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Ear hook interface
Headset for a communication device
Automatic generation of policies and roles for role based access control
A method (400) of automatically generating policies and/or roles for role based access (RBAC). The method can include presenting a policy or policy generation...
Content item retrieval based on a free text entry
A method and apparatus for textual searching of a database is provided herein. During operation a user will input a letter into a search engine. The search...
Selectively rendering a communication at a communication device
A method to selectively rendering a communication at a receiving communication device comprises receiving a communication and determining whether an association...
Communication system and method of operation therefor
A Multiple In Multiple Out (MIMO) communication system comprises an air interface scheduler for allocating air interface resource to a plurality of user...
Spectrum coordination controller
A method, wireless controller, and information processing system that define communication channel allocation. Communication channel allocation commands...
Reflective morphable display device and method of feature activation
Disclosed is reflective morphable display with multi-layered depth viewing, low power consumption and few components and a method of activating various features...
Electrochemical cell with singular coupling and method for making same
An electrochemical cell (400) is provided having a singular electrical coupling. A flexible substrate (200) having an interconnect extension (209) is coupled to...
Method and apparatus for recommending content items
A recommendation apparatus comprises a monitoring processor which monitors the presentation of content items. A sample processor determines preference data for...
Mobile communication device with dedicated speakerphone microphone
A mobile communication device having a first housing and a second housing proximally coupled to the first housing. The first housing and the second housing can...
Temporary storage or specialized transmission of multi-microphone signals
A communication device contains multiple microphones that receive acoustic signals from a user and from the background. The acoustic signals from the user are...
Method and apparatus for link adaptation by stochastically selecting a
A method and apparatus for link adaptation is provided. A node stores a set of transmit parameters and corresponding selection probabilities for each of the...
System and method for providing low overhead floor control in a
distributed peer-to-peer communications network
A system and method for providing low overhead floor control in a distributed control two-way radio communications network (200) including one or more...
Cellular telephone and multimedia accessory audio system adaptor and
An audiocassette adapter (10) for coupling a mobile wireless communication station (20) to an audiocassette player, including a cassette head coupling device...
Communicating non-scheduling information in wireless networks
A wireless communication infrastructure entity 200 and methods therein including assigning a first wireless communication terminal to one or more resources, and...
Method and apparatus for reducing round trip latency and overhead within a
During operation radio frames are divided into a plurality of subframes. Data is transmitted over the radio frames within a plurality of subframes, and having a...
Hinged device with rotational hinge actuation
A device (100) having a first housing (101) and a second housing (102) may be selectively opened with a multi-axis coupling mechanism (500). The multi-axis...
A system (100) for communicating multimedia messages includes a multimedia message server (102) that is operable to transmit (1404, 1406, 1408) visual media, a...
Portable electronic device having self-calibrating proximity sensors
A method of a portable electronic device for self-calibration of a proximity sensor. A background measurement is obtained by the proximity sensor and a...
Method and apparatus for allocating channel resources in a wireless
Disclosed is a method for dynamically allocating channel resources in a wireless communication system. A request for a channel resource by a new talkgroup call...
Handover between radio networks
A communication system comprises a first radio network supporting a first air interface standard and a second radio network supporting a second air interface...
Method and apparatus for removing DC offset in a direct conversion
A method and apparatus for correcting direct current (DC) offset errors of a received signal in a direct conversion receiver (DCR) are provided. DC offset...
Acoustic suppression using ancillary RF link
Methods and systems are described in which the feedback between a transmitter and collocated receiver is reduced so that the overall feedback loop gain is less...
Method and apparatus for establishing peer-to-peer communications
A method and apparatus that establishes peer-to-peer communications is disclosed. The method may include determining a group to which a first device belongs,...
Method for error detection in a decoded digital signal stream
The present invention relates to a method for analyzing a decoded digital signal stream. The method comprises decoding an encoded digital signal stream to...
Method for providing enhanced floor control for group calls between a
dispatch communications network and a...
A method for providing enhanced floor control (500) between a dispatch communications network and a cellular telephone communications network includes...
Expandable text messaging service protocol for use with a two-way radio
An expandable text messaging service protocol for use with a two-way radio transceiver includes an extension bit field for creating an expandable header for...
Method and system for personal area networks
A system (160) and method (400) is provided for validating a location of a tracking device. The method can include monitoring (902) a set of signal strengths...
Light generating layer for a reflective display
A self emission device (644) that emits light (526). The self emission device can include at least one light emission layer (104) encompassing an area, and...
Autonomous operation of networking devices
A system, method, and information processing system for managing a configuration of a network device. A current state associated with at least one network...
Method and apparatus for uniterm discovery and voice-to-voice search on
A method, system and communication device for enabling uniterm discovery from audio content and voice-to-voice searching of audio content stored on a device...
Component packaging for handheld communication devices
A handheld communication device may comprise a first housing and a second housing. The first housing may include a first keypad and a battery. The second...
Reduced scanning within a uniform period in out-of-service conditions
A method (300) and mobile device (120) for reduced scanning within a uniform period in an out-of-service condition is described herein. In one arrangement, the...
System and method for adaptive contextual communications
A system and method for adaptive contextual communications is disclosed. A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for...
On demand antenna feedback
A feedback method in which a notification is received that a transmitting device has scheduled a transmission of data to the receiving device. Antenna feedback...
Wireless communication system, portable radio repeater and magazine
A wireless communication system and portable radio repeater are described. The system includes a portable magazine having multiple portable radio repeaters...
Method and apparatus for providing feedback of vocal quality to a user
Embodiments of the invention relate to a feedback mechanism that informs a user of a communication device to adjust the volume, pitch, tone or other...
Method and controller for syncronizing a wireless communication device and
A communication controller and a method is provided for synchronizing a wireless communication device and a wireless communication network having two or more...
Apparatus and method for transmitting uplink control information on shared
Mobile station applications (419) may include an SI unit (409) for piggy backing SI onto data stored in data buffer (421) and also for adding an indicator to...
Method and apparatus for relay facilitated communications
Communications sourced by a remote unit (14) that is already within reception range of a base site (10) can nevertheless be further facilitated through...
Mobile wireless communications device comprising non-planar internal
antenna without ground plane overlap
A mobile wireless communications device may include a housing, a main dielectric substrate carried by the housing, circuitry carried by the main dielectric...
Signal processing method and power amplifier device
A signal processing method and power amplifier device are disclosed. The method may include receiving a signal to be transmitted, decomposing an original signal...
Carbon nano tube Litz wire for low loss inductors and resonators
An upper frequency-range circuit (160) includes a load element (168) exhibiting a capacitive load impedance. A first matching network (166) includes at least...
User-configurable priority list for mobile device electronic payment
A mobile device as disclosed herein can support a plurality of electronic payment applications such as credit and/or debit applications. During a payment...