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Detection of inactive broadcasts during live stream ingestion
Systems and methods are provided herein relating to real-time detection of inactive broadcasts during live stream ingestion. Both audio fingerprints and video...
Electronic device with a fingerprint reader and method for operating the
A method for operating an electronic device is provided, in which the device detects contact with a user's finger, scans its fingerprint and sets the...
Privacy-protective data transfer
A method receives authentication credentials for a user from a client device and receives a request from the user for content stored on a remote storage system....
Safely executing an untrusted native code module on a computing device
A system that safely executes a native code module on a computing device. During operation, the system receives the native code module, which is comprised of...
Device-based application security
Disclosed are techniques and apparatuses for implementing device-based application security. These techniques enable a computing device to assign a security...
System and method of ownership of an online collection
Methods, systems, and apparatuses, including computer programs encoded on computer-readable media, for providing access to content of a web-based collection,...
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for storing data on in a storage medium. In one aspect, a...
Using social networking information
Techniques for using social networking information may include making a determination that content authored by a first party references a second party more than...
Parallel processing of data
Parallel processing of data may include a set of map processes and a set of reduce processes. Each map process may include at least one map thread. Map threads...
Presentation of the media content on mobile devices
A system, computer-implemented method and computer-readable medium for generating a magazine edition menu, is provided. Dimensions of a display screen on a...
Applying string matching algorithms to finding ad unit availability
Methods and systems for identifying availability of a content unit are described. Processors receive a request to reserve inventory of a content unit for a...
Enriching search results
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for enhancing search results. In one aspect, a method...
Trending search magazines
Methods and systems generate trending search magazines. Trending topics may be identified from news servers. A search magazine edition may be generated for a...
Systems and methods for generating video program extracts based on search
A process builds extracts for video programs based on search query spikes during transmission of the video programs. The process is performed at a server system...
Conflict-free two-way synchronization for distributed version control
A system and method for conflict-free two-way synchronization between a primary repository and a secondary repository, which may be a mirror of the primary...
Content recommendation system using a neural network language model
The present disclosure relates to applying techniques similar to those used in neural network language modeling systems to a content recommendation system. For...
Method to determine whether advertisements in a web page are 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...
Creation of a content display area on a web page
A computerized method of generating a content display area on a web page is provided. The method includes receiving a request to initiate a content display area...
System and method for efficient DMA transfers
A method and apparatus are provided in which a host device and a peripheral device are adapted to perform efficient data transfers. The host receives one or...
Prioritizing data reconstruction in distributed storage systems
A method of prioritizing data for recovery in a distributed storage system includes, for each stripe of a file having chunks, determining whether the stripe...
Opportunistic job Processing of input data divided into partitions of
A global-level manager access a work order from a client and parameters associated with the work order. A service level agreement to meet the work order...
Tiers of data storage for web applications and browser extensions
Access is provided to a first tier of limited persistent storage at a server. A first set of data from the first tier is synchronized across devices associated...
Resource tolerations and taints
In a computing resource environment including at least one resource capable of being allocated to at least one of a plurality of tasks, techniques are disclosed...
Clustering for parallel processing
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for clustering for parallel processing. One of the methods...
Selective compiling method, device, and corresponding computer program
A method and compiling device are provided for compiling a software application to be executed on a virtual machine of a physical platform. The software...
Adjusting audio volume of multimedia when switching between multiple
A multiple media module receives data indicating a status of a tab of a graphical user interface (GUI) presented on a user device. The multiple media module...
Round thermostat with rotatable user input member and temperature sensing
element disposed in physical...
An electronic thermostat is described that includes a head unit, a rotatable ring, a backplate, an electronic display that is viewable by a user in front of the...
Smart housing for extending trackpad sensing
Embodiments described herein may help to provide an extension of touchpad sensing to adjacent surfaces. An example device may involve: (a) a touchpad having a...
One-handed browsing appliance
An apparatus includes a processor and a display that is operably coupled to the processor. The display includes four sides, where each of the four sides is...
Systems and methods for location assistance with personal area network
Implementations relate to systems and methods for location assistance using devices (104) in a personal area network (PAN). In one scenario, a user may use two...
Determining and displaying auto drive lanes in an autonomous vehicle
Aspects of the present disclosure relate generally to identifying and displaying traffic lanes that are available for autonomous driving. This information may...
Enclosure cooling using early compressor turn-off with extended fan
Systems and methods are described for controlling fan-only cooling. A first phase of a first cooling cycle may be initiated in an enclosure using an air...
Robotic finger and hand
A robotic finger is provided. The robotic finger includes a first member that has a plurality of rigid sections that are rotatably connected end-to-end through...
Display screen with graphical user interface including animated logo
Systems and methods of determining a type and feature set of a light
source, and the control thereof
Systems and methods of the disclosed subject matter provide to detect the signature of a light source through either electrical signature on a circuit or...
Method and apparatus for transport block signaling in a wireless
User equipment determines a transport block size column indicator representative of a number of resource blocks based on a number of allocated resource blocks,...
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...
System and method for initiating communication from actual, notional, or
dissociated previewed images
A communication device includes a communication circuit, an imager, and one or more processors. One or more memory devices store one or more reference images....
Creating a group based on proximate detection
A system and method for creating a group based on proximate detection are disclosed. In one implementation, the system includes a current device, a subsequent...
Smoothed activity signals for suggestion ranking
Relevant geospatial data is provided to a portable device. In particular, several activity detection results collected over a period of time, spanning several...
System and method for synching portable media player content with storage
A device is provided for use with a content provider that is operable to provide content, which includes a plurality of content components. The device includes...
Camera data access based on subscription status
In embodiments of camera data access based on subscription status, a camera device owned by a user captures and communicates video to a cloud-based service. The...
Method and apparatus for spatial scalability for video coding
In a video distribution system, a divider to segment an input video stream into partitions for each of a plurality of channels of the video stream is provided....
Animated user identifiers
Implementations relate to providing animated user identifiers. In some implementations, a computer-executed method includes determining that a video call over a...
Dynamic companion online campaign for television content
A method for dynamic allocation of companion online content segments includes receiving television content during a live television broadcast; creating a...
Compound prediction using multiple sources or prediction modes
The subject disclosure relates to implementing a device to find two or more predictor blocks in one or more reference frames and to generate a new predictor...
Expanding the field of view of photograph
Aspects of this disclosure relate to generating a composite image of an image of and another image that has a wider field of view. After an image is selected,...
Playing local device information over a telephone connection
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for playing local device information over a telephone...
Network-independent programming model for online processing in distributed
Systems and methods include a distributed system that uses a declarative language to separate application logic from the network technology used to communicate....