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Method and apparatus for facilitating the rendering of human communication
A device (200) that is presently rendering human communications content (202) via a corresponding human communication interface (203) will also passively...
Method and system for leveraging an authentication on one network to
obtain an authentication on another network
The present invention relates to a method and system of a method and system for leveraging a 3G authentication to obtain a 2G authentication for a mobile...
Method and apparatus for dynamic menuing of applications in a mobile
A mobile communication device (100) downloads an application file (300), which includes an application (302) and a menu parameter set (306). The mobile...
Apparatus and method for communicating and processing a positioning
reference signal based on identifier...
A base station communicates a positioning reference signal (PRS) to wireless communication devices over a downlink in a wireless communication system by...
Network assisted cell reselection in wireless communications systems and
A method in a mobile wireless communications network including sending (210) a reselection communication from a mobile station to the network, and receiving...
Method of operating a multi-camp mobile communication device while engaged
in a call and receiving a dispatch call
A multi-camp mobile communication device (100) includes a first radio modem (102) and a second radio modem (104). Each modem is designed to communicate with a...
System and method for performing communication in a wireless communication
A wireless communication network is provided in which a plurality of radio devices achieve frequency diversity. By utilizing cognitive capability within the...
Emergency dispatch management and prioritization of communication
A method and system for adaptively allocating shared communication resources in response to an emergency event are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, the...
An improved microphone assembly (128) is provided for porting two microphones (240, 242) of an opposing pair used for beam forming through a single symmetric...
Passive probing for handover in a local area network
A WLAN (108) includes a first access point (104) for providing wireless service within a first coverage area, a second access point (106) for providing wireless...
Dynamic CAN bus system configuration and messaging
A method and system for communicating over a controller area network (CAN) bus (14-22) enables messages to be routed from a controlling software component...
Method and system, with component kits for designing or deploying a
communications network which considers...
A computerized model provides a display of a physical environment in which a communications network is or will be installed. The communications network is...
Method and apparatus for selecting a communication mode based on energy
sources in a hybrid power supply
A method and apparatus that transmits data transmission in a wireless communication device having a power supply that includes a plurality of power sources is...
Device and method for reducing optical blurring
A camera-movement compensation device includes a first liquid-crystal cell with a pair of parallel transparent plates and a first voltage source coupled to the...
Method and system for equal acoustics porting
A device (300) and method (600) for equal audio porting is provided. The device can include a first side with at least one first audio port (182) providing a...
Enhanced OFDM by use of alternating polarization states
An Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexer (OFDM) transmitter and receiver apparatus consistent with certain embodiments of the present invention receives...
Method and apparatus for transmission within a multi-carrier communication
A method and apparatus are provided for indicating to a communication unit a plurality of modulation and coding schemes (MCSs) to be utilized for communication....
Method and apparatus for satellite positioning system time resolution
A method and apparatus that reduces the number of possible time alignment possibilities to simplify the satellite positioning system time-ambiguity resolution...
Method and apparatus for charging a battery to an enhanced capacity
A lithium-ion battery (126) is normally charged using a constant current/constant voltage charge regime (206, 210), where the battery is charged to a...
Graphical user interface for a display screen
Graphical user interface for a display screen
Graphical user interface for a display screen
Method and apparatus for spur reduction in a frequency synthesizer
A frequency synthesizer includes: a frequency source generating a reference signal that includes a plurality of pulses having periodicity based on a reference...
Diversity control in wireless communications devices and methods
A wireless communications device (100) includes a primary radio frequency branch (134) and a diversity branch (136), which is enabled and disabled to balance...
System and method for sonet equipment fault management
A fiber-optic communications interface (110) and method of operation that operates with a paired fiber-optic communications interface (112) in a redundant...
Systems, methods and apparatus for allocating time slots in an ad hoc
wireless communication network
In a network comprising a source, a destination, and intermediate nodes along a route between the source and the destination, techniques are provided for...
System and method for generating multimedia composites to track mobile
A wireless communication device (104) for providing guidance about surrounding conditions and a communication server (1000) for receiving data feeds from...
Multi-frequency conductive-strip antenna system
To address the above-mentioned need an antenna (100) is provided having a conductive-strip radiating element (102) supported above a substrate (206) via three...
Method and apparatus for encoding and decoding data
A method and apparatus for selecting interleaver sizes for turbo codes is provided herein. During operation information block of size K is received. An...
Re-direction of streaming multimedia in wireless communication devices in
response to low battery level
A wireless communication device includes a wireless transceiver, a controller having a re-direction output communicably coupled to the wireless transceiver, and...
Wireless communication device for sending and receiving signals in a
plurality of frequency bands
An wireless communication device with an antenna (400) for sending and receiving signals in a plurality of frequency bands generates a plurality of resonances...
Automated communication using image capture
A method (600) of communicating that can include, responsive to receiving an image (125), automatically processing the image to associate the image with a...
Method and system for locating a wireless device in a wireless
A method and system for locating a Wireless electronic device (200) in a wireless communication network (100) is provided. The method includes sending a ranging...
Method and apparatus to facilitate forming a compensated image of a
Straight lines in a compensated image of a wide-angle image are identified (102) and corresponding curved lines of pixels in the wide-angle image identified...
Digital pre-distortion for orthogonal frequency division multiplexing
A method (300) and a system (100) for processing an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) signal. At least one portion of an OFDM symbol (125) that...
Method and appratus for rate matching within a communication system
A method and apparatus for rate matching is described. During operation of a transmitter, multiple data streams are received and individually interleaved with a...
Optical keypad for electronic device
Disclosed in a wearable electronic device including an optical keypad supported by a keypad housing. The optical keypad may include a plurality of keys disposed...
Dynamic updating of product profiles for active lifestyles
A method and wireless communication device are provided for managing information associated with purchases of active lifestyle products. The method includes...
Electromagnetic testing model of human hand
Model human hands (902) for use in electromagnetic (e.g., microwave and RF) testing comprise a skeleton (1200, 104) of dielectric tubes (142, 148, 166, 170,...
Method of making a customized wireless communication device
A method of making a customized wireless communication device (100) is disclosed. It can include the steps of: inputting (110) customer requirements; generating...
Home network searching when roaming in wireless communications networks
A method in a wireless communications device including determining whether the device is operating in a network other than a home network, determining whether...
Method and device for changing to a speakerphone mode
A method (200), and electronic communication device (100), for automatically selectively changing from one mode of operation to a speakerphone mode of operation...