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Digital transmitter device
A digital transmitter device to execute a network browser application to access an e-mail account of an e-mail server and retrieve data stored in thereat. The...
Method of and apparatus for controlling the printing of documents from a
Signals representing a document are supplied by a computer to a printer having a printer processor. The computer supplies to the printer processor (1)...
Image forming device consumable monitoring methods, consumable monitoring
systems and image forming devices
Image forming device consumable monitoring methods, consumable monitoring systems and image forming devices are described. According to one aspect, an image...
Illumination utilizing a plurality of light sources
Illumination utilizing a plurality of light sources is disclosed. In one embodiment, an illumination level is set to result in a desired contrast level....
System and method for display sharing
According to one embodiment, a method comprises detecting a graphics call directed from an application executing on a host computer to an operating system's...
Displaying digital images
A method of displaying a digital image comprises the steps of: providing a processor with image data for generating a displayable image, which image data is from...
Printed circuit board with RFID antenna
A printed circuit board (PCB) includes an antenna for an RFID chip. An RFID chip for a tag is operable to be placed on the PCB such that the RFID chip is...
System and method for detecting an edge of a data signal
A system and method for detecting an edge of a data signal carried on an observability bus. In one embodiment, a first performance counter is connected to...
Method of forming a through-substrate interconnect
A method of manufacturing a microelectronics device is provided, wherein the microelectronics device is formed on a substrate having a frontside and a backside....
Light guide display with antireflection film
Provided is a light guide display with an antireflection film. A plurality of aligned magnifying layers provide a viewing surface. Each magnifying layer includes...
Imaging apparatus access door
Disclosed herein is an imaging apparatus that includes an access door for reducing clearance space requirements.
Fluid ejection device
A fluid ejection device includes a fluid chamber, a fluid restriction communicated with the fluid chamber, and a fluid channel communicated with the fluid...
Printing system and method
Various embodiments of a printing system including a vacuum duct are disclosed.
Ink density impact on sensor signal-to-noise ratio
A printer is configured to manage a signal-to-noise ratio of a signal produced by a sensor scanning a print test pattern. The print test pattern is printed while...
Media-position sensor system
A printer device comprising a mechanism adapted to generate an image on an image surface, the device comprising a sensor adapted to image a predetermined optical...
Refilling a print cartridge reservoir
Methods, devices, and programs are provided for refilling a print cartridge reservoir. A method includes tracking an ink volume in the print cartridge reservoir....
Print media flipping mechanism and method
Apparatus for delivering a sheet to a surface, comprising a rotating gripper that receives and grips the sheet at or near a leading edge thereof at a first...
Media stack measurement and method
A system and method include a printer input, a feedhead assembly, first and second sensors and a controller. The printer input is configured to hold a stack of...
Sheet transfer apparatus
A sheet transfer apparatus includes a first roller, a second roller and a power train. The first roller is configured to be rotatably driven at a first surface...
Public key cryptographic apparatus and method
A method and apparatus are disclosed for improving public key encryption and decryption schemes that employ a composite number formed from three or more distinct...
Method and system for selecting skinnable interfaces for an application
A method for selecting skinnable interfaces and a system for implementing the same. The method discloses accessing user specific information upon installation of...
Zeroing circuit for performance counter
In one embodiment, the invention is directed to a zeroing circuit for a general purpose performance counter ("GPPC") connected to a bus carrying debug data. The...
Protection of the configuration of modules in computing apparatus
A method of protecting from modification computer apparatus comprising a plurality of functional modules by monitoring the configuration of functional modules...
Techniques for initializing a device on an expansion card
Techniques for initializing/reinitializing a device on an expansion card without power cycling the system. More specifically, an instruction set is provided such...
System and method of storing user data in a partition file or using a
partition file containing user data
A system comprises non-volatile storage, a read only memory (ROM) that contains an executable BIOS and a CPU communicatively coupled to the non-volatile storage...
System and method for buffering data received from a network
A system for buffering data received from a network comprises a network socket, a plurality of buffers, a buffer pointer pool, receive logic, and packet delivery...
Using thermal management register to simulate processor performance states
Systems, methodologies, media, and other embodiments associated with simulating a processor performance state by controlling a thermal management signal are...
Digital imaging systems, articles of manufacture, and digital image
Digital imaging systems, articles of manufacture, and digital image processing methods are described. According to one aspect, a digital imaging system includes...
Path recovery on failure in load balancing switch protocols
A method for managing multiple active paths among a plurality of network switches to identify and select an alternate path in response to failure of a path from...
System and method for avoiding attempts to access a defective portion of
According to one embodiment, a method comprises detecting a defect in a portion of memory. The method further comprises designating the portion of memory as...
Apparatus and method for flexibly mounting variously sized devices in a
An apparatus and method for flexibly mounting variously sized devices in a computer chassis. A front panel includes a first portion that is reserved for a...
Housing having a cable conduit and related systems and methods
A housing for a computer system includes a conduit operable to protect a communication medium, such as a cable, that couples a peripheral device of the system to...
Tracking component usage in a printing device
A printing device can receive a replaceable component that includes an integrated memory. The integrated memory can store an indicator for indicating a condition...
Bistable nematic liquid crystal display device
A bistable nematic liquid crystal display device comprises two opposed cell walls enclosing a layer of a nematic liquid crystal material. An inner surface of...
Volume control linked with zoom control
Digital cameras and methods wherein volume control is linked with zoom control. The present invention captures audio along with recorded images at different zoom...
Display panel with pairs of antennas
A portable computer display panel comprising a first and second pair of antennas disposed within a housing. A display screen is supported by the housing. A latch...
Systems and methods for rectifying and detecting signals
A first device has a surface and includes a plurality of at largest micrometer-scale geometry structures extending along its surface. The structures have a first...
Battery disable/enable control circuitry of a portable computing device
A portable computing device includes at least three buttons and circuitry for sensing the pressing of at least three buttons, one being recessed, and in response...
Cover plate for a personal computer rear panel
A cover plate for a rear panel of a personal computer (PC) is disclosed. The cover plate has openings for connectors and ports found on the rear panel of the PC....
System and method for cantilever based calorimetric analysis
A system for performing cantilever based calorimetric analysis system. A laser device is configured to emit a beam of laser energy along a beam pathway reaching...
Ink supply with ink/air separator assembly that is isolated from ink until
time of use
An ink container has a first chamber configured to contain ink, a second chamber configured to enclose an ink-air separating membrane consisting of a wet side...
Single handed u-shaped handle for computer controller
Computer having a door
Rack for holding entertainment media
Preserving content or attribute information during conversion from a
structured document to a computer program
A method of preserving a content model of an element during a transformation from a structured document that describes the content model of the element into a...
System for automatic generation of arbitrarily indexed hyperlinked text
A system that indexes text according to an arbitrary set of indices and automatically generates hyperlinks from each index to a related subject in a document. A...
Smart card for high-availability clustering
One embodiment disclosed relates to a high-availability (HA) cluster system. The cluster includes a plurality of computing nodes and clustering software...
Power supply input voltage indicator
In one embodiment, a circuit to indicate a match between a user-selectable power setting and an input voltage, comprises a first circuit node connected to a...
Self-authenticating quantum random number generator
A quantum random number generator uses measurements of a quantum state to generate a random value and to authenticate that the quantum state had the required...