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Method and apparatus for the creation of cartoon effect videos
A user provides a plurality of video frames for processing, and selects a cartoon color palette. The color of all selected pixels within all selected video...
Method for interactive construction of virtual 3D models
The present invention provides a processing system for enabling modifications to be made to a virtual design in a CAD system, in particular a collaborative CAD...
Display system and method using a projector and a reflective display
A display system comprising a reflective display configured to display a luminance component associated with a color input signal and a projector configured to...
Multi-display computer system and method
A multi-display computer system comprises a display member rotatably coupled to a base member. The display member has a first display device disposed on an...
Package distinguishing system
A system for distinguishing a package includes a plurality of identifiers, where at least one of the identifiers is intentionally non-functional. The system also...
Nanowire devices and systems, light-emitting nanowires, and methods of
precisely positioning nanoparticles
A radiation-emitting device includes a nanowire that is structurally and electrically coupled to a first electrode and a second electrode. The nanowire includes...
Latex particulates with epoxide functional groups
The present invention is drawn to compositions and methods of generating epoxide group-functionalized latex particulates in a liquid suspension, as well as...
Package for a micro-electro mechanical device
A package for a micro-electromechanical device (MEMS package) includes an inner enclosure having an inner cavity defined therein, and a fill port channel...
Inkjet ink for use on polymeric substrate
An ink for use in an inkjet printer and for printing on a polymeric substrate, comprises a swelling agent, selected and provided in sufficient amount to enable...
Extended input/output card capacity computer system
In one embodiment, a computer system comprises at least one input/output device, and a motherboard designed in compliance with an ATX form factor standard and...
A focusing arrangement has a lens disposed adjacent a lamp, a sensor for detecting a parameter which varies with a focal position of light focused by the lens,...
Labyrinth seal structure with redundant fluid flow paths
A labyrinth seal structure includes a gland structure for providing a fluid seal between a first surface and a second surface, and redundant labyrinth fluid flow...
Systems and methods for driving data over a bus where the systems employ a
bus clock that is derived from a...
Systems and methods for driving data over a data bus are disclosed. One embodiment of a system may comprise a bus clock signal that is a copy of a system clock...
Power module for a plurality of processors
In at least some embodiments, a multi-processor power module comprises components that are replicated at least for each of the plurality of processors. The...
Device operating according to a communication protocol
A multiple use core logic chip set is provided in a computer system that may be configured either as a bridge between an accelerated graphics port ("AGP") bus...
Method and apparatus for transfering data from a sending system to a
receiving system, and program storage devices
A method of transferring data from a sending system to a receiving system in a network is disclosed. The sending system compresses the data according to a...
Mechanism and method for sharing imaging information from an enterprise
resource planning computing environment
A distributed imaging capability to a user of a client device using data partially obtained from an enterprise resource planning system. Document creation,...
Web based dynamic data translation service and method
A method and system of translating data from a first format into one or more translated formats includes initiating a translation request on one of plurality of...
Motion estimation for compressing multiple view images
Systems and methods of estimating motion for compressing multiple view images are described. In accordance with a machine-implemented method of encoding a target...
Encoding and decoding methods for secure scalable streaming and related
A method and system for securely and scalably encoding data are disclosed. A method and system for decoding data which has been securely and scalably encoding...
Providing a static internet protocol address pointer to a computer having
a dynamic internet protocol address
Providing packet forwarding to a connected customer computer that does not have a static Internet Protocol (IP) address. A service provider computer receives a...
Computer with hinge post and hinge mount and related methods
A computer base unit is disclosed, among other apparatus and methods. One embodiment of a computer base unit has a panel, the panel comprising a hinge post and a...
Color map selection
Systems, devices, and methods performed by program instructions, are provided for color map selection. One method includes instructions which execute to generate...
Visitor safe wireless printer access point
In an embodiment of the invention, a method for providing a visitor safe wireless printer access point, includes: connecting a wireless computing device to a...
Print finishing method and apparatus
A printing and finishing system includes a printing device for producing a print according to printing parameters and a finishing device for finishing the print...
Generating and displaying spatially offset sub-frames
A method of displaying an image with a display device includes receiving image data for the image. The method includes generating a plurality of sub-frames...
Various methods and apparatus relating to an encoder are disclosed.
Arcuate blade probe with means for aligning the barrel and the shaft
An arcuate blade probe is disclosed. The arcuate blade probe includes a shaft with a pair of faces that converge towards each other along a probe axis and...
Transistor using an isovalent semiconductor oxide as the active channel
A semiconductor device can include a channel including an oxide comprising a combination of isovalent cations selected from within the D block and the P block of...
Leuco dye-containing coating compositions
Compositions and systems for labeling substrates, such as optical disks, using leuco dye-containing coating compositions are described. The composition can...
Labeling with thermally conductive pads
An optical disc includes an optical disc; a thermally conductive material disposed in a pattern of discrete pads on said disc; and a thermochromic material...
Silicon carbide imprint stamp
A method of fabricating a silicon carbide imprint stamp is disclosed. A mold layer has a cavity formed therein. A spacer is formed in the cavity to reduce a...
One embodiment of a projector includes a first enclosure that defines a hermetically sealed interior, an electrode pair positioned within the hermetically sealed...
Automatic zoom for screen fitting
A method for projecting an image with a projection system includes zooming a projected image in accordance with a resolution of the image, when a resolution of...
Fluid-delivery mechanism for fluid-ejection device
A fluid-delivery mechanism for a fluid-ejection device includes a fluid-supply station and a bracket that is fluidly and removably connectable between the...
Embodiments of a method and apparatus for adjusting power are disclosed.
Printing a bar in a bar code
In one embodiment, a method for printing a bar in a bar code includes computing a print resolution for printing the bar using Bar Width, Dot Size and Number of...
Method of treating and probing a via
A method of treating a via connected with a substrate and a method of probing the via are disclosed. A pattern of a lead-free solder paste is applied around a...
Portable inhaler with temperature control
An inhaler operable to control a temperature of a medicament of the inhaler includes a medicament reservoir being configured to store a medicament therein. A...
System for optimizing distribution of information employing a universal
Disclosed herein is a system for optimizing distribution of information employing a universal dictionary. Optimization may include reducing data communicated...
A data communications architecture employing serializers and deserializers that reduces data communications latency. In an illustrative implementation, the data...
Power distribution among servers
A method of distributing power among servers is described includes calculating thermal multipliers of the servers, where the thermal multipliers represent...
Computer platforms and their methods of operation
A computer platform (100) uses a tamper-proof component (120), or "trusted module", of a computer platform in conjunction with software, preferably running...
A memory controller for accessing a memory module comprising a plurality of memory banks. The memory controller is operable to write copies of program data to...
Method to store and retrieve memory card usage information
A method, data structure, and system for storing memory card usage information on a memory card is provided. The method includes a step of collecting information...
Avoiding image artifacts caused by camera vibration
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for avoiding image artifacts caused by camera vibration. The taking of one or more photographic exposures is timed in...
Systems and methods of priority failover determination
Systems and methods or implementing priority failover determination are disclosed. An exemplary method includes prioritizing ranking criteria for plurality of...
Contact probe storage fet sensor and write heater arrangements
A read/write arrangement for a contact probe storage arrangement or the like, has a cantilever disposed with a medium which is movable relative to the...
One embodiment of a display system includes a first array that defines multiple reflective devices each movable between an inactive position to reflect light to...
Altering web service access through a replaceable component
A method for altering web service access through a replaceable component comprising the steps of: inserting a replaceable component into a printing device; and...