Patents by Inventor Twum Djin

Twum Djin 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: 9805397
    Abstract: In one aspect, a method includes providing a post generated by a first user for display to one or more other users of the site, receiving an indication of a request from a second user of one or more other users to suggest auxiliary content relating to at least one of one or more items represented in the post, providing a suggestion mechanism to the second user on the page displaying the post to allow the second user to provide auxiliary content relating to the at least one of the one or more items, receiving a suggestion from the second user including the auxiliary content, providing the auxiliary content for display to the first user and providing the first user with a mechanism for viewing the auxiliary content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Assignee: GOOGLE INC.
    Inventors: Timothy Youngjin Sohn, Twum Djin, Andrew Chang Huang, Harim Kim
  • Patent number: 9674134
    Abstract: A system and method for crowdsourcing user-provided brand identifiers and distributing content based on crowd-sourced identifiers is provided. Different user-provided brand identifiers are extracted from messages provided by users of a social network. The identifiers are aggregated into two or more aggregate identity groups. When a brand identifier associated with a user request for content is determined to be in at least one of the aggregate identity groups, content items comprising one or more other brand identifiers of the at least one aggregate identity group are provided to the user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 6, 2017
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Twum Djin, Andrew Chang Huang, Timothy Youngjin Sohn, Jacqueline Amy Tsay, Hiba Wasef Fakhoury
  • Patent number: 9633335
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for managing a relationship with and information about a contact. An example includes a client device that can be used to manage and keep track of information about a contact's family.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 30, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Accompani, Inc.
    Inventors: Amy Chang, Twum Djin, Ryan Mcdonough, Jan M. Ruhl, Richard J. Walsh, IV
  • Publication number: 20150212678
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for managing a relationship with and information about a contact. An example includes a client device that can be used to manage and keep track of information about a contact's family.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2014
    Publication date: July 30, 2015
    Inventors: Amy Chang, Twum Djin, Ryan Mcdonough, Jan M. Ruhl, Richard J. Walsh, IV
  • Publication number: 20150212682
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for managing a calendar and information about contacts. An example includes a client device that can be used to operate an improved calendar.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2014
    Publication date: July 30, 2015
    Inventors: Amy Chang, Twum Djin, Ryan Mcdonough, Jan M. Ruhl, Richard J. Walsh, IV
  • Patent number: 8996408
    Abstract: A description of one or more items identified by a buyer for purchase is received. Each item is represented as an object in a hierarchical data structure. A processing strategy is executed on the hierarchical data structure to generate purchasing information describing a purchase transaction involving the items. A display preprocessing strategy is executed to create display information describing a display of the generated purchasing information. The display information is transmitted to the buyer for generation of the display using the display information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2015
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Lee Carver, Bruce Israel, Buck W. Clay, IV, Twum Djin, David William Shin, Ari Leichtberg
  • Patent number: 8924303
    Abstract: The embodiments disclosed herein include new, more efficient ways to request, create, send, and receive product reviews from the Internet. One aspect of the invention is an email message for a customer. The email message includes a request to review a product obtained by the customer in a transaction; a rating input area and/or a text input area; an authentication token that includes a transaction identifier corresponding to the transaction; and an HTTP form submission command to send a response to the request from the customer to a remote computer. The response includes a rating entered in the rating input area and/or text entered in the text input area, and the authentication token.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2014
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Amy Chang, Jan Matthias Ruhl, Todd Jackson, Arturo Crespo, Twum Djin, Emily Anderson
  • Patent number: 8793229
    Abstract: Information describing a transaction is received and a set of hierarchical documents pertinent to the transaction are identified based at least in part on the received information. The set of hierarchical documents is pruned responsive to data describing documents that a user involved in the transaction has previously accepted. Information describing the pruned set of hierarchical documents is output for presenting the pruned set of hierarchical documents to the user involved in the transaction for acceptance as part of the transaction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 29, 2014
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Buckner W. Clay, IV, David Butcher, Twum Djin
  • Patent number: 8386441
    Abstract: Information describing a transaction is received and a set of hierarchical documents pertinent to the transaction are identified based at least in part on the received information. The set of hierarchical documents is pruned responsive to data describing documents that a user involved in the transaction has previously accepted. Information describing the pruned set of hierarchical documents is output for presenting the pruned set of hierarchical documents to the user involved in the transaction for acceptance as part of the transaction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2009
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2013
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Buckner W. Clay, IV, David Butcher, Twum Djin
  • Publication number: 20110093393
    Abstract: The embodiments disclosed herein include new, more efficient ways to request, create, send, and receive product reviews from the Internet. One aspect of the invention is an email message for a customer. The email message includes a request to review a product obtained by the customer in a transaction; a rating input area and/or a text input area; an authentication token that includes a transaction identifier corresponding to the transaction; and an HTTP form submission command to send a response to the request from the customer to a remote computer. The response includes a rating entered in the rating input area and/or text entered in the text input area, and the authentication token.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2010
    Publication date: April 21, 2011
    Inventors: Amy Chang, Jan Matthias Ruhl, Todd Jackson, Arturo Crespo, Twum Djin, Emily Anderson
  • Patent number: 7860803
    Abstract: The embodiments disclosed herein include new, more efficient ways to request, create, send, and receive product reviews from the Internet. One aspect of the invention is an email message for a customer. The email message includes a request to review a product obtained by the customer in a transaction; a rating input area and/or a text input area; an authentication token that includes a transaction identifier corresponding to the transaction; and an HTTP form submission command to send a response to the request from the customer to a remote computer. The response includes a rating entered in the rating input area and/or text entered in the text input area, and the authentication token.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 15, 2006
    Date of Patent: December 28, 2010
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Amy Chang, Jan Matthias Ruhl, Todd Jackson, Arturo Crespo, Twum Djin, Emily Anderson
  • Patent number: D752081
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2016
    Assignee: ACCOMPANI, INC.
    Inventors: Amy Chang, Twum Djin, Ryan McDonough, Jan M. Ruhl, Richard J. Walsh, IV
  • Patent number: D759687
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2016
    Assignee: ACCOMPANI, INC.
    Inventors: Amy Chang, Twum Djin, Ryan McDonough, Jan M. Ruhl, Richard J. Walsh, IV
  • Patent number: D768721
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2016
    Assignee: Accompani, Inc.
    Inventors: Amy Chang, Twum Djin, Ryan McDonough, Jan M. Ruhl, Richard J. Walsh, IV