30 January 2005

XML Concepts: Showcasing value


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XML Feed Splice

Custom management reports


This takes a blog feed, rearranges content on basis of priority, management interest or other user-defined file plans. Summarizes data. Identifies holes. Automatically creates feed-search to fill holes.

Management summary report. Expedited. Applies your organization’s formatting standards to an incoming feed.


XML Document Content

Parameter extractor


Takes a single document. Creates a search string out of key information and parameters: Names, dates, concepts, identifying information, meetings, contract terms, travel plans.

Automated feed hunt. Links to the document. Creates multi feeds. Saves time by displaying summary document alongside original document; and targeted feeds.

Does the digging for your. Results reported in orderly format, color-coded folders. Buttons allow folders to be expanded into full reports, with one-step forwarding, or injection into either a custom feed or your own. Used in both internal and external feed groups.


XML Submit

Selective feed placement


Choose which aggregator, event your content will be directed. A blog with varied backgrounds and topics can channel information to a specific event or sponsor without related content cluttering up the feed.

Screens out unrelated content. No need to establish a new blog. Focused feeds. Flags your content based on events, tags, and sponsor.


XML Thesaurus

Simplifying search routines


Feed hunter does work for you. No need to type in all tags, words, or similar phrases.

Tool allows users to refine search-analogies based on technical field or industry-specific terms. Ex: Type in “spam” and get similar content hits related to: Luncheon meat, sandwich filler and holiday cold cuts. Results correct for cooking, yet incorrect for technology and information architecture.

No need for users to work with long search streams, quotes, or NAND terms. Plain language searches. No need to know complex library search commands.

Simply click on search tool, select from suite of search options, and tools automatically structures searches with those objectives in mind.

Easy tic-boxes permit refined searches. Option to ignore terms. Aggregates results into industry-related areas. Permits easy-ignore to block out correct, but not useful terms.


XML Custom Aggregator

Tailoring your platform


User defines aggregator skins, layout and platform architecture. Contained in a single package. Crate tone, feel users want for personal, organization, or commercial service-support.

Can be shared, distributed, integrated with other user-choices. Allow other aggregators to embrace options and adjust.


XML Aggregator-Creator

Business development tool


Tool provides a structure to advise corporate sponsor how to tailor an event-aggregator to target audience. Includes simple templates; sample feeds; pre-loaded feeds; case studies; lessons learned.

Walks client through steps to create, launch, and support a sponsored-aggregator. Ideal for launching event- or product-related aggregators. Self-paced. Self-contained.


XML Tag Aggregator

Custom tool for custom tags


Hunts down target tags. Provides custom layout. Feed Hunter creates feeds out of tags. Looks for similar content.

Integrates with Feed Hunter, XML Thesaurus, and other aggregator platforms. Cross-user sharing of reports. Final reports tailored to user-defined parameters.


XML Aggregator-Blog

Leveraging platforms


Combines both ends of the pipeline: Content creation and content organization. User-tool to both produce content and mange feeds from other even-participants.

Integrates with feed publishing tools, and feed scheduling devices. Users can create feeds and content to in advance; adjust order; and then time publication to arrive at desired point on comment-curve.


XML Project Platform

Conversion interfaces


Takes any file, converts to XML. Injects file into common platform; compares information-standards to planned milestones. Dissimilar sources continue to use outdated software without problems.

Lowers program costs. Expedites information integration. Less time on data, more time on progress. Reduces time spent on evangelizing XML specifications.


XML Bug Analyzer

Project Queen Ant


Reviews product bugs. Identifies recurring trends. Looks for systemic problems. Identifies risks if management fails to change. Internal data mining.

Used for both internal improvement and competition analysis. Identifies likely efforts competition will take to exploit design-interface weaknesses. Early warning system.

Outlines plan to resolve issues. Uses feed hunter to identify similar efforts. Identifies lead-time to change ineffectual program manager. Identifies appropriateness of program termination.

Evaluates viability of continued VC funding. Alert signal for hedge fund managers and corporate board. Intended to ensure compliance with SEC Blue Ribbon Committee on Audit Committee Effectiveness.


XML Iceberg

Before the buzz


Identifies unusual changes in corporate manning. Extracts data form court subpoenas, evidence. Auto-feed hunt on identifying information in files.

Retroactive look at construction efforts. Identifies anecdotal trip reports, shipments, and cargo uploads. Compares results with public comments. Makes note of disappearance of key players.

Compares events to personnel presence, documents, and statements per PSRLA and SarBox.

Formulates hypothesis tests. Forecasts expected random location of next event. Creates composite map displaying movement of personnel, goods, and funds. Identifies key personnel in position of authority.

Uses simulation to compare reported data to actual feed extracts related to energy utilization, available capacity, and reported throughput.


XML Reconstruct

Operations continuity


Monitors departed former employee. Reviews notes with optical character recognition. Crates files and data, converts to custom feeds for search and cross-referencing and remote access.

Creates map of issues, changes, and risks. Visual patterns aggregated. Alternatives recommended to improve workflow. Identifies gaps in efforts, incorporates recommended changes into feed-schedule.

Recalculates schedule. Identifies valuable meetings based on content, points of contact, and attendees.


XML Location

Hospitality feeds


Location-based organization method. All feeds relating to that location aggregated.

Pre-loaded feeds: Current events, history, visitors, photos, sounds, audio-video, events, area schedules, weather, local attraction, traffic patterns, local area restraint prices.

Information summarized into a single schedule recommending travel time, stops, and meeting locations.

Timely content. More than links, value. Larger perspective of location. Audience observes and creates the news and history as events unfold.


XML Event

Cross flow analysis


Focal point for specific event. Central place to post, link to, share, and extract feeds.

Organized by local categories: Events, blogs, wikis, audio-video, language, people.

No preparation required. Available real-time as the event unfolds. Real-time feedback to adjustments and observations. User crated. On-line tool.

Allows easier post-event analysis: Write-ups, discussion, and data dissemination. Useful for scientific research involving solar eclipses.


XML Burning Man

Playa feeds


Event-related aggregator. Geographic based feeds: Images, blogs, Mp3, Flickr. Subsection includes feed of events.

Organized by participants on the playa. Categories by themes. Maps of the play include travel times, feed-links to the individual participants’ locations.

Provides emergency information. Includes rest-stop information and pictures. Location to water sources. Real time schedule updates with information.

Satellite delivered feeds. Event replays. Participants share cam-shots real-time.


XML Sport

Arena feeds


Attendees at arenas. Get allocated integration platform. Single-destination to share URIs. Send, share, and observe feeds as made: Images, blogs, text, and audio.

Useful for arena-audience interaction. Complements current licensing. Arena owns the content. Part of ticketing and subscription terms. Well disclosed both on ticketing and before gaining access to the aggregator.

Content repackaged for studios, networks, and local media as part of a suite for non-arena audience to interact with the event. Allows real-time interface between home cable viewers and arena audience.

Terms include derivative works for later rebroadcast and subsequent inclusion in event documentaries, film, and other independent media.

Local area establishments showcased for post-event meetings.


XML Sponsor

Product focused aggregator


Event preparation and promotion tool. Sponsor-supported aggregator. Features sponsored-products and services, cross-promotional opportunity.

Product-focused aggregator available. Includes discussions, BBS, events, blogs, participant information, and radio-cable feeds.

Product related feeds. Platform tailored to event. Simple templates allow public relations firm to quickly tailor aggregator to new content or sponsor.

More than Feed URIs. Platform to share feeds as created, used, and updated. Offers transcripts and replays.


XML Meal Time

Scheduled-event focused aggregator


Worldwide participants share culinary event. Share recipes, cooking tips, cultural background. Live blogging, table settings, and conversation.

Images, audio and blogged feeds quickly aggregated into platform. Pre-loaded feeds include archives, search results, and historical information.

Feed integration tools show how actual practices and events compare to customs. Window A shows the historical practices; Window B displays in custom templates screen shots, sample blog comments, images of the culture.

Useful in education. Provides relevant examples of history in practice. XML tool to share common experiences. User-driven content.

Aggregator open to all. User can tailor settings, folders, priorities, and file plan. Users either develop their own templates, or tap into existing templates and choose from best practices or preferred settings.


XML Delay

Seamless client notification


Reschedules appointments when travel plans delayed. Reviews unfolding time delays in rail and airway lines. Reschedules appointments. Sends alerts to other parties. Adjusts schedule. Maintains high priority items. Shifts lower-priority engagements.

Reconfirms late arrival at rental car, airline, or hotel. Makes appropriate adjustments. Premium travel prices make the travel arrangements seamless. Sends confirming information with validated bar code. Backed by issuing corporation. Admissible.


XML House Hunt

Efficient buyer tool


User selects price range and variables. Feed displays travel route. Efficient travel: Time, distance, and fuel. Includes recommended stop times to rest.

Identifies new listings along the travel route. Points to blogs of interest featuring details of the property, local area, and community comments. Users get a feel of their electronic neighbors.


XML Gas Hunter

Low price finder


Aggregates credit card data on fuel purchases. Provides data to end-user. Map displays distance-time-cost tradeoffs.

Connects web cam feed to monitor queue. Helpful in making advance fuel purchases. Identifies trends and expected bottlenecks in expected travel.


XML Vendor

Cashless product purchases


Users prepay for item. Issued ticket. Approach vending machine. Code scanned. Product issued. No cash required. Reduces time and cost to recover vending machine change.

Users provide information on location of item, price, and availability. Can charge costs to personal account. Vending machine reserves pre-selected time.

If item not purchased, charges deleted. Users can e-mail code to concierge for direct pick-up and immediate delivery.

Useful to replace bus tokens, newspapers coins. Lack of cash reduces chance of subway robberies.

Food vending machines display the age of the product, temperatures of the machine, and number of items. Pre-payment will secure the item. Other customers who arrive to purchase last item unable to purchase. Item reserved for XML Vendor customers.


XML Phone Charge

Portable device as credit card


User places device in front of scanner. Code on screen scanned. Information downloaded. Charged against user minutes. Useful for buses and quick stops at fuel pump. Pre-pay on cell phone ensures charges covered.


XML Referral

Legal issue evaluation tool


Client-centered platform. Identifies practice area. Collects feed information from firms’ caselaw results. Tool useful to evaluate both client, potential law firm, and opposing counsel.

Identifies attorney strengths and risk areas. Evaluates opposing party position, merits, and defenses.

Tradeoff analysis on litigation costs, probability of success on merits. Compares facts to jury instructions and elements. Identifies costs minimum settlement amounts.

Helps client manage case and firm. Intended for real-time analysis as the event unfolds. Helps reduce time spent analyzing facts, caselaw, and situation. Increases efficiency.


XML Concierge

Integrates schedules and social engagements


Schedules restauraunt. Ensures wardrobe cleaned in advance. Schedule integration between all parties. Lead-time purchase for tailor, fuel, gifts. Reservations confirmed. Delays and rescheduling coordinated.

Allow menu preview and selection. Ensures availability of chosen goods. Premium service ensures desired chef available.


XML Livestock

Environmental compliance tool


Estimates waste generated. Identifies level of base-chemical needed to neutralize waste. Feeds from around industrial plant forward compliance data.

Feed hunter finds options. Places buy-sell orders on options to lock in favorable prices. SIPC compliance.

Tool estimates cost-benefits of installing soft-cement with running water to wash away waste. Avoids pooling.

Remote detectors included. Map shows where effort needed to maintain operations within tolerances.

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Link to and cite as Mud's Tests

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License.



XML Feed Splice

Custom management reports


This takes a blog feed, rearranges content on basis of priority, management interest or other user-defined file plans. Summarizes data. Identifies holes. Automatically creates feed-search to fill holes.

Management summary report. Expedited. Applies your organization’s formatting standards to an incoming feed.


XML Document Content

Parameter extractor


Takes a single document. Creates a search string out of key information and parameters: Names, dates, concepts, identifying information, meetings, contract terms, travel plans.

Automated feed hunt. Links to the document. Creates multi feeds. Saves time by displaying summary document alongside original document; and targeted feeds.

Does the digging for your. Results reported in orderly format, color-coded folders. Buttons allow folders to be expanded into full reports, with one-step forwarding, or injection into either a custom feed or your own. Used in both internal and external feed groups.


XML Submit

Selective feed placement


Choose which aggregator, event your content will be directed. A blog with varied backgrounds and topics can channel information to a specific event or sponsor without related content cluttering up the feed.

Screens out unrelated content. No need to establish a new blog. Focused feeds. Flags your content based on events, tags, and sponsor.


XML Thesaurus

Simplifying search routines


Feed hunter does work for you. No need to type in all tags, words, or similar phrases.

Tool allows users to refine search-analogies based on technical field or industry-specific terms. Ex: Type in “spam” and get similar content hits related to: Luncheon meat, sandwich filler and holiday cold cuts. Results correct for cooking, yet incorrect for technology and information architecture.

No need for users to work with long search streams, quotes, or NAND terms. Plain language searches. No need to know complex library search commands.

Simply click on search tool, select from suite of search options, and tools automatically structures searches with those objectives in mind.

Easy tic-boxes permit refined searches. Option to ignore terms. Aggregates results into industry-related areas. Permits easy-ignore to block out correct, but not useful terms.


XML Custom Aggregator

Tailoring your platform


User defines aggregator skins, layout and platform architecture. Contained in a single package. Crate tone, feel users want for personal, organization, or commercial service-support.

Can be shared, distributed, integrated with other user-choices. Allow other aggregators to embrace options and adjust.


XML Aggregator-Creator

Business development tool


Tool provides a structure to advise corporate sponsor how to tailor an event-aggregator to target audience. Includes simple templates; sample feeds; pre-loaded feeds; case studies; lessons learned.

Walks client through steps to create, launch, and support a sponsored-aggregator. Ideal for launching event- or product-related aggregators. Self-paced. Self-contained.


XML Tag Aggregator

Custom tool for custom tags


Hunts down target tags. Provides custom layout. Feed Hunter creates feeds out of tags. Looks for similar content.

Integrates with Feed Hunter, XML Thesaurus, and other aggregator platforms. Cross-user sharing of reports. Final reports tailored to user-defined parameters.


XML Aggregator-Blog

Leveraging platforms


Combines both ends of the pipeline: Content creation and content organization. User-tool to both produce content and mange feeds from other even-participants.

Integrates with feed publishing tools, and feed scheduling devices. Users can create feeds and content to in advance; adjust order; and then time publication to arrive at desired point on comment-curve.


XML Project Platform

Conversion interfaces


Takes any file, converts to XML. Injects file into common platform; compares information-standards to planned milestones. Dissimilar sources continue to use outdated software without problems.

Lowers program costs. Expedites information integration. Less time on data, more time on progress. Reduces time spent on evangelizing XML specifications.


XML Bug Analyzer

Project Queen Ant


Reviews product bugs. Identifies recurring trends. Looks for systemic problems. Identifies risks if management fails to change. Internal data mining.

Used for both internal improvement and competition analysis. Identifies likely efforts competition will take to exploit design-interface weaknesses. Early warning system.

Outlines plan to resolve issues. Uses feed hunter to identify similar efforts. Identifies lead-time to change ineffectual program manager. Identifies appropriateness of program termination.

Evaluates viability of continued VC funding. Alert signal for hedge fund managers and corporate board. Intended to ensure compliance with SEC Blue Ribbon Committee on Audit Committee Effectiveness.


XML Iceberg

Before the buzz


Identifies unusual changes in corporate manning. Extracts data form court subpoenas, evidence. Auto-feed hunt on identifying information in files.

Retroactive look at construction efforts. Identifies anecdotal trip reports, shipments, and cargo uploads. Compares results with public comments. Makes note of disappearance of key players.

Compares events to personnel presence, documents, and statements per PSRLA and SarBox.

Formulates hypothesis tests. Forecasts expected random location of next event. Creates composite map displaying movement of personnel, goods, and funds. Identifies key personnel in position of authority.

Uses simulation to compare reported data to actual feed extracts related to energy utilization, available capacity, and reported throughput.


XML Reconstruct

Operations continuity


Monitors departed former employee. Reviews notes with optical character recognition. Crates files and data, converts to custom feeds for search and cross-referencing and remote access.

Creates map of issues, changes, and risks. Visual patterns aggregated. Alternatives recommended to improve workflow. Identifies gaps in efforts, incorporates recommended changes into feed-schedule.

Recalculates schedule. Identifies valuable meetings based on content, points of contact, and attendees.


XML Location

Hospitality feeds


Location-based organization method. All feeds relating to that location aggregated.

Pre-loaded feeds: Current events, history, visitors, photos, sounds, audio-video, events, area schedules, weather, local attraction, traffic patterns, local area restraint prices.

Information summarized into a single schedule recommending travel time, stops, and meeting locations.

Timely content. More than links, value. Larger perspective of location. Audience observes and creates the news and history as events unfold.


XML Event

Cross flow analysis


Focal point for specific event. Central place to post, link to, share, and extract feeds.

Organized by local categories: Events, blogs, wikis, audio-video, language, people.

No preparation required. Available real-time as the event unfolds. Real-time feedback to adjustments and observations. User crated. On-line tool.

Allows easier post-event analysis: Write-ups, discussion, and data dissemination. Useful for scientific research involving solar eclipses.


XML Burning Man

Playa feeds


Event-related aggregator. Geographic based feeds: Images, blogs, Mp3, Flickr. Subsection includes feed of events.

Organized by participants on the playa. Categories by themes. Maps of the play include travel times, feed-links to the individual participants’ locations.

Provides emergency information. Includes rest-stop information and pictures. Location to water sources. Real time schedule updates with information.

Satellite delivered feeds. Event replays. Participants share cam-shots real-time.


XML Sport

Arena feeds


Attendees at arenas. Get allocated integration platform. Single-destination to share URIs. Send, share, and observe feeds as made: Images, blogs, text, and audio.

Useful for arena-audience interaction. Complements current licensing. Arena owns the content. Part of ticketing and subscription terms. Well disclosed both on ticketing and before gaining access to the aggregator.

Content repackaged for studios, networks, and local media as part of a suite for non-arena audience to interact with the event. Allows real-time interface between home cable viewers and arena audience.

Terms include derivative works for later rebroadcast and subsequent inclusion in event documentaries, film, and other independent media.

Local area establishments showcased for post-event meetings.


XML Sponsor

Product focused aggregator


Event preparation and promotion tool. Sponsor-supported aggregator. Features sponsored-products and services, cross-promotional opportunity.

Product-focused aggregator available. Includes discussions, BBS, events, blogs, participant information, and radio-cable feeds.

Product related feeds. Platform tailored to event. Simple templates allow public relations firm to quickly tailor aggregator to new content or sponsor.

More than Feed URIs. Platform to share feeds as created, used, and updated. Offers transcripts and replays.


XML Meal Time

Scheduled-event focused aggregator


Worldwide participants share culinary event. Share recipes, cooking tips, cultural background. Live blogging, table settings, and conversation.

Images, audio and blogged feeds quickly aggregated into platform. Pre-loaded feeds include archives, search results, and historical information.

Feed integration tools show how actual practices and events compare to customs. Window A shows the historical practices; Window B displays in custom templates screen shots, sample blog comments, images of the culture.

Useful in education. Provides relevant examples of history in practice. XML tool to share common experiences. User-driven content.

Aggregator open to all. User can tailor settings, folders, priorities, and file plan. Users either develop their own templates, or tap into existing templates and choose from best practices or preferred settings.


XML Delay

Seamless client notification


Reschedules appointments when travel plans delayed. Reviews unfolding time delays in rail and airway lines. Reschedules appointments. Sends alerts to other parties. Adjusts schedule. Maintains high priority items. Shifts lower-priority engagements.

Reconfirms late arrival at rental car, airline, or hotel. Makes appropriate adjustments. Premium travel prices make the travel arrangements seamless. Sends confirming information with validated bar code. Backed by issuing corporation. Admissible.


XML House Hunt

Efficient buyer tool


User selects price range and variables. Feed displays travel route. Efficient travel: Time, distance, and fuel. Includes recommended stop times to rest.

Identifies new listings along the travel route. Points to blogs of interest featuring details of the property, local area, and community comments. Users get a feel of their electronic neighbors.


XML Gas Hunter

Low price finder


Aggregates credit card data on fuel purchases. Provides data to end-user. Map displays distance-time-cost tradeoffs.

Connects web cam feed to monitor queue. Helpful in making advance fuel purchases. Identifies trends and expected bottlenecks in expected travel.


XML Vendor

Cashless product purchases


Users prepay for item. Issued ticket. Approach vending machine. Code scanned. Product issued. No cash required. Reduces time and cost to recover vending machine change.

Users provide information on location of item, price, and availability. Can charge costs to personal account. Vending machine reserves pre-selected time.

If item not purchased, charges deleted. Users can e-mail code to concierge for direct pick-up and immediate delivery.

Useful to replace bus tokens, newspapers coins. Lack of cash reduces chance of subway robberies.

Food vending machines display the age of the product, temperatures of the machine, and number of items. Pre-payment will secure the item. Other customers who arrive to purchase last item unable to purchase. Item reserved for XML Vendor customers.


XML Phone Charge

Portable device as credit card


User places device in front of scanner. Code on screen scanned. Information downloaded. Charged against user minutes. Useful for buses and quick stops at fuel pump. Pre-pay on cell phone ensures charges covered.


XML Referral

Legal issue evaluation tool


Client-centered platform. Identifies practice area. Collects feed information from firms’ caselaw results. Tool useful to evaluate both client, potential law firm, and opposing counsel.

Identifies attorney strengths and risk areas. Evaluates opposing party position, merits, and defenses.

Tradeoff analysis on litigation costs, probability of success on merits. Compares facts to jury instructions and elements. Identifies costs minimum settlement amounts.

Helps client manage case and firm. Intended for real-time analysis as the event unfolds. Helps reduce time spent analyzing facts, caselaw, and situation. Increases efficiency.


XML Concierge

Integrates schedules and social engagements


Schedules restauraunt. Ensures wardrobe cleaned in advance. Schedule integration between all parties. Lead-time purchase for tailor, fuel, gifts. Reservations confirmed. Delays and rescheduling coordinated.

Allow menu preview and selection. Ensures availability of chosen goods. Premium service ensures desired chef available.


XML Livestock

Environmental compliance tool


Estimates waste generated. Identifies level of base-chemical needed to neutralize waste. Feeds from around industrial plant forward compliance data.

Feed hunter finds options. Places buy-sell orders on options to lock in favorable prices. SIPC compliance.

Tool estimates cost-benefits of installing soft-cement with running water to wash away waste. Avoids pooling.

Remote detectors included. Map shows where effort needed to maintain operations within tolerances.
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Link to and cite as Mud's Tests

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License.



XML Feed Splice

Custom management reports


This takes a blog feed, rearranges content on basis of priority, management interest or other user-defined file plans. Summarizes data. Identifies holes. Automatically creates feed-search to fill holes.

Management summary report. Expedited. Applies your organization’s formatting standards to an incoming feed.


XML Document Content

Parameter extractor


Takes a single document. Creates a search string out of key information and parameters: Names, dates, concepts, identifying information, meetings, contract terms, travel plans.

Automated feed hunt. Links to the document. Creates multi feeds. Saves time by displaying summary document alongside original document; and targeted feeds.

Does the digging for your. Results reported in orderly format, color-coded folders. Buttons allow folders to be expanded into full reports, with one-step forwarding, or injection into either a custom feed or your own. Used in both internal and external feed groups.


XML Submit

Selective feed placement


Choose which aggregator, event your content will be directed. A blog with varied backgrounds and topics can channel information to a specific event or sponsor without related content cluttering up the feed.

Screens out unrelated content. No need to establish a new blog. Focused feeds. Flags your content based on events, tags, and sponsor.


XML Thesaurus

Simplifying search routines


Feed hunter does work for you. No need to type in all tags, words, or similar phrases.

Tool allows users to refine search-analogies based on technical field or industry-specific terms. Ex: Type in “spam” and get similar content hits related to: Luncheon meat, sandwich filler and holiday cold cuts. Results correct for cooking, yet incorrect for technology and information architecture.

No need for users to work with long search streams, quotes, or NAND terms. Plain language searches. No need to know complex library search commands.

Simply click on search tool, select from suite of search options, and tools automatically structures searches with those objectives in mind.

Easy tic-boxes permit refined searches. Option to ignore terms. Aggregates results into industry-related areas. Permits easy-ignore to block out correct, but not useful terms.


XML Custom Aggregator

Tailoring your platform


User defines aggregator skins, layout and platform architecture. Contained in a single package. Crate tone, feel users want for personal, organization, or commercial service-support.

Can be shared, distributed, integrated with other user-choices. Allow other aggregators to embrace options and adjust.


XML Aggregator-Creator

Business development tool


Tool provides a structure to advise corporate sponsor how to tailor an event-aggregator to target audience. Includes simple templates; sample feeds; pre-loaded feeds; case studies; lessons learned.

Walks client through steps to create, launch, and support a sponsored-aggregator. Ideal for launching event- or product-related aggregators. Self-paced. Self-contained.


XML Tag Aggregator

Custom tool for custom tags


Hunts down target tags. Provides custom layout. Feed Hunter creates feeds out of tags. Looks for similar content.

Integrates with Feed Hunter, XML Thesaurus, and other aggregator platforms. Cross-user sharing of reports. Final reports tailored to user-defined parameters.


XML Aggregator-Blog

Leveraging platforms


Combines both ends of the pipeline: Content creation and content organization. User-tool to both produce content and mange feeds from other even-participants.

Integrates with feed publishing tools, and feed scheduling devices. Users can create feeds and content to in advance; adjust order; and then time publication to arrive at desired point on comment-curve.


XML Project Platform

Conversion interfaces


Takes any file, converts to XML. Injects file into common platform; compares information-standards to planned milestones. Dissimilar sources continue to use outdated software without problems.

Lowers program costs. Expedites information integration. Less time on data, more time on progress. Reduces time spent on evangelizing XML specifications.


XML Bug Analyzer

Project Queen Ant


Reviews product bugs. Identifies recurring trends. Looks for systemic problems. Identifies risks if management fails to change. Internal data mining.

Used for both internal improvement and competition analysis. Identifies likely efforts competition will take to exploit design-interface weaknesses. Early warning system.

Outlines plan to resolve issues. Uses feed hunter to identify similar efforts. Identifies lead-time to change ineffectual program manager. Identifies appropriateness of program termination.

Evaluates viability of continued VC funding. Alert signal for hedge fund managers and corporate board. Intended to ensure compliance with SEC Blue Ribbon Committee on Audit Committee Effectiveness.


XML Iceberg

Before the buzz


Identifies unusual changes in corporate manning. Extracts data form court subpoenas, evidence. Auto-feed hunt on identifying information in files.

Retroactive look at construction efforts. Identifies anecdotal trip reports, shipments, and cargo uploads. Compares results with public comments. Makes note of disappearance of key players.

Compares events to personnel presence, documents, and statements per PSRLA and SarBox.

Formulates hypothesis tests. Forecasts expected random location of next event. Creates composite map displaying movement of personnel, goods, and funds. Identifies key personnel in position of authority.

Uses simulation to compare reported data to actual feed extracts related to energy utilization, available capacity, and reported throughput.


XML Reconstruct

Operations continuity


Monitors departed former employee. Reviews notes with optical character recognition. Crates files and data, converts to custom feeds for search and cross-referencing and remote access.

Creates map of issues, changes, and risks. Visual patterns aggregated. Alternatives recommended to improve workflow. Identifies gaps in efforts, incorporates recommended changes into feed-schedule.

Recalculates schedule. Identifies valuable meetings based on content, points of contact, and attendees.


XML Location

Hospitality feeds


Location-based organization method. All feeds relating to that location aggregated.

Pre-loaded feeds: Current events, history, visitors, photos, sounds, audio-video, events, area schedules, weather, local attraction, traffic patterns, local area restraint prices.

Information summarized into a single schedule recommending travel time, stops, and meeting locations.

Timely content. More than links, value. Larger perspective of location. Audience observes and creates the news and history as events unfold.


XML Event

Cross flow analysis


Focal point for specific event. Central place to post, link to, share, and extract feeds.

Organized by local categories: Events, blogs, wikis, audio-video, language, people.

No preparation required. Available real-time as the event unfolds. Real-time feedback to adjustments and observations. User crated. On-line tool.

Allows easier post-event analysis: Write-ups, discussion, and data dissemination. Useful for scientific research involving solar eclipses.


XML Burning Man

Playa feeds


Event-related aggregator. Geographic based feeds: Images, blogs, Mp3, Flickr. Subsection includes feed of events.

Organized by participants on the playa. Categories by themes. Maps of the play include travel times, feed-links to the individual participants’ locations.

Provides emergency information. Includes rest-stop information and pictures. Location to water sources. Real time schedule updates with information.

Satellite delivered feeds. Event replays. Participants share cam-shots real-time.


XML Sport

Arena feeds


Attendees at arenas. Get allocated integration platform. Single-destination to share URIs. Send, share, and observe feeds as made: Images, blogs, text, and audio.

Useful for arena-audience interaction. Complements current licensing. Arena owns the content. Part of ticketing and subscription terms. Well disclosed both on ticketing and before gaining access to the aggregator.

Content repackaged for studios, networks, and local media as part of a suite for non-arena audience to interact with the event. Allows real-time interface between home cable viewers and arena audience.

Terms include derivative works for later rebroadcast and subsequent inclusion in event documentaries, film, and other independent media.

Local area establishments showcased for post-event meetings.


XML Sponsor

Product focused aggregator


Event preparation and promotion tool. Sponsor-supported aggregator. Features sponsored-products and services, cross-promotional opportunity.

Product-focused aggregator available. Includes discussions, BBS, events, blogs, participant information, and radio-cable feeds.

Product related feeds. Platform tailored to event. Simple templates allow public relations firm to quickly tailor aggregator to new content or sponsor.

More than Feed URIs. Platform to share feeds as created, used, and updated. Offers transcripts and replays.


XML Meal Time

Scheduled-event focused aggregator


Worldwide participants share culinary event. Share recipes, cooking tips, cultural background. Live blogging, table settings, and conversation.

Images, audio and blogged feeds quickly aggregated into platform. Pre-loaded feeds include archives, search results, and historical information.

Feed integration tools show how actual practices and events compare to customs. Window A shows the historical practices; Window B displays in custom templates screen shots, sample blog comments, images of the culture.

Useful in education. Provides relevant examples of history in practice. XML tool to share common experiences. User-driven content.

Aggregator open to all. User can tailor settings, folders, priorities, and file plan. Users either develop their own templates, or tap into existing templates and choose from best practices or preferred settings.


XML Delay

Seamless client notification


Reschedules appointments when travel plans delayed. Reviews unfolding time delays in rail and airway lines. Reschedules appointments. Sends alerts to other parties. Adjusts schedule. Maintains high priority items. Shifts lower-priority engagements.

Reconfirms late arrival at rental car, airline, or hotel. Makes appropriate adjustments. Premium travel prices make the travel arrangements seamless. Sends confirming information with validated bar code. Backed by issuing corporation. Admissible.


XML House Hunt

Efficient buyer tool


User selects price range and variables. Feed displays travel route. Efficient travel: Time, distance, and fuel. Includes recommended stop times to rest.

Identifies new listings along the travel route. Points to blogs of interest featuring details of the property, local area, and community comments. Users get a feel of their electronic neighbors.


XML Gas Hunter

Low price finder


Aggregates credit card data on fuel purchases. Provides data to end-user. Map displays distance-time-cost tradeoffs.

Connects web cam feed to monitor queue. Helpful in making advance fuel purchases. Identifies trends and expected bottlenecks in expected travel.


XML Vendor

Cashless product purchases


Users prepay for item. Issued ticket. Approach vending machine. Code scanned. Product issued. No cash required. Reduces time and cost to recover vending machine change.

Users provide information on location of item, price, and availability. Can charge costs to personal account. Vending machine reserves pre-selected time.

If item not purchased, charges deleted. Users can e-mail code to concierge for direct pick-up and immediate delivery.

Useful to replace bus tokens, newspapers coins. Lack of cash reduces chance of subway robberies.

Food vending machines display the age of the product, temperatures of the machine, and number of items. Pre-payment will secure the item. Other customers who arrive to purchase last item unable to purchase. Item reserved for XML Vendor customers.


XML Phone Charge

Portable device as credit card


User places device in front of scanner. Code on screen scanned. Information downloaded. Charged against user minutes. Useful for buses and quick stops at fuel pump. Pre-pay on cell phone ensures charges covered.


XML Referral

Legal issue evaluation tool


Client-centered platform. Identifies practice area. Collects feed information from firms’ caselaw results. Tool useful to evaluate both client, potential law firm, and opposing counsel.

Identifies attorney strengths and risk areas. Evaluates opposing party position, merits, and defenses.

Tradeoff analysis on litigation costs, probability of success on merits. Compares facts to jury instructions and elements. Identifies costs minimum settlement amounts.

Helps client manage case and firm. Intended for real-time analysis as the event unfolds. Helps reduce time spent analyzing facts, caselaw, and situation. Increases efficiency.


XML Concierge

Integrates schedules and social engagements


Schedules restauraunt. Ensures wardrobe cleaned in advance. Schedule integration between all parties. Lead-time purchase for tailor, fuel, gifts. Reservations confirmed. Delays and rescheduling coordinated.

Allow menu preview and selection. Ensures availability of chosen goods. Premium service ensures desired chef available.


XML Livestock

Environmental compliance tool


Estimates waste generated. Identifies level of base-chemical needed to neutralize waste. Feeds from around industrial plant forward compliance data.

Feed hunter finds options. Places buy-sell orders on options to lock in favorable prices. SIPC compliance.

Tool estimates cost-benefits of installing soft-cement with running water to wash away waste. Avoids pooling.

Remote detectors included. Map shows where effort needed to maintain operations within tolerances.

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XML Feed Splice

Custom management reports


This takes a blog feed, rearranges content on basis of priority, management interest or other user-defined file plans. Summarizes data. Identifies holes. Automatically creates feed-search to fill holes.

Management summary report. Expedited. Applies your organization’s formatting standards to an incoming feed.


XML Document Content

Parameter extractor


Takes a single document. Creates a search string out of key information and parameters: Names, dates, concepts, identifying information, meetings, contract terms, travel plans.

Automated feed hunt. Links to the document. Creates multi feeds. Saves time by displaying summary document alongside original document; and targeted feeds.

Does the digging for your. Results reported in orderly format, color-coded folders. Buttons allow folders to be expanded into full reports, with one-step forwarding, or injection into either a custom feed or your own. Used in both internal and external feed groups.


XML Submit

Selective feed placement


Choose which aggregator, event your content will be directed. A blog with varied backgrounds and topics can channel information to a specific event or sponsor without related content cluttering up the feed.

Screens out unrelated content. No need to establish a new blog. Focused feeds. Flags your content based on events, tags, and sponsor.


XML Thesaurus

Simplifying search routines


Feed hunter does work for you. No need to type in all tags, words, or similar phrases.

Tool allows users to refine search-analogies based on technical field or industry-specific terms. Ex: Type in “spam” and get similar content hits related to: Luncheon meat, sandwich filler and holiday cold cuts. Results correct for cooking, yet incorrect for technology and information architecture.

No need for users to work with long search streams, quotes, or NAND terms. Plain language searches. No need to know complex library search commands.

Simply click on search tool, select from suite of search options, and tools automatically structures searches with those objectives in mind.

Easy tic-boxes permit refined searches. Option to ignore terms. Aggregates results into industry-related areas. Permits easy-ignore to block out correct, but not useful terms.


XML Custom Aggregator

Tailoring your platform


User defines aggregator skins, layout and platform architecture. Contained in a single package. Crate tone, feel users want for personal, organization, or commercial service-support.

Can be shared, distributed, integrated with other user-choices. Allow other aggregators to embrace options and adjust.


XML Aggregator-Creator

Business development tool


Tool provides a structure to advise corporate sponsor how to tailor an event-aggregator to target audience. Includes simple templates; sample feeds; pre-loaded feeds; case studies; lessons learned.

Walks client through steps to create, launch, and support a sponsored-aggregator. Ideal for launching event- or product-related aggregators. Self-paced. Self-contained.


XML Tag Aggregator

Custom tool for custom tags


Hunts down target tags. Provides custom layout. Feed Hunter creates feeds out of tags. Looks for similar content.

Integrates with Feed Hunter, XML Thesaurus, and other aggregator platforms. Cross-user sharing of reports. Final reports tailored to user-defined parameters.


XML Aggregator-Blog

Leveraging platforms


Combines both ends of the pipeline: Content creation and content organization. User-tool to both produce content and mange feeds from other even-participants.

Integrates with feed publishing tools, and feed scheduling devices. Users can create feeds and content to in advance; adjust order; and then time publication to arrive at desired point on comment-curve.


XML Project Platform

Conversion interfaces


Takes any file, converts to XML. Injects file into common platform; compares information-standards to planned milestones. Dissimilar sources continue to use outdated software without problems.

Lowers program costs. Expedites information integration. Less time on data, more time on progress. Reduces time spent on evangelizing XML specifications.


XML Bug Analyzer

Project Queen Ant


Reviews product bugs. Identifies recurring trends. Looks for systemic problems. Identifies risks if management fails to change. Internal data mining.

Used for both internal improvement and competition analysis. Identifies likely efforts competition will take to exploit design-interface weaknesses. Early warning system.

Outlines plan to resolve issues. Uses feed hunter to identify similar efforts. Identifies lead-time to change ineffectual program manager. Identifies appropriateness of program termination.

Evaluates viability of continued VC funding. Alert signal for hedge fund managers and corporate board. Intended to ensure compliance with SEC Blue Ribbon Committee on Audit Committee Effectiveness.


XML Iceberg

Before the buzz


Identifies unusual changes in corporate manning. Extracts data form court subpoenas, evidence. Auto-feed hunt on identifying information in files.

Retroactive look at construction efforts. Identifies anecdotal trip reports, shipments, and cargo uploads. Compares results with public comments. Makes note of disappearance of key players.

Compares events to personnel presence, documents, and statements per PSRLA and SarBox.

Formulates hypothesis tests. Forecasts expected random location of next event. Creates composite map displaying movement of personnel, goods, and funds. Identifies key personnel in position of authority.

Uses simulation to compare reported data to actual feed extracts related to energy utilization, available capacity, and reported throughput.


XML Reconstruct

Operations continuity


Monitors departed former employee. Reviews notes with optical character recognition. Crates files and data, converts to custom feeds for search and cross-referencing and remote access.

Creates map of issues, changes, and risks. Visual patterns aggregated. Alternatives recommended to improve workflow. Identifies gaps in efforts, incorporates recommended changes into feed-schedule.

Recalculates schedule. Identifies valuable meetings based on content, points of contact, and attendees.


XML Location

Hospitality feeds


Location-based organization method. All feeds relating to that location aggregated.

Pre-loaded feeds: Current events, history, visitors, photos, sounds, audio-video, events, area schedules, weather, local attraction, traffic patterns, local area restraint prices.

Information summarized into a single schedule recommending travel time, stops, and meeting locations.

Timely content. More than links, value. Larger perspective of location. Audience observes and creates the news and history as events unfold.


XML Event

Cross flow analysis


Focal point for specific event. Central place to post, link to, share, and extract feeds.

Organized by local categories: Events, blogs, wikis, audio-video, language, people.

No preparation required. Available real-time as the event unfolds. Real-time feedback to adjustments and observations. User crated. On-line tool.

Allows easier post-event analysis: Write-ups, discussion, and data dissemination. Useful for scientific research involving solar eclipses.


XML Burning Man

Playa feeds


Event-related aggregator. Geographic based feeds: Images, blogs, Mp3, Flickr. Subsection includes feed of events.

Organized by participants on the playa. Categories by themes. Maps of the play include travel times, feed-links to the individual participants’ locations.

Provides emergency information. Includes rest-stop information and pictures. Location to water sources. Real time schedule updates with information.

Satellite delivered feeds. Event replays. Participants share cam-shots real-time.


XML Sport

Arena feeds


Attendees at arenas. Get allocated integration platform. Single-destination to share URIs. Send, share, and observe feeds as made: Images, blogs, text, and audio.

Useful for arena-audience interaction. Complements current licensing. Arena owns the content. Part of ticketing and subscription terms. Well disclosed both on ticketing and before gaining access to the aggregator.

Content repackaged for studios, networks, and local media as part of a suite for non-arena audience to interact with the event. Allows real-time interface between home cable viewers and arena audience.

Terms include derivative works for later rebroadcast and subsequent inclusion in event documentaries, film, and other independent media.

Local area establishments showcased for post-event meetings.


XML Sponsor

Product focused aggregator


Event preparation and promotion tool. Sponsor-supported aggregator. Features sponsored-products and services, cross-promotional opportunity.

Product-focused aggregator available. Includes discussions, BBS, events, blogs, participant information, and radio-cable feeds.

Product related feeds. Platform tailored to event. Simple templates allow public relations firm to quickly tailor aggregator to new content or sponsor.

More than Feed URIs. Platform to share feeds as created, used, and updated. Offers transcripts and replays.


XML Meal Time

Scheduled-event focused aggregator


Worldwide participants share culinary event. Share recipes, cooking tips, cultural background. Live blogging, table settings, and conversation.

Images, audio and blogged feeds quickly aggregated into platform. Pre-loaded feeds include archives, search results, and historical information.

Feed integration tools show how actual practices and events compare to customs. Window A shows the historical practices; Window B displays in custom templates screen shots, sample blog comments, images of the culture.

Useful in education. Provides relevant examples of history in practice. XML tool to share common experiences. User-driven content.

Aggregator open to all. User can tailor settings, folders, priorities, and file plan. Users either develop their own templates, or tap into existing templates and choose from best practices or preferred settings.


XML Delay

Seamless client notification


Reschedules appointments when travel plans delayed. Reviews unfolding time delays in rail and airway lines. Reschedules appointments. Sends alerts to other parties. Adjusts schedule. Maintains high priority items. Shifts lower-priority engagements.

Reconfirms late arrival at rental car, airline, or hotel. Makes appropriate adjustments. Premium travel prices make the travel arrangements seamless. Sends confirming information with validated bar code. Backed by issuing corporation. Admissible.


XML House Hunt

Efficient buyer tool


User selects price range and variables. Feed displays travel route. Efficient travel: Time, distance, and fuel. Includes recommended stop times to rest.

Identifies new listings along the travel route. Points to blogs of interest featuring details of the property, local area, and community comments. Users get a feel of their electronic neighbors.


XML Gas Hunter

Low price finder


Aggregates credit card data on fuel purchases. Provides data to end-user. Map displays distance-time-cost tradeoffs.

Connects web cam feed to monitor queue. Helpful in making advance fuel purchases. Identifies trends and expected bottlenecks in expected travel.


XML Vendor

Cashless product purchases


Users prepay for item. Issued ticket. Approach vending machine. Code scanned. Product issued. No cash required. Reduces time and cost to recover vending machine change.

Users provide information on location of item, price, and availability. Can charge costs to personal account. Vending machine reserves pre-selected time.

If item not purchased, charges deleted. Users can e-mail code to concierge for direct pick-up and immediate delivery.

Useful to replace bus tokens, newspapers coins. Lack of cash reduces chance of subway robberies.

Food vending machines display the age of the product, temperatures of the machine, and number of items. Pre-payment will secure the item. Other customers who arrive to purchase last item unable to purchase. Item reserved for XML Vendor customers.


XML Phone Charge

Portable device as credit card


User places device in front of scanner. Code on screen scanned. Information downloaded. Charged against user minutes. Useful for buses and quick stops at fuel pump. Pre-pay on cell phone ensures charges covered.


XML Referral

Legal issue evaluation tool


Client-centered platform. Identifies practice area. Collects feed information from firms’ caselaw results. Tool useful to evaluate both client, potential law firm, and opposing counsel.

Identifies attorney strengths and risk areas. Evaluates opposing party position, merits, and defenses.

Tradeoff analysis on litigation costs, probability of success on merits. Compares facts to jury instructions and elements. Identifies costs minimum settlement amounts.

Helps client manage case and firm. Intended for real-time analysis as the event unfolds. Helps reduce time spent analyzing facts, caselaw, and situation. Increases efficiency.


XML Concierge

Integrates schedules and social engagements


Schedules restauraunt. Ensures wardrobe cleaned in advance. Schedule integration between all parties. Lead-time purchase for tailor, fuel, gifts. Reservations confirmed. Delays and rescheduling coordinated.

Allow menu preview and selection. Ensures availability of chosen goods. Premium service ensures desired chef available.


XML Livestock

Environmental compliance tool


Estimates waste generated. Identifies level of base-chemical needed to neutralize waste. Feeds from around industrial plant forward compliance data.

Feed hunter finds options. Places buy-sell orders on options to lock in favorable prices. SIPC compliance.

Tool estimates cost-benefits of installing soft-cement with running water to wash away waste. Avoids pooling.

Remote detectors included. Map shows where effort needed to maintain operations within tolerances.
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