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AMD Patent Grants

Using temperature margin to balance performance with power allocation

Patent Number 9710034 - July 18, 2017

A method and apparatus using temperature margin to balance performance with power allocation. Nominal, middle and high power levels are…

Execution of instruction loops using an instruction buffer

Patent Number 9710276 - July 18, 2017

In a normal, non-loop mode a uOp buffer receives and stores for dispatch the uOps generated by a decode stage based on a received instruction…

Virtual memory mapping for improved DRAM page locality

Patent Number 9710392 - July 18, 2017

Embodiments are described for methods and systems for mapping virtual memory pages to physical memory pages by analyzing a sequence of…

Using a cut mask to form spaces representing spacing violations in a semiconductor structure

Patent Number 9710589 - July 18, 2017

Systems, apparatuses, and methods for reducing the area of a semiconductor structure. A spacing violation may be detected for a gap width used…

Data transmission between asynchronous environments

Patent Number 9712353 - July 18, 2017

A method and system is provided for allowing signals across electrical domains. The method includes applying a clock signal (of at least 1…

AMD Patent Applications

METHOD AND APPARATUS TO ACCELERATE RENDERING OF GRAPHICS IMAGES

Application Number 20170206625 - July 20, 2017

Described is a method and apparatus to accelerate rendering of 3D graphics images. When rendering, the transformation matrix (or equivalent)…

MEMORY MANAGEMENT IN GRAPHICS AND COMPUTE APPLICATION PROGRAMMING INTERFACES

Application Number 20170206630 - July 20, 2017

Methods are provided for creating objects in a way that permits an API client to explicitly participate in memory management for an object…

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING HIGH THROUGHPUT TESSELLATION

Application Number 20170193697 - July 6, 2017

A method, a system, and a computer-readable storage medium directed to performing high-speed parallel tessellation of 3D surface patches are…

TEXTURE COMPRESSION TECHNIQUES

Application Number 20170195683 - July 6, 2017

A texture compression method is described. The method comprises splitting an original texture having a plurality of pixels into original…

HARDWARE ACCURACY COUNTERS FOR APPLICATION PRECISION AND QUALITY FEEDBACK

Application Number 20170185409 - June 29, 2017

Methods, devices, and systems for capturing an accuracy of an instruction executing on a processor. An instruction may be executed on the…

AMD Federal District Court Decisions

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. et al v. LG Electronics, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - July 17, 2017

ORDER GRANTING AMD'S MOTION SEEKING PERMISSION TO DISCLOSE SOURCE CODE AND TECHNICAL DOCUMENTS 208 . (Illston, Susan) (Filed on…

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. et al v. LG Electronics, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - June 26, 2017

ORDER RE: MOTIONS FOR LEAVE TO AMEND 184 188 201 . (Illston, Susan) (Filed on 6/26/2017)

Dickey v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

California Northern District Court - June 26, 2017

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 98 Stipulation To Extend Time For Defendant to Respond to Plaintiffs' Second Amended…

Dickey v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

California Northern District Court - June 14, 2017

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS 78 MOTION TO DISMISS AND DENYING PLAINTIFFS 85 …

Hatamian et al v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - March 22, 2017

ORDER by Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers denying 232 Motion to Intervene. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate/Proof of Service)(fs, COURT STAFF)…

AMD State Court Decisions

ZOND LLC v. ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit - January 18, 2017

ZOND LLC v. ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit - January 18, 2017

Tumlinson, et al. v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

Delaware Supreme Court - November 21, 2013

Plaintiff-Appellants asserted various tort claims against Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD). AMD moved to exclude certain expert testimony…

Tumlinson, et al. v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

Delaware Supreme Court - August 16, 2013

A group of Texas plaintiffs alleged that a corporation exposed two employees to chemicals that caused two of the employees' children to suffer…

Tumlinson, et al. v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

Delaware Supreme Court - February 21, 2012

AMD Federal Appellate Court Decisions

ZOND LLC v. ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - January 18, 2017

ZOND LLC v. ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - January 18, 2017