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Method and apparatus for displaying a message intended for different
A method and apparatus for displaying a message destined for different recipients, wherein the apparatus programs a computer to perform the method, which...
System for media correlation based on latent evidences of audio
A method for determining a relatedness between a query video and a database video is provided. A processor extracts an audio stream from the query video to...
Multifunction control indicator for a vehicular mobile radio
An improved user interface is provided for a front control panel (104) of a vehicular mobile radio (100) operating in a public safety environment. A...
Cable retention apparatus having a jack housing with a plurality of cable
A jack housing (110) for a plug and jack connector system (120, 110) comprises a plurality of integrated cable retention hooks (114) about which to wrap a cable...
Method and apparatus for single sign-on collaboraton among mobile devices
An apparatus for, and method of, single sign-on collaboration among a plurality of mobile devices, includes a server for issuing a first identity token to...
Method and apparatus for jitter buffering within a communication system
A method and apparatus for performing jitter buffering is provided herein. During operation, a system will utilize variable-length jitter buffers within each...
Adjusting target size of display images based on input device detection
A device and method for adjusting the target size of display images based on the detection of an input device is disclosed. The device (10) includes an input...
Method for a communication device to operate with multiple key management
A method for operating with KMFs includes a communication device having a memory device: receiving a designation of a primary KMF for the communication device,...
Method and device for rekeying in a radio network link layer encryption
Disclosed is a method of rekeying radios for link layer encryption (LLE) in a radio network using a bifurcated crypto period. During a first portion of a first...
Wearable display device, corresponding systems, and method for presenting
output on the same
An electronic device can include detectors for altering the presentation of data on one or more displays. In a wearable electronic device, a flexible housing...
Link for a wrist band
Method and system for transferring a communication session
A method and system for transferring an ongoing communication session from one application server (AS) to another is described. Multiple ASs are monitored and...
Methods and devices for determining user input location based on device
Methods and devices are provided for determining location of an input on a surface of a device using a plurality of acoustic sensing elements. An exemplary...
Decoupled cascaded mixers architechture and related methods
Methods for inter-mixer communication enable a "self-formed" cascaded mixer node tree topology. One method enables inter-mixer node signaling and includes first...
Method and apparatus for data communication
A method and apparatus for data communication. The method includes determining that a first nested network, is available to a plurality of user terminals, the...
Method and apparatus using two radio access technologies for scheduling
resources in wireless communication systems
In a method for scheduling resources, the method includes receiving a first control channel in a first subframe (426) as a part of wireless communication...
Methods for managing at least one broadcast/multicast service bearer
A central resource manager is communicatively coupled to a broadcast/multicast service (BMS) capable system. The BMS capable system has a radio access network...
Method for prevention of false gesture trigger inputs on a mobile
A method for prevention of false gesture trigger inputs on a mobile communication device is disclosed herein. The method includes providing a relative...
Housing for a communication device
Methods and apparatus for a user interface configured to display event
An embodiment of a user interface of an electronic device is configured to display user interface elements along a timeline. Each displayed user interface...
Altering transcoding priority
In an embodiment, a content array represents media content available from a media server. The content array, sent by a media server in response to a request,...
Using a push to talk over cellular infrastructure for radio communications
At least one subscriber unit (SU) (110) can register with a radio frequency (RF) site (120) for radio services. For each registered SU, a SU push to talk over...
Uplink interference management for a heterogeneous wireless network
User equipment (UE), referred to herein as an interfering UE (130), can be detected that is proximate to a low-power cell (120), such as a micro-cell,...
Method and apparatus for attaching a wireless device to a foreign 3GPP
wireless domain using alternative...
A method and apparatus for attaching a wireless device to a foreign wireless domain of a 3GPP communication system using an alternative authentication...
System and methods for adaptive antenna optimization
A method (600) and devices for enhancing the performance of one or more antennas (440) is provided. A control circuit (104) assesses performance of an antenna...
Method to switch between network-controlled and mobile-controlled mobile
A method for prioritizing Mobile IP between PMIP and CMIP includes the steps of connecting a mobile device (118) to a communication network (102) and...
Method and apparatus for transferring content
A method and apparatus for downloading content within a video-on-demand system is provided herein. During operation a Video Home Office (VHO) will cache a...
Audio signal bandwidth extension in CELP-based speech coder
A method for decoding an audio signal in a decoder having a CELP-based decoder element including a fixed codebook component, at least one pitch period value,...
Method and apparatus for policy and charging control decisions based on
radio spectrum blocks
A policy determination function (PDF) makes policy and charging control decisions based on radio spectrum blocks. More particularly, the PDF: receives radio...
Apparatus and method for handling control channel reception/decoding
failure in a wireless VoIP communication...
A base station (103) assigns a set of mobile stations (101) to a group wherein the group will share a set of radio resources (710). A shared control channel...
Mobile electronic device with enhanced chassis
A mobile electronic device 10 with an enhanced chassis is disclosed. The device 10 can include: a frame 12 including an upper portion 14 and a lower portion 16...
System timeout reset based on media detection
In embodiments of system timeout reset based on media detection, an electronic device includes an interface connection that couples the electronic device to a...
Method and location server for determining a postion of a target device
A method and location server (120) enable determining a position of a target device (105). The method includes receiving at the location server (120), from the...
Managing service in an access network for wireless communication
A method (400, 500) and a system 200 for managing service in an access network (110) for wireless communication. The method can include monitoring at least one...
Method and apparatus for the cancellation of intermodulation and harmonic
distortion in a baseband receiver
A method (600) and apparatus (200) cancel odd-order distortion signals. Desensitization can be determined (610) in a received signal caused by odd-order...
Source rate and channel rate matching for scalable video transmission
A source rate associated with a video bit stream (112) and a channel (140) rate associated with an LTE environment can be identified. The video bit stream (112)...
Method and apparatus for restricting radio access to a system
A first subscriber unit (SU) operating in a two-way radio frequency (RF) communications system having at least one fixed terminal, one or more channels, and a...
System and method for synching Portable Media Player content with storage
A device is provided for use with a content provider that is operable to provide content, which includes a plurality of content components. The device includes...
Method and system for providing IMS session continuity to a user equipment
across a plurality of communication...
A method and system for providing IP Multi-media Subsystem (IMS) session continuity to a User Equipment (UE) across a plurality of communication networks is...
Methods and devices for efficient adaptive bitrate streaming
A method for providing video content from a server to a plurality of media devices is disclosed, the method comprising: determining, by the server, the...
Voice activity detector based upon a detected change in energy levels
between sub-frames and a method of operation
A voice activity detector (100) includes a frame divider (201) for dividing frames of an input signal into consecutive sub-frames, an energy level estimator...
Method and apparatus for power supply modulation of a radio frequency
A transmitter power supply modulates an RF signal without needing to run a calibration/training cycle every time an exciter or PA module is switched in and out...
Method and apparatus for operating accessory interface functions over a
An interface (100) is provided between an accessory (102) and a radio (104) to enable three functions over a single signal line (140) thereby minimizing pin...
Electronic apparatus having microphones with controllable front-side gain
and rear-side gain
An electronic apparatus is provided that has a rear-side and a front-side, a first microphone that generates a first signal, and a second microphone that...
Methods and devices for determining user input location using acoustic
Methods and devices are provided for determining location of an input on a surface of a device using an acoustic sensing element. An exemplary method begins by...
System and method for communication resource information
A system for communicating resource information may include a resource reservation proxy module to receive a first signal including resource request...
Scalable data acquisition and accumulation in a resource constrained
A method of acquiring and accumulating data from a server via a network is provided. A request is transmitted for a plurality of items of data and includes at...
Object and resource security system
According to the invention, a method for securing a plaintext object within a content receiver is disclosed. In one step, a secure portion of a secure object...