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Mining data for natural language system
A method iteratively processes data for a set of actions, including: for each action: accessing a corresponding set of command sentences for the action,...
Character and word level language models for out-of-vocabulary text input
A computing device determines, based at least in part on indications of user input, scores for a first set of candidate strings and a second set of candidate...
System and method for renaming hyperlinks
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for receiving a first hyperlink as input, the first hyperlink...
Detection and validation of expansion types of expandable content items
This specification describes methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage device, for detecting and...
Multi-screen computing device applications
A system, apparatus and method for executing a software program on a plurality of computing devices are disclosed. A first computing device executes a software...
System and method for limiting the impact of stragglers in large-scale
parallel data processing
A large-scale data processing system and method including a plurality of processes, wherein a master process assigns input data blocks to respective map...
Method for compiling an intermediate code of an application
A method for compiling an original application written in an intermediate code, in which the original application is executed by means of a virtual machine. The...
Method for providing an application as a library in a virtual machine
A method for providing an application by a virtual machine. The method includes a step of compiling an application written in a source code to a native...
Using information from a user device and a server to suggest an input
Systems may include receiving, from the user device, data representing input to a virtual keyboard on the user device, where the virtual keyboard includes keys,...
Dynamic input at a touch-based interface based on pressure
Disclosed herein are methods, devices, and systems that may enable a touch-based interface to receive dynamic user inputs based on pressure. An exemplary method...
Techniques for navigation among multiple images
Aspects of the disclosure relate generally to providing a user with an image navigation experience. In order to do so, a reference image may be identified. A...
Virtual control for touch-sensitive devices
A virtual control is displayed on a touch-responsive display screen. The virtual control visually is displayed as multiple control segments, and layered over an...
Power-preserving communications architecture with long-polling persistent
cloud channel for wireless...
Provided according to one or more embodiments herein are methods, systems and related architectures for facilitating network communications between a wireless...
Method for selectively treating surfaces
A method of treating a surface includes providing an object and applying a masking layer to a target surface area of the object. A sacrificial material is...
Selectable lens button for a hazard detector and method therefor
According to one embodiment, a hazard detector includes a front casing coupled with a back plate to define a housing having an interior region. The hazard...
Power generation via a solar montgolfier balloon
Example embodiments may facilitate altitude control by a balloon in a balloon network in a manner that also can generate power. An example method involves...
Disposable digital camera with printing assembly
A digital camera includes an image capture assembly; a print media transport assembly; a pagewidth ink jet printhead; a roll of print media; an internal chassis...
Noble metal surface treatment to improve adhesion in bio-compatible
A method involving forming a sacrificial layer on a working substrate; forming a first bio-compatible layer on the sacrificial layer such that the first...
A system and method is provided for receiving and displaying voting data with respect to online hosted videos. Viewers vote on portions within various videos...
The present disclosure provides an apparatus including a first chamber containing an eye-mountable device. The apparatus may also include a second chamber...
Portion of a display screen with graphical user interface
Portion of a display screen with graphical user interface
Mobile device module
Hazardous condition detector
Detecting automated identities in computer user communities
A computer-implemented method of detecting automated identities, including. The method includes, using one or more computing devices, providing for display to a...
Automated sign up based on existing online identity
An automated system for signing up users invited to join a site based on their existing identity includes an invitation generator, an invite processor, a...
Placing sponsored-content based on images in video content
Sponsored-content may be placed based on images in video content. A first image in a frame of a video content item is identified. The first image is matched...
Weighted N-finger scaling and scrolling
In one example, a method includes receiving an indication of an input gesture detected at a presence-sensitive input device, where the input gesture includes...
Adaptive user interface for widescreen devices
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for adapting user interfaces for devices that include...
Determining expansion directions for expandable content item environments
This specification describes methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage device, for detecting expansion...
Generating and using ephemeral identifiers and message integrity codes
Systems and methods for generating and using ephemeral identifiers are provided. One example method includes determining, by one or more computing devices, a...
Vertex array access bounds checking
Aspects of the invention relate generally to validating array bounds in an API emulator. More specifically, an OpenGL (or OpenGL ES) emulator may examine each...
Method for combining non-latency-sensitive and latency-sensitive input and
Systems, mediums, and methods are provided for scheduling input/output requests to a storage system. The input output requests may be received, categorized...
Automatically grouping resources accessed by a user
The disclosed subject matter relates to computer-implemented methods for automatically grouping resources, such as electronic files, websites, applications, and...
Using an audio stream to identify metadata associated with a currently
playing television program
Systems and methods for using an audio stream to identify metadata associated with a currently playing television program are disclosed. A video stream...
Methods and systems for providing network content for devices with
displays having limited viewing area
A server computer can generate and provide network content that is displayed on computing devices, such as mobile phones or tablets, which include displays with...
Resource locator remarketing
Methods, systems, and apparatus for resource locator remarketing are presented. In one aspect, a method includes receiving visitation data from a publisher, the...
Detecting spam across a social network
A system and method for detecting spam across a social network using a spam detector is disclosed. The system comprises a post receiving module, a fingerprint...
System and method for providing visual representations of email to enable
efficient email processing
An email system is disclosed which provides annotations associated with email to recipients and allows the recipients to interact with annotated email. The...
Detection and prevention of unwanted content on cloud-hosted services
The problem of abuse of privileges at cloud-hosted service sites is addressed at the sign-up stage by identifying suspicious or abusive users and preventing...
Storing information in a trusted environment for use in processing data
triggers in an untrusted environment
A server system having memory and one or more processors running a trusted internal process receives, from an untrusted external process of one or more external...
Personal media database
A system and computer-implemented method for maintaining a personal media database associated with a user account including media-related information, the...
Book content item search
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products are provided for ranking distinct book content items based on implicit links to other...
Collecting useful user feedback about geographical entities
A system and machine-implemented method for displaying user-submitted comments for geographic entities, including displaying a list of geographic entities, and...
Classifying search results
This invention relates to determining page elements to display in response to a search. A method embodiment of this invention determines a page element based on...
Generating real-time search results
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for generating real-time search results. In one aspect, a...
Visual content retrieval
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for generating image search results. One of the methods includes...
Determining geographic areas of interest for a query
Methods, systems, and apparatus for selecting geographic areas of interest for a query. A method includes for each query stored in search log data, determining...
Campaign and competitive analysis and data visualization based on search
Techniques for providing interactive visualizations for an entity or group of entities based on search interest data are provided. The search interest data may...
Input method editor integration
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, in which an input method editor receives composition inputs in an input method editor...