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Method and apparatus for transmitting an ACK/NACK signal in a wireless
Machine-readable media, methods, apparatus and system for transmitting ACK/NACK signal in a wireless communication system are described. In some embodiments, a...
Method and apparatus for downlink multiple-user multiple output scheduling
Embodiment and methods and means for scheduling an access point (AP) traffic destined for multiple stations (STAs) in a downlink multiple-user ...
Aggregated transmission in WLAN systems with FEC MPDUs
A wireless device calculates a number of FEC MPDUs based on an indicator value determined by the quality of the communication channel that are combined with...
Wireless power transfer apparatus and method thereof
In accordance with various aspects of the disclosure, a method and apparatus is disclosed that includes features of transmitting power from a transmitter of a...
Method and apparatus for forming metal-metal oxide etch stop/barrier for
integrated circuit interconnects
Described is a method and apparatus for forming interconnects with a metal-metal oxide electromigration barrier and etch-stop. In one embodiment of the...
Power-ground plane partitioning and via connection to utilize
channel/trenches for power delivery
An apparatus that includes a plurality of metalized planes, one or more dielectric layers separating the plurality of metalized planes; and one or more...
Theft-deterrence method and apparatus for processor based devices
A manageability engine of a processor based device and a host theft-deterrence agent of the processor based device, jointly implement a theft-deterrence...
Protection against impersonation attacks
A computing method includes running on a user computer a first operating environment for performing general-purpose operations and a second operating...
Method and apparatus to enable runtime processor migration with operating
In a method for switching to a spare processor during runtime, a processing system determines that execution should be migrated off of an active processor. An...
Virtual machine management using processor state information
A method, system, and apparatus are provided for virtual machine management. According to one embodiment, processor state information associated with a...
Program translation and transactional memory formation
Disclosed are methods, machine readable medium and systems that dynamically translate binary programs. The dynamic binary translation may include identifying a...
Method and system for intermediate representation of source code
A method to provide effective control and data flow information in an Intermediate Representation (IR) form. A Path Sensitive single Assignment (PSA) IR form...
Compiler and runtime for heterogeneous multiprocessor systems
Presented are embodiments of methods and systems for library-based compilation and dispatch to automatically spread computations of a program across...
Stochastic management of power consumption by computer systems
Embodiments of the present disclosure describe methods, computer-readable media and system configurations for stochastic power management of one or more...
Pre-boot recovery of a locked computer system
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide methods, apparatuses, articles, and removable storage devices for pre-boot recovery of a locked computer system....
Method and system to enable fast platform restart
A method and system to perform a fast reset or restart of a platform by minimizing the hardware initialization of IO devices in the platform during a restart of...
Dynamically migrating channels
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method of determining a relative priority between a first agent and a second agent, and assigning the first...
Synchronizing a translation lookaside buffer with an extended paging table
A processor including logic to execute an instruction to synchronize a mapping from a physical address of a guest of a virtualization based system (guest...
Methods and systems for microcode patching
Methods and systems for performing microcode patching are presented. In one embodiment, a data processing system comprises a cache memory and a processor. The...
Method, apparatus, and system for shared cache usage to different
partitions in a socket with sub-socket...
A cache that supports sub-socket partitioning is discussed. Specifically, the cache supports different quality of service levels and victim cache line selection...
Method and apparatus for improving the efficiency of interrupt delivery at
runtime in a network system
Processor affinity of an application/thread may be used to deliver an interrupt caused by the application/thread to a best processor at runtime. The processor...
Translating requests between full speed bus and slower speed device
wherein the translation logic is based on...
Methods and apparatus related to techniques for translating requests between a full speed bus and a slower speed device are described. In one embodiment, a...
Scalable method and apparatus for link with reconfigurable ports
Disclosed herein are reconfigurable ports and methods for doing the same.
Virtual multicarrier design for orthogonal frequency division multiple
Embodiments of the present invention provide a virtual multicarrier design for orthogonal frequency division multiple access communications. Other embodiments...
Method and apparatus for angular-directed spatial deinterlacer
In one embodiment, an apparatus and method for an angular-directed spatial deinterlacer are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises calculating a...
Techniques to control uplink power
Techniques are described that provide uplink power control techniques that can support different uplink multi-input multi-output (MIMO) transmission schemes. A...
Tagging network I/O transactions in a virtual machine run-time environment
An embodiment of the present invention is a technique to tag network transactions. A virtual queue stores packets received from and transmitted to a network...
Integrated photovoltaic cell for display device
Embodiments of the present invention describe a photovoltaic cell integrated into a display device. The photovoltaic cell is designed with an absorption...
Method and mechanism for assisted diagnosis and maintenance of health
The invention relates to a system and method of a health monitoring network which automates detection of faulty or failed sensors using real-time fault checking...
Circuit and method for phase shedding with reverse coupled inductor
In some embodiments, a regulator with a reverse coupled inductor is provided. It can operate in both a multi-phase and a phase shed mode. When in the phase shed...
Metal gate structure and method of manufacturing same
A method of manufacturing a metal gate structure includes providing a substrate (110) having formed thereon a gate dielectric (120), a work function metal (130)...
CMOS devices with a single work function gate electrode and method of
Described herein are a device utilizing a gate electrode material with a single work function for both the pMOS and nMOS transistors where the magnitude of the...
Innovative cable termination scheme
Embodiments of the invention use a small piece of flex or rigid PCB as the cable plug. The wires of the cable are soldered onto the pads on the PCB with the...
System for controlling use of broadcast content
A system for controlling use of broadcast content is described. In accordance with a particular implementation, the system includes a receiver in communication...
Paging instruction for a virtualization engine to local storage
Apparatuses, methods, and systems for paging instructions for a virtualization engine to local storage. An apparatus includes a processor, a physical device...
Controlling virtual machines based on activity state
Embodiments of apparatuses, methods, and systems for controlling virtual machines based on activity state are disclosed. In one embodiment, an apparatus...
Method and apparatus for detecting transient faults via dynamic binary
A method for detecting transient fault includes translating binary code to an intermediate language code. An instruction of interest in the intermediate...
Dynamic specialization of XML parsing
Methods and apparatuses for creating a dynamic profile for a plurality of structurally similar extensible markup language (XML) documents based at least in part...
Data error recovery in non-volatile memory
When an error correction code (ECC) unit finds uncorrectable errors in a solid state non-volatile memory device, a process may be used in an attempt to locate...
Using a live operating system to set up and configure an active management
An active management technology device may be provisioned using a live operating system stored on a disk, in one embodiment. After disk insertion, no further...
Forward-pass dead instruction identification and removal at run-time
Apparatuses and methods for dead instruction identification are disclosed. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes an instruction buffer and a dead instruction...
Disabling cache portions during low voltage operations
Methods and apparatus relating to disabling one or more cache portions during low voltage operations are described. In some embodiments, one or more extra bits...
Mechanism to flexibly support multiple device numbers on point-to-point
interconnect upstream ports
A method and apparatus for supporting multiple device numbers on point-to-point interconnect upstream ports. In one embodiment, the method includes a downstream...
Globally unique identification in communications protocols and databases
A globally unique identification system for a communications protocol and database is disclosed. A method for generating the globally unique identification code...
Beam selection in open loop MU-MIMO
A beam selection method in open loop MU-MIMO is disclosed, for an asymmetric antenna configuration. The proposed beam selection method employs limited feedback,...
Methods for measuring received signal strength indication, measurement
devices, and radio communication device
In various embodiments, a method for measuring Received Signal Strength Indication is provided. The method may include carrying out a first partial Received...
Apparatus and methods for minimizing performance loss in multiple tuner
Embodiments of systems and methods for implementing multi-channel tuners are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.
Systems and methods for cross-platform radio frequency interference
Embodiments include systems and methods for RFI mitigation in a wireless computing environment. In one embodiment, a platform determines RFI information of the...
Waveguide photodetector device and manufacturing method thereof
Embodiments of the present invention describe a waveguide-based photodetector device and its methods of fabrication. The waveguide photodetector device...
Method of obscuring cryptographic computations
Obscuring cryptographic computations may be accomplished by performing modular exponentiation of an exponent in a cryptographic computation such that memory...