Patents by Inventor Barry David Mcdonald

Barry David Mcdonald has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20110131496
    Abstract: A method of selecting content to form a content presentation, the presentation comprising an ordered sequence of selected amounts of content, there being a plurality of items of content available for the presentation, the method comprising: (a) for each of the items of content, determining an associated weight-value based, at least in part, on one or more parameters for the presentation; (b) performing a weighted selection of one of the items of content, the selection being weighted in accordance with the weight-values associated with the items of content; (c) selecting at least a part of the content of the selected item of content to be one of the amounts of content in the ordered sequence of selected amounts of content; and (d) repeating steps (a), (b) and (c) until the presentation is complete.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 4, 2009
    Publication date: June 2, 2011
    Inventors: David Anthony Shaw Abram, Claudio Ingrosso, Barry David Mcdonald, Benjamin Nicholas Gray Vaughan