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US-9,372,544 Gesture recognition techniques
In one or more implementations, a static geometry model is generated, from one or more images of a physical environment captured using a camera, using one or...
US-9,372,347 Display system
A display system comprises an optical waveguide and a light engine. The light engine generates multiple input beams which form a virtual image. An incoupling...
US-D759,706 Display screen with animated graphical user interface
US-D759,671 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D759,657 Connector with illumination region
US-9,369,938 Subscriber identity module (SIM) for mobile stations
Methods and systems for associating a mobile station subscriber with at least one application or service are provided. The subscriber is provided with a...
US-9,369,855 Using physical gestures to initiate call transfers between devices
Various technologies described herein pertain to using detected physical gestures to cause calls to transfer between client devices. A physical gesture between...
US-9,369,850 Automated caller identifier from contact lists of a user's contacts
When a call or message is received from an unidentified sender on the user's communication device, the caller identifier application launches a text-based...
US-9,369,724 Decoding and synthesizing frames for incomplete video data
Embodiments are directed to decoding incomplete video data. In one scenario, a computer system receives a piece of a frame (e.g. a video frame). The frame...
US-9,369,662 Smart gallery and automatic music video creation from a set of photos
Various embodiments provide a so-called smart gallery that is designed to create a short summary view of a collection of content, such as photographs and video....
US-9,369,660 Embedding content-based searchable indexes in multimedia files
Content-based analysis is performed on multimedia content prior to encoding the multimedia content in the rendering chain of processing. A content-based index...
US-9,369,655 Remote control device to display advertisements
Techniques to display advertisements on a remote control device are described. In an implementation, a remote control device includes a display device and one...
US-9,369,589 Updating dynamic data usage plans and statistics
Embodiments enable data usage plans and data usage statistics to be shared among user computing devices. In some embodiments, a web service receives a schema...
US-9,369,562 Surfacing business applications based on calling activities
Computer-readable media, computer systems, and computing methods are provided for discovering applications using phone-number information. Initially, an...
US-9,369,543 Communication between avatars in different games
Synchronous and asynchronous communications between avatars is allowed. For synchronous communications, when multiple users are playing different games of the...
US-9,369,342 Configuring captive portals with a cloud service
Embodiments provision captive portals on network access points (NAPs). In response to a request from a NAP owner, a cloud service associates a NAP with the NAP...
US-9,369,306 Informing recipient device of message content properties
According to one aspect of the present invention, a content class of a data set for a message to be transmitted to the recipient device is defined. A network...
US-9,368,546 Imaging structure with embedded light sources
In embodiments of an imaging structure with embedded light sources, an imaging structure includes a silicon backplane with a driver pad array. The embedded...
US-9,368,031 Vehicle surface tinting for visual indication of environmental conditions
Environmental hazards and safe conditions can be indicated to an operator of a vehicle. An audio signal of varying intensities can be played to indicate the...
US-9,368,028 Determining threats based on information from road-based devices in a transportation-related context
Techniques for ability enhancement are described. Some embodiments provide an ability enhancement facilitator system ("AEFS") configured to enhance a user's...
US-9,367,960 Body-locked placement of augmented reality objects
Embodiments are disclosed that relate to placing virtual objects in an augmented reality environment. For example, one disclosed embodiment provides a method...
US-9,367,883 Shared playlist synchronization
Various embodiments relating to synchronizing changes to a shared list of items between different devices are provided. In one embodiment, a first set of change...
US-9,367,879 Determining influence in a network
An influence maximization process efficiently identifies an influential set of nodes with which to seed a diffusion process using the transposition of a graph...
US-9,367,850 Smart button
The present invention provides for systems and methods that facilitate conveying user information between and among users effectively to thereby create a...
US-9,367,815 Monte-Carlo approach to computing value of information
The subject disclosure is directed towards the use of Monte Carlo (MC) procedures for computing the value of information (VOI), including with long evidential...
US-9,367,706 Computation to gain access to service
Access to some aspect of a service may be limited until a user has invested in performing some amount of computation. Legitimate users typically have excess...
US-9,367,638 Surfacing actions from social data
Social data is used to extract actions that end users perform in order to provide deeplinks for search results. Social data from social networking services may...
US-9,367,636 Web application home button
Various embodiments provide a mechanism to allow end users to install web applications and websites onto their desktop. In accordance with one or more...
US-9,367,623 Query model over information as a networked service
Techniques for hosting data or connecting to hosted data are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, a first computing device in a first region of control can...
US-9,367,619 Large scale real-time multistaged analytic system using data contracts
An analytic system may have a number of processing stages. One or more data sources may provide data to a first processing stage. The first processing stage may...
US-9,367,596 Synchronization of data objects between two or more devices with automatic conflict resolution
A method and apparatus is for implementing a conflict resolution policy. The method includes providing a rule set that includes a plurality of rules that define...
US-9,367,543 Game achievements system
Systems and method for providing a game achievements system where players are rewarded with game achievements based on mastering certain in-game facets of the...
US-9,367,539 Techniques for automated document translation
Techniques for automated document translation are described. An apparatus may comprise a translatable content component, an intermediate component, and a...
US-9,367,519 Sparse matrix data structure
Various embodiments relating to encoding a sparse matrix into a data structure format that may be efficiently processed via parallel processing of a computing...
US-9,367,490 Reversible connector for accessory devices
Reversible connectors for accessory devices are described. In one or more implementations, a connector cable for an accessory of a host computing device is...
US-9,367,429 Diagnostics of declarative source elements
A method for diagnosing declarative source elements in an application, such as in debugging markup source elements or visual elements in an application, is...
US-9,367,400 System reset
Some embodiments of the invention provide techniques whereby a user may perform a system reset (e.g., to address system performance and/or reliability...
US-9,367,360 Deploying a hardware inventory as a cloud-computing stamp
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for automatically configuring an inventory of hardware to interact seamlessly with a computing fabric of a data...
US-9,367,356 Resource access control
Various embodiments can control access to a computing resource (e.g., a memory resource) by detecting that a high priority activity is accessing the resource...
US-9,367,350 Meta-scheduler with meta-contexts
A process in a computer system creates and uses a meta-scheduler with meta-contexts that execute on meta-virtual processors. The meta-scheduler includes a set...
US-9,367,257 Techniques for resource location and migration across data centers
An exemplary system includes a front-end component to receive requests for resources in a data center and configured to associate each request with identifying...
US-9,367,230 Interaction models for indirect interaction devices
One or more techniques and/or systems are provided for utilizing input data received from an indirect interaction device (e.g., mouse, touchpad, etc.) as if the...
US-9,367,209 Scrollable computing device display
The display of a scrollable list of items is described. In one disclosed embodiment, a list of items may be displayed on a scrollable computing device display...
US-9,367,205 Radial menus with bezel gestures
Bezel gestures for touch displays are described. In at least some embodiments, the bezel of a device is used to extend functionality that is accessible through...
US-9,367,201 Graphic flow having unlimited number of connections between shapes
Techniques are described herein that are capable of generating a graphic flow having an unlimited number of connections between shapes. The shapes are provided...
US-9,367,198 Spin control user interface for selecting options
A spin control graphical user interface is used to display a currently applied option and to receive options from a user. The spin control is a circular...
US-9,367,136 Holographic object feedback
Methods for providing real-time feedback to an end user of a mobile device as they are interacting with or manipulating one or more virtual objects within an...
US-9,366,862 System and method for delivering content to a group of see-through near eye display eyepieces
This disclosure concerns an interactive head-mounted eyepiece with an integrated processor for handling content for display and an integrated image source for...
US-D759,091 Display screen with animated graphical user interface
US-D759,090 Display screen with animated graphical user interface
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