Microsoft patents granted on 17 October 2006

23 US patents granted on 17 October 2006 and assigned to Microsoft

1 D530,338 Image for a portion of a display screen
2 D530,337 Image for a portion of a display screen
3 7,124,416 System and method for user mode applications to register to receive kernel mode device related events
4 7,124,409 Automatic software installation on heterogeneous networked computer systems
5 7,124,408 Binding by hash
6 7,124,405 Class initialization method semantics
7 7,124,400 Extensible customization framework for a software system
8 7,124,312 Capacitive sensing employing a repeatable offset charge
9 7,124,255 Message based inter-process for high volume data
10 7,124,251 Stack allocation system and method
11 7,124,198 Apparatus and method for scaling TCP off load buffer requirements by segment size
12 7,124,080 Method and apparatus for adapting a class entity dictionary used with language models
13 7,124,077 Frequency domain postfiltering for quality enhancement of coded speech
14 7,124,074 Method and apparatus for providing improved HMM POS tagger for multi-word entries and factoids
15 7,124,066 Facial image processing methods and systems
16 7,124,054 System and method for mining model accuracy display
17 7,123,778 Whiteboard imaging system
18 7,123,770 Incremental system for real time digital ink analysis
19 7,123,734 Antenna and speaker configuration for a mobile device
20 7,123,609 Managing packet-based telephony
21 7,123,259 Reflection space image based rendering
22 7,123,244 Adaptive input pen mode selection
23 7,123,241 Quantitatively force-sensing computer keyboard