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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...
Perspective improvement for image and video applications
A system and method for reducing distance-based distortion in a camera image of an object, where the distanced-based distortion is due to differences in distance...
Method and apparatus for generating corrected quadrature phase signal
pairs in a communication device
A method and an apparatus (300) for generating corrected quadrature phase signal pairs in a communication device are provided. The apparatus (300) includes a...
System and method for dynamic preamble assignment
A method of operation of a multi-hop wireless communication system comprising operating a first device to communicate with one or more network devices using a...
Method for efficient bearer traffic routing in a communication system
A method for routing bearer traffic (70') between 3G networks (32, 42) and 2G networks (12, 22) and vice versa uses voice signaling gateways (VSGW)(14, 24, 34,...
Optimizing topology learning in a multihop network
In a multihop network having a first type of node, a second type of node and a third type of node, techniques are provided for optimizing topology learning in...
Changing access point (AP) device type based on connectivity to a network
Techniques are provided for determining whether a particular Access Point (AP) is to be designated as an Infrastructure Access Point (IAP) or a Backhaul Mesh...
An antenna arrangement (1000) for use in an RF communication terminal including a plurality of resonators (1003, 1005, 1007, 1009) formed from a plurality of...
Method and apparatus for vehicle traffic time calculation
A method and apparatus for calculating the travel time of a vehicle as it transits through multiple locations. The method and apparatus includes a device for...
Hinge mechanism for a portable electronic device
A hinge mechanism (200) for a portable electronic device (100) is provided. The hinge mechanism includes a first shaft (202) that is capable of rotating about a...
Method and apparatus for uplink power control in a frequency division
multiple access communication system
A communication system optimizes cell edge performance and spectral efficiency by determining an adaptive power control parameter based on system performance...
System and method for setting phase reference points in continuous phase
modulation systems by providing pilot...
When a sequence of data bits is to be transmitted, the sequence is precoded into data symbols and organized as data frames. For each data frame, a number of...
Interference suppression for partial usage of subchannels uplink
Disclosed are a method, information processing system and wireless communications device for suppressing interference. The method includes receiving a...
Grounding connector for an electronic device
A grounding connector for an electronic device having a first housing element and a second housing element comprising a ground clip, a cam surface and a...
Method and apparatus for indicating uncorrectable errors to a target
A first device receives first data that includes a plurality of input vectors, which includes a primary input vector and a set of secondary input vectors and...
Methods and apparatus for managing secured software for a wireless device
A system and method to securely create, distribute, install and execute selected features of software on wireless devices combines three different types of...
Reduced complexity recursive least square lattice structure adaptive
filter by means of limited recursion of...
A method for reducing a computational complexity of an m-stage adaptive filter is provided by updating recursively forward and backward error prediction square...
User-specified outputs in mobile wireless communication devices and
A mobile wireless communication device, and methods therein, including producing a user-configurable sensory output (620) upon the occurrence of some event on...
Wirelessly networked gaming system having true targeting capability
A first mobile station (102) can be wirelessly linked to a second mobile station (104). A physical location of the second mobile station with respect to a...