Month of July 2008 - Page Number 28

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  1. 271.
    UPnP standard is widely used in home alliance devices. It enables access resource on other device by simply issuing a XML request based on HTTP connection. The request is wrapped in XML which provides extensional space for special usage. This document sets forth a method to add "Session ID" in XML message between UPnP...
    IPCOM000172776D | Original Publication Date: 2008-Jul-14
  2. 272.
    This paper addresses a mechanism for mitigating user frustration when the system is overloaded. It specifically addresses a use case which may occur during an emergency. This paper proposes a specific solution which involves introducing a new access class with the intention of improving performance in such a...
    IPCOM000172775D | Original Publication Date: 2008-Jul-14
  3. 273.
    This document describes a mechanism by which a repository of images can be used to automatically remove user-selected unwanted artifacts from a photo. This mechanism could also be used to enhance existing images in terms of color, brightness, contrast, etc. An image repository is scanned for similar images to the...
    IPCOM000172774D | Original Publication Date: 2008-Jul-14
  4. 274.
    The user of a cordless scanner /terminal can mistakenly place the scanner/terminal down and leave the area. They can then forget were they placed the scanner/terminal. By incorporating a "Find/Locate" button on the cradle/base station a signal can be sent to the scanner/terminal for it to flash its LED illumination,...
    IPCOM000172773D | Original Publication Date: 2008-Jul-14
  5. 275.
    In a high availability (HA) system utilizing 1 to 1 asymmetric failover, it is critical that one and only one controller attempt to assert control over the system at any one point in time. If more than one controller were to attempt to assert control, the system could be permanently placed in an inconsistent...
    IPCOM000172772D | Original Publication Date: 2008-Jul-14
  6. 276.
    A method of sharing local content, such as images, slide shows, video, etc., with the other participants in a virtual environment is disclosed. The disclosed method is unique in that it gives a client the flexibility to associate and display content on any object in the virtual environment.
    IPCOM000172771D | Original Publication Date: 2008-Jul-14
  7. 277.
    Various methods are proposed that reduce the excessive paging problems in cellular networks by introducing a paging controller that is based in either the radio access network, the mobile switching center or in both network elements. The paging controller will test to determine if the mobile is still available and,...
    IPCOM000172770D | Original Publication Date: 2008-Jul-14
  8. 278.
    Current web technology uses CAPTCHA*s to thwart robot programs from overrunning a website with webpage requests. CAPTCHAs are human readable text distorted to make it difficult/impossible for a machine to read. Often a word or alphanumeric phrase is written out in wavy undulating letters with various background lines...
    IPCOM000172769D | Original Publication Date: 2008-Jul-14
  9. 279.
    The layout signature is a checksum which can be used to determine if the layout of a hard IP block has been modified. The proposed algorithm can be used in any design tool and will provide the same checksum values. The layout signature is saved in VSIA Signature text tag allowing users of the IP to check for...
    IPCOM000172768D | 2008-Jul-14
  10. 280.
    A universal hot runner, comprising: a support; a collection of branches; and a plurality of plug-forming mechanisms being supported by the support, and being located at outputs of each branch of the collection of branches, some of the plug-forming mechanisms being selectively disabled while other plug-forming...
    IPCOM000172767D | 2008-Jul-14