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System and method of data analysis
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a method of data analysis, comprising comparing a data point in a data stream and a previous data point in the...
Workflow data warehousing
A data management system includes forming a workflow data warehouse (WDW) for storing data indicative of facts specific to a workflow process. In one embodiment,...
Scalable and defect-tolerant quantum-dot-based quantum computer
architectures and methods for fabricating...
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to quantum-dot-based quantum computer architectures that are scalable and defect tolerant and to...
Geometry and view assisted transmission of graphics image streams
Geometry and view data relating to a image sequences is transmitted from a server to a client computer. Such enables reconstruction of images by a client with...
Digital media-playing device and a method of playing digital media therein
An aspect of the present invention is a digital media-playing device. The digital media-playing device includes a controller and a compensation-enabled component...
Method and system for connecting calls
An apparatus and a method for connecting calls from a digital directory. The system includes a telecommunication appliance and a digital directory, in...
Tunable laser apparatus and methods
A tunable laser has a first optical element spaced apart from a second optical element to form a laser cavity of fixed length there between. An optical gain...
Routing a service query in an overlay network
A query including a plurality of attributes and attribute values for a desired service is received. The query is routed to a destination in the overlay network...
Read and write head element arrangement
In one embodiment, an arrangement of elements on a head includes a first group of data element spanning a first distance on the head and a second group of data...
Optical system with nanoscale projection antireflection layer/embossing
An optical system having a radiation transparent member and an anti-reflective embossment embossed into at least one surface of the transparent member. The...
Controllable surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy
An apparatus and related methods for facilitating surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) is described. The apparatus comprises a SERS-active structure near...
Method and system for videoconferencing between parties at N sites
A method and system for videoconferencing between parties at N sites. Specifically, a virtual space arrangement of N sites is created. Video sequences of N-1...
High performance dynamic mirror
An imager comprising a photosensitive surface; a light source which produces at least one scanning light beam; a deflector, arranged to deflect the at least one...
Current collector supported fuel cell
Subject matter describes a current collector for a fuel cell stack, wherein the current collector physically supports the fuel cell stack within a fuel cell and...
Optical system architecture
A projection system is disclosed that has a chromaticity/luminosity module in serial optical communication with a luminosity module. The chromaticity/luminosity...
Trusted computing platform for restricting use of data
A client/server system has a client platform adapted to provide restricted use of data provided by a serve. The client platform comprises a display, secure...
Apparatus and method for recording "path-enhanced" multimedia
A "path-enhanced" recorder combines the recording of multimedia data files (typically, but not necessarily, using conventional digital audio, photo, and video...
Systems and methods for controlling use of power in a computer system
In one embodiment, a power adapter comprises a power supply to output power for powering a powered device. The power adapter outputs information indicative of an...
Localizing client purchasing of consumables for hardcody output engine and
A method of programming a memory unit in a hard copy output engine includes determining a geographical area or economic region within which the hard copy output...
Remote data storage and retrieval for portable electronics
A system and a method for remotely storing information from portable electronics using a multi-point wireless link. The method and system involves a...
Nanoscale shift register and signal demultiplexing using
microscale/nanoscale shift registers
One embodiment of the present invention is a nanoscale shift register that can be used, in certain nanoscale and mixed-scale logic circuits, to distribute an...
In one embodiment, a color calibration method includes rendering a color image, in response to a user selecting an adjustment to a color in the image, making a...
Managing workflow in a commercial printing environment through closed-loop
communication between designer and...
An integrated workflow for commercial printing with a closed-loop communication link between designer and print service provider locations. The present invention...
Image printing via a proof sheet
A method for printing images. A plurality of proof sheets having a thumbnail representation of at least some of the images, and at least one user-markable field...
Decreasing aliasing in electronic images
A method for decreasing aliasing in an electronic image includes estimating an amount of aliasing in a first channel in the electronic image based on luminosity...
Fluid ejection device
A fluid ejection device includes an orifice structure with an orifice. A fluid reservoir is on the exterior surface of the orifice structure. A barrier portion...
Method for protecting security of network intrusion detection sensors
A method for providing security for a network intrusion detection system in a provisionable network, the method comprises evaluating the system security of the...
Method and system for application managed context switching
A method for application managed CPU context switching. The method includes determining whether state data of a CPU is valid for a process. The determining is...
Apparatus and method for routing a transaction to a partitioned server
An apparatus and method for routing a transaction to a partitioned server. The invention comprises identifying a plurality of partitions (e.g., logical,...
Systems and methods for CPU repair
Systems and methods for repairing a processor are provided. In one embodiment, a method for repairing a processor is provided that includes, for example, the...
Interface module with on-board power-consumption monitoring
An interface module for interfacing an external device with a host computer is physically and electrically connected to the host computer. The module monitors...
System and method having improved efficiency and reliability for
distributing a file among a plurality of...
A reliable system and method for distributing a file from a first node to a plurality of recipient nodes is provided. The method comprises attempting to...
Binary representation of number based on processor word size
A method of converting a number to a binary representation based on a processor word size is described. In accordance with the method, a predetermined size...
Audio summary based audio processing
In one aspect, audio summaries and transition audio segments are sequentially rendered with at least one transition audio segment rendered between each pair of...
Finding locally-relevant information in a document
In order to find locally relevant information in a physical or electronic document (71), such as a guide book, which a user (70) already possesses, the user...
Toner development unit
A toner development unit for an image forming apparatus including a roller and an electrode adjacent thereto, the electrode having an arcuate extent adjacent to...
Digital image denoising
Denoising of a plurality of pixels of a color digital image includes analyzing the plurality of pixels to identify those pixels having a high likelihood of...
Method and system for skin color estimation from an image
Embodiments of the present invention recite a computer implemented method and system for estimating skin color from an image. In embodiments of the present...
Capture and systematic use of expert color analysis
Embodiments of the present invention recite a method of compiling color analysis parameters. In one embodiment of the present invention, a corrected color...
True color communication
Embodiments of the present invention recite a system and method for conveying the true color of a subject. In one embodiment, the present invention comprises an...
System and method of transmission of generalized scalable bit-streams
A method of encrypting a transmission unit of a generalized scalable bit-stream includes, encrypting a plurality of logic units of the transmission unit using a...
A memory that includes a controller and a media including first information is provided. A first read/write mechanism is provided including an electron emitter...
A positioning mechanism comprises a slide base, a rotation arm and an elastic member. The slide base is disposed over a bottom surface of a second device and is...
High contrast projection systen
In a particular, a high contrast projection system configured for front or rear projection includes a screen having a viewing side and a back side opposite...
According to one aspect, there is provided a method of determining if pixel level values of a digital picture image can benefit from an adjustment in levels to...
Method and apparatus for generating a calibration target on a medium
A method is disclosed for generating a calibration target on a medium. The method can include the operation of inserting the medium into a printer with a first...
Selecting a print path speed
A method for selecting a print path speed for an image forming device includes identifying a print path status. A print path status may be determined to be...
Image display system and method
A method of displaying an image is provided. The method comprises receiving interlaced image data for the image where the interlaced data comprises a first field...
Fifty percent duty cycle clock divider circuit and method
In one embodiment, a clock divider for producing a signal having a fifty percent duty cycle includes signal modifier circuitry connected to provide a variable...
System for coupling wire to semiconductor region
A first device has a surface and includes a micrometer-scale or smaller geometry doped semiconductor region extending along the surface. A second device has a...