06999959 is referenced by 163 patents and cites 8 patents.

A computer implemented meta search engine and search method. In accordance with this method, a query is forwarded to one or more third party search engines, and the responses from the third party search engine or engines are parsed in order to extract information regarding the documents matching the query. The full text of the documents matching the query are downloaded, and the query terms in the documents are located. The text surrounding the query terms are extracted, and that text is displayed.

Title
Meta search engine
Application Number
9/113751
Publication Number
6999959 (B1)
Application Date
July 10, 1998
Publication Date
February 14, 2006
Inventor
C Lee Giles
Lawrenceville
NJ, US
Stephen R Lawrence
New York
NY, US
Assignee
NEC Laboratories America
NJ, US
IPC
G06F 17/30
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