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Rendering and sorting book search results as three dimensional icons
Illustrated is a system and method to prepare for display, within a Graphical User Interface (GUI), a subset selection pane, an icon and summary pane, and a...
Computer system with a fan and a temperature monitoring unit
A computer system includes a processor and a fan operative to provide cooling airflow for reducing a temperature of the processor, the fan having a temperature...
Integrity verification of pseudonymized documents
One or more methods of generating a pseudonymizable document are described. A method comprises receiving a set of subdocuments and generating a first set of...
Interconnecting computing modules to form an integrated system
Systems, methods and portable devices are provided for interconnecting one or more computing modules within an enclosure together to form an integrated system....
Apparatus and method for accessing command line interface information from
A method and apparatus for accessing information from a network device, said device being managed through a command line interface, said method comprising...
Managing network connections
Connections for sources to connect to a network are managed by storing connection profiles identifying network attributes for the connections. Each connection...
Methods for IT network representation and associated computer program
A method of creating an IT-network representation including automatically discoverable active elements and not automatically discoverable, passive elements. A...
Integration of static and dynamic data for database entities and the
unified presentation thereof
A method is disclosed for presenting static and dynamic data corresponding to an entity within an application on a mobile device. An entity object is created as...
Method and system for processing text
An exemplary embodiment of the present invention provides a method of processing an electronic text document. The method includes obtaining a character from the...
Optimizing retrieval of object-associated information
A method of optimizing the retrieval of object-associated information may include identifying data associated with an object identification. At least one...
External load port magazine and storage system and method of using same
An external load port magazine for use with a storage unit includes a casing detachably mountable on an exterior of the storage unit and defining therein a...
Method for bypassing passkey exchange and authentication procedures
A method and system thereof for establishing a wireless connection to a device while bypassing passkey exchange and authentication procedures. Passkeys are...
Techniques for enhanced co-existence of co-located radios
Techniques for enhanced co-existence for co-located radios are described. A mobile computing device may comprise a first radio module operative to communicate...
Optical fiber coupling systems and methods for fabricating the same
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to optical fiber coupling systems and to methods for fabricating optical fiber coupling systems. In...
Digital image degraining filter and method
A method of filtering and a degraining filter employ lowest edge activity (LEA) to assign a pixel value in a filtered image. A method of filtering includes...
Communications link health monitoring
A reference signal of reference pulses occurring at a uniform reference pulse rate is received. An error event signal of error event pulses occurring at a...
Optical disc embossed features
A method for forming an optical disc includes forming a first disc portion, forming a second disc portion, coupling the first disc portion to the second disc...
Memory array with metal-insulator transition switching devices
A memory array with Metal-Insulator Transition (MIT) switching devices includes a set of row lines intersecting a set of column lines and a memory element...
Flexible circuit for use with a magnetic head
A flexible circuit having a first end attached to a clamping mechanism and a second end attached to a carriage to move, a magnetic head to read a tape. The...
Providing printable content
In one embodiment, a registry of network-connected printers that are members of a social print group is maintained at a computer system. Content is obtained. A...
In an exemplary device implementation, the device includes: a scanner capable of scanning a scanning target to produce an electronic image of the scanning...
Method and system for activating an application on a portable electronic
A method and system for activating an application on a portable electronic device are disclosed. A method of activating an application on a portable electronic...
Systems and methods of charging super-capacitors
Systems and methods for charging a super-capacitor are disclosed. An exemplary method may include outputting a controllable signal, such as a pulse width...
Protection of printed images from gasfade
A print medium having increased resistance to gasfade. An inhibitor comprising a sulfur-containing polymer is incorporated into the print medium. The...
Print head die slot ribs
Methods and an apparatus are disclosed, wherein a print head die includes a slot and ribs across the slot. The ribs are recessed from one or both sides of the die.
Micro writing and reading
In one embodiment, a printing device includes: a print engine configured to apply marking material to print media; a laser writer configured to expose the print...
Decurler and stabilizer for light-weight papers
A decurler to decurl a curled printing media being transported into a release area, the decurler comprising: a) at least one guide arm against which the...
Housing for a mobile computing device
Method and system for online image security
An online application enables an end user to navigate to a web site, upload digital images, and to combine those images with words in a stylized template to...
Establishing a trust relationship between computing entities
A first computing entity provides evidence to a second computing entity to demonstrate that the first computing entity has a trusted configuration specification...
Navigating through menus of a handheld computer
A technique to navigate through one or more menus of a handheld computer is disclosed. In one embodiment, the technique uses a handheld device having a first...
User interface for presenting a list of thumbnail items associated with
A user interface allows a user to access media items by selecting from a list of thumbnail items associated with the media items. Various techniques are used to...
Power sharing between portable computer system and peripheral devices
A peripheral device and a method for operating a peripheral device is disclosed. The peripheral device includes one or more connection mechanisms for coupling...
Method and apparatus for managing a hierarchy of nodes
Processing apparatus, such as a trusted platform, is provided with an access-control arrangement for handling a tree-structured hierarchy such as a key...
Method and system for allocating storage space
A method is provided method for allocating storage space. The method includes obtaining performance parameters for a storage pool, wherein the performance...
Managing data storage systems
A method, system and computer program product for managing data storage systems. The data storage system being coupled to a volume storage pool as data storage...
Method and system for low-powered data transmission
One embodiment of the present invention is a sensor comprising one or more sensing devices, data-transmission components that transmit sensor data to a...
Techniques to exchange information for multiple modems
Techniques are disclosed involving the exchange of information with multiple modems. For instance, an apparatus includes a host device, a plurality of modems,...
Network server and method of discovery of a network node
A network node in a computer network is discovered in response to a network node being reconnected to the network. The discovery procedure is initiated by an...
Method and apparatus for configuring information for multiple network
A computer program product that provides a graphical user interface for configuring communication information for multiple network service providers on a...
Data processing system and method
A system and method for processing data are described. The method quantizes a portion of data processed at a first node within a distributed database processing...
System and method for data stream processing
A method and system for processing a data stream are described. The method executes, until the occurrence of a cut condition, a map function from a set of query...
System and method for using indexes to parse static XML documents
A method, executed on a computing device, and a corresponding system, allow software applications to easily access data contained in a static XML document by...
Transformation of directed acyclic graph query plans to linear query plans
Methods, computer-readable storage media and computer systems are provided for transforming a directed acyclic graph ("DAG") query plan into a linear plan. A...
Matching service entities with candidate resources
A method comprises using a processor to list candidate resources that may be matched with a plurality of service entities. The method also comprises eliminating...
Method of, and system for, classification count adjustment
A classification count adjustment system for adjusting a count estimate of items in a dataset D classified into a class is disclosed. The system includes a...
Scaling a prediction model of resource usage of an application in a
Described herein is a method for scaling a prediction model of resource usage of an application in a virtual environment, comprising: providing a predetermined...
According to one aspect of the present invention, there is provided a method, in a network having access to a billing system, of debiting a subscribers account...
Shared antenna architecture for multiple co-located radio modules
A shared antenna architecture for multiple co-located radio modules is disclosed. For example, an apparatus may include an antenna, a first transceiver to...
System and method for cable monitoring
Embodiments include methods, apparatus, and systems for cable monitoring. One embodiment includes a method that receives data from an optical transceiver...