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Content provided DNS resolution validation and use
Methods and systems for using and providing trustworthy DNS resolutions are provided. A method for using trustworthy DNS resolutions may include obtaining a DNS...
Systems and methods for uploading media content in an instant messaging
System and methods for uploading media content in an instant messaging application are disclosed. In some implementations, a method includes, at a first...
Systems and methods for balancing max-min fairness and throughput
objectives in traffic engineering
Systems and methods are provided for allocating resources of a network among a plurality of traffic demands to optimize fairness and throughput. Fairness...
Translating network forwarding plane models into target implementation
using sub models and hints
A routing controller in a communication network may be responsible for issuing routing rules to forwarding devices in the network. Exemplary embodiments allow...
Systems and methods for event stream management
A system for managing event streams is provided that includes a volatile memory, a non-volatile memory, and a processor. The volatile memory is configured to...
Systems and methods for determining physical network topology
A system determines a physical topology of a network including a plurality of nodes. Each node includes a multi-chip higher-tier switch, and each chip in the...
Adaptive streaming for legacy media frameworks
This disclosure relates to adaptive streaming for legacy media frameworks. A streaming component includes a reception component that receives a first set of...
Shared communication space invitations
A computer-implemented method of providing invitations to a shared communication space, performed by a server system, includes providing the shared...
Network fabric reconfiguration
The present disclosure describes systems and methods for reconfiguring the links made by a plurality of optical circuit switches between the nodes of the first...
System, method and apparatus for mobile transmit diversity using symmetric
Communication is performed for a first communication device having a set of antenna elements. A quality-indication signal is received from a second...
An apparatus includes a first cell subpack having a plurality of cells arranged in series and a second cell subpack connected in series to the first cell...
Battery leakage current elimination in UPS units
Aspects of the disclosure relate generally to uninterruptible power supply ("UPS") units for systems requiring back up power. The UPS units include circuitry...
Line balancing for a three-phase alternating current system
System for providing AC line balancing includes a three-phase power source, a monitoring component and a control component. Three AC lines from the three-phase...
System and method for determining a zoom factor of content displayed on a
A system, computer-readable storage medium storing at least one program, and a computer-implemented method for determining a zoom factor of content displayed on...
System for detecting display driver error when failing to receive a
synchronization signal and method thereof
A system performs a method for detecting display driver error. The method includes sending a first command signal to a display driver to operate according to a...
Texture blending between view-dependent texture and base texture in a
geographic information system
Systems and methods for rendering a view-dependent texture in conjunction with a three-dimensional model of a geographic area are provided. A view-dependent...
Blending map data with additional imagery
In one aspect, a map is provided for display by one or more computing devices. The map includes one or more polygons. The one or more computing devices receive...
Optimistic receipt flow
An online electronic wallet system and method provide secure storage and transmission of payment instrument information for use in completing online purchases...
Navigation-based AD units in street view
Systems, methods, and computer storage mediums for directing a user to an image of an advertiser's geolocation are provided. An exemplary method includes...
Generating models based on user behavior
A system and method for generating a model based on the user's interests and activities by receiving with a logging unit user activities from heterogeneous data...
System and method for sharing content in an instant messaging application
A method and system for sharing content in an instant messaging application are disclosed. According to one embodiment a computer-implemented method comprises...
Disclosed are a system and method for constructing and using a predictive model to generate a prediction signal, also referred to as a classification signal...
Automatic sequencing of video playlists based on mood classification of
each video and video cluster transitions
A given set of videos are sequenced in an aesthetically pleasing manner using models learned from human curated playlists. Semantic features associated with...
Screenshot orientation detection
A method and/or system for screenshot orientation detection may include performing an initial optical character recognition (OCR) and/or an initial face...
Updating point of interest data based on an image
Various aspects of the subject technology relate to systems, methods, and machine-readable media for updating a point of interest (POI) data repository. A...
Feature reduction based on local densities for bundle adjustment of images
Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for determining camera parameters and three dimensional locations of features from a plurality of...
Hovercard pivoting for mobile devices
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for invoking execution of web based applications. In one...
Access controls in a search index
Techniques include: identifying a first group that has a specified number of entities or more; associating a first group restrict with the first group, where a...
Producing a ranking for pages using distances in a web-link graph
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for producing a ranking for pages on the web. In one aspect,...
Interpreting adjacent search terms based on a hierarchical relationship
A computer-implemented method may include receiving, from a device, a search query that includes search terms, parsing the search terms into combinations of...
Efficient query rewriting
Methods and systems for efficient query rewriting and the like are described here. One such described method comprises: offline mapping frequently-seen search...
Showing prominent users for information retrieval requests
Implementations of the present disclosure include actions of receiving a search query from a searching user, in response to the search query matching a trigger...
Ranking modifications of a previous query
Methods and apparatus related to ranking modifications of a previous query. For example, modifications of a previous query may be generated based on a current...
A system includes: receiving first information about a device, where the first information includes data corresponding to a location of the device and a time at...
Translating a search query into multiple languages
A computer-implemented method can include translating a search query from a first language to a second language, comparing the translated query with content in...
Techniques for detecting poor machine translations of key terms
Techniques for detecting poor machine translations are disclosed herein. The techniques can include various diagnostics that can be performed to determine...
Techniques for server-side determination of font subsets
A computer-implemented technique is presented. The technique can include receiving, at a server comprising one or more processors, a first request from a...
Determining sizes of content items
Systems and methods of distributing content items to a resource via a computer network are described. A statistical distribution representing display sizes of...
Technique for passive cache compaction using a least recently used cache
An example method for passive compaction of a cache includes determining first metadata associated with first data and second metadata associated with second...
Using a logical to physical map for direct user space communication with a
data storage device
A data storage device includes multiple flash memory devices, where each of the flash memory devices is arranged into multiple blocks having multiple pages for...
Single-sided distributed cache system
A distributed cache system including a data storage portion, a data control portion, and a cache logic portion in communication with the data storage and data...
Dial control for mobile devices
Implementations of the present disclosure provide dial controls on a mobile computing device. In one aspect, a method includes displaying a first function...
Multiple views of a geographic area on a mobile device
A computer-implemented method is disclosed that includes receiving on a mobile device a search query associated with a geographic location, providing one or...
Management of geographic data layers in a geographic information system
Systems and methods for management of geographic data layers in a geographic information system are provided. A layer control tool can be presented in...
Method and apparatus for gesture interaction with a photo-active painted
A method and apparatus for gesture interaction with a photo-active painted surface is described. The method may include driving a spatial electromagnetic...
Wearable computing device with gesture recognition
Methods, apparatus, and computer-readable media are described herein related to recognizing a look up gesture. Level-indication data from at least an...
Methods and devices for consistency of the haptic response across a touch
Disclosed are methods and touch sensitive devices including a haptic actuator drive frequency module stored by the memory and in communication with the...
Use of detected objects for image processing
Methods and systems for the use of detected objects for image processing are described. A computing device autonomously controlling a vehicle may receive images...
Wearable device with input and output structures
An electronic device including a frame configured to be worn on the head of a user is disclosed. The frame can include a bridge configured to be supported on...
Systems and methods for generating compensated speed values for
Implementations relate to systems and methods for generating compensated speed values for a Doppler-enabled device. A portable wireless device can contain a GPS...