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Use of nodes to monitor or manage peer to peer networks
A method for controlling a computer entity to participate in a peer to peer network of a plurality of computer entities comprises, for each computer entity,...
Method and system for automated bid advice for auctions
The present invention provides an automated estimation and optimization solution for selecting the optimal bid for an item in an auction. The characteristics of...
Collecting information to identify defective locations of a display
Indications of user inputs with respect to a diagnostic image displayed on a display monitor are received to identify defective locations of the display monitor....
Computer device with universal cover
A computer device comprises at least one housing configured with a peripheral opening to enable access to a plurality of components disposed therein, and a cover...
Flexible docking bay
A flexible docking bay is disclosed. The flexible docking bay comprises a body having a cartridge-receiving portion defining a front region that defines an...
Fractional coverage louver device for a light guide screen
In a particular embodiment, the fractional coverage louver device includes a transparent layer of material having a first surface and a second surface parallel...
Discharge of MEM devices having charge induced via focused beam to enter
An apparatus includes micro-electromechanical (MEM) devices, a charge source, and a discharge mechanism. Each MEM device has different states based on a charged...
Printer-based pre-ripping and caching of network documents
Printer-based pre-ripping and caching of network documents allows an indication of a network document to be forwarded to a printer prior to a request to print...
Method of annotating an item with electronic data and apparatus therefor
A method of annotating an item with electronic data is described which comprises securing a memory tag to the item, the memory tag having a memory and a...
Methods for hermetic sealing of post media-filled MEMS package
This invention provides a system and method for hermetically sealing a post media-filled package with a metal cap. The method can include the operation of...
Systems and methods for measuring glycated hemoglobin
Systems and methods for fractionating components of a sample are disclosed herein. A method of fractionating components of a sample includes establishing a...
Ink set and media for ink-jet printing
An ink set for ink-jet printing includes a medium cyan ink-jet ink, a magenta ink-jet ink, and a gray ink-jet ink. Each of the medium cyan ink-jet ink, the...
Sealing component defining first, second, and third seals
A sealing component includes an elastomeric material. An exterior side surface of the elastomeric material is to define at least a first seal with a first...
Anti-counterfeiting system and method
Disclosed is an anti-counterfeiting system. In a particular embodiment, the anti-counterfeiting system has a first structure having a plurality of...
Method and system for performing system-level correction of memory errors
A method and system for correcting errors in a memory subsystem in a computer system. Occurrence of correctable memory errors are monitored and a determination...
Systems and methods for CPU repair
In one embodiment, a CPU cache management system is provided. The CPU management system includes, for example, a CPU chip and cache management logic. The CPU...
Synchronizing link delay measurement over serial links
Systems, methods, and other embodiments associated with synchronizing link delay is provided. In one example system, a system for synchronizing signal...
Accommodating multiple operating systems and memory sizes on IA-32
A method of configuring IA-32 computer resources accommodates multiple operating systems and memory sizes automatically. If total available physical memory does...
Transparent migration of files among various types of storage volumes
based on file access properties
In one embodiment, a method and system for storing a file in a storage domain is provided. The method includes monitoring access to a file to determine a file...
Multi-mode port in a network device for serial and network communication
In one embodiment of the invention, a method for providing a multi-mode port in a network device, includes: setting a first mode on the port, wherein the network...
Item queue management
Network devices, systems, and methods are provided involving item routing management. One embodiment includes a computing device item routing management having a...
Imaging device illumination system
An imaging device illumination system comprises first and second elongate light guides configured to emit light toward an object to be imaged, each of the first...
Photonic interconnects for computer system devices
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to photonic interconnects that can be used for on-chip as well as off-chip communications between...
Method, system and computer software product for selecting elements of a
A method and system for selecting image elements, such as image pixels or vectors, of a digital image provide a set of lexical classifiers, such as a set of...
MAC-PHY interfacing for wireless devices
Methods, devices and systems for a wireless device interface are provided. A media access controller (MAC) is provided on a printed circuit board (PCB). A...
Computer-readable medium and method for configuring a digital versatile
disc re-writeable device
A method of writing data to an optical disc comprising determining a disc category value to be written to an optical disc, and writing, by an optical disc drive,...
Hardware implemented loss-less page data compressor/decompressor
One embodiment of the invention is directed to a printer that is configured to interleave color plane data. The interleaved data is compressed, thereby forming...
Method and system for communicating gaze in an immersive virtual
A method of communicating gaze. Specifically, one embodiment of the present invention discloses a method of communicating gaze in an immersive virtual...
Bleaching the background of a medium
Embodiments include forming optically visible marks in a radiation-sensitive coating disposed on an optical disc using electromagnetic radiation having a first...
Multi-tiered network for gathering detected condition information
A multi-tiered network for gathering detected condition information includes a first tier having first tier nodes and a second tier having a second tier node....
Hot insertion and extraction of power supply module
Disclosed is a power supply module for use in an electronic system having redundant power supply modules connected to a power bus. The power supply module...
Keyboard illumination system
A keyboard illumination system comprises an electronic device having a keyboard with at least one keycap, the at least one keycap having disposed thereon at...
Projectors and operation thereof
At least first and second narrowband beams of light, respectively of different wavelengths, are concurrently directed onto a modulator respectively at first and...
Substrate and method of forming substrate for fluid ejection device
A substrate for a fluid ejection device includes a first side, a second side opposite the first side, and a fluidic channel communicating with the first side and...
Embodiments including imager units are disclosed.
Media transport encoder accuracy
In an embodiment, a first signal is generated in response to movement of a media transport assembly and a second signal is generated.
Various embodiments and methods relating to a booklet maker are disclosed.
Inhalation device and method for delivering variable amounts of different
An inhalation device configured to programmably emit small droplets of multiple components in which quantities of the multiple components can vary with each...
Mandrel for electroformation of an orifice plate
A method of fabricating a mandrel for electroformation of an orifice plate. An array of mask elements may be created adjacent a substrate. Surface regions of the...
Media program timing and identity delivery method and system
A method and system for delivering program timing, structure, and identity information in media streams. Cues are utilized to indicate an event (e.g., a start or...
Method and apparatus for automated registry clean-up
One embodiment disclosed relates to a method of automated registry clean-up for an operating system of a computer system. Interfaces on which each module depends...
Programmatic access to the widest mode floating-point arithmetic supported
by a processor
A software mechanism for enabling a programmer to embed selected machine instructions into program source code in a convenient fashion, and optionally...
Program code coverage
Determining code coverage of a computer program is disclosed. In an embodiment, the program is divided into a plurality of code sections, and the program...
Nanowire crossbar implementations of logic gates using configurable,
tunneling resistor junctions
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to nanowire crossbars that use configurable, tunneling resistor junctions to electronically implement...
Storage system with journaling
A storage system including journaling comprises a controller capable of coupling to at least one storage device and to at least one journaling device, and a...
Heterogeneous power supply management system
A system for managing heterogeneous supply of power includes a plurality of heterogeneous power supplies having a primary power supply and a secondary power...
Installing software in a system
A method and computer system according to the disclosed invention allows the pre-installation of a software application without a license key. The computer...
Method and system for cooperatively backing up data on computers in a
A method for backing up data in a plurality of computers connected via a network. The method includes forming partnerships between the plurality of computers...
System for providing multi-path input/output in a clustered data storage
A distributed network storage system provides capability to send and receive storage information from multiple network storage servers in a storage area network...
Multimedia transfer for wireless network
A method for transferring a multimedia file from a user's mobile device to user equipment associated with another user is disclosed. The method includes sending...