|| List of recent Graphics-related patents
| Video post-processing on platforms without an interface to handle the video post-processing request from a video player|
In order to use video post-processing capabilities available in some graphics and central processing unit hardware available now and in the future, some platforms like the android platform need to be adapted. A user may select a video post-processing function using a graphical user interface.
| Rendering multiple remote graphics applications|
In some embodiments, remote graphics rendering may be facilitated by causing thin clients, that send raw graphics data to a local server for rendering, to downscale the data to a size appropriate for use by the local server. In some embodiments this avoids the storage of unnecessary data which is not useful for the local server because the actual display size on the local server is smaller than what the transmitted raw data would permit..
| Commerce system and method of recommending product for consumer based on preferred products of other consumers|
A commerce system has retailers offering products for sale. Product information is collected associated with a plurality of products.
| System and method for navigation guidance with destination-biased route display|
Embodiments of a system and method for navigation guidance with destination biased route display are described. Embodiments include displaying a map at a first viewing angle on an electronic display.
| Graphics correction engine|
The present invention generally relates to graphic correction systems and methods. In particular, embodiments of the invention are directed to systems and methods configured to test the quality of images or other multimedia content uploaded to a web-based application and automatically performing corrections and conversions to the image or other multimedia content based at least in part on the results of the quality test..
| Method, system and apparatus for rendering a map according to hybrid map data|
Methods, systems and apparatus are described to render a map according to hybrid map data. A map may be generated by a map service and sent to a client device.
| Method, system and apparatus for dynamically generating map textures|
Methods, systems and apparatus are described to dynamically generate map textures. A client device may obtain map data, which may include one or more shapes described by vector graphics data.
| Method, system and apparatus for rendering a map according to texture masks|
Methods, systems and apparatus are described to render map data according to texture masks. A rendering device may obtain map data, which may include one or more shapes described by vector graphics data.
| Graphics processing unit and management method thereof|
A graphics processing unit (gpu) and a management method of the gpu are provided. The gpu includes at least one graphics engine and an engine manager.
| Method and apparatus for unifying graphics processing unit computation languages|
A method and apparatus for unifying graphics processing unit (gpu) computation languages is disclosed. The method comprises identifying a gpu of a computer system; accessing a plurality of macros representing a difference in source code between a first gpu computation language and a second gpu computation language, expanding each macro in the plurality of macros based on the identified gpu and executing a kernel on the computer system using the expanded macro..
| Ray-node test using integer comparisons|
A method including performing ray traversal wherein the ray traversal includes determining boxes intersected by a ray. The ray traversal includes performing a ray-box intersection test including calculating plane intersections, and determining comparisons of two operands wherein each operand is a binary representation of a floating point value and wherein further the determining comparisons operation is performed using an integer unit of the computer graphics system.
| Level of detail transitions for geometric objects in a graphics application|
Systems and methods for providing smooth level of detail transitions for geometric objects, such as geometric terrain tiles, are provided. In one embodiment, a parent geometric tile associated with a first level of detail can be partitioned into sub-tiles.
|Method and system for gathering and computing an audience's neurologically-based reactions in a distributed framework involving remote storage and computing|
Systems and methods for measuring biologically and behaviorally based responses to content in targeted demographics and locations by way of remote monitoring. Stimuli may be based on location, target demographics, and combinations thereof..
|Early fabric error forwarding|
An embodiment includes a processor, included in a first die, detecting a first hardware error (e.g., memory corruption error). The processor formulates a first error message based on the detected first error.
|Apparatus and method for accelerating operations in a processor which uses shared virtual memory|
An apparatus and method are described for coupling a front end core to an accelerator component (e.g., such as a graphics accelerator). For example, an apparatus is described comprising: an accelerator comprising one or more execution units (eus) to execute a specified set of instructions; and a front end core comprising a translation lookaside buffer (tlb) communicatively coupled to the accelerator and providing memory access services to the accelerator, the memory access services including performing tlb lookup operations to map virtual to physical addresses on behalf of the accelerator and in response to the accelerator requiring access to a system memory..
|Computing device and method for adjusting bus bandwidth of computing device|
In a method for adjusting bus bandwidth applied on a computing device, the computing device includes a bus controller and several graphics processing units (gpus). The bus controller establishes a data flow of each signal channel of the peripheral component interconnect express (pci-e) bus connected to each gpu, and obtains a total data flow of the pci-e bus connected to each gpu according to the data flow of each of the signal channels.
|Method and system for indexing and searching timed media information based upon relevance intervals|
A method and system for indexing, searching, and retrieving information from timed media files based upon relevance intervals. The method and system for indexing, searching, and retrieving this information is based upon relevance intervals so that a portion of a timed media file is returned, which is selected specifically to be relevant to the given information representations, thereby eliminating the need for a manual determination of the relevance and avoiding missing relevant portions.
|Reproduction device and method for operating a graphics subsystem in the reproduction device|
A method for operating a graphics subsystem of a reproduction device for display of video information comprising auxiliary information is described. Wherein the graphics subsystem is capable of generating left and right channel data for stereoscopic 3d display of auxiliary information in a 3d mode and of generating 2d data for 2d display of auxiliary information in a 2d mode, and can be switched between the display modes.
|Graphics card device|
A graphics card device includes a memory module, a graphic processing unit (gpu), a controller, a detection circuit, and a port. The gpu is electronically connected to the memory module and receives graphic data.
|Display system for electronic device and display module thereof|
A display module of an electronic device is for showing an operation interface of a first screen on a second screen of the electronic device, and the first screen is disposed on an opposite side of the second screen. The display module includes a graphics processing unit and a screen control unit.
|Graphics and monitor controller assemblies in multi-screen display systems|
A multi-monitor display system is described having an arm adapted for supporting a plurality of monitors containing display screens. The system also includes a column for supporting the arm, a monitor controller assembly for electronically controlling images displayed on the screens, and a graphics assembly for sending signals to the monitor controller assembly to produce the images.
|Satellite positioning system enabled traffic determination|
The present invention is directed to utilizing monitoring devices (200) for determining the demographics of individuals passing a particular geographic location. The monitoring devices (200) are distributed to a number of study respondents.
|Table graphics management method and apparatus|
Embodiments of the present invention provide a table graphics management method and apparatus. The table graphics management method includes: displaying a table on a display apparatus; detecting a control track for the table input by an input device; determining a moving direction of the control track according to the detected control track; and along the moving direction of the control track, transposing original information in the frames of the row that are sequentially arranged along the first dimension into the frames of the column that are sequentially arranged along the second dimension, and transposing original information in the frames of the column that are sequentially arranged along the second dimension into the frames of the row that are sequentially arranged along the first dimension, so as to acquire a transposed table; and displaying a transposed table on the display apparatus..
|Virtualized graphics processing for remote display|
User inputs are received from end user devices. The user inputs are associated with applications executing in parallel on a computer system.
|Advertisement system with auction/bidding for advertisement placement opportunities|
Embodiments of the invention may include receiving a plurality of bids, wherein each bid corresponds to an advertisement placement opportunity in a plurality of video frames generated by a graphics processing system in response to instructions from a software application. In addition, a winning bid may be determined from the plurality of bids by evaluating the plurality of bids.
|Advertisement system with advertisement selection rules engine|
Embodiments of the invention may include receiving characteristics associated with an execution session of a software application, wherein the execution session of the software application includes generating a plurality of video frames by a graphics processing system. In addition, an advertisement may be determined based on the characteristics.
|Absorbent articles with uniform graphics|
A pull-on disposable absorbent article comprising front and rear elastomeric belts each comprising first and second belt substrates, each substrate comprising at least one nonwoven layer; and a center chassis comprising at least one nonwoven layer and at least one film layer; wherein a first graphic is printed on a surface of a nonwoven layer of one of the first or second belt substrates, and wherein a second graphic is printed on a surface of at least one of the group consisting of a nonwoven layer of the first or second belt substrates, a layer of the center chassis, a backsheet, and an outer cover; and wherein the number of nonwoven layers between any first graphic and the outer surface of the article is the same as the number of nonwoven layers between any second graphic and the outer surface of the article.. .
|Systems and methods for assessing behavioral patterns and promoting behavioral change by comparing gaming performance to aspirational attributes|
Systems and methods are provided for assessing behavioral patterns and promoting behavioral change by comparing the performance of a user within a videogame or simulation to aspirational attributes (e.g., attributes defining an aspirational avatar) selected by the user in advance of the game, and conveying the results of the comparison to the user with video, graphics, text, audio, other media, or a combination thereof. The assessment can include guidance or suggestions regarding the need for behavioral modification and/or an identification of the user's choices that caused the user to attain, or fall short of the user's predefined aspirations..
|Rendering and encoding adaptation to address computation and network|
A method for graphics rendering adaptation by a server that includes a graphics rendering engine that generates graphic video data and provides the video data via a communication resource to a client. The method includes monitoring one or both of communication and computation constraint conditions associated with the graphics rendering engine and the communication resource.
|Method and system for processing nested stream events|
One embodiment of the present disclosure sets forth a technique for enforcing cross stream dependencies in a parallel processing subsystem such as a graphics processing unit. The technique involves queuing waiting events to create cross stream dependencies and signaling events to indicated completion to the waiting events.