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Digitally controlled current mode power converter
A current mode converter includes a converter stage comprising a first switch, a second switch, an inductor, and a capacitor, and a digital-to-analog converter...
Multi-array bottom-side connector using spring bias
A connector for a multi-array bottom side array is described that uses a spring bias. In one example, a connector includes a connector housing, the connector...
Semiconductor transistor having a stressed channel
A process is described for manufacturing an improved PMOS semiconductor transistor. Recesses are etched into a layer of epitaxial silicon. Source and drain...
Capping dielectric structures for transistor gates
The present description relates to the field of fabricating microelectronic transistors, including non-planar transistors, for microelectronic devices....
Semiconductor devices with germanium-rich active layers and doped
Semiconductor device stacks and devices made there from having Ge-rich device layers. A Ge-rich device layer is disposed above a substrate, with a p-type doped...
Uniaxially strained nanowire structure
Uniaxially strained nanowire structures are described. For example, a semiconductor device includes a plurality of vertically stacked uniaxially strained...
Vertical meander inductor for small core voltage regulators
Vertical meander inductors for small core voltage regulators and approaches to fabricating vertical meander inductors for small core voltage regulators are...
Film interposer for integrated circuit devices
In one embodiment, a stack device comprising a film interposer of a polyimide film material, for example, is assembled. In accordance with one embodiment of the...
Methods of forming under device interconnect structures
Methods of forming microelectronic interconnect under device structures are described. Those methods and structures may include forming a device layer in a...
Multi die package having a die and a spacer layer in a recess
Package assemblies for and methods of packaging integrated circuit chips are described. Disclosed package assemblies have spacers and recessed regions...
Extended select gate lifetime
A flash memory device may include two or more flash memory cells organized as a NAND string in a block of flash memory cells, and flash cells, coupled to the...
Induced thermal gradients
A temperature difference between a first thermal sensor and a second thermal sensor on a first die is determined. The temperature difference is transmitted from...
Adjustment of monitor resolution and pixel refreshment based on detected
Techniques are disclosed for improving energy efficiency of displays, and in particular, displays capable of selective refresh. In an embodiment, the techniques...
Environment actuation by one or more augmented reality elements
Apparatuses, systems, media and methods may provide for environment actuation by one or more augmented reality elements. A location module may determine a...
Techniques for spatially sorting graphics information
Various embodiments are generally directed to an apparatus, method and other techniques for separating a group of polygons from a viewpoint of a scene into a...
Mechanism for facilitating dynamic simulation of avatars corresponding to
changing user performances as...
A mechanism is described for facilitating dynamic simulation of avatars based on user performances according to one embodiment. A method of embodiments, as...
Non-local means image denoising with detail preservation using
self-similarity driven blending
System, apparatus, method, and computer readable media for texture enhanced non-local means (NLM) image denoising. In embodiments, detail is preserved in...
Parallel approximation of distance maps
Method for parallel approximation of distance maps on a discrete representation of a manifold, the method comprising: for at least one Euclidean grid applied on...
Sampler load balancing
Embodiments described herein include a graphics processing unit. The graphics processing unit includes a plurality of execution units. The graphics processing...
Tracking and recognition of faces using selected region classification
Methods, apparatuses, and articles associated with facial tracking and recognition are disclosed. In embodiments, facial images may be detected in video or...
Apparatus, system, and method for protecting electronic devices in a
Described herein are apparatus, system, and method for protecting electronic devices through the creation of a virtual perimeter among the electronic devices....
Systems, methods, and computer program products for performing
The system has first, second, third, and fourth subsystems. Each subsystem has first and second multipliers coupled, respectively, to first and second adders....
Adaptive termination scheme for low power high speed bus
Methods and apparatus relating to an adaptive termination scheme for a low power, high speed bus are described. In an embodiment, logic at least partially...
Supporting multiple channels of a single interface
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for receiving a request for a transaction from a first agent in a fabric and obtaining an address, a...
Reducing latency of unified memory transactions
In an embodiment, an apparatus includes a consuming logic to request and process data including a critical data portion and a second data portion, the data...
Method and device for determining parallelism of tasks of a program
A method and device for determining parallelism of tasks of a program comprises generating a task data structure to track the tasks and assigning a node of the...
Vector compare instructions for sliding window encoding
A processor is described having an instruction execution pipeline having a functional unit to execute an instruction that compares vector elements against an...
Method and apparatus for performing logical compare operations
A method and apparatus for including in a processor instructions for performing logical-comparison and branch support operations on packed or unpacked data. In...
Multi-element instruction with different read and write masks
A method is described that includes reading a first read mask from a first register. The method also includes reading a first vector operand from a second...
Systems and methods for reducing power consumption of a communication
Generally, this disclosure describes an energy-efficient Ethernet communications approach including use of clock gating of transmit circuitry.
Power gated communication controller
A method includes detecting a communication event over a communication bus 130 coupled to a device, and in response to detecting the communication event,...
Operating system independent network event handling
Methods and apparatuses for re-instantiating a firmware environment that includes one or more firmware functions available at pre-boot time when transitioning...
Managing sideband segments in on-die system fabric
Methods and apparatus for managing sideband segments in an On-Die System Fabric (OSF) are described. In one embodiment, a sideband OSF includes a plurality of...
Method and apparatus for clock frequency ratio independent error logging
A method and system for error logging that is independent of the clock frequency ratio in an I/O subsystem. In one embodiment of the invention, the I/O...
Inspection of microelectronic devices using near-infrared light
Inspection of microelectronic devices is described using near infrared light. In one example, a dielectric material layer on a substrate is illuminated with a...
Temperature measurement system
A temperature measurement system is disclosed. In accordance with some embodiments of the present disclosure, a temperature measurement system may comprise a...
Method, system, and device for to-do-list based navigation
A method, system, and device for to-do-list based navigation includes identifying a selection of tasks to be completed from the to-do-list. The selected tasks...
Cylindrical dual axis hinge for electronic devices
A cylindrical dual axis hinge for electronic devices is disclosed. A particular embodiment includes: a primary hinge having a primary pivot with a first axis of...
Vehicular speech recognition grammar selection based upon captured or
Speech recognition systems and/or techniques are provided in which grammar elements and/or speech inputs are targeted to selected functions. One or more input...
Combined electronic device and attachment
Electronic device with detachable curved display
Absorbing termination in an interconnect
Embodiments of the present disclosure are directed toward techniques and configurations for electrical signal absorption in an interconnect disposed in a...
Proximity-based coupling service
Systems and methods may provide for implementing a proximity-based coupling service. In one example, the method may include detecting, utilizing a first...
Wireless communication system method for synchronizing Bluetooth devices
based on received beacon signals
The disclosure generally relates to a method and apparatus for Low-Energy Bluetooth (BLE) synchronization. In one embodiment, the disclosure enables BLE devices...
Apparatus, system and method of communicating a wakeup packet
Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, devices, systems and methods of communicating a wakeup packet. For example, an apparatus may include...
Idle mode cell selection for licensed shared access
A 3GPP LTE protocol enhancement realizes the full benefit of proposed dynamic frequency sharing systems by enhancing current idle mode cell selection mechanisms...
Apparatus, system and method of estimating a location of a mobile device
Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, systems and/or methods of estimating a location of a mobile device. For example, an apparatus may include a...
Building floor determination for a location based service
A device stores an indication of a current floor of a multiple floor building on which a device is located. The device measures signal strengths of signals...
Method and apparatus for ordering entertainment programs from different
programming transmission sources
The present invention provides an improved method and apparatus for purchasing media features for programming transmissions. A selection is sent to a server...
Processing of messages using theme and modality criteria
Embodiments related to a message processing system are disclosed herein. In some embodiments, a computing system may include receiver logic to receive a message...