|| List of recent Synchronous-related patents
| Method, system, and apparatus for acquiring comment information when watching a program|
Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, a system, and an apparatus for acquiring comment information when watching a program. The method includes: acquiring, by a comments functional entity, comment content sent by the end user on an iptv program and related information corresponding to the comment content; send the related information corresponding to the comment content to a metadata control functional entity, so as to enable an end user who demands and watches the iptv program to select and play the comment content corresponding to the iptv program.
| Process for subtitling streaming video content|
A system and process is provided in which original video or dialog content is securely received from the content owner. Subtitle language data is derived, translated, stored and served on a separate database for synchronous playback with the content in video streaming, downloading or online tv following the activation of an option by the end user through a media player..
| Method and apparatus for data linkage between heterogeneous platforms|
The present invention provides a method for data linkage driven by an event, used for data interaction between a first platform and a second platform. The second platform stores shared information and the method comprises: determining which platform the received event is from; forwarding a data packet from the second platform to the first platform for logical operation processing when the received event is from the second platform; when the received event is information from the first platform that at least includes a shared information operation instruction resulting from logic operation processing of data packets in the first platform, returning a shared information operation instruction completion message to the first platform, meanwhile forwarding the shared information operation instruction to the second platform so as to complete the shared information operation on the second platform.
| Enabling audience interaction with a broadcast media program|
The present application is directed towards systems and methods for providing audience interaction with a broadcast media program. A producer, utilizing an intuitive interface provided by a computing device can request audience input by providing polls or questions, which may be transmitted to a plurality of remote computing devices of the audience.
| Asynchronous raid stripe writesto enable response to media errors|
A method includes detecting that a first file and a second file are duplicates, and storing the first file and the second file to a target storage device. Metadata is written to the target storage device in association with the first file, wherein the metadata identifies the location of the second file that is a duplicate of the first file.
| Information processing apparatus and copy control method|
The information processing apparatus includes a creating unit and a control unit. On receiving an offloaded data transfer instruction, the creating unit creates a copy session for transferring data from a transfer-source memory area of a transfer-source memory apparatus to a transfer-destination memory area of a transfer-destination memory apparatus.
| Method and apparatus for accessing data in a data storage system|
A data storage system, and a method for accessing data in a data storage system, wherein the data storage system comprises at least a first volume and a second volume, and the first volume and the second volume remain consistent by a synchronous copy relationship, the method comprising: setting a virtual unique identifier of the second volume as a unique identifier of the first volume; creating a first path from a host to the first volume and a second path from the host to the second volume by using the unique identifier of the first volume; accessing data by using the first path from the host to the first volume; and setting the second path from the host to the second volume as unavailable.. .
| Synchronous and ansynchronous discard scans based on the type of cache memory|
A computational device maintains a first type of cache and a second type of cache. The computational device receives a command from the host to release space.
| Performing asynchronous discard scans with staging and destaging operations|
A controller receives a request to perform staging or destaging operations with respect to an area of a cache. A determination is made as to whether one or more discard scans are being performed or queued for the area of the cache.
| System and method for processing data feeds|
The present invention provides a method and a system for processing a plurality of data feeds. The method and system include acquiring the plurality of data feeds from one or more content servers via a network, adding a respective task of a plurality of tasks to each of the plurality of data feeds, queuing the plurality of tasks at a queuing database, fetching each of the plurality of tasks queued at the queuing database by one or more worker servers and asynchronously processing the plurality of tasks by the one or more worker servers.
| Techniques for constructing minimum supersets of test data from relational databases|
A computer-implemented method is provided for constructing a minimum superset of data that complies with referential completeness as well as other specified data relationships. Given extraction criteria for the data, an iterative process analyzes the database for records to be included in the minimal superset.
| Method and system for implementing an architecture for a sales catalog|
A sales catalog interface, wherein the architecture allows the user the ability to controllably view the data with certain engines either running or not running, so that certain items of detailed information is either displayed or not displayed to the user. Data from engines may include, price, eligibility, and availability, may be retrieved synchronously or asynchronously, and may be based upon consumer context, such as account type, geography, etc..
| Diabetes manager for glucose testing and continuous glucose monitoring|
A handheld diabetes management device for managing blood glucose test data and continuous glucose monitoring data includes a port configured to receive a test strip, a wireless transceiver, a communications processor, and a user interface processor. The communications processor communicates with the wireless transceiver to periodically collect glucose measurement data from a continuous glucose monitoring device and to store the glucose measurement data in a first data storage module.
| Drive system for centrifuge|
A drive assembly for a centrifugal processing system is provided for rotating the yoke assembly (36) about a first axis at a first angular velocity and rotating the chamber assembly (30 coaxially with the yoke assembly at a second angular velocity a drive motor (54) is provided for rotating the yoke assembly at the first angular velocity and simultaneously rotating the chamber assembly at the second angular velocity by means of a stationary first gear (64), a second gear (68) mounted to the yoke assembly that operatively engages the first gear, a third gear (74) rotatably mounted to the yoke assembly so as to synchronously rotate with the second gear, and a fourth gear (76) fixed to the chamber assembly that operatively engages the third gear so as to rotate the chamber assembly (30) relative to the yoke assembly (36) upon rotation of the yoke assembly about the first gear.. .
| Swing handle arrangement for an exercise equipment|
An swing handle arrangement for an exercise equipment wherein a pair of the drive rods driven by the pedal-connecting rods is employed such that the pivot shaft mounted on the front support conducts a synchronous swing. Moreover, two swing handles fitted with a mating toothed member are pivotably connected to the top of the drive rods.
| Method and system for activating non-core features by external users in an asynchronous game|
A method and system for external users to activate non-core features in a game. Users activating features in an opponent's turn in an asynchronous, turn-based, player vs.
| Mobile device|
The present invention discloses a mobile device including a motor module, a heat dissipation module, a vibration module and an electric brush module. The motor module has a rotating shaft driven by the motor module and two ends of which stick out from the motor module.
| Collaborative learning system|
In one aspect, in general, a system comprises a computer system configured to enable users to interact with a collection of learning groups, each learning group associated with at least one group leader and having members each approved by a group leader, and within each learning group, instances of training programs chosen by the group leader from a library of training programs available to the system, each instance of a training program includes a collection of lessons, each lesson includes a multimedia portion and an interactivity portion, the interactivity portion enabling asynchronous interaction among the members of the learning group, the multimedia portion being available to users other than members of the learning group, and the interactivity portion being available only to the members of the learning group. .
| Reception device|
A first phase setting circuit generates a first phase setting signal. A first synchronous signal generator generates a first synchronous clock signal having a phase set by the first phase setting signal from a multi-phase local clock signal.
| Multi-channel pivoting|
An method of pivoting a customer among synchronous and asynchronous communications channels during a communication session.. .
| Methods and apparatus for utilizing td-scdma idle intervals in tdd-lte measurement operations|
Methods and apparatus are provided for utilizing an idle interval of a first radio access network (ran) for performing measurements in a second ran. For certain aspects, the first and second rans may be a time division—synchronous code division multiple access (td-scdma) network and a time division duplex long term evolution (tdd-lte) network, respectively.
| Source asynchronous signaling|
Technology for asynchronous communication including a wired channel, a sender controller, and a receiver controller is disclosed. The sender controller can be configured to send multiple request signals up to a predefined limit on the output request port paired with multiple data blocks sent on the data before receiving an acknowledgment signal on the output acknowledge port.
| Vertically stacked power fets and synchronous buck converter having low on-resistance|
A power fet (100) comprising a leadframe including a pad (110), a first lead (111), and a second lead (112); a first metal clip (150) including a plate (150a), an extension (150b) and a ridge (150c), the plate and extension spaced from the leadframe pad and the ridge connected to the pad; a vertically assembled stack of fet chips in the space between the plate and the pad, the stack including a first n-channel fet chip (120) having the drain terminal on one surface and the source and gate terminals on the opposite surface, the drain terminal attached to the pad, the source terminal attached to a second clip (140) tied to the first lead; and a second n-channel fet chip (130) having the source terminal on one surface and the drain and gate terminals on the opposite surface, the source terminal attached to the second clip, its drain terminal attached to the first clip; wherein the drain-source on-resistance of the fet stack is smaller than the on-resistance of the first fet chip and of the second fet chip.. .
| Naked-eye three-dimensional image display method and device|
Embodiments of the present invention disclose a naked-eye three-dimensional image display method and device, and the naked-eye three-dimensional image display method comprises: with a control means, making a two-dimensional display screen display a left-eye image at a first moment, and synchronously applying a first set of voltages to a liquid crystal lens located at a light-exiting side of the two-dimensional display screen, so that the left-eye image is projected through the liquid crystal lens to a left eye of an observer; and with the control means, making the two-dimensional display screen display a right-eye image at a second moment, and synchronously applying a second set of voltages to the liquid crystal lens, so that the right-eye image is projected through the liquid crystal lens to a right eye of the observer; wherein a time interval between the first moment and the second moment is not more than visual persistence time of human eyes.. .
| Synchronous media display through automatic hardware profiles across multiple display units|
Disclosed are methods, an apparatus and a system of synchronous media display through automatic profiles across multiple display units. A method of a display driver involves automatically identifying a hardware profile data associated with a plurality of display units, applying a logic function to the hardware profile data to create a set of synchronization display settings when a match of the hardware profile data with a set of synchronization display settings in a hardware profile lookup table is not found, and automatically applying the set of synchronization display settings to simultaneously display a sequence of graphics signals across the plurality of display units.
| Asynchronous analog-to-digital converter having rate control|
An apparatus is provided. A comparison circuit is configured to receive an analog signal.
| Asynchronous analog-to-digital converter having adapative reference control|
A method is provided. An analog signal is received.
| Asynchronous analog-to-digital converter|
A method is provided. An analog signal is received.
| Wide-range glitch-free asynchronous clock switch|
Embodiments include systems and methods for asynchronous, glitch-free clock switching across a wide range of clock frequencies with minimal clock down time. Embodiments effectively provide two stages of synchronization across two independent clock domains.
| Waterproof coding device with built-in magnetic disc|
A waterproof coding device with a built-in magnetic disc, comprising: a magnetic disc; a knob with a shaft, elastic positioning pieces and a magnet conducting ring; a positioning shaft, the magnetic disc and an inductive circuit board being mounted on the positioning shaft; and, a circular support base being located above a panel, the wall of the base is provided with positioning grooves; the head part of the positioning shaft is penetrated through the panel to be screwed; the knob is mounted on the base, the shaft is movably fitted with a sleeve inside the base, the magnet conducting ring is gripped by magnets on the magnetic disc so that the magnetic disc can rotate synchronously with the knob. The coding device has the advantages of compact structure, water tightness and shock resistance, and is specifically suitable for applications in high-humidity environments and occasions with high shock possibility..
| Apparatus for estimating parameter in induction motor|
An apparatus for estimating a parameter of an induction motor is provided. The estimating apparatus receives an output from a current controller and d and q-axis currents in a synchronous reference frame applied to an induction motor, calculates an error of rotor resistance, and obtains a difference between the rotor resistance and nominal rotor resistance..
| Control device of permanent magnet synchronous motor for preventing irreversible demagnetization of permanent magnet and control system including the same|
A maximum current value determination unit determines the maximum current value of a permanent magnet synchronous motor in order to prevent irreversible demagnetization of a permanent magnet of the permanent magnet synchronous motor that may occur by transient current occurring at the time of short-circuiting of three phases, based on one of a set of irreversible demagnetization causing current value corresponding to permanent magnet temperature and the transient current occurring at the time of the short-circuiting of three phases, and a set of irreversible demagnetization causing magnetic field intensity corresponding to the permanent magnet temperature and demagnetization field intensity of the permanent magnet of the permanent magnet synchronous motor occurring at the time of the short-circuiting of three phases. A current control unit controls the current of the permanent magnet synchronous motor so that the current value of the permanent magnet synchronous motor is less than the maximum current value..
| Decoration lamp for producing matched sound and illumination effects|
A decoration lamp with a speaker for correspondingly illuminating and speaking has a decoration body, multiple fixtures, multiple illumination units, a translucent cover, a speaker and a control device. The fixtures are mounted on the decoration body.
| Power generation system|
A power generation system is disclosed for supplying power to an electrical grid. The system comprises an engine (1) and an electrical generator (3) coupled to the engine for generating an electrical output.
| Valve opening-closing timing control apparatus|
A valve opening-closing timing control apparatus includes an intermediate phase retaining mechanism retaining the relative rotational phase of a driven-side rotational member relative to the driving-side rotational member at an intermediate phase that is a phase between most retarded angle phase and most advanced angle phase. The driving-side rotational member synchronously rotates with a crankshaft of an internal combustion engine.
|Application module for managing jobs asynchronously|
A method to synchronize data between a spreadsheet application and a marketplace application is disclosed. The method includes receiving a request to synchronize data items between the spreadsheet application and the marketplace application, the data items relating to a type of listing of items associated with the marketplace application.
|Multimedia delivery system and related computer program product for providing statistical graph related to auxiliary multimedia data|
A multimedia delivery system includes a target data provider device for transmitting a target multimedia data; an auxiliary data provider device for transmitting an auxiliary multimedia data related to the target multimedia data, and for generating a related data distribution information; a first multimedia playback device for receiving the target multimedia data and the data distribution information, generating a statistical graph according to the data distribution information, playing the target multimedia data, and synchronously displaying at least a portion of the statistical graph; and a second multimedia playback device for receiving the auxiliary multimedia data and synchronously displaying related auxiliary multimedia data while the first multimedia playback device plays the target multimedia data.. .
|User enhanced authentication system for online purchases|
Embodiments of the invention are directed to methods, systems, devices and computer-readable media. In embodiments of the invention, a user is authenticated using an authentication process that is capable of authenticating a user using an inline authentication form that can authenticate a consumer without transferring a session maintained by a merchant.
|Method to provide incremental ui response based on multiple asynchronous evidence about user input|
Techniques disclosed herein include systems and methods for managing user interface responses to user input including spoken queries and commands. This includes providing incremental user interface (ui) response based on multiple recognition results about user input that are received with different delays.
|Method for operating a redundant automation system|
A method for operating a redundant automation system provided with a first subsystem and a second subsystem, wherein one of the subsystems is operated as a master (m) and the other subsystem is operated as a slave (s), the subsystems (m, s) are provided with transmission and reception tasks to transmit and receive messages, and wherein messages are also interchanged with program path synchronization within the scope of a temporally asynchronous run through a program path in the master and the slave.. .
|Random non-cyclical binary code generator|
Presented is a random non-cyclical binary code generator for communications systems. A random non-cyclical sequence of integers from a random number generator is extended in length to form an extended integer sequence.
|Methods and apparatus for power control for high-efficiency scheduling in td-scdma hsupa|
Certain aspects of the present disclosure propose techniques for power control for high-efficiency scheduling for time division synchronous code division multiple access (td-scdma) high speed uplink packet access (hsupa). The basic principle of this power control for a scheduled enhanced dedicated channel (e-dch) physical uplink channel (e-puch) is that all information for a transport block size (tbs) decision is made available at a user equipment (ue).
|Motor driving system|
A motor driving system is disclosed having a control device 4a for controlling a synchronous motor 1, the control device 4a comprising a sensorless control algorithm device 20 that includes an abnormality determining device 25 for determining abnormality of the algorithm based on a magnetic pole position error estimated value of the motor 1. When the abnormality determining device 25 has determined abnormality of the algorithm, the control device 4a controls a power converter 2 using a magnetic pole position detected value detected by a magnetic pole position detector 30 attached to the motor, in place of using a magnetic pole position estimated value.
|Internally exicted synchronous motor comprising a permanent magnet rotor with multiple corrosion protection|
A module for a rotor of an electric machine, said rotor being excited by means of permanent magnets and rotating in a liquid medium, wherein the module contains a cylindrical, active part having a plurality of circular, magnetically soft laminations which form a laminated stack and have a central opening for receiving a rotor shaft; wherein at least two permanent magnets protected against the liquid medium are arranged in at least two corresponding cutouts in the laminated stack, the cutouts being formed under a cylindrical circumferential surface of the laminated stack.. .
|Radiation beam analyzer and method|
A radiation beam analyzer for measuring the distribution and intensity of radiation produced by a cyberknife®. The analyzer employs a relative small tank of water into which a sensor is placed to maintain a constant sad (source to axis distance).
|System and method for simultaneous broadcast for personalized messages|
A system and method for the simultaneous creation, assembly and transmission of synchronous multiple personalized messages to specific targeted individuals or other entities. The system can send rich media distinctly personalized messages such as commercials to a small or large group of selected individuals through any appropriate distribution media.
|Asynchronous execution flow|
Tasks can be developed and maintained with synchronous code while concurrently being asynchronously executed, e.g., during time consuming operations. The tasks need not include asynchronous flow callbacks within the task framework.
|Automatic asynchronous offload for many-core coprocessors|
Methods and systems for asynchronous offload to many-core coprocessors include splitting a loop in an input source code into a sampling sub-part, a many integrated core (mic) sub-part, and a central processing unit (cpu) sub-part; executing the sampling sub-part with a processor to determine loop characteristics including memory- and processor-operations executed by the loop; identifying optimal split boundaries based on the loop characteristics such that the mic sub-part will complete in a same amount of time when executed on a mic processor as the cpu sub-part will take when executed on a cpu; and modifying the input source code to split the loop at the identified boundaries, such that the mic sub-part is executed on a mic processor and the cpu sub-part is concurrently executed on a cpu.. .
|Method and apparatus for sequentially displaying a plurality of images including selective asynchronous matching of a subset of the images|
A process for receiving, manipulating and displaying images having different initial or input sizes and aspect ratios, wherein post manipulation images are resized and cropped in accordance determined aspect ratios and common frame size to be displayed one at a time within the common frame. Switching of the display of the post manipulation images within the common frame is in response to a viewer scrolling over or providing some indication (or alternatively merely timing).
|Multiple clock domain debug capability|
An integrated circuit with debug capability includes a first packer and synchronizer to combine a multiple number of values of a first trigger signal received from a first circuit to form a first packed trigger signal and to output a synchronized first packed trigger signal in response to a trigger clock signal, the first trigger signal being synchronous with a first source clock signal, a first logic gate to provide a first output trigger signal indicative of whether any of the first multiple number of values of the first trigger signal in the first synchronized packed trigger signal is in a first state, and a debug state machine responsive to the first output trigger signal to selectively provide a first action signal.. .