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Remote access of fax numbers for fax transmission
A fax is sent. A user selects a phone number for a fax destination from a database residing on a handheld device. The phone number is sent from the handheld...
Variable reflectance cover
A variable reflectance cover for a scanning system. The cover comprises a backing moveable through a plurality of positions. Moving the backing through the...
4-dimensional gray neutrality calibration
A method of applying a gray neutrality calibration to a color signal, said method comprising: representing said color signal as a position in a multi dimensional...
Thin film transistor with a passivation layer
Apparatus comprising a thin film transistor having passivation layer disposed adjacent to a second surface of said channel layer, wherein said passivation layer...
Skewing compensation method and apparatus in a laser based image-forming
Skew compensation apparatus for compensating for skew of a multi-beam scanning source, comprises: delay commencement detector(s) for detecting the start of a...
Graphics to video encoder
A graphics to video encoder is disclosed. The encoder comprises a client image constructor that receives client input and constructs client image frames based on...
Encapsulation of nano-dimensional structures by oxidation
This invention relates to a method of encapsulating nano-dimensional structures, comprising: depositing at least one material upon a substrate such that the...
Method of making a patterned metal oxide film
A method of making a patterned metal oxide film includes jetting a sol-gel solution on a substrate. The sol-gel solution is dried to form a gel layer on the...
Use of expanding material oxides for nano-fabrication
This invention relates to a method of fabricating nano-dimensional structures, comprising: depositing at least one deformable material upon a substrate such that...
Solid free-form fabrication of three-dimensional objects
The present invention is drawn toward compositions, methods, and systems for solid free-form fabrication of three-dimensional objects. In one embodiment, a...
Media power protection system and method
A media power protection system comprises a media controller configured to detect a type of media card coupled to a multi-card connector, and a protection...
Fluid ejection assembly
A fluid ejection assembly includes a first layer, and a second layer positioned on a side of the first layer. The second layer has a side adjacent the side of...
Calibration method for a printer
The invention relates to a calibration method for a printer having a mechanism for advancing a medium in a direction of media advance comprising the following...
Monitoring object movement
An object identifier for an object is read in a first reading area and a second reading area. A time the object entered the first reading area and a time the...
Systems and methods for particle detection
An inhalation system is disclosed that, in an exemplary embodiment, includes an ejector that ejects medicated droplets during an activation event, a conduit...
Method and system for comparing individual computers to cluster
representations of their peers
The present invention is a system or method for assisting in the maintenance and servicing of computers. The system, for example, comprises a cluster database...
A method of operating a supercomputer having N computing elements each connected to a fast communications link is disclosed, the method comprising the steps of:...
Variable writing through a fixed programming interface
Embodiments include writing a first data value to a validation variable through a fixed programming interface, where the validation variable includes multiple...
Power management system
A power management system includes a voltage source configured to provide at least a first voltage and a second voltage, and a controller configured to couple...
Enabling and disabling of powering-off of computer system
A computer system powers off upon operation of a power switch when the power switch is enabled. A switch mask enables and disables the power switch without...
Cryptographic method and apparatus
First data to be sent by a first party to a second party is encrypted using an encryption key that is formed using at least a hash value generated by a keyed...
Multi-processor system utilizing concurrent speculative source request and
system source request in response to...
Multi-processor systems and methods are disclosed that employ speculative source requests to obtain speculative data fills in response to a cache miss. In one...
Asynchronous data redundancy technique
A primary copy of data is held at a primary storage facility, while data that is redundant of the primary copy is held at a secondary storage facility. To...
Calculating unneeded data storage credits for a data transmission to a
pair of storage devices
A method for controlling data flow to a pair of storage devices includes receiving at least one new entry to store in a first storage device or a second storage...
System and method for managing data flow and measuring service in a
A computer network has several machines, including machines having storage systems, and communication resources for communicating between the machines. A...
Apparatus, system and method for reporting financial data and remitting
funds over an interactive...
A computer-implemented method includes transmitting tax related data to a selected financial institution, reporting the data and remitting funds corresponding to...
Autonomous system topology based auxiliary network for peer-to-peer
A system and method for an auxiliary network for a peer-to-peer overlay network using autonomous system level topology. Using information available through the...
Computing device module
A computing device module for receipt within a computing device chassis includes an enclosure and a handle movably coupled to the enclosure. The handle moves...
Air flow regulation devices
In one embodiment, an airflow regulation device comprises a at least one base member configured to couple to a connector on a circuit board, a first segment...
Data structure, data storage apparatus and method
Data stored on a tape in a plurality of data recording sessions employs tape drive apparatus programmed to record the data in accordance with a format specifying...
Methods and apparatus for reading a CCD architecture in a sampling mode
and a non-sampling mode
A pixel-differentiated CCD imager architecture may include: a plurality of photo-sensing pixels arranged in a matrix, each pixel being classified according to...
Method and apparatus for computing an image stability measure
A camera computes an image stability measure by measuring the variability of an edge-detect figure of merit evaluated from several immediate past photographs.
Controlling text symbol display size on a display using a remote control
Described is a solution for controlling text symbol size on a display of a display unit based on a measurement of the distance between a remote control device...
Generating pointer position data from position data of a pointing device
of a remote console
A method and apparatus of remotely accessing a computer system by a remote console includes receiving, by an emulation device, pointer position data representing...
Polarizing photonic band gap system with reflector
A polarizing photonic band gap system has a photonic crystal emitter. The photonic crystal emitter has a crystal end surface. The photonic crystal emitter is...
Printed circuit board substrate and method for constructing same
A printed circuit board (PCB) substrate and method for construction of the same. In one embodiment, a first dielectric material is associated with a first...
Compound, a molecular switch employing the compound and a method of
Classes of molecules are disclosed which can, for example, be used in molecular switches. The classes of molecules include at least three segments--an electronic...
Method of forming catalyst nanoparticles for nanowire growth and other
Methods for forming a predetermined pattern of catalytic regions having nanoscale dimensions are provided for use in the growth of nanowires. The methods include...
System and method for providing electrical power to an equipment rack
using a fuel cell
A system and method for providing electrical power to an equipment rack using a fuel cell is disclosed. The system discloses: an equipment rack; an electrical...
Flextensional transducer and method of forming flextensional transducer
A method of forming an opening through a substrate having a first side and a second side opposite the first side includes forming a trench in the first side of...
Cosolvents in printing fluids
An aqueous printing fluid, comprising a cosolvent, the cosolvent or mixture of compounds comprising at least one inner salt compound having a sp.sup.3-hybridized...
A reflector includes a body having a reflective surface formed therein and a reflector opening defined in the body, the reflector opening having a plurality of...
Hydrophobic nozzle exit with improved micro fluid ejection dynamics
A fluid delivery system includes a plurality of nozzles having an outer surface and a bore. A hydrophobic layer is applied to a portion of the outer surface of...
High resolution inkjet printer
A high-resolution printer includes a printhead having optimized features including 3 to 20 micron diameter orifices spaced apart from adjacent orifices by a...
Article of manufacturing including a two-part adhesive with a fluorescent
dye and method of making
An article of manufacture including a first adherend and a mixed two-part adhesive disposed on the first adherend, wherein the first part of the two-part...
Computing device mounting systems
In one embodiment, a computing device includes an outer housing having opposed sides, and a mounting feature provided on one of the opposed sides of the outer...
Apparatus and method for creating a trusted environment
A computer apparatus for creating a trusted environment comprising a trusted device arranged to acquire a first integrity metric to allow determination as to...
System and method for implementing a bubble policy to achieve host and
A method of creating a structured access list template, which includes dividing an access list template into a plurality of sections, creating an inbound local...