Patent Number: 8,793,265

Title: Method and system for selecting personalized search engines for accessing information

Abstract: A method and system for selecting personalized search engines for accessing information is provided. Each personalized search engine represents one or more base search engines. Characteristic information, representing searching capabilities of each of the multiple personalized search engines is obtained. A personalized search engine is selected among the multiple personalized search engines for executing a query based on said characteristic information and the query.

Inventors: Song; Yu (Pleasanton, CA), Cheng; Doreen (San Jose, CA), Messer; Alan (Los Gatos, CA)

Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G06F 7/00 (20060101); G06F 17/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018