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Apparatus and method to establish a device-to-device (D2D) connection in a
3GPP-LTE network using a distributed...
An apparatus and method that allow user equipment (UE) to transmit information directly with other user equipment, using a device-to-device (D2D) mode is...
Downlink subchannelization scheme for 802.16M
Two novel subchannelization methods are disclosed, for use in a 802.16m system. A downlink subchannelization method supports both localized and distributed...
In an embodiment, an apparatus is provided that may include an integrated circuit including switch circuitry to determine, at least in part, an action to be...
Apparatus and method for improving power delivery in a memory, such as, a
random access memory
Embodiments of an apparatus and method to improve power delivery including a pre-charge circuit that may include a first voltage supply rail configured to...
Interleaved array architecture
A partition may be made up of two planes of memory cells in a phase change memory. These planes may be configured so that they are not adjacent to one another....
Using a graphics engine to process print requests
Systems and methods of operating a computing system may involve utilizing an graphics engine to complete a print request. Upon receiving a request to print a...
Managing active thread dependencies in graphics processing
A scoreboard for a video processor may keep track of only dispatched threads which have not yet completed execution. A first thread may itself snoop for...
Techniques for controlling frame refresh
Techniques are described that track the lines and pixels in a frame buffer in the host system that are being modified and transmit these modified scan lines and...
Mechanism for effectively handling texture sampling
A method and apparatus for efficiently handling texture sampling is described herein. A compiler or other software is capable of breaking a texture sampling...
Technique for performing load balancing for parallel rendering
A technique to promote load balancing in parallel graphics rendering. In one embodiment, one or more threads are associated with one or more rendering tiles and...
Mobile device and key fob pairing for multi-factor security
Systems and methods may provide for determining a first proximity status of a first mobile device with respect to a vehicle, and determining a second proximity...
State transitioning clock gating
An integrated circuit (IC) is described. The IC includes a clock distribution network for distributing a clock signal. The IC includes a first sequential...
Voltage regulator controller frequency varied by load current
In some embodiments, a voltage regulator device may include a variable frequency voltage regulator, a sense circuit coupled to an output of the variable...
Landing structure for through-silicon via
Embodiments of the present disclosure describe techniques and configurations associated with forming a landing structure for a through-silicon via (TSV) using...
Repeated spin current interconnects
One embodiment includes a metal layer including first and second metal portions; a ferromagnetic layer including a first ferromagnetic portion that directly...
Three-dimensional magnetic circuits including magnetic connectors
A device including at least two spintronic devices and a method of making the same. A magnetic connector extends between the two spintronic devices to conduct a...
Semiconductor device structures and methods of forming semiconductor
A method of patterning a semiconductor film is described. According to an embodiment of the present invention, a hard mask material is formed on a silicon film...
Structured web advertising
A system for selecting a candidate advertisement for linking to a web page based on the content of the web page. The content of the web page may be...
Early stop method and apparatus for turbo decoding
In one embodiment, device for early stopping in turbo decoding includes a processor configured to receive a block of data to be decoded, compare hard decision...
Voltage regulator with drive override
Techniques to enable voltage regulators to adjust for coming load changes are presented herein. In some embodiments, a functional block such as a microprocessor...
Distribution of tasks among asymmetric processing elements
Techniques to control power and processing among a plurality of asymmetric processing elements are disclosed. In one embodiment, one or more asymmetric...
Handling media streams in a programmable bit processor
In one embodiment, the present invention is directed to a bit processor that includes an execution unit to, responsive to an instruction for access of data of a...
Enhancing performance by instruction interleaving and/or concurrent
processing of multiple buffers
An embodiment may include circuitry to execute, at least in part, a first list of instructions and/or to concurrently process, at least in part, first and...
Instruction and logic to length decode X86 instructions
Techniques to increase the consumption rate of raw instruction bytes within an instruction fetch unit. An instruction fetch unit according to embodiments of the...
Method, apparatus, and system for manageability and secure routing and
A solution is presented to securing endpoints without the need for a separate bus or communication path. The solution allows for controlling access to endpoints...
Providing adaptive bandwidth allocation for a fixed priority arbiter
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for receiving requests from requestors in an arbiter, detecting that none of the requestors have a...
Network access control for many-core systems
In a processor based system comprising a plurality of logical machines, selecting a logical machine of the system to serve as a host; the host communicating...
System and method for a centralized intelligence network
A system and method for a centralized intelligence network are presented. A user connects to a control gateway. The control gateway is configured to access a...
System and method for automatically managing media content
A method, computer program product and computing device for receiving a request to load at least one new media content item on a personal media device. The size...
Communication devices and methods for operating a communication device
A communication device is described comprising a receiver configured to receive a radio signal from another communication device via a communication channel; a...
Instructions to perform Groestl hashing
A method is described. The method includes executing an instruction to perform one or more Galois Field (GF) multiply by 2 operations on a state matrix and...
System timing margin improvement of high speed I/O interconnect links by
using fine training of phase interpolator
Methods and apparatus for improving system timing margin of high speed I/O (input/output) interconnect links by using fine training of a phase interpolator are...
Methods and systems to mitigate impulse interference
Methods and systems to mitigate impulse interference in an OFDM QAM signal. A per-symbol noise measure, or quality measure (QM) is computed for a symbol k as a...
Method and apparatus for caption detection
Machine-readable media, methods, apparatus and system for caption detection are described. In some embodiments, a plurality of text boxes may be detected from a...
Header replication in accelerated TCP (Transport Control Protocol) stack
In one embodiment, a method is provided. The method of this embodiment provides storing a packet header at a set of at least one page of memory allocated to...
Sending packets with expanded headers
In one embodiment, the present invention is directed to method for receiving a packet in a first agent, where the packet includes a first packet header with an...
Techniques for hierarchical encoding for multicast broadcast services in
wireless communication systems
An embodiment of the present invention provides an apparatus, comprising a transceiver adapted for hierarchical encoding for a Multicast Broadcast Service (MBS)...
Automatic protocol selection mechanism
A network device automatically detects the best protocol a network will support. The network device includes a driver for transmitting data, a receiver for...
Power efficient, single-ended termination using on-die voltage supply
Circuitry to provide a supply voltage. A voltage regulator is coupled to receive a target reference signal. The voltage regulator generates a supply voltage...
Extended select gate lifetime
A flash memory device may include two or more flash memory cells organized as a NAND string in a block of flash memory cells, and flash cells, coupled to the...
Media workload scheduler
A method and system for scheduling a media workload is disclosed herein. The method includes modeling a feature of the media workload. A GPU utilization rate...
Impedance tuning of transmitting and receiving antennas
The present disclosure relates to impedance tuning of transmitting and receiving antennas.
Amplifier performance stabilization through preparatory phase
A method and related systems for amplifier performance stabilization of a digitally predistorted RF power amplifier are disclosed. The characteristics of power...
Integrated circuits having accessible and inaccessible physically
An integrated circuit substrate of an aspect includes a plurality of exposed electrical contacts. The integrated circuit substrate also includes an inaccessible...
Hybrid core through holes and vias
A semiconductor device substrate includes a front section and back section that are laminated cores disposed on a front- and back surfaces of a first core. The...
Interconnects having sealing structures to enable selective metal capping
Methods of fabricating a capped interconnect for a microelectronic device which includes a sealing feature for any gaps between a capping layer and an...
Method and apparatus for an optical interconnect system
Provided are a method and a system, in which a first device aligns a chip to a socket along a first axis. A second device aligns the chip to the socket along a...
Assignment, at least in part, of at least one virtual machine to at least
In an embodiment, an apparatus is provided that may include circuitry to be comprised in a platform. The circuitry may be to determine, at least in part, at...
Method and system to improve the performance and/or reliability of a
A method and system to improve the performance and/or reliability of a solid-state drive (SSD). In one embodiment of the invention, the SSD has logic to...
System and method for processing trace information
A system includes an integrated circuit having a first component and a first unit. The first component is configured to generate a first trace information. The...