Hewlett-Packard patents granted on 02 July 2013

33 US patents granted on 02 July 2013 and assigned to Hewlett-Packard

1 D685,373 Computing device protector
2 8,479,262 Managing electronic devices using an electronic device as a root of trust
3 8,479,189 Pattern detection preprocessor in an electronic device update generation system
4 8,479,034 Controlling the power usage of a computer
5 8,478,979 Disable a feature of a computing machine
6 8,478,912 Magnetic connector for data and power transfer
7 8,478,900 Determining misconnection of an electronic device to a network device using zone information
8 8,478,851 Apparatus for use with a group communication network
9 8,478,709 Evaluation of client status for likelihood of churn
10 8,478,620 Profit comparison of extended warranties
11 8,478,299 System and methods for obtaining coarse location for a mobile device
12 8,478,032 Segmenting an image
13 8,477,446 Writing data to a tape
14 8,477,408 Electronically reconfigurable planar crossbar array optical elements
15 8,477,388 Scanner with a separate flatbed glass and ADF glass
16 8,477,379 Secure document workflow
17 8,477,303 Reconfigurable surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy apparatus, system and method
18 8,477,241 Multi-projector system and method
19 8,477,177 Video conference system and method
20 8,477,045 Configuration information provided to configurable electronic device residing in a shipping box
21 8,476,742 Fluid ejection device comprising substrate contact via
22 8,476,647 Silicon-germanium, quantum-well, light-emitting diode
23 8,475,578 Magenta inks and ink sets for ink-jet imaging
24 8,475,246 Airflow damper that accommodates a device
25 8,474,972 Rib profile for reduced contact pressure in a printing device
26 8,474,969 System and method of ink and data delivery
27 8,474,960 Fluid cartridge
28 8,474,954 System and a method for pharmaceutical dosage preparation using jettable microemulsions
29 8,474,947 Printhead assembly having grooves externally exposing printhead die
30 8,474,943 Secure access to fluid cartridge memory
31 8,474,938 Replaceable printing component
32 8,474,934 Method for improving gloss of a print
33 8,474,655 Bag-in-box container including a pre-positioned, secured dispensing spout