Patents by Inventor Ray Jiunn-An Su

Ray Jiunn-An Su has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 9398086
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for transmitting a content data set to a computing device for displaying digital content to an author user, the author user having authored the digital content, receiving user input from the author user, the user input corresponding to the digital content, and, in response to receiving the user input, transmitting first data and second data to the computing device for display to the author user, the first data comprising a number of contacts that are able to access the digital content and the second data indicating one or more relationships between the author user and the contacts.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 19, 2016
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Ray Jiunn-An Su, Jonathan Terleski, Joseph R. Smarr, Shimrit Ben-Yair
  • Patent number: 9313240
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for transmitting a content data set to a computing device for displaying content to a non-author user, receiving user input from the non-author user, the user input corresponding to the content, and, in response to receiving the user input, transmitting first data and second data to the computing device for display to the non-author user, the first data comprising a number of contacts associated with an author user, the author user having authored the content, the second data being a sub-set of the first data and comprising a number of contacts associated with the non-author user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 12, 2016
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Ray Jiunn-An Su, Jonathan Terleski, Joseph R. Smarr, Shimrit Ben-Yair
  • Publication number: 20150332416
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for receiving, from a author user, a post data set associated with a post in a social networking service, the post data set including distribution data, the distribution data indicating one or more recipient users to which the first post is to be distributed, determining that at least one recipient user of the one or more recipient users is a non-direct intended recipient, the non-direct intended recipient not being a contact of the author user within the social networking service, receiving a social affinity score, the social affinity score indicating a strength of a relationship between the author user and the non-direct intended recipient, determining that the post is to be distributed to the non-direct intended recipient at least partially based on the social affinity score, and distributing the post to the non-direct intended recipient.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 19, 2012
    Publication date: November 19, 2015
    Applicant: GOOGLE INC.
    Inventors: Shimrit Ben-Yair, Jonathan Terleski, Ray Jiunn-An Su
  • Publication number: 20140143403
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for transmitting a content data set to a computing device for displaying content to a non-author user, receiving user input from the non-author user, the user input corresponding to the content, and, in response to receiving the user input, transmitting first data and second data to the computing device for display to the non-author user, the first data comprising a number of contacts associated with an author user, the author user having authored the content, the second data being a sub-set of the first data and comprising a number of contacts associated with the non-author user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2014
    Publication date: May 22, 2014
    Applicant: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Ray Jiunn-An Su, Jonathan Terleski, Joseph R. Smarr, Shimrit Ben-Yair
  • Publication number: 20140143342
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for transmitting a content data set to a computing device for displaying digital content to an author user, the author user having authored the digital content, receiving user input from the author user, the user input corresponding to the digital content, and, in response to receiving the user input, transmitting first data and second data to the computing device for display to the author user, the first data comprising a number of contacts that are able to access the digital content and the second data indicating one or more relationships between the author user and the contacts.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2014
    Publication date: May 22, 2014
    Applicant: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Ray Jiunn-An Su, Jonathan Terleski, Joseph R. Smarr, Shimrit Ben-Yair
  • Patent number: 8676892
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for transmitting a content data set to a computing device for displaying content to a non-author user, receiving user input from the non-author user, the user input corresponding to the content, and, in response to receiving the user input, transmitting first data and second data to the computing device for display to the non-author user, the first data comprising a number of contacts associated with an author user, the author user having authored the content, the second data being a sub-set of the first data and comprising a number of contacts associated with the non-author user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 18, 2014
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Ray Jiunn-An Su, Jonathan Terleski, Joseph Smarr, Shimrit Ben-Yair
  • Patent number: 8676891
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for transmitting a content data set to a computing device for displaying digital content to an author user, the author user having authored the digital content, receiving user input from the author user, the user input corresponding to the digital content, and, in response to receiving the user input, transmitting first data and second data to the computing device for display to the author user, the first data comprising a number of contacts that are able to access the digital content and the second data indicating one or more relationships between the author user and the contacts.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 18, 2014
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Ray Jiunn-An Su, Jonathan Terleski, Joseph Smarr, Shimrit Ben-Yair
  • Publication number: 20120110088
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for transmitting a content data set to a computing device for displaying content to a non-author user, receiving user input from the non-author user, the user input corresponding to the content, and, in response to receiving the user input, transmitting first data and second data to the computing device for display to the non-author user, the first data comprising a number of contacts associated with an author user, the author user having authored the content, the second data being a sub-set of the first data and comprising a number of contacts associated with the non-author user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2011
    Publication date: May 3, 2012
    Applicant: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Ray Jiunn-An Su, Jonathan Terleski, Joseph Smarr, Shimrit Ben-Yair
  • Publication number: 20120110076
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for transmitting a content data set to a computing device for displaying digital content to an author user, the author user having authored the digital content, receiving user input from the author user, the user input corresponding to the digital content, and, in response to receiving the user input, transmitting first data and second data to the computing device for display to the author user, the first data comprising a number of contacts that are able to access the digital content and the second data indicating one or more relationships between the author user and the contacts.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2011
    Publication date: May 3, 2012
    Applicant: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Ray Jiunn-An Su, Jonathan Terleski, Joseph Smarr, Shimrit Ben-Yair