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Knowledge Representation And Reasoning Technique

Knowledge Representation And Reasoning Technique patent applications listed include Date, Patent Application Number, Patent Title, Patent Abstract summary and are linked to the corresponding patent application page.

08/21/14 - 20140236878 - Inferring connectivity in the presence of conflicting network data
The connectivity information provided by a variety of inference engines is integrated to provide a set of inferred links within a network. A consolidation is performed among inference engines that operate at a base level of connectivity detail to create a model of the network at this base level. The...

08/21/14 - 20140236879 - Systems and methods for contextual recommendations
A method and a system for making contextual recommendations to users on a network-based system. For example, activity associated with a user interacting with a network-based system is tracked. Based, at least in part, on the tracked user activity on the network-based system, a recommendation relationship type is selected. The...

08/14/14 - 20140229413 - Method and system for recommending tasks to crowdworker
A method and system for recommending one or more tasks from a plurality of crowdsourcing tasks to a crowdworker is disclosed. The method includes identifying one or more categories for the plurality of tasks on the plurality of crowdsourcing platforms. In response to the identifying, determining, at a login time,...

08/14/14 - 20140229414 - Systems and methods for detecting anomalies
Apparatus and method for detecting anomalies in a computer system are disclosed herein. In some embodiments, multiple probes are executed on an evolving data set. Each probe may return a result. Property values are then derived from a respective result returned by a corresponding probe. Surprise scores corresponding to the...

08/14/14 - 20140229415 - Computing system with multi-class classifiers mechanism and method of operation thereof
A computing system includes: a first communication unit configured to receive a feature within a data object; and a control unit, coupled to the first communication unit, configured to: calculate a feature weight of the feature for each classes, generate a model vector for each of the classes based on...

08/14/14 - 20140229416 - Electronic apparatus and method of recommending contents to members of a social network
An electronic apparatus and a method of recommending content are provided. The method of recommending content of an electronic apparatus includes determining recommendation subjects for a content based on preference information of social network members in response to a preset command being input while the content is being provided, displaying...

08/14/14 - 20140229417 - Methods for and apparatus for providing advice based upon total personal values
The present invention provides methods and apparatus for associating Products with Emotional Qualifiers and Decision Makers with Emotional Motivators. The associations may then be used to provide advice on a decision to Decision or other decision....

08/14/14 - 20140229418 - Systems and methods for designing experiments
Methods and systems for designing an experiment using a computer to determine whether the experiment is a true experiment are described. These approaches allow a user who is unsophisticated in the complexities of true experimental design to design and deploy an experiment that produces substantially confound-free results and can be...

08/07/14 - 20140222741 - Hierarchical latent variable model estimation device, hierarchical latent variable model estimation method, and recording medium
A hierarchical latent structure setting unit 81 sets a hierarchical latent structure that is a structure in which latent variables are represented by a tree structure and components representing probability models are located at nodes of a lowest level of the tree structure. A variational probability computation unit 82 computes...

08/07/14 - 20140222742 - Ontological systems
Ontological systems are created for a user and are used to provide numerous sets of user-experience elements such as customization of web products in visual appearance and functional content, user web interaction, marketing methods and pricing models, data processing and systematization, as well as recommendations of any sort....

08/07/14 - 20140222743 - Natural language question expansion and extraction
Methods, computer program products and systems for generating at least one factual question from a set of seed questions and answer pairs. One method includes: obtaining at least one seed question and answer pair from the set of seed question and answer pairs; extracting a set of features associated with...

08/07/14 - 20140222744 - Applying data regression and pattern mining to predict future demand
A data processing system processes transaction database information to predict future demand using data regression techniques to extract trend line information from historical pattern frequency values. By extrapolating the trend line, a predicted pattern frequency value may be calculated. By applying regression techniques (such as least-squares approximation), the trend line...

07/31/14 - 20140214740 - Automated tracker and analyzer
A utility that can be embedded within a system or application, or run as a stand-alone utility, provides a method for identifying causal relationships for one or more events. For instance, if an anomaly is occurring for a subset of events in a series of events, certain information about potential...

07/31/14 - 20140214741 - Parallel multi-layer cognitive network optimization
System (300) and methods (400, 600) for providing a Cognitive Network (“CN”). The methods involve: partially solving Multi-Objective Optimization Algorithms (“MOOAs”) for Protocol Stack Layers (“PSLs”) using initialization parameters generated based on project requirements (572); and monitoring the convergence behaviors of MOOAs (584) to identify when solutions (106) thereof start...

07/31/14 - 20140214742 - Distributed multi-layer particle swarm optimization based cognitive network
System and methods for providing a cognitive network (200). Initialization parameters for distributed Multi-Objective Optimization (“MOO”) algorithms are generated based on project requirements. A Pareto Front (100) is determined for each protocol stack layer by solving the distributed MOO algorithms using the initialization parameters. The Pareto Fronts are analyzed in...

07/31/14 - 20140214743 - Sequential multi-layer cognitive network optimization
System and methods for providing a cognitive network (300). The methods involve generating Initialization Parameters (“IPs”) for a first Multi-Objective Optimization (“MOO”) algorithm based on project requirements; determining a first Pareto Front (“PF”) for a first Protocol Stack Layer (“PSL”) of a protocol stack by solving the first MOO algorithm...

07/31/14 - 20140214744 - Dynamic incident response
Methods, systems, computer-readable media, and apparatuses for providing dynamic incident response using advanced analytics are presented. In some embodiments, a computing device may determine that an incident has occurred. The computing device then may load a predefined response template that includes parameters for responding to the incident. Subsequently, the computing...

07/31/14 - 20140214745 - Methods and systems of predictive monitoring of objects in a distributed network system
Predictive monitoring of objects in a distributed network system providing cloud services is disclosed. In one embodiment, the methods and systems observing one or more update messages sent and received among components of the distributed network system, the update messages comprising information associated with a state of an object on...

07/31/14 - 20140214746 - Communication method between apparatuses, and communication apparatus
An apparatus for deriving a consultation result communicating with an interlocutor apparatus on the basis of Resource Description Framework (RDF) triples is provided. It includes a user decision making information management unit, an input sentence analysis unit, a consultation unit configured to collect a set of RDF triples concerning the...

07/31/14 - 20140214747 - Multivariate data mixture model estimation device, mixture model estimation method, and mixture model estimation program
With respect to the model selection issue of a mixture model, the present invention performs high-speed model selection under an appropriate standard regarding the number of model candidates which exponentially increases as the number and the types to be mixed increase. A mixture model estimation device comprises: a data input...

07/24/14 - 20140207720 - System and method for asynchronous explanation and propagation-based constraint solving
Embodiments of a system and method for asynchronous explanation and explanation-based constraint problem solving are generally described herein. In one or more embodiments, an apparatus includes an asynchronous constraint satisfaction problem solving module (ACSPSM), the ACSPSM can be executable by one or more processors. The ACSPSM can be configured to...

07/24/14 - 20140207721 - Dynamic distributed-sensor thermostat network for forecasting external events
Systems and methods for forecasting events can be provided. A measurement database can store sensor measurements, each having been provided by a non-portable electronic device with a primary purpose unrelated to collecting measurements from a type of sensor that collected the measurement. A measurement set identifier can select a set...

07/24/14 - 20140207722 - Computing regression models
Provided are techniques for computing a task result. A processing data set of records is created, wherein each of the records contains data specific to a sub-task from a set of actual sub-tasks and contains a reference to data shared by the set of actual sub-tasks, and wherein a number...

07/24/14 - 20140207723 - Method and apparatus for predicting joint quantum states of subjects modulo an underlying proposition based on a quantum representation
The present invention presents methods and apparatus for predicting a joint quantum state of subjects, such as human beings, modulo an underlying proposition that revolves about an object, a subject or an experience while deploying a quantum representation of the situation. The joint quantum state is built from a transmit...

07/17/14 - 20140201120 - Generating notifications based on user behavior
In some implementations, a method for determining behavior associated with a user device includes receiving behavior data of the user device that includes multiple types of behavior data. The behavior data is compared with patterns of behavior data associated with the user device. The behavior-data patterns are generated from previously-received...

07/17/14 - 20140201121 - Method for predicting future travel time using geospatial inference
Future travel times of a target vehicle traveling on a route from a starting point to a destination are predicted by first acquiring, by a probe vehicle, real-time probe data to alternative links from the starting point to the destination. Then, the future travel time for each link is predicted...

07/17/14 - 20140201122 - Electronic apparatus and method of controlling the same
An electronic apparatus and a method of controlling the same, receives a user's current use state information including at least one of current user information and surrounding environment information, determines a user's current state by comparing the received current use state information with intention pattern information in which a user's...

07/10/14 - 20140195469 - Navigation based on calendar events
An example embodiment disclosed herein includes a predictive vehicle navigation system. The predictive vehicle navigation system includes an abstraction and communication device (hereinafter “device”) and a mobile device. The device includes an adaptor configured to interface with a Controller Area Network (CAN) bus of a vehicle and to abstract vehicle...

07/10/14 - 20140195470 - Large-scale human mobility pattern recognition
A method for grouping trips of a mobile device, a trip including a set of trip traces from a plurality of traces collected from base stations. Each base station includes a unique station-ID. Each trace includes a station-ID and an association time indicating when the mobile device was associated with...

07/10/14 - 20140195471 - Technology prediction
Embodiments of the invention relate to technology prediction. A technical dictionary of technical terms is constructed based on a collection of documents. The technical terms are partitioned into equivalence classes. A table is generated that correlates technical terms across equivalence classes based on temporal co-occurrence of the technical terms across...

07/10/14 - 20140195472 - Information processing apparatus, generating method, medical diagnosis support apparatus, and medical diagnosis support method
A medical diagnosis support apparatus includes a training data obtaining unit that obtains training data, an inference means candidate creating unit that creates a plurality of inference means candidates based on the training data, an inference performance evaluation unit that evaluates the performance of the plurality of inference means candidates...

07/03/14 - 20140188772 - Computer-implemented methods and systems for detecting a change in state of a physical asset
A computer-implemented method for detecting a change in state of a physical asset is performed by a computer device. The computer device includes a processor and a memory device. The method includes receiving at least one input signal associated with the physical asset in a time period. The time period...

07/03/14 - 20140188773 - Empire of the future
A scientific system for molding and controlling individuals' and people's future and destinies through networks of devices and servers. The system having a repertoire of knowledge and intelligence, a system intellection and foresight for applying requests for prognostications and foretells in individuals' and people's future and destinies referencing to past,...

07/03/14 - 20140188774 - Estimation algorithm for discrete-time uncertain stochastic systems and device relating thereto
An apparatus and method for estimation of a system having state variables representing the state of the system comprising predicting the estimate of the state variables along with the uncertainties in the state variables; observing a measurement of at least one state variable corrupted with some amount of error; updating...

07/03/14 - 20140188775 - Shared ride driver determination
Values of a variable affecting the determination of the driver of a shared ride may be calculated. Each value may be associated with a respective potential driver. An optimal value from the calculated values may be selected. A potential driver associated with the selected optimal value may be assigned as...

07/03/14 - 20140188776 - Decision making using algorithmic or programmatic analysis
A system for determining an instruction in a first time limit that can be executed by an executing system is disclosed. The system is configured to request proposed action regarding an event from each of a plurality of operator systems. In some embodiments, the system can calculate a score for...

06/26/14 - 20140180991 - Recommending electronic content based upon user availability
Embodiments of the present invention provide a system, method, and program product for recommending a digital publication. A computing device identifies a time interval for consuming a digital publication, based on schedule information in an electronic calendar. The computing device determines, based on characteristics of the time interval and a...

06/26/14 - 20140180992 - Iterative active feature extraction
Techniques for iterative feature extraction using domain knowledge are provided. In one aspect, a method for feature extraction is provided. The method includes the following steps. At least one query to predict at least one future value of a given value series based on a statistical model is received. At...

06/26/14 - 20140180993 - Determining an individuals daily routine
The methods and systems described herein may involve determining at least one lifeotype of at least one individual, analyzing the at least one lifeotype, and delivering content to at least one individual based on the analysis. The methods and systems described herein may involve providing a game, determining at least...

06/26/14 - 20140180994 - Method for automated decision making
A method for automated decision making includes using situated agents with real time reactivity skills for making decisions according to their individual perceptions and motivations, and further includes integrating into the situated agents one or more pre-established plans by using a model representing sequences of causally related events for supporting...

06/19/14 - 20140172764 - Sparse class representation with linear programming
A method, apparatus and computer program product for providing sparse class representation with linear programming is provided. A first model is built using a positive data set. A second model is built using a negative data set. Linear programming is used to distinguishing the first model from the second model...

06/19/14 - 20140172765 - Predicting pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic responses of a component of a system to an input into the system
Non-mechanistic, differential-equation-free approaches for predicting a particular pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic responses of a system to a given input are provided in the form of systems, methods, and devices. These approaches are generally directed to a non-compartmental method of predicting a time-dependent pharmacokinetic response, or pharmacodynamics response, of a component of...

06/12/14 - 20140164302 - Hybrid review synthesis
A method of generating a summary review of an entity from a set of reviews includes generating a distribution and determining a polarity of the distribution associated with a plurality of aspect ratings based on the set of reviews. The set of reviews are associated with the entity, and the...

06/12/14 - 20140164303 - Method of answering questions and scoring answers using structured knowledge mined from a corpus of data
In a method of answering questions and scoring answers, a title and at least one topical field are identified for a document. A field name and field content associated with the topical field is identified, and a title-oriented document is created by combining the title, the field name, and the...

06/12/14 - 20140164304 - Method of answering questions and scoring answers using structured knowledge mined from a corpus of data
In a method of answering questions and scoring answers, a title and at least one topical field are identified for a document. A field name and field content associated with the topical field is identified, and a title-oriented document is created by combining the title, the field name, and the...

06/12/14 - 20140164305 - Systems and methods for virtual agent recommendation for multiple persons
Systems, methods, and apparatus for implementing at least one virtual agent. In some embodiments, the at least one virtual agent is programmed to analyze first information regarding a first person; analyze second information regarding a second person different from the first person; and make a joint recommendation for a plurality...

06/12/14 - 20140164306 - Pathway management using model analysis and forcasting
A computer generates a three dimensional map of a pathway area using a plurality of overhead images. The computer determines a forecasted weather pattern to occur in the pathway area. The computer analyzes the three dimensional map and the forecasted weather pattern to predict one or more violations of the...

06/12/14 - 20140164307 - Predicting web page
For predicting web pages, a calculation module predicts a web page from a current context and displays the predicted web page....

06/12/14 - 20140164308 - Content delivery architecture and method
A content delivery architecture comprises an intermediate domain via which content is transferable from content providers in at least one content provider domain to consumers in at least one consumer domain. A delivery layer is included having a content store in the intermediate domain for storing content from content providers...

06/05/14 - 20140156579 - Convex collective matrix factorization
A method operates on observed relationship data between pairs of entities of a set of entities including entities of at least two (and optionally at least three) different entity types. An observed collective symmetric matrix is constructed in which element (n,m)=element (m,n) stores the observed relationship between entities indexed n...

06/05/14 - 20140156580 - Inference of anomalous behavior of members of cohorts and associate actors related to the anomalous behavior based on divergent movement from the cohort context centroid
A method, a system and a computer program product for determining whether a change in value of a data item relating to an entity being tracked within a cohort is statistically and contextually significant. A computer captures a plurality data items relating to the entity being tracked at a time...

06/05/14 - 20140156581 - A computer implemented system for automating the generation of a business decision analytic model
The present invention envisages a system and method for automating the generation of business decision analytic models. The system uses a plurality of predictor variables stored in a plurality of data sets, to automatically create a business decision analytic model. The system includes a processor configured to process the data...