Gary M Zalewski, Richard Marks, Xiadong Mao: Method and system for applying gearing effects to inertial tracking. Sony Computer Entertainment America, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, April 1, 2008: US07352359 (86 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for interactive interfacing with a computer gaming system are provided. A method includes providing an input device, where the input device is configured to convey inertial data that is to be interpreted by the computer gaming system. The method then identifies an action to be pe ...

Andrew W Wilson: Methods for congestion mitigation in infiniband. Adaptec, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, February 14, 2006: US07000025 (83 worldwide citation)

A method for optimizing data transmission in a data transfer system is provided where the data transfer system includes a transmitting device that transmits data to a receiving device through a switch. The method includes monitoring data transfer congestion in a buffer of the switch. The monitoring ...

Yanzhong Xu, Jeffrey T Watt: Test structure and method for measuring mismatch and well proximity effects. Altera Corporation, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, September 8, 2009: US07586322 (83 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a test structure and method to determine the effects of the well proximity effect on the gate threshold voltage of FETs at different distances from the edge of the well.

Francesco R DiMambro, Cahya Adi Masputra: System and method for a multi-packet data link layer data transmission. Sun Microsystems, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, March 31, 2009: US07512128 (72 worldwide citation)

A kernel data transfer method and system for transmitting multiple packets of data in a single block of data presented by application programs to the kernel's network subsystem for processing in accordance with data transfer parameters set by the application program. The multi-packet transmit system ...

Richard Marks: User input device and method for interaction with graphic images. Sony Computer Entertainment, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, July 4, 2006: US07071914 (71 worldwide citation)

A device and method for effecting movement, responsive to user input, of an object on a graphical display are disclosed. An input device comprises a component for capturing video images, an input image processor that generates an output signal responsive to motion from the video images, and an outpu ...

Sunil K Vemula: System and method for efficient power throttling in multiprocessor chip. Sun Microsystems, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, September 29, 2009: US07596707 (65 worldwide citation)

A method for limiting power consumption in a multiprocessor chip is provided. In this method, a read or write request is received by the memory controller, which controls a memory that is external to the multiprocessor chip. The memory controller includes a bank counter that keeps track of the numbe ...

James G Hanko, Sangeeta Varma, J Kent Peacock: Associating multiple display units in a grouped server environment. Sun Microsystems, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, July 5, 2005: US06915347 (65 worldwide citation)

A method for grouping Human Interface Devices (HIDs) into a multi-head display is provided. The HIDs are identified as either “primary” or “secondaries”. A computational-service policy module is consulted when a new HID connects to the network. If the HID is identified as a secondary, the module con ...

Jordan Mendelson, Shawn Fanning: Method and apparatus for controlling file sharing of multimedia files over a fluid, de-centralized network. Napster, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, December 18, 2007: US07310629 (62 worldwide citation)

Communication is established between a first client and a central index server in a fluid, de-centralized network. The central index server searches the memory of the first client for usable data files which lack authentication certificates issued by the central index server. A data-file identifier ...

Anthony C Bonora, Roger G Hine, D Wayne Nobles Jr, Norma B Riley: Active edge grip rest pad. Asyst Technologies, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, November 6, 2007: US07290813 (60 worldwide citation)

The present invention comprises a distal rest pad for supporting a portion of a wafer seated on an end effector. In one embodiment, the rest pad includes a bottom support pad and an edge stop. Each element is mounted separately to the distal end of a support plate. The bottom support pad includes an ...

Hui Liu: Method and system for improving memory interface data integrity in PLDs. Altera Corporation, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, September 5, 2006: US07102544 (58 worldwide citation)

An integrated circuit (IC) for optimizing data presentation to an external memory interface bus is provided. The IC is in communication with the external memory via the external memory interface bus. The IC includes an encoder that may encode the data that are being sent to an external memory. The e ...