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US-8,296,366 Efficient routing of real-time multimedia information
A system for efficient routing of real-time multimedia information is provided. The system efficiently routes messages containing real-time multimedia...
US-8,296,356 Rating based on relationship
People often trust ratings provided by those with whom they have an existing relationship more than they would trust ratings provided by strangers. A system...
US-8,296,354 Flexibly transferring typed application data
The present invention extends to using Simple Object Access Protocol ("SOAP") to exchange typed objects, such as, for example, parameters for invoking methods....
US-8,296,339 Disk image optimization
Incremental optimizations and modifications to a disk image can be made after the initial generation of the disk image. In the case of video games, publishers...
US-8,296,331 Implementation of stream algebra over class instances
Creating and executing a distributed stream processing operator graph based on a query. The operator graph includes movable stream algebra operators for...
US-8,296,330 Hierarchical classification
The hierarchical approach may start at the bottom of the hierarchy. As it moves up the hierarchy, knowledge from children and cousins is used to classify items...
US-8,296,327 Short paths in web graphs with small query time
Short paths are found with a small query time in scale-free directed graphs using a two-phase process by which data structures comprising shortest path trees...
US-8,296,315 Earmarking media documents
A media object being played by a user may be marked by creating a mark object comprising the playback time when the mark was created. The time may be used to...
US-8,296,292 Internal ranking model representation schema
A markup language schema utilized to represent internal ranking models. In one implementation, the schema developed utilizes XML (extensible markup language)...
US-8,296,278 Identifying product issues using forum data
Product issues are identified through an analysis of forum data stored in a forum database. Forum threads are identified within the forum data and clustered...
US-8,296,276 Scope based indexing prioritization
Methods and systems provide a tool for prioritizing the ordering of outstanding indexing work in order to bring a particular portion of an indexing source up to...
US-8,296,267 Upgrade of highly available farm server groups
A machine manager controls the deployment and management of machines (physical and virtual) for an online service. Multi-tier server groups are arranged in...
US-8,296,194 Method, medium, and system for ranking dishes at eating establishments
Data-driven item value determinations for a user-interested topic are automatically generated and made available to a user for rendering effective, efficient...
US-8,296,178 Services using globally distributed infrastructure for secure content management
Secure content management is enabled as a cloud-based service through which security protection and policy enforcement may be implemented for both on-premise...
US-8,296,151 Compound gesture-speech commands
A multimedia entertainment system combines both gestures and voice commands to provide an enhanced control scheme. A user's body position or motion may be...
US-8,295,814 Message forwarding and retrieval with a single messaging service
Embodiments described herein generally relate to a method and system of integrating a user's voice mail onto a single voice messaging service, e.g., a Unified...
US-8,295,651 Coherent phrase model for efficient image near-duplicate retrieval
A coherent phrase model for near-duplicate image retrieval enforces coherency across multiple descriptors for every local region. Two types of visual phrase...
US-8,295,589 Spatially registering user photographs
Photographs of an object may be oriented with respect to both the geographic location and orientation of the object by registering a 3D model derived from a...
US-8,295,546 Pose tracking pipeline
A method of tracking a target includes receiving from a source an observed depth image of a scene including the target. Each pixel of the observed depth image...
US-8,295,475 Selective glitch detection, clock drift compensation, and anti-clipping in audio echo cancellation
The quality and robustness of audio echo cancellation is enhanced by selectively applying glitch recovery processes based on a quality measurement of the...
US-8,295,191 Endpoint report aggregation in unified communication systems
User quality of experience in a real time communication system is determined by analyzing endpoint performance metric reports correlated with performance...
US-8,295,189 Interference detection
A computing device configured for wireless communication may effectively control adaptation to channel conditions. The device may be configured to identify and...
US-8,294,767 Body scan
A depth image of a scene may be received, observed, or captured by a device. The depth image may then be analyzed to determine whether the depth image includes...
US-8,294,710 Extensible map with pluggable modes
An extensible map module allows facilitates development of new map styles and presentation elements. Projection and presentation functions are at least...
US-8,294,686 Unintentional touch rejection
A method for rejecting an unintentional palm touch is disclosed. In at least some embodiments, a touch is detected by a touch-sensitive surface associated with...
US-8,294,685 Recognizing multiple input point gestures
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for recognizing multiple input point gestures. A recognition module receives an...
US-8,292,740 Banning verbal communication to and from a selected party in a game playing system
Voice communication between players using one or more multiplayer game console is selectively controlled. A player may selectively block voice communications...
US-D669,499 Display screen with animated user icon
US-D669,498 Display screen with icon
US-D669,497 Display screen with animated graphical user interface
US-D669,495 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D669,494 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D669,493 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D669,492 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D669,491 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D669,490 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D669,489 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D669,488 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D669,487 Display screen with user interface
US-D669,486 Display screen with animated graphical user interface
US-8,291,503 Preloading modules for performance improvements
Described is a technology for preloading modules, such as modules that show clinical/medical data maintained at a service, so as to reduce a user's wait time to...
US-8,291,481 Sessionless redirection in terminal services
Embodiments described herein are directed to establishing a terminal services (TS) session between a TS server and the client without creating a temporary...
US-8,291,475 Secure cross-domain communication for web mashups
A secure cross-domain communication system and method for facilitating secure communication between a website having a web mashup and websites having content...
US-8,291,438 Printing for virtualized applications
Procedures for printing virtualized applications are discussed. In implementations, a spooler is associated with an established virtual environment including a...
US-8,291,433 Unified, configurable services stack for integration of enterprise applications
A system and method for generating application code and an external interface for a service class, in an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system is provided....
US-8,291,426 Memory allocators corresponding to processor resources
A memory allocator is provided for each processor resource in a process of a computer system. Each memory allocator includes a set of pages, a locally freed...
US-8,291,409 Updating virtual machine with patch on host that does not have network access
Each of a plurality of virtual machines (VMs) is stored in a halted form in a library for retrieval from the library and re-starting on a host. Each re-started...
US-8,291,381 Call stack parsing in multiple runtime environments
Where a process in a computing system comprises mixed code, having different sections of code managed by different runtimes, the call stack used to coordinate...
US-8,291,377 External configuration of processing content for script
Script is accessed and interpreted to identify an executable component. Processing context configuration files may then be used to identify an appropriate...
US-8,291,331 Partial updating of diagram display
A creation, editing, and display tool for complex diagrams may enable portions of the diagram to be updated without having to update the entire diagram. The...
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