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Telecommunications August inventions list 08/12

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08/30/2012 > 140 patent applications in 70 patent subcategories. inventions list

20120220213 - Vehicle safety system: The vehicle safety system selectively deactivates a driver's cellular telephone when the driver is ready to drive his or her vehicle. The vehicle safety system first determines the proximity between the cellular telephone and the driver's seat of the vehicle. An identification tag is mounted on or in the vicinity... Agent:

20120220214 - Method and apparatus for provision of paging messages in relay network: Provided are a method and apparatus for the provision of paging messages in a wireless network which includes relays. The method comprises that a base station receives a paging message and transmits the paging message to at least one relay node with or without processing, and the at least one... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy

20120220215 - Microwave relay receiving method and apparatus, microwave relay transmitting method and apparatus, and microwave relay node: An embodiment of the present invention discloses a microwave relay receiving method and apparatus, a microwave relay transmitting method and apparatus, and a microwave relay node. The embodiment of the present invention relates to the field of communications technologies and is invented to enable free scheduling of microwave signals at... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120220216 - Personnel access system with verification features utilizing near field communication (nfc) and related methods: A personnel access system may include a mobile device(s) comprising a first near field communication (NFC) device, a wireless device, and a first controller configured to generate an access request. An access control device may be associated with a personnel access position and include a second NFC device configured to... Agent: Research In Motion Limited (a Corporation Organized Under The Laws Of The Province Of

20120220218 - Method for servicing a field device of automation technology in a radio network: A method for integrating a field device of automation technology into a radio network composed of a plurality of field devices, wherein the field device to be integrated switches, or is switched, at start-up, respectively, first start-up, into a special start-up mode, wherein, in the special start-up mode, a peer... Agent: Endress + Hauser Process Solutions Ag

20120220217 - Techniques for augmented functionality by sharing wireless resources: An embodiment of the present invention provides an apparatus, comprising, a wireless platform adapted for communication with at least one additional wireless platform, wherein the wireless platform and the at least one additional wireless platform each have their own set of wireless communication devices and capabilities, wherein at least one... Agent:

20120220221 - Communication system providing data transfer direction determination based upon orientation and related methods: A communication system may include at least one electronic device configured to wirelessly communicate via a Near-Field Communication (NFC) format, and at least one mobile communications device. The at least one mobile communications device may include an NFC device configured to wirelessly communicate with the at least one electronic device... Agent: Research In Motion Limited (a Corporation Organized Under The Laws Of The Province Of

20120220225 - Communication system with nfc transfer of different data sets based upon keyboard mode and related methods: A communication system may include a near-field communication (NFC) device, and a mobile wireless communications device having different selectable keyboard configuration modes. The mobile wireless communications device may include an NFC circuit, and a controller coupled to the NFC circuit and determining a selected keyboard configuration mode, and selectively communicating... Agent: Research In Motion Limited (a Corporation Organized Under The Laws Of The Province Of

20120220220 - Communications system providing device status information based upon near field communication (nfc) and related methods: A communications system may include a first electronic device that may include a display having an array of pixels, each pixel retaining a given state between refreshes and without electrical power supplied thereto, a first near-field communications (NFC) device, and a first controller coupled to the first NFC device and... Agent: Research In Motion Limited (a Corporation Organized Under The Laws Of The Province Of

20120220219 - Mobile wireless communications device providing selective image display based upon near field communication (nfc) and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a portable housing, wireless transceiver circuitry carried by the portable housing, and a first display carried by the portable housing. The mobile wireless communications device may also include a processor carried by the portable housing and coupled to the wireless transceiver circuitry and... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120220229 - Near field communication apparatus and method for supporting security modules: The present disclosure provides a terminal comprising: a socket configured to receive a security module; an NFC (Near Field Communication) unit configured to communicate with an external reader or another terminal; and a protocol identifying unit configured to supply a voltage to the security module and to identify whether the... Agent: Sk Telecom Co., Ltd.

20120220227 - System and method for communicating between near field communication devices within a target region using near field communication: Systems and methods for communication between near field communication devices within a target communication region using near field magnetic induction is disclosed. One method comprises generating a near field detectable signal at an active node having a power level sufficient to enable communication with a plurality of near field communication... Agent: Radeum, Inc.

20120220228 - Wireless communication apparatus: According to one embodiment, there is provided a wireless communication apparatus for making wireless connection in the first connection attempt state wherein a connection request is attempted using a predetermined frequency channel or the second connection attempt state wherein a connection request is attempted using a plurality of frequency channels.... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120220224 - Wireless communication system with nfc-controlled access and related methods: A wireless communication system may include a wireless access point including a first wireless transceiver and a controller associated therewith and providing wireless communications within a defined space having an entrance, and mobile wireless communications devices, each including a first near field communications (NFC) device and a second wireless transceiver... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120220222 - Wireless communications system providing media content based upon near field communication (nfc) communicated preference information and related methods: A wireless communications system may include an electronic device including a first near field communication (NFC) device and a player device configured to play media content. The wireless communications system may also include at least one mobile wireless communications device including a second NFC device configured to communicate with the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited (a Corporation Organized Under The Laws

20120220223 - Wireless communications system providing media content transfer features and related methods: A wireless communications system may include a first electronic device comprising a first media content playback device, a first wireless transceiver, and a first controller coupled with the first media content playback device and the first wireless transceiver. The system may further include a second electronic device comprising a second... Agent: Research In Motion Limited (a Corporation Organized Under The Laws Of The Province Of

20120220226 - Wireless communications system providing wireless message data delivery through intermediary wireless communications device and related methods: A wireless communications system may include a plurality of wireless communications devices (WCDs). A source WCD from among the plurality of WCDs may be configured to designate message data for at least one target WCD from among the plurality of WCDs, where the message data has a security restriction associated... Agent: Research In Motion Limited (a Corporation Organize D Under The Laws Of The Province Of Ontario, Ca)

20120220234 - Biologically fit wearable electronics apparatus and methods: Detachable wearable electronic eyeglasses and head mounted gear with a plurality of electronic functions and interchangeable electronic function, and a wearable computer with optimal weight distribution and stretchable arms.... Agent:

20120220231 - C2x communication with reduced data volume: By reducing the packet size for C2X data transmission, it is possible to increase the transmission range and the number of transmitted data packets per unit time. By way of example, only component information items are transmitted, which can be converted into a full information item by the receiver using... Agent: Continental Teves Ag & Co. Ohg

20120220230 - Communication system, information processing apparatus, computer-readable storage medium having program stored therein, and information processing method: Provided is a communication system which includes a plurality of game apparatuses. Each game apparatus performs short-range wireless communication with another game apparatus among the plurality of game apparatuses. Through the short-range wireless communication, the game apparatus receives identification information of the other game apparatus (other-apparatus identification information) from the... Agent: Nintendo Co., Ltd.

20120220235 - Dynamic networking modes method and apparatus: A portable electronic device is disclosed. The portable electronic device includes a wireless transceiver, a processor coupled to the wireless transceiver, a memory coupled to the processor and a program stored in the memory and running on the processor. The program provides automatic transitioning between a wireless infrastructure communication mode... Agent:

20120220233 - Ranging with body motion capture: Certain aspects of the present disclosure relate to techniques of performing ranging with body motion capture.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120220236 - System, method and apparatus for communicating with vehicle occupants: An application for a two-way communication system for communicating with a person who is within a vehicle includes a short-range radio transmission to transmit audio to a radio within the vehicle. Communication from the person is done by reflecting a light beam on a window of the vehicle and receiving... Agent:

20120220232 - Wireless communication terminal: A wireless communication terminal may include a first interface that receives urgency data indicating urgency of an event detected by an implantable medical device and being transmitted from the implantable medical device using a first wireless communication protocol, and detailed data indicating details of the event and having a greater... Agent: Olympus Corporation

20120220237 - Electronic communication system that mimics natural range and orientation dependence: A short range telephonic communications system that includes transceiving units for receiving a sound signal from a first user and for transmitting an RF signal representative of the sound signal and for receiving RF signals representing other users sound signals and presenting a sound signal reconstructed from the received RF... Agent:

20120220238 - Control method of radio communication system, radio communication system, and radio communication apparatus: A communication device 1 (transceivers 400) transmits a training signal from its own transmitting antenna while performing beam scanning, and a communication device 2 (transceivers 500) receives this training signal in a state where a quasi-omni pattern is generated in its own receiving antenna. Further, the device 1 transmits a... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120220239 - Control method of radio communication system, radio communication system, and radio communication apparatus: When communication is to be performed between communication devices having a directivity control function, a plurality of antenna-setting pairs available for the communication are stored by an initial training, and the communication is started by using one of the plurality of antenna-setting pairs. When the communication quality is deteriorated, firstly,... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120220240 - Radio frequency self-certification devices and methods of using the same: Radio frequency self-certification devices and methods of using the same are provided. A device for testing a radio frequency connection may include at least one radio frequency communications interface, at least one memory, and at least one processor. The at least one memory may be configured to store computer-executable instructions.... Agent: Cox Communications, Inc.

20120220241 - Information processing system, information processing apparatus, computer-readable storage medium having stored therein information processing program, and information processing method: A plurality of game apparatuses function as a master, a client, and an audience. The master and the client register each other by performing therebetween an authentication process. The authentication process is not performed between the master and the audience. The audience receives a beacon from the master and registers... Agent: Nintendo Co., Ltd.

20120220242 - Dual receive filter: A stage is provided for a receiver of a wireless device. The stage comprises a matching network that separates amplified signals of interest received from an amplifier from amplified unwanted signals received from the amplifier in conjunction with additional downstream filters. The stage also comprises a signal path that comprises... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120220243 - Method and apparatus for tuning a communication device: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a non-transitory computer-readable storage medium including computer instructions to obtain at least one operational parameter associated with a communication device and to adjust a steerable antenna of the communication device when the communication device does not satisfy... Agent: Paratek Microwave, Inc.

20120220244 - Wcdma transmit architecture: Wideband-Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA) transmit architecture. A baseband digital processing module operates cooperatively with an analog signal processing module to effectuate highly adjustable and highly accurate gain adjustment in accordance with transmitter processing within a communication device. The gain adjustment and/or gain control is partitioned between the digital and... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120220245 - High-frequency switching assembly, transmitter and method: A high-frequency switching assembly having a first switching state and a second switching state includes a transmitter and a switch assembly. The transmitter includes a primary side and a secondary side having a first secondary side terminal and a second secondary side terminal and is configured to transmit an HF... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh

20120220246 - Carrier recovery in re-modulation communication systems: A communication apparatus includes transmission circuitry and a frequency conversion unit. The transmission circuitry is configured to down-convert an input Intermediate Frequency (IF) signal using a transmit (TX) Local Oscillator (LO) signal so as to produce a TX baseband signal, to up-convert the TX baseband signal to produce an output... Agent: Provigent Ltd.

20120220248 - Mobile communication terminal and control method: A mobile communication terminal that receives a signal from a plurality of access points and performs a wireless communication using any one of the plurality of access points, includes: a scanning unit configured to perform a scanning periodically to receive a signal including an identifier from respective access points; and... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120220247 - Systems and methods for tunable wavelet transform analysis of a signal: Methods and systems are disclosed for tuning first and second wavelet functions to resolve at least one component of a signal. A first characteristic frequency corresponding to a first scale band of interest is determined, and a first wavelet function is tuned to the first characteristic frequency in at least... Agent: Nellcor Puritan Bennett Ireland

20120220249 - Dynamic ac-coupled dc offset correction: Systems are disclosed that utilize AC-coupled filtering to reduce DC offset, with aspects dynamically correcting instantaneous DC offset generated from the AC-coupled filtering. A DC offset correction circuit for an radio frequency (rf) receiver, comprising a switchable high pass filter configured to receive a signal, the switchable high pass filter... Agent: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.

20120220250 - Signal receiving device and signal receiving method: A signal receiving device and signal receiving method to pass a desired frequency component of an intermediate frequency signal by using an IF filter without increasing a chip area. The signal receiving device comprises: a mixer to mix a received frequency signal with a local oscillation frequency signal to generate... Agent: Lapis Semiconductor Co., Ltd.

20120220251 - Computer-readable storage medium having stored therein information processing program, information processor, information processing system, and information processing method: A game apparatus receives signals from a plurality of game apparatuses. When the game apparatus has received signals from the plurality of game apparatuses, the game apparatus sorts the signals by apparatus and calculates an average RSSI value of the signals for each of the respective apparatuses. The game apparatus... Agent: Nintendo Co., Ltd.

20120220252 - Portable electronic device and control method thereof: A portable electronic device connected to a peripheral electronic device is disclosed. The peripheral electronic device includes an external output module and a second antenna module. The portable electronic device includes a first antenna module, a receiving processing module and a built-in output module. The first antenna module receives an... Agent:

20120220253 - Wireless communications apparatus and frequency-characteristic compensating apparatus: A wireless communications apparatus includes a setup-value storage storing therein setup information that includes a compensation coefficient that is used in frequency-characteristic compensation of a subcarrier signal that results from separating frequency components from a multicarrier modulated signal, an operation category indicating the type of handling of the compensation coefficient,... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120220254 - Methods and systems for down-converting a signal using a complementary transistor structure: Methods, systems, and apparatuses for down-converting an electromagnetic (EM) signal by aliasing the EM signal are described herein. Such methods, systems, and apparatuses operate by receiving an EM signal and an aliasing signal having an aliasing rate. The EM signal is aliased according to the aliasing signal to down-convert the... Agent: Parkervision, Inc.

20120220255 - Low noise amplifier (lna) suitable for use in different transmission environments and receiver using such an lna: A low-noise amplifier includes first and second transconductance paths and first and second variable capacitive dividers. The first transconductance path has a first terminal for receiving a first input signal, a control terminal, and a second terminal for providing a first output signal. The second transconductance path has a first... Agent:

20120220256 - Cordless flashlight and radio device: A portable battery-powered device comprises a lamp unit pivotably attached to a front side of a housing. A radio unit is disposed within the housing. At least one speaker is electrically coupled to the radio unit and is disposed on the front side of the housing such that the lamp... Agent: Makita Corporation

20120220257 - E911 call blocking for non-initialized wireless telephones: Calls from a phone identified as being a source of harassing or other undesirable phone calls are blocked at a mobile positioning center (MPC). Upon request by the PSAP, a call record detail can be obtained from the MPC revealing a simulated “callback phone number”. The MPC then intercepts all... Agent:

20120220259 - Integration of emergency alert information: A subscriber of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) receiving an EAS alert message can obtain additional multimedia information in based upon the location of the subscriber. The additional multimedia information can include information pertaining to available shelter, medical facilities, the location of emergency supplies, a plume map, evacuation routes, or... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120220258 - Method and system for emergency call placement: An emergency response system includes a restraint control module (RCM), a global positioning system module (GPSM), at least one output, at least one input, an SPDJB, and a vehicle associated computing system (VACS) in communication with the RCM, the GPSM, the at least one output, the at least one input... Agent: Ford Global Technologies, LLC

20120220260 - Presenting indications of usage of a communication device using separate hardware element of communication device: Embodiments that indicate usage information of services for wireless communication devices via ambient elements are disclosed. Some embodiments determine usage of a service for a wireless communication device and manipulate one or more ambient elements to indicate the usage to a user of the device. Various embodiments may determine usage... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120220262 - Method and apparatus for processing voice call: A method and an apparatus for processing a voice call has the method steps of: loading CAP operation libraries and algorithms of camel1 and camel2 to a service creation environment version of camel3; identifying a network type of camel and determining whether to modify IDP parameters according to the identified... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120220261 - Service classification of web traffic: A method for communication includes recording, at a gateway to a network, a generic definition of a service provided to clients of the gateway. The generic definition specifies a first Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) on the network that is associated with the service. At least a first communication between a... Agent: Mobixell Networks Ltd.

20120220263 - Mobile application system: A particular method includes accessing a webpage at a web server from a mobile application executing at a mobile device. A mobile application tag may be identified in the webpage, where the mobile application tag is independent of a device type of the mobile device. The method also includes determining... Agent: Unwired Nation, Inc.

20120220269 - Anti-crack method and device for network-locked mobile terminal, and network-locked mobile terminal: An anti-crack method for a network-locked mobile terminal is provided. The method includes the following steps: when a mobile terminal starts up, a Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card reports first network lock information to the mobile terminal; when the mobile terminal is in an activated network-locked state, it judges whether... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120220265 - Electronic device and method for validating contact identification: An electronic device sets an identifier for each contact stored in a phone book, automatically creates a short message which contains the identifier according to a preset message template, and sends the short message to a phone number of the contact to inform the contact of the identifier. In response... Agent: Chi Mei Communication Systems, Inc.

20120220266 - Method and system for enhanced messaging: Techniques for acquiring, sending, receiving or using status information from a remote location over a network are disclosed. The status information is transmitted over the network between or among electronic devices. The status information can be provided by one or more sensors associated with the electronic device that is transmitting... Agent:

20120220268 - Method of configuring a device for communications service activation: A method of generating device-specific configuration data during the initial set up of a device (12) comprises, during a configuration process running on the device (12), sending from the device (12) a first message and including a device identifier to a server (40) using a first mode of communication associable... Agent:

20120220264 - Mobile terminal, lock state control program for mobile terminal, and a method for controlling lock state of mobile terminal: A mobile terminal is disclosed. The mobile terminal includes a touch panel and an input detection part, a display part, a determination part, and an execution part. The input detection part is configured to detect inputs to the touch panel. The display part is configured to display an object corresponding... Agent:

20120220267 - Techniques to enable firewall bypass for open mobile alliance device management server-initiated notifications in wireless networks: An embodiment of the present invention provides a method, comprising enabling firewall bypass for open mobile alliance device management (OMA DM) server-initiated notifications in wireless networks by requiring that a certain OMA DM packet is captured by a modem associated with a OMA DM client and routed via a predetermined... Agent:

20120220270 - System and method for processing a call request: A call request processing system includes a monitoring module, a call alert module and a keyboard. The monitoring module receives a call request from a calling party and generates a corresponding call alert message. The call alert module receives and processes the call alert message, and the keyboard receives different... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co.,ltd.

20120220276 - Application of the invoke facility service to restrict invocation of compound wireless mobile communication services: Significant and pertinent to the invention is the manner in which the Boolean logic operation “Not” is used. Whereas conventional apps are invoked by a positive assertion of an event; the use of the operation “Not” avails negative event assertions in the Boolean expression of an Invoke facility service. That... Agent:

20120220275 - Electronic device and electronic device control method: Disclosed are an electronic device and an electronic device control method that can use address information on the basis of an inputted string. The disclosed electronic device is provided with: a memory (44) that stores an address book that has names and address information; input keys (14) for inputting strings;... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120220272 - Mobile applications metadata collection agent: A mobile networked device is operable to generate metadata, to capture the metadata in a mobile device metadata communications client, and to communicate the metadata to a remote metadata consumer. In a further example, the mobile device metadata communications client is installed as part of an application and the mobile... Agent:

20120220274 - Position information analysis device and position information analysis method: To approximate how many people from which area flow into a specific target area during a specific target time period, a location information analysis device includes: a point data reading module that reads point data containing time information indicating time within the target time period for all users; a target... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120220273 - System and apparatus for adapting operations of a communication device: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, at a base station, communicating with a mobile phone where the base station comprises a premises wireless access point, at the base station, communicating with a mobile communication system by way of a broadband connection, and instructing... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp

20120220271 - System and method for selective monitoring of mobile communication terminals based on speech key-phrases: Methods and systems for monitoring mobile communication terminals. A correlation system selects candidate communication terminals to be monitored, and then attempts to identify whether the candidate terminals are indeed operated by target users. Following successful correlation of a candidate terminal with a target user, various surveillance actions can be performed... Agent: Verint Systems Ltd.

20120220278 - Information processing system, communication terminal, information processing unit and program: There is provided an information processing system including a service provider unit, a communication terminal and an information processing unit. The communication terminal includes a terminal first communication section, a terminal second communication section to communicate with the information processing unit through a first communication channel, a terminal third communication... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120220277 - Promotion management system and smartphone application: A smartphone application for use by a user on a smartphone with geolocation capabilities, where the smartphone application has a user interface; the user interface indicates business customers in a geographical range from the user, where the business customers includes businesses contracting with an application controller; where the businesses contracting... Agent:

20120220280 - Method of masking an identifier of at least one destination of a call, and a corresponding device and computer program: A method of setting up a call between a user and at least one destination comprises, prior to setting up the call, a masking stage for masking the identifier, which stage comprises the following steps, for at least one destination: intercepting an identifier of the destination as input by the... Agent: France Telecom

20120220279 - Updating contact information for mobile traffic: A system for managing contact information between mobile devices. A notification is received any time a mobile device initiates or terminates a communication. The receiving mobile device is prompted to obtain the contact information of the caller. Based on permissions set by the caller, the receiving mobile device may obtain... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120220282 - Method and system for acquiring application in mobile device: A method, system and mobile device for searching for and acquiring a desired application by using Near Field Communication (NFC) regardless of time and location are provided. In the method, the mobile device reads a keyword from an NFC tag of a target structure in response to a tagging event... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120220284 - Method and system for communicating status or warning regarding mobile device functions: This provides for controlling mobile device functions and features. 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 enables other mobile device features based on occurrence... Agent:

20120220283 - Method and system for restoring and status communication of multiple mobile device functions: This provides for controlling mobile device functions and features. 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 enables other mobile device features based on occurrence... Agent:

20120220285 - System, method and apparatus for protecting privacy when a mobile device is located in a defined privacy zone: A system, method and apparatus for protecting privacy when a mobile device is located in a defined privacy zone are described herein. The available features that a user of a mobile device may use are controlled while the mobile device is located in a define privacy zone. Once a mobile... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120220281 - Using the imsi value from the sim card data to make an external call: A method and apparatus are disclosed for a network node which processes a call request from an enterprise user's mobile device to initiate origination of an outgoing cellular call to a called party by making an external call to the mobile device which does not have a country code encoded... Agent:

20120220288 - Femto cell access point passthrough model: The subject innovation provides system(s) and method(s) to supply fixed, differentiated quality of service (QoS) for packetized traffic (e.g., voice and data) intended for femto cell coverage when transmitted concurrently with external broadband traffic. Quality of Service differentiation is supplied without an external implementation. Femto cell coverage is prioritized over... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120220287 - Methods and systems for slow associated control channel signaling: Methods and systems for slow associated control channel signaling are disclosed. An example method for securing communications in a mobile network disclosed herein comprises transmitting a first variant of a message of a first type on a first slow associated control channel (SACCH) before ciphering is started on the first... Agent:

20120220286 - Periodic channel quality indicator on physical uplink control channel for carrier aggregation: This application considers the need for enhancements to the baseline CSI reporting mechanisms including maximum payload size, CQI/PMI reporting configurations and CSI transmission in the event of collision between CSI reports from different CCs.... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20120220289 - Method and apparatus for detecting relative object position: An object position detection apparatus and a method of notifying a relative object position are provided. The object position detection apparatus includes a computerized device having a wireless receiver. A wireless transmitting element is located remotely from the computerized device, wherein the computerized device is paired with the wireless transmitting... Agent:

20120220290 - Potential call drop indicator: Mobile device user notifications of highly likely call drops or service losses are provided. A wireless network can determine from the location history of a mobile device if that mobile device is likely to lose connectivity to the wireless network or to a particular wireless service and issue an alert... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120220291 - User equipment reporting of connection loss: Provided are methods for handling reports on lost connections in a terminal device which is capable of being in communication connection with a plurality of network access nodes, wherein the terminal device generates, after having lost connection to a (first) network access node, a report on the loss of connection... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120220292 - Preventing dropped calls using voice services over adaptive multi-user channels on one slot (vamos) mode: Embodiments of the present invention include devices, systems and methods for prevention of dropped calls. For example, a method for preventing dropped voice calls can be performed by a base station. Multiple reports are received from multiple wireless communication devices. A first wireless communication device having a poor received signal... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120220293 - Umts wired and wireless mobile 2g, 3g, 4g, 5g and other new generations of cellular, mobile: A receiver for receiving and processing in a wireless mobile unit from a Universal Mobile Telecommunication System (UMTS) transmitter a cable connected signal and a processor and a modulator for Adaptive Coding and Modulation (ACM) in a 4G or a 3G wireless system. Transmitting in a mobile cellular unit a... Agent:

20120220295 - Methods for generating radio frequency maps of networks: At least one example embodiment discloses a method of generating a radio frequency (RF) map of a network. The method includes obtaining, by a controller, received signal strengths of at least one user equipment (UE) in a first technology network, determining, by the controller, a back projection of a second... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.

20120220294 - System and method to obtain signal acquisition assistance data: Signal acquisition assistance data is obtained for receiving devices such as wireless position assisted location devices seeking signals from any source, such as satellite vehicles and base stations. The data may be obtained from previously acquired data, based upon evaluation of changes in parameters such as time and location that... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120220297 - Method and mobile switching center (msc) for implementing load re-distribution: A method for implementing load redistribution is disclosed in the present invention, and the method includes that: when a Mobile Switching Center (MSC) node in a MSC pool needs the load redistribution, the MSC node sequentially performs paging processing on UEs in a Visitor Location Register of the MSC node... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120220296 - Method and system for accomplishing user equipment purge: The present disclosure relates a method and system for accomplishing a UE purge. The method comprises: a combined node initiates a purge flow of the UE to a HSS to which the UE is attached when determining that a registration state of the UE in all mobility management network elements... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120220298 - Network selection method and terminal device: A network selection method and a terminal device are provided. When a terminal performs location registration or location update, if access to a first network domain fails, a locally-configured domain priority setting item is obtained; if the domain priority setting item indicates that the first network domain is preferential, the... Agent:

20120220300 - Method and system for realizing session handover: A method is provided for realizing session transfer, comprising: a service continuity application server (SCC AS), after receiving a session transfer request, when judging that a state of a session needed to be transferred is in a held state, updating a remote leg by using a held state session state... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120220299 - Method and system to handle a signaling connection release process in a wireless communication system: A method and system for handling a signaling connection release process in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes receiving a reconfiguration message by a mobile device. The method also includes triggering a serving radio network subsystem (SRNS) relocation process for the mobile device based on the receiving.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120220301 - Interface authorization scheme: An authorization scheme controls whether an interface is established between communication nodes. Such a scheme may be used, for example, to determine whether to establish a direct interface (e.g., an X2 interface) between a pair of access points. A decision to establish a direct interface between nodes may be based... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120220302 - Mobile station, network, and handover control method: In a parameter storage device, an offset value corresponding to a moving state (moving speed) and a serving frequency are stored. A parameter identifier reads from the parameter storage device an offset value corresponding to a serving frequency and a moving state. A measuring unit measures a radio communication quality... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120220303 - Stationary wireless terminal and switching method for automatically switching communication lines: A stationary wireless terminal and a switching method for automatically switching communication lines are provided. The terminal includes: a wireless communication module, for detecting from time to time whether there is an incoming call from a wireless network side, and transmitting a channel switching control instruction to a switching control... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120220304 - Method and apparatus to estimate relative base station and subscriber terminal locations and using it to increase frequency reuse: Method for estimating position information of base stations as well as terminals for three dimensional centralized real-time spectrum management to achieve high spectral efficiency. In one aspect of the invention, the method comprises i) understanding the position information of plurality of base stations, wherein the plurality of terminals and the... Agent: Tellabs Operations, Inc.

20120220306 - Combined base transceiver station and base station controller: A combined base station controller (12) and base transceiver station (14) comprises a selector distribution unit (SDU, 20), a main call control (MCC, 22) coupled to the SDU, a radio call control (RCC, 18) coupled to the MCC, and a channel element control (CEC, 16) coupled to the RCC.... Agent: Airwalk Communications, Inc.

20120220305 - Facilitating efficient multimedia broadcase/multicast service in a telecommunication system: A radio access network facilitates transmission of a Multimedia Broadcast/Multicast Service (MBMS) to user equipments in plural cells served by a radio base station. A radio network controller includes in a first message of a transport channel setup request either an indication that transport sharing is allowed or an identification... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120220307 - Devices, systems, and methods for presence determination: Devices, systems, and methods are disclosed which aggregate presence detections, and use the diversity of presence detections to resolve presence ambiguities and increase the correctness of information. Presence confidence levels and reliability values increase the effectiveness of services based on presence. A variety of methods enable presence detection and reporting.... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

20120220310 - Method and apparatus for creating a fingerprint for a wireless network: The disclosure is directed to a wireless communication device and method for using the device. The wireless communications device may be used by accessing information in memory, the information relating to a first communications network. The information, along with one or more reference signals from a second communications network, is... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120220308 - Method and apparatus for pre-fetching location-based data while maintaining user privacy: An approach is provided for pre-fetching location-based data while maintaining user privacy. A pre-fetching manager determines to segment a geographical area into a plurality of discrete areas. The pre-fetching manager determines to record location information associated with a device operating within the geographical area. The pre-fetching manager processes and/or facilitates... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120220312 - Mobile communication method, mobile management node, and mobile station: The mobile communication method according to the present invention includes: a step of acquiring and storing, by a mobile management node MME, Cell-ID for identifying a cell in which a mobile station UE exists, in an MM process; a step of transmitting, by the mobile management node MME, a positioning... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120220309 - Positioning apparatus, positioning method and computer program product thereof: A positioning apparatus, a positioning method, and a computer program product thereof are provided. The positioning apparatus is used to calculate a self-position. The positioning apparatus can communicate with a reference apparatus and comprises a transceiving unit, a storage unit and a processing unit. The transceiving unit is configured to... Agent: Institute For Information Industry

20120220311 - Sensor-based mobile search, related 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:

20120220313 - System and method for terminal location: A terminal positioning system and terminal positioning method are provided. The system includes: a first distance acquiring module acquiring a first distance between a first base station and a terminal located in an overlapped coverage area of the first base station and a second base station according to first time... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120220314 - Location-based advertising message serving for mobile communication devices: Embodiments of a location sharing network manager process are described. The process is executed on a server computer coupled to a plurality of location aware mobile communication devices over a wireless network. The process determines the geographic location of a mobile communication device operated by a user within an area,... Agent: Loopt, Inc.

20120220315 - Apparatus and methods: Apparatus comprising a first antenna configured to receive alignment signalling from a first transmitter over a first communication channel, the first communication channel having a first set of characteristics, and a second antenna configured to exchange data with a second transmitter over a second communication channel, the second communication channel... Agent: Nokia Corportion

20120220317 - Dive computer with global positioning system receiver: Dive computers in accordance with embodiments of the invention are disclosed. One embodiment includes a mobile phone handset, including a microprocessor, a microphone connected to the microprocessor, a speaker connected to the microprocessor, a telephone transceiver connected to the microprocessor, memory, a display, and an external connector for communicating with... Agent: American Underwater Products, Inc.

20120220316 - Mobile terminal and method of transferring or receiving data using the same: The present invention relates to a mobile terminal which transfers or receives data, including location information, in various ways, and a method of transferring or receiving data using the same.... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120220318 - Cordless telephone system: A cordless telephone which includes a base station having a first phone-line interface and a first wireless transmitter/receiver, wherein the base station is connected to telephone network through the first phone-line interface. The cordless telephone further includes a handset having a second wireless transmitter/receiver communicating with the first wireless transmitter/receiver... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.

20120220320 - Alphanumeric address mapping for non-homogeneous short message networks: Text messages with alphanumeric addresses are delivered to mobiles and external short message entities (ESMEs) which do not support alphanumeric addressing, providing meaningful fallback handling. Additionally, the invention enables delivery of SMPP messages from ESME or SMPP networks which can only originate numeric addresses, yet provide for mapping to alphanumeric... Agent:

20120220319 - Automatic delivery of messages: Using components such as intermediate short message service service centers and active subscriber identity systems, it is possible to deliver a message to a subscriber at a number different from the number which was entered by the message's sender at the time the message was sent. These components can also... Agent:

20120220321 - Messaging protocol/service switching methods and devices: Methods, devices, and computer readable media for switching communications from a first messaging protocol/service to a second messaging protocol/service by use of messaging information being embedded in a header of a first message of the first messaging protocol/service to enable the recipient to contact the sender over the second messaging... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120220322 - Messaging protocol/service switching methods and devices: Methods, devices, and computer readable media for switching communications from a first messaging protocol/service to a second messaging protocol/service by use of messaging information being embedded in a header of a first message of the first messaging protocol/service to enable the recipient to contact the sender over the second messaging... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120220323 - Reporting terminal capabilities for supporting short message service: A method for delivering a short message service (SMS) message to an interworking wireless local area network user equipment (UE) begins by registering the UE with an Internet Protocol short message gateway (IP-SM-GW). A capability report is sent from the UE to the IP-SM-GW, the capability report including the capabilities... Agent: Interdigital Technology Corporation

20120220324 - Method and apparaatus for intercell uplink interference control: Wireless user equipment (UE) operating in a wireless communication system may operate in a state, for example, the CELL_FACH state in UMTS, that does not allow for soft handoff from one cell to another. This inability to engage in soft handover may lead to intercell interference at a non-serving cell... Agent:

20120220327 - Method and a base station for transmitting a csi-rs, and a method and user equipment for receiving the csi-rs: A base station in a wireless communication system transmits a CSI-RS of a cell every 1×N subframes or 1×N ms with muting CSI-RS REs of a neighboring cell every m×N subframes. A BS can estimate channel state of the neighboring cell with higher accuracy by using a CSI-RS of the... Agent:

20120220326 - Method and system for acquiring information of machine type communication user equipment: A method and a system for acquiring information of Machine Type Communication (MTC) user equipment (UE) are provided. The method comprises the steps of: an MTC GateWay (MTC GW) acquiring the information of the MTC UE which currently requests to attach to a network or has attached to a network... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120220325 - Method for random access of machine to machine (m2m) terminals: A method for random access of Machine to Machine (M2M) terminals is applied to a plurality of M2M terminals. The method includes dividing the plurality of M2M terminals into at least one terminal group, and allocating an identifier for each terminal group. After receiving the paging broadcast signaling transmitted by... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120220328 - Rank indicator transmission during discontinuous reception: A user equipment (UE) is disclosed. The UE includes a processor configured to transmit a rank indicator (RI) using one of an assigned periodic RI reporting resource that precisely aligns with the start on an on-duration of a discontinuous reception (DRX) operation mode of the UE and a first assigned... Agent:

20120220329 - Notification of modification of system information in a wireless communication system: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate notifying and detecting modification of system information in a wireless communication system. A mobile device may receive a first system information block (SIB) in a first time period, obtain from the first SIB at least one parameter related to modification of at least... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120220330 - Device, system and method of traffic detection: The present invention provides a cellular traffic monitoring system, which includes: a traffic detection function (TDF) module to monitor cellular traffic associated with a cellular subscriber device, and to generate detection output which includes at least one of: a type of an application associated with said cellular traffic of said... Agent: Allot Communications Ltd.

20120220331 - Method and device for calibrating antenna in a comp-based tdd radio communication system: e

20120220332 - Radio communication system, high-power base station, low-power base station, radio terminal, and radio communication method: When the received power level of the low-power PDCCH control information from a low-power base station (200) received by a radio terminal (300) is at a prescribed level or more, a high-power base station (100) removes the high-power base station (100) as the connection destination candidate of the radio terminal... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120220334 - Multi-transceiver multi-path communication handoff: A system and method for utilizing multiple communication pathways for communication hand-off (e.g., in a MIMO system). Various aspects of the present invention may comprise an access point communicating with a communication system utilizing a first number of transceivers. After determining to perform a hand-off of the communication system to... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120220333 - Transceiver set selection and communication scheme for a distributed antenna system: According to one embodiment, a method includes establishing a plurality of wired connections between a plurality of nodes. The plurality of nodes include a base station and a plurality of geographically distributed remote transceivers. The base station is assigned to a first set and the base station and a first... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120220336 - Multi-mode base station and method for sending/receiving signal thereof: A multi-mode base station and a method for sending signals thereof are provided. In the base station, each base-band single-board is connected to a corresponding radio frequency (RF) unit through an exchange bus, and the base-band single-boards of different modes are intermixed by using the compatibility of the exchange bus.... Agent:

20120220335 - Wireless terminal device and control method: A cellular telephone device includes: a storage unit that stores LTE base station information regarding a base station, for which a location registration has been performed in an LTE system; a first transition processing unit, in which, in a case in which a communication request occurs in a 3G system... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120220337 - System and method for automatically scheduling radios on a mobile device: Systems and methods are disclosed for automatically powering on and off one or more radios in a mobile device according to a schedule generated automatically for each of the one or more radios. To generate the schedules, each of the one or more radios are powered on for a designated... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120220338 - Using face tracking for handling phone events: In accordance with an example embodiment, there is disclosed herein an apparatus comprising an alert device, an optical input device; and a controller coupled to the alert device and the optical input device. The controller is configured to send an alert via the alert device in response to a predetermined... Agent:

20120220339 - Base station for a cellular communication system: A base station for a cellular communication system is provided. The base station includes a transceiver and a phased-array antenna. The phased-array antenna includes a plurality of sectors, each of which includes a plurality of vertically-arranged antenna panels, each of which includes a plurality of radiators arranged in columns. The... Agent: Spx Corporation

20120220345 - Cellular telephone set and character display presentation method to be used in the same: A cellular telephone set can increase number of display patterns of animation display without occupying large storage region in the memory and without performing setting operation every time. The character presentation means determines character to be displayed in each event screen upon depression of call release button after telephone calling,... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120220343 - Information displaying method, mobile phone, and storage device: An information displaying method, a mobile phone, and a storage device are provided. The information displaying method comprises the following steps. Whether a communication process is started is determined. If the communication process is started, then telephone number information is received. Event information is obtained according to the telephone number... Agent: Htc Coporation

20120220342 - Luminous cellphone display: Embodiments of the invention relate to a method and device for detecting cellular device use and letting an immediately surrounding public that the cellular device is in use by lighting and displaying an indicia. One embodiment relates to a device for indicating use of a cellular device. The device includes... Agent:

20120220344 - Method and apparatus for providing a plurality of screens in idle state of mobile terminal: The present disclosure is a method for providing a plurality of screens in an idle state of a mobile terminal, comprising; allocating at least one application program to each of the screens, based on a user selection; displaying a first screen among the plurality of screens in the idle state;... Agent: Sk Telecom Co., Ltd.

20120220346 - Method and apparatus for rendering web pages utilizing external rendering rules: An approach is provided for rendering web content utilizing external rendering rules. Web content associated with a particular rendering rule is received. The web content is rendered according to a default rendering rule. The particular rendering rule is received. A viewpoint of the web content is determined. The web content... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120220340 - Windows position control for phone applications: Methods and devices for selectively presenting a user interface for a phone application are provided. More particularly, a change in the display mode of a multiple screen device can be determined. More particularly, a presentation of a user interface for a dialer of a phone application can be retained after... Agent:

20120220341 - Windows position control for phone applications: Methods and devices for selectively presenting a user interface for a phone application are provided. More particularly, a change in the display mode of a multiple screen device can be determined. More particularly, a presentation of a user interface for a call log of a phone application can be retained... Agent:

20120220347 - Handling a voice communication request: Apparatus comprises at least one processor and at least one memory, the at least one memory having stored therein computer-readable instructions which, when executed by the at least one processor, cause the at least one processor: to detect the presence of a first identifier in an audio data portion received... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120220348 - Terminal, control method thereof, and program thereof: A terminal according to the present invention is characterized in that it comprises: a vibrator which notifies the existence of an incoming call with its vibration; a measurement device which measures magnitude of the vibration applied to the terminal from the outside, when an incoming call is detected; and a... Agent: Nec Access Technica, Ltd.

20120220349 - Wireless handsfree headset method and system with handsfree applications: Embodiments include method for providing a handsfree service to a user of a wireless, handsfree headset. In an embodiment the method comprises the headset performing service discovery on the audio gateway to determine a method of transferring an application to the audio gateway, wherein the application provides the service, the... Agent:

20120220350 - Method and apparatus for dynamic battery management control in a mobile communication device: Systems and methods are provided for downloading battery data to a mobile communication device. A system for downloading battery data to a mobile communication device may include a mobile communication device and a data server. The mobile communication device may be configured to monitor a battery operating condition and to... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120220351 - Method and apparatus for reduced power consumption when operating as a bluetooth low energy device: An apparatus, a method and a computer program product is disclosed for a Bluetooth communication transceiver. The Bluetooth communication transceiver is configured as a Bluetooth low energy device performing timing measurements which are to be used for power saving. Based at least in part on the timing measurements, receive activation... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120220352 - Mobile device: A mobile device includes a first housing, a second housing, a bias member, a first stopper and a second stopper. The second housing is slidably coupled to the first housing in a sliding range. The bias member biases the second housing from a middle position of the sliding range to... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

  
08/23/2012 > 158 patent applications in 72 patent subcategories. inventions list

20120214404 - Multi-mode phy-level wireless security: A method for communication includes, in a transmitter that transmits one or more data streams to respective target receivers and one or more jamming streams for preventing the data streams from being decoded by eavesdropping receivers, holding a definition of at least first and second transmission modes having respective, different... Agent: Celeno Communications (israel) Ltd.

20120214402 - Phy-level wireless security: A method for communication includes generating one or more data streams for transmission to respective target receivers, and one or more jamming streams. At least one parameter, selected from a group of parameters consisting of power ratios for allocation to the jamming streams and Modulation and Coding Schemes (MCSs) for... Agent: Celeno Communications (israel) Ltd.

20120214403 - Time-varying phy-level wireless security: A method for communication includes generating a data transmission including multiple successive parts in respective time intervals, for transmission to a target receiver. At least one jamming transmission is generated, having a configuration that varies over the respective time intervals corresponding to the parts of the data transmission, including at... Agent: Celeno Communications (israel) Ltd.

20120214405 - System and method for message receipt verification in a wireless mobile message broadcasting system: A system and method for verifying the receipt of wireless broadcast messages over a wireless message broadcasting system having a broadcast control module and a feedback reporting system for performing the receiving a broadcast message record including the broadcast message and the broadcast target area defined as geographical information, identifying... Agent: Envisionit, LLC

20120214406 - Wireless repeater: A system and a method achieve a higher level of stable gain for a cellular telephone booster (repeater) than previously considered to be achievable. An RF signal booster includes active stability control provided by an active stability network. The active stability network decreases the amount of radiated or conducted parasitic... Agent:

20120214407 - Radio communication system, transmitting apparatus, receiving apparatus, receiving method and transmitting method: A radio communication system whereby a range is enabled and communication control and quality can be ideally maintained even if the communication distance changes. The transmitting apparatus has a transmitting unit that repeatedly transmits one data packet; a receiving unit that repeatedly receives a response packet; an integrating unit that... Agent:

20120214408 - Cellular phone ignition interlock device: The present invention is aimed at preventing cell phone use by a driver of a vehicle. The present invention accomplishes this by physically isolating a cell phone so that the driver cannot use the cell phone but for a hands-free device. Upon docking of the cellular phone into the present... Agent:

20120214412 - Antenna with integrated proximity sensor for proximity-based radio-frequency power control: An electronic device may have a housing in which an antenna is mounted. An antenna window may be mounted in the housing to allow radio-frequency signals to be transmitted from the antenna and to allow the antenna to receive radio-frequency signals. Near-field radiation limits may be satisfied by reducing transmit... Agent:

20120214410 - Method and system for early termination of receive correlation window for bluetooth communication: A system for terminating a receive correlation window of a receiving wireless device includes a radio frequency receiver configured to open a receive correlation window having a predetermined duration and an energy measurement circuit configured to measure a radio frequency energy level ambient to the wireless receiver. A comparator is... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20120214413 - Mobile wireless communications device establishing wireless communication links based upon near field communication and related methods: A wireless communications system may include first and second mobile wireless communications devices each comprising a respective input device, wireless transceiver, near-field communication (NFC) transceiver, and controller coupled to the input device, wireless transceiver and NFC transceiver. At least one of the controllers may be configured to establish an NFC... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120214409 - Near field communication and frequency modulation coexistence concealment system and method: A system for determining a frequency modulated audio output of a mobile communication device during a near field communication transaction includes a transceiver providing a first frequency modulated audio signal. The device also is configured to determine when the near field communication transaction is occurring; a memory configured to store... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20120214414 - Provisioning of wireless connectivity for devices using nfc: The claimed subject matter provides a system and/or a method that facilitates connecting a wireless device to a secure network. A device can establish a near field communication link with a verified device on a network, wherein the near field communication link can be a secure and/or encrypted link to... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120214411 - System and method of near field communication tag presence detection for smart polling: A system for detecting the presence of a near filed communication object includes a radiator configured to radiate a magnetic field from a near field communication reader device; a detector configured to detect a loading effect on the magnetic field caused by the near filed communication object; and a decision... Agent: Texas Instruments

20120214419 - Method for establishing network connections between stationary terminals and remote devices through mobile devices: A technique is provided for a seamless and transparent handoff from a user's mobile device to the user's stationary terminal of a network address of a remote device for the purpose of establishing a direct communication channel between the stationary terminal and a remote device, where the remote device first... Agent:

20120214416 - Methods and apparatuses for communication between devices: A method of communicating between at least two mobile devices in which the method comprises the steps of obtaining an invitation code and transforming the invitation code into a sound wave signal designed to be transmitted by a mobile device. After the invitation code is transformed into the sound wave... Agent:

20120214415 - System and method for intra-cabinet wireless communication: A system, method and apparatus is provided for linking an assembly of electronic components disposed inside a cabinet for wireless communication therebetween. The method consists of (a) selecting a plurality of the electronic components for inter-communication therebetween, and linking each of the plurality of electronic components, directly or indirectly, to... Agent:

20120214417 - Systems for remotely waking up application processor of mobile device: Systems for waking up an application processor (AP) of a mobile device are disclosed. In one embodiment, one of the systems of the mobile device includes a Bluetooth device with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) feature configured to receive a connection request signal from an external device and a hardware module... Agent:

20120214418 - Wireless charging of mobile device: Systems, circuits, and devices for wirelessly charging a mobile device are disclosed. In one embodiment, a system of a mobile device comprises a low power PAN module and a controller for the low power PAN module configured to monitor a connection request signal communicated from an external device while the... Agent:

20120214420 - Aircraft communication system: An aircraft communication system and corresponding method for establishing a datalink network between participating aircrafts, wherein each participating aircraft comprises a datalink transponder for sending and receiving standard communication messages (M) over a standard communication protocol; said datalink transponders are employed for establishing said datalink network using a standard communication... Agent:

20120214422 - Adaptive maximum power limiting using capacitive sensing in a wireless device: An apparatus for satisfying Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) compliance criteria comprising a processor configured to receive a first capacitance measurement from a first capacitance sensor, receive a second capacitance measurement from a second capacitance sensor, determine a relative proximity of a human body to a wireless device based on the... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

20120214421 - Method and apparatus for radio antenna frequency tuning: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a non-transitory computer-readable storage medium, which can include computer instructions to determine a subset of use cases from a group of use cases stored in a memory of a communication device, and to determine a target use... Agent: Paratek Microwave, Inc.

20120214423 - Adaptive average power tracking: Exemplary embodiments of the invention include a request received to change a TX output power setting or a frequency channel setting. In response, the requested TX output power setting is used to generate a TX output signal in the proper frequency channel. Handset circuitry makes OOB power measurements, the results... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120214425 - Antenna, complex antenna and radio-frequency transceiver system: An antenna for receiving and transmitting radio signals includes a ground metal plate, a first patch plate, a second patch plate, a first feed-in wire electrically connected to the first patch plate for transmitting radio signals, a second feed-in wire electrically connected to the second patch plate for transmitting radio... Agent:

20120214427 - Radio transmission apparatus and method, radio transmission network, and computer program: A radio transmission apparatus includes a radio transmission and reception device that performs data transmission and reception via radio lines; a wire transmission and reception device that performs data transmission and reception via at least one wire line, so as to receive data via the wire line, and send the... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120214426 - Rf feedback receiver arrangement, rf transmit arrangement and rf transceiver arrangement: An RF feedback receiver arrangement includes a reference signal provider configured to provide, in a normal operating phase, a first reference signal having a first reference signal frequency, and provide, in a calibration operating phase, a second reference signal having a second reference signal frequency different from the first reference... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh

20120214424 - Single input/multiple output (simo) or multiple input/single output (miso) or multiple input/multiple output (mimo) antenna module: An antenna module is provided. The antenna module includes a first slot antenna unit and a second slot antenna unit. The first slot antenna unit is coupled to a radio frequency (RF) unit. The second slot antenna unit is coupled to the RF unit. The first and second slot antenna... Agent: Mediatek Inc.

20120214428 - Predistortion device, method for predistortion, and transmitter/receiver system: The embodiments of the present invention provide a predistortion device, method for predistortion and transmitter/receiver system. The predistortion device comprises a predistortion unit, and the predistortion device further comprises: a signal acquiring unit to process the output signals of a transmitting circuit to obtain distorted signals; a signal coupling unit... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120214429 - Interference resistant local oscillator: With some embodiments, a VCO (voltage controlled oscillator) operates at an integer multiple (N) above a desired transmission frequency. In accordance with one embodiment, a chip is provided with a VCO to generate a signal and a frequency dividing circuit to provide a reduced frequency version of the signal to... Agent:

20120214430 - Self evaluating transmitter: A self-evaluating process control transmitter system includes a transmitter configured to capture output data from an integral sensor, and a transmitter memory integrally disposed with the transmitter. The transmitter memory is configured to store a plurality of sets of the output data thereon, including an initial as-built data set, and... Agent: Invensys Systems, Inc.

20120214432 - Amplifier circuit, transmitter, and method of controlling amplifier circuit: A signal separating unit separates an input signal into a first branch signal and a second branch signal in such a manner that, as the amplitude of the input signal decreases, the amplitude of the first branch signal and the second branch signal decreases and the difference between a phase... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120214431 - Transmitter and power supply control module: A transmitter includes: a first envelope extractor that extracts a first envelope signal on the basis of a first modulated signal of a first frequency modulated with transmission data; a second envelope extractor that extracts a second envelope signal on the basis of a second modulated signal of a second... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120214433 - Transmitter with class e amplifier: According to one embodiment, a transmitter includes a first buffer, a second buffer, a logic circuit, and a class E power amplifier. The first buffer receives a first sinusoidal signal, and converts the first sinusoidal signal to a first rectangular wave signal. The second buffer receives a second sinusoidal signal... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120214435 - Method and apparatus for downconverting a plurality of frequency modulated signals from a carrier frequency to baseband: Circuits, systems, and methods are disclosed for controlling multiple antenna receive paths in a wireless communication device. In some embodiments, the circuit may include a pair of receiving antennas, a first receive path including a VCO coupled to receive a PLL signal and a first mixer coupled to receive a... Agent:

20120214434 - Radio apparatus: A radio apparatus includes a first receiver that is a processing unit for amplifying and frequency converting a radio signal received via an antenna, thereby outputting an IF signal; a detector unit for detecting a preamble signal from the IF signal; a second receiver for amplifying and quadrature demodulating the... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120214437 - Emergency data message router database: A system and method for providing information associated with public safety answering points may include storing a set of records including information associated with a plurality of PSAPs, each record may include (i) an identifier indicative of a PSAP available to service emergency communications, (ii) at least one cell code... Agent: Centurylink Intellectual Property LLC

20120214436 - Mobile safety devices and methods: A wireless personal communication device provides two-way cellular connection with a subscriber and a contact from a directory stored within the device. A calendar voice reminder may announce to the subscriber time for medications, appointments or other programs. This feature may be programmed and activated via wired or wireless connection... Agent: Reunite Wireless, Inc.

20120214439 - Method, apparatus, and mobile phone for measuring and displaying internet traffic of mobile phone: An apparatus for measuring and displaying Internet traffic of a mobile phone, includes a traffic measurement module and a traffic displaymodule. The apparatus also includes a SIM card account creation module configured to create a SIM card account for each of a plurality of SIM cards. The traffic measurement module... Agent: Huawei Device Co.,ltd.

20120214440 - Reducing computational complexity during user data analysis: A method and apparatus for handling data related to users in a telecommunication network to support analysis of said users. Plural sets of parameter values relating to the users are read once, and a first level quantization cell is determined for each set of parameter values according to a default... Agent:

20120214438 - System and method for automatically drafting a blog entry: There is disclosed a system and method for automatically drafting blog entries. In an embodiment, the method comprises: defining a triggering event for generating a draft blog entry; detecting the triggering event; and upon detection of the triggering event, automatically generating a draft a blog entry in a predetermined format.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120214441 - Automated device provisioning and activation: Various embodiments are disclosed for a services policy communication system and method. In some embodiments, a communications device stores a set of device credentials for activating the communications device for a service on a network; and sends an access request to the network, the access request including the set of... Agent:

20120214445 - Nat traversal for local ip access: The invention relates to a method for traversing a NAT device residing in a backhaul IP network. A home cellular base station (HeNB) and a collocated local gateway (L-GW) providing access to a local IP network are connected to a mobile operator's packet core network through the NAT device. The... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc

20120214443 - Operation of a computing device involving wireless tokens: Tokens can be sent from a token generator using wireless radio frequency signals, such as in the form of a network name. A computing device operates in a first mode when receiving the tokens and in a second mode when not receiving the tokens. Also, the network name can include... Agent: Wherepro, LLC

20120214444 - System and method for identity management for mobile devices: Systems and methods for managing a user identity on a mobile device are provided. The system comprises the mobile device comprising a user agent and a client application, the user agent and the client application in communication with each other. The system further comprises an identity provider in communication with... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120214442 - Systems, methods and apparatus for controlling access to mobile devices: Systems, apparatus, methods and articles of manufacture provide for controlling access to one or more functions of a mobile device, or other computing device, based on information about activities of a user.... Agent:

20120214447 - Observation platform for using structured communications: Observation platform for using structured communications. A signal from a first communication device is received at a second communication device associated with a computer system, wherein a first characteristic of the signal corresponds to an audible source and a second characteristic of the signal corresponds to information indicative of a... Agent:

20120214448 - Selectively buffering voice data at a server during a voice communication session: Systems and methods for selectively replaying voice data. Voice data received in a communication session is both buffered by the device and played by the device. When input is received from a recipient, the voice data currently being received is no longer played and buffered voice data is replayed to... Agent: Smith Micro Software, Inc.

20120214446 - System for updating presentations on mobile devices and methods thereof: When a user interface is scrolled, data requests are made. If the data is not found in cache, the data is retrieved from a remote server by asynchronously placing data requests to a server starting with the last added data request. Through a relaxed loader, the mobile device does not... Agent: Mitel Networks Corporation

20120214449 - Identification of an alternate contact for use in reaching a mobile device user: In one embodiment, a method includes detecting an unanswered communication received at a mobile device, identifying an alternate contact based on a location of the mobile device and a relationship between the mobile device user and the alternate contact, and transmitting a request to the alternate contact to notify the... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.

20120214454 - Method and system for providing dynamic speed-dial list: Methods are provided for managing communications over a communications routing network. A data store is maintained of records of communications links established over the communications routing network between a first endpoint of the communications routing network and multiple second endpoints of the communications routing network distinct from the first endpoint.... Agent: Qwest Communications International Inc.

20120214453 - Methods and apparatuses for programming user-defined information into electronic devices: A device for programming user-defined information into an electronic device is provided. The programmer allows a user to program customized information, such as user-selected audio, video, or Internet access information into his or her programmable device. Such electronic devices include wireless telephones, pagers, and personal digital assistants. The programmer allows... Agent: Solocron Media, LLC

20120214451 - Remote application installation and control for a mobile device: In many cases, it is desirable to remotely install a software application on a mobile device that performs a function without requiring user intervention on the device, such as in the case where a device is lost or stolen. In one embodiment, a method implemented on the mobile device after... Agent: Lookout, Inc.

20120214452 - Systems and methods for user sessions with dynamic service selection: Under one aspect, a system generates dynamic call models within a network, allowing different user entities (UEs) to have different service experiences. The network includes application servers (ASs) and a switch that receives and then forwards UE service requests. The system includes storage media storing hierarchically organized data, which defines... Agent: Aylus Networks, Inc.

20120214450 - Systems and methods for using two or more subscriber identification module cards in telematics applications: A system for providing access to a telematics service provider has a network access device and an antenna in communication with the network access device. The antenna provides wireless communication between the processor and the telematics service provider. A processor of the network access device is configured to send an... Agent: Continental Automotive Systems, Inc.

20120214455 - Wireless communication devices: A telecommunication network is described in which information relating to access to resources such as the world wide web, may be transferred between wireless communication terminals at least one of which is a client of a server connected to the network and providing access to the resources. A method of... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120214456 - Methods and apparatus for transmitting data: Methods and apparatus for transmitting data are provided. A relationship, between a sender of a call signal and a receiver of a call signal, that exists in at least one network service server, is confirmed. Data associated with the sender is selected based on the relationship between the sender and... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120214459 - Method for routing incoming communications in a communications network: A method and system for routing incoming communications in a communications network are provided. The network comprises a plurality of network elements. An addressable number is associated with a plurality of communications devices each identified by a unique identifier. A communication addressed to a communications device is received at a... Agent:

20120214457 - Technique for signalling telephone calls during a route guidance: The present disclosure relates to a technique for controlling the signalling of incoming telephone calls during a route guidance by means of a navigation device. A method aspect includes the steps of detecting an incoming telephone call, determining a distance to a forthcoming manoeuvre instruction or route reference point on... Agent: Elektrobit Automotive Gmbh

20120214458 - Transfer then sleep: A second communication device is detected in proximity to a first communication device engaged in a call. A substantially uninterrupted transfer of the call is provided from the first communication device to the second communication device. At least a part of the first communication device is placed into a sleep... Agent:

20120214460 - Advanced multi-network client device for wideband multimedia access to private and public wireless networks: A wireless device (e.g., a wireless smart phone) uses Global Positioning System (GPS) data, or other position-indicating data, to accurately determine its location in relation to multi-layered wireless networks that the device may see concurrently. If location information is available, the device employs a user-defined priority table to select the... Agent:

20120214463 - Detecting use of a mobile device by a driver of a vehicle, such as an automobile: A system and method for detecting that a driver of a vehicle is using a mobile device is described. In some examples, the system uses information identifying a rate of speed of a vehicle and information identifying a location of a mobile device, such as information extracted from images taken... Agent:

20120214465 - Location-based control of functions of electronic devices: A mobile personal communication device, such as a mobile telephone (cellular, satellite, or the like), that is capable of determining its geographic location, through an on-board GPS unit or other geographic locating mechanism, has a function that is disabled, enabled, modified or otherwise controlled when the personal communication device is... Agent: Koletry Processing, L.L.C.

20120214472 - Method and system for controlling mobile device functions via a service or background process: 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:

20120214470 - Method and system for dynamic configuration for mobile communication device functions: This provides for controlling mobile device functions and features. 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 enables other mobile device features based on occurrence... Agent:

20120214468 - Method and system for forwarding or delegating modified mobile device functions: This provides for controlling mobile device functions and features. 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 enables other mobile device features based on occurrence... Agent:

20120214466 - Method and system for modifying mobile device functions: This provides for controlling mobile device functions and features. 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 enables other mobile device features based on occurrence... Agent:

20120214467 - Method and system for receiving forwarded or delegated mobile device functions: This provides for controlling mobile device functions and features. 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 enables other mobile device features based on occurrence... Agent:

20120214469 - Method and system for restoring mobile device functions: This provides for controlling mobile device functions and features. 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 enables other mobile device features based on occurrence... Agent:

20120214471 - Method and system for using multiple transceivers for controlling mobile communication device functions: This provides for controlling mobile device functions and features. 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 enables other mobile device features based on occurrence... Agent:

20120214464 - Methods and systems for improving road safety using wireless communication: A wireless communication device includes an antenna coupled to a wireless communications transceiver, a processor, and a vehicle safety application. When the vehicle safety application is executed, it causes the processor to cause the wireless communication device to join a basic service set through the antenna and wireless communications transceiver.... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20120214462 - Wireless charging method and apparatus: A terminal can include a wireless charger configured to wirelessly receive a power signal from a charging pad to charge power; and a controller configured to control an incoming call notification mode to be changed from a vibration mode to a bell sound mode or silent mode when an event... Agent:

20120214461 - Wireless devices and methods of operating wireless devices based on the presence of another person: A method of operating a device for a user is provided. The method includes operating the device in a first mode; receiving an indication of a first person in the presence of the user; retrieving a first profile associated with the first person; and operating the device in a second... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.

20120214473 - Electronic device and method of automatically testing mobile communication terminals: A method of automatically testing a mobile communication terminal selects a communication frequency band for testing the mobile communication terminal. The mobile communication terminal switches to the selected communication frequency band. One or more service modes, of the mobile communication terminal, which need to be tested under the selected communication... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20120214474 - System and methods for remotely upgrading software applications: The present invention includes a system and methods for upgrading software on a mobile terminal. The system includes a network management computer (NMC) adapted to receive a plurality of software upgrades and to transmit one of the plurality of software upgrades to one of a plurality of mobile terminals through... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120214475 - Remote control system and remote control method, device for performing remote control operation and control method therefor, device operable by remote control operation and control mehtod therefor, and storage medium: A portable information terminal is placed in proximity with an ID recognition unit of a notebook PC. By reading ID from the portable information terminal, the notebook PC is able to identify a network address of the portable information terminal so as to establish a network connection with the portable... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120214476 - Remote control system and remote control method, device for performing remote control operation and control method therefor, device operable by remote control operation and control method therefor, and storage medium: A portable information terminal is placed in proximity with an ID recognition unit of a notebook PC. By reading ID from the portable information terminal, the notebook PC is able to identify a network address of the portable information terminal so as to establish a network connection with the portable... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120214477 - Coordination of operational data of base stations in a multiprotocol environment: Systems and methods are disclosed for translating operational data between different protocols used by base stations to allow the base stations to coordinate their operational data. One embodiment is a system including a database, an interface, and a control system. The database stores translations between protocols used by base stations.... Agent:

20120214478 - System, method and apparatuses for providing a filtered localized information service: A system for providing a localized information service using an infrastructure of a cellular communication network, the system comprising at least one service source terminal arranged for transmitting a network upload message to the cellular communication network, said network upload message comprising a payload part, a reflection entity of said... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120214479 - Test apparatus for testing mobile communication terminal and message display method for displaying message associated with the testing: A test apparatus for a mobile communication terminal is provided with a pseudo base station and display and control units. The control unit includes a analysis unit and a tag addition unit. The analysis unit acquires and analyzes the messages from the base station to take out information from the... Agent: Anritsu Corporation

20120214480 - System and method for subscribing for internet protocol multimedia subsystems (ims) services registration status: A system and method that allows mobile device applications to receive changes in registration status from application services that are accessed via an Internet Protocol Multimedia Subsystem (IMS). Applications on a mobile device subscribe to receive notifications of changes in registration status for requested services. When a change to the... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.

20120214481 - System and method for a multimode handset for transferring telephone calls between mobile and cordless modes: A multimode handset and method that includes a first communications path adapted to communicate using a mobile telephone communications protocol, a second communications path adapted to communicate using a local cordless communications protocol, and a processing unit in communication with the first communications path and the second communications paths and... Agent: Embarq Holdings Company, LLC

20120214482 - Wireless network roaming timer method and apparatus: A mobile station in a wireless network includes a roaming timer. The roaming timer is set based on various criteria, and when the roaming timer expires, an attempt to roam is performed.... Agent:

20120214483 - Long term evolution to universal mobile telecommunications system femto mobility: A system and methodology that resolves complex mobility handling issues in Long Term evolution (LTE) networks, overlaid with Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS) macro and UMTS femtocells that share a common UMTS Absolute Radio Frequency Number (UARFCN), is provided. Moreover, an LTE user equipment (UE) includes a femto identification component... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120214484 - Method and apparatus for scanning sectors in order of distance from mobile station: A mobile station will sort wireless coverage sectors in order of distance of the sectors from the mobile station, and the mobile station will then scan for pilot signals from the sectors in the sorted order. The invention can be applied advantageously to provide an order of scanning remaining set... Agent: Sprint Spectrum L.p.

20120214486 - Communication system, operation control method, and location management server: A communication system according to an exemplary aspect of the present invention is a communication system including a location management server for managing the location of a mobile station, a base station for deciding an exchange which accommodates the mobile station via the base station in response to a location... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120214488 - Method and telecommunications network for controlling activation of at least one terminal in a machine-type communication application: The invention relates to a method for controlling activation of at least one terminal in a machine-type communication application using a wireless access network. The wireless access network comprises a number of location areas, each of the location areas comprising a plurality of cells. The terminal has been assigned an... Agent: Koninklijke Kpn N.v.

20120214487 - Method for a network side to enable an mss to enter the idle mode in a wireless man: The present invention provides a method as regards how a network side gets a MSS into the idle mode in a wireless MAN, including: the PA/BS sends a DREG_CMD to the MSS; the MSS sends a DREG_REQ message to the PA/BS, according to the DREG_CMD message, requesting to enter the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120214485 - Systems and methods for emergency arming of a network access device: Methods and systems for emergency registration of a vehicle network access device are disclosed, including monitoring one or more vehicle risk indicators; analyzing the one or more vehicle risk indicators for the likelihood of an emergency; and initiating registration of the vehicle network access device in response to analyzing the... Agent: Continental Automotive Gmbh

20120214490 - Apparatus and method for performing handover in a wireless communication network: A base transceiver station receives first and second reception power values from a plurality of user equipments. The first reception power value is a reception power value at which a user equipment receives a radio signal from another base transceiver station without using a reception beam formation function that allows... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120214491 - Bandwidth control system: A bandwidth control system is provided, enabling the prevention of a resource shortage in the base station, caused by preliminary authentication which reserves resources in advance. The bandwidth control system limits a bandwidth of a communication path used for the preliminary authentication, in the case where a count of successful... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.

20120214489 - Method and apparatus for avoiding in-device coexistence interference with keeping time update for handover: A method, system and device are provided for avoiding in-device coexistence interference between different radio technologies deployed in adjacent bands on the same device by providing coexistence mode handover procedures which establish an updateable “keeping time” parameter to prevent premature switch back or handover to an interfering network node after... Agent:

20120214493 - Communication method in a mobile communication system and a system thereof: The present disclosure relates to a communication method between a terminal and a network during an inter PLMN (public land mobile network) handover in a mobile communication network that shares an E-UTRAN (evolved universal terrestrial radio access network), and a mobile communication system thereof According to the present invention, the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120214492 - Relocation of mobility anchor for nomadic subscribers: A method, a mobility node 211 and a new mobility anchor 214b configured to operatively relocate the mobility anchor 214a for a mobile terminal 215a in a wireless communication system 200. The relocation is achieved by a request for redirecting an old bearer B-old configured to communicate user-data between the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120214494 - Proxied user equipment wake up using cell change mechanism: An apparatus for use in a wireless communication network that includes a wireless network user equipment (UE), a communication node, and a network controller, includes: a first transceiver configured to communicate with another entity of the wireless network; and a processor, communicatively coupled to the first transceiver, configured to determine... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120214495 - Apparatus and method for controlling handover to prevent femtocell interference: Provided are apparatus and method for controlling handover to prevent femtocell interference. The apparatus may include an event receiving module, a handover determining module, and an inter-frequency processing module. The event receiving module may be configured to receive a control message from user equipment. The handover determining module may be... Agent: Kt Corporation

20120214496 - Large cell base station and communication control method: When a radio terminal (200) receives interference from a small-cell base station (300), a large-cell base station (100) sends, to the small-cell base station (300), band use restriction information indicating a band with restricted use which is a frequency band, in which the use thereof needs to be restricted by... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120214497 - Apparatus and method for hierarchical rate splitting in hierarchical cell communication system: Provided is a hierarchical rate splitting method and apparatus in a hierarchical cell communication system. An upper node or a macro base station may adaptively determine a hierarchical splitting mode based on a channel condition of a channel between the macro base station and a macro terminal and/or a performance... Agent:

20120214498 - Large cell base station and communication control method: Disclosed is a large cell base station (100) that, in cases in which the interference from small cell base stations (300) experienced by a radio terminal (200) connected to said large cell base station (100) is at or above a prescribed value, estimates a non-interference PF evaluation value for assessing... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120214500 - Method and apparatus for processing downlink communication and corresponding assisting method and apparatus: The invention provides a method and apparatus for processing downlink communication and a corresponding assisting method and apparatus. According to an embodiment of the invention, there is provided a method for assisting a base station in processing downlink communication in a user equipment, which includes the steps of: estimating a... Agent:

20120214499 - Wireless local area network: A wireless network includes a base transceiver station configured to transmit signals over a wireless connection to a plurality of terminals and receive signals over a wireless connection from a plurality of terminals. The terminal may transmit a connection request message including an identifier and a request to identify the... Agent: Wi-lan, Inc.

20120214501 - Cell selection in a cellular communication system: A method in a user equipment for handling cell selection is provided. While in dedicated mode the user equipment receives from a radio network node a measurement information message which indicates at least two frequencies associated with a respective cell in a respective radio access technology. While it is in... Agent:

20120214502 - Offline device paging: The network resources allocated to Machine Type Communication (MTD) devices (also referred to as Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Devices) can be reduced through the introduction of a new device state in a network. The network device state, referred to as a sleep state, allows the network to offload context information about the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120214507 - Apparatus and method for providing indoor location, position, or tracking of a mobile computer using building information: An apparatus and method for providing indoor location, position, or tracking of a mobile computer using building information. The mobile computer determines the dimensions of a room in a building using a range finder in the mobile computer. The determined dimensions of the room are compared to the building information... Agent: Hj Laboratories, LLC

20120214511 - Apparatus and method for providing indoor location, position, or tracking of a mobile computer using sensors: An apparatus and method for providing indoor location, position, or tracking of a mobile computer. Outdoor location, indoor location, and determined motion information is used to track the mobile computer indoors.... Agent: Hj Laboratories, LLC

20120214505 - Communication system, communication method, program, and information storage medium: A position coordinate receiving section obtains a position from a user terminal. A nearby user distributing section provides information about a source user terminal to a recipient user terminal. The nearby user distributing section controls whether or not to provide the information about the source user terminal to the recipient... Agent: Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

20120214503 - Device, method, and system for receiving content on a mobile computing device: A mobile computing device, comprising processing components, memory components, a wireless receiver/transmitter, and an agent stored in the memory components. The agent is adapted to determine a pattern in data received and requested by the mobile computing device, determine a pattern in a location of the mobile computing device, and... Agent: Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc.

20120214510 - Femto cell visitation history for location based services: System(s) and method(s) are provided for collection and communication of data on handset attachment procedure, or visitation, to one or more femto cells to provide location information. A mobility component receives actual subscriber and femto access point (AP) attachment signaling and extracts visitation data that facilitates generation of real-time or... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120214508 - Method and device for providing the location of a mobile station: The present invention provides a solution for providing the location of a mobile device connected to a first mobile network to a second mobile network. A mobile device receives information about the geographic location of the base stations in its neighborhood. Based on the identity of the base station the... Agent: Koninklijke Kpn N.v.

20120214509 - Method and system for mobile station location: A system and method for locating mobile stations in a wireless communication system such as a cellular system based on at least one received wireless signal and a database of geographical information.... Agent:

20120214504 - System and method for acquiring network data: Systems and methods for acquiring wireless network performance data comprising a user equipment accessible via a wireless network, the user equipment comprising; a receiver, a transmitter, a first processor configured with software executable instructions to cause the user equipment to perform operations comprising; receiving a data acquisition signal via the... Agent: PCtel, Inc.

20120214506 - Systems and methods for geo-staging of sensor data through distributed global (cloud) architecture: There is disclosed a method of staging real-time data in proximity to a mobile device. The method includes determining a geographic location associated with the mobile device and identifying a storage device located in proximity to the determined geographic location. The method also includes enabling real-time data published by the... Agent:

20120214514 - 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

20120214513 - Movement determination device and movement determination method: A movement determination device and method that can perform movement determination of mobile communication terminals. A mobile communication terminal includes a visiting area information acquisition unit that acquires visiting area information indicating the communication area the mobile communication terminal is visiting, a storage unit that stores the visiting area information... Agent: Ntt Docomo ,inc.

20120214512 - Positioning devices and methods in cellular communication systems: A method, performed in a positioning node, for performing uplink positioning comprises receiving (210) of a request for uplink positioning of a user equipment. Information about carrier capabilities for uplink positioning measurements for carriers used in a serving cell of the user equipment is obtained (220). The method further comprises... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120214516 - Apparatus and method for context based wireless information processing: A context of the user of a mobile communication device determines what product or service is requested. By determining where the mobile communication device is, unique identifying information is used to identify a specific product or service. By using information regarding products limited to a defined area, a reduced product/service... Agent:

20120214515 - Mobile device indoor navigation: A method for indoor navigation in a venue derives positioning of a mobile device based on sounds captured by the microphone of the mobile device from the ambient environment. It is particularly suited to operate on smartphones, where the sounds are captured using microphone that captures sounds in a frequency... Agent:

20120214517 - System and method for providing a task reminder: Systems, methods, and computer readable media for providing a task reminder are disclosed herein. The method includes receiving a location of a user of a mobile communication device. The method includes identifying task information including a task location. The method includes receiving historical presence information identifying least one of a... Agent:

20120214518 - portable terminal and managing method of image taken by portable terminal: A portable terminal of the present invention enables a user to easily transfer an image photographed with the portable terminal to a personal computer or a portable terminal of another user by comprising: a transfer mode setting unit which is able to set an automatic transfer mode or a manual... Agent:

20120214519 - Communication method, mobile network system and device: A mobile terminal (UE) used in a mobile communication network that includes a mobility management entity (MME) and a serving gateway (S-GW), receives paging using IMSI (International Mobile-Station Subscription Identifier) from the MME, upon an arrival of an incoming call destined for the UE from outside of the mobile communication... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120214520 - Method for contacting a group of terminals within a communication network, arrangement and terminal within a communication network: The present invention relates to the field of paging terminals within a communication network. In order to contact a group of terminals, a common group identification is allocated to each of the terminals within said group. Thereafter, a paging message is created comprising said common group identification. The paging message... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120214521 - System and method for verifying message delivery integrity in a wireless mobile message broadcasting system: A system and method verifying the operational integrity of a wireless message broadcasting messaging system with a heartbeat message generator module and a heartbeat feedback reporting system for receiving a broadcast message record including the broadcast message and the broadcast target area defined as geographical information, generating a heartbeat broadcast... Agent: Envisionit, LLC

20120214522 - Wireless frequency setting method and device: An appliance and a method of determining a wireless communication frequency range from received AC power input comprising automatically determining an AC power characteristic from the AC mains power, automatically mapping the determined AC power characteristic to the wireless frequency range within a pre-determined wireless frequency range, and automatically selecting... Agent: Cube Investments Limited

20120214523 - Power management and distributed scheduling for uplink transmissions in wireless systems: To schedule uplink transmission time slots for a collection of mobile communication devices, a set of base station target interference patterns is associated with base stations. A time slot target interference pattern is assigned for each time slot and it repeats after several time slots. The time slot target interference... Agent: Rockstar Bidco, Lp

20120214525 - Radio base station, user terminal and frequency band sharing method: A CRS base station (21) includes a transmitting section configured to transmit a synchronization establishment signal, a receiving section configured to receive a random access signal corresponding to the synchronization establishment signal, a determining section configured to determine whether or not the random access signal received by the receiving section... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120214524 - Satellite receiver with interfering signal cancellation: A method for communication includes receiving a Radio Frequency (RF) channel containing a desired signal conforming to a first air interface and an interfering signal conforming to a second air interface. A first receiver configured for the first air interface and a second receiver configured for the second air interface... Agent: Novelsat Ltd.

20120214526 - Trusted paired-device initial connection assistance: The present invention relates to a solution for wireless communication and in particular for facilitating connection to a radio access network. This is provided in a number of aspects such as method, devices, and system. The solution comprises using a local short range communication connection between two user equipments, UEs,... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120214527 - Controlling application access to a network: A method of wireless communication includes intercepting a request from an application desiring use of communication resources. The intercepted request is held and is then evaluated to determine whether the held request can be released. The held request is released based on the outcome of the evaluation.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120214528 - Distributed antenna system, communication control method and base station apparatus: The selection range of antenna candidates effective for MIMO communication is widened in a base station to increase the throughput of MIMO communication. A terminal sends a sounding signal at given time intervals with the maximum transmission power or with an antenna selection transmission power threshold or larger. With this... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.

20120214529 - Radio resource range setting device, radio resource range setting method, and recording medium: A device acquires load information representing a load of radio communication performed between a base station and a plurality of communication terminals performing radio communication with the base station by using a radio resource allocated by the base station. The device sets in response to the acquired load information, from... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120214530 - Base station and method for improving coverage in a wireless communication system using antenna beam-jitter and cqi correction: A base station and method are described herein that improves the coverage in a fixed-beam wireless communication system by using antenna beam-jitter and Channel Quality Information (CQI) correction. In one embodiment, the method includes the steps of: (a) modifying a beam by introducing a beam-jitter in a beam-forming pattern; (b)... Agent:

20120214534 - Method and system of radio frequency (rf) power transmission in a wireless network: A method and system of radio frequency (RF) power transmission among multiple wireless stations is provided. Control signals for switching a receiving station between a power reception mode and a data reception mode are generated. The control signals provide switching information about which of the modes to switch to, and... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120214531 - Method, system and apparatus for contacting a target mobile station using a secondary connection: A method and system for notifying a target mobile station, which is temporarily out of communication with a network device over a primary connection, are provided. By way of example, one method includes receiving a notification from the network device over the primary connection. The notification indicates that data is... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

20120214533 - Reducing wlan power consumption on a mobile device utilizing a cellular radio interface: A system and method of reducing the WLAN power consumption and limiting battery drain of a mobile communications device is provided. The mechanism continuously monitors for changes in the WLAN and cellular signal strength and modifies the WLAN profile scanning activity accordingly. By monitoring for changes, transitions can be detected... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120214532 - System and method for transmitting pollution information over an integrated wireless network: A pollution information message system provides a system and method for generating and transmitting pollution information messages. In one embodiment, the pollution information message system employs a transceiver network with a plurality transceivers coupled to monitoring devices. Control room operators receive a pollution information message from an identifiable transceiver. The... Agent: Sipco, LLC

20120214535 - Method and mobile station for automatic creation of talk group: A method of automatic creation of a talk group in a wireless radio communication system comprising a plurality of mobile stations, said method comprising the steps of: transmitting by a first mobile station an emergency message containing at least its ID and localization data; transmitting by other mobile stations their... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.

20120214536 - Cooperative wireless power signal transmission method and device: Disclosed are a method and device for cooperatively sending and receiving power wirelessly. Wireless power charging coverage at the level of data signal transmission can be ensured by establishing one or more modes for transmitting, to a specific terminal, a power transmission signal from any of a plurality of nodes... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120214539 - Method and device for adjusting an uplink transmission power of a mobile terminal: A method and a device are provided for adjusting an uplink transmission power of a mobile terminal towards a local wireless node that is deployed within a wide area wireless network, wherein at least one power control parameter is determined by the local wireless node from at least one cell... Agent:

20120214537 - Method of efficiently reporting user equipment transmission power and apparatus thereof: A method and an apparatus for efficiently transmitting or reporting a Power Headroom Report (PHR) of a User Equipment (UE) are provided. The method of transmitting the PHR of the UE in a mobile communication system includes configuring an extended PHR including an indicator corresponding to a variation factor of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120214538 - User equipment and power control method for random access: An improved power control method and apparatus of a mobile terminal is provided for facilitating random access procedure in a mobile communication system based on a distributed antenna system. A method includes receiving, by the terminal, system information from a base station, the system information including transmit power information for... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120214540 - Signal measurement on component carriers in wireless communication systems: A method in a wireless communication device includes performing measurements of a first serving cell on a first carrier frequency at a first rate, determining whether a signal level of a second serving cell on a second carrier frequency exceeds a threshold, and performing measurements of the first serving cell... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.

20120214541 - Signal measurement on component carriers in wireless communication systems: A method in a wireless communication terminal including generating a first averaged signal measurement on a first carrier frequency, wherein the first averaged signal measurement is based on a first averaging period, producing a first filter output based on the first averaged signal measurement weighted by a first weight, generating... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.

20120214542 - Automatic answering of a mobile phone: The present disclosure relates to a mobile phone and a method for answering such a phone automatically without user input. In one embodiment, the mobile phone detects that a call is being received. A proximity sensor is then used to detect the presence of a nearby object. For example, this... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120214543 - Multiple frequency band information signal frequency band conversion: A wireless device includes processing circuitry and a Radio Frequency (RF) receiver section. The processing circuitry determines a set of information signals for receipt, the set of information signals carried by a RF Multiple Frequency Bands Multiple Standards (MFBMS) signal having a plurality of information signal frequency bands. The processing... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120214544 - Audio localization using audio signal encoding and recognition: A positioning network comprises an array of signal sources that transmit signals with unique characteristics that are detectable in signals captured through a sensor on a mobile device, such as a microphone of a mobile phone handset. Through signal processing of the captured signal, the positioning system distinguishes these characteristics... Agent:

20120214547 - Method of using handle cord of a fixed wireless phone as fm antenna and a fixed wireless phone: The present invention relates to fixed wireless phones and describes a fixed wireless phone and a method of using a handle cord of a fixed wireless phone as a FM antenna. A FM antenna signal access point is disposed on one of the four wires connecting a baseband chip with... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd

20120214546 - Mobile electronic device and mobile phone: According to the present invention, a mobile electronic device includes: a housing; a projecting unit for projecting an image, the projecting unit being mounted on the housing; a detecting unit for detecting a positional relation between the projecting unit and a projection surface on which an image projected by the... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120214545 - Object locator system and method: A locating system and method for locating objects, such as keys, is disclosed. The locating system may include a transmitter for transmitting an encrypted code in the 900 MHz band. The transmitter may be powered by a battery. By transmitting in the 900 MHz band, the battery power consumed by... Agent:

20120214548 - System and method of identifying the association relationship between a smart card and a mobile phone: A method and system for identifying an association between a Smart Card and a mobile device by selecting card-swiping record pairs from a set of card-swiping records of the Smart Card, each including a card-swiping location and a corresponding card-swiping time; calculating overlap degree in time and location dimensions of... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120214549 - Land mobile radio and adapter for use with standard mobile phone headset: An adapter (400) for a portable land mobile radio (LMR) transceiver system (414) where the LMR includes a push-to-talk (PTT) transmitter control system. The adapter includes a tip-ring-sleeve (TRS) type interface connector (402) configured to accept a plug (101) from a standard mobile phone headset. An adapter circuit (401) is... Agent: Harris Corporation

20120214550 - Method and apparatus for controlling a phased deployment of a base station using an operational state of a vehicle: The invention includes a method and apparatus for controlling the operational state of a base station mounted on a vehicle based on the operational state of the vehicle. A method includes monitoring an operational state of the vehicle and switching the base station from a first operational state to a... Agent:

20120214551 - Apparatus and method for managing call notes in a wireless device: An apparatus and a method in a wireless device provide for managing call notes associated with an active call. An active call is established on the wireless device. Thereafter, a new call note is created during the active call. In response to the new call note, a call note indicator... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120214553 - Communication device and display system: A communication device includes microphone (12), communication unit (32), storage unit (33), extraction unit (41), and display control unit (42). The microphone (12) converts the sound inputted into audio data, and then outputs the audio data. The communication unit (32) receives audio data from an external communication device capable of... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120214554 - Connection member and electronic device: A portable telephone comprises a connection member for connecting a display unit side casing and an operating unit side casing, the connection member being able to be switched between: a closed state in which the display unit side casing is stacked on the operating unit side casing; a first open... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120214552 - Windows position control for phone applications: Methods and devices for selectively presenting a user interface for a phone application are provided. More particularly, a change in the display mode of a multiple screen device can be determined. More particularly, a presentation of a user interface for a dialer of a phone application can be retained after... Agent: Imerj LLC

20120214555 - Mobile wireless communications device with reduced microphone noise from radio frequency communications circuitry: A mobile wireless communications device includes a housing and circuit board in the housing and having radio frequency (RF) circuitry and a power amplifier and microphone mounted thereon. An antenna is carried within the housing and operative with the RF circuitry. An RF shield surrounds and isolates the microphone from... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120214556 - Method and apparatus for solar cell light concentrator panel: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a photovoltaic cell and a sheet shaped member. The sheet shaped member has a surface and an edge. The surface is proximate an exterior portion of the apparatus. The photovoltaic cell is at... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120214557 - Mobile terminal and shutdown device and method thereof: The present invention relates to mobile terminal technologies and describes a mobile terminal and shutdown device and a method thereof, the shutdown device comprising a power on-off key and a time delay circuit, and the shutdown device further comprising a first inductor and a first MOS tube that is connected... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd

20120214558 - Method and mobile device for operating in different data transfer modes: Various embodiments are described for data communication between a host device and a mobile communication device having two processors. In a first mode of operation, data communication occurs between the host device and a main processor of the mobile device. In a second mode of operation, data communication occurs between... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120214559 - Sliding module and mobile terminal comprising the same: A sliding module for a mobile terminal is provided, comprising: a support plate having a rotating mechanism on a first end thereof; a rotating plate connected with the support plate via the rotating mechanism; a sliding plate disposed on the rotating plate and configured to slide against the rotating plate;... Agent:

  
08/16/2012 > 159 patent applications in 76 patent subcategories. inventions list

20120208449 - Broadcast communication system and method for providing users with information associated witih a geographical area: A method is presented for providing information associated with a geographical area to users of broadcast communication receivers. The information, as well as an indication of the geographical area associated with the information, are transmitted to, and received by, each of the broadcast communication receivers. In each of the receivers,... Agent: Echostar Technologies L.L.C.

20120208448 - Information distribution system, information distribution management device, information distribution management method, information distribution management program, information reception device, information reception method and, information reception pro: A content output propriety determination unit determines whether an output of the content is allowed in an information reception device based on reception statuses of radio waves from a plurality of radio stations in the information reception device and position information on the information reception device. A communication controller transmits... Agent: Jvc Kenwood Corporation

20120208450 - Local media delivery device: A media device is provided that allows for the distribution of media over a local area. A user opts in to receive the media and executes a connection to the media device. Various other features are also disclosed.... Agent:

20120208451 - Electromagnetic e-shaped patch antenna repeater with high isolation: A repeater system is disclosed including a first planar antenna array comprising a first plurality of patch antennas, wherein the first plurality of patch antennas include a first pair of first patch antennas and a second pair of patch antennas, the first patch antennas in each pair disposed symmetrically about... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120208452 - Radio communication method: A wireless communication method and the like for improving the system throughput. The wireless communication method is used in a mobile communication system having a base station apparatus, a relay station apparatus and a mobile station apparatus #1. In a first transmission step, a first transport signal, which includes data... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120208453 - Remote controlled air gun: An air gun system producing blasts resulting from the rapid opening of a main valve by movement of a piston which, as it moves out of its seat, releases air accumulated under pressure in a tank, the opening of the valve being triggered by an electric control module located on... Agent:

20120208457 - Capacitive proximity communication using tuned-inductor: A multi-chip module includes a chip stack package including at least one pair of stacked dies, the dies having overlapping opposing faces, and at least one capacitive proximity communication (CPC) interconnect between the pair of stacked dies. The CPC interconnect includes a first capacitor plate at a first one of... Agent: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

20120208455 - Master mobile wireless communications device to send media content to slave mobile wireless communications device and associated methods: A communications system includes a plurality of slave mobile wireless communications devices each having a first near field communications (NFC) device. The communications system also includes a master mobile wireless communications device having second NFC device, and a processor coupled to the second NFC device. The processor is configured to... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120208456 - Mobile wireless communications device providing object reference data based upon near field communication (nfc) and related methods: A wireless communications system may include a near field communication (NFC) reference device configured to store object reference data for at least one object associated with a geographic location of the NFC device. The wireless communications system may also include a mobile wireless communications device that includes an NFC transceiver... Agent: Research In Motion Limited (a Corporation Organized Under The Laws Of The Province Of

20120208458 - Near field communication apparatus, display control method, and program: An information processing apparatus including a housing having a first surface and a second surface; a display disposed on the first surface of the housing; a near-field communication interface disposed at a first position on or beneath the second surface; and a processor configured to control the display to display... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120208459 - Near field communication device: Near field communication (NFC) devices may be required to operate at low power and so process small signals which are more susceptible to corruption by noise. An NFC device 100 is described having an antenna 10 which can be adapted to receive signal from a further NFC device. When a... Agent: Nxp B.v.

20120208460 - System and method for controlling a mobile terminal: A system and method for controlling a mobile terminal are provided. According to an aspect, there is provided a mobile terminal control system including a mobile terminal and an external terminal, the mobile terminal including a memory, a Near-Field Communication (NFC) controller, and a base-band chip for controlling individual components... Agent:

20120208454 - System and method for detecting and communicating with diverse near field communications adaptors: A system for operating near field communications adaptors of a computing device is disclosed, which includes at least one memory having at least one region for storing executable program code and at least one processor for executing the program code stored in the memory. When the program code is executed,... Agent: Cassis International Pte Ltd.

20120208463 - Bluetooth security profile: A user configurable security profile defining relationships between a plurality of communications devices is utilized to secure a communications device in response to an occurrence of an event. In an example embodiment, the devices are linked together using a short range wireless communications protocol. If one of the devices becomes... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120208461 - Mobile device and method for performing function based on short-range communication: A mobile device and method for performing a function using a short-range communication tag are provided. In the method, the mobile device inputs function-related information into a short-range communication tag, and recognizes proximity to or contact with the short-range communication tag. Then the mobile device reads the function-related information from... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120208462 - Portable terminal and method for discovering wireless devices thereof: A portable terminal and a method for discovering wirelessly connectable devices are provided. The method includes requesting discovery of wirelessly connectable devices, discovering peripheral devices that are wirelessly connectable in at least one of a plurality of wireless communication schemes supported by the portable terminal, and displaying a list of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120208464 - Rf bus access protocol and transceiver and methods for use therewith: A method includes determining whether information is to be transmitted via a radio frequency (RF) bus that supports direct intra-device communication between at least three circuits in a millimeter wave frequency band. When the information is to be transmitted via the RF bus, the method determines whether the RF bus... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120208466 - Method of transmitting and receiving data, display device and mobile terminal using the same: A method of facilitating communications between a mobile terminal and a display device includes determining an orientation of a mobile terminal with respect to a display device that is physically distinct of the mobile terminal, and determining a manner in which wireless content data is to be communicated between the... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120208465 - Three-dimension (3d) glasses and method for controlling power and pairing thereof: 3D glasses and a method of controlling power and pairing thereof are provided. The method of controlling power and pairing includes: restricting supply of a specific power of 3D glasses; performing, by the 3D glasses, pairing with a display apparatus; and if it is determined that the pairing is performed,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120208468 - Method and device for phase adjustment based on closed-loop diversity feedback: A mobile communications method, device, and system for adjusting a phase parameter in a diversity signal, based at least in part on phase feedback from a base station. While in uplink communication with a base station, a mobile device may receive a phase feedback signal from the base station. The... Agent:

20120208467 - Method, system and apparatus using multiple feedbacks for uplink closed-loop beamforming: A method, apparatus, and system for transmitting and controlling uplink diversity signals in a mobile communication device. While in a soft handoff situation, a mobile communications device may receive a phase feedback signal from a non-serving base station. The mobile device may calculate a modified phase parameter based on the... Agent:

20120208469 - Alerting a smart card reader of probable wireless communication: A wireless device may alert a wireless smart card reader that communication of data between the wireless device and the wireless smart card reader is probably imminent by sending an activation alert. Upon receipt of the activation alert, if the wireless smart card reader is in a low-power state, the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120208470 - Fault detection method and system: A method of detecting faults in a member having a first and second face opposite each other and communicating fluidically in the presence of at least one fault; the method including the steps of: generating a first sound signal by means of a transmitter, so that the first sound signal... Agent: Ansaldobreda S.p.a.

20120208472 - Apparatus and method for controlling tracking area update in wireless communication system: An apparatus and method for controlling Tracking Area Update (TAU) in a wireless communication system are provided. A method for controlling TAU includes, in a case of receiving a request for TAU from a User Equipment (UE), determining a periodic TAU request count of the UE when a type of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120208471 - Wireless communication terminal, control method therefor, and information storage medium: Provided is a wireless communication terminal that allows a wireless communication connection to be disconnected even when an application program that requires continuation of the communication connection is being executed. The wireless communication terminal transmits data to a communication target in response to a transmission processing request from an application... Agent: Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

20120208473 - Front-end rf filters with embedded impedance transformation: Front-end radio frequency (RF) filters with embedded impedance transformation are disclosed. In an exemplary design, an apparatus includes an active circuit and an RF filter. The active circuit receives an input signal and provides an output signal. The RF filter is operatively coupled to an antenna and the active circuit... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120208474 - Transmission/reception antenna and transmission/reception device using same: Provided are a transmission/reception antenna and a transmission/reception device using the same wherein the transmission/reception antenna comprises a dielectric base board (11), an excitation loop antenna (12) provided on the dielectric base board, a transmission/reception loop antenna (13) provided on the dielectric base board in close proximity of but not... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120208475 - High-frequency module: In a high frequency module, an inductor is formed with a common terminal of a switch element as a starting point so as to wind in a substantially spiral shape clockwise when viewed from an upper surface side of a laminated body, and inductors are formed with a first individual... Agent: Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

20120208476 - High frequency power amplifier, transmitter and mobile communication terminal using the power amplifier: A high frequency power amplifier maintains an excellent linearity regardless of a fluctuation of a load impedance and is downsized. The high frequency power amplifier detects an AC voltage amplitude at an output terminal of a final amplification stage transistor, and suppresses an input signal amplitude of a power amplifier... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation

20120208477 - Systems and methods for a radio frequency transmitter with improved linearity and power out utilizing pre-distortion and a gan (gallium nitride) power amplifier device: Various embodiments provide for systems and methods for increased linear output power of a transmitter. An exemplary wireless communications system for transmitting an input signal comprises a predistorter module, a GaN power amplifier, a coupler, and an antenna. The predistorter module is configured to detect existing distortion by comparing the... Agent:

20120208478 - System and method for controlling power levels: An apparatus comprises a radio frequency (RF) signal source; and a controller configured to adjust power of the RF signal source based on a detected parameter. In one embodiment, the apparatus further comprises a proximity sensor configured to determine proximity of the RF signal source to live tissue, and the... Agent: Novatel Wireless Inc.

20120208479 - Energy self-sufficient radiofrequency transmitter: The energy self-sufficient radiofrequency transmitter has at least one electromechanical transducer with a rectifier circuit connected downstream and with a voltage converter circuit. A logic circuit configuration is connected to the voltage converter circuit. The logic circuit configuration has a sequence controller a memory in which an identification code is... Agent: Enocean Gmbh

20120208480 - Adaptive antenna module in active ic package: An antenna module embeds front end circuitry with an antenna. Adaptive matching circuitry external to the antenna module is electrically connected between the embedded front end circuitry and the embedded antenna.... Agent: Epiccom. Inc.

20120208481 - Remotely controlling sound system in enclosure: A sound reproducing system having at least a radio and left and right loudspeakers in a base enclosure is free of at least manually selectable volume controlling and radio tuning A remote controller includes at least manually selectable volume and tuning controls.... Agent: Bose Corporation

20120208482 - Receiving apparatus: According to one embodiment, a receiving apparatus includes a variable gain amplifier, comparator, and signal processor. The comparator compares a signal level of the second signal with a first threshold to generate a third signal, a signal level of the third signal being set to a high signal if the... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120208483 - Radio apparatus: A radio apparatus includes an antenna; an amplifier that amplifies a radio signal, received via the antenna; a first mixer that frequency converts the amplified radio signal to generate a first analog signal; a first A/D converter that converts the first analog signal to generate a first digital signal; a... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120208484 - Optimized automated test equipment multi-path receiver concept: A multi-path receiver for automated test equipment. The multi-path receiver includes an input for receiving low-power signals and high-power signals. The high-power signals have signal amplitude higher than the low-power signals. The multi-path receiver further comprises an output for outputting a received signal, a first path for transmitting a received... Agent:

20120208487 - Method and apparatus for communicating network features during a routing area update procedure: A method and system facilitates communicating network feature support between a mobile device and cellular network. The system protects network feature support information from tampering or spoofing during a periodic routing area update (RAU). In some cases, the network is prohibited from transmitting network feature support information in response to... Agent: Htc Corporation

20120208488 - Method and apparatus for providing emergency communication service in a wireless communication system: A method and apparatus providing an emergency communication service in a wireless communication system. A mobile station (MS) transmits a message requesting the emergency communication service to a base station (BS), receives a connection setup request message from the BS, the connection setup request message including a Service Flow Identifier... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

20120208485 - Method and system for remote control between mobile devices: A remote control method between mobile devices and a system thereof are provided. The system includes a server including a control command list for controlling a help-requesting device. The server authenticates a remote control authorization of a control device and relays a data packet communication between the help-requesting device and... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120208486 - Timer configuration method: A method of handing an emergency PDN connection when a back-off timer is running for a core network in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises starting a mobile reachable timer when a mobile device enters an idle mode, wherein the mobile reachable timer has a first timer... Agent:

20120208493 - Apparatus and method for providing an emergency service in a broadband wireless communication system: Disclosed is a method of allowing a terminal to provide an emergency service in a broadband wireless communication system, and the method may include receiving a first map message including an emergency service indicator; checking whether information indicating that emergency service information is transmitted is included in the received first... Agent:

20120208492 - Emergency message generation and transmission: There is proposed a mechanism by means of which an emergency message is generated in a movable object, such as a vehicle, and transmitted to an emergency recipient. Specific information comprising location information of the movable object is determined and processed so as to form an additional information portion for... Agent:

20120208489 - Personal security with location tracking service: The present invention relates generally to personal security, and more particularly to a personal security system and method, which utilizes global positioning system (GPS) and cellular networks of mobile phones to send out an alert with personal and location information to the assistance providers that agree to provide immediate services.... Agent:

20120208490 - Systems and methods for identifying caller locations: In one embodiment, the present disclosure provides a method, system and device for determining information about a location of the mobile device. The mobile device is configured to contact a private response call center (PRCC), e.g., by pressing or selecting one or more buttons or a softmenu. A PRCC operator... Agent: Greatcall, Inc.

20120208491 - Systems and methods for identifying caller locations: In one embodiment, the present disclosure provides a method, system and device for determining information about a location of the mobile device. The mobile device is configured to contact a private response call center (PRCC), e.g., by pressing or selecting one or more buttons or a softmenu. A PRCC operator... Agent: Greatcall, Inc.

20120208496 - Automated device provisioning and activation: Various embodiments are disclosed for a services policy communication system and method. In some embodiments, a communications device stores a set of device credentials for activating the communications device for a service on a network; and sends an access request to the network, the access request including the set of... Agent:

20120208494 - Radiative focal area antenna transmission coupling 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:

20120208495 - System and method for monitoring account usage on a platform: A system and method for monitoring account usage on a platform that includes creating an account on a platform; assigning a usage model of the account; running an application of the account on the platform; monitoring usage of the application of the account; identifying a usage event of the usage... Agent: Twilio, Inc.

20120208498 - Mobile router network method with billing reconciliation: A method of operating a mobile router network, comprises: providing a plurality of wireless mobile routers, each having access a cellular network provided by a predetermined cellular carrier, operating each mobile router to upload and download data via the cellular network, operating each mobile router to monitor the uploaded data... Agent:

20120208497 - Mobile router network operations center with billing reconciliation: A network operations center is operable with a plurality of wireless mobile routers, each comprising a wide area network wireless interface to access a cellular network provided by a predetermined cellular service provider. Each mobile router is operable to upload and download data via the cellular network, each mobile router... Agent:

20120208499 - Mobile router network server method with billing reconciliation: A method of operating a network server, for a network comprising a plurality of wireless mobile routers is provided. Each mobile router comprises a wide area network wireless interface to access a cellular network provided by a predetermined cellular service provider and is operable to upload and download data via... Agent:

20120208500 - Methods, apparatuses and computer program products for providing a private and efficient geolocation system: An apparatus for preserving privacy of a determined location(s) of a device may include a processor and memory storing executable computer code causing the apparatus to at least perform operations including receiving a request for determining a location of a device based on received fingerprint data corresponding to a summary... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120208506 - Communication system, user equipment and communication node: Disclosed is a technique to enable a user equipment at a remote place to perform local IP access to a locally-accessible network with simpler procedure and such a configuration while achieving the efficiency of costs and facility. According to the technique, a network (LIA-PDN 161) capable of dealing with a... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120208501 - Display processing apparatus: A mobile terminal apparatus including an operation lock mode setting unit that sets an operation lock mode; an event container display control unit that displays, when a predetermined event occurs, an event container indicating the occurred predetermined event on a display unit; an event container display change control unit that... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Japan, Inc.

20120208504 - Femto access point initialization and authentication: A method and apparatus is provided for implementing initial network entry procedures by a Femto access point which is required to be authenticated by the WiMAX network prior to becoming active and operational. The method includes implementing a DNS query to discover an associated server and gateway in an associated... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120208505 - Method and device for detecting whether missed call is effective: A method and device for detecting whether a missed call is valid are disclosed in the present invention. Wherein, the method for detecting whether a missed call is valid includes the following steps: when a call is not successfully established, a network side prompting a caller to enter authentication information... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120208503 - Method for centralizing mdt user involvement: A method of managing user consent for minimization of drive test (MDT) measurements collection is provided. In one novel aspect, user consent information is handled by a centralized server having a central database. The user consent information is only stored in one place, and can be updated easily from a... Agent: Mediatek, Inc.

20120208502 - Systems and methods for extended/enhanced logical interface behavior: Systems, methods, and instrumentalities are disclosed to configure a mobile node. A mobile node may receive a configuration message. The configuration message may be received from an access network discovery and selection function (ANDSF), which may be part of an open mobile alliance device management (OMA DM) server. The configuration... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

20120208507 - Manners reminder: A method includes sensing a local environmental condition, receiving an electronic communication message, sensing a local microphone signal level associated with the communication message, and issuing a notification if the local microphone signal level exceeds a threshold associated with the local environmental condition. In such a method, an electronic communication... Agent:

20120208508 - Method and apparatus for disabling the rf functionality of a multi-function wireless communication device while maintaining access to local functionality: A method and apparatus for disabling the communication functionality (i.e., disabling the transmission and/or reception of RF signals) of an integrated device, while still providing access to the local functionality of such device. A control and select function, such as a switch that is implemented by hardware or software or... Agent: Durham Logistics, LLC

20120208510 - Method and systems for generating and sending a hot link associated with a user interface to a device: The invention sends a hot link to a device. The device may be on a wireless network, a wired network, or directly coupled to the device sending the hot link. The hot link contains an associated action that is performed by the device receiving the hot link. The associated action... Agent: Varia Holdings LLC

20120208512 - Seamlessly switching among unicast, multicast, and broadcast mobile media content: In embodiments, the present invention provides a method and system for switching between broadcast and unicast content on a mobile device. The method and system involves making unicast content available to the mobile device, making broadcast content available to the mobile device; and providing an application on the mobile device... Agent: Quickplay Media Inc.

20120208511 - System and method for locking and branding a mobile communication device to a network: There is disclosed a system and method for locking and branding a generic mobile communication device to a carrier network. In an embodiment, the method comprises: inserting in the device a subscriber or user identification module specifying a selection of a carrier network to which the mobile communication device is... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120208509 - Use of internet web technology to register wireless access customers: Internet web technology is used to allow new wireless Internet customers to self register by providing an anonymous session connection on the wireless network between a special registration web server and the customers computer and associated wireless internet User Equipment.... Agent: Wireless Technology Solutions LLC.

20120208513 - Verifying and identifying incoming pbx calls on mobile devices: Aspects relate to provision of enterprise call capabilities to mobile devices. For example, a mobile device can indicate, over a data channel, that a PBX is to make a call on its behalf to a called party. The PBX can call back the mobile device, call the called party, and... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120208515 - Cross-technology coverage mapping system and method for modulating scanning behaviour of a wireless user equipment (ue) device: A method for modulating scanning behavior of a wireless user equipment (UE) device includes determining a geographic area location where the wireless UE device is located and responsive to determining that a radio access technology (RAT) previously available in the geographic area location is not currently available, modifying the frequency... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120208517 - Identifying the location of mobile stations: A user of a first mobile station, which is lost either in silent mode or switch-off mode may send a ‘Find-Me’ message to the first mobile station from a second mobile station. The first mobile station, after receiving the ‘Find-Me’ message, may power-on the first mobile station enabling the first... Agent:

20120208516 - Method and apparatus for sending a message from a wireless device: A method, apparatus, and computer-readable media for sending a message from a multi-mode wireless device in a multiple communication mode environment. A preferred communication mode is selected from a plurality of communication modes supported by the wireless device. A preferred message service is selected based on contents of the message... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120208514 - Method of transmitting and receiving data, display device and mobile terminal using the same: A method of transmitting and receiving data between a mobile terminal and a display device is provided. The method establishes network connection for communication with the mobile terminal, detects a touch location of the mobile terminal when the mobile terminal touches the display device, transmits and receives data to and... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120208518 - Method and apparatus for controlling user equipments: An apparatus for controlling User Equipments (UEs) in a communication system including a source cell and a destination cell is provided. A frequency and the scrambling codes of signals transmitted by a base station of the destination cell are the same as a frequency and scrambling codes of signals transmitted... Agent:

20120208519 - Cellphone to car ignition: An architecture is presented that provides a system for controlling vehicle systems via a cellular phone. The system comprises a cellular phone and a vehicle. The cellular phone comprises a transceiver for transmitting a signal to a vehicle system of the vehicle. Further, the vehicle system comprises a transceiver for... Agent:

20120208520 - System and method for controlling vehicle systems from a cell phone: A system and method for controlling systems of a vehicle with a cell phone. The cell phone is associated with the vehicle through a user interface. User preferences are received through the user interface for sending commands from the cell phone to the vehicle for controlling the systems of the... Agent: Centurylink Intellectual Property Inc.

20120208521 - Antenna mast and a method of providing a further function in an antenna mast: An antenna mast for a wireless communication system is provided. The antenna mast comprises a mast body that is configured to form a supporting structure for an antenna arrangement of the wireless communication system at an elevated position on the antenna mast. The mast body is also configured to house... Agent:

20120208525 - Compact base station and program: An object of the present invention is to provide a compact base station and a program that can inform a user of communication quality of uplink communication in mobile communication. A compact base station of the present invention is a femtocell base station 100 having a transmitting and receiving unit... Agent: Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.

20120208524 - Generic information element: A computer data signal embodied in a non-transitory computer-readable medium is described. In one embodiment, the computer data signal includes a generic element identifier, a plurality of task-specific data, a variable length identifier and a multi-use data type identifier. The generic element identifier is configurable to identify an information element... Agent: Rockstar Bidco, Lp

20120208522 - Mobile network scanner device: Various methods, systems, and computer program products are disclosed for scanning a mobile network using a device such as a tablet device. For example, a method may include scanning a mobile network at a plurality of locations of the mobile network. The method may further include determining one or more... Agent: Ascom Network Testing Inc.

20120208523 - Radio relay communication device, method for relaying data, mobile terminal, and method for determining a sender of a signal: According to an embodiment, a radio relay communication device is described a radio receiver configured to receive data from a radio base station, a radio sender configured to send data received from the radio base station to at least one mobile terminal, a detector configured to detect whether a pre-determined... Agent:

20120208526 - Call tracking system and method: Methods and systems for capturing and tracking call information relating to a call from a user to a merchant are provided. According to one embodiment of the disclosed subject matter, a request for a call to a merchant from a user on a device is received and a data connection... Agent: Soleo Communications, Inc.

20120208528 - Method for initial scanning of frequencies, frequency scanning controller, and apparatus: A method for initial scanning of frequencies at start-up of a multi-band cellular communication apparatus is disclosed. The method comprises determining whether there is any interfering signal from any other communication system transmitting at a frequency in vicinity of frequencies of frequency bands of which the multi-band cellular communication apparatus... Agent:

20120208527 - System and method for releasing rrc connection in wireless communication network: Provided are systems and methods for releasing a radio resource control (RRC) connection between a user equipment and a radio network controller. The system may include a user equipment and a radio network controller. The user equipment may be configured to transmit a RRC connection release indication when a timer... Agent: Kt Corporation

20120208529 - System and method of online radiation management and control of non-ionizing radiation sources: A computerized system for continuously monitoring the radiation coming from one or more radiation sources in a site, comprising: (a) a processing unit, for comparing radiation related data with regulation operational permits of the radiation sources, wherein the processing unit receives data files from the radiation sources and extracts from... Agent: Wave Guard Technologies Ltd.

20120208530 - Performance management for a telecommunication network: A performance management method is operable for use with a performance management system linked to a telecommunication network. The method comprises receiving a problem report from a femtocell of a plurality of femtocells communicatively coupled to the telecommunication network. The femtocell is configured to provide communications from at least one... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120208531 - Performing diagnostics in a wireless system: In one embodiment, the present invention includes an apparatus for permitting diagnostic testing of a wireless device. The apparatus may include a first switch to route diagnostic information or acoustic information received from a processor of the device, a codec coupled to the first switch to code the routed diagnostic... Agent: St-ericsson Sa

20120208533 - Negotiating different mobile ip delivery styles: The present invention provides a system and method to selectively negotiate different delivery styles for different types of packets sent from the Mobile Node to the Foreign Agent, which will allow the Mobile Node to negotiate a delivery style that will permit the Foreign Agent to transmit certain selected outbound... Agent: Nortel Networks Limited

20120208532 - System and method for mobile telephone roaming: An authentication bank for a wireless communication system is disclosed. The authentication bank comprises a plurality of physical identification modules. A physical identification module may include one or more memory, processors, programs, and computer readable media storing subscriber identity module and authentication information. At least one of the one or... Agent:

20120208536 - Apparatus and method for performing cell reselection in portable terminal: An apparatus and method for ascertaining a movement pattern of a user who moves on a fixed path, predicting a destination cell on the movement of the user, and preventing a cell reselection process to an unnecessary intermediate cell. The apparatus includes a pattern management unit configured to analyze movement... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120208535 - Method and apparatus for intelligently reporting neighbor information to facilitate automatic neighbor relations: A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for supplying information regarding a neighbor cell following cell reselection in a manner that reduces the signaling load on the network and conserves battery consumption by a mobile terminal. In this regard, the method, apparatus and computer program product do not... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation

20120208534 - System and method of decreasing time to begin acquisition of cellular networks after power up: In the system-selection solution used in wireless devices, system selection files may be read from a Universal Integrated Circuit Card (UICC) and converted into a priority list. The priority list may specify the relative priority of 3GPP and 3GPP2 systems and govern system selection by a device. Traditionally, generation of... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120208537 - Extended capability transfer between a user equipment and a wireless network: Techniques for transferring new capability information in an efficient and backward compatible manner are described. A user equipment (UE) may send a new capability indicator to a wireless network to indicate that the UE has new capability information to send. This new capability indicator may be implemented with a spare... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120208538 - Method and apparatus for transitioning between evdo and cdma 1x systems using redundant data call blockings: A method and apparatus of optimizing transitioning between EVDO and CDMA 1X systems in a hybrid access terminal, the method having the steps of: preventing a reconnect data call from being sent from the hybrid access terminal. The preventing step including checking whether a transition between an EVDO and a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120208539 - Method and arrangement for saving radio resources: The present invention relates to an arrangement, a communication network node and a method of saving radio resources during handover in a communication network system comprising a plurality of communication network nodes (15a, 15b, 15c) communicating with one or more user equipments (18). Each network node (15a, 15b, 15c) is... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120208540 - Method of performing handover between heterogeneous networks and user equipment apparatus for the same: A method of performing a handover between heterogeneous networks and user equipment apparatus for the same are disclosed. The user equipment apparatus includes a first type communication module configured to transceive a signal with a first type base station (BS) using a first wireless communication scheme, a second type communication... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120208541 - Mobility procedures in wireless networks with distributed remote radio heads: Wireless networks may include remote radio heads (RRHs) for extending the coverage of a macro cell. The macro cell may be connected to the RRHs, for example, by optical fiber, and there may be negligible latency between the macro cell and the RRHs. As a user equipment (UE) moves within... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120208542 - System and method for redirecting a mobile device: The present invention concerns a femtocell device and method at a femtocell device comprising a first interface for communicating to a macrocell and a second interface for communicating to a broadband network, the method comprising the steps of, when communication to the broadband network is inactive, receiving a paging message... Agent:

20120208543 - Mobile communication system, radio base station apparatus, cell area cooperative control method and program: A mobile communication system comprises: a first radio base station apparatus transmitting, after recovering from a service halt state and before starting to execute a stepwise cell area expansion, a notification including an instruction for a cell area reduction corresponding to the cell area expansion to a neighboring second radio... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120208544 - Access type setting apparatus, mobile communication system, and access type setting method: The access type setting apparatus 1 according to the present invention includes a calculation unit 12 configured to calculate an amount of interference from the femtocell #a to the macrocell #11 and a determination unit 13 configured to determine the access type (Close/Hybrid/Open) to be set in the radio base... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120208545 - Method for reduced-overhead short message transmission: For applications with very small data activities, connection of a UE to a wireless network for sending or receiving such small data traffic increments via conventional connection set-up processes is quite inefficient in terms of spectral resource utilization. The invention provides a new connectionless methodology for transmission of such small... Agent:

20120208546 - Communication system, radio base station, and communication control method: A radio base station (1A) generates and holds associations each between a resource block and a piece of MIMO information and allocates, based on the associations, a resource block to radio terminals (2A and 2C) in the cell (3A). When the radio terminals (2A and 2C) in the cell (3A)... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120208548 - Apparatus and method for managing radio resources based on traffic pattern of user equipment: Provided are an apparatus and method for managing radio resources according to a traffic pattern of user equipment. The apparatus may include a memory, a QoS level setup unit, a transition condition setup unit, and a radio resource manager. The memory may be configured to collect and store quality of... Agent: Kt Corporation

20120208547 - Method and apparatus for enabling channel and interference estimations in macro/rrh system: Aspects disclosed herein relate to channel and interference estimations in a coordinated multi-point (CoMP) environment. In the disclosed aspects, an eNB may be equipped to signal an identifier indicating a plurality of resource patterns, each associated with a resource pattern group, and each including a first resource element pattern for... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120208549 - Automatic check-out upon location departure: Systems and methods are disclosed for detecting termination of a social check-in session where a user has checked into a location using a mobile device. Upon detecting that the user has left a location, the present system automatically checks the user out of that location, and updates the user's records... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120208558 - Channel availability for white-space devices, associated apparatus and methods: An apparatus configured to determine one or more channels available for use by respective one or more white-space devices in a particular determined geographical location. The apparatus is configured to: receive geographic location signalling associated with the particular determined geographical location of one or more white-space devices; receive uncertainty indication... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120208557 - Location reliability determination: A system, method and apparatus is provided that allows the determination of the reliability of a location determined by a mobile device in response to Navigation System signals. The mobile device sends positioning information derived from the Navigation System signals to a server, the server comparing the positioning information to... Agent:

20120208555 - Method and mobile terminal for controlling application in the mobile terminal: A method of controlling applications in a mobile terminal is provided. The method includes collecting acceleration values continuously using an acceleration sensor, when the mobile terminal is being moved; identifying a motion trace indicating that the mobile terminal has been moved from the collected acceleration values; matching the identified motion... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120208556 - Method for detecting csg cells in wireless communication system and apparatus therefor: The present invention relates to a method for detecting closed subscriber group (CSG) cells through a terminal in a wireless communication system. The method for detecting the CSG cells in the wireless communication system comprises the steps of: determining a present position of the terminal; measuring a physical layer identifier... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120208551 - Mobile wireless communications device providing object reference data based upon near field communication (nfc) and related methods: A wireless communications system may include a near field communication (NFC) reference device configured to store object reference data for at least one object associated with a geographic location of the NFC device. The wireless communications system may also include a mobile wireless communications device that includes an NFC transceiver... Agent: Research In Motion Limited (a Corporation Organized Under The Laws Of The

20120208550 - System and method for dynamically monitoring status in location services: A method and system for reporting a location of an asset. The method includes: receiving a location tracking request for the asset; dynamically determining a status of the asset; and allowing acquisition of the location of the asset based on the determined status. The method further includes: obtaining the location... Agent: Technocom Corporation

20120208553 - System and method for mobile location by dynamic clustering: A system and method for determining the location of a mobile device in a communications network. A set of network measurement reports (NMR) may be provided for a region in the network. NMRs in the first set may be clustered as a function of observed measurement information in the NMRs.... Agent: Andrew, LLC

20120208554 - Transmission method and apparatus of mobile terminal having antenna: A transmission method and apparatus of a mobile terminal including an antenna are provided. The transmission method includes determining a posture of the mobile terminal in an active state, updating a preset reference power by adding a power gain determined according to the posture of the mobile terminal, and transmitting... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120208552 - Ue-side removal of positioning assistance ambiguity: A user equipment (36) herein resolves timing ambiguities associated with when the user equipment (360 is to perform assisted positioning measurements. The user equipment (36) receives assistance data that indicates positioning occasion periodicities of a first cell and a reference cell, and that indicates a positioning occasion timing offset between... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120208561 - Location method, apparatus and system: The present invention discloses a locating method, apparatus and system, and the method comprises the following steps: a Mobility Management Entity (MME) receives a locating service request, selects an Evolved Service Mobile Location Center (E-SMLC), and transmits the locating service request including a locating identifier to the selected E-SMLC; the... Agent:

20120208559 - Method and system for obtaining destination information from proximate devices based on time and heading information: Methods and systems of operating a personal navigation device (PND) are disclosed. In particular, the methods and systems allow for the PND to obtain location data for each of one or more destinations from a destination source device over a wireless network link. In one embodiment, the destination source device... Agent: Modena Enterprises, LLC

20120208560 - Personal location code: Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for receiving a request from a requestor to locate a user. The request identifies a personal location code (PLC) for the user. It is determined if the request is allowed based on the PLC. If the request is allowed, the current location of... Agent:

20120208562 - Method and apparatus for network analysis: A network analysis capability is provided herein. A network analysis capability supports proactive detection of service troubles in a network by looking at the network from the perspective of the end users. A proactive detection mechanism is provided by having end user devices (e.g., smartphones, computers, and the like) run... Agent:

20120208563 - Method and apparatus for providing information and computer readable storage medium having a program recorded thereon for executing the method: A method and apparatus for providing information, and a computer readable storage medium having recorded thereon a program for executing the method, are provided. The method includes receiving information from at least one device included in a location-based group; transmitting information of the location-based group based on the received information... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120208564 - Methods and systems for providing geospatially-aware user-customizable virtual environments: Methods and systems are provided for generating and delivering data content to a mobile device using geospatially-aware virtual environments. A virtual environment management system generates a virtual environment based on a hybrid application having one or more functionality associated with an activation condition, and provides the virtual environment to the... Agent:

20120208565 - System and method for preferred services in nomadic environments: A method of locating preferred services includes searching an augmented spatial index, which is based on a user's determined preferred services. Additionally, the method includes indicating a location of a currently-sought preferred service.... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120208567 - High-performance cellular telephone receiver: A method includes: receiving a reference signal on an array of antenna elements; using a received reference signal to find optimal weighting of the antenna elements to point a beam pattern of the antenna elements in the direction of a reference signal, thereby providing gain in the direction of the... Agent: Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation

20120208566 - Network-side removal of positioning assistance ambiguity via selective delay of assistance data transmission: A network node (44) assists a user equipment (36) to perform positioning measurements on positioning signals (46) transmitted by one or more cells during respective positioning occasions of those cells. The node (44) selectively delays transmission of assistance data to the user equipment (36) as needed, based on defined uncertainty... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120208573 - Contact information updating via sms: A source mobile telephone detects that a telephone number of the telephone has changed to a new number, and in response, sends a text or short message service (SMS) notice message to contacts identified in the mobile telephone to indicate that the source mobile telephone has a new telephone number.... Agent:

20120208572 - Dispatch application utilizing short message service: A dispatch communication and management system method is provided, allowing a dispatcher and remote service technicians to exchange messages over a network in a prescribed format to notify the technicians of new dispatch orders, and to update status information for dispatch orders in corresponding customer service records in a database.... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

20120208569 - Facilitating a text message conversation using tele-links: One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for facilitating a text message conversation using tele-links. During operation, the system receives a text message from a service at a mobile device, wherein the text message includes a tele-link, wherein the tele-link is comprised of a phone number. Next, the... Agent: Intuit Inc.

20120208571 - Method and apparatus for peer-to-peer service in wireless communication system: A method and an apparatus for providing a Peer-to-Peer (P2P) service in a wireless communication system. A method of a server for providing the P2P service includes receiving a P2P service request signal comprising information of contents desired by a particular Mobile Station (MS); selecting at least one MS from... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120208575 - Method and device for message handling: A method for providing a service function in a telecommunications network is described. The method comprises receiving a message (32) addressed to an addressee subscriber (20) of the telecommunications network. The received message may be an MMS message or an SMS message in a mobile terminated (MT) format and/or may... Agent:

20120208574 - Method and system for performing short message terminal calling control: A method and system for performing control on short message mobile terminated are disclosed by the present invention, wherein, the method includes: intercepting a route message of an inter-network short message, performing redirection processing, guiding the calling short message center to transmit the inter-network short message which is mobile terminated... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120208570 - Method for managing radio resources according to type of data and user equipment using the same: Provided are a method for managing radio resources according to a type of data and user equipment using the same. In the method, a paging message may be received from a radio access network. A cause of the paging message may be determined. A timer may be set for releasing... Agent: Kt Corporation

20120208568 - Systems and methods for remotely controlling and customizing applications resident on a mobile device: Systems and methods are provided that allow an application residing on a user device to intercept messages directed to that device and to extract control information and/or data from the intercepted messages for use by the application. In one embodiment, the intercepted message can cause the application to change its... Agent: Zumobi, Inc.

20120208577 - Method, apparatus and system for estimating channels: A method, an apparatus and a system for estimating channels are disclosed. A method for estimating channels includes: receiving, by a User Equipment (UE), downlink signals sent by two or more Access Points (APs), wherein no common reference signal is comprised in any data channel symbol domain except a preset... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120208576 - Radiographic imaging device and communication mode setting device: A radiographic imaging device has: a generating unit that generates image data expressing a radiographic image formed by irradiated radiation; a first communicating unit at which wireless communication is possible selectively in either of a direct communication mode or an indirect communication mode; a storing unit that stores a setting... Agent: Fujifilm Corporation

20120208578 - Method and apparatus for uplink power control in wireless communication system: A method and an apparatus for uplink power control in a wireless communication system are provided. More specially, a method is provided in which a first base station in a wireless communication system periodically measures interference for a cell of a second base station neighboring the first base station, determines... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120208579 - Radio network controller and radio network controller assembly: It is presented a radio network controller assembly for controlling base stations. The radio network controller assembly comprises: a plurality of unit radio network controllers, wherein each unit radio network controller comprises: a set of external interfaces configured for interaction with a core network, base stations and other radio network... Agent:

20120208581 - Distributed antenna system base station and radio resource control method: Disclosed is a distributed antenna system that selects an antenna in accordance with the position of a mobile terminal and reduces the variation in the total number of mobile terminals using each antenna while maintaining adequate communication quality. In the distributed antenna system in which a large number of antennas... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.

20120208580 - Forward error correction scheduling for an improved radio link protocol: Forward error correction scheduling techniques for an improved radio link protocol used in a wireless communication system, such as EV-DO. In one embodiment scheduling of the generation of repair symbols encoded to be transmitted along with source data is described. In another embodiment acknowledgment messages from a receiver are used... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120208582 - Frequency allocation method and device for a frequency sharing system in an environment where a primary licensing system is present: Provided is a method and apparatus for assigning a frequency in an environment where an incumbent system exists. In a frequency environment where the incumbent system exists, a frequency resource management may be smoothly performed using a plurality of frequency sets classified based on a utilization state of each sub-frequency... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

20120208583 - Method and apparatus for controlling uplink transmission power in a multi-carrier wireless communication system: The present invention relates to a method for controlling uplink transmission power in a multi-carrier wireless communication system comprising: receiving, from a base station, downlink control information containing an uplink transmission power control command, and one or more pieces of uplink carrier indicator information for indicating an uplink carrier to... Agent:

20120208584 - Method and arrangement in a communication system: The present invention relates to the area of communication, and especially to a method and an arrangement for antenna calibration in a communication system comprising a baseband unit (BBU) and distributed radio remote units (RRUs). The present invention aims to limit antenna calibration duration in the antenna calibration chain. A... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120208585 - Mobile communication method, radio access network apparatus and exchange apparatus: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes step A of instructing, by a radio access network apparatus of a first communication scheme, a mobile station having first radio connection established with the radio access network apparatus of the first communication scheme to switch to a mobile communication... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120208586 - Communications system configured to correct an association mismatch and related methods: A communications system includes a service provider device, a mobile wireless communications device, and a plurality of communication infrastructure nodes. The plurality of communication infrastructure nodes are configured to generate an association mismatch communications path between the service provider device and the mobile wireless communications device, the association mismatch communications... Agent: Research In Motion Limited ( A Corporation Organized Under The Laws Of The Province

20120208587 - Method and apparatus for evaluating cross-cell coverage: The present disclosure provides a method for evaluating cross-cell coverage, which includes: finding, according to a neighboring cell configuration table of a cell in a base station, a cell with a number of configured neighboring cells that is larger than a number threshold for configured neighboring cells; designating the found... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120208588 - Method and apparatus for dual/multi-watch for group ptt services: A communication system (100) provides dual-watch and multi-watch capability for group PTT services. Incoming PTT calls are prioritized and played out in accordance with prioritized devices (130). A user of multiple communication devices can hear received audio traffic being played out in accordance with the priority assigned to the group... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.

20120208589 - Mobile communication system, radio base station, and mobile station: A radio base station eNB according to the present invention includes: a path loss calculation unit 25 configured to calculate a path loss PL in PUSCH based on a maximum transmittable power PTXMAX, UPH, the number of resource blocks MPUSCH, an offset value ΔTF (TF(i)) corresponding to a transmission format,... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120208590 - Electronic mobile device having a keypad assembly with a film overlay: An electronic mobile device includes a plurality of keys. Each of the plurality of keys is defined by a corresponding one of a plurality of deflectable portions of a film layer, a corresponding one of a plurality of actuators, and a corresponding one of a plurality of switches. Each of... Agent:

20120208591 - High-frequency module: In a high-frequency module, a first individual terminal in a switch IC is connected to a first filter and a third filter whose pass bands are far from each other. A low-pass-filter phase circuit including an inductor and a capacitor is connected between the first individual terminal and the first... Agent: Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

20120208593 - Method for controlling screen of mobile terminal: A method for controlling a screen of a mobile terminal that simultaneously displays a plurality of execution screens is provided. The method preferably includes: displaying a layout composed of a plurality of sections when a magazine creation event is sensed; mapping applications to the plurality of sections in a one-to-one... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120208594 - Mobile communication device capable of functioning in transmitter disabling state: A mobile communication device, such as a cellular phone, for example, is capable of functioning in a transmitter disabling mode and is set to the transmitter disabling mode in automatic response to a power-on operation and then automatically changed to a transmitter enabling mode provided that a predetermined condition is... Agent: Rohm Co., Ltd.

20120208592 - Smartphone-based methods and systems: Arrangements involving portable devices (e.g., smartphones and tablet computers) are disclosed. One arrangement enables a content creator to select software with which that creator's content should be rendered—assuring continuity between artistic intention and delivery. Another utilizes a device camera to identify nearby subjects, and take actions based thereon. Others rely... Agent:

20120208595 - Memory emulation in a cellular telephone: A cellular telephone using a memory array that is directly addressed and non-volatile is disclosed. The memory array can be used to replace and emulate multiple memory types such as DRAM, SRAM, non-volatile RAM, FLASH memory, and a non-volatile memory card, for example. The memory array may be randomly accessed.... Agent: Unity Semiconductor Corporation

20120208596 - Systems and methods for providing remote incoming call notification for cellular phones: The present invention provides a remote notification to a user of a cellular, or mobile, phone as the result of a particular activity or any activity at all (e.g., an incoming call from a particular person, group, or just an incoming call). In one embodiment, a sensing device is provided... Agent:

20120208597 - Method for automatic provisioning of a sim card: A method of automatic provisioning of a SIM card (2) when using the SIM card for the first time by an OTA (Over-The-Air) platform (1) and a mobile telephone (8) includes steps of equipping the SIM card (2) with an automated provisioning application (3) that becomes resident on the SIM... Agent: Giesecke & Devrient Gmbh

20120208599 - Base station, communication method, and mobile station: A base station requests cooperative transmission of a base station forming a nearby cell that is near a mobile station. The base station further includes an acquirer that acquires a reception power for each nearby cell of the mobile station; a calculator that calculates a value for each acquired reception... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120208598 - Energy saving management method for base station, apparatus and system: An energy saving (ES) management method for a base station includes: An integration reference point manager (IRPManager) initiates an ES enable/disable procedure or an ES activation/resumption procedure to an integration reference point agent (IRPAgent), where the ES enable/disable procedure is used to allow or prohibit an ES operation on the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120208600 - Cell phone processing of spoken instructions: An item of information (212) is transmitted to a distal computer (220), translated to a different sense modality and/or language (222), and in substantially real time, and the translation (222) is transmitted back to the location (211) from which the item was sent. The device sending the item is preferably... Agent:

20120208603 - Hinge unit and portable terminal: There are provided a hinge unit and portable terminal, even when a display housing is inverted to respond to demands for thin and light weight structure and high design quality, its display housing is always in a proper position. The display housing 1 has a display device 2 at its... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120208601 - Mobile device display management: The display of a mobile device is managed during a voice communication session using a proximity sensor and an accelerometer. In one example, the display of a mobile device is turned off during a phone call on the mobile device when a proximity sensor detects an object is proximate the... Agent: Google Inc.

20120208602 - Mobile terminal and control method thereof: A mobile phone apparatus as one example of mobile terminals includes a processor, and the processor detects whether or not the mobile phone apparatus is in an open position in response to magnetism data from a magnetic sensor. The processor makes a backlight light up to illuminate a hardware key... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120208604 - Wireless remote control with a touch interface for hands-free telephony and multimedia equipment of a motor vehicle: The remote control includes a central button and side buttons. Touch sensors are associated with each of the buttons, with the central button being associated with a multizone touch pad that is activatable in different manners as a function of the movement of the finger over said pad. A set... Agent: Parrot

20120208605 - Mobile device power optimization with peripheral sensors with standard interfaces: Methods and systems for using sensors on peripherals with mobile devices are disclosed. The peripherals connect with the mobile device using standard interfaces that are normally used for other functional devices. Using sensor data from the peripheral, the power consumption of the mobile device can be reduced.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120208606 - Antenna and mobile terminal: An antenna that suppresses deterioration of communication performance depending on an angle with respect to a reading surface of a reader/writer includes a rectangular spiral coil conductor provided on a flexible substrate. The flexible substrate includes an aperture in a winding center portion of the coil conductor. A magnetic sheet... Agent: Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

  
08/09/2012 > 152 patent applications in 70 patent subcategories. inventions list

20120202416 - Multi-hop load balancing: A base station in a wireless communications system defines a plurality of beams which each have an amount of resources for supporting communication links with terminals. A control entity determines if a direct communication link can be supported between a new terminal and a base station using a first beam.... Agent: Rockstar Bidco Lp

20120202417 - Methods for testing multibeam satellite systems using input power telemetry and output noise power: Methods that test multibeam satellite communication systems, including its antennas and transponders. The methods use input power telemetry and output noise power to test satellite transponders and antennas while the satellite is in orbit. One method that tests a satellite receive antenna employs at least two earth stations, one for... Agent:

20120202418 - Real-time calibration of an air to ground communication system: A method for real-time calibration of an air to ground two-way communication system. The method includes calibrating a ground base station antenna array according to forward link calibration coefficients received from an aircraft as part of a communication signaling protocol during operation of the air to ground two-way communication system.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120202419 - Repeater system for strong signal environments: A repeater system combines co-located antennas, an intentional imbalance in signal amplification between downlink and uplink, stability management and an amplification indicator to create a user-installed solution to co-channel interference within cellular systems, in strong signal environments such as elevated locations or high-rise building. The invention may be particularly relevant... Agent: Bandwidth Wireless Limited Liability Company

20120202420 - Communication system and communication terminal: The present communication system has a communication terminal (100) and a communication terminal (200) that are respectively provided with a memory for writing and reading using error correction coding/decoding. The communication terminal (100) transmits data to the communication terminal (200) in a high speed mode or normal mode. In high... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120202424 - Apparatus and method for playing music: Provided is an apparatus and method for playing music, which can play music by simply sharing the music with an external device. An apparatus for playing music includes a first portable terminal and a second portable terminal. The first portable terminal transmits FM channel information of an FM transmitter, which... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120202422 - Graphic notification feedback for indicating inductive coupling amongst devices: A computing device is operated to detect a signal generated from an inductive signal interface. The detected signal may be generated by the device's inductive signal interface being in operational proximity to an inductive signal interface of another device. A notification feedback is generated that confirms an event related to... Agent:

20120202421 - Mobile wireless communications device to detect movement of an adjacent non-radiating object and associated methods: A mobile wireless communications device includes a wireless transceiver, a Near Field Communications (NFC) device, and a processor. The processor is configured to cooperate with the wireless transceiver for wireless communications. The processor is also configured to detect movement of a non-radiating object adjacent the NFC device, and perform at... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120202423 - Portable electronic device and operation method for establishing a near field communication link: A portable electronic device (110) with a NFC (near field communication) unit (114) is switchable between an active mode and a passive mode. A motion sensor unit (112) records a motion of the portable electronic device (110), and outputs a motion signal descriptive for the recorded motion. A processing unit... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120202427 - Docking station for portable computing devices: A docking station that includes a base and a retention structure. The base is structured to rest on an underlying surface. The retention platform includes a receiving surface that is elevated from and supported by the base. A magnetic coupling mechanism is provided on the retention platform in order to... Agent:

20120202425 - System and method for initiating ad-hoc communication between mobile headsets: A system and method are provided for a system and method for initiating ad-hoc communication between mobile headsets. A communication device is provided, including a processor and a control circuit which is connected to the processor and which has a paired-communication module that configures the processor to provide paired communication... Agent: Cardo Systems, Inc.

20120202428 - Systems and methods for defining group of users with mobile devices: The present solution defines groups of users with mobile devices that will be used for the outdoor activity. A group of users may defined with mobile computing devices capable of sending and receiving certain data via radio waves. Each of these devices is equipped with at least one button which... Agent: Takwak Gmbh

20120202426 - Wireless communication device: A wireless communication device which stores and transfers entire digital media files for later use at transfer speeds compliant with the 60 GHz wireless standard. An example wireless communication device includes a receiver for wirelessly receiving an entire digital media file and associated usage rights from a kiosk while the... Agent: Ncr Corporation

20120202429 - Modified continuous phase modulation communications system and related methods: A communications system may include a first communications device that may include a transmitter and a modulator cooperating therewith to modulate a coded waveform using a constant phase modulation (CPM) to generate a non-linear CPM waveform, and generate a linear representation of the non-linear CPM waveform, the linear representation including... Agent: Harris Corporation

20120202430 - High data rate aircraft to ground communication antenna system: A method for ground to air communication includes receiving a first pilot signal on a first wide beam from a first ground base station by a first antenna element covering a first range of azimuth angles from an aircraft. Data is received on a directed data beam from the first... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120202432 - Method for topology control using sectorized antennas in wireless networks: According to the invention the first value is evaluated by minimizing a first local function according to the received signal strength received by said first communication device having said current antenna pattern assignment and the second value w is evaluated by minimizing a second local function according to the received... Agent: Thomson Licensing

20120202431 - System and method for transparent coordinated beam-forming: A method for reducing interference at a first user equipment (UE) includes receiving, by a second communications controller, a request to reduce interference at the first UE, the first UE being served by a first communications controller. The method also includes determining, by the second communications controller, a beam adjustment... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

20120202433 - Portable wireless terminal, wireless terminal, wireless communication system, and wireless communication method: Disclosed is a wireless terminal for performing independent distributed-type wireless communication with a portable wireless terminal. The wireless terminal is provided with: a channel setting section for setting a channel on which wireless communication with the portable wireless terminal is performed; a trigger receiving section for receiving a trigger; a... Agent: Olympus Corporation

20120202434 - Information handling system tunable antenna for wireless network adaptability: A tuning circuit disposed between an antenna and wireless network interface card selectively adjusts transmissions from the antenna to plural frequency bands, each band associated with wireless signals of a wireless network provider. A direct current bias selectively applies to tuning circuit analog components to adjust the frequency band as... Agent:

20120202435 - Method and apparatus for controlling wireless power transmission and reception, and wireless power transmission system: Provided are a transmission system and a wireless power transmission and reception controlling method. According to an embodiment, a wireless power receiver may include: a target communication unit configured to receive, from a wireless power transmitter, a wake-up request signal and synchronization information with respect to wireless power transmission, and... Agent:

20120202437 - Power management unit for configurable receiver and transmitter and methods for use therewith: A configurable transceiver includes an RF receiver that generates a stream of inbound data from at least one received RF signal, wherein the RF receiver is configurable in response to a control signal. An RF transmitter generates at least one RF signal from a stream of outbound data, wherein the... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120202436 - Single-package wireless communication device: A method, apparatus and system with an autonomic, self-healing polymer capable of slowing crack propagation within the polymer and slowing delamination at a material interface.... Agent:

20120202438 - System and method of transistor switch biasing in a high power semiconductor switch: A system and method are provided for biasing transistor switches in a semiconductor based high power switch. Off-state Vgsd biasing for the off transistor switches is based upon acceptable levels of spurious harmonic emissions and linearity.... Agent: Skyworks Solutions, Inc.

20120202439 - Power amplifier adjustment for transmit beamforming in multi-antenna wireless systems: One or more beamsteering matrices are applied to one or more signals to be transmitted via multiple antennas. After the one or more beamsteering matrices are applied to the one or more signals, the plurality of signals is provided to a plurality of power amplifiers coupled to the multiple antennas.... Agent:

20120202440 - Distortion compensation device, transmitter, and distortion compensation method: A distortion compensation device includes a distortion compensator that predistorts an input signal based on delay signals and distortion compensation coefficients corresponding to the respective delay signals obtained by applying different amounts of delay to the input signal, a calculator that calculates an error signal based on the predistorted input... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120202441 - Power detection device and method of driving the same: A power detection device includes first and second power detection circuits configured to output a first and second detection signals, respectively, each including a half-wave rectifier circuit having a transistor, and connected to an RF input terminal, a ripple filter having a transistor and a capacitor, and configured to filter... Agent: Rohm Co., Ltd.

20120202442 - Transmitter, base station device, and method for aligning signal output from transmitter: A transmitter, a base station device, and a method for aligning a signal output from a transmitter are provided. The transmitter is connected to a first antenna, and the first antenna detects a second test signal transmitted by a second antenna that is connected to another transmitter. The transmitter includes:... Agent:

20120202443 - Apparatus and methods for automatic preset: A preset device and an automatic preset application for ranking a group of content providers (e.g., radio stations) and for assigning one or more preset channels to the content providers with the top rankings. The preset device may include a timer configured to be coupled to a receiver, the timer... Agent: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

20120202444 - Adjacent channel optimized receiver: The present invention offers significant improvements in the performance of a radio receiver operating in an environment with high desired band interference. The present invention comprises a high selectivity RF circuit that is located between the antenna and the radio receiver, and utilizes superheterodyne technology to filter adjacent channel interference... Agent: Ubiquiti Networks, Inc.

20120202445 - Receiver: A receiver comprising: an antenna for receiving signals in a plurality of frequency bands; an integrated circuit including a plurality of amplifiers, wherein each of the plurality of amplifiers is configured to amplify signals in one of the plurality of frequency bands; and a plurality of selectable receive paths, each... Agent: Cambridge Silicon Radio Limited

20120202448 - Emergency alert system channel assignment: A mobile device automatically is configured to the emergency alert system (EAS) channel utilized by the cellular site from which the mobile device registers with a network. In an example configuration, an EAS server provides a mobile switching center (MSC) configuration information regarding the emergency alert channels to be used... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC.

20120202447 - Method and/or apparatus for location privacy via uniform resource identifier provisioning: The subject matter disclosed herein relates in one particular implementation to a method, apparatus, and/or system for transmitting, by a location server, a location identifier to a mobile device. The location identifier may be transmitted from the mobile device to one or more trusted entities. Access to a location estimate... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120202446 - Providing information about mobile communication devices: A method and system for providing information about mobile communication devices with respect to an area of interest is disclosed. A first person associated with the mobile communication device located in the area of interest is identified, wherein the identifying occurs at a location and messaging center. A contact person... Agent:

20120202450 - Allocation of radio resources in a cdma2000 cellular system: A CDMA data transmission system and method for periodically allocating channels to subscriber units, wherein prior to the beginning of any period all active subscriber units are identified that are in communication with the transmitter and for which there are data, exceeding a given minimal quantity, stored in a buffer.... Agent: Fazan Communication LLC

20120202449 - System and method for task specific, metered bandwidth control within shared client environment on mobile communications platforms: A method and system are provided for mobile communications. The system includes a first platform (103) associated with an MVNE; a second platform (105) which is integrated with said first platform and which has a plurality of tenants associated therewith, wherein each tenant has a set of mobile communications devices... Agent: Macheen Inc.

20120202457 - Charging correlation for dedicated bearers: A Policy and Charging Rules Function, a PCRF (120), for use with a Policy and Charging Enforcement Function, a PCEF (135), over a Gx interface, and arranged to communicate with an Application Function, an AF (110), over an Rx interface. The PCRF (120) is arranged to receive a request from... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120202456 - Method and system for optimising the efficiency with which telecommunication network resources are used: Method, system and credit manager for optimizing the efficiency with which telecommunication network resources are used by managing, in real time, changes in user profiles according to whether certain variable conditions are complied with by the use of the telecommunication network resources by a user. Following the profile migration generated... Agent:

20120202453 - Mobile router configured for billing reconcilliation: A mobile router comprises: a wide area network wireless interface operable to access a cellular network; first apparatus operable to upload data and to download data via the interface to the cellular network; second apparatus operable to monitor the uploaded data and the downloaded data and to generate data corresponding... Agent:

20120202451 - Network server billing reconciliation method for a wireless mobile router network: A method of operating a network server for a network comprising a plurality of wireless mobile routers comprises: selectively coupling the server to a plurality of mobile routers via a cellular network; operating the server to access billing data from a predetermined carrier providing the cellular network for each of... Agent:

20120202455 - Per-session dynamic charging caps in communication networks: Communication networks and associated methods and systems are disclosed that provide per-session dynamic charging caps. For a session, the communication network includes a network element adapted to serve the session, a charging system, and a subscriber server adapted to store charging criteria defined for a party to the session. In... Agent:

20120202454 - System and method for authorizing and monetizing collect cellular telephone calls: The collect cellular call identifies the cellular telephone carrier and called party cell phone. After determining whether the carrier and phone accept message service charges (SMS), a voice response module seeks positive authorization from the called party with the telephone. If positive, the system facilitates a connection between the calling... Agent: 3c Interactive, LLC

20120202452 - Wireless mobile router network with billing reconcilliation: A mobile router network, comprises: a plurality of wireless mobile routers, each comprising a wide area network wireless interface to access a cellular network provided by a predetermined cellular carrier. Each mobile router is operable to upload data and to download data via the cellular network. Each mobile router is... Agent:

20120202458 - Mobile radio access network, mobility control unit, method for charging in a mobile radio access network, and program: A mobile radio access network includes a plurality of radio cells, the plurality of radio cells comprising at least a first cell type of radio cells and a second cell type of radio cells, the first cell type of radio cells including at least one of a Closed Subscriber Group... Agent: Deutsche Telekom Ag

20120202460 - Invoking denial of service in universal mobile telecommunications system (umts) networks: A method of invoking denial of service in 3G networks is provided. The method includes receiving a downlink UMTS signal that is operating at a downlink UMTs frequency provided by the UMTS base station. A reference downlink UMTS signal is provided with a reference downlink UMTS frequency. The reference downlink... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120202459 - Providing a service with location-based authorization: Methods and systems for providing a service are provided. A request is received to provide the service to a device. A location of the device, or a network interface through which the device is coupled, is determined. Finally, the delivery of the service is authorized based on the determined location... Agent:

20120202461 - System and method for processing a voicemail: Described is a system and method for processing a voice mail. The method comprises receiving a voice mail, converting the voice mail into a text message using a predefined speech-to-text conversion algorithm and transmitting the text message to a wireless computing device.... Agent:

20120202463 - Cell locking method for mobile terminal and mobile terminal capable of locking cell: A cell locking method for a mobile terminal and a mobile terminal capable of locking a cell are disclosed in the present invention. The method includes: the mobile terminal acquiring a system identification (SID), a network identification (NID), a base station identifier (BASE ID) and a pseudo-random number (PN) of... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120202464 - Communication apparatus, communication method, and program: The present invention relates to a communication apparatus that is capable of performing a setting process to share a communication parameter with a communication partner apparatus in multiple setting modes and that is capable of automatically determining the setting mode in which the setting process is performed. The communication apparatus... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120202462 - Method for remotely and automatically erasing information stored in sim-card of a mobile phone: Embodiments of the present disclosure relate to a method and system for remotely and automatically erasing information stored in SIM card memory and mobile phone memory including memory card of a mobile phone 101. The method includes sending a voice message comprising predetermined authentication parameters to a server 102 by... Agent: Jayn International Pte Ltd.

20120202465 - Key responsive record, navigation and marking controls for communications system: The key responsive record, navigate and marking method operates with a communications station networked with telecommunications enabled devices (cell phones with speakers and microphones). Controls are * and # symbol keys (mechanical or virtual). The station includes an IVR and record data stores. The # key controls RECORD ON/OFF and... Agent:

20120202467 - System and method for notifying users of an event using alerts: An alert engine module receives an alert for an event in a generic communications format and delivers an alert for the event to a target address in a communications format that is preferred by a user based on the alert content. The generic format can be an e-mail message, such... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120202466 - System and methods thereof for controlled delivery of messages to mobile devices: It has been shown that drivers who handle messages delivered to their mobile devices, such as cellular phone, pay less attention to their driving and therefore are more likely to be involved in accidents. Accordingly the mobile device is configured to detect when the mobile device is in motion at... Agent:

20120202469 - Delivery of advertisements over voice network: A system and method to deliver a voice advertisement to a cellular device over a cellular telecommunication network prior to connection of a voice call. The system, within a cellular telecommunications network, includes two units, a first unit that determines whether a call is subscribed to receive an advertisement and... Agent: Platinum Tel Communications, LLC

20120202471 - Human security and survival system: The invention relates to a method and system of filling and maintaining a database containing geo-localized user data comprising the following steps: —receiving registration data from users, —generating a personalized user-environment like a dynamically generated personal WebPage; —requesting and storing of HSS-data of the registered user by means of the... Agent:

20120202470 - System and method for in-band modem to modem communication: Systems, methods and programmed instructions are disclosed useful for transmitting signals representing data messages to and from a wireless handheld telephony device along a first call leg of a communication session previously established between the wireless handheld telephony device and at least one second telephony device, the communication session being... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120202468 - System and method to detect pbx-mobility call failure: Aspects relate to initiating voice calls to mobile devices from an enterprise network. In one example, a server can initiate a voice channel to a mobile device, and if the mobile device cannot be reached, an access network may redirect the call from the server to a number identified as... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120202473 - Integration of wireless and external computing devices: The wireless device may include logic that enables the wireless device to interface with the external computing device, and rule logic to direct handling by the external computing device of call events of the wireless device.... Agent:

20120202472 - Method, apparatus and system for processing communication call: A method, communication terminal and system for processing a communication call are provided, the communication terminal including a reader configured to obtain tag information by reading a tag attached to an object the tag information comprising a terminating number; a communication unit configured to transmit a request for an originating... Agent: Kt Corporation

20120202474 - Client device method and apparatus for routing a call: A telecommunication method, server and system that route an outbound telephone communication initiated by a wireless remote device through an enterprise communication network. The system also routes an incoming call to a device associated with an enterprise communication network to a plurality of telephony devices including wireless devices and other... Agent: Ascendent Telecommunications, Inc.

20120202475 - Lightweight application level policy management for portable wireless devices under varying network: Devices and methods are disclosed which relate to dynamically adapting network policy on a wireless communications device to account for changes in network environment. These network policies are enforced, at least in part, at the device level, as opposed to solely at the network edges. The network policy is broad... Agent:

20120202476 - Method of activating a device: A method of activating a device involves establishing communication between the device and another device and receiving, at the other device, a message including activation information from a third party facility. The activation information includes a header and a mobile dialing number. The method further includes using the header to... Agent:

20120202478 - Method and apparatus for configuring radio access functionality of a wireless communication unit: A method for configuring radio access functionality of a wireless communication unit within a wireless communication network, the method comprising sending to the wireless communication unit an indication of a required radio access protocol version to which the wireless communication unit is to be reconfigured.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120202477 - Radio base station, user equipment and methods therein: Embodiments herein relate to a method in a radio base station (12) for communicating with a user equipment (10) over a channel structured in transmission time intervals in a radio communications network. The radio base station (12) identifies an interference situation, associated with a transmission time interval, in the cell... Agent:

20120202479 - Operation information transmission server, operation information transmission system, and operation information transmission method: A first terminal device includes an input unit which inputs operation information indicating operation content, and a first transmission unit which transmits packet information including operation information input from the input unit and destination information for designating a second terminal device, which is a transmission target of the operation information... Agent: Dwango Co., Ltd.

20120202482 - Generating measurement reports under rapid degradation of radio conditions: A user equipment (UE), comprising at least one component configured to support a handover during decreasing radio conditions, wherein an event is triggered using at least one of a time to trigger for rapid degradation or radio conditions (TTTrd) value and a filter coefficient for rapid degradation of radio conditions... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120202481 - Method and apparatus for intelligently reporting neighbor information to facilitate automatic neighbor relations: A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for supplying information regarding a neighbor cell following cell reselection in a manner that reduces the signaling load on the network and conserves battery consumption by a mobile terminal. In this regard, the method, apparatus and computer program product do not... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation

20120202480 - Priority measurement rules for channel measurement occasions: Based on the determined signal strength of a serving cell, a choice is made whether to utilize a cell-FACH measurement occasion for a lower priority neighbor cell search or for a higher priority neighbor cell search. The lower priority neighbor cell search is for maintaining wireless connectivity and the higher... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation

20120202483 - System and method for reliably communicating information without explicit acknowledgments including retransmission of older, missed commands: A system and method communicates commands from a command originator to receiving devices, yet the receiving devices do not confirm receipt of the command. The most current command (e.g. the one with the highest sequence number) is rebroadcast by the command originator and the receiving devices, tending to be more... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.

20120202486 - Portable communications device coupled to first network by way of second network: A portable communications device (PCD) is coupled to a first network by way of a second network. The PCD is normally in radio communication with the first network, and is coupled to the first network by way of the second network when the PCD is out of radio communication with... Agent:

20120202484 - System and method of dual network with a shared base: An apparatus for enabling operation of a LDC network within a DECT system having a modified protocol, comprising an A-field with an identity of a FP shared by both the DECT system and the LDC network, B-fields with unique sync patterns for the DECT system and the LDC network, respectively;... Agent: Dsp Group Ltd.

20120202485 - Systems and methods for audio roaming for mobile devices: The present solution is directed to seamlessly communicating among mobile devices comprising a private mobile radio module. Multiple mobile devices establish a group. Each mobile device comprises a cellular communications module and a private mobile radio module to communicate with other mobile devices in the group using private radio communications.... Agent: Takwak Gmbh

20120202487 - Signaling for legacy terminal operation in harmonized bands: Network nodes and methods therein for enabling use, in a cell, of different types of mobile terminals. A method in a network node (501) associated with the cell comprises supporting (302), at least part of, at least two frequency bands having a respective predefined frequency band indicator in said cell.... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120202488 - Method for triggering roaming retry and home location register: A method for triggering a roaming retry and a home location register (HLR) are provided. The method is applied to a situation that a mobile station (MS) moves from an original Visitor Mobile Switching Center (VMSC)/Visitor Location Register (VLR) to an area covered by a new VMSC/VLR. The method comprises:... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120202490 - Method and apparatus for determining a time interval at an access node for radio measurements: A method includes determining at least one time interval for an access node of a group of neighboring access nodes. The at least one time interval is one in which said access node has substantially no transmission and one or more other access nodes of said group transmit. The method... Agent:

20120202489 - Method and apparatus for establishing cell reselection list: The embodiments of the present invention disclose a method for establishing a cell reselection list is provided. A network and a terminal establish frequency indexes for the cell reselection list, so that when a network side delivers an RAT and frequency priority information, the priority information may be delivered according... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120202496 - Communication method, mobile network system and device: A mobile terminal (UE) used in a mobile communication network that includes a mobility management entity (MME) and a serving gateway (S-GW), receives paging from the mobile communication network, upon arrival of an incoming call destined for the mobile terminal at the mobile communication network, in which if the mobility... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120202495 - Localized information service for cellular networks using multicast channels: A system Is proposed for providing a localized information service using an infrastructure of a cellular communication network, the system comprising: a service source terminal arranged for transmitting a network upload message to the cellular communication network, said network upload message comprising a payload part; and a reflection entity of... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120202493 - Method and apparatus for counting devices related to broadcast data services: Methods and apparatuses are provided that include counting devices for broadcast data services. The devices can be counted based on registrations received from the devices. This registration count can additionally or alternatively be used to determine whether further counting is desired. In addition, base stations can transmit counting requests to... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120202492 - Method and apparatus for enabling identification of a rejecting network in connection with registration area updating: A method for enabling identification of a rejecting network in connection with registration area updating may include receiving an indication of a rejection by a network entity of a request for a registration area update procedure provided by a mobile terminal, and causing an information element to be inserted into... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation

20120202494 - Method and apparatus in a telecommunications network: The present invention provides a method in a call session control node (18, 200) for a packet-switched telecommunications network (10). The call session control node (18, 200) comprises an originating call handling function (202) and a terminating call handling function (204). The method comprises the steps of: receiving (100, 300)... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120202497 - Method, system and device for triggering scheduling information reporting: Embodiments of the application provide a method, system and device for triggering scheduling information reporting. The method including: determining, by a terminal, whether state transition occurs or an Enhanced Dedicated Channel (E-DCH) Radio Network Temporary Identifier (E-RNTI) changes; when determining the state transition occurs or the E-RNTI changes, adopting, by... Agent: China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology

20120202491 - Telecommunications networks: An SAE/LTE or 4G cellular telecommunications network is disclosed which comprises a plurality of eNodeBs and a network core. A plurality of mobile telecommunications devices are registered with the network and communicate with the network core via the eNodeBs. At least one relay is provided between the eNodeB and the... Agent:

20120202502 - Method for information notification and method and access node for forwarding data message during handover procedure: An information notification method is applied in a network with separated identity identifier and location to notify the correspondent node to update the location identifier of the terminal. The method includes: a terminal establishes a communication with a correspondent node, a first access node which the terminal accesses reports to... Agent:

20120202501 - Method for performing handover, user equipment, base station, and radio communication system: Provided is a method for performing a handover from a first base station to a second base station by a user equipment that is performing a radio communication over a communication channel formed by aggregating a plurality of component carriers. The method includes a step of transmitting a handover command... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120202500 - Method of handling an inter rat handover in wireless communication system and related communication device: A method of handling an inter-RAT handover for a mobile device in a wireless communication system includes when, via a handover from a serving network using a first RAT to a target network using a second RAT, the mobile device succeeds in establishing a connection to the target network and... Agent:

20120202499 - Mobile communication system, base station, higher-order apparatus, gateway apparatus, communication method, and program: A mobile communication system including: a terminal, a movement-origin base station to which the terminal connects before movement of the terminal; a movement-destination base station to which the terminal connects after movement of the terminal; and a higher-order apparatus that has the movement-origin base station and the movement-destination base station... Agent:

20120202498 - Technique for instructing mobile stations communicating with cooperating access nodes: A technique for instructing at least one mobile station communicating with a serving access node, the serving access node being capable of cooperating with a plurality of supporting access nodes and the at least one mobile station being capable of additionally communicating with the plurality of supporting access nodes is... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120202504 - Method for load balancing in a radio communications system and apparatus thereof: Method and apparatus thereof for load balancing in a radio communications system having a plurality of access nodes, including the steps of: two access nodes of said plurality exchange cell load information; a first access node having spare capacity and accepting load balancing requests from said second access node modifies... Agent:

20120202503 - Radio communication system, radio base station, radio relay station, and handover control method: A radio communication system (1) is disclosed, in which a relay node (200) is connected to a radio base station (100A), radio terminals (300E-300G) are connected to the relay node (200), and the communication between each of the radio terminals (300E-300G) and the radio base station (100A) is relayed by... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120202505 - Base station, gateway, mobile communication system, and handover target specifying method and program used therefor: In order to specify a handover target of a mobile station regardless of allocation of PSCs, each of femto base stations (10—1-10—3) forming a mobile communication system (1) stores phase differences between one timing for each base station to start generation of SFN and timings for other base stations to... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120202506 - Method of call routing and connection: A method of radio communications and routing and connection in a mobile radio system consisting of the steps of providing nodes for transmitting and receiving signals wherein the nodes are positioned in a free form fashion within a defined area, and the routing of a communication is determined based on... Agent: Jsdq One, LLC

20120202507 - Base band pool device, and method for implementing base band data switch thereof: A baseband pool device includes a control unit, and multiple baseband processing units which are connected one another. The control unit is configured to determine one or more baseband processing units participating in data processing according to a size of data received by the baseband pool device and baseband data... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120202509 - Method and apparatus for allocating ranging codes in communication system: A method of allocating ranging codes by a macro base station in a communication system is provided. The method includes broadcasting information related to adjacent femto base stations, receiving a ranging request including class information indicating a degree of a strength of interference of an adjacent macro base station from... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120202508 - Method and arrangements for mtc communication: A server for controlling user MTC devices. The server ascertains if a user MTC device has an IP connection to a cellular access network, and if so, sends a message to trigger the user MTC device to initiate an application defined in the message. If a user MTC device does... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120202510 - Method and system enabling use of white space radio spectrum using digital broadcast signals: A system (10) and method (50 or 70) of dynamic allocation of spectrum for a communication device where a UHF band is currently unused for licensed television broadcasting involves determining (51) a location of a user device, determining (52) which UHF television broadcast channels are available for use by the... Agent: Telcom Ventures, LLC

20120202511 - System and method for resolving contention among applications requiring data connections between a mobile communications device and a wireless network: A mobile communications device includes a communication subsystem operable to conduct a plurality of wireless data connections between the mobile communications device and a wireless network wherein each of the data connections is associated with a connected application operating on the mobile communications device. A processor, coupled to the communication... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120202512 - Data throughput for cell-edge users in a lte network using alternative power control for up-link harq relays: It is proposed that alternative power control be used to improve the data throughput for user equipment (UE) in a LTE network having up-link relays. In this alternative power control scheme, every UE is assigned a maximum transmit power and a maximum modulation coding rate. Fair power control is applied... Agent:

20120202513 - Method and arrangement in a wireless communication system: Method and arrangement in base station for allocating control elements in a message comprising a predetermined number of control elements, to user equipments to be scheduled. Each user equipment is associated with a priority value, is adapted to communicate with the base station over a radio link and requires a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120202518 - Apparatus and method for controlling whether to provide location information in broadband wireless access system: A method and an apparatus for an operation of a Mobile Station (MS) in a wireless access system are provided. The method includes receiving a request to report measurement data required for location determination, determining whether it is in a state in which providing of location information is rejected, and... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120202516 - Apparatus and method for providing location-based data: An apparatus capable of providing location-based data includes a communication unit to transmit data to a server and to receive base location-based data from the server via a communication network, a display unit to display the base location-based data, and a control unit to control the display unit to further... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.

20120202514 - Method for spatially-accurate location of a device using audio-visual information: A system to determine positions of mobile computing devices and provide direction information includes a first mobile computing device configured to broadcast a first chirp signal, a second mobile computing device configured to broadcast a second chirp signal indicating receipt of the first chirp signal and a first time information... Agent: Autonomy Corporation Ltd

20120202517 - Methods and apparatus for identifying and authorizing location servers and location services: Techniques are provided which may be implemented in various methods, apparatus, and/or articles of manufacture to allow a mobile device to obtain certain location service(s) and/or the like from one or more computing devices that have been authorized for use. For example, in certain implementations, an authorizing location server may... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120202521 - Signal comparison-based location determining method: At least one portable RF communications device in conjunction with at least two fixed-location service-area antenna stations respectively capable of RF communication with the at least one device performs the steps of: (I) using a portable device at a selected location to measure RF communications signals from the plurality of... Agent: Broadphone, LLC

20120202515 - Smartphone-based asset management system: A method of tracking an inventory of objects via a mobile communications device includes acquiring an image of one or more of the objects via the mobile communications device, which also collects a location of the mobile communications device while acquiring the image of the one or more of the... Agent: Deutsche Telekom Ag

20120202519 - System and method for communication with a tracking device: A system and method for providing communication with a tracking device are disclosed. An example tracking device includes a location detector, a communication device, memory, a processor, and a configuration routine. The location detector is operative to determine locations of the tracking device. The communication device is operative to communicate... Agent:

20120202520 - Techniques for tracking destinations on a mobile computing device: Various embodiments of systems and techniques for tracking destinations on a mobile computing device are described. In one or more embodiments, the mobile computing device may comprise or implement hardware and/or software configured to determine arrival at a destination and what is situated at the destination. Other embodiments are described... Agent:

20120202522 - Methods and means for identifying and for locating entities meeting criteria: This invention pertains to methods and means for identifying and/or locating entities that meet certain criteria. Various embodiments of the methods and means of the invention may be performed by and/or implemented in hardware, in software, by one or more entities, and/or by some combination of hardware, software and/or one... Agent:

20120202523 - System and a method for employing swarms of electronic devices to locate survivors in the event of catastrophic structure collapse: The present invention provides a system and method for locating survivors after a collapse of a man-made structure. A plurality of electronic devices is distributed in the structure, the electronic devices comprising a wireless transmitter. The devices self-organize into a network and record the positions of the electronic devices in... Agent: Nec Europe Ltd.

20120202524 - Triggered location services: Techniques for supporting triggered location services are described. In one design, at least one location related measurement for a terminal may be obtained and used to detect for a trigger event. For an equidistance triggered service, a trigger event may be declared if the distance traveled by the terminal exceeds... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120202528 - Geographic position based reward system: A computer-implemented method of rewarding a user based on compliance with predetermined geographic limitations is provided. The method includes receiving from a first user and storing an indication of one or more geographic areas. Mobile device location information of a user mobile device associated with a second user is received... Agent: Wavemarket, Inc.

20120202525 - Method and apparatus for distributing and displaying map events: An approach is provided for distributing and displaying map events. A map event distribution platform processes and/or facilitates a processing of at least one map event specified by a user. The map event distribution platform determine to encode information regarding the at least one map event. The map event distribution... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120202526 - Method and system for implementing information interaction in a next generation network: A method and system for implementing information interaction in a Next Generation Network are disclosed. The method comprises that: a Service Control Function (SCF) sends a location query request message to a ID/Locator Mapping Functional Entity (ILM-FE); the ILM-FE feeds back to the SCF a location query response message, which... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120202527 - Technique for effective organization and communication of information: In a communication arrangement in accordance with the invention, a server is employed to collect and organize information for mobile device users according to the user profiles, e.g., personal profile, business profile, vacation profile, etc., which reflect different user personae. Moreover, with the server, incoming messages for the user are... Agent:

20120202529 - Intelligent network interface system and method for accelerated protocol processing: A system for protocol processing in a computer network has an intelligent network interface card (INIC) or communication processing device (CPD) associated with a host computer. The INIC provides a fast-path that avoids protocol processing for most large multipacket messages, greatly accelerating data communication. The INIC also assists the host... Agent: Alacritech, Inc.

20120202531 - Location determination and guidance using radio frequency identification: A method and system for location determination and guidance using radio frequency identification (RFID) are disclosed. A location of a mobile RFID reader can be determined by detecting stationary RFID tags located at fixed locations. Each RFID tag stores location information associated with its position as well as location information... Agent:

20120202530 - Method and system for dynamic estimation and predictive route generation: The preferred embodiments of the present invention are directed to methods and systems for dynamic route estimation and prediction using discrete sampled location updates from various mobile devices for the purpose of providing a graphical representation of a mobile device's route along a known network path of map data. The... Agent:

20120202532 - Communication method, mobile network system and device: A mobile terminal (UE) used in a mobile communication network that includes a mobility management entity (MME) and a serving gateway (S-GW), receives paging from the mobile communication network, upon an arrival of an incoming call destined for the mobile terminal at the mobile communication network, in which if the... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120202533 - Appending advertisements to short messaging service messages: A system and method to append an advertisement to a Short Messaging Service (SMS) message. The system, which is implemented in a communication network with an SMS, includes two units, a first unit to identify a message recipient's subscription status to determine whether the recipient is subscribed to receive advertisement... Agent: Platinumtel Communications, LLC

20120202534 - Method and apparatus for interfacing synchronous core network with asynchronous radio network: A method and apparatus for interfacing a synchronous core network with an asynchronous radio network in a next-generation mobile telecommunications system is disclosed. The method includes: a) selecting a function necessary to map a synchronous message to an asynchronous message; b) determining whether the synchronous message is to be transmitted... Agent:

20120202537 - Method and system for allocating delivery reports: A method and a system for allocating delivery reports are disclosed in the present invention. A Service Provider (SP) sets a message identifier MSGID1 in a multimedia message and submits the multimedia message containing the MSGID1 and destination numbers to a server in a multimedia messaging service gateway (MMSG), the... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120202535 - Method and system for communicating a data file: A method and system for forwarding information such as data files to a recipient across disparate or incompatible communication networks, which are not constrained by incompatible user devices. The sender sends information such as a data file to an intended recipient via a messaging server. The messaging server communicates with... Agent:

20120202536 - Short message forwarding method and mobile terminal: The a short message forwarding method includes receiving a short message, and performing forwarding matching according to attribute information of the short message. The attribute information is content and/or a receiving time of the short message. The method further includes, forwarding the short message to a corresponding telephone number according... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

20120202538 - Forecasting of dynamic environmental parameters to optimize operation of a wireless communication system: An aspect of the exemplary embodiments of this invention is a method that includes receiving information from a plurality of spatially distributed user devices, where the information includes at least observations of a radio environment of each user device. Based on the received information, the method creates a model of... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120202539 - Method for reporting information required for establishing direct interface between home nodebs and home nodeb: The present invention discloses a method for reporting the information required for establishing a direct interface between home NodeBs, and the home NodeB. The method comprises: establishing a stream control transmission protocol (SCTP) connection between the home NodeB and a home NodeB gateway or a core network element mobile management... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120202540 - Method and apparatus for controlling neighbor cell interference: A method for managing neighbor cell interference comprises: a step of measuring inter-cell interference control information by subframe units; and a step of transmitting the inter-cell interference control information measured by subframe units, to at least one neighbor cell for each of the subframes. The interference management method of the... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

20120202541 - Method for transmitting feedback information in comp, terminal for performing same, method for generating channel state information and base station apparatus for performing same: Disclosed are a method for estimating a channel state in a CoMP operation of a terminal and a method for generating channel state information of a base station. A terminal can measure strength or an interference level of a signal of each cell using a reference signal received from each... Agent:

20120202545 - Communication system, radio base station, and communication control method: The disclosed radio base station (1A) generates and retains associations between resource blocks and MIMO information, and allocates resource blocks to radio terminals (2A, 2C) within a cell (3A) on the basis of said associations. When the interference received by the radio terminals (2A, 2C) within the cell (3A) is... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120202546 - Communication system, radio base station, and communication control method: A radio base station (1A) generates and holds associations each between a resource block and a piece of MIMO information and allocates, based on the associations, a resource block to radio terminals (2A and 2C) in the cell (3A). When the radio terminals (2A and 2C) in the cell (3A)... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120202542 - Method and apparatus for reducing intercell interference: In one aspect, the present invention provides methods (400, 900) and apparatuses (22, 26, 40) for detecting that a wireless communication device (40) in a serving cell (24, 27) is experiencing excessive interference variance (68), detecting a transmission pattern (74) of interfering transmissions (46) giving rise to such variance, and... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120202544 - Method and apparatus for setting the initial transmission power of a terminal in a cellular wireless communication system that supports carrier aggregation: The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for setting the transmission power of a terminal in a wireless communication system. Particularly, the initial transmission power by means of which the terminal transmits a signal via an uplink non-anchor carrier is determined by reflecting the transmission power by means... Agent:

20120202543 - Method for performing paging for downlink data: A method and apparatus for paging downlink (DL) data to one or more Machine-to-Machine (M2M) devices. The paging may be performed with network re-entry or with a delayed network re-entry. Further, the paging may be individual device paging or paging for a group of devices.... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

20120202547 - Channel allocation notifying method, communication method, and communication apparatus: The number of communication channels necessary for communication with a terminal is calculated by using type and volume of data to be transmitted. When calculated number of communication channels is one, a single communication channel is allocated based on quality information of a communication line to the terminal and, when... Agent: Mitsubishi Electronic Corporation

20120202549 - Method and arrangement for resource management: The invention relates to a method in a communication node (10,200,201,202,211,212,222) for commonly managing resources in a radio access network between different network access technologies, which communication node (10,200,201,202,211,212,222) is comprised in a radio access network of a radio communications network. The communication node receives (71) from a first local... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120202548 - Pseudo-omni-directional beamforming with multiple narrow-band beams: In a technique for communication with a station on a wireless network, the technique includes forming a plurality of narrow-band beams, each having a different angular direction from an antenna of a base station and collectively distributed over a beamspace to form a pseudo-omni-directional beam pattern. That beamspace may span... Agent:

20120202550 - Methods, systems, and computer readable media for provisioning a diameter binding repository: Methods, systems, and computer readable media for for provisioning a Diameter binding repository (DBR) are disclosed. In one example, the method comprises receiving, at a Diameter routing node, a Diameter signaling message that is associated with a mobile subscriber and includes mobile subscriber related information. The method also includes selecting... Agent:

20120202551 - Systems and methods for group information server among mobile devices: The present solution is directed to establishing a group server for a group of mobile devices comprising a private mobile radio module. Each of the mobile devices of a group may have a private mobile radio module. A modular server unit detachable from and interfaced to a mobile device of... Agent: Takwak Gmbh

20120202554 - Dynamic uplink power control method and device in a wireless communications system: A wireless communications system and, more particularly, to a dynamic uplink power control method and device in a wireless communications system are disclosed. A method for dynamically controlling an uplink transmission power at a base station is provided, the method includes the steps of receiving an uplink signal from a... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120202555 - Method and apparatus for supporting uplink transmit diversity: The present invention relates to a method and a user equipment for use in a wireless communication system that allow for improved uplink transmit diversity performance by using downlink measurements for making informed decisions on whether or not to change precoding vector for uplink transmission. The user equipment measures (32)... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120202553 - Sharing antennas for increased multiple-input uplink reception: The claimed subject matter facilitates sharing antennas among carriers co-located at a base station such to increase throughput of the individual carriers. Thus, the carriers can effectively receive multiple-input/multiple-output (MIMO) from mobile devices though the individual antennas of the carrier alone are not sufficient to receive such signals. A co-sharing... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120202552 - Wireless unit and mobile communication terminal with the wireless unit: According to one embodiment, a wireless unit includes a first wireless module, a second wireless module, and a notification module. The first wireless module is receives identification signal transmitted from the base station, and to detect whether the base station is available, the identification signal includes information associated with the... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120202557 - Method for providing information in a cellular wireless communication system: The present disclosure relates to a method for providing information in a cellular wireless communication system including: detecting a radio link failure (RLF) for a mobile station while connected to a first cell; re-establishing the connection in a second cell; and providing information about the radio link failure (RLF) only... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120202556 - Mobile communication system, base station apparatus, and handover execution method: A mobile communication system includes a plurality of base station apparatuses and a mobile station apparatus. The mobile station apparatus measures at predetermined intervals of time the quality of a signal received from each base station apparatus and transmits signal reception quality information indicating the quality of the signal to... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120202559 - Electronic device: An electronic device 100 includes a signal converter 110 and a housing 120. The signal converter has a diaphragm 111 and, when one of an acoustic signal and an electric signal is inputted, converts the inputted signal into the other signal by the vibrations of the diaphragm. The housing is... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120202558 - Uplink selection using sounding reference signals in radiocommunication systems: Systems and methods allow for uplink selection using sounding reference signals in radiocommunication systems. A method for selecting at least one antenna to receive uplink transmissions from a user equipment (UE) from among a plurality of antennas includes the steps of: assigning a sounding reference signal (SRS) resource to the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120202560 - Antenna optimization dependent on user context: Systems, apparatuses, devices, and methods for wireless communications are disclosed. A detection system is used to detect a usage mode or orientation of a wireless communication device. The usage mode or orientation is used to vary the radiation pattern of the antenna of the wireless communication device. By varying the... Agent: Aliphcom

20120202561 - Cdma transceiver with cdma diversity receiver path shared with time duplexed receiver: A wireless device including at least a first and second antenna and at least one processor may process signals received from a first wireless system (TD-SCDMA, GSM, TDD-LTE) exclusively on the first antenna, and may process signals received from a second wireless system (FDD, CDMA, WCDMA, LTE, TDMA) on the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120202562 - System and method providing concurrent multimode communication: A system and method providing concurrent multimode communication through multimode signal multiplexing. Various aspects of the present invention may comprise, during a first time period, transmitting a first portion of a first communication in a first communication mode in a serial wireless transmission stream. During a second time period after... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120202565 - Mobile phone for retrieving and playing video: A mobile phone includes: a body; an image sensor positioned in the body for imaging an area of a printed substrate and generating image data; a display screen for outputting video; a processor coupled to the sensor, the processor being configured for: retrieving video data based on an identity of... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd

20120202563 - Touch screen, voice, and keyboard input and output to wireless devices: A wireless device with compute, command, and control functions for voice and data information. A user may input data into the wireless device by typing on the keyboard, inputting voice, or touching the screen of the display on the device. By using voice recognition software resident on a network server,... Agent:

20120202564 - Wireless communication system integrated into a computer display: An electronic device has a display in which the casing of the display includes a plurality of recessed cavities into which radio and antenna modules can be inserted to provide the electronic device with a wireless communication capability. The display can have cavities for one or more radios and one... Agent: Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

20120202566 - Control device or hybrid device: The invention relates to a control device, a hybrid device, a method for operating an arrangement (A) for processing data packets, an arrangement (A) for processing data packets and to an electronic device.... Agent: Peiker Acustic Gmbh & Co. Kg

20120202567 - Slide-type portable terminal: A portable terminal is provided. The portable terminal includes a first housing, a second housing coupled to the first housing to face the first housing, the second housing being linearly movable to expose or cover a part of the first housing, a rear case coupled to a rear face of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

  
08/02/2012 > 134 patent applications in 60 patent subcategories. inventions list

20120196525 - Method and apparatus of performing video programming security control: Disabling data channels at a customer premises provides, in one embodiment, generating at least one jamming signal and inserting the at least one jamming signal at a first frequency to jam at least one carrier frequency channel. The jamming signal may be hopped to at least one additional frequency different... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.

20120196526 - Apparatus, systems and methods to communicate authorized programming between a receiving device and a mobile device: A mobile device embodiment communicates program distribution account information to a program distributor. The mobile device embodiment receives from the program distributor, authorization to use programming that is conditioned on the communicated program distribution account information. The mobile device embodiment communicates the authorization to a receiving device.... Agent: Echostar Technologies L.L.C.

20120196528 - Composite reporting of wireless relay power capability: A relay node (800) reports its output power capability to a donor base station or other network node separately for the relay node's backhaul and access links, which may have different maximum output power. A corresponding network node (900), such as a donor base station, an Operations & Maintenance node,... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120196527 - Method and system for managing communications in a wireless communication network: The present invention relates to a method for managing communications in a wireless communications network having a mesh or “relay-based” communication mode operating according to a relay scheme. The network includes network devices defining transmission links between them. The method includes initially detecting a mobile obstacle within the network coverage... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120196533 - Communication through a barrier: A magnetic flux coupling transducer system comprising a primary coil (51) and primary coupling core (52) and a secondary coil (54) and secondary coupling core (55) for passing communications signals and/or electrical power from one side of an electrically conductive barrier to receiving equipment on the other side.... Agent:

20120196529 - Communications devices comprising nfc communicators: A communications device has a NFC communicator (15) having a coupler (17) to couple with a coupler of a near field RF communicator in near field range to enable communication of data between the communicators by modulation of a magnetic field, a demodulator (42) to extract modulation from a modulated... Agent: Innovision Research & Technology PLC

20120196531 - Coordinating multiple contactless data carriers: A contactless transponder device is provided with multiple ICs. A first IC includes a first contactless transponder interface circuit configured and arranged to respond to a contactless field by providing a first identifier of the first IC. A second IC includes a second contactless transponder interface circuit configured and arranged... Agent:

20120196530 - Mobile device having enhanced in-holster power saving features and related methods: A communications system may include a holder, a first near-field communication (NFC) device carried by the holder, and a mobile device. The mobile device may include a housing configured to be removably positioned within the holder, a second NFC device carried by the housing and configured to communicate with the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120196532 - Wireless communication apparatus and communication control method: According to one embodiment, a wireless communication apparatus includes: a wireless communicator configured to perform near field communication with a target communication appliance; a direction detector configured to detect a direction in which the wireless communicator is placed; a calculator configured to calculate the difference between this direction and a... Agent:

20120196537 - Communication method, communication system and communication apparatus: When wireless communications are performed with other communication devices, an inquiry message to discover other communication devices residing in the vicinity is wirelessly transmitted by having communication ranges altered at a plurality of stages; response messages to the transmitted inquiry message are received; information relating to a receiving state or... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120196538 - Hands-free device: The invention relates to a device of the type commonly known on the market as “hands-free”, i.e. devices that do not require input from the hands (fingers) in order to function, which has the essential feature of the device being installed, in one of the preferred embodiments thereof, inside a... Agent:

20120196536 - Method and apparatus for remotely controlling consumer electronics device by using wireless personal area network: A method and apparatus for communicating with a target device in a personal area network (PAN), when a multi-function remote controller (MRC) is outside the coverage area of the target device. The apparatus includes a proxy device which automatically forms a virtual PAN by setting up a pairing link with... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120196534 - Method, apparatus, and computer program product for broadcasting in short-range communication: Method, apparatus, and computer program product example embodiments establish a broadcast operating mode on a Bluetooth Low Energy data channel by creating operating parameters for a data channel broadcast connection. Then data channel broadcast connection parameters are transmitted to other devices indicating the data channel broadcast connection and the operating... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120196535 - User-controlled method and system for modifying the radiation of a wireless device in one or more user-selected volumes: t

20120196539 - Hid protocol-based soft keyboard toggle with initialization and synchronization capability for mobile phones and pdas connected to a peripheral device: The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for employing a specialized key on a peripheral device such as a bar code scanner that can enables the direct manipulation of a soft keyboard function on a smart device such as a iPhone® or iPad® or iPod® touch without either... Agent:

20120196540 - Method and apparatus for a bluetooth-enabled headset with a multitouch interface: In one embodiment, a method includes pairing an auxiliary device with a host device and controlling at least one function associated with the host device using a touch-sensitive interface of the host device. The touch-sensitive interface has a first axis and a second axis, and pairing the auxiliary device with... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.

20120196543 - Arrangements and methods in communication nodes: The invention relates to a method in a reporting communications node (12, 14) for detecting usage of a resource within a radio access network. The reporting communication node (12, 14) is comprised within a radio communications network (1) in which radio communications network (1) a user equipment (12) is served.... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120196541 - Environment estimation in a wireless communication system: A method and system are described for estimating an environment surrounding a wireless communication system, the environment including at least one in hector that inflects transmitted signals. An observation generator receives an input signal transmitted from a transmitter to a receiver via a wireless communication channel and also receives system... Agent: Cohda Wireless Pty. Ltd.

20120196542 - Millimeter wave probing of components via a probe device and methods for use therewith: Probe data is directly communicating between a probe device and a component of an external device via a wireless millimeter wave communication path. A probe application is executed in accordance with the probe data, for diagnostics and testing, to update component software, and to upload other files and applications to... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120196544 - System and method for controlling wireless device use in a vehicle: Systems and methods for controlling use of a wireless device within a vehicle include emitting a mimic signal from a control unit so that the wireless device registers with the control unit rather than an external network are described. The control unit selectively allows wireless communications sessions between the wireless... Agent:

20120196545 - Antenna array and method for synthesizing antenna patterns: An antenna array having a plurality of antenna elements is disclosed. The antenna array comprises: a plurality of transceiver modules; an active antenna element subset of the plurality of antenna elements, wherein the active antenna element subset comprises at least one active antenna element being actively coupled to an associated... Agent:

20120196546 - Method and system for adjusting transmission power: A system and method for measuring transmission power distortion in a wireless communication device are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises reading an operating temperature of the wireless communication device and enabling a loopback path between a transmission circuit and a receiver circuit of the wireless communication device. Using... Agent:

20120196547 - Calibration of a receiver for channel equalization using a transmitter: Aspects of a method and system for compensating for using a transmitter to calibrate a receiver for channel equalization are provided. Various embodiments of the invention may be applicable wireless devices in TDM systems, Bluetooth, and/or WLAN applications, for example. Transmit tones may be generated by a transmitter PLL and... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120196548 - System and method for operational parameter selection to avoid interference in a wireless communication system: A wireless communication device uses operational parameters stored in a capabilities list to control operation of the device. The device may also provide auxiliary services, such as reception of broadcast television signals and location detection using network assisted GPS. When auxiliary services are selected, the cellular operation may cause interference... Agent:

20120196550 - Apparatus for vehicle and signal processing method: An apparatus for a vehicle. A charging module provides a charging function in a wired or wireless manner to charge up a portable electronic device. A transceiver module receives signals from the portable electronic device and transmits enhanced signals through an air interface. A signal repeating unit receives the signals... Agent: I O Interconnect, Ltd.

20120196549 - Communication device: A communication device includes a first antenna, a second antenna, a power splitter, a switch, and a sensor. The power splitter is electronically connected to the first antenna and the second antenna. The switch is connected to the first antenna and the power splitter. The sensor is installed near the... Agent: Chi Mei Communication Systems, Inc.

20120196551 - Communication receiver enhancements using multi-signal capture: A method and apparatus is disclosed to determine communications receiver parameters from multiple channels of a received communications signal and to configure and/or adjust communications receiver parameters to acquire one or more channels from among the multiple channels of the received communications signal. A communications receiver observes a multi-channel communication... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120196552 - Methods for determining whether a signal includes a wanted signal and apparatuses configured to determine whether a signal includes a wanted signal: In various embodiments, a method for determining whether a signal includes a wanted signal may be provided. The method may include determining a frequency at which the signal has a signal energy above a first pre-defined signal energy threshold and determining whether the signal includes a wanted signal, based on... Agent:

20120196553 - Power management of radio transceiver elements: A radio receiver includes a power control module for selectively powering down and powering up radio receiver elements in between known communication periods according to one aspect of the present invention. According to a second aspect of the invention, the radio receiver operates in a low power mode of operation... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120196554 - High dynamic range time-varying integrated receiver for elimination of off-chip filters: A receiver circuit includes a quadrature passive mixer, a first charge load, and a second charge load. The quadrature passive mixer has a differential input for receiving a differential input signal, and arranged for mixing the differential input signal with a quadrature local oscillator (LO) signal. The quadrature passive mixer... Agent: Mediatek Inc.

20120196555 - Semiconductor integrated circuit and operation method of the same: The present invention is provided to shorten the period of DC offset cancellation operation. One of terminals of two calibration resistors is connected to the differential output terminals of an active low pass filter having a filter process and an amplification function, and two input terminals of a voltage comparator... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation

20120196560 - Ecall device switching procedure: A method of performing a switching procedure of an eCall device from a first state of activity to a second state of activity whereby details of the switching procedure are preferably stored in a report file. The report file is preferably stored in a storage unit which can be part... Agent:

20120196557 - Emergency call analysis system: A method for predicting a survival rate among individuals, where the survival rate depends in part on a responsiveness of emergency personnel, and the responsiveness of the emergency personnel depends in part on an amount of time taken to route an emergency call to a primary emergency response center, includes... Agent:

20120196558 - Emergency call analysis system: A method for communicating information associated with emergency calls communicated to emergency response centers includes receiving, by an emergency call analysis system, emergency call information that defines an emergency call communicated to an emergency response center within a geographic region. The emergency call information includes location information of the emergency... Agent:

20120196556 - Fire alarm text response system: A computer software and hardware system for fire stations is described which provides communications utilizing SMS (Short Message Service) cellular phone text messaging automatically notifying firemen or other personnel of an emergency page when their dispatch pages them via radio dispatch or by other means. Responses from this SMS text... Agent:

20120196559 - Notification method, system and apparatus for an emergency area id: The disclosure provides a notification method for an Emergency Area ID, including: an evolution node B (eNB) acquires an eNB-supported Emergency Area ID and an E-UTRAN cell global identifier (E-CGI) list included in it, and when S1 is set up, carries the acquired emergency area ID and the E-CGI list... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120196561 - Method and apparatus for supporting mobile station disconnected from a base station in wireless communication system: A method and apparatus support a Mobile Station (MS) located in a collapsed cell area to be disconnected from a Base Station (BS) in a wireless communication system. A method of an MS for supporting an disconnected MS disconnected from a BS in a wireless communication system includes receiving a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120196562 - Methods, systems, and products for emergency location: Methods, systems, and products provide emergency location services for mobile devices. A communication is received to a 911 emergency address. A code is received during the communication to block emergency location services. The emergency location services are blocked in response to the code.... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

20120196563 - Plan strength meter for a mobile device: A method and apparatus for tracking user activity on the mobile device, such as voice calls, SMS messages and data downloads. The user activity is tracked against a mobile device plan, which sets limits on the amount of user activity which can take place in a given time period. The... Agent: Anomalous Networks, Inc.

20120196564 - Hands free calling system for telematics users using a network-based pre-pay system: The described invention provides a method and system for allowing subscribers of a telematics service provider (TSP) to make hands-free phone calls within their vehicles through a telematics unit over a network or hardware-based pre-pay system, wherein the telematics unit or a wireless network provider associated with the TSP controls... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120196565 - Network tools for analysis, design, testing, and production of services: Various embodiments are disclosed for a services policy communication system and method. In some embodiments, a network device publishes a test service profile to a group of communications devices, in which the test service profile provides for beta testing of the test service profile for a service on a network,... Agent:

20120196566 - Method and apparatus for providing qos-based service in wireless communication system: A method and an apparatus for providing a Quality of Service (QoS)-based service in a wireless communication system are provided. The method includes providing a Mobile Station (MS) with at least one QoS plan indicating a price policy for a QoS acceleration service having a higher QoS than a default... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120196567 - Mobile communication device providing communication pathway determination assistance: A system and method in a mobile communication device for providing assistance to a user in determining a communication pathway. A system may comprise processor-executable instructions, that when executed by a processor, cause a mobile communication device that supports a communication type over multiple networks to access availability information stored... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120196572 - Identity blocking service from a wireless service provider: Identity-blocking services are provided. The current physical location of a mobile device may be disclosed to a third party without sending any identity information of the mobile subscriber to the third party. Blocking of the mobile subscriber's identity may be desirable for privacy reasons, to comply with a government regulation,... Agent:

20120196573 - Mobile device, and security lock control method and program thereof: Provided are a mobile device and a security lock control method and program for this device, by which, while time and effort of a user at the time of user authentication can be reduced, unauthorized use and incorrect operation can be effectively prevented. A combination of touch operations such as... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120196569 - Subscriber identity module provisioning: The exemplary embodiments of the invention include inputting, at a device, a voucher having a plurality of data fields, where the voucher provides provisional subscriber identification for the device, sending at least some of the voucher data fields to a network operator, based on the sent information, receiving a software... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120196568 - System and method for locating a mobile subscriber terminal when roaming: A home network of a mobile subscriber accesses a mapping of mobile switching centers to their physical locations and uses this mapping to locate a mobile subscriber when the mobile subscriber roams out of his or her home network and registers with one of these mobile switching centers. The location... Agent:

20120196571 - System and method for remotely-initiated audio communication: Mobile devices typically have some form of audio capabilities designed to be operated by the device's user, for example to place phone calls; however, if a device is misplaced or stolen, the user may wish to operate those audio capabilities remotely. Techniques are provided for determining when an audio transmission... Agent: Lookout Inc.

20120196570 - Terminal identifiers in a communications network: A method and apparatus for allocating an identifier to a terminal in a communications network. A core network controlling node, such as a Mobility Management Entity (MME) receives an International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) and an International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) from the terminal. Subscription information is determined using both... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120196574 - Extended call handling functionality using multi-network simulcasting: A method and apparatus supporting the handling of calls using simulcasting of multimedia information are disclosed. Multimedia information exchanged by an associated access device and a gateway. The access device may request for the multimedia information to be recorded during a call, request retrieval of the multimedia information, and playback... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120196575 - Communication device and method for displaying message information when receiving a call: Disclosed is a method of displaying message information associated with a message when receiving a call at a device comprising: receiving the call at the device from a caller; receiving caller information at the device in association with the call; automatically retrieving from storage, in response to receiving the caller... Agent:

20120196576 - Systems, methods, and computer readable media for providing information related to virtual environments to wireless devices: Methods, systems, and computer-readable media are disclosed for providing information related to virtual environments. One such method includes receiving user input identifying an event related to the virtual environment for which a notification is to be provided to a mobile wireless communication device. User input is also received identifying an... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

20120196578 - Communication device for establishing call back: A mobile communication device is provided for enabling a user to establish an automated call back from a communication system, such as a call center, for example. A software device application enables the mobile communication device to communicate with the call center through the exchange of data. The mobile communication... Agent:

20120196577 - Systems and methods for monitoring book-related activities: Systems and methods are provided for monitoring book-related activities. One embodiment includes a book activity monitoring system that generates alerts to users for alarming activities relating to various uses of electronic books. In addition, the exemplary system comprises using a camera at the front side and the back side to... Agent: Learning Monitoring Limited

20120196579 - Method and apparatus for distributed data transfer over multiple independent wireless networks: Embodiments of the invention provide for methods and apparatus for fragmenting a single message and sending the message fragments over multiple independent networks to a single receiving unit. The receiving unit then reassembles the message fragments to generate the original message. One embodiment of an apparatus according to the invention... Agent: Novatel Wireless Inc.

20120196581 - Caller identification using social network information: In one embodiment, a social networking system determines a user identifier of a caller placing a call to a receiving user based on the call's phone number, accesses one or more data stores for information associated with the caller, and present to the receiving user the information associated with the... Agent:

20120196582 - Method and apparatus for configuring caller identification multimedia contents: A method and apparatus for configuring caller identification multimedia contents, in which a caller identification multimedia contents providing server is requested to search for the caller identification multimedia contents. The caller identification multimedia contents providing server is requested to select a callee device which is to receive the caller identification... Agent: Id Media Co., Ltd

20120196580 - Methods and apparatuses for tactile caller identification in hearing-impaired communication systems: Methods and apparatuses for indicating an incoming call on a portable communication device are disclosed. A calling connection indicator is captured from an incoming call. An identified entry is selected from a caller identification list comprising one or more entries, wherein each of the entries is associated with a contact... Agent: Sorenson Communications, Inc.

20120196583 - Vehicle-mounted device: A vehicle-mounted device includes: a phone book acquiring section for acquiring a phone book data of a portable device via a communication section; a manipulation section for rejecting an arrival of a call at a call section; a specification section for specifying a mail address of the opposite party from... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120196584 - Arrangement and method for controlling service activation on a mobile terminal: An arrangement and method in a wireless communication network provides users with full control of service management, defines how a user can enter or leave services, and defines dependencies between services. A mobile terminal initiates establishment of a group and creates a unique groupID. The terminal sends invitations to other... Agent:

20120196585 - Global automatic cellular provisioning: The described method and system provide for the provisioning of a telematics unit on a telematics-equipped vehicle with cellular service information without pre-loading the information during manufacture of the vehicle or telematics unit. A telematics unit may be manufactured without cellular service information (e.g. MIN, MDN, carrier information) pre-loaded. At... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120196587 - Methods and apparatus for use in switching user account data and operations between two different mobile communication devices: A host server is configured to switch communications associated with an account between first and second mobile devices. The server stores a mapping of the account to a first PIN which identifies the first mobile device, and communicates messages via a wireless network based on the stored mapping using the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120196586 - Transferring content to a mobile device: In general, apparatuses, methods and computer program products for transferring content to a mobile device are disclosed. Particularly, a system is disclosed that provides for pushing content from an external apparatus such as an automated teller machine (ATM), smart poster, contactless payment terminal, etc. to a mobile device or allowing... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation

20120196588 - Communication protocol preferences: Systems and methods for the management of communications related to telecommunications-based devices are provided. Telecommunications-based devices initiate requests to gateway computing devices corresponding to a radio communication network to establish data communications. The gateway computing device accepts the communication request and specifies an ordered preference of one or more communication... Agent:

20120196589 - Method and arrangement for noise floor estimation: In a method of complexity reduced noise floor estimation in a wireless communications system, determining, for a respective of at least a subset of a plurality of power grid points /c, a product of complementary cumulative distribution functions, each such function corresponding to a respective of a plurality j of... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120196590 - Radio communication terminal: A radio communication terminal 100 includes: a first storage unit 1171 configured to store a PRL list L1 used for connection to a communication provider-provided WLAN provided by a communication provider, a content of the first storage unit 1171 being rewritable by the communication provider; and a second storage unit... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120196591 - Wireless network element and method for antenna array control: A wireless network element is operably couplable to an antenna array for communicating with at least one remote wireless communication unit. The antenna array comprises a plurality of radiating elements where at least one first radiating element of the plurality of radiating elements is arranged to create a radiation pattern... Agent:

20120196592 - System and method for providing an improved terrestrial subsystem for use in mobile satellite systems: A system or method is disclosed which employs filters on a satellite whose bandwidth is varied by ground command to restrict interference experienced by a satellite as an auxiliary terrestrial component (ATC) system is increased to a multiplicity of cities and markets. Thus there is provided a novel method and... Agent:

20120196593 - Method and apparatus for measuring a channel state when receiving system information on a neighboring cell in a wireless communication system: The present invention relates to a method for receiving system information on a neighboring cell by means of a terminal in a wireless communication system, the method comprising the steps of receiving a system information read command for a neighboring cell from a serving cell over a certain period of... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120196599 - Area-based access control method for terminals which carry out m2m communications in a wireless communication system: A regional access control method is provided in a Mobility Management Entity (MME) for network access for a User Equipment (UE) that performs Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communication. An access request message and location information of the UE are received from a base station. The access request message is transmitted to the... Agent:

20120196595 - Broadcast area identification: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for receiving content available for consumption. For example, in one embodiment, an electronic device can provide location information to a management server. The management server can then determine the appropriate broadcast area for the electronic device based at least in part... Agent:

20120196596 - Broadcast area identification: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for receiving content available for consumption. For example, in one embodiment, an electronic device can provide location information to a management server. The management server can then determine the appropriate broadcast area for the electronic device based at least in part... Agent:

20120196597 - Combined base transceiver station and base station controller optimized assignment of frame offsets: A system, method, and computer readable medium for managing an availability of a call agent, comprising acquiring a session identification by a basestation (BS) and a call agent (CA), wherein the BS is coupled to the CA, if the CA's state is changed from an active state to a standby... Agent: Airwalk Communications, Inc.

20120196598 - Communication system: A communication system is described in which mobile telephones are able to roam between neighbouring home node base stations. Techniques are described for allocating U-RNTIs to mobile telephones by the home base stations or the home base station gateway. Techniques are also disclosed for target home base stations to be... Agent:

20120196600 - Mobile communication system, gateway device, base station device, control method of gateway device, and computer-readable medium: A H(e)NB (1A) includes a radio IF 10) that performs radio communication with a UE (2), a LAN-IF (11) connectable to a LAN (34), and an address management unit (15) capable of storing a MAC address of the UE (2) different from a MAC address of the H(e)NB (IA) assigned... Agent:

20120196594 - Multicast optimization and aggregation in an enterprise controller: A method and apparatus are provided for managing radio access point (RAP) devices and enterprise controller devices in a wireless communication network. An enterprise controller device registers with a gateway device, and the enterprise controller device receives a registration request from multiple RAP devices that are serviced by the enterprise... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.

20120196601 - Method and apparatus for determining a server which should respond to a service request: A method for determining a server which should respond to a service request from a mobile device, said method comprising: Generating a DNS request which comprises a URI to identify a service requested by said mobile device and in addition to the URI of the requested service an indication of... Agent:

20120196602 - Method and apparatus for handover management in a wireless communications network: A method for multiple preparation of target cells in a wireless communication network, for handover of a mobile terminal from a source cell to a target cell, includes providing a list of candidate target cells that meet given conditions (weak signal strength in uplink or downlink between mobile terminal and... Agent:

20120196603 - Mobile communication system: A mobile communication system hybridly allows, in a case where an access group consisting of one or more user equipments and one or more base stations is registered, the base station included in the access group to have access in a closed mode from the user equipment included in the... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

20120196604 - Portable terminal: When it is appropriate to switch communication method, a portable terminal enables the notifying of a user of conditions. On the basis of visited network identification information acquired from a mobile communication system, the control section of the portable terminal displays a message on a display for alerting the user... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120196605 - Transfer of sessions for femtocells to macro mobile networks: A method, server and computer program product is provided for transferring a session from a femtocell to a macromobile network. A request to transfer the session from the femtocell to a macromobile network is received. The request is translated into a format used by the macromobile network to receive session... Agent: Sonus Networks, Inc.

20120196606 - System and method for providing advanced call forwarding functionality: The disclosed embodiments include a method of determining a particular communications device to signal in order to contact a user associated with an organization. The method includes storing a plurality of device locations in memory. Each device location is associated with a facility of the organization and is also associated... Agent: Embarq Holdings Company, LLC

20120196607 - Channel information feedback reduction in communication network: Techniques are disclosed for reducing channel information feedback in communication networks. For example, a method comprises the following steps. A set of mobile terminals and a set of base stations designated to participate in a coordinated multipoint transmission protocol in a communication network are identified. One or more unique downlink... Agent:

20120196608 - Network access method for m2m device and base station using the same: Network access methods for M2M device, M2M devices and base stations using the same methods are proposed. The proposed method allows M2M devices to perform random access process in the synchronous random access channel when the RTD information to the preferred base station is available. In another embodiment, the base... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute

20120196610 - Supporting multiple subscriber identities in a portable device using a single transceiver: According to one aspect of the present disclosure, a method and technique for enabling wireless communications for multiple numbers or subscriber identities using a single transceiver is disclosed. The method includes, for a terminal device including a transceiver for wireless communications, determining whether the terminal device supports a plurality of... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120196611 - System and method for performance enhancement in heterogeneous wireless access network employing band selective power management: A system and method for enhancing the performance in heterogeneous wireless access networks employing a distributed antenna system is disclosed. A control unit comprises a distributed antenna system management server which collects load information from each of the carriers. The control unit further comprises a power management decision engine which... Agent:

20120196609 - Systems, methods, and apparatuses for facilitating allocation of a common resource to a terminal: Systems, methods, and apparatuses are provided for facilitating allocation of a common resource to a terminal. A method may include transmitting one or more inbound packet data units including an indication of a category of a terminal and an indication of an identity of the terminal to a network node... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120196612 - Method and device for rank adaptation: The present invention discloses a method and apparatus for rank self-adaptation. The method comprises: a base station receiving ranks reported by a user equipment via a rank receiving window, determining a rank at the current moment based on a distribution state of each rank in the rank receiving window at... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120196613 - Frequency band class control for a wireless communication device: In a wireless communication system, a wireless access node provides a wireless communication service to wireless communication devices over a first frequency band class and over a second frequency band class. A control system identifies a subset of the wireless communication devices operating over the first frequency band class that... Agent: Sprint Communications Company L.p.

20120196616 - Determining location of a target device based on relative change in location information: Techniques are disclosed for determining an absolute location of a mobile device by a server. A relative change in location of a mobile device is computed using local sensors of the mobile device. The relative change in location is transmitted to a location server for estimating, by the location server,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120196621 - Estimation of position using wlan access point radio propagation characteristics in a wlan positioning system: A method for estimating position using WLAN access point radio propagation characteristics in a WLAN location based service is provided. A location-based services system has a plurality of Wi-Fi access points in a target area. The Wi-Fi access points are positioned at geographic locations and have signal coverage areas. A... Agent: Skyhoock Wireless, Inc.

20120196618 - Fleet management system and method employing mobile device monitoring and research: Systems, apparatuses and methods for monitoring wireless communication performance. A fleet of moving vehicles equipped with communication devices communicate data call records, including a geographic location of the vehicle when the communication was attempted, to a central office. Indications of successful and unsuccessful call record communications attempts are aggregated by... Agent:

20120196614 - Method and system for unified management of communication events: A method and system for providing unified management of communication events. The method comprises receiving a communication message in a first format, converting the communication message to a generic message, determining one or more message destinations based on a set of routing rules, determining one or more message formats based... Agent: Vonage Network LLC.

20120196617 - Method for acquiring adjacent enb information and mobile management entity: A method for acquiring the neighbour E-UTRAN Node B (eNB) information is disclosed, and the method includes: in the process of the eNB setting up an S1 interface connection with a mobile management entity (MME), the MME sends the information of the global eNB ID and the tracking area identity... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120196622 - Radio navigation: Methods and systems for estimating the position of a radio signal receiver are described. The position of a first stationary radio signal transmitter is estimated using a primary set of positioning resources available to the receiver. Once the position of the first transmitter has been determined, it is added to... Agent:

20120196620 - System and method for using sms and tagged message to send position and travel information to server and/or to peers: The GPS position or other short information related to a wireless telephone is encapsulated in a tagged protocol such as XML and sent using short message service (SMS) to peers or Internet servers, which can parse the tagged messages and extract, e.g., position information for display on a map.... Agent: Sony Corporation And Sony Electronics Inc.

20120196619 - System and methods for locating mobile devices using location and presence information: A location based service and method configured to provide recovery assistance for a misplaced or stolen mobile device. The location based system and method is configured to locate (recover) high value mobile devices using location, presence and other IMS (IP Multimedia Subsystem) based telecommunications network assets. The method includes leveraging... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120196615 - Transfer and modification of location related data during an ongoing location session: Techniques are disclosed for enabling wireless communication with the capability of modifying assistance data and/or location information. A first transaction is used to define location related data for transferring between a location server and a mobile device. A second transaction is used to transfer the location related data between the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120196627 - Messaging: A device for transmitting a message for reception by another device, comprising: a processor for adding location information to the message, before transmission, wherein the location information identifies an area within which the message is to be hosted for reception by the other device; and a transmitter for transmitting the... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120196624 - Method and apparatus for reporting location of mobile station in wireless communication system: A method and an apparatus for reporting location information of a Mobile Station (MS) through a ranging procedure in a wireless communication system are provided. A Base Station (BS) transmits, to the MS, partition information representing a plurality of partition regions constituting the BS cell coverage. Upon receiving from the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120196625 - Mobile alerting network: A Mobile Alert Network service includes identifying an Alert Area related to an Event Location, identifying a group of subscribers in the Alert Area, and broadcasting an Alert Message to the identified subscribers in a push-to-talk-equivalent environment. The Alert Messages can alert the subscribers about the cause of the alert,... Agent: Global Alert Network, Inc.

20120196626 - Mobile valet: A system provides location-based services through an enhanced mobile device. The system determines a current location of the mobile device, and determines whether the current location of the mobile device falls within one or more geographic regions defined in a database. If the current location falls within one or more... Agent: Accenture Global Services Limited

20120196623 - Systems and methods for measuring inclincation of slopes with respect to fixed directions: Systems and methods are provided for measuring inclination of slopes given their locations with respect to fixed directions. One embodiment includes a system for measuring inclination of slopes given their locations with respect to fixed directions. The system further includes using modules including accelerometers, compassing devices, and mobile phones. The... Agent: Horizontal Veritical Limited

20120196628 - Motion adaptive communications device and integrated circuits for use therewith: A circuit includes a package substrate that supports an on-chip gyrating circuit that generates a motion parameter based on motion of the circuit. The package substrate further supports a die that supports a processing module that processes the motion parameter to produce motion data, wherein the processing module further generates... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120196630 - Alphanumeric keypad arrangement for handheld devices: A mobile device including: a display for displaying information; a processor for controlling software and firmware operation; a keypad for entering data to the processor comprising an array of alpha keys for alpha data entry and an array of numeric keys for numeric data entry, wherein entry of alpha data... Agent: Hand Held Products, Inc.

20120196631 - Bicycle rental system: A bicycle rental system comprising: a bicycle storage station comprising bicycle stands for supporting and locking bicycles, each bicycle stand including a lock configured to open at receipt of a command signal, a portable communication device configured for sending a control message representing a specific bicycle stand and the portable... Agent: Jcdecaux Sa

20120196633 - Communication terminal,communication method, computer readable recording medium having communication program recorded, and network system: A communication terminal includes: a display, an input device for accepting a first operation instruction; a communication device for connection with a server and another terminal; and a control unit for receiving first contents from the server via the communication device according to the first operation instruction, determining whether connection... Agent:

20120196632 - Intelligent delivery agent for short message distribution center: A message distribution center (MDC) and Intelligent Delivery Agent are implemented in a wireless Internet gateway interposed between content providers and a wireless carrier to subjectively examine and direct messages via SMTP based on desired rules (e.g., non-peak hours, paying subscribers only, etc.) using standard SMTP Gateway and other well-known... Agent:

20120196629 - Systems and methods for monitoring communications: In one embodiment, a method provides for monitoring and analyzing communications of a monitored user on behalf of a monitoring user, to determine whether the communication includes a violation. For example, SMS messages, MMS messages, IMs, e-mails, social network site postings or voice mails of a child may be monitored... Agent: Protext Mobility, Inc.

20120196634 - Wireless communication system, mobile terminal and collaborative communication method: A first base station receives from a mobile terminal identification information indicating a combination of a weight coefficient for the first base station and a weight coefficient for a second base station, transfers the received identification information to the second base station, and performs precoding of a data signal to... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120196636 - Suspending transmissions in a wireless network: A method of increasing operational safety of a wireless communication network operating in a process control environment and having a plurality of network devices includes detecting a first triggering condition associated with an increased operational risk due to a wireless transmissions by at least one of the plurality of network... Agent: Hart Communication Foundation

20120196637 - Uplink transmit diversity: The present invention discloses a method in a wireless access network node for controlling a UE. The UE comprises at least two transmit antennas, and is capable of uplink transmit diversity. There is an antenna weight associated with each transmit antenna. First, the wireless access network node determines that the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120196635 - Utilization-based threshold for choosing dynamically between eager and lazy scheduling strategies in rf resource allocation: Embodiment are directed to an apparatus and/or method of dynamically selecting scheduling strategies in resource allocation. The method includes measuring a multi-radio radio frequency hardware scheduling workload, comparing the measured multi-radio radio frequency hardware scheduling workload with a threshold, and dynamically selecting a more optimal shared hardware component scheduling strategy... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120196638 - Method and system for network logout of a mobile station in idle mode: A method for a network side to logout a mobile station (MS) in an idle mode is provided. The method includes receiving, by a paging agent of network side entities, a location update request message carrying a power-off indication sent from the MS; sending, by the paging agent, a location... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120196639 - Wireless access point search device and method improved in manner of storing search results, control program, and storage medium: A wireless access point search device improved in a manner of storing search results. A wireless LAN interface searches for a wireless access point. A result receiving section stores an access point information item on the wireless access point found by the wireless LAN interface. When the sum of the... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120196641 - Access control method, wireless communication system, base station device, mobile station device, and access control program: A first access method changer changes an access control method of a base station device to a third access control method in which a control with a first access control method and a control with a second access control method are performed simultaneously. The first access control method is such... Agent:

20120196640 - System, voice cable assembly, and method for voice communication: Disclosed is a system for voice communication that includes a power supply assembly, at least one handset configured to transmit voice signals, a voice cable assembly communicably coupled with the power supply assembly and the at least one handset, and a main terminal communicably coupled with the voice cable assembly.... Agent: Bae Systems Information And Electronic Systems Integration Inc.

20120196642 - Apparatus and method for controlling interference via information exchange between base stations in communication system: An apparatus and a method control interference via inter-base station information exchange in a communication system. In a method for operating a serving base station, for controlling interference in a communication system, sum of yield loss amounts of terminals inside a neighbor base station by a power level rise of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120196643 - Method for controlling uplink power of long term evolution system, base station, mobile terminal: A method for controlling uplink power of an LTE system, a base station, and a mobile terminal are disclosed according to the embodiments of the present invention. The method includes: obtaining uplink transmit power of each carrier; sending first notification signaling to a base station if a difference between the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120196644 - Dynamic network connection system and method: A method and system for selecting a network to establish a connection to from a set of available network includes a network database providing historical information about each of the networks and sends the database information to end user terminals. The end user terminals monitor real-time performance information about each... Agent: Wefi, Inc.

20120196645 - Method, apparatus, and system for reporting power headroom in a mobile communication system: A method, apparatus, and system for efficiently reporting Power Headroom (PH) for optimizing uplink coverage are provided. A method in which user equipment reports power headroom in a mobile communication system includes receiving Power Headroom Report (PHR) configuration information including a PH threshold value from a first base station, determining... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120196646 - Urban mobile network system: A mobile network comprising a central unit (102) for communicating with a first network (104); at least one intermediate base station (106) for communication with the central unit (102) over the first network (104) and for transmitting data to a second network; at least one mobile unit (112) for receiving... Agent: Beelinx Usa, LLC.

20120196647 - Method and device for initiating cell measurement: The disclosure provides a method and device for initiating cell measurement. The method comprises: pre-setting an initiating condition for initiating the measurement of a Closed Subscriber Group (CSG) cell and/or a Hybrid cell; when the initiating condition is satisfied, initiating the measurement of the CSG cells and/or Hybrid cells by... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120196648 - Apparatus, system, and method of use of imaging assembly on mobile terminal: A system for collecting data comprising a mobile terminal for capturing a plurality of frames of image data, the mobile terminal having a first imaging assembly and a second imaging assembly, the first imaging assembly for capturing a first frame of image data representing a first object and the second... Agent:

20120196649 - Apparatus, system, and method of use of imaging assembly on mobile terminal: A system for collecting data comprising a mobile terminal for capturing a plurality of frames of image data, the mobile terminal having a first imaging assembly and a second imaging assembly, the first imaging assembly for capturing a first frame of image data representing a first object and the second... Agent: Hand Held Products, Inc.

20120196650 - Wearable ultra-thin miniaturized mobile communications: A cellular telephone is provided with a wearable housing, desirably in a form which can be concealed in the user's clothing, wallet, or other place. The housing may be devoid of switches or buttons for controlling the cellular telephone, and control inputs can be provided through free space communications such... Agent: Tessera, Inc.

20120196651 - Wireless communication device: A wireless communication device 100 is a device which performs wireless communication. The wireless communication device 100 includes a plurality of antennas 101a, 101b, . . . provided at different positions; and an antenna selection section (antenna selection element) 102 which acquires holding position specifying information for specifying a holding... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120196652 - Sheath type router sheatheable to mobile terminal device: The present invention is to provide a sheath type router, which comprises a sheath, a printed circuit board, a battery and at least one antenna. The sheath is foldable and sheathable to a mobile terminal device. The printed circuit board and battery are enclosed in the sheath and electrically coupled... Agent: D-link Corporation

20120196653 - Usb stacking devices and applications: A modular device formed with USB connectors. The USB can be used for connecting different kinds of devices, for example memories, user interfaces and the like. The USB devices can be piggybacked. In an embodiment, the USB devices can be located in a cavity formed inside the computer. Another embodiment... Agent:

20120196656 - Control systems having a sim for controlling a computing device: A system and associated method are provided. The system includes a subscriber identification module (SIM) including a memory configured to store one or more executable instructions and a processor configured to execute the one or more executable instructions for controlling a device, a device configured for being controlled by the... Agent: Able Device, LLC

20120196655 - Method for the configuration of a communication device as well as a communication device: Among other things, a method is described for the configuration of a communication device (10) as well as a communication device (10). In this method, a communication link (20) is created from the communication device (10) to an external configuration computer unit (30) and identification data (100), which are related... Agent: Vodafone Holding Gmbh

20120196654 - Receiver and transmitter: According to one exemplary embodiment, a receiver is provided with: a first wireless communication module which performs first wireless communication; a second wireless communication module which performs second wireless communication; a storage module which stores authentication information which is received by the second wireless communication and used in the first... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120196657 - Mobile communication terminal and input control program: A mobile communication terminal executes processing in response to input from a touch pad. Upon the start of a touch on the touch pad, first partial processing, among corresponding processing that corresponds to a position of the touch, is executed, the first partial processing including updating of a display state... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120196658 - Mobile phone charging device with exchangeable battery cell: A mobile phone charging device with exchangeable battery cell including a upper housing, a partition board, a lower housing and a battery cell cover. The device includes a terminal cover; a main board; a button handle; a plug portion, including a circuit board and a plug soldered onto the circuit... Agent: Ibattz Private Limited

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