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Telecommunications September class, title,number 09/12

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09/27/2012 > 127 patent applications in 63 patent subcategories. class, title,number

20120244794 - Regulation of service in restricted telecommunication service area: System(s) and method(s) are provided to regulate telecommunication service in a confined area in which telecommunication is restricted. Regulation includes control of wireless resources and access thereto, and monitoring wireless activity and locating sources thereof within the confined area. Regulation can be accomplished through networked femtocell access points and distributed... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120244795 - Alert content reception apparatus, alert content communications system and method of acquiring alert content: An alert content reception apparatus comprises a communications interface (229) compatible with a data broadcast service and capable of receiving, when in use, a broadcast data message comprising reference data concerning alert content. The apparatus also comprises a processing resource (202) arranged to analyse, when in use, the broadcast data... Agent:

20120244796 - Base station, relay station, and method: A base station is connected to a relay station that relays wireless signals from a mobile station. The base station includes a resource block assigning unit configured to generate first resource block assignment information of a first wireless section based on a first propagation quality of the first wireless section... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120244798 - Frequency re-use for service and gateway beams: A method is presented for communicating data in a multibeam satellite system utilizing frequency re-use. The method comprises establishing uplink service beams and downlink service beams between a satellite and a plurality of subscriber terminals. A plurality of the uplink service beams are transmitted to the satellite by re-using at... Agent: Viasat, Inc.

20120244797 - Method for configuring an adaptive processing of primary signals by the transmission of secondary spread-frequency signalling signals: A technique for configuring, in real time, an equipment item receiving and processing primary signals which are transmitted to it by satellite link, the technique including transmitting secondary signals with frequencies spread over a band at least partially overlapping a frequency band occupied by the primary signals, the secondary signals... Agent: Thales

20120244799 - Circuit arrangement, communication device, and communication system: A circuit arrangement performs communication with an external device including a second sensor detecting a given event, includes a sensor input unit that processes input from a first sensor detecting the given event and a communication control unit that controls operation of a wireless communication unit, and determines a communication... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120244800 - Data transmitting method, data controlling module and mobile device using the same: A data transmitting method, a data controlling module and a mobile device using the same are disclosed for transmitting data from the mobile device to a destination on an internet. The mobile device includes a first communication module and a second communication module. First, a first internet connection between the... Agent:

20120244804 - Communication device and electronic equipment: A communication device comprises: a first transmitting and receiving element that generates and detects a magnetic field; and a second transmitting and receiving element that detects a magnetic field generated by the first transmitting and receiving element and generates a magnetic field detectable by the first transmitting and receiving element.... Agent: Netcomsec Co., Ltd.

20120244803 - Communication system, communication device, and communication method: A communication system includes a first communication device and a second communication device. The first communication device includes a first near field communication part, a state detection part, and a first control part. The first control part, based on the state of the device itself detected by the state detection... Agent:

20120244801 - Dual-mode headset: A headset comprises a body, an audio transducer, an arm, a detector and processor. The detector can indicate whether the arm is in a first or second position. The headset operates in a headset mode or speakerphone mode responsive to the arm's position.... Agent: Plantronics, Inc.

20120244802 - On chip inductor: An apparatus may comprise a pair of inductors in an integrated circuit. Other embodiments are described and claimed.... Agent:

20120244810 - Identification of proximate devices: Each request message (RQ1, RQ2) contains a pointer to at least one property of the respective device (1, 2). In addition, the matching unit applies matching rules relating to the properties to limit the number of possible matches.... Agent: Nederlandse Organisatie Voor Toegepast- Natuurwetenschappelijk Onderzoek Tno

20120244806 - Memory device and method of controlling the same: According to one embodiment, a memory device includes a first interface, a wireless communication unit, and first and second memories. The wireless communication unit is capable of wireless communication. The first memory is nonvolatile and capable of storing data. The second memory is capable of temporarily holding data received by... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120244805 - Method and apparatus for battery with secure element: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, mobile device comprises a battery, a short-range wireless communication (SRW) chip set, a secure element incorporated into the battery, and a bootloader, wherein the SRW chip set is configured to sense proximity to a point of sales terminal and, in... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120244808 - Method and apparatus for connecting to network in a short-range mobile communication terminal: A method and apparatus are provided for reconnecting from a serving coordinator of a serving WPAN to a coordinator of another WPAN. The method includes broadcasting a neighbor terminal information request message periodically to neighbor terminals; receiving a neighbor information response message, having neighbor terminal information and LQI, from at... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120244811 - Method, apparatus and system for transmitting multimedia data by bluetooth and real-time playing: The disclosure discloses a method, an apparatus and a system for transmitting multimedia data by bluetooth and real-time playing, wherein the method includes: a bluetooth apparatus at a transmitting terminal encodes multimedia files to be transmitted, and converts them into stream media files; the bluetooth apparatus at the transmitting terminal... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120244807 - Short-distance wireless communication system and method: In particular, even if sensors have their respective different timer precisions, the number of occasions when the sensors wait for data can be minimized, thereby reducing the output consumptions on the sensor sides. A coordinator (3) allocates, based on information previously received from sensors (2), the sensors to respective slots,... Agent:

20120244809 - Wireless communication network between participants of an assimilation step: A method of building a wireless communication network between a plurality of pre-defined devices which include spatially distributed inverters for feeding electric energy into an AC power grid and which each have a spatially limited range in wireless communication is provided. The method includes the steps of assimilating the pre-defined... Agent: Sma Solar Technology Ag

20120244812 - Automatic sensory data routing based on worn state: A system and method for automatically routing sensory data, such as audio communications, to peripheral devices, such as headsets, from host devices, such as mobile phones, is described. The peripheral devices employ Don/Doff sensors whose status directs the flow of sensory information (e.g., audio information) between the peripheral device (e.g.,... Agent: Plantronics, Inc.

20120244813 - Bluetooth earphone: A Bluetooth earphone includes a main body, an earpiece disposed at one side of the main body, an ear hanger, a power unit, and first and second rotating shafts. The ear hanger includes a first end portion disposed on the earpiece, a bent-back portion bent from the first end portion,... Agent: Silitek Electronic (guangzhou) Co., Ltd.

20120244814 - Handsfree apparatus: When determining that radio waves of a WiFi link are deteriorated during a WiFi handsfree voice call, a handsfree apparatus notifies a user that the radio waves of the WiFi link are deteriorated. When the user selects a switchover from the WiFi link to a Bluetooth link, the handsfree apparatus... Agent: Denso Corporation

20120244815 - Rf data transfer in a spherical cavity: A system comprises an outer shell having an inner spherical cavity and an inner sphere located in the spherical cavity. The inner sphere comprises a sensor; at least one transmit antenna; and at least one transmitter coupled to the sensor and to a respective one of the at least one... Agent: Honeywell International Inc.

20120244817 - Apparatus and methods for estimation of a subchannel power imbalance ratio (scpir): Described herein are various methods for a communication device (e.g., a mobile station) receiving an AQPSK modulated signal (e.g., a VAMOS signal) to estimate a subchannel power imbalance ratio (SCPIR). Advantageously, the methods are not computationally complex and do not suffer from poor numerical performance.... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120244816 - Telematics provisioning system for deactivated devices: The disclosed invention provides a system and method for efficiently establishing a data call connection from a TSP call center to deactivated telematics units without a subscriber profile being in an HLR or VLR and without the use of a “500” number. An equipment identifier associated with a deactivated telematics... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120244818 - Over-the-air test: A testing system comprises a noise source coupled to at least two antenna elements. The noise source forms a total noise power on the basis of a total signal power received by the emulator, a gain of at least one antenna-specific channel between the emulator and the antenna elements, and... Agent: Elektrobit System Test Oy

20120244819 - Combined sensing methods for cognitive radio: Embodiments of cognitive radio technology can recover and utilize under-utilized portions of statically-allocated radio-frequency spectrum. A plurality of sensing methods can be employed. Transmission power control can be responsive to adjacent channel measurements. Digital pre-distortion techniques can enhance performance. Embodiments of a high dynamic range transceiver architecture can be employed.... Agent:

20120244820 - Apparatus and method for controlling electronic apparatus: An electronic apparatus includes: an antenna module configured to transmit and receive communication waves in a first direction; and a switching module disposed at a position in front of the antenna module, the switching module being configured to electrically switch a direction of the communication waves in the first direction... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120244821 - Radio communication apparatus: A communication apparatus includes a radio portion (100) configured to transmit a modulated transmission signal and to receive a modulated reception signal. The radio portion (100) includes a transmission and reception antenna (103) configured to transmit the modulated transmission signal and to receive the modulated reception signal; a reception antenna... Agent: Nnt Docomo, Inc.

20120244822 - Wireless power transmission system, and method for controlling wireless power transmission and wireless power reception: A wireless power transmission system, and a method for controlling wireless power transmission and wireless power reception are provided. According to an aspect, a method for controlling a wireless power transmission may include: detecting a plurality of target devices used to wirelessly receive power; selecting a source resonating unit from... Agent:

20120244823 - Electronic device including elongate connectors between stacked circuit boards and related methods: An electronic device may include a plurality of circuit boards, data processing circuitry carried by the plurality of circuit boards, and a plurality of connectors electrically and mechanically coupling the circuit boards in a stacked spaced relation defining a plurality of levels. The elongate connectors may include pairs of parallel... Agent:

20120244824 - Minimization of rms phase error in a phase locked loop by dithering of a frequency reference: A novel and useful apparatus for and method of minimizing the phase distortions experienced at the output of a phase locked loop (PLL) by dithering of its input frequency reference to overcome additive interference that is parasitically suffered on it. The frequency reference signal is dithered in a controlled manner... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20120244825 - Statistical gain control in a receiver: A radio frequency (RF) signal is received in a receiver, and various counts based on information from the signal can be obtained. Counts of a number of samples of the RF signal exceeding first and second thresholds can be accumulated during an accumulation window. From the first of these counts,... Agent:

20120244826 - Method and apparatus for efficient dc calibration in a direct-conversion system with variable dc gain: A wireless communication receiver includes a multitude of look-up tables each storing a multitude of DC offset values associated with the gains of an amplification stage disposed in the wireless communication receiver. The entries for each look-up table are estimated during a stage of the calibration phase. During such a... Agent: Maxlinear, Inc.

20120244827 - Lightweight audio system for automotive applications and method: A lightweight radio/CD player for vehicular application includes a case and frontal interface formed of polymer based material molded to provide details to accept audio devices and radio receivers, as well as the circuit boards required for electrical control and display. The case and frontal interface are of composite structure,... Agent:

20120244830 - Active service redirection for a private femto cell: A femto cell at a customer premises, such as an IP-based femto Base Transceiver System (IP-BTS), can be configured as a “private access” node intended to service a limited set of mobile stations. However, mobile stations not associated with the private femto cell may acquire and lock onto the femto... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless

20120244831 - Devices and methods for creating a snippet from a media file: A media control profile is described herein. The media control profile provides a number of selectable pre-defined and/or user-defined settings to manipulate the functionality of a hybrid telecommunications and entertainment mobile device. Three basic modes of operation, namely a telecommunications-only device mode, an entertainment-only device mode, and a hybrid telecommunications... Agent:

20120244829 - Method for the obtaining of position information for a user initiating an emergency call in a communication system: The invention relates to a system and a method. In the method publication of presence information associated with a user is received by a presence server, the presence information comprises a human-readable address for the user. A request for establishing an emergency session from the user is received to a... Agent: Teliasonera Ab

20120244828 - Methods for requesting emergency bearer services for low priority devices, and apparatuses using the same: A mobile communication device configured for Non Access Stratum (NAS) signaling low priority is provided. In the mobile communication device, a wireless module performs wireless transmissions and receptions to and from a service network, and a controller module originates an EXTENDED SERVICE REQUEST message for requesting emergency bearer services in... Agent:

20120244832 - Controlling, filtering, and monitoring of mobile device access to the internet, data, voice, and applications: Systems and methods for controlling, filtering, and monitoring mobile device access to the internet are disclosed. According to an embodiment a server is responsible for controlling, filtering and monitoring internet activity. For every request, the server interacts with back-end databases that categorize requests, and based on user/carrier/corporate settings, allow or... Agent:

20120244835 - Clearinghouse system, method, and process for inventorying and acquiring infrastructure, monitoring and controlling network performance for enhancement, and providing localized content in communication networks: A computerized system, method and process allows telecommunications carriers to find, evaluate and select locations for equipment through direct access to end users, while providing citizens the opportunity to offer the use of their dwelling or other assets to carriers. The system and method further provides a computerized mechanism for... Agent:

20120244834 - Controlled mobile communication as a service: A method of providing controlled mobile communication as a service includes storing, in a memory associated with a data processing device and/or a base station controller, a level of control of wireless communication associated with a mobile device of a customer of the controlled mobile communication as a service. The... Agent: King Abdulaziz City Science And Technology

20120244833 - Methods, devices, and computer program products for tracking receipt and determining effectiveness of radio broadcast signals: Receipt of a radio broadcast signal by a mobile communication device is tracked based on a signal strength measurement signal and location information. The signal strength measurement signal indicate a signal strength of the radio broadcast signal, received via a communication channel and measured at the mobile communication device, over... Agent:

20120244839 - Anti-theft mobile terminal and anti-theft method for mobile terminal: An anti-theft mobile terminal is disclosed, including: a setting module (10); an encryption module (11), configured to set a screen-lock password and an information return verification password of the mobile terminal; a password verification module (12), configured to verify a screen-unlock password input by a user; a detection module (18),... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120244837 - Communications system including personal information token to store a personalized list and associated methods: A communications system includes an electronic device a first wireless personal area network (WPAN) device, and a first processor coupled to the first WPAN device. The communications system also includes a personal information token with a second processor and a second WPAN device coupled thereto. The second processor is configured... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120244838 - Femtocell authentication system and authentication method employing the same: A femtocell authentication system includes a femtocell in communication with an Internet protocol multimedia subsystem (IMS) network. The IMS network includes a gateway and a first server. The femtocell includes a global positioning system (GPS) module to obtain geolocation information of the femtocell and transmit the geolocation information to the... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20120244836 - Method for conference call prompting from a locked device: A method for joining a conference call from a communication device, the communication device having a locked state and an unlocked state. The method includes displaying an interface on the communication device while the communication device is in the locked state, the interface including an option to join a scheduled... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120244840 - Motion-based disabling of messaging on a wireless communications device: When a wireless communications device is traveling a speed exceeding a first predetermined threshold but less than a second predetermined threshold, the device is presumed traveling in a motor vehicle. In order to inhibit operation of the wireless communication device when traveling, access to certain device functions or applications such... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120244841 - Notifications: Notification techniques are described. In an implementation, an unlock screen is displayed by a mobile communications device that indicates that one or more keys of the mobile communications device are locked. If an input is detected at the mobile communications device to remove the lock, an animation is displayed that... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120244843 - Data session preferences: A method includes receiving a request from a user device for a service, initializing the service, initializing a user preference based on a parameter associated with the service and a preference probability value, the preference probability value including a probability that a user would prefer a particular value as a... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120244842 - Data session synchronization with phone numbers: A method for administering a communication session includes initiating a session between a server and a user device, the user device associated with a user phone number, associating the user phone number and a first session state phone number with a state of the session, and sending a first message... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120244845 - Methods, systems, and computer program products for processing a nature of address indicator and/or calling party number to support telecommunication features: A call is processed by examining a nature of address indicator in a signaling message associated with the call and allowing the call to complete in a jurisdiction associated with a national nature of address indicator if the nature of address indicator is international. A call is also processed by... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

20120244844 - Privacy for inter-user equipment transfer (iut) subscribers and for remote parties involved in sessions with iut subscribers: Systems, methods, and instrumentalities are disclosed to provide privacy for inter-user equipment transfer (IUT) subscribers and remote parties involved in sessions with IUT subscribers. A first UE may establish a session with a remote party. The first UE may seek to perform an IUT to a second UE. The first... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

20120244846 - System and method for providing multi-modal bookmarks: A system for enabling multi-modal bookmarks comprises a bookmark repository coupled to two browsers. A user bookmarks content using a first browser, and a bookmark is stored in the bookmark repository. The user subsequently uses a second browser and requests that the bookmark be de-referenced to point the second browser... Agent:

20120244847 - Transfer of data-intensive content between portable devices: Described herein are technologies that facilitate transfer of data-intensive content between portable telephones. Phones are configured to transmit data indicative of phone location to a proxy server by way of respective cellular network data connections. When a user of a phone wishes to acquire content that is labeled as shareable... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120244848 - Protective cases with integrated electronics: A protective case for a wireless electronics device includes one or more output devices integrated with or bonded to the protective case, from which a perceivable output (e.g., visible or audible indication) is generated. Various other electronics (e.g., circuit elements, ICs, microcontrollers, sensors) also may be integrated with or bonded... Agent: Mc10, Inc.

20120244851 - Information management system, mobile terminal device, server device, information management method, control program and computer-readable recording medium on which same has been recorded: An information management system includes a mobile telephone and a server device. The mobile telephone includes: an image sensing section; an operation control section for controlling an operation of the image sensing section on the basis of an operation control signal (operation disabling signal; disablement canceling signal) received from the... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120244850 - Meid-based paging to reach de-activated telematics modules: A method of operating a telematics unit includes replacing a mobile identification number (MIN) or a mobile dialed number (MDN) stored in a telematics unit with a temporary geographical mobile identification number (GMIN) that prevents the telematics unit from using all of its features; associating the GMIN with a mobile... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120244849 - Safety system to disable and activate functions in smartphone's, mobile phones and portable communication devices while driving: The present invention is a safety system that prevents the use of certain Smartphone functions and replace the blocked functions with alternative ways to communicate while in a car. These functions include text, voice (manually dialing to make calls) and internet. Smartphone includes any mobile phone or portable communication device... Agent:

20120244853 - Mobile station: To conceal AC of a mobile station UE from an MMTEL/IMS layer function, and at the same time, perform SSAC barring in the MMTEL/IMS layer function. In the mobile station UE according to the present invention, an AS layer function 10 includes a broadcast information reception unit 11 configured to... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120244852 - Segmented data transfer with resume capability: A large volume of location related information, e.g., assistance data or location information, is transferred in separate messages between a server and a target by segmenting the location related information into a plurality of messages. If the connection between the server and target is released prior to completion of the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120244854 - Mobile communication terminal and communication method thereof: The present disclosure relates to the technical field of communications, and discloses a mobile communication terminal and a communication method thereof. The communication method comprises the following steps of: A. receiving a dialing operation instruction inputted by a user; B. determining whether a network coverage signal is within a normal... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.

20120244855 - Communication system and communication method: The present invention relates to a communication system and a communication method for simply and quickly starting communication. A cellular phone is loaded with a non-contact IC card that communicates with a reader/writer of a personal computer using an electromagnetic wave. When the non-contact IC card receives the electromagnetic wave... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120244856 - Method and apparatus for setting up network for ip communication in mobile terminal: Methods are provided for setting up a network for IP communication between mobile terminals. A first mobile terminal determines a second mobile terminal that will communicate with the first mobile terminal. The first mobile terminal generates network setup information of the first mobile terminal for the IP communication, and performs... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120244858 - Method and arrangement for connectivity in a communication network: Method and arrangement for supporting connectivity of a wireless device to a network infrastructure. An infrastructure provider associates a set of device identification numbers to a first radio access provider in a subscription database of the infrastructure provider. The infrastructure provider also sets the first radio access provider as a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120244857 - Predefined roaming and idle channels: In various embodiments, only a few selected channels are available to be used for scanning for a network controller in a wireless network. In various other embodiments, only a few selected channels are available to be used as an idle channel in a wireless network. In both cases, the channels... Agent:

20120244859 - Method and system for providing piggyback roaming for sponsoring split roaming relationships: A method for facilitating exchange of one or more signaling messages between a client network and an HSRP network. The method includes identifying by an SPRS router associated with a client network, one or more parameters in the received signaling messages so as to determine from the parameters one or... Agent: Roamware, Inc.

20120244860 - Selective control of a wireless service associated with a mobile device: A mobile communication system includes a network listener base station associated with a vehicle configured to scan an environment within the mobile communication system and a second base station associated with the vehicle. The second base station includes an antenna associated therewith to generate a signal that is stronger than... Agent: King Abdulaziz City Science And Technology

20120244862 - Access technology independent identifier generation: A network system for communicating with mobile nodes has multiple gateways that can operate with each using a different access technology. In an IPv6 system, the access gateways each provide an interface identifier to the mobile nodes using the same one or more keys and hash so that different the... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.

20120244861 - Providing location based services for mobile devices: Systems and methods are provided that allow the delivery of location based services within a communication network. The location information can be retrieved using information from the mobile node when the mobile node registers in the network. The location information can then be cached or stored in one or more... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.

20120244864 - Mobile communication system, base station, and radio frequency change method: A mobile communication system includes a first base station which defines a first cell and a second base station which defines a second cell. In this mobile communication system, when communication conditions of a first mobile station currently radio-linked to the first or second base station have degraded, then the... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120244863 - System and method for dynamic service offering based on available resources: A system and method is disclosed to dynamically alter service offerings to a user based on the available network resources. As network resources are diminished, the end user will see less available services so as to avoid diminished network performance. If network performance improvements, the system detects the improved network... Agent: Opanga Networks Inc.

20120244866 - Method and apparatus for improving rrc connection procedure: The present invention provides a method for improving a Radio Resource Control (RRC) Connection procedure in user equipment (UE) of a wireless communication system. The method includes steps of performing an RRC Connection procedure, and resetting or re-establishing a lower layer protocol entity for Signaling Radio Bearers (SRBs) when a... Agent: Innovative Sonic Limited

20120244865 - Mobile communication method: In a mobile communication method according to the present invention includes the steps of: transmitting, from a handover source radio base station to a swithcing center, a handover request including an NCC, a PCI and a KeNB*; changing, at the swithcing center, the NCC, changing, at the swithcing center, the... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120244867 - Wireless communication system, mobile terminal, and cell search: A mobile terminal includes: a macrocell search unit which searches for a macro base station, the mobile terminal itself communicating with a macro base station forming a macrocell or a femto base station which forms a femtocell; a cell ID detection unit which receives report information from the macro base... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120244868 - Method and apparatus for replacing wireless network based on equivalent public land mobile network (eplmn): A method and apparatus for replacing a wireless network based on an Equivalent Public Land Mobile Network (EPLMN) are disclosed. This method includes following steps: establishing a new network and configuring a Public Land Mobile Network (PLMN) of the new network as a second PLMN; configuring a cell of the... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120244869 - Network scaling for network energy savings: Methods, systems, devices, and computer program products are described for network scaling. In one example, candidate cells may be selected and ranked. For an initial assessment, the selected cells may operate at a significantly reduced power, and the network performance may be evaluated. Based on the results, only a subset... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120244870 - Uplink radio resource allocation method, radio base station, and radio network controller: An uplink radio resource allocation method allocates, at a radio base station, an uplink radio resource used for uplink user data transmission to a mobile station. The method includes: allocating, at the radio base station, the uplink radio resource, so that total received power in an particular cell of the... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120244871 - Base station for implementing inter-cell interference coordination and method for inter-cell interference coordination: The present disclosure discloses a method for inter-cell interference coordination, which includes: classifying users in a cell into cell-edge users and cell-center users and allocating frequency resources to the cell-edge users and the cell-center users; acquiring the interference level of the frequency resources in the cell according to inter-cell interference... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120244872 - Transport block size signaling for semi-persistent scheduling: A method is provided for improving reliability in semi-persistent scheduling activation/reactivation is provided. The method includes a user agent receiving a first data element from an access device specifying at least one first transport block size. The method further includes the user agent deriving a second transport block size based... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120244873 - Adaptive traffic and interference aware radio resource management: A method for radio resources management within a set of cells (C1, . . . , CN) covered by base stations (BS1, . . . , BSN), comprising:—retrieving traffic demands information including relative Quality of Service (QoS) and radio performance figures on each cell (Ci) from correspondent base station (BSi);—processing... Agent:

20120244879 - Active wireless tag and auxiliary device for use with monitoring center for tracking individuals or objects: A location tracking device is provided. Wireless communications circuitry is configured to transmit position data representative of the location of the tracking device to a remote location, and communicate locally within an auxiliary device. The tracking device has a first operational mode in response to the absence of communication with... Agent: Satellite Tracking Of People, LLC

20120244878 - Apparatus and method for identifying terminal located in space including small base station: The present invention provides a method including two operations of a first operation and a second operation. The first operation may determine between a terminal located in a space including the small base station and a terminal located in a space excluding the small base station based on a value... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

20120244877 - Apparatus and method for wireless device detection: In at least one embodiment, an apparatus for determining a locating a wireless device with respect to a vehicle is provided. The apparatus comprises a controller for being operably coupled to a plurality of antennas in a vehicle and each antenna transmitting a first wireless signal to a wireless device... Agent: Lear Corporation

20120244876 - Communication connecting apparatus and method: A communication connecting apparatus, a mobile terminal, and a method of communicating among the apparatus and the terminal are discussed. According to an embodiment, the apparatus includes a communication unit configured to receive key information relating to at least one key disposed on the mobile terminal, when the communication connecting... Agent:

20120244874 - Controlled mobile communication in a socially sensitive environment: A method includes identifying, through a base station controller, a mobile device when the mobile device is within a coverage area of an antenna of a base station associated with the base station controller based on an identification data of the mobile device. The method also includes determining that the... Agent: King Abdulaziz City Science And Technology

20120244880 - Position determination with peer-to-peer communication: For position determination with peer-to-peer communication, a target terminal broadcasts a request for assistance in determining its position. At least one ranging terminal receives the request. Each ranging terminal sends a response with a time of arrival (TOA) measurement for the request and the position of the ranging terminal. For... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120244881 - Position-determining device, position-determining system, position-determining method and program: Disclosed is a position-detection technology that can correctly detect the position of a wireless machine attached to a mobile body, even if there are few reference wireless machines installed in the environment in which the position of the mobile body is to be determined. The means for achieving the above... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120244875 - System and method for determining location of a wi-fi device with the assistance of fixed receivers: A method and apparatus is disclosed herein for determining the location of a device with the assistance of fixed receivers. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving a first request from the mobile device in the wireless network; wirelessly transmitting one or more positioning requests in response to the first... Agent:

20120244882 - Method and apparatus for providing satellite assistance data: Disclosed is a method for providing satellite assistance data to facilitate determination of the location of a mobile station, particularly for instance a mobile station served by a femtocell. When a positioning server receives a request for the location of a mobile station, the positioning server will determine from the... Agent: Sprint Spectrum L.p.

20120244884 - Method and apparatus of location measurement using the location of neighbor ue: According to an embodiment of the present disclosure, there is provided a method of allowing a mobile terminal to measure its own location. The measurement method may include receiving a temporary identifier from a neighbor terminal using near field wireless communication; transmitting a location information request to a base station... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120244883 - Method and system for controlling a mobile communication device in a moving vehicle: A method and system is disclosed for performing a wireless location of a mobile communication device for detecting, monitoring and/or controlling one or more interactive mobile services capable of being activated by a user of the mobile device. When the mobile device is operated by the user, a wireless location... Agent:

20120244885 - Method and system for monitoring and validating electronic transactions: The invention provides a method for detection of misuse of an identity during an electronic transaction. In a first embodiment, the method comprises the steps of: receiving a notification to authenticate the use of an identity at a first location, wherein the identity is associated with a first wireless terminal;... Agent:

20120244886 - Method and apparatus for tracking and disseminating health information via mobile channels: An approach is provided for tracking and disseminating health information. Health information corresponding to a geographic location is caused, at least in part, to be received. Location information associated with a user equipment configured to receive a message specifying content is determined. Whether the location information is encompassed by the... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120244887 - Communication control apparatus, communication control method and program: In a case where a communication control apparatus incorporated by a portable device detects a communication request from an external device and decides whether to perform communications, it is hard to determine, with a high degree of precision, whether the owner of the portable device incorporating the communication control apparatus... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120244889 - Mobile electronic device and method: According to an aspect, a mobile electronic device includes a communication unit, and a control unit. The communication unit communicates with a server that causes a terminal to display a virtual object associated with position information in such a way that the virtual object is superimposed on an image captured... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120244888 - Terminal and method for providing zone-based service outside of service zone: Disclosed is a terminal comprising a memory; a display; and a controller configured to: store log information for a service provided within a service zone in the memory; extract connection information corresponding to the service from the log information if an input requesting for the service is received outside the... Agent:

20120244890 - Pager with a touch-sensitive display screen and method for transmitting a message therefrom: An improved pager with a touch-sensitive display screen and method for transmitting a message therefrom is provided. Inputting a message onto the touch-sensitive display screen greatly facilitates sending a message from the pager and is more versatile than using navigation or soft keys to transmit built-in messages or using a... Agent:

20120244893 - Filtering of electronic information to be transferred to a terminal: A device, a terminal and a method are shown for filtering electronic information to be transferred to the terminal through a telecommunication connection. A specific filtering parameter (30-32) is attached to the electronic information by the transferring device for the purpose of filtering before the electronic information is transferred to... Agent:

20120244894 - Method for displaying related information and mobile communication terminal: A method for displaying related information in a mobile communication terminal includes: acquiring information of the contact stored in the mobile communication terminal, searching for media information in the mobile communication terminal according to the information of the contact and acquiring media information matched with the information of the contact,... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

20120244892 - Mobile messaging short code translation and routing system and method: Provided herein is a system, method and product for performing address translation and routing of short codes. The embodiment described herein primarily supports the wireless and standardized SMS; however, one skilled in the art can readily appreciate that the present invention can also be applied to any mobile messaging technology,... Agent: M-qube, Inc.

20120244891 - System and method for enabling a mobile chat session: Methods and systems for facilitating communication between a telecommunication device and a third party are disclosed. A telecommunication device sends a communication request to a server that includes image data associated with a product or s service. The server processes the image data to identify a location of a third... Agent:

20120244896 - Method for transmitting a communication signal: A data transmitter is provided for transmitting data that makes it possible for nodes, relaying the preamble transmitted by a transmitter node, to also transmit data to a single destination node without, in turn, transmitting another preamble. In a network comprising a plurality of nodes that alternately observe sleeping and... Agent: France Telecom

20120244895 - System and method for radio communication: A system and method for radio communication is provided. The system includes a plurality of radios configured to communicate over a plurality of antennas. A switch assembly provides selective coupling of a radio to an antenna. The switch assembly includes a programmable logic device configured to execute an algorithm to... Agent:

20120244897 - Interference elimination method and apparatus for multi-antenna system: Embodiments of the present invention disclose an interference elimination method and apparatus for a multi-antenna system. The method includes: generating an equalization coefficient according to a baseband signal received on a receiving antenna, a channel estimation matrix, and an obtained cross-correlation matrix of transmitted signals of a downlink channel on... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120244898 - Dynamic, distributed coordination of parameters in a cellular telecommunication network: An apparatus, system, and method for dynamic, distributed coordination of parameters between a plurality of base stations in a cellular telecommunication network. An inter-cell communication interface connecting each given base station with the given base station's neighboring base stations is extended to communicate parameter settings between the given base station... Agent:

20120244899 - Method and apparatus for antenna radiation cross polar suppression: Cross-polar discrimination (XPD) of a dual orthogonal cross-polarised antenna is maximized via a cross-coupling network between base station MIMO branches prior to connection to the base station antenna. In one embodiment, a cross coupling network combines each MIMO branch signal with an attenuated phase reversed (phase shifted) copy of the... Agent:

20120244901 - Allocation of frequency spectrum in spectrum-on-demand systems: Disclosed herein is a method and a Radio Resource Management arrangement in a wireless communication system for allocating communication of one or several services to at least one of several available frequency spectrum resources. The method comprises the steps of categorizing said available frequency spectrum resources with respect to volatility,... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120244900 - User scheduling method and base station in coordinated scheduling: The invention provides a method and a device for confirming a downlink inner loop power control mode by a Node B in an idle mode and in a CELL_FACH state. The method includes that: when the Node B detects that there is User Equipment (UE) using an E-DCH in the... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120244905 - Measurement reporting method and device in carrier aggregation system: Provided in the embodiments of the present invention are a measurement reporting method and device in a CA system. The method includes: UE receives the message from the network side; according to the message, the said UE judges the component carriers and/or measurement object whether meet the condition of triggering... Agent: China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology

20120244904 - Mobile communication system, base station apparatus and mobile station apparatus: To prevent a collision from occurring at the time of random access in cases such as handover, response to paging and the like where a mobile station apparatus performs random access in response to directions from a base station apparatus. In a mobile communication system in which a mobile station... Agent:

20120244903 - Mobility in a wireless network: A system and method for mobility in a wireless network are presented. A user equipment with a processor configured to inform a network component of a closed subscriber group (CSG) capability of the UE. The processor informs the network component during capability exchange signaling. The processor informs the network component... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120244902 - Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, program, and wireless communication system: There is provided a wireless communication device including a wireless communication unit configured to receive application information, the application information indicating which of a content providing side or a content user side an application of each of one or more nearby wireless communication devices is, a setting unit configured to... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120244906 - Device and method for disconnecting download channel of hand-held terminal: The disclosure provides a device and method for disconnecting a download channel of a hand-held terminal. The device comprises: a connection/disconnection unit (308), which comprises a fuse module (308-2) and a fusing module (308-4), arranged between a download connection point (302) and a microprocessor (306); when no downloading is needed... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120244907 - User augmented reality for camera-enabled mobile devices: Apparatus and methods are described for providing a user augmented reality (UAR) service for a camera-enabled mobile device, so that a user of such mobile device can use the mobile device to obtain meta data regarding one or more images/video that are captured with such device. The meta data is... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.

20120244908 - Data account management method for a mobile communication terminal: The present disclosure is suitable for use in a mobile communication terminal, and provides a data account management method for a mobile communication terminal. The method comprises the following steps of: a. choosing one of SIM (subscriber identity module) cards of the mobile communication terminal when an application of the... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.

20120244912 - Electronic device: An electronic device includes: a case member, at least a part of which is made of resin; and a speaker unit that is formed integrally with the case member, in which the speaker unit includes: a vibration generating unit; a vibrating plate that vibrates by vibration transmitted from the vibration... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120244913 - Flexible home page layout for mobile devices: The flexible user interface layout includes a split-screen display that provides flexibility in determining which information will be displayed on the screen, such as a home page. The screen may be divided into display panes in which a user may drag a center point or node of intersection to increase... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless

20120244910 - Flexible mobile display: In general, a “Flexible Mobile Display,” as described herein, provides various techniques for implementing a flexible display for mobile phones or other handheld or portable electronic or computing devices that, in various embodiments, is foldable and/or rollable. Consequently, the Flexible Mobile Display provides a large display in a small form... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120244915 - Hand-held device: A hand-held device that provides communication services and symbol processing is described. The device includes a case having a front side comprising a display and a lid having a transparent portion through which the display can be seen in a lid-closed state. In one version, the hand-held device comprises a... Agent:

20120244911 - Mobile terminal device: A mobile terminal device including a communication processor that conducts wireless communication processing, an operation unit that receives an instruction input from a user for selecting a communication contact, a displacement detector that detects a magnitude of displacement in orientation of the mobile terminal device, and a controller that causes... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Japan, Inc.

20120244909 - Mobile wireless communications device with user navigation using an antenna and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a housing, a display carried by the housing, a wireless transceiver carried by the housing, a display navigation input device carried by the housing and including an antenna and an oscillation circuit coupled to the antenna, and a controller coupled to the display,... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120244914 - Physical feedback to indicate object directional slide: A device, medium, and method are provided for enabling a user to control a mobile communications device that includes a vibration component. One embodiment of the method includes presenting an object on a touchscreen display of the mobile communications device; enabling the object to be moveable on the touchscreen by... Agent: Sprint Communications Company L.p.

20120244916 - Multimode operation dc-dc converter: Embodiments for at methods, apparatus and systems for operating a voltage regulator are disclosed. One method includes generating, by a switching controller, a switching voltage through controlled closing and opening of a series switch element and a shunt switch element. Further, the method includes generating, by a switchable output filter,... Agent: R2 Semiconductor, Inc.

20120244917 - Mobile telephone: A mobile telephone includes a cartilage conduction unit for making contact with the ear cartilage. The cartilage conduction unit is provided to at least one of two corner parts at an upper side of the mobile telephone. The mobile telephone can include a surface of an outer wall and a... Agent: Rohm Co., Ltd.

20120244918 - Cell phone case: An improved cell phone case having a reflective device and a storage compartment for other items.... Agent:

20120244919 - Mobile wireless communications device including spaced apart elongate members for reducing sar and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a portable housing and wireless transceiver circuitry carried by the portable housing. The mobile wireless communications device may also include an antenna carried by the portable housing and coupled to the wireless transceiver circuitry, and a light source carried by the portable housing.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120244920 - Protection case for smart phone: A protection case for a smart phone includes a foldable cover, and a protection shell that could be connected to the cover in different ways. The protection shell includes a curve-shaped base plate that could perfectly fit the back of the smart phone, and four hooks that are respectively located... Agent:

09/20/2012 > 134 patent applications in 73 patent subcategories. class, title,number

20120238201 - Exploiting multiple antennas for spectrum sensing in cognitive radio networks: Spectrum sensing in wireless communications is provided to identify utilized and/or unutilized frequency bands reserved for primary users using a cyclostationary beamforming approach. An adaptive cross self-coherent restoral (ACS) algorithm can be utilized to extract signals of interest (SOI) at unique cycle frequencies related to primary and/or secondary users from... Agent: Lingna Holdings Pte., LLC

20120238202 - Relay station data transmission method: A method of a relay node transmitting data is provided. The method includes receiving scheduling information about a backhaul link and data from a base station; receiving channel information about an access link from relay node user equipment; performing scheduling on the access link based on the scheduling information about... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120238203 - Non-interfering utilization of non-geostationary satellite frequency band for geostationary satellite communication: A method, satellite and system utilizes non-geostationary satellite orbit (NGSO) frequency spectrum in geostationary satellite orbit (GSO) satellite communication in a non-interfering manner. A ground station transmits signals to a GSO satellite using a GSO frequency band and an extended frequency spectrum including the NGSO frequency band whenever a noninterference... Agent: Viasat, Inc.

20120238204 - Aircraft communications system with satellite network selection controller and associated method: A communications system for an aircraft carrying at least some personnel having personal electronic devices (PEDs) for wireless data communications outside the aircraft includes a satellite-based communications network that includes a plurality of satellites, at least one access point in the aircraft for providing a wireless local area network (WLAN)... Agent:

20120238205 - method, apparatus and a computer program for out-of-band short-range communication carrier transport switching: Example method, apparatus, and computer program product embodiments are disclosed to enable out-of-band short-range communication carrier transport switching for connection setup of in-band device-to-device communication. Example embodiments of the invention include a method comprising the steps of transmitting, by a first device via an out-of-band short-range communication carrier, an indication... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120238206 - Communications device providing near field communication (nfc) secure element disabling features related methods: A communications device may include a near field communication (NFC) device, at least one memory configured to store secure application data to be communicated via the NFC device and a secure element (SE) application programming interface (API) associated with the secure application data, and a processor coupled with the NFC... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120238207 - Mobile wireless communications device having a near field communication (nfc) device and providing memory erasure and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a wireless transceiver, a processor coupled with the wireless transceiver, and a near-field communication (NFC) device coupled with the processor. The NFC device may include an NFC controller, an NFC transceiver coupled with the NFC controller, and a first memory coupled with the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120238210 - Close proximity antenna measurement and tuning: A method and apparatus for providing close proximity antenna measurement and tuning, includes a first receive-only antenna, a second antenna operable in a transmit mode, a tuning circuit coupled to the first antenna, a transmitter coupled to the second antenna, a receiver coupled to the first antenna, the receiver operable... Agent: Symbol Technologies, Inc.

20120238213 - Control apparatus and communication apparatus: According to at least one embodiment, a control apparatus includes a connection module, a communication module and a controller. A connection module is configured to connect by wire to a communication device with an antenna. A communication module is configured to communicate with a wireless communication device via the communication... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120238209 - Methods and apparatus to obtain transaction information: Methods and apparatus to obtain transaction information are described. One example method includes conducting a transaction using a proximity-based communication link, storing information related to the transaction in a database of a mobile device, identifying a service based on the information, querying the service from the mobile device, wherein the... Agent:

20120238208 - Mobile radio communication devices and servers: In an embodiment, a mobile radio communication device may be provided. The mobile radio communication device may include a short range wireless receiver, configured to receive data from another mobile radio communication device. The mobile radio communication device may further include a cellular wireless transmitter, configured to transmit to a... Agent:

20120238211 - Portable aisg controller with smartphone interface and system: A Master Antenna Controller System is provided. In one example, the Master Antenna Controller System comprises a handheld wireless device and a RET Master. The handheld wireless device may comprise an Android OS or iOS based smartphone or tablet that includes Wi-Fi capabilities communications capabilities. The RET Master may provide... Agent: Andrew LLC

20120238212 - Systems and methods for pairing bluetooth devices: Embodiments of software-supervised pairing processes are provided. The processes enable a user to pair a mouse and keyboard with a Bluetooth transceiver without having to use a second mouse and keyboard. At least two separate processes are provided, including a long transition for initial pairing or re-pairing and a short... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120238215 - Apparatus and method for a headset device: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes an earpiece member and a main body member. The main body member includes a receiving area. The main body member is configured to provide a communication link with a mobile device. The receiving... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120238214 - Mobile user apparatus and a mobile accessory apparatus for the mobile user apparatus: A mobile user apparatus including: user output circuitry including an integrated display for displaying content to a user; an interface configured to communicate with any of a plurality of accessory apparatus, in possession of different users; and processing circuitry configured to: execute multiple applications at the same time including a... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120238216 - Systems and methods for managing bluetooth device pairings: A system and method manages Bluetooth connections between Bluetooth devices. A first Bluetooth device can have a virtual Bluetooth device associated with it. A virtual Bluetooth device can include Bluetooth parameters and values that when adopted by a second Bluetooth device, would allow the first and second Bluetooth devices to... Agent: Polycom, Inc.

20120238217 - Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication system, and sensitivity adjustment method: Provided is a wireless communication apparatus including a filter for removing a signal whose strength is below a threshold, a signal distinguishing unit for distinguishing between a non-interfering signal that is transmitted/received in a network that the wireless communication apparatus is connected to and an interfering signal that is transmitted/received... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120238220 - Exploiting multiple antennas for spectrum sensing in cognitive radio networks: Spectrum sensing in wireless communications is provided to identify utilized and/or unutilized frequency bands reserved for primary users using a cyclostationary beamforming approach. An adaptive cross self-coherent restoral (ACS) algorithm can be utilized to extract signals of interest (SOI) at unique cycle frequencies related to primary and/or secondary users from... Agent: Lingna Holdings Pte., LLC

20120238219 - Hybrid techniques for antenna retuning utilizing transmit and receive power information: An embodiment of the present invention provides an apparatus, comprising a transceiver, an antenna tuner connecting said transceiver to an antenna, a power sensor adapted to acquire measurements about transmit power, a receive signal strength indicator (RSSI) adapted to acquire measurements about receive power and wherein said tuner tunes said... Agent: Paratek Microwave, Inc.

20120238218 - Location-based method to specify ratio frequency spectrum rights: The disclosed methods, systems, and computer-program products generate location-based RF spectrum rights for components in a radio frequency (RF) system. In an embodiment, a location-based spectrum right for an RF system's operational use of RF spectrum includes the spectrum rights of each component of the system, a definition of all... Agent: The Mitre Corporation

20120238221 - Radio communication device, transmission circuit and buffer circuit: According to one embodiment, a buffer circuit has a capacitor comprising a first terminal and a second terminal, an input signal being inputted to the first terminal, a first inverting amplifier circuit configured to invert and amplify a signal of the second terminal of the capacitor, a second inverting amplifier... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120238222 - Radio apparatus mounted on a viecle: A radio unit transmits a packet signal. An acquiring unit acquires information about a traveling status of a vehicle. When the acquired information indicates a stop of the vehicle, an instructing unit allows the radio unit to stop transmitting the packet signal. A position detecting unit detects, based on positional... Agent: Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd.

20120238223 - Mobile telephone unit, informing method, and program: A mobile telephone performs communication by transmitting voice, which is inputted by a speaker into a communication apparatus having a floor, via a server, to one or more communication devices of one or more listener (s) having no floor. A transmitter transmits a request signal, which requests an acquisition of... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120238224 - Wireless terminal device: A first casing and a second casing movably connected to the first casing are provided. PAs amplify a transmit signal. FET switches are provided between the ground and respective transmission paths connecting the PAs and an antenna. When an intermediate voltage is applied, the FET switch has a capacitance according... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120238225 - Transmission device: A transmission device, includes an amplifying unit which amplifies and outputs a modulation signal, a detecting unit which detects an output power of the amplifying unit, an output power changing unit which changes the output power of the amplifying unit based on an output of the detecting unit, and a... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120238226 - Data transmission coexistence using constant symbol duration within television white space channels: Methods, systems, and/or devices are provided that permit data transmissions over unused television channels. An unused channel within a television broadcast frequency spectrum is first identified. A downclocked waveform (for data transmission) is then generated by applying a factor to a clock that causes a waveform bandwidth to be reduced... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120238227 - Autocorrelation-based spectrum sensing for fm signals: A method and system for detection of available a white space channel in an area of licensed transmitters includes a detector which utilizes the autocorrelation analysis of a channel in an frequency modulated (FM) band. Calculation of the autocorrelation excludes an initial set of correlation delay values such that large... Agent: Thomson Licensing

20120238228 - Radio transmitter and radio receiver with channel condition assessment: FM radio transmitter is being widely used in portable devices as a convenient way to output audio contents to ubiquitously available FM radio receivers in cars or homes. However, the signal from the FM radio transmitter may be interfering with the signal being broadcast by an FM radio station. A... Agent: Quintic Holdings

20120238229 - Carrier selection for multiple antennas: A method and apparatus is disclosed to process a received single stream communication signal and/or a multiple stream communication. A communications receiver is configured to receive the received communication signal. A communications receiver determines whether the received communication signal includes a single stream communication signal or a multiple stream communication... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120238230 - Rf system for reducing intermodulation (im) products: An RF system for reducing intermodulation (IM) products is disclosed. The RF system includes a first nonlinear element and a second nonlinear element, wherein the second nonlinear element generates inherent IM products and the first nonlinear element is adapted to generate compensating IM products. Alternatively, the first nonlinear element generates... Agent: Rf Micro Devices, Inc.

20120238231 - Dynamic ac-coupled dc offset correction: A method, using an AC-coupled filter, reduces DC offset in a downconverted signal in a wireless receiver receiving a signal including a preamble, the method including: changing the corner frequency of the AC-coupled filter a plurality of times during reception of the preamble. In another implementation, a receiver includes a... Agent: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.

20120238232 - Method and system for low-noise, highly-linear receiver front-end: Aspects of a method and system for a low-noise, highly-linear receiver front-end are provided. In this regard, a received signal may be processed via one or more transconductances, one or more transimpedance amplifiers (TIAs), and one or more mixers to generate a first baseband signal corresponding to a voltage at... Agent:

20120238233 - Wireless communication system: A wireless communication system includes: a filter; and a semiconductor chip including a signal processing integrated circuit having an amplifier, wherein a main surface of the semiconductor chip is provided with a plurality of electrode terminals along an edge portion thereof; wherein the amplifier has a transistor including a control... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation

20120238234 - System and method for providing alerts to members of defined local geographical groups: A system and method are disclosed for creating groups associated with defined geographical neighborhoods for the purpose of providing and distributing information to members of the neighborhood groups, and soliciting assistance from members of the neighborhood groups. For example, an alert concerning a missing child may be sent from a... Agent: Data Frenzy, LLC

20120238236 - Handling reachability of mobile device when serving core network node changes: A method of handling reachability of a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises the mobile device establishing a packet data network (PDN) emergency connection when a first back-off timer received from a source core network node is running; the mobile device entering a first... Agent:

20120238238 - Mobile telephone equipped for activation of an emergency mode: The invention relates to a mobile telephone (10) equipped for activation of an emergency mode. It comprises a housing (12), a detection circuit configured for being triggered, especially interrupted, from outside the housing and a strap member (14) cooperating with the detection circuit for triggering, especially interrupting, the detection circuit... Agent:

20120238237 - Wireless headset switching system: A wireless headset system including a switching unit having a detection circuit coupled to a wireless adapter. The detection circuit provides a first output signal to the wireless adapter upon detection of a triggering event, such as activation of a manual switch or detection of voltage of an audio output... Agent: Stealthwear, Inc.

20120238235 - Within-a-radius calling system and service method thereof: The present invention discloses a within-a-radius calling system and a service method thereof, which can request a call from a member positioned within a certain radius. The within-a-radius calling system comprises: an application transmission unit; a member join/authentication unit; a storage unit; a radius information receiving unit; a position information... Agent:

20120238239 - Account holder notification for an infracting mobile station or mobile directory number (mdn): A mobile communication network offers notification to an account holder upon occurrence of an infraction of a subscriber selected restriction by operation of one of the mobile stations under the subscriber's account. In the examples, the subscriber can select a directory number/station under the account, a desired one of a... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless

20120238241 - Application pod integration with automated mobile phone billing and distribution platform: A platform for supporting a network-enabled application is configured to render the network enabled application for a user, via a user interface associated with the user, in accordance with various APIs included in the platform and used by a program developer to develop the network-enabled application. The rendering can included... Agent:, Inc.

20120238243 - System and method for questionnaires and user interactions: A questionnaire network in which a mobile device is used by user to create questionnaires and send it to other recipients. The questionnaire is created by user of mobile device using audio inputs for a questionnaire preamble and question preambles. A server in the network incorporates other generic portions of... Agent:

20120238240 - Systems and methods for automatic generation, registration and mobile phone billing of a pod using third party web page content: The systems and methods described herein generally relate to a method and system for automatically generating an application pod for a third party through which the third party's content is offered for access, purchase and use by mobile phone users within a community network. More specifically, the systems and methods... Agent:, Inc.

20120238242 - Systems and methods to process transactions based on social networking: Systems and methods to authenticate and process requests received via social networking websites. In one aspect, a system includes a data storage facility to store data associating a first phone number of a user with an identification of the user in a social networking website; and an interchange coupled with... Agent: Boku, Inc.

20120238244 - Proactive commands over secure channel between a mobile equipment and a uicc: (EN)The invention relates to a UICC comprising a toolkit applet. The UICC comprises a toolkit security component for establishing and using a secure channel for proactive commands and events exchanged by the toolkit applet of the UICC with a mobile equipment. Other communications between the UICC and the mobile equipment... Agent: Gemalto Sa

20120238246 - Information processing apparatus and information processing method having communication function: The present invention is an information processing apparatus which obtains identification information of an electronic device and makes communication with the electronic device via a network based on the identification information. When a portable telephone (11) is placed on an input display section (2) of a personal computer (1), a... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120238247 - Method and apparatus for providing network services to a mobile user equipment: The present invention provides a method and apparatus of providing network services to a mobile user equipment, where the mobile user equipment is connected to a fixed access network via a Femtocell base station and thus connected to the mobile core network. The mobile core network provides an access token... Agent: Alcatel Lucent

20120238245 - Prevention of eavesdropping type of attack in hybrid communication system: Techniques are disclosed for use in securing communications in environments comprising hybrid communication systems. For example, a method comprises, in a hybrid communication system wherein at least one computing device is configured to selectively operate in a first communication mode or a second communication mode, preventing the at least one... Agent:

20120238248 - Verifying calendar information through proximate device detection: A device stores a context aware application, and a calendar application that further stores data related to a scheduled meeting. The device receives local connectivity identification (LCID) information from one or more other devices that are proximate to the device. The device determines a likelihood that a user of the... Agent:

20120238249 - Visual voicemail unavailability solution: A solution for notifying a user of alternate means of accessing voicemail data utilize a timer that can be set on a user device upon receipt of a message waiting indicator. When the timer expires, if no data communications connection has been established between the user device and a voicemail... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

20120238250 - Methods and apparatuses for facilitating provision of a map resource: Methods and apparatuses are provided for facilitating provision of a map resource. A method may include causing a request for a plurality of portions of a map to be sent to a map source. The method may further include receiving the requested plurality of portions of the map in a... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120238253 - System for distributing individualized audio information over a network: A system for providing individualized information to a consumer over a network has been developed. The system includes a device, such as a sign, that identifies to a consumer a subject of interest. The device provides a unique identifying number associated with the subject that allows the consumer to access... Agent:

20120238252 - Systems and methods for speed and location based network access and features control: Systems and methods are presented to allow or prohibit any or all services between a network and a node in the network based upon the geographic location and rate of travel of the node. One exemplary application is for the prevention of texting while driving. For example, in FIG. 1:... Agent:

20120238251 - Text message transmissions indicating failure of recipient mobile device to connect with a call: An originating communications device is configured to transmit a text message to a recipient mobile device when the originating device determines that the recipient device has failed to connect with a call that was initiated by the originating device. The text message is designed to indicate that the recipient device... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120238255 - Interaction analysis and prioritization of mobile content: In embodiments of the present invention improved capabilities are described for receiving interaction information relating to a first mobile communication facility, weighting content based at least in part on the interaction information, and ordering the content for presentation on a second mobile communication facility based at least in part on... Agent:

20120238254 - Video processing system for identifying items in video frames: A method and a system generate offers to a user of a mobile device based items identified in a video frame from a mobile device. A video frame selector module determines a video frame to process from the mobile device. An item identification module identifies an item in the determined... Agent: Ebay Inc.

20120238256 - System and method for transmitting and receiving an event message: A system for transmitting and receiving an event message is provided. The system comprises a transmitting terminal that generates an event message, and that transmits the event message and caller information, an event message service server that stores phonebook data after receiving the phonebook data transmitted from at least one... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120238258 - Parameter configuration method and configuration device for mobile terminal: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a parameter configuration method and a configuration device for a mobile terminal. A parameter configuration method for a mobile terminal includes: obtaining a current channel change rate; comparing the current channel change rate with a maximum channel change rate and a minimum channel change... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120238257 - System and method for selectively restricting portable information handling system features: Wireless telephones retrieve feature restrictions from a wires telephone network, the feature restrictions having associated predetermined conditions. A wireless telephone applies the feature restrictions if the predetermined conditions are met to disable functions at the wireless telephone as defined by the feature restrictions. For example, a wireless telephone disables camera... Agent:

20120238259 - Electrical apparatus control system, control apparatus and wireless terminal: An electrical apparatus control system includes: a control apparatus that is connected to a control target electrical apparatus and functions as a small-sized base station; a wireless terminal that wirelessly connects to the control apparatus; and a server that holds target apparatus data including a list of control target electrical... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120238260 - Browser on test equipment: A portable telecommunication test set with a web browser incorporated therein is provided. A standard Hyper Text Mark-up Language or Wireless Application Protocol browser may be incorporated within the portable test set, allowing a network technician to access the Internet as well as other remotely-located sources of information to retrieve... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp

20120238261 - Method and arrangement for processing mobile station history information in a wireless communication system: Methods and apparatus for processing mobile station transaction information at a serving control node in a wireless communication system are disclosed. The serving control node may be a base station, such as an eNodeB in an LTE/SAE wireless communication system. The transaction information, which may include, for example, mobility-related transaction... Agent:

20120238263 - Radio resource scheduling for intra-system interference coordination in wireless communication systems: A radio resource scheduling method for scheduling radio resources used for communications in a radio communication system includes user equipment configured to communicate with transceiver stations on the radio resources. The transceiver stations are configured to exchange coordination messages concerning radio resources affected by intra-system interference. The radio resource scheduling... Agent: Telecom Italia S.p.a.

20120238262 - Systems and methods of transferring user information to different devices: A communications system according to certain embodiments includes a mobile device and a second type of communications system, such as a landline telephone system, that share usage information. The shared information can include call logs of in-coming and out-going calls, missed calls, text messages, address book information, GPS data, internet... Agent:

20120238264 - Method and apparatus to support seamless mobility across offload gateways: A method is described that involves performing the following at an offload network gateway: receiving a RELOCATION_REQUIRED message from an RNC; recognizing that the RELOCATION— REQUIRED message pertains to a roaming device having a live session with a network that the offload network gateway acts as a gateway to in... Agent: Stoke, Inc.

20120238266 - Enabling simultaneous use of home network and foreign network by a multihomed mobile node: The invention relates to a method performed by a home agent serving a mobile node in a home network upon attachment of a mobile node to the home network as well as to the home agent. The invention also relates to a method for enabling simultaneous use of a plurality... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120238265 - Global platform for managing subscriber identity modules: A method of operating a mobile wireless network comprising: receiving, by a provisioning server, a signal from a mobile wireless network specifying a location of a first mobile device having a first International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) and operating in the mobile wireless network under a first condition, the mobile... Agent: Jasper Wireless, Inc.

20120238267 - Multiple stage hybrid spectrum sensing methods and systems for cognitive radio: Systems and methods for detecting unused channels in a cognitive radio system are described. In one method, data is communicated on a particular channel for a secondary receiver. In addition, a set of channels is iteratively scanned by collecting samples for each channel and for each iteration of the scanning.... Agent: Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

20120238268 - Apparatus and methods of hand-in to a femto node: Methods and apparatuses are provided for causing active hand-in of a device from a macrocell base station to a femto node, which can be an inter-frequency hand-in. The femto node can broadcast a beacon over an operating frequency of the macrocell base station, and the macrocell base station, and/or one... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120238269 - Method of and a system for establishing presence of a mobile station in at least one dedicated service area of a mobile telecommunications system: A method of and a system for establishing presence of a mobile station in at least one dedicated service area of a mobile telecommunications system providing service to a plurality of geographically spread service areas. A mobile station is triggered to provide location information relating to the presence of the... Agent:

20120238270 - Apparatus and method for controlling access to dual stack architecture using attention (at) commands: An apparatus and method for controlling access to a dual stack architecture using attention (AT) commands including establishing a first subscription to a first network; establishing a second subscription to a second network; selecting a desired subscription from the first subscription and second subscription; and sending an attention (AT) command... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120238273 - Method and apparatus for reassigning frequency resource in a femto base station during handover: The present invention relates to an apparatus and method for arbitrating radio resources between femto base stations in which, when handover of a terminal takes place between femto base stations, the handover is carried out by reallocating radio resources of a serving femto base station assigned to the terminal to... Agent:

20120238271 - Method and system for facilitating handover for a mobile device: A method and apparatus for enabling handover of a mobile device in a network supporting a single unacknowledged control block on a control channel, where if channel conditions exceed a threshold, the method sends, from a mobile device, a request or message utilizing a control channel; and if channel conditions... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120238272 - Mobile telecommunication system with adaptive handoff mechanism and method of operation thereof: A method of operation of a mobile telecommunication system includes: measuring a measured target power and a measured server power; predicting a future target power and a future server power for a prediction tap number from when the measured target power and the measured server power are measured; computing an... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120238274 - Wireless communication apparatus and control method: A wireless communication apparatus including a wireless communication interface configured to receive radio waves, and a processor configured to measure radio-wave qualities of the radio waves from a plurality of base stations in a periodic measurement period, to divide one measurement period out of the periodic measurement period, and to... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120238275 - Method of providing real-time secure communication between end points in a network: A communication system including one or more end points, each end point interconnected to a wireless network. The communication system also includes a media network system, the network system contains a registration server for registering device IDs of the end points in the communication system, a database for storing device... Agent: Cellcrypt Limited

20120238276 - Pbx mobility system with multiple call legs: A private branch exchange (PBX) mobility system and associated method for re-using of call legs in an enterprise system. The enterprise system includes a session management platform (SMP) having a private branch exchange (PBX) mobility enabler, the PBX mobility enabler having third-party control communications to one or more PBXs over... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120238277 - Recovery techniques in mobile networks: A technique for protecting location information of a subscriber in a mobile network is disclosed. A User Mobility Server (UMS) receives a first query from a first call state control function (CSCF). The UMS transmits a call setup and a subscriber identity to a servicing-call state control function (S-CSCF). The... Agent:

20120238278 - Distributed power level selection method and system for cellular wireless networks under joint constraints: A distributed method and system are presented for determining the largest Signal-to-Interference-and-Noise Ratio (SINR) that can be achieved by a plurality of small wireless cells, such as femtocells or picocells, while satisfying a specified SINR value for multiple large cells, referred to as macrocells. The method also determines the minimum... Agent: Telcordia Technologies, Inc.

20120238279 - Transmission power coordination for small-coverage base stations: Coordinating transmission power for small-coverage base stations deployed in a wireless communication network may comprise, for example, receiving a plurality of measurement reports corresponding to two or more base stations, determining a coordinated coverage condition for the base stations, and setting a transmission power for at least one of the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120238282 - Combined base transceiver station and base station controller data call: A system, method, and computer readable medium for a data call setup comprises receiving an origination message by a radio call control (RCC) and by a main call control (MCC), receiving an assignment request message by the MCC and by the RCC, and receiving a traffic channel assignment message by... Agent:

20120238280 - Method and system for dynamic adjustment of power and frequencies in a femtocell network: Aspects of a method and system for dynamic adjustment of power, antenna direction and frequencies in a femtocell network are provided. In this regard, a communication system may comprise a plurality of femtocells, one or more base stations, and a femtocell management entity that coordinates operation of the plurality of... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120238281 - System, method, and computer-readable medium for processing call originations by a femtocell system: A system, method, and computer readable medium for processing a call setup in a network system are provided. A femtocell system receives a call origination from a user equipment located within a service area of the femtocell system and performs a service connection with the user equipment. The femtocell system... Agent:

20120238283 - Method and system for coordinated scheduling based on cell priority: The present invention discloses a method and system for coordinated scheduling based on cell priority, which is applied to the system using coordinated multiple point (CoMP) transmission technology. The method includes: performing priority sequencing on each coordinated cell according to the historical and/or current information of each coordinated cell and... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120238284 - Management of paging channel monitoring: Growing demand for high-rate wireless data services is increasing the power consumption requirements of mobile devices. In particular, some smart mobile devices or smart phones are configured to allow multiple software applications to run simultaneously. Some of the applications receive and/or pull data from servers in communication with the network.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120238286 - Alerts for drivers of wireless communication restrictions: An exemplary method provides for a wireless mobile unit an alert representing a warning that legally imposed restrictions on the use of wireless mobile units by drivers of moving vehicles in predetermined zones. The method includes determining by a communication system if a first mobile unit is being used for... Agent:

20120238288 - Apparatus and method for determining relative direction of a wireless peer device from another device: Systems, apparatuses, devices, and methods for wireless communications. An antenna in which nulls or directions of reduced performance can be selectively introduced is provided, and the performance of a communication link to a wireless communication device is monitored. By correlating the selectively reduced sensitivity of the antenna with reductions in... Agent: Aliphcom

20120238291 - Devices and systems for inductive transfer of electrical energy: Devices and systems are described for inductively charging a portable electronic device, such as a tracking device, and for communicatively coupling the portable electronic device to a computer monitoring station or other computing device.... Agent: Location Based Technologies Inc.

20120238290 - Dynamic reporting scheme for location based services: A dynamic position reporting and/or logging scheme is described herein. Position reporting and/or logging for a mobile device may be dynamically determined based on one or more reporting and/or logging constraints. The constraints may be based on time, distance, events, operating parameters, operating conditions, or some combination thereof. The constraints... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120238289 - Location-based pattern for scanning for wireless local area networks: A mobile device having a wireless local area network interface and one or more other wireless interfaces identifies a location of the mobile device via one or more of the other wireless interfaces, estimates a likelihood of finding a wireless local area network at the location, and scans for wireless... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120238287 - Method and system for selecting a wireless network: A method and system for selecting alternative wireless networks to establish a connection to, based on pattern information concerning determined relationships between the wireless user and the wireless network location. By monitoring location information and available wireless networks within range of a wireless user terminal, patterns of frequent and recurring... Agent: Wefi, Inc.

20120238285 - Wireless identifiers for proximity applications: A proximity matching system may use broadcast wireless identifiers transmitted by users' devices to match users with other nearby users. The identifiers may be collected by a plurality of agents, then the identifiers may be matched with pre-defined profiles to generate physically proximate users by a remote service. The group... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120238292 - Method and apparatus for inter network retrieval of user related data: Data related to a subscriber in a communications network is to be retrieved. A first Generic User Profile (GUP) server receives an incoming request for the subscriber related data from a data consumer in a first communication domain and determines that the data is located in a second communication domain.... Agent:

20120238294 - Method of providing location-based service in a communication system: A location-based service method may include providing a data related to an indicator; configuring the indicator to point out the data is related to a location of a provider of the data if the data is related to the location of a provider of the data; and transmitting the data... Agent:

20120238293 - System and method for location determination for mobile clients: A first position (104) of the mobile client is determined at least in part by utilizing first signals received from at least one first signal source. The first signal source operates in a first location determination system (114). A second position (106) of at least one second signal source (120)... Agent:

20120238295 - Method and apparatus for recommending content based on content provision models associated with spatial regions: An apparatus may include a content module configured to provide for recommendation of one or more content segments based at least in part on a recipient region. A registrar may be configured to provide for access to a plurality of content provision models configured to recommend the content segments, wherein... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120238296 - Radio apparatus transmitting or receiving a signal including predetermined information: An extracting unit detects movement from a first area to a second area, the first area and the second area defined as areas having different priorities. When the extracting unit detects the movement, this changes a communication process defined in the first area to the communication process defined in the... Agent: Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd.

20120238297 - Communication controller, communication control method and radio communication system: A communication controller includes a processor. The processor performs a process of estimating a moving route of a mobile station connected through a network and a process of determining a timing to start transmission of data to be transmitted between the network and the mobile station based on a prediction... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120238298 - Systems and methods for detecting positions: Systems and methods for detecting positions are provided. First, a reference point is recorded by a first mobile device. Then, a movement, an acceleration, and an orientation of the first mobile device are detected by at least one sensor. Then, after a predetermined time interval, a relative displacement between the... Agent: Acer Incorporated

20120238299 - Messaging system and service: A method of modifying a data message during transmission through a data communications network, the data communications network being arranged to deliver messages under control of a network operator and including a first store-and-forward network node. The first store-and-forward network node is arranged to store data messages and forward the... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120238300 - Unified addressing: An outgoing message composed on a mobile wireless communication device may be recognized as including a Short Messaging Service (SMS) destination address in an addressing field. The outgoing message may then be processed to create a SMS message payload. The SMS message payload may then be passed to a SMS... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120238301 - Systems and methods for networked radio systems and coordinated broadcasting: Systems and methods of creating a low power radio network which is networked to allow for a contiguous signal, which may be used to manage different devices, frequencies and content, are provided. Various antenna networks may be configured to focus on different areas using different communication spectrums, protocols, and the... Agent: Shipsin LLC

20120238302 - Interference control: Controlling interference towards a first access node from uplink transmissions made by a user device to a second access node, wherein said controlling is carried out on the basis of an indication of the pathloss between said first and second access nodes without using any measurement of pathloss between said... Agent:

20120238304 - Assisted location-based wireless spectrum allocation: Apparatus having corresponding computer-readable media comprise: a first transceiver, wherein the first transceiver includes a receiver configured to receive a first message from a first device, wherein the first message includes a location of the first device, and a transmitter configured to transmit a second message, wherein the second message... Agent:

20120238305 - Method for obtaining uplink transmit power control parameter, base station, and user equipment: The present invention provides a method for obtaining an uplink transmit power control parameter, where the method is applicable to a radio communication system using a CoMP transmission technology and includes: obtaining, by an base station, a downlink path loss of a serving cell serving for a UE and a... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120238303 - Radio communication system, base sation apparatus, terminal apparatus, and radio communication method: A radio communication system including a base station apparatus including a first memory to store a schedule for communication using each of a plurality of set values of a predetermined communication element in the physical layer, a first antenna to communicate with a terminal apparatus using a first set value... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120238307 - Method for scanning services with a multimode communication device: A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method for receiving on a control channel signaling software for scanning portions of a television spectrum, where the control channel operates in a portion of the television spectrum. The method further includes scanning for services operating... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp

20120238306 - System and method for combining radio frequency (rf) technologies: A communications system for allowing a host system such as a GNSS satellite receiver to obtain a data communications connection is provided, comprising: a processor board connecting a cellular module, a WiFi module, and a radio module; and a communications selection means for automatically determining which module is capable of... Agent: Prairie Precision Network Inc.

20120238308 - Method and an apparatus for enabling at least one mobile terminal to transfer and/or receive data through multiple frequency bands: c

20120238311 - Base station,mobile communication system and radio signal quality measurement method: A base station includes a received signal power measurement unit that calculates a radio signal power of a radio signal received from a mobile station which is connected by radio connection, a measurement period decision unit that decides a measurement period based on a first index representing a transmission rate... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120238309 - Method and apparatus for optimizing spectrum utilization by a cognitive radio network: A technique for a secondary communication system to utilize spectrum designated to another (or primary) communication system is provided. By ranking a plurality of secondary base stations based on base station transmit power, calculated required transmit power and path loss, a set of criteria is developed for selecting a highest... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.

20120238313 - Method and apparatus for setting channel power offset, and base station: Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and an apparatus for setting a channel power offset. A load of a cell is obtained and compared with a preset threshold value. A channel power offset value of a user equipment in the cell is set according to a comparison result.... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120238310 - Method and device for resource configuration: The embodiments of the present invention disclose a method and a device for resource configuration. The method includes: determining an extra resource block existing in a wireless resource, where the extra resource block is a resource that cannot be identified by a long term evolution system; configuring transmission power of... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120238312 - Method, control apparatus and communication system for dynamically adjusting transmit power: A method for dynamically adjusting transmit power is disclosed, including: acquiring strength of a signal received by a receiver of a first system; determining whether the acquired strength is less than a sensitivity of the receiver corresponding to strength of a signal currently transmitted by a transmitter, based on correspondence... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd

20120238314 - Method, device and system for establishing neighboring base station connections: A method, a device and a system for establishing neighboring base station connections are provided according to the present invention. In the method, access information of a base station on a bearer network is obtained dynamically, neighborhood information of the base station is obtained according to the access information, and... Agent:

20120238315 - Systems and methods for performing handover cancellation: Systems and methods for performing handover cancellation in a wireless communication system are provided. According to an aspect of the invention, a mobile station requests bandwidth from a serving base station for the mobile station to send a handover cancellation request message to the serving base station. The mobile station... Agent: ClearwireIPHoldings LLC

20120238317 - Metal cover for a radio communication device: Exemplary embodiments are disclosed of metal covers for radio communication devices. In an exemplary embodiment, a metal cover for a radio communication device generally includes a front side part and first and second back side parts. The first back side part is connected to the front side part through one... Agent:

20120238316 - Mobile phone and communication system switching method: A mobile phone includes two different communication systems and a current table storing relationship between signal transmission power and current in relation to the two different communication systems. The mobile phone obtains two received signal strength indications (RSSI) in relation to the two different communication systems if the mobile phone... Agent: Ambit Microsystems (shanghai) Ltd.

20120238318 - Scheduling data transmissions in a wireless communications network: A method of scheduling transmission of data in a wireless communication network comprising: establishing a data channel for transmitting user data from a user equipment to a network entity, establishing a signalling channel for transmitting signalling data from a user equipment to a network entity, transmitting over said signalling channel... Agent: Sisvel International S.a.

20120238320 - Proximity sensor and portable terminal: A proximity sensor that includes a light emitting section that emits light; a light receiving section that detects the light emitted from the light emitting section reflected from an object; a window member that covers the light emitting section and the light receiving section; a first columnar portion disposed to... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Japan, Inc.

20120238319 - System and method for combined alarm detection and emergency signaling: A system and method are provided for detecting emergency conditions and alerting a user while providing emergency lighting, using a combined alarm system. The system is connected to an external electrical power source to provide electrical power to the system, electrically charge an electrical energy storage, and provide ongoing detection... Agent:

20120238321 - System and method for initiating a call using a phone hard-button and a screen dialer of a personal digital assistant: A system and method is described for managing phone calls initiated from a phone device of a personal digital assistant. In one example, a system for managing a phone call is described. The system comprises, among other things, a personal digital assistant. The personal digital assistant includes the following: a... Agent: Access Co., Ltd.

20120238322 - Ic card: According to one embodiment, an IC card, which interprets and executes a command instruction from an external device, and returns the execution result as a response, includes a command generation unit configured to generate a request command which requests the external device to execute a specific operation in response to... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120238323 - Method of and apparatus for interfacing and connecting a wireless device and a wireless network using a subscriber identity module having plural imsi associates with different network operators: A wireless device includes a single SIM, plus an application module adapted to enable the device to operate as though it included two or more different SIMs. The module, referred to as a ‘proprietary applications module’ (PAM) is connected to, or built into, a wireless device (WD). The PAM is... Agent: Shoo 533 Limited

20120238324 - Local area cellular basestation: This invention relates to a cellular basestation, and in particular to a basestation for a cellular communications network, that can conveniently be used to provide a cellular service, for example within a home or office.... Agent: Ubiquisys Limited

20120238326 - Electronic apparatus: An electronic apparatus includes a housing, a circuit board housed in the housing and an antenna including a proximal end portion connected to the circuit board and extending beyond an edge of the circuit board. The housing includes a recess depressed in a direction away from the edge of the... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120238329 - Input processing method of mobile terminal and device for performing the same: An input processing method of a mobile terminal and a device performing the same are disclosed. Information on a user facility performed by a touch event generated at an area of the mobile terminal is compared with voice sensing data collected through a microphone to perform a specific user facility.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120238328 - Method for displaying message list on the terminal and terminal: A method for displaying a message list on a terminal and a terminal are provided according to the embodiments of the present disclosure. The method includes: obtaining, by a terminal, a trigger to display a message list; calculating the height occupied by a message in the message list on the... Agent: Huawei Device Co.,ltd.

20120238325 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling mobile terminal: A mobile terminal and controlling method of a mobile terminal are provided. The present invention may include executing a content if an command for executing the content is received, detecting whether an operation of the content is ended in an uncompleted status, creating an object to which a function of... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120238327 - System and method for conserving battery power in a mobile station: In one embodiment, a mobile station including a chassis having a display, a power reducer, a proximity sensor, and a microprocessor. The power reducer controls power consumption of the display. The proximity sensor is coupled to the chassis and causes the power consumption to be reduced when the display is... Agent: Agere Systems Inc.

20120238330 - Apparatus that connects wirelessly to a cell phone via bluetooth technology and provides additional ringing sound and visual alert upon an incoming call: An auxiliary sound/light indicating device includes a housing, in which a control circuit composed of a microcontroller, an MP3 player, a light-emitting element, and a Bluetooth module is provided. The auxiliary sound/light indicating device is wirelessly connected to a mobile communication apparatus via Bluetooth connection. The microcontroller controls the emission... Agent:

20120238331 - Systems and techniques for reducing power consumption in a mobile computing device: Various embodiments are directed to systems and techniques for reducing power consumption in a mobile computing device. In one or more embodiments, a mobile computing device may be arranged to determine a user environment based on detected antenna impedance or detected current. After the user environment is determined, the mobile... Agent:

20120238334 - Electronic apparatus: An electronic apparatus includes a first housing, a second housing and a coupling portion movably coupling the first housing and the second housing to each other. The first housing includes a guide groove formed in a surface of the first housing facing the second housing that restricts a direction of... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120238333 - Electronic device: There is provided an electronic device which includes a first and second casings, a second casing including a recess disposed on a surface, opposite to the first casing, of the second casing, and a joint for connecting the first casing to the second casing so that the first casing and... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120238332 - Slide cover linking mechanism with both push aid effect and end buffering effect: A slide cover linking mechanism with both push aid effect and end buffering effect includes: a seat body having a receiving space and at least one first slide guide section, at least one second slide guide section with a middle turning section being disposed in the receiving space; a slide... Agent: First Dome Corporation

09/13/2012 > 137 patent applications in 66 patent subcategories. class, title,number

20120231724 - Filtering circuit with jammer generator: A filtering circuit with a jammer generator cancels a jammer in wireless signals with little degradation of the signal-to-noise ratio (SNR). The filtering circuit may include a jammer generator which acquires information of period and phase of a sinusoidal jammer signal in a composite input sinusoidal signal, which includes the... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120231726 - Apparatus and method for facilitating a purchase using information provided on a media playing device: Disclosed are apparatus and method for facilitating a purchase in conjunction with media content information. The apparatus includes a receiver configured to receive a transmission of media content, information regarding the content, and information for facilitating a purchase of at least one of a copy of the content, a good,... Agent:

20120231727 - Disaster information provision system and disaster information provision method: An association unit associates earthquake disaster information that a governmental agency, a municipality, or the like publishes with base station data including position information of base stations. A base station priority calculation unit, based on an association result by the association unit and the estimated number of users that are... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120231725 - Information processing apparatus and method, information processing system, and transmission medium: When a user gets interested in some music he/she listens to somewhere, for example, in a coffee shop, the user records that music in a memory provided in a portable terminal. A processor reads the information recorded in the memory and performs a predetermined process on it. The resultant information... Agent:

20120231728 - Payload for a multi-beam satellite: A payload includes one or more antennas for receiving polarized radiofrequency signals; a device for regenerating radiofrequency signals by filtering, frequency transposition, and amplification; and antennas for transmitting the regenerated radiofrequency signals to one or more terrestrial terminals. The radiofrequency signal regeneration device includes a plurality of regeneration channels, each... Agent:

20120231729 - Sps receiver with adjustable linearity: A satellite positioning system (SPS) receiver that can provide good performance with low power consumption is described. The SPS receiver may be operated in one of multiple modes, which may be associated with different bias current settings for the SPS receiver. One of the modes may be selected based on... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120231730 - Mobile terminal and method of write protection for memory card in the mobile terminal: A mobile terminal and method to write protect a memory card in the mobile terminal. The mobile terminal comprises a body, a battery and a battery cover. The battery cover has a short-circuit connecting member. A memory card socket accommodates a pluggable memory card. A writing control unit has input... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab

20120231735 - Communication system, communication method, and data processing apparatus: A communication system and communication method enable various types of near field communication. NFC communication apparatuses have two features in that each can perform communication in two communication modes and that each can perform data transmission at a plurality of transfer rates. The two communication modes consist of a passive... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120231732 - Hearing device and methods of operating a hearing device: c

20120231736 - Method of protecting the execution of an nfc application loaded in a secure element forming an integral part of a mobile terminal: The invention relates to a method for securing the execution of an onboard NFC application in a secure element which does not include a native OTA application. The secure element interacts with a mobile terminal including a removable card. According to the invention, the method includes recording an identifier of... Agent: Gemalto Sa

20120231734 - Near field rf communicators and near field rf communications enabled devices: A near field communications (NFC) enabled device configured to adaptively switch between a power saving sense mode and a communication mode is provided. The NFC enabled device includes a sense signal controller configured to cause an initiating coupler to generate a sense signal, and a sensor unit configured to determine... Agent: Innovision Research & Technology PLC

20120231733 - Radio frequency access control system and method: An access control system includes a transmitter initiator that has a magnetic flux antenna constructed and arranged to direct magnetic energy in an angular direction, a plurality of RF tone detectors, a microcontroller, and a plurality of RF burst generators. The system includes at least one receiver responder that has... Agent: Near Field Magnetics, Inc.

20120231731 - System for wireless power transmission and reception: A wireless power transmitter and receiver, and related methods are provided. In one embodiment, a wireless power receiver may include: a receiving unit configured to receive wireless power from a source resonator; a detecting unit configured to detect a current value, a voltage value, or both of the wireless power;... Agent:

20120231739 - Cooperative communications in cellular networks: A method is provided for communications in a cellular network (1) comprising a plurality of mobile stations (MS1 to MS3) adapted for performing wireless communications with at least one base station (BS1, BS2) using a first transmission technology, the method comprising: forming a cooperating cluster (C) comprising two or more... Agent:

20120231737 - Energy distribution among antennas in an antenna system: A method (300, 400) for communicating RF signals from a mobile station (100). The method can include detecting whether the mobile station or a first antenna (105) of the mobile station is proximate to an object. Responsive to detecting that the mobile station or the antenna is proximate to the... Agent: Motorola, Inc.

20120231738 - Enhancing vehicle infotainment systems by adding remote sensors from a portable device: A vehicle display device is provided with a communications interface, which couples the vehicle display device to portable input devices inside the vehicle. The portable input devices are thus provided with the ability to control the display device and what is displayed thereon. The communications interface also enables the portable... Agent: Continental Automotive Systems, Inc.

20120231740 - Pairing an accessory with a host device using accessory output device: A method for pairing an accessory with a host device includes placing an output device of the accessory into a randomly selected state N-times. The information about the current state of the accessory is provided to a host device after each state selection for N number of times. Thereafter, the... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120231741 - Apparatus and method for providing uplink interference coordination in a radio communication system: An apparatus and a method provide for uplink interference coordination in a radio communication system, such as a cellular communication system. Measurements are made at mobile stations associated with uplink-channel interference conditions. Reports are made to the network when a mobile station experiences interference conditions beyond a measurement threshold. If... Agent:

20120231742 - Score-based interference coordination in wireless communication systems: An interference coordination method for a radio communication system includes a plurality of user equipment configured to communicate on radio resources with transceiver stations exchanging between transceiver stations one or more coordination messages concerning interference on an interfered radio resource, and determining a score of a potential allocation of the... Agent:

20120231743 - Mobile communication device and method of operating a mobile communication device: The invention relates to a mobile communications device (10), particularly mobile terminal of a cellular communications network, comprising a data transmission interface (14) capable of wireless data transmission, wherein said communications device (10) is configured to output directional information indicating in which spatial direction to move the communications device (10)... Agent:

20120231744 - Simultaneous downlink sensitivity testing for multiple modulation schemes in a wireless test system: A test station may include a test host, a tester, and a test chamber. Multiple devices under test (DUTs) may be placed in the test chamber during device characterization operations. Radio-frequency signals may be conveyed from the tester to the multiple DUTs using a radiated arrangement through an antenna in... Agent:

20120231745 - Simultaneous sensitivity testing for multiple devices in radio-frequency test systems: A test station may include a test host, a signal generator, and a test chamber. Multiple devices under test (DUTs) may be placed in the test chamber during device characterization operations. Radio-frequency signals may be conveyed from the signal generator to the multiple DUTs using a radiated arrangement through an... Agent:

20120231746 - Radio base station and communication control method: A first radio base station (1A) measures the power of an interference, which is caused by a radio signal transmitted over a second uplink from a radio terminal (2B) to a second radio base station (1B), for one resource block or each of a plurality of resource blocks allocated to... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120231747 - Controlling power saving mode in radio: The disclosure relates to controlling the operational mode of a radio in a wireless device, with an aim to reducing power consumption. A method of controlling the operational mode of a radio in a wireless device, includes executing at least one application, that provides access information for use by radio... Agent:

20120231749 - Fast adaptive power control for a variable multirate communications system: A system and a method of controlling transmitter power in a wireless communication system in which user data is processed as a multirate signal in which the user data signal having a first rate is converted into a transmission data signal having a faster second rate for transmission. The transmission... Agent: Interdigital Technology Corporation

20120231748 - Method and system for implementing power detection: The present invention discloses a method and system for implementing power detection, wherein said method includes: extracting basic information of a destination base station from a detection request, obtaining configuration information of said destination base station from a database according to the basic information, and searching available signal transmission links... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120231750 - Tunable loop antennas: Electronic devices are provided that contain wireless communications circuitry. The wireless communications circuitry may include radio-frequency transceiver circuitry and antenna structures. A parallel-fed loop antenna may be formed from portions of a conductive bezel and a ground plane. The antenna may operate in multiple communications bands. The bezel may surround... Agent:

20120231751 - Radio communication terminal: A mobile communication terminal (100) has a switch (140A) that switches to either a path (T2) that supplies a transmission signal from a modulator-demodulator circuit (200) to a transmitting and receiving antenna (101) via a transmission filter (110A) and via a notch filter (120A) or a path (T1) that supplies... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc

20120231752 - Method and system for a configurable front end: Methods and systems for a configurable front end are disclosed. Aspects of one method may include a transceiver on a single chip that may comprise a power amplifier (PA) and a low noise amplifier (LNA). The PA may amplify signals to be transmitted over a range of output transmit power.... Agent:

20120231753 - Wide-band multi stage doherty power amplifier: A multi-stage Doherty power amplifier (“PA”) circuit which achieves superior efficiency over broadband range of frequencies is disclosed. Conventional multi-stage amplifiers may offer potential for efficiency enhancement but may suffer from cost penalties and severe bandwidth limitation in practice. Embodiments may employ a driver in the peaking arm which is... Agent:

20120231754 - Multi-directional wireless communication for a control module: An electronic control module assembly includes a plurality of antenna elements and a printed circuit board (PCB). Each antenna element communicates a radio frequency (RF) signal. The PCB has a plurality of radio frequency (RF) energy transfer circuits and a baseband RF device. The plurality of RF energy transfer circuits... Agent: Gm Global Technology Operations LLC

20120231755 - Radio transmission apparatus and radio transmission method: Data streams stored in buffers are modulated by modulation sections. Multipliers multiply the signals output from the modulation sections by weights output from a weight control section. The signals output from the multipliers are added up by addition sections, subjected to radio transmission processing by transmission radio sections and sent... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120231756 - Receiving apparatus: A receiving apparatus includes a variable gain unit to change between a first gain and a smaller second gain, and to amplify a received signal to obtain an amplified signal; a comparator to compare a power of the amplified signal with a reference value; and a controller to set a... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120231758 - Alarm system providing wireless voice communication: An alarm system includes one or more audio stations, and an audio station network interface. The audio stations communicate wirelessly with the audio station network interface. The audio station network interface communicates with a monitoring center over a cellular network, to allow audio monitoring of the premises at the audio... Agent:

20120231757 - Emergency notification system for a portable device: Systems and methods for providing alerts to end users of networked enabled portable devices are provided so that the end users are made aware when broadcast emergency alerts are issued. In various embodiments, a portable device is enabled to receive information about an emergency alert broadcast of which the user... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120231760 - Evolved packet system and method for processing emergency call attachment thereof: The disclosure discloses an evolved packet system and a method for processing an emergency call attachment thereof, wherein the method comprises: a NodeB selects one PLMN from those Public Land Mobile-communication Networks (PLMN) supporting emergency calls according to an emergency call request message received from a UE which is in... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120231759 - Redirection method, redirection device, and communication system: A redirection method, a redirection device, and a communication system in the field of communication technology are provided. The redirection method includes the following steps: A femto access point (FAP) receives a message, in which the message contains information of a service required by a terminal. After the FAP determines... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

20120231761 - Method and arrangement for providing user related traffic statistics: A method in a communication network for providing user traffic statistics on user traffic generated in the communication network is provided, wherein statistics involving a subscribing user being registered to one or more clients one or more other clients is considered. User traffic data being received from a traffic intercepting... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120231762 - System for schools managing sms credits using mobile reverse charge technology: A method of billing or charging a receiver for a mobile communication being message, that allows the receiver to receive messages as part of a service, the receiver being billed directly by the telecommunications carrier who then in turn aggregates a revenue share based on messages sent to receivers, who... Agent:

20120231764 - Method and apparatus for validating integrity of a mobile communication device: A method for validating integrity of a mobile communication device includes installing an integrity verification application on the mobile communication device. The method also includes establishing a first pass indicator and a second pass indicator including receiving a first instance of the first pass indicator. The method also includes receiving... Agent: Viasat, Inc.

20120231763 - Method and system for antivirus on a mobile device by sim card: The invention has advantages that content, stored on a SIM card capable of being transferred with the card avoids the compatibility trouble on content transfer between terminals, and due to control on SIM card by a telecommunication operator, content in a file can be deleted and updated and business can... Agent: Beijing Netqin Technology Co., Ltd.

20120231767 - Anonymous communication method: An anonymous communication establishing device establishes a communication session between a first communication terminal and a second communication terminal if the anonymity level of a calling party terminal, designated in a communication connection request received from the first communication terminal, is allowable for a communication from the first communication terminal... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120231765 - Femtocell monitoring system and monitoring method employing the same: A femtocell in electronic communication with different user equipments includes a setting unit, a subscriber identity module (SIM), a signal processing unit and a monitoring unit. The setting unit sets and establishes a monitoring area to monitor all items of user equipment. The SIM stores a whitelist which includes a... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20120231766 - Wirelessly accessing broadband services using intelligent covers: The present disclosure is directed to a system and method for wirelessly accessing broadband services using intelligent covers. In some implementations, a cover for a consumer device includes side surfaces, a rear surface, a physical interface, a circuit, and a broadband service card. The side surfaces and a rear surface... Agent: Devicefidelity, Inc., A Texas Corporation

20120231773 - Cuboid-based systems and methods for safe mobile texting.: Systems are disclosed for enabling, disabling or restoring cellPhone operations when these cellPhones are in certain zones. A zone is comprised of cuboids (boxes). Entering or exiting such a zone can disable, enable or restore certain cellPhone operations. A first Global Position Satellite-based system determines if a cellPhone is entering... Agent:

20120231770 - Delivery and management of status notifications for group messaging: Systems and methods are provided for managing and delivering status notifications relating to multicast messages transmitted from a sending communication device to multiple recipient communication devices. Each communication device is provided with a status agent for detecting transmission of messages to a recipient device and receipt of messages from a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120231771 - Method and apparatus for authorizing a payment via a remote device: A method of and system for authorizing a transaction remotely is disclosed. A customer uses a computer to browse for a product displayed on the interne. The customer may enter a unique number into the computer. The unique number is authorized and an authorization code is sent to the customer's... Agent: Ebay, Inc.

20120231772 - Method and apparatus for updating live data on mobile devices: A mobile device updating method and system for live data.... Agent:

20120231768 - Method and system to play background music along with voice on a cdma network: A method and system for compressing an audio signal. The method includes receiving a segment of an audio signal and selectively disabling noise suppression for the received segment. The segment is filtered in a noise-suppression module if noise suppression is not disabled. The method also includes calculating an autocorrelation coefficient... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20120231769 - User application initiated telephony: Systems and methods for initiating telephony calls are presented. In one example, a user selection of a desired application item is received at a computing device and a dial number associated with the desired application item is transmitted from the computing device to a wireless headset. The dial number is... Agent: Plantronics, Inc.

20120231774 - Flexible font: A method of forming a personalised message on a mobile device having a display screen for display as an image on a destination mobile device having a display screen and output means to render an image, the message including font features comprising at least one of: a) a plurality of... Agent:

20120231775 - Mobile terminal and method for updating information of contacts: A mobile terminal and a method for updating information of contacts is provided, and the mobile terminal includes: an edition module, configured to provide a contact update interface containing a selection control and an edition control, wherein the selection control is used for generating a selection instruction according to an... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120231776 - Communicating a broadcast message to change data rates of mobile stations: A wireless communications network includes a base station to communicate with plural mobile stations over a wireless link. A broadcast message is sent to the plural mobile stations, with the broadcast message containing an indication for indicating to the plural mobile stations that the mobile stations are to change data... Agent: Ericsson Ab

20120231778 - Microphone proximity detection: A mobile communications device contains at least two microphones. One microphone is located away from the handset receiver and serves to pick up voice of a near end user of the device for transmission to the other party during a call. Another microphone is located near the handset receiver and... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120231777 - Registration notification for mobile device management: System(s) and method(s) are provided for notification of registration of a mobile device with femto coverage for firmware content management. An attachment component that administers location of mobile devices or a femto access point (AP) conveys a notification to a network platform that manages firmware content updates when a mobile... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120231779 - Wireless communication device management: A method and system that limits the use of a communication device present in an area controlled by an intelligent controller. The intelligent controller detects any present communication devices in the area and conducts an inventory providing information about each detected device. The intelligent controller compares that information to a... Agent:

20120231780 - Method for cellular telephone adaptation and mobile communication system: A method for adapting a mobile communications device equipped with a Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) card reader includes inserting an additional integrated circuit in the mobile communications device on a substrate having a contact interface connectable to the mobile communications device. A request for additional software is transmitted from the... Agent:

20120231781 - Method and apparatus for identifying network affilications of churned subsbribers: In one aspect, the teachings herein provide a method and apparatus for identifying the new network affiliation of a churned subscriber that has moved from an old network operator to a new network operator. Knowing the new network affiliation of a former subscriber provides a number of significant advantages to... Agent:

20120231782 - Methods and devices for inter frequency measurements: A User Equipment (UE) and a mobile communications network node perform or handle inter frequency measurements. The technology prevents overloading the UE with frequency measurement processing by allowing different requirements for measurements, i.e., measurement performance requirements on different frequencies, i.e., cells. When ordering the UE to perform inter frequency measurements,... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson

20120231783 - Portable telephone and communication mode setting method: To realize a portable telephone which can always receive the user information via a MBMS service. The portable telephone includes: an antenna for transmitting/receiving radio waves to and from a network; a wireless section for modulating/demodulating radio waves transmitted/received by the antenna; and a control section which has a function... Agent:

20120231785 - Core services platform for wireless voice, data and messaging network services: A system for managing wireless devices in a wireless network comprising: a processor; and a memory coupled with the processor, wherein the memory is configured to provide the processor with instructions which when executed cause the processor to: receive a diagnostic request to analyze a problem associated with a wireless... Agent: Jasper Wireless, Inc.

20120231784 - Dynamic sar emission control to minimize rf exposure: A network node determines one or more parameters related to a Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) target, where SAR is a measure of a maximum energy or power absorbed by a unit of mass of tissue exposed to radio frequency (RF) electromagnetic field (EMF) radiation generated as a result of radio... Agent:

20120231786 - System and method for quantifying anchor placement impact placement on location accuracy: A computer implemented method for determining geometric impact of anchor placement on localization accuracy and the subset of anchors which mitigates the impact of measurement-induced noise.... Agent: Telcordia Technologies, Inc.

20120231787 - Voice bridging gateway for tactical communications: A method of bridging radio communication networks having incompatible transmission protocols. Network radios each configured for the protocol of an associated network are provided. An audio terminal of each radio outputs analog audio signals that the radio detects over its network, and a microphone terminal of the radio inputs analog... Agent:

20120231788 - Antenna apparatus and antenna selection method: The invention relates to a mobile telecommunication device (100) for establishing a telecommunication connection in the radio frequency range with a base station (102; 104; 1100), the mobile telecommunication device comprising; at least a first (106) and a second antenna (108), an electromagnetic shield (110) located between the first and... Agent:

20120231789 - Method and system for sim card reregistration control in a mobile communications network: A method for registering a mobile terminal on a mobile telecommunications network includes leaving an operating range of a primary mobile telecommunications network. Data is received from other mobile telecommunications networks. A list of available mobile telecommunications network is determined. It is determined whether a mobile virtual network operator managed... Agent:

20120231790 - Cell search procedure for heterogeneous networks: In a heterogeneous network, low power cells are detected by correlating a first and second signal originating from an unknown cell, such as synchronization signals, e.g., SSS received in a first and second time period (e.g., subframes 0 and 5 of a frame with corresponding sets of possible SSS signals.... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120231791 - Network listening method of a mobile phone: A network listening method of a mobile phone is provided. The mobile phone includes a code division multiple access (CDMA) chip and two user identity module (UIM) cards. The network listening method executes a first network listening method to listen to a communication network, if a listening frequency of the... Agent: Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20120231793 - Method for canceling call initiation in radio access technology change: A method for canceling a cell initiation in radio access technology, hereafter called RAT, change for a mobile device is disclosed. The method comprises initiating a call in a first RAT, receiving a command redirecting the mobile device to a second RAT, moving from the first RAT to the second... Agent:

20120231792 - Method for handing over a user equipment connected to a base station from the base station to a femto access point: A method is described for handing over a user equipment connected to a base station from the base station to a femto access point. The method includes initializing a handover from the base station to the femto access point, sending parameters indicating the femto access point from the user equipment... Agent:

20120231794 - Method for measuring home cell in mobile communication system: Disclosed is method for measuring a home cell in a mobile telecommunications system, comprising acquiring, at a network, position data indicative of the position of a first user equipment, determining whether the first user equipment is close to the home cell by using the acquired position data, sending a cell... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120231796 - Methods for intra base station handover optimizations: The method and apparatus as described are directed toward techniques and mechanisms to improve efficiency in wireless communication networks through optimization of handover scenarios. Determining whether an intra-base station or inter-node-B handover is to be performed, and determining the protocol layers to reset during the handover based at least in... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120231795 - Terminating notification message for terminals in a target network area: Embodiments herein include a method of notifying terminals located in a target network area. The method is executed by a call control node. The call control node is associated with a serving network area, wherein the serving network area at least partially comprises the target network area. In order to... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120231797 - Method and apparatus: A system includes first and second base stations; and a plurality of relay nodes, each of said relay nodes connected to the first base station, each of said relay nodes being connected to at least one other relay node, whereby at least one relay node is configured to at least... Agent:

20120231798 - Mobile terminal and cell reselection method of mobile terminal: The present invention provides a cell reselection method of a mobile terminal. The method comprises the following steps: setting a reselection parameter of a mobile terminal from a GSM cell to a WCDMA cell; judging whether to initiate a reselection toward the WCDMA cell based on the comparison between a... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120231801 - Communication system, base station, relay station, mobile station, and communication method: In a communication system a base station maps paging information the destinations of which are a plurality of mobile stations to a specific frame of frames and transmits the specific frame to a relay station. The relay station for relaying communication between the base station and the plurality of mobile... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120231799 - Telephone system and method: A telephone system and method for reducing the costs for out of area calls made on a cell phone. The system includes a cell phone, a local telephone number, a land line and an access code and a timer. The system records the telephone number of the cell phone that... Agent:

20120231800 - Updating routing patterns in an enterprise network: The present disclosure is directed to updating routing patterns in an enterprise network. In some implementations, a method for routing sessions includes identifying information associated with call sessions in an enterprise network. The information includes costs to an enterprise for using carrier services during the call sessions. Routing patterns for... Agent:

20120231803 - Methods and apparatuses for transmitting and receiving position reference signals: A method and apparatus for generating and use of a position location reference signal that allows a receiver to receive position location signals from relatively weak signal generators when in the presence of a strong signal source. The position location reference signals from multiple sources can be synchronized to occur... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120231802 - Multiple subscription resource access control: A particular method includes receiving multiple requests to access a signal processing resource of a device that supports multiple subscriptions during a first time period. During the first time period, a first subscription is granted access to the signal processing resource, and a second subscription is denied access to the... Agent: Qualcomm, Incorporated

20120231805 - Method and apparatus for sharing cell-id between sites and determining cell-id for site in cooperative communication: A method and an apparatus for sharing a cell-ID between sites and determining a cell-ID of a site in cooperative communication includes: obtaining a synchronization sequence set, where the synchronization sequence set is used to determine a cell-ID (Cell-ID); and allocating synchronization sequences in the same synchronization sequence set to... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120231804 - System and method for sequencing radio items for a multi downlink multi carrier receiver: A system and method are provided for sequencing radio events in a mobile device with a multi downlink multi carrier receiver. In the mobile device, there is a processor in communication with a timing control unit (TCU), whereby the TCU is in communication with two or more radios. The processor... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120231806 - Systems and methods of backhaul optimization: Various embodiments provide for systems and methods of backhaul optimization. An exemplary system comprises a plurality of low power cells and a connector node. The connector node may be in communication with the plurality of low power cells. The connector node may be configured to receive demands from each of... Agent:

20120231810 - Decentralized data-telecommunication network with element identification by their location, dial-up channel and device for such network: The invention concerns information-telecommunication systems. The mobile network consists of personal broadcasting mobile devices with self-assigned identifiers defining the location of the device at a given time. Commutation in a mobile network occurs by connection of two and more mobile devices located with overlapping of broadcasting coverage areas in a... Agent:

20120231807 - Frequency and timing control for femtocell: Techniques are provided for frequency and/or timing synchronization of a small base station with a network. In one example, small base station may be configured to detect a macro signal of a macro base station, and set a frequency reference based at least in part on the macro signal, in... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120231811 - 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:

20120231812 - Method of canceling location information request: A method of canceling a location information request including receiving a request from a location service client for location information of a target terminal; performing location tracking of the target terminal; and sending a message to the location service client when a privacy profile state has changed. Further, the message... Agent:

20120231809 - Methods and apparatus for positioning measurement in multi-antenna transmission systems: This document discloses solutions for using a mix of reference signal types in a wireless communications network, e.g., a first type and a second type, in making positioning-related measurements. In one example, a UE uses a “mix” of CRS and PRS. As an example case, a UE receives PRS and,... Agent:

20120231808 - Providing wireless transmitter almanac information to mobile station based on expected contribution to future navigation operation: Examples disclosed herein may relate to transmitting almanac information associated with a subset of wireless transmitters to a mobile station. The subset of wireless transmitters may be determined, at least in part, by determining expected contributions of one or more wireless transmitters to a future navigation operation for the mobile... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120231813 - Radio communication system, radio terminal, radio base station, and information collection method: Disclosed is a radio communication system provided with an information collection apparatus (300) for collecting: location information which indicates the location of a radio terminal (100a); downlink radio quality information which indicates a measurement result for the radio quality of the downlink between the radio terminal (100a) and a radio... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120231816 - Location based computerized system and method thereof: The invention includes a computerized method for providing a location based service, the method comprising reporting a location of at least one user client device to a location based service program, querying a database of location based applications of the location based service program to identify one or more location... Agent:

20120231819 - Method and system to automatically identify unknown identities: The present invention relates to methods, nodes, arrangements and articles of manufacture to automatically identify unknown identities of a target. The method comprises the following steps: positioning indicators indicating presence of a known identity of the target in at least one location are periodically collected; at least one mobile network... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120231815 - Method for providing location-specific data services: A method for providing location-specific data services to vehicles that carry onboard units for short-range communication with tolling stations at known locations in a road-tolling system and mobile terminals for data reception in a mobile communication network. The method includes: storing a list of service IDs, a mapping between a... Agent: Kapsch Trafficcom Ag

20120231817 - Method, apparatus, and computer program product for providing access to a media item based at least in part on a route: An apparatus for providing access to a media item based at least in part on a route may include a processor. The processor may be configured to receive a start location of a mobile device. The processor may be further configured to receive a route. In this regard, the route... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120231814 - Real-time analysis involving real estate listings: In general terms, embodiments of the present invention relate to apparatuses, methods, and computer program products for presenting information associated with a real estate listing in an augmented reality environment. For example, in some embodiments, a method is provided that includes (a) receiving positioning information from a mobile device; (b)... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation

20120231818 - Server apparatus, information providing program, recording medium recording information providing program, information providing method, portable terminal device, terminal processing program, recording medium recording terminal processing program, and inf: Provided are a server apparatus, an information providing program, an information providing method, and an information providing system, capable of effectively acquiring information regarding facilities, etc., which are located in an approximate direction from the current position of a user, even in the case that a destination is not determined.... Agent: Rakuten, Inc.

20120231820 - Effective system information reception method: Disclosed is the method for informing, by a wireless communication system, to a terminal about information required for reception when the terminal is connected to the wireless communication system, in which a base station updates system information according to a preset period, and the terminal efficiently receives or checks any... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120231822 - Method and system for messaging across cellular networks and a public data network: A computer program product for instant message communication in a wireless and non-wireless environment. A message is sent from a mobile unit device over a wireless communication network. The message includes a destination address, information associated with the mobile unit device's user, message content and message address. If, according to... Agent: Aol Inc.

20120231823 - Method for managing message suitable for mobile apparatus and host: A method for controlling the mobile apparatus is provided by the present invention. First, a data transmission link with a host group is built. When the mobile apparatus receives a coming message from a communication end, a notification message is sent to the host group through the data transmission link,... Agent: I/o Interconnect, Ltd.

20120231821 - Vehicle telematics communication for providing hands-free wireless communication: A system and method for providing a vehicle occupant with hands-free usage of text messaging services over a mobile phone via a vehicle telematics unit. The method enables a vehicle occupant to send and receive communication messages such as text messages in a hands-free manner. For sending text messages, a... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120231824 - Load balancing in a cellular telecommunication network: A method and apparatus for controlling a Network Load Balancing (NLB) algorithm that balances a traffic load between multiple downlink (DL) sectors in a cellular telecommunication network. A Connection Integrity Preservation (CIP) algorithm, which runs on top of the NLB algorithm in the Radio Network Controller/Base Station Controller (RNC/BSC), minimizes... Agent:

20120231828 - Desynchronized network access in m2m networks: Systems, methods, and instrumentalities are disclosed to desynchronize transmissions in group-based operations. A group user equipment (UE), e.g., a UE that is a member of a group of UEs, may be in an inactive mode. The group UE may receive a multicast message indicating that the group UE may enter... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

20120231827 - Redirecting a wireless communication device to a different frequency: A wireless communication device (WCD) may be able to acquire wireless service from preferred wireless coverage areas that are managed by the WCD's service provider. In some cases, the WCD may instead use wireless service from non-preferred wireless coverage areas of the service provider's roaming partners. In order to save... Agent: Sprint Spectrum L.p.

20120231829 - Resource management method and system thereof: The present invention provides a resource management method and system thereof. The resource management method includes: judging whether the variation degree of work state of a communication system will result in the change of resource management information of the communication system or not, if so, then the resource management information... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120231825 - System and method for managing spectrum allocation: A wireless radio device includes a wireless transceiver configured to receive on a first channel set and transmit on a second channel set and a control circuit. The control circuit determines one or more available channels for transmission and selects one or more channels for the second channel set from... Agent:

20120231826 - Wireless device position determining and frequency assigning systems, devices and methods: Wireless communication methods determine a position of a first wireless base station. A wireless communication frequency to be used by the first wireless base station is determined by identifying a common frequency that can be used at a plurality of locations surrounding and spaced apart from the position of the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120231830 - Method and apparatus for initial ranging in wireless communication system including heterogeneous network: An apparatus and method for initial ranging in a wireless communication system including a heterogeneous network. An operation of a terminal includes selecting a serving cell considering a biased value of a base station applying range expansion. The operation also includes receiving ranging code classification information and threshold information associated... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120231831 - Notification within a wireless communication network: Some embodiments of the present invention pertain to a method for notifying at least one mobile device of a wireless communication network about an update to a database, wherein the update notification is transmitted to the mobile devices by means of a dynamic host configuration protocol (DHCP) server.... Agent:

20120231832 - Estimation of interference variation caused by the addition or deletion of a connection: A method for determining whether a connection event between a base station and a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) should be accepted or rejected, comprises measuring the interference level I0 in a candidate timeslot; measuring the path loss L between the base station and the WTRU; measuring the total transmit power... Agent: Interdigital Technology Corporation

20120231834 - Method for controlling transmit power of user equipment in wireless communication system and apparatus therefor: A method is disclosed for, at a base station (BS), controlling transmit power of a user equipment (UE) in a wireless communication system. This includes checking BS-specific maximum transmit power information, applying Additive-Maximum Power Reduction (A-MPR) corresponding to a legacy UE to the BS-specific maximum transmit power so as to... Agent:

20120231833 - Transmission power control: There is provided solution for controlling transmission power characteristics of a local area base station. The solution includes determining the level of radio interference on a first frequency band used by a local area base station and on at least one second frequency band adjacent to the first frequency band.... Agent:

20120231835 - Dual-mode digital mobile communication terminal enabling cdma and gsm: A dual-mode digital mobile communication terminal enabling Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) and Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) is disclosed, in which a processing module functions as a core; both CDMA and GSM wireless modules can be controlled; functions of high performance Bluetooth, camera, and FM receiver, etc. can... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120231836 - Method and apparatus to avoid in-device coexistence interference in a wireless communication system: A method and apparatus are disclosed for in-device coexistence interference detection. In one embodiment, the method comprises equipping a UE (user equipment) with a first radio based on LTE radio technology or LTE-advanced radio technology and a second radio based on another radio technology. The method also comprises activating the... Agent: Innovative Sonic Corporation

20120231842 - Cell phone and program for controlling broadcast receiving function of cell phone: The cell phone has a plurality of batteries for supplying power according to their use. When the power of a battery is nearly depleted while the user is viewing a TV program, the cell phone informs the user of that fact to restrict the viewing of the TV program.... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120231838 - Controlling audio of a device: Techniques and tools are described for controlling an audio signal of a mobile device. For example, information indicative of acceleration of the mobile device can be received and correlation between the information indicative of acceleration and exemplar whack event data can be determined. An audio signal of the mobile device... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120231841 - Mobile phone: A mobile phone comprises a casing and a cavity in the casing. A humidity sensor is arranged for measuring a humidity in the cavity. In response to a trigger, a control unit analyzes a humidity signal supplied by the humidity sensor. A result of the analysis is presented via an... Agent: Sensirion Ag

20120231839 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling the same: A mobile terminal and a method of controlling the same are provided. The mobile terminal includes: a body; a sensing unit for acquiring a motion of the body; a camera provided in at least one side of the body to photograph an image; at least one display provided in at... Agent:

20120231840 - Providing information regarding sports movements: Systems, methods, and computer program products are provided for using real-time video analysis, such as AR or the like to assist the user of a mobile device with commerce activities. Through the use of real-time vision object recognition faces, physical features, objects, logos, artwork, products, locations and other features that... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation

20120231837 - System and method for provision of infrared signalling in smart phone devices: A smart phone device is fitted with a dual mode communications interface device having a housing wherein the housing provides access via an exterior of the smart phone device to both an infrared communications pathway and an electrical communications pathway each of which are coupled to one or more processing... Agent: Universal Electronics Inc.

20120231843 - Remote control of television or other display: 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:

20120231845 - Retrofit contactless smart sim functionality in mobile communicators: A mobile communicator including a main housing portion, defining a SIM card socket, a battery located at a battery location defined by the main housing portion, a cover over the battery and a retrofit contactless smart SIM functionality assembly, having a SIM card shaped portion which is mounted in the... Agent:

20120231844 - System and device for facilitating a transaction by consolidating sim, personal token, and associated applications for electronic wallet transactions: The invention relates generally to a smart card device that is configured to facilitate wireless network access and credential verification. Specifically, the device is configured to meet the physical and electrical specification for commercially available mobile devices utilizing a standard Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) for network access. The device combines... Agent: Apriva, LLC

20120231846 - Slot antenna: Techniques involving a slot antenna and associated functionality are described. In one or more implementations, the techniques describe a slot antenna that is usable for wireless communication in a mobile communication device. The mobile communication device may include one or more modules communicatively coupled to the slot antenna and configured... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120231850 - Device and method for selective conveyance of a sound: An application program stored on a mobile telephone is provided. The mobile telephone has a controller and the application program is configured to be executed by the controller. Upon execution of the application program, the controller displays an activation area on a display screen of the mobile telephone. The activation... Agent: Southtouch Partners, LLC

20120231853 - Information terminal and input control program: In an information terminal such as a mobile phone, a movement function of a display screen is controlled in response to a type of user operation to prevent erroneous selection of selectable items and improve operability. The terminal is provided with a touch panel (300) to which an operation signal... Agent: Camelot Co., Ltd.

20120231849 - Mobile electronic device: A system and methods for controlling a mobile electronic device is disclosed. A notification in response to a prescribed event is outputted. A change in a position of the mobile electronic device is detected. A strength of the notification is reduced, when a change in the position of the mobile... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120231854 - Mobile terminal device and function setting method for mobile terminal device: A mobile terminal device according to this invention includes: a display unit for displaying a function button to which a predetermined function is assigned; and a control unit for executing the predetermined function assigned to the function button after a time period equal to or longer than a fixed time... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120231848 - Slidable portable electronic device with keypad portion adapted for covering display: According to one aspect, there is provided a portable electronic device, including a first portion having a display, and a second portion slidably coupled to the first portion. The first portion and second portion are sized and shaped so that the second portion can move between a closed position, wherein... Agent:

20120231852 - User programmable switch: The various methods and devices described herein relate to devices which, in at least certain embodiments, may include at least one mechanical switch for user to select a user profile interface setting and at least one processor for causing the device to respond to the mechanical switch. The mechanical switch... Agent:

20120231851 - User-selectable headset equalizer for voice calls: A method of providing a user interface on a mobile device for enabling a user to select acoustic equalizer settings for voice call downlink audio signals, the mobile device including an internal microprocessor, a display in communication with the microprocessor, and at least one input means in communication with the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120231847 - Communication device: According to embodiments described in the specification, a method and apparatus for controlling a display of a mobile electronic device is provided. The method comprises: maintaining status data and application data in a memory of the mobile electronic device; controlling the display to provide a first interface comprising a representation... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120231855 - Connecting terminal and mobile terminal having the same: A mobile terminal including a main body having an accommodating chamber; a circuit board mounted at the main body; and connecting terminals disposed on the circuit board to be electrically connected to a battery having terminals. Further, when the battery is mounted in the accommodation chamber, the connecting terminals are... Agent:

20120231857 - Mobile phone and method for transferring battery power of the mobile phone: In a method for transferring battery power of a mobile phone, the mobile phone includes a discharge circuit, a charge circuit, a switch circuit and a universal serial bus (USB) interface. The switch circuit includes an exclusive-OR (XOR) chip and a switch chip. The USB interface connects to the discharge... Agent: Chi Mei Communication Systems, Inc.

20120231856 - Mobile terminal, method of controlling wireless charging thereof, and wireless charging system thereof: Methods and apparatuses for controlling wireless charging of the mobile terminal are provided. A method of controlling wireless charging of a mobile terminal may include: finding devices in a vicinity of the mobile terminal; if a wireless charging device is not found, comparing a previous charging environment with the found... Agent:

20120231858 - Method and system for saving energy in a mobile terminal: t

20120231859 - Mobile terminal: The mobile terminal includes the rotary housing and the rotation support mechanism for supporting the rotary housing so as to rotate between the vertical position and the horizontal position. The rotation support mechanism includes a guide plate. A first slide pin and a second slide pin sliding relative to the... Agent:

20120231860 - Antenna arrangement and portable radio communication device therefore: An exemplary embodiment includes an antenna arrangement for a portable radio communication device comprising at least a first radiating element and a ground plane means. The antenna arrangement comprises a first conductor, which first conductor in a first point is electrically connected to the ground plane means through a high... Agent:

09/06/2012 > 84 patent applications in 52 patent subcategories. class, title,number

20120225619 - Method and device for estimation of the transmission characteristics of a radio frequency system: A device and method for estimation of the transmission characteristics of a Radio Frequency system are provided. The device and method calculate a predicted receive power at a given location using a propagation and scenario model. Then a measured receive power at the given location is used to determine a... Agent: Sky Industries Inc.

20120225620 - Adaptive data rate control for narrowcast networks: A system to provide narrowcast communications uses adaptive data rate control to individual subscribers such that the effects of precipitation or other link conditions, which are not common to all subscribers, is mitigated. The invention takes advantage of the fact that the narrowcast data consist of packets which are individually... Agent: Viasat, Inc.

20120225621 - Electronic device with the function of supporting multiple cards: An electronic system includes multiple I/O interfaces and a controller. The controller is coupled to multiple cards via multiple I/O interfaces respectively, and can select a card from multiple cards and perform a wireless communication to transfer data between the selected card and a target electronic device. The controller includes... Agent: O2micro, Inc.

20120225622 - Separable mobile device having a control module and a docking station module: The technology provides a mobile communication device having separable components, including a control module configured for only short-range wireless communication and a docking station module configured for both long-range wireless communication and short-range wireless communication. The control module includes a touch-sensitive display, a short-range wireless transceiver and a processor that... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120225623 - Communications method and mobile communication terminal: The present invention relates to the communications field and describes a communications method and a mobile communication terminal. The communications method and the mobile communication terminal according to the present invention add new capabilities to mobile communication terminals, including cell phones, such that they can choose from a plurality of... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd

20120225624 - Over-the-air test: An apparatus forms a weight for each signal path associated with an antenna of a plurality of antennas around a test zone in an over-the-air chamber by a comparison of a desired target electric field based on a radio channel model and an electric field obtainable by the plane waves... Agent: Elektrobit System Test Oy

20120225625 - Method and arrangement for tuning polarizations for orthogonally polarized antennas: The present invention relates to a method and a transceiver device in a wireless communication system that enable tuning of the polarization generated by a cross-polarized transmitting antenna configuration of an eNB. This is addressed by a solution where the polarization is adjusted (320) based on a quality indicator e.g.... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120225626 - Reuse of a switch ic as a step attenuator: The present invention concerns a system and associated method for providing attenuation of a received signal in a two-way communication circuit without the use of a separate switchable attenuator. Specifically, the attenuation provided by a transmit/receive switch set to the transmit position during reception is used to provide attenuation to... Agent: Thomson Licensing

20120225627 - Semiconductor switch and wireless device: According to one embodiment, a semiconductor switch includes a power supply, a driver, a switch section, and a compensator. The power supply is configured to generate a first potential different from a power supply potential. The driver is configured to be supplied with a second potential different from the first... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120225628 - Telecommunications network node and methods: A telecommunications network node and methods are disclosed. The method is for generating, by genetic programming, evolved algorithms for adjusting base station transmission power to control coverage of a cell to assist in providing desired base station operating characteristics. The method comprises the steps of: generating, using predetermined functions and... Agent:

20120225629 - System and method for tuning a radio receiver: A system for tuning a radio receiver includes a radio receiver configured to provide a downconverted digital error signal, a digital synthesizer circuit configured to generate a first local oscillator control signal, a digital automatic frequency control (AFC) circuit configured to generate a second local oscillator control signal, wherein the... Agent: Skyworks Solutions, Inc.

20120225630 - Systems and methods for antenna tuning in a mobile device: A system is described for tuning an antenna in a mobile device. The system comprises a detection module configured to interface with an accessory and identify the accessory. The system further comprises a tuner configured to retrieve one or more parameters according to the identified accessory, where the tuner is... Agent: Htc

20120225631 - Attenuator and method for attenuating: A semiconductor device (1), comprising: an input attenuator (10) adapted to receive an antenna signal (20) and to output a first attenuated signal (22), the first attenuated signal corresponding to the antenna signal attenuated by a first attenuation factor, the input attenuator being further adapted to receive a control signal... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120225632 - Methods, devices and computer programs for supporting emergency communications: A network node (4), referred to as answering point (4), performs a method including a triggering procedure (s22) for triggering the transmission, towards a mobile station (2), of an instruction message (12a) including an instruction to start a new emergency communication towards the answering point (4). The triggering procedure (s22)... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120225633 - System and apparatus for alerting user of theft or loss, or whereabouts, of objects, people or pets: A personal security system for automatically warning a user when an item is lost, or after being so lost is then found, wherein when the first and second transceivers are separated by a distance exceeding the predetermined operating range for a predetermined duration, the first transceiver and second transceiver each... Agent:

20120225635 - Method and apparatus to take emergency actions when a device is shaken rapidly by its user: Methods and systems for using a portable device with communication capability and motion detection to act as an emergency alert system by detecting shaking of the device and taking appropriate actions are disclosed. The portable device may take independent action such as calling a telephone number or sending a message... Agent: Touch Technologies, Inc.

20120225636 - Methods, systems, and computer program products for message filtering based on previous path trajectories and probable destination: Methods, systems and computer program products for filtering generally-broadcast messages received by a movable unit based on current spatial position, stored trajectory history, and probable future trajectories. A current spatial position of the movable unit is received and stored to form a stored trajectory history. A generally-broadcast message relating to... Agent: The Mitre Corporation

20120225634 - System for providing profile information: A system and method for providing profile information for occupants of a vehicle to a service provider. The system may communicate with at least one mobile device to receive an identification from each mobile device. The system may store profile information of an occupant associated with each identification. The system... Agent: Continental Automotive Systems, Inc.

20120225637 - Method, mobile terminal, service platform and system for implementing debit card service: A method and system for implementing debit card service based on callback. The method is applied to a mobile terminal set with an automatic dialing function unit, automatic dialing function of the automatic dialing function unit is activated, and a number corresponding to the mobile terminal is bound with one... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120225638 - Broadband gateway femtocell service enabling a single device to be used in a cellphone mode and in a cordless phone mode: A mobile device includes a cellular transceiver for accessing a cellular network and a femtocell module for accessing a broadband network through a femtocell. The mobile device determines whether the mobile device is within range of the femtocell. The mobile device accessing the femtocell to provide telephone service using the... Agent: Cox Communications, Inc.

20120225639 - Portable computerized wireless payment apparatus and methods: A mobile user apparatus and associated methods useful for conducting payment transactions wirelessly, such as at point-of-sale locations. In one embodiment, the mobile user apparatus is a cellular-enabled mobile device that includes a short-range passive radio frequency transceiver that when interrogated by a reader at the point-of-sale, issues a reply... Agent:

20120225640 - System and method for securing a base station using sim cards: Methods and systems are provided for securing integrated base stations, such as base station routers (BSRs), in which a SIM card is operatively coupled with a secured portion of a base station and a secure association is established therebetween to facilitate encryption key exchange between the secured portion of the... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.

20120225642 - Method and system to proxy phone directories: A method and system are disclosed to proxy mobile and network originated call sessions. A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a method to access a phone directory using a mobile device including transmitting on a data channel of a wireless communications network a... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp

20120225641 - Method, device and system for updating security algorithm of mobile terminal: A method, device and system for updating a security algorithm of a mobile terminal are disclosed in the present invention. The method includes the steps of when a communication connection between a mobile terminal and a network side is established, transmitting a Device Management (DM) request message for obtaining state... Agent:

20120225644 - Apparatus and method for displaying traffic information using widgets in mobile terminal: An apparatus and method of displaying traffic information using at least one widget in a mobile terminal are provided. The method of displaying traffic information in a mobile terminal includes receiving traffic information from at least one broadcasting station through at least one digital broadcasting channel, and displaying the traffic... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120225643 - Short range wireless communication apparatus and method: A method and apparatus for establishing a connection to a short range wireless communication device using identity information such as contact address is provided. The method includes collecting, when a connection request is made to a device corresponding to contact information stored in the short range wireless communication device, device... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120225645 - Low cost system converting any smartphone to a remote controller: Low cost system converting any Smartphone into an Infrared or radio controlled Remote Controller, as a green and advanced alternative to conventional remote controllers for toys, audio-video devices, alarms, gate openers, and more.... Agent:

20120225646 - Communication system, compact base station, and communication method: A communication system (1) includes a mobile communication network (2); a fixed communication network (3) connected to the mobile communication network (2); and a plurality of radio base stations capable of communicating with a mobile terminal (100) by radio communication. The radio base stations include a first base station (41,... Agent: Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd

20120225647 - Mobile communication method, mobile management node, positioning calculation node, and mobile station: To eliminate the problems when a handover by a mobile station UE over a radio base station eNodeB is performed during a positioning process of the mobile station UE. A mobile management node MME according to the present invention is configured to transmit a transfer signal “S1-AP Downlink NAS Transport”... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120225648 - System enabling the contactless transfer of personal data: The invention relates to a system enabling the contactless transfer of personal data from a mobile terminal including a first antenna coupled to a first chip cooperating with a first memory to a second memory cooperating with a second chip, with said second chip being coupled to a second antenna.... Agent: Gemalto Sa

20120225650 - Method and apparatus for controlling relay station mode of mobile station in a communication system: A method and an apparatus for a Mobile Station (MS) to control a Relay Station (RS) mode of the MS in a communication system are provided. The method includes sensing a link loss with a serving Base Station (BS), searching for a neighbor BS for network reentry, transmitting to the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120225649 - System for better service reselection when on other than the most preferred system: System for better service reselection when on other than the Most Preferred system. In various aspects, methods and corresponding apparatus are provided for a service reselection system that operates on a device to provide better service reselection during idle mode, origination mode and active traffic mode. A method includes detecting... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120225652 - Communications system and method: There is provided a method in a first communications device operable to communicate with a second device using a network supporting first and second different communication methods. The method comprises: allowing the first device to communicate with the second device using the first communication method; registering the first device on... Agent: VodafoneIPLicensing Limited

20120225653 - Method for selecting a device in a telecommunications network: A method is provided for selecting a device in a telecommunications network in accordance with characteristics relating to the implementation of a telecommunications service, comprising the following steps: a) receiving a set of characteristics relating to said service; b) forming a first symbolic address for querying an address server, using... Agent: France Telecom

20120225651 - Mobile communication terminal and method for registering a mobile communication terminal in a communication network: A mobile communication terminal is described comprising a first identity module; a second identity module; a detector configured to detect whether the mobile communication terminal is in a coverage area of a reference mobile communication network of the first identity module; and a controller, configured to, if it has been... Agent:

20120225654 - System and method of controlling registration on a multi-technology handset: Embodiments of the present invention are directed to controlling registration on a multi-technology handset. By controlling registration on a multi-technology handset, efficient handoffs between different technologies can occur. In one embodiment, the multi-technology handset operates using a first technology and at least one second technology. The second technology can be... Agent:

20120225655 - Apparatus and method for controlling relay mode of base station in communication system: An apparatus and a method for providing a relay service in a Base Station (BS) of a communication system are provided. The method includes detecting a communication state with a backhaul of the communication system, transmitting backhaul error occurrence information to at least one Mobile Station (MS) located in a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120225656 - Local call local switching at handover: Described is a method for managing locally switched call connections in a wireless communication network comprising receiving, at a core network node, a first message indicating that a first user equipment connected via the locally switched call connection has been detected in a target radio access node and transmitting, triggered... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120225657 - Radio communication system, neighbor cell list optimizing system, base station, and neighbor cell list updating method: A neighbor cell list optimizing system according to the present invention is a neighbor cell list optimizing system that updates a neighbor cell list that is provided in a base station that manages a cell to which a mobile terminal establishes a connection and to which specific neighbor cells that... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120225658 - System for updating a neighbour cell list (ncl) of a wireless access node of a telecommunications architecture and method therefore: The invention relates to a system and method for updating a neighbour cell list of a wireless access node. User terminals to be to be transferred from a first wireless access node of a first wireless access network to a second wireless access node of a second wireless access network... Agent: Koninklijke Kpn N.v.

20120225659 - Mobile communication system and method of data dispersion in said system: In a mobile communication system, which has a plurality of radio network controllers and a number of radio base stations connected to each of the radio network controllers, for sending and receiving user data between a host network and mobile stations via the radio network controllers and radio base stations,... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120225660 - Initial enode-b configuration over-the-air: A method, apparatus, system, and computer program embodied on a computer readable medium is provided to define new messages to be transmitted over a broadcast channel to better support uncoordinated base station deployment in a local area environment. In this context, uncoordinated local base station deployment refers to cases where... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy

20120225662 - Apparatus and method for allocating frequency resource to micro ue in a mobile communication system: A method and apparatus for allocating a frequency resource to each micro User Equipment (UE) in a hierarchical cellular mobile communication system are disclosed. The method includes acquiring information about traffic of each macro UE or a macro BS in a frequency resource allocated to the macro UE or the... Agent:

20120225661 - Measurement-assisted dynamic frequency-reuse in cellular telecommunications networks: A radio network resource controller directs a first network node associated with a first cell region, or a wireless terminal in communication through the first cell region, to measure and report radio resource-related data selected from the group consisting of: resource activity per channel; the number of transmitted power samples... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120225664 - Apparatus, and associated method, for estimating a time zone at which a device is positioned: An apparatus, and an associated method, estimates a time zone at which an electronic device, such as a wireless device, is positioned. Parameters, such as a mobile country code, a GMT offset, a daylight savings time parameter, and geo location parameters are all candidate parameters from which to make an... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120225665 - Characterisation of a wireless communications link: A system and method are described for characterising a wireless communications link as line-of-sight (LOS) or non line-of-sight (NLOS). The method comprises receiving data (T) representing a position of a transmitter, receiving data (R) representing a position of a receiver, receiving a measure of transmitted power at an output of... Agent:

20120225667 - Method and system for coordinating necessary radio transmission events with unrelated opportunistic events to optimize battery life and network resources: A method and apparatus for sending an event from user equipment operating in a mobile network, the method comprising the steps of: monitoring whether an unrelated opportunistic event has occurred; and sending said event with said unrelated opportunistic event.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120225666 - Method and system for use of a trusted server to facilitate location determination: Disclosed is a method and system for use of a trusted server such as an over-the-air provisioning server to facilitate mobile location determination. If a mobile location server (MLS) sends a location-determination message to a mobile station and does not receive a response back from the mobile station, there is... Agent: Sprint Spectrum L.p.

20120225668 - Mobile device, server, and content management method for a system comprising same: A content managing method of a mobile device, a server, and a system is provided. According to the content managing method, when the mobile device enters into a specific region, the mobile device transmits location information of the location of the mobile device and device information of the mobile device... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120225669 - Processor, apparatus and associated methods: A processor for a user-portable device, the user-portable device comprising FM transmission circuitry, wherein the processor is configured to obtain a first set of valid geo-specific FM transmission parameters for the current geographical location of the user-portable device based on received global positioning satellite (GPS) data for the current geographical... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120225663 - Rssi-based indoor positioning in the presence of dynamic transmission power control access points: A position fix for a mobile platform is determined using RSSI values for wireless signals received from access points (APs), at least one of which has dynamic transmission power control. The transmission power data for the APs is received from an entity separate from the APs, e.g., a central entity... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120225671 - Method for requesting transportation services: A method for safely and efficiently requesting transportation services through the use of mobile communications devices capable of geographic location is described. Individual and package transportation may be provided. New customers may be efficiently serviced, and the requester and transportation provider locations may be viewed in real time on the... Agent:

20120225670 - Mobile communication devices and location registration methods: A mobile communication device with a wireless module and a controller module is provided. The wireless module performs wireless transceiving to and from a first service network. The controller module transmits a location update request message to a first cellular station of the first service network via the wireless module,... Agent: Acer Incorporated

20120225672 - Geotargeted news and advertisement delivery system: A system that provides content and/or ad publishers the ability to sell and target content, including “deals,” to mobile device of users when those users and their mobile devices are located within the defined geographic zone. The content may be targeted and mass distributed to all mobile devices having a... Agent: Newport Television LLC

20120225673 - Dead zone for wireless communication device: I have invented a communication system illustratively comprising: a wireless communication device; a network for controlling wireless communication over said network, said network tracking a location of said wireless communication device based on location data pertaining to said wireless communication device, said network comprising a no communication zone register including... Agent:

20120225674 - Measurement system, moving-object-mounted terminal and data processing apparatus: According to one embodiment, a measurement system includes a wireless relay device, a moving-object-mounted terminal and a data processor. The wireless relay device forms a wireless area for performing wireless communication. The moving-object-mounted terminal is mounted to a moving object within the wireless area. The moving-object-mounted terminal includes a Global... Agent:

20120225675 - 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.

20120225676 - Method, apparatus, and computer program product for processing received signals for locating: Example embodiments are directed to various aspects of processing received signals for determining a location of a source of the signals. An example method may include generating signal timing information, and determining times for a plurality of window periods for the signal of interest based on the signal timing information.... Agent: Zebra Enterprise Solutions LLC

20120225677 - Synchronizing mobile and vehicle devices: Location information is received at a mobile device from the memory of a vehicle device. The mobile device is updated based on the location information. Sensor data is received from at least one sensor measuring movement of the mobile device, and an estimated location of the mobile device is calculated... Agent: Apple Inc., A California Corporation

20120225678 - Apparatus and method for constructing wireless ap map: An apparatus and a method for constructing a wireless AP map are disclosed. An embodiment of the invention provides a method for constructing a wireless AP map at a server connected over a network with a user terminal that includes: receiving wireless signal information collected from each of a plurality... Agent: Industry-academic Cooperation Foundation, Yonsei University

20120225679 - Methods, systems, and computer readable media for dynamically learning diameter binding information: Methods, systems, and computer readable media for dynamically learning Diameter binding information are disclosed. According to one method, the method comprises receiving one or more response messages associated with the one or more Diameter signaling messages, determining, based on information contained in the one or more response messages, whether at... Agent:

20120225680 - Interference coordinating method and cluster, and method for registering new cluster in heterogeneous network: The present invention relates to a heterogeneous network in which a variety of types of micro or local base stations coexist along with a macro base station.... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.

20120225682 - Base station device, mobile terminal, communication system, and radio communication method: A base station device characterized by including: a transmission portion that broadcast-transmits identification information indicating a first cell to a mobile terminal in an idle mode under control of the base station device; and a reception portion that receives information indicating a destination cell that the mobile terminal in the... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120225681 - Method of providing a vehicle with communication service and micro base station applied to vehicle: A method of providing services to a vehicle and a micro base station applicable to a vehicle. The micro base station is disposed on the vehicle and is connected to the core network and the mobile communication device, either with different or the same wireless communication techniques. The mobile communication... Agent: Askey Computer Corporation

20120225683 - Channel selection in a wireless network: Systems and methods are described for managing channel selection among a plurality of mesh points in a wireless network. In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a first announcement that includes channel exclusion information from a first mesh point; managing a distributed channel exclusion list based on the announcement; and... Agent: General Dynamics C4 Systems, Inc.

20120225684 - System and method for enabling a mobile content player to interface with multiple content servers: A push content delivery system and method are provided for delivering push content to a wireless device. A plurality of content servers are configurable to deliver push content to the wireless device, each of the content servers having a processor connected to a memory. A plurality of mobile connectors are... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120225686 - Push-to-talk optimization: A push to talk message protocol operating on a communication network between an originating and terminating communication device operates to transmit compressed message formats to initiate the push to talk message protocol. Four compressed session protocol message formats are used in the preferred embodiment. A compressed originating session initiation invite... Agent: Nortel Networks Limited

20120225685 - Wireless ground support systems: A wireless intercom has a releasably coupled wired interface to an external aircraft communications socket and the wireless intercom is coupled to the aircraft proximate the socket, preferably in a custom bag hung by a releasable mechanical coupling to the aircraft. The wireless intercom provides signal communication and management between... Agent: Sonetics Corporations

20120225687 - Method and apparatus for power autoscaling in a resource-constrained network: An electronic device may adaptively manage power consumption associated with transmission and/or reception of signals by the electronic device, wherein the adaptive power management may comprise adjusting transmit power and/or one or more power-related thresholds used during transmission or reception operations in the electronic device. Adjustments to the transmit power... Agent:

20120225688 - Radio base station and communication control method: A second radio base station (1B) receives, from a first radio base station (1A), both interference information for each of a plurality of resource blocks and a traffic amount ratio. Then, the second radio base station (1B) corrects, based on the received traffic amount ratio, the also received interference information... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120225689 - Cordless telephone with digital audio player capability: A cordless telephone which allows a user to play MP3 digital audio bit stream music, using the remote handset of a cordless telephone to control the functions of the MP3 player. The cordless telephone remains usable as a typical cordless telephone with all the features and conveniences of a cordless... Agent: Agere Systems Inc.

20120225692 - Control device and control method: A control device includes a control server and an EIR. The EIR is a database that stores an IMEI for identifying a mobile communication terminal and an MSISDN for identifying an SIM installed in the mobile communication terminal in association with each other. The control server includes a control request... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120225691 - Identification module with an active tag: Identification module for mobile equipment, containing the contacts to interface with the said mobile unit and an active tag built with a transceiver integrated circuit and a slotted dipole antenna. The SIM card includes also its own crystal oscillator used as a time-base for the active tag.... Agent: Ingecom Sarl

20120225690 - Push-button trigger manager for u/sim toolkit applications: e

20120225696 - Communication terminal: A communication terminal optimally switches between the use of multicast reception and unicast reception, in consideration of the mobile radio environment of each terminal. For example, received signal strength indicator information is acquired at a received signal strength indicator information acquisition time calculated using a content reception time. Either multicast... Agent: Nec Casio Mobile Communications, Ltd.

20120225695 - Electronic device, display method and program: An electronic device includes an operation unit, a storage unit and a control unit. The operation unit selects a selected image. The storage unit stores selected data and peripheral data. The selected data corresponds to the selected image selected by the operation unit. The peripheral data corresponds to images around... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120225698 - Mobile communication terminal, input control program and input control method: A portable communication terminal pertaining to the present invention comprises a touchpad that detects contact made thereto and outputs a value indicating a degree of the contact, and select, based on the value output by the touchpad, one area from among areas on the touchpad on which contact is detected,... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120225697 - Mobile terminal and operation control method thereof: Disclosed herein is a mobile terminal and an operation control method thereof in which a delay time of the screen lock execution is controlled according to the type of application, thereby improving the inconvenience of a user interface and effectively managing a battery according to an interrupt when required to... Agent:

20120225693 - 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 after the device is rotated. More particularly, a presentation of a user interface for a dialer of a phone... Agent:

20120225694 - 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 an in-process call of a phone application can be retained... Agent:

20120225699 - Communication device with multiple detachable communication modules: A wireless communication device has a docking cavity, a short-range transceiver, and a long-range transceiver for long-range wireless communication with a wireless network. A wireless communication module includes a speaker and a microphone, and a short-range transceiver for short-range wireless communication with the device's short-range transceiver. The module is configured... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120225700 - Mobile device holder for hands-free use: A hands-free mobile phone apparatus adapted for use in automobiles is disclosed. The apparatus may comprise a sequence of structural plates that provide for the simple secure retention and use of a mobile device while driving an automobile, and a locking mechanism for securing the apparatus against an automobile safety... Agent:

20120225702 - Handheld electronic device that has a keypad which can be rendered ineffective, and associated method: An improved handheld electronic device is movable among a retracted configuration and a deployed configuration. Several different exemplary embodiments are described, some having two members, others having more. In one embodiment, certain features or objects are unavailable in a retracted configuration but are available in a deployed configuration or an... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120225701 - Protective case having retractable earbuds: A case for holding an audio device having a female audio jack. The case has a removable cover including a male audio jack for electronically connecting the cover to the female audio jack of the audio device. The cartridge includes a spool and houses an ear bud cable. The ear... Agent: Headlogic LLC

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