Hewlett-Packard patents granted on 15 May 2012

34 US patents granted on 15 May 2012 and assigned to Hewlett-Packard

1 D659,734 Webcam
2 8,181,180 Managing jobs in shared file systems
3 8,181,175 Accounting for resource usage time by a virtual machine
4 8,181,125 System and method for providing compliant mapping between chip bond locations and package bond locations for an integrated circuit
5 8,181,055 Applying power to a network interface
6 8,180,793 Access to data stored in a file system
7 8,180,751 Using an encyclopedia to build user profiles
8 8,180,744 Managing storage of data in a data structure
9 8,180,723 Root cause analysis in a system having a plurality of inter-related elements
10 8,180,718 Engine for performing root cause and effect analysis
11 8,180,715 Systems and methods for collaborative filtering using collaborative inductive transfer
12 8,180,694 System and method for incorporating qualitative inputs into econometric models
13 8,180,693 Prediction of financial performance for a given portfolio of marketing investments
14 8,180,664 Methods and systems for forecasting with model-based PDF estimates
15 8,180,604 Optimizing a prediction of resource usage of multiple applications in a virtual environment
16 8,180,294 Dynamic networking modes method and apparatus
17 8,180,280 Techniques for tracking destinations on a mobile computing device
18 8,180,178 Autocropping and autolayout method for digital images
19 8,180,168 One-pass filtering and infrared-visible light decorrelation to reduce noise and distortions
20 8,180,163 Encoder and decoder and methods of encoding and decoding sequence information with inserted monitor flags
21 8,180,157 Image processing method, image processing system and computer program product
22 8,179,935 Tunable optical resonator
23 8,179,784 Method and apparatus for recovering a communications connection
24 8,179,590 Electro-optical display
25 8,179,573 Scanning two images of media
26 8,179,555 Printing and finishing capability for customized document production system and method
27 8,179,531 Shuttering and sealing device
28 8,179,417 Video collaboration
29 8,179,258 Method for reading a tag
30 8,178,842 Nanowire bolometer photodetector
31 8,177,887 Aerosol particle collection
32 8,177,445 Over-center mechanism
33 8,177,346 Additives to eliminate bronzing of ink-jet inks printed on photo media
34 8,177,318 Orifice health detection device