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A intelligent method to show appropriate personal information in the social circle

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000246521D
Publication Date: 2016-Jun-15
Document File: 5 page(s) / 142K

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Abstract

In Social network we may get connected with different people, they may be families, friends, colleagues or strangers, and while posting a message in social network, we have a need to delivery the message to a target contact group, instead to make all person seeing it. Currently, we need to manually maintain the contact group to separate the different type of contacts. This invention illustrates an automatic mthodology to add contact into a proper group.

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A intelligent method to show appropriate personal information in the social circle

While adding a new contact A to B's social network contact list, it has an automatic methodology to add this contact into a proper group, by:

Detect if A's contact list includes B's family, if yes, and A and B's family are in each other's contact list, then flag A with "Family", add A to family group.


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Detect if A's contact list includes B's colleague, if yes, and A and B's colleague are in each other's contact list, then flag A with "Colleague", add A to


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colleague group.

Detect if A's contact list includes B's friends, if yes, and A and B's friend are in each other's contact list, then flag with "Friend", add A to friend group.


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If none of above, tag with "None", add A as normal group

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How to identify and current existing contact A and intelligently assign to B's proper contact group:

Get the location information of A.


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If A and B share the same location during the working daytime, flag A with "Colleague", add A to colleague group.


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If A and B share the same location in weekend daytime, flag A with "Friend", add A to friend group.


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If A and B share the same location during weekend night, flag A with "Family", add A to family group.

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Advantage: This methodology can automatically identify which relationship between A and B, and decide which contact group to add, so that show appropriate personal information base on this.

Screen 1: How to work for a new contact

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