Microsoft patents granted on 30 November 2010

38 US patents granted on 30 November 2010 and assigned to Microsoft

1 7,844,976 Processing data across a distributed network
2 7,844,975 Mock exceptions in a host add-in environment
3 7,844,972 Resource manager architecture utilizing a policy manager
4 7,844,959 Runtime optimization of distributed execution graph
5 7,844,951 Specification generation from implementations
6 7,844,947 Runtime services for network software platform
7 7,844,906 Multi-mode communication apparatus and interface for contacting a user
8 7,844,898 Exporting a document in multiple formats
9 7,844,878 Dynamic electronic correction code feedback to extend memory device lifetime
10 7,844,833 Method and system for user protected media pool
11 7,844,826 Method and apparatus for communicating authorization data
12 7,844,808 Computer compliance enforcement
13 7,844,792 Game disk layout
14 7,844,723 Live content streaming using file-centric media protocols
15 7,844,700 Latency free scanning of malware at a network transit point
16 7,844,668 Suggesting a discussion group based on indexing of the posts within that discussion group
17 7,844,666 Controls and displays for acquiring preferences, inspecting behavior, and guiding the learning and decision policies of an adaptive communications prioritization and routing system
18 7,844,661 Composition of local media playback with remotely generated user interface
19 7,844,645 File handling for naming conflicts
20 7,844,606 Legacy filter support in a new managed file system filter model
21 7,844,570 Database generation systems and methods
22 7,844,555 Ranker selection for statistical natural language processing
23 7,844,457 Unsupervised labeling of sentence level accent
24 7,844,456 Grammar confusability metric for speech recognition
25 7,844,449 Scalable probabilistic latent semantic analysis
26 7,844,303 Cable management in an FM transmitter
27 7,844,237 Radio frequency signal for determining location
28 7,844,114 Logical structure layout identification and classification for offline character recognition
29 7,844,086 Head pose assessment methods and systems
30 7,844,073 Watermark-based goods authentication
31 7,844,059 Dereverberation of multi-channel audio streams
32 7,844,038 Systems, methods and apparatus for tracking on-call activity
33 7,843,893 Method to reduce or eliminate audio interference from computer components
34 7,843,828 Methods and systems for alleviating network congestion
35 7,843,818 Intelligent buffering process for network conference video
36 7,843,467 Shape deformation
37 7,843,456 Gradient domain editing of animated meshes
38 7,841,517 Visual identity mechanisms