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Isolation of traffic composition change in performance metrics
Apparatus, systems and methods for isolation of traffic composition in performance metrics are disclosed. A change in a performance metric of a content...
Method and circuit for configuring memory core integrated circuit dies
with memory interface integrated circuit...
A memory device comprises a first and second integrated circuit dies. The first integrated circuit die comprises a memory core as well as a first interface...
Association of a portable scanner with input/output and storage devices
A device identifier is scanned with a portable scanner and communicated to a service provider. The service provider associates the device with the portable...
Viewing and navigating within panoramic images, and applications thereof
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...
Dynamic determination of location-identifying search phrases
A computer-implemented method includes providing location factors for first phrases in a collection of phrases, where each location factor for a first phrase is...
Targeting advertisements based on cached contents
A request including a domain name is received. Content associated with the domain name is identified in a cache. A language preference is determined based on...
Domain-specific sentiment classification
A domain-specific sentiment classifier that can be used to score the polarity and magnitude of sentiment expressed by domain-specific documents is created. A...
Ranking custom search results
A system searches a first search index based on a search query to obtain first search results and searches a second search index based on the search query to...
Minimizing visibility of stale content in web searching including revising
web crawl intervals of documents
A method and system is disclosed for associating an appropriate web crawl interval with a document so that the probability of the document's stale content being...
Digital image archiving and retrieval in a mobile device system
A computer-implemented method of managing information is disclosed. The method can include receiving a message from a mobile device configured to connect to a...
Auto-measurement and calibration of DC resistance in current sensing
The present invention pertains to calibration in current sensing applications. Power conversion systems such as those used in computer architectures may employ...
System and method for assisting in remote message server configuration
When a user enters an email address associated with a remote message server account in a configuration area on a display, one or more suggestions for other...
Determining placement of user data to optimize resource utilization for
User information describing a group of users of a distributed computer system configured to store and retrieve individualized user data associated with...
Providing profile information to partner content providers
In some implementations, a computer-implemented method includes receiving a search query, at an information provider, from a mobile device; generating a...
Representative document selection for sets of duplicate documents in a web
Duplicate documents are detected in a web crawler system. Upon receiving a newly crawled document, a set of documents, if any, sharing the same content as the...
Generic online ranking system and method suitable for syndication
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for providing ranking services. In one aspect, first signals are received from a first...
Providing parallel resources in search results
Various aspects can be implemented for providing parallel resources in search results. In general, one aspect can be a method that includes receiving a search...
System and method for selecting targeted information for serving with a
A system and method for selecting targeted information (e.g., advertisements) for serving with map views. The information is associated with target geographical...
Domain dictionary creation by detection of new topic words using
divergence value comparison
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, to identify topic words in a document corpus that includes topic documents related to a...
Machine translation feedback
Methods, program products and systems for first receiving an indication of when a user-manipulable cursor is positioned in proximity to a first presentation of...
Geographically localizing mobile communciation devices
This specification describes technologies relating to geographically localizing mobile communication devices. In general, one aspect of the subject matter...
The subject matter of this specification can be embodied in, among other things, a method that includes generating, within a web-accessible document, a parent...
Recognizing table of contents in an image sequence
A user interface (e.g., a browser window) includes a display area for displaying an image (e.g., a book page image). The image can be rescaled based on the...
Enhanced message display
Informational items are displayed in a scrollable area of a message display. The informational items may be any number of type of items (e.g., RSS feeds, new...
Systems and techniques for converting numeric queries into substantially equivalent textual queries are described. In general, the systems and techniques...
Embedded communication of link information
A method of processing documents is described. The method includes the operation of receiving a document in a search engine crawler. The document includes an...
Product recommendations based on collaborative filtering of seller
A system gathers user behavior data from a group of web retailers and/or non-web retailers, analyzes the user behavior data to identify product recommendations...
A system identifies an image and determines whether the image contains inappropriate content based on first data associated with the image, second data...
Geographic image overlay
A computer-implemented method for correlating an electronic object with a geo-location is discussed. The method includes selecting an object in a first...
Embedding metadata with displayable content and applications thereof
The present invention relates to embedding metadata with user interface messages. One method embodiment includes: encoding the metadata into a sequence of...
Compensating for distortion in digital images
Systems and methods using an unstructured pattern for three-dimensional model construction, such as may be used for processing images of documents are...
Detecting and rejecting annoying documents
A system and method for evaluating documents for approval or rejection and/or rating. The method comprises comparing the document to one or more criteria...
Recording and serializing events
Event information with respect to events that occur at a client is recorded. A current client real time clock (RTC) timestamp at the occurrence of each event is...
Detecting events of interest
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for detecting events of interest. In one aspect, a method includes generating a network...
Tracking links in web browsers
The present disclosure includes a system and method for tracking links displayed in Web browsers. In some implementations, a method includes receiving a...
Entity type assignment
A repository contains objects including facts about entities. Objects may be of known or unknown entity type. An entity type assignment engine assigns entity...
Method and apparatus for archiving and visualizing digital images
A computer based, digital image management system that visually presents an entire archive in a manner that facilitates easy, non-textual, searching for...
Interactive media display across devices
A computer-implemented method includes identifying a computer-based portable program module, automatically altering code in the portable program module to...
Visual presentation of video recommendations
A system, method and various user interfaces enable visually browsing multiple groups of video recommendations. A group of video recommendations includes a...
Presentation of local results
A computer-implemented method is disclosed. The method includes receiving from a remote device a search query, generating a local result set and one or more...
Providing relevance-ordered categories of information
A computer-implemented method is disclosed. The method includes receiving from a remote device a search query, generating a plurality of different ...
Fact-based object merging
A repository contains objects including facts about entities. Some objects might be associated with the same entity. An object merge engine identifies a set of...
Large-scale image processing using mass parallelization techniques
Assets of raw geo-located imagery can be divided into tiles and coverage masks can be generated for each tile. For each tile, fragments of pixels from coverage...
Scalable user clustering based on set similarity
Methods and apparatus, including systems and computer program products, to provide clustering of users in which users are each represented as a set of elements...
Document near-duplicate detection
A near-duplicate component includes a fingerprint creation component and a similarity detection component. The fingerprint creation component receives a...
Blending mobile search results
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for blending mobile search results. A method includes receiving a search query and...
A system limits search results based on context information. The system obtains the context information and a search query, and obtains a set of references to...
Deriving and using document and site quality signals from search query
A system analyzes one or more search streams to detect one or more associations between a document and one or more queries in the one or more search streams....
Method and system for finding and aggregating reviews for a product
The embodiments disclosed herein include new, more efficient ways to collect product reviews from the Internet, aggregate reviews for the same product, and...
Generating and serving tiles in a digital mapping system
Digital tile-based mapping techniques are disclosed that enable efficient online serving of aesthetically pleasing maps. In one particular embodiment, an image...