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GTT Group To Sell Artificial Intelligence Content Moderation Patent

Portland, Oregon—June 26, 2019— Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group), the premier provider of patent analysis and transaction advisory services to information and communication technology companies worldwide, announces the availability of a patent that relates to using artificial intelligence to analyze on-line communications.

The patent is applicable to natural language processing and cognitive services used to monitor and automatically moderate communications in social media posts, chats, instant messages, reviews and comment threads.

The number of worldwide social network users is expected to grow from 2.46B in 2017 to around 3.02B in 2021. Not only was the global social media market valued at $33.8 billion in 2017, the global social media analytics market is expected to reach $20.2B by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 29.6% from 2017 to 2025. Social media companies are continuing to come under scrutiny for the content found on their networks and must deploy innovative and efficient ways to oversee content posted by their users. The patent in this portfolio relates broadly to using artificial intelligence to monitor and automatically moderate the on-line behavior of social media participants.

In parallel, content providers create communities around their content and encourage fans of their content to interact and discuss their favorite content.  Healthy and engaged communities promote media brands and products, but hateful, vitriolic and abusive conversations can undermine the brand and platform and even expose the media platform owner to legal liability.  Media companies are increasingly investing in community and comment monitoring and moderation and all are using automatic monitoring and moderation to a greater or lesser extent.  The patent in this portfolio relates broadly to using artificial intelligence to monitor and automatically moderate the on-line behavior of content communities.

Additionally, e-commerce platforms encourage discussions and reviews of products and must also monitor and moderate these discussions the same reason that media companies must monitor and moderate discussions of their media content.  The patent in this portfolio relates broadly to using artificial intelligence to monitor and automatically moderate the on-line behavior of e-commerce platforms.

The patent is applicable to natural language processing and cognitive services used to monitor communications in social media posts, chats, and instant messages. Tech companies providing artificial intelligence and machine learning capability for processing social media content, media community and e-commerce discussions may offer services related to the claimed invention.  GTT Group has prepared evidence of use (EOU) materials to illustrate the adoption of the patent by major market participants.

“The cognitive services market has seen phenomenal growth and is being extended to a number of different computing fields, including analyzing social networks,” stated Andy Godsey, GTT Group Managing Director. “We are thrilled to present a patent that is foundational to such a critical issue faced by society today.”

To receive more information about this opportunity, please contact Andy Godsey. All inquiries will be kept strictly confidential.

GTT Group is approaching potential buyers and providing materials explaining the strategic advantages of acquiring the portfolio. In addition, GTT Group’s subject matter experts will be available to discuss the strengths of the patents and applications in the market. Offers to acquire the portfolio should be submitted by August 2019 or earlier.

About Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc.

Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. is a patent analysis and transaction advisory firm. The company’s corporate headquarters are in Portland, Oregon. For more information, visit GTT Group at: www.gttgrp.com

Contact about this news

Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc.
Andy Godsey
Email: agodsey@gttgrp.com
Phone: 503.805.7001

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