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Segmentation of a video based on user engagement in respective segments of
Systems and methods for segmenting a video based on user engagement in respective segments of the video are presented. In one or more aspects, a system is...
Position-controlled robotic fleet with visual handshakes
Example methods and systems may provide for a system that includes a control system communicatively coupled to a first robotic device and a second robotic...
Remote assistance for an autonomous vehicle in low confidence situations
Example systems and methods enable an autonomous vehicle to request assistance from a remote operator when the vehicle's confidence in operation is low. One...
Lightguide with multiple in-coupling holograms for head wearable display
An optical apparatus for a head wearable display includes a lightguide, in-coupling holograms, and an out-coupling optical element. The lightguide includes an...
Binaural navigation cues
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for providing binaural navigational cures. In one aspect, a...
Superpressure balloon with ballonet cut from contiguous gores
A balloon including a balloon envelope formed with a plurality of adjacent envelope gores sealed together at respective edges of the envelope gores to form an...
Cutter rail guide, block, armature, and blade
An apparatus including a balloon envelope, a cutting blade secured to a blade block; a cutter guide rail secured above the balloon envelope, and an arm...
Stop sign detection and response
Aspects of the disclosure relate to detecting and responding to stop signs. An object detected in a vehicle's environment having location coordinates may be...
Manufacturing process for thermosiphon heat exchanger
A method of assembling a thermosiphon system includes placing a base of an evaporator and a tube of a condensate line in a brazing fixture such that the base...
Adjustable apparel fit template
The present disclosure provide techniques for creating a template piece of clothing that can accurately determine a best "fit" of apparel on the consumer. The...
Z-lift line-card blind mate insertion/mating
An aligning apparatus for mounting cards into a housing space is provided. The aligning apparatus includes a first line card having a mating portion and a card...
Authenticated session establishment
Methods, devices, and machine-readable media are provided to provide secure communications between entities. As provided in this disclosure, this may include...
Methods related to do-not-disturb modes activated by a mobile device are provided. An example method may include receiving a do-not-disturb notification by a...
Qualitative and quantitative sensor fusion for indoor navigation
A system and method for determining the location of a mobile device is provided. Such a method includes receiving an interior map, determining a first location...
Providing content based on previously determined device locations
This specification describes technologies relating to content presentation. In general, one aspect of the subject matter described in this specification can be...
Method and apparatus for detecting and controlling the orientation of a
A method for controlling the orientation of a virtual microphone, which is carried out on an electronic device, includes combining and processing signals from a...
Structure and manufacture of bone-conduction transducer
Disclosed herein are methods and apparatuses for the transmission of audio information from a bone-conduction headset to a user. The bone-conduction headset may...
System and method for obtaining information relating to video images
A system and method is provided where, in one aspect, a user signals that the user is interested in a particular image being displayed as part of a video,...
Systems and methods for in-home and on-the-go targeted content delivery
A method and apparatus for streaming content is disclosed. A streamer (155) detects a cue for a break in a segment of the program content, wherein the cue...
Prediction of media selection consumption using analysis of user behavior
Techniques are shown for predicting the number of times a media selection will be consumed by one or more users at a target time. Examples of user behavior...
Generating videos with multiple viewpoints
Videos of an event may be captured by camera (e.g., camera devices). The videos may be processed to generated virtual videos that provide different viewpoints...
Method and apparatus for two-dimensional to three-dimensional image
A method and apparatus provide two-dimensional to three-dimensional image conversion. The apparatus can include an input configured to receive a first image....
Camera assembly for an electronic device having a seal member integrally
A camera assembly for an electronic device. The camera assembly comprises an image sensor, a housing barrel, at least one lens and a seal member. The housing...
Server side matching of offsite content viewing to onsite web analytics
The present disclosure is directed generally to systems and methods for the server side matching of web analytics and content viewing. According to the methods...
Dynamically sizing chunks in a partially loaded spreadsheet model
A method for managing a dynamically-sized chunked spreadsheet model on a server includes creating, on the server, a plurality of chunks representing a...
Streaming media content
A method for serving a media stream to a client device includes transmitting a media stream encoded at a first bitrate to a client device and receiving one or...
Methods and devices for efficient adaptive bitrate streaming
Methods and systems for a content server to select sets of video streams having different encoding parameters for transmitting the sets of video streams to a...
Automatic group assignment of users in a social network
Methods, systems, and computer programs are presented for managing electronic messages of users in a social network. One method includes an operation for...
Transmission of information during low-bandwidth network service
Implementations disclose transmission features for devices during low-bandwidth conditions. In some implementations, a method includes determining that a...
Methods and systems for providing an actionable object within a
third-party content slot of an information...
Systems and methods for providing an actionable object within a third-party content slot of an information resource of a content publisher. A processor receives...
System and method for reducing consumption of hardware resources using
weighted cost multi-path flow distribution
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...
Determining duration of idleness or abandonment of resources and property
The present disclosure provides methods and systems for determining the duration of time that has passed since temporarily idle or abandoned resources or...
Method for detecting and requesting retransmission of lost MPEG-TS packets
on lossy transmissions
Methods, mediums, and systems are described for detecting the loss of one or more packets in a data stream and identifying the missing packets so that they may...
Systems and methods for providing third-party application specific storage
in a cloud-based storage system
Systems and methods for providing a dedicated storage directory for third-party applications in a cloud storage system may include allocating a user specific...
Coalesced notifications for social groups
A method for generating coalesced notification data includes receiving first message data that is configured to be processed to display a first message. The...
Devices and methods for managing charging of rechargeable batteries
A battery charger, which can be configured as a charger or docking station (300), includes one or more control circuits (105). A charging circuit (302) can...
Using social networks to improve acoustic models
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for acoustic model generation. One of the methods includes...
Language model biasing modulation
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for modulating language model biasing. In some ...
Business listing search
A method of operating a voice-enabled business directory search system includes receiving category-business pairs, each category-business pair including a...
Multilingual, acoustic deep neural networks
Methods and systems for processing multilingual DNN acoustic models are described. An example method may include receiving training data that includes a...
Devices and methods for weighting of local costs for unit selection
A device may determine a representation of text that includes a first linguistic term associated with a first set of speech sounds and a second linguistic term...
Deep networks for unit selection speech synthesis
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for providing a representation based on structured data in...
Approach for estimating the geometry of roads and lanes by using vehicle
A method and apparatus is provided for controlling the operation of an autonomous vehicle. According to one aspect, the autonomous vehicle may track the...
Detector unit and sensing chamber therefor
According to one embodiment, a hazard detector may include a back plate and a front casing coupled to the back plate to define a housing having an interior...
Generating image compositions
Implementations generally relate to generating image compositions. In some implementations, a method includes receiving a plurality of photos from a user and...
Limiting bid selection to eligible content items
Methods, systems, and apparatus include computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, including a method for providing content. A request is...
Automatically annotating content items with an entity
Methods and systems for providing content for display including receiving a first content item, receiving a second content item, automatically annotating the...
Multi-campaign content allocation
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for creating experiment content distribution campaigns...
Extracting card identification data
Extracting card information comprises a server at an optical character recognition ("OCR") system that interprets data from a card. The OCR system performs an...
Associating location history with photos
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for identifying a photo that lacks location metadata indicating where the photo was captured and determining a photo...