Google patents granted on 07 April 2015

66 US patents granted on 07 April 2015 and assigned to Google

1 9,003,558 Allowing degraded play of protected content using scalable codecs when key/license is not obtained
2 9,003,557 Content sharing system and method
3 9,003,513 Trusted platform module compliance station
4 9,003,460 Network monitoring with estimation of network path to network element location
5 9,003,447 System and method for customizing communication in a social television framework
6 9,003,445 Context sensitive thumbnail generation
7 9,003,441 Probabilistic inference of demographic information from user selection of content
8 9,003,424 Snapshot view of multi-dimensional virtual environment
9 9,003,365 Rapid presentations of versions
10 9,003,325 Stackable workspaces on an electronic device
11 9,003,313 System and method for modifying a user interface
12 9,003,310 Modifying running of plug-in on hidden tab of browser
13 9,003,308 Interactive placement ordering
14 9,003,289 Automatic detection of suggested video edits
15 9,003,231 System for instantiating service instances for testing in a known state
16 9,003,032 Video aware pages
17 9,002,968 Fabric network
18 9,002,967 Fabric network
19 9,002,956 Self-regulating social news feed
20 9,002,949 Automatically enabling the forwarding of instant messages
21 9,002,942 Processing content spoilers
22 9,002,935 Copying document content through a hosted system
23 9,002,930 Activity distribution between multiple devices
24 9,002,894 Objective and subjective ranking of comments
25 9,002,883 Providing aggregated starting point information
26 9,002,873 Pipeline query interface
27 9,002,869 Machine translation for query expansion
28 9,002,867 Modifying ranking data based on document changes
29 9,002,866 Generating context-based spell corrections of entity names
30 9,002,860 Associating summaries with pointers in persistent data structures
31 9,002,856 Agent rank
32 9,002,848 Automatic incremental labeling of document clusters
33 9,002,835 Query response using media consumption history
34 9,002,832 Classifying sites as low quality sites
35 9,002,831 Query image search
36 9,002,821 Indexing application pages of native applications
37 9,002,819 Web crawler scheduler that utilizes sitemaps from websites
38 9,002,817 Interleaving search results
39 9,002,808 Using a web application as the default handler of local content
40 9,002,793 Database replication
41 9,002,790 Hosted storage locking
42 9,002,725 System and method for targeting information based on message content
43 9,002,647 Generating turn-by-turn direction previews
44 9,002,636 Contextual traffic or transit alerts
45 9,002,526 Intelligent controller for an environmental control system
46 9,002,525 Updating control software on a network-connected HVAC controller
47 9,002,416 Wireless communication device responsive to orientation and movement
48 9,002,377 Method for improving discovery of preferred mobile computing locations
49 9,002,354 Interference control, SINR optimization and signaling enhancements to improve the performance of OTDOA measurements
50 9,002,270 Two-factor user authentication using near field communication
51 9,002,175 Automated video trailer creation
52 9,002,167 Optical fiber management bridge
53 9,002,109 Color correction based on multiple images
54 9,002,020 Bone-conduction transducer array for spatial audio
55 9,001,983 Digital photo frame with dial-a-tag functionality
56 9,001,978 Divided call history user interface
57 9,001,852 Wavelength tunable laser
58 9,001,837 Extending a local area network
59 9,001,504 Moveable display portion of a computing device
60 9,001,178 Multimedia conference broadcast system
61 9,001,135 Method and mechanism for delivering applications over a wan
62 9,001,030 Heads up display
63 9,000,937 System and method of alerting users based on proximity
64 8,998,297 Systems for mounting a vehicle windshield
65 8,998,128 Umbrella valves to inflate bladder in balloon envelope
66 8,998,102 Round thermostat with flanged rotatable user input member and wall-facing optical sensor that senses rotation