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Television receiver, method of controlling the receiver, and network
According to one embodiment, a method of controlling an electronic device comprises accessing a world wide web (WWW) server by using information that indicates...
Television receiver, method of controlling the receiver, and network
According to one embodiment, a method of controlling an electric device is described, where the electronic device comprises a tuner, an OSD-controller, a net...
Learning generation templates from dialog transcripts
Agent utterances are generated for implementing dialog acts recommended by a dialog manager of a call center. To this end, a set of word lattices, each...
Federated role provisioning
In various embodiments, techniques for federated role provisioning are provided. A federated role definition for a resource is constructed and distributed. The...
Network graph representation of physically connected network
A method and system to generate a network graph representation of a physically connected network include selecting a selected sensor among a plurality of...
Assigning resources to resource-utilising entities
A method of assigning a resource from amongst a plurality of resources to a resource-utilizing entity from amongst a plurality of resource-utilizing entities,...
Method and apparatus of data authentication
Provided are apparatuses and methods of generating and verifying signature information for data authentication. A method of verifying signature information may...
Fast settling phase locked loop (PLL) with optimum spur reduction
A method for constructing a phase locked loop begins with determining spurious frequency component criteria permitted within the PLL. A PLL filter prototype is...
Thin-film bulk acoustic wave delay line
A thin-film bulk acoustic wave delay line device providing true-time delays and a method of fabricating same. An exemplary device can comprise several thin-film...
Electric motor for the cooling fan of a vehicle
A motor for a cooling fan of a vehicle has a rotor including a driving shaft mounted so as to be rotatable in a stator and a bowl-shaped metal case, having a...
Connector assembly and device and methods of assembling same
A method of manufacturing a connector device is described herein. The method of manufacturing can include constructing at least one leadframe having a circuit...
Hermaphroditic interconnect system
An electrical interconnect system employs electrical connectors in which the contacts are identical for both the male and the female side of the connection....
Devices and methods for retaining battery cells of traction batteries
A vehicle traction battery cell retainer includes a sidewall defining a plurality of windows each surrounded by a window flange extending therefrom, a top...
Methods of circuit construction to improve diode performance
The present invention is a method by which diodes are connecting in a circuit such that they are more robust. The method involves placing two diodes of opposite...
N-type field effect transistors, arrays comprising N-type
vertically-oriented transistors, methods of forming...
An n-type field effect transistor includes silicon-comprising semiconductor material comprising a pair of source/drain regions having a channel region...
DRAM arrays, semiconductor constructions and DRAM array layouts
Some embodiments include a DRAM array layout. Wordlines extend along a first direction, and bitlines extend along a second direction that crosses the first...
Hybrid orientation vertically stacked III-V and Ge gate-all-around CMOS
A method of CMOS construction may include stacked III-V nanowires and stacked Ge nanowires. The CMOS construction may include a hybrid orientation with surface...
Integrated circuit package strip insert assembly
A plurality of inserts adapted are to be received in a plurality of holes in a support plate having a first surface adapted to engage a first surface of an...
Tandem time-of-flight mass spectrometry with non-uniform sampling
A method and apparatus are disclosed for parallel all-mass tandem mass spectrometry employing multi-reflecting time-of-flight analyzer for both MS stages,...
Variable vacuum capacitor
A variable vacuum capacitor includes two pairs of electrodes ganged together in series such that no moving parts are required to connect electrically to any...
Compani fingerboards for stringed musical instruments
Conventional stringed musical instrument fingerboards are constructed with a constant longitudinal slope, relative to the string, along the fingerboard's length...
A flag system having a modular construction is disclosed that includes a plurality of inserts and a plurality of flags. The flags are insertable through...
Gallery display apparatus
A magnetically-attachable display gallery provides a neat and decorative platform to easily add items such as greeting cards, photographs, and other documents...
Educational construction modular unit
The present invention is a robotics construction kit that serves as a platform for children to engage in problem-solving and innovative thinking in science,...
Initiation modes for a credit and enabling system for virtual constructs
Systems in accordance with embodiments of the invention operate a controlled entity hybrid game including an entertainment software controller connected by a...
Method and system for three-dimensionally reconstructing non-rigid body
based on multi-depth-map
A method and a system for three-dimensionally reconstructing a non-rigid body based on a multi-depth-map are provided. The method comprises: obtaining a...
System and method of from-region visibility determination and delta-PVS
based content streaming using...
A method determines a set of mesh polygons or fragments of the mesh polygons visible from a view region having a plurality of view region vertices, the mesh...
Digital transactional procedures and implements
This invention describes a set of related procedures designed to co-operate with mints of digital money in order to allow for said money to be properly,...
Background modeling for imaging surveillance
A surveillance system and method includes imaging means for processing images so that objects in the foreground are detected in the background and threats are...
Private decayed sum estimation under continual observation
Described herein is a method and system for providing privacy guarantees with an improved privacy-accuracy trade-off. Dynamic data can be accessed from a...
Remediation of security vulnerabilities in computer software
Processing a downgrader specification by constructing a set of candidate downgrader placement locations found within a computer software application, where each...
Personalization of recommendations based on building model and behavioral
The technology disclosed herein provides accurate, targeted, building improvement content in a way that resonates with the user by considering the user's whole...
Colocation and anticolocation in colocation data centers via elastic nets
An application processing system for placing applications and their associated data into a colocation data center, wherein an application placement module is...
System and method for monitoring changes in databases and websites
A system and method is described for constructing a differential web in which information including objects, numbers, or text in databases and web pages may be...
Media fingerprinting and identification system
The overall architecture and details of a scalable video fingerprinting and identification system that is robust with respect to many classes of video...
Automatic flagging of frequently accessed data objects for business
Embodiments relate to management of data accessed from a database. A usage tracking engine of an application layer overlying a database, may automatically track...
Data loading tool
In an exemplary embodiment of this disclosure, a method for loading data from a backup image of a database includes selecting a subset statement defining a...
Integrating information sources to create context-specific documents
Disclosed are various embodiments for creating a "tailored" document by combining specific parameter values with a generalized document constructed to accept...
Method and system for analyzing and translating various languages with use
of semantic hierarchy
A method and computer system for analyzing sentences of various languages and constructing a language-independent semantic structure are provided. On the basis...
Autocorrecting language input for virtual keyboards
Various techniques for autocorrecting virtual keyboard input for various languages (e.g., Japanese, Chinese) are disclosed. In one aspect, a system or process...
3-D stacked multiprocessor structures and methods for multimodal operation
Three-dimensional (3-D) processor devices are provided, which are constructed by connecting processors in a stacked configuration. For instance, a processor...
Method and apparatus for constructing memory access model
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and an apparatus for constructing a memory access model, and relate to the field of computers. The method...
Common backup format and log based virtual full construction
Systems and methods are described for backing up files and directories using a common backup format. The files and directories may be represented by objects...
Hybrid discovery library adapter book processing
A method for hybrid Discovery Library Adapter (DLA) book processing identifies a first logical group in a first DLA book, the first DLA book including a first...
A smart watch is disclosed in which a part of the wrist of a user connected to the palm when the smart watch is worn by the user is constructed to be thin....
Lithographic apparatus, sensor and method
A lithographic apparatus comprises an illumination system configured to condition a radiation beam, a support constructed to support a patterning device, the...
Method and system to create products
Systems and methods for creating fully custom products from scratch without exclusive use of off-the-shelf or pre-specified components. A system for creating...
Reflective optical element
A reflective optical element for a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus, a mask inspection apparatus or the like. The reflective optical element has...
Time to first fix optimization in a satellite navigation receiver
A method and a system for reducing time to first fix (TTFF) in a satellite navigation receiver (SNR) includes constructing an integrated satellite constellation...
Method for using sequential decompression logic for VLSI test in a
physically efficient construction
Methods, systems, and integrated circuits for decompressing a set of scan input data in a Design for Test (DFT) application, in which implementation may include...