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Hotbar device and methods for assembling electrical contacts to ensure
Devices and methods for assembling co-planar electrical contacts in a connector are provided herein. In one aspect, an exemplary method of assembly comprises...
Food slicer and container
In one aspect of the invention, a container for displaying, preparing and presenting food including a base having an integrated cutter having a plurality of...
Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface
System and method for call path enforcement
Disclosed herein are systems, computer-implemented methods, and computer-readable storage media for call path enforcement. The method includes tracking, during...
Engineering change order language for modifying integrated circuit design
files for programmable logic device...
In an embodiment, a method to automatically process modifications to a set of design files is contemplated. The design files describe at least a portion of an...
Touch screen device, method, and graphical user interface for providing
maps, directions, and location-based...
A device, method, and graphical user interface for providing maps, directions, and location-based information on a touch screen display are disclosed.
Widget authoring and editing environment
An authoring environment for creating and/or editing user interface elements such as widgets used in a unified interest layer. The authoring environment...
Dynamic scan chain grouping
A method and apparatus for dynamic scan chain grouping is disclosed. In one embodiment, an integrated circuit (IC) includes a number of scan partitions. Each...
Pulse flop with enhanced scan implementation
In an embodiment, a clocked storage device such as a pulse flop is provided. The pulse flop includes a latch coupled to receive a scan data input to the pulse...
Memory controller with loopback test interface
An apparatus may include an interconnect; at least one processor coupled to the interconnect; and at least one memory controller coupled to the interconnect....
Data cache block zero implementation
In one embodiment, a processor comprises a core configured to execute a data cache block write instruction and an interface unit coupled to the core and to an...
Variant streams for real-time or near real-time streaming
Methods and apparatuses for real-time or near real-time streaming of content using transfer protocols such as an HTTP compliant protocol. In one embodiment, a...
Transmission method and related base station
The invention relates to transmission from a base station to a receiver, the base station comprising first radiating means arranged for transmitting according...
Fast cell selection in a mobile wireless device
A method and apparatus for fast cell selection by a mobile wireless device. The mobile wireless device detects when a first wireless cell fails a set of stored...
Categorization of digital media based on media characteristics
Digital media categorization can include receiving information including a plurality of media objects and a metadata tag descriptive of at least a first media...
Techniques for presenting sound effects on a portable media player
Improved techniques for presenting sound effects at a portable media device are disclosed. The sound effects can be output as audio sounds to an internal...
System and method for a derivation function for key per page
Disclosed herein are systems, methods and computer-readable media to perform data encryption and decryption using a derivation function to obtain a key per page...
System and method for modulus obfuscation
Disclosed herein are methods for obfuscating data via a modulus operation. A client device receives input data, stores an operation value, performs a modulus...
Allocating resources in a frequency-time space to mobile station data
To allocate resources in an orthogonal frequency domain multiple access (OFDMA) system, two-dimensional rectangular regions are assigned in a frequency-time...
Reducing distortion using joint storage
A method for data storage includes predefining an order of programming a plurality of analog memory cells that are arranged in rows. The order specifies that...
Seamless display migration
Exemplary embodiments of methods, apparatuses, and systems for seamlessly migrating a user visible display stream sent to a display device from one rendered...
User interface for controlling three-dimensional animation of an object
A user can control the animation of an object via an interface that includes a control area and a user-manipulable control element. The control area includes an...
Hybrid inertial and touch sensing input device
A method and apparatus for tracking coarse and fine motions associated with an electronic input device is disclosed. The electronic input device can have both...
Capacitive sensor coupling correction
Methods and apparatus for normalizing the effects of the changes to the parasitic capacitive coupling that can occur in touch sensor panels so as to reduce or...
Electronic age detection circuit
An aging detection circuit is disclosed. An aging detection circuit may include at least an inverter and a half-latch. During a power-up sequence, if an input...
Cantilevered push button
A cantilevered push button adapted for accepting an input on an electrical or electronic device is disclosed. The button can include an elongated button top...
Battery assembly for use in an electronic device
A battery assembly for use in an electronic device is provided. The battery assembly may include a battery cell (e.g., a rechargeable battery cell), a battery...
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Display screen portion with animated graphical user interface
A connector including a first connector element and a second connector element that are coupled into a single unit, in which the first connector element has an...
System connections and user interfaces
This disclosure relates to methods and systems to allow, in one embodiment, automatic access from one system to other systems which include an operating system...
Efficient mechanism for terminating applications
An efficient mechanism for terminating applications of a data processing system is described herein. In one embodiment, in response to a request for exiting...
Content abstraction presentation along a multidimensional path
Content abstractions are emerged in to an ingress terminus of a multidimensional path and depth transitioned through the multidimensional path to an egress...
Media manager with integrated browsers
Methods and systems that improve the way media is played, sorted, modified, stored and cataloged are disclosed. One aspect relates to a browse window that...
Method and apparatus for securing communication between a mobile node and
In accordance with the teachings of the present invention, a method and apparatus is presented for securely negotiating a session key between a mobile node and...
Electronic devices with voice command and contextual data processing
An electronic device may capture a voice command from a user. The electronic device may store contextual information about the state of the electronic device...
Encoding and decoding data arrays
Some embodiments of the invention provide a method of performing a Discrete Cosine Transform ("DCT") encoding or decoding coefficients of a data array by (1)...
Visual manipulation of database schema
Methods, program products, and systems for visual manipulation of database schema are disclosed. In general, in one aspect, a system can display a schema view...
Creation of a virtual community
In order to facilitate creation of a community without member-specific registration, one or more sibling identifiers with corresponding units to be distributed...
Channel rank feedback in multiple-input multiple-output communication
Embodiments of a system and methodology are disclosed for aperiodic (i.e., non-periodic) feedback of channel-side information, such as channel rank information,...
Frequency-agile infrared receiver
An infrared receiver is provided that may include an infrared sensor, a band-pass filter, and a processor. The processor may be configured to transmit a...
Selecting previously-selected segments of a signal
Techniques and interface controls are described which allow users of signal editing applications to easily select previously-selected segments of the signal. As...
Feature scaling for face detection
A feature used in face detection can be applied to an image portion and can be scaled to fit differently sized image areas. If a feature is positioned with...
Methods and apparatus for partial interference reduction within wireless
Methods and apparatus that enable one or more wireless networks to minimize inter-cellular interference (ICI) at a receiver. In one embodiment, the network...
Method of estimating the symbols of a digital signal and receiver for
implementing said method
The invention relates to a method of estimating symbols carried by a digital signal that is received by a receiver over a communication channel (5), said...
Video bit rate control method
This invention is directed to a video bit rate control method for encoding a video sequence based on a decoder buffer condition and a group of picture (GOP)...
Methods and apparatus for ensuring compatibility on a high performance
A data communications system is disclosed having at least one Legacy cloud coupled to at least one Beta cloud. The system further having at least one BOSS node...