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Unlocking mobile-device and/or unmanned aerial vehicle capability in an
An illustrative emergency-support system may include multiple unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), which are configured to provide emergency support for a number of...
Resource management in a multi-operating environment
A method for providing user access to telephony operations in a multi operating environment having memory resources nearly depleted that include determining...
Method and apparatus to facilitate preventing interference as between base
stations sharing carrier resources
A first base station communicates (102) with a second base station (wherein an ongoing communication cannot be handed over from the first base station to the...
Apparatus and methods for remote control of electronic devices
In accordance with aspects of the disclosure, a portable computing device may be configured as a universal remote control to wirelessly control one or more...
Selectively recording media content
An implementation of the subject matter described in this specification provides systems and methods for selectively recording media content. User preference...
Systems and methods for automatically adjusting the temporal creation data
associated with image files
In one aspect, a method for automatically adjusting temporal creation data for a plurality of images is disclosed. The method may generally include receiving a...
Techniques for automatic photo album generation
A computer-implemented technique can receive, at a computing device including one or more processors, a plurality of photos. The technique can extract quality...
High-confidence labeling of video volumes in a video sharing service
A volume identification system identifies a set of unlabeled spatio-temporal volumes within each of a set of videos, each volume representing a distinct object...
Edge-aware smoothing in images
In some implementations of edge-aware smoothing, a method includes determining a boundary map for an input image, where the boundary map associates one of...
System and method for performing supervised object segmentation on images
Each training image in a collection of training images is associated with a corresponding mask. A set of training images is selected from the collection as...
Image masks for face-related selection and processing in images
In some implementations, a method includes identifying one or more face regions of an image, the face regions including pixels that depict at least a portion of...
Programmatic silhouette attribute determination
A set of silhouette attributes are determined for a class of objects, where each of the silhouette attribute corresponds to a discriminative feature that is not...
Method and apparatus for reducing noise pumping due to noise suppression
and echo control interaction
An input signal is processed through noise suppression (NS) and echo control (EC) via a multipath model that reduces noise pumping effects while maintaining EC...
System and method for minimizing hardware resources for given performance
using weighted cost multi-path flow...
The present technology considers network devices that include forwarding tables having a number of next-hop entries (e.g., egress ports) where it is possible...
Radio link monitoring in a wireless communication device
Methods and apparatus' of determining radio link quality are disclosed. According to various implementations, a user equipment detects an out-of-synchronization...
HMD image source as dual-purpose projector/near-eye display
A wearable computing system may include a head-mounted display (HMD) and an optical system with a display panel configured to generate images. The optical...
Detecting media source quality to determine introduced phenomenon
A system and method for detecting media source quality are provided. The system includes a data store comprising a computer readable medium storing a program of...
Determining states and modifying environments according to states
Methods and systems for determining states of environments and modifying the environments according to the states are disclosed. In one aspect, the method...
Systems and methods for 2D-to-3D conversion
Systems and methods can facilitate identifying 2D content in media that is suitable for conversion into 3D content, and converting the suitable 2D content into...
Three-dimensional overlays within navigable panoramic images, and
A panorama viewer is disclosed which facilitates navigation from within the panorama of a larger, structured system such as a map. The panorama viewer presents...
Display error indications
Methods, systems, and apparatus for generating and providing display error indications. In one aspect, a method includes accessing data defining display areas...
Methods and systems for overriding graphics commands
Disclosed are "graphics overrides." An override accepts a stream of graphics commands as produced by an application and then modifies the stream before it is...
Blurring while loading map data
Aspects of the disclosure relate to rendering three-dimensional (3D) models to increase visual palatability. One or more computing devices may render an image...
Touch typing emulator for a flat surface
A touch typing emulator to be placed on any flat surface is made from as few as two acoustic sensors connected by a wire that determines the separation between...
Digital-to-analog converter with monotonicity
Systems and methods provide for the control of a fully-segmented digital-to-analog converter. The selected lead-most current cell of an array in the...
Sensor device measurements adaptive to HVAC activity
Various devices, systems, and methods may be presented. A sensor unit may be presented that includes a housing and a chamber arranged within the housing. The...
Color shifting pumped-phosphor light emitting diode light sources via
modulation of current pulses
A light source can include an LED configured to emit light having a spectrum of first wavelengths when provided with electrical current, a pumped material...
Facilitation of temperature compensation for contact lens sensors and
Apparatus, systems and methods employing contact lens sensors are provided. In some aspects, a contact lens includes a substrate and a circuit. The circuit can...
Device holder for retaining an electronic device
A device holder for retaining an electronic device is disclosed. The device holder may generally include an inner member and an outer member. The inner member...
Hazardous condition detector
Privacy management across multiple devices
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, and including a method for managing privacy rights...
Policy based trust of proxies
A proxy connect component establishes a connection with a proxy, and provides the proxy with a name of a host with which to establish a connection. A...
Systems, methods, and media for presenting advertisements
Systems, methods, and media for presenting advertisements are provided. In some implementations, systems for presenting advertisements are provided, the systems...
Method and system for maintaining game functionality for a plurality of
game instances running on a computer system
A container layer for allowing a plurality of game instances running on an operating system to maintain full game functionality is configured to intercept a...
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...
In place expansion of aggregated views
A method includes outputting a first graphical representation corresponding to a first group of one or more audio files and a second graphical representation...
System and method for granting access to protected information on a remote
A client device has one or more processors and memory. An application running on the device obtains a client certificate from a system service running on the...
Hybrid memory module
One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a hybrid memory module that combines memory devices of different types while presenting a single technology...
System and method for providing location reporting services
A method and system for reporting a user location are described. Aspects of the invention minimize the need to report a current location of a user device to a...
Remote validation of user interactions for client-side scripting
A system for remote validation of user interactions for client-side scripting may include one or more processors and memory. The processors may receive a...
Method and system for cloud computing service transparency
A cloud computing service stores customer data on a server that is located outside of a network security system of the customer. The cloud computing service...
Content oriented copyright display
A server supporting mapping applications serves map data to a client device. The map data includes one or more references to copyright information about a...
Assigning classes to users of an online community
This technology is directed to determining a character or personality characteristic for users of an online community, for example, a social network, and...
Modifying web pages to reduce retrieval latency
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for generating modified web documents. In one aspect, a...
Generating suggestions for user groups in social networks
Implementations of the present disclosure include providing a suggested social circle includes generating a list of contacts who, based on first predetermined...
Accessing a search interface in a structured presentation
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs stored on computer storage media, for accessing a search interface from a structured presentation....
Collaborative search results
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for providing alternative search results for a query. In one aspect, a method includes...
Suggesting participation in an online social group
Techniques include: receiving a first search query from a user; determining a topic associated with the first search query; sending a second search query to the...
Actionable search results for visual queries
A server system receives a visual query and identifies an entity in the visual query. The server system further identifies a client-side action corresponding to...