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Number: 707/5
Name: Data processing: database and file management or data structures > Database or file accessing > Query processing (i.e., searching) > Query augmenting and refining (e.g., inexact access)
Description: Subject matter directed to methods of expanding or limiting access to and retrieval of data or files by techniques including fuzzy search, ranking or weighing, relevance, thesaurus, and concept retrieval.

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
7590726 Systems and methods for unifying and/or utilizing state information for managing networked systems Sep. 15, 2009
7590669 Managing client configuration data Sep. 15, 2009
7590651 Search apparatus Sep. 15, 2009
7590636 Knowledge filter Sep. 15, 2009
7590631 System and method for guiding navigation through a hypertext system Sep. 15, 2009
7590627 Arrangement for processing data files in connection with a terminal Sep. 15, 2009
7590626 Distributional similarity-based models for query correction Sep. 15, 2009
7590622 System for facilitating searches for data stored on a network Sep. 15, 2009
7590619 Search system using user behavior data Sep. 15, 2009
7590291 Method and apparatus for non-parametric hierarchical clustering Sep. 15, 2009
7587732 Portable multi-purpose audience measurement system Sep. 8, 2009
7587421 Method, system, and article of manufacture for generating device specific requests Sep. 8, 2009
7587410 Dynamic cube services Sep. 8, 2009
7587394 Methods and apparatus for query rewrite with auxiliary attributes in query processing operations Sep. 8, 2009
7587387 User interface for facts query engine with snippets from information sources that include query terms and answer terms Sep. 8, 2009
7584411 Methods and apparatus to identify graphical elements Sep. 1, 2009
7584185 Page re-ranking system and re-ranking program to improve search result Sep. 1, 2009
7584184 System of effectively searching text for keyword, and method thereof Sep. 1, 2009
7584183 Method for node classification and scoring by combining parallel iterative scoring calculation Sep. 1, 2009
7584182 Determining cardinality of a parameter using hash values Sep. 1, 2009
7584181 Implicit links search enhancement system and method for search engines using implicit links generated by mining user access patterns Sep. 1, 2009
7584179 Method of document searching Sep. 1, 2009
7584175 Phrase-based generation of document descriptions Sep. 1, 2009
7584173 Edit distance string search Sep. 1, 2009
7584167 Real estate disclosure reporting method Sep. 1, 2009
7584101 System for and method of automated quality monitoring Sep. 1, 2009
7584079 Method of configuring a product Sep. 1, 2009
7581237 Method and apparatus for generating television program recommendations based on prior queries Aug. 25, 2009
7580942 Indexing and ranking processes for directory assistance services Aug. 25, 2009
7580937 Method and apparatus for updating rules and transmitting change notifications Aug. 25, 2009
7580931 Topic distillation via subsite retrieval Aug. 25, 2009
7580929 Phrase-based personalization of searches in an information retrieval system Aug. 25, 2009
7580920 System and method for graceful degradation of a database query Aug. 25, 2009
7580868 Systems, methods, and computer program products for determining rankings of product providers displayed via a product source system Aug. 25, 2009
7580829 Apparatus and method for reordering of multiple language databases for text disambiguation Aug. 25, 2009
7577673 Organising data in a database Aug. 18, 2009
7577668 Information transmission system and information transmission method Aug. 18, 2009
7577653 Registration system and duplicate entry detection algorithm Aug. 18, 2009
7577652 Measuring topical coherence of keyword sets Aug. 18, 2009
7577651 System and method for providing temporal search results in response to a search query Aug. 18, 2009
7577650 Method and system for ranking objects of different object types Aug. 18, 2009
7577649 Engine for validating proposed changes to an electronic entity Aug. 18, 2009
7577647 Combining nested aggregators Aug. 18, 2009
7577644 Augmented search with error detection and replacement Aug. 18, 2009
7577641 Computer-implemented system and method for analyzing search queries Aug. 18, 2009
7574500 Establishing a cache expiration time to be associated with newly generated output by determining module- specific cache expiration times for a plurality of processing modules Aug. 11, 2009
7574436 Reranking and increasing the relevance of the results of Internet searches Aug. 11, 2009
7574433 Classification-expanded indexing and retrieval of classified documents Aug. 11, 2009
7574427 Neutral sales consultant Aug. 11, 2009
7574425 System and method for query management in a database management system Aug. 11, 2009

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