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Multi-function imaging and printing device accessory
Docking station for computing devices
System and method for determining the fault-tolerance of an erasure code
A method for determining a fault tolerance of an erasure code includes deriving base erasure patterns from a generator matrix of an erasure code, determining...
Changing of shared encryption key
A system comprises a first operating environment and a second operating environment. The first and second operating environments exchange information in...
Remote configuration of computing platforms
An embodiment of the invention relates to a computing platform (10) having an attribute (241) that is configurable by a remote system (350), the computing...
Selection of boot drive in a computer system
A boot drive of a computing system is identified during at least two runtime environment of the computer system. The computer system includes at least two...
Intelligent cache management
An exemplary storage network, storage controller, and methods of operation are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of managing cache memory in a storage...
Computer system with peripheral modules attached to a display/CPU assembly
A modular computer includes a display with a docking station on its back side. A CPU module connects to the docking station. Peripheral modules connect with the...
History based search service operable with multiple applications and
A method, a device and a computer readable storage medium for enhancing user experience associated with searching data associated with one or more...
File access management system
In one embodiment a method of managing file access in a computer system comprises recording at least one file access attribute information over a period of...
Modifying length of synchronization quanta of simulation time in which
execution of nodes is simulated
Nodes interconnected by a network have their substantially parallel execution simulated. Substantially parallel execution of the nodes during a current quantum...
Housing for mobile computing device having construction to slide and pivot
into multiple positions
A housing for a computing device is provided that includes a base segment and a frontal segment. The base segment and the frontal segment may be coupled to...
Techniques to manage vehicle communications
Techniques to manage vehicle communications are described. A mobile computing device may include a communication module operative to establish a first...
Method and apparatus for supplying billing information a communication
According to one aspect of the present invention, there is provided a method, in a billing system, of supplying information to a communication device,...
Image reconstruction for unordered microwell plates
The present invention is embodied in an image reconstruction method for analyzing unordered microwell plates, including acquiring a digital image of a microwell...
Annotating stimulus based on determined emotional response
A method of annotating audio-visual data is disclosed. The method includes detecting a plurality of facial expressions in an audience based on a stimulus,...
Calibrating at least one system microphone
A system including at least one system microphone, a processor connected to computer readable memory and the at least one system microphone, a measurement...
Embodiments of interferometric communication are disclosed.
Multi-stream communication processing
The processing of multi-streaming communication includes an association between a sender and a receiver established over a communications network. The...
Network switch using managed addresses for fast route lookup
Described is a switch architecture that combines address management with simplified hardware to implement fast route lookup within network switches such as...
System and method for processing network packet flows
A system and method provides a broadband network node for a best effort network such as the Internet or intranets which supports the inexpensive and rapid...
Imaging system and method
Imaging systems and methods for actuating image sensors based on alignment are disclosed. An example method includes determining by a controller an alignment of...
Hard copy re-emission color measurement system
Hard copy re-emission color measurement system, comprising a light arrangement for emitting light onto a hard copy, a light detector arranged to detect light...
Switching display mode of electronic device
One embodiment receives a single click from a user to switch an electronic device between a mouse mode and a touch mode.
Method for modulating a signal
A method for modulating a signal transmitted by a first device to a second device which is energised by the signal, wherein the first device is further arranged...
Composition and ink receiving system incorporating the composition
A composition includes an alkenyl succinic anhydride sizing agent or an alkyl ketene dimer sizing agent. The alkenyl succinic anhydride sizing agent is present...
Automatic image color and contrast optimization system based on cartridge
A hand-held printer includes an ink supply and a graphical interface configured to display a preview of an image prior to printing and wherein the image preview...
Method and apparatus to adjust distance calculations
In one embodiment, a distance that a target moves is calculated utilizing an optical sensor. A first temperature of a first portion of the optical sensor is...
Anti-counterfeit marking for a product, comprising: a tamper evident marker attached to or integrated with a product or packaging for a product and having a...
Methods and systems for managing a potential security threat to a network
Methods, systems and computer readable mediums storing computer executable programs for managing a potential security threat to a network are disclosed. Network...
A firmware bundle is download to a non-operational storage area without changing a live copy of firmware in a device. The firmware bundle is downloaded in order...
Method and system of error logging
Method and system of error logging. At least some of the illustrative embodiments are methods including detecting assertion of an error pin by a processor...
Error log consolidation
A system for error log consolidation is disclosed herein. A server computer includes a plurality of system processors and error log consolidation logic. The...
Method and apparatus for power management
An electronic device includes a processor configured to run a plurality of applications, a power supply coupled to the processor, and a database coupled to the...
Power-state change as a function of direction of right-to-use status
The present invention provides a computer-implemented limited right-to-use business method. In response to a command to change the right-to-use status of at...
System and method for secure operating system boot
There is provided a method for operating a basic input/output system (BIOS) of a pay-as-you go computer system. In one example embodiment, the method includes...
Deep packet inspection (DPI) using a DPI core
Illustrated is a system for performing Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) that includes a core to prepare a data packet for transmission. Further, the system includes...
Modular, dynamically extensible, and integrated storage area network
A client-server based Storage Area Network (SAN) management system provides easy to use and uniform multiple user interfaces such as web interface and windows...
Methods for pairing text snippets to file activity
A method collects user interface events and file system events to capture text snippets in focus on an output device. The method then pairs the text snippets...
Database query profiler
A query profiling system and associated operating methods implement a database query profiler. The illustrative database system comprises a parser, a query...
Communication terminal with a parameterised bandwidth expansion, and
method for the bandwidth expansion thereof
The disclosure relates to a communication terminal having a bandwidth expansion device for expanding the bandwidth of a narrowband voice signal, on a...
Method and system for device reconfiguration for defect amelioration
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to cost-effective defect amelioration in manufactured electronic devices that include nanoscale components....
Optically and electrically actuatable devices
Disclosed herein are optically and electrically actuatable devices. The optically and electrically actuatable device includes an insulating substrate, two...
Network resource teaming on a per virtual network basis
A computer system teams its network resource ports on a per virtual network basis. The system configures one or more virtual networks. For each of the one or...
Network service monitoring
Network devices, systems, and methods are described that perform network service monitoring. One method includes examining a number of packets received by a...
Medium for use in a tape drive apparatus having identification segment and
a segment identification pattern
A tape medium has an identification segment located on a transparent leader segment of the tape medium for optical detection of the segment identification...
System and method for visualization of objects using energy minimization
of customized potential functions
The present invention, an object display system, provides a system and method for positioning objects on a viewing area. One embodiment can be viewed as...
Three-dimensional contact-sensitive feature for electronic devices
An electronic device is formed at least partially from a deflectable material that generates an electrical signal in response to contact. The first material is...
Integrated circuit device including a bifunctional core material in a
A method is disclosed for forming a chamber in an electronic device, including the steps of preparing an outer surface on a solidified core material, the...
A non-volatile field-effect device. The non-volatile field-effect device includes a source, a drain, a channel-formation portion and a memristive gate. The...