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Dynamic pre-selector for a GPS receiver
A GPS receiver circuit (300) for reducing insertion loss. The receiver circuit (300) includes a switch (304) for diverting input signals between a filtered...
Method and apparatus for broadcast in an ad hoc network using elected
broadcast relay nodes
A method and apparatus for electing broadcast relay nodes (520B, H, M) in an ad hoc network (500). Each node (520A-520O) generates an attribute message including...
Method and radio device for scanning a wireless communications channel
The present invention switches from the TDMA non-scan channel to an RF carrier signal frequency of the scan channel. If the scan channel is unmarked, performing...
Housing for a communication device
Housing for a communication device
Seal for portable electronic device housing with flex circuit
A portable electronic device includes a portable electronic device housing (110) where the housing has at least one orifice (120) to an internal portion (130) of...
Keypad with flanged keys for high audio front porting communication
The embodiments of the invention concern a keypad (120). The keypad can include a membrane (143), at least one key with at least one flange 150 to overlap with...
Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) system receiver using
low-density parity-check (LDPC) codes
Arrangements relating to an Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) receiver (200) can include performing at least one Low-Density Parity Check (LDPC)...
Method and system for setting up a media session in a telecommunications
A communication system sets a media session between a first media gateway and a second gateway through a media gateway controller. The first media gateway...
Method for packet polling in a WLAN
A method (500) is provided for dynamic packet polling during a power save mode. The method can include polling (504) an access point (104) for packets at a first...
Method and system for inter-technology handoff of a hybrid access terminal
A communication system utilizes an interface terminating at a base station (BS) of a circuit services network and a wireless packet data node in a packet data...
Method of communication device initiated frame exchange
A method for accessing a wireless local area network (WLAN) channel and providing quality of service (QoS) for voice in a system supporting both voice and data...
Method and apparatus for interleaving\within a communication system
A method and apparatus for interleaving within a communication system is provided herein. More particularly parameters for a convolutional turbo code interleaver...
Method and communications unit for selective receipt of group calls
The invention concerns a method (300) and communications unit (112) for selective receipt of group calls. The method can include the steps of--at a...
Seals for communication devices and method for assembling communication
A seal (200) in a communication device (100) and a method (600) for assembling the communication device are disclosed. A transducer (402) is positioned on a...
Method and system for allocating subcarriers to subscriber devices
A method and system for allocating a plurality of subcarriers to a plurality of subscriber devices in a wireless network. A set of characteristics is identified...
Method and apparatus for controlling distributed transcoders
A wireless communication system comprises an infrastructure that includes a first network element that is upstream of a second network element, wherein the first...
Method and system for interpreting verbal inputs in multimodal dialog
A method, a system and a computer program product for interpreting a verbal input in a multimodal dialog system are provided. The method includes assigning (302)...
System and method for establishing communications between mobile stations
A page request (112) is received. When a user preference is not up-to-date, a non-acceptance message (116) is appended to a page response (114) and channel...
Enhanced passive scanning
The application provides an enhanced passive scanning method for a wireless local area network, including the steps of receiving (405) at least one of a beacon...
Method for contextual assistance management
A method for contextual assistance application management is disclosed. The method comprises launching a help application, determining, by the help application,...
Intelligent wireless device mode changing device and method
A device, method and computer readable medium for configuring settings of a device, such as a wireless device (400), based upon detection of nearby surfaces. The...
Method and apparatus for dual mode power control
An apparatus and method for dual mode power control. A transmitter is capable of operating in a first mode of operation and a second mode of operation, the first...
Apparatus and method for establishing an active set of carriers for a
A method and apparatus for establishing an active set of carriers from a plurality of available carriers for a wireless receiver. The active set of carriers can...
Methods for enhanced communication between a plurality of communication
The present invention includes methods in an interoperability system for: notifying a user in a first communication system that a trunked radio system is ready...
Apparatus and method for receiving inputs from a user
An apparatus (300) and method (500) for receiving inputs from a user (102) is provided. The inputs from the user may be head gestures and/or speech of the user....
Dual-axes hinge part for hinged components
A dual-axes hinge part (106) defines a lower hinge (132) and an upper hinge (130) of an electronic device (100). The upper hinge (130) permits a component, such...
Method for fabricating a low cost integrated circuit (IC) package
A method for fabricating a low cost integrated circuit package (600) includes separating a processed silicon wafer into a plurality of individual die (601) and...
In-mold separated light guides
A molded plastic structure (100) can include an in-mold decoration (112) having at least a first illumination feature (108) positioned at a first portion (142)...
Headset for a communication device
Sliding electronic device assembly
A drive mechanism (101) for a portable electronic device (102), such as a mobile telephone or personal digital assistant, includes at least one wheel (113)...
Method and system for coordinating a sleep mode wake-up time
The invention concerns a method (200) and system (100) for coordinating a sleep mode wake-up time. The method can include the steps of entering (214) a sleep...
Method and device for determining a position of a portable electronic
A method for determining a position of a portable electronic device is useful for conserving power, processor and bandwidth resources. The method includes...
Housing for a communication, navigation, or media device
Radio audio indicator
A user interface for a communication device includes a light emitting diode (LED) (200) providing both a transmit-carrier indicator and transmit-audio feedback...
Channel estimator with extended channel bandwidth
A method (1700) and apparatus (1801) provide channel estimation with extended bandwidth filters. Antenna (1813) receives a signal such as a pilot signal and...
Receiver for and method of recovering transmitted symbols in a H-ARQ
A receiver and method for recovering transmitted symbols in a H-ARQ packet retransmission. The method includes receiving a communication signal; determining...
Data transmission and reception method and apparatus
A datastream of bits (which may itself be comprised of a plurality of datastreams as derived from a plurality of sources) are coded (21) and then interleaved...
Method and system for requesting help by user of communication device
A method (300) for requesting help by a user of a communication device (102) is disclosed. The method includes initiating (304) an emergency call by the user and...
Housing for a communication device
Authentication for Ad Hoc network setup
A device (110) performs a method 200 for authentication and Ad Hoc network setup. The device (110) receives (210) a first security configuration; receives (220)...
Method and apparatus for management of low-battery mobile stations
A communication system provides network-based battery power management that may be transparent to a user of a mobile station (MS). When one or more elements of a...