Modification Of Information Utility Based Upon Context


A method of disseminating information in system having data sources and data recipients includes receiving a generic utility function at a data source for information to be delivered to a data recipient based upon an application for which the information is to be used. Data related to an environment in which the information is to be propagated is used to modify the generic utility function.

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  • Publication: May 1, 2012
  • Application: Jul 3, 2006
    US US 42843006 A
  • Priority: Jul 3, 2006
    US US 42843006 A

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