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Pooled partition layout and representation
A set of storage devices may interoperate to share a pool of storage space, such as in a Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks (RAID) scheme. However, the...
Isolation of virtual machine I/O in multi-disk hosts
Embodiments of the present invention relate to systems, methods, and computer storage media for concurrently maintaining a spanned virtual hard drive across two...
Multi-threaded conditional processing of user interactions for gesture
processing using rendering thread or...
Embodiments isolate gesture processing for improved user interactivity with content. A first thread detects user interaction with a document via a touch sensor...
3D user interface for application entities
Embodiments relate to three-dimensional user interfaces for managing and accessing applications. Applications are stored on storage of a device. A user...
Graphical user interface with customized navigation
The present application relates to a multi-dimensional icon that includes a plurality of panels linked together in a user-configurable structure. Based on user...
Input device with forward/backward control
In a computer system having a display and a keyboard, a computer readable medium includes instructions for invoking a message hook procedure based on a mouse...
Computer mouse sleeve
A flexible sleeve includes a first flexible sheet of a first hardness. The first flexible sheet has a first perimeter including a first lip edge and a first...
Interacting with a computer based application
A computing system runs an application (e.g., video game) that interacts with one or more actively engaged users. One or more physical properties of a group are...
Nomadic security device with patrol alerts
There is provided a device such as a robot that includes a processor and a number of sensors. Each of the sensors provides respective sensor data to the...
Localized weather prediction through utilization of cameras
Described herein are various technologies pertaining to predicting an amount of electrical power that is to be generated by a power system at a future point in...
Push personalization of interface controls
A computing system is configured to receive one or more depth images, from the depth camera, of a world space scene including a human target. The computing...
Display screen with icon
Display screen with graphical user interface
Display screen with graphical user interface
Input device for an electronic tablet
System, method and device for call policy enforcement and routing based on
Call policy enforcement and routing is based on user location. A plurality of endpoints is provided for receiving and making calls. Each of the plurality of...
Owner privacy in a shared mobile device
Systems and methods that regulate range of access to personal information of a mobile unit's owner. The access control component can designate granularity for...
Multi-device capture and spatial browsing of conferences
Multi-device capture and spatial browsing of conferences is described. In one implementation, a system detects cameras and microphones, such as the webcams on...
Video and audio tagging for active speaker detection
A videoconferencing system is described that is configured to select an active speaker while avoiding erroneously selecting a microphone or camera that is...
User-based authentication for realtime communications
Architecture for a communications system enabling a user to provision a telephone at a new location without network administrative pre-configuring. An input...
Method and system for managing changes to a contact database
Described is a system and method for updating a contact and adding a new contact from a call log in a communications device. The system includes a contact...
Outbound IP address reputation control and repair
Embodiments provide IP address partitioning features that can be used to source outbound email communications, but the embodiments are not so limited. In an...
Identifying application reputation based on resource accesses
Malware detection is often based on monitoring a local application binary and/or process, such as detecting patterns of malicious code, unusual local resource...
Authenticating linked accounts
Embodiments of authenticating linked accounts are presented herein. In an implementation, an authentication service provides functionality to form links between...
Translation between telephone device and network client
Call control messages and audio signals between a telephone device and a computer network telephone client on a computing device can be intercepted. For control...
Technology is described for protecting transactions. The technology may include a switching component that a user can employ to switch an associated mobile...
Cognitive multi-user OFDMA
A computing device operating according to a frequency division multiplexed protocol in which communication occurs over a signal formed from a plurality of...
Parking and un-parking of conversations in multiple modalities
A park request is received from a first computing system. The park request is a request to park a conversation between a user of the first computing system and...
Compression match enumeration
In embodiments of compression match enumeration, a trie structure can be searched to enumerate data sequence matches after the trie structure is generated. The...
Method of manufacturing an input device
Input device manufacture techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a plurality of layers of a key assembly is positioned in a fixture such that...
Image super-resolution using gradient profile prior
Described is a technology by which a low-resolution image is processed into a high-resolution image, including by performing processing in the gradient domain....
Systems and methods for providing an enhanced graphics pipeline
An enhanced graphics pipeline is provided that enables common core hardware to perform as different components of the graphics pipeline, programmability of...
Plug-in based chip card payments
A chip card payment processor interface component exposes a plurality of different interfaces for a plurality of different chip card payment processors. A chip...
User-configurable activation of card applets
Card applets associated with an electronic wallet are activated and deactivated based on user-defined rules. Based on the rules and a device state, a card...
Out of office message improvements
Embodiments of the present invention relate to set of improvements to the out of office assistant that send out of office messages to senders of messages while...
Collaborative communication in a web application
A document accessible on a network may be opened by multiple users. A user may use a thin client application to access the document, wherein an image of the...
Simultaneous tracking and text recognition in video frames
Architecture that enables optical character recognition (OCR) of text in video frames at the rate at which the frames are received. Additionally, conflation is...
Quantum gate optimizations
Disclosed are systems and methods for improving quantum computation simulation execution time by "growing" sets of small quantum gates into larger ones. Two...
Remote debugging of server side code without blocking or high-level
A server exposes debugger services to a plurality of debugger clients. One or more debugger clients can select a debug operation and establish a debug session...
Automated correlation and analysis of callstack and context data
Embodiments allow a user to define event scenarios that are used to analyze callstack and context data. Scenarios that are delayed are flagged and reported to...
Ranking search results using result repetition
Ranking search results using result repetition is described. In an embodiment, a set of results generated by a search engine is ranked or re-ranked based on...
Translating natural language utterances to keyword search queries
Natural language query translation may be provided. A statistical model may be trained to detect domains according to a plurality of query click log data. Upon...
Extensible surface for consuming information extraction services
Representing structured data extracted from unstructured data in fashion allowing querying using relational database concepts. A method includes receiving user...
Coexistence tools for synchronizing properties between on-premises
customer locations and remote hosting services
Coexistence tools are described for synchronizing properties between on-premises customer locations and remote hosting services. These tools may provide methods...
Consolidating a set of tenant log streams from separate user databases into a consolidated log stream. The method includes receiving a plurality of tenant log...
Markup language stylization
Markup language stylizations that may be applied to a source document are defined in overlay documents such that no special tags or markers are required in the...
Policy-based secure information disclosure
Systems and methods for storing data and retrieving data from a smart storage device is provided, where smart storage includes processing capabilities along...
Efficient application-aware disaster recovery
Embodiments are directed to efficiently backing up portions of data and to performing a scoped data recovery. In an embodiment, a computer system preloads data...
Fair stateless model checking
Techniques for providing a fair stateless model checker are disclosed. In some aspects, a schedule is generated to allocate resources for threads of a...
Application activation framework
Techniques for application activation are described herein. An operating system (OS) can be configured to incorporate various extension points that are...