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Universal-denoiser context-modeling component and context-modeling method
In various embodiments of the present invention, a context-based denoiser is applied to each noisy-image symbol embedded within a context to determine a...
System, method and apparatus for automatic segmentation and analysis of
A technique that provides for real-time segmentation of hand written traces during data entry into a computer. In one example embodiment, this is achieved by...
Color registration in a digital video
A method performed by a processing system includes building a first image pyramid of a first frame of a first channel of a digital video, building a second...
Evaluating and allocating system resources to improve resource utilization
Methods and systems for evaluating the utilization of resources in a system. Information that characterizes an allocation of resources in the system is...
Method and computing system for controlling access
A method and computing system for controlling access by a user to a computing resource located in respective source and destination domains in a hierarchy of...
Network device discovery system and method
A network device discovery system includes a computing system configured to broadcast a device discovery datagram packet to a network such that the device...
Quality of service in IT infrastructures
A method of determining quality of service (QoS) in an IT infrastructure on the basis of QoS-related data received from data sources for these QoS-related data,...
Network traffic monitoring
Systems, methods, and devices are described that monitor network traffic. One method includes monitoring a number of packets received by a network device based...
Systems and methods of handling access control violations
Systems and methods of reporting access violations in a network device are disclosed. One such method comprises setting a forwarding index field in a specific...
Access control of resources using tokens
An electronic token useable for controlling access to a resource is described. The token includes a token grantor identifier indicating a token grantor, a token...
Data storage in circuit elements with changed resistance
A method of storing data in an array of circuit elements, said method comprising injecting a current into selected circuit elements, said current causing a...
Computer device locking system
A locking system for a computer device comprising a display member coupled to a base member to enable positioning of the display member relative to the base...
Method and apparatus for determining position of a storage medium
A system and method for determining the value of a longitudinal position ("LPOS") bit of a storage medium. A system comprises a selector that selects a value...
Automated detection of creases and/or tears in scanned prints
Images of a document having a surface are captured. In this process, multiple scan lines respectively illuminated from different illumination angles relative to...
Nanowire-based photonic devices
Embodiments of the present invention are related to nanowire-based devices that can be configured and operated as modulators, chemical sensors, and...
Applying visual effect to image data based on audio data
Audio data is accessed. A visual effect is applied to image data based on the audio data. The image data to which the visual effect has been applied based on...
Image data processing methods, image data processing systems, and articles
Image data processing methods, image data processing systems, and articles of manufacture are described. According to one aspect, an image data processing...
Videoconferencing with enhanced illusion of physical presence in a common
A technique for enhancing the illusion of physical presence in a common space during a multipoint video conference is disclosed. The technique may include...
Consistent quality for multipoint videoconferencing systems
A technique for maintaining consistent video quality between a plurality of videoconference sites is disclosed. Calibration correction factors are determined...
Time relevance-based visualization of data
A method for displaying a time-series data set. The method may include determining a number of data intervals for the data set, determining a data resolution...
Microelectronic device patterned by ablating and subsequently sintering
said microelectronic device
A microelectronic device includes a non-polymeric substrate, an organic interlayer, and a indium tin oxide layer formed on the organic interlayer; the indium...
Method and apparatus for forming a photodiode
Embodiments of the invention provide a method and an apparatus for forming a photodiode. One embodiment provides a thin dielectric layer sandwiched between two...
Laser micromachining methods and systems
A method of laser machining a substrate is provided. The method comprises directing laser energy at a first surface of the substrate, while providing an assist...
Polymer for an ink receiving layer of an inkjet recording element
A polymer for an ink receiving layer of an inkjet recording element includes at least one first monomer chemically bonded to at least one second monomer. The...
Method of forming one or more nanopores for aligning molecules for
A technique is provided for forming a molecule or an array of molecules having a defined orientation relative to the substrate or for forming a mold for...
Crossbar-array designs and wire addressing methods that tolerate
misalignment of electrical components at wire...
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to crossbar array designs that interfaces wires to address wires, despite misalignments between...
Ink set, ink system and method for printing an image
An ink set includes a light magenta ink and a dark magenta ink. The light magenta ink includes an effective amount of a pigment having a red/green lambda cutoff...
Printing mechanism and method of ink formulation
One method of ink formulation may include providing a shipping material in a reservoir of a printing mechanism, placing a concentrated ink in communication with...
Compact ink delivery in an ink pen
In one embodiment an ink pen for an inkjet printer includes: an ink filter chamber; a pressure regulator chamber downstream from the ink filter chamber along a...
Piezoelectric actuation mechanism
Embodiments of the present disclosure are disclosed.
Metamerism-based security patterns
An article bears an HVS-perceivable security pattern based on metamerism. The metamerism causes the security pattern to be perceived differently when viewed...
Activation and deactivation mechanisms for media binders
In order to provide more secure binding of physical media, activation and deactivation mechanisms for media binders are presented. As such, internal spine clamp...
Data storage means
Apparatus in accordance with at least one embodiment of the present invention includes a data storage cartridge and/or a receiver configured to receive the...
System and method for intercepting, instrumenting and characterizing usage
of an application programming interface
A system and method for generically intercepting any type of application programming interface (API) events. The API event interception system includes an...
Analyzing and application or service latency
A method for analyzing a latency of a transaction performance is provided. The method includes receiving first transaction latency data which includes a...
Applying data thinning processing to a data set for visualization
To visualize data, an input data set having a plurality of data items is received, and data thinning processing is applied to identify data items of the input...
Automated test system
A system comprising a plurality of components and an automation module coupled to the plurality of components. The automation module is adapted to automatically...
Method and system for distributing power to networked devices
One embodiment disclosed relates to a system for power distribution to network devices. The system includes a plurality of network switches each having an...
Management of service components installed in an electronic device in a
mobile services network
Disclosed herein is an electronic device having a non-volatile memory including a plurality of memory sections. Each of the plurality of memory sections may be...
Personalized messaging determined from detected content
Personalized messages can be generated according to contents detected in communications between parties to a commercial transaction. The information streams...
Systems and methods of partnering content creators with content partners
Systems and methods of partnering content creators with content partners online are disclosed. In an exemplary implementation a method may include receiving...
Building market models for plural market participants
A trend of attributes associated with plural market participants is determined. A representation of the trend is computed, and market models for the market...
Electronic device with wireless card to communicate with a plurality of
network service providers
A wireless network communications system comprises an electronic device having a generic wireless card disposed therein, the electronic device configured to...
Coordination of transmissions in wireless communications devices
Techniques involving network access are disclosed. For instance, an apparatus may include first and second transceivers, a first control module, and a second...
Location based reminders
Location based reminders are described. A mobile computing device may comprise a location based reminder application to set a target location for a reminder...
Electrophotography device with electric field applicator
Embodiments of an electrophotography device are disclosed.
Method and apparatus for graphical data compression
A system comprising a first computer and a second computer remotely located from the first computer and in communication with the first computer via a network....
Method for detecting topology of computer systems
One embodiment is a method that transmits a packet having a bit field with a Time-to-live (TTL) value from a requesting node to a plurality of receiving nodes....
Technique for managing wireless networks
Network connectivity may be managed on a computing device. An identifier of each wireless access point or network that is available at a given location is...
Network congestion control
A network controls congestion by monitoring how well packets are actually being received at their respective dataflow destinations. The destination nodes are...