Google patents granted on 25 November 2014

51 US patents granted on 25 November 2014 and assigned to Google

1 D718,305 Wearable display device
2 D718,304 Display device component
3 8,898,800 Mechanism for establishing the trust tree
4 8,898,743 Personal content control on media device using mobile user device
5 8,898,730 Interactive privacy settings layer
6 8,898,637 Bug clearing house
7 8,898,587 Electronic book inscription system
8 8,898,586 Multiple touchpoints for efficient text input
9 8,898,578 Conference calls for social streams
10 8,898,560 Fixing problems with a user interface
11 8,898,557 Techniques for synchronization of a print menu and document annotation renderings between a computing device and a mobile device logged in to the same account
12 8,898,526 Using forward error correction coding to diagnose communication links
13 8,898,496 Context-based power management
14 8,898,410 Efficient garbage collection in a data storage device
15 8,898,296 Detection of boilerplate content
16 8,898,290 Personally identifiable information independent utilization of analytics data
17 8,898,270 Implicit determination of referral sources for subscriptions to channels
18 8,898,176 Retrieving ratable content based on a geographic location
19 8,898,173 Ranking location search results based on multiple distance measures
20 8,898,172 Parallel generation of topics from documents
21 8,898,169 Automated product attribute selection
22 8,898,166 Temporal content selection
23 8,898,153 Modifying scoring data based on historical changes
24 8,898,152 Sharing search engine relevance data
25 8,898,150 Collecting image search event information
26 8,898,148 Targeting to physical environment
27 8,898,139 Systems and methods for dynamic visual search engine
28 8,898,129 Prompt for query clarification
29 8,898,088 In-card access control and monotonic counters for offline payment processing system
30 8,897,933 Battery flywheel for a high-altitude balloon
31 8,897,817 Blurring location information
32 8,897,811 Systems and methods for aggregating missed call data and adjusting telephone settings
33 8,897,598 Mosaicing documents for translation using video streams
34 8,897,591 Method and apparatus for video coding using adaptive loop filter
35 8,897,579 Digital image archiving and retrieval
36 8,897,565 Extracting documents from a natural scene image
37 8,897,543 Bundle adjustment based on image capture intervals
38 8,897,508 Method and apparatus to incorporate automatic face recognition in digital image collections
39 8,897,505 System and method for enabling the use of captured images through recognition
40 8,897,487 Systems and methods for facilitating combined multiple fingerprinters for media
41 8,897,484 Image theft detector
42 8,897,447 Burst tethering for mobile communication devices
43 8,897,370 Bitrate video transcoding based on video coding complexity estimation
44 8,896,748 Automated focus adjustment using a varying light pattern
45 8,896,724 Camera system to facilitate a cascade of imaging effects
46 8,896,720 Hand held image capture device with multi-core processor for facial detection
47 8,896,630 Keeping map labels consistent across multiple zoom levels
48 8,896,617 Multi-resolution texture aggregation
49 8,896,601 Projecting geographic data from a spherical surface to two-dimensional cartesian space
50 8,896,552 Gestures for selecting text
51 8,895,830 Interactive game based on user generated music content