Microsoft patent applications published on 12 January 2012

20 US patent applications published on 12 January 2012 and assigned to Microsoft

1 20120011511 METHODS FOR SUPPORTING USERS WITH TASK CONTINUITY AND COMPLETION ACROSS DEVICES AND TIME
2 20120011493 BINARY CODE CHANGE VULNERABILITY PRIORITIZATION
3 20120011454 Method and system for intelligently mining data during communication streams to present context-sensitive advertisements using background substitution
4 20120011259 User Authentication Across Multiple Network Stacks
5 20120011242 GENERATING ALERTS BASED ON MANAGED AND UNMANAGED DATA
6 20120011212 Cluster-Based Friend Suggestion Aggregator
7 20120011209 INTERNET E-MAIL BRIDGE
8 20120011199 PROVIDING WEB-BASED IMAGING SERVICES WITHIN A CLIENT-BASED APPLICATION
9 20120011195 URL-FACILITATED ACCESS TO SPREADSHEET ELEMENTS
10 20120011179 FAT DIRECTORY STRUCTURE FOR USE IN TRANSACTION SAFE FILE SYSTEM
11 20120011177 TRANSACTION-SAFE FAT FILE SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS
12 20120011152 Generating Programs Based on Input-Output Examples Using Converter Modules
13 20120011106 SHARED LOG-STRUCTURED MULTI-VERSION TRANSACTIONAL DATASTORE WITH METADATA TO ENABLE MELDING TREES
14 20120011084 SEMANTIC ENTITY MANIPULATION USING INPUT-OUTPUT EXAMPLES
15 20120011014 MEDIA PURCHASE TECHNIQUES
16 20120010996 RECOMMENDATIONS AND TARGETED ADVERTISING BASED UPON DIRECTIONS REQUESTS ACTIVITY AND DATA
17 20120009999 UBIQUITOUS UNIFIED PLAYER IDENTITY TRACKING SYSTEM
18 20120009896 ABOVE-LOCK CAMERA ACCESS
19 20120008535 SOFT HANDOFFS IN NETWORKS
20 20120008128 Method and system to reduce stray light reflection error in time-of-flight sensor arrays