Google patents granted on 12 February 2013

31 US patents granted on 12 February 2013 and assigned to Google

1 8,375,443 Code annotations for preventing access to unsafe functionality
2 8,375,397 Snapshot view of multi-dimensional virtual environment
3 8,375,368 Systems and methods for profiling an application running on a parallel-processing computer system
4 8,375,331 Social computing personas for protecting identity in online social interactions
5 8,375,328 Implementing customized control interfaces
6 8,375,325 Customizable, multi-function button
7 8,375,185 Permissions of objects in hosted storage
8 8,375,140 Adaptive playback rate with look-ahead
9 8,375,125 Mechanism for handling persistent requests from stateless clients
10 8,375,124 Resumable upload for hosted storage systems
11 8,375,106 Loading a mobile computing device with media files
12 8,375,099 Method, system, graphical user interface, and data structure for creating electronic calendar entries from email messages
13 8,375,073 Identification and ranking of news stories of interest
14 8,375,049 Query revision using known highly-ranked queries
15 8,375,042 Index-side synonym generation
16 8,375,036 Book content item search
17 8,375,034 Automatically schedule and re-schedule meetings using reschedule factors for conflicting calendar events
18 8,375,025 Language-specific search results
19 8,374,985 Presenting a diversity of recommendations
20 8,374,983 Distributed object classification
21 8,374,975 Clustering to spread comments to other documents
22 8,374,935 Advertisement customization
23 8,374,907 E-commerce price index
24 8,374,866 Generating acoustic models
25 8,374,865 Sampling training data for an automatic speech recognition system based on a benchmark classification distribution
26 8,374,628 Providing geographic location information on a telephone device
27 8,374,421 Methods and systems for extracting still frames from a compressed video
28 8,374,400 Scoring items
29 8,374,218 Combining signals with a shuffled-hadamard function
30 8,373,724 Selective display of OCR’ed text and corresponding images from publications on a client device
31 8,371,704 Display unit with movable filter