Microsoft patents granted on 07 August 2007

36 US patents granted on 07 August 2007 and assigned to Microsoft

1 7,254,836 Protected media path and refusal response enabler
2 7,254,831 Sharing a sign-in among software applications having secured features
3 7,254,816 Device driver conversion and creation
4 7,254,808 Method for specifying and parsing expressions
5 7,254,786 System for transmitting and displaying icon resources group associated with remote application to a local computing system to facilitate virtualization of the remote application
6 7,254,774 Systems and methods for improved spell checking
7 7,254,751 System and method for persisting error information in a command line environment
8 7,254,665 Method and system for reducing latency in transferring captured image data by utilizing burst transfer after threshold is reached
9 7,254,637 Method to offload a network stack
10 7,254,618 System and methods for automatic DSP processing
11 7,254,586 Secure and opaque type library providing secure data protection of variables
12 7,254,579 Using endpoint references in a pub-sub system
13 7,254,576 System and method for locating and presenting electronic documents to a user
14 7,254,574 Structured indexes on results of function applications over data
15 7,254,569 Intelligent autofill
16 7,254,545 Speech controls for use with a speech system
17 7,254,540 Accessing audio processing components in an audio generation system
18 7,254,536 Method of noise reduction using correction and scaling vectors with partitioning of the acoustic space in the domain of noisy speech
19 7,254,529 Method and apparatus for distribution-based language model adaptation
20 7,254,527 Computer-aided reading system and method with cross-language reading wizard
21 7,254,489 Systems, methods and apparatus for reconstructing phylogentic trees
22 7,254,310 Clock-slaving in a programmable video recorder
23 7,254,280 Method and apparatus for reducing image acquisition time in a digital imaging device
24 7,254,241 System and process for robust sound source localization
25 7,254,136 Beacon protocol for internet connection sharing devices
26 7,254,083 Software management methods for automotive computing devices
27 7,253,823 System and method for providing 1D and 2D connectors in a connected diagram
28 7,253,805 Text input device and adapter mechanism
29 D548,244 Icon for a portion of a display screen
30 D548,242 User interface for a portion of a display screen
31 D548,241 User interface for a portion of a display screen
32 D548,240 User interface for a portion of a display screen
33 D548,239 Graphical user interface for a display screen
34 D548,238 User interface for a portion of a display screen
35 D548,237 Image for a portion of a display screen
36 D548,236 Key configuration for an input device