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System and method to integrate content in real time into a dynamic real-time 3-dimensional scene
System integrating content in real-time into dynamic 3d scene includes external server including cms, a device including content integrating engine to process in real-time 3d scenes, and display device to display combined 3d scene output. Cms searches for social media posts on social media servers.
Lazzeri Societa Agricola A R.l.


Suggestion of visual effects based on detected sound patterns
Disclosed embodiments provide techniques for suggesting a visual effect based on detected sounds. The sounds can be speech and/or music.
International Business Machines Corporation


Security system integrated with social media platform
Systems and methods are described comprising a touchscreen that includes a processor coupled to a security system at a premises. A plurality of user interfaces presented via the touchscreen includes a security interface and a network interface.
Icontrol Networks, Inc.


Social-media-based tv show production, distribution, and broadcast system
Disclosed are systems and techniques for producing, distribution and broadcasting a live social-media-based tv show (“social-media show”), such as live social media reality show, based on one or multiple live video streams produced by one or multiple social media influencers who serve as show hosts for the live show. The disclosed systems and techniques provide a unique social-media-show production pipeline that allows for a real-time collaborative production of a “tv-like” reality show between multiple social media influencers (or “smis”) and live broadcast/distribution of the produced social-media show based on a disclosed production format of social-media show(s).
Social Media Broadcaster, Llc


Event affinity detangling with broadcasts rolling over time zones
Social media inputs specific to a content of a broadcast program and received from a plurality of users are analyzed to determine a sentiment value expressed relative to a portion of the content. A group is formed of those users whose sentiment values expressed relative to the portion of the content are within a specified tolerance value of sentiment value and are expressed within a defined period during the broadcast of the program.
International Business Machines Corporation


Campaign delivery system
Systems, methods and tools for targeting campaign notifications during specific times that a user performs related activities or events. The targeted delivery system retrieves information describing the user's day to day activities and the timing of the activities from a plurality of data sources such as social media, browser history, downloads, search engine activity, emails, audio data, video data etc.
International Business Machines Corporation


Transforming social media re-shares to track referrer history and identify influencers
Approaches are provided for tracking and measuring the influence of social networking members on groups of friends to engage in electronic commerce. An approach includes receiving unique identifier information and activity information for a user that referred a social media link to one or more other users.
International Business Machines Corporation


In-place supervisory review for electronic communications
Representative embodiments disclose mechanisms to route electronic communications for supervisory review. Users of a messaging system are assigned appropriate permissions to create and manage supervisory review policies, access supervisory review mailboxes to perform supervisory review actions, run reports and other activities associated with supervisory review.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


System and measuring and predicting content dissemination in social networks
Methods and systems for measuring and predicting content dissemination in social networks includes computing a “virality score” for popularity of social media content, a “pattern” of diffusion of the content, and a “hype” parameter of such content without requiring a “friendship graph” or “information diffusion” structured data. It also includes an iterative, predictive model, which predicts future performance (or future rate of dissemination) of the content while mitigating a class imbalance problem inherent in predicting viral posts, and which provides updates to the model based on actual performance results..
Disney Enterprises, Inc.


System and alerting users to digital content objects of potential interest
A method and system for processing digital content objects, such as news stories, are provided. A user specifies digital content objects of interest.
Newswhip Media Limited


Personalized social media actions based on eminence traits

An approach for creating personalized recommended social media actions to improve social eminence within a social network. A social action engine receives persona social traits, social graphs associated with a user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Personalized social media actions based on eminence traits

An approach for creating personalized recommended social media actions to improve social eminence within a social network. A social action engine receives persona social traits, social graphs associated with a user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Social media platform

A system for providing a social media platform to enhance the quality of online social interactions among users. The system includes first and second client computing devices that are running social media applications for the social media platform.
Lion Global, Inc.

Online social media interaction system

A system and method for connecting a number of users to enable interaction between the users through an integrated online social media and instant messaging platform is disclosed. The system includes an electronic communication device configured to run an integrated social media and instant messaging application, which includes a social networking module for providing a variety of social media related services to the users, a social media integration module for integrating a number of online social media platforms of the user and an instant messaging module for enabling interaction between the users.

System for generating data from social media messages for the real-time evaluation of publicly traded assets

A system for generating data from social media messages for the real-time evaluation of publicly traded assets includes an ingest component for ingesting the social media messages and a filter module eliminating expressions not considered useful language from social media messages and configuring input social media message into useful formats to form filtered social media messages. The system also includes a language processor processing the filtered social media messages based upon lexical databases to form filter and processed social media messages.
Isentium, Llc

Social media ecosystem

A computer implemented method using consumer initiated preferences to increase the advertisement's click through rate.. .
Dreamspace Group, Llc

Referral and collaboration based social media platform for brand marketing, brand management, and customer relations management

A marketing and crm platform for restaurants, grocery stores, pharmaceutical companies, retail establishments, online ecommerce retailers, in conjunction with a vendor profile, customer profile, and social network is described. The platform may provide incentives, loyalty, discounts, sales, markdowns, barcode coupons and offers from vendors and customers, for engagement activity in-store or online or referral of customers to the vendor, customer, or group's social networks.

Eq-digital conversation assistant

Systems and methods for receiving various input data, processing said input data, and utilizing artificial emotional intelligence to analyze said input data to return calculated response stimuli are provided. Various electronic devices may be utilized to acquire input data related to a specific user, a group of users, or environments.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Virtual healthcare personal assistant

A virtual healthcare personal assistant is provided to assists a patient in healthcare decision making. Healthcare data is received for the patient from multiple interfaces including an electronic health record, insurance systems, pharmacy systems, remote monitoring systems, clinician scheduling systems, patient social media systems, and a patient mobile device.
Cerner Innovation, Inc.

Search method, apparatus, and electronic device

A method of searching content is provided. The method includes receiving, in a social media messaging program, a search request including one or more search terms from a user of a client device.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

System and method to model recognition statistics of data objects in a business database

A method and system are provided for analyzing content and social media to calculate a likelihood of a data objects being recognized by a user, particularly data objects related to business services, such as projects and company names. The system may model recognizability in absolute and personalized terms.
0934781 Bc Ltd

Social delivery of iptv streams

Delivery of internet protocol television (iptv) content, in one aspect, may comprise monitoring social media streams. Trends may be identified from the social media streams, the trends describing interests in iptv content by location, time and subscriber types.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and routing social expressions

A method of routing social media communication in a contact center system supporting an organization includes receiving, by a processor, a plurality of communications by one or more users from one or more social media platforms, determining, by the processor, valuation scores for the communications, filtering, by the processor, the communications based on a criteria, reorganizing, by the processor, the filtered communications based on the valuation scores, and routing, by the processor, the communications to a plurality of agents of the contact center system.. .
Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc.

Detecting extraneous social media messages

A social network server system may receive a social media message that is to be posted at the social network server system, the social media message being authored by a user of the social network server system. Prior to posting the social media message at the social network server system, the social network server system may determine, based at least in part on applying one or more rules to content of the social media message, a likelihood that the user would modify the content of the social media message after it is posted at the social network server system, wherein the one or more rules are generated based at least in part on previous actions taken by the user on previous social media messages authored by the user and posted at the social network server system and may, responsive to determining that the likelihood exceeds a threshold, generate an alert message..
Google Inc.

Application for interactive learning in real-time

A framework for an interactive learning system is described herein. The system connects an end-user device to a virtual learning environment for an end-user to select a live training event within the virtual learning environment.
Broadband Education Pte. Ltd.

Social media enrichment framework

A social media enrichment framework is described herein. In one or more embodiments, the framework is configured to store a set of interface endpoints for accessing different sources of analytic metadata.
Oracle International Corporation

Explore query caching

Provided are technical solutions for preparing and using a cache of social media post data. In an example, a database of social media posts is queried for matching posts and respective metadata for each matching post.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Empty plastic bottle recycling apparatus and advertising platform

An empty plastic bottle recycling apparatus and advertising platform (braap) that is used to captively hold at least one, and preferably multiple, plastic beverage bottles and includes advertising or promotional indicia printed thereon. The braap has a structure which is a strip, or an strip.

Electronic device and computer application monitoring, alert, and intervention system and method

In accordance with aspects of the inventive concept, provided is a monitoring and alert system that enables one or more monitoring individuals, e.g., parents, to monitor social media usage, internet usage, application usage, content, communications, location, and/or other aspects of one or more other monitored users, e.g., their children. The monitoring and alert system can utilize social media, electronic communications, cellular data, positioning data, and navigation data, as examples, relating to and/or generated from a monitored user's activity on its mobile device to acquire data used to generate alerts to the corresponding monitoring users..
K&m Bristol Holdings, Llc

Systems and methods for improving social media advertising efficiency

Systems and methods that enable enhanced social media advertising efficiency using mixed model equations to process advertisement data. A model is described that calculates enhanced advertisement data based on calculations using and re-using variables to isolate keys for effective advertisement..
Sprinklr, Inc.

System and social behavior mapping

A method for managing social media communications of an organization supported by a contact center system includes receiving a communication by a user from a social media platform, determining a relevance of the communication to the organization, analyzing the communication to generate a suggested response to the communication, routing the communication to an agent of the contact center system, and displaying the suggested response on a display device of the agent.. .
Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc.

Faceconnect

Facebook is currently the largest social media web site in the world with over 1.6 billion users and a market value of over 270 billion, but i believe that faceconnect with its brand new features will beat facebook.. .

Educational proficiency development and assessment system

A system for developing, aggregating, tracking and reporting individual achievement to create individualized learning plans and proficiency metrics using real time inputs from various learning tools, such as, but not limited to, social media, the individual user, teachers, parents, schools, or any number of other stakeholders in the educational process or those needing an evaluative measure of an individual's proficiency as it relates to certain skills is disclosed. The system can receive varied inputs from an individual's learning environment, such as, but not limited to, inside the classroom, outside the classroom, third party online learning tools, and the individual's immediate environment, to aggregate, dynamically populate, track, and report against an individual learning plan.
Protean Llc

Selfee social media nano‐influencer tracking and reward system and method

Systems and methods for the identification, tracking and rewarding of natural, organic and authentic social media digital branded content by influencers, and particularly of nano-influencers. Monitoring and rewarding mechanisms and criteria are based on a selected subject-matter, so that the analysis permits quantification of influencers and takes into account the desire of promoters to have their areas of influence commented on social media..

Methods and systems for facilitating customer support using a social post case feed and publisher

Methods and systems are provided for responding to customer posts on a plurality of social media channels from a customer service portal of a customer relationship management (crm) system of an organization. A retrieval system can retrieve, based on one or more rules specified by a rules engine, data from a first customer post on a first social media channel.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Methods and systems for processing translations based on a social media profile

Methods, systems, and/or devices for processing translations are described. In some embodiments, the method may comprise receiving a request to display a message to a user and determining a language in which to display the message, where the language has multiple translations for the message based on a condition associated with the user.
Facebook, Inc.

Social media linked large format theater design

Theater designs including social media, and theater entrances configured to draw patrons into a main area of the theater including an entrance having a curved wall and curved walkway having a horizon drop-off for display of content related to a motion picture or other feature to be shown in the theater. The content may be interactive or otherwise linked to patrons passing a hallway including the curved wall.
Dolby Laboratories Licensing Corporation

Method, computer program and computer for estimating location based on social media

A system and method to estimate a location relating to a user who has not filled in information about the location in a profile field in social media such as a microblog. The system and method estimates association between a user in social media and a location includes the steps of acquiring a first content posted to the social media by a first user associated with a first location, determines regional localization of the first content on the basis of the first location, acquires a second content posted to the social media by a second user not associated with a location, determine the degree of a relationship between the first content and the second content, and associating the first location with the second user on the basis of the localization and the degree of the relationship..
International Business Machines Corporation

Method for attaching hash-tag using image recognition process and software distributing server storing software for the same method

A method for attaching a hash tag with image recognition, and a software distributing server recording therein software for performing the method, are provided. When a user creates his or her own post with his or her video to upload to a webpage of social media, the terminal may automatically extract words to be used as the hash tags from the video and insert the extracted words.
Indie Cf, Inc.

Identity mapping between commerce customers and social media users

In one aspect, a computer system for evaluating the accuracy of an identity mapping method is disclosed. The system can comprise a system memory, one or more processors, and/or a computer readable medium containing compute-executable instructions representing a probability accuracy module.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Trust circle through machine learning

Various embodiments of systems and methods for trust circle through machine learning are described herein. The method includes identifying a website subscribed with the trust circle for aggregating data based upon a query.
Sap Se

Social media influencer marketplace

A social media influencer advertising platform uses a feedback mechanism to help influencers manage the effectiveness of their advertisements. The feedback mechanism may be various components of an influencer's dashboard that report conversion statistics.
Vity Patent Holdco, Llc

System and using past or external information for future search results

Various embodiments can include a system comprising one or more processing modules; a database system that can comprise a first database cluster h and a second database cluster l; and one or more non-transitory memory storage modules storing computing instructions. The computing instructions can be configured to run on the one or more processing modules and perform acts of: creating a first mapping of a product to search terms for the product on a first social media platform; analyzing a first popularity factor of the product on the first social media platform during a first time period; analyzing a second popularity factor of the product on the first social media platform during a second time period different from the first time period; comparing the first popularity factor of the product on the first social media platform with the second popularity factor of the product on the first social media platform to create a first popularity trend signal of the product; storing a record containing information about the product in either the first database cluster h or the second database cluster l using the first popularity trend signal of the product; receiving a search request from a requester; and presenting, in response to the search request, a search result that can comprise one or more records in a set of distinct records for a set of distinct products to the requester, wherein the set of distinct records can comprise the record and wherein the set of distinct products can comprise the product..
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Real life to digital life event correlation

A method and system for correlating events with social media is provided. The method includes retrieving from a social network, social network data associated with users of the social network.
International Business Machines Corporation

Targeted marketing based on social media interaction

A system and method for providing targeted marketing to a user based on the user's social media interaction. The system includes one or more computing platforms providing computer-automated functionality performing method steps for accepting a digital media and digital media related data from a publisher, generating associated information unique identifiers, monitoring social media networks for member-user rankings of the digital media after it is posted, and communicating to a member-user targeted marketing information based on the user rankings a data storage device persists the digital media, digital media related data, and information unique identifier, which may include a linking hash character, a unique identifier, an account identifier, and/or social media network system-defined elements.
Rewardstyle, Inc.

Determining the user's current preferred manner in communicating with user

A method, system and computer program product for suggesting a preferred manner in communicating with a user. Communications (e.g., electronic mail messages, instant messages, social media posts) with a user from a plurality of other users and responses thereto are monitored.
International Business Machines Corporation

Proactive deep-analysis virtual assistant application and integration

A virtual assistant ai system that may be connected to a wide variety of user accounts such as financial accounts, social media, news, shopping, utilities and service providers, travel accounts, and other account types. The ai then continually monitors connected accounts for changes, analyzes changes when they occur and identifies any relationships or interactions between accounts and potential or actual implications of changes, and generates proactive notifications and provides them to the user who may then further investigate using virtual assistant ai clients..
The Hintbox!, Inc.

System for using vr glasses in sports

Disclosed is a system for providing real-time match analysis to assist coach in changing scenarios from sidelines in a live game on the field. The system receives real-time media data from cameras placed on one or more athletes.

System, method, and computer program product for contact center management

A system, method, and computer program product for customer contact management via voice, chat, e-mail and social network contacts includes a balanced service process (bsp) that includes a plurality of cause or response codes for maximizing first contact resolution (fcr) and csat. The bsp is incorporated within a contact center (single center, multiple centers and/or work at home), which receives voice calls, sms messages, email, chat, or social media communications from customers.
Balance Cxi Inc.

Geo-localization purchase incentive system

A geo-localization purchase incentive system employs product label with imbedded nfc tags. The label is adhered to a product package and seal the package opening.

Automated agent for social media systems

A method to automatically process social media data includes capturing captured data, describing actions and/or context relating a user across multiple social media systems. The captured data is stored within a database.
Google Llc

Real-time assessing and improving a presence and perception of an entity

A method for assessing and improving a presence and perception of an entity includes, for one or more presence categories of data sources, determining a number of data sources in a presence category on which the entity has a presence to thereby determine a presence score for the entity. The presence score increases as the number of data sources upon which the entity has a presence increases.
Accenture Global Solutions Limited

Social media based audiovisual work creation and sharing platform and method

Tools for the creation of audiovisual works that enable the creation of audiovisual works on mobile devices and the subsequent sharing of those works, as alarms, notifications and other forms of media, through social networks are herein provided and described.. .
Inspr Llc

System and detecting geo-locations in social media

A method of determining locations for social media postings may include: retrieving, by communicating with at least one application programming interface (api) of a social media system over one or more first communication networks, at least one social media posting; determining at least one location mention in the at least one social media posting; determining at least one location based on the at least one location mention; determining a primary location from the at least one location; storing, in at least one database on a non-transitory machine-readable storage medium, at least one set of geo-coordinates for the primary location in at least one posting object for the at least one social media posting; and outputting, by communicating with a user system over one or more second communication networks, the at least one social media posting with the stored at least one set of geo-coordinates for display on the user system.. .
Thomson Reuters Global Resources Unlimited Company

Dynamically routing messages in a publish/subscribe system by creating temporal topics for subscriptions and publications

A method, system and computer program product for dynamically routing messages in a publish/subscribe system. A messaging application receives messages from sensors (e.g., road condition sensors).
International Business Machines Corporation

Generating user groups in a social media service

Systems, methods, and software described herein enhance the management of users and groups within a social media context. In one implementation, a user may request a generation of a new user group in a social media service.
Trimian, Inc.

Method and system for inferring user visit behavior of a user based on social media content posted online

A method of generating a predictive model of categories of venues visited by a user is provided. The method may include extracting a first content feature from a first digital post to an online social media platform selected from a plurality of digital posts, extracting a second content feature from a second digital post to an online social media platform selected from the plurality of social media posts, aggregating the first and second content features, inferring at least one of a frequency and a regularity of visits to a venue category associated with the plurality of digital posts based on the aggregated first and second content features using a neural network, and determining at least one of a frequently visited venue category and a regularly visited venue category based on the inferred frequency and a regularity of visits associated with the plurality of digital posts..
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

Social media application and system for court games

A computer processor of the mobile device may transmit a request to a server for other mobile devices present on one or more of the plurality of courts. The request may include a location of the mobile device.

Television key phrase detection

Images of key phrases or hashtags appear on televised feeds. Image processing techniques, such as feature locating algorithms or character recognition algorithms, can be used to locate the images of key phrases in the images.
Twitter, Inc.

Social interaction data preservation for augmented photos

Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, system and computer program product for social interaction data preservation for augmented photos. In an embodiment of the invention, a method for social interaction data preservation for augmented photos includes selecting for replacement an image posted to a social media site and replacing the selected image in the social media site with a new image.
International Business Machines Corporation

Technologies for location-based visualization of social data

A location-based social data visualization system a system for generating a graphical visualization of social data for a geographical region includes a social data visualization (sdv) server 110 communicatively coupled to one or more social media sources 140 via one or more communication networks 150.. .
Spatial Labs, Llc

Systems and methods for event detection and clustering

A method of detecting events in and clustering social media postings for display on a user system may include retrieving, via an application programming interface (api) of a social media system over at least one first communication network, at least one posting of the social media system; determining whether the at least one posting has content referring to a predetermined time period; upon determining that the at least one posting has content referring to the predetermined time period, determining whether the at least one posting corresponds to an existing cluster of postings related to an event; upon determining that the at least one posting corresponds to the existing cluster of postings relating to the event, storing, in at least one database on a non-transistory machine-readable storage medium, the existing cluster of postings modified to include the at least one posting; and providing, via at least one second communication network, a representation of the modified existing cluster of postings for display on a user system.. .
Thomson Reuters Global Resources Unlimited Company

Method and system for processing social media data for content recommendation

The disclosed embodiments illustrate methods and systems for processing social media data for content recommendation to a user. The method includes extracting a set of entity data from the social media data of the user.
Conduent Business Services, Llc

Systems and methods for multi-user multi-lingual communications

Various embodiments described herein facilitate multi-lingual communications. The systems and methods of some embodiments enable multi-lingual communications through different modes of communication including, for example, internet-based chat, e-mail, text-based mobile phone communications, postings to online forums, postings to online social media services, and the like.
Machine Zone, Inc.

Visual hash tags via trending recognition activities, systems and methods

A system and method of treating image data as a visual hash tag are presented. A device is able to subscribe to a content channel, possibly a channel that provide social media information, by the act of recognizing related objects without requiring a user to annotate content with unnatural hash tags..
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Wearable device for speech training

A wearable utterance training system includes a wearable utterance training device. The system may, for example: (1) receive one or more target utterances from the user; (2) detect a use of one of the one or more target utterances by the user; and (3) in response, provide one or more responsive effects.
Viesoft, Inc.

Automated cognitive psychometric scoring

A computer-implemented method for automated psychometric scoring which includes: collecting applicant data pertaining to an application from an applicant, the data including the applicant's name, age and demographic information; collecting textual information posted by the applicant from social media; automatically obtaining a personality profile of the applicant computed from the textual information; building a consolidated applicant profile by joining the personality profile and the applicant data; inputting the consolidated applicant profile into a machine learning model to compute an approval score with respect to approving or not approving the application; and outputting the approval score from the machine learning model.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Book exchange platform, an electronic device

A social media book exchange platform, system and method, for an electronic device comprises a server for reading medium and storing user information and book lists within the platform to provide a book swapping and selling website. A book swapping and selling app operable with the platform and book swapping and selling website may also be provided.

System and real-time video processing to find and display related social content, related videos, and related images

A method for real- time video processing to find and display independent content, such as related social media content, related videos, and related images for an object or services, to facilitate purchasing decisions for an object or services. The system and method allows a user to utilize a camera of a computing device to scan an object or text associated with a product or service, in real time, to find related social content, related videos, and related images pertaining to the object and presents the independent content on a user interface for review by the user..

Social media payment platform apparatuses, methods and systems for processing payments via social media

A computer-implemented method for processing payment requests via social media. Including receiving a payment request initiated by a payer via a social media network, including payer information associated with the payer and payee information associated with a payee.
Visa International Service Association

System and receiving, managing, controlling, saving and sharing information (content) of social media platform and other apps

A system and method of receiving, managing, controlling, saving and sharing information (content) of social media platforms and other apps is configured for a device. The method includes the steps of: installing the application; creating a profile of a user; providing personal details of the user; verification of the user; determining appropriate settings for the profile; accessing distinct social media platforms; copy relevant data from the platforms; and saving or sharing data.

System and creating a preference profile from shared images

A method includes obtaining from an online social media site a plurality of instances of images of objects associated with a person; analyzing with a data processor the plurality of instances of the images with a plurality of predetermined style classifiers to obtain a score for each image for each style classifier; and determining with the data processor, based on the obtained scores, a likely preference of the person for a particular style of object. The plurality of instances of images of objects associated with the person can be images that were posted, shared or pinned by person, and images that the person expressed a preference for.
International Business Machines Corporation

Predictive disaster recovery system

Environmental data, associated with a first computer, is received. Social media data, associated with the first computer, is also received.
International Business Machines Corporation

Animatronic feedback based upon social media activity

Exemplary methods, apparatuses, and systems receive, from a social media service, a notification of an event for a social media account of a user. An event type of the event for the social media account of the user is determined.
Soshee Llc

Method and system for dynamic proximity-based media sharing

Disclosed embodiments provide an approach for sharing media items between mobile devices that are in proximity to one another. A device id is generated and shared with nearby devices.
International Business Machines Corporation

Social-graph aware policy suggestion engine

Systems, devices and methods are disclosed to assist in configuring devices and policies to protect a regional network (e.g., home network) and its users. Users on the network are monitored to determine appropriate configuration settings and preferences by utilizing a combination of internally configured information and externally gathered information for each user.
Mcafee, Llc

Section identification in video content

Video content can be analyzed to identify particular sections of the video content. Speech to text or similar techniques can be used to obtain a transcription of the video content.
A9.com, Inc.

Digital bank branch

A digital bank branch system is provided for associating a customer communicating over a network with a banking host system with a physical bank branch. The digital bank branch system includes at least one computer memory storing customer information and instructions and at least one computer processor accessing and executing the stored instructions to perform multiple steps.
Jpmorgan Chase Bank, N.a.

System and preference determination

A system and method for preference determination, including obtaining permission for profile access from social media users where the users agree to participate in surveys. Profile data, preferences, and data from completed surveys is retrieved, and base odds are calculated for particular variables in profiles of respondents and of people in the general population, and attributes for which predictive targeted sets are desired are returned.
Louddoor, Llc

Digital processing system and device to communicate and track a template-based customized digital object through social media

A digital processing system to communicate and track a template-based customized digital object including a mobile user terminal and a server. The terminal includes an rf interface to receive position location signals, a processor to determine a geographic location of the terminal from the position location signals, a second rf interface to exchange signals with a wan, and user-interface means to display and to edit a digital object template.
Photopon, Inc.

Machine learning-based data aggregation using social media content

Machine learning-based data aggregation using social media content is described herein. An example method includes receiving news content from a plurality of online sources, parsing the news content to determine keywords or phrases related to topics of interest, creating a search query from the keywords or phrases, searching one or more social networks for social media content that matches the keywords or phrases in the search query, processing the social media content by at least one of filtering and ranking, and providing the processed social media content to an individual..
Crowdynews

System for managing organizational emergencies and coordinating emergency responses

An emergency response system includes remote computing devices programmed via executable code instructions to broadcast an emergency alert to recipients, responsive to instructions received from administrators or emergency responders, the emergency alert including a response request permitting recipients to provide a binary positive or negative user status response, receive the responses from the recipients along with location information, send a map showing known recipient locations coded by corresponding response status to the administrators/responders, provide chat functionality between users during an emergency alert, provide social media functions including message exchange between users, and override the social media functions during an emergency alert so that social media messages cannot be exchanged.. .
Qnexis, Inc.

Delaying a social media post

A social media application, platform, or computer system facilitating same presents a user with an option to post information later, as opposed to immediately. If the user selects to post later, the user may select a time, enter a time, or select a random time for the post to occur.

Social media influence of geographic locations

The present disclosure relates generally to internet social media, and more specifically to techniques for determining location-related information about internet social media content. In some embodiments, a system accesses data representing a first social media post, the data including geographic location data identifying a first geographic location.
Hyp3r Inc.

Location resolution of social media posts

The present disclosure relates generally to internet social media, and more specifically to techniques for determining location-related information about internet social media content. In some embodiments, a system accesses data representing a first social media post, the data including geographic location data identifying a first geographic location.
Hyp3r Inc

Geographical location recommendation system

Some embodiments provide a recommender system configured to recommend a geographical location to a user is provided. The recommender system may be configured to process unstructured data from various data sources such as social media, planning documents, news media, and/or any other type data sources that may provide certain information, regarding a project.
Aiooki Limited

Recipe management system

A recipe management system is disclosed where participants can submit healthy recipes and their serving costs. If accepted, the recipes will then be posted via web, application, social media, and in-store advertising.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Electronic receipt system with social media link and related servers and methods

An electronic receipt system may include a point-of-sale (pos) terminal having a near field communication (nfc) device for communicating with a mobile wireless communications device during a transaction for purchasing at least one item, and a server. The server may be for receiving a user identifier transmitted from the mobile communication device via the nfc device, verifying an enrollment status of the user identifier, based upon results of the verifying, generating an electronic receipt associated with the transaction, and generating a social media network link feature in the electronic receipt and associated with the item, the social media network link feature for sharing the purchase of the item on a corresponding social media network..
Flexreceipts Inc.

Topic profile query creation

A topic profile may be generated based on several words/phrases. The topic profile may include social media content items such as a social media post from a variety of social media sources.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

System and detection and visulaization of anomalous media events

Methods and systems for detection and visualization of anomalous media events are described, where av media data of a sporting event (game) are analyzed to identify av media segments indicative of unscripted anomalous events (ae's) that elicit a social media response (smr), and selectable ae graphic visualization (or ae gui) is provided showing the position of the ae on the court or field of play graphic, corresponding to the actual field of play, as a form of augmented reality. The graphic may also show the level of interest and the sentiment allocation (positive, negative, neutral) for each ae, a social media source allocation, details about the ae, social media posts, and other graphic display features related to the ae.
Disney Enterprises, Inc.

Unified and smart notifications and quick settings system

A user device incorporates a user interface platform that combines user notifications and various operational settings as part of a common display region. The notifications and settings are separated from one another, and the user interface dynamically adjusts the arrangement of these features to make it convenient for a user to quickly see the information and to manage it.
Google Inc.

Crowdfunding using iptv systems and fundraising methods

The present invention relates generally to internet protocol television (iptv). More specifically, the present invention is a method and device for iptv crowdfunding or iptv fundraising.
Ovata B.v.

Method, apparatus and article for delivering media content via a user-selectable narrative presentation

A narrative includes a number of serially connected narrative segments combined by a director or editor in a defined sequence to tell a story. Quite frequently a number of different narrative segments are available to the director or editor.
Mindsightmedia, Inc.

Systems and methods for providing a social media knowledge base

A method of identifying and presenting accounts and postings of a social media system may include: retrieving, via at least one communication interface of the social media system, account information for a plurality of social media accounts; classifying, based on the retrieved account information, the plurality of social media accounts according to account type; ranking, based on the retrieved account information, the plurality of social media accounts according to perceived importance or influence; storing, in an account database, a representation of a subset of the plurality of social media accounts having a ranking greater than a predetermined threshold; retrieving, via the at least one api, postings of the stored social media accounts; and generating, for display on a user system, a user interface to present the retrieved social media postings for the stored accounts organized according to at least one of: account type, or ranking.. .
Thomson Reuters Global Resources Unlimited Company

Augmenting location of social media posts based on proximity of other posts

An apparatus includes a memory storing instructions, and a processor that is configured to: generate a social media message without location information marking, scan for one or more electronic devices within vicinity of the processor, determine location of the electronic device, and mark the social media message with location information.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Audio-based social media platform

A method for audio-based social media messaging for a wearable device includes generating a first audio message using a wearable device, the wearable device having at least one microphone and at least one speaker and conveying the first audio message from the wearable device to an audio-based social media platform using a wireless radio transceiver within the wearable device.. .
Bragi Gmbh

Social media advertising system and method

A social media advertising system facilitates the auto-population of a symbol, such as a sponsor's logo, in association with a topic or hashtag the sponsor has agreed to promote or support. The sponsor purchases the right to have a chosen symbol displayed when a social media post is published having a specific topic or hashtag.

Low privacy risk and high clarity social media support system

A method and system are provided. The method includes separating initial user-inputted data into terms.
International Business Machines Corporation

Cognitive recapitulation of social media content

A feedback value of a user is received, the feedback value corresponding to a content of a current post on a social media service. The content is analyzed to determine a context of the current post.
International Business Machines Corporation

Mining multi-lingual data

Technology is disclosed for mining training data to create machine translation engines. Training data can be mined as translation pairs from single content items that contain multiple languages; multiple content items in different languages that are related to the same or similar target; or multiple content items that are generated by the same author in different languages.
Facebook, Inc.

Authentication using dynamic verbal questions based on social and geospatial history

An approach is provided for authenticating a user. Geolocations are collected during a first time period and social media interactions are collected during a second time period.
International Business Machines Corporation

Automated analysis of image or video data

Systems and methods are provided for analyzing images or video using computer vision. Media items, including images or videos, are retrieved from one or more media channels, such as social media network services, streaming media networks, or broadcast networks.
Gumgum, Inc.

Method and system for presenting event notifications in a social media environment

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a method and system for providing notification of events. Specifically, embodiments disclosed herein describe a method and system for generating dynamic messages based on events and transmitting the dynamic messages to various users over a social networking platform.
Onyx Websites Llc

Multi-sensor event detection and tagging system

A sensor event detection and tagging system that analyzes data from multiple sensors to detect an event and to automatically select or generate tags for the event. Sensors may include for example a motion capture sensor and one or more additional sensors that measure values such as temperature, humidity, wind or elevation.
Blast Motion Inc.

Social gaming system

The present invention is a method of conducting a game among multiple participants by means of application software operating on or accessed through the participants' respective mobile devices. The mobile app or mobile saas connects the participating mobile devices via the internet with a game server, which provides a daily menu of predictive questions organized in multiple categories.
Raewood Entertainment, Llc

System and populating a database with a set of information related to an item owned by a first owner that is transferred to a second owner

Populating a database with information includes associating a first interactive item card with the first item; associating the card with the first owner; associating information content with the card. The information content includes a first location, or first image of the first item, social media interaction related to the card at a first moment of time or information related to the first owner; changing association of the card from the first owner to a second owner if the ownership of the first item is transferred; adding to the information content additional information content that includes a second location or a second image of the first item, at least one social media interaction related to the card at a second moment of time or an information related to the second owner; and populating the database with the associations and the information content..
Appsoft Oy

Intelligent system and payment, finance, and social commerce

A method, device, system, and computer program product relating to ecommerce, mcommerce, finance, community building, and social media is provided. A payment and social media commerce gobblinq™ system provides substantial discounts and cash backs to users from merchants, manufacturers, and others.
Fabrizio Boccardi

Concept using objective assistance provided by distinct and discrete support groups

The invention provides selectable, qualified sub-groups of a social media membership community may render assistant to community members having a need therefore for in the making of decisions related to personal goal attainment and in the formulation of tasks by which such goals may be attained. The participants in all aspects, inclusive of the individual requesting objective attainment assistance, members voting upon a specific goal-attainment related inquiry, and parties providing a system oversight to the interaction occurring between anonymous forums and users requesting assistance, all receive commercial credits of varying types..

Vehicle maintenance analytics and notifications

A computer-implemented method, computer program product, and system for vehicle maintenance are provided. The computer-implemented method may include predicting a future vehicle location based on a vehicle location history; predicting future vehicle usage from user information, wherein the user information includes information collected from a user's social media account; identifying maintenance needs of a vehicle; and determining available times for vehicle maintenance based on the future vehicle location and the user information..
International Business Machines Corporation

Automatic after call social messaging connection platform

This disclosure provides methods, systems, services, and platforms for automatically prompting a user of a mobile device to follow an entity on a social media network after a triggering event. This disclosure enables mobile network operators to generate more followers on social media, and, thereby, connect better with potential customers or fans.
Onepin, Inc.

Method and system for publication of social network marketing content based on schedule and priority

A method and system for publishing social network content is disclosed. The method and system includes a computational device including a number of modules to effectuate timely publishing of social media content.
Making Degraide Technology, Llc

Systems and methods for integrating healthy living programs with payment networks

A computer-based system may register a fitness device with a transaction account by associating a device identifier of the fitness device with the transaction account in a database. The system may detect a health-related activity such as, for example, measurements from the fitness device, social media posts, or user recommendations.
American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc.

System and managing artificial conversational entities enhanced by social knowledge

A method for answering a natural-language user query includes receiving a query from a user by a central agent, parsing the query, and determining if an answer is known to the central agent as being within a local database. If the answer is known, the query is answered with a known natural-language answer using the local database.
International Business Machines Corporation

Systems and methods for multi-user mutli-lingual communications

Various embodiments described herein facilitate multi-lingual communications. The systems and methods of some embodiments may enable multi-lingual communications through different modes of communications including, for example, internet-based chat, e-mail, text-based mobile phone communications, postings to online forums, postings to online social media services, and the like.
Machine Zone, Inc.

Method and device to prohibit communications which require active participation by the driver of a vehicle

Operating a vehicle while texting, using applications or using a mobile device has been shown to be very dangerous and increase the likelihood of accidents. An exemplary embodiment relates to a method, techniques and a system that can prohibit the use of a mobile device by the driver while driving.

Social media systems and methods and mobile devices therefor

Methods, systems, and mobile devices for providing users with social media-related information about other users based on the relative geographic locations of the users.. .

Presenting educational activities via an extended social media feed

An example system for presenting educational activities includes a computer processor and computer memory including instructions that cause the computer processor to receive a plurality of educational activities. The instructions also cause the processor to determine a learning level for a target user.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Social media broadcast system and method

Systems and method of the present invention are directed to automated social media broadcast systems and methods. Methods, and computer programs or software application systems are adapted to read and process data from a data source to automatically populate broadcasts to social media accounts, such as twitter™, facebook™, youtube™, linkedin™, and the like..
Pinput Llc

Approval between portions of content in digital items

Approaches presented herein enable automatically indicating approval between portions of content in digital items in a digital item network context based on social media activity. Specifically, activity signals (e.g., likes, shares, etc.) related to a social media item in a social media network environment having a topic are evaluated and a set of tags are generated based on the topic.
International Business Machines Corporation

Compiling documents into a timeline per event

Representative embodiments disclose mechanisms to compile documents into a timeline document that tracks the evolution of a topic over time. Social media documents can be used to identify importance or popularity of linked documents (i.e., documents shared by social media in a post, tweet, etc.).
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Unified filtered social media content stream for single user interface access

A system, method and program product are provided for system for processing a set of social media (sm) streams. A system is disclosed that includes: a user interface for selecting the set of sm streams and for inputting a set of filtering definitions; a stream unification system that creates a single unified stream from the set of sm streams; a content filtering system that selects relevant content items from the single unified stream based on the set of filtering definitions and generates a unified filtered sm stream using selected content items; and an output system that outputs the unified filtered sm stream to a user display..
International Business Machines Corporation

Multi-functional weight rack and exercise monitoring system for tracking exercise movements

Systems and methods for tracking user movement during physical fitness activities are presented. A camera tracks movements of objects of interest in a field of view thereof during an exercise routine to log, instruct and provide feedback data to assist the user in reaching fitness goals.
Catalyft Labs, Inc.

Intelligently splitting text in messages posted on social media website to be more readable and understandable for user

A method, system and computer program product for improving readability and understandability in messages posted on a social media website. The messages posted on a social media website, such as the user's social networking feed, are scanned.
International Business Machines Corporation

Social media engagement engine

Described herein is a social media engagement engine. In accordance with another aspect of the framework, a social media message from a person (e.g., customer, prospect) is received via a social media data connector plugged into a social media interface.
Sap Se

System and generating a tracked message

A method or process for generating an attributable and trackable message based engagement through sms or ip based messaging unit, from within a single unified campaign platform environment, between internet connected devices on any open or closed content delivery networks, servers, website, or social media sites such that the intent and messaging sequence may be tracked and attributed to campaigns, specified audiences, and ad platforms.. .

Confusion reduction in an online social network

Confusion reduction in an online social network. A method identifies elements in social media message content, determines, based on the identified elements, a plurality of candidate audiences to which the social media message content is potentially targeted, indicates, to a user, the plurality of candidate audiences and suggested additional elements to apply to the social media message content to tailor the social media message content to a target audience of the plurality of candidate audiences, and modifies the social media message content with one or more additional elements of the suggested additional elements, the modifying adding the one or more additional elements to the social media message content and targeting the social media message content to the target audience..
International Business Machines Corporation

System and predicting a geographic origin of content and accuracy of geotags related to content obtained from social media and other content providers

A system and method for managing geotag data associated with content within a geofeed is provided. The content may be tagged with metadata such as geotag data that may specify a location where the content was created.
Tai Technologies, Inc.

System, method and recording medium for creating a social media sensing post

A social media sensing post creating method, system, and computer program product, include connecting to a plurality of devices within a predetermined area of a first user to create a sensing network, collecting multisensory data describing an experience of the first user using the sensing network, and creating a social status depicting the experience of the first user from the multisensory data to recreate memory on a later time, or to transmit the same environmental feelings to a second person.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

System and end to end investment and portfolio management using machine driven analysis of the market against qualifying factors

Device, system, and method to perform analysis of asset values and factors, predict the future prices of assets, provide recommendations, and preform actions. A method may include analyzing and forecasting the performance of at least one asset against one or more impacting factors.
Noonum

Classifying social media inputs

Described herein is a framework for classifying social media inputs. In accordance with one aspect of the framework, one or more social media inputs is acquired from one or more social media platforms.
Sap Se

Determining the user's current preferred manner in communicating with user

A method, system and computer program product for suggesting a preferred manner in communicating with a user. Communications (e.g., electronic mail messages, instant messages, social media posts) with a user from a plurality of other users and responses thereto are monitored.
International Business Machines Corporation

Intelligently splitting text in messages posted on social media website to be more readable and understandable for user

A method, system and computer program product for improving readability and understandability in messages posted on a social media website. The messages posted on a social media website, such as the user's social networking feed, are scanned.
International Business Machines Corporation

Integration of social interactions into media sharing

Embodiments for managing social commentary as applicable to social media by a processor. A spectrum of weights is assigned to individual portions of the social commentary as a function of a determined measured characteristic.
International Business Machines Corporation

Cognitive adjustment of social interactions to edited content

A shift in sentiment is computed, the shift including a difference between an original sentiment value of an original content of a post on social media and an edited sentiment value of an edited content of the post, where the post has an associated reaction value. By applying a function to the shift, an action value is computed, the action value corresponding to a type of action that can be used to manipulate the reaction value.
International Business Machines Corporation

Integration of social interactions into media sharing

Embodiments for managing social commentary as applicable to social media by a processor. A spectrum of weights is assigned to individual portions of the social commentary as a function of a determined measured characteristic.
International Business Machines Corporation

Accessibility-layered communication service using lighthouse

Methods, computer program products, and systems are presented. The methods include, for instance: providing social media feed cognizant lighthouse display service for communicating to spectators, information in regard to social response to an event, the lighthouse display service by use of a lighthouse structure further including a private display for subscribed data for an accessibility-layered communication service as encoded with a private key to make inaccessible to the spectators but to be decoded on a user device with the private key..
International Business Machines Corporation

Synchronous social media advertisement using one or more influencers

A social media advertisement system may coordinate the timing of social media posts. Such a system may cause several social media influencers to post in a coordinated fashion, such as all at a virtually the same time, or structured posts over a period of time.
Vity Patent Holdco, Llc

Automated advertising agency apparatuses, methods and systems

The automated advertising agency apparatuses, methods and systems (“aaa”) provides a platform that, in various embodiments, is configurable to provide advertisement generation and/or placement facilities leveraging real-time or near real-time updating of social media data. The aaa may be configured to automatically direct advertising purchasing, configuration and placement, guide marketing efforts, and implement marketing strategies maximizing target impact.
Quantifind, Inc.

Leveraging hashtags to dynamically scope a target audience for a social network message

A method for identifying a plurality of recipients of a social media correspondence is provided. The method may include receiving a correspondence from a user on a social media network that utilizes a hashtag.
International Business Machines Corporation

Sentiment based social media comment overlay on image posts

By performing natural language processing (nlp) on a comment to a social media post, an entity that is referenced in the comment is extracted. The entity is an object other than a human face that is depicted in an image in the post.
International Business Machines Corporation

Networked interpersonal matching application, system and method

A method for providing a social media matrix is disclosed. Leveraging the social media matrix between two or more users, matches are realized using one or more different categories based on profile information provided by the users..

Ranking social media content

A system for ranking social media content may be provided. The system may include one or more processors.
Fujitsu Limited

Social objectives-based workload resolution in a cloud environment

A content of a social media data is analyzed. The social media data relates to a workload that is to be located on a node.
International Business Machines Corporation

Detecting scripted or otherwise anomalous interactions with social media platform

A computer system receives an account creation request for a social media platform created and sent using a frontend component. An application programming interface (api) call sequence associated with the account creation request is received from the frontend component.
Twitter, Inc.

Building a trip plan from various sources

A method and system for building a trip plan from various sources is provided. The method includes receiving information detailing a planned trip from a social media website.
International Business Machines Corporation

Robotic camera system

A robotics camera system includes a camera robot that is in wireless communication with a robot cloud server through a cloud network such as the internet. A user having a mobile device desires to utilize a particular camera robot.
Accel Robotics Corporation

System and implementing sms texting as a customer service channel

Embodiments of the invention are directed to the integration of sms texting into a social media platform for providing customer service support. A method of the invention includes maintaining a registration of a handler system with a text hub, wherein the text hub intercepts text messages forwarded through a mobile carrier to the dedicated customer service landline.
Jpmorgan Chase Bank, N.a.

One-to-many icebreaker post generating real-time private one-on-one chat threads

Embodiments include providing an icebreaker message that may be broadcast publicly by a poster to users of a social media application. The icebreaker message may be structured and context-based.
Foundermark, Inc.

Central trusted electronic commerce platform that leverages social media services

Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for integrating e-commerce capabilities with social media services using a central trusted service are disclosed. A client application executable on a client device interacts with a central trusted e-commerce/social media service executing on one or more servers.
International Business Machines Corporation

Virtual and real market commodity recommendation and reward system

The present invention discloses a virtual and real market commodity recommendation and reward system for recommending a target commodity or a target location. The virtual and real market commodity recommended and reward system includes a wireless mobile device, a transaction host, and a recommendation server.
Linctronix Ltd.

Collaboration system to share tailored information with social networks

Techniques are disclosed for distributing online content (e.g., news articles, blog posts, and the like) to a social media provider at a point in time determined based on topic maturity. One or more metrics are obtained from each of a plurality of social media providers.
International Business Machines Corporation

Automated 3d photo booth

This fully-automated 3d photo booth uses a single-or dual-lens camera or other depth sensors. Depth algorithms process the pictures taken, which can be inserted into themed templates.
Ipc Hk Limited

Methods and systems for connecting users of social media networks through a network application using short range wireless communications

Transforming short range wireless communications interactions into relevant links between nodes in a social graph or other database linking a person or object to other people, objects, locations, events, or content. The inferred links are based upon the proximity, frequency, duration, location, timing, degree, clustering, attributes, or assigned importance of the wireless communications interactions.

Automated social media queuing system

An automated queue is provided including processing circuitry configured to receive one or more posts from a social media platform associated with a target entity, generate a case including the content of a post, enter the case in a virtual queue for agent review, in response to the case reaching the front of the virtual queue, causing the content to be displayed to an agent on a user interface, receive a response from the user interface, and cause the response to be posted to the social media platform.. .
Acf Technologies, Inc.

Method and system for generating recommendations based on visual data and associated tags

A method and system for generating recommendations. The method including extracting concept information from visual content associated with content posted to a social media platform, detecting one or more preferences based on the extracted concept information, generating a matrix based on the detected one or more preferences, calculating a first similarity between the one or more preferences associated with a first user and one or more preferences associated with a second user based on the generated matrix, and generating a recommendation based on the matrix and the calculated first similarity..
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

System and identifying and ranking trending named entities in digital content objects

A method and a system for natural language processing of digital content objects, such as news stories, which ranks named entities in digital content objects by the impact that digital content objects that mention them are having on social media, is provided. Digital content objects are scored on a per object basis based on social media activity metrics associated with that digital content object.
Newswhip Media Limited

Managing access rights to content using social media

Provided are methods and systems related to communications between a social media service or provider (e.g., twitter®, facebook®) or other resource (e.g., web page) and one or more content providers. In an aspect, provided are methods comprising receiving a request for content, wherein the request comprises a user agnostic identifier, determining user information associated with the request, determining time information associated with the request, determining media content associated with the user agnostic identifier based on the time information, determining one or more access rights to the media content based on the user information, and providing access to the media content based on the one or more access rights,.
Theplatform, Llc

Location and social aware, multi-dimensional, dynamic, positive recommendations

A method and system for an online recommendation based social media network, designed to bring people together, through providing and receiving multi-dimensional, dynamic, personal recommendations. A user initiates one of the following actions: share, get or ask for recommendations on businesses or places based on their location, products from third party, also based on the location.
Yuppr, Inc.

Avatar-based video encoding

Techniques are disclosed for performing avatar-based video encoding. In some embodiments, a video recording of an individual may be encoded utilizing an avatar that is driven by the facial expression(s) of the individual.
Intel Corporation

Systems and methods for evaluating effectiveness of outdoor or indoor advertisements

Evaluating effectiveness of outdoor or indoor advertisements involves analysis of data on human user interaction with outdoor or indoor advertisements. This analysis is accomplished using a mobile application, which enables users to locate various items that the subjects in an advertising campaign, take pictures or videos and easily repost them in a personal account in social media in the form of the game or a quest.
Stickerride Ltd

System and providing social media marketing performance and feedback

Provided are a system and a method that compares a client's brand to competitors' brands using normalized reference benchmarks. The normalized reference benchmarks are produced utilizing social media metrics.
Marketbridge Inc.

Live video streaming services with machine-learning based highlight replays

According to an implementation, a computing device for automatically creating video highlights for video broadcast streams shared in a social media platform includes at least one processor, and a non-transitory computer-readable medium having executable instructions that when executed by the at least one processor are configured to execute a video broadcasting service having a video highlight creator. The video highlight creator is configured to obtain a video broadcast stream that was previously broadcasted to a plurality of viewing devices of the social media platform, create video highlights based on an analysis of the video broadcast stream, and provide the video highlights for selection within a user interface of an interactive streaming application configured to communicate with the video broadcasting service over a network..
Twitter, Inc.

Method and system for detecting personal life events of users

The disclosed embodiments illustrate methods and systems for detecting personal life events of users. The method includes training classifiers based on a set of features extracted from each of an annotated first set of social media data.
Xerox Corporation

Customizing immersive media content with embedded discoverable elements

A social media platform for immersive media stores immersive videos (e.g., 360 video) and embedded affordances for the immersive videos. The platform includes a publisher user interface that enables publisher users to upload immersive videos to the database and embed affordances into the immersive videos at locations that are defined both spatially and temporally.
Zeality Inc.

Social media radio

A motor vehicle infotainment system includes a user interface having a loudspeaker. The user interface receives a request from a driver to access a social media web site.
Panasonic Automotive Systems Company Of America, Division Of Panasonic Corporation Of North America

Computerized automatic highlight detection from live streaming media and rendering within a specialized media player

Disclosed are systems and methods for improving interactions with and between computers in content generating, searching, hosting and/or providing systems supported by or configured with personal computing devices, servers and/or platforms. The systems interact to identify and retrieve data within or across platforms, which can be used to improve the quality of data used in processing interactions between or among processors in such systems.
Yahoo Holdings, Inc.

Personal camera companion for real-time streaming

A device may display content being captured by a personal camera associated with a user. The device may receive an indication to stream the content based on a user interaction with the device.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

Onsite display in a location-based messaging platform

Aspects of invention relate to a system architecture providing social media content to an onsite display. The system includes: the onsite display; a display stream services module configured to: provide a series of interfaces for display to an administrator of a venue location hosting the onsite display, the series of interfaces configured to obtain information from the administrator defining parameters of a stream for receiving and displaying social media content by the onsite display; a web server executing on a computer processor and configured to enable the computer processor to: using the parameters of the stream to configure a display stream generation engine to identify social media content from users in proximity to the onsite display; creating a connection with the onsite display to stream the social media content, the connection configured to push social media content to the onsite display; pushing, through the stream, content received from the users in proximity to the display and aggregated by the aggregation engine; and pushing engagement updates to the onsite display from other users in proximity to the display..
Quippy, Inc.

Video-production system with social-media features

In one aspect, a method of retrieving a social media (sm) content item by a computing system operable to access a plurality of sm platforms. The computing system stores multiple sets of platform-specific rules for retrieving sm content items from multiple sm platforms.
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

Proximity discovery system and method

A proximity discovery system enabling a person to quickly and efficiently discover colleagues within their proximity without visual contact is disclosed. The system comprises a mobile computing device including an antenna and transceiver for exchanging messages with a plurality of other mobile devices within approximately 100 meters of the user device, a user detection module for detecting the messages from the other mobile devices, a proximity detector for estimating a distance between the user device and each of the mobile devices, a connection module for sharing biographic and professional information with the plurality of mobile devices based on one of a plurality of connection levels.
Plexus Meet, Inc.

System and applying predictive social scoring to perform focused risk assessment

A system and method for determining a risk score for a target subject using social media is provided. A potential subject is identified and publicly available online content relating to the subject, such as information from social networking websites, blogs, and other social media, is collected and verified.

Holographic technology implemented retail solutions

Disclosed are techniques that use mixed reality, e.g., augmented reality and virtual reality technologies to improve analysis of retail processes and activity in retail stores. A system is configured to receive a set of social media feeds, filter the social media feeds according to at least one criterion to derive data according to the at least one criterion and from received images in view of a set of physical objects, execute one or more merchandizing algorithms that apply the data derived from the filtered social media feeds to provide as an output data describing one or more social media related values associated with one or more of the physical objects in the view of the set of physical objects..
Tyco Fire & Security Gmbh

Power buy system

The power buy system includes a computer based platform wherein sellers and buyers log into a website having a pre-configured power deal listing on an item. The pre-configured power deal listing may set forth one or more tier pricing based on quantity.
Seta International Llc

Topic and time based media affinity estimation

An affinity server estimates an affinity between two different time based media events (e.g., tv, radio, social media content stream), between a time based media event and a specific topic, or between two different topics, where the affinity score represents an intersection between the populations of social media users who have authored social media content items regarding the two different events and/or topics. The affinity score represents an estimation of the real world affinity between the real world population of people who have an interest in both time based media events, both topics, or in a time based media event and a topic.
Bluefin Labs, Inc.

Multi-threaded text affinity analyzer for text and sentiment analytics

A method and system are disclosed for analyzing text affinity among a plurality of social media communications, comprising dividing a first social media communication into first plurality of social media communication threads; dividing a second social media communication into a second plurality of social media communication threads; performing a text affinity analysis operation between respective threads of the first plurality of social media communication threads and the second plurality of social media communication threads; and, determining a level of intervention to perform based upon the text affinity analysis operation.. .
Dell Products L.p.

Video-production system with social-media features

In one aspect, a method includes (a) accessing, by a computing system, a social media (sm) platform, (b) selecting a sm content item published on the sm platform, (c) responsive to the selection, accessing a webpage of the sm platform, (d) detecting that the webpage contains a nested link object, (e) selecting the nested link object to display the hidden sm content item(s) on the webpage, (f) responsive to selecting the nested link object, evaluating the displayed hidden sm content item(s) on the webpage to determine whether the selected sm content item is displayed on the webpage, (g) repeating acts (d)-(f) until the computing system determines that the selected sm content item is displayed on the webpage, and (h) responsive to determining that the selected sm content item is displayed on the webpage, retrieving the selected sm content item via the webpage.. .
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

Mobile device recommendation system and method

A system, method, and computer program product provides recommendations with a mobile device recommendation system to a user of a mobile device. The recommendation system collects data set a comprising ambient sensor data from sensors of a plurality of mobile devices of a selected population located remote from the mobile device of the user.
Pulsr Inc.

System and censoring of comments made on social media

The present disclosure includes systems and methods for censoring comments made on social media. A censorship list associated with a subject user may be maintained, wherein the censorship list comprises a plurality of censored comments associated with the subject user.
Karma Wiki Co.

System and commercial and residential systems monitoring and notification

A monitoring system for apparatus and systems in commercial and residential properties is provided. The monitoring system consists of a head unit and a tail unit, each of which has one or more sensors that measure performance parameters that are important to understanding the performance of the apparatus and system being monitored.

Mobile point of sale system with photo service records and media publication

Systems and methods are provided for a point of sale system that facilitates the development and maintenance of a photo-based record of goods sold or services rendered by the merchant to a consumer. The photo-based records can be beneficially utilized for multiple purposes, including, without limitation, one or more of: providing a historical record to the merchant of goods or services provided; capturing examples of goods or services provided for advertising and marketing purposes; providing consumers with photographic evidence of goods or services within an electronic receipt, potentially strengthening the customer's relationship with the merchant as well as supporting associated charges; enabling seamless, unobtrusive mechanisms for soliciting consumer releases and authorizations for use of the photographic record; and automating authorized publications of the photographic record, such as via posting to one or more social media platforms..
Facepay, Inc.

Inferring user demographics through categorization of social media data

Embodiments include method, systems and computer program products for inferring user demographic groups through categorization of social media data. Aspects include receiving, by a processor, unknown user data made up of social media data and social media metadata for an unknown user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Emotion detection over social media

Embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for detecting emotions with social media settings. Integral-based, emotion-based, and temporal-based features are used to assess the context of a dialogue between two parties.
International Business Machines Corporation

Url shortening computer-processed platform for processing internet traffic

A method and system is provided for url shortening application that allows content publishers to process and monetize traffic through advertising-related data established via a computer network. A computer system may be configured to produce advertisement before redirecting to the destination page.
Snips Media, Llc

Water dispenser system and method

Atmospheric water generators, systems and methods are presented involve user authentication, recording and tracking of water volumes dispensed by respective users over periods of various lengths, controlling component noise level and timing, and cleaning, heating and cooling the collected water more efficiently. The generators may be placed in network communication with other such generators to exchange water availability information therewith, or may communicate with a central server element by way of lan, internet, cell tower, peer-to-peer mesh or satellite.
Skywell, Llc

Content delivery in a location-based messaging platform

A system architecture and method for delivering content from a location-based social platform. The method can include: receiving, from a client device, a request for content, the request identifying a context account of a social media platform and a corresponding client geographic location; identifying, by a computer processor, friend content broadcasted by a set of friend accounts, the set of friend accounts associated with the context account in a connection graph of the social media platform; identifying, by the computer processor, nearby content broadcasted by a set of nearby accounts, the nearby content broadcasted from geographic locations proximate to the client geographic location; merging the friend content and the nearby content to generate a result set; removing duplicative content from the result set; and providing at least a portion of the result set in response to the request..
Quippy, Inc.

Arbitrary badging in a social network

Aspects of invention relate to a system architecture for dynamically generating and deploying badges in a social media platform. The system includes: a computer processor; a badging module executing on the computer processor and configured to enable the computer processor to: receiving, from a badge creator, a badge definition defining a badge; identifying business logic associated with the badge definition; receiving acknowledgement of payment terms associated with delivery of the badge; receiving acknowledgement of a badge services agreement including payment terms between the badge creator and the social media platform; identifying deployment parameters of the badge including delivery time, budget, and demographic information; and deploying the badge to a set of user accounts of the social media platform based on the delivery time, budget, and demographic information, wherein deploying the badge does not require an update of a client application executing on client devices of the set of user accounts..
Quippy, Inc.

System and selecting sponsored images to accompany text

A system for selecting an image to accompany text from a user in connection with a social media post. The system includes receiving text from the user; identifying one or more search terms based on the text; identifying candidate images from images in one or more image databases using the search terms, where the candidate images comprise a sponsored image; presenting one or more candidate images to the user, where the sponsored image is presented preferentially compared to other candidate images; receiving from the user a selected image from the one or more candidate images; generating the social media post comprising the selected image and the user-submitted text; and transmitting the social media post for display..
Whispertext, Inc.

Method and system for managing business deals

In accordance with embodiments, there are provided mechanisms and methods for managing business deals. The mechanisms and methods for managing business deals may enable embodiments to provide a dynamic and interactive user-interface including any combination of contacts, accounts, opportunities, allowing users to create tasks, events, leads (e.g., from data.com), reports, dashboards, instant messenger, external deal spaces, email service (e.g., outlook), a cloud-based productivity suite for businesses that allows work on any device (e.g., google apps), mobile access, private messaging, lead management, mass email templates, social media monitoring (e.g., from radian6), role-based sharing and security, and/or additional storage, for example.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Automatic social media content timeline summarization method and apparatus

Disclosed are systems and methods for improving interactions with and between computers in social media content generation and delivery and/or providing systems supported by or configured with personal computing devices, servers and/or platforms. The systems interact to identify and retrieve data within or across platforms, which can be used to improve the quality of data used in processing interactions between or among processors in such systems.
Yahoo! Inc.

System and automatically selecting images to accompany text

A system for selecting an image to accompany text from a user in connection with a social media post. The system is capable of receiving text from the user, identifying one or more search terms based on the text, identifying candidate images from images in one or more image databases using the search terms, presenting one or more candidate images to the user, receiving from the user a selected image from the one or more candidate images, generating the social media post comprising the selected image and the user-submitted text, and transmitting the social media post for display..
Whispertext, Inc.

User discovery in a location-based messaging platform

Aspects of invention relate to a system for providing nearby accounts. The system architecture may include: a computer processor; a live discovery module executing on the computer processor and configured to enable the computer processor to: receive, from a client device, a request for nearby accounts, the request identifying a context account of a social media platform and a corresponding client geographic location; identify a set of accounts of the social media platform within a density-based geohash region corresponding to the client geographic location; rank the set of accounts according to a plurality of geographic distance tiers, wherein the geographic tiers are used to categorize the set of accounts based on a distance between the client geographic location and each account's geographic location, a plurality of recency tiers, wherein the recency tiers are used to categorize the set of accounts based on a recency of each account's geographic location data, a plurality of accuracy tiers, wherein the accuracy tiers are used to categorize the set of accounts based on an accuracy level of each account's geographic location data; generate, based on ranking the set of accounts, a result set identifying a subset of the set of accounts; and provide the result set in response to the request..
Quippy, Inc.

Aiding discovery of program content by providing deeplinks into most interesting moments via social media

A computerized method, system for, and computer-readable medium operable to: retrieve program details data about at least one media program. Retrieve social media posts involving the at least one media program.
Google Inc.

Systems and methods for securing social media for users and businesses and rewarding for enhancing security

The disclosed system and method enhances security of people, organizations, and other entities that use what has been termed “social media.” recent trends have shown that information posted to social media may cause tremendous damage to individuals and other entities. This includes information that was posted deliberately or unintentionally, including social security numbers, financial data and other sensitive information.
Securemysocial, Inc.

Virtual assistant platform with deep analytics, embedded and adaptive best practices expertise, and proactive interaction

A virtual assistant ai system that may be connected to a wide variety of user accounts such as financial accounts, social media, news, shopping, utilities and service providers, travel accounts, and other account types. The ai then continually monitors connected accounts for changes, analyzes changes when they occur and identifies any relationships or interactions between accounts and potential or actual implications of changes, and generates proactive notifications and provides them to the user..
The Hintbox!, Inc.

Device telemetry for user experience predictions

In some examples, one or more processors of a computing system may receive telemetry data from a plurality of devices, user identifications (ids) of a set of users of the plurality of the devices, and information from social media indicative of user sentiments toward the devices. The computing system may predict user experience related to the devices based at least in part on the telemetry data, the user ids, and the information from the social media..
Empire Technology Development Llc

Method and system for measuring a customer experience in an organization

A system and method for measuring a customer experience across a plurality of business channels in an organization has been provided. The system is configured to provide insight into customer experience across business channels from data generated via social media.
Tata Consultancy Services Limited

Driving customer service interactions on social media

An interaction manager assigns messages posted on a social media website to a support case in a database system. A support agent may tag a message posted by a user for directing to the support case.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Providing recommended meeting parameters based on religious or cultural attributes of meeting invitees obtained from social media data

A situational and global context aware calendar, communications, and/or relationship management method and system is disclosed. The system is configured to receive non-calendaring related context information, and, based on that context information, to automatically determine one or more parameters of a meeting request..
Buzd, Llc

Systems and methods for predicting gender and age of users based on social media data

Prediction systems and methods are provided. The system obtains a first social media data pertaining to a first set of users, filters the first social media data to obtain a filtered social media data, generates a word embedding matrix including co-occurrence words each represented as a vector having a context, aggregates vectors pertaining each social data to obtain a first set of vectors, and trains machine learning technique(s) (mlts) using the first set of vectors and context of the first set of vectors.
Tata Consultancy Services Limited

Automated storyline content selection and qualitative linking based on context

A huge volume of unstructured content is available on the internet. Social media websites, news outlets, subject matter expert sites, forums, government organization sites, non-government organization sites, etc., collectively provide a rich source of raw material for any kind of story writing, for example, for movies, novels, television, etc.
International Business Machines Corporation

Search-based navigation of media content

Mechanisms are provided to allow for improved media content navigation. Metadata such as closed captioning, social media content, and tags associated with various media segments are analyzed to allow identification of particular entities depicted in the various media segments.
Mobitv, Inc.

Crowd-matching translators

Exemplary embodiments relate to techniques for selecting translators willing to provide high-quality translations for a cause, organization, or individual. Users having a high level of engagement with the cause, organization, or individual may be identified as translator candidates.
Facebook, Inc.

Profile based navigation

A computer generates a navigation profile corresponding to a user by identifying one or more user preferences within an associated social media network. The computer receives a user input identifying a starting location and a destination, from which the computer identifies one or more potential routes between the starting location and destination.
International Business Machines Corporation

Systems and methods for simultaneous display of related social media analysis within a time frame

Described herein are systems and methods for analyzing social media data for assets and related sub-assets, and simultaneously displaying the analysis for assets, sub-assets, and contributing social media content items to give the user insight into the analysis. The analysis may be based on user selection of a time frame, and may also include a historical timeline that plots different lines for different assets.
Share Rocket, Inc.

System for automatic responses to predicted tail event outcomes

Embodiments of the present invention provide a system for a managing entity to automatically provide alerts based on tail event analysis. The system may receive input data in real time from vendor data feeds, social media data feeds, and a tail event ledger.
Bank Of America Corporation

Computing determining sentiment using emojis in electronic data

Social media networks have become a primary source for news and opinions on topics ranging from sports to politics. Sentiment analysis is typically constrained to two classes—positive and negative.
Sysomos L.p.

Persistent customized social media environment

One or more persistent customized social media environments are created allowing users to share content or an activity. The content or activity may comprise a shared media experience or shared participatory experience.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Formulating predicted locations for a mobile device

Some embodiments of the invention provide a method for displaying a map. The method provides a first display area to display a map, and a second display area to overlap a portion of the first display area to display (i) a field to receive a search parameter and (ii) a set of predicted locations to view on the map.
Apple Inc.

World wonders learning is and educational initiative, curriculum, program, publishing resource etc. for reinventing schools

The purpose of d-elite.net online social media, social network, social gaming and social messaging service website is to connect, communicate, and collaborate socially, as well as send regular or live communication messages, and or mail through their ioffice spot address. D-elite.net ioffice members could conduct personal and or professional business or maybe startup a new business and use your ioffice spot's communication and messaging system as its home-based communication tool.

Dynamic computer systems and uses thereof

The invention concerns computer systems that are specially adapted to propagate content over a dynamic network, substantially in real time, by virtue of the locational proximity of network-joined client computers. Preferably, the content will also be weighting (for example, proximity-weighting, rank-weighting, topic-weighting, query-weighting, time-weighting, location-weighting, locality-weighting, vote-weighting, segment-weighting, etc.).
The Michael Harrison Tretter Auerbach Trust

Method and networked social betting

Embodiment's of a method and apparatus for networked social, belting include a self-arbitrating belting subsystem that facilitates betting among users of the system. Users determine all aspects of a proposed bet, including subject mailer, terms, conditions, and participants.
Mobi-holdings Inc.

Detection and prevention of fraudulent activity on social media accounts

Technology is disclosed for detecting imposters of a brand account. The technology can store a brand profile of the brand account, detect that a message has been publicly communicated to the brand account from a social media account, monitor messages sent publicly to the social media account from other social media accounts by repeatedly comparing the brand profile to metadata of each of the monitored messages, and identify at least one of the other social media accounts as an imposter account based on the comparing.
Proofpoint, Inc.

Method and system for notifying users in a social media environment based on identification and comparison of digital images

A system, method, and device for identification and comparison of digital images in a social media environment are described. The method comprises of receiving, by a remote server, a first set of images from an electronic device associated with a first user.

System for measuring the performance of music artists on digital platforms

The invention provides a concept for measuring, classifying and ranking the success of an artist in web based music industry based on their performance across digital media platforms and social networks. The concept comprises obtaining by a centralized online platform, for an artist, play count data from digital music streaming and download services and fan count data from social media networks.
Red Bull Media House North America

Proactive deep-analysis virtual assistant application and integration

A virtual assistant ai system that may be connected to a wide variety of user accounts such as financial accounts, social media, news, shopping, utilities and service providers, travel accounts, and other account types. The ai then continually monitors connected accounts for changes, analyzes changes when they occur and identifies any relationships or interactions between accounts and potential or actual implications of changes, and generates proactive notifications and provides them to the user who may then further investigate using virtual assistant ai clients..
The Hintbox!, Inc.

Proactive search window

Some embodiments of the invention provide a method for displaying a map. The method provides a first display area to display a map, and a second display area to overlap a portion of the first display area to display (i) a field to receive a search parameter and (ii) a set of predicted locations to view on the map.
Apple Inc.

Book exchange platform, an electronic device

A social media book exchange platform, system and method, for an electronic device comprises a server for reading medium and storing user information and book lists within the platform to provide a book swapping and selling website. A book swapping and selling app operable with the platform and book swapping and selling website may also be provided.
Fuji Machine Mfg. Co., Ltd.

Remotely controlling access to online content

Various embodiments provide an approach to controlled access to online content. Such control may be based on a multitude of factors including but not limited to website content, profile for the person consuming the data.
Gryphon Online Safety, Inc

Connection generation and recognition systems and methods

This disclosure relates to systems and methods that facilitate more efficient and/or improved connection generation in connection with social media and/or other contact, connection, and/or data management services. In some embodiments, devices associated with users may exchange certain device identification information when the devices are in relative close proximity, as may be the case when two users associated with the devices are interacting in person.
Intertrust Technologies Corporation

Mapping social media sentiments

A computer-implemented method includes accessing social media data, wherein the social media data is associated with one or more profiles and corresponds to a venue. The computer-implemented method further includes determining sentiment information corresponding to each of the one or more profiles based on the social media data.
International Business Machines Corporation

Mapping social media sentiments

A computer-implemented method includes accessing social media data, wherein the social media data is associated with one or more profiles and corresponds to a venue. The computer-implemented method further includes determining sentiment information corresponding to each of the one or more profiles based on the social media data.
International Business Machines Corporation

Facilitation of real-time interactive feedback

A real-time customer survey system can be implemented by monitoring real-time and previous location data associated with a customer. The system can analyze the location data in accordance with customer preferences, customer social media profiles, and/or information that has been inferred by the system.
At&t Mobility Ii Llc

Method and system for evaluating reliability based on analysis of user activities on social medium

Disclosed are a method and system for evaluating reliability on the basis of an analysis on user activities on a social medium. The method of evaluating reliability of information in a social media service includes calculating an evaluation score of information provided by an information provider on the basis of a social activity of each of a plurality of information consumers relating to the information, and calculating a reputation score of the information provider in a category of the information on the basis of the category and the evaluation score of the information..
Chungbuk National University Industry Academic Cooperation Foundation

Information appropriateness assessment tool

An electronic appropriateness assessment tool (“tool”) can be configured to select information in response to an electronic request for the information. In one example, the request may be by a device associated with a user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Keyword based data crawling

One embodiment provides a method, including utilizing at least one processor to execute computer code that performs the steps of: receiving, from a user, one or more keywords, wherein the one or more keywords identify, within a social media data set, a subset of social media data; determining, based on social media statistical information, an estimated volume of the subset of the social media data; determining, based on the social media statistical information, an estimated relevance of the subset of social media data to the user; and updating the one or more keywords, to improve the estimated volume and estimated relevance. Other aspects are described and claimed..
International Business Machines Corporation

Systems and methods for identifying and classifying text

Systems and methods for analyzing a plurality of data records to provide a comprehensive understanding of the data. For example, one or more public or private databases may be searched based on a user's search term(s).
Panoramix Solutions

Automated content publication on a social media management platform

Social networking activity information pertaining to a set of social networking activities performed by a plurality of contacts on a social networking site is obtained from the social networking site. A recommended time for the user to publish content on the social networking site is determined.
Hearsay Social, Inc.

System and aggregating networked data and integrating polling data to generate entity-specific scoring metrics

Various systems and methods may aggregate content from one or more poll results database/sources, social media platforms, content sites, and/or other sources. For polling data, each category of results may correspond to direct responses to polling questions.
Starting Block Capital, Llc

Unmanned aerial vehicle apparatus and method

At least one unmanned aerial vehicle operates in conjunction with a control circuit via a network interface. The control circuit receives informational content from the unmanned aerial vehicle and automatically processes that informational content to identify specific content of interest.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Dynamically integrating contact profile pictures into messages

Systems and methods for insertion of contact profile images into messages are disclosed. The images can be received from a public profile of a social media website, or from locally stored content.
International Business Machines Corporation

Methods and apparatus to estimate ratings for media assets using social media

Methods, apparatus, systems and articles of manufacture to estimate ratings for media assets using social media are disclosed. An example method includes accessing media exposure data and social media activity data corresponding to a plurality of media assets in a media bundle, the media assets included in the media bundle having audience demographics that overlap with a first media asset, determining a first credibility factor for the first media asset and average exposure for social media activity count values for respective ones of the media assets in the media bundle based on the media exposure data and the social media activity data, and applying the first credibility factor to an average exposure per social media activity count value determined for the first media asset to estimate the ratings for the first media asset..
The Nielsen Company (us), Llc

Methods, systems, networks, and media for social payments

A method of determining a discount amount for an electronic commerce transaction can include determining, by a processor, whether a member of a financial institution has posted a review for an electronic commerce purchase within a preset threshold amount of time from a time when the member received a purchased item. Upon identifying the time at which the member posted the review, the processor can determine an eligible time period based on the preset threshold amount of time and the identified posting time.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Automatic generation of training sets using subject matter experts on social media

A method, apparatus and computer program product for automatically generating training sets for machine learning. A set of topics to train a machine learning system is provided.
International Business Machines Corporation

Integrated virtual cognitive agents and message communication architecture

A virtual cognitive agent (vca) system comprises social media communication channels integrated with machine cognition engines. The vca system connects to an external message platform and accesses posted messages.
Accenture Global Solutions Limited

Systems and methods for providing timely and relevant social media updates from persons related to a person of interest in a video simultaneously with the video

Systems and methods are provided herein for identifying an identity of the person of interest in a live video, accessing his profile, and identifying closely related persons. Control circuitry may then identify a subset of the persons who are near a location where the live video is being filmed, compare the identities of each person of the subset to entries of a database of social media profiles, and identify respective social media components that correspond to each person of the subset.
Rovi Guides, Inc.

Intelligent secure social media based event management system

An intelligent system and method for gathering social network data for an event, moderate the data, and display it to people along with analytics. The system helps event managers to see all the details posted about the event and they can control what to show to the general public.
Umm-al-qura University

Systems and methods for providing timely and relevant social media updates for a person of interest in a media asset who is unknown simultaneously with the media asset

Systems and methods are described herein for detecting that a person of interest is displayed in a live video for a threshold amount of time, attempting to identify an identity of the person determining that the attempting has failed, identifying broadcast times corresponding to a period of time in which the person was displayed in the live video, identifying trending topics in a social media space that relate to the live video, ascertaining an identity of the person of interest based on the trending topics, comparing the identity of the person of interest to a database of social media profiles, identifying a social media component that corresponds to the person, determining whether the person has modified the social media component within a predefined period of time, and providing information relating to a modification of the social media component simultaneously with the video.. .
Rovi Guides, Inc.

Determining web-page keyword relevance based on social media

A method for determining keyword relevance based on social media includes receiving initial keywords associated with a particular web page. The method queries one or more social media platforms using the initial keywords.
International Business Machines Corporation

Identifying conversations in unstructured media

A conversation tool may display messages posted on a social media website. The conversation tool may receive selections of posts from the user interface to send associated reply messages and assign metadata for the selected posts to the associated reply messages.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Using social shares to unlock media files

Embodiments are directed to a computer implemented method and system of restricting access to portions of a media file. The method includes marking a media file such that it has at least two portions.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and providing location-based privacy on social media

Systems and methods are described that permit social media users to delay posting social media updates to various social media recipients based on location privacy concerns. In one embodiment, a social media updated created by a user is received.
Pcms Holdings, Inc.

Alert generation based on proximate events identified by source data analytics

A method includes receiving, at a computing device from a social media platform, a first post associated with a first social media account. The method also includes determining, by the computing device, an event category of an event described in the first post.
The Boeing Company

Systems and methods for using an avatar to market a product

Example implementations allow for augmented reality elements to be overlaid within user captured images and/or video, where the augmented reality elements may include marketing or branding messages as a part of the virtual elements. In some embodiments, the virtual elements, and the marketing or branding messages, may include one or more celebrities, sports figures, other famous figures, and/or characters.

Electronic marketplace for creative works

In the creative community, a need exists to efficiently market creative works including music, concerts, photographic, video programs, motion pictures, two and three dimensional works of art and literary works. The cost of creating works of art has never been less.

Media file summarizer

A summarizer machine can be configured provide a summary file of at least one episode of a media series. The summary file may be generated or otherwise provided based on one or more social media messages.
Opentv, Inc

Construction of a lexicon for a selected context

Various technologies pertaining to constructing a lexicon for a defined context are set forth herein. Social media text is acquired, where the social media text has contextual data that corresponds thereto.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Identifying information pertinent to an emergent event through social media postings

Embodiments disclosed herein provide systems, methods, and computer readable media for identifying information pertinent to an emergent event through social media postings. In a particular embodiment, a method provides, in an emergency contact center, receiving a communication initiated by an individual in response to an emergent event and identifying the individual.
Avaya Inc.

Social media connection recommendations based on playback information

Embodiments are described herein that involve a computing device initiating playback of a particular media item on a media playback system that is registered to a particular account of a social media service. The computing device may query the social media service for one or more accounts of the social media service that are registered to respective media playback systems that have played the particular media item on at least a threshold number of occasions and have not yet been connected to the particular account of the social media service within the social network.
Sonos, Inc.

Systems and methods for determining mission readiness

The present invention is directed to systems and methods for objectively assessing mission readiness. The systems can comprise a backend system and scenario server in communication with the backend system.
Visual Awareness Technologies & Consulting, Inc.

Correlator

Systems and methods are disclosed herein for distributing online ads based on an automatically detected social media trend. The systems and methods involve detecting a social media trend based on a spike in user engagement with social media distributed via the internet.
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Determination of targeted food recommendation

A computer-implemented method, computer program product, and system for generating a targeted menu item recommendation are provided. The targeted menu item recommendation includes receiving a menu item recommendation request, generating search criteria for the menu item recommendation request, retrieving menu information regarding the search criteria, assigning weighted values to the retrieved information based on the text of the menu item information, preferences of the user, and social media association values, and generating the targeted menu item recommendation..
International Business Machines Corporation

Computer-implemented method and computer system for generating and using a suitability score

An automatic process is proposed in which a computer extracts data relating to an individual from a social media site, and automatically compares the extracted data with a job description to form a numerical suitability index. Since the data is extracted from a social media site, its coverage is not limited to individuals who are part of a database maintained by a recruitment consultant.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Adaptive real time modeling and scoring

Systems, methods and media for adaptive real time modeling and scoring are provided. In one example, a system for automatically generating predictive scoring models comprises a trigger component to determine, based on a threshold or trigger, such as a detection of new significant relationships, whether a predictive scoring model is ready for a refresh or regeneration.

Method and system for app page recommendation via inference of implicit intent in a user query

In accordance with some embodiments of the disclosed subject matter, a method and a system for app page recommendation are provided. The method includes: based on social media contents generated by a user, establishing a parallel corpora comprising an implicit query database including a plurality of user implicit query texts, and an explicit query database including a plurality of user explicit query texts, wherein the plurality of user implicit query texts correspond to the plurality of user explicit query texts; receiving a voice user query from the user; converting the voice user query to a text query; extracting implicit intent text from the text query; inferring a user intent using the parallel corpora based on the extracted implicit intent text; ranking a plurality of app pages according to the inferred user intent; and recommending a subset of the plurality of app pages to the user based on the ranking..
Tcl Research America Inc.

Systems and methods for identifying socially relevant landmarks

The present disclosure provides systems and methods for identifying socially relevant landmarks that can facilitate wayfinding providing a landmark based route map that is easy to read and is dynamically updated by known and new landmarks based on their social relevance. Gps (global positioning system) locations help in identifying active zones and social media data associated with users in the zone help to identify candidate landmarks in the active zone that may be registered as new landmarks.
Tata Consultancy Services Limited

Fantasy sports application using historical players and use

A fantasy sports application or more specifically to a fantasy sports application that integrates the historically great “immortal” players onto a drafted team which includes players that are currently active in the sport. A user may challenge a second user to an online match via the application, instant message or through social media.

Platform for geo-fence social media

A social media application that integrates with a map application which enables users to interact with both stationary and mobile geo-fences that are placed around locations or objects of interest. The geo-fences are populated with content or programmed to provide notifications, and social features.
Hippware, Inc.

Finding potentially viral media items

Systems and techniques are disclosed for publishing related media content based on the velocity measure for media content. The velocity measure for the media content may be determined based on a change in engagement rate such as a change in rate of sharing the media content via social media.
Mashable, Inc.

Systems, methods and architecture for safeguarding against bullying and terrorism while sending secure, scheduled, complex messages, corresponding funds and physical gifts over the internet

Systems and methods mitigate bullying and terrorism facilitated through social media and the internet. Systems, methods, and apparatuses detect legitimacy of the sender; message content, timing, authenticity of recipient, authenticity of technology infrastructure, legitimacy of a gift, scheduling, archiving of the message and gift.

Synthetic control generation and campaign impact assessment apparatuses, methods and systems

The synthetic control generation and campaign impact assessment apparatuses, methods and systems (“scg”) provides a platform that, in various embodiments, is configurable to evaluate efficacy and/or return on investment of advertising and/or other media campaigns and/or to recommend actions for improvement thereof. In some implementations, multi-faceted campaigns of media and/or advertising behavior (e.g., including one or more of: internet advertising, television advertising, radio advertising, print advertising, social media publication, product placement, and/or the like) may be considered as a whole in relation to global metric behaviors and/or patterns in order to evaluate the efficacy and/or return on investment associated with the campaign as a whole..
Quantifind, Inc.

Preferred consumption of social media

Techniques are described for preferred consumption of social media. In one implementation, a computer program product comprises a computer-readable storage medium having program code embodied therewith.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and providing an indication of the well-being of an individual

Systems and methods for providing an indication of the well-being of an individual are disclosed. In particular, the systems and methods utilizes data obtained from physical sensors such as heartbeat monitors and social media platforms for deriving and/or assigning an indication of the individual's feelings or emotional well-being, are described..

Authentication using dynamic verbal questions based on social and geospatial history

An approach is provided for authenticating a user. A request to authenticate the user is received.

Influencing content or access to content

A method of influencing access to website, social media or mobile application content is described. The method comprises identifying the occurrence of an item of live or previously broadcast media content, identifying consumer internet activity at the time of the occurrence of the item of media content, and identifying, from said detected consumer internet activity, a strategy to influence an internet search function, social media site or mobile application to display selected information.

Integrating social media with recordation of broadcast data

Social media and recordation of programs scheduled to be broadcast is provided. Media content, including feedback data, is gathered and associated tags are extracted.

Cloud-based contacts management

Various embodiments disclosed herein provide for a system for managing and adding contacts. A first mobile device can display an image that can be recorded by a second mobile device.

Method for associating previously created social media data with an individual or entity

The systems, apparatus, methods, and computer program products described herein allow a user to find published content that may be about the user on a social network by analyzing the user's profile information and social contact information to generate terms, face recognition data, contacts and other data, searching the contacts based on the generated terms, face recognition data, and other data and identifying content that may be about the user.. .

Social media feedback for routing user communications

A call handling platform receives a call placed by a caller to a calling number. The platform examines parameters of the call, determines identifying information of the caller and matches the identifying information with a social network username corresponding to a social media network.

Mutually reinforcing ranking of social media accounts and contents

A general type weight and an individual weight are determined for each of multiple social media accounts. The general type weight may be based on a social media account type corresponding to the social media account.

System and enabling online ordering using unique identifiers

A system and method for automatically submitting an online order from a customer to a restaurant. Input data and customer data is used by an order engine to select a deployment platform, such as social media networks, search engines, mobile applications, and related websites, for a user interface.

System and identifying, verifying and communicating about oem products using unique identifiers

The present invention is directed to a mobile software application developed for a smart phone or mobile device, such as an iphone, ipad, android, or blackberry personal digital assistant, equipped with a camera, image sensor, rfid detector, or nfc sensor, that enables a user to identify, verify and synchronize information to verify information related to the brand and style of an oem product and optionally the present status of whether an oem product is genuine, subject to recall or stolen, and further allows the user to communicate and share information about the product using social media and networking sites on the internet.. .

Automated merchandising based on social media chatter

In an approach to automated merchandising, one or more computer processors detect access to an electronic store by a user. The one or more computer processors determine a location of the user.

Increase choice shares with personalized incentives using social media data

Described is a system for using social media data to supplement survey data for discrete choice analysis. Survey data from consumers is segmented into demographic groups.

System and method to produce and validate weighted relations between drug and adverse drug reactions

A system to produce validated weighted relations between drugs and adverse drug reactions (adrs). At least one processor to monitor social media for links between drugs and adrs; extract a relation between a drug and an adr using named entity recognition to provide a weighted relation between the drug and the adr, the weight based on confidence of the link between the drug and the adr in social media.

Content delivery system

There is disclosed a content delivery computer system arranged to recommend content items to a user of the system having at least one predetermined characteristic, the content delivery system comprising: a social media analyser configured to receive and analyse social media communications from multiple consumers; a grouping component for grouping at least some of the consumers according to the analysed social media communications into respective groups; and a recommendation module configured to receive the at least one predetermined characteristic of the user, compare it with group characteristics of the respective groups to identify a group that shares the at least one predetermined characteristic, and generate a recommendation comprising one of more selected content items for the user based on the identified group of consumers; and an interface for delivering the recommendation to the user.. .

System and identifying user interests through social media

Described is a system for discovering user interests through online social media, and more specifically, to a way of doing so by means of a bi-directional graph model. During operation, the system generates a confidence matrix f based on user interactions and co-occurring tags on a social media platform.

Classifying social media users

Methods and systems for classifying social media users. The system computes a plurality of subgraphs from a user's social graph network and considers which types of subgraphs are overly represented in the user's social network to determine whether a user belongs to a certain class.

Classifying languages for objects and entities

Technology for media item and user language classification is disclosed. Media item classification may use models for associating language identifiers or probability distributions for multiple languages with linguistic content.

Wearable electronic badge

An electronic badge may be worn by a user to enable public communication and expression. The badge includes an electronic display screen, and one or more wireless transceivers.

Social network screening for time-shifted content viewing

An application is provided to a portable computing device to control access to social media. A user can play back recorded content that friends have commented on previously on social media.

Inferring the location of users in online social media platforms using social network analysis

Described is a system for inferring the location of users in online social media platforms using social network analysis. A social network is first extracted from data from at least one social media platform.
Hrl Laboratories, Llc

Systems and methods for determining mission readiness

The present invention is directed to systems and methods for objectively assessing mission readiness. The systems can comprise a backend system and scenario server in communication with the backend system.
Visual Awareness Technologies & Consulting, Inc.

Method and system for crowd detection

A computer implemented method, computer program product and computer system for crowd detection. The computer system (1000) receives through an interface (1006) a plurality of user generated data records from a social media data storage (smds1, smds2) component, wherein a user generated data record comprises a text portion.
Agt Group (r&d} Gmbh

A sentiment classification and emotion classification

A system and a method for classifying text messages, such as social media messages into sentiment valence categories are provided. The system comprising a module for decomposing text messages, a module for cleaning text messages, a module for producing feature data of text messages, and a module for classifying text messages into sentiment valence categories.
Agency For Science, Technology And Research

Predictive disaster recovery system

Environmental data, associated with a first computer, is received. Social media data, associated with the first computer, is also received.
International Business Machines Corporation

Occupancy detection by social media

A method for security and/or automation systems is described. In one embodiment, the method includes receiving social media data via a signal, analyzing the social media data based at least in part on a first parameter, identifying occupancy information based at least in part on the analyzing, and assessing a structure occupancy based at least in part on the identifying..

Social media and revenue generation system and method

A system and method of allowing guests of events to interact with one another. A user of an event system may log into the event system and create a user profile to be utilized in the event system.

Methods and systems of personalized photo albums based on social media data

Embodiments include methods, and mobile computing devices, and computer program products for creating personalized photo albums on mobile computing devices based on social media data. Aspects include: accessing, via mobile computing device, various photos taken by a user of mobile computing device, retrieving, from one or more social media streams, various media photos posted by user of the mobile computing device, extracting image features from the photos and the media photos, and text features from the media photos, generating photo clusters based on the image features of the photos, and media photo clusters based on the image features of the media photos, respectively, matching the photo clusters and the media photo clusters, tagging the photo clusters and the media photo clusters matched based on the text features extracted from the media photos, and generating a personalized photo album based on the photo clusters tagged and the media photo clusters tagged..

Event analysis and tagging system

A system that analyzes data from sensors and video cameras to generated synchronized event videos and to automatically select or generate tags for an event. Enables creating, transferring, obtaining, and storing concise event videos generally without non-event video.

Clustering for social media data

Systems and methods that enable automated clustering and topic analysis from social media data. In some embodiments, methods are provided to use web urls configuration to control global hierarchical domain creations.

Waste identification systems and methods

In certain embodiments, a system may include an interface configured to couple to a network, at least one optical sensor configured to capture optical data associated with packaging of a waste product, and a processor coupled to the interface and to the at least one optical sensor. The processor may be configured to search at least one data source to automatically identify the waste product based on the optical data and, when the waste product is not automatically identified based on its packaging, send an alert including the optical data to a social media website through the network to solicit identifying information from one or more subscribers..

Delay of social media during time-shifted viewing of multi-media presentations

A method that provides a delay of social media feeds during time-shifted viewing of multi-media presentations including the steps of receiving a media presentation, time-shifting the media presentation for a period of time, receiving a social media message regarding the media presentation, and delaying presentation of the social media message for the period of time.. .
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.

Real-time collection, analysis and presentation of aggregated selection data by users of social media

An article articulating two different points of view is provided to a reader, with each point of view associated with a respective hashtag. Social media streams associated with social media outlets are also collected and analyzed to identify occurrences of the hashtags in the social media streams, and to collect and analyze information relating to those occurrences.
Advance Digital Inc.

Video creation, editing, and sharing for social media

Embodiments of apparatuses, systems and methods for video creation, editing, and sharing for social media are described. In particular, the present embodiments include components for copying and pasting snippets of media from a first media file to a second media file at a desired location within the second media file.
Omiro Ip Llc

Systems and methods for sharing video data via social media

Disclosed are efficient and user-friendly systems or methods configured to capture and share video data in real time, at a later date, or a combination thereof in an authorized manner via social media. In certain aspects, these systems and methods include capturing video, for example, from a “jumbotron” during a sporting event or other live venue event in an authorized manner (e.g., abiding by applicable copyright laws) and sharing this captured footage with other via social media..

System and access authentication

A method for access authentication includes receiving a facial recognition picture from a mobile electronic apparatus of a user. The facial recognition picture is compared to a stored facial recognition picture of the user.
Utc Fire & Security Corporation

Helmet with information-sharing function

A helmet with information-sharing function includes a helmet transmitting unit directly or indirectly connected to a server, by which edited information integrated with at least one captured image and at least one sensed signal of the helmet is uploaded and posted to a social media.. .
Jarvish Inc.

Systems and methods for personifying communications

Systems and methods are described for personifying communications. According to at least one embodiment, the computer-implemented method for personifying a natural-language communication includes observing a linguistic pattern of a user.
Vivint, Inc.

Computing a score for opportunities in a placement system

Various embodiments are directed towards a product placement system that enable a media buyer to define a persona, which is a visual representation of a fictitious individual that represents a target audience for a placement campaign, and a placement is a visible display of a product that is placed in a media vehicle. The invention stores the persona, which represents a target audience, ingests data that about placement opportunities, identifying one or more opportunities whose characteristics overlap the characteristics of the target audience, calculates an audience score, identifies one or more opportunities with which the target audience engages using social media, and calculates an engagement score that measures the relative level of engagement with the identified opportunities by the target audience..
Branded Entertainment Network, Inc.

Power buy system

The power buy system includes a computer based platform wherein sellers and buyers log into a website having a pre-configured power deal listing on an item. The pre-configured power deal listing may set forth one or more tier pricing based on quantity.
Seta International Llc

Methods to determine likelihood of social media account deletion

A method for determining the likelihood of a modification of a social media account based upon the algorithmic review of preselected features including, but not limited to, a combination of profile, behavior, language, affect, and network features form the basis for highly accurate (0.82 accuracy) prediction of the deletion of an account.. .
Battelle Memorial Institute

Detecting relevant facets by leveraging diagram identification, social media and statistical analysis software

An approach to finding facets of big data across multiple subject fields which have mutual relevance and provide useful information and insights. The approach is based on an analysis of diagrams associated with facets found in big data, such as that available on the internet, and the results of the analysis are further refined through a regional analysis and a search of social media data for events pertaining to the facets.
International Business Machines Corporation

Systems and methods for consumer-generated media reputation management

A computing system configured to gather social media content includes a memory; a content collection and ingestion system, stored in the memory and configured, when executed on a computer processor, to communicate with one or more computing systems to direct a search of a content source using a received collection to request and to ingest the results of the directed search into a data store; and a content management system, stored in the memory and configured, when executed on a computer processor, to display the ingested results on a display.. .

User profile stitching

Methods and techniques are disclosed for matching user profiles on distinct social media platforms. A first profile is retrieved from a first social media platform.
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Systems and methods for identifying issues in electronic documents

A computer system identifies and prioritizes issues in electronic documents from electronic social media sources and/or from traditional media sources. The computer system includes a communication network linked to one or more of the sources and a computer server in communication with the communication network.
Tsg Technologies, Llc

Computer system for automated assessment at scale of topic-specific social media impact

A system includes a processing device configured to execute instructions including accessing messages sent by a first user and other users. The instructions include identifying a first subset of messages that were sent by the first user and identifying a second subset of messages that are related to a first topic and were sent by the first user.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Augmenting location of social media posts based on proximity of other posts

A method for augmenting social media posts with location information includes a processor generating a social media message without location information marking. Scanning is performed for one or more electronic devices within vicinity of the processor.
International Business Machines Corporation

Systems and methods for consumer-generated media reputation management

A computing system configured to gather social media content includes a memory; a content collection and ingestion system, stored in the memory and configured, when executed on a computer processor, to communicate with one or more computing systems to direct a search of a content source using a received collection request and to ingest the results of the directed search into a data store; and a content management system, stored in the memory and configured, when executed on a computer processor, to display the ingested results on a display.. .

Management of information from verified experts

Techniques are described for a system for providing expert information by verified experts in response to currently circulating assertions such as social media postings. In one example, a method includes identifying one or more authors of respective contents issued by one or more registered expert content sources as verified experts associated with tagged topics that are tagged in association with the respective contents.
International Business Machines Corporation

Quantifying social influence

In one embodiment, a method includes receiving social network data associated with a first user of one or more social-networking systems, calculating one or more social influence factors for the first user based on the social network data, where the social influence factors include a size of the first user's audience on the social-networking systems and one or more content-related factors based on social media content generated by the first user on the social-networking systems, determining a social influence score of the first user based upon the social influence factors, and performing an action based on the social influence score of the first user. The social network data may include one or more sizes of the first user's audience on each of the corresponding social-networking systems, and the size of the first user's audience may be based on a sum of the audience sizes..
Facebook, Inc.

Methods and systems for associating social media to wireless indentifiers

Methods and systems for associating or accessing one or more social media profiles are disclosed herein. The system may include one or more unconnected (wireless enabled devices) weds which may broadcast or detect a beacon message, where the beacon message may include the mac address or other wireless identifier of the broadcasting wed (wireless enabled device).
Gbl Systems Corporation

Network security management via social media network

Systems and methods for managing users' local security policies based on social media network information are provided. According to one embodiment, a network security appliance of a private network receives authentication request from a client machine and provides a social login interface of a social media network to the client machine.
Fortinet, Inc.

System and providing generic user profiles based on user behaviour

A method for generating a profile for a user based on the user's behaviour and altering a setup of at least one computer program based on the generated user profile. The generic user profile for a user may be updated to include information from a similar user (e.g., a user having similar preferences).
Sony Mobile Communications Inc.

Multi-level marketing streaming video surveillance security

A method for creating a network with a large number or people to view or review live or recorded video streaming from surveillance cameras to document thefts, other criminal acts or other activities which could create a loss to individuals, companies or others. People are recruited to view the videos with a multi-level marketing organization with different levels of membership.

Method and system for distributing targeted messages on social media

Posts or messages exchanges via data communication between client devices aw well as a client device and a server device over the internet are described. According to one aspect of the present invention, a post is made to a targeted recipient who is encouraged to watch, read or listen to (collectively referred to as “access”) the post and compensated for accessing the post.

Method and system to purchase from posts in social media sites

A method for shopping from a social media site using a direct buy link comprises electronically storing a plurality of account profiles and receiving a data message electronically transmitted via a communication network. The method may query a social media database for an account profile associated with the consumer identifier and the pin.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Social media for id verification

Embodiments of the invention pertain providing authenticated health information for purposes of privacy, rewards, or incentives. In an embodiment of the invention, biometric measurement devices coupled with a communications infrastructure implement a system of secure information exchange and enhanced data security.

Classifying languages for objects and entities

Technology for media item and user language classification is disclosed. Media item classification may use models for associating language identifiers or probability distributions for multiple languages with linguistic content.
Facebook, Inc.

Generation and management of social graph

Non-limiting examples of the present disclosure describe utilization of a social graph, created from evaluation of extracted social media data, to generate temporal snapshots related to social media data. The temporal snapshots enable users to explore different levels of interest related to social media data.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Television broadcast dynamic recording calibration

Embodiments described herein provide various techniques for dynamically calibrating digital video recordings of television broadcasts based on analyses of changes to time data and channel data associated with live television broadcasts. In various embodiments, television receivers may transmit sets of recording schedule data to television broadcast monitor devices, which may receive time data corresponding to live broadcast television programs from various data sources, such as satellite or cable television service providers, social media servers, user devices, and other data sources.
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.

Determination of targeted food recommendation

A computer-implemented method, computer program product, and system for generating a targeted menu item recommendation are provided. The targeted menu item recommendation includes receiving a menu item recommendation request, generating search criteria for the menu item recommendation request, retrieving menu information regarding the search criteria, assigning weighted values to the retrieved information based on the text of the menu item information, preferences of the user, and social media association values, and generating the targeted menu item recommendation..
International Business Machines Corporation

Apparatus and inventory management with social media

Systems, apparatuses, and methods are provided herein for analyzing social media messages for inventory management. A system for analyzing social media messages comprises a communication device, an item identifier database, an inventory database, and a control circuit.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Measuring social media impact for brands

To evaluate impact to a brand on social media, a computer is used to crawl through social media postings of social media services to select postings relating to one or more sponsored events. The selected postings are analyzed by computer to quantify keywords relating to particular brands.
International Business Machines Corporation

Event detection, confirmation and publication system that integrates sensor data and social media

Enables integration of sensor data with other information on servers such as social media sites to detect, confirm and/or publish events. Sensors may measure values such as motion, temperature, humidity, wind, pressure, elevation, light, sound, or heart rate, etc.
Blast Motion Inc.

Method and system for generating patient profiles via social media services

A method and non-transitory computer readable medium for generating patient profiles via a social media service are disclosed. For example, the method receives data from the social media service, extracts one or more attributes from the data from the social media service, classifies the one or more attributes to one or more of a plurality of predefined profile attributes, generates a patient profile based on the one or more attributes that are classified, determines a medical action to be executed based on the patient profile and transmits the medical action to be executed to a health administration server..
Xerox Corporation

Methods and alerting users to media events of interest using social media analysis

Methods, systems, and computer program products for alerting users to media events of interest using social media analysis are provided herein. A computer-implemented method includes collecting user media preferences indicating events of interest to a given user; buffering at least a portion of media content associated with the collected user media preferences of the given user; monitoring social media for one or more events of interest to the given user based on the collected user media preferences of the given user; identifying at least one event that satisfies one or more predefined interest criteria for the given user based on the monitored social media contributions of other parties and the collected user media preferences of the given user; and notifying the given user of the at least one event of interest..
International Business Machines Corporation

Social media login and interaction management

A hardware or software firewall may be installed within a private network. The firewall may intercept a first set of login credentials entered into a login interface of a social media platform.
Quest Software Inc.

Preventing messages from being sent using inappropriate communication accounts

A method, system and computer program product for preventing messages from being sent using inappropriate communication accounts. A message created by a user of a mobile device is analyzed to identify the topic and sentiment.
International Business Machines Corporation

Automated merchandising based on social media chatter

In an approach to automated merchandising, one or more computer processors detect access to an electronic store by a user. The one or more computer processors determine a location of the user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Realtime data stream cluster summarization and labeling system

A method is provided for automatically discovering topics in electronic posts, such as social media posts. The method includes receiving a corpus that includes a plurality of electronic posts.
Uda, Llc

Social media queue

Examples provided herein are directed to social-media playback queues. In one example, a computing system may be configured to (i) receive an identifier of a media playback system, (ii) link the identifier with a social-media account, (iii) based at least on linking the identifier with the social-media account, generate a social-media playback queue that is tillable with one or more media items playable by the media playback system, (iv) establish access permissions to the social-media playback queue, where the access permissions indicate at least one additional social media account that (a) is within a social-media network of the social-media account, and (b) has access to the social-media playback queue, (v) receive, from a computing device affiliated with the at least one additional social-media account, an indication of a media item to be added to the social-media playback queue, and (vi) add the media item to the social-media playback queue..
Sonos, Inc.

Method and providing configurable event content

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, partitioning content of a plurality of media streams into media segments to generate a plurality of media segments associated with a media event, determining a first set of media segments from the plurality of media segments according to social media information associated with a social media group, transmitting the first set of media segments to first user equipment of a first member of the social media group, detecting a change in membership of the social media group, updating the first set of media segments according to the change in membership of the social media group to generate a modified set of media segments, and transmitting the modified set of media segments to the first user equipment for presentation at the first user equipment. Other embodiments are disclosed..
At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp

Method of autonomous social media system

Method for location-centric social network and provide means for users to interact with each other over the internet more private and effective through location correlated information content, and, more particularly, to a method and system for autonomous social media system that based upon location-reference rather than on user-centered process.. .

Method and system to enable controlled safe internet browsing

Various embodiments provide an approach to controlled access of websites based on website content, and profile for the person consuming the data. In operation, machine learning techniques are used to classify the websites based on community and social media inputs, crowdsourced data, as well as access rules implemented by parents or system administrators.
Gryphon Online Safety, Inc.

Social dialogue listening, analytics, and engagement system and method

Embodiments of social media listening, analytics, and engagement systems and method are described herein where a system user may listen to and analyze social media content based on one or more key terms. The system may expand the key terms and listen to additional social media content based on the expanded terms.
Liquid Grids

Automated creation of a publication via captured social media interactions

A content management server monitors activity on a social networking system originating from an authorized user account. The server detects a post by the account that contains a predefined trigger tag.
Cbs Interactive Inc.

Conditional automatic social posts

Techniques are described for triggering conditional automated social posts. According to an embodiment, a set of one or more conditions is received through a user interface by a system executing on one or more computing devices.
Oracle International Corporation

Proactive favorite leisure interest identification for personalized experiences

Personalized experiences based on leisure interest identification are provided to a user. An enriched entity and attribute graph is created based on leisure entities or attributes extracted from digital data signals.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Method, apparatus and article for delivering media content via a user-selectable narrative presentation

A narrative includes a number of serially connected narrative segments combined by a director or editor in a defined sequence to tell a story. Quite frequently a number of different narrative segments are available to the director or editor.
Mindsightmedia, Inc.

Multi-sensor event analysis and tagging system

A system that analyzes data from multiple sensors, potentially of different types, that track motions of players, equipment, and projectiles such as balls. Data from different sensors is combined to generate integrated metrics for events and activities.
Blast Motion Inc.

Social media analytics and response

An example social media analytics and response method includes analyzing an event on a social media platform. The method also includes interfacing with customer support to handle the event.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp

Bayesian classification algorithm modification for sentiment estimation

Systems and methods that enable usage of a modified bayesian classification to enable sentiment estimation in social media. In some embodiments, events are classified, and the words described sequentially to the event are processed.
Sprinklr, Inc.

Data analytics systems and methods with personalized sentiment models

A system for processing social media data includes a platform with a social media acquisition module configurable to collect a plurality of social media statements. The platform further includes an analysis engine configurable to analyze the plurality of social media statements according to a first sentiment model to generate first analytics data.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Theft detection via adaptive lexical similarity analysis of social media data streams

A method of detecting an event includes selecting a region and time frame of interest, obtaining a set of social media data streams associated with the region and the time frame of interest, and applying a lexical graph generation algorithm to the set of social media data streams to obtain lexical graphs. Performing similarity analysis on the lexical graphs is based on candidate lexical graphs related to the event to generate matching data, and investigating the event is based on the matching data..
International Business Machines Corporation

Theft detection via adaptive lexical similarity analysis of social media data streams

A system and computer program product to detect an event include selecting a region and time frame of interest, obtaining a set of social media data streams associated with the region and the time frame of interest, applying a lexical graph generation algorithm to the set of social media data streams to obtain lexical graphs, and performing similarity analysis on the lexical graphs based on candidate lexical graphs related to the event to generate matching data. Investigating the event is based on the matching data..
International Business Machines Corporation

System and improved social media aggregation and notification

A method for collecting and analyzing data related to social media websites and making the results of the collected and analyzed data available to social media candidate through the constant crawling of social media websites, aggregating new updates, and providing the new updates to social media candidates in a single deliverable form customizable by the social media candidate for a given followee.. .

Method for scheduled delivery of social media messaging

A system and method for delaying messages posted to social media websites based on a set or predetermined time period by the social media user whereby the social media user creates a message, determines when the message should be posted and whether that time should be randomized to within a preset time window, sends the message to a central server for storage, and has the central server post the message to the social media website at the predetermined time.. .

System and method to integrate content in real time into a dynamic real-time 3-dimensional scene

System integrating content in real-time into dynamic 3d scene includes external server including cms, a device including content integrating engine to process in real-time 3d scenes, and display device to display combined 3d scene output. Cms searches for social media posts on social media servers.

Systems and methods for detecting advance earning insider information

A web-based, research tool that allows users to build dashboards combining screening analysis and event driven analysis is disclosed. The screening criteria can include both fundamental and significant technical analysis events.

Information identification and extraction

A method may include obtaining a set of seed social media accounts associated with known contributors to a topics. For each of the seed social media accounts, the method may include fetching the profile, extracting a first set of social media accounts where the seed social media account obtain information from the first set of social media accounts, and based on a comparison of the first set of social media accounts with the seed social media accounts, constructing a first candidate set of social media accounts of accounts in the first set and not in the seed social media accounts.
Fujitsu Limited

Information identification and extraction

A computer implemented method of information identification and extraction may include creating an author object in a database for each author of multiple digital documents, each of the digital documents including a topic. For each author object created, the method may additionally include obtaining multiple personal academic web page candidates, obtaining multiple social media account candidates based on a search in the social media for a name of the author in the author object, and cross-validating one of personal academic web page candidates and one of the social media account candidates as a personal academic web page and a social media account associated with the author.
Fujitsu Limited

Information identification and extraction

A computer implemented method of information identification and extraction may include creating an author object in a database for each author of multiple digital documents. For each author object created, the computer implemented method may also include obtaining an indication of social media accounts in a social media based on a search in the social media for a name of the author in the author object.
Fujitsu Limited

Personalized multimedia autographing system

This invention provides the end-to-end control, networking, and data management for the 1.) identification of event signings, 2.) generation of push invitations to such events, 3.) personalization of ebooks via reader-author collaboration to embed personalized multimedia autographs (pmas) into the ebook or other media, 4.) event line control allowing readers to browse the bookstore or mingle while waiting for collaboration with the author during these events, 5.) capability for the readers and author to discuss the event on social media after the readers have registered for the event enabling the author to tailor his/her comments at the vent to the readers' interests; 6.) synchronization and archival of the pma among all of the reader's devices, 7.) integration of special services such as reserved seating as well as food and beverage that may make invitations to such events in the future very exclusive. This invention may be implemented using any one of several embodiments depending upon the retailer's business environment..

Interactive social media and business platform and methods thereof

An interactive social and business platform system including a first communication device coupled to a first processor, a first display screen, and a first storage medium, a second communication device coupled to a second processor, a second display screen, and a second storage medium, a third communication device coupled to a third processor, a third storage medium, and a third display screen, a network storage medium to store a first user profile information corresponding to the first communication device, a second user profile information corresponding to the second communication device, and a third user profile information corresponding the third communication device, the network storage medium in communication with the first, second, and third communication device through a communication network, and a network controller configured to control access to user profile information stored within the network storage medium based upon user profile information corresponding to a communication device requesting access.. .

Monitoring social media for breach of organizational privacy

This document describes apparatuses and techniques for monitoring social media for breach of organizational privacy. In some aspects, these techniques receive social media content from a social media site or social media stream.
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Multi-sensor event detection and tagging system

A sensor event detection and tagging system that analyzes data from multiple sensors to detect an event and to automatically select or generate tags for the event. Sensors may include for example a motion capture sensor and one or more additional sensors that measure values such as temperature, humidity, wind or elevation.
Blast Motion Inc.

Communicating with sensors and devices for real-time location detection of objects using utilities usage and social media information

The present disclosure relates generally to the field of dynamic risk assessment (e.g., with respect to insurance claims). In one specific example, mechanisms are provided for dynamically assessing the presence or absence of people and/or insured items of value in an insured location (e.g., an insured home).
International Business Machines Corporation

Method of charitable giving

A charitable giving method is disclosed that uses a social media platform to bring together individuals, businesses, and charitable causes. The use of the social media platform incentivizes individuals and businesses to increase their financial support to charitable causes.
Careicon Ip Ltd.

Online marketing methods using social networks

Methods, systems, and devices are disclosed for providing online marketing using social networks. In one aspect, a computer system facilitates operations by administrators representing an entity and subscribers affiliated with the entity and registered to one or more social networks via social media sites that link a subscriber with individuals within the social network.
Distribion, Inc.

Methods and systems for interactive marketing campaigns and analytics

Computer methods and systems create customer engagement marketing material. Features include qualifying and engaging customers and prospects through interactive marketing campaigns and analytics.
Behavioral Analytics, Llc

Social media marketplace

Methods and systems are provided for facilitating shopping for products that have been liked to a social media network. A product can be seen on a merchant's website, for example.
Paypal, Inc.

Method and association rules with graph patterns

Graph pattern association rules (gpars) are proposed for social media marketing. Extending association rules for item-sets, gpars help discover regularities between entities in social graphs, and identify potential customers by exploring social influence.
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

Social media content management system and method

A social media content management system coupled to a social media network includes database files and execution instructions to assemble, manage and transmit social media content. The database files store a feed content file, a social content management file, and management tables including a schedule file and an export content file.
Bundlepost Llc

Bidirectional hyperlink synchronization for managing hypertexts in social media and public data repository

A method for bidirectional hyperlink management of a hypertext associated with an on-line media is provided. The method may include searching the on-line media for at least one keyword associated with the hypertext.
International Business Machines Corporation

Determining rayleigh based contextual social influence

An approach is provided for determining social influence. Measurements of social reach of social media content are determined.
International Business Machines Corporation

Actionable verifiable micro-crowd sourcing

Today crowdsourcing consists of activities which may involve large numbers of individuals but there is no social aspect to the crowdsourcing activities and poor visibility of the crowdsourced results by others. Embodiments of the invention provide an online portal supporting both mobile and non-mobile users with social media and social network visibility of the crowdsourcing being undertaken/requested by others.
Mcrowdsourcing Canada Inc.

Method and system for predicting future activities of user on social media platforms

The disclosed embodiments illustrate a method and a system for predicting future activities of a user on a social media platform. The method includes extracting a first time series of one or more historical activities performed by the user from a social media platform server.
Xerox Corporation

Media discovery across content respository

A method of discovering media assets across a content repository is disclosed. Information of interest is gathered from activity on a social media site.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp

System and sports information tracking

A sports information tracking system can be communicably coupled to a device, such that one or more subscribers can request the device to display a profile, wherein the request corresponds to one of the subscribers and causes the profile associated with the subscriber to display on the device. The profiles can be updated based on subscriber submitted data from other subscribers, data gathered from health sensors and performance sensors, and data mined from social media outlets.

Methods and systems relating to metatags and audiovisual content

Today users are accustomed to “judging” items of media content from short abstract samples offered by service providers, media retailers/distributors, etc. And purchasing discrete portions, e.g.
Skipza Inc.

Systems and methods for providing social media location information

Aspects and embodiments disclosed herein include services, application systems, applications, and methods for providing location information, such as a geographic location, associated with an audience of one or more authors of social media posts. Additional aspects and embodiments include services, application systems, applications, and methods, for determining a sentiment associated with one or more emojis included in a social media post having a geographic location.
Co Everywhere, Inc.

Systems and methods for unsupervised streaming feature selection in social media

Systems and methods for exploiting link information in streaming feature selection, resulting in a novel unsupervised streaming feature selection framework are disclosed.. .
Arizona Board Of Regents On Behalf Of Arizona State University

Social network system and method

A social media system includes one or more participant terminals operable to act as a client on a social network and a computer operable to act as a server on the social network and to communicate with each of the participant terminals over the social network. The computer includes: a memory configured to store a set of instructions; and a processor configured to execute the set of instructions.
Sqeeqee, Inc.

Devices and methods for improving web safety and deterrence of cyberbullying

Devices, systems, and methods for allowing parents to view and track smart phone activities of their children can include one or more child software modules. The module can be installed on each child's smart phone.
Websafety, Inc.

Social media safe mode for communications

Communicating posts in a social media network safe mode (smnsm) may include receiving, by a processor, post entries each having selected permissions in the smnsm on a social media network. The processor analyzes sentiment of the post entries to detect potential harm or embarrassment.
International Business Machines Corporation

Pattern identification in time-series social media data, and output-dynamics engineering for a dynamic system having one or more multi-scale time-series data sets

In some aspects, computer-implemented methods of identifying patterns in time-series social-media data. In an embodiment, the method includes applying a deep-learning methodology to the time-series social-media data at a plurality of temporal resolutions to identify patterns that may exist at and across ones of the temporal resolutions.
Carnegie Mellon University

Method, device, and system for entering and displaying information about a user's life onto a social media website

A system and a method for sharing a life story of a user on a social networking platform are disclosed. A life story of the user may be created using at least one format of a text, audio, image, and video.

Systems and methods for implementing urban voices

Urban voices service is a real-time social media message wall that integrates content from different social networks on a single wall creating a convenient channel to broadcast information about topics and events. In one or more embodiments, the described urban voices service provides a list of event hashtags and a corresponding array of relevant publications to internet users and event visitors attracting and involving other users of information space and increasing an interactive experience of the event.
Systems And Methods For Implementing Urban Voices

System and methods for analyzing content engagement in conjunction with social media

Various embodiments disclose a system and methods for media content analysis based at least in part upon social media data. In some embodiments, a computer system may determine a viewership associated with a selected piece of televised content such as a television show or advertisement.
Rentrak Corporation

System and related management of devices of a network system via social media interfaces

A system and related method for the exchange of information, data and instructions between one or more network administrators and one or more network infrastructure devices via one or more media exchanges. Devices are managed using a social media agent including a session agent that translates media messages into network device content and vice versa while maintaining context.
Extreme Networks, Inc.

Workflow to distribute content across a plurality of social media platforms

A system, method, and computer-readable medium for performing a content distribution operation, comprising: identifying generic content for distribution; identifying at least one social media platform for distributing the generic content; generating social media platform specific content from generic content; distributing the social media platform specific content to the at least one social media platform.. .
Dell Products L.p.

Systems and methods for providing a social media platform with a loyalty system

Systems and methods for providing a loyalty system with a social media platform are disclosed. The loyalty system maintains records of the total amount of purchase from vendors in a set of vendors and for each of one or more specific vendors or group of affiliated vendors.
Manja Technologies Sdn Bhd

Method and pluggable system for trend-based allocation of media assets between global and local storage

A method, apparatus, article of manufacture, and a memory structure for allocating storage of media programs among global and local storage assets for hot and cold storage is disclosed. Trend data is obtained from a plurality of sources including web page click-throughs and social media, indexed and combined with data describing available media programs to identify media programs of interest and reallocate them to hot storage as required.
Fox Broadcasting Company

Systems and methods for multi-user mutli-lingual communications

Various embodiments described herein facilitate multi-lingual communications. The systems and methods of some embodiments may enable multi-lingual communications through different modes of communications including, for example, internet-based chat, e-mail, text-based mobile phone communications, postings to online forums, postings to online social media services, and the like.
Machine Zone, Inc.

System and advertising distribution through mobile social gaming

A system and method is disclosed for advertising through a social network by immersion of participants in a sponsored mobile game. A game application for the sponsored game is developed on a server and deployed on consumer devices connected to the server.
Blue Calypso, Llc

Method and computing system adapted for service auto-response generation based upon social media posting

An example computer-implemented method and computer system, each adapted for service auto-response generation based upon social media posting, are described herein. In the method, one or more social media sources on the internet are continually scrubbed to search for a social media posting posted by a poster, and to extract information from the social media posting upon detection of at least one keyword therein.
44lab5, Llc

Transaction-based credit evaluation and prediction of corporate companies by integrating real-time event information

Provided is a mechanism to evaluate and predict credit ratings of corporations from a transaction perspective (i.e., on a transaction-by-transaction basis) by integrating real-time event and external information such as, for example, social media and news reports. In various embodiments, such a mechanism may be implemented via systems, methods and/or computer program products..
International Business Machines Corporation

Crowdfunding using iptv systems and fundraising methods

The present invention relates generally to internet protocol television (iptv). More specifically, the present invention is a method and device for iptv crowdfunding or iptv fundraising.

Automatic detection of user personality traits based on social media image posts

Embodiments are directed to a computer implemented method of analyzing image data. The method includes receiving, using a processor system, image data of one or more images and associated text data that have been posted by a user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Secondary validation for fraud prevention

Banks and other financial institutions struggle to determine when to authorize and when to deny a transaction, such as credit card transactions, for customers. Customers, such as those who travel infrequently or otherwise make purchases at unusual locations, may have transactions denied at such locations.
Avaya Inc.

Analyzing and exploring images posted on social media

Embodiments focus on the real-time processing and analysis of event-related images posts on social media. By computing the most posted images and grouping them in accordance to their similarity, these images can be organized in a visual interface to provide the users an image-driven social media topic detection system.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and aggregating, classifying and enriching social media posts made by monitored author sources

Provided is a system and method for aggregating, classifying, and enriching social media. Machine learning techniques and automatic analysis is performed on posts aggregated from different social media sites.
Ddductr Ug

System and employing kinetic typography in cmc

A computer system for allowing user to communicate with text enhanced with emotional preset having attributes and kinetics including computer readable instructions that, when executed by a processor, perform the steps of: receiving a set of text characters, receiving an emotional preset selection information, creating a unlined animated text message or unlined social message, transmitting the unlined messages to a recipient using cmc or social media to receive the message to convey to the recipient the emotional communications selected by the sender.. .
Expressy, Llc

Method and sharing media content

A method that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, receiving a plurality of operating commands for controlling a first presentation of media content by a first media processor device at a first display device to generate a first viewing experience and transmitting the playback file to a second media processor device via a first network, where a second presentation of the media content by the second media processor device at a second display device according to the plurality of operating commands of the playback file recreates the first viewing experience at the second display device and where the first and second media processor devices are members of the first network based upon common membership in a social media network by a first subscriber associated with the first media processor device and a second subscriber associated with the second media processor device. Other embodiments are disclosed..
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Systems and methods for automated extraction of closed captions in real time or near real-time and tagging of streaming data for advertisements

System and methods for finding and analyzing target content from audio and video content sources, including means and methods for extracting captions from audio and video content sources; searching the captions for a mention of at least one target; extracting audio and video segments relating to the at least one target; delivering extracted audio and video segments to a user device; harvesting social media data relevant to the target content; analyzing the search results in correlation with the social media data for target content.. .
Crossbar Media Group, Inc

System and dynamic asr based on social media

System and method to adjust an automatic speech recognition (asr) engine, the method including: receiving social network information from a social network; data mining the social network information to extract one or more characteristics; inferring a trend from the extracted one or more characteristics; and adjusting the asr engine based upon the inferred trend. Embodiments of the method may further include: receiving a speech signal from a user; and recognizing the speech signal by use of the adjusted asr engine.
Avaya Inc.

Method and system for identifying high growth e-commerce businesses

A method for identifying a high growth business from combined data sets comprising: storing, a plurality of data elements configured to store at least a merchant identifier, acceptance flag, transaction date, and transaction amount; receiving, a merchant growth request command including at least a specific merchant identifier associated with a specific merchant; executing, a query on the transaction database to identify a subset of transaction messages; determining, a transaction volume over time for the specific merchant based on at least the transaction amount and transaction date; identifying, social media data associated with the specific merchant, and a growth index for the specific merchant based on at least the transaction volume over time determined for the specific merchant and the measure of social media presence over time based on the associated dates.. .
Mastercard International Incorporated

Biometric-data-based ratings

In various embodiments, a biometric rating system (“brs”) may generate ratings based on biometric data. The brs may receive biometric data, along with location data, from personal devices of a user.
Intel Corporation

Persistent autonomous agents

The systems and methods are directed towards object driven attributes for characters within a network-based game. More specifically, characters within a network-based game have various attributes that are influenced with the association and/or possession of objects provided by the user.
Sony Interactive Entertainment America Llc

Proactive environment-based chat information system

Disclosed is the technology for computer-based “daily brief” service, which includes methods and corresponding systems for proactively providing push notifications for users of chat information systems. The push notifications are dynamically generated and presented to the user based on identification of one or more triggering events, which may include predetermined time/date, current geographical location, activity of peers and friends in social media associated with the user, scheduled events, appointments, meetings, emails, instant messages, and many more.
Obschestvo S Ogranichennoy Otvetstvennostiyu "speactoit"

Selective content dissemination based on social media content analysis

A computer implemented method for selective dissemination of social media content is provided. The computer implemented method receives social media content associated with a first user at a social networking site and classifies the social media content associated with the first user into at least one social network community.
International Business Machines Corporation

Application for efficient online advertising

A method and system for people to enjoy a great digital experience, to show their support to an entity they support, to make their favorite “entity” win the contest, to buzz online as well as from the entity to improve its advertisement and commercial performance based on prized competitions. A mobile device application that allows users to participate creation contests in order to gain recognition on social media networks.

Automatic event promotion system

Embodiments include a platform and/or application configured to select an event on a first electronic site using a source device, and integrate with a presentation of the event a selector for a micropromotion application. An invitation to the event is automatically generated at the source device in response to selection of the selector.

Providing geolocation notifications to increase collaboration between users

Embodiments herein provide geolocation notifications to increase collaboration between users. Specifically, a collaboration tool is configured to receive, from a social media application, an indication of a geolocation of a first user, as well as information about an availability of the first user and an availability of a second user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Verified social media content

In an example, there is disclosed a computing apparatus, comprising: a psychological state data interface to receive psychological state data; one or more logic elements, including at least one hardware element, comprising a verification engine to: receive a requested user action; receive a psychological state input via the psychological state data interface; analyze the psychological state input; and bar the requested user action at least partly responsive to the analyzing.. .
Mcafee, Inc.

Segmenting social media users by means of life event detection and entity matching

The present disclosure relates generally to the field of segmenting social media users (such as users of a social media network) by means of life event detection (such as based upon social media messages and/or postings) and entity matching. In various embodiments, systems, methods and computer program products are provided..
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and using business-aware latent topics for image captioning in social media

A method of generating a caption for a social media post is provided. The method may include receiving a social media post to be posted to a social media network; collecting reference data relevant to determining common activities occurring at a category of location associated with the social media post; inferring potential topics for captions from a topic inference model, based on the collected reference data associated with the social media post; setting parameters associated with a language model based on the inferred topic; and generating at least one caption for the social media post based on the identified language model, and the inferred topic..
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

System and identifying gifts having shared interests via social media networking, user profiles and browsing data

A method and system identifying gifts having shared interests of a gifter and gift receivers based on social network connections, user profiles data and browsing data. The method includes obtaining gifter identification as gift receivers.
International Business Machines Corporation

Progress control based on transfer of layered content

Progress bar for visually indicating information about a corresponding ordered (for example), time ordered list of items (for example, clickable items representing social media posts). Some embodiments of the progress bar may include one, or more, of the following features: (i) different “interest/interaction statuses” corresponding to the list items; (ii) user interaction zones for jumping the displayed list of items to newly-created items and jumping back to a location in the list where the user was before jumping to the newly-created list items; and/or (iii) adjustable “density” progress bar icons that dynamically vary the number of list items corresponding to a single icon depending up the number of list items loaded to a mobile device..
International Business Machines Corporation

Simulated firearms entertainment system

A firearm simulation system includes multiple game play and participation options for a plurality of users in an entertainment venue located outside of a home environment. The most preferred embodiments of the present invention include options for interaction between the users to create a social experience for friends, neighbors, co-workers, etc.

Sharing portions of a video

An approach is provided for sharing a portion of a video on a social media website. The approach receives a starting point associated with the video and an ending point associated with the video.
International Business Machines Corporation

Social media rating system

Apparatus for anonymous user feedback from nodes of an electronic network, comprises an attribute register comprising a plurality of attributes, of which some of the attributes may have sub-attributes. Node inputs at respective network nodes allow users of the respective nodes to vote or rate a given user at a given node by applying scores to the attributes or sub-attributes.

System and biometric authentication using social network

Techniques described herein include systems and methods for biometric authentication utilizing a dynamically updated biometric template derived from social media content of a user. In some embodiments, a service provider computer receives an authentication request that comprises biometric data provided by the user utilizing a user device.

Smart analysis for social media content

A method of analyzing social media content includes loading, into a non-volatile memory, a social profile associated with a user, sensing, through a processor, a posting to a social media topic thread, determining, through the processor, an interest level of the user in the social media topic thread, and providing, through the processor, an alert to the user to engage with the social media topic thread.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Social media rating system

System for anonymous user chat between a first anonymous user at a first network node and a second known user at a second node of an electronic network, comprises a list of users at the first node, the list including the second user; a chat control to allow the first user to select the second user from the list and initiate chat with the second user, the chat initiation being anonymous and thereby not identifying the first node or the first user.. .

Classified network bandwidth management based on customer performance in social communities

An approach is provided that allocates classified network bandwidth based on customer performance in social network communities. In the approach, a network access request from a user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Dynamic estimation of geographical locations using multiple data sources

Estimating context aware information associated with a geographical location may include receiving information associated with the geographical location from a plurality of different data source. The information may be combined with social media input received via a social media server.
International Business Machines Corporation

Behavior prediction on social media using neural networks

Example implementations include a system and method of recognizing behavior of a user. In example implementations, a first post and at least one subsequent post indicative of a product and associated with a first social media account is obtained.
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

Identifying business online social presence with name and address using spatial filters

Methods and systems for better identifying a business's online social presence using name and address as provided. Geocoding technology is used to enhance business location information with geographic coordinates.
Pitney Bowes Inc.

(isd) vehicle safety

This design includes a steering wheel and app working together to operate properly. It uses interruption feature in wheel preventing texting, facetime, social sites, and social media up to two feet away from steering wheel.

Live events attendance smart transportation and planning

Live events attendance smart transportation and planning. A social media profile and a social media friends list corresponding to the user is retrieved by the event service.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and system for valuation of social influence

A method for generation of an index of influence for an individual using social network and electronic transaction data includes: storing transaction messages, each related to a transaction including a time, date, and transaction data; receiving social media data associated with a user of a social network, the data including a number of followers and secondary followers of the user and data associated with shared content including a shared time, shared date, and a data value corresponding to a product or merchant; identifying transaction messages where the time and date are within a predetermined period of the shared time and date and where the transaction data corresponds to the data value; calculating a rate of return for the user based on the number of followers and secondary followers and the number of transaction messages in the subset; and identifying an influence index based on the calculated rate of return.. .
Mastercard International Incorporated

Payment account fraud detection using social media heat maps

According to some embodiments, a fraud detection computer server may collect information associated with a plurality of social media accounts over a period of time. A sub-set of social media accounts meeting a potential fraud threshold associated with at least one type of payment account may be determined, and, for each of the sub-set of social media accounts meeting the potential fraud threshold, the fraud detection computer server may determine a geographic location associated with the social media account.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Efficient extraction of intelligence from web data

Embodiments are directed to a system for gathering and processing web data. The system provides an expression-based social media monitoring (smm) tool that pulls from a world wide web an initial data universe that includes web data relevant to a targeted index that has been identified by an entity as being of importance to said entity.
International Business Machines Corporation

Social media search assist

A computer identifies social media displayed by a social media platform. The computer determines that a user has viewed the social media and saves the viewed social media in associated with the view date/time.
International Business Machines Corporation

Secure wifi using predictive analytics

Aspects automatically direct data requests from a specific application of a mobile programmable device to a designated wifi network pathway without interaction from a mobile device user in response to determining that an initial data network pathway does not meet a satisfactory service threshold for forwarding the data requests to an event web server. Aspects also predict total attendance within a venue of the event and within a communication range of a designated wifi service node by device users as function of real-time levels of social media following activity associated with the event and an available venue occupancy, a historical attendance at similar events within similar venues, and a time of the event.
International Business Machines Corporation

Detection of manipulation of social media content

A method for filtering content of a social network comprising a plurality of users. The method includes the steps of: identifying one or more relationships among the plurality of users of the social network; determining a strength of each of the identified one or more relationships among the plurality of users of the social network; determining, based at least in part on a determined strength, a reputation value for one or more of the plurality of users of the social network; detecting manipulated social media content using at least one of the identified relationships, determined strengths, and reputation values; categorizing the detected manipulated social media content into one or more categories, wherein the categorization is based at least in part on a confidence level of the detected manipulation; and filtering, based at least in part on said categorization, the detected manipulated social media content..
International Business Machines Corporation

Apparatus, replacing advertising and incentive marketing

A method and system for replacing advertising is provided herein, whereby users are selected to participate in events based on user attributes and event sponsor criteria. Accordingly, event sponsors may target intended audiences by sponsoring and then populating or casting an event with participants meeting desired criteria.

Method, computer program and computer for detecting communities in social media

The present invention provides at least a method includes: extracting a plurality of partial communities from a plurality of users, based on the relationships of companion messages; computing a first degree of similarity for showing the similarity of the companion partial communities, based on the relationship of a user belonging to one partial community with a user belonging to the other partial community, from among the plurality of communities; computing a second degree of similarity for showing the similarity of companion partial communities, based on words within the messages sent by users belonging to both partial communities and under the condition that the first similarity be higher than a predetermined first threshold value; and creating an integrated community by integrating the companion partial communities under the condition that the second similarity be higher than a predetermined second threshold value.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Social content monitoring platform apparatuses, methods and systems

The social content monitoring platform methods (“social-watch”) transforms social media contents via social-watch components, into ad effects data. A method is disclosed, comprising: identifying a request to access user social media content; obtaining user authorization credentials to access user social media content; sending an access request with the obtained user authorization credentials to a social media platform; receiving social media content data from the social media platform; determining a type of the received media content data; tagging the received media content data based on the type according to a progressive taxonomy mechanism; receive a social media analytics request for an item; querying the tagged media content data based on key terms related to the item; and determining impression heuristics for the item based on query results..

System and producing a background or cover image

A system and method for producing a background or cover image that functions in combination with a mobile device having image capture capability. The system and method utilizes a software program, preferably in the form of a software application, or app, which is designed to perfectly scale or size a captured image to fit within required image layout dimensions.

Establishing a social connection with a business during a conversation

Associating callers of a contact center with their social media identity may provide mutual benefits to the caller and contact center. For example, a business operating a contact center can receive information about their current and potential customers and customers can receive additional information, incentives, or other perks by allowing access to their social media profile.

On-call sharing of social media context and content

Associating customers of a contact center with their social media presence may provide mutual benefits to the customer and contact center. For example, a business operating a contact center can receive information about their current and potential customers and customers can receive additional information, incentives, or other perks by allowing access to their social media profile.

Systems, apparatus, methods and computer-readable storage media facilitating information retrieval for a communication device

A method can include detecting a selection of an item, the item being displayed via user interface (ui), searching for information associated with the item for which selection is detected, wherein the searching is performed automatically based, at least, upon the detecting the selection of the item; and displaying search results, via the ui, wherein the displaying the search results is performed automatically during the selection of the item. In some embodiments, the search results comprise at least one of: a voicemail, a number of voicemails, messaging details, a portion of text, contacts information or social media information associated with the item for which selection is detected..

Management and control of mobile computing device using local and remote software agents

Devices, systems, and methods for allowing parents to view and track smart phone activities of their children can include one or more child software modules. The module can be installed on each child's smart phone.

Automatic generation of social media messages regarding a presentation

Content being presented to an audience can be automatically monitored in real time. The content can include a plurality of content portions.

Managing encouraging messages from social media contacts to enhance performance

An approach is provided for managing messages for an individual. Using one or more social media services, encouraging messages are solicited from social media contacts of the individual, and in response, the encouraging messages are received from the social media contacts.

Systems and methods for managing social media posts

Methods, systems, and computer program products for interacting with a social media networking system. Information related to occurrence of an event impacting travel may be received from a travel data source at one or more computers.

Systems and methods for deriving financial information from emotional content analysis

Method of deriving financial information comprising gathering, by a processor, information from a plurality of social media accounts, associating, by the processor, the information from the plurality of social media accounts with a firm, determining an excitement value for the information gathered from each of the plurality of social media accounts, and estimating an overall excitement value for the firm are disclosed. Systems are also disclosed..

Buy intent estimation and its applications for social media data

A system and method that enables usage of data embedded inside social media data to help estimate buy intent (bi), to allow companies or organizations to utilize this information to track conversations about their brand, to engage with their customers/users, to conduct advisement and investment efficiency analysis, to manage and reduce potential risk, and identify the factors that may affect company sales and revenues.. .

Sharing virtual business venues and feedback with social connections

Associating callers of a contact center with their social media identity may provide mutual benefits to the caller and contact center. For example, a business operating a contact center can receive information about their current and potential customers and customers can receive additional information, incentives, or other perks by allowing access to their social media profile.

Social media user correlation based on information from an external data source

Methods, systems, and computer program products for associating a user of a social media networking system with a customer of a travel provider. In response to receiving a post published by the user on the social media networking system, a travel data source is queried to identify a customer profile based on information relating to the user or to information related to a content of the post.

Linking customized external widgets to dashboard data

Embodiments link external widgets to internal data displayed being within a dashboard as part of a story. An interface allows selecting external widget(s) based upon matching with a parameter of internal data being accessed.

System and online collaboration of synchronized audio and video data from multiple users through an online browser

A system and method for online collaboration of synchronized audio and video data from multiple users through an online browser is disclosed. An online network environment (e.g., online social media platform) that is accessible by users through an online browser includes an online player/recorder that is capable of playing back multiple audio and video data uploaded by multiple users in real time, and to change tempo while maintaining the original audio key or change pitch while maintaining the original tempo during playback.

Prioritizing multiple callers with a suggested time for a caller to call back

A computing device includes a memory; and a processing circuit coupled to the memory and configured to receive call data regarding a plurality of telephone calls placed to the computing device, each of the plurality of telephone calls being placed by a caller; prioritize each caller based on the call data and prioritization data stored in the memory, the prioritization data providing an indication of a relationship between each caller and a receiver associated with the computing device and including at least one of electronic contact data, electronic calendar data, and social media data; determine a future time for each caller to speak with the receiver based on the prioritization of each caller; and transmit a message to each caller providing an indication of the future time.. .
Elwha Llc

Social media sharing based on video content

A method, computer program product and computer system is provided. A processor identifies a first content of a user-generated media, wherein the user-generated media includes an image file.
International Business Machines Corporation

Creation, publication and display of content on a social media network

A publication tool, and methods of use thereof, for publishing user created content as well as republishing content created by others to a social media network. The publication tool incorporates and uses analytic data from a plurality of data sources to identify and evaluate relationships between the user of the social media network and members of social media networks who subscribe to view the content published by the user on the social media network.
International Business Machines Corporation

Intelligent segment marking in recordings

A stream of data contributions during a period is collected from a social media data source, the period spanning a broadcast of a content. The stream is analyzed to identify a change in a level of the data contributions during a sub-period of the period.
International Business Machines Corporation

Intelligent segment marking in recordings

A stream of data contributions during a period is collected from a social media data source, the period spanning a broadcast of a content. The stream is analyzed to identify a change in a level of the data contributions during a sub-period of the period.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and advertising and distributing messages

A system and method provide advertising power to any person wishing to express an opinion, by distributing that message broadly to the public, regardless of the form of media or demographic groups, and provide a mechanism for supporting viewers to push it forward, and measures its success compared to competing messages. The invention provides access to advertising and dissemination of ideas to the masses of people, regardless of their membership in a social media or party or demography or geography or financial position.
Bonis Opus Llc

Offline location-based consumer metrics using online signals

A business monitoring system is described herein that brings together the previously separate worlds of social media and offline secret shopper and similar programs. With the business monitoring system, owners of brands are able to monitor the local voice of the customer to detect local and regional trends in sentiment and activity, build benchmarks and goals for local storefronts, evaluate in-store operations and customer service trends, and measure the local impact of marketing and advertising initiatives.
Groupon, Inc.

Generating audience response metrics and ratings from social interest in time-based media

Social media content items are mapped to relevant time-based media events. These mappings are used as the basis for calculating metrics based upon the mappings, and ratings of the time-based media there from.
Bluefin Labs, Inc.

Optimized autocompletion of search field

A computer receives event information associated with a user. The computer determines one or more social media contacts associated with the event, wherein the social media contacts are further associated with the user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Optimized autocompletion of search field

A computer receives event information associated with a user. The computer determines one or more social media contacts associated with the event, wherein the social media contacts are further associated with the user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Optimized autocompletion of search field

A computer receives event information associated with a user. The computer determines one or more social media contacts associated with the event, wherein the social media contacts are further associated with the user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Integrated architecture and network for arrangement and delivery of media

A media management framework comprises an integrated architecture and online networking service for aggregating a user's various media files to enable a customized distribution of those media files. User media files are processed, archived, aggregated, and distributed for display in customized story streams.
Living Media, Llc

Drone, method and systems for airborne visualization

This invention relates to a drone, method and systems for displaying messages and/or images by using a group of one or more remotely controlled airborne drones provided with display means and controlled so the messages and/or images are created and are visual by the display means of the group of airborne drones. The display means are controlled such that the messages and/or images are 2d or 3d respectively.

Activity sharing social media platform and methods thereof

The present disclosure generally relates to a social media platform for matching people with mutual interest. In one embodiment of the present disclosure, social media platform comprises: a mobile application or a mobile electronic device that allows a user to provide a description of an activity that requires at least two people to participate; an electronic sever that receives the description of an activity and transmits the activity to people who are seeking to join similar activity, people who show interest in the activity or people who are close to the user; wherein the electronic server establishes a communication between the user with the people who are seeking to join similar activity, people who show interest in the activity or people who are close to the user..

Social media modification of behavior and mobile screening for impairment

Techniques for modifying user behavior and screening for impairment using a mobile feedback controller, such as a smartwatch, are provided. In one aspect, a method for monitoring a user includes the steps of: collecting real-time data from the user, wherein the data is collected via a mobile feedback controller worn by the user; determining whether the data collected from the user indicates impairment; determining appropriate corrective actions to be taken if the data collected from the user indicates impairment, otherwise continuing to collect data from the user in real-time; determining whether any action is needed; and undertaking the appropriate corrective actions if action is needed, otherwise continuing to collect data from the user in real-time..
International Business Machines Corporation

Video encoding for social media

In some aspects, the disclosure is directed to methods and systems for encoding and sharing media clips via a social networking provider responsive to a user interaction via a single “like” or “share” button. Media may be constantly buffered as the user watches the program, such that the user need not initiate recording, enabling the user to quickly share amusing or media clips as they happen live.
Broadcom Corporation

Method and system for dynamic proximity-based media sharing

Disclosed embodiments provide an approach for sharing media items between mobile devices that are in proximity to one another. A device id is generated and shared with nearby devices.
International Business Machines Corporation

Trust stamp

The present invention relates generally to identity or trustworthiness verification for online users. More specifically, the present invention is a method of identity verification for online users combined with methodologies for evaluating or demonstrating trustworthiness.

Method for leveraging tax credit eligibility

A method and system for leveraging tax credit eligibility is disclosed. An embodiment provides a tax credit screening survey to job seekers, who may screen themselves for tax credit eligibility, obtain documentation, demonstrate tax credit eligibility, etc., to a plurality of potential employers—leveraging their tax credit eligibility.

Event attendee origin prediction and impact analysis

A computer-implemented method includes: obtaining, by a computing device, attendee origin indicators for an upcoming event by accessing a database or social media network; obtaining, by the computing device, attendee origin impact indicators; determining, by the computing device, a predicted number of attendees for the upcoming event by origin based on the attendee origin indicators; determining, by the computing device, an impact of hosting the attendees for the upcoming event based on the predicted number of attendees by origin and the attendee origin impact indicators; and outputting, by the computing device, information identifying the impact.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Service request messaging

A method includes receiving a message comprising a user identification code via a social media messaging channel. In addition, the method includes receiving geo-location information of the device transmitting the message.
American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc.

Service monitoring and evaluation system, method and program product

A service monitoring and evaluation system, method and program product for monitoring and evaluating services, e.g., healthcare. A client or patient timeline storage stores social media information for any event of interest (eoi) for patients, including information indicating the effectiveness of patient treatment being provided by healthcare providers.
International Business Machines Corporation

Individual and user group attributes discovery and comparison from social media visual content

A method and system are provided. The method includes deriving a set of user attributes from an aggregate analysis of images and videos of a user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Dynamically managing figments in social media

Systems and methods for dynamically managing figments are disclosed. A computer-implemented method includes: receiving, by a computing device, a question from a user; answering, by the computing device, the question using a first degree figment; classifying, by the computing device, the question based on topics; forwarding, by the computing device, the question to a set of second degree figments; receiving, by the computing device, answers to the question from the set of second degree figments; ranking, by the computing device, the answers received from the set of second degree figments; and providing, by the computing device, the ranked answers to the user..
International Business Machines Corporation

Analyzing the online behavior of a user and for generating an alert based on behavioral deviations of the user

A method in accordance with an embodiment includes: receiving data from at least one social media account of a user; generating a baseline personality profile of the user based on the received data, wherein the baseline personality profile establishes threshold values for a set of behavioral attributes of the user; iteratively generating a set of personality profiles of the user based on subsequently received data from the at least one social media account; comparing each personality profile of the user to the baseline personality profile of the user; determining a deviation between the personality profile of the user and the baseline personality profile of the user based on the comparing; and alerting a monitoring user of the deviation.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Method implemented in an online social media platform for sharing ephemeral post in real-time

Disclosed is an implementation of a method for an online social media platform to extract the user's location as the user uploads and shares an ephemeral post in real-time based on the privilege setting configured by the user. Further, the method determines a plurality of locations around the vicinity of the registered user's location when an ephemeral post is uploaded/shared by the registered user, and the method pictographically represents the uploading and sharing activity performed by the user through the online social media platform within the network..

Social media messaging management for brand integrity

Embodiments of the invention provide a method, system and computer program product for social media messaging management for brand integrity. The method includes retrieving content from different web sites from over a computer communications network into a social media messaging manager executing in memory of a host computing system.
International Business Machines Corporation

Marketing offer personalization utilizating data analytics of social media data

Embodiments of the invention provide for marketing offer generation utilizing data analytics of social media data. A method for marketing offer generation utilizing data analytics of social media data is provided.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and system for mitigating risk in a supply chain

A method and system is provided for mitigating risk in a supply chain. The present application provides a method and system for mitigating risk in a multi echelon stochastic flexible supply chain, comprises categorizing a plurality of supply chain risks pertaining into a plurality of supply chain risk sub categories; developing a risk decision model for each of the plurality of supply chain risk sub categories; extracting supply chain risk information from a plurality of information sources including a plurality of social media information sources; validating, customizing and estimating social media risk score for each of the plurality of supply chain risk sub categories; integrating estimated social media risk score for each of the plurality of supply chain risk sub categories for each supply chain member; and utilizing consolidated social media risk score in the developed risk decision model for mitigating risk..
Tata Consultancy Services Limited

System and creating a preference profile from shared images

A method includes obtaining from an online social media site a plurality of instances of images of objects associated with a person; analyzing with a data processor the plurality of instances of the images with a plurality of predetermined style classifiers to obtain a score for each image for each style classifier; and determining with the data processor, based on the obtained scores, a likely preference of the person for a particular style of object. The plurality of instances of images of objects associated with the person can be images that were posted, shared or pinned by person, and images that the person expressed a preference for.
International Business Machines Corporation

Detecting relevant facets by leveraging diagram identification, social media and statistical analysis software

An approach to finding facets of big data across multiple subject fields which have mutual relevance and provide useful information and insights. The approach is based on an analysis of diagrams associated with facets found in big data, such as that available on the internet, and the results of the analysis are further refined through a regional analysis and a search of social media data for events pertaining to the facets.
International Business Machines Corporation

Collecting social media users in a specific customer segment

A method and system are provided for collecting social media users who have a specific profile. The method includes retrieving a set of lists connected by at least one criterion to a particular list that is included in a set of reliable lists whose users have already been reliably deemed to have a specific profile.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and aggregating multi-source data and identifying geographic areas for data acquisition

Disclosed is a system and method for collecting, processing and aggregating satellite imagery with large volumes of other digitized data for analysis by a human user in order to identify geographic areas for further data collection and/or analysis. More particularly, the invention relates to identifying geographic subjects for satellite image acquisition by aggregating and analyzing first-time changes detected by satellite imagery as well as weather report data, social media streams and newswire feeds.
Mda Information Systems Llc

Assigning confidence levels to online profiles

The disclosure is directed to a method for assigning confidence levels to data. A method in accordance with an embodiment includes: analyzing at least one data stream from at least one social media account associated with an entity to generate historical data for the entity; comparing the historical data for the entity to profile data in an entity profile of the entity; determining at least one confidence level based on the comparing; and assigning the at least one confidence level to at least one data item in the profile data..
International Business Machines Corporation

Music recommendation engine

A method and system implemented for generating a music recommendation intended to surprise and delight a user using data and computer analytics. The method and system collects and categorizes musical preferences using past preferences, user demographics, social media data and psychological variables which include the big-5 personality traits of the user to generate a profile containing preferred musical parameters.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and managing advertisements using social media data

A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, obtaining social media data associated with a plurality of end user devices of a plurality of users interacting with a social media network where the social media data includes user commentary at the social media network, determining first targeted advertising for delivery to first end user devices of a portion of the plurality of users based on an analysis of the social media data, and determining second targeted advertising for delivery during a target broadcast programming to a second end user device of a target user of the plurality of users based on an analysis of the user commentary, wherein the analysis includes identifying a comment context. Other embodiments are disclosed..
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Social media system and method

A system and method of allowing guests of events to interact with other guests of the events. A user of an event system may log into the event system and create a user profile to be utilized in the event system.
Hooley Llc

Buyer guidance based on social media contacts

A method, computer program product, and computer system is provided. A processor identifies a web page for an item being viewed by a user, where the item is offered for sale by an online marketplace.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and predictive analysis

A method of predictive analysis, including the steps of (a) selecting a sequence of discrete information signals for a time interval; (b) identifying one or more creators of the a group the discrete information signals, the one or more creators comprising a first group of social media participants; (c) selecting a group of observers of the sequence of discrete information signals, the observers comprising a second group of social media participants; (d) selecting a sub-group of observers from the group of the observers, the sub-group comprising one or more individuals of the group of observers who have taken external actions subsequent to the time interval; and (e) determining the existence or absence of one or more dependencies between the among the first group and the second group of media participants.. .

System and predictive analysis

A method of predictive analysis, including the steps of (a) selecting a sequence of discrete information signals for a time interval; (b) identifying one or more creators of the a group the discrete information signals, the one or more creators comprising a first group of social media participants; (c) selecting a group of observers of the sequence of discrete information signals, the observers comprising a second group of social media participants; (d) selecting a sub-group of observers from the group of the observers, the sub-group comprising one or more individuals of the group of observers who have taken external actions subsequent to the time interval; and (e) determining the existence or absence of one or more dependencies between the among the first group and the second group of media participants.. .

System and gathering and analyzing biometric user feedback for use in social media and advertising applications

Systems and methods for measuring biologically and behaviorally based responses to social media, locations, or experiences and providing instant and continuous feedback in response thereto are disclosed. An example system includes a first sensor to determine an emotional response of a user exposed to a social media application, a second sensor to determine a current activity of the user, and a third sensor to determine an environment of the user.
The Nielsen Company (us), Llc

Media content crowdsource

The provisioning of media content to computing devices that might not normally have access thereto. Example types of media or media content may include advertising media, broadcast media, social media, news media, and others..
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.

Media-production system with social media content interface feature

In one aspect, an example method includes (i) accessing, by a computing system, data associated with a program schedule for a video program; (ii) based on the accessed data, selecting, by the computing system, a social media (sm) content item; (iii) providing, by the computing system, a user interface that (i) outputs the selected sm content item, and facilitates modifying the program schedule such that the program schedule refers to the selected sm content item; (iv) based on the modified program schedule, generating, by the computing system, video content that includes the selected sm content item; and (v) transmitting, by the computing system, to another computing system, the generated video content for presentation of the generated video content on the other computing system.. .
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

Vehicle maintenance analytics and notifications

A computer-implemented method, computer program product, and system for vehicle maintenance are provided. The computer-implemented method may include predicting a future vehicle location based on a vehicle location history; predicting future vehicle usage from user information, wherein the user information includes information collected from a user's social media account; identifying maintenance needs of a vehicle; and determining available times for vehicle maintenance based on the future vehicle location and the user information..
International Business Machines Corporation

Methods and systems for verification of a user's identity

Methods and systems for verification of a user's identity. Such methods and systems are used in dating websites, social media and generally on the internet.

Cognitive marketing based on social networking of positive reviewers

A method for online marketing provides that one or more processors receive content from an online social media site that is a review of a product of a product type. One or more processors determine a reviewer of the content that generates at least one positive review associated with the product of the product type and determines a reputation score of the reviewer based, at least in part, on the quantity of positive reviews and response data associated with the positive reviews, and one or more processors determine whether the reputation score of the reviewer of the at least one positive product review meets a predetermined threshold condition..
International Business Machines Corporation

System and intelligently recommending based on social media

A system and method of intelligently recommending items based on social media communications are provided. A communication with an audio portion in a first format is intercepted from a first service, an intent to transact is then detected within the communication at least in part based on analyzed sound in the audio portion.
Ebay Inc.

Visual meme tracking for social media analysis

A system and method for analyzing visual memes includes identifying visual memes associated with at least one topic in a data source. The visual memes propagated over time are tracked to extract information associated with identified visual memes.
International Business Machines Corporation

Contextual athlete performance assessment

Aspects of the technology described herein can efficiently identify athletes that satisfy a user's performance profile as determined by a customized performance score. The athlete performance score can be calculated according to performance variables selected by a user and weights given to the performance variables by the user.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Methods and apparatus to identify co-relationships between media using social media

Methods, apparatus, systems and articles of manufacture are disclosed to identify co-relationships between media using social media. An example method includes obtaining media-exposure social media messages based on keywords and posting timestamps, and identifying a media-pairing including first media and second media.
The Nielsen Company (us), Llc

Social media t-shirts and promotional items

A promotional item including a promotional panel on an outer surface of the promotional item, wherein the promotional panel promotes a company and directs individuals to finding more information about the company through websites and social media sites. A method of making the promotional item, by printing a promotional panel on an outer surface of the promotional item, wherein the promotional panel promotes a company and directs individuals to finding more information about the company through websites and social media sites.

Systems and methods for online analysis of stakeholders

Described herein are systems and methods for stakeholder analysis, and particularly for infrastructure project stakeholder analysis. An analysis engine models stakeholder data, such as social media comments, in the form of subject-sentiment dyads.
The Governing Council Of The University Of Toronto

Workflow to amplify content over a plurality of social media platforms in different regions

A system, method, and computer-readable medium are disclosed for a social media amplification operation which includes a workflow to amplify content over a plurality of social media platforms. More specifically, in certain embodiments, the workflow translates social media postings made in one language (e.g., the english language) into postings in multiple languages.
Dell Products L.p.

Callisto integrated tablet computer in hot and cold dispensing machine

Improvements a hot and cold dispensing machine is disclosed. The machine includes creating a family of smart coffee dispensing machine that is connected 24/7 to the cloud.

Integrated tablet computer in hot and cold dispensing machine

Improvements a hot and cold dispensing machine is disclosed. The machine integrates a tablet computer with hot and cold dispensing machines, including coffee machines that transform the dispensing machine into a fully interactive machine that enables an unlimited number of features to be added as functionalities.

Electronic virtual sports scoreboard system that provides event alerts, video highlights and statistics to social media and other web-based distributions systems with minimal effort required of the scorekeeper

A system for scoring and timing sports events that maximizes fan experience through virtual access to statistics, real-time scoring, and significant event alerts with video by social media or internet web access—with minimal extra work required so that a single scorekeeper can run the system. Watching the event live by streaming video is also an option..

Social media messaging platform for creating and sharing moments

A messaging platform is configured to exchange social media messages, over a network, among a plurality of user devices each of which is executing a social media messaging application. The messaging platform is configured to provide, over the network, a moment of an event discussed by the social media messages for selection on a user interface of the social media messaging application.
Twitter, Inc.

Method and system for designating and using proxies on a web based social network

A social media website which allows for a first member user to designate a proxy for actions taken on a social media website. The proxy may like or dislike posts on the social media website, or may choose to follow another member when that member posts, or take other actions, including the routing of advertising revenue, which then would also be taken on behalf of the first member.
Bounta Llc

Social media integration in omni-channel customer issue resolution

Customers may use a number of channels to communicate with a business or other organization. If a customer initially posts an issue on social media and, before seeing a response, initiates a communication via a different channel (e.g., telephone call, email, etc.) to address the same issue, duplicative efforts may be reduced or eliminated.
Avaya Inc.

Notification machine with dynamic messaging interval

A machine provides a user with repeating messages that reference a purchasable product. The time interval to be inserted between the messages is modified dynamically by the machine, based on a popularity score of the purchasable product, as determined by the machine.
Ebay Inc.

Comprehensive online credit for content (c4c) system

Companies, small and large, are in constant need of high quality and timely content to utilize in sales, marketing, corporate websites, company blogs, linkedin, and social media (facebook, twitter, etc.) to highlight their services and to keep customers engaged and coming back. Currently, no system is available on the market to support organizations in capturing and rewarding employees for submission of internal content.

Consent handling during data harvesting

The described technologies can be used for consent handling during data harvesting. In one example, a method can include receiving social media data associated with a user identifier and a first country code.
Sap Se

App for selective monitoring of social media activity

Apparatus and method for monitoring and following posts of selected individuals on a selected social media platform (smp) or multiple smps directly from a users's personal wireless device without separately logging in to each social media platform. An app is provided for installation in a personal wireless device and configured to respond to the user's entry of icon-selectable commands on the touch-sensitive display screen to execute operative sequences performed by a processor in the wireless device to control synchronizing to the one or more smps, following the social media posts in the feeds of individuals across one or multiple smps, entering keywords to enable content searching and monitoring among the smp feeds, and notification of keyword existence in individual feeds..

Social challenge system and method

A challenge system comprising a host server connected via a network to a set of participant devices enable the set of participants to act as a set of challengers and a set of challengees in a social media forum. The host server includes a database and is configured to facilitate the creation and dissemination of a challenge from a challenger and to facilitate the acceptance of challenges from a challengee.

Social media driven evaluation of a product idea

A method, system and computer program product for social media driven evaluation of a product idea is provided. The method includes providing access to social media web site to different members and distributing to requesting ones of the different members, a submission form that includes different text input fields receiving descriptive text regarding a product idea.
Jazwares, Llc

Help center that modifies interaction with a user based on assessed expertise of the user

A help center uses a script to provide support to users, and includes a mechanism for assessing expertise of each user and dynamically modifying the flow through the script to provide better support to more expert users. The expertise of the user may be determined based on any or all of the following: past interactions with the help center; reputation of the user on social media; endorsement from other users; the user's organizational hierarchy and job roles; other information available from public sources; and linguistic cues given by the user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Apparatus and executing an automated analysis of data, in particular social media data, for product failure detection

An apparatus and a method for executing an automated analysis of analysis input data (e.g. Social media data and/or on-board-diagnosis data) for product failure detection is proposed.
Hitachi, Ltd.

Displaying suggested stops on a map based on context-based analysis of purpose of the journey

A map application includes a mechanism to perform context-based analysis to determine the purpose of a journey. The context-based analysis can include an analysis of any or all of the following: the destination, one or more calendars, social media, and historical data.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and device to prohibit communications which require active participation by the driver of a vehicle

Operating a vehicle while texting, using applications or using a mobile device has been shown to be very dangerous and increase the likelihood of accidents. An exemplary embodiment relates to a method, techniques and a system that can prohibit the use of a mobile device by the driver while driving.

Location-based recommendation generator

A computer-implemented method includes identifying a profile. The method identifies one or more mobility patterns.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and assessing the sensitivity of social network user populations to response time delays

A contact center is operated by reference to response time statistics and social media analytics. A method for identifying a user population's sensitivity to response time delay comprises monitoring social network messaging activity to identify user messages associated with the user population.
Avaya Inc.

Semantics classification aggregation newsfeed, an automated distribution method

A method of stripping/filtering and distribution of news social media content. More particular, the present invention pertains to a method for the real-time distribution of news social media content to users by filtering irrelevant and duplicate information.

Providing context to a question

The present disclosure may include a method of providing context to a question. The method may include obtaining an annotated question that includes a question variable as part of the annotated question.
Fujitsu Limited

Transaction based check-in to recommendation providing social media platforms

A method and system for providing location-based user-personalized recommendations for goods, services and activities to a user of a mobile communication device using a recommendation-providing social media platform is provided. The method includes automatically checking in to the merchant location on the recommendation-providing social media platform in response to settling the transaction at the merchant and automatically checking in to a predefined area which includes the merchant location.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Topic detection in a social media sentiment extraction system

A computer-implemented system for real time topic detection in a social media message includes a knowledge base of keywords used to ingest the social media message and a partial parser deriving a syntax-semantic parse tree. The system also includes a topic calculator compositionally deriving the topic of the social media message by computing a topic value for given entities in the event described by the social media message.
Isentium, Llc

Incorporation of semantic attributes within social media

In an approach for adding categories to a social media site, a computer identifies one or more semantic attributes of content uploaded on a social media site, wherein the identified one or more semantic attributes correspond to viewable characteristics of the content uploaded on the social media site. The computer maps the identified one or more semantic attributes to one or more categories based on shared viewable characteristics of the identified one or more sematic attributes.
International Business Machines Corporation

Visual hash tags via trending recognition activities, systems and methods

A system and method of treating image data as a visual hash tag are presented. A device is able to subscribe to a content channel, possibly a channel that provide social media information, by the act of recognizing related objects without requiring a user to annotate content with unnatural hash tags..
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Method and system for informing content with data

A computer-implemented method and system useful for displaying and analyzing trends in search terms, social media, and other resources. The system may include a server that can communicate with a client device.

Polarity turn-around time of social media posts

The technology disclosed solves the technical problem of measuring efficiency and effectiveness of online social engagements relating to user experience management. The technical solution disclosed herein entails offering a technical measure for user experience and satisfaction with the objective of converting online detractors into online promoters.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Estimating social interest in time-based media

Social media content items are mapped to relevant time-based media events. These mappings may be used as the basis for multiple applications, such as ranking of search results for time-based media, automatic recommendations for time-based media, prediction of audience interest for media purchasing/planning, and estimating social interest in the time-based media.
Bluefin Labs, Inc.

Optimize follower and search relevancy ratio

System, method, and computer program product to perform an operation, the operation including: defining a timing schedule for publishing a set of items of content in a first content class and a second content class for publication based on a content class ratio and corresponding scores of the set of items of content, publishing, by operation of one or more computer processors and according to a first method, the set of items of content on a social media platform based on the timing schedule, monitoring a plurality of metrics for the set of items of content, and modifying the content class ratio upon determining that the content class ratio impacts the plurality of metrics.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Content ranking based on person-to-person sharing

An approach is provided for identifying favorite multimedia content, such as digital photographs, possessed by a user. The approach detects a number of content sharing actions involving multimedia content, such as digital photographs, with the detecting being from a number of content handling applications, such as social media sites and person-to-person sharing.
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Thermostat with occupancy detection based on social media event data

A thermostat for a building space includes a network communication module and a processing circuit. The network communication module is communicatively coupled to at least one of one or more social media servers and one or more calendar servers.
Johnson Controls Technology Company

Intelligent thermostat control system

An intelligent thermostat control system for a building, such as a residential home, that automatically adjusts a thermostat setting in the home based on real-time data continually received from mobile devices and/or social media files associated with the residents. This allows the thermostat controller to override the explicit programmed settings with implicit settings based on activity analysis taking the actual locations and schedules of the residents into account.
International Business Machines Corporation

Armrest for dental chair with mouse touch device for patient use

Armrest for dental chair with mouse touch device for patient use comprising an armrest (1) fixed to the dental chair, featuring a mouse touch-type input peripheral (2) on its edge connected via usb or radio frequency wireless connection to a cpu, central processing unit (3), which manages programs and sends information to an lcd, liquid crystal display (4), placed within sight of the patient, regardless of the height and tilting movements of the dental chair, enabling patient interaction with various interface programs, such as internet access, games, watching videos, choose music media or social media, among others, simply using the fingertips.. .

System and timekeeping and billing to create and maintain employees and independent contractors

The present invention consists of an improved system and method for entering and maintaining worker data for a company's employees and independent contractors wherein the system may link worker data directly to contracts and agreements between the worker and the employer, store an employee handbook for the employee, store large volumes of data and agreements relating to the worker's employment including all degrees and licenses, any special skills and language proficiencies. The system can import large amounts of worker data necessary for checking conflicts and for utilizing the worker's existing social media accounts for marketing purposes.

Method and system for real-time curated category and social media advertising

A system and method for real-time curated category and social media advertising is presented. A system can include a modulator module, a syncer module, a ranking module, a database interface, and a sharing module.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Returning filtered social media content to a data stream

An approach for filtering social media content. The approach receives a request to filter a plurality of content from a data stream during one or more scheduled time frames.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and selecting events or locations based on content

Systems and methods of returning location and/or event results using information mined from non-textual information are provided. Non-textual information is captured using a hardware component of a user device.
Ebay Inc.

Systems and methods for multi-user multi-lingual communications

Various embodiments described herein facilitate multi-lingual communications. The systems and methods of some embodiments enable multi-lingual communications through different modes of communication including, for example, internet-based chat, e-mail, text-based mobile phone communications, postings to online forums, postings to online social media services, and the like.
Machine Zone, Inc.

Pixedup social media game

A social media game that may be played between two devices, or as a single device may be played on an electronic mobile device such as a smart phone or tablet. The game may be analogous to a photographic puzzle.

Communication method and apparatus

A communication method and apparatus wherein there is wireless communication with at least two mobile communication devices each having a network address and wherein location-related data is received for the at least two mobile communication devices. A database of profiles of users is maintained including social media information and/or advertising information identifying at least one second user and the second user's network address with whom a first user desires to communicate when the first and second users are at a common location.

Efficient usage of internet services on mobile devices

Communications systems including multiple computer devices where: (i) for a set of computer devices, used by a common user, it is determined which computer device the user is most actively using; and (ii) an operational mode of a “wireless service” (see definition, below) on one of the other computer devices (that is, a non-most-active computer device) is changed in its operational mode. For example, if a user has two smart phones and the user's first smart phone is determined to be more active than the second smart phone, then on the second smart phone (that is, the non-most-active computer device) a social media home page updating service is turned off.
International Business Machines Corporation

Efficient usage of internet services on mobile devices

Communications systems including multiple computer devices where: (i) for a set of computer devices, used by a common user, it is determined which computer device the user is most actively using; and (ii) an operational mode of a “wireless service” (see definition, below) on one of the other computer devices (that is, a non-most-active computer device) is changed in its operational mode. For example, if a user has two smart phones and the user's first smart phone is determined to be more active than the second smart phone, then on the second smart phone (that is, the non-most-active computer device) a social media home page updating service is turned off.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and facilitating user connections in travel locations

A method for matching users of a social media platform traveling in the same location is disclosed. The method includes generating a travel database including a plurality of user travel data that corresponds to travel locations of a plurality of users, receiving new location information from a location module, the new location information corresponding to a current location of a user device, comparing the new location information to historical information to determine if the new location is a travel location.
Perry Street Software, Inc.

System and interactive television with messaging based payments

Disclosed is a system and method for integrating email, sms, and social media based transactions with interactive television or standard cable with internet access to make payments. Disclosed is a method to tie together a vendor and a cable provider with an e-commerce system leveraging each entity's customer information to streamline the payment process.
@pay Ip Holdings Llc

System and live video streaming

A video distribution technique permits individual subscribers to pay a nominal fee to follow celebrities and receive videos directly therefrom. An individual may qualify as a broadcaster by having a sufficient fan base as measured by the number of followers in existing social media services.
Mobilitie, Llc

System and video streaming to a geographically limited subscriber set

A video distribution technique permits individual subscribers to pay a nominal fee to follow celebrities and receive videos directly therefrom. An individual may qualify as a broadcaster by having a sufficient fan base as measured by the number of followers in existing social media services.
Mobilitie, Llc

Passive social media contact engagement

Systems and methods for passive social media contact engagement are provided. In example embodiments, a publication that represents an item available for purchase is identified.
Ebay Inc.

Providing relevant content to a user during a user's free time

A method, system and computer program product for utilizing a user's free time. A period of free time for the user is identified.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and generating three-dimensional geofeeds, orientation-based geofeeds, and geofeeds based on ambient conditions based on content provided by social media content providers

A system and method for generating a geofeed based on one or more geofeed parameters including altitude parameters, ambient condition parameters, and orientation parameters is provided. A geofeed includes a collection of content, aggregated from various content providers, that is relevant to one or more geographically definable locations.
Geofeedia, Inc.

Automated displaying personalized photos on a digital picture frame

A digital picture frame including a camera integrated with the frame, and a network connection module allowing the frame for use as a mobile positional social media (mpsm) device for displaying social media pictures from a user's social media account or her or his community members' social media accounts. The integrated camera is used to automatically determine an identity of a frame viewer, and a viewer profile automatically determined from the identity of the viewer.
Pushd, Inc.

Image generation for social media contact engagement

Systems and methods for image generation for social media contact engagement are provided. In example embodiments, a publication that represents an item available for purchase is identified.
Ebay Inc.

Generating an investigative response to an incident

Systems and methods include generating an investigative response to an incident so that investigators are alerted of the incident and information gathering of the incident is initiated with an investigator communications device. Embodiments of the present disclosure relate to generating an alert of an occurrence of an incident by an incident communications device positioned at a location of the incident.

Mobile device facilitated lending platform

A computer-implemented method for facilitating loans including receiving a loan request specifying a requested loan amount from a plurality of borrowers via a lending platform. The method includes reviewing at least one social media account or profile of each of the plurality of borrowers, and assigning a credit score to each of the borrowers based at least in part on content of the at least one social media account or profile of each borrower.
Solo Funds Inc.

Systems and methods for curating and displaying social media content and related advertisements on display devices at live events

A system includes a plurality of large screen display devices located at a venue, and a storage adapted to store one or more items of social media content having respective content tags. The system also includes one or more processors adapted to select a plurality of items of social media content having content tags matching one or more predetermined criteria, cause first items selected from the plurality of items of social media content to be displayed, during a live event occurring at the venue, on each of the plurality of large screen display devices, select a second item having a particular content tag from the first plurality of items of social media content, identify an advertisement image having an advertisement campaign tag that matches the particular content tag of the second item, and cause the second item and the advertisement image to be displayed, at a selected time during the live event, simultaneously on each of the plurality of large screen display devices..
Metrostar Systems, Inc.

Providing relevant content to a user during a user's free time

A method, system and computer program product for utilizing a user's free time. A period of free time for the user is identified.
International Business Machines Corporation

Dynamic campaign analytics via hashtag detection

An operator enters a name of a company, product, or any other entity into a user interface. A hashtag analytic system then automatically discovers social media campaigns associated with that entity based on hashtag or keyword usage in associated posted messages.
Sprinklr, Inc.

System and rendering virtual currency related services

Technique introduced here relates to virtual currency related services, and more specifically, to tools for providing crypto or other digital currency (e.g. Bitcoin) related services, including bitcoin dns service, sending bitcoins over social media communication networks, a bitcoin trading platform and secure storage services for bitcoin..
Ox Labs Inc.

Automated negotiator for scheduling

A scheduling system may automatically negotiate with recipients to find important conditions or constraints regarding a proposal. The system may use phone, text, email, social media, or other communications tools to propose something to one or more users, and if a user does not like the proposal, take feedback or proposed changes from the user in a fully automated manner.

Venue link detection for social media messages

A method associates social media messages with venues. A social network graph includes users, messages from users, and venues.
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

Analyzing social media posts and campaigns

Systems and methods for analyzing social media posts and social media campaigns are provided. The system may be a social media post analyzer processor configured to communicate with a plurality of external servers and a plurality of external user devices for the purposes of obtaining data on a plurality of social media posts and interactions with that plurality of posts, and configured to store and compute results based on interactions with those posts.
Picscor, Llc

Automated security vulnerability exploit tracking on social media

Embodiments automate tracking of exploit information related to initially-identified security vulnerabilities, through the data mining of social networks. Certain social network communities (e.g., those frequented by hackers) share information about computer security breaches (zero-day events).
Sap Se

Systems and methods for dynamically editable social media

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for providing streaming, dynamically editable social media content, such as songs, music videos, or other such content. Audio may be delivered to a computing device of a user in a multi-track format, or as separate audio files for each track.
Audiocommon, Inc.

Transfer of mobile device camera image to an image-supporting surface

The invention relates to a method and system for a user to use a mobile device camera to place a camera image on one of a series of transparent product overlays to display on the viewfinder window a real-time mock-up of the camera image on the transparent product overlay. The user has the ability to modify the size and location of the camera image on the transparent product overlay.
Rageon, Inc.

Mobile device human body scanning and 3d model creation and analysis

A 2d camera is used to create a 3d full body image. A camera takes 3 or more 2d images, an accelerometer is used to calculate camera position, and a cpu is employed to construct a 3d body model.

Method and system for enabling, maximizing and proliferating the endorsement of transactions utilizing social media and incentives to drive user engagement

Systems and methods directed generally towards capturing, tracking, and incentivizing customer endorsements at a point of interaction or transaction and monitoring and facilitating the spreading of that endorsement through the customer's social media channels in an effort to influence the purchase or transaction decisions of that customer's social media connections and the connections of their connections and so on.. .
Zaptitude, Llc

Contextual image presentation

There are provided contextual image presentation systems and methods. Such a system includes a hardware processor and a system memory having stored therein a contextual image generator including a data mapping module and a data visualization module.
Disney Enterprises, Inc.

Privacy aligned and personalized social media content sharing recommendations

Systems and methods are provided that facilitate selecting videos to share in a messaging session. A system is provided that includes an accessible data mining component configured to generate a first set of data associated with a messaging session between a user and one or more other user, the first set of data excluding data that is inaccessible to the user and comprising data that is accessible to the user, and an identification component configured to identify a set of media items based on the first set of data.
Google Inc.

Book exchange plateform, an electronic device

A social media book exchange platform, system and method, for an electronic device comprises a server for reading medium and storing user information and book lists within the platform to provide a book swapping and selling website. A book swapping and selling app operable with the platform and book swapping and selling website may also be provided.

Social media distribution channels

A system is disclosed for allowing a merchant to create offers for distribution via multiple distribution channels. The distribution channels may include social media networks and location based services.
American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc.

Methods and systems relating to click-through advertising

Advertisers today seeking to exploit social networks and social media to garner one of the oldest and most effective advertisements, word of mouth and the recommendation of a friend, colleague, family member, etc. At the same time “friction” for users has become more important over time in that users want to get to the desired information or perform a desired action with the minimum effort, i.e.

Social media mood processing for customer relationship management (crm)

Embodiments of the invention provide a method, system and computer program product for social media mood processing in a customer relationship management (crm) application. In an embodiment of the invention, a method for social media mood processing in a crm application includes establishing a communicative connection between a crm application executing in memory of a host computing system and one or more different feeds of respectively different social media web sites over a computer communications network.
Sugarcrm Inc.

Systems and methods for monitoring payment transactions for fraud using social media

A computer-implemented method for detecting fraudulent payment transactions performed over a payment network is provided. The method includes receiving, by a fraud monitoring device, a request to determine whether a payment transaction initiated using a payment card of a cardholder is fraudulent, wherein the request includes at least one of a merchant identifier, a merchant location, a cardholder identifier, and a transaction timestamp, associating the cardholder with a social media account based on the cardholder identifier, and receiving the social media location data from a social media computing device.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Beverage container augmentation for social media

A system for communicating a message in response to placement of a product within a receptacle configured to receive a packaged product, the receptacle comprising a sensor configured to extract information from a token printed on the packaged product when the token is in a range of the sensor, and a wireless transmitter. The system may also include a mobile electronic device comprising a processor, a computer-readable memory, a wireless receiver operable to detect a signal emitted by the wireless transmitter of the receptacle, a transmitter.
Xerox Corporation

System and monitoring internet activity

A system and method for determining social media trending activity of content on the internet is disclosed. In some embodiments, the method includes establishing one or more sources of an internet content, detecting measurements of social media activity for the content in the sources, aggregating the measurements, storing the aggregated measurements in a database over a range of time, calculating a rate of change of the aggregated measurements for the content over the range of time and comparing the calculated rate of change with the aggregated measurement to obtain a trending value for the content.
Lead Stories, Llc

System and identifying influential social media and providing location-based alerts

The invention relates to systems and methods of identifying social media influencers and providing location-based alerts based on social media content items posted to social media providers from monitored locations. The system may identify a user who visited a specified location based on a social media content item posted by the user from the specified location.
Geofeedia, Inc.

Using content structure to socially connect users

The structure of a digital content item is used to socially connect users consuming the digital content item. The structured representation of the digital content item is determined.
Google Inc.

Social media processing with three-dimensional audio

According to one embodiment, the grouping and arrangement of sound sources within a three-dimensional sound space can be based on attributes of the sound source. The content presented in the three-dimensional sound space can comprise social media content.
Avaya Inc.

Information throttle that enforces policies for workplace use of electronic devices

Information throttle that modifies a device's access to applications, features, or information to enforce workplace use policies. May be used with “bring your own devices” that belong to a user but are also used at work.
Eturi Corp.

Methods and apparatus to generate virtual war rooms via social media in enterprise network environments

An example method to generate communication clients in an enterprise network environment involves receiving a status from a resource management system, the status associated with a computing resource of the enterprise network environment. The example method involves determining whether the status satisfies a threshold.
Vmware, Inc.

Methods and apparatus to manage message delivery in enterprise network environments

An example method to manage delivery of messages in an enterprise network environment involves receiving a message from a user of the enterprise network environment via a social media network. The example method involves identifying an occupational position of the user and scanning the message for at least one of identifiers.
Vmware, Inc.

Systems and methods for verifying user identity based on social media messaging

The disclosed embodiments include computerized methods and systems that automatically verify an identity of a user based on social media messaging. In an embodiment, an apparatus identifies a first social media message associated with a social networking account of a user and generated by a device of the user.
The Toronto-dominion Bank

Systems and methods for automatically generating order data based on social media messaging

The disclosed embodiments include computerized methods and systems that facilitate automate trade-order entry and execution based on social media messaging. In an embodiment, an apparatus identifies a first social media message associated with a social networking account of a user and including at least one parameter of a transaction to purchase or sell one or more securities.
The Toronto-dominion Bank

Systems and methods for automatically generating order data based on social media messaging

The disclosed embodiments include computerized methods and systems that facilitate automate trade-order entry and execution based on social media messaging. In one embodiment, an apparatus may receive, from a social-networking service, social media data that includes various social media messages associated with social-networking accounts of various users.
The Toronto-dominion Bank

Setting expiration of social media posts

Methods, apparatus, systems and articles of manufacture are disclosed for expiration of social media posts. An example method includes analyzing a social media post on a social media profile, determining a characteristic of the social media post, and setting an expiration time at which the social media post is to be removed from the social network interface based on the characteristic..
Longsand Limited

Mining social media for ultraviolet light exposure analysis

Social media databases are minded for data related to a subject person. The data in indicative of a level of ultraviolet light exposure of the subject person.
International Business Machines Corporation

Group chat with dynamic background images and content from social media

A method, executed by a computer, for displaying dynamic content in a group communication environment includes determining a topic of a communication session having multiple participants, searching repositories for content corresponding to the topic, determining the participants' identities, retrieving the content, and enabling the participants to view the content. In some embodiments, the content is an image containing a face of a participant, and a speech indicator is displayed at the face of each participant as they comment in the communication session.
International Business Machines Corporation

Social media login and interaction management

A hardware or software firewall may be installed within a private network. The firewall may intercept a first set of login credentials entered into a login interface of a social media platform.
Dell Software Inc.

Generating a domain name for each member in a group using a social graph or contact information

A domain name customer may connect to a domain name registrar website. The domain name registrar may determine a social media platform that is used by the domain name customer.
Go Daddy Operating Company, Llc

Social media integration for transport arrangement service

A transport arrangement and networking system can receive pick-up requests from user devices of requesting users. The pick-up requests can include a carpool service preference.
Uber Technologies, Inc.

Generating a user name for each member in a group using a social graph or contact information

A domain name customer may connect to a domain name registrar website. The domain name registrar may determine a social media platform that is used by the domain name customer.
Go Daddy Operating Company, Llc

Reducing photo-tagging spam

A photo spam detector detects illegitimate non-natively captured images through extracting image features and feeding the extracted features into a probabilistic model. The probabilistic model categorizes the photo as legitimate or illegitimate.
Facebook, Inc.

Group collaboration social media platform

A method for managing dynamic models in a social media platform includes creating a shared collection of comparable, dynamic models dedicated to a subject in the social media platform based on instructions from a first group member. The social media platform includes a subset of interactive webpages dedicated to at least one of the comparable, dynamic models and a database containing at least one model profile of the comparable, dynamic models.
Investor's Forum

Automated customer engagement and issue location, prediction, and response through utilization of public and private data sources

An automated method of customer engagement and issue location, prediction, and response that utilizes disparate data sources including social media, weather, news, real estate information, customer account information, and/or asset information to locate and categorize issues, to predict the occurrence of such issues, and to determine/automate operational and customer-related responses to such issues.. .
Data Capable, Inc.

Authenticated word of mouth messaging platform

A computer based method is provided wherein a platform first records a first message relating to a product or service at a first interface device and publishes that message to a social media platform only after authenticating that a first user accessing the first interface device has had access to the product or service. The platform then records, at a second interface device, a second message responsive to the first message from a secondary user, and publishes the second message to the social media platform only after authenticating that the secondary user has had access to the product or service..
Webflutter Media . Corporation

Customer purchase data network system, method, and apparatus

Disclosed is a computer-implemented method, system, and apparatus for sharing user purchase data. The method includes receiving, from a user, a unique identifier associated with a user profile of the user; retrieving the user profile from at least one user database based on the unique identifier; retrieving, from at least one product database, purchase data for at least one item purchased by the user through at least one retailer; storing the purchase data in the at least one user database and associating the purchase data with the user profile; communicating, to a client device of the user, display data configured to generate at least one user interface on the client device includes a visual representation of at least a portion of the purchase data; and posting the at least a portion of the purchase data and at least one photograph or video to at least one social media platform..
Shopfish, Llc

System and analyzing social media users based on user content posted from monitored locations

The invention relates to analyzing social media users, including their locations visited and behavioral information, based on social media content items posted from monitored locations, according to an implementation of the invention. The system may monitor a specified location and identify a user of interest who posts a social media content item from or in association with the specified location.
Geofeedia, Inc.

Interactive visualization of big data sets and models including textual data

Systems and processes are disclosed for advanced text analysis in the field of big data analytics and visualization: users can now factor text into their predictive models, alongside regression, time/date and categorical information. This is ideal for building models where text content may play a prominent role (e.g., social media or customer service logs).
Bigml, Inc.

Analyzing search queries to determine a user affinity and filter search results

According to embodiments of the present invention, machines, systems, computer-implemented methods and computer program products for retrieving information pertaining to an affinity of a user are provided. In some embodiments, a search query is received from a user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Analyzing search queries to determine a user affinity and filter search results

According to embodiments of the present invention, machines, systems, computer-implemented methods and computer program products for retrieving information pertaining to an affinity of a user are provided. In some embodiments, a search query is received from a user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Systems, facilitating display and management of information for communication devices

Information management and display is enabled. A method can include displaying, via a user interface of a communication device, a dynamically updatable wallpaper comprising a personalized theme personalized to a user of the communication device.
At&t Mobility Ii Llc

Method and system for customer management

A method and system for customer management is disclosed. The method and system enhance a television service provider's ability to sell television channels and channel packages to users.
What's On India Media Private Limited

Social media message delivery based on user location

An approach for delaying social media messages is provided herein. A first computing device receives user preferences.
International Business Machines Corporation

Social media message delivery based on user location

An approach for delaying social media messages is provided herein. A first computing device receives user preferences.
International Business Machines Corporation

Methods and systems for ranking merchants

A method is proposed for ranking merchants satisfying one or more selected criteria. The merchants are ranked according to an algorithm which calculates a respective score for each merchant as a function of (i) one or more transactional data values characterising previous commercial transactions involving the merchants, (ii) one or more rating values obtained from one of more social media sources and characterising properties of the merchants according to customer feedback, and (iii) pre-determined parameters which control the relative importance of the transactional data values and rating values in determining the scores..
Mastercard International Incorporated

System and electronic payment using payment server provided transaction link codes

A universal payment system and method for making payment transaction across different terminals and scenarios (whether atm, pos, e-commerce, p2p, mobile commerce, social media commerce) without sharing payer's personal or account information with the payee is provided. The universal payment system includes a payment server to generate a transaction link code when a payer initiates a payment transaction using a payee device.

System and aggregating social content of an entity and providing the aggregated content through entity-specific applications

The disclosure relates to systems and methods of aggregating social content of an entity and provide the social content through an entity-specific application that is customized for the entity, according to an implementation of the invention. The entity may include, for example, an artist (e.g., a musician, singer, etc.) for whom a customized artist-specific application is generated.
Escapex Limited

Discourse advancement scoring for social media posts

A computer implemented method and system for assessing communications of users on an online social network includes monitoring a plurality of communications of users using electronic devices. Each of the communications correspond to an originating user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Geo-event processor

Embodiments of the present invention provide a geoevent processor with the ability to enable real-time gis (geographic information system). The geoevent processor has connectors that enable ingesting real-time data from a wide variety of sources.
Environmental Systems Research Institute (esri)

Social media user recommendation system and method

Each user is represented by a mixture of topics, e.g., one or more topics, and a probability of interest in each topic in the mixture, and given the target user, one or more other users can be recommended, each user that is recommended to the target user is determined to have a topical interest similarity with the target user, e.g., the target user's interest in one or more topics of the mixtures of topics is determined to be similar to a recommended interest in the one or more topics of the mixture of topics. The target user and the one or more recommended users can be said to have similar topical interests.
Yahoo! Inc.

Emergency mapping system

A unified, weighted, and common language mapping system and method for disaster response is described, with the ability to overlay infrastructure damage, responder assets, data source, and weighting factors including the ability to redact such maps for dissemination to media, the public, or the like. The system and method described herein also enable the real-time updating of maps with social media information and the like..
Avaya Inc.

Video production system with content extraction feature

In one aspect, an example method is disclosed. The method includes (i) receiving, by a first computing system, video content, wherein the received video content comprises at least a first element and a second element, wherein the first element is social media (sm) video content published by a sm user, and wherein the second element is content other than sm video content published by the sm user; (ii) extracting, by the first computing system, the first element from the received video content; (iii) generating, by the first computing system, video content that includes the extracted first element; and (iv) transmitting, by the first computing system, to a second computing system, the generated video content for presentation of the generated video content on the second computing system..
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

Media production system with scheduling feature

In one aspect, an example method is disclosed. The method includes (i) receiving, by a computing system, social media (sm) content, wherein the sm content includes one or more elements; (ii) storing, by the computing system, each of the one or more elements of the received sm content into a respective one of one or more fields of a record; (iii) establishing, by the computing system, a link between each of the one or more fields of the record and a respective one of one or more placeholders of a template; (iv) generating, by the computing system, a schedule object that identifies the record, the template, and the established one or more links; and (v) modifying, by the computing system, a program schedule for a media program by inserting the generated schedule object into the program schedule..
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

Media production system with social media link authorization feature

In one aspect, an example method includes (i) accessing, by a computing system, data associated with a program schedule for a media program; (ii) based on the accessed data, selecting, by the computing system, a social media (sm) content item, wherein the sm content item was published by a sm user, and wherein the sm user is associated with a first sm account; and (iii) responsive to selecting the sm content item, causing, by the computing system, a sm platform to request the sm user to authorize a link between the first sm account and a second sm account.. .
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

Video production system with social media content item modification feature

In one aspect, an example method includes (i) selecting, by a computing system, a social media (sm) content item; (ii) identifying, by the computing system, an element of the selected sm content item based on the element being associated with a particular characteristic; (iii) modifying, by the computing system, the selected sm content item by modifying the identified element of the selected sm content item; and (iv) generating, by the computing system, video content that includes the modified sm content item.. .
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

System and social music composition

The present invention relates to a social media site that allows for music composition, safety and sharing in a protected way.. .

Video-production system with social-media features

In one aspect, a method includes (i) accessing, by a computing system, a social media (sm) platform, (ii) selecting, by the computing system, a sm content item published on the sm platform, (iii) responsive to selecting the sm content item, the computing system receiving an account identifier and a timestamp each corresponding to the selected sm content item, (iv) using, by the computing system, the received account identifier and timestamp to retrieve the sm content item from the sm platform, and (v) integrating, by the computing system, the retrieved sm content item into a video program.. .
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

Media production system with social media feature

In one aspect, an example method is disclosed. The method includes (i) selecting, by a first computing system, social media (sm) content; (ii) identifying, by the first computing system, a second computing system associated with the selected sm content; and (iii) causing, by the first computing system, the identified second computing system to facilitate performing a set of acts comprising transmitting media content to the first computing system..
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

Media production system with social media content integration feature

In one aspect, an example method includes (i) accessing, by a computing system, data associated with a program schedule for a video program; (ii) based on the accessed data, selecting, by the computing system, a social media (sm) content item; (iii) generating, by the computing system, video content that includes the selected sm content item; and (iv) transmitting, by the computing system, to another computing system, the generated video content for presentation of the generated video content on the other computing system.. .
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

Systems, apparatus, methods and computer-readable storage media for facilitating management of social media information for communication devices

Management of social media information is facilitated. A method can include: executing a batch linking application; and batch linking social network (sn) contacts to contacts stored on or accessible by the communication device, wherein the batch linking comprises obtaining the sn contacts at the communication device, wherein the sn contacts are selected for the batch linking based, at least, on a correspondence to the contacts, and wherein the batch linking is performed by the communication device..
At&t Mobility Ii Llc

Permission request for social media content in a video production system

In one aspect, a method includes a first computing-system (i) selecting a social media (sm) content item associated with a second computing-system, (ii) based on the selected sm content item, determining a sm-platform user-profile identifier associated with the selected sm content item, (iii) using the identifier to determine that the second computing-system has installed, in its data storage unit, an application associated with the first computing-system, (iv) responsive to determining that the second computing-system has installed the application, transmitting, to the second computing-system, an instruction that causes the application to provide, via a user interface of the second computing-system, a permission request concerning use of the selected sm content item, (v) determining that the requested permission was received via the user interface, and (vi) responsive to determining that the requested permission was received via the user interface, facilitating integration of the selected sm content item into a media program.. .
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

Methods for identifying levels of concentrated social activity at stored venue locations within a region and devices thereof

Methods, non-transitory computer readable media and devices that identify in real time levels of concentrated social activity at stored venue locations include identifying a location of a client computing device in response to a request for identification of concentrated social activity from the client computing device. A level of social activity at each of the stored venue locations within a first set distance of the identified location is determined based on social media content on one or more social media server devices indexed in real time to each of the stored venue locations within a first set distance of the identified location.

Video-production system with social-media features

In one aspect, a method includes (i) accessing, by a computing system, a social media (sm) platform, (ii) selecting, by the computing system, a sm content item published on the sm platform, (iii) responsive to selecting the sm content item, receiving, by the computing system, a corresponding link, (iv) using, by the computing system, the received link to retrieve the sm content item from the sm platform, and (v) integrating, by the computing system, the retrieved sm content item into a video program.. .
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc

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System for social media tag extraction

A system for extracting and monitoring media tags within video content includes at least one server in communication with a plurality of content sources, the server receiving video content from the content sources, a recorder saving the video content, a detector receiving at least one frame of the video content, the detector detecting one or more unknown text within the frame and creating one or more images, each image associated with one of the one or more unknown text, the detector generating metadata associated with the one or more unknown text appearing in the frame, and an optical character recognition engine scanning the one or more images and converting the one or more images into one or more known text. The server further determines that the one or more known text is a media tag..

Social media system and method based on category classification of message and combination of category affinity and personal affinity of users

The mentioned social media system and method also processes and provides ways of determining related topics and group them under predefined or user defined specified categories. To further enhance user experience, the system presents separate feeds on segmented sections of the interface..

System and media-centric and monetizable social networking

A method and system connects brands, users and communities via socially shared content elements that take the form of, for example, words, pictures/images, videos and/or audio objects. The method creates a social media engagement and distribution capability of dynamic, interactive impressions linking users to users and users to brands around shared “day in the life” moments.
Brabbletv.com Llc

Life-cycle modeling based on transaction and social media data

A mechanism is provided for personalizing a user's e-commerce environment. Identified lifecycle state transactions associated with the user are modeled by performing a lifecycle state transition probability calculation utilizing collected social media data and transaction data.
International Business Machines Corporation

Hybrid human machine learning system and method

Embodiments of the present invention provide a system, method, and article of hybrid human machine learning system with tagging and scoring techniques for sentiment magnitude scoring of textual passages. The combination of machine learning systems with data from human pooled language extraction techniques enable the present system to achieve high accuracy of human sentiment measurement and textual categorization of raw text, blog posts, and social media streams.
Moodwire, Inc.

Enrichment apparatus and enrichment applications

The present invention features a method and apparatus for enriching the environment of an animal. The apparatus presents a stimulus to an animal, and the animal may input the correct response to the stimulus into an interface.
Acuisee Llc

Methods and apparatus to grant access to cloud computing resources

An example method to grant authorization to a user for accessing a cloud computing resource involves receiving a first message from a user via a social media interface. The first message includes a request to access a cloud computing resource.
Vmware, Inc.

Social feed trend visualization

Technology for a visual representation of trending topics on social media platforms is disclosed herein. In some embodiments, a method for presenting a dynamic squarified treemap includes steps of retrieving multiple messages from a social networking service, the messages containing multiple trending topics; for each respective trending topic of the trending topics, determining a trending speed and a trending acceleration of the respective trending topic at a time point; and presenting a treemap including multiple shapes.
Rtreporter Bv

Delivering wrapped packages in response to the selection of advertisements

Delivery of a wrap package in response to the selection of an advertisement appearing in a web page, social media feed or in an email, text or other electronic message. In some embodiments, the advertisement may be a “cover” for the wrap package that contains an identifier associate with the wrap.
Wrap Media, Llc

Survey system and method

A system and method for providing reviews that includes a network, a first client device connected to the network, a second client device connected to the network, a survey server connected to the network, and a social media server connected to the network. The method includes the steps of sending a message with a portion of bio information sent by the second client device; receiving a message with a code; sending a message with a link to a social media selection page; and, sending the social media selection page, which comprises one or more portions of the social media information..
Speetra, Inc.

Payment system and method

A payment system for facilitating a desired transaction over a social media platform includes a computer server programmed and operating to maintain a user account in a database, the user account including at least a user credential, a user computing device credential, and a user mobile credit account. The computer server maintains a merchant account in the database, the merchant account including at least a merchant mobile credit account.
Dave's Slingshot, Llc

Systems and methods for predicting personal attributes based on public interaction data

Embodiments of a system for determining personal attributes based on public interaction data are illustrated. In one embodiment, the system employs a process for predicting personal attributes based on public interaction data by constructing matrices based on user interactions drawn from public posts on a social media website.
Arizona Board Of Regents On Behalf Of Arizona State University

Navigating a website using visual analytics and a dynamic data source

Embodiments of the present invention disclose identifying relevant content in a social media website. A data set is identified using a computer.
International Business Machines Corporation

Allocating, configuring and maintaining cloud computing resources using social media

An example method involves receiving an electronic message from a user via a social media interface. The electronic message includes a query associated with a resource of a cloud computing system.
Vmware, Inc.

Navigating a website using visual analytics and a dynamic data source

Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, computer program product, and system for identifying relevant content in a social media website. A social media site is mined for data and that data is stored as a data set.
International Business Machines Corporation

Machine-translation based corrections

Technology is disclosed for building correction models that correct natural language snippets. Correction models can include rules comprising pairs of word sequences identified from viable correction snippet pairs, where a first sequence of words in the pair should be replaced with a second sequence of words in the pair.
Facebook, Inc.

Corrections for natural language processing

Technology is disclosed for correcting items containing natural language words that match qualified corrections. Qualified corrections can be identified from language snippet sets, which can include, for example, a post to a social media website and one or more updates to that post.
Facebook, Inc.

Interactive three-dimensional cube on a display and methods of use

The present application is directed to a computer-implemented method including a step of displaying, on a display, a graphical user interface of a three-dimensional object having a face including a tile. The method also includes a step of receiving, via a network, a selection of the tile of the three-dimensional object.
Boomcloud, Inc