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A method and system for comparing multiple bytes of data to stored string segments is described. The method includes storing a plurality of string segments of one or more target strings in a memory, scanning multiple bytes of data, and comparing in parallel the multiple bytes of scanned data to the stored string segmen...
Provided are a method, system, and article of manufacture for creating playback definitions indicating segments of media content from multiple content files to render. User input is received indicating a plurality of segments of media content from a plurality of media files and an ordering of the segments. The media co...
The invention relates to a method for repairing flow channel segments of a turbomachine. The method comprises providing a monocrystalline or directionally solidified flow channel segment whose length and width extend along the flow channel, each being greater than the thickness thereof, and whose width and length delim...
A surgical instrument having a handle assembly and an elongated shaft assembly protruding therefrom. Various embodiments of the elongated shaft assemblies include reconfigurable shaft segments that have portions that may be selectively arranged in coaxial alignment with each other and in other configurations wherein at...
In at least one embodiment, the invention preferably relates to a hollow fiber membrane mat having hollow fiber membranes arranged parallel to one another and adjacent to one another, the membranes having a wall and a continuous lumen, wherein the hollow fiber membranes are connected to one another by means of a plural...
An electronic device accesses a comparison of at least a portion of a second version of a software program to a corresponding portion of a first version of the software program. The device determines an attribution value for a first author based in part on one or more differences between a respective segment of source ...
A communication device is arranged to transmit data segments over an interface, wherein the communication device comprises transmission management logic. In response to receipt of a data segment for transmission over the interface, the transmission management logic is arranged to determine a sequence number of a data s...
A photovoltaic cell and method of forming the cell includes providing an electroformed metallic article having a plurality of electroformed elements that form a free-standing, unitary piece. The metallic article has gridlines that are spaced apart at a pitch P M . A semiconductor substrate has a top surface with a plur...
A fault-testing node (113) for a connectionless data link (Customer) has at least two opposing communication ports (200 and 201); a soft switch (206) for controlling port-to-port data flow through the device (113); and an instance of software (205) for modifying packet header information. The node (113) enables loop-ba...
Wireless communications transceivers include a transmitter that is configured to selectively frequency shift and transmit portions of broadband information over multiple non-contiguous narrowband frequency bands/segments, each of which is too narrow to carry the broadband information. A receiver also is configured to r...
The present invention relates to new nucleotide sequences coding for variable regions of the α chains of human T lymphocyte receptors, corresponding peptide segments and the diagnostic and therapeutic uses....
A method and a device. The device includes a single port memory unit that includes multiple memory regions, whereas each memory region is adapted to receive multiple data segments in parallel; whereas the single port memory unit receives a memory clock signal; characterized by including access logic adapted to receive ...
The invention relates to a process for producing loose fill in the form of spherical segments having a convex outer surface and a concave inner surface, and the granules formed. It is provided that starch granules are fed into a drum, and that in the drum, a nucleating agent is drum-coated onto the starch granules, and...
A GPS receiver and method using alternating “A” and “B” integration time segments. The polarities of certain GPS data bits are known beforehand and their expected reception times are known. The GPS signal in 10 millisecond “A” time segments and “B” time segments is depolarized according to the known pol...
The invention relates to a very general method for the random diversification of a nucleotide sequence S by PCR while preserving the identity of some domains of said sequence S; the invention also relates to a bank of nucleotide sequence thus diversified, and to diversified proteins obtained by the expressions of the n...
A method of manufacturing a U-shaped conductor segment which has a U-shaped head and a pair of legs includes setting a straight conductor wire of a prescribed length on the outer peripheries of a pair of parallel rollers, and pushing a bender against one side of the conductor wire opposite the rollers between the pair ...
Core for winding self-adhesively coated materials in web form, wherein the outer contour of the core is formed by at least one substantially round, self-contained segment, the ends of which run together in an edge, with a) the round segment being shaped convexly with respect to the axis of the core, b) the ...
A system determines available system resources along with the complexity of video clips in order to initiate and adapt automatic video clip playback. A method automatically concurrently plays multiple video clips in at least one composite video image by automatically determining available processing resources based on ...
A gage assembly for measuring a distance d from an end edge of a blade segment to a center location of a groove formed in the segment comprising a gage body having at least two reference surfaces adapted to engage edges of the segment; a dial indicator gage having a dial and a stem, the stem passing through a portion o...
A system for integrating video programming with the vast information resources of the Internet. A computer-based system receives a video program with embedded uniform resource locators (URLs). The URLs, the effective addresses of locations or Web sites on the Internet, are interpreted by the system and direct the syste...
A method and apparatus of processing a voice call are disclosed. One example method of operation may include recording at least a portion of a voice call, and storing the portion of the voice call in memory. The method may also include processing the portion of the voice call to identify at least one segment of interes...
Dans un piston classique, on doit avoir suffisamment de jeu entre le piston et le cylindre pour empêcher un frottement du piston sur le cylindre en cas d'usure progressive de la bague d'appui sous l'effet du mouvement transversal en résultant du piston. Un grand jeu peut entraîner cependant une extrusion...
La présente invention concerne un identifiant client unique, anonyme et segmenté dérivé par une fonction de hachage unidirectionnelle d'un numéro de compte de crédit/débit chaque fois qu'un client communique lesdites informations sur la carte de crédit/paiement dans un distributeur (100). L'identifi...
La présente invention concerne un dispositif d'émission lumineuse (1) comprenant : un premier segment (2d) pouvant être commandé pour avoir une première luminance; un second segment (2e) adjacent au premier segment et pouvant être commandé pour avoir une seconde luminance supérieure à la première luminanc...
A cathode ray storage tube provided with a storage target having a multiplicity of segments of the collector electrode extending through the dielectric layer of the storage target. These segments comprise dots or continuous or broken protrusions of conductive particles that have been photo-deposited into position onto ...
A multi-directional tumbling cylinder for use in concentrating or cleaning of products such as dross, salt cake, slag, carbon blocks, both, or cast or molded metal pieces, wherein the tumbling cylinder is of length, the cylinder mounted upon a base, is rotated through the operations of a motor, with the cylinder capabl...
Disclosed is an apparatus for forming a wire to include coil segments useable in a dynamoelectric machine, the apparatus including a plurality of forming structures simultaneously moveable along an axis into a coil segment forming configuration, with at least a number of the plurality of forming structures being config...
A method of smoothing fundamental frequency discontinuities at boundaries of concatenated speech segments includes determining, for each speech segment, a beginning fundamental frequency value and an ending fundamental frequency value. The method further includes adjusting the fundamental frequency contour of each of t...
In a method for detecting defects in sheet metal segments of electric generators and motors, wherein between the sheet metal pieces of the sheet metal segment an electric insulating layer is arranged, respectively, and wherein between the sheet metal segments a cooling channel is provided, respectively, magnetic induct...
In the case of an air nozzle for pneumatic false-twist spinning having a yarn channel formed of at least two segments and having at least one compressed-air duct leading into the yarn channel, it is provided that for the formation of each compressed-air duct, a groove is worked into one of the segments that is open in ...
A method and system are provided for tagging, indexing, searching, retrieving, manipulating, and editing video images on a wide area network such as the Internet. A first set of methods is provided for enabling users to add bookmarks to multimedia files, such as movies, and audio files, such as music. The multimedia bo...