Leland Stanford Junior University

Leland Stanford Junior University, commonly referred to as Stanford University, is a private research university in Stanford, California in northwestern Silicon Valley near Palo Alto. Its academic reputation, eminent alumni, influence, and wealth have made it one of the most prestigious universities in the world.The university was founded in 1885 by Leland Stanford, former governor of and U.S. senator from California and leading railroad tycoon, and his wife, Jane Lathrop Stanford, in memory of their son, Leland Stanford, Jr., who died of typhoid fever two months before his 16th birthday in 1884; it opened on October 1, 1891.
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  • Google on Creating a Relevant Second Screen for TV

    … version of the patent filed are: Finding web pages relevant to multimedia streams Invented by Monika H. Henzinger, Bay-Wei Chang, and Sergey Brin Assigned to Google Inc. The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University United States Patent 8,868,543 Granted October 21, 2014 Filed: April 8, 2003 Abstract A media stream…

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