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Extending a development environment
Concepts and technologies are described herein for extending the behavior of a software development tool. An extension can be accessed and consumed by a...
Automatically redirecting method calls for unit testing
A unit testing system allows testing of multiple types of method calls using an unmodified software application module. The system dynamically copies byte code...
Code coverage detection with scriptable language unmodified source
Code coverage detection for interpreted scriptable programming languages avoids source code modification. Each program element of the script is performed by (a)...
User augmented reverse engineering
Disclosed herein is user augmented reverse engineering, where, in one embodiment, during the generation of a graphical representation of a codebase, database,...
Dynamic update of modularized programs in a continuation-based runtime
A framework for aggregating updates for individual modules into an update for a containing module is disclosed. The containing module may be an entire program...
Protecting a virtual guest machine from attacks by an infected host
In a virtualization environment, a host machine on which a guest machine is operable is monitored to determine that it is healthy by being compliant with...
Window minimization trigger
A method and computer-storage media for minimizing application windows based on a triggering event are provided. Embodiments of the present invention include...
Sections of a presentation having user-definable properties
In general, this disclosure describes techniques that employ user-defined values of properties of sections of an electronic presentation. As described herein, a...
Adding video effects for video enabled applications
A streaming video interface component receives video frames from a streaming driver before the frames are received by a consuming application. The streaming...
Two-tier failover service for data disaster recovery
Technologies are described herein for providing a two-tier failover service. A request to access content by an application associated with an application...
Establishing historical usage-based hardware trust
Establishing trust according to historical usage of selected hardware involves providing a usage history for a selected client device; and extending trust to a...
Sanitization of packets
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media are disclosed for packet sanitization. A particular method intercepts a packet of a packet stream, where the...
Transaction-level health monitoring of online services
Embodiments are directed to verifying the accessibility and functionality of an online service and to scheduling the automatic execution of an online service....
Virtualization of groups of devices
A virtualization mechanism may create a virtual representation of a group of physical computers and the physical connections between the computers. The...
Service dependency discovery in enterprise networks
The claimed subject matter provides systems and/or techniques that identify service dependencies in enterprise networks. The system can include devices that,...
Smart data staging based on scheduling policy
Moving data to a remote system and performing computations at the remote system. A method includes receiving from one or more users a plurality jobs. The one or...
System and method for broadcasting data over a computer network
A system and method for broadcasting data in the form of instant messages over a computer network. The broadcast system 100 preferably includes a messaging...
Gathering and using awareness information
Systems, methods, and user interfaces for gathering and using awareness information with common awareness functionality accessible to multiple applications are...
Extensibility for web based diagram visualization
Extensible architecture and data flow in a web based diagram visualization service is accomplished by enabling a diagram update engine to launch custom data...
Deep cloning of objects using binary format
Techniques are described herein that are capable of deep cloning (a.k.a. deep copying) objects using a binary format. A deep clone of a designated object...
Enhancing a document with supplemental information from another document
The present technology is related to identifying, from within a corpus of documents, a subject (e.g., person, location, date, etc.) that is relevant to a topic...
Snippet extraction and ranking
Described herein is a technology that facilitates efficient automated mining of topic-related aspects of user-generated content based on automated analysis of...
Using reading levels in responding to requests
A request can be received and a request reading level representation for the request can be inferred. In response to the request, the request reading level...
Search model updates
Search model updates are described. In one or more implementations, a search service uses a model to rank items in a search result, the model formed using an...
Validating and enabling validation of package structures
This document describes tools capable of validating and enabling validation of a package's structure. To do so, constraint grammar is provided that is capable...
Locally editing a remotely stored image
One or more techniques and/or systems are disclosed for editing a remotely stored image. A user can browse to a site comprising the image, and a preview (e.g.,...
Policy processor for configuration management
A policy processor is described that may be used to implement a system for managing the configuration of assets in a distributed computing network, such as an...
Translating paralinguistic indicators
Paralinguistic indicators are translated at a paralinguistic translation server by receiving from a source a first set of data related to a first paralinguistic...
Density estimation and/or manifold learning
Density estimation and/or manifold learning are described, for example, for computer vision, medical image analysis, text document clustering. In various...
Context-aware interaction system using a semantic model
The subject disclosure is directed towards detecting symbolic activity within a given environment using a context-dependent grammar. In response to receiving...
Providing routes through information collection and retrieval
Providing directions from point A to point B may be treated as an information retrieval problem. In one example, actual routes that are traveled by people are...
Stored user selectable preferences for supporting data roaming in GPRS
A method and apparatus for supporting data connectivity with a roaming partner when a communication device is outside a service provider's range of coverage is...
Detecting and localizing multiple objects in images using probabilistic
An object detection system is disclosed herein. The object detection system allows detection of one or more objects of interest using a probabilistic model. The...
System for fast, probabilistic skeletal tracking
A system and method are disclosed for recognizing and tracking a user's skeletal joints with a NUI system. The system includes one or more experts for proposing...
Call-handling rules may be provided. A user interface may access a plurality of information associated with a user and provide functionality for creating a...
Multiview coding with geometry-based disparity prediction
Described herein is technology for, among other things, multiview coding with geometry-based disparity prediction. The geometry-based disparity prediction...
Scalable video coding and decoding with sample bit depth and chroma
high-pass residual layers
Techniques and tools are described for scalable video encoding and decoding. In some embodiments, an input frame is downsampled in terms of sample depth and...
Telemetry data routing
Among other things, one or more techniques and/or systems are provided for routing telemetry data to one or more receivers. That is, telemetry data, such as...
CMOS three-dimensional image sensor detectors having reduced inter-gate
capacitance, and enhanced modulation...
A CMOS detector with pairs of interdigitated elongated finger-like collection gates includes p+ implanted regions that create charge barrier regions that can...
Obtaining spatially varying bidirectional reflectance distribution
A system for reflectance acquisition of a target includes a light source, an image capture device, and a reflectance reference chart. The reflectance reference...
Subpixel compositing on transparent backgrounds
A method is presented for displaying a rendered image on an electronic computing device. The method comprises rendering a first image on the electronic...
Single page soft input panels for larger character sets
Embodiments of a soft input panel (SIP) for an electronic device are disclosed. The SIP can be configured for entering text in a non-English language that uses...
Computer vision-based multi-touch sensing using infrared lasers
The claimed subject matter provides a system and/or a method that facilitates detecting a plurality of inputs simultaneously. A laser component can be coupled...
Input location correction tables for input panels
One or more input location correction tables are used to compensate for interference introduced into input panels and generate a corrected location based on a...
Chassis slots accepting battery modules and other module types
A chassis includes a component interconnect board having multiple multi-function slots coupled thereto. Each of the multi-function slots is configured to accept...
Personal training with physical activity monitoring device
A physical activity monitoring device receives a workout regimen including a plurality of exercises. For each of the plurality of exercises, the physical...
Extending gameplay with physical activity monitoring device
A physical activity monitoring device receives an indication of one or more physical activities to be performed as an extension of a game being played on a game...
Display screen with icon set
Hosted network device user interface
A system and method of hosting a user interface of a network device are provided. A particular method includes receiving a request at a server to display a user...
Value provider subscriptions for sparsely populated data objects
A calling routine may identify portions of a data object that may be populated by other executable routines by creating a property requested event. An event may...