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Inductor using bulk metallic glass material
Inductors using bulk metallic glass (BMG) material and associated methods are generally described. In one example, an apparatus includes an electrically...
Self-aligned vertical bipolar junction transistor for phase change
A phase change memory may include self-aligned polysilicon vertical bipolar junction transistors used as select devices. The bipolar junction transistors may be...
Methods for concealing surface defects
Methods for removing random or uncontrolled surface defects from a work piece surface are provided, by applying a plurality of induced controlled defects over...
Thermal intermediate apparatus, systems, and methods
Apparatus and system, as well as fabrication methods therefor, may include a thermal intermediate structure comprised of a plurality of carbon nanotubes some of...
Method of forming collapse chip connection bumps on a semiconductor
A method of forming collapse chip connection bumps on a semiconductor substrate is provided. The method includes providing a semiconductor substrate having a...
Using cell voltage as a monitor for deposition coverage
A method and apparatus are described that use cell voltage and/or current as monitor to prevent electrochemical deposition (e.g., electroplating) tools from...
Method and apparatus for exploiting thread-level parallelism
According to one example embodiment, there is disclosed herein uses partial recurrence relaxation for parallelizing DOACROSS loops on multi-core computer...
Power management of low power link states
A method and apparatus for intelligent power management for low power link states. Some embodiments include methods, apparatuses, and systems for a device...
Apparatus and method for secure boot environment
In some embodiments, a processor-based system may include at least one processor, at least one memory coupled to the at least one processor, a boot block stored...
System and method for using a mask register to track progress of gathering
elements from memory
A system and method for assigning values to elements in a first register, where each data field in a first register corresponds to a data element to be written...
Dynamic updating of thresholds in accordance with operating conditons
In some embodiments, a memory control device includes a sensor positioned remotely from a memory device, a register to store an offset value, the offset value...
Transaction based shared data operations in a multiprocessor environment
The apparatus and method described herein are for handling shared memory accesses between multiple processors utilizing lock-free synchronization through...
Method and apparatus for supporting scalable coherence on many-core
products through restricted exposure
In one embodiment, a multi-core processor having cores each associated with a cache memory, can operate such that when a first core is to access data owned by a...
Integrated circuit capable of pre-fetching data
A method according to one embodiment may include retrieving selected data from one or more mass storage devices, based at least in part on historical device...
Method using port task scheduler
According to one embodiment, an apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a port having a plurality of lanes, a plurality of protocol engines. Each...
Address window support for direct memory access translation
An apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a remapping circuit to facilitate access of one or more I/O devices to a memory device for direct memory...
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...
PC-based automobile owner's manual, diagnostics, and auto care
A computer built into an automobile displays the owner's manual for the car. The user requests more information about the automobile through the computer, and...
Sleep-mode statistics apparatus, systems, and methods
Embodiments of sleep-mode statistics apparatus, systems, and methods are described generally herein. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.
Performing deblocking on pixel data
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for receiving pixel data for a portion of an image including a blocking artifact, calculating an...
Noise detection and estimation techniques for picture enhancement
A method of filtering noise from a picture may include determining a set of pixel noise metrics for a set of selected pixels in the picture based solely on...
Extended multi-modulus prescaler
Embodiments of apparatuses, articles, methods, and systems for a synthesizer with an extended multi-modulus prescaler are generally described herein. Described...
Transmission signaling techniques to enhance receiver interference
Techniques are described that can be used to maximize the interference suppression capability of space-time coded systems by managing synchronous transmission...
LAN emulation over infiniband fabric apparatus, systems, and methods
A method and device for local area network (LAN) emulation over an Infiniband (IB) fabric. An IB LAN driver at a first node on an IB fabric receives the port...
Techniques to support seamless mobility of electronic devices engaged in a
session initiation protocol (SIP)...
Embodiments of the invention relate to techniques to allow a wireless device engaged in a Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) communication session to move...
Apparatus, systems, and methods for the reception and synchronization of
An apparatus and a system, as well as a method and article, may operate to separate, in the frequency domain, a combined plurality of asynchronous data streams...
Divided bitline flash memory array with local sense and signal
A flash memory array and a method for performing read operation therein are disclosed. The flash memory array comprises a plurality of memory segment, a data...
Method and apparatus for inverted vortex generator for enhanced cooling
Some embodiments of a method, apparatus and computer system are described for inverted vortex generator enhanced cooling. In various embodiments an apparatus...
Carbon nanotube coated capacitor electrodes
Devices and methods for their formation, including electronic devices containing capacitors, are described. In one embodiment, a device includes a substrate and...
Detecting video format information in a sequence of video pictures
Gradient analysis may be utilized to determine frame and field repeat patterns in input video data. Those frame and field repeat patterns may then be analyzed...
A transformer comprises a substrate comprising a semiconductor material, a first conductor over the substrate, a second conductor over the substrate, and a...
Liquid TIM dispense and removal method and assembly
In some embodiments, a liquid TIM dispense and removal method and assembly is presented. In this regard, a method is introduced including loading an absorbent...
Solder limiting layer for integrated circuit die copper bumps
An apparatus comprises a semiconductor substrate having a device layer, a plurality of metallization layers, a passivation layer, and a metal bump formed on the...
Using unstable nitrides to form semiconductor structures
Incompatible materials, such as copper and nitrided barrier layers, may be adhered more effectively to one another. In one embodiment, a precursor of copper is...
Systems and methods to laminate passives onto substrate
A method may include depositing a dielectric layer onto a substrate, removing portions of the dielectric layer to create a plurality of separated non-removed...
Common plate capacitor array connections, and processes of making same
A process of forming a semiconductive capacitor device for a memory circuit includes forming a first capacitor cell recess and a second capacitor cell recess...
Copper plating connection for multi-die stack in substrate package
An embodiment of the present invention is a technique to construct a multi-die package. A stack of dice is formed from a base substrate in a package. The dice...
Substrate with raised edge pads
A separable electrical connection may be provided with a landside pad on one of two electrical components to be joined. The landside pad may be made up of two...
Protecting privacy of networked devices containing management subsystems
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a decommission command from a management console, determining that the decommission command is authentic, and...
Processing capacity on demand
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a system and method for providing processing capacity on demand. According to the embodiments, a processor...
Techniques to truncate data files in nonvolatile memory
Various embodiments for performing truncate operations in nonvolatile memory are described. In one embodiment, an apparatus may include a nonvolatile memory to...
Lane to lane deskewing via non-data symbol processing for a serial point
to point link
Multiple symbol sequences that have been transmitted in parallel using the same transmit clock over a serial point to point link are received. Each symbol...
Transmit scaling using multiple queues
According to some embodiments, it may be determined, at a first processing element of a device with a plurality of processing elements, that first data is to be...
Methods and apparatus for extracting integer remainders
Methods and apparatus to determine a remainder value are disclosed. A disclosed example method involves, during a compilation phase, causing a processor to...
Method and system for deterministic throttling for thermal management
A scheme to facilitate deterministic thermal management by having either device connected via a link to generate a thermal management request based on one...
Reducing interference from closely proximate wireless units
A wireless device may include two or more wireless interfaces capable of transmitting and/or receiving signals over separate wireless networks. To reduce the...
Single point location tracking for a mobile device in a communication
Briefly, in accordance with one or more embodiments, the location of a mobile device within a floor plan of a building or the like environment may be determined...
Pre-distorting a transmitted signal for offset cancellation
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a pre-driver to receive data of a first clock phase and to pre-drive the data, a driver coupled to the...
Estimating statistical properties of noise in modulated data carrier
Methods, systems and apparatus for estimating statistical properties of noise in modulated data carrier signals represented by modulated data symbols are...
Scale-invariant barrett reduction for elliptic-curve cyrptography
The computation time to perform scalar point multiplication in an Elliptic Curve Group is reduced by modifying the Barrett Reduction technique. Computations are...