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Selecting photographs for a destination
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for computerized travel services. One of the methods includes...
Image similarity determination
A system and method is provided that determines whether objects in one image are visually similar to objects in another image by replacing the images'...
Detecting objects in images
Techniques for detecting the location of an object of interest in a visual image are presented. A detector component extracts Histogram of Gradient (HOG)...
System and method for updating geographic data
According to one aspect, embodiments of the invention provide a system and method for utilizing the effort expended by a user in responding to a CAPTCHA request...
Inferring locations from an image
Systems and methods are disclosed for determining the location where an image was captured. In general, a device such as a smartphone may capture one or more...
Hand-triggered head-mounted photography
Embodiments described herein may help a computing device, such as a head-mountable device (HMD), to capture and process images in response to a user placing...
Specularity determination from images
Aspects of the disclosure relate generally to determine specularity of an object. As an example an object or area of geometry may be selected. A set of images...
Authentication based on proximity to mobile device
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for performing multi-factor authentication. In one aspect, a...
Securing information using entity detection
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, and including a method are provided where the method...
Method for implementing efficient entropy decoder by using high level
A non-transitory computer-readable storage medium having stored thereon computer executable program code which, when executed on a computer system, causes the...
System and method for recommending television programs based on user
A computer implemented method for recommending television programs based on search queries. The method is performed at a server, the server including a...
Ranking user content by content attributes
System, methods, and apparatus for attribute-based rating of authors and content. In some methods, first content authored by a first author having an attribute...
System and method of compressing data in font files
A compressed font file including compressed data is received. The compressed data is decompressed to generate decompressed data. An attempt to validate the...
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for decompounding compound words are disclosed. In one...
Performing actions based on capturing information from rendered documents,
such as documents under copyright
A hardware, firmware, and/or software facility ("facility") for providing information relevant to rendered documents is described. In some embodiments, the...
Predicting user navigation events within a browser
A method and system for predicting a next navigation event are described. Aspects of the disclosure minimize the delay between a navigation event and a network...
Social spaces for games
A method, computer program product, and system is described. A plurality of individuals who have participated in an electronic game are identified. A social...
Methods for updating applications
A method includes receiving, from a remote computing device, an update request, the update request including a first signature corresponding to a client-side...
Installer-free applications using native code modules and persistent local
Some embodiments provide a system that executes an application. During operation, the system obtains a resource list associated with the application and stores...
Predicated control flow and store instructions for native code module
Some embodiments provide a system that executes a native code module. During operation, the system obtains the native code module. Next, the system loads the...
Media enhancement dock
Systems and methods are provided for enhancing the video and audio capabilities of an electronic device (102) using a media enhancement dock (150, 250)....
Web input through drag and drop
A system for enabling the drag and drop behavior detects a cursor over a non-input element and creates a container to receive an object dragged by the cursor....
Real-time analysis of feature relationships for interactive networks
Systems and methods for providing real-time analysis of feature relationships are provided. In some aspects, a method includes receiving user activity data and...
Content feed user interface
A content feed aggregator displays an ordered list of content items, including a selected item and a set of other items. The selected item is displayed in an...
Techniques for generating and displaying a visual flow of user content
through a social network
A computer-implemented technique for generating a visual display illustrating the flow of user content in a social network is described. The technique can...
Motion-based interface control on computing device
A computer-implemented user interface method include displaying an image on a graphical user interface of a mobile computing device, receiving a first user...
Systems and methods for a graphical user interface of a controller for an
energy-consuming system having...
Devices and methods are provided for generating and/or displaying a graphical user interface used to control an energy-consuming system, such as a heating,...
Engaging and disengaging for autonomous driving
Aspects of the present disclosure relate switching between autonomous and manual driving modes. In order to do so, the vehicle's computer may conduct a series...
Eyeglass frame with input and output functionality
An electronic device includes a frame configured to be worn on the head of a user and having first and second rims with lenses and a bridge between the rims for...
System and method for automatically generating an electronic journal
A system and method of the subject technology automatically generates an electronic journal of a series of events based on input from data sources already used...
Vehicle rear door
Wall component comprising a booth
Wall component comprising a pod
Techniques for automatically establishing a long-lasting connection across
computing devices configured for...
A computer-implemented technique includes initiating, at a first computing device including one or more processors, communication with a second computing device...
Receiver state estimation in a duty cycled radio
A method for receiver state estimation includes communicating, from a first communications device to a second communications device, a first plurality of...
Caller feedback in mobile devices
Caller feedback in mobile devices, in which, upon receiving a telephone call from a caller, a user selection of a control is detected, and a message associated...
Identifying an end of a television program
Systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage mediums storing at least one program for identifying an end of a television program is described....
Delaying automatic playing of a video based on visibility of the video
Systems and methods for delaying automatic playing of a video based on visibility of the video are presented. In one or more aspects, a system is provided that...
Product availability notifications
In one example, a method includes determining a first video being viewed by a user of a computing device and one or more pieces of preview video associated with...
Broadcast content to HTTP client conversion
In embodiments of broadcast content to HTTP client conversion, a client converter (118) receives video content (108) as an input (204) of broadcast content data...
Method and system for automatic 3-D image creation
Disclosed herein are methods, devices, and non-transitory computer readable media that relate to stereoscopic image creation. A camera captures an initial image...
Scene detection based on video encoding parameters
Systems and methods for automatically detecting scenes in a video based on parameters employed to encode the video are presented. In one or more aspects, a...
Uniform illumination image capture
Methods and systems are provided for capturing an image having uniform illumination over a range of distances. The system may include a light source, a light...
Modular camera system
What is described herein is a system which includes an arm where the arm includes a cutout which is a same shape as at least some part of a video camera and...
Single pixel camera
A camera system includes a single pixel photo-sensor disposed in or on a substrate to acquire image data. A micro-lens is adjustably positioned above the single...
Camera architecture having a repositionable color filter array
A camera system includes an array of image pixels disposed in or on a substrate and laid out in a multi-ring pattern. The array of image pixels is coupled to...
Inbound telephony orchestrator for hangout-based contact center platform
A system and method are provided for receiving inbound conventional calls and establishing real-time interconnectivity in a multimedia production environment....
Methods and apparatus for performing dynamic load balancing of processing
A load balancer coupled between a network and a pool of processing resources utilizes a method for performing automatic, dynamic load balancing with respect to...
Secure instant messaging system
A secure instant messaging (IM) system integrates secure instant messaging into existing instant messaging systems. A certificate authority (CA) issues security...
Retrieving conversations that match a search query
A server having one or more processors and memory receives a search query from a client. The server identifies a conversation relevant to the search query,...