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Listing for abstract view: USPTO application #, Title, Abstract excerpt,Patent Agent. Listing format for list view: USPTO National Class full category number, title of the patent application. 11/24/2011 > 112 patent applications in 58 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20110287710 - Broadcast system and method for cellular networks: An example system comprises one or more base stations, each base station associated with a cell, a Channel-to-Subscriber Management Entity operable to register a channel and a plurality of subscribers to that channel, wherein each subscriber is located in at least one of the cells, and a router operable to... Agent:
20110287709 - Responding to recipient rated wirelessly broadcast electronic works: A method, system, and program for responding to recipient ratings of wirelessly broadcast electronic works are provided. A secondary player receives a wireless broadcast of an electronic work from a primary player. Next, responsive to a playback of the electronic work from the secondary player, the secondary player requires a... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20110287718 - Provisioning of wireless connectivity for devices using nfc: The claimed subject matter provides a system and/or a method that facilitates connecting a wireless device to a secure network. A device can establish a near field communication link with a verified device on a network, wherein the near field communication link can be a secure and/or encrypted link to... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20110287715 - Proximity type antenna and radio communication device: A proximity type antenna includes an antenna pattern for wirelessly communicating with an external communication device by magnetic coupling and a conductive plate arranged near the antenna pattern. The conductive plate has an aperture and a slit extending from the aperture to an end of the conductive plate and at... Agent: Tdk Corporation
20110287714 - Reducing emissions in a near field communications (nfc) capable device: A near field communications (NFC) device is disclosed that interacts with other NFC devices to exchange information and/or the data. Another NFC device inductively couples a received communications signal onto an antenna circuit of the NFC device to provide a recovered communications signal. An overvoltage protection module regulates a power... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20110287716 - Service provisioning utilizing near field communication: Embodiments of the present invention provide methods, apparatuses, and programming instructions configured to enable a device to receive provisioning data over a Near Field Communication link, and utilize the provisioning data to receive services.... Agent:
20110287712 - System for wireless communications through sea vessel hull: The present invention discloses a system for wireless communications and/or data transfer through a sea-vessel hull by means of electric and/or magnetic coupling between first and second transducers located on opposing sides of the hull. Transmit and receive transducers located on opposing sides of the hull are clamped around cables... Agent:
20110287717 - Voltage overshoot protection: A transmission circuit for an RF inductive link, particularly for an implanted device such as a cochlear implant. In a preferred form, the transmission circuit 1 includes a transmitter coil 24 and a damping device, including an auxiliary coil 4 and switch 6. The switch is operated to close the... Agent:
20110287713 - Wireless power transfer to embedded sensors: In certain embodiments of the present disclosure, a wireless sensor system is described. The wireless sensor system includes a near-field wireless power transfer component, at least one measurement sensor, and an antenna. The antenna is in communication with the measurement sensor and can transmit measurements from the measurement sensor. The... Agent: University Of South Carolina
20110287719 - Method and system for audio routing in a vehicle mounted communication system: A system and method for routing audio for a vehicle mounted communication system includes activating (210) a (Push-To-Talk) PTT button associated with a handheld or rear microphone and determining (220) whether a short range wireless device is operationally coupled with the vehicle mounted communication device. In accordance with an embodiment,... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20110287720 - Wide-bandwidth signal canceller: A signal canceller includes a dual-drive electro-optic modulator having separate first and second electrical inputs. The first electrical input is coupled to a first portion of a first signal and the second electrical input is coupled to a second signal and to a second portion of the first signal. A... Agent: Photonic Systems, Inc.
20110287721 - Dynamic rf matrix emulator: A dynamic RF matrix emulator uses digital switching to emulate the switching behavior of hundreds of wireless terminals. The emulator includes a switching matrix with channels formed between terminal pairs, digital front ends for coupling terminals digitally to the switching matrix, and a channel database having entries representing attenuation values... Agent: Autotalks Ltd.
20110287722 - Power management for a dual mode subscriber device: A method of authenticating a user seeking access to an unlicensed wireless communication system includes delivering to an unlicensed wireless communication subscriber device licensed wireless communication system security information. An authentication result produced by the subscriber device is processed in response to the licensed wireless communication system security information. The... Agent:
20110287723 - Transmission level control method and transceiver apparatus in wireless local loop system: A transmission level control method in a wireless local loop system capable of suppressing occurrence of an unnecessarily high transmission level, comprises a step of generating a required reception level corresponding to a classification of data, a step of detecting the reception level of data at a receiver side transceiver... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110287724 - Fm transmitter, broadcast receiver, and method for transmitting audio: A frequency modulation (FM) transmitter, a broadcast receiver having the same, and a method of transmitting an audio are provided. The FM transmitter selects a specific frequency from among frequencies in FM frequency band, which exclude a frequency in use, and transmits an audio signal over the selected specific frequency.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20110287725 - Diversity blocker protection: A transmitting/receiving circuit includes, in part, at least one transceiver, and at least two receiving channels forming a diversity receiver. One of the receiving channels includes, in part, a saw filter, an amplifier, and a frequency converter. The other receiving channel includes, in part, an amplifier, a frequency converter, and... Agent: Maxlinear, Inc.
20110287726 - External processing accessory for mobile device: Accessories for mobile devices. Embodiments include an external protective case and/or holster for mobile electronic devices, where the external protective case/holster incorporates a battery pack, a payment processing device, television signal receiver, and/or a modular multi-input/output device.... Agent:
20110287727 - Energy self-sufficient radiofrequency transmitter: The energy self-sufficient radiofrequency transmitter has at least one electromechanical transducer with a rectifier circuit connected downstream and with a voltage converter circuit. A logic circuit configuration is connected to the voltage converter circuit. The logic circuit configuration has a sequence controller a memory in which an identification code is... Agent: Enocean Gmbh
20110287728 - Uplink calibration system without the need for a pilot signal: An antenna array for a mobile communications system comprises a plurality of receive paths and a calibration signal processor. The receive paths are connected between an antenna elements and an analogue-to-digital converters. The calibration signal processor comprises a cross-analyzer for cross-analyzing the digitised receive signals of the plurality of receive... Agent:
20110287729 - Wireless communication receiver having one signal processing circuit whose operation mode is adjusted by monitoring signal level of specific signal of preceding signal processing circuit and related wireless communication method: A wireless communication receiver includes a first signal processing circuit, a second signal processing circuit, and a detecting circuit. The first signal processing circuit generates a first processed signal by processing a received radio frequency (RF) signal. The second signal processing circuit is coupled to the first signal processing circuit.... Agent:
20110287730 - Signal filtering system and related methods: A signal filtering system for a frequency reuse system. A first implementation may include a downlink baseband signal, coupled to a downlink bandwidth filter, including a composite received signal including at least an interfering signal and a signal of interest, each having a composite bandwidth, a first bandwidth, and a... Agent:
20110287731 - Antenna and reception apparatus provided with antenna: An antenna is capable of receiving radio waves, including a monopole antenna connected to a first feeding point and formed of a first linear line; and a dipole antenna including plural linear lines connected to a second feeding point. The dipole antenna is composed of a second linear line made... Agent:
20110287732 - Wireless communication apparatus: In a wireless communication apparatus, when a first switch electrically connects a second antenna to an impedance matching circuit and a second switch electrically connects a first antenna to a reception circuit, a frequency signal output from an oscillator of the reception circuit is received by the second antenna and... Agent: Nippon Soken, Inc.
20110287735 - Method and device for receiving emergency broadcasting messages: The present invention discloses a method for receiving emergency broadcasting messages. The method comprises that: when the terminal acquires periodically from the information header of the multimedia broadcasting service information that there is a new emergency broadcasting message needed to be received, it parses the emergency broadcasting message from the... Agent: Zte Corporation
20110287736 - Methods for in-band signaling through enhanced variable-rate codecs: Improvements are disclosed for in-band signaling, i.e., transmission of data in a voice channel of a digital wireless network during a voice call session. A family of narrow-band signaling methods, some employing tapered waveforms, is disclosed to successfully pass data-carrying signals through the low-bit rate modes of the EVRC-B vocoder... Agent: Airbiquity Inc.
20110287733 - Methods for providing emergency services to a mobile vehicle: Methods for providing emergency service to a mobile vehicle are disclosed herein. One method involves monitoring a network country code broadcast from a communications network provider and comparing the network country code with a list of country codes stored in the telematics unit. This method further includes determining where to... Agent: General Motors LLC
20110287734 - Mobile communication system, located area management device, communication control device and communication method: A communication control device 50 determines an area Al corresponding to the small area identifier by making an inquiry to a located area management device 40 about the ordinary area identifier associated with the small area identifier, based on the small area identifier contained in the emergency call, upon receipt... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20110287737 - Default civic address locations for mobile e9-1-1 calls: A device obtains a geographic position of a mobile telephone. The device retrieves geographic locations associated with multiple different civic addresses from memory, and determines if the geographic position is within a certain proximity of one of the geographic locations. The device retrieves a civic address of the multiple different... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20110287738 - Method and apparatus for measurement of active user devices per quality-of-service class indicator: Methods, apparatus, and systems for measuring, on a per-QoS-class basis, the average number of user devices active on the uplink of a wireless communication system are disclosed. In an exemplary method, a number of mobile terminals with buffered data for transmission to a base station is estimated based on received... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20110287739 - Managing automatic log in to internet target resources: A system and a method for managing automatic log in to Internet target resources are disclosed. The system comprises a mobile phone with a storing device to store private identities and a computer with a client browser and a browser plug-in. The browser plug-in is configured to, upon receiving information... Agent: Vodafone Group PLC
20110287740 - Method and apparatus for associating identity modules and terminal equipment: The present invention provides method, apparatus and computer program product for facilitating verification of an identity module, such as associated with a UICC, operatively coupled to a terminal equipment, such as a machine-type communication device. Upon determining that the identity module is in a bonded state, one or more bonding... Agent: Sierra Wireless, Inc.
20110287742 - Authentication system, small base station, and authentication method: The present invention relates to an authentication system, a small base station, and an authentication method which allow a server side to authenticate whether an installation position of a small base station is valid or not. In a packet to be sent as an authentication request from the femto base... Agent: Nec Corporation
20110287743 - Method, system and user equipment for establishing association between a service network element and an mme: The present invention provides a method, system and UE for establishing association between a service network element and an MME, in order to solve the technical problem of establishing association between the service network element and the MME. The technical solution of the present invention is as follows: the service... Agent: Zte Corporation
20110287741 - Secure application control in mobile terminal using biometric sensor: An exemplary mobile terminal having a biometric input device, according to an embodiment of the present invention includes a biometric input device, configured to receive biometric input related to at least one physical attribute of a user and to authorize performance of an instruction by a processor based on the... Agent:
20110287744 - System and method of authenticating login credentials in a wireless communication system: A technique in a wireless mobile device for use in enabling service sessions with a host service via a wireless network is described. The device receives a host login credential from the host service, and saves it in memory. The device detects a logoff trigger for logging off from an... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110287745 - Enhanced communications log for a mobile communications device: A set of context incidents can be logged for a mobile communication device. Communication incidents to and from the mobile communication device can also be logged. The context data can be associated with the communication incidents. One or more of the context incidents can be associated with a set of... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20110287746 - Intelligent call notification in a communication network: Notification of missed voice calls directed to non-responsive called party devices in a communication network is provided. An incoming call directed to a called party device, when the called party device is in a non-responsive state, are received at a messaging platform. Call data associated with the call is stored... Agent: Cox Communication, Inc.
20110287748 - Consent, signature and recording retention in a certified communications system: System has consent, signature, recording and retention functions. Near post-sessional data acquisition gathers nominal comm device information from participants. Active online phones are sent a SMS with the recorded event ID, a hyperlink and password for system access. Otherwise, data is acquired for another text message enabled phone or user... Agent:
20110287749 - Remote babysitting monitor: The invention herein disclosed provides means and methods for monitoring the condition of infants, young children, the elderly and the incapacitated from a remote location simply and efficiently and can be regarded as a remote babysitting system. A system for monitoring remote locations comprising a telephonic device adapted to pick... Agent: Aser Rich Limited
20110287747 - Remote operation system and method and remote control device: To provide a remote operation method which is safe and simple for the user who does not have the enough operation knowledge on a control object apparatus installed within a house through an interactive interface. An in-house apparatus control unit has a function of sending or receiving an electronic mail... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20110287750 - Link server and program thereof, website browsing system, website browsing method, and website browsing program: In response to a browsing request of a website from a mobile phone, a link server acquires content information from the web server. Based on the content information, a plurality of page images generated by making a picture of the web page, pseudo UIF display data corresponding to UIF included... Agent: Fujifilm Corporation
20110287751 - Voice directed system and method configured for assured messaging to multiple recipients: A communications system transmits messages via a wireless network to multiple users nearly simultaneously in real-time. Each user has a terminal that receives a message and plays the message for the user. The terminal may also wait for the user to verbally acknowledge the arrival of the message before continuing... Agent: Vocollect, Inc.
20110287754 - Cell phone with automatic dialing lockout: A cell phone prevents inadvertent dialing or answering of the cell phone by detecting a low light condition consistent with the phone being in a pocket, purse or the like. The ability to use the phone unencumbered in low light situations is provided by using the low-light detection not to... Agent:
20110287755 - Method and apparatus for power saving of csg femto base station in wireless communication system: Provided are a method and an apparatus for power saving of a CSG femto base station in a wireless communication system. A method of controlling a femto base station according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention includes: a macro base station to which the femto base station belongs... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20110287756 - Method and apparatus for power saving of femto base station using anr function in wireless communication system: Provided are a method and an apparatus for power saving of a femto base station operating as a CSG cell in a wireless communication system. A femto base station according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention includes: a reception unit receiving signals from adjacent second femto base stations;... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20110287752 - Methods and apparatus to make open market handsets (c.s0023-d or c.s0065-b complaint) backward compatible with old ruim cards: A method and apparatus for enabling backward compatibility in open market handsets (OMH) is provided. The method may include determining a type of an identity module based on one or more internal parameters of the identity module, and obtaining one or more credentials based at least in part on the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110287753 - Mobile terminal and method for controlling the operation of the mobile terminal: A mobile terminal and a method for controlling the operation of the mobile terminal are provided. In a mobile terminal including a first processor and a second processor, the first processor controls execution of a first operation and displays a screen corresponding to the execution of the first operation on... Agent:
20110287757 - Remote control system and method: A remote control system and method for controlling and interacting with a variety of devices and systems is disclosed. The system comprises at least one command server which is operable to receive control commands from a handheld communications device and to generate and transmit command signals in response to the... Agent: Unify4life Corporation
20110287759 - Method for operating service unavailable mode of femto base station: The present invention relates to a broadband wireless access system, and more particularly, to a method for efficiently operating a service unavailable mode of Femto base station. The method for operating a service unavailable mode of Femto base station in the broadband wireless access system according to one embodiment of... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20110287758 - Mobile communication method, mobile station, and network device: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes a step of a radio network controller of a first communication scheme transmitting an instruction signal to a mobile station UE in a case where a radio access capability of the mobile station UE is contained in the received connection... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20110287760 - Mobile station, wireless communication system, inappropriate cell id detection method, and program: A method of detecting an inappropriate cell ID in an environment in which synchronization using reference signals is not ensured in adjacent cells, without employing a method of using a report from an adjacent base station. A mobile station (UE) stores occurrence of an event in which synchronization using a... Agent:
20110287761 - Systems and methods for filtering cellular telephone messages: Systems and methods for filtering cellular messages to prevent receipt of certain messages are described. In one aspect, a computing device detects an incoming cellular telephone message for delivery to a receiver. The device filters the message by determining source identification information for the incoming cellular telephone message. The device... Agent: Datasci LLC
20110287762 - Enabling improvement in cellular network coverage: A method that has cellphones report to the cellular network signal strength and location information when the signal strength falls below a chosen threshold. Each cellphone maintains a log file of entries, each of which specifies a location and a signal strength (that is below the chosen threshold) and on... Agent:
20110287763 - Telephone receiving system and method, and telephone device: A telephone device includes a telephone device includes a dialing operation receiving unit that receives a dialing operation, a creating unit that creates condition data that indicates a condition of a function of the telephone device when a telephone number that received by the dialing operation receiving unit is matched... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110287764 - Home location register query reduction apparatus and methods: Methods and apparatus for reducing the traffic volume associated with home location register queries used to determine a subscriber's location in a wireless telecommunications network or in an IP multimedia subsystem network. A query reduction mechanism (QRM) is in communication with a short message service center (SMSC) and with a... Agent: Interop Technologies
20110287765 - Operation of machine-type communication devices: The invention relates to operating a Machine-Type Communication (MTC) device for communication with a cellular radio network. A transmission is made from the MTC device to the cellular radio network to register the MTC device with the cellular radio network. The transmission includes a message from the MTC device to... Agent: VodafoneIPLicensing Limited
20110287767 - Method and system for implementing measurement: The present invention discloses a method and system for implementing measurement. The method comprises: a report status of a measurement task is detected, a User Equipment (UE) no longer measures the current measurement task if the report status is that the current measurement task has been finished or will not... Agent: Zte Corporation
20110287768 - Wireless communication system, mobile station, base station, and wireless communication method: One object of the present invention is to improve stability of wireless communication, regardless of a movement speed of a mobile station by estimating a movement speed of a mobile station using a signal prepared in advance for a used standard and selecting an appropriate base station. In the wireless... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20110287769 - Radio routing agent, call processing apparatus, and communication method of terminal: When a call is attempted from a terminal that can transmit/receive data by connecting to different plurality of networks, a radio routing agent that is positioned at a core network selects an optimum wireless route from a plurality of wireless routes and provides the optimum wireless route based on an... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20110287771 - Base station and radio parameter-adjustment method: A base station forming a cell based on a value of a radio parameter includes a reception unit configured to receive a signal transmitted from a mobile terminal communicating with the base station, and a processor configured to adjust a value of a radio parameter of the base station based... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110287770 - Methods of determining coverage areas: A method of determining coverage areas in a communication system includes determining, by a controller, a plurality of base stations in the communication system and determining, by the controller, a Voronoi region for each of the plurality of base stations. The Voronoi region corresponds to the coverage area for the... Agent:
20110287772 - Method and apparatus of operating femto base station in wireless communication system: A method and apparatus of operating a femto base station in a wireless communication system is provided. A first announcement message indicating service interruption is transmitted. A second announcement message indicating service recovery is transmitted. The second announcement message is transmitted to a user equipment or a macro base station... Agent:
20110287773 - Method, apparatus and system for key derivation: A method, an apparatus and a system for key derivation are disclosed. The method includes the following steps: a target base station) receives multiple keys derived by a source base station, where the keys correspond to cells under control of the target base station; the target base station selects a... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20110287776 - Determination of user equipment antenna capability: The present invention provides a method of determining capability of a UE, the method comprising: receiving an indication from a UE during a random access procedure, the indication enabling antennae capability of the UE to be determined; processing the indication in order to determine the number of antennae of the... Agent:
20110287775 - Method for interference mitigation for femtocell base stations of a wimax network: A method for interference mitigation for femtocell base stations of a WiMAX network, wherein the femtocell base station is located within the transmission range of at least one macrocell base station and/or at least one other femtocell base station, is characterized in that the femtocell base station performs downlink measurements... Agent: Nec Europe Ltd.
20110287774 - Method, system and terminal for state transition: The present invention relates to a method, system and UE for state transition. The method includes: after a transition from the CELL-PCH state to the CELL-FACH state, a UB receives the scheduling control channel continuously, or receives simultaneously the scheduling control channel according to the receiving time corresponding to the... Agent: China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology
20110287777 - Resource management method, network device, user equipment, and system: In the field of communications, a resource management method, a network device, a User Equipment (UE), and a system are provided. The method includes the following steps: the network side set information about a set of virtual cells; and sends the set information about the set of virtual cells to... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20110287780 - Collar tracking system: The present invention is a collar tracking system that includes a RFID system with a modem, an electric fence with a plurality of boundaries that is in communication with the RFID system and a plurality of power modes, a plurality of electronic circuitry that includes a battery, an open charging... Agent:
20110287781 - Lawful identification of unknown terminals: The present invention relates to methods and arrangements to establish an identity of a target T. The method comprises the following steps:—Collecting geographical location points A, B, C, D indicating presence of the target.—Interrogating at least one mobile network to fetch lists of identities of users located in defined areas... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20110287778 - Method and system for estimation of mobile station velocity in a cellular system based on geographical data: A system and method for estimating velocity of a mobile station in a wireless communication system using time-frequency signal processing and a geographical database. The geographical database is used for prediction of ray trajectory and ray power to provide an estimate of propagation delay associated with database points.... Agent:
20110287782 - Method and system for obtaining emergency caller location: A method and system for determining if a phone has changed locations includes a subscriber phone equipment coupled to a phone system through a subscriber access line. The subscriber phone equipment includes a location test module and a datastore. The location test module includes a first subscriber access line identity... Agent: Tp Lab, Inc.
20110287783 - System and method for estimating positioning error within a wlan-based poitioning system: The invention features a method of estimating an expected error of a position estimate for use in a WLAN positioning system that estimates the position of a WLAN-enabled device. The WLAN-enabled device receives signals transmitted by a WLAN access point in range of the WLAN-enabled device. The method estimates the... Agent: Skyhook Wireless, Inc.
20110287779 - System and method for location assurance of a mobile device: A system and method for determining whether an estimated location of a wireless device includes one or more forged location measurements. A first estimated location of the wireless device using a first set of location measurements is determined, and a second estimated location of the wireless device using a second... Agent: Andrew LLC
20110287784 - Method and system for mobile station location: A system and method for locating mobile stations in a wireless communication system such as a cellular system based on at least one received wireless signal and a database of geographical information.... Agent:
20110287785 - Method, device and system for obtaining user equipment location information: The invention provides a method, device, and system for obtaining user equipment (UE) location information. The method includes: an interworking entity (IWF) receives UE location information reported by a mobility management entity (MME); the IWF determines trusted UE location information according to the UE location information reported by the MME;... Agent:
20110287787 - Location-based service based on access point identifiers: An access point transmits cell information via a physical layer channel. In some cases, the cell information sent on the physical layer channel comprises a physical layer identifier. For example, a physical layer channel may be modulated based on a cell identifier and/or a closed subscriber group identifier associated with... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110287786 - Mobile coaching distribution system: A mobile coaching distribution system that sends various types of persuasive Content that many include, but not be limited to, advice, reminders and interventions relating to healthcare, physical and mental wellness, treatment adherence, professional development or personal development, over a cellular network. There are three components of mobile coaching: time... Agent:
20110287788 - System and method for providing mobile device services using sms communications: An enhanced services platform has an interface for receiving a communication from a user requesting a desired data. An automated response module parses the communication and retrieves the desired data. The enhanced services platform arranges the desired data into a response message that is sent to the user, where the... Agent:
20110287789 - Method and apparatus for recognition of devices: The present invention aims to provide a technical solution for recognizing a target device from a plurality of devices as follows: sending a first and second wireless signal to a plurality of devices and determining the target device according to the signal strength differences between the first and second signal... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20110287790 - Mobile communication device, network node, communication system and method for distributed cooperative multi-antenna communication: Network node for a distributed cooperative multi-antenna communication, including at least two sending and receiving units, wherein the network node is adapted to receive an indication of a protocol descriptor from a mobile communication device and wherein the network node is communicatively couplable with at least one further network node.... Agent:
20110287791 - Wireless communication system and communication control method: It is provided a wireless communication system comprising base stations that communicate with a terminal. Each of the base station has antennas. Each of the base stations transmits a first reference signal unique to each of the antennas which does not overlap with another antenna among the base stations at... Agent: Hitachi Ltd
20110287792 - Method and apparatus for facilitating a layered cell search for long term evolution systems: A method for ranking signals isolates and cancels neighboring cells using layering. Received signals from various cells are grouped into layers, with each layer comprised of received signals which are comparable within a particular metric (such as signal strength). The signals within a particular layer may also be ranked according... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110287793 - Providing configuration information for broadcast control of access terminal radio event handling: Radio event handling at access terminals is controlled at a granularity other than access terminal-level granularity through the use of broadcast control values. For example, a network entity such as an access point may broadcast control values to control radio event handling (e.g., radio event logging and/or reporting) at access... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110287798 - Base station and wireless communication system: It is provided a wireless communication system comprising base stations that transmit data to a terminal with cooperation by the base stations. The terminal communicates with the base stations. The terminal periodically transmits, to one of the base stations, information necessary for data transmission from a single base station out... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20110287795 - Communications system density and range improvement by signal-strength-directed channel class selection with weighting for minimum capacity consumption: Methods and apparatuses for optimized channel selection are disclosed. In one example, a channel quality is measured of each channel of an available number of channels on which a mobile communication device can transmit and receive. A subset of the available number of channels is allocated to a long range... Agent: Plantronics, Inc.
20110287799 - Communications systems: A method and system that allows a mobile station of a communications system to request and be granted a fraction (a sub-set) of the overall frequency bandwidth of a communications channel for its transmissions. Thus, for example, in a TETRA system, a mobile station can, instead of having to request... Agent:
20110287794 - Method and apparatus for providing communication offloading to unlicensed bands: An apparatus for providing network assisted local communication offloading to unlicensed bands may include at least one processor and at least one memory including computer program code. The at least one memory and the computer program code may be configured, with the processor, to cause the apparatus to perform at... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20110287796 - Methods and apparatus for enabling a channel access protocol for directional mac: A method and apparatus for providing a channel access protocol for use in a directional communication network is provided. The method may comprise transmitting channel access information to a plurality of apparatuses, receiving a first directional beam from a second apparatus of the plurality of apparatuses, wherein the first directional... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110287797 - Wireless transmitter and reference signal transmission method: Disclosed are a wireless transmitter and a reference signal transmission method that improve channel estimation accuracy. In a terminal (100), which transmits a reference signal using n (n is a non-negative integer 2 or greater) band blocks (which correspond to clusters here), which are disposed with spaces therebetween in a... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20110287800 - Mobile communication method, mobile station, and network device: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes a step of a mobile station UE transmitting a connection setup request signal containing a radio access capability of the mobile station eNB to a radio network controller RNC of a UMTS scheme, upon detecting a predetermined trigger while camping... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20110287801 - Method and system for construction of radio environment model: A system and method for constructing a signal propagation model in a wireless communication system such as a cellular system based on at least one received wireless signal correlated to a geographic location.... Agent:
20110287802 - Systems and methods for dynamic whitespace spectrum management: Systems and methods for dynamic white space management are described. First, local handling of channel queries, in which a channel query by a white space device (WSD) is handled by a local dynamic spectrum management (DSM) server, if the DSM server has all the information necessary for providing a response... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20110287804 - Method for controlling signal transmission power and device for same: The present invention relates to a wireless communication system. More particularly, the present invention relates to a signal transmission method in which a terminal transmits a signal in a wireless communication system, said method comprising the steps of: checking the maximum transmission power (P_CC_MAX) for each component carrier of a... Agent:
20110287803 - Wirless security messaging model: Reducing power consumption and interference in wireless communication is provided. For example, in one embodiment, a method is provided that listens for radio frequency (“RF”) activity on a receiver utilizing a first receiver antenna. When no RF activity is detected the receiver is switched “on” and a command is transmitted.... Agent: Utc Fire & Security Americas Corporation, Inc.
20110287805 - Telecommunication method and apparatus thereof: The invention relates to a telecommunication method in a base station of a mobile communication system, the mobile communication system comprising a plurality of base stations, a communication link being established between the base station and a user equipment, the method comprising the following steps performed by the base station:... Agent:
20110287806 - Motion-based tune composition on a mobile device: A wireless handset that senses motion and converts the sensed motion into an audio signal is described. The wireless handset includes a processor, an accelerometer operatively coupled to the processor, and a speaker operatively coupled to the processor. As the device is moved, the accelerometer produces a signal representing the... Agent:
20110287807 - Communication method and apparatus of dual standby mode terminal: A communication method and apparatus of a dual standby mode mobile terminal for improving the emission performance are provided. The mobile terminal includes a master switch for connecting a master antenna to a master Radio Frequency (RF) unit for communication with a first network, a slave switch for connecting a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110287809 - Mobile phone for printing and interacting with webpages: A mobile telecommunications device for printing a webpage and retrieving content via a printed webpage. The device includes a media feed for receiving an encoded print medium; a printer positioned in the media feed path; an optical encoder for reading a linear pattern on the print medium during printing; a... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20110287808 - Modular mobile accessory for mobile device: Accessories for mobile devices. Embodiments include an external protective case and/or holster for mobile electronic devices, where the external protective case/holster incorporates a battery pack, a payment processing device, television signal receiver, and/or a modular multi-input/output device.... Agent:
20110287811 - Method and apparatus for an augmented reality x-ray: An approach is provided for generating an augmented reality X-Ray composite image. A visual saliency is determined of one or more features of a first image, a second image, or a combination thereof. The one or more features of the first image occlude, at least in part, one or more... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20110287814 - Method and mobile device for facilitating contact from within a telephone application: The described embodiments involve use of a mobile communication device in the context of facilitating contact from within a telephone application. The described embodiments are primarily concerned with enabling quick and efficient access to contact methods other than by telephone from within the telephone application. This is done by generating... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110287813 - Mobile communication terminal and method of connecting call thereof: A mobile communication terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to receive a call; a touch screen display configured to display indication information that the call is being received and to display a first soft touch item and a second soft touch item on the touch screen display when the... Agent:
20110287810 - Mobile contact notes: Systems and methods for managing contact information on mobile devices is provided. When a telephone call is initiated or received, a contact record associated with the call is accessed to determine if it includes notes to be displayed during the call. If there are notes to be displayed, they are... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20110287812 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal is disclosed, by which a user is facilitated to carry and use a terminal in a simple and easy way. The present invention includes a display unit, a window provided over the display unit, the window made of an optically transmittive material, and at least one metal... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20110287818 - Mobile communication handset: An antenna module (5) is such that an antenna and two power supply points for that antenna are formed on a thin substrate. A substrate module (7) has a substrate, two power supply point contact units that respectively electrically contact the two power supply points attached to the substrate, and... Agent: Nec Casio Mobile Communications, Ltd.
20110287815 - Rotating mechanism and electronic device using same: A rotating mechanism comprises a retaining plate having a cut-out defined therethrough, the cut-out is curved; a rotating plate being capable of rotating in a plane parallel to the plane of the retaining plate by a shaft extending through the retaining plate and the rotating plate; a pin rotatably affixed... Agent: Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20110287816 - Rotating mechanism and electronic device using same: A rotating mechanism, comprises a retaining plate having a cut-out defined therethrough, the cut-out being curved; a rotating plate being capable of rotating in a plane parallel to the plane of the retaining plate by a shaft; a pin slidably engaging with the cut-out and retained on the rotating plate;... Agent: Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20110287817 - Rotating mechanism and electronic device using same: A rotating mechanism comprises a retaining plate, a rotating plate, a rotation enabling member and a biasing member. The rotation enabling member comprising a rail, a track, a guiding post and a guiding groove. The biasing member comprising a first biasing member end and a second biasing member end. The... Agent: Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20110287819 - Tilt-type sliding module for mobile phone and terminal holder using the same: Provided are a tilt-type sliding module for a mobile phone and a terminal holder using the tilt-type sliding module, which enable a display unit of the mobile phone to perform a planar sliding motion and at the same time, to perform a tilt motion for inclining upwardly, thereby providing optimal... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20110287820 - Detection, selection and provision of external antennas for a mobile device: A mobile device can detect, select and use an external antenna supported by an attached accessory device. The mobile device queries the accessory device whether it supports an external antenna and receives an indication of whether the accessory device supports external antennas. The indication can comprise a list of accessory... Agent: Microsoft Corporation11/17/2011 > 103 patent applications in 53 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20110281517 - Systems and methods for executing a source handoff for media content presented on a user device from a network of set-top cells: Systems and methods for streaming media content on a user device from a wireless network of set-top cells. Set-top cells with overlapping wireless transmission ranges create a network within which a user may roam and receive continuous streaming media content. A user device may connect with a set-top cell in... Agent: Rovi Technologies Corporation
20110281518 - Range extending positive repeater: A method for extending a reception range of a vehicle remote control system includes: receiving, at a repeater, a first radio frequency (RF) signal having inbound data packets indicating a vehicle function to be performed from a remote transmitter; generating, at the repeater, a second RF signal by placing outbound... Agent:
20110281519 - Information exchange via bluetooth service discovery protocol service records: Methods and apparatuses for Bluetooth communications are disclosed. In one example, data is exchanged between Bluetooth devices utilizing Service Discovery Protocol service records.... Agent: Plantronics, Inc.
20110281523 - Pairing system, pairing apparatus, method of processing pairing apparatus, and program: Disclosed is a pairing apparatus 100. When a pairing start request is received from a first terminal and a second terminal, in response to the request, one piece of identifier data, which is used for displaying identifiers on displays of said first terminal and said second terminal, is transmitted to... Agent:
20110281521 - Ping feature for electronic devices: A pinging electronic device, a pingable electronic device and a network for the devices are disclosed. The ping electronic devices comprising a ping function and a transmitter wherein the ping function is adapted to generate and the transmitter is adapted to transmit over an ad hoc wireless network at least... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110281522 - Tractor trailer data communication apparatus and method: A tractor-trailer PLC apparatus has a BlueTooth RF transceiver coupled to a PLC reader or gateway to communicate PLC data from the tractor and/or trailer through an antenna to a cellular data transceiver in the tractor or trailer for remote communication to an external computer based system.... Agent:
20110281520 - Wireless heat sink, wireless heat sink system and wireless heat sinking method for the same: A wireless heat sink, a wireless heat sink system and a wireless heat sinking method are disclosed. The wireless heat sink receives a control command sent by an external device. An internal heat sink device is controlled according to content of the control command to control power ON or power... Agent: Cpumate Inc. & Golden Sun News Techniques Co., Ltd.
20110281524 - System for reducing signal interference: A system for suppressing interference imposed on a victim communication signal by an aggressor communication signal including a circuit that comprises an input port, an output port, and a signal processing circuit connected between the input port and the output port, the signal processing circuit being operative to produce an... Agent: Quellan Inc.
20110281525 - Method of estimating path loss for a channel: A method of estimating path loss for a channel between a user equipment and a base station of a wireless communication system, the method performed at the base station and comprising the steps of: measuring (302) a signal power PSDrx for a received signal transmitted from the user equipment to... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20110281526 - Radio wave propagation characteristic estimation system, radio wave propagation characteristic estimation method, and radio wave propagation characteristic estimation program: Disclosed are a radio wave propagation characteristic estimation system, radio wave propagation characteristic estimation method, and radio wave propagation characteristic estimation program for estimating propagation characteristics of radio waves at high speeds, without deteriorating accuracy. An object selection module reads map data prerecorded on a map data memory unit and... Agent: Nec Corporation
20110281529 - Communication system, communication device and communication rate modification method: A communication system includes: an RF/IF/BB unit (21) for receiving, in a mobile station device (20), a transmission signal from a base station device; a received power calculation unit (221) for obtaining received power thereof; a communication rate modification unit (23) for changing a communication rate by changing a modulation... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20110281527 - Radio communication transceiver: A radio communication transceiver achieving impedance matching when the transceiver operates in an output state and an input state respectively in a manner of switching a switch includes a transformer, a switch, a power amplifier (PA), and a low noise amplifier (LNA). The transformer has a primary winding including a... Agent: Issc Technologies Corp.
20110281528 - Resonant power converter for radio frequency transmission and method: A resonant power converter for ultra-efficient radio frequency transmission and associated methods. In one exemplary embodiment, the invention is digitally actuated and uses a combination of a noise-shaped encoder, a charging switch, and a high-Q resonator coupled to an output load, typically an antenna or transmission line. Energy is built... Agent:
20110281530 - System and method for carrying a wireless based signal over wiring: A device, network and method wherein a standard wireless modem is coupled to wiring for carrying a wireless baseband signal that may be OFDM based, and may be directly generated by the wireless IF modem, or extracted from the modem RF signal. The wiring may be a building utility wiring,... Agent: Mobileaccess Networks Ltd.
20110281531 - Radio communication transceiver: A radio communication transceiver includes a transformer, a switch, a power amplifier (AP), and a low noise amplifier (LNA). The transformer has a primary winding and a center-tap secondary winding, the primary winding has a first endpoint and a second endpoint, and the center-tap secondary winding has a first endpoint,... Agent: Issc Technologies Corp.
20110281532 - Apparatus and method for antenna matching in mobile device: An apparatus and a method of realizing an antenna matching in accordance with a user's body effect and a state of a mobile device are provided. The method includes determining a state of the mobile device on a basis of a call mode and at least one of whether an... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110281533 - Electronic device with a multi-functional control: Control of multiple functions of an electronic device is provided by using a single control element (102) including a switch body (312) adjustable between multiple switch positions, a primary actuator (302) with lateral (302b) and distal surface (302a) portions extending from the switch body and configured for adjusting the switch... Agent: Harris Corporation
20110281534 - Phase rotation method for reducing papr: A method of reducing a signal peak to average power ratio (PAPR) for a transmission channel in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The transmission channel is divided into a plurality of channel segments, and the method includes calculating PAPRs corresponding to the plurality of channel segments by a plurality... Agent:
20110281536 - Apparatus and method for transmitting a reference signal in a radio communication system: An apparatus and a method for transmitting a reference signal in a radio communication system are provided. The apparatus comprises: N antennas; and a processor which is connected to the N antennas and which generates K (wherein K<N) reference signal sequence vectors based on K reference signal sequences and K... Agent:
20110281535 - Controlling field distribution of a wireless power transmitter: Exemplary embodiments are directed to control of field distribution of a wireless power transmitter. A transmitter may include a transmit antenna configured to generate a field. The transmitter may further include least one parasitic antenna proximate the transmit antenna and configured to modify a distribution of the generated field.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110281537 - Method, device, and system for sending reference signals: A method, a device, and a system for sending reference signals (RSs) are provided, which are capable of least modifying an original system and controlling the system overhead of the RSs. The method includes: grouping expanded transmitting antennas, wherein each group includes two transmitting antenna ports; and in two adjacent... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20110281538 - Personalized media recommendations: Techniques for recommending over-the-air radio stations and other streaming media to a user are described herein.... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.
20110281540 - Antenna combining module: In an antenna combining module, coupling of an inductor and individual signal lines provided in a matching circuit is prevented and minimized and isolation of lines from one another and communication performance are improved. The antenna combining module includes a duplexer DUP and a multilayer substrate. The multilayer substrate includes... Agent: Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
20110281539 - Radio wave arrival angle detecting device and radio wave arrival angle detecting method: A radio wave arrival angle detecting device includes: a first receiver antenna; a second receiver antenna that is located apart from the first receiver antenna by a distance less than the wavelength of the signal wave; an oscillator that outputs an oscillation wave at the same frequency as the signal... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20110281541 - Reconfigurable receiver architectures: An adaptive front-end architecture for a receiver is disclosed. In one embodiment, the adaptive front-end architecture includes an input configured to receive an input signal and a linear low-noise amplifier connected to the input and configured to amplify the input signal to produce an amplified input signal. The adaptive front-end... Agent: Imec
20110281542 - Crystal control scheme to improve performance of a receiver: A circuit includes, in part, a receiver, a received signal strength indicator (RSSI), and an oscillator. The receiver receives an incoming signal and an oscillating signal. The RSSI is responsive to the receiver and generates an output signal representative of the strength of the incoming signal. The oscillator receives different... Agent: Maxlinear, Inc.
20110281543 - System and method for combined home network communications and broadcast reception in a settop box: A method and apparatus for demodulating different type of signals having at least a portion of overlapping frequency ranges is provided. The method and apparatus receives at least one a broadcast signal and a home networking signal, wherein the frequency range of the broadcast signal overlaps the frequency range of... Agent:
20110281545 - In-vehicle terminal for emergency notification: An emergency notification in-vehicle terminal mountable to a vehicle is disclosed. The in-vehicle terminal is configured to transmit emergency information to a center in response to detection of an occurrence of an emergency situation involving the vehicle. The in-vehicle terminal determines, in response to the detection of the occurrence of... Agent: Denso Corporation
20110281547 - Method and system for an automated dispatch protocol: A method and system for an automated dispatch protocol are described. Display information may be generated for multiple dispatch schemes that correspond to different types of emergency responses. Once a dispatch scheme is selected, a computer-aided dispatcher (CAD) may generate electronic broadcast instructions that are to be wirelessly transmitted to... Agent:
20110281548 - Method, apparatus and system for managing emergency services of mobility-restricted mobile station: A method, an apparatus, and a system for managing emergency services of a mobility-restricted Mobile Station (MS) are disclosed. The method includes: an Anchor-Service Flow Authorization entity (A-SFA) obtains emergency service information or an Emergency Service Flag (ES_Flag), where the emergency service information or the ES_Flag serves as an indication... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20110281549 - Single number presentation for dual-mode phones: Providing a single number presentation to the party called by a dual-mode phone. The operation of the cellular side of a dual-mode phone is altered such that when the user attempts to place an outgoing call using the cellular phone, the call is redirected to a preprogrammed incoming phone number... Agent:
20110281546 - System and method for making a call: This application describes a method and system for converting an emergency non-voice communication to a voice communication for transmission to a public safety answering point.... Agent:
20110281544 - System and method for safely blocking mobile communications usages: A system and method for internally controlling a mobile communication system, the mobile communication system internally inhibiting communication of a mobile communication device when the communication device achieves a threshold of predetermined momentum, a motion monitoring routine internal to the mobile communication device initiates with device turn on and periodically... Agent:
20110281550 - Location-based personal emergency response system: A safety system comprising a plurality of wearable transceiver devices for operation in independent use with a plurality of a landline-based phone and a cell phone to establish contact between a user of a wearable transceiver device and a central monitoring station. The wearable transceiver devices sense a crash or... Agent: Vocare, Inc.
20110281553 - Method and system for location-dependent billing for services: A method for location-dependent billing for a services that are available to a mobile terminal, a local communication connection is set up to a fixably installed external location tag with a corresponding wireless interface between the fixably installed tag and the mobile terminal, the method including the steps of accessing... Agent: Swisscom Ag
20110281552 - Operations method for providing wireless communication services: The present invention is directed to an improved operations method for a wireless communication system. The improved business method, operations method, network and system of the present invention includes the steps of delivering cellular services to the mass market, reducing peak capacity, increasing overall capacity utilization, improving capital utilization, providing... Agent: Cricket Communications, Inc.
20110281551 - Systems, methods, and computer program products for providing service credit to customer accounts in a wireless communications service network: Systems, methods, and computer program products use combinations of international mobile equipment identity (IMEI), international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI), and account information to determine if a customer is eligible for service credit in near real-time. The customer needs an active account prior to inserting a subscriber identity module (SIM) into... Agent:
20110281554 - Extensible data driven message validation: Various exemplary embodiments relate to a method, network component and machine-readable storage medium for validating a message received at a network component. Embodiments may include one or more of the following: receiving a message at the network component, determining a validation scenario, determining a set of validation conditions associated with... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Canada Inc.
20110281559 - Battery authorization server: A mobile communication device is capable of communicating with a battery authorization server. Determining an authorization status of a smart battery currently powering the mobile communication device involves an initial authorization process and a subsequent authorization process. The initial authorization process is conducted between the mobile communication device and the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110281555 - Method and apparatus for certification based feature enablement: Embodiments of a system and method for wireless communication are provided. In certain embodiments, an identification number is received from a subscriber station. The identification number is used to retrieve information regarding features supported by the subscriber station from a first database. An indication of features to be enabled for... Agent:
20110281557 - Method and system for providing wi-fi service by wi-fi device: A method and a system for providing a Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi) service, in which when multiple counterpart devices are selected based on manufacturer information and support information on supported functions and capability defined in a service information field of each beacon message or each probe response message, a final device... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110281556 - System of wi-fi terminals and channel operation method for the same: A system of Wi-Fi terminals and a channel operation method for the same are provided. The method includes selecting a user function of a sending terminal including a Wi-Fi module, determining whether the selected user function is a Wi-Fi related function, performing, when the selected user function is the Wi-Fi... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110281558 - Telecommunications chip card and mobile telephone device: s
20110281560 - Method and apparatus for facilitating cost-optimized mobile messaging: One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for facilitating cost-optimized mobile messaging. During operation, the system receives an encoded text message at a mobile device. Next, the system replaces a sub-string in the encoded text message with a corresponding sub-string from a data-dictionary to create a decoded text... Agent: Intuit Inc.
20110281561 - Method and apparatus for call handling: There is provided a system and method of call handling comprising a first communications device having an acceptor of call purpose from a first party for a call, a communications channel including a conveyor of call purpose and a second communications device coupled to the first communications device via the... Agent: Mitel Networks Corporation
20110281563 - Dial by specialty services and management thereof: A phone system for providing dial by specialty features that can dynamically update providers within the system. A dial by specialty service can be provided on a user's mobile device. The dial by specialty service can prompt the user to enter in specialty information, which can represent specific services or... Agent: Mitel Networks Corporation
20110281566 - Media processing methods and arrangements: The present technology concerns cell phones and other portable devices, and more particularly concerns use of such devices in connection with media content (electronic and physical) and with other systems (e.g., televisions, digital video recorders, and electronic program directories). Some aspects of the technology allow users to easily transfer displayed... Agent:
20110281562 - Providing customized in-vehicle services using a vehicle telematics unit: A method and system for providing a customized in-vehicle service to one or more people inside a vehicle via a vehicle telematics unit. The method involves detecting the presence of a personal mobile device at the vehicle, associating the detected mobile device with a specific person, and providing a customized... Agent: General Motors LLC
20110281565 - Systems and methods for facilitating the acquisition of content: The present invention provides systems and methods for acquiring content (e.g., a ring tone or a ring view) for a communication device.... Agent: Music Choice
20110281564 - Vehicle driver behavior monitoring and correlation: What is disclosed are various methods of operating vehicle monitoring systems. One example method includes receiving activity information for a transportation vehicle, receiving mobile phone usage information associated with the transportation vehicle, and processing the activity information and the mobile phone usage information to determine behavior of a driver operating... Agent:
20110281567 - Establishing sessions between devices in a network: A method may include generating a discovery ID, wherein the discovery ID identifies an IP connection between a network device and a user device. The method may further include receiving a short message service (SMS) message from the user device, wherein the SMS message includes the discovery ID. The method... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20110281568 - Management of incoming telephony communications in a local media network: Systems and methods are provided for locally managing incoming telephony communication events on a user equipment display. In one embodiment, a user equipment device may include an input/output interface, a notification module, and a display device. The input/output interface may be configured to receive an indication of a communication event... Agent: Rovi Technologies Corporation
20110281569 - Method and apparatus for conferencing of text messages: A system and method are provided which provide a text messaging conference among at least three users who communicate on different first communication channels. A message initiated by a first user is received on one of the first communication channels. The message seeks to initiate a text message conference and... Agent: Phone.com LLC
20110281572 - Apparatus and method for communication of multiple-standby mobile terminal: An apparatus and method for a communication by a multiple-standby mobile terminal is provided. The apparatus includes a master communication module that directly receives a signal from a communication network and then processes it, or processes a signal to be transmitted and then directly transmits it to the communication network.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110281573 - Communication apparatus, communication system, and method for connecting devices: A connected-device-information managing unit that obtains connection information that is predetermined information for connection from a connected device as a communication counterpart, holds it, and, when a communication process is completed normally, holds a parameter value used in the communication process as normal connection information which is a part of... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
20110281571 - Idle access terminal-assisted time and/or frequency tracking: An access point (e.g., a femto cell) that is connected in an active call with an access terminal may cooperate with that access terminal or another access terminal to derive timing information from one or more neighboring access points (e.g., macro access points). In addition, an access point may cooperate... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110281570 - Method to control configuration change times in a wireless device: A method to control configuration change times is performed at a mobile wireless communication device when the mobile wireless communication device is connected to a wireless network. The mobile wireless device is connected in a first configuration mode. The mobile wireless communication device receives a control message from a radio... Agent: Apple Inc.
20110281574 - Access terminal-assisted time and/or frequency tracking: An access point (e.g., a femto cell) that is connected in an active call with an access terminal may cooperate with that access terminal or another access terminal to derive timing information from one or more neighboring access points (e.g., macro access points). In addition, an access point may cooperate... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110281576 - Base station, mobile station, and link establishing method: A link establishing method to be implemented in a radio communication system sends a notifying signal notifying a plurality of radio resources from a base station when the base station judges that a collision of requests from a plurality of mobile stations has occurred, depending on a call request signal... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110281575 - Communication system: A Home NodeB (HNB) is provided that can be triggered to dynamically change its operating radio parameters, such as its transmission frequency or its primary scrambling code without having to be rebooted and which communicates the changed operating parameters to the mobile user devices served thereby. In this way a... Agent:
20110281577 - Enabling social interactive wireless communications: A computer-implemented system and method for enabling social interactive wireless communication between at least two mobile devices is presented. In particular, the system and method comprises affiliating and/or synchronizing a first mobile device and a second mobile device with an interactive social network. Further, the present invention comprises associating at... Agent: Ariel Inventions, LLC
20110281578 - Minimizing measurements during carrier aggregation in a wireless communication system: A method in a mobile station including configuring the mobile station for carrier aggregation on at least a primary serving cell and a secondary serving cell, configuring the mobile station to perform measurements of cells operating on at least the primary carrier frequency and the secondary carrier frequency, refraining from... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20110281579 - System and method for detecting and measuring uplink traffic in signal repeating systems: A signal repeating system for a wireless network includes an antenna configured for transceiving signals between a base station and a user equipment device. Repeating circuitry is coupled to the antenna and defines an uplink path for signals from the user equipment device to the base station and a downlink... Agent:
20110281580 - Mobile phone integration with a private branch exchange in a distributed telephony system: A system and method for providing PBX functionality to a mobile phone includes a private branch exchange having a mobile phone proxy. A call control path is established between the mobile phone and a private branch exchange. The call control path is a direct trunk line, a mobile voice network,... Agent: Shoretel, Inc.
20110281581 - Network apparatus and method for performing a handover in a network: According to an exemplary embodiment of the invention a network apparatus may be provided, which network apparatus may include a detecting device, a selecting device, a receiving device, a determining device and a sending device. The detecting device may be adapted to detect a condition for a handover. The selecting... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20110281582 - Traffic redirection on data roaming traffic: The present invention is directed towards a method for directing roaming traffic associated with a subscriber of an HPMN. The method includes detecting a location update message from the subscriber at a non-preferred VPMN. The subscriber has an established data context with the non-preferred VPMN. The method further includes sending... Agent: Roamware
20110281586 - Method and apparatus for mobility management, and user equipment: A method for mobility management, an apparatus and a User Equipment (UE) are disclosed. The method includes: obtaining cell set information sent by a cell set in an access network; selecting a target cell set to which a UE may hand over according to the cell set information, and sending... Agent:
20110281584 - Method and arrangement in a communication network: Method and arrangement in a network control node, for performing access control of a mobile node in a handover from a source cell to a target subscriber group cell. The method comprises obtaining a network based allowed subscriber group list, receiving a target subscriber group identification, checking if the target... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20110281585 - Method for performing a handoff by a comp set: Disclosed is a method for performing a handoff in a CoMP cluster. A user equipment measures a signal to interference-plus-noise ratio (SINR) value of each of the CoMP sets constituted by the combination of a plurality of base stations in one CoMP cluster. Then, the user equipment transmits the SINR... Agent:
20110281583 - Systems and methods of transmitting measurement reports: Systems and methods for transmission of measurement reports are provided. In some cases, once a mobile station transmits a measurement report for a cell, such as an uncontrolled cell, then the mobile station transmits some further minimum number of measurement reports. In some cases, a mobile station can only transmit... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110281587 - Measurement reporting of neighbor cells: At a user equipment, individual ones of a set of measurements of neighbor cells are associated with individual code points which are relative to a threshold (301) and define a step size (303) that is dynamically determined from a set of possible step sizes. The code points to which the... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20110281588 - Combined base transceiver station and base station controller handoff: A system, method, and computer readable medium for a softer handoff comprises receiving a Pilot Strength Measurement Message (PSMM) to request a handoff by a selector distribution unit (SDU), receiving a softer handoff request message by a channel element control (CEC), receiving a softer handoff request message by a radio... Agent: Airwalk Communications, Inc.
20110281589 - Sms routing: Mobile terminals are operated in a mobile telecommunications system such as GSM routing data messages such as SMS messages to a destination address via a selected of plural routing centers. A terminal receives user generated data defining an outgoing message and generates a first data field containing a first routing... Agent:
20110281590 - Establishment of new base station in cellular network: A method, apparatus, and computer program for authenticating a newly activated local area base station in a cellular network is presented. The newly activated local area base station, associated with a sub-cell located within a coverage area of a wide area base station of a cellular telecommunication system, is paired... Agent:
20110281591 - Method and device for determining antenna cooperation set, method and device for determining base station cooperation set: A method and device for determining an antenna cooperation set, and a method and device for determining a base station cooperation set in the mobile communication field are provided. The method includes that a signal joint processing system obtains the channel quality between a mobile terminal and at least two... Agent: China Mobile Communications Corporation
20110281592 - Mobile communication system, method of controlling the same, and radio base station apparatus: A mobile communication system according to the present invention that can provide a mobile communication system capable of reducing power consumption by a radio base station apparatus includes a radio base station apparatus (1) that communicates with a mobile terminal (4), a location information management apparatus (3) that acquires location... Agent:
20110281593 - High resolution, low power design for cpri/obsai latency measurement: As part of the protocol for Common Public Radio Interface/Open Base Station Architecture Initiative (CPRI/OBSAI) systems, timing circuits are used to calculate the “round trip” latency across CPRI/OBSAI links. Traditionally, these timing circuits have been plagued with numerous problems. Here, however, a timing circuit is provided that has improved latency... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated
20110281597 - Aided construction of sms status messages to caregivers: In one example, a portable device displays a first subset of a set of predefined text statements, and receives a user selection of one of the displayed text statements over an input interface of the portable device. Conditionally based on which one of the displayed text statements is identified by... Agent: Pomdevices, LLC
20110281595 - Communication method and system: The present invention relates generally to a method and system for communicating over a telecommunications network between a service provider and one or more users, wherein the service provider has access to multiple distinct addresses in the telecommunications network and each user is identified by an address, more specifically where... Agent: Bookit Oy
20110281594 - Consolidating international short message service messages destined to multiple recipients: Two or more received SMS messages can be aggregated into a single consolidated SMS message. The consolidated SMS message can be conveyed across a boundary in accordance with SMS protocols. A fee per SMS message can be incurred for conveying SMS messages across the boundary. The fee can be minimized... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20110281599 - Narrowcasting from public displays, and related methods: A user with a cell phone interacts, in a personalized session, with an electronic sign system. In some embodiments, the user's location relative to the sign is discerned from camera imagery—either imagery captured by the cell phone (i.e., of the sign), or captured by the sign system (i.e., of the... Agent:
20110281598 - User interface and method for viewing short messages on a wireless device: A method is performed by an electronic communication device. The method includes storing electronic messages, and storing criteria for determining whether a stored message is related to a current message. A current electronic message is displayed to a user of the communication device, including the current message's outside address and... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110281596 - User interface methods and apparatus for use in communicating messages to multiple recipients: Methods and apparatus for use in communicating messages to multiple recipients are described. A wireless device receives a first input request for creating a new message, and also receives one or more second input requests for selecting a plurality of recipient identifiers for the new message. The wireless device also... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110281601 - Method of measurement over multiple downlink carriers and apparatus therefor: A wireless communication system is disclosed. A method for transmitting channel information by a user equipment (UE) in a wireless communication system, includes receiving a radio frequency (RF) signal from a plurality of downlink component carriers, and reporting a channel measurement result of at least one downlink component carrier from... Agent:
20110281600 - Radio base station, radio terminal, and radio communication method: A radio base station (BS2) comprises: a transmitter (1412) that transmits, via a plurality of transmission antennas, a radio signal to a first radio terminal having a plurality of reception antennas; a transmission directivity controller (1422) that controls directional beam, which is formed by the transmission antennas, on the basis... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20110281602 - Feature extraction & data compression system & method for distributed sensor networks: A distributed sensor network has a base station and clusters of sensor nodes. In a method of locating and classifying signal sources, at each node divides a received signal into blocks, performs Fourier-based transform on the blocks, selects peaks from the transformed blocks, selects subbands with features of interest based... Agent: Information System Technologies, Inc.
20110281603 - Methods and apparatus for overlapping mimo physical sectors: MIMO systems communicate with wireless devices. MIMO systems include directional antennas that are oriented so that the physical sectors of the antennas overlap to form areas of overlap. Some physical sectors overlap substantially while others overlap partially. Radios are selectively coupled to antennas to communicate with the wireless devices. The... Agent: Rotani, Inc.
20110281608 - Channel estimating apparatus, channel estimating method, base station, and communication system: A channel estimating apparatus includes a receiver that receives reference signal groups that are respectively transmitted from wireless communications units and that each include a reference signal that is allocated a common channel resource allocated to a reference signal in another reference signal group; a first estimating unit that based... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110281604 - Mobile radio communication system including uplink radio resource allocation function: A radio resource allocating method by a radio base station device, includes updating a data resident amount of a management object based on a received report signal when the report signal reports a data resident amount stored in a transmission buffer of a mobile station, estimating a following data resident... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110281606 - Radio communication system, base station apparatus and mobile station apparatus: A base station apparatus having eight antennas and configured to communicate with a mobile station apparatus includes: a power adjustment unit which has a function of adjusting the power of a base station apparatus specific reference signal, the power of a mobile station apparatus specific reference signal, the power of... Agent:
20110281607 - Radio communication system, base station apparatus, terminal apparatus, and radio communication method in radio communication system: A radio communication system including: a base station apparatus; and a terminal apparatus, wherein the base station apparatus includes: five or more transmission antennas; and a processor configure for holdings first scheduling information including a data channel region and a control channel region, and in which each of resources of... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110281605 - Wireless communication device and wireless communication method: The present invention relates to a wireless communication device performing communications by using a radio frame containing a control channel and a data channel, the wireless communication device comprises of a structuring unit that allocates a first part of the control channel adjacent to the data channel in the radio... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110281609 - On-demand services by wireless base station virtualization: Initiating a virtual presence at a physical access point in response to a request for a service from a wireless access device is provided. A particular wireless service may be provided to a subscriber on an on-demand basis according to location and/or type of service requested. The service may be... Agent: Ruckus Wireless, Inc.
20110281610 - System, method and apparatus for mobile transmit diversity using symmetric phase difference: A mobile communication device and a method of controlling same, in which the mobile communication device transmits a plurality of transmit diversity signals comprising a first transmit signal and a second transmit signal differing at least by values of a transmit diversity parameter, receives a plurality of feedback signals from... Agent:
20110281612 - Mobile station and radio base station: A mobile station including a transmission power determining unit configured to determine a transmission power in an uplink shared channel, in accordance with a maximum transmission power value corresponding to power class of the mobile station, the number of resource blocks for the uplink shared channel, path loss between the... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20110281614 - Radio base station and communication control method: A radio base station 10 includes a reception quality calculation unit 31 for calculating a reception quality based on a signal received from a radio terminal, a difference information obtaining unit 33 for obtaining difference information between maximum transmit power and current transmit power, transmitted from the radio terminal, a... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20110281613 - Reverse power control method and control apparatus: A reverse power control method includes: a base station presetting reverse outer loop threshold values according to radio configuration (RC) types; in the accessing process of a terminal, the base station selecting the preset reverse outer loop threshold value according to the RC type fed back by the terminal; the... Agent: Zte Corporation
20110281611 - Transmission level control method and transceiver apparatus in wireless local loop system: A transmission level control method in a wireless local loop system capable of suppressing occurrence of an unnecessarily high transmission level, comprises a step of generating a required reception level corresponding to a classification of data, a step of detecting the reception level of data at a receiver side transceiver... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110281615 - Communication system and mobile station apparatus: Provided are a communication system, a base station apparatus, a mobile station apparatus, and a communication method which can effectively manage measurement information held by a base station apparatus and a mobile station apparatus in a system comprising a plurality of component carriers. The mobile station apparatus is used in... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20110281616 - Auto focus device of mobile communication apparatus: An auto focus device of a mobile communication apparatus is disclosed. The auto focus device comprises a voice coil motor, a first driving circuit and a second driving circuit. The voice coil motor comprises a floating movable device and a lens in the floating movable device. The first driving circuit... Agent: Ability Enterprise Co., Ltd.
20110281617 - Mobile terminal: Disclosed is a mobile terminal comprising: a terminal body having a touch screen; an audio jack mounted to one side of the terminal body, and connected to an audio output device; and an antenna device detachably mounted to the audio jack, wherein the antenna device includes: an antenna body implemented... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20110281618 - Retractable rotatable camera module for mobile communication device and method of operation thereof: A mobile communication device and a camera module are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, the mobile communication device includes: (1) a main body having attaching means for attaching a camera module, the attaching means comprising means for automatically moving the camera module from the retracted position to the exposed position... Agent: Agere Systems Incorporated
20110281619 - Mobile terminal and method of displaying 3d images thereon: A mobile terminal and a method of displaying 3D images thereon are disclosed. A display module in a mobile terminal may include a touchscreen and a controller. The touchscreen may be configured to display a plurality of icons and to receive a touch input that sets a 3D display setting... Agent:11/10/2011 > 116 patent applications in 62 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20110275308 - Gps aided open loop coherent focusing: Precision surgical jamming of a target located at a distance uses GPS to coherently focus the jamming energy transmitted from a plurality of nodes. One of the nodes is designated as a master node and the remaining nodes are designated as auxiliary nodes. Each node tracks the carrier phases of... Agent:
20110275309 - Communication system and method thereof: A communication system and method thereof are provided, wherein the system includes a first satellite configured to re-transmit at least a first transmitted signal at a first frequency band, a second satellite configured to re-transmit the first transmitted signal at a second frequency band, and a first terrestrial repeater configured... Agent: Delphi Technologies, Inc.
20110275310 - Method for securing a transmission, associated system and mediation platform: In a system comprising a broadcasting subsystem and a radiocommunication subsystem each connected to a mediation platform, said transmission being ciphered and arranged for being deciphered by using a key, the following steps are performed at the mediation platform, relatively to a user or group of users having terminals: determining... Agent: Nortel Networks Limited
20110275312 - Automatic detection of broadcast programming: According to one aspect, embodiments of the invention provide a method for the detection of broadcast programming, the method comprising acts of receiving audio signals from a user over a communication network, receiving audio signals from a plurality of broadcast channels over the communication network, comparing, by a processor, the... Agent:
20110275311 - Bonus and experience enhancement system for receivers of broadcast media: According to one aspect, embodiments of the invention provide a method for awarding incentives, the method comprising receiving, via a first interface of a server, audio signals from a user over a communication network, receiving, via a second interface of the server, audio signals from a plurality of broadcast channels... Agent:
20110275313 - Systems and methods for forwarding a multi-user rf signal: A dynamic frequency translating repeater operating in a mobile communications system is operable to receive a multi-user signal and perform time-varying and user-specific frequency shifting in the repeater signal. The dynamic frequency translating repeater may further perform user subcarrier specific dynamic frequency translation. Different mobile stations may be allocated different... Agent:
20110275314 - Apparatus and method for integrating a transmitting device and a battery pack: An apparatus includes a battery pack, processor attached to the battery pack, and an antenna attached to the processor for establishing a radio link with an electronic device powered by the batter pack.... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20110275319 - Adaptive inductive power supply with communication: An adaptive inductive ballast is provided with the capability to communicate with a remote device powered by the ballast. To improve the operation of the ballast, the ballast changes its operating characteristics based upon information received from the remote device. Further, the ballast may provide a path for the remote... Agent: Access Business Group International LLC
20110275318 - Contactless communication medium, antenna pattern-placed medium, communication apparatus, and antenna adjusting method: A contactless communication medium includes a base made of an insulating material, an antenna coil section including a conductor wound in a planar shape on the base, an inductance adjusting conductor pattern that is connected in parallel to a part of the conductor in the antenna coil section, and is... Agent: Sony Corporation
20110275316 - Device to device connection setup using near-field communication: Example method, apparatus, and computer program product embodiments are disclosed to enable near-field communication to be used in out-of-band initialization methods for connection setup for device-to-device communication. Example embodiments of the invention include a method comprising the steps of initiating, by a first device, an out-of-band near-field communication connection with... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20110275317 - Mobile terminal and control method thereof: A mobile terminal and a control method thereof are provided. The mobile terminal includes a display module, a camera capturing an image of a person, a short-range communication module performing near field communication with at least one of another mobile terminal to acquire information items corresponding to the captured image,... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20110275315 - Radio field intensity measurement device, and radio field intensity detector and game console using the same: The present invention provides a radio field intensity measurement device having a display portion with improved visibility, in the case of measuring a weak radiowave from a long distance. In the radio field intensity measurement device, a battery is provided as a power source for power supply and the battery... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20110275322 - Communication control method, communication device, and program: To start secondary use of a spectrum without causing an adverse effect on a communication service for primary usage, provided is a communication control method including the steps of acquiring data related to a communication environment surrounding a first communication device at the first communication device, determining that a second... Agent:
20110275324 - Communication system with microradios: A microradio is provided with a hysteretic switch to permit an optimum range increasing charging cycle, with the charging cycle being long relative to the transmit cycle. Secondly, an ensemble of microradios permits an n2 power enhancement to increase range with coherent operation. Various multi-frequency techniques are used both for... Agent: Bae Systems Information And Electronic Systems Integration Inc.
20110275323 - Headset system with two user interfaces: A headset system (1; 94) comprising a wireless headset (3; 32) and a headset base unit (2). The wireless headset (3; 32) comprises a headset transceiver (51) for wireless connectivity to the headset base unit (2), a speaker (43) and a microphone (44) and a headset user interface (52, 53).... Agent:
20110275321 - Integrated vehicle key and mobile phone system for preventing mobile phone use while driving: A system and method for controlling wireless communications in a vehicle is disclosed. The system comprises a vehicle key (102) configured to communicate with the vehicle (107). A vehicle key code is configured to identify the vehicle key (102) to the vehicle (107) and associate the vehicle key (102) with... Agent:
20110275325 - Method and system for implementing transmitting diversity and receiving diversity: The method for implementing transmitting diversity includes receiving a symbol from a destination mobile terminal, by a mobile terminal which is in the same mobile terminal group with the destination mobile terminal, wherein the symbol is also sent from the destination mobile terminal to a base station; and processing, by... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20110275320 - Multimedia playback calibration methods, devices and systems: A multimedia playback calibration method includes a calibration module operating on a mobile communications device to cause it to: introduce test data at a first end, in the mobile device, of a playback path and receive data, played back by a playback device at a second end of the playback... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110275326 - Short-periodicity carrier acquisition for satcom interference cancellation: A technique for interference cancellation in a satellite communication system involves an autocorrelation on the hub signal to detect a periodicity in the hub signal, determining a search range for a delay in the hub echo signal in accordance with the periodicity, locating the delay in the hub echo signal,... Agent:
20110275327 - Circuit board for controlling wireless dental handpiece: A system, method, and apparatus including a printed circuit board for wireless communication between the various components and devices used in a wireless dental device. The printed circuit board includes a substrate for mounting of a plurality of electronic components. The electronic components include a programmable controller; a radio frequency... Agent: Dentsply International Inc.
20110275328 - Scheme for monitoring battery of machine type communication device: Provided is a machine type communication system including a machine type communication device operating with a battery. The machine type communication system may monitor a residual power of the battery supplying power to the machine type communication device, and may output the monitored residual power to a device of a... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20110275329 - Systems and methods for over-the-air testing of wireless systems: Embodiments include systems and methods for over-the-air testing of wireless systems. Embodiments comprise separated chambers containing wireless devices. The chambers are connected by propagation path corridors.... Agent:
20110275332 - Inductive powering for a mobile communication device and a radio frequency integrated circuit: A power status signal is received in an integrated circuit that indicates an inductive power status of an inductive power module and a power status of an alternative source. A power mode is selected based on the at least one power status signal. A power mode signal is generated based... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20110275331 - Load aware power controlling: A User Equipment Apparatus is described, which include a Load Factor Determining Device and a Calculating Device. The Load Factor Determining Device is adapted for determining at least one load factor value of a neighbour sector. The Calculating Device is adapted for calculating a transmit power of the User Equipment... Agent:
20110275330 - System and method for power amplifier over-voltage protection: A system for power amplifier over-voltage protection includes a power amplifier configured to receive a system voltage, a bias circuit configured to provide a bias signal to the power amplifier, and a power amplifier over-voltage circuit configured to interrupt the bias signal when the system voltage exceeds a predetermined value,... Agent: Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
20110275333 - Re-configurable built-in antenna for portable terminal: A re-reconfigurable built-in antenna of a portable terminal is provided. The antenna includes an antenna radiator having a feeding pad electrically connected to a feeding portion of a main board of the terminal and at least one ground pad disposed in a position different from that of the feeding pad... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110275335 - Methods and systems for srs power scaling in carrier aggregation: Certain aspects of the present disclosure relate to techniques for scaling transmission power. According to certain aspects, a technique for scaling transmission power may include scaling transmission power of one or more uplink channel symbols to be transmitted in a subframe, utilizing a first set of one or more scaling... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110275334 - Servo loop for quality-factor compensation in a capacitor array: The impedance of the elements of a capacitor array in the transmitter is kept substantially constant over changes in process, temperature, and supply voltage. The impedance is maintained substantially constant by compensating a gate voltage supplied to switches in each element of the capacitor array to adjust for changes in... Agent:
20110275336 - Transmit power management for a communication device and method for use therewith: In integrated circuit includes a processing module that determines a selected one of the plurality of power modes based on a function being currently performed by at least one non-transceiver module of a host device, and generates a power mode signal based on the selected one of the plurality of... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20110275337 - Diversity receiver and method for controlling diversity receiving operation: Power consumption is reduced in a diversity receiver. A diversity receiver (10) comprises a condition determination circuit (26) determining whether a predefined condition is satisfied; and a control circuit (28) suspending diversity reception if the condition determination circuit determines that the predefined condition is satisfied.... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20110275338 - Phase pulse system and method for bandwidth and energy efficient continuous phase modulation: A new pulse shape for CPM is introduced which is obtained by a linear combination of well-known RC and REC pulse shapes. The new pulse shape addresses the tradeoff between the width of the PSD main lobe and the rate of decay of the side lobe to improve the coded... Agent: Hughes Network Systems, LLC
20110275339 - Methods and systems for blending between stereo and mono in a fm receiver: Methods and systems for blending the audio output from a received FM signal between stereo and mono in which the L−R (left-minus-right) gain of the FM MPX may be adjusted as a function of RF signal to noise ratio (SNR) and the L+R (left-plus-right) noise level. During blending, the L−R... Agent:
20110275340 - Semiconductor integrated circuit: The present invention aims to efficiently calibrate the characteristics of a pair of reception or transmission low-pass filters by a receiving or transmitting circuit. A semiconductor integrated circuit includes an RF receiver that processes an RF reception signal, an RF transmitter that generates an RF transmission signal and a frequency... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20110275341 - Ip2 calibration measurement and signal generation: A radio frequency receiver on an integrated circuit (RFIC) includes an oscillator circuit, which generates a radio frequency (RF) oscillatory signal having a predetermined frequency that is outside of an intermediate frequency passband of the RFIC. An amplitude modulator modulates the RF oscillatory signal to produce an amplitude modulated signal... Agent: Sirf Technology Inc.
20110275342 - Emergency call handling while roaming: The present invention relates to a method and arrangements in a communications network for handling a signaling relating to an prioritized call from a User Equipment, UE, roaming between a first and a second Base Stations, BS. The call is sent from said UE and received by said second BS.... Agent:
20110275343 - Wireless emergency breaker beacon for use with wireless telecommunication devices: A security services method for a wireless device, and related wireless devices, are disclosed. A security triggering event is monitored within the wireless device. This triggering event may be one or more of unauthorized loss of main battery power, activation of an emergency button on the wireless device or destructive... Agent:
20110275344 - System and methods for carrier-centric mobile device data communications cost monitoring and control: Systems and methods for providing carrier-centric data communications cost monitoring and controls are provided. In an embodiment, the method operates by receiving a registration request associated with a subscriber session, determining current data usage associated with the subscriber, and receiving data usage thresholds. The method further comprises receiving quotas associated... Agent: Bridgewater Systems Corp.
20110275345 - Offline charging for sessions over a 3gpp network and a wlan access network: Communication networks and methods are disclosed for providing offline charging in a 3GPP network for sessions over a wireless local area network (WLAN) access network. A AAA server in the 3GPP network provides offline charging messages for a session to an offline charging system. If a data flow is established... Agent:
20110275346 - Method and apparatus for rule triggered mobile advertising: An advertising subsidized communication service is provided that can be utilized by eligible subscribers in instances designated by mobile operators or advertisers. An eligible subscriber that meets certain criteria, such as having a low pre-paid balance, can opt-in to an advertising subsidized service initiated through an SCP proxy for the... Agent:
20110275347 - Mobile communication method and radio base station: A mobile communication method comprises a step of setting a restriction type by the femtocell radio base station #A in response to input of predetermined information to the femtocell radio base station #A, the restriction type indicating restricted processes to be applied to a mobile station UE belonging to the... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20110275348 - System and method for unlocking a device: A system for unlocking a mobile device including: an input module configured to receive voice information; an output module configured to output an unlock signal; a processor connected to the input module and output module and configured to: receive the voice information from the input module; analyze the voice information;... Agent: Bce Inc.
20110275349 - Mobile phone message archiving system: A message archiving system (100) comprising a message archiving server (102), at least one message service centre interface (106); and at least one POI interface (108). When a mobile phone number of a participating user (116) is designated as the receiver of a mobile phone-based message (120) communicated by way... Agent: Voxp Pte. Ltd.
20110275350 - Method of simulating communication: A method of simulating a conversation includes providing at least one pre-programmed conversational script on a storage device; selecting the at least one pre-programmed conversational script for playback on the mobile communications device at a predetermined time; receiving an incoming communications alert on the mobile communications device; reciting the selected... Agent:
20110275351 - Mobile voicemail application: An arrangement is provided for detecting that a called party is not (or is not able) to accept an incoming call, such that a voicemail application should be initiated. In response to this detection, a premium voicemail service is initiated, for example by a SIP server that does not typically... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20110275355 - Disambiguating ambiguous characters: In one general sense, information may be presented to a user by receiving one or more ambiguous characters that may be resolved to one of at least two disambiguated characters, exchanging at least one of the ambiguous characters with a host, receiving, from the host, results that reflect disambiguated terms... Agent:
20110275353 - Methods and apparatus of a remote monitoring system: In one aspect, an apparatus of a data storage and forward device comprises: a cellular phone interface, a controller, a memory, an internet connection and a status indicator, wherein the data sensed by the cellular phone is transferred and stored in the memory, and forwarded to the internet connection. In... Agent:
20110275356 - Methods and circuits for detecting and reporting high-energy particles using mobile phones and other portable computing devices: Described are mobile phones that incorporate radiation detectors formed using commonly available semiconductor memories. The radiation detectors require little or no additional hardware over what is available in a conventional phone, and can thus be integrated with little expense or packaging modifications. The low cost supports a broad distribution of... Agent: Rambus Inc.
20110275354 - Personal companion: A method of advertizing using a device called Personal Companion. The Personal Companion is a specially designed device or existing Smart Phone linked to cloud based servers via Communication Careers. The device and other enabling gadgets and services are distributed free of charge to members of the public in return... Agent:
20110275352 - Systems and methods of timing dtmf tones for telephony control: Control and status information between a mobile device and another device can be signaled over a voice channel using DTMF tones, e.g., a pre-defined sequence of DTMF tones can signal a desired message (more generally, a feature code). Tones sent are separated from each other by a time gap (Tgap... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110275357 - Method for associating communications devices: Methods and systems for enabling at least two parties to create a potential for associating communications devices are provided. In a first case, a first communications device has a first network address and a second communications device has a second network address. A server receives a first input pattern from... Agent:
20110275358 - Application state and activity transfer between devices: A method of operating a personal electronic device and an in-vehicle infotainment system includes running an application on one of the personal electronic device and the in-vehicle infotainment system. It is sensed that the personal electronic device has been, or soon will be, moved into or out of a proximity... Agent: Robert Bosch Gmbh
20110275359 - Carrier aggregation for two radio systems: A method includes enabling interoperability between different types of wireless communication systems operating with different types of air interfaces to provide downlink radio resource aggregation for a user equipment. Enabling includes establishing a first connection between a medium access control (MAC) protocol layer of a first wireless communication system and... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20110275362 - Communications system, base station apparatus, and communication method: In a communication system, an upper-level carrier has communication functions for both first and second sessions. A first communication unit communicates with the upper-level carrier through a first communication session established therewith. A second communication unit communicates with the upper-level carrier through a second communication session established therewith. A communication... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110275363 - Method for identifying a mbsfn subframe at a user equipment (ue) in a wireless communication system: A method for identifying a MBSFN (Multimedia Broadcast multicast service Single Frequency Network) subframe at a user equipment (UE) in a wireless communication system is disclosed. Receiving module may receive receiving a subframe type information from an base station (BS). Receiving module may receive type information of the MBSFN subframe.... Agent:
20110275360 - Privacy gateway: The present invention relates to methods and apparatus for maintaining the privacy of a user 103, 105 and/or user's mobile device 104, 106 when communicating with an application 109, 110. Communications between a mobile device 104 of a user 103 and an application 109 are controlled wherein the mobile device... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20110275361 - Restricting access point transmissions: Transmissions by a first access point (e.g., a femto cell) are restricted upon detecting an access terminal in the vicinity of the first access point in the event the access terminal is communicating with a second access point (e.g., a macro cell). Upon detection of such an access terminal, the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110275364 - Device-driven intelligence and feedback for performance optimization and planning of a service network: System(s), device(s), method(s), and user interfaces are provided to enable a subscriber device to report network operation conditions, such as network performance incidents, to receive feedback from the network related to the incident and available or possibly available solutions, and to produce network intelligence suitable for network planning and network... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20110275365 - Wireless communication network accessibility performance measurement: A method and respectively adapted components of a wireless communication network are described for determining a connection setup request success rate in the wireless communication system. In a first step, carried out in a mobile station, a connection setup request is transmitted from a mobile station to a network element... Agent:
20110275366 - Control of electronic devices in a network: A first electronic device is in communication with a base station of a network using a first communications technology and a second electronic device is in communication with the network using a second communications technology. The first and second electronic devices may be controlled by: identifying at a controller connected... Agent:
20110275368 - Data-communication system scanning method and apparatus of a dual mode mobile device: A data-communication system scanning method and apparatus of a dual mode mobile device. The method includes acquiring a mobile communication system and storing a local time used by the acquired mobile communication system. The method also includes identifying a local time used by a data communication system sensed and determining... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20110275367 - Method and apparatus for cellular roaming charge bypass call completion: Systems and methods for avoiding roaming or communications charges when a mobile communications device such as a cellular telephone receives an incoming telephone call use a non-native communications provider, such as a VOIP service provider to redirect the call. A subscriber's mobile communications device establishes a data connection to the... Agent: Vonage Network, LLC.
20110275369 - Telecommunications networks: An arrangement for determining radio coverage provided by a telecommunications system to a user of a mobile device is disclosed. In the case of a GSM or UMTS mobile device, if the device is in the idle mode (step A) and if a paging operation is not scheduled (step B),... Agent: VodafoneIPLicensing Limited
20110275370 - Handling synchronization in an uncoordinated deployment: The present invention relates to methods, apparatuses, a system, and a computer program product for synchronizing to an uncoordinated access network. A new access device added to the access network is temporarily set into an over-the-air discover state and identification signals are broadcast from the new access device. Operating access... Agent:
20110275372 - Method, apparatus and system for processing registration backup data: A method, an apparatus, and a system for processing registration backup data are disclosed. A Serving Call Session Control Function (S-CSCF) receives a request from a User Equipment (UE) and judges whether the request carries multi-registration information so as to decide whether to add multi-registration indication information into a Server... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20110275373 - User equipment supporting multiple mobile communication systems and cell selection method for the same: A user equipment supporting multiple communication systems and a cell selection method for the same are provided. The cell selection method, for a user equipment supporting first and second systems, includes storing records of services received by the user equipment in a service log, receiving, by the user equipment, a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110275374 - Handover during carrier aggregation operation in wireless communication network: Methods for performing handovers and addition of carriers during carrier aggregation operation are described. A mobile station can indicate failure to perform downlink synchronization to some but not all cells of a target eNB, in response to a handover command. The mobile station can activate carriers based on various combinations... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20110275376 - Method for adaptive distributed mobile communications, corresponding system and computer program product: A method of arranging exchange of signals between user terminals in a cellular communication system and at least one base station including a central unit and a plurality of remote units. The method includes exchanging signals with at least one user terminal simultaneously via at least two remote units by... Agent:
20110275377 - Method, network system and destination network for transmitting qos during a handover process between systems: A method for transmitting quality of service (QoS) during a handover process between systems and a network system and a destination network thereof are provided, which enable the QoS to be transmitted to a second access network during a handover process of a user equipment (UE) between systems. The method... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20110275375 - Mobile station and mobile communication method: A mobile station (UE) according to the present invention includes: a reception unit (11) configured to receive broadcast information in a second cell, after a handover from a first cell to the second cell in response to received handover information; and a control unit (12) configured to continue a communication... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20110275378 - Multi-cell communication method and system of a mobile terminal, a micro base station, and a macro base station: Communication methods of a macro base station which collects position information about a mobile micro base station and that is served by the macro base station, predicts a channel between the macro base station and the micro base station, and performs a handover between the macro base station and the... Agent:
20110275379 - Apparatus and method for dynamic resolution of secondary communication system resources: An apparatus, method and system for dynamic resolution of secondary communication system resources for communications in a communication system. In one embodiment, an 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 apparatus to... Agent:
20110275381 - Methods and arrangements in a radio communication system: An Uplink control channel resource Management Module (120, 130), referred to as “UMM”, and a method in the UMM for assigning, to a radio network node 110, uplink control channel resources, referred to as “UCCHR”, for use in a uplink control channel between the radio network node (110) and a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20110275380 - Systems, methods, and computer program products for compensating for interference in sector transmissions: A method for interference cancellation in a device that receives transmissions from multiple sources is disclosed. The method includes receiving multiple slots, each including a pilot segment and a traffic segment. A first one of the slots includes information indicating an activity level of a traffic segment of the first... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110275382 - Measurements and fast power adjustments in d2d communications: At a cluster head/first device there is received, from each of at least two other devices with which the cluster head has a respective wireless link, a quality indicator for the respective link observed by the respective other device. The cluster head compiles those received quality indicators into a compressed... Agent:
20110275384 - Adaptive location data buffering for location-aware applications: A method of buffering location data on a mobile device. The method transmits location data packets via an unreliable protocol to a receiving device and buffers a copy of the location data packet. Periodically, the method also transmits a location data packet via a reliable protocol to the receiving device.... Agent: University Of South Florida
20110275383 - Cell-id translation in a location based system (lbs): A Cell-ID translation module accesses a Cell-ID translation database to associate original Cell-ID information with new or changed (i.e., translated) Cell-ID information received by a handset. A Cell-ID database is effectively regularly changed rendering useless any third party databases previously collected without authorization by the relevant mobile operators. Cell-IDs collected... Agent:
20110275385 - System and methods for observed time difference of arrival measurements for location services in cellular devices: Systems and methods for providing improved location such as emergency services location of mobile devices in an over the air communications system are disclosed. On receiving a request, a user equipment (UE) mobile device makes observed time difference of arrival (OTDOA) measurements on signals received from certain cell communication elements.... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20110275386 - Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, information processing device, information processing method, and program: A wireless communication device includes a transmission portion, an information acquisition portion, a storage portion, a selection portion, and a transmission control portion. The transmission portion transmits information. The information acquisition portion acquires location information for the wireless communication device that includes a received signal strength of a signal that... Agent: Sony Corporation
20110275387 - Communication gateway: The present invention relates to methods and apparatus for enabling location data for a user 110 to be included in communication messages from the user 110. A communication message is received from a mobile device 103 of the user 110 wherein the communication message is addressed to or intended for... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20110275388 - Methods and apparatuses for geospatial-based sharing of information by multiple devices: A system for exchanging GPS or other position data between wireless devices for purposes of group activities, child location monitoring, work group coordination, dispatching of employees etc. Cell phones and other wireless devices with GPS receivers have loaded therein a Buddy Watch application and a TalkControl application. The Buddy Watch... Agent: Xone, Inc.
20110275389 - Use of local position fix when remote position fix is unavailable: A mobile computing device has a transceiver circuit, a location determination circuit, and a processing circuit. The transceiver circuit is configured to receive a remote position fix from a remote computer via a wireless network. The location determination circuit is configured to receive satellite data and to calculate a local... Agent:
20110275390 - Method for stitching multiple converging paths: A method of stitching converging path segments to aesthetically label Y-intersections, path bifurcations or splits in roads or the like entails determining which pair of adjacent path segments subtend the largest angle. The path segments subtending the largest angle are reconstructed (stitched together) and a single instance of the label... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110275392 - Method for channel estimation, base station and mobile node: The present invention refers to channel estimation in a communications network. According to the present invention, first two reference signals are transmitted by a base station to a set of mobile nodes in said communications network, wherein said base station includes first two antenna ports and wherein each of said... Agent:
20110275391 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal includes a display, a user input unit configured to receive a user command, and a wireless communication unit configured to wirelessly communicate with a first entity over a first communication path and to wirelessly communicate with any of a plurality of external devices, each comprising a display,... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20110275393 - Interaction analysis and prioritization of mobile content: In embodiments of the present invention improved capabilities are described for receiving interaction information relating to a first mobile communication facility, weighting content based at least in part on the interaction information, and ordering the content for presentation on a second mobile communication facility based at least in part on... Agent:
20110275398 - Channel arrangement method and radio communication device: Provided is a radio communication base station device which can prevent lowering of use efficiency of a channel communication resource for performing a frequency diversity transmission when simultaneously performing a frequency scheduling transmission and the frequency diversity transmission in a multicarrier communication. In the device, a modulation unit (12) executes... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20110275395 - Method and arrangement relating to power consumption in a communications network: The present invention relates to a method and an infrastructure arrangement for controlling power consumption of at least one User Equipment (UE) (320a-320c) in a wireless communications network (300) by initially scheduling said at least one UE and increasing power efficiency for said at least one UE (320a).... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20110275396 - Reference signal arrangement method and wireless communication base station apparatus: A wireless communication base station apparatus which is able to prevent deterioration in the throughput of LTE terminals even when LTE terminals and LTE+ terminals coexist. In this apparatus, based on the mapping pattern of the reference signals used only in LTE+ terminals, a setting unit (105) sets, in each... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20110275394 - Resource partitioning information for enhanced interference coordination: Methods and apparatus for partitioning resources for enhanced inter-cell interference coordination (eICIC) are provided. Certain aspects involve broadcasting a message indicating time-domain resource partitioning information (RPI), where a user equipment (UE) may be operating in idle mode. With the RPI, the UE may be able to identify protected resources with... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110275397 - Uplink reference signal allocation and assignment for cell clusters: The inventive methods and apparatus disclosed herein allocate and assign uplink reference signals to cells (104, 106) within a cell cluster (100, 302, 402, 502) based on the type of cell. According to an embodiment, uplink reference signals are allocated within a cell cluster (100, 102, 302, 402, 502) by... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20110275399 - Resource allocation in uplink ofdma: A method and arrangement in a node for allocating transmission resources is presented. The present method and arrangement for scheduling, allocates frequency resources based on the received signal power of user equipment. Thus in particular uplink power can be better utilized. According to the present method and arrangement the resource... Agent:
20110275400 - Method and apparatus for enhancing wireless communications to and from the inside of a building: An apparatus for enhancing wireless communications to and from a building is provided. A first antenna associated with the building for sending and receiving wireless signals to and from a wireless signal transponder located remote from the building and a signal path interface are provided. A first signal path is... Agent: Optical Cable Corporation
20110275401 - Wireless portable radio vehicle communication system: A communications system for a vehicle user is provided. The system comprises a portable receiver which the vehicle user can easily carry on his or her person. The portable receiver is capable of receiving coded transmissions from a vehicle-mounted transmitter which is capable of activating a function in a portable... Agent: Pinnacle Peak Holding Corporation (d.b.a Setcom Corp)
20110275402 - Communication unit and method for selective frequency synchronization in a cellular communication network: A communication unit comprises a receiver for receiving radio frequency (RF) signals from at least one wireless serving communication unit, and signal processing logic module arranged to decode information within the received RF signals is the at least one wireless serving communication unit. The signal processing logic module is further... Agent:
20110275405 - Method and arrangement in a communication system: Method and arrangement in a first carrier controller, associated with a network node. The method aims at providing distributed power management of a plurality of power amplifiers within a sector. The first carrier controller, the network node and the power amplifiers are comprised within a communication system. Also, at least... Agent:
20110275404 - Method and system for controlling pilot power of home nodeb: The present invention discloses a method for controlling pilot power of an HNB, comprising: initializing the HNB and setting up communication connection between the HMB and a mobile terminal user, and further comprising: determining a setting type of a current data communication service; increasing current pilot power when the current... Agent: Zte Corporation
20110275403 - Uplink power control in aggregated carrier communication systems: A user equipment (UE) is configured for carrier aggregation in a wireless communication system. The UE decodes transmit power control commands from at least one downlink control channel for at least one uplink channel, where the at least one uplink channel is to be transmitted in a component carrier of... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110275406 - Adjustment of electromagnetic fields produced by wireless communications devices: Methods and apparatus are provided for adjusting the electromagnetic fields produced by telephones or other mobile devices capable of wireless communication. A wireless communication device includes a substrate having a ground plane. An antenna is coupled to the ground plane, and electrical currents are produced in the ground plane during... Agent: Symbol Technologies, Inc.
20110275407 - Mobile phone and control method thereof: The present invention provides a mobile phone including: a casing; a first battery disposed inside the casing; a control module disposed inside the casing; and a signal converting module movably connected to the casing and including: a second battery; and a converting unit for converting at least one wireless signal... Agent: Inventec Appliances Corp.
20110275409 - Mobile terminal and image display method therein: A mobile terminal and image displaying method therein, by which a display of object relevant information included in a preview image can be effectively controlled. The present invention includes receiving an input of the image externally, obtaining object relevant information of each of a plurality of objects, displaying the inputted... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20110275408 - Orientation sensor calibration: A mobile device configured to be used in a wireless communication network includes: an image capture device; at least one sensor configured to measure a first orientation of the mobile device; and a processor communicatively coupled to the image capture device and the at least one sensor and configured to:... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110275410 - Remote-controlled drug pump devices: Drug pump devices may be remotely controlled and/or reprogrammed by a smartphone or other wireless handheld device.... Agent: Minipumps, LLC
20110275411 - Method and apparatus for configuration of a device personality based on mobile device identity module: A method and apparatus for configuration of a device personality based on mobile device identity module, the method including checking an identity module on the mobile device for one or more network modes; and configuring the personality of the mobile device based on results of the checking step.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110275412 - Automatic gain control based on detected pressure: A method and apparatus is provided for adjusting the gain imparted to a signal by an audio transducer such as a microphone and/or a speaker, which is employed by an electronic device having a multi-touch screen user input. The method begins when pressure applied to the multi-touch screen by a... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20110275417 - Cellular phone: A cellular phone capable of observing a background. The cellular phone includes a first main body and a second main body slidably connected to the first main body. A display is provided to the second main body. The display is divided into a first area that is not overlapped with... Agent: Samsung Mobile Display Co., Ltd.
20110275414 - Handheld electronic communication device: A handheld electronic communication device including a body including an input device facing a first direction, and a display device coupled to the body. The display device has a first display screen and a second display screen. The second display screen faces an opposite direction as the first display screen.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110275413 - Handheld electronic communication device including touch-sensitive display: A handheld electronic communication device includes a body including an input device and a display assembly including a display. The display assembly is connected to the body and moveable relative to the body, between a first position in which a first portion of the display is covered by the body... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110275416 - Mobile terminal and method for controlling the same: Disclosed herein are a mobile terminal and a method for controlling the same, which provide a user with a frame-scale content playback progress status information from the related art time-scale content playback progress status information. As described above, the mobile terminal includes a touch screen configured to display a playback... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20110275415 - Mobile terminal and method for displaying an image in a mobile terminal: A mobile terminal is provided that includes a camera module for capturing an image; a position-location module for obtaining first information regarding a current location of the mobile terminal; a display unit for displaying the captured image and a viewpoint indicator on the captured image, the viewpoint indicator displayed at... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20110275418 - Portable multifunction device, method, and graphical user interface for conference calling: In some embodiments, a portable multifunction device with a touch screen display performs a method that includes: displaying a phone call user interface on the touch screen display, wherein the phone call user interface includes: a first informational item associated with an active phone call between a user of the... Agent:
20110275419 - Wireless headset having improved rf immunity to rf electromagnetic interference produced from a mobile wireless communications device: A wireless headset has improved immunity to RF electromagnetic interference produced from wireless communications devices. A headset body is adapted to be worn by a user and includes a microphone and earpiece. An antenna receives wireless communication signals and passes them to RF and audio circuitry mounted within the headset... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110275420 - 4-in-1 box integrating paperweight, name card, mobile phone and charger: A 4-in-1 box integrating paperweight, name card, mobile phone and charger, which is mainly provided with a box body; the box body is provided with a replaceable echelonment baffle that is used to separate it into a semi-open first/second holding space and a confined space; the first and second holding... Agent:
20110275421 - Mobile wireless communications device with an integrated battery/antenna and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a portable housing, a cellular transceiver carried by the portable housing, and a battery carried by the portable housing and comprising a pair of electrodes and an electrolyte therebetween. The mobile wireless communications device may further include a wireless communications circuit carried by... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110275422 - Method and apparatus for double slider device with tilting display: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a housing, a first hinge member, and a second hinge member. The housing includes a first housing section and a second housing section. The first hinge member is connected to the first housing... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20110275423 - Mobile phone slide module: The present invention relates to a mobile phone slide module, and more particularly to a mobile phone slide module in which scratches and noise do not occur during the sliding operation of a mobile phone. The mobile phone slide module according to the present invention is installed between a movable... Agent: Hanbit Precision Co., Ltd.11/03/2011 > 123 patent applications in 56 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20110269392 - Method of performing feedback load reduction and related communication device: A method of performing feedback load reduction for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises measuring a signal from the network to get Channel State Information (CSI); comparing the measured CSI with at least one threshold and determining one region where the CSI falls... Agent:
20110269394 - Application of system information changes by relays: Teachings herein include a base station and a relay node for propagating system information changes from the base station to the relay node. Upon receiving changes from the base station, the relay node advantageously determines whether to apply the changes immediately or to defer application until a set time period.... Agent:
20110269393 - Method and apparatus for uplink scheduling using relays: In one or more embodiments, the present invention provides a method and apparatus for “early” triggering of a BSR in a relay node. Doing so is advantageous, for example, in reducing the overall time between a UE's transmission of data to a relay node on an access link and the... Agent:
20110269395 - Systems and method for canceling feedback interference: The present application discloses systems and methods for reducing output-to-input feedback signal interference caused by a forwarding node that is configured to forward information received from a transmitter. In some embodiments, this output-to-input feedback signal interference is compensated for by the transmitter. For example, the transmitter is configured such that... Agent:
20110269396 - Method for the control of a wireless communications link for mitigating adjacent satellite interference: A method for remotely and dynamically controlling adjacent satellite interference comprising monitoring one or more off-axis signals emitted by one or more remote transmitters; determining whether one or more of the off-axis signals is creating adjacent satellite interference (ASI), off axis emissions and inband interference that is higher than a... Agent: Comtech Ef Data Corp.
20110269397 - radio coverage extender for a personal area network node embedded in a user communications terminal: A radio coverage extender is provided for extending the radio range of a wireless network node embedded in a user terminal, for example a ZigBee node integrated on the SIM card of a mobile phone. The radio coverage extender may include: a radio signal repeater operable to receive radio signals... Agent: Telecom Italia S.p.a.
20110269399 - Adaptive inductive power supply with communication: An adaptive inductive ballast is provided with the capability to communicate with a remote device powered by the ballast. To improve the operation of the ballast, the ballast changes its operating characteristics based upon information received from the remote device. Further, the ballast may provide a path for the remote... Agent: Access Business Group International LLC
20110269398 - Bidirectional transmission coil and bidirectional transmission system using the same: There is provided a bidirectional transmission coil capable of miniaturizing a structure and carrying out reliable transmission of a data signal. A transmitting coil L1 generates a magnetic flux of a transmission signal by a high frequency signal applied thereto. A receiving coil L2 is arranged to be positioned concentrically... Agent: B & Plus K.k.
20110269401 - Method for measuring fluid flow in a non-conductive pipe: A microradio is provided with a hysteretic switch to permit an optimum range increasing charging cycle, with the charging cycle being long relative to the transmit cycle. Secondly, an ensemble of microradios permits an n2 power enhancement to increase range with coherent operation. Various multi-frequency techniques are used both for... Agent: Bae Systems Information And Electronic Systems Integration Inc.
20110269400 - Method of optimized-sharing of multimedia content and mobile terminal employing the same: An apparatus and method for displaying information using a mobile terminal connectable to peripheral devices through corresponding wireless communication is provided. The method includes receiving profile information from one or more of the peripheral devices connected through the corresponding wireless communication, each received profile information having identification information identifying the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110269404 - Active antenna device, network device and access point of a wireless network: An active antenna device, a network device, an access point equipped with the network device and a plurality of distributed active antenna devices form components of a communication system. The active antenna device contains an antenna unit, an amplifier unit and a control unit, wherein the amplification of the amplifier... Agent: Siemens Aktiengesellschaft
20110269402 - Apparatus and method of performing minimization of drive tests: A method and corresponding apparatus for performing minimization of drive tests (MDT) in a mobile communication system are provided. The method may include receiving, by a base station, a control message from a user equipment (UE). The control message may be one of a MDT prohibit indication configured to indicate... Agent:
20110269406 - Base station apparatus, mobile station apparatus, communication system, base station apparatus control method, mobile station apparatus control method, and recording medium storing program: To enable a mobile station, when a base station carries out a measurement of a radio signal coming from an adjacent cell while suspending at least one of radio transmission to and radio reception from the mobile station when a base station's own cell is in operation, to recognize that... Agent: Nec Corporation
20110269405 - Method and apparatus for dynamic transmitter to multi-carrier power amplifier mapping: According to the teachings presented herein, dynamic mapping is used to determine which multi-carrier power amplifiers (MC-PAs) provide the required transmit power for individual ones of the transmitters in a base station. With dynamic mapping, the required transmit power of any one or more of the transmitters can be distributed... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20110269407 - Method and apparatus for inter-cell synchronization in a multi-cell environment: The present invention relates to a method for synchronizing multiple cells, which perform cooperative multi-input multi-output operations, as well as to a method for inter-cell synchronization in a multi-cell environment, comprising the steps of: measuring a propagation delay of a cooperative base station; transmitting the measured propagation delay to a... Agent:
20110269408 - Method of determining conditions on the ground using microradios: A microradio is provided with a hysteretic switch to permit an optimum range increasing charging cycle, with the charging cycle being long relative to the transmit cycle. Secondly, an ensemble of microradios permits an n2 power enhancement to increase range with coherent operation. Various multi-frequency techniques are used both for... Agent: Bae Systems Information And Electronic Systems Integration Inc.
20110269409 - Mobile station apparatus, base station apparatus, communication method and communication system: In the case that periodical transmission of transmission signal number-of-sequence quality indicative signal cannot be performed, the number of transmission signal sequences is clarified in association with reception quality information that is generated immediately after the case, and the base station apparatus performs appropriate communication resource allocation. A mobile station... Agent:
20110269403 - Radio base station, radio equipment, and radio equipment controller: A radio equipment in a radio base station is configured to measure received signal strength of an uplink signal transmitted by a mobile station and includes a TRX function unit configured to transmit IQ data and control information to a radio equipment controller by using a frame including an IQ... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20110269410 - Radio communication apparatus, radio network system, and data link construction method used for the same: The present invention provides a radio communication apparatus that does not need installation of multiple radio devices in a communication node and requires only a single radio device to construct a data link of any of line-of-sight communication, over-the-horizon communication and aerial-vehicle communication. A radio communication apparatus includes a line-of-sight... Agent: Nec Corporation
20110269411 - Connection-responsive push-to-talk: Apparatus and method to monitor the coupling of one or two audio devices and to augment the function of a PTT switch to causes the PTT function of one audio device to be engaged regardless of which of the two operated positions into which the switch is moved in response... Agent:
20110269412 - Selective push-to-talk: A push-to-talk (PTT) switch with biasing to a first center position in which in which the PTT function of neither one of up to two audio devices is engaged, also having a first operated position to which the switch may be moved by hand operation to cause the PTT function... Agent:
20110269413 - Circuit board and method for manufacturing the same: There are provided a circuit board and a method for manufacturing the same. The circuit board according to the present invention includes: a first wiring pattern that is formed on one surface of the board; a second wiring pattern that is formed on the other surface of the board; an... Agent: Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.
20110269414 - Combining body-coupled communication and radio frequency communication: In summary, the present invention relates to a device, a method, a system and a computer program enabling to ensure a reliable communication even under difficult radio frequency conditions. In case data cannot be successfully communicated by a radio frequency communication, the data may be transmitted to another device by... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20110269415 - Method and system for shot tracking: The present invention is a method for transmitting a RFID signal while conserving battery power of a circuit. The method comprises charging a capacitor using a battery. The battery is in electrical communication with a resistor and the resistor is in electrical communication with a capacitor and a load switch.... Agent: Callaway Golf Company
20110269416 - Transmitter: The present invention provides a transmitter which performs matching between parts, corresponding to switching between bands for transmission signals and performs more suitable matching in response to unintended changes in device characteristics inside the parts due to secular changes or the like, and etc. The transmitter includes matching circuits coupled... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20110269417 - Apparatus, and associated method, for operating upon received data at a receiving station capable of diversity operation: Apparatus, and an associated method, for a receiving station, such as the receive part of a mobile station, that has diversity antennas. The receiving station includes both legacy demodulators and a diversity demodulator. Calculations are made to determine signal indicia associated with the signal energy detected at the diversity antennas.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110269418 - Rf performance improvement: A method is disclosed that includes measuring, under control of one or more processors of a mobile device, performance of a radio frequency reception parameter for radio frequency reception for the mobile device. The mobile device includes one or more antennas over which the radio frequency reception occurs and the... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20110269419 - Rf switches: RF switching devices are provided that alternatively couple an antenna to either a transmitter amplifier or a receiver amplifier. An exemplary RF switching device comprises two valves, one for a receiver transmission line between the antenna and the receiver amplifier, the other for a transmitter transmission line between the antenna... Agent:
20110269420 - Communication system, femto base station, call session control server, home subscriber server, communication method, and program: A communication system of the present invention is a communication system connected to a public communication network including emergency organization communication apparatus (14), the communication system includes femto base station (2) wirelessly connected to wireless terminal (1), wherein femto base station (2) includes a first communication controller that attaches first... Agent:
20110269421 - System and method for dynamic provisioning: A system and method for dynamic provisioning is provided. In an embodiment, a provisioning engine receives data representing a device profile, a device state and a network state, and to the extent that the device profile, device state and network state are not consistent, the engine can dynamically re-provision the... Agent: Redknee Inc.
20110269424 - Data transfer and synchronization system: The invention relates to the transference of data between two systems independent of the form in which the data is kept on the respective systems, and in particular to providing an efficient means of communicating data between systems and devices. It further relates to a system for allowing users to... Agent: Synchronoss Technologies, Inc.
20110269427 - Femtocell communication system, apparatus, control method, and program: A Femtocell base station has a determination means and a transmission means. The determination means, upon receiving a location update request message from UE (User Equipment), determines whether a first message that prompts the UE to again attempt a location update should be transmitted to the UE, whether a second... Agent:
20110269428 - Method for authenticating mobile units attached to a femtocell that operates according to code division multiple access: The present invention provides a method involving a femtocell in communication with a secure core network such as an Internet Protocol Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) network. The method includes receiving, from the femtocell and at a first secure entity in the IMS network, a global challenge including information indicating a random... Agent: Lucent Technologies, Inc.
20110269426 - Methods and arrangements for communication channel re-establishment: The present invention relates to Radio Resource Control, RRC Connection re-establishments of unauthenticated calls or sessions between MEs, and one or more eNodeBs. By making use of the Cell Identity of the cell in which a ME having radio connection malfunction resides, in the calculation of a Message Authentication Code... Agent:
20110269425 - Securely establishing presence on telecommunication devices: In some embodiments, a user may associate a first communication type (e.g., Wi-Fi calling application) with a second communication type (e.g., standard ten-digit mobile telephone number), so that the user may have calls directed to an active communication type in a predetermined preference. In various embodiments, communication devices may become... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.
20110269422 - System and method for routing a message to a mobile device associated with multiple communication profiles: A communication management system receives, from a first cellular network operator, a request for routing information for a message that is addressed to a mobile device using a first communication profile. When the communication management system determines that the mobile device is connected to a second cellular network operator using... Agent:
20110269423 - Wireless network authentication apparatus and methods: Apparatus and methods for authenticating and granting a client device (e.g., cellular telephone) access to a network. In one embodiment, a network service provider such as a cellular telephone company may distribute user access (e.g., Universal Subscriber Identity Module or “USIM”) credentials to a services manager via a USIM vendor.... Agent:
20110269429 - Transcription systems and methods: A communication device may participate in telephone calls. The communication device may allow a user to request transcription of a telephone call by prompting the user when the telephone call is completed. The communication device may display a call history user interface and, in response to a selection of a... Agent: Speechink, Inc.
20110269430 - Change detection of target identification data in lawful interception systems: A node of telecommunications network comprises comparing means for comparing current mobile station ID information with previously stored mobile station ID information. The node also comprises preparing means for preparing a notification message including both the previous mobile station ID information and the current mobile station ID information.... Agent:
20110269431 - System and method for interrupt control on a handheld device: An interrupt message is sent over one of a plurality of transport mediums from a first mobile device to a second mobile device. The interrupt message may include a first mobile device identifier associated with a transport medium that is independent of the plurality of transport mediums. Upon receipt of... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110269432 - Local voicemail for mobile devices: This document describes various techniques for implementing local voicemail on a mobile device. These techniques may include enabling the mobile device to answer a voice call, record audio of the voice call to provide a voicemail file, and store the voicemail file to local computer-readable media. A locally stored voicemail... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20110269433 - Mobile communications terminal providing memo function and method thereof: A mobile communication terminal including a controller configured to activate both a speakerphone function and an additional function on the terminal when a functional key corresponding to the additional function is selected during an existing call, and an input unit configured to input information related to the additional function during... Agent:
20110269435 - Automatic iconic display of calendar events on computing devices by inspecting events text: A system and method for displaying text calendar entries as an iconic display that automatically selects a picture and extracts useful text to show as the calendar display by inspecting each calendar entry's text. The picture used may be determined from a database of pictures and keywords. The database may... Agent:
20110269434 - Method and apparatus for timestamping uplink messages: Methods and devices are provided for disambiguating the timing of uplink transmissions. In one embodiment, the method may involve receiving from a wireless network a global time value having a wraparound time longer than that of a system frame number for the network, the global time value being based at... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110269436 - Method and system for enabling gaming via a mobile device: A method and system for enabling gaming via a mobile device are provided. A request is received from the mobile device to participate in gaming. Primary location information determined by the mobile device for the location of the mobile device is received with the request. The primary location information is... Agent: Mobilotto Systems, Inc.
20110269438 - Performing transactions with an electronic transaction card: An electronic transaction card communicates with an add-on slot of an intelligent electronic device. The add-on slot may be a memory card slot. The intelligent electronic device may be a mobile phone or other device with or without network connectivity. The electronic transaction card may have magnetic field producing circuitry... Agent: Tyfone, Inc.
20110269437 - System and method for accessing multi-media content via a mobile terminal: A system for accessing multi-media content is provided, which is adapted to be accessed by a mobile terminal through a radio net work. The system comprises storage means adapted to store a plurality of multi-media content files having different digital formats. The system further comprises a mobile terminal characterizing unit,... Agent: Vivendi Mobile Entertainment
20110269439 - Method, devices and system having out of office based presence: A communication device receives an out-of-office message regarding a first contact. An application executing on the communication device displays a name of the first contact and an out-of-office indication regarding the first contact without displaying said out-of-office message.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110269440 - Advanced call forwarding user interface for mobile communication device: A call forwarding user interface for a mobile communication device provides selective access to pre-stored identifying data (e.g., an address book) for a user to define one or more call forwarding destinations for predetermined call forwarding conditions. Call forwarding profiles of such identifying data may also be defined and stored... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110269443 - Apparatus, and method, for implementing detection of system information changes in universal mobile telecommunications systems: In a mobile telecommunications system comprising a network of a plurality of cells and at least one user equipment device, the user equipment is arranged, when the user equipment re-configures itself to enter a new state or performs cell reselection, to read broadcast system information and, when the broadcast system... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110269441 - Controlling mobile device calls, text messages and data usage while operating a motor vehicle: Disclosed are an system and method of regulating mobile device communications while operating a motor vehicle. One example method may include determining a speed event indicating that a speed of the motor vehicle has performed at least one of exceeded a first threshold above which mobile device usage restriction policies... Agent: Tango Networks, Inc.
20110269442 - Method and apparatus for reconfiguring control channel in wireless communication system: A method for receiving control information by a User Equipment (UE) in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes monitoring channel quality of a control channel, determining whether reconfiguration of the control channel is needed, based on the channel quality of the control channel, if the reconfiguration of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110269444 - Mobile device manners propagation and compliance: The present invention includes methods and technologies for defining and administering device manners policy (“DMP”), propagating DMP, reception and recognition of, and compliance with DMP. Such policy may be used to communicate to various mobile and other devices the “manners” with which compliance is expected or required. Similar to some... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20110269445 - Mobile device manners propagation and compliance: The present invention includes methods and technologies for defining and administering device manners policy (“DMP”), propagating DMP, reception and recognition of, and compliance with DMP. Such policy may be used to communicate to various mobile and other devices the “manners” with which compliance is expected or required. Similar to some... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20110269446 - Method for remotely controlling status of smart phone, smart phone and computer readable medium: In an exemplary method for remotely controlling status of a smart phone, a message is remotely sent to the smart phone, the smart phone monitors the content of the message and then is controlled to be set in a target status when the content of the message contains a sequence... Agent: I/o Interconnect, Ltd.
20110269450 - Apparatus and method for acquiring channel information in a radio communication system: The present invention relates to an apparatus and to a method for acquiring downlink channel information in a radio communication system having a multi-cell/sector structure, comprising receiving channel quality information of a mobile station and loading information of cells/sectors adjacent to the mobile station, checking the carrier to interference and... Agent: Seah Networks Co., Ltd.
20110269448 - Apparatuses and methods for updating configurations of radio resources with system information: A mobile communication device with a wireless module and a controller module is provided. The wireless module performs wireless transceiving to and from a service network. The controller module, configured in a connected mode according to configurations of at least one dedicated radio resource, receives a broadcast system information indicating... Agent:
20110269451 - Method for sending auxiliary detection signaling: The present invention discloses a method for sending auxiliary detection signaling, comprising: for each base station in a base station group, that is, a first base station, the other base stations in the base station group except the first base station respectively send auxiliary detection signaling at the carrier frequency... Agent: Zte Corporation
20110269447 - Mobile radio communication network device, mobile terminal, and method for transmission/reception of control information: A mobile radio communication network device is descried including a receiver configured to receive control information from a mobile terminal, wherein the receiver is configured to receive the control information in a first mode or in a second mode, wherein in the second mode, less of the control information is... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag
20110269449 - Subcell measurement procedures in a distributed antenna system: Methods and apparatus are disclosed for reporting downlink signal measurement information in a wireless communication system utilizing coordinated multipoint transmission from two or more subcells in each of a plurality of cells. The method comprises monitoring signal quality metrics for a first set of downlink signals comprising at least a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20110269453 - Apparatus and method for inter-radio access technology carrier aggregation mobility enhancement: A method, apparatus, and computer program product are provided for inter-radio access technology carrier aggregation mobility enhancement. The apparatus receives a mobility reporting parameter from a first network node. The apparatus measures parameters of signals received from the first network node and one or more second network nodes based on... Agent:
20110269454 - Method and system for implementing cell self-healing of base station in long term evolution system: A method and system for implementing self-healing of base station cells in long term evolution system, and the method comprises: when a base station detects that there is one baseband board abnormal, it judges whether there are redundant baseband resources in the base station that satisfy the minimum bandwidth demand... Agent: Zte Corporation
20110269452 - System and method for aggregating and disseminating mobile device tag data: A computer-implemented method for aggregating and disseminating tag data is provided. The method includes receiving a tag generated at a particular time from a particular mobile device. Data indicative of a particular location of the particular mobile device is received corresponding to the particular time. The tag is associated with... Agent: Wavemarket, Inc.
20110269455 - Method and system of handling requests for location information of mobile devices: Example embodiments provide methods of handling a request for location information for a mobile device attached to a wireless system that supports multiple types of radio access technology. In one embodiment, the mobile device is triggered, by a network element, to send location information without causing the mobile to fall... Agent:
20110269456 - Methods and systems for managing participation in multiple wireless networks: Systems and methods of managing concurrent access using different network identities using a shared baseband hardware implementation are described. A wireless apparatus comprises a computing device, a baseband device, the baseband device including at least a modem processor, and computer readable storage medium that stores one or more instructions. The... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110269457 - Method of providing notification of abnormal conditions during non-access stratum (nas) message tunneling: The present invention provides a method that includes generating, in response to a non-access stratum (NAS) message transmitted between a mobility management entity and a visiting location register, a response message including information indicating a message type, an identifier of a mobile unit associated with the NAS message, and a... Agent:
20110269458 - Apparatus and method for searching accessible wireless network in software defined radio terminal: Provided is an apparatus for searching accessible wireless networks in a software-defined radio (SDR) terminal, a method thereof, and a computer-readable recording medium for storing a program executing the method. The apparatus includes: a hardware platform; a network search executable code storing means for storing a network search executable code... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20110269459 - Method and apparatus for determining cell for executing comp in multi-cell environment: The present invention provides a method which determines an adjacent cell to carry out a coordinate multipoint transmission (CoMP) operation instead of performing the CoMP operation for all adjacent cells, in cases where precoding matrix indexes (PMI) of adjacent cells are limited to prevent interferences by adjacent cells in a... Agent:
20110269460 - Closed subscriber group cell identification for active mode mobility: While camped on a first cell with a first access node, it is determined that a second cell of a second access node is a private cell. From information received from a network it is determined that a criteria is satisfied, and conditional on the criteria being satisfied, a unique... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20110269461 - System and method for dynamically providing communication profiles for mobile devices: The mobile device stores a plurality of communication profiles comprising one or more local communication profiles and a global communication profile. The mobile device determines local access requirements for connecting to a local cellular network operator and determines whether the plurality of communication profiles comprises a local communication profile that... Agent:
20110269464 - Apparatus and method for x2 interface setup and cell switching in mobile communication system: A method and an apparatus for setting up an X2 interface setup are provided. The method includes transmitting, by a first Base Station (BS), an X2 interface setup request to a second BS, wherein the X2 interface setup request comprises an access mode of a Closed Subscriber Group (CSG) supported... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110269465 - Handover method and apparatus in mobile communication system: A method for handover of User Entity (UE) by a source Base Station (BS) is provided. The method includes determining whether to handover the UE using an X2 interface, transmitting a handover request message to a target BS, the handover request message including Closed Subscriber Group (CSG) information of the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110269470 - Method and device for sending and acquiring antenna configuration information: A method, device and system for sending and acquiring information is provided, which relates to the field of communication, for solving the problem that user equipment (UE) cannot judge whether information transmitted in a time-frequency resource block is pilot measurement information or not that result in inaccurate detection on signal... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20110269467 - Method for managing radio links within a radio communication system with mobile units, and equipment adapted to implementing the method: In an access network infrastructure of a cellular radio communication network, comprising a first radio access point serving at least one radio cell and capable of communicating, over a radio interface, with at least one user equipment item located within the radio coverage of at least one of the radio... Agent: Alcatel Lucent
20110269469 - Method, apparatus and system for handover between multi-carrier cells: The present invention relates to the wireless network communication field, and discloses a method for handover between multi-carrier cells to avoid repeated handover decisions caused by delay of the triggering event. The method includes: the source cell receives a measurement report triggered by an event reported by a served User... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20110269462 - Method, apparatus and system for mobility enhancement in drx: When a user equipment (UE) is in a CONNECTED state with a base station of a wireless network and is also in a discontinuous reception (DRX) mode, a DRX parameter such as DRX period for the UE is compared with a threshold. If the DRX parameter is at or below... Agent:
20110269463 - Methods and apparatus for preserving battery resources in a mobile communication device: Preserving battery resources in a wireless device in communication with a wireless network by dynamically aligning a RRC connection status of a mobile wireless communication device in communication with a wireless network with a data traffic profile. The data traffic profile indicating a pattern of data transfer between the mobile... Agent: Apple Inc.
20110269468 - Move subscribers to surrounding radio network: The present invention relates to a solution for handling closed subscriber groups in a cell and in particular for supporting service continuity for a user when terminating membership of a user in the closed subscriber group in a controlled manner. The present invention is exemplified as a device and method... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20110269466 - Ue handling of common configuration after handover: A method for a user equipment (UE) operating in a Long Term Evolution network. The method includes the UE receiving a command for a handover from a source cell to a target cell. The method further includes, when the UE has valid stored system information for the target cell, the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110269471 - Method for obtaining the transmission address of the target base station and method for establishing the x2 interface connection: A method for obtaining transmission address information of a target base station (BS), comprising: configuring a target BS with corresponding relations between information of each transmission address of the target BS and related information of other BSs; a source BS transmitting its related information to the target BS through a... Agent: Zte Corporation
20110269473 - Devices for congestion control: The embodiments herein relate to a method in a transceiver (110) for permitting access to a cellular communications system (100). The transceiver (110) is configured to transmit traffic to a communication node (101,120). The transceiver (110) receives a permission message from the communication node (101,120). The permission message indicates permission... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20110269474 - Methods and nodes in a radio communication system: The present invention generally relates to radio communication systems, relay nodes, controller nodes, user equipment (user terminals), software and methods for said systems and nodes. In one embodiment, a method for operating a control node for a wireless communication system is provided. The method comprises the steps: creating a data... Agent:
20110269472 - System and method for routing a call to a mobile device associated with multiple communication profiles: A communication management system receives, from a first cellular network operator, a request for routing information associated with a first communication profile of a mobile device. The communication management system identifies, based on the first communication profile, a second communication profile that is an active communication profile for the mobile... Agent:
20110269475 - Method, apparatus and system for signaling resource partition: Signaling resource partition of a component carrier in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The number of primary resource blocks and the number of extension resource blocks of the component carrier is encoded and signaled to a UE, so the UE can obtain the resource partition of the component carrier.... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd
20110269478 - Device for round trip time measurements: An appliance facilitates localization of a station (STA) in a network, for example, a short-range wireless network. An automatic response to a request for a measurement related communication is provided. The appliance can include a radio frequency (RF) interface and a media access control (MAC) section. The MAC section can... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110269477 - Location continuity service for locating mobile devices using multiple access networks including wireless telecommunication networks: A location continuity service having a location continuity application server (“LCAS”) that utilizes location data generated by multiple networks to determine the location of a mobile device is disclosed. The LCAS specifies a suitable reconciliation process that identifies two or more location estimation techniques that are implemented by different access... Agent:
20110269479 - Method and apparatus for on-device positioning using compressed fingerprint archives: A method and apparatus are provided for on-device positioning using compressed fingerprint archives. The method and apparatus may be configured to provide compression of localization fingerprints, to facilitate efficient on-device positioning based on the RF fingerprint model, and to estimate the physical distance between two or more devices. Embodiments of... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20110269480 - Method and system for locating and communicating with a user of a wireless communication device: Users are located to determine if the user is within, or has departed from, at least one bounded area established about a geographic location. The bounded area may be defined by setting one or more distance boundaries from the geographic location. A base station may monitor the location of a... Agent:
20110269481 - Model based channel state information feedback: The proposed methods and devices provide a new technique for feeding back CSI information of a channel between a network element and a user equipment to the network element by feeding back a location of the user equipment. The new technique opens completely new options for multi user scheduling and... Agent:
20110269476 - System and method for dynamically managing connections using a coverage database: Techniques to dynamically manage wireless connections using a coverage database are described. For example, a mobile computing device may comprise a connection management module operative to dynamically select a wireless connection technology based on a location of the mobile computing device and information from a coverage database, and to initiate... Agent: Palm, Inc.
20110269482 - Mme name in map insert subscriber data operation: Embodiments of the invention include a method, apparatus, and computer readable medium related to mobility management. The method, apparatus, and computer readable medium may include, at least, receiving, at a network node, a terminating request from a user equipment. The method, apparatus and computer readable medium may further include, in... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20110269483 - Communication system, femto access point and communication method: A Femto Access Point includes determination means for determining whether or not called side user equipment is accommodated in the Femto Access Point; and communication control means for, if the determination means has determined that the called side user equipment is accommodated in the Femto Access Point, sending out a... Agent:
20110269487 - Electronic short messaging and advertising method and device: The invention relates to an electronic short messaging and advertising method where minimal initiative is required from the consumer. Some embodiments of the invention may also be applied to an electronic sales method. The invention may also be applied for normal short messaging. The electronic short messaging method for collect... Agent: Open Invention Network LLC
20110269485 - Method and network node for sending a message to a plurality of devices of a user: The invention relates to a method and network node for sending a message to a plurality of devices of a user, comprising the steps of receiving a message addressed to the user from a messaging server, sending the message to the plurality of devices of the user, upon receiving a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20110269486 - Notice method and assistance system for sending e-mail: A notice method for e-mail is provided by the present invention. The notice method of the present invention first checks whether or not a user sends an e-mail to a recipient. When the notice method checks that the user sends the e-mail, a notice message is sent to the recipient's... Agent: I/o Interconnect, Ltd.
20110269484 - Systems and method for recommending an application from a mobile station: Systems and methods for recommending an application from a mobile station are shown and described. Components of the network and components in communication with the network cooperate to confirm whether a mobile station recommended to receive the application is capable of executing the application and provisioning the application for transmission... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless
20110269488 - Communication signal transmission management system and method of base station: A communication signal transmission management method of a base station using a computing device configures a distance table for recording remote base stations proximate the base station and a distance between the base station and each of the remote base stations, and stores the distance table in a storage system... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20110269489 - Assigning and coordinating uplink reference signals for cooperative communication: A method for assigning and coordinating uplink reference signals for cooperative communication is disclosed. Data about an assigned uplink reference signal sequence used by a wireless communication device is received at a non-serving base station. An uplink reference signal estimate is determined based on the data. The uplink reference signal... Agent: Sharp Laboratories Of America, Inc.
20110269492 - Allocating a control channel for carrier aggregation: Methods for allocating a physical downlink control channel (PDCCH) to reduce a number of PDCCH candidates in a search space for carrier aggregation on a user equipment (UE) are disclosed. The method comprises the step of selecting a control channel element (CCE) aggregation level for a PDCCH allocation for each... Agent:
20110269494 - Base station, mobile station, handover method, and download method: A base station includes a first receiver that receives a signal from the base station, the signal indicating a first wireless quality that is a wireless quality of signals received by a mobile station which uses software-defined radio and communicates with the base station using a first communication protocol, and... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20110269493 - Control channel interference mitigation: In some embodiments, control channel data is passed between neighboring base stations to allocate control channel resources to mitigate inter-cell interference.... Agent:
20110269491 - Real-time optimization of allocation of resources: Embodiments of a system and a method for assigning a plurality of resources to a plurality of targets in near real-time are described herein. An evolutionary algorithm such as a particle swarm algorithm iteratively evaluates a predetermined fitness function characteristic of a system including the plurality of resources to find... Agent:
20110269490 - System and method for channel state feedback in carrier aggregation: A method for communicating channel state information (CSI) to a base station is presented. The method includes identifying a number of allocated resources for CSI within at least one of a Physical Uplink Control CHannel (PUCCH) payload and a Physical Uplink Shared CHannel (PUSCH) payload. The method includes encoding channel... Agent:
20110269495 - Mobile communication method, radio access apparatus, and gateway apparatus: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes the steps of: when a gateway apparatus (S-GW) is switched from a first state where downlink data is transmitted to a first radio access apparatus to a second state where the downlink data is transmitted to a second radio access... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20110269496 - Communication apparatus and communication method: A communication apparatus that performs communication with a communication medium while supplying power to the communication medium includes a communication distance detection unit configured to detect a distance to the communication medium and a transmission power control unit configured to control transmission power of a transmission amplifier in accordance with... Agent: Sony Corporation
20110269497 - Transport format combination selecting method, wireless communication system, and mobile station: In a method of selecting a transport format combination according to the present invention, a mobile station calculates the transmission power of a first physical channel using a first TFC with respect to each of first TFCs, and determines whether the mobile station is in a transmission capable state or... Agent: Nec Corporation
20110269498 - Data transmission method in a radio communication system: The present invention relates to a data transmission method in a radio communication system, comprising the steps of selecting a first reference transmission antenna of a first base station and a second reference transmission antenna of a second base station from among a plurality of base stations, transmitting a first... Agent:
20110269499 - Method and arrangement for load balancing in a wireless communication system: The present invention relates to methods and arrangements in a wireless communication system that enable a load balancing procedure in a network with HeNB GWs. The problem of the ineffective conventional load balancing procedure when used in a network with HeNB GWs, is addressed by a solution where the HeNB... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20110269501 - Method of system access to a wireless network: A method is performed by a wireless device. The method includes (a) preselecting a set of the base stations; (b) selecting a reverse link cost according to a preselected reverse link cost metric; (c) selecting a base station from the set of base stations; and (d) sending a probe signal... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110269500 - Neighbour information update in a cellular system: A method for a cellular system with a plurality of cells with mobile terminals, MSs, and a plurality of Base Stations, BSs. An MS can be handed over from a first BS to a second BS. The method comprises letting the second BS inform the first BS that an update... Agent:
20110269503 - Apparatus and method for automatic sim card selection according to network environment in dual mode: A dual mode terminal including two Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards and a method for automatically selecting a SIM card according to network environment in the dual mode terminal is provided. The method includes switching a master/slave setting when a SIM card setting change condition is met in a standby... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20110269502 - Multiple rf band operation in mobile devices: Methods and apparatuses for multiple RF band operation in mobile devices are disclosed. In one example, a method for dual radio frequency band operation includes operating a mobile communication device in a first radio frequency band, monitoring a RSSI associated with the mobile communication device, and switching operation of the... Agent: Plantronics, Inc.
20110269504 - Communication apparatus, and data transmission method: Provided is a communication apparatus including a wireless communication unit for performing wireless communication by using a predetermined communication band, a data transmission unit for transmitting serial data through a predetermined transmission path, a jamming determination unit for determining whether or not a transmission band used for transmission of the... Agent:
20110269507 - Aggregation system: Machine, method for use and method for making, and corresponding products produced thereby, as well as data structures, computer-readable media tangibly embodying program instructions, manufactures, and necessary intermediates of the foregoing, each pertaining to digital aspects of a computerized aggregation system. The system can include a user computer system interposed... Agent: Confluence Commons, Inc.
20110269508 - Communication between a server and a terminal: In process for modeling a display coming from an application on a server, the display being destined for a remote terminal, the display is modeled to compose an image according to display information coming from the application by stacked layers, each layer consisting of pixels and being associated with a... Agent: Cy-play
20110269509 - Communications device and method for associating contact names with contact methods: A method for selecting a communication option for communications from a mobile device which operates in a wireless communication network, the mobile device having access to stored address book information that includes contact names, the method including: storing for at least some of the contact names an indication of a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20110269506 - Portable multimedia playback apparatus, portable multimedia playback system, and method for controlling operations thereof: A portable multimedia playback apparatus, a portable multimedia playback system, and a method for controlling operations thereof are disclosed. The method for controlling an operation of the portable multimedia playback apparatus having a display unit for displaying an image corresponding to a played-back multimedia content and a controller for outputting... Agent:
20110269505 - Slide type mobile phone: A mobile phone includes a main display; a subsidiary display; and a main body mounted between the main display and the subsidiary display. The subsidiary display is retractable along a first direction relative to the main display, and the main body is retractable along a second direction perpendicular to the... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20110269510 - Apparatus and method for preventing transmission degradation in wireless communication system: An apparatus and a method for preventing transmission degradation in a mobile terminal. The apparatus includes an antenna, a Power Amplifier Module (PAM), and a matching module. The PAM amplifies power of a transmission signal. A matching module is located between the antenna and the PAM, to match impedance of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20110269511 - Method and arrangement in a wireless communication system: The present invention relates to a method and arrangements in a radio base station for turning off the output power for a frequency carrier of a cell. The radio base station is configured to use at least two different modulation schemes. Each of the modulation schemes requires a different output... Agent:
20110269512 - Portable communication apparatus: A battery pack has a case for storing a battery can, and a metal plane made of a conductive material and connected to the battery can in high frequency is provided on the outer circumference plane of the case. A mounting recessed part for removably mounting the battery pack is... Agent: Nec Corporation
20110269513 - Rapid charging apparatus: A rapid charging apparatus including a first connection unit, a second connection unit, and a rapid charging power transformation unit is provided. The first connection unit is coupled to a connector with a power. The rapid charging power transformation unit is coupled to the first connection unit to receive a... Agent: Giga-byte Technology Co.,ltd.
20110269514 - Mobile phone and status control method thereof: A mobile phone and a status control method adapted for the mobile phone are provided. The mobile phone communicates with a wireless network, such as GPRS. The mobile phone includes a data transmission unit, a processing unit, and a storage unit. The processing unit records a start time and a... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.Previous industry: Ventilation
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