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Design rule report utility
This invention provides a graphical tool by which a person may quickly and efficiently check the relational information between elements of a computer model. The...
System and method to control distributed power generation network
This invention is a system to control a network of distributed power machines. In one preferred embodiment, the system monitors the prices of electricity and...
Method and apparatus for classifying and ranking interpretations for
multimodal input fusion
A method used in an electronic equipment (100) generates a set of joint multimodal interpretations (125) from a set of multimodal interpretations (115) generated...
Method and bit stream decoding unit using majority voting
A method and a bit stream decoding unit for bit stream decoding has a bit stream comprising a number of consecutive samples. In order to provide for rapid and,...
Data flow between a communication node and a mobile node in a mobile
A method of transmitting a data packet on a communication path from a first communication node (CN1, CN2) to a second communication node (LFN1, LFN2) in a mobile...
Passive repeater for radio frequency communications
A passive repeater includes: a connecting transmission circuit having first and second opposing ends and made of a flexible material for substantially conforming...
Field emission display with electron trajectory field shaping
An apparatus for focusing electrons being emitted from a field emission device comprises a cathode metal layer (20,44,52) formed over a first portion of a...
Communication system with controlled talk around mode
The method provides talk around in an OFDMA communication system by sending a talk around request from a subscriber unit to a base unit. At the subscriber unit a...
Handover in a cellular communication system
A cellular communication system includes first and second base stations and a user equipment. A Radio Network Controller controls a handover of the user...
Channel estimation in a rake receiver of a CDMA communication system
A method and apparatus for channel estimation in a rake receiver of a CDMA communication system operates with a finite-impulse-response channel estimation filter...
Ad hoc cluster idle node coordination
Nodes (103a-d, 105, 107, 109a-c, 111a-c) in an ad hoc communication network are coordinated. The network includes the node (111b) and one or more neighbor nodes...
Method and system for consolidating power saving classes
The invention concerns a method (200) and system (100) for consolidating PSCs. In particular, in a mixed media environment having a plurality of application...
Method and apparatus for efficient neighbor cell measurement
A data packet transmission monitor (15) monitors the transmission of data packets in a given wireless communication system to determine (20) a predetermined...
Contact validation and trusted contact updating in mobile wireless
A method in a wireless communication device including receiving contact information with a signature from a source (310) not on a trusted contact list,...
Method and apparatus for performing spatial-division multiple access
A method and apparatus for performing spatial-division multiple access within a communication system is provided herein. During operation, nodes will return null...
Method and apparatus for pilot signal transmission
Pilot sequences are constructed from distinct "classes" of chirp sequences that have an optimal cross correlation property. Utilization of chirp sequences for...
Apparatus and method for switching charging supply of a power amplifier
A method and apparatus of controlling battery charging of an RF power amplifier are disclosed. The RF power amplifier is supplied by the battery when charging is...
Lithographic template and method of formation and use
A lithographic template, a method of forming the lithographic template and a method for forming devices with the lithographic template is provided. The...
Integrated selectively angled camera for clam style products
A clam shell style electronic product (10) includes a base housing portion (12), a flip housing portion (26) pivotably coupled to the base housing portion, a...
Interface system for an accessory and a communication device
A configurable interface system (100) couples an accessory (102) to a communication device (104). The interface system utilizes a memory device (120) embedded in...
Method and system for switching a mobile device in a mobile network
A method and a system for switching a mobile device (102) from a source Base Transceiver Station (BTS) to a target BTS in a mobile network (100) are disclosed....
Method and apparatus for providing authentication in a communication
A method includes receiving an authentication request from a mobile station (401) and determining whether to forward the request to an authentication agent. When...
Group scheduling in wireless communication systems
A wireless communication network (100) wherein information is communicated in frames comprising multiple sub-frames, including grouping a terminal in first and...
High impedance electromagnetic surface and method
A high impedance surface (300) has a printed circuit board (302) with a first surface (314) and a second surface (316), and a continuous electrically conductive...
Communication device with a wideband antenna
An apparatus is disclosed for a communication device (100) with a wideband antenna (102) supporting at least two common and one differential resonant modes. An...
Method and apparatus for mutual authentication at handoff in a mobile
wireless communication network
A method for mutual authentication in a mobile wireless communication network (100) that includes the steps of: verifying a second authenticating device (20) by...
Communication system and method therefor
Known protocols for supporting mobility in relation to Internet Protocol (IP) networks are not able to efficiently support distribution of Binding Update...
System and method for introducing dither for reducing spurs in
digital-to-time converter direct digital synthesis
A direct digital synthesizer (DDS) (300) that uses a system for reducing spurious emissions in a digital-to-time converter (DTC) (317). The DDS (300) includes...
Device and method for reducing vibration effects on position measurement
A device (10) for reducing vibration effects on position measurement includes a receiver (12) for providing position signals (13); and a vibration control...
Multi-function transducers (130, 700) that are suitable for use in handheld devices such as cellular telephones (100, 900) and are capable of emitting audio, and...
Antenna assembly and method of operation thereof
The invention concerns an antenna assembly (102) and a method (600) of operation thereof. In one arrangement, the antenna assembly can include a first antenna...
System and method of increasing safety to occupants in a vehicle
A method of increasing safety to occupants in a vehicle, the method comprising, monitoring an input from a user that identifies a presence of a non-autonomous...
Housing for a communication device
Housing for a communication device
Housing for a communication device
Method for initiating navigation guidance in a distributed communications
A method is provided for improved navigation guidance in a portable navigation device (104) having a first navigation operating mode (302) for requesting (318,...
Activation system and method for establishing a cellular voice
communication through a radio system
An activation system (20, 120, 220) for establishing a voice communication through a radio system (22, 122, 222) in a vehicle. The radio system (22, 122, 222)...
Reselection optimization in mobile wireless communication devices and
Reselection methods for wireless communication devices, for example cellular telephones, that reduce power consumption by receiving periodic paging information...
Method and apparatus for determining a timing offset for processing a
A receiver 200 as a component in a wireless communication device 100 and a corresponding method are used for receiving a multi-carrier communication signal and...
Method and apparatus for improving hard handoffs in CDMA systems
A method of improving hard handoffs in a communication system comprising a source base station (BS) 114, a target BS 106 and a mobile switching center (MSC) 104....
Method and apparatus for a communications filter
A method and apparatus for a highpass filter structure using transmission line construction which has multiple output tabs for selection of corner frequencies...
Magnetic member for providing electrical continuity and method for
A device that includes a circuit board (214) and a first electrical contact (100). The first electrical contact can include a jacket (104) and a magnetic member...
Method and apparatus for full rate erasure handling in CDMA
A method of processing signals received from an electronic device (106, 202) in a cellular network (100, 200) that utilizes variable rate vocoding comprising...
System for managing the power source life between multiple individually
powered devices in a wired system and...
A power management system (100) includes a group of individually powered electronic devices (101-107) connected with a power management controller (109). The...
Method and apparatus for elimination of prolog and epilog instructions in
a vector processor using data...
A method and apparatus for the elimination of prolog and epilog instructions in a vector processor. To eliminate the prolog, a functional unit of the vector...
Identification apparatus and method for receiving and processing audible
An audible command can be utilized to both permit identification of the speaker and to permit subsequent actions that comprise a corresponding response to the...
Antenna for sending and receiving signals in a plurality of frequency
An antenna for sending and receiving signals in a plurality of frequency bands generates a plurality of resonances in the plurality of frequency bands and...
Efficient system and method of monitoring neighboring cells in a
A portable communication device (150) can include a transceiver (74) and a processor (76) coupled to the transceiver. The processor can be programmed to monitor...
Method and apparatus for regulating a delivery of a broadcast-multicast
service in a packet data communication...
A communication system provides one or more of congestion information and subscriber information to a broadcast applications server when the server receives a...