Microsoft patents granted on 04 September 2007

48 US patents granted on 04 September 2007 and assigned to Microsoft

1 7,266,818 Automated system setup
2 7,266,804 Strategy for selectively making non-public resources of one assembly visible to another
3 7,266,779 Application sharing security
4 7,266,769 Organizing, editing, and rendering digital ink
5 7,266,763 User defined spreadsheet functions
6 7,266,761 Special API interface for interfacing an application with a TWAIN module, negotiating and presenting a user interface for inserting an image into a document
7 7,266,697 Stealthy audio watermarking
8 7,266,690 Methods and systems for protecting information in paging operating systems
9 7,266,689 Encryption systems and methods for identifying and coalescing identical objects encrypted with different keys
10 7,266,674 Programmable delayed dispatch in a multi-threaded pipeline
11 7,266,660 Protection of content stored on portable memory from unauthorized usage
12 7,266,613 Fast dynamic measurement of bandwidth in a TCP network environment
13 7,266,605 Authentication and authorization pipeline architecture for use in a server
14 7,266,604 Proxy network address translation
15 7,266,594 Method and system for configuring a computer for real-time communication
16 7,266,569 Metering accessing of content and the like in a content protection system or the like
17 7,266,559 Method and apparatus for adapting a search classifier based on user queries
18 7,266,553 Content data indexing
19 7,266,548 Automated taxonomy generation
20 7,266,494 Method and apparatus for identifying noise environments from noisy signals
21 7,266,492 Training machine learning by sequential conditional generalized iterative scaling
22 7,266,491 Statistically driven sentence realizing method and apparatus
23 7,266,478 Knitwear modeling
24 7,266,244 Robust recognizer of perceptually similar content
25 7,266,149 Sub-block transform coding of prediction residuals
26 7,265,758 Communication protocol for synchronizing animation
27 7,265,757 Appropriately rendering a graphical object when a corresponding outline lacks control points
28 7,265,756 Generic parameterization for a scene graph
29 7,265,752 Multi-chart geometry images
30 7,265,303 Electromagnetic digitizer sensor array
31 7,264,473 Replaceable faceplates for peripheral devices
32 D550,247 User interface for a portion of a display screen
33 D550,241 Icon for a portion of a display screen
34 D550,240 Icon for a portion of a display screen
35 D550,239 Icon for a portion of a display screen
36 D550,238 Animated image for a portion of a display screen
37 D550,237 User interface for a portion of a display screen
38 D550,236 User interface for a portion of a display screen
39 D550,235 User interface for a portion of a display screen
40 D550,234 Portion of a display screen
41 D550,233 Set of images for portions of a display screen
42 D550,232 User interface for a portion of a display screen
43 D550,231 User interface for a portion of a display screen
44 D550,230 User interface for a portion of a display screen
45 D550,225 Key configuration for an input device
46 D550,215 Headset
47 D550,211 Remote controller key configuration
48 D550,111 Portion of a watch