Intel patents granted on 16 March 2010

25 US patents granted on 16 March 2010 and assigned to Intel

1 7,681,093 Redundant acknowledgment in loopback entry
2 7,681,066 Quantifying core reliability in a multi-core system
3 7,681,031 Method and apparatus to provide authentication code
4 7,681,027 Methods and apparatus for providing self-describing media
5 7,681,018 Method and apparatus for providing large register address space while maximizing cycletime performance for a multi-threaded register file set
6 7,680,864 Method and apparatus for managing access to stored objects based on retention policy
7 7,680,417 Bi-directional parallel optical link
8 7,680,355 Detection of artifacts resulting from image signal decompression
9 7,680,154 Methods and apparatus for synchronizing networked audio devices
10 7,680,078 System, apparatus and method of scheduling transmissions
11 7,680,070 Techniques to expedite retransmission of ARQ blocks using temporal relationships in wireless networks
12 7,680,039 Network load balancing
13 7,679,731 Detecting and characterizing mask blank defects using angular distribution of scattered light
14 7,679,404 Missing clock pulse detector
15 7,679,344 Microprocessor die with integrated voltage regulation control circuit
16 7,679,340 Low power optimized voltage regulator
17 7,679,201 Device package
18 7,679,145 Transistor performance enhancement using engineered strains
19 7,678,631 Formation of strain-inducing films
20 7,678,616 Thermal management method including a metallic layer directly on an integrated heat spreader and integrated circuit
21 7,678,613 Integrated circuit edge protection method and apparatus
22 7,678,527 Methods and compositions for providing photoresist with improved properties for contacting liquids
23 7,677,902 Extended package substrate
24 7,677,052 Systems for improved passive liquid cooling
25 7,676,917 Method of manufacturing a circuit board