Amazon patents granted on 31 May 2016

32 US patents granted on 31 May 2016 and assigned to Amazon

1 9,357,681 Modular data center row infrastructure
2 9,357,493 Stylus power management using motion and orientation sensing
3 9,357,335 Portable device that is adapted to remotely control content on a nearby display screen
4 9,357,321 Signal processing based on audio context
5 9,357,054 Determining user’s seating position in vehicle using barometer and motion sensors
6 9,356,971 Broadcast-based trust establishment
7 9,356,883 Allocating cloud-hosted application resources using end-user metrics
8 9,356,860 Managing external communications for provided computer networks
9 9,356,804 Policy-based network connection resource selection
10 9,356,408 Extensible ports for electronic devices
11 9,356,336 Dual-folded monopole antenna (DFMA)
12 9,356,311 Manufacturing a display with integrated battery
13 9,355,636 Selective speech recognition scoring using articulatory features
14 9,355,612 Display security using gaze tracking
15 9,355,559 Media device control profile selection
16 9,355,431 Image correction for physical projection-surface irregularities
17 9,355,419 Metadata map repository
18 9,355,400 Local item availability information
19 9,355,350 Co-located antenna and electronic component
20 9,355,336 Recognizing text from frames of image data using contextual information
21 9,355,301 Enhanced face recognition in video
22 9,355,252 Hosting architecture
23 9,355,134 Facilitating data redistribution in database sharding
24 9,355,122 Filtering applications using runtime inspection
25 9,355,060 Storage service lifecycle policy transition management
26 9,355,055 Network and power connection management
27 9,355,007 Identifying abnormal hosts using cluster processing
28 9,354,997 Automatic testing and remediation based on confidence indicators
29 9,354,731 Multi-dimension touch input
30 9,354,709 Tilt gesture detection
31 9,354,683 Data storage power management
32 9,354,657 Device operation in a reduced operational mode