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Method and apparatus for operating a node within a mobile ad hoc cognitive
A method and apparatus for operation of a node within a mobile ad hoc cognitive radio network is provided. The method includes sensing at least one assigned...
Method for multi-band communication routing within a wireless
A method of operation of a node for multi-band communication routing within a wireless communication system comprises communicating a communication session on a...
Radio device and slot antenna which facilitates operation of a user
A portable communication device (100, 800, 900) has an antenna element (102, 1206). The antenna element forms a slot (104, 1208) which is used as a slot...
Encoder that optimizes bit allocation for information sub-parts
A encoder/decoder architecture (200, 300, 700) that uses an arithmetic encoder (220) to encode the MSB portions of the output of a Factorial Pulse Coder (212),...
Multi-layer cyclic redundancy check code in wireless communication system
A communication device is disclosed. The device is configured to generate a first block of first cyclic redundancy check (CRC) parity bits on a transport block...
Retransmission in a cellular communication system
A base station (103) operates a hybrid retransmission scheme for a communication to a first subscriber unit (101) over a communication channel of an air...
Method for facilitating user of a communication device to control multiple
concurrent communication sessions
A method of operating a communication device to facilitate a user to control multiple concurrent communication sessions. In operation, the communication device...
Clamshell phone with edge access
A handheld communication device (10) is provided. The handheld communication device (10) includes a first housing (102) having a circuit board portion (230) and...
Device and method for frequency scanning using two radios
A device (100) and method for frequency scanning uses two radios. The device (100) includes a processor (515), a scan radio (130) including a receiver (135)...
Method and device for restricted access contact information datum
A method in a mobile communication device and a network for transmitting, receiving, and processing a user-accessible contact information data entry in a...
Systems and method for triggering proximity detection
Disclosed are methods and devices including a mobile communication device, a proximity application server and a receiving device. The methods of the mobile...
Method and apparatus for selectively distributing media inputs associated
with an incident
An information distribution device performs a method for selectively distributing media associated with an incident to a plurality of responders assigned to the...
Adaptive antenna tuning systems and methods
Embodiments include antenna tuning systems and methods of tuning an antenna of a wireless device with an antenna, a circuit with at least one tunable component,...
Method and apparatus for coexistence
A method for coexistence of an orthogonal frequency division multiple access (OFDMA) receiver (117) such as a WiMAX receiver with a synchronous frame-based...
Method and device for transmitting data packets
A method for transmitting a packet from a transmitting node to a destination node in a communication network can enable improved network efficiency. The method...
Method and apparatus for zone controller based dynamic spectrum allocation
The application discloses a method and apparatus for dynamic spectrum allocation to a secondary communication system seeking to operate within the spectrum of a...
Method and system for codebook-based closed-loop MIMO using common pilots
and analog feedback
A method and system that enables the usage of sounding-based feedback or analog feedback in a MIMO communication system with non-beamformed or broadcast pilot...
Method and device for detecting a GSM channel of interest
A method for detecting a GSM channel of interest, in a wireless communication device capable of supporting broadband as well as narrowband wireless systems,...
System and method for selecting a number of spatial streams to be used for
transmission based on probing of...
Systems and methods are provided for determining a number of spatial channels to use to transmit a data packet from a source node to a destination node. This...
Audio visual tracking with established environmental regions
A method, apparatus, and electronic device for audio-video conferencing are disclosed. A memory may store an initial historical configuration parameter...
Remote speaker microphone accessory
Audio signal decoder and method for producing a scaled reconstructed audio
A set of peaks in a reconstructed audio vector S of a received audio signal is detected and a scaling mask .psi.(S) based on the detected set of peaks is...
Resource partitioning in a cellular communication system
A cellular communication system (100) a first Radio Network Controller (107) supporting different communication service types. A first resource controller (203)...
Determining wireless system availability using emergency alert system
A method and information processing system transmit emergency alert system messages to wireless devices. An EAS alert message (302) is transmitted to at least...
Up-link SDMA receiver for WiMAX
A method, a system and a receiver device provide timing and frequency correction in a spatial division multiple access (SDMA) system. A timing and frequency...
Method and apparatus for facilitating switched packet data services on
A method and apparatus for establishing data connections between multiple networks is provided. A portable, electronic device 300, such as a mobile telephone,...
Fractional frequency reuse in a communication system
An apparatus and method for fractional frequency reuse in a communication system. The method includes a first step 400 of partitioning a sub-frame into resource...
A dual-band antenna includes a first antenna element having a generally "J" shaped element, and a second antenna element having a generally "h" shaped element....
Automated method for securely establishing simple network management
protocol version 3 (SNMPv3) authentication...
In an SNMP network including a Manager Station having a first digital certificate and an Agent Station having a second digital certificate, the MS generates a...
System and method for providing a distributed virtual mobility agent
An indication is received from the mobile station (114) indicating that the mobile station (114) is moving from an originating mobility agent (106) to a...
Method and apparatus for controlling power among modems in a multi-mode
mobile communication device
A multi-mode communication device (100) uses a first wireless modem (118) and a second wireless modem (120) which operates independently to facilitate...
Methods and systems for identity management in wireless devices
Methods and devices for allowing a wireless communication device (1301) initially unauthorized for communication with a network to obtain persistent soft...
Method and system for forming a communication group for content
distribution related to an event
A method and system is implemented to form a communication group comprising a plurality of entities. The method includes receiving a resource manager state...
User interface methods and apparatus for processing voice call requests
from a mobile station based on...
Methods and apparatus for processing voice call requests based on communication conditions of a mobile communication device are disclosed. In one illustrative...
Methods for mobility management of user equipment in a long term evolution
A UE connected to a serving cell: determines a set of virtual channels of interest to the UE; determines that the UE is in one of a plurality of ACTIVE states;...
A block encoder is operable to encode a target region of an image. The encoder encodes blocks from a target region of an image. The encoded blocks are stored in...
Wind filter for use with a microphone
A wind filter device (215) for use with a microphone (203), the wind filter device including a substrate (219) having an aperture (221) extending through the...
Method and apparatus for configuring channel quality feedback in an
orthogonal frequency division multiplexing...
In an Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing communication system wherein a frequency bandwidth is divided into multiple sub-bands, a method and a scheduler...
Feedforward of non-quantized precoding weights in a wireless
An apparatus and method to feedforward non-quantized precoding weights in an OFDM communication system includes a first step (300) of sending feedback...
Resource sharing between a plurality of communication networks
A method of resource sharing between a plurality of communication networks each having a nominal resource allocation of a shared air interface resource and a...
Method and apparatus for scheduling an acknowledgement transmission
A communication system distributes, in the time domain, acknowledgment transmissions by a group of access terminals sharing a same time domain resource. A...
Cellular communication system and a method of operation therefor
A cellular communication system comprises a media gateway (111) which interfaces between a packet switched network (113) and a circuit switched network (115)....
Method for distributing media in an infrastructure based communication
A wireless communication device acquires membership in a predefined group, joins an ad hoc network associated with the predefined group, and joins and...
Method and system for managing communication between a base station and
A method and system for managing a communication between a base station (102) and plurality of subscriber stations (104, 106, 108 and 110) is disclosed. The...
Method for conserving resources during wireless handover of a dual mode
A method is described that is for handing over a multi-mode mobile device from a first network technology to a second network technology. The method includes...
Wireless local area network
A wireless local area network comprising an access point and a plurality of remote stations arranged to communicate using Orthogonal Frequency Division...
Subframe component reduction and notification in a heterogeneous wireless
A wireless base unit (102) supporting carrier aggregation determines a truncation time period (159, 169) in order to create a reduced subframe component (154,...
Method and apparatus for increasing performance of a wireless
A method for increasing performance of a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes determining (220) quality of service parameters that...