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08/18/16
20160242161 
 Communications device, infrastructure equipment and methods for receiving downlink control information patent thumbnailCommunications device, infrastructure equipment and methods for receiving downlink control information
A communications device transmitting/receiving data to/from a mobile communications network includes a transmitter to transmit data to the mobile communications network via a wireless access interface, a receiver to receive data from the mobile communications network via the wireless access interface, and a controller. The wireless access interface includes plural time divided temporal units and in each temporal unit a down-link control channel and a down-link shared channel.
Sony Corporation


08/18/16
20160242109 
 Method for searching wireless lan and mobile device supporting the same patent thumbnailMethod for searching wireless lan and mobile device supporting the same
A method for searching a wireless lan by a mobile device is provided. The method may include receiving, by the mobile device, a setting parameter required to start searching for a wireless lan access point from a base station; determining, by the mobile device, whether or not to start searching for the wireless lan access point on the basis of the setting parameter; and starting, by the mobile device, searching for the wireless lan access point if a condition for starting a search is satisfied..
Intellectual Discovery Co., Ltd.


08/18/16
20160242108 
 Device searching method and electronic device for supporting the same patent thumbnailDevice searching method and electronic device for supporting the same
A method comprising: transmitting, by a first electronic device, a discovery request message according to an internet protocol (ip) address of the first electronic device; receiving, by the first electronic device, a response to the discovery request message that is transmitted by a second electronic device according to an ip address of the second electronic device; and establishing a tunneled direct link setup (tdls) channel with the second electronic device when the response to the discovery request message is received from the second electronic device.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


08/18/16
20160242107 
 Apparatus and  accessing electronic device having hot spot function patent thumbnailApparatus and accessing electronic device having hot spot function
Disclosed are a method and apparatus for accessing an electronic device having a hot spot function. The method for accessing an electronic device having a hotspot (ap) function includes receiving a beacon signal from an electronic device having a hotspot function, searching for at least one electronic device having a hotspot function on the basis of the beacon signal, receiving an input signal selecting an electronic device to be accessed from among the at least one searched electronic device, generating identification information for requesting permission of an access from the selected electronic device, the identification information indicating specific information generated by a specific input signal and variably generated, transmitting the identification information to the selected electronic device, and receiving a response signal regarding whether an access is permitted from the selected electronic device on the basis of the identification information..
Lg Electronics Inc.


08/18/16
20160241994 
 Techniques for implementing location based device services patent thumbnailTechniques for implementing location based device services
The present disclosure generally relates to techniques for implementing location based device services. Techniques are described for enabling registration of a device to a server system and providing access to the registered devices via a universal application.
Kii, Inc.


08/18/16
20160241851 
 Method and device for generating a predicted value of an image patent thumbnailMethod and device for generating a predicted value of an image
A method and device for generating a predicted value of image that are mostly used to generate a predicted value of a current block during image encoding or decoding. The method includes: determining a searching scope, wherein multiple motion vectors are included in the searching scope; performing up-sampling interpolations on first reference blocks, corresponding to the motion vector in the searching scope, in a reference image of the current block by using a first filter to obtain up-sampled first reference blocks; by using the up-sampled first reference blocks, obtaining at least one candidate motion vector corresponding to the current block; performing up-sampling interpolations on second reference blocks, corresponding to the at least one candidate motion vector, in the reference image of the current block by using a second filter to obtain up-sampled second reference blocks; combining the up-sampled second reference blocks to obtain a predicted value of the current block..
Huawei Technologies Co.,ltd.


08/18/16
20160241675 
 Transmission method, terminal and system for application software patent thumbnailTransmission method, terminal and system for application software
Provided are a transmission method, terminal and system for application software. In the method, a first terminal creates a wireless hotspot; a second terminal joins a wireless network constructed by the wireless hotspot when joining request information sent by the second terminal is received; and interaction of application software with the second terminal is performed based on the wireless network.
Zte Corporation


08/18/16
20160241674 
 Method and device of filtering address patent thumbnailMethod and device of filtering address
The present disclosure relates to a method and device of filtering an address. The method includes: acquiring a uniform resource locator (url) address corresponding to a material resource of a webpage, wherein the material resource of the webpage includes at least one of a picture resource, an audio resource, a video resource and a literal resource; searching whether the url address is stored in an address caching list, wherein the address caching list is used to store url addresses having been matched by a predefined matching algorithm; and if the url address is not stored in the address caching list, performing a matching operation on the url address according to the predefined matching algorithm to determine whether the url address is a url address needing filtering..
Xiaomi Inc.


08/18/16
20160241546 
 Provide insensitive summary for an encrypted document patent thumbnailProvide insensitive summary for an encrypted document
An insensitive summary of an encrypted electronic document, such as email, is provided. The insensitive summary provides a summary of the encrypted electronic document without providing sensitive information, such as passwords.
Ca, Inc.


08/18/16
20160241533 
 System and  granular tagging and searching multimedia content based on user's reaction patent thumbnailSystem and granular tagging and searching multimedia content based on user's reaction
A system and a method for tagging content based on individual cues, emotional score or emotional profile is provided, where the content is a video file, a webpage, a mobile application, a product review or product demo video is provided. The method involves authorizing a user to access the content; capturing a user specific data, an application details and a content specific data in response to the content in real-time; analyzing the captured user specific data, the application detail and the content specific data to generate a user emotional profile; and tagging the user emotional profile with the content in a time granular manner..

08/18/16
20160240221 

Moving cartridge between library strings


A library manager to determine a relay-point library string when a particular cartridge (specific cartridge) is moved to an empty drive (target drive) for mounting. A method for determining a relay-point library string includes: receiving a command to mount a cartridge in a library string located on one side of the relay-point library string; searching for the target drive among library strings, and finding the target drive in a library string on the other side of an interposed relay-point library string relative to the library string in which the specific cartridge is located; selecting a relay-point library string based on predetermined conditions to move the specific cartridge using shuttle connections to the found target drive; and searching to determine whether or there is a newly available drive in a relay-point library string other than the selected relay-point library string before the selected cartridge reaches the selected relay-point library string..
International Business Machines Corporation


08/18/16
20160240189 

Vehicle and controlling the same


A vehicle and a method of controlling the vehicle are provided. The method includes recognizing a user speech to acquire a voice command and searching for a shortcut instruction that corresponds to the voice command.
Hyundai Motor Company


08/18/16
20160239882 

System and process for generating user based virtual recommendation from user contact sources


A system and process provides consumers with product or services virtual recommendations from a list of contacts. In response to the consumer searching for or browsing a product or service, the system searches through stored contacts that have also interacted with the searched/browsed product or service.

08/18/16
20160239655 

Secure authentication mechanism using quick response codes


A method of securing authentication of a user's identity is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of: an authentication program of an entity receiving initiation of a transaction from a user; the authentication program searching for associated information of the user; the authentication program choosing an authentication query requiring input from the user based on the associated information; the authentication program generating a visual code representing the authentication query; the authentication program splitting the visual code into pieces; and the authentication program sending each piece of visual code to the user via a separate communication channel.
International Business Machines Corporation


08/18/16
20160239549 

Method for processing a database query


The invention relates to a computer-implemented method for processing a query in a database, the query comprising a search value. The database comprises a plurality of datasets the datasets comprising entries, wherein distance statistics are assigned to the datasets.
International Business Machines Corporation


08/18/16
20160239538 

Method for processing a database query


The invention relates to a computer-implemented method for processing a query in a database, the query comprising a search value. The database comprises a plurality of datasets the datasets comprising entries, wherein distance statistics are assigned to the datasets.
International Business Machines Corporation


08/18/16
20160239503 

Search system using search subdomain and hints to subdomains in search query statements and sponsored results on a subdomain-by-subdomain basis


A method and apparatus for generating search results including searching by subdomain and providing sponsored results by subdomain is provided. A search system according to embodiments of the present invention analyzes search queries to determine if they are to be routed to subdomains and presents results include sponsored hits sponsored on a subdomain by subdomain basis..
Yahoo! Inc.


08/18/16
20160239497 

Context based data searching


Data searching over a network is facilitated. A search request is received from a user device via the network.
Iii Holdings 1, Llc


08/18/16
20160239481 

Method and device for expanding data of bilingual corpus, and storage medium


Disclosed are a method and a device for expanding data of a bilingual corpus. The method for expanding data of a bilingual corpus includes: searching, in a source language-pivot language corpus, for at least one first pivot language phrase semantically matching a first source language phrase; searching, in the source language-pivot language corpus, for at least one second source language phrase semantically matching each of the first pivot language phrases to form a source language phrase set by the second source language phrases; searching, in a pivot language-target language corpus, for at least one first target language phrase semantically matching each of the first pivot language phrases to form a target language phrase set by the first target language phrases; combining the second source language phrases in the source language phrase set with the first target language phrases in the target language phrase set, so as to form at least one phrase pair in which a source language phrase and a target language phrase semantically match; and storing the formed at least one phrase pair in which the source language phrase and the target language phrase semantically match into a source language-target language corpus.
Beijing Baidu Netcom Science And Technology Co., Ltd.


08/18/16
20160237208 

Multifunctional degradable nanoparticles with control over size and functionalities


In one aspect, the invention relates to polymers, crosslinked polymers, functionalized polymers, nanoparticles, and functionalized nanoparticles and methods of making and using same. In one aspect, the invention relates to degradable polymers and degradable nanoparticles.
Vanderbilt University


08/18/16
20160236684 

Drive assist apparatus


A drive assist apparatus 100 includes an assist determination unit 32 configured to, in calculation processing in a drive assist control of a host vehicle v, perform a linear search with respect to search information formed of a plurality of values. In a case of performing the linear search on the search target value which is the target of searching with respect to each of the plurality of search information items, the assist determination unit 32 alternately performs an ascending search and a descending search with respect to each search information..

08/18/16
20160235308 

Method and device for detecting physiological information


A method for detecting physiological information, adapted to a wearable multi-axis accelerometer for detecting the physiological information, the method comprises obtaining a detecting signal in a sampling time via the multi-axis accelerometer; detecting peaks of the detecting signal in a first searching time interval to obtain a plurality of first peaks; calculating first time intervals between every two adjacent first peaks, and taking maximum of the first time intervals as a second searching time interval; detecting peaks of the detecting signal in the second searching time intervals to obtain a plurality of the second peaks; and obtaining the physiological information from the detecting signal based on the second peaks.. .
Asustek Computer Inc.


08/11/16
20160234762 

Method for performing cell search procedure and user equipment for performing search procedure on basis of search signal in wireless communication system


A disclosure of the present specification provides a method for performing a cell search procedure or a cell discovery procedure in which a discovery signal is transmitted to a resource element determined in consideration of interference between adjacent cells. The method comprises the steps of: receiving a discovery signal generated by a particular small cell; and searching for the particular small cell on the basis of the discovery signal, wherein the position of the resource element to which the discovery signal is transmitted may be changed according to time..
Lg Electronics Inc.


08/11/16
20160234761 

Method and performing cell search and frequency offset estimation


Methods and apparatuses are provided for performing a cell search by a receiver in a communication system. A scrambling code is identified by correlating a common pilot channel with a first synchronization accumulation length based on a frame boundary and a code group.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


08/11/16
20160234679 

Method of managing at least one wireless communications interface of a terminal, and a terminal


A method of managing at least one wireless communications interface of a terminal by performing an obtaining step (e10) to obtaining information (cid) representative of the geographical location of the terminal; a searching step (e20) for searching in a database of the terminal at least one identifier of a wireless communications interface of the terminal that is associated with said information. If such an associated identifier is found, an automatic activation step (e50) is performed for activating the wireless communications interface corresponding to the at least one identifier..
Orange


08/11/16
20160234332 

Bio-inspired algorithm based p2p content caching wireless mesh networks and system thereof


A bio-inspired algorithm based p2p content caching method and system for mesh networks is provided. The bio-inspired algorithm based p2p content caching method for mesh networks includes the steps of checking a request of a content of a user in a mesh router, and searching the content from the mesh router, which is requested for the content, based on a bio-inspired algorithm..
Korea Advanced Institute Of Science And Technology


08/11/16
20160234327 

Server cluster and push notification service


A server cluster and method for providing a push notification service are provided. The method includes searching for, by a management server cluster, a first push server corresponding to predetermined search criteria from among a plurality of push servers upon receiving a request to connect with a push server from a mobile terminal; providing, by the management server cluster, connection information regarding the found first push server to the mobile terminal; and delivering, by the first push server, upon generation of a notification event after connecting with the mobile terminal, event information corresponding to the push notification event to the connected mobile terminal..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


08/11/16
20160234135 

Apparatus for providing document sharing service based on messaging service, and method using apparatus


A method of providing a document sharing service based on a messaging service includes: receiving, by a server, a document transmission signal for transmitting a document which is displayed in a chat window of a first chat group from a first terminal application corresponding to a member of the first chat group, to second terminal applications respectively corresponding to members of a second chat group different from the first chat group; obtaining, by the server, a document identifier from the document transmission signal, searching, by the server, a database for a document corresponding to the document identifier, and transmitting, by the server, the document to the second terminal applications; and updating, by the server, shared status information of the document in the database based on a shared status of the document in the second chat group.. .
Line Corporation


08/11/16
20160234072 

Representing and searching network multicast trees


Methods and systems are disclosed for receiving data from each of a plurality of components in a network, the components being arranged as a plurality of multicast trees, the data from each of the components indicating a structure of a portion of the network and at least one attribute associated with the respective component. The disclosure further provides for determining, based on the data, a structure of at least some of the multicast trees, receiving search criteria, and determining which of the multicast trees meet the search criteria..
Comcast Cable Communications, Llc


08/11/16
20160234068 

Method and system for identifying an incoming interface using openflow protocol


A method for using the openflow protocol to configure an openflow-enabled switch is disclosed. In the embodiment, the method involves decoding an openflow flow entry from a flow mod message, the flow entry including two or more components comprising at least one of a match field and an experimenter field, searching a service access point (sap) match table for an incoming interface having attributes that match the two or more components, and updating a flow table on the openflow-enabled switch to include the decoded flow entry when an incoming interface having attributes that match the two or more components is found..
Alcatel-lucent Canada Inc.


08/11/16
20160234067 

Method and system for identifying an outgoing interface using openflow protocol


A method for using openflow protocol to configure an openflow-enabled switch is disclosed. In the embodiment, the method involves decoding an openflow flow entry from a flow mod message, the flow entry including two or more actions, searching a service access point (sap) match table for an outgoing interface having attributes that match the two or more actions, and updating a flow table on the openflow-enabled switch to include the decoded flow entry when an outgoing interface having attributes that match the two or more actions is found..
Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.


08/11/16
20160233923 

Enabling co-existence among power line communication (plc) technologies


Systems and methods for enabling co-existence among power line communications (plc) technologies are described. In some embodiments, a method performed by a plc device, such as a plc gateway, may include searching for and detecting a co-existence preamble on a plc network while not transmitting or receiving frames.
Texas Instruments Incorporated


08/11/16
20160232568 

Systems and methods for enhancing user data derived from digital communications


A computer-implemented method for enhancing and utilizing user data derived from digital interactions includes receiving a submission generated by input into a client side application interface by a first user on a first computing device, and determining, based on the attributes of the submission, that the submission is in response to an issue-specific communication advertising information concerning a first issue. The method includes generating a first dataset associated with the first user, searching one or more additional datasets for additional data to be associated with data elements of the first dataset, associating the additional data from the one or more additional datasets with the first user, generating a data model, and requesting records associated with additional users..
Cay Baxis Holdings, Llc


08/11/16
20160232428 

Efficient local feature descriptor filtering


The present disclosure generally relates to methods and computer program products for searching for a similar image among a plurality of stored images, and in particular to a method and computer program product used in a content based image retrieval system where roughly similar images are clustered and feature vectors for the clustered images are filtered based on a matching frequency for the feature vectors among the images in the cluster.. .
Sony Corporation


08/11/16
20160232267 

Corner process for analog circuit design optimization


A method for analog circuit design includes the steps of (a) generating a plurality of initial designs of an analog circuit with a computer, (b) generating one or more intermediate designs of the analog circuit based on a selection of a plurality of characteristics from a subset of the initial designs, (c) combining the intermediate designs in each corner of a plurality of process corners, a plurality of voltage corners and a plurality of temperature corners to establish an intermediate population of the intermediate designs, and (d) searching the intermediate population of the intermediate designs to locate a final design of the analog circuit that is optimal across all of the corners.. .
Thalia Design Automation Ltd.


08/11/16
20160232252 

Method for loading webpage, device and browser thereof


A method for loading a webpage is disclosed, comprising: receiving a first loading request of a current webpage at a browser side using a first browser kernel; the first loading request including url of the current webpage; starting obtaining and caching a first webpage resource according to the first loading request; the first webpage resource being webpage resource needed in loading the current webpage; searching a browser kernel matching the current webpage according to the url; starting a second browser kernel when the browser kernel matching the current webpage is the second browser kernel; loading the current webpage by the second browser kernel based on the first webpage resource and the second webpage resource transmitted by the first browser kernel; wherein the second webpage resource is remaining webpage resource needed in loading the current webpage except the first webpage resource obtained from a server side by the first browser kernel.. .
Beijing Qihoo Technology Company Limited


08/11/16
20160232246 

System for search and customized information updating of new patents and research, and evaluation of new research projects' and current patents' potential


The embodiments herein relate to intellectual property management and, more particularly, to a tool for searching and evaluating relative commercial potential of an invention. A user may select any of the services such as search, draft, innovation evaluation, commercial potential evaluation and so on.
Sackett Solutions & Innovations, Llc


08/11/16
20160232238 

Methods and searching of content using semantic synthesis


A method of semantic searching. The method may include receiving a first search query, obtaining a disambiguation term for semantically disambiguating the first search query, and creating, with a processor, a second search query based at least in part on the first search query and the disambiguation term.
Primal Fusion Inc.


08/11/16
20160232228 

System and feature recognition and document searching based on feature recognition


A system for document searching can include a camera. The system may further include an image capturing module configured to capture a first image of a first portion of a document, a feature recognition module in communication with the image capturing module, the feature recognition module configured to determine a first feature associated with the first image, a search module configured to send search information to a server and receive a first result from a first search of a set of documents that was performed based on one or more search criteria determined based on the first feature associated with the first image, and a search interface configured to present the first result on the device..
Open Text S.a.


08/11/16
20160232211 

Keyword expansion method and system, and classified corpus annotation method and system


A keyword expansion method and system are provided. The method comprises searching with a predetermined initial keyword to obtain current keywords used as a basis of a next search, performing loop search through keyword iteration.
Peking University


08/11/16
20160232202 

Query input apparatus and method


Disclosed herein are a query input apparatus and method. The query input apparatus includes: an input unit providing a graphic user interface (gui) to receive a schematized composite activity that a user wants to search from the user; and a processing unit generating a query using an activity descriptor corresponding to the schematized composite activity depending on a query request from an activity searching system and transferring the generated query to the activity searching system..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute


08/11/16
20160232179 

Recommending points of interests in a region


Techniques for searching and providing geographical regions are described. The process searches and recommends points of interests based on a user-specified region.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


08/11/16
20160232170 

Note browser


A notes system is presented with a content management system. The notes system manages creation and distribution of edits to notes to users sharing the notes.
Dropbox, Inc.


08/11/16
20160232155 

Extracting and recommending business processes from evidence in natural language systems


A natural language question and answer system analyzes a question to determine key characteristics (such as focus and lexical answer type), and matches those characteristics to business processes from business process repositories. The matching business processes are ranked and at least one is presented as a recommended answer to the user.
International Business Machines Corporation


08/11/16
20160232145 

Note browser


A notes system is presented with a content management system. The notes system manages creation and distribution of edits to notes to users sharing the notes.
Dropbox, Inc.


08/11/16
20160228089 

Apparatus and medical image searching


An intravascular ultrasound (ivus) imaging system and catheter with an intuitive interface for rapid operator interaction using acquired medical images. In an embodiment, an ivus imaging system and catheter are used to acquire a sequence of a specific area of interest in the human anatomy, for example, tomographic images of a coronary artery.
Acist Medical Systems, Inc.


08/04/16
20160227475 

Scanning for a preferred network during an active connection to another network


When connected to an alternate network, a user device may search for a preferred network when the user device is actively transmitting traffic via the alternate network. As such, the user device may search for, and potentially locate, the preferred network faster than when the user device waits to search for the preferred network after becoming idle.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.


08/04/16
20160227389 

Communication method and apparatus


A communication method includes the steps of transmitting, by means of a first communication apparatus, personal information to a second communication apparatus; receiving, by means of the second communication apparatus, the personal information and searching, by means of the second communication apparatus, whether or not personal information having the same content as the received personal information exists in the second communication apparatus; and notifying, by means of the second communication apparatus, the first communication apparatus of a search result.. .
Sony Corporation


08/04/16
20160227285 

Browsing videos by searching multiple user comments and overlaying those into the content


A method and apparatus for users to leave media rich comments on media content. The clients/media-server system allows users to attach comments to a media in order to create a multiuser generated content that is relevant to a user viewing of the content.
Thomson Licensing


08/04/16
20160226965 

Method for a user to access at least one communication service provided via a data centre of a cloud computing system


A method for a user to access a communication service via a first data centre of a cloud computing system. The first data centre is located in a first geographical area.
Orange


08/04/16
20160226722 

Impact analysis of service modifications in a service oriented architecture


A computer-implemented method includes accessing information indicative of a service on which to perform impact analysis; generating, by one or more processing devices, a service definition that is indicative of how an application locally utilizes the service; searching, by the one or more processing devices based on the service definition, a plurality of application code bases for one or more references to the service; identifying, based on searching, which applications utilize the service; and determining, by the one or more processing devices based on the identified application code basis, an impact of a modification to the service.. .
Fmr Llc


08/04/16
20160226527 

Map decoding method using augmented lattices


The invention relates to a map decoding method of a signal received through a noisy channel, the signal being composed of symbols in an alphabet having a non-uniform probability distribution, the symbols being represented by points in a lattice (Λ). The probability distribution of symbols is modeled using a gaussian distribution.
Institut Mines-telecom


08/04/16
20160225172 

System, method and computer program product for interacting with a process diagram


In accordance with embodiments, there are provided mechanisms and methods for interacting with a process diagram. These mechanisms and methods for interacting with a process diagram may allow for a user's enhanced interactive experience with the process diagram.
Salesforce.com, Inc.


08/04/16
20160225059 

Methods and systems for annotation of digital information


Disclosed is an invention for methods, processes and systems that, among its enabling features and benefits, enhance retrieval of relevant information over a communication network. For instance, methods, processes and systems for performing annotation of digital information are provided.

08/04/16
20160225045 

Automatic search of local inventory


Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for determining which of multiple vendors have a product in stock. One of the methods includes maintaining a central database that includes information about respective inventories of multiple vendors, receiving information from a first user device identifying a requested commerce object, and a geographical area, identifying a plurality of sources of available inventory data, searching the plurality of sources for available inventory of the requested commerce object, the searching comprising performing all three of the following processes substantially in parallel: performing real-time searching in the central database, performing sub-real-time searching in respective databases maintained by individual vendors, and initiating manual-assisted searching, asynchronously receiving and aggregating search results into groups, and serving, for each of the groups of search results, instructions for a presentation of the respective composite user interface to a second user device..
Shopatron, Inc.


08/04/16
20160224919 

Warehouse system and picking work guidance method


Workers are given guidance about which goods are to be picked up out of a storage unit. A warehouse system is provided, which includes: position information obtaining means for searching, in a storage unit, in which a plurality of articles of goods each including an identification code section are stored, the position of the identification code section that is related to the identification code of one of the plurality of articles of goods that is an object to be worked on, and obtaining information of this position; and position guidance means for giving guidance to a worker about the position of the article of goods that is the object to be worked on, based on the information obtained by the position information obtaining means..
Rakuten, Inc.


08/04/16
20160224904 

Intelligent searching of electronically stored information


Technologies and implementations for training a predictive intelligence associated with electronic discovery (e-discovery) are generally disclosed.. .
Exterro, Inc.


08/04/16
20160224902 

Parallel gibbs sampler using butterfly-patterned partial sums


An efficient parallel gibbs sampler using butterfly-patterned partial sums is provided. Instead of building and searching a complete prefix sums table, an alternative “butterfly patterned partial sums table” is described that integrates a lightweight transposition and partial sums operation.
Oracle International Corporation


08/04/16
20160224899 

Methods and systems for determining probabilities of occurrence for events and determining anomalous events


Methods and systems for determining event probabilities and anomalous events are provided. In one implementation, a method includes: receiving source data, where the source data is configured as a plurality of events with associated timestamps; searching the source data, where the searching provides a search result including n events from the plurality of events, where n is an integer greater than one, where each event of the n events includes a plurality of field values, where at least one event of the n events can include one or more categorical field values and one or more numerical field values; and for an event of the n events, determining a probability of occurrence for each field value of the plurality of field values; and using probabilities determined for the plurality of field values, determining a probability of occurrence for the event..
Splunk Inc.


08/04/16
20160224684 

Application software for a browser with enhanced efficiency


The disclosed subject matter relates to a computer-implemented method for efficiently viewing documents. The method includes entering and saving keywords and user control parameters corresponding to the keywords, and searching the document for the keyword to find a located keyword.
Big Fish Design, Llc


08/04/16
20160224677 

Personal content item searching system and method


Enable using a user computer to search the user's personal content items hosted by an online content management service, the online content management service having an indexer computer configured to generate a base index of the user's content items hosted by the service, a base index server computer configured to transmit the generated base index over a network to the user computer, an index mutation generator computer configured to generate index mutations for subsequent changes to user's hosted content items, and an index mutation sever computer configured to transmit the generated index mutations over the network to the user computer. In one aspect, the system and method enable searches of the user's hosted content items and changes thereto to be conducted at the user computer using an index local to the user computer constructed based on the base index and the index mutations received by the user computer..
Dropbox, Inc.


08/04/16
20160224672 

Multimedia search using reshare text on online social networks


In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a search query for multimedia objects of an online social network from a user of the online social network; searching an index of multimedia objects to identify multimedia objects indexed with keywords that match n-grams of the search query, the keywords having been extracted from reshares associated with the multimedia objects; calculating an object-score for each identified multimedia object based on social signals; generating search results with references to the identified multimedia objects that have an object-score greater than a threshold object-score; and sending to the user one or more of the search results as part of a search-results page.. .
Facebook, Inc.


08/04/16
20160224646 

Providing access to message headers


Method and system are provided for providing access to string-based message headers in network protocol messages. The method includes: converting header names into canonical form, wherein a canonical key represents at least one equivalent header name, and wherein a canonical key has a string and an integer value; providing a mapping between the header names and the canonical keys; and searching for a header name using the canonical key by sequential search using integer comparison..
International Business Machines Corporation


08/04/16
20160224617 

System and providing search service using tags


A method of providing a search service includes searching for a keyword from attribute information about a search word input from a user and a user generated content (ugc) document, and extracting one or more tags based on the retrieved keyword, outputting a search result in response to the search word, and displaying the extracted one or more tags on a result screen with the search result, and conducting a re-search by adding the selected tag to the search word, in response to a selection of the user on at least one selected among the displayed tags.. .
Naver Corporation


08/04/16
20160224601 

System and search indexes using key-value attributes to searchable metadata


Systems, methods, and computer program products for searching objects, metadata associated with the objects, and attributes assigned to or associated with the metadata. Referring to herein as metadata for the metadata, these attributes may be associated with one or more metadata field values of a metadata field name which, in turn, may be associated with an object being or already indexed in a search index of a search system.
Open Text S.a.


08/04/16
20160224593 

Image re-ranking method and apparatus


The present disclosure relates to an image re-ranking method, which includes: performing image searching by using an initial keyword, obtaining, by calculation, an anchor concept set of a search result according to the search result corresponding to the initial keyword, obtaining, by calculation, a weight of a correlation between anchor concepts in the anchor concept set, and forming an anchor concept graph acg by using the anchor concepts in the anchor concept set as vertexes and the weight of the correlation between anchor concepts as a weight of a side between the vertexes; acquiring a positive training sample by using the anchor concepts, and training a classifier by using the positive training sample; obtaining a concept projection vector by using the acg and the classifier; calculating an acg distance between images in the search result corresponding to the initial keyword; and ranking the images according to the acg distance.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


08/04/16
20160224591 

Method and device for searching for image


A method for searching for an image includes receiving a user input to select a region of interest from an image; displaying an indicator showing the region of interest; determining at least one piece of identification information for the region of interest as a search word; searching for an image corresponding to the search word from an image database; and displaying a found image.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


08/04/16
20160224586 

System and methods thereof for dynamically updating the contents of a folder on a device


A system and method for dynamically updating contents of a folder on a user device. The method includes: identifying a folder on the user device as a dynamic folder; determining at least one context parameter related to the dynamic folder; searching, based on the at least one context parameter, a plurality of resources of information to identify content items that that can be pushed to the dynamic folder; and causing, for each identified content item, a display of an icon in the dynamic folder, thereby dynamically updating contents of the dynamic folder with content items found through the search..
Doat Media Ltd.


08/04/16
20160224569 

System and automatically publishing a web form from a semantic query


A method includes storing a database search query for searching a semantic database. The database search query includes references to a plurality of data classes.
General Electric Company


08/04/16
20160224554 

Search methods, servers, and systems


A search method comprises receiving attribute information and environment information of a search object which are sent by a terminal, calculating content of the search object and context of the search object according to the attribute information and environment information of the search object, and searching according to the content of the search object and the context of the search object to obtain a search result leveraging the computing capability of the search server, and thereby accomplishing searching based on the attribute information and environment information of the search object without sending content of a search object together with context of the search object to a search server. Data traffic is decreased while high search efficiency is ensured, and moreover, electric energy loss on the terminal side during data communication is reduced..
Beijing Zhigu Rui Tuo Tech Co., Ltd


08/04/16
20160224553 

Search methods and terminals


The present application provides search methods and terminals, relating to the field of communications. A method comprises: selecting a search object in a media resource according to an input instruction, acquiring attribute information and environment information of the search object, and sending the attribute information and environment information of the search object to a server.
Beijing Zhigu Rui Tuo Tech Co., Ltd


08/04/16
20160224552 

Rapid string matching method


A rapid string matching method, in a field of information processing, includes pre-treating a target string to obtain a simple hash table of each character of the target string; when a first character of the target string is matched, readily matching with a last character of the target string. The method effectively improves a performance of matching and avoids repeated matching.
G-cloud Technology Ltd.


08/04/16
20160224538 

Systems and methods for electronic document review


Systems and methods enable convenient and accurate searching, filtering, reviewing, and classification of electronic documents without the loss of metadata. A communication data source file is parsed into conversation-specific files that include message content and metadata.
First Advantage Litigation Consulting Dba Consilio


08/04/16
20160224196 

Remote control apparatus, remote control system, information processing remote control apparatus, and program


A remote control apparatus includes a display panel, an operation detector detecting an operation of touching the display panel, a remote controller remotely controlling an electronic apparatus in accordance with the touch operation, an item selection unit allowing a user to select a selection item in the display panel, a touch operation determination unit comparing a duration time of an operation of touching the selection item with a predetermined threshold value, a detailed information obtaining unit obtaining detailed information on the selection item from the electronic apparatus when the duration time is smaller than the threshold value, a related information obtaining unit obtaining related information on the selection item using the selection item as a searching condition from an external service apparatus when the duration time is equal to or larger than the threshold value, and a display controller controlling display of the detailed information or the related information.. .
Sony Corporation


08/04/16
20160224007 

Numerical controller capable of neighboring point search with consideration for tool attitude


A numerical controller includes a neighboring point search function that moves a tool controlled by a moving axis and a rotation axis onto a machining path directed by a machining program within the range of a neighboring point distance from a current position of the tool. When searching the neighboring point, the numerical controller determines a neighboring point with consideration for both a tool center point position and a tool attitude.
Fanuc Corporation


08/04/16
20160223804 

Digital microscope apparatus, searching for in-focus position thereof, and program


A digital microscope apparatus includes a first imaging unit including a first imaging device and a first optical system including an objective lens configured to enlarge first and second images of a preparation that holds a sample, the first image being formed on the first device through the first system, a second imaging unit including a second optical system that is branched from the first system and has a depth of field larger than the first system and a second imaging device on which the second image is formed through the second system, and a controller configured to calculate a provisional in-focus position of the lens based on the second image, determine an area of the first device, from which the first image is read, and search for, based on the read image, an in-focus position of the lens in a predetermined range based on the provisional in-focus position.. .
Sony Corporation


08/04/16
20160223679 

Gps ota testing method and system


A gps ota testing method and system is provided. The gps ota testing method comprises: placing a terminal under test on a rotating table in a darkroom, and generating a gps signal by a gps satellite signal generator in the darkroom; acquiring the satellite signal strength at each of the angles and in each of the polarization directions, and forming a signal strength direction map; searching for an optimal angle and an optimal polarization direction and acquiring a sensitivity corresponding to the optical angle and the optimal polarization direction; and acquiring a sensitivity at each of the angles and in each of the polarization directions according to the sensitivity corresponding to the optimal angle and the optimal polarization direction and according to the signal strength direction map and integrating the sensitivities to acquire an antenna signal strength..
Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd


08/04/16
20160222228 

Methods and compositions for direct print having improved recyclability


The disclosure relates to ink compositions for digital printing on an external surface of a plastic article. The ink compositions comprise an ink removal-promoting additive.
Plastipak Packaging, Inc.


07/28/16
20160219556 

Mobile terminal and controlling the same


A method of controlling a mobile terminal, and which includes receiving, via a wireless communication unit, a wireless signal from an external wireless access point (ap); configuring, via a controller, a frequency band for searching a frequency transmitted from a mobile communication network based on information contained in the wireless signal; and searching a frequency transmitted from the mobile communication network on the configured frequency band. Further, the configured frequency band is a partial search frequency band of a full search frequency band..
Lg Electronics Inc.


07/28/16
20160219539 

Method of receiving downlink signal of high speed moving terminal, adaptive communication method and adaptive communication apparatus in mobile wireless backhaul network


Disclosed herein is an adaptive communication method of a base station in a moving wireless backhaul network, including: acquiring frame transmitting/receiving timings of a terminal; periodically searching for a terminal synchronous signal transmitted from the terminal; if the terminal synchronous signal is detected, estimating the frame transmitting/receiving timings of the base station to/from the terminal based on the terminal synchronous signal and the frame transmitting/receiving timings of the terminal; and transmitting the base station synchronous signal to the terminal based on the frame transmitting/receiving timings of the base station.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute


07/28/16
20160219423 

Method for remotely controlling another device using direct communication and apparatus therefor


The present invention relates to a wireless communication system, and provides a method and apparatus for remotely controlling another device in a direct communication system. To this end, a method for performing a control service which can remotely control a second wireless device by a first wireless device may include the steps of: the first wireless device searching for the second wireless device; when the second wireless device is found, the first wireless device receiving command information supported by the second wireless device from the second wireless device; the first wireless device transmitting, to the second wireless device, command identification information for identifying a command to be processed by the second wireless device; and the first wireless device receiving a feedback on a processing result of the command from the second wireless device..
Lg Electronics Inc.


07/28/16
20160218973 

Symmetric flow processing in a software-defined networking (sdn) system


In one embodiment, a method implemented in a software-defined networking (sdn) system includes determining that a packet is to be forwarded by a flow table that includes at least two sets of instructions in flow table entries. The method continues with determining values of a plurality of match key components extracted from the packet to match the flow table, where the plurality of match key components contains at least a pair of match key components in a same type, wherein values of the pair are determined based on numerical measures of the pair.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)


07/28/16
20160218806 

Information communication obtaining information using id list and bright line image


An information communication method is provided for obtaining information from a subject. The method includes receiving an id list that includes a plurality of sets of identification information, and setting an exposure time of an image sensor so that a bright line corresponding to an exposure line included in the image sensor appears according to a change in luminance of the subject.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America


07/28/16
20160218424 

Array antenna device based on single rf chain and implementation method thereof


Disclosed are an array antenna device based on a single rf chain and an implementation method thereof. The method includes: defining a modulation technique of a data stream of to be transmitted; defining an operating frequency and an implemented antenna structure parameter based on the defined modulation technique; randomly selecting a load combination by searching all load combinations implementable with respect to parasitic elements of an array antenna; evaluating power and a phase error for a basis pattern based on the modulation technique with respect to the selected load combination; and implementing the array antenna based on one or more selected load combinations according to evaluation results of the power and phase error for all load combinations..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute


07/28/16
20160217825 

Intelligent playback video records based on a motion information and apparatus thereof


The present invention relates to data application technologies in the field of video surveillance, and discloses an intelligent playback method for video records based on a motion information and an apparatus thereof. The method comprises the following steps: searching for all motion detection additional information conforming to a time period of a playback request in a hard disc, and storing the motion detection additional information as a motion information in a motion information linked list in terms of a time sequence; obtaining a current playback mode and a current playback time, and looking up a nearest motion information under the current playback mode and the current playback time from the motion information linked list; matching the found nearest motion information with the current playback time; controlling a playback speed according to a matching result, so as to implement an automatic control of an intelligent playback speed.
Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd.


07/28/16
20160217472 

Method and system for pro-active detection and correction of low quality questions in a question and answer based customer support system


User satisfaction with answers that may be provided through a question and answer based customer support system is predicted by pre-submission analysis of the attributes of the question itself before the answer is generated. Questions being entered into the question and answer based customer support system that are not likely to satisfy either an asking user submitting a question, or subsequent searching users accessing the resulting question and answer pair, are labeled improperly formatted questions, or low quality format questions.
Intuit Inc.


07/28/16
20160217431 

Methods and systems of managing individuals


Supervisors, managers, enterprises, organizers, etc. Must ensure appropriate staffing by employees and/or volunteers to achieve their goals for each event, activity etc.
Initlive Inc.


07/28/16
20160217343 

Systems and methods for identifying semantically and visually related content


Systems and methods for identifying semantically and/or visually related information among a set of content items, such content items that include similar concepts or that have similar visual aspects, are disclosed. The disclosed techniques provide tools for identifying related information among various content items, such as text pages and documents, presentation slides and slide decks, etc.
Highspot, Inc.


07/28/16
20160217297 

Dynamically linked content creation in a secure processing environment


A method of creating content within a secure processing environment can include detecting a wiki identifier, indicating a phrase, within a parent document. The parent document can be associated with an author attribute.
International Business Machines Corporation


07/28/16
20160217276 

Method, system and device for enhancing business information security


The present invention provides a method for creating an electronic document file comprising monitoring creation and changes of an electronic document file, receiving a policy file including document level set-up information and security policy, searching for words associated with business information from the text data retrieved from the electronic document file, computing an exposure score of the electronic document file based on the number of times for words associated with business information being searched and document level set-up information, assigning a document level to the electronic document file based on the exposure score, and inserting a watermark to text of the electronic document file to be displayed on the client device based on the user's personal information received from the server. Accordingly, leakage of business documents for electronic document files including business information can be prevented by providing pre-security and post-security measures stronger than conventional measures..
Markany Inc.


07/28/16
20160217250 

Identifying molecular systems in protein sequence data


Methods for identifying a molecular system that is similar to at least one model molecular system are provided. The methods may comprise a) establishing an inventory including genetic content, genomic organization and at least one discriminating trait for at least one model molecular system; b) determining from the inventory(ies) of step a) a non-redundant list of protein components of the at least one model molecular system; c) associating a protein component profile encoded by a hidden markov model (hmm) for each non-redundant protein component; d) providing at least one set of protein sequences obtained from genome data corresponding to a contig of an ordered sequence dataset; e) similarity searching the set of protein sequences obtain from genome data with the protein component profiles of c); f) selecting hit proteins that match the searched protein component profiles from among the set of protein sequences obtain from genome data; g) building clusters using hit proteins selected in step f) according to the genomic organization specified for the model molecular system; h) selecting clusters including protein components of a single model molecular system according to the genetic content and discriminating traits specified for the model molecular system; and i) filling inventories of compatible model molecular systems using clusters from step h)..
Centre National De La Recherche Scientifique (cnrs)


07/28/16
20160217208 

Systems and methods for generating issue networks


Systems and methods for generating issue networks are disclosed. In one embodiment, a computer-implemented method of generating an issue network from a document corpus includes searching, using a computer, the document corpus for a set of documents discussing a starting issue, wherein the starting issue is one of a plurality of normalized issues defined by the document corpus.
Lexisnexis, A Division Of Reed Elsevier Inc.


07/28/16
20160217189 

Augmenting queries when searching a semantic database


A method and system for identifying results of a query that includes a type predicate is provided. A search system maintains a collection of facts that includes a triple for each fact and a type table that maps entities of the facts to their corresponding type.
Cray Inc.


07/28/16
20160217186 

Distributed fuzzy search and join with edit distance guarantees


Methods and arrangements performing fuzzy search. A contemplated method includes: establishing an edit distance threshold for the fuzzy search; generating an index of items to be searched, via: storing at least one string; and creating substrings corresponding to the at least one string; providing a query string for use in searching; creating substrings corresponding to the query string; comparing substrings of the query string with substrings in the index; designating at least one candidate string based on said comparing; verifying whether each candidate string satisfies the edit distance threshold; and outputting at least one matching string for each candidate string that satisfies the edit distance threshold.
International Business Machines Corporation


07/28/16
20160217171 

Methods, computer program, computer program product and indexing systems for indexing or updating index


Methods, indexing systems, computer program, computer program product for indexing and searching content are disclosed. For example, in one embodiment a method performed by an indexing system (104) for indexing or updating an index (106) for content is disclosed.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)


07/28/16
20160217142 

Method and system of acquiring semantic information, keyword expansion and keyword search thereof


The present invention provides a semantic information acquisition method and system, and corresponding keyword expansion and search methods and systems, comprising: searching for, then classifying an article; then, performing word segmentation according to the classified article to obtain the words in said category, and setting said category and words to serve as the semantic information of the keyword; also, a method and system using the semantic information acquisition method to expand a keyword, and a method and system using keyword expansion to perform a search. The described semantic information acquisition method effectively avoids the technical problems in the prior art of only being able to obtain semantic information of english vocabulary; and it also being impossible to classify semantic information based on category information.
Peking University


07/28/16
20160217135 

Indexing and searching heterogenous data entities


A method of performing a search of heterogeneous data based on an input query includes: generating an index including at least two hash tables, where each hash table corresponds to a different data domain of the heterogeneous data and includes hash code sets, where at least one of the hash code sets is mapped to a hash code set of another one of the tables. The method further includes performing a hash on the input query to generate a hash code, by referring to the index, determining a first hash code set that the generated hash code belongs to, and determining a second hash code set that the determined first hash code set is mapped to, and providing at least one result based on the determined second hash code set..
International Business Machines Corporation


07/28/16
20160216122 

System and the calculation and use of travel times in search and other applications


A system and method are provided for generating travel sheds which show the area reachable in a given amount of time by different modes of transport. A travel shed may consist of a series of polygons or other geometric shapes showing areas which are reachable from a given address or location within a specified travel time by utilizing a specified mode of transport (e.g.
Walk Score Management, Llc


07/28/16
20160213432 

Hub design and methods for optical shape sensing registration


An optical shape sensing hub includes a longitudinal body (210) forming a cavity configured to receive two or more optical shape sensing (oss) enabled instruments. One or more mechanical features (212, 214) are disposed within the cavity or on the longitudinal body to maintain the two or more oss enabled instruments in a fixed geometrical configuration relative to one another such that distally to the longitudinal body the two or more oss enabled instruments have shape sensed reconstruction data registered therebetween.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.


07/21/16
20160212732 

Method and device for processing a specific request message in wireless communication system


According to one embodiment of the present invention, a method for processing a request message in a wireless communication is disclosed, and the method is performed by a first m2m device and comprises the steps of: receiving a request message related to a specific resource type from a second m2m device; determining whether the specific resource type is supported; searching for another m2m device supporting the specific resource type if the specific resource type is not supported; processing the request message so as to transfer the processed request message to a third m2m device if the third m2m device supporting the specific resource type is discovered according to the searched result, wherein an operation related to the request message is performed by the third m2m device instead of the first m2m device; receiving a response message including the processed result of the request message from the other device; and processing the received response message so as to transfer the processed response message to a transmission device.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.


07/21/16
20160212697 

Method and searching for access point in wireless communication system


The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for searching for an access point of a terminal in a wireless communication system, and the method for searching for an access point of a terminal in a wireless communication system according to the present invention comprises the steps of: transmitting a probe request frame including an identifier for searching for a specific access point; receiving a probe response frame transmitted from the access point related to the identifier; and connecting to the access point having transmitted the probe response frame.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


07/21/16
20160212580 

Personal communication system to send and receive voice data positioning information


A location tagged data provision and display system. A personal communication device (pcd) with electromagnetic communication capability has a gps receiver and a display.
Silver State Intellectual Technologies, Inc.


07/21/16
20160212569 

Offline communication method and intelligent mobile terminal


An offline communication method includes steps of: receiving, by a first tdd (time division duplexing) terminal, an instruction for setting the first tdd terminal as a d2d (device-to-device) terminal device; interchanging, by the first tdd terminal, upstream time slots and downstream time slots thereof, and setting the first tdd terminal to be in a mode of conforming a d2d communication environment in response to said instruction; and searching, in a mode that the upstream time slots and the downstream time slots are interchanged, for a second tdd terminal which is adjacent to the first tdd terminal and is not set as a d2d mode, and establishing a connection therebetween after the second tdd terminal is searched out. By this way, communication between those offline intelligent mobile terminals within a short distance can be carried out..
Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd


07/21/16
20160212187 

Method and device with intelligent media management


A method (300) and device (200) with intelligent media management is disclosed. The method (300) can include: streaming (310) media content in a wireless communication device; identifying (320) a media signature of the streamed media content; searching (330) a stored library for the identified media signature; and playing (340) locally stored media content, if the search results in finding a match with the identified media signature in the stored library.
Google Technology Holdings Llc


07/21/16
20160212146 

Peddal blockchaining for document integrity verification preparation


Systems and methods are disclosed which use a block chain (“blockchain”) to enable the establishment of file dates and the absence of tampering, even for documents held in secrecy and those stored in uncontrolled environments, but which does not require trusting a timestamping authority or document archival service. A trusted timestamping authority (ttsa) may be used, but even if the ttsa loses credibility or a challenger refuses to acknowledge the validity of a timestamp, a date for an electronic document may still be established.



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