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Charge adjuvants in electrostatic inks
Ink toners, electroink compositions, methods of making ink toners, methods of making electroink compositions, and the like, are described.
Liquid toner methods of producing same
A liquid toner comprising a hydrocarbon carrier liquid; toner particles; wax particles; and a charge director. Methods of producing embodiments of the toner and...
Method of forming an interface between components having different rates
A method of forming an interface between components having different rates of volumetric expansion includes forming an interface surface of the interface with...
In one embodiment a cartridge holder includes: a body having a plurality of bays therein for holding a cartridge and each bay having an electrical connector...
Packaging assembly for containing and displaying a product
A packaging assembly for containing and displaying a product includes a unitary material adapted for configuration into a tray. The tray includes a tray bottom,...
Computer system front panel
Access control in a web application using event filtering
A web application is described that is capable of assuming a plurality of states and being arranged to process a received event from among a predeterminable set...
Method of managing nodes in computer cluster
A method is described of managing nodes in a computer cluster comprising: each node repeatedly broadcasting a cluster summary message; a cluster coordinator node...
Operating system recovery across a network
A system comprises a first network device and a second network device coupled via a network to the first network device. The first network device initiates a...
Bandwidth sizing in replicated storage systems
Embodiments include methods, apparatus, and systems for determining bandwidth in storage systems. One embodiment includes a method receiving a recovery point...
An authorization method includes establishing a password for a user, wherein the password includes password characters in a defined order. The method further...
Resetting a system in response to changes of component settings
A system includes plural hardware components having settings that can be changed. In response to changing settings of the plural hardware components, a reset of...
Data storage using disk drives in accordance with a schedule of operations
Techniques for data storage using disk drives. To conserve power and reduce heat generation so that higher packaging density is possible, only some of the disk...
Universal remote control device for controlling entertainment-related
In an embodiment of the invention, an apparatus for a universal remote control system for controlling entertainment-related functions, includes: a remote control...
Network-attached storage device configuration
A system comprises a computer configured using a configuration setting and a network-attached storage (NAS) device coupled to the computer via a network. The NAS...
Method and system for consolidating network topology in duplicate IP
A method and system are described for managing a computer network. In accordance with exemplary embodiments of the present invention, a collection computer is...
Automatic configuration system and method
One aspect of the invention is an automatic configuration method. The method comprises monitoring a network for data sent by a server in response to a...
Media-driven browsing methods, systems, and machine-readable instructions are described. In one aspect, a context search is performed based on information...
Deploying a document classification system
A system and method for deploying a document classification system include deploying a document classification system with a first classification engine...
A display configuration associated with displaying information from at least one source is determined using a cost metric. The cost metric is associated with a...
Simulation at two different levels of complexity
A technique for consistently simulating at two different complexities of simulation is described. This technique is particularly relevant to simulation of a...
Physical object with memory tag and apparatus for use with such objects
A physical object includes a base medium, such as a paper sheet, and a memory tag embedded in it or attached to it. The memory tag stores at least one...
Embodiments of determining power to be supplied to the load using an expected voltage decrease that would result from supplying power to the load are disclosed.
Method and apparatus for improving the accuracy of atrial fibrillation
detection in lossy data systems
An apparatus and a method for detecting cardiac atrial fibrillation events in an EKG signal. The method comprises the steps of detecting a portion of an EKG...
Method and system for offset estimation and alignment
A method for determining an offset vector. The method includes obtaining an image of a first feature. An image of a second feature is also obtained. Also, a...
Striping data over transmission channels
Data is striped over transmission channels having limited bandwidths and variable delays. Data to be striped over the channels is accessed. An expiration time of...
Method and mechanism for identifying an unmanaged switch in a network
An exemplary method for managing a network includes accessing information associated with a managed switch in the network, querying an external data source, and...
Storage device with pulsed motor torque
A system and method for overcoming adhesion between media and a surface of a storage device in contact with the media. A storage device comprises a media...
Light modulator with tunable optical state
An electronic light modulator device for at least partially displaying a pixel of an image, the device comprising first and second reflectors defining an optical...
Facilitating surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy
An apparatus and related methods for facilitating surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) are described along with methods for fabricating the apparatus. For...
One embodiment of a display system includes a control module that controls a position of an adjustable neutral density filter based on a calculated filter...
Virtual shadow for physical object placed on surface
The placement of a physical object at a location on a surface is detected. A virtual shadow for the physical object is displayed at the location on the surface.
In various embodiments, a display device can include a number of pixel cells and a number of receptor cells. Each receptor cell can be coupled to a group of...
Embodiments of a resistor are disclosed.
Defining electrode regions of electroluminescent panel
An electroluminescent panel includes a partial electroluminescent panel base, a layer of electrically isolated conductive areas next to the partial...
Semiconductor package with getter formed over an irregular structure
A semiconductor package includes a substrate having a first surface portion in a cavity. The first surface portion includes an artificially formed grass...
Method of making a semiconductor device having a multicomponent oxide
One exemplary embodiment includes a semiconductor device. The semiconductor device can include a channel including one or more of a metal oxide including...
Microfluidic mixing assembly
A microfluidic mixing assembly includes at least first and second liquid sources, a microfluidic manifold, a first capillary valve between the first liquid...
Fuel storage devices and apparatus including the same
A fuel storage device in accordance with a present invention includes a fuel containing substance and a heater in thermal communication with the fuel containing...
Light source shining through a template on to a base
A system in at least some embodiments comprises a housing containing a processor and a base coupled and supporting the housing. The housing comprises a slot...
Drum-mounted roller spittoon system and method
Various embodiments of a system and method for spitting are disclosed.
Various embodiments of a storage system are disclosed.
Imaging head elevator
Various embodiments of an apparatus and method for lifting an imaging head are disclosed.
Gripper control system using a servo driven CAM and a method for use
A gripper system for controlling the loading and unloading of sheets on a cylindrical sheet guide. The gripper system comprises one or more grippers, which are...
Various embodiments of a duplexer are disclosed in which a guide directs a sheet to a first transport which continues to move the sheet in a first direction or...
Authenticating a package using noise level
In a method of authenticating a package, an origin noise level of the package is determined based upon one or more identifying characteristics, where the origin...
Refrigeration system with serial evaporators
A refrigeration system for controlling airflow around an air-cooled heat generating device includes a variable speed compressor. The refrigeration system also...
System and method for migrating virtual machines on cluster systems
In one embodiment, a method comprises executing a plurality of virtual machines on a plurality of nodes of a cluster computing system, wherein at least one...
Field-replaceable unit revision compatibility
In a computer system including a first field-programmable unit including first field-programmable unit (FPU) code, computer-implemented techniques are disclosed...
Dynamic linking of modules in a pre-operating system environment
A dynamic linking loader is provided for a pre-operating-system environment. Such a loader can provide a simple, flexible, and cost effective way for loading...