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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...
Noise-resistant detection of harmonic segments of audio signals
Respective pitch values are estimated for an audio signal. Candidate harmonic segments of the audio signal are identified from the estimated pitch values....
Method of and system for browsing of music
The present invention provides a method of and system for browsing of music. In an embodiment, a method of browsing recorded music comprises steps of: selecting...
Thin film device active matrix by pattern reversal process
This invention provides a method of fabricating an active matrix of thin film devices through a pattern reversal self aligned imprint lithography (SAIL) process....
Thermal inkjet printhead processing with silicon etching
A method of etching the trench portions of a thermal inkjet printhead using a robust mask that precisely defines the area of the substrate surface to be etched...
Spin injection control using electric current
Devices such as transistors, amplifiers, frequency multipliers, and square-law detectors use injection of spin-polarized electrons from one magnetic region, into...
Inks for use on optical recording media
An optical recording medium, comprises a substrate, an imaging composition disposed on said substrate, said compound comprising: a matrix, a color-forming agent,...
Various embodiments and methods relating to a camera mount are disclosed.
Fluid separation system
A system for separating a mixture of two fluids of different specific gravities comprising:a first chamber having an inlet for receiving said mixture;a second...
Security intrusion mitigation system and method
A security intrusion mitigation system and method are presented. In one embodiment a security intrusion mitigation method includes utilizing network spanning...
Providing unique event notification to enable firmware to request that an
operating system perform a unique action
A method of providing a unique event notification for performing an action on hardware is provided. In one embodiment, an object accessor accesses an object that...
Systems and methods for identifying incomplete transactions
In one embodiment, a system and method for identifying incomplete transactions includes identifying termination of a test case run on a processor verification...
Method, apparatus, and system for a software based business continuity
solution for a computing environment
A heterogeneous and cost effective software based business continuity framework for integrated applications in a computing environment. In one example...
System and method for network interface power management
Disclosed are a sensor for detecting when an infrastructure interface is physically coupled to network infrastructure, and infrastructure connection detection...
One example device embodiment includes at least one first component to draw a first amount of power, at least one second component, and a power controller for...
Method and apparatus for processing descriptive statements
This disclosure provides a method and apparatus for processing descriptive statements. More particularly, this disclosure provides a way of quickly and reliably...
System and method for configuring a computer system
Systems and methods for configuring a computer system are disclosed. One embodiment of a system may comprise memory that stores configuration data for a...
Apparatus and method for enforcing homogeneity within partitions of
heterogeneous computer systems
A heterogeneous computer system has multiple interconnected cells, each cell has multiple primary processors of the same Instruction Set Architecture (ISA) type,...
Emulated tape-based storage media
A system, method and a computer program product for emulating a tape-based storage system to provide data storage. The system includes a data storage medium...