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Method and apparatus for exchanging software information in a packet data
In a packet data communication system, a first communication device and a second communication device, connected to each other by an A8/A9 interface, exchange...
Method and apparatus for transporting CDMA traffic over a UMTS-compatible
A base station has a processor to generate a Code Division Multiple Access ("CDMA") data frame. The CDMA data frame comprises a plurality of Basic Frames. At...
Methods for managing data transmission between at least two different data
In the present technique of data transmission management provided, a composite status indicator value is assessed (716) based on multiple channel quality...
Apparatus for altering poles on an accessory
An accessory (100) has a housing (102) for varying a number of accessible poles (110A, 110C, 112A, 112C, 112E). The accessory includes a plurality of projections...
Clip connector for use in an optical communication coupling system
An optical communication coupling system (206) for use in a device is provided. The optical communication coupling system (206) includes an optical fiber (208)...
Device with modal lighting control and method thereof
A device (50) with modal lighting includes a translucent layer (74); a first light source (60) operative to project light (94) through the translucent layer...
A communication system adds transport layer protocol independent address labels to data packets. The communication system then routes the data packets based on...
Control for a communication device
A control assembly (400, 500, 600) for a communication device includes a housing having a light permeable portion (406, 506, 606), along with a rotary control...
System and method for managing communication routing within a wireless
A system and method of operation for managing communication routing from a subscriber station to a base station is provided. The method includes establishing a...
Method and apparatus for accessing a wireless communication system
Access to a wireless communication system (100) by a subscriber station (101-103) is facilitated by selecting (705) an access sequence from a set of sequences...
Enhanced-transport format combination power margin for uplink
A communications network (200) for enhanced uplink of High-Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA) in 3G wireless communications includes a mobile transceiver unit...
Method and apparatus for prediction of a connection identifier in a
An apparatus for processing a downlink frame is provided which includes receiver circuitry (324), a physical layer processor (346) coupled to the receiver...
System and method for protected data transfer
Disclosed is a method, system and apparatus for transferring protected data having an authorizing entity's outer encryption layer and having a user-fixed inner...
Method and system for secure call alert
An encryption capable communication device (10) can include a transceiver (38 and 44) and a processor (12) coupled to the transceiver. The processor can be...
Apparatus for transmitting data packets and supporting method and data
In the present technique of a transmission process, at least one portion of a data packet is sent (608) responsive to a first triggered relating to the data...
Method and apparatus for managing a communication link
A method and apparatus of managing a communication link may include monitoring at least one of a plurality of physical links and a plurality of communication...
Multilayer circuit board with embedded components and method of
A multilayer substrate assembly (80) includes at least one embedded component (52) within a plurality of stacked pre-processed substrates. Each pre-processed...
WLAN communication system and method with mobile base station
A WLAN communication system (10) and method employs mobile WLAN base stations (16) that include WLAN transceivers (26) and memory (30) for storing received...
Communication services payment method and system
A method (10) of payment of communication services includes determining (14) if a request (12) for services is an essential service or non-essential service,...
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...