Yahoo patents granted on 17 March 2015

6 US patents granted on 17 March 2015 and assigned to Yahoo

1 8,984,406 Method and system for annotating video content
2 8,984,398 Generation of search result abstracts
3 8,984,074 Sender-based ranking of person profiles and multi-person automatic suggestions
4 8,983,996 Assisted searching
5 8,983,923 System and method for the retrieval and display of supplemental content
6 8,982,053 Presenting a new user screen in response to detection of a user motion