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Forming a thin film electric cooler and structures formed thereby
Methods of forming a microelectronic structure are described. Embodiments of those methods include forming a first plurality of openings through a first surface...
Attachment using magnetic particle based solder composites
Electronic devices and methods for fabricating electronic devices are described. One method includes providing a first body with a plurality of composite bumps...
Inducing strain in the channels of metal gate transistors
In a metal gate replacement process, strain may be selectively induced in the channels of NMOS and PMOS transistors. For example, a material having a higher...
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...
Graded high germanium compound films for strained semiconductor devices
Embodiments of an apparatus and methods for providing a graded high germanium compound region are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be described...
Modified chip attach process
Embodiments of a method of attaching an integrated circuit (IC) die to a substrate are disclosed. In one embodiment, at a first temperature, a solder disposed...
Use of soft adhesive to attach pellicle to reticle
A pellicle is attached to a reticle by a soft adhesive. The distortion of the reticle is less than if a hard adhesive were used.
Time shifting enhanced television triggers
Enhanced television broadcasts including triggers with expires attributes may be utilized in a variety of situations where the expires attribute may adversely...
Large character set browser
A large number of characters may be represented by character codes without undue complication. For example, characters that are already represented by Unicode...
Receiver for recovering and retiming electromagnetically coupled data
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a system having an electromagnetic coupler probe to electromagnetically sample signals from a device under test...
Reliable memory for memory controller with multiple channels
One embodiment of the invention includes a memory RAS mode whereby a multi-channel memory controller utilizes both memory mirroring and memory sparing to form...
Tri-layered power scheme for architectures which contain a
Various embodiments are directed to a tri-layered power scheme for architectures which contain a microcontroller. In one embodiment, a power management system...
Dynamic power reduction
Some embodiments of the invention include systems, apparatuses, and methods for dynamically reducing requested supply voltage based on idle functional blocks.
Methods and arrangements for remote communications with a trusted platform
Methods and arrangements to provide computer security are contemplated. Embodiments include transformations, code, state machines or other logic to provide...
Security protocols for processor-based systems
A processor-based system such as a wireless communication module may implement security functions in a cost effective fashion by providing a virtual memory space...
Firmware processing for operating system panic data
A processor includes firmware and at least one instance of an operating system (OS). When the OS encounters an unrecoverable error (a "panic"), data regarding...
Multiple, cooperating operating systems (OS) platform system and method
A multiple, cooperating operating systems (OS) platform system with multi processors. Multiple operating systems, each of which may be of a different type or...
Technique to enable store forwarding during long latency instruction
A technique to allow independent loads to be satisfied during high-latency instruction processing. Embodiments of the invention relate to a technique in which a...
Programmable processing unit with an input buffer and output buffer
configured to exclusively exchange data...
In general, in one aspect, a processing unit includes an input buffer to store data received by the processing unit, a memory, an arithmetic logic unit coupled...
Mechanism for remapping post virtual machine memory pages
According to one embodiment, a computer system is disclosed. The computer system includes a processor, a chipset coupled to the processor and a memory coupled to...
Providing quality of service (QoS) for cache architectures using priority
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for associating a first priority indicator with first data stored in a first entry of a cache memory...
Maintaining processor resources during architectural events
In one embodiment of the present invention, a method includes switching between a first address space and a second address space, determining if the second...
PCI express enhancements and extensions
A method and apparatus for enhancing/extending a serial point-to-point interconnect architecture, such as Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIe) is...
Method and apparatus to retrieve information in a network
An improved method and apparatus to retrieve information over a network is described.
Method, apparatus and instructions for parallel data conversions
Method, apparatus, and program means for performing a conversion. In one embodiment, a disclosed apparatus includes a destination storage location corresponding...
Most probable explanation generation for a Bayesian Network
Methods, systems, and apparatus are provided to generate a most probable explanation (MPE) for a Bayesian Network (BN). A first data structure is populated by...
Sharing a radio frequency interface resource
Applications may seek access to a radio frequency interface resource on a processor-based system that exceeds the available capacity of that resource. When more...
Wireless personal area network communication systems, apparatus and
methods with fast adaptive beamforming
An embodiment of the present invention provides a method for communicating in a wireless personal area network, comprising using adaptive beamforming configured...
Multiple-output transmitter for transmitting a plurality of spatial
A multiple output transmitter is configured for transmitting a single input data stream over two or more spatial channels using OFDM signals. The transmitter...
Method, device, and apparatus for multi-stream multi-band transmission
A transmitter may include a set of stream groups, each including two or more streams producing a set of orthogonal frequency division multiplexed (OFDM)...
Link interface technique including data indicator symbols
In some embodiments, a chip includes transmitters and generation circuitry to provide data symbols and special characters to the transmitters to be transmitted....
TCP multicast system and method
A method, computer program product, system (including a circuit card), and integrated circuit for identifying a plurality of recipients to receive a single data...
Method and apparatus to support VoIP calls in an IEEE 802.16 interface
In some embodiments, an apparatus includes a connect control module adapted to receive a dynamic service addition message containing a reserved bandwidth amount...
Memory including bipolar junction transistor select devices
An array is formed by a plurality of cells, wherein each cell is formed by a bipolar junction selection transistor having a first, a second, and a control...
Central pressuring fan with bottom inlets for notebook cooling
A cooling system may include a fan which may be placed near the center of the system board. The fan may include bottom inlet and may draw air through an opening...
Electromechanical switch with partially rigidified electrode
An electromechanical switch with a rigidified electrode includes an actuation electrode, a suspended electrode, a contact, and a signal line. The actuation...
Block contact architectures for nanoscale channel transistors
A contact architecture for nanoscale channel devices having contact structures coupling to and extending between source or drain regions of a device having a...
Recessed channel array transistor (RCAT) structures
Recessed channel array transistor (RCAT) structures and method of formation are generally described. In one example, an electronic device includes a...
Semiconductor wafer coat layers and methods therefor
Formulations and processes for forming wafer coat layers are disclosed. In one embodiment, an organic surface protectant is incorporated into a wafer coat...
Terminating enhanced television broadcasts
An enhanced television broadcast system may enable the transmission and reception of a real-time event when a new program is about to begin. The real-time event...
Iterative decoder with early-exit condition detection and methods for
Embodiments of an iterative decoder with early-exit condition detection and methods for decoding are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be...
Cache sharing based thread control
Apparatus and computing systems associated with cache sharing based thread control are described. One embodiment includes a memory to store a thread control...
Using inter-arrival times of data requests to cache data in a computing
A data caching method comprising monitoring read and write requests submitted for accessing target data in a first data block on a storage medium; identifying a...
Method and apparatus to defer USB transactions
An apparatus and method are provided that include providing a transaction data structure, and monitoring the transaction data structure for a predetermined...
Queue arrays in network devices
A queue descriptor including a head pointer pointing to the first element in a queue and a tail pointer pointing to the last element in the queue is stored in...
Beamforming codebook generation system and associated methods
A codebook generation system and associated methods are generally described herein. For instance, a codebook generation agent (CGA) may implement techniques for...
Dynamic EMI (electromagnetic interference) management
In one embodiment, a method is provided. The method may include determining if electromagnetic interference (EMI) is emitted by a device in one or more regions...
Channel feedback using channel state predictions based also on delays
Embodiments of methods and apparatus for providing channel feedback information based at least in part on predicted future channel states is disclosed and...
System, apparatus and method of allocating medium access blocks
Briefly, a wireless system and a method of dynamically allocating one or more medium access blocks of a first communication network within one or more medium...
Reducing exposure of radio devices to interference through adaptive
selection of repetitive symbols
Methods and apparatus relating to reducing exposure of radio devices to interference through adaptive selection of repetitive symbols are described. In an...