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Method and device for generating a location signal
A frequency generation unit (FGU) in a communication device includes a voltage controlled oscillator (VCO), an adjustable filter having a capacitive element for...
Method for high volume manufacturing of thin film batteries
Concepts and methods are provided to reduce the cost and complexity of thin film battery (TFB) high volume manufacturing by eliminating and/or minimizing the...
System and method for providing secure access to password-protected
A method of a wireless communication device for accessing secure resources of a resource provider or the device itself. A password associated with the wireless...
Method and apparatus to facilitate partitioning use of wireless
communication resources amongst base stations
A central controller (300) receives (201), from each of a plurality of base stations certain operating information. This operating information can comprise, for...
Apparatus and method for communicating and processing a reference signal
based on an identifier associated with...
A base station, which includes a processor and a transmitter, communicates a reference signal to wireless communication devices in a wireless communication...
Cellular scanning optimization in multimode wireless terminal
A multimode wireless communication terminal capable of operating on a cellular communication network and a second communication network, for example, an...
Terminal for use in a wireless communication system and a method of
A terminal (200) and method for operation thereof for use in a wireless communication system (100), the terminal including a plurality of antennas (215, 235,...
System and method to improve RF simulations
A system (100) and method (400) for improving Radio Frequency (RF) Antenna Simulation is provided. The method can include determining (402) a proximity of an...
Techniques for handling service flows in wireless communication systems
A technique for handling service flows in a wireless communication system includes receiving a first packet over a first service flow. In this case, the first...
Method and device for establishing a secure route in a wireless network
A method for establishing a secure route in a wireless network as provided improves network efficiency. According to one aspect, the method includes receiving...
Mobile telephone with improved man machine interface
The present invention envisages a GSM mobile telephone in which a line of icons is displayed on a display. As a user navigates through the displayed line of...
Method for increasing system capacity and wireless device battery life by
selection of delay gap between QPC...
A method in a wireless communication system (100) dynamically updates paging gap times (314, 324) associated with a plurality of addresses (312, 322) of at...
Method and apparatus for resource allocation
A method and apparatus for allocating resources to a node in an ad-hoc communication system is provided herein. During operation, nodes of the system will...
In a radio network environment, reducing interference among overlapping
Disclosed is a method for a femtocell to reduce interference with an overlapping macrocell. The femtocell determines soft-frequency-reuse ("SFR") information of...
Configurable and pushable carrier communications with rich content
Apparatus, methods, data structures, and computer programming for the display on mobile wireless communications devices of information without the authorization...
Telephony services in mobile IP networks
An emergency telephone call is supported and routed to a Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) in an IP based packet switched wireless communications network. An...
Method and apparatus for aggregating information in a wireless
A Wireless Router (WR) aggregates information regarding the emergency calls based on their context and routes the aggregated emergency information to the...
Method and device for detecting presence of a carrier signal in a received
A device receives a signal and, prior to demodulating the signal determines whether carrier is present in the received signal based on the correlation depth of...
Conversation outcome enhancement method and apparatus
A system  is provided that includes a first set of sensors  to sense a set of conditions of at least one participant in a conversation and generate...
Address resolution protocol-based wireless access point method and
A wireless access point (200), upon determining (101) that a need exists to support a communication need of a mobile station, acquires (102) a first Internet...
Method and system for in-band wireless backstretch
Disclosed are a method and system for transmitting and receiving traffic, by a plurality of backhaul collector sites, to and from transceivers associated with...
Method for optimizing spatial diversity gain of a set of nodes used for
A group of nodes used for sensing in a cooperative sensing communication system (100) are selected from nodes (104-112) associated with a base station (102)...
Hands free cellular communication device having a deployable antenna
Disclosed is a wireless communication device capable of being positioned in a wearable position adjacent a user's head and including a deployable planar antenna...
Method and apparatus for a power supply modulator linearizer
A method and apparatus for a power amplifier module is described. The module includes a power amplifier and a power supply modulator coupled to the power...
Method and apparatus for altering device appearance
A housing (100, 300, 600, 700) for storing and protecting items comprises a photoreactive material (106) that selectively and irreversibly changes colors upon...
System and method for controlling use of uplink random access channels
(RACHS) based on multi-dimensional...
Systems and methods are provided for controlling use of uplink random access channels (RACHs) based on multi-dimensional subscriber classification. These...
Physical downlink control channel specific scrambling
A method, apparatus, and electronic device for creating a connection between a base station and user equipment are disclosed. A transceiver 202 may receive a...
Methods and apparatus for conserving energy used by a mobile device
Methods and apparatus are provided for saving energy in a mobile device configured to maintain a persistent communication session with an application server...
Generation of a composite mitigation signal with a desired spectral energy
A method (1100, 1200) of generating a composite mitigation signal (216, 902, 1002) is presented. The composite mitigation signal includes an odd integer (N) of...
Low complexity frequency hopping solution for performance testing system
A system and method for low complexity frequency hopping simulation for communication device performance testing is disclosed. A baseband and channel model...
Method and apparatus for controlling traffic congestion in a wireless
In a wireless communication system, a method and apparatus for controlling traffic congestion includes determining that the traffic congestion at a plurality of...
Opportunistic spectrum sensing optimization for a communication system
A combination of subscriber clustering and link interleaving provides a cognitive radio system (CR) 100 with opportunities to sense an incumbent system's...
Device and method for phase compensation
A frequency generation unit is provided that permits a receiver to tune from channel to channel without cycle skipping and in which compensation for phase...
Headset for a communication device
Battery interface assembly for a communication device
A battery interface assembly for a communication device (100), such as a portable radio, is provided to ensure a reliable interconnection between battery...
Method for information signal distribution between communication devices
based on operating characteristics of...
A method for managing information signal distribution in a communication system (100) includes transmitting a signal containing information configured according...
Method for initiating a communication while participating in another
Within a two way radio frequency communication system, a repeater transmits an identity of a rest channel when transmitting during an active communication call...
Reservation of mobile station communication resources
A method (300) for allocating mobile station resources. The method can include receiving a message (120) over a wireless communications network (110) from an...
Determining position of a node based on aged position data
Techniques are provided for determining a position of a node. For example, the node receives first position data from a first reference node and second position...
Method and apparatus for distributed sensing management and control within
a cognitive radio network
A technique for spectrum sensing management and control for a secondary communication system seeking to utilize another communication system's spectrum is...
Method and apparatus for determining capability of a serving system for
anchoring a call using an intelligent...
A method (200) for determining capability of a serving system for anchoring a call using an intelligent network protocol is provided. A communication network...
Method and system for data transmission in a wireless network
A method and system for data transmission by computational devices in a wireless network (100) are disclosed. A computational device (102) organizes the...
System and method to provide differentiated routing in multi-hop
multi-radio wireless networks
A method provides for differentiating usage permissions between different categories of communication traffic within a given network. The method includes...