Amazon patents granted on 22 March 2016

44 US patents granted on 22 March 2016 and assigned to Amazon

1 9,295,004 Duty cycling to reduce average transmit power
2 9,294,988 Creating a preferred PLMN list for faster service acquisition
3 9,294,873 Enhanced guidance for electronic devices using objects within in a particular area
4 9,294,860 Identifying directions of acoustically reflective surfaces
5 9,294,746 Rotation of a micro-mirror device in a projection and camera system
6 9,294,670 Lenticular image capture
7 9,294,587 Enhanced routing and content delivery
8 9,294,564 Shadowing storage gateway
9 9,294,558 Connection re-balancing in distributed storage systems
10 9,294,553 Predictive rendering of current content versions
11 9,294,538 Dynamic content injection
12 9,294,507 Techniques for data security in a multi-tenant environment
13 9,294,460 Service credential distribution
14 9,294,456 Gaining access to an account through authentication
15 9,294,440 Secure inter-zone data communication
16 9,294,437 Remotely configured network appliances and services
17 9,294,408 One-to-many stateless load balancing
18 9,294,391 Managing network computing components utilizing request routing
19 9,294,352 Network change management
20 9,294,282 Cryptographically verified repeatable virtualized computing
21 9,294,236 Automated cloud resource trading system
22 9,293,138 Storing state information from network-based user devices
23 9,293,134 Source-specific speech interactions
24 9,293,089 Display driving method
25 9,292,986 Secured storage container
26 9,292,896 Watermarking media assets at the network edge
27 9,292,879 Systems and methods for generating and presenting social markers
28 9,292,873 Expedited acquisition of a digital item following a sample presentation of the item
29 9,292,839 System and method for personalized commands
30 9,292,824 Medium for facilitating initiation of customer returns
31 9,292,711 Hardware secret usage limits
32 9,292,667 Location based community
33 9,292,621 Managing autocorrect actions
34 9,292,521 Archiving and querying data updates associated with an electronic catalog system
35 9,292,512 Making publisher content available to specific users
36 9,292,487 Discriminative language model pruning
37 9,292,466 Traffic control for prioritized virtual machines
38 9,292,423 Monitoring applications for compatibility issues
39 9,292,336 Systems and methods providing optimization data
40 9,292,332 Live updates for virtual machine monitor
41 9,292,089 Gestural object selection
42 9,292,060 Allowing clients to limited control on power consumed by the cloud while executing the client’s tasks
43 9,292,039 Adaptive service timeouts
44 9,290,288 System and method for storing items