US Patent No. 10,716,164

METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND MEDIA FOR MANAGING NETWORK CONNECTIONS


Patent No. 10,716,164
Issue Date July 14, 2020
Title Methods, Systems, And Media For Managing Network Connections
Inventorship Kamesh Raj Velu, San Jose, CA (US)
Assignee Google LLC, Mountain View, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,716,164

1. A method for managing network connections, the method comprising:in response to determining that the user device is in an idle state while being connected to a first network connection and in response to determining that a second network connection is available, monitoring network activity using the second network connection;
subsequent to monitoring the network activity using the second network connection, switching back to the first network connection;
determining, based at least in part on the monitored network activity, whether a threshold amount of network activity has been monitored;
in response to determining that the threshold amount of network activity for the second network connection has been monitored, generating a profile for the second network connection based at least in part on the monitored network activity; and
switching from the first network connection to the second network connection based on the generated profile.