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Ball grid array connection monitoring system and method
A system for monitoring the connection on an integrated circuit ball grid array (BGA) comprises a connection indicator circuit coupled to at least one monitor...
Perceptible flickering reduction
A system includes a load, one or more switches, and a controller. The switches are to switch power received from a power source to power the load. The controller...
Method and apparatus for fueling fuel cells
A fuel cell is operatively connected to, and powers an electronic device. The fuel cell includes at least one electrode and an electrolyte in electrochemical...
Fixer fluid and inkjet ink sets including the same
A fixer fluid for an inkjet ink set includes an aqueous vehicle, and a tri-alkyl-substituted amine-N-oxide. The fixer fluid also includes an acid, a cationic...
Interfacing between a computer and audio/video equipment
Embodiments for interfacing between a computer and audio/video equipment are provided. One embodiment comprises a cable that includes a docking cable having a...
Calibration of multi-die printer
A multiple die printer may be calibrated by a method which includes receiving, for each die, optical density related measurements from a set of calibration...
Monitoring fluid short conditions for fluid-ejection devices
A fluid short management assembly for a plurality of fluid-ejection devices of one embodiment of the invention is disclosed that includes one or more monitoring...
Display with symbology
In embodiments, data corresponding to an object is determined from symbology.
Piezo resistive pressure sensor
Various embodiments and methods relating to a pressure sensor having a flexure supported piezo resistive sensing element are disclosed.
Automated binding for object oriented programming user interface
A method, system, and computer program product for automated binding of an application user interface to the data that it manipulates in an object oriented...
Parallel parity checking for content addressable memory and ternary
content addressable memory
Methods and arrangements for parallel parity checking for content addressable memory and ternary content addressable memory during compare cycles are disclosed....
Relative latency dynamics for identity authentication
A method for authenticating user access by a user to an electronic device. The method includes measuring a first plurality of relative latency values as...
Installation of network services in an embedded network server
Various systems and methods are provided for maintaining an embedded network server. In one embodiment, one method includes the steps of providing a dynamic...
Seedable pseudo-random number generator
A seedable pseudo-random number generator. A linear feedback shift register (LFSR) arrangement is used to generate a first pseudo-random number, and a cellular...
Network usage analysis system and method for detecting network congestion
A system and method is provided herein for detecting congested locations within a network. The method includes receiving a stream of UDRs from one or more...
Method for sorting a data structure
A method is provided for performing a weak sort on a data structure comprising a plurality of list elements, the elements being associated with data values. The...
Software pay-per-use pricing
A pay-per-use (PPU) software system uses reads metrics data from one or more PPU products and transmits the metrics data to a remote location for processing. The...
Data assurance workflow derivation and execution
A method for providing data assurance includes receiving selected input data to perform data assurance thereon, and receiving selected parameters for the data...
Methods of monitoring a marking liquid, apparatuses for monitoring a
marking liquid, and image transfer devices
A method and apparatus for monitoring marking liquid including a carrier liquid having solid particles therein. A transmitter emits an ultrasonic signal into the...
Integrated circuit device having optically coupled layers
In an integrated circuit device comprising a vertical arrangement of integrated circuit layers, coupling of an optical signal between a first integrated circuit...
System and method for estimating image noise
A method for estimating image noise. Image data for at least one column of pixels and at least one row of pixels of the image is sampled. At least one filter is...
Method for deblocking and transcoding a media stream
A method for deblocking and transcoding a media stream. A coefficient associated with a block of pixels of the media stream is received. A deblocking operation...
Method and system for watermarking
Embedding a watermark includes identifying watermark locations in the data stream, partitioning the identified watermark locations into watermark location blocks...
Method and apparatus for computing, storing, and multiplexing modified
bytes in a packet router
A method for generating a modified packet for output from a router. First, a received packet is stored in one memory location. Modified bytes corresponding to...
Locating original port information
A network, network devices, and methods are described for locating original port information. A network device includes a network chip having a number of network...
Method and apparatus for negotiating link speed and configuration
In an embodiment of the invention, a method for negotiating link speed and configuration, includes: performing a modulation of a data D with contents of a...
Media communication converting burst losses to isolated losses
Systems and methods for transmitting media packets are described. The methods include receiving media packets in one order and transmitting them in a different...
Method and apparatus for reducing soft errors
A method and apparatus for reducing soft errors in which the method includes: assigning a plurality of nodes within a storage circuit to a predetermined state;...
A projection screen (10) includes a plurality of asperities (14) extending from a substrate, the asperities having faces oriented in a plurality of directions. A...
Micro-electro mechanical light modulator device
A micro-electro mechanical light modulator device includes a movable reflective plate, a fixed partial reflective plate, an optical gap defined between the...
Radiation modulation by reflection from controlled composite material
Modulation of electromagnetic radiation is described in which an incident radiation beam is directed toward a surface of a composite material and at least...
Proofing method and apparatus that selects the kind of media type and
transformation of the input color gamut...
A method of and apparatus for producing a validated print-out. The method includes creating a modified virtual image which includes the data from the original...
Focal point shifter for scanning applications
A method, system, and apparatus for the shifting of a scanning device's focal point is described herein. The method, system, and apparatus comprise a focal point...
Imaging system and method to enable scanning a variety of types of media
An imaging system comprises a base unit having a platen. The imaging system also comprises a lid coupled to the base unit and adapted to be disposed over the...
Document profile for generation of production ready documents in a
commercial printing environment
A method, program product and system for generating a production ready document in a commercial printing environment including a designer location and a print...
Managing a design-to-ship high performance workflow for a commercial
A design-to-pack high performance workflow for use in a commercial printing environment and method of managing the same. The present invention provides a method,...
Nanowire heterostructures and methods of forming the same
A NERS-active structure is disclosed that includes at least one heterostructure nanowire. The at least one heterostructure nanowire may include alternating...
Compositions and methods for producing latexes containing urethanes
A latex particle for use in ink-jet inks can comprise a latex polymer core and a latex polymer shell such that the latex polymer shell has a T.sub.g that is at...
Ink-jet printhead fabrication
A silicon wafer substrate is used in ink-jet printhead fabrication. The fabrication process is improved by simultaneously forming MOSFET source/drain contact...
Various embodiments of a method, coating and system for conductive patterning are disclosed.
Method, system, and apparatus for protective coating a flexible circuit
A process for applying a protective coating to a flex circuit comprises providing a flex circuit having conductive traces on one surface and applying a...
Consumable inks with improved image performance
The present invention is directed to ink compositions and printed substrates produced using the ink, inkjet dispensers including the ink, printing systems for...
Media stack control
A method is disclosed for raising a base having media thereon. In an example embodiment, the method includes first raising a base having media thereon, ceasing...
Printing fluid control in printing device
A fluid pathway is configured to selectively fluidically couple a printing fluid supply container to a printhead. The pathway includes a fail safe valve that...
Altering firing order
Embodiments of altering nozzle firing order are disclosed.
Method of determining stress
A micromachined strain gauge comprising a plastically deformable piezoresistive microstructure formed on a surface of a substrate so that deformation of the...
Air re-circulation effect reduction system
A system for reducing effects of adverse air re-circulation in a room containing at least one heat generating component includes an air conditioning unit...
Desktop computer enclosure
System and method for remote security enablement
A system for remote security enablement comprises a trusted platform module (TPM) disposed on a user client and an administration client adapted to access, via a...
Speedy boot for computer systems
Implementations of speedy boot for computer systems are disclosed. In an exemplary embodiment, a method of speedy boot for a computer system may include invoking...