RWS has been granted a patent for systems and methods to generate analytical data from actions on publishing servers. The method involves capturing user actions, generating analytical data, and storing it in a database. The claim details a method for translating and reformatting content based on user preferences during a session. GlobalData’s report on RWS gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

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Translation and reformatting of informational content on publishing servers

Source: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Credit: RWS Holdings PLC

A recently granted patent (Publication Number: US11886402B2) outlines a method for translating and reformatting informational content on publishing servers during a user session. The method involves receiving end user actions, capturing opening actions, generating a natural language preference based on user behavior, and creating content rich analytical data filtered according to user preferences. This data is used to translate and reformat informational content stored in a database into the user's preferred language and format, providing a personalized experience for the end user.

Furthermore, the patent includes details on obtaining informational content from various channels such as RSS feeds, news feeds, and social networking media. It also covers the generation of unique transaction keys, grouping correlated actions within an audit trail, and evaluating the efficacy of search transactions. The method involves capturing user actions, associating them with session keys, and storing them in chronological order to create an audit trail. Additionally, the patent describes the inclusion of client device configuration information, natural language preferences, and various actions performed on publishing servers. The patent also extends to a server with an analytics module and a user interface module, as well as a non-transitory computer readable storage medium with a computer program for utilizing content rich analytical data to enhance the user experience during a session on publishing servers.

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