US 9,813,261 B2
Context-based messaging system
Stephen A. Davies, Mulhuddart (IE); Daniel J. McCloskey, Mulhuddart (IE); and Simon P. O'Doherty, Mulhuddart (IE)
Assigned to INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION, Armonk, NY (US)
Filed by Stephen A. Davies, Mulhuddart (IE); Daniel J. McCloskey, Mulhuddart (IE); and Simon P. O'Doherty, Mulhuddart (IE)
Filed on Aug. 24, 2012, as Appl. No. 13/593,898.
Claims priority of application No. 11178669 (EP), filed on Aug. 24, 2011.
Prior Publication US 2013/0054718 A1, Feb. 28, 2013
Int. Cl. G06F 15/16 (2006.01); H04L 12/64 (2006.01)
CPC H04L 12/6418 (2013.01) 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method for socially provided context-based messaging, comprising:
receiving, in a messaging system and from a user, message content including a plurality of objects;
matching an object of the plurality of objects to socially provided context information;
moderating the socially provided context information by overlaying shadow information which a moderator considers more appropriate than the matched socially provided context information; and
displaying the moderated socially provided context information with the message content, wherein
the socially provided context information is information relevant to the object and obtained from a social network to which the user belongs.