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Telecommunications May archived by USPTO category 05/10

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20100130122 - Apparatus and method for performing power managment in a receiver: A Digital Video Broadcasting-Handheld (DVB-H) system comprises a head-end and at least one receiver. The head-end uses the File Delivery over Unidirectional Transport (FLUTE) protocol for transmitting an electronic service guide (ESG) and content to the receiver. The receiver determines a time delay for receiving content as a function of... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC

20100130123 - Method in connection with a wrist diving computer and a wrist diving computer system: The invention relates to a method and system in connection with a wristop diving computer (1). According to the method, at least the pressure of a gas bottle (2) is measured and the pressure data is transmitted under water using a low first frequency f1 to a wristop computer (1).... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100130124 - Method and apparatus for using a remote distributed power locomotive as a repeater in the communications link between a head-of-train device and an end-of-train device: Communicating messages between an HOT device (48L) in a lead locomotive (14) and an EOT device (40) at an end-of-train position. The method comprises tuning a DP transceiver (28L) onboard a remote locomotive (12A) to an HOT/EOT communications channel frequency, transmitting a message from the EOT device (40) intended for... Agent: Beusse Wolter Sanks Mora & Maire, P.A.

20100130126 - Communication device, communication method, program and communication system: A communication device includes: an electromagnetic-wave generating means for outputting an electromagnetic wave; and a transmitting/receiving means for transmitting data by modulating the electromagnetic wave in accordance with data as well as receiving data transmitted from the other device by demodulating the electromagnetic wave outputted by the electromagnetic-wave generating means... Agent: K&l Gates LLP

20100130127 - Communication device, communication method, program and communication system: A communication device is provided and includes: an electromagnetic-wave generating means for outputting an electromagnetic wave; and a transmitting/receiving means for transmitting data by modulating the electromagnetic wave in accordance with data as well as receiving data transmitted from the other device by demodulating the electromagnetic wave outputted by the... Agent: K&l Gates LLP

20100130125 - Method, apparatus and computer program product for analyzing data associated with proximate devices: An apparatus for analyzing data associated with proximate devices may include a processor. The processor may be configured to detect that a first device is proximate to a second device and receive indications of active data directly from the first device. The processor may also be configured to perform an... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100130130 - Master-slave bluetooth mobile communication system and network domain login method: A master-slave Bluetooth mobile communication system includes a host device and an extension device. The host device includes a call module, a first Bluetooth module and a first communication module. The extension device includes a second Bluetooth module and a second communication module. The first and second communication modules log... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC

20100130128 - Social interaction tracking: A device may include a communication interface configured to transmit and receive communications from a second device. The device may further include logic configured to determine whether a user of the device is in a social interaction with a user of the second device, obtain identification information associated with the... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group

20100130129 - Wlan and bluetooth harmonization: Described is a WLAN/BT system with improved compatibility. It employs an adaptive algorithm that dynamically optimizes the WLAN data fragmentation size based on the current WLAN data rates such that the fragmented data packets fit the time slots allowed by the BT SCO stream gaps. The algorithm first uses system... Agent: Law Office Of Peter V.d. Wilde

20100130131 - Apparatus and method for connecting with bluetooth devices in a terminal using audio channel: An apparatus and method for connecting with Bluetooth devices in a terminal using an audio channel are provided. The method includes distinguishing an audio Bluetooth hands-free device and a non-audio Bluetooth hands-free device, performing a connection with two Bluetooth hands-free devices by connecting with the non-audio Bluetooth hands-free device and... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100130132 - Short-range communication device and mobile terminal, and control system and method for the same: A short-range communication device and mobile terminal, and a control method and system for the same are disclosed. The control method enables the user to control the mobile terminal through the short-range communication device having motion sensing capability. Hence, the user can conveniently control the operation of the mobile terminal... Agent: H.c. Park & Associates, PLC

20100130133 - Adaptive sinr control: An adaptive SINR control process is triggered based on various quality measures associated with the received signal in a mobile device or on a geographic region in which a base station and an interferer are located. As part of the adaptive SINR control process the mobile device reduces the signal... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Zo Attn: Patent Docketing

20100130134 - Nonlinear distortion compensating apparatus and method: A nonlinear distortion compensating apparatus includes a distortion detector configured to detect nonlinear distortion by reproducing a reception signal and output information on the detected nonlinear distortion as control information to a distortion compensating unit which compensates for the nonlinear distortion and which is included in a transmitter.... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100130135 - Dynamic channel estimation based on channel conditions: A dynamically adaptive channel estimation process is provided for use in a wireless communication device. At a first device, a wireless transmission is received from a second device. The transmission comprises a plurality of successive symbols each of which comprises a plurality of subcarriers. The first device is configured to... Agent: Edell, Shapiro & Finnan, LLC

20100130136 - System and method for interpreting and classifying signals in communications systems: Methods and systems are provided for detecting changes in signaling in a telecommunication system and interpreting the meaning of the changed signal. Methods for detecting a change in a signal in a telecommunication system can include collecting signal information from a sample of telephone numbers, analyzing the signal information to... Agent: Gibson & Dernier LLP

20100130137 - Method and apparatus for multiple carrier utilization in wireless communications: Methods and apparatus for multiple carrier utilization in wireless communications are disclosed. These methods include multiple carrier activation/deactivation, multiple carrier discontinuous transmission (DTX) and discontinuous reception (DRX) activation/deactivation and operations, and multiple carrier acknowledgment/negative acknowledgement feedback. The methods include provisions for joint multiple carrier activation and deactivation and joint DTX... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100130138 - Protocol adaptation layer for wireless communications: Protocol adaptation layer for wireless communications. Communication devices that include one or more radio modules operable in accordance with multiple communication protocols establish communications using one communication protocol and then switch to another communication protocol. This switching to another communication protocol may be performed based on a variety of factors... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100130139 - Duty cycle adjustment for a local oscillator signal: A local oscillator (LO) module comprises a local oscillator and a feedback circuit. The local oscillator, biased at a supply voltage, generates a local oscillator signal having a duty cycle. The feedback circuit makes an absolute adjustment of the duty cycle of the local oscillator signal in response to a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100130140 - Portable wireless device: A mobile wireless device enables effective use of space in a case while reducing degradation of ah antenna gain and maintaining communication quality even if a plurality of antennas having different frequency bands are arranged close to one another. A magnetic antenna has a first switch unit, a second switch... Agent: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

20100130141 - Account tracking system: The present invention is directed to a system and method for identifying and responding to missing or absent receivers. The invention includes determining, at a particular receiver that is a member of a group of receivers, that one member of the group is currently or was at a particular time... Agent: Dorsey & Whitney LLP On Behalf Of Echostar Technologies, L.L.C.

20100130142 - Wireless transceiver within an electrical receptacle system: An electrical receptacle assembly having a housing that includes a wireless transceiver electrically coupled to one or more antennas that can be integrated into the receptacle housing itself or in the receptacle's faceplate. The one or more antennas can be one or more dipoles or a single loop antenna. The... Agent: Schneider Electric / Square D Company Legal Dept. - I.p. Group (np)

20100130143 - phase-to-frequency conversion for polar transmitters: The present invention relates to a polar transmission method and a polar transmitter for transmitting phase and amplitude components derived from in-phase (I) and quadrature-phase (Q) components of an input signal. A first conversion is provided for converting the in-phase (I) and quadrature-phase (Q) components into the phase and amplitude... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100130144 - Techniques for improving transmitter performance: Exemplary embodiment are directed to preserving transmitter linearity in RF transceivers while reducing RX band noise for use with low-power voltage supplies. In one aspect, a programmable attenuation element may be provided on-chip at the output of a driver amplifier, prior to a matching network. In another aspect, the programmable... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100130145 - Amplification system for interference suppression in wireless communications: An amplification system including a high gain amplifier, filter module and low gain amplifier. The high gain amplifier for receiving an input RF signal and processing the input RF signal to produce a first amplified signal while the high gain amplifier is operating near its saturation point. The filter module... Agent: John J. Elnitski, Jr.

20100130146 - Down conversion filter and communication receiving apparatus: A down-conversion filter is provided, using first and second input terminals to receive signals that are differentially outputted by a preceding circuit, and using an output terminal to output a down-converted and filtered signal. An output capacitor is coupled to the output terminal. A first switched-capacitor network is arranged between... Agent: Lowe Hauptman Ham & Berner, LLP

20100130147 - Radio communication apparatus, radio communication system and signal switching method: A radio communication system for conducting the radio communication with a terminal device includes a first radio communication apparatus for processing a first signal; a second radio communication apparatus for processing a second signal, and to combine the first signal and the second signal; a common amplifier for amplifying the... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC

20100130148 - Tuner module: A tuner module includes a filter that reduces the signal level outside the frequency band of a selected channel in an input RF signal of terrestrial television broadcasting, a local oscillation circuit that oscillates a local oscillation signal, a mixing circuit that mixes the RF signal in which the signal... Agent: Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100130149 - Integrated squelch circuit with programmable engagement threshold: A method, system, and apparatus for squelching a signal in telecommunications systems. The apparatus includes a filter, two power detectors, a divider, two comparators, a logic gate, and a gain control block. The apparatus receives an input signal, and the power of the signal is detected. The input signal is... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea

20100130150 - Switched beam antenna with digitally controlled weighted radio frequency combining: A wireless communication system, wherein a sub-set of radio frequency signals received from corresponding antenna elements is selected and combined into a single radio frequency signal, the single radio frequency signal being processed and demodulated in a single processing chain, includes a radio frequency phasing network for co-phasing the selected... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100130152 - Automatic bandwidth control with high-deviation detection: A signal processing system and methods for controlling a bandwidth of the signal processing system are disclosed. One method includes the steps of detecting a presence of an adjacent signal on at one adjacent channel relative to a desired channel, detecting a modulation characteristic of the desired channel, measuring a... Agent: Fraser Clemens Martin & Miller LLC

20100130151 - Channel characteristic analyzing apparatus and method: s

20100130153 - Low-cost receiver using automatic gain control: A receiver (100) includes a first element (110) with a signal input, a control input, a signal output, and gain steps of a first magnitude, a signal processing circuit (120-168) with a signal input coupled to the first element, and a signal output, a second element (180) that has a... Agent: Larson Newman & Abel, LLP

20100130154 - Amplification system for interference suppression in wireless communications: An amplification system including a high gain amplifier, filter module and low gain amplifier. The high gain amplifier for receiving an input RF signal and processing the input RF signal to produce a first amplified signal while the high gain amplifier is operating near its saturation point. The filter module... Agent: John J. Elnitski, Jr.

20100130155 - Low-cost receiver using tracking bandpass filter and lowpass filter: A receiver (400) includes a tracking bandpass filter (420), a tunable lowpass filter (434), a local oscillator (442), and a mixer (444). The tracking bandpass filter (420) has an input for receiving a radio frequency (RF) input signal, and an output. The tunable lowpass filter (434) has an input coupled... Agent: Larson Newman & Abel, LLP

20100130156 - Offset direct conversion receiver: An offset direct conversion receiver apparatus and corresponding receiving method are provided. A received wireless signal is directly downconverted and demodulated to a baseband offset frequency that is offset from zero frequency to produce an in-phase (I) baseband offset signal centered at the baseband offset frequency and a quadrature-phase (Q)... Agent: Edell, Shapiro & Finnan, LLC

20100130157 - Rf isolation of low cost switch using shunt diode: The method and apparatus according to the present invention teaches a way to employ a pair of inexpensive switch IC's by improving isolation using a tuned diode shunt on the potential leakage path that exists between the two inputs when the IRD is in the legacy LNB Mode. In particular,... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC

20100130158 - Low-cost receiver using tracking filter: A receiver (400) includes a tracking bandpass filter (420) and a signal processing circuit (430-480). The tracking bandpass filter (420) has a first input for receiving a radio frequency (RF) signal, and an output, and includes a first portion (731) on a semiconductor die (730), and at least one inductor... Agent: Larson Newman & Abel, LLP

20100130161 - Automated voice emergency call: A data channel for the transmission of voice from a subscriber and of additional data characterizing the cause of an accident is used for an emergency call from a vehicle. These characterizing data are likewise transmitted in the form of voice. The data transmission is effected sequentially in this case.... Agent: Ratnerprestia

20100130159 - Method of sending and receiving call with specific request: A specific code indicative of a specific request is used to provide a communication device with an ability to send specific calls, such as emergency calls and silent calls, and the ability to distinguish the specific calls from the received calls. A method of sending a call includes generating a... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100130160 - Vehicle emergency communication device and method for utilizing the vehicle emergency communication device: A vehicle emergency communication device and a method of utilizing the device are provided. The device includes a portable housing having a first diagnostic link connector, a microprocessor, and an RF transmitter disposed therein. The first diagnostic link connector is configured to be removably connected to a vehicle communication bus,... Agent: Delphi Technologies, Inc Legal Staff - M/c 483-400-402

20100130163 - Automated billing and distribution platform for application providers: Integrating a network-enabled application with a platform having a plurality of users and a plurality of communication channels with a respective plurality of wireless network carriers, including receiving a request from a third-party provider to integrate a network-enabled application with the platform, receiving a set of registration data corresponding to... Agent: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

20100130162 - Routing system that enables charging for application-to-application routing of messages formatted in a mobile phone messaging standard: A message routing system that enables charging for messages that are formatted in a mobile phone messaging standard and routed between software applications. The mobile phone messaging standard may be, for example, the Short Message Service standard or the Multimedia Messaging Service standard. The routing system receives a message from... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea

20100130164 - Customer identification and authentication procedure for online internet payments using mobile phone: This invention shows a mobile terminal device (3) having a memory unit (3 a) and an interface device (3b) which is releasably connectable to a multiple partner system (7,9,15) and capable for a communication therein, wherein said communication is provided by a front-end formed by said mobile terminal device (3)... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100130165 - System and method for identity protection using mobile device signaling network derived location pattern recognition: A system and method for recognizing patterns in wireless device locations using wireless device location data derived from a communications signaling network is provided. By using wireless network supported signaling operations and messages, location data concerning the whereabouts of wireless devices, and hence wireless device users, may be obtained. The... Agent: Black Lowe & Graham, PLLC

20100130167 - Communication method and infrastructure supporting device security and tracking of mobile and portable multimedia devices: From a laptop and a client server interface, a subscriber securely initiates tracking and/or disabling of a communication device by a server. The subscriber receives location and/or usage reports for the communication device. The subscriber is provided with the capability to modify a profile, device status and/or transfer ownership of... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100130170 - Femtocell local breakout management services: A system and methodology that provides management services during local breakout at a femto access point (FAP) is provided. In particular, the FAP facilitates policy management and employs a policy component to perform an analysis and enforce a set of policies for dynamically selecting an optimal route for traffic received... Agent: At&t Legal Department - T&w Attn: Patent Docketing

20100130172 - Fraud prevention techniques: System, apparatus, computer program products and methods for preventing fraud attacks (e.g., on a virtual PBX service provider) are disclosed. In some implementations, a set of fraud evaluation processes are performed, an overall fraud evaluation score is incremented as each of the set of fraud evaluation processes are performed and... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C.

20100130171 - Method and apparatus to perform secure registration of femto access points: Methods, apparatus, and systems to perform secure registration of a femto access point for trusted access to an operator-controlled network element. Method steps include establishing a security association for at least one said femto access point, making a request using the security association to an operator-controlled network element, which requests... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100130169 - Mobile device communications routing: A variety of methods, systems, devices and arrangements are implemented for communications using a mobile communications device. In connection with various embodiments, one such method relates to routing calls specifying an endpoint device, from a mobile communications device to the endpoint device, using a call forwarding/routing service provider that establishes... Agent: Crawford Maunu PLLC

20100130168 - Prevention of a bidding-down attack in a communication system: A communication system includes at least a mobile station, a base station, a gateway and a server, with the base station being configured for wireless communication with the mobile station, and the gateway being configured for connection between the base station and the server. The server stores information indicative of... Agent: Ryan, Mason & Lewis, LLP

20100130166 - Slim authentication tag: Authenticating a communication device utilizing a slim tag comprising fewer elements than an ordinary authentication tag. The slim authentication tag utilizes at least one of the components of its host communication device in order to establish a communication session with a second communication device. The second communication device may communicate... Agent: Daniel J Swirsky

20100130173 - System and method for providing location information with voicemail messages: Embodiments of the present invention include a method for providing a user with a location of a caller associated with a voicemail message. In one embodiment, the method includes identifying the caller associated with the voicemail message. The method determines the location of the caller and associates the location with... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100130175 - Intelligent handling of message refusal: An apparatus for intelligently responding when a user refuses an incoming message at a telecommunications terminal is disclosed. In the illustrative embodiments, the apparatus comprises a processor that prompts the user to optionally specify (i) one or more acceptable alternative message delivery mechanisms (e.g., email, text chat, etc.), and/or (ii)... Agent: Avaya Demont & Breyer, LLC

20100130174 - Method and apparatus for customizing a delivery status notification: A method for customizing a delivery status notification from a recipient to a sender, comprising associating at least one sender device with a notification message; and upon receipt of a message from the sender device delivering the message to a recipient device and returning the notification message to the sender... Agent: Research In Motion Attn: Glenda Wolfe

20100130181 - Apparatus and method for controlling locking function using direction sensor in portable terminal: A mobile terminal includes an apparatus for controlling a locking function using a direction sensor. The apparatus includes an input element that receives a locking signal. The apparatus can detect direction information of the portable terminal, and set the lock of the portable terminal by storing the input locking signal... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100130178 - Enabling remote and anonymous control of mobile and portable multimedia devices for security, tracking and recovery: Aspects of the invention comprise a remote tracking and control server operable to transparently activate control of resources and to monitor operations on a target handheld communication device utilizing code installed on the handheld device. The resources may comprise a camera, microphone, GPS receiver, input device, display, speaker, wireless and/or... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100130182 - Method and system for automated detection of mobile phone usage: A method and apparatus for automated detection of mobile phone usage by drivers of vehicles includes at least one mobile phone signal receiving device, at least one image capturing device, at least one infrared illuminator and at least one computer. The mobile phone signal receiving device is operative to detect... Agent: Walker & Jocke, L.p.a.

20100130176 - Method and system for identification using a portable wireless communication device of a person: A method for identification using a portable wireless communication device of a person, the method comprising: activating (62) an application installed on the device to enable wireless transmission of an identification code associated with the person; receiving (67) the identification code by a receiver; and performing (68) a predetermined operation... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC

20100130180 - Method of updating user presence information in mobile instant messaging and mobile terminal using the same: A mobile terminal is capable of updating user presence information in mobile instant messaging. The mobile terminal and associated method facilitate updating user presence information in multiple sessions of mobile instant messaging. The method includes: joining multiple IM communities; issuing a command for presence information update in relation to one... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100130177 - Methods and apparatuses for providing carrier selection on display capable devices: Systems and methods for providing carrier selection functionality for communications devices are disclosed. A bidding server can include a memory and a processor, and can interface with a network node and a device. The network node can include a proposal generator, a network monitor, and/or another network node. A proposal... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Pk Attn: Patent Docketing

20100130179 - System and method for providing advertisement data or other content: A method includes providing advertisement data to a mobile device, receiving an input associated with the mobile device based on the advertisement data, and providing a credit based on the input. The input may be based on at least one of a location of the mobile device, a messaging communication... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP

20100130184 - Hand-held device for adapting a noticing time based on weather forecast and method thereof: A hand-held device for adapting a time at which to give notice to a user based on a weather forecast and a method thereof are provided, which includes a forecast receiving module connected to a weather forecast station for periodically obtaining the weather forecast, a time adapting module for adapting... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC

20100130183 - Method of operating a mobile electronic device and mobile electronic device: A method of operating a mobile electronic device, a mobile electronic device, as well as a method of operating a server and a sever are disclosed. The mobile electronic device comprises a receiver unit, a processing unit, a memory and an input unit. The memory stores a plurality of data... Agent: Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP

20100130185 - Disclosure of communication information: A user can have a contract with a mobile communication provider such that a limited number of communication minutes can be used overall or a limited number of minutes can be used with other providers. When incoming call identification information is disclosed, additional information can be presented relating to the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100130186 - System and method for directory assistance including sms supported privacy features: A method for providing communications between a requester and a desired party including receiving a request from a requester for information related to a desired party and retrieving at least one connection information related to the desired party. At least one connection message is sent to the desired party including... Agent: Sofer & Haroun LLP.

20100130187 - Base-station configuration control system and method: Provided are a base-station configuration control apparatus, system and method. The base-station configuration control apparatus includes a user interface and a CPU. The user interface receives a user's request to selection of a standard protocol. The CPU receives one or more programs based on a selected standard protocol from a... Agent: Lahive & Cockfield, LLP Floor 30, Suite 3000

20100130188 - System for the remote control of control units, even battery powered control units, for irrigation devices: A system for the remote control of a plurality of control units (A11 . . . A1n . . . An1 . . . Ann) for irrigation devices is described; the system includes a data processing device (1, B1 . . . Bn) for setting data regarding the duration and... Agent: Jacobson Holman PLLC

20100130189 - Efficient block error rate evaluation in a femto cell network: System(s) and method(s) are provided to evaluate uplink or downlink block error rate (BLER) performance in a femto cell network. Data on uplink or downlink communication of data blocks for a set of femto access points (APs) is aggregated, wherein the selected is a fraction of a larger set of... Agent: At&t Legal Department - T&w Attn: Patent Docketing

20100130190 - Method for controlling the synchronization in a communication system covering at least one cell for wireless communication with a line-limited or across-line wireless direct communication possibility between mobile parts that is synchronized with a base: In order to prevent in a communication system covering at least one cell for wireless communication, the system having a line-limited or across-line wireless direct communication possibility between mobile phones that is synchronized with a base station, that mobile parts attempt to synchronize in the communication system with a continuous... Agent: Fenwick & West LLP

20100130191 - Method for controlling information trace and core network element: A method for controlling information tracking, wherein MSISDN number information is converted to IMSI and/or IMEI number information automatically in the net element of core network, therefore when user requires to conduct information tracking, just MSISDN is needed. Moreover, while conducting the information tracking, do not need to record and... Agent: Oliff & Berridge, PLC

20100130193 - Method and apparatus of using a relay station to assist processing of requests from user ends: A method of uses a relay station to assist processing of requests from user ends. The relay station acquires and monitors channel resource information received from a base station. Upon receiving a request from the UEs via the channel resource, the relay station sends the request received to the base... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100130194 - Self-configurable wireless network with cooperative interference measurements by base stations: Self-configurable wireless network with cooperative interference measurements by base stations. A mini-cell system comprises a plurality of mini-cells. Each mini-cell comprises a communications system for establishing communications with and among remote devices and a signal collection system that provides connectivity to a signal collection network. The signal collection system comprises... Agent: The Marbury Law Group, PLLC

20100130192 - System and method for displaying information associated with a cellular device on a user specified display unit: Embodiments of the present invention include a method for displaying information associated with a cellular device on a display unit. In one embodiment, the method includes monitoring for a signal transmitted by a cellular device. In response to detecting the signal from the cellular device, the method determines an identity... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP

20100130195 - Test apparatus and method for testing interoperability of wireless communication devices: A test apparatus and method are provided for testing interoperability of a first device to communicate with a second device via wireless communication. The test apparatus includes a wireless interface configured to interface via wireless communication with devices. The test apparatus also includes a processor, memory and logic stored in... Agent: Delphi Technologies, Inc Legal Staff - M/c 483-400-402

20100130196 - User activity tracking on personal cellular telecommunications devices: User activity tracking on personal cellular telecommunications devices including a User Interaction Software Module (UISM) for data handling of display message information and user interaction information regarding user interaction with display messages. The UISMs enable handset side or network side determining user impressions of instantaneously displayed display messages. The UISMs... Agent: Novick Law Offices

20100130197 - Method of controlling home cell selection for a wireless communication system and related device: A method for saving power of a user equipment corresponding to home cell selection for a wireless communication system is disclosed. The user equipment includes a whitelist capable of providing a list of accessible home cells. The method includes clearing the whitelist of the user equipment when the user equipment... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100130201 - Cell search method and apparatus in wireless communication system: A cell search method and apparatus in an asynchronous wireless communication system for outputting a cell search result by comparing energy ratios of detected candidate cells with a reference threshold ratio are provided. The method includes determining energy values of correlations between different phases of signals received from neighbor cells,... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100130199 - Handover to an unlicensed mobile network: A cellular radio telecommunication handover system and method for enabling the handover of a mobile telecommunications device between a licensed (cellular) network and an unlicensed mobile network comprising a plurality of low power access points having all of them the same common cell identity (GGI) is disclosed. The mobile telecommunications... Agent: Akerman Senterfitt

20100130202 - Method and user equipment for measuring cells and reading control channels: A method for measuring cells includes: scanning a frequency point; judging whether the signal level of the scanned frequency point meets a pre-configured measurement condition; if the signal level of the scanned frequency point meets the pre-configured measurement condition, identifying a cell corresponding to the frequency point, and measuring the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100130200 - Procedure for transfer and handling of network-controlled functional data between a client and a server: The invention relates to a procedure for transmission of control data between a terminal for telecommunication via a telecommunication network and a server connected with the telecommunication network for control of a service administered by the telecommunication network, in which the telecommunication network provides a special function to a data... Agent: Law Offices Of Robert F. Zielinski, LLC

20100130198 - Remote processing of multiple acoustic signals: Systems and methods for remote digital signal processing of multiple signals are disclosed. The system generally includes a mobile communication device with a first microphone for receiving a first acoustic signal and a second microphone for receiving a second acoustic signal. The first acoustic signal and the second acoustic signal... Agent: Plantronics, Inc.IPDepartment/legal

20100130203 - Method for exchanging cell information between networks: A controller, such as a base station or radio network controller, for a local cellular network or network segment comprising one or more local cells being served by at least one transceiver, the controller communicating with the local cell or cells and comprising controlling means for controlling said local cell... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100130204 - Mobile communication system, mobile communication method, mobile station, and exchange: An object of the present invention is to avoid congestion, by restricting only processing which causes the congestion without affecting processing which essentially should not be restricted. In a mobile communication system according to the present invention, an exchange MSC/SGSN includes: a congestion factor detector configured to detect a congestion... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100130205 - Method and apparatus for rrc connection reestablishment in wireless communication system: A method of reestablishing a RRC connection by the mobile terminal in a RRC_CONNECTED state is disclosed, where the method includes selecting a target cell based on cell quality values measured by using signals from a candidate cell set, determining a cell type of the target cell, and transmitting a... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP

20100130206 - Handover technique for wireless communications enabled devices: A method of triggering a network handover controlled by a communications device in a communications system comprising a plurality of networks with which the communications device can perform a handover operation to, the method comprising the steps of: determining a signal characteristic of each available candidate network in said communications... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100130208 - Method for handover in wireless communication system, wireless base station, and wireless terminal: A first wireless base station sends a second wireless base station first forward order information provided to the first data destined for a wireless terminal; and the second wireless base station sends the wireless terminal the first data forwarded from the first wireless base station and provides second forward order... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100130207 - Method of handling handover security configuration and related communication device: A method of handling handover security configuration for a mobile device of a wireless communication system includes performing an inter-radio access technology, hereinafter called RAT, handover procedure from a serving network including a service domain to a target network including a plurality of service domains when receiving a handover command,... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100130210 - Method and apparatus for wireless communication: Systems and methods for performing a handoff of an access terminal from a macro node to a femto node are disclosed. In one embodiment, a femto convergence server may select a target femto node based on, at least in part, signal strengths of the reverse links between femto nodes with... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100130209 - Methods for facilitating user control of handoffs: To address the need to have new techniques that are able to improve handoff decision-making, the network may employ a method such as that depicted in diagram 200 or 300. In one method, the network receives (201) a user handoff approval indication from a UE regarding handoff of the UE... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Docket Administrator-room 2f-192

20100130211 - Handover determination apparatus and method in overlay wireless network environment: A handover determination apparatus and method in an overlay wireless network environment is provided. A handover situation is detected with consideration of a user environment including user requirements and service efficiency, as well as received signal strength of a wireless network, and an unnecessary handover due to a temporary condition... Agent: Lahive & Cockfield, LLP Floor 30, Suite 3000

20100130212 - Femto cell handover in wireless communications: Techniques, apparatuses, and systems can include determining one or more handover base station candidates for a specific mobile station associated with a serving base station based at least on respective one or more proximities of the one or more handover base station candidates to the serving base station and one... Agent: Fish & Richardson, PC

20100130213 - Call management for location-aware mobile devices: A positioning system (e.g., GPS) integrated in, or coupled to, a mobile device determines the position of the mobile device. An availability status manager (ASM) in a vPBX acquires the position of the mobile device. The ASM can contain rules on how to route or otherwise control incoming phone calls... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C.

20100130214 - Drx configuration: A system is proposed to provide DRX/DTX configuration for mixed real time and non-real time transmission scenarios in a mobile telecommunications environment, particularly applicable to 3GPP networks. The proposed DRX/DTX configuration involves maintaining the DRX/DTX interval the same between the switching of real time VoIP data from an active period... Agent: Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group, PLLC

20100130218 - Method and apparatus for supporting aggregation of multiple component carriers: A method and apparatus for supporting aggregation of multiple component carriers are disclosed. A wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) in an idle state performs a cell search to detect a downlink anchor carrier and camps on the downlink anchor carrier. The downlink anchor carrier is a component carrier and may be... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100130219 - Method and apparatus for utilizing a plurality of uplink carriers and a plurality of downlink carriers: A method and apparatus for utilizing a plurality of uplink carriers and downlink carriers are disclosed. A wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) activates a primary uplink carrier and a primary downlink carrier and activates or deactivates a secondary uplink carrier based on a signal from a network or upon detection of... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100130215 - Method of determining an access mode of cell in a wireless communication system: The present invention relates to a wireless communication system and UE providing wireless communication services, and a method of determining the operation mode of a base station, that is, the connection mode (access mode) of a cell, based on which UE's connection is allowed by a base station in an... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP

20100130217 - Method of transmitting radio access capability in a wireless communications system and related communication device: A method of transmitting radio access capability for a mobile device in a first wireless communication system includes including capability information of the mobile device, corresponding to a second wireless communication system, in a radio resource message, and sending the radio resource message to a network of the second wireless... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100130216 - Reception cycle control method, radio base station, and mobile station: A radio base station (eNB) is configured to start the transmitting-side timer and a Polling timer which is set to expire earlier than the transmitting-side, upon transmission of a last piece of downlink data accumulated in a transmission buffer to the mobile station. When the Polling timer expires, the radio... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100130220 - Wireless timing and power control: The use of multiple states of mobile communication device operation to allow a single base station to support a relatively large number of mobile nodes is described. The various states require different amounts of communications resources, e.g., bandwidth. Four supported states of operation are an on-state, a hold-state, a sleep-state,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100130221 - Terminal apparatus, base station apparatus, and communication system: A terminal apparatus includes: a channel estimating unit that receives signals of pilot channels which are allocated to respective base station antennas and are orthogonal to each other and estimates channels with the respective base station antennas based on the signals of the pilot channels; an antenna selecting/phase amount calculating... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100130222 - Femtocell base station, and a method of radio communication in a network comprising a femtocell base station: A method is provided of radio communication in a radio communications network comprising a macrocell base station and a femtocell base station. The method comprises the femtocell base station: transmitting in a first radio frequency band that is allocated to the macrocell, and detecting that a user terminal that is... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100130223 - Method and apparatus for scheduling resources and avoiding interference in a multi-cellular wireless communication system: Resources in a multi-cellular wireless communication system are scheduled. A beam pattern associated with at least one mobile terminal located within one of the cells is identified and assigned to a slot, providing at least one stream to said at least one mobile terminal. At least one other mobile terminal... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100130224 - Wireless communication device, wireless communication system and method of wireless communication: A method in which communication quality of a base station is accumulated according to type of an application and when a communication terminal device switches a base station, an optimal base station for each application is selected is provided. A wireless communication device of the present invention is provided with... Agent: Abelman, Frayne & Schwab

20100130230 - Beacon sectoring for position determination: Apparatuses and methods for sector-based position determination of a mobile station are presented. One method includes determining an estimate of a distance between the mobile station and at least one wireless access point (WAP), receiving sector information which describes sectors associated with the at least one WAP, and combining the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100130228 - Bridge line appearance for location-aware mobile devices: A vPBX server manages calls in a bridged line appearance (BLA) group. A BLA group can include extensions for location-aware mobile devices. The vPBX server contains location based forwarding rules that can be applied together with BLA redirection rules in managing incoming calls. A single extension can appear as a... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C.

20100130226 - Determination of event of interest: A method includes receiving first media data from a plurality of persons; identifying first media data generated within a window of time at a certain location and associating the identified first media data with an occurrence of a first event; determining which persons of the plurality of persons were present... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100130225 - System and method for multiple range estimation location: A system and method of determining the location of a mobile station by determining the time of transmission of a signal by a mobile station and determining range rings at a plurality of reference stations receiving the transmitted signal, where the range rings represent the distance f the mobile station... Agent: Duane Morris LLP - Dc

20100130227 - Transmission and distribution of position- and/or network-related information from access networks: The present invention relates to a method, subscriber database, network element, an interface, and a computer program product for distributing position- or network-related information from an access network to a core network, wherein a first interface between the access network and the subscriber database is associated with a second interface... Agent: Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P.

20100130229 - Wireless-based positioning adjustments using a motion sensor: Apparatuses and methods for adjusting wireless-derived positions of a mobile station using a motion sensor are presented. One method includes estimating a position of a mobile station based upon wireless signal measurements and measuring a movement of the mobile station using a relative motion sensor. The method further includes detecting... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100130235 - Apparatus and method for providing map service using global positioning service in a moble terminal: An apparatus and method for providing a map service using a global positioning service in a mobile terminal includes determining a current position of the mobile terminal. A moving path of the mobile terminal is recorded. If content for key point marking are generated, a tag icon corresponding to the... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100130231 - Lawful interception of location based service traffic: The present invention relates to methods and arrangements in a telecommunication system to generate Interception Related Information IRI related to positioning activities involving a mobile subscriber/equipment MSA The system provides information to an Intercept configuration unit ICU, collected from an Intercept Access Point IAP; MSC, GMLC that is associated to... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100130232 - Location based services with multiple transmission methods: A location-based service system for providing messages to a recipient and, in particular, to transmission methods and systems for providing location data of a device to a location-based service system. A method of updating a location of a mobile device includes determining a location of the mobile device and, based... Agent: Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole, P.C. Intellectual Property Department

20100130234 - Personal broadcast service transmitter and mobile terminal: A personal broadcast service transmitter and a mobile terminal are provided. The mobile terminal receiving a personal broadcast service includes a location information transmitter to transmit location information of the mobile terminal to a personal broadcast service transmitter transmitting the personal broadcast service over a mobile communication network; and a... Agent: Lahive & Cockfield, LLP Floor 30, Suite 3000

20100130233 - System, method and program product for location based services, asset management and tracking: A system for location based services utilizing a mobile device includes a software module configured to operate in a background mode on the mobile device. The software module is further configured to determine a geographical location of the mobile device and transmit the geographical location at predetermined intervals. A services... Agent: Lansing Arthur Parker Ii

20100130236 - Location assisted word completion: Embodiments include systems and methods for providing location and object specific word completion assistance. Sensors may detect information regarding a landmark, location or object, and an embodiment may identify such landmarks, locations and objects and provide word lists to assist a user in entering text. Identification of such places and... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100130237 - Method and apparatus for determining drx cycle used for paging: Techniques for determining a discontinuous reception (DRX) cycle used to receive paging are described. A user equipment (UE) may have (i) a first DRX cycle used by a first network (e.g., a core network) to page the UE and (ii) a second DRX cycle used by a second network (e.g.,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100130238 - Mobile-originated sms over a wireless ip network: A method for offloads SMS messages from a voice network of a wireless carrier to a data network. The method includes sending a mobile originated SMS using hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP) from a wireless handset to a short message service center (SMSC) over a wireless data network. The method further... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group

20100130239 - Systems and methods for providing anonymous messaging: An exemplary messaging anonymity system (MAS) for providing anonymous messaging between a mobile device and a third-party service provider via a communications network can include a processor, a network interface, and a memory. The memory can be configured to store instructions that, when executed, perform the steps of an exemplary... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Pk Attn: Patent Docketing

20100130240 - Portable network device for the discovery of nearby devices and services: A method of determining communication resource availability within range of a user-centric mobile network is disclosed. In one embodiment the method comprises discovering communication resources within range of the user-centric mobile network, the communication resources including unique resource identifiers, and transmitting the unique resource identifiers and a user identifier to... Agent: Plantronics, Inc.IPDepartment/legal

20100130241 - Wireless communication terminal apparatus: A wireless communication terminal apparatus having a plurality of wireless communication units (180, 190) having different communication methods and capable of performing wireless communications simultaneously through respective wireless communication paths using the wireless communication units include a RSSI acquisition unit (110) for acquiring RSSI of each wireless communication unit based... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100130242 - Communication system, base station apparatus and communication method: A communication method, for use in a communication system that performs radio communication between a number of vehicle-mounted terminal devices and a base station device, includes transmitting, by each of the vehicle-mounted terminal devices, vehicle-mounted device information thereof, and lastly-accessed identification information indicating a base station device that was in... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100130244 - Apparatus and method for controlling data transmission rate in broadband wireless communication system: An apparatus and a method for controlling a data transmission rate in a broadband wireless communication system are provided. In the method, an interference factor representing an interference degree by an external sector is measured. Interference given to the external sector is estimated using the interference factor, an interference weight... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100130243 - Format based power control: Power control methods and apparatus taught herein advantageously provide quick convergence to the signal quality target needed to achieve a given data error rate target, when changes in transport format use by a given transport channel require such convergence. Specifically, the methods and apparatus maintain a “baseline” signal quality target... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100130245 - Method for controlling transmission power in wireless base station and wireless base station: A wireless base station controls to decrease a transmission power of a first wireless terminal corresponding to signal quality information exceeding lower limitation of a range in which a transmission scheme to be selected remains unchanged and being below a first threshold value, which is greater than the lower limitation... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100130247 - Automatic sidetone control: An automatic sidetone controller for a digital telecom device, such as a headset or headset adapter having a transmit (TX) channel, a receive (RX) channel, and circuitry for generating a sidetone signal by coupling a portion of a signal on the TX channel onto the RX channel via a sidetone... Agent: Plantronics, Inc.IPDepartment/legal

20100130246 - Method and apparatus for producing hybrid lenses: The invention generally concerns optical systems and, in particular, a method and device for joining at least one first and one second optical element to an optical composite element, as well as an optical composite element itself. In order to produce optical systems having at least two optical elements more... Agent: Demont & Breyer, LLC

20100130248 - Channel interference reduction: A method for data transmission over first and second media that overlaps in frequency includes computing one or more time division multiple access (TDMA) time-slot channels to be shared between the first and second media for data transmission; allocating one or more time-slot channels to the first medium for data... Agent: Meyertons, Hood, Kivlin, Kowert & Goetzel, P.C.

20100130251 - Method and apparatus for displaying background image on portable terminal using location information: A method and apparatus for displaying a background image on a portable terminal that is associated with a current location of the portable terminal. The method includes: comparing information regarding a location where the portable terminal is currently located with information about a location stored in data; and displaying the... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100130250 - Method and apparatus for taking images using portable terminal: A portable terminal is capable of assisting a user to place a face of the user in a desired location in a captured image. A portion of a display area of the portable terminal is defined as a face area. A face of a subject outputted to the display area... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100130249 - Wireless electronic device with multimode audio amplifier: An electronic device such as a handheld electronic device may include wireless communications circuitry. The wireless communications circuitry may include a radio-frequency receiver circuit or other circuitry that is sensitive to noise. Audio amplifier circuitry may be provided in the electronic device to amplify audio signals for a speaker. The... Agent: Treyz Law Group

20100130252 - Portable communication terminal and a control method for the portable communication terminal: A portable communication terminal comprising of the present invention includes a first wireless communication unit 102 corresponding to a first wireless communication system, an interface 107 to which an external apparatus 200 can be removably connected, a determination unit 111 for determining whether the external apparatus 200 connected to the... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100130253 - System and method for over-the-air software loading in mobile device: A system and method updates software in a mobile device, which includes an application processor and associated application processor memory and a radio processor and associated radio processor memory and a serial port connecting the processors. The associated application processor memory stores an “n” byte digest signature that had been... Agent: Allen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist - Rim

20100130255 - Method and apparatus for storing a software licence: In accordance with an example embodiment of the invention there is provided a method, comprising: associating an International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMSI) with a mobile telecommunication device, the IMSI configured to identify the device to a mobile telephone network; storing a software program in memory associated with the device; storing... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100130254 - Portable communication terminal and program executed by portable communication terminal: In a portable communication terminal that functions as a communication instrument by installing an identification recording medium having subscriber information recorded therein, an application acquiring unit 104 is operative to transmit a contract number recorded in the identification recording medium to the server when the identification recording medium is installed... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP

20100130260 - Cellular telephone apparatus, control method and cellular telephone system: In a cellular telephone apparatus a sub-terminal constitutes a part of the cellular telephone apparatus and is separable from a main terminal constituting the apparatus body. Each of the sub-terminal and the main terminal has a battery section, provided are battery remaining amount detecting sections, battery remaining amount notifying sections,... Agent: Michaud-kinney Group LLP

20100130261 - Editor for graphical user interfaces: There is provided a mobile communication device. An exemplary mobile communication device comprises an operating system for the mobile communication device and a radio interface for connecting to a wireless network. The exemplary mobile communication device also comprises a display on which a graphical user interface is displayed to enable... Agent: InternationalIPLaw Group

20100130258 - Gravity axis determination apparatus and mobile terminal apparatus using the same: A gravity axis determination apparatus which can determine the gravity direction in a short time. The apparatus is low in cost and has a simple construction. Data values of acceleration data trains in a same time zone are mutually compared and one of the three axes is determined as a... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC

20100130256 - Method for previewing output character and electronic device: A method for previewing an output character, and an electronic device are provided. In the present method, at least one touch signal generated by pressing at least one of the keys of a software input panel (SIP) is received. Then, an impending output character corresponding to the pressed key is... Agent: Jianq Chyun Intellectual Property Office

20100130257 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling the mobile terminal: Provided are a mobile terminal and a method of controlling the mobile terminal, in which the emotions or feelings of the user of one mobile terminal can be carried to the user of another mobile terminal by varying the font size of handwritten input transmitted between the mobile terminals and/or... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100130259 - Mobile terminal with image projector and method of stabilizing image therein: A mobile terminal and image stabilizing method therein are disclosed. When a prescribed image is projected using a projector module provided to a mobile terminal, hand shaking is detected by a sensing unit and is then corrected. Therefore, shaking of a projected image can be corrected.... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100130262 - Wireless user interface apparatus for use with personal communications devices: Apparatus for interfacing with a personal communication device having at least one device transceiver. The apparatus includes a first portion having a first wireless transceiver configured to communicate with the device transceiver using a first wireless connection to facilitate transmitting incoming communication data from the communication device to a user... Agent: Patent Docket Department Armstrong Teasdale LLP

20100130265 - Device and method for controlling the humidification of a fuel cell: An oxygen/hydrogen fuel cell including a package having, on the side of the cell intended to be exposed to air, an enclosure provided with a mobile cap; an element made of a material which deforms according to the humidity ratio in the package; circuitry for controlling the opening and the... Agent: Stmicroelectronics Inc. C/o Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100130264 - Method and system for communication of different modulation formats from a wireless station in a wireless system: A method and system for wireless communication in a wireless station including a transceiver with multiple antennas, is provided. In one implementation, the wireless station performs multiple modulation communication by multiplexing different signal carrier modulation formats by antenna cross polarization multiplexing, including mapping the modulation formats to multiple antenna cross... Agent: Myers Andras Sherman LLP

20100130263 - System and method for dual power source management: A system and method for providing power to a mobile device from two power sources. According to embodiments described herein, a mobile device, such as a cell phone, may include a main battery and an auxiliary battery. The mobile device includes a power management circuit that utilizes a charge-control circuit... Agent: Graybeal Jackson LLP

20100130266 - Device and method for battery life management using global or local positioning system: A device includes a memory, a wireless transceiver and a positioning system. The memory stores a first area in which a wireless network lacks coverage. The wireless transceiver is adapted to communicate with the wireless network. The positioning system determines a position of the device to determine whether the device... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100130267 - Lprf device wake up using wireless tag: A wireless transceiver includes: (a) a low power radio frequency (LPRF) communications component capable of powering down to conserve energy and capable of powering up in response to an electronic signal, the LPRF communications component including a transmitter and a first receiver; and (b) a second receiver that is configured... Agent: Tillman Wright, PLLC

20100130268 - Battery cover latch mechanism and portable electronic device using same: The battery cover latch mechanism includes a housing, a battery cover comprising a clasp positioned thereon, a button assembled on the housing, a latching part slidably assembled on the housing; and resisting the button, and a resilient member assembled on the latching part, and resisting the housing. The clasp latches... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100130270 - Cellular telephone apparatus and control method of the apparatus: To separate a part of a cellular telephone apparatus to use, while ensuring the convenience in various functions installed in the cellular telephone apparatus, in a cellular telephone apparatus where a sub-terminal constituting a part of the cellular telephone apparatus is separable from a main terminal constituting the apparatus body,... Agent: Michaud-kinney Group LLP

20100130269 - Sos cover opening and shutting apparatus for portable terminal: An S.O.S. cover opening and shutting apparatus for a portable terminal allows a user to activate an S.O.S. service by slidingly moving an S.O.S. cover of the portable terminal. The S.O.S. cover opening and shutting apparatus includes an S.O.S. cover for opening and shutting a part of the portable terminal... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100130272 - Slide type portable terminal: A slide type portable terminal can include a main unit including separated first and second key sections and a first plate coupled to a surface of the main unit and a display unit with a display screen on a front surface and a second plate. The second plate can slide... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100130271 - Slider form factor devices and methods for morphing indicia visible through a transparent member: Disclosed are devices and methods of a slider form factor device having a transparent member supported by its sliding body, and a display module supported by its main body. The transparent member of the sliding body is on top of the display module of the main body in the open... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100130273 - Portable wireless device: Provided is a portable wireless device having a plurality of antennas of different frequency bands. By positively using one antenna for improving gains of other antennas, the one antenna can be effectively used and the gains of other antennas can be improved. Patterns (A1, A2, A3, B1, B2 B3) for... Agent: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

  
05/20/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. archived by USPTO category

20100124878 - Method and apparatus for broadcast message discrimination: A method for broadcast message discrimination may include: a) forming a first version of a broadcast message with first encoding associated with a first recipient group and a second version of the broadcast message with second encoding associated with a second recipient group, b) transmitting the first and second versions... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100124879 - E-paper external control system and method: A method for one or more portions of one or more regions of an electronic paper assembly having one or more display layers includes, but is not limited to: obtaining first information regarding one or more positions of one or more portions of one or more regions of the electronic... Agent: Searete LLC Clarence T. Tegreene

20100124880 - Methods and apparatus for communicating in a system including relay stations: Methods and apparatus relating to communicating in a system including relay stations are described. Various described methods and apparatus are directed to improved performance and/or mitigating interference in relay station boundary areas. Relay station transmission power is controlled based on at least one of time or frequency such that a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100124881 - Database based connectivity for secure ssid: A device includes a wireless transceiver and a memory storing a database. The database includes identification information of one or more secured wireless networks. When the device attempts to establish a wireless connection, the wireless transceiver attempts to connect to the one or more secured wireless networks prior to attempting... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100124882 - Apparatus and method for providing operative power to powerline-network device: An apparatus, and an associated method, for powering a homeplug device, such as a homeplug transceiver. A data signal sensor is positioned to sense a data signal that is to be operated upon by the homeplug device. When a data signal is sensed, an indication is formed, and the indication... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100124883 - Integrated air loop antenna and transformer antenna assembly: Systems and methods are disclosed for an integrated air loop antenna and transformer antenna assembly that provides improved performance in receiving RF signals and AM broadcast channels, in particular. In one embodiment, an air loop antenna is coupled to a transformer to form an integrated antenna assembly. This integrated air... Agent: O'keefe, Egan, Peterman & Enders LLP

20100124884 - Communication device: An interactive communication device, wherein the device is in communication with a second remotely located device, preferably through the use of high-speed wireless technology such as Bluetooth™, and wherein the instant invention is capable of sending and/or receiving a plurality of signals to and from the second remotely located device.... Agent: Lambert & Associates, P.l.l.c.

20100124885 - Interface device: An interface device is provided for interfacing an independent navigation device with an RDS-capable radio receiver. The device includes an RDS-capable RF transmitter and a coupling means for coupling an audio output of the navigation device to the RF transmitter. Furthermore, the RF transmitter is adapted to detect an audio... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20100124886 - Network sensor, analyzer and enhancer: Presented herein is a tool for analyzing spectrum in a geographic region for a variety of uses. One such use is in monitoring the operation of a wireless network and making adjustments to the wireless network components to augment operation. The tool can be used for mapping network coverage, analyzing... Agent: Smith Frohwein Tempel Greenlee Blaha, LLC

20100124887 - System and method for link adaptation for variable link conditions: Systems, apparatus, methods, and manufactures for performing link adaptation in a communications system are described. The methods may employ an error rate table that has a channel condition value dimension and a transmission parameter dimension. The elements of the error rate table include expected error rates for data transmitted at... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea

20100124888 - Wireless transmitter: A wireless transmitter includes: a plurality of transmission antennas; a phase rotating unit which adds phase rotation to signals which are respectively input to the plurality of transmission antennas; and a reception unit which receives information on phase control of arbitrary antennas among the plurality of transmission antennas from another... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100124889 - Adaptive delay alignment in polar transmitters: A polar transmitter includes a power amplifier (PA), an amplitude modulation (AM) path including an AM path adjustable delay, an AM path delay measurement circuit, a phase modulation (PM) path including a PM path adjustable delay, and a PM path delay measurement circuit. The AM path delay measurement circuit is... Agent: Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (panasonic)

20100124890 - Circuit for a loop antenna and method for tuning: A circuit for a loop antenna having a first antenna terminal and a second antenna terminal with an antenna impedance, and method for tuning an overall impedance that has an antenna impedance of a loop antenna and a tuning impedance, with an output amplifier for amplifying a transmit signal that... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC

20100124891 - Fm transmitter and non-fm receiver integrated on single chip: Exemplary embodiments include a frequency modulation (FM) transmitter and a non-FM receiver, which may be implemented on the same IC chip. The FM transmitter may include a digital FM modulator, a lowpass filter, an amplifier, and an LC tank circuit. The digital FM modulator may receive a digital input signal,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100124892 - System and method for internet radio station program discovery: An Internet radio station program discovery service is provided. In general, the discovery service subscribes to or downloads a number of Internet radio station programs. For each radio station program, the discovery service analyzes audio content of the radio station program to dynamically categorize the radio station program over time.... Agent: Withrow & Terranova Ct

20100124893 - Method and device for radio communication: A method and a device for controlling uplink/downlink power for radio communication is disclosed. The method includes receiving a radio communications signal in a radio receiver, estimating one or more parameters indicative of the transmission quality of the received radio communications signal based on power control information bits and pilot... Agent: Eschweiler & Associates LLC

20100124894 - Phase-lock loop: A phase-lock loop having a reduced lock time in comparison with the conventional art. The phase-lock loop compares an output signal thereof with a reference signal, and alters a control signal in response thereto such that the output signal may have a desired frequency.... Agent: Lee & Hayes, PLLC

20100124895 - Systems and methods for compensating for transmission phasing errors in a communications system using a receive signal: A method for correcting transmission phasing errors in an plurality of antenna elements is provided. The method includes receiving at least a first signal having a first frequency at the plurality of antenna elements at an angle of arrival (AOA). The method also includes identifying an actual fractional wavelength value... Agent: Harris Corporation C/o Darby & Darby PC

20100124896 - Dual battery mobile phone: A cellular mobile station having at least a first battery and a second battery and a method for facilitating completion of an E911 call sequence is provided. The method comprises of ascertaining whether a power level of the first battery is below a predetermined threshold and whether the cellular mobile... Agent: Kyocera Wireless Corp.

20100124898 - Method and apparatus for delivering and receiving enhanced emergency broadcast alert messages: Techniques for delivering and receiving emergency broadcast alert messages using Short Message Service (SMS) are described. In one design, a broadcast alert message for an emergency alert may be sent in an SMS broadcast message, e.g., by mapping at least one field of the broadcast alert message to corresponding field(s)... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100124899 - Methods and systems for emergency call handling with position location over communication networks: Certain embodiments of the present disclosure relate to methods for handling an emergency call along with its position location in the WiMAX network, and for performing a handover of the emergency call for a multi-mode mobile station that supports multiple wireless standards.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100124897 - Support of voice call continuity (vcc) for wireless emergency calls: Apparatus and methods to support Voice Call Continuity (VCC) for emergency calls in a wireless access environment are operable to receive, at a serving domain, a message containing emergency and domain transfer information from a user equipment (UE). The apparatus and methods are further operable to determine a need for... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100124900 - Emergency alert feature on a mobile communication device: A system for automatically establishing a connection with an emergency services server. In response to receiving an emergency signal from a mobile communication device, a connection with the mobile communication device is established by a communications server. Location data, audio input data, and visual input data from the mobile communication... Agent: Ibm Corp (ya) C/o Yee & Associates PC

20100124901 - Methods and systems for emergency call handling with position location over communication networks: Certain embodiments of the present disclosure relate to methods for handling an emergency call along with its position location in the WiMAX network, and for performing a handover of the emergency call for a multi-mode mobile station that supports multiple wireless standards.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100124903 - Image security method and display method of portable terminal: An image security method and display method of a portable terminal are provided. The image security method includes photographing an image through a camera, storing the image, and storing Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) information of the portable terminal in EXchangeable Image File (EXIF) information of the image. The image display... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100124904 - Method and apparatus for communicating via virtual office telephone extensions: A system for (and a method of) selectively establishing communication with at least one wireless device associated with a single telephone number serving as a virtual office extension is provided. In a preferred embodiment, the system includes a wireless connect unit in communication with an enterprise private branch exchange (PBX)... Agent: Ogilvy Renault LLP- Rim

20100124902 - Secure data exchange with identity information exchange: Systems and methods for authenticating authorized users of electronic communication devices, such mobile communication devices, for a secure data exchange between the devices. The authentication of authorized users include multiple levels of user authentication wherein identity profiles of the users are exchanged for user authentication based on identity information obtained... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Law Department

20100124907 - Mediation router: A system and methodology that can dynamically select advertisement vendors in response to a request from a wireless communication device is provided. The system employ a mediation router to receive an ad request from a portal interfaced with a wireless device. Specifically, the mediation router analyzes the request and dynamically... Agent: At&t Legal Department - T&w Attn: Patent Docketing

20100124906 - Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving data: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus comprising a data browse configured to display data. Further, the apparatus comprises a common share area configured to receive data. The apparatus also comprises a processor configured to allow selection of data from the data browse using the... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100124905 - Systems and methods for message forwarding: Methods and systems for forwarding messages are disclosed. A device, component, or subsystem of a device or network may evaluate a recipient number in a message and determine that the recipient number is not associated with a device capable of receiving the message. An alternate recipient number may be selected... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Ww

20100124909 - Apparatus and method for message transmission in a mobile communication system: An apparatus and method for message transmission in a mobile communication system are provided. The apparatus includes an application manager and a message processor. The application manager determines an application corresponding to a receive message, sends the receive message to the determined application, and determines a response to the message... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100124908 - Call termination to communicate a stored message: A method, apparatus, and system of using call termination to communicate a message are disclosed. In one embodiment, a system of a telecommunications network includes a mobile station associated with the telecommunications network, a switching module of the telecommunications network to establish a call between a communication device and the... Agent: Raj Abhyanker LLP

20100124911 - Providing customized information to a user based on identifying a trend: To provide customized information to the user, a wireless communications network node receives a stream of data associated with a user. A first trend associated with at least a first attribute in the stream of data is identified, and based on the identified first trend, customized information is sent for... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.

20100124912 - System and method for authorizing the activation of a communication device: A system and method for authorizing the activation of a communication device is provided. A request to activate a communication device is received by a communication service provider. The communication service provider or a central processor determines whether the communication device was validly sold in a purchase transaction. Alternately, the... Agent: Hunton & Williams LLP Intellectual Property Department

20100124910 - System and method for hosting location based services for a mobile unit operating among a plurality of mobile networks: A system for hosting location based services for at least one mobile unit operating among a plurality of mobile networks includes: a location services managing unit coupled with the plurality of mobile networks and with at least one position determination entity. The location services managing unit receives at least one... Agent: Michelle A. Zarinelli C/o West Corporation

20100124913 - Embedded ads in mms stationary: An electronic device includes a communication circuit configured to establish a communication over a wireless network, and a messaging circuit operative to create messages for transmission to other devices via said communication circuit. The messaging circuit is configured to automatically include into a user-composed message multimedia data that corresponds to... Agent: Warren A. Sklar (soer) Renner, Otto, Boisselle & Sklar, LLP

20100124915 - Contact-centric user-interface features for computing devices: Embodiments described herein provide a system, method and technique for operating a communication device. According to an embodiment, information contained in a contact record is displayed, where the information includes a plurality of entries. Each entry is associated with one of a plurality of communication types and includes an identifier... Agent: Mahamedi Paradice Kreisman LLP

20100124914 - Location-based enabling/disabling of caller id/caller id blocking features for mobile device: A mobile device including a location module configured to determine a location of the mobile device, and a caller identification (ID) and/or caller ID blocking module configured to provide caller ID and/or caller ID blocking features by sending and/or receiving a signal with caller ID and/or caller ID blocking information.... Agent: Snyder, Clark, Lesch & Chung, LLP

20100124916 - Apparatus and method for managing spam number in mobile communication terminal: An apparatus and a method for managing a spam number in a mobile communication terminal are provided. The method includes determining a spam index for each of at least one phone number using a reception record by phone number, and determining spam number registration or non-registration for each phone number... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP

20100124917 - Space time coding where space diversity derives from use of multiple base stations: A cellular arrangement where, when a cell phone is in a region where it may be served by two bases stations, it switches its mode of operation to space-time coding where the space diversity for such coding is obtained by using the antennas of the two base stations.... Agent: At & T- Legal Department - Brendzel

20100124918 - Mobility management based on radio link failure reporting: A communication node determines that radio link failure occurred during connected state mobility of an access terminal and reports the radio link failure to another communication node. For example, a target access point may determine that radio link failure occurred during handover of an access terminal and send a radio... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100124919 - Apparatus and method for receiving system information in mobile communication terminal: An apparatus and a method for receiving system information in a mobile communication terminal are provided. In the method, system information including scheduling information for at least one additional system information is received from a base station. Whether validity of the system information is determinable is determined. If it is... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100124920 - Bluetooth, wi-fi, 3g and gps touch screen system: The problem of simpler more efficient multimode wireless communication and of location finding in distinct cellular systems and wireless networks is solved by the current multimode wireless invention, having touch screen operation and touch screen generated control and having parts of Bluetooth, Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi), third generation (3G) and Global... Agent: Kamilo Feher

20100124921 - Cellular home base station enabling landline connectivity: A landline connectivity module for enabling a cellular home base station (femtocell) operable within a cellular communication network and associated with at least one subscriber identity module (SIM), to connect to a landline phone, the landline connectivity module comprising: an analog to digital (A/D) and digital to analog (D/A) converter;... Agent: The Law Office Of Michael E. Kondoudis

20100124922 - Satellite transmission obfuscation: A network for obfuscating satellite terminal transmission activity may include a satellite, a plurality of distributed satellite terminals transmitting signals to and receiving signals from the satellite, and a computer. The computer may compute how much transmission power spectral density each of the distributed satellite terminals is or would be... Agent: Klintworth & RozenblatIPLLC And The Boeing Company

20100124923 - Inbound roamer call control system: A system for implementing call control services for an inbound roamer is provided. The system includes a control node to implement the call control services in response to an initiation request. The system further includes a service node to send a terminating customized applications for mobile network enhanced logic subscription... Agent: Arent Fox LLP

20100124924 - Gps-assisted cell selection for mobile devices: Methods and apparatus for using a location of a mobile station (MS) and information about neighbor base stations (BSs) to assist network entry and initialization, scanning, and/or handover operations are provided. The location of the MS may be ascertained by determining the Global Positioning System (GPS) coordinates of the MS... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100124925 - Network search method and system for mobile station: A system and method for a network search by a mobile station enable the mobile station to reduce power consumption by performing a local network search on the basis of a system information message from a mobile communication network. The network search method in a wireless communication system includes: broadcasting,... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100124926 - Method for considering the subscriber type in mobility and radio resource management decisions in a radio access network: In order to efficiently allow mobility and radio resource management decisions on mobile networks the deciding entity (typically the radio access network) needs some understanding about the type of mobile user. In current cellular systems the radio network has only limited to null information about subscription dependent details of the... Agent: Baker & Daniels LLP 111 E. Wayne Street

20100124930 - Interference management and decentralized channel access schemes in hotspot-aided cellular networks: A system and method are provided wherein one or more femtocell base stations are deployed within a range of a cellular base station and utilize substantially the same frequency band as the cellular base station. Each femtocell base station may be configured to employ one or more interference avoidance techniques... Agent: Ballard Spahr LLP

20100124928 - Method and apparatus for handover in wireless communication network: A method and apparatus for handover of a MS of a plurality of MSs to a BS of a plurality of BSs in a wireless communication network. The method includes identifying a target BS from the plurality of BSs for handover of the MS served by a serving BS. A... Agent: GlobalIPServices, PLLC

20100124929 - Neighbor cell monitoring method and apparatus for dual-standby mobile terminal: A neighbor cell monitoring method and apparatus for a dual-standby mobile terminal is provided to reduce unnecessary power consumption by controlling one of two communication units to operate in an idle state while the other performs neighbor cell monitoring. A neighbor cell monitoring method for multi-standby mobile terminal includes acquiring... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100124927 - Periodic reporting for inter-radio access technology location-based handovers from a gsm macrocell to a wcdma femtocell: The present invention provides a method for implementation in a mobile unit that is configured to communicate with a wireless communication system that includes macrocells and one or more femtocell(s). The macrocells and the femtocells use different radio access technologies. The method includes periodically reporting, from the mobile unit to... Agent: Mark W. Sincell Williams, Morgan & Amerson, P.C.

20100124931 - Location-based, event triggered inter-radio access technology handovers from a cdma macrocell to a wcdma femtocell: The present invention provides a method for implementation in mobile unit that is configured to communicate with a wireless communication system that includes macrocells and femtocells. The macrocells and the femtocells use different generation radio access technologies. The method includes determining a distance between the mobile unit and the femtocell(s)... Agent: Mark W. Sincell Williams, Morgan & Amerson, P.C.

20100124932 - Transmission restarting method and radio base station: In a transmission restarting method of restarting transmission of downlink user data to a mobile station (UE) in a discontinuous reception state; a radio base station (eNB) allocates a radio resource for downlink data transmission to the mobile station (UE), and notifies, to the mobile station (UE), the allocated radio... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100124933 - Dynamic load balancing in a communication network: Methods and systems for providing a dynamic and real time load factor that can be shared with other network elements is disclosed. The load factor can be used in determining the relative load among a set of network elements and in distributing new sessions requests as well as existing session... Agent: Wilmerhale/new York

20100124935 - Mobile communication system and method for capturing information of other mobile communication terminals: A mobile communication system and a method for capturing information of other mobile communication terminals located within a distance from the user's mobile communication terminal may include a first mobile communication terminal for transmitting capture signal, location information and identification information; the second mobile communication terminals for transmitting location information... Agent: H.c. Park & Associates, PLC

20100124934 - Wireless system improvements based on location positioning system data: An apparatus is disclosed that includes using a first wireless network to determine a position of portable user equipment, and the portable user equipment setting one or more operational conditions of the portable user equipment for one or both of operating in or accessing a second wireless network using the... Agent: Harrington & Smith

20100124936 - Systems and methods for tracking power peaks of a signal: In one aspect, the invention provides a method for tracking a mobile terminal. In some embodiments, this method includes the following steps: receiving a signal transmitted from the mobile terminal; searching a primary search area for a signal associated with the mobile terminal; searching a secondary search area for a... Agent: Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.

20100124938 - Method and related apparatus for managing short messages in a mobile communication system: A method for managing short messages in a mobile communication system includes receiving a short message corresponding to a destination end, selecting a short message system corresponding to the destination end according to communication information of the destination end, transforming the short message according to a short message format of... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100124939 - Method and system for graphical scaling and contextual delivery to mobile devices: Methods for scaling graphical constructs comprised of graphical images, text, and photographic images are disclosed. In mobile devices, each device could have different screen resolution, orientation, and color palette capabilities. When a graphical page, such as a greeting card, is sent from a sender device to a recipient device, a... Agent: Ian F. Burns & Associates

20100124937 - Method of customer relationship management using a short range communications network: A method and system are disclosed for managing customer relationships, in part using a short range communications network. A business entity service center may include a Bluetooth station for detecting Bluetooth devices within range of the service. Once the station detects a Bluetooth device within range, the user of the... Agent: Vierra Magen Marcus & Deniro LLP

20100124940 - Channel reuse with cognitive low interference signals: A computing system in which devices communicate wirelessly as secondary users in a band assigned to primary users. The computers communicate using new signals developed to reduce disruption to primary users of the band. The new signals may be produced by sensing, or otherwise determining, signals used by primary users... Agent: Wolf Greenfield (microsoft Corporation) C/o Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100124941 - Method and device for synthesizing image: A method and device for synthesizing an image for audiovisual communication includes: generating, if a request for synthesizing a sensor image input through a camera sensor and an image designated by a user is input, a synthesis image of the sensor image and the designated image. The method also includes... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100124942 - Combination electronic card and wireless transceiver with touch control and remote control functions: A combination electronic card and wireless transceiver includes a wireless transceiver connectable to a host, and an electronic card that has a wireless transmission interface for two-way communication with the wireless transceiver wirelessly, a touch panel for operation by a user with a finger to control the cursor on the... Agent: Raytac Corp.

20100124943 - System and method for removal of a universal integrated circuit card: A Universal Integrated Circuit Card (UICC), such as a Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card is pressed into place in a wireless communication device. The SIM card includes notched edge portions that allow a tool to be used to assist in the removal of the SIM card. The notched edge portions... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Moazzam Attn: Patent Docketing

20100124944 - Mobile communications device with slidable and pivotable screen: A mobile communications device including a base section having a keypad, a cover section having a screen and a connector assembly for coupling the cover section to the base section. A hinge permits the cover section to pivot from a closed position overlying the base section to an open position... Agent: Dorsey & Whitney LLP Intellectual Property Department - Sf

20100124945 - Mobile terminal having touch screen panel: A mobile terminal includes a touch screen panel installed in an upper surface of a display unit formed in an upper surface of the mobile terminal. The touch screen panel includes an upper panel and a lower panel disposed opposite each other; and a detection unit installed in the touch... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100124946 - Portable terminal with touch screen and method for displaying tags in the portable terminal: A portable terminal with a touch screen and a method for displaying tags on the touch screen of the portable terminal are disclosed. The method includes: calculating a distance between the first and second touch points detected on the touch screen; identifying the number of tags that will be displayed,... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100124947 - Portable terminal, audio output control method, and audio output control program: A portable terminal includes an audio output unit configured to output audio signals to a plurality of external headphones; an event occurrence detection unit configured to detect occurrence of a predetermined event; and a control unit configured to, when the event occurrence detection unit detects the occurrence of the predetermined... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100124948 - Apparatus for charging a portable electronic device having a rotatable housing: An apparatus (100) that charges a portable electronic device having a rotatable housing is disclosed. The apparatus can include a first portable electronic device housing (110) and first selective call receiver circuitry (121) contained within the first portable electronic device housing. The apparatus can also include a second portable electronic... Agent: Prass LLP

20100124949 - Portable communication device and remote motion input device: A portable communication device is configured to communicate with an associated remote motion input device. The remote motion input device is configured to be attached to a portion of a user and configured to detect orientation and motion data. The portable communication device includes a remote motion input device controller... Agent: Warren A. Sklar (soer) Renner, Otto, Boisselle & Sklar, LLP

20100124950 - Portable electronic device: A portable electronic device includes a battery and an electricity generating device. The electricity generating device includes at least one solar receiving board, at least one controller, a voltage transducer and an accumulator. The solar receiving board is mounted on the outer surface of the portable electronic device to absorb... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100124952 - Mobile terminal device: A mobile terminal device having communicating functions includes a housing; an antenna housed in the housing to be freely pulled out; a pull-out mechanism that pulls out the antenna from within the housing in accordance with an instruction to pull out the antenna; and an instructing section that gives the... Agent: Westerman, Hattori, Daniels & Adrian, LLP

20100124951 - Portable electronic device: A portable electronic device includes a cover member, a keypad and a decorative member. The cover member defines a keypad mounting cavity. The keypad includes an annular protrusion protruding from a periphery thereof. The keypad is mounted in the keypad mounting cavity of the cover member. The decorative member includes... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100124953 - Electronic device with a sliding and rotating cover: An electronic device with a sliding and rotating cover is provided. The electronic device comprises a fixed member, a rotating member pivoted with the fixed member, an elastic member disposed between the rotating member and the fixed member, a sliding member installed at the rotating member and may slide relatively... Agent: Rosenberg, Klein & Lee

20100124956 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal having a terminal body, a window attached to the terminal body, the window having first and second regions, a display module disposed at a rear side of the first region, the display module being configured to display visible information through the first region, at least one switch... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100124954 - Slide structure: A slide structure is implemented in electronic device such as mobile phone. The second component is moveably connected with the first component and is moved with respect to the first component. The spring includes two ends and is positioned within a clearance. One end is fixed to the first component,... Agent: Rosenberg, Klein & Lee

20100124955 - Sliding-type portable terminal: A sliding-type portable terminal includes a main body, a cover, a driving mechanism, a first magnetic member and a second magnetic member. The cover is slidably connected to the main body. The driving mechanism provides a force to drive the cover to move towards the main body between closed and... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100124957 - Swivel extension clip for a communication device: Swivel clip (200) provides independently adjustable hinge point location (500), adjustable clip length (210) and rotational position for user-configurable attachment. Swivel clip (200) is formed of a two piece paddle (216/218) and a two piece swivel plate (246, 248) coupled via a hinge pin (502). The two piece paddle (216/218)... Agent: Motorola, Inc

  
05/13/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. archived by USPTO category

20100120354 - Broadcast system and method for cellular networks: An example system comprises one or more base stations, each base station associated with a cell, a Channel-to-Subscriber Management Entity operable to register a channel and a plurality of subscribers to that channel, wherein each subscriber is located in at least one of the cells, and a router operable to... Agent: Robert J. Crawford Crawford Maunu PLLC

20100120355 - System and method for customizable playback of communication device alert media: There is provided a device for alerting a user of an occurrence of an event. The device comprises a memory configured to store alert data and a media stream having a beginning and an end, the alert data designating a plurality of points for the media stream, the plurality of... Agent: Disney Enterprises C/o Farjami & Farjami LLP

20100120356 - Repeater equipped with attenuator and variable attenuation method in the repeater and system for remotely managing the same: A repeater relays at least one frequency band signal between a base station and a service side, includes at least one variable attenuator for variably attenuating each of at least one frequency band signal, variably attenuates an input signal that is received from the base station through the variable attenuator,... Agent: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

20100120357 - Terminal mode assignment for a satellite communications system: Satellite communications systems, methods, and related devices are described. In one embodiment, a satellite communications system is configured to dynamically allocate bandwidth and frequencies among different beams. Bandwidth request data may be received and compiled from the terminals. The satellite may be configured with different beam coverage areas, and may... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew LLP Viasat, Inc. (client #017018)

20100120358 - System and method for one cell to cover multiple areas: A system, method and network device for covering a plurality of areas by one cell are disclosed. The system includes: a plurality of radio frequency groups and at least one base band unit. One radio frequency group corresponds to one area of the cell, one radio frequency group corresponds to... Agent: Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd (for Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd)

20100120359 - Apportioned carrier group slot placement for a satellite communications system: Satellite communications systems, methods, and related devices are described. In one embodiment, a satellite communications system is configured to dynamically allocate bandwidth and frequencies among different beams. Bandwidth request data may be received and compiled from the terminals. The satellite may be configured with different beam coverage areas, and may... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew LLP Viasat, Inc. (client #017018)

20100120360 - Method of and radio network for transmitting layered data to multiple receiving stations: A radio network with at least one sending station, at least one relay station and at least a first and a second receiving station transmits data organized in at least a first and a second layer, where at least the first layer is routed via a first path from the... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100120361 - Broadband repeater with security for ultrawideband technologies: An ultrawideband radio transceiver/repeater provides :a low cost infrastructure solution that merges wireless and wired network devices while providing connection to the plant, flexible repeater capabilities, network security, traffic monitoring and provisioning, and traffic flow control for wired and wireless connectivity of devices or networks. The ultrawidebande radio transceiver/repeater can... Agent: Whitham, Curtis & Christofferson & Cook, P.C.

20100120364 - Apparatus and method for obtaining information on bluetooth devices in a computing device using bluetooth: An apparatus and method for obtaining information on Bluetooth devices in a computing device using Bluetooth are provided. The method includes, if an Inquiry Response (IR) packet is received as a response to an inquiry packet, obtaining information on a first Bluetooth device transmitting the IR packet and determining whether... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100120362 - Method and system for quick bluetooth low energy (ble) protocol signal presence detection for coexistence: Aspects of the invention may comprise managing operations of BLE interfaces and/or other radio interfaces in a wireless device to mitigate interference to communication via the BLE interfaces by the other radio interfaces. Operating parameters may be communicated between the BLE interfaces and the other radio interfaces to enable mitigating... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100120363 - Slave device complying with bluetooth communication protocol and related method for establishing bluetooth communication connection: A slave device that complies with Bluetooth communication protocol includes a communication module, a memory and a RF output module. The communication module can be operated to generate a driving signal. The memory stores an access code that complies with Bluetooth communication protocol and is electrically connected to the communication... Agent: Lanway Ipr Services

20100120365 - Method for pairing wireless communication devices and apparatus for the same: In accordance with the present invention, the method for pairing the wireless communication devices connected to the IEEE 802.15.4 communication network in order to transceive wireless data including: a) an initial setting step of trying pairing to have access to one of the wireless communication devices by the pairing request... Agent: Lowe Hauptman Ham & Berner, LLP

20100120366 - Wireless hands-free audio kit for vehicle: A portable plug device for use in a vehicle is disclosed for enabling wireless transmissions from an audio source, such as an mp3 player or the like, to a head unit of a car stereo for reproduction of the audio content over speakers in the vehicle. The portable plug device... Agent: Arent Fox LLP

20100120368 - Noise cancellation for rfid backscatter: Methods and apparatuses for removing unwanted noise by a radio frequency identification (RFID) interrogator are provided. The interrogator transmits a transmitted signal while receiving a received signal. The received signal can include backscatter modulated signals from one or more RFID tags, as well as unmodulated reflections of the transmitted signal... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100120367 - Systems and methods of reducing interference: A system and method of reducing interference on a communication channel between an access terminal and a serving cell or node are disclosed. A cooperation request may be sent to an interfering cell or node to reduce and/or mitigate interference on the communication channel caused by the interfering cell or... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100120369 - Rf transceiver ic having internal loopback conductor for ip2 self test: An RF transceiver integrated circuit has a novel segmented, low parasitic capacitance, internal loopback conductor usable for conducting IP2 self testing and/or calibration. In a first novel aspect, the transmit mixer of the transceiver is a current mode output mixer. The receive mixer is a passive mixer that has a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100120370 - User apparatus, base station apparatus and communication control method in mobile communication system: When a mobile station to which receive diversity is applied performs measurement of best cell, the method for considering the plurality of antennas in the receive diversity is changed for each cell. The base station determines the method for considering the plurality of antennas for the receive diversity, and reports... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100120371 - Mobile terminal tester and mobile terminal test method: The object of the present invention is to provide a mobile terminal tester which can reduce the production cost from that of the conventional mobile terminal tester. The mobile terminal tester according to the present invention comprises a plurality of base transceiver station simulators (10,11) for respectively simulating base transceiver... Agent: Greer, Burns & Crain

20100120372 - Methods and apparatus for supporting distributed scheduling using quality of service information in a peer to peer network: Methods and apparatus well suited to decentralized traffic scheduling in wireless peer to peer network are described. An individual wireless terminal corresponding to a peer to peer connection makes a transmitter yielding or receiver yielding decision for a traffic slot. Quality of service information is disseminated as part of the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100120373 - Synchronization of vehicle data: Exemplary embodiments are provided of a telematics system for a vehicle with a main power supply. The telematics system includes a secondary power supply and a telematics unit that provides vehicle information. The telematics unit includes a communication device that selectively provides two-way communication between the telematics unit and an... Agent: Harness, Dickey, & Pierce, P.l.c

20100120374 - Transmission device, and wireless communication apparatus using the same: A transmission device (11) comprises a transmitter (13) for transmitting various signals to a reception device (12), a receiver (15) for receiving a response signal emitted from the reception device (12) in response to the transmission of the various signals from this transmitter (13) to the reception device (12), a... Agent: Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack L.L.P.

20100120375 - Transmitting and receiving circuit: A transmitting and receiving circuit includes a transmitting side amplifier circuit amplifying a transmission signal transmitted from an antenna, a receiving side amplifier circuit amplifying a reception signal received by the antenna and being electrically connected to the a transmitting side amplifier circuit, a first matching circuit matching the antenna... Agent: Arent Fox LLP

20100120376 - Voice data rf gps integrated circuit: An integrated circuit (IC) includes a baseband processing module, a GPS receiver, and an RF section. The baseband processing module is coupled to process voice signals and data signals. The global positioning satellite (GPS) receiver module is coupled to process GPS signals. The radio frequency (RF) section id coupled to:... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100120377 - Dual-mode mixer circuit and method: The present invention relates to a mixer circuit and method of frequency transformation, wherein an input signal is switched in accordance with a first local oscillator signal and in accordance with at least one second local oscillator signal having a smaller duty cycle than said first local oscillator signal, or... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100120378 - Mobile communication method, radio base station, mobile station, and processor: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes the steps of: (A) activating, at the radio base station (eNB), a first timer, upon transmission of a downlink data signal to the mobile station (UE) operating in a continuous reception cycle; (B) transmitting, from the radio base station (eNB)... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100120379 - Mimo communication device: Provided is a MIMO communication device which can maintain the MIMO communication characteristic at a certain level regardless of the device installation position. The MIMO communication device (100) includes antenna elements (101-1, 101-2) as a first and a second antenna element which are arranged on a single straight line and... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100120380 - Method for communicating with other radio apparatuses and radio apparatus using the method: A processing unit receives the input of image data sequentially. A specifying unit specifies a synchronization period for the sequentially inputted image data. A measurement unit measures the characteristics of a radio channel over the specified synchronization period. The processing unit stores the measured characteristics of a radio channel in... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100120381 - Polar transmitter, method and apparatus for phase modulation: A phase modulation method with a polar transmitter. A target frequency is first designated by comparing the RF signal with a reference frequency and the phase sample. An oscillator control word is generated based on the target frequency. A digital oscillator can modulate from a first phase to a second... Agent: Quintero Law Office, PC

20100120383 - Differential output circuit and communication device: A differential includes first and second current mirror circuits that provide the gates of slave transistors with gate voltages of master transistors via a voltage follower where a slew rate at a rise time is equal to a slew rate at a fall time. Thus, when the master current is... Agent: Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100120382 - Systems and methods for dampening tdma interference: Systems and methods are disclosed which relate to mitigating the detrimental effects of interference to electronic devices from mobile telephones utilizing any form of time-domain multiplexing technology. A wireless transmitter inside the mobile telephone broadcasts a warning transmission which can be received by affected devices. Once the warning transmission is... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Moazzam Attn: Patent Docketing

20100120384 - Methods and apparatus for dynamically compensating for dc offset drift and other pvt-related signal variations in polar transmitters: Methods and apparatus for dynamically compensating for signal variations in communications transmitters employing switch-mode PAs. An exemplary method includes first identifying a predetermined signal characteristic in an input signal applied to an input of a switch-mode PA. A modulated signal produced at the output of the switch-mode PA containing the... Agent: Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (panasonic)

20100120385 - Radio frequency amplification circuit utilizing variable voltage generator: Embodiments of apparatuses, methods, and systems for a radio frequency amplification circuit utilizing a variable voltage generator are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.... Agent: Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt Pacwest Center, Suite 1900

20100120387 - Channel-select decimation filter with programmable bandwidth: A channel-select decimation filter capable of operating in multiple bandwidth modes includes a first low pass filter stage, a variable gain stage, a subtraction module a second low pass filter stage and a down-sampling module. The first low pass filter stage includes a first programmable delay module for filtering input... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100120386 - Multi-channel receiver architecture and reception method: A multi-channel receiver comprising an ADC and a multi-band, multi-channel selector. The ADC converts a broad-band multi-channel signal into a digital signal. The digital signal is then broken into sub-bands each containing a plurality of channels. A channel selector selects desired channels from the appropriate sub-band. The multi-channel receiver may... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100120388 - Wireless receiver: A wireless receiver that includes a reception unit which, in the case in which the frequency bandwidth of the chunk is Fc, receives a) data to which phase rotation for controlling the maximum delay time between the plurality of transmission antennas is added so that the maximum delay time is... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100120390 - Lo generation with deskewed input oscillator signal: Techniques for generating local oscillator (LO) signals are described. In one design, an apparatus may include a deskew circuit and a divider circuit. The deskew circuit may receive a differential input oscillator signal having timing skew and provide a differential output oscillator signal having reduced timing skew. The differential input... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100120389 - Replica dll for phase resetting: A method, algorithm, architecture, circuits, and/or systems for using a delay-locked loop (DLL) for phase adjustment in a direct conversion radio receiver are disclosed. The DLL is configured to avoid a perceived phase shift when the control voltage to a delay line is reset upon reaching a predetermined amount. Embodiments... Agent: Epson Research And Development Inc Intellectual Property Dept

20100120391 - Input stage for an amplifier: In one embodiment, the present invention includes an amplifier having an input to receive a radio frequency (RF) signal from an output node of a source. An input stage coupled to the amplifier input may include one or more components to aid in processing of incoming signals. One such component... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.

20100120393 - Device for distributing locally information received from at least one satellite, system thereof: The invention relates to device for receiving and exploiting satellite and/or terrestrial broadcasted signals in vehicles of all types and in buildings. A device according to the invention distributes locally the signals to terminals for use inside a vehicle or deep inside a building.... Agent: Young & Thompson

20100120392 - Method of emergency communication in mobile communication system and mobile station supporting the same: The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for requesting a base station of emergency call connection within the shortest time regardless of location or channel status of a mobile station in a mobile communication system. When the mobile station requests an uplink to connect emergency call, the base... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100120395 - Emergency call code information acquiring system: A mobile communication base station transmits broadcast information containing emergency call code information to a mobile terminal with the status “Camped on any cell” defined in the 3GPP specification “TS25.304”. Upon receiving the broadcast information, the mobile terminal acquires emergency call code information from the broadcast information. The status “Camped... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100120394 - Femto-cell location by proxy methods: Location of small, consumer deployed femto-cells cannot be determined by the usual site survey methods. Location of attached mobiles allows for a proxy location of the femto-cell that can then be used for wireless network planning including the provisioning of a calculated default emergency services location for the femto-cell.... Agent: Woodcock Washburn LLP

20100120397 - Creation and signalling of ue lists to support frequency selective repeater operation: A method of supporting frequency-selective repeaters (eNodeRs) in a wireless telecommunication system. A base station (eNodeB) classifies User Equipments (UEs) into two categories or lists of users: a white list containing UEs that may need the assistance of repeaters, and a black list containing UEs that do not need repeater... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100120396 - Device including authentication glyph: A phone used in an authentication process. The phone includes a processor, a display coupled to the processor, and a computer readable medium coupled to the processor. The computer readable medium includes (i) code for displaying a first authentication image including a plurality of image elements including a set of... Agent: Townsend And Townsend Crew LLP

20100120399 - Method and apparatus for identifying user equipment, and method for transmitting and allocating a temporary identifier: A method and an apparatus for identifying a UE in an SAE network, and an MME are provided herein. The method includes: receiving an SAE-TMSI which is allocated to a UE that accesses an SAE network and includes at least: a pool-ID, an MME-ID, and a UE temporary identifier; using... Agent: Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd (for Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd)

20100120398 - User zone information transmission management: A detecting base station transmits user zone information to wireless communication device when the presence of a wireless communication device is detected. A detecting base station receives a detection signal, such as an uplink signal, transmitted from the wireless communication device to determine the presence of the wireless communication device.... Agent: Kyocera Wireless Corp.

20100120400 - Method and apparatus pertaining to facilitating remotely archiving information regarding auxiliary- purpose native capabilities: A portable, personal apparatus (200) having native wireless two-way communications capability (202) along with a primary-purpose native capability and at least one auxiliary-purpose native capability detects (101) an inputting of data as corresponds to that auxiliary-purpose native capability. In response to making this detection, the apparatus then automatically transmits (103),... Agent: Motorola/fetf

20100120403 - Alert methods and apparatus for call appointments in a calendar application based on communcation conditions of a mobile station: In one illustrative example, a mobile device includes one or more processors, memory coupled to the one or more processors, a wireless transceiver coupled to the one or more processors, and a user interface which includes a visual display and a plurality of keys. The one or more processors are... Agent: John J. Oskorep, Esq. LLC

20100120401 - Automatic contact information entry via location sensing: A method for entering contact information into a mobile computing device using location sensing of the mobile device is provided. Upon entry of the auto-fill mode (12) via a setup menu or mode in the mobile computing device, the device's location is determined (14). Once the location of the device... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC

20100120402 - System and method for enhanced content access: As Mobile Subscribers increasingly employ their Wireless Devices to access an ever expanding universe of content—anything including but not limited to for example WWW pages, JavaScript, ActiveX, static images, audio, video, streaming audio/video, data, software applications, etc.—an infrastructure that supports seamless access to content by addressing a range of challenges... Agent: Edell, Shapiro & Finnan, LLC

20100120405 - Method and system for efficient call initiation in internet-based mobile telephony systems: Method and system for optimizing the process of initiating a phone call (call placement) on a mobile phone wherein the call routing is monitored and managed through the Internet. A mobile phone user is connected to a dedicated web server with a user-friendly interface that gathers predefined user's identification parameters,... Agent: The Law Office Of Michael E. Kondoudis

20100120404 - Method for providing translation services: A method for providing translation services between a first party and a second party, using a single telecommunication device, comprising: providing a plurality of language selection options in the telecommunication device; receiving a language selection via the telecommunication device; and connecting a telecommunication call via the single telecommunication device to... Agent: Matthias Scholl

20100120406 - Secure platform management with power savings capacity: An electronic device, for example, a laptop computer includes a processor, a transceiver module, for example, a Bluetooth module and a memory. The memory includes a platform proximity agent, which may be implemented as a series of instructions, which when executed by the processor, causes the processor to receive a... Agent: Phoenix Technologies Ltd.

20100120407 - User registration for wireless service on mobile computing device: A mobile computing device comprises a display, a radio device and a processing device. The radio device is configured to provide connectivity with a wireless network. The processing device is configured to provide a screen on the display to collect a user registration data and to send the user registration... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP

20100120410 - Method, system, server and terminal for configuring service parameters: A method, system, server and terminal for configuring service parameters are provided in the embodiment of the present invention. A parameter server sets the profile data that includes service parameters of operators; a terminal obtains the service parameters from the profile data through a parameter server and configures the service... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100120408 - Servicing attributes on a mobile device: Enabling remote customer service and maintenance using a visual identifier is disclosed. In response to a user enrolling in a service capability associated with a mobile device, the process utilizes a visual identifier to associate the service capability with the customer account, the service and the mobile device. The system... Agent: Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (amex)

20100120409 - System and method for using a temporary electronic serial number for over-the-air activation of a mobile device: A system and method for activating a subscriber identification module (SIM) based mobile device in a PCS/ANSI type wireless network. The method comprises pre-programming the SIM card of the mobile device with temporary activation identifiers, such as an international mobile station identity (IMSI) and/or a mobile identification number (MIN), and... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Dwt

20100120412 - Method, system and rnc for implementing service functions in shared radio access network: The present invention provides a method, system, and RNC for implementing service functions in a shared radio access network (RAN). The method includes: dividing different subsystems of a physical radio network controller (RNC) into different logical RNCs and coupling each logical RNC to at least one service function entity, where... Agent: Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd (for Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd)

20100120411 - Terminal and look and feel management method thereof: A Look and Feel management method applicable to a terminal with a Look and Feel package pre-configured includes: receiving a management instruction which is an instruction for one of activation, modification or deletion of or query about the Look and Feel package, and executing one of activation, modification or deletion... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100120414 - Enhanced communication service for predicting and handling communication interruption: A method and apparatus for anticipating communication interruption. If, during an established call between two communication devices, a telecommunication device determines that a communication link to one of the devices will be interrupted, either temporarily or permanently, the device predicts the interruption in the communication link. The device may send... Agent: At&t Legal Department - T&w Attn: Patent Docketing

20100120413 - Method and system for applying wireless geolocation technology: A system and method for determining the positioning of mobile-appliance location determining sensors in a mobile-appliance communications network by estimating the positioning accuracy of the sensors.... Agent: Duane Morris LLP

20100120415 - Antenna auto-configuration: A base station for use in a mobile telephony network includes an antenna arrangement coupled to a transceiver arrangement for producing a plurality of beams. A method of testing the base station comprises detecting at the transceiver arrangement the signal strengths of a test signal received via the beams; comparing... Agent: Barnes & Thornburg LLP

20100120416 - Method for generating a signal train which can be played back on a tester for testing a mobile radio: The invention relates to a method for generating a signal train which can be played back on a tester for testing a mobile radio. First, a given command sequence is analyzed in respect of a signal train generated therefrom by the tester. The signal train which results from the command... Agent: Christensen, O'connor, Johnson, Kindness, PLLC

20100120417 - Regionalized delivery of hybrid mobile broadcast services or channels in a mobile broadcast network: Methods, apparatus and computer program products are defined for a hybrid mobile broadcast service. By forming hybrid services from both wide area components and local area components, hybrid services are able to be regionalized so as to meet the needs of the users in given a locale or region. In... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100120419 - Adaptive beam forming with multi-user detection and interference reduction in satellite communication systems and methods: Satellite communications methods include receiving communications signals including co-channel interference at a space-based component from a plurality of wireless terminals in a satellite footprint over a satellite frequency band and reducing interference in the communication signals by (a) performing co-channel interference reduction on the communications signals to generate a plurality... Agent: Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec

20100120418 - Dynamic frequency assignment in a multi-beam system: Novel satellite communications systems, methods, and related devices are described. In one set of embodiments, available frequency channels may be dynamically assigned to particular beams of a multi-beam satellite system. The frequency assignment may be based on the amount of frequency allocated to particular beams of the multi-beam satellite system,... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew LLP Viasat, Inc. (client #017018)

20100120420 - Method and apparatus to enable patching of user equipment context through retrieval of partial contexts from various network servers: Devices and methods are provided for the patching of a UE context via retrieval of partial contexts when a UE transitions from a source system (e.g., UTRAN) to a target system (e.g., an LTE network). In one embodiment, the method may involve receiving a first identifier for a source system... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100120421 - Method, system, base station, and user equipment for macro diversity combining: A method and a system for implementing MDC, a base station, and a UE are provided herein. The method includes: a non-serving cell base station determines whether current services of a UE include a service whose feature meets the preset condition according to the features of the current services of... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100120423 - Control channel communications in a cellular communications network: A communications device in the form of a base station or communications node such as an eNodeB communications node selects one of a plurality of modulation and coding schemes for a control channel for a user communications device on the basis of the range which is specified by the location... Agent: Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group, PLLC

20100120422 - Positioning service utilizing existing radio base stations: Location position information of a mobile device utilizing Wi-Fi, FM, AM, television transmissions(s), other radio transmission(s), electromagnetic, acoustic, or other signals received from base stations or access points. The position information can be provided through a Web service and/or locally on a mobile user device. The position information can be... Agent: Woodcock Washburn LLP (microsoft Corporation)

20100120427 - Method and system for dual registration processing: A dual registration management method is provided. The method involves the home subscriber server HSS saving the access entity information for the user equipment UE to register in at least two networks. When the ISR is not active and when the UE accesses the access entity of RAT1 from the... Agent: Huawei/bhgl

20100120425 - Method for indicating a ue that it must register: The invention proposes a method for controlling a network, wherein the networks offers services to registered users, the method comprising the steps of receiving (A1) a service request from network device (UE) of a user, checking whether the user is registered or not, and if the user is not registered,... Agent: Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky And Popeo, P.c

20100120426 - Optimized signaling of primary scrambling codes and frequency lists in wireless communications: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate communicating PSC split information regarding neighboring cells. The PSC split information can be transmitted in one or more overhead messages selected based on network deployment. Where macro cells and femto cells provide PSC split information, which can be a PSC range for related... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100120424 - Systems and methods for selecting the size of a control region of a downlink subframe: Disclosed herein are systems and methods for choosing the size of the control region of a downlink subframe. For example, an apparatus for selecting the size of the control region based on a set of one or more physical downlink control channels (PDCCHs) is disclosed. The apparatus, in some embodiments,... Agent: Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.

20100120428 - Wireless services over different carrier networks: A system and method for providing wireless services comprises a server configured to communicate over a plurality of different carrier networks with a plurality of mobile devices and to provide wireless services from a service provider to the plurality of mobile devices.... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP

20100120432 - Enhancements for operation of a timer: A method and an apparatus for operating a timer in a wireless transmit receive unit (WTRU) includes the WTRU receiving a circuit switch (CS) call request, transmitting an enhanced packet switch mobility management service request (ESR) in response to the CS call request, starting the timer in response to the... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100120431 - Inter-carrier member handover apparatus and method: Provided are an inter-carrier member handover apparatus and method. In the inter-carrier member handover apparatus and method, data is transmitted or received by allocating a plurality of carriers to a single mobile terminal, a carrier aggregation, which includes a plurality of carrier members that process the allocated carriers, is managed,... Agent: Lahive & Cockfield, LLP Floor 30, Suite 3000

20100120433 - Method and system for communicating content on a broadcast services communication system: An outer decoder and an inner decoder encode a block of information to be transmitted, to improve protection by adding redundancy. The redundancy permits decoding of the information from less than a complete encoded block of information. Time re-alignment of two transmissions of the same content from two base stations... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100120434 - Mobile communication system: A wireless base station connected together with another wireless base station to a superior apparatus, comprises, a forwarding controller to forward data received from the superior apparatus and addressed to the mobile station to the mobile station in a case of receiving none of a handover request message from a... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100120430 - Mobile communication system and communication method: A wireless communication system comprises a first base station, a second base station, and a wireless terminal. The wireless terminal performs a handover from the first base station to the second base station. The first base station transmits information related to data volume of downlink data to the second base... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100120429 - Using mobility statistics to enhance telecommunications handover: A method of operating a communications network (20) comprising a wireless terminal (30) which communicates with a network node (22) comprises using the wireless terminal (30) to perform measurements relative to plural cells of the network, and then using the wireless terminal (30) or the network node (22) to make... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100120435 - Use of radio access technology diversity for location: Various aspects are disclosed herein for determining a location estimate for multi-mode mobile devices using measurements from one or more radio access technologies and providing a combined location solution. Using the multiple radio access technology capability of the wireless communications system, a mobile communications device may be located on a... Agent: Woodcock Washburn LLP

20100120436 - System and method for geographically locating a cellular phone: According to an embodiment of the invention, there is disclosed a method for geographically locating a cellular phone. The method comprises: determining an effective cell-area for each of a first cell and a second cell in a cellular network; and determining a handover area within which the cellular phone is... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100120437 - Cellular communication system and method of operation therefor: A cellular communication system comprises an access point (101) which supports an underlay cell of a first cell on an underlay frequency using another frequency. A proximity detector (113) detects user equipment (109) in response to a wireless transmission therefrom, which uses a different transmission technology from a transmission of... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100120438 - Communication network method and apparatus including macro base station and femto base station: A communications network comprises a macro base station for providing service to a macrocell and a femto base station in a femtocell, wherein the femtocell overlies the macrocell, the femto base station is configured to perform self-configuration using resource profiles, and resource profiles include pre-configured profiles and frequency reuse information.... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100120439 - Mobile terminal and communication control method: An object is to urge a communication terminal connecting (or belonging) to a mobile terminal, to carry out a handover. A cell phone 1 has a relay unit 15 for relaying data transmitted between a digital camera 5 and a network, and a relay controller 17 for controlling the relay... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100120441 - Increasing a sectorization order in a first sector of an antenna array: A mechanism for increasing a sectorization order in a first sector of an antenna array. The object is achieved by a method in a network node. The network node and antenna array are comprised in a wireless communication system. The antenna array is deployed with a first sectorization. The network... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100120440 - Method and apparatus for joint optimization of dedicatedand radio access networks: A computerized method and system for integrated access network business planning for a telecommunications carrier. The invention enables a user to input a set of network business planning parameters that are utilized by a linear programming model to jointly optimize a carrier's dedicated and radio access network by executing a... Agent: At&t Corp.

20100120444 - Method for facilitate efficient multimedia broadcast/multicast service in a telecommunication system: A radio access network (230) facilitates transmission of a Multimedia Broadcast/Multicast Service (MBMS) to user equipments (160) in plural cells served by a radio base station (250). A radio network controller (240) includes in a first message of a transport channel setup request either an indication that transport sharing is... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100120442 - Resource sharing in relay operations within wireless communication systems: A wireless communication relay terminal including a controller coupled to a transceiver wherein the controller is configured to cause the transceiver to transmit a first portion of a first sub-frame during a first time-frequency region to a wireless communication device, to cause the transceiver to receive, from a base station,... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100120443 - Uplink timing recovery: The present invention provides for a method of controlling uplink timing recovery within a mobile radio communications device operating within a mobile radio communications network, including the step of determining a requirement for uplink timing recovery in a manner responsive to velocity of movement of the mobile radio communications device,... Agent: Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group, PLLC

20100120445 - Communications decision methods and apparatus: Methods and apparatus for making communications decisions are described. In some embodiments, a method includes recovering a first quality of service level from a first transmission request signal directed to a second communications device, and making a decision whether or not to transmit traffic data to a third communications device... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100120446 - Power headroom-sensitive scheduling: User equipment reports periodically or aperiodically serving cell reference signal received power and quality as well as uplink power headroom information to the serving evolved NodeB (eNB). eNB calculates a current interference level experienced by the UE from the feedback report and its own loading. Since the self-interference is not... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100120447 - Femto-cell location by direct methods: Illustrative embodiments of the inventive subject matter described herein include, but are not limited to, the following: a femto-cell device, methods for use by a wireless location system (WLS) in locating a femto-cell device, and a wireless location system having certain features relating to the location of femto-cell devices. A... Agent: Woodcock Washburn LLP

20100120449 - Method and system for refining accuracy of location positioning: A method and system for accurately determining the location of the mobile device (10) is disclosed. In the mapping phase collected reference positioning data and collected cell data are used to map a covered area estimation and in the actual location determination phase the covered area estimation is calculated from... Agent: Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer, LLP

20100120448 - Tracking area setting apparatus, user equipment, and tracking area setting method: A tracking area setting apparatus is disclosed that includes a service request measurement unit measuring a frequency of occurrence of a service request transmitted by a user equipment terminal to a cell where the user equipment terminal is located based on a paging channel transmitted in all cells belonging to... Agent: Ipventure, Inc.

20100120450 - Location specific content: Systems, methods, and computer program products communicate location information associated with a device, such as a mobile device, to a server. Content identified by the server is received at the device, from the server and/or from a content service. The content can include an application associated with the location information.... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C.

20100120452 - Method and apparatus for handling system information change: A method and apparatus for handling system information change. When the system information changes, a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) may be running a procedure. Depending on the nature of the system information, the WTRU may not need to interrupt the procedure to update the system information.... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100120451 - Method for paging a mobile unit based on previous network interactions: To address the need for new techniques that can improve paging efficiency, a network may employ a method such as that depicted in flow diagram 100 of FIG. 1. The network combines (110) at least one active set associated with each of N previous interactions of a mobile unit to... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Docket Administrator

20100120456 - Association of context data with a text-message component: Disclosed are a system, method, and article of manufacture of an association of context data with a text-message component. A context data is associated with a text-message component. The association between the context data and the text-message component may be indicated with a user interface. The association between the context... Agent: Richard Ross Peters

20100120453 - Contact information updating via sms: A source mobile telephone detects that a telephone number of the telephone has changed to a new number, and in response, sends a text or short message service (SMS) notice message to contacts identified in the mobile telephone to indicate that the source mobile telephone has a new telephone number.... Agent: Apple Inc./bstz Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100120455 - Method and apparatus for communicating short message service and supplementary services messages: Methods and apparatus for enabling short message service (SMS) and supplementary services (SS) in a long term evolution (LTE) network via evolved packet system (EPS) mobility management (EMM) over the LTE control plane are described. In one embodiment, the radio resource control (RRC) connection signaling radio bearer (SRB) is used... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100120454 - Sending method, receiving method, and system for email transfer by short message: A system and method are used for sending and receiving email. The system includes a gateway. The gateway communicates with the mobile phone via a wireless network capable of receiving a short message sent from a mobile phone. The gateway is connected to a mail server which has a plurality... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100120457 - Non-interfering multipath communication system: A non-interfering multipath communication technique establishes a base transmit and receive period for a variety of spaced apart transceiver devices of a base station and communicates between at least one field station and the base station through those transceiver devices; a period of the base station is allocated amongst the... Agent: Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP

20100120458 - System and method for synchronizing wireless communication devices: According to the present invention, Bluetooth master device offset information is determined and distributed among the master devices within a Bluetooth network. The system either provides an offset to each master device or determines master device offsets and distributes this information to master devices within the system to allow or... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100120459 - Scheduling information method and related communications devices: c

20100120461 - Access control method for certain user targeted base station, base station apparatus and mobile communication management apparatus: In a mobile communication system including Home eNBs, information on mobile stations permitted to access each Home eNB can be easily registered, and the permitted mobile stations can be connected to the Home eNB substantially at the same time of the registration of the access permission. In order to control... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100120460 - Method and apparatus for improving transmission efficiency in a mobile radio communications system: A method and apparatus of improving the performance of a mobile radio system (100) comprising at least one radio device (105, 120) having at least two transmission equipments (114) adapted to transmit radio signals within a frequency band is disclosed. The method comprises deriving (220) a relative time delay of... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100120462 - Adaptive application data packaging to improve packet efficiency in a fixed frame packet communication system: A method (400) of communicating data and a communication device (104) that communicates data. At least a first portion of the data can be encoded into at least one frame (202, 204, 208, 210) having a first bit length, and encoding at least a second portion of the data into... Agent: Cuenot, Forsythe & Kim

20100120463 - Method and poc gateway for implementing poc service: The present disclosure discloses a method for implementing a Push to talk over Cellular (PoC) service and a PoC gateway so as to shorten the process for a terminal to implement a PoC service. The method includes: receiving a request from a first terminal for setup of a session with... Agent: Huawei/bhgl

20100120464 - Method for controlling output power in a radio communications network: The present invention presents a method for controlling output power and reducing interference in a radio communications network wherein data transmitted over a radio interface is coded and transmitted in radio blocks. The data passes a buffer of a node before transmission. The method is characterized by a step of... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP

20100120465 - Method for mobile advertisement using mobile terminal and mobile terminal and mobile advertisement system implementing the same method: The present invention relates to a method for mobile advertisement using a mobile terminal and a mobile terminal for mobile advertisement and a mobile advertisement system. Provided is a mobile advertisement method by making use of a mobile terminal including an advertisement output unit outputting a mobile advertisement made of... Agent: Wood, Herron & Evans, LLP

20100120467 - Interoperability of digital broadcasting and cellular communication systems: In a digital broadband broadcast transmitter, digital data is time interleaved for transmission, and the time interleaved digital data is transmitted in a digital broadband broadcast transmission towards a plurality of receivers. A cellular transmitter is operated in an apparatus. In the same apparatus, the digital broadband broadcast transmission transmitted... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100120466 - Multi-mode antenna switching: The present invention relates to a method, an apparatus, and a computer program for providing multi-mode antenna switching, wherein a processor is configured to determine active radio protocols of a radio communication and a mode of use of the apparatus, and to control the selection of at least one antenna... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100120468 - Foldable mobile phone: A mobile phone, including a modular communicator including a modem for transmitting and receiving voice and data communications, a communicator connector for making electrical connection with a jacket for the communicator, when the jacket is pouched in the communicator, a communicator display screen for displaying information, and a communicator controller... Agent: Soquel Group, LLC

20100120469 - Multi-tap keyboard user interface: There is provided a multi-tap keyboard user interface with auditory feedback. In one embodiment, there is provided a method for controlling operation of a mobile device having a plurality of input devices, comprising associating groups of one or more keys of the input devices to define at least one input... Agent: Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP

20100120471 - Mobile phone terminal, image display control method, program thereof and program recording medium: Luminance levels of a backlight 3 corresponding to gradations of a display image are registered as reference luminance values to a table 5a, signal levels of a drive signal to an LED driver 4 corresponding to reference luminance values are registered as luminance setting values to a table 6a, and... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100120472 - Mobile terminal and key code setting method of mobile terminal: A mobile terminal provided with a predetermined input device includes a first set unit configured to set a key code of the input device designated by the active program, a first memory unit configured to store a predetermined key code of the input device, and an execution unit configured to... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC

20100120470 - Mobile terminal using flexible display and method of controlling the mobile terminal: A mobile terminal equipped with a flexible first display module and a second display module capable of receiving a touch input and a method of controlling the mobile terminal are provided. The method includes displaying an operating screen on the first display module and displaying an operation control menu on... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100120473 - Touch module, fabrication method thereof, and mobile terminal having the same: The present invention related to a touch module for a mobile terminal. The touch module includes a light-transmissive substrate and a touch-sensitive layer formed on the substrate. The touch-sensitive layer includes a first conductive layer formed on a surface of the substrate in a first light-transmissive pattern, a first insulating... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100120474 - Communication apparatus, communication control method, and communication control program: A communication apparatus capable of controlling the power supply of an amplifier for amplifying the power of a carrier wave, maintaining the output level of the carrier wave constant by the open-close state of the communication apparatus, and performing stable communication is provided. It is judged that the communication apparatus... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100120475 - Wireless communication apparatus and power-supply apparatus: A wireless communication apparatus includes a power-supply apparatus configured to supply electric power to a load that is intermittently operated by using a battery as a power supply; and a control unit configured to control the power-supply apparatus, wherein the power-supply apparatus includes a capacitor; a switching unit capable of... Agent: Frommer Lawrence & Haug

20100120476 - Base station, method of operating a base station and wireless communication system: A base station for wireless communication comprises a receiver and a processor. The receiver has a first operating state and a second operating state with different power consumption levels. In the first operating state, the receiver is configured to receive a signal. The processor is coupled to the receiver to... Agent: Coats & Bennett/lantiq

20100120477 - Mobile apparatus, power saving control method in mobile apparatus, and computer-readable medium: A mobile apparatus including: a wireless communication module that receives a signal transmitted via a base station; a display that displays character; an input module that inputs the character or operation data; a first operating mode in which electric power is supplied to the display; a second operating mode in... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC

20100120478 - Electronic apparatus: An electronic apparatus includes: at least two casings changeable in positional relationship between the at least two casings from a first state to a second state that is different from the first state; an input module configured to input a command by touch, a first detector configured to detect a... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC

20100120479 - Mobile device: A mobile device includes a first housing and a second housing. The first housing includes a first track surface parallel to a first direction, and a first housing first flat surface perpendicular to the first direction. The second housing includes a first pin, and a second housing first flat surface... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100120480 - Sliding-type portable terminal: A sliding-type portable terminal includes a main body housing and a sliding housing being slidable while facing the main body housing. A clean back cover provided on the sliding housing and closely adhered to an inner side of the main body housing covers a rear plate of the sliding housing... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100120481 - Switching circuit: A switching circuit that includes a first transfer path and a second transfer path that transfer a high frequency signal, a first transistor that electrically cuts off a common node between the first transfer path and the second transfer path and the first transfer path if the high frequency signal... Agent: Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group, PLLC

  
05/06/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. archived by USPTO category

20100112933 - Control device for shielding a room: A control device that shields a room from incoming signals includes a receiving device, an interference device and a transmitting device. By the receiving device transmission signals are received, from which an interference signal is determined in order to interfere with the transmission signal. This interference signal is emitted by... Agent: Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik

20100112934 - Content storing method in a mobile tv terminal for allowing more appearing channels to be available: The invention relates to a method for rendering content on a mobile equipment. The method includes rendering a content from a broadcasted stream. More specifically, embodiments of the invention include providing a mass memory in the mobile equipment and storing content from the broadcasted stream into the mass memory, where... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100112935 - Methods and systems for selecting internet radio program break content using mobile device location: Methods and systems for selecting content for outputting on a mobile device during a program break in an Internet radio stream using mobile device location information. In one aspect, the methods and systems seamlessly select content for outputting on a mobile device during a program break in an Internet radio... Agent: Scot A . Reader , Esq.

20100112936 - Tunable antennas for mobile handsets: A system and method for providing a tunable antenna system within a mobile device that enables the mobile device to receive broadcast communication signals. The antenna system includes a tunable antenna and a tuning module that is operable to selectively adjust the resonant frequency of the tunable antenna, such that... Agent: Marsh, Fischmann & Breyfogle LLP

20100112937 - Data transmission system for forwarding data using a plurality of antennas: A data transmission system transmitting data using a relay is provided. The relay selects a transmission terminal from a plurality of terminals connected to a base station. During a first time slot, the base station transmits base station data to the relay and the transmission terminal transmits terminal data to... Agent: North Star Intellectual Property Law, PC

20100112938 - Relay frame structure for supporting transparent and bidirectional relays: A method for transmitting data includes receiving at a first relay station first data from a parent station during a downlink period comprising a plurality of downlink zones. A network coding zone is one of the plurality of downlink zones and is located at an end of the downlink period,... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100112939 - Bidirectional wireless microphone system with automatic login function: A bidirectional wireless microphone system with an automatic login function comprises at least one wireless microphone, a base station and a data processing unit. The wireless microphone and the base station are able to wirelessly communicate with and transmit data, such as a sound signal, coordinate position or image, to... Agent: Wpat, PC Intellectual Property Attorneys

20100112940 - Apparatus and method for improving data transmission speed of terminal transmitting data using near field communication scheme: An apparatus and a method for improving data transmission speed in a terminal transmitting data using a Near Field Communication (NFC) scheme are provided. The method includes measuring NFC power, detecting a modulation scheme corresponding to the measured NFC power from an approximate power table, modulating data using the detected... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100112941 - Nfc communicators: An NFC communicator has an antenna circuit to enable inductive coupling, via an RF H field, of the NFC communicator and another near field RF communicator in near field range. The antenna circuit has an antenna element coupled in parallel with a first capacitor to form a parallel LC circuit.... Agent: Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.

20100112943 - receiver arrangement and a transmitter arrangement: A transmitter/receiver (a transceiver) having: a digital synthesizer signal generator (101) to generate multiple references signals from a reference clock signal (111), a plurality of transmitters/receivers (103) where each generating corresponding reference signal from the transmitter/receiver reference signals, an up/down convert the transmit/receive signal using the corresponding reference-signal, wherein a... Agent: Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP

20100112945 - Apparatus and method for controlling electronic device: An electronic control device transmits a function control signal within a predetermined area. Other electronic devices within the predetermined area receive the function control signal. The function control signal initiates a control program in an electronic device in the predetermined area that adjusts one or more user setting conditions of... Agent: Onda Techno Intl. Patent Attys.

20100112942 - Enhanced wireless network security using gps: A wireless piconet network device includes a GPS receiver to determine and provide earth coordinates to a gatekeeper of a wireless network so as to provide a level of security to wireless networks which requires accessing wireless devices to be within predefined boundary coordinates. The automatic restriction of access to... Agent: Ip Legal Services

20100112947 - Method and system for synchronizing attributes among electronic devices: A method and system for synchronizing attributes among electronic devices is provided. The method includes scanning a low energy bluetooth network for one or more attributes of a second electronic device by a first electronic device, establishing a low energy bluetooth connection between the first electronic device and the second... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100112946 - Mobile terminal device: A mobile terminal device for communication with other terminal devices via one of a plurality of base stations, at least one of the base stations using a radio access technology different from that of at least one other base station, the mobile terminal device includes: a capturing unit for capturing... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100112944 - Radio communication apparatus and radio communication method: A radio communication apparatus includes: a first communication unit having a first communication coverage including a short-distance portion and a long-distance portion; a second communication unit having a second communication coverage including at least the long-distance portion; a reception detecting unit detecting that a short-distance communication request transmitted from a... Agent: Turocy & Watson, LLP

20100112948 - Bluetooth earset: The invention discloses a a Bluetooth earset comprising: a main body portion which has a built-in microphone; an earphone portion which is attached to the main body portion; and a connecting device which connects the main body portion to the earphone portion, wherein the earphone portion is held on the... Agent: The Webb Law Firm, P.C.

20100112949 - Mobile terminal: According to the present invention, there is disclosed a mobile terminal, comprising a case made of a metal that forms an appearance of the mobile terminal, a printed circuit board (PCB) having a wireless communication module that is mounted within the case, a connecting terminal having a conductive material that... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100112950 - Wake-up radio system: Systems and methods may include a master device. The master device may include a wake-up transmitter to send a wake-up message to a slave device to wake-up the slave device. The master device may also include a short-range transmitter to communicate with the slave device once the slave device has... Agent: Moore And Van Allen PLLC For Semc

20100112951 - Transmission and reception bandwidth setting method, mobile terminal, and base station in radio communication system defining a plurality of signal bandwidths: In a radio communication system defining a plurality of bandwidths, mobile terminals of kinds respectively corresponding to the plurality of bandwidths are accommodated in the system, and a minimum transmission bandwidth of the plurality of bandwidths is set as a transmission bandwidth of a downlink common channel. Or, every mobile... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100112952 - Base station and method for improving coverage in a wireless communication system using antenna beam-jitter and cqi correction: A base station and method are described herein that improves the coverage in a fixed-beam wireless communication system by using antenna beam-jitter and Channel Quality Information (CQI) correction. In one embodiment, the method includes the steps of: (a) modifying a beam by introducing a beam-jitter in a beam-forming pattern; (b)... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100112953 - Ranging collision elimination for group calls in a communication network: A network entity and method for eliminating ranging collisions for a group call in a communication network includes a step 300 of provisioning a pre-established rule for all members of a group, the rule including a common random number generator seed. A next step 302 includes initiating a group communication... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100112958 - Measurement report reliability in wireless communcation systems: A method in a mobile station for measurement reporting in a wireless system including detecting presence of a cell, applying a first filter to a first number of measurement samples of a first measurement quantity of the cell wherein the first number of measurement samples are determined from a switch... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100112957 - Method of communication in mobile communication system: A data processing method and a data re-transmission method in a broadband wireless access system are disclosed. A transmitting side generates a coded block set including coded blocks of a predetermined number and the coded blocks are transmitted to first and second base stations. The transmitting side sets a timer... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100112956 - Radio link failure detection method and apparatus for wireless communication system: A radio link failure detection method of a user equipment transitioning between a Discontinuous Reception (DRX) mode and non-DRX mode cyclically in a wireless communication system includes transitioning between a Discontinuous Reception (DRX) mode and a non-DRX mode in a wireless communication system. The method also includes adjusting, when a... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100112955 - Wake-up trigger for implementation of target actions: Aspects relate to automatic execution of a target action, which can be energy-intensive tasks, processing compute-intensive tasks, interaction with a node, or combinations thereof. A context aware trigger, power aware trigger, a randomly scheduled wakeup trigger, a deterministically scheduled wakeup trigger, and/or a predictively scheduled wakeup trigger can be utilized... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100112954 - Method of and module for detecting electromagnetic waves of illegal wireless devices, and mobile device with electromagnetic wave detecting function using the same: The present invention provides a radio wave detection method and a radio wave detection module for detecting illegal radio devices, and a mobile device having a radio wave detection function using the method and the module, for effectively detecting a radio signal transmitted from an illegal radio device, such as... Agent: Park Law Firm

20100112959 - Electronic circuit and radio communications system: The electronic circuit includes: a micro controller unit; a timer operable to measure a standby time of the micro controller unit; a buffer circuit connected with an output-signal terminal of the timer; a logic circuit controlled by an output signal of the timer and an output signal of the micro... Agent: Mattingly & Malur, P.C.

20100112960 - Method and system for power saving in wireless communications: A method and system for power saving communication in a wireless network is provided. One implementation involves establishing a wireless bus between two electronic wireless stations, and at a receiving wireless station receiving an incoming wireless signal from a wireless transmitting station via a wireless communication medium, initiating processing the... Agent: Myers Andras Sherman LLP

20100112961 - Single oscillator transceiver: A frequency plan is provided for particular use in a transceiver. Advantageously, a single oscillator may be used to generate desired frequency signals. One or more power splitters receive the signal and equally divide the signal into first and second signals having a frequency substantially equal to the original. Multipliers... Agent: Snell & Wilmer L.l.p (usm/viasat)

20100112962 - Calibration of transmit signals in fdd-transceivers: By the present invention a calibration and/or correction of transmit signals in a communication system using Frequency Division Duplex has been disclosed, in particular a method of calibration of a transmit signal to be transmitted in a device simultaneously receiving and transmitting signals in the communication system, wherein the transmit... Agent: Munck Carter Docket Clerk

20100112963 - Wireless intercommunicative alarm doorbell: A wireless intercommunicative alarm doorbell comprising an outdoor bell and an indoor bell; the outdoor bell comprises an outdoor bell casing, an outdoor bell power supply, an outdoor bell loudspeaker, an outdoor bell microphone, an outdoor bell talk button, an outdoor bell antenna, an outdoor bell wireless transmitting and receiving... Agent: Yh Chan

20100112964 - Wrist watch type mobile terminal: The present invention relates to a wrist watch type mobile terminal, and may include a conductive metal housing connected with a band or strap to be worn on a human body, and formed to be operable as an antenna at a specific bandwidth, a wireless communication module configured to process... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100112965 - Method and apparatus to transmit, receive and process signals with narrow bandwith devices: In a representative embodiment, an electronic transmitter comprises a signal source configured to provide an input signal comprising a plurality of frequency components; and a plurality of transducers each configured to receive the input signal and each configured to resonate substantially at one frequency of a subset of the plurality... Agent: Kathy Manke Avago Technologies Limited

20100112966 - Method and device for controlling power amplification: A method and an NE for controlling power amplification are provided. The method for controlling power amplification includes: outputting a voltage signal according to the state of an NE; applying the voltage signal to a grid electrode or a base electrode of at least one power amplifier transistor in a... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100112967 - Electronic devices with calibrated radio frequency communications circuitry: Circuitry for portable electronic devices is provided. The circuitry may include wireless communications circuitry and storage and processing circuitry. The wireless communications circuitry may include an antenna and a radio-frequency power amplifier with an adjustable gain mode. The radio-frequency power amplifier may amplify radio-frequency signals to a given output power.... Agent: Treyz Law Group

20100112968 - Method and apparatus for cloning contents of a source radio into a target radio: A method and apparatus for cloning contents of a source radio (104) into a target radio (106) are disclosed. The method (300) includes determining (302) a configurable flash-code (210) of the source radio. The configurable flash-code (210) is configured from a first purchase flash-code that represents a first set of... Agent: Motorola, Inc

20100112969 - Tuner device: A tuner device includes tuner circuits, where each of the tuner circuits includes a radio frequency amplifier amplifying a radio frequency signal of a transmitted broadcast wave, a frequency mixing circuit performing frequency conversion for the transmitted radio frequency signal, and a local oscillation circuit transmitting a local oscillation signal... Agent: Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100112970 - Radio receiving apparatus and noise elimination method in the same apparatus: A control section 8 detects the symmetry of an input pulse-like noise waveform with respect to a reference value from its Fourier spectrum distribution, and restricts, in the case of a symmetric wave, the operation of a noise elimination circuit such as a noise killer circuit 7, which performs previous... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100112971 - Frequency converting circuit and receiver: A receiver includes a multiphase mixer that multiplies a received radio signal by multiphase local signals the number of which is the same as an integer having a first prime factor and a second prime factor different from the first prime factor, and generates first multiphase baseband signals the number... Agent: Turocy & Watson, LLP

20100112972 - Mixer with feedback: A method and system for increasing the compression point of a receiver by deriving a feedback signal from mixer output signals. The feedback signal prevents the receiver from going into compression on strong out-of-band or blocking signals, while enhancing the receiver gain at the desired frequency. The desired frequency coincides... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100112973 - Generation of a composite mitigation signalwith a desired spectral energy distrubution: A method (1100, 1200) of generating a composite mitigation signal (216, 902, 1002) is presented. The composite mitigation signal includes an odd integer (N) of transitions (310, 312) between a first amplitude and a second amplitude of the composite mitigation signal. Successive sets of the transition bursts are separated by... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100112974 - Reducing receiver power dissipation: Disclosed is a method of controlling a receiver. A group identifier or modulation and coding scheme is sent in a physical layer header. This group identifier or modulation and coding scheme, or both, determine whether the corresponding physical layer frame should be fully demodulated and decoded. If it is not... Agent: Cochran Freund & Young LLC

20100112976 - Method of handling radio access and to prioritize subscribers in case of an emergency: In a multi-access environment, applications with high priority can temporarily, when needed, occupy parts or even complete resources from at least one of the accesses in a certain geographical area radio access can be secured for such applications. An area consisting of a number of cells is created In such... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100112975 - Systems and methods for using a network identifier to determine emergency alert information: A mobile device may be activated and/or updated to receive alert messages from a network. For example, the mobile device may initiate a registration request with a network. Upon initiating the registration request, the mobile device may receive a network identifier from the network. The mobile device may then access... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Ww

20100112977 - Retrieving jurisdiction information from home location register: Calls to a wireless telephone number that are to be redirected by a gateway switch to another number can be properly billed, even if the wireless telephone number is ported to another service provider by billing the wireless telephone number subscriber for the charge that would have been incurred by... Agent: Carmen B. Patti Patti & Brill, LLC

20100112978 - Method for transmitting and receiving broadcast service information and user equipment for broadcast service: Provided are a method for transmitting and receiving broadcasting service information and a mobile station for a broadcasting service. The method for transmitting broadcasting service information at a base station, includes registering a mobile station in a first cell, wherein the first cell is a cell managed by the base... Agent: Jae Y. Park

20100112984 - Apparatus and method of input and finger print recognition on a handheld electronic device: An apparatus for input and fingerprint recognition comprises a touch surface, a processor coupled to the touch surface, and instructions stored on the apparatus. The touch surface comprises a first region and a second region. The first region has a first sensor resolution, and the second region has a second... Agent: Heenan Blaikie LLP

20100112980 - Support for multiple access modes for home base stations: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate supporting multiple access modes for a base station in a wireless communication environment. The base station can leverage hybrid, closed, or open access mode. A whitelist of a mobile device that successfully registers on the base station can be selectively updated to include... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100112982 - System and method to perform access control and paging using femto cells: Methods and apparatus for performing femto cell access and paging control for a wireless access terminal (e.g. a cell phone handset) within a network of multiple femto cell components (e.g. HNBs) and an access control component (e.g. a mobile operator's core network). One method comprises storing a first group association... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100112983 - System, method and device for mediating connections between policy source servers, corporate repositories, and mobile devices: The invention relates to providing policy from an integrated policy server to a mobile device, comprising identifying a policy in an integrated policy server applicable to the mobile device and supplying policy elements to policy transports for transmission to the mobile device. The invention also relates to providing policy from... Agent: Nixon Peabody, LLP

20100112981 - Whitelist update method and apparatus for user equipment in mobile communication system: A method and apparatus for updating a whitelist in a mobile communication system are disclosed. The user equipment can selectively update the whitelist when connecting to the mobile communication system not only through a macro base station but also through a femtocell base station. The apparatus includes a User Equipment... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100112979 - Wireless access device and pairing method: A wireless access device for pairing with a wireless communication device by a plurality of signal lamps. The wireless access device stores a lamp-code mapping table including a plurality of lamp states and corresponding pairing codes to the plurality of the lamp states, turns off an encryption mechanism of the... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100112987 - Communication device and method for managing multimedia files: A communication device and method for managing multimedia files include creating a multimedia file, and establishing communication between the communication device and a server through a base station, the server providing a region name of a region corresponding to each base station. The communication device and method further include searching... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100112985 - Method and system for identifier mapping to service capability: A method and communication server for mapping an address to a service capability, wherein a server determines if a service requested in a service request, such as for example in a SIP (Session Initiation Protocol) INVITE message, can be initiated with a first user identifier. The server further determines an... Agent: Ericsson Canada Inc. Patent Department

20100112986 - Monitoring mobile phone communications: The specification describes systems, and operation of systems, that allows a parent or other responsible party to monitor the mobile device activities of a child. In addition, it optionally allows the parent to dynamically control the mobile device activities of the child. It relies on software, or a network adjunct,... Agent: At & T Legal Department - Wilde Attn: Patent Docketing

20100112988 - Wireless communication terminal and method for wireless communication: A wireless communication terminal, such as a mobile phone, controls an establishing of a phonebook forwarding session based on an authentication for a hands-free session. The phonebook forwarding session is established between the wireless communication terminal and a device if the wireless communication terminal determined the device is authenticated for... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC

20100112989 - Automatic detection of personal networks: A method may include receiving information about a geographic position of each of a plurality of mobile terminals for a particular time. The method may further include determining a relationship between two of the mobile terminals based on the geographic position and the particular time and automatically suggesting, based on... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP

20100112990 - System and methods for location based routing and advertising for streamed media and media blocking: A location based service configured to route local advertising for streamed media and media blocking based on a location of the recipient. The method include detecting a location of a mobile user and routing streaming media of a local affiliate to a mobile device of the mobile user based on... Agent: Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole, P.C. Intellectual Property Department

20100112991 - Ambient sound detection and recognition method: A mobile device for exchanging user profiles with other mobile devices, the mobile device comprising a microphone for listening to ambient sounds, a speaker for producing sounds, a memory for storing a first user profile describing a first user of the mobile device, and a processor operable to control the... Agent: Thorne & Halajian Applied Technology Center

20100112994 - Hands-free device: A hands-free device which is possible to establish a session for hands-free and a session for obtaining phonebook data by short-range wireless communication, obtains phonebook data via the session for obtaining phonebook data and stores the phonebook data. The hands-free device retrieves phonebook data obtained from a device to which... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC

20100112992 - Method for providing an identity to a user equipment and apparatus thereof: In a radio communications system, the identity of user equipment is provided upon receiving an access node a first message from at least one user equipment of a plurality of user equipment, where the first message includes information relating to the at least one user equipment. An identity for the... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100112993 - Method, device and system for message identification: A method, a device, and a system for message identification are provided. The method for message identification includes: receiving an MO message carrying a calling identifier and a calling party address; obtaining a VMSC address of a subscriber corresponding to the calling identifier; and determining whether the calling party address... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100112995 - Method of providing mobile application: A method of providing a mobile application is disclosed. In accordance with the method of the present invention, a transmission time and a loading time of the mobile application, and a limitation on a number and a size of the mobile application are minimized, and providing the personalized mobile application... Agent: The Nath Law Group

20100112996 - Remote electrical tilting antenna system measurement via downlink antenna: A technique for operating an antenna system includes using a downlink antenna to provide radio frequency information to a central antenna controller and adjusting operating parameters of the antenna system based thereon. In at least one embodiment of the invention, an apparatus includes a central antenna control facility configured to... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Zo Attn: Patent Docketing

20100112997 - Local triggering methods, such as applications for device-initiated diagnostic or configuration management: A system and method of performing device-initiated diagnostic or configuration management on a mobile device. In some examples, the system identifies a problem related to of the mobile device, communicates with a remote server on a network a message pertaining to the problem, initiates a remedial action at the server,... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea

20100113003 - Cellular modem processing: A cellular mobile station including a modem processor and memory. The memory includes instructions for the modem processor to perform layer 1 processor operations, layer 2 processor operations, and layer 3 processor operations. The modem processor executes the instructions to perform processor operations for the cellular mobile station to communication... Agent: Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. Law Department

20100113004 - Method and apparatus for wireless transmissions using multiple uplink carriers: A method and an apparatus for wireless transmission using multiple uplink carriers are disclosed. A wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) may transmit via a primary uplink carrier data, pilot and control channels for uplink transmissions on both uplink carriers, and transmit a data channel and a pilot channel via a secondary... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100113000 - Method for activating a trace session wireless communication system: A method (200) of activating or deactivating a trace session using an international mobile subscriber identifier in a long term evolution communication networks (100). The method includes receiving a trace session activation or deactivation request with an IMSI identifier by the eNodeB (104) to activate or deactivate a trace session... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100112999 - Method for associating a cluster of premier femtocells with user equipment: The present invention provides a method for implementation in user equipment that is configured to communicate with a wireless communication system that includes a macro-cell and a plurality of femtocells that are deployed in a cluster. The method includes providing a call connection request from the user equipment to one... Agent: Mark W. Sincell Williams, Morgan & Amerson, P.C.

20100113002 - Radio communication method, radio base station, radio communication terminal and base station controller: The present invention is a radio communication method using a first radio base station and a second radio base station located adjacent to the first radio base station and including an adaptive array antenna for radiating a dynamic directional beam, the method including the steps of: acquiring moving speed of... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100113001 - Systems and method for triggering proximity detection: Disclosed are methods and devices including a mobile communication device, a proximity application server and a receiving device. The methods of the mobile communication device include receiving an enterprise identification signal that may be an SSID transmitted by an enterprise access point. The user of the mobile communication device may... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100112998 - Systems and methods for maintaining constant closed subscriber group cell reselection radius: A method for self-configuration of offset factors between two base stations in a wireless communications system is described. A first offset factor is sent to a first user equipment (UE) by a first base station. An offset factor is an indication of the reselection area around a home evolved nodeB... Agent: Austin Rapp & Hardman

20100113006 - Cell calibration: A system and method for enabling an access point to transmit a pilot signal to a mobile device operating in a specified location until a pilot signal acknowledgement is received from the mobile device indicating the pilot signal was detected at the specified location. The system and method further enabling... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100113009 - Measurement report method and apparatus in wireless communication system: A measurement report method and apparatus of a user equipment is capable of improving system performance in a wireless communication system in which macro and Closed Subscriber Group (CSG) cells are co-located. An inter-frequency measurement report method of a user equipment in a wireless communication system including macro and Closed... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100113008 - Method and apparatus for lte radio link failure determination in drx mode: A method and apparatus for detecting radio link failure (RLF) in a wireless transmit receive unit (WTRU) includes the WTRU performing a series of radio link measurements during a discontinuous reception (DRX) on-duration, comparing each of the series of radio link measurements to a threshold, and determining that the series... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100113005 - Methods and apparatus for mobile units with local action and remediation: A remediation system employs local and autonomous conditions within the mobile unit itself. A method for performing remediation for a plurality of mobile units generally includes determining a first set of remediations, wherein each remediation includes a condition for determining whether a remediation is necessary for one of the mobile... Agent: Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz, P.C. (symbol)

20100113010 - Reprioritization of wireless networks for reselection to support voice call: Techniques for originating a voice call by a UE after performing reselection with reprioritization are described. The UE may operate in an idle mode and may camp on a first wireless network of a first radio access technology (RAT), which may not support voice service. The first wireless network may... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100113007 - Wireless communication base station apparatus, wireless communication mobile station apparatus, and method for mapping response signal in arq: In ARQ where a plurality of mobile stations share and use a single channel for response signals (ACK/HACK signals), a wireless communication base station apparatus can prevent failure of the ARQ control. In this apparatus, a CRC part (114) performs an error detection using CRC for an uplink data, and... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100113012 - System and method for identifying status of a mobile phone: A system and method for identifying status of a mobile phone set an allowable settle time of a SIM card of the mobile phone corresponding to a region of each base station, and setting warning information and a notification number to receive the warning information if the mobile phone is... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100113011 - Wireless electronic device testing system: Cellular telephones and other wireless electronic devices may be tested using test equipment. The test equipment may include a call box and a test host. During testing, a wireless electronic device may be placed in a test chamber. The test chamber may include an antenna that is connected to the... Agent: Treyz Law Group

20100113014 - Method and system for synchronization of at least two terminal communication systems and at least one counterpart communication station within a multi-standard wireless communication system: A method synchronizes plural terminal communication systems and a counterpart communication station connected via a radio link within a multi-standard wireless communication system, wherein a counterpart transmission signal is transmitted from said counterpart communication station to the corresponding terminal communication system. A common reference clock signal is generated and supplied... Agent: Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC

20100113013 - Mobile device mode enablement responsive to a proximity criterion: A system (10) and method (30) comprises a detector that is configured to enable a mode of a first device (14) and/or to enable a mode of a second device (15) responsive to a detection that a proximity criterion is satisfied between the first device and an entity (Entity 1)... Agent: Akerman Senterfitt

20100113015 - Registering a mobile terminal in an area of overlapping cell coverage by first and second networks: A method is provided of registering a mobile terminal in an area of overlapping cell coverage by first and second networks for wireless mobile telecommunications. The networks are of different types. The method comprises: storing an identifier of the mobile terminal; storing in a controller a first record of in... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100113017 - Method and a system for managing signaling peak loads: In densely populated areas a random period of time or an offset is added in order to avoid signaling congestion. Using the described method and system will reduce the signaling peak load on the signaling channels when many subscribers are changing Location Area at the same time. The method and... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100113016 - Methods for routing a call to a mobile unit that has been ported: The present invention provides a method for determining the HLR for a user who has been ported in to an IMS network. A call request is received for a mobile unit that has been ported. The communication system determines a Home Location Register (HLR) for the mobile unit. The communication... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Docket Administrator

20100113020 - Switching wireless network selection modes in conjunction with selection of a wireless cell set: An access terminal may switch to a different mode of wireless network selection as a result of manual selection of a wireless cell set (e.g., a closed subscriber group) associated with one or more wireless cells. For example, if the user of an access terminal selects a closed subscriber group... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100113019 - Ue mobility state detection apparatus and method for wireless communication system: A method for transmitting information required for user equipment mobility state detection is provided. The method includes broadcasting, at a base station, system information including frequency information and cell identifiers (IDs) of cells co-located with a current cell geographically; and transmitting, when an handover is detected, a handover command message... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100113018 - Wireless communication terminal, communication control method of wireless communication terminal, and wireless communication system: It is possible to provide a radio communication terminal, a radio communication terminal communication control method, and a radio communication system which can effectively capture a communication system and try connection by a communication method desired by a user even if judgment of a blind spot is made when a... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.

20100113027 - Apparatus, method, and tangible machine-readable medium thereof for callback handover procedure in a femto-network: An apparatus, a signaling method, and a tangible machine-readable medium thereof for callback handover procedure in a femto-network are provided, wherein the femto-network comprising a plurality of femto base stations. The apparatus comprises a storage module, a receiving module, a transmission module, and a determination module. The storage module is... Agent: Morris Manning Martin LLP

20100113021 - Association of network cells with location information: Aspects of the invention provide methods, apparatuses and computer media for providing cell location information in a digital broadcasting system. A mobile terminal uses the cell location information to form a preliminary handover candidate list. A mobile terminal receives reference coordinates for a reference cell, displacement coordinates for a current... Agent: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.

20100113026 - Efficient reselections in the presence of closed subscriber group cells: A method in a mobile station for avoiding interference to restricted access cells, including detecting presence of a restricted access cell, determining that a measured path-loss is larger than a path-loss threshold, determining that the mobile station is not allowed to access the restricted access cell, and barring a carrier... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100113025 - Method and apparatus for forcing inter-rat handover: The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for forcing a mobile device to handover from a first cellular network radio access technology (RAT) to a second radio access technology (RAT) different from the first cellular network radio access technology. The method comprises: establishing a connection with the mobile... Agent: Nixon Peabody, LLP

20100113023 - Method and apparatus for setting discontinuous communication interval: An approach is provided for assigning a discontinuous communication interval to a user equipment that is served by a cell associated with a wireless network. The discontinuous communication interval is modified based on speed of the user equipment and size of the cell.... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100113024 - Method of handling an inter rat handover in wireless communication system and related communication device: A method of handling an inter-RAT handover for a mobile device in a wireless communication system includes when, via a handover from a serving network using a first RAT to a target network using a second RAT, the mobile device succeeds in establishing a connection to the target network and... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100113022 - Mobile communication method, radio base station and upper node: An upper node and a handover source radio base station store setup information on an access bearer having been set up between the upper node and the handover source radio base station. A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes the steps of: (A) informing, from the handover... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100113029 - Method and a device for dynamic frequency use in a cellular network: A method for a network (100) with cells of first and a second kind with corresponding base stations. The network (100) comprises functions for control of the base stations of the first and second kinds and for handing over control of user terminals between base stations, the method being used... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP

20100113028 - Method for predicting channel quality indicator (cqi) values: The object of the present invention is to perform an enhanced prediction technique. The object is achieved by a method in a base station comprised in a radio access network. The base station is adapted to communicate with at least one user equipment, the method comprises the steps of receiving... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100113032 - Method of handover and base station information transmission in wireless communication system: A method of handover in a wireless communication system is disclosed. A method of handover of a mobile station in a wireless communication system with femtocells comprises transmitting a control message including at least one among information of first femtocell base station detected through initial scanning and location information of... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100113030 - Radio communication base station device and radio communication method: Disclosed are a radio communication base station device and a radio communication method which can reduce the interruption time of a service being received by UE while suppressing a resource consumption amount in an SFN area when the UE performs a handover from the SFN area to a non-SNF area.... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100113031 - Terminal, method for handover thereof, and supporting method for handover of base station: A method for handover according to the present invention includes: requesting information on femto cells that are accessible by the terminal from a macro base station that manages the macro cells; receiving the femto cell information from the macro base station; and scanning neighboring femto cells based on the femto... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100113033 - Communication system, network handover processing method and apparatus: A communication system, a network handover processing method and a network handover processing apparatus are disclosed. The method includes the following steps: receiving, by a target evolution NodeB (T-eNB), identity information sent from a user equipment (UE), the identity information being allocated to the UE by a source evolution NodeB... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Darby & Darby P.C.

20100113034 - Next generation cell phone: A system and method are disclosed. The system includes a wireless headset. The wireless headset includes a network receiver to receive beacon signals from wireless access points. A beacon table contains data extracted from the received beacon signals. A wireless network selector selects a wireless access point based on the... Agent: Howard L Speight

20100113036 - Apparatus and method for operating small cell in wireless communication system: A Handover apparatus and method of a Mobile Station (MS) in a wireless communication system in which at least one small cell resides in a macro cell includes, when entering a neighboring small cell, checking a movement speed of the MS. The method also includes determining whether to hand over... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100113035 - Location-based handovers from a macrocell to a femtocell using event-triggered measurement reporting: The present invention provides a method for implementation in user equipment that is configured to communicate with a wireless communication system that comprises one or more macro-cells and one or more femtocells. The method includes comparing, at the user equipment, a location of the user equipment and a location of... Agent: Mark W. Sincell Williams, Morgan & Amerson, P.C.

20100113037 - Adaptive mobile video call congestion control: Systems and methods are provided for adaptive control of call quality-of-service. Using the systems and methods, if the uplink of a given mobile station is congested, the quality of the data, e.g., video data, sent by the mobile station along its uplink is adjusted to allow an optimal number of... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Law Department

20100113038 - Method for associating a premier femtocell with user equipment: The present invention provides a method for implementation in user equipment that is configured to communicate with a wireless communication system that includes at least one macro-cell and a plurality of femtocells. The method includes providing a call connection request from the user equipment to one of the plurality of... Agent: Mark W. Sincell Williams, Morgan & Amerson, P.C.

20100113039 - Wireless macro cell overlay: Overlaying a Wireless Macro Cell architecture on a Micro Cell network. WLAN MAC Address Translation (WMAT) is used to translate BSSIDs from the BSSID used to initialize a radio in an access node and identify communications between the radio in the access node and a controller, and the BSSID used... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100113048 - Base station apparatus and communication control method: In a base station apparatus for transmitting a L1/L2 control channel to a user apparatus to communicate with the user apparatus, a plurality of combinations of a modulation scheme and a channel coding scheme which include a plurality of types of coding rates are prepared. The user apparatus reports downlink... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100113045 - Base station apparatus and method for use in mobile communication system: A base station apparatus includes a classification unit configured to classify user apparatuses based on channel state of a radio link, a DRX (Discontinuous Reception) status memory configured to store information indicating which of multiple groups each of one or more of the user apparatuses conducting DRX belongs to, a... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100113043 - Blind channel detection techniques: Techniques for use in a blind detection process of information elements. Channels can be allocated into groups. For each group, resource blocks of each channel can be further divided into subspaces. A base station may communicate a number of channels in a group, a number of subspaces allocated to a... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global

20100113050 - Carrier aggregation for optimizing spectrum utilization: An exemplary method of allocating bandwidth to a call for at least one user includes allocating 10 MHz of the bandwidth for a downlink between a base station and the at least one user. 5 MHz of the bandwidth are allocated for an uplink between the user and the base... Agent: Carlson, Gaskey & Olds, P.C./alcatel-lucent

20100113052 - Method and apparatus for implementing a data lifespan timer for enhanced dedicated channel transmissions: A wireless communication system, which supports enhanced dedicated channel (E-DCH) data transmissions, includes a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU), at least one Node-B and a radio network controller (RNC). The WTRU includes a buffer, a data lifespan timer, a data retransmission counter, a hybrid-automatic repeat request (H-ARQ) process and a controller.... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100113040 - Method and apparatus to facilitate avoiding control signaling conflicts when using hsared wireless carrier resources: A base station (500) can determine (201) which resource blocks a second base station (503) will utilize to transmit control signaling as corresponds to that second base station. The base station can then prevent (202) itself from transmitting control signaling (which control signaling corresponds to a plurality of wireless carrier... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100113049 - Method and device for management of femto base station: A method for management of a base station according to the present invention includes: entering a first interval when a terminal is not present in a region of a first cell managed by the base station; receiving an interval switching request when the terminal enters a second cell that is... Agent: Jae Y. Park

20100113047 - Method for informing user equipment of downlink control message construction information in cellular system: A method for transmitting control messages from a base station to a user equipment in a cellular system is disclosed. The method includes grouping a plurality of control messages for at least one user equipment based on at least one criteria of whether or not uplink ACK/NACK channel indexes are... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP

20100113041 - Method of signalling system information, method of receiving system information, radio base station and radio communication terminal: A method of signalling system information and a method of receiving system information are provided. The method of signalling system information includes broadcasting a piece of system information in a radio cell, the piece of system information indicating that a first portion of a frequency spectrum, the frequency spectrum being... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag Patent Department

20100113044 - Providing random access to a communication system: In a communication system providing services with different quality of service requirements to a plurality of user equipment sharing resources of the communication system, resources of the communication system are allocated for service requests. The allocating of resources includes dividing the resources into at least two groups of resources, the... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100113051 - Random access preamble transmission design with multiple available random access channel resources: A method for use of a RA preamble with multiple available RACH resources is described. The method includes allocating resources including a plurality of RACH resources for a UE. Information that indicates a dedicated preamble and the allocated resources is sent to the UE. The UE receives the information. A... Agent: Harrington & Smith

20100113046 - Sequence report method and sequence report device: Disclosed are a sequence report method and a sequence report device for reducing a signaling amount for reporting a Zadoff-Chu sequence or a GCL sequence allocated for a cell. Indexes starting at 1 are correlated to different ZC sequences and are allocated for cells so that the indexes are continuous.... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100113042 - Wireless network discovery: The example embodiments may delay initiation of channel access procedure for transmitting a network discovery message to a network potentially employing directional communication between at least some of the nodes in the network, until a threshold for channel access initiation is met. Meeting the threshold includes satisfying at least one... Agent: Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell LLP Attn:IPDocketing

20100113054 - Base station, mobile station, synchronization control method, and ic chip: A synchronization control method in a communication system including a mobile station and a base station includes generating a synchronization request at the base station when data addressed to the mobile station arrives, receiving the synchronization request from the base station at the mobile station, transmitting feedback information at the... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100113055 - Communication control method, base station, and user terminal: A communication control method used by a base station to allocate a radio resource to a user terminal which performs different-frequency measurement includes the steps of transmitting to the base station, by the user terminal, a request indicating whether a measurement gap for different-frequency measurement is needed, when a need... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100113053 - Method of accessing a physical random access channel, method of signalling access information for accessing a physical random access channel, mobile communication terminal and base station: A method of accessing a physical random access channel, a method of signaling access information for accessing a physical random access channel, a mobile communication terminal and a base station are provided. The method of accessing a physical random access channel comprises selecting a plurality of transmission time intervals from... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag Patent Department

20100113058 - Method of improving semi-persistent scheduling resources reconfiguration in a wireless communication system and related communication device: A method of improving SPS reconfiguration for a user equipment in a wireless communication system includes receiving an RRC connection reconfiguration message and reconfiguring SPS resources in accordance with an SPS resources configuration IE when the SPS resources configuration IE is included in the RRC connection reconfiguration message and is... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100113056 - Scheduling method and scheduling device for mbms, and base station including this scheduling device: A scheduling method for multimedia broadcast/multicast service (MBMS) is provided according to the present invention, comprising steps of: configuring service specific information and service scheduling information separately from MBMS service data to form an MCCH control message of an MBMS control channel; and transmitting the MCCH control message and the... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100113057 - Using an uplink grant as trigger of first or second type of cqi report: Channel state feedback is provided from a UE to a base station as a first, detailed or a second, less detailed type of channel state feedback information. Initially it is determined whether the UE has received an uplink grant from the base station or not. If the UE has received... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100113059 - Radio access network apparatus and the method: A radio access network apparatus comprises a means for judging whether or not a mobile station belongs to the area of a cell end and a means for allocating the frequency of the cell end to the mobile station of the cell end and allocating the frequency of a non-cell... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100113060 - Method and apparatus of spectrum utilization in a wireless cellular environment: The present invention discloses a method of spectrum utilization in a wireless cellular environment with coverage of at least two wireless networks and a related apparatus. The method includes: determining a RSRP threshold; detecting, by a small-cell base station, RSRPs of at least one large-cell base station; and comparing the... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100113062 - Apparatus for providing location information of hand-held device and method thereof: A method and apparatus for providing location information of a user terminal is provided, which makes it possible to mark the location of a user terminal using geographical information stored in a broadcast receiver.... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP

20100113061 - Method and apparatus to confirm mobile equipment has remained relatively stationary using one or more pilot signal: A tracking unit operably coupled to mobile equipment is provided. The tracking unit is capable of using a pilot channel for CDMA networks, a broadcast channel for GSM networks or the like, to determine that the tracking unit has remained relatively stationary. The tracking unit determines it has remained relatively... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100113063 - Method and system for providing location measurement of network based to mobile communication terminal by using g-pcell database according to location: Disclosed is a system and method for providing a mobile communication terminal with network-based location measurement according to locations by using a G-pCell database. The system includes an NPS for storing a neighboring base station database and a G-pCell database; and an SPC for detecting the location of a base... Agent: David A. Einhorn, Esq. Baker & Hostetler LLP

20100113064 - Method for conserving energy in a multimode communication device: A system and methods (300, 400) are disclosed for conserving energy in a multimode communication device (106). A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a communication device having a multimode wireless transceiver (202) for accessing a plurality of wireless access technologies (103), and a... Agent: At&t Legal Department - As Attn: Patent Docketing

20100113067 - Cell notification: A system and method for enabling an access point to determine that a mobile device has crossed a wireless coverage area boundary associated with the access point and select, for transmission to the mobile device, an audible notification indicating the mobile device has crossed the wireless coverage boundary associated with... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100113066 - Geo-boundary triggered messaging and schedule system and method of use: A location based system is provided is configured to provide messages to a recipient based on time and location based information. The a method includes detecting when a mobile user has crossed within a predefined geo-boundary. The method further includes sending a message to the mobile user when the mobile... Agent: Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole, P.C. Intellectual Property Department

20100113065 - Gps driven architecture for delivery of location based multimedia and method of use: An architecture, system and method of use sends location based multimedia to participants of a geo-tour or other application using geo-boundaries and/or other location information. The method includes detecting when a user has crossed within a geo-boundary. The method further includes determining a content type to be sent to a... Agent: Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole, P.C. Intellectual Property Department

20100113068 - Hosted imagery capture in an ad hoc for mobile computing: Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, system and computer program product for digital imagery capture in an ad hoc location for mobile computing devices. In an embodiment of the invention, a method for digital imagery capture in an ad hoc location for mobile computing devices can be provided.... Agent: Carey, Rodriguez, Greenberg & Paul LLP Attn: Steven M. Greenberg, Esq.

20100113069 - Image capture and distribution system and method: Images captured at a venue and relating to one or more patrons of the venue are incorporated into one or more products in accordance with image selections and/or product selections made by the patron(s). The images may be captured at venues with a variety of image capture devices such as... Agent: Frost Brown Todd, LLC

20100113070 - Method and system for managing paging in wireless communication network: A method and system for managing paging for a communication device in a paging area is provided. The method at a second base station includes receiving information associated with a movement of the communication device from a first cell region associated with a first base station to a second cell... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100113071 - Cellular phone and mobile switching controller: In a case where a cellular phone exists outside a WOS system service area, the cellular phone receives a not-connectable signal and an audio message from a mobile switching controller. The cellular phone conducts disconnection processing with the not-connectable signal as a turning point. Moreover, the cellular phone stores an... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100113074 - messaging system and method: A message processing system is a server (1) incorporating software functions (15) which operate without user intervention to intercept (16, 17) SMS text messages, to translate the original text content in the short message body to compress it, and to forward the converted message on in the network. The content... Agent: Jacobson Holman PLLC

20100113073 - Methods and systems for disabling text messaging while driving: Methods and systems are provided for disabling text messaging while driving. In one embodiment, a mobile station makes a first determination that it is moving at greater than a threshold rate. The mobile station makes a second determination that, while it is moving at greater than the threshold rate, an... Agent: Sprint

20100113075 - Multimedia messaging method and apparatus for mobile terminal: A multimedia messaging method and apparatus for a mobile terminal supporting Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) is provided for the mobile terminal to relay a multimedia message, edit multimedia object attached to the multimedia message, and feed back the multimedia message attaching the edit multimedia object. A multimedia message transmission method... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100113072 - System and methods for upcoming event notification and mobile purchasing: Various embodiments relate generally to providing upcoming event notification and mobile purchasing and, more specifically but not exclusively relate to a system and methods for providing notifications of upcoming events to users of an online secondary ticket marketplace and allowing the users to purchase tickets to upcoming events using a... Agent: Racunas Law LLC

20100113076 - Method and a device for reduced interference in a cellular access system: A method for use in a cellular system comprising a plurality of base stations with corresponding cells, in which system the communication between users in a cell and the base station is divided into an up link period and a down link period, the method comprising letting a controlling node... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100113077 - Apparatus and method for uplink power control in wireless communication system: An apparatus and method for controlling a transmit power of a sounding signal in a wireless communication system are provided. The method includes estimating a downlink Carrier to Interference and Noise Ratio (CINR) using at least one signal received from a Base Station (BS), determining a transmit power level for... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100113078 - Scope of channel quality reporting region in a multi-carrier system: Systems and methodologies are described that effectuate or facilitate multichannel feedback in multichannel wireless communication environments. In accordance with various aspects set forth herein, systems and/or methods are provided that construct a carrier set, classifies a carrier as belonging to the carrier set, utilizes the carrier as representative of all... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100113082 - Base station apparatus and communication control method: when the size of the data to be transmitted is equal to or greater than a second threshold value, the resource allocation unit allocates radio resources reserved as radio resources to be allocated using the second resource allocation method as radio resources to be allocated using the first resource allocation... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100113080 - Base station apparatus and communications control method: A base station apparatus for carrying out communications with a mobile station in downlink using an OFDM method is disclosed. The base station apparatus is characterized in that the base station apparatus transmits a first signal and a second signal; a predetermined transmission power of the second signal is set;... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100113081 - Mobile station, radio access network apparatus, and mobile communications system: A radio access network apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus communicates with a mobile station using a dedicated uplink channel, a downlink shared data channel, and a downlink signaling control channel. The apparatus includes a dedicated uplink channel allocating unit which allocates, to a mobile station starting or restarting communications, on... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100113079 - System and method for managing affiliation requests in a communication system: A system and method for managing call affiliation in a communication system having a plurality of communication units. When a public call announcement is initiated, a broadcast data message is transmitted to the communication units identifying a public announcement talkgroup for the call. Upon receiving the broadcast data message, each... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100113083 - Transmission of organizational information depending on the direction in a systemwide channel: According to the inventive method for transmission of organizational information (info) to at the least two communication systems in a channel (CPC) via a radio interface, the channel (CPC) transmitting in a targeted manner and the transmitted organizational information is chosen depending on the direction of the transmission.... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100113085 - Method for effectively transmitting synchronization channel and method for allocating transmission power for the same: A method for effectively allocating a transmission power and a method for transmitting SCH are disclosed. In this case, the transmission power of the SCH, which is important for initial cell search of the user equipment, is increased but is not allocated to a predetermined frequency region within one OFDM... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100113084 - Power saving in wireless networks: Power savings in a wireless digital network. In a network having a plurality of access nodes attached to a controller, access nodes are placed in reduced power states depending on network use or time. In a first embodiment, portions of an access node may be switched between normal and low... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100113086 - Wireless microphone system and method of signal synchronization thereof: The present invention discloses a wireless microphone system and a method of signal synchronization thereof, which comprises the following steps: receiving or transmitting a first channel wireless signal to at least one first wireless microphone through a first base station; receiving or transmitting a second channel wireless signal to at... Agent: Wpat, PC Intellectual Property Attorneys

20100113087 - Electronic devices including substrate mounted acoustic actuators and related methods and mobile radiotelephones: An electronic device may include a substrate and an acoustic actuator mounted on a surface of the substrate. More particularly, the acoustic actuator may be configured to generate displacements along a direction parallel with respect to the surface of the substrate in response to an electrical signal applied thereto. A... Agent: Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec, P.A.

20100113089 - Multimode wireless communication apparatus and high frequency integrated circuit therefore: A multimode wireless communication apparatus including a radio frequency unit having controllable communication mode and a control unit for periodically making the radio frequency unit operate in a mobile telephone mode and, after predetermined time, switching the mode to a wireless LAN mode, wherein if occurrence of an incoming call... Agent: Brundidge & Stanger, P.C.

20100113088 - Multiservice communication device with logical control channel: A multiservice communication device includes a plurality of transceivers that wirelessly transceive network data with a corresponding plurality of networks in accordance with a corresponding plurality of network protocols, wherein at least one of the plurality of transceivers further transceives control channel data with a remote management unit contemporaneously with... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100113090 - Multimode communication terminal and multimode communication implementation method: The present invention provides a multimode communication terminal which contains at least a first separate channel module and a second separate channel module. The multimode communication terminal can be configured to communicate by using the first channel module and/or the second channel module. The channel modules communicate according to different... Agent: Ibm Corporation, T.j. Watson Research Center

20100113092 - Accelerator device for attaching to a portable electronic device: The present application provides an accelerator device for attaching to a portable electronics device. The portable electronics device communicates using a serial or similar interface with a corresponding interface of the accelerator device. Raw data is transmitted from the portable electronics device for processing by the accelerator device. The accelerator... Agent: Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP

20100113091 - Histogram methods and systems for object recognition: A multidimensional histogram is used to characterize an image (or object), and is used to identify candidate matches with one or more reference images (or objects). An exemplary implementation employs hue information for two of the dimensions, and a second derivative function based on luminance for a third dimension. The... Agent: Digimarc Corporation

20100113093 - Serial transmission interface between an image sensor and a baseband circuit: A serial transmission interface between an image sensor and a baseband circuit includes a transmission end and a reception end. The transmission end is set in the image sensor, and is utilized for transmitting image data sensed by the image sensor. The reception end is set in the baseband circuit,... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100113094 - Telephone network subscriber identification card and method of controlling an electronic device adapted to interact with such a card: s

20100113095 - Scalable digital base band processor for cellular base stations: An array of base band processors cooperating for sharing processing power in managing and controlling user equipment traffic in a small cellular communication base station (Femtocell). The base band processors array comprises: a master base band processor; and a plurality of slave base band processors, wherein each base band processor... Agent: The Law Office Of Michael E. Kondoudis

20100113096 - Aerial system, in particular mobile communication aerial system, and associated transmission and control device: An aerial transmission control device has a converter circuit. The converter circuit has at least one connection on the base station side, and at least one connection on the aerial side. The converter circuit is constructed so that when a load is connected, a power drawing which can be ascertained... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100113097 - Antenna system, in particular mobile communication antenna system, and associated transmission and control device: An antenna transmission control device has a base-station-side and an antenna-side multiplexer circuit. There is an alternating protocol transfer between these two multiplexer circuits to control components close to the antenna. The current-alarmed or protocol-alarmed signals present at the antenna-side terminals of the multiplexer provided on the antenna side can... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100113099 - Communication system and method: A communication system including a first station having at least two first narrow beam antennas and a second station having at least two second narrow beam antennas. The first and second stations establish a first communication path for wireless communication via a pair of first and second narrow beam antennas.... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100113098 - Tuned directional antennas: A technique for improving radio coverage involves using interdependently tuned directional antennas. An example according to the technique is a substrate including two antennas, a transceiver, and a connector. Another example system according to the technique is a wireless access point (AP) including a processor, memory, a communication port, and... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP

20100113100 - Electronic device having a clamshell configuration: An electronic device comprising a first housing and a second wherein, the first and second housings have outward surfaces. One of the outward surfaces includes an electronic display and the other of the outward surfaces includes a keyboard or other input device. A hinge couples the two housing elements together.... Agent: The Watson Intellectual Property Group, PLC

20100113102 - Mobile communication terminal including menu that can be constructed by using mobile flash: A mobile communication terminal having a menu that can be constructed using a mobile flash includes an input device section for inputting a reproduction request of a flash movie; a Man Machine Interface (MMI) loading a corresponding movie file based on the reproduction request; a bridge module performing a communication... Agent: H.c. Park & Associates, PLC

20100113101 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal has a housing, a touch-type input unit configured to accept an input of a first instruction by detecting a touch to a touch face provided on a surface of the housing, a detecting unit configured to detect an operation to a movable unit, and a control unit... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC

20100113103 - Communication apparatus with incoming call prompt: A communication apparatus with incoming call prompt is provided. The communication apparatus includes an input unit, a receiver, an indicator light, a memory, and a processor. The processor connected with the indicator light and the memory, is configured for controlling the indicator light to emit corresponding colored light as a... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss

20100113104 - Hands-free telephone conversation apparatus: A hands-free telephone conversation apparatus can reduce negative influence of an echo on a sound to be transmitted to a far-end user without deteriorating the sound. When a MPU determines that a mobile phone receives an incoming call, and a user starts to talk on the mobile phone, in accordance... Agent: Ratnerprestia

20100113105 - Transmit power measurement and control methods and apparatus: Embodiments include methods and apparatus for performing transmit power control. A gain application element receives a sequence of digital input samples and a digital gain signal, and combines the digital gain signal with the digital input samples to generate a sequence of gain-compensated digital samples. A power amplifier receives and... Agent: Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz, P.C. (fs)

20100113106 - Portable ipod charger with additional functionality: A portable battery charger for a portable media player recharges the portable media player without needing to be plugged into a wall or other stationary power source. The portable battery charger also adds extra functionality to the portable media player by providing a command interface to control an electronic device... Agent: Fish & Associates, PC Robert D. Fish

20100113108 - Electronic device: An electronic device includes an outer case having a sound hole, an acoustic unit included in the outer case in a position corresponding to a position of the sound hole, a sheet member provided between the acoustic unit and the outer case in a position corresponding to the position of... Agent: Westerman, Hattori, Daniels & Adrian, LLP

20100113107 - Mobile terminal device: A mobile terminal device is provided which can be used without an incongruous feeling. In Step S14, it is determined whether or not the operated application is the second display state (landscape display). When it is determined that the application is not the landscape display, the process is transferred to... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP

20100113109 - Electromagnetic sliding mechanism and electronic device: An electromagnetic sliding mechanism and an electronic device are provided. The sliding mechanism includes a fixing base, a sliding piece, and an elastic piece. The fixing base and the sliding piece are respectively provided with an electromagnetic element and the two electromagnetic elements correspond to each other. The sliding piece... Agent: Rosenberg, Klein & Lee

20100113110 - Link assembly with springs which can be extended and contracted and slider assembly having it: An extendable and retractable link assembly is rotatably attached to a fixed plate and a sliding plate of a slide type cellular phone for applying a biasing force to the fixed plate and the sliding plate. The link assembly includes a link plate including a base end portion and at... Agent: Lowe Hauptman Ham & Berner, LLP

20100113111 - Radiation redirecting external case for portable communication device and antenna embedded in battery of portable communication device: An advanced antenna or set of antennae for a wireless device is provided by embedding the antennae into the battery case or generally the largest surface area of a wireless phone. The antenna connections are made through the battery's connections to the wireless device. The antenna design can be compact... Agent: Novak Druce Deluca + Quigg LLP

20100113112 - Antenna device for portable wireless terminal: An antenna device for a portable wireless terminal is provided. The antenna device includes a main antenna for mobile communication for transmitting and receiving signal in a first frequency band, a Transmit (Tx) sub-antenna for transmitting signals in a second frequency band, a Receive (Rx) sub-antenna for receiving signals in... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

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