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Efficient communication for devices of a home network
Systems and methods are provided for efficient communication through a fabric network of devices in a home environment or similar environment. For example, an...
Control and data signaling in heterogeneous wireless communication
A method in a wireless communication device including receiving control signaling from a base station in a control region of a downlink carrier spanning a first...
Apparatus and method for data message communication
A method and user device are for communicating data from the user device by transmitting a synchronizing preamble having no timing advance, the synchronizing...
Method and apparatus for reducing latency during wireless connectivity
A wireless access point (102) detects an indicia of a change in wireless connectivity of a mobile station (101) with respect to itself and another wireless...
Labeling visited locations based on contact information
The systems and techniques disclosed herein provide the ability to determine locations visited by a user and associate relevant location labels with the...
Methods and devices for path-loss estimation
A method on a first device for estimating path-loss between the first device and a second device is described. A user context indicator associated with the...
Supplementary earpiece for moving display
A method and system for providing a moving-screen sound system for a portable communication device such as a cell phone employs a fixed, pivoted, or hinged...
Associating audio tracks of an album with video content
An example method comprises determining, by a computing device, an indication of video content, determining, by the computing device and based at least in part...
Transform-domain intra prediction
A method for encoding a frame having a plurality of blocks in a video stream using transform-domain intra prediction is disclosed. The method includes...
Selective prediction signal filtering
Disclosed herein are methods and apparatuses for selective prediction signal filtering. One aspect of the disclosed implementations is a method for encoding a...
Content sharing system and method
A method and computing system for defining a group of participants for a videoconference. A request is received from a first participant of the videoconference...
Dynamic notification techniques for video chat invitations
A computer-implemented technique can include receiving a video chat request to initiate a video chat with at least one invitee user. The technique can include...
High dynamic range array camera
In embodiments, a camera device includes HDR monochromatic image sensors that capture an image as an HDR clear image in monochrome, and the camera device...
Methods and systems for providing functionality of an interface to control
orientations of a camera on a device
Methods and systems for providing functionality of an interface to control orientations of a camera on a device are provided. In one example, a method includes...
Identifying candidate subscribers for a channel
A server computer system identifies activity data for an entity. The activity data for the entity relates to one or more online media items. The server computer...
Mesh network addressing
In embodiments of mesh network addressing, a router receives a packet to deliver to a network destination and determines if the network destination is within...
Control channel provisioning and signaling
There is provided a communication device and a base unit, and methods thereof, for determining control information. The communication device receives a control...
Method and apparatus for configuring radio frequency resources for a
customer premises base station
A method and apparatus are provided for manually or automatically configuring radio frequency (RF) resources for a customer premises base station (CPBS). In an...
Positioning reference signal assistance data signaling for enhanced
interference coordination in a wireless...
A method in a wireless communication terminal is disclosed. The method includes receiving a first signal including a desired second signal and an interference...
Test then destroy technique for security-focused semiconductor integrated
A method includes forming an integrated circuit device having device circuitry disposed in a device circuitry area on a substrate and a destroyable circuit...
Methods and apparatus for generating composite images
Apparatuses and methods for capturing and generating composite images. In various aspects, the invention provides apparatuses and methods for correcting...
Instantiating an application based on connection with a device via a
universal serial bus
An apparatus for managing telemetry sensor controllers identified by their communication port identifiers is disclosed. The apparatus may include a memory that...
Automatically generating panorama tours
In one aspect, a request to generate an automated tour based on a set of panoramic images is received. Each particular panoramic image is associated with...
Tile-based optical flow
A computing device may determine a per-tile motion estimate between a first m.times.n pixel tile from a first captured image of a scene and a second m.times.n...
Visual indicators for account access in a social network
A method includes receiving login with a first identity. The first identity is associated with a first set of privileges. The reception of login with the first...
Near-duplicate filtering in search engine result page of an online
Reducing near-duplicate entries in online shopping system search results. For each pair of entries in a set of entries, each entry characterizing a product in a...
Rebroadcasting of advertisements in a social network
The subject matter of this specification can be embodied in, among other things, a method that receives at a server a first request to rebroadcast a first...
Combining content with a search result
Methods, systems, and apparatus include computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, including a method for providing content. A search...
Classifying open-loop and closed-loop payment cards based on optical
A user captures an image of a payment card via a user computing device camera. An optical character recognition system receives the payment card image from the...
Customized predictive analytical model training
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on one or more computer storage devices, for training predictive models. Multiple training...
Signal processing systems
We describe a signal processor, the signal processor comprising: a probability vector generation system, wherein said probability vector generation system has...
Query suggestions based on entity collections of one or more past queries
Methods and apparatus for providing query suggestions to a user based on one or more past queries submitted by the user. Candidate query suggestions responsive...
Two-phase construction of data graphs from disparate inputs
Some implementations generate multiple views of a combined data graph from disparate data graph sources in two phases. A first phase may convert each source...
Renderer-assisted webpage navigating tool
Described herein are techniques related to a renderer-assisted webpage navigating tool. This Abstract is submitted with the understanding that it will not be...
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for modifying search results. In one aspect, a method...
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...
Query formulation and search in the context of a displayed document
Technology described herein enhances a user's search experience by providing refined search results that are relevant to a displayed document. Contextual search...
Populating query suggestion database using chains of related search
A system, computer-readable storage medium storing at least one program, and a computer-implemented method for identifying chains of related search queries is...
Associating an event attribute with a user based on a group of electronic
messages associated with the user
Methods and apparatus related to associating an event attribute with a user based on a group of electronic messages associated with the user. An event may be...
Book content item search
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products are provided for ranking distinct book content items based on implicit links to other...
Organizing indications of approval for collections
A system and method for organizing indications of approval using a collection application is disclosed. The collection application includes a processing module,...
Variable query generation
An example device includes a memory and one or more processors configured to receive an indication of a first set of characters, responsive to determining that...
Interface for a universal search
A search engine may perform a search for a user search query over a number of possible search categories. For example, the search query may be performed for...
Automatic matching of users and service providers
A system is configured to receive a search query from a user device; identify a set of organizations that offer services relevant to the search query; generate...
Identifying distinct combinations of values for entities based on
information in an index
A server system having one or more processors and memory receives, from a requestor, a select distinct query. In response to the query, the server system...
Counting events using hardware performance counters and annotated
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for receiving a plurality of instructions, where the plurality...
Messaging channel for web pages, extensions, and applications to
A web page itself, unmodified by any injected content script, may communicate with installed extensions or installed packaged applications. A web page initiates...
Synchronizing launch-configuration information between first and second
application environments that are...
A method for a multi-modal device for transferring launch information for a panel and first docking bar in a first application environment to a second...
Browser-level background page for providing multiple views
A method for implementing web applications includes projecting, using a processor of a computing device, one element of a web page of a web application into a...
Multi-level voice menu
Methods, apparatus, and computer-readable media are described herein related to a user interface (UI) that can be implemented on a head-mountable device (HMD)....