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US-9,374,331 Time-managed electronic mail messages
Systems, method sand computer program products for facilitating the automatic deletion of received emails after a user-selectable time period has elapsed are...
US-9,374,286 Network classification
Network DNA may be determined for a computer network that taxonomically classifies the computer network. Network DNA may include derived network DNA components...
US-9,374,276 CDN traffic management in the cloud
Embodiments include determining attributes of a property using an incubation pool. An incubation period is identified based on estimated attributes for the...
US-9,373,288 Configurable, localized backlighting with planar emission devices
An electronic device includes a backlight unit and a liquid crystal layer adjacent the backlight unit. The backlight unit has a plurality of planar emission...
US-9,373,179 Saliency-preserving distinctive low-footprint photograph aging effect
Technologies for modifying a digital image to take on the appearance of an antique image. Such modifying is typically based on generating and rendering various...
US-9,373,087 Decision tree training in machine learning
Improved decision tree training in machine learning is described, for example, for automated classification of body organs in medical images or for detection of...
US-9,372,926 Intelligent video summaries in information access
In a method for displaying video data within result presentations in information access or search systems, compressed thumbnails are computed for videos in a...
US-9,372,925 Combining audio samples by automatically adjusting sample characteristics
A user selects an audio sample to be combined with a set of audio samples. The selected sample is automatically combined with the set of samples based on...
US-9,372,906 Method, system, and apparatus for providing resilient data transfer in a data protection system
Restarting transmission and application of changed data. A method includes receiving from the second location a first checkpoint. The first checkpoint points to...
US-9,372,884 Extensible data query scenario definition and consumption
Content providers define a set of scenarios that are addressed by their datasets. The scenarios include user-friendly, human-readable attributes such as a...
US-9,372,882 Partitioning online databases
Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for partitioning online databases. Online database operations, such as, for example, SPLIT, MERGE,...
US-9,372,877 Sparse datatable data structure
A sparse dataset structure is created by creating column vectors for one or more columns in a dataset that have at least one significant value. Each column...
US-9,372,876 Metadata driven reporting and editing of databases
Embodiments described herein are directed to providing enhanced database editing and reporting capabilities. In one scenario, a computer system receives a data...
US-9,372,873 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...
US-9,372,851 Creating a calendar event using context
Methods and systems are provided for creating a calendar event using context. A natural language expression including at least one of words, terms, and phrases...
US-9,372,785 Identifying implicit assumptions associated with a software product
A framework is described herein for identifying implicit assumptions associated with an SDK and its accompanying documentation (e.g., dev guide). An implicit...
US-9,372,735 Auto-scaling of pool of virtual machines based on auto-scaling rules of user associated with the pool
In various embodiments, systems and methods are presented for providing resources by way of a platform as a service in a distributed computing environment to...
US-9,372,674 Dynamic generation of user interface placeholder templates
Embodiments are disclosed that relate to dynamically generating a preview placeholder template for presenting data in a user interface. For example, one...
US-9,372,641 Sliding-window multi-class striping
A sequence of storage devices of a data store may include one or more stripesets for storing data stripes of different lengths and of different types. Each data...
US-9,372,612 Exposing inertial snap points
A scroll viewer control that displays associated content having inertial snap points in a scrollable view. The scroll viewer control applies inertial movement...
US-9,372,590 Magnifier panning interface for natural input devices
A magnifier movement system is described herein that provides a more user-friendly experience for users of natural input devices when moving the magnifier and...
US-9,372,588 Pressure-sensitive multi-touch device
A pressure-sensitive multi-touch device is provided. The multi-touch device includes a matrix of pressure-sensitive cells, each pressure-sensitive cell...
US-9,372,575 Noise reduction in digitizer system
A method for noise reduction in a digitizer includes determining a location of a stylus with a known frequency of emission over a first sampling period,...
US-9,372,571 Computing device canvas invocation and dismissal
A canvas (e.g., a digital page or sheet of paper) on which a user can input data is displayed on a display device of a computing device in response to the...
US-9,372,555 Managing interactions between computer users' context models
Techniques are described for providing information about a current state that is represented with multiple attributes. In some situations, the providing...
US-9,372,553 Directional force sensing for styli
The stylus directional force sensing technique described herein employs a directional tip sensor which measures the magnitude and direction of force applied to...
US-9,372,552 Using physical objects in conjunction with an interactive surface
An interaction management module (IMM) is described for allowing users to engage an interactive surface in a collaborative environment using various input...
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...
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