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US-9,767,201 Modeling actions for entity-centric search
In one embodiment, a web service engine server 104 may predict a successive action by a user based on an entity reference 302. The web service engine server 104...
US-9,767,156 Feature-based candidate selection
A candidate for selection or insertion may be based on extracted candidate features and reference features. The candidate features may be scored and ranked...
US-9,767,147 Method of converting query plans to native code
Performing database queries. A method includes receiving a particular database query. The method further includes accessing a query plan based on the particular...
US-9,767,144 Search system with query refinement
A search system that automatically generates questions to refine an underspecified query. The system may generate questions even for queries against a database...
US-9,767,142 Resuming items in their last-used presentation modes
Functionality is described herein for presenting representations of the z most recently presented items. The functionality also presents indicators which convey...
US-9,767,091 Methods for understanding incomplete natural language query
Analysis of incomplete natural language expressions using n-gram analysis and contextual information allows one or more domains to be predicted. For each...
US-9,767,027 Private memory regions and coherency optimization by controlling snoop traffic volume in multi-level cache...
A system for optimizing cache coherence message traffic volume is disclosed. The system includes a plurality of caches in a multi-level memory hierarchy and a...
US-9,767,006 Deploying trace objectives using cost analyses
A tracing management system may use cost analyzes and performance budgets to dispatch tracing objectives to instrumented systems that may collect trace data...
US-9,766,956 Transparent integration of application components
Differing implementations associated with components of dissimilar execution environments are mediated to facilitate component integration. A host is provided...
US-9,766,954 Configuring resources used by a graphics processing unit
The application programming interface permits an application to specify resources to be used by shaders, executed by the GPU, through a data structure called...
US-9,766,952 Reverse launch protocol
One or more techniques and/or systems are provided for implementing a reverse protocol launch. For example, the reverse protocol launch may be implemented...
US-9,766,944 Dynamic partition dual boot mobile phone device
Embodiments are disclosed that relate to multi boot mobile phone devices. In one example, a mobile phone device comprises one or more non-volatile storage...
US-9,766,941 Measuring provisioning capacity across distributed systems
Provisioning capacity measuring may be provided. First, a provisioning monitoring job may run on a grid manager that spawns a plurality of farm monitoring jobs...
US-9,766,932 Energy efficient job scheduling
The subject disclosure is directed towards scheduling jobs with a speed for running a processor(s) having variable speeds to save energy yet complete in time,...
US-9,766,929 Processing of data stream collection record sequence
The use of a data stream that has therein data items and a sequence of collection records. each comprising a collection definition that is not overlapping with...
US-9,766,905 Flexible pluralization of localized text
One embodiment provides machine-readable memory encoding a localization resource for a computer system. The resource comprises an array of delimited strings,...
US-9,766,883 Mechanism for compatibility and preserving framework refactoring
The subject disclosure relates to enabling the evolution of a framework by providing public surface area factorings for both old and new public surface areas....
US-9,766,870 Bundle package generation
One or more techniques and/or systems are provided for generating a bundle package, digitally signing the bundle package, selectively disturbing the bundle...
US-9,766,869 Parameterized installation packages
An installation package may have metadata concerning optional parameters for a software package to be installed. The metadata may be read by an installation...
US-9,766,806 Holographic keyboard display
Embodiments that relate to displaying holographic keyboard and hand images in a holographic environment are provided. In one embodiment depth information of an...
US-9,766,798 Tiltable user interface
A programmable effects system for graphical user interfaces is disclosed. One embodiment comprises adjusting a graphical user interface in response to a tilt of...
US-9,766,790 Application reporting in an application-selectable user interface
This document describes techniques for application reporting in an application-selectable user interface. These techniques permit a user to view reports for...
US-9,766,787 Using visual landmarks to organize diagrams
Visual landmarks are used to organize diagrams. Elements of a diagram can be arranged in accordance with configurable defined properties of visual landmarks to...
US-9,766,779 Dynamic validation of selectable data
In various embodiments, methods and systems for dynamic validation of selectable data are provided. This may be accomplished by receiving a selection of an item...
US-9,766,766 Association of display elements
A system and method is provided for displaying a display element on a display in which a display element may be displayed responsive to a command, the display...
US-9,766,663 Hinge for component attachment
A hinge for component attachment is described. In at least some implementations, a kickstand is rotatably attached to a mobile computing device. The kickstand...
US-9,766,464 Reducing ghost images
In a near-eye or heads-up display system including a display engine and an optical waveguide, a quarter-wave retarder (QWR) is positioned between a polarizing...
US-9,766,461 Head-mounted display device with stress-resistant components
A head-mounted display (HMD) device has a chassis, a display assembly, and various sensors and electronics, where the display assembly, sensors and electronics...
US-9,766,460 Ground plane adjustment in a virtual reality environment
An HMD device is configured to vertically adjust the ground plane of a rendered virtual reality environment that has varying elevations to match the flat real...
US-9,766,459 Display devices with dimming panels
Described herein are display devices, and methods for use therewith. Such a device can be used to display one or more virtual images within a first see-through...
US-9,766,324 Multiple antenna communication system configured to detect objects
Methods, systems, apparatuses, and computer program products are provided for detecting objects, including humans, using a mobile communications device. A...
US-9,764,230 Game controller with user-replaceable thumbstick top
A user input device is described that includes a thumbstick that comprises a thumbstick module and a thumbstick cap that is connected thereto. The thumbstick...
US-D797,800 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D797,767 Display system with a virtual three-dimensional graphical user interface
US-9,763,255 Radio channel utilization
The concepts relate to radio channel utilization and more specifically to determining whether individual radio channels are available for use. One example can...
US-9,763,087 Cryptographic key exchange over an electrostatic channel
Various embodiments relating to exchanging a cryptographic key between a display device and an input device via electrostatic communication are disclosed. In...
US-9,762,928 Conditional signalling of reference picture list modification information
Innovations in signaling of reference picture list ("RPL") modification information. For example, a video encoder evaluates a condition that depends at least in...
US-9,762,912 Gradual updating using transform coefficients for encoding and decoding
Innovations are provided for encoding and/or decoding video and/or image content using transform coefficient level gradual updating. Transform coefficient level...
US-9,762,851 Shared experience with contextual augmentation
Techniques for augmenting video content to enhance context of the video content are described herein. In some instances, a video may be captured at a first...
US-9,762,846 Real-time hyper-lapse video creation via frame selection
Various technologies described herein pertain to creation of an output hyper-lapse video from an input video. Values indicative of overlaps between pairs of...
US-9,762,668 Content syndication platform
A content syndication platform, such as a web content syndication platform, manages, organizes and makes available for consumption content that is acquired from...
US-9,762,664 Optimistic concurrency utilizing distributed constraint enforcement
Optimistic concurrency is effectuated to manage constraints in a synchronization environment at multiple computing device endpoints in a consistent fashion...
US-9,762,662 Mass re-formation of groups in a peer-to-peer network
A system in which wireless devices form a group in accordance with a peer-to-peer protocol and, at a later time, a device may send an invitation request to...
US-9,762,650 Collaborative phone-based file exchange
A collaborative phone-based file exchange technique that wirelessly synchronizes a user's work context with his or her mobile phone and makes this context...
US-9,762,585 Tenant lockbox
Tenant approval for operator access to tenant data is provided. In order to grant service personnel operators access to a tenant's data for performing a...
US-9,762,557 Policy settings configuration with signals
Techniques and systems are disclosed for enabling device configuration using signals that encode device policy settings. A method of configuring policy settings...
US-9,762,518 Cooperative session-based filtering
Various embodiments provide session-based filtering to filter messages in a cooperative manner between a client and a service provider. In at least some...
US-9,762,508 Relay optimization using software defined networking
Various embodiments provide a system for modifying a channel binding in order to relay packets between a relay client and a peer in a peer-to-peer (P2P)...
US-9,762,448 Connecting to different network types through a common user interface
Described is a technology by which network connections are unified into a single user interface for user interaction with those networks. Upon receiving...
US-9,762,404 Providing contextual information associated with a communication participant
Contextual information associated with a party in a communication instance is provided to a user upon request. The communication instance can comprise a voice...
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