Defensive Publications are a method for the open source community to prevent the issuance of low quality software
patents. These publications serve as evidence to disclose to the examiner what is new and innovative within the
technology. Through Linux Defenders, developers collaborate with our team to ensure that these publications are
effective in protecting the freedom to create, invent and operate.
November 12, 2010
Method for Intelligent Ranking of Webpages in Filtering of Content
Parental control software, and more broadly, content filtering software, is widely used to prevent users from accessing various content available on the internet. Currently, the majority of content filtering software relies on either a blacklist method or keyword filtering to determine whether content is suitable for viewing or not.