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Method and apparatus for simultaneously communicating on a voice channel
and broadcast channel
A method and apparatus is provided for simultaneously accessing a broadcast channel which allows for maintaining registration on the broadcast channel and a...
Method for managing scanning of channels in a wireless network
A method for managing scanning of a plurality of channels in a wireless network is disclosed. The method comprises detecting by a station that a first channel in...
Method and system for managing communication devices
A method (200) for managing communication devices is disclosed. The method includes receiving a request by the receiver (304) from a first communication device,...
System and method for enhanced secret mode
Disclosed is a system and method in a communication device configured with a secret mode capability and a plurality of applications. The system and method...
Handset device with audio porting
A handset device (10) includes a substrate (56) defining a first audio port portion (78) and having a contact pad (266). An adhesive (60) is operatively coupled...
Method and apparatus for a digital-to-phase converter
A DPC (300) includes: a frequency source (310) for generating a clock signal; a delay line (320) for receiving the clock signal and generating phase-shifted...
Method and apparatus to facilitate inter-AN HRPD hard handoff
Various embodiments are described to address the need for reduced handoff delays associated with inter-AN (access network) HRPD (High Rate Packet Data)/1XEV-DO...
System and method of operation of a communication network
A communication network includes a base station, a relay station, and a subscriber station. The base station is communicatively coupled to a backhaul for routing...
Devices and methods for intradevice optical communication of data
Disclosed are devices and methods for intradevice communication in a mobile communication device having a display. A method includes providing a supply signal...
Method and system for optimizing transcoder resources
A method and system (500) for optimizing transcoder resources in a multimedia session is disclosed. The method includes receiving (202) one or more SDP offers....
Media-specific floor control for push-to-X communication
In the various embodiments of the present invention, a method of floor control in a PTX communications system comprises transmitting a floor control message via...
Method and apparatus for calculating a device location
A method and apparatus for calculating a location of a device is provided. A likelihood of the device being located at a particular location point or a...
System and method for communicating beacon transmissions in wireless local
area network (WLAN) systems
A method for transmitting beacon transmissions in a wireless local area network (WLAN) communications system (100) operating on one or more channels includes...
Scheduling in wireless communication systems
A method in a wireless communication network (100) wherein information is communicated in a frame structure wherein each frame includes multiple sub-frames,...
Method and apparatus for scheduling frequency selective and frequency
diverse allocations in mobile...
A base station (105) includes a scheduler (220) to determine a location of a user terminal (110) within a cell (125) of a wireless system (100). The cell has a...
Method and apparatus for allowing runtime creation of a user experience
for a wireless device
An apparatus  includes an application layer  to present an application behavior specification and a presentation specification. An engine layer ...
Method for authenticating a message
A transmitting device (100) generates a message (102). The message has a message length (104) and comprises message data (106). A key input (108) is identified,...
Method for optimization of Q-Filter kernel parameters
A Q-Filter is a reconfigurable technique that performs a continuum of linear and nonlinear filtering operations. It is modeled by unique mathematical structure,...
Method for energy efficient prospective peer discovery in an ad hoc
Energy-efficient discovery techniques are provided for a client node to discover at least one peer provider node in an ad hoc network. For example, the client...
Method and system for decimating a pulse width modulated (PWM) signal
A method and system of decimating a Pulse Width Modulated (PWM) signal (537) is provided. The method includes computing one or more timestamps (553) of the PWM...
Attachment device, attachment receiving device and system for identifying
An attachment device, attachment receiving device and system for identifying a secured container are disclosed. The system may include an attachment device, a...
Method and apparatus for acquiring and establishing a deployable
A pack of portable radios (110), at least one of which includes a radio frequency identification (RF ID) reader; a deployable infrastructure, including...
Headset for a communication device
Housing for a communication device
Method and apparatus for comfort noise generation in speech communication
A method that may be used in variety of electronic devices for generating comfort noise includes receiving a plurality of information frames indicative of speech...
Method for preventing reporting of duplicate pilots within a communication
A method within a communication device (105) for preventing reporting of duplicate pilots within a communication system (100) is disclosed. The method includes...
Method and system for broadcasting/multicasting in a communication network
A method for providing a Broadcast/Multicast Service (BCMCS) content in a communication network (102) for managing the BCMCS content in the communication network...
Negative acknowledgment (NAK) suppression
Logic circuitry (409) constantly monitors a transmitter (410) to determine if the transmitter (410) is idle. Logic circuitry (409) suppresses all NAKs until data...
User adaptive vehicle hazard warning apparatuses and method
Apparatuses and methods for providing improved in-vehicle warnings are disclosed. A driver's prior driving performance and a summary representation of that...
Control device for public safety vehicle
Method and apparatus for encoding and decoding data
A method and apparatus for encoding and decoding data is provided herein. During operation, A structured parity-check matrix H is provided to the encoder and...
Method and apparatus for implementing spatial division multiple access
("SDMA") to communicate user data and...
A system  includes a base station  to communicate wireless data with at least one user terminal [125, 130] within a cell serviced by the base station...
Method and system for transmit frequency hopping
A mobile device (110) and combined method (400/500) for frequency hopping is provided. The frequency hopping can combine a receive scanning (400) with a scanning...
Alerting system for a communication device
An alerting system (202) for a communication device (100) is provided. The alerting system is designed to operate in a plurality of operating modes. The alerting...
Method for forming a capacitor having a copper electrode and a high
surface area aluminum inner layer
High capacitance value capacitors are formed using bimetal foils of an aluminum layer attached to a copper layer. The copper side of a bimetallic copper/aluminum...
Automatic generation of streaming data interface circuit
A streaming data interface device (700) of a streaming processing system (200) is automatically generated by selecting a set of circuit parameters (610)...
Method and apparatus for communications network management
A method in a communication device (106) comprises registering (202) on a first network (102), identified by a first network ID, stored in the communication...
Estimation of CINR and RSSI in a wireless communication system
A method for selecting at least one operating parameter of a communication system (100). The method can include determining a receive signal strength indicator...
Method of optimizing use of high-rate packet data resources
A method of optimizing use of a plurality of high-rate packet data (HRPD) resources may include assigning one of the plurality of HRPD resources to each of a...