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Listing for abstract view: USPTO application #, Title, Abstract excerpt,Patent Agent. Listing format for list view: USPTO National Class full category number, title of the patent application. 06/28/2012 > 147 patent applications in 67 patent subcategories. invention type
20120164937 - System for providing interactive user interest survey to users of mobile devices: A system for mobile devices that facilitates the creation and dissemination of user interest surveys to a plurality of mobile devices and PCs/laptops that comprise a user interest survey client component. A computer or PC comprising an user interest survey generator is used to generate audio assisted user interest surveys... Agent:
20120164938 - System and method for providing augmented reality contents based on broadcasting: Disclosed is a method of providing broadcasting-based augmented reality contents. The method includes judging whether received broadcasting contents include augmented reality associated information; requesting an augmented reality service based on the augmented reality associated information; and providing augmented reality contents according to the request.... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120164940 - Method and system for adaptive coding and modulation (acm) for supporting mesh network connectivity for multipoint networks: A method of provisioning a communications link between remote terminals within a hub-spoke network comprising receiving, by a first remote terminal, information about a second remote terminal from a hub, selecting, by the first remote terminal, a modulation factor, coding rate, symbol rate, center frequency, and power level based on... Agent: Comtech Ef Data Corp.
20120164939 - Repeater equipment: A repeater equipment 10 according to the present invention includes a receiving unit 12 configured to receive broadcast information transmitted by the radio base station, and a control unit 13 configured to change a frequency band targeted for amplification of the radio signal, adaptively based on the broadcast information. Frequency... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120164941 - Beam bandwidth allocation apparatus and method for use in multi-spot beam satellite system: A beam bandwidth allocation method, which is performed by a satellite earth station in a multi-spot beam satellite system, is provided. The beam bandwidth allocation method includes collecting information on a plurality of spot beams and allocating the same power to each of the spot beams and determining bandwidth to... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120164942 - Electromagnetic patch antenna repeater with high isolation: A repeater system is disclosed including a dual-fed donor patch antenna with a first microstrip antenna probe and a second microstrip antenna probe, phase shifting circuitry connected to the first microstrip antenna probe and the second microstrip antenna probe, wherein the phase shifting circuitry is configured to receive an input... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120164944 - Communication apparatus and communication method: A terminal apparatus (M101) includes a terminal unit (M201) and a near-field communication unit (M107). The terminal unit (M201) includes a main memory (M106) that stores operation history information of the terminal apparatus (M101) and a controller (M105). The near-field communication unit (M107) includes a communication control unit (M216) that... Agent:
20120164943 - Integrated wireless resonant power charging and communication channel: A power delivery system wirelessly delivers electric power and a communication signal to a target device. The power delivery system includes a power transmitting unit having a power source operable to source alternating current power and a sending resonant coupling component operable to couple the alternating current power to a... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120164947 - Bypassing bluetooth discovery for devices in a special list: A method of rejecting a Bluetooth communications request is disclosed. A portable device receives a Bluetooth communications request from a computing device. The communications request includes a device identification of the computing device. A list of trusted device identifications stored in a memory resource of the portable device is automatically... Agent:
20120164945 - Communication system, computer-readable storage medium having stored thereon information processing program, information processing method, information processing apparatus, and information processing system: Another information processing apparatus in a communicable range of a short-distance wireless communication is repeatedly searched for, and wireless communication is automatically established therewith, first data is automatically transmitted to the other information processing apparatus with which the wireless communication has been established, and first data transmitted from the other... Agent: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
20120164946 - Communication system, computer-readable storage medium having stored thereon information processing program, information processing method, information processing apparatus, and information processing system: Another information processing apparatus in a communicable range of a short-distance wireless communication is repeatedly searched for, wireless communication is automatically established therewith, data is automatically transmitted to the other information processing apparatus with which the wireless communication has been established, and data transmitted from the other information processing apparatus... Agent: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
20120164950 - Cognitive radio transmission: A method, an apparatus, and a computer program for performing cognitive communications in a radio environment are presented. First, a radio communication device estimates a time-varying interference environment in a radio communication channel. On the basis of the estimation, a future interference environment is predicted from time-varying characteristics of the... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120164948 - Interference mitigation in a device having multiple radios: A wireless terminal that supports operation on a first wireless technology and operation on a second wireless technology performs a first set of measurements on a received signal on first operating frequency of the first wireless technology, wherein the first set of measurements are performed during time periods that overlap... Agent: Motorola-mobility, Inc.
20120164949 - Method for controlling interface between adjacent cells in cellular system: A method of transmitting data from a terminal in a cellular system is provided. The data transmission method includes: calculating the transmission capacity of a predetermined number of vectors among pairs of orthogonal vectors; selecting the vector having the largest transmission capacity as a reference vector among the predetermined number... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120164951 - Method and system for multi-beam forming based on joint transceiver information: A method for multi-beam forming based on joint receiving and transmitting end information is provided. The method includes: a transmitting end decomposing a channel matrix H using a geometric mean decomposition (GMD) way to obtain a unitary matrix P; the transmitting end using the unitary matrix P as a weight... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120164955 - Method and apparatus for cell control: In a method and an apparatus for determining when a cell of a cellular radio system can enter a discontinuous transmission mode is provided. By evaluating qualities from both the cell and neighboring cells for a number of positions and calculating a statistically expected quality distribution of the evaluated qualities... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120164952 - Method and apparatus for optimization to minimize radio link failure: An optimization system that minimizes a radio link failure may be provided. In the optimization system, a base station may include a measured data collecting unit to collect wireless environment data measured by a terminal included in a cell, a threshold managing unit to manage a threshold value associated with... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120164953 - Method and apparatus for sensing movement: A method and an apparatus for sensing movement using wireless communication are provided. The method includes: receiving radio waves transmitted from a movement sensed target and collecting information on predetermined characteristics of the radio waves; calculating a change amount in characteristics of the radio waves based on the information on... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120164954 - Triggering devices that are not attached to a wireless network: Wireless transmit receive units (WTRUs) and methods implemented in WTRUs are described. A method includes monitoring a broadcast channel of a cell of a wireless network for a trigger event while the WTRU is not attached to the wireless network. The WTRU initiates attachment of the WTRU to the wireless... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20120164956 - Apparatus, system and method for remote operation of a mobile communication device: Method, system, and device for remote operation of a wireless communication device. The method for remote operation of a wireless communication device using an accessory involves establishing a communication channel between the accessory and the wireless communication device, providing output to a user on the accessory, receiving user input on... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120164957 - Apparatus and method for acquiring synchronization in wireless communication system: An apparatus for acquiring synchronization in a multi-channel system includes a signal reception unit for receiving information about repetition patterns of signal streams for each channel and receiving the signal streams and data from the channel, an estimated synchronization point tracking unit for determining a estimated synchronization point for the... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120164958 - Transmitting apparatus and method: A communication device which can reduce amount of control information, limit interference with other traffics, and prevent an increase in current consumption. In this device, a separation unit separates radio resource allocation information, specific section information and transmission parameter information from a received signal. A specific section information control unit... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120164959 - Apparatus and method for transmitting multi millimeter wave: Provided is an apparatus and method for transmitting a multi millimeter wave, which can minimize signal interference and crosstalk between devices using millimeter waves as transmission frequencies. The apparatus includes a scanner, a physical layer controller and a physical layer. The scanner searches for a peripheral communication environment. The physical... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120164960 - Safe area voltage and current interface: A safe area voltage and current interface is provided that includes an antenna and mode selection unit, an antenna tuner unit and an interface unit. The antenna and mode selection unit determines a frequency mode and an antenna mode for an output signal. The antenna tuner unit is directly connected... Agent: Lockheed Martin Corporation
20120164962 - Proximity sensor module and electronic device using same: A proximity sensor module used in an electronic device includes a combination sensing element and antenna, and a detecting circuit electrically connected to the combination sensing element and antenna. The combination sensing element and antenna is used to detect whether an external object is in vicinity of the combination sensing... Agent: Chi Mei Communication Systems, Inc.
20120164961 - Wireless display performance enhancement: Embodiments may comprise logic such as hardware and/or code to adaptively control the transmission power for a wireless channel. In many embodiments, adaptively controlling the transmission power may reduce or, in some embodiments, minimize interference between the wireless display (WiDi) transmissions and other transmissions such as multimedia content streaming over... Agent:
20120164963 - Method and system for software defined power amplifier for multi-band, multi-standard applications: Methods and systems for a software defined power amplifier for multi-band, multi-standard applications are disclosed and may comprise configuring a single programmable output stage of a multi-band, multi-standard transmitter to handle transmission of a signal according to multiple wireless communication protocols and frequency ranges. The output stage may be configured... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120164964 - Apparatus for radio channel measurement using multiple-antenna system: Provided is a radio channel measurement apparatus including: a multiple-antenna system including at least two antennal elements; a single-path processor; and a multiple-path processor to partition the at least two antenna elements into a predetermined number of groups, to sequentially amplify signals received through the at least two antenna elements... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120164965 - Automatic gain control with out of band blocking signal compensation: One embodiment of the present subject matter includes a method of receiving an input signal. The method, in various embodiments, includes detecting a peak of the input signal and detecting an envelope of the input signal. In various embodiments, the peak and envelope are used to identify out-of-band blocking signals... Agent: Starkey Laboratories, Inc.
20120164966 - Receiver for fsk radio frequency signals with high sensitivity demodulator and method for activating the same: The high sensitivity FSK radiofrequency signal receiver includes an antenna for receiving FSK radiofrequency signals, a LNA amplifier receiving signals picked up by the antenna, a local oscillator for supplying oscillating signals, a mixer for mixing the incoming signals with the oscillating signals to produce intermediate signals. The receiver includes... Agent: The Swatch Group Research And Development Ltd.
20120164967 - Method and apparatus for providing emergency calls to a disabled endpoint device: The present invention enables the remote activation of a device by a packet-switched service, e.g., VoIP network service for the purposes of receiving calls identified as urgent from a pre-identified calling party when the device is disabled. The present invention enables registered users to select the calling parties they wish... Agent:
20120164970 - Location reporting satellite paging system with privacy feature: A location reporting paging communication system comprising space satellites, ground stations and a remote receiving unit adapted to resolve a global position from signals transmitted from a communication transmitter. The subscriber in possession of the remote receiving unit updates the paging network with global positioning information. A caller paging a... Agent:
20120164968 - Method and apparatus for configuring a mobile device to provide emergency notification: An approach for configuring a mobile device to enable accident detection and notification functionality for use within a vehicle is described. An emergency notification platform receives position information and acceleration information associated with a mobile device. The emergency notification platform applies a rule to the position information and the acceleration... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20120164969 - System and method of location determination of a mobile device: A method includes receiving a command corresponding to a user input at a user interface of a mobile device. The method includes comparing the received command to a predetermined set of commands associated with determining a location of the mobile device. The method further includes initiating a wireless data signal... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120164972 - Apparatus and method for service mobile node decision based on service usage history information: An apparatus for service mobile node decision based on user history information includes: an information management unit configured to manage information of the node and the service and history information of the node and the service; a monitoring unit configured to monitor whether or not the node is usable and... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120164971 - Mobile terminal and method for controlling the mobile terminal: A mobile terminal includes a memory configured to store a prior usage pattern of at least one application, the prior usage pattern being used to control when the at least one application is executed. The controller further includes a controller configured to apply at least one setting related to execution... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120164974 - Method and apparatus for pre-caching in a telecommunication system: The present invention relates to file pre-caching and file retrieving in an autonomous network access module comprising a local storage, and providing network connectivity to a mobile device in a telecommunication system. The network access module comprises a local storage and provides network connectivity to a mobile device (100) within... Agent:
20120164973 - Personal communication device rf zone billing arrangement: The present invention comprises a docking system for connecting a portable communication device to a further signal transmission line. The docking system may be arranged within a workstation such as a desk or a tray. The system may also envelope a room in a building or be located in a... Agent:
20120164975 - Secure wireless device area network of a cellular system: Embodiments may comprise logic such as hardware and/or code to provide a secure device area network. Many embodiments comprise a gateway node or enterprise enhanced node with a services distribution frame installed on a customer's premises. The gateway node or enterprise enhanced node may interconnect the secure wireless device area... Agent:
20120164976 - Usage management system and usage management method: A usage management system includes a first storage and a processor. The first storage stores, for each communication area and for each user, usage restriction information regarding a network device which locates in each communication area and which is used by each user and connectable to a communication network. The... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120164980 - Apparatus and method of providing end-to-end call services: An apparatus and a method are provided. The provided solution includes an apparatus including a transceiver to be in wireless connection with one or more sets of user equipment and a controller configured to connect to the Internet, set up a virtual point-to-point connection to a second apparatus, set up... Agent:
20120164983 - Establishment of secure communication: In order to establish a communication between a first communication terminal (TC1) and a second communication terminal (TC2) over a telecommunications network (RT), a server (SC) dynamically generates a first single-use key (K1) and a second single-use key (K2) respectively associated with the first and second communication terminals as a... Agent:
20120164982 - Geographical location authentication method for mobile voting: A system and method for authenticating votes received from a voter's mobile device comprising a computer programmed with a set of computer-readable instructions and a database accessed by mobile device reading a durable computer readable medium stored in a computer server, the database comprising a registered voter and a geographical... Agent:
20120164979 - Inter-vplmn handover via a handover proxy node: The invention relates to a method for performing a handover of a mobile node (MN) from a source to a target network, wherein a handover proxy node (HPN) is used to relay the handover of the MN to one of previously measured cells. The MN discovers an appropriate HPN and... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120164984 - Interactive control of access to services and capabilities of a mobile device: A system device and method are provided which determine authorization for access to one or more services grouped together as a package of services without direct intervention of a wireless network provider or wired network access provider. This offers business proprietors, contractors for telecommunication services, service resellers, OEMs and service... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120164981 - Method for communicating data between a secure element and a network access point and a corresponding secure element: The invention relates to a method for communicating data between a first secure element and a network access point. The first secure element is coupled with a network access point. The network access point is comprised within a communication network. According to the invention, at least one of the first... Agent: Gemalto Sa
20120164977 - Mobile phone provided with a secured identification system: The mobile phone also includes a trigger able to systematically and automatically trigger, after the entry of a particular identifier, the implementation of a selector for choosing a primary identifier shared by all webpages requiring that a particular identifier be entered, if no primary identifier has been chosen yet, and... Agent: Myriad Group Ag
20120164985 - System and method to dynamically authenticate mobile devices: The present invention provides a secure, dynamic and customizable system and method for authenticating a mobile device in a wireless network, in accordance with the security policies associated with the wireless network. The system and method involve a trusted authentication and device management application stored on the SIM card of... Agent:
20120164978 - User authentication method for access to a mobile user terminal and corresponding mobile user terminal: A user authentication method for access to a mobile user terminal including one or more movement sensor supplying information on movements of the mobile terminal, includes authenticating a user on the basis of a movement performed handling the mobile terminal. A test pattern of values is sensed by one or... Agent:
20120164986 - Method and apparatus for multipoint call service in mobile terminal: A mobile terminal participates in or originates a multipoint call with at least two other communication terminals connected to at least first and second call lines formed in the multipoint call. The voice data on each call line is separately recorded, or each party's voice data is separately recorded. A... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120164987 - Methods and systems for instant voice messaging and instant voice message retrieval: A system for instant voice messaging comprising an IVM server operative to essentially simultaneously receive from an initiating user at least one voice message fragment and stream the at least one voice fragment to at least one target user; and a switch coupled to the IVM server and operative to... Agent: Vimplicity Ltd.
20120164988 - Local point of presence: Systems and techniques for providing a telecommunications service by receiving a request for a telecommunications service from a wireless client, providing a local exchange point of presence to the wireless client in response to the request, and providing the telecommunications service to the wireless client through the local exchange point... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20120164993 - Device and method for generating a muffle compensated ring signal: The present invention relates a method and a mobile communication device for generating a muffle-compensated ring signal in response to detecting that the mobile communicating device is in a muffling environment. The method comprises the steps of emitting a reference sound by a loudspeaker of the communication device and then... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120164996 - Handheld electronic device including automatic mobile phone number management, and associated method: A method of updating information included in a handheld device user's contact entry included in a global address list wherein the device stores information of a first type, such as a mobile phone, SMS or MMS number or a PIN. The method includes determining whether the information of a first... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120164994 - Information distribution service system using mobile terminal device: An information distribution service system includes a mobile terminal device with a communication part and another terminal device connected to the mobile terminal device via the communication part. The mobile terminal device includes a server function part that provides information to another terminal device; an email control part that sends... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120164995 - Methods and address book synchronization and subscription status notification: The various disclosed techniques and equipment relate to synchronizing a subscriber's address books located in a portal and in the subscriber's mobile station, determining the subscription status of a directory number of another party with whom the subscriber intends to communicate, and/or for enabling the subscriber to make a referral... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless
20120164989 - Methods and systems for providing a wireless automobile key service: Systems and methods for providing a wireless automobile key service are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method includes detecting whether the mobile device is connected to the automobile over a first network, launching a wireless automobile key service application on the mobile device when it is detected that the mobile... Agent:
20120164990 - Methods to improve automated check-in: Techniques are provided to automate at least some of the information gathering required for check-in using a mobile device. A user may enter at least some required information using a mobile application on a mobile device. The mobile application may convert the entered data into a Quick Response (“QR”) code... Agent: Ncr Corporation
20120164992 - System and method for initiating auxiliary functions in a telecommunication network: A method for initiating a service including initiating a communication to a destination according to an address of the destination; detecting the address during initiating of the communication; determining whether the detected address is associated with a trigger function; and triggering a request for the service when the detected address... Agent: Technocom Corporation
20120164991 - Systems and methods for self-learning and building web contents via a rich call center service: Systems and methods provide for providing a plurality of information to a caller associated with a call to a service provider. The method includes: receiving, from the caller, the voice call to the service provider; determining that the voice call cannot be answered; responsive to the determination that the voice... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120164997 - System and method for organizing events and meetings: A method and apparatus for organizing events. The method can include processing event information associated with an event, storing the event information, and transmitting participant information related to the event to computing devices associated with participating users. The apparatus can be used to communicate information regarding an event. If the... Agent: Zeeplanner LLC
20120164998 - Handling an audio conference related to a text-based message: A client for a text-based messaging application for a dual-mode mobile communication device may initiate an audio conference based on a text-based message. Contents of fields of the text-based message may be extracted and utilized to construct an audio conference request message that is subsequently transmitted to an audio conference... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120165002 - Method and apparatus for controlling timing of network performance logging in a wireless communication system: A method and system controls timing of network performance information logging of a cellular network by configuring a mobile device to automatically collect data about physical characteristics of the cellular network and log that data. The mobile device initially receives network performance information logging configuration from its registered cellular network.... Agent: Htc Corporation
20120165000 - Method and system for bypassing called intelligence: The invention provides a method for bypassing intelligent services of a called user, applied in the case that a GMSC and VMSC are not the same MSC. The method comprises: the GMSC sending information to the VMSC as to whether the intelligent services of the called user are bypassed in... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120165001 - Method, system and base station for configuring multi-mode base station: A method and system for configuring a multi-mode base station is disclosed so that a network system may specify a radio access mode for the base station. In the present invention, a configuration control unit inside the base station reports resource capabilities of the base station to a configuration decision... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120164999 - Mobile terminal including a plurality of user identification module and server controlling operation of the mobile terminal: Provided is a mobile terminal including a plurality of user identification modules. The mobile terminal includes a first user identification module configured to be assigned with a first identification number and receive a service from a first service network, a second user identification module configured to be assigned with a... Agent:
20120165005 - Femtocell arrangements: A femtocell arrangement comprises a plurality of femtocells Femto 1 to Femto 13 having coverage distributed over a region, such as, for example, an office. A border femtocell, Femto 3 or Femto 10, of said plurality has coverage at an entrance to the region and is arranged to operate at... Agent:
20120165004 - Method and device for detection in cell random access: A method and a device for detection in cell random access are provided. The method includes: extending an original format used for a random access procedure to change a CP range defined by the original format; in the process of extracting a time-domain signal of a random access channel, extracting... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120165003 - Wireless communications device: A wireless access device is operable in a mode in which its maximum transmit power is set to a value that means that the device has a range of less than 1 metre. This allows the device to operate as a basestation in a cellular communications network, even in locations... Agent: Ubiquisys Limited
20120165006 - Short-range wireless mobile terminal method and system: A mobile wireless terminal includes a first wireless unit, a second wireless unit, an audio codec, and a processor unit. The first wireless unit is configured to connect to a wireless relay coupled between the mobile wireless terminal and a phone network over a short-range wireless link. The second wireless... Agent: Beijing Green Stone Technology Limited
20120165009 - Prioritized query: A solution framework is employed that includes defining of a mechanism to run multiple queries in a single message exchange, along with a priority on a per-query basis. In some embodiments, a system for facilitating handover of a mobile device across heterogeneous access networks by ensuring response to queries transmitted... Agent: Toshiba America Research, Inc.
20120165008 - Short-range wireless relay method and system: A wireless relay apparatus is provided. The wireless relay apparatus includes a first wireless module configured to couple with a wireless access network to receive a phone call, and a second wireless module coupled to the first wireless module to process the phone call and configured to wirelessly connect to... Agent: Beijing Green Stone Technology Limited
20120165007 - Trunking protocol for multi-channel two-way radio communication network: A trunking protocol for a two-way radio communication system designates an available channel as a parking channel for radios on standby. The parking channel is converted to an active voice channel upon request for a voice call, and non-called radios are then moved from the newly-designated voice channel to a... Agent: Ranger Electronic Communications, Inc.
20120165010 - Apparatus and method for airborne self-powered wireless communication: An apparatus and method for airborne self-powered wireless communication is provided. The airborne wireless communication apparatus is fixed to an airborne platform including an aerostat, which maintains a constant altitude in air, uses an airborne wind power turbine as a power generating source, and supports an air-to-air wireless communication and... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120165012 - Determination of positions of wireless transceivers to be added to a wireless communication network: Positions of non-reference wireless transceivers to be added to a wireless communication network are determined as follows. Each non-reference wireless transceiver performs measurements of times of arrival (TOA) of signals transmitted by other non-reference wireless transceivers, as well as reference wireless transceivers. Thereafter, time difference of arrival (TDOA) values are... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120165013 - Mobile communication method, mobile communication system, mobile station, mobile management device, and radio base station: A mobile communication method according to the present invention comprising a step in which the mobile station activates a the reconnection waiting timer for GBR disconnection when RLF has been detected in the AS-GBR bearer, and the mobile station deletes AS bearer related to the AS-GBR bearer when expiration of... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120165011 - Short-range wireless mobile terminal method and system: A mobile wireless terminal is provided. The mobile wireless terminal includes a wireless unit, an audio codec, and a processor unit. The wireless unit is configured to connect to a wireless relay to make a voice communication with a phone network via the wireless relay, which is coupled between the... Agent: Beijing Green Stone Technology Limited
20120165014 - Wireless terminal device and control method: The cellular telephone device includes a reporting unit and a synchronization unit. In a case in which a communication request occurs in a 3G system in a state where the location registration is performed in an LTE system, the reporting unit reports the communication request, together with data for identifying... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120165018 - Mechanism for 3rd generation partnership project multiple inter-network quality of service continuity: A system to promote connectivity for inter-radio access technology (RAT) handover from a first radio access network (RAN) to a second radio access network (RAN) is provided. The system comprises a component configured such that for each access point name (APN) in communication with the first radio access network (RAN),... Agent:
20120165015 - Method and apparatus for mobile media optimization: A method and apparatus for optimizing the mobile media received by a mobile device is disclosed. The apparatus operates with a radio access network, a mobile device operating in the radio access network, and a media server providing mobile media data to the mobile device wherein the mobile device connects... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120165019 - Method for managing cs irat handover from 2g/3g network to lte network: The invention relates to a method to manage a CS IRAT (Circuit Switch Inter RAT) handover of a user equipment (UE) from a 2G/3G network to a LTE (Long Term Evolution) network in which: the UE transmits its CS IRAT handover from 2G/3G to LTE capabilities to the BSC/RNC node;... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120165017 - Method of operating closed-mode base station and non-subscriber terminal: A method of operating a closed-mode base station, includes broadcasting an interference preamble for providing a notification of an interference situation via a broadcast of system information; checking current service status of the closed-mode base station when the interference situation is reported from a non-subscriber terminal entered a service area... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120165020 - Mobile communication method, mobile station, and radio base station: A mobile station UE according to the present invention comprising a gist thereof is to include, a measurement configuration acquisition unit 12 configured to acquire a measurement configuration for a second cell #2 frequency f2 from the radio base station eNB#A managing a first cell #1 by transmitting a measurement... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120165016 - Mobile terminal and handover method thereof: A mobile terminal and a method to transmit a handover complete message in a handover process are provided. The handover method of the present invention includes determining, when a handover command message is received, a handover complete message transmission period, transmitting, when channel establishment information is received, a handover complete... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120165021 - Efficient handover execution method of terminal in broadband wireless access system including multiple femto base stations: The present invention relates to methods for performing fast handover by a terminal in an environment in which multiple femto base stations exist. A method for performing handover by a terminal includes transmitting, to a serving femto base station, a message for requesting seamless handover within a group including multiple... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120165022 - Method and apparatus for generation problem indications in a cellular radio system: In a method and an apparatus for indicating problems data from, typically automatically, entered cell relations is compared to site location information and mobile measurements, if available. An indication of a possible problem is triggered if the comparison indicates that the cell added as neighbours are not suitable as defined... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (pulb)
20120165023 - Mobility management method for use in cellular mobile communication system: Disclosed is a mobility management method for use in a cellular mobile communication system. The mobility management method is configured to save radio resources and provide a stable service by detecting a cell in which a dwell time of user equipment (UE) is short as an island cell and performing... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120165024 - Handover properties estimation system, methods thereof, and storage medium: A handover properties estimation system includes a moving-route extraction unit which extracts moving routes which pass through a handover area or a neighboring area by using map information of the handover area and the neighboring area. The handover area is an area in which a handover process occurs between cells... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120165025 - Method of managing handover in a cellular wireless system: In a method of managing handover in a cellular wireless system, channel condition information is received from a mobile terminal attached to a serving base station. Information is also received regarding the location of the mobile terminal. The received channel condition and location information are stored in a data store.... Agent: Alcatel Lucent
20120165026 - Short-range wireless relay method and system: A wireless relay apparatus is provided. The wireless relay apparatus includes a telephone module configured to couple with a public switched telephone network (PSTN) to receive a telephone call, and a wireless module coupled to the telephone module to process the telephone call and configured to wirelessly connect to a... Agent:
20120165027 - Communication system including femto base station: Provided is a terminal to transmit wireless environment measurement information to a femto base station, and the femto base station to receive the wireless environment measurement information from the terminal. The femto base station may perform initialization based on the wireless environment measurement information, or may transmit the wireless environment... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120165028 - Method of controlling transmission power of femtocells for interference control: Disclosed is a method of controlling transmission power of femtocells for interference control. The method includes (a) setting transmission power of femtocells to initial transmission power, (b) establishing inequalities between received signal to interference ratios (SIRs) of I user terminals and SIRs satisfying service requirements of the terminals as I... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120165030 - Assigning an access channel based on a timer in a wireless communication system: In a communication system, a wireless access node receives an access request from a wireless communication device. In response, the access node starts an access timer and transfers signaling to the communication system indicating the access request. If the access timer expires before a response to the signaling is received,... Agent: Sprint Communications Company L.p.
20120165029 - Method and arrangement in a telecommunication system: A method and an arrangement (800) in a user equipment (420) for reporting Channel State Information, CSI, and a method and an arrangement (1000) in a base station (410) for obtaining CSI are provided. The user equipment (420) is in connection with the base station (410) in a cellular communication... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120165031 - Method for allocating a frequency for wireless audio communications: A method is provided for allocating a frequency for wireless audio communications. A request is received for a frequency for wireless audio communications. The request contains the location, the time period, the quantity of required wireless communications paths and/or the available equipment for the wireless audio communications. This request is... Agent:
20120165033 - Dynamically splitting jobs across multiple agnostic processors in wireless system: Dynamically splitting jobs in wireless system between agnostic processor may comprise evaluating a job that a wireless mobile communication device may be requested to perform. The wireless mobile communication (WMC) device may evaluate a requested job to determine if one or more tasks may be sent to a remote device.... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120165032 - Method of controlling inteference from femto cells in consideration of macrocell: A method of controlling femtocell interference considering a macrocell is provided. The method of controlling the interference includes a method of setting transmission power of the femtocell and methods of avoiding the interference of the femtocell. The methods of avoiding the interference include a PRB rotation method, a PRB transmission... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120165034 - Downlink control for wireless heterogeneous telecommunications: A heterogeneous radio access network (20) comprises a macro layer (22) including at least one macro base station (24) and a micro layer comprising at least one micro base station (26). In an example embodiment a base station node comprises a scheduler (40) and a communication interface (42). The scheduler... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120165039 - Electronic apparatus: According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a wireless communication module, a select information generation module, a position detection module, and a select module. The wireless communication module executes wireless communication by wireless communication systems. The select information generation module generates a plurality of pieces of communication system select... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120165035 - Facilitating ad hoc congregation over an instant messaging network: Facilitating ad-hoc congregation using an application on a wireless mobile device is provided. Geographic locations defined as meet-ups are shared with members of group. When a wireless mobile device of one of the members of the group enters the geographic location of the meet-up, the wireless mobile device sends a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120165041 - Localization device and localization method: Disclosed are a device and a method for localizing a user indoors using a wireless local area network, and more particularly, a localization device and a localization method that improve localization accuracy by fusing various context information when localizing a user-portable/wearable device connected with a wireless network based on an... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120165036 - Location based wireless tower caching: Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, system and computer program product for wireless tower caching. In an embodiment of the invention, a method for wireless tower caching in a radio access network (RAN) can include receiving a response to a request from an end user device wirelessly coupled... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120165040 - Method for locating wireless nodes using difference triangulation: Disclosed is a method for locating wireless nodes using difference triangulation, including: storing information transmitted from three or more fixed wireless nodes while moving on a movement path; calculating displacement vectors among three or more measurement points sharing the information of three or more fixed wireless nodes on the movement... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120165042 - Method for location determination of wireless device: A method for location determination of a wireless device is disclosed, the method is performed by the wireless device mounted with a gyroscope sensor and receiving position information from artificial satellites, and a positioning period is adaptively adjusted based on degree of mobility of the wireless device using the position... Agent: Lg Innotek Co., Ltd.
20120165043 - Mobile communication based tagging: A plurality of tags can be generated by a user using the mobile electronic device and is associated with the current location of the mobile electronic device. A message can include metadata associated with the current location and at least a subset of tags from the plurality of tags. The... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120165037 - Robust downlink frame synchronization schemes in cdma wireless networks for geo-location: A wireless location system is configured to operate in a CDMA-based wireless communication network. In exemplary embodiments, location measuring units (LMUs) can synchronize to sectors of base stations and store sector timing information. In response to a request to geo-locate a mobile device communicating with a sector, sector timing information... Agent: Trueposition, Inc.
20120165038 - Time and power based wireless location system: Disclosed is a method for processing readily available radio network, timing and power information about cellular networks and typical measurements made by the mobile device and network. A probabilistic method is disclosed that uses both time (i.e., range) and power differences with known downlink transmitter antenna characteristics to locate mobiles... Agent: Trueposition, Inc.
20120165044 - Anonymous positioning of a wireless unit for data network location-based services: This invention concerns a process and a system for providing location information for a wireless unit in a wireless network to a location-based service provider, using a data network. In particular, the location information is provided to the location-based service provider without necessarily providing the identity of wireless unit, e.g.,... Agent: Openwave Systems, Inc.
20120165046 - Intuitive computing methods and systems: A smart phone senses audio, imagery, and/or other stimulus from a user's environment, and acts autonomously to fulfill inferred or anticipated user desires. In one aspect, the detailed technology concerns phone-based cognition of a scene viewed by the phone's camera. The image processing tasks applied to the scene can be... Agent:
20120165045 - Location positioning apparatus, location positioning method, and location positioning program: A location positioning apparatus, a location positioning method, and a location positioning program are provided for shortening the wait time necessary for positioning, by changing the timeout period in the positioning measurement according to the accuracy of the general location, when the current location cannot be positioned. A general location... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120165050 - Apparatus and method for many-to-many mobile messaging: A many-to-many mobile messaging system and method comprising a mobile communication device operative to send a sequence of messages, wherein at least some of the messages are sent to a plurality of recipients and comprise message content and a set of destination indications for at least some of the plurality... Agent: Sendm Ltd.
20120165052 - Communications device media delivery: A communications device determines the appropriate method for providing a message depending upon the content of the message without prompting or querying a user of the device. When the user selects a name as the recipient of the created message, the mobile device determines delivery options. If the message contains... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC.
20120165048 - Messaging center, user equipment, and methods for message translation: A messaging center (e.g. SMS, MMS, IM, email center), User Equipment (UE) and methods are provided to facilitate delivery of messages to recipients in the language used by those recipients. A message written in a first language is first delivered to a recipient, optionally including a delivery report request. The... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120165047 - Method and apparatus for responding to communication notifications: An example approach is provided for determining one or more communication types and/or sources and providing one or more responses. At least one received communication is associated with at least one party. Further, at least one response is determined to the at least one communication. Furthermore, the at least one... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120165051 - Selecting a data transfer method: The invention relates to a method for selecting a data transfer method in a telecommunication system wherein several data transfer methods exist for selection. The method comprises determining a message to be transmitted on the basis of inputs received from a user. At least one piece of property information concerning... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120165049 - System and method for incorporating short message service (sms) and multimedia messaging service (mms) contacts into an instant messaging interface: A system and method are provided wherein SMS-only contacts are integrated into an IM environment. An IM contact list interface distinguishes between SMS and IM chats (and contacts), such that limitations and potential differential costs associated with the respective mediums can be identified. The system is also configured to route... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120165054 - Integrated circuit for controlling sequence assigning method and reference signal generating method: Provided is a sequence allocation method capable of reducing inter-cell interference of a reference signal when a ZC sequence is used as the reference signal in a mobile communication system. In the sequence allocation method divides R×M sequences specified by a ZC sequence number r (r=1 to R) and a... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120165053 - Method and apparatus for transceiving a signal in a communication system: The present invention relates to a method for measuring the position of user equipment through a reference signal, or pilot, in an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing-based wireless mobile communication system. The present invention relates to a method for transmitting a cell-specific positioning reference signal (PRS) pattern which is a signal... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.
20120165055 - Cloud communication center system and method for processing data in a cloud communication system: Cloud communication center system and method for processing data in a cloud communication system. An apparatus for supporting a cloud communication system may include at least one remote unit and a centralized unit. The at least one remote unit may be configured to process one of radio signals received from... Agent:
20120165058 - Apparatus and method for controlling random access of machine type communication device and wireless communication system providing machine type communication service: Provided are an apparatus and method for controlling random access of a machine type communication (MTC) device in a wireless communication network providing an MTC service, and a wireless communication system providing an MTC service. The method includes inserting, at a base station, information about a random access preamble group... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120165056 - Method and apparatus for acquiring available channel information in a wireless local area network system: Methods and apparatuses for acquiring/providing available channel information using Generic Advertisement Service (GAS) protocol in a wireless local area network (WLAN) are disclosed. AP (Access Point) station has a capability to acquire information for available channels from a database using a specific protocol related to an operation within the White... Agent:
20120165057 - Radio base station, radio communication terminal, radio communication system, radio communication method and communication management method, using allocation of shared frequency: In a radio communication system that conducts a communication between a radio base station and a radio communication terminal, the radio base station and the radio communication terminal conduct communication though traffic in a shared frequency utilizing white space in addition to a dedicated frequency allocated to the radio communication... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120165059 - System and method for managing spectrum resources: A central registration system provides channel maps of available spectrum to radio devices based on feedback and spectrum allocation policies. Each available channel in the channel map is given a score that is indicative of the quality of the channel for use by the particular radio device for which the... Agent:
20120165060 - Delivery of identification information: When a communication session is implemented, the communications of a direct mode terminal may be mediated via a direct mode gateway such that messages of a direct mode first terminal are addressed with identification information of the direct mode gateway. In the invention identity information of a user of the... Agent: Cassidian Finland Oy
20120165062 - Method and apparatus for communicating push-to-talk state to a communication device: Apparatus, which has a multilayer protocol stack for processing incoming messages, determines PTT state from messages received from a peripheral over a wireless serial communication channel. The apparatus: receives (902), from the peripheral, a sequence of messages comprising a plurality of data messages (e.g., RFCOMM messages), wherein each of the... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20120165061 - Method, apparatus, computer program product and system for providing dynamic assignment of session capabilities: An apparatus for providing dynamic assignment of session capabilities such as buddy list capabilities includes a processing element. The processing element may be configured to receive a message associated with a communication session with a network node, acquire service plan based capabilities associated with the network node, receive device based... Agent: Cellco Partnership
20120165063 - Apparatus and method for controlling a node of a wireless communication system: An apparatus for controlling a node of a wireless communication system has a traffic load determiner, a cooperation capacity determiner and a power control unit. The traffic load determiner determines a traffic load in the wireless communication system and the cooperation capacity determiner determines an available cooperation capacity of the... Agent:
20120165064 - Method and arrangement for improving radio network characteristics: The present invention discloses a method in a network node (310, 610) for improving radio network characteristics in a wireless communications network (300, 600) comprising M cells. The method forms at least a first subgroup SC of cells comprising K cells, where K<=M, for coordinated transmission and/or reception between the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120165066 - Cell selection for mimo transmission: e
20120165065 - Wireless communication system and handover method: A wireless communication system includes: a macrocell base station device; a micro base station device serving a cell having a region including at least a part of a region of a cell served by the macrocell base station device; and a mobile station device. One of the macrocell base station... Agent:
20120165068 - Adaptive ring signal level device and method: The present invention relates a method and a mobile communication device for generating an adaptive ring signal level in the mobile communication device in response to the surrounding environmental condition of said mobile communication device and also in response to the way the mobile communication device is stored away. By... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120165069 - Electronic device and controlling method thereof: The present invention relates to an electronic device and method for controlling the electronic apparatus. According to the present invention, the electronic device combines a map image obtained from an external image that is received through a camera with a map contents to display.... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120165067 - Mobile telephone with television reception and advertisement delivery control: A mobile telephone includes a television receiver and a pre-loaded advertisement module including stored advertisements and advertisement display instructions. The advertisement display instructions control the display of the stored advertisements as television content is processed by the television receiver.... Agent:
20120165070 - Digital photograph transmission system and method: A digital photo transmission system is used to transmit a digital photo captured by a digital camera to a storage system by a mobile device. The digital photo transmission system determines the digital photo by a determination control module, obtains the digital photo by an obtaining module. The digital photo... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd
20120165071 - Mobile device capable of automatically switching its operation modes: A mobile device capable of automatically switching its operation modes includes a storage module, a control module, a display module and an electrical connector. The storage module is configured to store data of icons controllable to execute an application or function. The control module is configured to direct the data... Agent: Inventec Appliances Corp.
20120165074 - Effects of gravity on gestures: Techniques involving an effect of gravity on gestures are described. In one or more implementations, the techniques describe gestures that are usable to provide inputs and therefore initiate operations of a computing device, such as a mobile communications device having telephone functionality. The techniques described herein may be employed to... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120165073 - Handheld electronic communication device having an age compensating display: A method and handheld electronic device for compensating for differential aging of display screen on a handheld electronic device wherein in a first position a first portion of the display screen is hidden from view while a second portion of the display screen is viewable, and in a second position... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120165079 - Key board of mobile phone: This invention provides a key board of mobile phone applied in key circuit of mobile phone, comprises a PCB circuit board, wherein a first electrode, a second electrode and a third electrode are disposed on the PCB circuit board, the second electrode is disposed around the first electrode in circular... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.
20120165077 - Mobile electronic device: According to an aspect, a mobile electronic device includes a projector, a display unit, a detector, and a processing unit. The projector projects a first image. The display unit displays a second image related to the first image. The detector detects a variation of an attitude. When the variation of... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120165076 - Mobile terminal and method for changing page thereof: A mobile terminal for smoothly changing a page between page groups by using an indicator indicating a page group, and a method for changing a page in the mobile terminal are provided. The mobile terminal including: a display unit configured to display an indicator indicating a page group including a... Agent:
20120165075 - Mobile terminal and method of displaying information therein: A mobile terminal including a communication unit configured to communicate with at least one other terminal; a memory configured to store at least first and second operating systems including at least first and second modes, respectively; a controller configured to execute the first operating system, and to activate the first... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120165078 - Mobile terminal device and display method of mobile terminal device: A mobile terminal device includes a display section having a display surface for displaying a screen including information, an accepting section which accepts a moving operation for moving the screen, and a display control section which controls the display section based on the moving operation. When the moving operation for... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120165072 - Portable electronic device having sliding display providing event notification: A handheld electronic device comprises a housing having a keyboard support member on a front thereof and a base defining a cavity therebetween, wherein light generated within the cavity can be viewed from a front of the housing; a display assembly slidably mounted to the housing and comprising a display... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120165080 - Wireless device battery conservation method and system: Generally, the present invention provides a method for detecting poor RF conditions, and entering different sleep mode levels or phases in accordance with the RF conditions to save battery power. Mobile device battery life can be conserved when the mobile device detects poor RF conditions and enters a deep sleep... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120165081 - Mobile device: A mobile device of the present invention having an upper case, a lower case arranged under the upper case, and a middle case arranged inside the upper case and the lower case, includes a first engaging section which is provided in the peripheral edge portion of the undersurface of the... Agent: Casio Computer Co., Ltd.
20120165082 - Portable communication device and sliding and rotating hinge apparatus thereof: A portable communication device and a sliding and rotating hinge apparatus are provided. The device includes a first housing; a second housing, facing the first housing when the device is in a folded state; and a hinge unit. The hinge unit has a first portion attached to the second housing... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120165083 - Communication device: A communication device includes an upper housing and a bottom housing connected to each other, a master Printed Circuit Board (PCB) for realizing a communication function, a speaker and a keypad assembly. The master PCB board is arranged on the bottom housing, wherein the upper housing includes a front housing... Agent: Hytera Communications Corp., Ltd.06/21/2012 > 193 patent applications in 88 patent subcategories. invention type
20120156983 - Methods and systems for authorizing computing devices for receipt of venue-based data based on the location of a user: Methods and systems for authorizing access by a user of at least one service associated with an event at a venue based on a location of the user as determined by assets of a data communications network (e.g., Internet protocol based networks, computer network, telecommunications network, wireless network, Internet, etc).... Agent: Front Row Technologies LLC.
20120156984 - Methods and apparatuses for interference coordination in a telecommunications system: The embodiments of the present invention relate to methods and apparatuses (600, 700) for coordinating interference in a telecommunications LTE based system. According to exemplary embodiments, an apparatus acting as a macro radio base station (eNB) (600) is configured to decide on what radio resources to schedule to its UEs... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120156985 - Data transmission method and apparatus for a wireless distribution system: The present invention discloses a data transmission method and an apparatus for a wireless distribution system. The method comprises: receiving data by a wireless access point or a wireless repeater of the wireless distribution system (S202); determining a priority of the data (S204); and transmitting the data according to the... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120156986 - Method and system for controlling a communications carrier's power spectral density (psd) using spread spectrum for matched spectral allocation: A method of reducing adjacent satellite interference, the method comprising monitoring, by a processor, a power spectral density (PSD) of a signal transmitted by a remote transmitter, determining, by the processor, that the PSD of the signal transmitted by the remote transmitter is above a predetermined level, and reducing the... Agent: Comtech Ef Data Corp.
20120156987 - Wireless communication system, wireless base station, control method, and control device: Each of the plurality of wireless base stations determines whether the accuracy of a synchronizing signal generated at a corresponding synchronizing signal generation unit is below a predetermined level, and when the accuracy of synchronizing signal is below the predetermined level, refers to the management unit to determine whether there... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120156988 - linearizer-channel amplifier device for a dual rf channel, and telecommunication satellite comprising said device: A linearizer-channel amplifier device for a dual RF channel designed to be installed on a telecommunication satellite comprises two independent radiofrequency channels, each radiofrequency channel corresponding to a radiofrequency-signal communication channel and comprising a channel-amplifier module, the two radiofrequency channels being connected to one and the same remote control and... Agent: Thales
20120156989 - Frequency shifting repeater: Aspects of a method and system for frequency control in a frequency shifting repeater are provided. In this regard, a reference frequency may be divided to generate a first pair of local oscillator (LO) signals, the first pair of LO signals may be divided to generate a second pair of... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120156990 - Radio communications method, transmitter, and receiver: A communications system, including a transmitter and a receiver that performs radio communications with the transmitter in a plurality of types of communications services, the transmitter includes, a controller that controls guard intervals at a plurality of codes, which are unique to respective cells and correspond to any one of... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120156991 - Fast data: A fast data method is contemplated to speed data processing and/or transmission times associated with sensor devices desiring to report or otherwise communicate electronic data over wireless or wireline communications mediums to a processing entity. The fast data method may be achieved by scheduling transmission windows/intervals for the sensor devices... Agent: Avidasports, LLC
20120156995 - Communication partner appliance with automatic send mode activation: A communication partner appliance is implemented within a near field communication system. The communication partner appliance includes a receiver, a detector, and a processor. The receiver receives a NFC command signal from another communication partner appliance. The detector detects whether a carrier signal from the other communication partner appliance is... Agent: Nxp B.v.
20120156994 - Communication processing apparatus, computer program product and data processing method: A communication processing apparatus, a computer program product, and a data processing method are provided. The communication processing apparatus includes a near-field communication unit configured to perform near-field communication; a control unit configured to acquire communication history data of near-field communication performed by using the near-field communication unit; and a... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120156992 - Communications device including radio frequency (rf) signal blocking layer for near-field communication (nfc) device and related methods: A communications device may include a near-field communication (NFC) circuit device, and a radio frequency (RF) signal blocking member adhesively coupled with the NFC device. The RF signal blocking member may be configured to block RF signal communication by the NFC device while coupled therewith. The RF signal blocking member... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120156993 - Dongle and method for operating external input means, and external input system with the dongle: A dongle and method for operating external input means, and an external input system with the dongle are provided. The dongle includes a wired interface for connecting the dongle to an external input means, the external input means including at least one external input device; a signal converter for converting... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120156997 - Bluetooth communication method and terminal adopting same: A communication method and a terminal adopting same are provided. The method includes setting a calling terminal in a short-range wireless communication standby mode; and transmitting, upon detecting movement of the calling terminal during the short-range wireless communication standby mode, data to a called terminal via a short-range wireless communication.... Agent:
20120156996 - Method and apparatus for displaying an image of a device based on radio waves: The present invention relates to an information processing apparatus and method, and a program in which information can be reliably exchanged when performing wireless communication by allowing a user to know a communication distance at which devices can be connected. For example, a communication unit 28 performs Bluetooth communication with... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120156998 - Slave device complying with bluetooth communication protocol and related method for establishing bluetooth communication connection: A slave device that complies with Bluetooth communication protocol includes a communication module, a memory and a RF output module. The communication module can be operated to generate a driving signal. The memory stores an access code that complies with Bluetooth communication protocol and is electrically connected to the communication... Agent: Pixart Imaging Inc.
20120156999 - Wireless communication system: A wireless communication terminal measures the reception status of a downlink signal sent from a wireless base station according to a periodic ranging process, and notifies the measured reception status of the downlink signal to the wireless base station. The wireless base station measures the reception status of an uplink... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120157003 - Information apparatus, electronic device, and method for controlling information apparatus: An information apparatus includes: a receiving module; a wireless connecting module; a processing ability detecting module; and an outputting module. The receiving module receives a message. The wireless connecting module wirelessly connects with an electronic device. The processing ability detecting module detects, when receiving a request for transmitting the message... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120157004 - Method and device for testing performance of radio network cell: The present invention provides a method and device for testing performance of a radio network cell. The method includes: obtaining traffic information of a cell and triggering a cell service performance test according to the traffic information of the cell; performing the cell service performance test and obtaining a cell... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd
20120157001 - Method of reducing specific absoption rate for an electronic device, and the electronic device: An electronic device includes a radio frequency module having a communication port, and an antenna module having a number of antennas electrically coupled to the communication port. A method of reducing specific absorption rate (SAR) for the electronic device includes: a) measuring the SAR for the electronic device to obtain... Agent:
20120157002 - Mobile network control apparatus and energy saving method: Provided are a mobile network control apparatus and energy saving method. The mobile network control apparatus for may calculate a first amount of total consumed power consumed by m base stations to provide a first cell as a coverage range, and a second amount of total consumed power consumed by... Agent:
20120157000 - User experienced remote monitoring of a communications network: Various systems, computer program products, and methods are disclosed for user experienced remote monitoring of a communications network. For example, a method may include receiving air interface information from a mobile device. The air interface information may originate from signals communicated between the mobile device and the communications network. The... Agent: Ascom Network Testing Inc.
20120157006 - Apparatus and method for compensating the axial ratio of an antenna for testing rfid tags: A method for compensating the axial ratio of an antenna for testing radio-frequency identification (RFID) tags and an apparatus using the method are provided. The method includes the following steps. An initial location of the RFID tag (or a tagged product) is set to obtain an initial vector. The RFID... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute
20120157005 - Apparatus for the self healing of the gain of broadband receivers: An integrated RF device includes at least one RF amplifier configured to be electrically coupled alternatively to a selected one of a RF signal input and a RF test source. A first mixer stage includes a first local oscillator and is electrically coupled to the at least one RF amplifier.... Agent: California Institute Of Technology
20120157007 - Radio station: A radio station connected to another radio station via a radio link and identifying a fault of the radio link, including: a radio link controlling unit, a statistical information acquiring unit and a fault identifying unit wherein the radio link controlling unit executes radio link control of the radio link... Agent:
20120157008 - Method for avoiding overflow of multiplication of roots-of-unity by using overflow safe approximated values table: An apparatus including a processor, a computer readable storage medium, and a lookup memory. The computer readable storage medium generally contains computer executable instruction that when executed by the processor perform operations involving fixed point multiplication. The lookup memory generally stores values used in the fixed point multiplication. The values... Agent:
20120157010 - Electrical power amplifier circuit, and transmission device and communication device using the same: The power amplifier circuit includes: a constant envelope signal generation circuit (100) which outputs two constant envelope signals; transistors (11, 12) including sources and gates which are supplied with the output signals from the constant envelope signal generation circuit; a variable gain amplifier (21) which amplifies an output signal from... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120157009 - Universal wireless transceiver: A wireless transceiver includes a microprocessor for processing signals and communication circuitry coupled to the microprocessor. The communication circuitry includes input/output circuitry for receiving signals from a plurality of wireless devices over a wireless communication path, for providing the signals to the microprocessor, and for transmitting processed signals from the... Agent: Omega Engineering, Inc.
20120157011 - Electronic switch and communication device including such a switch: Switch including a terminal of a first type and at least two terminals of a second type, and a number of circuits capable of ensuring exclusive connection of one of the terminals of the second type to the terminal of the first type as a function of a set of... Agent: Stmicroelectronics S.a.
20120157012 - Asymmetric gain communication device and communication method thereof: An asymmetric gain communication device and the communication method thereof are provided. With at least one receiving antenna and a transmitting antenna with different antenna gains, the antenna gains of the receiving antennas being greater than the antenna gain of the transmitting antenna and different from each other, the invention... Agent: Moxa Inc.
20120157013 - Multi-band multi-path receiving and transmitting device and method, and base station system: A multi-band multi-path receiving and transmitting device and method, and a base station system are provided. The multi-band multi-path receiving and transmitting device includes a broadband antenna, at least two multi-frequency couplers, a multi-band transceiver, and a signal processing module. The multi-band transceiver is adopted to decrease the number of... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120157014 - Apparatus and method for transmitting/receiving data in dual mode terminal: An apparatus and a method for transmitting/receiving data in a dual mode terminal having a host modem and a slave modem are provided. In the method, when an external apparatus generates data, the host modem receives the generated data. The host modem determines a destination of the received data. The... Agent:
20120157015 - Semiconductor device and semiconductor control system including the same: A semiconductor device includes an interface pad, and an antenna formed to surround the interface pad. The semiconductor device may further include a buffer configured to receive a first input signal applied to the interface pad, a driver configured to output a first output signal to the interface pad a... Agent:
20120157016 - Transmitter, rf transmitter signal processor and method for operation of transmitter: An internal operation of RF IC is adjusted so that the level of an RF transmitter signal is substantially stopped from rising, or made to descend in course of ramp-up of the RF transmitter signal. This adjustment is enabled by ramp-up adjustment data Last 4 symbols contained in preamble data... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20120157017 - Rf transmitter and integrated circuit with programmable baseband filtering and methods for use therewith: A radio frequency (RF) transmitter includes a transmitter processing module that generates a processed signal and a modulating signal based on outbound data. An up-conversion module up-converts the processed signal to generate an up-converted signal. A programmable filter module generates a first plurality of delayed signals from the up-converted signal... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120157020 - Amplifier circuit, control method for supplying power to amplifier circuit, and transmission device: An amplifier circuit includes an amplifier, a detecting unit which detects a power output from the amplifier, a control unit which controls a saturation point of the amplifier with respect to a Peak-to-Average Power Ratio (PAPR) obtained by a detection output of the detecting unit.... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120157018 - Wireless measurement transmitter with replaceable module: A measurement transmitter includes a main housing body with a first cavity closed by a first cover and a second cavity closed by a second cover. A measurement circuit assembly in the first cavity includes power and service communication conductors that extend through the main housing body to contacts in... Agent:
20120157019 - Wireless power transmission system, wireless power transmitting apparatus and wireless power receiving apparatus: A wireless power transmission system includes a wireless power transmitting apparatus and a wireless power receiving apparatus. The wireless power transmitting apparatus includes a signal generator and an ultrasonic transmitting unit. The ultrasonic transmitting unit generates and outputs a focused ultrasonic wave according to a signal outputted from the signal... Agent:
20120157021 - Apparatus and method for wirelessly transmitting and receiving energy and data: Disclosed is an apparatus for wirelessly transmitting and receiving energy and data including: a signal generator generating a first frequency signal for power transmission; a first matching circuit matching input/output impedance upon receiving the first frequency signal generated by the signal generator; an oscillator outputting a second frequency signal, a... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157022 - System and method for reducing power consumed by a wireless communication device: A system and method are provided for facilitating reduced power consumption when communicating between a wireless communication device and a wireless communication controller. A power management controller comprising a power saving detection unit and a power level controller is provided. The power savings detector detects when power savings can be... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120157023 - Active antenna for filtering radio signal in two frequency bands: An active antenna system comprises a coupling block adapted to sample a portion of a first telecommunication signal and a compensation block. The compensation block is coupled to the coupling block and is adapted to apply at least a phase compensation to the portion of the first telecommunication signal, thereby... Agent:
20120157024 - Communication transmission apparatus, communication coupler and impedance adjusting sheet: A technique is proposed for reducing leakage electromagnetic field that reduces the electromagnetic leakage from a connection point between a communication coupler and a signal transmission apparatus and that can conduct both communication and transmission of electric power. The signal transmission apparatus includes: a first sheet conductive body portion constituting... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120157025 - Method and apparatus for scanning channel in broadcast receiver: A method for scanning a channel in a broadcast receiver is provided. In the method, a broadcast area corresponding to a current position is derived from a database (DB). When a valid channel list for the derived broadcast area exists in the DB is determined, broadcasting using the information of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120157026 - Adaptively tunable antennas incorporating an external probe to monitor radiated power: An embodiment of the present invention an apparatus, comprising an apparatus, comprising an adaptively-tuned antenna including a variable reactance network connected to the antenna, an RF field probe located near the antenna, an RF detector to sense voltage from the field probe, a controller that monitors the RF voltage and... Agent: Paratek Microwave, Inc.
20120157027 - Method and system for characterizing a radio channel of a wireless network using variability of synchronization: A speed parameter or channel quality parameter are determined in a mobile device based on variation in frequency offset measurement. A higher variation in the frequency offset measurement reflects a poorer channel quality and a higher speed; a lower variation in the frequency offset measurement reflects a better channel quality... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120157028 - Apparatus and method for providing information in portable terminal: Provided is an apparatus and method for providing information in a portable terminal having a display unit and a control unit. The display unit displays an information providing window for information received from a broadcasting station during a radio play mode of the portable terminal. The control unit provides a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120157029 - Antenna switch circuit and method of switching the same: There are provided an antenna switch circuit including: a first filter 110 passing a first broadcasting signal having a predetermined band among broadcasting signals passing through a first input terminal IN1; a second filter 120 passing a second broadcasting signal having a predetermined band among broadcasting signals passing through a... Agent: Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.
20120157030 - Signal reception apparatus and method for implementation thereof: The present invention discloses a signal reception apparatus and a method for implementation thereof. The apparatus comprises: a personal computer interface, configured to implement the communications between a personal computer and the signal reception apparatus; an antenna module, configured to receive signals of a base station; and an antenna interface,... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120157031 - Circuits and methods of low-frequency noise filtering: A circuit includes an input terminal for receiving a radio frequency (RF) signal and a noise mitigation circuit coupled to the input terminal. The noise mitigation circuit is configured to detect a low-frequency noise signature in the RF signal and to automatically adjust an attenuation network to filter low-frequency noise... Agent: Silicon Laboratories, Inc.
20120157034 - Alarm system with two-way voice: Techniques are described for establishing a two-way voice communication session with an alarm system. The alarm system may establish a two-way voice communication session with an operator associated with a monitoring service that provides monitoring services for alarm events detected by the alarm system. The alarm system also may establish... Agent: Alarm.com
20120157033 - Method and apparatus for improving wait time in a wireless communication system: A method and apparatus for improving wait time in a wireless communication system are disclosed. The method includes receiving a message indicating an eWaitTime at a user equipment (UE), entering a wait time period corresponding to the eWaitTime, and does not initiate a connection request with a specific cause during... Agent:
20120157032 - Mobile phone/docking station emergency call routing: A client application installed at a mobile device determines whether the mobile device is docked in a docking station. The client application receives an indication of an emergency call being placed by a user of the mobile device. The client application selectively routes the emergency call either through a wired... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20120157037 - 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:
20120157035 - Position locating device and position determining system: A position locating device comprises a position determining unit for periodically determining the position of the device and storing position data in a memory. On activation of the device, a position transmitting unit periodically transmits a terminal identifier and position data, to a base station via a satellite. A power... Agent: Paradigm Services Limited
20120157036 - System and method for providing privacy protected navigation between mobile terminals: A system of providing location and routing information to a target mobile terminal while still maintaining a specified level of privacy. A target mobile terminal includes a profile having an inaccuracy level contained therein. When a querying terminal desires routing information to the target terminal, a portion of a route... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120157039 - Mobile communication device monitoring systems and methods: Systems and methods are directed to monitoring the communications to and from a mobile communication device in accordance with one or more embodiments. For example in accordance with an embodiment, each of the data services on a mobile communication device may be monitored against rules stored in a central data... Agent: Eagency, Inc.
20120157038 - Operating system supporting cost aware applications: A mobile computing device that supports cost-aware application components for operation over a metered network. A current basis for computing usage charges over one or more networks may be made available to the cost-aware application components through an application programming interface supported by an operating system service. That service may... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20120157040 - Information processing device, communication system, and billing method for wireless terminal device: An information processing device includes: a detecting unit configure to detect, with regard to a plurality of wireless terminal devices sharing a usage right of subscription authentication information relating to a mobile network operator which provides wireless connection services, transfer of the usage right among the wireless terminal devices; and... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120157041 - Online charging for roaming users in a proxy online charging system of a visited network: Communication networks and methods are disclosed for performing online charging credit control in a visited network when a user is roaming. The visited network which is providing service to a roaming user includes a proxy online charging system (OCS) that communicates with a home OCS in a home network of... Agent:
20120157043 - Personal content server apparatus and methods: Personal content server apparatus and associated methods that allow a user (e.g., cable or satellite network subscriber) to access content, such as a video program, from a location outside the subscriber's network. In one embodiment, a personal content server streams the content to the subscriber over a network connection from... Agent:
20120157042 - Systems and methods to accelerate transactions based on predictions: Systems and methods to accelerate transactions made via mobile communications. In one aspect, a system includes: a data storage facility to store information associated with past payment transactions and an interchange coupled with the data storage facility. The interchange includes a common format processor and a plurality of converters to... Agent: Boku, Inc.
20120157045 - Methods, systems, and apparatus for handling secure-voice-communication sessions: An exemplary computing system may receive a first request from a first voice-communication device to establish a secure-voice-communication session with a second voice-communication device. The computing system may also receive a second request from the second voice-communication device to establish the secure-voice-communication session with the first voice-communication device. The computing... Agent: Verizon Corporate Resources Group LLC
20120157044 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling a mode screen display therein: A mobile terminal including a memory configured to store at least a first and second operating system including at least first and second modes, respectively; and a controller configured to execute the first operating system and to activate the first mode corresponding to the first operating system, to display a... Agent:
20120157049 - Creating a restricted zone within an operating system: A system for creating a restricted zone within an operating system, in one example embodiment, includes a communication module to receive from a user with administrative authority a request to associate the restricted zone with one or more software applications or processes and to receive a request from a user... Agent:
20120157048 - Electronic device, and electronic device operational lock deactivation method: In one embodiment, there is provided an electronic device. The device includes: a lock controller configured to lock control of the electronic device so that a specific operation cannot be performed on the electronic device; a lock deactivation region registration module configured to register a region where the operation lock... Agent:
20120157055 - Method and apparatus for realizing unlocking for terminal device: The present invention discloses a method and apparatus for realizing unlocking a terminal device, and the method comprises: after the terminal device is powered on, querying and recording a network locking state of the terminal device through a UI; and if the UI checks that the terminal device is inserted... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120157059 - Method and system for extending services to cellular devices: A system and method is provided for extending services to cellular devices. The system includes a wireless gateway having a client side with an intelligent client agent and a server side with an intelligent server agent, a wireless device having a first mode operable in a cellular system and a... Agent: Firsthand Technologies Inc.
20120157052 - Method and system for user authentication by means of a cellular mobile radio network: The invention relates to a method and system for authentication of a user (11) at an access device by means of a cellular mobile radio network (17). The access device gives access to a facility or a service different from the mobile radio network (17). The cellular mobile radio network... Agent:
20120157051 - Method for conrolling access of subscribers in wireless communication system supporting femto cell and apparatus for the same: Disclosed is a method for controlling access of subscribers of a gateway in a communication system supporting a femto cell, the method including: by user equipment (UE), receiving a first access request message, which makes a request to access a femto base station (BS), from the femto BS; directly acquiring... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157050 - Method of controlling machine type communication device and wireless communication system providing machine type communication service: Provided are a method of controlling a machine type communication (MTC) device in a radio communication network providing an MTC service, and a wireless communication system providing an MTC service. The method includes registering an MTC device in an MTC server, performing, at the MTC server, authentication of an MTC... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157053 - Mobile communication system, mobile station, and radio base station: A mobile communication system according to the present invention is a mobile communication system so configured that a mobile station UE performs communication with a radio base station eNB by simultaneously using a plurality of frequency carriers, in which the mobile station UE is configured to perform a communication security... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120157047 - Self-subscription and self-reactivation to a network: A method including receiving a network access request that includes an international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI) stored by a smart card associated with a user device; determining whether self-subscription to a service plan or reactivation of a suspended service plan is permitted based on self-activation data, wherein the self-activation data... Agent: Cellco Partnership
20120157058 - System and method for remotely assigning and revoking access credentials using a near field communication equipped mobile phone: The present invention is generally directed toward a mobile device that can be used in a secure access system. More specifically, the mobile device can have credential data loaded thereon remotely updated, enabled, disabled, revoked, or otherwise altered with a message sent from, for example, a control panel and/or controller... Agent: Assa Abloy Ab
20120157060 - System and method of maintaining communications policy settings in a wireless network: In a network having a plurality of subscriber devices, a plurality of base stations and a server, a system and method of modifying policy settings are provided. Each base station transmits wirelessly across a geographic region. A subscriber device, capable of roaming between regions, establishes a wireless link with the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120157056 - System, method and terminal for communication between wapi terminals: The present invention provides a system, method and terminal for communication between WAPI terminals, and the method includes: a calling terminal that has a WAPI function sending a WAPI link establishment request to a called terminal that has a WAPI function, and establishing a WAPI link with the called terminal,... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120157054 - System, method and terminal for forwarding incoming call: The present invention discloses a system, method and terminal for implementing the forwarding of incoming call, wherein the method comprises: a terminal A with Wireless LAN Authentication and Privacy Infrastructure (WAPI) function establishing a connection with another terminal B with the WAPI function through a WAPI module; when either the... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120157046 - Systems and methods for notification of mobile communications device use: Described are systems and methods notifying a recipient of use of a communications device. A communications device is configured to include a parameter that indicates a condition for generating a notification. A state of the communications device is determined. The state of the communications device and the condition are compared.... Agent: Mitel Networks Corporation
20120157057 - Wireless data service apparatus and method in broadcast mobile communication system: A system for broadcasting wireless data service in a mobile communication system includes sending a request call for a wireless data service from a mobile terminal to a mobile switching center, identifying whether the terminal is registered in the mobile switching center, transmitting authentication code information indicating that the terminal... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120157061 - Communications service broker for preventing voicemail tromboning in the telecommunications network: A set of techniques are described for preventing the problem of voicemail tromboning. The techniques can be implemented with a service broker or other intermediate entity having a connection to a telecommunications network. The service broker can receive an incoming call from a switch in a home network of the... Agent: Oracle International Corporation
20120157064 - Method of processing incoming calls in a communications terminal: Method of processing incoming calls in a communications terminal. The method includes determining whether a caller ID of the calling communications terminal is an admissible caller ID, determining whether a time at which the call is received from the other communication subscriber meets a predetermined time criterion, and signaling the... Agent: Astrium Gmbh
20120157063 - Remote activation of video share on mobile devices: A method for initiating a video share service of a mobile device based on commands from a remote source. The method includes receiving a request from the remote source to initiate the video share service, authenticating the sender of the request, receiving a command to start the video share service;... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20120157062 - Systems and methods to selectively authenticate via mobile communications: Systems and methods to accelerate transactions made via mobile communications. In one aspect, a system includes: a data storage facility to store information associated with past payment transactions and an interchange coupled with the data storage facility. The interchange includes a common format processor and a plurality of converters to... Agent: Boku, Inc.
20120157066 - Device and method for storing subscriber information in mobile terminal: A method stores subscriber information in a mobile terminal. The method includes checking whether a received message includes a plurality of sets of subscriber information when a message is received, checking whether there is registered subscriber information if the message includes subscriber information, and updating the registered subscriber information to... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120157065 - Electronic apparatus: An electronic apparatus is configured to display screen information supplied from a portable information terminal, and includes a connection unit configured to confirm if the portable information terminal is connected to the electronic apparatus. Also included is a notification unit configured to notify the portable information terminal of setting information... Agent: Alpine Electronics, Inc.
20120157067 - Call management system: A method, performed by a user device, may include detecting an incoming call; determining whether the incoming call is associated with a very important person contact; directing the incoming call to a voicemail system, when the incoming call is not associated with a very important person contact; and providing, when... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing, Inc.
20120157068 - Fixed mobile convergence and voice call continuity using a mobile device/docking station: A network mobility device registers with a switch in a telephone network, and receives a first message from a docking station indicating that a mobile device has undocked from the docking station. The docking station includes a Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone that has a wired connection to a... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20120157072 - Communication method and apparatus for multi-standby mode in a communication terminal: A method for communication in a communication terminal having a single communication module and at least two Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards is provided. The method includes performing a first call mode when a call is connected through a first base station in a standby mode by using the communication... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120157071 - Local circuit switched fallback cancellation mechanism: A Method of cancelling a Circuit Switched Fallback (CSFB) procedure from a source network, particularly E-UTRAN, to a target network, particularly GERAN or UTRAN, for a user equipment is described, wherein a first message for initiating a CSFB procedure is sent from the user equipment to the source network and... Agent:
20120157074 - Method and apparatus for improving network resource planning in a wireless communication network: Prior to being admitted into the network, a base station establishes a set of operating parameters. Next, a search is performed to determine the presence and configuration of neighboring base stations and current network conditions. Based on the search results, an improved operating configuration is determined for the base station... Agent: Interdigital Technology Corporation
20120157073 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to wirelessly communicate with at least one other terminal; a touchscreen configured to display information and receive touch inputs; a sensor unit configured to detect a gravity characteristic of the mobile terminal; and a controller configured to output a user-settable gravity... Agent:
20120157069 - Selective alert processing: A computer-implemented method includes receiving, at a vehicle computing system, a notification that an incoming communication is being sent to a wireless device in communication with the vehicle computing system. The method also includes determining that a do not disturb function is active in the vehicle computing system and blocking... Agent: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
20120157075 - System and method for user profiling from gathering user data through interaction with a wireless communication device: A system, method, and wireless communication device that profiles a user thereof, or a user at a second wireless communication device in communication therewith. The wireless communication device gathers user data for a user thereof, or from a user at a second wireless communication device, and either directly generates, or... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120157070 - System and method to execute instructions on mobile devices: A method and system for executing instructions on a mobile device is provided. The method may involve the steps of dialing an alphanumeric code on the mobile device, transmitting the alphanumeric code to a server, requesting the server for an instruction corresponding to the alphanumeric code, receiving the instruction from... Agent:
20120157076 - Apparatus and method for remotely controlling in mobile communication terminal: An apparatus and a method for remote control at a mobile communication terminal includes a display unit that outputs a remote control screen when a remote control event occur; a communication unit either transmits or receives a remote control signal to or from an object terminal as well as data... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120157078 - Method and system for efficient support low duty mode in femtocells: A method and system for handling working of a Low Duty Cycle (LDC) mode of one or more Base Stations (BS) in a wireless communication network. The method includes defining one or more LDC patterns based plurality of LDC parameters associated with one or more BS where the plurality of... Agent:
20120157077 - Method for dynamic change of operation mode in wireless communication system: Disclosed is a method of operating a femto base station (BS) in a wireless communication system, the method comprising: receiving an access request comprising a closed subscriber group (CSG) identifier (ID) from user equipment (UE); determining a number N of UE accessing the femto BS; ascertaining an access type to... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157079 - Secure control system for opening locking devices by encrypted acoustic accreditations: The invention relates to a system implements a mobile phone (20) available to a user (18) authorized to open a lock (22). A remote management site (10) includes a database (12) of locks and authorized users identified by the mobile phone number thereof, as well as a generator (14) of... Agent:
20120157080 - Secure system for programming electronically controlled locking devices by means of encrypted acoustic accreditations: The invention relates to a system implementing a mobile telephone (20) to which a master user authorized to program a lock (22) has access. A remote management site (10) includes a database (12) of locks and authorized users, having each lock, a list of authorized users with corresponding access rights,... Agent: Openways Sas
20120157081 - Leadership support system determining a danger of isolation of a group member even under temporarily worsened communication conditions: A leadership support system includes a leader terminal and plural member terminals. The member terminals, according to either the relay of communication information not addressed thereto or the reception of communication information addressed thereto, send back a response to the appropriate communication information. The leader terminal determines, based on the... Agent: Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd.
20120157086 - method, device and computer program product for updating location numbers on an msc: A method and apparatus of updating location numbers of cells associated with a mobile switching centre, MSC (110), wherein each cell has a location number (124), dentifying the cell and representing a discount applicable to the cell, wherein a first set of one or more digits (D1) of the location... Agent:
20120157087 - Apparatus and method providing push to talk over cellular (poc) dynamic service options: A method and server for establishing a push to talk type service such as push to talk over cellular (PoC). The server receives a message from Client A indicating one or more media types that Client A will accept in defined circumstances in a push to talk type session. When... Agent:
20120157084 - Apparatus for interference cancelling in wireless communication system and method using the same: An interference cancellation method include detecting macro terminals which experience interference between a first signal output from a macro base-station and a second signal delivered from a femto terminal that is greater than a reference value; determining the number of channels of the femto base-station by subtracting the number of... Agent: Electronics Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157085 - Mobile communication method, mobile station, and radio base station: A mobile communication method according to the present invention comprising a step in which a mobile station UE in communication with a first cell #A transmits a measurement report including the reception quality and the PCI of a second cell, the second cell being a neighbouring cell, to a radio... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120157082 - Signaling ue measurement restrictions for inter-cell interference: A network access node eNB sends to a user equipment UE a pattern of subframe measurement restrictions and an indication of how to utilize the pattern for measuring subframes. The indication may select from among: the UE's own-cell measurements; the UE's neighbor-cell measurements; both same and neighbor-cell measurements, and no... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20120157083 - System and method for providing discharge authorization to a battery-powered vehicle via a telematics system: The described method and system allows for the utilization of a telematics unit on a telematics-equipped vehicle to prevent the unauthorized discharge of a vehicle battery. A user may communicate an authorization request for allowing discharge of the vehicle battery through a telematics unit or telematics service provider (TSP) call... Agent: General Motors LLC
20120157088 - Method and apparatus for correlating end to end measurements through control plane monitoring of wireless traffic: A method, computer readable medium and apparatus for correlating measures of wireless traffic are disclosed. For example, the method obtains the wireless traffic, and processes the wireless traffic by a plurality of probe servers, where each of the plurality of probe servers generates a plurality of feeds, wherein the plurality... Agent:
20120157089 - Method and apparatus for providing long term evolution service outage and degradation management: A method and apparatus for enabling a wireless communication service provider to remotely provide wireless network service outage and/or degradation detection, isolation, and restoration relating to a base station are disclosed. For example, the method detects a wireless service problem, and isolates the wireless service problem to a base station... Agent:
20120157090 - Method and device for sending and receiving a broadcast control channel in a mobile communication system: The present invention relates to a method and device for automatically optimizing the send parameters in a mobile communication system wherein, in order to optimize the BCCH reception performance, a terminal stores information relating to BCCH reception failure reasons or the number of instances of packet combination for BCCH reception,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120157091 - Network backhaul systems and methods: An exemplary system includes a first mobile telephone switching office subsystem configured to receive and forward network traffic, a second mobile telephone switching office subsystem configured to receive and forward network traffic, and a hub router communicatively connected to the first and second mobile telephone switching office subsystems via at... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20120157092 - Detection of anti-steering of roaming activity on visited networks: A system and method for automatically detecting Anti-Steering of Roaming activity is disclosed. This method can be used by a monitoring system on a home network that continuously monitors all international MAP signaling with a visited network. Anti-Steering of Roaming is detected by estimating a number of roaming subscribers of... Agent: Tektronix, Inc.
20120157093 - Method for realizing user accessibility and multi-mode terminal: s
20120157094 - Optimal management of calls between national cellular mobile telephone networks.: A method of providing interconnection services, characterized in that it links an assembly of national cellular networks (601, 602) to an interconnection network by gateway servers (201, 202, 301, 302) which are driven by a central routing server (500) so as to establish a global communications network between mobile telecommunication... Agent:
20120157095 - Closed subscriber group (csg) handling for supporting network sharing of home base stations: A system and method for enhanced support for handling of Closed Subscriber Groups (CSGs) and sharing of Radio Access Network (RAN) for home base stations and other small cells. An enhanced System Information (SI) structure indicates multiple CSG IDs and CSG Indications, thereby making it possible to support different CSG... Agent:
20120157096 - Method and system for searching femtocell access points: A method of searching a femtocell access point includes: transmitting configuration/measurement information an operating frequency and a transmission power strength from multiple femtocell access points located within the macro cell to an OSM)/CPC server; and receiving, at the OSM/CPC server, the configuration/measurement information from the femtocell access points, and generating... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157099 - Base station apparatus and management server: A femtocell base station 10a suspends transmission and reception of radio waves to and from a radio communication terminal 30 of an accommodation object when the radio communication terminal 30 is not in the neighborhood of the femtocell base station 10a. The femtocell base station 10a determines whether the radio... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120157097 - Message relay host for delivering messages to out of coverage communications devices: System and method for delivering messages to devices not in communication with a transmitting server. One or more wireless devices serve as host devices to relay a message from the server to the target device that is not in communication with the server. The server sends the message to host... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120157098 - Method and apparatus for voip communication completion to a mobile device: A system and method for establishing a voice over Internet protocol link to a called party's mobile telephony device utilizes push notifications to activate a communications application on the called party's mobile telephony communications device. When a request to establish a voice over Internet protocol link to a mobile device... Agent:
20120157100 - Mobile communication method, mobile communication system, subscriber management server device, and mobile switching center: A mobile communication method according to the present invention comprising the subscriber management server device HSS determines either the radio access network of the WCDMA scheme or the radio access network of the LTE scheme as the standby radio access network of the mobile station UE based on the CSFB... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120157101 - Communication system, mobile station apparatus, and base station apparatus: In a communication system in which a mobile station apparatus is connected to a base station apparatus simultaneously using a plurality of frequency bands, an event is efficiently determined concerning measurement of reception qualities of the frequency bands. The mobile station apparatus includes: a reception unit that receives from the... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20120157102 - Handover method and handover device: The present invention discloses a handover method and a handover device. An attachment point is handed over from a service station of a first access network to a handover server of the first access network before a UE hands over from the first access network to a second access network.... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd
20120157105 - Detecting cell spots: A method of detecting a cell spot of a first base station (1502) in a cellular wire-less communication network (100) using a mobile device (102) being moved through the cell spot, the method comprising: performing a first handover of the mobile device from a second base station (1500) to the... Agent:
20120157103 - Method and arrangement in a radio communications system for supporting dtx: A method in a first base station for supporting DTX is provided. The first base station serves a first cell being in an active mode. The first base station communicates with a user equipment within the first cell. The first base station is comprised in a radio communications system further... Agent:
20120157104 - Process for detecting transmitted symbols based on a ternary alphabet and corresponding receiver: A detection process of a communication channel based on a ternary alphabet is provided wherein the channel transmitting a signal transports the same transmitted symbol for N sequential slots within one Time Transmission Interval (TTI). The detection process comprises a mechanism that eliminates unwanted signal contributions and isolates noise contributions.... Agent: St-ericsson Sa
20120157106 - Optimization of cellular network architecture based on device type-specific traffic dynamics: A method, a computer readable medium and an apparatus for optimizing a cellular network architecture are disclosed. For example, the method obtains network traffic data for a plurality of different endpoint device types, wherein the network traffic data comprises network traffic data for each of the plurality of different endpoint... Agent:
20120157109 - Bandwidth configuration method, device, and system: A bandwidth configuration method includes: A terminal acquires that a narrow bandwidth mode is used at a network side by a downlink transmission signal and/or an uplink transmission signal; and the terminal configures a receiving bandwidth and/or a transmitting bandwidth, where the receiving bandwidth and/or the transmitting bandwidth corresponds to... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.
20120157108 - Fractional frequency reuse in heterogeneous networks: A base station node (BS) of a heterogeneous radio access network comprises a terminal locator (34) and a scheduler (36). The terminal locator (34) obtains an indication of location of a wireless terminal (30) in a cell served by the base station (BS), e.g., whether the wireless terminal (30) is... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120157110 - Methods and apparatuses for facilitating reduction of interference in a wireless telecommunications system: The exemplary embodiments of the present invention relate to methods and apparatuses (800, 900) for facilitating reduction of interference in a network. According to exemplary embodiments, an apparatus acting as a first radio base station (macro or femto) (800, 900) is configured to acquire information including a scheduling scheme indicating... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120157107 - Radio resource group selection method for a radio resource management: Disclosed is the radio (wireless) communication system providing a radio communication service and the terminal, and more particularly, to a method of managing radio resource(s) using a group selection indicator so as to effectively utilize the radio resource(s) in an Evolved Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (E-UMTS) evolved from the Universal... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120157111 - Dynamic mimo resource allocation during a single communication: A system and method is provided for dynamic allocation of Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) communication resources during a single communication. Various aspects of the present invention may comprise communicating information using a first set of MIMO communication resources. While communicating the information, the system can determine, based on a... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120157112 - Call localization systems and methods: Described are a system and method of managing a real-time communication initiated to a mobile communications device. A communication from an originating communications device is sensed as being directed to a first destination address corresponding to a mobile communications device. Location information of the mobile communications device is determined. The... Agent: Mitel Networks Corporation
20120157113 - Location reporting responsive to transitions in motional state of wireless equipment: System(s), apparatus(es), and method(s) provide for reporting of location of wireless equipment based at least on transition amongst motional states of the wireless equipment. Measured data and metrics are employed for detection of at least one movement condition of wireless equipment to identify changes in a mobility profile thereof. Change... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20120157117 - Method and apparatus for transmitting a signal for a location based-service in a wireless communication system, and method and apparatus for locating a terminal that uses the signal: The present invention relates to a wireless communication system. In particular, for the transmission of a locating zone configured across one or more superframes for transmitting a locating synchronizing signal for determining the location of a terminal in a wireless communication system, the wireless communication system of the present invention... Agent:
20120157115 - Method and apparatus for updating access point information for location measurement: A method and apparatus for updating information of an access point for a wireless local area network service in measuring a location of a communication terminal using the access point are provided. The method includes: storing information of access points in a storage unit; receiving information of nearby access points... Agent: Kt Corporation
20120157120 - Method and system for 60 ghz location determination and coordination of wlan/wpan/gps multimode devices: Within a local region, information may be communicated between two or more wireless multimode communication devices (WMCD) comprising 60 GHz band and lower frequency band wireless interfaces. Spatial relationships between devices may vary. The 60 GHz interface may handle location determination operations and data transfers. The lower frequency band may... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120157118 - Method of creating an audience map: A method of creating an audience map comprising the steps of; receiving a focus point comprising location data defining a geographical location; receiving trace data defining at least one geographical location of a potential viewer; determining a field of view which represents a region within which a potential viewer could... Agent: Teleatlas B.v.
20120157119 - Processor, apparatus and associated methods for unlicensed use of white space: A processor for a device, the processor configured to determine a current geographical area for the current device location within which geo-specific spectrum usage data are known; determine a geographical margin for the current geographical area, the geographical margin defining an outer area of the geographical area; and obtain geo-specific... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120157114 - System and method for adapting an attribute magnification for a mobile communication device: Techniques and technologies are presented for adapting an attribute magnification for a mobile communication device. An output device for the attribute is connected to the mobile communication device. A sensor tracks distance of a user's head in relation to the mobile communication device; while a controller initiates a setting phase... Agent: Motorola-mobility, Inc.
20120157116 - System and method for providing a location beacon: A method and device for providing a location beacon is presented herein. The location beacon may assist a client device in estimating a current location by transmitting a plurality of signals at distinct power levels to the client device. The location beacon may also be configured to transition to a... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120157124 - Method for determining location of ue by using agps information: A method and apparatus are disclosed for providing location information of a User Equipment (UE) in a communication system including the UE, a Secure User Plane Location (SUPL) Location Center (SLC), and a SUPL Positioning Center (SPC). The method includes receiving, by the SLC, a request for the location information... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120157122 - Mobile communication device for retrieving geospatial data: A method for receiving geospatial data using a communication device, the method comprising transmitting from the communication device to a server a request for geospatial data, the request including device display information, and receiving at the communication device from the server a subset of requested geospatial data, the subset being... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120157121 - Peer-to-peer location service: Techniques are described for obtaining high-resolution physical locations for a wireless device by leveraging the high-resolution physical location capabilities of wireless peers of the wireless device to provide a peer-to-peer location service and facilitate location targeting. Wireless devices provide location updates to a computing cloud, which stores records associating wireless... Agent: Google Inc.
20120157123 - Peer-to-peer location service: Techniques are described for obtaining high-resolution physical locations for a wireless device by leveraging the high-resolution physical location capabilities of wireless peers of the wireless device to provide a peer-to-peer location service and facilitate location targeting. Wireless devices provide location updates to a computing cloud, which stores records associating wireless... Agent: Google Inc.
20120157125 - Ialert enhanced alert manager: iAlert_Enhanced_Alert_Manager enables a user to register an interest in their current location, as well as persons, places and/or things in which the user holds some regard. The iAlert_Enhanced_Alert_Manager provides notification and clarifying information to user's devices concerning events/happenstance that have occurred or are likely to occur within a proximity of... Agent:
20120157126 - Position estimation of a wireless terminal in a structure using base station signal information: Wireless terminals are provided that comprise, for example, a wireless signal receiving portion that receives a wireless signal transmitted from a base station; a measurement portion that performs signal intensity measurement of the wireless signal; and an information transmitting portion that transmits pieces of measurement information acquired by the signal... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120157127 - Handheld electronic device using status awareness: Through status awareness, a handheld communications device may determine the location, activity, and/or physical or emotional state of the user. This information may in turn be used for various purposes, such as 1) determining how to alert the user of an incoming communication, 2) determining what format to use for... Agent:
20120157128 - Wireless communication terminal: A wireless communication terminal includes a communication status measurement element for measuring communication status data representing a communication status of the self terminal at the time of wireless communications; a reference data storage element for storing respective pieces of preset reference data representing communication statuses of a terminal which can... Agent: Nec Communication Systems, Ltd
20120157129 - Storage medium having stored therein information processing program, information processing apparatus, information processing method and information processing system: Provided is an information processing system which facilitates data communication between an information processing apparatus and another apparatus. Position data indicative of a position, at which the information processing apparatus which makes up the information processing system automatically performs short-distance wireless communication, is transmitted to a server. The server accumulates... Agent:
20120157131 - Method of low-duty mode operation of femtocell base station: A method of setting a cycle of a low-duty mode in a femto base station is provided. The cycle of the low-duty mode has a pattern in which an available interval and an unavailable interval repeatedly appear, and the available interval is set to include a paging listening interval of... Agent:
20120157130 - Mobile terminal network and method for mobile terminals to receive text messages: The present invention relates to mobile terminal technologies and describes a mobile terminal network and a method for mobile terminals to receive text messages, the method comprising a network server pages a mobile terminal and determines whether text messages can be sent; if the mobile terminal is in the Packet... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd
20120157132 - Solution for paging differentiation in communication network: The present invention relates to a solution for paging of idle user equipment and in particular for changing mode status from idle to connected in an efficient manner. This is provided in a method, nodes, and a system arranged to determine a suitable paging message related to a framework table... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120157135 - Cross-platform messaging: Systems and methods are provided for displaying a short message service (SMS) message on user media equipment, in which the user media equipment includes a set-top box and a display. In some embodiments, the set-top box receives an SMS message, wherein the SMS message includes information identifying a triggering event... Agent: United Video Porpeties, Inc.
20120157134 - Method and apparatus for displaying message in mobile communication terminal: A method for displaying a message in a mobile communication terminal in which includes: when a message is received (or transmitted), a keyword is extracted from received (or transmitted) message contents; a determination is made whether a counterpart's (or one's own) sender information of the received (or transmitted) message exists,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120157133 - Mms (multimedia messaging service) decoding method, mms decoder and mobile terminal: The present disclosure discloses a multimedia messaging service (MMS) decoding method, an MMS decoder and a mobile terminal. The method comprises the steps of: parsing an original MMS data packet, acquiring all the non-SMIL (synchronized multimedia integration language) files in it, and counting the number of all the non-SMIL files... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120157136 - N-dimensional affinity confluencer: An N-dimensional affinity confluencer comprises an affinity table to maintain a plurality of affinities for each of a plurality of wireless devices. A sphere of influence (SPIN) table provides an influence for determination of a confluence between affinities maintained in the affinity table. An affinity confluence determination module determines an... Agent:
20120157137 - System and method for assessing mobile application value: A method and system for assessing a value of a first application with respect to a use of a mobile communication device in communication with a second communication device are presented. The method entails assigning a set of proximity values that relate the use of the application to the communication... Agent: Neustar, Inc.
20120157140 - Apparatus and method of multi cell cooperation in wireless communication system: An apparatus and method of multi cell cooperation is provided. The user equipment receives transmission beam forming information from a first cooperative cell, generates serving cell feedback information and cooperative cell feedback information on the basis of the transmission beam forming information, transmits the serving cell feedback information to a... Agent:
20120157139 - Communication method of neighboring terminal and target terminal: Provided is a communication method of a neighboring terminal and a target terminal in which a cooperative terminal that has a better SINR or a better channel condition provides help to a target terminal through cooperation between terminals based on a random access mode or a scheduling mode, so that... Agent:
20120157138 - Radio communication system, radio terminal, radio base station, controller device and radio communication method: A controller device receives power information and location information from a first radio base station, the power information indicating, for each frequency, the power of the signal arriving at a radio terminal in the communication area of the first radio base station from a second radio base station, and the... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120157141 - Contention based uplink transmission method: Provided is a contention based uplink transmission method. A base station may assign a contention based radio network temporary identifier (CB-RNTI) to a plurality of terminals, and terminals assigned with the same CB-RNTI may perform contention uplink transmission using the same radio resource.... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157142 - Radio base station: A radio base station NodeB according to the present invention is configured, in EUL communication in “Time and Rate” system, to determine an SG to be notified to the mobile station scheduled in a next scheduling slot, based on maximum allowable reception power in the radio base station NodeB at... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120157143 - Wireless communication system, wireless communication apparatus, and wireless communication method: A wireless communication apparatus includes: a receiving unit that receives a signal indicating a frequency band having the highest priority of selection among a plurality of frequency bands; and a transmitting unit that transmits data in parallel, using the frequency band having the highest priority of selection and a frequency... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20120157144 - System and method for controlling access to spectrum for wireless communications: A method and system for controlling access to a spectrum resource by radio devices that are grouped into a first class and a second class, the first class having higher priority to the spectrum resource than the second class. The control techniques include setting a weight for each radio device... Agent:
20120157145 - Apparatus and method for paging in wireless communcation system: A base station adds a paging message indicator representing a position of a frame to receive a paging advertisement message and a paging subgroup indicator representing a paging subgroup to which the paging advertisement message is to be transmitted to a PGID-INFO message and transmits the PGID-INFO message to a... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157146 - Method and apparatus for dynamically enabling a direct mode operation gateway: A method and apparatus is disclosed for dynamically activating gateway functions on a communication device which is operating in trunked mode. The communication device calculates an estimated probability that at least one associated communication device is out of a network coverage area. The communication device determines that the associated communication... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20120157147 - Method and arrangement in a wireless communication system: Method and arrangement in a mobile terminal for predicting future data communication performance of transmissions between a base station and the mobile terminal. The base station and the mobile terminal are comprised in a wireless communication system. The method comprises receiving information from the base station, concerning the relation between... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120157148 - Station comprising at least two transmit antennas, and a method of transmitting therefrom: A method is provided of transmitting a plurality of signals from a primary station to a respective plurality of secondary stations, said primary station comprising at least two transmit antennas, wherein each of said plurality of signals is transmitted from a respective subset of said at least two transmit antennas... Agent:
20120157149 - Method for managing pre-established session, poc system and poc user equipment for implementing the same: Disclosed is a method for enabling a terminating-side Push-To-Talk (PTT) over Cellular (PoC) client to open a PoC session by using a pre-established session, and to maintain the pre-established session when the terminating-side PoC client terminates the open PoC session, and a PoC system and a PoC User Equipment (UE)... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120157150 - Downlink and uplink pathloss estimation gap adjustment scheme for wireless systems: Briefly, in accordance with one or more embodiments, a pathloss gap between a downlink pathloss from a base station to a mobile station and an uplink pathloss from the mobile station to the base station is estimated. An initial offset value for uplink power control of the estimated pathloss gap... Agent:
20120157154 - Method for controlling transmission power in femto base station and apparatus thereof: A method and an apparatus for controlling transmission power in a femto base station is provided. The method includes: predicting femto base station interference to be given from an adjacent femto base station to a terminal; predicting macro base station interference to be given from a macro base station to... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157151 - Transmit power control in 160 mhz bss: Three alternative methods of controlling transmit power in a basic service set (BSS) including a plurality of stations that have successfully synchronized with an access point include providing each BSS with one transmit power limit that is not more than the lowest one of the transmit power limits of all... Agent: Stmicroelectronics, Inc.
20120157155 - Ul ffr-based signal transmission method: The present invention relates to a method for transmitting control information in a multi-cell based mobile communication system, the method comprising: extracting information on a fractional frequency reuse (FFR) pattern that represents whether terminal transmission power for a plurality of frequency resource groups is boosted to apply uplink fractional frequency... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120157152 - Uplink power control: A power control applied to a radio network controller (40) when a user equipment (300) is in communication with a serving radio base station (10) and at least one other radio base station (20) involves the radio network controller (40) providing a quality representation of an uplink control channel (12)... Agent:
20120157153 - Wireless communication system and method of operating the same for low power consumption of terminal device: The wireless communication system is configured to adaptively change a status report (SR) cycle and a discontinuous reception (DRX) cycle on the basis of a quality of a radio link between a terminal device and a network device. When the quality of the radio link is good, the DRX cycle... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157156 - Method and system for identifying a terminal: The disclosure provides a method and system for identifying a terminal. The method comprises that: a source eNB that has received an RRC reestablishment message determines, according to a PCI of a cell where an RLF occurs in the massage, all target eNBs to which RLF information needs to be... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120157157 - Sharing contact information: A method for exchanging contact information includes, with a mobile computing device, establishing communication with a peer mobile computing device within a specified distance from the mobile computing device, determining if the peer mobile computing device meets a trust policy, automatically receiving contact information from the peer mobile computing device,... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120157159 - Communication apparatus using image sensor and error correction method: A communication apparatus using an image sensor captures an image including a light signal transmitted from a transmission apparatus that includes a transmission light source, and obtains data from the captured image. In a case that a reception error rate generated by the obtained data is changed, a cause of... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120157160 - Compact wide-field fluorescent imaging on a mobile device: Wide-field fluorescent imaging on a mobile device having a camera is accomplished with a compact, light-weight and inexpensive optical components that are mechanically secured to the mobile device in a removable housing. Battery powered light-emitting diodes (LEDs) contained in the housing pump the sample of interest from the side using... Agent: The Regents Of The University Of California
20120157161 - Enabling speaker phone mode of a portable voice communications device having a built-in camera: Apparatuses and methods of using a speaker phone mode of a portable voice communications device having a built-in camera are described herein. In one embodiment, the speaker phone mode is activated if it is determined that an image captured by the device is black or nearly black, which indicates that... Agent:
20120157158 - Magnetometer accuracy and use: A parameter related to the Earth's magnetic field can be used to determine accuracy of a magnetometer of a mobile device. In one aspect, a first instance of a parameter related to Earth's magnetic field is determined using data generated by the magnetometer. The magnetometer data can be based in... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120157162 - Process for computing a frequency offset for a umts communication system based on the cpich pilot signals: Process for computing an estimation of the frequency offset in a receiver for a UMTS communication network said receiver receives the signal transmitted by two antennas and including two Common Pilot CHannels (CPICH), said process involving the steps of separating the two signals by means of computation and computing the... Agent: St-ericsson Sa
20120157163 - Identity module device, method & computer program product: Device (10) comprising a communication network operator subscriber identity module (SIM) card (12) or a software-based network operator SIM (12) or means for receiving a communication network operator subscriber identity module (SIM) card (12). The device (10) also comprises a device vendor-specific subscriber identity module (SIM) card (16) or a... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120157164 - Cellular communication auto redial for dropped call: A device and method include detecting signal strength received at a mobile cellular communication device. A dropped call is detected between the device and another device as a function of detected signal strength. The dropped call is reconnected when detected signal strength reaches a selected first threshold.... Agent:
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20120157165 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling a mode switching therein: A mobile terminal including a communication unit configured to communicate with at least one external terminal; a memory configured to store at least first and second operating systems including at least first and second modes, respectively; and a controller configured to execute the first operating system and to activate the... Agent:
20120157166 - Mobile terminal and method of managing information therein: A mobile terminal including a communication unit configured to communicate with at least one external terminal; a memory configured to store at least first and second operating systems including at least first and second modes, respectively; and a controller configured to execute the first operating system, to activate the first... Agent:
20120157167 - Multi-touch auto scanning: A system and method for autonomously scanning a sensor panel device, is disclosed. A sensor panel processor can be disabled after a first predetermined amount of time has elapsed without the sensor panel device sensing any events. One or more system clocks can also be disabled to conserve power. While... Agent:
20120157169 - Portable electronic equipment with automatic control to keep display turned on and method: Apparatus and method provide a hold on function in a mobile phone or other portable electronic equipment keeps the display thereof turned on in spite of a screensaver or other power saving feature while a user is reading or watching the display and allows activating of power saving facilities of... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20120157170 - Mobile device radio use optimization by batching low priority requests: Systems and methods of context aware traffic management for network and device resource conservation are disclosed. In one aspect, embodiments of the present disclosure include a method, which may be implemented on a system, for using characteristics of user activity on the mobile device to locally adjust behavior of the... Agent:
20120157171 - Double-folded flexible printed circuit board for slider devices: A sliding mechanism comprising a double-folded flexible printed circuit board (FPC); a stiffener coupled to the double-folded FPC; first pins; second pins; and an opening defined by a first cover, wherein when the double-folded FPC and the stiffener move, within the opening, in synchronization along a first range of motion... Agent: Sony Mobile Communications Ab
20120157172 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal includes first and second bodies slidably connected in a closed configuration and open configuration, a flexible circuit board electrically connecting the first and second bodies and passing through a gap formed between the first and second bodies, and one or more blocking units disposed in a spatial... Agent:
20120157173 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to wirelessly communicate with at least one other terminal, a main body configured to receive a battery, and a cover body detachably covered to the main body. Further, the cover body includes a first cover part formed to cover the battery,... Agent:
20120157174 - Sliding module for sliding type portable communication device: A sliding module for a sliding-type portable communication device, in which sliding members are integrally formed on both sides of a sliding housing. The sliding module for a sliding-type portable communication device preferably includes a body housing and a sliding housing sliding while facing the body housing, and a sliding... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120157175 - Peripheral electronic device housing members with gaps and dielectric coatings: An electronic device such as a handheld device may have a rectangular housing with a rectangular periphery. A conductive peripheral housing member may run along the rectangular periphery and may surround the rectangular housing. Radio-frequency transceiver circuitry within the electronic device may be coupled to antenna structures for transmitting and... Agent:06/14/2012 > 154 patent applications in 75 patent subcategories. invention type
20120149295 - Information processing apparatus, server apparatus, group creation system, group creation method, and program: Disclosed herein is a group creation system for readily creating a group of nearby information processing apparatuses to let data be exchanged easily within the group. Portable terminals A and B exchange their ID's using hello messages being broadcast to create a nearby device list each. To request creation of... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120149296 - Communication system, relay node, user equipment and base station: A relay node in a mobile communication network for receiving a radio signal from a base station and forwarding the signal to a mobile station. The relay node including a control unit that manages first information corresponding to link between the relay node and the mobile station, and a transmitter... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120149297 - Method and system for transceiving group-specific information in a coordinated multi-antenna transceiver system: The present description relates to a method for transceiving dedicated group-specific information for a coordinated multi-antenna transceiver service in a coordinated multi-antenna transceiver system. The present description relates to a scheme for transmitting an uplink reference signal using group-specific information of user equipment for the thus-configured coordinated multi-antenna transceiver system.... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.
20120149298 - Method for buffer status report reporting, relay node, e-utran nodeeb, and system: The present invention discloses a method for BSR reporting, a relay node, an E-UTRAN NodeB, and a system, which are applied in the field of communications. In the present invention, a BSR reporting manner of an RN is configured according to the number of UEs managed by the RN, and... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120149299 - Multi-dimensional adaptive transmission technique: Method and apparatus for dynamically optimizing the transmission level of each remote terminal in a satellite-based communication network. Each remote terminal maintains quasi-error-free communication at the highest efficiency level available under changing link conditions and network configurations, without requiring the reservation of substantial power margins, which results in a much... Agent: Gilat Satellite Networks, Ltd.
20120149300 - Portable radio-frequency repeater: A portable radio-frequency repeater includes a housing and a transceiver. The transceiver is disposed at least partially within the housing and configured to alternatively operate in a transmitting mode and a sleep mode. The transceiver includes an antenna and a control unit. The control unit is in electrical communication with... Agent: Avery Dennison Corporation
20120149302 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program, and information processing system: An information processing apparatus communicates with an electronic device for performing first contact or noncontact communication and performs second communication different from the first communication with the electronic device. The information processing apparatus includes a data storage unit that stores data in a storage area for each of electronic device... Agent: Felica Networks, Inc.
20120149301 - Receiver for near field communication and wireless power functionalities: Exemplary embodiments are directed to a coexistence of NFC and wireless power functionalities. A device may include an antenna configured to receive a signal. The device may further include a communication circuit configured to selectively couple to the antenna in a default mode of operation. The device may further include... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120149303 - System and method for providing communications in a wireless power supply: A wireless power transfer system with a remote device having a communication transmitter configured to initiate communications with a framing pulse to prevent noise from being mistaken for legitimate data. The communication system may employ a bi-phase modulation scheme, and the framing pulse may be generated to present no transitions... Agent: Access Business Group International LLC
20120149305 - Method and system for a reduced usb polling rate to save power on a bluetooth host: A Bluetooth host in a normal mode is enabled to monitor activities at USB endpoints. A Bluetooth USB radio has one or more active Bluetooth connections with peer Bluetooth radios. When each of the Bluetooth connections is in sniff mode, the Bluetooth host enables cancellation of normal USB activities at... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120149304 - System for proximity based ad-hoc data sharing across devices with intuitive interfaces: A system for transferring data between devices with user via a short range wireless communication system is disclosed. The system may include a first device configured to activate an intuitive interface on the first device having a system for proximity based ad-hoc data sharing between the first device with an... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20120149306 - Reducing signal interference: A method for interference suppression, including receiving a sample of an aggressor communication signal from a sensor embedded in a flex circuit, emulating interference that the aggressor communication signal imposes on a victim communication signal, and suppressing the imposed interference in response to applying the emulated interference to the victim... Agent: Quellan Inc.
20120149307 - Wireless power transmission system, transmitter, and receiver: A wireless power transmission system includes a receiver and a transmitter. The transmitter includes: a power transmission unit that transmits power; a power adjustment unit that adjusts power to be transmitted; and a communication unit. The receiver includes: a power receiving unit that receives power; a power detection unit that... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd
20120149310 - Collaborative radio resources allocations to applications of mobile units: Collecting state information about the resources of radio access networks (RANs) and the Access Point Names (APNs) enables this information to be provided to mobile stations which employ this information to determine which radio access technology (RAT) to employ for connecting to the wireless access network, and to determine which... Agent:
20120149309 - Method and system for providing proximity-relationship group creation: An approach for enabling computing devices to establish and recognize a relationship group based on physical proximity is described. A proximity management platform monitors a plurality of activities of a mobile device. The monitored activities include communications with one or more devices within a predetermined proximity of the mobile device.... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20120149311 - Wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication method: A wireless communication apparatus is provided for selecting an optimum frequency even when radio wave conditions have changed. A wireless communication apparatus provided with a frequency selector for selecting an optimum frequency for establishing a link for mutually transmitting and receiving has a transceiver for transmitting radio waves to another... Agent: Icom Incorporated
20120149308 - Network status: There are provided systems and methods for providing a network status to facilitate communications. In particular, in some embodiments, a method of operating an electronic communication device is provided that includes retrieving a network status of another communication device. The network status comprises a signal strength. An available communication mode... Agent: Apple Inc.
20120149312 - Automatically enabling wireless communication: A telecommunication device configured to determine at least one of an occurrence of a charging event associated with the telecommunication device or presence of the telecommunication device at or proximate to a specified location is described herein. Based at least in part on the determining, the telecommunication device automatically enables... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.
20120149313 - Apparatus and method for improving rse performance of multi-standby terminal: An apparatus and method for improving Radiated Spurious Emission (RSE) performance of a multi-standby terminal supporting 3rd Generation (3G) and/or 4th Generation (4G) service is provided. The method for enhancing RSE performance of a multi-standby terminal including an antenna for transmitting and receiving 2nd Generation (2G) and 3G band signals,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120149314 - Coupler and electronic apparatus: According to one embodiment, a coupler for transmitting and receiving electromagnetic wave by electromagnetic coupling between the coupler and another, includes a line-shaped coupling element including a first open end and a second open end, a ground plane, a feeding element connecting the coupling element and a feed point, and... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120149315 - Detector device, and amplification device, transmission device, and communication device using the detector device: Provided is a detector device including: an amplifier (AMP1) for amplifying a voltage of an input electric signal and outputting the amplified electric signal; a first detector circuit (Det1) for outputting a first detection signal having a current corresponding to the voltage of the input electric signal; a second detector... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120149316 - Radio frequency power amplifier with linearizing predistorter: A power amplifier circuit includes an amplifier MOSFET and a predistorter MOSFET. The predistorter MOSFET source and drain are connected together, and the predistorter MOSFET is connected between the gate of the amplifier MOSFET and a second bias voltage signal. This biasing of the predistorter MOSFET causes it to provide... Agent: Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
20120149317 - Communication signal transmission method, device and system: A method, device, and system for communication signal transmission are provided, which relate to the field of communications, so as to improve reception performance of the network. The method includes dividing, by a multi-frequency receiver, Radio Frequency (RF) signals by frequency bands received from an antenna to obtain RF signals... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120149318 - Radio receiver, radio reception method and program: A radio receiver converts received RF signals in a predetermined frequency band into digital RF signals, converts the digital RF signals into IF signals corresponding to RF signals whose carrier frequencies are different from one another, converts one of the digital RF signals into an IF signal corresponding to an... Agent: Jvc Kenwood Corporation
20120149319 - Receiver and mobile communication method: A receiver according to the present invention includes a frequency selection unit 11 configured to select a first frequency in which a radio quality is measured, a receiving unit 12 configured to receive a signal at the first frequency transmitted around the receiver, a cell search unit 13 configured to... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc
20120149320 - Spur mitigation for wireless communication systems: A receiver for a wireless communication device comprising a mechanism for performing spur mitigation. A spur mitigation unit of the receiver is operable to determine a current estimate of a spur signal from an ADC output signal using a growing box filter. The spur mitigation unit can determine a power... Agent: Qualcomm Atheros, Inc.
20120149321 - Apparatus and method for radio frequency reception with temperature and frequency independent gain: Apparatus and methods are disclosed, such as those involving an RF receiver. One such apparatus includes a front end having an input and an output. The front end forms part of an RF signal receive path. The front end includes a front-end resistor configured to receive an input signal; and... Agent: Analog Devices, Inc.
20120149322 - In-situ gain calibration of radio frequency devices using thermal noise: An apparatus for calibrating gain of an radio frequency receiver (“Rx”) is disclosed to provide, among other things, a structure for performing in-situ gain calibration of an RF integrated circuit over time and/or over temperature without removing the RF integrated circuit from its operational configuration, especially when the gain of... Agent: Nvidia Corporation
20120149323 - Battery backup systems and methods for vehicle phone systems: A battery backup system for use with vehicle telematics electronics includes a phone module configured for operation by the vehicle telematics electronics. The system further includes a battery module configured to provide power to the phone module and a circuit configured to determine that backup power is needed. The circuit... Agent: Johnson Controls Technology Company
20120149324 - Provision of text messages to emergency call takers: Concurrent text and voice communications can be maintained with an emergency call taker. An application executing on a mobile communications device in conjunction with a network gateway provide voice communication as well as an interactive Short Messaging System (SMS) session with a public safety answering point (PSAP). The gateway correlates... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20120149325 - Location services gateway server: A method and apparatus for steering location requests to a serving one of a plurality of possible location positioning devices. A location request may be steered base on an emergency status of the location request, whether or not the subscriber device has a valid data plan established, based on the... Agent:
20120149326 - Method, system and device for implementing inter-network short message service intercommunication in number portability service: A method and system for implementing inter-network SMS interworking in NP service are provided in the present invention. The method includes: before initiating a MT-SMS, if a first SMS Center of GSM network (G1-SMSC) judges that the destination user is not a user of local network, then it delivers a... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120149327 - Method and device for execution control for protected internal functions and applications embedded in microcircuit cards for mobile terminals: The invention in particular relates to the execution control of protected internal functions and applications embedded in a mobile terminal microcircuit card. The control of a protected internal function is directly carried out in the microcircuit card. After having detected (400) a command for placing the card on standby, on... Agent: Oberthur Technologies
20120149335 - Contactless communication with authorization by human contact and visual indicator: Transponder comprising a resonant circuit, comprising an antenna and a capacitor, and at least one memory, wherein it comprises at least one contact zone for receiving a portion of human body, so that the positioning of a portion of human body on a contact zone modifies the electric circuit of... Agent: Stmicroelectronics (rousset) Sas
20120149328 - Devices, systems, and methods for sharing network services: Devices, systems and methods are disclosed which relate to mobile communication device users sharing their subscribed network services with other mobile communication device users. A borrowing mobile communication device is provided with the ability to remotely connect to a lending mobile communication device and use the subscribed network services of... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20120149329 - Method and apparatus for providing a subsidy-lock unlock procedure: A method and apparatus for providing a secure subsidy-lock unlock procedure for a wireless device is disclosed. A security subsidy-lock unlock password is received. Registration of the wireless device is initiated when the received password is determined to be correct. Notification of a registration status is received. Network access is... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20120149336 - Method and device for managing a private radio cell: A method for remotely managing a private radio cell connected to a public radio network, wherein an end device unknown to the radio cell authenticates itself to an access computer of the private radio cell. After successful authentication of the unknown end device, the access computer transfers a first message... Agent:
20120149332 - Method and system for remote control of a smart card: The present disclosure provides a method and system for remote control of a smart card. The method comprises that: a smart card management platform receives a request of locking or unlocking a smart card from a subscriber; and the smart card management platform performs interactive processing with a terminal side... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120149333 - Method and system for remote control of a smart card: The present application discloses a method and system for remote control of a smart card. The method includes: a smart card management platform receives a request to destroy the smart card from a subscriber (S101); according to the request, the smart card management platform performs interactive processing with a terminal... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120149331 - Method and system for remote control of smart card: The disclosure discloses a method and a system for remote control of a smart card; the method comprises: receiving, by a smart card management platform, a request for performing a LOCKING/UNLOCKING operation for a smart card from a user (S101); and the smart card management platform performs a short message... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120149334 - Method of and system for extending the wispr authentication procedure: A method and system for completing the authentication process of a user device in a second communication network (such as Wi-Fi or WiMAX) utilizes the user credential (such as a SIM card, a USIM card, or a RUIM card) of a first communication network (such as GSM, CDMA, EDGE, or... Agent: Aicent, Inc.
20120149337 - Methods, systems, and computer program products for role- and locale-based mobile user device feature control: Methods, systems, and computer program products for role- and locale-based mobile user device feature control are disclosed. According to one aspect, a method for controlling at least one feature of a mobile user device based on a locale and a role of a user of the mobile user device is... Agent: Armstrong, Quinton Co. LLC
20120149338 - System and method for securely managing data stored on mobile devices, such as enterprise mobility data: A system and method for managing data stored on mobile devices is described. In some cases, the system stores data, such as data under enterprise mobility management, within a secured memory location of a SIM card. In some cases, the system may request validation credentials before providing access to data... Agent:
20120149330 - System and method to dynamically authenticate mobile devices: The present invention provides a secure, dynamic and customizable system and method for authenticating a mobile device in a wireless network, in accordance with the security policies associated with the wireless network. The system and method involve a trusted authentication and device management application stored on the SIM card of... Agent:
20120149339 - Archiving text messages: One embodiment of the present disclosure provides a method that includes receiving, by a device management system, data from a text message, the text message having been transmitted to or from a mobile device. The method also includes converting, by the device management system, the data from the text message... Agent: Mobileiron, Inc.
20120149341 - Controlling mobile device functions: This provides for controlling mobile device functions and features, along with systems incorporating these devices and methods. For example, it limits or disables the use of some of mobile device features which could cause distraction to the user, when the user is engaged in another activity. In an example, it... Agent:
20120149340 - Message injection system and method: A mobile communication device including an application running in a first memory of the device, an application audio unit in the first memory, the application audio unit being communicatively coupled to the application operating, and a telephony unit in the first memory, the telephony unit being communicatively coupled to the... Agent: Tip Solutions, Inc.
20120149342 - Priority inbox notifications and synchronization for mobile messaging application: At a client device with a display and in a method for displaying messages at the client device, the client device receives message information from a server system, the message information representing a set of messages. In accordance with a determination that the set of messages include one or more... Agent:
20120149343 - System and method for staging a mobile device through a voice staging server: A system for staging a mobile device is described. The system includes a mobility services platform (MSP) server for generating a staging profile. A voice staging server is coupled to the MSP server through a network. The voice staging server selects the staging profile. The mobile device is configured to... Agent: Symbol Technologies, Inc.
20120149345 - Automatic status update for social networking: The present invention is a computer based method for updating a user's social networking status based on the user's activities within a vehicle. A vehicle multimedia system having a navigation or GPS system, music playing capability, or hands-free cell phone connectivity capability connects to a user's mobile device or cell... Agent: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.
20120149344 - Method and system for remote notification and answering of a visitor at a dooor: Methods and systems in accordance with the present invention provide a Bluetooth, wifi or other wirelessly connected door answering system. This system may include a Bluetooth or wifi device, for example, which may be affixed to or near a door and is enabled to communicate with a software application running... Agent:
20120149346 - Pre-fetching of assets to user equipment: Systems and methods are disclosed for pre-fetching assets from content providers to user equipment (UE). In one embodiment, the UE initiates a pre-fetch operation to download assets from content providers in advance of an end user requesting the assets. The UE accesses a resource profile for the pre-fetch operation that... Agent:
20120149347 - Mobile device with enhanced telephone call information and a method of using same: A mobile device with enhanced telephone call information and a method of using same are provided. In accordance with one embodiment, there is provided a method of providing enhanced phone call information on a mobile communication device, comprising: receiving an incoming call on the device; identifying a contact name in... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120149348 - Client-managed group communication sessions within a wireless communications system: In an embodiment, a user equipment (UE) participating in a server-mediated communication session maintains an identifier of the session and a list of UEs that are currently participating in the session. The UE determines to suppress its participation level in the session, and configures a member update message to include... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120149349 - Location-based telephone conferences where a conference is associated with a coverage area: The application relates to location based telephone conferences. In a location based telephone conference, upon request from a user to join a telephone conference, his location is determined and he is joined to a conference according his location. However, in the prior art it is assumed that the user remains... Agent:
20120149352 - Context aware traffic management for resource conservation in a wireless network: Systems and methods of context aware traffic management for network and device resource conservation are disclosed. In one aspect, embodiments of the present disclosure include a method, which may be implemented on a system, for using characteristics of user activity on the mobile device to locally adjust behavior of the... Agent:
20120149353 - Decision support: Decision support information is exchanged over a secure wireless network among mobile computing devices, and also optionally a central command computer. Each of the mobile computing devices has one or more sensors connected and interfaced to it. Output data from the sensor(s) can be sent over the network to one... Agent: Blueforce Development Corporation
20120149351 - Method and system for network assisted discovery of femto cells: Method and system for a femto serving switch system. A request for registering a wireless device with a femto cell environment is received. The wireless device is registered based on the request with respect to the femto cell environment. Information related to the femto cell environment and one or more... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless
20120149350 - Stealth mode for wireless communications device: A device is configured to enter a stealth mode in response to a trigger and/or triggering event. The trigger/triggering event can be a voice command, a depression(s) of a button(s) or pattern of buttons on the device, a keyboard and/or softkey entry, entry of a pattern on the display of... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I Lp
20120149355 - System and method for provisioning a third party mobile device emulator: A method and apparatus for provisioning a third party mobile device emulator from desktop provisioning software, the method having the steps of: designating a common file space between the third party mobile device emulator and the desktop provisioning software; writing files to the common file space from one of the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120149354 - Vehicle information system: A vehicle information system includes: a vehicle-mounted device, a network processing device and a service center which is adapted for providing service for the vehicle-mounted device. A service configuration channel is configured between the network processing device and the service center and is adapted for transmitting configuration data which are... Agent: Shanghai Pateo Electronic Equipment Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
20120149358 - Method and apparatus for idle mode operation in femto-cell: Disclosed are a method and apparatus for solving an interference between femto base stations in an idle mode operation and facilitating searching of a femto cell in an idle mode. A method for operating a femto cell in an idle mode, includes: receiving an idle mode conversion notification from a... Agent:
20120149356 - Method of intelligent vehicle dialing: A method of operating a vehicle telematics unit includes determining the location of a vehicle equipped with a vehicle telematics unit; determining if telematics dialing software operated by the vehicle telematics unit includes a verbal dialing protocol used at the determined vehicle location; if not, identifying one or more verbal... Agent: General Motors LLC
20120149357 - Remote control method and system for smart card: The present invention provides a remote control method and system for a smart card. The remote control method for a smart card includes the following steps: a smart card management platform receives a request for destruction of a smart card from a user (S101); the smart card management platform carries... Agent:
20120149360 - System and method for user profiling from gathering user data through interaction with a wireless communication device: A system, method, and wireless communication device that profiles a user thereof, or a user at a second wireless communication device in communication therewith. The wireless communication device gathers user data for a user thereof, or from a user at a second wireless communication device, and either directly generates, or... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120149359 - Wireless remote control device using mobile phone: A wireless remote control device is provided using a mobile phone. The mobile phone's keys, touch-sensitive screen, gravity sensor, or audio controller are signal triggering means to issue instructions. A processing software is installed in the mobile phone and the instructions are processed by the processing software, delivered to a... Agent:
20120149361 - Mobile radio communication devices and methods for controlling a mobile radio communication device: According to various embodiments, a mobile radio communication device may be provided. The mobile radio communication device may include a receiver configured to receive information; a requirement determiner configured to determine whether first broadcast information scheduled to be received from a first base station is required; and a receiver controller... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag
20120149363 - Method and apparatus for power reduction control in home network environment: There are provided measures for power reduction control in a home network environment, which may be applicable in an interworking of a home network area and a macro network area. Such measures for power reduction control may for example include, upon receipt of an initial power reduction command from a... Agent:
20120149362 - Victim user equipment status: Methods are presented wherein a WTRU may determine, based on measurements, that it is a victim of interference from another cell such a closed subscriber group (CSG) cell. In addition, methods are presented for the UE to inform the CSG cell that UE is present and is a victim UE.... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20120149366 - Apparatus and method for selecting a visited network: The present invention is aimed to provide a mechanism whereby a roaming user can select a visited network allowed for roaming by the home network operator among a plurality of visited networks accessible through an access network. Therefore, the present invention provides a new method, a new roaming device likely... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20120149364 - Tiered wireless, multi-modal access sytem and method: A wireless, multi-modal access device and system adapted to integrate a number of communications networks operating in differing communication modes. to facilitate transfer of communication links during a communication session to promote efficient use of the communication networks. The system includes a plurality of Universal Multi-Modal Access. Devices UMMAD that... Agent: Mlr, LLC
20120149365 - Vehicle information system: A vehicle information system includes: a vehicle-mounted device, a voice service system and a service center which is adapted for providing service data. A first service channel system is configured between the voice service system and the vehicle-mounted device, and adapted for transmitting voice data. A second service channel is... Agent: Shanghai Pateo Electronic Equipment Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
20120149368 - Method and system for implementing cell phone services: The present invention relates to the field of communications. A method and system for implementing cell phone services are provided, which are capable of reducing the management cost and the management difficulty of cards and numbers of operators. The method for implementing cell phone services includes: storing a number in... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd
20120149367 - Synchronization of mobile device information in a wireless communication network: A technique for synchronization of mobile device information in a wireless communication network includes associating 300 a mobile device (MD) to a first access point (AP). A next step includes transmitting 302 a roam notification message from the first AP to all APs in network. A next step includes associating... Agent: Symbol Technologies, Inc.
20120149369 - Method and apparatus for supporting location services with roaming: Techniques for supporting location services (LCS) with roaming are described. A method of supporting LCS in a network comprising a Secure User Plane Location (SUPL) enabled terminal (SET), a home SUPL location center (H-SLC), and a serving SUPL location center (S-SLC) includes receiving, at the H-SLC, a location request message... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120149370 - Method and system for managing roaming of a mobile equipment: A method for managing roaming of a mobile equipment of a subscriber with the aid of a system, when the mobile equipment is roaming between a home network, and a foreign network. The method includes the steps with the aid of N number of monitors included in the system, wherein... Agent: Synpse International S.a.
20120149371 - User plane location based service using message tunneling to support roaming: An improved User Plane location based service (LBS) architecture and message flow, enabling seamless User Plane location based services even when a mobile or wireless device has roamed among different carrier networks. The present invention overcomes constraints inherent in the current protocol for roaming support defined by the Secure User... Agent:
20120149372 - Location information collection method and system for dual sim mobile terminals: A location information collection method and system for dual SIM mobile terminals are provided. The method includes sending, by a mobile terminal, a request for location information of the dual Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) terminal to at least one of multiple service centers providing communication services related respectively to SIM... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120149375 - Radio access network, base station, and data transfer method: A radio access network includes a storage that stores data to be transferred from a base station to a mobile station. When an intensity of a signal received by the mobile station from the base station falls below a threshold, receiving an indication indicating the intensity from the mobile station,... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120149373 - Redirecting mobile services in multiple overlapped wireless networks: Techniques, apparatuses, and systems for redirecting mobile services include generating a message with a redirection indication and transmitting the message to one or more mobile stations. A redirection indication can include an identifier for a wireless network operator and access information for a network associated with the wireless network operator.... Agent: Zte (usa) Inc.
20120149374 - Wireless communication system, base station, wireless communication method and recording medium: A wireless communication system (100) includes a plurality of mobile stations (30, 40), a macro base station (10), and a femtocell base station (20) that communicatively connects to a registered mobile station. The femtocell base station (20) includes: a handover execution unit (25) that, when a communication quality of a... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120149376 - Mobile station initiated load balancing in wireless communication networks: Techniques for load balancing across different access networks based on procedures initiated by a wireless terminal or mobile station and examples of using load balancing within the same access network to hand off a mobile station from one base station to another based on procedures initiated by the mobile station.... Agent: Zte (usa) Inc.
20120149378 - Handover method of terminal, and base station thereof: A handover method of a target base station is disclosed in the present invention, including: after a source base station to which a terminal belongs transmitting a handover request message to at least one alternate target base station, every alternate target base station notifying the source base station of a... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120149377 - Wireless communication systems and methods for processing handover messages thereof and computer program products thereof: Methods for processing messages in a wireless communication system including a femto network (FN) including at least one Home NodeB, a core network (CN), a macro network (MN) including a serving base station and a gateway located between the FN and the CN is provided. First, a handover request is... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute
20120149379 - Methods and systems for variable rate broadcast with soft handoff: Embodiments described herein relate to providing variable rate broadcast services with soft handoff in wireless communications. In an embodiment, a plurality of access points (e.g., servicing various cells in a broadcast area) may transmit a broadcast content in accordance with a rate set. The rate set may include a plurality... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120149380 - Computer readable medium and method to facilitate handover: A computer readable medium has machine readable instructions that can include a fingerprint detector to evaluate input data relative to mobility fingerprint data that defines at least one predetermined zone that is a proper subset of overlap in coverage areas between first and second radio technologies to determine whether to... Agent:
20120149381 - Wireless handoffs based upon activity correlation: A femtocell node exchanges user data with a wireless communication device. Subsequently, a macrocell node exchanges other user data with the wireless communication device. A handoff controller selects the femtocell node for a handoff from the macrocell node based on a correlation with the prior communications between the wireless communication... Agent: Sprint Communications Company L.p.
20120149382 - Telecommunications networks: A mobile telecommunications network includes a plurality of terminals, a core and a radio access network having a radio device for providing wireless communication resources to the terminals. Further provided is a processing device for recording information indicative of a movement cycle of at least one of the terminals through... Agent:
20120149385 - Blind channel detection techniques: Techniques for use in a blind detection process of information elements. Channels can be allocated into groups. For each group, resource blocks of each channel can be further divided into subspaces. A base station may communicate a number of channels in a group, a number of subspaces allocated to a... Agent:
20120149383 - Communication method and communication device using the same: A communication method and a communication device using the same method are proposed. The proposed communication method is adapted to a machine-to-machine communication device (M2M device) with low mobility, and includes following steps: reporting that the M2M device is low mobility to a communication network; reporting a sector, in which... Agent: Via Telecom, Inc.
20120149384 - Method for distributing channels for interphone, communication method, system and interphone: A method for distributing channels for interphone, a communication method, a system and an interphone are provided. The method for distributing channels for interphone includes: according to the subnet the interphone belongs to, acquiring the corresponding subnet resource information, determining a control channel and service channels that can be used... Agent: Hytera Communications Corp., Ltd.
20120149386 - Radio communication apparatus and radio communication method: Provided is a radio communication apparatus capable of reducing power consumption of user equipment by improving efficiency in the use of radio resources even in a case when a network node and the user equipment hold a plurality of bearer contexts shared therebetween. The apparatus comprises an information determination unit... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120149394 - Apparatus and method for providing a task reminder based on travel history: A method of providing a reminder of a task to be performed at a task location is disclosed herein. The method includes receiving a location of a user via a mobile communication device associated with the user at predetermined time intervals for tracking historical travel information of the user. The... Agent:
20120149388 - Classifying the position of a wireless device: Aspects describe using mobile device telemetry data with location reports from a small fraction of reporting devices to pre-compute a set of categorizing formulas that can quickly assign devices of unknown latitude, longitude, and/or altitude to specific values of latitude, longitude, and/or altitude. The described aspects perform a large percentage... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20120149387 - Detecting mobile device usage within wireless networks: A device sends, to a mobile device, instructions to collect location-based data associated with calls conducted by the mobile device over a wireless access network and receives, from the mobile device, the location-based data, where the location-based data includes a three-dimensional location and a time associated with each of multiple... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20120149391 - Information processing apparatus, information management server, information processing method, information management method, program, and information processing system: An information processing apparatus includes a position detection unit that detects a presence position of the information processing apparatus, a communication network information obtaining unit that obtains information regarding data communication in an accessible mobile communication network, and a data communication related information generation unit that generates data communication related... Agent: Sony Corporation
20120149389 - Method and system for providing service channel in a vehicular environment, method and system for switching service channel, and computer readable medium: A method for switching service channels in a vehicular environment is provided for performing communications between a user unit and a service provider unit according to a switch ratio between a service channel and a control channel in a multi-channel switching wireless communication environment. The method includes the following steps.... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute
20120149393 - Method, system and apparatus for acquiring cell location information: A method, a system and an apparatus for acquiring cell location information are disclosed in the embodiments of the present invention. The method includes the following steps: a serving mobile location center acquires the cell antenna location information from a network-side device; the serving mobile location center implements the positioning... Agent: China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology
20120149395 - Mobile device, and method and computer readable storage medium therefor: A mobile device includes: a location detecting unit configured to detect a location of the mobile device; an operation instructing unit configured to instruct a user to perform a specific operation when the location detecting unit detects a specific location; an operation detecting unit configured to detect the specific operation... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120149392 - Positioning node, user equipment and methods therein: Methods in a user equipment (UE) for enabling positioning of the UE in a radio communication network having a radio network node and a positioning node. The UE is served in a first cell controlled by the radio network node, and the UE knows or can obtain a system frame... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120149390 - System and method for total flight time ratio pattern matching: A method and system for estimating the location of a mobile device. A range of the mobile device to a reference station may be determined as a function of the time of transmission of a first signal transmitted from a base station and as a function of the time of... Agent: Andrew LLC
20120149398 - Controlling multi-mode devices: In an example embodiment, a technique for automatically controlling radio interfaces of a multi-mode device. Wireless interfaces are enabled or disabled based on the probability of network availability of the interfaces at a current geographical location.... Agent:
20120149397 - Determining geographic zone: Included are embodiments for determining data for at least one geographic zone. At least one embodiment of a method includes determining a geographic zone for monitoring and receiving data related to a contact of a user entering the geographic zone. Some embodiments include providing an indication, to the user, that... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20120149396 - Event based service: An event based service provides services and/or products based on an event. Services/products are made available to persons attending an event. Services, products, and/or advertisements can be made available to persons via wireless mobile communications devices. The services/products can be made available to persons attending an event. Services/products can be... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I Lp
20120149399 - Cellular telephone, personal digital assistant with dual lines for simultaneous uses: The present invention includes a method and apparatus for a handheld personal communications device capable of simultaneous wireless voice communications service and wireless data communications service. The invention includes providing wireless voice communications service to a first line of a handheld personal communications device and simultaneously providing wireless data communications... Agent:
20120149400 - Energy-efficient positioning system for smartphone using cell-id sequence matching: A method for navigation based on a cellid-aided positioning system includes: determining, at a cellid-aided positioning system-compatible device, that a user has moved through a sequence of cellids, wherein moving through a sequence of cellids comprises moving from a first region corresponding to a first cellid to a second region... Agent: Deutsche Telekom Ag
20120149401 - Methods and apparatus for associating mapping functionality and information in contact lists of mobile communication devices: A mobile communication device stores a contact list which includes a plurality of contacts, and identifies a user selection to map a location of a selected contact. In response, the device reads an address from an address field of the selected contact, sends to an address geocoding server the address... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120149402 - Method and apparatus optimizing receipt of call/broadcast paging messages by self-powered wireless communications devices: A wireless communications network (120) responds to each incoming call placed to a wireless communications device (134) by transmitting a call-paging message (418) within a corresponding partition of a digital radio frame of prescribed format. Responsive to each occurrence of a broadcast event (404), the network transmits (414) a repeating... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120149403 - Method and apparatus optimizing receipt of call/broadcast paging messages by self-powered wireless communications devices: A wireless communications network (120) responds to each incoming call placed to a wireless communications device (134) by transmitting a call-paging message (418) within a corresponding partition of a digital radio frame of prescribed format. Responsive to each occurrence of a broadcast event (404), the network transmits (414) a repeating... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120149409 - Customizable mobile message services: In one embodiment, a method includes: receiving, at a mobile device, a first service command and a second service command; sending the first service command from the mobile device to a server; sending the second service command from the mobile device to a server; receiving, at the mobile device, first... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.
20120149404 - Enhanced delivery of messaging data traffic: Devices, systems, and methods are disclosed for delivering enhanced message content to subscribers and for overcoming common incompatibilities found in message delivery mechanisms. Exemplary embodiments, of the present subject disclosure profile an intended recipient's network capabilities, the intended recipient's device, and/or the recipient's service feature profile. This profile is leveraged... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20120149407 - Message handling: The invention relates to handling a message addressed to a client terminal, which client terminal includes a messaging client for handling said messages. The method includes the steps of receiving a message addressed to the client terminal, said message including content destined to an “upper level” application, the “upper level”... Agent:
20120149405 - Methods and apparatus for managing messages: Methods and apparatus for managing messages may include receiving at a mobile device a message, such as a short message service (SMS) message. The methods and apparatus may further include determining a message priority for the message by comparing a source of the message with a set of rules defining... Agent:
20120149406 - Personalized channel service providing system, real-time channel service providing method, and personalized channel service providing system method: The present invention relates to a technology of maintaining and managing a contents push channel using a smart phone, and more particularly, to a personalized channel service providing system, real-time channel service providing method, and a personalized channel service providing method capable of maintaining and managing a personalized contents channel... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20120149408 - System and method for mobile network inter-device communications: A network node, UE device and method for providing inter-device communications between wireless user equipment (UE) devices in a wireless communications network. Responsive to a request for call set-up and to a determination that the devices are local to each other, a band is allocated to the devices for inter-device... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120149411 - Distributed antenna system, base station device, and antenna selection control method: An optimum communication mode and an optimum antenna are selected according to traffic and a radio propagation status of a terminal. With the use of traffic information between a base station and the terminal, an SISO communication or an SIMO communication is conducted if the traffic is small. It is... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20120149410 - Method and system for power allocation in a transmission system: In accordance with embodiments of the present disclosure, a method and system for allocating power in a transmission system may be provided. A method may include determining a channel quality for each of a plurality of subcarriers, wherein the channel quality for each individual subcarrier is equal to the signal-to-interference... Agent:
20120149413 - Reducing interference from dominant interfering neighboring base stations: An apparatus including a monitor configured to determine at least one dominant interfering neighbouring base station dependent on an associated at least one neighbouring base station interference parameter value and generator configured to generate at least one interference reduction request for the at least one dominant interfering neighbouring base station.... Agent:
20120149412 - System and method for interference control in simultaneous transmission systems: A wireless apparatus comprising a first and second transmitter, a first and second receiver, and a control unit configured to monitor the first and second receivers and the first and second transmitters for dynamically determined information, wherein the control unit is further configured to select/reselect system, handover and adjust a... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.
20120149414 - Interference management between multiple networks: Methods and apparatuses for interference management between multiple wireless networks are disclosed. The apparatuses, and methods for doing the same, communicate with one or more wireless devices in each of first and second wireless networks, the first and second wireless networks having a common spectrum and different air interface protocols,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120149415 - System, method and computer program for anonymous localization: The present invention provides a system, method and computer program for anonymous localization. The location of a mobile device can be determined based on received signal strength (RSS) from one or more access points (APs) and a radio map. A radio map can be generated by measuring RSS at a... Agent:
20120149416 - User location based switching between diversity and multiplexing: Multiple antennas at the transmitter and receiver increase the capacity in a wireless communication system. Received signal quality can be enhanced through diversity by transmitting the same symbol on multiple antennas. Data rate can be increased through multiplexing by transmitting different symbols on the transmitting antennas. Operating in one particular... Agent:
20120149418 - Bandwidth allocation: Bandwidth allocation apparatus for apportioning bandwidth resource to at least one communications network node, the apparatus comprising a processor assembly and a logic array, the processor assembly comprises a data processor and a memory, the data processor configured to execute instructions stored in the memory and the logic array comprising... Agent:
20120149417 - Resource profile adjustment for pre- fetching of assets to user equipment: Systems and methods are disclosed for adjusting resource profiles which are used by user equipment (UE) to pre-fetch assets from content providers. In one embodiment, a recommender system receives a resource profile from a UE. The resource profile indicates content providers that have assets for the UE to download in... Agent:
20120149419 - Communication operating method for dual standby mobile terminal and dual standby mobile terminal supporting the same: A communication operating method and a dual standby mobile terminal including a first communication module and a second communication module are provided. The first communication module supports forming a first communication channel with a first wireless communication network. A second communication module supports forming a second communication channel with a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120149420 - Wireless communications system and method: A mobile communications system having improved spectral efficiency, and methods and apparatus to achieve this improved spectral efficiency. In the mobile communications system communication with a plurality of mobile terminals is provided by a base station. Within the system terminals are adapted to communicate with one or more adjacent similar... Agent: Rockstar Bidco Lp
20120149421 - Method and system of providing service to a mobile device in a communication network: A mobile device registers with an infrastructure device coupled to a first communication network and then sends a request to activate PTT service in the first communication network. A communication server is adapted to receive the request to activate the PTT service, and to, thereby, activate the PTT service for... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120149426 - Communication device: A communication device and method are disclosed. Transmitted signals are transmitted from antennas. A beam is formed based on known-received signals by controlling a transmission directionality of the antennas. Transmitted power of the transmitted signals is controlled based on a time interval between a reception time during which the known-received... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120149425 - Method and apparatus for distributed transmission power control in wireless networks: Provided is a method and apparatus for distributed transmission power control in a wireless network. The method and apparatus for distributed transmission power control may substantially maximize a minimum value of a transmission rate of each transmitter by controlling a transmission power of each transmitter. The transmission power may be... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120149422 - Method of transmit power control for a random access channel and the computer program product thereof: A method of transmit power control for a random access channel uses historical information or information from a physical layer to determine the minimum power. In one embodiment, a previous ramping power is taken as a reference power of a current ramping. The reference power is calculated by adding an... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute
20120149423 - Real time transmission power control: Controlling the output power of a radio transmitter includes operating the transmitter at an initial power level setting and making an output power measurement. The measured value is adjusted by a desired incremental value and the adjusted value is then compared with the power of the original baseband signal to... Agent:
20120149427 - Uplink power control in aggregated spectrum systems: A method for communication includes modulating data in a wireless communication terminal to produce an aggregated-spectrum signal, which includes at least first and second signals in respective first and second spectral bands. The modulated data is transmitted in the first and second signals at respective first and second power levels.... Agent:
20120149424 - User equipment and method for performing downlink and/or uplink power control: A user equipment includes a plurality of antennas to receive downlink signals from a base station, a plurality of receiver circuits each coupled to a respective one of the plurality of antennas to process the received downlink signals, an SIR estimation unit to estimate a quality of the received downlink... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag
20120149428 - Method and device for implementing uplink synchronization: Embodiments of the invention provide a method and device for establishing uplink (UL) synchronization. The method includes: instructing a UE to perform a dedicated PRACH transmission; calculating a timing advance (TA) according to first timing information derived by itself and second timing information received from a plurality of non-serving base... Agent: Alcatel Lucent
20120149429 - Method and apparatus for facilitating controlled updating of a neighbor list: A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided to permit a neighbor list to be updated with a detected set cell such that the detected set cell may thereafter be utilized for determining a frequency quality estimate or for inter-frequency measurements and/or considered for inclusion in a virtual active... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120149431 - Ue measurements for hot spot detection: The present invention relates to a method for acquiring radio measurements in a mobile communication system. In accordance with one embodiment of the invention, the method comprises the steps of.—within a serving cell (A) operated by a radio access node (eNBA) and serving a particular user equipment (UEX), sending measurement... Agent:
20120149430 - User equipment, network node and methods therein: Embodiments herein relate to a method in a user equipment (10) for handling cell change in a radio communications network. The user equipment (10) is served by at least a first cell (11) controlled by a radio network node (12). The user equipment postpones one of a positioning session and... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20120149432 - Systems and methods for concurrently playing multiple images from a storage medium: Methods for storing on a storage or memory medium, and retrieving, and displaying of multiple images in a registered manner, the images have been recorded concurrently. The images may comprise at least 2 video programs. A camera system for recording multiple concurrent images is also disclosed. Lenses and corresponding image... Agent:
20120149434 - Serially reading identification information from a connection plug of an accessory device: An identification system includes a mobile communications device and an accessory having a connection plug with a conical tip. An insulating ring extends about the conical tip portion to define a tip detection contact. The device includes a tip detection pin positioned adjacent to an interior end portion of a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120149433 - Smart phone display and keyboard extension: A device for providing an external display and keypad for a smart-phone. The device has a port for receiving the smart phone. The device does not have its own computing power, but uses the computing power of the smart phone itself, thereby allowing the device to be smaller, lighter and... Agent: Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Netherlands B.v.
20120149436 - Location information erase on sim card: Methods and systems including non-transitory computer-readable storage media, for selectively erasing data stored at a wireless device are disclosed, The media include instructions that, when executed by a processor, cause the processor to perform a method including comparing a particular service provider identified by the data stored at the wireless... Agent:
20120149435 - Method and apparatus for using portable terminal: A method for using a portable terminal includes: determining whether an inserted SIM card contains one or more generated user accounts, and displaying a list of the existing user accounts; when any one of the user accounts is selected, identifying a setting value corresponding to the selected user account; and... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120149438 - Mobile phone of folding type and hinge device of the same: A mobile phone of a folding type is disclosed. The mobile phone of a folding type according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention may include: a first body provided with a first display portion; and a second body rotatably connected to the first body through at least one... Agent: Prexco Co., Ltd.
20120149439 - Mobile terminal device: A mobile telephone includes a display, a memory which stores at least an originator name associated with a telephone number or a mail address as originator information, and a display controller which controls display in notifying the arrival of an incoming telephone call or incoming electronic mail. It is determined... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120149437 - Portable electronic device: A portable electronic device includes a free floating display lens having a stiffener ring mounted on a peripheral region or edge of the free floating display lens to affect modal density and modal distribution of the free floating display lens. Additionally, a piezoelectric supporting structure is attached to the stiffener... Agent: Motorola-mobility, Inc.
20120149440 - Portable cell phone and a proimity regulation system for use with a portable cell phone: Proximity regulation systems for use with a portable cell phone and portable cell phones are disclosed. In one embodiment, the portable cell phone includes: (1) an operation mode input or circuit and (2) means for determining a transmit power level of the portable cell phone based on the operation mode... Agent: Agere Systems Incorporated
20120149441 - In-vehicle handsfree apparatus: An in-vehicle handsfree apparatus connects a handsfree profile (HFP) with a cellular phone, and then connects a service discovery profile (SDF) with the cellular phone to thereby designate a compliance state of the cellular phone with respect to a phone book access profile (PBAP) as a PBAP compliance flag. Then,... Agent: Denso Corporation
20120149442 - Method and apparatus for optimizing output power levels in power amplifiers: Some embodiments discussed relate to an apparatus comprising a power amplifier module. The power amplifier module includes a plurality of sensors, and a first digital communication port configured to provide a monitor signal from at least one of the plurality of sensors. The apparatus includes a transceiver module coupled to... Agent:
20120149443 - Contactless communication with authorization by human contact: A transponder comprising a resonant circuit, comprising an antenna and a capacitor, and at least one memory connected to the resonant circuit via an intermediate circuit, characterized in that the intermediate circuit comprises at least one contact zone for receiving a portion of human body, so that the positioning of... Agent: Stmicroelectronics (rousset) Sas
20120149444 - Stand for wireless phone: A stand for a wireless phone having a wireless emitter is provided. The stand includes a base, a wireless receiver for communicating with the wireless emitter, a control circuit, a rotatable body, and a driving mechanism. The base includes a wireless receiver communicating with the wireless emitter, and a control... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20120149445 - Button activated spring-loaded hinge assembly: A hinge assembly includes a follower member, a rotary member, two swing rods, a resilient member and a main shaft. The follower member includes a cam surface. The rotary member includes a latching cam surface. The two swing rods engage with the rotary second member. Each swing rod includes a... Agent: Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry., Ltd.
20120149448 - Flexible gaskets for wireless terminals with sliding members: Gaskets and wireless terminals with gaskets for sealing a space between sliding members in wireless terminals. The wireless terminals include: (a) a first member; (b) a second member overlying the first member, wherein at least one of the first and second members is configured to slide between open and closed... Agent:
20120149446 - Sliding mechanism with changeable paths and cellular phone having the same: A sliding mechanism with changeable paths and a cellular phone are disclosed. The sliding mechanism comprises a sliding plate, a V-shaped resilience device, and a fixed plate. The sliding plate is fixed to a sliding portion of the cellular phone, and the fixed plate is fixed on a holding base... Agent:
20120149447 - Sliding type portable terminal: A sliding type portable terminal includes: a first housing; a second housing coupled with the first housing in a state in which the second housing is slidable in one direction while facing the first housing; a guide member mounted on one surface of the first housing; and guide ribs provided... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.06/07/2012 > 136 patent applications in 82 patent subcategories. invention type
20120142267 - Antenna apparatus for mobile terminal: An antenna apparatus of a mobile terminal is provided. The apparatus includes a bar antenna, a Digital Multimedia Broadcasting (DMB) module, an additional function module, a switching unit, and a controller. The Digital Multimedia Broadcasting module is selectively connected with the bar antenna to perform a Digital Multimedia Broadcasting function.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120142268 - Signal transmission method,base station and wireless communication device: A signal transmission method, and a base station and a wireless communication device using the same station identifier are provided. The signal transmission method is adapted for a M2M device, and includes the following steps. A M2M device is configured as either a follower device or a leader device, and... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute
20120142269 - Adaptive range extender: In one or more embodiments, a cellular signal is received and amplified by a particular amount of gain. A power level of the amplified cellular signal is measured and compared to a power level threshold. The particular amount of gain is adjusted based on the comparison to alter the power... Agent:
20120142270 - Systems and methods to provide communication and monitoring of user status: An electronic and transducer device can be attached, adhered, or otherwise embedded into or upon a removable oral appliance or other oral device to form a two-way communication assembly. The device contains a motion sensor to detect external forces imposed on the user such as an explosion, for example. The... Agent: Sonitus Medical, Inc.
20120142272 - Communication apparatus, method of processing thereby, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium: A communication apparatus transmits an annunciation signal and detects an annunciation-signal transmission apparatus that is transmitting an annunciation signal. The communication apparatus places the transmission of its annunciation signal in a suspended state when annunciation-signal transmission apparatuses in excess of a predetermined number thereof are detected in a case where... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20120142271 - Windows portable devices interface for bluetooth low energy devices: A method and system are provided in which a Windows Portable Devices (WPD) driver installed and executed on a central device enables one or more applications on that device to interface with a peripheral device, such as a Bluetooth low energy (BLE) device. The peripheral device may utilize a Generic... Agent:
20120142273 - In-vehicle apparatus: An in-vehicle apparatus links up with a mobile device that executes an application. A memory of the in-vehicle apparatus stores acoustic data of a sound relevant to the application, and a receiver receives a direction signal transmitted from the mobile device at a timing specified by the application. An output... Agent: Fujitsu Ten Limited
20120142274 - Configurable segmented antenna: Systems, methods, and apparatus that utilize a configurable segmented antenna are presented herein. A monitor component can be configured to detect at least one parameter corresponding to one or more segments of an antenna integrated with a communications device. An antenna component can be configured to select at least one... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20120142275 - Radio communication apparatus and radio communication method: A radio communication device capable of lightening the influence of a frequency selective fading in the wide-band transmission of a single carrier thereby to prevent deterioration of error rate characteristics. In this device, an FFT unit subjects a modulated signal inputted from a modulation unit to a Fourier transformation. A... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120142276 - Method and apparatus for data aided channel quality estimation: Methods and apparatuses for data aided channel quality estimation using both pilot and data information are disclosed herein. In one exemplary aspect, a method for estimating channel quality in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises estimating a pilot noise variance based on a pilot signal received from... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120142277 - Intelligent coupler: In accordance with an embodiment of the invention, there is provided an antenna coupler for providing a radio frequency interface between a radio frequency electronic system of a unit under test and automatic test equipment for the radio frequency electronic system. The antenna coupler comprises a mechanical interface to secure... Agent:
20120142279 - Communication method and communication apparatus: A communication method for transmitting a control signal from a first communication apparatus to a second communication apparatus, wherein the first communication apparatus performs a retransmission process in which the control signal is transmitted repeatedly until a positive acknowledgment signal is received or until a termination condition is satisfied, and... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20120142278 - Method, system and transmission distribution network element for indicating data-distribution: The present invention provides a method and system for indicating data offload, and a traffic offload network element, the method comprises: when a radio bearer is established or modified, a mobility management unit of a core network notifies a traffic offload network element of the bearer type of the bearer... Agent:
20120142280 - Low cost, active antenna arrays: A transmitter system including: a bidirectional signaling (BDS) network having first and second networks for carrying first and second carrier signals, and having a set of n phase synchronous location pairs (ai, bi),; and also including tunable transmitter circuits for driving an antenna array, each tunable transmitter circuit having an... Agent: Blue Danube Labs, Inc.
20120142282 - Method of controlling a plurality of internal antennas in a mobile communication device: In one embodiment, a mobile communication device comprises a first antenna; a second antenna; and a controller, based on a detected obstruction, for selecting one of said first antenna or said second antenna.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120142281 - Transmitting-receiving apparatus: In one embodiment, receiving a first radio frequency (RF) signal from a first node, generating a first digital data set by decoding the first received RF signal, determining whether a first address in the first digital data set is associated with at least one of a first radio network or... Agent:
20120142283 - Wireless communication apparatus: A wireless communication apparatus using a frequency signal produced by a frequency synthesizer operates at a reduced power consumption and includes a reception portion comprising a first mixer mixing a signal based on the received wireless signal and the frequency signal, a second mixer mixing the first mixer output signal... Agent: Lapis Semiconductor Co., Ltd.
20120142284 - System and method for adjacent channel power detection and dynamic bandwidth filter control: A system for detecting and minimizing interference in a radio receiver includes a plurality of bandpass filters having different response characteristics, a power detector configured to compare a power output of a first bandpass filter and a second bandpass filter, and logic to cascade a third bandpass filter when the... Agent:
20120142285 - Antenna switching system and antenna switching method: According to one embodiment, an antenna switching system includes a (a≧3) antennas and a selector. The selector selects b1 (2≦b1<a) antennas out of the antennas at first timing, causes the selected antennas to configure an array antenna, selects, at second timing, b2 (2≦b2<a) antennas including c (1≦c<b1) antennas among the... Agent: Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha
20120142286 - Radio device: According to one embodiment, a radio device comprises a differential antenna that has a pair of differential power supply terminals, a transmitter that transmits a first signal via the differential antenna, a receiver that has a pair of differential input terminals and receives a second signal via the differential antenna,... Agent:
20120142288 - Method of controlling wireless communication system and wireless communication system: A first device transmits a training signal with a fixed beam pattern, a second device receives the training signal while scanning a beam direction, and then it obtains first AWVs each having a main beam or sub-beam beam direction in an incoming direction in the second device. Next, the first... Agent:
20120142287 - Oscillator circuit, radio communication device and semiconductor integrated circuit: According to one embodiment, an oscillator circuit includes a first comparator circuit, a second comparator circuit, a first voltage control circuit, a second voltage control circuit, a clock generation circuit. The first comparator circuit is configured to compare a first voltage with a first threshold voltage to generate a first... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120142289 - Circuit arrangement and method for setting an analog output signal: A circuit arrangement includes a signal processing unit and a regulation unit. The signal processing unit processes an input signal to form an analog output signal. The regulation unit is coupled to the signal processing unit in order to produce a digital regulation signal as a function of the analog... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh
20120142290 - Apparatus and method for detecting effective radiated power: Provided is an apparatus and method for measuring effective radiated power. The apparatus includes a reference signal power measuring unit configured to measure power of a reference signal from a wireless signal transmitted from a wireless device, and an effective radiated power calculating unit configured to calculate effective radiated power... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute Of Daejeon
20120142291 - Distribution of transmit signal to multiple transmit antennas for reduction of measured specific absorption rate: Various embodiments of the present invention recognize at least two zones of operation for a communication device. In a first zone, which is sufficiently spaced away from a human head or body that SAR limits will be met, transmit power delivered to an antenna of a communication device may be... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20120142292 - Wireless communication apparatus: A wireless communication apparatus includes a local oscillator that generates a plurality of LO (Local Oschillation) signals corresponding to frequencies of a plurality of input RF (Radio Frequency) signals, an accumulator that accumulates the plurality of LO signals generated by the local oscillator to generate an accumulated signal, a mixer... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20120142293 - Mobile radio communication devices and methods for controlling a mobile radio communication device: In an embodiment, a mobile radio communication device is provided. The mobile radio communication device may include a receiver configured to receive radio pilot information via a predefined physical radio channel according to a radio communication technology family, wherein the radio pilot information includes availability information about the availability of... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh
20120142294 - Fine gain tuning: A circuit tuneable between first and second frequencies comprising gain control circuitry operable to control the gain of the circuit between the first and second frequencies, the gain control circuitry comprising a resistor network having: at least two resistor lines arranged in parallel, each resistor line comprising one or more... Agent: Cambridge Silicon Radio Limited
20120142295 - Antenna selection method and device: An antenna selection method includes respectively utilizing each antenna of a plurality of antennas to receive a plurality of transmission signals from a plurality of stations to generate a plurality of reception signals, respectively estimating a plurality of signal quality indicators corresponding to the plurality of stations according to the... Agent:
20120142296 - Methods for selecting antennas to avoid signal bus interference: Electronic devices may have multiple antennas. A first antenna may be located at one end of a device and a second antenna may be located at another end of the device. An input-output port in a device may have a connector that receives a mating connector associated with external equipment.... Agent:
20120142297 - Receiver: A receiver includes an RF unit, a mixer which converts the output of the RF unit, a signal processing unit which filters the converted signal, a demodulator which demodulates the filtered signal, a level detector which compares a level of one of signals present between an input of the RF... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120142298 - Rf peak detection scheme using baseband circuits: A receiver includes an antenna configured to receive a set of RF signals, and a low-noise amplifier (LNA) coupled to the antenna and amplify the set of RF signals to generate a set of amplified signals. The receiver further includes a down-conversion mixer configured to down convert the set of... Agent:
20120142299 - Methods and apparatus for controlling a gain state of a wireless receiver operating in an idle mode: A communication device reads and stores in memory a state value which was utilized for operating a communication subsystem during a wake-up period of the communication subsystem. The device then causes the communication subsystem to enter into a sleep mode. Subsequently, the device causes the communication subsystem to exit from... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120142300 - Communication device including multiple lo receivers: Some embodiments of the present disclosure relate to multiband receivers that include at least one divider unit having a divisor that is other-than-two. For example, in some embodiments the divisor is an odd integer (e.g., three). Such divisors allow oscillators for respective receiver subunits in a multi-band receiver to have... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag
20120142301 - Ultra low power, low noise switched capacitor radio frequency mixer: Presented herein are systems, methods, and apparatus for ultra-low power, low noise switched capacitor radio frequency mixer. In one embodiment, there is described a method for mixing a signal. The method comprises mixing with a mixer, a received signal with a mixing signal to generate a mixed signal. The mixing... Agent:
20120142302 - Down sampling method and down sampling device: In the field of communications technologies, a down sampling method and a down sampling device are provided, to enable the energy of a down sampling point obtained in down sampling to be as large as possible. The down sampling method includes: extracting energy statistical values of sampling point sets in... Agent:
20120142303 - Receiving apparatus, receiving method and program thereof: A receiving apparatus to receive data by use of a second protocol data unit, which stores a plurality of first protocol data units of a first layer set for each of plural radio bearers and which is based on a second layer corresponding to a lower layer of the first... Agent:
20120142304 - Power amplifiers for wireless systems: A wireless transceiver may include a power amplifier that uses an envelope tracker. The envelope tracker may include stacked buck switching supply modulators, each having two different supply voltages. In one embodiment, the two different supply voltages are higher and lower supply voltages, which relaxes the voltage head room on... Agent:
20120142307 - Broadcast alerting message aggregator/gateway system and method: A message processing system and method providing a broadcast message to a plurality of user devices located within a geographically defined broadcast target area, the system including a broadcast service bureau communicatively coupled for receiving from a broadcast agent access system providing a broadcast request from an originating broadcast agent... Agent: Envisionit LLC
20120142308 - Device and method for processing emergency call in a portable terminal: Disclosed is a device and a method for processing an emergency call in a portable terminal regardless of a SIM card activated by a user's selection. The device includes a plurality of SIM cards, and a controller to make a control so that a SIM card capable of performing a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120142305 - Emergency communication using images: There are disclosed methods that enable a user in an emergency situation to capture an image (such as a picture image or a video image) and transmit the image to an emergency authority (such as a PSAP) and/or to another party. In some embodiments, these operations can be performed while... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120142309 - Information communication system, emergency use device, and portable communication device: An information processing system includes an emergency use device and a portable communication device. The emergency use device includes an identification information storage section which stores identification information indicating a usage state and a transmitting section which transmits the identification information stored in the identification information storage section in response... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120142306 - Priority communications in a shared access telecommunications network: Described herein are systems and techniques that can coordinate priority communications for the users of one telecommunications network relative to the users of other such networks. This may be useful in emergency situations where one of the networks comprises a public services entity, which may from time to time demand... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.
20120142311 - Charging system and method: The present invention provides a charging method, including: a mobility management network element obtaining charging policy information of a terminal from a user subscription data network element; an access network element obtaining the charging policy information of the terminal from the mobility management network element; and the access network element... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120142310 - System and method for managing mobile devices and services: The mobile device management system provides for administration of mobile devices associated with a customer and supported by multiple service providers or carriers. The system provides a central, customized interface for management of mobile devices. The system aggregates customer policies, service plan information from various service providers and specific end... Agent: Integrated Mobile, Inc.
20120142312 - Systems and methods to process transaction requests: Systems and methods are provided to facilitate on-site processing of transaction requests. In one aspect, a system includes a data storage facility to store an account identifier of a user and a phone number of the user and an interchange coupled with the data storage facility. The interchange includes a... Agent: Boku, Inc.
20120142313 - Method and apparatus for configuring and locating a home base station: Techniques for configuring a Home evolved Node B (HeNB) in a location server and positioning the HeNB are disclosed. In one aspect, location for a HeNB is supported based on LTE Positioning Protocol (LPP) messages. The HeNB communicates LPP messages with a location server. These LPP messages are terminated at... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120142315 - Method for authentication and key establishment in a mobile communication system and method of operating a mobile station and a visitor location register: The present invention relates to a method whereby the mobile station and a visitor location register create and share a ciphering key and an integrity key in order to directly authenticate each other. The communication method in a mobile communication system such as this includes registering the mobile station with... Agent:
20120142316 - Privacy protection method and apparatus for mobile terminal: A privacy protection method and apparatus for a mobile terminal are provided. The method includes specifying basic information, privacy protection indication, and fictitious information of a contact item to be recorded in a contact list, determining, when a contact is received from an external terminal, whether a privacy protection function... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20120142314 - Self provisioning of wireless terminals in wireless networks: A method of acquiring telecommunications service is disclosed. The method comprises listening to a wireless signal from a wireless network and decoding a country code from the wireless signal. The method further comprises selecting a subscriber identity based at least in part on the country code of the wireless signal... Agent: Jasper Systems
20120142317 - User-initiated communications during multimedia content playback on a mobile communications device: A multimedia display process executing in a mobile device traps user input signals to allow switching from display of multimedia to another task without requiring manual termination of the multimedia display process by the user.... Agent: Videopression LLC
20120142318 - Method and system for determining and managing the presence and availability of cellular phones: The invention provides a method and system for determining the presence and availability of cellular phones, to maximize the number of completed calls. A web server monitors the cell-phone availability status of subscribing users. A software application periodically updates the server with the subscribing user's cellular phone availability status. Upon... Agent:
20120142321 - Method for collecting data of users of active mobile telephones: Furthermore, the postal code areas are determined in which the cells of the housing locations are situated and, subsequently, the statistical data associated with these postal codes are retrieved from a further data base. These statistical data are then coupled to the unique numbers of the mobile telephones that were... Agent:
20120142320 - Method for filtering incoming calls to communication device: A method filters incoming calls to a communication device. The communication device stores at least one filter rule used to deny or accept incoming calls of a designated phone number in a designated time interval. After the at least one filter rule is activated, the communication device can process incoming... Agent: Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20120142319 - Systems and methods for joint analytics on user level and network level data of a communications network: Systems and associated methods provide for joint analytics on user level data and network level data. Systems and methods provide for accessing telecommunication network user level data and network level data and integrating analysis on both data types to produce a common result. Embodiments utilize joint analytics to generate patterns... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120142322 - Providing location information using matrix code: A method for providing a user of a mobile electronic device with information regarding the geographic location of a business entity. The method includes detecting, utilizing the mobile electronic mobile device, a matrix code. The matrix code is encoded with data relating to the business entity. The method further includes... Agent: Echostar Technologies L.L.C.
20120142323 - Caller information displaying method, cellular phone, and non-transitory computer readable medium storing program: Provided is a caller information displaying method capable of displaying caller information with latest data registered in a cellular phone on a Bluetooth device at an earlier timing. The caller information displaying method according to an exemplary embodiment is a caller information displaying method for displaying caller information on a... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120142324 - System and method for providing conference information: A method for providing information for a conference at one or more locations is disclosed. One or more mobile devices monitor one or more starting requirements of the conference and transmit input sound information to a server when the one or more starting requirements of the conference is detected. The... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120142326 - Method and apparatus for triggering group intelligence service of mobile access hunting: A method for triggering a Mobile Access Hunting (MAH) group intelligent service is disclosed in the present invention. The method comprises: a Mobile Switching Center (MSC) sends an analysis information request message for triggering a Called-Routing-Address-Available trigger to a Service Control Point (SCP), wherein said analysis information request message carries... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120142325 - Private branch exchange and telephone system: This private branch exchange includes a first communication portion acquiring connection target specifying information related to a connection target from a portable terminal, a second communication portion allowing telephone communication between a fixed telephone corresponding to the portable terminal and the connection target, and a control portion making a call... Agent: Funai Electric Co., Ltd.
20120142331 - Evolving algorithms for telecommunications network nodes by genetic programming: A method is provided of evolving algorithms for network node control in a telecommunications network node by updating a model of the network node, and genetic programming by (a) generating algorithms, (b) determining fitness level of the algorithms based on the model of the network node, and (c) selecting the... Agent:
20120142328 - System and method for assisting in powering on sleeping network entities: Techniques are provided to facilitate offloading of mobile entities from a serving network entity. For example, there is provided a location-based method that involves, in response to a load of the requesting entity exceeding a load threshold, identifying candidate network entities to which to offload a user equipment (UE), each... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120142329 - System and method for imei detection and alerting: A system and method for detecting and storing information regarding a mobile communications device within a mobile communications network. Initially, a first data record is received at a subscriber/device database comprising subscriber/device data. Next, a second data record is received at the subscriber/device database comprising additional subscriber/device data. A first... Agent:
20120142330 - System and method for transactional application lifecycle management for mobile devices: The present disclosure relates to networks and lifecycle transaction management of mobile devices. There is provided a system and method for managing the lifecycle of applications on mobile devices. The system has components for implementing a method comprising the steps of creating a transaction context comprising a transaction command, sending... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120142327 - System and method of wireless communication: A method of providing wireless communication service to a mobile phone is provided. The method comprises identifying common mobile phone applications and selectively supported mobile phone applications, installing the common mobile phone applications and the selectively supported mobile phone applications in read only memory of the mobile phone, each of... Agent: Sprint Communications Company L. P.
20120142332 - Data download method and terminal: The present invention provides a data downloading method and a terminal, wherein the data downloading method includes: a communication processor receiving an open channel request from a universal integrated circuit card, and sending a connection request message to an application processor according to the open channel request; the communication processor... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120142334 - Radio communication system, small cell base station, radio terminal, transmission power control method, and allocation control method: A radio communication system wherein a femto cell base station (100a) is located in a macro cell (MC1) and a radio terminal (200a) is connected to the femto cell base station (100a) and wherein the femto cell base station (100a) or radio terminal (200a) controls, based on a propagation loss... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120142333 - Systems and methods for information exchange and synchronization using dtmf over telephone communication channels: Systems, methods, protocols and apparatus for information exchange and synchronization using DTMF signaling over telephone communication channels are provided. Information is packetized and converted from one format, e.g., ASCII formatted data, to another format, e.g., BCD formatted data. The information is wrapped in one or more packets by a sending... Agent:
20120142335 - Apparatus and method for network based wireless network test: A method and an apparatus for network based wireless network test which allows wireless network operators to reduce the manpower and resource used in traditional drive test task by utilizing existing data in the network and the trend that more and more mobile devices can provide precise location and mobile... Agent:
20120142336 - Operation in case of radio link failure: Attempting recovery from an unexpected radio link failure. A backup user context is created for a terminal device served currently by a relay base station relaying a radio connection between the terminal device and fixed cellular network infrastructure including a fixed base station communicating with the relay base station, wherein... Agent:
20120142339 - Interference control method, macro terminal, macro base station, and femtocell base station: Provided is an interference control method that, in the case where a macro terminal does not exist close to the femtocell terminal, improves the coverage performance and bit rate of femtocell terminals, and also prevent deterioration in the performance of femtocell base stations, femtocell terminals, or macro terminals. In this... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120142338 - Method and system for implementing local call local switch: A method for implementing local call local switch (LCLS) is provided in the present invention, and the method includes that: a mobile switching center (MSC) at a calling side receives a call establishment request of a calling user, and a MSC at a calling side transmits the local reference to... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120142337 - Temporary activation of inter-rat features in base stations: Systems and methods are disclosed for temporarily activating inter-RAT features in neighboring base stations when a base station becomes out of service. A system in one embodiment receives a notification message from a base station that the base station becomes out of service. The system then identifies other base stations... Agent:
20120142342 - Base station apparatus, communication system, communication method, and program: A femtocell base station is a base station apparatus connected to a fixed communication network through a terminating device for a wire communication line and communicable with a mobile phone by radio communication. The femtocell base station includes: an acquiring unit that acquires location information from the fixed communication network,... Agent: Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.
20120142341 - Internetworking between a network capable of carrying voice over packet access and a network not capable of carrying voice over packet access: Systems, methods, and computer program products for interworking messages between a first network capable of carrying voice calls over packet access according to a predetermined criterion and a second network not capable of carrying voice calls over packet access according to the predetermined criterion are disclosed. The location of the... Agent: Sonus Networks
20120142340 - Method and apparatus for conveying usage and access rights information for each sub-slot on a carrier: Apparatuses and methods are disclosed for increasing calling capacity in a carrier by dividing timeslots on the carrier into sub-slots and for conveying usage and access rights information for each sub-slot on a carrier. A base station configures a control signal that is associated with each of a plurality of... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120142343 - Location based idle mobile frequency selection: A mobile network sector is served via at least an antenna and a mobile network base station transceiver to provide communications with a mobile station. The mobile station includes a mobile station antenna and a location determination device for identifying a geographic location of the mobile station. A transceiver in... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless
20120142344 - Method and apparatus for supporting location services with roaming: Techniques for supporting location services with roaming are described. A method of supporting location services (LCS) for a mobile station roaming from a home network and communicating with a visited network includes receiving a domain name system (DNS) query at a DNS of the home network from a packet data... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120142345 - Cooperative communication methods and a device for a target terminal and a cooperative terminal: Provided is a cooperative communication technology of a target terminal and a cooperative terminal. In an environment in which interference exists between cells, cooperation between terminals may be performed in order to improve quality of signals that are received from a base station.... Agent:
20120142348 - Device and method for reducing electric current consumption in dual sim card terminal: The present disclosure relates to a device and a method for reducing an electric current consumption in a dual SIM card terminal, which reduces the electric current consumed in an idle state of a dual SIM card terminal. The device includes: a first SIM card and a second SIM card;... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120142350 - Method and apparatus for management of inactive connections for service continuity in an agnostic internet protcol multimedia communication system: State machine diagram (300) illustrates inactive connection (303) management wherein all bindings are deregistered, but active sessions remain. The mobile station may, re-register the connection (309), to stop the Linger Timer (305) and return the connection to the active state (303) before timeout, or otherwise before the inactive connection is... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20120142347 - Method and system for obtaining radio access network (ran) information of cellular telecommunications networks: A system for obtaining information relating to an idle mobile station in a cellular network is provided. The system includes a computing platform which is in communication with a radio network controller of the cellular network. The computing platform is configured for (i) generating and sending an input signal through... Agent: Intucell Ltd.
20120142349 - Mobile communication method, mobile communication system and access entity: An embodiment of the invention provides a communication system. The communication system includes a user equipment which is moving within a coverage of a first network and a second network and is configured to send a location update request to a third access entity of the second network; and the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20120142346 - Wireless communication system, base station apparatus, wireless communication terminal and wireless communication method: A wireless communication system according to the present invention includes a wireless communication terminal and a base station apparatus. The base station apparatus transmits to the wireless communication terminal, cell information relating to a cell of the base station apparatus, and selectability information indicating whether the cell information is manually... Agent:
20120142351 - Cellular system and hand-off quality improvement method: A base station calculates numerical value data regarding hand-off quality by carrier and by neighbor station. The base station transmits the calculated numerical value data to a management apparatus. The base station receives an improvement instruction from the management apparatus, changes transmission electric power or a transmission direction of an... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20120142353 - Communication system: A communication system is described in which mobile telephones that are members of closed subscriber groups associated with home base stations are able to roam between neighbouring home node base stations in a manner that reduces load on the core network.... Agent:
20120142354 - Communications system: A target communications device receiving from a source communications device a notification that a user communications device is to be handed over from that source communications device, provides the source communications device with multiple component carrier information for use by the user communications device. The multiple component carrier information includes... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120142355 - Communications system: A user communications device having active and idle states operates in a cellular communications network in which user communications devices communicate via network communications devices of cells of the network. History data identifying the cells in which the user communications device has camped whilst in the idle mode or identifying... Agent:
20120142356 - Communications system: A user communications device, such as a mobile telephone, obtains and reports capability information to a serving base station. The capability information identities if a neighbouring UTRAN base station is HSPA/EDCH capable. The serving E-UTRAN base station can use this information to control handover decisions and load balancing performed thereby.... Agent:
20120142352 - System and method for user equipment mobility support in a heterogeneous network: A method for supporting mobility in a user equipment by a macro cell as the user equipment moves into a coverage area of a low power node includes receiving a measurement report from the user equipment, and selecting a technique for supporting mobility according to the measurement report, and a... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.
20120142357 - Handover control system, target control apparatus, source control apparatus, handover control method, and computer readable medium: A second control apparatus (1B) is configured to be able to investigate handover possibilities of a plurality of cells including cells (41 B, 42A, and 42C) in response to receipt of a handover request message transmitted from a first control apparatus (1A). The second control apparatus (1B) is configured to... Agent: Nec Corporation
20120142359 - Wireless router system and method: A wireless router employing a technique to couple a plurality a host services or host systems and a plurality of wireless networks. A method to route data items between a plurality of mobile devices and a plurality of host systems through a common wireless router. A point-to-point communication connection is... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20120142358 - Wireless terminal device, control method and control system: A cellular telephone device includes: a synchronization unit that establishes synchronization with a base station of a CDMA system beforehand to obtain synchronization information for establishing synchronization with the base station; a storage unit that stores the synchronization information; and a switching unit that establishes synchronization with a base station... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120142360 - Method and apparatus for planning mobile switching centers in a wireless network: A method and apparatus for providing planning of a plurality of mobile switching centers in a wireless network are disclosed. For example, the method obtains input data, and determines a limit for at least one mobile switching center parameter in accordance with the input data. The method determines if the... Agent:
20120142361 - Method, device and system for reconfiguring aggregation cell: The present invention provides a method for reconfiguring an aggregated cell, which includes that: a network side device judges whether the aggregated cell of a user equipment (UE) needs to be changed in the cell set in which the carriers can be aggregated; when the judgment result is that the... Agent: China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology
20120142362 - Access control method for certain user targeted base station, base station apparatus and mobile communication management apparatus: In a mobile communication system including Home eNBs, information on mobile stations permitted to access each Home eNB are registered, and the permitted mobile stations are connected to the Home eNB at substantially the same time as the registration of the access permission. In order to control access to a... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120142364 - Interference-control method and femto base station: Provided are an interference-control method and femto base station whereby inter-cell interference between a femtocell and a macrocell is decreased without a loss in throughput or coverage of the femto base station. A nearby-macro-terminal detection unit (306) in the femto base station (103) detects whether there are any macro terminals... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120142363 - Method and apparatus for increasing call capacity on a carrier: A method and apparatus is disclosed for increasing calling capacity in a carrier using enhanced Terrestrial Trunk Radio (TETRA) protocols. The method includes transmitting, by a base station to at least one mobile station, a permission signal for an assigned timeslot on a carrier, wherein each timeslot is divided into... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20120142365 - Method and apparatus for mitigating interference in a wireless communication system supportng heterogeneous networks: A method and apparatus for mitigating interference in a wireless communication system supporting heterogeneous networks are disclosed. When the wireless communication system includes a first network and a second network, the method includes generating information indicating whether each of uplink component carriers is used for transmission of control information in... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120142371 - Apparatus and method for updating a location in a wireless access system: The present disclosure relates to a method of allowing a terminal to perform a location update in an idle mode in a wireless access system, and the method may include receiving, from a base station, a machine-to-machine (M2M) terminal specific idle mode timer; and performing a location update based on... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120142366 - Determining positions in a wireless radio system: A method is described for expanding the radio-map of a WiFi system. A hotspot (HS4) of which the position is unknown and to be estimated is “seen” in a number of fingerprints (FP1, FP2, FP3), each taken at a different position. Several hotspots with a known position (HS1, HS2 and... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20120142370 - Localization of a wireless communication device: A method, computer program product and system for improving the localization of a wireless communication device within an area covered by a transceiver infrastructure includes triggering the wireless communication device to emit a positioning signal. A positioning signal is received from the wireless communication device by a further wireless communication... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20120142372 - Method and device for updating the date and time of an electronic system, in particular a cellular mobile telephone: Device for updating the date and time of an electronic system, said device comprising connection means for connecting the electronic system with an assisted global positioning system, recovery means for recovering assistance data emitted by the assisted global positioning system, determination means for determining the current date and time of... Agent: St-ericsson Sa
20120142367 - Method of communication between a vehicle telematics unit and a call center: A method and system of communication between a vehicle telematics unit and a call center via a personal mobile device identifier. The method involves detecting the presence of a personal mobile device at a vehicle, receiving a mobile device identifier from the mobile device, assigning the mobile device identifier to... Agent: General Motors LLC
20120142373 - Methods and apparatuses for reduction of interference during positioning measurements: The exemplary embodiments of the present invention relate to methods and apparatuses enabling reduction of interference in a wireless system in order to assist a user equipment in performing positioning measurements. According to exemplary embodiments of the present invention, a radio network node is configured to: receive a measurement report... Agent:
20120142368 - Obtaining location server address on a mobile device: A mobile device may determine an address of a location server to use for location-based services to the mobile device. In one implementation, a mobile device may retrieve a service list that indicates services available to the mobile device and determine whether location-based services are enabled for the mobile device.... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing, Inc.
20120142374 - Ranging in umts networks: A method and system for determining an approximate range from a location measurement unit to a mobile device. An uplink signal from the mobile device is received by the location measurement unit, and an uplink frame marker is determined from the uplink signal. A downlink signal is received at the... Agent: Andrew, LLC
20120142376 - System and method for locating a mobile communication terminal in a geographical area: A method, and corresponding system, for locating mobile communication terminals associated with a mobile radio network covering a geographical area. Antenna probabilities for a plurality of sub-areas of the geographical area are determined and stored, and locations of mobile communication terminals are estimated based on antennas used by the mobile... Agent:
20120142369 - System and method for monitoring and disseminating mobile device location information: A computer-implemented mobile device locating method is provided. The method includes monitoring a location indication of a mobile device and an indication of precision or accuracy of the location indication. A change in the precision or accuracy of the location indication is identified, and a position of the mobile device... Agent: Wavemarket, Inc.
20120142375 - System and method for multiple range estimation location: A system and method of determining the location of a mobile station by determining the time of transmission of a signal by a mobile station and determining range rings at a plurality of reference stations receiving the transmitted signal, where the range rings represent the distance of the mobile station... Agent: Andrew, LLC
20120142377 - Showing realistic horizons on mobile computing devices: In general, this disclosure describes techniques for providing a user of a computing device with the ability to view a realistic map of the sky based on information associated with the current location of the user. The information may be geographical information, orientation or directionality of the computing device, time... Agent: Google Inc.
20120142378 - Method and apparatus for determining location of mobile device: A method for determining a location of a mobile device with reference to locations of a plurality of reference devices is disclosed. The mobile device receives ambient sound and provides ambient sound information to a server. Each reference device receives ambient sound and provides ambient sound information to the server.... Agent: Qualcommm Incorporated
20120142379 - Mobile terminal and method for controlling the mobile terminal: A mobile terminal includes a position location module, a wireless communication unit, a user input unit, and a controller. The controller is configured to obtain first position information via the position location module in response to a first command received via the user input unit, receive second position information via... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120142380 - Sms forwarding service for mobile devices: At least one network device is configured to activate a short message service (SMS) forwarding service for a first mobile device, where the SMS forwarding service forwards SMS messages, intended for the first mobile device, to a second mobile device. The at least one network device is further configured to... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing, Inc.
20120142381 - System and method for filtering long short message: The disclosure discloses a system and a method for filtering a long short-message, wherein the method comprises the following steps: step 1: a network security agent module sends a short message which is from a short message center and/or a short message gateway to a real-time monitoring service processing module... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120142382 - System and method for policing spectrum usage: Transferring spectrum use rights may include ascertaining information regarding available spectrum for use in wireless communications. A request for spectrum use from a spectrum user system may be matched with available spectrum. A spectrum certificate may be issued to the spectrum user system, where the spectrum certificate contains at least... Agent: Spectrum Bridge, Inc.
20120142383 - Broadcasting content: A system is configured to: receive information identifying a geographic location of a user device of the user; identify a first recording device based on the geographic location and preferences of the user; instruct the first recording device to record content associated with the user; receive the content from the... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20120142384 - System and method for detecting wireless communications activity within a predetermined area and for generating messages to selected communication devices: A system and method is disclosed for detecting the presence and level of wireless communications activity within a predetermined area, without disclosing the identity of the wireless users, and for generating a message to certain information and communications devices in response to the detection of a predetermined level of wireless... Agent:
20120142386 - Method and system to make current wireless radios cognitive using an external sensor and application level messaging: A system and method for converting a non-cognitive radio into a cognitive radio is presented. A cognitive radio system includes, a non-cognitive radio; an electronic device, a spectrum sensing logic and configuration and management logic. The electronic device is connected to the non-cognitive radio so that it receives and/or transmits... Agent:
20120142385 - Method of transmitting a antenna control signal: An antenna switching method in a wireless access system is disclosed. A method of transmitting antenna information according to one embodiment of the present invention includes the steps of receiving an uplink request message for closed-loop antenna switching from a mobile station, transmitting a reference field including prescribed modulation and... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20120142387 - Radio base station and communication control method: When receiving a connection request from a radio terminal (20), a radio base station (10-1) transmits a resource reservation request to a radio base station (10-2) and a radio base station (10-3) if a resource cannot be reserved in the radio base station (10-1), and receives a resource reservation response... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120142388 - Systems, apparatus and methods for resource limitation: Systems, apparatus and methods for resource limitation in wireless networks are disclosed. The invention addresses the problem of allowing all network users at least some network resources during emergency and other similar situations. The invention transfers filters used for communications from guaranteed bit rate radio bearers to non-guaranteed bit rate... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120142389 - Method and apparatus for coordinated multi-point processing: The disclosure provides a method and apparatus for Coordinated Multiple Point (CoMP) processing. The method comprises: a Base Station (BS) to which a User Terminal (UT) belongs determines bandwidth capability and performance requirement of the UT, and makes itself as a temporary master coordinated BS of the UT to provide... Agent: Zte Corporation
20120142390 - Received signal to noise indicator: A method and device may be used to produce a received interference value in wireless communications. The device may include one or more components to measure a received power of a channel and measure an average noise plus interference power of the channel. The device may include a processor configured... Agent: Interdigital Communications Corporation
20120142391 - Access point for assigning group id and method of assigning group id: Provided is an access point that may transmit information about a data receiving terminal that receives data from the access point, to a terminal, using a limited number of bits. Using an overloading scheme, information about multiple terminals may be expressed based on a limited number of bits.... Agent:
20120142393 - Method and apparatus for controlling transmission power in mobile terminal: A method and an apparatus for controlling transmission power in a mobile terminal are provided. The method includes determining whether a human body touches the mobile terminal, comparing a current transmission power with a preset threshold power, when it is determined that the human body touches the mobile terminal, setting... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120142392 - Multi-stage transmit power control scheme for access point: Transmit power for an access point is controlled based on information received by the access point. For example, an access point may employ one or more algorithms that use messages received from nearby access terminals to maintain an acceptable tradeoff between providing an adequate coverage area for access point transmissions... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20120142394 - Thermal energy control in a mobile transceiver: A method and apparatus for controlling thermal energy generation in a User Equipment (UE) operating in a radio telecommunication network. The thermal energy generation is directly proportional to a transmit power level in the UE, and a Node B allocates transmit power levels to a plurality of UEs through scheduling... Agent:
20120142395 - Radio communication system, radio terminal, radio base station and radio communication method: A radio communication system (1) has: a radio terminal (UE); a radio base station (BS1) which transmits radio signals (RS1) to the radio terminal (UE) corresponding to the feedback from the radio terminal (UE); and a radio base station (BS2) which transmits, corresponding to the feedback from the radio terminal... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20120142396 - Antenna device for portable terminal and operation method thereof: An antenna device for a mobile communication terminal includes three antennas, a first RF module unit, a second RF module unit, and a control unit. The RF module unit is configured to communicate a signal of a first communication service through the first antenna. The second RF module unit is... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20120142397 - Integrated gps receiver and cellular transceiver module for automotive bus applications: An integrated global positioning system (GPS) receiver and cellular transceiver module including (i) a printed circuit board substrate, (ii) a cellular multiband antenna disposed on the printed circuit board substrate, (ii) at least one first integrated circuit disposed on the printed circuit board substrate for processing signals from and signals... Agent:
20120142398 - Wireless communication module and gsm multiband wireless communication module: A small wireless communication module and a GSM multiband wireless communication module that can achieve high radiation efficiency in predetermined frequency bands regardless of apparatus on which the module is mounted. The wireless communication module is obtained by integrating wireless communication units such as a radio frequency circuit and an... Agent: Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.
20120142399 - Radio base station apparatus and modulation/coding scheme selecting method: It is an object of the present invention to reduce a probability that MCSs including different modulation schemes may be selected and thereby improve a throughput characteristic of an entire system. The present invention includes a CQI information decoding section (101) that decodes a CQI of a downlink transmission stream... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20120142400 - Multiple-antenna system for cellular communication and broadcasting: A multiple-antenna system for use in cellular communication and broadcasting. The multiple-antenna transmission system can be controlled, adjusted, configured, or reconfigured to produce desirable radiation beam patterns suitable for different types of applications. A signal distribution network may be provided in the multiple-antenna system. The signal distribution network is embedded... Agent: Neocific, Inc.
20120142401 - Portable terminal device: Disclosed is a portable terminal device, which has a reduced thickness, while ensuring a strength with which a display unit can be excellently held. In the device (100), the flat-board-like display unit (200) provided with a display drive section (213) that drives a liquid crystal display section (211) is attached... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20120142402 - Shield and mobile phone enclosure having same: A shield includes a metallic substrate and a composite coating. The composite coating includes a thin film positioned on the metallic substrate and an anti-fingerprint paint coating positioned on the thin film. The thin film and the anti-fingerprint paint coating are light-pervious and insulating material. The anti-fingerprint paint coating is... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.Previous industry: Ventilation
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