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AMD Patent Grants

Method and apparatus for power reduction in a multi-threaded mode

Patent Number 9864700 - January 9, 2018

A method and apparatus for reducing dynamic power consumption in a multi-thread content-addressable memory is described. The apparatus…

Automatic reduction of video display device power consumption

Patent Number 9866785 - January 9, 2018

One or more components of a video display device such as a television set can be powered down in response to a determination that a video…

Circuit board with corner hollows

Patent Number 9867282 - January 9, 2018

A method of manufacturing is provided that includes singulating a circuit board from a substrate of plural of the circuit boards, wherein the…

Dynamic multithreaded cache allocation

Patent Number 9864681 - January 9, 2018

Apparatus and method embodiments for dynamically allocating cache space in a multi-threaded execution environment are disclosed. In some…

Emulated legacy bus operation over a bit-serial bus

Patent Number 9858235 - January 2, 2018

Legacy bus operations, such as x86 I/O instructions having an address space separate from memory address space, are supported in a system in…

AMD Patent Applications

MEMORY HEAPS IN A MEMORY MODEL FOR A UNIFIED COMPUTING SYSTEM

Application Number 20180011798 - January 11, 2018

A method and system for allocating memory to a memory operation executed by a processor in a computer arrangement having a first processor…

CONTROL SYSTEM AND ARCHITECTURE FOR INCORPORATING MICROELECTROMECHANICAL (MEM) SWITCHES IN FLUID-BASED COOLING OF 3D INTEGRATED CIRCUITS

Application Number 20170371386 - December 28, 2017

A cooling system is provided for a 3D integrated circuit (IC) to deliver fluid in x, y, and z dimensions to interior regions of the IC as a…

METHOD AND PROCESSING APPARATUS FOR GATING REDUNDANT THREADS

Application Number 20170371393 - December 28, 2017

Described is a method and processing apparatus to improve power efficiency by gating redundant threads processing. In particular, the method…

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SCHEDULING INSTRUCTIONS IN A MULTITHREAD SIMD ARCHITECTURE WITH A FIXED NUMBER OF REGISTERS

Application Number 20170371653 - December 28, 2017

A method and apparatus for scheduling instructions of a shader program for a graphics processing unit (GPU) with a fixed number of registers.…

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR USING VIRTUAL VECTOR REGISTER FILES

Application Number 20170371654 - December 28, 2017

Described is a system and method for using virtual vector register files. In particular, a graphics processor includes a logic unit, a virtual…

AMD Federal District Court Decisions

IYM Technologies LLC v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

California Northern District Court - January 2, 2018

ORDER by Judge Sallie Kim Reserving Ruling on 4 Administrative Motion to File Under Seal; Granting 13 Motion to Amend/Correct ;. …

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

California Northern District Court - October 25, 2017

ORDER by Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers granting 332 Motion Preliminary Approval of Class Action Settlement; Approving Form and Manner of…

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

California Northern District Court - September 8, 2017

ORDER RE: APPLICATION FOR LETTER ROGATORY 242 (Illston, Susan) (Filed on 9/8/2017)

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

California Northern District Court - August 3, 2017

PRETRIAL ORDER. Signed by Judge Susan Illston on 8/3/17. (Attachments: # 1 Standing Order)(tfS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/3/2017)

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…

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