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Electronic device with diffused backlit display
An electronic device comprises a housing having a panel with an opening extending therethrough, a light source disposed within the electronic device and...
Labyrinth seal structure
Techniques are disclosed for improving pressure sensor shock robustness in fluid containment devices by providing a mechanical filter configured to prevent...
Media print system
A media print system includes a first print unit, a second print unit, at least one actuator configured to move the first unit and the second unit relative to...
Dissolving complexes of anionic dye/cationic polymeric fixer
The invention relates to dissolving an anionic dye/cationic polymer complex including the step of applying to the complex a water-soluble solvent having a...
Systems and methods are disclosed for carriage positioning.
Method and apparatus for achieving a tailored content response based upon
a product identifier combined with a...
A method and an apparatus for achieving a tailored content response based upon a product identifier coupled with a user identifier and a device identifier are...
Role-based access control
A computer-implemented method for authorizing a user request from a user to perform an action with respect to one of at least one of the plurality of nodes and...
Terminating a non-clustered workload in response to a failure of a system
with a clustered workload
The present invention provides for check-pointing an non-clustered workload to make room for a clustered workload that was running on a computer system that has...
Power distribution system having redundant mixed sources and method
A power distribution system provides power source redundancy. The system includes a bank of loads and first and second groups of power sources. An interconnect...
Method and system for controlling the on-line supply of digital products
or the access to on-line services
The invention is concerned with enabling substantially anonymous purchases of media products or other products (or access to an on-line service) to be made...
Controlling transfer of access to data
A method for controlling transfer of data is provided. The method includes accessing data at a first device and accessing a time attribute associated with the...
Network system and method for automatically transferring data in a
plurality of input and output formats to a...
A network device configured to be coupled to a network includes a plurality of input/output ports configured to be coupled to a plurality of input sources and...
Enabling a participant of a communication session to initiate a
communication according to another...
A method is provided to enable a participant of a communication event established using a first communication service to initiate a communication with at least...
Scheduling for a dual sided printing by a dual engine printer
A dual engine color printer has two print engines, one for printing each side of the sheet. Each engine comprises a single multi-color set of printing drums--a...
Image capture method, device and system
A captured image of a scene is modified by detecting an inhibit signal emanating from an inhibitor device carried by an object within the scene. In response to...
QAM receiver and method for constellations having at least sixteen symbols
A QAM receiver for constellations having at least 16 symbols converts its received QAM signal into outputs including indications of the received symbols. A...
Apparatus and method of establishing optical communication channels
between a steerable array of laser emitters...
An array of light beam emitter sections comprises: a substrate having a surface divided into an array of sections; and a grouping of light emitters disposed at...
Signaling gateway aggregation
An arrangement for coupling a SCP (Signaling Control Point) and Signaling Transfer Point (STP) nodes of a SS7 network is disclosed. The arrangement includes an...
Nanoscale shift register and signal demultiplexing using
microscale/nanoscale shift registers
Methods for inputting a data-value pattern into a nanowire crossbar, for inputting a data-value pattern into a nanowire crossbar that support computer...
Component for impedance matching
A component for insertion into a hole in a multiple-layer substrate enables impedance matching of the substrate. The component comprises a conductive ground core...
Information technology (IT) equipment position locating system using
An apparatus adapted for locating position of an electronic system or device in an information technology (IT) center comprises a connector strip adapted for...
Duplex detection imaging system and method
A duplex detection imaging system comprises a scanning device having a photosensitive element disposed therein for receiving light reflected from a front surface...
Obtaining a digital image of a physical object
Selecting a digital image. A method embodiment includes obtaining a first digital image of the first side of a physical object and obtaining a second digital...
Selecting a function of components based on orientation
In at least some embodiments, a method comprises determining an orientation of a device, said device having at least one component with a selectable function....
Monitoring of packages
An aspect of the present invention is a method of monitoring a package. The method includes mounting a transponder on the package, the transponder having at...
Device for forming magnetic well for nanoparticles
A device includes a plurality of structures, each structure including at least one ferromagnetic layer having fringe fields. Fringe fields of the structures...
Fusible inkjet media including solid plasticizer particles and methods of
forming and using the fusible inkjet...
A fusible print medium for use in inkjet printing. The fusible print medium includes a substrate and a fusible layer, the fusible layer comprising at least one...
Microtray for handling biosubstances
A microtray for handling biosubstances comprises a fluid holding structure and a fluid ejection structure. The fluid holding structure includes an array of wells...
Embodiments of a tamper-evident connector are disclosed which may optionally be used in a trusted computing environment. In an exemplary embodiment, a...
Fusible inkjet recording materials containing hollow beads, system using
the recording materials, and methods...
Briefly described, embodiments of this disclosure include fusible print media, methods of making fusible print media, and systems for preparing a fused ink-jet...
In one embodiment, an ink pen includes an ink chamber, a passage and a printhead operatively connected to the ink chamber through the passage such that ink...
Fluid ejection device
A fluid ejection device includes a substrate having a plurality of fluid channels, a flexible membrane supported by the substrate and including a plurality of...
Fluid ejection device and manufacturing method
An ink cartridge for an ink jet printer includes a substratum and a cover attached to the substratum and having an aperture provided therein. A printhead is...
Example embodiments of a diaphragm are shown and described.
Media stack stop
Various apparatus and methods relating to a media stack stop are disclosed.
Secure data provision method and apparatus and data recovery method and
To control access to target data whilst relieving the data provider of policing obligations, the data provider provides the target data in encrypted form to a...
Method and apparatus for use in relation to verifying an association
between two parties
A first party has a first and a second cryptographic key. A second party has a third and a fourth cryptographic key, the fourth cryptographic key being derived...
Head of queue cache for communication interfaces
A technique includes identifying an address of a head end of a queue and monitoring a coherent interconnect to identify a data transfer that is communicated by a...
Serial bus system
A serial bus system for data communication between devices according to a master-slave protocol has a data bus connecting master and slave devices and a shared...
Communication among partitioned devices
A computing device having partitions, and a method of communicating between partitions, are disclosed wherein each partition comprises at least one address area...
Portable database system
An improved method of storing databases in a portable computer is provided to reduce and optimize storage space required while ensuring accessibility to...
An apparatus in a first device of an association of devices includes a processor configured to: communicate with a storage device storing segments of a...
Virtualization of a parition based on addresses of an I/O adapter within
an external emulation unit
Systems, methodologies, media, and other embodiments associated with external virtualization are described. One exemplary system embodiment includes an emulation...
Tracking usage of a functional unit
An image forming system for receiving an identification signal from a first identification tag, identifying a user associated with the first identification...
Method, apparatus and system for data block rearrangement for LZ data
A technique for rearranging an input data stream for LZ data compression system to achieve a higher data compression. In one example embodiment, this is achieved...
Multiple layer alignment sensing
Using an imaging system in relation to a plurality of material layers is described, the material layers being separated by a distance greater than a depth of...
Method and system of network communication receive load balancing
A method and system of network communication receive load balancing. At least some of the illustrative embodiments are methods comprising determining...
Apparatus for inexpensive mezzanine-type card board-to-board connector
blind mate alignment system using...
An alignment system for a mezzanine-type printed circuit board is provided. The alignment system includes tab portions formed from the insulating material of the...
Independent thresholds for power supply control circuitry
A system may comprise a control system that controls a state of a switch network, the control system having first and second thresholds that determine the state...
Polyurethane with fluoro-diols suitable for ink-jet printing
The present invention is drawn toward ink-jet inks, coating compositions, methods of printing durable images, and fluoro-diol-modified polyurethanes. The ink-jet...