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20100022181 - High efficiency & high power patch antenna and method of using: A patch antenna system and method comprising a base extending in a first plane; at least one patch mounted in a plane substantially parallel to the first plane; spaced from the base by at least one metallic post such that between the base and patch is substantially only gaseous fluid... Agent: U S Army Research Laboratory Attn: Rdrl-loc-i

20100022182 - Sattellite radio system and method of activating same: A satellite radio system may include at least one computing device configured to receive a transaction date associated with a vehicle, to determine a preactivation duration based on the date, and to determine whether the preactivation duration exceeds a predetermined time period. The at least one computing device may be... Agent: Brooks Kushman P.C./fgtl

20100022183 - System and method for real-time wireless transmission of digital audio signal and control data: Disclosed is a system and method for the real-time wireless transmission of a digital audio signal and control data. A transmitter may be coupled to an audio source. The transmitter includes a processor to combine control data with a digital audio signal from the audio source and the processor wirelessly... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100022184 - Systems and methods for selective relaying in wireless networks: A method for selective transmission by a relay node in a wireless communications system is described. A signal is received. Channel quality information is received. A threshold value is determined. The channel quality information is compared to the threshold value. The signal is transmitted if the channel quality information is... Agent: Austin Rapp & Hardman

20100022186 - Downstream channel bonding: A satellite system for broadband communication with a plurality of remote locations is described. The satellite system comprises service spot beams from a satellite. Forward channels may be transported on carriers of the service spot beams. A plurality of forward sub-channels may be passed on the forward channels. A plurality... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew LLP Viasat, Inc. (client #017018)

20100022185 - System and method of satellite communication that reduces the doppler frequency shift of the satellite signals: A system and method of communicating signals is provided. The system includes a plurality of satellites, at least one receiver, and at least one satellite uplink station. The plurality of satellites include at least one active satellite. The at least one receiver is in communication with the plurality of satellites,... Agent: Delphi Technologies, Inc.

20100022188 - Communication apparatus and communication control method: According to one embodiment, a communication apparatus comprises a close proximity wireless transfer device, a closeness detection module and a device control module. The close proximity wireless transfer device executes a close proximity wireless transfer. The closeness detection module detects that the close proximity wireless transfer device and an external... Agent: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

20100022187 - Electronic device and communication control method: According to one embodiment, an electronic device comprises a close proximity wireless transfer device and a connection mode switching module. The close proximity wireless transfer device executes a close proximity wireless transfer. The connection mode switching module alternately switches, when the close proximity wireless transfer device is not connected to... Agent: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

20100022189 - System and method for real-time wireless transmission of digital audio at multiple radio frequencies: Disclosed is a system and method for the real-time wireless transmission of digital audio signals. A transmitter including a processor may be used to: generate a first digital data stream and a second digital data stream from a digital audio signal and transmit the first digital data stream at a... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100022190 - Method and apparatus for supporting multi-hop communications in a peer to peer communication system: Methods and apparatus for wireless communications in networks, e.g., regional ad hoc peer to peer networks, are described. A communications node, e.g., a third node monitors for wireless communications between other peer communication nodes, e.g., a first node and a second node, in its local vicinity. The third node determines... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100022191 - Very small aperture terminal (vsat) site diagnostics: An exemplary device samples a converter signal (e.g., input to a block up converter or output from a low noise block) at a very small aperture terminal site and identifies, as between a site converter and a site modem, a more likely faulty component to aid site diagnosis and repair.... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group

20100022192 - Systems and methods for transmitter/receiver diversity: Systems and methods for transmitter/receiver diversity for wireless communication systems are described herein.... Agent: Lee & Hayes, PLLC

20100022194 - Auto-calibrating receiver and methods for use therewith: A voice, data and RF integrated circuit includes an RF transmitter generates a transmit signal that includes a first calibration signal when at least one control signal indicates a receive calibration mode. An RF receiver receives a received signal that includes the first calibration signal and generates at least one... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100022195 - Ic having an rf bus structure: An integrated circuit (IC) includes a die and a package substrate. The die includes circuit modules and an RF bus transceiver module and the package substrate includes a micro-electromechanical (MEM) area. The RF bus transceiver module includes a baseband processing module, a transmitter section, a receiver section, a transformer, an... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100022193 - Method and system for multiple antenna communications using multiple transmission modes, related apparatus and computer program product: A system for diversity processing a signal propagated via two diversity antennas includes: respective propagation paths for propagating two replicas of the signal, these propagation paths being coupled to the two diversity antennas so that the replicas are propagated via different antennas; a time variable delay element for subjecting at... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100022198 - High frequency amplifier circuit and mobile communication terminal using the same: A first FET is inserted in a series position between a signal input terminal and a signal output terminal, while second and third FETs are inserted in a shunt position respectively between the signal input terminal and a ground terminal and between the signal output terminal and a ground terminal.... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100022196 - Transmitter device with quasi-constant lo leakage, for wireless communication equipment with a direct conversion architecture: A transmitter device for wireless communication equipment, comprises at least one path (Pl) comprising i) a low-pass filter (LPF 1+, LPFl−) for filtering differential signals and applying a chosen first attenuation to each of them to decrease their amplitudes, ii) a differential transconductor (TC1+, TCl−) arranged for applying a chosen... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100022197 - Wireless communication apparatus for simultaneously performing multiple wireless communications: A portable wireless communication apparatus is provided with antenna elements; a mobile phone signal processing circuit; a DTV tuner for receiving DTV low-band frequency signals and DTV high-band frequency signals; impedance matching circuits for the mobile phone signal processing circuit; and impedance matching circuits for the DTV tuner for receiving... Agent: Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack L.L.P.

20100022199 - Apparatus and method for calibration of gain and/or phase imbalance and/or dc offset in a communication system: An example of a radio frequency (RF) receiver system for communication may include a receive channel frequency converter configured to provide a second receive calibration signal during a receive calibration mode based on a first receive calibration signal and a receive reference signal. The system may include a receive pre-distortion... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100022200 - Apparatus and method for calibration of gain and/or phase imbalance and/or dc offset in a communication system: An example of a method for off-line calibration of a radio frequency (RF) communication system may include one or more of the following: enabling an off-line calibration mode for an RF communication system; generating an off-line calibration signal; applying to a frequency converter a first off-line calibration signal corresponding to... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100022201 - Apparatus and method for reducing self-interference in a radio system: Full duplex radio wireless systems and methods and especially transceivers for full duplex radio wireless systems with reduction of self-interference are described. MIMO (=multiple input multiple output several antennas for output and input) is used within one device with multiple antennas to remove self-interference in a proactive way. For example,... Agent: Bacon & Thomas, PLLC

20100022202 - Transceiver redundancy in an electronic toll collection system: An electronic toll collection system wherein the reader includes a switching network and a plurality of transceivers operating under the control of a controller. The reader further includes failure detection circuitry for determining whether any of the transceivers have failed based upon the RF outputs of the transceivers. If the... Agent: Hanley, Flight & Zimmerman, LLC

20100022203 - Circuit integrating a tunable antenna with a standing wave rate correction: An integrated electronic radio-frequency transceiver circuit, including: at least one terminal intended to receive a signal to be transmitted or to transmit a received signal; at least one planar antenna, with a settable resonance frequency; at least one bidirectional coupler having a primary line interposed between the terminal and the... Agent: Stmicroelectronics Inc. C/o Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100022204 - Fully integrated micro-strip vco: A radio transceiver device includes circuitry for radiating electromagnetic signals at a very high radio frequency both through space, as well as through wave guides that are formed within a substrate material. In one embodiment, the substrate comprises a dielectric substrate formed within a board, for example, a printed circuit... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100022205 - Wireless microphone beacon: Disclosed is a method and system for a radio beacon to protect wireless microphones from interference. One embodiment involves providing each wireless microphone system with a signal detector that detects interfering signals and a ‘beacon’ transmitter that sends a multitone beacon signal. Users that transmit on a potentially interfering frequency... Agent: At & T Legal Department - Ws Attn: Patent Docketing

20100022206 - Transmission noise cancellation: Exemplary embodiments of the disclosure are directed to down-converting an RF signal of a transmitter to baseband, filtering the down-converted signal, and generating a composite signal based on the filtered down-converted signal and a transmission based-band signal.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100022207 - Transmitter: To provide a transmitter wherein even in a case of sharing a detector circuit between or among a plurality of transmitting circuits, a high degree of detection accuracy can be achieved without increasing the signal power supplied to the detector circuit. In a transmitter including a detector circuit 14 shared... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100022208 - Apparatus and method for calibration of gain and/or phase imbalance and/or dc offset in a communication system: An example of a radio frequency (RF) transmitter system for communication may include a transmit pre-distortion module configured to provide a second transmit calibration signal during a transmit calibration mode based on a first transmit calibration signal and one or more transmit calibration adjustment signals. The one or more transmit... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100022209 - Method and apparatus for reducing peak current variation in a radio: The application discloses a method and apparatus for reducing peak current variation in a radio. The method includes monitoring (202) output power of a power amplifier (106) and determining (204) that the output power of the power amplifier is above a predefined threshold. The method then includes controlling (206) input... Agent: Motorola, Inc

20100022210 - Receiving device and electronic apparatus using the same: In an image rejection mixer of a receiving device of the invention, when a signal of a first radio frequency band is input to input terminal, first mixer and second mixer convert the input signal of the first radio frequency band into a signal of a first intermediate frequency band... Agent: Pearne & Gordon LLP

20100022211 - Low noise, highly linear amplifying stage and signal receiver using the same: The invention provides a signal amplifying stage, used in a signal receiver. The signal amplifying stage has: a fixed-gain low noise amplifier (LNA), amplifying an input signal; a variable-gain LNA (VG-LNA) array, amplifying the input signal, including a plurality of parallel VG-LNAs, the VG-LNA array being parallel with the fixed-gain... Agent: Bacon & Thomas, PLLC

20100022213 - Radar detection algorithm: A system includes a radio frequency transceiver. A baseband processor includes an automatic gain control module. The automatic gain control module has a gain that changes from and subsequently returns to a predetermined value each time the radio frequency transceiver receives a radio frequency signal. The baseband processor is configured... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce P.L.C

20100022212 - Radio receiver: A radio receiver adapted to alternatively receive data over a communication channel in a first mode and a second mode. The second mode facilitates reception of data at higher data rates than the first mode. The radio receiver comprises a signal-processing unit and a control unit. The signal processing unit... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100022214 - Method and device for processing the dc offset of a radiofrequency reception subsystem: A method may compensate for direct current (DC) offset in a radio frequency reception device. The method may include partitioning an analog portion of the reception device into a plurality of zones, for each zone, calibrating initial DC offset compensation to be applied within an operating range of a respective... Agent: Allen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist P.A.

20100022215 - Baseband filters for use in wireless communication devices: An embodiment of a baseband filter in a transmitter subsystem of a wireless device comprises an operational amplifier (op-amp), a pole circuit, a feedback capacitor, and an active device. The op-amp is adapted to produce an amplified signal that includes noise gain produced by the op-amp. The pole circuit is... Agent: Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz, P.C. (fs)

20100022216 - Ambient information for usage of wireless communication devices: Embodiments that indicate usage information of services for wireless communication devices via ambient elements are disclosed. Some embodiments determine usage of a service for a wireless communication device and manipulate one or more ambient elements to indicate the usage to a user of the device. Various embodiments may determine usage... Agent: Ibm Corporation (jss) C/o Schubert Osterrieder & Nickelson PLLC

20100022218 - Administration and service system for wireless terminal display devices: An administration and service system for wireless terminal display devices comprises a digital supplier supplying digital images, digital video or digital music; an administration server including a user identity administration system, an authentication and authorization system and a digital content administration system, wherein the administration server exchanges digital data with... Agent: Sinorica, LLC

20100022217 - Proximity access and/or alarm apparatus:

20100022219 - Method and system for playing ring back tone, home location register and mobile switching center: A ring back tone playing method and system, a home location register and a mobile switching center, the method comprises the calling side mobile switching center transmitting a route request message to the called side home location register when the calling side mobile switching center has received the call request... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100022220 - System and method for projecting information from a wireless device: A system and method for projecting information from a wireless messaging device. User preferences are received for projecting the information. An event is detected. Information regarding the event is projected onto a surface in response to detecting the event.... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100022226 - Calling methods and systems for video phone: A calling method for the video phone, includes: playing a Multimedia Ring Back Tone for a calling terminal via a first bearer of video phone established between a Multimedia Ring Back Tone server and the calling terminal; establishing a second bearer of video phone between a called terminal and the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100022223 - Method and apparatus for producing a map for mobile reception at each cell tower: A method and apparatus for producing a video map for mobile reception, comprising generating the video map of an area having points of interest proximate to a cell tower and transmitting the video map over a dedicated channel, are described. Also described are a method and system for receiving a... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC

20100022225 - Methods and systems for setting, scheduling, optimizing, and initiating personal communication and prioritizing communication channels and devices: The present invention discloses methods for electronically organizing an event among users having personal communication devices (PCDs), the method including the steps of: providing event details, defined by an initiator, of the event to a control unit, wherein the event details designate invited users and at least one suggested event... Agent: Dr. Mark M. Friedman C/o Bill Polkinghorn - Discovery Dispatch

20100022224 - Mobile phone alert system and method: A mobile phone alert system sets one or more alert conditions of a mobile phone, and sets a response message corresponding to each of the alert conditions. The system further monitors communication status of the mobile phone when the mobile phone is communicating with a contact mobile phone, determines if... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100022221 - Real-time inventory tracking via mobile device: A computer-implemented method is disclosed for real-time inventory tracking with a mobile device, including: receiving a communication for a stationary inventory item via a cellular or wireless network from a tracking server that is coupled with the cellular or wireless network; and tracking the stationary inventory item on a registered... Agent: Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione / Yahoo! Overture

20100022227 - System and method for determining mobile device capabilities: Methodologies and system functionality are provided to determine mobile device capabilities and/or configuration setting and user abilities and/or inclinations as a precursor to or as part of the management, delivery and/or assessment of the efficacy of promotional material. The determination of the mobile device capabilities and/or configuration settings and user... Agent: Barnes & Thornburg LLP

20100022222 - System for providing search services over mobile messaging: A system is described for providing search services over mobile messaging. The system may include a processor, a memory and an interface. The memory may store a search result and a mobile advertisement related to the search result. The mobile advertisement may include a link to a mobile web page... Agent: Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione / Yahoo! Overture

20100022228 - Apparatus and method for displaying traffic information using widgets in mobile terminal: An apparatus and method of displaying traffic information using at least one widget in a mobile terminal are provided. The method of displaying traffic information in a mobile terminal includes receiving traffic information from at least one broadcasting station through at least one digital broadcasting channel, and displaying the traffic... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100022229 - Method for communicating, a related system for communicating and a related transforming part:

20100022230 - Method for receiving incoming call in mobile communication terminal using local wireless communication during user absence:

20100022231 - Collaborative computing for mobile devices: Embodiments of the present disclosure include systems and methods for collaborative computing for mobile devices. The system includes methods for leveraging a mobile device and computing resources in a peer-to-peer network in a manner that does not require a central controlling entity, nor the transmission and/or downloading of computer-executable code... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP

20100022232 - Systems for providing wireless account feature notifications to mobile communication devices: Systems and methods for providing wireless account calling feature indications to a device are described. Feature indications are provided to inform a user of the device that an incoming call or outgoing call is eligible for an account calling feature based on whether the conditions for the calling feature to... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Pk Attn: Patent Docketing

20100022233 - Method of remote control for portable device and system using the same: A portable device remote control method and system are provided. The method includes registering an Internet Protocol (IP) address in an IP network, by a portable device, forming a transport control protocol based communications channel with the portable device based on the IP network and the IP address, by an... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100022234 - Tethered digital butler consumer electronic master device and method: The present invention relates to a tethered digital butler consumer electronics product and method. The tethered digital butler, of a price and form factor suitable for consumer electronics markets of developed and developing countries, includes a communications and multi-media console and a wireless remote. The remote may resemble a handheld... Agent: Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld LLP

20100022235 - Apparatus and method of ciphering in wireless communications user equipment operative with a plurality of radio access networks: A method in a wireless telecommunications device operative with a plurality of radio access networks, the method comprising: when operating with a first radio access network reading at least one ciphering variable applicable in the second radio access network (e.g. in UMTS reading the value of a variable START from... Agent: Research In Motion Attn: Glenda Wolfe

20100022236 - Method and apparatus for controlling voice call quality in portable terminal: A method and apparatus is disclosed that controls voice call quality by networks and maintains the optimal voice call quality in a portable terminal. The voice call quality control method includes: identifying a network, connected to the portable terminal when the portable terminal enters a voice call mode, and a... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100022237 - Multi-mode communication system: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a communication system having a battery-operated communication device (BOCD) operating according to a Wireless Fidelity (WiFi) access protocol, or a Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT) wireless access protocol, one or more battery-operated handsets (BOHs) operating according to... Agent: At&t Legal Department - As Attn: Patent Docketing

20100022238 - Signal transmission mechanism with diversity gain in satellite communication network: Provided is a satellite communication system for obtaining a diversity gain by transmitting a signal applied with STBC. When a signal transmission band of a link between a satellite and a terminal differs from that of a link between a satellite and a repeater, the satellite communication system includes: a... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100022239 - Portable telephone and access control method: A portable telephone is provided for making it possible for the portable telephone to associate terminal devices with each other for flexible access control less expensively and safely by means of the existing infrastructure and the terminal devices. The portable telephone (PT) is comprised of a short distance wireless communication... Agent: Christensen O'connor Johnson Kindness PLLC

20100022240 - Requesting a user account for services: An automated network registration and activation system and method of the present invention automatically configures a communication network device for communicating on a network and automatically handles the communication network registration and activation. In one embodiment a processor automatically configures a device for communicating on a communication network with automated... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP

20100022242 - Idle mode handling in a hybrid gsm/cdma network: In a mobile wireless telecommunications system, which includes base stations (30) of a first type operating over a first air interface, and base stations (32) of a second type operating over a second air interface, a method for reselection by a mobile station (40) camped on a cell associated with... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100022241 - Mobile communication system, mobile communication terminal, and network selection method for use therein: A mobile communication terminal includes: display means for displaying service providing information based on the service information reported from each of the networks on its network selection screen; and selection means for selecting one of the networks in accordance with an instruction from a user according to the service providing... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100022243 - Method and apparatus for providing system selection using dynamic parameters: An approach is provided for selecting, by a multi-mode device, one among multiple networks. A plurality of overlay parameters associated with a plurality of networks are acquired, wherein the networks are different from one another. Each of the networks is rated using the overlay parameters according to one or more... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100022247 - Measurement request report extensions for media independent handover: A method and apparatus for generating a measurement report request including media independent handover (MIH) information at a medium access control (MAC) device for use in configuring a physical layer measurement device to measure the physical layer and generate a MIH event report are provided. The request is sent to... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100022244 - Method and system of supporting continuous access to content transmitted over two or more networks: A system and method of supporting access to content over first and second networks that allows a user to access content over different networks, either on the same device or with different devices. The access may be supported in a continuous or seamless matter without substantially interrupting access to the... Agent: Brooks Kushman P.C.

20100022245 - Radio base station, mobile station, radio communication system and radio communication method: A radio base station for communicating with a mobile station using a radio frame includes a receiver which receives a predetermined code from the mobile station using a predetermined region of the radio frame, and a transmitter which, when the receiver receives the predetermined code, broadcasts structure information indicating a... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC

20100022246 - Wireless communication device and method for handover in wireless communication networks: A communication terminal device and method operable to control a handover is disclosed. A connection is made to a first wireless communication network. If occurrence of a handover factor is detected, a search is made for a second wireless communication network based on a detection order, and handoff is made.... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP

20100022248 - Wireless intelligent network (win) support for centralized service control in an ip multimedia subsystem (ims) network: Feature control signaling can be transported from a handset to a network-based service platform when the handset is active on an existing call, using three-way calling and Intelligent Network (IN) capabilities to pass feature control information from the user device to a network-based service platform. Although Wireless Intelligent Network (WIN)... Agent: Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery

20100022251 - Base transceiver station and channel rate control method: To provide a base transceiver station and channel rate control method for enabling the base transceiver station to execute stable processing in a radio communication system compliant with an HSDPA communication scheme, a base transceiver station 5 compliant with high speed downlink packet access is comprised of a Uu rate... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100022250 - Transmission and reception of system information upon changing connectivity or point of attachment in a mobile communication system: Method for informing a mobile terminal on target cell-specific system information to facilitate a mobility procedure such as handover or cell reselection in a mobile communication network. Further a radio resource control apparatus, a mobile terminal and a system comprising the radio resource control apparatus and the mobile terminal are... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100022249 - Wireless communication device that prioritizes access probe handling using a predetermined transmission delay: A wireless communication device that prioritizes the receipt of access probes within the slots of a base station having a slotted access protocol for incoming communications from wireless communication devices, where the slotted access protocol includes a plurality of discrete slots in which communication packets from wireless communication devices are... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100022252 - Method of and device for air time management in multi-access channel networks: An air time management method and apparatus for multi-access channel networks is provided, suitable for use when terminal stations operate with adaptive modulation. A specific modulation (default modulation) is defined for each terminal station (in a planning phase. During operation, when bandwidth is to be allotted to an uplink or... Agent: Dickinson Wright, PLLC

20100022253 - Mobile device: A mobile device is provided which in an embodiment comprises a circuit to obtain position information, a circuit to obtain commercial information, a circuit to detect patterns based on said position information and said commercial information and a circuit to convey information to a user based on said patterns. A... Agent: Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP

20100022254 - Location-based authentication of mobile device transactions: Systems, methods, and software for implementing location-based authentication of both online and mobile web-based transactions. This implementation may involve verifying whether a mobile device (such as a cellular telephone) is proximate to a computer from which the transaction is being performed. Depending upon the location of the mobile device, further... Agent: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd Attorneys For Client Number 007131

20100022255 - Systems and methods for location and movement tracking using gps enabled cell phones: A system of tracking location and movement of geographically dispersed entities with a cell phone with a GPS function, has a slave agent operable in the phone that collects location data from the GPS function and periodically sends a time and location data record to a master cell phone using... Agent: Tara Chand Singhal

20100022258 - Method and equipment for paging in trunking system: The present invention discloses a method for paging in a trunking system comprising: initiating a request for establishing a call by a calling user equipment UE, lookuping a location area of the called UE, paging the called UE in the location area and a location area adjacent to the location... Agent: Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

20100022256 - Method for improving paging performances in a wireless access system: An object of the present invention is a method for improving paging performances in a wireless access system, said method comprising the steps of:—retransmitting a paging message in case of no response from a paged Mobile Station,—performing said retransmission at a Base Station level,—managing said retransmission at a Paging Controller... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100022257 - Paging drx optimization: In one exemplary embodiment of the invention, a method includes: receiving, by an apparatus, a first message having information descriptive of a parameter N in relation to a parameter T, where the apparatus is configured to participate in discontinuous reception of at least one paging message, where N is indicative... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100022259 - Mobile communications device capable of replying to advertising message and method thereof: A mobile communications device capable of replying to advertising message (ad) quickly and a method thereof are provided. The method includes steps of: receiving an ad transmitted by a server; identifying whether the received ad is a message in a predetermined format; reading a decoding program from a storage unit... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100022260 - Mobile phone and method for managing short messages of the mobile phone: A mobile phone and method for managing short messages of the mobile phone are provided. The method sets a schedule for managing the short messages stored in a storage device, reads a timestamp of a short message when the short message is received, and assigns a first weight value or... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100022261 - Unscheduled protocols for switched antenna arrays: In an example embodiment, an apparatus, comprising a first wireless transceiver, a first directional antenna coupled to the first wireless transceiver, a second wireless transceiver, a second directional antenna coupled to the second wireless transceiver, and control logic coupled to the first wireless transceiver and the second wireless transceiver. The... Agent: Tucker Ellis & West LLP

20100022262 - Method and arrangement for reducing the mutual interference of network subscribers in radio networks: The object of the invention, which relates to a method and an arrangement for reducing the mutual interference of network subscribers in radio networks, is to provide a solution by means of which data collisions are reduced and thus the data throughput rate of a radio cell is increased. According... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100022263 - System and method for network management: Various systems and methods for network management are disclosed. In one embodiment, a network management system comprises a receiver for receiving data from a plurality of entities, including base stations and/or subscriber handsets, a processor for generating a network map or a recommendation based on the received data, a display... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100022264 - Apparatus and method for dynamically allocating radio resource: The invention relates to a communication device and method that dynamically uses frequency resources, and more particularly, to a mobile terminal and a communication method that can dynamically allocate frequencies. The mobile terminal, which can dynamically allocate frequencies includes a communication module including a cognitive engine and a communication system... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100022265 - Ptt server, ptt communication system, ptt communication method, and program: A PTT server includes a controlling unit, a receiving unit, a medium converting unit, and a transmitting unit. The controlling unit controls pieces of connection setting information less than the number of a plurality of PTT terminals having different specifications by complying them with the plurality of PTT terminals. The... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100022266 - Pilot signal transmission in a radio communication system: An access point for a radio communication system transmits a pilot signal. The access point can operate in different modes with the pilot signal transmit power being controlled differently. A mode processor (105) controls a pilot signal controller (103) such that when in a first mode the access point is... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100022267 - Method and apparatus for flexible multiple number assignment modules: A method and apparatus for configuring a mobile device capable of supporting multiple number assignment modules, the method writing a first configuration parameter to indicate whether the mobile device should support multiple number assignment modules; specifying a second configuration parameter to indicate whether the mobile device should support data connectivity... Agent: Moffat-rim

20100022268 - Mobile wireless communications device comprising a top-mounted auxiliary input/output device and a bottom-mounted antenna: A mobile wireless communications device may include a housing having an upper portion and a lower portion, a dielectric substrate carried by the housing, circuitry carried by the dielectric substrate, and an audio output transducer carried by the upper portion of the housing and connected to the circuitry. The device... Agent: Allen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist - Rim

20100022271 - Apparatus and method for controlling camera of portable terminal: An apparatus and method for controlling a camera of a portable terminal are provided. The method includes determining a rate at which at least a portion of a subject occupies an input image obtained in a video phone call from camera, comparing the determined rate with a preset reference level,... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100022272 - Method and apparatus for disabling the rf functionality of a multi-function wireless communication device while maintaining access to local functionality: A method and apparatus for disabling the communication functionality (i.e., disabling the transmission and/or reception of RF signals) of an integrated device, while still providing access to the local functionality of such device. A control and select function, such as a switch that is implemented by hardware or software or... Agent: Stolowitz Ford Cowger LLP

20100022270 - Mobile dialogue system and mobile content delivery solutions: This invention relates to a method, system and products for the transmission, delivery, playback, and content management of audio and visual files for wireless and non-wireless devices, and a new Internet-less protocol for such transmission to portable electronic devices, such as cell phones and the like.... Agent: John P. Luther Ladas & Parry LLP

20100022269 - Systems and methods for accelerometer usage in a wireless headset: This includes systems and methods for accelerometer usage in a wireless headset. An accelerometer can be used to determine the location of a wireless headset. The determined location can be used to control and improve a noise cancellation system. In some embodiments, the determined location can be used in controlling... Agent: Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

20100022273 - Radiofrequency local communication interface between a mobile phone and a contactless reader: A contactless smart card imbedded in a communication mobile substrate connected to a wireless communication network, and a contactless smart card reader in the vicinity of the communication mobile substrate for radiofrequency communication with the contactless smart card, are disclosed. On one hand, a first antenna is provided on the... Agent: Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney PC

20100022275 - Communication device and input method for same using virtual keyboard: A communication device, capable of inputting messages when the communication device is in different orientations, includes an orientation sensing unit configured to detect a current orientation of the communication device, an interface transferring unit configured to invoke corresponding input interface to show on a screen of the communication device according... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100022276 - Menu display method of mobile terminal: A mobile terminal including a display having a menu display portion configured to display a menu group among a plurality of menu groups that are arranged in a same planar surface, a handler mechanism configured to traverse through the plurality of menu groups, and a controller configured to select one... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100022277 - Mobile terminal having expansion module and method of controlling operation of the mobile terminal: A mobile terminal including a main body configured to provide a communication function, an expansion module configured to provide a number of additional functions to the main body, a connector including at least first, second and third pins and configured to electrically connect the main body and the expansion module... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100022274 - System and method for a projection enabled voip phone: A system and method for projecting information from a phone. User preferences are received for projection. The user preferences indicate information associated with one or more types of communications. A communication is received. A determination is made whether the received communication is one of the one or more types of... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100022278 - Handheld wireless communication device: Disclosed is a wireless communication device for a user. The wireless communication device includes a first body portion and a second body portion pivotally coupled to the first body portion. The first body portion includes a keypad on a first side of the wireless communication device. Further, the first body... Agent: Law Office Of Jerry D. Haynes , P.a

20100022280 - Method and apparatus for providing sidetone feedback notification to a user of a communication device with multiple microphones: A communication device including multiple microphones is provided. The communication device includes at least two microphones. The communication device further includes a sidetone feedback notifier for producing a notification signal. The sidetone feedback notifier is coupled to the microphones. The notification signal is based on the combination of, a first... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100022279 - Mood dependent alert signals in communication devices: The invention relates to a method for creating a unique communication signal in a communication device, comprising the steps of receiving an incoming communication event, acquiring user specific parameters, creating a unique communication signal based on the user specific parameters and the communication event, executing the unique communication signal to... Agent: Warren A. Sklar (soer) Renner, Otto, Boisselle & Sklar, LLP

20100022281 - Wireless phone headset: A wireless phone headset for cell and office phone systems, including a flexible headband having an integral annulus on one end of the headband adapted for placement over and around a user's ear. An earpiece/microphone combination is provided and has an annular portion swivelingly connected to the headband annulus using... Agent: Stainbrook & Stainbrook, LLP

20100022282 - Echo canceler circuit and method: An echo canceler circuit (10) and method attenuates at least post-echo canceler uplink data (90) to produce attenuated uplink data (100) in response to uplink echo return loss based attenuation data (40). The echo canceler circuit (10) includes an echo return loss based attenuation data generator (20) and at least... Agent: Continental Automotive Systems Temic Automotive Of North America, Inc.

20100022283 - Systems and methods for noise cancellation and power management in a wireless headset: This includes systems and methods for noise cancellation and power management in a wireless headset. The wireless headset can perform noise cancellation by using two or more omni-directional microphones to generate a noise canceling “cone.” Audio signals received outside of the cone can be filtered out. An accelerometer can be... Agent: Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

20100022284 - Power level of transmitted control channel symbol: Channel estimation accuracy is improved by adjusting the power level of a physical control channel allocated to a receiver based on the transmission rate and/or transport format of a corresponding physical data channel allocated to the same receiver. The physical control channel may be a DPCCH, E-DPCCH or other type... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100022285 - Apparatus and method for retrofitting a broad range of mobile devices to receive wireless power: Apparatus and method for retrofitting a mobile electronic device, which has an input power receptacle located on its side, to receive power from a power delivery pad that has a flat power delivery surface. A connector assembly is connectable to the mobile electronic device by plugging a connector into the... Agent: Cochran Freund & Young LLC

20100022286 - Sliding mechanism and portable electronic device using the same: An exemplary sliding mechanism includes a main plate, a slide plate, and a clock spring positioned between the main plate and the slide plate. The slide plate is slidably connected to the main plate. The clock spring includes a first spiral portion fixed to the slide plate, a second spiral... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

  
01/21/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20100015910 - Counter-intelligence signal enabled communication device: According to one embodiment, a radio has a memory for the storage of a number of records. Each record has a number of operating parameters that are used by a controller subsystem to control the radio's operation. The controller subsystem is operable to communicate with a first communication device using... Agent: Baker Botts LLP

20100015911 - Systems for automatic audience size measurement and interactivity: A system for automatically measuring the size of a radio or television audience at any particular time is provided. In the system, a remote computer may identify the broadcast stations to which listening devices, such as radios or televisions, are tuned. To identify the broadcast stations, the remote computer commands... Agent: Loza & Loza LLP

20100015912 - System and method for providing wireless security surveillance services accessible via a telecommunications device: A system and method for providing video surveillance may include providing digital television services to a customer via middleware. The middleware may include digital rights management services. Digital surveillance services may be provided to the customer via the middleware. In providing digital surveillance services to the customer, the customer may... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100015913 - Systems, methods and apparatuses for providing video data to data rendering devices for display on multimedia video devices at the request of wireless hand held devices: Provide dare methods, systems and apparatuses for data brokering between hand held wireless devices (WDs) and data rendering devices (DRDs). DRDs in the form of multimedia devices used for displaying video data (e.g., televisions, video monitors, and projectors) are provided with video for display at the DRD at the request... Agent: Luis M. Ortiz

20100015914 - Methods and equipment for performing channel aware relays in an enhanced relay cluster: This invention provides a type of method used for providing channel aware relays in enhanced relay clusters. This method is based on the Centralized Cluster Relay Implementation Proposal, and is implemented by transferring MMR-BS channel information based functions to RS. Specifically, in this invention, RS receives authorization from the MMR-BS... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100015915 - Repeater and follow-up notification method after broadcast communication thereof: A repeater including a first wireless unit that performs transmission and reception using a frequency for communicating with a base station and a second wireless unit that performs transmission and reception using a frequency for communicating with a mobile station performs a follow-up communication after broadcast communication. The repeater causes,... Agent: Brundidge & Stanger, P.C.

20100015916 - Network server having an information and scheduling controller to support one or more low duty cycle wireless devices: A network server, such as, for example, a mobile positioning center, having an information or schedule controller or having access to an information or schedule controller is provided. The information or schedule controller is provided with a schedule for a low duty cycle wireless device to provide the network server... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100015917 - Near field rf communicators and near field rf communications enabled devices: A near field RF communicator (100) has an inductive coupler (102) and a first signal provider (109, 110, 111) to cause the inductive coupler to provide a first signal that when inductively coupled to the inductive coupler of another near field RF communicator in near field range is insufficient to... Agent: Gallagher & Dawsey Co., L.p.a.

20100015918 - Wireless transfer of information using magneto-electric devices: Apparatus and method for wireless near-field magnetic communication (NFMC) of information (e.g., voice or data) over modest distances (centimeters to a few kilometers). The transmission can proceed from an inductive coil transmitter to a magneto-electric (ME) receiving device, or between two ME devices. Electrical power may also be transmitted from... Agent: Rissman Hendricks & Oliverio, LLP

20100015920 - Apparatus and method for controlling quality of service of master bluetooth terminal in piconet: An apparatus for controlling Quality of Service (QoS) of a master Bluetooth® terminal in a piconet. A file-specific band setting unit sets information about files and information about bandwidths set for the files, which are stored in the master Bluetooth® terminal, for a content meta database. A QoS controller checks... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP

20100015919 - Method, apparatus and system for managing multi-type short-range wireless communications: A method, an apparatus and a system for managing multi-type short-range wireless communications for a wireless combination device are provided. The system has one wireless combination device and at least one other wireless device, in which the wireless combination device has multiple wireless communication modules for respectively supporting various type... Agent: Chalker Flores, LLP

20100015922 - Radio transmission system and interference compensation method: A radio transmission system includes a MIMO reception processing unit for performing reception-side MIMO processing to output a plurality of reception modulated signals respectively corresponding to a plurality of unique paths. The system further includes an interference compensation unit for compensating inter-path interference contained in the plurality of reception modulated... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100015921 - Wireless communication systems with femto cells: Systems and methods for avoiding interference signals sent by a femto node in a wireless communication system are described herein. In one embodiment, the method comprises establishing a communication link between a first transceiver and a base station. The base station is configured to provide wireless communication coverage within a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100015925 - Device for and method of characterizing an object: A device for characterizing an object (100, 503, 504) is provided wherein the device comprises a first sensor element (310) and a determination unit (508), wherein the first sensor element (310) is adapted to measure a value of a physical parameter of an object (100, 503, 504), wherein the physical... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100015924 - Process for enabling communication of a communication device over a spectrum: In one aspect, there is disclosed a process for enabling communication of a communication device over a spectrum including the steps of: providing a communication device, detecting available analog signals, analyzing the detected analog signals, connecting to a highest energy signal, and repeating these steps.... Agent: Gifford, Krass, Sprinkle,anderson & Citkowski, P.c

20100015926 - System and methods to monitor and analyze events on wireless devices to predict wireless network resource usage: System and methods to monitor and analyze events on a wireless device to predict wireless network usage are described. An example method to predict the use of wireless network resources from usage data of wireless devices when executed receives data related to a user interaction with a wireless device in... Agent: Hanley, Flight & Zimmerman, LLC

20100015923 - Communication scheme for channel quality information: The invention relates to a method for transmitting and a method for reconstructing channel quality information in a communication system. Further, the invention also provides a transmitter and receiver performing these methods, respectively. The invention suggests a scheme for communicating channel quality measures that on the one hand allows for... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100015927 - Radio communication device and radio communication method: Disclosed are a radio communication device and a radio communication method capable of suppressing fluctuations of interference given to an adjacent cell while maintaining a beam gain to a UE of a local cell even when a transmission beam is switched. According to the device and the method, ST201 to... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100015929 - Method and apparatus to establish communication with wireless communication networks: Briefly, a method of transmitting over a first wireless network a message not addressed to mobile units of the first wireless network, wherein receiving said message causes transmitting stations of the first wireless station to cease transmissions for a predetermined time interval and to enable the access point to be... Agent: Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer, LLP

20100015928 - Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication method, and computer program: A wireless communication apparatus includes a plurality of antenna branches through which radio signals are transmitted and received; a calibration factor acquiring unit that acquires a calibration factor for compensating an unbalance of phase and amplitude between the antenna branches for every predetermined frequency band; a factor memory storing the... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100015930 - Gate intercom with a wireless telephony interface: The present invention is directed to a telephony communication interface device. The device includes a communication transceiver configured to communicate with a remote system via a predetermined communication channel. A control circuit is coupled to the communication transceiver. The control circuit is configured to determine a device operating mode status... Agent: Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery

20100015931 - Wireless apparatus: A wireless apparatus includes a display, a display case encasing the display, a body supporting the display case capable of rolling sideways the display, a first antenna element arranged in the display case, a second antenna element arranged in crossed direction of the first antenna element direction in the display... Agent: Fujitsu Patent Center C/o Cpa Global

20100015932 - Signal decomposition methods and apparatus for multi-mode transmitters: A multi-mode communications transmitter includes a signal decomposer that converts rectangular-coordinate in-channel and quadrature channel signals into polar-coordinate amplitude and angle component signals and form therefrom first and second modulation signals. The signal decomposition process performed by the signal decomposer combines envelope-reduction and restoration (ERR) with filtering to reduce the... Agent: Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (panasonic)

20100015933 - Equalizer system for emitting a quas i-constant power output rf signal in a frequency band: The invention refers to an equalizer system for emitting a quasi-constant power output RF signal in a first frequency band, the system comprising a programmable RF signal generator (10) for providing a modulated signal; a variable gain amplifier (40) for receiving the modulated signal and generating a RF signal to... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100015934 - Diversity receiving device: A diversity receiving device includes two signal paths. Each path interfaces an antenna that receives a radio frequency signal and an amplifier that amplifies the received radio frequency signal. A variable signal level attenuator in each path attenuates the amplified signal and receives current from current sources. The current sources... Agent: Harman - Brinks Hofer Chicago Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione

20100015935 - Method, device and computer program for classifying a received signal: An embodiment of the invention provides a method for classifying a received signal. The method includes determining a covariance matrix of signal values of the received signal, and determining an eigenvalue matrix of the covariance matrix. The eigenvalue matrix includes the eigenvalues of the covariance matrix. A first function is... Agent: Crockett & Crockett, P.C.

20100015936 - Method and system for measuring receiver mixer iq mismatch: A system for correcting an IQ mismatch in a receiver mixer is disclosed and may include one or more circuits that generate an IQ correlation with a training signal having periodic, uncorrelated I and Q signals. The one or more circuits may estimate a gain mismatch based on a power... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100015937 - Gain control circuit of the wireless receiver: A gain control circuit of the wireless receiver comprises a plurality of stages-amplifier, an analog gain control circuit, and a digital gain control circuit, wherein the analog gain control circuit generates an analog controlling voltage for regulating the gain of the post-amplifier by an analog gain controlling process, and the... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC

20100015938 - Rf receiver: A radio frequency (RF) receiver includes an oscillator for outputting an oscillation signal from an output port thereof, a limiter for dividing the oscillation signal output from the oscillator into a branch signal at a predetermined dividing ratio outputting the branch signal, an amplifier for amplifying the branch signal output... Agent: Ratnerprestia

20100015939 - Programmable if frequency filter for enabling a compromise between dc offset rejection and image rejection: A center frequency of an adjustable filter is controlled to achieve a compromise between DC offset rejection and image rejection.... Agent: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.l.l.c.

20100015940 - Radio receiver: In a radio receiver, the receive signal is conditioned in parallel in at least two paths, in one path a first mixing oscillator signal lying above a channel center by an absolute value, and in a second path a second mixing oscillator signal lying below the channel center by an... Agent: Kenyon & Kenyon LLP

20100015941 - Broadband active balun and balanced mixer using reactive feedback: A broadband active balun using reactive feedback and a balanced mixer using the balun are provided. The broadband active balun comprises a common gate FET having a source connected to an input terminal, a gate connected to the ground, and a drain connected to a first output terminal; a reactive... Agent: Jae Y. Park

20100015943 - Alert system and personal apparatus: An alert system and apparatus for an emergency alert system is provided to disseminate emergency information to the public utilizing a universal paging system through a personal alert device such as a cellular telephone, pager, PDA or E-FOB. The alert system utilizes an emergency alert system signal from the NOAA... Agent: Erickson, Kernell, Derusseau & Kleypas, LLC

20100015942 - System and method for realizing remote control to terminal data: The invention discloses a system for realizing remote control to terminal data comprising a terminal management subsystem and terminals, wherein the terminal management subsystem is used to receive a data operation request for the terminal, obtain information of the terminal according to the data operation request, transmit a data operation... Agent: Woodcock Washburn LLP

20100015946 - Method and device for charging for and routing based on mobile number portability service: The invention discloses a method for charging for a call service comprising: intercepting a request message for triggering a pre-paid service transmitted from a switch device visited by a pre-paid calling subscriber to a Service Control Point (SCP), wherein the request message carries information on a called subscriber; querying a... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100015945 - Reducing latency in a prepaid group communication session within a wireless communications system: Embodiments are directed to managing a prepaid server-arbitrated group communication session within a wireless communications system. A server receives, from a session originator, a request to setup a prepaid group communication session with at least one session target, the prepaid group communication session requiring each session participant to have an... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100015944 - Supplier funds reception electronically: Apparatuses and methods to facilitate customer to supplier funds transfer via premium messages. In one aspect, an apparatus to electronically transfer funds from a customer to a supplier, includes: a server component connected to a network; and a database coupled to the server component. The server component is configured to:... Agent: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (sv)IPDocketing

20100015948 - Base station and mobile terminal: To provide a security technique (a base station and a mobile terminal) for easily guarding a building such as a house for an average family or a small office at a low price by using a cellular phone terminal and a small base station (femtocell). A base station (FCL) of... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP

20100015949 - Method and device to use a mobile terminal with a new subscription: The invention relates to a method and device to use a locked mobile terminal with a new subscription. This method is based on presentation of several IMSI and detection of an IMSI with valid MCC and/or MNC code replaced by another IMSI so that the end-user can use his new... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100015947 - Method for switching a telematics communication: A method for providing telematics communications is provided comprising: sending an ignition-on message to a switching server by a telematics device, when an ignition is turned on; sending a switching phone list to the telematics device by the switching server; sending to the switching server, by the telematics device, information... Agent: Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP

20100015952 - Establishing a collaborative domain among communication terminals responsive to authentication: A method of establishing a collaborative domain among a plurality of communication terminals can include having a communication terminal authenticate one or more other communication terminals based on personal information, which can be stored on a removable memory card in the other terminals, and/or based on the geographic location of... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Mb Attn: Patent Docketing

20100015950 - Method for managing a telecommunication network and associated devices: The invention pertains to a method for managing a telecommunication network, comprising at least one base station in which said at least one base station is located and authenticated through the use of at least one identification parameter for a landline of the telecommunication network to which the base station... Agent: Carmen Patti Law Group, LLC

20100015951 - Method of supporting location privacy: A method of protecting location privacy of a mobile station when the mobile station enters a network is disclosed. A method of supporting location privacy comprises the steps of transmitting a ranging code for performing initial ranging; and receiving a message including temporary station identifier after transmitting a ranging request... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100015953 - Method and system for transmitting an instantaneous message to a terminal: A system for sending an instant message to a terminal that is not compatible with the instant messaging (IM) service. The system comprises a first terminal (10, 10′, 10″) that is compatible with said IM service, a second terminal (20, 20′, 20″) that is not compatible with said IM service... Agent: Cohen, Pontani, Lieberman & Pavane LLP

20100015954 - System and method for managing information of a communication device: A system and method for managing information of a communication device include creating a user account, and allocating storage space to store an account profile of a user of the communication device and a contact list. The system and method further include determining if the account profile of the user... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100015959 - Call graph processing system and method: A computer-based call graph processing system and method dials a phone number of a receiver, and display an option selection to select a call graph on a display of a mobile phone. The system and method further call a radio link protocol to build an IS-95 channel to send a... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100015955 - Call management between communication devices: The invention relates to a method for managing communications between communication devices. The method comprise initiating a communication between a first and a second communication device, during which the second communication device may identify a third communication device, and provide the contact information of the third communication device to the... Agent: Warren A. Sklar (soer) Renner, Otto, Boisselle & Sklar, LLP

20100015957 - Funds transfer electronically: Apparatuses and methods to facilitate customer to supplier funds transfer via premium messages. In one aspect, an apparatus to electronically transfer funds from a customer to a supplier includes: a server component connected to a network; and a database coupled to the server component. The server component is configured to:... Agent: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (sv)IPDocketing

20100015958 - Method and apparatuses for the provision of network services offered through a set of servers in an ims network: A method for managing the provision of services in a telecommunication network, wherein the services are offered through a set of servers and the telecommunication network includes at least one first network entity and a plurality of second network entities, each second network entity being adapted to access a sub-set... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100015956 - Rating of message content for content control in wireless devices: Systems, methodologies, and devices are described that facilitate filtering content sent to a mobile device(s) by a content provider via a core network. A content provider can determine a content rating for content, and/or the core network and/or mobile device can determine or infer a content rating for unrated content... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100015960 - Wireless communication device and method for use therewith: An image of at least one object (14) is captured. An object class selection is received from a menu (70) of a plurality of object classes. At least one task menu specific to the object class selection is provided. A task selection is received from the at least one task... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100015961 - Wireless communication device and method for use therewith: An image of at least one object (14) is captured. An object class selection is received from a menu (70) of a plurality of object classes. At least one task menu specific to the object class selection is provided. A task selection is received from the at least one task... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100015962 - Wireless communication device and method for use therewith: An image of at least one object (14) is captured. An object class selection is received from a menu (70) of a plurality of object classes. At least one task menu specific to the object class selection is provided. A task selection is received from the at least one task... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100015963 - Establishment of communications connections between vehicles: A method for setting up communication links between a first vehicle and at least one second vehicle using telematics units, wherein the telematics unit is activated by the respective driver, and the driver of the first vehicle uses the telematics unit to input registration identifiers into the telematics unit in... Agent: Ratnerprestia

20100015965 - Integrated handheld computing and telephony device: A method and apparatus for an organizer that may receive a cellular portion to form a cellular telephone is provided. An organizer comprises an organizer component, including a microphone. The organizer further includes an area for receiving an additional component. The area is designed to receive a cellular component, and... Agent: Fenwick & West LLP

20100015964 - Method and system for call switching during multi-party calling: A method and system for call switching during multi-party calling are disclosed. The method of call switching during multi-party calling includes: receiving, by a base station, a call switch request signal from a first mobile terminal; placing, by the base station in response to the call switch request signal, a... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100015966 - Cellular radiotelephone signal which enables synchronisation at an entity of a supplementary channel by means of symbol numbering, and corresponding method, terminal and base station: A cellular radiotelephone signal is disclosed of the type that includes a main symmetrical bi-directional channel comprising a main up-link and a main down-link for the low- or medium-speed transmission of signaling and control information and data; and at least one supplementary channel which is assigned solely to the down-link... Agent: Westman Champlin & Kelly, P.A.

20100015970 - Method and system for decoding control channels using repetition redundancy: Methods and systems for decoding control channels using repetition redundancy may include generating enhanced soft bits by combining soft bits generated from the two GSM SACCH blocks. Combining may comprise averaging soft bits in one GSM SACCH block and corresponding soft bits from the other GSM SACCH block. Information in... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100015969 - Method for transmitting and receiving system information: System information is divided into first to third blocks and transmitted, so the system information can be effectively transmitted. The first block is transmitted via a static broadcast channel while the second and third blocks are transmitted via a dynamic broadcast channel, thereby effectively using radio resources.... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100015968 - Mobile communication control system, method, and communication terminal: It is possible to transfer a call or session establishment request specifying one of the communication terminals in a mobile communication network to an optimal communication terminal in the group. A communication control device (4) includes: session control portion (4a) which controls session connection between communication terminals (102 to 106)... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100015967 - Uplink power control in aggregated spectrum systems: A method for communication includes modulating data in a wireless communication terminal to produce an aggregated-spectrum signal, which includes at least first and second signals in respective first and second spectral bands. The modulated data is transmitted in the first and second signals at respective first and second power levels.... Agent: D. Kligler I.p. Services Ltd

20100015971 - Reusing frequencies of a fixed and/or mobile communications system: A communications system includes a first wireless communications system configured to provide wireless communications over a first frequency band, and a second wireless communications system configured to provide wireless communications using at least a portion of the first frequency band. The system includes an inter-system communications link between the first... Agent: Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec

20100015972 - Method and apparatus for handover in mobile communication network including satellite network: Provided are a method and mobile communication terminal for handover in a mobile communication network including at least one mobile communication base station and a communication satellite. The handover method includes the steps of: (a) calculating a signal power received from a currently communicating mobile communication base station among the... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC

20100015973 - Apparatus and method for performing network scanning using black-list network information: An apparatus and method is provided for making use of black-list network information to make scanning more efficient in multi-mode mobile devices. When performing a scan for a network, if a network that is blacklisted is found, scanning is discontinued for any network that has the same radio access technology... Agent: Smart & Biggar

20100015974 - Method and apparatus for reducing push-to-talk (ptt) latency in a wcdma network: A method and apparatus for reducing latency when setting up a Push-to-Talk (PTT) session from a User Equipment (UE) in a WCDMA radio communication network. When a user opens a PTT application or accesses the contacts page, the UE obtains a radio bearer from the network. The UE may maintain... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100015977 - Method for building neighboring cells lists in cellular radiocommunications networks: A method for defining lists of neighboring cells of a cellular radiocommunications network, includes: obtaining a description of mobility paths followed by users of mobile communications terminals in a geographic area of interest; and including a first cell in the list of neighboring cell of a second cell in case,... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100015975 - Profile service for sharing rights-enabled mobile profiles: A system and method are provided for sharing rights-enabled user profiles among users in voice communication system, such as a mobile telecommunications system. In general, each user defines a user profile and associated access rights, where the user profile and access rights are stored by or accessible to a profile... Agent: Withrow & Terranova Ct

20100015976 - System and method for sharing rights-enabled mobile profiles: A system and method are provided for sharing rights-enabled user profiles among users in voice communication system, such as a mobile telecommunications system. In general, each user defines a user profile and associated access rights, where the user profile and access rights are stored by or accessible to a profile... Agent: Withrow & Terranova Ct

20100015978 - Preferred system selection enhancements for multi-mode wireless systems: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate improved multi-mode system selection in a wireless communication system. As described herein, various techniques can be utilized to synthesize system databases corresponding to disparate groups of radio access technologies (RATs), such as a Public Land Mobile Network (PLMN) list and/or a Preferred Roaming... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100015981 - Cellular radio communication system and handover method: A cellular radio communication system according to a first aspect of the present invention includes a plurality of base stations to send control information to a mobile station belonging to a cell controlled by each of the plurality of base stations for enabling handover to a cell adjacent to a... Agent: Foley And Lardner LLP Suite 500

20100015979 - Communication method, mobile terminal and base station: A mobile terminal according to the present invention is provided with: a data communication unit configured to transmit, to a handoff source base station executing data communication, a candidate base station notification notifying a handoff candidate base station having communication capability different from a base station currently executing communication, and... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100015982 - Method for recovery from a failed handover procedure in a telecommunication system: The present invention relates to a method, a user equipment and a network node in a cellular radio network. According to the method of the present invention, the network units detects a failed transmission of a handover command to the UE, which is still having a uplink channel available, and... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100015983 - Methods and apparatus for determining and/or communicating parameter switching point information in wireless communications systems including wireless terminals supporting multiple wireless connections: Methods and apparatus for indicating parameter change points with respect to multiple connections (wireless links) by transmitting a single message, e.g., over one of the connections, is described. A base station corresponding to at least one connection, considers the approximate timing relationship between the connections, selects one of the connections,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100015980 - Mobile terminal and communication method: The communication method according to the present invention is a method of communicating between a first mobile terminal 1a and a second mobile terminal 1b capable of wireless communication in a plurality of communication networks. First, information required to establish a communication session for performing communications is exchanged via the... Agent: Kirk Hahn

20100015984 - Method and arrangements for an event triggered drx cycle: The invention relates to methods and arrangements for an event triggered DRX cycle adjustment. A user equipment located in a serving cell of a mobile communications network monitors downlink communication at predetermined time intervals when operating in discontinuous reception mode. The user equipment also performs communication parameter measurements regarding at... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100015985 - Methods for controlling radio links in a cellular communication system: A method for controlling radio links in a cellular communication system. The method comprises: receiving an active set update message from the system controller via at least one of the first radio link and the second radio link at the first user equipment to direct the first user equipment to... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP

20100015986 - Radio base station, radio communication terminal, radio communication system and radio communication method: A radio base station 100 according to the present invention notifies a radio base station 200 of a communication level of an application in execution by a radio communication a terminal 300, when handoff of the radio communication terminal 300 from the radio base station 100 to the radio base... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100015987 - Radio resource allocation method and radio station: Provided is a radio resource allocation method of allocating common radio resources shared among a plurality of radio stations or a plurality of sectors to each of the plurality of radio stations or each of the plurality of sectors. The method includes defining, as a frame set, a given number... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100015988 - Method and arrangement for allocating radio resources in a communication system: The present invention relates to a method and an arrangement of facilitating the allocation of radio resources in a communication network, comprising a communication network node (15) communicating with said user equipment (18) by means of data streams over a radio interface on radio channels. A channel quality message having... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100015989 - Method and system for improving quality of service over a fixed network: Method and apparatus for changing the bit rate that is transmitted toward two intermediate nodes in order to control the load over a bearer that connects the two intermediate nodes.... Agent: Smith Frohwein Tempel Greenlee Blaha, LLC

20100015996 - Communication terminal, method for allowing communication terminal to obtain position information, and program product for controlling communication terminal: A communication terminal capable of obtaining assist data without making a configuration of an information providing device for transmitting the assist data complicated is provided. Processing performed by a communication terminal includes the steps of: storing an obtained identifier in a buffer area for a base station for which assist... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100015998 - Location service based secure user plane location: An IP connection is released when a SUPL-based periodic triggered service starts, so as to prevent consumption of network resources. After releasing the IP connection, if a location is measured thereby to generate location information, only the fact that the location has been measured is notified to a requester, and... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100015992 - Method and apparatus for automatic physical configuration of mobile communication devices: A triggering event relating to a function of the mobile communication device is detected. Based on detection, the physical configuration of the mobile communication device is automatically adjusted. A database associating triggering events with physical configurations, in accordance with a predefined policy, may be retrieved. The detected triggering event may... Agent: Snyder, Clark, Lesch & Chung, LLP

20100015990 - Method of providing location data from mobile terminal to base station in network: A location area unit is set for one or more mobile terminals. An update periodicity is allocated to each mobile terminal related to its set location area unit and an update of a location of the mobile terminal is sent to the network, each time the mobile terminal crosses a... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100015997 - Position determination and movement determination by mobile terminal: A method for detecting motion of a mobile device, the method comprising: from a central micro-processor of the mobile device detecting data of the polling (701) of base transceiver stations within range of the mobile device, from the data determining characteristics of a location (702, 703, 704), comparing the characteristics... Agent: Cantor Colburn, LLP

20100015995 - System and method for automated location information in a unified communication system: A telecommunications system includes a cellular telephone equipped with a global positioning utility for receiving global positioning samples. The cellular telephone periodically transmits received samples to a location client application running on a computer that also includes a unified communication client suite. The location client application derives a location confidence... Agent: Siemens Corporation Intellectual Property Department

20100015991 - System and method for calling a geosoc: A system and method are provided for facilitating communication between a first user and a second user that is in a social network of a user of interest to the first user and located at or near a location at which the user of interest is located or believed to... Agent: Withrow & Terranova Ct

20100015994 - System and method for providing location-based data on a wireless portable device: There is provided a wireless portable device for providing location-based data to a user in a defined geographical area including a plurality of points of interest, the wireless portable device comprising a wireless transmitter, a wireless receiver, and an expansion bay with an attached expansion cartridge. The wireless transmitter can... Agent: Disney Enterprises C/o Farjami & Farjami LLP

20100015993 - System and method for scheduling and reservations using location based services: A system and method for providing reservation services to users of mobile devices. The system is implemented in a reservation computer device having computer executable code tangibly embodied on a computer readable medium. The reservation computer device is operable to prioritize a reservation schedule of a service establishment based on... Agent: Greenblum & Bernstein, P.L.C

20100015999 - System and method for sharing location information: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a portable communication device having a controller to request location information from one or more non-portable wireless access points, receive one or more location coordinates from the one or more non-portable wireless access points, determine which of... Agent: At&t Legal Department - As Attn: Patent Docketing

20100016000 - Location-aware, multimedia-enabled, interactive question asker: Systems and methods for location-relevant information communication, including systems and methods for collecting information that may include real-time location determination, location-relevant multimedia information display, user-interactive interfaces for selection of particular location-relevant information, and centralized storage and control of information.... Agent: Law Offices Of Mark L. Berrier

20100016001 - Dual mode phone and security key setting method: A dual mode phone communicating via a wireless local area network (WLAN) includes a WLAN module, a mobile communication module, and a short message module. The WLAN module communicates via the WLAN and stores a current security key and security mode communicating via the WLAN. The mobile communication module receives... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100016002 - End to end acknowledgment of sms messages: End to end acknowledgment of SMS messages based on sending an acknowledgement back to the sender of the SMS that the message was received after successful delivery.... Agent: Jon E. Kappes Law Offices Of Steven G. Lisa, Ltd.

20100016003 - System and method for allowing a user to opt for automatic or selectively sending of media: The present invention is directed to a system and method which allows for the seamless integration of the sending mechanism with the media acquiring mechanism of a portable device. In this manner the end-user has instant access to media sharing with complete control over how the media is shared. This... Agent: Fulbright & Jaworski L.l.p

20100016004 - Cross-core calibration in a multi-radio system: A Radio Frequency (RF) transceiver includes a first RF transceiver group, a second RF transceiver group, local oscillation circuitry, and calibration control circuitry. Each of the RF transceiver group has an RF transmitter and an RF receiver. The local oscillation circuitry selectively produces a local oscillation to the first RF... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100016005 - Communication terminal apparatus, communication control apparatus, wireless communication systems, and resource allocation request method: A communication terminal apparatus requests resource allocation to a communication control apparatus without allocating any dedicated resource for resource request. The communication terminal apparatus is applied to a wireless communication system in which the communication control apparatus allocates resources used when a communication terminal apparatus 200 performs wireless transmission to... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100016006 - Group communication method and communication terminal: A group communication method in which a communication terminal not participating in the group communication can newly participate in the group communication even while the group communication is being carried out is realized. The group communication method has a personal information management step of managing personal information, a participation request... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100016007 - Mobile phone terminal, server, and group call system: A mobile station 10 includes: an SMS information acquisition unit 21 configured to acquire an SMS (registration request) through line switching NW 300, the SMS including group call identification information that identifies a group call; a memory 19 configured to store the group call identification information included in the SMS... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100016008 - Prioritization of group communications at a wireless communication device: An embodiment is directed to switching between server-arbitrated group communication sessions at an access terminal (AT) within a wireless communications system. The AT participates in a first group communication session when it receives an announce message announcing a second group communication session, acquires priority levels for the first and/or second... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100016009 - Method and device for power control in a wireless communication system: A method for generating a power control command in a transceiver in a wireless communication system, where the method comprises the steps of calculating, at the beginning of a predefined time period, a quality measure reference value, generating, repeatedly during the predefined time period, an estimated quality measure value of... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100016010 - Radio communication method and radio communication terminal: A method includes the steps of calculating a transmission power difference between a first carrier and a second carrier, and determining whether or not the transmission power difference exceeds a threshold set up on the basis of a maximum transmission power difference allowable between the first carrier and the second... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100016012 - Interference cancellation receiver and method: A method of receiving a signal formed from information bits propagated through a channel, which has been subjected to interference, the method comprising the steps of: (a) filtering the received signal rn with a linear interference cancellation filter using estimated filter coefficients wn to generate a signal yn; (b) processing... Agent: Edell, Shapiro & Finnan, LLC

20100016011 - Method for collecting usage information on wireless devices for ratings purposes: A system for collecting usage information from a mobile device includes at least one ratings server configured to communicate with a population of mobile devices over a network. The ratings server is configured to receive and collect usage information from the population of mobile devices over the network and to... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Law Department

20100016013 - Method and apparatus for transmitting data between radio equipment and radio equipment controls: Radio equipment (RE) is shared so as to use a plurality of types of radio signals, and data (IQ data) of the plurality of types of radio signals and monitoring control data are variably arranged in a frame for transmitting and receiving data between the RE and radio equipment controls... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100016018 - Digital tv broadcast system and cellular phone: It is an object to provide a digital TV broadcast system and a cellular phone in which content of a data broadcast can be checked with a small display area, and work for checking desired content in detail is easy. Extracted character strings extracted from content data are provided in... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100016016 - Handheld devices and methods for extracting data: The present invention relates generally to handheld devices and using such to extract identifying data. One claim recites a handheld wireless device including: an input for receiving a subset of database information; electronic memory for storing the retrieved subset of database information, the handheld device including an input device; an... Agent: Digimarc Corporation

20100016014 - Mobile device interface and methods thereof: A mobile communication device is configured to sense a plurality of ambient characteristics using a plurality of sensors. In an embodiment, one or more of the plurality of sensors, such as microphone or camera, can be used for other functions of the mobile communication device. The mobile communication device adjusts... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Lna Attn: Patent Docketing

20100016015 - Multiple access communications cell phone (mac cell phone): The MAC Cell Phone is an automated transparent programmable telecommunication multiple access call and high-speed digital data stream facilitator as a router device for use by a consumer as a facilitator for receiving or sending VoIP telephone calls, fax transmissions, Internet access, digital file sending; receiving; storage, and video streaming... Agent: Walter Bubien

20100016017 - Power saving mobile phone and method thereof: The present invention provides a power saving mobile phone and a power saving method adapted for the mobile phone. The mobile phone includes a media playing controller for controlling media playing functions and a mobile communications controller for controlling mobile communications functions. The method includes: a) receiving an incoming call... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100016019 - Communication and operation using wireless peripherals: Communication with a wireless peripheral is carried out by communicating with the peripheral and taking at least one action to warn and/or prevent the user from moving during a time that they are using the peripheral.... Agent: Scott C Harris

20100016020 - Radiofrequency local communication interface between a mobile phone and a contactless reader: A communication interface between a smart card to be connected to a smart card connector of a communication mobile substrate, and a wireless communication network, is disclosed. An antenna is offset and/or can be offset outside the structure of the communication mobile substrate, so that the smart card can communicate... Agent: Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney PC

20100016021 - Base band processing module n+m backup method based on switching and device thereof: The present invention discloses a base band processing module N+M backup method based on switch, is characterized in that: a switch unit is added between RF transceiver unit and base band processing unit, and IQ signal forwarding between base band processing modules of the base band processing unit and RF... Agent: Ladas & Parry LLP

20100016022 - Methods and apparatus for providing services information with a femtocell wireless base station: A femtocell base station is configured to transmit site-specific services data to in-range wireless devices, using a common broadcast channel. The site-specific services data identifies available services including, but not limited to, alternate radio signals available in the vicinity, such as FM radio signals, wireless local-area network (WLAN) signals, and... Agent: Coats & Bennett/sony Ericsson

20100016023 - Radio communication system and radio communication method: A base station of a radio communication system emits a radio wave having the same frequency by time division toward a plurality of specific areas from a plurality of antenna elements by using a multiple-beam antenna to form a plurality of spot beams, and transmits broadcast information through a plurality... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100016029 - Backlight for mobile phone and method of manufacturing the same: A mobile phone comprises an outer shell having patterns thereon, a sub-screen and a backlight unit disposed between the outer shell and the sub-screen to illuminate the patterns on the outer shell and display images on the sub-screen. The backlight unit includes a light source to emit light, a light... Agent: Alston & Bird LLP

20100016025 - Content personalization of personal cellular telecommunications devices: Content personalization on personal cellular telecommunications devices includes determining subscriber personalization profiles each including at least one personalization parameter, determining universal Level 0 IDMs for display on all subscribers' personal cellular telecommunications devices irrespective of their location and their subscriber personalization profiles, and determining a set of at least two... Agent: The Nath Law Group

20100016028 - Electronic device and mobile communication terminal: An electronic device such as a cellular phone is described in which a storage device stores a table including a plurality of pairs of a luminance level and settable lighting time period for a display unit. The electronic device checks whether a lighting time of the display unit set by... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100016026 - Method for computing animation parameters of objects of a multimedia scene: A method is provided for creating a multimedia scene including at least one object animation, designed to be reproduced on at least one radio communication terminal. At least one of the animations is associated with a non-temporal animation variable, representing a state of at least one object of the scene,... Agent: Westman Champlin & Kelly, P.A.

20100016027 - Mobile apparatus: According to one aspect of the invention, there is provided a mobile apparatus including: a plurality of input sections each configured to display at least one image that corresponds to an input value assigned thereto; a plurality of label areas provided correspondingly to the plurality of input sections, each of... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC

20100016024 - Mobile communications device diversity antenna: A device including a battery, a wireless transceiver, and a battery cover. The battery cover is adapted to retain the battery in a desired position. The battery cover is further adapted to act as a first antenna in communication with the wireless transceiver for sending and receiving signals in a... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100016030 - Portable terminal and operation method for portable terminal: It is required to provide a small-sized, easy-to-hold apparatus which facilitates a character input operation and a sentence editing operation by use of keys and in which a character input operation and a screen indication operation by use of a touch panel are stable. By arranging the keypad on the... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100016031 - Telephone and telephone accessory signal generator and methods and devices using the same: A device includes a telephone accessory configured and arranged to transmit an audio signal; and an audio effects generator coupled to the telephone accessory or a video effects generator. The audio effects generator can produce at least one user-initiated audio effect that is transmitted as part of the audio signal.... Agent: Darby & Darby P.C.

20100016032 - Mobile wireless communications device with separate in-phase and quadrature power amplification: A mobile wireless communications device includes a housing an antenna, and radio frequency (RF) circuitry. A transceiver is connected to the antenna and a processor is operative with the RF circuitry. The transceiver includes an In-phase and Quadrature (I/Q) Modulation and Power Amplification circuit having an In-phase (I) circuit with... Agent: Allen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist - Rim

20100016033 - Mobile wireless communications device with rf immune charging contacts: In accordance with a non-limiting aspect, a mobile wireless communications device includes a housing, at least one circuit board carried by the housing, radio frequency (RF) circuitry, and a processor. An antenna is operative with the RF circuitry. A charging circuit charges a battery carried by and powers the device... Agent: Allen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist - Rim

20100016034 - Power supply method and apparatus for radio access network nodes/sites: Nodes/sites of a radio access network have power utilization and power backup facilities and capabilities suitable for particularized node operation. Features of the nodes/sites and/or of the radio access network include power load control; intermittent charging of batteries; controlled (e.g., slow) charging of batteries; and multiple power backup banks.... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100016035 - Method for reducing the power consumption of a mobile device: Where a communications device maintains multiple wireless connections to other devices and networks which use slotted communications protocols, the slots used by those protocols are arranged so as to minimize the power consumed by the device. Where multiple radios are used, power is minimized by avoiding using radios at the... Agent: Saul Ewing LLP (philadelphia)

20100016036 - Stack type mobile terminal: A stack type mobile terminal for enabling the user to easily add only a necessary option cabinet from among different types of option cabinets eliminating the need for electric connection of the user is provided. A stack type mobile terminal 100 includes a main body cabinet 110 functioning as a... Agent: Christensen O'connor Johnson Kindness PLLC

20100016037 - Cell phone earpiece retainer: A cell phone earpiece retainer includes a first attaching loop formed of resilient material, sized and shaped to fit frictionally about an ear mounting portion of a cell phone earpiece. An elongate strap portion has a first and second ends and is attached at the first end to the first... Agent: Belasco, Jacobs & Townsley LLP Howard Hughes Center

20100016039 - Flexible printed board, electronic apparatus mounted with this, and folding method for flexible printed board: In order to attempt to save a mounting region of a flexible printed board and to miniaturize electric equipment for the printed board to be mounted, the flexible printed board includes a terminal board section having terminals and an interconnection board section having interconnections to be connected to the terminals.... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100016038 - Portable communication device having an open channel hinge assembly: A portable communication device includes a first assembly and a second assembly hingedly coupled by an open channel hinge assembly such that the first and second assemblies are movable between a closed position and an open position where the first and second assemblies are substantially coplanar. The device includes a... Agent: Warren A. Sklar (soer) Renner, Otto, Boisselle & Sklar, LLP

20100016041 - Electronic device with movable housing parts: A device with a base housing part and two slidably suspended cover parts that can move in opposite directions between a retracted position in which they substantially abut one another and conceal an operating face and an extended position in which they do not conceal the operating face. At least... Agent: Perman & Green, LLP

20100016040 - Portable terminal: A portable terminal, which is small sized, excellent in portability, and having high operability for various functions other than a call function, is provided. Two housings are connected such that they can be extended in directions different from each other. The housings have a retraction state, a first extension state,... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100016043 - Slide mechanism and electronic apparatus: Slide mechanism includes: a slide pin; a base in which formed are a first guide portion guiding the pin upwardly and downwardly and a first hook portion formed integrally with and bent to the right from the upper end of the portion; a slider slidable upwardly and downwardly relative to... Agent: Cohen, Pontani, Lieberman & Pavane LLP

20100016042 - Sliding-type portable communication device: A sliding-type portable communication device is provided. The sliding-type portable communication device includes a first housing, a second housing slidably engaged with the first housing, face to face, and first and second sliding cover portions at both sides of the first housing, for sliding from both sides of the first... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP

  
01/14/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20100009622 - Electronic content ordering method and system: A system and method for ordering broadcast content using associated metadata. Metadata, which has been added to the broadcast transmission or otherwise transmitted is separated and transmitted to a personal communication device, preferably from the broadcast transmission receiver over a short-range radio frequency channel. The PCD uses the metadata to... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.

20100009623 - Intelligent device system and method for distribution of digital signals on a wideband signal distribution system: A plurality of intelligent device systems for use with a wideband signal distribution network, and methods for transmitting digital information and receiving digital and non-digital information onto and off of an RF carrier through a wideband signal distribution network, are disclosed. The intelligent device systems provide networks of intelligent devices... Agent: Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney PC

20100009624 - Method of performing ranging through relay station and supporting thereof: A method of performing ranging through a relay station (RS) and supporting thereof is disclosed. If ranging is performed in a system which performs communication between a mobile station and a base station through relay of a relay station, the ranging is performed under the leading of the relay station.... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100009625 - Base station repeater: A cellular telecommunications network base station repeater for a mobile terminal in a network having a power control function causes, during an active communication session, mobile terminal uplink transmit power to decrease in response to an increase in signal strength of the received uplink signal. The gain of the repeater... Agent: Muirhead And Saturnelli, LLC

20100009626 - System and method to prevent specified cell phone functionality while in motion: A system and method for a mobile communication device, such as a cell phone, to prevent the usage of specified functionality, such as text messaging, while driving a vehicle based on the calculation of the velocity of the cell phone with respect to the earth.... Agent: Patrick T. Farley

20100009628 - Data communication system: A data communication system includes a transmission medium such as a human body for transmitting an information signal via an electric field, a mobile device including a sender for imparting the electric field in which the information signal is modulated to the transmission medium, a stationary device including a receiver... Agent: Beyer Law Group LLP

20100009627 - Nfc communicator and method of data communication: An NFC communicator has a coupler operable to couple with a coupler of a near field RF communicator in near field range to enable communication of data between the communicators by modulation of a magnetic field, a demodulator to extract modulation from a modulated signal coupled to the coupler, and... Agent: Gallagher & Dawsey Co., L.p.a.

20100009632 - Method and system for bluetooth 802.11 alternate mac/phy (amp) transmit power control (tpc): Aspects of a method and system for Bluetooth 802.11 alternate MAC/PHY (AMP) transmit power control (TPC) may include one or more processors, receiver circuits and/or transmitter circuits that are operable to determine a maximum input level based on signals received via a Bluetooth basic rate (BR) connection and/or via a... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100009630 - Mobile electronic device and method for displaying characters on a bluetooth device: A system and method for displaying characters on a BLUETOOTH device using a mobile electronic device obtains a telephone number of an incoming call, and converts associated one or more characters into a bitmap picture in response to a determination that the telephone number is associated with one or more... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100009631 - Transmitting accessory utilizing power system transmission: An accessory for broadcasting audio from a portable electronic device to an automobile stereo receiver has an input/output port that couples the accessory to the device. The accessory receives an audio signal from the device and modulates the audio signal to a broadcast frequency. The modulated signal is coupled to... Agent: Hornkohl Intellectual Property Law, P.l.l.c

20100009629 - Wireless communication method, and wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication system using the same: A wireless communication method, and a wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication system using the same. The wireless communication method includes pairing with a specific device, extracting a media access control (MAC) address of the specific device, and communicating with the specific device. Accordingly, even when a MAC address of... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC

20100009633 - Security encryption for wireless peripherals: An apparatus is provided for securing data wirelessly transmitted between a wireless peripheral (20) and a computer (10) to which the wireless peripheral (20) is wirelessly connected. The apparatus includes: a first device (30) that is operatively connected to a first component, the first component being the wireless peripheral (20);... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100009634 - Inter-cell interference cancellation framework: Communication techniques enable efficient communication to an UE (User Equipment) that is subject to a dominant interference signal that is transmitted by a different base station. Disclosed interference cancellation techniques, both UE-centric and network-centric, are suitable to this situation. These techniques are particularly advantageous when undesirable or difficult to introduce... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100009635 - System and method for antenna training of beamforming vectors having reuse of directional information: A system and method for reusing existing directional information to configure antennas in a wireless network is disclosed. The method includes retrieving existing directional information, the existing directional information having been established in a previous antenna training session with a receiver. The method further includes performing a signal-to-noise ratio (SNR)... Agent: Knobbe, Martens, Olson, & Bear, LLP

20100009636 - Mobile station and base station: A mobile station provided with first and second antennas with a distance therebetween includes a reception quality measurement unit that measures, when the mobile station moves in a direction from a location of the first antenna toward a location of the second antenna, a reception quality of a radio signal... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100009637 - Wireless communication apparatus and indicating method: A wireless communication apparatus includes: a first unit which is connected in wireless to a base station by radio wave, and which includes: a measuring unit which measures a reception electric field strength of the radio wave in the first unit transmitted from the base station to the first unit;... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100009638 - Wireless communication apparatus and method of selecting antenna thereof: In a wireless communication apparatus for communicating by using a plurality of antennas, a degree of coupling between antennas is detected before communication is initiated, a combination of antennas is selected based on the degree of coupling and communication is executed using the selected antennas.... Agent: Rossi, Kimms & Mcdowell LLP.

20100009640 - Digital architecture using one-time programmable (otp) memory: In one aspect, the present invention includes an apparatus having a digital signal processor (DSP), a controller coupled to the DSP to provide control signals to the DSP, and a one-time programmable (OTP) memory coupled to the DSP and the controller. The OTP memory may include multiple code portions including... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.

20100009639 - Radio frequency unit analog level detector and feedback control system: A Radio Frequency (RF) transceiver includes a baseband processor, a receiver section, and a transmitter section. The receiver section communicatively couples to the baseband processor and includes a plurality of tuned RF circuits. The transmitter section communicatively couples to the baseband processor and includes a plurality of tuned RF circuits.... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100009641 - Digital rf phase control in polar modulation transmitters: An exemplary modulator apparatus for a polar modulation transmitter includes a phase difference extractor, a phase modulator, and a coarse phase controller. The phase difference extractor is configured to extract +180° and −180° phase differences represented in a phase-difference modulation signal in a phase modulation path of the polar modulation... Agent: Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (panasonic)

20100009642 - Power control system for a wireless communication unit: In this manner, the inner analogue loop is used to linearise a response obtained from the power amplifier and an outer digital loop wherein the outer digital loop controls the inner analogue loop with regard to saturation detection and correction as well as facilitating multi-mode operation of the wireless communication... Agent: Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. Law Department

20100009643 - Regulating power duty cycle of an rf transmitter/receiver responsive to distance moved: Various methods and associated wireless communication mobile terminals are provided that repetitively switch power on and off to a RF transmitter and/or to a RF transceiver, and that regulate the power duty cycle in response to movement of the associated communication terminal. Movement of the communication terminal may be sensed... Agent: Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec, P.A.

20100009644 - Receiving apparatus, radio communication system, position estimation method and program: There is provided a receiving apparatus including a plurality of receiving antennas, each of which receives a radio signal in which sub-carriers of different frequencies are multiplexed, a phase calculation unit that calculates a phase difference of each radio signal received by the plurality of receiving antennas from that of... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100009645 - Controlling fine frequency changes in an oscillator: In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for determining if a frequency control instruction would cause a first capacitor bank to reach a limit and adjusting the first capacitor bank in a first direction using a calibration value and adjusting a second capacitor bank in a second direction... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.

20100009646 - Automatic gain control of radio devices: A method of operating a RF device having a first RF gain stage (34) comprising a programmable attenuator (36) coupled to a RF amplifier (38) and a second narrowband gain controlled amplifying stage (24) for amplifying a signal in a wanted bandwidth, comprises selecting a gain setting of the first... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100009647 - Receiving apparatus: A receiving apparatus comprising: a first mixing unit to output first and second mixed signals each having a first frequency that is a frequency difference between a received signal and a first local oscillator signal, the first and second mixed signals having phases substantially orthogonal to each other; a phase... Agent: SocalIPLaw Group LLP

20100009648 - Receiver for multiple signal spectra: A radio receiver for receiving first signals of a first frequency spectrum having principal energy in a first frequency band and second signals of a second frequency spectrum having principal energy in second and third frequency bands, located on either side of the first frequency band, includes (i) an input... Agent: Louis J Franco Law Office Of Louis J Franco

20100009649 - Channel estimator: A radio receiver comprises a processing unit configured to subject a received radio signal to signal switching. A control unit is configured to output a control signal indicative of information related to the signal switching. A channel estimator is coupled to an output of the processing unit and configured to... Agent: Eschweiler & Associates LLC

20100009650 - System and method for activating an electronic device: The disclosure provides a circuit and method for activating an electronic device from a low power state. The activation circuit comprises: a first accelerometer in the device; a second accelerometer which is activated upon receiving a movement signal from the first accelerometer; an input device; and a circuit to provide... Agent: Mccarthy Tetrault LLP

20100009651 - Commerical mobile alert system interface: A system and method for facilitating the distribution of emergency alert messages to electronic devices via a communications network, such as a commercial mobile wireless network. The system includes a commercial mobile service provider (CMSP) gateway that is in communication with an alert gateway and the communications network. The CMSP... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Ww

20100009652 - Positioning-triggered handover: A method for estimating the location of a terminal operating in a communication system having at least two networks having overlapping areas of coverage, each network supporting at least one method for estimating the location of the terminal, and the terminal being in communication with a first one of the... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100009653 - Determining size of email message sent over wireless network based on content: A method, server and system for setting the size of email messages sent to mobile communications devices is provided. In one example embodiment, a method for for processing email messages sent to a mobile communications device is provided, comprising: receiving an email message having message content that contains at least... Agent: Ridout & Maybee LLP

20100009654 - Prepaid security cellular telecommunications system: A cellular telecommunications system having a security feature which allows only pre-authorized users to complete cellular telephone calls. The system and method recognizes a cellular radiotelephone's pre-programmed and pre-selected telephone number and an automated number identification code (ANI). The pre-selected telephone number is reserved to the pre-paid cellular telecommunications system.... Agent: Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100009655 - Prompt method and apparatus of short message splitting: The present invention discloses a prompt method of short message splitting including: pre-obtaining, by a terminal, splitting rule data for a short message transmitted by a subscriber of the terminal in various operators' networks; and calculating, by the terminal, the number of short message segments obtained by splitting the short... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100009656 - Network access authentication and authorization method and an authorization key updating method: A network access authentication and authorization method includes the steps of: constructing an access and authorization request packet; constructing a certificate authentication request packet, constructing a certificate authentication response packet; constructing an access and authorization response packet; constructing an access and authorization acknowledgement packet. And an authorization key updating method... Agent: Cantor Colburn, LLP

20100009660 - Authentication vector generation device, subscriber identity module, wireless communication system, authentication vector generation method, calculation method, and subscriber authentication method: According to the present invention, a subscriber identity module in a wireless local area network is authenticated using an authentication vector with no decrease in the confidentiality of the calculation processing, even when a triplet is employed as the authentication vector. An HLR of a mobile communication network comprises an... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100009658 - Method for identity authentication by mobile terminal: A method for identity authentication includes: providing a mobile terminal, displaying a plurality of input areas on the mobile terminal, inputting a password to the mobile terminal by tapping the input areas in a proper sequence with fingers of a user, and identifying fingerprints of the fingers on the input... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100009657 - System and method for providing privacy and limited exposure services for location based services: A system and method is provided for providing privacy and limited exposure services for location based services. The system includes at least one module configured to provide fictitious location or route information of a mobile user to selected users or group of users based on a mobile user provided profile.... Agent: Greenblum & Bernstein, P.L.C

20100009659 - System and method to enable subscriber self-activation of wireless data terminals: A wireless telephone and messaging system provides Secure Immediate Wireless Access (SIWA) to wireless telephones onto existing wireless networks, such as GSM, CDMA, TDMA, and analog (AMPS). The SIWA protocol uses existing wireless network messaging to exchange information between wireless devices and a network server, referred to herein as an... Agent: Glenn Patent Group

20100009661 - Message processing system, device and method: A message processing system includes message center and user subscription data center. The subscription data center stores user subscription data of calling number anonymity service. The message center queries if calling number is anonymous when it transfers message that is transmitted by subscription user, and determines if calling number is... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100009662 - Delaying interaction with points of interest discovered based on directional device information: With the addition of directional information in the environment, a variety of service(s) can be provided on top of user identification or interaction with specific object(s) of interest by pointing at the objects. Sometimes either the device user and/or the publishers of content associated with a POI with which a... Agent: Turocy & Watson, LLP

20100009663 - System and method for payment using a mobile electronic device: A system and method of payment using a mobile electronic device establishes a wireless communication connection between a credit card terminal and a credit card system, and logging in the credit card system. The system and method further receives a two-dimensional barcode from the credit card system, wherein the two-dimensional... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100009664 - Methods, telecommunications node, and user equipment for transmission of user identifier: A method, telecommunications node, and User Equipment (UE) are provided for transmitting a user identifier such as a Uniform Resource Locator (URL) in a presence document of a user, and for using that URL for handling communications. When an a first user, e.g. an IMS user communicates with a second... Agent: Ericsson Canada Inc. Patent Department

20100009666 - Method and system for providing mobile telephone call termination service over open sea: Disclosed herein are method and system for providing mobile telephone call termination service over open sea. The system includes a ticketing system which applies to a mobile communication service provider of a customer's mobile telephone for a call termination service; a call termination service provision system which transmits a call... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC

20100009665 - System and method for providing emergency call forwarding services: A system and method for forwarding a telephone call includes routing a telephone call from a calling party to a first telephone of a called party. A determination may be made that the telephone call was not answered by the called party. A determination may be made as to whether... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100009667 - Mobile terminal device and data transfer control program: There are obtained a mobile terminal device and a data transfer control program that, even in the case where a plurality of data that become a target of transfer exist, can simply carry out an operation to select data to be transferred from them and to start transfer itself without... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100009668 - System and method for customizing functions of a mobile phone: A system and method for customizing functions of a mobile phone provides different operation modes for different users of the mobile phone. The system and method further provides different function features under the different operation modes.... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100009669 - Management of mobile station memory content: The invention relates to a method for an at least partial erasure of the memory content of a mobile station in a mobile communication system. The starting of the erasure of the mobile station memory content is arranged to be responsive to the checking of a unique equipment identity of... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100009670 - Apparatus and method for moving a receive window in a radio access network: A method of moving a receiving window in a wireless mobile communication system, wherein the AM RLC of the transmitting side sends information of the last discarded SDU regardless of continuity of the discarded SDUs. The AM RLC of the receiving side checks whether all SDUs from the start point... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100009671 - Automatic data capture when wireless service disruption is detected: A method is provided in a wireless telecommunications network (10) for capturing data regarding mobile stations (40) served by the network (10). The method includes: monitoring a designated geographic area provided wireless service by the telecommunications network (10) to detect call failures occurring in the monitored area; counting a number... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100009672 - Cell re-selection utilizing system information length: A method for performing cell re-selection in a cellular network includes a subscriber terminal measuring received powers of neighbour cells in accordance with system information received from a current cell, selecting one of the neighbour cells as a new cell, the subscriber terminal receiving a part of the system information... Agent: Raymond L. Owens Patent Legal Staff

20100009673 - Method and system for frequency feedback adjustment in digital receivers: In RF transceivers, a method and a system for a frequency feedback adjustment in digital receivers are provided. A DC offset may result from the difference in frequencies between an RF transmitter and an RF receiver. An adjustment of the receiver's frequency may be implemented after synchronization occurs and may... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100009674 - Client-controlled handover between radio technologies: In one embodiment a mobile client includes a first voice interface configured to communicate voice media via a first radio technology. A second voice interface is configured to communicate voice media via a second radio technology, which is different from the first radio technology. A data interface can communicate data... Agent: Tarolli, Sundheim, Covell & Tummino L.L.P.

20100009675 - Setup of device-to-device connection: Disclosed are apparatus, methods and computer programs to establish device-to-device communications in a wireless network. A method includes sending an initiation message from a first device to initiate device-to-device communication with a second device; receiving a message indicating a request for setting up radio resources for device-to-device communication; sending a... Agent: Harrington & Smith, PC

20100009676 - System and method for radio access technology-specific routing for multi-mode mobile devices: Systems and methods for radio access technology specific routing for multi-mode mobile devices are provided. For each of a number of radio access technologies supported by a mobile device, the mobile device is configured to use respective routing information. This has the advantage of allowing radio access technology specific processing... Agent: Smart & Biggar

20100009677 - Integrated or autonomous system and method of satellite-terrestrial frequency reuse using signal attenuation and/or blockage, dynamic assignment of frequencies and/or hysteresis: A signal strength that is associated with a first wireless communications channel is detected. Electromagnetic energy is transmitted over the first wireless communications channel in response to the signal strength being sufficiently weak. A determination is made whether a handoff should be made to a second wireless communications channel having... Agent: Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec

20100009678 - Recovery procedures between subscriber registers in a telecommunication network: The present invention is aimed to provide subscriber registers of a mobile network with higher performance and memory capacity whilst keeping recovery procedures, such as redundancy and restoration procedures, up to reasonable levels and measurements of network performance, signalling load and response time. The present invention provides for a new... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100009680 - Apparatus and method for searching service band in a mobile communication terminal: An apparatus and method for service band search in a mobile communication terminal are provided. The method includes receiving system information from a Base Station (BS), extracting information identifying a band supporting a network or a service intended for access using the received system information, and searching the identified band... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100009679 - Apparatus and method for service acquisition in a multimode system: An apparatus and method for service acquisition in a multimode system are provided. The method includes attempting a first location registration to a mobile communication system having a highest priority according to a priority order and, attempting a next location registration to a mobile communication system of a next priority... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100009681 - Method and apparatus for instance identifier based on a unique device identifier: A method and apparatus for use in a communications network whereby an Instance Identifier (ID) is created to uniquely identify a device such as a mobile device or User Equipment (UE) in the communications network.... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100009682 - Cell/carrier redirecting and reverting control at the time of rrc connection: A cell redirection process in accordance with load balancing and user terminal conditions, and a prompt cell reverting at the time of redirection failure are provided. A cell redirection control method under a situation where a base station controls two or more cells, the method comprising steps of: transmitting a... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100009683 - Methods and systems for cell re-planning to obscure network topologies: Methods and systems for obscuring network topologies are described. Cell re-planning techniques can be used to modify cell identities to obscure a relationship between nodes in a communication system and their geographical location. One or more algorithms can be used to operate on, e.g., cell plan lists, cell neighbor lists... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100009684 - Handoff access method and device based on random access channel: A handoff access method and device based on a random access channel is provided, the method includes the following steps: step a, a source BS sends a handoff request message to a target BS, requesting switching the mobile terminal it serves to the target BS; step b, the target BS... Agent: Patentventures (zte) Client: Zte

20100009685 - Method and apparatus for providing cell configuration information to a network element: A network controller for supporting a multi-cell service in a cellular communication network comprises interface connection logic operably coupled to at least one network element supporting communication within a communication cell of the cellular communication network. The network controller further comprises signal processing logic for generating a cell configuration message... Agent: Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery

20100009686 - Method and arrangement for handling neighbouring cell lists in a communication system: The present invention relates to a method and an arrangement for handling neighbouring cell lists when a new radio base station (15e) is introduced into a communication network, said neighbouring cell lists being used for facilitating handover of one or more user equipments moving between cells (A, B, C, E),... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP

20100009693 - Base station, scheduling method, and wireless terminal: In a base station, a received signal strength calculation unit calculates the received signal strength of data sent by wireless terminals. A scheduler re-allocates the wireless resource next to a wireless terminal that will cause the smallest change from the received signal strength of the currently allocated wireless terminal. The... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100009690 - Managing network-initiated quality of service setup in mobile device and network: Systems, methodologies, and devices are described that manage employment of network (NW)-initiated resource allocation and user equipment (UE)-initiated resource allocation for a UE. To employ NW-initiated resource allocation, a core network can transmit an indicator to the UE indicating that Policy and Charging Control (PCC) is supported by a network... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100009692 - Method and apparatus for frame based resource sharing in cognitive radio communication system: A frame structure, a method, and an apparatus for inter-frame resource sharing in a Cognitive Ratio (CR) communication system are provided. An apparatus for sharing a channel in an environment where a plurality of CR communication systems coexist, constitutes a Superframe Control Header (SCH), in one superframe, that includes a... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100009689 - Method and apparatus for managing uplink communication in wireless communication network: A method for managing uplink communication in wireless communication network is provided. The method includes selecting one or more Mobile Stations (MSs) from a plurality of MSs based on a first signal parameter corresponding to each MS of the one or more MSs, one or more second signal parameters corresponding... Agent: Beceem Communications, Inc.

20100009688 - Method of operating random access channel in mobile communication system: A random access channel operating method in a mobile communication system is provided. The random access channel operating method includes: (a) selecting a transmission mode according to a load of random access channel and performing transmission to a mobile terminal; (b) receiving a message having a format corresponding to the... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100009691 - Permutation device and method having improved resource granularity for wireless communications: A device and method for permuting subcarriers in a subframe which is divided into a plurality of frequency partitions in a wireless mobile communication system is disclosed. The method includes mapping, at a mobile station, physical resource units for localized resource allocation to a frequency partition of the plurality of... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100009687 - System and method for enabling efficient mbms downlink radio resource re-use for other downlink traffic: A system and method by which individual user equipment items can be informed about subframes re-used or exceptionally used for unicast transmission. In various embodiments, a dedicated indication is transmitted to each item of user equipment. This indication may comprise, for example, a dedicated message transmitted to those user equipment... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100009694 - Cell site power conservation: Systems, apparatus, methods, and manufactures for conserving power in a communications system such as a communications service cell site. The methods include adjusting the RF coverage of the cell site antenna, selective control of the RF output transmit power, selective control of the communications bit rate, transfer of communications to... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea

20100009695 - Communication system to perform lending and/or borrowing of a radio resource: A wireless communication system, and more particularly, a base station apparatus to lend an idle resource to another base station or to borrow an idle resource from another base station is provided. A borrowing base station apparatus includes a transmitter to transmit an idle resource borrowing message to a lending... Agent: North Star Intellectual Property Law, PC

20100009696 - Apparatus and methods for associating a location fix having a quality of service with an event occuring on a wireless device: Apparatus and methods for estimating a geographical position corresponding to an event associated with operation of a wireless device communicating in a wireless communications network. The time and distance between the occurrence of the event and the related time and speed of the wireless device of at least one of... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100009697 - Mobile communication device capable of self-reporting location and method thereof: A mobile communication device includes a power management module, a central processing module, a positioning module, a communication module, and a self-startup control module. The power management module stops providing power for the mobile communication device except for the communication module and the self-startup control module, when the mobile communication... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100009699 - Communication terminal apparatus, method of changing function and/or setting of communication terminal apparatus, and program: A communication terminal apparatus includes a situation change detecting unit that detects a change in external situation and transmits an external situation change detection signal, and a control unit that receives the external situation change detection signal, thereby reads out a predetermined function and/or setting stored in a storing unit,... Agent: Drinker Biddle & Reath (dc)

20100009698 - Method for capturing real-time video and audio data at specific location: A method for capturing real-time video and audio data at a specific location is provided. A real-time video and audio data of people, objects and landscapes at a specific location may be obtained at any time and place. A user needing real-time video and audio data of objects, people and... Agent: Rosenberg, Klein & Lee

20100009700 - Methods and apparatus for collecting image data: An image processing system identifies desired views of a particular subject and triggers a mobile camera device in proximity to the subject to capture a digital image, thus collecting new image data to augment an existing database. In an exemplary method, location data for a camera-equipped mobile communication device in... Agent: Coats & Bennett/sony Ericsson

20100009701 - Method and apparatus for data message delivery to a recipient migrated across technology networks: A method of providing SMS delivery to recipients migrated across different technology networks. The method includes receiving a short message service (SMS) text message from a sender at a short message service center (SMSC), wherein the SMS text message includes a destination number for a recipient of the SMS text... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100009702 - Method and system for sharing and storing digital information in mobile devices: A method and system for sharing digital information, including biographical information is described. A method for sharing biographical information on mobile telecommunication device that includes providing an application for sharing bio-cards on a mobile telecommunication device, receiving inputs including biographical information, one or more selected bio-card layouts and one or... Agent: Andrews Kurth LLP

20100009704 - Method, system, and apparatus for processing a service message with a plurality of terminals: A method, system, and apparatus for processing a service message with multiple terminals are disclosed. The method includes: receiving a request message from a terminal, where the request message carries request information of the terminal; and sending a service message to the terminal according to the request information. When a... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

20100009703 - System and method for real world interface to online social networks: A system for providing communications between a first person and a second person includes one or more tokens. Each of the one or more tokens includes a unique identifier. The system also includes a server configured to receive the unique identifier and a first message associated with the unique identifier... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew, LLP

20100009705 - Inter-cell interference cancellation framework: Communication techniques enable efficient communication to UE (User Equipment) that is subject to a dominant interference signal that is transmitted by a different base station. Disclosed interference cancellation techniques, both UE-centric and network-centric, are suitable to this situation. These techniques are particularly advantageous when it is undesirable or difficult to... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100009706 - Method for controlling the weighting of a data signal in the at least two antenna elements of a radio connection unit, radio connection unit, module and communications system: The invention relates to a method for controlling the weighting of a data signal in the at least two antenna elements of a first radio connection unit of a radio communications system, which data signal is to be distributed for parallel transmission to a second radio connection unit to at... Agent: Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P.

20100009707 - Signal transmission parameter control using channel sounding: A base station (BTS) may instruct a client station (CS) to transmit sounding signals that the BTS may analyze to determine what adjustments, such as power, time, and/or frequency adjustment(s) should be made by the CS. The BTS may control when and how the sounding signals are sent by the... Agent: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

20100009708 - Communicating system, server, communicating terminal, and recording medium: A communicating system includes: a plurality of communicating system terminal including a communication unit that transmits and receives audio or video data and a reproducing unit that reproduces the data received by the communication unit; and a server including an administering unit that administers the plurality of communicating terminals as... Agent: Greer, Burns & Crain

20100009709 - Mobile station, mobile communication system, and program: A mobile station 100 monitors, in Slotted mode, a Paging Channel Slot in a monitor cycle. The mobile station 100 includes: a user interface 53 which receives a PTT setting operation from a user for setting a PTT (Push to Talk) mode; a PTT communication control unit 51 which transmits... Agent: Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. Attn: Joseph W. Price, Esq.

20100009710 - Distributed inter-cell interference mitigation in ofdma multi-carrier wireless data networks: Systems and methods are disclosed for transmission with a plurality of base stations (BSs) in a wireless cellular data network where one BS communicates with neighboring BSs by determining a binary or discrete new power level on each subchannel to determine a weighted sum modified rates of a BS and... Agent: Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

20100009711 - Communication apparatus, communication system, notification method, and program product: There is provided a communication apparatus including: a first communication unit having a first communication range; a second communication unit having a second communication range wider than the first communication range; a control unit which transmits a request signal for starting communication via the second communication unit from the first... Agent: K&l Gates LLP

20100009712 - Mobile station and method: A disclosed mobile station includes a switching unit for, when the mobile station is in a communication area of a first base station (BS), switching a reception operation to receive a signal transmitted from the first BS during a first period and not to receive the signal during a second... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100009714 - Decoding information to allow access to computerized systems: The presently claimed invention relates generally to gaining access to secure systems. One claim recites an apparatus including: an image or video sensor for capturing image or video data; and a multi-purpose computer processor configured to: decode machine-readable information encoded in captured image or video data representing a plurality of... Agent: Digimarc Corporation

20100009713 - Logo recognition for mobile augmented reality environment: An augmented reality platform is provided which interacts between a mobile device and a server via a communication network. The augmented reality platform includes an image processing application located on the mobile device which receives a live, real-time image and converts the image into coordinates, and a client application located... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC

20100009715 - Aided ear bud: A hearing aid device is configured to operate as an ear bud device for a wireless phone. The hearing aid device functions in a manner similar to a conventional hearing aid device in a first operational state. The operational state of the hearing aid device is changed to a second... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Pk Attn: Patent Docketing

20100009716 - Dual standby portable terminal and communication method thereof: A dual standby portable terminal and a communication method thereof that can simultaneously connect to at least two communication networks are provided. The communication method includes operating a master Subscriber Identity Module (SIM),; initiating a call to a called portable terminal, determining if a first SIM switching process is required,... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100009718 - Base station apparatus: A base station apparatus is disclosed. The base station includes multiple antennas; a first pre-encode processing unit which multiplies one or more first weights with one or more common pilot channels; a second pre-encode processing unit which multiplies, with the one or more common pilot channels, one or more second... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100009717 - Wireless communication system and method of joint beamforming wireless communication: A wireless communication system and joint beamforming method across multiple base stations for communicating with mobile stations. The wireless communication system communication system includes base stations and mobile stations. At least one of the base stations includes a joint beamformer controlling beamforming for the base stations. Each of the mobile... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C

20100009719 - Mobile terminal and method for displaying menu thereof: Disclosed is a method for automatically displaying a menu relating to a specific function by recognizing a user's voice command in a call mode, and for directly executing the menu, and a mobile terminal having the same. A mobile terminal may include a microphone configured to receive a user's voice... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100009722 - Connected audio and other media objects: Various signal processing methods and apparatus are provided. One claim recites a method of linking media to a network resource. The method includes: computing, with an electronic processor on a handheld device, attributes of media used to identify the media; providing, from the handheld device, computed attributes of the media... Agent: Digimarc Corporation

20100009721 - Handheld electronic device and operating method thereof: A handheld electronic device and an operating method thereof are provided, in which at least two sets of sound outputting modules and sound receiving modules are disposed in the handheld electronic device. The operating method detects an orientation of the handheld electronic device by a motion detecting module and enables... Agent: Jianq Chyun Intellectual Property Office

20100009720 - Mobile terminal and text input method thereof: Disclosed is a method for recognizing a voice and converting it into a text, and more particularly, a method for preferentially voice-recognizing a word starting with a character inputted through a keypad before voice is inputted and converting it into a text, and a mobile terminal implementing such method. The... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100009723 - Apparatus and method for adjusting ring tone function of communications device: The present invention provides an apparatus and a method for adjusting a ring tone function of a communications device. The method includes: a) receiving incoming call signals; b) fetching a predetermined ring tone and a transition rule according to a predetermined age; c) adjusting the predetermined ring tone according to... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100009724 - Cell site power generation: A system, apparatus, method, and manufacture for generating backup power in a wireless communications system such as a wireless communications service base station. The system includes a communications interface, a primary power interface, a generator, rectifiers, and a battery circuit. During normal operation, the communications interface is powered from the... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea

20100009726 - Electronic apparatus and storage medium storing load distribution program: An electronic apparatus includes: a clock generation section which generates and outputs a clock of a frequency according to a state; and an MPU and a DSP which, being supplied with the clock generated by the clock generation section, execute processes at a processing speed synchronized with the clock. The... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100009725 - Systems and methods for reducing power consumption in wireless devices: In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for reducing power consumption in wireless devices. The method comprises establishing a Wireless link between a local device and a remote device and sending a message to the remote device across the wireless link. The message may specify a communication schedule.... Agent: Fountainhead Law Group, P.C. Chad R. Walsh

20100009727 - Electronic device: An electronic device, such as a clamshell-type device or a slide-type device, senses when a user opens and closes the device. The device renders selected audio files as audible sounds to the user to indicate when the user opens and closes the device.... Agent: Coats & Bennett/sony Ericsson

20100009728 - Portable terminal: A portable terminal 10 can select a first state in which an upper housing 11 and a lower housing 12 are piled one on top of the other or a second state in which the upper housing 11 and the lower housing 12 are separated from each other, by relatively... Agent: Christensen O'connor Johnson Kindness PLLC

20100009729 - Slide-tilt mechanism for an electronic device: A slide-tilt mechanism for an electronic device comprising a first part and a second part, the first part being connected to the second part such that in a first mode, the second part is axially slideable relative to the first part between a first position and a second position, and... Agent: Ware Fressola Van Der Sluys & Adolphson, LLP

20100009730 - Mobile wireless device: A mobile wireless device in which a first housing and a second housing are connected together at base ends thereof via a hinge section, the first housing including a first circuit board to which a first antenna and a second antenna are connected, and the second housing including a second... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

  
01/07/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20100003914 - Enhanced notification mechanism for broadcast networks using bit-map vectors: Methods, apparatus, systems and computer program products are defined for enhancing the delivery of overhead notifications in a broadcast network, in particular a broadcast network suitable for wireless device implementation. The broadcast-receiving devices only receive new notification messages, as opposed to receiving all of the currently active notification messages. This... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100003915 - Systems and method for frequency based satellite channel scanning: A satellite signal demodulator is configured to use frequency-based channel scanning to sense the presence of a channel and to obtain the frequency profile of the channel. Once the channel is identified and the profile is obtained, channel extraction is used to identify the frequency parameters for a given channel.... Agent: Jackson Walker (conexant)

20100003916 - Portable communication terminal: A portable communication terminal comprises wireless communication units 1, 2 for transmitting and receiving data by connecting to a communication line by wireless, broadcasting receiving units 3-9 for receiving digital broadcasting including a program image and data broadcasting, a communication service area determining unit 17 for determining whether or not... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100003917 - Communication system: A communication system according to the present invention includes a transmitter for applying a transmission signal to a human body as an electric field, and a receiver for receiving the transmission signal by detecting the electric field via the human body. The receiver includes a reception electrode which faces the... Agent: Beyer Law Group LLP

20100003918 - Wireless data communication system and methods using active radio frequency tags and wireless telecommunication devices: A wireless data communication system and related operating methods are provided. The system uses active radio frequency (RF) tags to communicate content data to consumer-grade wireless telecommunication devices, in accordance with a wireless local area network (WLAN) protocol. A method of wirelessly providing information to a consumer-grade wireless telephone begins... Agent: Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz, P.C. (symbol)

20100003919 - Bluetooth hands-free car kit: A bluetooth hands-free car kit includes a hands-free cell phone/PDA holder electrically connected to the internal electric circuit of a car for receiving and amplifying sound, a bluetooth adapter insertable into the hands-free cell phone/PDA holder for wireless communication with a cell phone/PDA through a bluetooth communication technique, and an... Agent: Wen Hong Shen

20100003920 - Peak suppressing and restoring method, transmitter, receiver, and peak suppressing and restoring system: A peak suppressing and restoring method includes suppressing a peak of a signal, starting suppression when a suppression start value is lower than a suppression target value, using a function of a gain characteristic such that a peak amplitude value attains the suppression target value, and restoring the suppressed peak... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100003923 - Mobile application monitoring system: A method and system to test, monitor, audit and share revenue associated with third-party software applications operating on mobile devices over a network operator's wireless network. An application may be tested by the mobile application monitoring system to simulate the expected load of the application on a mobile device and... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea

20100003921 - Service monitoring and disconnection notification in a wireless gateway device: A gateway apparatus configured to wirelessly communicate with and provide a service to a wireless client device includes a wireless access point module, a network interface and a controller. The wireless access point module is configured to wirelessly communicate with the wireless client device. The network interface module is configured... Agent: Merchant & Gould Scientific Atlanta, A Cisco Company

20100003922 - System and method for scheduling of spectrum sensing in cognitive radio systems: System and method for scheduling spectrum sensing in cognitive radio systems. A method comprises sensing an availability of a spectrum band, computing a duration of an inter-sensing time block based on the availability of the spectrum band, and scheduling an occurrence of the spectrum sensing operation using the duration of... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.

20100003925 - Insensitive area detecting method and apparatus for the same in radio communication system: In a method of detecting an insensitive area in a radio communication system which includes a plurality of base stations and a plurality of mobile terminals, a total reception power data is requested to a concerned one of the plurality of base stations which is connected with a concerned one... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100003924 - Radio frequency interference sensing system and method: A method of sensing radio frequency interference (RFI) in a wireless system is provided. The method includes receiving wireless data through a wireless receiver and evaluating received wireless data through a receiver baseband module to identify an occurrence of a signal detection failure by a physical (PHY) layer or a... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global

20100003927 - Apparatus and method for power-saving and wake-up: Disclosed is an apparatus and method of power-saving and wake-up, which is not only used to reduce the power consumption of a system of electronic equipment, but also allow the system to immediately return to normal operation according to the requirement. The apparatus for power-saving and wake-up includes a first... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C.

20100003926 - Communication system, communication device and communication rate modification method: A communication system includes: an RE/IF/BB unit (21) for receiving, in a mobile station device (20), a transmission signal from a base station device; a received power calculation unit (221) for obtaining received power thereof; a communication rate modification unit (23) for changing a communication rate by changing a modulation... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100003928 - Method and apparatus for header compression for cdma evdo systems: A method and system for providing header compression guidance to mobile devices initiating certain applications and/or protocols. A selective header compression (SHC) utility utilizes a session initiation protocol (SIP) message to provide robust header compression (ROHC) guidance to a mobile device initiating a call involving selected (SIP related) applications, protocols... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100003929 - Wireless audio transceiver system and method using uwb wireless communication: There is provided a transceiving method of an audio signal using an UWB wireless communication scheme, including the steps of: extracting and analyzing the beacon frames to generate reserved transmission interval information previously reserved by the other UWB transmitters and/or adjacent wireless audio transmitters and information on audio source and... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100003930 - Personal content player: A Personal Content Player is disclosed. One embodiment of the present invention is a miniature electronic device which functions as an automatic content receiver and storage device. Digital content is transmitted to the device using the excess capacity in an existing network, such as one or more conventional broadcast radio... Agent: Thomas N. Giaccherini

20100003931 - Transmission schemes for multi-antenna communication systems utilizing multi-carrier modulation: Pilot and data transmission schemes for multi-antenna communication systems utilizing multi-carrier modulation are provided. Subband multiplexing is used to avoid interference resulting from transmitting multiple signals simultaneously from multiple antennas. M usable subbands are initially arranged to form multiple groups of subbands, with each group including a different subset of... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100003932 - Transmitter and communication apparatus using the same: A signal generating section 10 outputs an amplitude signal and a frequency signal by conducting a signal processing on inputted data. A regulator 31 outputs a signal that is proportional to a magnitude of the amplitude signal. The signal outputted from the regulator 31 passes through a low pass filter... Agent: Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack L.L.P.

20100003933 - Signal transmission apparatus and signal transmission method: A signal transmission apparatus of the invention comprises: a correlator 12 for shaping a spectrum of a signal; and a precoder 12 disposed on a previous stage of the correlator and including an adder which subtracts an output signal of a feedback filter from an input signal, a modulo arithmetic... Agent: Mccormick, Paulding & Huber LLP

20100003934 - Adaptive method of transmitting and receiving a signal in a multi-antenna system, corresponding transmission and reception devices, computer program products and signal: A method is provided for receiving a signal, corresponding to a data signal transmitted by a transmitter to a receiver via a transmission channel. The method includes the following steps: analyzing the signal received, delivering an information item representative of the transmission channel; determining, periodically and/or as a function of... Agent: Westman Champlin & Kelly, P.A.

20100003935 - Mobile communication device with low power receiver for signal detection: A mobile communication device with a low power receiver for signal detection and a method for utilizing a low power receiver for signal detection in a mobile communication device. Various aspects of the present invention comprise a first receiver module adapted to operate in a sleep mode. The first receiver... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100003936 - Multimode communication device with shared signal path programmable filter: A multimode communication device with a shared signal path programmable filter and a method for utilizing a shared signal path programmable filter in a multimode communication device. Various aspects of the present invention comprise a first module adapted to receive a first communication signal (e.g., corresponding to a first communication... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100003937 - Receiver device, system, and method for low-energy reception of data: A receiver device, A system and a method for reception of a signal having an amplitude that has been modulated with information, wherein a resistive element is provided that converts an electrical quantity into a physical parameter.... Agent: Cohen, Pontani, Lieberman & Pavane LLP

20100003938 - Noise measurement for radio squelch function: A method implementable in an audio receiver having an input for receiving broadcast signals including a set of channels and a squelching controller includes converting the signals associated with each channel into respective digital signals, and tuning the digital signals associated with a first subset of the channels. For each... Agent: Honeywell International Inc. Patent Services

20100003939 - Methods and apparatus for calibrating received signal strength indicators: This disclosure discloses methods and apparatus for calibrating received signal strength indicators.... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea

20100003940 - Radio signal receiver device: A radio signal detector includes first and second detector circuits. The first detector circuit has a higher detection sensitivity to detect a radio signal earlier than the second detector circuit. The second detector circuit has a lower detection sensitivity to detect the radio signal accurately. When the second detector circuit... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100003941 - Antenna selector and communication device: A transmitting/receiving circuit (17) holds a communication at a frequency f1 by using an antenna (11a) or an antenna (11b), and a transmitting/receiving circuit (3) holds a communication at a frequency f2 by using an antenna (1). In response to a receiving signal intensity, a switching circuit (14) connects any... Agent: Christensen O'connor Johnson Kindness PLLC

20100003942 - Loop antenna input circuit for am and am radio receiver using the same: p-MOSFETs (21) and (22) are used as amplifying elements for amplifying a signal input from a loop antenna (1) and are directly connected to the loop antenna (1). Thus, the signal input from the loop antenna (1) can be received in a high impedance through the p-MOSFETs (21) and (22).... Agent: Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz LLP

20100003943 - Harmonic reject receiver architecture and mixer: Receiver architectures and methods of processing harmonic rich input signals employing harmonic suppression mixers are disclosed herein. The disclosed receivers, mixers, and methods enable a receiver to achieve the advantages of switching mixers while greatly reducing the mixer response to the undesired harmonics. A harmonic mixer can include a plurality... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew, LLP

20100003944 - System, circuit and method for activating an electronic device: The disclosure provides a system, circuit and method for activating an electronic device from a low power state. The circuit comprises: a microprocessor; a first accelerometer; a second accelerometer which is activated upon receiving a movement signal from the first accelerometer, indicating a movement of the electronic device; a threshold... Agent: Mccarthy Tetrault LLP

20100003956 - Apparatus and method for communication of mobile station of shadow area in a mobile communication system: An apparatus and method for communication of a Mobile Station (MS) of a shadow area in a mobile communication system are provided. The method includes determining whether an Emergency Ad-hoc Relay (EAR) amble is received and transmitting a help signal when the EAR amble is not received.... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100003950 - Battery charge reservation for emergency communications: A wireless communications device and method for establishing a voltage threshold at which to turn off electronics of a wireless communications device includes determining a power threshold level at which a device is to be shut off when a battery of the device reaches or drops below the power threshold... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003945 - Cellular emergency notification service: Cellular emergency notification service transmitting Point-To-MultiPoint (P2MP) emergency service messages on one or more mandatory non-user configurable P2MP emergency channels to all available personal cellular telecommunications devices in one or more selected cells thereby ensuring mandatory reception.... Agent: The Nath Law Group

20100003957 - Communication device and safety confirmation method: A device having a first configuration includes an input unit configured to accept an input made by a user, and a transmitting unit configured to add a safety confirmation number accepted by the input unit to a first call control signal and to transmit the first call control signal with... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100003947 - Data message service controller and method for handling emergency text messaging: A system and method for communicating an emergency data message includes receiving a data message and determining whether an emergency abbreviated dialing code was received with the data message. If an emergency data message includes an abbreviated dialing code, an emergency data message short code associated with the abbreviated dialing... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003949 - Emergency data message router database: A system and method for providing information associated with public safety answering points may include storing a set of records including information associated with a plurality of PSAPs, each record may include (i) an identifier indicative of a PSAP available to service emergency communications, (ii) at least one cell code... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003951 - Emergency message button and method on a wireless communications device for communicating an emergency message to a public safety answering point (psap): A wireless communications device including a housing, a user interface configured to enable a user to type text messages for communication over a communications network, an emergency message button selectable by a user, and a processing unit in communication with the user interface and emergency message button. The processing unit... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003952 - Emergency message menu: A wireless communications device and method for generating and communicating an emergency text message, includes in response to receiving a request to communicate an emergency text message, accessing stored personal data for use in generating content of the emergency text message. A determination may be made as to whether current... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003948 - Multi-button emergency message generation: A wireless communications device and method for generating and communicating an emergency text message includes, in response to receiving a request initiated from one of a plurality of emergency message buttons configured to initiate communication of respective emergency messages related to different emergency categories, generating an emergency message related to... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003954 - System and method for distributing emergency data messages to public safety answering points in a balanced manner: A system and method for routing emergency data messages to public safety answering points may include identifying PSAPs local to the user and configured to receive emergency data messages. A determination of distribution of previous emergency data messages to the identified PSAPs may be performed. Based on the distribution of... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003953 - System and method for handling emergency image messaging: A system and method for routing emergency image messages to a PSAP may include receiving an emergency data message and identifying that the emergency data message includes an image. A location of a wireless communications device used to send the emergency data message may be determined. At least one PSAP... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003955 - System and method for identifying and collecting data messages being communicated over a communications network: A system and method for capturing emergency data messages in a network environment includes receiving, at a first network node, an emergency data message communicated from a wireless communications device. The emergency data message may be accompanied by an origination address and destination address indicative of an emergency network address.... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003946 - System and method for processing emergency data messages at a psap: A system and method for receiving and processing data messages at a PSAP may include parsing an emergency data message to identify data elements in an emergency data message, populating data fields of a data record with the data elements of the emergency data message, and displaying the data record... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003962 - Location information system for a wireless communication device and method therefore: The present application is directed to location information systems for wireless communication devices. In one implementation, a location information system sends location information to a wireless communication device present in a predetermined area in a facility over a short-range wireless communication channel. The location information informs the wireless communication device... Agent: At & T Legal Department - Bhgl Attn: Patent Docketing Room 2a-207

20100003959 - Preformatted emergency text message: A wireless communications device and method for generating and communicating an emergency text message includes in response to receiving a request to communicate an emergency text message, accessing stored personal data for use in generating content of the emergency text message. A determination may be made if current location coordinates... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003958 - System and method for generating and communicating updated emergency messages: A system and method for updating a public safety answering point (PSAP) with a current location of a user may include communicating a first emergency message including a set of geographic coordinates to a PSAP in response to a user request to send an emergency message from a wireless communications... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003961 - System and method for providing network assisted geographic coordinates for emergency data messaging: A system and method for communicating geographic coordinates with an emergency data message to a public safety answering point (PSAP) may include receiving a request from a user to send an emergency data message to a PSAP and determining whether geographic coordinates are locally available. If geographic coordinates are locally... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003960 - System and method for sending an emergency message selected from among multiple emergency message types from a wireless communications device: A wireless communications device and method for communicating an emergency message to a public safety answering point (PSAP) may include storing (i) data representative of a plurality of emergency messages being of different message types and (ii) a network address associated with each emergency message. In response to a user... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100003963 - Method and device for managing subscriber connection: The invention relates to a device for managing a subscriber connection, the device including a mechanism for granting connection services to the subscriber connection, mechanism for monitoring reception behavior concerning predetermined messages conveyed to the subscriber connection, and a mechanism for controlling a further connection service grant to the subscriber... Agent: Barnes & Thornburg LLP

20100003964 - Integration of secure identification logic into cell phone: Presented herein are systems and methods for integrating secure identification logic into cell phones. A registration is received, wherein said registration includes an identifier identifying a mobile terminal. Information is transmitted to the mobile terminal, wherein a password is a function of the information.... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100003965 - Method for determining a range of closed subscriber group identities for open network access: Method for operating one or more radio cells of a cellular mobile wireless network, and cellular mobile wireless system, wherein each radio cell may be identified by a broadcasted cell identifier, and wherein use may be limited to a closed subscriber group by the fact that the radio cell has... Agent: Law Offices Of Robert F. Zielinski, LLC

20100003966 - Method, system and gateway device for processing subscription service: A method for processing subscription service is provided by an embodiment of the invention adapted to establish a connection with a terminal for subscribing to a service through a network, where the terminal is a wireless terminal or a fixed wired network terminal. The method comprises the following steps: receiving... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100003969 - Emotion recognition message system, mobile communication terminal therefor and message storage server therefor: A message storage server stores a message by speech or video transmitted from a mobile communication terminal and performs emotion recognition on the message to generate emotion data. A mobile communication terminal, upon receiving a confirmation request from the message storage server of a message which the mobile communication terminal... Agent: Ntt Docomo Inc/bhgl

20100003967 - Processing messages from a mobile computing device for diagnosis or service selection: Selecting a service for a mobile computing device includes receiving a message from the mobile computing device via a wireless network, storing data from the message, querying the data to identify a characteristic, selecting a service from a plurality of services based on the identified characteristic, and sending the selected... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP

20100003968 - System and method for controlling push messages: A method for controlling push messages on a portable electronic device is provided. The computer-implemented method for filtering reception of push messages includes providing a pre-configured white list containing at least one IP address, receiving service indication of a push message initiated by a push initiator and forwarded by a... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100003970 - Information transfer control apparatus and information transfer control method for transferring content: An information transfer control apparatus includes a storage unit storing an ID generating function for each distribution process group having at least one distribution process representing information transfer between plural communication terminals; an assigning unit assigning identification information to the distribution process using the ID generating function; a determining unit... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100003971 - Repeat dialing in wireless networks to busy called parties: A wireless network is disclosed that provides repeat dialing to busy called parties. The wireless network includes an originating MSC system that serves a calling party, and a terminating MSC system that serves a called party. The calling party initiates a call to the called party through the originating MSC... Agent: Duft Bornsen & Fishman, LLP

20100003972 - Advanced system and method for dynamically discovering, provisioning and accessing host services on wireless data communication devices: A system and method for pushing a service book to a mobile device is provided. A service book includes a plurality of fields relating to a host service. At least one mobile device is identified that is to receive the service book. Wireless propagation information is provided that identifies an... Agent: Jones Day (rim) - 2n

20100003973 - Radio communication method and radio communication terminal: A gist of the present invention is a radio communication method including the steps of calculating a transmission power difference between transmission power of a first carrier and transmission power of a second carrier, determining whether or not the transmission power difference exceeds a threshold that is set up on... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100003974 - Method and system for adaptive multi rate (amr) and measurements downlink adaptation: Various aspects of a method and system for adaptive multi rate and measurements adaptation may include a processor that enables computation of at least one signal level measurement for at least one received signal. The processor may enable cancelling of interfering signals received in addition to the received signal based... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100003975 - Method for accessing a service from a user's terminal via a heterogeneous network in which several types of access are available: The invention relates to a method for accessing a service from a user's terminal (1) through a heterogeneous network (3) in which several access types (5, 7, 9, 11) are available. The method comprises the following steps: upon reception of a request outputted by the terminal (1) for accessing a... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP

20100003976 - Mobile based area event handling when currently visited network does not cover area: An area event handler informs when a target mobile enters or leaves a network covering a pre-defined target area, and re-aims an original area event request. When the event occurs, the mobile sends a location report to an initiator of the request. A PLMN list with estimated geographic coverage areas... Agent: Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC

20100003977 - Method and apparatus for use in cooperative relays using incremental redundancy and distributed spatial multiplexing: A method and apparatus are used in cooperative relays with incremental redundancy (IR) and distributed spatial multiplexing. A wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) may listen to the base station (BS) transmission during Phase 1 of the communication, and use cooperation between a relay station (RS) and the BS for the data... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100003978 - Apparatus and method for improving mobile terminated cell setup performance during inter-frequency cell reselection: An apparatus and method comprising determining if the timing of a registration system information (RSI) or a paging occasion occurs first; if the paging occasion occurs first, checking for a page and answering the page on the target cell after collecting system information (SI) if the page exists; or if... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100003985 - Apparatus and method for performing handover in wireless communication system: An apparatus and a method for handover in a wireless communication system are provided. The handover method includes, when handing over to another Base Station (BS) while being serviced by a serving BS, determining whether there exists data to transmit in an uplink, and, when the data to transmit in... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100003980 - Automatic configuration of inter-domain access technology neighbor relations: The disclosure relates to automatically configuring a map of inter-access technology neighbor relations. In this neighbor relations map configured by an ANDSF, relationships between neighboring cells of differing access networks of the same or different access technologies are maintained including extra-domain and non-domain neighbor relationships. A domain refers to a... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100003983 - Handover messaging in an unlicensed mobile access telecommunications system: Methods and messages for performing handovers between an unlicensed mobile access network (UMAN) comprising a first radio access network and a second radio access network. URR (UMA radio resource) handover messages are exchanged between a mobile station (MS) and a UMA network controller (UNC) operating in the UMAN. The MS... Agent: Adeli & Tollen, LLP

20100003982 - Method and apparatus for delivery notification of non-access stratum retransmission: A method and apparatus for data delivery confirmation in a wireless transmit receive unit (WTRU) including transmitting an uplink (UL) message, performing a mobility operation, determining that the UL message is not acknowledged, and generating a delivery failure message. The mobility operation is a handover or a radio resource control... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100003984 - Method and apparatus for supporting dual transfer mode for handover in gsm system: A method for operating a Mobile Station (MS) for maintaining a Dual Transfer Mode (DTM) and apparatus for supporting the DTM for a handover process in a Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) system are provided. The method includes receiving a broadcast control message from at least one neighbor cell,... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100003988 - Method and system for wireless channel selection by a mobile device: A method and mobile device for performing wireless channel selection that employs more than one concurrent level 2 interface to facilitate a level 3 handoff. The method and device maintain an active service over a first level 3 connection through a first transceiver, establish a second level 3 connection through... Agent: Docket Clerk Kelly-krause

20100003986 - Methods for scanning neighbor base stations and communication apparatuses utilizing the same: A communication apparatus is provided. The communication apparatus includes a radio transceiver module and a processor. The processor receives a neighbor cell advertisement message from a serving base station via the radio transceiver module and scans neighbor base stations according to information carried in the neighbor cell advertisement message to... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP

20100003979 - Mobile station, base station, and method: A disclosed mobile station is designed to send or receive at least a control channel using a given frequency in a first operating mode and to tune to a frequency different from the given frequency and perform a neighboring cell search in a second operating mode. The mobile station includes... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100003987 - Radiophone apparatus, hand-off method in radiophone apparatus, and communication system: A wireless telephone device, a hand-off method in a wireless telephone device and a communication system are provided to enable the occurrence suppression of instant disconnection in a MAHHO as much as possible. A wireless telephone device (1) includes a communication unit (11) for selecting one of a plurality of... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100003981 - Resource allocation in target cell after handover: A system is proposed to provide handover in a mobile telecommunications environment, particularly applicable to 3GPP networks, in which a user device, such as a mobile telephone provides a buffer status report to the target base station during a handover procedure. The target base station uses this status report to... Agent: Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group, PLLC

20100003990 - Mobile communications system, mobile station and base station: In a mobile communications system in which a mobile station is capable of communicating simultaneously with a plurality of base stations, the resources of the plurality of base stations are managed under the control of the mobile station. For example, the mobile station specifies a resource to a base station... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100003989 - Receiver with afc function for operating in soft handover: A receiver having Automatic Frequency Control (“AFC”) is described having at least one input signal terminal and an offset frequency estimation means for estimating each offset frequency of at least two predetermined input signals inputted at the same time at the input signal terminal. The access to the receiver of... Agent: Hogan & Hartson LLP

20100003992 - Finding hidden cells in a mobile communication system: A weaker cell is discovered in a mobile communication system that also includes a stronger cell. Discovery involves ascertaining a slot timing of a received signal that has passed through a channel. The slot timing is used to ascertain a stronger secondary synchronization vector contained in the received signal. A... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100003993 - Method for mapping a coverage area: A method for calculating path loss PL at a point P in a coverage area CA of an antenna at a cell site. The method comprises the steps: transmitting a signal from the antenna, the antenna having an effective antenna gain Gant, and measuring a received signal strength indicator RSSI... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100003991 - Physics-based statistical model and simulation method of rf propagation in urban environments: A physics-based statistical model and simulation/modeling method and system of electromagnetic wave propagation (wireless communication) in urban environments. In particular, the model is a computationally efficient close-formed parametric model of RF propagation in an urban environment which is extracted from a physics-based statistical wireless channel simulation method and system. The... Agent: Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC

20100003996 - Apparatus and method for resource allocation for frequency overlay scheme in a broadband wireless communication system: A broadband wireless communication system supporting a frequency overlay scheme is provided. An operating method of a base station includes allocating relative addresses to Resource Blocks in at least one operating Frequency Assignment (FA) of a terminal according to an addressing scheme for the terminal; generating at least one resource... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100003995 - Base station device, frequency allocation method, and mobile communication system using the same: A base station device performs wireless communication with a terminal device. The base station device includes a setting unit to set a first frequency group in which frequencies that differ from frequencies used in an adjacent base station device are used, a second frequency group including different frequencies to the... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC

20100003994 - Communication controlling method, method for sharing information, wireless terminal, wireless base station, and wireless base station controlling apparatus: The connection state of a wireless line, in which a communication can be immediately made in an estimated time period, is preset by estimating the time period with a high possibility of making a communication based on the communication history of a wireless terminal for a predetermined past period in... Agent: Fujitsu Patent Center C/o Cpa Global

20100003997 - Radio base station and radio communication method therefor: A radio base station transmits data to a mobile station in the form of error correction coded blocks. To this end, a controller allocates radio resources belonging to a first set of radio resources to one part of a block of data, as well as radio resources belonging to a... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100003998 - Cellular system, carrier allocation method thereof, base station, and mobile station: In a method of allocating carriers of a cellular system comprising mobile stations and a wireless network of multiple base stations, multiple carriers being available for communication between base and mobile stations, the wireless network performs the following. Carriers are divided into first and second carriers, and allocated the same... Agent: Young & Thompson

20100003999 - Mobile communication system having radio access network and method controlling call processing load thereof: A mobile communication system structured in a radio access network having a base station, a control station, and a switch network for matching a mobile station and a core network, the control station comprising a traffic signal process; a control signal processor; a call process load controller; and a call... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC

20100004000 - Method for automatically changing incoming call alert profile upon the current location: A method for automatically changing incoming call alert profile upon the current location, implements on a GPS-functioned portable communication device. The method continually obtains a location coordinate, compares the location coordinate with a comparison list to match an incoming call alert profile for the portable communication device's current incoming call... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP

20100004002 - Method of providing location privacy: A method of providing location privacy of a mobile station in a wireless access system is disclosed. The method of providing location privacy of a mobile station comprises the steps of transmitting a deregistration request message to a serving base station, the deregistration message requesting entry to an idle mode;... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100004001 - Paging mechanism in a wireless communication system: A communication system is disclosed which includes a communication network having a paging controller and a plurality of base stations to communicate with at least one mobile client device within the system. Also included in the communication system is a base station, between the plurality of base stations, receiving location... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100004003 - Method and apparatus for supporting location-based services by a removable module: Techniques for supporting location-based services (LBS) by a removable module are described. A set of messages (e.g., commands and events) may be defined to support location-based services by the removable module. In one design, the removable module may send a first message (e.g., a Get Position—Request message) to a terminal... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100004005 - Notification on mobile device based on location of other mobile device: A mobile computing device comprises a user input device, an output device, a memory configured to store data and a processing circuit. The processing circuit is configured to receive user input from the user input device indicative of a request to associate the stored data with a second mobile computing... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP

20100004004 - System and method for matching user preferences to places of interest: A system and method is provided for presenting points-of-interest (POI) content data on a mobile device. Software instructions are stored in the memory of the mobile device and are executed by the processor. The instructions enable the mobile device to display a list of POI categories for acceptance by a... Agent: The Marbury Law Group, PLLC

20100004007 - Automated interactive sms service system: A method and system are disclosed for providing bidirectional communication between the system and a client device using standard text messaging technologies, such as SMS. Communication may be originated from the client device or from the system. Users may request specific information from the system using SMS that is delivered... Agent: Vierra Magen Marcus & Deniro LLP

20100004006 - Method and system for processing calls: A method and system for processing calls is useful for notifying a calling station (205) that a previously non-reachable mobile station (210) has become reachable. The method includes receiving at a gateway switching center (220), in response to the call, an indication that the mobile station (210) is non-reachable. The... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100004009 - Mobile communication device and adapter module: There is provided an adapter for use in a mobile communication device connected to a first communication network. An exemplary mobile communication device comprises a mobile terminal and a subscriber identification module connected to the mobile terminal. In the subscriber identification module, an address of a first gateway node (ADR1)... Agent: InternationalIPLaw Group

20100004010 - Mobile terminal and file transmission method thereof: A mobile terminal that can transmit voice data an picture, as well as a text message, in the form of a file during an instant messaging (IM) service, and its file transmission method are disclosed. When the IM service starts, a user inputs text to a message window to chat... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100004008 - System and method for interactive messaging: A method and a system for providing convertible or interactive messaging between two or more users is provided. In an embodiment, a user sends a convertible message to another user. Such convertible messages can be sent using a communication means having two or more fields, ports, or the like. One... Agent: Kenyon & Kenyon LLP

20100004011 - Universal short code administration facility: Systems and methods for assigning a short codes to provide uniformity among wireless carriers. In the systems and methods, a Universal Short Code (USC) Administrator maintains a list of short codes and their lease status so that SMS messages sent to a particular short code may be routed to the... Agent: Edell, Shapiro & Finnan, LLC

20100004012 - Bundling of communication signals for efficiency: Systems and methods for bundling signals in a wireless communication system are disclosed. A connection request and a reservation for QoS resources can be bundled into an access message at an access terminal. The access message with the bundled communication signals can then be transmitted to an access network. An... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100004013 - Communication method, communication system, relaying device and communication device: A communication device transmits to a relaying device a transmission right grant request for requesting a grant of a transmission right to a transmitting device, and the relaying device determines whether the received transmission right grant request is a command associated with the transmission right of the communication device or... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100004014 - Multi-users real-time transcoding system and method for multimedia sessions: A method an system for establishing a multi-user communication session, having a session description, between terminals with incompatible media characteristics, in which users with terminals having incompatible media characteristics are invited to participate in the communication session. A transcoding session is set up for enabling transcoding between the incompatible media... Agent: Victoria Donnelly

20100004018 - Adjusting the amplitude and phase characteristics of transmitter generated wireless communication signals in response to base station transmit power control signals and known transmitter amplifier characteristics: A method and system for adjusting the amplitude and phase characteristics of wireless communication signals generated by an analog radio transmitter, based on transmit power control (TPC) signals received by a base station (BS) and known characteristics of a power amplifier (PA) included in the transmitter. A digital pre-distortion compensation... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100004017 - Communication system, radio communication apparatus, and communication method: A communication system includes a first radio communication apparatus and a second radio communication apparatus that includes multiple antennas. The first radio communication apparatus receives transmission signals transmitted from multiple antennas as reception signals, acquires a predetermined parameter for each antenna based on the reception signals, creates control information for... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100004015 - Methods and devices for adjustment of transmission parameters: Methods and devices in a wireless communication system are provided, in which a first portion and a second portion of signals are transmitted on a physical channel to a first transceiver from a second transceiver. A method for controlling transmission parameters in the wireless communication system comprises the steps of:... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100004016 - Power control techniques: Embodiments provide techniques for power control. For instance, a method exchanges one or more transmissions with a remote device in accordance with a retransmission protocol. In addition, a power control message is exchanged with the remote device through at least one of the one or more transmissions. Thus, closed loop... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global

20100004019 - Method for obtaining telecommunications services through a telecommunications terminal: A telecommunications service to be obtained for a user is split into a plurality of service components. A telecommunications terminal determines the most appropriate service provider for each service component; each of the service components is obtained by a corresponding service provider; and the telecommunications terminal invokes the functionality of... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100004020 - Mobile terminal and composite photographing method using multiple mobile terminals: A mobile terminal and composite photographing method using multiple mobile terminals are provided. The composite photographing method uses multiple mobile terminals. A master mobile terminal composes an incomplete composite photograph, generates a participant list of slave mobile terminals, and sends the incomplete composite photograph and participant list to a first... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100004021 - Wireless terminal, wireless communication system and method for connecting wireless terminal to communication network: The invention provides a mobile terminal having a first network module for connecting to a wireless wide area network (WWAN) and a second network module for connecting to a wireless local area network (WLAN). The WWAN includes a plurality of first base stations. The WLAN includes a second base station.... Agent: CovenantIPConsulting Co.

20100004022 - Method relating to radio communication: A method for expansion of communication capacity in a radio communication system (1) including a multi-beam antenna system (3) is described. The antenna beams (5) are divided into groups, where the geographical coverage of each group defines a respective sub-sector (7.1,7.2). The sub-sectors in conjunction provide coverage in a radio... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100004023 - Method and system for portability of clinical images using a high-quality display and portable device: Certain embodiments of the present invention provide a method and system for improved clinical workflow using wireless communication. A system for remote image display includes a data source with image data, wherein the data source is capable of transmitting the image data. The system also includes an identifiable display device... Agent: Hanley, Flight & Zimmerman, LLC

20100004024 - Communication device with muting function and method therefore: A portable communication device includes a user interface responsive to user input, a controller, and a time management module coupled to the controller. A schedule tabled is created in accordance with the user input. The time management module periodically checks the schedule table and sends real time signals to the... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100004030 - Character input method of mobile terminal: A mobile terminal includes a display screen to display a screen image of a particular character and a virtual keypad, and to detect touch inputs; and a controller to detect a first touch input of touching the particular character and a second touch input of touching a particular key of... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100004032 - Initiating a call from a mobile device to a number that is not hyperlinked: A method and mobile device for initiating telephone calls through a wireless communication network are provided. Number strings are identified in text displayed on a visual display of the mobile device. Number strings may be hyperlinked when the strings meet predetermined criteria. The mobile device monitors for a predetermined user... Agent: Ridout & Maybee LLP

20100004029 - Mobile terminal and keypad displaying method thereof: A mobile terminal including a display configured to display a first keypad in a first display portion and to display information input using the first keypad in a second display portion, a sensing unit configured to detect a touch and drag action on the first keypad displayed in the first... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100004026 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling mobile terminal: A terminal and controlling method thereof may be provided such that a terminal user may select a specific channel from a plurality of broadcast channels received by a mobile terminal. A broadcast receiving unit may receive a broadcast, a touchscreen may display a broadcast channel number, and a controller may... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP

20100004031 - Mobile terminal and operation control method thereof: A method of controlling a mobile terminal and includes displaying on a display of the mobile terminal a list having a plurality of items, identifying a selected item of the plurality items of the list, and detecting movement of the mobile terminal. The method further includes displaying on the display... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100004027 - Mobile terminal with tilting display: A slide type mobile terminal having a first body and a second body is provided. The first body includes a display and a first slide member. The second body includes a key pad and is slidably coupled to the first body. The second body includes a second slide member to... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100004025 - Multi-tapping numpad: A mobile phone including a number keypad for entering the symbols 0-9, # and *, the keypad including at most five keys at least one of which corresponds to a list of at least two symbols, wherein the nth symbol in the list corresponding to a key is accessed by... Agent: Soquel Group, LLC

20100004028 - Portable terminal and driving method of the same: A portable terminal is provided that includes a vibration generator for vibrating the portable terminal, a receiving device for receiving input from a user and determining a coordinate value on a display screen based on the received input, and a controller for determining a vibration pattern corresponding to information on... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP

20100004033 - Mobile terminal using proximity sensor and method of controlling the mobile terminal: A mobile terminal and a method of controlling the mobile terminal are provided. The mobile terminal may generate a haptic effect whose intensity or pattern corresponds to the type and importance of an event occurred therein. Therefore, it is possible for a user to easily identify the event based on... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100004034 - Hands-free phone-call device and tone quality control device: Constant phone-call quality is kept irrespective of setting of a tone adjusting function of a cellular phone under connection. There is provided a sound collector for collecting voices and converting the voices to a voice signal, a communication unit for communicating with a cellular phone terminal according to a predetermined... Agent: Posz Law Group, PLC

20100004035 - System and method for performing an abbreviated power-up sequence on a wireless communications device: A system and method for powering-up a wireless communications device may include (i) powering-up the wireless communications device using a standard power-up sequence in response to a request for a standard power-up sequence by a user, and (ii) powering-up the wireless communications device using an abbreviated power-up sequence in response... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100004036 - Mobile phone having full keyboard: A mobile phone includes a main body having a front side and a rear side. A full keyboard is formed on the rear side of the main body, and a screen is pivotally attached to the front side of the main body. The screen includes a display surface and a... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100004037 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal having multiple functions allows the user easy operation of a function that they desire. The mobile terminal has first, second, third, and fourth housings. The housings each have front side and back side and have at least an input section or a display section on the front... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100004038 - Side sliding type mobile terminal: A mobile terminal comprises a body comprising a keypad and a slider slidingly coupled to the body. The slider is configured to slide transversely with respect to the body and may comprise a display unit to display image information. The mobile terminal may further comprise a processor coupled to the... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

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