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Comparison shopping agent

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  1. To search the price of a particular item, a comparison-shopping agent would search multiple online stores based on the keyword the online shopper provides

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  2. Comparison-Shopping agents, also called shopbots, are Web software applications that can help online shoppers find lower price for commodities or services. Price comparison services was the earliest service a comparison-shopping agent provides

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  3. The keyword could be an ISBN number of a book or something like "iPod." The first widely recognized comparison-shopping agent was BargainFinder developed by then Andersen Consulting and its SmartStore center

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  4. - it is a an example of Semantic web - They rely on wrappers

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  5. extensive programming required - Wrappers need to be reprogrammed when an online store changes its outfit - Wrappers extract information based on textual analysis 1-Error-prone 2-Limited information extracted

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
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