Google patents granted on 03 April 2012

23 US patents granted on 03 April 2012 and assigned to Google

1 8,151,349 Masking mechanism that facilitates safely executing untrusted native code
2 8,151,279 Uniform event handling across multiple computing devices
3 8,151,194 Visual presentation of video usage statistics
4 8,151,187 Comparing text pages using image features based on word positions
5 8,151,186 Comparing text pages using image features based on word positions
6 8,151,182 Annotation framework for video
7 8,151,179 Method and system for providing linked video and slides from a presentation
8 8,150,992 Dynamic media bit rates based on enterprise data transfer policies
9 8,150,983 System and method for tracking unique visitors to a website
10 8,150,979 Supporting multiple landing pages
11 8,150,924 Associating email messages with conversations
12 8,150,915 Personalized access using near field communication
13 8,150,860 Ranking authors and their content in the same framework
14 8,150,848 Geocoding multi-feature addresses
15 8,150,842 Reputation of an author of online content
16 8,150,830 Personalized network searching
17 8,150,824 Systems and methods for direct navigation to specific portion of target document
18 8,150,429 Cost-effective voting
19 8,150,367 System and method of determining a location based on location of detected signals
20 8,150,216 Methods and apparatus for automated true object-based image analysis and retrieval
21 8,149,492 Optical modulator
22 8,149,249 Feedback during crossing of zoom levels
23 8,148,794 Photodetector in germanium on silicon