Yahoo patent applications published on 02 October 2008

16 US patent applications published on 02 October 2008 and assigned to Yahoo

1 20080244428 Visually Emphasizing Query Results Based on Relevance Feedback
2 20080244414 ON-WIDGET DATA CONTROL
3 20080244413 CENTRALIZED REGISTRATION FOR DISTRIBUTED SOCIAL CONTENT SERVICES
4 20080244053 GEOGRAPHIC READER DISPLAY DATA
5 20080244038 Point of Presence Distribution Mechanism for Digital Content Objects
6 20080243949 DIVIDED BACKUP OF DATA WAREHOUSE
7 20080243826 System and method for determining semantically related terms
8 20080243821 System for providing geographically relevant content to a search query with local intent
9 20080243810 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR LAUNCHING A BROWSER
10 20080243783 System for determining the geographic range of local intent in a search query
11 20080243612 System and method for using a browser extension to detect events related to digital advertisements
12 20080243611 System for determining local intent in a search query
13 20080243531 System and method for predictive targeting in online advertising using life stage profiling
14 20080243480 System and method for determining semantically related terms
15 20080242323 EMPLOYING THE SMS PROTOCOL AS A TRANSPORT LAYER PROTOCOL
16 20080242281 MOBILE ADDRESSABILITY WITH MAPPING OF PHONE NUMBERS TO DYNAMIC IP ADDRESSES