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Power source for memory circuitry
An integrated circuit comprises a power supply input pin for receiving an off-chip supply voltage which can have a variable current, an on-chip power source to...
Memory device and signal processing circuit
A memory device which can keep a stored logic state even when the power is off is provided. A signal processing circuit including the memory device, which...
3D memory structure and method for manufacturing the same
A 3D memory structure and a method for manufactured the same are provided. The 3D memory structure comprises a plurality of strings, a plurality of first...
Apparatus with sealed cavity formed by at least one impermeable weld
Certain exemplary aspects of the present disclosure are directed towards an apparatus in which a base deck and a forged base deck cover are coupled to one...
Debris reducing disk clamp for disk drives
A disk clamp for clamping a plurality of disks within a disk drive has a single fastening hole located at its symmetrical center sized to pass the shaft of a...
Method and system for systematization of production-process video data
There are disclosed a method and a system for systematization of production-process video data. The method is executable at an electronic device. The method...
Content-triggered highlight recording
Systems and methods for selectively recording and bookmarking a portion of broadcast media content include receiving a video stream containing the broadcast...
Display system with media processing mechanism and method of operation
A method of operation of a display system includes: receiving a recap request for a source media; generating source content descriptors for the source media...
In an aspect, in general, method for aligning an audio recording and a transcript includes receiving a transcript including a plurality of terms, each term of...
Video processing device, video processing method, and recording medium
An imaging device includes a video acquisition unit, a tilt information acquisition unit, and an extraction period determination unit. The video acquisition...
Media foundation media processor
A system and method for a media processor separates the functions of topology creation and maintenance from the functions of processing data through a topology....
Role-facilitated editing operations
Some embodiments of the invention provides a media editing application that includes tools to perform a variety of different editing operations based on roles...
Detecting shingled overwrite errors
Systems and methods are disclosed for detecting shingled overwrite errors. When a read error is encountered when reading from shingled recording tracks, a...
Method and apparatus for imitating a defect in a read-back signal received
from a rotating storage medium
A read channel module including an input, a location module and a generation module. The input is configured to receive a read-back signal from a rotating...
Writing dummy indices on a tape medium partition
A request for writing a first index information to a first partition of a serial storage medium of a serial system is received. The serial storage medium...
Cadence determination and media content selection
Systems, devices, apparatuses, components, methods, and techniques for cadence determination and media content selection are provided. An example media-playback...
Determining a HAMR laser power that reduces adjacent track interference
A laser power applied to a recording head is changed for a plurality of iterations. Each iteration involves, via the recording head at each laser power, writing...
Erasing recorded data by utilizing read head and write head
Techniques for reducing the time required for erasing specific data recorded on a tape medium. A specific group of records is erased without preliminarily...
Systems and methods for content playback and recording
A method for content playback and recording may include using a computer to obtain media content from a recorded medium. Concurrently with obtaining the media...
Laser subassembly metallization for heat assisted magnetic recording
A heat assisted magnetic recording (HAMR) assembly includes a slider, a laser diode and solder connections between the laser diode and the slider. The solder...
Dual purpose bolometric sensor for heat-assisted magnetic recording device
An apparatus comprises a slider and an optical waveguide formed in the slider and configured to receive light from a laser source. A near-field transducer (NFT)...
Apparatus with first and second close points on media-facing surface of
A magnetic head includes a read transducer and a write transducer at a media-facing surface of the magnetic head. The magnetic head includes at least one heater...
Decoupled disturbance estimator in dual-stage servo controller with
First and second controllers output respective first and second control signals for first and second plants that respectively correspond to the stages of an...
Retaining slide-in ramp for hard disk drive
Examples of slide-in ramps for hard-disk drives are disclosed. In one example according to aspects of the present disclosure, a slide-in ramp includes: a ramp...
Laser processing method and apparatus
A laser processing method processes spots on an object in a scan area with a laser beam emitted from a laser emitter. The method includes steps of covering the...
Health check for read/write head
A cross-track profile of a known good test track on a recording medium is read during operation of a data storage device. Two or more center locations of the...
Multiple sensor magnetic reproducing device with reduced inter-sensor
A multi-sensor reader that includes a first sensor that has a sensor stack, which includes a free layer (FL) that has a magnetization that changes according to...
Magnetic write head with novel hot seed design to mitigate adjacent track
Disclosed herein is a magnetic write head comprising a main pole, a write gap over the main pole, a first hot seed layer over the main pole, wherein the first...
Speaker change detection device and speaker change detection method
A speaker change detection device sets first and second analysis periods before and after each of time points in a voice signal, generates, for each of the time...
Finding differences in nearly-identical audio recordings
Systems and techniques are provided for finding differences in nearly-identical audio recordings. A first version of an audio recording may be received. A...
Audio visual signature, method of deriving a signature, and method of
comparing audio-visual data background
The invention relates to the analysis of characteristics of audio and/or video signals for the generation of audio-visual content signatures. To determine an...
Method for sending multi-media messages with customized audio
A system and method of creating a customized multi-media message to a recipient is disclosed. The multi-media message is created by a sender and contains an...
Information processing device, storage medium, and method
There is provided an information processing device including an input unit to which words are input, an analysis unit configured to analyze meanings of the...
Encoding device and method, decoding device and method, and program
The present invention relates to an encoding device and method, and a decoding device and method, and a program which enable music signals to be played with...
Content aware audio ducking
A novel audio ducking method that is aware of the loudness levels of the audio content is provided. The method specifies a minimum loudness separation between...
Speech signal separation and synthesis based on auditory scene analysis
and speech modeling
Provided are systems and methods for generating clean speech from a speech signal representing a mixture of a noise and speech. The clean speech may be...
Nonlinear acoustic echo signal suppression system and method using
A nonlinear acoustic echo signal suppression system and method using a Volterra filter is disclosed. The nonlinear acoustic echo signal suppression system...
Method and device for reconstructing a target signal from a noisy input
A method for reconstructing at least one target signal comprises determining a first set of feature vectors from the input signal, the first set of feature...
Systems and methods for speech restoration
A method for speech restoration by an electronic device is described. The method includes obtaining a noisy speech signal. The method also includes suppressing...
Adaptive equalization system
An adaptive equalization system that adjusts the spectral shape of a speech signal based on an intelligibility measurement of the speech signal may improve the...
Decoding wireless in-band on-channel signals
Described herein are systems, methods and apparatus for decoding in-band on-channel signals and extracting audio and data signals. Memory requirements are...
Speech/audio encoding apparatus, speech/audio decoding apparatus, and
Provided is a speech/audio encoding apparatus with which it is possible to code a significant frequency domain region with high precision, and to enable high...
Linear prediction based audio coding using improved probability
Linear prediction based audio coding is improved by coding a spectrum composed of a plurality of spectral components using a probability distribution estimation...
Audio signal transient detection
Provided are, among other things, systems, methods and techniques for detecting whether a transient exists within an audio signal. According to one...
Editing of higher-order ambisonic audio data
In general, techniques are described for editing of higher-order ambisonic audio data. A device comprising a memory and one or more processors may be configured...
Information signal representation using lapped transform
An information signal reconstructor is configured to reconstruct, using aliasing cancellation, an information signal from a lapped transform representation of...
Apparatus for processing an audio signal and method thereof
An apparatus for processing an audio signal and method thereof are disclosed. The present invention includes receiving a downmix signal and side information;...
Determining hotword suitability
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for determining hotword suitability. In one aspect, a method...
Reporting operational metrics in speech-based systems
A speech-based system is configured to use its audio-based user interface to present various types of device status information such as wireless signal...
Electronic device with speaker identification, method and storage medium
According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes a display controller and circuitry. The display controller displays a first object indicative of a...