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Planar inverted-F antenna
A low profile Planar Inverted-F Antenna (PIFA) comprises a radiating strip, an inductive tuning portion, a vertical feed portion, and a retracted ground plane....
Method and apparatus for managing time in a satellite positioning system
A method, apparatus and system for time management in a position-location system is described. The method may include (i) obtaining, at a ...
Gain control methods and systems in an amplifier assembly
A Variable Gain Amplifier (VGA) amplifies an input signal according to a gain, to produce an amplified signal. A detector module detects a power indicative of a...
Method and system for DC offset correction loop for a mobile digital
cellular television environment
Methods and systems for a DC offset correction loop for a mobile digital cellular television environment are disclosed. Aspects of one method may include...
Voltage supply interface with current sensitivity and reduced series
A voltage supply interface provides both coarse and fine current control with reduced series resistance. The voltage supply interface has a segmented switch...
Method and system for intra-chip waveguide communication
Methods and systems for intra-chip waveguide communication are disclosed and may include configuring one or more waveguides in an integrated circuit and...
System and method for supporting multiple users
Systems and methods that support splitting a compute resource from its input/output and sharing among one or more users are provided. In one embodiment, a...
System and method for power management in a computing device for power
A system and method for operating system power management in a computing device for power over Ethernet (PoE). Computing devices such as portable computers or...
System and method for enabling power over ethernet for legacy devices
A system and method for enabling power over Ethernet (PoE) for legacy devices. Legacy devices often represent a large installed base of devices. This installed...
Method and system for secure code encryption for PC-slave devices
A PC-slave device may securely load and decrypt an execution code and/or data, which may be stored, encrypted, in a PC hard-drive. The PC-slave device may...
System and method for communicating between servers using a multi-server
Aspects of the invention may include receiving a packet from a first of a plurality of blade servers coupled via a common bus. An identifier associated with a...
Method and system for transparent TCP offload (TTO) with a user space
Certain aspects of a method and system for transparent TCP offload with a user space library are disclosed. Aspects of a method may include collecting TCP...
Method and system for flexibly providing shared access to non-data pool
Herein described is a method and system for providing shared access to data residing within non-data pool related file systems. Aspects of the invention...
Fast and efficient method for deleting very large files from a filesystem
In the current invention, a method and apparatus for efficiently deleting large files is described. This is done by having a special inode for pointing to data...
Management of storage and retrieval of data labels in random access memory
According to an example embodiment, a technique may be provided for managing a label data base of which each entry comprises a data field for insertion into a...
Method and system for an analog zero-IF interface for GSM receivers
Certain embodiments for an analog zero-IF interface for GSM receivers, where a receiver may receive RF signals and downconvert the RF signal to a VLIF signal in...
Log-antilog circuit and method for producing an up-converted and amplified
According to one exemplary embodiment, a method for producing an up-converted and amplified transmission signal comprises performing a logarithmic...
Media exchange network supporting multiple broadband network and service
Certain embodiments of the invention for supporting a plurality of broadband networks and service provider infrastructures may comprise establishing a second...
Network time reservation cancellation
Methods and systems that support, for example, canceling or trimming reservations of a shared communication medium are described. In one embodiment, a method...
Performance indicator for a high-speed communication system
A method and apparatus for generating a performance indicator in a high-speed communication system. A plurality of disparate communication status signals with...
Method and system for variable resolution data conversion in a receiver
Aspects of a method and system for variable resolution data conversion in a receiver are provided. In this regard, an analog received signal may be converted to...
RFID integrated circuit with integrated antenna structure
An integrated circuit for use in an RFID tag includes an integrated circuit die having a circuit, a radio frequency identification (RFID) interface for...
Computer chip set having on board wireless interfaces to support test
A method and apparatus are provided for an embedded wireless interface that is embedded in, for example, one of an input and output controller device for...
Preventing write corruption in a raid array
A method and related computer program product of preventing write corruption in a redundant array in a computer system, comprising detecting a write failure...
Method and system for extended network access notification via a broadband
A system and method supporting extended network access notification via a broadband access gateway is disclosed. A representative embodiment of the present...
Methods for flexible wireless channel association
A method of receiving information from one or more wireless uplink channels is provided. The method includes receiving information at a media access controller...
Methods and apparatus for initialization vector pressing
Methods and apparatus are provided for using explicit initialization vectors in both encryption and decryption processing. In one example, a sender generates an...
System and method for adjusting multiple control loops using common
Data error such as mean square error may be reduced in a system such as a communication receiver using a dithering algorithm that adjusts one or more parameters...
Digital compensation for nonlinearities in a polar transmitter
A polar transmitter includes a digital processor coupled to receive a complex modulated digital signal and a feedback signal produced from the complex modulated...
Electronic dispersion compensation utilizing interleaved architecture and
channel identification for assisting...
Embodiments include a system for performing dispersion compensation on an electromagnetic signal received over a communication channel, the electromagnetic...
Method and system for a delta quantizer for MIMO pre-coders with finite
rate channel state information feedback
Aspects of a method and system for a delta quantizer for MIMO pre-coders with finite rate channel state information feedback may comprise quantizing a change in...
Display device with conversion capability for portable media player
Presented herein are system(s), method(s), and apparatus for a monitor with conversion capabilities for transferring data to a portable media player. In one...
System and method for supporting multiple voice channels
A communications system is configured with a plurality of media terminal adapters, a telephone line, and a gateway configured to exchange voice and data packets...
System and method for bad weave detection for inverse telecine
A system and method for bad weave detection for inverse telecine. To detect a bad weave artifact, the number of reversals of the difference polarity between...
Television functionality on a chip
A television on a chip (TVOC) system that provides a cost effective approach for providing television functionality on a single integrated circuit chip is...
Video data processing circuits and systems comprising programmable blocks
The invention refers to a video data processing system and a video data processing circuit, comprising at least two functional blocks of which at least a first...
Method and system for random data access for security applications
A method for securely handling processing of information in a chip may include randomly selecting one of a plurality of data processes based on a random process...
Video transmission system with timing based on a global clock and methods
for use therewith
A video transmission system includes a network module that receives network global positioning system (GPS) signals and that transmits a video signal to a...
Demand broadcast channels and channel programming based on user viewing
history, profiling, and requests
A system and method for scheduling media for consumption via a demand broadcast channel based upon notifications received during user consumption of media. An...
Method for interleaving data in a communication device
A system and method is provided for interleaving data in a communication device. The system includes a memory that stores blocks of data to be interleaved. In...
Distributed processing LDPC (low density parity check) decoder
Distributed processing LDPC (Low Density Parity Check) decoder. A means is presented herein that includes an LDPC decoding architecture leveraging a distributed...
LDPC (low density parity check) coded signal decoding using parallel and
simultaneous bit node and check node...
LDPC (Low Density Parity Check) coded signal decoding using parallel and simultaneous bit node and check node processing. This novel approach to decoding of...
Method, medium, and system for marketing integrated circuits
A system and method for marketing and/or providing integrated circuits. Various aspects of the present invention may provide a computer system adapted to...
Audio time scale modification using decimation-based synchronized
A high-quality, low-complexity audio time scale modification (TSM) algorithm useful in speeding up or slowing down the playback of an encoded audio signal...
Communication devices with integrated gyrators and methods for use
A device includes an on-chip gyrating circuit that generates a motion parameter based on motion of the device. An RF transceiver generates an outbound RF signal...
Token-based receiver diversity
A token-based receiver diversity processing is described. In one embodiment, a receiver diversity comprises repeaters receiving wirelessly transmitted packets...
Apparatus for transmitting a signal below a standard transmit power in a
A transmitter includes a detection element to determine when a current power requirement of a communication link is less than the standard transmit power. The...
Method and system for reducing AM/PM distortion in a polar amplifier
Methods and systems for reducing AM/PM distortion in a polar amplifier are disclosed and may comprise adding an offset signal to an amplitude signal in the...
System and method for edge sharpening
Presented herein are a system and method for sharpening edges in a region. In one embodiment, there is presented a method for sharpening edges. The method...
Voice data RF wireless network IC
An integrated circuit (IC) includes at least one baseband processing module, an RF section, and an interface. The baseband processing module converts outbound...