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Adaptive bearer configuration for broadcast/multicast service using
received response information
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...
System and method to improve WLAN handover behavior at entry/exit points
A system, wireless device (306) and method determine that a wireless device (306) is detecting a triggering event. The triggering event includes detecting a WLAN...
Method and system for pairing electronic devices
A method and system for facilitating communication, generally called pairing, between a wireless handheld device and a electronic communication device is...
Methods and interfaces for telephone book indexing
Disclosed are methods and telephone book interfaces for a navigable telephone book of a mobile communication device. A method includes storing telephone book...
Mobile communication device including an extended array sensor
An apparatus and method utilizing a mobile communication device including a housing, an earpiece coupled to the housing, a keypad coupled to the housing, and an...
Method and apparatus for processing header bits and payload bits
A method (200) and an apparatus (500) in a packet switched data transfer system for processing header bits and payload bits in a frame of bits are disclosed. The...
Display stack-up for a mobile electronic device having internal and
A display stack-up (300) is provided for a mobile electronic device (100) having an internal and external display, for example, a clamshell style mobile phone....
Method and apparatus for reducing overhead for signaling
A method and apparatus for reducing overhead for signaling where the method includes sending a user bit map field (802) for initiating assignment of users to...
Liquid crystal testing apparatus and method for image capture devices
A testing apparatus (100) for an image capture device (401) includes a liquid crystal device (101). The liquid crystal device (101) includes an array of pixels...
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...
Forming an electrowetting module having a hydrophilic grid
A method of forming a matrix of electrowetting pixels includes forming a patterned layer of electrodes (512) on a substrate (510) and forming a patterned...
Configurable infinite logic signal processing network and genetic
computing method of designing the same
Signal processing networks (700, 800, 1008, 1010, 1012) that include a configurable infinite logic aggregator (100) that can be configured as an infinite logic...
Mobile station, system, network processor and method for use in mobile
A method of operation in a mobile communication system includes a mobile station, a first network capable of serving the mobile station as a home network and a...
Method and apparatus for improving recovery performance of time windowed
A method and apparatus are provided for processing a windowed time division multiplexed signal received by a radio receiver. The method includes the steps of...
Automatic repeat request (ARQ) protocol for a multihop cooperative relay
A method is provided for confirming whether a data unit transmitted from a base station (BS) was successfully relayed to a subscriber station via one of a...
Power amplifier output voltage reduction method
An apparatus and method are provided for reducing the output voltage in a power amplifier. The power amplifier contains a power supply, an amplifier stage, an...
Circuit board connector assembly and method for assembling such an
A circuit board connector assembly mounted in a housing and method of mounting are described. The assembly has orthogonal first and second circuit boards (CB)....
Method to suspend automatic repeat request (ARQ) reset
A method (100) of operating an Automatic Repeat Request (ARQ) transmitter (102) and an ARQ receiver (104) suspends an ARQ reset under circumstances where an ARQ...
Wide area network handset assisted content delivery system and method of
A wide area network assisted multimedia content delivery system (200) includes a first wide area network handset (205) and a second wide area network handset...
System and method for inserting pilot symbols in continuous phase
A system and method for creating a number of phase reference points in a data frame is provided. When a sequence of data bits is to be transmitted, the sequence...
Rapid push-to-send data exchange method and apparatus
A system (20) and method (50) of establishing a rapid push-to-send data exchange in a multi-wireless network environment can include a first wireless network (24...
Optical shuttered touchscreen and method therefor
A touchscreen display system (418) is provided which includes a touchscreen (420), a touchscreen input detector (422), a capacitive sensor driver (423), and a...
Method and system for bandwidth optimization in a communication network
A method for the bandwidth optimization of at least one sector in a communication network is provided. The communication network comprises at least one mobile...
System and method for E911 location privacy protection
The invention relates to a system that enables power to be selectively applied to GPS circuitry in a cellular telephone or other mobile device only when a...
Method and apparatus for distributed speech applications
A communication unit (105) includes a communication interface, for transmitting and receiving communications when operably connected to a first communication...
Self optimization of time division duplex (TDD) timing and adaptive
A wireless broadband communication system that operates with high efficiency and reduced latency in long range point-to-point and point-to-multipoint...
Communication apparatus and a method of transmitting data therefor
An Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplex (OFDM) transmitter (100) comprises a symbol generator (103) for generating a first OFDM symbol comprising user data...
Clock driver circuit
Clock driver circuit having upper and lower transistors.sub.1 and upper and lower transistors.sub.2. Voltage node.sub.1 coupled to electrodes of upper...
Method and apparatus to bind media with metadata using standard metadata
A method for embedding metadata into a media file (100) comprises providing (204) a metadata schema file (204) and a metadata instance file (206). Providing a...
GPS assistance messages in cellular communications networks and methods
GPS assistance message and data issue identifiers for transmission to GPS enabled mobile stations in cellular communications networks and methods therefore. The...
Mobile assisted downlink beamforming with antenna weight feedback
A subscriber unit (104) with multiple receive antennas (160, 162) and a single transmit antenna (160) derives beamforming weights to be used at a base station...
Method and apparatus for fast secure session establishment on half-duplex
point-to-point voice cellular network...
Methods and apparatus are provided for secure communication techniques in a communication system. The system can include a first device which communicates with a...
Method and apparatus for end-to-end clear transport protocol
A communication system provides a clear channel link for transport of encrypted payload across a network of the communication system. When a source access...
Devices and methods for acoustic usability
Disclosed is a mobile communication device and a method including a first housing including a first side and a second side, a display coupled to the first side...
Method and apparatus for re-registration of connections for service
continuity in an agnostic access internet...
Active sessions and dialogs may be moved between connections and P-CSCFs. For example, in some embodiments either new bindings may be created with a different...
Thin solid electrolytic capacitor embeddable in a substrate
An improved method for forming a capacitor. The method includes the steps of: providing a metal foil; forming a dielectric on the metal foil; applying a...
Method and apparatus for an up-to-date transportation notification system
A method for receiving up-to-date transportation information at a user entity (120) in a wireless communication system (100) includes requesting up-to-date...
Method and apparatus for setting up and managing operational environment
in P2P wireless networks
In a cognitive radio, a method of establishing an operational policy for use in a Peer-to-Peer (P2P) group, wherein the policy can be described by layers of...
System and method for mapping identification codes
According to one embodiment, a system is disclosed. The system includes a wireless data processing device and a server communicatively coupled to the wireless...
Software content downloading methods in radio communication networks
Radio communication network software downloading methods wherein terminal unique information pertaining to the downloading transaction is communicated on...
Method and apparatus for redirection of domain name service (DNS) packets
Techniques are provided which can allow a host to determine whether to send a DNS request via a distributed Domain Name Service (DNS) protocol or a regular DNS...
Method and apparatus for using switched multibeam antennas in a multiple
access communication system
In order to increase a capacity, or a number of mobile stations (MSs), or users, that may engaged in concurrent communication sessions, a communication system is...
Method and apparatus for determining appropriate channels for
During operation of a secondary communication system 100, a device will perform spectrum sensing of certain channels (either by itself or as part of a group of...
Dynamic mobile station configuration in wireless communications systems
and methods therefor
A cellular communications network including a base station subsystem (110) including a base station controller communicably coupled to a plurality of base...
Method and apparatus for operating a mobile communication device coupled
with an external power supply for...
A mobile communication device 100 has a digital subsystem (110) and a radio frequency subsystem (108), and is powered by a battery (102) which is charged via a...