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Printer accessory module for high capacity printing
A printer accessory module for coupling to a printer to increase its printing capacity. The printer accessory module includes an auxiliary media module for...
Inks, printing methods and printing devices
There is provided a printing device that includes an ink applicator and a shaping fluid outlet adapted to dispense a shaping fluid onto curable ink applied by...
Fluid supply system
A fluid supply system for a printing device is disclosed. The fluid supply system includes an ink reservoir adapting member operatively disposed within an ink...
Apparatus and methods for compensation of thermal and hydroscopic
expansion effects in a low cost motion...
Disclosed are apparatus and methods for compensating for the change in length of an encoder strip due to environmental effects such as temperature and humidity....
Multi-function imaging and printing device
Power supply unit
Managing jobs in shared file systems
Embodiments include methods, apparatus, and systems for managing jobs in a shared file system. One embodiment includes a method that intercepts file accesses...
Accounting for resource usage time by a virtual machine
A technique for accounting for resource usage time by virtual machines is provided according to which a virtual machine observes a non-virtual timer to...
System and method for providing compliant mapping between chip bond
locations and package bond locations for an...
A system and method for providing compliant mapping between chip bond locations of an IC and corresponding package bond locations is disclosed. Package design...
Applying power to a network interface
A host device capable of communicating with an external network. The host device may comprise a power-application unit and a network interface. The ...
Access to data stored in a file system
Presented is a method of operating a server to enable a client to access data stored by a file system. The method comprises: receiving from the client a request...
Using an encyclopedia to build user profiles
Described are various embodiments which enable organizations to track and use knowledge and expertise of their associated individuals. An organization can use...
Managing storage of data in a data structure
A particular data value is represented as a group of segments stored in corresponding entries of a data structure. Additional data values represented by...
Root cause analysis in a system having a plurality of inter-related
A method of performing root cause analysis for use in a system comprising a plurality of inter-related elements, wherein at least some of the elements...
Engine for performing root cause and effect analysis
An engine for performing root cause analysis on a system comprising a plurality of elements in a modeled domain, the engine comprising a module loader and...
Systems and methods for collaborative filtering using collaborative
A database includes a list of members of a first group, a list of members of a second group, and ratings for at least some of the members of the second group....
System and method for incorporating qualitative inputs into econometric
Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for incorporating qualitative factors into an econometric model. Time series data describing the...
Prediction of financial performance for a given portfolio of marketing
Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for quantifying financial impact of marketing investments. Time series data describing the...
Methods and systems for forecasting with model-based PDF estimates
Disclosed herein are systems and methods for forecasting with model-based PDF (probability density function) estimates. Some method embodiments may comprise:...
Optimizing a prediction of resource usage of multiple applications in a
Predicting resource usage of applications running in a virtual environment may include executing benchmarks in a native system and collecting first traces of...
Dynamic networking modes method and apparatus
A portable electronic device is disclosed. The portable electronic device includes a wireless transceiver, a processor coupled to the wireless transceiver, a...
Techniques for tracking destinations on a mobile computing device
Systems and techniques for tracking destinations on a mobile computing device are described. A mobile computing device may comprise or implement hardware or...
Autocropping and autolayout method for digital images
The present invention is a method for manipulating acquired digital images in a computer system, comprising creating a crop cost array for each of a set of...
One-pass filtering and infrared-visible light decorrelation to reduce
noise and distortions
A scanning device includes a scanning mechanism and a processing mechanism. The scanning mechanism scans an image fixed on a medium to generate a digital...
Encoder and decoder and methods of encoding and decoding sequence
information with inserted monitor flags
The present disclosure describes encoding sequence information into a sequence of display frames for display on a display device. An example of encoding...
Image processing method, image processing system and computer program
Provided is an image processing method for cropping at least first and second images for presentation in a template, the first image having a first feature and...
Tunable optical resonator
An optical apparatus includes a substrate comprising a layer of thermally insulating material disposed thereon; an optical resonator disposed on the layer of...
Method and apparatus for recovering a communications connection
A method and apparatus for recovering a communications connection by storing a state variable that pertains to the status of a connection. When there is a need...
An electro-optical display includes colorant particles that are suspended in a carrier fluid. The colorant particles are controlled by three different types of...
Scanning two images of media
In one implementation, a method scans a media to provide a first image and a second image. The method further subtracts the first image from the second image.
Printing and finishing capability for customized document production
system and method
A method of producing a customized document with a printing and finishing system includes registering a capability of the printing and finishing system,...
Shuttering and sealing device
A shuttering and sealing device is disclosed. In one embodiment, the device includes an aperture through which light may pass to an optical sensor, a seal...
A video collaboration method includes examining a video image to locate therein a strip segment containing desired facial features of a second collaborator. The...
Method for reading a tag
In a method for reading a tag, the tag is interrogated with a reader device having an antenna. A waveform of the signal received from the tag in response to the...
System and method for cooling using counter-rotating fans
A system includes two counter-rotating electric fans. A cooling controller is configured to run the fans at first and second operating points responsive to a...
Nanowire bolometer photodetector
A photodetector for the detection of radiated electromagnetic energy includes at least one bolometer nanowire disposed at least partially within a photon trap....
Aerosol particle collection
In one embodiment, an aerosol particle collector includes a duct defining a flow path configured to remove larger particles from aerosol flowing through the...
An over-center mechanism includes a pivoting member, rotatable about a pivot point between first and second positions, a drive gear, having a first radius,...
Additives to eliminate bronzing of ink-jet inks printed on photo media
Anti-bronzing agents are added to ink-jet inks to prevent bronzing of the inks when printed on various types of photographic media. The additive can include one...
Orifice health detection device
An orifice health detection device includes a fixed array of ink ejecting orifices, the ink ejecting orifices configured to eject at least one ink drop, a light...
Enabling network communication from role based authentication
Network communications are secured on clients that do not have a user properly logged in and authenticated. The clients have transmit and/or receive...
Network systems and methods for providing guest access
The present disclosure generally pertains to routers for providing guest access to networks. An integrated router in one exemplary embodiment comprises at least...
Correlation engine with support for time-based rules
A rules engine with support for time-based rules is disclosed. A method performed by the rules engine, comprises receiving security events generated by a number...
Device driver selection
Methods, systems, and devices are provided for device driver selection. One embodiment of a management station includes a processor, memory in communication...
Power setting adjustments by mission operating system in response to
requests from platform manager
A computer system includes software running on a hardware platform. The hardware platform provides a platform manager having an user interface that is...
Look-ahead processor for signaling suitable non-idle performance state for
A look-ahead processor identifies instructions that are at least likely to be executed by a main processor. The look-ahead processor determines a power state...
A machine including a processor, a boot block including an immutable segment and a mutable segment, one or more BIOS images stored on the mutable segment of the...
Method and system for moving active virtual partitions between computers
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to enhancing VPAR monitors to allow an active VPAR to be moved from one machine to another, as well as to...