Posts Tagged: Microsoft Patent


Microsoft Mood Ring? Seeks Patent on Mood Activated Device

We start today with a long look at the featured patent application, which describes a hardware device capable of determining a person’s mood from various sensors …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

The Year of the Cloud: Cloud Computing Goes Mainstream

Even as more of us are becoming acquainted with the idea of the cloud, many of us are still woefully ignorant of what the term actually means. …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 5

Xbox Patents: Online Gaming via Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE Network

Microsoft already has a massive patent portfolio, but it has continued to increase in recent weeks. We’ve pulled up a trio of patents related to online …

Microsoft Seeks Patent on Tastemaker Recommendations

One patent application we explore in-depth is for a recommendation service that improves the ability of users to browse through application stores quickly. This system takes recommendations …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 1

Microsoft to Patent a New Kind of DVR

As a constant developer of new technologies, Microsoft is seen often as an assignee on a great many U.S. Patent & Trademark Office patents and applications every …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 0

Microsoft Patents Identifying Different Users on Touchscreen

As always, many patent applications show Microsoft’s focus on improving their software for business applications. Different Microsoft patent applications this week provide for systems of sharing …
By Steve Brachmann
6 years ago 1

Microsoft Seeks Patent for Resolving Conflicting Contact Info

Microsoft Corporation was a huge winner at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office this past week, as the Washington State-based computer software developer received 65 patents from the …
By Steve Brachmann
7 years ago 0