Google patents granted on 03 January 2012

18 US patents granted on 03 January 2012 and assigned to Google

1 D651,613 Electronic device with a graphical display element
2 D651,611 Electronic device with a graphical display element
3 8,091,101 Channel tune dwell time log processing
4 8,090,951 Systems and methods for transparent configuration authentication of networked devices
5 8,090,897 System and method for simulating an aspect of a memory circuit
6 8,090,779 Systems and methods for viewing media content in instant messaging
7 8,090,773 Context-aware processes for allowing users of network services to access account information
8 8,090,736 Enhancing search results using conceptual document relationships
9 8,090,723 Index server architecture using tiered and sharded phrase posting lists
10 8,090,717 Methods and apparatus for ranking documents
11 8,090,713 Methods and systems for improving a search ranking using population information
12 8,090,708 Searching indexed and non-indexed resources for content
13 8,090,706 Rendering advertisements with documents having one or more topics using user topic interest information
14 8,090,703 Overlapping experiments
15 8,090,222 Selection of an image or images most representative of a set of images
16 8,090,219 Systems and methods for socially-based correction of tilted images
17 8,090,146 Image watermarking
18 8,089,795 Memory module with memory stack and interface with enhanced capabilities