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Auto-measurement and calibration of DC resistance in current sensing
The present invention pertains to calibration in current sensing applications. Power conversion systems such as those used in computer architectures may employ...
Devices and methods for providing optical element focus functionality with
a movable imager die
Example devices and methods for providing optical element focus functionality with a movable imager die are provided. In one example, a device comprises an...
Navigation directions between automatically determined starting points and
To provide navigation directions in mapping applications, an indication of a geographic location and an indication of a map viewport that includes the...
High frequency bi-directional AC power transmission
A method may involve transmitting power between a tethered aerial vehicle equipped with wind turbines for generating power and a ground station configured to...
System and method for sharing of athletic performance data
A system and method for sharing athletic performance data are described herein. The system and method provide the upload of athletic performance data to a...
Notebook computer housing
Method and apparatus for management of inactive connections for service
continuity in an agnostic internet...
State machine diagram (300) illustrates inactive connection (303) management wherein all bindings are deregistered, but active sessions remain. The mobile...
Predictive indicator of network slowdown
A system and method for automatically providing an indication of network delay is disclosed. Software integrated into a user device is configured to identify...
Apparatus and method for accessing WiFi networks
A method and apparatus are for automatically accessing a social network account that provides member information about each of a plurality of social network...
Calculating and broadcasting an area's population density based on cell
The subject technology determines population density of an area in order to map one or more persons to smaller areas such as bathrooms, stores, and lines. Based...
Proximity detection via audio
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for detecting ambient audio, generating audio data based on...
Using local gradients for pitch resistant audio matching
System and methods for characterizing interest points within a descriptor are disclosed herein. The systems include generating a set of interest points related...
Extending playing time of a video playing session by adding an increment
of time to the video playing session...
A device is disclosed that includes an interface component configured to generate a user interface for playing and requesting videos and a reception component...
Methods, systems, and media for controlling a presentation of media
Systems, methods, and media for controlling a presentation of media content are provided. In accordance with some embodiments, methods for controlling a...
Music soundtrack recommendation engine for videos
A system and method provide a soundtrack recommendation service for recommending one or more soundtrack for a video (i.e., a probe video). A feature extractor...
Handheld imaging device with multi-core image processor integrating common
bus interface and dedicated image...
A handheld imaging device includes an image sensor for sensing an image; a multi-core processor for processing the sensed image; and a program memory provided...
Dynamically designing shared content
A system and method for dynamically designing shared content served via a content sharing source. The system includes a content size determination unit to...
Distributing shared content
A system for distributing shared content to an Internet user, includes a data store comprising a computer readable medium storing a program of instructions for...
Controlling access by web applications to resources on servers
Techniques are shown for providing third-party applications access to user resources based on user actions and processes that provide the third-party...
Personal identification number (PIN) generation between two devices in a
A method of generating a Personal Identification Number (PIN) between a first device and a second device in a network is provided. The method includes securely...
Automatic publication of a user's application installation events
A system and a method for notifying users of the installation of applications using social networks. An application broadcaster automatically publishes a user's...
Prioritized and contextual display of aggregated account notifications
Systems and methods of providing notifications are described herein. A user account for which a request to provide content is received is identified. Responsive...
Configuring networks using balanced incomplete block designs
Methods for configuring networks and systems including nodes and switches. In one aspect, a method includes selecting a (v, b, r, k, .lamda.) balanced...
Content delivery network
A request to store a data object is received at a hosted storage service. The request includes the data object and an associated object reference. The object...
Resource constraints for request processing
A server system having one or more processors and memory receives a first request from an application and processes at least a portion of the first request in...
Configurable 10/40 gigabit ethernet switch for operating in one or more
network operating modes
A configurable network switch is disclosed. The configurable network switch may include a plurality of network switch chips operatively connected to a plurality...
Storing encrypted objects
An encrypted resource is stored in association with an access control list. A request to retrieve the resource is received. The wrapped key and the...
Managing lifecycles of television gadgets and applications
The subject matter of this specification can be embodied in, among other things, a method that includes identifying metadata related to television programming....
Method and device for determining communication timing
This disclosure relates to the use of a method for determining communication timing of an aerial vehicle, such as a balloon. The method includes determining a...
System and method for emergency notification content delivery
A method for disseminating emergency notification content from an emergency originating source. The method comprising: delivering the emergency notification...
Somatosensory type notification alerts
A computing device is described that can receive contextual information related to a user associated with the computing device. The contextual information may...
Systems and methods for merging textures
Examples disclose a method and system for merging textures. The method may be executable to receive one or more images of an object, identify a texture value...
System and method for managing indoor geolocation conversions
The present technology proposes techniques for managing indoor geolocation conversions based on a user's intent in an indoor location. An advertiser may...
Frequency capping of content across multiple devices
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, and including a method for delivering content. The...
Advertisements in view
A technique is provided to determine whether a region within a web page is viewable to a user through a browser window. Often, browsers will only show part of a...
Aggregated performance information for video content items
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, including a method for presenting aggregated...
Determining geo-locations of users from user activities
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for determining geographic locations. One of the methods...
Classifying resources using a deep network
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for scoring concept terms using a deep network. One of the...
Aspects of the disclosure relate generally to using a primary and secondary authentication to provide a user with access to protected information or features....
Consistently delivering a web page having source code with a dynamic
According to some implementations, a method, system and computer program product for consistently delivering a web page having source code with a dynamic...
Automatic user-based query generation and execution
Computer-implemented methods for generating and executing user-based standing queries are provided. In one aspect, a method includes determining whether to...
Customizing image search for user attributes
Systems, method, and apparatus including computer program products for providing image search results. In some implementations, a method is provided. The method...
Content keyword identification
In general, in one aspect, a method includes compiling user interaction statistics for a set of content items displayed in association with a first target media...
Enriching web resources
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for enriching web resources In one aspect, a method includes:...
Enhancing queries for data tables with nested fields
Systems and methods for enabling querying of nested or repeated structures with simple, non-nested group by queries derived from a template. In particular,...
Temporal content selection
Systems and methods of the present disclosure relate generally to facilitating temporal content selection. In one implementation, the system parses a first...
Ranking of presentation modes for particular content
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for scoring and ranking environmental views of particular...
Multi-stage query processing system and method for use with tokenspace
A multi-stage query processing system and method enables multi-stage query scoring, including "snippet" generation, through incremental document reconstruction...
Click or skip evaluation of proximity rules
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for click or skip evaluation of proximity rules. In one...
Providing results to parameterless search queries
In one implementation, a computer-implemented method includes receiving a parameterless search request, which was provided to a mobile computing device, for...