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Tool-based testing for composited systems
Tool-based testing of composited systems indirectly tests properties of a dynamic linked library for a desktop compositor such as DWMCore.dll via an algebraic...
Integrating diagnostic information in development environment
Aspects of the subject matter described herein relate to assisting software development. In aspects, a software development environment may display code and...
Capturing telemetry data by dynamic language engine
At least one embodiment described herein relates to the selective capturing of script code stacks associated with exceptions thrown by script code. For...
Data collisions in concurrent programs
Described are techniques for detecting data collisions between a first portion and a second portion of an application executing on a computer, the first portion...
Prediction and isolation of patterns across datasets
Various embodiments pertain to techniques for predicting and isolating patterns or trends across datasets. In various embodiments, one or more Q-entities are...
Relating web page change with revisitation patterns
Web page change may be related to revisitation patterns to support web interaction. In an example embodiment, a method involves analyzing change and...
Per-document index for semantic searching
Methods, computer systems, and computer-storage medium for generating a per-document index used for semantic searching is provided. A document is received and...
Data items manager
An items manager can request and receive data items from a data source via a data source adapter. The items manager can also maintain a list of data...
Textual search for numerical properties
A textual search index is used to identify data objects that have numerical properties that satisfy search queries. As described herein, a search index contains...
Parallel database backup and restore
Embodiments are directed to simultaneously backing up data from multiple locations to a single location and to restoring data from a single location to multiple...
Aspects of the subject matter described herein relate database virtualization. In aspects, clusters of database servers may be located at various locations of...
Techniques to automatically manage file descriptors
Techniques to automatically manage file descriptors are described. An apparatus may comprise a processor circuit and a file descriptor application operative on...
Content-based isolation for computing device security
The subject disclosure is directed towards securing a computing device using content-based isolation. When the computing device requests content data having...
N-gram model smoothing with independently controllable parameters
Described is a technology by which a probability is estimated for a token in a sequence of tokens based upon a number of zero or more times (actual counts) that...
Selective generation and display of data items associated with a
A system and method for creating a report in a spreadsheet is disclosed. The system and method identifies a source of data items associated with the...
Application of comments in multiple application functionality content
Application of comments to a variety of application functionality content is provided. Comments may be entered and displayed in a comments user interface...
Iteratively calculating standard deviation for streamed data
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for iteratively calculating standard deviation for streamed data. Embodiments...
Dynamic web application notifications including task bar overlays
Various embodiments receive, at a client device, selection of a website integration feature and initiate, on behalf of an associated website, a web application...
Techniques for load balancing GPU enabled virtual machines
Exemplary techniques for balancing 3D graphical processor unit use among virtual machines are herein disclosed. In an exemplary embodiment, a virtualization...
Creating and deploying service-ready virtual hard disks
A cloud manager controls the deployment and management of machines for an online service. A build system creates deployment-ready virtual hard disks (VHDs) that...
Compute cluster with balanced resources
A scheduler for a compute cluster that allocates computing resources to jobs to achieve a balanced distribution. The balanced distribution maximizes the number...
Application tune manifests and tune state recovery
In accordance with one or more aspects, a request to run an application is received. The application has an associated tune manifest that identifies one or more...
Aspects of the subject matter described herein relate to designer extensibility. In aspects, a designer package is registered. The designer package includes a...
Business intelligence document
A business intelligence (BI) document preserves references to identities and formats of remote data sources and allows a local computing device to offload...
Portable device and mobile phone with double hinge torsion bar
In embodiments of a double hinge torsion bar, a portable device includes a first housing integrated with a display device, and a second housing movably coupled...
Presenting devices as applications
One or more management components mediate a bi-directional interaction between applications. The components mediate interaction between a first application such...
Buffer pool extension for database server
Aspects of the subject matter described herein relate to a buffer pool for a database system. In aspects, secondary memory such as solid state storage is used...
Pooled partition layout and representation
A set of storage devices may interoperate to share a pool of storage space, such as in a Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks (RAID) scheme. However, the...
Isolation of virtual machine I/O in multi-disk hosts
Embodiments of the present invention relate to systems, methods, and computer storage media for concurrently maintaining a spanned virtual hard drive across two...
Multi-threaded conditional processing of user interactions for gesture
processing using rendering thread or...
Embodiments isolate gesture processing for improved user interactivity with content. A first thread detects user interaction with a document via a touch sensor...
3D user interface for application entities
Embodiments relate to three-dimensional user interfaces for managing and accessing applications. Applications are stored on storage of a device. A user...
Graphical user interface with customized navigation
The present application relates to a multi-dimensional icon that includes a plurality of panels linked together in a user-configurable structure. Based on user...
Input device with forward/backward control
In a computer system having a display and a keyboard, a computer readable medium includes instructions for invoking a message hook procedure based on a mouse...
Computer mouse sleeve
A flexible sleeve includes a first flexible sheet of a first hardness. The first flexible sheet has a first perimeter including a first lip edge and a first...
Interacting with a computer based application
A computing system runs an application (e.g., video game) that interacts with one or more actively engaged users. One or more physical properties of a group are...
Nomadic security device with patrol alerts
There is provided a device such as a robot that includes a processor and a number of sensors. Each of the sensors provides respective sensor data to the...
Localized weather prediction through utilization of cameras
Described herein are various technologies pertaining to predicting an amount of electrical power that is to be generated by a power system at a future point in...
Push personalization of interface controls
A computing system is configured to receive one or more depth images, from the depth camera, of a world space scene including a human target. The computing...
Display screen with icon
Display screen with graphical user interface
Display screen with graphical user interface
Input device for an electronic tablet
System, method and device for call policy enforcement and routing based on
Call policy enforcement and routing is based on user location. A plurality of endpoints is provided for receiving and making calls. Each of the plurality of...
Owner privacy in a shared mobile device
Systems and methods that regulate range of access to personal information of a mobile unit's owner. The access control component can designate granularity for...
Multi-device capture and spatial browsing of conferences
Multi-device capture and spatial browsing of conferences is described. In one implementation, a system detects cameras and microphones, such as the webcams on...
Video and audio tagging for active speaker detection
A videoconferencing system is described that is configured to select an active speaker while avoiding erroneously selecting a microphone or camera that is...
User-based authentication for realtime communications
Architecture for a communications system enabling a user to provision a telephone at a new location without network administrative pre-configuring. An input...
Method and system for managing changes to a contact database
Described is a system and method for updating a contact and adding a new contact from a call log in a communications device. The system includes a contact...
Outbound IP address reputation control and repair
Embodiments provide IP address partitioning features that can be used to source outbound email communications, but the embodiments are not so limited. In an...
Identifying application reputation based on resource accesses
Malware detection is often based on monitoring a local application binary and/or process, such as detecting patterns of malicious code, unusual local resource...