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Memory and process sharing via input/output with virtualization

Memory and process sharing via input/output with virtualization

Computer implemented reporting system and method

Computer implemented reporting system and method

Computer implemented reporting system and method

Toshiba

Electronic device and method for processing clips of documents

Date/App# patent app List of recent Nic-related patents
01/22/15
20150026844
 Transgenic bioluminescent plants patent thumbnailnew patent Transgenic bioluminescent plants
Transgenic plants, and a method for making the same, wherein genes encoding the enzyme luciferase and its corresponding substrate luciferin are incorporated into a native plant genome. Once transformed into plant cells, these genes may be regulated such that under certain endogenous or exogenous conditions, their expression in the mature plant results in bioluminescence.
01/22/15
20150026837
 Soybean cultivar ua5612 patent thumbnailnew patent Soybean cultivar ua5612
A soybean cultivar designated ua5612 is disclosed. The invention relates to the seeds of soybean cultivar ua5612, to the plants of soybean cultivar ua5612, to the plant parts of soybean cultivar ua5612, and to methods for producing progeny of soybean cultivar ua5612.
Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Arkansas
01/22/15
20150026833
 Mito-ob: a transgenic mouse model for obesity patent thumbnailnew patent Mito-ob: a transgenic mouse model for obesity
An obese mouse model was developed by overexpressing the mitochondrial protein prohibitin (phb) in white adipose tissue (wat) specific manner driven by adipocyte protein 2 (ap2) promoter. These mice begin to develop obesity as a result of mitochondrial remodeling (upregulation of mitochondrial biogenesis and function) in wat..
University Of Manitoba
01/22/15
20150026831
 Tl1a model of inflammation fibrosis and autoimmunity patent thumbnailnew patent Tl1a model of inflammation fibrosis and autoimmunity
This invention relates transgenic animals that overexpress tl1a in a tissue specific manner to model inflammatory bowel disease (ibd), such as colitis, crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, fibrosis, and related inflammatory diseases and conditions. Tl1a transgenic animals constitutively express both tl1a and gfp in lymphoid and myeloid cell lineages, allowing convenient identification and sorting of immune cells involved in ibd disease progression, such as t-cells, antigen presenting cells (apc), and dendritic cells (dc).
Cedars-sinai Medical Center
01/22/15
20150026819
 Selectively allowing reference to object on unlock display screen patent thumbnailnew patent Selectively allowing reference to object on unlock display screen
Methods and devices for selectively allowing a reference to an object to be included on an unlock display screen are described. In one embodiment, a processor-implemented method is described.
Blackberry Limited
01/22/15
20150026816
 Display method and electronic device patent thumbnailnew patent Display method and electronic device
The present invention discloses a display method and an electronic device. The method is applicable to an electronic device, the electronic device is capable of data transmission with a display device, the electronic device includes a first display unit, and the display device includes a second display unit; and the method includes: when the electronic device obtains information needing to be displayed, determining whether the information needing to be displayed is private information and generating a first determination result; in a case that the information needing to be displayed is private information, transmitting the information needing to be displayed to the first display unit only; and in a case that the information needing to be displayed is not private information, transmitting the information needing to be displayed at least to a second display unit..
Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026800
 Scalable inline behavioral ddos attack mitigation patent thumbnailnew patent Scalable inline behavioral ddos attack mitigation
Methods and systems for a scalable solution to behavioral distributed denial of service (ddos) attacks targeting a network are provided. According to one embodiment, a method to determine the scaling treatment is provided for various granular layer parameters of the open system interconnection (osi) model for communication systems.
Fortinet, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026798
 Electronic device and  identifying a remote device patent thumbnailnew patent Electronic device and identifying a remote device
An identity is identified by an electronic device. The electronic device receives a connection request from a remote device and controls a remote device to capture an image using the remote device.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026797
 Electronic device and authentication system therein and method patent thumbnailnew patent Electronic device and authentication system therein and method
An authentication system and method thereof capture an image of a user and extract biometric features of the user from the image to determine whether a stored biometric feature matches with the extracted biometric features. If there is a match, an interactive information is generated to invite the user to perform actions shown or specified or described by the interactive information.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026791
 Efficient network layer for ipv6 protocol patent thumbnailnew patent Efficient network layer for ipv6 protocol
An electronic device may include a network interface that may enable the electronic device to wirelessly couple the electronic device to other electronic devices. The electronic device may also include a processor that may determine at least one data path to the other electronic devices using a routing information protocol—next generation (ripng) routing mechanism.
Nest Labs, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026787
new patent

Authentication method, device and system for user equipment


Disclose are an authentication method, device and system for a user equipment. The method comprises: first, a user equipment receiving a random value rand and a cognitive code autn in an evolved packet system (eps) authentication vector sent by a network side device; when an operating mode of the user equipment is a long-term evolved node lte hi operating mode, the user equipment performing authentication based on the rand and the autn.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026785
new patent

Content activation via interaction-based authentication, systems and method


Systems, methods, and use-cases of multi-modal authentications and content distribution are presented. A content consumer can capture a multi-modal digital representation of multiple objects where a juxtaposition of features derived from the digital representation can be used to recognize that at least some of the objects are a valid authentication object.
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc
01/22/15
20150026781
new patent

Secure elements broker (seb) for application communication channel selector optimization


Systems and methods for managing concurrent secure elements on a mobile device to coordinate with an application or “app” running on the mobile device and an appropriate communications protocol for conducting transactions using the mobile device include: informing, by the processor, the reader device of a preferred app and a communication protocol usable by the preferred app; receiving, by the processor, information about which apps and communication protocols are supported by a reader for processing a transaction; locating, by the processor, a secure element supporting an app and a communication protocol supported by the reader; channeling the communication protocol for the specific configuration of the app and the supporting secure element; activating the secure element that supports the app; and processing, with the activated secure element, using the supported app and communication channel, the transaction with the reader.. .
Ebay Inc.
01/22/15
20150026772
new patent

Media based authentication and authorization for secure services


A method requests authentication of an electronic device by a service provider in response to a request for service by the electronic device. An authentication element is provided to the service provider via a secure media of the electronic device.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026771
new patent

Methods and systems for authenticating users


A method of authenticating users to reduce transaction risks includes indicating a desire to conduct a transaction and determining whether the transaction requires access to protected resources. Moreover, the method determines whether inputted information is known, determines a state of a communications device when the inputted information is known, and transmits a biometric authentication request from a server to an authentication system when the state of the communications device is enrolled.
01/22/15
20150026754
new patent

Dielectric slot antenna using capacitive coupling


The present invention concerns a slot antenna for an electronic device, e.g. A set top box.
Thomson Licensing
01/22/15
20150026748
new patent

Method and system for detecting live over the top (ott) streams in communications networks


A system and method for detecting a live over-the-top (ott) stream are provided. The method includes analyzing a received request for an ott stream; requesting a plurality of time-shifted ott streams respective of the requested ott stream when the analysis of the received request indicates that the requested ott stream is suspected as a live ott stream; analyzing the plurality of time-shifted ott streams, wherein each analysis of a suspected live ott stream results in a definitive indication of whether the requested ott stream is a live ott stream..
Imvision Software Technologies Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026745
new patent

System and effectively performing a remote control configuration procedure


A system and method for effectively performing a remote control configuration procedure includes a settop box that receives electronic programming from a program source and a television that is configured to reproduce the electronic programming. A remote control device controls various functionalities of the television over an rc-tv communications link.
Sony Electronics Inc.
01/22/15
20150026740
new patent

Controlling networked media capture device


Disclosed embodiments allow media players and other electronic devices that operate under a first protocol to control the media capture devices that operate with a second protocol which may not be configurable to communicate with the first protocol. In one embodiment of the disclosure, a network device may store and/or render content within a digital living network alliance (dlna) network and/or assist in content delivery for a dlna device on a network.
Comcast Cable Communications, Llc
01/22/15
20150026737
new patent

Satellite television antenna system


The satellite television antenna device scans the sky and locks onto a first satellite candidate by measuring microwave radiation. The antenna acquires identification (id) of a first satellite candidate from a set top box (stb), if possible.
Electronic Controlled Systems, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026735
new patent

Methods and broadcast and multicast/unicast transition


Mechanisms are provided for efficient transition between broadcast media reception and multicast/unicast media reception. Broadcast media quality is dynamically analyzed to determine when transition is appropriate.
Mobitv, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026725
new patent

Electronic device, display method, and computer program product


According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes an input controller to designate a plurality of first programs that a user wants to view among a plurality of programs; a processor to execute an application for displaying information on a first program to be broadcast in a first period among the plurality of the first programs, the first period being determined according to a current time; and a display processor to display number of first programs to be broadcast in the first period on a screen for activating the application.. .
Toshiba Lifestyle Products & Services Corporation
01/22/15
20150026720
new patent

Common purchase plan based advertisement


A method, system, and computer program product are disclosed for selecting an advertisement for play on a specified device for one or more users. Each of the users has a defined relationship with the specified device, and has an information description stored on a mobile communications device.
International Business Machines Corporation
01/22/15
20150026656
new patent

Updating pin locations in a graphical user interface of an electronic design automation tool


Methods and apparatuses are described for creating, editing, and viewing a floorplan of a circuit design. Specifically, some embodiments enable a user to perform a graphical operation at an inference point in a circuit design layout, wherein the location of the inference point is determined based on existing graphical objects in the circuit design layout.
Synopsys, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026653
new patent

Relative timing characterization


Technology for relative timing characterization enabling use of clocked electronic design automation (eda) tool flows is disclosed. In an example, a method can include a eda tool identifying a relative timing constraint (rtc) of a cell in a circuit model between a point of divergence (pod) event and two point of convergence (poc) events, wherein the two poc events include a first poc event (poc0) and a second poc event (poc1).
01/22/15
20150026640
new patent

Information searching method and terminal


An information searching method and a terminal, which are related to the field of communications technologies, address a problem of operation inconvenience in an information searching process. The method includes displaying, after a user triggers a target letter in an alphabetical index area, information summarized by the target letter in an information display area.
Huawei Device Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026638
new patent

Apparatus and controlling external input device, and computer-readable recording medium


An electronic device and a method of controlling an external input device, and a computer-readable recording medium having recorded thereon a program to perform the method are provided. The electronic device includes a communication unit configured to receive a signal generated from the external input device, and a controller configured to control display of a pointer according to the signal and to control display of a menu corresponding to a key button of the electronic device, upon receiving one of a specific signal from the external input device and if the pointer is positioned in a specific area..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026634
new patent

Touch input apparatus and portable electronic device including same


A portable electronic device includes a touch input apparatus including a touch panel installed on a surface of a display, the touch panel has a lead part projecting at the end of a detecting section, which includes a matrix area a where x value detection lines and y value detection lines are arranged in matrix, and a lead area b where a plurality of lead lines extending from the matrix area a in the same direction as the x value detection lines to reach the lead part are arranged, wherein a first touch input section is formed by the matrix area a of the touch panel, and a second touch input section is formed by the lead area b.. .
Kyocera Corporation
01/22/15
20150026632
new patent

Portable electronic device and display control method


According to an aspect of the present invention, setting change of a parameter can be performed while checking the content of all parameters on the list screen without screen transition of the list screen. Parameters of a desired page can be set at the same time even if a use condition or the like of the device is changed, or only part of the parameters can be corrected and set.
Fujifilm Corporation
01/22/15
20150026630
new patent

Enhanced e-book and enhanced e-book reader


A method for enhanced searching in an electronic document by a human reader who can touch a touch screen. The method can include the steps of providing an electronic device having a touch screen and memory, the electronic device having executable instructions in the memory for displaying at least one of a plurality of displayable pages of a work stored in memory of the electronic device; providing an icon for display such that upon touching the touch screen while one of the at least one of a plurality of displayable pages is displayed, the icon is displayed; providing at least one additional selectable feature such that upon touching the icon, the executable instructions cause to be displayed the at least one additional selectable feature; and wherein upon selecting by touching by the human reader one of the at least one additional selectable feature the executable instructions cause to be displayed at least a second instance of where the feature occurs in the work..
01/22/15
20150026626
new patent

Software keyboard input device, input method and electronic apparatus


An input method using a software keyboard, includes: displaying a software keyboard on a display device having a touch panel; monitoring an input from a user and detecting a sequence including input of an original character string, deletion of some or all of the original character string and re-input of a new character string; acquiring at least one of an incorrect input character contained in the original character string and a corresponding correct input character contained in the new character string; and correcting the software keyboard based on the incorrect input character and the correct input character.. .
Rohm Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026612
new patent

Actionable user input on displayed items


There is provided a method in an electronic device having a display and means for receiving user input, the method comprising detecting a user input directed at an item displayed on a display and determining whether the user input is a first user input or a second user input, wherein the first user input is different in at least one respect from the second user input. If the item is linked to one or more additional items and the detected user input is the first user input, the method comprises selecting the item and the one or more additional items as a group of items, for performing an action on the group of items.
Blackberry Limited
01/22/15
20150026598
new patent

Method for operating application and electronic device thereof


A method is provided for sharing user information in an electronic device. User information is determined.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026591
new patent

User interface


A method of controlling communication quality between one node and at least one other node in a packet switched communication system, the method comprising the steps of detecting at one of said nodes a condition that indicates that communication quality is below an acceptable threshold, automatically generating instructions based on the detected condition for a user of the at least one node, said instructions intended to provide a remedy to improve the communication quality, and receiving input from a user of the at least one node responsive to the instructions to implement the remedy and thereby improve the communication quality.. .
Microsoft Corporation
01/22/15
20150026585
new patent

Device management system, device management method, and storage medium


A device management system includes an electronic device and a remote maintenance server. The electronic device displays an operation screen to a user.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
01/22/15
20150026581
new patent

Information inputting system and related method


A handheld device in communication with an electronic device which requires confidential information to be inputted allows the information to be input into the handheld device in a private and secure manner. The handheld device comprises a communication module, a determining module, an interface establishing module, and an inputting module.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026580
new patent

Method and device for communication


A system of communicating between first and second electronic devices, comprises, in a first device, receiving from a second device, voice representative information acquired by the second device, and connection information indicating characteristics of communication to be used in establishing a communication link with the second device. The system compares the voice representative information with predetermined reference voice representative information and in response to the comparison, establishes a communication link with the second device by using the connection information received from the second device..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026572
new patent

Gesture-based control of electronic devices


Various techniques for gestured-based control of electronic devices are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, a method includes detecting first and second inputs respectively to first and second locations of a detection zone of an input/output device when the electronic device is in a locked mode.
Microsoft Corporation
01/22/15
20150026569
new patent

Method for editing object and electronic device thereof


An electronic device is configured to perform a method for editing an object. The method includes determining one or more edit references with respect to one or more objects displayed on a display unit, detecting a motion input, and editing the one or more objects based on at least one of the one or more edit references and a characteristic of the motion input..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026563
new patent

Evaluation device, evaluation method, evaluation program, and computer-readable recording medium recording evaluation program


Provided are an evaluation device, an evaluation method, and an evaluation program for further accurately evaluating the magnitude of effect of each page in an electronic book on getting users interested, and also a computer-readable recording medium recording the program. With a book server 100, a start page is identified first and a display amount of each page is counted.
Rakuten, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026560
new patent

Electronic processing documents


According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a processor and a display processor. The processor stores a plurality of clip data items in storage, each of the plurality of clip data items including a clip and one or more tags associated with the clip, the clip corresponding to at least a part of a document.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
01/22/15
20150026554
new patent

Device, method, and graphical user interface for manipulating tables using multicontact gestures


An electronic device having a display and a touch-sensitive surface, displays a table having a plurality of rows, a plurality of columns, and a plurality of cells. The device detects a gesture on the touch-sensitive surface that includes movement of one or more of a first contact and a second contact.
Apple Inc.
01/22/15
20150026552
new patent

Electronic device and image data displaying method


Provided are an electronic device and an image data displaying method. Each of the electronic device and the image data displaying method displays screen data on a display, stores a plurality of pages of image data in a memory in association with page information of the image data, extracts a part of the plurality of pages of image data, stores the extracted part of the plurality of pages of image data and page information of the image data from which the part of the plurality of pages of image data has been extracted in the memory, and pastes the extracted part of the plurality of pages of image data obtained from the memory on the screen data displayed on the display..
01/22/15
20150026526
new patent

Techniques for testing enclosure management controller using backplane initiator


One aspect of the present disclosure relates to a backplane initiator for testing enclosure management controller. The backplane initiator includes: an initiator board and an initiator control application.
American Megatrends, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026515
new patent

Mobile data center


A portable and mobile deployable data center (ddc) is disclosed, which includes various components that enables the ddc to have multiple functions including, computing, data storage and retrieval, communications and routing. A ddc includes a rugged case that suitable for harsh environments, an interconnection mechanism, a plurality of hot swappable readers, a plurality of hot swappable portable computing devices, and a plurality of hot swappable power supplies..
Arnouse Digital Devices Corporation
01/22/15
20150026501
new patent

Portable electronic apparatus and power management method


A portable electronic apparatus and a power management method are disclosed. The portable electronic apparatus comprises a processor and an embedded controller (ec).
Quanta Computer Inc.
01/22/15
20150026498
new patent

Power management in a data-capable strapband


Embodiments of the invention relates generally to electrical and electronic hardware, computer software, wired and wireless network communications, and computing devices, and more specifically to structures and techniques for managing power generation, power consumption, and other power-related functions in a data-capable strapband. Embodiments relate to a band including sensors, a controller coupled to the sensors, an energy storage device, a connector configured to receive power and control signals, and a power manager.
Aliphcom
01/22/15
20150026497
new patent

Electronic device that executes hibernation


An electronic device includes a main processor and a first memory. The main processor is configured to: determine whether or not specific data is stored in a first io memory area of the first memory; generate a first piece of image data based on an os memory area of the first memory; store the first piece of image data to a nonvolatile storage device; generate a second piece of image data based on the os memory area of the first memory and the first io memory area of the first memory; store the second piece of image data of the nonvolatile storage device; restore the software program to the os memory area from the first piece of image data; and restore the software program to the os memory area and the specific data to the first io memory area from the second piece of image data..
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
01/22/15
20150026491
new patent

Remotely controllable electronic device and system including the same


An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a controller configured to transition the electronic device into a sleep mode, and a communication interface configured to establish a network session with the external computing device when the electronic device into the sleep mode, wherein the communication interface is configured to maintain the network session with the external computing device when the electronic device is in the sleep mode, and to transition the electronic device into a non-sleep mode in response to a signal, for requesting that the electronic device gets out the sleep mode, being received through the maintained network session..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026473
new patent

Verifying privacy of web real-time communications (webrtc) media channels via corresponding webrtc data channels, and related methods, systems, and computer-readable media


Verification of privacy of web real-time communications (webrtc) media channels via corresponding webrtc data channels, and related methods, systems, and computer-readable media are disclosed. In this regard, in one embodiment, a method for verifying privacy of a webrtc media channel comprises establishing the webrtc media channel between first and second webrtc clients using a keying material.
Avaya Inc.
01/22/15
20150026464
new patent

Steganography detection


Systems and methods for detecting potential steganography use to hide content in computer files transmitted via electronic communications are provided. An electronic communication associated with a computer file may be identified.
Bank Of America Corporation
01/22/15
20150026458
new patent

Managing user access in a communications network


A method of operating a node for performing handover between access networks wherein a user has authenticated for network access in a first access network. The method comprises receiving from a home network a first session key and a temporary identifier allocated to the user for the duration of a communication session.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
01/22/15
20150026455
new patent

Systems and methods for securing email in mobile devices


A computer-implemented method for providing secure mobile email communications is described. At least one application programming interface (api) of a native email client is hooked in order to transmit data securely via email.
Symantec Corporation
01/22/15
20150026425
new patent

Electronic device, operating system and access control method


An electronic device includes a memory protection unit configured to protect an access to a register of a device arranged in an address space. An operating system sets an access right to the register by using the memory protection unit.
Yokogawa Electric Corporation
01/22/15
20150026382
new patent

Memory and process sharing via input/output with virtualization


Embodiments of the present invention provide an approach for memory and process sharing via input/output (i/o) with virtualization. Specifically, embodiments of the present invention provide a circuit design/system in which multiple chipsets are present that communicate with one another via a communications channel.
01/22/15
20150026363
new patent

Time based ip address hopping


Technologies related to time based ip address hopping are generally described. In some examples, ip communications may involve ip network nodes including source nodes, which may configure and send ip packets via a network, gateway nodes, which may receive ip packets from the network and may send the ip packets to end point nodes, and end point nodes.
Empire Technology Development Llc
01/22/15
20150026360
new patent

Method and system for supporting wireless communications


A system for communicating with a portable electronic device includes an electronic control module including operative logic when implemented. The electronic control module is in communication with the portable electronic device using a generic attribute profile (gatt).
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc
01/22/15
20150026347
new patent

Method and allocating stream processing unit


The present invention discloses a method and an apparatus for allocating a stream processing unit, and pertains to the field of communications technologies. The method includes: obtaining a parallelism degree and a resource usage rate of a stream processing component on each computing node, and determining the number of stream processing units according to the parallelism degree; generating a stream processing unit to be allocated, and determining a resource usage rate of the stream processing component as a resource usage rate of a corresponding stream processing unit; and allocating, according to a processing capability of the computing node on which the stream processing component is located and a resource usage rate of an allocated stream processing unit, the stream processing unit to be allocated to a corresponding computing node.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026343
new patent

Cloud-connectable middleware appliance


A computer system and associated method and software where communications between the cloud and a sensor device (for example, a temperature sensor) pass through and are processed by a middleware appliance. The middleware appliance creates data structures called cloud event data objects (cedos).
International Business Machines Corporation
01/22/15
20150026319
new patent

Method and system for remote device management


Determining an identification of an auto-configuration server from the plurality of auto-configuration servers in accordance with the identification of the manageable electronic device.. .
01/22/15
20150026318
new patent

Identifying network communication patterns


Examples of the present disclosure include methods, devices, and/or systems. Identifying network communication patterns can include analyzing a distributed computer program of a network, estimating virtual network communication traffic based on the analysis, and mapping the virtual network communication traffic to a physical network link.
01/22/15
20150026317
new patent

Recovering from a failure to connect to a network that was remotely configured on a headless device


The disclosure relates to wireless communications. An aspect determines whether or not an attempt to connect to a local wireless network using a given network configuration failed, determines whether or not a previous attempt to connect to the local wireless network using the given network configuration was successful, and if the attempt to connect failed and the previous attempt was successful, switches between a state of retrying to connect to the local wireless network and a state of waiting to receive a new network configuration..
Qualcomm Connected Experiences, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026315
new patent

Network parameter configuration based on end user device characteristics


Systems, methods, and software for operating a content node are provided herein. In one example, a method of operating a content node is presented.
Fastly, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026303
new patent

Rapid startup with dynamic reservation capabilities for network communication systems


A network communication system may include talkers, listeners, and bridges configured to begin communication of a data stream without first establishing a reservation for the communication. Thereafter, a reservation protocol may be used to confirm the communication, and tear down the communication if the communication is not confirmed or when the communication is complete..
Harman International Industries, Incorporated
01/22/15
20150026300
new patent

System and adapting information content according to the capability of the access bearer


A communication system is adapted to provide access to application information on an application server utilizing a specific one of multiple radio access types. Access is provided via an access network using an access bearer.
Optis Wireless Technology, Llc
01/22/15
20150026297
new patent

Content tagging using broadcast device information


A number of devices co-located at a geographic location can broadcast and receive identity information. The identity information can include a unique device identifier and a device description.
Apple Inc.
01/22/15
20150026283
new patent

Selectively translating portions of electronic messages


A method, system and computer program product for instant message communication in a wireless and non-wireless environment. A message is sent from a mobile unit device over a wireless communication network.
Facebook, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026280
new patent

Apparatus and improved electronic mail


An e-mail apparatus and method are provided. The e-mail apparatus includes a memory that stores display names and e-mail addresses corresponding to the display names, and a controller that extracts an e-mail address from a received e-mail message, retrieves from the memory a display name corresponding to the extracted e-mail address, modifies the display name of the received e-mail message to the retrieved display name, and outputs the modified display name..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026279
new patent

Video in e-mail


To allow a video clip to be rendered within an e-mail, the video stream is converted into an animated image object (e.g. A gif (graphics interchange format) object) and stored on a server system.
Liveclicker, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026278
new patent

Method and device for pushing user message


A method and a device for pushing a user message, which relate to the communications field, to improve user experience. The method includes acquiring regular activity information of a user, triggering a first event when a current activity of a user equipment does not comply with the regular activity information, and triggering a second event when a current activity of a user equipment complies with the regular activity information..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026262
new patent

System and shared session appearance in a hybrid peer-to-peer environment


An improved system and method are disclosed for peer-to-peer communications. In one example, the method enables the joining and/or recording of an ongoing peer-to-peer communication session in real time..
Damaka, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026254
new patent

System and predictive live interaction offering and hosting


A system and method are presented for predictive live interaction offering and hosting. A mechanism may be provided for controlling outstanding offerings, or invitations, of communications with users through points of service.
Interactive Intellegence, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026251
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Internet protocol version 6 content routing


A content delivery system includes a cache server, a domain name server, and a redirector. The domain name server is configured to receive a request for a cache server address, and provide an ipv6 anycast address.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
01/22/15
20150026244
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Communication system, client terminal, and server device


A batch request processing device that, when a response corresponding to a performance request issued by a gui processing device is stored in a response storage device, outputs an output command for outputting the response to the gui processing device, whereas when no response corresponding to the performance request is stored in the response storage device, commands a request pattern management device to predict a request which may be issued following the performance request and generate a request pattern which consists of the performance request and the predicted request, and generates a batch request including the request pattern generated by the request pattern management device.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
01/22/15
20150026241
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Deltacasting for overlapping requests


Methods, apparatuses, and systems are provided for improving utilization of a communications system (e.g., a satellite communications system) when handling overlapping content requests. Embodiments use various techniques (e.g., dictionary coding techniques) to create fingerprints of content traversing the links of the communications system.
Viasat, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026234
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Social mode for managing communications between a mobile device and a social networking system


The automatic transmission of communications between a mobile device and a social networking system is regulated based on the communication mode of the mobile device. A communication for transmission between the mobile device and the social networking system is detected.
Facebook, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026229
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Method in an electronic device for controlling functions in another electronic device and electronic device thereof


A method in an electronic device for controlling functions in another electronic device, and the electronic device thereof are provided. The method includes receiving, by a first electronic device, a message including control information corresponding to at least one function broadcasted or multicasted from a second electronic device; and performing at least one function corresponding to at least part of information in the message..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
01/22/15
20150026224
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Electronic device, method and storage medium


According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes a processor and a display processor. The processor is configured to store, in a storage, first information and second information.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
01/22/15
20150026179
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Electronic device and processing clips of documents


According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes a display processor and a processor. The display processor is configured to display on a screen a plurality of clips.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
01/22/15
20150026176
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Enhanced e-book and enhanced e-book reader


An electronic device for storing and displaying an electronic document. The electronic document is displayable on a display screen of the electronic device by executable instructions in memory of the electronic device.
01/22/15
20150026161
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Enhanced e-book and enhanced e-book reader


An enhanced e-book. The enhanced e-book can include a source file of a base work stored in memory of an electronic device for storing and displaying an electronic document.
01/22/15
20150026157
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Contextual search by a mobile communications device


Contextual search by a mobile communications device is described. In an implementation, a search query is a received and a context is detected of a user interface currently being displayed on a display device of a mobile communication device.
Rovi Corporation
01/22/15
20150026094
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Reliability target system


A system, such as a reliability target system (rts), can determine a customer driven reliability target (cdrt) for a product, such as an electronic device or system. The cdrt can be a target reliability or quality score or a target value, such as a mean time between failures target value.
Cisco Technology, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026093
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Apparatus and wireless instant messaging


A wireless communication device declares one of a plurality of extended instant messaging states and transmits the declared states to a presence information server. Declared extended instant messaging states for destination devices are received, and an enhanced instant message based on declared extended instant messaging states is generated..
Blackberry Limited
01/22/15
20150026076
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System and providing customer guidance in deploying a computing system


A system and method for helping customers install a modular computing system is provided. In some embodiments, the method comprises determining, using a computing system, whether all components of a modular computing system have been received by a customer.
Netapp, Inc.
01/22/15
20150026074
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Consumer-centric product warranty management system


Consumer-centric communications-enabled portable, preferably tablet or smartphone-based, systems, methods and apparatus for product registration and warranty activation, and for product warranty management.. .
01/22/15
20150026073
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Systems and methods for generating customer solutions


Implementations described and claimed herein provide systems and methods for generating customer solutions using real-time information for new customer sales and/or current customer support. In one implementation, technical infrastructure data for a provider network is retrieved from one or more databases.
Level 3 Communications, Llc.
01/22/15
20150026065
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System and using electronic funds transfer to complete payment for goods and services


A system and method of using electronic funds transfer (eft) to complete payment for goods and services. An example method of operating a transaction terminal includes identifying items selected by a customer for purchase, determining a required payment amount for the items, obtaining identification information from the customer, obtaining contact information and payment information, including bank account information and bank routing number information, from a customer profile associated with the identification information, creating a check image, sending a request for payment message providing access to the check image and the payment information to a mobile communication device of the customer using the contact information in the customer profile, and receiving a reply message from the mobile communication device authorizing payment for the items via electronic funds transfer and including a 2d barcode containing the check image and the payment information..
Ncr Corporation
01/22/15
20150026064
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System and using electronic funds transfer to complete payment for goods and services


A system and method of using electronic funds transfer (eft) to complete payment for goods and services. An example method of operating a transaction terminal includes identifying items selected by a customer for purchase, determining a required payment amount for the items, obtaining identification information from the customer, obtaining contact information and payment information, including bank account information and bank routing number information, from a customer profile associated with the identification information, creating a check image, sending a request for payment message providing access to the check image and the payment information to a mobile communication device of the customer using the contact information in the customer profile, and receiving a reply message from the mobile communication device authorizing payment for the items via electronic funds transfer and including a 2d barcode containing the check image and the payment information..
Ncr Corporation
01/22/15
20150026022
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Billing device and processing method


A billing device and processing method is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method includes i) collecting a billing log according to performing a biz template at the business logic processing unit, ii) verifying validity of the collected billing log, iii) performing a standardizing process on the verified billing log, iv) generating billing data by applying a predetermined billing policy according to the standardized billing log, v) generating a billing file (mdr) to transmit to a billing legacy system of a mobile communication system using the generated billing data and vi) transmitting the generated billing file (mdr) to the billing legacy system..
Kt Corporation
01/22/15
20150026021
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Computer implemented reporting system and method


A computer-implemented system is provided for managing a commercial entity and providing reports. The system comprises a cloud-based reporting component configured to receive transaction-related data from at least one electronic device located at the entity; process the transaction-related data to generate a cash-sheet reconciliation report; communicate at least a portion of the pre-processed or processed data to an accounting component; and provide the cash sheet reconciliation report to a user associated with the entity.
01/22/15
20150026008
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Patron service system and method


A method provides for using a wireless patron unit within a venue and within a vicinity of the venue. The method includes providing at least one patron with a wireless patron unit by either permitting the at least one patron to temporarily use a provided wireless patron unit that includes at least one venue specific application program, or by providing at least one venue specific application program to the at least one patron for downloading into a patron-owned wireless communication device that can be used during the at least one patron's visit to the venue.
01/22/15
20150026005
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Multi ecommerce floating window with a shopping cart


The present invention is directed to a novel multi ecommerce floating window configured to allow a shopper to surf and collect variety of items/products from separated independent ecommerce websites into one electronic shopping cart. The invention is also directed to a method and system for purchasing products from a plurality of unrelated internet commerce sites offering products for purchase through electronic commerce systems using said novel multi ecommerce floating window provided herein.
Buy America Us Corp.


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