Microsoft patents granted on 26 June 2007

32 US patents granted on 26 June 2007 and assigned to Microsoft

1 D545,325 Icon for a portion of a display screen
2 7,237,254 Seamless switching between different playback speeds of time-scale modified data streams
3 7,237,253 User interface for interactive television systems
4 7,237,245 Object connectivity through loosely coupled publish and subscribe events
5 7,237,244 System and related methods for reducing memory requirements of a media processing system
6 7,237,243 Multiple device management method and system
7 7,237,241 Methods and systems for managing access to shared resources using control flow
8 7,237,240 Most used programs list
9 7,237,232 Method and system for recording program information in the event of a failure
10 7,237,231 Automatic identification of input values that expose output failures in a software object
11 7,237,207 Mapper compiler
12 7,237,197 Method and system for presenting a video stream of a video streaming device
13 7,237,194 System and method for generating optimized binary representation of an object tree
14 7,237,188 Method and system for managing dynamic tables
15 7,237,186 Exiting a spreadsheet edit mode during a mouse drag operation
16 7,237,184 Data property promotion system and method
17 7,237,137 Automatic classification of event data
18 7,237,118 Methods and systems for authentication of a user for sub-locations of a network location
19 7,237,038 System and related interfaces supporting the processing of media content
20 7,237,032 Progressive streaming media rendering
21 7,237,022 Suspension and reinstatement of reference handles
22 7,236,988 Methods and systems for providing random access to structured media content
23 7,236,980 Unicode normalization
24 7,236,979 Menu-less system and method for interactively manipulating and reformatting data entered in a tabular format in a data processing application
25 7,236,958 Electronic software license with software product installer identifier
26 7,236,925 Left-corner chart parsing
27 7,236,914 Integrated aircraft flight dynamics prediction and simulation
28 7,236,626 Pattern detection
29 7,236,589 Device for point compression for Jacobians of hyperelliptic curves
30 7,236,576 Common visual and functional architecture for presenting and controlling arbitrary telephone line features
31 7,236,180 Dynamic rendering of ink strokes with transparency
32 7,236,174 Adaptively filtering outlines of typographic characters to simplify representative control data