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Automated response to computer users context
Techniques are described for providing information about a current state that is modeled with multiple state attributes. In some situations the providing...
Selectively utilizing a plurality of disparate solid state storage
A method for selectively utilizing a plurality of disparate solid state storage locations is disclosed. The technology initially receives class types for a...
Guided content metadata tagging for an online content repository
A method for tagging content. The method includes receiving an initial metadata tag and associating the initial metadata tag with an object of an online...
Click chain model
Techniques are described for generating a statistical model from observed click chains. The model can be used to compute a probability that a document is...
Future data event prediction using a generative model
The prediction of future data events using a generative model is disclosed. One disclosed embodiment comprises a method of predicting a search engine switch, by...
Assisted management of bookmarked web pages
In a method of assisting in management of a collection of bookmarked web pages, browsing information is received. The browsing information is related to a...
Instant answers and integrated results of a browser
A method, system, and medium are provided for searching multiple search services in parallel and utilizing multiple search providers in a computer system....
Automated client sitemap generation
Methods and computer-storage media for automated generation of domain sitemap files are provided. A universal resource locator (URL) for a web site having a...
Source segmentation using Q-clustering
A system and method that facilitates and effectuates accurate source segmentation of multi-dimensional signals in a computationally efficient manner. By...
Predicting candidates using input scopes
Embodiments are configured to provide one or more candidates based in part on an input identifier associated with an input interface. In an embodiment, a system...
Advertising that is relevant to a person
A person is viewing a display. By evaluating tracked information about the person, the display and/or the content being viewed, a tracking system determines...
Work item tracking system for projects
A work item tracking system that provides for processing of more than one type of work item. Work item types may be defined using a data structure. Fields and...
Consolidating data source queries for multidimensional scorecards
Data retrieval from data sources associated with elements of a scorecard is optimized by combining the queries for the same data sources into a single query....
Facilitating multimodal interaction with grammar-based speech applications
Multimodal interaction with grammar-based speech applications may be facilitated with a device by presenting permissible phrases that are in-grammar based on...
Route planning with contingencies
A route planning system comprises a receiver component that receives a request for directions between two points. A route generator component outputs directions...
Auxiliary output device
Techniques are provided for notification regarding communications. An incoming communication for a user of a primary device is received. An auxiliary device is...
Interest point detection
An interest point detection technique is presented. More particularly, for each of possibly multiple image pyramid resolutions, a cornerness image is generated....
Visual language modeling for image classification
Systems and methods for visual language modeling for image classification are described. In one aspect the systems and methods model training images...
Systematic approach to uncover GUI logic flaws
To achieve end-to-end security, traditional machine-to-machine security measures are insufficient if the integrity of the graphical user interface (GUI) is...
Displaying user interface elements having transparent effects
Embodiments are configured to provide information for display. Various embodiments include processing functionality that can be used to efficiently process...
Generating a texture from multiple images
A texture is generated using a plurality of images and a geometry that corresponds to an object. The geometry is mapped to each of the plurality of images. A...
Detecting finger orientation on a touch-sensitive device
The determination of an orientation of a finger touching a touch-sensitive device is disclosed. In one embodiment, a computing device comprises a display screen...
Wearable computer pointing device
Described is a technology by which a computer pointing device (generally a mouse but alternatively a game controller or remote control device) may be worn on...
Game builder for mobile device-based games
A rules-based physical-virtual world game builder architecture. Mobile device games can be constructed via a website from customizable atomic rule-based units,...
Display screen with an animated user interface
Display screen with an animated user interface
Display screen with an animated user interface
Software enhanced trusted platform module
Computer-executable instructions can implement a software-based Trusted Platform Module (TPM) that can have more computational power than the hardware TPM. The...
Integration of social network information and network firewalls
A firewall functions normally to pass data on open ports to a respective service or endpoint associated with an open port. Invitations may sent to from an...
Techniques for physical presence detection for a communications device
Techniques are provided for determining a physical presence setting. First information is received indicating whether a physical token of a user is detected...
Multimedia presentation resumption within an environment of multiple
With at least one implementation described herein, one or more viewers are able to watch the same source multimedia content at multiple locations within an...
User interface presenting enhanced video content information associated
with video programs
Providing interactive access to video programming and video content information in a multimedia system. A processing device of the multimedia system receives...
Privacy enhanced error reports
Methods and apparatus for generating error reports with enhanced privacy are described. In an embodiment the error is triggered by an input to a software...
Decentralized system services
A Decentralized System Services (DSS) architecture defines a framework for building fault-tolerant distributed applications across decentralized and...
Manipulating toolbar component dimensions
Systems and methods for manipulating toolbar dimensions are provided. Each toolbar includes a number of toolbar components each having a first and second...
Method and computer-readable medium for navigating between attachments to
electronic mail messages
A method and computer-readable medium are provided for navigation between attachments to electronic mail messages. According to the method, a list of e-mail...
Control and visibility for digital calendar sharing
A digital calendar sharing control and visibility system and method for providing a user with control and visibility of digital calendar sharing. The system and...
Providing a graphical user interface in a system with a high-assurance
Techniques are disclosed to provide security for graphical user interface elements being displayed in a system having a host operating system and a high...
Packages that contain pre-paginated documents
Modular content framework and document format methods and systems are described. The described framework and format define a set of building blocks for...
Function-based object model for use in WebSite adaptation
By understanding a website author's intention through an analysis of the function of a website, website content can be adapted for presentation or rendering in...
Data validation using signatures and sampling
Architecture that facilitates validation of a data mapping of data from a data source to a data target. There is included a signature generation component that...
Adaptive keyboard layout mapping
A method for processing keystrokes is described herein. A first keystroke representing a symbol for a first operating system may be received on a first...
Model-based datacenter management
Computer-readable media, systems, and methods for model-based data center management. In embodiments, a request to perform a management operation on a device in...
Determining an imbalance among computer-component usage
The present invention is directed to determining an imbalance among computer-component usage. Based on a performance value (e.g. utilization value, response...
Integrating design, deployment, and management phases for systems
Integrating design, deployment, and management phases for a system in accordance with certain aspects includes using a system definition model to design a...
Auto-resolve recipients cache
In embodiments, mobile devices request and utilize recipient caches. Recipient caches store information regarding previous recipients of communications. The...
High availability transport
A system provides high availability electronic message forwarding. When an electronic message is communicated to a first server, a copy of the electronic...
Hosted multi-tenant application with per-tenant unshared private databases
Technologies are described herein for providing a hosted multi-tenant application that utilizes per-tenant unshared private databases. A shared middle-tier is...
Advertising service based on content and user log mining
A system and method are disclosed for providing documents related to a search request. The search request may include a search query of one or more keywords, or...
Generation of business intelligence entities from a dimensional model
The present invention automatically generates an object model from a dimensional model. The object model can then be queried using object oriented expressions.