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US-9,013,493 Low power display port with arbitrary link clock frequency
Embodiments of an apparatus for implementing a display port interface are disclosed. The apparatus may include a source processor and a sink processor coupled...
US-9,013,491 Low-power GPU states for reducing power consumption
The disclosed embodiments provide a system that drives a display from a computer system. During operation, the system detects an idle state in a first...
US-9,013,488 Grouping items in a folder
User interface changes and file system operations related to grouping items in a destination folder are disclosed. A user can group multiple items displayed on...
US-9,013,442 SAR ADC with dynamic input scaling and offset adjustment
An apparatus for generating an image of touch on or about a touch-sensitive surface comprising a touch panel is disclosed. The touch panel can include a...
US-9,013,437 Negative pixel compensation
Negative pixel compensation in a touch sensor panel is disclosed. The panel can compensate for a negative pixel effect in touch signal outputs due to poor...
US-9,013,384 Systems and methods for reducing or eliminating mura artifact using contrast enhanced imagery
Systems, methods, and devices are provided to calibrate an electronic display to reduce or eliminate mura artifacts. Such mura artifacts may be due to...
US-9,013,308 Three dimensional RF signatures
Method and systems to detect tampering in a physical article are described herein. A method includes receiving, at a first point in time, at least two response...
US-9,013,113 Keyboard backlight driver IC
One embodiment of a display backlight driver integrated circuit can be configured for operation in at least two different ways. A first method transfers data...
US-9,012,795 Stacked metal and elastomeric dome for key switch
A low travel keyboard and methods of fabrication are described. The low-travel keyboard is suitable for a thin-profile computing device, such as a laptop...
US-9,012,754 System and method for generating a rhythmic accompaniment for a musical performance
Embodiments of the invention include storing musical elements in a database and processing performance data, where the musical elements including a plurality of...
US-9,012,055 Mechanical supports for improving resistance to mechanical stress in battery cells
The disclosed embodiments provide a battery cell. The battery cell includes a set of layers including a cathode with an active coating, a separator, and an...
US-9,011,997 Multi-layered ceramic enclosure
Techniques for fabricating a laminated ceramic housing that can be used for a handheld computing device that includes an enclosure having structural walls...
US-9,011,623 Composite enclosure
A composite enclosure for housing electronic devices, and methods related thereto, are provided. In particular, in some embodiments, a method of manufacturing a...
US-9,011,183 Receptacle connector with circuitry for determining the configuration of a corresponding plug connector mated...
An electronic device having a housing and a receptacle connector. The receptacle connector includes an opening at an exterior surface of the housing. A...
US-9,011,179 Assembly of a cable
An electrical connection assembly includes a connector and a cable. The connector includes a plug having a multitude of contacts in electrical communication...
US-9,011,176 ESD path for connector receptacle
Circuits, methods, and apparatus that may provide a separation between a signal ground and an enclosure ground such that EMI and ESD circuits are not bypassed....
US-9,011,172 Retention mechanism device
An improved retention mechanism having corresponding retention features is provided herein. The mechanism may include a pair of spring arm retention features in...
US-9,011,161 Retention mechanism device having a lubricating member
A retention latch mechanism having corresponding retention features and stress reducing members is provided herein. In an example embodiment, the retention...
US-D727,357 Display screen or portion thereof with icon
US-D727,199 Band
US-D727,198 Band
US-D727,197 Band
US-RE45,474 Electronic device
US-9,009,789 Diameter signaling for mobile IPv4
The invention consists of a new registration and authentication protocol for between a Mobile Node and a Home Agent. The new protocol uses a novel messaging...
US-9,009,626 Method and apparatus for accelerated scrolling
Improved approaches for users to interact with graphical user interfaces of computing devices are disclosed. A rotational user action supplied by a user via a...
US-9,009,612 Devices, methods, and graphical user interfaces for accessibility using a touch-sensitive surface
A method is performed by an accessible electronic device with a display and a touch-sensitive surface. The method includes: displaying a plurality of user...
US-9,009,547 Advanced programming verification schemes for analog memory cells
A method for data storage includes receiving in a memory device data for storage in a group of analog memory cells. The data is stored in the group by...
US-9,009,541 Efficient trace capture buffer management
A system and method for efficiently storing traces of multiple components in an embedded system. A system-on-a-chip (SOC) includes a trace unit for collecting...
US-9,009,528 Scalar readXF instruction for processing vectors
The described embodiments include a processor that handles faults. The processor first receives an input vector, a control vector, and a predicate vector, each...
US-9,009,475 Apparatus and methods for storing electronic access clients
Apparatus and methods for storing and controlling access control clients. In one embodiment, transmitting and receiving devices ensure that only one copy of an...
US-9,009,451 Instruction type issue throttling upon reaching threshold by adjusting counter increment amount for issued...
A system and method for reducing power consumption through issue throttling of selected problematic instructions. A power throttle unit within a processor...
US-9,009,445 Memory management unit speculative hardware table walk scheme
A system and method for efficiently handling translation look-aside buffer (TLB) misses. A memory management unit (MMU) detects when a given virtual address...
US-9,009,383 Memory controller mapping on-the-fly
Systems, methods, and devices for dynamically mapping and remapping memory when a portion of memory is activated or deactivated are provided. In accordance with...
US-9,009,377 Edge-triggered interrupt conversion in a system employing level-sensitive interrupts
In an embodiment, a system includes an interrupt controller, one or more CPUs coupled to the interrupt controller, a communication fabric, one or more...
US-9,009,369 Lookahead scheme for prioritized reads
A circular queue implementing a scheme for prioritized reads is disclosed. In one embodiment, a circular queue (or buffer) includes a number of storage...
US-9,009,297 Method and apparatus for idling a network connection
The described embodiments include a system that configures a network interface. During operation, the system receives a signal from an operating system...
US-9,009,201 Extended database search
Methods, program products, and systems implementing integrated repository of structured and unstructured data are disclosed. An integrated environment is...
US-9,009,118 Temporal metadata track
A description of types of metadata can provide, in one embodiment, an index to the types of metadata in a time based metadata track that can be associated with...
US-9,009,115 Restoring electronic information
Systems and methods are provided for automatic detection of data loss to system or a particular application. In one implementation a method is provided. The...
US-9,009,048 Method, medium, and system detecting speech using energy levels of speech frames
A speech recognition method, medium, and system. The method includes detecting an energy change of each frame making up signals including speech and non-speech...
US-9,008,633 Methods to determine availability of user based on mobile phone status
A command is received at an operating system of a first mobile phone for displaying contact information of a remote user having a mobile phone number of a...
US-9,008,580 Configuring a codec for communicating audio data using a Bluetooth network connection
In the described embodiments, when configuring a Bluetooth network connection between a first electronic device and a second electronic device, the first...
US-9,008,106 Enhanced encapsulation mechanism using GRE protocol
Wireless gateway nodes are enabled to support mobile node services, such as content based billing, when a data treatment server is present in the system. Using...
US-9,008,036 Pilot scheme for a MIMO communication system
The present invention employs a pilot scheme for frequency division multiple access (FDM) communication systems, such as single carrier FDM communication...
US-9,008,033 Apparatus and methods for network assisted hybrid network operation
Methods and apparatus for minimizing scheduling collisions between networks. In one embodiment, the networks are substantially unsynchronized, and during hybrid...
US-9,008,023 Fast transition from PCH to DCH for UMTS
Systems and methods for logically transitioning a client device or user equipment (UE) directly to a DCH state for the data path when an application layer...
US-9,008,013 Methods and systems for enabling feedback in wireless communication networks
Aspects of the present invention provide additional MAC functionality to support the PHY features of a wireless communication system framework. The additional...
US-9,007,986 MIMO based network coding network
A wireless communication system includes an intermediate node, a first node and a second node. A apparatus for implementing MIMO based network coding, comprises...
US-9,007,871 Passive proximity detection
Techniques and devices are disclosed for utilizing passively received audio signals to determine proximity of devices to other objects. In one embodiment, a...
US-9,007,835 Enhanced data storage in 3-D memory using string-specific source-side biasing
A method includes storing data in a memory, which includes multiple strings of analog memory cells arranged in a three-dimensional (3-D) configuration having a...
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