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Title: Reputation system for web pages and online entities

Abstract

A method for providing a measure of trust for each participant in a network is disclosed, together with a method to calculate it automatically. In particular, a method for rating online entities, such as online identities is provided, which also takes into account the reputation of the raters.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
US Department of Energy (USDOE), Washington, DC (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1531697
Patent Number(s):
8015484
Application Number:
11/704,730
Assignee:
Backer, Alejandro, Altadena, CA (United States)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G06 - COMPUTING G06F - ELECTRIC DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING
G - PHYSICS G06 - COMPUTING G06Q - DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS OR METHODS, SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2007-02-09
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING

Citation Formats

Backer, Alejandro. Reputation system for web pages and online entities. United States: N. p., 2011. Web.
Backer, Alejandro. Reputation system for web pages and online entities. United States.
Backer, Alejandro. Tue . "Reputation system for web pages and online entities". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1531697.
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