Google patents granted on 04 March 2014

53 US patents granted on 04 March 2014 and assigned to Google

1 D700,600 Display and base portion of a computing device
2 8,667,562 Input to locked computing device
3 8,667,532 Content recognition for targeting video advertisements
4 8,667,487 Web browser extensions
5 8,667,486 Automatic provisioning of a software platform to a device ecosystem
6 8,667,480 Automatically updating browser extensions, and applications thereof
7 8,667,456 Cloud-based indexing for integrated development environments
8 8,667,425 Touch-sensitive device scratch card user interface
9 8,667,417 Methods and systems for pop-up suppression
10 8,667,414 Gestural input at a virtual keyboard
11 8,667,412 Dynamic virtual input device configuration
12 8,667,385 Method and system for generating and sharing analytics annotations
13 8,667,312 Performing power management operations
14 8,667,296 Generating a password from a media item
15 8,667,092 System and method for providing online file management services
16 8,667,057 Method and system for delivering object update messages including payloads
17 8,667,037 Identification and ranking of news stories of interest
18 8,667,013 Systems and methods for determining an article association measure
19 8,667,003 Generating sibling query refinements
20 8,666,989 Adaptive distributed indexing of local adverts
21 8,666,964 Managing items in crawl schedule
22 8,666,954 Reduced bandwidth cache coherency via checksum exchange
23 8,666,906 Discrete verification of payment information
24 8,666,820 Ad rendering parameters, such as size, style, and/or layout, of online ads
25 8,666,816 Method and system for access point customization
26 8,666,815 Navigation-based ad units in street view
27 8,666,812 Distributing content based on transaction information
28 8,666,811 Systems and methods for determining advertising activity
29 8,666,810 System and method for online unique users and frequency estimation for advertisements on a video sharing website based on auction history results
30 8,666,809 Advertisement campaign simulator
31 8,666,802 Classifying locations for ad presentation
32 8,666,796 Content item allocation
33 8,666,749 System and method for audio snippet generation from a subset of music tracks
34 8,666,740 Speech and noise models for speech recognition
35 8,666,434 Adaptive location updating
36 8,666,212 Head mounted display using a fused fiber bundle
37 8,666,208 Moldable waveguide with embedded micro structures
38 8,666,199 Gesture-based selection text recognition
39 8,666,195 Image alignment
40 8,666,190 Local black points in aerial imagery
41 8,666,174 Techniques for shape clustering and assignment of character codes in post optical character recognition processing
42 8,666,159 Real time feature extraction
43 8,666,123 Creating social network groups
44 8,666,112 Inferring locations from an image
45 8,665,952 Apparatus and method for decoding video encoded using a temporal filter
46 8,665,951 Video compression and encoding method
47 8,665,745 Method and device for determining a jitter buffer level
48 8,665,318 Digital video coding
49 8,665,238 Determining a dominant hand of a user of a computing device
50 8,665,178 Partially-reflective waveguide stack and heads-up display using same
51 8,665,118 Parking information aggregation platform
52 8,662,398 Optical mobile communications
53 8,662,384 Text message payment