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DATA STORING IN MEMORY ARRAYS
Methods and systems for storing data in memory arrays are described. In one implementation, a data storage system includes a memory array having memory devices...
SEMICONDUCTOR APPARATUS FOR READING STORED INFORMATION OF A RESISTOR OR
A semiconductor apparatus includes a variable resistor, a variable resistor selection unit configured to electrically couple the variable resistor to a sense...
MEMORY ACCESS MODULE FOR PERFORMING MEMORY ACCESS MANAGEMENT
A memory access module for performing memory access management of a storage device including a plurality of storage cells includes: sensing means for...
Methods of Reading Six-Transistor SRAM Cells
A six-transistor memory cell based upon a thyristor for an SRAM integrated circuit is described together with methods of operation. Methods of increasing the...
There is provided, for example, a write assist circuit for controlling the voltage level of a memory cell power supply line coupled to an SRAM memory cell to...
SRAM MULTI-CELL OPERATIONS
A multi-memory cell operator includes a non-destructive memory array, an activation unit and a multiple column decoder. The non-destructive memory array has...
SEMICONDUCTOR INTEGRATED CIRCUIT DEVICE
Prior known static random access memory (SRAM) cells are required that a diffusion layer be bent into a key-like shape in order to make electrical contact with...
FREQUENCY SYNTHESIS FOR MEMORY INPUT-OUTPUT OPERATIONS
A memory channel including an internal clock circuit is disclosed. The clock circuit may synthesize an internal clock signal for use by one or more components...
SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY DEVICE
A semiconductor memory device includes: a plurality of memory areas; a target area setting unit suitable for designating a target area according to a number of...
SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY APPARATUS
A semiconductor memory apparatus includes a plurality of cell arrays; and a use information storage block configured to determine whether a data write...
Spin Transfer MRAM Device with Reduced Coefficient of MTJ Resistance
We describe the manufacturing process for and structure of a CPP MTJ MRAM unit cell that utilizes transfer of spin angular momentum as a mechanism for changing...
CONTROL METHOD FOR MAGNETORESISTANCE EFFECT ELEMENT AND CONTROL DEVICE FOR
MAGNETORESISTANCE EFFECT ELEMENT
A control method for a magnetoresistance effect element and a control device for the magnetoresistance effect element that provide a higher writing speed and...
MEMORY SYSTEM AND MEMORY PHYSICAL LAYER INTERFACE CIRCUIT
A memory physical layer interface circuit electrically connected between a memory controller and a memory device is provided. The memory physical layer...
MEMORY SYSTEM INCLUDING SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY DEVICE AND PROGRAM METHOD
A method of programming a memory system includes: reading a target page included in a selected memory block in response to a program request when at least one...
MEMORY SYSTEM, SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHODS OF OPERATING THE SAME
A memory system, a semiconductor memory device and methods of operating the same may perform a read operation on the basis of flag data stored in a flag...
STORAGE DEVICE AND OPERATING METHOD THEREOF
A storage device includes a memory controller suitable for outputting a program command or a read command; and a memory device suitable for performing a...
Laminate-Wrapped Hard Disk Drives and Related Methods
Hard disk drives of the invention are wrapped in laminate for enhanced sealing of the hard disk drive. Laminate-wrapped hard disk drives of the invention...
INTELLIGENT MULTIMEDIA PLAYBACK RE-POSITIONING
Methods, systems and computer readable media may facilitate the repositioning of content based upon scene boundaries. In embodiments, content may be...
HIGH RESOLUTION TAPE DIRECTORY (HRTD) STORED AT END OF DATA IN AN INDEX
In one embodiment, a method includes writing a file into a data partition of a tape medium, writing a pointer of the written file in an index partition and...
ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD FOR OPERATING THE SAME
A video compressing apparatus and method that may increase the compression efficiency while maintaining the quality of video on an electronic device processing...
MOTOR SPIN UP WITH AUXILIARY POWER BOOST
An apparatus and associated method that contemplate spinning up an electric motor to an operational speed by accelerating the motor with a primary power, and...
DVD NAVIGATOR BASED ON A VEHICLE-MOUNTED TERMINAL
A DVD navigator based on a vehicle-mounted terminal is disclosed. The DVD navigator includes: a menu panel module, configured to generate a first level in...
REPLICATION TOOLS AND RELATED FABRICATION METHODS AND APPARATUS
Durable seamless replication tools are disclosed for replication of seamless relief patterns in desired media, for example in optical recording or data storage...
LUBRICANT LAYER ROBUST TO CONTAMINATION AND LUBRICANT SWELLING FOR USE IN
MAGNETIC MEDIA AND METHODS OF MAKING...
In one embodiment, a method includes forming a lubricant layer on an upper surface of a magnetic recording medium, the lubricant layer having a thickness...
MAGNETIC-DISK SUBSTRATE, MAGNETIC DISK, AND MAGNETIC-DISK DRIVE DEVICE
When waviness having a wavelength component of 10 to 500 .mu.m in the circumferential direction of a main surface of a disk-shaped substrate is acquired and...
ONE OR MORE NON-DISK DISK DRIVE COMPONENTS HAVING A LUBRICANT COMPOSITION
THAT IS MISCIBLE WITH A DISK MEDIA...
The present disclosure is directed to disk drives that have one or more disks and one or more additional disk drive components. The one or more disk can...
Variable Rough Lap Machining For Magnetic Recording Read-Write Heads
A process for machining a row of magnetic read-write head sliders involves setting, for the row of sliders, (a) a wedge angle that corresponds to an angle...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETERMINING READ-HEAD DEVIATION USING ORTHOGONAL
A storage device includes read circuitry having a read head having a detector that outputs signals representing data from a first track and an adjacent track....
HIGH DENSITY TIMING BASED SERVO FORMAT
A product according to one embodiment includes a magnetic recording tape having opposite ends and at least one servo track, a longitudinal axis of the magnetic...
NEAR-FIELD TRANSDUCER FOR HEAT ASSISTED MAGNETIC RECORDING COMPRISING OF
THERMALLY STABLE MATERIAL LAYER
Embodiments disclosed herein generally relate to a HAMR head. The HAMR head includes a main pole, a waveguide and a NFT disposed between the main pole and the...
PLASMA TREATMENTS FOR FLEXURES OF HARD DISK DRIVES
Methods for producing flexible circuits can include creating treating a surface of the flexible circuit with at least one of an atmospheric plasma and a beam...
SUSPENSION ASSEMBLY HAVING A MICROACTUATOR GROUNDED TO A FLEXURE
Disclosed is a dual stage actuation suspension, including: a stainless steel component having a plated contact, the plated contact comprising a first material...
DIFFERING MAGNETIC READ SENSORS ON A MAGNETIC HEAD
An apparatus according to one embodiment includes a magnetic head having multiple magnetic transducers, the transducers including read sensors. The read...
METHOD FOR MAKING ULTRA-NARROW READ SENSOR AND READ TRANSDUCER DEVICE
Disclosed are methods for making ultra-narrow track width (TW) read sensors, and read transducers incorporating such sensors. The methods utilize side-wall...
AMBIENT SOUND RENDERING FOR ONLINE MEETINGS
Techniques of conducting an online meeting involve outputting ambient sound to a participant of an online meeting. Along these lines, in an online meeting...
Low Delay Modulated Filter Bank
The document relates to modulated digital filter banks, as well as to methods and systems for the design of such filter banks. In particular, the document...
SIGNAL QUALITY-BASED ENHANCEMENT AND COMPENSATION OF COMPRESSED AUDIO
A sampler module may divide an audio signal into a series of sequential samples. A signal quality detector module may identify a consistent brick wall...
SPEECH PROCESSING APPARATUS, SPEECH PROCESSING SYSTEM, SPEECH PROCESSING
METHOD, AND PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR SPEECH...
A speech processing apparatus performs predetermined speech processing on speech data that is acquired and then transmitted to an external handheld terminal,...
METHOD AND DEVICE FOR PULSE ENCODING, METHOD AND DEVICE FOR PULSE DECODING
The present application discloses a pulse encoding method for use by a voice encoder. An initial number of coding bits is determined according to number of...
DISTRIBUTED AUDIENCE MEASUREMENT SYSTEMS AND METHODS
Systems and methods are disclosed for customizing, distributing and processing audio fingerprint data. An example method includes receiving, at a first device,...
MDCT-Based Complex Prediction Stereo Coding
The invention provides methods and devices for stereo encoding and decoding using complex prediction in the frequency domain. In one embodiment, a decoding...
MULTI-CHANNEL AUDIO SIGNAL CLASSIFIER
It is disclosed inter alia a method comprising: estimating a value of entropy for a multi-channel audio signal; determining a channel configuration of the...
Mobile Devices, Methods, and Computer Program Products for Enhancing
Social Interactions With Relevant Social...
Devices, methods, and computer program products for facilitating enhanced social interactions using a mobile device are disclosed. A method for facilitating an...
DEVICE CONTROL METHOD, DEVICE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, AND VOICE INPUT APPARATUS
A method is provided that includes receiving, from a voice input apparatus associated with a first target device among a plurality of target devices,...
A WEARABLE DEVICE, SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR NAME RECOLLECTION
The invention concerns a wearable device 1 comprising a sensor 3 adapted for sensing a body part movement, a controller unit 4 adapted for sampling and...
TAMPER-RESISTANT ELEMENT FOR USE IN SPEAKER RECOGNITION
A tamper-resistant element for use in speaker recognition, the tamper-resistant element being adapted for storing data representing speaker information based...
MULTIPLE MICROPHONES FOR SYNCHRONIZED VOICE INTERACTION
A system for operating multiple microphones for synchronized voice interaction, comprising an interaction manager that receives speech-based interaction from a...
Embodiments of the invention provide for the automated retrieval of contextual relevant data in an in-person meeting. In an embodiment of the invention, a...
System and Method for Determining the Compliance of Agent Scripts
Systems and methods of script identification in audio data obtained from audio data. The audio data is segmented into a plurality of utterances. A script model...
Method And Apparatus For Exploiting Language Skill Information In
Automatic Speech Recognition
Typical speech recognition systems usually use speaker-specific speech data to apply speaker adaptation to models and parameters associated with the speech...