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Performing computations in a distributed infrastructure
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for performing computations in a distributed infrastructure. Embodiments of the...
Directional planar spiral antenna
Directional wide band antenna that may be utilized to enhance cell phone coverage within a building, and/or for signals intelligence collection (SIGINT)....
Integrated circuit package and packaging methods
An integrated circuit packaging method includes fabricating a package module from successive build-up layers which define circuit interconnections, forming a...
High current, high energy beam focusing element
Methods and systems for electron emission are disclosed. An example system can comprise a cup-rod-needle assembly that can collect a source of electrons and...
Boron containing perylene monoimides, a process for their production,
their use as building blocks for the...
Boron-comprising perylene monoimides and a process for producing the boron-comprising perylene monoimides are provided. The boron-comprising perylene monoimides...
Methods and systems for a complete vehicle ecosystem are provided. Specifically, systems that when taken alone, or together, provide an individual or group of...
Building systems for adaptive tracking of facial features across
individuals and groups
Computer implemented methods for generating a non-transient record of feature locations and/or facial expression parameters characterizing a person's face. A...
Tracking of code base and defect diagnostic coupling with automated triage
In response to a test case error generated by execution of a test case against a code build, a source code segment that caused the test case error is identified...
Automatic incremental application dependency discovery through code
Disclosed is a method allowing the automatic discovery of application component dependencies by tracing application calls to dependant resources. The call...
Semantically aggregated index in an indexer-agnostic index building system
A computer program product for an indexer-agnostic index building system includes a computer readable storage medium to store a computer readable program,...
Leveraging collaborative cloud services to build and share apps
The present invention includes systems and methods for retrieving information via a flexible and consistent targeted search model that employs interactive...
Fault tracing system and method for remote maintenance
Provided is a fault tracing system and method for remote maintenance. The fault tracing method includes detecting faults by receiving error events or fault...
User interface points of interest approaches for mapping applications
Various embodiments provide a graphical element displayed through a mapping application that visually represents at least one point of interest (POI) data point...
Temperature controller with model-based time to target calculation and
A thermostat is described for controlling air temperature in a building. The time associated with causing the controlled air temperature to reach a target...
Robot and method for planning path of the same
A robot and a method for planning a path of the robot. The method includes storing coordinates of a base cell in a queue structure, setting a plurality of cells...
Advanced human-machine interface for collaborative building control
A system for collaborative energy management and control in a building, including an energy management controller, one or more occupant HMIs that supports...
Method and system for determining location within a building based on
historical location information
A mobile device may be operable to receive historical location trail information of a building. A location of the mobile device within the building may be...
Ice building machine
An ice building machine for spraying a fluid comprising water to form ice is described. The machine comprises: a chassis; a power generating source connected...
Magnified solar energy generator
Method and apparatus for a solar energy generating system to provide electricity to a structure ranging from a single family dwelling to multi-unit dwellings 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...
System for installing corner trim with a hidden fastener
A system for installing trim installations at external corners of a building. The trim serves both an aesthetic purpose in adding a decorative feature to...
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...
Sheet-like finishing element
A panel-like/sheet-like finishing element (11) for covering floors and walls, for example in the renovation of old buildings, is provided with heat-insulating...
Modular support systems
Modular support systems for supporting multi story buildings including plates having bottom major faces and top major faces, the plates defining bolt holes...
Additives for soil, soil compositions and methods of making
Improvements for soil are described that include a first particle in dry or powder form with a calcium oxide content greater than a second particle, the second...
Bis-(.alpha.-amino)-diol-diester-containing poly (ester amide) and poly
(ester urethane) compositions and...
The present invention provides biodegradable, biocompatible bis-(.alpha.-amino acyl)-diol-diester-containing poly(ester amide) (PEA) and poly(ester urethane)...
To provide a double-deck elevator characterized by the fact that by increasing the story height adjustment range in the direction in which the two cars approach...
Band drum pop-up hinge
A tire building apparatus includes a tire building drum having a radially expanded position for building a tire carcass, and having a radially contracted...
Thermoplastic composite parts having integrated metal fittings and method
of making the same
Thermoplastic composite parts having integrated metal fittings are manufactured using a continuous compression molding process. Automated equipment or hand...
Methods for additive manufacturing processes incorporating active
Systems and methods in accordance with embodiments of the invention implement additive manufacturing processes whereby the constituent material of an object to...
Toy connector system
A toy connector system comprising a plurality of connectors 102, elongated connectable members 104, and planar connectable members 105. The connectable members...
System and method for maintaining user engagement in a realm-building game
Disclosed herein is technology for extending a user's play of a realm-building game. A user playing the realm-building game may have an existing realm built...
High rise emergency escape system
The invention provides a retractable emergency escape system for a high rise building. The emergency escape system is made of a flexible, durable, fireproof,...
Integrated video and electro-oculography system
A goggle based light-weight VOG/EOG system includes at least one digital camera connected to and powered by a laptop computer through a firewire connection. The...
Flush mounting utility component assembly
A utility component mounting assembly configured to be assembled and installed during building construction or remodeling and to provide access to a variety of...
Integration of LED lighting with building controls
An LED-based light can be installed in a conventional light fixture. The LED-based light can include a sensor operable to output a first signal indicative of...
System and method for service-free location based applications
Provided is a distributed system and method for enabling new and useful location dependent features and functionality to mobile data processing systems. Mobile...
Method for reestablishing presentation of a paused media program
A method for reestablishing presentation of a paused media program is disclosed. A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for...
System and method for creating interactive voice response (IVR) dialers
An IVR dialer creation method and system is described that creates new IVR dialers from recorded conversations between users and target IVR systems. An IVR...
Routing communications based on history of previous communications
A method and system for routing communications includes building a first user profile for a first user based on a history of communications associated with a...
Systems and methods of creative work collaborative systems
Systems, methods, and tangible computer-readable storage mediums for tracking collaboration are presented. More particularly, embodiments relate to providing,...
Portable virtual systems for composite solutions
A mechanism is provided in a data processing system for providing portable composite solutions. The mechanism deploys a set of virtual images for a plurality of...
BACnet MS/TP automatic MAC addressing
A building automation and control network (BACnet) master-slave/token-passing (MS/TP) automatic media access control (MAC) addressing system having a BACnet...
Systems, devices, and methods for mapping devices to realize building
automation and energy management
The present disclosure is generally directed to systems and methods for mapping components of an automation system. More particularly, the present disclosure...
Method and circuit for an analog digital capacitance converter
A method for converting a capacitance of a precision capacitor for measurement into a digital signal is described. According to a clocking in charging processes...
Overvoltage protection and monitoring system
A suppression system provides more effective protection for communication stations with distributed radio and power systems. The suppression system provides...
Semiconductor device and method of forming conductive posts embedded in
A semiconductor package includes a post carrier having a base plate and plurality of conductive posts. A photosensitive encapsulant is deposited over the base...
Multiple simultaneous bin sizes
Conflicts between the database-building and traversal phases are resolved by allowing the database bin size to be different from the display bin size. The...
Building a social graph based on links received and selected by recipients
and using graph to personalize...
A social graph is built which includes interactions, sharing activity, and connections between the users of the open Web and can be used to improve ad targeting...
Tooling for implementing business processes using web services
Business processes are implemented using a collection component for storing system knowledge comprising usage history and user input relative to activities...