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An Online Network Collects a Dataset of an Individual's Information    

Social network time line. A computer-implemented method for arranging and converting a dataset into a graphical representation for display.


The patent provides a computer system for entering, storing, and displaying a dataset of an individual or member's information to an online database, and more specifically arranges and converts the dataset into graphical representation for display. The system includes a user interface, such as a graphical user interface, for a member to enter the pre-narrative information. The information generally describes a members life story by events. For example, a life event could be when the member was born, graduated from high school, married, or passed away.

The system includes a database for storing a dataset of a members information. The database arranges the dataset into chronological order and associates the dataset with plurality of life events of a members life. The dataset and life event are outputted into a graphical representation. For example, a graphical representation illustrates the dataset and life events using a combination of pictures and text to create a visual narration of a members life thread.

The visual narration can be viewed by other members of the social network or database. The other members can act as witness and provide a comment regarding the life event, thus causing interaction between the life events. The comment being displayed, the comment is validated. Validation of life event can occur if a witness also has a visual narration and comments on the event or provides the documentary evidence.

Provided is a method of implementing a method on a network of computer devices. The method includes entering a first data set of a first members information and many life events into a computer device. The data set is stored at a second data base at a second computer device. At least one of the many members life events are validated.

Primary Application of the Technology

A technique to build a social network. A social networking service platform to build social networks or social relations among people who, share interests, activities, backgrounds or real-life connections. A social network service which consists of a representation of each user (often a profile), has social links, and a variety of additional services. The patent and intellectual property covers social networking and is web-based services that allow individuals to create a public profile, to create a list of users with whom to share connection, and view and cross the connections within the system.
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