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Trust level modifier
A computer establishes normal activity levels of a factor associated with an application, system, network, or computing environment. The computer receives rules...
Integrated connection system
A modular connector system allows a user to configure physical and functional aspects of a sensor or electrical connector assembly to suit the requirements of a...
System for maintaining conversational cadence in online social
relationship or network, involves providing set...
A method for maintaining conversational cadence may include determining, by a processor, a conversational cadence associated with a user in a social network....
Lens assembly with a linear guide system
A lens assembly for a camera or a camera including a first lens mounted to a base portion, and a second lens mounted to a lens frame, where the first lens and...
Non-resonant logging tools with H-bridge switching
Methods and systems are provided for tools having non-resonant circuits for analyzing a formation and/or a sample. For example, nuclear magnetic resonance and...
Acoustic aircraft tracker and warning system
A system and method for tracking aircraft, helicopters and/or other objects at an airfield using acoustics of the aircraft, helicopters and/or other objects. A...
Replaceable shaving assemblies are disclosed that include a blade unit, an interface element configured to removeably connect the blade unit to a handle, on...
Toroidal plasma abatement apparatus and method
An apparatus for abatement of gases is provided. The apparatus includes a toroidal plasma chamber having a plurality of inlets and an outlet, and at least one...
Syringe having dual pivoting arm plunger rod
A syringe assembly includes a syringe barrel having a first end, a second end, and a sidewall extending between the first end and the second end. The syringe...
Cellular phone tethering system
A cellular phone tethering system includes a housing that includes a rear wall with a top edge, a bottom edge, a first side edge and a second side edge. An...
Tool pouch with retractors
A tool holder has a pouch with a front panel, back panel, and a closure that opens and closes access to an enclosed pouch compartment. The pouch has an outer...
Methods and apparatus for protected distribution of applications and media
Methods, devices, apparatus, computer-readable media and processors are provided that protect the distribution of media content. Media content is encrypted and...
Transceiver element for an optical unit of a photoelectric barrier and
photoelectric light curtain
The present invention relates to a transceiver element for an optical unit of a photoelectric barrier to such a photoelectric barrier. In particular, a...
Methods and systems for filtering components in hierarchically-referenced
A computer-implemented method for filtering components from a logical component hierarchy is provided. The method uses a computing device having a processor and...
Dynamically manipulating tables based on a font
A computer system receives a request to combine tabular data of a first table with tabular data of a second table. The computer system creates a profile for the...
System and method for crowd-sourced environmental system control and
A system and method for crowd-sourced environmental system control and building maintenance includes a server for providing selective access to building...
Air jetted micro-cable with super low resistance and dramatically improved
for air blockage
A cable, and method and system for deploying the cable are described. The cable includes a jacket having a plurality of outer grooves formed on its outer...
Seal installation tool
Boot with sewn in magnetic insert
Methods of incorporating an AD HOC cellular network into a fixed cellular
In this invention, we disclose methods directed toward integrating an ad hoc cellular network into a fixed cellular network. The methods disclosed herein...
Buck-boost converter control circuits and techniques
A controller for a Buck-Boost converter includes a feedback control circuit responsive to the converter output and configured to generate a control signal for...
Automated material handling system for semiconductor manufacturing based
on a combination of vertical carousels...
A highly efficient Automated Material Handling System (AMHS) that allows an overhead hoist transport vehicle to load and unload Work-In-Process (WIP) parts...
Palletizing mobile drive units
An inventory system includes a pallet and a base for palletizing or unpalletizing a mobile drive unit. The pallet has a set of openings corresponding with...
Temperature detection circuit for a magnetic sensor
In one aspect, a temperature detection circuit includes a first circuit configured to provide a first signal and a comparator circuit configured to provide a...
Disposable, miniature internal optical ignition source for ammunition
An ammunition cartridge for a gun is optically initiated by a mechanism wholly within the cartridge case itself. The case has as optical primer initiation means...
Spool and spindle guide system
A saddle stitcher is provided. The saddle stitcher includes a saddle conveyor for transporting signatures and at least one signature guide located along the...
Closed loop ink thickness control system with reduced substrate waste in a
A method is provided of charging an inker in a lithographic printing press. The method comprises placing all of the printing units of the printing press in an...
Method for reducing web printing press start-up waste, and related
printing press and printed product
A method for operating a web printing press is provided. The method includes unwinding a substrate from a roll to define a web; during makeready, printing the...
Multi-layer chemical and biological protection fabric for mobile shelters
A lightweight, low bulk, mobile CB shelter fabric includes a high tensile strength woven scrim laminated between two thin CB-impenetrable polymer films....
Method and apparatus for insertion of a sensor
A device and method for delivering a device such as a sensor or fluid transport structure or a fluid transport structure sensor combination into, for example,...
Fastening pouch or pocket flaps
A pouch having a flap and a closure system featuring a face fastener attached to the front wall of the pouch body, and a mating flap fastener as part of the...
Atmospheric pressure ion source
A non-radioactive atmospheric pressure device for ionization of analytes comprises an atmospheric pressure chamber having an inlet for carrier gas, a first...
Driver circuit using dynamic regulation and related techniques
An LED driver circuit selects a regulated voltage value for use in driving one or more LEDs based on dimming duty cycle. In some embodiments, the regulated...
Random access channel false alarm control
A wireless device includes a preamble detector configured to identify preambles transmitted via a random access channel of a wireless network. The preamble...
Topology aware MANET for mobile networks
Systems and methods provide adaptability in a mobile ad hoc network (MANET), based on an existing protocol, such as adaptive hybrid domain routing (AHDR). The...
Collaborative computing community role mapping system and method
A role mapping method and system for a collaborative computing environment in provided. A set of permissions defining access to a generic business component for...
Dynamic encryption for tunneled real-time communications
A system performs tunneling for real-time communications ("RTC"). The system establishes an unencrypted tunnel between a tunneling server and a user equipment...
Multitenant data center providing virtual computing services
A service provider network supports multiple tenants by having a virtual local area network for each enterprise, and a router connected to enterprise networks...
Defining service chains in terms of service functions
Presented herein are service-function chaining techniques. In one example, a service controller in a network comprising a plurality of service nodes receives...
Method and apparatus for monitoring connectivity in a long term evolution
A method and apparatus for monitoring connectivity in a network at a bearer path layer are disclosed. For example, the method receives a request to monitor a...
Switching regulator circuit allowing a lower input voltage
A buck-boost switching regulator has an output voltage boost circuit to provide a boosted output voltage. The boosted voltage is used to generate higher voltage...
Fiber-based output couplers for wavelength beam combining laser systems
In various embodiments, wavelength beam combining laser systems incorporate optical fibers and partially reflective output couplers or partially reflective...
RFID system with an eddy current trap
An RFID antenna assembly configured to be energized with a carrier signal is disclosed. The RFID antenna assembly includes an inductive component including a...
Connector for process chamber electrostatic elements
Provided herein are approaches for securing electrostatic elements within a lens component. In one approach, a connector includes a flexible coupling secured at...
Intelligent user interaction experience for mobile computing devices
A system for assessing a user interaction experience of content displayed on a mobile device, implemented by a computing processor, receives an indication of...
Processing of images during assessment of suitability of books for
conversion to audio format
A system to process graphical elements within a book during assessment of the book for suitability for conversion to an audio format includes an image...
Methods and apparatus for advancing time in a distributed business process
Methods and apparatus for advancing time in a distributed business process simulation are disclosed. The methods and apparatus simulate an interdependent...
Context based passage retrieval and scoring in a question answering system
According to an aspect, a question answering computer system determines a set of search terms for a given question. A plurality of passages that each includes...
Natural language management of online social network connections
Natural language management of online social network connections may comprise receiving natural language data associated with a user's social network...