|| List of recent Synchronization-related patents
|Semiconductor device, semiconductor device testing method, and data processing system|
1. A semiconductor device includes an interface chip, a core chip, and a measurement-target signal line and a reference signal line, each including a through electrode penetrating through the core chip and each having a first end provided on the core chip and a second end provided on the interface chip.
|Secure cloud storage and synchronization systems and methods|
A secure cloud storage and synchronization system and method is described that provides, among other things: (1) local password recovery, including a mechanism by which the user of the system can recover their password without having stored it on a remote server; (2) secure, private versioning of files, including a mechanism to privately store a version history of files on one or more remote servers in such a way that it is technically infeasible for anyone other than the legitimate owner to access any component of the file history; (3) secure, private de-duplication of files stored on one or more remote servers that reduces storage requirements by allowing for the storage of a single file when there are duplicates, even across users; and (4) secure, private sharing of files between users of the system that allows one user to share a file on the “cloud” with another user without deciphering or transporting the file.. .
|Providing status of a processing device with periodic synchronization point in instruction tracing system|
In accordance with embodiments disclosed herein, there is provided systems and methods for providing status of a processing device with a periodic synchronization point in an instruction tracing system. For example, the method may include generating a boundary packet based on a unique byte pattern in a packet log.
|Media time based usb frame counter synchronization for wi-fi serial bus|
A method of transmitting universal serial bus (usb) frames over a communications channel is disclosed. A usb device receives one or more usb frames from a host device via a network, wherein the one or more usb frames are encapsulated in one or more data packets based on a communications protocol associated with the network.
|Neural network computing apparatus and system, and method therefor|
In order to provide a neural network computing apparatus and system, as well as a method therefor, which operate via a synchronization circuit in which all components are synchronized with one system clock, and which include a dispersion-type memory structure for storing artificial neural network data, and a calculating structure for processing all neurons through time-sharing in a pipeline circuit. The neural network computing apparatus includes a control unit for controlling the neural network computing apparatus; a plurality of memory units for outputting both a connection weight value and a neuron state value; and one calculating unit for using the connecting line attribute value and neuron state value inputted from the plurality of memory units so as to calculate a new neuron state value and provide feedback to each of the plurality of memory units..
|System and method for mobile pin synchronization|
The instruction set executes on the mobile computing device in order to record the pin value on the secure hardware element.. .
|Method for puncturing the pericardial membrane by synchronizing needle advancement with cardiac muscle motion|
A method for puncturing a pericardial membrane of a human patient, the method comprising inserting a needle into the chest of the human patient, detecting a phase of a mechanical activity of the heart of the human patient, advancing the needle toward the heart of the human patient in synchronization with the detected phase of the mechanical activity of the heart of the human patient, and repeating the detecting and advancing steps until the pericardial membrane of the human patient is punctured.. .
|Predictive diagnosis of a patient's status in an active implantable medical device notably for cardiac pacing, resynchronization, defibrillation or cardioversion|
An active implantable medical device, notably a device for pacing, resynchronization defibrillation and/or cardioversion, and/or a device for diagnosing patient conditions, having a predictive diagnosis of the patient's status. The device measures a physiologic parameter, notably the minute ventilation (mv); measures a physical parameter, notably the acceleration (g); discriminates between phases of activity and rest of the patient; and includes a memory containing a plurality of fields selectively updated by statistical processing.
|Continuously variable transmission and method of controlling the same|
A transmission controller executes synchronization shift of shifting a variator in a direction opposite to a speed ratio change direction of a sub transmission mechanism when shifting a sub transmission mechanism. When a gear position of the sub transmission mechanism is at the second gear position and an output increase request of a power source is made, the transmission controller prohibits the synchronization shift and shifts only the sub transmission mechanism from a second gear position to a first gear position..
|Reliable visibile light communication with dark light synchronization|
Leds that transmit or receive data in a vlc channel may create a flickering effect which is caused by the human eye being able to perceive the fluctuations of the light intensity in a led. To prevent flickering such that the led is perceived as being illuminated at a constant intensity, the leds may emit light based on a pattern of dark and energy slots.
|Transponder unit, system and method for contactless data transmission|
A transponder unit for the contactless transmission of modulated data to a reader is provided. The transponder unit includes a clock generator configured to generate a clock signal and to synchronize the clock signal in a synchronization mode, on the basis of a signal received from the reader, and a modulator, the modulator configured to modulate data on the basis of the clock signal from the clock generator.
|Synchronization for device-to-device communication|
Various example embodiments are disclosed. According to one example embodiment, a method may include synchronizing, by an access node in a wireless network, with a first mobile station, synchronizing with a second mobile station, compiling a device-to-device group, the device-to-device group including at least the first mobile station and the second mobile station, sending a first connection message to the first mobile station, the first connection message including timing advance parameters of both the first mobile station and the second mobile station, and sending a second connection message to the second mobile station..
|Method for time synchronization of nodes in peer aware communication environment|
According to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention, a method for time synchronization of a first node in a peer aware communication (pac) environment is provided. The first node obtains medium access control authority by performing contention with a second node neighboring the first node.
|High speed overlay mode for burst data and real time streaming (audio) applications|
In a wireless 802.15.4 communication system (300), a high-speed data frame structure (340) is provided which uses the 802.15.4 shr structure that is spread modulated to obtain the synchronization benefits of the 802.15.4 protocol, but which uses a modified data frame structure for the payload portion without using spreading to thereby improve its transmission efficiency. The transmission efficiency can be further increased by increasing the size of the data payload (and correspondingly, the frame length size)..
|Handover during carrier aggregation operation in wireless communication network|
Methods for performing handovers and addition of carriers during carrier aggregation operation are described. A mobile station can indicate failure to perform downlink synchronization to some but not all cells of a target enb, in response to a handover command.
|Method and apparatus for user equipment (ue) channel acquisition in the presence of large frequency uncertainty in wcdma signals|
Aspects of a method and apparatus for user equipment (ue) channel acquisition in the presence of large frequency uncertainty in wideband code division multiple access (wcdma) signals are provided. An efficient time-frequency domain search that may be utilized in cell communications may be performed by devising criteria that eliminates the unlikely frequencies hypotheses.
|Server and data synchronization system|
A server enabling mobile equipment on a mobile communication network to synchronously receive data sent from two or more mobile equipment, including: a terminal manager receiving synchronizing terminal information from each mobile equipment specifying a group to which it belongs and participation in the group as a session terminal or an audience terminal; a transmission time measuring part measuring transmission time from each mobile equipment to the server; a route establishing part determining whether to change a route from each session terminal of the same group to an alternative route based on whether the transmission times from the session terminals are practically equal, and establishing and sending a route to the session terminal; a synchronous data receiver receiving data sent through the established route; and a synchronous data sending part sending the received data to the audience terminal in the same group as the mobile equipment that sent the data.. .
|Semiconductor device having pda function|
A method for writing a mode register in a semiconductor device, the method includes receiving a mode register command and a mode signal, generating a first mode register setting signal, delaying the first mode register setting signal in a first latency shifter to provide a second mode register setting signal, receiving a data signal in synchronization with the second mode register setting signal, and writing the mode signal to the mode register only if the received data signal has a first logic level.. .
|Optical detecting device and related method of synchronization adjustment|
A method of synchronization adjustment is applied to an optical detecting device, so as to synchronize an exposure timing sequence of an image detector with a light emitting timing sequence of an indicating light source. The method includes acquiring a continued image set, analyzing intensity of each image of the continued image set, and adjusting the exposure timing sequence according to duty cycle of the image detector and intensity ratio of at least two images.
A microscope system including: an observation optical system acquiring an image of an observation position of a sample; a stimulation optical system irradiating the sample with stimulation light; an observation position setting section setting the observation positions; a stimulation position setting section setting a common stimulation position; a stage switching the observation positions; a synchronization condition setting section setting a common synchronization condition in which the timing of the image acquisition is associated with the timing of the irradiation with stimulation light; an observation condition registration section registering the common stimulation position and the common synchronization condition as observation conditions associated with each of the observation positions; and a control section, according to the registered conditions, switching the observation positions, making the observation optical system acquire an image of each of the observation positions, and making the stimulation optical system irradiate each of the stimulation positions with stimulation light.. .
|Context based switching to a secure operating system environment|
Generally, this disclosure provides devices, systems, methods and computer readable media for context based switching to a secure os environment including cloud based data synchronization and filtration. The device may include a storage controller to provide access to the secure os stored in an initially provisioned state; a context determination module to monitor web site access, classify a transaction between the device and the website and identify a match between the web site and a list of web sites associated with secure os operation or a match between the transaction classification and a list of transaction types associated with secure os operation; and an os switching module to switch from a main os to the secure os in response to the identified match.
|Synchronizing multiple threads efficiently|
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method of assigning a location within a shared variable for each of multiple threads and writing a value to a corresponding location to indicate that the corresponding thread has reached a barrier. In such manner, when all the threads have reached the barrier, synchronization is established.
|Low overhead thread synchronization using hardware-accelerated bounded circular queues|
A first thread is placed into a blocked state by causing the thread to perform a blocking pop operation on a hardware-accelerated, single-entry queue. When a synchronization event completes, a second thread may release the first thread from the blocked state pushing a data value onto the hardware accelerated, single-entry queue.
|Method and system for synchronization between network elements|
A system for synchronizing a first network device and a second network device. The first network device comprises an interface configured to release over a communication link a first signal carrying a first data stream clocked by a first clock signal.
|Network folder synchronization|
Synchronization of folders shared among multiple clients over a network is provided. A first user of a first client instantiates a folder to be shared, and the folder and its contents are synchronized with a host system.
|Top down delete or unsynchronization on delete of and depiction of item synchronization with a synchronization client to a cloud-based platform|
Embodiments of the present disclosure include systems and methods to facilitate top down delete or un-synchronization on delete of a synchronization client to a cloud-based platform. The disclosed technology innovates the mechanism the synchronization client processes local deletes so that instead of synchronizing the delete of each individual item across to the cloud-based platform, it can accumulate the individual item deletes into a top-level folder delete and that top-level folder delete can be what is communicated across to the cloud-based platform.
|Secure synchronization of files|
A copy of a first file may be stored in a first instance of a file space associated with a user of a first client device. An event is generated for a first modification of the first file and the event is sent to a server.
|System and method for location aware fine-grained multi-channel synchronization of mobile repositories along with aggregate analytic computation|
System and method for location aware fine-grained multi-channel synchronization of mobile repositories along with aggregate analytic computation is disclosed. The system is able to improve upon existing systems by allowing for custom policies on synchronization to be stored and applied when data synchronization happens, these policies are persisted in the sync data repository and applied during sync.
|Synchronization of local secondary copies with a remote storage management component|
According to certain aspects, an information management cell with failover management capability can include secondary storage computing devices configured to conduct primary data from a primary storage device(s) to a secondary storage device(s) during secondary copy operations, at the direction of a remote storage manager, wherein a first secondary storage computing device implements a failover storage manager configured to, in the event of a loss of connectivity between the cell and the remote storage manager: access a stored storage policy; initiate first and secondary copy operations according to the storage policy in which the first and second secondary storage computing devices are each involved in the creation of a first and second secondary copies; and subsequent to reestablishment of connectivity between the cell and the remote storage manager, transmit synchronization information associated with the secondary copy operations to the remote storage manager.. .
|Convolution operation circuit and object recognition apparatus|
In a convolution operation circuit, a first and a second shift registers provide data to a first and a second inputs of a plurality of multipliers, a first and a second storage units store data to be supplied to the first and the second shift registers, a plurality of cumulative adders accumulate output from the plurality of multipliers, a third storage unit latches output from the plurality of cumulative adders at predetermined timing, a fourth storage unit stores data to be stored in the first and the second storage units and data output from the third storage unit, and a control unit sets data stored in the first and the second storage units to the first and the second shift registers at predetermined timing, causes the first and the second shift registers to perform shift operations in synchronization with an operation of the cumulative adder.. .
|System and method for updating cardholder personal data with avs synchronization|
A computer-implemented method of processing updated payment cardholder personal data. The method includes receiving, by a at least one processing device, updated personal data associated with the payment cardholder; obtaining, by the at least one processing device, data identifying at least one payment system entity with which the payment cardholder has a transaction history; and transmitting, by the at least one processing device, notification of the payment cardholder's personal data update to the identified at least one payment system entity.
|Synchronization of processor time with official auction time|
A method is disclosed herein for displaying time lapse for an on-line auction for an item in a computer. According to the method, the processor time in the computer is obtained and compared to the official auction time for the items being auctioned in the on-line auction which is obtained from the on-line auction service.
|Business channel synchronization|
A method and a system of business channel synchronization are provided. In one example embodiment, a network-based commerce system may receive, via a network and from a client application, update data related to a user listing, update a record related to the user listing, utilizing the received update data; and communicate, via the network, the received update data reflecting a further update to the record related to the user listing to the client application.
|Implantable cardiac prosthetic for resynchronization by biventricular pacing using reverse remodeling|
An implantable prosthetic device for cardiac resynchronization by biventricular pacing including a cardiac reverse remodeling. The combination of the stimulation sites, the atrioventricular delay (avd), and the interventricular delay (vvd) together define a common pacing configuration, temporarily switched from an original pacing configuration (a) to a modified pacing configuration (b) in a direction opposite to that of an optimization of the hemodynamic parameters, to cause an immediate change in the response to controlled stimulation of the myocardium.
|Methods and systems for state synchronization over a non-reliable network using signature processing|
Systems and methods for facilitating confirmation of completion of a transaction for state synchronization over a non reliable network using signature processing are described. One of the methods includes receiving a read request from a first client, sending a last known signature with a context object to the first client in response to receiving the read request, and receiving an appended signature from the first client with a context object for a transaction at the first client.
|Coordinating media content in wagering game systems|
In some embodiments, a method includes receiving, at a first media controller in the wagering game system, a playlist identifier that identifies a playlist, wherein the playlist is associated with scripts that, when executed, present media effects of the coordinated media show. The method can also include presenting, by the first media controller, a first of the media effects by executing a first of the scripts associated with the playlist, and detecting an indication to wait for a synchronization marker from a second media controller.
|Enhanced gsm cell acquisition|
Embodiments of the present invention include devices, systems and methods for prevention of dropped calls. For example, a method for wireless communication is described.
|Optical receiver and light receiving method|
An optical receiver receives coherent light. The optical receiver includes an amplitude adjuster, a signal processor, and a controller.
|Adaptive bluetooth receiver and method|
A bluetooth receiver comprises a rf front end configured to receive a bluetooth signal including a preamble and 34-bit pseudo-number (pn); a dc estimator communicatively coupled to the rf front end; and a frame synchronizer communicatively coupled to the dc estimator. The dc estimator is configured to perform dc offset estimation by determining an average value of samples of the preamble and the frame synchronizer is configured to use the 34-bit pn for frame synchronization..
|Transmission of acknowledgment of short duration|
A method is provided for sending an acknowledgement frame by a receiving entity. The method includes: subsequent to reception of a data frame sent by a sending entity and including a synchronization field containing an invariant item of information known to the entities and an identification field containing information identifying the sending entity and the receiving entity, sending an acknowledgment frame including a synchronization field; and calculating a signature of a transmission channel between the sending entity and the receiving entity, the synchronization field of the acknowledgment frame being obtained on the basis of the synchronization field of the data frame, by using the signature..
|Synchronization sequences and carrier type detection|
Systems and methods relating to detecting one or more characteristics (e.g., a carrier type or a carrier mode) of a carrier signal transmitted by a radio access node of a cellular communications network are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of operation of a wireless device includes receiving a carrier signal transmitted by a radio access node and detecting, in the carrier signal, a first physical signal that primarily supports synchronization and cell identification and a second physical signal that supports a functionality other than synchronization and cell identification.
|Methods and apparatus for network synchronization|
Certain aspects relate to techniques and apparatus for network synchronization by network listening. Aspects include transmitting a synchronization signal for a base station (bs) to use for acquiring synchronization with the network.
|Symmetrical latency with tdm circuit emulated service|
A method and system are provided for allowing time-alignment of teleprotection measurements of power signals. Teleprotection observations are communicated between teleprotection ends through a packet switched network.
|Circuit for transferring power between a direct current line and an alternating-current line|
A system, method, and apparatus is disclosed for interfacing and transferring power unidirectionally or bidirectionally between a direct current (dc) line and a single or multiphase alternating-current (ac) line for only half of any given phase and only a single phase at a time when polarity is matched between the dc and the ac system. A circuit with simplified, robust, and reduced-cost components perform the power conditioning and the synchronization as a system that simulates a half-wave rectifier/inverter..
|Backlight driving board and lcd device|
The present invention discloses a backlight driving board for driving a backlight source, comprising a microprocessor and a constant current driver chip. The microprocessor receives a display mode switching signal and a synchronization signal from a liquid crystal driving board, and generating a first pulse width modulation signal corresponding to the backlight source according to the display mode switching signal and the synchronization signal.
|Apparatus and method for adding synchronization information to an auxiliary data space in a video signal and synchronizing a video|
A video synchronization apparatus and method by adding sync data to an ancillary data space of a video signal are provided. A sync data adding apparatus may include a sync data generator to generate sync data; and a sync data adder to add the sync data to an ancillary data space of a video signal..
|Multiple-sensor image acquisition system|
Each of a first and second image acquisition device includes: a circuit for providing a primary clock signal and a frequency synthesizing circuit capable of generating at least one secondary clock signal from said primary clock signal. The frequency synthesizing circuit in each image acquisition device has a fractional phase-locked loop configuration.
|Display control device|
An imaging device includes a lens unit, an image sensor, a processing unit, and a display unit. The image sensor is configured to output a first data based on a subject image through the lens unit.
|Modulated clock synchronizer|
The present invention relates to a signal synchronization circuit comprising at least one synchronizer (2.1-2.2) comprising a number n of series connected clock delay elements (3.1-3.3), n being equal to or greater than unity and a clock signal generator (1) arranged for generating a modulated clock signal adapted to clock the clock delay element (3.1-3.3) or elements of the at least one synchronizer (2.1-2.2). The clock generator (1) is arranged to receive a clock signal (5) and at least one operating value (6) and to generate the modulated clock signal (1 out) from the clock signal (5) modified based on the operating value (6)..
A packaging machine includes a shaping device including a conveyor drive mechanism and a bottom tapping mechanism and shaping a packaging bag filled with article so that the bag has a predetermined thickness. The conveyor drive mechanism includes a pair of side conveyors movable forward and backward.
|Apparatus and method for translating multithread program code|
A method and apparatus for translating a multithread program code are provided. The method includes: dividing a multithread program code into a plurality of statements according to a synchronization point; generating at least one loop group by combining one or more adjacent statements based on a number of instructions included in the plurality of statements; expanding or renaming variables in each of the plurality of statements so that each statement included in the at least one loop group is executed with respect to a work item of a different work group; and enclosing each of the generated at least one loop group respectively with a work item coalescing loop..
|Sensor enhancement through algorithmic acquisition using synchronization with a scan generator|
A system and method for image enhancement associated with scan generators is provided. For example, a source stimulates a device under test (dut) at electrical interconnects.
|Synchronisation of execution threads on a multi-threaded processor|
Method and apparatus are provided for synchronising execution of a plurality of threads on a multi-threaded processor. A program executed by a thread can have a number of synchronisation points corresponding to points where execution is to be synchronised with another thread.
|Synchronous data-link throughput enhancement technique based on data signal duty-cycle and phase modulation/demodulation|
A synchronous data-link throughput enhancement technique based on data signal duty-cycle and phase modulation demodulation is disclosed. A method includes receiving multiple bits to be transmitted, encoding the multiple bits to generate a multi-bit signal that represents the multiple bits, and transmitting, via a synchronous interface, the multi-bit signal during a time period that corresponds to one-half of a cycle of a synchronization signal..
|Multi-writer revision synchronization in a dispersed storage network|
A method begins by a processing module of a computing device receiving a most current revision value for a data element, where a revision value for the data element is generated based on a current time of a storing device. The method continues with the processing module generating a new revision value for a currently revised version of the data element based on a current time of the computing device and comparing the current time of the new revision value with the current time of the most current revision value.
|Asynchronous data manipulation|
Methods, program products, and systems of synchronizing data while the data is being edited by a user are disclosed. A web application system implementing a notification-based web application framework can allow a user to focus or edit data in a browser on a client device while the data displayed in the browser is being synchronized with data stored on a database server.
|Accelerated data integrity through broker orchestrated peer-to-peer data synchronization|
A method includes receiving a notification from a first device that a data record has been changed on the first device, and receiving a notification from a second device of an intent to change the data record on the second device. The method also includes instructing the second device to wait before changing the data record on the second device, and instructing the first device to synchronize the changed data record.
|Apparatus and method for synchronizing data|
An apparatus for synchronizing data in a terminal is provided. The apparatus includes a memory including an integrated database (db) that stores data of each of a plurality of dbs and a new integrated identifier (id) obtained by changing a local id of the data; and a controller configured to transmit data having an integrated id in the integrated db to a server upon request for data synchronization with the server, thereby performing data synchronization..
A method and apparatus for selection of one or more ventricular chambers to stimulate for ventricular resynchronization therapy. Intrinsic intracardia electrograms that include qrs complexes, are recorded from a left and right ventricle.
|Systems, methods, circuits and associated software for augmenting contact details stored on a communication device with data relating to the contact contained on social networking sites|
Disclosed are methods, circuits, systems and applications for providing messaging services which may provide for download, synchronization, voicemail-message to text-message translation, direct access and handling of selected voicemail messages through a user's user interface. Further disclosed are systems, methods, circuits and associated software for retrieving data associated with contacts stored on a communication device from social networking sites and integrating the retrieved data into the operation of the communication device..
|Proximity synchronization of audio content among multiple playback and storage devices|
A wireless communication system and in particular to a wireless communication system for digital audio players that provides for increased functionality, such as communication, interaction and synchronization between a computing platform and various mobile, portable or fixed digital audio players, as well as providing a communication link between the various digital audio players themselves. The computing platform may act, for example, through a wireless network or wireless communication platform, to control the digital audio players; to act as a cache of digital audio data for the digital audio players; as well as provide a gateway to the internet to enable the digital audio players to access additional digital audio content and other information.
|Synchronization and control using out-of-band channels in passive optical network-based systems|
Systems and methods are provided to use of out-of-band (oob) channels for the transport of network-synchronization signals and network control information. These oob channels transport synchronization and control channels over low-frequency bands outside of the frequency bands used for the data channels.
|Processing of channel coefficients of a network|
The present subject matter discloses a system and a method for processing of channel coefficients of networks. In one embodiment, the method includes ascertaining at least one probable synchronization position of a received sequence and projecting, by oblique projection, at least one given noise basis vector spanning a given noise space onto the null space, so as to determine a channel impulse response at the at least one probable synchronization position.
|Monitoring audio fidelity and audio-video synchronization|
Methods, systems, and computer programs for monitoring quality of audio delivered over a communications channel are presented. One method includes an operation for defining timestamps.
|Data storage device and method for generating a reference clock signal for data storage device|
Various embodiments provide a data storage device. The data storage device includes a recording medium having a dedicated servo layer for providing servo information.
|Image-capturing device and timing control circuit|
An image-capturing device includes an image-capturing section, an image-data-generation section, a display section, and a timing generator. The image-capturing section is configured and arranged to capture an image of a subject at a timing on the basis of a vertical synchronization signal inputted and generate image-capture data corresponding to a frame.
|Control circuit of light emitting element|
A control circuit of a light-emitting element comprises a rectifying unit which full-wave rectifies an alternating current power supply, a clock generator which generates and outputs a clock signal (clk), a first comparator which compares a comparison voltage (cs) corresponding to a current flowing to the light-emitting element and a reference voltage (ref), and a switching element which is set to an on state in synchronization with the clock signal (clk) and which is set to an off state when the comparison voltage (cs) becomes greater than the reference voltage (ref) at the first comparator, to switch the current flowing to the light-emitting element. In this structure, a period of the clock signal (clk) generated in the clock generator is varied, to reduce or inhibit noise..