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Using a weighted tree to determine document relevance
The relevance of documents is automatically determined based upon a weighted tree. Terms considered to be relevant are assigned to the leaf nodes of a tree data...
Methods of generating a virtual lead associated with a physiological
A method of creating a virtual lead associated with a physiological recording is provided. The method can include obtaining a first physiological signal from a...
Location awareness of devices
A method for managing devices is described. The method includes receiving wireless fingerprints from a plurality of devices, each of the wireless fingerprints...
Pre-normalization data classification
Provided are systems, apparatuses, methods and techniques for recognizing a pattern within input data, such as a specific object within an image frame. Prior to...
Imaging apparatuses, image data processing methods, and articles of
Imaging apparatuses, image data processing methods, and articles of manufacture are described. In one aspect, an imaging apparatus including an image sensor...
Managing color output by appearance intent
In a method of managing color output by appearance intent a color display value is received. The color display value comprises at least one appearance intent...
Identification of integrated circuit
An apparatus in an example comprises an integrated circuit and one or more resistors. The integrated circuit comprises an internal current source and an...
Conductive nanowires for electrical interconnect
An electrical interconnect includes first and second electrical contacts to be electrically connected, each electrical contact having a plurality of...
Porous inkjet recording material comprising a silane coupling agent
An ink receiving substrate includes a substrate layer and organic modified silica dispensed on at least one surface of the support layer, wherein the organic...
Handheld and/or mountable fluid-ejection device having removable tip with
A fluid-ejection device includes a handheld and/or mountable enclosure, a removable tip, a cap, a pneumatic fitting, and a controller. The removable tip has a...
Computing devices having pop-out connector port arrays
A pop-out connector port array for provision in a computing device. The array includes an extensible connector port array member that can be transitioned from...
Removable fan for electronic devices
A cooling system for an electric device such as a personal computer is disclosed. The cooling system includes a receiving assembly and a removable fan assembly....
A printing-fluid container includes a reservoir having a leading surface with an outer perimeter. Redundant interface elements are recessed from the leading...
Print head having extended surface elements
Embodiments include forming internal or external extended surface elements on a print-head substrate, at least in part, using a light beam.
Device and method for measuring ink levels in a container
An ink level sensing device and associated method. The ink level sensing device includes a near infrared illumination source that emits near infrared light, and...
Job scheduling system and method
In at least some embodiments, a method comprises computing an initial schedule of jobs to be run on a computing system using a mathematical program and...
Efficient generator of update packages for mobile devices that uses
An efficient generator for update packages employs one of two possible schemes to perform preprocessing when an ELF file or other similar information is not...
Systems and methods for multiple level control of access of privileges to
protected media content
Systems and methods for multiple level control of access privileges to protected media content are disclosed. In one embodiment, first data is associated with...
BIOS bootable RAID support
A computing apparatus comprises a system Read-Only Memory (ROM) comprising a system Basic Integrated Operating System (BIOS) that implements Redundant Array of...
HTTP push to simulate server-initiated sessions
A mobile device apparatus uses an HyperText Transfer protocol (HTTP) push operation to simulate server-initiated sessions. The illustrative mobile device...
Method and apparatus for calculating required availability of nodes in a
A method of system design and manufacture includes entering system details in a first user interface program 100, including in particular availability data. A...
Computational nodes and computational-node networks that include
Embodiments of the present invention are employ dynamical, nanoscale devices, including memristive connections between nanowires, for constructing parallel,...
Method and apparatus for product selection
A method for determining a total benefit derived from a subset of products in a product portfolio includes identifying a set of customer orders having a set of...
Pre-pay communication services
A method and system for crediting a user account of a pre-pay communication service is presented. The method comprises the steps of: providing a shared credit...
Providing network services to a network agent
In a communications network, data that establishes a network agent's entitlement to network services is stored within the network agent and not within the...
Detection of signatures in disordered message segments
A method of detecting signatures in message segments comprises employing a state machine for the detection of character strings in the message segments. The...
Determining network paths
In an embodiment of a method of tracing a path through a switch mesh from a first device connected to the switch mesh to a second device connected to the switch...
Utilizing multiple distortion measures
Utilizing multiple distortion measures. A first distortion measure for at least one packet is received. A second distortion measure for the at least one packet...
System and method having evaporative cooling for memory
A system, in one embodiment, may include an in-line memory module with a plurality of memory circuits disposed on a circuit board, wherein the circuit board may...
Electro-optical display systems
Electro-optical display systems are disclosed. An electro-optical display system may include a plurality of electrodes; a display volume containing a fluid...
Printers and printer systems having cellular input/output
In one embodiment, a system comprises a printer configured to provide one or more print services, one or more processors associated with the printer, and a...
Photochemical and photothermal rearrangements for optical data and image
A system for recording and/or transmitting optical data or visual images includes an optical data or visual image recording medium and a light and/or heat...
An embodiment of a media sheet has a barrier layer formed on a first surface of a substrate. An image-receiving layer is formed on the barrier layer. A porous...
Inkjet recording medium and method of making the same
An inkjet recording medium includes a substrate, a base layer, and a porous ink receiving layer. The base layer is established on at least one surface of the...
Media engaging members
Medium engaging members are rotatable about an axle. In one embodiment, the members have filed hubs asymmetrically extending towards one another. In another...
System and method of projecting an image using a plurality of projectors
A device and method is provided for projecting an image within a defined content area using a plurality of projectors configured to each project a portion of an...
Method of treating and probing a via
A method of treating a via connected with a substrate and a method of probing the via are disclosed. A pattern of a lead-free solder paste is applied around a...
Self-describing kernel modules
A method, and a corresponding mechanism, are used for creating a self-describing kernel module. The method includes the steps of expressing data describing a...
ACPI to firmware interface
In one embodiment a computer system comprises a processor, a basic input/output system (BIOS) including logic instructions which, when executed by the...
System and method for discovering I/O bus capabilities on a computer
system via ACPI
A system and method for discovering I/O bus capabilities. Specifically, a system is described for discovering I/O bus capabilities on a computer system. The...
Method and apparatus for mapping peers to an overlay network
In a method of mapping peers in a peer-to-peer network to an overlay network, network coordinates are determined for a selected peer. The logical coordinates in...
System and method for evaluating a heterogeneous cluster for supporting
expected workload in compliance with at...
According to at least one embodiment, a method comprises receiving, into a capacity planning system, workload information representing an expected workload of...
Methods for merging text snippets for context classification
One embodiment is a method that stores user interface events and file system events to capture text snippets visible on an output device. Similar text snippets...
Display device output adjustment system and method
A display device output adjustment system comprises an electronic device having a visual adjustment module configured to automatically adjust a size of visual...
System and method of switching between multiple viewing modes in a
multi-head computer system
The present technique provides a system and method for automatically switching a computer system between multiple display profiles in response to a system...
Multi-battery charging system and method
A multi-battery charging system comprises a computing device having a controller configured to control a plurality of power regulators, each of the plurality of...
Polymeric charge adjuvants in electrostatic inks
Ink toners, methods of making ink, and methods of changing viscosity are disclosed.
Reactive color inks
An ink for use in inkjet printing has a colorant which has a precipitation rate in the presence of a predetermined fixer that is selected to have a value...
Ink level detection by electronic means
An ink cartridge configured to hold an ink includes a substantially hollow body including an inner space and a substantially continuous inner wall. An optical...
Printing device having supply of colorant and receptive to print cartridge
having self-contained supply of colorant
A printing device includes a supply of colorant and a mechanism. The mechanism is receptive to removable insertion of a first print cartridge and a second print...