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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. 01/26/2012 > 130 patent applications in 64 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20120021684 - Arrangement for managing wireless communication between devices: An arrangement for managing bi-directional wireless communication between a controller and a plurality of controllable-devices wherein each controllable-device is able to provide operable function specific instructions to the controller as to how it would like to be operated by the controller and wherein a proximity mechanism means provides bidirectional communications... Agent: Xped Holdings Pty Ltd
20120021681 - Communication partner appliance with automatic send mode activation: A circuit is implemented for a near field communication (NFC) system which includes a communication partner appliance. The circuit is a data carrier which includes activators, a receiver, a detector, and a processor. The activators activate a first or second communication mode. The receiver receives a carrier signal that is... Agent: Nxp B.v.
20120021683 - Enhanced near field communication terminal, smart card and communication method thereof: The present invention discloses a smart card communication method, a smart card, and an enhanced near field communication NFC terminal. The method is used for communication between the smart card and an NFC contactless front-end chip; when installing a contactless payment application, the smart card records a communication standard adopted... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120021682 - Method of and device for transferring content: A method of transferring content between at least two devices, the devices being capable of outputting said content, and a device itself is disclosed. First, the devices are connected via associated interfaces. Then, there is a detection or negotiation which of the devices is currently outputting content. Finally, content, which... Agent: Nxp B.v.
20120021685 - Electronic apparatus and communication state notification function control method: According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a communication module, a communication state notification module, a notification function information obtaining module, and a notification function control module. The communication module executes close proximity wireless transfer. The communication state notification module notifies at least one of a start time and... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120021686 - Frequency selection system including a wireless microphone and a receiver: A frequency selection system includes a wireless microphone and a receiver. The wireless microphone includes a microphone element for receiving sound and outputting a corresponding audio signal, and a transceiver device electrically coupled to the microphone element for wireless transmission of the audio signal and configuration communication. The transceiver device... Agent:
20120021687 - Geo-directed adaptive antenna array: Systems and methods for on-the-fly characterization of an arbitrary array of antenna elements are provided. An array of arbitrary antenna elements and a reference receiver is provided. A location for a target source of signals is provided or assumed. Cross ambiguity functions are computed between the signal received by the... Agent: Rincon Research Corporation
20120021688 - Method and apparatus for switching between single user detection and multi user detection: Certain aspects of the present disclosure propose methods and apparatuses for detecting whether a user device is scheduled for a single user (SU) multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) communication mode or for a multi-user (MU) MIMO communication mode. In an aspect, a method for wireless communications is provided which includes measuring, at... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120021689 - Signaling method and device for mitigating interference in m2m communication system: A signaling method for mitigating interference by a device in a machine-to-machine (M2M) communication system. The device measures reference signals transmitted from other devices, and determines a Neighbor Device Set (NDS) including at least one device whose signal power is greater than or equal to a first threshold. Based on... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120021690 - Antenna aiming system and method for broadband wireless access: A system and method are provided for automatically aiming an antenna to communicate with a remote broadband wireless communication device.... Agent: Purdue Research Foundation
20120021693 - Method and receiver for estimating and reporting a channel quality measure: A method of estimating and reporting, for a receiver (4) associated with a plurality of antennas (41, 42, 43, 44), a channel quality measure of a wireless communication channel from a transmitter (2) to the receiver, the method comprising the steps of: selecting at least one antenna configuration from a... Agent:
20120021691 - Method and system for signal distortion characterization and predistortion compensation using mutual coupling in a radio frequency transmit/receive system: A method and system use the mutual coupling property of multiple antenna elements for characterizing signal waveform distortion introduced by items in the signal path, including the antenna elements, of a radio frequency transmit/receive system. The method and system alleviate the need for external test equipment by using the same... Agent:
20120021692 - Wireless communication apparatus and method: A wireless communication apparatus and method are provided. The wireless communication apparatus includes: a transmission/reception side location recognizing unit recognizing the location of a transmission side and that of a reception side; a transmission power determining unit recognizing radio wave propagation characteristics according to the locations of the transmission side... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120021694 - Discovering and preventing a communications disruption in a mobile environment: In one aspect, a method to discover and prevent a communications disruption in a mobile environment includes receiving data at a mobile platform from a geographical database, determining if the mobile platform will be blocked by a blockage event from accessing a network in response to data extracted from the... Agent: Raytheon Company
20120021696 - Data card with usb function: A data card includes a main chip, a switch, and an input/output interface. The input/output interface receives a voltage signal and a control signal, and transmits the voltage signal and the control signal to the switch. When the control signal is a first control signal, the switch switches on, and... Agent: Ambit Microsystems (shanghai) Ltd.
20120021695 - Method and apparatus for improving efficiency in a power supply modulated system: A radio is presented that has a processor, memory, modulator and a power amplifier. An envelope of a signal to be transmitted is used by the processor to control modulation of the voltage of the power amplifier by the modulator between a desired minimum voltage and a desired maximum voltage.... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120021698 - Monitoring system for a doppler transceiver: The invention relates to a method for monitoring the integrity of a Doppler transceiver, where a Doppler transceiver comprises a transmitter unit, a receiver unit and a mixer unit, where a signal is transmitted from the transmitter characterized in that the transmitted signal is at least partially coupled into a... Agent: Bea Sa
20120021697 - Radio frequency signal processing circuit and quadrature power amplifier: A quadrature power amplifier capable of operating in a single-output mode and a multiple-output mode. When operating in the single-output mode, a first quadrature coupler receives a first input signal, and splits and phase-shifts the first input signal into two first split signals. A first power amplifier receives and amplifies... Agent: Mediatek Inc.
20120021699 - Compact low-power receiver architecture and related method: According to one embodiment, a compact low-power receiver comprises a front-end producing a front-end gain and a back-end producing a back-end gain. The front-end includes a transconductance amplifier providing digital gain control and outputting an amplified receive signal, a mixer for generating a down-converted signal from the amplified receive signal,... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120021702 - Intelligent transmission antenna selection method and communications apparatus utilizing the same: A communications apparatus. Multiple antennas are arranged to receive downlink signals and transmit uplink signals. A transceiver module is arranged to receive the downlink signals from the antennas and pass the uplink signals to an antenna selection device. The antenna selection device is coupled between the antennas and the transceiver... Agent: Mediatek Inc.
20120021701 - Mobile wireless communications device with shunt component and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a portable housing including at least one electrically conductive housing portion configured to function as an antenna. The mobile wireless communications device may also include a printed circuit board (PCB) carried by the portable housing, and wireless transceiver circuitry carried by the PCB... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120021700 - Multi-mode communications system: A communications device includes a first radio (106, 300) configured to support wireless communications with a second radio (104) using a plurality of communications modes. The device includes a switch element (118, 326) configured to cause the first radio to transmit when actuated. The device also includes a control element... Agent: Harris Corporation
20120021703 - Portable information system: An example portable information terminal has a used and an unused state and includes a wireless communication module configured to search for a predetermined access point at least when the portable information terminal operates in the unused state and a processor configured to, when the predetermined access point is detected,... Agent: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
20120021704 - Method of power amplifier switching power control using post power amplifier power detection: Various embodiments described herein relate to a power management block and one or more amplification blocks used in the transmitter of a communication subsystem. The power management block provides improved control for the gain control signal provided to a pre-amplifier and the supply voltage provided to a power amplifier, both... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120021705 - Portable transmitter powered by button battery: A portable transmitter includes a circuit board having a button battery and an antenna; and a case accommodating the battery and the circuit board. The case includes first and second case members being engaged with each other. A concave portion is formed on the first or second case members to... Agent: Denso Corporation
20120021706 - Method and system for simultaneous signal transmission on multiple selected frequencies: Aspects of a method and system for simultaneous signal transmission on multiple selected frequencies may include generating from a single baseband signal, a plurality of radio frequency transmission signals each at a different radio frequency, wherein the single baseband signal comprises an in-phase signal component and/or a quadrature signal component.... Agent:
20120021707 - Apparatus and method for adjustment of transmitter power in a system: Certain aspects of the present disclosure propose methods for determining power level of one or more transmitters based on a power level of a primary transmitter when the transmitters are located in close proximity of each other. The power levels may be determined such that a combined power of all... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120021708 - Method and apparatus for alarming in a power supply modulated system: A communication device is presented that has different processors and a power amplifier. One of the processors receives a signal from a monitor and indicates that an alarm exists to a diagnostics module. The other processor uses the envelope signal of the input signal to be amplified and either the... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120021709 - System and method for managing battery slump during wireless communications using signal triggered voltage monitoring: A system and method for managing battery slump in a battery-powered communications device including: an input configured for receiving battery voltage level information; an output configured for sending a signal for terminating a transmission; and a controller connected to the input and the output and configured to receive the battery... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120021710 - Electromagnetic wave discrimination device, electromagnetic wave discrimination method, and electromagnetic wave discrimination program: An electromagnetic wave discrimination device according to the present invention discriminates electromagnetic waves, and includes an acquisition section, a feature quantity calculation section, a similarity calculation section, a classification section, a discrimination section, an output section, and a storage section. The acquisition section receives communication signals of a predetermined frequency,... Agent:
20120021711 - Communication device and control method thereof: A communication device including a receiving unit and a decision-making unit is provided. The receiving unit receives a first burst in a paging message provided from a base station. After comparing a signal-to-noise ratio to a threshold, the decision-making unit decides, based on the comparison result, the judging mechanism for... Agent: Mstar Semiconductor, Inc.
20120021712 - Compact low-power receiver including transimpedance amplifier, digitally controlled interface circuit, and low pass filter: According to one embodiment, a compact low-power receiver comprises first and second analog circuits connected by a digitally controlled interface circuit. The first analog circuit has a first direct-current (DC) offset and a first common mode voltage at an output, and the second analog circuit has a second DC offset... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120021713 - Concurrent impedance and noise matching transconductance amplifier and receiver implementing same: According to one embodiment, a concurrent impedance and noise matching transconductance amplifier designed for implementation in a receiver comprises an input device configured to couple to a matching network of the receiver, and a boost capacitor connected to the input device to increase an input capacitance of the transconductance amplifier.... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120021715 - Method of handling emergency session and related communication device: A method of handling emergency session for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises having an ongoing PS (packet switched) emergency session; not initiating a PS detach procedure when SIM (subscriber identity module) contact is lost; and keeping the ongoing PS emergency session active... Agent:
20120021714 - Method of network paging user equipment for error recovery in wireless communication system and related communication device: A method of a network paging a user equipment for error recovery in a wireless communication system when a network failure occurs includes the network sending a paging message to the user equipment according to an IMSI or an IMEI of the user equipment registered to the network in the... Agent:
20120021716 - Systems and methods for providing updated mobile station location estimates to emergency services providers: A wireless communication system, including apparatuses and methods, for handling emergency calls from wireless communication devices to emergency services providers and for automatically providing updated location estimates for the wireless communication devices to during such emergency calls absent any request therefor. The updated location estimates are generally provided in response... Agent:
20120021717 - Speed-disabled mobile phone and method: An apparatus and method for safely using a speed-sensing mobile phone with a speed-disabled state, in order to prevent phone communications from distracting a driver in a vehicle yet still allowing emergency use. In a first form, the phone includes a traffic delay timer communicating with the speed sensor, and... Agent:
20120021718 - Method and arrangement for gathering data from a communication network: An arrangement for gathering data from a communication network (101) includes a server device (102) connected to the communication network. The arrangement includes in user terminal devices (107,108) an interface application arranged to transmit to the server device first data related to telecommunication services provided by the communication network. The... Agent: Alekstra Oy
20120021719 - System and method for real time self-provisioning for a mobile communication device: A system and method of provisioning services for a mobile communication device are disclosed. A provisioning request including provisioning information and specifying a provisioning operation and a first communication service is prepared on the mobile communication device and sent to a provisioning system. Processing of the provisioning request is dependent... Agent:
20120021720 - Advanced predictive intelligence for termination bypass detection and prevention: Provided are methods and systems for detecting and preventing bypass fraud in telecommunication networks, primarily for detecting and preventing SIM box fraud in telecommunication networks. The methods include generating one or more test calls from a remote agent to a local agent where the remote agent can be a roaming... Agent:
20120021722 - Enforcing time-out periods in payment-enabled mobile device: A mobile device includes a housing and an antenna mounted in or on the housing. The antenna is for transmitting and receiving transaction signals to and from a point of sale (POS) terminal. The device also includes at least one user interface element mounted on the housing and a transceiver... Agent:
20120021725 - Methods and arrangements in a cellular communications network: The present invention relates to methods and arrangements that make CSG cell discovery more resource efficient. That is achieved by providing the UE with accurate and up-to-date knowledge of the physical cell identity (identities) of its allowed CSG cell(s). Accurate knowledge of the PCI of an allowed CSG cell greatly... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120021724 - Securing a mobile computing device: In general, this disclosure describes techniques for unlocking certain functionality of a mobile computing device upon wirelessly detecting that an external device is in relatively close proximity to the mobile computing device. One example method comprises: providing a phone application and a second, different application; initiating a first mode of... Agent: Google Inc.
20120021721 - Session-controlled-access of client data by support personnel: A method for controlling access to client data by support providers is disclosed herein. In one embodiment, such a method includes initiating a session on a server computer in response to receipt of a request for assistance from a client, the session having client data associated therewith. A session key... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120021723 - System and method for protecting data in a synchronized environment: A system includes a mobile device providing a plurality of applications and an agent providing first and second authentication procedures for authenticating a user of the mobile device to first and second applications running on the mobile device. A first application is enabled by authenticating a user through a first... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120021727 - messaging system: The present application relates to SMS text messaging and in particular to having a central repository for messages using SMS text messages to relay updates to the repository to and from user's phones.... Agent:
20120021726 - Multi-card mobile terminal and method for receiving system messages thereof: The invention provides a method for receiving system messages for a multi-card mobile terminal comprising: acquiring system messages received by any user identity card of a multi-card mobile terminal from network; and storing the system messages in a buffer, so that each user identity card acquires the system messages from... Agent: Spreadtrum Communications (shanghai) Co., Ltd.
20120021729 - Application audio announcements using wireless protocols: The present invention relates to methods and apparatus for using a wireless telephone communication protocol to make a non-telephonic audio announcement (NTAA). An apparatus to use a hands-free telephonic device to make a non-telephonic audio announcement (NTAA) includes an announcer module configured to receive the NTAA from an application. The... Agent: Google Inc.
20120021728 - Wireless directory unit and system with cdma transfer and sim storage method: A wireless directory device and system with method that can operate alone, or can accompany a cellular/mobile communications device. In any location it will quickly locate telephone number and/or address listings including residential, business, cellular, government, local, and any other types of listings provided by a telecommunication service provider. Users... Agent:
20120021730 - Inbound call identification and management: Examples of inbound call identification and management are described including a call management system that includes one or more repositories that can include data representing call action policies and data representing attributes associated with the caller devices and the callee devices. Further, the call management system can include one or... Agent: Ringcentral, Inc.
20120021731 - Cloud computing system configured for a consumer to program a smart phone and touch pad: A cloud computing system is provided to support a consumer for programming a smart phone/touch pad. Set of accessory members is provided to enable said consumer to build and program a consumer designed article that comprises said consumer programmed smart phone/touch pad.... Agent:
20120021732 - Cloud computing system configured for a consumer to program a smart phone or touch pad: A cloud computing system is provided to support a consumer for programming a smart phone/touch pad. Set of accessory members is provided to enable said consumer to build and program a consumer designed article that comprises said consumer programmed smart phone/touch pad.... Agent:
20120021733 - Method and system for a hosted mobile management service architecture: A hosted mobile management service is provided for enabling a user to access a centralized account through a user interface on a terminal in order to manage the user's media information, such as digital music and photos. Any modifications made by user through the user interface are transparently sent to... Agent: Oomble, Inc.
20120021736 - Femto cell base station, communication control apparatus, communication system, control method and program: The femto cell base station is a femto cell base station that connects a UE (User Equipment) to a core network side and includes storing means and control means. The storing means retains subscriber information of the UE visiting an area under control of the femto cell base station. The... Agent:
20120021737 - Method for improving call success rate and base station system thereof: The present invention discloses a method for improving the call success rate and a base station system thereof, which send reverse power control bits by using a specific parameter value according to the distance between a user and a base station, so as to improve the probability that the base... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120021735 - Method for operating a wimax femtocell base station and femtocell base station: A method for operating a WiMAX femtocell base station, wherein the femtocell base station has an active operational mode, in which the radio interface subsystem of the femtocell base station is fully power supplied, is characterized in that a power saving mode with reduced radio interface activity is provided, wherein... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120021734 - Method for resolving conflict between network searching and traffic and multi-card multi-standby mobile phone: A method for resolving conflict between network searching and traffic includes: determining if a service request corresponds to mobile originated traffic or mobile terminated traffic, when a second user card receives the service request during a process of the network searching of a first user card; temporarily suspending the mobile... Agent: Spreadtrum Communications (shanghai) Co., Ltd.
20120021738 - Method for setting control multi point in wireless communication system and apparatus thereof: The present invention relates to a method for setting a control multi point of a serving cell in a wireless communication system. The serving cell selects more than one adjacent base station as a control multi point set based on first link information between terminals and the adjacent base stations... Agent:
20120021739 - Auto sensing home base station for mobile telephone with remote answering capabilities: The present invention discloses in one embodiment a mobile telephone capable of communicating with a home base station through radio signals. The mobile telephone registers with a home base station before beginning to communicate with the home base station. The home base station is capable of sensing the presence of... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20120021740 - System and method for load balancing and handoff management based on flight plan and channel occupancy: A predictive system and method for aircraft load balancing and handoff management leverages the aircraft flight plan as well as channel occupancy and loading information. Several novel techniques are applied to the load balancing and handoff management problem: Use of aircraft position and flight plan information to geographically and temporally... Agent: Telcordia Technologies, Inc.
20120021741 - Detection and report of limited policy and charging control capabilities: A method of a Home Policy and Charging Rule Function (H-PCRF) in a telecommunications network having a Home Public Mobile Public Network (HPLMN) and a Visited Public Mobile Public Network (VPLMN) includes the steps of receiving signaling messages at a network interface. There is the step of detecting dynamically from... Agent:
20120021742 - Apparatus and method for providing identification information of small base station in wireless communication system: An apparatus and method select a segment for providing identification information of a small base station (BS) in a wireless communication system. A signal quality of each of a plurality of segments is determined. When at least one segment is not used by a macro BS, a segment of the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120021743 - Communication system: A communication system is described in which a home base station operating in a hybrid access mode is able to provide preferential connectivity to mobile communication devices that are members of a closed subscriber group associated with the home base station compared to mobile communication devices that are not members... Agent:
20120021744 - Measurement and handover of dual usim mobile terminal: Certain aspects of the present disclosure relate to a method for efficient measurement and handover of a mobile terminal with multiple USIMs. According to one aspect, a source Node B may initiate calls with first and second subscriber identities associated with a UE that supports multiple subscriber identities and transmit... Agent:
20120021745 - Method and apparatus for cell handoff: A method for handoff between cells in a communication system includes the network sends a cell individual offset preset for a cell in the active set relative to each of its neighboring cells respectively to a terminal; after measuring the cell in the active set and its neighboring cells, the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120021746 - Method, apparatus, and system for detecting a radio network problem: A method and an apparatus for detecting a radio network problem are disclosed. The method includes: when a radio link failure (RLF) problem occurs on a user equipment (UE) in a previous cell, a first base station controlling a new cell that a radio resource control (RRC) connection established with... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120021748 - Methods and devices with an adaptive neighbouring cell relations function: Embodiments herein relate to a method in a first communication device with an adaptive neighbouring cell relations function. The first communication device receives (42) a measurement report of a possible neighbouring cell candidate of a second communication device from a user equipment camped/connected within a first cell served by the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120021747 - Reduction of interruption time in a handover: A Mobile Station apparatus for controlling a handover between a Serving Base Station apparatus and a Target Base Station apparatus is described. The Mobile Station includes a Handover Message Receiving device, a Processing device, a Handover device and a timer Value and a Timer device. The Handover Message Receiving device... Agent:
20120021749 - Communication system, network handover processing method and apparatus: A communication system, a network handover processing method and a network handover processing apparatus are disclosed. The method includes the following steps: receiving, by a target evolved NodeB (T-eNB), identity information sent from a user equipment (UE), the identity information being allocated to the UE by a source evolved NodeB... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120021750 - Centralized status server for call management of location-aware mobile devices: Systems, methods and computer program products for utilizing location information in a virtual private branch exchange (vPBX) system are described. In some implementations, the vPBX system can use the location information to determine an availability status of a user of a mobile device (e.g., out of the office, in the... Agent:
20120021751 - Method for handling call conflicts in a communication network and apparatus thereof: The present invention provides a method for handling a call conflict at a call processing apparatus in a communication network, said call processing apparatus comprising a first call processing element which handles a first call initiated by a first terminal and a second call processing element which handles a second... Agent:
20120021756 - Control information receiving method in wireless communication system and apparatus therefor: Disclosed is a method for receiving control information by a terminal in a wireless communication system. More specifically, the method comprises the steps of receiving setup information on component carriers which are allocated to a terminal from a base station, determining one of 1st decoding and 2nd decoding modes as... Agent:
20120021753 - Methods and apparatus for facilitating inter-cell interference coordination via over the air load indicator and relative narrowband transmit power: Systems and methods for facilitating inter-cell interference coordination using resource partitioning are described. A UE may receive or determine information related to received interference and/or future scheduling. The information may be communicated to a serving base station, which may use the information to allocate uplink or downlink resources between cells.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120021752 - Methods and apparatus to perform assignments in wireless communications: Example methods and apparatus to perform assignments in wireless communications are disclosed. A disclosed example method to receive resource assignments at a mobile station involves receiving an assignment message from a network and identifying radio block periods assigned to the mobile station. At least one of the assigned radio block... Agent:
20120021754 - Radio communication device and bandwidth determination method: Disclosed is a radio communication device that, even when a terminal erroneously receives a retransmission grant or a response signal from a base station, can reduce the number of other terminals in which the terminal interferes at a retransmission. In this device, a determination unit (205) determines a bandwidth between... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120021755 - Resource allocation in a multiple usim mobile station: Certain aspects of the present disclosure provide techniques for resource allocation for a TD-SCDMA multiple USIM mobile station. According to certain aspects, a base station may send allocation for a first call with a first subscriber identity to a UE that supports multiple subscriber identities, wherein the allocation for the... Agent:
20120021757 - Distributed power allocation method under service quality constraint: The present invention relates to a distributed method of power allocation in a wireless telecommunication system comprising at least a first couple of terminals, consisting of a first transmitting terminal and of a first receiving terminal, and of a second couple of terminals, consisting of a second transmitting terminal and... Agent: Commissariat A L'energie Atomique Et Aux Ene Alt
20120021765 - Closest user terminal search method for a telecommunication network and service node applying such a method: Service node for a telecommunication network and method for determining a group of n user terminals which are closest to a point of interest. First, a search range with an upper limit is set. Then in an iterative manner, a current search cell of the set of cells is determined... Agent:
20120021766 - Information processing device and device registration method: According to one embodiment, a storage module stores device information of a counterpart device generated by an authentication process required for wireless communication, a registration information control module registers location information as either of first location information of a location where the device information of the counterpart device will be... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120021768 - Location detection system and method with fingerprinting: A location detection system and method with fingerprinting including defining nodes in an area, the area being associated with field devices and a target device (102); determining expected signal strengths from the field devices at the nodes (104); measuring actual signal strengths from the field devices at the target device... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20120021759 - Method and apparatus for determining location information: A method for determining location information used in an electronic device of a communication system including a plurality of electronic devices, comprising: transmitting a position request signal via a plurality of communication networks of the communication system; receiving a position response signal with respective location information from at least one... Agent:
20120021761 - Method for locating a terminal device and a communication system: There is provided a method for locating a terminal device in a network system, at least one network having several cells that are combined to form one or more tracking areas. The one or more tracking areas are combined to form an equivalent area. An exemplary method comprises transmitting a... Agent: Vodafone Holding Gmbh
20120021762 - Methods and apparatuses for use in providing position assistance data to mobile stations: Methods and apparatuses are provided which may be implemented in various devices to provide position assistance data and/or the like to a mobile station with regard to at least one of a plurality of different indoor regions.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120021769 - Methods and arrangements for enabling estimation of a position of a mobile terminal: Methods and arrangements in a first network node, a second radio network node and a mobile terminal for enabling estimation of a position of a mobile terminal are provided. The first network node receives a request for estimating the position of the mobile terminal. The first network node determines a... Agent:
20120021758 - Sensing relative position from a wireless transceiver: Disclosed is an apparatus, system and method for determining a location of a mobile device based on a location of a wireless network node, a distance between the wireless network node and the mobile device, and a bearing from the wireless network node to the mobile device, wherein the bearing... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120021763 - System and method for locating a mobile terminal in a finite location: Embodiments of the present invention include methods, systems and computer program products. Systems, methods and computer program products of the various preferred embodiments can include one or more sensors disposable in a finite location and adapted to receive a communication channel signal from a mobile terminal located in the finite... Agent:
20120021764 - System and method for robust navigation and communication via a cooperative ad-hoc network: A MANET Signals of Opportunity (SoOP) network providing positioning information to mobile users cooperatively. Mobile nodes access SoOP/GNSS to determine location and share navigation and communication information with other users to extend coverage to adjacent nodes. The system also allows disadvantaged users to determine positioning based upon beacon information transmitted... Agent: Quantum Dimension Inc.
20120021760 - Tracking system and a method for tracking the position of a device: For allowing a reliable and fast determination of the position of devices with a high degree of privacy preservation a tracking system for determination of the position of devices within a wireless network is claimed, wherein the tracking system is including a number of tracking stations, each tracking station being... Agent: Nec Europe Ltd.
20120021767 - Updating position assist data on a mobile computing device: A mobile computing device comprises a memory, a processor and a transceiver. The memory is configured to store at least one type of position assist data. The processor is configured to provide a position fix based on the position assist data. The transceiver is configured for wireless communication. The memory... Agent: Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.
20120021774 - Context-influenced application recommendations: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for recommending content based on context such as location. In one aspect, a method includes receiving data that references a location of a mobile device, selecting, from among multiple, different applications that are available in an online... Agent: Google Inc.
20120021773 - Location-based media presentation: Media can be presented based on location associated with presentation of media (e.g., physical location of a device that is to present media). Presentation of media can be effectively controlled in order to automatically present a first media content (e.g., a list of songs, an album) in accordance with a... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120021771 - Methods and apparatuses for determining if access to a region is feasible or infeasible for a user of a mobile device: Techniques are provided which may be implemented using various methods and/or apparatuses in a mobile device to allow the mobile device to obtain map information associated with at least a portion of an indoor environment comprising a plurality of regions. The mobile device may also obtain additional measurement information associated... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120021776 - Network performance server: Techniques are described for collecting and providing information regarding mobile network performance. In one example, a device includes a mobile device interface configured to receive data sets from mobile devices, each of the data sets comprising a geographic position value identifying a geographic position of a corresponding mobile device and... Agent: Google Inc.
20120021775 - Service provider recommendation engine: In one example, a device includes a first interface to receive a request for a service provider recommendation, the request comprising a first geographic position value and a second, different geographic position value, wherein the service provider recommendation comprises a recommendation for a provider of a wireless service for a... Agent: Google Inc.
20120021770 - System and method for control and management of resources for consumers of information: A system and method is provided for using information broadcast by devices and resources in the immediate vicinity of a mobile device, or by sensors located within the mobile device itself, to ascertain and make a determination of the immediate environment and state of the mobile device. The sensor data... Agent:
20120021772 - System and method for sending location-based messages using data transmitted between base stations and mobile switching devices: A system and method for sending location-based messages to mobile communication devices utilizes communications between base stations and mobile switching devices of a mobile access network to calculate the latest locations of the mobile communication devices supported by the mobile access network. The calculated locations of the mobile communication devices... Agent: Openwave Systems Inc.
20120021777 - Portable electronic device and method of operation: A method and portable electronic device for hands-free operation in a motor vehicle are described. In accordance with one embodiment, there is provided a method comprising: detecting when a portable electronic device is within a threshold distance of a motor vehicle; and inhibiting the portable electronic device from transmitting communications... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120021778 - Determining a geographical location: In general, the subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in methods systems, and program products for determining a change in a mode of transportation. A change in a mode of transportation of the mobile computing device may be determined by determining that a speed of the mobile... Agent: Google Inc.
20120021779 - Method of transmitting paging information for a wireless communications system and related apparatus: A method of transmitting paging information for a network terminal of a wireless communications system including initiating a dedicated paging procedure to transmit dedicated paging information to a user equipment using a high speed downlink operation in a CELL_PCH state. The high speed downlink operation includes reception of a high... Agent:
20120021780 - Mobile terminal having data transfer capability and method for controlling operation of mobile terminal: A control unit detects whether or not a mobile phone is in a state of data communication with an external disc device through a signal input/output unit and a communication path. During the period in which it is detected that the mobile phone is in the state of data communication,... Agent:
20120021782 - Method and apparatus for receiving short message service (sms) in dual mode terminal: A method of controlling a dual mode mobile terminal, and which includes receiving, via a wireless communication unit of the mobile terminal, synchronous time information from a first communication network, the synchronous time information being used for a system time of the mobile terminal and for system time synchronization of... Agent:
20120021785 - Method and system for transmission and display of rich-media alerts: There is provided a method and system of generating a rich-media message using a short message service (SMS) message. In one aspect, the method comprises encoding data and rich-media content information to generate an encoded rich-media message, and formatting the encoded rich-media message into a rich-media SMS message. In one... Agent: Disney Enterprises, Inc.
20120021784 - Method of processing short messages (sms) and wireless communication apparatus enabling such processing: The method of processing short messages within a wireless communication system comprises an assignment to said short messages of indicators transmitted with said short messages, an initialization (11), upon the transmission of a short message initiating a discussion, of the content of the indicator (IND) associated with this initiating short... Agent: St-ericsson (france) Sas
20120021786 - Method of sending a message using a mobile phone: Presented is a method and system for sending a message using a mobile phone. The method includes composing a message for sending to a recipient, generating a contact-label having contact information of the recipient, combining the message and the contact-label, capturing an image of the message and the contact-label combination... Agent:
20120021781 - System and method of controlling delivery of multimedia messages: A system and method concerned with supporting or implementing functionality to provide efficient delivery of MMS messages to a plurality of recipients. In at least one arrangement the delivery status of already transmitted MMS messages is monitored; for a plurality of messages having a delivery status indicating that the messages... Agent: Cvon Innovations Ltd
20120021783 - Telecommunications services apparatus and methods: A telecommunications service or application has associated with it a set of exceptions which, in effect, define a set of matchable inputs from a user and corresponding answer functions to be performed in the event of the particular input. An input user text message (50) is tested against a list... Agent:
20120021787 - Communication method supervised by an interference classification: The present invention relates to a communication method supervised by an interference classification. For two couples of transmitting and receiving terminals having communications using the same radio resources and interfering with each other, a partition of the interference diagram into a plurality of distinct zones is determined, each zone corresponding... Agent: Commissariat A L'energie Atomique Et Aux Ene Alt
20120021788 - Method and apparatus for handover of device to mitigate uplink interference in femtocell deployments: Methods and apparatuses are provided for determining whether to handover a device to mitigate uplink interference while achieving acceptable uplink service quality in a wireless network. One or more parameters related to a device can be evaluated to determine whether to handover the device, such as a number of transmission... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120021789 - Base station device, and control method and program thereof: In order to certainly acquire configuration information at the time of first startup, an evaluation unit (10) forming a base station device (1) evaluates whether or not the base station device (1) is started up for the first time based on a connection status of associated equipments (2—1 to 2—n).... Agent:
20120021790 - Radio communication system and method for communication between base station and antenna: A radio communication system has a base station and one or more antennas, each of the one or more antennas connects with a radio frequency port of the base station through an RF connection. Direct current and/or low frequency (DC/LF) signals are transmitted to an antenna via the RF connection... Agent: Siemens Aktiengesellschaft
20120021791 - Method for handover decision using virtual scheduler and handover control device thereof: Each base station performs virtual scheduling that does not take cell association into account for each slot and actual scheduling that takes cell association into account to calculate difference in average transmission rates for each user terminal and stores them in a table. The difference in the average transmission rates... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120021792 - Method for sending a scan response based on a multi-carrier system, and base station: The present invention discloses a method for sending a scan response based on a multi-carrier system, and a base station, wherein the method comprises: a base station receives a scan request signaling sent by a terminal; and responding to the scan request signaling, the base station determines a carrier the... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120021793 - Mobile communication method and radio base station: A mobile communication method of the present invention includes a step of causing a radio base station 200 to allocate a communication timing selected from a plurality of communication timing candidates to a mobile station 300, and to notify a radio network controller of the communication timing, when the radio... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120021794 - Methods for transmitting a scanning request based on a multicarrier system: The present invention discloses a method for transmitting a scanning request based on a multicarrier system, wherein the method comprises: a terminal obtaining multicarrier information transmitted by a service base station; and when a handover is needed to be performed, the terminal transmitting a scanning request signaling to the service... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120021795 - Reception apparatus and communication system: Provided is a reception apparatus for outputting service information in an appropriate area at a suitable time so that the service information distributed has consumer attraction and a communication system in which the reception apparatus is used. A reception apparatus 100 has a reception unit 30 configured to receive service... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120021796 - Multi-users real-time transcoding system and method for multimedia sessions: A method an system for establishing a multi-user communication session, having a session description, between terminals with incompatible media characteristics, in which users with terminals having incompatible media characteristics are invited to participate in the communication session. A transcoding session is set up for enabling transcoding between the incompatible media... Agent:
20120021799 - Communication device and communication system: A communication device is provided with: a transmission power control section that controls the transmission power of a signal, and a transmission state detection section that detects the transmission state of the signal, and transmits the signal wirelessly to a communication partner. The transmission power control section controls the transmission... Agent: Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd
20120021798 - Communication device and its transmission power control method in radio communications system: A transmission power control method and a communication device using it are provided that can prevent the delay of a receipt from increasing and varying in reservation-type scheduling. In a radio communications system in which a radio resource is reserved (step S201) to perform periodical communications between communication devices, the... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120021797 - Communication system: Base station 101 sets, when a transmission power value set in advance is smaller than a threshold set in advance, the threshold as a power value to be notified, sets a value obtained by subtracting the threshold from the transmission power value as a compensation power value, and transmits the... Agent:
20120021800 - Radiation power level control system and method for a wireless communication device based on a tracked radiation history: A radiation power level control scheme for a wireless user equipment (UE) device. In one embodiment, a power data history associated with the wireless UE device is maintained, the power data history comprising data tracked over a time window (e.g., a sliding time window) relative to one or more variables... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120021801 - Communication controlling method, computer readable medium, and communication device: A method to control a communication device to communicate with a first external device in a first communication method and with a second external device in a second communication method being different from the first communication method is provided. The method includes steps of determining prior to communicating in the... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
20120021802 - Image pickup lens, image pickup apparatus and mobile terminal: Provided is a small-sized five-element image pickup lens which ensures a sufficient lens speed of about F2 and exhibits various aberrations being excellently corrected. The image pickup lens is composed of, in order from the object side, a first lens with a positive refractive power, including a convex surface facing... Agent: Konica Minoita Opto, Inc.
20120021803 - Communication terminal control system: The present invention makes it possible to perform the setting, editing and browsing of various data on a mobile phone from an external device. A mobile phone is equipped with a wireless communication function and a web browser function. When the wireless communication function of the mobile phone has been... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120021804 - Method for solving conflict between network searching and mobile phone traffic and a multi-card multi-by mobile phone: A method for solving conflict between network searching and mobile phone traffic of a multi-card multi-standby mobile phone is provided. The method comprises storing network searching information of a first user card and processing the mobile phone traffic of a second user card, when conflict occurs between the network searching... Agent: Spreadtrum Communications (shanghai) Co., Ltd.
20120021805 - Service provider activation with subscriber identity module policy: Systems and methods for activating a mobile device for use with a service provider are described. In one exemplary method, a mobile device having a currently inserted SIM card may be prepared for activation using a signing process in which an activation server generates a signed activation ticket encoded with... Agent:
20120021806 - Unitized, vision-controlled, wireless eyeglass transceiver: A device allowing a user to inconspicuously send and receive wireless messages, often short text messages. The device may have an outward appearance resembling standard eyeglasses or sun glasses, and comprise a built in wireless transceiver and an optical display that enables the user to inconspicuously view incoming wireless text... Agent:
20120021807 - Mobile device with a smart battery having a battery information profile corresponding to a communication standard: Various embodiments are described for a mobile communication device having a main processor for controlling the operation of the mobile communication device; a device memory coupled to the main processor for storing a plurality of battery information profiles; and a smart battery coupled to the main processor for providing supply... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120021808 - Mobile computing device dock: In general, the subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in a system. The system includes a mobile telephone that includes a housing that defines a longitudinal axis that is oriented between a proximal end and a distal end. The mobile telephone includes one or more electrical connections... Agent: Google Inc.
20120021809 - Tilt slide module and mobile communication terminal having the same: A tilt slide module and a mobile communication terminal having the same includes a lower slide plate, an upper slide plate coupled to the lower slide plate to move in a sliding manner with respect to the lower slide plate wherein the upper slide plate is overlapped with the lower... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.
20120021810 - Cell phone cover with pocket: A Cell Phone Case with slit includes a cell phone cover. The cell phone cover comprises a vertical slit, an anterior end and a posterior end. In some preferred embodiments the cell phone cover may be made from neoprene, leather, canvas, or other materials.... Agent:01/19/2012 > 98 patent applications in 54 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20120015601 - Radio communication system, relay device, control device, and communication method: A radio communication system including a first communication device configured to transmit a signal, a relay device which includes a receiver configured to receive the transmitted signal, an amplifier configured to amplify the received signal according to a gain determined by a processor included in a control device, and a... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120015602 - Relay device, relay method, and relay device control program: A relay device which can store acquired information in the case where it relays a communication is provided. The relay device of the present invention is provided with: a first connecting means for connecting with a first communication device; a second connecting means for connecting with a second communication device;... Agent:
20120015603 - Method in a wireless repeater employing an antenna array including vertical and horizontal feeds for interference reduction: An echo cancellation wireless repeater with first and second antenna arrays having vertical and horizontal feed antenna elements selects a combination of antenna elements for reception and transmission to reduce interference and improve the quality of signal reception. In one embodiment, the antenna elements are switchably connected to transceiver circuits... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120015604 - Remote device pairing setup: A communication device having a display and instructions for displaying a short range wireless function. The instructions can cause the display of a Toolkit homepage in response to a Toolkit application being selected in a homepage of the communication device. In response to the short range wireless function being selected... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120015605 - Proximity pairing: A method for initiating a security relationship by a first communication device, wherein the first device communicates with a number of other communication devices, selects, in dependence on the result of the communicating step, one of the other devices, and initiates the negotiation of a security relationship with that selected... Agent: Cambridge Silicon Radio Limited
20120015606 - Communication of avionic data: An example avionic data communication method includes establishing a plurality of available channels using a channel controller. The channel controller also establishes a quality of service for each of the plurality of available channels. The channel controller then selects one of the available channels. The quality of service of the... Agent:
20120015607 - Method and apparatus for device initiated offloading to unlicensed bands: A method comprises communicating, by a first device, with a second device, using a device-to-device communication on licensed band, determining, by the first device, whether unlicensed band resources are available, and if the unlicensed band resources are available, initiating, by the first device, a set up of a device-to-device communication... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120015608 - Method in a wireless repeater employing an antenna array for interference reduction: A wireless repeater with an antenna array determines the antenna weights to modify the spatial selectivity of the antenna array to reduce interference and improve the quality of signal reception. The antenna weights are determined using an error minimizing algorithm to minimize the error between a desired receive signal and... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120015609 - Radio communication terminal: Provided is a radio communication terminal capable of ending communication processing in a normal manner even if removed from an information processing terminal in the course of the communication processing. According to the present invention, the radio communication terminal operates by receiving power from an external apparatus connected thereto and... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120015610 - Frequency synthesizer: A frequency synthesizer includes: a first oscillator (1) controlled by a first control device, the first oscillator having a high quality factor that is greater than 300 and produces a first clock signal (2) RF having a fixed frequency, the first control device (30) controlling the frequency of the first... Agent:
20120015611 - Apparatus for minimizing amplifer oscillation in antenna system: Embodiments of an apparatus for minimizing oscillation of an amplifier in an antenna system are provided. These embodiments can comprise passive circuitry in the form of a coupling simulator that includes passive elements selected and combined to generate an output with properties that can cancel or substantially reduce a coupled... Agent: John Mezzalingua Associates, Inc.
20120015612 - Wireless transceiver apparatus having circuit unit forming frequency resonance mode when operated under reception mode: A wireless transceiver apparatus is provided. The wireless transceiver apparatus includes a signal transmitting circuit, a circuit unit, and a signal receiving circuit. The signal transmitting circuit includes a first output port and is utilized for outputting a first transmission signal via the first output port in a transmission mode.... Agent:
20120015613 - Media sharing community: The present invention enables a user to share his/her listening experience selectively with others without sharing headphones and without disturbing others who do not want to listen. In a preferred embodiment, a first listener can accomplish this by storing in a Portable Electronic Device or similar device a library of... Agent: Rmz Development LLC
20120015614 - Enhanced wireless handset, including direct handset-to-handset communication mode: A wireless handset is provided with enhanced features and capabilities. The wireless handset may be embodied as a full-featured handset that is capable of operating either within a wireless network (such as a cellular or PCS network) or in a direct handset-to-handset communication mode that is independent of the wireless... Agent: Bertrum Technologies LLC
20120015615 - Device, system and method of selectively connecting between a transmit chain and an antenna: Some demonstrative embodiments include devices, systems and/or methods of selectively connecting between a transmit chain and an antenna. For example, a device may include a transmit chain and a non-active connector module configured to electrically connect the transmit chain to at least one antenna when the transmit chain generates a... Agent:
20120015616 - Adaptive iip2 calibration: A radio frequency transceiver (102), including a transmitter (104), a duplexer (108) and a direct-conversion receiver (106) including a mixer (140 and 141). An IIP2 calibration system (170), coupled to the transceiver, includes an IIP2 coefficient estimator (172) for calculating an estimate of second-order distortion intermodulation distortion, and an IIP2... Agent: Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.
20120015617 - Squelch detection circuit and method: A squelch detection circuit and method involves a first comparator coupled to a complimentary input signal pair and having a first polarity output. A second comparator coupled to the complimentary input signal pair has a second polarity output. An offset associated with complimentary input signal pair establishes a positive squelch... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120015618 - Method and apparatus for controlling broadcast receivers: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus is described comprising a control interface, a detection unit configured to detect that an external broadcast receiver is coupled on the control interface, a control unit configured to select one of the external broadcast receiver and another broadcast... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120015619 - Mixer arrangement: A quadrature connected passive mixer arrangement for frequency converting analog signals from a first to a second frequency. The arrangement comprises two parallel connected mixers provided as transistors. First and second LO signals and their inverse signals having separated phases are provided for driving the transistors. Signal path switches are... Agent:
20120015620 - Mobile communication system, base station, gateway apparatus, core network apparatus, and communication method: A mobile communication system includes a mobile station, a base station that communicates wirelessly with the mobile station, a gateway apparatus that connects the base station to a core network, and a core network apparatus that is arranged in the core network. The base station includes a control unit that... Agent:
20120015623 - Privacy-related requests for an ims emergency session: A network component is provided that includes a processor configured, upon the network component receiving an IMS (Internet Protocol Multimedia Subsystem) emergency call from a user equipment (UE) 110, to detect in the emergency call an indicator requesting the network component to restrict presentation of private information related to the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120015621 - Ready check systems: Ready Check Systems is an improved communication system comprising a central computer system for initiating, integrating, and administering a remote network, a master communication unit operated remotely by a team leader, and a plurality of auxiliary communication devices preferably operated remotely by team members, wherein alert signals may be efficiently... Agent:
20120015622 - System for transmitting an emergency call: An emergency call system transmits an emergency call with emergency information from a vehicle using a communication system. The emergency call system includes an emergency call device that connects with an emergency assistance center during an emergency. The emergency call device may be automatically or manually triggered to transmit data... Agent: Harman Becker Automotive Systems Gmbh
20120015625 - Intra-vehicular mobile device usage detection system and method of using the same: A system and method for detecting and storing mobile device usage by a driver of a vehicle. An antenna in a vehicle is configured and positioned to detect mobile device signals from the driver area in the vehicle. A processor in communication with the antenna analyzes the detected signals for... Agent:
20120015626 - System and method for determining commonly used communication terminals and for identifying noisy entities in large-scale link analysis: Methods and systems for determining mobile communication terminals (mobiles) that have a common user, or that have a group of users in common. The methods and systems examine change-of-association events of mobiles operating in a network, and correlate the events to determine common mobiles, i.e., mobiles that have the same... Agent: Verint Systems Ltd.
20120015624 - System and method for organizing application indicators on an electronic device: A device for and a method of refreshing presentation of icons for objects processed on an electronic device are provided. The method comprises: providing a first template for a layout of the icons having a first trigger condition based on a time for the device, the layout of the icons... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120015628 - Call cost indication systems and methods: Systems and method provide a call cost indication indicative of a cost of receiving an incoming call by a mobile phone. A cost indication server receives a cost request from a cost requestor prior to setting up the incoming call and retrieves, based upon the cost request, call cost information... Agent:
20120015627 - Reverse charge calling in a communications network: According to one embodiment of the present invention, there is provided an apparatus for use in a communication network for performing reverse charge calling. The apparatus comprises a reverse charging element operable for: receiving a request from a first subscriber to establish a reverse charge call with a second subscriber,... Agent:
20120015630 - Method and system for providing real-time alert notification: A system and method for providing real-time alert message to one or more subscribers in a service provider network is provided. The service provider network may be an enterprise, a communication service provider or a hosted service. A throttler application receives request for alert message generated by an alert originator... Agent: Infosys Technologies Limited
20120015629 - Securing a mobile computing device: In general, this disclosure describes techniques for unlocking certain functionality of a mobile computing device upon wirelessly detecting that an external device is in relatively close proximity to the mobile computing device. One example method comprises: providing a phone application and a second, different application; initiating a first mode of... Agent: Google Inc.
20120015631 - Service processing method, communication system and relevant devices: Embodiments of the present prevention disclose a service processing method, a communication system, and relevant devices to enable the user to more conveniently set ring tones and improve system security. The method includes: a management client located in a user terminal obtains a ring tone setting processing request of a... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120015632 - Method and system for wireless phone recording: The present invention related to a method for recording a mobile phone call and mobile phone recording system for recording audio from mobile phone calls. The mobile phone recording system can have an interface that is seamless and undetectable by the user so that the system can be used for... Agent:
20120015633 - Method and system for wireless phone recording: The present invention related to a method for recording a mobile phone call and mobile phone recording system for recording audio from mobile phone calls. The mobile phone recording system can have an interface that is seamless and undetectable by the user so that the system can be used for... Agent:
20120015634 - Method and system for wireless phone recording: The present invention related to a method for recording a mobile phone call and mobile phone recording system for recording audio from mobile phone calls. The mobile phone recording system can have an interface that is seamless and undetectable by the user so that the system can be used for... Agent:
20120015635 - Wireless handheld device, system, and method of detecting and storing email settings: A method and apparatus for changing settable email parameters in a system supporting email using a wireless device, the system including a wireless electronic device and a wireless network. Provided is a way of changing email settings on the wireless device, and storing those changes on both the device and,... Agent:
20120015637 - Method and system for date transfer from a cellular communications-device application to a telecommunications network: Embodiments of the present invention are directed to an information-transfer system that operates within a cell phone. The information-transfer system includes a data-transfer application that, prior to displaying a user interface with a call feature that allows a user to invoke a cell-phone application to place a phone call, places... Agent:
20120015636 - Method for displaying information from an id transmitter: The invention relates to a method for displaying a piece of information, using a mobile ID transmitter (10) and a cellular telephone (20) having a display (21), wherein the mobile ID transmitter (10) is used to activate a security system of a motor vehicle, the mobile ID transmitter (10) has... Agent: Huf HÜ Lsbeck & FÜ Rst Gmbh & Co. Kg
20120015638 - Handheld electronic device having improved phone call log and associated method: An improved handheld electronic device and an associated method provide an improved call list that presents information relating to logged phone calls in a collapsed manner. A single entry is displayed on the call list to represent a call log of phone calls from the same phone number.... Agent:
20120015639 - Telephone caller classification: In general, the subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in methods, systems, and program products for identifying telephone spam. An indication of an incoming telephone call and a calling device telephone number for the incoming telephone call is received. An indication that the calling device telephone number... Agent: Google Inc.
20120015641 - Control system, mobile terminal device, controlled device, control method, and computer-readable non-transitory recording medium storing control program: Provided are a control system, a mobile terminal device, a controlled device, a control method, and a computer-readable non-transitory recording medium storing a control program which are capable of reducing misoperations by a user. The mobile terminal device of the control system includes an instruction determining unit for determining specifics... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20120015640 - Handling of applications of mobile terminals in a serving node: A method of supporting a communication between a mobile terminal UE and a serving node of a telecommunication network, the serving node comprising an application interface, a programming module and a basic code module storing and processing basic functions. The serving node receives an initialization message from the UE and... Agent:
20120015642 - Firmware update method for mobile terminal and mobile terminal using the same: A method for updating a firmware of a mobile terminal over the air in a mobile communication system and a mobile terminal using the same are provided comprising an internal memory and a detachable external memory and downloading an update file of a firmware from a firmware server over the... Agent:
20120015643 - System and method for real time self-provisioning for a mobile communication device: A system and method of provisioning services for a mobile communication device are disclosed. A provisioning request including provisioning information and specifying a provisioning operation and a first communication service is prepared on the mobile communication device and sent to a provisioning system. Processing of the provisioning request is dependent... Agent:
20120015644 - Virtual instance architecture for mobile device management systems: System and method for remotely managing mobile devices. A virtual instance mobile device is maintained for each physical mobile device to be managed. Each virtual instance mobile device is executable in a computer runtime environment and includes a hardware emulation component configured to emulate the hardware components of the corresponding... Agent: Mobile Iron, Inc.
20120015646 - Method for accessing a service unavailable through a network cell: A method performed by user equipment (UE) includes receiving a request to access a service unavailable through a first network cell associated with the UE, and receiving a message from an access device associated with the first network cell, wherein the message identifies a plurality of second network cells providing... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120015645 - Method for transmitting a synchronous channel and an essential control information channel, and femto base station thereof: The present invention provides a method for transmitting a synchronous channel and an essential control information channel in a femto base station. The method comprises the steps of: acquiring by the femto base station segment information from a macro base station which overlays the femto base station; discriminating by the... Agent:
20120015647 - System and method of determining standby time for mobile stations: A method and system for determining standby time for a mobile station uses a battery simulator, a base station emulator, a computer to control the test equipment and MSUT for testing a mobile station. The computer includes a module for determining a radio off battery voltage, a module for deriving... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120015648 - Apparatus and method for making measurements in mobile telecommunications system user equipment: A method and apparatus for selecting cells in a mobile telecommunications system, the system comprising a network of a plurality of cells of a Universal Mobile Telecommunications Systems (UMTS) and a network of a plurality of cells of a second Radio Access Technology (RAT), the method comprising, at a user... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120015651 - Efficient searching for communications networks: Systems and methods are provided for adaptive control of scanning by a communications device, such as a mobile handset, for an available communication network based on a status of the communications device, user behavior, and signal status. A new time interval used for scanning for communications networks and access points... Agent: Csc Holdings, LLC
20120015650 - Fallback between radio access technologies: A method for assigning a location area to a mobile device for use in circuit switched fallback from a first radio access network to a second radio access network. Two counters are implemented at the eNode B—a first counter to count the numbers of times a mobile reports a given... Agent: VodafoneIPLicensing Limited
20120015652 - Method and apparatus for processing changes in a csg subscription in a wireless communication system: Provided are a method and an apparatus for processing changes in a closed subscriber group (CSG) subscription in a wireless communication system. A non-access stratum (NAS) of a user equipment receives, from a network, an NAS message indicating that the CSG service to a CSG cell has expired. The NAS... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120015649 - Methods and apparatus to support base station detection and selection in multi-tier wireless networks: A subscriber station can efficiently determine an accessible base station by scanning a subset of base stations based on an optimized list received from a serving base station. The subscriber station includes a white list that contains information regarding a number of closed subscriber group (CSG) base stations to which... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120015655 - Cellular mobile communications system: A method of routing call signalling to a destination address from a first cellular mobile communications network comprising a plurality of cells to one of a plurality of smaller cells collectively identified in said first mobile communications network by a single virtual cell identifier. The method involves receiving call signalling... Agent:
20120015654 - Method and apparatus for positioning of devices in a wireless network: Methods and apparatuses are provided that facilitate allowing position determination of devices in wireless networks with home evolved Node Bs (HeNB). An HeNB can determine its location based at least in part on positioning measurements from one or more devices. The HeNB can additionally or alternatively register its location or... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120015653 - Method and system for mitigation of unlisted cell impacts in idle mode of cellular systems: A UE, in an idle mode, receives pilot signals and synchronization signals from a serving cell and neighbor cells comprising neighbor cells listed and/or unlisted in a neighboring cell list. The UE validates each of the serving cell, the listed neighbor cells and the unlisted neighbor cells from the received... Agent:
20120015659 - Cognitive interference management in wireless networks with relays, macro cells, micro cells, pico cells and femto cells: Cognitive interference management in Cellular wireless network with relays and micro/pico/femto cells operated in distributed scheduling mode. A cellular system may use RS to improve capacity or for coverage extension. A RS relays the signals between BS 104 and MS by using wireless links between BS-RS and RS-MS during both... Agent: Centre Of Excellence In Wireless Technology
20120015657 - Managing power consumption in base stations and remote access points: A wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) in communication with a wireless network that may include a base station (or base node) and a cell that may be in a dormant mode is contemplated. The WTRU may determine that the WTRU may be within a vicinity of the cell and may generate... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20120015656 - Method of handling multicall functionality and related communication device: A method for handling multicall functionality for a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method includes sending an information element (IE) from a first core network node to a second core network node through a first message, wherein the IE contains multicall capability of the first core network node connected... Agent:
20120015658 - Method of performing actions related to handover by a mobile station that is in power saving mode in a wireless mobile communication system: A method of performing actions related to handover by a mobile station (MS) in a wireless mobile communication system is disclosed. More specifically, the MS receives information from a base station (BS), wherein the information includes at least one action for performing handover and at least one condition corresponding to... Agent:
20120015660 - Femto cell system and method of achieving mobility with macro/micro cell in femto cell system: A node that manages a plurality of femto cells identifies the femto cells that use an identical scrambling code, transfers a relocation request from the macro/micro network of a moving source to the femto cells and obtains information from a correct moving destination to achieve inter-network mobility of the mobile... Agent:
20120015662 - Relay collaborative communication system and communication method: The present invention provides a relay collaborative cellular mobile communication system and a communication method of the system. In the method, all relay stations or a base station and relay stations in a cell (i) measure all uplink signals such as uplink reference signals and random-access signals from user devices... Agent:
20120015661 - Relay communication system: A relay communications system is described in which a base station is able to dynamically vary or semi-statically vary the number of resource blocks used to carry relay control data within a transmitted sub-frame. Default resource blocks are used to include a first part of the control data and if... Agent:
20120015663 - Combined base transceiver station and base station controller: A combined base station controller (12) and base transceiver station (14) comprises a selector distribution unit (SDU, 20), a main call control (MCC, 22) coupled to the SDU, a radio call control (RCC, 18) coupled to the MCC, and a channel element control (CEC, 16) coupled to the RCC.... Agent: Airwalk Communications, Inc.
20120015664 - Method and apparatus for mitigating interference in femto cell in wireless communication system: A method for mitigating interference by a femto Base Station (BS) in a wireless communication system including a macro BS is provided. The method includes receiving information about resources allocated for a channel measurement signal from the macro BS, measuring an UpLink (UL) power by detecting a channel measurement signal... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120015670 - Hybrid gnss and tdoa wireless location system: A method and apparatus for position determination is provided using measurements from both Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers and terrestrial-based Uplink Time Difference of Arrival (UTDOA) receivers. The method involves the transformation of downlink satellite measurements into equivalent UTDOA measurements by computing comparable cross-correlation coefficients and time differences of arrival... Agent: Trueposition, Inc.
20120015666 - Method and apparatus for routing messages of a positioning protocol in a wireless network: Methods and apparatuses are provided that facilitate routing of messages of a positioning protocol, such as long term evolution (LTE) positioning protocol annex (LPPa). A positioning server can determine a network area identifier of one or more messages based at least in part on an identifier of a base station... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120015669 - Method and device for positioning terminal in long term evolution system: A method and an apparatus for terminal locating in long term evolution system are provided by the present invention, wherein, the method includes: calculating the propagation delay from the terminal to the base station to which the terminal belongs, according to the synchronization time advance of the terminal and the... Agent: China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology
20120015671 - Method and system for locating a notebook computer: A method for locating a notebook computer by sending a Wake on Wireless WAN (WoW) signal via a wireless network to the notebook computer to switch ON the notebook computer; instructing the notebook computer to determine its own location using GPS if the notebook computer lid is open.... Agent:
20120015667 - Method of determining a position in a wireless communication system and apparatus thereof: A method of determining a position in a wireless communication system and apparatus thereof are disclosed. The present invention includes receiving system information including information on a reference cell and at least one neighbor cell from a location server, receiving positioning reference signals (PRSs) from the reference cell and the... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120015665 - Sensor node positioning for location determination: Systems, methods, and devices are described for determining a physical location of a wireless device. A receiver may be configured to receive associations between anchor locations and sensor nodes, wherein each sensor node uses near field communications to identify an anchor location. The receiver may also receive signal strength measurements... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120015668 - System and method for proximity area networking for selection of messaging: Embodiments of the present invention include improved communication system and methods. In one embodiment, the present invention includes a wireless communication method comprising, on a first wireless device, receiving one or more wireless device identifications associated with one or more other wireless devices, and transmitting at least one of the... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.
20120015674 - Automatic routing of search results: In general, the subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in methods, systems, and program products for providing search results automatically to a user of a computing device. A spoken input provided by a user to a computing device is received. The spoken input is transmitted to a... Agent: Google Inc.
20120015672 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal and controlling method thereof are disclosed, by which object information on an object in a preview image is held in the preview image to be utilized in various ways. The present invention includes displaying a preview image photographed via a camera, obtaining a current position of the... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120015673 - Visual representation of contact location: A method for visually representing information on a display of a portable electronic device includes receiving location coordinates from at least one other portable electronic device, plotting a visual identifier on a map and displaying the map on the display of the portable electronic device. The position of the visual... Agent:
20120015675 - Network system, communication terminal, communication method, and communication program: A communication terminal includes: a communication unit; a memory; a first obtaining unit for obtaining first data; and a first control unit for detecting, using the communication unit, whether the communication terminal is in a first state in which the communication terminal can exchange the first data with another terminal... Agent:
20120015677 - Method and system for efficiently routing messages: Efficient routing of a message over a data network. A first communication device sends a message to a telemetry gateway or short message arbitrator. The telemetry gateway or short message arbitrator determines the communication protocol of the first communication device and the communication protocol of a second communication device. The... Agent: Cellemetry, LLC
20120015676 - 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:
20120015678 - Methods and apparatus of transmission power control in the presence of interference: A method of operating a wireless device is provided in which an interference level on a resource is determined. In addition, a signal is transmitted on the resource with a first power when the interference level is low. The first power is such that the signal is received with a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120015679 - Embryo frequency leakage for personalized wireless communication system: An embryo frequency leakage system for personalized wireless communication includes a base station with transceiver transmits and receives at a carrier frequency fl, an apparatus that transmits and receives at frequency fl while purposely leaks at another frequency fe; a handheld that transmits and receives at its embryo frequency fe... Agent:
20120015681 - Measurement configuration and reporting of csg cells in connected mode: A network sends to a user equipment UE a range indicator by which a private cell can be distinguished from a non-private cell, a first indicator that indicates whether or not to report private cells in a measurement report, and a second indicator that indicates which private cells are to... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120015680 - Method and apparatus for data transmission based on multiple cell collaboration: The method for channel information feedback based on multiple cell collaboration comprises a step wherein first channel quality information including the channel information between the terminal and base station is transmitted to the base station; a step wherein after the first channel quality information is sent; a channel quality information... Agent:
20120015682 - Energy savings in cellular base stations: A method for reducing energy consumption of a base station is described. A first pilot channel is transmitted via a first antenna using a first downlink power amplifier. A second pilot channel is transmitted via a second antenna using a second downlink power amplifier. It is determined that no multiple-input... Agent:
20120015684 - Antenna controller device, radio communication system, and antenna controlling method: A radio base station (100A) has a directional antenna (110A) by which the beam direction (D1) which is a direction to which a directional beam is directed can be changed in a vertical plane. The radio base station (100A) acquires a terminal altitude value indicating the altitude of a radio... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120015683 - Method and device for obtaining an x2 interface transmission address of a base station in an lte system: A method and device for obtaining an X2 interface transmission address of a base station in an LIE system are provided. The method is implemented based on base stations, the base station, using a constructed independent message, obtains through an S1 interface a base station transmission address which is required... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120015685 - Handover control apparatus: A handover control apparatus selects, as a target station, an adjacent station having an upturn and stable transition trend of reception level of a radio wave received by a radio, when necessity to carry out handover is determined, and performs handover for switching from a serving station to the target... Agent: Denso Corporation
20120015686 - Methods and apparatus for leveraging a mobile phone or mobile computing device for use in controlling model vehicles: Methods and systems for utilizing a mobile computing device (e.g., such as a mobile phone) for use in controlling a model vehicle are described. Consistent with some embodiments, a mobile computing device provides various user controls for generating signals that are communicated to a radio transmitter device coupled with the... Agent:
20120015687 - Semiconductor package and mobile device using the same: According to an embodiment, a semiconductor package includes a semiconductor chip mounted on an interposer board, a encapsulant sealing the semiconductor chip, and a conductive shielding layer covering the encapsulant and at least part of a side surface of the interposer board. The interposer board has plural vias through an... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120015688 - Wireless communication device and data reception method: A wireless communication device which can receive broadcast multi-casted data without sending a radio wave, and data reception method of the same. A mobile phone (1) is provided with a storage unit (34) which stores the time that BCMCS transmission takes place; a communication unit (31) which is compliant with... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120015689 - Methods and apparatus for providing manual selection of a communication network for a mobile station: Methods and apparatus for providing manual selection of a communication network for a mobile station are described. A plurality of communication networks are identified by scanning a coverage area within which the mobile station is operating. A plurality of network identifiers corresponding to the plurality of communication networks are then... Agent:
20120015691 - Combined rear view mirror and telephone: A mobile telephone or cellular telephone unit and a rear view mirror housing of an automobile are combined to provide an improved telephone apparatus that enables a hands-free use by a driver while operating the vehicle, the improved telephone apparatus includes a rear view mirror housing, the housing including a... Agent:
20120015690 - Detection of mobile phone usage: Systems, methods and apparatuses for detecting the use of a mobile communications device while driving a vehicle. Data from a vehicle is correlated with data on the use of a mobile communications device to determine if the mobile communications device was used at the same time as the vehicle was... Agent:
20120015692 - Image transmission apparatus, image transmission method and image transmission program product: A cellular phone includes, for the sake of privacy protection, a camera for outputting a pick up image in which an operator is photographed, a touch panel to accept designation of at least a partial region of the pick up image, and a control portion to determine a masked region... Agent:
20120015694 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal having a controller to extract and display content within a region specified on a screen of the terminal. The displayed content occupies a highest rate among a plurality of contents in a region specified on the screen. The region may be taken from a displayed website or... Agent:
20120015693 - Mobile terminal and method for configuring idle screen thereof: A mobile terminal and a method for configuring a screen of the mobile terminal are discussed. According to an embodiment, the method includes collecting status information and usage information of the mobile terminal while menus displayed on the screen of the mobile terminal are used, forming a menu usage pattern... Agent:
20120015695 - Providing a user with feedback regarding power consumption in battery-operated electronic devices: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for providing a user with feedback regarding power consumption in a battery-operated electronic device. In one aspect, a method performed by data processing apparatus includes identifying, using the data processing apparatus, usage of a hardware component of... Agent: Google Inc.
20120015696 - Application audio announcements using wireless protocols: The present invention relates to methods and apparatus for using a wireless telephone communication protocol to make a non-telephonic audio announcement (NTAA). An apparatus to use a hands-free telephonic device to make a non-telephonic audio announcement (NTAA) includes an announcer module configured to receive the NTAA from an application. The... Agent: Google Inc.
20120015697 - Speaker phone mode operation of a mobile device: A mobile device configured for hands-free operation includes a detection mechanism configured to detect an orientation of the mobile device; a microphone; a speaker that generates audio sound when the mobile device is in a speaker phone mode; and a processor module coupled to the detection mechanism and the speaker.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120015698 - Method for controlling power in wireless telephone set: A method for controlling power in a wireless telephone set is provided. The method includes controlling a power supply to a receiving section and a transmitting section by using a transmitting section turn-on signal to turn on the transmitting section, when the transmitting section turn-on signal is received in a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.01/12/2012 > 119 patent applications in 51 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20120009865 - Method and system for disabling a wireless communication device: A method and system for disabling a wireless communication device, including: capturing a signal stream from the wireless communication device by satisfying a signal control protocol using a mobile broadcast antenna; and routing signals to and from the wireless communication device according to a non-standard protocol, thereby disabling normal operation... Agent:
20120009867 - Apparatus and method for location estimation in a wireless communication system: An apparatus and method for location estimation in a wireless communication system are provided. The method includes identifying if a received at least one signal passed through at least one repeater, when the received at least one signal is identified as having passed though at least one repeater, measuring a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120009866 - Systems and methods for facilitating intra-cell-peer-to-peer communication: Methods and systems for providing efficient communications between two mobile stations served by the same base station or relay station are provided. A base station maintains information identifying which mobile stations it is serving. When a connection is set up between two mobile stations, if they are both being served... Agent: Rockstar Bidco Lp
20120009868 - Methods and apparatus for process control with improved commnication links: A control network carries information between nodes in a control system. For example, in one aspect of the invention, a control network includes first and second nodes, each of which is associated with at least one device in a control system, such as a controller, actuator, sensor, or otherwise. The... Agent: Invensys Systems, Inc.
20120009871 - Apparatus and method for supporting different types of universal integrated circuit cards: Apparatus and method for supporting different types of universal integrated circuit cards (UICCs). A user equipment may include an antenna, a contactless front-end (CLF) unit, an UICC, and a controller. The user equipment may selectively couple one of a the CLF unit and the UICC based on information stored in... Agent:
20120009870 - Communication device, communication system, and communication method: There is provided a communication device including: a high frequency coupler; a band-pass filter; a switching mechanism that switches an electrical length a transmission line between the high frequency coupler and the band-pass filter; a communication unit that receives hardware information of other end of communication before establishing a communication... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120009873 - Method for transmitting an nfc application and computer device: In a method for transmitting an NFC application (9), a secure channel (14) is establishing by means of a proxy (11) between a Trusted Service Manager (1) and an NFC device (3) via a computing device (10) comprising the proxy (11) and via an RFID reader (12) being a part... Agent: Nxp B.v.
20120009869 - Power supply device, communication terminal device, and non-contact power transmission method: A power supply apparatus including a near-field wireless communication unit that wirelessly communicates with a plurality of communication terminals, a power transmission unit that sets a plurality of resonance frequencies to transfer power in a non-contact manner to each of the plurality of communication terminals, and a control unit that... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Japan, Inc.
20120009872 - Temperature tracking device and method using same: A device for monitoring conditions within an environment in which an item is disposed includes a environment monitoring tag operably disposed adjacent an article to sense environment surrounding said article and store environmental data sensed, wherein said tag is equipped with software and hardware to communicate said data using Near... Agent:
20120009874 - Allowed spectrum information distribution system: A system for determining allowed channels for operating in unlicensed bandwidth. Initially, an apparatus may determine whether valid allowed channel information corresponding to the current position of the apparatus already exists in the apparatus. If the allowed channel information corresponding to the current position of the apparatus does not exist... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120009879 - Method for communicating an electrical signal: The invention provides a method for communicating an electrical signal from a first region to a second region via an electrically conductive wall between the first region and the second region, the method comprising using a transmitter for generating the signal in the first region, using the wall as part... Agent:
20120009876 - Process of audio data exchanges of information between a central unit and a bluetooth controller: Electronic device comprising audio/video functionalities including: a central processing unit (100) comprising means of storage of audio/video files; a Bluetooth communication controller (200) allowing the wireless communication of audio/video files towards a satellite (20), said communication controller comprising a buffer (210) ensuring the provisional storage of audio/video data received by... Agent: St-ericsson Sa
20120009875 - Short range wireless communications: This document presents a wireless communication scheme utilizing a combination of two wireless communication schemes: a short range communication scheme and a radio communication scheme having a longer wireless transmission range than the wireless transmission range of the short range communication scheme. A short range signal is used to indicate... Agent: Polar Electro Oy
20120009877 - System and method for configuring a wireless communication system in a vehicle: A control module for a wireless communication system in a vehicle having a plurality of operational settings includes a memory, a control circuit and a radio frequency transceiver. The memory is configured to store a plurality of performance characteristics associated with at least one mobile wireless communication device. The control... Agent: Johnson Controls Technology Company
20120009878 - Vehicle communication system: A vehicle communication system detects the presence of a passenger wearable communication device. The system receives audio signals from multiple sources inside or outside of a vehicle. The system processes the signals before routing the signals to multiple destinations. The destinations may include wearable personal communication devices, front and/or rear... Agent: Nuance Communications, Inc.
20120009880 - Device, system and method of wireless communication over a beamformed communication link: Some demonstrative embodiments include devices, systems and/or methods of wireless communication over a beamformed communication link. For example, a device may include a wireless communication unit to establish at least one beamformed communication link for communication with at least one other wireless communication device, wherein the wireless communication unit is... Agent:
20120009881 - Mobile communication device and communication control method: Provided are a mobile communication device and a communication control method which can perform communication by using a stable high-quality antenna while suppressing a power consumption. The mobile communication device includes: a first antenna (31); a second antenna (32); a communication unit (33) which performs a continuous communication by using... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120009883 - Mobile terminal and switching method for controlling data transmission interface thereof: A mobile terminal and switching method for controlling data transmission interface thereof are provided. The mobile terminal includes an application processor, a communication processor and data transmission interfaces thereof, the application processor including a traffic monitor unit and an interface control unit, wherein the traffic monitor unit is configured to... Agent: Lenovo (beijing) Limited
20120009882 - Statistical inversion method and system for device-free localization in rf sensor networks: A new methodology for detecting, localizing, tracking, and counting objects. The method for state/space estimation includes arranging in a space a first pair of radio frequency sensors in a network of nodes. The first pair of radio frequency sensors is calibrated to determine a first fading condition associated with the... Agent:
20120009885 - Integrated circuit/printed circuit board substrate structure and communications: A radio transceiver device includes circuitry for radiating electromagnetic signals at a very high radio frequency both through space, as well as through wave guides that are formed within a substrate material. In one embodiment, the substrate comprises a dielectric substrate formed within a board, for example, a printed circuit... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120009884 - Multiple input multiple output antenna module and associated method: A multiple input multiple output (MIMO) antenna module, comprising a first signal feed port coupled to a first antenna element disposed along a first edge of an antenna array board, a second signal feed port coupled to a second antenna element disposed on the antenna array board and a transceiver... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120009886 - Architecture for coexistence of multiple band radios: A front end module for use with a first and a second radio frequency transceiver, constituted of: a control circuitry; a first antenna connection port; a second antenna connection port; a filter arranged to substantially attenuate the carrier frequency bandwidth of the second radio frequency transceiver; and a plurality of... Agent: Microsemi Corporation
20120009887 - Wireless circuitry with reduced harmonic interference: An electronic device has wireless communications circuitry that includes transmitters and receivers. Antenna structures may be coupled to the transmitters and receivers to support radio-frequency signal transmission and radio-frequency signal reception operations. Switching circuitry such as first and second radio-frequency switches may be used to support multiple communications bands of... Agent:
20120009888 - Methods and apparatus for use in communicating data which includes the selection of an rf channel for communications: A mobile communication device includes a first radio frequency (RF) transceiver and a second RF transceiver. The first RF transceiver is operative for communications in accordance with a first radio protocol (e.g. BLUETOOTH®) using a first set of RF channels, and the second RF transceiver is operative for communications in... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120009889 - Narrow-band tunable radio frequency (rf) power amplifiers and related methods: Narrow band tunable radio frequency (RF) power amplifiers (PAs) and related methods are disclosed that provide narrow band tunable gain responses, such as linear gain responses, that can be selected for different frequency bands. The narrow band tunable PAs thereby provide out-of-band rejection for different selectable frequency bands so that... Agent:
20120009890 - Method and apparatus for providing a geo-predictive streaming service: A method for providing geo-predictive streaming services may include receiving, at a mobile terminal, an indication of network performance parameters associated with a corresponding time and location of a projected route of the mobile terminal, determining, at the mobile terminal, whether a portion of the projected route corresponds to an... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120009891 - Apparatus and method for preventing occurrence of electromagnetic interference in portable terminal: An apparatus and method for setting a modulation frequency within a non-use frequency range so as to reduce ElectroMagnetic Interference (EMI) occurring during frequency modulation in a portable terminal are provided. The apparatus includes a controller and a frequency set unit. At frequency modulation, the controller determines whether a modulation... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120009892 - Wireless communication system and method for adjusting used depth of buffer unit in wireless communication system: A wireless communication system includes a receiving unit, a buffer unit, a determining unit, and an adjustment unit. The receiving unit receives a signal stream. The buffer unit is coupled to the receiving unit, for storing the signal stream by using a used depth. The determining unit is coupled to... Agent:
20120009894 - Collaborative incident alert system for mobile devices: An incident alert system enables a plurality of users to participate in a collaborative process to report and be alerted of incidents such as emergencies or hazards. A user uses a networked mobile phone with geo-positioning capability to communicate with a server to report incidents and to inquire about potential... Agent:
20120009893 - Method and apparatus for the autoselection of an emergency number in a mobile stations: A method and apparatus for the selection of an emergency number in a mobile station having a geographic indicator, the method comprising the steps of and the apparatus characterized by means for: determining whether a user is attempting to reach an emergency service provider; and if the user is attempting... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120009895 - Method and apparatus for reliable transmission of charging detail records: A charging detail record transmission capability is provided herein. A mobile gateway (MG) generates charging detail records (CDRs) intended for delivery to a charging gateway function (CGF). The CDRs are propagated toward both a first and second charging data function (CDFs). The first and second CDFs buffer the CDRs. The... Agent:
20120009896 - Above-lock camera access: Apparatus and methods are disclosed for allowing smart phone users to “capture the moment” by allowing easy access to a camera application when a mobile device is in an above-lock (or locked) mode, while also preventing unauthorized access to other smart phone functionality. According to one embodiment of the disclosed... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120009898 - Abuse-resistant method of providing invitation codes for registering user accounts with an online service: A server system having one or more processors and memory receives, from a client, an invitation-code request from a user of the client for an invitation code enabling a new user account to be registered, where the invitation-code request includes identifying information and determines whether the invitation-code request exceeds registration... Agent:
20120009900 - Location based presence and privacy management: A method and system for providing location based presence status and enhancing location privacy management in a mobile, instant messaging or social networking environment. A user specifies or saves their favorite locations (e.g. home, work, school, or particular business or point of interest locations), and specifies or selects names and/or... Agent: Mpanion, Inc.
20120009897 - Location privacy selector: A wireless device capable of being located over a network by a requesting party comprises a phone, and a display to display a visually-continuous location privacy slider having at least five stops. Each of the at least five stops corresponds to a given combination of settings within the phone relating... Agent:
20120009901 - Method for controlling access of terminal to home (e)nodeb: A method for controlling access of a terminal, which is connected to a Home (e)NodeB operated in a closed access mode, the method comprises: determining whether a timer, which designates allowable time to access to the Home (e)NodeB by using a specific closed subscriber group (CSG) ID, has expired; comparing... Agent:
20120009899 - Network or access point handoff based upon historical pathway: A device for handing off a wireless connection can include a receiver configured to receive a communication signal from a wireless device within a first wireless cell, a first processor configured to determine communication information regarding the first wireless cell, and a storage unit configured to store directional information regarding... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120009902 - Method for distributing contact information between applications: A method and system for distributing contacting information between applications is provided. The system preferably uses an ENUM-type protocol and a middleware tool kit to associate telephone numbers to other identifying information, such as e-mail addresses or URLs for web sites. The system enables the associated contacting information to be... Agent:
20120009903 - Pushed content notification and display: Presenting content within an application on a device is disclosed. Receiving notification of new content within an application at a device is disclosed. Presenting the received notification at the device is disclosed. Receiving a selection of the notification, and displaying the new content in the screen directly following receiving the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120009904 - Systems, methods, and computer program products for determining a location of a tracked device after a device or network failure: Systems, methods, and computer program products are for receiving a tracking failure notification including a device identifier of a tracked device that is unavailable because of a failure condition, determining the failure condition as being one of a network failure and a tracked device failure, retrieving known location data of... Agent:
20120009905 - System and method for providing feedback to a caller in response to the modulation of an incoming voice communication: In order to facilitate the modulation of speech delivery to a participant that is driving or otherwise performing a parallel task, a feedback mechanism is incorporated in order to inform the remote participant of the progress of the delivery of his/her speech at their end of the conversation. In this... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120009906 - System and method for resuming media: A system and method of resuming media playback on a mobile device can include playing media on a mobile device and outputting audio associated with the playing media to an audio output device. The media can be paused in response to receiving an interrupt request. A play request can be... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120009907 - Wireless conference system: A wireless conference system includes a master device and a slave device. The master device includes a master user interface, a master BLUETOOTH unit, a master memory unit, and a command converting unit. The master user interface includes a master screen. The master memory unit saves a conference document. The... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20120009908 - System and method for updating presence information in instant messaging applications on a mobile device: A system and method for controlling the presence status on a mobile device is provided. The method comprises determining an active notification profile for said mobile device, said active notification profile defining how said mobile device notifies of new events; determining a corresponding presence status for said active notification profile;... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120009910 - Apparatus and method for applying ciphering in a universal mobile telecommunications system: Apparatus and a method for ciphering messages in mobile telecommunications system user equipment and network are disclosed. The apparatus is arranged to store a plurality of current ciphering configurations and/or a plurality of old (previously applied) ciphering configurations and/or a plurality of new (future) ciphering configurations. Thus different ciphering configuration... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120009909 - Feasibility, convergence, and optimization of lte femto networks: Methods and systems used to plan, optimize, and manage LTE femtocell networks describes an analytical framework and algorithms that allow analysis and planning of various femtocell aspects including dynamic adjustment of femtocell power for interference mitigation, and optimization according to user selectable policies. The framework recommends using a hybrid of... Agent: Telcordia Technologies, Inc.
20120009913 - Femtocell access node, femtocell system, and data transmission method for the system: In the case where a sending terminal is willing to transmit data to a receiving terminal, a femto cell connection node of the sending side determines a present connection state of the receiving terminal and determines a transmission format of the data to be transmitted from the sending terminal to... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.
20120009911 - Method and apparatus for enhancing discoverability and usability of data network capability of a mobile device: In a technique for enhancing discoverability and increasing usage of a web browser in a mobile device on a wireless network, a server system coupled to the wireless network receives a signal representing initiation of a voice call from the mobile device. In response, the server system performs a lookup... Agent:
20120009912 - Method, apparatus and system for controlling self-optimization switch: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, an apparatus, and a system for controlling a self-optimization switch. By using technical solutions provided in embodiments of the present invention, enabling and disabling of self-optimization can be controlled, and a state of the self-optimization switch can be obtained. A technical solution... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120009914 - Electronic device controlling apparatus for mobile terminal and method thereof: An electronic device controlling apparatus for a mobile terminal capable of conveniently and effectively remote-control an electronic device by using a mobile terminal without a remote controller of the electronic device, and a method thereof. When an electronic device is displayed on a display unit through a camera, an electronic... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120009915 - Group communication sessions in a wireless communications system: In an embodiment, an access terminal (AT), requests a non-exclusive floor (NEF) for a group communication session (GCS) in response to a detection that a user of the AT intends to speak to an associated communication group (CG). In another embodiment, the AT later requests that its NEF for the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120009917 - Method for communicating in a mimo network: The present invention relates to method for communicating in a network, said network comprising a primary station and at least one secondary station having a plurality of antennas, the method comprising the step of the primary station transmitting to a first secondary station an indication of a first receive combining... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20120009916 - Method for synchronizing data within mobile communities: A method for synchronizing data related to a communication event between a first mobile device and a second mobile device includes modifying a first data element stored in the first mobile device using a processor of the first mobile device in response to a user action event related to the... Agent: T-mobile Austria Gmbh
20120009918 - Method and apparatus for handling measurement configuration and logging in a wireless communication system: A method and system for using a mobile device to collect and log network performance information operates by configuring the mobile device to automatically collect data about physical characteristics of the wireless network and log that data. The mobile device initially receives a performance measurement configuration from its registered cellular... Agent: Htc Corporation
20120009919 - Method, device, and system for measuring and reporting automatic neighbour relation: The present invention relates to the communications field and discloses a method, a device, and a system for measuring and reporting an automatic neighbour relation (ANR), which are capable of completing an ANR function during a radio link failure (RLF), therefore saving measurement time and improving network performance. The solution... Agent:
20120009920 - Systems and methods for inter-system sharing of satellite communications frequencies within a common footprint: Two satellite communications systems can use the same frequency or frequencies in geographically overlapping footprints, without creating undue interference in a given system that is caused by the same frequency signal(s) that is/are used by the other system. In particular, an aggregate Effective Isotropic Radiated Power (EIRP) of the radioterminals... Agent: Atc Technologies, LLC
20120009921 - Intelligent roaming system with over the air programming: A communications network administers intelligent roaming capabilities and features in a mobile station. The network includes a central database to store intelligent roaming information corresponding to respective service providers; and a service database to store and forward information corresponding to the intelligent roaming information to be programmed into the mobile... Agent: At&t Labs, Inc.
20120009922 - System for automatic selection of profile based on location: Systems for automatically selecting a user's profile based on location include a device adapted to being tracked by location and a database that includes a user's preferences for routing calls. The user's calls are routed to the user based on the user's call routing preferences and the location of the... Agent:
20120009923 - Fallback operation for cross-carrier signaling in multi-carrier operation: Techniques for supporting fallback operation in a multi-carrier communication system are described. In one aspect, a UE may determine at least one first downlink control information (DCI) format to monitor on a first carrier. The UE may monitor for the first DCI format(s) on the first carrier to detect DCI... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120009924 - Mobile terminal and method for displaying wireless devices thereof: A mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to wirelessly communicate with wireless devices to be connected with the mobile terminal, a display unit configured to display information about the wireless devices, an input unit configured to input search information including at least one of a distance range to... Agent:
20120009925 - Paging success rate mechanism: A method for handling registration requests in a cellular wireless communication system. The method includes determining that a transmission-success rate of messages sent via the forward-link of an air interface is less than a threshold success rate. The method further includes, in response to the determination that the system has... Agent: Sprint Spectrum L.p.
20120009927 - Apparatus and method for querying for rat handover system information in mobile telecommunications systems: A mobile telecommunications system comprises a network of a plurality of cells and at least one user equipment device operable to communicate in the system and to operate in a first RAT and a second RAT. The method comprises, in the user equipment device, determining whether the validity of data... Agent:
20120009928 - Method and system for efficient drx operation during handover in lte: A method and system for efficient DRX operation during handover in LTE in which a user equipment expects handover to occur, the method having the steps of: checking whether a no handover initiation decision is received within a predetermined time period; if no, performing the steps of: ensuring the user... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120009926 - Secondary radio-nodes for mobile communications networks and related methods: A mobile communications network may include a primary and secondary radio-nodes, and the secondary radio-node may include a radio-node transmitter and a radio-node receiver. A method of operating the secondary radio-node may include monitoring through the radio-node receiver of the secondary radio-node to detect user terminal signals transmitted to the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120009929 - User profiles: A method, system and computer-readable product for a fixed mobile convergence system. The method includes analyzing at least one rule set associated with at least one user profile with the user profile being associated with at least one mobile device supporting more than one line. Each line offering one or... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120009932 - Method and apparatus for communicating short message service and supplementary services messages: Methods and apparatus for enabling short message service (SMS) and supplementary services (SS) in a long term evolution (LTE) network via evolved packet system (EPS) mobility management (EMM) over the LTE control plane are described. In one embodiment, the radio resource control (RRC) connection signaling radio bearer (SRB) is used... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20120009935 - Method and base station for implementing carrier aggregation: The present invention discloses a method and base station for implementing a carrier aggregation. The method comprises: a base station determines predetermined information, wherein the predetermined information comprises reserved resources for the carrier aggregation and the capability of a user terminal; the base station selects a first carrier resource from... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120009934 - Method for informing user equipment of downlink control message construction information in cellular system: A method for transmitting control messages from a base station to a user equipment in a cellular system is disclosed. The method includes grouping a plurality of control messages for at least one user equipment based on at least one criteria of whether or not uplink ACK/NACK channel indexes are... Agent:
20120009930 - Method for managing multiple radio access bearers in a single handset: A method for managing a voice call while simultaneously running a data application on a handset having a display includes determining whether the display on the handset is on or off; and if the display is off, then suspending data transfer supporting the data application. Other conditions for suspending data... Agent:
20120009933 - Method for trransitioning between multiple reception levels: There is provided a method for enabling a user equipment (UE) to transition between a non-discontinuous reception (Non-DRX) level and at least one discontinuous reception (DRX) level. The UE in a DRX level wakes up periodically to monitor a scheduling channel. The method includes receiving a DRX indicator in a... Agent:
20120009931 - Method, apparatus, and system for setting up radio bearer: The present invention relates to the field of wireless communications technologies and discloses a method, an apparatus, and a system for setting up a Radio Bearer (RB) in order to enable end-to-end RB setup from a User Equipment (UE) to an evolved NodeB (eNB) in a relay network system. The... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120009938 - Cellular location system and cellular location method: A cellular location method uses a cellular location system including a database. The cellular location method obtains radio measurements from a user terminal located in the communications network, extracts information from the obtained radio measurements, determines the location of the user terminal based on the extracted information, and stores the... Agent:
20120009941 - Method and apparatus for providing a location based service: An application method of a Location Based Service-zone (LBS-zone) is capable of implementing instruction and measurement for the LBS-zone. The method includes sending, by a serving Base Station (BS) located by a Mobile Station (MS), an instruction message indicating an LBS-zone exists, to the MS. The method also includes, when... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120009936 - Mobile communications system, upper-layer node apparatus, base station apparatus, mobile station apparatus, and base station status control method: A mobile communications system is disclosed. The mobile communications system includes a unit which is provided at an upper-layer node apparatus and which obtains location information of a base station apparatus and one or more mobile station apparatuses; a unit which is provided at the upper-layer node apparatus and which... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120009940 - Process for updating additional information stored in a terminal for a terminal-based recognition of home base stations in a cellular land mobile system: Process for geographical location of a cellular terminal (101) within a cellular land mobile network (110) for finding a certain base station (100), each cell (102, 103, 104) of the land mobile network (110) an identifier sent [sic], the combination of the identifiers of the identifiers which have been received... Agent:
20120009937 - Selected restriction of wireless communication services: Wireless communications services on a wireless communications device are selectively restricted in accordance with a location of the wireless device and specific permission and/or restrictions assigned to the wireless device while within/at the location. Services can be selectively blocked (denied), selectively modified, or selectively allowed on a wireless device based... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20120009939 - System and method for locating wimax or lte subscriber stations: A system and method for estimating a location of a subscriber station receiving a first signal from a first base station and receiving a second signal from a second base station where the first and second base stations are nodes in a WiMAX or LIE network. A message may be... Agent: Andrew, LLC
20120009943 - Tracking system and portable virtual fence: A tracking system includes a global positioning system (GPS) module and a modem for mobile communications both attached to a pet (or other trackee), and a virtual fence (which includes a base station sending a signal to a certain range and a receiver attached to the pet (or other trackee)... Agent:
20120009942 - Wireless communication systems and methods with source localization and self-calibration: Computer-implemented systems and methods are provided for source-localization and self-calibration for an array of antenna elements. In one implementation, a method is provided that includes estimating directions of arrival of a plurality of signals received by a plurality of antenna elements of the array of antenna elements and identifying a... Agent:
20120009945 - Apparatus and method for transmitting and receiving location based service resource allocation information in a mobile communication system: A method, an Advanced Base Station (ABS) and an Advanced Mobile Station (AMS) for transmitting Location Based Service (LBS) resource allocation information by an ABS in a mobile communication system are provided. The ABS transmits LBS resource allocation information including LBS zone configuration information representing an LBS zone transmission period.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120009947 - Method of transmitting counting response message indicating service area at user equipment in wireless communication system and apparatus thereof: A method for a user equipment to transmit a message in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The present invention includes the steps of receiving a first message containing an information on at least one service from a network and transmitting a second message indicating a specific area and a... Agent:
20120009944 - System and method for providing locally applicable internet content with secure action requests and item condition alerts: Optimized delivery of locally applicable Internet content to users. A cache of locally applicable Internet content is maintained in a local content server, based upon a monitoring of locations of users requesting Internet content. Requests for Internet content are received from user equipment through a wireless network base station, and... Agent: Sellerbid, Inc.
20120009946 - System for providing location-based services in a wireless network, such as locating sets of desired locations: A system and associated method receives a command from a user's mobile device to locate points of interest near the mobile device's location. The points of interest are associated with different, user-identified, point of interest categories. Based at least in part on the mobile device's location, the system substantially simultaneously... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii, LLC.
20120009948 - System and method for determining a location for a mobile device: A system for determining a location for a mobile communication device includes a plurality of taps, a multiplexer, and a link aggregator. Each tap includes a pair of connectors that couple to a communication link of a radio access network inline and pass between them a signal received over the... Agent: Global Business Software Development Technologies, Inc.
20120009949 - System and method for locating wimax or lte subscriber stations: A system and method for estimating a location of a subscriber station receiving a first signal from a first base station and receiving a second signal from a second base station where the first and second base stations are nodes in a WiMAX or LTE network. A message may be... Agent: Andrew, LLC
20120009950 - System and method for locating wimax or lte subscriber stations: A system and method for estimating a location of a subscriber station receiving a first signal from a first base station and receiving a second signal from a second base station where the first and second base stations are nodes in a WiMAX or LTE network. A message may be... Agent: Andrew, LLC
20120009951 - Portable flight tracker for use in airplane mode: s
20120009953 - Method for paging and stopping paging to an idle ms and a paging apparatus: A method for paging an idle MS includes: a PC sends a Paging Announce message to the BS, starts a timer and sets a paging count threshold; the BS pages the MS; if no paging response is received from the MS before expiry of the timer, the PC compares the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120009952 - Method for processing conflict of communication service procedures and associated devices: A method for processing a conflict of communication service procedures and associated devices are provided, which are used to solve the problem that the user equipment (UE) receiving the circuit switching (CS) domain paging message conflicts with initiating the Non-Access Stratum (NAS) procedure by itself. Said method includes that: the... Agent: China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology
20120009954 - Method and system for sms-based electronic form processing: The present invention provides a method and system for electronic form processing in a cellular network that includes mobile stations. Mobile stations are provisioned with electronic form templates which can be used to complete electronic forms. These electronic forms are sent to a server using the Short Message Service (SMS)... Agent: Iserv Commerce India Pvt. Ltd.
20120009956 - Optimized mms architecture for application-to-person and person-to-application messaging: A system provides Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) to mobile stations through a wireless communication network for person-to-person traffic and traffic to/from an application. The network may include a plurality of Multimedia Messaging Service Centers (MMSCs) coupled to the wireless communication network for MMS communication between two mobile stations, and between... Agent: Cello Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless
20120009955 - Text messaging over an ehrpd network: Systems and methods are disclosed for providing text messaging over an eHRPD network. A text message gateway implemented in the eHRPD network receives a Mobile Originated (MO) text message from a mobile device that is registered with the eHRPD network, and identifies a network where the destination of the text... Agent:
20120009957 - Cell identifier deciding method, radio base station and radio communication system: A cell identifier deciding method includes: judging whether identification of cell identifiers allocated to cells covered by a plurality of radio base stations is allowed among the plurality of radio base stations; and changing the cell identifier of a radio base station which is relatively low in processing load imposed... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120009958 - Channel assignment optimization method and channel assignment optimization apparatus: The present invention provides a multi-iteration based channel assignment optimization method and a channel assignment optimization apparatus. The channel assignment optimization method comprises a channel assignment optimization path searching phase and a channel switching phase. During the channel assignment optimization path searching phase, the IBS negotiates with neighboring base stations... Agent:
20120009959 - Communication system and mobile station apparatus: A mobile communication system comprised of one or a plurality of base station apparatuses and a mobile station apparatus; characterized in that the one or plurality of base station apparatuses positions one or a plurality of logical antenna port reference signals, which are inside one or a plurality of logical... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20120009960 - Method and arrangement in a cellular communication system: The basic idea of the present invention is to not only design a frequency-selective precoder with respect to the channel properties but also to ensure that the time-domain spread is limited. Hence the energy of the time-domain impulse response of the frequency-selective precoder is concentrated. According to a first embodiment,... Agent:
20120009962 - Communication system, user equipment, base station, transmit power deciding method, and program: This invention has been accomplished in consideration of problems, and an object thereof is to provide a technology that enables a maximum transmit power suitable for each user equipment. This invention is a communication system, is characterized in deciding a maximum value of a transmit power of a user equipment... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120009963 - Effective method for transmitting control information during the combination of multiple carriers for wideband support: The present invention relates to wideband wireless access system, and more particularly to an effective method for transmitting control information during the combination of multiple carriers. As one embodiment of the present invention, there is provided a method by which a base station allocates a carrier to a terminal in... Agent:
20120009966 - Load-based selection of a frequency band class for a wireless communication device: A wireless communication system provides a wireless communication service over multiple frequency band classes. The system monitors the amount of active mode users and idle mode users in the frequency band classes. The system selects one of the frequency band classes for a wireless communication device based on the amount... Agent: Sprint Communications Company L.p.
20120009961 - Method and apparatus for beamforming in a wireless communication system: Varying embodiments of the present invention describes a method and apparatus for beamforming in a wireless communication system. A first embodiment is a method for beamforming in a wireless communication system, the system comprising a transmitter and a receiver. The method comprises initiating beamforming on a communication channel between the... Agent: Ralink Technology (singapore) Corporation Pte. Ltd.
20120009967 - Radio communication system, base station apparatus, terminal apparatus, and radio communication method for radio communication system: A radio communication system including: a base station apparatus; and a terminal apparatus, wherein the base station apparatus and terminal apparatus performs radio communication, the base station apparatus includes: a scheduler which divides a radio frequency band used for the radio communication into first and second sub-bands of which respective... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120009964 - Scheduling of beamformed data to reduce interference: A system and method are disclosed for coordinating the scheduling of beamformed data to reduce interference in a wireless system. A customer premise equipment (CPE) uses a plurality of bits to quantize the phase angle of the beamformed data received by CPE and reports it to its serving base station.... Agent: Eden Rock Communications, LLC
20120009965 - Wireless communication method, mobile station, and base station: A wireless communication method between a first communication device such as a base station and a second communication device such as a mobile station having an interference canceling function is provided, wherein the wireless communication method includes determining, with the second communication device, whether the second communication device undergoes an... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120009969 - Apparatus and method for controlling uplink transmission power in a mobile communication system: A method and apparatus for controlling uplink transmission power in a mobile communication system are provided. In the method, an Advanced Mobile Station (AMS) determines uplink transmission power based on a measured path loss, an uplink noise and interference level received from an Advanced Base Station (ABS), a target Signal-to-Noise... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120009970 - Apparatus and method for reporting uplink transmission power status in a mobile communication system: A mobile communication system is provided. In the mobile communication system, an Advanced Mobile Station (AMS) receives an UpLink (UL) Noise and Interference (NI) level, a target Signal to Interference and Noise Ratio (SINR), and an Offset, receives parameters needed for reporting a UL Tx power status, updates the Offset,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120009968 - Method and apparatus for adaptive control of transmit diversity to provide operating power reduction: A method and apparatus for selectively enabling or disabling transmit diversity in a mobile communication device. The mobile communication device may switch between diversity and non-diversity operation based on various transmit power considerations.... Agent:
20120009972 - Method and device for data processing in a mobile communication network: A method and a device for data processing in a mobile are provided, wherein a handover parameter of at least one cell is negotiated between a first cell and a second cell based on a load situation at the first cell and/or at the second cell.... Agent:
20120009971 - System and method for managing wireless base station handoff information: The present invention is directed to a system and method which base stations send informational messages to neighbor base stations when conditions change, so that the neighbor base stations can update its database to keep itself current on the parameters (including availability, traffic load, modulation scheme, etc.) to use in... Agent: Adaptix, Inc.
20120009974 - Customisable mobile communication device: A mobile communication device comprises a handset having a transmitter; a control circuit for controlling mobile communications via the transmitter, the control circuit including a processor; and a customisable keypad arrangement including at least one key for initiating mobile communications, the keypad arrangement comprising a board having on one surface... Agent: Cycell Limited
20120009973 - Module connection in a printed wiring board: An electronic device has a housing and circuitry disposed within the housing. The circuitry is mounted to, for example, a top surface of a Printed Wiring Board (PWB) disposed within the housing. The PWB has a dual-height cavity that is formed as a recess in the top surface. The dual-height... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120009975 - Portable terminal, portable terminal-electronic apparatus associating system and portable terminal-electronic apparatus associating method: This portable terminal includes a transmission portion capable of transmitting an information disclosure request signal for making an electronic apparatus disclose apparatus specifying information for specifying the electronic apparatus to the electronic apparatus, a communication portion formed to be capable of acquiring the apparatus specifying information disclosed by the electronic... Agent: Funai Electric Co., Ltd.
20120009976 - Recess gate transistor: A method of forming a semiconductor device is provided, comprising forming a plurality of hard masks on a substrate by patterning an insulating layer; forming a plurality of trenches in the substrate, each trench having trench walls disposed between two adjacent masks and extending vertically from a bottom portion to... Agent:
20120009977 - Method and device for data transmission: The present invention provides a method and device for data transmission. The method for data transmission includes: when a base station supports multiple radio access technologies, determines radio access technologies respectively supported by RE's two ports, and transmits data corresponding to the radio access technologies respectively through the two ports.... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120009978 - Method of displaying hyperlinked information via handheld display device: A method of displaying hyperlinked information using a handheld display device. The method includes the steps of: imaging an area of a printed substrate and generating image data using an image sensor; determining interaction data using the image data; retrieving display data using an identified page description, the display data... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20120009979 - Method for preventing the malicious use of a sim card inserted in an m2m device and m2m device: The invention relates to an M2M device comprising a communication unit and a SIM card, the said SIM card comprising a controller or microcontroller (A), characterised in that the SIM card comprises at least one sensor (B; C), the said at least one sensor being a sensor selected from the... Agent: Gemalto Sa
20120009980 - Base station and mobile station: A base station and a mobile station, the base station includes common antennas configured to transmit signals to all mobile stations (UEs) served by the base station; a special antenna to transmit a signal to a UE which is served by the base station and supports the special antenna; a... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120009982 - Methods, devices and computer program products for operating mobile devices responsive to user input through movement thereof: A mobile device having first and second modes of operation is operated responsive to detection of a predefined localized movement of a housing of the mobile device using a sensor associated therewith. The detected predefined localized movement is associated with first and second functions of the mobile device responsive to... Agent:
20120009981 - Portable communication device with three dimensional display: The present invention relates to a portable communication device (10) comprising: a display unit (12) for displaying a multi-dimensional image (13) having at least three dimensions; a multi-dimensional image control unit (15) controlling and providing said image (13) to be displayed in more than one plane (13a, b) depending on... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120009983 - Tunable antenna systems: An electronic device has wireless communications circuitry including an adjustable antenna system coupled to a radio-frequency transceiver. The adjustable antenna system may include one or more adjustable electrical components that are controlled by storage and processing circuitry in the electronic device. The adjustable electrical components may include switches and components... Agent:01/05/2012 > 96 patent applications in 49 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20120003921 - Solution for the scalability of broadcast forwarding in vehicular networks by map-referenced information on node position: An embodiment of an apparatus includes a receiver operable to receive a message, and a processor operable to determine whether to broadcast the message. For example, the receiver and processor may be disposed on a first vehicle, and the receiver may receive the message from a second vehicle, where the... Agent: Stmicroelectronics S.r.l.
20120003922 - Systems and methods for wireless transfer of content between aircraft: A system for wirelessly transferring content between aircraft. The system includes a first local controller positioned on a first aircraft of the plurality of aircraft and a respective second local controller positioned on each of the other aircraft of the plurality of aircraft. The aircraft are positioned on the ground... Agent: Proximetry, Inc.
20120003923 - Floating and fixed time merchandising and access control: A mobile broadcast system configured to provide time-based merchandising and access control includes: a distribution module configured to transmit system information to a user device, wherein the system information includes time-based subscription information for one or more service packages, to receive a subscription request indicating a selected service package, to... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120003924 - Cellular wide-area radio communications system with relay-enhanced cells: In a cellular wide-area radio communications system, comprising a plurality of base stations; a plurality of relay stations; and a plurality of mobile stations; wherein each of the relay stations is associated with at least one of the base stations, each of the mobile stations is associated with at least... Agent:
20120003925 - Improved repeater:
20120003926 - Transceiver and a repeater: The invention discloses a transceiver (210, 215; 305, 310, 320, 330) for use in a cellular communications system (200, 300), arranged to communicate with at least one other transceiver in the system by means of technology for Multiple Input Multiple Output, MIMO. The transceiver is also arranged to control the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120003927 - Communication apparatus, program and communication method: According to one embodiment, a communication apparatus is provided. The communication apparatus includes: a communication module which is communicatable with a counterpart communication apparatus by a plurality of communication systems and which communicates with the counterpart communication apparatus by at least one of the plurality of communication systems; a communication... Agent:
20120003929 - Communication apparatus having human body contact sensing function and method thereof: Provided is a communication apparatus having a human body contact sensing function and method. The apparatus includes: an electrode that comes in contact with the human body; a contact sensor coupled to the electrode that instructs the CPU to perform an initial operation if contact with the human body is... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120003928 - Dispenser: For a dispenser (1) comprising the components of a reservoir (5) having a plurality of compartments (6), and a positioning disc (16) having a plurality of exit orifices (15), a solution shall be provided which allows realizing such a dispenser in a smaller sized configuration and which allows to dispense... Agent: DsmIPAssets B.v.
20120003930 - Near field rf communications apparatus: A driver (107, 401, R6; 107, 402, R8, R7; 107, 500, 501) provides a drive signal having an output voltage and an output current to drive an inductive coupler (102) of a near field RF communicator such as an NFC communicator. A demodulator (114) extracts modulation from an RF signal... Agent:
20120003934 - Communication between a host device and an accessory via an intermediate device: A host device and an accessory exchange information (e.g., commands and data) via an intermediate device. The host device and accessory can each connect to the intermediate device through a direct wired path and can exchange commands and data with the intermediate device. The host device and the accessory can... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120003935 - Communication between a host device and an accessory via an intermediate device: A host device and an accessory exchange information (e.g., commands and data) via an intermediate device. The host device and accessory can each connect to the intermediate device through a direct wired path and can exchange commands and data with the intermediate device. The host device and the accessory can... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120003933 - Medical devices with proximity detection: A wireless medical device is disclosed. The wireless medical device comprises a processor, a memory, a sensor for detecting a physiological signal, a radio and a proximity detector to measure a distance of the wireless medical device relative to a second wireless medical device. The proximity detector includes a ranging... Agent: Welch Allyn, Inc.
20120003932 - Method and system for reducing power consumption in bluetooth proximity implementations: A Bluetooth host controller located in a Bluetooth proximity host comprising a Bluetooth host device may be configured to automatically generate a set of notifications or triggers based on the relative proximity to other Bluetooth devices. The Bluetooth host device stays in a lower power mode until one of the... Agent:
20120003931 - Method for dynamic changes to a user profile based on external service integration: The different illustrative embodiments provide a method, system, and program product for dynamic changes to a user profile based on external service integration. The method, system and program product comprise establishing a direct two-way communication between a first mobile device and a second mobile device when a first mobile device... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120003936 - System and method for facilitating short-range wireless communications between a mobile wireless device and an auxiliary system: The present invention relates to a system and method for facilitating short-range wireless communications between a mobile wireless device and an auxiliary device. The wireless device includes a short-range transceiver for communicating with an auxiliary device; a signal module for providing a mode control signal; and, a control module for... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120003937 - Bluetooth device and audio playing method using the same: The present invention relates to a Bluetooth device and an audio playing method using the same. In which the Bluetooth device may be a Bluetooth headset, including: a locus detection unit, an identification unit and a Bluetooth module, wherein the locus detection unit is configured to detect a motion locus... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120003938 - Dynamic signal detection threshold: A method for setting a signal detection threshold according to one embodiment includes determining a measure of a noise floor in a signal derived from a radio frequency signal received by an antenna using a same circuit used to detect a subcarrier signal during transmitting and prior to sending a... Agent: Intelleflex Corporation
20120003939 - Communication channel setting method and communication channel selection method for an electronic device: A communication channel setting method and a communication channel selection method for an electronic device are provided. The communication channel setting method measures the interference between two communication protocols implemented on the same electronic device and stores threshold values and a look-up table obtained from the measurements in the electronic... Agent: Htc Corporation
20120003940 - Communication device, recording medium for control program of communication device, communication system and communication method: In order to settle a problem of suppressing degradation of a throughput of a communication system, a communication device is provided with a reception means which receives and accumulates a first datum which a first device transmits addressing a second device and a second datum which the second device transmits,... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120003941 - Method, apparatus, and terminal for determining transmission mode: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, an apparatus, and a terminal for determining a transmission mode, which relate to the field of communications technologies and are invented to enable a selection of a transmission mode with lower power consumption for a terminal to reduce the power consumption of... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120003942 - Method and system for signal strength measurement: In a radio comprising a transmitter and a receiver, transmission and reception of signals may be controlled based on received signal strength measurements from a signal strength indicator module and transmitted signal strength measurements from the signal strength indicator module. For the transmitted signal strength measurements, the shared signal strength... Agent:
20120003943 - Performing measurements in wireless communications using multiple carriers: Methods and systems to configure and/or reconfigure measurement configuration in wireless communications with one or more cells are disclosed. Measurement configuration reporting may be reconfigured based on events associated with the one or more serving cells and/or one or more serving component carriers, among others. Measurement configuration and measurement configuration... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20120003944 - Radio transceiver for mobile communication terminal: The present invention is applicable to the field of mobile communication technology and provides a wireless receiving and emitting device for mobile communication terminals. The wireless receiving and emitting device comprises a baseband chip, a radio frequency transceiver, a power amplification module and an antenna; the wireless receiving and emitting... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.
20120003946 - Adaptive array antenna and wireless communication apparatus including adaptive array antenna: To provide an adaptive array antenna capable of increasing resolution of a variable beam direction of the antenna without increasing a calculation amount in arithmetic processing unit for optimally controlling a variable phase shifter. A parasitic element-equipped adaptive array antenna (100) includes n (n is an integer equal to or... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120003945 - Systems and methods for 8-tx codebook and feedback signaling in 3gpp wireless networks: A mobile station for use in a wireless network. The mobile station is operable to transmit feedback values to a base station of the wireless network. The feedback values include a first precoder matrix indicator (PMI1) value and a second precoder matrix indicator (PMI2) value. The mobile station transmits the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120003947 - Radio-frequency processing device and method and related wireless communication device: A radio-frequency (RF) processing device, for a wireless communication device, is disclosed. The RF processing device comprises an antenna, an RF-signal processing module, a controller, for generating a control signal according to a band switching signal, and a matching adjustment module for adjusting an impedance between the antenna and the... Agent:
20120003948 - Quadratic amplitude control circuit for cosite interference cancellation: A quadratic amplitude matching system and associated method with an associated tuning control system is provided for continuously and automatically tuning a quadratic amplitude matching filter (QAMF) to a band center of an interfering signal to provide improved rejection of an interfering signal coupled from a transmission antenna into a... Agent: Bae Systems Information And Electronic Systems Intergration Inc.
20120003949 - Wireless communication apparatus: According to one embodiment, a wireless communication apparatus includes a filter module, a generator, a first comparator and a power management module. The filter module is configured to transmit an uplink channel component among a received signal by an antenna. The generator is configured to generate an input voltage by... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120003950 - Method and system for a radio transmission emulator: The present invention relates to a method and system for a radio transmission emulator. In one embodiment, the present invention includes a radio transmission emulator system. The radio transmission emulator system includes a radio transmission emulator, an automobile, and/or a radio data analysis unit. The automobile can include a radio... Agent:
20120003951 - End of modulation detection: A method for detecting an end of modulation in a backscattered radio frequency signal according to one embodiment includes generating a fast average of a magnitude or power of an incoming signal; generating a slow average of the magnitude or power of the incoming signal; determining an end of modulation... Agent: Intelleflex Corporation
20120003953 - Emergency call device: An emergency call device which can be used to automatically detect and report criminal incidents. The device has a digital camera and/or a microphone having electronics interacting therewith for optically and/or acoustically recording events. An antenna having electronics interacting therewith for capturing dedicated geographic coordinates and establishing a radio connection... Agent:
20120003954 - System and method for conditionally attempting an emergency call setup: A system and method are provided for a communications device to conditionally attempt an emergency call setup The communications device maintains at least one condition for attempting emergency call setups. Upon receiving a message prompting an emergency call setup, the communications device attempts the emergency call setup only if any... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120003952 - System and method for emergency notification from a mobile communication device: A system and method enabling a mobile device user in an emergency to alert multiple parties to secure assistance. Using an enabled mobile communication device, a user is able to select a pre-configured emergency alert by actuating a button or icon presented on the mobile communication device. Depending on the... Agent: Lifestream Corporation
20120003956 - Real time sound/image capture and distibution to end recipient: In one aspect when a security application stored in a memory of a portable device is initiated results in: determining location information of the device; actuating a microphone and/or a camera of the device to capture at audio and/or image data; and wirelessly sending to a pre-determined emergency service the... Agent:
20120003955 - System and method for emergency notification from a mobile communication device: A system and method enabling a mobile device user in an emergency to alert multiple parties to secure assistance. Using an enabled mobile communication device, a user is able to select a pre-configured emergency alert by actuating a button or icon presented on the mobile communication device. Depending on the... Agent: Lifestream Corporation
20120003957 - Method and apparatus for verification of a telephone number: The invention relates to a method and apparatus for verification of a mobile telephone number. The method comprises: storing a mobile telephone number and a corresponding mobile subscriber identity number; receiving a request for verification of the mobile telephone number; sending, in response to the request, an IMSI query requesting... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120003962 - Group handover method and apparatus in broadband wireless communication system that supports mobile relay station: Group handover method and apparatus in a broadband wireless communication system which supports a mobile relay station are provided. A method of a serving base station for group handover of the mobile relay station includes when receiving a measurement report message from a relay station, determining whether the relay station... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120003961 - Method and apparatus for base station self-configuration: Disclosed is method and apparatus for operation of a base station in wireless communications, including self-configuration of the base station for secure and authenticated communications with other base stations.... Agent: Interdigital Technology Corporation
20120003958 - Method and system for data session establishment: A method and system for data session establishment from a mobile device in a multiple networks scenario, the method including, checking whether an identifier for an first network is on a blacklist on the mobile device; if the first network identifier is not on the blacklist, attempting to establish a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120003960 - Mobile device control using a tethered connection: Disclosed is a virtual mobile management tool that allows a remote support technician to access applications and data on a mobile device connected through a desktop computer that in turn is connected to internet. A user can connect the mobile device to a desktop computer, which has internet connectivity, and... Agent:
20120003959 - System and method for prioritizing user communications: The invention provides a method and system to quantify the impact of granting access privileges for voice channels in mobile cellular telecommunications when dealing with applications where such a policy may improve service quality regardless of the technology used by the service provider. The number of channels that need to... Agent: Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria
20120003963 - Mobile communications device, and method of updating telephone directory of mobile communications device: A mobile communications device includes: a telephone directory storage unit for storing a telephone directory; a comparator for comparing a service identifier included in a received message with a service identifier stored in the telephone directory; and an update unit for updating the telephone number stored in the telephone directory.... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120003968 - Devices and methods for placing a call on a selected communication line: Devices and methods for placing a call from a mobile device on one of a plurality of communication lines accessible at the mobile device are disclosed herein.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120003965 - Method for information sharing after proximity connection has ended: The different illustrative embodiments provide a method, system, and computer program product for sharing a list passed in a shared direct communication environment after a direct communication has ended among mobile devices. A profile associated with the first mobile device in a storage of a server computer is accessed by... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120003964 - Method, system, and computer program product for providing customized information to mobile devices: Customized information is provided to at least one mobile device with respect to at least one provider of products or services. A request from the mobile device is received for customized information regarding a product or service from the at least one provider of products or services. A customized response... Agent:
20120003967 - Mobile communications device with automatic data backup functionality: A cellular telephone, system and method are provided which are capable of transferring a portion of or an entire telephone directory consisting of a plurality of telephone numbers to another cellular telephone via a remote central station. The remote central station receives the telephone directory and stores the same in... Agent:
20120003966 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling the same: Disclosed herein are a mobile terminal and a method of controlling the mobile terminal. The mobile terminal may include a radio communication interface, a storage device configured to store a content playlist, and a controller configured to update the content playlist. The controller may acquire content information corresponding at least... Agent:
20120003969 - Method and apparatus for establishing a group call: A method, device, and system for establishing a group call among a plurality of communication devices. The method includes initiating a group call among at least some of the plurality of communication devices, wherein each communication device uses a unicast communication link to participate in the group call. The method... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120003970 - Mobile communication method and radio base station: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes the steps of: (A) measuring, at a mobile station (MUE) that is in communication in a first cell under the control of a first radio base station (MBS), a reception timing difference between a timing of receiving a downlink signal... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120003971 - Mobile communication system and mobile communication method: A mobile communication system includes a mobile station connected with a base station by radio when being in a cell formed by the base station, and configured to communicate with a counter side unit through the base station; and a relay station configured to form a limitation area. The relay... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120003972 - Low-cost multimode gsm monitoring from td-scdma: Embodiments of techniques for low-cost multimode operation in wireless communications involving the Time Division Synchronous Code Division Multiple Access (TD-SCDMA) standard and the Global System for Mobile telecommunications (GSM) standard are described. In one aspect, a method of multimode operation in a mobile telecommunication device renders wireless communications based on... Agent: Mstar Software R&d (shenzhen) Ltd.
20120003973 - Mobile device configured to operate on multiple different networks: An apparatus includes a code division multiple access (CDMA) antenna that is configured to transmit and receive communication signals. The apparatus includes a memory that is configured to store multiple mobile equipment identifiers (MEIDs), multiple activation protocols and instructions, where each MEID includes an identifier that is uniquely recognizable on... Agent: Google Inc.
20120003974 - Configuring relations between cells in different radio access networks: In a Circuit Switched Services over Long Term Evolution via Generic Access Network, CSoLTEvGAN architecture (600), relations between E-UTRAN cells (9201) and Generic Access Network, GAN cells (9101) are configured manually in a generic access node controller, GANC (910). This may become a tremendous burden for the operator. The current... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120003976 - Communication network selection: A mobile telecommunications device includes cellular communication means for communicating with a cellular telecommunications network base station, wireless communication means for communicating with a wireless access point, and control means for selectively enabling the wireless communication means in response to a trigger. The trigger may be the launch of a... Agent: VodafoneIPLicensing Limited
20120003978 - Method and apparatus for cell selection in wireless communication system: A Mobile Station (MS) operation method for cell selection at initial access in a wireless communication system in which one or more small Base Stations (BSs) are included within a macro BS service coverage area is provided. The method includes performing synchronization based on a preamble signal, after performing the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120003977 - Mobile communication method and radio base station: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes steps of: performing, at a mobile station (UE) having established a first connection in a first cell, a cell selection process when detecting failure in the first connection; transmitting, from the mobile station (UE) to a second cell selected by... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120003979 - Radio wave state measurement system, radio wave state measurement method, and storage medium storing radio wave state measurement program: A propagation state measurement system includes a parameter update information reception means (101) and a measurement control means (102). The parameter update information reception means (101) stores a time when a radio parameter of a base station (30a) is updated. The measurement control means (102) indicates measurement of a radio... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120003975 - Methods of performing cell change without receiving description of resources in a target cell: Methods and systems of performing cell change for a circuit-switched call without a mobile station receiving a description of resources in a target cell are provided. In some embodiments, a command is generated at the serving cell which indicates to the mobile station to perform a cell change without first... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120003980 - Method and apparatus for supporting local breakout in wireless communication network including femtocells: A method and apparatus for supporting local breakout (LBO) in a wireless communication network including femtocells are disclosed. The method includes: sending, by a user equipment, a PDN connectivity request message to a femtocell base station, for setting up an LBO bearer toward a data network different from the core... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120003983 - Device determination: A method of operating a server for determining the model of a mobile device and for delivering configuration parameters to the mobile device (114) consistent with the model determined. The application server (106) captures the mobile device's phone number and associates it with a generated unique identifier (206). The unique... Agent: British Telecommunications Public Limited Company
20120003984 - Method for scheduling terminals in a radio communication network, and corresponding base station: The present invention relates to a method for scheduling transmissions in a radio communication system comprising a plurality of base stations and a plurality of terminals, a base station being associated to a sector and transmitting/receiving data to/from terminals located in said sector. According to the present invention, the method... Agent:
20120003981 - Signaling femto-cell deployment attributes to assist interference mitigation in heterogeneous networks: There are disclosed methods of a wireless communication device and a wireless base station. The device is served by a serving base station and receives from a neighbor base station a downlink transmission including a broadcast signal. The device decodes the broadcast signal, and determines a bandwidth attribute associated with... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120003982 - Switching matrix and test platform: A switching matrix and testing platform may enable controlled testing of various configurations of radio access networks (RANs) at various signal strengths. The switching matrix and testing platform may enable testing of the radio frequency (RF) signals from RANs or telecommunications devices for new and/or predetermined scenarios, such as using... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.
20120003985 - Co-channel interference reduction in femtocell networks: Co-channel macrocell users will inherently produce co-channel interference at a nearby femtocell base station. To reduce the peak co-channel interference power, the femtocell users adjust their symbol timing with regard to the macrocell users so as to maximize a spreading of the co-channel interference spectrum. In this fashion, the peak... Agent: Ntt Docomo Inc.
20120003986 - Reverse link power control for wireless communication systems: Assigning power spectrum density to access terminals within a wireless network environment is provided. Assignment information that includes assignment of reverse link transmission resources is determined and a power control instruction is created for the assigned reverse link transmission resource. An assignment message that includes both the assignment information and... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120003987 - Method and apparatus for optimizing network throughput: A method is provided a wireless system for optimizing network throughput in a wireless communication system. More particularly, the methodology of the invention evaluates the both individual user data throughput as well as the data throughput of a larger user population, in determining the base station to which a user... Agent:
20120003993 - Distribution system for data items: Distribution system for data items where information on amounts of topics may be used to scope further actions on the information. Data items are created topically in various locations, provided with position-based annotation and made publicly available. Search on desired data items is scoped using views that show the amount... Agent: Spinlet Oy
20120003989 - Location status update messaging: Provision of a location status update for a mobile computing device to a recipient based on navigation information is disclosed. The location status update may be sent to one or more recipients based on a predetermined criterion or upon user command. According to embodiments, a mobile device's GPS and/or network-based... Agent: Cox Communications, Inc.
20120003988 - Method and apparatus for sharing information from a communication device: Provided is a method and apparatus for sharing information from a communication device. The communication device is to send first information to a first apparatus and second information to a second apparatus. In accordance with an embodiment of the application, the communication device combines the first information and the second... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120003991 - Method and system for tracking mobile electronic devices while conserving cellular network resources: A system and associated methods are disclosed for tracking mobile electronic devices while conserving cellular network resources used for such tracking. The tracking may be performed for purposes of facilitating recovery of lost or stolen devices. To conserve network resources, different telephone numbers may be assigned depending upon the location... Agent: Absolute Software Corporation
20120003992 - Method and system to control movable entities: A method to wirelessly control an entity having an attached transponder is disclosed. A geographical zone is defined. The geographical zone can be defined by allowing a user to define and load to a transponder a plurality of waypoints, each waypoint defined by a geographical coordinate and a radius originating... Agent: Wirelesswerx International, Inc.
20120003995 - Mobile communication method, radio base station and mobile station: A radio base station according to the present invention includes: a downlink data resumption processing unit configured to transmit an RA preamble assignment signal to a mobile station, when a positioning trigger is detected in a state in which no synchronization is established in an uplink between the radio base... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120003990 - Mobile terminal and information display method using the same: A mobile terminal includes a communication unit to detect a first device and to receive device information from the first detected device; a memory unit to store a search classification; a control unit to determine class and location information of the first detected device using device information received from the... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.
20120003994 - Providing location-based information in local wireless zones: The present invention allows mobile terminals to receive location-based information upon entering a local wireless zone established by an access point. The access point includes or is associated with one or more servers, which may provide the location-based information and control access. The local wireless zone is a limited area... Agent: Rockstar Bidco Lp
20120003996 - System and method for locating a phone user: Systems and methods for locating a user of a wired or wireless communication device allow a communication device to respond to a location request with its current location or a default location. A request for the location of a target wireless communication device is sent to the network where the... Agent:
20120003997 - Filtering of electronic information to be transferred to a terminal: The object of the invention is a system, a device, a terminal and a method for filtering electronic information to be transferred to the terminal through a telecommunication connection. The invention comprises attaching a specific filtering parameter (30-32) by the device transferring the electronic information to the electronic information for... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120003998 - System and method for providing mobile device services using sms communications: An enhanced services platform said platform includes an interface for receiving a communication from a user requesting a desired data. A response module parses the communication and retries the desired data. The platform arranges the desired data into a response message that is sent to the user. A user identifier... Agent:
20120003999 - Mimo communication system: A device and method including a plurality of transmitters and/or receiver units and antennae therefore, and wherein each of said units are arranged radially to cover a plurality of sectors; and including at least one component necessary for the operation of said units, and arranged such that said component is... Agent:
20120004001 - Coverage hole compensation in wireless communication networks: A method of coverage hole compensation is provided in a wireless telecommunications network including a plurality of base station transmitters, each transmitter providing a coverage area for communication with user equipment, wherein a coverage hole is present within a coverage area provided by a transmitting transmitter; the method comprising selecting... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120004000 - Mobile terminal and terminal system having the same: A mobile terminal including a body having a battery configured to be mounted on a cradle, a first connection port disposed at one surface of the body to be electrically connected to power supply terminals of the cradle if the body is mounted on the cradle, a second connection port... Agent:
20120004003 - Group-based machine to machine communication: Methods and apparatus are provided for performing group-based machine-to-machine communication. Machine-type communication (MTC) wireless transmit/receive units (WTRUs) may operate in MTC groups. MTC WTRUs belonging to the same MTC group may use a group-based International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) and a group-based IP address for data transmission. Group-based network registration... Agent:
20120004002 - Terminal device and base station device: A terminal device free of interference between an RACH and a PUSCH or the like even when a base station device with a large coverage is installed. In the device, a configuration number extraction unit (103) extracts a configuration number from a BCH received by a BCH reception unit (102).... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120004004 - Method and apparatus of searching for base station using paging procedure in mobile communication network: A method for searching for a base station using paging procedure in a mobile communication network has a paging agent that performs the paging procedure. The method includes: receiving, at the paging agent, subscriber information including information of a service, to which a mobile node subscribed, from a home location... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120004009 - Managing energy consumption of base stations: A base station includes an emulation controller (20) configured to receive signals indicating that another base station in an active mode managing a cell, having a predetermined cell identity and coverage area, will go into an idle mode and no longer manage the cell, and to determine terminal activity in... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120004005 - Method and system for blocker detecton and automatic gain control: Aspects of a method and system for integrated blocker detection and automatic gain control are provided. In this regard, a communication device may generate one or more first signal strength indications based on a strength of a received signal at a first point in the analog front-end of the communication... Agent:
20120004006 - Method and system for controlling an uplink transmitting power, and a base station: The present invention discloses a method and a system for controlling an uplink transmitting power, and a base station, wherein the method comprises: determining respective power control parameters of each frequency partition in a system whose uplink frequency band is divided into a plurality of frequency partitions, wherein each frequency... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120004007 - Method, apparatus, and network device for power control: A method for power control includes: if a downlink serving Access Point (AP) of a User Equipment (UE) is different from an uplink serving AP of the UE, sending, by a base station, downlink signaling to the UE so that the UE adjusts uplink transmitting power according to the downlink... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120004008 - Transmission power control method, wireless communication system and terminal apparatus: A transmission power control method, a wireless communication system and a terminal apparatus which can reduce radio interference to each terminal apparatus installed into peripheral cars other than the communication counterpart are provided. In wireless communication between at least two movable terminal apparatuses, a terminal apparatus which has received a... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120004010 - Wireless communication system, terminal apparatus, base station apparatus, and wireless communication method: When detecting occurrence of an event for transmitting a measurement report of a radio condition of a cell at a frequency set for a base station apparatus, to the base station apparatus (3) communicating with a terminal apparatus (2), the terminal apparatus (2) in a wireless communication system (1) creates... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120004012 - Double-sided touch sensitive panel and flex circuit bonding: A multi-touch sensor panel can be created using a substrate with column and row traces formed on either side. Metal traces running along the border of the substrate can be used to bring the row traces to the same edge as the column traces. A single flex circuit can be... Agent:
20120004011 - Parallel use of integrated non-volatile memory and main volatile memory within a mobile device: A mobile device having parallel use of non-volatile memory and main memory is presented. The mobile device includes a volatile memory, a non-volatile memory, a memory controller functionally coupled to the non-volatile memory and the volatile memory, and a processor coupled to the memory controller. The processor addresses both the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120004013 - method for receiving synchronization signals of a mobile radio network and transmitting/receiving device for mobile radio signals: In a method for receiving synchronization signals of a mobile radio network, communication takes place with a mobile radio network via a dedicated communication link, by using a transmitting/receiving device for mobile radio signals, and synchronization signals of another mobile radio network are received during a transmission gap in the... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Technology Gmbh
20120004014 - Channel reconstruction method, base station and user equipment: The present invention discloses a channel reconstruction method for a downlink multi-antenna-multi-base-station with inconsistent antenna configuration. Firstly, a serving base station configures a user equipment. If antenna configuration of the multi-antenna-multi-base-station system is inconsistent, virtual antennas are introduced to a base station with fewer antennas in the system. A user... Agent:
20120004015 - Method and apparatus for providing enhanced address book with automatic contact management: A method and apparatus for providing an enhanced address book with an automatic management of contact entries stored therein. According to an embodiment, the invention provides a mobile terminal including a mobile terminal address book; and a controller configured to automatically receive at least one contact entry from a remote... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120004016 - Filtering circuit with coupled baw resonators and having impedance matching adaptation: A filtering circuit includes a substrate; an acoustic mirror or a membrane destined to act as a mechanical support of acoustic resonators and to isolate these resonators from the substrate; a first section comprising an upper resonator and a lower resonator coupled to each other by at least one acoustic... Agent: Stmicroelectronics S.a.Previous industry: Ventilation
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