Microsoft patents granted on 27 January 2015

40 US patents granted on 27 January 2015 and assigned to Microsoft

1 D721,727 Display screen with icon set
2 8,943,579 Trusted communications with child processes
3 8,943,560 Techniques to provision and manage a digital telephone to authenticate with a network
4 8,943,551 Cloud-based device information storage
5 8,943,526 Estimating engagement of consumers of presented content
6 8,943,510 Mutual-exclusion algorithms resilient to transient memory faults
7 8,943,420 Augmenting a field of view
8 8,943,417 Integrated collaborative user interface for a document editor program
9 8,943,415 Third party control of location information access
10 8,943,271 Distributed cache arrangement
11 8,943,252 Latency sensitive software interrupt and thread scheduling
12 8,943,220 Continuous deployment of applications
13 8,943,215 Distributed smooth streaming utilizing dynamic manifests
14 8,943,211 Reputation mashup
15 8,943,208 Controlling access to resources by hosted entities
16 8,943,189 Standard based detection and launch of client applications
17 8,943,155 Workflow and in-context E-mail recipient handling
18 8,943,148 Internet E-mail bridge
19 8,943,092 Digital ink based contextual search
20 8,943,043 Dynamic community-based cache for mobile search
21 8,942,985 Centralized method and system for clarifying voice commands
22 8,942,978 Parameter learning in a hidden trajectory model
23 8,942,917 Change invariant scene recognition by an agent
24 8,942,489 Vector graphics classification engine
25 8,942,482 Image quality assessment
26 8,942,470 Sentiment classification using out of domain data
27 8,942,428 Isolate extraneous motions
28 8,942,370 Filter bank optimization for acoustic echo cancellation
29 8,942,359 Offline voicemail
30 8,942,289 Computational complexity and precision control in transform-based digital media codec
31 8,942,072 Efficient access to storage devices with usage bitmaps
32 8,941,710 Ambulatory presence features
33 8,941,683 Transparent display interaction
34 8,941,671 Para-virtualized domain, hull, and geometry shaders
35 8,941,670 Para-virtualized high-performance computing and GDI acceleration
36 8,941,657 Calculating zoom level timeline data
37 8,941,644 Computing three-dimensional image models in parallel
38 8,941,641 Annotating or editing three dimensional space
39 8,941,591 User interface elements positioned for display
40 8,941,559 Opacity filter for display device