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Conversational agent with a particular spoken style of speech
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for handing off a user conversation between computer-implemented...
Systems and methods for virtually weighted user input elements for
performing critical actions
In an example implementation of the disclosed technology, a method includes receiving an indication of a gesture of an input object moving, at a rate of...
Dynamic backlight control selector
A computer-implemented method for automatically controlling a dynamic backlight control (DBC) of a display is disclosed according to one aspect of the subject...
Systems and methods for handling trigger events
Systems and methods for using multi-criteria state machines to manage alarming states and pre-alarming states of a hazard detection system are described herein....
Detector unit with multiple integrated sensing systems and visually
According to one embodiment, a multi-sensing hazard detector for detecting potential dangers may include a back plate and a front casing that is coupled with...
Three dimensional navigation among photos
An exemplary method for navigating among photos includes determining, using one or more computing devices, visual characteristics of a person depicted in a...
Systems and methods for capturing aspects of objects using images and
Methods and systems for determining the shape of an object based on shadows cast by the object are described. An example method may include receiving a...
Common purchasing user interface
In general, the subject matter described in this disclosure can be embodied in methods, systems, and program products. A first third-party application program...
Comparison shop ad units
Merchants create ecommerce-enabled ad units advertising items offered by the merchants. The ad units contain functionality enabling customers to purchase the...
Duplicate keyword selection
A duplicate keyword selection engine facilitates identification and selection of duplicate keywords that are associated with advertisements and advertising...
User association attribution system
A system for user association attribution may include one or more processors and memory. The one or more processors may receive information pertaining to...
In-message suggestion by personal knowledge graph constructed from user
Provided are methods and systems for constructing a personal knowledge graph for a user based on data contained in existing e-mail messages of the user, and...
Using behavior of objects to infer changes in a driving environment
An apparatus and method are disclosed for determining whether a driving environment has changed relative to a detailed map stored by an autonomous vehicle. An...
Receiving link approval from remote server to provision remote electronic
device associated with user account
This application discloses a method of provisioning an electronic device. The electronic device proactively broadcasts an advertising packet that includes a...
Smart camera user interface
Implementations of the present disclosure include actions of receiving image data, the image data being provided from a camera and corresponding to a scene...
Systems and methods for attention localization using a first-person
A method for localizing the attention of a user of a first-person point-of-view (FPPOV) device is disclosed. The method includes receiving a plurality of images...
Staredown to produce changes in information density and type
A computer-implemented method includes detecting, at a wearable computing device, a first direction of a first stare, wherein the wearable computing device...
Smart invitation handling at a smart-home
This patent specification relates to apparatus, systems, methods, and related computer program products for providing home security/smart home objectives. More...
Grouping of objects in a distributed storage system based on journals and
Managing placement of object replicas is performed at a first instance of a distributed storage system. One or more journals are opened for storage of object...
In one aspect, a method includes receiving an indication of a request from a user to view a stream associated with the user, generating a request for one or...
Method and system for generating search shortcuts and inline auto-complete
Embodiments for presenting search content is provided herein. An embodiment includes, receiving an input string in a browser input receiver, presenting a list...
Method and system for prospective search query management
A method for managing prospective search queries is provided. A first prospective search query is received. A first sample data set is determined based on a...
Transmitting and receiving data between databases with different database
A server system having one or more processors and memory sends, to a first database, a first request for data based on first data-retrieval criteria. The first...
System and method for associating images with semantic entities
A system and computer-implemented method for associating images with semantic entities and providing search results using the semantic entities. An image...
User interface for realtime language translation
A language translation application on a user device includes a user interface that provides relevant textual and graphical feedback mechanisms associated with...
Overriding style rules for styling web elements
Methods and systems are provided for styling elements of a web document at a time of rendering the web document. In one embodiment, a method comprises:...
System and method of displaying non-rectangluar images in electronic
content on a reader device
A system for and method of displaying non-rectangular images in electronic content on an electronic device in accordance with exemplary embodiments may include...
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for caching data not frequently accessed. One of the methods...
Determining interaction context by providing and using personas
In some implementations, this technology includes systems and methods for creating, incorporating, or providing multiple personas (e.g., based on an interest,...
Efficient annotation system for distributed version control systems
Systems and methods for making source code annotations available across software code repository commits are disclosed. An example method for creating an...
Methods and systems for updating components on a computing device
Methods and systems for updating components on a computing device are described herein. A computing device may perform an example method, which may include...
Suggestions to install and/or open a native application
A system and method are provided for providing suggestions to install native applications, the method including accessing a website on an application running on...
Enhancing API service schemes
Embodiments of enhancing API servicing schemes are disclosed. A set of proxy code associated with servicing the API requests of an application is analyzed...
Location based responses to telephone requests
A method for receiving processed information at a remote device is described. The method includes transmitting from the remote device a verbal request to a...
System and method for speech-based navigation and interaction with a
device's visible screen elements using a...
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for enabling screen-specific user interfacing with elements...
Electronic device with gesture display control and corresponding methods
An electronic device (100) includes a display (102). The electronic device can also include a user interface (110) to detect gesture input. One or more control...
Non-line-of-sight radar-based gesture recognition
This document describes techniques and devices for non-line-of-sight radar-based gesture recognition. Through use of the techniques and devices described...
Systems and methods for discerning eye signals and continuous biometric
Apparatus, systems, and methods are provided for substantially continuous biometric identification (CBID) of an individual using eye signals in real time. The...
Heat management apparatus for an electronic device
A heat management apparatus for an electronic device that includes a heat spreader. The heat spreader has a top surface and a bottom surface. A first portion is...
Attaching computing device to mount by magnets
According to an example embodiment, a base may include a frame, a keyboard enclosed by the frame, and a mount hingedly attached to the frame. The keyboard may...
Intelligent temperature management based on energy usage profiles and
outside weather conditions
Various arrangements of controlling a temperature of an enclosure are presented. A setpoint temperature may be received by a thermostat from a user via an...
Use of motion data in the processing of automotive radar image processing
In an example method, a vehicle configured to operate in an autonomous mode could have a radar system used to aid in vehicle guidance. The method could include...
Specifying unavailable locations for autonomous vehicles
Aspects of the present disclosure relate to a vehicle for maneuvering a passenger to a destination autonomously. The vehicle includes one or more computing...
Pole-mounted locking strap with accessory nub locking attachment
Technology for securing a line, such as a fiber optic line, to a structure, such as a utility pole. In one aspect, the technology provides a mount for securing...
Wall with table for store within store
Media streaming device
Display screen or portion thereof with transitional graphical user
Notebook computer housing
Light up retail display stand
Retail display stand