Microsoft patents granted on 02 August 2011

54 US patents granted on 02 August 2011 and assigned to Microsoft

1 D642,591 Icon for a portion of a display screen
2 D642,590 Display screen with an icon
3 D642,577 Electronic mouse
4 D642,576 Electronic mouse
5 D642,575 Electronic mouse
6 D642,574 Electronic mouse
7 D642,573 Electronic mouse with ornamentation
8 D642,572 Electronic mouse with elongated recessed groove
9 D642,571 Electronic mouse with ornamentation
10 D642,570 Electronic mouse with elongated raised ridge
11 D642,569 Electronic mouse with ornamentation
12 D642,568 Electronic mouse
13 D642,567 Electronic mouse
14 D642,566 Electronic mouse with ornamentation
15 7,992,198 Unified authentication for web method platforms
16 7,992,190 Authorization scheme to simplify security configurations
17 7,992,145 Multilevel ticket-based job management architecture for computing devices
18 7,992,140 Compiler supporting programs as data objects
19 7,992,130 Class-based object-oriented features in class-less script language
20 7,992,104 Viewing data
21 7,992,103 Scaling icons for representing files
22 7,992,085 Lightweight reference user interface
23 7,991,971 State management for transactional backup consistency
24 7,991,967 Using type stability to facilitate contention management
25 7,991,957 Abuse detection using distributed cache
26 7,991,949 Embedded virtual media
27 7,991,923 Storage device condition reporting and error correction
28 7,991,916 Per-user application rendering in the presence of application sharing
29 7,991,902 Reputation-based authorization decisions
30 7,991,896 Gesturing to select and configure device communication
31 7,991,891 Version-specific content searching
32 7,991,890 Game console communication with a device
33 7,991,881 Monitoring network performance to identify sources of network performance degradation
34 7,991,879 Internet location coordinate enhanced domain name system
35 7,991,854 Dynamic session maintenance for mobile computing devices
36 7,991,841 Trust-based recommendation systems
37 7,991,804 Method, system, and apparatus for exposing workbooks as data sources
38 7,991,803 Navigating media content by groups
39 7,991,777 Method for improving search efficiency in enterprise search system
40 7,991,737 Synchronization of records of a table using bookmarks
41 7,991,734 Remote pointing
42 7,991,718 Method and apparatus for generating an inference about a destination of a trip using a combination of open-world modeling and closed world modeling
43 7,991,648 Opportunity index for identifying a user’s unmet needs
44 7,991,645 Multiparty computer-assisted haggling
45 7,991,622 Audio compression and decompression using integer-reversible modulated lapped transforms
46 7,991,615 Grapheme-to-phoneme conversion using acoustic data
47 7,991,609 Web-based proofing and usage guidance
48 7,991,607 Translation and capture architecture for output of conversational utterances
49 7,991,283 Geotagging photographs using annotations
50 7,991,230 Modeling micro-structure for feature extraction
51 7,991,228 Stereo image segmentation
52 7,991,199 Object identification and verification using transform vector quantization
53 7,990,388 Verification of animation in a computing device
54 7,990,377 Real-time rendering of light-scattering media