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Flash memory system
An apparatus, system, and method for controlling data transfer to an output port of a serial data link interface in a semiconductor memory is disclosed. In one...
Nonvolatile memory device and method of writing data in nonvolatile memory
A nonvolatile memory device, including a first latch unit and a nonvolatile memory cell, and a method of writing data in a nonvolatile memory device are...
Nonvolatile memory device and operating method thereof
A nonvolatile memory device includes a first memory cell group connected to a first word line and a first bit line group, a second memory cell group connected...
Memory cell having closed curve structure
A memory cell including a drain, a channel, and a floating gate. The channel surrounds the drain and includes a first rounded closed curve structure around the...
Three dimensional vertical NAND device with floating gates
A monolithic three dimensional NAND string including a stack of alternating first material layers and second material layers different from the first material...
Device selection schemes in multi chip package NAND flash memory system
Device selection schemes in multi-chip package NAND flash memory systems are provided. A memory system is provided that has a memory controller, and a number of...
Dual program state cycling algorithms for resistive switching memory
A method of controlling a resistive switching memory cell can include: receiving a first command to be executed on the resistive switching memory cell;...
Forming method for variable-resistance nonvolatile memory element
A forming method includes: applying a first pulse voltage to a second electrode to a variable-resistance nonvolatile memory element in first state; and...
A correlation detector comprises an input unit configured to receive a plurality of parallel data streams of discrete events. The correlation detector further...
Lower page read for multi-level cell memory
An electronic memory or controller may use a first type of read command, addressed to a first page of memory of an electronic memory that includes information...
Multi-task concurrent/pipeline NAND operations on all planes
This invention provides a 2-level BL-hierarchical NAND memory architecture and associated concurrent operations applicable to both 2D and 3D HiNAND2 memory...
Memory device of a single-ended bitline structure including reference
A memory device includes a first memory cell array including memory cells of a single-ended bitline structure, a second memory cell array including memory cells...
DRAM sub-array level autonomic refresh memory controller optimization
A method of refreshing a dynamic random access memory (DRAM) includes detecting an open page of the DRAM at a row of a DRAM bank within an open sub-array of the...
Semiconductor memory devices including redundancy memory cells
A semiconductor memory device includes a memory cell array, a repair control circuit and a refresh control circuit. The memory cell array includes a plurality...
Smart in-module refresh for DRAM
A dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) module (105) is disclosed. The DRAM module (105) can includes a plurality of banks (205-1, 205-2, 205-3, 205-4) to store...
Control circuit and memory device including the same
A control circuit may include a refresh time control circuit configured for controlling a refresh time on the basis of an area setting signal for setting a...
Bitcell wth magnetic switching elements
A method includes receiving a data bit value at a buffer in a bitcell based on a first state of a write bitline connected to the buffer, and transferring the...
Symmetrical differential sensing method and system for STT MRAM
The invention relates to methods and systems for reading a memory cell and in particular, an STT MRAM. In one example, a system for reading a memory cell...
Differential magnetic tunnel junction pair including a sense layer with a
high coercivity portion
An apparatus includes a first magnetic tunnel junction (MTJ) device of a differential MTJ pair. The apparatus further includes a second MTJ device of the...
Semiconductor device having stacked chips
According to one embodiment, a semiconductor device includes a processor chip, and a memory chip stacked on the processor chip with bumps and including a memory...
Source-synchronous data transmission with non-uniform interface topology
A source-synchronous system is provided in which a non-uniform interface may exist in a data source endpoint as well as in a data sink endpoint.
Semiconductor devices having initialization circuits and semiconductor
systems including the same
A semiconductor device may include a boot-up operation circuit configured for executing a boot-up operation during a boot-up operation period after a power...
Semiconductor device including latch controller for preventing DC current
from flowing between differential...
Provided is a semiconductor device to prevent DC current from flowing between differential input signals. The semiconductor device includes a first input unit...
Data output circuit
A data output circuit includes a first trigger unit and a signal generation unit. The first trigger unit is inputted with first data in a first mode and a...
Apparatuses and methods for capturing data using a divided clock
Apparatuses and methods for capturing data using a divided clock are described. An example apparatus includes a clock divider configured to receive a DQS...
Memory device and operation method thereof
A memory device may include a cell array including a plurality of memory cells and a bit line coupled to the plurality of memory cells; a sense amplifier...
Data storage device capable of reducing power consumption
A data storage device that includes a nonvolatile memory device, a controller suitable for controlling the nonvolatile memory device and for reading and writing...
Apparatuses and methods for coupling semiconductor devices of a memory
module in a memory system
A system includes memory chips mounted on a memory module each having an alert terminal that notifies that the memory chip has detected a predetermined error....
Semiconductor memory device and method for driving the same
A semiconductor memory device includes a semiconductor substrate, a stacked body provided on the semiconductor substrate, a semiconductor pillar and an...
Video playback device and video recording device
A system is provided for transmitting a video played back from a video recording medium which stores the video and additional information without loss of an...
Teleprompter tool for voice-over tool
Some embodiments provide a method for a media editing application that creates a composite presentation from several different media clips. The method provides...
Method and system for automatic B-roll video production
A method and a system for automatic B-roll editing of video production are provided herein. The method may include: obtaining a plurality of media entities...
Semi-automatic generation of multimedia content
A method for multimedia content generation includes presenting to a user text that will serve as audio narration in a video clip, and a collection of media...
Fastening aids, method of fastening reel, and reel assembly
There is provided a fastening aid to be used in the case of incorporating a reel, equipped with a reel hub having recording tape wound around its outer...
Diagnostic method and apparatus for a tape storage system
A diagnostic method and system comprising writing to a tape location of a tape medium using a first tape head as the tape medium is transported in a first...
Systems and methods for multi-dimensional equalization constraint
Embodiments are related to systems and methods for data processing, and more particularly to systems and methods for multi-dimensional signal equalization. In...
Controlling persisting of data to disk
Embodiments relate to controlling persisting of data to disk for use with a messaging system including an application operable for generating and sending a...
Server device, playback device and content distribution system
A server device (100a) includes a first generation unit (102a) generating binding information binding a user with content, a second acquisition unit (103a)...
Drive motor with limiter with increased stiffness
A device including a first axial portion, a second axial portion, and a radial portion is disclosed. A portion of the second axial portion is configured to...
Disc drive with a buffer portion for reducing an ejection speed of a tray
A disc drive including a frame, a tray, a movable element and a buffer portion is provided. The tray is slidably disposed in the frame and includes a sliding...
Heat assisted magnetic recording for bit-patterned media
A heat-assisted magnetic recording (HAMR) device includes a controller that selects a power for operating a heat source for a data write to a target data track....
C.sub.XN.sub.YH.sub.Z film, deposition method, magnetic recording medium
and method for manufacturing the same
To provide a C.sub.xN.sub.yH.sub.z film of high density and a deposition method. One aspect of the present invention is a C.sub.xN.sub.yH.sub.z film formed on a...
High-density pattern detector for hybrid servo patterns
In one embodiment, a tape drive includes a controller including a processor and logic integrated with and/or executable by the processor. The logic is...
Waveguide of a write head with reduced crosstrack width proximate a
A write head includes a near-field transducer near a media-facing surface of the write head and a waveguide. The waveguide includes a core that overlaps or is...
Disk drive suspension assembly having a partially flangeless load point
Various embodiments concern a suspension assembly of a disk drive. The suspension assembly includes a load beam comprising a major planar area formed from a...
Disk drive head gimbal assembly having a flexure tail with a dielectric
layer that has regions of lesser thickness
A flexure tail of a head suspension assembly includes a structural layer, a conductive layer, a dielectric layer between the structural and conductive layers,...
Shielding and electrical contact design for devices with two or more read
A magnetic read head including a first read element magnetically coupled to a bottom shield; a second read element magnetically coupled to a top shield; a...
A gramophone record of the present disclosure includes a recording member and a functional member. The recording member has a main body that is made of a...
Threshold adaptation in two-channel noise estimation and voice activity
A method for adapting a threshold used in multi-channel audio voice activity detection. Strengths of primary and secondary sound pick up channels are computed....
A simulation method and system. A computing system receives a first audio and/or video data stream. The first audio and/or video data stream includes data...