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Application # Date Yahoo! Inc. patents - extended list - ARCHIVE: New2014201320122011
20150113091 04/23/15 Masterless cache replication
20150105017 04/16/15 Cross device information exchange using gestures and locations
20150100908 04/09/15 Alternate screen reveal for instant privacy
20150100644 04/09/15 Email frequency and consolidation assistant
20150100437 04/09/15 Techniques for organizing and presenting deal content
20150095155 04/02/15 Method and system for collaborative location detection
20150095770 04/02/15 Method and apparatus for automatically summarizing the contents of electronic documents
20150095984 04/02/15 Method and system for system for controlling online user account using a mobile device
20150096012 04/02/15 Secure physical authentication input with personal display or sound device
20150089348 03/26/15 System and method for web page background image delivery
20150088990 03/26/15 Cache refreshing for online social newsfeeds
20150081653 03/19/15 Type free search assist
20150081695 03/19/15 Local recommendation engine
20150081765 03/19/15 System and method for enhancing multi-module experience
20150082280 03/19/15 Automatic verification by comparing user interface images
20150073895 03/12/15 System and method for identification of subject line templates
20150073905 03/12/15 System for providing for a revenue generator to bid exclusively on mobile search traffic
20150074070 03/12/15 System and method for reconciling transactional and non-transactional operations in key-value stores
20150074191 03/12/15 Unified end user notification platform
20150074235 03/12/15 Method and system for media collection expansion
20150074512 03/12/15 Image browsing system and method for a digital content platform
20150074533 03/12/15 User-programmable channel store for video
20150066646 03/05/15 Spark satellite clusters to hadoop data stores
20150066656 03/05/15 Time-triggered advertisement replacement
20150066959 03/05/15 Prioritizing items from different categories in a news stream
20150067505 03/05/15 System and methods for user curated media
20150058720 02/26/15 System and method for automatically suggesting diverse and personalized message completions
20150058114 02/26/15 Dwell time based advertising in a scrollable content stream
20150058113 02/26/15 Dwell time based advertising
20150057035 02/26/15 System and method for contextual social messaging
20150050921 02/19/15 Displaying location-based images that match the weather conditions
20150052126 02/19/15 Method and system for recommending relevant web content to second screen application users
20150052203 02/19/15 System and method for mailing list identification and representation
20150052462 02/19/15 Capture and retrieval of a personalized mood icon
20150052500 02/19/15 Testing computer-implementable instructions
20150052548 02/19/15 Encoding pre-roll advertisements in progressively-loading images
20150052586 02/19/15 Enhancing network security
20150038114 02/05/15 Methods and system for device authentication
20150039360 02/05/15 Dependency management for enterprise computing
20150039419 02/05/15 Keyword price recommendation
20150039420 02/05/15 Audience centric pricing
20150039424 02/05/15 System and method for social display advertisements
20150039426 02/05/15 Revenue share analysis
20150039432 02/05/15 Keyword recommendation
20150039449 02/05/15 Indicating unavailability of an uploaded video file that is being bitrate encoded
20150039630 02/05/15 Method and apparatus for accurate localization of points of interest
20150032535 01/29/15 System and method for content based social recommendations and monetization thereof
20150032720 01/29/15 Optimizing database queries
20150033132 01/29/15 Method and system for dynamically changing a header space in a graphical user interface
20150033141 01/29/15 System and method for providing an interactive message inbox
20150033194 01/29/15 Multi-finger user identification
20140373030 12/18/14 Method and system for recording and replaying user sessions in browser based applications
20140372229 12/18/14 Method and system for automatically pausing advertisements based on user attention
20140355907 12/04/14 Photo and video search
20140358847 12/04/14 Method and system for document update
20140359015 12/04/14 Photo and video sharing
20140359479 12/04/14 Systems and methods for auto-adjust positioning of preferred content for increased click and conversion rates
20140350912 11/27/14 Method and system for predicting performance of software applications on prospective hardware architecture
20140344060 11/20/14 System and method for targeting user interests based on mobile call logs
20140337116 11/13/14 Marketing technique to negotiate price of product
20140337132 11/13/14 Dynamic text replacement in e-books for advertising
20140337169 11/13/14 Online and offline collaboration associated with shopping and purchasing
20140337356 11/13/14 Identifying communities within a social network based on information propagation data
20140331169 11/06/14 Content selection based on scroll pattern recognition
20140324578 10/30/14 Systems and methods for instant e-coupon distribution
20140317086 10/23/14 Efficient database searching
20140316884 10/23/14 Interactive advertising system
20140310100 10/16/14 Methods of dynamically creating personalized internet advertisements based on content
20140310095 10/16/14 Mobile click fraud prevention
20140304067 10/09/14 Detecting prohibited data use in auction-based online advertising
20140304615 10/09/14 Method and apparatus for facilitating message selection and organization with group-level actions
20140297362 10/02/14 Methods and systems for facilitating communications between providers of on-line services and potential customers
20140297394 10/02/14 Behavioral retargeting system and method for cookie-disabled devices
20140297401 10/02/14 Shaping allocations in search advertising auctions
20140297656 10/02/14 Media device and user interface for selecting media
20140297808 10/02/14 Method and apparatus for assisting with playback of remotely stored media files
20140298211 10/02/14 Client side browser notification
20140298406 10/02/14 Method for sharing a media collection in a network environment
20140289647 09/25/14 Interface overlay
20140289232 09/25/14 Search system and methods with integration of user annotations from a trust network
20140278952 09/18/14 Online advertisement push delivery
20140279036 09/18/14 Ad targeting system
20140279070 09/18/14 Online advertisement real-time update
20140279071 09/18/14 Online advertising dashboard
20140278929 09/18/14 System and method identifying opportunities for advertising entities based on user goal achievement
20140278369 09/18/14 Method and system for using natural language techniques to process inputs
20140270522 09/18/14 Identifying regions characterized by labeled measurements
20140267433 09/18/14 Visualizing regions charcaterized by labeled measurements cross-reference to related applications
20140267416 09/18/14 Virtual billboards
20140267219 09/18/14 Media content enrichment using an adapted object detector
20140259966 09/18/14 Atmospheric cooling of servers in a data center
20140279720 09/18/14 System and method of event publication in a goal achievement platform
20140279736 09/18/14 Method and system for mapping short term ranking optimization objective to long term engagement
20140282718 09/18/14 Methods and systems for application rendering and management on internet television enabled displays
20140282137 09/18/14 Automatically fitting a wearable object
20140282029 09/18/14 Visual presentation of customized content
20140281861 09/18/14 Method and apparatus for tagging data
20140280735 09/18/14 Methods and systems for pre-caching information on a mobile computing device
20140280550 09/18/14 Method and system for measuring user engagement from stream depth
20140280251 09/18/14 Almost online large scale collaborative filtering based recommendation system
20140280229 09/18/14 Generating descriptions of matching resources based on the kind, quality, and relevance of available sources of information about the matching resources
20140280227 09/18/14 Real-time asynchronous event aggregation systems
20140279918 09/18/14 Method and system for data-triggered dynamic log level control
20140279804 09/18/14 Jabba-type contextual tagger
20140257888 09/11/14 Real-time inventory tracking via mobile device
20140257888 09/11/14 Real-time inventory tracking via mobile device
20140254946 09/11/14 Automatic image piling
20140254946 09/11/14 Automatic image piling
20140258890 09/11/14 Systems and methods for altering the speed of content movement based on user interest
20140258890 09/11/14 Systems and methods for altering the speed of content movement based on user interest
20140259045 09/11/14 Video advertisement wall
20140259055 09/11/14 Systems and methods for a non-intrusive video advertisement wall
20140259045 09/11/14 Video advertisement wall
20140259055 09/11/14 Systems and methods for a non-intrusive video advertisement wall
20140247237 09/04/14 Finger expressions for touch screens
20140249914 09/04/14 Bid optimization in search engine marketing
20140250116 09/04/14 Identifying time sensitive ambiguous queries
20140250457 09/04/14 Video analysis system
20140245176 08/28/14 Method and system for displaying email messages
20140233854 08/21/14 Real time object scanning using a mobile phone and cloud-based visual search engine
20140236749 08/21/14 Applying customer feedback to group buying deals
20140236943 08/21/14 Method or system for recommending personalized content
20140236952 08/21/14 Media identification system with fingerprint database balanced according to search loads
20140237425 08/21/14 System and method of using context in selecting a response to user device interaction
20140229977 08/14/14 Distributed live multimedia switching mechanism and network
20140229818 08/14/14 Dynamic generation of mobile web experience
20140229289 08/14/14 Enhanced shared screen experiences for concurrent users
20140229282 08/14/14 Use of natural query events to improve online advertising campaigns
20140229272 08/14/14 Systems and methods for adaptive scheduling of references to documents
20140222560 08/07/14 System and method for monetization in photo sharing sites
20140222800 08/07/14 Personalization of news articles based on news sources
20140214878 07/31/14 Providing relevant non-requested content to a mobile device
20140214779 07/31/14 System and method for applying an efficient data compression scheme to url parameters
20140207761 07/24/14 Indexing and searching content behind links presented in a communication
20140206397 07/24/14 Mobile notification system
20140200999 07/17/14 Granular data for behavioral targeting
20140201009 07/17/14 Dynamic pricing for guaranteed online display advertising
20140195523 07/10/14 Method and system for indexing information and providing results for a search including objects having predetermined attributes
20140195511 07/10/14 Lateral search
20140195508 07/10/14 Lateral search
20140195154 07/10/14 Systems and methods relating to ad/content targeting for map route options based on personalization and user data
20140192088 07/10/14 Systems and methods relating to design of mobile applications for display ads on a larger screen space
20140189512 07/03/14 System and method for generating a playlist from a mood gradient
20140189525 07/03/14 User behavior models based on source domain
20140180831 06/26/14 System for determining fees for online ad impact
20140180836 06/26/14 Contextual content targeting
20140181010 06/26/14 Method and system for storytelling on a computing device via user editing
20140181069 06/26/14 Speculative search result on a not-yet-submitted search query
20140181084 06/26/14 Type-ahead search optimization
20140181104 06/26/14 Identity workflow that utilizes multiple storage engines to support various lifecycles
20140181110 06/26/14 Method and system for storytelling on a computing device via multiple sources

ARCHIVE: New 2014 2013 2012 2011


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