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Method and System for Suggesting Activities for a Location Based on a User’s Social Network

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000241907D
Publication Date: 2015-Jun-08
Document File: 2 page(s) / 33K

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Parameswaran Thrissur Krishnamoorthy: INVENTOR

Abstract

A method and system is disclosed for suggesting one or more activities for a location based on interests of a user identified from a social network profile of the user. The method and system tracks location of the user based on user’s movement and suggestions for activities around the location are notified to the user using one or more of, but not limited to, a social network feed, a Short Messaging Service (SMS), an email and a push notification.

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Method and System for Suggesting Activities for a Location Based on a User’s Social Network

Abstract

A method and system is disclosed for suggesting one or more activities for a location based on interests of a user identified from a social network profile of the user.  The method and system tracks location of the user based on user’s movement and suggestions for activities around the location are notified to the user using one or more of, but not limited to, a social network feed, a Short Messaging Service (SMS), an email and a push notification.

Description

Disclosed is a method and system for suggesting one or more activities for a location based on interests of a user identified from a social network profile of the user.  The method and system tracks location of the user based on user’s movement and suggestions for activities around the location are notified to the user using one or more of, but not limited to, a social network feed, a Short Messaging Service (SMS), an email and a push notification.

In accordance with the method and system, location of the user is tracked using a mobile phone of the user.  When the user visits a new location, information regarding one or more activities around the new location is collected.  The information may be collected from one or more of, but not limited to, an open group portal, publications, blogs and open web content.  The one or more activities may be one or more of, but not limited to, events, places and attractions associated with the new location.  Thereafter, one or more interests of the user are identified based on a social network profile of the user.  Thereafter, information regarding one or more activities corresponding to the new location is notified to the user.  The user may be notified using one or more of, but not limited to, a social network feed, a SMS, an email and a push notification.

In a scenario, when the notification is displayed on a social network feed of the user, then social network friends of the user may post comments asso...