At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
Method of balancing I/O device interrupt service loading in a computer
A method of balancing input/output (I/O) device interrupt service loading in a computer system comprises: assigning priorities to a plurality of I/O device...
Systems and methods for representing a SAS fabric
An example provides potential solutions for SAS fabrics. The example includes identifying one or more devices directly attached to an entry point switch. The...
Storing log data efficiently while supporting querying to assist in
computer network security
A logging system includes an event receiver and a storage manager. The receiver receives log data, processes it, and outputs a data "chunk." The manager...
Managing keys for encrypted shared documents
A system administrator, while logged into a system-administrator account, creates and configures a key-administrator account and a member account. A key...
LEP printer, a photo imaging plate for such printer and a method for
wiping such photo imaging plate
In an LEP printer having a wiper blade for wiping a photo imaging plate, the photo imaging plate may include a PIP foil with a trailing edge having a zone of a...
Mobile device for measuring image quality
A mobile device and method for measuring image quality parameters, the device including a digital camera configured to capture one or a plurality of images, a...
Methods for controlling elections in a multicast network
Methods for controlling a Designated Forwarder (DF) election in a multicast network are described herein. The multicast network includes a plurality of...
Switch having dedicated stacking link
A first switch includes a processor and a memory communicatively coupled to the processor. The memory stores instructions causing the processor, after execution...
Power and connectivity aware switch
Systems, methods, and other embodiments associated with providing uninterrupted electrical power and data communications are described. One example method...
A display element comprises a reservoir and a channel connected to the reservoir. The channel extends across an area including a visible area of the display...
Electrochemical sensing arrays
Methods, arrays, and systems for electrochemical sensing are provided. An example of a method includes forming a number of first electrodes, forming a fluidic...
Print substrate edge guide
In one example, a device for use in a printer includes a flexible piece and a holder configured to removably attach the piece to a platen that has a surface...
An ink cartridge for an inkjet printer includes a bottom face and a front face; an ink interface on the front face of the ink cartridge for connection to a...
Shear mode physical deformation of piezoelectric mechanism
A piezoelectric mechanism includes first and second electrodes and a thin film sheet of piezoelectric material. The second electrode is interdigitated in...
Peak energy reduction printhead system
A printhead system to reduce peak energy usage may include a printhead including a plurality of primitives including nozzles. A printhead control module may...
Error correction in acceleration-sensing devices
An acceleration-sensing device having error correction includes a stator having at least one conductor affixed to a surface and a proof mass having a first...
Rotary cutter guide
Verification of serialization codes
An example apparatus may include a processor and a memory device including computer program code. The memory device and the computer program code may, with the...
Hierarchical architecture in a network security system
A network security system having a hierarchical configuration is provided. In one embodiment the present invention includes a plurality of subsystems, where...
Enhancing test scripts
Example embodiments disclosed herein relate to enhancing test scripts with dynamic data. The disclosed embodiments include receiving production data that...
Computing entities, platforms and methods operable to perform operations
selectively using different...
Described herein is a computing platform incorporating a trusted entity, which is controllable to perform cryptographic operations using selected ones of a...
System call interception
System call interception is activated for an application process. It is recorded that system call interception is active for the application process. Ongoing...
Secure computer system update
In one embodiment a computer system, comprises a processor, a trusted platform module comprising at least one platform configuration register, a basic...
Concurrent request scheduling
A method of storage access scheduling for a memory device for a workload of different priority access requests including access requests having a real-time...
Method and system for switching between remote console sessions
Logging into a remote computer by way of a management processor to initiate a remote console session and switching between a default remote console session and...
Printer vapor treatment preheating
A printer applies an imaging material to form an image, withdraws vapors from the applied imaging material and treats the withdrawn vapors with a vapor...
Image clustering using a personal clothing model
The disclosure relates to a system and a method for generating clothing feature data representative of at least one clothing feature of a piece of clothing...
Parallelly coupled stackable network switching device
A network switching device includes at least two stacking ports, each stacking port being connectable via a stacking cable to a stack including at least one...
Reading memory elements within a crossbar array
A method for reading the state of a memory element within a crossbar memory array includes storing a first electric current sensed from a half-selected target...
Stylus having a retractable connector
Embodiments of the present invention disclose a stylus having a retractable connector for use with a computing device. According to one embodiment, the stylus...
Determining new color values of an image based on an activity map
A method comprises computing an activity map for an input image. The activity map indicates an amount of variable spatial activity in the input image. The...
Work flow and finishing for print production of photograph images
Providing for workflow and finishing solutions for printing are disclosed herein. By way of example, disclosed workflow provides grouping and managing a...
Time lag determination between audio channels
A system comprises logic adapted to concurrently provide an electrical signal to each of a plurality of audio channels. An acoustic sensor is coupled to the...
Determining a layout of graphic objects according to a layout density map
A method performed by a physical computing system for determining a layout of graphic objects (802) according to a layout density map (300) includes generating...
An illuminated latch apparatus is provided. The illuminated latch apparatus can include a latch member 100 with at least one surface 110 having a channel 120...
Stabilized light source having luminance feedback control
An optical lighting apparatus having a constant luminance with a drive current controlled by a controller unit. A temperature controlled photodetector...
Nanoscale switching devices with partially oxidized electrodes
A nanoscale switching device is provided. The device comprises: a first electrode of a nanoscale width; a second electrode of a nanoscale width; an active...
Computer with integrated light
A computer system is described herein. An embodiment of the computer system comprises a first portion comprising a keyboard and a second portion comprising a...
Print method, print apparatus and printed upon medium
A print method, print apparatus and printed medium include forming a black portion of an image from two inks. The first ink (62) includes first carbon black...
Inkjet printers, ink stream modulators, and methods to generate droplets
from an ink stream
Ink jet printers, ink stream modulators, and methods to generate droplets from an ink stream are disclosed. An example method to generate droplets from an ink...
Printer credit management
A printer credit management method is disclosed, the method includes receiving a code at a printer. From the code, a printer identifier and a credit value are...
Removing piezoelectric material using electromagnetic radiation
Electromagnetic radiation is transmitted through a piezoelectric material and is absorbed in at least an adhesive that bonds the piezoelectric material to...
Method and system to secure a computing device
In one embodiment, a first instruction prescribing a setting for a feature is defined. A second instruction prescribing a first action is defined. A third...
Systems and methods for providing and processing print-augmented broadcast
A process for providing a print-augmented broadcast signal for transmission to one or more convention broadcast receiver includes receiving a broadcast signal...
Resource ejectability in multiprocessor systems
In one embodiment, a multiprocessor computer system comprises at least a first partition having a first operating system and a second partition having a second...
Moving a logical device between processor modules in response to
identifying a varying load pattern
Utilization of the processor modules is monitored. A varying load pattern including at least one of a bursty behavior or an oscillatory behavior of the...
Re-sizing user interface object on touch sensitive display
A resizable user interface object on a touch sensitive display is resized based on detection of first and second contacts at first and second locations on the...