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US-8,990,399 Resource sharing in multi-principal browser
Resource sharing in a multi-principal browser includes managing a resource for a web entity by determining how to divide the resource for sharing among two or...
US-8,990,391 Computer system events interface
An events interface is described, and the events interface includes event sequences that indicate software application events that occur in relation to each...
US-8,990,376 Managing server membership
Example apparatus and methods manage membership in a collection of servers participating in providing a service. An example device may provide a user interface...
US-8,990,362 Virtual machine provisioning engine
Embodiments described herein extend to methods, systems, and computer program products for setting up, configuring, and customizing one or more virtual...
US-8,990,313 Download of current portions of email messages
In general, this disclosure describes techniques of enabling devices to download only current portions of email messages without downloading historical portions...
US-8,990,305 Techniques for virtual conferencing servers
Techniques for virtual conferencing servers are described. An apparatus may comprise a conferencing server to manage a conference call with multiple client...
US-8,990,295 Batching notifications to optimize for battery life
In one embodiment, a notification server 110 may batch together notifications to reduce power consumption. A notification server 110 may receive a power...
US-8,990,253 Media device presence management
A media player may be adapted to manage presence information distribution and access to facilitate media communication between compatible devices. Devices...
US-8,990,242 Enhanced query suggestions in autosuggest with corresponding relevant data
Methods and computer-storage media having computer-executable instructions embodied thereon that facilitate determining enhanced query suggestions are provided....
US-8,990,216 Scalable index build techniques for column stores
Architecture that includes an index creation algorithm that utilizes available resources and dynamically adjusts to successfully scale with increased resources...
US-8,990,183 Deep application crawling
The deep application crawling technique described herein crawls one or more applications, commonly referred to as "apps", in order to extract information inside...
US-8,990,176 Managing a search index
Concepts and technologies are described herein for managing a search index. In accordance with the concepts and technologies disclosed herein, a search index...
US-8,990,171 Optimization of a partially deduplicated file
The subject disclosure is directed towards transforming a file having at least one undeduplicated portion into a fully deduplicated file. For each of the at...
US-8,990,167 Multi-faceted metadata storage
A system and method for storing and providing metadata. Metadata may be retrieved from multiple sources. The metadata is stored in facets in a repository and...
US-8,990,160 Managing data with backup server indexing
Indexing functionality can be shifted to one or more backup servers in a backup system. In one implementation, a backup server can receive one or more data...
US-8,990,150 Collaborative authoring
A collaborative authoring application provides an authoring environment in which two or more users can edit a document concurrently. Each user edits a copy of...
US-8,990,147 Defining sub-cube scope based upon a query
Technologies are described herein for defining the scope of a sub-cube based upon a database query. A request is received to perform a query of a...
US-8,990,140 Transforming data into consumable content
Concepts and technologies are described herein for transforming data into consumable content. In accordance with the concepts and technologies disclosed herein,...
US-8,990,124 Assessing quality of user reviews
User generated reviews and scores associated with the reviews may be used to train a review scoring model with textual features of the reviews. The review...
US-8,990,088 Tool and framework for creating consistent normalization maps and grammars
A runtime framework and authoring tool are provided for enabling linguistic experts to author text normalization maps and grammar libraries without requiring...
US-8,990,080 Techniques to normalize names efficiently for name-based speech recognition grammars
Techniques to normalize names for name-based speech recognition grammars are described. Some embodiments are particularly directed to techniques to normalize...
US-8,990,071 Telephony service interaction management
A method for managing an interaction of a calling party to a communication partner is provided. The method includes automatically determining if the...
US-8,990,066 Resolving out-of-vocabulary words during machine translation
Some implementations provide techniques and arrangements to perform automated translation from a source language to a target language. For example, an...
US-8,990,065 Automatic story summarization from clustered messages
A set of stories may be related in a set of messages (e.g., news articles, weblog posts, or messages exchanged in a social network). Presented herein are...
US-8,990,011 Determining user device's starting location
A user device is equipped with one or more sensors that collect data relating to a movement of a user having the user device. An estimated area within which a...
US-8,989,706 Automated secure pairing for wireless devices
Systems, methods, and/or techniques ("tools") are described herein that relate to automated secure pairing for devices, and that relate to parallel downloads of...
US-8,989,535 Multiple waveguide imaging structure
In embodiments of a multiple waveguide imaging structure, an imaging structure includes a first waveguide for see-through viewing of an environment at a first...
US-8,989,437 Salient object detection by composition
A computing device configured to determine, for each of a plurality of locations in an image, a saliency measure based at least on a cost of composing parts of...
US-8,989,371 Community telephony brokerage system and techniques
A community telephony brokerage system ("CTBS") and techniques for facilitating telephony communications (including but not limited to text messages, audible...
US-8,989,356 Notifying network contacts of inquiries
A method, computer-readable medium, and user interface for displaying an inquiry indication related to an inquiring user's inquiry are described. An inquiring...
US-8,989,286 Mapping a transmission stream in a virtual baseband to a physical baseband with equalization
Embodiments include processes, systems, and devices for reshaping virtual baseband signals for transmission on non-contiguous and variable portions of a...
US-8,989,183 Virtual machine multicast/broadcast in virtual network
The performance of multicast and/or broadcasting between virtual machines over a virtual network. A source hypervisor accesses a network message originated from...
US-8,988,763 Predictive electrophoretic display
A predictive electrophoretic display is described. An electrophoretic display may include charged particles, a portion of which are designated as electronic...
US-8,988,661 Method and system to maximize space-time resolution in a time-of-flight (TOF) system
Phase-based TOF systems operate with reduced depth error due to motion blur, and/or spatial blur, and/or pixel offset by intelligently determining how best to...
US-8,988,508 Wide angle field of view active illumination imaging system
An embodiment of the invention provides an active illumination imaging system comprising a first camera and a second camera, each having an optical axis and a...
US-8,988,485 Dynamic wireless configuration for video conference environments
Systems, methods, and software for facilitating wireless conference environments are disclosed. In an implementation, a media system obtains environment...
US-8,988,474 Wide field-of-view virtual image projector
This document describes techniques and apparatuses for implementing a wide field-of-view virtual image projector. A wide field-of-view virtual image projector...
US-8,988,467 Touchscreen selection visual feedback
Various embodiments are described for systems and methods for providing visual feedback indicating a touch selection of an element on a touch-sensitive display....
US-8,988,463 Sympathetic optic adaptation for see-through display
A method for overlaying first and second images in a common focal plane of a viewer comprises forming the first image and guiding the first and second images...
US-8,988,437 Chaining animations
In applications that display a representation of a user, it may be reasonable to insert a pre-canned animation rather than animating a user's captured motion....
US-8,988,432 Systems and methods for processing an image for target tracking
An image such as a depth image of a scene may be received, observed, or captured by a device. The image may then be processed. For example, the image may be...
US-8,988,398 Multi-touch input device with orientation sensing
A multi-touch orientation sensing input device may enhance task performance efficiency. The multi-touch orientation sensing input device may include a device...
US-8,988,377 Searching at a user device
Method, computer program product and user device for searching implemented at the user device, wherein an input is received from a user via a touch screen of...
US-8,988,345 Adaptive event recognition
A system and related methods for adaptive event recognition are provided. In one example, a selected sensor of a head-mounted display device is operated at a...
US-8,988,344 User interface navigation
Embodiments that relate to navigating a hierarchy of visual elements are disclosed. In one embodiment a method includes presenting one or more visual elements...
US-8,988,087 Touchscreen testing
Touchscreen testing techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a conductor is placed proximal to a touchscreen device and the touchscreen device...
US-8,986,124 Extended and editable gamer profile
A user profile for an online gaming service is created. The user profile contains user gaming information received from a first location. The user profile is...
US-8,986,120 Companion object customization
An entertainment system includes an object tracking camera, a logic subsystem operatively connected to the object tracking camera, and a data holding subsystem...
US-8,985,803 Freeform-prism eyepiece with illumination waveguide
An imaging panel includes a light source, a reflective image-forming array, and a freeform-prism eyepiece. The light source includes a light emitter and a...
US-8,985,455 Active tag codes
Embodiments are disclosed herein that relate to the use of active tag codes that change as a function of time to incorporate a greater amount of data into the...
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