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Wireless system protocol for telemetry monitoring
A wireless, programmable system for medical monitoring includes a base unit and a plurality of individual wireless, remotely programmable biosensor transceivers....
Method and apparatus for composing an illumination pattern
A method and apparatus for composing an illumination pattern includes a user interface (102) capable of receiving input commands (106), wherein the input...
Method and apparatus for reconfigurable frequency generation
A frequency generator (10) includes a direct digital synthesizer (14) having an accumulator (18 or 28) for providing an interim output and a digital interpolator...
Rechargeable battery having charging indicating means
A system for detecting information about rechargeable batteries having standard form factors, e.g. AA, C, D, etc., is disclosed. In one preferred embodiment, the...
Electronic component and method of manufacturing same
An electronic component includes an organic interposer (160, 460, 560, 660, 760, 860, 960), a semiconductor chip (220) mounted over the organic interposer,...
Multiple SIM card holding apparatus
A multiple card holding apparatus (10) includes a first bracket (12), a second bracket (22) oriented in opposition to the first bracket (12); and a separation...
Magnetically driven air moving apparatus, with magnetically tipped fan
blades and a single field coil and core
An improved air moving device that is scalable for use in a variety of applications requiring different fan sizes. The fan includes a number of fan blades, each...
Service framework with local proxy for representing remote services
In an information appliance system 100, a user device 108 comprises a client platform (200, FIG. 5) that includes a service framework (235, FIG. 5) to discover...
Method and apparatus for providing a dispatch call
In addition to a hang timer (405), a second timer (403) (session timer) is introduced. A base station (101, 102) monitors a dispatch call, and if there exists no...
Method and apparatus for optimal system control parameter assignments based
on mobile location
A method of assigning an optimal system control parameter in a wireless communication system (10) having one or more transceivers (11a)-(11g) includes applying a...
Method for providing entertainment to a portable device
A unique method for providing entertainment to a portable device, such as a wireless communication device, is disclosed. The method includes steps of receiving...
Method and apparatus for call recovery after a power cut for a CDMA
A first sequence state storage module (20) periodically stores a present state (22) of a long code generator (30). Following a restoration of power after a power...
Transflective color liquid crystal display with internal rear polarizer
A transflective color liquid crystal display (200) with internal rear polarizer (275) has a front polarizer (260), a front substrate (210), a first color filter...
Charging method for extending battery life in the presence of high
A method of charging a battery is provided that alters the amount of energy stored within the battery based upon a temperature profile across time. Battery...
Method for adjusting processing parameters of at least one plate-shaped
object in a processing tool
Processing parameters of at least one plate-shaped object, e.g. a semiconductor device or wafer, or a flat panel display, in a processing tool are adjusted...
Method and apparatus for facilitating fault tolerance in a radio frequency
N input signals are fed (702) to a first Fourier Transform Matrix (FTM) (208) to produce N intermediate signals. Each of the N intermediate signals is split...
Optical path method and apparatus
A mesoscale micro electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) structure comprises an optical interface member (18) that moves with a pivoting member (15). Such movement...
Method and apparatus for digital frequency synthesis
A digital frequency synthesizer includes one or more reference clocks (104, 1316, 1502A, 1504A, 1506A) optionally coupled through one or more pulse width...
Field emission display and methods of forming a field emission display
A field emission device and method of forming a field emission device are provided in accordance with the present invention. The field emission device is...
Organic semiconductor device and method
An organic semiconductor device (11) can be embedded within a printed wiring board (10). In various embodiments, the embedded device (11) can be accompanied by...
Circuit chip connector and method of connecting a circuit chip
A radio frequency identification tag comprising a first substrate and a second substrate is disclosed. An antenna element is disposed on the first substrate, and...
Method for activating nanotubes as field emission sources
A field emission source comprising a first conductive region, a layer of nanotubes deposited on the first conductive region, and a second conductive region...
Desk top charger
Method for enforcing a time limited software license in a mobile
A mobile communication device (104) loads an application bundle (200), which includes a software application (202) and an indication of a time limited license...
Method for determining whether to wake up a mobile station
The present invention provides a method for determining whether to wake up a mobile station. The mobile station includes first configuration parameters relating...
Method and apparatus for generating time of arrival estimates for use in
determining a location
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for generating time of arrival estimates for use by a wireless communication network for locating the...
Method and system for efficiently using a mobile unit for switching between
The invention provides a method and apparatus for allowing a multi-mode mobile communication unit (102) to switch efficiently between communication systems. The...
Method and apparatus for implementing bi-directional soft handovers between
wireless networks via media gateway...
The present invention provides a method and apparatus that enables handover of a mobile station between a cellular network and a wireless network without control...
Signal combining within a communication system
A method and apparatus for signal combining within a communication system is provided herein. The output of RAKE fingers is combined via a chip combiner. The...
Communication system for location sensitive information and method therefor
A portable device (100) communicates with a short range wireless local area network (114) and a wide area communication system (116). The portable device (100)...
Method and system for scheduling packets for transmission from a wireless
A system (38) schedules candidate packets (46) for transmission from a communication platform (22), the communication platform (22) being allocated a plurality...
Rewritable sign system
Rewritable signs (100, 1300) that include bistable cholesteric liquid crystal layers (102, 1402, 1404, 1406) are provided. According to one embodiment a...
Digital pixel sensor with anti-blooming control
An anti-blooming charge accumulation pixel using an anti-blooming element coupled to the pixel prevents blooming by ensuring that a voltage of a charge...
Method and mobile station for determining a code phase
A method (500) and a mobile station (160) for determining a code phase are described herein. The mobile station (160) may generate a first auto correlation...
Navigation pod for a communication device
Keypad for a communication device
Holster for a communication device
Misfire detection in an internal combustion engine
A method and system for a misfire detection acquires (301) a series of acceleration data (302) representative of acceleration behavior of an engine. The data is...
Data packet for a vehicle active network
A vehicle active network (12) communicatively couples devices (14-20) within a vehicle (10). Device operation is independent of the interface (22-28) of the...
Group location and route sharing system for communication units in a
trunked communication system
Methods are disclosed for sharing location and route information between communication units (e.g., talkgroup members) that are subscribed to a group location...
Method and apparatus in a wireless communication device for mitigating a
received power overload
A power measurement element (106) measures (302) the wide-band received signal power of a receiver (102), and a wide-band AGC system (108) transfers (306)...
Training prefix modulation method and receiver
A receiver for implementing a training prefix modulation method in response to a reception of a signal propagating through a channel is disclosed. The signal as...
Method and mobile station for controlling bearer assignment
A method (500) and a mobile station (160) for controlling bearer assignment are described herein. In a wireless communication system (100), a core network (210)...
Method and apparatus for enhancing the quality of service of a wireless
A communication system and method assigns, such as by marking headers of wireless communication packets, packet classification data to packets to define at least...
Apparatus and method for transmitter phase shift compensation
A transmitter circuit (10) includes a phase shifter (20) that receives phase shift compensation and timing data (40), and an amplifier (30) that receives a...
Feedforward linear amplifier
A control circuit for a feed forward amplifier provides for pausing control and continuous adjustment of a control signal, provides for the control signal to...
Multilayer field emission klystron
An exemplary system and method for providing a multi-layer klystron-type electron beam device for the generation and amplification of millimeter-wave...
Semiconductor wafer pod
A semiconductor wafer pod includes a measurement sensor configured within a housing. The sensor faces towards a surface of a wafer being accommodated in the pod....
Accessory for a communication device