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Obscuring internet tendencies
Disclosed herein are techniques for obscuring Internet tendencies. It is determined whether a user tends to access a category of information over the Internet...
Systems and methods of accelerating delivery of remote content
Systems and methods of accelerating delivery of remote content are disclosed. An example method includes monitoring usage of a client for content at a remote...
Redundant, fault-tolerant management fabric for multipartition servers
Redundant, fault-tolerant management fabric for multipartition servers are disclosed. In an exemplary embodiment, a method comprises connecting a plurality of...
Transfer of ink layers
An image forming apparatus includes a photoconductive member to move in a rotational direction, a charging unit to charge the photoconductive member, a...
Diffuse cholesteric reflector
A diffuse reflector (100) uses a host layer (120) containing particles (122). The host layer (120) contains a cholesteric material that reflects a first...
Aryltricarboxyl-attached pigment-based inks with improved slewing decap
Compositions, systems, and methods for ink-jet printing having improved slewing decap time can comprise a pigment having an aryltricarboxyl group covalently...
An apparatus and method for use in generating calibration parameters for an inkjet nozzle are disclosed. The method comprises obtaining data defining how...
Platen with diagonal substrate support surfaces
In one example, a platen for supporting a print substrate includes multiple support surfaces that together define the full extent of a substrate support area of...
Compensating for changes in printhead-to-printhead spacing
According to one example, there is provided a system for compensating for changes in printhead-to-printhead spacing in a printing system having multiple...
Fluid ejection assembly with circulation pump
A fluid ejection assembly includes a fluid slot, a recirculation channel, and a drop ejection element within the recirculation channel. A pump element is...
Access points to provide event notifications
An access point is to provide a wireless beacon packet via a wireless communication. The wireless beacon packet is to include an event notification in response...
A method for multicast routing may include receiving, at a router of a receiving multicast domain, a data packet from a forwarding multicast domain. The method...
Image defect visibility predictor
In at least some examples, a system comprises a processor and a memory coupled to the processor. The memory stores an image defect visibility predictor that,...
Sending print jobs using trigger distances
In one example, a printer address for a network-connected printer, a printer location, and an identifier for a mobile computing device are received. Responsive...
Methods, and apparatus for performing methods, for classifying an image. Methods include determining a corresponding set of metrics for each region of two or...
Apparatus for electrophotographic printing including a wetting device and
method for using the same
Disclosed herein is a method for electrophotographic printing, the method comprising: transferring, separately, from a photo imaging plate, a plurality of...
Fabricating an apparatus for use in a sensing application
In a method of fabricating an apparatus for use in a sensing application, a plurality of nano-fingers are formed on a substrate and a Raman-active material...
Emissive dendrimer composition
The present disclosure is directed towards emissive dendrimer compositions, luminescence-based pixels, luminescence-based sub-pixels, and associated methods...
Canvas with a textured appearance
A canvas with a textured appearance includes a base layer, a gesso layer on the base layer, a microporous layer on the gesso layer, the microporous layer...
Print media coating
An inkjet printing media, comprising a coating layered on at least one side of the media, the coating comprising a source of polyvalent ions and a latex binder...
Techniques related to printer calibration are disclosed herein. In an example, an actual measurement of a colorimetric parameter is performed by measuring the...
Locking mechanism for an encoder strip
An apparatus can comprise a locking mechanism comprising an elongated slot to receive a pin. The apparatus can also comprise an encoder strip adhered to the...
Rotatable printhead assembly
A printing assembly includes a pressure control tank and a printhead assembly. The printhead assembly is in fluid communication with the pressure control tank...
Fluid ejection device with mixing beads
In an embodiment, a fluid ejection device includes a die substrate with a chiclet adhered by its front side to the die substrate. The fluid ejection device also...
Concentrating an ink composition
Disclosed herein is a method for concentrating an ink composition, wherein the method comprises the steps of: (a) providing an ink composition, the ink...
Forensic verification utilizing forensic markings inside halftones
A forensic verification system (1100) extracts a print signature via a print signature extractor (1110) from an interior of a halftone contained in an image....
Data processing apparatus and method of processing data
Data processing apparatus comprising: a chunk store configured for containing specimen data chunks, a discrete manifest store, configured for containing at...
Load balancing backup jobs in a virtualized storage system having a
plurality of physical nodes
Systems and methods of load balancing backup jobs in a virtualized storage system having a plurality of physical nodes are disclosed. An example of a method...
A method is provided for collaborative caching between a server cache (104) of a server computer (102) and an array cache (112) of a storage array (110) coupled...
Sending a job processing notice to a social network contact
In one embodiment, a directive is received at a computer system. The directive is to send to social network contacts of a sharer user, via a web application,...
Overvoltage protection systems and method
A power supply system and method are disclosed. The system includes a power supply to generate an output voltage in response to a pulse-width modulation (PWM)...
Glasses-free 3D display for multiple viewers with a resonant subwavelength
A light field display for providing continuous 3D images to viewers at multiple views is provided. The light field display includes a pixel layer having a...
An inkjet printable medium includes an opaque substrate having I(x)/I.sub.0 equal to or less than 0.05, wherein I(x) is an intensity of light remaining at a...
Calibration of a retro-reflective sensor
A printer system includes a handling system to move print media, a print medium detection sensor to produce a response indicative of an object, and a processor...
Controlling behavior of mobile devices using consensus
A method of determining context-appropriate behavior for mobile devices.
Projection capture system, programming and method
In one example, a projection capture system includes: a controller; a workspace camera operatively connected to the controller for capturing still images and...
Printing methods and apparatus
A method of generating a printable image from a base image includes identifying parameters of a printer on which the printable image is to be printed, and...
Portable computing device for wireless communications and method of
In one embodiment of the present invention, a portable computing device for wireless communications comprises a first network interface for communicating with a...
Fabric chip having trunked links
A fabric chip includes a plurality of port interfaces, in which each of the plurality of port interfaces includes a network chip interface (NCI) block having a...
An interconnect assembly includes a housing, multiple signal connectors provided on the housing, a power bus having one or more bus elements, and a combination...
Minimizing unwanted changes of color during image processing
An image is processed in a device-independent color space by applying a modification function to one or more dimensions of that color space. The image is then...
Feature resolutions sensitivity for counterfeit determinations
A counterfeit identification performance attribute (CIPA) sensitivity to changes in resolution of the image for features of an image is determined (102). The...
Systems and methods for tracing the source of printed pages
Methods and systems are provided for tracing the source of a printed document. A method may include receiving a print job for printing a page having page...
Modify executable bits of system management memory page table
A computing device to create a system management memory page table in response to the computing device powering on. The system management memory page table...
Multi mode operation using user interface lock
A system and a method are disclosed for a computer implemented method to unlock a mobile computing device and access applications (including services) on a...
Method of providing system design
An embodiment of a computer implemented method of providing a design of a system receives a relative performance specification for the system. A particular...
Method and system for improving memory access performance
The present invention relates to a computing system which includes a processor and a memory. It also includes a memory access optimizer which is arranged to...
Booting a printer
A method for booting a printer includes storing a configuration image of the printer on a network storage device. The configuration image includes an...
Print production scheduling
A print production system includes a dispatcher and a task-resource scheduler. The dispatcher sorts print requests for placement among a series of containers to...
Displaying computer resource hierarchy
A hierarchy of computer resources is represented on a display using frames. Each frame is constituted by a top banner, a left sidebar, a right edge, and a...