Patents by Inventor Frederick S. M. Hertz

Frederick S. M. Hertz 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: 20030037041
    Abstract: This invention relates to customized electronic identification of desirable objects, such as news articles, in an electronic media environment, and in particular to a system that automatically constructs both a “target profile” for each target object in the electronic media based, for example, on the frequency with which each word appears in an article relative to its overall frequency of use in all articles, as well as a “target profile interest summary” for each user, which target profile interest summary describes the user's interest level in various types of target objects.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2002
    Publication date: February 20, 2003
    Applicant: Pinpoint Incorporated
    Inventor: Frederick S. M. Hertz