Microsoft patents granted on 10 January 2017

73 US patents granted on 10 January 2017 and assigned to Microsoft

1 D776,161 Display screen with icon
2 D776,160 Display screen with icon
3 D776,157 Display screen with icon
4 D776,149 Display screen with animated graphical user interface
5 D776,132 Display screen with animated graphical user interface
6 9,545,030 Flexible thermal conduit for an electronic device
7 9,544,872 Transmitting location data in wireless networks
8 9,544,777 White space utilization
9 9,544,770 User authentication in a mobile environment
10 9,544,703 Detection of device configuration
11 9,544,608 Lossless image compression for few-colored images
12 9,544,537 Shared scene mesh data synchronization
13 9,544,504 Rapid synchronized lighting and shuttering
14 9,544,436 Providing missed call and message information
15 9,544,409 Automated caller identifier from contact lists of a user’s contacts
16 9,544,400 Manipulating binary large objects
17 9,544,374 Relative timestamp when real time clock is unavailable
18 9,544,353 Dynamic activation of web applications
19 9,544,310 Discovering and disambiguating identity providers
20 9,544,280 Utilization of a protected module to prevent offline dictionary attacks
21 9,544,266 NSEC3 performance in DNSSEC
22 9,544,225 Method for end point identification in computer networks
23 9,544,213 Keep alive management
24 9,544,212 Data usage profiles for users and applications
25 9,544,207 Using different connectivity checks to determine causes of connectivity issues
26 9,544,158 Workspace collaboration via a wall-type computing device
27 9,544,147 Model based multi-tier authentication
28 9,543,959 Phase-mode based superconducting logic
29 9,543,937 Multi-phase clock generation
30 9,543,650 Loop antenna for mobile handset and other applications
31 9,543,639 Back face antenna in a computing device case
32 9,542,949 Satisfying specified intent(s) based on multimodal request(s)
33 9,542,931 Leveraging interaction context to improve recognition confidence scores
34 9,542,928 Generating natural language outputs
35 9,542,906 Shared compositional resources
36 9,542,766 Intelligent configuration of data visualizations
37 9,542,749 Fast general multipath correction in time-of-flight imaging
38 9,542,670 Information management systems with time zone information, including event scheduling processes
39 9,542,667 Navigating messages within a thread
40 9,542,652 Posterior probability pursuit for entity disambiguation
41 9,542,622 Framework for data extraction by examples
42 9,542,621 Spatial pyramid pooling networks for image processing
43 9,542,564 Personal site privacy policy
44 9,542,544 Correlated display of biometric identity, feedback and user interaction state
45 9,542,536 Sustained data protection
46 9,542,498 Provision of applications to mobile devices
47 9,542,495 Targeted content provisioning based upon tagged search results
48 9,542,494 Proactive delivery of related tasks for identified entities
49 9,542,491 Utilizing keystroke logging to determine items for presentation
50 9,542,473 Tagged search result maintainance
51 9,542,465 Quorum based transactionally consistent membership management in distributed storage
52 9,542,440 Enterprise graph search based on object and actor relationships
53 9,542,438 Term complete
54 9,542,431 Cyclic commit transaction protocol
55 9,542,380 Generating financial data documents using templates
56 9,542,337 Device side host integrity validation
57 9,542,256 Analysis stack for an event flow
58 9,542,247 Content sharing between sandboxed apps
59 9,542,229 Multiple core real-time task execution
60 9,542,203 Universal dock for context sensitive computing device
61 9,542,176 Predicting software build errors
62 9,542,168 Hostable compiler utilizing type information from a host application
63 9,542,092 Prediction-based touch contact tracking
64 9,542,066 Window grouping
65 9,542,062 Virtualization of mobile device user experience
66 9,542,020 Remote session control using multi-touch inputs
67 9,541,962 Mobile computing device having a flexible hinge structure
68 9,541,961 Shielding via display chassis
69 9,541,938 Network architecture for data communication
70 9,541,697 Transparent display backlight assembly
71 9,541,299 Setting-independent climate regulator control
72 9,539,510 Reshapable connector with variable rigidity
73 9,539,500 Biometric recognition