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Depth of field rasterization by culling regions on a lens from which a
convex polygon to be rendered is not visible
Depth of field may be rasterized by culling half-space regions on a lens from which a triangle to be rendered is not visible. Then, inside tests are only...
Non-volatile storage for graphics hardware
Methods and systems may provide for an apparatus having a graphics processing unit (GPU) and a non-volatile memory dedicated to the GPU. If a request for...
Method, apparatus, system, and computer readable medium to provide secure
Technologies are provided in embodiments for receiving an enclave program for operation in an enclave, identifying at least one shared object dependency of the...
Techniques for polling an input/output (I/O) device are described herein. The techniques include polling a device for data from the I/O device, and receiving...
Predictive precaching of data based on context
A device and method for predictively precaching content on a mobile communication device includes monitoring numerous data sources for contextual data on the...
System and method for one step address translation of graphics addresses
A system and method including, in some embodiments, receiving a request for a graphics memory address for an input/output (I/O) device assigned to a virtual...
Dynamic cache write policy
A system, processor and method to monitor specific cache events and behavior based on established principles of quantized architectural vulnerability factor...
Satisfying memory ordering requirements between partial reads and
A method and apparatus for preserving memory ordering in a cache coherent link based interconnect in light of partial and non-coherent memory accesses is herein...
Methods and apparatus for efficient tone detection
An apparatus for determining the presence of a tone in an input signal includes memory circuitry and data processing circuitry coupled to the memory circuitry....
Managing and tracking thread access to operating system extended features
using map-tables containing location...
Extended features such as registers and functions within processors are made available to operating systems (OS) using an extended-state driver and by modifying...
Read training a memory controller
Provided are a device and computer readable storage medium for programming a memory module to initiate a training mode in which the memory module transmits...
Apparatus, system and method for context and language specific data entry
An apparatus, system and method that allow for context and language specific data entry via a user interface. A user interface is displayed on a display device,...
Stress buffer layer for integrated microelectromechanical systems (MEMS)
Stress buffer layers for integrated microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) are described. For example, a semiconductor package includes a substrate having first...
Reducing transmission signal artifact spacing
A method of generating a transmission signal may include mixing a baseband signal assigned for transmission within a narrow frequency range ("assigned narrow...
Wireless communication device and method for improved WiFi and bluetooth
coexistence usingreduced power for...
Disclosed in some examples is a method including receiving a downlink data packet over a first wireless link using a first wireless protocol during...
Apparatus, system and method of calibrating a radio delay of a wireless
Some demonstrative embodiments include devices, systems and/or methods of calibrating a radio delay. For example, a radio delay calibrator may calibrate at...
Handling wait time in a congested wireless communication network
Embodiments of the present disclosure describe techniques and configurations for handling a wait time in a wireless communication network when the network is...
Apparatus for improved mobility in a wireless heterogeneous network
Generally, this disclosure provides apparatus and methods for improved User Equipment (UE) mobility in wireless heterogeneous networks. The UE device may...
System and method for providing integrated media
Methods and system deliver media to users of media presentation systems. In accordance with one embodiment of the invention, a media server communicates with a...
Content aware video resizing
In accordance with some embodiments, jitter accompanying video resizing, can be reduced or even eliminated by analyzing the content that is to be depicted and...
Methods and apparatus for linked-list circular buffer management
A buffer memory is provided that comprises a plurality of memory elements for storing data elements in an order of arrival, wherein the plurality of memory...
Single instruction processing of network packets
Executing a single instruction/multiple data (SIMD) instruction of a program to process a vector of data wherein each element of the packet vector corresponds...
Quadrature gain and phase imbalance correction
Generally speaking, methods and apparatuses which correct errors related to phase and gain imbalances in quadrature tuners are disclosed. The quadrature tuner...
Orthogonal frequency division multiplex (OFDM) receiver with phase noise
mitigation and reduced latency
A system according to one embodiment includes a demodulator configured to receive an orthogonal frequency division multiplexed (OFDM) modulated signal...
Parallel digital-to-time converter architecture
This document discusses, among other things, digital-to-time converters (DTCs) and more particularly to parallel implementations of DTCs. In an example, an...
Method and apparatus for generating a plurality of modulated signals
A method and an apparatus provide a plurality of modulated signals by frequency shifting an output signal of a carrier signal generation circuit for obtaining a...
RFI mitigation using burst timing
A chip is provided to include a circuit to transmit one or more data bursts, where the circuit includes burst timing logic to insert gaps of a determined length...
Apparatus and system for switching equalization
Described herein is apparatus and system for switching equalization. The apparatus comprises a sampler to sample an input signal; and an attenuator, coupled to...
Transmission and detection in multiple-antenna transmission systems
An apparatus includes a transmit diversity encoder configured to use a block code of a length greater than one for encoding at least two consecutive symbols. A...
Synchronizing phases between local LO generation circuits
Embodiments of a system and method for synchronizing chains in a transceiver using central synchronization signals are generally described herein. In some...
Pre-processing unit for a signal processor
A pre-processing unit for a signal processor includes a pre-processing element. The pre-processing element is configured to receive data to be processed by the...
Error and erasure decoding apparatus and method
A codeword may have errors and erasures. In embodiments, an apparatus may include a syndrome calculator configured to generate partial syndromes of the...
System, apparatus and method to improve analog-to-digital converter output
According to various embodiments, a system, an apparatus and a method are presented that relate to determining and correcting signal imbalances between output...
Systems and methods to provide compensated feedback phase information
A communication system includes a polar conversion component, a polar modulator, an RF front-end component, a feedback receiver, a delay compensation component,...
Perpendicular spin transfer torque memory (STTM) device with enhanced
stability and method to form same
Perpendicular spin transfer torque memory (STTM) devices with enhanced stability and methods of fabricating perpendicular STTM devices with enhanced stability...
Patterning of vertical nanowire transistor channel and gate with directed
Directed self-assembly (DSA) material, or di-block co-polymer, to pattern features that ultimately define a channel region a gate electrode of a vertical...
Methods of containing defects for non-silicon device engineering
An apparatus including a device including a channel material having a first lattice structure on a well of a well material having a matched lattice structure in...
A transistor comprises a substrate, a pair of spacers on the substrate, a gate dielectric layer on the substrate and between the pair of spacers, a gate...
Method of forming high density, high shorting margin, and low capacitance
interconnects by alternating recessed...
Embodiments of the invention describe low capacitance interconnect structures for semiconductor devices and methods for manufacturing such devices. According to...
Etchstop layers and capacitors
Capacitor structures for integrated circuit devices are provided. Capacitors include proximate dense or highly dense etchstop layers. The dense or highly dense...
Fast exit from DRAM self-refresh
Embodiments of the invention describe a dynamic random access memory (DRAM) device that may abort a self-refresh mode to improve the exit time from a DRAM low...
Techniques for rapid stereo reconstruction from images
Stereo image reconstruction techniques are described. An image from a root viewpoint is translated to an image from another viewpoint. Homography fitting is...
Joint enhancement of lightness, color and contrast of images and video
In some embodiments, color and contrast enhancement video processing may be done in one shot instead of adjusting one of color and contrast enhancement, then...
Fast face detection technique
A processor includes a face recognition block and a face detection block. The face detection block includes a scan block and control logic. The scan block may...
Low-overhead cryptographic method and apparatus for providing memory
confidentiality, integrity and replay...
A method and system to provide a low-overhead cryptographic scheme that affords memory confidentiality, integrity and replay-protection by removing the critical...
Multi electro-biometric user recognition
A pair of contacts on a processor-based device may be used to collect two different types of human physiological data. That data may then be used to...
Noise analysis using timing models
Various embodiments include apparatuses and methods to perform noise analysis on a circuit at a selected condition (e.g., process, voltage, and temperature)...
Providing a sideband message interface for system on a chip (SoC)
According to one embodiment, a system on a chip includes multiple agents each corresponding to an intellectual property (IP) logic and a fabric to couple the...
Utilization-aware low-overhead link-width modulation for power reduction
Methods and apparatus relating to low-overhead utilization-aware link-width modulation to reduce power consumption in interconnects are described. In one...
Roots-of-trust for measurement of virtual machines
Embodiments of techniques and systems associated with roots-of-trust (RTMs) for measurement of virtual machines (VMs) are disclosed. In some embodiments, a...