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20100190433 - Relay device and wireless communication method thereof: The invention provides a relay device and a wireless communication method thereof. The A wireless communication method for a relay device includes the following steps: receiving a first signal destined for a second communication device from a first communication device; decoding the received first signal and determining whether a decoding... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC
20100190434 - Communication apparatus and control method thereof: In order to provide a technique that facilitates the setting and management of communication parameters, a communication apparatus comprises: an acquisition unit configured to acquire geographic position information indicating a position where the communication apparatus exists; and a determination unit configured to determine availability of a communication parameter to be... Agent: Cowan Liebowitz & Latman P.C. John J Torrente
20100190436 - Concurrent wireless power transmission and near-field communication: Exemplary embodiments are directed to wireless power transfer and Near-Field Communication (NFC) operation. An electronic device includes an antenna configured to resonate at an NFC frequency and generate an induced current. The electronic device further including rectifier circuitry and NFC circuitry each concurrently coupled to the induced current. The rectifier... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190435 - Passive receivers for wireless power transmission: Exemplary embodiments are directed to wireless power transfer. A wireless power transmission receiver includes a receive antenna including a parallel resonator configured to resonate in response to a magnetic near-field and couple wireless power therefrom. The receiver further includes a passive rectifier circuit coupled to the parallel resonator. The passive... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190437 - Wireless communication device for providing at least one near field communication service: A wireless communication device (102) is arranged to provide at least one Near Field Communication service to a user. The wireless communication device (102) comprises a Near Field Communication unit (218) for storing a plurality of application elements (302-312) for use in providing a plurality of Near Field Communication services,... Agent: Motorola Inc
20100190441 - Biological sample measuring apparatus: There is provided a biological sample measurement apparatus with which a search for a communication frequency at which communication with a portable terminal is possible is carried out efficiently. This apparatus comprises a measurement component 12 for detecting a blood glucose level (biological data), a transmitter for sending the detected... Agent: Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack L.L.P.
20100190439 - Message transmission protocol for service delivery network: A reliable protocol is provided for transporting messages between a vehicle-based system and a service delivery network. The protocol is a request/response protocol and can be passed over half duplex or full duplex lines, using a data over voice communication method through a nomadic device such as a PDA or... Agent: Brooks Kushman P.C./fgtl
20100190440 - Method for searching and connecting bluetooth devices and apparatus using the same: A Bluetooth master device is capable of performing search and connection method for Bluetooth devices. The Bluetooth master device receives device information from at least one Bluetooth device in response to a Bluetooth device search request made by a user. A responding Bluetooth device that is capable of providing a... Agent: Docket Clerk
20100190438 - Universal mutilmedia bluetooth car handsfree device: A universal multimedia bluetooth car handsfree device, aims to transmit signals stored in various types of multimedia storage devices to a car stereo for broadcasting. It includes a bluetooth wireless transmission unit, a handsfree speakerphone unit, a stereo switch unit, a cable signal input unit, a control unit, and a... Agent: Guice Patents PLLC
20100190442 - Wireless field maintenance adapter: A wireless field maintenance adapter includes a power source, a controller, a low-power radio-frequency communication module, and a wireless process communication protocol module. The controller is coupled to the power source. The low-power radio-frequency communication module is also coupled to the controller. The wireless process communication protocol module is coupled... Agent: Westman Champlin & Kelly, P.A.
20100190445 - Information processing apparatus: Provided is an information processing apparatus having a plurality of antennas for short range wireless communication, cooperating with a detected terminal apparatus when each of the antennas detects the terminal apparatus as a counter communication party, and performing a process associated in advance with the antenna that detects the terminal... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew, LLP
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20100190444 - Rapid wireless pairing method: This patent describes a method for rapidly and reliably pairing (connecting) wireless peripherals to target computers. The target computer emits an interrogation signal. After bringing the wireless peripheral in close proximity with the target computer, the peripheral detects the interrogation signal and transmits an identification signal. After receiving the identification... Agent: Stetina Brunda Garred & Brucker
20100190443 - Wireless speaker: An apparatus includes first and second rod-shaped bodies and a first hinge unit configured to rotatably couple the first and second rod-shaped bodies. Each of the first and second rod shaped bodies includes a speaker positioned on a longitudinal side thereof and is structured to include at least one curved... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20100190448 - Compensation circuit and test apparatus: Provided is a correction circuit for generating an output signal emphasizing a predetermined signal component of a supplied input signal, including: a first detection section that detects a waveform of the input signal; an amplifying section that amplifies the waveform detected by the first detection section; a correction signal generating... Agent: Masao Yoshimura
20100190447 - Downlink interference cancellation methods: A method to mitigate interference in a wireless system is provided. The method includes processing a set of radio network identifiers and limiting a number of hypotheses associated with the radio network identifiers in order to mitigate interference in a wireless network. In another aspect, the method includes processing a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190449 - Information providing device, mobile communication device, information providing system, information providing method, and program: An information providing device includes: a measurement information receiver receiving, from one or more mobile communication devices, measurement information including position information representing a present position of one mobile communication device and speed information representing a speed of a communication at a given point of time; a measurement information storage... Agent: Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik
20100190450 - Iterative beam selection method with receiver and transmitter diversity: The present invention relates to a method for determining the best transmitter and receiver beams with a reduced number of calculations for the best antenna beam arrangement between a transmitter and a receiver. The iterative routine within this method comprises a transmitter beam determination sequence, a feedback sequence and a... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20100190451 - Method for testing a mobile-radio device: A method for testing a mobile-radio device is provided. The method includes determination of information regarding at least one real mobile-radio network using a measuring device, and additionally and independently using a mobile-radio device. The method further includes analysis of the information, received through the measuring device and through the... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.
20100190452 - System of communication using microwave signals over wireline networks: The present invention provides a system for wide-range microwave communications over wireline networks. In an exemplary embodiment, a wide-range transceiver is made having pre-calibrated modular units including an IF radio processing card, an RF transmitter module, and an RF receiver module. Calibration factors are loaded into a memory (e.g., EEPROM)... Agent: Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
20100190453 - Configurable conversion module of an rf front-end: A configurable conversion module includes a down conversion module and an up conversion module. The down conversion module is operable to convert, when in a first mode, a first amplified inbound RF signal into a first inbound symbol stream in accordance with a first protocol and convert, when in a... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison
20100190454 - In-vehicle device and delivery system: When notification information about a company code is received from a center device, a control unit of an in-vehicle device refers to uplink information which is generated for each qualified delivery company and stored in a storage unit and cross-checks the company code included in the uplink information with the... Agent: Robinson Intellectual Property Law Office, P.C.
20100190455 - Network-type light emitting diode illuminating lamp which can perform wireless communication: A network-type light emitting diode (LED) illuminating lamp which performs wireless communication, includes terminal blocks, a lamp chamber, power conversion units, a control unit, a substrate and LEDs. Each terminal block includes a first and second pole. The lamp chamber includes a holding space. Each power conversion unit is electrically... Agent: Yashima Dengyo Co., Ltd.
20100190456 - Adaptive antenna transmission and antenna calibration: The present invention relates to a method for adapting transmission parameters in a transmitter Tx in communication with at least one antenna 27; 38; 47; 57; 77, 88. The method comprises: transmitting a signal from the transmitter Tx measuring at least one reflection coefficient S11 of said signal for each... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20100190457 - Approximation method for signal-to-noise ratio soft information for a communications system: An approximation method for SNR soft information for a transmitter of a communications system includes obtaining a conditional probability density function (PDF) corresponding to a response message of a transmitted packet, obtaining a PDF of a probability distribution model, and a mean and a variance of the PDF, by approximating... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20100190458 - Method of tuning receiver having tunable amplifier with integrated tracking filter: A method of tuning a receiver includes: providing a tunable Low Noise Amplifier (LNA) having a plurality of LNAs and a plurality of LC loads coupled to the plurality of LNAs; selecting a desired LNA and a LC load corresponding to the desired LNA; isolating the desired LNA from the... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20100190459 - Automatic gain control in a wireless communication network: Techniques for performing automatic gain control (AGC) at a terminal in a wireless communication network are described. In an aspect, the terminal may use different receiver gain settings to receive different types of signals in different time intervals. The terminal may determine a receiver gain setting for each signal type... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190461 - Method for removing the coupling and correlation of antennas, and wireless device having the function of removing the coupling and correlation of antennas: A wireless device, which employs the method and function of removing the coupling and correlation of antennas, picks up the noise components released from inside the device together with the current induced to a second antenna. The wireless device then controls the amplitude and phase of the pickup signal so... Agent: Pearne & Gordon LLP
20100190460 - Pre-processor for receiver antenna diversity: A dual-branch decorrelator receiver is provided in which decorrelation is performed with a simple addition and subtraction. The same receiver finds application in pre-processing signals that may not be correlated.... Agent: Smart & Biggar P.o. Box 2999, Station D
20100190462 - Communication device: In a signal shaper circuit provided between a VICS antenna, which receives a VICS signal and outputs reception input data signal, and a navigation CPU for signal processing, a low pass filter of a resistor and a capacitor is provided. The cutoff frequency of the low pass filter is set... Agent: Posz Law Group, PLC
20100190463 - Frequency divider with an ac-coupling element on its feedback path: One embodiment relates to a frequency divider. The frequency divider includes an active mixer having a first mixer input, a second mixer input, and a mixer output. The first mixer input is adapted to receive an input signal having an input frequency, and the mixer output is adapted to provide... Agent: Eschweiler & Associates LLC
20100190464 - Simple radio frequency integrated circuit (rfic) packages with integrated antennas: A radio-frequency integrated circuit chip package has N integrated patch antennas, N being at least one. The package includes a cover portion with N generally planar patches, and a main portion coupled to the cover portion. The main portion in turn includes at least one generally planar ground plane spaced... Agent: Ryan, Mason & Lewis, LLP
20100190465 - Terminal apparatus and communication system: A terminal apparatus for communicating with an information center via a network includes: a memory for storing current and new connection destination information when the apparatus receives the new connection destination information from the center; a first trial element for trying communication connection to the center based on the new... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C
20100190466 - Computer-related devices and techniques for facilitating an emergency call via a cellular or data network using remote communication device identifying information: The claimed invention consists of a device for use with a computer. The device may include a transceiver and control logic. The control logic (a) receives one or more first signals carrying corresponding one or more remote communication device identifiers (e.g., cellular tower identifiers or wireless access point identifiers) that... Agent: Arnold & Porter LLP Attn:IPDocketing Dept.
20100190467 - Method of integrating emergency information in a mobile device: A wireless communications device displays an emergency information screen presenting emergency contact information for one or more emergency contacts. This emergency contact information is automatically integrated from the address book by identifying contacts in the address book that have been designated by the owner of the device as emergency contacts.... Agent: Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP (rim)
20100190468 - Method of providing location information in an emergency: A password-protected wireless communications device can send a map or other location information about the current location of the device to the one or more emergency contacts by utilizing an emergency interface element that bypasses a password prompt. The location information may include an address and route directions to the... Agent: Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP (rim)
20100190469 - Certified device-based accounting: Providing for secure tracking and reporting of wireless resources utilized by a mobile device is described herein. By way of example, resources utilized in conjunction with network-facilitated or peer-to-peer wireless data exchange can be tracked in secure, tamper-resistant components of the mobile device. Further, a report can be compiled from... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190470 - Roaming services network and overlay networks: Various embodiments are disclosed for a services policy communication system and method. In some embodiments, a communications device detects one or more available roaming networks for a service on a network; connects to a roaming services network center via an access network; and sends available roaming network information to the... Agent: Van Pelt, Yi & James LLP
20100190471 - Systems and methods to control online transactions: Systems and methods are provided to control online transactions via mobile communications. In one aspect, a system includes a data storage facility to store data associating a first telephone number with a second telephone number; and an interchange coupled with the data storage facility. The interchange includes a common format... Agent: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (sv)IPDocketing
20100190472 - Phone number encapsulation using token based framework: Embodiments of the invention related to a method for encapsulating phone numbers preferably using a token based framework and routing calls between users using such a token based framework, where the method comprises generating a set of tokens by a service provider for a phone number provided by the service... Agent: Ibm Corporation Intellectual Property Law
20100190473 - Radio communications system and method: A radio communications system is disclosed. The system includes a subscriber information management apparatus, and a subscriber authentication module mounted in a mobile terminal connectable to a mobile communications network to which the subscriber information management apparatus is connected. The subscriber authentication module includes a connecting information setting determining unit;... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20100190474 - Systems and methods for managing mobile communications: Systems and methods for managing mobile device users' data, mobile devices, and communications are disclosed. According to various embodiments, mobile devices are used in conjunction with one or more servers and memory devices in order to manage mobile devices, data, and communications associated with mobile device users. Various embodiments of... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
20100190475 - System and method for self-serve provisioning of services on a mobile communication device: There is disclosed a system and method for provisioning a mobile communication device on a network. In an embodiment, the method comprises: identifying one or more devices on the network to which a notification of an offer of service should be sent; pushing the notification of an offer of service... Agent: Fasken Martineau Dumoulin LLP
20100190480 - Method and system for surveillance based on video-capable mobile devices: A method for an audio or video (A/V) capable mobile device includes responding to a call from a mobile device at a locale where the A/V capable mobile device is placed for monitoring an area of the locale, and determining whether the call corresponds to a designated identification for activating... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP
20100190477 - Mobile communication device for establishing automated call back: A mobile communication device is provided for enabling a user to establish an automated call back from a communication system, such as a call center, for example. A software device application enables the mobile communication device to communicate with the call center through the exchange of data. The mobile communication... Agent: Andrews Kurth LLP
20100190479 - Mobile device user interface for displaying emergency information: A wireless communications device displays emergency information such as, for example, contact information for multiple next of kin or other contact persons as well as personal, medical or travel-specific information about the owner of the device. This emergency information is made accessible on a graphical user interface or display screen... Agent: Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP (rim)
20100190476 - System and method for establishing automated call back using a mobile communication device: A communication system for receiving incoming communications from mobile communication devices and for initiating a call-back is disclosed. The communication system receives incoming communications from a mobile communication device, such as data requests. The data requests may be for a list of providers or companies and for a list of... Agent: Andrews Kurth LLP
20100190478 - System and method for push-to-share file distribution with previews: A system and method for transmitting previews for media objects that are shared in a group communication, such as a push-to-talk session, are disclosed. Media objects can be stored at a media server and/or an originating device. A preview for the media object can be generated by the originating device... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190481 - System and method for retrieving the dynamic state of a mobile communication device: A system and method for retrieving the dynamic state of mobile communication devices is disclosed. The key state indicators from mobile communication devices are retrieved to target user requested contents or advertising contents for users of the communication devices. The method for delivering the contents to mobile communication devices includes... Agent: Lowe Hauptman Ham & Berner, LLP
20100190482 - Installation notification method, installation notification system, and installation notification server: A mobile terminal is notified of information indicating that an operator pack or the like is downloadable, without need for a user of the mobile terminal to perform any active operation and without need for the mobile terminal to be preliminarily equipped with an extra function for automatic installation. An... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20100190483 - Mobile terminal device: A mobile terminal device having a ringing device includes a first control unit configured to be activated at a first activation time after power on; a second control unit configured to be activated at an activation time that is later than the first activation time; and a sound source configured... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20100190485 - Network initiated ussd in mixed networks: The claimed subject matter provides systems and/or methods that facilitate sending a network initiated USSD message via a mixed network to user equipment. An application server component can communicate to user equipment. A location component can aggregate location data associated with the user equipment, wherein the location component can utilize... Agent: At&t Legal Department - T&w Attn: Patent Docketing
20100190484 - Radio communication system, management server, radio communication terminal, and radio communication method: A SIP server 200 according to a present invention includes: a judgment unit 205 configured to specify an application executed by a mobile station transmitting INVITE (halfway participation) on the basis of INVITE (halfway participation) received from the mobile station, and to judge whether an application which is being executed... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20100190487 - Gap support measuring method: Disclosed is a gap support measuring method which performs autonomous gap allocation without lowering the data transfer rate or the throughput. ST301 acquires various kinds of parameters decided by a network so as to execute a gap support measurement task. ST302 checks the current time and starts the gap support... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20100190486 - Radio communication mobile station device and cdd mode judging method: Provided is a radio communication mobile station device which can accurately judge a CDD mode of an interference signal from other cell when using a CDD. In this device, a mode judging unit (110) specifies some data signals among data signals inputted from a demodulation unit (106) to be CDD... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20100190488 - Method of reporting an aggregated measurement in wireless communication system: Disclosed is the radio (wireless) communication system providing a radio communication service and the terminal, and more particularly, to a method of transmitting an aggregated measurement report to a network in an Evolved Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (E-UMTS) evolved from the Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS) or a Long Term... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP
20100190491 - Association of a mobile user identifier and a radio identifier of a mobile phone: A method of associating a mobile user identifier identifying a mobile interface of a mobile phone and a radio identifier identifying a radio interface of the mobile phone includes: at a device configured to communicate with the radio interface, detecting that the mobile phone is located within a coverage area... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
20100190489 - Method for extending a push to talk communication service: The invention relates to a method and system for extending a known push to talk service in such a way that novel application capabilities are obtained. According to said invention, the use of said push to talk techniques is carried out by adding a functionality making it possible to transmit... Agent: Cooper & Dunham, LLP
20100190490 - System and method for rapid deployment of a mobile device: A system and method rapidly deploys of a mobile device. The system comprises a receiving element and a generation element. The receiving element receives configuration data for a wireless device to be deployed in a network. The generation element generates the configuration data. The generation element prepares the configuration data... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20100190492 - Method and system for providing roaming services to prepaid roamers of a home network: The present invention provides a method for providing roaming services to an HPMN's prepaid subscriber. The method includes facilitating the prepaid subscriber's registration at a VPMN by an SG, despite absence of the prepaid subscriber's roaming profile at an HPMN HLR. The HPMN and the VPMN are part of one... Agent: Arent Fox LLP
20100190493 - System and method for correcting a mobile identification number: A system for correcting or updating a mobile identification number in a cellular telephone portion of a telematics unit installed in a vehicle allows service providers to resolve duplicate entries. A wireless service provider stores a triplicate entry in their HLR for cellular telephones associated with a number of telematics... Agent: Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd.
20100190495 - Automatic base station configuration: A basestation in a cellular communications network is configured such that it has a different Location Area Identification from other local basestations in the cellular network. This has the effect that a Location Area Update procedure is performed when a mobile device wishes to camp onto that basestation. The basestation... Agent: Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson LLP
20100190494 - Method and apparatus for cell selection: A portable terminal is capable of selecting a cell for connecting to a communication network. The portable terminal sets a specific cell that satisfies preset conditions among surrounding cells as a management cell. The portable terminal determines whether a cell selection or cell reselection event is generated. The portable terminal... Agent: Docket Clerk
20100190498 - Method and system for managing closed subscriber group of a femto base station in wimax system: A femto base station of a WiMAX system can manage a list of closed subscriber groups (CSGs). A CSG indicator is broadcast. The femto base station receives a registration request message from a mobile station having received the CSG indicator and adds the mobile station to a CSG registration list.... Agent: Docket Clerk
20100190496 - Method to generate neighbor list femto cell enviroment: A method and system for neighbor list generation in a femtocell environment based on access permissions of user device at neighboring femto access points (FAP) is disclosed. The method of accessing a network comprises a femto gateway determining location of a user device, using the femto access points as reference,... Agent: Lowe Hauptman Ham & Berner, LLP
20100190497 - Telecommunications network access rejection: A method of controlling an attach procedure of a device 1 to a telecommunications network 140 following receipt of an attach rejection from the telecommunications network, the method including assessing the authenticity of the attach rejection, and selecting a criterion for performing a subsequent attach attempt by the device to... Agent: Muirhead And Saturnelli, LLC
20100190499 - Method of handling cell change and related apparatus: A communication device of handling cell change for a mobile device includes performing a cell change order procedure from a source cell of a first radio access technology to a target cell of a second radio access technology, establishing a returning condition corresponding to access barring of the target cell,... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20100190501 - Mobile terminal, server, and communication system: A mobile terminal is configured to perform a hard handover process to switch a base station to which the mobile terminal is connected from among a plurality of base stations and to perform wireless communication with the base station to which the mobile terminal is connected. A terminal-side counting section... Agent: Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
20100190500 - System and method of providing user equipment initiated and assisted backward handover in heterogeneous wireless networks: The present invention relates to the field of mobility in heterogeneous wireless networks. In particular, the invention proposes a system and method of providing User Equipment (UE) initiated and assisted backward handover in the heterogeneous wireless networks. Depending on certain criteria, the UE may decide that if it needs a... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20100190502 - Methods and sysstems for network assisted system acquisition: Certain embodiments of the present disclosure provide techniques for re-directing a mobile station to perform network re-entry through a neighbor base station. A current serving BS may re-direct the MS to a neighbor BS with a message containing configuration information allowing the MS to communicate with the target BS without... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190503 - Interactions among mobile devices in a wireless network: One embodiment of the disclosure sets for a method for synchronizing multiple mobile devices in a wireless network, which includes the steps of calculating a time interval for a first mobile device to respond to a request, receiving timing information of the first mobile device, determining a first offset associated... Agent: Ren-sheng InternationalIPManagement Ltd. Gene I. Su
20100190504 - Method for enhancing of controlling radio resources and transmitting status report in mobile telecommunications system and receiver of mobile telecommunications system: Disclosed is a method for enhancing of controlling radio resource and transmitting a Status Report in a mobile telecommunications system, and a receiver of mobile telecommunications system. When any PDUs that have not been received (‘missing PDUs’) occur, a receiving RLC entity does not immediately request re-transmission about the ‘missing... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP
20100190505 - Base station, communication terminal, method for communication at base station, method for communication at communication terminal, and communication system: According to priorities determined on the basis of a number of pieces of battery information which concern batteries of a number of communication terminals and each of which is received from the communication terminals, data communication with communication terminals are controlled. The priorities are varied, irrespective of a variation in... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC
20100190507 - Communications systems including adaptive antenna systems and methods for inter-system and intra-system interference reduction: Methods of forming a downlink beam in an adaptive antenna system of a communications system that may reduce inter-system and/or intra-system interference include receiving vectors of signals including signals transmitted by user terminals of the communications system and signals transmitted by transceivers of an independent communications system, obtaining spatial information... Agent: Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec
20100190506 - Scheduling method and control station apparatus: Consecutive subcarriers are reserved, and the reserved consecutive subcarriers are properly allocated to a terminal. The invention is a scheduling method that allocates, within an available band, a block composed of one or more subcarriers and used for signal transmission by a communication terminal being a destination of communication, and... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100190509 - Compensation of propagation delays of wireless signals: System(s) and method(s) for compensation of propagation delay offsets of wireless signals. Compensation is accomplished through determination of an effective wireless signal propagation delay that accounts for signal path delay and propagation delay over the air. Such determination is based at least in part on statistical analysis of accurate location... Agent: At&t Legal Department - T&w Attn: Patent Docketing
20100190508 - Method and system for monitoring a mobile station presence in a special area: Method for monitoring the presence of a mobile station (200) in at least one special area (203, 203b), wherein a radio communication defining device (212, 212b) transmits one radio distinctive defining signal (214, 214b) that defines the special area by its coverage, the mobile station processes a signal received in... Agent: Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP Intellectual Property Department
20100190511 - Method for ambiguity resolution in location determination: A method using various heuristics techniques for resolving ambiguity in location determination in environments with or without noise. A final location determination solution may be determined from a set of ambiguous location determination solutions by using clock temporal bias value, by using consistency information of ranging signal order such as... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190512 - Method for ambiguity resolution in location determination: A method using various heuristics techniques for resolving ambiguity in location determination in environments with or without noise. A final location determination solution may be determined from a set of ambiguous location determination solutions by using clock temporal bias value, by using consistency information of ranging signal order such as... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190510 - Systems and methods for accessing travel services using a portable electronic device: This is directed to systems and methods for integrating travel services in a single application available to a portable electronic device. Using the single application, a user can access and control travel services before arriving at the initial location of travel, on arriving at the initial location of travel, during... Agent: Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
20100190513 - Mobile device and method for providing location based content: A mobile device and method are disclosed to provide location based content to a user of a mobile device based on the current location, wherein the provision of location based content depends on obtained location data. The mobile device comprises a location obtaining section for obtaining location data based on... Agent: Warren A. Sklar (soer) Renner, Otto, Boisselle & Sklar, LLP
20100190514 - Efficient paging in a wireless communication system: Methods and apparatus for efficient two-stage paging wireless communications systems are described. Wireless terminals are assigned to paging groups. A few first paging message information bits are modulated (using non-coherent modulation) into a first paging signal and communicated from a base station to wireless terminals. WTs wake-up, receive the first... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190516 - Hand-held device: A hand-held device that provides communication services and symbol processing is described. The device includes a case having a front side comprising a display and a lid having a transparent portion through which the display can be seen in a lid-closed state. In one version, the hand-held device comprises a... Agent: Fenwick & West LLP
20100190515 - Sms device manager: A system includes a first device, a plurality of remote devices, and a mobile device. The first device is configured to couple to a first communication network. The plurality of remote devices are configured to couple to the first communication network. The mobile device is configured to couple to the... Agent: Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
20100190517 - Pulse coupled oscillator synchronization for wireless communications: A transceiver node includes a pulse coupled oscillator in an integrated circuit, which can synchronize with other nodes to generate a global clock subsequently used to facilitate synchronous communications between individual nodes. Known potential uses include a low power sensor node radio for an ad-hoc network for military applications and... Agent: Burns & Levinson, LLP
20100190518 - Secondary data transmission in a group communication transmission data stream: A system, method, and wireless communication device that allow the transmission of secondary data in a group-communication data stream between wireless communication devices across a wireless communication network. The wireless communication device selectively transmits at least group-directed voice communication data to other members of a communication group, such as a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190520 - Link adaptation by channel bundling in a wireless communication system: The present invention relates to a method of reducing interference in a communication system supporting multiple radio channel communication scheme and wherein a communication link can be established between a transmitter and a receiver. In the method the transmitter first determines (301) interference level at the transmitter, and then based... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards
20100190519 - Method and apparatus for muting a digital link in a distributed antenna system: System and methods for muting a digital link in a distributed antenna system are provided. In one embodiment, a device for processing signals a distributed antenna system (DAS) is provided. The device comprises: a first signal path for transporting digital data signals; a controller for monitoring events affecting the first... Agent: Fogg & Powers LLC
20100190521 - Power controlling method and corresponding base station: A power controlling method and corresponding base station for controlling the transmission power of each user terminal are disclosed, in which, each user terminal is paired into virtual MIMO transmission. In the solution, first, determining the transmission power of each user terminal that makes the sum of the transmission power... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent
20100190523 - Method and apparatus for transitioning between evdo and cdma 1x systems using redundant data call blockings: A method and apparatus of optimizing transitioning between EVDO and CDMA 1× systems in a hybrid access terminal, the method having the steps of: preventing a reconnect data call from being sent from the hybrid access terminal. The preventing step including checking whether a transition between an EVDO and a... Agent: Docket Clerk Kelly-krause
20100190522 - Methods and apparatus for a mobile unit with device virtualization: A multi-context mobile unit includes a processor, a user interface coupled to the processor and configured to accept user input, a storage component coupled to the processor, and an input/output module coupled to the processor and configured to interact with at least one external network, wherein the processor is configured... Agent: Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz, P.C. (symbol)
20100190524 - Portable electronic device: According to one embodiment, a portable electronic device includes a first unit configured to be placed on a mounting surface, a second unit swingably connected to the first unit, a projector module in the second unit, and a tilt sensor in the second unit, the tilt sensor being configured to... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20100190525 - Print onto a print medium taking into account the orientation of previously printed content: A method is describe in which an orientation indicator on a print medium inserted into a printer is sensed, the orientation indicator identifying the orientation of content previously printed on the print medium, the orientation of the content previously printed on the print medium is determined, and print data is... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100190527 - Apparatus and method for peripheral device control in portable terminal: An apparatus and a method for a peripheral device control in a portable terminal are provided. In the method for the peripheral device control in the portable terminal, the method includes selectively changing a communication path between a communication modem and a storage to a communication path between a controller... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC
20100190526 - Cellular telephone using multiple accounts: A cellular telephone instrument having a plurality of SIM card slots has a plurality of SIM cards inserted, each of the SIM cards identifying a corresponding one service identity distinct from service identities identified by others of said SIM cards, and a control element in the instrument enabling selection of... Agent: Ibm Corporation
20100190528 - Signal processing device: The present disclosure provides a signal processing device comprising: a first substrate, one side surface thereof being provided with at least a first contact and a second contact while the other side surface thereof being provided with at least a third contact and a fourth contact, there being an electrical... Agent: Lee & Hayes, PLLC
20100190530 - Foldable portable terminal: In a foldable portable terminal, a display device 6 is contained in a first housing 2. The display device 6 includes a display panel 4 that is longer in a lateral direction, and a driver 5 for driving the display panel 4. A pair of first hinge bearing portions 2a... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100190531 - Mobile electronic device and method of displaying on same: A mobile device and a displayed information protection method suitable for use with the mobile device are disclosed. In response to a trigger signal, a control unit determines if information presented on a display contains confidential information. If confidential information is displayed, the confidential information is concealed or removed from... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20100190529 - Portable electronic device and display control method employed in the same: Provided is a portable electronic device which can equalize deterioration of a display device and reduce a deterioration speed, even during a time when a user is performing input operation. When the user is continuously using (operating) keys other than call start and call end keys (14a, 14b), it can... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20100190532 - Dynamically provisioning a device with audio processing capability: An executable is downloaded to an audio output device over a communications link. The executable may configure the audio output device to decode audio encoded in a specified format. The executable may also or alternatively include other audio processing software. The audio may include voice and/or audio playback, e.g., music... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190533 - Method and system for wireless coverage redundancy: Devices and methods are provided for providing wireless coverage redundancy in case, for example, the backhaul of an access point (AP) base station is not available. In one embodiment, the method involves monitoring the backhaul, and in response to the backhaul being available, facilitating communication between an access terminal (AT)... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100190535 - universal adaptor for different chargers and different cellular telephones: An adaptor with few different power input connectors for connecting the adaptor to various cellular telephone chargers :from one side, and with few different power output connectors for connecting the adaptor to various cellular telephones from the other side. The adaptor enables to charge different cellular telephones by chargers that... Agent: Uzi Ezra Havosha & Partners
20100190534 - Portable electronic device and charging method thereof: A portable electronic device and a charging method thereof are disclosed. The portable electronic device comprises an electronic device main body, a power storage module, a moving module, and a first solar panel. The power storage module is used for providing the power for the electronic device main body. The... Agent: Bacon & Thomas, PLLC
20100190536 - Headset holster: A headset holster receives a small headset and includes a base member having a top face and a bottom face. A pair of protrusions extend from the top face. A channel is formed between the pair of protrusions. An elastic strap extending between the pair of protrusions, over the channel.... Agent: Law Offices Of Clement Cheng
20100190537 - Communication terminal: Each of the cases C1 and C2 is formed in a plate. A sliding mechanism SL1 is slidably coupled with the case C1 and the case C2. A Felica circuit 24 is provided with an antenna (24a), and is contained in the case C2. A magnetic sensor 28 is contained... Agent: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP07/22/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. category listing
20100184368 - Feeding apparatus for monopole antenna and related analog broadcast player system and integration system: A feeding apparatus for a monopole antenna having a radiating unit and a grounding unit is for transmitting a multimedia signal to a multimedia player device coupled to the radiating unit. The feeding apparatus includes a first feeding unit coupled to an inner conductor of a coaxial cable for feeding... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20100184367 - Transmission plug and related complex earphone and radio player: A transmission plug for a complex earphone is disclosed. The complex earphone is capable of receiving a broadcast signal and sending out an audio signal. The transmission plug includes a first metal ring for providing an audio grounding, a first insulation layer formed inside the first metal ring, a second... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20100184369 - Cooperative communication method for vehicular communication: A cooperative communication method for vehicular communication is provided. The method in which when one vehicle transmits a signal to another vehicle, a signal of a transmission vehicle passes through a roadside device or a plurality of vehicles and thereafter signals having a plurality of paths are transmitted to a... Agent: Lahive & Cockfield, LLP Floor 30, Suite 3000
20100184370 - 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
20100184373 - Information terminal device: A mobile phone includes a display unit for visually confirming the information and an input unit for inputting the information. The display unit includes a display element, and the input unit includes an operation button. The mobile phone contains an electrode pair formed of a human side electrode and an... Agent: Beyer Law Group LLP
20100184372 - Network device and method of transmitting content from a first network device to a second network device: The invention relates to a method comprising the steps of: a first network device (DEVI) outputting content (CONT), the first network device (DEVI) retrieving an address (ADDR2) of a second network device (DEV2) from a third device (DEV3), and the first network device (DEVI) transmitting said content (CONT), which was... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing
20100184371 - Transmitters for wireless power transmission: Exemplary embodiments are directed to wireless power transfer. A wireless power transmitter includes a transmit antenna configured as a resonant tank including a loop inductor and an antenna capacitance. The transmitter further includes an amplifier configured to drive the transmit antenna and a matching circuit operably coupled between the transmit... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100184376 - Bluetooth communicator, short range wireless communicator and communication method: While a handsfree device being multi-profile compatible is maintaining a connection for a handsfree profile (HFP) with a mobile phone handset, the handsfree device cuts off the connection for the HFP based on a user's operation. After cutting off, the handsfree device establishes a connection for a dial-up network profile... Agent: Posz Law Group, PLC
20100184375 - Electronic apparatus and communication state notification function control method: According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a communication module, a communication state notification module, a notification function information obtaining module, and a notification function control module. The communication module executes close proximity wireless transfer. The communication state notification module notifies at least one of a start time and... Agent: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
20100184374 - Electronic apparatus and communication state notification method: According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a communication module, a content information acquisition module, and a communication state notification module. The communication module executes close proximity wireless transfer. The content information acquisition module acquires content information about at least one content item to be transmitted between the communication... Agent: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
20100184377 - Mapping wireless proximity identificator to subscriber identity for hotspot based wireless services for mobile terminals: A hotspot access point enables a mobile wireless device to resume a service with a network server when service is interrupted by the mobile device moving out of the coverage area of the access point. A short-range communication link is established by the access point with the mobile device based... Agent: Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz LLP
20100184378 - Methods, systems, and devices for detecting and indicating loss of proximity between mobile devices: Methods of detecting proximity between a mobile terminal and a wireless accessory device having an associated support function for use with the mobile terminal include establishing a wireless communication connection between the wireless accessory device and the mobile terminal. The established wireless communication connection is utilized to provide the associated... Agent: Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec, P.A.
20100184379 - Information processing system, information processing apparatus, and information processing program: A first apparatus includes a first communication section 18 for performing either data transmission or data reception by using a first short-distance wireless communication scheme. A second apparatus includes a second communication section 26 for performing either data transmission or data reception by using a second short-distance wireless communication scheme.... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, P.C.
20100184381 - 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
20100184380 - Mitigating intercarrier and intersymbol interference in asynchronous wireless communications: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate mitigating intercarrier and intersymbol interference in symbol transmissions over wireless communications where transmitter and receiver may not be time synchronized. Symbol periods can be extended for transmitting symbols such that an original symbol can be transmitted with one or more duplicated symbols keeping... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100184382 - Charging devices for portable electronic devices: The present invention provides a charging device (100) for a portable electronic device (200), the charging device (100) arranged to provide power to the portable electronic device (200) upon physical coupling with the portable electronic device (200), the charging device (100) comprising one or more charging couplings to provide physical... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP
20100184383 - Power management in low power wireless link: The invention relates to a communication system comprising a first and a second communication device, each comprising transmit and receive units for establishing a wireless link between the devices, wherein the first device is a portable listening device. The invention further relates to a method, a data processing system and... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100184384 - Integrated circuit for signal analysis: An integrated circuit comprises a main bus, one or more integrated processors, an external bus interface, memory, internal bus controller, a signal analyzer, timers, reset/clock generator, radio controller, optional data converters, and optional radio. The signal analyzer performs both time-domain and frequency-domain analysis of the input signal and supplies data... Agent: Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, LLP
20100184386 - Apparatus and method for controlling a signal: The disclosed embodiments relate to an apparatus and method for controlling transmission of a transmitted signal in a communications device. The apparatus includes a first antenna for receiving a first signal using a first polarization, a second antenna for receiving the first signal and a second signal and transmitting the... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC
20100184385 - Data communication system and data communication method: A data communication system and a data communication method are provided. The data communication system comprises a bidirectional cable, an antenna, a receiving and a function circuit block. The bidirectional cable transfers data through a high and a low frequency band. The antenna is to receive and transfer the analog... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP
20100184387 - Wireless apparatus: This invention is directed to a wireless apparatus to carry out transmission and reception by either a digital communication system or an analog communication system and, in particular, provides a technical method to change over a signal system for a transmission electric wave. Concretely, when a carrier is received, a... Agent: Robinson Intellectual Property Law Office, P.C.
20100184388 - Mobile wireless communications device comprising multi-frequency band antenna and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a housing and a multi-frequency band antenna carried within the housing. The multi-frequency band antenna may include a main loop conductor having a gap therein defining first and second ends of the main loop conductor, a first branch conductor having a first end... Agent: Allen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist - Rim
20100184390 - Method and system for extending dynamic range of an rf signal: Aspects of a method and system for extending dynamic range of an RF signal are provided. In this regard, an amplitude signal that is representative of an amplitude of a pair of baseband signals may be generated, an amplitude of the generated amplitude signal may be modified according to a... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100184389 - Wireless communication unit, integrated circuit and method for biasing a power amplifier: A wireless communication unit (100) comprises a transmitter (120) arranged to transmit an envelope modulated signal. The transmitter (120) comprises a radio frequency power amplifier (124) operably coupled to a logarithmic detector (210, 310) and a bias control circuit (126) arranged to set a direct current bias level of the... Agent: Larson Newman & Abel, LLP
20100184391 - Swept notch ultra wide band (uwb) transmitter: A UWB or other transmitter reduces interference to a narrow-band victim receiver on a periodic basis by means of a frequency swept notch. The notch may be created using active interference cancellation signal processing or simple deletion of sub-carriers. Details are given of both methods.... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing
20100184392 - Transmitter linearization: One aspect of the invention includes a communication system that includes a tone generator configured to generate a first tone, a second tone, and a third tone. The third tone can have a frequency that is a harmonic product of at least one of the frequencies of the first and... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated
20100184393 - Mimo transmitter: A MIMO transmitter capable of highly efficient power amplification over a wide dynamic range or for a high PAPR signal. In the MIMO transmitter (100), an amplifier (150) amplifies an input signal and outputs the amplified signal to an antenna (170). An amplifier (160) amplifies an input signal and outputs... Agent: Christensen O'connor Johnson Kindness PLLC
20100184394 - Simplified high frequency tuner and tuning method: A disclosed method tunes a signal from a channelized spectrum having a predetermined channel spacing. A signal of interest having a predetermined maximum bandwidth is mixed with a local oscillator signal, which has a frequency that is an integer multiple of the channel spacing or one-half of a channel spacing... Agent: Jon E. Kappes Law Offices Of Steven G. Lisa, Ltd.
20100184395 - Adaptive channel scanning for detection and classification of rf signals: An approach and apparatus for adaptive scanning for detection and classification of an RF signal. Time-domain and frequency-domain information are acquired and processed over a broad band of frequencies segmented into channels to produce signal features. The signal features are classified using a signal classifier into signal discriminants, from which... Agent: Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, LLP
20100184396 - Configurable all-digital coherent demodulator system for spread spectrum applications: A configurable all-digital coherent demodulator system for spread spectrum digital communications is disclosed herein. The demodulator system includes an extended and long code demodulator (ELCD) coupled to a traffic channel demodulator (TCD) and a parameter estimator (PE). The demodulator also includes a pilot assisted correction device (PACD) that is coupled... Agent: Dickstein Shapiro LLP
20100184397 - Method and system for dc compenstation: A technique for performing AGC and DC compensation in a receiver. The receiver comprises an energy estimator for generating an estimate of the level of a received signal; an RF device to apply gain to the received signal; an AGC for controlling the RF device gain based on the energy... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100184398 - Method and system for noise suppression in antenna: A system includes an antenna to receive a communications signal, an amplifier coupled to the antenna to amplify the communications signal, and a processor coupled to the amplifier to process the communications signal using high-order statistics to suppress noise in the communications signal. The processor may use a bispectrum function... Agent: Raytheon Company C/o Daly, Crowley, Mofford & Durkee, LLP
20100184399 - Switched current resistor programmable gain array for low-voltage wireless lan and method using the same: A switched current resistor (SCR) PGA for constant-bandwidth gain control includes an inverting amplifier, a feedback resistor forming a feedback loop between an output side and an input side of the inverting amplifier, and a switched current resistor (SCR) array connected in parallel to the feedback resistor, and configured to... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.
20100184400 - Localized personal emergency response system: A personal emergency response system oriented to mobile individuals uses cell phones or other wireless devices as sources of an emergency indicating signal. A personal profile associated with that signal can be evaluated, along with location information to determine which emergency device(s) should be activated and which local messages should... Agent: Honeywell/husch Patent Services
20100184401 - Safetylert: The GPS reverse geocoder database software technology, embedded within each respective device, significantly increase the accuracy of address intelligence and emergency response time, quickly locating device. The embodiment of this invention will give emergency officials the capability of intervening or preventing an act of crime; prompt assistance in a medical... Agent: Mary E Spence
20100184402 - Monitoring communication events involving a handset in real time: Communication networks and methods are disclosed for allowing a party (i.e., a controlling party) to monitor the usage of a handset in real time. The handset being monitored (i.e, a reporting handset) may be involved in one or more communication events, such as initiating or terminating voice calls, initiating or... Agent: Duft Bornsen & Fishman, LLP
20100184403 - Advice of charging (aoc) services in ims networks: IMS networks, subscriber databases, and methods are disclosed for providing AoC services in IMS networks. The subscriber database is provisioned with AoC indicators for IMS users that subscribe to AoC services. An S-CSCF in an IMS network receives a first register message from an IMS user, and transmits a second... Agent: Duft Bornsen & Fishman, LLP
20100184404 - System and method for enhanced mobile user rewards: Coincident with the evolution, maturation, etc. of wireless messaging ecosystems an infrastructure that supports offering to mobile subscribers different types of rewards (for example, possibly inter alia, cash, free service offerings, product coupons and/or discounts, popularity indicators, etc.) for specific mobile subscriber behaviors including, possibly inter alia, a mobile subscribers'... Agent: Edell, Shapiro & Finnan, LLC
20100184405 - User profile based content delivery between a standard handset and a femtocell device: An access device receives content from a broadband IP network to be communicated to a wireless handset over a radio access network (RAN). The access device acquires a user profile utilized in the radio network for the wireless handset. Based on the acquired user profile, the access device determines transmission... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100184407 - Communication system, authentication server, and communication method: An authentication server according to the present invention performs authentication of a first access to the Internet via a base station, and stores a usable base station identifier identifying a radio base station usable by the radio terminal to access the Internet. When a base station identifier of a different... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20100184408 - Line number porting for mobile devices: Methods, systems, apparatus including computer program products having instructions for porting numbers are provided. In one example system and method, a vPBX system can receive a request from a user to port an existing phone number to the vPBX system. The vPBX server can identify a porting authentication template, based... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C.
20100184406 - Total integrated messaging: A messaging system may be integrated into a vehicle for electronically sending and receiving messages including textual content. The messages may be email, text messages, and/or instant messages. The messaging system may communicate, via a wireless transceiver, with a communication device located within the vehicle. The communication device may provide... Agent: Capitol City Techlaw, PLLC
20100184409 - Device and method for managing voice messages: A device and method for managing voice messages using a graphic user interface (GUI) to display text transcribed from the content of a voice message, to parse the transcribed text and to use the parsed data for an application running on a device. The present invention hence supplants the current... Agent: Mark David Fox
20100184410 - Method and device for hiding messages: Based on user configuration, a main messaging user interface screen on a messaging device either presents a list of references to messages stored on the device based on a complete index of references to the stored messages or based on a filtered index of references to the stored messages. References... Agent: Ridout & Maybee LLP
20100184413 - Method and apparatus for providing automatic international and local call dialing in a mobile communication terminal: A method and apparatus for providing automatic international and local call dialing in a mobile communication terminal. Country identification information is received from a network in which the mobile communication terminal is currently located. When a request for an outgoing is received from a user, a country code corresponding to... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20100184411 - Method and system for controlling data distribution via cellular communications utilizing an integrated femtocell and set-top-box device: Aspects of a method and system for controlling data distribution via cellular communications with an integrated femtocell and set-top-box (IFSTB) device are provided. In this regard, a cellular enabled communication device may detect when it is within cellular communication range of a femtocell. Upon detection of the femtocell, the cellular... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100184412 - Method and system for internet communication by mobile phone: A system for Internet communication by mobile phone includes a server and a gateway. The gateway is connected to a mobile phone via a wireless network, and connected to the server via Internet. The gateway allows login to the server according to access authorization information transmitted by the mobile phone,... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss
20100184414 - Method and system for processing and delivery of multimedia content by an integrated femtocell and set-top-box device: Aspects of a method and system for processing and delivery of multimedia content by an integrated femtocell and set-top-box device are provided. In this regard, a cellular enabled communication device may communicate its capabilities, preferences, and/or settings to an integrated femtocell and set-top-box device, wherein the integrated femtocell and set-top-box... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100184415 - System and method of providing identity correlation for an over the top service in a telecommunications network: A system, method and node of providing identity correlation for an Over The Top (OTT) service in a telecommunications network. The method includes the steps of providing user information to a database associated with the OTT service and sending an identification cookie to a User Equipment (UE) of the user.... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100184416 - Attribute and location based entity presentation in presence based communication systems: Presence information and communication options for contact entities (people and other) of a user are provided to the user based on the user's own location. The user's location information is used as initial criterion to filter contact entities. Further filtering is performed based on presence attributes of nearby contacts such... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20100184417 - Method and system for effecting data communications with a wireless device: A method for effecting data communications with a wireless communication device includes: (a) configuring the wireless communication device for responding to at least one predetermined alert for initiating the data communications with at least one predetermined communicant; (b) transmitting the at least one predetermined alert to the wireless communication device;... Agent: Law Office Of Donald D. Mondul
20100184418 - Methods and devices for control of explicit call transfer: The invention relates to a method for controlling an explicit call transfer during a call in a telecommunications network comprising a switching node and an intelligent network, the intelligent network comprising a service control entity and a service switching entity. The service switching entity detects that explicit call transfer is... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20100184421 - A method and apparatuses for allocating service area identifiers in a wireless system: The present invention relates to a method for allocating service area identifiers (SAI) for a femto cell (200A) upon the femto cell (200A) being created. According to the method, information is received about detected cells obtained by scanning performed by a femto radio base station (210A) that is serving the... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP
20100184420 - Method and apparatus for prolonging battery life in a mobile communication device using motion detection: A telecommunication device is equipped with circuitry that can detect phenomena indicative or predictive of motion of the telecommunications device, such as GPS circuitry. When the circuitry determines that the telecommunication device is stationary, it controls the device to perform neighboring cell polling at relatively large intervals or not at... Agent: Ip Legal Services
20100184419 - Systems and methods for displaying presence information in communication devices: A communications system may include a communication device that may be configured to display presence information for one or more contacts. The presence information may include a current time for a location associated with the contact, a time zone associated with the contact, status information, and/or other suitable presence information... Agent: Workman Nydegger 1000 Eagle Gate Tower
20100184422 - Web-hosted framework for mobile applications: Embodiments are directed towards providing a web-based framework for access and use of mobile device applications within an application stack. The mobile device includes a mobile web framework application (MWFA) that, when the mobile device boots up, seeks to connect online to a remote web-based interface manager. The remote interface... Agent: Yahoo! Inc. C/o Frommer Lawrence & Haug LLP
20100184423 - Method and system for installation and configuration of a femtocell: Aspects of a method and system for installation and configuration of a femtocell are provided. In this regard, information for configuring a femtocell to operate in a specified location may be received by the femtocell and may be utilized to configure one or more parameters of the femtocell. Once the... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100184424 - Method for transmitting and receiving control data in mobile telecommunications system and transmitter and receiver of mobile telecommunications: A method for transmitting and receiving control data of a PDCP layer, a transmitting apparatus and a receiving apparatus in a mobile communication system are disclosed. Several control information (e.g., information regarding a status report and information about an HC feedback) are simultaneously transmitted through a single control PDU, so... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100184425 - Automatic fall behind warning method and system: Disclosed relates to an automatic fall behind warning method and system applied in a group activity environment. Each individual in the group corresponds to a node and all of such nodes form an independent network. The method initializes an outside node table for the group and gets a link quality... Agent: Lin & Associates Intellectual Property, Inc.
20100184426 - Method for mobile communications, a mobile communication device and a node in a mobile communications network for reducing the call setup delay: The invention relates to a method for a mobile communications, a mobile communication device (1), a node (N1, N2) in a mobile communications network (RAN, CN). The method comprises the step of sending a service request (307) from a mobile communication device (1) to a mobile communications network (RAN, CN),... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100184427 - 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
20100184428 - Local roaming number server: Another embodiment is directed to a wireless network. The wireless network comprises a visitor location register to store information about wireless devices that are located in a coverage area associated with the wireless network and a switching center to establish calls with wireless devices located in the coverage area associated... Agent: Fogg & Powers LLC
20100184429 - Method and device for obtaining candidate information: A method, computer readable medium and mobile device for operating using more than one Radio Access Technology (RAT) are provided. When the mobile device is operating in a serving cell of a first RAT, it obtains, through at least one of wireless access radios in the mobile device, a first... Agent: Smart & Biggar
20100184430 - Mobile wireless terminal apparatus and base station search method: A terminal control unit controls a 1× reception signal process unit, searches for a base station which supports a 1× method, and starts wait for occurrence of signal reception. Then, the terminal control unit periodically executes a nearby base station measuring process, controls the 1× reception signal process unit, and... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20100184431 - Method and system for registering femtocells to provide service: Aspects of a method and system for registering femtocells to provide service are provided. In this regard, a communication device may be operable to determine a plurality of femtocells within a vicinity of its location. The communication device may be operable to receive information communicated from one or more of... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100184432 - Mobile communication system for low power consumption, call control server and access gateway: It is provided a mobile communication system comprising base stations, call control servers and access gateways. The call control servers cause a mobile terminal accommodated in one of the control server to transmit the location registration request so that the mobile terminal accommodates in another control server according to a... Agent: Mattingly & Malur, P.C.
20100184434 - Method and apparatus for performing measurement on neighboring cells in a mobile communication system: A method for performing measurement on neighboring cells in a mobile communication system is provided. The method measurement method includes generating raw measurement result values by performing measurement on received signals from neighboring cells; receiving measurement-related parameters to be applied to neighboring cells having raw measurement result values exceeding an... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20100184433 - Method for wireless system selection optimization: A method for improved system selection by wireless mobile devices in 3GPP networks is provided. Location data is retrieved by the wireless device to estimate an initial system on which the wireless mobile device will attempt initialization. Using the location data, an absolute radio frequency channel number (ARFCN) associated with... Agent: Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP (rim)
20100184438 - Method of handling radio baerrer resumption, wireless communication device and wireless communication system thereof: A method of handling radio bearer resumption is illustrated in an exemplary embodiment of the present invention to prevent the transmission stall and the reception on the suspended signaling radio bearer and the suspended data radio bearers. First the wireless communication device receives the connection reconfiguration message including the handover... Agent: Jianq Chyun Intellectual Property Office
20100184439 - Method, apparatus and system for reselecting or handing over to a cell: The present invention discloses a method, an apparatus and a system for reselecting or handing over to a cell. The method includes: querying, by a user equipment, a current macro cell in an identification list of neighboring macro cell(s) of an accessible AP, and determining that the accessible AP is... Agent: Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd (for Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd)
20100184435 - Methods and apparatus for providing a wireless expansion network: Methods and apparatus for providing a wireless expansion network. In an aspect, an apparatus includes an expansion circuit configured to identify at least one of a selected uplink (UL) channel and a selected downlink (DL) channel that are provided by one of a primary network and an expansion network, and... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100184436 - Radio base station and radio communication method: A radio base station according the present invention communicates with a radio communication terminal which has established a connection. The radio base station includes: a task manager 131 configured to acquire communication capability information indicating processing capability of CPU; a load judging unit 132 configured to judge whether or not... Agent: Hogan Lovells US LLP
20100184437 - Radio resource management based on parameters indicating imbalance between uplink and downlink: The present invention relates to methods and arrangements for radio base stations of a wireless communication network, enabling each radio base station to transmit parameters indicating imbalance between UL and DL to adjacent radio base stations, when it is triggered to do so. The adjacent radio base stations can then... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC
20100184440 - Mobile device network selection: The described implementations relate to automatic network selection in relation to wireless mobile devices. One method can be applied to a mobile device that has both Wi-Fi and cellular capabilities. The method can attempt to identify Wi-Fi network availability for the mobile device. This method also evaluates whether to configure... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20100184441 - Transmission of useful and control information during soft handover: First and second network-based radio stations receive information content, i.e., useful information, transmitted by a subscriber station and control information relating to the useful information. The first network-based radio station and the second network-based radio station transmit the control information, but only the first network-based radio station transmits the useful... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20100184442 - Communication method and, terminal apparatus and base station apparatus using the method: A packet communication unit (20) executes radio communications in such a manner as to be accessible to other terminal apparatuses that have already been communicating wirelessly with a base station apparatus. The signal processing unit (22) generates a connection request signal to be transmitted from the packet communication unit (20)... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP
20100184446 - Apparatus and method for adjusting offset in a wireless communication system: A Base Station (BS) includes an apparatus capable of performing an offset adjustment for a Mobile Station (MS). The BS can determine an offset mean value of the MS using a previously estimated offset of the MS if UpLink (UL) data received from the MS does not exist. The BS... Agent: Docket Clerk
20100184443 - Explicit layer two signaling for discontinuous reception: The embodiments of the present invention provide for methods, devices, and systems adapted to enable an eNodeB to instruct a user equipment (UE) to adjust its current discontinuous reception (DRX) parameter by Layer 2 signaling, in particular, via Layer 2 protocol data units.... Agent: Michael Blaine Brooks, P.C.
20100184445 - Method and apparatus for improving reconfiguration procedure for scheduling request: The present invention provides a method for improving a reconfiguration procedure for Scheduling Request (SR) in a user equipment (UE) of a wireless communication system. The method includes steps of receiving an upper layer request for reconfiguring an SR parameter of the UE, and applying new configuration provided by the... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20100184444 - Method and system for transmitting an uplink channel sounding pilot and base station and user equipment: A method for transmitting an uplink channel sounding pilot is used in the Long Term Evolution Project. The method includes: receiving, by a User Equipment, an uplink channel sounding pilot scheduling signaling; and transmitting, by the User Equipment, an uplink channel sounding pilot according to an indication in the uplink... Agent: Ladas & Parry LLP
20100184448 - Method of handling radio resource control connection establishment for a wireless communication system and related communication device: A method of handling RRC connection establishment for a UE in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method includes starting a timer associated with access barring, stopping the timer associated with access barring and performing barring alleviation when a RRC message for the RRC connection establishment is received.... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20100184447 - Radio communication control method, base station apparatus and user apparatus: The base station apparatus includes: a distributed transmission determination unit (12) configured to determine a number (NDRB) of resource blocks to be used for data transmission of a distributed transmission scheme for a user apparatus at predetermined time interval; and a division number determination unit (13) configured to variably determine... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.
20100184449 - Apparatus and method for 4-beamforming using radio units having two paths in wireless communication system: A base station is capable of performing 4-beamforming using Radio Units (RU), each having two paths in a wireless communication system. The base station includes a Digital Unit (DU), a first RU, and a second RU. The DU performs a mutual conversion function between an information bit line and a... Agent: Docket Clerk
20100184450 - Method and system for controlling parameters of a communication channel between a femtocell and a cellular enabled communication device: Aspects of a method and system for controlling parameters of a communication channel between a femtocell and a cellular enabled communication device are provided. In this regard, characteristics of a cellular communication channel established between a cellular enabled communication device and the femtocell may be communicated to a network management... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100184451 - Method and system for managing images and geographic location data in a mobile device: A method and system for managing images and associated geographic location data in a mobile device uses an integrated camera to generate one or more images. After generating an image, the system determines a geographic location associated with the image. The system then stores the image, the associated geographic location... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea
20100184453 - Method and system for receiving and sending navigational data via a wireless messaging service on a navigation system: A system and method are provided for receiving navigational data via a wireless messaging service on a navigation system. The system and method provide a way to send requests for destination information via the wireless messaging service and capture navigational data from the responsive message received, such as addresses, telephone... Agent: Capitol City Techlaw, PLLC
20100184452 - Position tracking system and method for portable terminal: Disclosed is a position tracking system and method for a portable terminal. If a portable terminal is connected to a computer via wired/wireless communications, the portable terminal transmits a certain software program and identification information to the computer so as to silent-install the certain software program on the computer. Upon... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP
20100184454 - Mobile radio communication devices and methods for operating the same: In an embodiment, a mobile radio communication device is provided. The mobile radio communication device may include a mobile radio communication protocol circuit configured to provide a home base station function for a mobile radio communication with another mobile radio communication device, and a memory configured to store a home... Agent: Viering, Jentschura & Partner
20100184455 - Method and apparatus optimizing receipt of call/broadcast paging messages by self-powered wireless communications devices: A wireless communications network (120) responds to each incoming call placed to a wireless communications device (134) by transmitting a call-paging message (418) within a corresponding partition of a digital radio frame of prescribed format. Responsive to each occurrence of a broadcast event (404), the network transmits (414) a repeating... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
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20100184457 - Device for determining a device position: A device for determining a device position, which includes a receiver for receiving signals of a plurality of transmitters and a determiner for determining reception powers of the signals of the plurality of transmitters. The device further includes a provider for providing transmitter positions of the transmitters on the basis... Agent: Schoppe, Zimmermann , Stockeler & Zinkler C/o Keating & Bennett, LLP
20100184458 - Method and arrangement for reducing battery power consumption of a user equipment: The present invention relates to a method and arrangements for saving battery power consumption of a UE in mobile telecommunication system. The method comprises the step of checking whether the UE fulfills at least one of the pre-determined criteria that a subscriber explicitly requests to receive paging at extended DRX... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20100184460 - Arrangement and method relating to connection of mobile stations: The present invention relates to an arrangement supporting dual mode operation or communication with a core network node using a first and a second mode via a first and a second interface respectively. It comprises parameter handling means adapted to collect or receive first parameters comprising configurable traffic load related... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC
20100184459 - Communication terminal and communication control method: It is possible to provide a radio communication terminal and a communication control method which can reduce the time of a out-of-cell state and perform reselection while continuing a wait operation. A mobile telephone (1) includes: a main communication unit (40) which transmits and receives a signal to/from one of... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20100184463 - Handheld display device for associating multimedia objects with printed substrates: A handheld display device for associating a multimedia object with a zone of a printed substrate. The device comprises: a memory storing multimedia objects; an optical sensor for imaging an area of the printed substrate and for generating image data; a processor for for determining interaction data using the image... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184475 - Handheld display device for filling in forms: A handheld display device for imaging a printed substrate containing a printed form and for filling in the form. The device comprises: an optical sensor for imaging an area of the printed substrate and for generating image data; a processor for determining interaction data using the image data, the interaction... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184461 - Handheld display device for interacting with printed hyperlinks: A handheld display device for imaging and displaying a printed substrate containing a printed hyperlink. The device comprises: an optical sensor for imaging an area of the printed substrate and generating image data; a processor for determining interaction data using the image data, the interaction data identifying a substrate identity;... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184473 - Handheld display device for playing and controlling audio associated with printed substrate: A handheld display device for imaging a printed substrate and controlling playback of audio associated with the printed substrate. The device comprises: an optical sensor for imaging an area of the printed substrate and for generating image data; a processor for determining interaction data using the image data, the interaction... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184471 - Handheld display device for playing and controlling video associated with printed substrate: A handheld display device for imaging a printed substrate and controlling playback of video associated with the printed substrate. The device comprises: an optical sensor for imaging an area of the printed substrate and for generating image data; a processor for determining interaction data using the image data, the interaction... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184469 - Handheld display device for playing video associated with printed substrate: A handheld display device for imaging a printed substrate and playing video associated with the printed substrate. The device comprises: an optical sensor for imaging an area of the printed substrate and for generating image data; a processor for determining interaction data using the image data, the interaction data identifying... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184468 - Handheld display device for revealing hidden content on a printed substrate: A handheld display device for imaging a printed substrate and revealing hidden content associated with the printed substrate. The device comprises: an optical sensor for imaging an area of the printed substrate and for generating image data; a processor for determining interaction data using the image data, the interaction data... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184466 - Handheld display device for translating printed text on a substrate: A handheld display device for imaging a printed substrate and translating printed text. The device comprises: an optical sensor for imaging an area of the printed substrate and for generating image data; a processor for determining interaction data using the image data, the interaction data identifying a substrate identity; a... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184476 - Interactive application for retrieving content via imaging of printed substrate: An interactive application for execution on a handheld display device having an image sensor, a transceiver and a touch-sensitive screen. The interactive application is configured to operatively control the device so as to perform the steps of: determining interaction data using image data captured by the image sensor, the image... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184464 - Method of associating multimedia object with printed substrate: A method of associating a multimedia object with a printed substrate using a handheld display device having a touch-sensitive screen and a transceiver for sending and receiving digital information. The printed substrate has a corresponding page description retrievable via a substrate identity. The method comprises the steps of: displaying, on... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184462 - Method of displaying hyperlinked information using handheld display device: A method of displaying hyperlinked information using a handheld display device having a touch-sensitive screen and a transceiver for sending and receiving digital information. The method comprises the steps of: imaging an area of a printed substrate and generating image data using an optical sensor, the printed substrate containing a... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184474 - Method of filling in form using handheld display device: A method of filling in a form using a handheld display device having a touch-sensitive screen and a transceiver for sending and receiving digital information. The method comprises the steps of: imaging an area of a printed substrate and generating image data using an optical sensor, the printed substrate containing... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184465 - Method of magnifying printed information using handheld display device: A method of magnifying printed content using a handheld display device having a touch-sensitive screen and a transceiver for sending and receiving digital information, The method comprises the steps of: imaging an area of the substrate containing printed content and generating image data using an optical sensor; determining interaction data... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184472 - Method of playing and controlling audio using handheld display device: A method of controlling audio playback using a handheld display device having a touch-sensitive screen and a transceiver for sending and receiving digital information. The method comprises the steps of: imaging an area of a printed substrate and generating image data using an optical sensor, the printed substrate containing printed... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184470 - Method of playing and controlling video using handheld display device: A method of controlling video playback using a handheld display device having a touch-sensitive screen and a transceiver for sending and receiving digital information. The method comprises the steps of: imaging an area of a printed substrate and generating image data using an optical sensor, the printed substrate containing printed... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184467 - Method of revealing hidden content on a printed substrate using handheld display device: A method of revealing hidden content associated with a printed substrate using a handheld display device having touch-sensitive screen and a transceiver for sending and receiving digital information. The method comprises the steps of: imaging an area of the substrate containing printed content and generating image data using an optical... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184477 - System for retrieving display data for handheld display device: A system for retrieving display data has a handheld device and a server. The handheld device includes an optical sensor for imaging an area of a printed substrate containing printed content; a processor for determining interaction data; a transceiver; and a touch-sensitive screen. The server is configured for: receiving the... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100184478 - Wireless communication system and personal digital assistant: A handset 2 comprises a transceiver 3 configured to transmit and receive data to and from a base 1, a data error detector 5 configured to determine whether or not there is an error in the data received by the transceiver 3, and a reception duration controller 8 configured to... Agent: Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack L.L.P.
20100184479 - System and apparatus for communicating digital data through audio input/output ports: A system for communicating digital data between a first and second device through audio input/output ports encodes the digital data into a series of audio frequency tones. The audio frequency tones are transferred between the devices as audio inputs. Audio decoding software residing on the devices monitors the audio inputs... Agent: Hornkohl Intellectual Property Law, P.l.l.c
20100184480 - Power load balancing in cellular networks: In one aspect, a system is provided. In one embodiment, the system includes a plurality of wireless base stations that are located in a contiguous spatial coverage region of a cellular communication system. Each wireless base station that is configured to generate a coverage pilot beam to enable wireless mobile... Agent: Hitt Gaines P.C.
20100184481 - Controlling advertising on displays: A data processing system for controlling a display. The system comprises a control unit connected to the display and a communication device connected via a communication link to the control unit. The control unit comprises a communication unit and a converter. The communication device is arranged to send messages via... Agent: The Law Office Of Michael E. Kondoudis
20100184484 - Deferring alerts: It is presented a method including presenting an alert on a display; detecting a user input associated with said alert, said user input having a momentum; and deferring said alert to be presented again at a new alert time, said new alert time being calculated as a time in the... Agent: Harrington & Smith
20100184483 - Handheld electronic device: A handheld electronic device including a data input module, a database and a display unit is provided. The data input module includes an image fetching unit and a pattern recognition unit. The image fetching unit is for fetching a pattern of an external object to produce image data. The pattern... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC
20100184485 - Mobile terminal having electronic paper and method for controlling the same: A mobile terminal having electronic paper and a method for controlling the same are provided, wherein the mobile terminal comprises: a first display unit configured to implement a role of electronic paper; a second display unit configured to be mounted at one side of the first display unit for implementing... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20100184482 - Modular communication apparatus: A communication device comprises a first structural module (101, 401) with a power source (120), as well as second (102, 302, 402), and third (103, 403) structural modules. The first structural module (101, 401) is between the second (102, 302, 402) and third (103, 403) structural modules. The assembled communication... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20100184486 - System and method for displaying cellular caller id on tv: Embodiments of the disclosed invention include a system and a method for displaying cellular caller ID on TV. In accordance with one embodiment, the caller ID information of a caller calling a cellular device of a subscriber is received at a mobile switching station. The caller ID information is routed... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP
20100184487 - Sound signal adjustment apparatus and method, and telephone: A telephone with a speaker and a microphone uses the speaker both as an electric-to-acoustic transducer, to reproduce the far end party's voice, and an acoustic-to-electric transducer, to capture external sound in the vicinity of the near end party. From the captured sound signal and the signal picked up by... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC
20100184488 - Sound signal adjuster adjusting the sound volume of a distal end voice signal responsively to proximal background noise: In a sound signal adjuster for use in telephone circuitry including a microphone capturing sound to produce a first sound signal and a loudspeaker, a second sound signal representative of a sound in a vicinity of the loudspeaker is obtained, and transitions are detected in the first and second sound... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC
20100184489 - Method and apparatus for reducing power consumption in a wireless device: A method and apparatus are provided for reducing power consumption within a wireless device operating on a downlink shared control channel. The method includes the steps of monitoring the downlink shared control channel for control messages, detecting an access grant from a cyclic redundancy check process, decoding the detected access... Agent: Husch Blackwell Sanders, LLP Husch Blackwell Sanders LLP Welsh & Katz
20100184490 - Portable terminal: A second housing portion 56 in which a magnet 63 of a second engaging portion 46 is disposed attracts an engaging pin 45 formed by a magnetic material, by a magnetic force to project the engaging pin 45 from the surface 11A of a first case 11, and a second... Agent: Christensen O'connor Johnson Kindness PLLC
20100184492 - Mobile phone having pop-up keypad: A slide mobile phone is provided. The slide mobile phone may include a first main body, a second main body connected to perform a sliding movement while contacting with the first main body, a rail formed along an inner side surface of the first main body, a keypad installed at... Agent: H.c. Park & Associates, PLC
20100184491 - Phone: A phone is provided. The phone comprises a first body having a first face, a second body having a second face facing the first face and connected to the first body so as to be slidable in a moving direction parallel to the first and second faces, guiding members protruding... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP
20100184493 - Mobile phone: A mobile phone has a housing and an antenna assembly configured in the housing. The housing has a front portion, a rear portion, a top portion, a bottom portion and a side portion. The antenna assembly has a telecommunication antenna operating as at least one wireless telecommunication band, a short... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC07/15/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. category listing
20100178864 - System and method for peer-to-peer transfer of multimedia content and reconciliation thereof: A system and method to enable a transfer of multimedia content between mobile telecommunication devices while maintaining the multimedia traffic within a wireless local network. Multimedia content may be sent from one of the mobile telecommunication devices and delivered to another one or more of the mobile telecommunication devices. The... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea
20100178865 - Voice communication method, device, and system: A voice communication method is provided. The method is applicable in a microwave communication device. For a sender, the method includes the following steps. A voice signal of a sender's headset is received. The voice signal is converted into voice information. Voice information and management information are processed to generate... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc. Ipr & Standards Department
20100178868 - Method and device for managing application data in an nfc system: A method for managing application data in an NFC system embedded or to be embedded in a portable object and including a contactless data sending/receiving interface, one or more host processors, and a data routing or transferring processor is described. The method includes generating internal application data in response to... Agent: Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP
20100178867 - Method and device for managing application data in an nfc system in response to contactless data sending or receiving: A method for managing application data in an NFC system embedded or to be embedded in a portable object including a contactless data sending/receiving interface, one or more host processors and a data routing or transferring processor is described. The method includes generating complementary application data in response to the... Agent: Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP
20100178866 - Power management of a near field communication apparatus: A method for managing power of an apparatus having near field communication capability is described. The apparatus is provided with at least one power saving mode. A near field communication tag reader is used to detect the proximity of a near field communication tag (41). In response to detecting the... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20100178870 - Apparatus and method for adaptive audio quality control using bluetooth: An apparatus and a method for playing an audio in an audio player using Bluetooth are provided. The method for playing an audio in an audio player using Bluetooth includes determining an available resource status of the player, transmitting audio data with decreasing audio quality when it is determined that... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20100178869 - Enhanced wireless handset, including direct handset-to-handset communication mode: A wireless handset is provided with enhanced features and capabilities. The wireless handset may be embodied as a full-featured handset that is capable of operating either within a wireless network (such as a cellular or PCS network) or in a direct handset-to-handset communication mode that is independent of the wireless... Agent: Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz LLP
20100178871 - Remote user interface for bluetooth™ device: A system and method of sending data pertaining to an accessory to a mobile device is disclosed. The accessory and the mobile device are communicable with one another using the Bluetooth™ protocol. A Bluetooth connection is established between the accessory and the mobile device. A Bluetooth query is received from... Agent: Moore And Van Allen PLLC For Semc
20100178872 - Initiating wireless communication between a vehicle and an access point: Methods and a vehicle are provided for initiating a short range radio frequency (RF) connection between the vehicle and an access point. The vehicle includes transceiver circuitry comprising receiver circuitry and transmitter circuitry, a Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver for receiving GPS coordinates, and a controller. The controller is coupled... Agent: Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz, P.C. (gm)
20100178873 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal and controlling method may be provided by which a specific one of various external devices neighboring a mobile terminal may be easily searched and may be connected to the mobile terminal by short-range communication.... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP
20100178875 - Interference cancellation system and method for wireless antenna configuration: Presently disclosed is a method for reducing interference in a wireless distributed antenna systems. In an embodiment, interference is reduced by selectively placing a first wireless remote unit in a reduced signal interference mode. A controller sends a signal, such as a reverse link power-down signal, to the first remote... Agent: Sprint
20100178874 - Method for performing active jammer suppression on electronic device, and associated apparatus: A method for performing active jammer suppression on an electronic device includes: performing down conversion on a received signal having in-band interference, in order to obtain at least one down-converted received signal; performing down conversion on a jammer signal derived from a jammer source causing the in-band interference, in order... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20100178876 - Network-extensible and controllable telephone: A system that includes a telephone adapted for connection to a data communications network. The telephone is capable of discovering other devices connected to the data communications network and using those devices to extend its own functionality. The telephone is also accessible and controllable by other devices on the data... Agent: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.l.l.c.
20100178877 - Communication system, transmission device, reception device, and synchronization method: Receiver (2) sequentially switches a preset frequency change amount in stages from a large value to a small value. According to the reception side frequency change amount, the reception side frequency candidate for detecting a synchronization signal is calculated. Synchronization signal detection unit (5) detects a synchronization signal transmitted from... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC
20100178878 - Capacitor, resonator, filter apparatus, communication device, and electric circuit: A capacitor is provided with a first electrode to which a direct current voltage is applied; a dielectric layer, which is arranged on the first electrode and is composed of an oxide dielectric material; and a second electrode, which is arranged on the dielectric layer, has a first portion where... Agent: Hogan Lovells US LLP
20100178879 - Rf power module: A technique is provided for achieving reduction in size of an electronic device with a power amplifier circuit, while enhancing the performance of the electronic device. An RF power module for a mobile communication device includes first and second semiconductor chips, a passive component, and first and second integrated passive... Agent: Mattingly & Malur, P.C.
20100178880 - Radiative focal area antenna transmission coupling arrangement: The present invention comprises a docking system for connecting a portable communication device to a further signal transmission line. The docking system may be arranged within a workstation such as a desk or a tray. The system may also envelope a room in a building or be located in a... Agent: Donald N. Halgren
20100178881 - Electronic device for detection and storage of rds signal data: An electronic device for detection and storage of RDS signal data comprises a first microprocessor unit for detecting and processing a data signal (IN) associated to a RDS signal received from a radio receiver unit (R). The first microprocessor unit has at least one output data signal (OUT), a main... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100178882 - Receiver: A receiver for receiving a radio frequency signal includes a filter, a calculator, and an adjuster. The filter has an adjustable passband and passes the received radio frequency signal within the passband so as to generate a filtered signal. The calculator calculates a signal-to-noise ratio of the received radio frequency... Agent: Posz Law Group, PLC
20100178884 - Adaptive beam-steering methods to maximize wireless link budget and reduce delay-spread using multiple transmit and receive antennas: A method and apparatus for adaptive beam-steering are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises performing adaptive beam steering using multiple transmit and receive antennas, including iteratively performing a pair of training sequences, wherein the pair of training sequences includes estimating a transmitter antenna-array weight vector and a receiver antenna-array... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20100178883 - System and method for power control in mimo systems: The return channel in a multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO) communication system is used to provide signal information on an individual-channel basis. In one embodiment, in a controlled factory environment, this information may be used to incrementing up or down the variable gain amplifier and/or the power amplifier of a MIMO... Agent: Crowell & Moring LLP Intellectual Property Group
20100178885 - Radio communication method and radio communication device: The radio communication method for transmitting a burst signal including a synchronization identification signal and a data signal according to the present invention comprises a step for comparing the error tolerances of the synchronization identification signal and the data signal and a step for varying transmission power(s) of one or... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20100178886 - Methods and apparatus for tuning and controlling output power in polar transmitters: A power tuning method determines values of a magnitude control signal that controls the magnitude of an amplitude-modulated power supply signal applied to a power supply port of a power amplifier of a polar transmitter and an amplitude control signal that controls the amplitude of a constant-envelope phase-modulated signal applied... Agent: Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (panasonic)
20100178887 - Blast shield for use in wireless transmission system: A blast shield includes a blast resistant housing having a transmission wall which allows transmission of wireless signals therethrough. The shield is especially useful for withstanding external explosions, shock waves and thermal shock such as may occur during the collapse or explosions in underground mines, buildings or other environments while... Agent: Sand & Sebolt
20100178888 - Radio wave receiving apparatus: A radio wave receiving apparatus is provided with a tuning circuit for bringing a receiving frequency of an antenna tuned in to a frequency of a desired wave, a frequency converting circuit for mixing a local oscillation signal with the signal received through the antenna, thereby converting the received signal... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC
20100178889 - Broadcast receiver for use in mobile communication terminal: A broadcast receiver for use in a mobile communication terminal includes a receiving antenna and an antenna tuning circuit connected to the receiving antenna. The receiving antenna receives broadcast signals tuned to the resonant frequency of the antenna tuning circuit by changing the resonant frequency. The antenna tuning circuit includes... Agent: Murata Manufacturing Company, Ltd. C/o Keating & Bennett, LLP
20100178890 - Receiving device and electronic equipment using the same: In an image rejection mixer, when a signal in the first radio frequency band is inputted to an input terminal, the first mixer and the second mixer convert the input signal in the first radio frequency band to a signal in the first intermediate frequency band by using the first... Agent: Pearne & Gordon LLP
20100178892 - Apparatus and method for reception control: A CPU 15 measures a temperature change amount at each reception timing of an broadcast information signal (PCH) of a predetermined period and determines the period of the reception timing of the broadcast information signal with reference to a table, stored in a memory unit 16, storing correspondences between the... Agent: Hogan Lovells US LLP
20100178891 - Method and circuit for calibrating analog circuit components: A method for calibrating an analog circuit component comprises the steps of: generating a first signal with a baseband frequency; generating a second signal by processing the first signal via the analog component to be calibrated; generating a third signal by processing the second signal via a power amplifier, wherein... Agent: Hamre, Schumann, Mueller & Larson, P.C.
20100178893 - Radio receiver and radio receiver front-end: A radio receiver front-end includes first and second RF receiver sections and an RF combining module. The first RF receiver section is coupled to receive an inbound RF signal and provide to a first representation of the inbound RF signal, wherein the inbound RF signal includes a desired signal component... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison
20100178894 - High-frequency receiver with multiple-channel digital processing: In the receive subsystem, the analogue-to-digital converter (40) works on the output of the low-noise amplifier (33), at a chosen rate (F), which corresponds to a bandwidth sampling. The processing stages comprise a custom circuit (5) with * an input memory (510) arranged to contain N successive digital samples, renewed... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20100178895 - Mobile communications system, base station, and mobile terminal: A mobile communications system including a mobile terminal 1 and a base station 2 which relays communications between a network and the mobile terminal 1, in which the base station 2 can deliver information to the mobile terminal 1 by using an MBMS, in which the base station 2 sets... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20100178896 - Method for processing service requests in a telecommunications system: A service request (SRV) comprising a second identifier belonging to a collection of identifiers identified by a first identifier (WPSI-I) is rejected or allowed to proceed depending on whether the current usage data stored in relationship with the first identifier reaches a value established by usage limit data stored in... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100178897 - Hash key generation apparatus and method for multiple cards communication system: A mobile station is provided. The mobile station has a plurality of removable user identification modules, key generation logic, and hash logic. The plurality of removable user identification modules are each configured to store unique corresponding information associated with a corresponding plurality of cellular subscriptions. The key generation logic is... Agent: Huffman Law Group, P.C.
20100178898 - Method and apparatus for unlocking a mobile telephone type wireless communication terminal: A method of unlocking a mobile terminal and a mobile terminal is disclosed. The mobile terminal is initially locked to the services of a mobile services provider. The mobile services provider transmits to a predefined telephone number associated with a service provider other than the mobile services provider, via the... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C.
20100178899 - Systems and methods for configuration of mobile computing devices: A system including a handheld mobile computing device and an external storage medium in communication with the mobile computing device, the storage medium having stored thereon preconfigured user information and security information.... Agent: K&l Gates LLP
20100178900 - Methods and systems for dynamic service flow using available battery power: Certain embodiments of the present disclosure relate to methods for improving a service flow of a mobile device based upon a different level of its available battery power. If the battery power availability is below a predefined threshold, then one or more power-saving techniques can be triggered that increase an... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100178901 - Method and arrangement in a communication device for registering an alarm time: A method and an arrangement in a communication device for registering a first point in time for triggering of an alarm are provided. The communication device may support a short range radio access technology. The communication device may effect payment of a product and/or a service by communicating with the... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP
20100178902 - Address book remote access and extensibility: Address book data available to a user such as contact information, group information, resource information, and similar data, are retrieved from a plurality of sources by a third party service. The retrieved data is customized for consistent presentation and provided to the user without the user's application having to communicate... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20100178903 - Systems and methods to provide personal information assistance: Systems and methods are provided to present information to assist an individual during social activities. For example, in response to a certain user gesture, or keywords in a voice conversation, a mobile device based system may capture audio and/or visual information to formulate an automated search to retrieve information for... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Gt Attn: Patent Docketing
20100178904 - Messaging service subscription: A messaging service system, including a call component for receiving a voice call from a caller and transmitting call data associated with the call, the call data including caller identification (ID) data; and a subscription server for receiving the call data, causing the call component to send a subscription acceptance... Agent: Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
20100178905 - Method and device for supporting call service: A method and a device for supporting a call service are provided. In the process of performing communication with another mobile communication terminal, a network identification number is detected from SID information received from a base station, a service provider of the other mobile communication terminal is determined based on... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC
20100178906 - Methods and apparatuses for configuration automation: Methods and apparatuses for automated configuring of user preferences. In one aspect of the present invention, a method to operate a data processing system, includes: detecting whether or not a portable device is connected to the data processing system; and automatically configuring one or more user preferences of the data... Agent: Apple Inc./bstz Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20100178909 - Apparatus and method for managing data in portable terminal: A portable terminal is capable of managing data. The portable terminal includes a controller, a display, a memory and a data management unit. The data management unit can sort pre-stored data in the memory as keyword-related data. The data management unit also can sort the pre-stored data depending on frequency... Agent: Docket Clerk
20100178908 - Communication device and method for managing communicaton data: A communication device and method for managing communication data include acquiring communication data of the communication device, searching the storage system for communication data of a selected contact according to an inputted name of the selected contact. The communication device and method further include generating a communication report of the... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss
20100178907 - Dynamically adjusting a power level utilizing reverse activity bits efficiently: Systems and methods for dynamically adjusting a metric that influences power management of an access terminal are provided. Initially, an access node is configured to distribute reverse-activity bits (RAB's) to the access terminal, which conveys data, at a particular rate, to the access node. Adjusting the dynamic metric involves establishing... Agent: Sprint Communications Company L.p.
20100178910 - Base unit adapted to provide a communications connection as well as a method of providing a communications connection: A base unit; which is arranged to provide a communications connection between a plurality of fixed communications units (2, 6, 12, 13) and at least one mobile communications unit, such as a headset (10), is arranged to adapt the bandwidth of the communications connection between the fixed communications units (2,... Agent: Altera Law Group, LLC
20100178911 - System and method using local wireless network for group communications: A system and method using a local wireless network for group communications are provided. The method includes establishing one of a plurality of mobile communication units as a master communication unit and establishing as slave communication units each of the plurality of mobile communication units that are not established as... Agent: Harris Corporation C/o Fox Rothschild, LLP
20100178912 - Automatic detection and correction of physical cell identity conflicts: A PCID conflict resolution procedure is implemented with the aid of a user terminal that is capable of detecting and reporting PCID conflicts between two neighboring neighbor cells. A base station in a serving cell configures measurement reporting by user terminals within the cell capable of reporting PCID conflicts. Once... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20100178913 - Low power apparatus for preventing loss of cell phone and other high value items: A system for the prevention of loss of wallets, keys, purses and the like. The system uses a programmable wireless appliance such as a cell phone as a wireless tracker, and utilizes lightweight wireless tag devices attached to the items to protected. A software application executes on the wireless appliance... Agent: Mark Rodgers
20100178915 - System and method for providing switching service between telematics terminal and mobile terminal: The present invention relates to method and system for providing a terminal switching service between a telematics terminal and a mobile terminal, and the method according to the present invention comprises a switching step for receiving a terminal switching request from the telematics terminal mounted in a vehicle on a... Agent: Jones Day
20100178914 - System and method of delivering content from a wireless communication unit: In one embodiment, a wireless communication unit is provided. The wireless communication unit comprises a transceiver operable to transmit to and receive wireless signals from one or more wireless devices in a service area of the wireless communication unit; a controller operable to manage operation of the transceiver and to... Agent: Fogg & Powers LLC
20100178916 - Method and system for notifying availability of femtocells to an electronic device: A method and system for notifying the availability of femtocells to an electronic device are provided. The method includes determining a fingerprint for each of the femtocells by a base station of a macrocell. The method also includes maintaining fingerprints of the femtocells by the base station. The method further... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20100178917 - Mobile communication terminal device, qos control device, mobile communication system, and method of guaranteeing qos: A mobile communication terminal device includes: an operation unit registering information related to a predetermined region in which a user desires QoS guarantee; a sending unit sending the information related to the predetermined region registered in the operation unit and information that can identify a current position of the mobile... Agent: Frommer Lawrence & Haug LLP
20100178918 - Methods and apparatus for mobile initiated reselection in a communication network: Methods and apparatus for mobile initiated reselection in a communication network. In an aspect, a method includes establishing at least one of a temporary block flow (TBF) downlink and a TBF uplink with a first cell, determining that reselection to a second cell is to be performed, and transmitting a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100178919 - Optimum technology selection: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate optimum technology selection within multi-modal configurations. A multi-mode mobile device can select and/or utilize a particular technology, system and/or configuration to provide optimal quality of service (QOS) in terms of various characteristics. For instance, an optimum technology can be selected and employed for... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100178922 - Apparatus and method for handover in mobile communication system: An apparatus and method for handover in a mobile communication system enables a Mobile Station (MS) to perform a normal handover without performing an unnecessary handover. A Base Station (BS) apparatus capable of preventing an unnecessary handover includes a handover manager. The handover manager receives handover information, including information about... Agent: Docket Clerk
20100178920 - Handover to any cell of a target base station in a wireless communication system: Techniques for performing handover of a user equipment (UE) in a cell-to-base station manner are described. The UE may receive a handover command to perform handover from a source base station to a target base station. The source base station may send context information for the UE to the target... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100178921 - Interference avoidance in a wcdma system: A method for a cellular system comprising base stations of a first and a second kind, which control cells of a first and second kinds, and a control function for the base station of the first kind. The control function maintains a list of cells in the vicinity of the... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100178923 - Method for relocating srns in a mobile communication system: A system and method for performing SRNS relocation in a communications system transmits radio resource information including a ciphering parameter from a source RNC to a target RNC, modifies the ciphering parameter to coincide with a deciphering parameter which a user terminal uses when out-of-sequence data is received, ciphers a... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP
20100178924 - Mobile station and base station: A base station 100 included in a first radio communication system includes: a monitor instruction unit 130 configured to instruct a mobile station 10 to monitor a reception power of an interference signal transmitted using a frequency assigned to a second radio communication system (frequency b) when the radio communication... Agent: Hogan Lovells US LLP
20100178925 - Method for estimating a radio coverage of a geographic area in a cellular mobile radio communication network: A method, and a related system, for estimating coverage of a selected geographic area by a cellular radio mobile communications network including a plurality of radio base stations, includes: dividing the selected area into a plurality of area elements and determining expected serving radio base stations expected to serve the... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
20100178926 - Communication method and communication system: There are provided a downlink frame generator 14 that generates a downlink frame for a downlink period in which a cell station 10 communicates with at least one personal station of the plurality of personal stations 20 in a predetermined frame format, and an uplink frame generator 24 that generates... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20100178927 - Method for transmitting pilot allocation information to user equipment in a multi-user multiple input multiple output system: A method for transmitting pilot allocation information from a base station for reception by at least one of a plurality of mobile stations participating in a Multi-User Multiple Input Multiple Output (MU-MIMO) communication, the method including the steps of generating pilot allocation information for the one mobile station, and transmitting... Agent: Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
20100178928 - Capacity protection/reservation based on location of end user mobile device: With the advent of communication devices including Global Positioning capability, for example, mobile communications networks and GPS may be coordinated to determine where a user is located and to reserve capacity in the mobile communications network should the user need to make a call. Example Embodiments include the GPS being... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C
20100178932 - Device and method for agps high accuracy positioning in unknown cell areas: The present invention relates to Assisted Global Positioning System (AGPS) high accuracy positioning in unknown cell areas. By using an approach of three alternative steps a reference position, needed for AGPS positioning, is determined. The first step involves using the location of any neighboring cell. The second involves using the... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20100178934 - Environment-specific measurement weighting in wireless positioning: The subject matter disclosed herein relates to a system and method for estimating a location of a mobile station based, at least in part, on one or more measurements obtained from the mobile station based at least in part on one or more signals received by the mobile station from... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100178931 - Location detection: A method of obtaining location information from at least one mobile communication device (2) in a system (100) for mobile communication comprising a central unit (1) capable of communicating with the mobile communication device, the method comprising the steps of: the mobile communication device repeatedly monitoring the identification of the... Agent: Leydig Voit & Mayer, Ltd
20100178929 - Network overlay geo-location system with smart antennas and method of operation: A system and method in a wireless communication system having plural base stations (10a, 10b, 10c) and a MSC (45) with a network overlay geo-location system.... Agent: Duane Morris LLP
20100178930 - Positioning method and navigation device: A positioning method is provided, particularly adaptable for a mobile device. Satellite signals are first received from at least one satellites. At least one first search process is performed on the satellite signals by using an adjustable integration time. A tracking process is then performed when the at least one... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP
20100178935 - Providing a location service in a wireless communications network using an indication of whether the location service is an emergency-related location service or a law enforcement-related location service: In a wireless communications network, a method of performing a location service with respect to a mobile station includes communicating a paging message containing an indication of whether the paging message is related to at least one of an emergency-related location service and a law enforcement-related location service. In another... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.
20100178933 - Terminal random access method for cellular radio communications system and method for generating group identifier: A terminal random access method for a cellular radio communications system and a method for generating a group identifier are provided. The terminal random access method for a cellular radio communications system includes steps of: transmitting random access preamble message by a terminal to a base station in a random... Agent: Oppedahl Patent Law Firm, LLC- China Pat
20100178937 - Method, system and device for grouping mobile instant messaging contact: The present invention relates to communication technologies, and provides a method, system and device for grouping a mobile Instant Messaging (IM) contact. The system includes a positioning module, configured to query information of a region at which a mobile terminal of a mobile IM contact locates; and an automatic grouping... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C
20100178936 - Systems and methods for mobile phone location with digital distributed antenna systems: Methods and systems for mobile phone location within a digital distributed antenna system (DAS) are provided. In one embodiment, a method comprises: receiving a request for location services from a subscriber unit located within a digital DAS, the digital DAS including a first partition of bandwidth for transporting digitized RF... Agent: Fogg & Powers LLC
20100178939 - Method of providing location-based service using location information of mobile terminal: Disclosed is a location-based service method using location information of a mobile terminal in a mobile communication system. In a location-based service providing method, second mobile terminals within a predetermined range of a first mobile terminal are searched for, status information and relative location information of one or more second... Agent: North Star Intellectual Property Law, PC
20100178938 - Systems and methods for customizing radio presets: Systems and methods are provided for customizing radio presets. The radio presets can be customized based on one or more of geographic location and user preferences. For example, radio presets bookmarking particular radio frequencies can be associated with a particular location. When a user device is in the particular location,... Agent: Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
20100178940 - Method and arrangement for positioning in a mobile telecommunication network: The present invention relates to a positioning node and method for determining a position of a target UE in a cellular mobile telecommunication network. The network comprises means for identifying the RBS that the target UE is connected to, whereby the location of the identified RBS is known, and means... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP
20100178942 - Efficient paging in a wireless communication system: Methods and apparatus for efficient two-stage paging wireless communications systems are described. Wireless terminals are assigned to paging groups. A few first paging message information bits are modulated (using non-coherent modulation) into a first paging signal and communicated from a base station to wireless terminals. WTs wake-up, receive the first... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100178941 - Paging information transmission method for effective call setup: Disclosed is the method for transmitting paging information in wireless communication system, a core network transmits a paging message including call related information and/or terminal related information, at least one of a network or terminal performs a next operation based on the paging message, thereby effectively minimizing call setup time... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20100178943 - Gate intercom with a wireless telephony interface: The present invention is directed to a telephony communication interface device. The device includes a communication transceiver configured to communicate with a remote system via a predetermined communication channel. A control circuit is coupled to the communication transceiver. The control circuit is configured to determine a device operating mode status... Agent: Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery
20100178948 - Apparatus and method for providing map information using short message service in portable terminal: An apparatus and method for providing map information using a short message service in a portable terminal are provided. An operation of the portable terminal includes extracting map data around a destination, generating a text message representing the map data, and sending the text message to a called party's portable... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20100178944 - Automatic email account creation: An email account is automatically created and associated with a communication device when an email is received for the communication device. The email is addressed using addressing information that includes a phone number associated with the recipient communication device, but does not include information identifying a network carrier associated with... Agent: Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP. (pa)
20100178946 - Communication apparatus and method of displaying received e-mail in communication apparatus: A communication apparatus includes: an e-mail creating unit configured to create the e-mail with specifying an e-mail address of a destination; an e-mail transmitting/receiving unit configured to transmit/receive the e-mail; a display unit provided with a received mail display area for displaying received e-mail set if necessary and a created... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC
20100178947 - Message service support method and portable device using the same: Provided is a message service providing method and portable device supporting the same, which includes generating at least one of a key input signal and a sliding sensor signal; and writing a message by activating a message write window set according to an environment of an application program which is... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC
20100178945 - Personal token having enhanced communication abilities for a hosted application: The invention relates to a personal token for a mobile telecommunication network, hosting application software. The personal token is operable to receive an over-the-air SMS message encapsulating commands directed to the application, open the SMS and extract the commands from the SMS. The steps of opening the SMS and extracting... Agent: Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney PC
20100178949 - Method and apparatus for transmitting data using information on communication environment: Provided is data transmission method and apparatus. A method for transmitting data from a first device to a second device includes detecting information on a communication environment of the first device; receiving information on a communication environment of the second device from the second device; and adjusting the QoS of... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC
20100178950 - Method and system for diversity processing including using dedicated pilot method for open loop: Diversity processing for closed loops may include combining a plurality of received multipath signals to estimate at least one processed diversity signal based on information from at one or more common channels. The common channels may include a dedicated pilot channel transmitted by each diversity antenna. The received multipath signals... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100178951 - Apparatus and mobile terminal: A mobile communication system includes a detecting unit that detects whether or not a first mobile terminal meets a predetermined requirement and a radio communication controller that provides, when the detecting unit detects the first mobile terminal as meeting the predetermined requirement, a predetermined radio communications service to the first... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC
20100178952 - Method and apparatus for uplink rate selection in the presence of multiple transport channels in a wireless communication system: Systems and methods for selecting data rates at which to transmit data over a primary uplink in the presence of one or more secondary uplink channels. One embodiment comprises a method including determining probabilities associated with numbers of attempted transmissions of data, determining the number of times pending data transmissions... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100178953 - Collaborative data sharing: A mobile communication terminal comprising: a memory for storing user data that is definable when the terminal is in use; a communication transceiver; and a communication controller arranged to identify that a communication link having the terminal as one endpoint and having another communication terminal as the other endpoint is... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20100178954 - Cellular telephone with a magnification device device and an illumination: A cellular telephone with a magnification device, an illumination device, a display device, and operating system implementing basic functions is disclosed.... Agent: Hunton & Williams LLP Intellectual Property Department
20100178955 - Mobile device comprising a navigation device: A mobile device (1) has a housing with an operating face (13) and at least one other surface area. The operating face includes a display screen and a keypad. The user interface further includes a navigational device. The navigational device (10) is placed in said other surface area of the... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20100178956 - Method and apparatus for mobile voice recognition training: A system and method for training an automatic speech recognition system to improve user-dependent and/or user-independent performance of the system. In some embodiments, a user of a mobile device is audibly prompted to respond with an audible response utterance or sequence that is then used to improve the effectiveness of... Agent: Intrinsic Law Corp.
20100178957 - Mobile device having an impact resistant input: A mobile device is disclosed having an impact resistant input located in at least one of the corners. In the event that the mobile device is dropped and lands on the corner input, a shock-absorbing member absorbs the energy of impact to prevent failure to a contact or input cap... Agent: Quarles & Brady LLP
20100178958 - Mobile phone: An improved portable mobile phone is disclosed wherein the mobile phone comprises two modules and the mobile phone can function properly when the two modules are physically connected as well as when the two modules are detached, and wherein the mobile phone has two modes of operation, one of which... Agent: Wang Su
20100178959 - Retractable speaker ear piece unit and phone watch containing the same: Retractable speaker ear piece unit and phone watch containing the same. Particularly, a retractable speaker ear piece unit, for using in an electronic device, the retractable speaker ear piece unit comprising a housing; a speaker ear piece positioned outside the housing; a retractable cord mechanism accommodated in the housing; and... Agent: Baker & Mckenzie LLP
20100178960 - Data conversion using a serial interface clock in a power amplifier module: In a mobile wireless telecommunication device, a bidirectional serial interface is used to transfer a digital representation of an analog value from a first chip associated with a power amplifier module to a second chip. In an exemplary embodiment, circuitry on the first chip receives this clock signal from the... Agent: Smith Frohwein Tempel Greenlee Blaha LLC
20100178961 - Mobile device with a smart battery: Various embodiments are described for a mobile communication device having a main processor for controlling the operation of the mobile communication device; a device memory coupled to the main processor for storing a plurality of battery information profiles; and a smart battery coupled to the main processor for providing supply... Agent: Bereskin And Parr LLP S.e.n.c.r.l., S.r.l.
20100178962 - Electronic device: It is an objective of the present invention to provide an electronic device that includes an sound signal generating unit, and that can be placed on a cradle including a sound producing unit, in which a sound signal generated by the sound signal generating unit is output to the cradle... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20100178963 - Portable electronic device: An electronic portable device includes two housings 10 and 20 and a connecting mechanism which connects housings 10 and 20 so as to allow housings 10 and 20 to be shifted from one state to another state by a rotating operation, wherein the connecting mechanism has first guide groove 31... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen07/08/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. category listing
20100173578 - Method, terminal and radio network controller for searching for the single frequency network cluster: A method for searching for a broadcast/multicast single frequency network cluster, when a terminal needs to receive the broadcast/multicast service in the broadcast/multicast single frequency network cluster, the terminal synchronizes to a non broadcast/multicast single frequency network cell which is associated with the broadcast/multicast single frequency network cluster; and the... Agent: Ladas & Parry LLP
20100173579 - Proximity synchronization of audio content among multiple playback and storage devices: A wireless communication system and in particular to a wireless communication system for digital audio players that provides for increased functionality, such as communication, interaction and synchronization between a computing platform and various mobile, portable or fixed digital audio players, as well as providing a communication link between the various... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
20100173580 - Shared user interface in a shared resource environment: A system and method for providing a secure user interface in a shared resource environment. Various aspects of the present invention may comprise establishing a first wireless communication link between a first system and a user interface system. A first wireless communication port may, for example, establish such a wireless... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100173581 - Method and apparatus for analysis and improvement of hand hygiene practices: A method and apparatus for analyzing the nature, location, position and orientation of hand hygiene dispensers within a facility and correlating that information with the usage experienced by each specific dispensers in order to correlate usage with physical characteristics of the dispenser, its location and position. Dispensers of various types... Agent: Renner Kenner Greive Bobak Taylor & Weber
20100173582 - Apparatus of analizing the construction productivity using rfid based on the wireless communication and thereof: The real-time construction productivity analyzing apparatus includes: an RFID tag including an ID code for identification of each equipment for construction work and attached to each equipment; a tag data management device for reading the ID code of the RFID tag in order to check a cycle time of each... Agent: Lucas & Mercanti, LLP
20100173583 - Communication apparatus, communication method, program, and communication system: A communication apparatus is provided including a display unit, a storage unit capable of storing therein display condition information in which a display instruction for causing the display unit to perform display processing or a non-display instruction for not allowing the display unit to perform the display processing is set,... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
20100173584 - Method for operating a short haul radio transmitting/radio receiving system conforming to a short haul radio communication standard and a master device for implementing said method: A method and apparatus for operating a short-haul radio transmitting/radio receiving system conforming to a short-haul radio communication standard wherein a maximum number of devices able to communicate is exceeded. The devices exceeding the maximum number of devices communicating with a master device are switched to a park mode and,... Agent: Mcdonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP
20100173585 - Seamless data communication experience: A method of providing a seamless data communication experience across a presence aware device and an additional presence aware device is disclosed. A data communication experience may be transferred from a presence aware device to an additional presence aware device when a user selects to switch to an additional presence... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20100173587 - Method and apparatus for spectrum access of secondary users in cognitive radio system: A method and apparatus for spectrum access of secondary users in a cognitive radio system are provided. The method includes: estimating parameters of a primary channel according to the Markov model used by the primary channel; selecting a primary channel that has the largest available bandwidth according to the estimated... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc. Ipr & Standards Department
20100173586 - Method and system for dynamic spectrum access: Methods and systems for dynamic spectrum access (DSA) in a wireless network are provided. A DSA-enabled device may sense spectrum use in a region and, based on the detected spectrum use, select one or more communication channels for use. The devices also may detect one or more other DSA-enabled devices... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew, LLP
20100173588 - Method and apparatus for suppressing radio frequency interference from bluetooth wireless communication channels: A method and apparatus whereby RF (radio frequency) interference in a Bluetooth wireless communications link is suppressed using an enhancement to the Bluetooth protocol which operates to eliminate noise that is induced on the RF path by external electronic interference. The sampling rate at a Bluetooth transmitter is doubled, and... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.
20100173589 - Method and apparatus of improving capacity of channel: A method and apparatus of improving capacity of channel is disclosed. A vector X(t) is generated based on a cycle period 1/T of a wide-sense cyclo-stationary (WSCS) noise and a whitening filter W(t) for decorrelating the WSCS noise in frequency domain. A scalar signal X(t) is generated by shifting the... Agent: Occhiuti Rohlicek & Tsao, LLP
20100173590 - Method and system for antenna selection diversity with biasing: Methods and systems for choosing at least one signal path are disclosed. Aspects of the method may include determining a signal quality metric for each of a plurality of signal paths, modifying the signal quality metric for each of the plurality of signal paths, and selecting at least one signal... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100173591 - Method and device for alternately allocating base-station signals to a limited number of channels of a test device: A method for testing a mobile radio device in a real test scenario, using a test device in which signal sequences, typical of mobile telephony, of a plurality of base stations are produced. The signal sequence of one base station each is allocated to one of the plurality of send/receive... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.
20100173592 - Radio communication device and radio communication method: A radio communication device according to the present invention adaptively controls directivity of a transmission radio signal by using a plurality of element antennas on the basis of a received radio signal received from a communication target counterpart radio communication device. The radio communication device includes a transmission controller configured... Agent: Hogan Lovells US LLP
20100173594 - Method and system for rf communication frequency arbitration: The present invention relates to bandwidth management or Arbitration of RF spectrum in multiple dwelling units through over-the-air channels and/or over power line channels. In one embodiment, each communication system including a base unit and/or extension unit scanning the usable frequencies for their particular set of optimal channels. And then... Agent: Snell & Wilmer LLP (oc)
20100173593 - Multiband microwave terminal: A multiband microwave transceiver device, MMT, is disclosed. The device includes a circuit for coupling with an antenna, A1, operating in a frequency range G1 corresponding to multimedia services, to rich media services (synchronized image and Internet). A circuit can couple with an antenna, A2, suitable for operating in a... Agent: Lowe Hauptman Ham & Berner, LLP
20100173595 - Radio frequency signal transmission system, radio frequency signal transmission connector and radio frequency signal transmission cable: A radio frequency signal transmission system is provided which includes a radio frequency signal transmission connector including an antenna for radiating a radio frequency signal having a predetermined frequency band, and a first dielectric body made of a material having a predetermined first permittivity and having the antenna cast therein,... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
20100173596 - Feed forward noise reduction in a transmitter: A circuit (200, 400, 500, 600, 700) for use in a transmitter in a base station in a wireless cellular access system, comprising a main line with a first filter (210) arranged in the main line with an input side (220) and an output side (230) in the main line.... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20100173597 - Method and system for level detector calibration for accurate transmit power control: Methods and systems for level detector calibration are disclosed and may comprise calibrating a level detector integrated on-chip to eliminate an associated zero input offset voltage utilizing a replica bias circuit with no input ac voltage at the level detector or the replica bias circuit. The offset voltages of the... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100173598 - Method and system for filter calibration using fractional-n frequency synthesized signals: A method and system for filter calibration using fractional-N frequency synthesized signals are presented. Aspects of the method may include generating an LO signal by a PLL circuit within a chip. A reference signal may be generated based on the generated LO signal and a synthesizer control signal. A frequency... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100173599 - Automatic gain control with out of band blocking signal compensation: One embodiment of the present subject matter includes a method of receiving an input signal. The method, in various embodiments, includes detecting a peak of the input signal and detecting an envelope of the input signal. In various embodiments, the peak and envelope are used to identify out-of-band blocking signals... Agent: Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
20100173600 - Diversity receiver and reception system switching method: An input section (109) allows the user to select and specify any of a diversity reception mode using two reception channels at all times, a single reception mode using a single reception channel at all times, or an automatic control reception mode for switching between the diversity reception and the... Agent: Pearne & Gordon LLP
20100173601 - Very low intermediate frequency (vlif) receiver: A very low intermediate frequency (VLIF) receiver comprising a first and second mixer circuits, characterised in that receiver comprises a means of estimating the energy in a desired signal band; a means of estimating the energy in a band of frequencies comprising the desired signal band; and a means of... Agent: Larson Newman & Abel, LLP
20100173603 - Method and system for transmitting and receiving warning message: Provided are a method and a system for transmitting and receiving a warning message that rapidly inform an adjacent hop of a dangerous situation that occurs on a road. The method for transmitting the warning message includes selecting one or more relay vehicles by using distances between vehicles and state... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20100173602 - Portable radio communication terminal and emergency broadcast transceiver system: In the event of a disaster, such as an earthquake, a Meteorological Agency' s server 3 commands a broadcast station 8 to commence an emergency broadcast and notifies an emergency broadcast receiving information distribution server 5 of seismic information by way of the Internet 3 and a portable cellular phone... Agent: Christensen O'connor Johnson Kindness PLLC
20100173604 - System and method for transmitting a warning message via a radio network: A system for transmitting a warning message via a radio network has a transmitter (1) and at least one receiver (2). The transmitter (1) has an antenna for transmitting the warning message (14) over the radio network. The warning message (14) transmitted by the transmitter (1) includes parameters (18) of... Agent: Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.
20100173605 - Virtual subscriber service: A Virtual Subscriber Service (VSS) is a system and method for operators to provide multiple mutually exclusive telephone numbers, each with its own unique plan features, to a subscriber who is associated with a single terminating device. VSS makes it possible for a subscriber to manage communications directed toward any... Agent: Smith Frohwein Tempel Greenlee Blaha, LLC
20100173607 - Mobile communications device with security features: A mobile communications device for communicating with a wireless network is described. The device includes a processor, a communications sub-system connected to the processor for exchanging signals with the wireless network and with the processor, a user input device connected to the processor for sending user input signals to the... Agent: Rim
20100173606 - Network-based subscriber calling restrictions: Methods and systems are provided that enable communication with a wireless device. In one such method, a communication event that is intended for a wireless device is detected and a user account associated with the wireless device is identified. Information associated with the user account is identified and a determination... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Ww
20100173608 - Safe application distribution and execution in a wireless environment: The present invention provides safe and secure application distribution and execution by providing systems and methods that test an application to ensure that it satisfies predetermined criteria associated with the environment in which it will execute. Furthermore, by using rules and permission lists, application removal, and a modification detection technique,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100173610 - Access stratum security configuration for inter-cell handover: Systems and methodologies are described that handle security activation during handover in a wireless network. A new access stratum (AS) key can be provided to a serving access point (and a related wireless device) before and/or while preparing a target access point during an inter-cell handover. The serving access point... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100173611 - Apparatus and method for controlling an incoming call in a mobile communication system: An apparatus and method for controlling an incoming call to an incoming call subscriber terminal of a mobile communication system. A Mobility Management Entity (MME) receives the incoming call for the incoming call subscriber terminal from an outgoing call terminal, analyzes a type of the incoming call subscriber to determine... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20100173609 - Method and apparatus for secure immediate wireless access in a telecommunications network: A wireless telephone and messaging system provides Secure Immediate Wireless Access (SIWA) to wireless telephones onto existing wireless networks, such as GSM, CDMA, TDMA, and analog (AMPS). The SIWA protocol uses existing wireless network messaging to exchange information between wireless devices and a network server, referred to herein as an... Agent: Glenn Patent Group
20100173612 - Method for setting or maintaining a preferential condition for a mobile terminal: not setting the preferential condition for the mobile terminal when the mobile terminal is in a communication with the remote telecommunication device through a base station not associated to the mobile terminal if the base station associated to the mobile terminal is not involved in an ICIC procedure.... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20100173613 - Method for updating phonebook and portable terminal adapted thereto: A portable terminal can analyze a voice of the other party and update a phonebook. A voice pattern can be extracted from an incoming voice signal. A determination is made whether the extracted voice pattern is contained in a list of voice patterns stored in the portable terminal. If the... Agent: Docket Clerk
20100173614 - Dynamic handling of urgent calls in mobile communication devices: A method for selectively permitting the completion of communications to a user's mobile communication device placed in silent mode includes: receiving an incoming communication from a caller; obtaining availability information for the called party and a first code; sending a message to the caller with the called party's availability and... Agent: Cantor Colburn LLP - IBM Lotus
20100173617 - Dialing system and method for a communication device: In a system and method for dialing for a communication device, all phone numbers of a contact in a contact list of the communication device are assigned priorities. All the phone numbers of the contact are ordered according to the priorities. A phone number of the contact are associated with... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss
20100173615 - Locating lost cell phones: A phone sends information about its whereabouts periodically to a receiving part. The receiving part can then report the last location or information about the last known location of the phone. The query can return a map of both coarse and fine. This allows determining the location of the phone,... Agent: Scott C Harris Law Office Of Scott C Harris, Inc
20100173616 - Method and apparatus for notifying a user of presence information: A method and apparatus for displaying presence information for buddies who are at a particular televised event is provided herein. During operation location information for a remote device is received by a presence server. A database is then accessed to determine if the location maps to a TV venue such... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20100173618 - System and method for recording a communication: A system and method for recording a session is provided. One session related to first and second parties may be established. Another session related to the first party and a recording server may be established. The sessions may be joined, and the common session may be recorded by the recording... Agent: Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer, LLP
20100173619 - Healthy weight reminder service via wireless networks: A Healthy Weight Reminder (HWR) service that can be offered to a wireless phone subscriber via a wireless handset and network. With this service, a wireless handset upgraded with HWR software will be able to send a weight check reminder to the subscriber periodically and regularly. The subscriber can set... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent
20100173620 - System and method for providing integrated voice and data services utilizing wired cordless access with unlicensed spectrum and wired access with licensed spectrum: Systems and methods for providing integrated wireless and wired data voice and data services via a dual mode telecommunications device are provided. A communication directed to an address associated with a dual mode device is received. If the dual mode device is in range of a wireless access point connected... Agent: At&t Legal Department - T&w Attn: Patent Docketing
20100173621 - Combined bluetooth/alternate radio environment with criterion for reporting a condition of the alternate radio defined in a physical abstraction layer associated with the alternate radio: In a combined Bluetooth/alternate radio environment, an intermediate level software layer interprets operational conditions of a Bluetooth radio for an upper level, supervisory software layer. The intermediate level software layer also interfaces between the upper level software layer and a lower level software layer that interfaces to the alternate radio.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100173622 - Method and system for distributing and updating software in wireless devices: A method is disclosed. The method includes receiving an update package from a wireless service provider that includes information indicating that multiple language versions of an update are included in the update package. Based on the information, the method further specifies an update associated with a language from the update... Agent: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
20100173623 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal includes a first communication module, a second communication module, a state management module configured to make an out-of-range notification when a communication state of the first communication module moves out of a communication range, a notification module configured to send a user notification as a notification indicating... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC
20100173625 - Method and apparatus for transmitting ack/nack: A technology enabling a base station to transmit acknowledgement (ACK)/negative ACK (NACK) information about data received from a terminal is provided. A cyclic shift value difference of each terminal may be maximized and a radio resource for transmitting the ACK/NACK information may be assigned without collision.... Agent: Ladas & Parry LLP
20100173624 - Push-to-talk pstn back-to-back user agent for connecting a ptt system to the pstn/isdn world: The invention relates to a method fro carrying out a Push-to-Talk communication in a digital and/or analogue telephone network, the device being designed as interface for a semi-duplex communication between a Push-to-Talk server and the analogue or digital telephone network and the analogue or digital network serves as interface with... Agent: Baker & Daniels LLP 111 E. Wayne Street
20100173626 - Adaptation of handover parameters: Handover parameter settings are automatically adapted in access points in a system to improve handover performance. Reactive detection techniques are employed for identifying different types of handover-related failures and adapting handover parameters based on this detection. Messaging schemes are also employed for providing handover-related information to access points. Proactive detection... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100173627 - Wireless dect phone adaptor: An embodiment of a method for initiating an outgoing call from a cellular handset to a fixed network using a DECT base station includes receiving an outgoing call request from a cellular handset by an adaptor module in communication with the cellular handset. The outgoing call request includes a request... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP
20100173628 - System and method for selection of a cellular network: A system and method in a wireless communication device for receiving a System Identification Number (SID) from multiple wireless carriers operating within communication range of the wireless communication device, determining a signal quality level associated with each of the wireless carriers, determining a preference level for each of the wireless... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20100173629 - Inter-plmn roaming: A method for facilitating inter-PLMN (Public Land Mobile Network) roaming comprises a plurality of operations. A home PLMN of a caller's wireless communication device performs an operation for determining that the caller's wireless communication device is not located in the home PLMN and, in response to determining that the caller's... Agent: Alcatel-lucent
20100173630 - Method for identifying user equipment to a femtocell: The described method provides for an efficient method for user equipment (104) to identify when it is in proximity to an assigned femtocell (108) in order to be handed over to a femtocell from a macro cell. As the user the equipment moves within a macro cell (106) that is... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20100173632 - Communication system, threshold management server, radio communication device, and communication method: A radio terminal (100) includes a radio condition information acquisition unit configured to acquire radio condition information indicating a condition of a radio signal (RS) which is transmitted to or received from a radio base station (11), and a handover execution unit configured to execute handover to a radio base... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20100173633 - Handover failure messaging schemes: Handover parameter settings are automatically adapted in access points in a system to improve handover performance. Reactive detection techniques are employed for identifying different types of handover-related failures and adapting handover parameters based on this detection. Messaging schemes are also employed for providing handover-related information to access points. Proactive detection... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100173631 - Method of managing network traffic within a wireless network: A method of managing network traffic within a wireless network (100) comprises identifying a plurality of base stations (111, 121, 131) within the wireless network, categorizing each one of the plurality of base stations according to its type, setting a load balancing parameter (α) for each one of the plurality... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global
20100173634 - Mobile communication system, base station apparatus and mobile station apparatus: The time spent in handover is shortened when a mobile station apparatus performs random access for handover. In a mobile communication system where a mobile station apparatus 200 uses any signature of a beforehand determined signature group between the mobile station apparatus 200 and a base station apparatus 100 in... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100173635 - Device and method for routing short message and short message processing system: An SM routing device, comprising: a receiving unit configured to receive an SM sent by an SM sending terminal; a judging unit configured to query registration conditions of SM sending terminal and/or SM receiving terminal according to the pre-stored extended SMS registration information, and judge whether the SM sending terminal... Agent: Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd (for Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd)
20100173637 - Carrier reuse in a multicarrier wireless communication environment: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate employing fractional frequency reuse within carriers in a multicarrier heterogeneous wireless communication environment. Each carrier can be divided into a plurality of frequency reuse sets. Moreover, each of the frequency reuse sets from each carrier can be categorized as being for one of... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100173636 - Method for improving frequency reuse utilizing synchronized downlink resources from adjacent cells: The present invention provides a method for improving frequency reuse utilizing synchronized downlink resources from adjacent cells. The communication system determines that a mobile unit is receiving signals from a first cell and one or more adjacent cells. Upon receiving the data from the EPC to be sent to the... Agent: Alcatel-lucent, Docket Administrator
20100173641 - Apparatus and method for allocating resource in a mobile communication system: A method for allocating resources in a mobile communication system is provided. The resource allocation method includes determining whether a transmission time of response information indicating presence/absence of an error in received data overlaps a transmission time of channel state information; and when the transmission times overlap each other, allocating,... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20100173638 - Communication apparatus and communication method: A mobile communication system in which a mobile station apparatus transmits reception quality information to a base station apparatus, the reception quality information indicating quality of a signal received from the base station apparatus, characterized in that the base station apparatus transmits information for instructing transmission of reception quality information... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100173639 - Providing space division multiple access in a wireless network: To provide space division multiple access in a wireless network, plural beams are transmitted within a cell segment. Different information sets are sent in the corresponding plural beams, where one or more of the information sets are detectable by a mobile station depending upon a location of the mobile station... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.
20100173642 - Sequence allocating method, transmitting method and wireless mobile station device: It is an object to provide a sequence allocating method that, while maintaining the number of Zadoff-Chu sequences to compose a sequence group, is configured to make it possible to reduce correlations between different sequential groups. This method comprises the steps of setting a standard sequence with a standard sequence... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20100173640 - Single user multiple input multiple output user equipment: In accordance with the exemplary embodiments of the invention there is at least a method, apparatus, and a computer program to perform operations including receiving information descriptive of a type of radio access which a user equipment is acting on, and in response to receiving the information descriptive of a... Agent: Harrington & Smith
20100173643 - Signalling mimo allocations: The present invention relates to demodulation of radio signals from a base station having collocated transmit antennas, and more particularly to signaling allocation information from a base station to a mobile terminal. The allocation information may include timeslot and code information of allocation to other mobile terminals. Some embodiments of... Agent: Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery
20100173644 - Relay station, mobile station, wireless communication system, and load distribution method: A relay station includes a load measuring unit configured to measure a load of the relay station; a load calculating unit configured to calculate, based on the load of the relay station and based on a load of an upstream base station or an upstream relay station directly connected to... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation
20100173648 - Location estimation method: A location estimation method is provided. The method locates coordinates of a mobile station (MS) by referencing a plurality of base stations (BS). A geometric distribution of the BS is analyzed to provide a list of conditional equations. A virtual BS is allocated, having a virtual distance to the MS... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP
20100173645 - Method and arrangements in a mobile telecommunication network: The present invention relates to a method and an arrangement in a mobile telecommunication network for detection of a UE transmitted signal. The arrangement comprises means for detecting the signal during the time ttot, wherein said means comprises a correlator adapted for combined coherent and non-coherent correlation, wherein the length... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100173647 - Position determination for a wireless terminal in a hybrid position determination system: Techniques to determine a position estimate for a wireless terminal. An accurate position estimate for the terminal is initially obtained (e.g., based on a first (accurate) position determination sub-system). For each of one or more transmitters (e.g., base stations) in a second (less accurate) position determination sub-system, an “expected” pseudo-range... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100173646 - System and method for automatically recording position information: A method and system for automatically recording position information of an electronic device are provided. The method includes receiving a header notification from the electronic device; receiving a WAP query message comprising query information and position information of the electronic device; forwarding the WAP query message to a content server;... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss
20100173649 - Location system: A location system comprises a communication terminal for transmitting a location request specifying a target mobile terminal and a type of location information, and a location network. In response to the location request, the location network produces current location information of the target mobile terminal if the type of location... Agent: Young & Thompson
20100173650 - Method and apparatus for locating multimode communication devices: A location services controller (104) for locating multimode communication devices (MCDs) (102) has a communication element (302) for communicating with two or more communication networks (106) and MCDs coupled thereto, a memory (304), and a processor (306) for controlling operations thereof. The processor is programmed to request (402) location information... Agent: At&t Legal Department - As Attn: Patent Docketing
20100173651 - Method and apparatus of operating in idle mode in wireless communication system: A method and apparatus of operating in an idle mode to receive a paging message is provided. The user equipment wakes during a paging listening interval and receives a first part of the paging message during the paging listening interval from a base station. The paging message comprises an extension... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20100173652 - Method for paging a ms in a mixed deployment: Method for paging a MS in a mixed deployment of femto paging areas and macro paging areas in the network is provided. The presence information of the MS is tracked using at least two paging areas when the MS is in a first zone, wherein the first zone is overlapped... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20100173653 - Methods and apparatus for mobile terminal-based radio resource management and wireless network optimization: A network can send cell reselection criteria to a mobile terminal. The mobile terminal measures or otherwise obtains radio condition measurements (such as received power, interference, mobile transmit power and the like) and/or geographical location measurements. The mobile can maintain a history of the cell selection criteria and/or measurements. The... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100173654 - Adding sms as a transport type for an enterprise service bus: The enterprise service bus system communicates enterprise system bus messages across a cellular phone transport network. This system segments enterprise system bus messages into data segments according to the protocol used to transport the message. Furthermore, the system encapsulates each of the data segments and transmits the encapsulated data segments.... Agent: Red Hat/bstz Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20100173657 - Electronic message exchange over multiple wireless communication networks with a single device: Electronic messages such as pages are exchanged between a user device and a message service using one of multiple wireless communication networks. The wireless communication networks may include mobile and/or fixed wireless networks. The user device registers with the message service through at least one of the wireless communications networks.... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Moazzam Attn: Patent Docketing
20100173655 - Method of receiving confirmation of a short message service message and terminal apparatus for performing the same: An embodiment provides an electronic card terminal apparatus comprising: a mobile terminal comprising a card socket; and an electronic card coupled to the card socket, the electronic card comprising: a connector comprising a plurality of terminals connected to the card socket; at least one wireless short distance communication module electrically... Agent: Alston & Bird LLP
20100173658 - Method, device and system for controlling push message: Method and apparatus for controlling a push message is provided. The push message is compared with a matching condition in a preset push message control policy, and the push message is processed according to a processing mode corresponding to the matching condition that is satisfied by the push message.... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc. Ipr & Standards Department
20100173656 - Process for setting attributes in a system: A method for setting with a wireless device an attribute in a control system with the aid of an SMS message, which wireless device is arranged to communicate with the control system through a wireless network. According to the invention, the following steps are carried out: that a user causes... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20100173659 - Method and apparatus for implementing network coding in a long term evolution advanced system: A method and apparatus for applying network coding in multi-user (MU) multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) control signaling are disclosed. After a pair of wireless transmit/receive units (WTRUs) transmit channel state information (CSI) to an evolved Node-B (eNodeB), each of the WTRUs receive network coded information from the eNodeB, including the CSI... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc
20100173660 - Coordinated multipoint (comp) joint transmission using channel information feedback and higher rank dedicated beam-forming: A subscriber station is provided. The subscriber station comprises a receiver configured to listen for downlink control information for coordinated multipoint (CoMP) joint transmission only from an anchor cell, and to receive the downlink control information for CoMP joint transmission from the anchor cell.... Agent: Docket Clerk
20100173661 - Communication server, radio base station, communication system, and communication method: A communication server communicates with a radio base station that is capable of being connected to a fixed line by a user. A receiving unit receives station identification information identifying the radio base station and line identification information identifying a fixed line to which the radio base station is connected.... Agent: Fujitsu Patent Center Fujitsu Management Services Of America, Inc.
20100173662 - Method and system for the automated management of communication services on board a ship: A method for the automated management of services envisaged by a predetermined communications plan of a telecommunication system on-board a ship includes radiocommunication resources. The method defines static constraints or criteria, indicates the nominal characteristics of the resources forming part of the on-board system, and dynamic constraints or criteria, and... Agent: Merchant & Gould PC
20100173664 - Method and apparatus for controlling transmission power: A portable terminal includes an apparatus for controlling transmission power. The apparatus includes a storage unit that stores a first maximum transmission power corresponding to the maximum power that can be transmitted when intensity of reception signal is more than a predefined reference value and a second maximum transmission power... Agent: Docket Clerk
20100173665 - Power headroom reporting method: A method, user equipment, network device, and software product enable a user equipment to determine that at least one of several triggering criterion have been met, in which case the user equipment provides a power control headroom report on an uplink from the user equipment. The triggering criterion includes a... Agent: Harrington & Smith
20100173663 - Radio communication apparatus and method, controlling apparatus, mobile communication system: A radio communication apparatus, for use as a base station, includes a receiver configured to receive a signal in a predetermined radio frequency band transmitted from a terminal under control of another radio communication apparatus adjacent to the radio communication apparatus and detecting a receiving condition of the signal and... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation
20100173666 - Transmit power control system, transmit power control method, and terminal device: A system of controlling transmit power of a base station where a terminal device having a receive diversity function is wirelessly connected includes a power information generation part to generate transmit power control information that corresponds to variation in reception characteristics of the terminal device when a receive diversity state... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation
20100173667 - Base station with coordinated multiple air-interface operations: Base stations with coordinated multiple air-interface operations are provided. In some embodiments, multi-mode base station (BTS) systems operate with different air-interfaces, functionality, or configurations in a coordinated manner. For example, typical applications of such systems can include Macrocell BTS, Picocell BTS, Femtocell BTS, or Access Point (AP), Set Top Box... Agent: Van Pelt, Yi & James LLP
20100173671 - Apparatus and method for managing power consumption in a mobile communication device: An apparatus and a method for measuring reception power of a base station in a mobile communication terminal having at least two Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards is disclosed. The apparatus includes a first terminal unit associated with a first SIM card and a terminal unit associated with each of... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC
20100173668 - Method and apparatus for implementing multiple dial pads on a portable electronic device: A portable electronic device that allows a user to dial a telephone number using a first dial pad configuration selected from more than one dial pad configuration stored in a memory of the portable electronic device. The device may include a touch screen display, and the first dial pad configurations... Agent: Ridout & Maybee LLP
20100173669 - Using a graphics processing unit to correct video and audio data: Described is a device (e.g., a cell phone incorporating a digital camera) that incorporates a graphics processing unit (GPU) to process image data in order to increase the quality of a rendered image. The processing power provided by a GPU means that, for example, an unacceptable pixel value (e.g., a... Agent: Nvidia C/o Murabito, Hao & Barnes LLP
20100173670 - Using a graphics processing unit to correct video and audio data: Described is a device (e.g., a cell phone incorporating a digital camera) that incorporates a graphics processing unit (GPU) to process image data in order to increase the quality of a rendered image. The processing power provided by a GPU means that, for example, an unacceptable pixel value (e.g., a... Agent: Nvidia C/o Murabito, Hao & Barnes LLP
20100173672 - Automatic audio routing dependent on dock state: A mobile communication device with various operation modes and a method of toggling the operation modes thereof is disclosed. The operational mode of the mobile communication device can be automatically changed as the result of a docking or undocking event of the mobile communication device with a docking station. During... Agent: Research In Motion Corp./q&b Attn: Glenda Wolfe
20100173673 - Cross-transport authentication: An authentication controller coupled to a first communication port of a portable media device is allowed to provide authentication on behalf of an accessory device coupled to a second communication port of the portable media device. In one embodiment, a cross transport connector includes a connector configured to couple with... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew, LLP
20100173674 - Holding base and information processing system: A holding base for removably holding an electronic device has a holding base body, a signal terminal provided in the holding base body, and connected to the electronic device in a holding position in which the electronic device is held, and a first connector attached to a surface of a... Agent: Westerman, Hattori, Daniels & Adrian, LLP
20100173675 - \"talk-to-talk\" telephony, especially mobile telephony: A “talk-to-talk” (as compared to “push-to-talk,” for example) interface technique is used to establish voice communications. In accordance with one method, a user speaks the name of a desired party. Machine recognition of the name is performed, and a determination is made whether the desired party is unreachable. Unless the... Agent: Michael J. Ure
20100173679 - Apparatus and method for controlling turning on/off operation of display unit in portable terminal: An apparatus and method for controlling a display unit controls a turning on/off operation of a display unit in a portable terminal having a touch screen. A contact area of the touch screen is detected in a call mode of the portable terminal. A determination is made as to whether... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC
20100173680 - Channel scan logic: A device that can autonomously scan a sensor panel is disclosed. Autonomous scanning can be performed by implementing channel scan logic. In one embodiment, channel scan logic carries out many of the functions that a processor would normally undertake, including generating timing sequences and obtaining result data; comparing scan result... Agent: Apple C/o Morrison And Foerster ,llp Los Angeles
20100173676 - Electronic device: An electronic device includes a main body, a display module, a first magnet, a second magnet and a third magnet. The display module rotatably positioned on the main body includes a first surface and a second surface. The first magnet and the second magnet are positioned on one of the... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss
20100173678 - Mobile terminal and camera image control method thereof: A method of controlling a mobile terminal, and which includes displaying, via a display on the mobile terminal, a captured or a preview image in a first display portion, displaying, via the display, the same captured or a preview image in a second display portion, zooming, via a controller on... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100173677 - Mobile terminal apparatus, and television display method and program of the same: According to the present invention, when the notification of the electronic mail reception is received while receiving the television broadcast and the contents of the received electronic mail are browsed, the contents of the received electronic mail can be browsed by the easily and reliably executable user operation without obstructing... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20100173681 - Accession of position-related data: Requests (94) for location-dependant information, received from a mobile device (1) having a location-finding capability (10), are processed by middleware (4, 40) which identifies the handset type and generates instructions (93, 95) specific to the handset type to provide the data (94, 97) required to generate the required data (99)... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20100173682 - All-in-one headset, handset, and power source: The present invention relates to communications devices. More specifically, some embodiments relate to mobile devices having all-in-one features.... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew, LLP
20100173683 - Holding base and information processing system: A holding base for removably holding a mobile phone has a first holding position in which the mobile phone is held under own weight, a second holding position in which the mobile phone is held by engaging a portion of the holding base, power supply terminals that are connected to... Agent: Westerman, Hattori, Daniels & Adrian, LLP07/01/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. category listing
20100167639 - System and method for feedback cancellation in repeaters: An apparatus for repeating signals includes a receive antenna for receiving input signals, processing circuitry for processing the input signals to form repeated signals, and a transmit antenna for transmitting the repeated signals. The processing circuitry includes an adaptive digital filter configured to generate cancellation signals that are added to... Agent: Wood, Herron & Evans, LLP (commscope/andrew)
20100167640 - Communication between transmitter and receiver: A frequency manipulator comprises a frequency transformer and a frequency retransformer. The frequency transformer receives each of at least one signal in a known band from at least one transmitter, transforms the known band of each signal into a predetermined band and forwards each signal in the predetermined band to... Agent: Hoffmann & Baron, LLP
20100167643 - Device with an eeprom having both a near field communication interface and a second interface: A device and a method for programming the read/writeable memory of the RFID circuitry by communications between either RF antenna (12) or bus communications port controller interface (4) or both. In a peripheral device (1), an EEPROM (6), bus communications controller interface (4), NFC interface (8), antenna (12), and logic... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing
20100167645 - Information processing apparatus: According to one embodiment, an information processing apparatus includes a housing, a display attached to the housing to open and close, a display signal generator in the housing and configured to generate a display signal to the display, a first communication module in the housing and configured to perform close-proximity... Agent: Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
20100167644 - Near field rf communicators and near field communications enabled devices: A near field RF communicator has: an antenna operable to generate an RF signal to enable inductive coupling via the magnetic field of the RF signal between the antenna and another near field RF communicator or RF transponder in near field range; and a signal generator operable to generate a... Agent: Gallagher & Dawsey Co., L.p.a.
20100167641 - Power management: An apparatus, a method and a computer program, the apparatus including: an interface configured to detect a first electrical signal, the first electrical signal being provided by a transceiver; secure transaction circuitry having a first power state and a second power state, the secure transaction circuitry being configured, when in... Agent: Harrington & Smith
20100167642 - System and method of using the system: An apparatus and method of controlling an apparatus, the apparatus including: a near field communication transceiver configured to enable a near field communication link to be established with a remote apparatus; a user interface configured to enable a user to input information into the apparatus wherein the input information enables... Agent: Harrington & Smith
20100167648 - Compact communication apparatus: A compact communication apparatus comprises: a processor module (104); a memory module (106); a wireless communication interface (108) and a mobile power source (114); wherein: the wireless communication interface (108) comprises short-range wireless communication module (110) and a physical alignment device (112), said physical alignment device (112) usable for aligning... Agent: Browdy And Neimark, P.l.l.c. 624 Ninth Street, Nw
20100167647 - Framework of wireless network access device: A framework of wireless network access device, comprising a communication circuit board with a first electrical connecting portion, a wireless transmission circuit board with a second electrical connecting portion, and at least a signal transmission element connecting with the first and second connecting portions respectively, wherein the signal transmission element... Agent: Apex Juris, PLLC
20100167650 - Information processing apparatus, communication control method, storage medium with program stored therein, and information processing system: Provided is an information processing apparatus including a first and second communication units: the first for non-contact communication with a first/second external apparatus through a first path; and the second for communication with the first/second external apparatus through a second path. The apparatus also includes a unit for controlling the... Agent: K&l Gates LLP
20100167651 - Information processing device, information processing system, and method of controlling information processing device: An information processing device is provided, which includes: a first wireless USB unit capable of wirelessly transmitting and receiving data; a second wireless USB unit capable of wirelessly transmitting and receiving data; a data processing unit which executes processing of data input from at least one of the first wireless... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew, LLP
20100167646 - Method and apparatus for device pairing: A device (102 or 104 or 301) and method (400) of pairing electronic devices can include detecting (402) a physical orientation of at least two electronic devices, detecting (404) acceleration data when the at least two electronic devices are initially shaken together in immediate proximity, generating (406) a code shared... Agent: Guntin Meles & Gust, PLC (mot)
20100167649 - Method and system for the configuration of a mobile station basedband circuit for an acoustic accessory: determining whether the mobile device recognizes the identifier of the acoustic device; and configuring the baseband circuit with a DSP filter response and CODEC acoustic gain parameters for the acoustic device if the mobile device recognizes the identifier of the acoustic device. The system comprising: an identifier for each of... Agent: Moffat-rim
20100167652 - Communication device and communication method thereof: A communication device and a communication method thereof are provided. The communication device includes a communication chip, a host processor, an audio processor, and a switch. The host processor includes a communication protocol module and a headset profile module. The audio processor includes an audio profile module. The communication protocol... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC
20100167654 - Apparatus and method of determining modification of wireless service use for spectrum liberalization: An apparatus and method of determining a modification of a wireless service use for spectrum liberalization is provided. When a licensee using a wireless service in a particular band desires to modify the wireless service use, the method of determining a modification of a wireless service use for spectrum liberalization... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20100167653 - Methods and systems for co-channel interference cancellation in wireless networks: Certain embodiments of the present disclosure relate to methods for mitigating interference of signals transmitted to a mobile station (MS) from a plurality of neighboring base stations. By applying a proposed spatio-frequency modulation (SFM) technique at a serving base station (BS) and at each interfering BS, a co-channel interference (CCI)... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100167655 - Rf transmission leakage mitigator, method of mitigating an rf transmission leakage and cdma tranceiver employing the same: The present invention provides an RF transmission leakage mitigator for use with a full-duplex, wireless transceiver. In one embodiment, the RF transmission leakage mitigator includes an inversion generator configured to provide an RF transmission inversion signal of an interfering transceiver RF transmission to a receiving portion of the transceiver thereby... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated
20100167656 - Multi-mode device registration: A device configured to communicate with a second device may register a second device using one of multiple registration modes including a domain-registration mode, a device-registration mode, and a no-registration mode. The domain-registration mode allows the second device to register with the device and at least one other device registered... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Law Department
20100167658 - Distributed architecture for monitoring mobile communication in a wireless communication network: Systems and methods for receiving reporting data related to events that occur in a wireless network. The system comprises a data management system capable of generating a data reporting profile and communicating with a wireless device and a wireless device comprised of a first and at least one secondary processor,... Agent: Workman Nydegger 1000 Eagle Gate Tower
20100167659 - Method and apparatus for monitoring power consumption: A power consumption monitor, system, and method for monitoring power consumed by equipment, appliances, devices, buildings, and campuses is accomplished by passive sensors (12, 40) that detect power transmitted by individual conductors (C), and which include a current to voltage transformer with a passive, open-circuit electromagnetic force concentrator (22) positioned... Agent: William H Oldach Lll Vorys Sater Seymour & Pease
20100167657 - Uplink channel quality feedback reduction in a mobile communication system: Operating a user equipment in a mobile communication system includes generating a measure of reliability of a predicted channel estimate and of impairment stability, wherein the predicted channel estimate is a predicted estimate of a channel between the user equipment and a node of the mobile communications system. Transmission of... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100167660 - Wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication method: A reception unit measures a reception power level of a reference signal which is received from a base station apparatus BS. A reception signal processing unit acquires information indicative of a transmission power level of the reference signal. A control unit finds a path loss on the basis of the... Agent: Frishauf, Holtz, Goodman & Chick, PC
20100167662 - System, method, and circuit for distance measurement between two nodes of a radio network: A system and method for distance measurement between two nodes of a radio network is provided. A first unmodulated carrier signal is transmitted by the first node and received by the second node. A second unmodulated carrier signal is transmitted by the second node and received by the first node.... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC
20100167661 - Transmitter-receiver circuit and method for distance measurement between a first node and a second node of a radio network: A transmitter-receiver circuit and a method for distance measurement between a first node and a second node of a radio network is provided, wherein a mode of the first node and a mode of the second node are switched from a normal mode for communication in the radio network to... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC
20100167663 - Mobile communication device and communication method thereof: A mobile communication device is provided. The mobile communication device comprises a radio frequency (RF) module, a first communication module, a second communication module and a control module. The RF module is used to transmit and receive RF signals. The first communication module utilizes the RF module to establish a... Agent: Wpat, PC Intellectual Property Attorneys
20100167664 - Apparatus and method for providing antenna beamforming: The present invention provides a device and a method in a device having a plurality of antennas for providing beamforming. The method includes reading one or more sensors, which are adapted to detect at least one of user interaction with the device or device proximity to other objects, and present... Agent: Motorola Inc
20100167665 - Enhanced error correction performance: The exemplary embodiments of this invention relate in part to an apparatus that includes an error correction function and a controller configured to receive radio access scheduling information in response to a scheduling request sent to a multiradio controller. The controller is responsive to the radio access scheduling information containing... Agent: Harrington & Smith
20100167666 - Integrated array transmit/receive module: Disclosed are integration approaches for mm-wave array type architectures using multilayer substrate technologies. For instance, an apparatus may include a first substrate layer, a second substrate layer, and a third substrate layer. The first substrate layer has a first plurality of array elements, and the second substrate layer has a... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global
20100167667 - Setting of a balun: A balun including on the common-mode side, an inductive element in series with a first capacitive element between a first common-mode access terminal and the ground; and on the differential-mode side, two inductive windings in series having first respective ends defining differential access terminals and having second common ends connected... Agent: Stmicroelectronics Inc. C/o Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
20100167668 - Method and device for monitoring a radio-frequency transmitter device in a magnetic resonance tomography system: In a method and device for monitoring a radio-frequency transmit device of a magnetic resonance tomography system, having a transmitter antenna system that has a number of transmit channels, during a magnetic resonance measurement of an examination subject, a reference scattering parameter matrix of the transmitter antenna system is determined... Agent: Schiff Hardin, LLP Patent Department
20100167669 - Discrete filter, sampling mixer, and radio device: Provided is a discrete filter capable of adjusting the number of notches and the notch frequency and easily eliminating a particular frequency component. In a sampling mixer (100), a control signal generation unit (104) generates a plurality of control signals having the same frequency and different phases. A convolution capacity... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20100167670 - Detector with complementary response slope: A measurement signal from a detector may have a complementary polarity. For example, an RF power detector may generate an output signal that decreases in magnitude in response to an increasing input signal. In one embodiment, the RF power detector may include a series of transconductance detector cells arranged to... Agent: Marger Johnson & Mccollom, P.C.
20100167671 - Wireless communication apparatus and transmission control method thereof: A wireless communication apparatus of the present invention is provided with at least two amplification paths (2, 3, 4; 2, 3) capable of amplifying a transmission signal and having different power consumption, a selection unit 5, 6 for selecting one of the at least two amplification paths, and a control... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.
20100167672 - Mobile terminal having multiple antennas and antenna information display method thereof: A mobile terminal having multiple antennas and an antenna information display method of the mobile terminal are disclosed. Downlink signals are received through the multiple antennas, a channel state of each antenna is measured, and whether or not each antenna needs to be adjusted or an actual channel measurement value... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20100167673 - Method and system for rf front-end calibration scheme using fractional-n frequency synthesized signals and rssi: Aspects of a method and system for an RF front-end calibration scheme using signals from a fractional-N frequency synthesized and received signal strength indicator (RSSI) are provided. A frequency synthesizer within a wireless receiver may generate a signal for dynamically modifying a gain in an integrated low-noise amplifier (LNA) for... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100167674 - Integrated circuit, wireless communication unit and method for determining quadrature imbalance: An integrated circuit comprising processing logic for operably coupling to radio frequency (RF) receiver circuitry arranged to receive a wireless network signal. The receiver circuitry generates in-phase and quadrature digital baseband representations of the wireless network signal. The processing logic determines quadrature (I/Q) imbalance of the RF receiver circuitry based... Agent: Larson Newman & Abel, LLP
20100167675 - Device, method and system for aligning an antenna: The present invention relates to a communication transmission field, and particularly provides a device, a method, and a system for aligning an antenna. The method includes steps as follows. An input signal is received, and a receiver signal strength indication (RSSI) value is output according to a strength of the... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc. Ipr & Standards Department
20100167676 - Filtering apparatus and method using reference feedback circuit of wireless communication system: A filtering apparatus and method using a reference feedback circuit is disclosed. The filtering apparatus includes an input signal generating unit, a reference feedback unit, and a band-pass filter. The input signal generating unit generates an input signal in an allocated band that the receiver uses. The reference feedback unit... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20100167677 - Receiver local oscillator leakage compensation in the presence of an interferer: A ZIF radio compensation method is disclosed. The ZIF radio compensation method employs high gain setting compensation values, which are reliably calculated for low gain settings, during entry of the radio into a communications network. Once the network entry is complete, these coarse calibration values are refined during times when... Agent: Carrie A. Boone, P.C. C/o Cpa Global
20100167679 - Method and arrangement for improved model order selection: In a method of enabling model order selection for joint channel synchronization and noise covariance estimation of at least one received signal in a wireless communication network, generating S0 a spatially and temporally stacked signal model by stacking successive samples of temporally adjacent received signal vectors and corresponding training vectors,... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20100167678 - Receiver circuit and data transmission system: A receiver circuit which can suppress a voltage amplitude appearing on a transmission line. The receiver circuit, coupled to a first and a second transmission lines which transmit information by using currents, includes a first and a second current sources, a first and a second conversion sections which convert currents... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP
20100167680 - Controllable image cancellation in a radio receiver: In one embodiment, a receiver includes parallel paths for signal channel processing and image channel processing. The paths may include a mixer to receive an intermediate frequency (IF) signal and to downconvert the IF signal to a channel baseband signal, a filter to generate a filtered channel value, a combiner... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.
20100167681 - Interference-robust receiver for a wireless communication system: An interference-robust receiver includes an RF signal processor, a frequency conversion interface and an analog signal processor. The RF signal processor provides an RF signal. The frequency conversion interface includes a passive mixer for generating an intermediate frequency signal by down-converting an in-band part of the RF signal to a... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20100167682 - Radio receiver: An apparatus configured to separate from a received radio frequency (RF) signal a first low-frequency signal and a second low-frequency signal having different phases, up-convert the first low-frequency signal and the second low-frequency signal into a first intermediate frequency signal and a second intermediate frequency signal, respectively, and amplify the... Agent: Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P.
20100167683 - Apparatus and method for local oscillator calibration in mixer circuits: An apparatus and method for local oscillator calibration compensates for filter passband variation in a mixer circuit, such as a receiver circuit. The receiver includes at least a mixer circuit and a filter coupled to the output of the mixer. During operation, the mixer mixes an RF input signal with... Agent: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.l.l.c.
20100167684 - Quadrature signal generation in radio-frequency apparatus and associated methods: A radio-frequency (RF) apparatus, which may reside in a receiver or transceiver, includes receive-path circuitry. The receive-path circuitry includes a poly-phase filter and a harmonic filter. The poly-phase filter accepts an input signal and generates two output signals. One output signal of the poly-phase filter constitutes an in-phase (I) signal.... Agent: Law Offices Of Maximillian R. Peterson
20100167685 - Discrete time receiver: A discrete time receiver includes a low noise transconductance amplifier (LNTA), a discrete time sampler, a passive discrete time circuit, and a switched capacitor amplifier. The LNTA amplifies a received RF signal and provides an amplified RF signal. The discrete time sampler samples the amplified RF signal (e.g., with multiple... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100167686 - Method of power management for a handheld mobile computing and communiation device: A power management method for a handheld mobile computing and communication device for a normal and an emergency occasion is disclosed. The device, for example, is useful for a trapped person under a mound of debris created by a fallen building during an earthquake or a terrorist attack. The invention... Agent: Yang Pan Intellectual Power Pte Ltd
20100167687 - Multi-functional remote monitoring system: A multi-functional remote monitoring system for use in a mobile surveillance system comprising a host controller, at least one hub transceiver, and at least one remote monitoring transmitter (“RMT”) operable to capture and transmit data, wherein the hub transceiver is operable to communicate to and receive data from the at... Agent: Hovey Williams LLP
20100167688 - Arrangement at a mobile communication system: Mobile telephones are often used during transport involving risk, and in that case to call for help. However, the mobile telephone may be blocked by the perpetrator of a crime. The present invention solves this problem since, whether it is in use or not, a mobile telephone continuously emits a... Agent: Pequignot + Myers LLC
20100167689 - Method and apparatus for determining whether a cellular phone chip is dormant: Methods and systems are provided for determining whether a cellular telephone chip is dormant. Determinations are drawn from testing telephone numbers associated with chips and data collected is used to generate statistics. Methods are provided for determining the percentage of a wireless service provider's subscriber-base that consists of abandoned, or... Agent: Gibson & Dernier LLP
20100167692 - Methods, systems, and apparatus for handling secure-voice-communication sessions: An exemplary computing system may receive a first request from a first voice-communication device to establish a secure-voice-communication session with a second voice-communication device. The computing system may also receive a second request from the second voice-communication device to establish the secure-voice-communication session with the first voice-communication device. The computing... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group
20100167690 - User terminal for enhanced security in a wireless communications system, and a system for its use: The invention discloses a user terminal (100) for use in a wireless communications system for voice calls and/or data sessions, which is equipped with means (140) for receiving and transmitting encrypted voice and/or data traffic to and from a second terminal in the system via a first node in the... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100167691 - Wireless handset vehicle safety interlock: A method and device for controlling the operability of a transmitter on a mobile communications device by determining if the mobile communications device is located proximate to an operator's seat of a vehicle. A condition parameter of the mobile communications device may be determined. The transmitter on the mobile communications... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP
20100167697 - Communication system, storage medium having communication program stored thereon, and communication terminal: A WEP key is generated from predetermined binary data and stored in an access point. The binary data is converted into an SSID using a predetermined conversion algorithm. The access point transmits the SSID in a beacon. A mobile game apparatus receives the SSID and recovers the binary data from... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, P.C.
20100167695 - Device and method for providing bootstrapped application authentication: The present invention provides a device and a method in a device for authenticating the device for use in a network. The method includes requesting a first security context for use in securing a first type of communication, where as part of requesting the first security context, a second security... Agent: Motorola Inc
20100167696 - Device-based network service provisioning: A device-based network service provisioning model is provided in which a wireless device facilitates a subscriber to provide provisioning information for activating carrier, value-added or other service provider services automatically. The model facilitates subscriber control while balancing service provider needs. Provisioning components may be provided to a device during a... Agent: Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
20100167694 - Femto personal policy server: An access point detects a presence of a first device having a device identifier in a femtozone associated with the access point. The access point matches the device identifier with a first personal policy server identifier associated with a corresponding first personal policy profile comprising a first set of rules... Agent: Fish & Richardson PC
20100167693 - Mobile terminal, mobile terminal control method, mobile terminal control program, and recording medium: There are provided a mobile terminal capable of switching a function of the mobile terminal depending on whether a sensor is contacted or not contacted, a mobile terminal control method, a mobile terminal control program, and a recording medium. A mobile phone 1 includes a touch sensor 9 at a... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20100167698 - Method and apparatus for enhancing discoverability and usability of data network capability of a mobile device: In a technique for enhancing discoverability and increasing usage of a web browser in a mobile device on a wireless network, a server system coupled to the wireless network receives a signal representing initiation of a voice call from the mobile device. In response, the server system performs a lookup... Agent: Crawford Maunu PLLC
20100167700 - Dynamic messaging routing and audio-to-text linking for visual voicemail: An improved visual voicemail system is provided. When a call is made to a wireless telephone device and a voicemail message is deposited for the called party, the voicemail message is transcribed to generate a text version of the deposited voicemail message. The transcribed voicemail message is sent to the... Agent: Merchant & Gould PC
20100167699 - Systems and methods for consolidating wireline and wireless voicemail boxes: Voicemail systems (24, 26, 28) can include at least one memory and at least one processor. A memory can store data relating to one or more users. An incoming communication can be handled by the voicemail system (24, 26, 28), forwarded to another voicemail system (24, 26, 28), provided with... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Pk Attn: Patent Docketing
20100167705 - Controlling supplementary subscriber services in overlayed ims-based telecommunications network: A method, arrangement and network entities for controlling supplementary subscriber services in first (1) and second (12) operatively connected, overlayed telecommunications networks. Supplementary subscriber services available to a subscriber (4) in the first telecommunications network (1) may be executed in the second telecommunications network (12). These supplementary subscriber services are... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100167706 - Mobile network system and guidance message providing method: A mobile network system includes a guidance message control server, a call control server and access gateways. The call control server receives a call request notification from a first access gateway, determines whether a second access gateway is connected to a second mobile terminal, transmits a message transmission instruction to... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20100167701 - Mobile terminal device and schedule management method: The present invention is to provide a mobile terminal device and a schedule management method, both of which can confirm a schedule easily and execute a process concerning the schedule easily. Among pre-registered schedules, a schedule within a certain period of time is sequentially displayed in a telop, the operation... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20100167704 - System for managing visual information: Systems and methods for managing, ordering, designing, tracking, and displaying visual information, such as advertisements displayed on waste and recycling containers. Visual information includes one or a multitude of media displays or advertisements. A container tracking and identification system communicates with a management system to provide the user with a... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C
20100167703 - Ubiquitous proxy mobile service method and system and computer recordable storage medium for the method: A ubiquitous proxy mobile service method and system is disclosed. When a mobile device is near a dissemination medium, group data and individual data transmitted by at least one ubiquitous proxy transmission interface of the dissemination medium are read by a ubiquitous proxy receiving interface of the mobile device. A... Agent: Quintero Law Office, PC
20100167702 - Voice fallback strategy for vehicle originated cellular communication to a call center: A system and method for making vehicle originated calls to a telematics service provider or other call center. The method includes identifying a call type associated with a desired wireless communication of speech or data to the call center, and then carrying out one of a number of different call... Agent: General Motors Corporation C/o Reising, Ethington, Barnes, Kisselle, P.C.
20100167707 - Devices and methods for providing exorbitant charge information to a user of a communication device: Methods of an out-going call intercept process by a communication device, a communication device, and a server access premium service calls data if an outgoing call communication address is not stored by the communication device in its outgoing call history or in its phonebook. The disclosed methods and device may... Agent: Motorola Inc
20100167708 - System and method for sending a safety monitor report using a mobile device: A safety monitoring system and method sets a preset acceleration and a preset gravity gradient of a mobile device, and a preset contact. If an obtained acceleration and a gravity gradient of the mobile device are greater than preset values, the system and method obtains positional data of the mobile... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss
20100167709 - System and method for supporting peer interactions: Peer to peer interactions are a popular way of social networking. Such peer to peer interactions play an important role in (a) obtaining relevant and latest information; (b) obtaining relevant experiential information; (c) obtaining of relevant opinions on, say, products; (d) collaborative problem solving, and so on. Consider a scenario... Agent: The Webb Law Firm, P.C.
20100167711 - Method and system for creating communication groups: A method and system for creating a communication group (105). The method can include the steps of identifying (210) a plurality of mobile units (110) to be part of the communication group, initiating (220) a mating procedure between the mobile units to form the communication group in which confirmation of... Agent: Motorola, Inc
20100167710 - Telephone call handling: Disclosed herein is an apparatus. The apparatus includes a user input region. The apparatus is configured to move a first icon displayed on the apparatus in response to a received input at the user input region. The apparatus is configured to assign the first icon to a first personal contact.... Agent: Harrington & Smith
20100167712 - Graphical user interface for mobile device: A computing device-implemented method includes displaying a receding timeline configured to fade back toward a horizon, the receding timeline including a starting point at a current time that is updated with a changing time. The method further includes receiving a time-related item from a peripheral application and creating a graphic... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group
20100167715 - Method and apparatus for social networking in a communication network: In a communication network, a method and apparatus for social networking in a communication network includes detecting a characteristic motion of a communication device and identifying at least one contact information from a contact list of the communication device in response to detecting the characteristic motion of the communication device.... Agent: Motorola Inc
20100167713 - Programmable agent for monitoring mobile communication in a wireless communication network: Systems and methods for collecting data related to events that occur in a wireless network. The method comprises receiving a data reporting profile which includes a series of executable commands which include a series of logical rules governing the manner in which reporting data should be generated and reported, compiling... Agent: Workman Nydegger 1000 Eagle Gate Tower
20100167714 - Wireless handset vehicle safety interlock database: A method and database management system for controlling the operability of a mobile communications device. A geographical location of a vehicle may be determined. A database comprising records correlating location information with mobile communications device laws may be accessed. Based upon the determined geographical location and accessed database record, a... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP
20100167716 - Wireless handset airplane safety interlock: A method and device for controlling the operability of a transmitter on a mobile communications device by determining if the mobile communications device is located within the cabin of an airplane. A condition parameter of the mobile communications device may be determined. The transmitter on the mobile communications device may... Agent: Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP
20100167717 - Coordinated multipoint wireless communication: Multipoint wireless communications are coordinated in cells with radiation that is emanated from antennas in an inward direction. In an example embodiment, an apparatus includes a first antenna, a second antenna, a third antenna and a controller. The first antenna emanates radiation from a first location in an inwardly direction... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100167718 - Femto personal proxy application client: An access point detects a presence of a first device having a device identifier in a femtozone associated with the access point. The access point matches the device identifier with an identifier associated with corresponding applications and activates a set of applications associated with the device identifier.... Agent: Fish & Richardson PC
20100167719 - Method and apparatus for delegating signal quality handover measuring of a user equipment in wireless communication to a neighbouring user equipment: The invention presents a method for measuring signal quality of a user equipment (UE) in wireless communication networks, comprising: communicating UE sends a cooperative measurement request to its neighboring UEs to delegate the neighboring UEs to carry out cooperative measurement; if at least one of the neighboring UEs agrees to... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards
20100167720 - Method and apparatus for providing local loop information: A method and apparatus for providing local loop information in a network are disclosed. For example, the method receives a request for local loop information pertaining to a transmission channel, and determines if the transmission channel has one or more local loops. The method retrieves data associated with the one... Agent: At & T Legal Department - Wt
20100167721 - Vehicle originated cellular communication to a call center: A system and method for making vehicle originated calls to a telematics service provider or other call center. The method includes identifying a call type associated with a desired wireless communication of speech or data to the call center, and then carrying out one of a number of different call... Agent: General Motors Corporation C/o Reising, Ethington, Barnes, Kisselle, P.C.
20100167722 - Primary connection strategy for vehicle originated cellular communication to a call center: A system and method for making vehicle originated calls to a telematics service provider or other call center. The method includes identifying a call type associated with a desired wireless communication of speech or data to the call center, and then carrying out one of a number of different call... Agent: General Motors Corporation C/o Reising, Ethington, Barnes, Kisselle, P.C.
20100167723 - Method and device for managing communication channels for data exchange from an aircraft: A method and device for managing communication channels for data exchange from an aircraft establishes at least one connection path between the aircraft and at least one ground entity with a plurality of communication channels of at least two different types. After detecting an event such as modification of a... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20100167724 - System selection based on service-specific preferred roaming list in a wireless network: A home wireless network is provided that communicates an improved Preferred Roaming List (PRL) that includes service type and service priority indicators for a plurality of wireless service combinations and corresponding roaming networks. Preferably, the service type indicator is a numerical indicator that encodes a combination of multiple wireless services... Agent: Leydig Voit & Mayer, Ltd
20100167725 - A method and a system for establishing presence of a mobile station in at least one dedicated service area of a mobile telecommunications system: A method of and a system for establishing presence of a mobile station in at least one dedicated service area of a mobile telecommunications system providing service to a plurality of geographically spread service areas. A mobile station is triggered to provide location information relating to the presence of the... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100167726 - Connecting transactional messages for gsm mobile operators over two disparate networks: A method and apparatus providing interconnectivity between several telephone networks. The apparatus receives a telephone transaction initiation message that originated with a telephone set located in a first network. The initiation message bears an originator's registration number identifying a subscriber whose home registration is located in a second network, the... Agent: Kaplan Gilman & Pergament LLP
20100167728 - Apparatus and method for femto cell coverage mapping using macro base station: A method and apparatus are disclosed for selecting between connection of a mobile communication device to a macro cell or connection of the mobile communication device to one of a plurality of femto cells in a network. The method includes determining a mapping of locations of the femto cells within... Agent: Prass LLP
20100167729 - Apparatus and method for scanning network in a mobile communication terminal: An apparatus and a method for scanning a network in a mobile communication terminal are provided. The method for scanning a network in a mobile communication terminal includes to configure a PLMN list based on a Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) card, to store scanned frequency information and corresponding PLMN information... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC
20100167730 - Cell management method and mobile telecommunication system for the same: A method of managing cells of base stations (BSs) and a mobile telecommunication system for the same, capable of allowing a user equipment (UE), which had not been permitted, to access the CSG BS if the UE meets an access condition, are disclosed. In accordance with the method and the... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP
20100167731 - Methods and apparatus for signal scanning and acquisition for multiple-air-interface devices: Methods and apparatus for signal scanning and acquisition for multiple-air-interface devices are discussed. In particular, scanning of a location for signals from one or more local service providers is carried out, wherein scanning is operable to detect signals based on at least a first air interface and a second air... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100167727 - Voice channel data connection retry strategy: A system and method for making vehicle originated calls to a telematics service provider or other call center. The method includes identifying a call type associated with a desired wireless communication of speech or data to the call center, and then carrying out one of a number of different call... Agent: General Motors Corporation C/o Reising, Ethington, Barnes, Kisselle, P.C.
20100167734 - Creating a globally unique identifier of a subscriber device: To register a mobile device located in a first network with a packet-switched services network, a registration request is received from an aggregation device in the first network. The registration request contains an identifier of the aggregation device and identification information of the mobile device, where the identification information is... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.
20100167733 - Interactive management of wireless wan (wwan) mobile devices: A system and methods for allowing an enterprise management system to provision and configure a WWAN communication device on a managed network without incurring the tedious task of manually entering all the configuration information for every WWAN communication device on the enterprise management system. A dedicated communication link is provided... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20100167732 - Providing over-the-top services on femto cells of an ip edge convergence server system: A method is provided for enabling an over the top (OTT) service over a broadband network. The method includes receiving a registration request from a mobile User Equipment (UE) over a femto cell to register with a cellular operator of a cellular network. The registration request is forwarded to an... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Law Department
20100167735 - Recovery techniques in mobile networks: A technique for protecting location information of a subscriber in a mobile network is disclosed which forwards a registration request from the subscriber to an S-CSCF including the subscriber's TA and then forwarding a location update from the S-CSCF to an HSS including the subscriber's TA. Upon the S-CSCF losing... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP
20100167736 - Portable telephone communication system, communication control method, and communication control program: A plurality of radio base stations connected to a network are divided into radio base stations of the upper-level version having a specific function and radio base stations of lower-level version not having the specific function. Each portable telephone has a cell selecting function of receiving message information transmitted from... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20100167737 - Secondary connection strategy for vehicle originated cellular communication to a call center: A system and method for making vehicle originated calls to a telematics service provider or other call center. The method includes identifying a call type associated with a desired wireless communication of speech or data to the call center, and then carrying out one of a number of different call... Agent: General Motors Corporation C/o Reising, Ethington, Barnes, Kisselle, P.C.
20100167738 - System and method for network registration in mobile telecommunications: In a system and a method for a network registration in mobile telecommunications, a multi-mode public land mobile network (PLMN) status is checked in a region where a terminal is located. If a requested PLMN in charge of the communication region where the terminal is located provides PLMN information to... Agent: H.c. Park & Associates, PLC
20100167743 - Centralized control of relay operation: Techniques for centralized control of relay operation are described. In an aspect, a designated network entity (e.g., a base station or a network controller) may control the operation of relay stations within its coverage area. The network entity may select certain user equipments (UEs) to be relay UEs that can... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100167742 - Geography aware peer-to-peer overlay creation: In general, a first private access point detects a neighboring private access point. An address of the neighboring private access point is identified, and a peer-to-peer network that includes the first private access point and the neighboring private access points is formed. The peer-to-peer network is maintained between the first... Agent: Fish & Richardson PC
20100167744 - Handover method and apparatus thereof: The invention relates to a handover method in a base station of a mobile communication system, the mobile communication system further comprising a plurality of base stations. A telecommunication link being established between a user equipment and the base station, the method comprises: receiving a first measurement report from the... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent
20100167739 - Handset handover: A mobile handset capable of operation on more than one wireless system has means for periodically testing for the availability of at least one system whilst operatively connected to another system, wherein the periodicity of the testing process is made at one rate when a call is in progress and... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20100167741 - Proactive handover policy: An exemplary system and method for determining handovers for a mobile device are disclosed. An exemplary system may generally include a handover server in communication with a communication network configured to support initiated communications from a mobile device. The handover server is configured to detect an initiated communication between the... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group
20100167740 - Wide area mobile communications over femto-cells: A method and apparatus is provided for hand-off of a mobile User Equipment (UE) across a femto cellular network. The method includes dynamically clustering a plurality of neighboring femto cells in a vicinity of a first femto cell to which a mobile UE is currently attached. The dynamic cluster of... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Law Department
20100167745 - Tertiary connection strategy for vehicle originated cellular communication to a call center: A system and method for making vehicle originated calls to a telematics service provider or other call center. The method includes identifying a call type associated with a desired wireless communication of speech or data to the call center, and then carrying out one of a number of different call... Agent: General Motors Corporation C/o Reising, Ethington, Barnes, Kisselle, P.C.
20100167749 - Link adaptation in wireless networks for throughput maximization under retransmissions: The present invention implements a method and system for dynamically adapting the modulation and coding scheme for radio links in a wireless communications network based on a retransmission environment model in order to maximize throughput and most efficiently allocate bandwidth resources. The present invention encompasses a refined calculus and methodology... Agent: At & T- Legal Department - Brendzel
20100167747 - Method and apparatus to facilitate network processes: One determines (101, 102) that a given wireless mobile two-way communications platform is updating its network location (using, for example, an 802.16(e)-compatible protocol) at a time when there is no downlink traffic to provide to the platform and at a time when the platform should conduct at least one of... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20100167750 - Method for processing paging information in a wireless mobile communication system: In a wireless mobile communications system, a method for processing paging information allows the operations of a mobile terminal to be simplified and permits efficient use of resources for the mobile terminal. The network instructs in advance, the transmission of control information, such as a particular paging message, a notification... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20100167748 - Method for uplink communication in mobile communication environment: A method of recognizing states and locations of user equipment in a network by using a random access (RA) channel at a base station without alteration of the conventional network environment or configurations of user equipment. A mobile communication system of an embodiment includes a first base station; and one... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP
20100167746 - Method of transmitting/receiving lte system information in a wireless communication system: In a wireless mobile communications system, the system information is grouped or classified in different types according to the characteristics of the system information, and the system information is transmitted to channels with specific functions that allow the optimization of the resource usage and the reception by the User Equipment... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20100167751 - Resource management system for electronic devices: A method and apparatus for system resource augmentation are provided. A wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) internal system resource is monitored. A plurality of communication links are established between the WTRU and an external system resource. The plurality of communication links are used to augment the internal system resource with the... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc
20100167752 - Wireless communication method, wireless communication system and base station: A base station (200) has an information acquiring unit (224) for acquiring information indicating an upper limit of a value based on the current consumption of a wireless communication terminal and the number of first frequency bands requested by the wireless communication terminal, a band number determining unit (221) for... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.
20100167757 - Area-based positioning method in mobile communications system: A positioning method in a SUPL based position information (positioning) system, and particularly a positioning method capable of variously efficiently performing an area-based positioning (location tracking) performed by a location server or a mobile communications terminal when the location server and the mobile communications terminal respectively manage triggers generating the... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100167755 - Location registration method, apparatus, and system: A location registration method, apparatus, and system protects against unnecessary power waste by a mobile terminal. The location registration method includes receiving a location registration accept message from a connected network in response to a location registration request message; comparing a connected network information contained in the location registration accept... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC
20100167754 - Method and apparatus for obtaining location information using smart card: A method and device for providing location information to a smart card, are discussed. According to an embodiment, the invention provides a mobile terminal for communicating with a smart card and a location device associated with the mobile terminal, the mobile terminal comprising: a controller configured to provide terminal profile... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100167756 - Method for updating location in a wireless communication system: A method for updating a location in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method includes transmitting a request message to enter idle mode, receiving a response message including an Identifier (ID) of a first paging group and an ID of a second paging group in response to the request... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20100167753 - System and method for identifying and locating wireless devices that are being operated by unauthorized users: A method of locating a wireless device being operated by an unauthorized user is provided. The method comprises examining biometric information of an operator of the wireless device, determining if the operator is authorized based on the biometric information, and transmitting a message to a remote recipient in response to... Agent: Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz, P.C. (symbol)
20100167759 - Area-based positioning method in mobile communications system: A positioning method in a SUPL based position information (positioning) system, and particularly a positioning method capable of variously efficiently performing an area-based positioning (location tracking) performed by a location server or a mobile communications terminal when the location server and the mobile communications terminal respectively manage triggers generating the... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100167758 - Radio positioning system and coordinate configuring method: A radio positioning system includes a plurality of base stations and a radio terminal. Each of the base stations includes a reference signal generating portion which generates a reference signal for positioning, a transmission portion which transmits the reference signal, a reception portion which receives a signal from its outside,... Agent: Pearne & Gordon LLP
20100167760 - Location information tagging method and apparatus for location-based service in wireless communication system: A location information tagging method and system for location-based services in a wireless communication system are provided. In the method, if it is determined that a service request message received from a device is being sent to an application server for providing a service based on a location of the... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20100167761 - Interception of calls at the level of a base: l
20100167762 - Ims and mms interworking: A method for providing multimedia message service (MMS) in an Internet protocol (IP) multimedia subsystem (IMS) network can include establishing a first session initiation protocol (SIP) session between a source IMS device and a next generation multimedia message service center (NG MMSC), encapsulating, at the source IMS device, an MMS... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Pk Attn: Patent Docketing
20100167766 - Integrated mixed transport messaging system: A computing device operates a plurality of messaging programs that use different messaging transports. The computing device includes processing resources that operate to provide a messaging database that interfaces with the plurality of messaging programs to record instances of incoming or outgoing messages using anyone of the plurality of messaging... Agent: Mahamedi Paradice Kreisman LLP
20100167763 - Inter-carrier management of messaging groups: A system and method to enable the efficient distribution of group messages sent from a mobile device that receives service from one telecommunications carrier, to groups of mobile devices that receive service from one or more other telecommunications carriers. A mobile device user or system operator generates a group distribution... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea
20100167765 - System and method for enhanced application server: A flexible, extensile, and dynamically configurable back-end Application Server environment that efficiently supports the ever-increasing range of activities for which mobile subscribers employ their wireless devices. The environment may operate within any number of entities within a messaging ecosystem including for example a service provider.... Agent: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.l.l.c.
20100167764 - System and method for message-based conversations: Leveraging the ubiquitous nature of wireless devices and the popularity of (Short Message Service, Multimedia Message Service, etc.) messaging, an infrastructure that supports message-based conversations (with for example the maintenance or preservation of state, context, etc. across or during the message exchanges) allowing users of wireless devices to employ their... Agent: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.l.l.c.
20100167767 - Communication method, communication system, and communication terminal: The invention relates to a one to multi communication method wherein each terminal participating in group communication can grasp the states of the other terminals, a communication system, and a communication terminal used for the same. Each terminal acquires information concerning its own state (for example the reception sensitivity of... Agent: Hogan & Hartson L.L.P.
20100167769 - Method for selecting an effective angle of reception of a directional antenna of a receiver node, corresponding storage means and receiver node: for each of said at least two possible angles of reception, determining a difference between that angle and an angle of reception associated with a second emitter node different from said first emitter node, and selecting the effective angle of reception from among said at least two possible angles of... Agent: Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto
20100167770 - Method for transmitting and receiving signal in multi-hop relay system: A first transparent relay station (RS) can receive a signal from a base station (BS) corresponding to superordinate node of the first transparent RS or a second RS corresponding to superordinate non-transparent RS the first transparent RS through a downlink receive zone, and the first transparent RS can transmit the... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20100167768 - Radio relay station apparatus and radio relay method: Relaying a radio signal in a radio relay station apparatus that relays the radio signal between a base station apparatus and a mobile station apparatus, including storing an identifier of the mobile station apparatus, specifying a radio resource assigned to the mobile station apparatus, which is a radio resource in... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC
20100167771 - Information sharing in a private access point network: This description relates to information sharing in a private access point network.... Agent: Fish & Richardson PC
20100167772 - Communication method, wireless communication system, transmitter, and receiver: In a wireless communication system where data transmission is performed between a base station and terminals, the base station individually generates, for each terminal, a bit map indicative of scheduling resource numbers to be allocated to terminals to which Localized transmission is applied, based on a resource-number mapping rule defined... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20100167773 - Mobile station and radio base station: A mobile station includes a reception quality generating unit that generates the reception quality based on a reception quality measured for data transmitted after transmission of a preamble signal. The mobile station is in a mobile communication system in which, a radio base station transmits the data after transmission of... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation
20100167775 - Method and device for requesting permission to send media, and method and device for controlling push-to service: A method, PT client device and PT server device for controlling transmission of media data, are discussed. According to an embodiment, the method includes sending, by a PT client, media data to a PT server after receiving a talk burst grant from the PT server in response to a talk... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100167774 - Method to indicate status of channels assigned to a talkgroup in a multi-site conventional communication system: A method for indicating the status of communication channels assigned to a talkgroup includes: determining the channels in various sites in a conventional communication system that service a talkgroup for media transmissions between subscribers of the talkgroup; receiving notification of the status of transmission activity on the channels; and based... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20100167776 - Avoiding disturbance of restricted local access points in a wireless network: A method of determining output power in a first restricted local access point in a wireless network, a device implementing a restricted local access point, a wireless network as well as a computer program product for determining output power in a restricted local access point. A restricted local access point... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20100167779 - Handling of mac-hs/ehs reset in enhanced serving cell change: Systems and methodologies are described that effectuate and/or facilitate MAC-hs/ehs resets in an enhanced serving cell. In accordance with various aspects set forth herein, systems and/or methods are provided that identify transmission power control bits included in active set update messages received from source or target base stations, ascertain whether... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100167780 - Load-adaptive uplink transmit power: An access terminal of a wireless communication system includes: an antenna; a transceiver; a load level monitor communicatively coupled to the transceiver and configured to receive, from the transceiver via the antenna, and analyze indications of reverse link wireless network traffic load over a period of time in a region... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20100167777 - Power control for reverse link: A method performed in a wireless communication system having radio frequency burst transmission interference is presented. The method includes obtaining a first power level of noise and interference signals in an environment of at least one of a plurality of wireless communication devices serviced by an access point; and estimating... Agent: Fish & Richardson PC
20100167778 - Power control for reverse link: A method performed in a wireless communication system having radio frequency burst transmission interference is presented. The method includes obtaining a first power level of noise and interference signals in an environment of at least one of a plurality of wireless communication devices serviced by an access point; and estimating... Agent: Fish & Richardson PC
20100167781 - Method for display of dual standby portable terminal and apparatus thereof: Provided is a display method of a dual standby portable terminal, which includes checking a connection state of a switching unit, when a main controller senses an event; displaying data corresponding to the event to a display unit by the main controller, when the main controller is connected with the... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC
20100167782 - Transaction control system including portable data terminal and mobile customer service station: A mobile customer service station operating within a wireless multi-hop communication network includes a console on a wheeled chassis. The console carries and houses a number of components which are used in merchandising operations to conclude customer purchase transactions. The items supported externally on the console are a printer for... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20100167785 - Cell phone: A cell phone including: a main body and a rotary element is provided. The main body has a first surface. The rotary element is installed to the main body, and includes a rotary portion. The rotary portion is located on the first surface, and the rotary portion has a function... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC
20100167784 - Method of converting a cell phone into an internet camera phone and system employing said camera phone: A cell phone is converted into a limited use camera. The camera is formed by removing the circuit board of a used, discarded cell phone; reprogramming the firmware memory of the cell phone to conform it to the intended camera use; and repackaging the cell phone in a functionally appropriate... Agent: Gifford, Krass, Sprinkle, Anderson & Citkowski, P.C.
20100167786 - Mobile phone with printer and media feed path defined through mobile phone: A mobile phone includes an elongate body defining a transverse print media path there-through; a keypad and display mounted on one side of the body; a camera device including at least one lens mounted to another side of the body opposite said one side, and an image sensor configured to... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20100167783 - Portable electronic device having directional proximity sensors based on device orientation: A portable electronic device having one or more proximity sensors. The portable electronic device comprises a housing, one or more signal emitters to direct source signal(s) based on the orientation of the housing, and one or more signal receivers to receive return signals corresponding to the source signal(s). For one... Agent: Motorola Inc
20100167790 - Handheld mobile communication apparatus and operating method thereof: A handheld mobile communication apparatus and operating method thereof are disclosed. The handheld mobile communication apparatus includes a touch sensing component, a key, a storage unit and a control unit. The touch sensing component senses a touch, thus generating a touch signal. The storage unit has a first command database... Agent: Edell, Shapiro & Finnan, LLC
20100167787 - Mobile phone system and method: A method of displaying a select image on an Internet enabled mobile comprising a power supply, a memory, a processor and a screen preconfigured by a supplier of the mobile device to assume a dormant mode having a basic display that draws minimal power from the battery, with at most... Agent: Robert G. Lev
20100167788 - Mobile terminal and control method thereof: Disclosed are a mobile terminal capable of automatically displaying information relating to specific objects among objects displayed on a screen according to a user's manipulation, and a control method thereof. The method comprises: detecting a manipulated state of a mobile terminal by a controller; and automatically displaying information relating to... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP
20100167789 - Portable communication device with rotating display: A portable communication device includes a housing body and a display. The housing body includes a hinge portion at one side. A block is formed at each side of the hinge portion. A display forms two knuckles at the other end. Each knuckle forms a plurality of teeth portions, and... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss
20100167791 - Portable terminal having flexible display and screen controlling method thereof: Disclosed are a portable terminal having a flexible display, and a screen controlling method thereof. When detecting an entertainment key for a film, a game, a navigation and a DMB, a flexible display disposed inside a body is slid to a vertical direction of a main display to have an... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20100167792 - Power-saving method and electrical device using the same: A power-saving method for an electronic device is provided. The electrical device has a power-saving mode. The method includes detecting a position of the electronic device, and activating the power-saving mode if the detected position is determined to be one of a plurality of pre-determined power-saving positions. A system for... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP
20100167795 - Mobile communication device and incoming call noticing control method thereof: A mobile communication device and an incoming call noticing control method thereof are provided. The incoming call noticing control method is used for controlling a mobile communication device. The mobile communication device includes a main body and a ring unit. The main body has a body surface. The ring unit... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC
20100167794 - Mobile phone and method for automatically switching between incoming call alert modes of mobile phone: A mobile phone and a method for automatically switching between incoming call alert modes of the mobile phone are provided. The mobile phone comprises a body, a control unit, a receiver and a sensor. The control unit disposed in the body includes an incoming call alert control module providing several... Agent: Brian M. Mcinnis
20100167793 - Portable communication device: A portable communication device includes a receiving module, a pulse signal generating module, a timer module, and detection module. The receiving module is configured for receiving incoming signals sent to the portable communication device. The pulse signal generating module is configured for generating pulse signals when a portable communication device... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss
20100167796 - Electronic device: An electronic device includes a main body, an earphone partitioning structure, and a cover. The main body defines an earphone housing to removably receive an earphone. The earphone partitioning structure is disposed in the earphone housing and includes a first limiting wall and a second limiting wall. The first and... Agent: PCe Industry, Inc. Att. Steven Reiss
20100167797 - Portable terminal, portable apparatus and supply power control method: The cellular phone 100 according to the present invention comprises a plurality of solar cell modules 110 arranged on different surfaces of a casing, a plurality of electric power control parts 132 connected to each of said plurality of solar cell modules 110, a mechanical form detection sensor 120 as... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20100167798 - Radio transmission apparatus and radio transmission method: A radio transmission apparatus according to the present invention detects an output current of a power supply section that varies in response to a variation of the output impedance of an amplification section, and corrects a distortion of the input/output characteristic of the amplification section by using an LUT corresponding... Agent: Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack L.L.P.
20100167799 - Shield case and mems microphone having it: The shield case according to the invention is a shield case for shielding an MEMS chip mounted on a board from the outside, which includes a top plate and a plurality of side plates and the thickness of each of the plurality of side plates is larger than that of... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP
20100167800 - Telephone communication device: A telephone communication device having a sound generating portion, a sound receiving portion, a detecting portion for detecting a state of approach or contact of a region of a housing between sound output and input apertures of the sound generating and receiving portion, to or with the face of the... Agent: Baker Botts LLP C/o Intellectual Property DepartmentPrevious industry: Ventilation
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