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Telecommunications December patent applications/inventions, industry category 12/10

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20100330899 - Dual mode terminal, base station, and content controller, and content transmission method thereof, and terminal cradle: Provided are a dual mode terminal, a base station, and a content controller, and a content transmission method thereof, and a terminal cradle. A cellular module of the dual mode terminal may receive a content from the base station through a cellular communication. A signal processor may release a compression... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC

20100330900 - Digital radio broadcast transmission using a table of contents: For each audio and data service, a table of contents (TOC) specifies which logical channel may carry data. The TOC may be transmitted over the NRSC-5 transmission system using a pre-defined protocol, which is received and decoded at an NRSC-5 receiver apparatus that extracts the TOC. When a user or... Agent: Carr & Ferrell LLP

20100330901 - Image processing apparatus, control method thereof, and image processing system: An image processing apparatus for performing wired and wireless communication includes: an image processing unit; a first access point module which communicates with an external apparatus through a first wireless communication channel and relays a communication between a plurality of external apparatuses through the first wireless communication channel; a client... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC

20100330902 - Radio relay method, base station apparatus, and relay station apparatus: A radio relay method for relaying signal transmitted and received between a base station apparatus and a mobile station apparatus, the radio relay method including: selecting a first relay method amplifying and transmitting reception signal, or a second relay method decoding, error correcting, re-encoding, and transmitting the reception signal, based... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100330903 - Method and device for the transmission of data between communicating mobile terminals: in case of correspondence, a supply step to the second terminal user of information representative of the first terminal identification. Preferably, the identification step of the first communicating mobile terminal in a distant memory is carried out by a direct point-to-point radio link between the first communicating mobile terminal and... Agent: Young & Thompson

20100330906 - Communication terminal, computer-readable storage medium, and communication method: A communication terminal includes a first communication unit which has a power supply function by electromagnetic induction and writes or reads information in an active or passive mode, and a second communication unit having a communication capability higher than that of the first communication unit. A mode in which the... Agent: Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto

20100330904 - Method, apparatus, and computer program product for refreshing a configuration of a contactless frontend device: An apparatus for reinitializing and activating a Single Wire Protocol (SWP) communication channel and refreshing or updating a configuration of a contactless frontend (CLF) device may include a processor and a memory storing executable computer program code that cause the apparatus to at least perform operations including determining whether one... Agent: Alston & Bird LLP

20100330905 - Wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication method for detecting electric field intensity of wireless channel: A wireless communication apparatus includes a communication unit, a detection unit, and a control unit. The communication unit wirelessly communicates with another wireless communication apparatus using a first wireless channel. The detect ion, unit detects electric field intensities of wireless channels except for the first wireless channel. The control unit... Agent: Holtz, Holtz, Goodman & Chick PC

20100330907 - Communication device and communication method employing the same: An exemplary embodiment of communication device includes a signal communication module, a first switch module, a processor, a second switch module, and a power amplifying module. The signal communication module, the first switch module, the processor, the second switch module, and the power amplifying module are electrically connected in series.... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100330910 - Method for transmitting and receiving data using e-field in portable terminal and apparatus thereof: A method and apparatus are provided for transmitting and receiving data using an electric field. A first device determines whether a transmission path to a second device is formed through a part of a human body using an electric field. A connection is established with the second device through the... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP

20100330911 - Telecommunication intelligent card and method for signaling interaction with external non-contact card: A telecommunication intelligent card and a method for signaling interaction between a telecommunication intelligent card and an external non-contact card. The telecommunication intelligent card includes: a control unit for controlling a transmission unit to perform interactive communication with an external non-contact card, and processing signaling data from the transmission unit;... Agent: Amster, Rothstein & Ebenstein LLP

20100330908 - Telecommunications device with voice-controlled functions: A system and method for providing wireless voice-controlled walk-through pairing and other functionality of telecommunications, audio headsets, and other communications devices, such as mobile telephones and personal digital assistants. In accordance with an embodiment, a headset, speaker or other device equipped with a microphone can receive a voice command directly... Agent: Fliesler Meyer LLP

20100330909 - Voice-enabled walk-through pairing of telecommunications devices: A system and method for pairing communications devices using voice-enabled walk-through pairing. In the context of Bluetooth and other protocols, pairing allows two or more devices to be paired so that they can thereafter communicate wirelessly using the Bluetooth protocol. In accordance with an embodiment, a wireless audio headset, speaker,... Agent: Fliesler Meyer LLP

20100330912 - Method and apparatus for activating one or more remote features: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus comprises a pointing module configured to determine a location. Further, the apparatus comprise a camera module configured to track movement of the pointing module. The apparatus also comprises a communicator module configured to activate a feature based at... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100330913 - Polar transmitter amplifier with variable output power: Various embodiments are disclosed relating to wireless systems, and also relating to transmitter amplifiers, such as, for example, polar transmitter amplifiers with variable output power. According to an example embodiment, a circuit is provided including a plurality of selectable amplifier cells. Each amplifier cell may receive a phase or frequency... Agent: Brake Hughes Bellermann LLP C/o Cpa Global

20100330914 - Method and apparatus for selecting a multi-band access point to associate with a multi-band mobile station: A method and apparatus for selecting one of a plurality of multi-band access points (APs) to associate with a multi-band wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) are disclosed. The multi-band APs broadcast frequency band information regarding multiple frequency bands on which the multi-band AP is configured to operate. The multi-band WTRU selects... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100330917 - Communication system for distributedly managing interference using feedback message: A method of operating a target terminal being serviced by a serving base station is provided. In a downlink case, the target terminal being served by the serving base station may provide a feedback message to a neighboring base station. The feedback message may be used by the neighboring base... Agent: North Star Intellectual Property Law, PC

20100330916 - Interference eliminating circuit and signal transceiving system employing the same: An interference eliminating circuit for removing an interference signal from a multi-carrier signal includes a training sequence generator, a first multiplier, a second multiplier, a phase shift circuit, a buffer, and an adder. The multi-carrier signal includes a first training sequence. The training sequence generator generates a second training sequence... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100330915 - Methods and apparatus for communicating with multiple antennas: Wireless communications methods and apparatus for a device using multiple antennas are described. A first wireless communications device receives signals from a second communications device. The first device generates receiver interference estimates corresponding to different antennas and selects one antenna to receive signals from the second device, as a function... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100330918 - Interference management: An apparatus for wireless communication is provided including a processing system. The processing system is configured to determine potential interference from communications with a first wireless node within a first coverage area through a first wireless interface, and to manage the potential interference when communicating with a neighboring apparatus within... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100330924 - Communication apparatus, control method of communication apparatus, computer program, and storage medium: A communication apparatus includes: providing means for providing a communication parameter to a receiving apparatus that receives communication parameters; first storage means for storing a first communication parameter that has been set by a communication parameter setting process performed with another communication apparatus; and determining means for determining whether a... Agent: Canon U.s.a. Inc. Intellectual Property Division

20100330919 - Method for database driven channel quality estimation in a cognitive radio network: A method of determining operating parameters for a secondary system transmitter is described. The transmitter characteristics, including location and operating frequency band, are provided to a geo-location database. The database determines the maximum allowable transmission power that meets various specifications for different channels and conveys the power and channel(s) to... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Penny Tomko

20100330921 - Method of transmitting measurement report in wireless communication system: Disclosed is a wireless communication system and terminal for providing a wireless communication service, and more particularly, a method of transmitting a measurement log from a terminal to a network when a RRC connected terminal has not found a RRC connectable network, although a wireless dedicated channel is not allocated... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP

20100330920 - Providing improved connection failure detection: In accordance with the exemplary embodiments of the invention there is a method, an executable computer program, and apparatus for implementing a radio link failure counter that operates as a function of a discontinuous reception schedule of an active wireless communication connection, and based on a value of the radio... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100330922 - User selection method and apparatus for multiuser multiple-input multiple-output: A user selection method and apparatus for multiuser multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) are disclosed. The method includes: selecting two user-beam pairing modes, and obtaining target functions corresponding to the two user-beam pairing modes; comparing the target functions corresponding to the two user-beam pairing modes; and selecting a user-beam pairing mode with... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100330923 - Wireless communication system, wireless communication apparatus and communication control method: A channel estimation and prediction unit 18 estimates a channel and predicts a channel for a next transmission slot. An SVD unit 19 performs singular value decomposition on each channel prediction value. An eigenvalue calculation unit 20 calculates an eigenvalue in a slot, whereas an eigenmode quality calculation unit 21... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP

20100330925 - Method and apparatus to improve closed loop transmit diversity modes performance via interference suppression in a wcdma network equipped with a rake receiver: A system and method for processing signals in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method may include transmitting a wireless signal from a transmitter, and receiving at the transmitter, feedback information from a receiver that receives the transmitted wireless signal. The received feedback information may include one or more... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100330926 - Helicopter rotor blade blockage blanking: Methods and systems for blanking a transmission signal to prevent blockage by a recurring obstruction, such as a plurality of helicopter rotor blades, are provided. An obstruction that may block a communication line of sight path is monitored. It is determined when the obstruction is expected to block transmission of... Agent: Boeing (tlg) C/o Toler Law Group

20100330927 - Link power savings with state retention: Methods and apparatus relating to link power savings with state retention are described. In one embodiment, one or more components of two agents coupled via a serial link are turned off during idle periods while retaining link state in each agent. Other embodiments are also disclosed.... Agent: Caven & Aghevli LLC C/o Cpa Global

20100330928 - Fast convergence to optimal beam patterns: Systems and methods for joint training of beam patterns in a system having a transmitter and a receiver. Initial transmit and receive beam pattern vectors are first selected. The beam pattern vectors are perturbed to produce a plurality of perturbed transmit and receive beam pattern vectors. A received signal power... Agent: Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

20100330930 - Lprf device wake up using wireless tag: A wireless transceiver includes: (a) a low power radio frequency (LPRF) communications component capable of powering down to conserve energy and capable of powering up in response to an electronic signal, the LPRF communications component including a transmitter and a first receiver; and (b) a second receiver that is configured... Agent: Tillman Wright, PLLC

20100330929 - Method and apparatus for compensating for transceiver impairments: A method for compensating a transceiver for impairments includes transmitting a plurality of partial bandwidth training signals using a transmitter. A plurality of response signals of a receiver having a bandwidth and exhibiting receiver impairments is captured. Each response signal is associated with one of the partial bandwidth training signals.... Agent: Scott F. Diring Williams, Morgan & Amerson, P.C.

20100330931 - System and transceiver clocking to minimize required number of reference sources in multi-function cellular applications including gps: A system comprises a first clock module configured to generate a first clock reference that is not corrected using automatic frequency correction (AFC). A global position system (GPS) module is configured to receive the first clock reference. An integrated circuit for a cellular transceiver includes a system phase lock loop... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce P.L.C

20100330932 - Apparatus and methods for efficient implementation of tuners: Embodiments of systems and methods for the efficient implementation of tuners are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global

20100330933 - Output circuit of high-frequency transmitter: A transmitting and receiving device includes: a transmission circuit that transmits a signal by FM-modulating a carrier wave of the signal; an FM demodulation circuit that generates a demodulation signal by FM-demodulating the received signal; and a first filter circuit that changes a pass-band for letting the received signal pass... Agent: Arent Fox LLP

20100330934 - Combination module with antenna and audio-component: A combination module includes an antenna, an audio component, a first carrier and a second carrier. The antenna is attached to the first carrier. The audio component is attached to the second carrier. The first carrier and the second carrier are integrally formed together.... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100330935 - Battery connector system: A battery connector system for connecting a battery to a battery powered device is provided herein that includes an insert molded contact block comprising a contact block, a plurality of electrical contacts insert molded into the contact block, and an outer electrical connection for electrically coupling the plurality of electrical... Agent: Motorola, Inc Penny Tomko

20100330936 - Multiband antenna and wireless communication device employing the same: An exemplary multiband antenna includes an antenna module and a switch module electrically connected to the antenna module. The antenna module includes a first antenna member, a second antenna member, and a third antenna member, which are mounted on a main board. The antenna module is electrically connected or disconnected... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100330937 - Fm signal transmitter and audio filtering method: An FM signal transmitter has a processing module, a connecting module and an FM transmitting module. The connecting module is electronically connected to the processing module and has a Universal Serial Bus (USB) unit that is selectively connected to a computer and receives audio data from the computer, wherein the... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC

20100330938 - Power detector: A power detector comprises a pair of transistor amplifier elements having respective control terminals for receiving with opposite polarities a radio/mm-wave frequency signal whose power is to be detected. Respective alternately-conductive parallel amplifier paths are controlled by the control terminals. A low pass filter and current mirror is responsive to... Agent: Larson Newman & Abel, LLP

20100330939 - Power divider and dual-output radio transmitter: A power divider includes a substrate, a signal reception terminal formed in a first layer of the substrate for receiving signals, a first output terminal formed in the first layer for outputting radio-frequency (RF) signals, a matching terminal formed in a third layer of the substrate, a second output terminal... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100330940 - Sensor-aided wireless combining: An apparatus and method are disclosed for achieving receiver diversity. A wireless unit includes a plurality of antennas, an antenna selector to select one or more antennas from the plurality of antennas, a processor with input data from an inertial sensor for monitoring the orientation of the wireless unit. Based... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100330941 - Fm transmitter with a delta-sigma modulator and a phase-locked loop: A frequency modulation (FM) transmitter implemented with a delta-sigma modulator and a phase-locked loop (PLL) is described. The delta-sigma modulator receives a modulating signal (e.g., an FM stereo multiplex (MPX) signal) and provides a modulator output signal. The PLL performs frequency modulation based on the modulator output signal and provides... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100330942 - Linearity of an rf receive path by spurious tone suppression: A method of increasing linearity of an RF signal receive path includes measuring a signal amplified by the receive path. The receive path has a local oscillator operating at an LO frequency and a ground. An error signal is determined from the amplified signal, the error signal being representative of... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20100330943 - Methods for measuring received signal strength indication, measurement devices, and radio communication device: In various embodiments, a method for measuring Received Signal Strength Indication is provided. The method may include carrying out a first partial Received Signal Strength Indication measurement for a plurality of mobile radio base stations, selecting at least one mobile radio base station out of the plurality of mobile radio... Agent: Viering, Jentschura & Partner

20100330944 - Apparatus for enhancing the dynamic range of shockline-based sampling receivers: Shockline-based samplers of a vector-network analyzer (VNA) have enhanced dynamic range by using a dynamic bias network applied to the non-linear transmission lines (NLTLs) or shocklines. The bias voltage applied to the NLTL provides direct control over the falling-edge shockline compression, and thus the insertion loss and overall RF bandwidth... Agent: Fliesler Meyer LLP

20100330945 - Radio receiver: A radio receiver includes a down-converter 110 for receiving a radio multiplexed signal containing a first signal and a second signal, multiplying the first signal and the second signal by a mixer 104 to thereby down-convert the radio multiplexed signal and generate an intermediate frequency signal 5e. The mixer 104... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100330946 - Enhanced interference nulling equalization: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate combining received signals from multiple receive antennas in a wireless communication environment. The received signals from the multiple receive antennas can be weighted utilizing an adaptive combination of maximal ratio combining (MRC) and interference nulling. The combination of MRC and interference nulling can... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100330947 - Providing image rejection calibration for a receiver: According to one embodiment, a method for updating filter values of an image canceller is provided. The method may include determining a channel-to-image (C/I) ratio between a channel signal and an image signal at the canceller input and generating a gain control value based at least in part on the... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.

20100330948 - Buffer circuit with integrated loss canceling: A filter circuit enhances a deficient Q-value in a filter stage and buffers the filter stage from subsequent filter stages using a common active device. A filter circuit includes a first buffered filtering stage including a first Q-deficient filter stage to receive an input signal and a first Q-enhancement buffer... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100330949 - Bps receiver: The present invention receives simultaneously RF signal of different frequency band and processes the RF signal received, at this time a BPS receiver minimizes aliasing generated by RF signal. The present invention comprises a sampling process unit which samples a signal summing a first RF signal and a second RF... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100330951 - Base station, subordinate station, and emergency information transmission method thereof: A base station (BS), a subordinate station (SS) and emergency information transmission methods thereof are provided. The SS is in a power-saving state. The BS shall allocate an emergency alert indicator and emergency information in a transmission channel. The SS in the power-saving state receives the emergency information according to... Agent: Skaar Ulbrich Macari, P.A.

20100330950 - Device and method for temperature monitoring and warning: A wireless communication device and method adapted for temperature monitoring and warning is disclosed. In its simplest form, it can include: providing (510) a multi-mode communication device including an unrestricted mode having an unrestricted operation temperature range and a restricted mode having a restricted operation temperature range; determining (520) if... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100330952 - Personal safety device, system and process: A personal safety system, including: a mobile telephone device; and a personal safety device, including: a sensor, a transceiver module configured to send, in response to activation of the sensor by a user, an activation signal to the mobile telephone device via a wireless link, and an indicator configured to... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP

20100330953 - Controlling usage in virtualized mobile devices: One embodiment is a method of controlling usage in a virtualized mobile device including virtualization software that supports one or more virtual machines, the method including: (a) receiving control information at the virtualized mobile device that includes one or more limits pertaining to one or more uses of the virtualized... Agent: Vmware, Inc.

20100330954 - Method and apparatus for monitoring usage patterns of a wireless device: Apparatus and methods for monitoring usage patterns of a wireless device may include a usage monitoring and reporting module operable to monitor and log usage on a wireless device based on a received usage configuration. Further, based on the usage configuration, the wireless device may forward the log to another... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100330957 - Mobile terminal authentication method and system: A method and system of authenticating a mobile terminal may include using a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) authentication device managed by a mobile virtual network operator, receiving an authentication request sent from the mobile terminal from a relay device via a MVNO base station configured to provide a service... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100330955 - Private cellular system with auto-registration functionality: In one embodiment, a private cellular system provides private cellular service and public cellular service using licensed frequency spectrum associated with a public land mobile network (PLMN). The system is configured to have a predetermined phone number that a subscriber who is using the public cellular service via the private... Agent: Fogg & Powers LLC

20100330956 - Real-time replenishment with electronic confirmation for sale of prepaid long distance: A method and system of providing an electronic receipt, such as a SMS text message, to a consumer responsive to a purchase of long distance calling minutes, real-time replenishment of the customer's account, and seamless, pin-less use of the purchased long-distance from the user's chosen phone(s).... Agent: Smith Hopen, Pa

20100330959 - Method for updating ue capability information in a mobile telecommunications network: The present invention relates to methods and arrangements for handling UE capability information a mobile telecommunications network wherein an eNodeB (100) receives (60) information regarding the UE capability information from the UE (120) and stores (70) the information. The eNodeB (100) sends (80) the UE capability information to the EPC,... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100330958 - Mobile communication device and method for disabling applications: A mobile communication device (1) is connectable to a memory device (MIF) that comprises a plurality of memorysectors (0-F), wherein at least one application is stored in at least one memory sector. the memory sectors are protected against unauthorized access 5 by sector keys (key A, key B, 4). The... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100330960 - Systems, methods, and computer readable media for third party monitoring and control of calls: Methods, systems, and computer readable media for third party monitoring and control of calls are disclosed. For example, a method performed at a signaling node includes receiving a signaling message indicating an attempted call communication to a called party device from a calling party device and determining if the called... Agent: Jenkins, Wilson, Taylor & Hunt, P. A.

20100330962 - Method and apparatus for negotiation and notification of a network access time period in a wireless communication system: In a wireless communication system wherein a user equipment (UE) that accesses a cell served by an access point (sometimes known as femtocell) is granted only a limited time period during which to camp on, attach to, or connect to the cell, the communication system permits a user of the... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Penny Tomko

20100330963 - Method for a secure detach procedure in a radio telecommunication network: The present invention proposes a method for performing a detach of a terminal (MS) registered to a telecommunication network (NW) by associating an identification (TMSI) for said terminal (MS), deriving a signature (TMSI_SIG) for said identification (TMSI), and allocating a pair consisting of said identification (TMSI) and said signature (TMSI_SIG)... Agent: Mintz Levin Cohen Ferris Glovsky And Popeo, .c.

20100330961 - Providing security in virtualized mobile devices: One embodiment is a method of providing security in a virtualized mobile device including virtualization software that supports one or more virtual machines, the method including: (a) receiving a security policy at the virtualized mobile device, which security policy includes one or more location or location-time scenarios for the virtualized... Agent: Vmware, Inc.

20100330965 - Method and system for the prevention of unwanted wireless telecommunications: The invention of present speaks to a method and system for the prevention of unwanted wireless telecommunications which is implemented as part of a computer program product in (preferentially) the telecommunications operator's network, which meets and/or exceeds much of current, proposed and even academically anticipated legislative (and by necessity, technical)... Agent: Perry & Currier C/o Keating & Bennett, LLP

20100330964 - Wireless communication device for processing incoming calls on-demand with multiple pre-recorded answering voices and/or pre-defined messages: Disclosed is a device for a wireless communication device for processing incoming calls on-demand with multiple pre-recorded answering voices and/or pre-defined messages. The device comprises a bus system, a memory connected to the bus, the memory comprising a set of incoming call response instructions, and a controller connected to the... Agent: Kunzler Needham Massey & Thorpe

20100330967 - Delayed user notification of events in a mobile device: A sender-specified courtesy notification scheme to delay notification by a receiving device of the receipt of a data message is disclosed. A sender may specify a notification parameter defining a delay and send the parameter in association with the data message to a recipient. The recipient's receiving device evaluates the... Agent: Ogilvy Renault LLP- Rim

20100330966 - Message transmitter and response message transmitting method in cellular mobile telephone apparatus and recording medium recording program for executing the method: A cellular mobile telephone apparatus has circuits for generating messages, a storage circuit for storing messages, and transmitter/receiver circuit for transmitting a message. When the user of the cellular mobile telephone apparatus cannot immediately respond to an incoming call, a desired one of a plurality of previously generated and stored... Agent: Mattingly & Malur, P.C.

20100330969 - Method and apparatus for managing profile information of mobile terminal in mobile communications system: A method for managing profile information of a mobile terminal in a mobile communications system includes: registering profile information of the mobile terminal at a central system via a local system, the profile information having dynamic profile information and static profile information; and registering DB (database) information of an external... Agent: Ladas & Parry LLP

20100330968 - System and method of restricting endpoint identifiers in a communication system: A method for providing a mobile network code associated with a network operations center to a mobile terminal. The method reading a first mobile network code from a removable data device installed in the mobile terminal. The method further comprises reading a second mobile network code from a fixed memory... Agent: Research In Motion Corp./cr Attn: J. Robert Brown

20100330970 - Displaying caller information on wireless local network connected device: A method, a computer program, a computer program product and a user equipment (6) comprising a contacts database (16) and being connected to a telecommunications network (12) and to a displaying device (3) over a wireless local network (5). The method comprises the steps of: wirelessly receiving incoming caller information... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100330972 - Dynamic contact list display: A dynamic contact list for a mobile device presents address book contacts in varying arrangements based on external factors. The mobile device may receive a request to display a contact list and may retrieve a sort procedure for the contact list. The sort procedure may be based on a user's... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group

20100330973 - Method and device for programming inter-(sub) system interface identity data at a unit or individual subscriber: A method and device enables programming inter-subsystem interface (ISSI) identity data, which identifies at least one of units or groups operating in a communication network, into at least one unit associated with a first radio frequency subsystem. The method includes receiving the ISSI identity data at the first radio frequency... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Penny Tomko

20100330971 - System and method for providing a production upgrade of components within a multiprotocol gateway: A production upgrade is described for a multiprotocol gateway. This upgrade allows various modules and components within the gateway to be upgraded independently without impacting traffic flow in the gateway. The upgrade can be performed by deploying a new version of the module alongside an older version of the same... Agent: Fliesler Meyer LLP

20100330974 - Systems and methods for generating calendar events associated with contact information: The described embodiments relate generally to systems and methods for generating calendar events that include contact information. In example embodiments, upon an unanswered incoming call being regarded as a missed call, a calendar event is generated and stored in a calendar database. The generated calendar event includes contact information corresponding... Agent: Rim

20100330975 - Vehicle internet radio interface: The invention provides a internet radio interface for use in vehicles. The interface allows a device unit, with wireless capability and voice interface technology, to communicate with a vehicle, mobile phone, and portal in order to manage and upload various user preferences to the device unit as set out by... Agent: Carlson, Gaskey & Olds, P.C.

20100330977 - Centralized coexistence manager for controlling operation of multiple radios: Systems and methodologies are described herein that facilitate a centralized structure for managing multi-radio coexistence for a mobile device and/or other suitable device(s). As described herein, a control plane coexistence manager (CxM) entity and/or a data plane CxM entity can be implemented to directly interact with a set of associated... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100330978 - Method, server and mobile communication device for managing unique memory device identifications: A method for server-based managing of unique memory device identifications (MUID1, MUID2), such as serial numbers, of memory devices (MIF1, MIF2) having unique memory device identifications, like MIFARE devices, preferably emulated MIFARE devices like SmartMX cards, which memory devices are arranged in mobile communication devices (U1, U2), comprises keeping a... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100330976 - Remote access to information on a mobile terminal from a web browser extension: The invention relates to a method and system for managing information stored and/or services configured in a mobile terminal from a remote terminal, wherein the mobile terminal is configured to connect to a mobile communications network and comprises a web server having an API defined for each piece of information... Agent: Workman Nydegger 1000 Eagle Gate Tower

20100330979 - Portable phone remote: A video device and a remote control function for a video device that can be carried out over a remote device such as a phone. The phone connects to the video device over a network.... Agent: Scott C Harris Law Office Of Scott C Harris, Inc

20100330981 - Device and method for transmitting cell offset in telecommunication system: A terminal unit, base station, computer readable medium and method for transmitting cell individual offset information from a base station in a cell in a communication network, to a user terminal that applies the cell individual offset information to measurement reports and/or events associated with the cell, including, generating the... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100330980 - Method and device for forwarding mbms contents: In a radio communication system, a first network-based radio station transmits information destined for a plurality of subscriber stations. A second network-based radio station transmits messages destined for individual subscriber stations and the second network-based radio station receives by radio the information transmitted by the first network-based radio station and... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100330983 - Miscellaneous improvements on the hrpd system: Mechanisms for improving the proposed high rate packet data (HRPD) system are provided. Approaches proposed are including PilotGroupID in the sector parameter message to convey the pilot group information, encoding to enable shortened NeighborList messages, improvements on RoutUpdateRequest message for request updates on multiple carriers, inclusion of the channel record... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100330982 - Mobile station, mobile exchange station and mobile communication method: A mobile station (100) includes: a cell selector unit (106) configured to perform a cell reselection procedure for a predetermined period after a failure of a detection of a radio link with a first radio base station which manages a first cell; a connection re-establishment request signal transmitter unit (102)... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100330984 - User equipment and cell search method for the same background of the invention: A user equipment and cell search method for the same are disclosed. The user equipment supports two or more frequency bands. The cell search method for the user equipment includes: receiving intersection data through a first frequency band; and skipping, when the received intersection data is set to a search... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100330985 - Fixed mobile convergence home control system: Systems and methods for controlling a building automation system with an FMC cellular device are provided. The FMC cellular device can locally interface with a building automation system via a femtocell base station or a wireless access point, remotely interface with a building automation system over a wide area network... Agent: Honeywell/husch Patent Services

20100330987 - Call processing system for mobile and method thereof: Disclosed herein is a call processing system and method for mobile communication terminals. The call processing system for mobile communication terminals according to the present invention includes a gateway location register (130) for generating a Database (DB) for an international roaming service subscriber. A roaming control unit (120) registers a... Agent: Ampacc Law Group, PLLC Loading...

20100330986 - System and method for using multiple subscriber identities to provide differentiated services to subscribers: The techniques disclosed here enable a mobile station device having a plurality of subscriber identities to select an identity for registration with a network for wireless communications in a way that takes advantage of the most favorable roaming agreements between operators. The identity selection algorithm, for example, provides the flexibility... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100330988 - method and apparatus: A method comprising: receiving in a first mobile communication device information about at least one access network from at least one second mobile communication device; and selecting an access network for use by the first mobile communication device in dependence on said information.... Agent: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.

20100330989 - Terminal and method for controlling cell searching thereof: A cell search method for a terminal capable of cell search control includes: receiving a message including first cell search information from a macro cell base station that manages a macro cell; updating second cell search information stored in the terminal based on the first cell search information; and searching... Agent: Lahive & Cockfield, LLP Floor 30, Suite 3000

20100330990 - Method and apparatus for unloading terminal quickly: A method and an apparatus for quickly unloading a terminal are provided. The method comprises: paging a user terminal which is registered in a mobile switch to unload through a wireless access node after the mobile switch to unload receives a command of unloading the user terminal; the mobile switch... Agent: Farjami & Farjami LLP

20100330994 - Base station, radio communication system, and handover method: When a handover request for performing a handover of a terminal (70) from a macro cell C1 to a CSG cell C2 is received from an SeNB 10 (S8), a base station (TeNB) (40) of the CSG cell C2 transmits a handover response in accordance with a handover enabled/disabled state... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100330995 - Communication terminal and base station: A communication terminal adjusts the transmission timing of data transmitted to a base station so that the base station can receive the data within a predetermined delay time. The communication terminal includes a reception section 701 for receiving priority of MAC control information transmitted from the base station, a priority... Agent: Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC

20100330996 - Control node for a mobile communication network and a method for allocating resources in said network: The present invention relates to a control node for a mobile communication network. The control node has means arranged to provide the IMSI of at least some of the currently set up connections and means arranged to allocate resources for the connections based on said IMSI information. The present invention... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100330992 - Device, method, and apparatus for offline discontinuous reception (drx) processing with online triggers in cellular systems: An apparatus and method for processing signals are disclosed. The apparatus may include a transceiver configured to receive a first paging signal during a first cycle, a memory, and a processor configured to store the received first paging signal in the memory, to switch the transceiver to an off state... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100330991 - Gps assisted network administration: Embodiments disclosed herein include methods, apparatus, and system architectures for using GPS within wireless networks to assist with wireless network management including handovers and data transfers, along with navigation decisions within heterogeneous networks.... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global

20100330993 - Method of initiating handover pre-preparation and related communication device: A method of initiating handover pre-preparation for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of receiving a pre-prepared handover command from a source base station, wherein the pre-prepared handover command includes context of a target base station, whereby the mobile device does... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100330998 - Method of transmitting and receiving radio access information in a wireless mobile communications system: In a wireless mobile communications system, a method of transmitting and receiving radio access information that allows a faster and an efficient way of establishing a radio connection between a terminal and a target base station while performing a handover for the terminal to a cell of the target base... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100330997 - Mobile communication access point: An repeater device (11) connects to a master femtocell (cellular access point) (10) device, which in turn connects directly to the Internet (3) by means of a broadband access circuit (2), and through the Internet to the fixed infrastructure of a cellular network. The inbuilt radio configuration services of the... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100330999 - Handover support in radio communications: User equipment is to be handed over from a source cell to a target cell in a radio communication network. The user equipment is assigned dedicated uplink resources in the source cell, and a handover candidate cell is prepared for receiving the user equipment by obtaining information about the assigned... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100331000 - Macro-to-femto cell reselection: The present invention discloses a method including: storing identification information or location information for a handover previously performed by a mobile system; estimating when the mobile system enters within a coverage area of a target femtocell; recognizing the coverage area based on the identification information or the location information; and... Agent: Cool Patent, P.C. C/o Cpa Global

20100331001 - Message delivery control based on destination point codes: Systems and methods are disclosed for limiting text/multimedia message delivery based on destination point codes or other destination identifiers. A switching center in a mobile network monitors the amount of text/multimedia message traffic routed to destinations. If the message traffic routed to a destination exceeds a threshold, then the switching... Agent: Duft Bornsen & Fishman, LLP

20100331002 - Method and apparatus for improving network performance in a communication system: A method and apparatus is disclosed for improving network performance in a communication system. A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a server having a controller to group a plurality of wireless base terminals (WBTs) into first and second groups that share at least... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Gmg Attn: Patent Docketing

20100331006 - Downlink localized and distributed multiplexing in a frequency division multiplexing manner: A method of signaling system configuration information in a wireless mobile cellular communication system is disclosed. The method comprises transmitting the system configuration information at every predetermined period. In this case, each downlink subframe is divided into a plurality of frequency partitions, and subcarriers from at least two of the... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP

20100331003 - Fast retry of transmitting random access preamble using bitmap information: A fast retry of transmitting a random access preamble by determining an existence of a random access response during a random access procedure in an Evolved Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (E-UMTS) evolved from Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS) or a Long Term Evolution System (LTE).... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100331004 - Reducing power consumption in mobile networks: f

20100331005 - Voice call resource reallocation in the downlink dual carrier: for each empty timeslot with higher priority for voice calls than the priority of at least one timeslot already dedicated to voice calls, reallocating one of said timeslot already dedicated to voice calls to said empty timeslot.... Agent: Workman Nydegger 1000 Eagle Gate Tower

20100331007 - Method and apparatus for suppressing inter-cell interference: The present invention discloses a method and an apparatus for suppressing inter-cell interference. The method includes: obtaining edge channels whose signal interference ratio (SIR) is above a preset threshold from edge channel group to constitute a first candidate channel set; selecting an edge channel of the lowest correlation as a... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100331011 - Circuit switched fallback for mobile terminated calls: In order to prevent a mobile terminated (MT) call to a user equipment (UE) from being lost by addressing a Location Area/Tracking Area (LA/TA) mismatch problem that could occur during a circuit switched (CS) Fallback, the method comprises the steps of: receiving a paging message from a mobility management entity,... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100331008 - Methods and systems for providing user location information in telecommunications networks: Example networks include a network-level user location information database that stores user location information for all network users over several points in time from one or more network-level hosts. Example networks may also include a processor and display connected to the database. Example methods include accessing and storing user location... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C

20100331010 - Trajectory-based location determination: The subject matter disclosed herein relates to determining a location of a mobile device using an estimated trajectory of motion of the mobile device, and in particular, using a comparison of the estimated trajectory with one or more predetermined candidate trajectories.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100331009 - Wireless terminal and method for managing the receipt of position reference singals for use in determining a location: The present invention provides for wireless terminal and a method in a wireless terminal for use in a location determination approach using time of arrival estimates between the wireless terminal and a plurality of base stations in a cellular network. The method includes receiving assistance data from a serving base... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100331012 - Tdoa-based reconstruction of base station location data: Methods and apparatus for determining a position estimate for a base station transceiver node in a wireless communication system are disclosed. An exemplary method comprises obtaining a first set of time-difference-of-arrival (TDOA) measurement data from a first plurality of mobile stations, the first set of TDOA measurement data corresponding to... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100331013 - Tdoa-based reconstruction of base station location data: Methods and apparatus for determining a position estimate for a base station transceiver node in a wireless communication system are disclosed. An exemplary method comprises obtaining a first set of time-difference-of-arrival (TDOA) measurement data from a first plurality of mobile stations, the first set of TDOA measurement data corresponding to... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100331016 - Location-based promotion for a mobile communication network: Methods and systems for location-based promotions are presented. A location of a mobile device is determined and transmitted to a server computer via a wireless communications network, along with user identification information. One or more location-based applications are run on the mobile device. At least one of the applications receives... Agent: Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky And Popeo, P.c

20100331017 - Method and system of efficiently using mobile terminal context: A system includes a context manager that stores, as a device catalog in a storage unit, attribute information and execution condition of a device from which an application acquires context information to execute a predetermined function and that selects a device which the application uses responsive to a request from... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC

20100331015 - Methods, systems and computer program products for a remote business contact identifier: This disclosure details the implementation of methods, systems and computer program products for remote business contact identification (hereinafter, “RBCI”). RBCI systems implement a remote business identification application whereby users may submit rich media including indicative information of at least one target business entity to a RBCI service provider, and the... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group

20100331014 - Navigation system and method: A navigation system and method which provides direction to visitors in buildings or groups of buildings. The system includes a check-in computer for recording identification information and destination information of a person upon entry into a building, for interrogating a wireless communicator associated with the person to obtain a wireless... Agent: Paul W. Martin

20100331018 - Terminal, method for managing thereof, base station and method for managing thereof: A method for managing a terminal operated in an idle state is provided. The method includes entering a femto cell, determining whether a femto base station managing the femto cell has the same paging group as a macro base station managing a macro cell overlapping the femto cell, transmitting a... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100331019 - Device, method, and apparatus for offline discontinuous reception (drx) processing in cellular systems: An apparatus and method for processing signals are disclosed. The apparatus may include a transceiver configured to receive a first paging signal during a first cycle, a memory, and a processor configured to store the received first paging signal in the memory, to switch the transceiver to an off state... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100331024 - Device for personal communications, data collection and data processing, and a circuit card: The object of the invention is a device for personal communication, data collection and data processing, which is a small-sized, portable and hand-held work station comprising a data processing unit (2); a display (9); a user interface (10, 11); a number of peripheral device interfaces (12, 17); at least one... Agent: Proskauer Rose LLP

20100331020 - Enabling binary object attachment support for short messaging service: Systems and methods are described for enabling binary object attachment support in a short messaging service (SMS). More specifically, a binary SMS exposure service is described that allows for sending any generic binary content via SMS to the telecom network. The binary SMS exposure service includes an application-facing web services... Agent: Fliesler Meyer LLP

20100331023 - Message delivery over lte networks: Communication networks and methods are disclosed for delivering messages over LTE networks. One embodiment comprises a universal message center operable to deliver messages over an LTE network. The universal message center receives a message intended for a destination mobile device, and determines if the destination mobile device is LTE enabled.... Agent: Duft Bornsen & Fishman, LLP

20100331021 - Method and system for interworking between instant messaging service and short message service: A method and system for interworking between instant messaging and short message service are provided. The invention allows wireless service providers to offer a new text messaging service to their mobile clients, consumer IM clients and to enterprise IM clients. The exemplary embodiments comprise various elements, including a new administrative... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100331022 - Sharing functionality: A user interface comprises a controller which is configured to display image data, receive input indicating a selection area comprising content corresponding to at least a portion of said image data, receive input indicating a movement of the selection area, identify a recipient and send the content to the recipient... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100331025 - Method for automatically selecting a physical cell identity (pci) of a long term evolution (lte) radio cell: In a Long Term Evolution (LTE) cellular radio system method of selecting a physical cell id (PCI) of a LTE cell is obtained by reporting PCIs of neighbors and also a parameter indicating each neighboring cell's relevance also termed visibility to the cell. A new cell added in a cellular... Agent: Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec

20100331026 - Determination of coupling between radio devices: A method includes transmitting, from a radio device of a secondary communication system, a signal into a channel of a primary communication system; monitoring channel signal quality-related feedback of the primary system; determining, based on the monitored channel signal quality-related feedback, an amount of mutual coupling between the transmitted signal... Agent: Harrington & Smith

20100331027 - Method and apparatus for managing cellular uplink transmissions: A method and apparatus used in an interfering cell of a cellular radio communication system for managing uplink transmissions. Information is received at the interfering cell, including a magnitude of an interference measured in a neighboring cell. The interfering cell has one or more active communication links to respective communication... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Penny Tomko

20100331030 - Control and data signaling in heterogeneous wireless communication networks: A method in a wireless communication device including receiving control signaling from a base station in a control region of a downlink carrier spanning a first bandwidth, receiving a signaling message from the base station indicating a second bandwidth, receiving a first control message within the control region using a... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100331029 - Decentralized coexistence manager for controlling operation of multiple radios: Systems and methodologies are described herein that facilitate a decentralized structure for managing multi-radio coexistence for a mobile device and/or other suitable device(s). As described herein, a coexistence manager (CxM) and/or other suitable means can be implemented in connection with a set of radios (or other transceivers) in order to... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100331031 - Method of random access channel optimization and related communication device: A method of random access channel (RACH) optimization for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises receiving a system information message for RACH configuration optimization, from a network of the wireless communication system, and determining whether to send a first RACH measurement report, used... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100331028 - Radio resource measurement techniques in directional wireless networks: Techniques for radio resource measurement (RRM) that support directionality, as well as scheduled media access techniques are described. For instance, a measurement request may be transmitted from a first device to a second device. This measurement request directs the second device to take one or more measurements of a wireless... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global

20100331032 - Technique for performing a random access procedure in a mobile device: A technique for performing a random access procedure in a fast moving mobile device in context with accessing a radio base station is described. A method embodiment of the technique comprises tuning a receiver of the mobile device to an expected frequency of a pilot signal provided by the base... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100331033 - Wireless communication network system and method: A wireless communication network system including: a command station for allocating a frequency band, broadcasting a backup station and periodic measurement periods in which a terminal should measure a reception quality, and stopping the allocation of the frequency band to the terminal during the measurement period; one or a plurality... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC

20100331034 - Mobile communication method, mobile exchange station, radio base station and mobile station: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes: notifying, from a network node (200, 300) to a mobile station (100), a communication service provided by a target radio access technology in which the mobile station (100) is to be in idle mode; storing, at the mobile station (100),... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100331035 - Method and arrangement for power control during soft handover: The present invention relates to a method and an arrangement of obtaining efficient power control during soft handover in a communication network system when a user equipment (18) is in communication with two or more radio base stations (15a, 15b) over a radio interface on downlink (17) and uplink (16)... Agent: Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec

20100331037 - Method and related communication device for enhancing power control mechanism: A method for enhancing power control mechanism for a mobile device in a wireless communications system includes enabling a repetition function by which the mobile device repeatedly transmits a feedback signal in a plurality of consecutive subframes, receiving downlink signaling indicating an uplink grant as well as a power control... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100331036 - Uplink (ul) power control apparatus and method in broadband wireless communication system: An uplink (UL) power control apparatus and method in a broadband wireless communication system are provided. The Mobile Station (MS) includes a power controller for calculating a power compensation value using a last transmit power in a previous closed loop power control when a power control mode is changed to... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP

20100331038 - Mobile station apparatus and transmission power control method: A mobile station (14) transmits a connection request signal (TCCH) to a base station (12) (S102), and detects whether or not a connection response signal (SCCH) is received from the base station (12) within a predetermined period of time. If the connection response signal (SCCH) is not received within the... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP

20100331039 - Integrated poly-phase fir filter in double-sampled analog to digital converters: A sigma delta analog to digital converter includes a clock operating at a conversion clock rate and first and second conversion paths. The first path includes a first sigma delta modulator configured to produce from an input analog signal a first bit stream at the clock rate, and a first... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20100331040 - Mobile communication terminal, display method for the same, and display control program: s

20100331042 - Battery cover assembly for portable electronic device: A battery cover assembly for a portable electronic device is disclosed including a base member, a first cover member mating with the base member, a second cover member positioned between the base member and the first cover member, a third cover member engaging with the first cover member, a camera... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100331043 - Document and image processing: Computer implemented methods, apparatus and computer program product are described that involve capturing images of a plurality of documents and performing specialized processing on the documents for generalized translation, menu translation, expense reporting, business card and social networking site updating, calendar updating and currency identification. Other specialized applications are also... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C. (bo)

20100331045 - Eeprom memory architecture optimized for embedded memories: The present disclosure relates to an electrically erasable and programmable memory comprising rows of memory cells to store words of N bits each, bit lines and word lines, wherein a row of memory cells comprises a first group of memory cells to store collectively erasable words, and at least one... Agent: Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC

20100331044 - In-vehicle hands-free phone system, and tone sending-out method: An in-vehicle hands-free phone system includes: a base station; a portable terminal that is wirelessly connected to the base station; and an in-vehicle device that includes: an information acquisition portion that acquires information about a portable terminal that is connected to the in-vehicle device; a storage portion that stores a... Agent: Gifford, Krass, Sprinkle,anderson & Citkowski, P.c

20100331041 - System and method for language-independent manipulations of digital copies of documents through a camera phone: Method, device, system and framework for enabling token and point level operations on language independent paper documents through camera phone interface. Image descriptors from snapshots of document captured by the phone can be extracted by phone itself and transmitted to server. In another implementation, the descriptors are extracted by receiving... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC

20100331046 - Handheld mobile phone and method for resetting the handheld mobile phone thereof: A handheld mobile phone includes at least two buttons, a logic circuit, and a processing unit, wherein each button is used for performing at least one specific function. The logic circuit is coupled to the at least two buttons for generating a corresponding specific signal when one of the at... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100331048 - M-s stereo reproduction at a device: Mid-side (M-S) encoded audio is reproduced by a device that includes a multi-channel digital-to-analog converter (DAC). The DAC has a first channel input receiving a digitized mid audio signal, a first channel output providing an analog mid audio signal, a second channel input receiving a digitized side audio signal and... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100331047 - Methods and apparatuses for facilitating generation and editing of multiframe images: Methods and apparatuses are provided for facilitating generation and editing of multiframe images. A method may include grouping a plurality of images into one or more groups of images. Each group of images may comprise a plurality of images depicting a common scene. The method may further include determining a... Agent: Alston & Bird LLP

20100331049 - Reducing power consumption of indoor base stations: t

20100331051 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal and controlling method thereof are disclosed. According to the present invention, when audio information including recorded voice of a correspondent party is displayed on a screen of a mobile terminal, contact information matching the audio information of the correspondent party stored in the mobile terminal is searched... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100331050 - Portable terminal: A portable terminal includes a circuit board having edge and component mounting surfaces. The edge surface includes a first contact terminal and an antenna includes a second contact terminal. The component mounting surface is at least substantially parallel with a display screen of the terminal and the edge surface is... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP

20100331053 - Power consumption control apparatus in pda phone: Mobile devices are configured to receive an input or detect a condition, and to responsively perform operations including, when the mobile device is operative in an idle mode, transition the mobile device from the idle mode to a sleep mode in response to receiving the input or detecting the condition,... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C. (dc)

20100331052 - Terminal with display function: [Constitution] When a user selects one file from a list screen of reduced images M5 in a first display state and then performs a switching operation to move to a second display state, a display control section 110 enables a comparison screen mode. Specifically, the display control section 110 sends... Agent: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

20100331055 - Mobile fast alerting: Where a separate bearer channel is required to be set up in a mobile network to complete a hybrid VoIP call on the mobile network as specified in 3GPP ICS standard TR 23.892, an alerting process may be started after a provisionable delay rather than upon completion of the network... Agent: Anderson Gorecki & Manaras, LLP Attn: John C. Gorecki

20100331054 - Visual ringer: Embodiments of the disclosed invention include an apparatus, method, and computer program product for providing a larger display area for viewing pictures and/or videos on a communication device. For example, in one embodiment, a communication device is disclosed comprising a plurality of display components for displaying an image that covers... Agent: Snr Denton US LLP

20100331057 - Portable electronic device and wireless communication device: A control unit (18) monitors a current value measured by a power control unit (10) (a current amplifier (32)) and a type of application program being executed, and executes a reset process or a power-off process by a battery (30) when the current threshold value measured by the power control... Agent: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

20100331056 - Power management: An apparatus for wireless communications includes a processing system. The processing system is configured to turn off a first wireless interface configured to support communications within a first coverage area. The processing system is further configured to communicate with a second apparatus using a second wireless interface configured to support... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100331058 - Apparatus including an earpiece speaker module: Apparatus includes a housing, a substrate provided within the housing and including a first surface oppositely disposed to a second surface, an earpiece speaker module provided within the housing and including an air displacement component that is configured to move upon application of an electrical signal, the air displacement component... Agent: Harrington & Smith

20100331059 - Apparatus with swivel hinge and associated method: Disclosed herein is an apparatus. The apparatus includes a first housing member, a second housing member, and a rotatable hinge. The first housing member includes a first magnet. The second housing member includes a second magnet. The second magnet is opposite the first magnet. The rotatable hinge is between the... Agent: Harrington & Smith

20100331060 - Connector unit and electronic equipment: A connector unit includes a flexible substrate 120 having a main connector 110, a first sub-connector 111 and a second sub-connector 112, which are installed in a surface thereof, having an elongated shape to provide an configuration that the main connector 110 is located in an end of one surface... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100331061 - Apparatus for holding a communication device: An apparatus for securely holding a communication or mobile device for hands-free use includes an attachment portion for that is extendable from a headset or pair of glasses. A suction or adhesive system is used to removably secure a mobile device to the attachment portion so that a user can... Agent: Zuber & Taillieu LLP

20100331063 - Method and apparatus for a sliding display: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus comprises a display slidably coupled with a housing having a front face, the display being slidable across the front face of the housing, the display having at least three positions with respect to the housing, the display having... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100331062 - Microslide: An apparatus includes a device body and a movable element slidingly engaged with the device body, the movable element being movable in a longitudinal direction between an open position and a closed position relative to the device body, wherein moving the movable element from the closed position to the open... Agent: Perman & Green, LLP

  
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20100323608 - System and method for preventing photography: A method for causing the localized malfunctioning of a digital camera in a specified area; (102) to degrade photographic recording by the digital camera, comprising the steps of coupling the digital camera to a source of'electromagnetic interference (104, 106) and generating electromagnetic waves (108) of a frequency to interfere with... Agent: Robert G. Lev

20100323610 - Methods and apparatus to support paging with less interference in multi-tier communication systems: The mobile station also can determine if at least a portion of a listening slot overlaps with the AI and, using the same procedure that the first base station uses to recalculate the paging slot, recalculates the listening slot such that the listening slot overlaps and/or occurs within the UAI... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100323609 - Terminal device and control program thereof: In a mobile phone 1, when displaying content received from a television broadcast receiving section 17 or the like in a display section 19 capable of three-dimensional display, a central controlling section 11 judges the suitability in 3D display of the content based on the reception condition at the time... Agent: Cohen, Pontani, Lieberman & Pavane LLP

20100323611 - Systems and methods for coherent precoding with antenna selection for coordinated multipoint transmission: Downlink data may be transmitted from cooperating base stations to a user equipment (UE). Different numbers of transmit antennas may be selected for use at different cooperating base stations. Coherent weighting may be performed at each of the transmission points. The UE may estimate channels from individual cooperating base stations... Agent: Austin Rapp & Hardman

20100323612 - Transparent relay using dual-layer beam forming association procedures: A system and method for use in a communication system that includes at least one base station and at least one relay node (RN) for communicating with a user agent (UA), the system comprising a base station that includes a processor and an antenna assembly capable of simultaneously transmitting at... Agent: Research In Motion Corp./cr Attn: J. Robert Brown

20100323613 - Communication apparatus and relayed communication system and control method thereof: A relayed communication system including a supervising station and a plurality of communication stations, transmits data from the supervising station to the communication stations by relay transmission. Each of the plurality of communication stations determines the quality of communication with the supervising station, and notifies the determined communication quality to... Agent: Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto

20100323614 - Mobile station association procedures with type ii relays: A relay node including one or more components configured to measure a signal strength of sounding reference signals (SRS) received from a mobile station, and in response to the signal strength being above a predetermined threshold, to transmit a first request to an access node. The first request is for... Agent: Research In Motion Corp./cr Attn: J. Robert Brown

20100323615 - Security, safety, augmentation systems, and associated methods: A mobile device has a datalog module that captures multimedia data at the mobile device and transmits the multimedia data through cell networks to a control center. The mobile device may also include a GPS sensor wherein location information is included within the multimedia data. A mobile device has a... Agent: Lathrop & Gage LLP

20100323616 - Devices for conveying wireless power and methods of operation thereof: Exemplary embodiments are directed to wireless power. A method may comprise receiving wireless power with a receiver and charging an accumulator with energy from the received wireless power. The method may further include conveying energy from the accumulator to an energy storage device upon a charging level of the accumulator... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323617 - Method, connection and data carrier to perform repeated operations on the key-board of mobile communication device: When processing repeated operations on the keyboard of a mobile communication device, mainly at direct debits, used is a separate data carrier with a memory in which is stored at least one file with a sequence of keyboard orders of a macro type. Data carrier is energetically supplied contact-free by... Agent: Woodcock Washburn LLP

20100323619 - Headset adapter and methods for communicating between a hands-free headset and a landline telephone: A hands-free headset adapter comprises a first telephone connector configured to couple with the base unit of a landline telephone; a second telephone connector configured to couple with the handset of the landline telephone, the second telephone connector coupled to the first telephone connector via a communication channel; receive and... Agent: Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

20100323618 - Mobile communication device: Described herein are mobile communication devices that are insertable within a slot of a host system. The mobile communication device is sized to fit within the host system. When inserted within the slot of the host system, the mobile communication device may interface with the host system to exchange data.... Agent: Echostar Technologies, L.L.C. Legal Department

20100323620 - System and method for streaming identical data over several links: Method for streaming data over a plurality of data links formed between a master device and a plurality of slave devices includes constructing a vendor specific command packet, sending the vendor specific command packet to a host controller of the master device, and constructing at least one baseband packet addressed... Agent: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.l.l.c.

20100323621 - Communication of audio control signals for wireless audio output devices: A wireless audio headphone communication system has an audio input for receiving an audio signal from an audio source. A wireless transceiver receives and transmits radio frequency communications with a wireless audio headphone, the communications including an audio control signal that conforms to a wireless audio control protocol of a... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew, LLP

20100323622 - Interference cancellation for predictive signals: A method, apparatus, system, and computer program product example embodiments of the invention are disclosed to reduce interference of predictive signal transmissions between wireless devices. In an example embodiment, a wireless receiver is configured to receive a composite signal, wherein the composite signal includes at least a beacon component comprising... Agent: Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell LLP Attn:IPDocketing

20100323624 - Method and apparatus for selectively applying interference cancellation in spread spectrum systems: The present invention is directed to the selective provision of interference canceled signal streams to demodulating fingers in a communication receiver. According to the present invention, potential interferer signal paths are identified. Signal streams having one or more potential interferer signals removed or canceled are created, and a correlation is... Agent: Barcelo, Harrison & Walker, LLP

20100323623 - Method for adapting the signal transmission between two electronic devices, as well as arrangement with a computer system and a peripheral device: A method for adapting the signal transmission between two electronic devices (1, 2) that are connected to each other via a physical interface and that each have a transmitter (8a, 8b) and a receiver (7a, 7b), wherein analog signals are transmitted from the transmitter (8a, 8b) of one device (1,... Agent: Cohen, Pontani, Lieberman & Pavane LLP

20100323625 - Base station device, terminal device, and wireless communication system: A base station device (10) communicates between a first terminal device and a second terminal device over the same channel by spatial multiplexing. The base station device (10) comprises an interference cancellation coefficient extractor (30) that extracts an interference cancellation coefficient from a signal received from the first terminal device... Agent: Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC

20100323627 - Apparatus and method for signaling between a user equipment and a wireless network: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, a method is disclosed that comprises deciding at a user equipment (UE) an outage period during which the UE has limited communications with the serving base station; and sending to the serving base station a signaling message indicating the outage... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100323628 - Building influence estimation apparatus and building influence estimation method: Appropriate and easy estimation is achieved for influence of a building on a mobile communication terminal. A building influence estimation apparatus 10 to estimate influence of a building on a mobile communication terminal 20 has: a reception information acquiring unit 12 which acquires reception information indicative of a reception intensity... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100323630 - Reception apparatus, mobile equipment, communication system, and communication method: A reception apparatus includes a receiver having respective antennas for receiving signals of different respective polarized wave surfaces, an estimation unit configured to estimate a propagation characteristic between the reception apparatus and a mobile equipment, a calculation unit configured to calculate at least one of weights of respective beam formings... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100323631 - Reporting and use of user equipment measurement event confidence level: In one exemplary embodiment of the invention, a method includes: detecting a local network access node; generating a measurement report based on the detected local network access node, where the measurement report is for transmission to a serving network access node; and in response to successfully reading system information for... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100323629 - Resistive evaluation of the coupling factor of an electromagnetic transponder: A method for evaluating the current coupling factor between an electromagnetic transponder and a terminal, wherein a ratio between data, representative of a voltage across an oscillating circuit of the transponder and obtained for two values of the resistive load, is compared with one or several thresholds.... Agent: Stmicroelectronics Inc. C/o Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100323626 - Wireless communication system modeling: Techniques are generally described related to modeling a wireless communication system that includes multiple communication connections. Example systems, apparatuses, methods and processes may include one or more of identifying a first parameter and a first operational characteristic of interest of a first one of the communication connections, activating the first... Agent: Ren-sheng InternationalIPManagement Ltd. Gene I. Su

20100323632 - Wireless communication system, wireless communication apparatus and communication control method: A channel estimation and prediction unit 18 estimates a channel and predicts a plurality of channels for a next transmission slot. An SVD unit 19 performs singular value decomposition on a plurality of channel prediction values. An eigenvalue calculation unit 20 calculates a plurality of eigenvalues in a slot, whereas... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP

20100323633 - Method and apparatus for detecting and measuring for home node-bs: Methods and apparatus are disclosed for a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) to detect and perform measurements with respect to Home Node-Bs (HNB) and Home evolved Node-Bs (H(e)NB) (collectively “HNB”). The methods may include generating and transmitting a request for a measurement configuration that may include gap allocations to detect and... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100323634 - Semiconductor device and signal processing method thereof: Disclosed is a semiconductor device for performing wireless communication, including a wireless transmitting and receiving unit that transmits and receives a wireless signal, and an external interface unit that transmits and receives a signal to and from an external apparatus connected to the semiconductor device at a signal voltage larger... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100323636 - Apparatus and methods for implementing multi-channel tuners: Embodiments of systems and methods for implementing multi-channel tuners are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global

20100323635 - Apparatus and methods for minimizing phase interaction between multiple tuner solutions: Embodiments of systems and methods for implementing multi-channel tuners are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global

20100323637 - Method and apparatus for conveying antenna configuration information via masking: A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for conveying information regarding the antenna configuration and/or the transmission diversity scheme to a recipient, such as a mobile device. In particular, information regarding the antenna configuration and/or the transmission diversity scheme can be conveyed by masking, such as cyclic redundancy... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100323639 - Phase correction apparatus and phase correction method: A phase correction apparatus in a wireless transmitter includes a modulator for modulating a first carrier signal by an in-phase component and a quadrature-phase component of a first signal, a demodulator for demodulating a returned signal by a second carrier signal and generating a second signal including an in-phase component... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100323640 - Phase correction apparatus and phase correction method: A phase correction apparatus in a wireless transmitter includes a modulator configured to modulate an in-phase component and a quadrature component of a first signal by a first carrier wave signal, a demodulator configured to demodulate a returned signal by a second carrier wave signal and generate a second signal... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100323638 - Phase corrector and phase correction method: A phase corrector in a radio transmitter includes a quadrature modulator which modulates a first carrier signal by using an in-phase component and a quadrature component of a first signal, a quadrature demodulator which demodulates a feedback signal by using a second carrier signal to generate a second signal including... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100323641 - Method and apparatus for using pre-distortion and feedback to mitigate nonlinearity of circuits: Techniques for mitigating nonlinearity of circuits with both pre-distortion and feedback are described. An apparatus may include at least one circuit (e.g., an upconverter, a power amplifier, etc.), a pre-distortion circuit, and a feedback circuit. The circuit(s) may generate an output signal having distortion components due to their nonlinearity. The... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323642 - Radio communication method and radio communication terminal: The present invention is summarized as a radio communication method including the steps of: calculating a transmission power difference between transmission power values of the first carrier and the second carrier; determining whether the transmission power difference exceeds a threshold set on the basis of a maximum transmission power difference... Agent: Dla Piper US LLP

20100323643 - Frequency synthesis: A frequency synthesiser (100) has a first variable frequency oscillator (10) for generating a first oscillator signal having a frequency responsive to a first control signal, a second variable frequency oscillator (50) for generating a second oscillator signal having a frequency responsive to a second control signal, and a phase... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100323645 - Phase shifter and method for controlling same, and radio communication device with array antenna: In order to control an output signal of an orthogonal modulator, in a phase shifter adding phase to I signal and Q signal inputted to the orthogonal modulator, interchange of the I signal and the Q signal, or interchange of polarities of I signal and Q signal respectively, interchange of... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100323644 - Power generation device with two mobile parts: A power generation device that includes an excitation coil with a central opening, and a magnetic circuit extending through the central opening of the coil and including at least one permanent magnet and a plurality of ferromagnetic members arranged in a fixed portion and two mobile portions. The two mobile... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100323646 - Power amplifier and signal transceiving system: A power amplifier and a signal transmitting system using the power amplifier are disclosed. The power amplifier includes a circuit board, a power amplifier, and a structural component. The circuit board is fixed on the structural component. The power amplifier is fixed on the circuit board or the structural component.... Agent: Docket Clerk/htcl

20100323647 - Method for controlling power saving mode of ue in the mobile communication system: A method for controlling, a power saving mode of a mobile station (MS) in a mobile communication system is disclosed. The method differently defines operations of power saving modes of individual cases in association with message traffic distinguished from user traffic of a service, so that it can effectively reduce... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100323648 - Demodulation device, reception device, and demodulation method: A device mitigates reduction in reception performance caused by a harmonic component of a clock used for demodulation. The device includes a tuner performing frequency conversion by multiplying a received signal by a signal having a frequency corresponding to a frequency of a desired signal included in the received signal,... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100323649 - Circuit arrangement with radio-frequency mixer, and receiver arrangement with the circuit arrangement: A circuit arrangement is disclosed with a radio-frequency mixer in which a plurality of preamplifiers in a receiver have a common output node. This node is connected to a common, broadband radio-frequency mixer via common coupling capacitances. Switching means can be used to connect and disconnect the preamplifiers, which can... Agent: Spryip, LLC Ifx

20100323650 - Wireless communication apparatus: A wireless communication apparatus includes: an antenna; a communication unit for receiving a radio signal via the antenna; a tuning unit for tuning an impedance of the antenna; an impedance controller for controlling the tuning unit to match the impedance of the antenna with an impedance of the communication unit;... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100323652 - Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer-readable media for phase-based processing of multichannel signal: Phase-based processing of a multichannel signal, and applications including proximity detection, are disclosed.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323651 - Tunable adaptive filter with variable gain trans-conductance stage: In an exemplary embodiment, the communication device including an analog filter, where a digital signal processor sets the gain of the analog filter and the pole location of the filter simultaneously in order to maintain the filter pole location at a desired value or within a desired range. In further... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323653 - Device and method for matrixed adaptive equalizing for communication receivers configured to an antenna array: An apparatus and method for signal optimization is disclosed. This disclosure relates to improved device and method for improving performance and reducing cosite interference for an antenna array. More particularly, this description relates to a device and method for equalizing signals for communication receivers, and more particularly, to a device... Agent: Hamre, Schumann, Mueller & Larson, P.C.

20100323654 - High dynamic range receiver front-end with q-enhancement: A preselect circuit maintains the dynamic range of a received RF input signal during bandpass filtering of the received RF input signal. The preselect circuit includes a Q-deficient passive bandpass filter for coupling to an antenna to receive a received RF input signal. The preselect circuit further includes a Q-enhancement... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323655 - Common-gate common-source transconductance stage for rf downconversion mixer: In an embodiment, a method and apparatus for downconverting a received RF signal in a wireless device where differential signals from an off-chip matching network may be input to a CGCS input stage of a mixer, which downconverts the signals to baseband or some intermediate frequency. The input stage includes... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323656 - Methods of operating electronic devices, and methods of providing electronic devices: Some embodiments include a method disposing an integrated circuit die within a housing, the integrated circuit die having integrated circuitry formed thereon, the integrated circuitry including first transponder circuitry configured to transmit and receive radio frequency signals, wherein the integrated circuit die is void of external electrical connections for anything... Agent: Round Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP

20100323657 - communication devices: A method, system, and media directed to managing a mobile communications device. In one embodiment, a communication event and spatial state for the mobile device is received. If the event is at least one of a plurality of preselected types and the spatial state of the device satisfies a preselected... Agent: Winston & Strawn LLP Patent Department

20100323659 - Mobile communication units that display connectivity loss boundaries: A mobile communication unit is provided that employs a propagation algorithm to determine connectivity loss boundaries that define connectivity loss regions based on one or more forward projected position vector paths of the mobile communication unit and connectivity data. The mobile communication unit further comprises a map renderer configured to... Agent: Tarolli, Sundheim, Covell & Tummino L.L.P.

20100323658 - Portable emergency response system to alert authorities of a medical issue during outdoor activities and related methods: An emergency response system to alert authorities of a medical issue during an outdoor activity which comprises (a) a portable unit attached to the outdoorsman including an alert button, computer, memory device and power source; (b) a display located on an exterior of the portable unit having one or more... Agent: Herbert L. Allen Allen, Dyer, Doppelt, Milbrath & Gilchrist, P.A.

20100323661 - Vehicletalk: A system for communicating information to a mobile unit comprising a broadband RF transceiver with antenna, a GPS receiver, an audio-visual interface, an electro-mechanical interface and a microprocessor with associated memory incorporated into each a mobile unit.... Agent: Lech Law, LLC

20100323660 - Wireless notification method: A method for communicating location-based advertising, weather, payment and alert information to a mobile unit.... Agent: Lech Law, LLC

20100323662 - Communicating cell restriction status information between radio access network nodes: A cellular radio communications network includes a core network coupled to a radio access network (RAN) that has multiple RAN nodes for communication with mobile radio terminals. Each of the multiple RAN nodes serves one or more cells. At least one cell associated with a first RAN node is in... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100323663 - Method and user equipment in a communication network: The invention relates to a user equipment (600) comprising a receiving unit (606) arranged to receive, when the user equipment (600) is in idle mode, data from a base station indicating an identification of a second cell of a second frequency, a control unit (610) arranged to determine, based on... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100323664 - Dedicated memory partitions for users of a shared mobile device: A system and method that allows a mobile device to be shared between multiple users by establishing dedicated memory partitions for each user of the mobile device is disclosed. In one embodiment, the mobile device establishes a memory partition for a user of the mobile device when the user first... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea

20100323665 - Method of seamless roaming between wireless local area networks and cellular carrier networks: A scheme that enables seamless roaming between the WLAN and the cellular carrier network by enabling a user that originates a call in the WLAN and happens to go outside the range of the WLAN to automatically switch over to the cellular carrier network without losing connection with the other... Agent: Mcdonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP

20100323666 - Sequential message delivery for fda processing and store-and-forward processing: Systems and methods are disclosed for delivering text messages using both First Delivery Attempt (FDA) processing and store-and-forward processing. A message system in one embodiment includes a message processor that receives a text message intended for a destination, and determines whether a prior text message is pending in a store-and-forward... Agent: Duft Bornsen & Fishman, LLP

20100323668 - Device status notification method, apparatus, and notification system: An apparatus includes a memory which stores notification information for notifying status of the apparatus in association with status information indicating a status of the apparatus. The apparatus also includes a request acquisition unit which acquires a status notification request from an external apparatus, and a detector which detects the... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100323667 - Method and apparatus for in-application notice of independent message: An approach is provided for monitoring a messaging service for arrival of a message at an apparatus. It is determined whether the message indicates an installed application that is installed on the apparatus and is different from the messaging service. If the message indicates the installed application, then removal is... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100323669 - System and method for permitting recordation of voice transmissions among group members of a communication group of wireless communication devices: A system, method, and computer readable product for allowing a member of a mobile communications group, such as a push-to-talk (PTT) group, to receive indications from at least one other mobile communication device that a current conversation or talk spurt may be recorded. The member may further record or receive... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323673 - Method for connecting and blocking call in portable terminal: A method in a call system connects and blocks a call in a portable terminal. A call blocking time period is set. An elapsed time period is measured from a time point when the call blocking time period is set. A determination is made as to whether the measured time... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100323676 - Method, systems, and device for implementing color ring back tone service: A method for acquiring color ring back tone (CRBT) service information of a contact is provided. The method includes the following steps. A request message is sent to an information publishing server of a contact, so as to request to acquire personal information of the contact. The personal information of... Agent: Huawei/bhgl

20100323674 - Mobile based area event handling when currently visited network does not cover area: An area event handler informs when a target mobile enters or leaves a network covering a pre-defined target area, and re-aims an original area event request. When the event occurs, the mobile sends a location report to an initiator of the request. A PLMN list with estimated geographic coverage areas... Agent: Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC

20100323672 - Mobile communication apparatus and operating method thereof: A mobile communication apparatus includes a searching module, a retrieval module, and a display module. The searching module searches for an address corresponding to a phone number inputted into the mobile communication apparatus. The retrieval module retrieves a geographic map corresponding to the address. The display module displays the retrieved... Agent: Lee & Hayes, PLLC

20100323671 - Mobile terminal and method of performing functions using the same: A mobile terminal and a method of performing functions using the mobile terminal are provided. The mobile terminal performs various functions using color information acquired through a color sensor, and the method performs functions using the mobile terminal.... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100323675 - System and method for inter-platform communications blocking: A system and method for preventing unwanted communications. A communication is received from a sending party. Input indicating the communication is to be filtered is received. Filtering information is extracted from the communication. The filtering information is distributed to multiple telecommunications platforms. The communication and future communications are blocked across... Agent: Snr Denton US LLP

20100323670 - Telephone terminal, call issuing method and program: In a telephone terminal requiring an outside-line special number, usability for the user to use transmission history is improved. A telephone terminal includes a transmission instruction reception unit that receives a transmission instruction in which a predetermined dial number is specified, a transmission unit that executes transmission processing based on... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100323677 - Systems and methods for voting in a teleconference using a mobile device: Methods and systems for voting in a teleconference through the use of a telecommunication device are disclosed. The telecommunication device receives a digital vote request signal and transmits a digital vote signal from the user. A teleconference system is disclosed that enables a user to determine which participant is entitled... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Ww

20100323680 - Method and system for single-step enablement of telephony functionality for a portable computer system: A method and apparatus for automatic delivery of a phone call on an electronic device regardless of whether other tasks are running on the operating system. A separate background task (“thread”), independent of the operating system, enables telephony functionality without regard to the mode of a graphical user interface. The... Agent: Berry & Associates P.C.

20100323678 - Mobile communication device and method for swapping mifare applications: A mobile communication device (1) comprises a MIFARE memory (MM) being configured as a MIFARE Classic card or an emulated MIFARE Classic memory, a swap memory(SM) and a MIFARE applications manager (MAM) being adapted to swap MIFARE 5 applications between the MIFARE memory (MM) and the swap memory (SM).... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing

20100323679 - System and method for temporarily reconfiguring a communications system to provide selected services: A system and method for temporarily reconfiguring a communications system to provide selected services are provided. A method for temporarily providing selected services by a cell of a communications system includes receiving a first command, changing an operating mode of the cell responsive to the first command, and indicating the... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P. Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.

20100323681 - Sharing or reselling nfc applications among mobile communication devices: A method for sharing applications (APPI, APP2, APPx; APP4) being stored in a source mobile communication device (MOx; MOI) with a destination mobile communication device (MO1; MOx) comprises: transmitting a sharing request (SR) from the source mobile communication device (MOx; MO1) to a Trusted Service Manager (TSM) with information about... Agent: The Jansson Firm

20100323682 - Communication method and, terminal apparatus and base station apparatus using the method: A wide area network (50) connects a WLAN base station apparatus (60) and a content supply apparatus (510). The content supply apparatus (510) stores communication contents prepared in a broadcasting format. The WLAN base station apparatus (60) acquires and stores contents from the content supply apparatus (510) through the wide... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100323684 - Downlink reference signal for type ii relay: A network comprising a relay node configured to transmit a first common reference signal (CRS) to a plurality of user agents (UAs) using a first plurality of physical antennas and/or virtual antennas, and an access node configured to transmit a second CRS to the UAs using a second plurality of... Agent: Research In Motion Corp./cr Attn: J. Robert Brown

20100323685 - Receiver for muros adapted to estimate symbol constellation using training sequences from two sub-channels: A receiver is provided that is configured to estimate the symbol constellation of a signal modulated using a quaternary symbol constellation where data is transmitted to two mobile stations multiplexed on a shared channel comprising two branches, where the branches correspond to the real and imaginary parts of one complex-valued... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100323683 - Telecommunications method and apparatus for facilitating positioning measurements: A wireless terminal (30) capable of operating in a discontinuous mode comprising and method for operating such wireless terminal (30) facilitate measurements pertaining to position of the wireless terminal (30). The method includes receiving a message from the radio access network (28). The measurement request message is configured to indicate... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100323686 - Communication device, communication system, and communication method: A communication device includes: an obtaining unit that obtains use state information of the communication device during a call with another communication device; and a transmission unit that transmits an obtaining command for use state information of the other communication device to the other communication device and the use state... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100323687 - Detection of failures in a telecommunication system: Determining a network transmitter that is more likely to cause handoff failures in a telecommunication service based on historical data records. The historical data records may be standard Call Data Records. A probability that a service provided by a first network transmitter will be handoffed to a second network transmitter... Agent: Ibm Corporation, T.j. Watson Research Center

20100323688 - Network-controlled e-utran neighbour cell measurements: The present invention relates to methods and arrangements in a telecommunication system for network-controlled bandwidth for neighbor cell measurements. An appropriate network unit in the serving cell signals measurement bandwidth values to the UE which uses the signal values to perform one or more downlink measurements on the serving as... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100323690 - Application of dynamic profiles to the allocation and configuration of network resources: A service request is received and associated with a subscriber id. Profile information is accessed for the source of the service request. A copy of the profile information is stored in a network element employed by the source of the service request to access the network.... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Moazzam Attn: Patent Docketing

20100323689 - System, method and device for testing mobile telephone call performance: A system and method of testing call performance of a plurality of mobile telephones is provided. In one embodiment the method comprises storing in a memory of a test device, data for one or more test scenarios that each comprises associated test parameters for attempting a plurality of telephone calls,... Agent: Capital Legal Group, LLC

20100323691 - Wireless communication system for switching to a preferred carrier: A wireless communication system, including: a first wireless base station disposed on a first wireless network; a second wireless base station disposed on a second network; and a mobile station that includes a communication controller, which controls wireless communication; wherein in the case where the mobile station attempts to switch... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100323692 - Method and user equipment for mobile device registration: A method and apparatus for a registration update of a mobile device (UE) in a communication network is described. The location of the mobile device (UE) is registered in a first registration area (A) and associated with a list of further registration areas (B). A registration area update is triggered... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100323694 - Mobile radio communication system and radio communication method: In a mobile radio communication system of the cognitive radio method, a database device has a use state table indicating a probability that each frequency band is used for each period of time and for each location. An on-vehicle terminal acquires a frequency band having the highest probability that the... Agent: Oliff & Berridge, PLC

20100323693 - Reselection in a wireless communication system: A wireless communication device including a transceiver coupled to a controller configured to cause the transceiver to receive a downlink transmission including a reference signal from a base station while camped on the base station in idle mode, to estimate a quality metric of a hypothetical paging channel reception based... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100323695 - Mobile management entity operating in communications network and selection method therefor: A selection method implemented as an algorithm in a mobile management entity (MME) operating in a communications network. The method includes receiving a unique identifier of a subscriber operating within the network and determining, based on the unique identifier, whether the subscriber has full circuit switching fallback (CSFB) capability or... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100323696 - System and methods for performing multiple registrations across different radio access technologies: Disclosed are systems, methods and computer program products for performing multiple registrations across different radio access technologies (RATs). In one aspect, the registration procedure provisions a mobile device to register with a primary RAT and pre-register with at least one non-primary RAT using its air interface, which is different from... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323701 - Method and apparatus for providing seamless call handoff between networks that use dissimilar transmission methods: Call handoff from an 802.1x network to a cellular network, and vice versa. A wireless device that has both cellular and 802.1x capability detects the strength of a cellular signal and of an 802.1x signal. If a call is taking place over the 802.1x network and the strength of the... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Moazzam Attn: Patent Docketing

20100323697 - Node allocation within a core network comprising local pool areas: A method of allocating users to core network nodes of a cellular telecommunications System, where users access the core network via a radio access network and where the nodes of the core network are grouped into a plurality of local pool areas and the local pool areas are further grouped... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100323700 - Non-3gpp to 3gpp network handover optimizations: The invention relates to a method for a handover of a mobile node from a non-3GPP to a 3GPP network, and of a mobile node, which is located in a non-3GPP/3GPP network. The handover is improved by discovering an appropriate MME and registering the mobile node at the discovered MME,... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100323699 - Radio communication system, base station apparatus, terminal apparatus, and radio link setting method in radio communication system: A radio communication system, including: a first and second base stations; and a terminal, the first base station includes a first position information acquisition unit which acquires position information of the first base station; a first control unit which generates a new-installation massage including the position information and indicating that... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC

20100323698 - Systems and methods for selecting a network access system: A system according to some embodiments of the invention includes (1) a component (e.g. ANDSF) that provides a cell selection rule to a UE and (2) a component (e.g. an access node) that provides the UE with information about the load in the cell currently utilized by the UE. This... Agent: Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.

20100323702 - Handover decision method in wireless communication systems and apparatus thereof: Provided is a method for deciding when to perform a handover in a wireless communications system, which includes checking a handover information between a network and a mobile terminal; determining a portability of the mobile terminal based on the handover information; and determining to perform the when a service disconnection... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100323703 - Rrc signalling for fast hs-dsch serving cell change: When a Universal Terrestrial Radio Access Network (UTRAN) receives an indication on Layer 3 (L3) (an L1/L2 indication is also possible) from the User Equipment (UE) that it is switching the High Speed-Data Shared Channel (HS-DSCH) reception to another cell in the active set (AS), the UTRAN sends a reconfiguration... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP

20100323704 - Optimizing handovers in a communication network: Systems, methods, and software are provided to manage a handover of a mobile communication device from a source base station to a target base station. In an embodiment, a method comprises exchanging wireless communications between a plurality of mobile communication devices and a first base station system, processing the communications... Agent: O'brien Jones PLLC (w/clearwire)

20100323705 - Access gateway device and tracking area identifier notification method: An access gateway device is disclosed that is used in a mobile communication system and that is capable of storing an identifier of a tracking area in which a mobile station in communication is located. The access gateway device includes a table unit storing a table having a corresponding relationships... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100323707 - Hierarchical broadcast service with blind retransmission: In a broadcast service area having regions with varying inter site distances between transmitter sites, the robustness of the transmitted signal is set to meet minimum quality of service (QoS) requirements in the region having small ISD, and additional resources are allocated to the region having large ISD to provide... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100323708 - Method and apparatus for sending information via silent symbol coding over under-utilized channels in wireless systems: A method and apparatus is disclosed herein for sending information over under-utilized channels in wireless systems. In one embodiment, a method for use in a cellular system in which a channel allocated to a primary user is underutilized at times, comprises: creating a unique 0-1 valued permutation code to transmit... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100323709 - Method and system for indicating method used to scramble dedicated reference signals: m

20100323706 - Method for base stations for overall cell signal decoding: A method for filtering out a useful signal of a mobile radio terminal from a plurality of superimposed signals having a signal quality received by base stations in a cellular mobile radio network. The superimposed signal of the mobile radio terminal is detected by base stations that are reached and... Agent: Silber & Fridman

20100323710 - Method of random access channel optimization and related communication device: A method of random access channel optimization for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method includes the following steps. Firstly, the mobile device receives a message including an indicator for the RACH optimization from a network of the wireless communication system. Afterwards, in response to... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100323711 - Methods and apparatus for beamforming for femtocells: Methods and apparatus for beamforming for femtocells, such as in LTE wireless networks, to provide inter-cell coordination and interference mitigation are disclosed. A macrocell user equipment (UE) may determine information regarding an interfering femtocell node, such as a home eNodeB (HeNB). The information may be sent directly or indirectly, such... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323712 - Network-wide inter-cell interference minimization via coordinated multipoint cell scheduling coordination: Network-wide inter-cell interference is reduced by aggregating cells (herein, sub-cells) into Coordinated MultiPoint (CoMP) cells, each having a controller. The CoMP cells are divided into sets, similar to a frequency reuse plan. Scheduling information regarding transmissions scheduled to and from UEs in one set of CoMP cells is transmitted to... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100323713 - Transform domain multi-user detection and interference suppression apparatus for femtocell: A transform domain multi-user detection and interference suppression apparatus for femtocell is disclosed. The transform domain multi-user detection and interference suppression apparatus is applied in a telecommunication system including a plurality of user equipments. The transform domain multi-user detection and interference suppression apparatus includes a multi-user signal processing module including... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100323716 - Controlling ad delivery to mobile clients: Systems and methods for controlling ad delivery to mobile clients while maintaining user privacy are herein provided. One exemplary method involves a location broker service. The method includes receiving, at an ad delivery service, a location use token from a mobile client, which may be a single use token. The... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20100323715 - Device location prediction for mobile service optimization: Described technologies are generally related to predicting future mobile device locations and using the predictive information to optimize mobile communications service parameters. Mobile device locations may be predicted using real-time device location information, destination information, and location history. Predicted location information for a given device, and possibly other devices as... Agent: Jensen & Puntigam, P.s.

20100323717 - Method and apparatus for facilitating proximity detection in a wireless network: Methods, apparatuses, and computer program products are disclosed for facilitating proximity detection in wireless networks. a location enhancement device is activated and a unique identifier associated with the location enhancement device is ascertained. A positioning signal that emulates a base station reference signal is then generated, which includes the unique... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323718 - Method of enhancing positioning measurement and related communication device: A method of enhancing positioning measurement for a network in a wireless communications system is disclosed. The method comprises including a plurality of identifications of a plurality of cells associated with the positioning measurement of a mobile device of the wireless communications system in assistance data, whereby the plurality of... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100323719 - Method of enhancing positioning measurement and related communication device: A method of enhancing positioning measurement for a mobile device in a wireless communications system is disclosed. The method comprises initiating a positioning measurement automatically or when a service of the mobile device is triggered or initiated.... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100323720 - Method of handling positioning measurement and related communication device: A method of handling positioning measurement for a relay in a wireless communications system is disclosed. The method comprises communicating with a mobile device and a base station to serve the mobile device for conveying signaling between the mobile device and the base station, and transmitting a first reference signal... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100323714 - Mobile radio communication devices and methods for controlling mobile radio communication devices: 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 mobile radio base station function for a mobile radio communication with another mobile radio communication device; a network control interface circuit configured to... Agent: Viering, Jentschura & Partner

20100323721 - Shared phone, medium having recorded therein program for controlling shared phone, and method for controlling shared phone: The present invention provides a shared phone, a medium having recorded therein a program for controlling the shared phone, and a method for controlling the shared phone, which can make the shared use by a plurality of users easy. The shared phone switches phone numbers depending on users, and includes... Agent: Fujitsu Patent Center Fujitsu Management Services Of America, Inc.

20100323722 - Arrival monitoring with direct and actual travel path reporting: A system for monitoring progress of at least two parties who have agreed to meet at a predetermined destination substantially at the same time. The system tracks location of each party and estimates remaining time or distance or both of each party to the destination. Querying of each party as... Agent: Italia Ip

20100323723 - Base station mapping with angle-of-arrival and timing advance measurements: Methods and apparatus for determining a position estimate for a base station transceiver node in a wireless communication system are disclosed. Angle-of-arrival and/or timing advance measurements corresponding to transmissions received from mobile stations for which geographic locations are already known are combined with known locations for the mobile stations to... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100323729 - Electronic card presentation and exchange: An information distribution and management system is disclosed. The information distribution and management system includes method and system for presenting and distributing electronic business cards. Once a user is registered, provides contact information to a database, and designates which of the contact information to include in the user's contact profile,... Agent: Dubois, Bryant, Campbell & Schwartz, LLP

20100323724 - Extracorporeal blood treatment device and method for preparing blood treatment using an extracorporeal blood treatment device: The present invention relates to an extracorporeal blood treatment device comprising a treatment unit and a device for controlling the treatment unit for preparing and carrying out the blood treatment. The blood treatment device also comprises an internal communication unit for communicating with an external communication unit. In order to... Agent: Kenyon & Kenyon LLP

20100323725 - Individualized retry configurations for messages having failed delivery: Systems and methods are disclosed for handling retry attempts for a message based on an individualized retry configuration. One embodiment comprises a message center for a mobile network. The message center includes a retry database that stores retry configurations each defining rules for retry attempts of a message. The message... Agent: Duft Bornsen & Fishman, LLP

20100323730 - Methods and apparatus of context-data acquisition and ranking: Disclosed are a system, method, and article of manufacture of a context-data acquisition and ranking. A context-data type is determined from a query. At least one context-data source that provides the context-data type is identified. A request for a context data of the context-data type is generated from the at... Agent: Richard R. Peters

20100323728 - Methods and systems for providing near real time messaging to hearing impaired user during telephone calls: A data connection between a server and an application running on a mobile telephone handset is used to provide caption text of a telephonic conversation between call participants to the mobile phone handset during an active telephone call. Prior to providing the captions, a communication session between the server and... Agent: Snr Denton US LLP

20100323726 - Reporting method for a data transmission device: A reporting method for a data transmission device within a sensing region that comprises at least one data transmission device(s) for receiving a sensed data from a sensor device, transmitting the sensed data to a server, and broadcasting a message. Furthermore, the data transmission device enters a listening state for... Agent: Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, PLLC

20100323727 - Terminating sms messages in lte: An apparatus for providing communication routing information for a subscriber in a mobile communications network, the subscriber being registered with at least one communication delivery network node, comprising: receiver for receiving a request for communication routing information for a subscriber from a network entity, wherein the communication routing information comprises... Agent: Muirhead And Saturnelli, LLC

20100323733 - Frame structure for an adaptive modulation wireless communication system: A method of simplifying the encoding of a predetermined number of bits of data into frames including adding error coding bits so that a ratio of the frame length times the baud rate of the frame times the bit packing ratio of the data divided the total bits of data... Agent: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

20100323732 - Radio communication method, radio communication base station apparatus, radio communication mobile station apparatus, and radio communication system: A radio communication method in a radio communication system in which radio communication is performed between a radio communication base station apparatus and a radio communication mobile station apparatus, including: transmitting, by the radio communication mobile station apparatus, an implementation loss value of the radio communication mobile station apparatus to... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100323731 - Wireless communication obstacles for improving wireless communications: The present disclosure generally relates to methods for improving wireless communications. Example embodiments include placing a wireless communication obstacle at an optimal or approximately optimal position to improve one or more characteristics of a wireless communication link between two wireless communication devices. The wireless communication obstacle may be adapted to... Agent: Ren-sheng InternationalIPManagement Ltd. Gene I. Su

20100323735 - Method and computer-readable medium for dynamic rate capping: A method and computer-readable medium for dynamic rate capping of data transmissions of a subscriber are provided. According to the method, configuration parameters for dynamic rate capping are defined. A plurality of subscriber parameters are obtained, and a plurality of network parameters are measured. A rate boost factor is calculated... Agent: Crowell & Moring LLP

20100323737 - Method of performing feedback for multicast and broadcast service: A method of performing a feedback for a multicast and broadcast service (MBS) is disclosed. A Multicast Broadcast Service (MBS) feedback method includes, generating, by a base station contained in a multi-cell multicast broadcast single frequency network (MBSFN) zone, a ranging channel code for a multicast broadcast service (MBS) feedback,... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP

20100323734 - Mobile communicatin system, wireless network conrol device and load-distribution method: A mobile communication system provides mobile devices with services while distributing loads in a plurality of wireless areas. A wireless base station covers a plurality of wireless areas among which loads can be distributed. A wireless network control device manages loads of the plurality of areas covered by the wireless... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100323738 - Mobile station apparatus and communication method: In case of receiving the L1/L2 grant for permitting the data transmission on the uplink to multiple PUCCH subframes assigned to transmit the reception quality information, the mobile station apparatus transmits all the reception quality information that was attempted to be transmitted by using the multiple PUCCH subframes, by using... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100323736 - Optimized random access channel (rach) access: A method and apparatus to reduce the overhead related to allocation of the terminal identifier in a random access procedure and an optimized method for detecting a collision are provided. By allocating a “short” terminal identifier in the Random Access Response that is identifiers and allocating the permanent terminal identifier... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100323739 - Link adaptation in a wireless telecommunications system: The invention relates to control of link resources in a wireless telecommunications system, in which instant channel feedback information is transmitted from a mobile terminal in response to receipt of a selection message from a basestation, and the instant channel feedback information is used for real-time resource allocation and adaptation... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100323740 - Method for allocating resources: The present invention relates to a method for allocating resources to a plurality of secondary stations for enabling communication between a primary station and the plurality of secondary stations, comprising the steps of a) grouping the resources into at least a first set of resources and a second set of... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards

20100323741 - Method and equipment for managing the attachment process of a mobile equipment to a base station: The present invention refers to a method for managing the attachment process of a mobile equipment to a base station wherein the attachment process is configured by a call from the mobile equipment toward the line to which said base station is connected.... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100323742 - Methods and apparatus for providing ptt data buffering support indications from mobile devices and ptt data buffering control by wireless networks: In one illustrative example, a technique in a mobile communication device which is operative in a wireless communication network for Push-To-Talk (PTT) communications involves receiving, at the mobile communication device, presence information associated with at least one other mobile communication device, the presence information including at least one of a... Agent: John J. Oskorep, Esq. LLC

20100323744 - Method and apparatus for controlling uplink transmission power in wireless communication system: A method and system are provided for controlling uplink transmission power in a wireless communication system. At least one of a plurality of downlink carriers and a plurality of uplink carriers are aggregated, and the plurality of downlink carriers and the plurality of uplink carriers are mapped between a User... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP

20100323747 - Method and apparatus for forward link power control: A forward link power control mechanism measures the reverse link power control bits which are transmitted on the forward traffic channel. At the remote station, the reverse link power control bits from multiples base stations or multiple signal paths are measured, combined, and filtered to yield an improved measurement of... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323745 - Method and apparatus for managing downlink transmission power in a heterogeneous network: A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for wireless communication are provided in which it is determined that a transmission of a first instance of control information in a first control region in a subframe of a first power class eNodeB a non-modified power spectral density (PSD) will... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323746 - Method of transmitting tpc commands: In a cellular radio system Transmission Power Control (TPC) power offset is set so that it is adjusted for each transmitting radio base station based on available relevant measurements that reflect the quality of the downlink channel carrying the uplink TPC command whereby an improved performance is obtained. The TPC... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100323748 - Pilot reference transmission for a wireless communication system: A pilot reference transmission scheme well suited for high data rate wireless communication systems is disclosed. To maximize the amount of interference from transmissions from neighboring transmission sources (e.g., access points or base stations) during the pilot interval, and hence minimize the amount of interference from non-transmitting sources during the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100323743 - Thermal energy control in a mobile transceiver: A method and apparatus for controlling thermal energy generation in a User Equipment (UE) operating in a radio telecommunication network. The thermal energy generation is directly proportional to a transmit power level in the UE, and a Node B allocates transmit power levels to a plurality of UEs through scheduling... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100323749 - Method for performing downlink/uplink handover: A method for performing a handover in a mobile communication system, which is capable of independently performing an uplink handover and a downlink handover, is disclosed. An uplink channel status of a base station is checked and the uplink handover to a base station having a good uplink channel status... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100323750 - Cellular phone, method for customizing cellular phone and program for customizing cellular phone: The invention provides a cellular phone, a method for customizing a cellular phone and a program for customizing a cellular phone that can be used even when the cellular phone is off-line for providing a suitable function in response to an arbitrary operation of the cellular phone.... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100323751 - Light guide sheet and movable contact assembly using the same: A light guide sheet is adapted to be used with a light emitter. The light guide sheet includes a light-transmissive base, a light inlet section having bonded to a lower surface of the base, and an illumination section for diffusing the light entering into the base. The light inlet section... Agent: Panasonic Patent Center

20100323752 - Mobile device having messenger function and related supporting method: A mobile device having a messenger function and a method for supporting such a messenger function is provided. When a messenger function is activated, the mobile device receives messenger data from a presence server. This messenger data includes state information about other mobile devices connected to the presence server. Then... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100323753 - Systems and methods for providing a reduced power amplifier transmission mode: A user equipment (UE) that supports multiple antenna transmission via multiple power amplifiers may operate in a reduced power amplifier (PA) mode. When operating in the reduced PA mode, a subset of the UE's power amplifiers are used to transmit uplink signals. A UE may send a preference signal to... Agent: Austin Rapp & Hardman

20100323754 - Portable terminal and its global-positioning result acquisition interval setting method: Power consumption can be reduced in a portable terminal device that is equipped with a location means to locate the current position. A portable terminal device carried by a user includes: A location means that locates the current position of the portable terminal device; and a microprocessor that intermittently acquires... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100323755 - Self defense cell phone with projectiles: The present invention teaches an economical disposable emergency cellular telephone. A major object of this invention is a shocking self-defense capability. A further object is a cell phone which launches projectiles to deliver the shocking voltage. A further object of the invention is a new technique for having a large... Agent: Vidas, Arrett & Steinkraus, P.A.

20100323756 - Shared image database with geographic navigation: There is disclosed a method and device for operating an image database shared by a plurality of users. In an embodiment, each image captured by a user and stored in a shared image database is associating with the geographic coordinates of the location at which the image was captured. A... Agent: Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP (rim)

20100323759 - Apparatus and method for recognizing external memory card in mobile terminal: An apparatus and method for recognizing an external memory in a mobile terminal are provided. The apparatus includes an external memory manager for recognizing as if an external memory was attached without a separate external memory by defining a built-in memory as a virtual external memory after a booting process.... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100323758 - Communication device and control method thereof: A communication device having a display control determining unit configured to evaluate a display form of a display unit to determine a type of display form, a selecting unit configured to select a service corresponding to the type of display form determined by the display control determining unit, and a... Agent: Canon U.s.a. Inc. Intellectual Property Division

20100323757 - Method and device for managing data using a memory module in a cellular phone: A method and device for managing data in a cellular phone is disclosed. The method includes providing a cellular phone with a memory module configured to receive more than one removable storage medium simultaneously. At least two removable storage media are coupled to the memory module and data is managed... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100323760 - Method for running applications using mobile device and playback apparatus supporting bd-j specification: A method for running applications using a mobile device and a playback apparatus supporting a BD-J specification is disclosed. In accordance with the present invention, a function that cannot be provided by the playback apparatus supporting the BD-J specification is provided by the mobile device, thereby preventing the lack of... Agent: The Nath Law Group

20100323761 - Wireless communication device: According to an aspect of the present invention, there is provided a wireless communication device including: a cable port to which an external device is connected; a reading unit that reads identification information from the external device; a determination unit that determines whether the external device is the source-side wireless... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100323763 - Communications system: Communications system is described comprising a first processor (40) arranged to run an operating system which, in use, provides user access to one or more communications services and a first user interface for presenting on a display means (52) of the system data associated with operation of the or each... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100323765 - Mobile information terminal having operation keys and a display on opposite sides: A mobile information terminal has a front surface on which a display surface of a display device is arranged and a rear surface on which a plurality of operation keys are arranged. The mobile information terminal further has a half-depressing sensor for detecting that each of the operation keys is... Agent: Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen

20100323764 - Power consumption control apparatus in pda phone: A mobile device is configured to control power consumption. The mobile device includes a detector configured to detect at least one of an active input or a passive condition, where the passive condition is based on a comparison of a device state or a change in the device state to... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C. (dc)

20100323762 - Statically oriented on-screen transluscent keyboard: In general, techniques are described for presenting a statically oriented on-screen translucent keyboard. For example, a mobile device may comprise a touch-screen display that displays content from a software application executing on the mobile device and keyboard content defining a translucent on-screen keyboard. The touch-screen display may display the content... Agent: Shumaker & Sieffert, P. A.

20100323766 - Method and apparatus for intrinsically safe operation of a communication device: An intrinsic safety approach is provided for a battery powered communication device. Sparking is prevented at radio contacts during attachment and removal of a battery (104, 204, 304, 404) from a radio (102, 202, 302, 402) through the use of switches (112, 212, 312, 412/424) to isolate the radio capacitors... Agent: Motorola, Inc

20100323767 - Conductive rubber component: A conductive rubber component 10 includes a laminate 9 in which conductive rubber layers 1 and insulating rubber layers 2 are laminated alternately in parallel, the conductive rubber layers 1 and the insulating rubber layers 2 are integrated at their boundaries by a cross-linking reaction, the conductive rubber layers 1... Agent: Hamre, Schumann, Mueller & Larson, P.C.

20100323768 - Microphone structure for cell phone: A microphone structure for a mobile phone is provided on the body (210) of the mobile phone. The microphone structure comprises a microphone module (220) connected to a main board circuit of the mobile phone. On the body (210) of the mobile phone, a microphone hole (212) is formed at... Agent: Shimokaji & Associates, P.C.

20100323770 - Electronic device and moving mechanism thereof: A moving mechanism of an electronic device is provided, including a first member, a second member, a sliding member slidably connected to the first member, and a pivot rotatably connecting the second member with the sliding member. When the first member slides relative to the sliding member, a latch member... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100323769 - Electronic device and sliding mechanism thereof: A sliding mechanism is provided, including a first member, a second member, a slider, a wire, and a flexible printed circuit (FPC). The first member and the slider are movable with respect to the second member. The wire connects the first member with the slider. The FPC is extended through... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100323772 - Slide hinge and portable electronic device: A slide hinge includes a first member; a second member connected to the first member, the second member being configured to slide between a first position and a second position; a first terminal part supported at a first member side; and a second terminal part supported at a second member... Agent: Ipusa, P.l.l.c

20100323771 - Slide type electronic device: A slide type electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a base; a sliding member slidably connected to the base; a release assisting mechanism includes an angled groove and a resilient member, the angled groove includes a first groove and a second groove, the first groove and the second... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

  
12/16/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. patent applications/inventions, industry category

20100317283 - Method for managing multimedia broadcast multicast service transmission and related communication device: A method of managing multimedia broadcast multicast service (MBMS) transmission for a network in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of reserving a plurality of MBMS subframes of a first radio frame for a MBMS service; configuring a first subframe set of the reserved MBMS... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100317285 - Arrangement method of the distributed repeater and system thereof: The present invention relates to a method of arranging distributed repeaters and distributed repeater system in a mobile communication system. In a method of arranging at least one base station and repeaters in a mobile communication system, a base station cell is formed and N repeater service areas are formed... Agent: Ampacc Law Group

20100317284 - Methods, computer program products and apparatus providing improved use of relays in wireless communication: In one exemplary embodiment, an apparatus (50) includes: means for determining (52) a source timing parameter for a source node (70) and a relay timing parameter for a relay node (60), wherein the relay node (60) is disposed between the source node (70) and the apparatus (50); first means for... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100317286 - Communication relay method and apparatus based on object sensing function: A communication relay method of a communication relay apparatus in a multi-mode wireless environment includes: sensing a wireless access environment of a terminal based on an object sensing function; deciding whether or not to provide a predetermined communication relay service to the terminal; and deciding an operation network which is... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100317287 - Airconditioning equipment, signal transmission method, and signal transmission method for air conditioning equipment: An air conditioning equipment having an in-room unit connected to one end of the refrigerant pipes and an out-room unit connected to the other end of the refrigerant pipes. The air conditioning equipment includes signal coupling portions which are respectively disposed at both end parts of the refrigerant pipes. Each... Agent: Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney PC

20100317288 - Airconditioning equipment, signal transmission method, and signal transmission method for air conditioning equipment: An air conditioning equipment having an in-room unit connected to one end of the refrigerant pipes and an out-room unit connected to the other end of the refrigerant pipes. The air conditioning equipment includes signal coupling portions which are respectively disposed at both end parts of the refrigerant pipes. Each... Agent: Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney PC

20100317290 - Handheld electronic device including simplified enabling and disabling of short-range wireless communications element, and associated method: An improved handheld electronic device and an associated method provide a simplified mechanism for enabling and disabling a short-range wireless communications element used to create a connection to a short-range wireless network, such as a Bluetooth™ network. The method, implemented by the handheld electronic device, includes enabling the short-range wireless... Agent: Rim

20100317289 - Method and system for bluetooth low power link layer connection setup: A mobile device such as a Bluetooth low energy (BLE) device detects out-of-band blocking signals and manages packet transmission in associated BLE link layer connections based on the detected out-of-band blocking signals. The BLE device is operable to measure out-of-band RSSI to detect out-of-band transmission interferences. The BLE device compares... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100317292 - Base station apparatus and interference reducing method: A base station has a first antenna for emitting radio waves at a first tilt angle and a second antenna for emitting radio waves at a second tilt angle different from the first tilt angle. If the antennas have different propagation lengths, a transmission diversity gain is not obtained and... Agent: Foley And Lardner LLP Suite 500

20100317293 - Broadcast service signal transmission method and transmission device: When a transmission device transmits a broadcast service signal using a radio signal, the transmission device determines whether there is a moving body that is moving at high speed toward or away from the transmission device, and calculates the amount of Doppler shift of a radio frequency due to high... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC

20100317291 - Methods and apparatus for controlling resource use in a wireless communications system: Methods and apparatus for detecting, controlling and/or mitigating interference are described. Various embodiments are well suited to wireless communications systems in which shared communications resources are used, e.g., in a peer to peer communications systems lacking centralized control. In some embodiments, a communications device receives signals on shared communications resource,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100317294 - Modular telecommunications device: A communication device is disclosed which includes a wireless communicator part for use with a cellular telecommunications network and a supplementary part to which the wireless communicator part is coupleable. The wireless communicator part has an associated identifier for uniquely identifying it to the network. The supplementary part also has... Agent: Muirhead And Saturnelli, LLC

20100317297 - Antenna impedance/power amplifier source impedance measurement circuitry and device operation based thereon: A wireless device includes impedance determination and processing circuitry. The impedance determination circuitry determines load impedance at an output of at least one Radio Frequency (RF) power amplifier of the wireless device. The processing circuitry couples to the impedance determination circuitry and alters at least one operating parameter of the... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100317295 - System and method for dynamic adjustment of clock calibration: A system for dynamically adjusting clock calibration in a wireless communication device. The system includes a temperature sensor for measuring a temperature, a primary clock coupled to the microprocessor for synchronizing the operation of the wireless communication device and a secondary clock coupled to the microprocessor for tracking time. A... Agent: Ogilvy Renault LLP

20100317296 - Wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication method: A wireless communication apparatus 100 according to the present invention is provided with a transmission channel coefficient calculation unit 130-1, . . . for calculating a transmission channel coefficient in a transmission frequency band by extrapolation based on a distribution of reception channel coefficients, in a frequency direction, calculated by... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP

20100317298 - Method and arrangement for assisting in direction adjustment of a directional antenna: The method comprises the first step of establishing 510 a radio connection to the wireless communication system 100 via the directional antenna 125 and the second step of sending 520 a request for antenna direction information to the service node 150 and the third step of receiving 530 the requested... Agent: Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.

20100317299 - System and method for adjacent channel power detection and dynamic bandwidth filter control: A system for detecting and minimizing interference in a radio receiver includes a plurality of bandpass filters having different response characteristics, a power detector configured to compare a power output of a first bandpass filter and a second bandpass filter, and logic to cascade a third bandpass filter when the... Agent: Smith Frohwein Tempel Greenlee Blaha LLC

20100317300 - Multiple band direct conversion radio frequency transceiver integrated circuit: A multiple band direct conversion radio frequency (RF) transceiver integrated circuit (IC) includes a multiple band direct conversion transmitter section, a multiple band direct conversion receiver section, and a local oscillation module. The multiple band direct conversion transmitter section includes a transmit baseband module and a multiple frequency band transmission... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100317301 - Methods for handling a transmitting process and communication apparatuses utilizing the same: A communication apparatus is provided. A power amplifier is coupled to an antenna and switched on or off according to a control signal. A baseband processing module is coupled to the power amplifier and a radio transceiver module, receives a bit stream comprising information indicating corresponding transmitting time and sub-carrier... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP

20100317302 - System and method for controlling rf explosure levels: An apparatus comprises a radio frequency (RF) signal source; and a controller configured to adjust power of the RF signal source based on a detected parameter. In one embodiment, the apparatus further comprises a proximity sensor configured to determine proximity of the RF signal source to live tissue, and the... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP

20100317303 - Self-calibrating direct conversion transmitter with converting/steering device: A steering and mixing module comprises a double balanced switch quad and a steering quad. The double balanced switch quad comprises a first output pair, and the first output pair is coupled to a first load stage. The steering quad comprises a second output pair, and the second output pair... Agent: Austin Rapp & Hardman

20100317304 - Enhanced radio: A system and method of controlling a portable radio may involve tuning a first receiver of the portable radio to a first broadcast from a first station, where the first broadcast includes specific program content. A switching event can be detected at the portable radio, where a second receiver of... Agent: Jordan Law LLC (ibm-rsw)

20100317305 - Receiver for a radio network and an method for determining a channel estimate for a radio channel: The present invention relates to a receiver for a radio network. The receiver com-prises a receiving unit and a channel estimation unit (18). The receiving unit is arranged to receive a number of time domain signals forming a plurality of symbols, each symbol having a cyclic prefix. The channel estimation... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100317306 - Diversity antenna system and method utilizing a threshold value: An antenna system for receiving an RF signal from a first antenna and a second antenna includes a phase shift circuit. The phase shift circuit shifts a phase of the RF signal from the second antenna by one of a plurality of possible phase shifts to produce a phase shifted... Agent: Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC

20100317307 - Radio frequency handing device: A radio frequency signal handling device and a mobile communication device comprising such a radio frequency signal handling device. The radio frequency signal handling device comprises a first terminal interfacing external entities in the form of an input where radio frequency signals are to be received, at least one signal... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100317308 - Area reduction techniques for saw-less receivers: Embodiments of a SAW-less RF receiver front-end that includes a frequency translated notch filter (FTNF) are presented. An FTNF includes a passive mixer and a baseband impedance. The baseband impedance includes capacitors that form a low-Q band-stop filter. The passive mixer is configured to translate the baseband impedance to a... Agent: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.l.l.c.

20100317309 - Antenna system and method for mitigating multi-path effect: An antenna system and method utilize a splitter electrically connectable to a single antenna for splitting an RF signal into two signals. A variable phase shifter shifts the phase of one of the signals. A combiner combines the phase shifted and non-phase shifted signals to produce a conditioned signal. A... Agent: Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC

20100317310 - Directivity control system, control device, cooperative station device, reception station device, and method of controlling directivity: A directivity control system includes a first reception station device which receives an interference signal and a desired signal; a cooperative station device disposed at a different place from the first reception station device, which receives a signal using an antenna; and a control device which controls the directivity of... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C

20100317311 - Protection for saw-less receivers: Embodiments of a SAW-less RF receiver front-end that includes a frequency translated notch filter (FTNF) are presented. An FTNF includes a passive mixer and a baseband impedance. The baseband impedance includes capacitors that form a low-Q band-stop filter. The passive mixer is configured to translate the baseband impedance to a... Agent: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.l.l.c.

20100317312 - Apparatus and method for compensating for dc-offset in direct conversion receiver of wireless communications system: An apparatus and method of compensating for a direct voltage offset in a direct conversion receiver of a wireless communications system is provided. The apparatus includes a voltage control oscillator for generating a local oscillation signal having the same frequency as an input signal, a frequency converter for combining the... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100317313 - Dual-band coupler unit and dual-band coupler thereof and receiver thereof: A dual-band coupler unit is provided. The dual-band coupler unit includes a first coupled line, a second coupled line, a short transmission line, a first transmission line, and a second transmission line. The first coupled line and the second coupled line are substantially in parallel with each other, and are... Agent: Jianq Chyun Intellectual Property Office

20100317314 - Emergency call capable wireless device provisioning: The present disclosure relates provisioning a wireless capable device as an emergency call apparatus. In one implementation, a wireless capable device or apparatus receives a provisioning message from a provider of wireless voice and data services, the message including emergency call provisioning information to provision the wireless capable device or... Agent: Spryip, LLC Ifx

20100317315 - Method for accessing a service unavailable through a network cell: In a communications network having a first network cell and an associated access device, a method for enabling user equipment (UE) to obtain a service unavailable through the first network cell includes receiving a request for the UE to access the service, identifying the radio coverage of a second network... Agent: Rim/finnegan

20100317317 - Emergency location information gateway for public safety answering points (psaps) and method of use: The emergency location information gateway provides Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) with the capability to receive NG911-compliant (i.e., Session Initiation Protocol (SIP-based) and/or SIP-Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)) and other types emergency calls including embedded emergency location information and determine a physical location of a mobile or non-mobile target network... Agent: Lesavich High-tech Law Group, P.C.

20100317316 - System and method for providing mobility and multi-purpose assistance within a limited coverage area: A system and method for providing emergency response via a wireless link. In a limited and localized coverage area, a plurality of mobile pendant units is provided in communication with a local node and router. The mobile pendant units each include a wireless transceiver for communication with a wireless transceiver... Agent: Barnes & Thornburg LLP

20100317318 - Methods and apparatus for providing pre-paid payment capability on mobile telephone: A method includes receiving an over-the-air message from a mobile telephone. The message requests top-up of a prepaid payment capability in the mobile telephone. The method further includes authorizing the requested top-up. In addition, the method includes transmitting an over-the-air response to the mobile telephone. The response indicates to the... Agent: Buckley, Maschoff & Talwalkar LLC

20100317320 - Method and apparatus for preventing unauthorized use of computing devices: Methods and devices for preventing unauthorized use of mobile devices allow users to create a mobile device identification number (MDIN) which must be entered before mobile devices can access a new removable memory unit. Upon activation a mobile device may check an identifier of an installed removable memory unit to... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100317319 - Providing trusted communication: Electronic communication is susceptible to SPAM, phishing attacks, and other unwanted communications because of a recipient's limited control over communication transmitted by a sender. Functionality can be implemented to employ a multi-level approach to establishing trust between a sender and a recipient prior to transmitting any communication to prevent unwanted... Agent: Ibm Corporation Intellectual Property Law

20100317321 - Selective first delivery attempt (fda) processing for text messages: Systems and methods are disclosed for selectively applying First Delivery Attempt (FDA) processing for text messages. A text message system in one embodiment includes a rules database that stores rules defining which text messages are authorized to be delivered using FDA processing. The text message system further includes a message... Agent: Duft Bornsen & Fishman, LLP

20100317322 - System and method for facilitating the growth of a mobile community: A system and method for automatically matching a plurality of mobile subscribers is disclosed. The system includes at least one server for receiving from each mobile subscriber within the plurality of mobile subscribers a contact list. Said server is adapted to process the contact list to produce a set of... Agent: Intellectual Property Law Group LLP

20100317324 - Automatic security action invocation for mobile communications device: A mobile communications device, method and computer program product for providing security are described. In one embodiment, the device comprises: a processor; a communications subsystem; a storage element having application modules and data; and a security module operable to detect a locked state of the device and initiate a lockout... Agent: Ridout & Maybee LLP

20100317323 - System, method, and apparatus for proximity-based authentication for managing personal data: A computer program product that includes a computer useable storage medium to store a computer readable program for proximity-based authentication for managing personal data that, when executed on a computer, causes the computer to perform operations. The operations include receiving a request for personal data from a data access device,... Agent: Wilson Ham & Holman/rsw

20100317327 - Method and system for determining and displaying a text title: A method and system may receive a communication message and determine a text title to associate with the communication message. The text title associated with the communication message may be displayed.... Agent: Kacvinsky Daisak PLLC

20100317326 - Method for management a multimedia data of mobile communication terminal and mobile communication terminal therefor: A method is provided for managing multimedia data in a mobile communication terminal. The method includes sending a multimedia message upon a request for sending a multimedia message; deleting multimedia data attached to the multimedia message, and reconfiguring a multimedia message that includes information about a path where the attached... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP

20100317325 - Retrieving unique message parts on a mobile computing device: Embodiments are provided for retrieving unique message parts on a mobile computing device. One or more message parts, containing unique portions of a message, may be requested by the mobile computing device. After the one or more message parts are received at the mobile computing device, the one or more... Agent: Merchant & Gould (microsoft)

20100317330 - method of enabling a service at a communication network node: A method enabling a service at a communication network node and a network node adapted to execute the method is provided, wherein a first request, requesting for one or more operations to be associated with a symbol, is received from a first user. The request comprises an instruction, identifying one... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100317329 - Marking and/or sharing media stream in the cellular network terminal: A media clip is marked (156) in a wireless terminal (10) and transmitted further (164) to another wireless terminal (10) in which the marked media stream is received (182) and presented (194) according to the marking (156). A wireless network terminal (10) is shown applying the method, and a programmable... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100317328 - Mobile communications device with event logging: This invention relates to a mobile communications device programmed to provide logging of telephony activity. In one implementation, the programme provides near real-time notification and control of mobile phone calls. The notification is to a back-end logging system.... Agent: Saul Ewing LLP (philadelphia) Attn: Patent Docket Clerk

20100317331 - Private branch exchange data processing unit: The present invention provides a data processing unit that provides elements of a full-featured telecommunications system without the cost and infrastructure requirements of conventional private branch exchange (PBX) systems. A system according to various aspects of the present invention comprises a processor, a data interface, a wireless transceiver, and a... Agent: Squire Sanders & Dempsey LLP

20100317334 - Application service invocation: An Internet Protocol Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) includes a Serving-Call Session Control Function (S-CSCF). The S-CSCF includes a Service Capability Interaction Manager (SCIM) configured to invoke one or more application services in response to a message being received by the S-CSCF.... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group

20100317332 - Mobile device which automatically determines operating mode: A mobile device such as a cell phone is used to remotely control an electronic appliance such as a television or personal computer. In a setup phase, the mobile device captures an image of the electronic appliance and identifies and stores scale-invariant features of the image. A user interface configuration... Agent: Vierra Magen/microsoft Corporation

20100317333 - Wireless messaging system: Messages are routed via a cellular communications network to multiple cellular communications receivers configured for answering calls placed to a common subscriber number, such that a message originated with a single cellular call may reach multiple recipients. The geographic area of message distribution may be controlled by selectively enabling different... Agent: Law Offices Of Natan Epstein

20100317336 - Context-based limitation of mobile device operation: Context-based limitation of mobile device operation. An embodiment of a method includes receiving a request for a function of a mobile device. The method further includes obtaining data regarding a context of the mobile device, and determining a current context for the mobile device based on the obtained data. The... Agent: Intel/bstz Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100317335 - Systems and methods for remotely configuring a mobile device: In particular embodiments, a system is described that includes one or more management servers comprising instructions operable when executed to present a user interface displayable at a remote host computer, the user interface enabling a user at the remote host computer to input management information for managing a mobile device;... Agent: Baker Botts L.L.P.

20100317338 - Communication terminal device and communication method: It is considered that a user selects a communication channel in accordance with a communication object when performing communication via a second base station (femto cell base station). Accordingly, it is desirable that a communication terminal device which can perform communication via a second base station have a function for... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100317337 - Method for transmitting and/or receiving signals for at least a first and a second different service, particularly in a vehicle: In a method for transmitting and/or receiving signals for at least one first and one second different service, particularly having a large range in a vehicle, at least one first antenna 25′ transmits and/or receives signals for the at least one first or second service, depending on a detectable event,... Agent: King & Spalding LLP

20100317339 - Ofdma cellular network and method for mitigating interference: Embodiments of an OFDMA cellular network and method for mitigating interference are generally described herein. In some embodiments, the scheduler assigns a common group ID to mobile stations based on interference levels of a common interference source and allocates bandwidth within a selected zone of an OFDMA uplink subframe to... Agent: Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.

20100317341 - Method and system for communication behavior: A method and system may include receiving an incoming call from a caller at a mobile device. The call information including one or more of a priority level and a group based on the call; may be received. A call handling rule to apply may be determined based on the... Agent: Kacvinsky Daisak PLLC

20100317340 - Method for providing private information to mobile user and associated wireless communication network and mobile station: A method for providing a private information to a mobile user and an associated wireless communication network and mobile station are provided to reduce the consumption of power and radio link bandwidth for transmission of the private information. The method, used in the wireless communication network, comprises paging a mobile... Agent: Raymond Sun

20100317342 - Method of communication between a source mobile set without network coverage and a target set: m

20100317343 - Interference control, sinr optimization and signaling enhancements to improve the performance of otdoa measurements: A wireless terminal receives signaling information, pertaining to a reference signal transmission in at least one specifically designated sub frame, the signaling information including a list, the list including base station identities. The terminal determines, from at least one of the base station identities in the list, the time-frequency resources... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100317345 - Inter base station handover method, radio communication system, drx control method, base station, and communication terminal: Disclosed is a DRX control method and system in which a source base station forwards Dormancy Context, which is information for controlling the activity level of a mobile station that performs inter base station handover, to a target base station and, immediately after the mobile station completes handover, the target... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC

20100317347 - Method for accessing a service unavailable through a network cell: A method in user equipment (UE) associated with a first network cell in a wireless telecommunications system includes performing idle mode measurements of one or more network cells other than the first network cell when the UE is operating in an idle mode, receiving a request to access a first... Agent: Rim/finnegan

20100317348 - Method for accessing a service unavailable through a network cell: A method performed by user equipment (UE) includes receiving a request to access a service unavailable through a first network cell associated with the UE and informing a second network cell that the UE is requesting to obtain the service unavailable through the first network cell. The request may be... Agent: Rim/finnegan

20100317346 - Methods and apparatus for managing mobile handover: Methods and apparatus to manage mobile handover are disclosed. An example mobile station includes hardware and software stored on a tangible computer readable medium that, during operation, cause the mobile station to receive from a network controller a response to a network registration request, wherein the response includes an indicator... Agent: Hanley, Flight & Zimmerman, LLC

20100317344 - Selecting an access method while performing handovers in a mobile communication system: A method of managing a handover of a connection of a mobile device between a first access node and a second access node in a communications system, the method comprising: sending information from the communications system to the mobile device; selecting one of a plurality of access methods for accessing... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100317349 - Communications system: A user communications device having active and idle states operates in a cellular communications network in which user communications devices communicate via network communications devices of cells of the network. History data identifying the cells in which the user communications device has been present whilst in the idle state is... Agent: Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group, PLLC

20100317350 - Soft handover for mobile device: A method implemented in a mobile device includes identifying a target wireless network for a handover, where the target wireless network uses a different access technology than an existing wireless network being used by the mobile device. The mobile device determines that a signal for the existing wireless network meets... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group

20100317351 - Detection of collisions of radio coverage cell identifiers: Additional information is included in or used to generate a positioning reference signal to enable detection of a cell identifier “collision” between two different cells associated with two or more base stations. In one example embodiment, a user equipment terminal detects the collision using the additional information included in or... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC

20100317352 - Radio network controller, mobile communication system, and method for avoiding a reduction in a call connection completion ratio for use therein: A radio network controller (1) to be connected to a mobile terminal via a radio base station comprises: holding means (UE check list 15 for each system) for, when each mobile terminal has failed to make a radio connection to a cell (s) selected by a cell selection algorithm that... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100317353 - Telecommunications network and telecommunications device: A telecommunications network comprises an electronic call centre, and a telecommunications device operative to transmit and receive data over the network to/from a desired location. The telecommunications device is provided with routing means operative to route data transmissions between the telecommunications device and the desired location to the electronic call... Agent: Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt Pacwest Center, Suite 1900

20100317354 - Frequency planning for a cellular communication system: An apparatus for frequency planning for a cellular communication system comprises a receiver (201) receiving measurement reports from remote stations. An interference processor (203) determines, for each of a plurality of cells, a neighbour cell interference relationship between at least a first and a second neighbour cell for the cell... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100317356 - Apparatus and method for interworking between multiple frequency band modes: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, a method is disclosed that comprises signaling by a user equipment (UE) to indicate a support for at least a second frequency band mode in addition to a first frequency band mode, wherein the first frequency band mode and the... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100317357 - Mobile communication system, controller and method: A mobile communication system includes a first assignment unit configured to assign radio resources to a user in a W-CDMA system, a second assignment unit configured to assign radio resources to a user in a LTE system, a dual mode terminal capable of communicating in the W-CDMA system and the... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100317355 - Network-centric link adaptation for coordinated multipoint downlink transmission: A Coordinated MultiPoint (CoMP) cell controller performs network-centric link adaptation for User Equipment (UE) in the CoMP cell. The CoMP cell controller receives at least infrequent channel estimates from a UE in the CoMP cell, from which it estimates downlink channel and thermal noise at the UE. The CoMP cell... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100317359 - Radio communication apparatus and scheduling method: A base station configuring a plurality of sectors adjacent to one another and controlling communication with a plurality of mobile stations, the base station including: a position determination unit configured to determine, for the mobile stations, a mobile station present at a sector boundary and in the vicinity of the... Agent: Fujitsu Patent Center Fujitsu Management Services Of America, Inc.

20100317358 - Receiving apparatus, base station apparatus, and synchronization timing detection method: A receiving apparatus includes a synchronization timing detector that detects one of a first sampling timing and a second sampling timing as a synchronization timing of a received digital signal. The first sampling timing being a timing at which a maximum correlation power value is detected and the second sampling... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC

20100317361 - Signalling gain factors in a communication network system: The invention relates to methods, a user equipment and a communication network entity for optimizing the radio resource utilization in a communication network system comprising a network side and a user equipment side between which data is transmitted on uplink (17) and downlink (16) channels with a transmit power and... Agent: Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.

20100317360 - System and method for sharing a control channel for carrier aggregation: A method for processing a control channel at a user agent (UA) to identify at least one of an uplink and a downlink resource allocated by a resource grant within a multi-carrier communication system wherein resource grants are specified by control channel element (CCE) subset candidates, the method comprising the... Agent: Research In Motion Corp./q&b Attn: Glenda Wolfe

20100317362 - Network engineering in a wireless network: Various types of information from a wireless communications network, including E911 location information, Hand Off (HO) information, and Power information, as well as other Measurements and System Parameters, are collected and analyzed by a Data Collection and Filtering system, and the results of this analysis are provided to a Network... Agent: Gates & Cooper LLP Howard Hughes Center

20100317363 - Method and device of interference suppression in wireless cellular network: A method of interference suppression in a wireless cellular network includes notifying a first base station that there is a second User Equipment (UE) that currently suffers downlink interferences from the first base station, when an second UE in an active state suffers the downlink interferences from the first base... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100317364 - System and method for uplink inter cell interference coordination in a wireless access system: A system and method for uplink inter cell interference coordination and multi-user multiple input, multiple output in a wireless access system are provided. A method for providing uplink inter cell interference coordination in a wireless access system includes categorizing users the wireless access system, selecting a resource allocation plan based... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.

20100317365 - Data services via receivers independent of navigation systems: A system and method for providing a suite of data services in non-navigation based electronic devices such as head units, that can provide similar levels of functionality to navigation-based systems are presented. In exemplary embodiments of the present invention, a non-navigation data system for providing data services in a mobile... Agent: Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP Intellectual Property Department

20100317367 - In-vehicle device and system for communicating with base stations: An in-vehicle device for communicating with base stations includes: a radio wave detection element for detecting a radio wave from the stations; a position detection element for receiving information of position coordinates of the vehicle from an external device; a base station position obtaining element for obtaining position coordinates of... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C

20100317366 - Indoor/outdoor decision apparatus and indoor/outdoor decision method: An appropriate indoor/outdoor decision is made for a mobile communication terminal in accordance with a purpose of selection of a positioning method or the like. A positioning server 10 is an indoor/outdoor decision apparatus for making an indoor/outdoor decision on whether a mobile communication terminal 20 is located indoors or... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100317368 - Mobile device communication system and method: A computer-implemented mobile device calling method is provided. The method includes detecting initiation of a communication between a first mobile device and a second mobile device and determining a current location of the first mobile device in response to initiation of the communication between the first mobile device and the... Agent: Dovas Law P.C.

20100317369 - Electronic entity and microcircuit card for electronic entity: c

20100317370 - Content delivery system and method: This invention relates to an apparatus and method to provide event notifications to a user. More specifically, this invention is related to a content delivery system which provides event notifications to the user according to the user's current location and the content in the user's electronic device. Since the content,... Agent: Alpine Electronics Of America, Inc.

20100317371 - Context-based interaction model for mobile devices: A context-aware mobile device such as a cell phone automatically determines appropriate user interface (UI) settings to implement at different times and/or locations. A behavior of the mobile device is tracked by determining locations visited and UI settings which are manually configured by the user. Patterns in the movement and... Agent: Vierra Magen/microsoft Corporation

20100317372 - Measurement systems and methods for fingerprinting positioning: A system, computer software and method for collecting, in addition to position data, additional positioning data in a user terminal served by a communication network. The method includes initiating, by generating a message within the user terminal, collection of the positioning data, where the positioning data includes information based on... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100317373 - Image provision device and image provision system: An image provision device that provides an image exhibiting a distinctive feature of a locality to an address. On receipt from a mobile telephone (1a) of a position information mail (21) storing position information of the mobile telephone (1a), the image provision device transmits to the mobile telephone (1a) a... Agent: Snell & Wilmer LLP (oc)

20100317374 - Apparatus for and method of managing paging interval access on a mobile station: A novel and useful apparatus for and method of managing paging availability of a mobile station in a wireless communications network. The paging availability mechanism of the present invention is able to achieve a substantial amount of power saving by modifying mobile station access to paging intervals. The mechanism dynamically... Agent: Zaretsky Patent Group PC Zaretsky Patent Group PC

20100317375 - Method for accessing a service unavailable through a network cell: A method performed by an access device of a first network cell in a communications network for enabling user equipment (UE) to obtain a service unavailable through the first network cell includes receiving a request for the UE to access the service, receiving identification of a location area (LA) in... Agent: Rim/finnegan

20100317381 - Disambiguation of ussd codes in text-based applications: A system and method for entering USSD codes through an ambiguous text entry interface. The disclosed system may be embedded in mobile devices or other devices having reduced (e.g., 12 key) keypads for text entry. The system receives text entry from users, disambiguates the text entry, and presents the user... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP Patent-sea

20100317378 - Interworking circuit service fall back: Techniques, apparatuses, and systems can include mechanisms for interworking circuit service fallback.... Agent: Perkins Coie LLP

20100317380 - Method and system for sms based ticket number service over femtocell access point: A Femtocell Access Point (FAP) is used to provision a ticket number service. Customers approach the FAP and are given a ticket number indicating their place in the queue through an SMS message. Follow up SMS messages are sent updating the customer of their current position in line, as well... Agent: Ip Authority, LLC Ramraj Soundararajan

20100317377 - Queue management system allows queue number to be remotely obtained by patients or customers: A device for queue management which can receive and transmit a Short Message Service (SMS) text. The patient or customer would be the sender requesting a queue number via SMS. Phone caller ID will also be utilized. Thereafter the queue management device or computer system will generate a queue number... Agent: John Schum

20100317379 - Sending information during a charging event: A mobile device sends information during a charging event to mitigate potential adverse effects that may occur if the information is sent at other times. For example, after obtaining information, the mobile device may determine whether the information is time-critical. If the information is not time-critical, the mobile device may... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100317376 - System and methods for integrating short message service messaging with contact center applications: A system for routing short message service (SMS) messages to endpoints in a contact center includes a first node for receiving SMS message streams from multiple sources operating variant protocols and for multiplexing the multiple streams into a single message stream following a universal protocol, a media gateway server connected... Agent: Central Coast Patent Agency, Inc,- Alcatel Joint Number

20100317385 - Method and system for mitigating inter-cell interference: A method for processing transmission power level related data includes obtaining channel gain data from at least a served first user equipment and providing performance related data for at least the served first user equipment. The method also includes obtaining determined transmission power level data per group of resource blocks,... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100317383 - Method of optimal data transmission for improving data transmission rate in multi-hop wireless network: There is provided a method for optimal data transmission for improving a data transmission rate of a node with variable transmission power in a multi-hop wireless network, the method including the steps of: obtaining channel state information about a current wireless channel of the node; calculating a carrier sensing range... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100317382 - Network access method in mobile communication system and terminal supporting the same: With regard to any nucleotide and/or amino acid sequence disclosed in the international application and necessary to the claimed invention, the international search was carried out on the basis of:... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100317384 - Wireless communication system, wireless base station, method of controlling transmission of common pilot signal in wireless communication system, and program: In a wireless communication system that includes wireless base station (101) that transmits a common pilot signal and mobile terminal (102) that receives the common pilot signal transmitted from wireless base station, mobile terminal (102) measures reception quality of the signal transmitted from wireless base station (101) and transmits the... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100317386 - Cellular basestation: A cellular basestation, for example a femtocell basestation, is able to configure its cel reselection parameters, in order to define a desired transition zone, in which cell reselections may take place. Specifically, the basestation detects broadcast cell reselection parameters of at least one neighbouring basestation, and adapts its own broadcast... Agent: Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson LLP

20100317387 - Providing flexible rf channel to port mappings: Methods, systems, and apparatus can be used to flexibly allocate RF channels to output ports on edge termination systems. Flexible edge termination systems can include multiplexing modules operable to combine signals together inside of the flexible edge termination system to provide a flexible mapping of RF channels to output ports.... Agent: Arris International, Inc

20100317389 - Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving group resource deallocation information in a communication system: A method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving group resource deallocation information in a communication system are provided. The method in a base station includes transmitting group resource deallocation information, which includes information indicating a group including a plurality of Mobile Stations (MSs) receiving the group resource deallocation information, and... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100317388 - Personal independent basic service set cluster resource sharing: In a PBSS cluster environment, the beacon interval is allocated such that each PBSS in a PBSS cluster possesses its own master sub-beacon interval. Moreover, each member of the PBSS cluster can share unoccupied sub-beacon intervals. When a master PBSS fails to use its own master sub-beacon interval or the... Agent: Stmicroelectronics, Inc.

20100317390 - Location storage device, wireless terminal, location storage system, location registration method, location update method and program: It is characterized by including a storage section (214) in which location information of a base station (30) that performs wireless communication with a wireless terminal (40) and base station identification information uniquely assigned to each base station are registered in association with each other, a receiving section for receiving... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100317391 - Method for collaborative discrimation between authentic and spurious signals in a wireless cognitive network: A WRAN discriminates between authentic incumbent and spurious/malicious signals by collaboratively sensing the frequency environment, classifying and fusing the sensed results, and categorizing each signal as valid or invalid. Embodiments categorize signals according to reports from at least two nodes, thereby increasing detection confidence and resisting denial-of-service attacks. A “voting-rule”... Agent: Bae Systems

20100317392 - Systems, methods, and machine-readable media providing location-enabled group management: A computer-executed method for managing a group of entities includes receiving an indication from a first user indicating a desire to add members to the group based on proximity to a target, such as a point of interest (POI) or a location of a person. The method also includes sending... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100317394 - Femto-cell power control using idle-mode user equipment in a cellular communication system: Disclosed is a method for providing power control using idle-mode user equipment attached to a cell in a wireless communication system. First and second higher power level thresholds for signal transmissions of a cell are defined, wherein the first power level has a defined offset higher than a minimum required... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100317393 - Method of uplink power control in a wireless communication system: A method, a mobile station and a computer program for controlling uplink transmit power of a mobile station capable of operating with scheduled uplink data transmissions. Uplink transmit power level for the mobile station is updated (304) based on received (303) uplink power control commands. Upon detecting a change (301)... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP

20100317395 - Power control in a radio base station with sustained cell radius: A method and apparatus is described herein for controlling the operating temperature of radio equipment (44, 46) in a radio base station (10) while preventing a decrease in power of a common channel. A radio base station (10) according to the present invention includes a radio unit (40) and a... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100317397 - Audio device: The present invention provides an audio codec for converting digital audio signals to analogue audio signals, the audio codec comprising: two digital audio bus interfaces for coupling to respective digital audio buses; a digital-only signal path between the two digital audio bus interfaces, such that no analogue processing of the... Agent: Dickstein Shapiro LLP

20100317396 - Communication system: A cellular telephone is provided for recovering hidden data that is embedded within an input acoustic signal. The telephone passes the acoustic signal through an audio coder of the telephone and then processes the compressed audio generated by the audio coder, to recover the hidden data. A similar telephone is... Agent: Alston & Bird LLP

20100317398 - Camera system and method for flash-based photography: A flash-related function involves flash range indication to indicate when one or more subjects are in the range of a flash and indicate when one or more subjects are not in the range of the flash. The indications may be made to a user on an electronic viewfinder during photograph... Agent: Warren A. Sklar (soer) Renner, Otto, Boisselle & Sklar, LLP

20100317399 - Content sharing methods and systems: A first device (such as a cell phone) is equipped with a micro-projector, and used to present imagery on a display surface. A second device (such as a second cell phone) is equipped with a digital camera, and used to capture some of the projected imagery. The captured imagery allows... Agent: Digimarc Corporation

20100317400 - Proactive control of mobile communications devices: At least one embodiment of the invention addresses the problem of accidental user operation (e.g., dialing) of a mobile communication device such as a mobile telephone. In this regard, embodiments of the invention provide a proactive solution for preventing unintended operation of a mobile device based on various types of... Agent: Ference & Associates LLC

20100317401 - Method, apparatus, and system for transferring data between mobile telephones and other digital devices: The improved method, apparatus and system of the present invention provide a means for users to transfer data from and to a cell phone memory using a plurality of data transfer methods. The apparatus of the present invention comprises a low complexity digital device having two I/O (Input/Output) connectors, one... Agent: David Lewis

20100317402 - Set up logic for dual interface wireless ip communication device: A communication interface device includes a wireless Internet packet (IP) transceiver and a PCMCIA card electrically connected to the transceiver. Also, a universal serial bus (USB) connector is plugged into a hub that holds the PCMCIA card, with a cord extending from the USB connector and terminating in another USB... Agent: Rogitz & Associates

20100317403 - Communication apparatus: A communication apparatus comprises read-out means for reading out identification information from each of a plurality of storage media each storing identification information about a communication line; communication means for determining communication lines corresponding to the plurality of storage media based on the identification information read out from the plurality... Agent: Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto

20100317404 - Highly versatile machine-to-machine connectivity module: A machine-to-machine connectivity module comprising a first printed circuit that comprises the electronic components for providing a communications module and an element for accommodating a SIM card, the accommodation element being superimposed on the first printed circuit.... Agent: Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, PC

20100317405 - Self-configuring cellular basestation: A basestation for a cellular wireless communications network is able to configure itself for operation in the network, by selecting appropriate operating frequencies (in the case of GSM network) or scrambling codes (in the case of a UMTS network), and appropriate transmit powers. This makes it practical for a large... Agent: Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson LLP

20100317409 - Carbon nanotube based flexible mobile phone: A carbon nanotube based flexible mobile phone includes a flexible body including a flexible display panel a flexible touch panel, and a communicating system received therein. The flexible touch panel is disposed on a surface of the flexible display panel. The flexible touch panel includes at least one carbon nanotube... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100317411 - Fuel cell protection device: A hydrogen-air fuel cell having a mobile element capable of, in closed position, covering the cell cathode in substantially tight fashion.... Agent: Stmicroelectronics Inc. C/o Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

20100317406 - Mobile information terminal: a mobile information terminal in which even a CPU having a low processing capability can realize a pseudo-multi task and understand the operation of an application program being started. The mobile information terminal includes: a display part (17), a storage part (13), a communication part (11), and a control part... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP

20100317410 - Mobile terminal and method for controlling operation of the same: A mobile terminal and a method for controlling operation of the same are provided. A command input key including a command or an icon, which allows the user to input a command to execute an application to the mobile terminal, is displayed on the mobile terminal. The user may input... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP

20100317408 - Power conservation for mobile device displays: Power conservation for mobile device displays. An embodiment of a method includes generating display images for a display screen of a mobile device, and transitioning the mobile device to a reduced power consumption state. The reduced power consumption state includes reducing one or more illumination factors for the display screen;... Agent: Intel/bstz Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100317407 - Secondary display device: An apparatus and article of for mobile device may comprise a primary unit and a secondary unit. The main memory unit may include a processor, a memory and a wireless interface subsystem. The secondary unit may be coupled to the primary unit. The secondary unit may include a prism and... Agent: Kacvinsky Daisak PLLC

20100317412 - Portable phone holder and charger: A portable phone holder and charger for holding and charging a portable electronic device. The portable phone holder and charger includes a cradle portion which cradles a portable electronic device, a plug for connecting to the portable electronic device, a base portion, a battery and recharging electronic circuitry, and a... Agent: Christie, Parker & Hale, LLP

20100317413 - Portable phone holder and solar charger: A portable phone holder and solar charger for holding and charging a portable electronic device. The portable phone holder and charger includes a cradle portion which cradles a portable electronic device, a plug or electrical contacts that makes electrical connection with the portable electronic device, a base portion, a battery... Agent: Christie, Parker & Hale, LLP

20100317414 - Housing assembly for electronic device: A housing assembly includes a first housing having first positioning holes, a second housing having second positioning holes, and an assembly unit connected between the first and second housings and including two assembly parts. Multiple engaging devices each include a first engaging member and a second engaging member. The engaging... Agent: Rosenberg, Klein & Lee

20100317415 - Built-in antenna for folder type portable terminal: A built-in antenna for a folder type portable terminal includes a main body including a main board, an openable folder rotated at a predetermined angle with respect to the main body, a metallic hinge module rotating the folder on the main body to provide an opening and closing feeling of... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100317417 - Mobile terminal device: A mobile terminal device including a first housing, a second housing, the device having multiple configurations, including a first configuration in which the second housing is closed with respect to the first housing, a second configuration in which the second housing is slid relative to the first housing from the... Agent: Westerman, Hattori, Daniels & Adrian, LLP

20100317416 - Portable terminal apparatus, communication control method, and communication control program: A portable terminal apparatus includes a first enclosure, a second enclosure, and a control unit. The second enclosure takes modified forms including a first form and a second form. The second enclosure is closed over the first enclosure in the case of the first form. The second enclosure is separated... Agent: Westerman, Hattori, Daniels & Adrian, LLP

20100317418 - Magnetic device for the support, in cars, of portable electronic equipment: A magnetic device for the support, particularly in cars, of portable electronic equipment includes a base that integrates at least two adjoining magnets, fixable on a surface internal to the driver and passenger compartment, and a coupling plate including ferromagnetic material fixable or integrated into the back of the equipment... Agent: Egbert Law Offices

  
12/09/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. patent applications/inventions, industry category

20100311320 - Apparatus and method for transmitting/receiving notification message in a broadcasting system, and system thereof: A terminal apparatus is provided for receiving a broadcast service from a broadcasting system. A receiver receives a notification message from the broadcasting system. A message parser parses the notification message received by the receiver according to a certain format. A controller determines whether the received notification message is a... Agent: Roylance, Abrams, Berdo & Goodman, L.L.P.

20100311321 - Omnidirectional switchable broadband wireless antenna system: Systems and methods for increasing coverage and throughput in a wireless communication system. An antenna for use in a wireless communications system in accordance with one or more embodiments of the present invention comprises a plurality of antenna elements, an antenna selection switch, coupled to the plurality of antenna elements,... Agent: The Directv Group, Inc. Patent Docket Administration

20100311322 - measure method, a repeater and a base station in the process of cell handoff: The present invention provides a measurement method in a cell handover procedure, comprising: A. after network measurement is triggered, a base station schedules resources, which are needed for transmitting uplink data, for a user terminal; and B. the base station and relay stations measure relevant data transmitted from the user... Agent: Nixon Peabody, LLP

20100311323 - On-channel repeater and on-channel repeating method: Provided are an on-channel repeater and an on-channel repeating method. The on-channel repeater includes: a receiving means for receiving a Radio Frequency (RF) signal; a subtracting means for subtracting a replica of feedback signals from the signal received by the receiving means; a replica generating means for calculating the replica... Agent: Rabin & Berdo, PC

20100311324 - Method and system for wireless communication utilizing on-package leaky wave antennas: Methods and systems for wireless communication utilizing on-package leaky wave antennas (LWAs) are disclosed and may include communicating wireless signals via an RF digital bus between integrated circuit packages in a wireless device utilizing LWAs integrated in metal layers in the plurality of packages. A resonant frequency of the LWAs... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311325 - Systems and methods for through-the-earth communications: Systems and methods for wirelessly sending signals through the earth between transmitting and receiving antennas are disclosed, wherein the communicating antennas are of the types that generate significant far field radiation and may interact substantially through the emission and absorption of electromagnetic radiation in addition to magnetic coupling. Frequencies are... Agent: Durham, Jones & Pinegar -- Intellectual Property Law Group

20100311327 - Communication device and control method therefor: The object of the invention is to achieve stable operation of a communication device which includes an information transmission means and a power transmission means while maintaining communication quality. A mobile device of the invention has an information transmission means for executing non-contact transmission, a power transmission means, a first... Agent: Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto

20100311326 - Switching between multiple coupling modes: A device for transmitting in multiple coupling modes has a transmission module (11), at least one periphery module (18), and an antenna (16, 17) for each of the multiple coupling modes. Further, in a method of switching between multiple coupling modes, switching is conducted between at least polling and listening... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards

20100311331 - Communication apparatus, control method for communication apparatus, and storage medium: When a communication apparatus is brought within a predetermined range of a partner apparatus in a state where data of transmission target is designated, the communication apparatus notifies the partner apparatus of a transmission notification indicating that data transmission is performed, before transmission of the data of transmission target is... Agent: Canon U.s.a. Inc. Intellectual Property Division

20100311328 - Contactless data transmission: A contactless device having an energy antenna configured to transmit/receive an energy signal; and a data antenna configured to transmit a data signal. Also, a method for transmitting a contactless signal including transmitting/receiving an energy signal from an energy antenna of a contactless device; and transmitting a data signal from... Agent: Dickstein Shapiro LLP

20100311335 - Devices for point-to-point wireless high-output data transmission between a parked vehicle and a fixed infrastructure: A wireless high-rate communication device for a vehicle, adapted for data exchange between at least one computer system of the vehicle and at least one computer system of a structure separate from the vehicle. The device includes at least one antenna connected to at least one emitter/receiver in turn connected... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100311334 - Integrated signal receiver: A signal receiver having: an input for receiving radio signals; a clock; a receiving section for processing signals received at the input, the receiving section being configured to operate in: (a) a first mode for processing the received signals in accordance with a first protocol and in dependence on the... Agent: Novak Druce Deluca + Quigg LLP (csr)

20100311332 - Method and system for chip-to-chip communication via on-chip leaky wave antennas: Methods and systems for chip-to-chip communication via on-chip leaky wave antennas are provided. In this regard, RF signals may be communicated between a first leaky wave antenna in a first integrated circuit and a second leaky wave antenna in a second integrated circuit, where the first integrated circuit and the... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311329 - Method and system for obtaining maximum gain of a passive upconversion mixer utilized in a transmitter: A RF transmitter is operable to transmit a signal at a frequency specified by the Bluetooth protocol. A passive upconversion mixer, which comprises a pair of MOSFET switches, is utilized inside the RF transmitter. The passive upconversion mixer is operable to receive analog local oscillator (LO) signals to be utilized... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311333 - Method and system for point-to-point wireless communications utilizing leaky wave antennas: A method and system for point-to-point wireless communications utilizing leaky wave antennas is provided. In this regard, a first device may transmit a RF signal via a leaky wave antenna, and may determine an angle between the leaky wave antenna of the first device and a leaky wave antenna of... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311330 - Wireless communication system for communication handover by using different communication modes: A wireless communication system includes a terminal device; a first wireless communication device; and a second wireless communication device. When the first wireless communication device communicates with the second wireless communication device by wireless LAN communication after a handover and completes prescribed processing to the second wireless communication device, the... Agent: Holtz, Holtz, Goodman & Chick PC

20100311336 - Method and apparatus for third-party control of device behavior: An approach is provided for enabling third-parties to manage a mobile device when within a third party's domain range. Data regarding a point-of-interest and an associated action by a mobile device is received. The action is defined by a third-party. Whether the mobile device is within a predetermined range of... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100311338 - Method and system for a low noise amplifier utilizing a leaky wave antenna: Methods and systems for a low noise amplifier utilizing a leaky wave antenna are disclosed and may include one or more low-noise amplifiers (LNAs) coupled to one or more leaky wave antennas (LWAs) in a wireless device. RF signals may be received via one or more LNAs coupled to one... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311337 - Multi-modal speech holster: A wearable holder for a multi-modal mobile computer that connects a mobile computer to a headset for speech-directed operations while the mobile computer is docked in the holder but also allows easy disconnect and reconnect operation when the mobile computer must be removed from the wearable holder for handheld operations.... Agent: Pearne & Gordon LLP

20100311339 - System for the coexistence between a plurality of wireless communication modules: A system for the coexistence between wireless communication modules sharing an antenna is disclosed. A wireless communication chipset includes a first wireless communication module capable of transmitting and receiving first wireless communication signals, a second wireless communication module capable of transmitting and receiving second wireless communication signals and a combine-separate... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP

20100311340 - Method and system for remote power distribution and networking for passive devices: A Method and system for remote power distribution and networking for passive devices is provided. In this regard, a sensor comprising a leaky wave antenna may be powered utilizing energy from a radio frequency signal received via the leaky wave antenna. The sensor may be operable to recover a baseband... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311341 - Radio sensor for detecting wireless microphone signals and a method thereof: Wireless microphone signals are detected by processing an input signal to determine a number of frequency bins within a channel frequency band having an energy level above a first predefined threshold (S510); identifying locations of the frequency bins having an energy level above the first predefined threshold, when the number... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards

20100311342 - Method circuit and system for communication channel scanning and selection: Disclosed is a frequency scouting circuit with an adjustable frequency synthesizer. The scouting circuit may be collocated with other radio frequency integrated circuits on the same die. The synthesizer may include a dedicated oscillator, and the synthesizer may be adapted to generate a mixing signal at a given frequency. A... Agent: Eitan Mehulal Law Group

20100311343 - Hierarchical modulation for accurate channel sounding: Method and apparatus for improving the channel estimate of a communication channel between a first station and a second station, while reducing the amount of reserved bandwidth for pilot tones. Hierarchical modulation is used to augment pilot density without sacrificing throughput. At the first station, a digital information stream may... Agent: Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP

20100311344 - Echo light: The data for the visual and audio media content is sent by a central server to a server aboard the vessel, which then transmits the visual media content to the projectors mounted on the vessel, to be displayed on the surroundings, and the audio signal to be transmitted wirelessly to... Agent: Azam Hashemi

20100311345 - Method and system for executing an internet radio application within a vehicle: Various embodiments may include a computer-implemented method and system for operating a computer application stored on a nomadic wireless communication device (ND) located within the vicinity of a vehicle. An input may be received at a vehicle computer system (VCS) to pair the VCS with the ND for establishing a... Agent: Brooks Kushman P.C./fgtl

20100311346 - Communication device and method: Methods and devices for detecting a symbol in a radio channel and for cell identification are disclosed. A signal is received from the radio channel and the signal is filtered by a filter being responsive to the symbol thereby establishing a first signal. A second signal dependent on the noise... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100311349 - Method for estimating channel state in a wireless communication system using fractional frequency reuse and mobile station using the same: A method for estimating channel state in a wireless communication system and a mobile station using the same are disclosed. The method includes acquiring cell Identifiers (IDs) of a serving cell and one or more neighbor cells, acquiring information about preset power level patterns for one or more frequency partitions... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP

20100311348 - Wireless communication device and wireless communication method for detecting field intensities of wireless channels: A wireless communication device includes a communication unit, a detection unit, and a control unit. The communication unit communicates with another wireless communication device by use of a wireless channel selected from wireless channels. The detection unit detects field intensities of first wireless channels. The control unit calculates a field... Agent: Holtz, Holtz, Goodman & Chick PC

20100311347 - Wireless device detection: The present invention relates to the detection at least one wireless communication device associated with an entity on an image. The invention further relates to transmitting information enabling detection of a wireless communication device associated with an entity on an image. The detection is performed before, during, or after capture... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100311350 - Continuous sequential scatterer estimation: The present invention uses newly received signal samples to update previously determined scatterer parameters, and therefore, reduces the processing effort required for characterizing scattering objects in a wireless channel. Broadly, the present invention determines a first set of scatterer parameters based on signal samples derived from signals received during one... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100311351 - Transmitting device and method for determining target predistortion setting value: The present invention provides a transmitting device and a method for determining a target predistortion setting value. The transmitting device comprises: a setting value control unit, a predistortion unit, a transmitting circuit, a receiving circuit, and a determining unit. The present invention can predistort signals before a power amplifier in... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100311352 - Radio frequency unit analog level detector and feedback control system: A Radio Frequency (RF) transceiver includes a baseband processor, a receiver section, and a transmitter section. The receiver section communicatively couples to the baseband processor and includes a plurality of tuned RF circuits. The transmitter section communicatively couples to the baseband processor and includes a plurality of tuned RF circuits.... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100311353 - Multi-element amplitude and phase compensated antenna array with adaptive pre-distortion for wireless network: An improved communication system and method employing an actively controlled antenna array architecture is disclosed. The array contains a plurality of driven radiating elements that are spatially arranged having a pair of radiating elements fed with an RF signal predistorted so as to provide a controlled variation of the antenna... Agent: David L. Henty Oc Patent Law Group

20100311354 - Systems and methods for providing airborne aircraft weather reporting and supplemental occupant services: An embodiment of the present invention delineates a method for relaying information between a first transceiver and a second provided transceiver. The method comprises generating a signal for transmission from the first transceiver to the second provided transceiver. The method also modulates the signal with a first data pattern, the... Agent: Squire Sanders & Dempsey LLP

20100311355 - Method and system for a mesh network utilizing leaky wave antennas: Methods and systems for a mesh network utilizing leaky wave antennas (LWAs) are disclosed and may include configuring one or more devices as a mesh network in a wireless device coupled to a plurality of LWAs, and communicating data between said devices via the configured mesh network. A resonant frequency... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311356 - Method and system for a touchscreen interface utilizing leaky wave antennas: Methods and systems for a touchscreen interface utilizing leaky wave antennas (LWAs) are disclosed and may include configuring one or more leaky wave antennas utilizing conductive traces in the touchscreen interface for communication of wireless RF signals. RF signals may be communicated utilizing the configured LWAs. A resonant frequency of... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311357 - Radio communication apparatus and radio communication method: When SRS serving as a base of CSI measurement at a base station apparatus is transmitted from each of two antennas, a control unit controls resource element mappers to make the SRS orthogonal to each other or identical with each other in terms of frequency or code between the two... Agent: Holtz, Holtz, Goodman & Chick PC

20100311358 - Transmitter for communications system: An rf signal transmitter for transmitting rf signals through a plurality of antennas is described, which comprises: a transmit section adapted to selectively set, with respect to an input signal, the initial phase of an output to at least one of said antennas depending on a time or frequency region... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100311359 - Method and system for an n-phase transmitter utilizing a leaky wave antenna: Methods and systems for an n-phase transmitter utilizing a leaky wave antenna (LWA) are disclosed and may include transmitting an n-phase wireless signal at a first frequency via the LWA utilizing a plurality of second frequency signals from one or more signal sources, and the second frequency may be lower... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311361 - Signal transmitter linearization: A linearizer for a non-linear transmitter includes a tap delay line that provides samples of an input signal at selected times. At least one Volterra tap is coupled to the tape delay line. The Volterra tap includes a lookup table representation of a polynomial. An adaptive controller is coupled to... Agent: Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.

20100311360 - Transmitter, method for lowering signal distortion, and method for generating predistortion parameters utilized to lower signal distortion: A transmitter includes a predistortion calculation unit, a transmitting circuit, a receiving circuit, an adjusting unit and a parameter generating and storing unit. The predistortion calculation unit is utilized for pre-distorting an input signal to generate a predistorted input signal according to a specific predistortion parameter. The transmitting circuit is... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100311362 - Gain compensation device over temperature and method thereof: A gain compensation device for adjusting gain of an amplifier over temperature is disclosed. The gain of the amplifier is controlled by signals on a gain control end of the amplifier. The gain compensation device comprises a temperature compensation generator, an adder, and a temperature sensor. The temperature compensation generator... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100311363 - Method and system for a distributed leaky wave antenna: Methods and systems for a distributed leaky wave antenna (LWA) are disclosed and may include communicating RF signals at one or more frequencies via distributed LWAs in a wireless communication device. The distributed LWAs may be integrated in one or more multi-layer support structures. The RF signals may be communicated... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311364 - Method and system for controlling power for a power amplifier utilizing a leaky wave antenna: Methods and systems for controlling power for a power amplifier utilizing a leaky wave antenna (LWA) are disclosed and may include configuring one or more power amplifiers (PAs) in a wireless device at a desired output power level. The PAs may be coupled to feed points on the LWAs that... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311365 - Power amplifier controller with polar transmitter: A power amplifier controller controls a power amplifier and is coupled to a polar modulator. The polar modulator generates an amplitude component and a phase-modulated component of the desired RF modulated signal, and outputs to the power amplifier controller. The power amplifier controller regenerates a combined phase and amplitude modulated... Agent: Fenwick & West LLP

20100311366 - Method and system for a transmitter loft cancellation scheme that maintains iq balance: Methods and systems for a transmitter LOFT cancellation scheme that maintains IQ balance are disclosed. Aspects of one method may include providing current compensation to both differential inputs of a mixer for each of I and Q channels. An initial current compensation of X units may be provided, followed by... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311368 - Method and system for a leaky wave antenna as a load on a power amplifier: Methods and systems for utilizing a leaky wave antenna as a load on a power amplifier are disclosed and may include configuring one or more leaky wave antennas as a load for one or more power amplifiers (PAs) in a wireless device. RF signals may be transmitted via the leaky... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311367 - Method and system for a sub-harmonic transmitter utilizing a leaky wave antenna: Methods and systems for a sub-harmonic transmitter utilizing a leaky wave antenna are disclosed and may include transmitting wireless signals at a harmonic frequency of a source signal utilizing one or more leaky wave antennas (LWAs) in a wireless device including one or more transceivers on a chip. The LWAs... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311369 - Method and system for communicating via leaky wave antennas within a flip-chip bonded structure: Methods and systems for communicating via leaky wave antennas (LWAs) within a flip-chip bonded structure are disclosed and may include communicating RF signals in a wireless device including one or more LWAs between a plurality of support structures, the structures being coupled via flip-chip bonding. Low-frequency signals may be communicated... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311370 - Radio wave receiver: Disclosed is a radio wave receiver including an antenna to receive a radio wave, a tuning unit to switch a frequency characteristic of the antenna in a stepwise fashion, an oscillation unit to oscillate the antenna and a circuit section of the tuning unit, a receiving process unit to carry... Agent: Holtz, Holtz, Goodman & Chick PC

20100311371 - Radio wave receiver: A radio wave receiver having an antenna for receiving a radio wave; a tuning unit for switching a frequency characteristic of the antenna in a stepwise fashion; an oscillation unit for oscillating a circuit section including the antenna and the tuning unit; a receiving process unit for executing a signal... Agent: Holtz, Holtz, Goodman & Chick PC

20100311372 - Correlation-driven adaptation of frequency control for a rf receiver device: A frequency-control unit is used for controlling an external controllable reference-frequency source. The frequency-control unit includes a filter unit with a controllable filter parameter, which is configured to derive, using the filter parameter, from a frequency-error signal a frequency-control signal for minimizing the frequency error of the reference frequency; and... Agent: Hogan Lovells US LLP

20100311373 - Received signal to noise indicator: A method and device may be used to produce a received interference value in wireless communications. A wireless transmit/receive unit comprising a radio frequency signal measurement device may be configured to produce a value indicating a radio frequency signal, noise and interference received power. An average noise plus interference measuring... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc

20100311374 - Dynamic rfi detection using signal strength values: An apparatus may include a radio interface to receive a plurality of signal strength values of a radio. An interference module can identify a radio frequency interference impact on the radio based on the plurality of signal strength values. In one embodiment, the radio interface issues a plurality of interference... Agent: JordanIPLaw, PC

20100311375 - Sampling mixer, quadrature demodulator, and wireless device: There are provided a sampling mixer, quadrature demodulator, and a wireless device capable of suppressing receiving sensitivity degradation caused by alias components or second-order distortion components. In the sampling mixer (101), a sampling switch (5) and another sampling switch (36) sample a reception signal based on a local signal with... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.

20100311376 - Method and system for receiving i and q rf signals without a phase shifter utilizing a leaky wave antenna: Methods and systems for receiving in-phase and quadrature (I and Q) radio frequency (RF) signals without a phase shifter utilizing a leaky wave antenna are disclosed and may include generating in-phase and quadrature signals using a leaky wave antenna coupled to one or more low-noise amplifiers (LNAs) on a chip... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311377 - Receiver and a method of receiving a signal: A receiver comprising a plurality of antennas immobilized in relation to each other and positioned on a movable carrier, each antenna being adapted to receive a signal and output a corresponding, received signal; first means for generating, from the received signals, a sum signal; second means for generating, from the... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C

20100311378 - Multiple multi-mode low-noise amplifier receiver with shared degenerative inductors: A device with multiple multi-mode low-noise amplifiers (LNAs), each with common operating modes and separate operating frequency bands, are coupled to shared degenerative inductors for common operating modes. Common load inductors are coupled to the multi-mode LNA outputs to reduce the number of load inductors required. The multi-mode LNAs have... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311379 - Method and system for a voltage-controlled oscillator with a leaky wave antenna: Methods and systems for a voltage-controlled oscillator (VCO) with a leaky wave antenna are disclosed and may include transmitting wireless signals via one or more leaky wave antennas in one or more tank circuits coupled to one or more VCOs. The VCOs may be two-point modulated. Two modulating signals may... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311380 - Method and system for amplitude modulation utilizing a leaky wave antenna: Methods and systems for amplitude modulation using a leaky wave antenna are disclosed and may include amplitude modulating an output of one or more power amplifiers in a wireless device by modulating a bias current in the power amplifiers that are coupled to one or more leaky wave antennas. The... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311381 - Receiving circuit: A receiving circuit is provided for performing reception of a plurality of band signals and suppression of blockers that remain in the plurality of band signals being received and converted in frequency. The receiving circuit includes a first low-pass filter that has a first pole position to suppress blockers remaining... Agent: Antonelli, Terry, Stout & Kraus, LLP

20100311382 - Reception device and electronic device using the same: Provided is a reception device that selectively receives an analog broadcast signal and a digital broadcast signal. The reception device includes: an oscillation unit operable to output an oscillator signal; a frequency conversion unit operable to output an IF (Intermediate Frequency) signal group based on the oscillator signal outputted from... Agent: Ratnerprestia

20100311383 - Ultra-wideband tunable filters based on multi-resolution band-selection: Devices and methods for tunable RF filtering. Multiple bimodal filter stages are used within a filter device to provide for tunable frequency response of the filter device. The use of M sequential bimodal filter stages, each having different frequency resolutions, may allow for 2M possible modes of operation.... Agent: Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.

20100311385 - Apparatus and method for generating alerts: A system comprising a portable, hand-held device having an accelerometer controlled by a new protocol which acts to output accurate and rapid communication concerning one or more predetermined events to a monitoring service and to receive input communications through satellite communication and/or other communication means. In another embodiment, an installed... Agent: Mark F. Wright Wright Law Group, PLLC

20100311384 - Lifesaver personal alert and notification device: Systems and methods of alert and notification transmission are contemplated in which a low-range transceiver provides an alert/notification to a plurality of users having a wearable transceiver. Most typically, the low-range transceiver (a) is located in a wide area notification zone and a trigger device provides a signal from a... Agent: Fish & Associates, PC Robert D. Fish

20100311386 - Method and apparatus for performing handover of an emergency call between wireless networks: Techniques for supporting handover of an emergency call between wireless networks are described. A UE may communicate with a first wireless network (e.g., a 3GPP E-UTRAN) for an emergency call and may receive an indication to perform handover to a second wireless network (e.g., a CDMA2000 1xRTT network). In an... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311388 - Communications method: A system for 2-way data and voice communication with a user A base station in communicates with a response center. A portable device has a cellular transceiver module, a GPS module and an emergency call button, and is in two-way communication with a response center for communicating the location of... Agent: Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP

20100311387 - Panic activated locator (p.a.l.): The Panic Activated Locator (P.A.L.) is a device that combines mobile phone technology and GPS tracking technology into a single unit creating a system that simultaneously notifies emergency services and triggers real-time locating capabilities with the push of a button. The P.A.L. is unique in that it allows for several... Agent: Melinda Cameron

20100311389 - Wireless communication service system and transmission method thereof, and mobile phone and dialing method utilizing the system: A wireless communication service system and a mobile phone are provided. The mobile phone generates a calling signal of a recipient number and determines whether a storage unit has stored a cornet associated with the recipient number. If the storage unit has stored the cornet, the mobile phone sends a... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100311390 - Mobile communication device: The mobile communication device is for use as a cell phone, as a wireless identity authentication device with other electronic devices (with cell phones, computers, and ATM's), and as a headset in the form of an earphone, an eye-covering, or a head covering for audio communication with a central processor,... Agent: Gerald R. Black, Esq.

20100311392 - Method and system for correlating authentication, authorization and accounting sessions: The present invention handles Authentication, Authorization and Accounting (AAA) applications in an efficient manner. The present invention is a session aware Diameter relay agent that correlates sessions that require binding and relay sessions to the same AAA server, such as a Policy and Charging Rules Function (PCRF) server. In one... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100311391 - Method and system for performing multi-stage virtual sim provisioning and setup on mobile devices: A system and method for provisioning a mobile device with user preferences and settings. The user preferences and settings may be default preferences and settings selected by the various applications loaded onto the mobile device or previously user preferences and settings selected by a user. User selected preferences and settings... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311393 - Methods and apparatus for distributing, storing, and replaying directives within a network: In one embodiment, a processor-readable medium stored code representing instructions that when executed by a processor cause the processor to receive a directive from a first client device, store the directive at a memory location, and send the directive to a second client device. The directive includes a directive description... Agent: Cooley LLP Attn: Patent Group

20100311396 - Call control method and system: A method of controlling a call that can apply the service fee system according to user's selection. The method includes: alarming a reception of a first call request message in case a second terminal receives the first call request message from a first terminal; generating a call rejection message for... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC

20100311397 - Method and system for payment through mobile devices: Processing payment through a mobile device includes: receiving a command; using an upper layer application program on the mobile device to generate a payment request based on the command and send the payment request to localhost address of the mobile device via a predetermined port; using a lower layer payment... Agent: Van Pelt, Yi & James LLP

20100311398 - Mobile enterprise applications over telephony systems and methods: A method of facilitating telecommunication functionality on a mobile device. The method includes receiving a request for a telecommunications transaction from the mobile device and retrieving a callback identifier for a user of the mobile device. The method also includes executing the telecommunications transaction, wherein executing the transaction includes establishing... Agent: K&l Gates LLP

20100311394 - Mobile system for providing personalized information: An information system includes a server that creates an information reservoir with data units for a user of a mobile communication device based on a unique user profile of the user of the mobile communication device. The server creates the unique user profile based on interaction of the user with... Agent: Toler Law Group

20100311395 - Nearby contact alert based on location and context: Attributes including presence and organization information for contacts of a subscriber are used in determining a subset of contacts matching a predefined criterion. Determined subset of contacts is sent as an alert to notify the subscriber to the subsets' nearby proximity.... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20100311399 - Systems and methods for generating audible reminders on mobile user equipment: A mobile user equipment may provide audible reminders for a user identified video. A user may set a triggering event for a video. Upon detecting the triggering event, an audible reminder for the video may be generated. The sound associated with the audible reminder may be such that, when heard... Agent: Ropes & Gray LLP

20100311400 - Jukebox system: A jukebox is described where users having mobile telephones can access a server (2) located remote from the jukebox location and select tracks for playing on the jukebox at the user's location. The user's mobile telephone communicates on WAP or WEB on a mobile with the server (2) thereby allowing... Agent: William H Bollman Manelli Denison & Selter

20100311401 - Communication session transfer from one communication device to another based on location correlated to time: A communication network receives communications for a wireless communication device and transfers the communications for delivery to the wireless communication device. The wireless communication device determines data that correlates its location to time. Either the wireless communication device or the communication network process the data to detect a transfer condition... Agent: Sprint

20100311402 - Method and apparatus for performing soft switch of virtual sim service contracts: A system and method for providing updated rules governing the switching of enabled provisioning data supporting a wireless service contract. A mobile device may be initially programmed with a profile data table and priority list index data table to automatically enable provisioning data supporting one of the plurality of service... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311404 - Method and apparatus for updating rules governing the switching of virtual sim service contracts: A system and method for providing updated rules governing the switching of enabled provisioning data supporting a wireless service contract. A mobile device may be initially programmed with a profile data table and priority list index data table to automatically enable provisioning data supporting one of the plurality of service... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311403 - Method and system for disabling a wireless communication device: A method and system for disabling a wireless communication device, including: capturing a signal stream from the wireless communication device by satisfying a signal control protocol using a mobile broadcast antenna; and routing signals to and from the wireless communication device according to a non-standard protocol, thereby disabling normal operation... Agent: Jason P. Webb

20100311405 - Mobile phone and method for controlling volume of mobile phone: A method is used for controlling volume in a mobile phone. The method includes the following steps. The mobile phone receives an input voice signal, and the mobile phone determines if the input voice signal is a digital signal. If the input voice signal is not digital signal, the input... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100311406 - Phone control device for remotely controlling electric appliances: A phone control device for remotely controlling electric appliances is capable of wireless and remotely controlling electric appliances by receiving and transact phone signal via phone network, wherein the phone control device sends out feedback signal through the phone network and receives on/off driving signal corresponding to the feedback signal.... Agent: Dr. Banger Shia Patent Office Of Bang Shia

20100311409 - Enhanced presence server system: Presence information of users of the communication system comprises a presence data element that is associated with a condition such that availability of information in the presence data element of the user to another user of the communication system depends on the condition, and the condition is based on information... Agent: Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P.

20100311408 - Method for operating a wireless mobile radio device and a wireless stationary radio device connected thereto: The invention relates to a method for operating at least one mobile radio transmission/radio receiving device (Intern 1) operating according to a wireless telecommunications standard on a stationary radio transmission/radio receiving device (Basis) operating according to the wireless telecommunications standard, and a stationary radio transmission/radio receiving device (Basis) and a... Agent: Gregory A. Nelson Novak Druce & Quigg LLP

20100311407 - Resolving conflicting physical cell identification in a wireless communication system: A system and method for resolving conflicting physical cell identification in a wireless communication system includes a first step 200-204 of detecting a physical cell identification conflict. A next step 206 includes correcting a neighbour relation table in response to the conflict. A next step 208 includes receiving an ambiguous... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100311410 - Report mechanism in a radio system reusing one time-slot: In a radio system node, such as a Base Transceiver Station (BTS), a compensation unit is provided to convert information about downlink signal strength in a measurement report received from a mobile station when the signal to the mobile station is transmitted using several co-channel signals transmitted simultaneously in the... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100311411 - Method and arrangement in a telecommunication system: A user equipment, in a cellular telecommunication system having a plurality of downlink physical channels, detects radio link problems using a subset of said physical channels, where said subset is dynamically adjustable depending upon which channels are available at a particular instant.... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100311412 - Method and device in a communication network: There is provided a method of method of estimating a quality of a signal, the method in a first device comprising measuring a signal transmitted from a second device to a third device; determining a value of a metric from an autocorrelation function of the measured signal; and determining an... Agent: The Webb Law Firm, P.C.

20100311414 - Method for testing wireless connection function of mobile phone: A method is capable of testing wireless connection function of a mobile phone. Firstly, a wireless module of the mobile phone is turned on. The wireless module then searches for access points. In succession, the wireless module is connected to a first pre-set access point in the searched access points.... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100311413 - Method for testing working states of mobile phone: A method for testing working states of a mobile phone. The mobile phone is switched from a first working state to a second working state automatically by a switch module. In the first working state, a non-emergency phone number with a subscriber identity module card can be connected. The non-emergency... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100311415 - Radio communication system and method: A mobile station is configured to use, a reception quality of GPS electric wave received by a mobile station, time needed in obtaining GPS location information (or the reception quality of preset television or radio broadcasting) as surrounding environmental information of the mobile station and to control, based on the... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC

20100311416 - System and method for landline replacement: A femto cell is provided that automatically routes new communication sessions among the connected mobile and landline handsets based upon local detection of mobile registration with the femto cell, which helps to reduce the backhaul bandwidth requirements and offload backend network processing load. When the mobile handset successfully registers with... Agent: Leydig Voit & Mayer, Ltd

20100311417 - Methods for optimizing the performance, cost and constellation design of satellites for full and partial earth coverage: A system and method for highly efficient constellations of satellites which give single, double, . . . k-fold redundant full earth imaging coverage, or k-fold coverage for latitudes greater than any selected latitude is given for remote sensing instruments in short periods of time, i.e., continuous coverage, as a function... Agent: Polsinelli Shughart PC

20100311418 - Method and apparatus for switching virtual sim service contracts when roaming: A system and method store provisioning data supporting a plurality of service providers in a VSIM internal memory unit of a mobile device. The mobile device may automatically enable provisioning data supporting one of the plurality of service providers stored in the VSIM internal memory unit to conduct a wireless... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311419 - Mobility management entity tracking for group mobility in wireless communication network: A method and apparatus for updating a wireless mobile device with mobility management entity (MME) identification information when the mobile device camps on a mobile relay node (RN), that supports group mobility, connected to a first base station (BS) supported by a first MME. In one embodiment, the mobile device... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100311422 - Apparatus and method for determining neighbor bs information in a wireless communication system: An apparatus and method determines neighbor Base Station (BS) information in a wireless communication system where a macro cell and a Femto cell coexist. The method includes, when a preamble scanning duration arrives, acquiring preamble information on at least one neighbor BS through preamble scanning. It is determined whether to... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100311420 - Apparatus and method for improved idle state handoff: A method and apparatus for facilitating handoff operations in a wireless communication device is provided. The method may comprise receiving, by a wireless communication device, a plurality of pilot signals, wherein the plurality of pilot signals includes an active pilot signal and one or more candidate pilot signals, selecting at... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311421 - Methods and apparatus for communications terminal enabling self optimizing networks in air interface communications systems: Systems and methods for providing a framework for supporting a self organizing/optimization network (SON) feature in an over the air communications system. An enhanced mobile communications device is provided that performs functions to creating a framework for enhancing SON algorithms. The communications device stores event analysis data in an on... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.

20100311423 - Communication terminal out of range determination method, wireless communication system switching method and communication terminal: There is provided a communication terminal out of range determination method, a wireless communication system switching method and a communication terminal, capable of determining accurately whether or not a communication terminal is out of range. Determining whether or not the communication terminal is out of range is based on a... Agent: Hogan Lovells US LLP

20100311424 - Mobile station, a mobile radio communication system, a mobile radio communication method and a mobile radio communication program: In a mobile radio communication method in which a mobile station moves among a plurality of base stations at high speed, in order to solve a problem of increase in the amount of operation and its related increase in the amount of power consumption and heat emission which is resulted... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen

20100311425 - Dynamic transcoder placement: The invention provides for a dynamic trancoder placement in case that transcoding functionality for codecs is offered in a TRAU associated to a Base Station Controller and/or a MGW selected for a call.... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100311427 - Control of radio cell activity: A cellular network includes a first cell management entity adapted for managing a first radio cell that can be in an active or inactive state, a second cell management entity adapted for managing at least a second radio cell, and at least one control entity adapted for controlling the first... Agent: Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP Attn: Patent Docket Dept.

20100311426 - Transmission behaviour for support of cell measurements: The present invention relates to a cellular communication and addresses the problem of an LTE UE measuring downlink quality when the load in cell varies instantaneously and over a wide frequency spectrum. The UE lacks capacity to measure over frequency bandwidth and time needed to make a cell load measure... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100311428 - Random access preamble cellular phone systems with multiple zadoff-chu sequences: A cellular phone system where a random access channel burst has a preamble comprising two Zadoff-Chu sequences to mitigate the effects of Doppler Frequency Offset. Upon reception of a random access channel burst by a base station, division is applied to the two sequences recovered from the preamble of the... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100311433 - Allocation and priority handling of uplink and downlink resources: A telecommunication system comprises a radio network controller (RNC), and a Node-B (NB) for enabling wireless communication with a user terminal (UE). The RNC establishes an enhanced dedicated transport channel (E-DCH) which enables uplink data traffic with a determined maximum data rate from the user terminal (UE) to the NB.... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100311432 - Cluster parsing for signaling within multiple user, multiple access, and/or mimo wireless communications: Cluster parsing for signaling within multi-user wireless communication systems. Cluster assignment allows for complete flexibility across a variety of operational parameters in accordance with communications provided from a transmitting wireless communication device to a number of receiving wireless communication devices. For example, an access point (AP) may communicate to a... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison

20100311429 - Coordinated change of transmission parameters for data and control information: The present invention relates to a method for transmission of control information from a primary station to at least one secondary station, comprising the step of transmitting with a first set of control information parameters control information corresponding to data transmission with a first set of data parameters and transmitting... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards

20100311430 - Radio communication system, base station and mobile station: In a radio-communication system, when wanting to perform high-accuracy scheduling in a base station, a large number of information items, such as channel quality information, desired precoding matrix information and so on, are fed back from a mobile station with a high degree of accuracy. The base station monitors the... Agent: Mattingly & Malur, P.C.

20100311431 - Selective application of frequency hopping for transmission of control signals: A Method and apparatus for selectively applying, by a User Equipment (UE), Frequency Hopping (FH) for a transmission of Uplink Control Information (UCI) signals in a Physical Uplink Control CHannel (PUCCH). The UE applies FH when the UCI is of a first type and does not apply FH when the... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP

20100311434 - Interference mitigation in hybrid mobile radio communication networks: In ad hoc enabled cellular systems, the terminals in ad hoc communications (1-16) may generate serious interference to the terminals in conventional communications (C1-C7). The possible interference to be generated from the ad hoc mobile terminals to the conventional terminals is estimated, so that the ad hoc mobile terminals can... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100311435 - Base station selecting devices and methods for establishing communication connections for radio communication terminal devices: In an embodiment, a method for establishing a communication connection for a radio communication terminal device in an area that is served by a plurality of base stations is provided. The method may include determining the load situation of each base station of the plurality of base stations; selecting a... Agent: Viering, Jentschura & Partner

20100311438 - Method and apparatus for supporting location services with a streamlined location service layer: Techniques for supporting location services with a streamlined location service layer are described. In one design, a terminal may receive a location service request from an application that is internal or external to the terminal The terminal may exchange at least one message with a location server to establish an... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311440 - Method and device for improving the localization and mobility control of persons or things: A method for improving the localization and mobility control of persons or things applicable to a mobile radio terminal associated with a telephone network, having a plurality of base radio stations is disclosed. The method includes a first step in which the mobile radio terminal receives first service signals associated... Agent: Lucas & Mercanti, LLP

20100311437 - Positioning of user equipment in a wireless communication network: Techniques for supporting positioning of user equipments (UEs) with network-based measurements are described. In one design, a network entity (e.g., a location server) may obtain at least one measurement for a UE, e.g., a power headroom measurement, a spatial direction measurement, an uplink timing measurement, an uplink pilot measurement, an... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311436 - Rf fingerprinting for location estimation: The location of a terminal is estimated within an area of coverage of a wireless network comprising at least one fixed node by measuring a complex frequency response of a radio channel between the terminal and one of said fixed nodes and estimating the location of the terminal on the... Agent: Barnes & Thornburg LLP

20100311439 - System and method for supl roaming using a held client: A system and method for assisting the H-SLP is selecting a V-SLP using the HELD client of a SET. The SET receives identity information from an access network regarding associated LIS. The SET relays this information as well as measurements taken of the wireless network to the H-SLP. If the... Agent: Duane Morris LLP - Dc

20100311441 - Apparatus and method of determining the mode of operation of an apparatus: An apparatus arranged to operate in a plurality of modes. Each mode is indicative of a relationship with the environment which the apparatus is in, or indicative of the environment which the apparatus is in. The apparatus is further arranged to receive radio signals and to determine, on the basis... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100311447 - All-http multimedia messaging: A WAP-free, IETF-Specification Compliant Multimedia Message Service Center (MMSC)-Multimedia Message Service (MMS) User Agent Interface based on the Hyper Text Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is provided, as well as an all-HTTP multimedia messaging technique in general, using HTTP POST and GET techniques, between mobile stations and multimedia messaging service centers (MMSCs)... Agent: Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC

20100311444 - Method and apparatus for switching virtual sim service contracts based upon a user profile: A system and method store provisioning data supporting a plurality of service providers in a VSIM internal memory unit of a mobile device. A user may specify a user profile to automatically enable provisioning data supporting one of the plurality of service providers stored in the VSIM internal memory unit... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311446 - Method for transmitting data related to broadcasting contents, and mobile terminal using the same: A method for transmitting a data related to broadcasting contents and a mobile terminal using the same are disclosed, wherein the method includes displaying the broadcasting contents on a display unit by receiving and executing the broadcasting contents through an external server; obtaining access information of the broadcasting contents; generating... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100311443 - Methods and apparatus for accessing computer network accessible service applications via a mobile terminal: Methods and systems for accessing computer network accessible services, such as internet based service applications, via a mobile terminal of a mobile telecommunication system using a mediation layer between a person's mobile terminal and the IT world. The mobile terminal in response to receiving user inputs interacts with this mediation... Agent: Ibm Corporation, (olp) C/o Ortiz & Lopez, PLLC

20100311445 - Mobile terminal and method of displaying information in mobile terminal: A mobile terminal and a method of displaying information in the mobile terminal are provided. The mobile terminal conveniently provides a plurality of item groups which respectively include at least one item and respectively have different group identifiers to a user. For example, a specific group identifier can remain on... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100311448 - Transparent broadcast structure in communication systems: A broadcast channel, such as a broadcast control channel that carries a short message service, in a GSM/EDGE or similar communication system can be extended with additional timeslots. These additional timeslots can be pointed out in a tree structure, the root of which is in the SMS broadcast channel. The... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100311442 - Wireless messaging system: Messages are routed via a cellular communications network to multiple cellular communications receivers configured for answering calls placed to a common subscriber number, such that a message originated with a single cellular call may reach multiple recipients. The geographic area of message distribution may be controlled by selectively enabling different... Agent: Law Offices Of Natan Epstein

20100311450 - Method and apparatus for providing carrier indication and carrier sensing in a wireless network: An approach is provided for carrier indication and carrier sensing. Interference information relating to radio interface with one or more neighboring nodes is generated. The interference information is transmitted over a designated channel to the one or more neighboring nodes.... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100311449 - Method and device in a communication network: There is provided a method of operating a base station, the method comprising determining whether there are any mobile devices that are not associated with the base station that require protection from interference caused by downlink transmissions of the base station; and setting a maximum permitted transmission power for the... Agent: The Webb Law Firm, P.C.

20100311451 - Data processing system: A data processing system includes a satellite storage device communicating with a central storage device via a network. The satellite storage device is capable of accessing the data of the central storage device and includes a storage unit capable of storing data duplicated from the central storage device. The satellite... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100311453 - Device, system and method of interfacing between a baseband (bb) module and a radio-frequency (rf) module of a wireless communication device: Some demonstrative embodiments include interfacing between BB and RF modules of a wireless communication device. In some embodiments the RF module includes at least one transmit antenna; a plurality of receive antennas; at least one uplink input connectable to the BB module to receive from the BB module uplink signals... Agent: Eitan Mehulal Law Group

20100311452 - Method and apparatus for allocating radio resources in wireless communication system: Disclosed are method and apparatus for allocating radio resources. The method for allocating radio resource includes: determining, by a base station, a group of downlink sub-channels and transmission parameters related to the group of downlink sub-channels according to downlink channel characteristics and downlink interference characteristics of each resource block and... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100311454 - Radio communication system, lower node and upper node: A radio communication system includes: a first acquisition unit configured to acquire future prediction information on each of the plurality of lower nodes; a second acquisition unit configured to acquire latest prediction information on a communication starting station that is a lower node starting the radio communications among the plurality... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.

20100311455 - Distributed arbitration: A communication unit for communicating data in dependence on a priority associated with a data communication to be made by that communication unit and on a priority associated with a data communication to be made by another communication unit, the communication unit being arranged to assign a priority to a... Agent: Novak Druce Deluca + Quigg LLP (csr)

20100311456 - Base station apparatus and directivity control method in mobile communication system: A disclosed base station apparatus for a mobile communication system includes a collection unit collecting measured data from one or more user equipment terminals with respect to each direction of arrival, the measured data including at least quality information of a downlink signal, a conversion unit converting the measured data... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100311457 - method for compensating a radiation beam by beam steering: The present invention relates to methods for adjusting a radiation beam pattern of an antenna arrangement providing coverage in an area. The antenna arrangement comprises an antenna having at least one array of antenna elements connected to a distribution network configured to generate the radiation beam pattern. The method comprises:... Agent: Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.

20100311458 - Radio communication device and constellation control method: Provided is a radio communication device which can make ACK reception quality and NACK reception quality to be equal to each other. The device includes: a scrambling unit (214) which multiplies a response signal after modulated, by a scrambling code “1” or “e−j(p/2)” so as to rotate a constellation for... Agent: Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC

20100311459 - Mobile radio systems having groups with dynamic labels: Radio units of a radio communication system are grouped by selecting one or more radio units in the system to form a group, selecting an identification code for the group, determining an alphanumeric label for the group, sending a new group message to each of the selected radios containing the... Agent: Snr Denton US LLP

20100311460 - Method and arrangement for power control: In radio communication between a central unit in an airborne vehicle and a radio communication terminal, the central unit controls a setting of transmission power depending on the altitude of the airborne vehicle during climbing and descending flight using hysteresis.... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP

20100311461 - Power control method of discontinuous transmission: According to the proposed method, the frequency of power control commands transmitted on a power control channel is changed according to the traffic. When the traffic becomes slower in at least one direction due to a DTX state, a slower transfer rate, asymmetric data transfer or for any other reason,... Agent: Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P.

20100311463 - Environmental noise reduction and cancellation for a communication device including for a wireless and cellular telephone: Various embodiments of the present invention enable a system and method for reducing or entirely canceling background or environmental noise from a voice transmission from a communications device. A communications device, such as a mobile telephone, is configured with an environmental noise compensation, correction, or counterbalanced (correction) signal generator that... Agent: Steven A. Nielsen Allman & Nielsen, P.C.

20100311462 - Portable radio communication device and control method thereof: A portable radio communication device includes a sound input unit that acquires a sound and converts the sound into an electrical signal, a situation detecting unit that detects the situation of the portable radio communication device, and a control unit that controls the sound input unit in accordance with the... Agent: Westerman, Hattori, Daniels & Adrian, LLP

20100311464 - Wireless communication unit, baseband module, radio frequency module, wireless terminal and computer program product: A wireless communication unit has two or more communication modes including one or more mobile phone mode, in which mobile phone mode the wireless communication unit is able to transmit or receive wireless signals via an antenna from and/or to a mobile phone network in accordance with a communication protocol.... Agent: Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. Law Department

20100311465 - Method for switching call mode of a mobile device and related mobile device capable of switching call mode automatically: A method for switching a call mode of a mobile device includes the steps of starting an accelerometer sensor to detect an acceleration of the mobile device, starting a proximity sensor to detect a distance between the mobile device and an object, generating a first judgment result according to the... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100311466 - Contactless disablement: A method for controlling a contactless interface on a dual interface portable device are provided. The method allows for contactless enablement and disablement on both a temporary and semi-permanent basis, dependent on commands sent to the device by the issuer of the portable device. The commands are received through a... Agent: Townsend And Townsend Crew LLP

20100311467 - System for providing remote subscriber identity card to mobile station and methods thereof: A system for providing a remote subscriber identity card to a mobile station is provided. The system includes a subscriber identity card, a Bluetooth module and a controller. The Bluetooth module establishes a Bluetooth connection to the mobile station. The controller accesses the subscriber identity card to obtain identity information... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP

20100311468 - Virtual sim card for mobile handsets: A system and method store provisioning data supporting a plurality of service providers in a VSIM internal memory unit of a mobile device. A user may selectively enable provisioning data supporting one of the plurality of service providers stored in the VSIM internal memory unit to conduct a wireless communication.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311469 - downlink and uplink array and beamforming arrangement for wireless communication networks: The invention provides an antenna array suitable for use in a base station in a wireless communications network, the antenna array having a first beamforming arrangement for producing uplink beams and a second beamforming arrangement for producing downlink beams, wherein the first and second beamforming arrangements are different from one... Agent: Barnes & Thornburg LLP

20100311470 - Method for executing menu in mobile terminal and mobile terminal using the same: The present disclosure is related to a method for executing a menu in a mobile terminal, the method comprising; inputting a drawing pattern on a touch screen of the mobile terminal; displaying a menu corresponding to the drawing pattern and a sub menu thereof on the touch screen by comparing... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100311471 - Method of detecting a double talk situation for a \"hands-free\" telephone device: The device comprises a microphone for picking up a speech signal from a near speaker, and a loudspeaker for reproducing a speech signal from a remote speaker. The processing for canceling the interfering acoustic echo implements an adaptive linear filtering algorithm. Double talk situations are detected by: evaluating an index... Agent: Haverstock & Owens LLP

20100311472 - Method and system for an integrated voltage controlled oscillator-based transmitter and on-chip power distribution network: Methods and systems for an integrated voltage controlled oscillator (VCO)-based transmitter and on-chip power distribution network are disclosed and may include supplying bias voltages and/or ground to a chip utilizing conductive lines. One or more VCOs and low-noise amplifiers (LNAs) may each be coupled to a leaky wave antenna (LWA)... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100311473 - Service search based on battery charger: Aspects describe modifying a service search pattern based on whether a device battery is being charged or is not being charged (e.g., is connected to a battery charger or not connected to a battery charger). A power conservative search pattern can be utilized if the battery is not being charges.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100311474 - Wireless electronic device with open-loop and closed-loop output power control: Wireless circuitry in an electronic device may contain radio-frequency transceiver circuitry and power amplifier circuitry that transmits radio-frequency signals through an antenna. A tap and power detector that are interposed in the radio-frequency signal path between the power amplifier circuitry and the antenna may be used to make output power... Agent: Treyz Law Group

20100311476 - Marine communication device with wireless cellular telephone connectivity: A wireless communication device for use in a noisy or harsh environment in connection with a cellular telephone is disclosed. The wireless communication device provides enhanced audio broadcasting capabilities for an operator of the device by providing a larger, more powerful speaker than that typically found in a cellular telephone.... Agent: Hitchcock Evert LLP

20100311475 - Portable wireless communication device: A portable wireless communication device includes a case having a waterproof structure and floating on water, an operation portion arranged in a front face of the case; and a wireless communication processing portion arranged inside the case, wherein a position of the center of gravity in the case is shifted... Agent: Formmer Lawrence & Haug LLP

20100311477 - Biasing component for raising and lowering a keyboard for a handheld communication device: A clamshell or slide type of handheld wireless communication device can include a biasing component to raise or lower a keyboard relative to a first housing of the device. The biasing component can raise the keyboard when the communication device is opened and can lower the keyboard when the communication... Agent: Rim

20100311479 - Electronic device with slidable keyboard: An electronic device includes a bottom cover, and a display unit, a main keyboard, and at least one secondary keyboards mounted on the bottom cover respectively. The bottom cover defines a first guiding slot. The display unit defines at least one second guiding slot. The second guiding slot crosses the... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100311478 - Indicator shelf for portable electronic device: There is disclosed a portable electronic device comprising a front surface, a side surface, and an indicator. The front surface is substantially parallel to a horizontal axis, and the side surface is connected to the front surface. The side surface includes an angled surface and forward side portion between the... Agent: Motorola Inc

20100311480 - Intelligent signal booster: The invention is a device for multi-band, multi-channel, wireless communications that automatically provides signal amplification when and where necessary, and that automatically avoids harmful interference to base stations and other parts of the communications infrastructure. The device is especially suitable for, but not limited to, cellular and PCS bands and... Agent: Michael P. Millard

  
12/02/2010 > patent applications in patent subcategories. patent applications/inventions, industry category

20100304661 - Sweeping mode of jamming system: A system includes a generator and at least one device. The generator includes a waveform oscillator and a blanking pulse generator. Each device includes a transmit antenna, a receive antenna, an antenna unit, a mixer and a detector. The antenna unit includes a receiver coupled to the receive antenna, an... Agent: Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

20100304662 - Multi-path data dissemination method for magnetic diffusion wireless network and system thereof: A multi-path data dissemination method for a magnetic diffusion wireless network and a system thereof overcome environmental interferences in wireless data transmissions. Each node of the network is provided for figuring out its good neighbors by broadcasting a good-neighbor exploratory message in a bootstrap process. Each node keeps a good-neighbor... Agent: Wpat, PC Intellectual Property Attorneys

20100304663 - Time-varying indirect service authorization method and apparatus: Apparatus and methods for providing both commercial-free content and commercially sponsored content in a flexible manner to various subscriber classes of digital audio radio are presented. In exemplary embodiments of the present invention, lower tier subscribers can, for example, sample commercial free content as experienced by higher tier subscribers by... Agent: Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP Intellectual Property Department

20100304664 - Delivering content associated with a unique identifier: A preference related to the broadcast of a work, for example a song or advertisement, is obtained from a subscriber. The work is associated with one of a plurality of unique identifiers, and the particular identifier with which the work is associated can be identified in some instances by using... Agent: Edward J. Marshall, Attorney At Law (for Clear Channel Communications, Inc)

20100304665 - Relay transmission system, base station, relay station, and method: A base station used in a relay transmission system is disclosed. The base station includes a metric provision unit providing a metric indicating radio propagation conditions of a user equipment terminal; a relay information generation unit generating a relay information for the user equipment terminal based on the metric, the... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100304666 - System for distributed beamforming for a communication system employing relay nodes: In accordance with aspects of the present invention, a method, apparatus and system for learning antenna weighting factors in a communication system including relay nodes. In one embodiment, an apparatus (e.g., a relay node (325)) for use with a communication system includes a first antenna (330) configured to receive a... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100304667 - Broadcast message transmission method of relay station in multi-hop relay network: A broadcast message transmission method of a relay station in a multi-hop relay network, which can be applied to a non-transparent centralized scheduling multi-hop relay network, includes that a base station transmits a message to be broadcasted to the relay station, the relay station returns an acknowledgement header to the... Agent: Foley & Lardner LLP

20100304668 - Communication method in mobile communication system: The present invention relates to a communication method in a mobile communication system. An exemplary embodiment of the present invention provides a mobile satellite communication system having a complementary terrestrial component among various mobile communication systems. The mobile satellite communication system can simultaneously provide a communication service and a broadcasting... Agent: Lahive & Cockfield, LLP Floor 30, Suite 3000

20100304669 - Satellite and wimax communication system and method: A method for maintaining satellite diversity for a WiMAX system comprising: A. Dividing a set of UTs or users into subsets wherein each set is devised such that the maximal time delay between its members does not exceed the GI length; B. One or more BS's or satellites acquires information... Agent: Smith Frohwein Tempel Greenlee Blaha, LLC

20100304671 - Electronic apparatus for electric field communication: A casing contains a circuit substrate. A signal electrode for transmitting and/or receiving an electronic field signal is arranged on a first surface side of the casing. The signal electrode is electrically connected to a conductor, which is an apparatus component, of the circuit substrate. A battery and a reference... Agent: Beyer Law Group LLP

20100304670 - Portable personal sim card: Devices and methods store provisioning data for use in one or mobile devices within a SIM card enclosed within a personal article, such as a wrist watch or item of jewelry. A close range communication link, such as a near field communication (NFC) protocol link, is used to transmit the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304675 - Information processing apparatus and information processing method having communication function: The present invention is an information processing apparatus which obtains identification information of an electronic device and makes communication with the electronic device via a network based on the identification information. When a portable telephone (11) is placed on an input display section (2) of a personal computer (1), a... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100304674 - System and method for connecting bluetooth devices: A system and method for connecting Bluetooth devices are provided. The system includes a first device comprising a Bluetooth module, a relay terminal for transmitting information regarding the first device selected by a touch signal together with a Bluetooth connection request, and a second device for receiving the Bluetooth connection... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP

20100304672 - Wireless active monitor system for containers and carts: Wireless active monitor system for containers/carts that hold item(s). Includes a container mount, and sensor for example to weigh the item(s), and a wireless transmitter/transceiver to transmit sensor data from the sensor to a database for remote access. The sensor may be protected via shock pads to prevent damage to... Agent: Arc Patents

20100304673 - Wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication method: According to one embodiment, a wireless communication apparatus comprises a communication module configured to execute wireless communication with a communication counterpart device, an execution module configured to execute one or more applications, and a communication controller configured to identify the communication counterpart device by wireless communication by the communication module,... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100304676 - Bluetooth headset: Disclosed is a Bluetooth headset including: a headset body, which is a casing having an earphone part; a function button embedded in a rear or lateral side of the headset body, which is used to operate a function of the Bluetooth headset, wherein in a storage space of the headset... Agent: Lowe Hauptman Ham & Berner, LLP

20100304677 - Systems and methods providing wideband tuners controlling spurious signal placement in the capture bandwidth: Systems and methods which place a spurious signal within a capture bandwidth of a tuner. Placement of the spur is preferably controlled to dispose the spur within a spur placement window, such as may be defined between traffic channels of an input signal. A tuner system operating in accordance with... Agent: Fulbright & Jaworski L.l.p

20100304678 - Spectrum assignment for networks over white spaces and other portions of the spectrum: Functionality is described by selecting a channel in an environment in which non-privileged entities have subordinate access rights to spectrum compared to privileged entities. The functionality operates by identifying spectrum that is available to all nodes involved in communication (where the nodes are associated with non-privileged entities). The functionality then... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20100304682 - Clustering method and communication device for coordinated multipoint transmission: A communication system performing a coordinated multipoint transmission is provided. A mobile station may measure expected channel quality information when an interference of a serving base station does not exist. The serving base station may determine whether a neighbor base station and the serving base station are eligible to perform... Agent: North Star Intellectual Property Law, PC

20100304680 - Method and apparatus for utilizing a transmission polarization to reduce interference with a primary incumbent signal: A mobile station (104) operates in a region where an incumbent operator (110) is transmitting. The secondary station transmits at a frequency similar to that of the incumbent operator's signal. The incumbent operator transmits using a particular polarization (113). To reduce interference, the secondary station selects one of a plurality... Agent: Motorola, Inc

20100304679 - Method and system for echo estimation and cancellation: Methods and systems for echo estimation and cancellation are disclosed and may include estimating combined echo return loss and echo return loss enhancement (ERL+ERLE). A subband gain vector may be calculated utilizing non-linear processing, subband analysis, and the estimated ERL+ERLE to mitigate residual echo. ERL+ERLE may be estimated by averaging... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd

20100304681 - Narrowband interference rejection for ultra-wideband systems: A technique for reducing interference between a direct-sequence ultra-wideband communications system and a narrowband communications system uses interference-rejecting spreading codes to reduce signal power in a frequency band associated with the narrowband communications system. A method of operating an ultra-wideband communications system includes applying an interference-rejecting spreading code to a... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Zo Attn: Patent Docketing

20100304685 - Control of multiple radios using a database of interference-related information: Techniques for performing radio coexistence management are described. In an aspect, operation of multiple radios may be controlled using a database of interference-related information, which may be indicative of interference between different radios operating concurrently. In one design, an entity may obtain planned operating states of multiple radios in an... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304684 - Method and system for chopped antenna impedance measurements with an rfid radio: Described herein are methods, devices and systems for characterizing an attached antenna to an electronic device, such as a radio frequency identification (“RFID”) reader. One exemplary embodiment is related to a method comprising outputting a low amplitude modulation (“AM”) index radio frequency (“RF”) waveform, the waveform simulating tag data timing... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20100304686 - Wireless transceiver test bed system and method: A system and method for testing wireless transceivers in a virtual wireless environment including emulating an RF environment, creating virtual spectrum users having selectable transmission parameters and physical characteristics and evaluating the operation of the wireless transceiver in the virtual wireless environment.... Agent: Duane Morris LLP - Dc

20100304687 - Methods and apparatus for simultaneous estimation of frequency offset and channel response for mu-mimo ofdma: Methods and apparatus are provided for simultaneous estimation of frequency offset and channel response for a communication system, such as a MU-MIMO communication system. An iterative method is provided for estimating frequency offset and channel response for a plurality of frequency resources. The channel response is estimated for a set... Agent: Ryan, Mason & Lewis, LLP

20100304683 - Wireless user interface system performance monitoring: What is disclosed is a user interface system for controlling a process, where the process is implemented in a machine system. The user interface system includes a user interface configured to receive user input to control the process of the machine system. The user interface system also includes a first... Agent: Rockwell Automation, Inc/sr

20100304688 - Minimizing mutual couping: Disclosed herein are techniques, systems, and methods relating to minimizing mutual coupling between a first antenna and a second antenna.... Agent: Spryip, LLC Ifx

20100304689 - System and method for reducing blind decoding for carrier aggregation: A method for processing a control channel at a user agent (UA) to identify at least one of an uplink and a downlink resource grant within a wireless communication system wherein resource grants are specified by control channel element (CCE) subsets wherein each CCE subset is a control channel candidate,... Agent: Research In Motion Corp./q&b Attn: Glenda Wolfe

20100304691 - Method and arrangements for signaling control information in a communication system: The invention relates to devices and methods for signalling control information associated with transmission of data over a wireless channel. A second communication device receives (S2) data from a first communication device, wherein the data comprises an indication of recommended precoders and a recommendation of a first transmission rank to... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100304690 - Method of passively detecting an approach to a vehicle: A method for activating vehicle features when approaching a vehicle includes receiving (302) a message by a vehicle system (102) from a key fob (202), determining (312) if the key fob (202) is approaching the vehicle, activating (314) selected vehicle features if approaching the vehicle, and instructing (328) the key... Agent: Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz, P.C. (gm)

20100304692 - Mobile communication device and reception suppressing method: It is an objective of the present invention to provide a mobile communication device and a reception suppressing method which can preferably perform communication even if a plurality of antennas is provided and a frequency bandwidth of a transmission signal or a reception signal of each antenna is in a... Agent: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

20100304693 - High frequency switch module: A high frequency switch module includes a laminated circuit component that includes an antenna electrode connected to a single antenna, a plurality of communication electrodes connected to a plurality of high frequency communication circuits to transmit, receive, or transmit and receive plural kinds of communication signals, and a land arranged... Agent: Murata Manufacturing Company, Ltd. C/o Keating & Bennett, LLP

20100304694 - Wireless communication apparatus: A wireless communication apparatus configured to amplify a transmission signal at an amplifier and transmit the amplified transmission signal, the wireless communication apparatus includes a memory configured to store a distortion compensation coefficient for compensating a distortion characteristic of the amplifier, and an electrical-power measuring unit configured to measure electrical... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

20100304695 - Transmitter phase shift determination and compensation: A wireless communication transmitter is configured to determine transmitter phase shift, and correspondingly includes a derivation circuit, one or more slope polarity tracking circuits, and a phase shift computation circuit. The derivation circuit derives a reference signal from a signal input to the transmitter and a feedback signal from the... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100304696 - Transmitting and receiving system, transmitting apparatus and receiving apparatus: A transmission and reception system includes a transmission apparatus and reception apparatuses. The transmission apparatus transmits a storage identifier for identifying a storage medium and data. The reception apparatuses each include a receiving section for receiving the storage identifier for identifying the storage medium and the data, and a storage... Agent: Greenblum & Bernstein, P.L.C

20100304697 - Apparatus and method for receiving broadcast information using zip code: Disclosed is an apparatus and method for receiving broadcast information using a zip code for automatically setting broadcast frequency based on the zip code. The apparatus for receiving broadcast information using a zip code comprises: an input unit that inputs reservation codes and zip codes to store broadcast information; a... Agent: Hamre, Schumann, Mueller & Larson, P.C.

20100304698 - Radio wave receiver: A radio wave receiver including an antenna for receiving a radio wave; a tuning unit that can discretely changing a frequency characteristic of the antenna; an oscillation generator that can oscillate the antenna and a circuit portion of the tuning unit; a reception processing section for extracting a signal of... Agent: Holtz, Holtz, Goodman & Chick PC

20100304699 - Method and apparatus for position signal assisted window placement: Methods and circuits for positioning a signal sampling window within a wireless receiver device for use in a multi-transmitter wireless broadcast network include generating a long channel model based upon a signal identifying transmitters that can be processed without aliases, and positioning the signal sampling window based upon the long... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP

20100304700 - Signal processing device and method and reception system: Disclosed herein is a signal processing device including an adjustment section configured to adjust the power of each of subinterval signals by multiplying the subinterval signals by a gain adapted to bring the power to a given level, the subinterval signals being input signals each having a frequency component of... Agent: Frommer Lawrence & Haug LLP

20100304701 - Apparatus and method for removing transmission leakage signal: An apparatus and method for removing a transmission leakage signal are provided. The apparatus includes: a directional coupler connecting an antenna to a transmission path and a reception path; and a reflection coefficient adjustment unit outputting a reflection signal to the reception path, the reflection signal having the same amplitude... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC

20100304702 - Radio receiver: Operating a radio receiver can include identifying a set of stations that broadcast a radio program using different frequencies or different transmission protocols at substantially the same time. Broadcast signal strength, or some other signal quality metric, of broadcast signals from the stations can be evaluated, and the radio receiver... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C.

20100304703 - Multiple frequency band hybrid receiver: A multiple frequency band hybrid receiver includes a plurality of input terminals to which different frequency band signals are respectively inputted; a plurality of mixers connected to the plurality of input terminals sequentially, receiving the different frequency band signals respectively, and down-converting frequencies of the received frequency band signals to... Agent: Lowe Hauptman Ham & Berner, LLP

20100304706 - Methods for identifying wireless devices connected to potentially threatening devices: Techniques for determining whether a cellular device is suspect, i.e., perhaps serving as an activator for a device such as a bomb. One way of doing this with cellular telephones that are in the idle state is to use a baiting beacon to bait and automatically call all the cellular... Agent: Gordon E Nelson Patent Attorney, PC

20100304705 - Systems and methods for providing emergency callback procedures: Enhanced services, such as call restriction, call forwarding, anonymous call rejection, and proprietary services, may interfere with an emergency callback potentially preventing the callback from reaching the intended destination. Systems and methods for processing emergency calls to eliminate emergency callback failure in response to an emergency call being released are... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Pk Attn: Patent Docketing

20100304704 - Wireless phone with lanyard antenna: A wireless phone has an antenna disposed within a lanyard shape. The phone also has two sets of keys, each set separately accessible via a separate bezel. The phone increases SAR during emergency calls. The phone only allows authorized users to call the phone.... Agent: Hamid Najafi

20100304707 - method and arrangement for providing location information on a communication terminal: In a method and arrangement for providing a reliable location for a communication terminal, a first location is obtained for the terminal by means of a first access mechanism. A second location is also obtained for the terminal by means of a second access mechanism, and the obtained first and... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100304709 - Device, method, and system for obtaining emergency help: Devices, methods, and systems for obtaining emergency help are provided that allow a user to obtain emergency help regardless of the user's location. The device includes a microphone, a speaker, a cellular communication antenna, a cellular communication module, a SOS pushbutton switch, and a microcontroller that are integrated into a... Agent: Stites & Harbison, PLLC

20100304708 - Methods and apparatus for accurately determining signal time of arrival: A technique for determining the time of arrival of a signal involves correlating a received signal with a correlation function to produce a stream of correlation samples including a peak sample, pre-peak samples, and post-peak samples. A curve matching table includes sets of values, where each set of values represents... Agent: Edell, Shapiro & Finnan, LLC

20100304710 - Fault-resilient method of generating complete correlated ims charging data records: An IMS charging collection function node for processing incoming accounting requests (ACRs) is provided. The node includes an ACR database that stores ACR messages, an Incomplete database that stores any ACR [Interim] or [Stop] received by the charging collection function node when a corresponding ACR [Start] is not stored in... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100304711 - Transmitting data over a mobile telecommunication network: A network is configured to charge fees at a first rate for transmitting data of a first type and fees at a second, less expensive, rate for transmitting data of a second type. In a first embodiment, at least a portion of the original data transmitted is converted from the... Agent: Hitt Gaines, PC Lsi Corporation

20100304712 - Femto cell service delivery platform usage compliance: Embodiments of the disclosed invention include an apparatus, method, and computer program product for managing cellular usage in controlled areas. For example, in one embodiment, a cellular monitoring system communicates with one or more femto cells located within a controlled area for detecting the presence of unauthorized cellular devices or... Agent: Snr Denton US LLP

20100304714 - Digital content trading system and method applied to mobile apparatus: A digital content trading system and the method applied to a mobile apparatus are disclosed. The mobile apparatus particularly provides communication and multimedia playback functions. The claimed system and method embody a trading mechanism among the mobile apparatus, a telecommunication company, and a digital content provider. A Short Message Service... Agent: Pai Patent & Trademark Law Firm

20100304715 - Method for the reliable and targeted suppression of alarms in a monitoring and control center: The present invention relates to a method and a system for carrying out the method for detecting authorized or unauthorized opening of an access device of a telecommunications network in the control centre, which monitors the access device, on the basis of alarm messages transmitted as a result of the... Agent: Kf Ross PC

20100304716 - Registering a mobile device in a mobile communication network: Exemplary embodiments of the present invention relate to a method for registering a first mobile device in a mobile communication network. The exemplary method comprises: (i) authenticating a second mobile device in the mobile communication network upon accessing the mobile communication network, (ii) determining a subscription associated with the second... Agent: InternationalIPLaw Group

20100304713 - Technique for restricting access to a wireless communication service: In providing a wireless communication service of a selected type, a user of a mobile communication device may attempt to access the selected type of service despite his/her subscription to a different type of service. In processing the device's request for accessing the selected type of service, an authentication vector... Agent: Docket Administrator - Room 3d-201e Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.

20100304717 - Direct sms message delivery over broadband data networks through an sms-c: SMS-C's and associated methods are disclosed that attempt to deliver SMS messages over a broadband data network as opposed to a voice network. An SMS-C described herein stores session information for a mobile device that has established a data session over the broadband data network. When the SMS-C receives a... Agent: Duft Bornsen & Fishman, LLP

20100304718 - Method for monitoring and identifying radio coverage gaps of a public land mobile network: Method for monitoring and identifying radio coverage gaps of a public land mobile network (PLMN) comprising usage of stand alone signaling transfer points (SASTP) producing list of cells, the method comprising the capturing of an update location (UL) message in the case of logging in a mobile communication device into... Agent: Law Offices Of Robert F. Zielinski, LLC

20100304719 - Setting phone profiles using calendar availability status: In one embodiment, availability times of a particular user may be obtained from an online calendar of that particular user, and based on a current time as applied to the availability times, a current availability status may be correspondingly determined. As such, a phone profile of the particular user may... Agent: Cesari And Mckenna, LLP

20100304725 - Contact management: A contact management system including: a computer in communication with a central database and a mobile device configured to communicate with the central database, wherein the mobile device includes a contact management module that interfaces with a wireless network to allow a user of the mobile device to access contact... Agent: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

20100304723 - Electronic device and method for managing call records: An electronic device and a method for managing call records includes presetting a virtual icon corresponding to each call types; obtaining current position information of the electronic device from the GPS when a call is established and generating a call record when the call is finished. The electronic device and... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100304724 - Enhanced group calling features for connected portfolio services in a wireless communications network: Enhanced Group Calling Features for Connected Portfolio Services in wireless communications networks, such as a mobile or cellular phone communications networks. The Connected Portfolio Services include Mobile Conferencing (Scheduled/Instant/Reservationless Conference), Family Connect, Buddy Connect, and Quick Reach, while the Enhanced Group Calling Features include Voicemail Diversion (the recognition of a... Agent: Gates & Cooper LLP Howard Hughes Center

20100304722 - Image-projectable mobile information device and notification method thereof: According to an aspect of the present invention, there is provided an image-projectable mobile information device including: a wireless communication unit that wirelessly communicates through a wireless channel; a projection unit that performs an image projection on a projection face; a communication reception notification method selection unit that selects a... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100304720 - Method and apparatus for guiding media capture: An approach is provided for the presentation of guidance information for capturing media content by a mobile device. Location information of the mobile device is acquired. A presentation is initiated of guidance information for capturing media content by the mobile device as part of a sequence of media contents. The... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100304721 - Signalling of extended mobile station capabilities to a mobile communication network: The present invention relates to an information element and a method for informing a network about the capabilities of at least of network node. The element is adapted for containing at least one predefined field comprising a parameter which defines a general characteristic of the network node. The element is... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC

20100304728 - Method for accessing hyperlinks and hyperlinked content via mobile phone: A method for accessing content from a computer network, the method comprising the steps of: (a) capturing an image of a substrate with a mobile phone having an optical image sensor; (b) forming on the mobile phone, a request based on the captured image; (c) transmitting, from the mobile phone... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd

20100304726 - Method, device and system for implementing multimedia ring back tone: A method, device and system for implementing Multimedia Ring Back Tone (MRBT) are provided, where the method includes: when a multimedia terminal sends a multimedia call request to a non-multimedia terminal, receiving the multimedia call request forwarded by a Mobile Switching Center (MSC) according to subscription information for an MRBT... Agent: Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd (for Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd)

20100304727 - Spam control for sharing content on mobile devices: Sharing content among users of mobile devices is facilitated and controlled by a system and method that employs a content sharing application to receive and process requests to share content among users of devices such as mobile devices and personal computers. Recipients receive share content messages from the content sharing... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Ww

20100304729 - In-call contact information display: Call control information regarding a phone call that a user of a mobile communications device is currently engaged in with an individual is displayed on a screen. A request to display in-call contact information is received, and in response to the request the in-call contact information regarding the individual is... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20100304730 - Space & time based device customization: Customizing a device based on space and time (e.g., a geographic position of the device at a particular time) is disclosed. In one aspect, geographic position data of a device is obtained. Temporal data that is related to the geographic position data is obtained. An operational mode is selected based... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C.

20100304731 - Apparatus and method for video display and control for portable device: An apparatus and method for display and control of video data on a mobile device provides simultaneous multiple video data display of groups of video sources and selection of video data for single, larger viewing. Control of the camera source of the video data is provided for the mobile device... Agent: Schiff Hardin, LLP Patent Department

20100304732 - System for remote configuration, operation and control of an interface device: A system for remote monitoring and control of remotely located equipment that minimizes wireless airtime includes an interface device coupled with the remote equipment. The interface device selectively communicates over a wireless network with a central server and/or a user device. Wireless communication with the interface device is field configurable... Agent: Indianapolis Office 27879 Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione

20100304733 - Method of detecting and handling and endless rlc restransmission: Disclosed is a radio (wireless) communication system providing a radio communication service and a terminal, and more particularly, to a method of effectively detecting and handling endless RLC retransmission so as to prevent endless RLC re-transmission occurring between the terminal and a network in an Evolved Universal Mobile Telecommunications System... Agent: Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

20100304735 - Automated tagging of targeted media resources: The present disclosure provides systems and methods for tagging or identifying bad, faulty or objectionable media resource files in real time, as the media is playing, by users who are exposed to the media. The tagging is simple to use and easy to remember, allowing for increased use of the... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Moazzam Attn: Patent Docketing

20100304734 - Method and a device for improved retransmissions: The invention discloses a method (200) for use in a cellular system (100) with an RBS (120) which controls traffic to and from a cell (110), with one User Equipment, UE (130, 140), in the cell. The RBS and the TIE receive and transmit information between each other, one of... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC

20100304736 - Method and apparatus to enable high availability umts radio access networks by dynamically moving node b links among rncs: An apparatus in one example, wherein the apparatus comprises a link monitor, wherein the link monitor reconfigures link paths of a telecommunications network if links comprising a link route list are marked out of service.... Agent: Carmen Patti Law Group, LLC

20100304738 - Signal quality determination methods and apparatus suitable for use in wlan-to-wwan transitioning: A mobile terminal is adapted to operate in a WLAN and a WWAN. The mobile terminal performs communication operations using its WLAN transceiver portion for maintaining a voice or data call via a wireless AP of the WLAN. During this time, the mobile terminal identifies a RSSI value and a... Agent: John J. Oskorep, Esq. LLC

20100304737 - Techniques for interworking between heterogeneous radios: Techniques for interworking between heterogeneous radios are described. An apparatus may comprise a first radio module operative to establish a first wireless link over a first wireless network with a first network device, a second radio module operative to establish a second wireless link over a second wireless network with... Agent: Kacvinsky Daisak PLLC

20100304739 - Aircraft wireless communication system: Embodiments of the disclosed invention include an apparatus, method, and computer program product for providing wireless service to devices located onboard an aircraft. For example, in one embodiment, a wireless base station is utilized onboard an aircraft for providing non-roaming cellular services to cellular devices onboard the aircraft. In addition,... Agent: Snr Denton US LLP

20100304740 - Method and apparatus for handling roaming lists in a wireless communication system: Method and apparatus for updating roaming lists. An error handling message is provided when the roaming list protocols within the elements of a system are not compatible. A roaming list format identifier is provided to the remote user identifying the protocol version supported by the network. The roaming list format... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304744 - Method and apparatus for performing searches with multiple receive diversity (rxd) search modes: Techniques for performing searches by a user equipment (UE) equipped with multiple receive antennas are described. In an aspect, the UE may support multiple receive diversity (R×D) search modes. Each R×D search mode may be different from each remaining R×D search mode in how correlation is performed, how correlation results... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304743 - Method for managing neighbor femto bs list in a broadband wireless access system: A method for updating a neighbor list at a femto Base Station (BS) is disclosed. The method includes broadcasting a first broadcast message including information about an unavailable time interval during which scheduling is not performed for Mobile Stations (MSs), scanning at least one neighbor BS during the unavailable time... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100304742 - Method, system, mobile terminal and computer program product: Systems, methods, and computer program products are provided for calculating an indicator of a quality of communication within a wireless communication access network and for estimating the available capacity of a base station within the wireless communication access network. In one exemplary embodiment, a method comprises receiving an indication, generated... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

20100304741 - Non-macro cell search integrated with macro-cellular rf carrier monitoring: Embodiments include access terminals, computer readable media, and wireless communication systems. These sample a wireless spectrum portion that includes macro cell carrier and at least one other target carrier where non-macro cells are deployed, using a receive chain, a signal processor, and a controller. The wireless spectrum portion is processed... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304746 - Customized location area paging: Methods for determining a customized location area (CLA) for a subscriber in a cellular network are provided herein. One such method includes the steps of monitoring the cell to which a mobile station registers; storing data corresponding to the cell within a database; determining at least one CLA based upon... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Pk Attn: Patent Docketing

20100304745 - Reducing frequent handoffs of a wireless communication device: A method for reducing frequent idle handoffs of a wireless communication device is described. A registration request is received by a base station or a femto access point from the wireless communication device. The number of registration requests received from the wireless communication device are counted while the registration timer... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304748 - Apparatus and method for handover in a communication system: An apparatus, method and system for providing management and execution of handover or redirection of user equipment in a communication system. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a processor and memory including computer program code. The memory and the computer program code are configured to, with the processor, cause the... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.

20100304747 - Method for load balancing of devices in idle mode: The invention discloses a method for a cellular communications system, in which there is a first plurality of cells and a second plurality of base stations, each base station controlling the traffic to and from user terminals in a cell. User terminals can assume an idle mode, where a user... Agent: Ericsson Inc.

20100304749 - System and method for communicating radio access technology information to mobile stations: A mobile station incapable of communicating via a first radio access technology (RAT) and capable of communicating via a second radio access technology (RAT). The mobile station comprising a component configured to receive a list of neighbour cells of the second RAT. The list containing at least one identifying characteristic... Agent: Research In Motion Corp./cr Attn: J. Robert Brown

20100304750 - Routing in selfish networks: There is disclosed a method of operating a communications network having a plurality of selfish users. Each selfish user may send messages to a destination node with the messages being forwarded through intermediate nodes of a mesh network. Each selfish user may accumulate a debt equal to the power saved... Agent: SocalIPLaw Group LLP

20100304752 - Communication system, communication method, and controller: A communication system includes a first controller which includes a first retransmission request unit to request a mobile station, as a source of a first service connection request, to retransmit the first service connection request addressed to a second controller, which is able to set a communication line with a... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC

20100304751 - System and method for uplink coordinated multipoint reception operation: A wireless network includes a serving base station and a plurality of non-serving base stations which are capable of performing a coordinated multipoint communication with at least one subscriber station. A non-serving base station includes at least one antenna configured to overhear a data burst from the subscriber station to... Agent: Docket Clerk

20100304753 - Uplink transmit power control method, communication terminal unit, base station unit, and mobile communication system: In a mobile communication system in which a modulation and coding scheme is selected in accordance with reception quality information in which a terminal periodically reports to a base station, a method for causing a terminal located near the boundary of a cell to reduce its uplink transmit power by... Agent: Hanify & King Professional Corporation

20100304758 - Hands-free device in a vehicle: is extended in that a satellite position-finding module is provided in the intermediate appliance (5; 45, 65) and in that the intermediate appliance has a processing stage for association of position data with time details and has a memory device for at least short-term storage of satellite position data with... Agent: Whitham, Curtis & Christofferson & Cook, P.C.

20100304755 - Location determination with geographic and bias tuning: A method for determining location of an observer device is disclosed. The method includes receiving basestation distance data for the observer device and applying a location algorithm to the basestation distance data to determine a computed location of the observer device. The method further includes determining whether the basestation distance... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20100304756 - Method and apparatus for discovering significant places: An approach is provided for determining significant places from cell identifiers. A circular sequence of cell identifiers associated with a mobile device is determined. Each of the cell identifiers has timing information according to when the mobile device has coverage by a corresponding one of a plurality of cells. The... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100304754 - Method and apparatus for movement detection by evaluating elementary movement patterns: The subject matter disclosed herein relates to a system and method for detecting a movement pattern of a mobile device based at least in part on one or more signals representative of one or more sensor measurements, and for determining whether the movement pattern corresponds to a predefined level of... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304757 - Mobile device and method for identifying location thereof: The mobile device includes: an operation input unit (101) which receives an input of operation information entered by the user; a sensor unit (102) which detect speed information regarding the mobile device (100); a reference point rule holding unit (103) which holds reference point rules each of which indicates a... Agent: Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack L.L.P.

20100304760 - Controlling geographic location information of devices operating in wireless communication systems: Methods and apparatus are presented herein for controlling the degree of precision with which geographic information is reported to a requesting entity. A precise geographic location is used to determine an adjusted geographic location, which is then transmitted to the requesting entity rather than the precise geographic location.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304759 - Method and apparatus for engaging in a service or activity using an ad-hoc mesh network: An approach is provided for discovering a location-based service over an ad-hoc mesh network. A location-based service is discovered sending an anonymous flooding message including a query over the ad-hoc mesh network. A wireless node replies to the flooding message over the ad-hoc mesh network with a pointer to the... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.

20100304761 - Sensor uses in communication systems: Methods and apparatus are directed to mobile devices utilizing motion and/or position sensors for improving operating performance and/or power efficiency. In one example, a method for reducing power consumption in a mobile device includes receiving movement information, establishing movement data based on the movement information, determining if the mobile device... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304762 - Indoor tracking system: A system and method for indoor tracking that includes a tracking device with a cell modem and a neural network program. The tracking device is placed in known positions within an indoor area to be tracked. The tracking devices requests RF data from reporting cell towers for each known position... Agent: Reed Smith, LLP Attn: Patent Records Department

20100304763 - System for automatically determining cell transmitter parameters to facilitate the location of wireless devices: Several techniques for locating wireless devices involve the Mobile Stations (MS) making measurements of the signals transmitted by geographically distributed base stations within a wireless network. If some key site information is known about these transmitters, such as the transmitter location, transmit signal power, signal propagation, and transmit signal timing,... Agent: Woodcock Washburn LLP

20100304764 - Femto cell service delivery platform real-time voting and feedback: Embodiments of the disclosed invention include an apparatus, method, and computer program product for providing a local cellular feedback network to enable communication with a plurality of cellular devices within an enclosed area without communicating through a wireless carrier network. For instance, certain of the disclosed embodiments may be utilized,... Agent: Snr Denton US LLP

20100304768 - Loop detection/prevention for sms messages: A message service entity of a first mobile operator network receives an SMS message and inspects delivery trail information associated with the received message. The message service entity controls invocation of a message-handling service for the received message based on the inspected delivery trail information. The delivery trail information can... Agent: The Webb Law Firm, P.C.

20100304766 - Method and apparatus for providing enhanced sms/ems/mms: A system and various methods provide enhanced SMS/MMS/EMS messaging services. In an embodiment, a delivery confirmation of a SMS/MMS/EMS message is provided to the originating sender's communication device. In another embodiment, a read receipt of a SMS/MMS/EMS message is provided to the originating sender's communication device. In other embodiments, a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304765 - Sms message delivery over broadband data networks: Broadband messaging gateways, SMS-C's, and associated methods are disclosed that attempt to deliver SMS messages over a broadband data network as opposed to a voice network. When a mobile device sends a Mobile Originated (MO) SMS message, the mobile device sends the MO SMS message to a broadband data network... Agent: Duft Bornsen & Fishman, LLP

20100304767 - Wireless communication system, mobile communication apparatus, and operating method thereof: A mobile communication apparatus includes a transmitting/receiving module, for receiving a setting short message comprising setting information; a setting module, coupled to the transmitting/receiving module, for receiving the setting information from the transmitting/receiving module, and setting an operation mode according to the setting information, wherein the operation mode comprises a... Agent: Edell, Shapiro & Finnan, LLC

20100304769 - Power control in a wireless communication system: An inter-radio-access-technology device comprising: an interface for communicating over a wireless cellular network, and a processor arranged to execute code for performing operations handling communications via the interface according to a plurality of different radio access technologies. The processor is operable to execute code using any selected one of a... Agent: Hitt Gaines P.C.

20100304770 - Coexistence manager for controlling operation of multiple radios: Techniques for performing radio coexistence management to control operation of multiple radios to achieve good performance are described. In one design, an entity (e.g., a coexistence manager or a radio controller) may receive inputs from one or more radios among multiple radios operating concurrently. An input from a radio may... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20100304774 - Data unit reception management method and related system and device: A method of managing reception of data units transmitted from a radiocommunication network to a plurality of user equipments via a plurality of common upper level channels mapped to a same common lower level channel. The method comprises the following steps carried out by any user equipment of said plurality... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey

20100304776 - Long-term-csi-aided mu-mimo scheduling method, base station and user equipment: The present invention proposes a multiuser multi-input multi-output scheduling method, which comprises steps of: a multiuser scheduling step of performing multiuser scheduling by using mean channel matrixes of respective user equipments; and a multiuser precoding step of performing multiuser precoding by using instantaneous channel matrixes of respective user equipments selected... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent

20100304771 - Method for resource assignment signalling in a mobile radio communication system and base station for a mobile radio communication system: e

20100304773 - Method for selective antenna activation and per antenna or antenna group power assignments in cooperative signaling wireless mimo systems: A method and apparatus is disclosed herein for selective antenna activation in cooperative signaling wireless systems. In one embodiment, the method is for use in a cooperative signaling MIMO system in which antennas are located a plurality of different locations across a geographic area, the system comprising a plurality of... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP

20100304772 - Multiple channel support in distributed wireless systems: To facilitate multi-channel communications over distributed-control radio networks, the timing of networks on multiple substantially independent channels are adjusted (350) so as to establish a common time base among the networks. With this common time base, data is transmitted concurrently (230), using the bandwidth provided by the multiple networks. To... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards

20100304775 - Processing method for resource request in ngn: A processing method for the resource request in NGN, which includes the following steps: the service control layer in NGN transmits the corresponding resource request to the resource admission control layer after the service control layer receives the service request transmitted by an user; if the bandwidth applied by the... Agent: Brooks Kushman P.C.

20100304777 - Method of dcr operation in a broadband wireless communication system: The present invention relates to a broadband wireless access system, and more particularly, to a method for a mobile station to save power for prescribed duration without performing a paging procedure and apparatus therefor. According to one embodiment of the present invention, a method of a DCR (deregistration with content... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100304780 - Low power module for a station of a wireless communication system and related method: The invention relates to a low power module, and in particular, to a low power module applied in a station of a wireless communication system. A low power module includes a first MAC module, a second MAC module, a low power switch register, a control register unit, a slow clock... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP

20100304781 - Method and apparatus for calculating an initial transmission power in universal mobile telecommunications system user equipment: A method and apparatus for calculating an initial transmission power in a mobile telecommunications system is disclosed, the system comprising a network of a plurality of cells and at least one user equipment device. The user equipment device receives broadcast system information, and measures a signal power. An initial transmission... Agent: Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott

20100304778 - Method and communication system for calculating a rise-over-thermal (rot) threshold value: A method for calculating a RoT threshold value in a communication system in which user terminals communicate with a base transceiver station, comprising the steps of providing a RoT minimum, maximum and margin, acquiring the maximum nominal transmit power of each user terminal, detecting the transmitted power of each user... Agent: Stites & Harbison PLLC

20100304779 - Power control in a wireless communication system: A method of power control in a wireless communication system, wherein blocks are transmitted from a transmitter to a receiver via a wireless transport channel. The method comprises comparing a target signal quality value with a received signal quality value and providing the results of the comparing step to the... Agent: Hitt Gaines P.C.

20100304785 - Enhanced internal antenna architecture for a mobile computing device: Various embodiments of an internal multi-band antenna architecture for a mobile computing device are described. An internal antenna architecture for a mobile computing device may include multiple antenna elements, including a first internal antenna element configured to operate in a downlink frequency sub-band of at least one frequency band for... Agent: Kacvinsky Daisak PLLC (1070)

20100304786 - Method and apparatus for handling carriers: A method for handling carriers in a user equipment (UE) of a wireless communication system is disclosed. The wireless communication system supports Carrier Aggregation (CA) such that the UE is able to perform transmission and/or reception through multiple carriers. The method includes steps of configuring a plurality of carriers, and... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation

20100304782 - Method and system for coordinating protocol stack entities to share single radio resource: The invention discloses a method for coordinating protocol stack entities to share a single radio resource, executed by a processor of a mobile station, including the step of: after a first protocol stack entity for a first subscriber identity card enters a TALKING mode or enables a dial-up service, forcing... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP

20100304783 - Speech-driven system with headset: A speech-directed system for doing tasks utilizing human speech includes a headset including a microphone for capturing user speech from a user and a speaker for playing audio to a user. A speech recognition component is resident on the headset and operable for converting the user speech to data in... Agent: Wood, Herron & Evans, LLP

20100304784 - System and method for placing a mobile telephone call on a secondary network: A system and method for placing cellular toll calls over a secondary network to allow a subscriber to save money or realize some other advantage. Either a small software package can be downloaded to a mobile user's telephone to act as an interface into the service or the internet can... Agent: Clifford H. Kraft

20100304789 - Method for scanning frequencies, tuner, dvb-h receiver comprising the tuner, and mobile phone comprising the dvb-h receiver: A method for scanning frequencies of a network by a tuner, in order to determine available frequencies, the network including a plurality of coverage zones, a respective signal being emitted over each coverage zone of the network, at a respective frequency, the tuner being located in one of the coverage... Agent: Young & Thompson

20100304788 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal may be provided that includes a camera module, a wireless communication unit to perform a video call with another party, a display to display a video call relevant image, a location information module to obtain location information of the mobile terminal, and a controller to obtain object... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP

20100304787 - Mobile terminal and method for displaying on a mobile terminal: A mobile terminal may display information of a repair guide. This may include capturing an image, determining an object in the captured image and determining whether a repair guide exists in memory of the mobile terminal. A controller may obtain the repair guide from an external server if the repair... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP

20100304790 - Radio base station apparatus: A shared AMP includes: a transmission/reception processor section (TRX-B) for a second mobile communication system configured to perform frequency convers ion processing on an inputted transmission baseband signal for a mobile communication system B, and to output a transmission radio frequency signal for the second mobile communication system; a power... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.

20100304792 - Assembly of portable electronic device and mobile communication device: A mobile communication device includes: an antenna module; a touchscreen for detecting a touching operation thereon; an application processor including an auxiliary display module that accesses information in a portable electronic device and sends the information to the touchscreen for display; a wireless communication unit controlled to retrieve data from... Agent: Foley And Lardner LLP Suite 500

20100304793 - Mobile device having two touch screen display panels: A mobile device having two touch screen display panels includes a first body, a first touch screen disposed on an upper portion of the first body, a second body disposed under the first body, and a second touch screen disposed on an upper portion of the second body. The mobile... Agent: F. Chau & Associates, LLC

20100304791 - Mobile terminal and method of displaying information in mobile terminal: A mobile terminal comprises a first touch screen and a controller. The controller provides the first touch screen with an information region that includes at least one information item and first and second control regions for controlling a display of the information region. The controller also controls a viewing perspective... Agent: Ked & Associates, LLP

20100304794 - Method and apparatus for adaptive power saving in a mobile computing device: A mobile computing device is described that includes one or more wireless transceivers, a data traffic monitor module operative to monitor one or more wireless communications parameters, and a power management module operative to select a power mode for the mobile computing device based on the one or more wireless... Agent: Kacvinsky Daisak PLLC (1070)

20100304797 - Accessory strap securing mechanism: An accessory strap securing mechanism positioned on a portable electronic device to assemble an accessory strap thereon, the accessory strap securing mechanism includes an assembling portion and a securing member. The assembling portion is formed in the portable electronic device. The securing member includes a holding portion. The holding portion... Agent: Altis Law Group, Inc. Attn: Steven Reiss

20100304796 - Magnetic shield: A mobile apparatus includes an internal hands-free loudspeaker and a magnetic shielding plate that protects external objects sensitive to magnetic fields from the high-level magnetic field generated by the loudspeaker.... Agent: Nokia, Inc.

20100304795 - Multiple orientation apparatus: An apparatus is described with a body having a front side and a rear side. A display is disposed on the front side of the body. Further, there is provided a retractable stand moveable between a compacted configuration and an expanded configuration, connected to the body. The retractable stand is... Agent: Harrington & Smith

20100304798 - Radiation protection device for mobile telephones: A radiation protection device for mobile telephones being at least one polycarbonate body affixed to the mobile telephone. The polycarbonate body may be shaped either as a lens, a disk, a polyhedron, an ellipsoid, or a prism. A part of the housing of the mobile telephone may be formed by... Agent: Greer, Burns & Crain

20100304799 - Slide flip mechanism and configuration for a mobile device: A mobile device comprising a first component, a second component and a slider flip mechanism configured to operatively couple the first and second components. The first component may be configured with keys and the second component may be configured with a display. According to an embodiment, the slider flip mechanism... Agent: Bennett Jones LLP

20100304800 - Configuration sensing for a mobile computing device: Techniques for configuration sensing for a mobile computing device are described. A mobile computing device may comprise a housing having a sliding structure arranged to allow a first housing portion and a second housing portion to move relative to each other to form a first configuration or a second configuration.... Agent: Kacvinsky Daisak PLLC (1070)

20100304801 - Configuration sensing for a mobile computing device: Techniques for configuration sensing for a mobile computing device are described. A mobile computing device may comprise a housing having a sliding structure arranged to allow a first housing portion and a second housing portion to move relative to each other to form a first configuration or a second configuration.... Agent: Kacvinsky Daisak PLLC (1070)

20100304802 - Electronic device: An electronic device is provided, including a first module, a second module movable relative to the first module, and an elastic component. The second module has a slot and a convex surface on opposite sides thereof, wherein a sliding portion of the first module is movably received in the slot.... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

20100304803 - Portable electronic device: A portable electronic device includes a first body, a second body and a sliding positioning device. The first body includes a first operation area and a second operation area. The second body is slidable relative to the first body. The sliding positioning device is connected to the first body and... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP

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