Google patents granted on 01 May 2012

19 US patents granted on 01 May 2012 and assigned to Google

1 8,171,525 Enabling users to select between secure service providers using a central trusted service manager
2 8,171,424 Method, system, and graphical user interface for meeting-spot maps for online communications
3 8,171,202 Asynchronous distributed object uploading for replicated content addressable storage clusters
4 8,171,137 Transferring application state across devices
5 8,171,048 Ranking documents based on a location sensitivity factor
6 8,171,034 Methods and apparatus for serving relevant advertisements
7 8,171,021 Query identification and association
8 8,171,020 Spam detection for user-generated multimedia items based on appearance in popular queries
9 8,171,011 Content identification expansion
10 8,170,913 Optimizing placement and delivery of advertisements
11 8,170,621 Mobile device display management
12 8,170,537 Playing local device information over a telephone connection
13 8,170,351 Shape clustering in post optical character recognition processing
14 8,170,289 Hierarchical alignment of character sequences representing text of same source
15 8,170,112 Video compression and encoding method
16 8,170,048 Dynamic spectrum allocation and access for user device
17 8,169,945 Maintaining network connectivity
18 8,169,519 System and method for reducing motion blur using CCD charge shifting
19 8,169,233 Programming of DIMM termination resistance values