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Semiconductor die with fuse window and a monitoring window over a
structure which indicates fuse integrity
According to one exemplary embodiment, a method for monitoring structural integrity of at least one fuse in semiconductor wafer, which includes at least one...
Method and system for hardware based implementation of USB 1.1 over a high
Certain aspects of a method and system for a hardware-based implementation of USB 1.1 over a high-speed link may comprise translating at a client side of a...
Method and apparatus for multi-chip address resolution lookup
synchronization in a network environment
A method of handling datagrams in a network device coupled to other network devices is disclosed. The method includes the steps of receiving an incoming...
Method and system for cellular network and integrated broadcast television
(TV) downlink with intelligent...
Aspects of the present invention may be found in a method and system for cellular network services and an integrated broadcast television (TV) downlink having...
Multimode communication device with shared signal path programmable filter
A multimode communication device with a shared signal path programmable filter and a method for utilizing a shared signal path programmable filter in a...
System(s), and method(s) for non-linear scaling of source pictures to a
Presented herein are system(s), and method(s) for non-linear scaling of source pictures to a destination screen. In one embodiment, there is presented a monitor...
Method and system for detecting, and controlling power for, an auxiliary
Methods and systems for detecting, and controlling power for, an auxiliary microphone are disclosed. Aspects of one method may include a detection block...
Method and system for calibrating a plurality of modules in a
A method and system for calibrating a plurality of modules in a communication system is provided. The method may include selecting a plurality of modules with...
Method and apparatus for efficient gold code generation and management in
A method and an apparatus for efficient Gold code generation and management in WCDMA systems are presented. Aspects of the method may include simultaneously...
Method and system to provide blade server load balancing using spare link
A method for processing network information in a multi-server platform is disclosed and includes receiving by a blade server manager, capacity utilization...
Switching between communication ports of a notebook is typically accomplished using an off-chip local area network (LAN) switch or an off-chip high speed analog...
Synchronization of a split audio, video, or other data stream with
Methods, systems, and apparatuses for synchronizing one or more output/sink devices are described. In each sink device, a communication packet is received from...
Integrated circuit with intra-chip clock interface and methods for use
An integrated circuit includes a substrate. A first integrated circuit die includes a first circuit and a first intra-chip clock interface that transmits a...
IC package sacrificial structures for crack propagation confinement
Systems and methods for preventing damage to a unit with preventive structures are presented. In an embodiment, a unit of a collection of units includes a...
Apparatus for reducing parasitic capacitance in a semiconductor device
A semiconductor device exhibiting low parasitic resistance comprises a first substrate characterized by a first resistivity; a second substrate characterized by...
Combining resources of multiple BIOS ROMS and managing them as a single
A method and related computer program product for combining resources of multiple RAID controllers and managing them as a single entity, comprising searching...
Method of analyzing non-preemptive DRAM transactions in real-time unified
Systems and methods are disclosed for non-preemptive DRAM transactions. More specifically, the present invention relates to improvements in non-preemptive DRAM...
Method and system for antenna architecture for multi-antenna OFD based
Certain aspects of a method and system for an antenna architecture for multi-antenna orthogonal frequency division (OFD) based systems are disclosed. Aspects of...
Method and system for automatic correction of flesh-tones (skin-tones)
Flesh-tones corrections may be performed to correct color shifts that may occur in transmitted video frames wherein chroma information corresponding to...
Method and system for pre-equalization in a single weight spatial
multiplexing MIMO system
Certain aspects of the method may comprise receiving a plurality of spatially multiplexed communication signals from a plurality of transmit antennas at a base...
Unbiased signal-to-noise ratio estimation for receiver having channel
Apparatus and methods for estimating transmission noise in a programming information signal. Channel noise power in binary phase shift keying ("BPSK") modulated...
Digital baseband transmitter with digital RF/IF support in GSM/GPRS/EDGE
Certain aspects of a digital baseband transmitter with digital RF/IF support in GSM/GPRS/EDGE compliant devices may comprise receiving digitized data within a...
Method and system for beamforming in a multiple user multiple input
multiple output (MIMO) communication system...
A method and system for beamforming in a multiple user multiple input multiple output (MIMO) communication system using a codebook may include a processor in a...
Equalization and decision-directed loops with trellis demodulation in high
Improved decision feedback equalizer and decision directed timing recovery systems and methods suitable for use in connection with a dual mode QAM/VSB receiver...
Method and apparatus for providing an energy-based signal tracking loop
A method and apparatus for tracking a signal comprises correlating a digital signal with a code using a hypothesis at a plurality of frequencies and at least...
Base-band ethernet over point-to-multipoint shared single conductor
A method for point-to-point ethernet communication over point-to-multipoint shared single conductor channel topology comprises transmitting an ethernet signal...
Method and system for implementing a single weight (SW) single channel
(SC) MIMO system with no insertion loss
In a RF communications system, aspects for implementing a single weight single channel MIMO system with no insertion loss may comprise generating at least one...
System and method for interfacing with a management system
A network controller may split, via a pass-through driver, processing of transmit and/or receive network traffic handled by the network controller. Physical...
System and method for providing data commonality in a programmable
transport demultiplexer engine
A method and system are provided for providing data commonality in a programmable transport demultiplexer engine. The method may involve utilizing a hardware...
Modified upstream channel descriptor messages for DOCSIS-based broadband
A method, apparatus and computer program product for generating and processing upstream channel descriptor (UCD) messages in a DOCSIS-based broadband...
Reduced phase noise multi-band VCO
Embodiments of a multi-band voltage controlled oscillator (VCO) are provided herein. The multi-band VCO is configured to adjust a frequency of an output signal...
Differential varactor circuit for a voltage controlled oscillator
According to one exemplary embodiment, a differential varactor circuit for a voltage controlled oscillator having two differential outputs includes a first...
System and method for pre-detection in a power over ethernet system
A system and method for pre-detection in a power over Ethernet (PoE) system. A power sourcing equipment (PSE) is designed to measure a port voltage upon...
Data excess protection
Systems, methods, and computer program products that can be used concurrently or alternatively to detect errors in data as well as to protect access to data are...
Control device for allocating resources to communication devices that use
differing protocols and methods for...
A control device includes at least one communication interface for communicating first control data with a first plurality of communication devices that utilize...
Method and system for multiple shared antenna mobile devices
A wireless device may comprise a plurality of antennas that may be utilized during communications via various wireless interfaces. The wireless interfaces may...
Power management unit for configurable receiver and transmitter and
methods for use therewith
A configurable transceiver includes an RF receiver that generates a stream of inbound data from at least one received RF signal, wherein the RF receiver is...
Method and apparatus for using counter-mode encryption to protect image
data in frame buffer of a video...
Certain aspects for protecting image data in a video compression system may include encrypting image data utilizing counter-mode scrambling. The encrypted image...
Signaling format for wireless communications
Methods, devices and systems for wireless communication generate signals by determining whether legacy devices are within a proximal region of the wireless...
Flexible upstream PHY burst profile parameters to improve performance of
short bursts in impulse noise
A single carrier cable modem can be initialized on multiple channels. By initializing a cable modem on more than one channel, the error rate performance of...
Wireless local area network real-time quality management
The present invention provides a Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) terminal, having a wireless interface that exchanges packetized communications with...
Cross link multiplexer bus
A cross link multiplexer bus comprising a plurality of cross link multiplexers and a plurality of interconnects. The plurality of cross link multiplexers has a...
Method using a one-time programmable memory cell
A one-time programmable device includes a controller, a protection system, a static storage element and a latch, which can be referred to as a latch-based...
Method and system for determining a position of a mobile communication
A GNSS enabled mobile device transmits to a location server a combination of GNSS-based location data and non-GNSS based location data used to determining...
Apparatus to monitor process-based parameters of an integrated circuit
A process monitor measures the absolute value of unit sample resistors and transistors on a common Integrated Circuit (IC) substrate. This information can be...
Integrated blocker filtering RF front end
A receiver architecture for canceling blocking signals in the receive path includes a low noise amplifier for receiving and amplifying an inbound RF signal to...
Far field RFID reader with blocking
A far field radio frequency identification (RFID) reader includes a baseband processing module, a transmitter section, and a receiver section. The receiver...
Method and system for precise current matching in deep sub-micron
Aspects of a method and system for precise current matching in deep sub-micron technology may include adjusting a current mirror to compensate for MOSFET gate...
Multi-code LDPC (low density parity check) decoder
Multi-code LDPC (Low Density Parity Check) decoder. Multiple LDPC coded signals can be decoded using hardware provisioned for a minimum requirement needed to...
Method and system for dynamically adjusting forward error correction (FEC)
rate to adapt for time varying...
Certain aspects of a method and system for dynamically adjusting forward error correction (FEC) rate to adapt for time varying network impairments in video...