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A media receiver identifies attributes of a media station to which the media receiver is currently tuned. The media receiver monitors the signal quality of the...
Geo-fence notification management
Embodiments for geo-fence notification management are generally described herein. A mobile device for geo-fence notification management may include a...
Methods for adaptive voice interaction
A method for adaptive voice interaction includes monitoring voice communications between a service recipient and a service representative, measuring a set of...
Mobile content management for offline content access
A method includes performing operations as follows on a processor: associating content stored on a data processing system with an event associated with a user,...
Communication of multimedia data streams over multiple communication lanes
A transmitter and receiver for communication of multimedia streams across a multi-lane communications link. The transmitter packetizes multimedia streams...
Interconnection mechanism for multiple data streams
An audiovisual signal is converted from a native format to a digital, packetized interchange format and transported between a capture node and a display node...
Service channel authentication processing hub
A computer system receives a service request over a service channel from a user device, initiates a challenge to the user device to provide authentication...
Virtual multicarrier design for orthogonal frequency division multiple
Embodiments of the present invention provide a virtual multicarrier design for orthogonal frequency division multiple access communications. Other embodiments...
System and method for providing near real-time tsunami notification with
the aid of a digital computer
A pinpoint forecast of the possible impact of a tsunami is created by processing near real-time tsunami data, including seismic data or wave data obtained using...
Apparatus for visible light communications in accordance with UFSOOK and
Embodiments may provide a way of communicating via an electromagnetic radiator, or light source, that can be amplitude modulated such as light emitting diode...
Output stage for near rail operation
Apparatus and method for an output stage of an amplifier are disclosed. A current source circuit provides current to a transistor connected to the amplifier...
Conductive oxide random access memory (CORAM) cell and method of
Conductive oxide random access memory (CORAM) cells and methods of fabricating CORAM cells are described. For example, a material layer stack for a memory...
Perpendicular MTJ stacks with magnetic anisotrophy enhancing layer and
crystallization barrier layer
Magnetic tunnel junctions (MTJ) suitable for spin transfer torque memory (STTM) devices, include perpendicular magnetic layers and one or more anisotropy...
An apparatus for collecting solar energy, including a first panel, wherein the first panel allows at least 50% of incident light having a wavelength in the...
Extreme high mobility CMOS logic
A CMOS device includes a PMOS transistor with a first quantum well structure and an NMOS device with a second quantum well structure. The PMOS and NMOS...
Heterogeneous semiconductor material integration techniques
Techniques are disclosed for heteroepitaxial growth of a layer of lattice-mismatched semiconductor material on an initial substrate, and transfer of a...
Diagonal hardmasks for improved overlay in fabricating back end of line
Self-aligned via and plug patterning using diagonal hardmasks for improved overlay in fabricating back end of line (BEOL) interconnects is described. In an...
Method of conditioning vacuum chamber of semiconductor substrate
A method of conditioning a vacuum chamber of a semiconductor substrate processing apparatus includes forming a layer of an organic polymeric film on plasma or...
Energy post qualification for phrase spotting
In one embodiment, a computing device can detect an utterance of a target phrase within an acoustic input signal. The computing device can further determine a...
Technologies for determining a threat assessment based on fear responses
Technologies for determining a threat assessment based on fear responses comprises monitoring sensor data received from a sensor array located at a monitored...
Smartphone-based methods and systems
Methods and arrangements involving portable devices, such as smartphones and tablet computers, are disclosed. Exemplary arrangements utilize the camera portions...
Method and system for performing mobile device-to-machine payments
A device with one or more processors, memory, and two or more communication capabilities obtains, from a payment module, an authorization request via a first...
Secure vault service for software components within an execution
Embodiments of apparatuses, articles, methods, and systems for secure vault service for software components within an execution environment are generally...
Providing a peripheral component interconnect (PCI)-compatible transaction
level protocol for a system on a...
In one embodiment, the present invention includes an apparatus having an adapter to communicate according to a personal computer (PC) protocol and a second...
Peripheral protocol negotiation
Systems and methods of operating a computing system may involve utilizing at least one of a peripheral protocol negotiation and a universal connector to...
Sharing embedded hardware resources
Technologies for facilitating inter-system-on-a-chip (SoC) communication include a first SoC, a second SoC, and a dedicated manageability controller network....
Branch prediction power reduction
In one embodiment, a microprocessor is provided. The microprocessor includes a branch prediction unit. The branch prediction unit is configured to track the...
Cladding light stripper and method of manufacturing
A cladding stripper includes a plurality of transversal notches or grooves in the outer surface of an exposed inner cladding of a double clad optical fiber....
Hierarchical fault prediction, detection and localization in PV systems
with distributed electronics
A method of detecting faults in a solar power system includes monitoring at least one operating parameter including outputs from a solar module, inputs and...
Dynamically measuring power consumption in a processor
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a processor having multiple cores to independently execute instructions, a first sensor to measure a first...
Biocompatible and bioabsorbable derivatized chitosan compositions
The invention relates to biocompatible, bioabsorbable derivatized non-crosslinked chitosan compositions optionally crosslinked to gelatin/collagen by...
An analysis cartridge the includes a main body portion and a filter assembly. The main body portion includes an upper portion that defines an upper chamber and...
Human pluripotent embryonic stem cells produced by nuclear transfer using
a somatic cell nucleus treated with...
Human pluripotent embryonic stem cells produced by somatic cell nuclear transfer as well as methods of making and using said human pluripotent embryonic stem...
VMAT inhibitory compounds
Disclosed herein are compounds that bind to the vesicular monoamine transporter 2 (VMAT2), pharmaceutical compositions comprising those compounds, and methods...
Methods of preparing Tecovirimat
Disclosed are methods for the preparation of Tecovirimat for the treatment or prophylaxis of viral infections and diseases associated therewith, particularly...
Bicycle frame and method of converting to electronic shifting system
The present disclosure relates to devices and methods of converting a bicycle frame from a mechanical gear-shifting configuration to an electronic gear-shifting...
Bundling and transporting elongated articles
Bundling multiple elongated articles comprises: loading the articles into a stationary bunk rack; positioning pairs of bundling members vertically against...
A binder clip includes a generally triangular clamp including a first side between a mouth and a first vertex, a second side between the mouth and a second...
Printer head with airflow management system
A printing system includes a printer head with an airflow management system. The airflow management system includes an air splitter on the leading edge of the...
Selective purging of ink jets to limit purge mass
A method of performing maintenance on a printhead of an imaging device includes the detection of at least one contaminated ink jet in a printhead. A first...
Method of making a golf ball
The disclosure provides a method of making a golf ball with a reduced gate defect. The method may include using a mold that has a mold cavity with a mold...
Centrifugal casting method
A method of assembling a centrifugal casting apparatus includes positioning a wedge on a rotatable axis and positioning at least two molds into sealing...
Fitness training system with energy expenditure calculation that uses
multiple sensor inputs
Systems and methods for prompting a user to perform an exercise and monitoring the exercise are provided. Multiple independent sensors or sensor systems may be...
Method and apparatus for retaining medical implants within body vessels
The present application describes a retention device for anchoring a medical device within the vasculature. The device may include expandable member coupled to...
Nanoparticles comprising drug, a non-ionizable cellulosic polymer and
tocopheryl polyethylene glocol succinate
A pharmaceutical composition comprises nanoparticles comprising a poorly water soluble drug, a non-ionizable cellulosic polymer, and TPGS.
Article of footwear with a stretchable upper and an articulated sole
An article of footwear is disclosed that includes at least one of a stretchable upper and an articulated sole structure. The upper may include an exterior layer...
Footwear with interchangeable sole structure elements
A shoe may comprise an upper and a sole structure that includes a plurality of support elements located in a plantar region. Each of the support elements may be...
Article of footwear incorporating a knitted component with tensile strand
An upper for an article of footwear is configured to be connected to a sole structure. The upper includes a knitted component having a base portion that is...
Environmentally controlled greenhouse with integrated organic and
self-sustainable capable grow system
An environmentally controlled greenhouse and integrated automated grow system that is designed to utilize self-sustainable sources of nutrient/fertilizers or...