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Array fanout pass transistor structure
A device, such as an integrated circuit including memory, includes an array of memory cells on a substrate. A row/column line, such as a local word line or...
Operation modes for an inverted NAND architecture
Methods for performing memory operations on a memory array that includes inverted NAND strings are described. The memory operations may include erase...
Semiconductor memory device
According to one embodiment, a semiconductor memory device includes a first memory cell array including a first block that includes memory cells, a second...
Three dimensional stacked nonvolatile semiconductor memory
A three dimensional stacked nonvolatile semiconductor memory according to an example of the present invention includes a memory cell array comprised of first...
Method and apparatus for setting TCAM entry
The present invention discloses a method and an apparatus for setting a TCAM entry and relates to the field of communications, which are used to achieve an...
Storage element, storage device, and signal processing circuit
A signal processing circuit whose power consumption can be suppressed is provided. In a period during which a power supply voltage is not supplied to a storage...
Semiconductor memory device
According to one embodiment, a semiconductor memory device includes a series connection including first to Nth (N being an integer greater than or equal to 2)...
An electronic device comprising a semiconductor memory unit that may include a cell array including a plurality of storage cells; a first line connected to one...
Apparatuses and methods for sensing using an integration component
The present disclosure includes apparatuses and methods for sensing a resistance variable memory cell. A number of embodiments include circuitry to provide a...
Latch circuits and methods with programmable impedance elements
A circuit can include at least one two terminal element programmable between at least two impedance states; a write section configured to place the element into...
Electronic device and method for fabricating the same
A semiconductor memory includes a substrate configured to include a plurality of active regions which are defined by isolation layers extending in a first...
Memory sanitation using bit-inverted data
Method and apparatus for sanitizing a memory using bit-inverted data. In accordance with various embodiments, a memory location is sanitized by sequential steps...
Memory system and method for writing data into memory system
A memory system of one embodiment includes: a nonvolatile memory including a plurality of word lines each connected to memory cells, each one of the memory...
SRAM wordline driver supply block with multiple modes
A wordline driver supply block supporting multiple operation modes of a memory of a microprocessor in a device for reducing power consumption thereof.
Integrated circuit using method for setting level of reference voltage
An integrated circuit includes a reference voltage level setting circuit and a reference voltage generation circuit. The reference voltage level setting circuit...
Dynamic selection of output delay in a memory control device
In an example, a memory control device includes an output circuit, an output delay unit, and a write-levelization controller. The output circuit is coupled to...
High-speed compare operation using magnetic tunnel junction elements
including two different anti-ferromagnetic...
A match-in-place-type compare operation utilizes a string of Magnetic Tunnel Junction (MTJ) elements including storage layers and sense layers having different...
Non-volatile latch using spin-transfer torque memory device
Described is an apparatus of a non-volatile logic (NVL), the apparatus comprises: a sensing circuit to sense differential resistance; a first ...
Resistive memory array
A circuit that includes a current source module, a current sink module and a memory bank is disclosed. Each of the current source module, the current sink...
Magnetic memory devices including magnetic memory cells having opposite
A magnetic memory device includes first and second magnetic memory cells coupled to first and second bit lines, respectively. The first and second magnetic...
MRAM with magnetic material surrounding contact plug
An electronic device includes semiconductor memory, and the semiconductor memory includes a contact plug which is disposed over a substrate and extends in a...
Memory cores of resistive type memory devices, resistive type memory
devices and method of sensing data in the same
A memory core of a resistive type memory device includes at least a first resistive type memory cell coupled to a bit-line, a first resistance to voltage...
Semiconductor device and system including the same
A semiconductor device includes a plurality of data output circuits suitable for outputting data; an address training driver suitable for generating a plurality...
A semiconductor device including a data aligner that aligns input data in response to internal strobe signals obtained by dividing a data strobe signal to...
First-in first-out circuits and methods
A first first-in first-out (FIFO) circuit includes a storage circuit, a second first-in first-out (FIFO) circuit, and a third first-in first-out (FIFO) circuit....
Semiconductor device having high-voltage transistor
A semiconductor device includes a memory cell array having a plurality of memory cells respectively coupled to first and second bit lines, page buffers, and a...
Data storage using analog coding
In an embodiment, a memory system is provided. The memory system can include one or more memory elements, a quantity associated with each of the one or more...
Allocating memory address space between DIMMs using memory controllers
A memory controller enters a memory mode, allocating memory address space within a pair of dual in line memory modules (DIMMs) such that each DIMM of the pair...
Processor memory optimization via page access counting
To utilize the most efficient memory available to a mobile processor, page access counters may be used to record utilization associated with multiple different...
Memory with deferred fractional row activation
Row activation operations within a memory component are carried out with respect to subrows instead of complete storage rows to reduce power consumption....
Method and apparatus for dynamically adjusting voltage reference to
optimize an I/O system
Described herein is an apparatus for dynamically adjusting a voltage reference level for optimizing an I/O system to achieve a certain performance metric. The...
Power-aware RAM processing
Logical memories and other logic functions specified in designs are mapped to power-optimized implementations using physical memories and other device...
Semiconductor memory device
According to one embodiment, a semiconductor memory device includes a first bit line extending in a first direction, a first source line including a first...
Circuits in strap cell regions
A circuit comprises a first transistor and a second transistor in a strap cell region between a first memory array and a second memory array of a memory device....
An exemplary drive tray includes parallel side members; at least one end member connected to the parallel side members where the members collectively form a...
Slim profile, rear docking tape drive canister
In one embodiment, an automated tape library includes an array of tape drive canister bays which each allow insertion of a tape drive canister therein that...
Spindle motor and disk drive apparatus
A spindle motor includes a base portion molded by casting. The base portion includes a plate portion extends radially with respect to a central axis, and a wall...
Binding a data object to a rotational hard drive
A method of determining whether a data object is stored on a storage device such as a disk includes a write operation that partitions the data object into...
System capable of integrating user-entered game event data with
corresponding video data
A mobile application is disclosed enabling a first sporting event spectator to efficiently record game actions and a second sporting event spectator to...
System and method for using stainless steel as a data archiving medium
An apparatus, method, and computer readable medium for writing data on a highly indestructible material is disclosed. A laser may write data on a first side of...
Data recording method, data erasure method, data display method, storage
device, storage medium, and program
The objective of the present invention is to manage reference movies using an index file, without causing the user to be perplexed. The reference movies are...
Movie advertising playback systems and methods
An ad in a movie can be a static ad having a position in the movie that cannot be moved, or a dynamic ad having a position in the movie that can be changed....
Methods and architecture for indexing and editing compressed video over
the world wide web
A system and method is provided for editing and parsing compressed digital information. The compressed digital information may include visual information which...
Streaming-based media system
The invention relates to a system and method for processing or editing media contents. The media system comprises a transcoding apparatus which preferably...
Methods and apparatus for altering audio output signals
Methods, systems and computer readable media for altering an audio output are provided. In some embodiments, the system may change the original frequency...
Automatic generation of video from structured content
Apparatus for generation of playable media from structured data, comprises a structured data reading unit for reading in of content of a first structure, a...
Techniques for adding interactive features to videos
Techniques are disclosed for adding interactive features to videos to enable users to create new media using a dynamic blend of motion and still imagery. The...
An editing device for connecting first and second streams containing variable length coded parameters, includes a decision unit operable to compare an encoded...
Apparatus and a record carrier for, and a method of recording a sequence
of video data signals
An apparatus for recording a sequence of video data signals on a record carrier has been proposed. The apparatus comprises input means (1) for receiving video...
Mapping of shingled magnetic recording media
Mapping out restricted areas on at least one disk of a data storage device. The at least one disk includes overlapping tracks with a plurality of sectors for...