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Cached dirty bits for context switch consistency checks
Embodiments of an invention using cached dirty bits for context switch consistency checks are disclosed. In one embodiment, a processor includes control logic...
Low latency communication via memory windows
A high performance computer system has compute nodes interconnected by an inter-node communication network. The compute nodes include local packetized...
Re-headerer system and method
A re-headerer media packaging and serving system and method are provided herein.
System and method for utilizing a modular operating system (OS) resident
agent allowing an out-of-band server...
A pluggable, extensible, lightweight framework is described that allows an out-of-band server management connection to interact with a plurality of operating...
Method and system for expanding a word graph to a phone graph based on a
cross-word acoustical model to improve...
A method and system that expands a word graph to a phone graph. An unknown speech signal is received. A word graph is generated based on an application task or...
Sensor-based thermal specification enabling a real-time metric for
An apparatus may include an integrated circuit die having a plurality of temperature sensors and a control unit integrated thereon. The control unit can...
Radio frequency communication devices and methods
One embodiment relates to a circuit for efficient wireless communication. The circuit includes a communication port adapted to be coupled to an antenna feed....
Mixer circuit and RF transmitter using such mixer circuit
Described herein are techniques for providing a mixer circuit having a mixer core. The mixer circuit includes a variable current block that is arranged to feed...
Selective local transient improvement and peaking for video sharpness
A method of selectively sharpening an image may include, for at least some pixels in the image, determining a frequency content associated with a pixel value in...
Identifying image content
Identifying content and authorizing sharing thereof based at least in part on extracting feature data from content to be shared and comparing this extracted...
Methods and apparatus for protecting digital content
A processing system to serve as a source device for protected digital content comprises a processor and control logic. When used by the processor, the control...
Virtual TPM key migration using hardware keys
The present subject matter is related to trusted computing, and more particularly to migration of virtual trusted platform module keys that are rooted in a...
Generating a traffic encryption key
Apparatus and method for generating a traffic encryption key includes generating a traffic encryption key for encrypting data transmitted as part of a service,...
Enhanced carrier sensing for multi-channel operation
In various embodiments, a multi-channel request-to-send and a multi-channel clear-to-send may be used in a wireless communications network to assure that a...
Sleep-mode wireless cell reselection apparatus, systems, and methods
Embodiments herein may receive a ranging request message with a sleep-mode indication from a mobile node at a destination base station in a wireless...
Telecommunication system and method for generating and sending a
telecommunication session message
A telecommunication system, method, and terminal, the terminal having a telecommunication session message generation unit adding to at least one generated...
Method and apparatus to manage per flow state
A method and apparatus to reduce memory required in a network interface controller to store per flow state information associated with a network connection is...
Method and apparatus for performing interrupt coalescing
In one embodiment, the invention includes a controller that interrupts a CPU based on a counter that uses a decrement step which may increase as high priority...
Metal injection molded heat dissipation device
A heat dissipation device is provided. The heat dissipation device includes an integrated heat spreader and a base plate coupled to the integrated heat...
Rotated rendering and locking support for tablet computers and portrait
Apparatus, systems and methods for handling portrait mode oriented display surfaces without requiring expensive hardware in the display sub-system are...
Controlled clock phase generation
Methods and systems to generate multiple phases of a clock may include a delay locked loop (DLL) to generate a bias signal to control a delay time through DLL...
Group II element alloys for protecting metal interconnects
A plurality of metal interconnects incorporating a Group II element alloy for protecting the metal interconnects and methods to form and incorporate the Group...
Method for fabricating a semiconductor and semiconductor package
A method for fabricating a semiconductor chip module and a semiconductor chip package is disclosed. One embodiment provides a first layer, a second layer, and a...
Stressed semiconductor using carbon and method for producing the same
A stressed semiconductor using carbon is provided. At least one carbon layer containing diamond is formed either below a semiconductor layer or above a...
Quantum-well-based semiconductor devices
Quantum-well-based semiconductor devices and methods of forming quantum-well-based semiconductor devices are described. A method includes providing a...
Quantum well MOSFET channels having uni-axial strain caused by metal
source/drains, and conformal regrowth...
Embodiments described include straining transistor quantum well (QW) channel regions with metal source/drains, and conformal regrowth source/drains to impart a...
Copper-filled trench contact for transistor performance improvement
Methods of fabricating a first contact to a semiconductor device, which fundamentally comprises providing a semiconductor device formed on a substrate. The...
Flip chip assembly process for ultra thin substrate and package on package
In some embodiments, selective electroless plating for electronic substrates is presented. In this regard, a method is introduced including receiving a coreless...
Hybrid silicon vertical cavity laser with in-plane coupling
A silicon vertical cavity laser with in-plane coupling comprises wafer bonding an active III-V semiconductor material above a grating coupler made on a...
Method and apparatus for a community-based trust
Machine-readable media, methods, apparatus and system for a community-based trust are provided. In an embodiment, it may be determined whether a requesting node...
Computer-implemented method and system for improved data flow analysis and
A computer-implemented method and system for improved data flow analysis and optimization are disclosed. The method and system generates data flow analysis...
Methods and apparatus for analyzing SIMD code
A method for analyzing and presenting in a graphical manner single instruction, multiple data (SIMD) instructions involves disassembling a stream of machine...
Selecting formats for multi-format instructions in binary translation of
code from a hybrid source instruction...
A method, according to one aspect, may include estimating costs associated with translating a multi-format instruction of a source instruction set architecture...
Encoding/decoding technique for rebroadcasting lost packets
When retransmitting lost packets of data to multiple devices in a wireless network, the original sequence of packets containing all the lost packets may be...
Seamless frequency sequestering
A method and apparatus for seamless frequency sequestering is herein described. In response to a frequency throttle event, controlling software, such as an OS,...
Management of link states using plateform and device latencies
A method, apparatus, and system for coordinated link power management. Some embodiments of a method include receiving an exit latency for each of a group of...
Apparatus and method for group session key and establishment using a
certified migration key
A method and apparatus for group session key and establishment using a certified migration key are described. In one embodiment, the method includes exporting...
A femtocell may be initialized on a network by automatically contacting a network service provider. The access point then automatically downloads an initial...
Two-hop source snoop based messaging protocol
A messaging protocol that facilitates a distributed cache coherency conflict resolution in a multi-node system that resolves conflicts at a home node. The...
Method, apparatus and system for reverting FAT cluster number to file ID
and offset of non-FAT flash file system
A device includes a processor connected to a memory. The device further includes a module having a process. The module is integrated in a memory file manager...
Scalable distributed memory and I/O multiprocessor system
A multiprocessor system comprises at least one processing module, at least one I/O module, and an interconnect network to connect the at least one processing...
Handling legacy BIOS services for mass storage devices using systems
management interrupts with or without...
A method, system, and computer program product containing instructions for handling legacy BIOS services for mass storage devices using system management...
Dynamic content play control
Machine-readable media, methods, and apparatus are described for dynamic content play control. In some embodiments, a client device (11) may receive a mark...
Method and device for communicating data
A wireless device is disclosed. The wireless device includes a wireless communication module, a data storage module, and a controller for controlling the...
Context-based limitation of mobile device operation
Context-based limitation of mobile device operation. An embodiment of a method includes receiving a request for a function of a mobile device. The method...
Mobile radio communication system
A mobile radio communication system having a mobile radio communication network and a mobile radio subscriber appliance, wherein a unit in the network layer of...
Transceiver arrangement and method for processing a signal
A transceiver arrangement includes a first receive path with a first connection and a first receive amplifier, and a second receive path with a second...
Method and apparatus for media playback
In one embodiment of the invention, a memory may receive digital video data containing a first I frame and a second I frame with a plurality of P frames located...
Method for adaptive image enhancement
A filtering system and method are disclosed, to perform simultaneous, de-noising, and details enhancement tasks of a video image. The efficient filtering system...
Lightweight key distribution and management method for sensor networks
A lightweight security framework is disclosed that combines PKI with symmetric key cryptography to exploit the system asymmetry in hierarchical sensor networks....