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Performance adder for tracking occurrence of events within a circuit
A performance adder for providing a running total of performance values within an integrated circuit chip. The performance adder is triggered by various...
Method and apparatus for modifying an electromagnetic radiation beam
Devices and methods for modifying an electromagnetic beam include a tunable refractive medium, an input waveguide configured for directing an incident radiation...
System and method for effectuating the transfer of data blocks across a
A system and method for effectuating the transfer of data blocks having intervals across a clock boundary between a first clock domain and a second clock domain....
System and method for establishing a parallel conversation thread during a
Methods and systems for utilizing a parallel conversational thread during a remote collaboration are described. In one embodiment, a managing entity is utilized...
Variable-gap thermal-interface device
A method of transferring heat from a heat source to a heat sink using a variable-gap thermal-interface device is provided. The method comprises providing and...
Electronic device docking system
An electronic device docking system comprises a docking station configured to receive docking of an electronic device with an external battery coupled thereto,...
Tape drive apparatus
A tape drive apparatus has a data transfer apparatus for transferring data between a loaded tape medium and the tape drive apparatus. A data processing apparatus...
Medium dependent write equalization
A medium dependent write equalization method is disclosed. The method includes identifying a trait of a magnetic medium. A characteristic of a write equalization...
Screen characteristic modification
Embodiments of modifying an optical characteristic of a screen are disclosed.
Efficient and flexible multi-bit halftoning
An implementation of a technology, described herein, for efficient and flexible multi-bit halftoning on a marking device, such as a printer. At least one...
Optically addressable display and method driven by polarized emissions
An optically addressable display of a preferred embodiment uses emissions having plural polarizations to define a corresponding number of color channels. A data...
Monitoring slot formation in substrates
A light beam is used to cut a slot in a first side of substrate. An optical sensor monitors a surface of a second side of the substrate that is opposite the...
Inkjet ink composition and method of making the same
An inkjet ink composition consists essentially of a vehicle and an effective amount pigment red 168.
Inkjet inks with improved bleed performance
Inkjet ink formulations, and ink sets and methods using the same, with improved performance, wherein the inks are formulated to work as an ink set having...
Dye sets for inkjet imaging and ink sets using the same
The present invention is directed to dye sets and ink formulated using the same, and in particular dye and ink sets for ink jet printing. The dyes/inks are...
Ink set for inkjet printing, inkjet printer including the ink set, and
method of inkjet printing using the ink set
An ink set for inkjet printing includes a cyan ink having a first hue angle h.degree. value between approximately 200 and approximately 260, a magenta ink having...
In accordance with the present invention an inkjet composition is provided. The inkjet composition includes an anionic dye, at least one pigment, and an acidic...
Container having fluidically segregated compartments
A fluid container, including a body having a base surface, a capillary fluid volume disposed over the base surface, and an outlet compartment having at least one...
Methods of fabricating fit firing chambers of different drop wights on a
Inkjet printheads capable of printing smaller and larger drop-weight quantities of ink, and methods of manufacturing the inkjet printheads, are disclosed. The...
Management apparatus and method for data collection including accumulating
messages and determining message...
A management apparatus that enables data collection and processing among one or more hosts and one or more devices by accumulating at least one message from a...
Context-corrupting context switching
A virtual machine application interrupts execution of a host OS under software control at a predetermined interruption point, instead of interrupting the...
Error recovery for input/output operations
Method, system, and apparatus for executing input/output operations. The method including selecting a level of error recovery for input/output operations,...
Method for allowing distributed high performance coherent memory with full
The present invention provides for a method and system for ensuring error containment in packet based systems which are capable of large scaleability. In...
System and method for setting a clock rate in a memory card
A memory card that includes a buffer configured to receive transactions, a storage media, and a control circuit coupled to the buffer and the storage media is...
Clock distribution in multi-cell computing systems
Embodiments of the invention relate to distribution of clocks to CPUs in processing cells of a multi-cell system. In an embodiment, each cell includes an...
Apparatus and methods for device configuration and management
An attachable device configured to operate with an operating system (OS) to provide a specific computing capability to a computer system associated with the OS....
Multi-controller write operations
A system and method for high performance multi-controller processing is disclosed. Independent Network storage controllers (NSCs) are connected by a high-speed...
System and method for connecting a WUSB device to multiple WUSB hosts
A system for simultaneously associating a wireless USB device with multiple wireless USB hosts includes a wireless USB device, a plurality of wireless USB hosts,...
Storage system with link selection control
A storage system comprises an interface capable of interconnecting a network infrastructure via a plurality of communication links. The plurality of...
Obtaining location updates about a mobile entity for use in a
Location data about a mobile entity (70) is periodically provided to a location-sensitive application, for example, a route-tracking application. The location...
Method of making a louver device for a light guide screen
A method of making a louver device for a light guide screen. More specifically, in a specific embodiment, a transparent layer is provided. A plurality of...
Photonic guiding device
A photonic guiding device and methods of making and using are disclosed. The photonic guiding device comprises a large core hollow waveguide configured to...
Adaptable data path for synchronous data transfer between clock domains
Systems and methods for implanting synchronous data transfer between clock domains are disclosed. An exemplary system may comprise an adaptable data path having...
MEMS device with nanowire standoff layer
A microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) device and related methods are described. The MEMS device comprises a first member having a first surface and a second...
Biasable drive for an image scanner carriage
A method for scanning an image of media comprises biasing a scanner carriage for movement relative to a platen and releasing the carriage to move relative to the...
Bistable nematic liquid crystal device
A method of manufacturing a bistable liquid crystal device comprises initially forming a cell from first and second opposed spaced-apart cell walls (1) enclosing...
Combined optical and digital zoom
Digital and optical zoom are combined over a number of discrete digital zoom levels. Digital interpolation is provided during transition periods between the...
Substrate having dye layers that locationally change in color upon
exposure to beam
A substrate has a first dye layer that locationally changes in color to a first color upon exposure to an optical beam at a first power level, and a second dye...
Thermally sensitive medium and methods and systems for forming an image on
a thermally sensitive medium
A thermally sensitive medium includes at least one layer of temperature-activated dye, and antenna molecules disposed in the layer of temperature-activated dye...
Electrically connecting substrate with electrical device
A substrate is electrically connected with an electrical device mounted on the substrate. A ball bond is formed between a first end of a wire and a bonding pad...
Printing conductive patterns using LEP
A method of printing an electrode component is disclosed. The method can include steps of electrostatically printing a polymer onto a substrate, where at least a...
Thin metal oxide film and method of making the same
A thin metal oxide film includes a solution of one or more metal salts and one or more water soluble polymers. A mechanism is provided for converting the metal...
Inkjet ink set
An inkjet ink set includes a red ink and an other ink. The red ink consists essentially of an ink vehicle and an effective amount of pigment red 168. The other...
Ink-jet ink formulations containing magnesium sulfate
An ink-jet ink comprises an aqueous liquid vehicle, at least 1% by weight colorant; and a black-to-color bleed control enhancing amount of magnesium sulfate or...
System, method, and apparatus for detecting a projected point on computer
controlled displayed images
A system, method, and apparatus are described in which a light point projected on a computer controlled displayed image is detected. A light point is projected...
Electrical contact encapsulation
An electronic device comprises a substrate and an electrical contact in contact with the dielectric layer and electrically coupled with at least one resistor, a...
Apparatus for printing, data writing to memory tags and data reading from
memory tags, and methods therefor
Apparatus for data printing and data writing to a memory tag on or in a base medium is described. The apparatus includes a print head for printing onto the base...
Various embodiments of product packaging including a blister are disclosed. In one embodiment, the packaging has a tear-away portion. In one embodiment, the...
System and method for controlling access in an interactive grid
A system and method for controlling access in an interactive grid environment is disclosed. Embodiments of the present invention include a method for controlling...
Cooperating test triggers
In an embodiment of the invention, a method for providing cooperating triggers, includes: determining if a match criteria for a slave trigger and a match...