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System and method for locating object view and platform independent
A class loader downloads objects and object viewers from remote computer nodes, and invokes locally stored object viewers to view objects. When a user selects an...
Method and apparatus for providing collection browsers
In a window and notification based computer system, a browser class, a browser item layout class, a browser item data cell layout class and a browser item class...
System and method for data security
A system and method for substantially reducing accidental disclosure of confidential information by interleaving video data frames with video flash frames. These...
CMOS voltage regulator
In accordance with the teachings of this invention, a novel voltage regulator is taught which is capable of being formed solely of MOS devices. This eliminates...
Solid superacid catalysts comprising platinum metal
A sulfated solid catalyst is provided which comprises (1) oxide or hydroxide of Group III or Group IV element, e.g. zirconium, and (2) a first metal comprising a...
Method for direct attachment of an on-chip bypass capacitor in an
Switching noise at integrated circuit V.sub.DD and V.sub.SS metal traces is reduced by minimizing lead inductance in on-chip bypass capacitors. For each on-chip...
Method for simulating the parallel processing of video data
A method for simulating multiple instruction launch in a single-scalar computer system is disclosed. A video data signal having a plurality of data components...
Method and apparatus for partitioning data load and unload functions
within an interface system for use with an...
The asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) interface, which may be a segmentation and reassembly unit, controls segmentation of packets into cells and reassembly of...
Method and apparatus to distribute spare cells within a standard cell
region of an integrated circuit
A method and apparatus to distribute spare cells into a standard cell region of an integrated circuit is described. An initial layout of standard cells is first...
Method of making a low power, high performance junction transistor
Low threshold voltage MOS devices having buried electrodes are disclosed herein. Such devices have source and drain regions which include tip regions and plug...
Software-based encoder for a software-implemented end-to-end scalable
video delivery system
A software-based encoder is provided for an end-to-end scalable video delivery system that operates over heterogeneous networks. The encoder utilizes a scalable...
System isolation and fast-fail
A method and an apparatus allowing a system interfaced with a network to continue functioning in a diminished capacity, even when the system is temporarily...
Shared hardware for multiply, divide, and square root exponent
The same hardware is used to implement calculations of the exponents for multiplication, division, and square root in either double or single precision. A...
Single ended dynamic sense amplifier
A single-ended sense amplifier circuit for sensing the state of a bitline in a memory array. The sense amplifier includes an output circuit having an input and...
System and method for determining whether a software package conforms to
packaging rules and requirements
A system and method for auditing software packages in a multi-release environment is provided. The audit system reads one or more external files that specify...
Gasket material layer including cork, fibers, rubber, and a rubber
A gasket material includes a sheet metal having a coating of adhesive applied thereon, and a coating layer of a compound or composition formed on the surface of...
System and method for verifying processor performance
A method of adapting execution-driven simulators to accept traces is provided. First, a benchmark program is executed to provide a trace file of the executed...
Method and apparatus for preemptable multiplexing of connections to
A multiplexing non-device specific stream module is provided to an operating system. The multiplexing non-device specific stream module includes a number of...
Compact housing for a computer workstation
A compact housing for a workstation-class computer is disclosed. The apparatus includes a structural heat sink with a horizontal base heat sink that includes an...
Dynamic MOSFET threshold voltage controller
A threshold voltage controller circuit for controlling the threshold voltage of complementary metal oxide semiconductor field effect transistors (CMOSFETs)...
Functional control block for voltage regulator with dual servo loops
A functional control block (FCB) device for use in conjunction with a signal regulating apparatus which has a signal regulator for producing an output signal and...
Apparatus for applying solder to electrical or electronic components mounted in a horizontally oriented carrier, includes a solder bath, a pair of tracks (1,2)...
Temperature controlled system for printing press
The system of the present invention controls the temperature of ink so as to enhance print quality. An ink roller has a circulation path therein. A circulation...
Cryogenic freezing system for rubber crumbs and other materials
A cryogenic freezing system having a cooling tunnel with an inlet end, an outlet end and a floor therebetween, a tank for a liquid cryogenic material and with an...
Scalable architecture for asynchronous transfer mode segmentation and
A scalable, asynchronous transfer mode ("ATM") interface for generating an ATM cell comprising an addressing element, a memory element and a cell generating...
Waterless presensitized printing plate comprising four layers and method
of making thereof
A camera speed lithographic plate precursor composition is used for the preparation of waterless, imaged printing plates. The plates comprise a solid substrate...
Interleaving pixel data for a memory display interface
A method and apparatus is disclosed for interleaving the transfer of pixel data from a dual bank frame buffer to a memory display interface. The interleaved...
Flat panel display interface for a high resolution computer graphics
A computer graphics subsystem is disclosed that renders images on either a high resolution CRT display or a high resolution flat panel display without requiring...
Porphyrins and metal complexes thereof having haloalkyl side chains
Transition metal complexes of meso-haloalkylporphyrins, wherein the haloalkyl groups contain 2 to 8 carbon atoms have been found to be highly effective catalysts...
Method and apparatus for optimizing supervisor mode store operations in
a data cache
A system and method for performing conditionally cache allocate operations to a data cache in a computer system. As supervisor mode operations typically do not...
Dynamic clocked inverter latch with reduced charge leakage
A dynamic clocked inverter latch with reduced charge leakage includes a first node biasing circuit with a P-MOSFET and an N-MOSFET totem-pole-coupled between VDD...
A barbecue adapted for portability and being gas-fired. A parallel smoker plate assembly intermediate a gas burner and a cooking plane enhances heat transfer to...
Method and apparatus for secure remote authentication in a public network
A client workstation provides a login address as an anonymous ftp (file transfer protocol) request, and a password as a user's e-mail address. A destination...
Configurable multi-product electronics enclosure
Method and apparatus for implementing a high-speed dynamic line driver
A high speed line driver circuit that drives an output line based on an input line is disclosed. The high speed line driver circuit uses dynamic precharging of...
Method and apparatus for partially supporting subnormal operands in
floating point multiplication
A method for fully supporting floating point multiplication using a combination of partial hardware support and partial software support traps to software when a...
Slip-on wrist case for capsule components such as compasses or
Counterflow pipeline processor with instructions flowing in a first
direction and instruction results flowing...
A general purpose computer capable of executing instructions of the type commonly found in multiple-address register-oriented instruction sets such as the SPARC...
Method and apparatus for synthesizing clock signals for use with an
asynchronous transfer mode system having...
An asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) segmentation and reassembly (SAR) chip is provided for interfacing a host computer with an ATM system having a physical layer...
Digital damping method and apparatus for phase-locked loops
A damping circuit is described which includes a phase-and-frequency detector, a charge pump, a voltage-current oscillator and a capacitor. The ...
Substituted dipyrromethanes and their preparation
New chemical compounds, bis(pyrrol-2-yl)halocarbylmethanes, also known as meso-halocarbyl dipyrromethanes, are made by recting pyrrole in either of two reaction...
Housing for capsule components such as thermometers, clocks or compasses
Method and apparatus for analyzing the power network of a VLSI circuit
A method and apparatus to model the power network of a VLSI circuit is described. The method includes the step of extracting the power network associated with a...
Integrated circuit package with external storage capacitor for improved
signal quality for sensitive integrated...
A package for an integrated circuit is described. The package houses an integrated circuit with a signal quality sensitive integrated circuit element, such as a...
Noise resistant reset circuit for a phase detector in a phase-locked loop
A reset circuit for a phase detector in a phase-locked loop is described. A first set of input lines receives a first set of latched signals corresponding to a...
Method and apparatus for unobtrusively monitoring processor states and
characterizing bottlenecks in a...
Methods and apparatus are presented for unobtrusively monitoring processor states and characterizing bottlenecks in an arbitrary customer workload. An...
Perspective correction of texture in graphics by adaptive approximation
A computer graphics system includes a texel value generator capably of generating texel values using a minimal amount of computationally intensive divisions...
Apparatus and method for distributed control in a processor architecture
The present invention provides a multi-level instruction scheduling system for controlling multiple execution pipes of a distributed data flow (DDF) processor....
Regulated complementary charge pump circuit
A charge pump circuit contains a first switch pass gate, a second switch pass gate, a high node regulator, and a low node regulator. The first switch pass gate...
System for fast switching of time critical input signals
A technique is provided for switching circuitry in a manner which allows the circuit to respond quickly to changes in some critical input signals expected to...