Yahoo patents granted on 30 August 2011

9 US patents granted on 30 August 2011 and assigned to Yahoo

1 8,010,996 Authentication seal for online applications
2 8,010,547 Normalizing query words in web search
3 8,010,544 Inverted indices in information extraction to improve records extracted per annotation
4 8,010,537 System and method for assisting search requests with vertical suggestions
5 8,010,532 System and method for automatically organizing bookmarks through the use of tag data
6 8,010,529 System and method for determining a relationship between available content and current interests to identify a need for content
7 8,010,394 System and method to facilitate yearly inventory forecasting for network-based entities
8 8,010,087 Mobile carrier capability
9 8,009,610 Communication platform and method for packet communication between a service provider and a radio communication device