Microsoft patents granted on 09 October 2007

29 US patents granted on 09 October 2007 and assigned to Microsoft

1 7,281,273 Protecting content on medium from unfettered distribution
2 7,281,261 Remotely accessing and programming a set top box
3 7,281,252 Method, system, and apparatus for implementing object interfaces at runtime
4 7,281,248 Virtualized and realized user interface controls
5 7,281,247 Software image creation in a distributed build environment
6 7,281,245 Mechanism for downloading software components from a remote source for use by a local software application
7 7,281,208 Image stitching methods and systems
8 7,281,207 Object persister
9 7,281,202 Framework for creating modular web applications
10 7,281,186 Error/status information management
11 7,281,018 Form template data source change
12 7,281,013 Workload analysis tool for relational databases
13 7,281,007 Optimization based method for estimating the results of aggregate queries
14 7,281,000 Method for efficient query execution using dynamic queries in database environments
15 7,280,966 Electronic mail replies with speech recognition
16 7,280,960 Sub-band voice codec with multi-stage codebooks and redundant coding
17 7,280,956 System, method, and computer program product for file encryption, decryption and transfer
18 7,280,853 Ultra wide band power save
19 7,280,700 Optimization techniques for data compression
20 7,280,692 System and method for image editing
21 7,280,647 Dynamic photo caller identification
22 7,280,558 Asynchronous pattern
23 7,280,547 Dynamic WAN port detection
24 7,280,111 API communications for vertex and pixel shaders
25 7,280,109 Regional progressive meshes
26 7,280,107 Procedural graphics architectures and techniques
27 7,279,629 Classification and use of classifications in searching and retrieval of information
28 D552,624 Icon for a portion of a display screen
29 D552,623 User interface for a portion of a display screen