Intel Patent Applications

ADJUSTABLE PUPIL DISTANCE WEARABLE DISPLAY

Granted: July 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170205630
A head worn display (HWD) includes a projection system, which projection system in turn may include: a projection surface including a holographic optical element (HOE) centered at a first location; a projector to project light onto a projection area of the projection surface; and a controller to send a control signal to the projector to cause the projector to project an image onto a location shifted from the first location based on a misalignment of a user's line of sight with the first…

PASSIVE RADIATOR COOLING FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES

Granted: July 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170205858
In one example an electronic device comprises at least heat generating component, a heat spreader positioned proximate the at least one heat generating component and a passive radiator cooling device, comprising an enclosure, an active speaker positioned at least partially within the enclosure, and a passive audio radiator positioned at least partially within the enclosure. Other examples may be described.

GESTURE PRE-PROCESSING OF VIDEO STREAM USING A MARKERED REGION

Granted: July 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170205893
Techniques are disclosed for processing a video stream to reduce platform power by employing a stepped and distributed pipeline process, wherein CPU-intensive processing is selectively performed. The techniques are particularly well-suited for hand-based navigational gesture processing. In one example case, for instance, the techniques are implemented in a computer system wherein initial threshold detection (image disturbance) and optionally user presence (hand image) processing…

SCALABLE COMPUTE FABRIC

Granted: July 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170206113
A method and apparatus for providing a scalable compute fabric are provided herein. The method can include determining a workflow for processing by the scalable compute fabric, wherein the workflow is based on an instruction set. A pipeline can be configured dynamically for processing the workflow, and the workflow is executed using the pipeline. A computing device can include a first group of two or more processing cores, a second group of two or more processing cores, and a third group…

LOW FREQUENCY CONVERTERS HAVING ELECTROCHEMICAL CAPACITORS

Granted: July 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170207035
In one embodiment of the invention, a low frequency converter is described that includes a first electrochemical capacitor to charge to an input voltage and a second electrochemical capacitor that is coupled to the first electrochemical capacitor. The second electrochemical capacitor is associated with an output voltage of the low frequency converter. Each electrochemical capacitor may have a capacitance of at least one millifarad (mF) and a switching frequency that is less than one…

MULTI-LAYER PACKAGE

Granted: July 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170207170
Embodiments herein relate to a system in package (SiP). The SiP may have a first layer of one or more first functional components with respective first active sides and first inactive sides opposite the first active sides. The SiP may further include a second layer of one or more second functional components with respective second active sides and second inactive sides opposite the second active sides. In embodiments, one or more of the first active sides are facing and electrically…

PATTERN DECOMPOSITION LITHOGRAPHY TECHNIQUES

Granted: July 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170207185
Techniques are disclosed for realizing a two-dimensional target lithography feature/pattern by decomposing (splitting) it into multiple unidirectional target features that, when aggregated, substantially (e.g., fully) represent the original target feature without leaving an unrepresented remainder (e.g., a whole-number quantity of unidirectional target features). The unidirectional target features may be arbitrarily grouped such that, within a grouping, all unidirectional target features…

TECHNIQUES FOR WIRELESS COMMUNICATION BETWEEN A TERMINAL COMPUTING DEVICE AND A WEARABLE COMPUTING DEVICE

Granted: July 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170207825
Examples are disclosed for wireless communication between a terminal computing device and a wearable computing device. In some examples, wireless local area network (WLAN) transmissions for packets of various sizes may be transmitted from a terminal computing device to a wearable computing device. At least some of the WLAN transmissions may be used by the terminal computing device to communicate to the wearable computing device based on the wearable computing device having an ability to…

WIRELESS NETWORK LOCATION TECHNIQUES

Granted: July 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170208484
Improved wireless network location techniques are described. In one embodiment, for example, an apparatus may comprise circuitry and a communications management module for execution on the circuitry to send a timing announcement element comprising a sounding preamble count parameter indicating a number of sounding preambles, send a null data element comprising a number of sounding preambles equal to the sounding preamble count parameter, receive timing reply information comprising the…

MICROELECTRONIC STRUCTURES HAVING LAMINATED OR EMBEDDED GLASS ROUTING STRUCTURES FOR HIGH DENSITY PACKAGING

Granted: July 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170200677
Embodiments of the present description relate to the field of fabricating microelectronic structures. The microelectronic structures may include a glass routing structure formed separately from a trace routing structure, wherein the glass routing structure is incorporated with the trace routing substrate, either in a laminated or embedded configuration. Also disclosed are embodiments of a microelectronic package including at least one microelectronic device disposed proximate to the…

MICROELECTRONIC PACKAGE DEBUG ACCESS PORTS AND METHODS OF FABRICATING THE SAME

Granted: July 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170200685
A microelectronic package may be fabricated with debug access ports formed either at a side or at a bottom of the microelectronic package. In one embodiment, the debug access ports may be formed within an encapsulation material proximate the microelectronic package side. In another embodiment, the debug access ports may be formed in a microelectronic interposer of the microelectronic package proximate the microelectronic package side. In a further embodiment, the debug access ports may…

METHODS FOR FORMING FINS FOR METAL OXIDE SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE STRUCTURES

Granted: July 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170200744
Embodiments of the present disclosure relate to non-planar semiconductor device structures having fins. In one embodiment, a semiconductor device includes a substrate, silicon fins positioned on the substrate, and a germanium layer that is epitaxially grown on an upper region of the silicon fins with the silicon fins and the germanium layer forming a body of the semiconductor device.

WIRELESS CHARGER COUPLING FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICES

Granted: July 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170201116
In one example an electronic device comprises at least one sensor to detect a remote power source and a controller comprising logic, at least partly including hardware logic, to determine an input power parameter at a wireless charging device, generate a signal in response to the input power parameter, and forward the signal to an actuator device. Other examples may be described.

METHOD, APPARATUS, AND COMPUTER READABLE MEDIUM FOR TRANSMITTING PILOTS IN WIRELESS LOCAL AREA NETWORKS

Granted: July 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170201359
Methods, apparatuses, and computer-readable media for a wireless communication device for transmitting pilots in a wireless local area network are disclosed. The method on a wireless communication device includes receiving one or more packets in a transmit opportunity (TXOP), wherein the one or more packets indicate a schedule for the wireless communications device to transmit. The method further includes transmitting a first pilot carrier in a lower subcarrier of a frequency allocation,…

Techniques Associated with Server Transaction Latency Information

Granted: July 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170201448
Examples are disclosed for determining or using server transaction latency information. In some examples, a network input/output device coupled to a server may be capable of time stamping information related to ingress request and egress response packets for a transaction. For these examples, elements of the server may be capable of determining transaction latency values based on the time stamped information. The determined transaction latency values may be used to monitor or manage…

ABORTING AN EXTENDED SERVICE REQUEST PROCEDURE

Granted: July 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170202049
Briefly, in accordance with one or more embodiments, a method to implement an extended service request procedure for a circuit-switched fallback, comprises communicating with a packet-switched network, and initiating an extended service request procedure for a circuit-switched fallback to handle a voice call. If the voice call is terminated prior to completion of the extended service request procedure, the extended service request procedure may be aborted, and the user may remain in…

HAND GESTURE RECOGNITION FOR CURSOR CONTROL

Granted: July 6, 2017
Application Number: 20170192515
A system for hand gesture recognition is described herein. The system includes a display, camera, memory, and processor. The memory that is to store instructions and is communicatively coupled to the camera and the display. The processor is communicatively coupled to the camera, the display, and the memory. When the processor is to execute the instructions, the processor is to estimate one or more motion vectors of an object using a pair of consecutive frames and estimate an average…

TOUCH-BASED LINK INITIALIZATION AND DATA TRANSFER

Granted: July 6, 2017
Application Number: 20170192663
This disclosure is directed to touch-based link establishment and data transfer. In one embodiment, a gesture drawn on the surface of a touch-sensitive display may trigger a device to engage in link establishment, to advertise the availability of data to share, to receive shared data etc. The device may also determine if the user triggering the activity is recognized based on a touch area shape of a user's fingertip sensed when the gesture was drawn. For example, the device may compare…

Color Transformation using one or multi-dimensional Hierarchical Lookup Table

Granted: July 6, 2017
Application Number: 20170193676
Described herein are technologies for color transformation in a graphics processing hardware using at least two hierarchical one or multi-dimensional lookup—tables (LUT) in order to obtain a minimized overall LUT storage space yet achieves transformation output of desired accuracy. Particularly, a first interpolation of an input signal is implemented using a main LUT and successive interpolations using higher order difference LUTs. Outputs of the first and successive interpolations are…

MULTIPLE-DEVICE SCREEN CAPTURE

Granted: July 6, 2017
Application Number: 20170195378
Various embodiments are generally directed to cooperation among networked devices to perform a multiple-device screen capture in which multiple devices capture what is visually presented on their displays substantially simultaneously. A method comprises transmitting timing information via a network to a first participating device and a second participating device to trigger the first participating device to capture a first image of what is visually presented on a display of the first…