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Sectioned network lighting device using full distribution of LED bins
A driver circuit is configured for connection to a power source and includes a plurality of light emitting diodes (LEDs) having at least one performance...
Gathering participants for meetings
Participants for an in-progress meeting are gathered, preferably by broadcast of instant messaging notifications thereto. Information for people who are invited...
Initializing a descrambler
Embodiments herein describe techniques for synchronizing LFSRs located on two compute devices. To synchronize the LFSRs, a first one of the compute devices may...
Integrated circuit stack including a patterned array of electrically
The present disclosure describes a stacked integrated circuit system that includes two integrated circuit layers stacked on opposite sides of an interposer...
Ion trapping with integrated electromagnets
Devices, systems, and methods for ion trapping with integrated electromagnets are described herein. One device includes a plurality of electrodes configured to...
A capacitor for an implantable medical device is presented. The capacitor includes an anode, a cathode, a separator therebetween, and an electrolyte over the...
Magnetic devices with overcoats
A magnetic device including a magnetic writer; and an overcoat positioned over at least the magnetic writer, the overcoat including oxides of yttrium, oxides of...
Perpendicular magnetic recording media with magnetic anisotropy gradient
and local exchange coupling
A perpendicular magnetic recording medium adapted for high recording density and high data recording rate comprises a non-magnetic substrate having at least one...
Concurrent modulation and frictional heating head disk contact detection
An apparatus comprises a heat-assisted magnetic recording (HAMR) head, a sensor, and a controller. The HAMR head is configured to interact with a magnetic...
HDD magnetic head degradation field-failure detection and prediction
A method, apparatus, and system for implementing head degradation detection and prediction for hard disk drives (HDDs) are provided. Statistical parameter...
Determining optical degradation in a heat-assisted read/write head
A change in an optical energy profile of energy emitted from a read/write head is determined. The read/write head includes an optical transmission path that...
Aircraft precision approach and shipboard landing control system and
A system and method of generating a landing trajectory for use in landing an aircraft onto a deck of a waterborne ship includes sensing motion of the ship, and...
Health monitoring system for diagnosing and reporting anomalies
A health monitoring system for monitoring a vehicle and a method for operating the same are provided. The system, for example, may include, but is not limited...
User interface device for adaptive systems
A system for providing feedback regarding the division of automated and operator tasks is provided. The system includes a display device and a processor. The...
Method and apparatus for vision aided navigation using image registration
A navigation system comprises an image sensor operable to obtain a first image at a first moment in time and a second image at a second moment in time; an...
System and methods for selective advertising
A system and method of selective advertising where an advertiser can decide whether or not to advertise to a certain user based on credential information...
Method for determining identification of an electronic device
A utility to determine identity of an electronic device electronically, by running a device attribute collection application that collects key data points of...
Automated catheter guidance system
A graphical user interface for controlling and configuring a remote catheter guidance system having the graphical user interface is displayed concurrently with...
Data interface for point-to-point communications between devices
A data interface is provided for point-to-point communications between two devices, such as a read channel and a disk controller in an HDD system. An interface...
Overcommitting virtual machine hosts
A host-side overcommit value is set upon a physical node that implements virtual machines (VM Node). The overcommit value is determined by receiving a selected...
Inclusive or bit matrix to compare multiple corresponding subfields
A computer system is operable to identify subfields that differ in two data elements using a bit matrix compare function between a first matrix filled with...
Consuming data on a touchscreen device
System and computer program product to consume data on a mobile device. Data records are outputted according to a columnar or row orientation in a first panel...
Multiple glazing with variable diffusion by liquid crystals
A liquid-crystal multiple glazing can have a first glass sheet and a second glass sheet held by a gasket referred to as the contact gasket. In some examples,...
Inserting bypass structures at tap points to reduce latch dependency
during scan testing
A method and apparatus are provided to test an integrated circuit by identifying first and second components of an integrated circuit. The first and second...
Robust stator winding temperature sensor
Disclosed herein, among other things, is a stator winding temperature sensor. According to an embodiment, the sensor includes at least one sensing wire coil...
System and method for preventing unauthorized modification to engine
control software or an engine control system
A system and method for preventing unauthorized modification to engine control software or an engine control system of, for example, a refrigerated transport...
Adjustable overhead door hinge
A hinge for a multi-panel door includes a first bracket, a second bracket pivotally coupled to the first bracket, and a carrier link carrying a roller adapted...
Retractable column and method of forming
The present invention is an improved apparatus and method for forming a retractable tower or column. The present invention includes pointed hooks wherein the...
Rotor and rotor housing for a snowthrower
A self-propelled snowthrower wherein, in one embodiment, drive members on each side of the snowthrower provide variable speed propulsion. A transmission that...
Synergistic stain removal through novel chelator combination
The invention relates to a concentrated detergent composition comprising an alkali metal carbonate, methylglycinediacetic acid, glutamic acid N,N-diacetic acid,...
Tattoo stencil composition and method for manufacturing
The present invention is a tattoo stencil chemical composition comprising stearic acid, triethanolamine, a humectant to retain moisture on a user's skin, water...
Alkyloxy substituted thiazoloquinolines and thiazolonaphthyridines
Thiazoloquinolines and thiazolonaphthyridines with an alkoxy substituent at the 6, 7, 8, or 9-position, pharmaceutical compositions containing the compounds,...
System for increasing throughput of an agricultural product metering
A system includes a product delivery tube having an air inlet, an agricultural product inlet, and an exit nozzle. The agricultural product inlet is disposed...
Method and system to whiten a golf hole
An apparatus includes a container holding a whitening material, and a dispenser to release the whitening material from the container, wherein the dispenser is...
Aerodynamic drag reducing apparatus
An aerodynamic drag reducing apparatus is provided for use with vehicles having surfaces that are not streamlined. The apparatus including an exterior cover...
Dunnage bag hanger apparatus and method
A dunnage bag hanger apparatus includes a dunnage bag hanger and a handle mounted applicator block operative to support and affix the dunnage bag hanger. The...
Permanent marking of molded rubber products
One embodiment of the invention includes a method for imparting a unique identifier to a molded polymeric article. The method includes providing a label...
Consumable assembly for use in extrusion-based layered deposition systems
A consumable assembly comprising a container portion configured to retain a supply of filament, a guide tube connected to the container portion, and a pump...
Method of forming deep-drawn paint film laminated sheet metal and articles
A method for painting a complex or compound curved three-dimensional surface of a portion of an article. The method comprises providing a paint film (24);...
Miniature knife sharpening apparatus
A sharpening apparatus that may be used by a relatively unskilled person to simultaneously sharpen the two opposed cutting edges of a knife blade by hand and to...
Portable airless sprayer
A sprayer attachment for a hand-supported power tool comprises a motion converting mechanism, a pumping mechanism, a spray assembly and a housing. The motion...
Pyrolysis oil made with a microwave-transparent reaction chamber for
production of fuel from an...
A pyrolysis oil composition by an oxygen-starved microwave process from an organic-carbon-containing feedstock is described. Feedstock is introduced into a...
Spin-on filter with external threads and methods
A filter arrangement for threadably securing to a filter head includes a housing having a surrounding wall defining an interior volume, an open mouth providing...
An example climbing wall includes: a frame; a plurality of climbing panels connected to the frame; and a plurality of holds, each of the plurality of holds...
Identification of electrode combination for efficacious electrical
One or more efficacious electrode combinations for delivering electrical stimulation therapy to a patient may be selected based on the delivery of electrical...
Posture state classification for a medical device
Techniques for posture classification of a patient in a coordinate system of a sensor. According to one aspect, a defined vector is obtained from a sensor...
Leadless cardiac stimulation systems
Various configurations of systems that employ leadless electrodes to provide pacing therapy are provided. In one example, a system that provides multiple sites...
Anchor instrumentation and methods
Some embodiments of a medical device anchor system include an anchor sleeve that receives a catheter (or other medical instrument) though a working channel of...
Magnetically guided catheters
A magnetically-guided catheter includes a tip positioning magnet in the distal electrode assembly configured to interact with externally applied magnetic fields...
Catheter assembly with seal member
A catheter assembly includes a catheter hub defining an interior cavity and a catheter tube extending distally thereof. A rigid actuator extends proximally in...