Google patents granted on 13 October 2015

56 US patents granted on 13 October 2015 and assigned to Google

1 9,161,196 Apparatus and method for secure private location information transfer
2 9,161,176 Methods and apparatus for serving content to a wireless device
3 9,161,165 Obscuring true location for location-based services
4 9,161,075 System independent remote storing of digital content
5 9,161,066 Methods, systems, and media for generating and presenting supplemental content based on contextual information
6 9,160,978 Method and apparatus related to variable duration media segments
7 9,160,800 Integrating web services with a content item
8 9,160,790 Methods and systems for determining and controlling network data usage at the application and feature level
9 9,160,786 Method for media sharing based on location proximity
10 9,160,776 Reusing data in content files
11 9,160,717 Systems and methods for using a domain-specific security sandbox to facilitate secure transactions
12 9,160,663 Dynamic congestion control
13 9,160,662 Uplink buffer status reporting of relay stations in wireless networks
14 9,160,631 System and method for discovering impactful categories of traffic in live traffic experiments
15 9,160,613 Ranking plural cookies
16 9,160,068 Systems and methods for antenna arrangements in an electronic device
17 9,159,364 Aggregation of related media content
18 9,159,329 Statistical post-filtering for hidden Markov modeling (HMM)-based speech synthesis
19 9,159,327 System and method for adding pitch shift resistance to an audio fingerprint
20 9,159,316 Automatic language model update
21 9,159,315 Environmentally aware speech recognition
22 9,159,312 Audio device with privacy mode
23 9,159,294 Buttonless display activation
24 9,159,116 Adaptive screen interfaces based on viewing distance
25 9,159,083 Content evaluation based on user’s browsing history
26 9,159,081 Content item type determination and selection
27 9,159,067 Providing content
28 9,159,030 Refining location detection from a query stream
29 9,159,013 Mobile device with RFID capability and corresponding boot sequence
30 9,158,980 Use of relationship between activities of different traffic signals in a network to improve traffic signal state estimation
31 9,158,974 Method and system for motion vector-based video monitoring and event categorization
32 9,158,907 Alternative unlocking patterns
33 9,158,904 Facial recognition
34 9,158,861 Indicators for entities corresponding to search suggestions
35 9,158,860 Interactive query completion templates
36 9,158,857 Identifying landing pages for images
37 9,158,849 Synthesis of webpage snippets using sub-pages of the webpage
38 9,158,842 Sound representation via winner-take-all coding of auditory spectra
39 9,158,803 Incremental schema consistency validation on geographic features
40 9,158,800 Providing content items for non-standard content item slots
41 9,158,794 System and method for presentation of media related to a context
42 9,158,775 Scoring stream items in real time
43 9,158,748 Correction of quotations copied from electronic documents
44 9,158,740 Systems and methods for speed estimation based on stride data using predictive modeling
45 9,158,688 Method for optimizing memory controller placement in multi-core processors by determining a fitness metric based on a bottleneck link in a multiprocessor array
46 9,158,521 Automatic provisioning of a software platform to a device ecosystem
47 9,158,472 Hierarchical chunking of objects in a distributed storage system
48 9,158,440 Display of information areas in a view of a graphical interface
49 9,158,426 Touch keyboard calibration
50 9,158,414 System and method for indicating a selected feature of an interactive digital map
51 9,158,372 Method and apparatus for user interaction data storage
52 9,158,345 Managing computer performance
53 9,158,304 Methods and systems for alerting and aiding an emergency situation
54 9,158,133 Contact lens employing optical signals for power and/or communication
55 9,158,113 Integrated display and photosensor
56 9,156,565 Methods for perching