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Method and apparatus for providing audio-based control
An approach is provided for providing audio-based control for at least one device based on changes in the rendering of audio information. A control platform...
Method and system for identifying drawing primitives for selective
transmission to a remote display
Remote desktop servers include a display encoder that maintains a secondary framebuffer that contains display data to be encoded and transmitted to a remote...
Portable presentation system and methods for use therewith
A method and assembly for sharing information in a conference space, the assembly comprising a display configuration including presentation surface area...
Projecting airplane location specific maintenance history using optical
A method for displaying location specific maintenance history for an object is implemented by operating a camera to locate at least one marker tag with fiducial...
Array substrate for flexible display device
In an aspect, an array substrate for a flexible display device is provided, the array substrate including: a mother substrate; a plurality of display units that...
Managing obstructed views of multiple display surfaces
Embodiments of systems and methods for managing multiple overlapping electronic displays are disclosed, including the electronic displays of electronic paper,...
Wearable electronic device having heterogeneous display screens
Particular embodiments described herein provide for a wearable electronic device, such as a bracelet, watch, wristband or armband. One particular example...
Resolving label collisions on a digital map
A technique for displaying labels on a digital map comprise displaying the digital map via a user interface at a first zoom level, including displaying...
Communicating apparatus, communication method, and storage medium storing
A communicating apparatus receives a request command which requires a response, and determines whether the communication mode of a partner apparatus...
Print service identifier
A system for identifying a print service provider including an input module to receive a requested print product intent and an identification module. The...
Print control device, image forming apparatus, and non-transitory computer
A print control device includes an output unit, an adding unit, and a transmitting unit. The output unit outputs generated print data to a printing mechanism....
Method and system for communicating between a remote printer and a server
In order to enable downloading to a mobile printer data items from a server, a method comprising the steps of establishing communication connection end points...
Determining multifunction printer location based on user location and
A method for determining imaging device locations within an organization includes determining a plurality of recent users of an imaging device based upon a user...
Printing device, printing system, and control method of a printing system
The configuration of printing devices can be changed in a system that controls printing devices without changing the configuration of the control device. A...
Power supply control technique for an image forming apparatus, management
apparatus, and method for controlling...
In an image forming apparatus, a shutdown request unit controls the image forming apparatus to perform shutdown at shutdown execution date and time included in...
Printing system, method for controlling the printing system, and program
A control method for controlling a printing system that includes selectively executing an inline job and an offline job, where the inline job is for executing...
Configurable read-modify-write engine and method for operating the same in
a solid state drive
A method of writing host data to a storage device including a central processing unit (CPU), a self-organized fast release buffer (FRB), and a non-volatile...
Mapping locations of logical volume records on a physical stacked volume
A system, method and computer program product for accessing host data records stored in a virtual tape storage (VTS) system. The computer program product...
Mass storage controller volatile memory containing metadata related to
flash memory storage
A storage controller is provided that contains multiple processors. In some embodiments, the storage controller is coupled to a flash memory module having...
Communication between a host and a secondary storage device
Communication between a host and a data storage device (DSD) including a first media for storing data and a second media for storing data. In one embodiment, a...
Piggy-back snoops for non-coherent memory transactions within distributed
Piggy-back snoops are used for non-coherent memory transactions in distributed processing systems. Coherent and non-coherent memory transactions are received...
Storage apparatus and hierarchy control method
Proposed are a storage apparatus and a hierarchy control method capable of reducing the workload of system operation and the workload of performance...
Efficient tape backup using deduplicated data
Various systems and methods can be used to perform backup to tape. For example, one method involves detecting an amount of storage in a tape drive that is...
Compression and formatting of data for data storage systems
Embodiments of compression and formatting of data for data storage systems are disclosed. In some embodiments, a data storage system can compress fixed sized...
Memory including controller for controlling access signals via memory
buses and operating method thereof
An operating method for a memory. The method includes obtaining a first address via an address bus and a first command via a command bus from a controller,...
Electronic storage module, method for assigning contacts of an electronic
storage module, method for...
Provided are an electronic storage module, a method for assigning contacts of an electronic storage module and a method for implementing an assignment....
Managing storage device rebuild in data storage systems
A technique for managing storage device rebuild in a data storage system is disclosed. A RAID group having multiple drives with unique identifiers is provided....
Storage system having cross node data redundancy and method and computer
readable medium for same
Embodiments of the present invention generally provide for multi-dimensional disk arrays and methods for managing same and can be used in video surveillance...
Data management method in storage pool and virtual volume in DKC
A storage system connected to a computer and a management computer, includes storage devices accessed by the computer, and a control unit for controlling the...
Power saving mechanisms for a dynamic mirror service policy
Described is storage system and method for reducing power consumption. The storage system has first and second physical disks configured to provide mirroring....
Unified snapshot storage management
An illustrative approach to managing snapshots streamlines how and when snapshots are generated in a storage management system, such that fewer snapshots may be...
Method and apparatus for dispersed storage data transfer
The method begins with a processing module determining whether to reconstruct data corresponding to a plurality of data slices when the plurality of data slices...
Implementing paging optimization to avoid populate on page fault during an
A method and system for implementing paging optimization to avoid populate on page fault during an Input Output (IO) read. A size of the IO read is evaluated....
Consistent unmapping of application data in presence of concurrent,
unquiesced writers and readers
Free storage blocks previously allocated to a logical block device are released back to an underlying storage system supporting the logical block device in a...
File load times with dynamic storage usage
Provided is a technique for improving file load times with dynamic storage usage. A file made up of data blocks is received. A list of storage devices is...
Method and apparatus for providing process guidance
A context-sensitive process guidance system provides process guidance based on context data from a system used in performing the process. The system may be a...
A method, apparatus and computer-usable medium for implementing a virtual keyboard for use with small input devices. A circular keyboard can be graphically...
Dynamically customizable touch screen keyboard for adapting to user
A touch screen keyboard is dynamically customizable to modify the active regions of one or more keys in the keyboard to adapt the keyboard to a user's unique...
Method and apparatus for intuitive navigation of a media program
A jog control for navigating a media program having a plurality of frames and a method for using the navigation control is disclosed. In an exemplary...
Text entry into electronic devices
A method of entering text into an electronic device 1 comprising a display 7, the method comprising: controlling 21 the display 7 to display one or more...
Electronic device including touch-sensitive input device and method of
A method of determining user-selections from at least one touch at a touch-sensitive input surface of an electronic device includes determining a first...
Mobile terminal and control method thereof
Disclosed are a touch-input recognizable mobile terminal, and a method for controlling the same. The mobile terminal, which is in a locked state for restricting...
Touch sensitive device with pinch-based expand/collapse function
Techniques are disclosed for expanding and collapsing content in electronic touch sensitive devices. The expand/collapse function can be used to navigate...
Method, system, and computer-readable medium for presenting user interface
for comparison of marketplace listings
After marketplace listings are returned via a search, an indication of two or more of the marketplace results to pin and compare is received. A travel cost for...
Computer-readable storage medium having information processing program
stored therein, information processing...
An exemplary display area includes a scroll image display region for displaying a scroll target image. When at least either one of a result of a determination...
Process and system for management of a graphical interface for the display
of application software graphical...
A process for the management of a graphical user interface (10) includes application software graphical components (26, 40, 40'), such as windows that display...
Grouping of related graphical interface panels for interaction with a
A stage-based user interface for a mobile device may include a sequence of panels that each include a cluster or grouping of items, such as graphical links,...
Touch and non touch based interaction of a user with a device
The invention relates to method for providing an input to a device characterized in that the input is based on a combination of at least one touch based...
A system for generating a haptic effect with an electrostatic device, alone or in combination with actuators or other devices configured to generate a haptic...
Application programming interfaces for scrolling operations
Described are devices, methods and storage media for receiving an input and issuing at least one scroll call or gesture call based on a determination whether...