Hewlett-Packard patents granted on 20 November 2012

25 US patents granted on 20 November 2012 and assigned to Hewlett-Packard

1 D671,085 Teleconference room
2 8,316,377 Sharing legacy devices in a multi-host environment
3 8,316,361 Method of enabling a user to update one or more low-level resources of a computer system in a user-friendly manner
4 8,316,289 Updating sequential data
5 8,316,234 Encoded attribute matching on communication devices
6 8,316,189 Rescinding ownership of a cache line in a computer system
7 8,316,111 Systems and methods for placing and dragging programmatic packages in clustered computing systems
8 8,316,066 Shadow directory structure in a distributed segmented file system
9 8,316,048 Method and apparatus for managing a data structure for multi-processor access
10 8,316,038 Collecting and analyzing user activities on mobile computing devices
11 8,315,975 Symbiotic wide-area file system and method
12 8,315,907 Sponsor-based desktop customization as a revenue stream
13 8,315,865 Method and apparatus for adaptive conversation detection employing minimal computation
14 8,315,526 Misalignment tolerant free space optical transceiver
15 8,315,500 Metamaterial inclusion structure and method
16 8,315,383 Method and apparatus for random bit-string generation utilizing environment sensors
17 8,315,169 Loadbalancing network traffic across multiple remote inspection devices
18 8,315,055 Systems and methods for providing heat transfer
19 8,314,932 Surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy device and a mold for creating and a method for making the same
20 8,314,475 Nanoscale electronic device with anisotropic dielectric material
21 8,314,420 Semiconductor device with multiple component oxide channel
22 8,314,163 Steric stabilized latex particulates
23 8,313,179 Liquid delivery for a printhead
24 8,313,178 Fluid delivery system
25 8,313,072 Monitor as a door