Google Patents “Highlight All” Button For Browser Based Searches

Posted Dec 14, 2010

Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is aggressively competing in the web browser wars with the release of Chrome. Chrome has been gaining market share at a rapid pace and now Google has a valuable browser patent. The patent covers the “highlight all” button when doing a browser-based search. Patent #7,853,586 is titled “Highlighting occurrences of terms in documents or search results.” [BNET]