Intel patents granted on 31 October 2006

33 US patents granted on 31 October 2006 and assigned to Intel

1 7,131,137 Communication system including a security system
2 7,131,055 Fast bit-parallel Viterbi decoder add-compare-select circuit
3 7,131,029 Method for efficiently identifying errant processes in a computer system by the operating system (OS) for error containment and error recovery
4 7,130,999 Using authentication certificates for authorization
5 7,130,992 Detecting insertion of removable media
6 7,130,990 Efficient instruction scheduling with lossy tracking of scheduling information
7 7,130,986 Determining if a register is ready to exchange data with a processing element
8 7,130,969 Hierarchical directories for cache coherency in a multiprocessor system
9 7,130,966 Power reduction for processor front-end by caching decoded instructions
10 7,130,965 Apparatus and method for store address for store address prefetch and line locking
11 7,130,962 Writing cache lines on a disk drive
12 7,130,933 Method, system, and program for handling input/output commands
13 7,130,911 Method for monitoring unauthorized access to data stored in memory buffers
14 7,130,904 Multiple link layer wireless access point
15 7,130,784 Logic simulation
16 7,130,349 Method and apparatus to improve efficiency in multiple-pass, bit-rate-controlled frame encoding
17 7,130,309 Communication device with dynamic delay compensation and method for communicating voice over a packet-switched network
18 7,130,236 Low power delay controlled zero sensitive sense amplifier
19 7,130,229 Interleaved mirrored memory systems
20 7,130,111 Optical amplifier with transverse pump
21 7,129,982 Color image sensor with integrated binary optical elements
22 7,129,864 Fast compact decoder for huffman codes
23 7,129,782 Fully differential amplifier with start up circuit
24 7,129,770 High voltage tracking bias voltage
25 7,129,751 Low-leakage level shifter with integrated firewall and method
26 7,129,733 Dynamic overdrive compensation test system and method
27 7,129,729 Socket connection test modules and methods of using the same
28 7,129,590 Stencil and method for depositing material onto a substrate
29 7,129,533 High concentration indium fluorine retrograde wells
30 7,129,182 Method for etching a thin metal layer
31 7,129,172 Bonded wafer processing method
32 7,129,139 Methods for selective deposition to improve selectivity
33 7,127,805 Electronic device carrier and manufacturing tape