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Routing topology bandwidth management methods and system
A system for facilitating bandwidth management in a routing domain is presented. In the system, area bandwidth managers are coupled to a domain bandwidth...
Method and apparatus for initial acquisition and cell search for an OFDMA
A method and apparatus is provided for transmitting an orthogonal frequency domain multiple access (OFDMA) signal including a synchronization channel signal...
Turbo interference suppression in communication systems
Disclosed is a method and communication device for suppressing interference. The method comprises performing, with a turbo decoder (314), at least one turbo...
Automatic repeat request (ARQ) reset method
An Automatic Repeat-reQuest (ARQ) Reset method for an ARQ transmitter disables (120) transmission, starts (130) an ARQ transmitter window at a first...
Interactive data mining system
An interactive data mining system (100, 3000) that is suitable for data mining large high dimensional (e.g., 200 dimension) data sets is provided. The system...
Method and device for traversing a scan list in a communication system
A wireless communication device accesses a scan list that includes a plurality of scan members sorted at least by receive frequency and attempts to detect...
Method and apparatus to facilitate bandwidth allocation management in
integral combination with memory capacity...
A method and apparatus to facilitate managing communications with at least one wireless node (102, 103) having an outbound payload memory in a severely...
Encoder and decoder using arithmetic stage to compress code space that is
not fully utilized
An encoder/decoder architecture including an arithmetic encoder that encodes the MSB portions of a Factorial Pulse Coder output, and that encodes an output of a...
Device and method to prolong the life of an energy source
A wireless communication device (200) and method (300) adapted to prolong the useful life of an energy storage device is disclosed. In its simplest form, it can...
Method and system for power management
A method for managing power of a power source and a system is disclosed. The method includes determining (404) a power source capacity value for the power...
Wearable auscultation system and method
A method and system for monitoring physiological parameters is useful for remote auscultation of the heart and lungs. The system includes an acoustic sensor...
Image projector with internally tiled intermediate images
Disclosed are a system and method for microprojection that uses multiple imagers to produce a high resolution output image. Each of a set of imagers produces a...
Automatically switching a TDMA radio affiliated with a FDMA site to a TDMA
A method and system for dynamically triggering re-connection of a TDMA-capable radio to a TDMA-based talk group via a TDMA site. The dynamic re-connection is...
Method and apparatus for improving success rate and time of call setup for
a mobile station experiencing high...
A method and apparatus may improve success rate and time of call-setup while a mobile station is experiencing high interference. The method checks (255) if a...
System and method for pre-configuring and authenticating data
An electronic device includes a data processor and data communication mechanism for: (a) transmitting, via an optical link, configuration and authentication...
System and method for managing interaction in a virtual environment
A first viewer (310) is activated to define and render a visualization of a first interactive virtual reality experience to a user. At least one first...
Double-sided backlight and assembly incorporating a double-sided light
source coupling light guide
Described are a backlight, a backlight assembly for use in an electronic device and an electronic device configured to activate the backlight's first light...
Method and apparatus for setting and managing operational dynamics within
cognitive radio networks
In certain embodiments, a method for managing operational parameters of a cognitive radio device to minimize non-compliance with a regulatory policy involves...
Method of assigning provisional identification to a subscriber unit and
The present disclosure provides an efficient and effective method for allocating provisional PUIDs and PGIDs to subscriber units and groups during a failure,...
Devices and methods for content sharing
Described are methods and devices for automatically coupling two or more mobile communication devices (502, 541) to share content such as calls, music,...
Method and apparatus for battery-aware dynamic bandwidth allocation for
wireless sensor networks
A method and apparatus that allocates bandwidth among wireless sensor nodes in a wireless sensor network (WSN) is disclosed. The method may include allocating...
Intelligent power supply and cable system
This invention includes a power supply having a plurality of cables, each corresponding to a unique electronic host device. The cable includes a memory device...
Satellite positioning system receivers and methods
A satellite positioning system receiver programmed to determine information for a satellite using ephemeris data (710), determine information for the same...
Ear cushion for an audio device
Phase calibration for multiple transmitter systems
A method, wireless communication device, and a base station calibrate relative phase of a plurality of output signals from respectively combined plurality of...
Wireless backhaul power amplification using fourier transform matricies
An apparatus amplifies RF signals in a communication system by using a first directional coupler having at least two inputs and at least two outputs; at least...
Reference sequence construction for fast cell search
A method and apparatus for fast cell search based on a chirp reference signal transmission is disclosed herein. A primary synchronization channel (P-SCH) and...
Mechanism for maximizing uplink bandwidth by overlapping control regions
in WiMAX systems
A method and system for allocating a particular uplink control region to both HARQ ACKCH and CQICH in order to maximize uplink bandwidth for data transfer in a...
Method and system for utilizing commonality in data streams
A device (132) for dynamically selecting a wireless communication mode for wirelessly communicating information to at least two wireless communication devices...
System and method for detecting an unlicensed mobile alliance (UMA)
service in GSM wireless communication networks
Techniques are provided for scanning for access points with a wireless communication device including a baseband processor and a WLAN processor. A data download...
System and method for providing provisioning and upgrade services for a
In one embodiment, a system is disclosed. The system includes a wireless data processing device, a messaging service to maintain data objects on behalf of a...
System and method for managing applications and media content of a
wireless communication device
A wireless communication device for providing channel information is described. The wireless communication device comprises a housing having a first display and...
Method for indicating a band plan for a trunked radio communications
A receiving device in the trunked radio communications system receives an outbound signaling word comprising at least an opcode field and a band plan field,...
System and method for asynchronous wireless services using reverse service
A notification service and correspondingly configured wireless device for providing asynchronous communications over a communication network for an application...
Method and system for adaptive ray launching
A system (170) and method (300) for ray launching is provided. The system can include a transmitter (110) for successively launching a plurality of rays, and a...
Communication device with single output audio transducer
A communication device 100 includes a first audio output 105; a second audio output 110; an audio transducer 115 for dual mode use; a shuttered acoustic path...
Sync bursts frequency offset compensation
A method (500) and system for compensation of frequency offset between a first transceiver (102) and a second transceiver (104) in wireless communication are...
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. For one embodiment, a password associated with the wireless...
Apparatus and method for delayed answering of an incoming call
A wireless hands-free device is operable to communicate with a mobile communication device over a short-range wireless link. The hands-free device includes a...
Method and apparatus for selecting call list numbers based on entry/exit
to a WLAN
A wireless communication device (100) includes a transceiver (204) that is operable to communicate with a first wireless communication network (104) and a...
Adaptive bearer configuration for broadcast/multicast service
A method and apparatus for providing adaptive bearer configuration for MBMS delivery is disclosed. A first aspect of the present disclosure is a method of...
Spectrally constrained local oscillator switching
A method and frequency converter for a radio rapid frequency signal scanning and including a local oscillator signal synthesis source (112) producing a local...