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Andrew J Jaffray, Michael J Polson: System and method for locating web services. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, March 24, 2009: US07509422 (25 worldwide citation)

The mechanisms described herein are directed at methods for locating web services available for client applications. The methods allow web services to re-locate without impacting the code of the client applications that access the web services. The client application sends a message that includes an ...


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Paul J Roy, Andrew J Jaffray, Pradeep K Jha, Victor S Lee: Asynchronous pipeline. Microsoft Corporation, June 30, 2009: US07555515 (8 worldwide citation)

A pipeline may include a first stage and a second stage for executing data processing services and a data host communicatively coupled to the first and second stages. The data host provides for storing and communicating data, wherein the storing and communicating are asynchronous one to another. Exe ...


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Daniel Plastina, Andrew J Jaffray, Andrew L Silverman, John P Mullally IV, Joshuah Vincent: Content feedback for authors of web syndications. Microsoft Corporation, Senniger Powers, January 17, 2012: US08099459 (3 worldwide citation)

Transmit user feedback from a user to a web syndication author. A first communication link is opened. Content data from the web syndication author is received. The received content data is stored on a first client device. The opened first communication link is terminated after receiving the content ...


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Amit Gupta, Andrew J Jaffray, Elizabeth Anne Hill: Publication activation service. Microsoft Corporation, Senniger Powers, July 19, 2007: US20070168316-A1

Updating a database while minimizing resources on a database server instance. One or more indexes are created prior to propagating updated data associated with the database to a computing device associated with the database server instance for access.


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Daniel Plastina, Andrew J Jaffray, Andrew L Silverman, John P Mullally, Joshuah Vincent: Content feedback for authors of web syndications. Microsoft Corporation, Senniger Powers, December 27, 2007: US20070299935-A1

Transmit user feedback from a user to a web syndication author. A first communication link is opened. Content data from the web syndication author is received. The received content data is stored on a first client device. The opened first communication link is terminated after receiving the content ...


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Andrew J Jaffray, Michael J Polson: System and method for locating web services. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes Pllc, January 26, 2006: US20060020692-A1

The mechanisms described herein are directed at methods for locating web services available for client applications. The methods allow web services to re-locate without impacting the code of the client applications that access the web services. The client application sends a message that includes an ...


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Todd San Jule, Joseph Alton Schrader, Waiman Lam, Wei Wei Ada Cho, Andrew J Jaffray, Mark R Gibson: Methods and systems for integrating provisional services in an electronic program guide environment. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes Pllc, February 2, 2006: US20060026641-A1

Methods and systems that enable users to find and view programs are described. In one embodiment, a user can access programs within a particular program type in an electronic program guide and select programs that are not available via a current electronic program guide. If programs are available fr ...