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Gregory P Ziarnik, Mark D Tupa: Apparatus and method of accessing a computer pre-boot routine before activation of a computer keyboard. Hewlett Packard Development Company, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, December 9, 2014: US08909909 (1 worldwide citation)

An example method comprises activating a computer power-on button and releasing the power-on button when the computer begins to energize; reactivating the computer power-on button a second time within a predetermined time period from the first activating step; and sensing the reactivating step with ...


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David A Fattal, Marco Fiorentino, Raymond G Beausoleil, Jingjing Li: Sub-wavelength grating-based optical elements. HEWLETT PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, August 11, 2015: US09103973 (1 worldwide citation)

Planar, polarization insensitive, optical elements to control refraction of transmitted light in free space are disclosed. In one aspect, an optical element includes a substrate having a planar surface, and a polarization insensitive, high contrast, sub-wavelength grating composed of posts that exte ...


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Tsun Yao Chang: Data switch with power budgeting. HEWLETT PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, December 8, 2015: US09207731 (1 worldwide citation)

A controller of a data switch determines a power budget based upon respective capacities of power supplies coupled thereto. Operating power is allocated to requesting network devices in accordance with the power budget. The power budget can be re-determined periodically, in response to changes in op ...


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Kevin Lo, Jerrod Tyler, John Pruyn: Apparatus for actuating a lift plate of a media tray. HEWLETT PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, January 12, 2016: US09233807 (1 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for actuating a lift plate of a media tray is disclosed herein. An example of the apparatus includes a rocker assembly adjacent the lift plate and a slide assembly coupled to the rocker assembly to actuate the rocker assembly subsequent to insertion of the media tray in a printing devic ...


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Paul Kessler Rosenberg, Michael Renne Ty Tan: Fiber optics connectors. Hewlett Packard Development Company, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, June 9, 2015: US09052475 (1 worldwide citation)

Optical multifiber connectors with multiple termination ferrules and multilens arrays are disclosed. In one aspect, an optical fiber connector includes a multilens array and at least one alignment post. The lenses protrude from a first surface of a transparent plate, and the least one alignment post ...


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Patrick V Boyd, Melissa S Gedraitis, Jeffrey A Mueller, Judson Leiser: Fluid container having first and second key set. Hewlett Packard Development Company, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, December 15, 2015: US09211720 (1 worldwide citation)

A fluid container usable with an image forming apparatus including a receiving unit having a plurality of receiver slots is disclosed. The fluid container includes a housing unit including a plurality of wall portions and a fluid chamber to store fluid therein. The housing unit is to removably attac ...


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Alkiviadis Simitsis, William K Wilkinson: Selecting execution environments. Hewlett Packard Development Company, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, June 9, 2015: US09052956 (1 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are techniques for selecting execution environments. Each operation in a sequence of operations is implemented using a selected execution environment. Each operation is converted into code executable in the selected execution environment. If some operations in the sequence were impl ...


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Kevin B Leigh, George D Megason: Component cooling. Hewlett Packard Development Company, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, February 24, 2015: US08964384 (1 worldwide citation)

Embodiments provide methods, apparatuses, and systems for providing a cooling flow to a component. In various examples, a chip socket may include a cavity configured to couple to the component. The chip socket may include a first channel and a second channel. The first channel may act as an ingress ...


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Frederick Perner: Circuit and method for reading a resistive switching device in an array. Hewlett Packard Development Company, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, January 27, 2015: US08942026 (1 worldwide citation)

A read circuit for sensing a resistive state of a resistive switching device in a crosspoint array has an equipotential preamplifier connected to a selected column line of the resistive switching device in the array to deliver a read current while maintaining the selected column line at a reference ...


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Sam Carter, Mitur Sakoda, Brian DaRosa: Graphically representing an input query. Longsand, Hewlett Packard Patent Department, April 21, 2015: US09015190 (1 worldwide citation)

Techniques for graphically representing an input query are described in various implementations. In one example implementation, a method that implements the techniques may include receiving, in an electronic discovery computing system and from a user interface, an input query that includes a Boolean ...