Microsoft patents granted on 26 October 2010

65 US patents granted on 26 October 2010 and assigned to Microsoft

1 D626,165 Support for an electronic camera
2 D626,146 Icon for a display screen
3 D626,145 Icon for a display screen
4 D626,144 Icon for a display screen
5 D626,141 Group of icons for a display screen
6 D626,140 User interface for a display screen
7 D626,139 User interface for a display screen
8 D626,138 User interface for a display screen
9 D626,137 User interface for a display screen
10 D626,133 User interface for a display screen
11 D626,132 User interface for a display screen
12 D626,131 Animated user interface for a display screen
13 D626,127 Keyboard
14 7,823,210 Rights management using recording definition information (RDI)
15 7,823,208 Method and system for binding enhanced software features to a persona
16 7,823,164 Automated generation of different script versions
17 7,823,157 Dynamic queue for use in threaded computing environment
18 7,823,138 Distributed testing for computing features
19 7,823,132 Automated test case verification that is loosely coupled with respect to automated test case execution
20 7,823,089 Manipulating objects displayed on a display screen
21 7,823,086 Publishing protocol extensions for enhanced authoring of web pages
22 7,823,077 System and method for user modification of metadata in a shell browser
23 7,823,073 Presence-based location and/or proximity awareness
24 7,823,071 User interface start page
25 7,823,063 Delayed loading and instantiation of resources defined in markup
26 7,823,060 Undo/redo architecture across multiple files
27 7,823,032 Data recording/reproduction for write-once discs
28 7,823,006 Analyzing problem signatures
29 7,822,993 System and method for using address bits to affect encryption
30 7,822,992 In-place content substitution via code-invoking link
31 7,822,988 Method and system for identity recognition
32 7,822,983 Physical device bonding
33 7,822,970 Method and apparatus for regulating access to a computer via a computer network
34 7,822,938 System and method for performing garbage collection based on unmanaged memory allocations
35 7,822,853 Stabilization of distributed systems
36 7,822,835 Logically centralized physically distributed IP network-connected devices configuration
37 7,822,811 Performance enhancements for video conferencing
38 7,822,793 User data profile namespace
39 7,822,774 Using link structure for suggesting related queries
40 7,822,763 Synonym and similar word page search
41 7,822,762 Entity-specific search model
42 7,822,759 Query-driven sharing and syndication
43 7,822,752 Efficient retrieval algorithm by query term discrimination
44 7,822,742 Modifying relevance ranking of search result items
45 7,822,741 API for programmatic retrieval and replay of database trace
46 7,822,738 Collaborative workspace context information filtering
47 7,822,699 Adaptive semantic reasoning engine
48 7,822,696 Histogram-based classifiers having variable bin sizes
49 7,822,683 System and method for secure third-party development and hosting within a financial services network
50 7,822,662 Key performance indicator system and method
51 7,822,601 Adaptive vector Huffman coding and decoding based on a sum of values of audio data symbols
52 7,822,596 Flexible display translation
53 7,822,289 Locally adapted hierarchical basis preconditioning
54 7,822,280 Epipolar geometry-based motion estimation for multi-view image and video coding
55 7,822,270 Multimedia color management system
56 7,822,200 Method and system for asymmetric key security
57 7,822,123 Efficient repeat padding for hybrid video sequence with arbitrary video resolution
58 7,821,985 Network interface routing using computational context
59 7,821,974 UMTS RIL extension
60 7,821,947 Automatic discovery of service/host dependencies in computer networks
61 7,821,930 Fault-tolerant communications in routed networks
62 7,821,896 Data recording/reproduction for write-once discs
63 7,821,667 Validation of print configuration documents
64 7,821,524 Adaptive contextual filtering
65 7,821,316 Multiphase clock generator with enhanced phase control