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Multi-mode handheld wireless device to provide data utilizing combined
context awareness and situational awareness
Various embodiments of the invention relate to a multi-function handheld user device that may have multiple selectable modes of operation. Various mechanisms...
Methods and apparatus for performing secure BIOS upgrade
A data processing system may comprise a primary basic input/output system (BIOS) image in a primary BIOS region and a rollback BIOS image in a rollback BIOS...
Processor architecture with switch matrices for transferring data along
There is described a processor architecture, comprising: a plurality of first bus pairs, each first bus pair including a respective first bus running in a first...
Method and apparatus for saving power by efficiently disabling ways for a
A method and apparatus for disabling ways of a cache memory in response to history based usage patterns is herein described. Way predicting logic is to keep...
Tunneling platform management messages through inter-processor
Methods and apparatus for tunneling platform management messages through inter-processor interconnects. Platform management messages are received from a...
Opportunistic improvement of MMIO request handling based on target
reporting of space requirements
Methods and apparatus for opportunistic improvement of Memory Mapped Input/Output (MMIO) request handling (e.g., based on target reporting of space...
Scalable cluster router
Generally, this disclosure describes a scalable cluster router that includes a plurality of server-class computers interconnected together to form a router....
Noise reduction for dual-microphone communication devices
A method, system, and computer program product for managing noise in a noise reduction system, comprising: receiving a first signal at a first microphone;...
Method and apparatus of connectivity recovery in wireless network
A wireless communication device and a method of re-establishing a connection with a WPAN master device is presented. The method includes detecting that a first...
Secure context-based computing
An embodiment of the invention includes an article with instructions that enable a first unit to: (a) sense the first unit's local surroundings to determine...
Reducing memory bandwidth consumption when executing a program that uses
Methods and apparatuses to reduce memory bandwidth consumption when executing a program that uses integral images are provided. A first integral image...
Method and apparatus for noise reduction in video
In some embodiments, a method of processing a video sequence may include receiving an input video sequence having an input video sequence resolution, aligning...
Efficient key derivation for end-to-end network security with traffic
Both end-to-end security and traffic visibility may be achieved by a system using a controller that derives a cryptographic key that is different for each...
Communication station and method for transmitting OFDM symbols with
cyclic-delay diversity (CDD)
A communication station uses a plurality of antennas for transmission of orthogonal frequency division multiplexed (OFDM) symbols. The communication station...
Estimation of high frequency information in encoded signals
A decoder adapted to generate an intermediate decoded version of a video frame from an encoded version of the video frame, determine either an amount of high...
Equalization effort-balancing of transmit finite impulse response and
receive linear equalizer or receive...
Methods and apparatus for provision of equalization effort-balancing of transmit (TX) Finite Impulse Response (FIR) and receive (RX) Linear Equalizer (LE) or RX...
On-package input/output clustered interface having full and half-duplex
An apparatus and system for controlling traffic on an on-chip network. Embodiments of the apparatus comprise single-ended transmission circuitry and...
Dataport and methods thereof
A context-free (stateless) dataport may allow multiple processors to perform read and write operations on a shared memory. The operations may include, for...
Dynamic network identity architecture
In an embodiment, a method is provided. The method of this embodiment provides receiving indication of an event at a platform operating in shared address mode,...
Opportunistic device-to-device communication
Embodiments of computer-implemented methods, systems, computing devices, and computer-readable media are described herein for opportunistically transitioning...
Method and device to improve channel coexistence using non-contiguous
channels of a wireless network
A method and device. The device is to use a first frequency segment of a wireless non-contiguous channel to monitor non-operating channels within an operating...
Arrangements for association and re-association in a wireless network
A method is disclosed for associating network devices to a network. The method can include receiving a beacon from a source by an antenna array, allocating...
Minimizing power consumption in a network device
A network interface device (NID) may determine whether the received data units of the computer system are to be compressed before transmitting the data units....
User equipment and method for reducing delay in a radio access network
Embodiments of user equipment and methods for reducing delay in a radio-access network (RAN) are generally described herein. Embodiments disclosed herein...
Parallel flood-fill techniques and architecture
Flood-fill techniques and architecture are disclosed. In accordance with one embodiment, the architecture comprises a hardware primitive with a software...
Amplifier, mobile communication device and method for amplifying
An amplifier includes an amplifying stage configured to provide an amplifier output signal based on a combination of a received amplifying stage input signal...
Digitally switched capacitor loop filter
A loop filter is described. The loop filter has first and second inputs and an output. A loop filter capacitor is coupled to the loop filter output. Sample...
Enforcing performance longevity on semiconductor devices
Technologies for enforcing an expiration policy on an electronic engineering sample component includes a one-time programmable fuse to store a manufacture date...
Multi-supply sequential logic unit
Described herein are apparatus, method, and system for reducing clock-to-output delay of a sequential logic unit in a processor. The apparatus comprises a...
Microelectronic package with self-heating interconnect
A microelectronic package is provided. The microelectronic package includes a substrate having a plurality of solder bumps disposed on a top side of the...
Direct external interconnect for embedded interconnect bridge package
An external direct connection usable for an embedded interconnect bridge package is described. In one example, a package has a substrate, a first semiconductor...
Method of fabricating metal-insulator-semiconductor tunneling contacts
using conformal deposition and thermal...
A contact may be fabricated by a method including depositing a dielectric layer on a substrate having a transistor, etching a first opening in the dielectric...
Semiconductor package with embedded die and its methods of fabrication
Embodiments of the present invention describe a semiconductor package having an embedded die. The semiconductor package comprises a coreless substrate that...
Dielectric film with low coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) using
liquid crystalline resin
An embodiment of the present invention is a technique to provide a dielectric film material with controllable coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE). A first...
High performance glass-based 60 ghz / mm-wave phased array antennas and
methods of making same
A glass-based, high-performance 60 GHz/mm-wave antenna includes cavities disposed in a phased-array antenna (PAA) substrate. The cavities are disposed below...
Transistors with high concentration of boron doped germanium
Techniques are disclosed for forming transistor devices having source and drain regions with high concentrations of boron doped germanium. In some embodiments,...
Temporal based motion sensor reporting
Methods and systems may include a motion sensor and logic to sample an output signal of the motion sensor. The logic can also be configured to track an amount...
Robust ink formulations for durable markings on microelectronic packages
and its extendibility as a barrier...
Methods for covalently and indelibly anchoring a polyacrylate polymer using a UV-induced polymerization process in the presence of a photoinitiator to an oxide...
Runtime platform firmware verification
Embodiments of the invention are directed towards logic and/or modules stored in processor secure storage to determine whether a first platform firmware image...
Mobile device and method for automatic connectivity, data offloading and
roaming between networks
Embodiments of a mobile device and methods automatically connecting to a Wi-Fi Hotspot 2.0 are generally described herein. In some embodiments, subscription...
On-die logic analyzer for semiconductor die
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a semiconductor die such as a system on a chip (SoC) that includes a logic analyzer with a built-in trace...
Method and apparatus to provide a high availability solid state drive
A method and apparatus to use Solid State Drives (SSD) in a high availability enterprise system is provided. Concurrent redundant paths are provided to the SSD...
Data inversion based approaches for reducing memory power consumption
Disclosed herein are approaches to reducing a guardband (margin) used for minimum voltage supply (Vcc) requirements for memory such as cache.
Technique to perform three-source operations
A technique to perform three-source instructions. At least one embodiment of the invention relates to converting a three-source instruction into at least two...
Method and system to improve the operations of an integrated
non-transparent bridge device
A method and system to improve the operations of an integrated non-transparent bridge device (NTB) that is coupled to another NTB device or Root Port device....
Method of providing content items
A method for providing content items located on a server to a client is disclosed.
Automated modular and secure boot firmware update
A method, apparatus, system, and computer program product for an automated modular and secure boot firmware update. An updated boot firmware code module is...
Method and apparatus for encoding audio data
A method for processing audio data includes determining a first common scalefactor value for representing quantized audio data in a frame. A second common...
Identifying the location of mobile stations
A user of a first mobile station, which is lost either in silent mode or switch-off mode may send a `Find-Me` message to the first mobile station from a second...
Method and apparatus for regulating a power amplifier
A method for regulating a power amplifier for operation in a timeslot data transmission system comprises providing the power amplifier with a bias for setting...