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Automated search result adaptation according to user account information

Techniques include receiving a search query from a user device, determining native applications that are installed on the user device and associated with user accounts, and identifying app state records based on the search query and the applications. Each app state record includes an application access mechanism (AAM) and application... Quixey Inc

State-specific external functionality for software developers

A system includes a user interface presented to a developer. The developer selects a first function to supplement functionality of a first application with external functionality available from third party applications. A code generation module provides a software object to the developer for incorporation into a first state of the... Quixey Inc

Query understanding pipeline

A method for performing a search includes receiving a search query having one or more query terms from a remote device and generating a collection of one or more analyzed tokens based on the search query. The analyzed token collection is indicative of at least a subset of the query... Quixey Inc

Time-box constrained searching in a distributed search system

A method includes receiving a search query containing one or more query terms from a remote device, determining one or more entity types implicated by the search query based on the one or more query terms, and determining an entity score indicating a likelihood that the search query implicates the... Quixey Inc

Searching and accessing application functionality

A method includes receiving, at a computing device, search results transmitted from a search system in communication with the computing device. The search results include a header for an application executable on the computing device and application access mechanisms associated with the header. Each application access mechanism has a reference... Quixey Inc

Personalized search results

The disclosure relates to personalizing search results based on the device features of a user device. An example method for personalizing search results includes receiving an encoded device profile indicating the device features of the device. The device features indicate one or more native applications installed on the device. The... Quixey Inc

Application representation for application editions

A hardware module for an application search system includes a data processing module that generates a plurality of canonical application structures each identifying a canonical application, a plurality of application editions associated with the canonical application, and respective attributes associated with the at least one application edition. The data processing... Quixey Inc

Dynamic entity inference for developer integration of entity-based external functionality

A system includes a data store storing information identifying multiple functions and corresponding unique identifiers. Each of the functions corresponds to external functionality available from third party applications. The system receives a selection from an application developer of a function to supplement functionality of an application under development. The system... Quixey Inc

Computer-automated display adaptation of search results according to layout file

A method for displaying search results on a user device using a layout file includes receiving search results containing one or more result objects. Each result object includes a layout identifier, an access mechanism used to access a state of an application, and result data. For each result object the... Quixey Inc

Searching and accessing software application functionality using concepts

Techniques include selecting function records. Each function record includes an application access mechanism (AAM), application state information (ASI), and a concept name. The AAM references a native application and indicates operations for the application to perform. The ASI describes a state of the application after the application has performed the... Quixey Inc

Development providing external functionality

A system of one or more computing devices includes a user interface presented to a developer. A data store stores information identifying multiple functions, each corresponding to external functionality available from third party applications. The developer selects at least one of the functions to supplement functionality of a first application.... Quixey Inc

Computerized search system providing nested application card results

A search server includes a storage device that stores card records. Each of the card records includes information associated with a respective application card to be provided in response to search queries. The search server includes a network communication device that receives a card request from a mobile computing device.... Quixey Inc

Generation and rendering system for advertisement objects with computer-selected conditional content

A method of operating a user device includes receiving, by a processing device of the user device, a conditional ad object from a remote user device. The conditional ad object includes two or more instances of conditional content, one or more access mechanisms, and one or more conditions. Each condition... Quixey Inc

Systems and methods for filtering application search results

An application search system for providing search results to a plurality of partner devices includes a data processing module that receives data identifying a plurality of applications associated with one or more of a plurality of application categories and generates, based on the received data, a plurality of search indexes.... Quixey Inc

Application search system and method using rotational user interface elements

A search system includes a memory storing application records that each corresponds to an application and includes data related to an attribute of the corresponding application. A processor executes instructions stored in the memory. The instructions include receiving a search query from a user device. The search query is based... Quixey Inc

Overloading app icon touchscreen interaction to provide action accessibility

A method of operating a user device includes, in response to a set of app icons being displayed, monitoring for user interaction with one of the app icons. In response to detecting user interaction with a first app icon corresponding to a first app, the method determines whether the detected... Quixey Inc

Computer-implemented automated operating-system-specific access to software functionality

A method includes receiving a search query from a user device and identifying function records using the search query. Each function record includes an application access mechanism (AAM) and application state information (ASI). The AAM includes a reference to a native application and indicates one or more operations for the... Quixey Inc

Entity-based external functionality for software developers

A system stores information identifying functions and corresponding unique identifiers. Each of the functions corresponds to external functionality available from third party applications. An application developer selects one of the functions to supplement functionality of their application. The system provides a software object to the application developer. The software object... Quixey Inc

Signed application cards

A device displays signed application cards. The device receives a card object that includes: an application function identifier that identifies an application function of a native application, a digital signature, and a certificate that comprises a public key. The device verifies the authenticity of the digital signature with the public... Quixey Inc

Using search results as software application input parameters

Techniques include receiving a search query from a user of a user device, transmitting the query to a search system, and receiving a search result from the system. The result specifies a first state of a first software application (app), the state associated with a first function performed based on... Quixey Inc

Using search results as software application input parameters

Techniques include receiving a search query from a user of a user device, transmitting the query to a search system, and receiving a search result from the system. The result specifies a first state of a first software application (app), the state associated with a first function performed based on... Quixey Inc

Accessing additional search results functionality using gestures

Techniques include transmitting a search query to a search system and receiving search results from the system. Each result may include an access URL specifying a first state of a software application (app), the first state associated with an entity and a function performed for the entity, and a function... Quixey Inc

Cooperative web-assisted deep link redirection

A system provides a software object to a developer for incorporation into an application. The software object includes processor-executable instructions that, upon installation of the software object in a mobile device, register a first domain with an operating system of the mobile device. In response to receiving a first deep... Quixey Inc

Computer-automated generation of application deep links

A computerized link generation system includes a webpage data acquisition module that receives a first web URL from a link requesting device and requests webpage data from the specified web server. From the webpage data, access data and rendering data is extracted, including a text string and an image. Each... Quixey Inc

Searching based on application usage

A system includes memory components storing computer-readable instructions and computing devices with processing units to execute the instructions. The instructions retrieve event analytics data for an application installed on user devices. The event analytics data indicates an amount of time each application state was accessed by the user devices. The... Quixey Inc

Searching for applications based on application usage

A method includes retrieving, at computing devices, event analytics data for a software application installed on user devices. The event analytics data indicates an amount of time each accessible application state was accessed by the user devices. The method includes mapping function names indicating functionality to the application states. The... Quixey Inc

Geo-fence pre-caching providing location-variant results

A method of operating a geo-fence pre-caching system that includes a cache server and caches is provided. The method includes receiving from a user device and at a cache server a query wrapper including a cache identifier and a location of the user device. The cache server is implemented in... Quixey Inc

Searching based on geographical density of entities

A method includes receiving a search query from a user device, determining a geographic search location, and determining geographic endpoint locations for search lines. The search lines radiate outwardly from the geographic search location in predetermined directions. The method includes determining geographic boundaries of a search area for the search... Quixey Inc

Transformation and presentation of on-demand native application crawling results

A system includes a search engine configured to search mobile applications based on a query received from a mobile device and to output search results in a first format. A first processor is configured to process the search results and to generate processed search results in the first format for... Quixey Inc

Ordering items within a list component of an application card based on bias parameters

A card server that provides a card object to a mobile computing device in response to receiving a card request from the mobile computing device. The mobile computing device can utilize the card object to display an application card at the mobile computing device. The application card may include one... Quixey Inc

Searching based on application usage

A method includes retrieving event analytics data for a software application installed on a plurality of user devices. The event analytics data indicates a number of times each of the application states of the software application were accessed by the user devices. The method further includes mapping function names to... Quixey Inc

Searching for applications based on application usage

A method includes retrieving event analytics data for a software application installed on a plurality of user devices. The event analytics data indicates a number of times each of the application states of the software application were accessed by the user devices. The method further includes mapping function names to... Quixey Inc

Combining search results to generate customized software application functions

Techniques include displaying, at a user device, a user-selectable link associated with a search result that specifies a state of a software application (app). The state is associated with one or more entities (e.g., business, franchise, product, or service names, and/or geographic locations). The link is configured to, upon being... Quixey Inc

Real-time markup of user text with deep links

A messaging system receives text typed by a user into a user device. An entity identification engine selectively identifies an entity within the received text based on a set of entities stored in an entity data store. A natural language action recognition engine selectively identifies a phrase corresponding to an... Quixey Inc

Machine processing of search query based on grammar rules

A search server stores a plurality of keywords, each associated with an entity type. The server stores grammar rules, each specifying one or more entity types. The server receives a search query with search terms and generates tokens by splitting the search terms, each token associated with a token position... Quixey Inc

07/06/17 / #20170193099

Machine identification of grammar rules that match a search query

A search server receives a first grammar rule and a second grammar rule via a network communication device. The first grammar rule specifies a first set of entity types and the second grammar rule specifies a second set of entity types. The intersection of the first and second sets includes... Quixey Inc

07/06/17 / #20170193112

Transformation and presentation of on-demand native application crawling results

A system includes a search engine configured to search mobile applications based on a query received from a mobile device and to output search results in a first format. A first processor is configured to process the search results and to generate processed search results in the first format for... Quixey Inc

07/06/17 / #20170193119

Add-on module search system

A method includes receiving, by one or more processors of a user device, a uniform resource locator (URL) and obtaining a webpage at the URL. The method includes displaying the obtained webpage on a display of the user device, determining a webpage keyword from the obtained webpage, and transmitting the... Quixey Inc

07/06/17 / #20170193125

System for transforming mobile app into addressable network for stateless access

A computer system includes a master controller that receives an HTTP request for a first URL. The URL indicates a first state of a first mobile application. A navigation controller navigates to the first state of the first mobile application within a device. A content scraper extracts content from the... Quixey Inc

07/06/17 / #20170193551

Search architecture for rendering deep links from action criteria

A search system stores records, each identifying search functionality of a respective application. Each record includes a path to reach a corresponding search input state and includes an indication of required input parameters. A code generation module provides a first software object to a first developer for incorporation into a... Quixey Inc

07/06/17 / #20170195395

System for transforming mobile app into addressable network for stateless access

A computer system includes a master controller that receives an HTTP request for a first URL. The URL indicates a first state of a first mobile application. A navigation controller navigates to the first state of the first mobile application within a device. A content scraper extracts content from the... Quixey Inc

07/06/17 / #20170195430

Broadcasting local function templates to proximate mobile computing devices

Techniques include broadcasting, via a local wireless network (e.g., Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or NFC), a uniform resource locator (URL) template (e.g., an alphanumeric string) that references a software application (app) and indicates one or more operations (e.g., a function) for the app to perform based on one or more parameters (e.g.,... Quixey Inc

07/06/17 / #20170195990

Broadcasting local function templates to proximate mobile computing devices

Techniques include broadcasting, via a local wireless network (e.g., Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or NFC), a uniform resource locator (URL) template (e.g., an alphanumeric string) that references a software application (app) and indicates one or more operations (e.g., a function) for the app to perform based on one or more parameters (e.g.,... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170185384

Adaptive function-based dynamic application extension framework

A mobile device includes a processor and a non-transitory computer-readable medium storing instructions. The instructions include, in response to a state of a first application being instantiated from a first state template of the first application, selecting a first function module identifier from a plurality of predetermined function module identifiers.... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170185599

Ranking of search results

Methods for ranking search results are disclosed. The methods include obtaining an unranked set of functionally similar search that all correspond to an action. The methods further include retrieving a ranking vector corresponding to the action. The ranking vector identifies a plurality of software applications that perform a function corresponding... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170185608

App onboarding system for developer-defined creation of search engine results

A search system includes a user interface configured to receive information about a first application from a developer of the first application. The search system includes a state access module configured to obtain information about a first type of state of the first application from the developer. The information includes... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170185617

Data object based application state sharing methods for user devices

A method of sharing a state of an application by a first user device to a second user device is provided. The method includes: receiving at a processor of the first user device a user input to share the state, where the application is executed on the processor at the... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170185653

Predicting knowledge types in a search query using word co-occurrence and semi/unstructured free text

A system provides search results in response to a search query. The system includes a query understanding module configured to receive the search query and output a processed search query based on the search query. The search query includes one or more words and the processed search query selectively includes... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170185656

Combining search results that specify software application functions

Techniques include receiving a first search result from a search system, the result specifying a first state of a software application (app) and the state associated with a function performed based on a first parameter. The techniques further include displaying a first user-selectable link associated with the first result, the... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170185677

Computerized identification of app search functionality for search engine access

A search system includes a device controller that provisions a device to execute a copy of a selected mobile application. A crawler extracts content and metadata from states of the selected mobile application. A search input state classifier identifies search input states within the states based on a first set... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170185679

Computerized identification of app search functionality for search engine access

A search system includes a device controller that provisions a device to execute a copy of a selected mobile application. A crawler extracts content and metadata from states of the selected mobile application. A search input state classifier identifies search input states within the states based on a first set... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170185686

App onboarding system for developer-defined creation of search engine results

A search system includes a user interface configured to receive information about a first application from a developer of the first application. The search system includes a state access module configured to obtain information about a first type of state of the first application from the developer. The information includes... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170186038

Providing advertisements based on contextual data

An advertisement (ad) server that receives ad campaigns from advertiser computers. An ad campaign includes conditions that trigger the ad. The ad server stores the ad campaigns in ad records of an ad data store. The ad server receives an ad request from a mobile computing device. The ad request... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170187838

Adaptive function-based dynamic application extension framework

A mobile device includes a processor and a non-transitory computer-readable medium storing instructions. The instructions include, in response to a state of a first application being instantiated from a first state template of the first application, selecting a first function module identifier from a plurality of predetermined function module identifiers.... Quixey Inc

06/29/17 / #20170188213

Message based application state and card sharing methods for user devices

A method of sharing a state of an application or a card from a first user device to a second user device is provided. The card is representative of the state. The method includes: receiving, at a processor of the first user device, a user share input; in response to... Quixey Inc

06/22/17 / #20170177317

Dependency-aware transformation of multi-function applications for on-demand execution

An on-demand executable system includes an application acquisition engine configured to acquire a first application that is programmed to perform a first function and a second function. An applet extractor includes a function analyzer configured to analyze the first application to identify functions that the first application is programmed to... Quixey Inc

06/22/17 / #20170177318

Dependency-aware transformation of multi-function applications for on-demand execution

A mobile device includes a user interface allowing a user to enter search parameters. A query wrapper module generates a query wrapper based on the entered search parameters. A search system communication module transmits the query wrapper to a search system and receives a set of results from the search... Quixey Inc

06/22/17 / #20170177319

Dependency-aware transformation of multi-function applications for on-demand execution

An on-demand executable system includes an application acquisition engine configured to acquire a first application that is programmed to perform a first function and a second function. An applet extractor includes a function analyzer configured to analyze the first application to identify functions that the first application is programmed to... Quixey Inc

06/22/17 / #20170177706

Category-based search providing application related search results

A method is provided and includes: receiving at a processor of a user device a search query for an application; and obtaining search results based on the search query. Each of the search results includes: access information including a reference to an application executable on the processor and indicating an... Quixey Inc

06/22/17 / #20170178187

Deep link advertisements

According to some implementations of the present disclosure, a method that is executed by a processing system is described. The method includes receiving an ad request, determining a context category structure based on the ad request, and identifying one or more app-specific rules based on the category defined in the... Quixey Inc

06/15/17 / #20170168695

Graphical user interface for generating structured search queries

According to some implementations of the disclosure, a method is presented. The method includes displaying a graphical user interface including a search bar, receiving initial text input at the search bar, and determining whether at least a portion of the initial text input matches a recognized pattern. When the text... Quixey Inc

06/15/17 / #20170169007

Graphical user interface for generating structured search queries

According to some implementations of the disclosure, a method is presented. The method includes displaying a graphical user interface including a search bar, receiving initial text input at the search bar, and determining whether at least a portion of the initial text input matches a recognized pattern. When the text... Quixey Inc

06/15/17 / #20170169022

Generating software application search results using application connections

Techniques include, for an application (app) record specifying a software app and including an app download address (ADA) for downloading the app, determining connections (e.g., links to and from other resources) associated with the app and generating a quality value indicating the quality of the app based on the connections.... Quixey Inc

06/15/17 / #20170169023

Generating software application search results using application connection keywords

Techniques include, for an application (app) record specifying a software app and including an app download address (ADA) for downloading the app, determining connections (e.g., links to and from other resources, such as other apps, APIs, app libraries, and websites) associated with the app and determining terms (e.g., keywords) associated... Quixey Inc

06/15/17 / #20170169024

Searching and accessing software application functionality using application connections

Techniques include, for an application (app) state record including an app access mechanism (AAM) that references a native app and indicates operations for it to perform and app state information (ASI) that describes a state of the app after it performs the operations, determining connections (e.g., links with other resources)... Quixey Inc

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06/15/17 / #20170169027

Determining a display order for values in a multi-value field of an application card

A card server that provides a card object to a mobile computing device in response to receiving a card request from the mobile computing device. The mobile computing device can utilize the card object to display an application card at the mobile computing device. The application card may include one... Quixey Inc

06/15/17 / #20170169030

Determining a filtering parameter for values displayed in an application card based on a user history

A card server that provides a card object to a mobile computing device in response to receiving a card request from the mobile computing device. The mobile computing device can utilize the card object to display an application card at the mobile computing device. The application card may include one... Quixey Inc

06/15/17 / #20170169113

Providing search results based on an estimated age of a current user of a mobile computing device

A search server that provides search results to a mobile computing device based on an age of a current user of the mobile computing device. The search server receives a search request from the mobile computing device. The search request includes a search query, and an image captured by a... Quixey Inc

06/15/17 / #20170169114

Application search results based on a current search query and a previous search query

A search server that receives a search request from a mobile computing device, the search request comprising a first search query that comprises one or more search terms; utilizes stored search queries to determine a second search query received from the mobile computing device, the second search query being received... Quixey Inc

06/15/17 / #20170171292

Generating software application search results using shared application connections

Techniques include, for application (app) records each specifying a software app and including an app download address (ADA) for downloading the app, determining connections (e.g., links to and from other resources) associated with the apps. The techniques include receiving a search query from a user device and identifying multiple ones... Quixey Inc

06/01/17 / #20170153800

Indicating states of native applications in application launcher

A mobile computing device that is configured to: display an icon for a native application via an application launcher, the icon comprises a first image, the application launcher being configured to launch the native application into a first state upon receiving a user selection of the first image; receive a... Quixey Inc

06/01/17 / #20170154119

Application search programmatically adapting search results according to partner-specified settings

One embodiment of a disclosed method and computer-readable storage medium provides customizable application search. Partner systems leverage search functionality of an application search system configured to perform searches for applications. In one embodiment, partner systems select filters to be applied to queries submitted to the application search system via the... Quixey Inc

05/25/17 / #20170147659

Systems and methods for accessing applications in grouped search results

A user device includes a computing device. The computing device transmits a search query from the user device and receives a first grouped set of search results based on the search query. The first grouped set corresponds to a first application. The first grouped set includes a header and at... Quixey Inc

05/11/17 / #20170132023

Monitoring and actuation of view controller parameters to reach deep states without manual developer intervention

A mobile application development system includes a developer portal configured to receive a copy of a first application from a first developer and provide a routing library to the first developer for incorporation into the first application before distribution. An offline analysis system uses a static analyzer to identify a... Quixey Inc

05/11/17 / #20170132024

Deep linking to mobile application states through programmatic replay of user interface events

A mobile application development system includes a developer portal that receives a first application from a first developer and provides a routing library to the first developer for incorporation into the first application. An offline analysis system executes the first application and, during execution, monitors a sequence of user interface... Quixey Inc

05/11/17 / #20170134480

Techniques for sharing application states

A server is in communication with a first computing device that can access an application. The server includes a processing device that executes instructions from a non-transitory computer-readable medium. The instructions include receiving a resolution request. The resolution request includes information indicative of a state of the application as accessed... Quixey Inc

04/27/17 / #20170115961

Dynamic availability-based integration of external functionality

A system includes a user interface allowing a developer to select a function to supplement functionality of an application under development. A data store holds identifiers for functions representing external functionality available from third party applications. A code generation module provides a software object to the developer for incorporation into... Quixey Inc

04/27/17 / #20170115962

Dynamic availability-based integration of external functionality

A system includes a user interface allowing a developer to select a function to supplement functionality of an application under development. A data store holds identifiers for functions representing external functionality available from third party applications. A code generation module provides a software object to the developer for incorporation into... Quixey Inc

04/27/17 / #20170116340

Multi-function search button

A method for executing searches using a multi-function search button is disclosed. In some implementations the method includes receiving a search query in a search box via a user interface and receiving a first selection of the search button via the user interface. The method includes generating a first query... Quixey Inc

04/20/17 / #20170109413

Search updating a scoring model of search results based on a normalized ctr

A system is provided and includes search, analytics acquisition, CTR, and scoring modules. The search module: receives query requests from one or more user devices for respective queries; and based on the query requests and a CTR-based scoring model, conducts searches to provide search results for the queries. The analytics... Quixey Inc

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04/13/17 / #20170103073

Identifying expert reviewers

A method includes receiving review data of objects and generating user profiles. Each user profile is associated with a user and includes review records. Each review record is associated with review data for an object. The method includes associating an entity with each review record and determining a mapping between... Quixey Inc

04/13/17 / #20170103422

Indicating advertised states of native applications in application launcher

A mobile computing device includes a computing processor that displays an indication in association with a native application icon to indicate that an advertised state of the native application can be accessed by pressing and holding the icon. The mobile computing device receives a user selection includes a press-and-hold of... Quixey Inc

04/13/17 / #20170103423

Indicating advertised states of native applications in application launcher

A mobile computing device includes a computing processor that displays an indication in association with a native application icon to indicate that an advertised state of the native application can be accessed by pressing and holding the icon. The mobile computing device receives a user selection includes a press-and-hold of... Quixey Inc

04/06/17 / #20170097743

Recommending applications

A method includes receiving, at data processing hardware, usage data of a user interacting with a collection of applications associated with the user. The method includes receiving an indication of a first user selection of a first application of the collection of applications on a screen in communication with the... Quixey Inc

04/06/17 / #20170097926

Templates for application cards

A server includes a template data store that stores card templates for application cards and a processing device configured to: receive a card request having information that indicates an application and a particular state of the application; identify the application and the particular state of the application indicated in the... Quixey Inc

04/06/17 / #20170097936

Generating search results using a set of alternate search queries

A method includes receiving a search query containing one or more query terms from a remote device and identifying an entity in the search query. The entity is a known entity name of a known entity type. The method also includes determining a set of alternate search queries based on... Quixey Inc

04/06/17 / #20170097967

Automated customization of display component data for search results

A method includes storing search records in a data store located in memory hardware and receiving, at data processing hardware in communication with the memory hardware, a search query from a user device. The method includes selecting search records from the data store based on the search query. The method... Quixey Inc

03/30/17 / #20170090719

Personalized launch states for software applications

Systems and methods are provided and include receiving, at a user device, a first user input from a user, the first user input selecting an application icon displayed at the user device. In response to receiving the first user input, the user device launches the native application and sets the... Quixey Inc

03/30/17 / #20170090721

Personalized launch states for software applications

Systems and methods are provided and include receiving, at a user device, a first user input from a user, the first user input selecting an application icon displayed at the user device. In response to receiving the first user input, the user device launches the native application and sets the... Quixey Inc

03/23/17 / #20170083171

Automatic deep view card stacking

A method includes receiving cards at data processing hardware. Each card represents a collection of application access mechanisms, each application access mechanism having reference to a corresponding application executable on the data processing hardware and indicating a performable operation for the corresponding application. The collection of application access mechanisms has... Quixey Inc

03/23/17 / #20170083180

Automatic deep view card stacking

A method includes receiving cards at data processing hardware. Each card represents a collection of application access mechanisms, each application access mechanism having reference to a corresponding application executable on the data processing hardware and indicating a performable operation for the corresponding application. The collection of application access mechanisms has... Quixey Inc

03/23/17 / #20170083227

Hidden application icons

A user device may include a touchscreen, a storage device, and a processing device. The storage device stores native applications and their corresponding icon data. The icon data includes an icon, a location of the icon on a launch screen, a flag indicating whether the icon is hidden or visible,... Quixey Inc

03/23/17 / #20170083591

Performing application-specific searches using touchscreen-enabled computing devices

Systems and methods are provided and include receiving, at a touchscreen of a user device, a user input from a user of the user device, the user input selecting an application (app) icon displayed at the touchscreen. The user device receives a search query from the user. In response to... Quixey Inc

03/23/17 / #20170083606

Entity-type search system

A method includes receiving a search query from a user device and selecting entity type records from an entity type data store based on the query. Each of the entity type records includes an entity type name and entity type facets that each include terms descriptive of the entity type... Quixey Inc

03/23/17 / #20170083711

Hidden application icons

A user device may include a touchscreen, a storage device, and a processing device. The storage device stores native applications and their corresponding icon data. The icon data includes an icon, a location of the icon on a launch screen, a flag indicating whether the icon is hidden or visible,... Quixey Inc

03/23/17 / #20170085677

Recommending applications

A method includes receiving, at data processing hardware, a notification corresponding to an application and associated with a user. The method includes determining, by the data processing hardware, notification data associated with the notification. The notification data includes one or more of sender data, receiver data, subject data, and message... Quixey Inc

03/23/17 / #20170085678

Recommending applications

A method includes receiving, at data processing hardware, a notification corresponding to an application and associated with a user. The method includes determining, by the data processing hardware, notification data associated with the notification. The notification data includes one or more of sender data, receiver data, subject data, and message... Quixey Inc

03/09/17 / #20170067748

Location-based search refinements

A method includes receiving a search query and one or more context parameters from a user device. The search query indicates a search string. The method includes determining a search area based on at least one of the search string or the one or more context parameters, and obtaining a... Quixey Inc

03/09/17 / #20170068367

User interface for computing devices equipped with pressure-sensitive displays

Techniques include receiving a user notification (e.g., a text-based notification, a phone call, or a voicemail) at a user device. The techniques further include receiving a pressure input from a user of the device at a pressure-sensitive display of the device and determining that the display is covered (e.g., obscured... Quixey Inc

03/09/17 / #20170068369

Performing searches using computing devices equipped with pressure-sensitive displays

Techniques include receiving a pressure input from a user of a user device at a pressure-sensitive display of the device and determining that the display is covered (e.g., obscured from the user's view) using the device. The techniques further include, in response to receiving the pressure input and determining that... Quixey Inc

03/09/17 / #20170068406

Overloading app icon touchscreen interaction to provide action accessibility

A method of operating a user device includes, in response to a set of app icons being displayed, monitoring for user interaction with one of the app icons. In response to detecting user interaction with a first app icon corresponding to a first app, the method determines whether the detected... Quixey Inc

03/09/17 / #20170068655

System for tokenizing text in languages without inter-word separation

A computerized system for transforming an input string includes a dictionary with tokens and associated scores. A chart parser generates a chart parse of the input string by, for each position within the input string, (i) identifying a string of at least one consecutive character in the input string that... Quixey Inc

03/09/17 / #20170068749

Performing searches using computing devices equipped with pressure-sensitive displays

Techniques include receiving a pressure input from a user of a user device at a pressure-sensitive display of the device and determining that the display is covered (e.g., obscured from the user's view) using the device. The techniques further include, in response to receiving the pressure input and determining that... Quixey Inc








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