Google patents granted on 06 December 2011

13 US patents granted on 06 December 2011 and assigned to Google

1 8,074,162 Method and system for verifying the appropriateness of shared content
2 8,074,083 Controlling download and playback of media content
3 8,073,946 Monitoring of metrics to identify abnormalities in a large scale distributed computing environment
4 8,073,917 System for determining email spam by delivery path
5 8,073,915 Detection of chain-letters in user-generated comments for websites
6 8,073,852 Systems and media for awarding credits based on provided usage information
7 8,073,830 Expanded text excerpts
8 8,073,811 Online content collaboration model
9 8,073,807 Inferring demographics for website members
10 8,073,049 Method of coding a video signal
11 8,072,654 Three-dimensional calibration using orientation and position sensitive calibration pattern
12 8,072,650 Automated focus adjustment using a varying light pattern
13 8,072,448 Three-dimensional annotations for street view data