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Method and apparatus for managing communications
Controlling a signal transmitted from a device in a vacant channel in a spectrum.
Enhancing video sharpness and contrast by luminance and chrominance
An apparatus, system, method, and article for enhancing video sharpness are described. The apparatus may include a media processing node to enhance sharpness of...
Pre-expiration purging of authentication key contexts
Various embodiments of methods and apparatuses for managing authentication key contexts are described herein. In various embodiments, the methods and...
Beamforming by antenna puncturing
Beamforming is provided for a wireless MIMO device by using antenna puncturing to reduce the number of transmit antennas that are used to transmit data for...
Multiplexer based transmitter equalization
In general, in one aspect, the disclosure describes a digital signal equalizer that includes a plurality of multiplexers. The number of multiplexers defines...
Automatic tuning circuit for a continuous-time equalizer
Embodiments of the invention are generally directed to systems, methods, and apparatuses for an automatic tuning circuit for a continuous-time equalizer (CTE)....
HDLC encoding and decoding techniques
An HDLC frame formation technique that calculates fields based on unscrambled data and combines unscrambled fields with scrambled data. Decoding HDLC frames...
Selecting portals to service network transmissions
A system, apparatus, and method to dynamically select and establish connections with portals of a mesh network are described herein.
Systems and methods for arranging MAC layer PDUs in a downlink burst
Embodiments of systems and methods for arranging data units in a downlink burst transmission are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be described...
Altering operation of a network interface controller based on network
A method includes, at a network interface controller receiving packets from a network connection for a set of multiple coupled processors, distributing received...
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...
System and method for node-clustering and multi-hop routing in wideband
wireless ad-hoc networks
An ad-hoc network system for computing a proposed number of node-clusters that enable a relative threshold data rate. The ad-hoc network system includes a...
Motion adaptive upsampling of chroma video signals
Upsampling for video signals is described. In particular chroma pixels may be upsampled in a luminance, chrominance signal using motion adaptive approaches. In...
Determining a final exposure setting automatically for a solid state
camera without a separate light metering...
An embodiment of the invention is a method of generating a final exposure setting, including, (a) selecting one of a number of predetermined exposure settings...
Method and apparatus for determining within-die and across-die variation
of analog circuits
Described herein is the method and apparatus for determining frequency of an oscillator coupled with one or more analog devices, and for determining within-die...
Staged predriver for high speed differential transmitter
According to various embodiments, a differential transmitter includes a driver and a predriver. In various embodiments, the predriver may include pull-up...
Metal-metal bonding of compliant interconnect
Embodiments of the invention provide a first component with a compliant interconnect bonded to a second component with a land pad by a metal to metal bond. In...
Forming a semiconductor package including a thermal interface material
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for placing a thermal interface material (TIM) between a die including a backside metallic (BSM)...
Recessed channel array transistor (RCAT) in replacement metal gate (RMG)
Embodiments of the invention relate to a method of fabricating logic transistors using replacement metal gate (RMG) logic flow with modified process to form...
Reducing external resistance of a multi-gate device using spacer
A method includes depositing a sacrificial gate electrode to one or more multi-gate fins. The sacrificial gate electrode is patterned such that it is coupled to...
Forming electroplated inductor structures for integrated circuits
Methods and associated structures of forming microelectronic devices are described. Those methods may include forming a magnetic material on a substrate,...
Integrated module including physical layer network device, receptacle and
physical layer isolation module
An embodiment may include an integrated module that may include a physical layer network device and a cable connector receptacle. The physical layer network...
Providing extended memory protection
In one embodiment, the present invention provides for extended memory protection for memory of a system. The embodiment includes a method for associating a...
Apparatus, system, and method for persistent user-level thread
Embodiments of the invention provide a method of creating, based on an operating-system-scheduled thread running on an operating-system-visible sequencer and...
System for atomically updating a plurality of files
A method for updating platform firmware is disclosed. This capability is facilitated by a standard software abstraction for a firmware storage device, known as...
Scalable scan system for system-on-chip design
A method and system to facilitate a scalable scan system in the design of a system-on-chip. In one embodiment of the invention, the system-on-chip includes a...
Processor power consumption control and voltage drop via
micro-architectural bandwidth throttling
A method, device, and system are disclosed. In one embodiment the method includes supplying a processor with a first voltage. The method also includes allowing...
System and method for aggregating core-cache clusters in order to produce
According to one embodiment of the invention, a processor comprises a memory, a plurality of processor cores in communication with the cache memory and a...
Dynamically re-classifying data in a shared cache
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for determining if a state of data is indicative of a first class of data, re-classifying the data...
Combined omni- and directional- communications in high-frequency wireless
In a wireless communication network, specific portions of the communication may combine directional transmission with omnidirectional reception. In particular,...
Dynamic link width modulation
Techniques for dynamically adjusting point-to-point link width based, at least in part, on link conditions. When operating at full power and at the highest...
Programming a phase change memory
A programming circuit of a phase change memory cell includes a controllable current generator to supply a programming pulse and an internal control unit coupled...
Energy sensing light emitting diode display
A display that includes energy sensors within the display itself is disclosed. An Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) can be made to operate both as a light...
Water-level charged device model for electrostatic discharge test methods,
and apparatus using same
A charged device model (CDM) electrostatic discharge (ESD) testing is carried out at wafer level. Wafer CDM pulses are repeatedly applied and monitored. The...
Adaptive controller with mode tracking and parametric estimation for
digital power converters
A controller for a power stage may adaptively control power switches to improve the efficiency of power consumption by the power stage and detect continuous...
Tunnel field effect transistor and method of manufacturing same
A TFET includes a source region (110, 210), a drain region (120, 220), a channel region (130, 230) between the source region and the drain region, and a gate...
Composition for etching a metal hard mask material in semiconductor
An etching solution for a metal hard mask. The etching solution comprises a mixture of a dilute HF (hydrofluoric acid) and a silicon containing precursor. The...
Shielded socket housing
A shielded socket and method of fabrication is described. In an embodiment, a socket is formed of a conductive polymer socket housing, and at least one...
Method, apparatus and system for enabling a secure location-aware platform
A method, apparatus and system enable a secure location-aware platform. Specifically, embodiments of the present invention may utilize a secure processing...
Method, apparatus and system for performing access control and intrusion
detection on encrypted data
A method, apparatus and system enable access control and intrusion detection on encrypted data. Specifically, application data on a node may be routed to a...
Method and apparatus for ensuring fairness and forward progress when
executing multiple threads of execution
A system and method for determine which threads to execute at a given time in a multi-threaded computer system. A thread prioritizer determines execution...
Switching between protected mode environments utilizing virtual machine
Disclosed is a processor having a normal execution mode and a host execution mode. A virtual machine monitor (VMM) operable in conjunction with the host...
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...
Method and apparatus for reducing power consumption in multi-channel
memory controller systems
Disclosed is a method, apparatus and computer program product for reducing memory power consumption in a server system. The server system includes a memory...
Predicting future power level states for processor cores
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for providing power state change information from a plurality of cores of a processor package to a...
System and method for creation and use of strong passwords
The system and method uses user generated questions and answers of multiple levels for added protection from adversaries. There are a first set of question(s)...
System and method to establish a peer-to-peer IT backbone
A peer-to-peer IT (Information Technology) backbone. The system includes at least one IT server and a plurality of client computers arranged in a peer-to-peer...
Bi-directional parallel optical link
A system is disclosed. The system includes a first optical transceiver having a first set of transmitters and a first set of receivers and a second optical...
Fingerprinting digital video for rights management in networks
Systems and methods generate video fingerprints for video data streams. A collection of sub-fingerprints constitute a fingerprint block. The size and temporal...
Method and apparatus to support scalability in a multicarrier network
A multicarrier communication device can vary the number of subcarriers being used to carry on multicarrier communication within a network, based on a...