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Positioning accuracy using 3D building models
A mobile device adjusts the extents to which it depends on various satellites to estimate its global position based on the predicted probability for each such...
Premise occupancy detection based on smartphone presence
A method and an apparatus are disclosed for dynamically detecting and updating occupancy of a predefined space based on the presence of smartphones carried by...
Systems and methods for room-level location using WiFi
A method of identifying a location of a mobile device in a building includes identifying non-overlapping regions in a building. A server collects base station...
Imaging apparatus comprising image sensor array having shared global
There is set forth herein in one embodiment an image sensor array including a global shutter shared by first and second pixels. The global shutter can include a...
Increasing performance of a streaming application by running experimental
A streams manager monitors performance of a streaming application, and when the performance needs to be improved, the streams manager automatically requests...
A method of network surveillance includes receiving network packets handled by a network entity and building at least one long-term and at least one short-term...
Die-stacking using through-silicon vias on bumpless build-up layer
substrates including embedded-dice, and...
An apparatus includes a coreless substrate with a through-silicon via (TSV) embedded die that is integral to the coreless substrate. The apparatus includes a...
Smart electrical switch with audio capability
In one embodiment the present disclosure relates to providing wireless speaker functionality in an electrical switch assembly, such as a light switch located in...
Expert system for prediction of changes to local environment
Disclosed is a photometer that employs high dynamic range (HDR) image processing and manipulation algorithms for capturing and measuring real-time sky...
Systems and methods for semantic data integration
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a system for data integration and information retrieval by bringing semantically related data together for a...
System and method for dynamic modeling of biochemical processes
Aspects of the disclosure pertain to a system and method for dynamic modeling of biochemical processes. The system and method allow for the models to be created...
Box-based architectural design
A computer system automates the creation, modification, and rendering of digital designs of architectural structures. The system uses the mathematical cuboid--a...
Playlist generation of content gathered from multiple sources
Embodiments of the present invention provide a mechanism for automatically creating a playlist for a user. In particular, data indicating music played by other...
Systems and methods for interest-driven distributed data server systems
Systems and methods for interest-driven business intelligence systems in accordance with embodiments of the invention are illustrated. In one embodiment, an...
System and method for process run-time prediction
Various embodiments provide process run-time prediction for processes running on server computers. In one embodiment, process run-time of a process is...
Methods for building application intelligence into event driven
applications through usage learning, and...
Certain example embodiments relate to application intelligence gathering systems and/or methods, e.g., in connection with Event Driven Applications and/or the...
Automated build and deploy system
A system includes a memory and a processor communicatively coupled to the memory. The processor accesses a particular build schedule from one or more build...
Leveraging legacy applications for use with modern applications
An apparatus of one embodiment translates computer code from a first programming language to a second programming language. The apparatus includes an interface,...
Rejuvenation of legacy code into resources-oriented architectures
A method for building a web-based application may include defining a scope of the web-based application, via a programming module, based on a plurality of...
Method and system for mapping a geological structure of a formation on one
side of a surface using magnetic...
A method for mapping geological structures of a formation on a side of a surface, includes: generating a magnetic moment using at least one magnetic moment...
Nanostructure diffraction gratings for integrated spectroscopy and sensing
The present disclosure pertains to metal or dielectric nanostructures of the subwavelength scale within the grating lines of optical diffraction gratings. The...
Building-integrated solar thermal micro-channel absorber and method of
A device and method of its production for a micro-channel thermal absorber to be used as a solar thermal collector, heat collector, or heat dissipater, extruded...
Backplate for a utility box
A backplate for installation between a utility box and an exterior surface of a building has a plate body having a first side and a second side. A moisture dam...
A tilt-up door for a building having an opening and a pair of substantially vertically juxtaposed channel members. The door can be pivotally coupled to...
Dual-function, sequential-task, lug-registry, pick and stack-align
building-component handling system
A system for handling various structural building components including a pick and stack-registry lug which is anchorable to the top of a building component for...
High efficiency scalable structure
A building may include a floor, a dome having a vent, and an internal ceiling that divides areas underneath the dome into first and second chambers. The...
Method for providing a fire safe penetration in building element
The invention relates to a method for providing a fire safe penetration in a building element, especially in a ceiling, floor or in a lightweight wall...
Sewage stopper systems
A sewage backflow assembly of sewage stopper systems is a check valve designed to operate with low flows such as is found in sewage drain pipes. The check valve...
Building block system
A building system includes a foundation block and a wall block. Each block has opposing first and second main surfaces, a first top end and an opposing second...
Thermochromic build materials
A variety of thermochromic build materials are disclosed for use in color-controlled three-dimensional printing. By providing materials that exhibit a final...
Method for producing a building panel
A method for producing a building panel. The method includes forming a mix including wood particles, a solvent, a binder and optionally at least one additive,...
De novo synthesized gene libraries
De novo synthesized large libraries of nucleic acids are provided herein with low error rates. Further, devices for the manufacturing of high-quality building...
Remote control of fire suppression systems
In one implementation, a computer-implemented method includes receiving, at a computer system, information that indicates that a fire has been detected in a...
Method for building ad hoc network
Before software for a routing protocol in a second wireless terminal receives a routing packet between a first wireless terminal and the second wireless...
In-building location security and privacy
A location server includes: a first receiver module configured to receive, from a location-based services application server (LBS AS), a first identification...
Method and system for implementing behavior isolating prediction model
According to an embodiment of the present invention, a computer implemented method and system for isolating variables in a behavior prediction model comprises:...
System and method for estimating/determining the date of a photo
Undated photos are organized by estimating the date of each photo. The date is estimated by building a model based on a set of reference photos having...
Method and system using a data-driven model for monocular face tracking
A method and system using a data-driven model for monocular face tracking are disclosed, which provide a versatile system for tracking three-dimensional (3D)...
Method, computer program product and apparatus for providing a building
A method for providing an options configurator may include receiving an indication of a hierarchical structure of building plan options applicable to an...
Integrated application localization
Integrated application localization techniques are described in which support for application localization is provided as an integrated component of a...
Procedure for building a max-ARPA table in order to compute optimistic
back-offs in a language model
Each entry of an ARPA table for a modeled language includes an n-gram Az, an associated backoff value Az.p equal to the conditional probability p(z|A) that...
Performance regression testing in presence of noise
A method and system includes calculating a performance metric for each of a plurality of builds of a software application in view of a respective performance...
Web-based point of sale builder
This invention provides a system and a method for online, web-based point of sale (POS) building and configuration, which can assist non-expert business...
Three dimensional building blocks
Methods, systems, and products describe physical structures for interactive computer displays. A tangible, three-dimensional structure has an interior and an...
System and method for automatically naming objects in a building
A system, process, and method for modeling a building automation system is provided that permits a control program to easily and efficiently add building...
Methods and apparatus of building construction resisting earthquake and
A three part foundation system for supporting a building is described. Three part foundation systems can include a containment vessel, which constrains a buffer...
Concrete panel corner connection
Two building panels are connected through a column. One panel is bolted to the column, for example by way of fasteners passing through holes in a rib of the...
Method of detecting nucleic acid targets using a statistical classifier
A method of detecting a target nucleic acid in a test sample utilizes a learning statistical classifier system to build a general linear classifier based on an...
Process and plant for building tyres for vehicle wheels
A plant, a method and a process for building tires for vehicle wheels in a carcass structure building line includes: a) associating a pair of support rings with...
Flame resistant composition, fiber reinforced polyurethane based composite
comprising the flame resistant...
The present invention relates to a flame-resistant composition, a fiber-reinforced polyurethane composite comprising the flame-resistant composition and the use...