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Methods and apparatus to detect and warn proximate entities of interest
Systems and methods to detect and warn proximate entities of interest are described herein. An example method includes determining threat levels for hazards in...
Social network publication system
A method and system providing a Social Network Publication System (SNPS). Users create publications using cards. Catalog cards hold other cards and are used to...
Dwell-time based generation of a user interest profile
A method is provided for building a user interest profile. According to the method, features of each of a plurality of articles are identified. For a given...
Systems and methods for providing information pertaining to physical
infrastructure of a building or property
A computer implemented system and method for displaying information pertaining to physical infrastructure in a building or on a property via a mobile software...
Three dimensional printing apparatus and method for detecting printing
A three dimensional printing apparatus and method for detecting printing anomaly are provided. The method is adapted to the three dimensional printing apparatus...
Conditional system of climate control
A conditional climate control system is presented for maximizing the comfort level of the climate within a building while minimizing the usage of an on-demand...
Desiccant air conditioning systems with conditioner and regenerator heat
transfer fluid loops
A desiccant air conditioning system for treating an air stream entering a building space, including a conditioner configured to expose the air stream to a...
Safety band longitudinal and transverse control
This invention provides fall protection systems comprising a suspension fabric, supported by a grid-work of longitudinal and lateral bands, in metal building...
Interlocking wall panels for modular building units
Disclosed is a modular building construction having interlocking wall panels that mate with one another and with the frame of the building unit without screws,...
Insulating wall system for a building structure
The present invention concerns an insulating wall system for a building structure, wherein said wall system comprises a first wall having an exterior surface...
Prefabricated module for a building
A prefabricated module has a lateral side to be connected to a plurality of panels and slabs for forming a part of a building. The module includes four walls...
Modular building system
A modular building system that is all-inclusive for completing a structural project from the foundation up using unskilled labor is provided. The modular...
Missing footstep detection device for passenger conveyor
A missing footstep detection device for a passenger conveyor is installed in a passenger conveyor including a rail formed so as to have a linear portion and a...
Network selection using current and historical measurements
A system and method for aiding selection of a data network based on access point location and historical performance parameters of the data network is provided....
Network testbed creation and validation
Embodiments of network testbed creation and validation processes are described herein. A "network testbed" is a replicated environment used to validate a target...
Case for electronic device with surface for attaching building elements
A case for a portable electronic device includes a cavity and one or more studded surfaces. The cavity can receive at least a portion of the portable electronic...
Trusted public infrastructure grid cloud
Systems and methods of implementing a secured cloud environment allow for design and instantiation of a security policy at the infrastructure level. An example...
System and method for crowd-sourced environmental system control and
A system and method for crowd-sourced environmental system control and building maintenance includes a server for providing selective access to building...
Custom orthodontic appliance forming method and apparatus
A method by which an orthodontic appliance is automatically designed and manufactured from digital lower jaw and tooth shape data of a patient provides for the...
Portable cattle wing
Ranchers and other owners of livestock commonly have a need for a transportable means of setting up a corral for numerous purposes. Sorting must take place in a...
Customer initiated tenant operations in a multitenant cloud environment
Customer initiated tenant operations are presented that are provided within a work center of a client cloud application. System supported tenant operations...
Apparatus for transmitting broadcast signals, apparatus for receiving
broadcast signals, method for...
A method and an apparatus for transmitting broadcast signals thereof are disclosed. The method for transmitting broadcast signals comprises encoding DP (data...
Heat recovery apparatus based on fuel cell and operating method thereof
Provided are a heat recovery apparatus based on a fuel cell and an operating method thereof. In the fuel cell-based heat recovery apparatus and the operating...
Disclosed is a system and method for a rapid deployment beacon that may be hand-held. A rapidly deployable untethered beacon device will gain elevation while...
Method and apparatus to semantically connect independent build and test
In order to provide an improved, less error prone method for testing codes of a software application the following steps are proposed: defining for each test...
Building system and panel for a building system
A building system comprising a plurality of tubes, a plurality of connection nodes comprising tubular sections for connection to the tubes, wherein the tubes...
Integrated air conditioning and water-harvesting with demand-dependent
Integrated air conditioning and water-harvesting systems are disclosed. In these systems, one subsystem (air conditioning or water-harvesting) may be a primary...
Method of producing lignin with reduced amount of odorous substances
The present invention relates to a method of producing lignin with reduced amount of odorous substances comprising the steps of: i) dissolving isolated lignin...
Dynamic deoxygenation of water for fire protection system
A corrosion prevention treatment of wet Fire Protection System (FPS) includes purging the pipes of O2 with an inert gas such as N2, followed by filling the...
Apparatus and methods for providing interactive extras
Apparatus and methods are provided to implement a technique for providing supplemental information and interactive features for content, such as a movie. In one...
Data defined infrastructure
A system for managing the operation of different components within a cloud system to accomplish various tasks, including the implementation of build features...
Apparatus for transmitting broadcast signals, apparatus for receiving
broadcast signals, method for...
The present invention provides a method of transmitting broadcast signals. The method includes, processing input streams into BB (Base Band) frames of PLPs...
Method for reducing PAPR in a transmission of a multi-carrier signal, and
corresponding transmission device and...
A method for multi-carrier transmission of a signal including OFDM blocks formed from N carriers modulated by a constellation symbol. The method includes, for...
Microelectronic package utilizing multiple bumpless build-up structures
and through-silicon vias
A microelectronic package having a first bumpless build-up layer structure adjacent an active surface and sides of a microelectronic device and a second...
Layered audio reconstruction system
A computing device may receive or otherwise access a base audio layer and one or more enhancement audio layers. The computing device can reconstruct the...
Building smart traffic control
A computer-implemented method and system for vehicular traffic control and vehicle routing includes receiving a request for a best route, at a central system....
Vehicle position indexing
A method and apparatus for vehicle position indexing. The method includes: obtaining position information of a vehicle in real time, and monitoring a current...
Hand carried alerting sound generator device
A method and device for generating alerting sounds and broadcasting the same into the interior of a building so that an occupant can be made aware of the...
System and method to select and characterize building floors using 2D
A system includes a two dimensional display device coupled to control circuitry. The control circuitry establishes a two dimensional representation of at least...
Unified semantic scoring of compositions of ontological subjects
The present invention discloses methods, systems, and tools for unified semantic scoring of compositions of ontological subjects. The method breaks a...
A system and method for building a driver are disclosed. In one embodiment, the system includes one or more processors and a memory storing instructions that,...
ETL tool interface for remote mainframes
Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method for remote job submission. A computer receives a first job of a job stream. If the first job accesses a...
System and method for building a point-in-time snapshot of an
eventually-consistent data store
A method and system for building a point-in-time snapshot of an eventually-consistent data store. The data store includes key-value pairs stored on a plurality...
Method and apparatus for estimating a completion time for mapreduce jobs
A method, non-transitory computer readable medium, and apparatus for estimating a completion time for a MapReduce job are disclosed. For example, the method...
Memory use for string object creation
Conventionally compiled byte code, such as that produced by compiling Java source code, contains calls to string buffer creation methods. The compiled byte code...
Code placement using a dynamic call graph
When a program function is called, if the instructions for that function are not in active memory, a page fault occurs. Resolving a page fault includes a costly...
Optimizing and controlling the energy consumption of a building
Described herein are methods and systems, including computer program products, for optimizing and controlling a building's energy consumption and comfort. A...
System, method, and computer program for conditioning a building
environment based on occupancy estimates
The present disclosure provides a system, method, and computer program for conditioning a building environment based on occupancy estimates. In one embodiment,...
Distributed building control system
An example of a building automation system utilizes intelligent system elements, some of which are lighting devices having light sources, and some of which are...
Locating position within enclosure
Among other things, one or more techniques and/or systems are provided for locating a position within an enclosure. In one example, known global coordinates...