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Load management for a mobility management entity of a cellular
A cellular communication system comprises a Mobile Management Entity, MME, 117 and a load characteristic processor 203 that determines an MME load...
Reconstruction of errored media streams in a communication system
A method for reconstructing and reproducing a received media stream while minimizing storage space is presented. The media stream transmitted by a transmitting...
Automatic translation of contracts to policies in policy-based networks
A system, method, and information processing system manage a network. At least one contract including one or more components is received at a network that uses...
Method and apparatus for providing a prioritized list of display devices
for display of a media file
A method and apparatus are disclosed for providing a prioritized list of display devices for display of a media file, the prioritized list being provided on a...
Modular multi-sided radio architecture
A multi-sided radio (200) includes an audio centric side (210) including a speaker (208) operationally independent of functions on an opposing side, a data...
Method and device for controlling access to a channel in a conventional
multi-site communication system
A repeater receives and repeats, on a multi-site channel, a sequence of control and media transmissions included in a session, wherein the session has a...
Intelligent messaging service
A method, information processing system, and wireless communication system, that provide wireless messaging services to wireless devices. A wireless messaging...
Subscriber server system for a cellular communication system
A subscriber server system 200 for a cellular communication system 100 comprises a subscriber data storage 205 which stores public identities associated with...
Method for facilitating a handover of a communication device,
communication device, application server for...
A method for facilitating a handover of a communication device (202) active on a first radio access network (210) to a second radio access network (206)...
Intelligent scheduling in a time division duplexing system to mitigate
near/far interference scenarios
A wireless communication system (100), method, and site controller (112) schedule at least one of transmission and reception of wireless data by at least one...
Resource allocation in cellular communication systems
A method for assigning resources to frequency selective (FS) and frequency non-selective (FNS) users, for example, in an orthogonal frequency-division...
Electrically non-interfering printing for electronic devices having
capacitive touch sensors
A capacitive sensor (200) for a touch sensitive electronic device (800) includes at least one graphic (401) visible to a user. The graphic (401) is configured...
Multi-layer cyclic redundancy check code in wireless communication system
A wireless communication device includes a receiver configured to receive a transport block with a sequence of bits wherein A is the number of bits, a first...
Electronic device having a dual autodiplexing antenna
A dual autodiplexing antenna (300) redirects power flow (303) from an unloaded antenna to a loaded antenna, thereby improving communication performance under...
Method of optimizing power consumption in a wireless device
A method and apparatus are provided for operating a wireless communication device. The method includes the steps of providing a plurality of battery powered...
Method and apparatus for downlink resource allocation in an orthogonal
frequency division multiplexing...
A communication is provided that schedules both Distributed Virtual Resource Blocks (DVRB) and Localized Virtual Resource Blocks (LVRB) in a same frequency...
Method and apparatus for synchronizing nodes
During each node's awake period, each node multicasts the relative time or slot of their next awake period (beaconing interval) to all neighboring nodes. This...
Method system and apparatus for telepresence communications utilizing
An apparatus, system and method for telepresence communications in an environment of a virtual location between two or more participants at multiple locations....
Frequency agile variable bandwidth radio frequency cavity resonator
A radio frequency (RF) cavity resonator having a resonator chamber and one or more RF coupling loop assemblies is presented. The RF coupling loop assembly has a...
Method and apparatus for alerting nodes of a malicious node in a mobile
ad-hoc communication system
A method and apparatus for alerting nodes of a malicious node in a mobile ad-hoc communication system is provided herein. Particularly, a method and apparatus...
Displaying a message on a personal communication device
Hardware not currently being used is re-oriented to a new purpose. Sensors on a personal communication device monitor the environment around the device. Based...
Uplink power alignment estimation in a communication system
A method and apparatus for uplink power alignment estimation in a communication system includes a step 600 of defining an upper threshold and a lower threshold...
Method for proximity detection in a wireless communication network
A method for proximity detection in a wireless communication network. A node attempts to determine the proximity of the closest neighboring node by transmitting...
Method and apparatus for controlling transmit power and incumbent
protection in a cognitive radio system
A cognitive radio (CR) device (208 and/or 218) avoids interference with an incumbent (207) receiver by determining maximum allowed transmit power levels of the...
Optimized tunneling methods in a network
A method for minimizing tunnels in a network, apparatus and computer-readable storage medium having computer readable code stored thereon for programming a...
Method and apparatus for robust local mobility management in a mobile
A method and apparatus for robust mobility management in a network having a mobile node (MN), a mobility anchor point (MAP), a correspondent node (CN1, CN2), a...
Multi-tier WLAN and method for propagating beacons in a multi-tier WLAN
A method for transmitting beacons by nodes in a multi-tier wireless local area network is disclosed. First, a first beacon by a tier 1 node in the multi-tier...
Wireless multicast broadcast service methods and apparatus
Embodiments include methods and apparatus associated with wireless multicast and/or broadcast services. A base station (102, FIG. 1) transmits data codes (504,...
System for enabling mobile coverage extension and peer-to-peer
communications in an ad hoc network and method...
A method for enabling mobile coverage extension and peer-to-peer communications in an ad hoc network is provided. The method includes communicating at least one...
Method for cooperative relaying within multi-hop wireless communication
A method for cooperative relaying within multi hop wireless communication systems includes a base station, in an attempt to decode a data packet, combining hard...
Fast OSPF inactive router detection
A fast OSPF inactive router detection technique is provided that detects the failure of a router and switches routing to an alternate router. The alternate...
Electronic device including a stepped lens
Disclosed is an electronic device including a lens having a stepped edge and a viewing area and more particularly, an electronic device having a display in...
Setting the white balance of a video frame
Disclosed is a method for setting the white balance of a video frame. The frame is first divided into sub-regions. Those sub-regions determined to be possibly...
Universal battery charger with adjustable pocket
A universal battery charger having an adjustable pocket for receiving batteries having differing dimensions. Each battery, regardless of their differing...
Audio control accessory
Method and apparatus for providing interoperability between a first
protocol and a second protocol
The application discloses a method and apparatus for providing interoperability for a mobile subscriber unit (MSU), employing a first protocol e.g., SCEP, with...
Method for generating a location signal
A communication device uses its FGU to generate a location signal that can be used by a reference device to calibrate the communication device and to determine...
Slider grounding to mitigate unwanted coupling and lossy antenna resonance
A method, apparatus, and electronic device with mitigated lossy antenna resonance are disclosed. A transceiver chassis may connect to a wireless network. A...
System and method for transmitting a sequence of pages in a communication
A system and method for transmitting a series of pages in a communication system. The system includes a paging console for placing a plurality of pages in a...
Coexistence and incumbent protection in a cognitive radio network
A method (300, 400) and a communication system (104, 106, 200) for dynamic RF spectrum allocation among a plurality of RF transmitters (108, 110, 112). A...
Method and apparatus for automatic near field communication application
selection in an electronic device
In a portable electronic device (100) having a plurality of near field communication applications stored within a plurality of execution environments, an...
Method for automatically performing an image processing function on an
A method (400) for automatically performing a plurality of image processing functions on an electronic device (100) by providing a plurality of image processing...
Method and apparatus for encrypted communications using IPsec keys
Disclosed is a method for encrypted communications. A first IPsec endpoint selects a security association (SA) from a security association database (SAD) by...
Method and system for managing a communication session
A method and system for managing a communication session is provided. The communication session is associated with multiple communication devices. The method...
Method and apparatus for generating phase shifted local oscillator signals
for a feedback loop on a transmitter
A transmitter is provided with a local oscillator (LO) processing unit to maintain stability in the transmitter's feedback loop. The LO processing unit includes...
Monitoring multiple modem transmission in a communication device
Within a communication device, a method of managing a plurality of modems can include determining a first measure of transmission power for a first modem (710),...
Method for recovering lost header
A method is disclosed that includes sending (304) a first full header from a source compressor (106) to a destination decompressor (112) wherein the source...
Distributed architecture and methods for broadcast/multicast service
A distributed architecture and method for MBMS delivery is disclosed. The various embodiments enable selection combining and soft combining by UEs for MBMS...
Mobile communication system and a mobile station, a base transceiver
station and a method for use therein
A mobile communication system (100) includes an infrastructure (121) including at least a first base transceiver station (123) and a plurality of mobile...