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Shut-off mechanism in an integrated circuit device
Described herein are technologies related to self-disabling feature of a integrated circuit device to avoid unauthorized access to stored data information.
Energy conservation in a controller using dynamic frequency selection
Systems and methods of adjusting a frequency of a graphics controller may include a logic to determine a metric associated with an input/output (I/O) queue. The...
Scalable compression using JPEG-LS
A global bit stream comprising at least a first and a second bit stream is generated using an original visual bit stream. The first bit stream is generated by...
Universal serial bus host to host communications
In some embodiments a detector detects a host or device coupled via a link. A port negotiates with a port of the detected host or device and determines whether...
Explicit control message signaling
A method for explicit control message signaling includes sending a single ended 1 signal on a pair of data lines, wherein the pair of data lines includes a...
Method and system of adapting communication links to link conditions on a
A method and system to adapt communication links statically and/or dynamically to their individual link conditions on a platform. The communicatively coupled...
Memory timing optimization using pattern based signaling modulation
According to some embodiments, a method and apparatus are provided to determine a worst-case setup and hold bit pattern stream associated with a load on a bus,...
Selective remedial action based on category of detected error for a memory
Embodiments of apparatus, methods, systems, computer-readable storage media and devices are described herein for determining an error category for a detected...
Apparatus and method for fast tag hit with double error correction and
triple error detection
A method is described that includes reading a cache tag and the cache tag's corresponding ECC from storage circuitry of a cache. The method also includes...
Dynamic memory performance throttling
Dynamic memory performance throttling. An embodiment of a memory device includes a memory stack including coupled memory elements; the memory elements including...
Methods, systems and apparatuses for processor selection in
Methods, systems and apparatuses for processor selection in multi-processor systems are disclosed. An example method includes, for each of a plurality of...
Variable precision floating point multiply-add circuit
Embodiments of the present invention may provide methods and circuits for energy efficient floating point multiply and/or add operations. A variable precision...
Processor architecture for processing variable length instruction words
A LIW processor comprises multiple execution units. The multiple execution units of the processor are divided into groups, and an input instruction word can...
Predict computing platform memory power utilization
A method to reduce memory power consumption for a computing platform includes inspecting an operating parameter associated with a resource of the computing...
Gesture pre-processing of video stream with hold-off period to reduce
Techniques are disclosed for processing a video stream to reduce platform power by employing a stepped and distributed pipeline process, wherein CPU-intensive...
Output voltage variation reduction
A method of reducing voltage variations in a power supply may include generating an intermediate voltage and setting a first-transistor gate voltage at a...
Controlled fluid delivery in a microelectronic package
A microelectronic package includes a die which may include MEMS and CMOS circuitry for analyzing a fluid. A defined path is provided for channeling fluid to the...
Device-to-device distributed scheduling
A system and method for distributed scheduling of transmissions between device-to-device (D2D) communications is disclosed. The distributed scheduling method...
Simultaneous transmission of different types of feedback information in a
Technology for concurrent transmission of various types of feedback information is disclosed. Different types of feedback information are processed according to...
Terminal and a method for establishing a cellular network connection
between a terminal and a base station
A terminal may include a generator configured to generate a request for radio network resources from a cellular network; a transmitter configured to transmit...
Inter-rat coverage determination for energy saving management
Embodiments of systems and techniques are described for determining inter-radio access technology (inter-RAT) coverage for energy saving management (ESM). In...
Methods for signaling and determining the time of the beginning of a
measurement time interval, communication...
A method for determining a time of a beginning of a measurement time interval for carrying out a radio measurement, the method including receiving a message via...
Communication devices and methods for controlling a communication device
A communication device may be provided. The communication device may include: a protocol stack of a communication protocol layer, the protocol stack including:...
Location-aware management of lists of uniform resource locators (URLS) for
Described herein are technologies for managing lists of universal resource locators ("URLs") for a mobile device based, at least in part, upon the determined...
Methods and apparatuses for securing playback content
An apparatus for secured playback is presented. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a controller that includes a key derivation module to manage...
Content adaptive motion compensation filtering for high efficiency video
A system and method for adaptive motion filtering to improve subpel motion prediction efficiency of interframe motion compensated video coding is described. The...
Motion and quality adaptive rolling intra refresh
Described herein are techniques related to motion and quality adaptive rolling intra (I) macro-block (MB) that is used to encode a particular image frame. In...
Providing spontaneous connection and interaction between local and remote
Embodiments of methods, systems, and storage medium associated with establishing a persistent connection between local and remote interaction devices are...
Method for processing an audio signal and audio receiving circuit
A method for processing an audio signal is described comprising receiving a first audio signal via a first receiving path comprising a first microphone;...
Managing sideband routers in on-die system fabric
Methods and apparatus for managing sideband routers in an On-Die System Fabric (OSF) are described. In one embodiment, a sideband OSF router is configurable...
Wireless network facilitator and monitor
Techniques are presented for facilitating and monitoring wireless network connections. Clients and intermediate nodes are configured to interact with one...
A client-server session is automatically initiated between a client-type device an a cloud-based server in a cloud-based computing environment based on...
Instructions processors, methods, and systems to process BLAKE secure
A method of an aspect includes receiving an instruction indicating a first source having at least one set of four state matrix data elements, which represent a...
Apparatus and method for small data transmission in 3GPP-LTE systems
In Machine Type Communication (MTC) with a 3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE) Network, there is often a need to transmit and receive small data payloads. New...
Method and apparatus for mitigating resonant effects within a power
delivery network of a printed circuit board
A method for reducing noise on a power distribution network of a printed circuit board includes determining whether a given data signal may be a problematic...
Re-entrant mirror photodetector with waveguide mode focusing
A photonic integrated circuit (I/C) includes a focusing sidewall or in-plane surface that redirects and focuses light from a waveguide to a photodetector...
Self-aligned structures and methods for asymmetric GaN transistors and
enhancement mode operation
Embodiments include high electron mobility transistors (HEMT). In embodiments, a gate electrode is spaced apart by different distances from a source and drain...
3D integrated circuit package with through-mold first level interconnects
3D integrated circuit packages with through-mold first level interconnects and methods to form such packages are described. For example, a semiconductor package...
Semiconductor substrate for an optical receiver
Embodiments of the present disclosure describe semiconductor substrate techniques and configurations for an optical receiver. In one embodiment, a system...
Program VT spread folding for NAND flash memory programming
Embodiments of methods and systems disclosed herein provide a NAND cell programming technique that results in a substantially reduced T.sub.prog to complete a...
Power efficient high frequency display with motion blur mitigation
Some embodiments describe techniques that relate to power efficient, high frequency displays with motion blur mitigation. In one embodiment, the refresh rate of...
RGBW dynamic color fidelity control
Systems and methods may provide for determining a mode of operation associated with a Red, Green, Blue, White (RGBW) display and controlling a yellow-to-white...
Method, apparatus, and system for isolating a temporary partition on a
A method, apparatus and system enable a temporary partition on a host to be isolated. More specifically, a temporary partition may be initialized in a...
Multiple serial port controller
In some embodiments, a serial bus interface circuit includes at least two serial ports, a memory to store a relationship between serial bus addresses and the at...
Dual bus standard switching bus controller
In some embodiments, an electronic system includes a processor, a memory in communication with the processor, a bus in communication with the processor, an...
Determining an effective stress level on a processor
In one embodiment, a processor includes multiple cores and a power control unit (PCU) coupled to the cores. The PCU has a stress detector to receive a voltage...
Controlling access to groups of memory pages in a virtualized environment
Embodiments of an invention for controlling access to groups of memory pages in a virtualized environment are disclosed. In one embodiment, a processor includes...
PCI express transaction descriptor
A method and apparatus for enhancing/extending a serial point-to-point interconnect architecture, such as Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIe) is...
Techniques to configure a solid state drive to operate in a storage mode
or a memory mode
Examples are disclosed for configuring a solid state drive (SSD) to operate in a storage mode or a memory mode. In some examples, one or more configuration...
Method and apparatus for substituting compiler built-in helper functions
with machine instructions
An executable program compiled according to a source instruction set architecture (source ISA) is loaded for execution by a target instruction set architecture...