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US-D572,267 Media device
US-D572,247 Computing device
US-D572,246 Computing device
US-7,392,286 Accessories for teleconference component
A system and method providing capability expansion in a teleconferencing environment. One or more accessories are invoked and arranged in an accessory stack...
US-7,391,812 Adaptively post filtering encoded video
Some embodiments of the invention provide a method of decoding an encoded video signal that includes a plurality of successive encoded images. The method...
US-7,391,110 Apparatus for providing capacitive decoupling between on-die power and ground conductors
One embodiment of the present invention provides capacitive decoupling on the surface of a semiconductor die, instead of providing the decoupling on a package or...
US-7,389,371 Method and apparatus for loop breaking in a data bus
A method and apparatus is disclosed for preventing loops in a full-duplex bus The method has the acts of: selecting at least two candidates to join said bus;...
US-D571,375 Media device
US-D571,364 Computing device
US-D571,360 Stand
US-7,385,821 Cooling method for ICS
The present invention is a cooling device for removing heat from an integrated circuit. In one embodiment, the cooling device includes a conduit and a flexible...
US-7,384,295 Universal serial bus connector and socket coupling arrangements
A Universal Serial Bus socket-equipped arrangement (USB-SEA) configured for mating with a Universal Serial Bus (USB) plug having a plug metal housing and an...
US-7,383,457 Adaptive power-reduction mode
A method, apparatus, and system comprises monitoring an idle time period associated with a device and providing an adaptive power-save mode based upon a...
US-7,383,453 Conserving power by reducing voltage supplied to an instruction-processing portion of a processor
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates reducing static power consumption of a processor. During operation, the system...
US-7,383,400 Method and apparatus for evaluating and improving disk access time in a RAID system
Techniques for improving access time in data storage systems are disclosed. These techniques can be used to prevent undesirable access delays that are often...
US-7,383,291 Method for sharing groups of objects
A method of sharing a group of one or more objects between a plurality of users, in which one or more of said plurality of users is able to change parameter data...
US-7,381,881 Simulation of string vibration
A method of simulating a string using a wave equation relates movement of the string in time to force acting on the string, wherein the force acting on the...
US-D570,372 Media device
US-D570,335 Dock insert
US-7,380,116 System for real-time adaptation to changes in display configuration
A hot-plugging capability for video devices is achieved by shifting the responsibility for recognizing changes in the configuration of a display environment from...
US-7,380,014 Reliable real-time transport protocol
Reliability is added to RTP by having a client acknowledge to the server each of the RTP packets received by the client, and retransmitting from the server to...
US-7,379,956 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)...
US-7,379,075 Method and system for the representation of color and other attributes in bitmap fonts
Colors are specified within the individual glyphs of a font by means of an indirect approach which employs multiple tables. The data values for individual pixels...
US-D569,874 User interface for computer display
US-7,376,824 Method and apparatus for rendering user accounts portable
Improved approaches for enabling user accounts to be portable across different multi-user computer systems are disclosed. A user account created at a multi-user...
US-7,376,658 Managing cross-store relationships to data objects
Managing cross-store relationships to data objects is disclosed. Specifically, cross-store relationships to data objects stored in a potentially dynamically...
US-7,376,280 Video encoding and decoding
A method for encoding video with a two-dimensional (2D) transform separable to two one-dimensional (1D) transforms. The method receives an array of values for a...
US-7,374,437 Connection system
A connection system. The connection system includes a connection receptacle comprising a first component coupled to a chassis and a second component coupled to...
US-D569,389 Media device
US-7,373,614 Navigation history
A method, apparatus, system, and signal-bearing medium that in an embodiment represent previously-accessed data items as nodes in a tree or trees and display the...
US-7,372,473 Zooming controller
A method and device for accessing a broad data field having a fine resolution. The user selects a scale which can be varied. The scale controls a range within...
US-D568,874 Stand
US-RE40,317 System for receiving a control signal from a device for selecting its associated clock signal for controlling...
A computer system including a first component operated in response to the timing of a first clock, apparatus for storing information, apparatus for transferring...
US-7,370,216 Conserving power by reducing voltage supplied to an instruction-processing portion of a processor
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates reducing static power consumption of a processor. During operation, the system...
US-7,369,987 Multi-language document search and retrieval system
A multi-lingual indexing and search system is presented that performs tokenization and stemming in a manner which is independent of whether index entries and...
US-7,369,699 Methods and apparatuses for restoring color and enhancing electronic images
Methods and apparatuses for color image restoration and enhancement. In at least one embodiment, color signals for individual channels of an image (e.g., red,...
US-D568,338 Media device
US-D568,297 Dock insert
US-D568,291 Ear phone
US-7,366,975 Method and apparatus for allowing a media client to obtain media data from a media server
Some embodiments of the invention provide a computer system that includes a media server, a media client, and a media-server interface. The media server...
US-7,366,788 Method and apparatus for media data transmission
Methods and apparatuses for processing media data transmitted in a data communication medium. A digital processing system is provided with a time related...
US-7,366,199 Method and apparatus measuring bandwidth
For a network that connects several computers, a method of determining the network bandwidth between two computers. The method measures a first time interval...
US-D567,800 Stand
US-7,363,587 Method and apparatus for supporting real-time collaboration
A collaboration system synchronizes an application or applications running on one or more computer systems. Each of the applications has a local data copy and...
US-7,363,478 Retrieving multi-byte vector elements from byte indexed table using replicated and consecutive number added...
A lookup operation is carried out on a data table by logically dividing the data table into a number of smaller sets of data that can be indexed with a single...
US-7,362,331 Time-based, non-constant translation of user interface objects between states
The present invention relates to a method for moving objects within the graphical user interface (GUI) of an operating system in a manner that provides a...
US-7,360,070 Specialized processing upon an occurrence of an exceptional situation during the course of a computation
An exceptional situation manager associates exceptional situations with nonstandard values and desired responses to perform when specific exceptional situations...
US-7,358,963 Mouse having an optically-based scrolling feature
A peripheral input device for controlling movements on a display screen. The peripheral input device includes a housing and an optical touch pad carried by the...
US-7,358,884 Methods and systems for implementing a Digital-to-Analog Converter
A self-contained DAC that is especially suitable for use as an IP core, particularly for SOC (System on Chip) implementation. Techniques are applied to employ...
US-D566,706 Handheld portable computing device
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