Microsoft patents granted on 22 December 2015

39 US patents granted on 22 December 2015 and assigned to Microsoft

1 9,219,804 Automatic answering of a mobile phone
2 9,219,782 Identifying seed computing devices using estimates in peer-to-peer networks
3 9,219,776 Aggregating content from different content sources at a cloud service
4 9,219,733 Software-based aliasing for accessing multiple shared resources on a single remote host
5 9,219,710 Seamless authentication with proxy servers
6 9,219,705 Scaling network services using DNS
7 9,219,673 Crisscross cancellation protocol
8 9,219,670 Link-aware throughput acceleration profiles
9 9,218,740 Enriching driving experience with cloud assistance
10 9,218,683 Collection rearrangement animation
11 9,218,630 Identifying influential users of a social networking service
12 9,218,525 Shape recognition using partial shapes
13 9,218,497 Incentive-based app execution
14 9,218,422 Personalized deeplinks for search results
15 9,218,417 Ad-hoc queries integrating usage analytics with search results
16 9,218,412 Searching a database of listings
17 9,218,403 Optimizing data processing using dynamic schemas
18 9,218,360 User-selected tags for annotating geographic domains containing points-of-interest
19 9,218,358 Identifying files stored on client devices as web-based search results
20 9,218,350 Searching and placeholders
21 9,218,342 Conversion of a document while retaining a format of an element of the document
22 9,218,333 Context sensitive auto-correction
23 9,218,246 Coordinating fault recovery in a distributed system
24 9,218,206 Memory management model and interface for new applications
25 9,218,178 Secure firmware updates
26 9,218,177 Techniques to optimize upgrade tasks
27 9,218,136 Cloud scale directory services
28 9,218,135 Hierarchical allocation for file system storage device
29 9,218,071 Interpolation of position of a stylus in a touch sensor
30 9,218,067 Mobile communications device user interface
31 9,218,047 Efficient power management of a system with virtual machines
32 D745,895 Display screen with graphical user interface
33 D745,883 Display screen with graphical user interface
34 D745,881 Display screen with graphical user interface
35 D745,880 Display screen with graphical user interface
36 D745,879 Display screen with graphical user interface
37 D745,878 Display screen with animated graphical user interface
38 D745,877 Display screen with graphical user interface
39 D745,876 Display screen with graphical user interface