Amazon patents granted on 07 February 2017

30 US patents granted on 07 February 2017 and assigned to Amazon

1 9,565,401 Intelligent video archiving
2 9,565,400 Automatic imaging device selection for video analytics
3 9,565,260 Account state simulation service for cloud computing environments
4 9,565,207 Firmware updates from an external channel
5 9,565,190 Domain join and managed directory support for virtual computing environments
6 9,565,186 Method and system for product restocking using machine-readable codes
7 9,564,177 Intelligent video navigation techniques
8 9,564,104 Adjusting front light brightness during display updates
9 9,564,089 Last screen rendering for electronic book reader
10 9,564,073 Display analysis using scanned images
11 9,563,955 Object tracking techniques
12 9,563,929 Caching of content page layers
13 9,563,928 Bandwidth reduction through delivery of hardware-independent graphics commands for portions of content pages
14 9,563,845 Rule evaluation based on precomputed results
15 9,563,763 Enhanced captchas
16 9,563,697 Calculating differences between datasets having differing numbers of partitions
17 9,563,687 Storage configuration in data warehouses
18 9,563,681 Archival data flow management
19 9,563,626 Offline management of data center resource information
20 9,563,578 System and method for logical deletion of stored data objects
21 9,563,531 Storage of mass data for monitoring
22 9,563,385 Profile-guided data preloading for virtualized resources
23 9,563,272 Gaze assisted object recognition
24 9,563,264 Cover with device condition indication
25 9,563,052 Support plate of an electrowetting display
26 9,562,966 Surface distance determination using reflected light
27 9,562,762 Automated optical dimensioning and imaging
28 9,562,519 Energy capture from electrical power distribution lines
29 9,561,849 Vehicle configuration with motors that rotate between a lifting position and a thrusting position
30 9,561,587 Robotic grasping of items in inventory system