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Telecommunications April category listing, related patent applications 04/12Below are recently published patent applications awaiting approval from the USPTO. Recent week's RSS XML file available below.
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. 04/26/2012 > 99 patent applications in 51 patent subcategories. category listing, related patent applications
20120100799 - Method of determining reliability of received signal, method of calculating code phase error, and apparatus for determining reliability of received signal: A method of determining reliability of a received signal is provided, which includes correlating a received signal from a satellite to a replica code, determining reliability of the received signal according to a predetermined reference using a first value and a second value, the first value being a correlation value... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20120100800 - Automatic uplink power control in interference cancellation based spectral reuse: A system and method for performing automatic uplink power control (AUPC), using interference cancellation, to compensate for signal attenuation in a satellite communication system in which uplink path attenuation, forward channel attenuation, or both are estimated at a hub station without requiring signal quality reports from a remote station, and... Agent:
20120100801 - Wireless base station and method for receiving signal of wireless base station: Embodiments of the present disclosure disclose a wireless base station and a method for receiving a signal of the wireless base station. The wireless base station includes a base station indoor apparatus and a base station outdoor apparatus. The base station outdoor apparatus includes an adapter, a terrestrial service antenna,... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120100802 - Short-range cellular booster: A repeater mediates traffic between a network transceiver and a user transceiver in a wireless communication system. The repeater comprises a network unit that maintains a network link with the network transceiver, a user unit that maintains a user link with the user transceiver, a two-way communication pathway between the... Agent:
20120100803 - Delayed and conditional transport switch: Example method, apparatus, and computer program product embodiments are disclosed to enable out-of-band short-range communication carrier transport switching for connection setup in device-to-device communication. Example embodiments of the invention include a method comprising the steps of initiating, by a first device, an out-of-band short-range carrier transport switch with a second... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120100805 - Device and method for transmitting a signal through a body made of dielectric material: A device (1) for transmitting a signal through a body (2) made of dielectric material constituting insulation for an electric apparatus comprises: a first and a second electrode (3A, 3B) connected to opposite ends of the dielectric body (2) along a longitudinal direction of transmission; a direct-current voltage generator (4),... Agent:
20120100804 - Filtering a single wire protocol (swp) current signal to be provided to a near field communications (nfc) device: A communications device is disclosed that includes a united integrated circuit card (UICC) that provides a single wire protocol (SWP) current signal to a near field communications (NFC) device. The SWP current signal is filtered by a filter to remove noise from the SWP current signal. The filter is precharged... Agent: Innovision Reesearch & Technology PLC
20120100807 - Communication apparatus and communication control method: According to one embodiment, a communication apparatus comprises a close proximity wireless transfer device, a closeness detection module and a device control module. The close proximity wireless transfer device executes a close proximity wireless transfer. The closeness detection module detects that the close proximity wireless transfer device and an external... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120100808 - Mobile communication terminal and data download method: The present invention aims to relay data by using two kinds of communication systems for continuous and smooth transferring of data in accordance with a connection state. A mobile communication terminal 2 includes: a mobile communication unit 121 that connects to a mobile communication network NW to download data therethrough,... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120100806 - Utilization of ubiquitous transmitting devices to provide access control to vehicles and /or other controlled access items/areas: A first device for use to gain access to a vehicle or to a controlled access item or area, wherein access is controlled by a second device. The first device for carrying on a person of a user and paired with the second device. The first device comprises components having... Agent:
20120100809 - Variable time delay control structure for channel matching: A cosite interference cancellation system is provided for improved rejection of a signal coupled from a transmission antenna into a local receive antenna in the presence of local multipath. The cosite interference cancellation system and associated method advantageously provide improved signal rejection by continuously controlling (adjusting) a matching time delay... Agent: Bae Systems Information And Electronics Systems Integration Inc.
20120100810 - Apparatus for spectrum sensing and associated methods: In one embodiment, an apparatus comprises a nano-scale spectrum sensor configured to be electromagnetically excitable at a predetermined frequency based on received ambient electromagnetic radiation. The apparatus is also configured to be able to use this excitation of the nano-scale spectrum sensor to thereby determine ambient electromagnetic radiation spectrum usage.... Agent:
20120100812 - Mobile communication method and device thereof: A mobile communication method includes the following steps: local base station information of at least one local base station is received from the at least one local base station. When present mode is under test mode, connection information is obtained to replace the local base station information. A test connection... Agent: Bandrich Inc.
20120100811 - Wireless network apparatus, wireless network system and wireless network node controlling method: The invention discloses a wireless network apparatus, wireless network system and wireless network node controlling method. The method applied in a wireless network including an aggregation node and a plurality of subnodes includes: randomly setting in advance sleeping time and working time for each subnode according to a predetermined strategy;... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120100813 - System for testing multi-antenna devices using bidirectional faded channels: A test system for testing multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO) systems is provided. The test system may convey radio-frequency (RF) signals bidirectionally between a device under test (DUT) and at least one base station. The DUT may be placed within a test chamber during testing. An antenna mounting structure may surround... Agent:
20120100814 - Splitter with adaptive power distribution: The invention relates to a splitter (40) of an indoor cellular network, with a plurality of antennas transmitting downlink signals and receiving uplink signals, the splitter (40) distributing power to said plurality of antennas for a transmission of the downlink signals. The splitter adapts the signal power of the downlink... Agent:
20120100815 - Docking station: Disclosed is a docking station mountable in an environment such as a vehicle. The docking station is configured to accept a computerized tablet and to provide to such tablet a power source for operation and recharging of the tablet. Also disclosed is a docking station configured for communicating with the... Agent: Magnadyne Corporation
20120100816 - Communication apparatus: According to one exemplary embodiment, a communication apparatus includes: a measurement module which measures reception power of each field; a determination module which determines whether the reception power is within a range; a calculator which calculates a gain using the reception power if the reception power is not within the... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120100817 - Loading of a twisted folded-monopole: A loading of a twisted folded monopole (LTFM) includes a first antenna portion and a second antenna portion. The first and second antenna portions are mutually coupled to support a lower band for wireless communications. The LTFM also includes a third antenna portion and a fourth antenna portion. The third... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120100818 - Device for locating crashed aircraft: The present invention consists of a device especially configured for enabling locating an aircraft quickly which due to an accident has fallen in an area where the search for the remains is especially difficult, such as the sea or mountainous areas. It is made up of a container (1) with... Agent: Save-dummy, S.l.º
20120100819 - Mobile wireless communications device with reduced harmonics resulting from metal shield coupling: A mobile wireless communications device includes a housing, antenna, and circuit board carried by the housing and having radio frequency (RF) circuitry operative with the antenna for receiving and transmitting RF signals through the antenna. A power amplifier is connected within a transmission line for amplifying RF signals to be... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120100820 - Method for measuring variable bandwidth wireless channel and transmitter and receiver therefor: Provided are a method for measuring a variable bandwidth wireless channel, and a transmitter and a receiver therefor. The transmitter, includes: a pre-processing unit for performing variable over-sampling and band-limited filtering on an original sequence for measuring the wireless channel according to a pre-determined digital-to-analog (D/A) operation speed and measurement... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120100821 - Pll circuit, and radio communication device equipped therewith: In an ADPLL circuit, on the basis of a gain of a digitally controlled oscillator estimated when a loop gain of a certain value is set in the loop filter and on the basis of a device parameter of the digitally controlled oscillator, the DCO gain estimation unit estimates a... Agent:
20120100822 - Wireless network receiver for selectively receiving or exposing an electrical connector: A wireless network receiver for selectively receiving or exposing an electrical connector includes a wireless network receiving unit, a two-stage switch unit and a slidable cover unit. The wireless network receiving unit includes a wireless network receiving module, and the electrical connector is electrically connected to and disposed on one... Agent: Bandrich, Inc.
20120100823 - Method, system, network side device, and ue of managing csg membership: The present invention discloses a method, system, network side device, and UE of managing CSG membership. The method includes: detecting, by a network side, a change of CSG membership of a UE when the UE camps on a CSG cell and establishes a default bearer; and when detecting the change... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.
20120100828 - Alarm notification system and method: Apparatus for alert notification, the apparatus comprising: a power mode detector, configured to detect a predefined change in a power mode of a mobile phone, and an alert notifier, associated with the power mode detector and configured to notify a predefined user about an alert condition the detected predefined change... Agent:
20120100827 - Emergency call system using specific mobile user information: The present invention presents a method for creating a relation between mobiles and a vehicle of a wireless communications network. The vehicle is equipped with an on-board device with wireless communication capability. The present invention also presents an on-board device and a road user server to be used in such... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120100826 - Integrated services user part (isup)/session initiation protocol (sip) gateway for unlicensed mobile access (uma) emergency services call flow: An ISUP/SIP gateway is implemented to encapsulate SS7 location requests from a switched telephone network into an Internet protocol SIP message including one or more location objects. The ISUP/SIP gateway is implemented between a mobile switching center (MSC) and a VoIP positioning center (VPC) to provide support of unlicensed mobile... Agent:
20120100825 - Method and apparatus for prioritizing and routing emergent activity reporting: A method and system for prioritizing and reporting an observation is disclosed. The observation is preferably received from a mobile device that determines a location of the observation and provides a user of the mobile device with a preselected list of classifications for the observation. The observation is prioritized based... Agent:
20120100824 - Method and system for placing an emergency phone call from a mobile communication device to an enterprise: A method and system are provided for speed-dialling an emergency phone call, from a mobile communication device to an enterprise, based on enterprise location data and a selected enterprise emergency-response service. Enterprise location data can be based on prior interaction between a token, uniquely associated with the mobile communication device,... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120100829 - System and method for providing advertising on a device: A display system and method of advertising, includes, in one embodiment, loading a graphic advertisement onto a computer-readable medium of an electronic device. The graphic advertisement is or has a time passage indicator for indicating the passage of time. An idle-time sensor determines an idle-time period in which updated application... Agent:
20120100830 - Anonymous party voice call processing: A voice processing system in a communication network performs an operation in relation to a call from an anonymous calling party to a called party in a home network associated with the system. The operation uses the identity of the anonymous calling party without revealing the identity to the called... Agent: Markport Limited
20120100834 - Access authority changing method, core network apparatus, base station, and terminal: An access authority changing method in a cellular system including terminals, a core network apparatus, and base stations included in a cell connectable to a terminal permitted to make access, the core network apparatus storing a first list listing cells accessible by the terminals and the terminals storing a second... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
20120100833 - Access method and system for cellular mobile communication network: A method and system for accessing a cellular mobile communication network, the method includes: after a terminal and a base station complete a ranging process, the terminal carrying out a basic capability negotiation with the base station, the base station and the terminal carrying out a WAPI access authentication process;... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120100832 - Authentication of access terminal identities in roaming networks: Various methods of authenticating an access terminal are presented in the case where the access terminal is roaming within a visited network. An access terminal sends a device authentication message to a visited validation server or a home validation server, where the device authentication message includes an access terminal identifier... Agent: Quallcomm Incorporated
20120100831 - Methods, apparatuses, system, related computer program product and data structures for informing of roaming restrictions: It is disclosed a method (and related apparatus) comprising transmitting, after a network entry authentication procedure, between an access network gateway entity and one of a terminal and a serving entity, generated terminal mobility restriction information in the form of at least one text information element comprised in an authentication... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120100835 - System and method for reading sms messages: A method for reading Short Message Service (SMS) messages using a mobile device, a user can read the SMS messages saved in a mailbox of the mobile device by acquiring a contact entry. The user selects the contact entry in a contact list saved in a memory of the mobile... Agent: Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20120100836 - Method and system for realizing one-number multiple-terminal service: The present invention provides a method for realizing a one-number multiple-terminal service, the method comprises the following steps: a calling terminal calls a called terminal in a first network; the first network triggers, when the called terminal is a one-number multiple-terminal service subscriber and the called number is a main... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120100837 - Network participation method based on a user command, and groups and device adopting same: A method for joining a network according to a user command and an associated group and a device using the same whereby, if it is determined that a command to join a network is input by a user, joining a network which will be formed together with another device that... Agent:
20120100838 - Short url metadata merge application: This invention provides a method of merging metadata generated during an SMS interaction on a mobile device, with metadata gleaned from the User Agent and the resulting Internet Multimedia Content Session (internet/web, video, audio, image, email, etc.).... Agent: Resonate Mobile, Inc.
20120100840 - Methods and systems for automatically presenting users with option to call sender responsive to email message: A mail server collects messages from a number of user accounts and presents them to the user from a single location. Forwarded messages are automatically reformatted for the receiving device, while a copy of the original message is retained. Messages may be reformatted to include the phone number of the... Agent: Mxgo
20120100839 - Sender identification system and method: A database is queried based upon data contained in a message to obtain sender identification information, at least part of which is not contained in the message as it was sent. The sender identification information is presented to a recipient, which can send a signal accepting or rejecting the message... Agent: M-qube, Inc.
20120100842 - Evolving algorithms for network node control in a telecommunications network by genetic programming: A method is provided of evolving algorithms for network node control in a telecommunications network by genetic programming to (a) generate algorithms (b) determining fitness level of the algorithms based on a model of the telecommunications network and (c) select the algorithm that meet a predetermined fitness level or number... Agent:
20120100844 - Method and arrangements to reconfigure a radio base station in a wireless communication system: A Radio Base Station (RBS) and method of operating the same are provided. The RBS may enable a fast and flexible reconfiguration of the system from a first configuration to a second confirmation where the RBS is triggered to initiate a system reconfiguration and the reconfiguration is performed by starting... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120100841 - Method, system and apparatus for configuring a mobile electronic device: According to embodiments described in the specification, a method, system and apparatus for configuring a mobile electronic device are provided. The method comprises storing, in a memory of a provisioning server, a plurality of service records and one of a plurality of operation type parameters in association with each service... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120100843 - Methods for handling packet-switched data transmissions by mobile station with subscriber identity cards and systems utilizing the same: A method for handling packet-switched data transmissions by a mobile station with a first subscriber identity card coupled to a first radio frequency (RF) module and a second subscriber identity card coupled to a second RF module, executed by an adapter of the mobile station, is provided. An uplink Internet... Agent: Mediatek Inc.
20120100845 - Power saving in a radio base station by determining number of active and idle users camping on cell: Methods of operating a radio base station of a first cell in a wireless cellular network are disclosed. Each of one or more user equipment devices of the wireless cellular network has an idle mode in which the radio base station is not aware of whether the user equipment device... Agent:
20120100846 - Method and device for assessing cell failure based on non-acquisition of system information: Methods of assessing a cell to be a failed cell are provided that are based on the non-acquisition of system information. The method involves assessing whether or not a cell has failed as a function of whether, upon determining that system information needs to be acquired, the system information is... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120100847 - Performance diagnosis of wireless equipment and a wireless network over out-of-band communication: System(s), apparatus(es), and method(s) are provided for diagnosing performance issues of wireless equipment (WE) or a wireless network through an alternative communication channel enabled by an alternative wireless network available to the WE. A service platform (SP) probes performance condition of the WE through a mobility control node (MCN) and,... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20120100848 - Enhanced reliability of service in mobile networks: The technology described in this application increases the reliability of mobile networks. A radio communications node broadcasts a primary radio network code that indicates that subscribed mobile user equipment terminals may obtain service from a primary PLMN operator. In certain circumstances, the node may receive an instruction to broadcast a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120100850 - Apparatus, system, and methods for handling attach procedure in mobile communication system: A user equipment for handling an attach procedure with a service network is provided. In the user equipment, a wireless module transmits an attach request message to the service network and receives an attach accept message replied to the attach request message from the service network, while a controller determines... Agent: Via Telecom, Inc.
20120100851 - Apparatuses, systems, and methods for inbound handover enhancement: A wireless communications device with a wireless module and a controller module is provided. The wireless module performs wireless transmission and reception to and from a service network comprising at least two first home base stations having the same physical cell identity (PCI) or physical scrambling code (PSC), a plurality... Agent: Acer Incorporated
20120100855 - Handover control method, apparatuses and communication system: A handover control method, apparatuses and a communication system are disclosed. In embodiments of the present invention, a control base station (DeNB) of a Relay node is identified according to an established relation between the Relay node and the Control base station, and therefore, a handover request message can be... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120100852 - Method and apparatus for performing intra closed subscriber group handover: Methods and apparatuses are provided that facilitate initiating an intra-closed subscriber group (CSG) handover. Access points in the same or similar CSG can make determinations regarding one or more devices without requiring information from the devices. An access point in a closed access mode can assume a device to which... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120100853 - Method and device for processing type of local network over base station: The present application discloses a method and an equipment for processing the local network type of a base station (BS). The method comprises: when a BS has determined its local network type, it indicates to a user equipment (UE) said local network type; and when the UE receives the indication... Agent:
20120100857 - Method for optimizing the handover behavior in a mobile radio network: A method for optimizing handover behavior in a mobile radio network includes: a) determining, during a first period of time, the handover behavior of at least one base station of the mobile radio network, with current configuration values of the handover parameters of the at least one base station; b)... Agent: Deutsche Telekom Ag
20120100856 - Mobile communication system, terminal device, and base station: In a mobile communication system, a handover of a terminal device (MT) from a macrocell base station (eNB) to a small cell base station (HeNB) is controlled via a host device (MME or HeNB-GW). Physical cell ID deployment map information (PCI deployment map information), which includes at least information (PCI/CGI... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120100854 - Wireless communication system, wireless communication base station device, and control node: A used frequency, a used bandwidth, and others of a wireless zone in a base station are determined so as to be “a wired band between the base station and a gateway=a upper limit value of an operating bandwidth of a wireless zone of a femtocell” by cyclically collecting to... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20120100859 - Method and device for switching between base stations: A method and apparatus for handover between base stations are disclosed. The method includes: a first base station sending handover request messages to neighboring base stations (401); the neighboring base stations judging whether to accept the handover according to information in the handover request messages, and sending judgment results to... Agent:
20120100858 - Method, communication apparatus and communication system for handover processing: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, a communication apparatus and a communication system for handover processing. The method for handover processing includes: when a terminal having a capability of supporting an optimized handover and a non-optimized handover needs to be handed over from a first network to a... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120100860 - Method of managing x2 interface, handover method, interference coordination method and apparatus: Disclosed is a method of managing an X2 interface, a handover method, an interference coordination method and an apparatus for LTE and LTE-Advanced system. X2 interface management includes: finding by a first eNB, a new neighboring cell, i.e., a second cell corresponding to a second HeNB; determining by the first... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120100861 - Network element and method of communication management in a network: A network element for a communication network including a plurality of network elements is provided, wherein the network element includes an input interface adapted to receive an activity signal indicating that a status of a specific network element has changed, a determination unit adapted to determine a neighbour signal of... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20120100864 - Method and arrangement in a wireless communication system: A method in a user equipment for transmitting scheduling requests to a base station includes triggering a scheduling request transmission and transmitting a scheduling request to the base station at the next occurring scheduling request opportunity as a response to the triggering. The method also includes starting a scheduling request... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120100863 - Method and program for channel modification in a cell of a mobile radio access network: A method is provided for channel modification within a macro cell of a cellular mobile radio access network. The method includes the steps of: providing a first control channel signal transmitted by a first transmitter, wherein the macro cell comprises the first transmitter and the macro cell overlaps at least... Agent: Deutsche Telekom Ag
20120100865 - Method and system for processing resource in process of connection mobility management: The prevent invention discloses a method for processing resources in a process of connection mobility management. The method includes: a Radio Bearer Control (RBC) module receiving resource configuration related messages sent by a Connection Mobility Management (CMM) module and a network side, and configuring resources included in the resource configuration... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120100862 - Method for resolving data conflicts and mobile terminal: The invention provides a method for resolving data conflicts and a mobile communication terminal. The embodiment about the method of the invention includes: a mobile terminal determining a time slot in a frame i for receiving a first data block; if a second data block needs to be received in... Agent: Spreadtrum Communications (shanghai) Co., Ltd.
20120100867 - Determining points of interest of a mobile user: Methods, systems and apparatus for tracking points of interest of a user of a mobile device are disclosed. One method includes determining points of interest of a user of a mobile device. The method includes obtaining user-related information, wherein the user-related information includes spatial information about the user, and determining... Agent: Alohar Mobile Inc.
20120100873 - Environment-interactive context-aware devices and methods: Location-aware methods and systems are described. In one embodiment, a portable computing device determines its location by accessing one or more hierarchical tree structures each of which comprising multiple nodes that represent physical or logical locations, and traversing at least one node on the one or more hierarchical tree structures... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120100872 - Estimation of speed and direction of travel in a wlan positioning system: A method for estimating the speed and bearing of a Wi-Fi enabled device using WLAN radio signals in a WLAN based location service is provided. A method used to estimate a speed of travel of a Wi-Fi enabled device comprises the Wi-Fi enabled device receiving signals transmitted by Wi-Fi access... Agent: Skyhook Wireless, Inc.
20120100869 - Location based user behavior analysis and applications: Methods, systems and apparatuses for generating a user profile of a mobile device user are disclosed. One method includes tracking user stays of the user over time, wherein the user stays include at least one location, and generating the user profile based at least in part on at least one... Agent: Alohar Mobile Inc.
20120100868 - Method and apparatus for searching for bluetooth device in portable terminal: The present disclosure relates to a method and an apparatus for searching for a Bluetooth device in a portable terminal. The method includes: broadcasting an inquiry signal and then searching for Bluetooth devices located around the portable terminal, when a request for searching for a Bluetooth device is input, after... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120100874 - Method for pc to realize a-gps: A method for a PC to realize an A-GPS in a PC technology field is provided. The method includes: a. the PC controlling a wireless network module of the PC to connect with a network to initiate a GPS positioning session; b. a location server transmitting GPS auxiliary information to... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.
20120100870 - Method for positioning by wi-fi signals: A method for positioning a terminal using signals received from a plurality of access points of at least one wireless telecommunications network is disclosed. According to some aspects, the terminal first retrieves identifiers of the access points from the received signals, then searches in a first database (BDP) for respective... Agent: Pole Star Sa
20120100866 - Mobile device alert generation system and method: A computer-implemented method for providing an alert regarding mobile device location is provided. The method includes obtaining location data corresponding to locations of a mobile device over a period of time. A location pattern is determined based on the location data. The current location of the mobile device is detected... Agent: Wavemarket, Inc.
20120100871 - Mobile station paging method and mobile call center device: Embodiments of the present invention provide a mobile station paging method and a mobile call center device, The method includes: receiving a service call request, and selecting a corresponding posterior probability table according to an identifier of a target mobile station included in the service call request, where the posterior... Agent: Huawei Technonlogies Co., Ltd.
20120100875 - Method of displaying a map on a phone screen: A wireless communications device includes a radiofrequency transceiver having a wireless voice channel for transmitting and receiving voice communications and a separate wireless data channel for concurrently transmitting and receiving other data. The wireless communications device also includes a memory operatively connected to a processor for processing current location data... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120100876 - Hands free telephone system with integrated text messaging configuration: The invention relates to a communication system for in-vehicle systems, and in particular, to a wireless communication system for a hands free telephone system configured to received text messages. A remote source, such as a cell phone, PDA or the like, is used to modify, configure and add new messages... Agent: Johnson Controls Technology Company
20120100877 - Systems and method for coordinated multipoint downlink transmissions: A method for determining antenna weights for use in transmitting data from a plurality of base stations to a user device is disclosed. The antenna weights are determined using an input covariance matrix (S), and the input covariance matrix is determined subject to a predetermined power constraint and a predetermined,... Agent:
20120100878 - Base stations, cellular communication systems, methods for controlling a base station, and methods for controlling a cellular communication system: In various embodiments, a base station may be provided. The base station may include a first determiner configured to determine whether user data has been received from a radio communication terminal by the base station; a second determiner configured to determine whether information from which it may be determined that... Agent:
20120100879 - Multi-bearer rate control for transporting user plane data: An intermediary function receives a reservation request for a desired throughput from the sourcing device, and determines a set of bearers whose aggregate throughput approximates the desired throughput. The intermediary function requests from at least one access network the set of bearers whose aggregate throughput approximates the desired throughput, and... Agent: Motorola, Solutions Inc.
20120100880 - Cell search method in wireless communication system: Provided is a cell search method in a wireless communication system. According to the cell search method, when detecting SSS in order to search a cell group ID in 3GPP LTE communication, it is possible to reduce the computational complexity for SSS detection by selecting the sequence group of which... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120100881 - Apparatus and method for controlling sleep cycle synchronization for emergency alert service in wireless communication system: A method operates a Mobile Station (MS) in a sleep mode state in a wireless communication system. The method includes transmitting a request message to a Base Station (BS) to inquire a location of a next scheduled listening window responsive to failing to receive a traffic indication message and unicast... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
20120100882 - Transmission power control: A quality measuring section measures reception quality of a radio signal received by a wireless communication section. A quality information transmitting section transmits reception quality information indicating the reception quality measured by the quality measuring section. A device number calculating section calculates, based on reception quality indicated by reception quality... Agent:
20120100883 - Transmission power control method and device for cognitive radio device: A method and an apparatus for controlling transmit power of a CR device are provided. The method includes acquiring CR environment information regarding a licensed user or an unlicensed user occupying an adjacent channel or an adjacent cell of the CR device; determining a transmit power value of the CR... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120100884 - Neighbor relation information management: Neighbor relation information management involves, for example: acquiring, reporting, and exchanging neighbor relation information. In some cases, neighbor relation information is acquired and/or reported in a manner that does not significantly impact other functionality of the access terminal. For example, an access terminal may be configured to acquire and/or report... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120100885 - Communication system, mobile station, base station, and communication method: A communication system includes: a determination unit, provided in any one of a first base station, a second base station, and a mobile station, which determines a transmission timing change amount on the basis of reception timing of a signal transmitted between the first or second base station and the... Agent:
20120100886 - Mobile wireless communications device having diversity antenna system and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device has a portable handheld housing. A circuit board is carried by the portable handheld housing. RF circuitry is carried by the circuit board. A diversity antenna and main antenna are carried by the portable handheld housing and coupled to the RF circuitry and operative together.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120100889 - Apparatus and method for automatic call receiving and sending depending on user posture in portable terminal: A method of receiving a call by recognizing a posture of a user in a portable terminal is provided. The method includes identifying whether a call reception event occurs, detecting a motion in which the user brings the portable terminal to an ear by using a posture detecting sensor, when... Agent:
20120100890 - Defective pixel specifying method, defective pixel specifying system, image correcting method, and image correcting system: A defective pixel specifying method and a defective pixel specifying system for a semiconductor device having a defective pixel are provided. Also provided are an image correcting method and an image correcting system for making a defective pixel inconspicuous on the screen when a read image is displayed. The present... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20120100887 - Integrated mobile phone and medical implant monitoring system and method for using the same: Integrated mobile phone and medical implant system. The disclosed system integrates the available electronic resources that already exist in compact and portable devices, such as any generic mobile phone, with a body implantable medical device such that the sensory data obtained from the implant device is transmitted through an electronic... Agent: Waveworks
20120100888 - Method and apparatus for determining posture of mobile terminal: A method and apparatus for determining a posture of a mobile terminal are provided. The mobile terminal includes a first camera module located in a rear surface thereof and a second camera module located in a front surface thereof, and the method includes measuring illuminance in each of the first... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120100892 - Displaying characters and images based on support: A user equipment (UE) comprising a display and a processor configured to determine whether the UE supports each indicium of a string of one or more indicia according to a first feature, the string of one or more indicia identifying a network, the processor further configured to display on the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120100891 - Electronic devices having multiple keypads and related methods: A device includes an upper unit having a display screen thereon and a first slidable unit having a first keypad thereon. The first slidable unit is slidably connected to the upper unit on a side opposite the display screen. The first slidable unit is movable between a closed position in... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120100894 - Method and terminal for displaying cell phone menu with personalized setting: A method and terminal for displaying a cell phone menu with personalized setting are provided. The method comprises: when a cell phone receives a request for modifying a position of a menu item, recording an ID of the menu item and information of a source menu, and after the user... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120100893 - Slide module and mobile terminal having the same: A slide module and mobile terminal including the same are disclosed. The slide module may include a first plate, a plurality of sliders mounted on the first plate and spaced apart from each other with a predetermined spacing therebetween, a guide plate configured to guide slidable movement of each of... Agent:
20120100897 - Circuit and method for reducing radio-frequency power consumption of mobile phone: The invention discloses a circuit and a method for reducing radio frequency power consumption of mobile phone, wherein a baseband processing chip (21) adjusts a base bias voltage and/or a collector bias voltage of a radio frequency power amplifier (23) according to radio frequency power output of the radio frequency... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120100895 - Energy efficient continuous sensing for communications devices: A “Communication Device with Energy Efficient Sensing” provides various techniques for enabling a variety of sensor-based applications and processes while conserving energy on mobile communications devices. More specifically, the Communication Device with Energy Efficient Sensing provides a novel sensing architecture for mobile communications devices where sampling and, in various embodiments,... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120100896 - Radio communication base station device and radio communication method: It is possible to provide a radio communication terminal device, a radio communication base station device, and a radio communication method capable of rapidly completing a handover even during DRX/DTX. In the devices and the method, a terminal (100) transmits a quality measurement result to a base station (150) at... Agent: Panasonic Corporation04/19/2012 > 138 patent applications in 70 patent subcategories. category listing, related patent applications
20120094592 - Themed ornaments with wifi & wimax streaming stations: An apparatus for playing signals received from the internet or other information highway on one or more speakers are described. The apparatus has a receiver for receiving information from a preselected address; a processor for interpreting the signals; a user interface for choosing between a connection to a personal computer... Agent:
20120094591 - Transmitting sports and entertainment data to wireless hand held devices over a telecommunications network: A system, method and/or one or more servers, include a memory (or memories) capable of storing venue-based data comprising video captured from more than one camera located in one or more venues, and one or more processors capable of authenticating one or more remote hand held devices to provide one... Agent:
20120094593 - Broadband satellite with dual frequency conversion and bandwidth aggregation: A broadband satellite having a payload subsystem configured to provide dual frequency conversion and bandwidth aggregation is communicatively coupled (i) to at least one gateway by a feeder link operating at a first frequency band; and (ii) to a plurality of user terminals by user links operating at a second... Agent: Space Systems/loral, Inc.
20120094594 - Portable computing device with high-speed data communication: A portable computing device includes a radio frequency (RF) wired link, a core module, and a plurality of multi-mode RF units. When one or more of the multi-mode RF units are supporting a high-speed data communication, the core module is operable to detect a blocker that is adversely affecting the... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120094595 - Communication apparatus and communication system: Remote control data is securely transmitted to a device under control. A remote control device transmits an acknowledge request for A ch to the device under control (S21). When the device under control has assigned A ch as the reception channel, acknowledge ACK is received. A ch is assigned as... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120094599 - Antenna device and portable wireless apparatus provided with same: An antenna unit of the present invention is an antenna unit that performs wireless communication utilizing induction coupling, the unit includes a loop antenna; a communication circuit section that is connected to the loop antenna in order to perform wireless communication utilizing induction coupling; a metallic plate provided outside or... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120094596 - Near-field communication (nfc) system providing nfc tag geographic position authentication and related methods: A near-field communication (NFC) system may include an NFC tag comprising a memory configured to store geo-position data corresponding to a geographic position of the NFC tag, and a first NFC sensor coupled to the memory and configured to initiate a transaction based upon NFC communications. The NFC system may... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120094598 - Near-field communication (nfc) system providing nfc tag geographic position authentication and related methods: A near-field communication (NFC) system may include an NFC tag comprising a memory configured to store geo-position data corresponding to a geographic position of the NFC tag, and a first NFC sensor coupled to the memory and configured to initiate a transaction based upon NFC communications. The NFC system may... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120094597 - Near-field communication (nfc) system with mobile wireless communications devices determining geographic positions of nfc tags and related methods: A near-field communication (NFC) system may include a plurality of geographically distributed NFC tags, and a tag geo-position database configured to store respective geographic positions of the NFC tags. The NFC system may further include a plurality of mobile wireless communications devices. Each of the mobile wireless communications devices may... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120094602 - Bluetooth headset for mobile phone: A Bluetooth headset for a mobile phone includes a body configured to transmit and receive a signal to and from a mobile phone via Bluetooth communication. The body is connected to at least one of a Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) card and a Universal SIM (USIM) card, and is further... Agent:
20120094601 - Bluetooth headset with camera function and rear view monitor system employing the same: A Bluetooth headset includes a camera circuit, a radio frequency circuit and an antenna. The camera circuit includes a lens module and an image processing circuit electrically connected to the lens module. The lens module is for capturing and obtaining images, and the processing circuit is for processing the images... Agent: Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20120094603 - Device and method for contactless short range communication: The subject innovation relates to a device for contactless short range communication. An exemplary device comprises a contactless communication module enabled for contactless short range communication with an external target. A processor of the device is configured to execute at least one contactless application. The exemplary device includes a smart... Agent: Vodafone Holding Gmbh
20120094600 - Platform for patient monitoring: A gateway device includes a transceiver in electrical communication with a processor, the transceiver being configured to communicate over a wireless network to both receive data from at least one body-worn sensor and transmit the data, and a plurality of indicator lights in electrical communication with the processor. A first... Agent: Welch Allyn, Inc.
20120094604 - Method and apparatus pertaining to the use of two antennas: A wireless radio-frequency receiver is configured to selectively receive in at least two discrete bands can be operably coupled to at least a first antenna comprising a reception antenna. This reception antenna can be tuned to a first one of at least two discrete bands. In turn, a wireless radio-frequency... Agent:
20120094605 - Device and method for reducing an error signal component of a transmit signal in a receive signal: A device for reducing an error signal component of a transmit signal in a receive signal, including an interface, a transmit signal generator, a transmitting/receiving device, a correction signal generator and a combiner. The combiner is configured to combine the receive signal with a correction signal from the correction signal... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh
20120094606 - Communication device, communication system, and communication method: A communication device 1 according to the present invention includes a communication unit 2 for transmitting updated broadcast information, an adjustment unit 3 for adjusting an information amount of the broadcast information at a predetermined timing with priority on a part different from the broadcast information that has already been... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120094609 - Method for processing a frequency band by a wireless communication device and corresponding device: A method and apparatus for processing a frequency band by a wireless communication device to locate communication channels comprises detecting potential communication channels of the band; selecting of a sample of these detected potential channels; performing a synchronization test on the channels of the sample; and rejecting the frequency band... Agent:
20120094608 - Method for reporting measurement result of carrier aggregation and user equipment: A method and user equipment for reporting a measurement result in carrier aggregation are provided. The method for reporting the measurement result of carrier aggregation includes: the user equipment reporting a measurement report which carries measurement results of part of or all of component carriers in a same carrier-aggregation cell.... Agent:
20120094607 - Mobile station and mobile communication method: A mobile station (UE) according to the present invention includes: a measurement unit (13) configured to measure a radio quality of a serving cell and a peripheral cell; a filtering unit (14) configured to perform filtering on the measurement result; and a determination unit (15) configured to determine as to... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120094610 - Apparatus, method, computer program for communication and system thereof: The invention is related to a method comprising: receiving a beacon signal from at least one transmitter; measuring total received interference power; determining strength of the received at least one beacon signal; determining at least one offset value by using the information the at least one beacon signal comprises; generating... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120094611 - Independent power consumption management in a mimo transceiver and method for use therewith: An integrated circuit (IC) includes a multi-input multi-output transceiver system that includes a plurality of RF transceivers. Each RF transceiver includes an RF transmitter that transmits a transmit signal at a selected transmit power, based on a transmit power control signal and a corresponding RF receiver for receiving a corresponding... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120094612 - Electronic system and controlling method thereof: An electronic system includes a first wireless transceiving module having a device identification code and a portable device. The portable device may include a second wireless transceiving module, a storage module, and a processor. The second wireless transceiving module obtains the device identification code from the first wireless transceiving module.... Agent:
20120094616 - Radio base station and correction value calculating method: In response to degradation of precision of E-SINRs caused by using first and second conversion tables, a correction value calculating apparatus (200) calculates correction values corresponding to MCSes to generate an E-SINR correction value table. If having acquired an E-SINR from a plurality of SINRs by use of the first... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120094614 - Signal transmission apparatus, electronic device, and signal transmission method: A signal transmission apparatus including: a plurality of modulating sections configured to modulate a transmission object signal; and a plurality of demodulating sections configured to demodulate the modulated signals modulated by the modulating sections, wherein each of carrier frequencies as frequencies different from each other used by respective sets of... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120094613 - Temperature dependent voltage regulator: Systems and methods for reducing power consumption of a voltage regulator are disclosed. In accordance with one embodiment of the present disclosure a voltage regulator comprises an input node configured to receive a reference voltage and an output node configured to output an output voltage. The output voltage is a... Agent:
20120094615 - Wireless communication system using surface acoustic wave (saw) second harmonic techniques: A system is for encoding information on a passive surface acoustic wave (SAW) device. The system includes a requesting unit configured to wirelessly transmit an impulse signal. The impulse signal is a signal that includes only a single pulse. A SAW device has an interdigital transducer (IDT) configured to physically... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120094617 - Module for mobile communication terminal, and mobile communication terminal: A tunable filter in a tunable DPX module has frequency characteristics, and thus needs to be controlled with high accuracy so as to simultaneously cancel a transmission signal and noise in a reception band on a transmission side. For this reason, a canceller includes a filter having the same frequency... Agent:
20120094618 - Signal detection apparatus and signal detection method: A signal detection apparatus includes: a unit configured to select a particular detection target signal from among plural candidates of detection target signals; a unit configured to calculate a cyclic autocorrelation value at a center coordinate point specified by at least a cyclic parameter and a shift parameter of the... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120094619 - Shock wave modification method and system: A system for modifying a shock wave formed in a fluid by a body to modify effects of the shock wave on information transferred to or from the body. The system includes means for heating fluid along a path to form a volume of heated fluid expanding outwardly from the... Agent:
20120094620 - Dual mode rf transceiver and receiving method of the same: A dual mode RF transceiver is provided. The dual mode RF transceiver comprises an antenna, a differential low noise amplifier (LNA), a local oscillator and a dual mode differential mixer. The differential LNA receives an RF signal from the antenna to generate a differential amplified RF signal. The dual mode... Agent: National Taiwan University
20120094621 - Integrated circuit system: An integrated circuit system is provided for wireless data communication, comprising a set of hardware components and a port for connection to an RF antenna or an RF Front-End-Module, wherein at least a subset of hardware components is arranged for being shared for simultaneous wireless data communication based on a... Agent: Wireless AudioIPB.v.
20120094622 - Antenna diversity system: An antenna diversity system having a non-interrupt function is provided. The antenna diversity system includes: a plurality of antennas, a plurality of radio frequency (RF) circuits, and a signal processing unit. The RF circuits are respectively coupled to the antennas, wherein each RF circuit is utilized for operating in one... Agent:
20120094623 - Broadband receive only tuner combined with receive switch: An antenna tuner unit (ATU) that provides broadband tuning is disclosed. The disclosed ATU includes a radio frequency (RF) switch circuit having an N number of switch inputs, wherein N is a natural number equal to 2 or greater. An N number of reactance elements are coupled in series between... Agent: Rf Micro Devices, Inc.
20120094624 - Filter for an indoor cellular system: The invention relates to a filter (20) filtering a downlink signal of an antenna (13) of an indoor cellular system, the filter comprising a signal determining unit (24) determining a signal strength of an uplink signal received by said antenna (13), the filter adjusting a signal strength of the downlink... Agent:
20120094625 - Detecting unauthorised radio communications devices: A method for detecting unauthorised radio communications devices, the method including the steps of filtering received radio frequency signals into desired signals having a frequency band characteristic of an unauthorised radio communications device and undesired signals having a different frequency band characteristic of an authorised radio communications device, comparing respective... Agent: Compucat Research Pty Limited
20120094626 - Electronic device and method for transmitting data: An electronic device and a method for transmitting data are disclosed. A network interface receives identification information to identify a communicating end from a mobile communication terminal. A controller acquires communicating end information based on the received identification information. A display displays the acquired communicating end information and at least... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120094628 - Detecting a transport emergency event and directly enabling emergency services: The present invention provides a system and method that provides a standardized and portable automatic emergency event notification, or AEEN, device which detects a vehicle or other transport emergency event and then automatically and directly dials 911 emergency services and further provides the 911 operator with important information pertaining to... Agent: Guardity Technologies, Inc.
20120094627 - Emergency call service providing method and system thereof: The present invention relates to a method and a system for managing an emergency call between a terminal and a network by using a non-access stratum protocol in a mobile communication network. A method for providing an emergency call service by a terminal in accordance with one embodiment of the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120094629 - Service processing method, communication device, and communication system: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a service processing method, a communication device, and a communication system. The service processing method includes: receiving a request message initiated by a user equipment (UE); and changing a current default bearer of the UE according to the received request message, to a bearer... Agent:
20120094632 - Prepaid short messaging: A prepaid messaging solution using open networking standards (e.g., TCP/IP) to support pre-payment of Internet messaging services. The disclosed prepaid architectures/methods determine if a subscriber has sufficient account balance to deliver a short message, prior to message delivery. A message may be prevented from being delivered (at the source end... Agent:
20120094631 - System and method for sending threshold notification in real time: A mobile station user is informed in real time of reaching of a threshold of data usage via a wireless communication network. An account of the user has a maximum data plan limit defined by the user's plan and a data usage balance reflecting an amount of data usage remaining... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless
20120094630 - Vehicle data management system and method: A system and method of for establishing a connection between a vehicle and an external network includes a plurality of personal electronic devices and a transceiver. The plurality of personal electronic devices are each configured for establishing a data connection to the vehicle. Each of the plurality of personal electronic... Agent: Gm Global Technology Operations, Inc.@@general Motors LLC
20120094635 - Automated secure pairing for wireless devices: Systems, methods, and/or techniques (“tools”) are described herein that relate to automated secure pairing for devices, and that relate to parallel downloads of content using devices. The tools for pairing the devices may perform authentication protocols that are based on addresses and on keys. The address-based authentication protocol may operate... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120094633 - Controlled access to a wireless network: Various arrangements for permitting a wireless device occasional access to a wireless network are described. Some arrangements for assigning a single MSISDN to multiple wireless devices are described. In such arrangements, the wireless devices may be associated with different visitor location registers. In some arrangements, a wireless device-initiated bearer service... Agent: Evolving Systems, Inc.
20120094634 - Extended wireless device activation: Various arrangements for activating a wireless device on a wireless network are presented. A request to attach to the wireless network may be received from the wireless device. The request may specify an international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI). An authentication message may be transmitted to a detection device of the... Agent: Evolving Systems, Inc.
20120094636 - Method, system and apparatus for locking information: A method, system, and apparatus are described for locking information. Specifically, a server sends a lock message carrying lock object information to a mobile terminal; the mobile terminal locks a lock object according to the lock message, the lock object corresponding to the lock object information. With the solutions provided... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120094637 - Mobile messaging message notifications processing: Described is a pipeline for handling notification messages sent to a mobile messaging message (e.g., SMS or SMTP) recipient, and handling a reply to that notification message, including correlating the notification message with the reply. An engine receives a notification message, and for a notification message to which a reply... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120094640 - Automatic user availability status determination for a handheld communication device: To automatically determine the availability status of the user of a handheld communication device, various conditions of the device may be checked, which imply whether the user is likely Available, or Unavailable or the equivalent. Normally, the conditions are checked only if the user has not explicitly or semi-explicitly set... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120094639 - Heat maps applying location-based information to transaction processing data: Embodiments of the present invention relate to determining the location of an enrolled account holder using a mobile device, such as a mobile phone, that is associated with the cardholder's transaction account in a location-based system (LBS). The mobile device is used to determine the approximate location of the account... Agent:
20120094638 - Ubiquitous connectivity and control system for remote locations: A thermostat control system for monitoring and controlling environmental characteristics of a building includes a base station unit and a remote access unit continuously interfacing through instant wireless private direct connectivity. The system also includes a plurality of sensors that measure the environmental characteristics and provide the thermostat unit with... Agent:
20120094641 - Information delivery apparatus, information receiving apparatus, information delivery method, information receiving method and information delivery system: An information delivery apparatus is provided, including a receiving portion to receive location information of a mobile communication terminal at a given time and acquired date and time of the location information from the terminal, an event information storage portion to store event information including an event place, date and... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120094642 - Enhanced missed call notification: An enhanced missed call notification system and method is disclosed which generates enhanced missed call notification messages, which may be transmitted by the cellular carrier, e.g. the carrier associated with the calling device, the called device, or both, to the user's cellular device using, for example, the SMS notification system,... Agent:
20120094646 - Base station and method of controlling the same: Provided is a base station capable of maintaining a communication quality of a communication terminal (mobile station) having registered its position with the base station itself, even if an operating frequency is changed. According to the present invention, the base station includes a transmission and reception unit 102 configured to... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120094644 - Information processing apparatus, navigation system, and data updating method: An information processing apparatus includes a data storage portion that stores data records in which second data is associated with first data; a communicating portion that communicates with an external device; an updating portion that receives the data records from the external device and updates the data records; a screen... Agent:
20120094643 - Over-the-air content management of wireless equipment in confined-coverage wireless networks: System(s), apparatus(es), and method(s) are provided for managing content of wireless equipment (WE) over-the-air (OTA). Content is germane to feature(s) of the WE and is related to operation thereof. Management of the content is automatically implemented in response to attachment of the WE to a confined-coverage access point (AP). The... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20120094645 - Task switching between two computing devices: A method is provided to enable a user to operate a computing device to share data with another device. An event may be detected, where the event indicates the intent of the user to share content to the other device while already using a first computing device. Once the event... Agent:
20120094647 - Utilizing mobile device functionality from remote computers: Various technologies and techniques are disclosed for utilizing mobile device information and functionality from separate computing devices. A synchronization operation is performed to update a data store with communication information from a mobile device. The synchronization operation is performed wirelessly with the mobile device. A user of a separate computing... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120094652 - Communication unit and method for frequency synchronizing in a cellular communication network: A communication unit comprises receiver circuitry for receiving radio frequency (RF) signals from at least one wireless serving communication unit, and a signal processing logic module. The signal processing logic module is arranged to decode system information within received RF signals transmitted by the at least one wireless serving communication... Agent: Ip.access Limited
20120094654 - Device and method for managing base station and terminal: A base station management method according to the present invention is a method for managing an operation mode of a base station, and includes determining whether a terminal exists in a cell managed by the base station and operating in a low duty operation mode (LDM) when no terminal exists... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120094650 - Method of communication: A method of communication comprising: determining whether a mobile station (MS) is within a collaborative zone with respect to a first base station (BS1), if the MS is within the collaborative zone (704): the BS1 transmitting one or more collaboration parameters to a network coordinator (706), the network coordinator determining... Agent:
20120094651 - Method of performing a measurement procedure in wireless communication system: The invention disclosed herein relates to a wireless communication system and a user equipment (UE) providing wireless communication services, and more particularly, to a method of effectively performing the measurement of a plurality of frequencies while reducing the measurement load of the UE in the carrier aggregation technology for increasing... Agent:
20120094653 - Mobile communication system, communication control apparatus, communication control method and wireless base station: A mobile communication system including: a first wireless base station; a second wireless base station located within a service area of the first wireless base station and configured to have a service area smaller than the service area of the first wireless base station; a wireless terminal configured to couple... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120094649 - System for monitoring the physical activity of a user, a portable medium and a method for monitoring: A system (1) for monitoring the physical of a user (2), comprises a portable medium (3) which can be worn by the user (2) and which is equipped with: a sensor (4) designed to detect a signal relating to the movement of the user (2); a display unit (6); a... Agent: Technogym S.p.a.
20120094648 - Systems, methods, and computer program products for managing access to femtocell coverage: Systems, methods, and computer program products are for managing access to a femtocell coverage area. An exemplary method includes storing in a memory component a first identifier corresponding to a subscribed service of a communication device and a second identifier corresponding to a user of the communication device, and granting... Agent:
20120094655 - Adaptive capacity and quality improvements in cellular radio services by the removal of strong interference sources: A method for increasing capacity or capacity of a cellular radiotelephone system, in which one cell is a member of more than one reuse group (42, 45). The potential interference risk due to each calling subscriber is assessed (43, 46). The subscriber is assigned to an appropriate reuse group in... Agent:
20120094656 - Mobile communication method, device, and system for ensuring service continuity: A mobile communication method, a device, and a system are provided in embodiments of the present invention, and can ensure service continuity of UEs to the utmost when a cell suddenly fails and cannot work properly.... Agent:
20120094657 - Configuring of vehicle communications modules: A system and method for configuring a vehicle user interface that provides hands-free use of a mobile communications device by a vehicle operator. First, the mobile communications device located at a vehicle is linked with a vehicle user interface in the vehicle so that the driver or other occupant can... Agent: General Motors LLC
20120094658 - Enterprise femtocell signaling: A mobile device sends a request for a unique wireless network session identifier and receives, based on the request, the unique wireless network session identifier. The mobile device determines whether the unique wireless network session identifier includes a femtocell identifier. The mobile device applies one set of configuration settings when... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing, Inc.
20120094659 - Oamp for distributed mobile architecture: A method includes receiving a first call to a mobile station at a first distributed mobile architecture gateway (dMAG). The mobile station is accessible via the first dMAG. The method includes determining a routing path for the first call based on register data associated with the mobile station. The routing... Agent: Lemko Corporation
20120094661 - Controlling energy consumption of a wireless network node: An arrangement for controlling energy consumption of a network node associated with a cell includes a terminal activity monitor (16) configured to detect active terminals served by the cell. A transmission controller (18) is connected to the terminal activity monitor and is configured to restrict transmission downlink in the cell... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120094660 - Method and apparatus for providing enhanced interference management at restricted access points: Methods and apparatuses are provided that facilitate providing access point measurements to restricted access points. Restricted access points can lessen restrictions to allow devices to register with the restricted access point for providing measurements thereto. Additionally or alternatively, access point measurements can be provided to a minimization of drive tests... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120094662 - Method for controlling mobile station's scanning operation and base station performing the same: A Base Station (BS) and method of the BS for controlling a scanning process of a mobile station are provided The method of the base station for controlling a scanning process of a mobile station includes receiving, at the base station, a scan request issued in association with the mobile... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120094664 - Method of scanning neighbor base station in a broadband wireless access system: The present invention relates to a broadband wireless access system, and more particularly, to a method for a mobile station to efficiently scan a neighbor base station and apparatus therefor. According to one embodiment of the present invention, in a broadband wireless access system, a method of performing a scan,... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120094663 - Proximity detection for femtocells using out-of-band links: Systems, methods, devices, and computer program products are described for supporting macrocell-to-femtocell hand-ins of active macrocell communications for a mobile device. A mobile device may perform an out-of-band (OOB) search for the femtocell, the OOB search triggered by a proximity detection configuration command from the macrocell. The mobile device may... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120094665 - Femtocell indication of mobile device proximity and transmission of mobile identity to assist in resolving femtocell disambiguation: Methods, systems, and devices are described that may provide for femtocells to indicate the proximity of mobile user equipments and/or provide mobile identity to assist in resolving femtocell disambiguation. A femtocell may detect a user equipment in its proximity using an out-of-band link. The femtocell may transmit a proximity indication... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120094667 - Mobile communication method, mobile station, and switching center: A mobile communication method according to the present invention comprising, a step in which a mobile station transmits a first location registration request signal including capability information indicating that it is compatible with a second radio access network, to a mobile switching center housing a first radio access network, a... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120094668 - System and method for use in a cellular communication network: Embodiments of the present invention provides a system and method for extracting information pertaining to a portable wireless communications device (103) which is connectable to a cellular communication network comprising the steps of: disposing the portable wireless communications device within an enclosure (101) substantially impenetrable by electromagnetic radiation; generating a... Agent:
20120094666 - Uniquely identifying target femtocell to facilitate femto-assisted active hand-in: Systems, methods, and devices are described for supporting macrocell-to-femtocell hand-ins of active macro communications for mobile devices. An out-of-band (OOB) link is used to detect that a mobile device is in proximity of a femtocell. Having detected the mobile device in proximity to the femtocell, an OOB proximity detection is... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120094669 - Mobile communication method and radio access network device: A radio base station includes a step-A where a second radio access network device inside a second radio access network notifies a first radio access network device inside a first radio access network of access information comprising at least one of either load information or barring information. Step-B includes a... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120094672 - Cell edge coverage hole detection in celleular wireless networks: A cell edge coverage hole detection method based on collecting (S10) radio link failure, RLF, statistics provided by multiple UE reports at the handover stage. At a cell edge, the handover point varies for each UE due to the differences in parameter settings and measurement values, giving a statistical distribution... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120094670 - Method and arrangement in wireless communications network: A method in a wireless terminal (110) for sending a measurement report to a serving base station (130) before handover is provided. The wireless terminal (110) and the base station (130) are comprised in a cell in a wireless communications system. The wireless terminal (110) is arranged to use a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120094671 - Method and system for relocation: Provided in the present invention are a method and a system for implementing a relocation between networks, wherein the method comprises the following steps of: a source wireless access controller sending relocation request message to a target wireless access controller through an Iur-g interface, wherein the relocation request message carries... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120094673 - Systems, methods, and apparatuses for facilitating handover to closed subscriber group cells: Methods, apparatuses, and systems are provided for facilitating handover to closed subscriber group cells. A method may include reading, when operating in idle mode, one or more information blocks broadcast by a closed subscriber group cell. The method may further include extracting one or more routing parameters and/or closed subscriber... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120094674 - Handover control method, apparatus and system: A handover control method is disclosed, including: obtaining an access mode and a closed subscriber group (CSG) identifier (ID) of a target area; deciding whether to allow an UE to be handed over to the target area according to the access mode and/or whether the CSG ID of the target... Agent:
20120094675 - Method of inter base station communication, a base station and telecommunication network: The invention relates to a method of inter base station communication comprising: receiving a first message (118) being indicative of a neighboring second base station (2) by a first base station (1), sending a second message (120) to the second base station, in response to the second message, receiving a... Agent:
20120094676 - Mobile communication method and radio base station: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes the steps: transmitting, from an exchange (MME) to a first radio base station (eNB), a location information reporting instruction which provides an instruction to report location information on a mobile station (UE); reporting, the first radio base station (eNB) to... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120094678 - Methods for handling apparatus originated communication requests and communication apparatuses utilizing the same: A communication apparatus is provided. A first subscriber identity card camps on a first cell belonging to a first wireless network via a radio transceiver module and stores first contact entries each having a destination address. A second subscriber identity card camps on a second cell belonging to a second... Agent: Mediatek Inc.
20120094677 - Systems and methods for implementing location based contact routing: The location of a mobile terminal associated with a user is determined using GPS or by monitoring signals generated and received by the mobile terminal, etc. Coordinates for at least one hot spot defined by the user are accessed to determine whether the location of the mobile terminal is within... Agent:
20120094679 - Determination of carrier frequency scanning priority in communications: Various methods are provided to address some of the current issues in selecting a carrier frequency. Some embodiments include estimating (101) a speed at which a mobile device is moving, determining (102) relative scanning priorities for different carrier frequencies based upon the estimated speed of the mobile device, and sending... Agent:
20120094680 - Communication scheduling: A method and device for network communication request scheduling is presented. Example embodiments are directed towards the dynamic scheduling of communications based on real time network resource utilization and associated stored statistics.... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120094682 - Radio communication system, base station apparatus, terminal apparatus, relay station apparatus and radio communication method for radio communication system: A radio communication system including: a base station; a terminal; and a relay station, wherein the base station and the terminal perform radio communication via the relay station, the base station includes: a change unit which changes at least any of a radio resource allocation method for the relay station... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120094681 - Service-based approach to channel selection and network configuration for television white space networks: A method for managing channel selection in a dynamic spectrum management network includes receiving a spectrum allocation request; based on the source of the spectrum allocation request, checking for available channels; based on the source of the spectrum allocation request, collecting sensing and usage data for the available channels; providing... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20120094690 - Autolocation of gray goods: A device is allowed to be used only in a specified country. The device has an automatic location detection part, and automatically determines its location, and whether that location is authorized. If unauthorized, or if no location detection signal is detected for too long a time, the device is deactivated.... Agent: Harris Technology, LLC
20120094686 - Communication system, information analyzing apparatus, and information analyzing method: For easily and quickly collecting data regarding macroscopic population fluidity, and easily and quickly obtaining the survey results, an RNC includes: a positioning module that measures the position of a mobile station; and an RNC communication controller that transmits location information of the mobile station that the positioning module measures,... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120094684 - Location based operation of a wireless mobile system: Operating parameters of a wireless mobile communication device can be adjusted to comply with requirements defined by a local regulatory regime. Location information can be received by the wireless mobile communication device and be used to determine local operating requirements. In one embodiment, location information in the form of MCC-MNC... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120094687 - Method and base station for transmitting location measurement reference signal, and method and user equipment for receiving location measurement reference signal: A method and a base station (BS) for transmitting a location measurement reference signal, and a method and a user equipment (UE) for receiving a location measurement reference signal are disclosed. The UE and the BS determine a transmission time of D-LBS zone configuration information configured to transmit an LBS... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120094691 - Method and device for transmitting positioning information: A method and a device for transmitting positioning information are provided in the embodiments of the present invention. The method includes: determining a positioning sub-frame for transmitting a positioning reference signal (PRS); and transmitting the PRS according to the positioning sub-frame. Through the embodiments of the present invention, the transmission... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120094689 - Method of and system for signal analysis in a wireless communications system: A method of and system for calibrating a repeater in a wireless communications system are provided. The one or more calibration parameters for the repeater are derived from (a) time measurements derived from one or more signals relayed by the repeater and received at a plurality of different measurement positions,... Agent: Qualcomm Incoporated
20120094683 - Method to reduce database load in real time location systems: A location system and method operable to locate mobile units has a mobile unit operable to transmit wireless signals. A wireless network is used to receive the wireless signals and to report data used to estimate the location of the mobile unit. A location server is used to process the... Agent:
20120094692 - Methods and apparatus for mobile station location estimation: Methods and apparatus for estimating mobile station location include receiving reported signal strengths or other attachment indicator values from a mobile station. The reported signal strengths are compared with characteristic received signal strength values in a coverage area of a mobile network. A mobile switching center determines if a local... Agent:
20120094685 - Methods, systems, and computer readable media for location-based policy enhancement: According to one aspect, the subject matter described herein includes a method for location-based policy enhancement. The method includes receiving a message containing location information identifying a current geographic location for a user device. The method also includes analyzing the location information to determine if the user device is located... Agent:
20120094688 - System and method for network timing recovery in communications networks: A system and method is disclosed for determining the network timing of a communications network from one or more mobile stations that receive signals from a plurality of base stations. An estimated location of a mobile station may be determined through any number of or combination of location technologies. Network... Agent: Andrew, LLC
20120094693 - Telephone directory data sharing system, navigation device, terminal device, program, and storage medium: A telephone directory data sharing system includes a mobile terminal and a navigation device. The mobile terminal includes an information obtaining unit, a telephone directory data generating unit, and a telephone directory data supplying unit. The information obtaining unit obtains objective information including latitude-longitude information based on an external input.... Agent: Pioneer Corporation
20120094694 - Location-based action triggering system and method: A target receiver may receive a location-related specification and a time period-related specification, the time period-related specification specifying time period in which to check for the location-related specification. A location monitor may determine current location-related information. A time period monitor may determine current time-related information. An analyzer may determine whether... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120094695 - System and method for sending local information from a wireless browser to a web server: A system and method for using a wireless browser to send local information from a wireless handset to a Web server. A service request received from a handset user includes the type of local information needed to carry out the request as well as the URL address of the server.... Agent:
20120094696 - System and method for tracking location of mobile terminal using tv: The present invention relates to a system and a method for tracking a location of a mobile terminal, and more particularly, to a system and a method for tracking a location of a mobile terminal using a TV connected to the Internet. The system for tracking a location of a... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Nstitute
20120094697 - Personal networking node for tactical operations and communications: A radio that provides communications and tactical situational awareness includes a screen, a communications module for establishing a link with a server, a knowledge management (KM) module for receiving alerts from the server and the communications module, and a map application that displays associated menu options on the screen for... Agent:
20120094698 - Location aware message restriction and auto-replay feature: A system and method of delaying delivery of a content message to a mobile device is provided. A control message, associated with a mobile device, based on location information associated with the mobile device is received. A content message for the mobile device is received. Delivery of the content message... Agent:
20120094699 - Wireless communication terminal, wireless communication base station, and wireless communication system: A wireless communication terminal (10) includes a paging management unit (130) that determines, based on a paging message received by a receiving unit (110), whether there is a modification to the system information about the communication cell from which the paging message has been received, and whether there is a... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120094700 - Expectation assisted text messaging: In one exemplary embodiment, a text message may be sent in which eye-tracking data is used to associate information with a portion of the text message. A text message input by a user may be displayed, with eye-tracking data from the user indicating an expectation associated with a portion of... Agent: U Owe Me, Inc.
20120094701 - Communication arrangement for transmission of communication signals along a pipe line: It is disclosed a communication arrangement for transmission of communication signals along a pipe line where the communication arrangement comprises: a pipe with outer pipe walls made of a conductive material, a non conductivity coating surrounding said pipe where the coating has dielectric properties, an outer coating/layer or fluid that... Agent: Sinvent As
20120094702 - Radio communication system, radio communication method and base station: When DFFR is performed in a heterogeneous environment in which a pico base station coexists in the area of a macro base station and when the pico base station judges that, based on the received-signal quality report result from a mobile terminal, the macro base station causes interference to the... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20120094703 - Radio base station, radio communication system and interference notifying method in radio communication system: A radio communication system is provided in which, based on a measurement condition and neighbor information specified by a base station to which a mobile terminal is connected, the mobile terminal measures the reception quality of the neighboring base stations included in the neighbor information and, when a transmission request... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20120094704 - Method, device, and system of resource configuration: A method and a communications system are provided. The system includes a Node B and a RNC. The Node B report the RNC whether the base station an E-DPCCH power boost capability. The RNC is also informed whether a UE supports and E-DPCCH power boost capability. If the Node B... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120094705 - Transmission and reception parameter control: A system and method for implementing transmission parameter control at a transmitting station is described. The exemplary system and method comprises querying a transmission parameter control module for a transmission schedule. The transmission schedule comprises at least one schedule entry defining a set of transmission parameter controls as they pertain... Agent: Ruckus Wireless, Inc.
20120094706 - Wireless communication system, wireless communication method, terminal apparatus, and communication apparatus: A wireless communication system includes at least one terminal apparatus and one communication apparatus which perform communication in a plurality of frequency bands. The terminal apparatus includes: a function information storing unit which pre-stores frequency band information indicating available frequency bands among the plurality of frequency bands and the number... Agent:
20120094707 - Apparatuses, systems, and methods for connection establishment: A wireless communications device with a wireless module and a controller module is provided. The wireless module performs wireless transceiving to and from a service network. The controller module transmits a connection request message to the service network via the wireless module, and receives, on a downlink shared channel, a... Agent: Acer Incorporated
20120094708 - Method and apparatus for optimizing radio frequency transmission performance in adaptation to network environment: A method and apparatus for optimizing transmission performance of a mobile terminal by adjusting a matching value of the transmitter of the mobile terminal based on the allocation information from the network are provided. The transmission performance optimization method of a mobile terminal according to the present invention includes acquiring... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120094709 - Wireless transmission apparatus and transmission power control method: Disclosed are a wireless transmission apparatus and transmission power control method which improve the error rate characteristics of data signals even when the number of streams of data signals increases, without increasing the amount of signaling. The relationship between the number of streams of data signals in each antenna (201-1,... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120094710 - Device and method for base stations dynamic clustering in mobile communication: Disclosed are a communication control device, a communication control method and the system thereof, which provide efficient multi-base station joint services in a mobile communication system using dynamic clustering. Optimal base station clustering is chosen according to the communication state between a terminal and each base station. The communication control... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20120094711 - Method for compulsorily performing handover in broadband wireless communication system: Methods and apparatus are provided for performing a handover by a serving base station in a communication system. A handover request message is received from a mobile station. A first handover response message is transmitted to the mobile station. The first handover response message includes a list of at least... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120094712 - Amplitude modulator: a synthesis output section for inputting the lower-frequency-use modulation signal to a first input terminal, the input thereof causing extraction of only a lower-frequency component, for inputting the higher-frequency-use modulation signal to a second input terminal, the input thereof causing extraction of only a higher-frequency component, for synthesizing the higher-frequency... Agent:
20120094714 - Mobile electronic device: According to one embodiment, a mobile electronic device includes a heat source unit that generates heat, a housing for holding the heat source unit; a temperature detection unit for detecting the temperature of the housing, a communication unit for performing communications, a sound output unit for outputting sound relating to... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120094715 - Contact-centric user-interface features for computing devices: Embodiments described herein provide a system, method and technique for operating a communication device. According to an embodiment, information contained in a contact record is displayed, where the information includes a plurality of entries. Each entry is associated with one of a plurality of communication types and includes an identifier... Agent:
20120094717 - Hearing aid compliant mobile handset: A hearing aid compatible mobile handset is provided with a parasitic element which is electrically connected to a groundplane of a circuit board. The parasitic element may have a length of around one-quarter wavelength of a frequency of interest. The parasitic element may be are arranged as a pair of... Agent: Molex Incorporated
20120094716 - Mirrored remote peripheral interface: A mobile telecommunication/computing device that can print to a printer, the device having a sensor therein that determines the physical orientation of the device and the device displaying documents on a display in accordance with the orientation of the device. The device sends information to a printer that directs the... Agent:
20120094718 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling the same: A mobile terminal and a method of controlling the same are provided. In accordance with another aspect of the present invention, a mobile terminal includes a plurality of user identify modules (SIMs) corresponding to different phone numbers, and a controller configured to perform control, when a plurality of calls including... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120094721 - Method and apparatus for sharing of data by dynamic groups: Techniques for sharing of data by dynamic groups include determining a first digital data set to be shared by devices of members of a first group. One or more entities are determined who are currently members of the first group. At least in part, actions are caused, which result in... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120094724 - Method for directly accessing menu item of mobile communication terminal: The present invention is applicable for a mobile communication terminal and provides a method for directly accessing a menu item of the mobile communication terminal. The method comprises: a. the mobile communication terminal receiving a menu command inputted by a user via an IDLE interface, and seeking a menu item... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.
20120094725 - Mobile phone apparatus: A mobile phone apparatus has a first case, a second case and a third case each taking the shape of a planar rectangle. A long side of the second case is longer than a long side of the first case, and whereby, in a closed position of the first case,... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120094720 - Mobile terminal and displaying method thereof: A mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to wirelessly communicate with at least one other terminal; a controller configured to create a first set of thumbnail images for a first set of images among a plurality of images; and a display configured to display at least a portion... Agent:
20120094719 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling the same: A mobile terminal is provided. The mobile terminal includes a display module and a controller. When a predetermined event is generated, the controller may display information related to the event and a first icon group including icons respectively corresponding to applications capable of executing functions using the information related to... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120094722 - Portable device for adaptive data communication control and method of operating the same: A portable device and a method of operating a portable device for performing adaptive data communication control are provided. The method includes determining the on or off state of a display unit, extracting data communication setting information including a fast dormancy policy according to the on or off state of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120094723 - User interface: A non-transitory computer readable medium storing computer program code which, when executed by a mobile handheld device that has a touch sensitive display, instructs the device (i) to display a notification of an incoming phone call, and (ii) to accept the call in response to a mufti-step operation comprising an... Agent: Neonode, Inc.
20120094726 - Personalization content sharing system and method: A method for playing video ringtones on a communication device of a user includes a downloadable application on the communication device receiving a video ringtone to be associated with a buddy of the user, the communication device receiving a call-related triggering event related to the buddy and in response to... Agent:
20120094727 - Power amplification circuit and communication apparatus: Provided is a power amplification circuit capable of quickly and highly accurately preventing an output power and a current of a power amplifier from fluctuating when an antenna load changes. A power amplifier 11 amplifies a radio frequency signal and obtains an output signal. A regulator 12 amplifies an input... Agent:
20120094728 - Attachable battery pack for intelligent cell phone: An attachable battery pack having battery body with a pivoted clamp for detachably fastened to one end of an intelligent cell phone (iPhone or Google phone) for charging the built-in battery of the intelligent cell phone and for the purpose of screen protection.... Agent:04/12/2012 > 115 patent applications in 57 patent subcategories. category listing, related patent applications
20120088446 - Method and system for preventing device operation when driving: A method and system are presented for restricting the use of a portable electronic device by a driver who is operating a vehicle. A body area network (BAN) signal is sent from a vehicle device in the vehicle in close proximity to the driver. The BAN signal is transmitted using... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120088447 - Content broadcast method and device adopting same: A method for broadcasting contents and a device using the same are provided. The method for broadcasting contents includes displaying contents on a content window; broadcasting, if a broadcast start command is input, contents displayed on the content window; and displaying at least one icon for receiving input of a... Agent:
20120088448 - Information processing apparatus and method of controlling for information processing apparatus: According to one embodiment, an information processing apparatus includes a communication module, a detector and a controller. The communication module is configured to execute proximity wireless communication. The detector is configured to detect whether an external device capable of executing proximity wireless communication with the communication module is in a... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120088449 - Method and apparatus for a multi-band, multi-mode smartcard: Aspects of a method and apparatus for a multi-band, multi-mode smartcard are provided. An ISO 7816 compliant smartcard may comprise a near-field radio operable to communicate wirelessly, a far-field radio operable to communicate wirelessly, and a contact-based radio operable to communicate via one or more metal contacts of the smartcard.... Agent:
20120088451 - Device, system, and method of wireless transfer of files: Device, system, and method of wireless transfer of files. For example, a method includes: identifying a selection of a representation of a digital object stored in a mobile device by detecting contact on a touch-sensitive surface of the mobile device at a contact position that corresponds to said representation; identifying... Agent: Intel Corporation
20120088450 - Methods and apparatus for supporting communication over different ranges in a wireless network: Methods and apparatus well suited for supporting communications over different ranges in, for example, a peer to peer wireless communications system, are described. In the peer to peer network at least some of the types of signals, e.g., peer discovery signals and/or paging signals, are transmitted with no closed loop... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120088452 - Method for locating a wirelessly connected device: A handheld or wearable first communication device (1; 2) for locating a second handheld or wearable communication device (1; 2). The first communication device (1) is wirelessly connected to the second device (2) and comprises a processor (6), an orientation sensor (3; 34) and a readout device (5; 20; 22).... Agent: Gn Netcom A/s
20120088453 - Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication system, and communication method: A wireless communication apparatus includes: a channel information acquiring unit that, acquires a transmitted signal channel matrix that is channel information as a transmitted signal of a pre-interference-removal transmitted signal group and an interference signal channel matrix that is channel information as an interference signal of the non-interference-removed transmitted signal... Agent: Sharp Kaubshiki Kaisha
20120088456 - Host-mobile trace synchronization and comparison: Systems and methods are provided for tracing parameters indicative of performance of a mobile device that is not tethered to a host computer. The mobile device is instructed to monitor a performance characteristic when the mobile device is not tethered to the host computer. The instructions may be to trace... Agent:
20120088455 - Inter-modulation distortion reduction in multi-mode wireless communication device: A method in a multimode wireless communication device that communicates using a first radio access technology in a first mode and using a second radio access technology in a second mode is disclosed. The device determines a state of the first radio access technology, indicates to the second radio access... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20120088457 - Method and device for minimizing drive test logging measurement: Embodiments of the present invention provide a Minimizing Drive Test (MDT) logging measurement method and device. The method includes: generating MDT logging measurement configuration information; and sending the MDT logging measurement configuration information to an active User Equipment (UE) and/or an idle UE according to a predetermined rule. Through the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120088454 - System and method for power control in portable electronic devices: Systems and methods for identifying and using a connectivity option that has lower power consumption in the electronic device than another, typically default, connectivity option. The mobile device may scan for connectivity options and communicate those options to a network access management system. The management system may, in turn, identify... Agent:
20120088458 - Transmission device, receiving device, communication system, and communication method: A transmission device includes: a transmitting unit that transmits a common reference signal and a receiving device-specific reference signal to a receiving device; a selecting unit that selects either a first mode reporting a receiving quality using only the common reference signal or a second mode reporting a receiving quality... Agent:
20120088460 - Communication device: According to one embodiment, a communication device includes a receiver, a transmitter and an interruption module. The receiver receives an allocation signal indicating a first period usable by the communication device and a second period usable by a plurality of communication devices including the communication device. The transmitter transmits a... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120088459 - Substrate lens antenna device: A device with a substrate lens antenna uses a lens shaped dielectric body located on top of a planar feed antenna. A leaky wave antenna structure is used as feed antenna. The leaky wave antenna structure has a feed input and a first and second wave propagation branch extending from... Agent: Nederlandse Organisatie Voor Toegepast- Natuurwetenschappelijk Onderzoek Tno
20120088461 - Wireless headset switching system: Switching signals between a mobile communications device and a wireless headset can include setting a switch in a first position; connecting, through the switch, signals received from a mobile communications device to a wireless adapter for transmission to a wireless headset; and repositioning the switch, in response to input, to... Agent: Stealthwear
20120088462 - Detecting, identifying, reporting and discouraging unsafe device use within a vehicle or other transport: A system, method and computer readable medium comprised of in-vehicle passive monitoring and information management system elements which together detect, identify, report and discourage unsafe wireless device use by the operator of a vehicle. An in-vehicle monitoring device determines the vehicle's operational state and location, identifies wireless device transmitter emissions... Agent: Guardity Technologies, Inc.
20120088463 - Dynamic tuning and calibration of antenna with on-chip array of capacitors: Methods and systems for dynamically tuning and calibrating an antenna using on-chip digitally controlled array of capacitors are disclosed. Aspects of one method may include dynamically tuning a mobile terminal antenna (MTA) using on-chip arrays of capacitive devices. The tuning may be, for example, to compensate for center frequency drift... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120088464 - Multichannel receiver system and method for multichannel receiver monitoring: A multichannel receiver system comprises a first plurality of receiver circuits, each having a first input connected to a corresponding one of a second plurality of input lines, each being arranged to provide a corresponding one of a third plurality of received signals; a second input connected to a local... Agent: Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.
20120088465 - Noise canceller, information processing apparatus and noise removal method: A noise canceller, information processing apparatus and noise removal method for implementing miniaturization and allowing noise reduction are provided. A generation unit 25 generates a removal signal for removing noise for reception signal received at a plurality of antennas 30, 31 and 32. A delay unit 21 is provided between... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120088466 - Critical health information profile and emergency communication system: A microprocessor-based emergency response communication system used to call and communicate with the 9-1-1 operator and also allows emergency responder's immediate access to a user's Critical Health Information Profile stored in the device at the point and location of crisis. The device is used to create individual Critical Health Information... Agent:
20120088468 - Emergency 911 wireless call detector: An accurate building-specific location for a mobile device requesting Enhanced 911 (E911) emergency services is provided while located indoors. A central server and associated plurality of emergency 911 wireless call detectors are programmed with Master Street Address Guide (MSAG) information, and installed throughout the walls of a given building to... Agent:
20120088467 - Personal security and tracking system: A signaling system is provided for rendering an alarm for an individual in distress combined with a locating and tracking system to thus alert and direct appropriate personnel to the needs of the individual in distress and to monitor the location of that individual. The system comprises a portable signaling... Agent: Hoffman Resources LLC
20120088471 - Call list transmission processing method and system of charging system: A method and a system for processing call detail record transmission in a charging system. The method includes: a service processing node detecting a load status of a transmission link after receiving a call detail record generated by a service program, if the transmission link is idle is detected, sending... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120088469 - Front-end charging system that generates charging data per entity having a revenue share: Charging systems and methods are disclosed for determining the share of call revenue for multiple entities. One embodiment comprises a charging controller that is coupled to a mobile network and an online charging system. The charging controller receives charging data for a call in the mobile network, and processes the... Agent:
20120088470 - Verifiable device assisted service usage billing with integrated accounting, mediation accounting, and multi-account: Various embodiments are disclosed for a services policy communication system and method. In some embodiments, a communications device implements a service policy for assisting billing for the communications device use of a service on a network; and monitors use of the service based on the service policy, in which a... Agent:
20120088473 - Authentication of personal data over telecommunications system: An additional service that authenticates personal information of a second person by using the mobile identification service in response to a first person requesting authentication is provided. As a result, the authenticated personal information of the second person is shown to the first person.... Agent: Teliasonera Ab
20120088472 - Method for identifying a host network of a user terminal from at least two networks forming a radiocommunications infrastructure: A method for identifying a host-type radiocommunications network of a user terminal from at least two networks forming a radiocommunications infrastructure including a base station shared by the networks, and a network core for each of the networks. A beneficial application of the method lies within the field of professional... Agent: Cassidian Sas
20120088474 - Programmable communicator: A programmable communicator device is disclosed having a wireless communications circuit, including an antenna, configured to receive a transmission, and an identity module having a unique identifier. The programmable communicator further includes a processing module including program code configured to determine if the transmission is from an authenticated caller by... Agent:
20120088475 - System and method for recording communication interaction over a mobile device: A system includes a recording server connected to a private branch exchange (PBX) and/or an interface device, where the connected PBX and/or interface device are each connected to an electronic communication network. The PBX provides at least a first portion of a mobile communication on the electronic communication network to... Agent:
20120088477 - Mobile handset for media access and playback: Methods, systems, and apparatus are presented for accessing unlimited media service from a mobile communications device. A media server environment can be provided, which maintains an instance of each subscriber account and a central archive of media content. Further, the central archive can be explored through the use of a... Agent: Cricket Communications, Inc.
20120088476 - Proximity-enhanced reconfiguration of telephone ring list: Proximity of a user/device to a designated location or other user/device can be determined and used to trigger automatic reconfiguration of a telephone ring list associated with the user/device. Accordingly, there is no need for manual reconfiguration to accommodate changes in the user's location or schedule. Specific phone numbers may... Agent: Csc Holdings, LLC
20120088478 - Apparatus and method for controlling application in wireless terminal: An apparatus and method for controlling an application in a wireless terminal to automatically download an application on a home screen classified on a category basis. The apparatus preferably includes a display unit for displaying home screens set to categories and a controller for automatically matching and setting the home... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120088480 - System and method for optimisation of media objects: A system and method for optimisation of media objects for delivery to one of a plurality of mobile communication devices of different types and rendering thereon. In particular, the media objects are optimised according to the mobile device's characteristics to ensure efficient delivery and optimal rendering thereon. For this purpose,... Agent:
20120088479 - System and method for providing a descriptor for a location to a recipient: A method for providing a descriptor of a location to a recipient includes receiving location data of the location from a user and using the location data to identify a plurality of regions near or including the location. Each region is associated with a descriptor. The recipient's level of familiarity... Agent:
20120088481 - Information system with detachable information module: A unitary handheld portable module includes a keypad for entering data and a display for displaying data. A base module is configured to be coupled with and communicate through a telephone line and includes a keypad for dialing a telephone number and a display for displaying information. The portable and... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120088489 - Apparatus and method for controlling portable terminal: Provided is an apparatus and method for controlling a portable terminal. The apparatus includes a contact sensing unit which senses an area of an external surface of the portable terminal contacted by a user as the user holds the portable terminal, a recognizing unit which recognizes a function mode of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120088482 - Automated lac assignments for enterprise femtos: In accordance with an example embodiment, there is disclosed herein an apparatus comprising an interface, and processing logic coupled with the interface. The processing logic receives via the interface a list of location area codes detected by an access point associated with a site group to be provisioned with a... Agent:
20120088485 - Information processing system, apparatus, and method: An information processing system includes a first apparatus including a position information transmission unit to transmit information on the position of the first apparatus; and a second apparatus including, a position information acquisition unit to acquire a position of the second apparatus; a position information receiving unit to receive the... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120088488 - Method to control configuration change times in a wireless device: A method to control configuration change times is performed at a mobile wireless communication device when the mobile wireless communication device is connected to a wireless network. The mobile wireless device is connected in a first configuration mode. The mobile wireless communication device receives a control message from a radio... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120088491 - Method, base station and system for adjusting cell wireless configuration parameter: The present invention relates to the field of communications technologies, and in particular to a method, a base station and a system for adjusting a cell wireless configuration parameter. The method includes: obtaining system performance information of an adjustment participating cell and a peripheral cell of the adjustment participating cell... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120088487 - Methods, systems, and computer readable media for provisioning location specific content information to a mobile device: Methods, systems, and computer readable media for provisioning location specific content information to a mobile device are disclosed. In one example, a method includes detecting the presence of a mobile device at a designated area and receiving a location identifier associated with the designated area and a mobile device user... Agent:
20120088486 - Peri-critical reflection spectroscopy devices, systems, and methods: Spectroscopy apparatuses oriented to the critical angle of the sample are described that detecting the spectral characteristics of a sample wherein the apparatus consists of an electromagnetic radiation source adapted to excite a sample with electromagnetic radiation introduced to the sample at a location at an angle of incidence at... Agent:
20120088484 - Sending messages with user generated content via a mobile communication network: The subject innovation relates to an add-on device for modifying a message which is to be transmitted from a mobile communication device to a recipient via a mobile communication network. The add-on device intercepts the message sent from a smart card of the mobile communication device to a radio module... Agent: Vodafone Holding Gmbh
20120088483 - Standby mode switch system and communication device having same: A standby mode switch system includes a mode selection module, a control module, and a position detection module. The mode selection module has a vibration mode. The control module is in communication with the mode selection module and the position detection module. The control module turns on the vibration mode... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20120088490 - System and related circuits and methods for detecting and locating cellular telephone use within a geographical area or facility: A system for detecting and locating illicit cellular telephone use within a facility includes an array of radio frequency (RF) receivers, each receiver being placed in a predetermined location in the facility, and a central server, the receivers being in electrical communication with the central server. The server commands a... Agent: Exelis Inc.
20120088492 - Control of applications which can be carried out by mobile terminals that can be operated in a mobile radio network: A method for a mobile terminal for a cellular mobile radio network, comprising the following steps: receiving at least one system information block (SIB) via a signaling channel, extracting at least one piece of information from the received system information block(s) (SIB) for controlling at least one application of the... Agent:
20120088494 - Demand-based provisioning for a mobile communication device: Systems and methods are provided for providing demand-based provisioning for a mobile communication device. A provisioning server may be used to receive a provisioning update request from the mobile communication device and in response to the provisioning update request transmit a service update data message to the mobile communication device.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120088493 - Wallmount remote control integrating remote control function of an intelligent cellular phone: A wallmount remote control integrating remote control function of an intelligent cellular phone has a body, a phone holder and a transmission connector. The body has a circuit unit and an input unit and a power supply unit electrically connected with the circuit unit. The phone holder serves to accommodate... Agent:
20120088495 - Apparatuses, systems, and methods for connection setup: A mobile communications apparatus with a wireless module and a controller module is provided. The wireless module is arranged for performing wireless transceiving operations to and from a service network. The controller module is arranged for transmitting a first connection request message to the service network via the wireless module,... Agent: Acer Incorporated
20120088496 - Femto access point and method for automatically setting area code: Provided is a method for automatically setting an area code by a femto access point (AP) located in a coverage area of a macro cell. The method includes receiving a broadcast signal of the macro cell, extracting an area code of the macro cell from the received broadcast signal, and... Agent: Kt Corporation
20120088497 - Radio signal loss tracker: A mobile telephone is described. The mobile telephone includes a radio transceiver for transmitting a radio signal based on a measured signal strength of a cellular signal received from a remote transceiver. A processor is coupled to the radio transceiver. The processor monitors the measured signal strength over time and... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120088498 - Coverage hole detection in cellular wireless network: An automated coverage hole detection (CHD) method based on modifying the setting of a specific parameter of a UE in, e.g., an LTE-based cellular wireless network. Physical RLF events of the UEs, possibly indicative of a coverage hole, are monitored. At least some of the UEs in a given cell... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120088500 - System and method for extension of wireless footprint: A system and method for communicating through a host repeater. Data is received from a remote repeater communicating with a wireless device. The host repeater registers as the wireless device on a wireless network. The data is reformatted for transmission between the wireless devices and the wireless network.... Agent: Embarq Holdings Company, LLC
20120088499 - Td-scdma measurement in a dual td-scdma and gsm mobile station: Certain aspects of the present disclosure provide techniques and apparatus for performing cell reselection based on neighbor cell measurements. For certain aspects, a method of wireless communication generally includes, while actively served in a first Radio Access Technology (RAT) network, obtaining neighbor cell measurements for a second RAT network, and... Agent:
20120088501 - Method and apparatus for efficient idle operation in a dual-sim cdma 1x mobile station: Methods and apparatus are provided for selecting identifying numbers associated with a mobile station (MS) having multiple subscriber identity modules (SIMs) such that the paging intervals for both identifying numbers are aligned. The MS having multiple SIMs may operate in a network via a particular radio access technology (RAT), such... Agent:
20120088502 - Method and apparatus for efficient idle operation in a dual-sim wcdma mobile station: Methods and apparatus are provided for selecting identifying numbers associated with a mobile station (MS) having multiple subscriber identity modules (SIMs) such that the paging intervals for both identifying numbers are aligned. The MS having multiple SIMs may operate in a network via a particular radio access technology (RAT), such... Agent:
20120088503 - Apparatus and method for performing network scanning using black-list network information: An apparatus and method is provided for making use of black-list network information to make scanning more efficient in multi-mode mobile devices. When performing a scan for a network, if a network that is blacklisted is found, scanning is discontinued for any network that has the same radio access technology... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120088505 - Base station controller and mobile terminal: An HeNB-GW (120) is applied to a network that comprises a plurality of CSG cells, and comprises: an access-permitted CSG-ID list storing section (425) having a CSG identification of a CSG cell that a mobile terminal (140) is permitted to access stored therein; an HeNB information storing section having a... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120088504 - Call control system and call control method: A call control system performs call control for a terminal which accesses different radio access network systems. A communication exchange processing apparatus includes: a device storing maximum bandwidth for specified calls processed in the radio access network system; a device measuring present bandwidth for specified calls presently processed in the... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120088507 - Method for handover problem identification: in the step of taking the at least one measure, take said at least one measure of a link quality at an end of a successful handover execution of the mobile terminal from the first basestation to the second basestation. The invention also comprises a mobile terminal, a radio basestation... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120088506 - Method for operating a network and a network: For allowing a reliable communication within a network by simple constructive features a method for operating a network is claimed, wherein a number of base stations are grouped into a cluster and are connected to a cluster controller and wherein the cluster controller is providing access of the base stations... Agent: Nec Europe Ltd.
20120088508 - Terminal device, wireless communication system, and wireless communication method: A terminal device (1) is provided with: a trigger judging section (6) judging whether an event trigger for performing handover from a macrocell to a CSG cell has occurred or not; a first measurement result reporting section (7) transmitting a first measurement result report which includes the PCI of a... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120088509 - Mobile terminal and mobile state reporting method thereof: The present invention discloses a method for reporting a mobility state of a mobile terminal comprising: a User Equipment (UE) evaluating its own mobility state under a Radio Resource Control (RRC) connection state based on a first evaluation parameter sent by an evolved Node B (eNodeB), and obtaining an evaluated... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120088514 - Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving feedback information for inter-cell cooperative transmission in wireless communication cellular system: A method for transmitting feedback information for cooperative transmission in a wireless communication cellular system comprises: receiving information on cells that can be cooperatively transmitted from a base station; determining cells that prefer the cooperative transmission among the cells that can be cooperatively transmitted; generating feedback information, which includes a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120088515 - Method for transmitting a signal for a location-based service in a wireless communication system, and apparatus for same: The present invention relates to a wireless communication system. Particularly, in configuring a location estimation subframe for determining the location of a terminal in a wireless communication system, the present invention involves replacing a portion of repeating patterns of a channel estimation pilot in the location estimation subframe with a... Agent:
20120088513 - Methods and apparatus for prioritizing voice call requests during data communication sessions with a mobile device: A mobile device is engaged in a connected data service via a wireless network. The connected data service utilizes a radio traffic channel established between the mobile device and the wireless network and a data session for communicating data. While engaged in the service, the mobile device receives via a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120088512 - Mobile station apparatus, program for controlling thereof and data transmitting method: In case that an uplink grand from a base station apparatus is detected on PDCCH, a data designated by the uplink grant, channel state information measured at the time of transmission are transmitted by PUSCH as an uplink transmission signal. Then, in case that a notice that indicates retransmission is... Agent:
20120088511 - Service providing apparatus, service consuming apparatus, and service transmitting method thereof: A service providing apparatus, a service consuming apparatus, and a service transmitting method thereof are provided. The service providing apparatus is able to pre-allocate a plurality of service consuming apparatus into different groups, to pre-schedule the groups in a control channel, and to pre-schedule the groups in at least one... Agent: Institute For Information Industry
20120088510 - Wireless transceiver with amplifier bias adjusted based on modulation scheme and transmit power feedback: An electronic device may contain a transceiver that transmits and receives radio-frequency signals through antenna structures. Power amplifier circuitry may amplify the radio-frequency signals that are being transmitted. An adjustable voltage supply may supply an adjustable power amplifier bias voltage to the power amplifier circuitry. The power amplifier circuitry may... Agent:
20120088517 - Autonomous fractional time reuse: Autonomous fractional time reuse is provided. In some embodiments, autonomous fractional time reuse includes determining a number of neighboring base stations of a base station in a heterogeneous network; and pseudo randomly selecting one or more Fractional Time Reuse (FTR) slots for transmission by the base station. In some embodiments,... Agent: Airhop Communications, Inc.
20120088516 - Heterogeneous network (hetnet) user equipment (ue) radio resource management (rrm) measurements: Methods and apparatus for performing radio resource management (RRM) measurements in a heterogeneous network (HetNet) are provided in an effort to prevent failure of RRM measurement procedures in a dominant interference scenario. Several alternatives are provided for determining particular resources (e.g., subframes) to use for performing the RRM measurements, wherein... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120088520 - Mobile communication apparatus, position information acquiring method, and computer-readable storage medium: A mobile communication apparatus may receive a first direction from a reference target to an external apparatus and a first distance from the reference target to a position of the external apparatus. A direction acquiring unit acquires a second direction from the reference target to the position, and a distance... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120088521 - Mobile communication method, mobile communication system, mobile switching center, server device, and radio base station: A radio base station according to the present invention comprising a mobile switching center MME, comprising, a location measurement request transmission unit configured to determine the mobile station location measurement type that must be performed corresponding to Provide Subscriber Location, the location measurement request transmission unit configured to transmit Location... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120088519 - Mobile device for low power identification of its position and a method therefore: The present invention relates to a method in a mobile device and a mobile device for low power identification of its position in an indoor environment, in which beacon transmitters of a beacon system are present. The device receives a notification from at least one of the beacon transmitters of... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120088518 - Support of multiple positioning protocols: A mobile terminal and network location server support multiple positioning protocols so that a first position measurement of the mobile terminal may be obtained using a positioning protocol defined for a first wireless network and a second position measurement of the mobile terminal may be obtained using a different positioning... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120088522 - Detection and selection of a reference signal for network-based wireless location: A serving mobile location center (SMLC) receives a position request concerning a mobile-of-interest (MOI) operating in a discontinuous transmission (DTX) mode, and in response a wireless location system (WLS) is tasked to locate the MOI. A plurality of location measurement units (LMUs) are instructed to receive and digitize radio frequency... Agent: Trueposition, Inc.
20120088523 - Notification device, notification system, method for controlling notification device, and computer readable recording medium having a control program recorded thereupon: A mobile phone (1) of the present invention includes a mobile phone storage section (8) configured to store both of (i) data including positional information and (ii) data including no positional information, a positional information extraction section (110) for identifying the data including the positional information from among the data... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20120088524 - System and method for facilitating interpersonal contacts and social and commercial networking: The system and method of the present invention is a mobile computing device application or “mobile application” designed to assist users in performing directed searches within defined geographic scope to achieve specific goals within social, e-commerce and collaborative spaces.... Agent: Connectquest
20120088525 - Estimation of significant places visited by mobile-terminal user based on communications log to base stations: A method is disclosed of estimating significant places visited by a mobile-terminal user for wireless communication via base stations. The method includes: collecting at least one communication log represented with consecutive communication events between the mobile terminal and connected one of the base stations in a coverage area of each... Agent: Kddi Corporation
20120088526 - System and method for displaying object location in augmented reality: A system and a method are provided for displaying location information on a mobile device. The location information can include direction, distance, positional coordinates, etc. The mobile device's display displays an image captured using the mobile device's camera. A selection input is received to identify an object in the image.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120088528 - Method and system for short message termination traffic control: The present invention discloses a method for controlling short message terminated flow, including: a process that a SMS message center setting a terminated flow control threshold of a mobile switching center and controlling the terminated flow according to the threshold; the process including a step of the SMS message center... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120088529 - Personalized multimedia messaging system: A method for providing a personalized multimedia messaging service, wherein the method includes obtaining an MMS message. Recipient according to preferences of the at least one targeted recipient, thereby producing a personalized MMS message, and transmitting the personalized MMS message to the at least one targeted recipient indicate that the... Agent:
20120088530 - Short message distribution center: A message distribution center (MDC) is interposed between content providers and a wireless carrier to subjectively examine and direct messages via SMTP based on desired rules (e.g., non-peak hours, paying subscribers only, etc.) using standard SMTP Gateway and other well-known protocols. The MDC includes a queue for each subscriber. A... Agent:
20120088527 - Systems and methods for sharing threaded conversations on mobile communications devices: Embodiments of the invention may include systems and methods for sharing threaded conversations on mobile communications devices. In one embodiment, a method may include: receiving, at a service provider system, a message containing a thread file associated with a forwarded message thread from a forwarding party mobile communications device, wherein... Agent: Cox Communications, Inc.
20120088532 - Method and apparatus for radio frequency fingerprint distribution: A method and apparatus for radio frequency (RF) fingerprint distribution is provided herein. In particular, when a mobile node wishes to access a restricted-access base station, the mobile node will access a database containing RF fingerprint identification information for the RF environment surrounding the restricted-access base station. When the RF... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120088534 - Method and user equipment for transmitting uplink signal, and method and base station for receiving uplink signal: A method for transmitting, at a user equipment having N (N being an integer greater than 1) transmission antennas, an uplink signal to a base station and a method for receiving, at the base station, an uplink signal from the user equipment are disclosed. The base station transmits reception capability... Agent:
20120088533 - Resource allocation and encoding for channel quality indicator (cqi) and cqi collided with uplink acknowledgment/negative acknowledgment: A User Equipment (UE) configured for allocating resources and encoding for Channel Quality Indicator (CQI) is described. The UE includes a processor and instructions stored in memory. The UE receives Radio Resource Control (RRC) signaling, receives a reference signal and determines a Channel Quality Indicator (CQI) based on the reference... Agent: Sharp Laboratories Of America, Inc.
20120088535 - Method and device for allocating same resource for a plurality of enbs of collaborative mimo: The present invention provides a method and device for allocating same resource for a plurality of eNBs of collaborative Multiple-input-Multiple-output (MIMO). Wherein a serving eNB firstly determines, in the one or more other eNBs, at least one candidate eNB recommended to cooperate with the serving eNB, according to measurement report... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Shanghai Bell Company, Ltd.
20120088536 - Channel access method in wireless network: There is provided a channel access method in which a channel access method in a wireless network in which a channel access opportunity is provided to high priority traffic for each super-frame. The channel access method includes: setting parameter values required for channel access; setting a channel access time to... Agent: Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.
20120088537 - Base station arrangements: Base station arrangement (100) adapted to receive signals from a user station; adapted to be connected to or comprises a plurality of antenna elements (1, 1, 2, 2, . . . 4,) with antenna ports (11, . . . 11) and a signal processing unit (20). The base station (21)... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson
20120088538 - Transmit power control of channels transmitted in different frequency regions: A mobile terminal transmits one or more first communication channels in a first frequency region and one or more second communication channels in a second frequency region. With the channels experiencing different fading conditions, the terminal receives separate transmit power control (TPC) commands. Instead of simply adjusting the transmit power... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120088539 - Method and apparatus for selecting cell to increase transmission capacity in wireless communication system: An apparatus is configured to perform a method for selecting a cell to increase transmission capacity in a wireless communication system. A Mobile Station (MS) can select a cell in a heterogeneous network system. The MS can receive a loading indicator for each of a plurality of Base Stations (BS);... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120088540 - Provisioning based on application and device capability: A user equipment (UE) is disclosed comprising an agent configured to monitor and report UE configuration and capability information, wherein the UE is further configured to provide the UE configuration and capability information, and subsequently receive an application based on the configuration and capability information. Also disclosed is a network... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120088541 - Multiband communication device with graphical connection interface and methods for use therewith: A communication device includes an RF transceiver for communicating first data with a first remote communication device via a first protocol and a first frequency band in a first mode of operation, wherein the first data is communicated via indirect wireless communication. A millimeter wave transceiver communicates second data with... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120088542 - Method construction for reducing interference between antenna and peripheral device: A structure and method reduce interference between an antenna and a peripheral device. The structure includes an antenna module and a speaker module. The antenna module includes a carrier and the antenna attached to the carrier. The speaker module is mounted in the carrier and includes a speaker and a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120088545 - Image/audio playback device of mobile communication terminal: In an image/audio playback technology in a mobile communication terminal, a single image is divided into two halves, i.e., left-half and right-half images, which are displayed on two mobile communication terminals, respectively. In addition, two mobile communication terminals can play left-side and right-side audio data, respectively, which compose stereo audio... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.
20120088544 - Portable wireless mobile device motion capture data mining system and method: Portable wireless mobile device motion capture data mining system and method configured to display motion capture/analysis data on a mobile device. System obtains data from motion capture elements, analyzes data and store data in database for data mining, which may be charged for. Enables unique displays associated with the user,... Agent:
20120088543 - System and method for displaying text in augmented reality: A system and a method are provided for displaying text in low-light environments. An original image of text is captured in a low-light environment using a camera on a mobile device, whereby the imaged text comprising images of characters. A brightness setting and a contrast setting of the original image... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120088546 - Methods, systems and apparatus for displaying the multimedia information from wireless communication networks: Video signals for a mobile terminal are converted to accommodate reproduction by an alternative display terminal. The video signal is processed to provide a converted video signal appropriate for an alternative display terminal that is separate from the mobile terminal. This converted video signal is then provided for the alternative... Agent: Sellerbid, Inc.
20120088547 - Mobile terminal having information recognition module: The present invention relates to a mobile terminal having an information recognition module. The mobile terminal having an information recognition module of the present invention comprises: a terminal casing with a front casing and a rear casing coupled with each other; an information recognition module coupled to the terminal casing;... Agent: Bluebird Soft Co., Ltd.
20120088550 - Method of handling attach procedure and related communication device: A method of handling an attach procedure for a MTC device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises performing the attach procedure; and not sending an information element in an attach request message associated with the attach procedure.... Agent:
20120088548 - Mobile terminal, display device and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal including a first display unit configured to display at least one of a first home screen image and a second home screen image as an output home screen image; an interface unit configured to be connected to an external computer display device having a second display unit;... Agent:
20120088549 - Mobile terminal, display device and controlling method thereof: The mobile terminal has a memory unit configured to store a software, a first display unit configured to display a first screen image generated by a first version of the software, and an interface unit configured to be connected to an external display device having a second display unit. A... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120088551 - Android mobile telephone comprising a content supply chain: The reader for reading the storage volumes includes a plurality of volume scanners, the content supply devicer includes a plurality of content suppliers, and the storage volume detector includes a single daemon and a single program for listening to the daemon.... Agent: Myriad Group Ag
20120088553 - Device having side sensor: A method of input and device are provided. The device includes a housing having a front face exposing a display, a back face opposing the front face, and a plurality of sides. The sides include a first side and a second side. The device includes a controller and a first... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120088552 - Method and apparatus for managing processing resources in a portable electronic device: A method and apparatus managing processing resources in a portable electronic device are provided. An area of the display device is controlled to provide a banner region comprising device state data, the area of the display device enabled to receive focus using an input device. While focus is in the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120088554 - Mobile terminal and control method thereof: A mobile terminal and a control method thereof are provided. The mobile terminal includes a radio communication unit; a display displaying at least part of e-book contents; and a controller transmitting position information about the at least part of the e-book contents and a user's input relating to the at... Agent:
20120088556 - Method and system for operating a portable electronic device in a power-limited manner: Improved techniques to manage operation of a portable electronic device having a substantially depleted battery when power is available from an external, power-limited source are disclosed. In one embodiment of the invention, the substantially depleted battery can be initially charged while a power-intensive operation is delayed. Once the battery has... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120088555 - Wireless charging equipment for mobile phones: The present invention provides a wireless charging equipment for mobile phones for mobile phones. The charging equipment comprises a protection cover with a switch port and a charger with an internal battery arranging therein. The mobile phone is enveloped in the protection cover, one end of the switch port is... Agent:
20120088557 - Ipad and keypad cover structure: An iPad and keypad cover structure includes an iPad leather cover, a cover board, and a foldable member to connect the iPad leather cover and the cover board. The cover board has a fold line at a central portion thereof and at least one fixing tongue at an outer edge... Agent:
20120088559 - Mobile device housing with interchangeable backing: A housing for mobile devices is disclosed herein. The housing includes a shell having an interior portion displaced therein configured to fit a mobile device; a first opening through which the interior portion is accessible for inserting the mobile device; a second opening configured to be smaller than the mobile... Agent: Scosche Industries, Inc.
20120088558 - Phone case: A case for an electronic device designed to protect the electronic device and extend the battery life of the electronic device is provided. The case has an engagement mechanism, can be engaged to securely fasten the case to the electronic device. The case portion includes a battery to extend the... Agent:
20120088560 - Mobile wireless communications device including spaced apart elongate members for reducing sar and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a portable housing and wireless transceiver circuitry carried by the portable housing. The mobile wireless communications device may also include an antenna carried by the portable housing and coupled to the wireless transceiver circuitry, and a light source carried by the portable housing.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited04/05/2012 > 122 patent applications in 66 patent subcategories. category listing, related patent applications
20120083200 - Communications terminals and communications method: A communications terminal registered as a controlled terminal in a controlling terminal which controls the controlled terminal via a communications network, the communications terminal includes a receiving unit (15020) which receives a sleep message including information indicating whether or not the controlling terminal is sleeping and information indicating a timing... Agent:
20120083199 - Partitioning resources on a target side of a handover of a user equipment based on data traffic indication: It is described a method for partitioning radio transmission resources within a telecommunication network. The method includes (a) preparing a handover of a user equipment from a source access point being assigned to a source side of the telecommunication network to a target access point being assigned to a target... Agent:
20120083202 - Base station, relay station, wireless communication system, and wireless communication method: A base station includes a selector that based on wireless communication states with each mobile station, selects a mobile station for which amplification is to be performed at a relay station; and a reporter that reports information related to the mobile station selected by the selector.... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120083201 - System and method for distributed power control in a communications system: An embodiment method for power control in a multi-hop communications system includes transmitting a power usage pattern for each relay node in a subset of relay nodes served by a communications controller, where the power usage pattern specifies transmit power levels for the relay node while the relay node is... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.
20120083203 - System and method for distributed power control in a communications system: A system and method for distributed power control in a communications system are provided. A method for relay node operations includes transmitting a signal at a transmit power level on a first channel from a relay node to a user equipment, receiving a message comprising a first indication of channel... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.
20120083204 - Method and apparatus for controlling access: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus such as a terminal receives a message comprising cell reservation information, stores information indicating whether the terminal is a machine-type terminal, sends an attachment request toward a network in dependence of the cell reservation information and the information... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120083206 - Communication system: In a communication system that performs recharging operation and short-range data communication between a portable terminal and a cradle, when a communication unit of the cradle is halted for power saving purpose, there is no unit available to activate the communication unit of the cradle through operation of the portable... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120083205 - Nfc device having a differential input envelope detector: A differential input envelope detector receives an unamplified Near Field Communication (NFC) input signal from an NFC antenna and downconverts an NFC intelligence signal to baseband. In one example, the NFC input signal includes the NFC intelligence signal modulated onto a carrier. The differential input envelope detector downconverts and outputs... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120083210 - Channel randomization for backoff efficiency improvement: Methods and apparatus for solving problems caused by backoff procedures like that specified in the BLUETOOTH Link Layer Specification, by introducing selected randomizations of communication channels used for communication by scanning devices.... Agent: St-ericsson Sa
20120083212 - Data transmitting system and data transmitting method: A data transmitting system, comprising: a processor; a first transmitting interface; a first transmitting apparatus; a second transmitting interface; a second transmitting apparatus and a signal transmitting line. The processor enters a power down mode when the first transmitting apparatus does not output data. The first transmitting generates a data... Agent:
20120083214 - Electronic device and communication control method: According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes a communication module, a connection establishment module, a negotiation module, a service execution module, and an execution control module. The communication module executes close proximity wireless transfer. The connection establishment module establishes a connection between the communication module and an external device... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120083207 - Method and system for 60 ghz distributed communication: Methods and systems for 60 GHz distributed communication are disclosed and may include generating IF signals from baseband signals in a computing device with wireless capability. The IF signals may be communicated to remote RF modules within the computing device via coaxial lines. The IF signals may be up-converted to... Agent:
20120083211 - Mobile device and method of accessing channel using mobile device: Disclosed is a mobile device to calculate an energy efficiency degree corresponding to a ratio of an amount of transmission of a data packet to an expected energy consumption, in response to the transmission of the data packet to a base station, to set a threshold value of the energy... Agent:
20120083213 - Portable mobile apparatus providing supplementary service for user and method thereof: The prevent invention relates to a portable mobile apparatus for a user for providing a supplementary service and a method for providing a supplementary service by using the same, and more particularly, to an apparatus and a method for providing supplementary enhanced services by using an application run in a... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120083209 - Wireless accessory device pairing determination for multiple host devices: A wireless communications system includes an accessory device and multiple host devices. A host device pairs wirelessly with an accessory device using a unique link key, detects a primary trigger event and responds by transferring automatically its pairing with the accessory device to a second host device while all devices... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120083208 - Wireless accessory device pairing transfer between multiple host devices: A wireless communications system includes an accessory device and multiple host devices. A host device pairs wirelessly with an accessory device using a unique link key, detects a primary trigger event and responds by transferring automatically its pairing with the accessory device to a second host device while all devices... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120083215 - Method and system for mitigating leakage of a 60 ghz transmitted signal back into an rf input of a 60 ghz device: Methods and systems for antenna switching for mitigating leakage of a 60 GHz transmitted signal back into an RF input of a 60 GHz device are disclosed and may include configuring one or more antennas in the plurality of remote RF modules based on a measured signal characteristic, wherein the... Agent:
20120083216 - Radio transceiver and method for reception of combined receive signals: A radio transceiver comprising at least two individual receive paths and at least two individual transmit paths is disclosed. The radio transceiver includes a first filter arrangement for separating individual ones of the at least two individual transmit paths from a combined one of the at least two individual receive... Agent:
20120083217 - Method and system for transmitter beamforming: A system and method are provided for improving the performance of a beamforming antenna array in a wireless communications system. By observing a predetermined times of channel spatial signatures, one or more test spatial signatures are generated based on statistical analysis of the observed spatial signatures for predicting channel characteristics.... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.
20120083220 - Determining the quality of service in a communication terminal device: The invention relates to a method for determining the quality of service of at least one service, whereby several parameters that represent the quality of service are detected in a communication terminal device. With the method, at least one second parameter is associated with at least one first parameter, and... Agent: Vodafone Holding Gmbh
20120083221 - Inter-frequency measurements for observed time difference of arrival: Aspects of this invention include a method, system and computer program to perform mobile node measurements. In a method there are steps of receiving from a location server at a mobile user node a request to perform inter-frequency reference signal time difference measurements; receiving from a serving access node a... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20120083219 - Multi-radio test method and test fixture: A method for testing characteristics of a communication device that includes a plurality of modules using a test fixture includes the steps of connecting the communication device to the test fixture, determining if tests to be performed on the plurality of modules can be simultaneously performed, performing the tests to... Agent: Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
20120083218 - System and method for collaborative spectrum analysis: In systems and methods for analyzing spectrum, a radio system may sample spectrum and transmit the sample to a remote spectrum analysis system. The remote spectrum analysis system analyzes the sample to determine if an incumbent radio system or radar is present and returns analysis results to the radio system.... Agent:
20120083222 - Information processing apparatus and communication control method: According to one embodiment, there is provided information processing apparatus, including: a first communication module configured to perform a communication under a first communication scheme which corresponds to a proximity wireless communication requiring no authentication; a second communication module configured to perform a communication under a second communication scheme which... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120083223 - Electronic device for accessing wireless network and method for saving resources for the device: An electronic device for accessing wireless network includes a radio frequency (RF) module, a power supply management unit, a CPU and a data transmission interface. The RF module receives electromagnetic wave signal from networks and transmits electromagnetic wave signals to the networks. The data transmission interface transmits the electromagnetic wave... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20120083224 - Antenna switch with esd isolation: A triple winding balun is combined with multiple switch assemblies to implement an antenna switch that provides good isolation, low loss, and good linearity with only a minor increase to the overall chip footprint. The antenna switch also isolates the receiver from power surges, where the power surges may be... Agent:
20120083225 - Method and system for a 60 ghz communication device comprising multi-location antennas for pseudo-beamforming: Methods and systems for a 60 GHz communication device comprising multi-location antennas for pseudo-beamforming are disclosed and may include configuring antennas in RF modules for beamforming transmitted signals. Each of the RF modules may receive IF signals via coaxial lines. The beamformed RF signals may be transmitted via the antennas... Agent:
20120083226 - Remotely-located transceiver device and method for maintaining a transceiver device: A remotely-located transceiver device is disclosed. The remotely-located transceiver device comprises a telecommunications signal transceiver and a service transceiver. The service transceiver is addressable over a short-range wireless link and is adapted to maintain the telecommunications signal transceiver. A method for maintaining a telecommunications signal transceiver is disclosed. The method... Agent:
20120083227 - Single-antenna vehicle transponder with a power-save function: Embodiments of the present invention relates to a vehicle transponder comprising an active radio unit, an antenna, a wake-up unit and a power directing means which has a first port, a second port and a third port, where the power directing means is arranged to direct power from the first... Agent: Kapsch Trafficcom Ab
20120083228 - Devices, systems, and methods for configuring a wireless device: Various embodiments include a devices, systems, and methods to configure a wireless device. A wireless device may comprise a housing, a wireless communication interface, and a configuration interface. The housing may be configured to be mounted to an outlet supplying power to the wireless device via an electrical conductor. The... Agent: Digi International Inc.
20120083229 - Radio transmitter and method for transmission of combined signal: A radio transmitter is disclosed which comprises at least two transmit paths. A combiner is connected to the at least two transmit paths for combining modified transmit signals on the at least two transmit paths to form a combined signal. The radio transmitter further comprises a; power amplifier for receiving... Agent:
20120083230 - Signal acquisition apparatus and method for distributed compressive sensing and joint signal recovery: Disclosed is a multiple sensor system including a plurality of different sensor devices to acquire respective signals sensed from a single signal source, and a signal acquisition apparatus to recover an original signal generated from the signal source. The signal acquisition apparatus recovers the original signal by applying joint recovery,... Agent: Gwangju Institute Of Science
20120083231 - Tuner: Noise in an audio output is reduced even if a mixing signal leaks to another tuner. A broadcast wave is received from a broadcast station by an antenna to which a mixing signal is mixed by a mixer to obtain an IF signal and demodulated by a demodulator. An oscillator... Agent: On Semiconductor Trading, Ltd.
20120083232 - Active antenna system and method for operation of an active antenna array: The application relates to a method for operation of an active antenna array and to an active antenna system. The active antenna system has a signal processing unit and an active antenna array adapted to be operated with a main antenna pattern correlated to a main receive beam and with... Agent:
20120083233 - Method and system for communication via subbands in a 60 ghz distributed communication system: Methods and systems for communication via subbands in a 60 GHz distributed communication system are disclosed and may include enabling one or more antenna configurations in remote RF modules within a wireless communication device based on a measured signal characteristic. The RF modules may receive IF signals from baseband signals... Agent:
20120083234 - Receiver: A receiver includes an antenna unit that is able to receive a transmission signal from a subject alternately at different reception levels. A wave detection unit wave-detects the transmission signal to generate a detection signal. The detection signal has a signal level that becomes fixed in accordance with the transmission... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Tokai Rika Denki Seisakusho
20120083235 - Compensating for unwanted distortion in a communications receiver: Method and apparatuses are disclosed to substantially compensate for various unwanted interferences and/or distortions within a communications receiver. Each of these apparatuses and methods estimate the various unwanted interferences and/or distortions within the communications receiver. Each of these apparatuses and methods remove the estimates of the various unwanted interferences and/or... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120083236 - Multimode receiver with active blocker suppression: Various embodiments of a wireless multimode receiver having an off-chip duplex filter associated with a multimode band, and a blocker cancellation circuit disposed on a semiconductor chip are described in the present disclosure.... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag
20120083239 - Broadcast information notification method and network node: A broadcast information notification method according to the present invention includes: starting to repeatedly transmit, at a network node, a broadcast message irrespective of transmission timing of a paging message, when the network node is instructed to notify a mobile station of the broadcast information; receiving, at the mobile station,... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120083237 - Fall detection system using a combination of accelerometer, audio input and magnetometer: A wearable device for detecting a user state is disclosed. The wearable device includes an accelerometer for measuring an acceleration of a user, a magnetometer for measuring a magnetic field associated with the user's change of orientation, a microphone for receiving audio, a memory for storing the audio, and at... Agent:
20120083238 - Method of handling network initiated detach procedure: A method of handling a detach procedure initiated by a network, for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises receiving a signaling request from the network to perform a re-attach procedure, performing the detach procedure, and performing an attach procedure for an emergency bearer... Agent:
20120083240 - Enhancements to ip multimedia subsystems (ims) emergency services architecture: Embodiments contemplate methods and systems that may route an emergency call from an enterprise user and/or a user in a private number plan, or an emergency call that may be initiated by a service on behalf of the user. Architectural extensions to the IMS emergency services architecture may allow an... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20120083241 - Location continuity service for locating mobile devices using multiple access networks including wireless telecommunication networks: A location continuity application server described herein is configured to access from an access network a set of location data associated with a position measurement for a mobile device. The location continuity application server may also access from another access network another set of location data associated with another position... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.
20120083243 - Communication network signaling: Short message service (SMS) message processing is described. An SMS message is addressed in a short message entity (SME) device. The SMS message is addressed without providing any message content for the SMS message. The SMS message is sent to an SMS center, and rated based on no message content.... Agent:
20120083242 - Method for provisioning of a network access for a mobile communication device: The invention refers to a method for provisioning of a network access for a mobile communication device (10) having at least one communication interface. A mobile communication device (10) comprising a secure payment application (15) in a secure environment (12) is provided. Network access from a network operator (20) with... Agent:
20120083246 - Exchange of access control lists to manage femto cell coverage: System(s) and method(s) provide access management to femto cell service through access control list(s) (e.g., white list(s), or black list(s)). White list(s) includes a set of subscriber station(s) identifier numbers, codes, or tokens, and also can include additional fields for femto cell access management based on desired complexity. White list(s)... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20120083245 - Inhibition of allowed closed subscriber group list: Disclosed herein are techniques for inhibition of allowed closed subscriber group list. According to an aspect, a method may be implemented at a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU). The method may include identifying a public land mobile network (PLMN) in which the WTRU is operating. Further, the method may include controlling... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20120083244 - Mobile telephone hosted meeting controls: Technologies are described herein for controlling components associated with a room using a mobile phone. A gateway is configured to receive a command from a mobile phone. Upon receiving the command, the gateway determines whether the command is a room command or a presentation command. If the command is a... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120083247 - System and methods for wireless messaging: A mobile device receives via a wireless network an enable message which indicates that a data message has been received and is ready for retrieval. The mobile device then provides an indication which indicates that the data message has been received, and includes a subset of the data message. After... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120083248 - System and method for providing telephone call notification and management in a network environment: Various embodiments of the disclosed subject matter provide methods and systems to receive an incoming call message via a data interface upon activation of a trigger established with a voice communication network and activated when the voice communication network receives an incoming call to a destination identified by a pre-determined... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp
20120083249 - Visual manipulation of audio: A mobile communication device displays, via a display, an audio waveform associated with a voicemail received by the mobile communication device, and receives selection and sustained contact with the audio waveform from a user associated with the mobile communication device. The device also enlarges a portion of the audio waveform... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing, Inc
20120083253 - Exchange of electronic business cards between stations: A mobile station arranged for receiving an electronic business card, for adding a user instruction to the electronic business card, and for storing the resulting combination on a server provided for this purpose, which mobile station is also arranged for transmitting an electronic business card with a user instruction coupled... Agent: Healthy Sweet Marketing
20120083252 - Messaging via a coded business card and mobile telephone: A method of sending a message using a business card with data encoded on a surface, and a mobile phone. The data includes an identifier which uniquely identifies the surface and the mobile telephone senses the coded data to determine the identifier. Using the identifier, the phone retrieves a representation... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd
20120083250 - System and method to detect pbx-mobility call failure: Aspects relate to initiating voice calls to mobile devices from an enterprise network. In one example, a server can initiate a voice channel to a mobile device, and if the mobile device cannot be reached, an access network may redirect the call from the server to a number identified as... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120083254 - Unsuccessful call alert: A method for a mobile phone to provide an unsuccessful call alert, including monitoring an outgoing call from a caller to a callee to determine if the callee is available; if the callee is not available, then automatically actuating a message editor, automatically displaying a pre-defined call alert message, including... Agent:
20120083251 - User interface methods and apparatus for initiating telephone calls from a mobile station: A mobile station includes one or more processors, a wireless transceiver coupled to the one or more processors, and a user interface which includes a visual display and a plurality of keys. The wireless transceiver is operative to receive a message which includes a telephone number string. When the message... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120083255 - Method for gender identification of a cell-phone subscriber: The invention relates to a method for gender identification of a cell-phone subscriber. There are two main steps: constructing a general model of female and male calling behaviour from a set of variables obtained for each subscriber; and classifying an individual calling behaviour of a subscriber comparing it with the... Agent: Telefonica, S.a.
20120083256 - System and method for managing data sharing over a hotspot network: There is presented a system and method for managing data sharing over a hotspot network. The system comprises a mobile broadband hotspot with a processor configured to receive a selection of a mobile device to receive a data file, notify the mobile device of the data file to share, and... Agent: Smith Micro Software, Inc.
20120083257 - Enabling mid-call services to be added to a communication session by a wireless device: Mid-call services may be added to a communication session such as a telephone call (call session) by a wireless device on a mobile telephone network by causing the wireless device associated with the communication session to invoke a second call session directed to a vertical service code. The second call... Agent:
20120083260 - Information terminal, information presentation method for an information terminal, and information presentation program: [Object] To enable a user to simply and easily confirm update information of a plurality of pieces of content data handled by a plurality of various application programs without any troublesome operation. [Solving Means] A plurality of update information display cards (51) are aligned and displayed on a display screen... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120083259 - Methods, devices and computer program products for presenting screen content: Screen content from a first telecommunication device, such as a smartphone, is cast wirelessly and received by a second telecommunications device. The received screen content is formatted for presentation on the second telecommunications device. Screen content from among the received screen content may be selected for transmitting to a third... Agent:
20120083258 - System and method to manage processes of a mobile device based on available power resources: A system and method to manage processes of a mobile device based on available power resources is disclosed. In a particular embodiment, an apparatus is disclosed that includes an interface configured to receive a user selection of a scheduled program to be received at a mobile device. The apparatus also... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120083261 - Method and apparatus for base stations and their provisioning, management, and networking: In wireless system, a group of Base station (BTSs) with smaller footprints have the capability to communicate with each other as well as with the BTSs with relatively larger footprints via wireless air-interfaces. One of such example is coordinated cell systems. A coordinated cell system comprises a group of coordinated... Agent: Airhop Communications, Inc.
20120083263 - Apparatus and method for controlling mdt measurement report in 3gpp system: A method and an apparatus for determining a message type for Minimization of Drive Test (MDT) measurement information report in connected mode of a User Equipment (UE) are provided. The method includes receiving a terminal information request from a base station, determining whether the terminal information request includes an MDT... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120083262 - Radio base station and method therein: Embodiments herein relate to a method in a radio base station for enabling a user equipment to establish a connection in a radio communications network The user equipment is served in a first cell controlled by the radio base station. The radio base station is comprised in the radio communications... Agent:
20120083264 - Method and apparatus for transport format selection in a mobile wireless device: A method and apparatus for transport format selection in a mobile wireless communication device. During a simultaneous voice and data call, the mobile wireless communication device selects a transport format for proper uplink data transmission. Simultaneous voice and data calls require higher uplink transmit power than voice only calls. The... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120083265 - Methods and apparatus in a telecommunications network: A method in a switching node of a circuit-switched telecommunications network comprises the steps of receiving from a packet-switched telecommunications network a request to establish a call towards a mobile station of the circuit-switched telecommunications network, and sending a request message to a location register for an instruction comprising one... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120083266 - Methods, systems and apparatus for recovering registration information: Methods, systems and apparatus are provided for recovering registration information at a home network when the home network determines that it has experienced a loss of the registration information. The home network communicates a triggering message to at least one visited network to initiate registration information recovery, and the visited... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120083267 - Methods, systems, and computer readable media for optimization of bearer resources for ims roaming: Methods, systems, and computer readable media for optimization of bearer resources for IMS roaming are disclosed. According to one aspect a system for optimization of bearer resources for IMS roaming includes a home media resource function controller module (HMRFC) for managing local media resources and for selecting a visited media... Agent:
20120083268 - Method of enhancing public land mobile network search and related communication device: A method of enhancing public land mobile network (PLMN) search for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises deriving a mobile country code (MCC) for identifying a visited country when the mobile device is switched on, powered up, into flight mode off, or coming... Agent:
20120083269 - Radio communication system and radio communication method: Provided is a radio communication system which enables optimal cell switching. A broker femtocell base station is installed in an entrance of the buildings, and sub-femtocell base stations are installed in the buildings. An adjacent cell list and broker femtocell priority selection setting information are set as system information notified... Agent:
20120083270 - Femtocell approved user list management via short message service (sms): A system and methodology that facilitates user friendly and/or dynamic femtocell access provisioning based on Short Message Service (SMS) communication is provided. In particular, the system can enable users to update and/or view a femto access control list associated with a femtocell by employing SMS messages. Moreover, the system can... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20120083271 - Wireless communication device: A wireless communication device includes: a storing unit configured to store recording medium identification information that identifies a recording medium that is detachable; a network communication unit that is connectable to a communication network; a reading unit configured to read the recording medium identification information stored in the recording medium;... Agent:
20120083272 - Apparatus and method for adjusting transmission power level of a femtocell: An apparatus and method for setting a transmission power of a femtocell are provided. A range of a transmission power may be computed, and a minimum amount of power to be used by at least one communication terminal located within a cell coverage may be computed. Additionally, a suitable transmission... Agent: Smsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120083274 - Radio communication system: A radio communication system includes a relay station, a first radio base station, second radio base stations, and a mobile station. The relay station is connected by radio to the first radio base station and communicates with the second radio base stations via the first radio base station. When the... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120083275 - Radio communication system: A method used in a radio communication system including a first radio base station, a second radio base station that communicates with the first radio base station, a relay station which communicates with the second radio base station via the first radio base station, and a mobile station, the method... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120083273 - Wireless communication method and apparatus for performing home node-b identification and access restriction: A method and a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU), including a universal subscriber identity module (USIM), for identifying a closed subscriber group (CSG) cell are disclosed. The WTRU receives a broadcast from a cell including a cell identifier (ID). If the cell ID is associated with a CSG cell, the WTRU... Agent: Interdigital Technology Corporation
20120083276 - Method, terminal, and system for cell reselection: A terminal and system are disclosed. The terminal includes an obtaining unit and a processing unit. The obtaining unit is configured to obtain a dedicated priority list and a valid time of the dedicated priority list from a Long Term Evolution (LTE) system. When the terminal camps on a cell... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120083277 - Mobile communication method, mobile exchange station, radio base station and mobile station: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes: transmitting, from a mobile station (100) to an access node (200) in a first radio access technology, a connection request signal including a desired call type for communication and a radio access capability of the mobile station (100); determining, at... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120083278 - Positioning measurements and carrier switching in multi-carrier wireless communication networks: In a multi-carrier wireless communication network, positioning-aware switching of a primary carrier from a first carrier to a second carrier for a UE is constrained to enable one or more positioning measurements to be performed. Either the selection of the second carrier, the timing of switching from the first to... Agent:
20120083279 - Method for cognitive 4g neighborhood selection: A method for cognitive neighbor selection in 4G networks describes a mechanism for automatic self-learning selection of neighboring base stations for the purpose of providing seamless handoffs in a dense deployment of pico and macro base stations. When a 4G network is modified by adding new base stations, the optimum... Agent: 4g Neuron, D.o.o.
20120083280 - Methods and apparatus for enabling interference coordination in heterogeneous networks: For use in a heterogeneous network, a method for enabling interference coordination includes, upon occurrence of a trigger condition, determining, at a first low power node, that the first low power node is approaching a second low power node. The method also includes sending, at the first low power node,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120083281 - Network management system, wireless coverage control method and wireless coverage control program: A network management system includes: wireless link quality information collection means for collecting, from a mobile terminal that is connected to the mobile communication network, wireless link quality information that indicates wireless link quality measured by the mobile terminal, the wireless link quality information containing information about quality of wireless... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120083282 - Communication method of macro base station, macro terminal, micro base station, and micro terminal for interference control in hierarchical cellular network: A communication method of a macro base station, a macro terminal, a micro base station, and a micro terminal determines an interference control scheme for each interference condition between a micro cell and a micro cell and between a macro cell and a micro cell in a hierarchical cellular network,... Agent:
20120083283 - Feedback mapping for d2d control signals: A position of a device within a cluster of multiple devices is determined and stored in a memory. An uplink radio resource is mapped from a downlink radio resource in dependence on the determined position of the device within the cluster of multiple devices. In an embodiment the respective uplink... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120083284 - Orthogonal resource selection transmit diversity and resource assignment: Methods of allocating orthogonal resources of a wireless communication network to a user equipment (UE) that uses transmit diversity are disclosed. In one or more embodiments, the UE is configured to transmit a reference symbol and a modulated symbol on multiple orthogonal resources on an antenna. The method includes: selecting,... Agent:
20120083289 - Method, device and system for determining position information: A method, device and system for determining position information are used to avoid the defects which result from the way of determining the position information of a wireless sensor node in the prior art. The method for determining the position information provided by the present invention is applied to a... Agent: China Mobile Group Shanghai Corporation
20120083285 - Method, device and system for enhancing location information: A method, system and apparatus for obtaining enhanced location information for a mobile device. The mobile device is configured to allow a determination of its location, for example via GPS. Location data for the mobile device, exemplarily obtained via GPS, may be further specified using context information for the mobile... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120083286 - Mobile device location estimation using environmental information: Estimating a location of a mobile device is performed by comparing environmental information, such as environmental sound, associated with the mobile device with that of other devices to determine if the environmental information is similar enough to conclude that the mobile device is in a comparable location as another device.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120083288 - Positioning node, user equipment and methods therein: Embodiments herein relate to a method in a positioning node for enabling positioning of a user equipment, which user equipment is served in a first cell controlled by a radio network node. The positioning node and radio network node are comprised in a radio communications network. The positioning node obtains... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson
20120083287 - Short messaging system auto-reply and message hold: A system and method for auto-replying to a short message service (SMS) message addressed to a mobile device is provided. A designated short code SMS message is received to activate an auto-reply feature for a mobile device. Automatic transmission of a designated SMS message is triggered in response to a... Agent:
20120083290 - System and method for measuring a signal of a communication system: The present invention relates to a method which involves resetting a signal-measuring cycle for an object system to a specific initial value when a terminal which communicates with one system has changed the location thereof by a value more than a specific reference value, and determines whether or not the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120083291 - Method and apparatus for wlan location services: Methods, apparatuses and systems directed to providing location services in a wireless network. According to one implementation of the present invention, the wireless network infrastructure provides high-accuracy location information via location services to wireless clients. In one embodiment, during an advertisement phase, a location server provides a list of available... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.
20120083292 - Mobile phone comprising antitheft function and antitheft method thereof: A mobile phone with antitheft function and an antitheft method thereof are provided. The mobile phone enters antitheft mode if the mobile phone has not been moved outside a user's registered geographical range for more than a predetermined time period and outputs an alarm sound and transmits current location information... Agent: Secuapp Co., Ltd.
20120083293 - Method and apparatus for group paging in wireless communication: Various methods and devices are provided to address the need to reduce paging latency. In one method, a wireless network determines (201) a number of mobiles to be paged in a wireless coverage area that are members of a paging group. If (202) the determined number of mobiles to be... Agent:
20120083297 - Automatically enabling the forwarding of instant messages: Techniques are described for forwarding an instant message addressed to an intended instant messaging recipient to the recipient's mobile telephone when the recipient's mobile telephone number is known to the instant message sender. In one example, an instant message is forwarded to the intended recipient's mobile telephone number when the... Agent: Aol Inc.
20120083294 - Integrated image detection and contextual commands: An image is received by a data processing system. A text recognition module identifies textual information in the image. A data detection module identifies a pattern in the textual information and determines a data type of the pattern. A user interface provides a user with a contextual processing command option... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120083296 - Multimedia messaging service center and method for caching mobile phone newspaper thereof: A multimedia messaging service center (MMSC) and method for caching mobile phone newspaper thereof are disclosed. The MMSC comprises a memory module, a mobile phone newspaper message processing module and a network attached shortage (NAS) module. In this method, after receiving a multimedia message, the MMSC decodes the multimedia message... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120083295 - Transmission of handwriting over sms protocol: The invention provides a method of transmitting a handwriting pattern over Simple Message Service (SMS), comprising the steps of: (a) normalizing a set of points forming the handwriting pattern to produce a homogenized set of points representing the handwriting pattern; (b) compressing the homogenized set of points into a data... Agent:
20120083298 - Method and apparatus for secure pairing in wireless communication: Provided is a wireless connection device including a selection information generating unit which generates selection information with respect to each external device of a plurality of external devices that transmitted signals for wireless connection; a selecting unit which compares the selection information regarding each external device of the plurality of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120083301 - Apparatus and method for communicating in a network in which interference exists between wireless communication systems: An apparatus and method are provided for communicating in a network in which interference exists between wireless communication systems. The apparatus includes multiple transceivers for individually communicating with base stations of the multiple wireless communication systems; and a controller for negotiating with at least one of the base stations, setting... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120083302 - Method and apparatus for fast other sector interference (osi) adjustment: Systems and methods that facilitate management of interference and communication resources are provided. A differential approach is devised in which other-sector interference (OSI) and communication resources are managed by adjusting an offset (delta) value associated with the resources in response to receiving an indication of other-sector interference. An OSI indication... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120083299 - Model based doppler compensation using traffic data: Implementations and techniques for model based Doppler compensation using traffic data are generally disclosed.... Agent: Empire Technology Development LLC
20120083300 - Quality of service-constraint centralised power allocation method: The present invention relates to a centralised power allocation method in a wireless telecommunication system comprising at least a first couple of terminals, consisting of a first transmitting terminal and a first receiving terminal, and a second couple of terminals, consisting of a second transmitting terminal and a second receiving... Agent: Commissariat A L'energie Atomique Et Aux Ene Alt
20120083303 - Opportunistic spectrum access in mobile cognitive radio networks: A method of spectrum access for wireless communications by a secondary unlicensed unit in a CRN environment comprising one or more secondary unlicensed mobile units and one or more primary licensed units includes receiving information indicative of a location and movement of one or more secondary unlicensed units and a... Agent: Deutsche Telekom Ag
20120083305 - Centralized wireless network for multi-room large properties: Method and devices for use in a centralized wireless network are provided. The centralized wireless network employs a wireless communication protocol to communicate with various devices throughout the network. In addition to communication, the protocol may be used to control and monitor various aspects of the devices throughout the network.... Agent: Assa Abloy Hospitality, Inc.
20120083304 - Electronic apparatus and associated frequency adjusting method: An electronic apparatus includes a processing unit. The processing unit, when detecting a frequency offset between an radio frequency (RF) module and a corresponding base station (BS), controls an oscillator to change a frequency of a first reference clock signal outputted therefrom by a first frequency variation, and controls a... Agent:
20120083306 - Method and system for antenna switching for 60 ghz distributed communication: Methods and systems for antenna switching for 60 GHz distributed communication are disclosed and may include enabling antenna configurations in a plurality of remote RF modules within a computing device to receive RF signals. A signal characteristic may be measured for the configurations receiving an RF signal from a remote... Agent:
20120083307 - Method and system for peer-to-peer communication among sites: A method and system is provided for peer-to-peer communication among a plurality of sites in a land mobile radio (LMR) system. The sites are interconnected by a data network, such as an IP network. When a site, referred to as the initiating site, intends to communicate with other sites, the... Agent: E.f. Johnson Company
20120083309 - Apparatus and method for transmitting control information for power coordination in multiple component carrier system: An apparatus and method for transmitting control information about power coordination in a multiple component carrier system is disclosed herein. This specification discloses receiving information about a mobile station which is used to determine a range of power coordination for a maximum uplink transmit power of the mobile station, from... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.
20120083308 - Method of performing power headroom reporting and communication device thereof: A method of performing power headroom reporting, hereafter called PHR, for a communication device configured with a plurality of uplink component carriers or parallel PUCCH and PUSCH transmission in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises reporting power headroom information of at least one of the communication device,... Agent: Acer Incorporated
20120083310 - Method, device and system for reporting power headrom: A method, device and system for reporting power headroom are provided, and the method includes the following steps: a user equipment determines whether it triggers power headroom reporting (PHR) (101); if triggering PHR, the user equipment reports power headroom independently or associatively basing on a component carrier (CC) or a... Agent: China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology
20120083311 - Keyboard having key with integral biometric input device: A keyboard includes at least one key that integrates with a biometric input device. For example, a typical keyboard includes a spacebar. According to an aspect of the present disclosure, a fingerprint scanner may be integral with the spacebar.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120083312 - Mobile terminal and operation control method thereof: A mobile terminal and an operation control method thereof are provided. The operation control method includes displaying a stereoscopic 3D image, which is created based on the disparity between left- and right-eye images, on a display module; determining a position of a user's gaze on the stereoscopic 3D image by... Agent:
20120083313 - Remote view and controller for a camera: A device operable with a camera is disclosed which includes a display screen, remote from the camera, and a processor for receiving an image signal of the field of view of the camera and for displaying an image of the field of view of the camera on the display screen.... Agent:
20120083314 - Multimedia telecommunication apparatus with motion tracking: A docking system for a personal communication terminal includes a base and a motorized mount joining the dock to the base and configured to rotate the dock about a vertical axis in response to a pan signal and about a horizontal axis in response to a tilt signal. The docking... Agent:
20120083316 - Method and apparatus for detecting insertion of sim card in a portable terminal: A method and apparatus for detecting insertion of a Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card in a portable terminal are provided, in which a SIM card is inserted into a SIM card connector, and a controller continuously supplies an operating voltage to a predetermined pin of the SIM card connector, determines... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120083315 - Sim-card suspend control apparatus, sim-card suspend control method, and information processing apparatus: A suspend control apparatus, disposed in an electronic device having a SIM card, includes a control unit that switches the state of the SIM card between a suspended state and a resumed state. The control unit determines, based on the state of SIM card access for data communication and the... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120083317 - wireless communication node and a method related thereto: The present invention relates to a wireless communication node (20A) connected to an antenna part (10A) with a plurality of antenna elements (1A, 2A, 3A, 4A) and antenna ports (11A1, 11A2,11A3, 11A4) over feeder ports (21A1, 21A2, 21A3, 21A4). It comprises signal analyzing means (21A) adapted to analyze a signal... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson
20120083318 - Visual indication of active speech reception: A method includes, during operation of a mobile handset when a voice call is in progress with a remote party, detecting an occurrence of a start of a discontinuous transmission period that results from a cessation of speech by the remote party; and activating a visual indicator of the mobile... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120083319 - Receiving calls in different modes: Embodiments are described for handling receipt of call in a multi-screen device. In embodiments, the device may be in a closed mode in which a primary screen is being used. A message regarding the incoming call is displayed on the primary screen to a user so that a user can... Agent: Imerj LLC
20120083320 - Systems and methods for managing dynamic clock operations during wireless transmissions: In accordance with embodiments of the present disclosure, an information handling system is provided. The information handling system may include a processor; a display coupled to the processor, the display comprising a pixel clock source configured to generate a pixel clock frequency; a memory device coupled to the processor, the... Agent: Dell Products L.p.Previous industry: Ventilation
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