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Interactive television targeted message system
An interactive television system is provided in which targeted messages may be sent to users. The interactive television system may use an interactive...
System and method for authenticating local CPE
Systems, methods, apparatus and other mechanisms for authenticating wireless customer premises equipment (CPE) at a service location by transmitting an...
Layered request processing in a content delivery network (CDN)
In a content delivery network (CDN a method includes: receiving a request for a CDN service of a particular type, wherein a CDN service of said particular type...
Framework supporting content delivery with collector services network
A framework supporting content delivery includes a plurality of devices, each device configured to run at least one content delivery (CD) service of a plurality...
Content delivery framework with dynamic service network topologies
A content delivery framework (CDF) includes a plurality of devices, each device configured to run at least one of a plurality of content delivery (CD) services....
Television receiver and home automation system and methods to associate
data with nearby people
The disclosure relates to systems and methods for identifying a person using a home automation system, and using data collected from a television distribution...
Spreading and precoding in OFDM
An OFDM transmitter spreads original data symbols with a complex-valued spreading matrix derived from a discrete Fourier transform. Spread data symbols are...
Systems and methods for real time ITI compensation in a multi-dimensional
Systems and methods relating generally to data storage, and more particularly to systems and methods for accessing and storing information using multiple sensors.
Secure control of self-encrypting storage devices
Generally, this disclosure provides systems, devices, methods and computer readable media for secure control of access control enablement and activation on...
Interface for applying a photogrammetry algorithm to user-supplied
Embodiments relate to selecting textures for a user-supplied photographic image in image-based three-dimensional modeling. In a first embodiment, a ...
High dynamic range, high contrast projection systems
Display devices with high dynamic ranges approaching the limitations of the human eye are discussed herein. High dynamic range projections systems may be 2D or...
Dripless, permanent sealing assembly for container
An embodiment provides a permanent sealing assembly for a container, such as a reagent bottle. The permanent sealing assembly allows for drip-less reagent...
Method and apparatus for testing a tubular annular seal
The present invention provides an apparatus and method for testing a wellbore, and to an apparatus and method to efficiently and effectively test the annular...
Showerhead with rotatable control valve
A showerhead including a handle portion, a showerhead portion, a water supply connector, and a mode selector positioned around the water supply connector. The...
Cooling medical pad
A medical pad has multiple layers. A first layer is for containing a first thermal-exchange fluid circulatable therethrough, with the medical pad being operable...
Electrosurgical cannulas, systems and methods
Electrosurgical cannulas for use with an electrosurgical generator to thermally treat tissue are disclosed. An electrosurgical cannula for use with an...
Biopsy device latching assembly
A biopsy instrument driver includes a drive member having a laterally extending catch arm and movable between a distal, fired position and a proximal, armed...
An example sport boot includes at least one terminator provided in a cavity formed in a base of the sport boot. A first cable having a first end terminating in...
A baking apparatus includes a sleeve having a base, a sidewall, and a lip. The sidewall protrudes upwardly from said base. The lip is positioned on an opposite...
Cosmetic container and solid formulation
Network traffic prioritization
Network prioritization is contemplated. The network prioritization may relate to prioritizing consumption of network services as a function of user priority....
Energy monitoring in a communciation link
Systems and methods presented herein provide for monitoring of noise and other interfering energy on a communication link. One system includes an interface...
Data transforms suitable for transforming data, such as not necessarily limited to those suitable for transforming data from a spatial domain to a frequency...
Method for supporting color conversion on premultiplied data
A method for converting color data includes reading from a memory the color data represented in a first color space; converting the color data into...
Content delivery network with deep caching infrastructure
Embodiments herein include methods and systems for use in delivering resources to a client device over a local network. An exemplary system comprises a...
Peak power control technique for primary side controller operation in
continuous conduction mode
A power converter includes a primary side controller configured to operate the power converter in the discontinuous conduction mode during low to mid-power...
Banded allocation of device address ranges in distributed parity schemes
A system, method, and computer program product for the banded allocation of storage device address ranges in distributed parity schemes is disclosed. A storage...
Disclosed is a system and method for a rapid deployment beacon that may be hand-held. A rapidly deployable untethered beacon device will gain elevation while...
Density or specific gravity meter in electrical communication with a
volumetric flow meter and both in...
A flow rate sensor system (200) is provided. The flow rate sensor system (200) includes a density or specific gravity meter (202) including a sensor assembly...
Air-based cooling for data center rack
A high-velocity low-pressure cooling system (100), especially suited for data center applications, includes an air coolant loop (102), a non-air coolant loop...
System and method for identifying and producing unconventional minerals
from geologic formations
The present disclosure provides a method for producing a liquid ore. The method comprises producing a liquid ore from a well in a geologic formation. The liquid...
Expanding cells in a bioreactor
Described are embodiments for expanding cells in a bioreactor. In one embodiment, methods are provided that distribute cells throughout the bioreactor and...
Multi-layer tissue systems and methods
Embodiments of the present invention encompass anti-adhesion wound dressings including patches made from amnion tissue obtained from human birth tissue....
Headrest for head and neck
Certain embodiments of the present disclosure are related to a supportive apparatus for the head and neck. Embodiments of the invention incorporate a C-shaped...
Adjustable interface pressure device
A method and system to provide an occupant support device includes a first inflatable tube, a second inflatable tube disposed parallel to the first inflatable...
Storage device assembly
The disclosed technology includes an open frame storage device assembly for computing equipment. The assembly is configured to vertically suspend carriers,...
Housing for encasing a mobile device
This disclosure relates generally to an apparatus and/or system for housing a device. The apparatus includes a housing that is configured such that a device may...
Methods and apparatus to synchronize second screen content with
audio/video programming using closed captioning...
A method for synchronized utilization of an electronic device is provided. The method receives closed captioning data from an audio/video content receiver for a...
Method, apparatus and system for incorporating voice or video
communication into a television or compatible...
Voice or video communication is incorporated into a television or compatible audio capable visual display by routing a television signal through a communication...
Device configuration using interference
Methods and systems for generating and providing signals to a device, and configuring the device are disclosed. An example method can comprise identifying a...
Video multiviewer system providing direct video data transfer to graphics
processing unit (GPU) memory and...
A video multiviewer system may include a video input/output (I/O) controller, a system memory, and a graphics processing unit (GPU) comprising a GPU memory. The...
Competitive photo rig
A specialized multi-smartphone rig is configured to simultaneously hold and operate multiple camera-equipped smartphones to enable capture of the same image by...
Mechanism for generating a hybrid halftone using a DMSSA screen
A method is disclosed. The method includes generating a halftone screen using a Direct Multi-bit Search Screen Algorithm (DMSSA) to optimize a halftone pattern...
Handling insufficient account balance of subscribers
A system, method, and computer readable medium comprising instructions for handling insufficient account balance of subscribers in a mobile communications...
System, method and program product for triggering automatic transmission
of emergency data during an emergency
A method, system and program product for automatic distribution of emergency data during an emergency. The method includes loading an emergency planning and...
Methods for real-time notifications in an activity stream
A method includes providing, by a server computer, a shared workspace for facilitating collaborative work by a plurality of users with respect to a plurality of...
Data defined infrastructure
A system for managing the operation of different components within a cloud system to accomplish various tasks, including the implementation of build features...
VOIP route selection using call metrics
A method includes determining quality-of-service (QoS) metrics for each of a plurality of data streams routed by a node according to a stream-routing ratio that...