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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...
Latency-aware adaptive bandwidth request mechanism for real-time
communication in WiMAX
A method and apparatus for requesting bandwidth in a subscriber station is disclosed. The method dynamically changes the size of the bandwidth request based on...
System and method for monitoring congestion in communication systems
A system and method for monitoring congestion in a communication system including an external packet switched network. The communication system includes a...
Antenna sub-assembly for electronic device
A portable electronic device (100) having an antenna sub-assembly (204) including a conductor with a first portion (216) along a first surface of a circuit...
Antenna reciprocity calibration
A method and a system for calibrating at least one antenna (1,1-1,3. 1,j). At least a first antenna (1,4) within a first antenna array (102) can be selected as...
Method for using recording rules and previous value selection rules for
presence information in a...
In a communications system, a presence server maintains and distributes presence information in accordance with recording rules and previous value selection...
Method and system for secure exchange of data in a network
A first network device implements a method for the secure exchange of data in a network. The network also includes a second network device and a remote device....
Method and apparatus for one-click reminder creation
An electronic communication device (100) is configured to automatically create reminders in a reminder application (206) in response to received communications,...
Communication system and method of operation therefor
A communication system comprises a set of user equipments which are arranged to simultaneously transmit a signal over an air interface to a base station. Each...
System and method for peer-to-peer wide area network communication
A method of operating a peer to facilitate fast group communication between subscribers in a peer-to-peer wide area network is disclosed. In the peer-to-peer...
Method, signal and apparatus for managing the transmission and receipt of
broadcast channel information
The present invention provides a method for transmitting broadcast channel information as part of a broadcast channel signal having one or more transmission...
Communicating system information in a wireless communication network
An apparatus and method for communicating system information in a wireless communication network. A first step 200 includes defining unicast threshold...
An antenna includes a U-shaped radiator portion having a first extending arm and a second extending arm parallel and adjacent the first extending arm and...
User interface for a vehicle installed communication device
A radio communication device (100) for use in a public safety vehicle is provided with a user interface that combines tactile landmarks in the form of global...
Cellular wireless communication device and method for managing the receipt
of a handover command
The present invention provides a cellular wireless communication system, a cellular wireless communication device and a method for managing the receipt of a...
Method and system for floor control in a wireless network
A method and system for establishing floor control in a communication session enables remote control of devices in a network and provides a status update...
Method for ending a call session in a communication system
A repeater receives an indication that a subscriber unit is initiating a call session on a channel, and indicates that the channel is busy. The repeater repeats...
Methods and apparatus for use in a packet data network
A GGSN receives a request associated with a session creation for a mobile entity. The GGSN begins a process (a four-way handshake) for obtaining network access...
Method for adaptive beaconing
A method of adaptive beaconing includes operating a node within an ad hoc wireless communication network to calculate a probability P for an interval of time I;...
Laser projector display modules and arrangements of components of laser
projector display modules
A laser projector display module for a handheld device may include an electronics module, a miniaturized light source module electrically connected with the...
Method and apparatus for identifying a geographic area having undesirable
A method and apparatus for identifying a geographic area having undesirable wireless service is described. The method includes, collecting Radio frequency (RF)...
Joining a session in a communication network supporting multimedia group
An apparatus and method for establishing a session in a communication network supporting multimedia group calls. A first step (202) includes determining streams...
Arrangement for variable bass reflex cavities
A modified housing in a portable product (400, 500, 700, or 800) includes a housing detail (405, 506, 706 or 710 or 806) forming at least a portion of a loud...
Method to quite consecutive narrow band channels
A method and apparatus for quieting multiple channels is provided herein. During operation, transmission activity on each channel is analyzed and a best band is...
Method for preventing co-channel operation with radar systems
A method for preventing co-channel operation with a radar system includes the steps of setting a state of a first communication channel to active, connecting to...
Antenna-aware method for transmitting packets in a wireless communication
A method for transmitting packets in a wireless communication network includes taking into consideration an antenna mode prior to transmission. The method...
Wi-Fi enabled router having uplink bandwith sharing capability
A method and apparatus is provided for forwarding data traffic to a broadband network. The method includes receiving at a local broadband wireless router data...
Pivoting structure coupled to a rotatable housing structure
Disclosed are pivoting structures and methods of pivoting structure. The pivoting structures can include a movable shutter plate including an aperture,...
Devices, systems, and methods for priority charging of a group of
Disclosed are a device, system and method for multiple mobile communication devices that may be charged according to their relative priority and/or for multiple...