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Transparent message modification for diagnostics or testing
The modification of a network message so that a supplemental action is performed in transit at a designated intermediary node. The modification is performed in...
Node joining protocol for cluster federation
Obtaining tight knowledge about nodes in a federated ring structure. The tight knowledge includes information about neighbors of a given node. The method...
Short-range nodes with adaptive preambles for coexistence
Wireless protocols in the unlicensed spectrum are developed for different requirements in terms of transmit range and power, which makes it difficult for...
Method and device for adjusting sound levels of sources based on sound
A system for generating one or more enhanced audio signals such that one or more sound levels corresponding with sounds received from one or more sources of...
Voice command definitions used in launching application with a command
A voice command definition file (VCDF) declaratively defines voice commands for an application. For example, the VCDF may include definitions for: voice...
Detecting speech input phrase confusion risk
Embodiments are disclosed that relate to identifying phonetically similar speech grammar terms during computer program development. For example, one disclosed...
Speculative render ahead and caching in multiple passes
Various embodiments are directed to intelligently rendering or pre-rendering content that may likely be brought into an associated viewport during a user's...
Anti-aliasing for geometries
Techniques for anti-aliasing for geometries are described. In at least some embodiments, a graphical image is reduced to a collection of polygonal geometric...
Rendering of data sets comprising multiple-resolution samples
A data set may be represented by samples of multiple resolutions, such as an image represented by pixels of various resolutions. When such multiple-resolution...
Licensing for services
A method, system, and computer-readable storage media for providing licensing for services are provided herein. The method includes determining, via a service...
Item sharing based on information boundary and access control list
An item is shared based on an information boundary and access control settings. An application such as a document management application detects a selection of...
Content delivery prioritization in managed wireless distribution networks
A managed wireless distribution network includes multiple devices that communicate with one another via multiple wireless networks (e.g., multiple Wi-Fi...
Content discovery in managed wireless distribution networks
A content store is maintained in a device, the device being one of multiple devices in a managed wireless distribution network that allows portions of protected...
Caloric burn determination from body movement
A system and method is disclosed determining caloric burn via an HCI system. Using a capture device which is able to detect the thickness of a user's arms,...
Previewing web pages associated with search results
Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for previewing search results determined in response to search queries input into a browser toolbar search...
Map service techniques are described. In an implementation, text is received from an application for processing by one or more linguistic services. Based on...
Subsnippet handling in search results
Architecture that enables an optional display of a longer version of each subsnippet in response to user interactions such as clicking, hovering, or other...
Reranking using confident image samples
The techniques described herein determine an initial set of ranked images associated with an image-based search query. Based on visual content similarities...
Parallel local sequence alignment
Various technologies described herein pertain to parallel local sequence alignment that aligns a query sequence with a database sequence. The database sequence...
Product synthesis from multiple sources
Methods and systems for automatically synthesizing product information from multiple data sources into an on-line catalog are disclosed, and in particular, for...
Browsing related image search result sets
Methods are provided for displaying image results responsive to a search query. In addition to displaying responsive results for a query, responsive results are...
Distributed file system
A distributed file system for devices is described. In an embodiment, each data element stored on one of the devices has an associated location and availability...
Transcription correction using multi-token structures
Examples of the present disclosure describe generation of a multi-arc confusion network to improve, for example, an ability to return alternatives to output...
Generating customized data bound visualizations
Descried herein are various technologies to visualizing data in a spreadsheet application. Customized visualizations are generated by binding a user-defined...
Multi-level list detection engine
A multi-level list detection engine. The multi-level list detection engine detects text obtained from a fixed format document that is formatted as a static...
Support for IOAPIC interrupts in AMBA-based devices
One disclosed computing system comprises a x86 processor, memory, a PCIe root complex (RC), a PCIe bus, and an interconnect chip having a PCIe endpoint (EP)...
Garbage collection based on total resource usage and managed object
A method includes selectively controlling, at a computing device having a memory, initiation of a full garbage collection operation based on a total resource...
Web page error reporting
An error in a web page displayed on a device is detected. The error is assigned to a bucket to indicate a type of the error, and a record describing the current...
Tracking redo completion at a page level
Embodiments are directed to implementing a transitional redo phase to allow pre-redo phase data access and to determining which data pages including unprocessed...
Eliding synchronization in a concurrent data structure
A concurrent data structure allows synchronization to be elided for read accesses. Processing resources that remove one or more elements of the concurrent data...
Resilient message passing in applications executing separate threads in a
plurality of virtual compute nodes
A message passing system may execute a parallel application on multiple compute nodes. Each compute node may perform a single workload on at least two physical...
Preventing unnecessary context switching by employing an indicator
associated with a lock on a resource
A method of avoiding unnecessary context switching in a multithreaded environment. A thread of execution of a process waiting on a lock protecting access to a...
Launch surface control
Example apparatus and methods concern controlling context associations while maintaining a user experience. A memory stores information concerning a context...
Data-parallel computation management
Data-parallel computation programs may be improved by, for example, determining the functional properties user defined functions (UDFs), eliminating unnecessary...
Code suggestion technique embodiments are presented that improve the productivity of a programmer by assisting in both the writing of code and in debugging the...
Distributed analytics platform
A platform that facilitates software application development, maintenance, and support includes a storage component that receives structured and unstructured...
This document describes techniques and apparatuses for predictive tiling. These techniques predict tiles of content to pre-render so that an application will be...
Dynamic image presentation
One or more techniques and/or systems are disclosed for efficiently organizing images in a display. A size of an image is scaled by an image scale factor, while...
Technologies are described herein for autoscroll regions. A device establishes a trigger line near an edge of a selectable region of content that is adjacent to...
Independent hit testing
In one or more embodiments, a hit test thread which is separate from the main thread, e.g. the user interface thread, is utilized for hit testing on web...
Visual feedback for level of gesture completion
Embodiments are disclosed that relate to providing feedback for a level of completion of a user gesture via a cursor displayed on a user interface. One...
Optimized joint document review
A UI for presenting and reviewing a document is optimized based upon the type of computing device being utilized to present the document. One such UI includes a...
Hit testing curve-based shapes using polygons
Upon receiving an input comprising an area of a user interface, a user interface element associated with the area of the user interface may be identified and a...
State-based auxiliary display operation
Described is a technology by which routing of data may be automatically modified based on detected state data of a computing system. For example, user input may...
Combining gestures beyond skeletal
Systems, methods and computer readable media are disclosed for gesture input beyond skeletal. A user's movement or body position is captured by a capture device...
A ruggedized display device is disclosed. The ruggedized display device may include an optical stack configured to resist a load up to a load threshold. The...
Obtaining and displaying virtual earth images
Provided is a single repository for capturing, connecting, sharing, and visualizing information based on a geographic location, for example. Provided is a...
Embodiments of the present invention allow game play to migrate back and forth between a server-run video game and a client-run video game. For example, a user...
Generic companion-messaging between media platforms
Various embodiments, methods, and systems for communicating via a generic companion-messaging session are provided. The generic companion-messaging session...
Game controller grip