|| List of recent Ann-related patents
| Single tenant audit view in a multi-tenant environment|
A method correlates audit information in a multi-tenant computing infrastructure. The method leverages a user's authentication to the infrastructure, such as via federated single sign-on (f-sso) from an identity provider.
| Network access management via a secondary communication channel|
The present disclosure provides for selectively enabling a primary communication channel upon receipt of enablement instructions received via a secondary communication channel. In some embodiments, a first intelligent electronic device (ied) may be connected to a second ied via a primary communication channel.
| Method and system for video collection management, invalid video replacement and continuous video replay|
A method and a system for video collection management are provided. The method and the system can gather related videos in a network, classify the videos into multiple channels and recommend the channels to be viewed by the user.
| Enhanced program preview content|
Methods and apparatus for providing an enhanced epg or epg banner are described. A method of displaying first and second audiovisual content, the first audiovisual content comprising a current program and the second audiovisual content comprising audiovisual content relating to a future program according to a program broadcast schedule, the method comprising receiving the first audiovisual content at a media playback device, receiving the second audiovisual content at the media playback device from a remote content system over a packet-based data network, in response to user input, outputting the first and second audiovisual content to an output device having a screen, and controlling the screen of the output device to display the first and second audiovisual content concurrently.
| On screen header bar for providing program information|
A method, system, and executable instructions are provided that, in a first mode, display, on the television screen, a thumbnail preview comprising epg information associated with the selected program and the graphical image, wherein the selected program corresponds to an in focus program in a listing of epg information for multiple channels and/or programs and wherein the graphical image is not related with a currently viewed program and in a second mode, display, on the television screen, a header bar, the header bar comprising epg information associated with the selected program and the graphical image, wherein the selected program corresponds to a currently viewed program and is not related to an in focus program in a listing of epg information for multiple channels and/or programs.. .
| Annotation-based infrastructure for automatically generating "predictable" ids for visual components in a web-application|
A method for generating identifiers for software components is provided. A processing device scans source code for an annotation associated with generating an identifier for an object.
| Strongly typed metadata access in object oriented programming languages with reflection support|
Type safety is important property of any type system. Modern programming languages support different mechanisms to work in type safe manner, e.g., properties, methods, events, attributes (annotations) and other structures, but none of the existing, general purpose, programming languages which support reflection provide type safe type (class/structure) member metadata access.
| Infrastructure for automatically generating boilerplate code using annotations and code-generators|
A method for generating boilerplate code is provided. The method may include scanning an initial source code file for an annotation identifying metadata of an element, scanning a generator module for instructions for processing the metadata of the element, and scanning the generator module for a template module that includes an indication of a location for inserting the processed metadata of the element in an output file.
| Mobile apparatus and method for transferring information|
A mobile apparatus and a method for transferring information are disclosed. The mobile apparatus includes: a display to display a connection interface object in a first area of the display, the connection interface object connected with an external device, and to display a transferable object in a second area of the display, the connection interface object being configured to receive the transferable object; an input unit to identify an input associated with the connection interface object displayed on the display; and a communication unit to establish a wireless communication channel with the external device, and to transmit or receive data to or from the external device via the established wireless communication channel according to the input, the data including the transferable object received in the connection interface object..
| System and method for capturing computer application-related information|
A method for capturing information related to a software application. Initially, a current browser display screen is copied into a browser-based application.
| Systems and methods for mobile access to enterprise work area information|
Example systems and methods of mobile access to enterprise work area information are presented. In one example, a floor plan of a work area that includes a number of workcenters is displayed.
| Channel rotating error correction code|
A write or read method for use in a computer having multiple channels of memory includes writing or reading data to or from one channel in the memory, and simultaneously in parallel writing or reading an error correction code corresponding to the data to or from a different channel in the memory.. .
| Digital broadcasting system and data processing method|
According to one embodiment, a digital broadcasting system includes an rs (reed-solomon) encoder configured to encode mobile service data for fec (forward error correction) to build rs frames including the mobile service data and a signaling information table, a signaling encoder configured to encode signaling information including fast information channel (fic) data, and transmission parameter channel (tpc) data, a group formatter configured to form data groups, wherein at least one of the data groups includes encoded mobile service data, known data sequences, the fic data and the tpc data, and a transmission unit configured to transmit the broadcast signal including a parade of the data groups.. .
| Assessment and correction of transmitted data|
Methods and systems for improving the quality of transmitted data are described. Multiple distinct communication channels are used to transmit segments representing the same pre-transmission block of a data packet.
| System and method for signal input control and video device thereof|
A system and method for signal input control and a video device thereof are provided, adapted for a control device controlling the signal input to the video device. The method includes the following steps: the control device provides a process information and a control command; the video device detects the control commands and receives the process information through a display data channel (ddc); and the video device controls the switch unit to transmit the process information to the extended display identification data (edid) rom or the processor according to the control command..
| Providing a consolidated sideband communication channel between devices|
In an embodiment, the present invention includes a protocol stack having a transaction layer and a link layer. In addition a first physical (phy) unit is coupled to the protocol stack to provide communication between a processor and a device coupled to the processor via a physical link, where the first phy unit is of a low power communication protocol and includes a first physical unit circuit.
| Method for implementing secure data channel between processor and devices|
Apparatuses, systems, and methods are directed to securely store, transfer, and/or process data especially sensitive data sent from input devices to processors. In one embodiment, sensitive data may be packaged with at least one interrupt vector to provide a single posted write transaction initiated by an input device.
| Detecting and recovering from a transmission channel change during a streaming media session|
A method for detecting and recovering from a transmission channel change during a streaming media session is disclosed. The method can include a wireless communication device detecting a stall condition resulting from a transmission channel change.
| Methods and systems for transmitting information between electronic devices|
Various embodiments of methods and systems for establishing communication over a wireless communication network between a master device and a partial function device. The master device and partial function device can use a separate communication channel during setup or configuration for communicating over the wireless communication network.
| System controlling use of a communication channel|
A system controlling use of a communication channel in a communication network. The system comprising a network including service nodes.
| Remote managing system and method|
Provided are approaches for remote managing comprising at least one or more agents being resident in at least one or more management terminals connected to each other through a network and controlling the corresponding management terminals; and a management server transmitting to the agents a request for a service for managing the management terminals, where the management server transmits the request to the agent through a control channel. An independent control channel is formed between a management server and a management device separately from an ordinary communication channel and, in case the management device is required to perform a server role for a particular service, makes the corresponding management device require a request related to the service through a control channel and thus, the server role is assigned to the management server at the time of carrying out a service..
| System and method for modeling relationships between entities|
The disclosure describes systems and methods for modeling relationships between entities on a network using data collected from a plurality of communication channels including social data, spatial data, temporal data and logical data within a w4 network. The w4 network personalizes and automates sorting, filtering and processing of w4comn communications delivered or requested to be delivered using personalized value-based ranking and encoding of data, which is modeled from the point-of-view (pov) of any specific user, topic or node in the w4 distributed graph.
| Method and apparatus for situational analysis text generation|
Methods, apparatuses, and computer program products are described herein that are configured to generate a situational analysis text. In some example embodiments, a method is provided that comprises generating a set of messages based on one or more key events in a primary data channel and one or more significant events in one or more related data channels in response to an alert condition.
| Language segmentation of multilingual texts|
The claimed subject matter provides a system and/or method for segmenting a multi-language text. An exemplary method comprises determining an initial probability distribution for sentences in the multi-language text, the initial probability distribution indicating the likelihood of each sentence being in each of a set of languages.
| Photoresist simulation|
A processor based method for measuring dimensional properties of a photoresist profile by determining a number acid generators and quenchers within a photoresist volume, determining a number of photons absorbed by the photoresist volume, determining a number of the acid generators converted to acid, determining a number of acid and quencher reactions within the photoresist volume, calculating a development of the photoresist volume, producing with the processor a three-dimensional simulated scanning electron microscope image of the photoresist profile created by the development of the photoresist volume, and measuring the dimensional properties of the photoresist profile.. .
| Gemstone cut grading method and apparatus|
A system for controlling the cut of a gemstone includes a gemstone scanner adapted to scan a plurality of facets of an actual gemstone so as to determine facet parameters pertaining to each one of the plurality of facets. The system also includes a control module operatively coupled to the gem scanner and adapted to receive the determined facet parameters of the plurality of facets of the gemstone.
| Method and device for controlling and monitoring the surrounding areas of an unmanned aerial vehicle (uav)|
The embodiments herein disclose a method and a remote control for controlling and monitoring surrounding areas of an unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) by an operator with a remote control comprising a flight display. The embodiments disclose a surprising advantageously effect for the purposes of controlling and monitoring the surroundings of a uav by combining the image captured by a uav camera with a transparently overlaid positional and navigation map providing a perception enabling the operator to have a complete overall view of the situation, utilizing a common screen section of a flight display and thereby not having to shift eye view.
| Parallel digital filtering of an audio channel|
An electronic audio apparatus is described that uses a digital audio filter in which a splitter separates an input frame of discrete time audio into different time interval portions. Separate digital filter blocks then operate in parallel upon those time interval portions, respectively.
| Ventricular cuff|
In one general aspect, a cuff for attachment to a heart includes an attachment component configured to engage a blood pump to attach the cuff to the blood pump and a sewing ring for attachment to the heart. The sewing ring is coupled to the attachment component, and the attachment component and the sewing ring each define a central opening configured to admit an inflow cannula of a blood pump.
| Parameter visualization, selection, and annotation interface|
A system and method for providing a user interface by which to display and/or control stimulation parameter settings includes a processor displaying a ray at an angle from a predetermined direction, and about a point representing a leadwire, that corresponds to a direction at which an electrical field is produced by respective electrical settings of one or more directional electrodes of the leadwire, and whose ray length corresponds to an electrical amplitude of an electrical parameter of the one or more directional electrodes.. .
| Contoured calcaneal plate and a percutaneous drill guide for use therewith|
This invention provides a calcaneal plate implanted using a sinus tarsi approach and comprises an anterior section having two locking screw holes, an s-shaped posterior facet section having a four locking holes and which rounds toward the bone at both the inferior and superior edges and is reinforced at the superior edge, and a blade shaped posterior portion having three linearly aligned locking holes and terminating in a tapered portion. There is also, a drill guide assembly having a drill guide column inserted through a hole in a targeting guide and locking to one of the locking holes in the plate, and cannulated drill guide sleeves that lock into holes in the targeting guide in a spaced relation whereby when the targeting guide is locked into the plate, the targeting guide can be used as a handle and wherein locking screws can be implanted percutaneously..
| Compact endoscopic surgical blade assembly and method of use thereof|
An endoscopic surgical device comprising a slotted clear cannula, a blade and a housing, wherein the cannula is attached to the housing, and wherein the blade is enclosed in the housing and is slidable into the cannula is disclosed. The blade is enclosed within the housing and cannula, and has a horizontally-oriented pushing component and a vertically-oriented cutting component that protrudes through the slot of the cannula.
| Compact endoscopic surgical blade assembly and method of use thereof|
An endoscopic surgical device comprising a slotted clear cannula, a blade and a case, wherein the cannula is attached to the case, and wherein the blade is enclosed in the case and is slidable into the cannula is disclosed. The blade is enclosed within the case and cannula, and has a horizontally-oriented pushing component and a vertically-oriented cutting component that protrudes through the slot of the cannula.
| Bi-polar surgical instrument|
A surgical device is disclosed that comprises a sleeve member, a shaft member and a pair of electrodes. The shaft member extends distally of the sleeve member and has a pair of electrode channels that open at the distal end of the shaft member, wherein the electrode channels are positioned adjacent to one another.
| Versatile breast ultrasound scanning|
Versatile ultrasound scanning of a breast is described using an apparatus (1202) including a hand-manipulable compression/scanning assembly (1208). The compression/scanning assembly (1208) comprises an ultrasound transducer (1304) and a compressive member comprising an at least partially conformable membrane (1218) in a substantially taut state, the membrane (1218) having a first surface compressing the breast in a generally chestward direction and a second surface opposite the first surface.
| Simultaneous imaging and particle therapy treatment system and method|
A simultaneous imaging and particle therapy treatment system including a means for generating a particle beamline, a treatment bed to receive and support a patient having a treatment volume, a gantry to receive the particle beamline from the generating means and to redirect the beamline to the patient's treatment volume, the gantry rotating about the treatment bed with an axis of rotation substantially coplanar with the treatment bed and redirecting the beamline to encounter the treatment volume substantially perpendicular to the gantry's axis of rotation, and an image scanner having a plurality of detector arrays radially positioned around the treatment bed to capture images of the treatment volume; whereby the scanner and gantry simultaneously capture images of and treat the treatment volume with particle therapy.. .
| Trajectory guide frame for mri-guided surgeries|
An mri-guided interventional system for use with a patient and an interventional device includes a base, a trajectory guide frame, and a mounting device. The base is configured to be secured to a body of the patient.
| Medical imaging system and method using different computers for control of data acquisition and for image reconstruction|
An imaging system, includes an imaging installation or an imaging scanner to generate raw data; a first computer that is connected with the imaging installation or the imaging scanner for controlling the imaging installation or the imaging scanner, a memory to store the generated raw data; and a second computer to calculate an image from the stored raw data.. .
| Compact endoscopic surgical blade assembly and method of use thereof|
An endoscopic surgical device having a slotted clear cannula, a blade and a housing, wherein the cannula is attached to the housing, and wherein the blade is enclosed in the housing and is slidable into the cannula is disclosed. The blade is enclosed within the housing and cannula, and has a horizontally-oriented pushing component and a vertically-oriented cutting component that protrudes through the slot of the cannula.
| Methods for treating channelopathies|
The present invention is directed to the use of a class of peptide compounds for treating diseases associated with hyperexcitability. The present invention is also directed to the use of a class of peptide compounds for treating diseases associated with dysfunction of an ion channel..
| Treatment of immune dysregulation using cannabinoid derivatives|
This invention discloses cannabinoid derivatives and pharmaceutical uses thereof.. .
| Fluoromethyl-substituted pyrrole carboxamides|
The invention relates to pyrrole carboxamides bearing a fluoromethyl-moiety as voltage gated calcium channel blockers, to pharmaceutical compositions containing these compounds and also to these compounds for use in the treatment and/or prophylaxis of pain and further diseases and/or disorders.. .
| On-demand services by wireless base station virtualization|
Initiating a virtual presence at a physical access point in response to a request for a service from a wireless access device is provided. A particular wireless service may be provided to a subscriber on an on-demand basis according to location and/or type of service requested.
| Coordinated multipoint reception processing method and apparatus, and base station|
Embodiments of the present invention provide a coordinated multipoint reception processing method and apparatus, and a base station. The method includes: performing demodulating and decoding an uplink signal received by k collaboration sets of m collaboration sets, to obtain k cyclic redundancy check crc results, where the uplink signal is sent by a user equipment ue, the collaboration set is a serving sector where the ue is located or a set formed by the serving sector and any one or more collaborative sectors, m≧2, and 1≦k≦m; and if the k crc results include at least one correct crc result, performing processing on a signal obtained by a crc result of the at least one correct crc result.
| Methods and apparatus to scan a wireless communication spectrum|
Methods and apparatus are disclosed to scan a wireless communication spectrum. An example method disclosed herein includes causing a first scanner to determine, for a frequency of a wireless communication spectrum, a decoded base station identifier, causing a second scanner to determine a plurality of signal strengths at the frequency without determining a base station identifier, and determining that the base station identifier is associated with a subset of the plurality of signal strengths by comparing at least one of timestamps and locations associated with the base station identifier and the plurality of signal strengths..
| Method and apparatus for detecting an access point in a radio access system|
The present disclosure relates to a method for performing communication between a terminal and a base station in a radio access system supporting multi-radio access technology (rat), the method being characterized in that it comprises the steps of performing an access procedure between a first base station supporting a cellular radio access technology and a second base station supporting a short-range radio access technology; the second base station receiving, from the first base station and through a first radio scanner, control information relating to the transmission of an identification signal (ids) for detecting the second base station of the terminal; and the second base station transmitting the ids through the first radio channel to the terminal based on the received control information, wherein the first radio channel is the radio channel corresponding to the first base station.. .
| Vehicle control system and method for controlling same|
The present invention provides a vehicle control system comprising: a user database for storing at least one user profile which designates an initial action for an in-vehicle end device; a fixed and wireless communication unit for establishing a communication channel with a mobile terminal and receiving identity information through the communication channel: and a control unit for extracting the user profile corresponding to the identity information from the user database, and controlling the end device so that the end device executes an initial action as designated by the extracted user profile.. .
| Sending bcch modification info/etws information to ues in enhanced cell pch in one drx cycle|
Communication systems, such as reliant on the third generation partnership project, may benefit from a reduced number of discontinuous reception cycles needed to receive emergency messages. More specifically, such communication systems may benefit from methods and systems for sending broadcast control channel modification info such as earthquake and tsunami warning system information to user equipment in enhanced cell paging channel in one discontinuous reception cycle..
| Low temperature polysilicon thin film and manufacturing method thereof|
An embodiment of the present invention relates to a low temperature polysilicon thin film and a manufacturing method thereof. The manufacturing method comprises: forming a buffer layer on a substrate (s11); forming a seed layer comprising a plurality of uniformly distributed crystal nuclei on the buffer layer by using a patterning process (s12); forming an amorphous silicon layer on the seed layer (s13); and performing an excimer laser annealing process on the amorphous silicon layer (s14)..
| Method of controlling the amount of cu doping when forming a back contact of a photovoltaic cell|
Methods for preparing an exposed surface of a p-type absorber layer of a p-n junction for coupling to a back contact in the manufacture of a thin film photovoltaic device are provided. The method can include: applying a treatment solution onto the exposed surface defined by the p-type absorber layer of cadmium telluride; and annealing the device with the p-type absorber layer in contact with the treatment solution to form a tellurium-enriched region in the p-type absorber layer at the exposed surface.
| Multilayered cell culture apparatus|
A multilayered cell culture apparatus for the culturing of cells is disclosed. The cell culture apparatus is defined as an integral structure having a plurality of cell culture chambers in combination with tracheal space(s).
| Method to produce light-emitting nano-particles of diamond|
Method to produce diamonds containing nitrogen-vacancy centres from diamonds grown by a high pressure and high temperature process and containing isolated substitutional nitrogen, comprising:—irradiating (12) said diamonds by an electron beam such that the irradiation dose is comprised between 1017 and 1019 electrons per square centimeter;—annealing (14) the irradiated diamonds in vacuum or in a inert atmosphere at a temperature above 700° c. And for at least 1 hour; characterized in that said electron beam has an acceleration energy above 7 mev..
| Laminated glass and its production process|
Laminated glass 60 comprising a plurality of glass plates 12 and 14 bent into a predetermined shape, and an interlayer 40 interposed between the plurality of glass plates 12 and 14, at least two glass plates 12 and 14 among the plurality of glass plates 12 and 14 differing in the plate thickness, wherein the two glass plates 12 and 14 differing in the plate thickness have different glass compositions, and at an optional temperature between the annealing point and the softening point of the thick glass plate 12, the thick glass plate 12 has a lower viscosity than the thin glass plate 14.. .
| Methods and compositions for treating cancer|
This disclosure provides compositions and method useful for treating cell proliferative disorders including cancer. The disclosure provides cannabidiol derivatives and compositions thereof either alone or in combination with thc or a derivative thereof..
| Topical skin care formulations|
A white, color-stable, stain-free emulsion formulation containing vanillin for sunless tanning. The amount of vanillin can be adjusted, from about 1% up to about 45%, to provide light or dark tanning of the skin.
| Topical skin care formulations|
A white, color-stable anti-aging emulsion formula containing coq10 and/or vanillin. The amount of vanillin can be adjusted to provide light or dark tanning of the skin.