Amazon patents granted on 31 January 2017

38 US patents granted on 31 January 2017 and assigned to Amazon

1 9,560,446 Sound source locator with distributed microphone array
2 9,560,441 Determining speaker direction using a spherical microphone array
3 9,560,269 Collaborative image capturing
4 9,560,120 Architecture for incremental deployment
5 9,560,104 Streaming media optimization
6 9,560,045 Securing content using a wireless authentication factor
7 9,560,026 Secure computer operations
8 9,560,010 Network file transfer
9 9,559,961 Message bus for testing distributed load balancers
10 9,559,928 Integrated test coverage measurement in distributed systems
11 9,559,914 Computing instance placement
12 9,559,900 Dedicated endpoints for network-accessible services
13 9,559,889 Cache population optimization for storage gateways
14 9,559,849 Service-to-service digital path tracing
15 9,558,784 Intelligent video navigation techniques
16 9,558,758 User feedback on microphone placement
17 9,558,757 Selective de-reverberation using blind estimation of reverberation level
18 9,558,749 Automatic speaker identification using speech recognition features
19 9,558,740 Disambiguation in speech recognition
20 9,558,733 Audibly indicating secondary content with spoken text
21 9,558,563 Determining time-of-fight measurement parameters
22 9,558,472 Inventory facility
23 9,558,465 Annotations-based generic load generator engine
24 9,558,214 Secondary mappings to enable code changes without schema updates
25 9,558,207 Versioning of database partition maps
26 9,558,159 Context-based dynamic rendering of digital content
27 9,558,106 Testing service with control testing
28 9,558,081 Hypervisor assisted virtual memory obfuscation
29 9,558,053 Computer systems monitoring using beat frequency analysis
30 9,558,024 Obtaining virtual machine images from virtualization environments
31 9,557,823 Keyboard customization according to finger positions
32 9,557,811 Determining relative motion as input
33 9,557,792 Datacenter power management optimizations
34 9,557,630 Projection system with refractive beam steering
35 9,557,558 Electrowetting element
36 9,555,978 Semi-automated inventory transfer station
37 9,555,906 Custom branded tape in a multi-seller environment
38 9,555,883 Unmanned aerial vehicle sensor synchronization