Patents by Inventor Bobby Lo

Bobby Lo 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).

  • Patent number: 10331743
    Abstract: A system and method that includes providing a query platform with a normalized query tool and a collection interface presenting result items of a collection; adding result items produced by the query tool to a collection, wherein adding a result item to the collection comprising: receiving a query input in a query syntax normalized across multiple query services, retrieving result data of the first query input through a service provider application programming interface (API), processing the result data into result data with at least one context parameter, rendering the result data into a result item, and adding the result item to the collection; and adding at least a second result item to the collection, wherein the second result card is retrieved from a second external service provider API according to the context parameter.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Assignee: Snap Inc.
    Inventor: Bobby Lo
  • Patent number: 9443016
    Abstract: A system and method for a collection of digital items that includes generating a collection of result items, wherein each result item corresponds to result data of at least one query input, and wherein at least one result item includes a context property; storing the collection of result items as a first instance; and augmenting the collection in a second instance through at least the context property.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2016
    Assignee: Verbify Inc.
    Inventor: Bobby Lo
  • Publication number: 20140229425
    Abstract: A system and method for a collection of digital items that includes generating a collection of result items, wherein each result item corresponds to result data of at least one query input, and wherein at least one result item includes a context property; storing the collection of result items as a first instance; and augmenting the collection in a second instance through at least the context property.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2014
    Publication date: August 14, 2014
    Applicant: Verbify, Inc.
    Inventor: Bobby Lo
  • Publication number: 20140229462
    Abstract: A system and method that includes providing a query platform with a normalized query tool and a collection interface presenting result items of a collection; adding result items produced by the query tool to a collection, wherein adding a result item to the collection comprising: receiving a query input in a query syntax normalized across multiple query services, retrieving result data of the first query input through a service provider application programming interface (API), processing the result data into result data with at least one context parameter, rendering the result data into a result item, and adding the result item to the collection; and adding at least a second result item to the collection, wherein the second result card is retrieved from a second external service provider API according to the context parameter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2014
    Publication date: August 14, 2014
    Applicant: Verbify, Inc.
    Inventor: Bobby Lo