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Method and system of providing navigation information
A method and system of providing navigation information is provided. The method comprises obtaining (105) a communication requirement of a user and determining...
Apparatus and method for responding to unlicensed network failure
An apparatus and method for responding to unlicensed network failure. A failure in a connection to an unlicensed wireless local area network controller can be...
Synchronization between uncoordinated time division duplex communication
An apparatus and method for synchronization between uncoordinated Time Division Duplex (TDD) communication networks includes a first step (300) of measuring an...
Mobility enhancement for real time service over high speed downlink packet
A system and method for enhancing service over a high-speed downlink packet access (HSDPA) service in a cellular communication network includes informing a UE of...
Establishing radio link control in wireless communication networks
A wireless communication terminal (300) including a radio transceiver (320), and a radio link control entity (310) that re-initiates a radio link control reset...
Universal Plug-and-Play latency and delay compensation
A Universal Plug-and-Play (UPnP) device (200) determines a latency and propagation delay period (LPDP) that is added to a UPnP network (100) response time, based...
Normally open and normally closed RF MEMS switches in a mobile computing
device and corresponding method
A mobile computing device and corresponding method are disclosed. The mobile computing device includes an RF MEMS switch circuit including at least one normally...
Fuel source recognition and gating apparatus and associated method
A gating device (100) and associated method (900) for identifying a fuel container (101) used to refill a fuel cell (102) are presented. A fuel source...
Code-word list algorithm
A communications system for reducing bit errors in a received data sequence provides a method for generating candidate code-word sequences for evaluation by a...
Parameterized statistical interaction policies
A method and apparatus are disclosed for selecting interaction policies. Values may be provided for a group of parameters for user models. Interaction policies...
Method and apparatus for distributed voice searching
A method for distributed voice searching may include receiving a search query from a user of the mobile communication device, generating a lattice of coarse...
Method and apparatus for intention based communications for mobile
A method and apparatus for intention based communications in a mobile communication device is disclosed. The method may include receiving an input from a user of...
Method and apparatus for predictive, context-aware, and networked exposure
A method and apparatus for predictive, context-aware, and networked exposure time monitoring. The method may include storing (320), in a memory, personal...
Multi-mode pivoting carrying holder for mobile devices
A holster or carry holder (100) for a mobile device (150) forms an assembly or combination (200) that includes a first housing (102) and a second housing (112)...
Method and apparatus for channel selection
The radio frequency (RF) environment is scanned and analyzed prior to entering a building or otherwise non-ideal propagation path environment. Upon entering the...
Apparatus and method for handling messaging service message adaptation
A method and apparatus for handling messaging service message adaptation. An original message is received from an originating communication device, the original...
Method and system for providing cellular assisted secure communications of
a plurality of ad hoc devices
A method for providing secure communications among a plurality of ad hoc devices includes authenticating one or more first devices within a first network;...
Receiver for use in wireless communications and method of operation of the
A wireless receiver (100) for receiving and demodulating a frequency modulated RF (radio frequency) signal by a direct conversion procedure, including channels...
Method and system for peak power reduction
A system (100) and method (400) for peak limiting suitable for use in a communication system is provided. The method can include modulating (402) a symbol vector...
Method and apparatus for providing seamless mobility across multicast
A mobile station (303) provides seamless mobility across multicast domains for communicating with a multicast group (109) in a telecommunication system (300)...
Inter-packet-node paging between communication networks
A system and method is disclosed to provide inter-packet-node paging between communication networks. The networks recognize whether inter-network paging is...
Method and apparatus for interrupting a transmission of a multicast signal
A method and apparatus for interrupting a transmission of a multicast signal includes a common channel selector (106) coupled to a receiver (102) to receive...
Dual-band multi-pitch parasitic half-wave (MPPH) antenna
A dual band multi-pitch helical antenna (101) includes a first section (201) positioned adjacent to the feed point having a widely spaced pitch. A second section...
Method and apparatus for managing floor control in a network
A method for managing floor control in a network is disclosed. The method includes beginning a ballot timer when at least one of a) a first node packet is...
Key management for group communications
A system for key management for a plurality of nodes includes: a first key generation device (130) for generating a first set of secret keys for secure...
Systems, methods and apparatus for detecting time slot interference and
recovering from time slot interference...
In a network comprising a source, a destination, and intermediate nodes along a route between the source and the destination, techniques are provided for...
Method and system for peer to peer wide area network communication
A method and system for peer to peer wide area network communication is provided. A peer in the network receives one or more media and one or more associated...
Multi-band frequency generation method and apparatus
A frequency generation unit (FGU) 100 includes a plurality of selectable voltage controlled oscillators (110) whose output frequencies are chosen in relationship...
Method and apparatus for running different types of applications on a
wireless mobile device
A method and wireless mobile device runs different types of applications and groups a set of common application interfaces (APIs) that are associated with an...
Method and apparatus for removing from an audio signal periodic noise
pulses representable as signals combined...
A method for removing periodic noise pulses from a continuous audio signal generated in a pressurized air delivery system includes the steps of: detecting, in a...
Electronic device having a single seam hinge
Disclosed are hinges with a single interface or single seam between two halves of the hinge, configured to route through the hinge a flexible circuit element to...
System and method for adjusting transmission phasing in a point-to-point
An apparatus and method for adjusting transmission phasing in a point-to-point communication link is disclosed. The relative phases of the transmissions from...
Acoustic echo cancellation based on noise environment
A method (200) of cancelling echo in a duplex communication device (100). The method can include detecting a level of noise present on an uplink signal path...
Method of dynamically assigning mobility configuration parameters for
A method and system of enabling dynamic configuration of mobility configuration parameters for a mobile entity (105) by a mobility configuration agent (120) may...
Dynamic, adaptive power control for a half-duplex wireless communication
The power of a signal transmitted from a mobile terminal of a half-duplex TDMA communication system to a base station is controlled by collecting data relating...
Methods for informing mobile stations of control channel architectures
A method for informing mobile stations of a control channel architecture for a wireless communications system is disclosed. At a controller in the wireless...
Battery charger and method for communicating battery pack charging status
A battery charger and method for communicating battery pack charging status information of a battery pack coupled to both the battery charger and an electronic...
Backlight current control in portable electronic devices
A method in a portable electronic device (100) having a user interface illumination (110) is disclosed. The method comprises sensing (202) an ambient light level...
System and method for distributing fuel to multiple fuel cells
A Personal Area Network (PAN) (100) including multiple communication devices (104, 106, 108) is provided. The communication devices are capable of communicating...
Method for distributing values for networks with mobile nodes
A method (100, 200, 300, 400, 600) for sharing values among nodes (processors) (900, 1004, 1006, 1008, 1010) in a network (1000) that includes mobile nodes that...
Earmounted electronic device and method
Disclosed is a wireless communication device capable of being positioned in a wearable position adjacent a user's head. The wireless communication device may...
Method and system of managing emergency alarms in a wireless communication
A system for managing emergency alarm messages in a wireless communications system is disclosed. A first subscriber is assigned an emergency alarm responder role...
Method and apparatus for minimizing noise in a transmitter
A transmitter (200) includes a plurality of amplifier "n" stages (202, 204, 206) providing predetermined gain stages and a plurality of filters (208, 210). Each...
Method and apparatus for encryption of over-the-air communications in a
wireless communication system
A communication device converts a bit stream to multiple symbols and provides encryption at a physical layer by shifting a phase of each symbol of the multiple...
Managing establishment and removal of security associations in a wireless
Techniques and technologies are provided for managing establishment, maintenance and removal of security associations (SAs) between nodes in an ad hoc network,...
Method and apparatus for configuring buffers for streaming data transfer
A specification of a configurable processor is generated by generating (1) specifications of first and second stream memory interfaces to be operable to access...
Multi-use acoustic leak path system
The invention concerns a mobile communications unit (100) having at least one transducer (120) that can broadcast audio through a direct port (110), at least one...
Dynamic vocoder assignment in a communication system
An apparatus and method for dynamic vocoder assignment in a communication system that supports multiple vocoders includes a first step (30) of detecting changing...
Cell update process with reconfiguration status
If there is a radio link failure condition (330) between a user equipment (380) and a network (390) during or after a reconfiguration process, a cell update...
Methods for informing subscribers of adjacent sites
Methods for informing a mobile device of adjacent sites in a RF communication system wherein the RF communication system comprises a first network and a second...