WO2005057366A3 - Methods and systems for conceptually organizing and presenting information - Google Patents

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WO2005057366A3
WO2005057366A3 PCT/US2004/041089 US2004041089W WO2005057366A3 WO 2005057366 A3 WO2005057366 A3 WO 2005057366A3 US 2004041089 W US2004041089 W US 2004041089W WO 2005057366 A3 WO2005057366 A3 WO 2005057366A3
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Andy Curtis
Apostolos Gerasoulis
Alan Levin
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Andy Curtis
Apostolos Gerasoulis
Alan Levin
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    • G06F17/30Information retrieval; Database structures therefor ; File system structures therefor
    • G06F17/30861Retrieval from the Internet, e.g. browsers
    • G06F17/30864Retrieval from the Internet, e.g. browsers by querying, e.g. search engines or meta-search engines, crawling techniques, push systems
    • G06F17/30867Retrieval from the Internet, e.g. browsers by querying, e.g. search engines or meta-search engines, crawling techniques, push systems with filtering and personalisation

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Methods and systems (320) for providing a response to a query. Multiple users' search engine activity in regard to a query is correlated. A response is provided based upon this correlated search engine activity information. For one embodiment of the invention, in the context of search engine result optimization, the user activity and/or user information of multiple users (305, 308), during a search session, is correlated with queries to effect an evolving association between queries and the organization and presentation of documents. Systems (320) in accordance with such embodiments employ the ability to store users' activity over the entire search session, thus making possible the correlation of a number of different types of user activity and user information. The use of correlated user input allows such systems to provide relevant search results without the limitations imposed by the key-word-based systems of the prior art.
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