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Edge seal for improving integrated circuit noise isolation
An edge seal structure and fabrication method are described. The edge seal structure includes a high impedance substrate containing a base material and a...
High reliability battery contact assembly and method of forming same
A high reliability battery contact assembly (100) for use in an electronic device includes a battery contact block (103) comprised of a plurality of cantilevered...
A connector assembly (100) provides improved locking and retention through the use of a cylindrical body (102) having locking arms (104) extending therefrom and...
Mounting and alignment bracket assembly for communication equipment
A bracket is provided for mounting and aligning communication equipment. The bracket includes at least one pivot joint mechanically coupled between the...
Keypad for a communication device
Method and apparatus for transmitting wired data voice over IP data and
wireless data through a common IP core...
A system for transmitting data through an IP core network so that data may be transmitted from an originating source, through a public switched telephone network...
Rapid push-to-talk call setup method and apparatus
A system (20) of establishing a rapid PTT call setup in a multi-wireless network environment, can include a first wireless network (24 and 26) such as an iDEN...
Method and system for providing integrated data services to increase
A method and system of sending supplemental information during a telecommunications session includes the step (305) of detecting a period of silence within the...
Method of dynamic management of a virtual local area network (VLAN) in a
wireless ad hoc network
In a wireless ad hoc network comprising a plurality of nodes (102), when a method of the present invention determines that a source node and a destination node...
Integrated multi-wavelength Fabry-Perot filter and method of fabrication
A method is provided for forming a monolithically integrated optical filter, for example, a Fabry-Perot filter, over a substrate (10). The method comprises...
Radio resource management
An apparatus and method of generating downlink power information for a multi-sector base transceiver site in which power can be shared between existing...
Method for feature transfer in a telecommunication network
A network (30) of a telecommunication system (100) receives requests (31) for feature transfers from one user (10) to another user (20). In addition, network...
Method and apparatus for routing a differential pair on a printed circuit
A differential pair (200) is provided by routing a printed circuit board (202) having high density interconnect (HDI) substrate (204) with first and second metal...
Graphic entries for interactive directory
The present invention provides an apparatus (800) and method (700) for a communication device (100) having a display for graphically organizing communication...
Method and apparatus for sender controllable modalities
A method and apparatus (110) for sender controllable modalities includes the step of generating a communication command (108). The method and apparatus further...
Method and apparatus for reducing the effect of EMI on receiver
sensitivity in a camera phone
A mobile communication device (100) includes a camera module (102) which provides an image stream when the camera module is active. The image stream is used to...
Mobile wireless communications device enablement and methods therefor
A method for enabling hardware and software features in wireless communications devices including (610) receiving key information and applying it to the...
Off-channel signal detector with programmable hysteresis
A communication module includes a variable gain amplifier, a mixer stage responsive to the variable gain amplifier, a post-mixer amplifier stage responsive to...
Method and system of scanning a TDMA channel
A method and system for scanning a TDMA channel by a subscriber unit in a wireless communications landscape 100 is disclosed. The subscriber unit locks onto a...
Methods for informing subscribers in a channelized network of adjacent
A method for informing a mobile device of adjacent sites in a RF communication system is disclosed. The RF communication system comprises a first network and a...
Method and system for registering an in-vehicle cellular phone
The invention provides a method of registering a cellular phone in a mobile vehicle while in a quiescent mode. Whether timer-based registration is enabled is...
Methods for affiliating endpoints with a group and determining common
communication capabilities for the...
In a communications system having a plurality of endpoints each including a logical entity and its physical counterpart, a method for group affiliation. The...
Method and apparatus for transmitting location data within a communication
To enable wireless applications which require the use of location information, a method and apparatus for transmitting location data within an ad-hoc...
Method for mapping a single decoded content stream to multiple textures in
a virtual environment
A system includes a computing device to obtain encoded content data corresponding to at least one participant of a virtual reality environment. A memory device...
Handset device with dual side joystick
An electronic device (100, 200) contains a first joystick mechanism (114) and a second joystick mechanism (112), each joystick mechanism (112, 114) extending...
User interface module
Housing for a headset
Communication systems automated security detection based on protocol cause
Using protocol cause codes, a mobile telecommunications network (10) may be pre-configured with a rule set (63) to report the results of the cause codes to an...
System and method for controlling and managing sessions between endpoints
in a communications system
In a communications system having a plurality of endpoints (240,242,246) each including a logical entity and its physical counterpart, a system for controlling...
Methods for providing access to wireless resources in a trunked radio
Methods are disclosed for providing requested access, network-initiated access and autonomous access to communication resources (101-105) by wireless...
Group call management through receive/transmit synchronization
A method of communicating with a transceiver (120). In one arrangement, the method of communicating with the transceiver can be performed in a systemless group...
Communication resource selection within a multi-band wireless
Upon determining (11) a need to transmit a message (such as a paging message) to a mobile station within a multi-band wireless communications system, the system...
Method and apparatus for routing on hold calls
A wireless communication unit (101, 200), network switch (112, 300) and corresponding methods facilitate retrieval, routing, and management of on-hold calls...
Method and system for handoff to a destination base station by measuring
signal strength of carrier signals...
A wireless packet communication system that enables a wireless terminal to move from one wireless LAN to another while maintaining packet communication. The...
Method and apparatus for selecting a user interface
A controller (10) senses via one or more sensors (12) parameters that correspond to likely cognitive loading for the driver of a vehicle. Based upon a sense of...
Housing for network wireless modem device
Method for zero-knowledge authentication of a prover by a verifier
providing a user-selectable confidence level...
Authentication is performed to a confidence level (CL) desired by a verifier (220). A prover (210) picks and sends certain same size, square matrices to the...
Dynamic access scheduling memory controller
Bus transactions in a memory controller are scheduled by storing a set of configuration parameters that define a bus scheduling policy, generating values of a...
System and method for aiding a location determination in a positioning
The invention provides a cellular telephone or other communications device with improved satellite positioning capability. A location reference point and a...
Apparatus and method for modulating and digitally predistorting a signal
in a multiple modulation schemes
A programmable modulator (100) is programmable to operate in either of a GMSK or 8PSK mode. When operating in a GMSK mode, a signal modulating circuit 105...
Method and system for interactive channel equalization
A method and system for interactive channel equalization uses channel status information included in data packets. The system includes a first station adapted to...
Method for rigid body discovery and peer-to-peer ranging in a scatternet
and communications node
A method for peer-to-peer ranging and discovery of a rigid body existing in a scatternet having piconets and nodes includes the steps of defining a node (12) in...
Capacitance laminate and printed circuit board apparatus and method
A method is for fabricating an embedded capacitance printed circuit board assembly (400, 1100). The embedded capacitance printed circuit board assembly includes...
Method for selective chemical vapor deposition of nanotubes
A method of fabricating a nanotube structure which includes providing a substrate, providing a mask region positioned on the substrate, patterning and etching...
Embedded capacitors and methods for their fabrication and connection
Embedded capacitors comprise a bimetal foil (500) that includes a first copper layer (205) and an aluminum layer (210) on the first copper layer. The aluminum...
Thin keypad assemblies and components for electronics devices and methods
A keypad assembly, the keypad assembly including a keycap layer 110 having multiple user interface key caps flexibly coupled to a carrier portion, a luminescent...
Ceramic oscillation flow meter having cofired piezoresistive sensors
An apparatus is provided for measuring the amount of fluid (21) flowing in a channel (18, 20). The apparatus comprises a fluidic oscillation flow meter (10)...
Method and apparatus for establishing an audio link to a wireless earpiece
in reduced time
A mobile communication device (100) contains a local wireless controller (114) for operating with a remote audio processor (124). The remote audio processor is...