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Telepresence system with simultaneous automatic preservation of user
height, perspective, and vertical gaze
A method for mutually-immersive telepresencing is provided with a view of a surrogate's location. An image of the surrogate's location is displayed at a user's...
Display support system and method
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a display support system and method. In one embodiment, the display support system and method comprises a...
Random negative index material structures in a three-dimensional volume
Materials and methods for fabricating and using negative index materials are disclosed. A negative index material comprises a three-dimensional volume including...
Method and apparatus for the creation of randomized custom image effects
An image capture device includes a processor configured to generate pseudo-random numbers. Optionally, these pseudo-random numbers may use a portion of an image...
Input distribution determination for denoising
A denoising process or system uses convex optimization to determine characteristics of a clean signal. In one embodiment, a noisy signal that represents a set of...
Multiple sources of operating power to a load
A system comprises a first power supply, a second power supply, and a load coupled to the first and second power supplies via separate power connectors. The load...
Sensor and method for making the same
A sensor includes at least two electrodes, and at least one nanowire extending substantially laterally between the electrodes. The at least one nanowire has at...
Fabricating arrays of metallic nanostructures
A patterned array of metallic nanostructures and fabrication thereof is described. A plurality of nanowires is grown on a substrate, the plurality of nanowires...
System and method for transferring features to a substrate
A method comprising generating a clear layer on a first surface using a transparent liquid toner, generating a color layer using a pigmented liquid toner over...
Dissimilar pigments for use in dark and light inkjet inks
An ink set providing reduced differential lightfade and graininess. The ink set comprises at least one dark inkjet ink and at least one light inkjet ink. The...
Combined power and control signal cable
A power/control cable for transmitting control signals and power is described. The power/control cable comprises a first connector comprising a first control...
A peristaltic pump includes a plurality of occlusion surfaces and a plurality of rotors. The plurality of occlusion surfaces include a first occlusion surface...
A nano-anemometer is formed by growing a nanowire to span an open area between a pair of electrodes. The nanowire is coupled to a sensing apparatus to form a...
Computer tower bezel
Communication and collaboration system using rich media environments
A system that enables communication and collaboration among individuals using rich media environments. A system according to the present techniques includes a...
Graphical user interface for procurement risk management system
Systems and methods for managing procurement risk are described. In accordance with a procurement risk management method, a resource sourcing mix is computed...
In-circuit testing system and method
An in-circuit testing system comprises an integrated circuit having a tri-state control pin used for inducing a tri-state mode in the integrated circuit during a...
Method and system of copying memory from a source processor to a target
processor by duplicating memory writes
A method and system of copying memory from a source processor to a target processor by duplicating memory writes. At least some of the exemplary embodiments may...
Hot swappable power supply device and method of operation
In one embodiment, a hot swappable power supply device comprises power supply circuitry for receiving input power at a first voltage and for providing output...
Method and apparatus for managing encrypted data on a computer readable
A method and apparatus for managing encrypted data on a computer readable medium wherein an encryption key is determined for a received quantum of data. The...
Systems and methods of maintaining availability of requested network
The availability of requested network resources in a network of servers, each having associated network-servable resources of a specific kind is maintained....
Method and system for processing concurrent events in a provisional
A method and system for processing concurrent events in a provisional network that comprises a plurality of dynamically allocatable nodes. Specifically, the...
System and method for guiding navigation through a hypertext system
A method, system, and computer program product for aiding a user in navigating documents containing hyperlinks is provided. In one embodiment, the system...
System and method for providing location profile data for network nodes
A system for providing relational data for a hierarchically-organized plurality of nodes is provided, such as for providing physical location data of a node in...
System and method for forecasting uncertain events with adjustments for
The present invention is a novel methodology for predicting future outcomes that uses small numbers of individuals participating in an imperfect information...
Virtual mass storage device for server management information
A method to communicate provide server management information that emulates a floppy disk drive (FDD) with a management processor. This management processor...
System and method for testing a processor
A processor comprises a chip, a temperature sensing device, a processor core, and a controller. The temperature sensing device, the processor core, and the...
Method and apparatus for an automatic network boot procedure for a
resource in a utility computing environment
Embodiments of the invention provide a method and an apparatus for an automatic network boot procedure for a resource in a utility computing environment. In one...
System and method for communicating graphics image data over a
A graphics adapter comprises a frame buffer operable to store graphics image data. The graphics adapter also comprises a network interface operable to receive at...
Graphics systems and methods
Embodiments of graphics systems and methods are disclosed. In one method embodiment, a graphics method comprises receiving information about a line primitive and...
Computing device antenna identification system and method
A portable computing device antenna identification system comprises an antenna configured to be disposed in the portable computing device, the antenna having a...
Apparatus for configuring I/O signal levels of interfacing logic circuits
Apparatus for configuring input/output signal levels of interfacing logic circuits operating at different voltage levels comprises: a logic circuit for operating...
Print head with reduced bonding stress and method
An ink jet print head includes a silicon ink jet chip, a print head holder, configured to carry and support the silicon chip, and a glass plate, bonded between...
An air plenum includes a main body that is sized to enclose at least a portion of a device. The main body extends a distance beyond a port provided on the device...
System and method for assuring proper pen loading
An inkjet pen includes an internal ink supply; and at least one datum feature configured to engage and slide over a guide track in a pen carriage during...
System and method for detecting pen-to-paper spacing in a printing system
A system for detecting pen-to-paper spacing (PPS) in a printing system having a pen attached to a moveable print head positioned near a print media position,...
Program thread synchronization
The present invention is a method of and system for program thread synchronization. In accordance with an embodiment of the invention, a method of synchronizing...
Device adapted to send information in accordance with a communication
A multiple use core logic chip set is provided in a computer system that may be configured either as a bridge between an accelerated graphics port ("AGP") bus...
Method and apparatus for managing device reservation
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for managing device reservation. In one embodiment, upon receiving a device command from a first host, a device targeted by...
Dynamic performance management for virtual servers
One embodiment in accordance with the invention is a method for enabling dynamic performance management for virtual servers. The method can include automatically...
Method and system for constructing prediction interval based on historical
A method and system is used to construct a forecast error confidence interval. The predication interval provides a range of error for a current forecast value to...
Word recognition using ontologies
Systems, and associated apparatus, methods, or computer program products, may use ontologies to provide improved word recognition. The ontologies may be applied...
Method and apparatus for automatically evaluating and allocating resources
in a cell based system
Embodiments of the invention provide a method and apparatus for automatically evaluating and allocating resources in a cell based system. In one method...
Method and system for grouping clients of a storage area network according
to priorities for bandwidth allocation
A method for managing bandwidth allocation in a storage area network includes preparing a policy that defines access parameters for two or more groups of client...
Computer method and apparatus for periodic scheduling with
A method and apparatus of scheduling jobs each having respective (i) length of execution time and (ii) requested frequency of occurrence includes for each given...
Failover of multicast traffic flows using NIC teaming
A method of operating a network computer system provides redundant Internet Protocol (IP) Multicast traffic flow on a group of physical ports and comprises...
System and method of adding messages to a scanned image
A method of annotating a document on a scanner while generating an electronic representation of that document preferably includes: receiving an electronic...
Reducing acoustical noise in differently aiming sub-frames of image data
A modulator is controlled in accordance with each sub-frame of a frame of image data. An aiming mechanism is physically adjusted to differently aim each...
Electron emitter device for data storage applications and method of
A field emission device, which among other things may be used within an ultra-high density storage system, is disclosed. The emitter device includes an emitter...