Amazon patents granted on 03 March 2015

24 US patents granted on 03 March 2015 and assigned to Amazon

1 8,973,120 System and method for receiving requests for tasks from unregistered devices
2 8,973,108 Use of metadata for computing resource access
3 8,972,968 Alternate service for applications
4 8,972,799 Variable drive diagnostics
5 8,972,604 Network address retention and assignment
6 8,972,603 Managing encoded multi-part communications
7 8,972,564 Reliability estimator for ad hoc applications
8 8,972,551 Prioritizing service requests
9 8,972,496 Content sharing
10 8,972,477 Offline browsing session management
11 8,972,428 Providing an answer to a question left unanswered in an electronic forum
12 8,972,416 Management of content items
13 8,972,393 Disambiguation of term meaning
14 8,972,337 Efficient query processing in columnar databases using bloom filters
15 8,972,243 Parse information encoding in a finite state transducer
16 8,972,045 Inter-facility transport in inventory management and fulfillment systems
17 8,971,925 Methods for providing enhanced telecommunication services
18 8,971,538 Firmware validation from an external channel
19 8,971,328 Distributed routing architecture
20 8,970,598 Visualizing the similarity of resources in a distributed execution environment
21 8,970,540 Memo pad
22 8,967,458 Messages associated with unopened delivered packages
23 8,967,392 Stabilizing rack systems for seismic loads
24 8,967,376 Deployable accessory assemblies