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Methods and apparatus for tracking a data file corresponding to printed material scanned into a digital transmitter are provided. A database is searched for a...
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device comprises a layer of liquid crystal material (3) between spaced-apart cell walls (1,2), and electrodes (5) provided on at least...
Continuous use display system
One embodiment of a display system includes a first light source that projects a first projected video light to define a first viewable video image, a second...
Apparatus and method for producing and storing multiple video streams
A digital imaging device produces and stores multiple video streams from a single imaging sensor array. The stored video streams may be post-processed using...
Control circuit for overcoming stiction
A circuit and method for controlling a micro-electromechanical system is herein disclosed. In one embodiment of a micro-electromechanical system having top and...
Prioritizing power-consuming applications of an electronic device powered
by a battery
A power management system is configured to selectively control use of power-consuming applications that are executable by the processor based at least on a...
Mixed-scale electronic interface
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to mixed-scale electronic interfaces, included in integrated circuits and other electronic devices, that...
3D interconnect with protruding contacts
This invention relates to a semiconductor having protruding contacts comprising, a first semiconductor substrate having at least one interconnect located...
Free-standing nanowire method for detecting an analyte in a fluid
A sensor device and method for detecting the presence of an analyte in a fluid solution are disclosed. The sensor device system can comprise a substrate and an...
Self-aligning nanowires and methods thereof
A self-aligning nanowire includes a nanowire portion and an aligning member attached to the nanowire portion. The aligning member interacts with another aligning...
Coated media for improved output tray stacking performance
The present invention is drawn to compositions and coated substrates wherein a hydrophobic backside coating layer can be implemented for use that mitigates ink...
Features in substrates and methods of forming
The described embodiments relate to features in substrates and methods of forming same. One exemplary embodiment can be a microdevice that includes a substrate...
Ink-jet ink sets
Ink-jet sets, printer systems, methods of printing, and printing materials are disclosed.
Closed-loop system and a method for separating materials of differing
A closed loop system for separating materials of differing melting points includes an ultrasonic bath including a solution configured to supply thermal energy...
Inkjet print cartridge
A method of making an inkjet print cartridge comprises forming a cartridge body (30) and applying directly to the surface of the body first and second sets of...
Regulating energy based on delivered energy
In one embodiment, a method for regulating energy delivered to a load includes: determining a quantity of energy that has been delivered to the load during a...
Cooling systems and methods
An exemplary cooling method may comprise thermally coupling a network of cooling lines to each of a plurality of heat exchangers in a cooling system. The method...
Imprint lithography apparatus and methods
An imprint lithography apparatus including a service station.
Computer workstation interior
Grouping of information items on a page
A method for computing apparatus to create a page with a plurality of information items laid out upon it is described. A plurality of information items and a...
DDS logical data grouping
A block of user data is formatted by arranging the user data block into a byte array having plural rows and plural columns of bytes. An error correction code is...
Method and system for recovering from operating system crash or failure
A method of recovering from an operating system crash or failure in a first memory. Upon detecting the crash or failure, a second memory provided as auxiliary...
Data collection management system and method
A data collection management system comprises collection logic configured to store incoming data in a memory at a collection rate, and memory management logic...
Method and apparatus for writing data to a disk array
A method for writing data to a RAID 5 configuration of hard disks writes two or more items of data to a data stripe together. The method includes the determining...
Method, apparatus and software for processing input or output requests for
a mirrored storage volume
A method, apparatus and software is disclosed for processing input/output (I/O) requests for a mirrored storage volume in recovery mode in which the processing...
Method and system for a modular transmission control protocol (TCP)
rare-handoff design in a streams based...
A method and system for handing-off TCP states in a communication network. Specifically, the present invention allows for handing-off TCP states between nodes in...
Collecting information at a remote site
Embodiments of the invention relate to techniques for collecting information. In an embodiment, a support engineer for a vendor, when desiring information to be...
Systems and processes for evaluating webpages
Systems and methods may manage webpages in a set of webpages. The set of webpages may include webpages in an intranet and/or an extranet of an enterprise....
Estimating the static execution time of a database query
In a method for estimating a static execution time of a database query, a prediction of query runtime tree is built from historical query information. A database...
System and method for committing to a set
The disclosed embodiments relate to a system and method of committing to a data set, comprising forming a directed acyclic graph adapted to encode the data set,...
Method and system for controlling feedback for an online auction
A method and system for selecting feedback rules for an online auction. An exemplary method may comprise controlling feedback by customizing feedback rules for...
Computing estimated performance of a software application in a target
User input regarding a target system on which a software application is to be deployed is received. A benchmark system from plural candidate benchmark systems is...
Method for visual-based recognition of an object
A method for visual-based recognition of objects is described. Depth data for at least a pixel of an image of the object is received, the depth data comprising...
Encoding devices for scalable data streaming
A device and method thereof for encoding data. The device can include a segmenter adapted to receive the data and segment at least a portion of the data into...
According to an embodiment of the present invention, there is provided a system for establishing a connection between a first and a second communication device....
Adjusting a transmission rate
In one embodiment, data is received from a plurality of token devices and the rate of transmission is adjusted to match a lowest reception rate of the plurality...
System and method for adaptive digital ramp current control
An adaptive digital ramp current control system comprises a digital current ramp controller configured to digitally ramp a current level supplied to at least one...
System and method for testing information-embedded region printing
A method for testing a printing system for printing information-embedded regions includes transmitting a test sheet data file to a print service provider. The...
Hydraulic-facilitated contact lithography apparatus, system and method
A contact lithography apparatus, system and method use a hydraulic deformation to facilitate pattern transfer. The apparatus, system and method include a spacer...
Optimizing characterization values of image capture apparatus components
In a method for identifying substantially optimized characterization values of one or more components in an image capture apparatus a set of characterization...
Perceptually-derived red-eye correction
Red-eye correction on a region of a digital image includes adjusting luminance of the region by generating a statistical measure of the luminance in the region,...
Reflector for transmission of a desired band of wavelengths of
A cool light source includes a reflector having a band-reject reflective coating and an underlying absorptive coating. The cool light source also includes a...
Polymeric additives to improve print quality and permanence attributes in
Two-part fixatives are provided in conjunction with overcoating at least one ink-jet ink printed on a print medium and comprise (1) at least one first reactive...
Fabrication of nano-object array
This disclosure relates to a system and method for creating nano-object arrays. A nano-object array can be created by exposing troughs in a corrugated surface to...
Methods of forming single-crystal metal-silicide nanowires and resulting
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to methods of forming single-crystal metal-silicide nanowires and resulting nanowire structures. In one...
Core-shell solid freeform fabrication
A method for creating a three-dimensional solid freeform fabrication object includes spreading a reactive powder on a substrate, selectively dispensing a core...
Dye-based ink formulations
Dye-based ink formulations and methods of making dye-based ink formulations are disclosed.
Microfluidic device and a fluid ejection device incorporating the same
A microfluidic device includes first and second glass substrates bonded together. The first glass substrate has first and second opposed surfaces. A die pocket...
A printing system includes a printhead; a print drum for transporting print media in the printing system including to the printhead; and a spittoon disposed on...