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Add annotation with disclosure level, and maintain by time period

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000011919D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Mar-26
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Mar-26
Document File: 2 page(s) / 15K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a annotation system that provides the following; 1) Enable user to specify disclosure level of annotation. 2) Maintain annotation by time period.

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JP820020907 Koichiro Kato/Japan/IBM Rika Oyamada

Add annotation with disclosure level, and maintain by time period

1) Enable user to specify disclosure level of annotation. User can specify disclosure level when he/she creates annotation. Here is an example:

User defines three disclosure level: Internal, External and special customer.

special price is valid in August only' for Internal, '10% discount as Summer campaign' for External, and '15% discount especially for you' for special customer. Each annotation is added to the word, 'Notebook T130' automatically with referring to


1.


2.

User defines the domain for each disclosure level. For example, 'begin with w3.ibm' for

Internal, 'begin with www.ibm.com' for External, and 'begin with www.premium' for special customer. User defines the words which is added annotation. For example, 'Notebook T130'.


3.


4.

User defines the comments of annotation for each disclosure level. For example, 'This


5.

the domain.

2) Maintain annotation by time period. The system change/delete annotation when predefined time comes.

Flow chart of this disclosure:

Access to a domain/URL

Get the word which should be add annotation with referring to Table-1

N

Get the disclosure level of the word

Get the time with referring to Table-2

N

Time?

Delete?

Y

N

Y

Get the annotation in Table-2

 Delete the action of the time and replace the data in Table-2

Delete the column of T...