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Method and system for hard handoff in HRPD
Various embodiments are described to assist in reducing handoff delays and the blackout period(s) associated with inter AN (access network) hard handoffs. The...
Providing ubiquitous wireless connectivity and a marketplace for
exchanging wireless connectivity using a...
Various implementations are described herein for using a connectivity exchange to provide ubiquitous wireless connectivity and a marketplace for exchanging...
Dynamically adjusting a data usage plan based on data usage statistics
Embodiments automatically adjust one or more terms of a data usage plan of a user to reduce network transfer costs for the user. Data usage statistics...
Global provisioning of millions of users with deployment units
Described herein is technology for, among other things, global provisioning of a service. The technology involves a provisioning server obtaining location...
Client-adjustable window size for connectionless transfer protocols
Described herein are various principles for operating transfer protocols using adaptive flow control techniques. In accordance with some of these principles, a...
Backbone network with policy driven routing
A source device obtains a data packet that includes both a destination address and a payload. The source device selects an exit point address of multiple exit...
Techniques to access messaging services for branch offices
Techniques to access messaging services for branch offices are described. In one embodiment, for example, an apparatus may include a network interface for a...
Enabling communication between source and target mail transfer agents
A system is provided for enabling a source MTA to communicate with a target MTA via an SMTP proxy using SMTP commands for transmitting email messages in a...
Virtualized data presentation in a carousel panel
Embodiments are directed to displaying data items in a carousel display panel and to efficiently presenting virtualized data in a carousel display panel. In one...
Non-destructive media presentation derivatives
The claimed subject matter relates to various architectures that can, inter alia, facilitate creation of a synch file as well as facilitate interpretation of...
Using event stream data to create a decision graph representing a race
participant where leaf nodes comprise...
A method of generating a decision graph from event stream data, wherein the event stream data includes a plurality of events, and each event includes an...
Distributed key encryption in servers
Architecture that stores specific passwords on behalf of users, and encrypts the passwords using encryption keys managed by a distributed key management system....
Modes for applications
Techniques for modes for applications are described. In one or more implementations, multiple operational modes are provided for an application. The operational...
Provisioning managed devices with states of arbitrary type
Described is a technology by which a target machine (managed device) is provisioned with arbitrary states for subsequent communication with a central authority,...
State capture after execution in dependent sequences
The execution of a dynamic code segment sequence that includes at least two code segments in sequence. The first code segment is first executed and the...
Remapping debuggable code
User script code that has been developed for execution in a host application can be remapped to debuggable script code, based on explicit debugging gestures,...
Rendering hardware accelerated graphics in a web application
The subject disclosure is directed towards providing a web application with access to hardware accelerated graphics. A rendering format for a set of video...
Reporting language filtering and mapping to dimensional concepts
Architecture that translates a complex dimensional hierarchy (e.g., XBRL) into an understandable member picker which removes the complexities that the user...
Tag association with image regions
A computing device configured to determine that one or more regions of an image are associated with a tag of the image is described herein. The computing device...
Reliable, efficient peer-to-peer storage
An adaptive coding storage system that uses adaptive erasure resilient code (ERC) which changes the number of fragments used for encoding according to the size...
Techniques to manage universal file descriptor models for content files
Techniques to manage universal file descriptor models for content files are described. An apparatus may comprise a processor circuit and a file descriptor...
Efficient file management through granular opportunistic locking
Improved methods and systems for granular opportunistic locking mechanisms (oplocks) are provided for increasing file caching efficiency. Oplocks can be...
Mobile device power state
Techniques for mobile device power state are described. In one or more implementations, a mobile device includes a computing device that is flexibly coupled to...
Message service downtime
The description relates to addressing the downtime of a message service. One example can include determining that an error occurred during a message send...
Primitives for software transactional memory
Software transactional memory (STM) primitives are provided that allow the results of prior open calls to be used by subsequent open calls either as-is or...
Methods for supporting users with task continuity and completion across
devices and time
Concepts and technologies are described herein for providing task continuity and supporting task completion across devices and time. A task management...
Resource index identifying multiple resource instances and selecting most
appropriate UI resource instance...
A resource index on a computing device identifies multiple resource instances (e.g., multiple user interface (UI) resource instances) of multiple resource items...
Abstract syntax tree transformation
The transformation of an abstract syntax tree of a dynamic language program at evaluation time in a manner that is helpful for evaluating the program. For...
Power management of a mobile communications device
A user interface for power management of a mobile communications device is described. In an implementation, power consumption used in performance of a plurality...
Tile space user interface for mobile devices
Systems and methods for providing a user interface for mobile devices enable data and services available through the mobile device to be represented as a set of...
Hierarchically-organized control galleries
A computing system provides a graphical user interface having hierarchically-organized control galleries. The computing system displays the graphical user...
This document describes techniques and apparatuses for implementing a mood-actuated device. In various embodiments, indicators of an emotional state of a user...
Preserving privacy with digital identities
A privacy-preserving identity system is described herein that combines low disclosure tokens with an identity metasystem to allow proof of a user's identity and...
Contactless authentication of optical disk drives
An optical disc drive (ODD) includes a radio-frequency identification (RFID) reader. The reader includes a circuit and a coil antenna which has a rotational...
Aggregating the knowledge base of computer systems to proactively protect
a computer from malware
Techniques for aggregating a knowledge base of a plurality of security services or other event collection systems to protect a computer from malware are...
Content carried ratings based control
Example apparatus and methods concern selectively accepting or rejecting content based on ratings identifier information included in the content. Example...
State management of operating system and applications
A method and a processing device may be provided for state management of an operating system and applications. A framework may be provided for separating...
Asynchronous callback driven messaging request completion notification
Through an asynchronous callback enhancement, a thread makes a non-blocking request (e.g., send, receive, I/O) to a message passing interface library, and a...
Predictive software streaming
A software streaming platform may be implemented that predictively chooses units of a program to download based on the value of downloading the unit. In one...
Simultaneously targeting multiple homogeneous and heterogeneous runtime
A single software project in an integrated development environment (IDE) may be built for multiple target environments in a single build episode. Multiple...
Virtualizing embedded devices
A device virtualization system is described herein that separates common computer processing tasks of an embedded device from the application-specific...
Unified and extensible asynchronous and synchronous cancelation
A cancelation registry provides a cancelation interface whose implementation registers cancelable items such as synchronous operations, asynchronous operations,...
Visualization techniques for imprecise statement completion
When a user enters text into an application, the application can utilize an auto-complete feature to provide the user with estimations as to a complete term a...
Representation of overlapping visual entities
Various embodiments present a combined visual entity that represents overlapping visual entities. The combined visual entity can include a primary visualization...
Virtual machine trigger
A computing system includes a parent partition, child partitions, a hypervisor, shared memories each associated with one of the child partitions, and trigger...
Leveraging transactional memory hardware to accelerate virtualization and
Various technologies and techniques are disclosed for using transactional memory hardware to accelerate virtualization or emulation. State isolation can be...
Sliding-window multi-class striping
A sequence of storage devices of a data store may include one or more stripesets for storing data stripes of different lengths and of different types. Each data...
Interfaces for digital media processing
APIs discussed herein promote efficient and timely interoperability between hardware and software components within the media processing pipelines of media...
Driver interface functions to interface client function drivers
In embodiments of driver interface functions to interface client function drivers, a set of serial communication protocol driver interfaces are exposed by a...
Communication sessions among devices and interfaces with mixed
Users of various devices may participate in communication sessions, but only if the interfaces and components of such devices feature a minimum set of...