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US-8,904,209 Estimating and managing power consumption of computing devices using power models
Power consumption of computing devices are monitored with performance counters and used to generate a power model for each computing device. The power models...
US-8,904,191 Multiple content protection systems in a file
Supporting a plurality of content protection systems in a single container file. The protection systems share an encryption method which is accessible from a...
US-8,904,149 Parallelization of online learning algorithms
Methods, systems, and media are provided for a dynamic batch strategy utilized in parallelization of online learning algorithms. The dynamic batch strategy...
US-8,904,138 Global distributed memory reshape operations on range-partitioned arrays
Embodiments are directed to reshaping a partitioned data array. In an embodiment, a computer system identifies a block length parameter that describes the...
US-8,904,067 Adaptive multi-threaded buffer
An adaptive multi-thread buffer supports multiple writer process and reader processes simultaneously without blocking. Writer processes are assigned a reserved...
US-8,904,048 Bidi extension for connected devices
Bidirectional (bidi) extension techniques for USB and/or other similar busses/connections are described in which an interface is provided to enable...
US-8,904,008 Assignment of resources in virtual machine pools
Systems and methods are provided for assigning and associating resources in a cloud computing environment. Virtual machines in the cloud computing environment...
US-8,903,984 Flexible logging, such as for a web server
A flexible logging system is described herein that operates with a web server to provide activity logging in a way that is customizable to include a variety of...
US-8,903,969 Central service control
Central service control may be provided. First, a control message from one of a plurality of framework applications may be inserted into a database. In response...
US-8,903,929 Forgotten attachment detection
A user is writing an email or other message. A text processing layer prepares the message for analysis and performs some initial analysis and preparation such...
US-8,903,925 Scheduled messages in a scalable messaging system
Techniques are provided for scheduled and non-scheduled delivery of messages. A message directed to at least one consumer is received at a message entity. The...
US-8,903,914 Selecting user accounts in social network to answer question
Messages generated by user accounts in a social networking application over a period of time are processed to determine the subjects and topic associated with...
US-8,903,884 Multi-tenant services gateway
A system and method for providing services to multiple tenants. A system provides a gateway that acts as an intermediary between the tenants and multiple...
US-8,903,849 Cross-platform data preservation
Embodiments are directed to determining in an email data store which of a plurality of email mailboxes is searchable, to searching multiple mailboxes in an...
US-8,903,842 Metadata driven reporting and editing of databases
Embodiments described herein are directed to providing enhanced database editing and reporting capabilities. Embodiments include a computer system receiving a...
US-8,903,806 Matching queries to data operations using query templates
Systems and methods are described herein that can implemented by a middle tier of a multi-tier data retrieval system to select data operation(s) that correspond...
US-8,903,798 Real-time annotation and enrichment of captured video
An annotation suggestion platform may comprise a client and a server, where the client captures a media object and sends the captured object to the server, and...
US-8,903,794 Generating and presenting lateral concepts
Systems, methods, and computer-storage media for generating lateral concepts are provided. The system includes a search engine to receive user queries, a...
US-8,903,782 Application instance and query stores
An instance persistence command for an update to a state of an instance of an application can be issued. In response to the persistence command, a transaction...
US-8,903,774 Techniques for leveraging replication to provide rolling point in time backup with simplified restoration...
Techniques to leverage replication to provide rolling point in time backup are described. Some embodiments are directed to techniques to provide rolling point...
US-8,903,747 Isolating changes in dynamic systems
A software optimization system isolates an effect of a change in a control variable from effects of ongoing, unknown changes in other variables. The system...
US-8,903,708 Analyzing restaurant menus in view of consumer preferences
A system and method are described for analyzing a menu. In one embodiment, a mobile device can obtain a digital version of a restaurant menu. A list of food...
US-8,903,705 Application compatibility shims for minimal client computers
This document describes techniques for allowing a computing device that provides a minimal execution environment to execute legacy applications that rely on...
US-8,903,517 Computer device and an apparatus having sensors configured for measuring spatial information indicative of a...
Sensor fusion algorithm techniques are described. In one or more embodiments, behaviors of a host device and accessory devices are controlled based upon an...
US-8,903,430 Location based object tracking
A user of a mobile device is able to display information about objects in the surrounding environment and to optionally interact with those objects. The...
US-8,903,381 Inter-controller roam management and prediction for voice communications
A mobile device roaming architecture for use with a mobile device, such as a cellular phone, roaming a WiFi network. In instances where the mobile device...
US-8,903,305 Adaptive clicker technique
An adaptive clicker technique is described that provides a standardized polling control and a registration system to support mixed types of clickers and...
US-8,903,167 Synthesizing training samples for object recognition
An enhanced training sample set containing new synthesized training images that are artificially generated from an original training sample set is provided to...
US-8,903,166 Content-aware ranking for visual search
This document describes techniques that utilize a learning method to generate a ranking model for use in image search systems. The techniques leverage textual...
US-8,903,058 Conveying call subject matter with voice data
Embodiments are configured to provide information associated with a communication event to a communication party. In an embodiment, components of a...
US-8,903,057 Offline voicemail
A method for accessing offline voicemail messages within a mobile messaging application may be provided. First, a voice mail message may be received and the...
US-8,903,055 Out of office message improvements
Embodiments of the present invention relate to set of improvements to the out of office assistant that send out of office messages to senders of messages while...
US-8,902,743 Distributed and scalable network address translation
A method of enabling an electronic privately addressable source to be publicly addressable starts at a receiver where an electronic message is received. It is...
US-8,902,363 Clear rectangle processing
High definition media content processing techniques are described in which enhanced media content rendering techniques may be performed to output high...
US-8,902,255 Mobile platform for augmented reality
A mobile image processing manager may include an image data receiving engine configured to obtain a first set of three-dimensional (3-D) image data associated...
US-8,902,181 Multi-touch-movement gestures for tablet computing devices
Functionality is described herein for detecting and responding to gestures performed by a user using a computing device, such as, but not limited to, a tablet...
US-D718,781 Display screen with animated graphical user interface
US-8,590,021 Passive security enforcement
Technology is described for enabling passive enforcement of security at computing systems. A component of a computing system can passively authenticate or...
US-8,590,012 Network access control based on program state
A gateway controls access to a region of a network by either granting or denying a client machine access to the network region based on whether a particular...
US-8,590,003 Controlling access to resources by hosted entities
Controlling resource access by entities hosted by an execution extension environment via entity identifiers associated with the resources or with the execution...
US-8,589,991 Direct connection with side channel control
A wireless computer that pairs with a remote audio-video presentation device, such as a television. As a result of the pairing, a communication channel is...
US-8,589,925 Techniques for switching threads within routines
Various technologies and techniques are disclosed for switching threads within routines. A controller routine receives a request from an originating routine to...
US-8,589,888 Demand-driven analysis of pointers for software program analysis and debugging
A "Demand-Driven Pointer Analyzer" (DDPA) provides a "demand-driven" field-sensitive pointer analysis process. This process rapidly and accurately identifies...
US-8,589,885 Debugger launch and attach on compute clusters
Launching a debugging process. A method includes at a compute node on a cluster private network, receiving a debug job via a scheduler of a head node from a...
US-8,589,878 Heuristics for determining source code ownership
Various technologies and techniques are disclosed for using heuristics to determine source code ownership. A request is received to identify at least one owner...
US-8,589,874 Visual interface to represent scripted behaviors
Systems and methods for visually representing scripted behaviors are provided. A system is disclosed that includes an authoring program executable on a...
US-8,589,867 Compiler-generated invocation stubs for data parallel programming model
Described herein are techniques for generating invocation stubs for a data parallel programming model so that a data parallel program written in a...
US-8,589,862 Application loading
Extensions or additional software programs that are requested by a computer application running on an application platform are handled in an efficient manner...
US-8,589,815 Control of timing for animations in dynamic icons
Dynamic icons are described that can employ animations, such as visual effects, audio, and other content that change with time. If multiple animations are...
US-8,589,791 Automatically generating a glossary of terms for a given document or group of documents
Automatically generating a glossary of terms for a given document or group of documents is provided. A single document or a group of documents associated with a...
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