Yahoo patent applications published on 12 August 2010

9 US patent applications published on 12 August 2010 and assigned to Yahoo

1 20100205544 GENERATING A LIVE CHAT SESSION IN RESPONSE TO SELECTION OF A CONTEXTUAL SHORTCUT
2 20100205213 NON-EXACT CACHE MATCHING
3 20100205191 USER ACCESS TIME BASED CONTENT FILTERING
4 20100205184 USING SPECIFICITY MEASURES TO RANK DOCUMENTS
5 20100205183 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PERFORMING SELECTIVE DECODING OF SEARCH RESULT MESSAGES
6 20100205173 QUERY STRING MATCHING METHOD AND APPARATUS
7 20100205131 Predicting the Outcome of Events Based on Related Internet Activity
8 20100205075 LARGE-SCALE ITEM AFFINITY DETERMINATION USING A MAP REDUCE PLATFORM
9 20100205060 CONTEXT-SENSITIVE ROUTE GENERATION SYSTEM