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US-7,092,254 Cooling system for electronic devices utilizing fluid flow and agitation
A cooling system, the system comprises a housing having an inlet and an outlet, a liquid to be flown from the inlet into the housing and out of outlet to exit...
US-D526,648 Computing device
US-7,089,300 Method and apparatus for administering the operating system of a net-booted environment
A method and apparatus are provided for supplying a reliable and maintainable operating system in a net-booted environment. According to one embodiment, a...
US-7,088,776 Method and apparatus for variable accuracy inter-picture timing specification for digital video encoding
A method and apparatus for variable accuracy inter-picture timing specification for digital video encoding is disclosed. Specifically, the present invention...
US-7,086,008 Multiple personas for mobile devices
A computer system is disclosed which may adopt one of many personas, depending upon the role that its owner is currently playing. The computer system includes a...
US-7,084,881 Method and apparatus for improved color correction
Methods and apparatuses for color correction that includes gamma correction. One embodiment of the present invention pre-processes the native device information...
US-7,084,856 Mouse having a rotary dial
A user operated input device is disclosed. The user operated input device includes a housing and a rotary dial positioned relative to an external surface of the...
US-RE39,213 Apparatus and method for increasing a digital camera image capture rate by delaying image processing
An apparatus for increasing a digital camera image capture rate comprises an imaging device for capturing raw image data, a frame buffer for receiving the image...
US-D525,616 Stand
US-7,080,132 Presentation during network address acquisition
A method and apparatus for instructing a processing system to present information. In one embodiment of the invention a server processing system on a network...
US-7,079,695 Digital image coding system having self-adjusting selection criteria for selecting a transform function
In a digital signal processing system, a method for selecting a transform function to apply to an input signal based on characteristics of the signal, and for...
US-7,079,366 Power on sequence and ground fault interruptor for hot plug device
A protection circuit for use with a 1394-compliant network of devices is disclosed. The protection circuit comprises a power source, a switch connecting the...
US-7,076,670 Two stage power supply circuit for independently supplying power to first and second components of a digital...
A power supply circuit for a digital processing system. A first stage of the power supply circuit is used to generate power for a first component of the digital...
US-7,076,527 Method and apparatus for filtering email
A method and apparatus for filtering messages comprising determining a first semantic anchor corresponding to a first group of messages, for example, legitimate...
US-7,075,559 16:9 Aspect ratio and anamorphic image processing
A method and apparatus is described for receiving a first data stream comprising a graphic image having an aspect ratio of 16:9 into a computer system, capturing...
US-7,072,477 Method and apparatus for automatically normalizing a perceived volume level in a digitally encoded file
Automatically normalizing a perceived loudness for a digitally encoded audio track formed of a number of channels during playback on a multimedia asset player is...
US-7,071,892 Keyed antenna adapter
A keyed antenna apparatus (10, 10, 10b) for adapting a wireless access point (12, 12a, 12b) to an external antenna (52, 54) or an external antenna group (22). A...
US-7,069,454 System and method for deactivating a first device from a second device
A signaling circuit may be implemented with a connection comprised of signal lines having predefined signals and/or functions. The predefined signals and/or...
US-7,065,533 Method and apparatus for configuring a computer
A method and apparatus for configuring a computer. One embodiment of the invention combines all of the prior art control panels related to networking into a...
US-7,064,759 Methods and apparatus for displaying a frame with contrasting text
An area within a frame is defined in which text or an image is to be generated. The text or image may also include an optional border surrounding and adjacent to...
US-7,064,757 Automatic synthesis of font tables for character layout
Data tables that are required for the proper processing of font glyphs are automatically synthesized if they do not form part of an original font definition. The...
US-D523,441 Icon for a portion of a display screen
US-RE39,135 Method and apparatus for allocating bandwidth in teleconferencing applications using bandwidth control
In the present invention, in some embodiments, an administrator assigns a total bandwidth allocation to at least one other computer system, and the computer...
US-7,058,872 Method and apparatus for generating jitter test patterns on a high performance serial bus
The present invention provides a computer readable medium containing instructions for generating random jitter test patterns by generating a sequence of...
US-7,055,215 Hinge assembly
In one exemplary embodiment, a hinge assembly having a counterbalance spring, a friction mechanism, and an independent pop-up element attached to a shaft. In one...
US-D522,463 Connector system
US-7,055,160 Bezel door for computer enclosure
A computer is disclosed. The computer includes a housing having an opening. The computer also includes a door that is movably coupled to the housing via a...
US-7,055,018 Apparatus for parallel vector table look-up
Methods and apparatuses for performing simultaneous table look-up using multiple look-up tables. In one aspect of the invention, an execution unit in a...
US-7,054,981 Methods and apparatus for providing automatic high speed data connection in portable device
In a portable FireWire compatible device, a direct memory access (DMA) bus switch coupled by way of a DMA bus to a central processing unit (CPU), a local hard...
US-7,053,802 Single-ended balance-coded interface with embedded-timing
An interface includes an encoder to receive a stream of input symbols and, in response, to output a corresponding stream of output symbols of substantially equal...
US-D521,936 Connector system
US-7,050,453 Method and apparatus for ensuring compatibility on a high performance serial bus
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...
US-7,049,575 System for sensing ambient light having ambient stability probability
A system and method for sensing ambient light. The system has a first sensor for measuring a first ambient light level and a second sensor for measuring a second...
US-D521,232 Electronic device holder
US-7,047,193 Unsupervised data-driven pronunciation modeling
Pronunciation for an input word is modeled by generating a set of candidate phoneme strings having pronunciations close to the input word in an orthographic...
US-7,046,509 Computer controlled display device
The present invention is a computer controlled display device. In one embodiment, the display device includes a flat panel display having an input for receiving...
US-7,046,230 Touch pad handheld device
A media player having a touch pad is disclosed.
US-7,044,618 Motion sensitive light and battery assembly switched on and off by the oscillation of a helical spring
A light emitting diode having a helical spring around one of its leads. The spring extends so that it has a free end which is cantilevered. As the free end of...
US-D521,019 User interface for display screen
US-7,043,694 Object selection using hit test tracks
A method for labeling the pixels within a selected visual area of at least one image frame containing that visual area from a sequence of image frames stored in...
US-7,042,943 Method and apparatus for control of rate-distortion tradeoff by mode selection in video encoders
A Method And Apparatus For Control of Rate-Distortion Tradeoff by Mode Selection in Video Encoders is Disclosed. The system of the present invention first...
US-7,042,733 Ultra compact computer arrangement
A cubical computer housing assembly comprises first and second ends and four sides, which define an interior compartment for housing the various computer...
US-7,042,714 Computer controlled display device
A computer controlled display device. In one embodiment, the computer controlled display device includes a flat panel display having an input for receiving data...
US-7,042,472 Method and apparatus for morphing
A method of morphing between the states of a sound, which is defined by a group of one or more parameters. The method comprises providing a display of at least...
US-7,042,464 Methods and apparatuses for the automated display of visual effects
Methods and apparatuses for the generation of visual effects according to the elapsed time for real time display. One embodiment of the present invention...
US-7,039,912 Integrated computer testing and task management systems
Methods and apparatus for constructing integrated computer testing and task management applications provide a computer user access to multiple testing and task...
US-7,039,203 Reduced complexity audio mixing apparatus
A plurality of audio inputs which require gain applied are coupled together, the gain is applied and that weighted signal is summed with the output of similar...
US-7,038,914 Processor module mounting assembly and a method of use
A computer assembly is disclosed. The computer assembly comprises a chassis and a mounting module rigidly coupled to the chassis. The mounting module is for...
US-D519,922 Electronic device with adapter therefor
US-D519,731 Electronic device holder
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