Fred Thomas Fred Thomas
Fred Charles Thomas, Paul A Boerger, Matthew D Haines: Providing data redundancy using an internal mass storage device and an external mass storage device. Hewlett Packard Development Company, November 5, 2013: US08578091 (1 worldwide citation)

A computer includes an enclosure, an internal mass storage device within the enclosure, and a redundancy controller within the enclosure. At least one port enables direct connection of the computer to at least one external mass storage device. The redundancy controller is configured to provide data ...

Guoxiao Guo Guoxiao Guo
Honge Wang, Michael Chang, Abhishek Dhanda, Huanxiang Ruan, Guoxiao Guo: Disk drive estimating reader/writer gap across servo zones. Western Digital Technologies, November 5, 2013: US08576506 (107 worldwide citation)

A disk drive is disclosed comprising a head actuated over a disk comprising a plurality of servo sectors defining a plurality of servo tracks. The servo tracks form a plurality of servo zones. A disk locked clock is synchronized relative to a servo data rate of the servo zone the head is over. A fir ...

Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Brian Marcucci: Microelectronic assembly with impedance controlled wirebond and conductive reference element. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, November 5, 2013: US08575766 (4 worldwide citation)

A microelectronic assembly can include a microelectronic device having device contacts exposed at a surface thereof and an interconnection element having element contacts and having a face adjacent to the microelectronic device. Conductive elements, e.g., wirebonds connect the device contacts with t ...

Nathaniel Brese
Peter R Levey, Nathaniel E Brese, Neil D Brown, Stanley J Jasne: UV curable catalyst compositions. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, John J Piskorski, November 5, 2013: US08575057

UV curable compositions and methods for depositing one or more metal or metal alloy films on substrates are disclosed. The UV curable compositions contain a catalyst, one or more carrier particles, one or more UV curing agents, and one or more water-soluble or water-dispersible organic compounds. Me ...

yuan xing Lee
Shaohua Yang, Jonseung Park, Changyou Xu, Madhusudan Kalluri, Yuan Xing Lee, Kapil Gaba: Systems and methods for updating detector parameters in a data processing circuit. LSI Corporation, Hamilton DeSanctis & Cha, November 5, 2013: US08578253 (4 worldwide citation)

Various embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for updating detector parameters in a data processing circuit. For example, a data processing circuit is disclosed that includes a first detector circuit, a second detector circuit, and a calibration circuit. The first detector ...

Steven Jobs
Timothy Wasko, Steven P Jobs: Three state icon for operations. Apple, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, November 5, 2013: US08578288 (1 worldwide citation)

A three state icon for a computer is disclosed. The icon prevents inadvertent starting of an operation on a computer. The icon has a first state which conceals a second state. Upon selection of the first state with a computer pointing device (i.e., mouse), the icon will change to the second state. U ...

Maged Beshai
Maged E Beshai: Cascaded contention-free switch modules with interleaved consolidation units. November 5, 2013: US08576839 (1 worldwide citation)

A scalable router-switch comprises a plurality of switch units each having consolidation means for data disassembling and reassembling. The switch units are arranged into switch modules and the switch units of each switch module are interconnected through a dual rotator to form a contention-free tem ...