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Flush mounting utility component assembly
A utility component mounting assembly configured to be assembled and installed during building construction or remodeling and to provide access to a variety of...
Integration of LED lighting with building controls
An LED-based light can be installed in a conventional light fixture. The LED-based light can include a sensor operable to output a first signal indicative of...
System and method for service-free location based applications
Provided is a distributed system and method for enabling new and useful location dependent features and functionality to mobile data processing systems. Mobile...
Method for reestablishing presentation of a paused media program
A method for reestablishing presentation of a paused media program is disclosed. A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for...
System and method for creating interactive voice response (IVR) dialers
An IVR dialer creation method and system is described that creates new IVR dialers from recorded conversations between users and target IVR systems. An IVR...
Routing communications based on history of previous communications
A method and system for routing communications includes building a first user profile for a first user based on a history of communications associated with a...
Systems and methods of creative work collaborative systems
Systems, methods, and tangible computer-readable storage mediums for tracking collaboration are presented. More particularly, embodiments relate to providing,...
Portable virtual systems for composite solutions
A mechanism is provided in a data processing system for providing portable composite solutions. The mechanism deploys a set of virtual images for a plurality of...
BACnet MS/TP automatic MAC addressing
A building automation and control network (BACnet) master-slave/token-passing (MS/TP) automatic media access control (MAC) addressing system having a BACnet...
Systems, devices, and methods for mapping devices to realize building
automation and energy management
The present disclosure is generally directed to systems and methods for mapping components of an automation system. More particularly, the present disclosure...
Method and circuit for an analog digital capacitance converter
A method for converting a capacitance of a precision capacitor for measurement into a digital signal is described. According to a clocking in charging processes...
Overvoltage protection and monitoring system
A suppression system provides more effective protection for communication stations with distributed radio and power systems. The suppression system provides...
Semiconductor device and method of forming conductive posts embedded in
A semiconductor package includes a post carrier having a base plate and plurality of conductive posts. A photosensitive encapsulant is deposited over the base...
Multiple simultaneous bin sizes
Conflicts between the database-building and traversal phases are resolved by allowing the database bin size to be different from the display bin size. The...
Building a social graph based on links received and selected by recipients
and using graph to personalize...
A social graph is built which includes interactions, sharing activity, and connections between the users of the open Web and can be used to improve ad targeting...
Tooling for implementing business processes using web services
Business processes are implemented using a collection component for storing system knowledge comprising usage history and user input relative to activities...
Building texture extracting apparatus and method thereof
A building texture extracting apparatus and a method thereof are provided, wherein the building texture extracting apparatus comprises a storage unit and a...
Clock distribution network for 3D integrated circuit
Exemplary embodiments of the invention are directed to systems and method for designing a clock distribution network for an integrated circuit. The embodiments...
Validating visual components
Methods, systems, apparatus, and computer-readable media for validating components of a dynamic user interface in an on-demand multi-tenant service environment...
Semantic user profiles for targeting user segments
Embodiments facilitate greater flexibility in definition of user segments for targeted advertising, by employing indexed semantic user profiles. Semantic user...
Methods and systems for building a search service application
A method for building an application is disclosed and includes receiving a request to build a search service application for a first object, where the object is...
Building multi-language processes from existing single-language processes
Processes capable of accepting linguistic input in one or more languages are generated by re-using existing linguistic components associated with a different...
Method and system for semantic searching
A method comprising a preliminary automated analysis of at least one corpus of natural language text is disclosed. For each sentence of a corpus, the method...
Structuring and editing a recursively multi-dimensional spreadsheet
Methods for structuring electronic documents having an ordered set of cells (e.g., spreadsheets or web documents) are provided. In general, the methods provide...
Building block based graphical user interface design and development
systems and methods
An exemplary method includes a graphics export subsystem interfacing with a graphical user interface design subsystem to access data representative of a...
Continuous intelligent-control-system update using information requests
directed to user devices
An intelligent control system includes intelligent thermostats and controls an environment, such as a residential living space, commercial building, or another...
Method for building outdoor map for moving object and apparatus thereof
The method for building an outdoor map for a moving object according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention includes: receiving a real satellite...
MEMS device with improved spring system
A system and method in accordance with an embodiment reduces the cross-axis sensitivity of a gyroscope. This is achieved by building a gyroscope using a...
Window guard and defensive barrier device
A window guard and defensive barrier device for protecting and/or shielding personnel within the interior of a building structure against firing of projectiles...
Central receiver solar system comprising a heliostat field
The aim of the invention is to build central receiver solar power plants in which the heliostat fields can be used more efficiently. To achieve said aim, a...
Alignment of static parts in a gas turbine engine
A first structural static component having an outer diameter is aligned with a second structural static component having an inner diameter to the centerline of...
Lifting door having a movable door-leaf guide
The invention relates to a lifting door comprising a movable door leaf formed by slats pivotally connected to each other and building-mounted frames. On the...
Foam insulation board
Disclosed herein are embodiments of foam backing panels for use with lap siding and configured for mounting on a building. Also disclosed are lap siding...
Building panel system
A building panel structure is disclosed, in which building panels are used to form a structure. The building panel includes a core and a coating covering a...
Drainage system for use in building construction
A flashing and drainage system for use in a cavity wall construction, including a flashing member, is disclosed. The flashing member includes an upper portion...
Self-propelled building machine and method for operating a building
A self-propelled building machine, especially a road cutting machine or a surface miner, has a machine frame and a chassis, comprising running gears resting on...
Sustainable composite building materials and related methods of
Sustainable composite materials for interior spaces and related methods of manufacture are provided. In one aspect of the invention, the sustainable composite...
System and method for constructing composite building boards using
Disclosed are building board manufacturing techniques that minimize the build-up of slurry on associated forming equipment and also produce panels with enhanced...
Prepregs for use in building lay-ups of composite materials
A scrim-reinforced prepreg assembly for use in building low-porosity lay-ups. The assembly includes a prepreg that is composed of a fibrous reinforcement and a...
Method and system for heating consumable during hot wire
A system and method for use in brazing, cladding, building up, filling, overlaying, welding, and joining applications is provided. The system includes a first...
Launching toy game
A skills game includes a game set with a deck of cards, various-shaped building blocks, a projectile launcher, projectiles, and target pieces. Players take...
Body-inserted tube cleaning
Systems, devices, and methods are disclosed for the cleaning of an endotracheal tube while a patient is being supported by a ventilator connected to the...
Animal house having ammonia control apparatus
An animal house has ammonia control apparatus. The animal house is a building structured for housing one or more animals. Apparatus is positioned inside the...
Network-coding building blocks and decomposition scheduling based thereon
Methods and systems are disclosed involving physical-layer network coding (PNC) atoms as building blocks of PNC networks to solve the scheduling problem in PNC...
Method and system for an emergency location information service (E-LIS)
from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)
A method and system for determining and verifying a location of a network device in emergency situations with emergency messages including legacy 911, E911 and...
Block resistant microphone port design
A microphone port design for a handheld device is disclosed. The microphone port design includes an elongated channel disposed in a first surface of the...
Multi-channel playback of audio/video content
A system and method for time-shifted viewing of broadcast television programs is disclosed. Simultaneous recording and playback are provided by using buffer...
Software streaming system and method
A method for streaming software may include downloading blocks associated with a software title until an executable threshold is reached, initiating execution...
Broadcasting transmitting system and method of processing broadcast data
in the broadcast transmitting system
A broadcast transmitting system and method are provided. The method includes performing RS encoding and CRC encoding on mobile service data bytes to build an RS...
Adaptors for radiation detectors
Described herein are adaptors and other devices for radiation detectors that can be used to make accurate spectral measurements of both small and large bulk...