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Low noise amplifier
A method for low noise signal amplification includes modifying a signal by way of a first amplification stage and conveying the modified signal to a second...
A magnetometer includes a tapered microfiber having a curved portion, an excitation laser in optical communication with the tapered microfiber, and a...
Flexible electrical substrate
A flexible substrate layer having metallic bus-lines and connecting stitches is formed. A trace layer having electrical traces and thermal vias is also formed....
Method and apparatus for forming a photodiode
A method for forming a photodiode is provided. The method comprises: providing a region of semiconductor material having a first surface and a second surface;...
Photoconductor structure processing methods and imaging device
Photoconductor structure processing methods and imaging device photoconductor structures are described. According to one embodiment, a photoconductor structure...
Tensioning print media
A method of tensioning multiple webs of print media for a web printer is presented. The method comprises the steps of: feeding each print media web through a...
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...
System and method for implementing a shared platform or software resource
for coupled computing devices
A computing device includes a communication port, memory resources, and one or more processors. The one or more processors are configured to combine with the...
Methods and apparatus for providing menu data to a storage automation
In a method for displaying menus on a storage automation library, a user's input to the library is processed and, in response thereto, either 1) a menu derived...
Method and system for characterising a web site by sampling
A method of characterising a web site by sampling, the method comprising, the repeated steps of: accessing a URL; receiving a web page; analysing the URL and...
Collecting network-level packets into a data structure in response to an
A sniffer device determines whether an abnormal condition is present in a network communication. In response to determining that the abnormal condition is...
Mechanism for sharing web based imaging information from a unix terminal
The method of the present invention is capable of providing distributed imaging capability to a user of a computing device within a UNIX printing environment....
Server for authenticating clients using file system permissions
A computer system comprises a server that serves a plurality of clients and performs client authentication and authorization during client login to the server...
Over-the-air device services and management
An over-the-air device services and management system includes a web applications server for providing a software download service, an account management server...
System and method for providing content to a mobile device
A method of providing content to a mobile device includes accessing data provided by an information management application running on a mobile device using a...
A quantum repeater includes a transmitter portion including a source, a set of matter systems, and an optical system. The source produces a probe pulse in a...
Method and system for secure storage, transmission and control of
A system and method are described supporting secure implementations of 3DES and other strong cryptographic algorithms. A secure key block having control, key,...
Discovery of virtual private networks
A method is described of discovering at least one Virtual Private Network (VPN) automatically within a network comprising a plurality of network elements...
Bi-directional communication between printer and client
A method of enabling bi-directional communication in a point and print (PnP) architecture between a printer and a client includes initiating a PnP installation...
Optical devices for surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy
An optical device for surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy includes a substrate, and at least one antenna established thereon. The at least one antenna including...
High transparency integrated enclosure touch screen assembly for a
portable hand held device
An integrated enclosure/touch screen assembly. A touch screen assembly consisting of a display mechanism and optical sensor mechanism are enclosed within a...
Methods for formulating latexes suitable for thermal ink-jet applications
A method of formulating a latex ink composition for a specific application temperature can include the steps of determining an application temperature for the...
Keyboard stiffening system
A keyboard stiffening system comprising a keyboard assembly having a plurality of key assemblies coupled to a support plate, the support plate having at least...
Housing for a mobile computing device
System and method for providing secured access to mobile devices
A system and method for providing secured access of a mobile device is disclosed herein. Access to data included in the mobile device is permitted when the...
Dynamic network access control method and apparatus
A method of network access control identifies, in response to a request by an end node to access a network, attributes of the end node and of a device receiving...
Controlling access privileges in a wireless domain
Various systems, methods, and programs executable on a computer readable medium are provided for providing secure communications in a wireless domain. In one...
Point-of-sale enablement of optical storage media
An apparatus includes an optical data storage medium comprising a longitudinal portion at a resting location and a counterweight attached to the optical data...
Method of controlling thread access to a synchronization object
A method of controlling thread access to a synchronization object is described. The method comprises waking a sleeping first thread after release, by a second...
Context based virtualization
Methods, systems, apparatuses and program products are disclosed for managing device virtualization in hypervisor and hypervisor-related environment which...
Method and system for representing Web service activity through a user
A method and apparatus for representing Web service activity utilizes a user interface. Components of the user interface present a changing graphical feature...
Image composition evaluation
In a method of evaluating compositional quality of a layout orientation of an image, image saliency data is received for an image to be presented in a viewing...
Data formatting in data storage
A method of processing data comprising arranging data into a data group comprising a plurality of sub groups each said subgroup comprising a plurality of...
Multi-channel memory connection system and method
A multi-channel memory connection system comprises a circuit board comprising a plurality of memory connectors, at least one of the plurality of memory...
Activation of mobile computing device on a cellular network
An automated network registration and activation system and method of the present invention automatically configures a communication network device for...
Method and system of controlling computer system external effects for a
computer game, the external effects...
A method and system of controlling computer system external effects. At least some of the illustrative embodiments may be a computer system comprising a...
Method and apparatus for detecting predefined signatures in packet payload
A method and apparatus for detecting predefined signatures in packet payload is disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of string matching in a network packet...
System and method for providing support services using administrative
rights on a client computer
A method is provided for enabling a support program to provide services using imported administrative rights on a client computer for a user without...
Dynamic pinning remote direct memory access
A dynamic pinning remote direct memory access is performed by creating sections of data to be transferred through a remote direct memory access. Each section...
Shadow directory structure in a distributed segmented file system
Embodiments described herein describe a file server used in an association with devices to implement a distributed-file system. The file server includes...
Determining, storing, and analyzing product country classifications
A method and system for determining, storing, and analyzing product country classifications is disclosed. In one embodiment, a classification for a part is...
Imaging device configuration methods and imaging device management methods
A method includes determining, by a processor within a peripheral device, that an amount of a consumable associated with the peripheral device has decreased...
Accuracy in a prediction of resource usage of an application in a virtual
Described herein is a system for improving accuracy in a prediction of resource usage of an application running in a virtual environment. The system comprises a...
Data center synthesis
A data center is designed by determining a compute description that describes computer resources to be used in the system from design requirements and models of...
Image forming system cleaning station with waste toner collection
A cleaning station is usable with an image forming apparatus that has at least one developer configured to deliver toner of a first polarity to a latent image...
Tunnel configuration associated with packet checking in a network
A network, network devices, and methods are described for packet processing. A method includes using logic on a first network device to select a checking...
On-chip and chip-to-chip routing using a processor element/router
A system and method is shown for on-chip and chip-to-chip routing. The system and method includes a processor element residing on a processor die to process a...
Methods and systems for managing network traffic within a virtual network
Methods, systems and computer readable mediums storing computer executable programs for managing network traffic within a virtual network system. A virtual...
Printing of documents with position identification pattern
A system for printing documents 100 having a position identifying pattern 108 on them comprises a memory 403 arranged to have a document definition 410 stored...
Hand-held browser transcoding
A method of processing data using a portable electronic device includes transcoding, using a processor of the portable electronic device, a first webpage to...