Intel patents granted on 10 October 2006

49 US patents granted on 10 October 2006 and assigned to Intel

1 7,120,904 Data-flow method for optimizing exception-handling instructions in programs
2 7,120,839 High-accuracy continuous duty-cycle correction circuit
3 7,120,838 Method and unit for deskewing signals
4 7,120,817 Method of signal distribution based on a standing wave within a closed loop path
5 7,120,804 Method and apparatus for reducing power consumption through dynamic control of supply voltage and body bias including maintaining a substantially constant operating frequency
6 7,120,788 Method and system for shutting down and restarting a computer system
7 7,120,781 General purpose register file architecture for aligned simd
8 7,120,778 Option ROM virtualization
9 7,120,775 Inter-procedural allocation of stacked registers for a processor
10 7,120,774 Efficient management of memory access requests from a video data stream
11 7,120,765 Memory transaction ordering
12 7,120,755 Transfer of cache lines on-chip between processing cores in a multi-core system
13 7,120,749 Cache mechanism
14 7,120,722 Using information provided through tag space
15 7,120,714 High-speed starvation-free arbiter system, rotating-priority arbiter, and two stage arbitration method
16 7,120,711 System and method for communicating over intra-hierarchy and inter-hierarchy links
17 7,120,708 Readdressable virtual DMA control and status registers
18 7,120,701 Assigning a source address to a data packet based on the destination of the data packet
19 7,120,679 Configuration of headless devices using configuration service
20 7,120,577 Virtual presence
21 7,120,444 Method and apparatus to provide guidance to support wireless connectivity
22 7,120,400 Method and apparatus to control power of transmitter
23 7,120,350 Integrated waveguide photodetector
24 7,120,299 Recognizing commands written onto a medium
25 7,120,187 Spread spectrum wireless communication system
26 7,120,178 Chip carrier apparatus and method
27 7,120,176 Wavelength reference apparatus and method
28 7,120,140 Digital browser phone
29 7,120,118 Multi-path analysis for managing machine communications in a network
30 7,120,072 Two transistor gain cell, method, and system
31 7,120,031 Data processing system comprising ceramic/organic hybrid substrate with embedded capacitors
32 7,120,020 Electronic assemblies with high capacity bent fin heat sinks
33 7,119,815 Analyzing alpha values for flicker filtering
34 7,119,803 Method, apparatus and article for display unit power management
35 7,119,786 Method and apparatus for enabling power management of a flat panel display
36 7,119,779 Display device refresh
37 7,119,701 Techniques for detection of an active connection to a network
38 7,119,650 Integrated transformer
39 7,119,628 Adaptively extending tunable range of frequency in a closed loop
40 7,119,607 Apparatus and method for resonance reduction
41 7,119,603 Static, low-voltage fuse-based cell with high-voltage programming
42 7,119,355 Lateral phase change memory and method therefor
43 7,119,314 Radio frequency and microwave radiation used in conjunction with convective thermal heating to expedite curing of an imprinted material
44 7,119,019 Capping of copper structures in hydrophobic ILD using aqueous electro-less bath
45 7,118,989 Method of forming vias on a wafer stack using laser ablation
46 7,118,941 Method of fabricating a composite carbon nanotube thermal interface device
47 7,118,935 Bump style MEMS switch
48 7,118,832 Reflective mask with high inspection contrast
49 7,117,931 Systems for low cost liquid cooling