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Battery temperature compensation with closed-loop fan control
A dual-loop control configuration employs battery temperature as a feedback metric in order to prevent overheating when recharging batteries. Temperature...
Bi-directional power control
An electrical circuit for bi-directional power control between two devices, including a mobile communication card, an electronic device that connects to the...
Method and device for limiting crossover in fuel cell systems
A method of and fuel cell system for limiting an amount of a fuel crossing over a membrane in a fuel cell, the method including determining an appropriate...
Decoding a transformed machine readable image
A method, apparatus, and computer-readable medium for decoding transformed machine readable images is disclosed. A reader device can acquire a machine readable...
Claiming delayed live reference streams
A system and method for identifying unauthorized uploaded content that has been uploaded before a validated live reference stream has been ingested is disclosed...
Activity signatures and activity replay detection
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for generating activity signatures and detecting activity...
Interface for watching a stream of videos
A computing device provides a display of a plurality of channel previews for a plurality of channels in a channel control area in a user interface, the display...
System and method for using emergency alert system messages
A home gateway (102) includes a receiving component (106), a reformatting (109) component, a transcoding component (107), and a transmitting component (110)....
Automatic application updates
A method for updating an application on a mobile device includes accessing, at the mobile device, application management information. The application management...
Updating an operating system
Systems and methods for updating operating system software are provided. In some aspects, an update for an operating system of a computing device is received,...
Building native computer applications using a browser platform
In one aspect, the subject disclosure can be embodied in a method for building desktop applications using a web browser platform is provided. A content type and...
Gathering and organizing content distributed via social media
The present disclosure relates to a method for gathering and organizing media content in a social media is provided. The method initiates with providing a...
Rating and review interface
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for receiving a search query for ratable entities,...
Time-marked hyperlinking to video content
In one example, a method includes: receiving from a first user interface a first input from a first user specifying a first particular instant in a video other...
Methods and devices for rendering interactions between virtual and
physical objects on a substantially...
Disclosed are methods and devices for rendering interactions between virtual and physical objects on a substantially transparent display are disclosed. In one...
Automatic user swap
A computer-implemented method for providing secure access to a computer is disclosed according to one aspect of the subject technology. The method comprises...
Increasing capacity in router forwarding tables
Aspects of the disclosure provide for increasing the capacity of ternary content addressable memories (TCAMs). For example, one aspect provides a method for...
Providing data feeds for video programs
A system, computer-readable storage medium storing at least one program, and a computer-implemented method for providing data feeds for video programs is...
Using a router based web meter in a mixed mode configuration
A method for associating a web event with a member of a group of users is implemented at a first computing device, the method including: receiving a data access...
Stream of content for a channel
A system and method for generating a channel includes a channel engine that retrieves candidate content items based on a topic from heterogeneous data sources....
Custom event and attraction suggestions
A computing device may determine a geographic location of the computing device. The computing device may receive information associated with a user. The...
Transferring a state of an application from a first computing device to a
second computing device
The disclosed subject matter relates to computer implemented methods for transferring a state of an application from a first computing device to a second...
Method of exchanging photos with interface content provider website
A photo is received from a mobile device. The photo is stored at an intermediary server. The photo is formatted at the intermediary server for at least one...
Access control list for a multi-user communication session
A system and associated methods for adding one or more invitees from a calendar event to an access control list of a multi-user communication session is...
Dynamic formatting of messages for multiple endpoints
In one general aspect, a tangible computer-readable storage medium can be configured to store instructions that when executed cause a processor to perform a...
Collaborative workflow through messaging conversations
A networked application and email application were described herein that provide for an intuitive system by which users can participate in collaborative...
Automatically providing content associated with captured information, such
as information captured in real-time
A system and method for automatically providing content associated with captured information is described. In some examples, the system receives input by a...
Detecting document text that is hard to read
A computer system is configured to determine portions of text extracted from a corresponding group of documents; process a particular portion of text by a set...
Device and method for updating a certificate
A method updates certificates for potential recipients. The method comprises determining whether the certificates require updating. The method comprises...
Managing information about entities using observations
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for managing entities using observations. In one aspect, a...
Propagating information among web pages
Web pages of a Website may be processed to improve search results. For example, information likely to pertain to more than just the Web page it is directly...
Methods and systems for prefetching music for devices
Methods and systems are presented for prefetching music for devices. The disclosed method includes detecting an access to a music library through a device. The...
Image search results provisoning
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for selectively presenting search results responsive to search query suggestions. In one...
Adjusting content delivery based on user submissions of photographs
Methods, and systems, including computer programs encoded on computer-readable storage mediums, including a method for adjusting content delivery based on user...
Method, system, and graphical user interface for improved search result
displays via user-specified annotations
A method, system, and graphical user interface for improved web searching via user-specified annotations are disclosed. One aspect of the invention involves a...
Efficient top-down hierarchical join on a hierarchically clustered data
An apparatus for conducting a hierarchical join on a hierarchically clustered data stream is disclosed. The apparatus may include a memory storing query...
Key management in smart pixel based tracking
The disclosed subject matter can be embodied in a method that includes receiving data comprising a user identifier associated with a user and a first set of one...
Learning to geolocate videos
A classifier training system trains classifiers for inferring the geographic locations of videos. A number of classifiers are provided, where each classifier...
Requesting a re-prompt based on learned behavior
A system for determining to request a re-prompt for a metering device, includes: a data store including a computer readable medium storing a program of...
Content presentation based on winning bid and attendance detected at a
physical location information in real time
A computer-implemented method for presenting content based on information detected in real time includes: receiving first information corresponding to detection...
Techniques for pruning phrase tables for statistical machine translation
A computer-implemented technique includes receiving, at a server including one or more processors, a phrase table for statistical machine translation, the...
Methods and devices for determining movements of an object in an
An example method may include receiving a first set of points based on detection of an environment of an autonomous vehicle during a first time period,...
Apparatus, systems and methods employing a contact lens that generates information indicative of a hydration level of an eye in which the lens is worn, are...
Location-based reminder process
A computer-implemented method and computing system for identifying, using one or more computing devices, an appointment scheduled for at least one user. Some...
Methods and apparatus for estimating time of arrival information
associated with a wireless signal
Methods and apparatus for estimating time of arrival information associated with a wireless signal are disclosed. In an embodiment, a wireless device (102), or...
Determination of dance steps based on media content
Methods and systems for determining dance steps based on music and/or other dancers. A wearable computing system may include a head mounted display (HMD). The...
Incremental image processing pipeline for matching multiple photos based
on image overlap
Systems, methods, and computer storage mediums are provided for matching multiple photographs together. An example method includes receiving a first collection...
Computer-implemented method for performing similarity searches
A similarity search may be performed on the image of a person, using visual characteristics and information that is known about the person. The search...
A system identifies an image and determines whether the image contains inappropriate content based on first data associated with the image, second data...
Interactive geo-referenced source imagery viewing system and method
The present invention pertains to geographical image applications. A user may transition between nadir and street level imagery using unstitched oblique...