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USSD transport method and device
An USSD transporting method (200) and mobile computing device (410) are described. The method (200) can include the steps of: providing a data pushing operation...
Method and system for call setup in an asynchronous frequency hopping
digital two-way communication system
A method for call setup in an asynchronous frequency hopping digital two-way communication system includes transmitting in adjacent time slots, by a caller...
RFID tag device with temperature sensitive antenna
An apparatus system, and techniques for detecting temperature change are disclosed. The system includes a temperature sensitive antenna that can be included in...
Apparatus for charging a portable electronic device using a rotatable
An apparatus (100) that charges a portable electronic device is disclosed. The apparatus can include a portable electronic device housing (110) including a...
Resilient plug connector
An improved plug connector (100) is disclosed. It includes: a generally U-shaped contact (102) including a first vertical leg (104), a second vertical leg (106)...
Method and apparatus for power control in a wireless communication system
A method and apparatus for power control of the re-transmission data packet in a wireless communication system is disclosed. A first wireless communication...
Method and system for determining users that satisfy desired conditions
A method and system are disclosed allowing for determining those users of multiple users who satisfy desired condition(s), where characteristics of the users in...
Implementation of friction hinge with a range of motion and detent
separation greater than 180 degrees
A mobile phone or other electronic device is provided with an improved friction hinge with a radial range of motion greater than 180 degrees and with detents at...
Methods and devices of a communication device and a digital picture frame
Disclosed are devices and methods of a mobile communication device including receiving data related to an image exhibited on a display device of a digital frame...
Method for quieting and sensing in a secondary communications system
A method of retaining channel use by a secondary system is described. A secondary channel used during periods of normal communication between a secondary...
Method and system for managing an electronic device
A method and system for managing an electronic device is provided. The method includes detecting (404) a change in orientation of a first electronic device,...
Method, device and system for session mobility of multimedia content
delivered to mobile communication devices
A method, device and system for providing communication session mobility of multimedia content delivered to a mobile communication device, such as a Digital...
Radio frequency receiver, wireless communication unit and method of
A wireless communication unit (200) comprises a radio frequency (RF) receiver for receiving an RF signal and providing the received RF signal to an off-channel...
Method and architecture for providing high bandwidth broadband
communication to fast moving users
A wireless communication network architecture 100 is provided. The wireless communication network architecture consists of multiple fiber optic rings 110, 120,...
Apparatus with two housings including a rotatable optical data
The present disclosure provides an apparatus (100) that can include a first housing (110) and a second housing (120) rotationally coupled to the first housing...
Method and device for answering an incoming call
A method (200) and device (100) for answering an incoming call to an electronic communication device enables the device to answer the incoming call using one of...
Method for blindly detecting a precoding matrix index
A method for blindly detecting a precoding matrix index used to transmit a data or control signal is provided. The method includes receiving at a mobile station...
Method and apparatus for transmission of uplink control signaling and user
data in a single carrier orthogonal...
A user equipment (UE) operating in an Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing communication system transmits Layer 1 and Layer 2 user data non-associated and...
Adaptive DC sub-carrier handling in a receiver
Receiving units will switch between performing a DC bias suppression and not removing the DC distortion at the receiver depending on the amount of DC...
Method and apparatus for resource allocation in an orthogonal frequency
division multiplexing communication system
A method and Node B are disclosed for allocation of "sticky" resources in an Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing communication system. The Node B...
Method and apparatus for detecting and identifying spectrum opportunities
A method (20,200) and apparatus (10) for detecting and identifying spectrum opportunities, including the steps of communicating a location of at least one node...
Method and apparatus for determining a mobility of a mobile station in a
wireless communication system
An infrastructure-based mobility determination module (MDM) receives multiple measurement reports from the MS and, for each received measurement report, stores...
Method of selecting a communication system for operating with a
communication device in an idle mode, and...
A method of selecting a communication system (2, 4) for operating with a communication device (100) during an idle mode of operation of the communication device...
Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving a data symbol stream
A transmitter comprises a block generator (109) which divides a data symbol stream into data symbol blocks. A divide processor (111) divides each block into a...
Method and apparatus for providing a decorative surface
A decorative housing (11) for a mobile device (10) includes a first faceted cell (12) having a first angled electro-optic element (14) disposed therein. A...
Digital imager with dual rolling shutters
A method of forming an image of a moving object is provided. The method includes capturing a first digital image of a moving object using a first rolling...
Solid state shutter devices and methods
Disclosed are methods and devices for solid state electronically switched optical shutters of cameras and other devices. The disclosed non-mechanical camera...
Method and apparatus for self-testing a digital-to-analog converter (DAC)
in an integrated circuit
An on-chip self testing digital-to-analog converter (DAC) is provided. The functionality of the DAC is measured using a combination of integral non-linearity...
Rotary knob assembly
A rotary knob assembly (100) includes a fixed raised boss (110) having a boss cavity (107) and a knob (102) optionally having a rotary switch stem (104)...
Audio signal decoder and method for producing a scaled reconstructed audio
During operation a multiple channel audio input signal is received and coded to generate a coded audio signal. A balance factor having balance factor components...
Method and apparatus for determining whether a device is suitable for
operating at an incidence location
A method and apparatus for determining whether a device is suitable for operating at an incidence location enables effective deployment of devices in a wireless...
Base station for a cellular communication system and a method of operation
A base station (101) for a cellular communication system comprises a transceiver (301) which receives measurement reports from a plurality of user equipments...
Method for simlutaneous communications management
A method for presenting multiple communications in a wireless communication device (100) comprising presenting (308) a plurality of communications concurrently...
Method and system for controlling transmitter power using variable
feedback transmitter parameters
A system (100) and method (300) of feedback transmitter power control can include a transmitter temperature detector such as a thermistor based temperature...
Method for detection of radar signals
A method provides for identifying short radar signals in presence of interfering signals from various sources applicable to U-NII devices. The method includes...
Synchronization in an uplink spatial division multiple access mode of a
WiMAX wireless communication system
An apparatus and method for synchronization in an uplink spatial division multiple access (UL SDMA) mode of a WiMAX wireless communication system includes a...
Orienting a scanning device with respect to a target location
Disclosed is a method for a scanning device to tell its user how to best orient the scanning device to scan a target location. The user approaches the target...
Portable radio housing
Method for updating location of user equipment
A method for updating location of a user equipment in a cellular system is disclosed. The method comprises the user equipment receiving route update radius...
Method for addressing user location errors in a cognitive radio system
A cognitive radio (CR) system (102) includes CR units (108, 110) that determine and update location-based system operating parameters to avoid interference with...
Method and apparatus for provisioning an electronic communication device
via a mobile internet protocol...
A method for updating wireless application protocol (WAP) data at an electronic communication device during a mobile internet protocol (MIP) registration...
Bone conduction assembly for communication headsets
A bone conduction assembly can include at least a microphone, an assembly stem, an ear cushion, and a microphone channel. The microphone can include an...
Uplink time synchronization in a communication system
An apparatus and method for uplink time synchronization in a communication system includes a first step 602 of receiving uplink data from a user equipment. A...
Method and apparatus for management of inactive connections for service
continuity in an agnostic access...
State machine diagram (300) illustrates inactive connection (303) management wherein all bindings are deregistered, but active sessions remain. The mobile...
Method and apparatus for generating an enhancement layer within an audio
During operation an input signal to be coded is received and coded to produce a coded audio signal. The coded audio signal is then scaled with a plurality of...
Method of signaling particular types of resource elements in a wireless
A method of signaling particular types of resource elements in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method can include, at a wireless terminal,...
Method and device for channel inspection in a communication system
To perform a channel inspection, a wireless communication device: monitors a common announcement channel (CACH) until detecting that a first set of identified...