Google patents granted on 24 April 2012

17 US patents granted on 24 April 2012 and assigned to Google

1 8,166,399 In-page full screen internet video method
2 8,166,203 Server selection based upon time and query dependent hashing
3 8,166,055 Event searching
4 8,166,046 Link filter
5 8,166,045 Phrase extraction using subphrase scoring
6 8,166,042 Height based indexing
7 8,166,028 Method, system, and graphical user interface for improved searching via user-specified annotations
8 8,166,021 Query phrasification
9 8,166,017 Personalized network searching
10 8,165,915 Advertisement customization
11 8,165,911 Market maturity optimization of web-based service
12 8,165,414 Vector transformation for indexing, similarity search and classification
13 8,165,354 Face recognition with discriminative face alignment
14 8,165,127 Distributing packets more evenly over trunked network links
15 8,164,599 Systems and methods for collecting and providing map images
16 8,164,523 Compact antenna
17 8,162,758 Implementing video contests