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|Flash memory, flash memory system and operating method of the same|
A flash memory, a flash memory system, and an operating method thereof. The method of operating a flash memory includes counting the number of memory cells having threshold voltages included in a first adjacent threshold voltage range (defined by a first reference read voltage for distinguishing between initially separated adjacently located threshold voltage distributions and a first search read voltage having a first voltage difference from the first reference read voltage), and a second adjacent threshold voltage range (defined by the first reference read voltage and a second search read voltage having a second voltage difference from the first reference read voltage), and setting a first optimal read voltage based on the difference between the first and second counted numbers of the memory cells..
|Composite gamma-neutron detection system|
The present invention provides a gamma-neutron detector based on mixtures of thermal neutron absorbers that produce heavy-particle emission following thermal capture. The detector consists of one or more thin screens embedded in transparent hydrogenous light guides, which also serve as a neutron moderator.
|Rate initialization and overdrive pacing for capture threshold testing|
Approaches for rate initialization and overdrive pacing used during capture threshold testing are described. Cardiac cycles are detected and the cardiac events of a cardiac chamber that occur during the cardiac cycles are monitored.
|Kind of light-heat dual curing anisotropic conductive adhesive anisotropic conductive film and their preparation methods|
A kind of light-heat dual curing anisotropic conductive adhesive includes light curing activated monomer 15.0-18.0%, light-cured resin 4.5-12.5%, thermosetting resin 20.0-25.0%, elastomer 5.0-10.0%, insulating nanoparticles 8.0-15.0%, conductive particles 4.0-18.0%, light curing agent 3.0-5.0% and latent heat curing agent 12.0-16.0%, wherein the components are counted according to weight percentage. The present invention also discloses a kind of light-heat dual curing anisotropic conductive film (acf) and its preparation methods.
|Digital marking gauge|
The current marking gauges, mortise gauges and circle marking gauges on the market require use of a ruler to measure distances prior to marking, which is inconvenient and time consuming. Moreover, the accuracy of the marked dimension is inexact due to the low accuracy of using a ruler.
|Global low power capture scheme for cores|
A method for testing an integrated circuit to reduce peak power problems during scan capture mode is presented. The method comprises programming a respective duration of a first time window for each of a plurality of cores and a cache on the integrated circuit.
|System of improved loop detection and execution|
An method may include identifying loop information corresponding to a plurality of loop instructions. The loop instructions are stored into a queue.
|Computer arbitration system, bandwidth, allocation apparatus, and method thereof|
The bandwidth allocation apparatus includes a high bandwidth arbitration module, a low bandwidth arbitration module and a multiplexer. The high bandwidth arbitration module is used to select one downstream device from the high bandwidth downstream device group for allowing uplink.
|Mouse function provision method and terminal implementing the same|
A touch panel-equipped mobile terminal is configured to be used as a mouse according to a mouse function provision method. The mouse function provision method includes displaying a mouse operation image on a screen of the display unit in response to a mouse host application execution request; detecting a touch gesture made with a touch input tool on the mouse operation image; determining, when movement of the touch input tool is detected, whether a touch hold time counted from the detection of the touch gesture is greater than a first hold threshold; and transmitting, when the touch hold time is greater than the first hold threshold, an object move command to an output terminal and, when the touch hold time is not greater than the first hold threshold, a pointer move command..
|Server and method for protecting against fan failure therein|
A method for protecting against fan failure in a server uses a storage unit and a plurality of fans in the server. The method includes the following steps.
|Hardware command training for memory using read commands|
A method of training command signals for a memory module. The method includes programming a memory controller into a mode wherein a column access strobe is active for a single clock cycle.
|Hardware chip select training for memory using read commands|
A method of training chip select for a memory module. The method includes programming a memory controller into a mode wherein a command signal is active for a programmable time period.
|Methods and apparatus for determining a maximum amount of unaccounted-for data to be transmitted by a device|
A method includes determining a maximum amount of unaccounted-for data to be transmitted by a particular client device associated with an access point. The maximum amount of unaccounted-for data may be based on characteristics associated with data received at an access point from one or more client devices.
|System and method of quality assessment of a search index|
Systems, methods, and computer program products for enabling assessment of the quality of a search index. In one embodiment, objects are processed to produce corresponding text that is stored and indexed.
|Information processing apparatus, information processing method, information processing program, and recording medium having stored therein information processing program|
Provided are an information processing apparatus, an information processing method, an information processing program, and a recording medium having stored therein the information processing program, which can perform control such that a display time of content information for a user is equal to or exceeds a time desired by a provider of the content information, or approaches the desired time as close as possible. The information processing apparatus performs control such that a display time for which content information of a time count target is displayed within a display area is counted, and the content information is continuously or intermittently displayed within the display area until the counted display time exceeds a display guarantee setting value set to the content information of the time count target..
|Systems and methods for generating and validating incentives based on multi-person vehicle occupancy|
System and methods for determining a number of vehicle occupants based at least in part on sensor data gathered by one or more in-vehicle sensors are disclosed. The number of vehicle occupants may be determined, at least in part, by an in-vehicle system associated with the vehicle.
|Method for offering wireless data at a discounted rate|
A method for offering wireless data at a discounted rate is provided. A wireless service provider is queried to discover discounted data transfer rates.
|Systems and methods for multi-pass adaptive people counting|
People are counted in a segment of video with a video processing system that is configured with a first set of parameters. This produces a first output.
|Photon-counting ct-system with reduced detector counting-rate requirements|
Various of the disclosed embodiments contemplate systems and methods that compensate for the limited dynamic range of certain x-ray detector systems, such as cat-scan detector systems. In some embodiments, the system alternates between different photon emission flux values and then gives more consideration to an attenuation value associated with a more favorable detection flux.
|Demodulation method, demodulation device, and electronic apparatus|
A satellite signal which carries a navigation message including satellite-specific information is received. Data of the navigation message is demodulated from received satellite signal.
A delay circuit for power sequencing in a computer includes an oscillator; an input pin; a counter; a register; and a comparing controller. The counter detects a voltage of the input pin when each clock signal arrives, resets a number counted by the counter when the voltage of the input pin is detected at logic-low electrical level, and adds a predetermined number when the voltage of the input pin is detected at logic-high electrical level.
|Methods and systems for operating multi-core processors|
A method of operating a system on chip (soc) includes determining to switch from a selected low-power core among a plurality of low-power cores to a high-performance core among a plurality of high-performance cores, counting the number of high-performance cores that are operating among a plurality of high-performance cores, determining a maximum operating frequency of the plurality of high-performance cores based on the counted number, and switching from the selected low-power core to the selected high-performance core based on the determined maximum operating frequency.. .
|Tracking prefetcher accuracy and coverage|
A method, an apparatus, and a non-transitory computer readable medium for tracking accuracy and coverage of a prefetcher in a processor are presented. A table is maintained and indexed by an address, wherein each entry in the table corresponds to one address.
|Dynamic flow management at a firewall based on error messages|
A method and system are provided for blocking data packets that are not desired or capable of being received. One or more data packets are received from a data server.
|Method for the offer and sale of products and/or services at a discounted price|
A method for the offer and sale of one or more products and/or services with a discounted price associated with a minimum number of buyers. An expiry time is associated to the offer.
|Optical modulator module, integrated circuit for driving optical modulator, and method for modulating optical signal|
Waveguide-type optical phase modulator regions of a linear accelerator-type column electrode structure mz optical modulator are arranged on a semiconductor optical waveguide. A transmission line of an integrated circuit receives a clock signal through a buffer circuit disposed on an input side.
|Disc player and burn-in test method for disc player|
A disc player plays a test disc to perform a burn-in test. The disc player includes a driving unit, a timing unit, storage, an input unit and an output unit.
|Historical analysis of battery cells for determining state of health|
Battery cells may be monitored and a historical profile of the battery generated. The historical profile may be used to analyze a state-of-health of the battery cell.
|Apparatus and method for detecting in-vehicle network attack|
An apparatus for detecting an in-vehicle network attack, is configured to cumulatively count packets for each device that has a respective id and is connected to an in-vehicle network bus. The apparatus is configured to cumulate a check value every time the packets are cumulatively counted to calculate a cumulated value, and determine that an attack is conducted when an average cumulated value obtained by dividing the cumulated value by a cumulative counted value does not exceed a first threshold value..
|Synchronization of clients to maximize multicast opportunities|
A content monitor includes a processor that at least receives requests from a plurality of clients for content, instructs each client to retry their respective request at a first later time if the request is received before a first time, counts the requests to determine if a number of the requests exceeds a threshold if the request is received before a second time, instructs each client to retry their respective request at a second later time if the counted number of requests does not exceed a first threshold, instructs each client to join a multicast group to receive the content when the number of requests exceeds the first threshold, and counts a number of late clients joining the multicast group after a first portion of the content has been sent to the multicast group.. .
|Apparatus and method for determining buffer size of network reception buffer, and network session system|
In this system for determining buffer size, the number of times a network reception buffer in which data is accumulated becomes full or empty (the number of occurrence of full or emptiness) in a certain period of time tr is counted by a full/empty counter ct in response to start of communication with a different session terminal tm to adjust buffer size in accordance with the counted number of occurrence of full or emptiness (s2 to s5). If the number of occurrence of full or emptiness is n times or more, for example, the buffer size is extended (s2 to s4)..
|College loan financial system and method|
A method of determining default risk without use of credit score and providing discounted loans includes, receiving from a customer payments put into an account of the customer of a predetermined amount paid periodically over a predetermined time frame, determining default risk based on such received amounts, determining whether the customer qualifies for a discounted loan rate, and providing the customer such loan at discounted rate if the customer qualifies. Apparatus for carrying out one or more of the foregoing steps..
|On net faxing|
Distribution of electronic documents is described, including receiving an electronic document to be distributed, identifying whether a destination identifier is associated with a destination account among a known group of customer accounts, routing the electronic document, and calculating a fee associated with delivery of the electronic document based on whether the destination account is among the known group of customers and a set of billing rules. The set of billing rules may specify a discounted fee for routing an electronic document to each of a known group of customer accounts.
|Measuring recollection of an advertisement by groups of users|
An ad publishing system measures the effectiveness of an advertisement by determining whether recipients of the advertisement recall receiving it. This measurement is accomplished by polling a subset of the recipients of the advertisement as to whether they recall receiving, viewing, or otherwise being exposed to the advertisement.
|Systems and methods for task-based decreasing price markets|
Embodiments of task-based, decreasing-price markets enable dynamic discounting of items for sale. In one example, users shop for products (e.g., clothing, electronics, or cars) or services (e.g., hotel rooms, plane tickets, or car rentals) using a computing device or mobile device.
|Wireless communication device, wireless communication system, and channel selection method|
An electric field intensity measuring circuit measures the electric field intensity of each of multiple communication channels available for data communication. A channel determiner compares electric field intensities measured by an electric field intensity measuring circuit with multiple different thresholds including a first threshold as the carrier sense threshold and a second threshold that is the detrimental interference level the interference of which causes the reception sensitivity to deteriorate, counts the numbers of times that the electric field intensity exceeds the thresholds on each communication channel, and selects a communication channel for use based on the counted numbers of times that the thresholds have been exceeded on the communication channels..
|Method for operating non-volatile memory device and memory controller|
An operating method for a non-volatile memory device includes applying first and second read voltages to a first word line to perform a read operation; counting first memory cells each having a threshold voltage belonging to a first voltage range between the first read voltage and the second read voltage; applying a third read voltage to the first word line sequentially after applying the second read voltage to count second memory cells each having a second threshold voltage belonging to a voltage range between the second read voltage and the third read voltage; comparing the number of first memory cells counted and the number of second memory cells counted; determining a fourth read voltage based on a result of the comparing; and applying the fourth read voltage to the first word line sequentially after applying the third read voltage.. .
|Method and apparatus for counting number of person using plurality of cameras|
A person counting device generates a single panorama image by using a plurality of images respectively captured by a plurality of cameras, inserts an imaginary line to the single panorama image; and counts the number of persons that pass the imaginary line. To this end, identification numbers are allocated to respective persons in the plurality of images, the single panorama image including the imaginary line is restored to a plurality of images including same imaginary line information, the number of persons that pass a new imaginary line in each of the plurality of restored images is determined, and the number of duplicate-counted persons is ruled out..
|Printing apparatus and roll paper conveyance control method|
An embodiment of this invention is directed to suppressing a circuit scale and ensuring quick response in control of a dc motor. According to the embodiment, upon driving the motor to feed roll paper, the current value supplied to drive the motor is compared with a target value for pwm-control.
|Organic light emitting diode display and method for driving the same|
Disclosed are an organic light emitting diode (oled) display device and a method for driving the same, which are capable of minimizing required memory capacity and the use rate thereof while achieving an enhancement in display quality through execution of an overdriving (or accelerated driving) in accordance with image information of plural accumulated frames. The oled display device includes a data modulator for sequentially receiving image data of a current frame from a timing controller, counting a number of accumulations of pixels corresponding to image data having a lower grayscale value than a grayscale value of predetermined reference data, generating modulated image data through application of a weight determined in accordance with the counted accumulation number, and supplying the modulated image data to a data driver..
|Apparatus and method for controlling motor|
There are provided an apparatus and a method for controlling a motor. The apparatus for controlling a motor includes a signal generation unit generating a first signal indicating position information of a rotor, a counter unit sampling the first signal with a second signal different from the first signal for one period to count a sampling frequency, a memory unit storing a section counter value and an error value obtained by sampling a period immediately prior to the first signal with the second signal, and a comparison unit increasing and reducing an output signal when the sampling frequency counted by the counter unit coincides with the section counter value, wherein the comparison unit sums the sampling frequencies corresponding to error values with the sampling frequency of the first signal before the counter unit ends the sampling of one period of the first signal..
|Simplified method for measuring concentration of various exhaust gas mixture components utilizing dissimilar sensors|
A simplified method for measuring a first property and a second property of an exhaust gas mixture utilizing sensors manufactured for the purpose of measuring a first property, but having a cross-sensitivity to a second property of the exhaust gas mixture. Sensor response characteristics to the first property and the second property are accounted for and used in conjunction with a direct differential measurement between sensors to quantify the concentrations of a first and a second property..
|Advertisement delivery management apparatus and advertisement delivery management method|
An advertisement delivery management apparatus according to the present disclosure includes a predictive information storage, a counting unit, and an allocating unit. The predictive information storage unit stores information including user attributes of a plurality of delivery target users predicted as a future advertisement delivery destination.
|Environment-aware regenerative braking energy calculation method|
A method of operating a vehicle includes implementing regenerative braking of the vehicle using discounted regeneration energy based on physical route conditions and base regenerative braking parameters for the vehicle.. .
|Node in a wireless sensor network and method for activating the node|
A method for activating a node in a wireless sensor network includes detecting and amplifying pulse signals from a base station; determining whether pulses in the amplified pulse signal are valid; and counting valid pulses in three time periods. A target identifier is calculated using a predetermined formula and numbers of the valid pulses counted.
|Circuit for generating peripheral clock for usb and method therefor|
A circuit for generating a peripheral clock for usb, provided on a usb major structure, comprises an internal oscillator, a receiver, a transmitter, a clock counter, and a clock processor; wherein the internal oscillator generates a clock having a settled frequency; the receiver is connected with the internal oscillator and a system unit, and receives a packet transmitted by the system unit; the transmitter is connected with the internal oscillator and the system unit, and transmits a packet of the usb major structure to the system unit; the clock counter is connected with the receiver and the internal oscillator, and counts a length of the packet received; and the clock processor is connected with the clock counter, the internal oscillator, and the transmitter, and controls and adjusts a length of the packet transmitted by the transmitter according to the length of the packet counted by the clock counter.. .
|Providing price transparency and contracted rates to dental care customers|
Systems and methods are described for providing consumers with access to the discounted rates for health care procedures provided by dentists, primary care physicians, specialist physicians and facilities. Fee information for contracted providers is stored in a database and is accessible to consumers via an online interface.
|Communication apparatus for transmission of binary coded signal|
A communication apparatus includes a detecting unit, a process performing unit, and a range setting unit. The detecting unit detects a boundary pattern periodically appearing between codes in a binary coded signal transmitted through a transmission line.
|Image forming apparatus and method of forming image thereof|
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of photosensitive media, a light source unit which comprises a plurality of light sources, a polygon mirror which deflects a plurality of beams output from the plurality of light sources into the plurality of photosensitive media using a plurality of reflective surfaces, a beam detector which receives beams reflected from the polygon mirror during a rotating process of the polygon mirror, and outputs a beam detection signal, and a horizontal sync signal generator which receives the beam detection signal and counts beam reflecting times during which the beams are reflected from the plurality of reflective surfaces, and compares the plurality of counted beam reflecting times with the compensation values calculated for the reflective surfaces, respectively, generates a horizontal sync signal for a corresponding reflective surface, and provides the horizontal sync signal to the light source unit.. .
|Calendar spread futures|
A calendar spread futures contract is a forward contract on the intermonth spread of futures contracts. The calendar spread futures contract can be independently traded and accounted for independent of the traditional roll periods of the complementary futures contracts.
|System and method for synchronizing phases and frequencies of devices in multi-user, wireless communications systems|
A system and method for synchronizing the phases and frequencies of devices in multi-user, wireless communications systems are provided. A primary beacon signal is transmitted by a destination node in a wireless communications network to a plurality of source nodes.
|Non-volatile counter utilizing a ferroelectric capacitor|
A counter that can include a plurality of count stages is disclosed. Each count stage includes a ferroelectric capacitor characterized by first and second polarization states, a variable impedance element, reset and count ports and a detector.
|Image processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium|
An image processing apparatus, an image processing method for controlling it, and a storage medium. The image processing apparatus determines whether or not a line of interest is a black line, and counts, when it is determined that the line of interest is the black line, the number of consecutive black lines.
|Image forming apparatus|
An image forming apparatus includes control units that are booted up in parallel after reset, and further includes: a display unit displaying, in multiple stages, overall boot-up progress that is boot-up progress of the entire apparatus; a display control unit controlling the display unit to display the overall boot-up progress, wherein the display control unit includes: an estimation subunit making estimation of the overall boot-up progress based on period counted after the reset; and a reception subunit receiving boot-up progress of each control unit, and until receiving the boot-up progress of each control unit or the boot-up progress of the latest control unit in terms of boot-up completion, the display control unit performs control based on the estimation, and after receiving the boot-up progress of each control unit or the boot-up progress of the latest control unit, the display control unit performs control based on the received boot-up progress.. .
|Developing apparatus and image forming apparatus|
A developing apparatus includes a development unit configured to supply toner to a photoconductor on which an electrostatic image is formed, a supply unit configured to supply toner to the development unit, a sensor configured to detect a concentration of toner in the development unit, and a control unit. The control unit is configured to, when the detected concentration of the toner is lower than a first value, control the supply unit to perform a toner supply process, control the sensor to detect the concentration of the toner after the toner supply process, count the number of times the sensor detects the concentration of the toner to be higher than a second value that is higher than the first value, and control the supply unit to repeat the toner supply process, when the counted number is less than a predetermined number that is equal to or greater than two..
|Method for enhancing contrast of color image displayed on display system and image processing system utilizing the same|
The present invention provides a method for enhancing contrast of a color image displayed on a display system and an image processing system utilizing the same. In the present invention, the gray values of r, g, and b components of one color image are separately counted during processing the image.
|Systems and methods for providing digital bundling services to multiple users at discounted prices|
Systems and methods are disclosed for aggregating digital services in a bundle for a user. In accordance with one implementation, a method includes displaying, on a device of the user, a plurality of available digital services, the plurality of available digital services being implemented by more than one service provider.
|Approximate pyramidal search for fast displacement matching|
A method for approximate pyramidal search for displacement matching is provided that includes performing a complete window-based search at a coarsest resolution level in a resolution pyramid to determine a best matching point in a destination image for each point in a source image, wherein a displacement from each point to the best matching point is determined, counting, for each displacement of the determined displacements, a number of points having the displacement, selecting displacements from the determined displacements based on the number of points counted for each displacement and a predetermined threshold, and performing a search at the next finer resolution level in the resolution pyramid to determine a best matching point in the destination image for each point in the source image, wherein the search for a best matching point for each point is limited to the selected displacements and a reduced search window around each displacement.. .
|Method for automatic quantification of dendrite arm spacing in dendritic microstructures|
A method to automatically quantify dendrite arm spacing in dendritic microstructures. Once a location of interest in a cast material specimen has been identified, the information contained in it is automatically analyzed to quantify dendrite cell size information that is subsequently converted into a quantified dendrite arm spacing through an empirical relationship or a theoretical relationship.
|Analysis method for signal time margin|
An analysis method for a signal time margin is provided. An input signal is received.
|Testing device and method|
A testing method tests a disc loading and transferring mechanism having a tray. The testing method includes steps of: transmitting a tray-out instruction and a tray-in instruction in that order to drive the tray to alternate between a closed position and a opened; counting a first period of the tray moving from the closed position to the opened position and a second period of the tray moving from the opened position to the closed position; determining whether the first counted period and the second counted period are in conformity with predetermined and expected standards, and outputting test results for indicating the disc loading and transferring mechanism is not in conformity with predetermined and expected standards when the first counted period and the second counted period are in conformity with predetermined and expected standards..
|Method for dispatching central processing unit of hotspot domain virtual machine and virtual machine system|
A method for dispatching cpus of a hotspot domain vm and system includes determining a comprehensive utilization rate of the vcpus of the hotspot domain vm according to counted use information of the vcpus, determining that at least one online vcpu is to be added or to be reduced for the hotspot domain vm according to the comprehensive utilization rate of the vcpus and the maximum number of the vcpus. After an online vcpu is added, the method further includes adjusting the vcpus of a common domain vm in the running queue of a physical cpu bound to the online vcpu, so that the online vcpu is dispatched on the physical cpu.
|Formulating global statistics for distributed databases|
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for formulating global statistics for parallel databases. In general, embodiments of the invention merge (combine) information in multiple compute node level histograms to create a global histogram for a table that is distributed across a number of compute nodes.
|Commerce system and method of controlling the commerce system using an optimized shopping list|
A commerce system involves transactions between manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and consumers. Product information for a plurality of products is collected and stored in a database.
|Olt and frame transfer control method|
In a control frame processing unit (14), the number of control frames from a frame demultiplexing unit (13) is counted for each of llids given to the control frames. If the number of frames during a predetermined count period is equal to or smaller than a preset threshold, some or all of the control frames are written in a storage device (30) as processing data.
|Analyzing speech application performance|
A method of analyzing speech application performance can include determining a call path for each of a plurality of calls from a log of an interactive voice response system having a speech application. Each call path can be defined by an ordered set of dialog nodes of the speech application.
|Circuit, use, and method for controlling a receiver circuit|
A circuit, use, and method for controlling a receiver circuit is provided, wherein a complex baseband signal is generated from a received signal, a phase difference between a phase of the complex baseband signal and a phase precalculated from previous sampled values is determined, the phase difference is compared with a first threshold, a number is determined by counting the exceedances of the first threshold by the phase difference, a number of the counted exceedances is compared with a second threshold, and the receiver circuit is turned off if the number of counted exceedances exceeds the second threshold within a time period.. .
|Data storage device, storage media controller and storage media control method|
A storage media control method, by which a data strobe signal is shifted by different phase shifts at different time intervals during a write-leveling operation to be received by a storage media and compared to a clock signal for returning a data signal. At the storage media side, during the write-leveling operation, a synchronous transmission between the received data strobe signal and the clock signal causes a transition event at the data signal.
|Transgenic crop financial systems and methods|
The invention provides systems and methods for determining discounted rates for insurance on and financial products relating to transgenic traited crops as compared to their traditional, non-traited counterparts. Certain methods of the invention involve generating comparison data contrasting the yields of transgenic traited crops to their traditional non-traited counterparts.
|System and method for triggering on platform usage|
A system and method for triggering on platform usage can include at a platform, receiving and storing a trigger configuration of an account; operating a platform comprising internally executing a process on behalf of an account and publishing at least one event when executing the process; at the platform, incrementing a counter in response to the at least one event and if the stored trigger configuration species a usage key associated with a category of counted events of the at least one event; monitoring counters in a context of an associated trigger; and processing the trigger upon the counter satisfying condition of an associated trigger.. .
|Watch device with event planning elements|
A watch of the present invention includes a calendar date finder in the form of two interacting disks rotatable relative to the other thereby providing calendar date information. A first disk has a circular periphery with a numeric indicia printed thereon.