Microsoft patents granted on 18 December 2007

23 US patents granted on 18 December 2007 and assigned to Microsoft

1 D557,704 Icon for a portion of a display screen
2 D557,703 Icon for a portion of a display screen
3 D557,702 Icon for a portion of a display screen
4 D557,701 Transitional image for a portion of a display screen
5 D557,658 Portion of a charger
6 7,310,822 Filtering a permission set using permission requests associated with a code assembly
7 7,310,802 Load balancing of chat servers based on gradients
8 7,310,801 Servicing a component-based software product throughout the software product lifecycle
9 7,310,771 Method and computer-readable medium for providing page and table formatting services
10 7,310,721 Shadow page tables for address translation control
11 7,310,694 Reducing information reception delays
12 7,310,655 Method and system for concurrent garbage collection
13 7,310,649 Data structure for efficient enqueuing and dequeuing
14 7,310,644 Locating potentially identical objects across multiple computers
15 7,310,642 Methods, apparatus and data structures for facilitating a natural language interface to stored information
16 7,310,641 Multiple redundant services with reputation
17 7,310,634 Manipulating schematized data in a database
18 7,310,632 Decision-theoretic web-crawling and predicting web-page change
19 7,310,599 Removing noise from feature vectors
20 7,310,592 Method and apparatus to group sets of computers into classes for statistical analysis
21 7,310,101 System and method for generating generalized displacement maps from mesostructure geometries
22 7,310,100 Efficient graphics pipeline with a pixel cache and data pre-fetching
23 7,308,982 Disc sleeve with retention feature