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Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for allocating resources. In one aspect, a method includes...
Efficient updates of weighted cost multipath (WCMP) groups
Exemplary embodiments provide changes to routing schemes, i.e. WCMP groups or WCMP sets, installed in a network traffic distribution table, e.g. multipath...
Validating a connection to an optical circuit switch
A system and method of validating a connection to an optical circuit switch include sending a packet of data through a first connection to the optical circuit...
Three-phase power supply system
An electric three-phase power supply system includes a primary stage arranged to receive an input of three-phase alternating current power; a transformer stage...
Intermittent power line communication for inverters
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products for structured content ranking. In an aspect, a method includes, receiving, at a...
Jack with cylindrical housing
A jack may comprise a contact clip and a housing. The housing may be generally cylindrical and bounded by an imaginary cylinder. The housing may define a...
Hazard detector electrical connector for easy user manipulation and
An electrical connector for a hazard detector includes a socket body that includes four lateral walls, a rear wall, a catch feature and a catch support; the...
Electronic devices with hybrid patch and monopole antenna for high
altitude platform application
This disclosure relates to an antenna system. The antenna system includes a first radiating element configured to emit electromagnetic radiation based on a...
Antenna system and method of assembly for a wearable electronic device
An antenna system for a wearable electronic device includes a first conductive surface constructed from a segment of outer housing of the wearable electronic...
Dynamic split-frame preview of video editing effects
This disclosure relates to dynamic split-frame preview of video editing effects. An editing component determines a set of editing effects for the video,...
Methods and devices for determining media files based on activity levels
Example methods and systems for determining media files based on activity levels are described. An example method includes receiving information indicative of a...
Image cache for replacing portions of images
Implementations relate to an image cache used for replacing portions of images. In some implementations, a method includes examining a received image and...
Image overlay compositing
Implementations generally relate to image overlay compositing. In some implementations, a method includes receiving a first image and a second image. The method...
Determining visibility of rendered content
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for determining whether content rendered on a display is...
Generating an enhanced image of a predetermined scene from a plurality of
images of the predetermined
A method, device, system, and article of manufacture are provided for generating an enhanced image of a predetermined scene from images. In one embodiment, a...
Verifying panelist identity
A personal identification process executed by a processor includes receiving personal identification data; encoding, by the processor, the received personal...
Generic feature-licensing framework
Disclosed is an arrangement to enable customers to provision devices with feature licenses that enable specified features in the devices. The arrangement...
Leveraging a unification of content hosting and social networking
Content hosting architectures and/or social networking architectures can be improved by, e.g., unifying the two architectures to some extent. Services or...
Demotion of already observed search query completions
Methods, systems, and apparatus are described that include receiving a sequence of one or more characters representing a first partial query entered into a...
Question answering using entity references in unstructured data
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media are provided for collective reconciliation. In some implementations, a query is received, wherein the query is...
Automatic identification of related entities
In one aspect, the present disclosure can be embodied in a method that includes identifying a collection of entities from one or more data sources, calculating...
Latent user models for personalized ranking
A method includes generating a ranking model and a baseline mixing weight for each latent user category from a plurality of latent user categories based on a...
Social search endorsements
This specification describes technologies relating to searching. In general, aspects of the subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in...
Personalizing aggregated news content
A system customizes a news document associated with a user of a news aggregation service. The system includes a remote news aggregation server configured to...
Methods and apparatus for ranking documents
Methods and apparatus are described for scoring documents in response, in part, to parameters related to the document, source, and/or cluster score. Methods and...
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for providing knowledge panels. In one aspect, a method...
Query response using media consumption history
Methods, systems, and apparatus for receiving a natural language query of a user, and environmental data, identifying a media item based on the environmental...
Finding untagged images of a social network member
A method for enabling a new member of a social network to tag photos of the new member is described, where the photos have been previously uploaded by existing...
Programmatically choosing preferred storage parameters for files in
large-scale distributed storage systems
Methods to determine and automatically recommend or adjust configuration parameters for storing files in large-scale distributed storage systems are disclosed....
Undoing an action in a media player
A method for automatically undoing an action in a music player application is provided. A method includes storing a first state in a media application. The...
Techniques for performing language detection and translation for
multi-language content feeds
A technique for translating a portion of a website includes receiving a language set of a user indicating a primary language of the user is received. A content...
Cross-lingual indexing and information retrieval
Systems and methods are disclosed for searching across multi-lingual information. A user makes a query in a first language, and a group of documents that were...
Identifying referral pages based on recorded URL requests
A system for pagination of data based on recorded URL requests, includes a data store comprising a computer readable medium storing a program of instructions...
Generating an identifier for a device using application information
A computer-implemented method for generating an identifier for a device includes identifying one or more applications from a plurality of applications installed...
According to one general aspect, a computer-implemented method may include implementing, in a web browser executing on a computing device, a first extension...
Concurrent in-memory data publication and storage system
A method includes allocating a first memory location in a non-transitory data store in communication with a computing device and writing data to the first...
Parallel processing of data for an untrusted application
An untrusted application is received at a data center including one or more processing modules and providing a native processing environment. The untrusted...
General purpose software parallel task engine
A software engine for decomposing work to be done into tasks, and distributing the tasks to multiple, independent CPUs for execution is described. The engine...
Indicating an object at a remote location
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for identifying an object. In one aspect, a method includes...
Prioritizing content based on user frequency
Various aspects of the subject technology relate to systems, methods, and machine-readable media for prioritizing content items based on a request frequency for...
Techniques for insertion of content into chat communication
A computer-implemented technique can include providing, at a computing device including one or more processors, a chat application user interface for display....
System and method for facilitating integrated social group instant
A system and machine-implemented method for providing integrated instant messaging functionality in a social networking service, the method including receiving...
System and method of indicating the distance or the surface of an image of
a geographical object
A system and method is provided that displays cursors for street level images, where the cursor changes appearance based on the objects in the image, such as...
Device having multi-layered touch sensitive surface
A touchscreen display device may include a capacitive sensor disposed adjacent to a top surface of the display device, and a resistive sensor disposed below the...
Display for mobile device with abrasion resistant siloxane coating
An abrasion resistant coating is applied to a display of a mobile device. In an embodiment, the coating includes a first layer including siloxane; a second...
Multi-touch force sensing touch-screen devices and methods
Described are methods and devices including a touch sensor layer configured to receive touch input and a force sensor layer stacked with the touch sensor layer,...
Fully clickable trackpad
According to one general aspect, an apparatus includes a trackpad that includes a cover member having a top surface and a switch coupled to the cover member. At...
Method and apparatus for selecting between multiple gesture recognition
A method and apparatus for selecting between multiple gesture recognition systems includes an electronic device determining a context of operation for the...
System and method for programing devices within world space volumes
Aspects of the present disclosure relate to controlling the functions of various devices based on spatial relationships. In one example, a system may include a...
Moveable display portion of a computing device including a clutch
A computing device can include a base portion including a keyboard and a base coupling mechanism fixedly coupled to the base portion where the base coupling...