Patent Number: 8,793,237

Title: Computer-aided extraction of semantics from keywords to confirm match of buyer offers to seller bids

Abstract: One embodiment involves a method and apparatus for mapping lexical keywords into entity description semantics in order to create unambiguous buyer-confirmed descriptions of entities. The method described herein relies on a computer program and some mechanism for computer data storage.

Inventors: Matesso; Bruce (Los Gatos, CA), Bridgeman; Richard (Saratoga, CA)

Assignee: Semantic Search Technologies LLC

International Classification: G06F 17/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018