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11/29/2012 > 144 patent applications in 73 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20120302155 - Multi-mode communication unit: There is described a method of operating a multi-mode communication unit. For each frame of a data structure, the unit selectively sets a mode of operation for one of transmission and reception for a given duration, for operation in a radio communication mode of operation or in a sensing mode... Agent:

20120302156 - System for providing audience interaction with radio programming: A system of capturing real-time audience interaction via a web-based user interface and automatically adjusting a radio station's programming through a unique direct interface with the radio station's studio operating system and/or music scheduling system. The web based user interface is accessible through a computer, mobile, cellular, and social media... Agent: Listener Driven Radio LLC

20120302157 - Providing location-based traffic information service: A method, apparatus, and service station for providing a location-based transportation information service. The method for providing a location-based traffic information service includes receiving a traffic message indicating a traffic condition, determining a traffic information service station matching the traffic message in terms of location, and dispatching the traffic message... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120302158 - Wireless relay device and wireless relay method: A wireless relay device and a wireless relay method are provided which can improve the utilization efficiency of resources. In the wireless relay device for relaying a signal between a base station and a mobile station, if a transmission section transmits an SRS in a subframe immediately previous to the... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120302159 - Measuring instrument and a measuring method for stationary testing of mobile-radio relay stations: A measuring instrument for testing mobile-radio relay stations provides at least one first measuring device and a receiver device. The first measuring device generates a first signal and transmits it either directly or via at least one further device to a relay station under test. The receiver device receives from... Agent:

20120302160 - Extensible high bandwidth global space communication network: Various embodiments provide a satellite communication system including a first transceiver and a second transceiver geographically fixed on the earth, and a first satellite configured to communicate with the first transceiver through a first link. The system further includes a second satellite configured to communicate with the second transceiver through... Agent: Raytheon Company

20120302161 - Signal repeater with gain control and spatial isolation: A repeater device may be utilized to enable forwarding extreme high frequency (EHF) communication between EHF-enabled wireless devices. The repeater device may utilize spatial isolation to prevent and/or reduce interference between received and transmitted EHF RF signals, wherein reception and/or transmission of EHF RF signals in the repeater device may... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120302162 - Method of performing a data transaction between a portable storage device and an electronic device: A method of performing a data transaction between a portable storage device and an electronic device includes determining positions of the portable storage device by a positioning module of the portable storage device, calculating distance between a current position and a position of a previous data transaction to determine whether... Agent:

20120302164 - Capacitive coupling based sensor: A capacitive coupling based sensor is disclosed. In some embodiments, a sensor comprises a transmitter and a receiver that are configured to be capacitively coupled when a coupling condition is satisfied as well as a circuit configured to determine whether a received signal that is received by the receiver matches... Agent: Silego Technology, Inc.

20120302165 - Communication between portable apparatus and counterpart apparatus: A portable apparatus, a counterpart apparatus and communication method are disclosed. The communication method comprises: communicating wirelessly an identifier from a portable apparatus to a counterpart apparatus by an induction-based magnetic field; executing a pairing protocol utilizing the identifier between the radio transceiver of the portable apparatus and a radio... Agent: Polar Electro Oy

20120302166 - Communication device and communication method: A terminal apparatus that communicates with a mobile apparatus includes a near-field communication unit that receives time-of-day information from the mobile apparatus through near-field communication, a use history information generation unit that extracts operation information of the terminal apparatus, and generates use history information on the basis of the time-of-day... Agent:

20120302163 - Methods and apparatus for controlling state and functionality of an electronic component through motion-awareness: Methods and apparatus for operating an electronic component, such as an NEC communication device, allow performance of at least one operation based, at least in part, on the relative positions and/or motions of the electronic component over time. Information regarding motion of the electronic component is used to determine one... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120302168 - Arrangement for performing a measurement, rfid module and sensor module: Anchoring devices, anchoring systems for intervertebral implants, intervertebral implants, and instruments and methods for implanting implants are disclosed. In preferred configurations, these various objects share the feature of comprising or cooperating with an anchoring device (1) having a body comprising at least one curved plate (10) elongated along a longitudinal... Agent: Sensire Oy

20120302167 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to wirelessly communicate with at least one other terminal; a touch screen; an input unit configured to generate input data; and a controller configured to activate a handwriting input function in response to the input data generated by the input unit,... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120302169 - Bluetooth data transmission system and method: A Bluetooth data transmission system and method is provided. The system includes a computer comprising a USB port, a keyboard, and an embedded resident program; and a USB dongle releasably connected to the USB port for communicating with the computer, the USB dongle comprising a USB communication module, a MCU,... Agent: Sunrex Technology Corp.

20120302170 - Method and apparatus for performing role management of short-range wireless connections: A first wireless device is operable to perform role management of short-range wireless connections with other wireless devices over short-range wireless links that utilize a short-range wireless protocol, such as the Bluetooth protocol. According to one embodiment, the first wireless device accepts a request from a second wireless device to... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.

20120302171 - Playing control method, system and device for bluetooth media: This present invention discloses a method, system and device for a play control of a Bluetooth media. The method includes: sending a JumpTo media play control command to a Bluetooth play device through an extended protocol message by a Bluetooth control device; performing the play control on a played media... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120302176 - Method and apparatus for implementing fast frequency sweeping of mobile terminal, and mobile terminal: The disclosure provides a method for implementing fast frequency sweeping of a mobile terminal, which includes: performing Received Signal Strength Indication (RSSI) measurements in communication frequency bands of a mobile terminal according to a preset first frequency sweeping step length, to obtain multiple first RSSI values (S10): making decisions on... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120302175 - Method and system for measuring mobile stations in communications networks with virtual antenna arrays: A measuring device for measuring a device under test comprises a first subscriber, a second subscriber, a first virtual antenna array and a processing device. The device under test in this context is a mobile station. The first virtual antenna array comprises at least two mobile stations. The first virtual... Agent: Rohde & Schwarz Gmbh & Co. Kg

20120302174 - Mobile station apparatus and synchronization timing determining method: A method of determining synchronization timing, comprising: transmitting transmission power information of a first base station (BS) which connects a mobile station (MS) and a second BS; switching reception frequency of the MS in the transmission period for the first BS to transmit reference signal between transmission frequencies of reference... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120302173 - Power headroom control element, method of communicating power information from a user equipment, method for processing received power information as well as a corresponding user equipment and base station: The present invention relates to a power headroom control element for communicating power information from a user equipment (UE) to a base station (BS), a corresponding method, a method for processing received power information at a radio access network (RAN) as well as to a user equipment for communicating power... Agent:

20120302172 - Transmission parameter adaptation in cooperative signal communication: With respect to cooperative signal communication between a mobile terminal (200) and a plurality of access nodes (100-1, 100-2), a combined signal quality value is calculated on the basis of a first individual signal quality value (Q1) of a communication link between a first access node (100-1), e.g. a serving... Agent:

20120302177 - Propagation path estimation method and program and apparatus using the same: A propagation path estimation method using an imaging method according to the invention includes a step of, in a case where a reflectarray which causes reflection and scattering in a different direction (θ−η)° from a specular reflection direction θ° exists on a propagation path from a transmission point to a... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120302180 - Configurable rf sections for receiver and transmitter and methods for use therewith: A transceiver includes an RF receiver section having a plurality of RF receiver stages configured in parallel, and a configurable RF transmitter section. The plurality of RF receiver stages are selectively enabled in response to a control signal. The configurable RF transmitter section is configured to operate in one of:... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120302179 - Method and apparatus for programmable envelope shaping circuit based on piecewise linear interpolation: An analog envelope shaper within an envelope tracking power amplifier system detects an envelope voltage of a transmission signal and generates a shaped envelope amplifier control signal based upon a programmable threshold, below which the output does not fall, and a plurality of different voltages centered around a corresponding threshold... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120302181 - Radio front end and applications thereof: A radio front end includes a transformer and an adjustable load. The transformer includes a first winding and a second winding, wherein the first winding is operably coupled to an antenna and the second winding coupled to at least one of a power amplifier and a low noise amplifier. The... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120302178 - Regrown shottky structures for gan hemt devices: Embodiments include but are not limited to apparatuses and systems including a buffer layer, a group III-V layer over the buffer layer, a source contact and a drain contact on the group III-V layer, and a regrown Schottky layer over the group III-V layer, and between the source and drain... Agent: Triquint Semiconductor, Inc.

20120302183 - Antenna diversity apparatus: Apparatus for providing antenna diversity for a radio transmitter/receiver (TR) comprising measuring means for measuring relative received signal strengths in a plurality of antennas in a selectable frequency range, means for selecting the selectable frequency range according to a transmission frequency of the TR, and connecting means for connecting the... Agent: Bae Systems PLC

20120302184 - Communication apparatus, communication control method and communication control program storage medium: CONSTITUTION: A communication apparatus includes a first communication unit having a first communication means for transmitting a first transmission signal and a suspension means for suspending the transmission of the first transmission signal performed by the first communication means; and a second communication unit having a second communication means for... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120302182 - Wireless current sensor: an electronic circuit connected to the secondary of the transformer, the electronic circuit comprising means for storing the generated electrical power, means for measuring the electrical current flowing in the electrical conductor (20) and a wireless data transceiver coupled to a microcontroller and making it possible to send the measurement... Agent: Schneider Electric Industries Sas

20120302185 - Transmission apparatus and frequency fluctuation compensation method: In a transmission apparatus, a comparison unit provides threshold values associated with an amount of data indicating a signal frequency, and compares an input parameter obtained by cumulatively adding a correction amount to the parameter with the threshold values. When the input parameter is within a range defined by the... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120302186 - Independent pa biasing of a driver stage and a final stage: A radio frequency (RF) communications system, which includes power amplifier (PA) control circuitry and PA bias circuitry, is disclosed. The PA control circuitry identifies a selected communications mode of the RF communications system and a target output power from RF PA circuitry. The PA control circuitry selects a PA bias... Agent: Rf Micro Devices, Inc.

20120302187 - Reception method and reception apparatus: A radio transmitting apparatus that has a plurality of antennas and changes the number of modulated signals transmitted simultaneously according to the propagation environment and so forth. A transmission power changing section 12 of a radio transmitting apparatus of the present invention adjusts the pilot symbol signal level so as... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120302188 - Tunable multi-band receiver: A tunable multi-band receiver supporting operation on a plurality of frequency bands is disclosed. In an exemplary design, the tunable multi-band receiver includes an antenna tuning network, a tunable notch filter, and at least one low noise amplifier (LNA). The antenna tuning network tunes an antenna (e.g., a diversity antenna)... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120302189 - Automatically controllable, frequency tunable filter: A frequency tunable filter is disclosed. The disclosed filter comprises a filter unit having a sliding member so as to be capable of tuning a frequency band of a frequency signal being filtered; a communication module configured to receive a control signal for controlling the tuning of the frequency band;... Agent: Ace Technologies Corporation

20120302190 - Method and system for man-made noise rejection detector: Methods and systems for dynamic spectrum access (DSA) in a wireless network are provided. A DSA-enabled device may sense spectrum use in a region and, based on the detected spectrum use, select one or more communication channels for use. The devices also may detect one or more other DSA-enabled devices... Agent: Shared Spectrum Company

20120302191 - Receiver with antenna switching capability: A system and method for receiving signals using a receiver with antenna switching capability is provided. The receiver is configured to poll each antenna of the plurality of antennas and process the signals from each antenna. In addition, the receiver coordinates providing power to each antenna with the polling.... Agent: Continental Automotive Systems Us, Inc.

20120302192 - Harmonic reject receiver architecture and mixer: Receiver architectures and methods of processing harmonic rich input signals employing harmonic suppression mixers are disclosed herein. The disclosed receivers, mixers, and methods enable a receiver to achieve the advantages of switching mixers while greatly reducing the mixer response to the undesired harmonics. A harmonic mixer can include a plurality... Agent: Maxlinear, Inc.

20120302193 - Harmonic reject receiver architecture and mixer: Receiver architectures and methods of processing harmonic rich input signals employing harmonic suppression mixers are disclosed herein. The disclosed receivers, mixers, and methods enable a receiver to achieve the advantages of switching mixers while greatly reducing the mixer response to the undesired harmonics. A harmonic mixer can include a plurality... Agent: Maxlinear, Inc.

20120302194 - Method and apparatus for an equalized on-die termination (odt) circuit: A method and apparatus for an equalized On-Die Termination (ODT) circuit uses timed switching to reduce receiver power consumption.... Agent: Integrated Device Technology, Inc.

20120302195 - Audio apparatus: A control section of an audio apparatus stores music identification information received by a radio receiver, into a temporary tagging table in an internal memory when instructed by an operation section. The control section stores, based on the music identification information, information which is necessary for displaying a music identification... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120302196 - Routing of messages for mobile communication devices during emergency calls: A method implemented in a UE. NAS signaling is initiated or performed for an emergency call in order to establish a connection between the UE and one of a plurality of core networks (CNs). In a non-limiting example, the NAS signaling is initiated or performed after the ending of a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120302200 - Method and apparatus to take emergency actions by a portable device: Methods and systems for using a portable device with communication capability and motion detection to act as an emergency alert system by detecting a button press or shaking of the device or other user actions and taking appropriate actions are disclosed. The portable device may take independent action such as... Agent:

20120302197 - Methods and apparatus for emergency tracking: An apparatus includes a set of network communication modules, a communication control module and an input actuator. Each network communication module from the set of network communication modules is configured to send signals to and receive signals from a remote device via a distinct communication mode from a set of... Agent: Blackbird Technologies, Inc.

20120302201 - Methods and arrangements for supporting positioning: There is provided a polyamic acid resin composition, a method for preparing the same and a polyimide metal clad laminate using the same, in which the polyamic acid resin composition includes an epoxy compound represented by Chemical Formula 1 is defined in specification.... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M

20120302199 - Safety confirmation system, mobile terminal for use in safety confirmation system, and safety confirmation method: A safety confirmation system includes a mobile terminal that receives early disaster information, a center apparatus that manages a safety status of a user of the mobile terminal, and a map server that provides map information. The mobile terminal holds destination information and automatically acquires current location information upon receiving... Agent: Rio Co., Ltd.

20120302198 - System and method for tracking a mobile telecommunication apparatus: A system and a method for tracking a mobile telecommunication apparatus are provided. The system includes a first mobile telecommunication apparatus and a second mobile telecommunication apparatus. The first mobile telecommunication apparatus has a Global Positioning System (GPS) module to provide position information of the first mobile telecommunication apparatus. The... Agent: Leadtek Research Inc.

20120302203 - Method and system for the collection of voice call statistics for a mobile device: A method and system for collecting and tracking statistics of a mobile device having the steps of: adding a call statistics server at an enterprise, the call statistics server adapted to receive call statistics information from one or more mobile devices or adapted to gather call statistics information directly through... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120302202 - Vehicle data management system and method: A system and method of for establishing a connection between a vehicle and an external network includes a plurality of personal electronic devices and a transceiver. The plurality of personal electronic devices are each configured for establishing a data connection to the vehicle. Each of the plurality of personal electronic... Agent: Gm Global Technology Operations LLC

20120302208 - Charging data record generating node: 1. A Charging Data Record, CDR, generating node (110) for a cellular access system (100), the CDR generating node (110) being characterized in that it is arranged to generate CDRs for Internet Protocol version 6, IPv6, traffic in the CDR format for IPv4 traffic instead of in the CDR format... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120302205 - Method and system for the online charging of a subscriber, program and computer program product: A method for charging a subscriber using a telecommunications service in a telecommunications network according to a contract with respect to the telecommunications service includes: transmitting, by a billing entity, charging information to a data traffic management entity; monitoring, by the data traffic management entity, the flow of data which... Agent: Deutsche Telekom Ag

20120302207 - Service escrowed transportable wireless event reporting system: A portable service escrowed event reporting system that may be sold through mass-market sales channels. Communications between a consumer and the provider of the event reporting system are not required in advance of the system being purchased by the consumer. After purchase of the system by the consumer, the system... Agent: Numerex Corporation

20120302206 - Surface software and associated methods: A system and method control display of information to prevent information overload and distraction of a user. Information for display is monitored, analyzed, prioritized, and then presented to the user in a controlled manner. The system and method further process the data to track and bill time based upon activity... Agent:

20120302204 - Telecom information management system: The disclosed Telecom Information Management System (TIMS) integrates Mobile Expense Management (MEM) and Mobile Device Management (MDM) solutions with Telecom Expense Management (TEM) solutions in a single software platform, which can be delivered to enterprises as software-as-a-service (SaaS). TIMS can initiate over-the-air (OTA) enrollment of mobile devices, including installing provisioning... Agent:

20120302209 - System and method for identity protection using mobile device signaling network derived location pattern recognition: A system and method for recognizing patterns in wireless device locations using wireless device location data derived from a communications signaling network is provided. By using wireless network supported signaling operations and messages, location data concerning the whereabouts of wireless devices, and hence wireless device users, may be obtained. The... Agent:

20120302213 - Method, device, and system for selecting femtocell gateway: A method for selecting a Femtocell gateway includes: selecting, according to service capability information of a Femtocell gateway in the current network, a target Femtocell gateway; and sending a message that carries identification information of the target Femtocell gateway to the Femtocell for the Femtocell to access, according to the... Agent:

20120302212 - Secure mobile radiology communication system: A secure communication system has a server that communicates images files and corresponding text over a mobile communications network. The server has an authentication protocol for users in a circle of trust and an authorization protocol the plurality of devices uniquely identified for the users. The image files are transmitted... Agent: Critical Medical Solutions, Inc.

20120302210 - System, method, and program for generating screen: A user terminal provides a screen with favorable usability according to the terminal used by a user at low cost. Information apparatus 100 executes a process of distinguishing an access source terminal type with at least one information, acquired when accessing from a user terminal, of user agent information relating... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.

20120302211 - Wireless communication device, information processing device, communication system, and method for controlling wireless communication device: There is provided a wireless communication device including a transmission control unit configured to transmit an establishment request for establishment of connection right for wireless connection with a predetermined network, to an information processing device performing a control for establishment of the connection right, wirelessly; and a control unit configured... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120302214 - Communication device, storage medium and method for avoiding unfinished phone calls: In a method for avoiding interrupting a phone call of a communication device, a prompt mode of the communication device is set for reminding that the phone call is not complete. The method detects whether voice signals from a second communication device is still being received when the communication device... Agent: Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20120302215 - Method and call controller for screening calls using a voicemail system on command of the called party: A method is described for screening calls using a voice-mail system in a communication network (106). A call is initiated between a calling party (102) and a called party (104). The calling party is connected to a voicemail system (108), when the called party (104) answers the call or if... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120302220 - Apparatus and methods for resolving recording conflicts of a digital video recorder: Apparatus and methods are provided which facilitate the resolution of recording conflicts of a digital video recorder (DVR). A DVR identifies a recording conflict between a first recording timer associated with a first television program and a second recording timer associated with a second television program. A communication is initiated... Agent: Echostar Technologies L.L.C.

20120302217 - Determination of non-voice emergency service availability: Determining if non-voice emergency services (NOVES) are available is accomplished via an indicator provided via a control channel and/or via a query to a network entity. For example, a NOVES indicator can be provided, via a control channel message, to a communications device, indicating whether non-voice emergency services (NOVES) are... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120302216 - Method and apparatus for dynamically updating an address book when a mobile device roams from one network to another: A method and apparatus is disclosed for dynamically switching an operating address book upon registering a migrating radio with a visited network. Prior to migrating, the radio uses a first address book in a home network to identify calling radios in the home network, wherein the first address book includes... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.

20120302219 - Monitoring and automating a network of independent wireless remote devices based on a mobile device location: A wireless monitoring and automation network is provided that includes at least one mobile device and a plurality of independent wireless remote devices. Each of the plurality of independent wireless remote devices is configured to have its automated or monitored settings controlled based on the location of the mobile device,... Agent:

20120302218 - Radio communication apparatus, information processing apparatus, communication system, and method of controlling radio communication apparatus: A radio communication apparatus includes a receiving unit configured to receive information controlling a timing at which an access request for accessing an access destination over a network is to be executed. The radio communication apparatus also includes a control unit configured to control execution of the access request with... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120302222 - Methods and apparatus to associate a mobile device with a panelist profile: Methods and apparatus are disclosed to associate a mobile device with a panelist profile. An example method includes initializing a metering application on the mobile device to operate with partial functionality, parsing a message log with the metering application to identify an installation message, extracting a telephone number from the... Agent:

20120302221 - Methods and systems for self-tuning network search algorithms: Systems and methods provide a method for accessing a radiocommunication system. The method includes: selecting one of a plurality of access configurations, wherein each access configuration includes a plurality of software modules; executing the selected one of the plurality of access configurations on a processor of a user equipment (UE);... Agent: St-ericsson Sa

20120302224 - Mobile network operator identification: A mobile device can send a mobile operator identification request to a mobile operator identification server to determine the mobile network operator for a mobile device. The request comprises mobile operator identifier data, which can include data stored at mobile device smart cards and in mobile device memory. The identification... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120302225 - Remote control of electronic devices: A controlling device (e.g., a telephony device) can remotely control various tasks associated with a controlled device (e.g., a personal computer), including the navigation of user interfaces associated with applications or an operating system associated with the controlled device. A task can be controlled at the controlled device by mapping... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120302223 - Selective prioritization of voice over data: Systems, methods, and computer-readable media are described herein for allowing a user or a service provider to selectively prioritize voice communications over data communications. By selectively prioritizing voice communications over data communications, the number of dropped calls in the mobile telecommunications network can be significantly reduced.... Agent:

20120302226 - Workspace energy management using multifactor presence detection and mobile phone identity verification: A workspace energy management method and system control the power state of workspace appliances using multi-factor presence detection and mobile phone identity verification. Multifactor presence detection substantially reduces the risk that workspace appliances will be powered-up in response to erroneous detection of presence at the workspace (e.g., false positive). Mobile... Agent:

20120302229 - Machine-to-machine device triggering using session initiation protocol uniform resourse identifier: A machine-to-machine communication proxy node is presented herein. The proxy node may be used as a translation device in machine-to-machine communications. For example, if an application server in a packet based network initiates communication with device in a mobile network, the proxy node may be utilized to translate application domain... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120302227 - Multi-rat measurement reporting: An example method for preparing a measurement report on neighbour resources of a multi-RAT mobile station is disclosed. In the example method, the mobile station (MS) supports a plurality of radio access technologies (RATs). The example method comprises receiving a plurality of RAT resource reporting values, each RAT resource reporting... Agent:

20120302228 - Remote power microgenerator device and method: Disclosed is a microgenerator device adapted to retrofit into an existing utility power grid and provide a local means of power generation in remote locations, a relay communication means and a charging station for an electric car. Further disclosed is a method of use, wherein an electrical microgenerator is utilized... Agent:

20120302230 - Wireless communication system and connection method between user equipment and a mobility management entity: The present invention relates to a wireless communication system and a connection method between user equipment and a mobility management entity and comprises: selecting a mobility management entity and requesting identification information for user equipment by a base station when the user equipment is connected; determining whether to assign identification... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120302231 - Computational syndrome detector: Example methods disclosed herein to monitor wireless system operation include processing a plurality of session records describing characteristics of wireless sessions in a coverage area of a wireless system to determine a first time interval for a first wireless device to propagate from a first access point in the coverage... Agent:

20120302232 - Dynamic identity association within a wireless network: A method of providing access to telecommunication services involves receiving a routing information request for terminating a communication with a mobile station located within a visited geographic region, the routing information request including a directory number local to the visited geographic region. A subscriber identity associated with the received directory... Agent:

20120302233 - Migration and activation of services in a network: Methods and system for migrating or activating a service in a network are described. The method for migrating comprises: creating an extended user profile associated with said at least one client in a user profile database, preferably a HSS, said extended user profile comprising migration server routing information; registering said... Agent: Koninklijke Kpn N.v.

20120302234 - Internetworking for circuit switched fallback: In some implementations, a method includes presenting a network node as a Visited Location Resource (VLR) for User Equipment (UE) to Mobile Management Entity (MME) in a Long Term Evolution (LTE) system. The network node includes an SGs interface to the MME in the LTE system and a MAP interface... Agent:

20120302235 - Self configuring and optimisation of cell neighbours in wireless telecommunications networks: The present invention relates to a cellular communications network and in particular to the problem of identifying cells for neighbour lists, or handover candidates when the cells are identified by a limited number of non-unique identities. The present invention includes a method for a radio base station, wherein the base... Agent:

20120302237 - Circuit switching user agent system, communicating device, and service providing method used therefor: A circuit switching user agent system includes a service processing device arranged in a home network of an IMS (IP Multimedia Subsystem)/MMD (Multi-Media Domain). The circuit switching user agent system also includes a communication device arranged in a visited network where a mobile terminal has visited, the communication device having... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120302238 - Circuit switching user agent system, communicating device, and service providing method used therefor: A circuit switching user agent system includes a service processing device arranged in a home network of an IMS (IP Multimedia Subsystem)/MMD (Multi-Media Domain). The circuit switching user agent system also includes a communication device arranged in a visited network where a mobile terminal has visited, the communication device having... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120302236 - Method for registering communication terminals with base station devices by using virtual appliances: A method for the registration of a communication terminal is provided. In some embodiments of the present invention, a communication terminal is registered with a base station by searching and executing a virtual appliance that contains base station software with which the communication terminal pre-subscribed. In some embodiments of the... Agent: Avaya Inc.

20120302240 - Apparatus and methods for group wireless transmit/receive unit (wtru) handover: Apparatus and methods of handing over a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) that belongs to a group of WTRUs from an originating base station to a target base station are described. A method includes the WTRU obtaining information regarding a group to which the WTRU has been assigned and the WTRU... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

20120302242 - Handover proactive association provisioning support method and system: The “HO Proactive Association Provisioning Support, HOPA-ProvS” method/system supports minimizing the handover times of netsurfing smartphones controlled by home Internet Access Devices (IADs) to shared IADs and optimizing earnings from these shared devices. The shared services are provisionable right at the HOs. A Sxyzjkm is made-up from the service of... Agent:

20120302239 - Long-term evolution circuit switched fall back enhancements: The disclosed subject matter relates to an architecture that can provide enhancement with respect to circuit switched fall back. In particular, the architecture can reduce the signaling and delay of conventional systems that are necessitated by establishing a radio resource control connection prior to establishing the circuit switched fall back... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120302243 - Method of transmitting and receiving radio access information in a wireless mobile communications system: In a wireless mobile communications system, a method of transmitting and receiving radio access information that allows a faster and an efficient way of establishing a radio connection between a terminal and a target base station while performing a handover for the terminal to a cell of the target base... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120302241 - Transitioning of mobile devices within a wireless communication network between multiple radio access technologies: Network re-selection by an idle mobile device between multiple radio access technologies (RATs) is provided for communication networks without a network-based solution. When a user equipment (UE) enters idle mode while camped to a first RAT network, it initiates an out of service search procedure that causes the UE to... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120302244 - Influencing load balancing between radio access technologies: One embodiment of the method includes transferring, by a network element, a user equipment to a different one of the plurality of RATs based on a load balancing determination and a profile for the user equipment. The profile indicates a preference for each of the plurality of RATs, and at... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.

20120302245 - Processing method and system for multi-carrier handover: The present invention discloses processing methods and processing systems for multi-carrier handover, wherein one of the processing methods comprises: a source base station, determining, according to a obtained supported-carrier-aggregation relationship among cells in an adjacent base station, a target Primary Cell (Pcell) and target Secondary Cell (Scell) (s), and notifying... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120302246 - Zone switching in mixed-zone air interface: Embodiments of a system and method for wireless communication are provided. In certain embodiments, a base station provides a first zone using a first version of the communication standard and a second zone using a second version of the communication standard. In certain embodiments, the base station determines whether a... Agent:

20120302247 - System and method for speeding call originations to a variety of devices using intelligent predictive techniques for half-call routing: A mobile application gateway configured to interconnect mobile communication devices on a cellular network with an enterprise network is provided. The mobile application gateway includes a voice and data signaling gateway configured to provide routing functionalities, service functionalities and admission control. A gateway GPRS support node (GGSN) is configured to... Agent:

20120302248 - Wireless communication routing: A method for routing communications in a communications network between a first User Equipment registered with an access point base station (2) and a second User Equipment is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of determining whether the second user equipment is within network coverage of the access point base... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120302249 - Assigning code space to portable base stations: In addition to other aspects disclosed, a portable base station requests assignment of a portion of a code space from a remotely located control station. The assignment is based upon the location of the portable base station. The portable base station is also capable of transmitting an identification signal using... Agent:

20120302250 - Configuration of rank indicator reporting instances: A method for setting a periodicity and an offset in rank indicator (RI) reporting in a user equipment in a wireless communication system receives a radio resource control (RRC) signal from a base station, decodes a RI periodicity and offset configuration index, sets the periodicity and offset in accordance with... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20120302251 - Transmission rate control method, mobile station and radio network controller: The present invention can flexibly adjust trade-off between the radio network capacity and the radio quality by changing increase step of uplink user data in accordance with the congestion of uplink or the uplink user data type. A transmission rate control method according to the present invention includes the steps... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120302254 - Apparatus and method for determining a location of wireless communication devices: An apparatus, system and method for determining a location of a wireless communication device employing machine-to-machine devices in a communication system. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a processor 920 and memory 950 including computer program code. The memory 950 and the computer program code are configured to, with the... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120302253 - Communication apparatus, method for communication, wireless communication system, wireless base station, and mobile user terminal: The communication apparatus includes an IF that receives positioning information of a mobile user terminal from the mobile user terminal which is able to communicate by using at least one wireless communication scheme; and a controller that detects one or more communicable areas that allow communication by using the at... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120302255 - Method and system for managing images and geographic location data in a mobile device: A method and system for managing images and associated geographic location data in a mobile device generates images using an integrated camera. After generating an image, the system determines a geographic location associated with the image. The system then stores the image, the associated geographic location data, and a record... Agent: Htc Corporation

20120302252 - System and method for generating a location estimate using a method of intersections: The location of a wireless mobile device may be estimated using, at least in part, one or more pre-existing Network Measurement Reports (“NMRs”) which include calibration data for a number of locations within a geographic region. The calibration data for these locations is gathered and analyzed so that particular grid... Agent: Andrew, LLC

20120302256 - Identifying and locating users on a mobile network: A system and method of locating “friends” having mobile devices connected to a network and associated with a user account is disclosed. The method includes sending a request to a mobile device, the mobile device determining its present geographic location and responding to the requestor with this information. This information... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120302257 - Position determination methodology selection: Various methods, apparatuses and articles of manufacture are provided for use in or with a mobile device to identify one or more attributes for each of a plurality of positioning resources available at the mobile device. In an example, positioning resources may provide all or part of a position fix... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120302258 - Setting a reminder that is triggered by a target user device: Disclosed are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for setting a reminder triggered by a target device. A requesting device sends a request to a server to set a reminder triggered by a target device. The request includes parameters, such as a location and a condition that define when... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120302260 - Proximity-dependent events: A calendar application for use with a first portable electronic device includes time-dependent events having a start time and an end time and proximity-dependent events having a specified device ID that corresponds to a second portable electronic device. Both the time-dependent events and the proximity-dependent events are stored in the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120302259 - Systems and methods to determine the current popularity of physical business locations: In general, the invention relates to methods and systems that record the location of a user and transmit targeted content to a user based upon their current and past location information. A network includes a server programmed with a database of location information, a database of user information, and a... Agent: Enhanced Geographic LLC

20120302261 - Control schemes for determining access terminal location: A location of an access terminal is estimated based on signals received by the access terminal. The manner in which a femto cell transmits signals and/or the manner in which the access terminal monitors for signals may be controlled in some cases to facilitate the reception of signals at the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120302263 - Estimating access terminal location based on uplink signals: A location of an access terminal is estimated based on uplink signals that a plurality of femto cells receive from the access terminal. The transmit power of the access terminal may be adjusted in some cases to facilitate the reception of signals at the femto cells during a location determination... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120302262 - Method and process for activating a telematics device without a pre-activated mdn: The described principles provide a method and system for circumventing the use of live MDNs and nongeographic prefixes in new vehicle-hosted telematics devices, while allowing the purchaser/user convenient use of the vehicle-hosted telematics device. The telematics unit is programmed or configured from the manufacturer with the same parameters as a... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120302264 - Communication system and mobile communication device: According to an aspect, a communication system includes at least one mobile communication device, at least one movable communication device, and a server. The mobile communication device includes: a first position information obtaining unit for obtaining position information of the mobile communication device; and a first communication unit for communicating... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120302267 - Apparatus and method for use in a femto cell: A HNB or Femto-Cell base-station arranged to locally re-route text based messages originating form locally residing user equipment or appliances if the destination device is also residing within the area covered by the Femto-Cell. The Femto-Cell base station may be arranged to exert a degree of autonomous control of local... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120302266 - Communicate an internet protocol address to a mobile phone: Embodiments disclosed herein relate to communicating an Internet Protocol address to a mobile phone. For example, an electronic device may create a message that includes the Internet Protocol address of the electronic device. The electronic device may transmit the message to an intermediary for communicating the message as a Short... Agent:

20120302269 - Methods and systems for providing near real time messaging to hearing impaired user during telephone calls: A data connection between a server and an application running on a mobile telephone handset is used to provide caption text of a telephonic conversation between call participants to the mobile phone handset during an active telephone call. Prior to providing the captions, a communication session between the server and... Agent:

20120302268 - Short message service center (smsc) message distributor: A method enabling a device the ability to maintain a personal distribution list (PDL), i.e., a group contact list, via manipulation of text messages sent over the SMS, with service homed on the SMSC. Each PDL is maintained on an SMSC affiliated with the list's originating device and is referenced... Agent:

20120302265 - Vehicle telematics communication for providing vehicle telematics services: A method and system for providing a communication message to a vehicle occupant using a vehicle telematics unit. The method carried out by the system involves receiving a broadcasted message having a plurality of different codes at a vehicle telematics unit, generating a text message by converting at least some... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120302270 - Method and apparatus for providing content providers for recommendation services: An approach is presented for providing data providers for recommendations services. A data provider platform receives at least one request for at least one recommendation from at least one device. The data provider platform further determines context information associated with the at least one device, a user of the at... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120302271 - Fault location and control system for distribution lines: A location and control system automatically locates, identifies, and corrects faults on a distribution system. The fault location and control system includes a central computer connected at one end of the distribution network and one casing installed at various locations along the distribution network. Each casing encloses a radio transceiver,... Agent:

20120302274 - Radio communication apparatus, radio communication system and radio communication method: A radio communication apparatus selectively performs one of a first transmission method using for data transmission a radio resource which is assigned by a radio communication apparatus and which can be used on a contention basis by a plurality of radio communication apparatus and a second transmission method involving random... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120302273 - Reducing spectrum interference between wireless networks: A method and apparatus for reducing spectrum interference between wireless networks. This is realized by arranging at least one sub-coordinating apparatus, namely, a monitoring apparatus, in respective wireless network, and by arranging a coordinating apparatus, namely, an allocation apparatus in the whole network. Wherein, the sub-coordinating apparatus monitors the spectrum... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120302272 - Resource allocation control: There are provided measures for resource allocation control. Such measures may exemplarily include allocating resources based on a resource allocation assignment including at least an assignment of a resource allocation amount of granted resources for transmission to logical channels, for which data is available for transmission, according to a priority... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation

20120302275 - Cognitive control network selection: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus (by example a node with a cognitive control radio CCR) receives first and second messages indicating at least one of a number of nodes per cognitive radio network and amount of traffic per cognitive radio network participating to... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120302277 - Bidirectional microphone system: A bidirectional microphone system is disclosed, including a base station, a wireless microphone and an external control device. A bidirectional wireless communication may be performed between the wireless microphone and the base station. The external control device is connected to the wireless microphone for controlling the wireless microphone via at... Agent: Taiwan Gomet Technology Co., Ltd

20120302276 - Communication system, management apparatus, control method therefor, and storage medium: A management apparatus transmits a registration message to a base station when executing a wireless parameter setting sequence. The base station registers the management apparatus upon the detection of the message. This makes it possible to decrease unwanted communication traffic, and to reduce the time taken to perform the wireless... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120302278 - Methods and devices in a communications network: A method for determining a random access transmission power setting of a first communication device in a communications network includes receiving, at a first communication device, data from a second communication device indicating a random access reception power. The method also includes determining a desired random access reception power of... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120302279 - Outer loop transmit power control in wireless communication systems: Outer-loop power control methods and apparatus are disclosed. In an exemplary embodiment, a short-term block error rate is measured for a received signal, and a coarse adjustment to a target signal-to-interference ratio (SIR) is calculated as a function of the short-term block error rate, a target block error rate, and... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120302280 - Power control method for interference alignment in wireless network: A power control method for interference alignment in wireless network having K transmitters and K receivers is provided. The method comprising: receiving, performed by receiver n (n is an integer, 1≦n≦K−1), a power indication signal of transmitter n+1 from the transmitter n+1; determining, performed by the receiver n, power of... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120302281 - Base station, communication system and communication method: Provided is a base station including a plurality of branches, a storage unit that stores a calibration coefficient of each of the plurality of branches for each combination of other base stations, and a multiplying unit that multiplies a transmission signal from each of the plurality of branches by a... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120302282 - Electronic device with passively combined antennas: Electronic devices may be provided that contain wireless communications circuitry. The wireless communications circuitry may include radio-frequency transceiver circuitry coupled to multiple antennas though a passive coupler. When transmitting signals, the passive coupler can divide transmitted signals between each of the multiple antennas. When using the antennas to receive signals,... Agent:

20120302285 - Method, system, and apparatus for coexistence of plurality of communication technologies in communication device: A method and system for enabling coexistence of a plurality of communication technologies in a communication device is provided. The method includes determining a time offset between a first communication event of a first communication technology of the plurality of communication technologies and a second communication event of a second... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120302284 - Systems and methods for reusing a subscriber identity module for multiple networks: A system for utilizing a SIM device for connecting and subscribing to a local network of local mobile server systems on an ad hoc basis is provided. The system includes a SIM device that has computer readable medium storing instructions that cause the SIM device to store credential data including... Agent: Gigsky, Inc.

20120302286 - Techniques for enhanced co-existence of co-located radios: Techniques for enhanced co-existence for co-located radios are described. A mobile computing device may comprise a first radio module operative to communicate wirelessly across a first link using a first set of communications channels, a second radio module operative to communicate wirelessly across a second link using a second set... Agent:

20120302283 - Wireless communication device and portable electronic device: A wireless communication device for a portable electronic device includes a plurality of wireless communication modules for processing a wireless signal according to a plurality of communication protocols, an antenna module for transmitting and receiving the wireless signal, and a radio-frequency switch circuit for determining which one of the plurality... Agent:

20120302287 - Methods, systems and apparatuses of emergency vehicle locating and the disruption thereof: A system for determining the location of at least one vehicle, the at least on vehicle emitting a detectable signal. The system comprising at least one mobile or stationary detection device that detects the signal emitted by the at least one vehicle. A server with operational software for tracking and... Agent:

20120302288 - Cellular telephone docking interface: A cellular telephone interface and generalized dock that is particularly adapted for use with ANDROID™ telephones which can also connect a wide variety of other mobile telephones to different types of docks, alarm clocks, music platforms and other external devices. Data and audio can both be transmitted via the telephone's... Agent:

20120302289 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling operation thereof: A mobile terminal and a method of controlling an operation thereof are disclosed. In the method of controlling the operation of the mobile terminal, the mobile terminal is communicatively with a head mounted display for displaying an augmented reality (AR) screen obtained by combining a virtual image with a real... Agent:

20120302290 - Mobile phone and method for selecting a sim card: A mobile phone includes at least two subscriber identity module (SIM) cards. The mobile phone queries a number portability database (NPDB) for at least two telecom operators of the at least two SIM cards. The mobile phone queries the NPDB for a telecom operator of an outgoing number dialed using... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20120302292 - Information display system, communication terminal, cellular phone and information display method: Each of the cellular phones includes a specification information storage unit for specifying the cellular phone itself, an image information storage unit that stores image information, an operation information creation unit that creates operation information for operating a display image, and a transmission unit that transmits, to the communication terminal,... Agent:

20120302291 - User character input interface with modifier support: A user interface suited for use on mobile devices for entering characters which may require one or more modifiers is disclosed. The interface may be implemented utilizing a touch screen interface on which a user engages the interface, is provided feedback, and removes the user's touch to enter a character.... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120302293 - Haptic alert device having a linear vibrator: A vibrator designed to be integrated into a portable electronic device as part of a haptic alert device has a linear electric motor that is coupled to actively drive a moveable weight in back-and-forth directions to produce the desired vibration. A lock mechanism has a restraining member that is biased... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120302294 - Illuminated cell phone case: An illuminated cell phone case that includes a one piece bumper that surrounds a perimeter of a cell phone, illuminated indicia that is disposed on a back portion of the illuminating cell phone case and a LED, PCB and battery assembly. The illuminating cell phone case includes one or more... Agent:

20120302295 - Managing projected power outage at mobile radio base sites: Power management methods are provided for projecting the likelihood of forthcoming power outage at one or more mobile radio base sites and for mitigating the effects of such a projected power outage.... Agent:

20120302296 - Mobile terminal and noise prevention structure of mobile terminal: A microphone (130) is fitted with a mounting portion (130a) of a front case (12) in a state being set to a microphone folder (134). A metallic mesh-wise sheet (132) is attached to a front face of the microphone. When an EL sheet (110) on a rear face of the... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120302297 - Adhesive case for a mobile communication device: Devices, methods and systems are directed to a top protection portion and a bottom protection portion to protect a front exterior and a back exterior, respectively, of a mobile communication. The top protection portion and the bottom protection portion may each include one or more adhesive members. The adhesive members... Agent:

20120302298 - Mobile wireless communications device having an antenna assembly with corner coupled rectangular base conductor portions and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a portable housing, a substrate carried by the portable housing, and wireless communications circuitry carried by the substrate. The mobile wireless communications device may also include at least one an antenna assembly carried by the substrate and coupled to the wireless communications circuitry.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

  
11/22/2012 > 140 patent applications in 69 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20120295536 - Method and system for geographically selective handling of broadcast messages in a mobile radio access network: A method for sending a broadcast message in a mobile telecommunications network to a mobile terminal within a local radio coverage area of the mobile telecommunications network, the radio coverage area having a radio access network entity for broadcasting the broadcast message, includes: receiving, at the mobile terminal, the broadcast... Agent: Deutsche Telekom Ag

20120295535 - System and method for delivering content to a wireless station: A system and method for delivering content to a wireless station. An string broadcast station receives message content. The message content may, for example, be in the form of a coupon, an announcement, a menu, a news alert, directions and a link to additional content on a server. The string... Agent: Radius Networks, Inc.

20120295537 - Reconfigurable satcom avionics radio: In one embodiment, a main radio unit for an avionic communication system is provided. The main radio unit includes a software defined radio (SDR) configured to simultaneously provide at least one safety certified channel for a cockpit of an aircraft and at least one other channel for cabin services of... Agent: Honeywell International Inc.

20120295538 - Method of interference reduction by geo-localisation of terminals in a satellite telecommunication network: A process for eliminating interference in a telecommunications network including a multi-beam satellite, a coverage area made up of a plurality of cells in which terminals are located, at least two of the cells, referred to as the first and second cell, being associated with the same frequency band, a... Agent: Eutelsat S A

20120295539 - Ehf communication with electrical isolation and with dielectric transmission medium: A system for transferring electrical signals while providing electrical isolation may include a first circuit and a second circuit electrically isolated from the first circuit. The first circuit may provide a first electrical signal path for conveying a transmit electrical signal and including a first EHF communication unit. The first... Agent: Waveconnex, Inc.

20120295543 - Method and system for chip-to-chip mesh networks: A wireless device comprising a plurality of chips may be operable to communicate wireless signals via a mesh network comprising a plurality of integrated directional antennas on the plurality of chips. Wireless signals may be communicated between the plurality of the chips and/or with devices external to the wireless device... Agent: Broadcom Corporation (irvine, Ca)

20120295541 - Mobile terminal: Disclosed is a mobile terminal. The terminal may include a first communication module for establishing a first communication link with a data storage device, a second communication module for establishing a second communication link with the other electronic device, a third communication module for establishing a third communication link with... Agent:

20120295540 - 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 wireless Internet module; a short range communication module; and a controller for exchanging data through a first communication link using the wireless Internet module, wherein the first communication link is formed based on... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120295542 - System for creating web based applications linked to rfid tags: A system for creating simple and efficient web based applications and using radio-frequency identification (RFID) tags to link the applications to products, fliers, or any other objects and activated by a near field communications (NFC) enabled mobile device using an application maker, a web host server and computer instructions for... Agent:

20120295544 - Exclusive-lock control method for radio communication device: A radio communication device includes, a radio communication device includes, a plurality of IC chips that conducts radio communicate with a reader/writer, a first setting unit that sets one IC chip selected from the plurality of IC chips to an exclusive-lock release state that allows radio communication to be conducted... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120295545 - Methods for use in conjunction with a handheld wireless communication device having an adjunct device coupled thereto: A method includes executing a homing application of the handheld wireless communication device for finding at least one personal object coupled to at least one remote wireless device. The homing application includes generating data to present for display on the handheld wireless communication device a graphical user interface that receives... Agent: Thl Holding Company LLC

20120295546 - Radio communication system, radio base station, network control device, and communication control method: An LTE base station (10-1) incorporates an initiation time for the measurement of the amount of interference and a measurement duration, which act as time information relating to the timing of the occurrence of interference, into load information (LI) messages, which act as interference control information, and transmits the LI... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120295547 - Vehicle, communication system for vehicle, and communication controlling method for vehicle: A vehicle includes a wireless communication device, a PLC processing device, and a communication control device. The wireless communication device wirelessly communicates with a wireless communication device external to the vehicle. The PLC processing device communicates with a PLC processing device external to the vehicle by utilizing, as a communication... Agent: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

20120295548 - System for characterizing mixer or converter response: A network analyzer comprises: a signal source configured to supply an input signal to a device, wherein the device is configured to generate a phase reference signal; a receiver configured to receive the phase reference signal from the device and to measure a phase response of the device according to... Agent: Agilent Technologies, Inc.

20120295549 - Portable device for communicating with a remotely located entity: A portable device is provided for allowing a user operating the portable device to communicate with a remotely located entity. An object or a device connected to an object emits a signal containing an electronic address of the remotely located entity. The portable device includes a button and a wireless... Agent:

20120295552 - Mobile device, step counting method, and gravity direction detecting method: In order to count the number of steps without involving an increase in circuit size or in computational load, a mobile phone includes a three-axis acceleration sensor to detect accelerations in three directions of X axis, Y axis, and Z axis, which are different from each other, a gravity direction... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120295551 - Modular radio communications systems architecture: An adapter for a communications module includes first terminals for connection with a host interface of a given platform, and second terminals for connection with the communications module. The host interface provides signals associated with the platform and power at corresponding first terminals. The communication module provides associated signals and... Agent:

20120295550 - Systems, methods and computer program products for providing compliant delivery of content, applications and/or solutions: Systems, methods and computer program products for providing device independent compliant applications include accumulating device, user and/or peripheral interface data corresponding to a mobile terminal of a user and associating the device, user and/or peripheral interface data with a unique identifier and storing the device, user and/or peripheral interface data... Agent: Exco Intouch

20120295553 - Receiver with transmit signal cancellation: A receiver with transmit (TX) signal cancellation is disclosed. In an exemplary design, an apparatus includes an adjustment circuit, a transformer (e.g., a balun), and a low noise amplifier (LNA). The adjustment circuit receives a version of a TX signal and provides an adjusted TX signal, which may have adjustable... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120295554 - Method and apparatus for tuning a communication device: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a tuning system for a communication device having an antenna, where the tuning system includes at least one first tunable element connected with at least one radiating element of the antenna for tuning the antenna where the... Agent: Paratek Microwave, Inc.

20120295555 - Method and apparatus for tuning a communication device: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a tuning system for a communication device having an antenna where the tuning system includes at least one first tunable element connected with at least one radiating element of the antenna for tuning the antenna where the... Agent: Paratek Microwave, Inc.

20120295556 - Signal transceiver: A signal transceiver includes a first power amplifier coupled to a chip output port of a chip; an impedance transforming circuit; a switching circuit arranged to selectively couple the chip output port to a first port of the impedance transforming circuit; and a receiving amplifier coupled to a second port... Agent:

20120295557 - Wireless communication apparatus having modulated tx clock spur control: A wireless telecommunication apparatus comprising—a baseband for the purpose of generating and receiving base-band signals; —a RF transceiver for the purpose of transmitting and receiving a RF signals, —at least one centralized clock derived from at least one central oscillator; —at least one individual element located within said apparatus and... Agent: St-ericsson Sa

20120295558 - Dynamic cancellation of passive intermodulation interference: A wireless communication node (10) dynamically estimates passive intermodulation (PIM) interference coupled into the node's receive path from the transmission of a composite signal through the node's transmit path. The node (10) then cancels the estimated PIM interference in the receive path. In some embodiments, the node dynamically estimates the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120295559 - Transmit/receive switch: A transceiver includes a first circuit having a connector for connection to an antenna and receiving circuitry, and a second circuit having transmitting circuitry. The first and second circuits are coupled using a balun, where the balun is arranged so that its unbalanced side is in the first circuit and... Agent: Cambridge Silicon Radio Limited

20120295560 - Sonic signaling communication for user devices: A system, methods, and apparatus for sonic signaling communication are disclosed. In an example embodiment, a broadcast device transmits a sonic signal including an audible signal component including primary information and an inaudible signal component including secondary information. The primary information is audibly transmitted from the broadcast device for reception... Agent: Sparcq, Inc.

20120295561 - Compact wide dynamic range transmitter for point to point radio: A radio frequency transmitter comprising a modem which receives one or more input data signals and an adaptive predistortion signal and provides a baseband in-phase signal and a baseband quadrature signal. The transmitter may comprise a power amplifier module which receives the in-phase and quadrature phase signals and provides a... Agent:

20120295562 - Processing audio signals: A method of processing an audio signal transmitted from a remote transmitter and received at a local receiver of an acoustic system, includes at the receiver receiving with the audio signal an indication of remote transmitter gain, determining an overall system gain of the acoustic system from the remote transmitter... Agent: Skype Limited

20120295563 - Satellite signal reception device and control method for a satellite signal reception device: A satellite signal reception device has a reception unit that receives a satellite signal transmitted from a positioning information satellite, a reception state display device for displaying the satellite signal reception state, a reception state evaluation unit that determines the reception condition of the satellite signal received by the reception... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120295564 - General receiver device with adaptive filter: A general receiver device with adaptive filter includes an antenna, a low noise amplifier, a bandpass tracking filter, a single-ended-to-differential converter unit, a mixer, and an adaptive filter. The antenna receives an RF signal. The low noise amplifier amplifies the RF signal for generating an amplified RF signal. The band-pass... Agent: Sunplus Technology Co., Ltd.

20120295565 - System and method for analog interference suppression in pulsed signal processing: A method for suppressing interference signals within a waveform includes performing an analog Fourier transform on the waveform with a hardware circuit to obtain an amplitude spectrum having a plurality of frequency bins and computing a noise floor spectrum from the amplitude spectrum to obtain a noise floor spectrum; creating... Agent: Raytheon Company

20120295574 - Battery management system and method: A battery-management method is performed by a battery-operated device. The method includes allocating a first portion of a battery capacity to a first function and a second portion of the battery capacity to a second function. The method further includes simultaneously displaying a first indicator relating to the first portion... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120295570 - Digital content distribution system for delivering location specific content to an ad hoc group of mobile subscribers computer appendix: A digital content distribution system and method are disclosed for delivering location specific content to an ad hoc group of mobile subscribers. The system consists of a downloadable application that runs on the subscriber's mobile communication device and communicates with a server-based content composer system. The content composer system manages... Agent: E-view Connections LLC

20120295566 - Electronic communication systems and methods for real-time location and information coordination: The present disclosure provides electronic communication systems and methods for real-time location and information coordination between multiple people, such as, for example, in the context of medical emergencies. Specifically, the systems and methods may include a mobile device, a method of operating mobile devices, and a system including a plurality... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.

20120295568 - Handling emergency bearer service: A method of handling an emergency bearer service for a mobile station in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises camping on a cell which provides a normal service or a limited service to the mobile station; and not sending an indicator to a network node when the... Agent:

20120295575 - Intelligent emergency signal transmission system using mobile phone and method thereof: An intelligent emergency signal transmission system using a mobile phone and a method thereof are disclosed. According to the intelligent emergency signal transmission system using a mobile phone and the method thereof, even though the user does not separately perform a key operation, the information indicating that the user is... Agent: Tw Mobile Co., Ltd.

20120295571 - Intelligent network access controller and method: A method, implemented on a programmed processor, for controlling wireless communications to and from a wireless network includes provoking an access request from a wireless device to register the device with an intelligent network access controller; locking the wireless device to the controller; determining a category of the wireless device;... Agent:

20120295573 - Priority connection method for a designated receiver of an emergency phone call, and system for same: A method and system for preferentially connecting a designated receiver of an emergency phone call are provided., An emergency phone call to a predetermined service organization is made when a specific pattern is input or a specific button is pressed. A service organization receives the emergency phone call, recognizes a... Agent: S1 Corporation

20120295572 - Self-calling and emergency reporting method through time setup of mobile terminal, system thereof, and recording medium for recording same: A method of self-calling and emergency reporting by setting a time in a mobile terminal, a system thereof, and a recording medium storing the same are provided. When a particular pattern of a user is input to the mobile terminal while the self-calling program is being executed, the mobile terminal... Agent: S1 Corporation

20120295567 - Stand alone smoke detector unit with sms messaging: A smoke detector unit with built-in global system for mobile communications (GSM) to effect short message service (SMS) with an end user, and short message service (SMS),data transmission or email, with a central station monitoring (CSM) Events such as low battery condition and excessive smoke detection are reported to the... Agent:

20120295569 - System and method for managing communications over a wireless network during an emergency: A system and method for managing an emergency over a wireless network. A wireless station receives an emergency information string broadcast by a string broadcast station. The string broadcast station is operated by law enforcement or other authorized personnel. A wireless station obtains the emergency information string and obtains an... Agent: Radius Networks, Inc.

20120295578 - Automatic remote communication using network telephony: The present invention is a method and apparatus to provide remote communication using network telephony. In a transmitter, an activation message is decoded to generate an activation command. The activation message is sent from an activator via a communication medium in response to a telephony call. An information message is... Agent: Rockstar Bidco, Lp

20120295579 - Communication system and mobile communication device: According to an aspect, a communication system includes a mobile communication device and a communication device. The mobile communication device includes: a position information acquiring unit configured to acquire its own position information; and a communication unit configured to transmit the position information and an emergency signal. The communication device... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120295576 - Enhanced telematic emergency response: An enhanced emergency notification system comprising a vehicle location device located in a vehicle, an emergency notification device located in the vehicle, a receiving/transmitting device, and an emergency responder receiving device. The vehicle location device is configured to provide data regarding a current location of the vehicle. The emergency notification... Agent: Continental Automotive Systems, Inc.

20120295577 - Method and apparatus for handling emergency calls: A method and apparatus for providing location information for subscribers connected to a packet-switched mobile access network in connection with emergency calls made over a multimedia service network. An emergency request is received at the multimedia service network from a subscriber containing the calling number of the subscriber. In response... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericssion (publ)

20120295581 - Methods and apparatus for collecting information about portable device usage: An example method of collecting information about usage of a mobile device involves monitoring first usage of the mobile device associated with accessing, via the mobile device, a first internet website of a communication service carrier providing a service subscription for the mobile device. The example method also involves monitoring... Agent:

20120295580 - Systems and methods to detect fraudulent payment requests: Systems and methods are provided to facilitate fraud detection in payments made via mobile communications. In one aspect, a system includes a data storage facility configured to store payment transaction records associated with phone numbers; and an interchange that includes a common format processor and a plurality of converters configured... Agent: Boku, Inc.

20120295583 - Mobile billing method and system using ars: Disclosed herein is a mobile billing method using an automatic response service (ARS) including (a) receiving an ARS connection number, a payer's number and a mobile terminal number from an ARS server, (b) identifying a franchisee server based on the ARS connection number and requesting billing information based on the... Agent: Kcp Co., Ltd

20120295584 - Mobile billing method and system using ars: Disclosed herein is a mobile billing method using an automatic response service (ARS) through call transfer including (a) receiving a call signal from a mobile terminal to a franchisee server to set a call to the franchisee server, (b) receiving a request for call transfer from a billing relay server... Agent: Kcp Co., Ltd

20120295585 - Prioritisation of charging in an ims network: One aspect provides a method of storing charging data in an IMS network. A message is received at a network entity. A charging priority value of the message relating to charging data associated with the message id identified. The charging priority value is included in a charging request message and... Agent:

20120295582 - Restriction of services for communication terminals to directed numbers: A network node of a cost charging system authorizes communication services provided to communication terminals in a telecommunications system. The network node receives a communication service request from a communications terminal. The network node determines that a subscriber account associated with the communications terminal has entered a limited service mode.... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120295586 - Method for managing information in a telephone and telephone for managing information: Mobile telephone manages stored telephone data and includes a memory that stores telephone data related to at least one of incoming telephone calls to and outgoing telephone calls from mobile telephone, a personal access code entry device that enables a user of mobile telephone to enter a personal access code,... Agent: Naxos Finance Sa

20120295589 - Bio signal based mobile device applications: Techniques for providing bio signal based mobile device applications are disclosed. In some embodiments, a system for bio signal based mobile device applications includes a bio signal sensor (e.g., biosensor) or multiple biosensors (e.g., multiple biosensors for EEG detection, or multiple biosensors that can each detect different types of bio... Agent: Neurosky, Inc.

20120295588 - Mobile device and nfc service protection method of the mobile device: In a near-field communication (NFC) service protection method of the mobile device, the mobile device includes an NFC controller, one or more security elements, a global positioning system (GPS) and a storage system. The method sets a security code for an NFC service of each of the security elements according... Agent: Chi Mei Communication Systems, Inc.

20120295587 - Trusted mobile device based security: A method for performing user security operations using a mobile communications device includes, storing at least one security credential for a user in the mobile communications device, receiving a request from a client computer to perform an action requiring the stored at least one security credential, wherein the request includes... Agent: Google Inc.

20120295590 - Advanced social networking: A networking system which employs a central computer and at least one cellular telephone. The system allows the central computer to, in response to an inquiry from a remote user, to place the inquiry accessible to other users and to communicate an alert message to another remote user via a... Agent:

20120295598 - Apparatus for viewing of content contained therein on a nearby display screen: An apparatus is provided for viewing content on a display screen. The apparatus includes a portable device adapted to allow viewing of content on a nearby display screen which is not physically connected to the portable device. The portable device includes a memory that stores the content, or a portion... Agent:

20120295599 - Call setup method for mobile virtual private network and access point apparatus thereof: A call setup method is provided for a MVPN which includes at least one access point apparatus, at least one database, and a plurality of users. The database records a private extension number, a user phone number, and a user identity module of each user and a link address of... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute

20120295591 - Cellphone changing an electronic display that contains a barcode: A cellphone with a camera takes a photo of a barcode in a screen that can show different images. The barcode is decoded into a URL, and the cellphone uses wireless Internet access to visit the website of the URL. The website then makes a different image, that also has... Agent:

20120295595 - Integrated alcohol detection and mobile communication apparatus and method: The alcohol level of a first user is measured. The sensed alcohol level is transmitted to a mobile device. At the mobile device, first options associated with the sensed alcohol level of the first user are presented to a second user and changes in the blood alcohol level of the... Agent:

20120295596 - Managing, directing, and queuing communication events using image technology: Embodiments of a system and method are disclosed for initiating a call-back sequence using image technology. Embodiments include capturing an image using an image sensor, sending the captured image to a communication system, searching a database of images for persons corresponding to the captured image, sending a request in a... Agent:

20120295593 - Method and system for playing a media file and targeted advertisements upon receipt of a phone call: A method and system for playing media files and advertisements upon the receipt of incoming calls is disclosed. In accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, a user may selected specific media files, for instance video files, to play when the user's cellular telephone receives an incoming call whether... Agent:

20120295600 - Method to detect calls on an amr-wb capable network: Embodiments of the present invention include methods and arrangements to detect an end-to-end call on a AMR-WB capable network involving at least one monitored identity. According to an embodiment of the invention, call events related to the at least one monitored identity through at least one intercepting control element in... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120295594 - Performance center mobile supervisor application: Methods and systems for supporting the remote monitoring and control of automatic call distribution systems are provided. In particular, an application for execution on a mobile device is provided. The application presents ACD system status information to a supervisor of the ACD system. The application additionally accepts control input from... Agent: Avaya Inc.

20120295597 - Systems and methods for providing context-based movie information: Systems and methods are provided for generating context-based movie information. For example, a movie application on an electronic device can obtain show times of a movie from multiple movie theaters. In some embodiments, the movie application can combine one or more show times into a single time slot in order... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120295592 - Vehicle component identification and configuration registry reporting system: A method and system for utilizing a telematics unit on a telematics-equipped vehicle as a register for ECU Critical Information (ECI) associated with the ECUs in the vehicle, which may include their serial numbers, configurations, software images, and other data includes the telematics unit querying ECUs within the telematics-equipped vehicle... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120295601 - System and method for providing a mobile phone directory service: A method and system for registering a mobile phone number with an operator registration service. The method comprising receiving an electronic message including a unique subscriber name provided by a mobile phone subscriber and extracting the unique subscriber name from the electronic message and a mobile phone number associated with... Agent:

20120295602 - Method and apparatus for providing called party data to a subscriber of a call forwarding system via at least one mobile network: A method and apparatus for providing called party data to a subscriber of a call forwarding system via at least one mobile network. In one embodiment, the method includes processing an incoming call to a subscriber device of a call forwarding system, identifying a calling number and a called number... Agent: Ureach Technologies, Inc.

20120295603 - Accessing a base station: Method, base station and computer program product for controlling access to the base station, the base station being arranged to serve a zone, the zone comprising a first cell implementing an access mode as one of an open access mode, a hybrid access mode, and a closed access mode. Operating... Agent:

20120295605 - Interference reduction for a wireless communications network: An apparatus, method and program reduce interference in interfered cell sites of a wireless communications network. A cell site is a region in which wireless communications are provided to mobile devices, and the interfered cell sites being cell sites where mobile devices are subject to interference signals from at least... Agent:

20120295606 - Measurement reporting of inter-rat cells of more than one rat in geran: Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for measurement reporting In one aspect there is provided a method. The method may include receiving, at a user equipment from a base station, a first message providing one or more parameters for measurement reporting, selecting one or more first cells... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120295607 - Method and system for establishing a service relationship between a mobile communication device and a mobile data server for connecting to a wireless network: A method and system for establishing a service relationship between a mobile communication device and a mobile data server for connecting to a wireless network are disclosed. In accordance with one embodiment, an Internet browser receives a request to establish a service relationship between a mobile communication device and a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120295604 - Receiver of a mobile communication device: A mobile communication device receiver for receiving a communication signal of a base station via a carrier includes a filter, a scanner and a first controller. The scanner is configured to scan a frequency range in order to determine a spectral distribution of interference within and/or adjacent to the carrier.... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag

20120295608 - Interferer detection and interference reduction for a wireless communications network: An apparatus, system, method and program detect and reduce interference in cell sites of a wireless communications network. A cell site from the cell sites of the wireless communications network is selected and signal code power measurements from mobile devices in the cell site are received so that the sources... Agent:

20120295610 - Method, apparatus, and system for measuring aggregated carrier cell: A method for measuring an aggregated carrier cell includes: obtaining, by a user equipment, measurement configuration information of an aggregated carrier cell, where the measurement configuration information includes signal estimation value information and a corresponding measurement period thereof; obtaining, by the user equipment, a measurement period of a non-active component... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120295609 - Methods and apparatus for underperforming cell detection and recovery in a wireless network: In some embodiments, an apparatus includes a monitor module, a detector module and an adjustment module. The monitor module is configured to receive a set of indicators from a wireless network. The detector module is configured to detect an underperformance condition during a time period and within a first cell... Agent: Reverb Networks, Inc.

20120295611 - Compensating for coverage holes in a cellular radio system: In a method and a device for automated compensation for a cell/sector outage parameters of uplink power control are adjusted in order to tradeoff coverage versus quality. The uplink power control parameters can be continuously optimized in response to traffic and network characteristics thereby providing for an optimized performance degradation... Agent:

20120295612 - Mobile station, base station, communication system, and communication method: A mobile station capable of communication through a plurality of radio interfaces differing in at least one among radio scheme and frequency band, includes a determining unit that determines execution of concurrent communication based on a communication state of the mobile station, the concurrent communication concurrently using the radio interfaces... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120295614 - Modular cell phone for laptop computers: A communication system including a wireless communicator including a baseband modem for connecting to the Internet via a cellular network, and a connector for physically connecting the wireless communicator to a laptop computer port, and a laptop computer including a wireless modem for communicating in a wireless mode with the... Agent:

20120295613 - Radio communication device and radio communication method: When communication quality exceeds the first threshold, the radio communication terminal 300 starts connection with the radio communication system 120 and establishes the radio link L2 to the radio communication system 120. Further, a handover from the radio link L1 to the radio link L2 is performed when the communication... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120295615 - System and method for joint passive interception of satellite and cellular communication: Methods and systems for communication interception that apply joint processing to signals and information obtained from a satellite communication network and from a cellular communication network. A processing unit processes intercepted signals from the satellite and cellular networks using shared hardware. The processing unit extracts information related to target users... Agent: Verint Systems Ltd.

20120295616 - Apparatus and method for performing cell selection to home cell or private network in a mobile communication system: An apparatus and method for performing cell selection to a Home cell or a Private network in a mobile communication system are provided, in which a User Equipment (UE) determines a candidate cell by measuring a serving cell and neighbor cells, receives an indicator indicating a Home cell or a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120295618 - Methods and apparatus for controlling provisioning of a wireless communication device: Methods and apparatus for controlling provisioning of a wireless communication device in a cellular network may include maintaining, at a network component, a provisioning status database comprising status information corresponding to provisioning in a home location register of one or more wireless communication devices for one or more cellular networks.... Agent:

20120295617 - Selectively extending a waiting period before an originating user equipment fails a call based on network information of one or more target user equipments: In an embodiment, network information associated with a plurality of user equipments (UEs) is determined by an application server. For example, the network information can include information indicative of whether the respective UEs are connected to fast-response networks or slow-response networks. The application server receives a request from an originating... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120295619 - Selecting a cell associated with a radio access technology: Embodiments herein include a method in a base station serving a cell for assisting a user equipment to select a cell. The method comprises the step of sending a message comprising a reference to a service class and a priority level associated with a radio access technology used by the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120295620 - Advanced legacy mobile station domain (almsd) intersystem handoff without anchor network bearer support: A method for intersystem handoff of a Mobile Station (MS) from an Anchor Mobile Switching Center emulation (MSCe) to a Target MSCe that both support Advanced Legacy Mobile Station Domain (ALMSD), wherein the MS is in communication with a B-Party. The Anchor MSCe sends a handoff request to the Target... Agent:

20120295623 - Methods and apparatuses for positioning a node in a wireless communications system using different ran/rats: A method in a positioning node (100) for selecting a positioning method is provided. The positioning node is connected to a plurality of radio access networks of different access technologies and to a plurality of core networks. The positioning node receives (201) from a requesting node, a request for a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericcsson (publ)

20120295621 - Mobile communication method and exchange: The present invention includes the steps of: receiving, from a mobile terminal (UE) having moved from a management area of an exchange (SGSN #1) to a management area of an exchange (SGSN #2), a location update request signal including a temporary subscriber identifier, at the exchange (SGSN #2); sending, from... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120295624 - Offloading method and device for enhancing mobility: The present invention provides an offloading method and device for enhancing mobility, used for solving the technical problem of poor mobility in the current offloading and network construction solution. The present invention discloses that: a Network Address Translating (NAT) gateway is deployed in an upper layer of a Femto Node... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120295622 - Using mobility statistics to enhance telecommunications handover: A method of operating a communications network (20) comprising a wireless terminal (30) which communicates with a network node (22) comprises using the wireless terminal (30) to perform measurements relative to plural cells of the network, and then using the wireless terminal (30) or the network node (22) to make... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120295625 - Handover preprocessing system, mobile terminal, base station: A technology is disclosed that provides a handover preprocessing system and the like, the handover preprocessing system capable of eliminating waste of resources used as a result of notification being reissued of a CSG cell for which access is not granted. According to the technology, the handover preprocessing system is... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120295626 - Radio relay station and control method: A relay node (200) transmits a terminal handover request, which requests permission for a terminal handover, or a relay station handover request, which requests permission for a relay station handover, to a radio base station (100A). When the relay node receives a handover instruction which instructs a relay station handover,... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120295627 - Call setup method for mobile virtual private network and access point apparatus thereof: A call setup method is provided for a MVPN which includes at least one access point apparatus, at least one database, and a plurality of users. The database records a private extension number, a user phone number, and a user identity module of each user and a link address of... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute

20120295629 - Communication system and method for mitigating interference in hierarchical cell structure: A method for mitigating interference at a small base station in a hierarchical cell structure is provided. In the method, the small base station checks a sub-frame allocated to macro user equipment by using a downlink signal received from a macro base station when an interference candidate user equipment list... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120295628 - Mobile terminal device and control method thereof: A cellular telephone device includes: an external connection unit that communicates with a PC; a wireless communication unit that wirelessly communicates with a base station; and a control unit that controls the external connection unit to send data received by the wireless communication unit to the PC or controls the... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120295630 - Method and device for transferring radio access technology/frequency of selection priority: An informing method and equipment for index parameter of access type/frequency of selection priority are provided. Said method includes that a Mobility Management Entity (MME) receives the voice capabilities and settings reported by User Equipment (UE) (101); the MME generates a Radio access type/Frequency of Selection Priority (RFSP) index according... Agent: China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology

20120295631 - Method of bringing a wireless telecommunication cell into dtx mode: In a method and system for automatically bringing a cell into DTX mode, a time period is introduced during which the outcome of bringing a cell into DTX mode is observed. The cell can return to a transmission mode if the outcome is non-satisfactory as determined by some criteria. Hereby... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120295637 - Collaborative location/orientation estimation: It is inter alia disclosed to estimate at least one of a location and an orientation of a first-type device (11) at least based on respective location estimates for one or more signal sources (10), wherein at least one location estimate for a signal source (10) of the one or... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120295638 - Communication system and mobile communication device, and server for communication system: According to an aspect, communication system includes a server and a first mobile communication device. The server is configured to transmit, when acquiring a search request of a mobile communication device, search information related to the search request to the first mobile communication device. The first mobile communication device includes:... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120295632 - Indoor map distribution: A device may send registration information for a location dependent application that is associated with an area to a location dependent application information server device. The device may receive, from a user device that is within the area, a request for the location dependent application. In addition, the device may... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab

20120295635 - Information processing apparatus, management method, and non-transitory computer-readable medium thereof: There is provided an information processing apparatus including an information acquirer configured to acquire information transmitted from an access point, a movement determiner configured to determine whether or not the information processing apparatus is moving, and a registration deletion determiner configured to determine, based on the acquired information and a... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120295636 - Location-transmitting device for determining location of a wireless communication device: A location-transmitting device autonomously transmits a signal containing location data for the location-transmitting device to any nearby wireless communication device. The wireless communication device may then transmit said location data to a third party, such as an E-911 dispatch center or a provider of a commercial location-based service.... Agent: Empire Technology Development LLC

20120295634 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal and controlling method thereof are disclosed, by which a preset function is executed at a location of the mobile terminal in case that the mobile terminal initiates a battery charging using a wireless charging power generated from an external wireless charging medium. The present invention includes initiating... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120295633 - Using user's social connection and information in web searching: The present disclosure relates to web searching, and more particularly to using a user's information, such as the user's geographic location, and social connections, such as geographic location of one or more friends of the user, in web searching, e.g., such as in filtering and/or ranking search results, identifying relevant... Agent:

20120295639 - Discovering nearby places based on automatic query: Architecture that enables a user to define areas of interest in advance, and while in motion (e.g., driving, walking, riding, etc.), the architecture automatically notifies the user and/or user device based on notification criteria such as when the user (user device) is near a specific point of interest which matches... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120295640 - User behavior model for contextual personalized recommendation: A user behavior model provides personalized recommendations based in part on time and location, particularly to users of mobile devices. Entity types are ranked according to relevance to the user. Example entity types are restaurant, hotel, etc. The relevance may be based on reference to a large-scale database containing queries... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120295642 - Positioning time interval control device and positioning time interval control method: A positioning time interval control device for controlling a time interval for measuring a position includes an obtaining unit configured to obtain a movement state and a movement speed of a mobile terminal, and a positioning time interval setting unit configured to set the time interval for measuring the position... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc

20120295641 - Wireless communication device, information processing device, communication system, and location determination method: A detection unit detects an error of second location information by designating first location information periodically or aperiodically acquired on the basis of information from an artificial satellite, designating the second location information periodically or aperiodically acquired on the basis of information from a base station serving as a connection... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120295643 - Method, an apparatus and a network node for selective paging of user equipments in cellular mobile networks: The present invention relates to the field of selective paging in cellular mobile networks, in particular to a method, an apparatus, and a network node for use in selectively paging a user equipment (UE) in a plurality of cells in which the UE is estimated to be located. Accordingly, a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120295644 - Dynamically configurable audience response system: A dynamically configurable audience response system includes multiple handsets communicatively coupled to a wireless aggregation point. Each handset includes at least one dynamically configurable operating parameter, such as a handset ID that identifies that handset, one or more parameters defining a communication channel that the handset can use to communicate... Agent: Sanford, L.p.

20120295645 - Delayed and time-space bound notifications: Architecture that enables alerts and notifications to have priorities and time/space durations. Non-critical alerts can be displayed in a non-obtrusive manner and alert/notifications coalesced. Alerts/notifications can be assigned priorities, thereby enabling the alerts/notifications to be non-intrusive to the user. Methods include detecting when the user is using a mobile phone... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120295646 - Integration of cellular phone detection and reporting into a prison telephone system: The present subject matter is directed to an apparatus and methodology for monitoring for the occurrence of use of unauthorized telecommunications equipment within a designated area. The present subject matter has particular utility to the corrections environment in that it discloses a methodology for detecting and reporting the unauthorized operation... Agent: Global Tel*link Corporation

20120295647 - Method, server, and terminal for displaying short message icon: The present disclosure provides a method, server, and terminal for dynamically modifying a short message icon. The method includes: receiving a first short message sent to a recipient user terminal, where the first short message carries sender information and recipient information of the short message; selecting, according to the sender... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120295648 - Disabling access point notifications: Disabling wireless access point notifications is described. In some implementations, wireless access point notifications on a mobile device can be disabled when movement of the mobile device is detected. In some implementations, wireless access point notifications on a mobile device can be re-enabled when the mobile device detects that the... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120295649 - Distributed blind source separation: Systems and methods for using distributed processing in conjunction with blind source separation techniques for signal processing and acquisition in sensor network environments are provided. In the distributed blind source separation framework, sensors each perform some processing of sensor signals rather than transmitting such signals over long distances, and/or outside... Agent:

20120295650 - Radio communication system, radio terminal, radio network, radio communication method and program: A wireless communication system comprises: a setting notifying means for notifying, to a radio terminal, setting information related to at least one of the radio terminal's collection of measurement information and the radio terminal's reporting of the measurement information to a radio network; a status notifying means for notifying, to... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120295651 - Adaptive array base station and communication method for adaptive array base station: To transmit at least a part of control information by adaptive array control, an adaptive array base station (1), which assigns to a mobile station a part of each of a control information region including control information and a user data region separated from the control information region in a... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120295652 - Apparatus and method for requesting uplink radio resources: An example apparatus is provided that may provide for transmission of a first scheduling request and increment an alert counter upon transmitting the request. The apparatus may then determine if uplink resources have been received and, if not, provide for transmission of a second scheduling request. The apparatus may increment... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120295653 - Base station apparatus and communication method: A base station apparatus includes a primary transceiver and a processing unit for controlling the primary transceiver to communicate with the related communication apparatuses during a full scan period. The full scan period includes at least one sub-scan period, during one sub-scan period, the processing unit performs a primary communication... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20120295654 - Measurements and information gathering in a wireless network environment: Disclosed are methods, apparatus, computer readable media and other implementations, including a method for communicating network information. The method includes transmitting a request message from a mobile device to an access point, and receiving, at the mobile device, a reply message transmitted from the access point in response to receiving... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120295656 - Method and apparatus for controlling power in wireless communication system: A base station in a wireless communication system and a method for controlling power by the same are provided. The method includes receiving channel state information from a mobile terminal, calculating information regarding a Modulation order Product code Rate (MPR) of the mobile terminal using the channel state information, and... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120295655 - Mobile device, method and machine-readable storage medium for adjusting radio power: A mobile device camping on a radio access network is provided. The mobile device includes an antenna, a radio frequency module, a detector and a processor. The RF module transmits a data packet to the radio access network via the antenna according to a radio power. The detector detects a... Agent: Wistron Corp.

20120295657 - Base station, communication control method, and wireless communication system: A base station includes an obtaining unit and an instructing unit. The obtaining unit obtains, from another base station that communicates with a mobile device, a propagation delay amount between the other base station and the mobile device. When a propagation delay amount between the base station and the mobile... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120295659 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal is provided including: a fixed network access control module for connecting the terminal with an analog user line and notifying the central processor that the mobile terminal is connected with the fixed telephone network in the situation where the analog user line is connected to the analog... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120295658 - Single chip multimode baseband processing circuitry with a shared radio interface: A multimode communication integrated circuit comprising baseband processing circuitry with a shared radio interface. Various aspects of the present invention may comprise a processor module adapted to perform various processing (e.g., baseband processing) in support of multimode communications. A first radio module may be communicatively coupled to the processor module... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120295660 - Information exchanging apparatus: An information exchanging apparatus capable of exchanging information with a plurality of outside apparatuses has: a first wireless communicator including a telephone transmitter and telephone receiver for wireless telephone communication with one of the outside apparatuses; a second wireless communicator other than the first wireless communicator; a transmitter arranged to... Agent: Rohm Co., Ltd.

20120295661 - Electronic device: An electronic device is provided comprising a camera obtaining an image, and a controller that performs a control operation based on a gesture recognized from the obtained image, wherein the controller performs a predetermined function of an application being executed when a predetermined gesture of a user is recognized, wherein... Agent:

20120295662 - Universal remote: A universal remote control system and method for employing a centralized database for programming the universal remote control (URC) to control the operation of appliance(s). The appliance(s) may or may not be made by different manufactures. The centralized database is accessible via the Internet and includes many different appliances made... Agent:

20120295663 - Calibration apparatus and system of portable terminal: A calibration apparatus of a portable terminal capable of performing calibration without disassembling a case of the portable terminal without a cable insertion hole in the case, and a system thereof are provided. The calibration system includes a calibration jig, including a cable coupler in which a Radio Frequency (RF)... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120295664 - Wireless access point: A wireless access point may be in the form of a femtocell basestation in a cellular network. In order to establish a connection into the cellular network, an identity token is required for authorisation. A remote service, accessible over a Wide Area Network such as the interne, can register with... Agent: Ubiquisys Limited

20120295665 - Proximity and ambient light sensor with improved smudge rejection: An integrated proximity and ambient light sensor assembly includes an emitter of an IR proximity signal, and a detector configured to detect the IR proximity signal from the emitter when the apparatus is sensing proximity, and to detect ambient light when the apparatus is sensing ambient light. The assembly includes... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120295666 - Wireless communication device, impedance adjustment method, casing position detection method and information display method: A wireless communication device (100) includes a first casing (10) and a second casing (20), and is switched between at least a first state and a second state by displacement of the first casing (10) and the second casing (20). The first casing (10) includes a first conductor (15) and... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120295667 - Cradle for mobile phones: A cradle for a mobile phone includes a rear bearing surface; left and right side walls; two guide rails being located on the front side of the left and right side walls and protruding laterally from the side walls; a bottom part comprising a connector element for mechanically and electrically... Agent: Core Wireless Licensing S.a.r.l.

20120295668 - Semiconductor device, manufacturing method thereof, and mobile telephone: Provided is a technology capable of inhibiting a shield film formed over a surface of a sealing body from peeling from the surface of the sealing body, and inhibiting a part of the shield film from bulging from the surface of the sealing body. The present invention is characterized in... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation

20120295670 - Power consumption management in a mimo transceiver and method for use therewith: A mobile communication device includes a first wireless transceiver that receives a first inbound RF signal and that transmits a first outbound RF signal based on a first power supply signal. A second wireless transceiver receives a second inbound RF signal and that transmits a second outbound RF signal based... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120295669 - Voltage indicating circuit for mobile phone battery: The present invention discloses voltage indicating circuit for mobile phone battery, comprising: a battery, a mobile phone baseband module and a battery voltage detection module, wherein power input terminals of the mobile phone baseband module and battery voltage detection module are coupled with an anode of the battery, and a... Agent:

20120295672 - Mobile terminal and control method thereof: The present invention relates to a mobile terminal and control method thereof capable of managing power consumption. The mobile terminal according to an embodiment of the present invention may include a battery unit configured to supply power to an electronic element mounted on a terminal body, a measurement unit configured... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120295671 - Solar powered wireless speakerphone with power storage for charging external devices: A portable device includes a wireless communications module configured to communicate with a communication device, a rechargeable energy storage device coupled to the wireless communications module, a solar power cell coupled to the rechargeable energy storage device configured to charge the rechargeable energy storage device and a port coupled to... Agent: Scosche Industries, Inc.

20120295673 - Wireless system and method for controlling wireless system: A wireless system includes: a paging chip arranged to selectively generate a notification signal according to a paging signal; and a processing chip arranged to switch from a first mode to a second mode upon receiving the notification signal, wherein power consumption of the processing chip in the first mode... Agent:

20120295674 - Systems, methods and devices for convergent communications: Systems, devices and methods for convergence of a variety of communication sources are presented. More particularly, embodiments relate to a radio communications gateway device and associated methods, that is lightweight, small, portable, secure, and useful for converging communications via handheld radios to an internet protocol network having a variety of... Agent: By Light Professional It Services

  
11/15/2012 > 150 patent applications in 71 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20120289146 - Radio receiver and method for receiving and playing signals from multiple broadcast channels: A radio receiver may comprise a receiver adaptable for receiving a plurality of broadcast streams over a plurality of broadcast channels, wherein the receiver will attempt to receive a selected broadcast stream on a selected broadcast channel, and if the selected broadcast stream is not receivable on the selected broadcast... Agent: Clear Channel Management Services, Inc.

20120289147 - Distributing content and service launch objects to mobile devices: Embodiments of methods, systems and apparatuses for distributing content over a communication network are disclosed. One method includes managing, by at least one content distribution server, a plurality of content, assisting in preloading at least a portion of the content to a storage element associated with a wireless device, identifying... Agent:

20120289148 - Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for utilizing a repeating function to improve quality of service: Methods, systems, and computer-readable media provide for utilizing a repeating function to improve quality of service. According to embodiments, a method for utilizing a repeating function to improve quality of service is provided. According to the method a first mobile cellular device is selected. An instruction is transmitted to the... Agent: At&t Bls Intellectual Property, Inc.

20120289149 - Hopping wireless medical care and monitoring device and method of operation: The present invention is related to a hopping wireless medical caring and monitoring system, which is an ANT multiple nodes hopping network and comprises at least one hopping node, at least one physical status measuring apparatus, a server and at least one user-end apparatus. The server communicates with the at... Agent:

20120289150 - Data transmission system for forwarding data using a plurality of antennas: A data transmission system transmitting data using a relay is provided. The relay selects a transmission terminal from a plurality of terminals connected to a base station. During a first time slot, the base station transmits base station data to the relay and the transmission terminal transmits terminal data to... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120289151 - Method of handling attach procedure and related communication device: A method of handling attach procedure for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises performing an attach procedure to a network of the wireless communication system, receiving an attach reject message of the attach procedure including a reject reason associated to an access point... Agent:

20120289154 - Electronic device and operating method thereof: The present invention relates to an electronic device and a method of operating the electronic device. There are provided an electronic device and a method of operating the electronic device that may more effectively resolve handover request collisions by using a specific field value included in a handover request message.... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120289152 - Mobile station including a short-range radio section and corresponding method: A mobile station includes a radio section which communicates with a base station, and a short-range radio section for performing short range radio communication independently of the radio section. A backlight mounted on a display portion of the mobile station can be selectively turned on and off. The operation of... Agent: Trusted Logic

20120289153 - Techniques for wireless communication of proximity based content: A system and method for communication of proximity based content is disclosed between a mobile computing device having a Short Range Communication (SRC) device and a Proximity Short Range Communication (PSRC) device associated with a location or object using near field magnetic induction. The SRC device and/or the PSRC device... Agent:

20120289155 - Wireless media system and player and method of operation: A wireless media player and a related system and methodology are disclosed. One aspect of the wireless media player system pertains to a virtual connector system, apparatus, and method for the automatic establishment of wireless connectivity with other electronic devices. In one embodiment, the media player device employs the use... Agent:

20120289158 - Inquiry response event control: A system for selectively expediting connection establishment between apparatuses. In at least one example implementation, an apparatus may comprise at least a control entity and a communication entity. The control entity may transmit a command to the communication entity, the command instructing the communication entity to set certain operational parameters.... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120289161 - Method of power negotiation between two contactless devices: The invention is a method of power negotiation between a first contactless device and a second contactless device which provides an electromagnetic field set to a first power level. The method comprises the steps of: a) sending a request from the first device to the second device. The request targets... Agent: Gemalto Sa

20120289159 - Multiple apparatus selection via touch: A system for expediting connection establishment between apparatuses. In at least one example implementation, an apparatus may transmit discovery messages and may receive response messages. If any of the response messages are determined to satisfy predetermined response criteria, the apparatus may further determine if any of these response messages (e.g.,... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120289156 - Multiple uses of an e-book reader: An e-book reader aids in the translation and display of a query. The translation is done by an external website. Another use is for a website to make a customised electronic tourist guide downloadable to the reader, based on an itinerary provided by the user. Also, a reader and cellphone... Agent:

20120289160 - Sensor-based touch inquiry control: A system for selectively expediting connection establishment between apparatuses. In accordance with at least one embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus may sense a first change in the disposition of the apparatus, and may initiate device discovery based on the first sensed change. A determination may then be made... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120289157 - Touch inquiry: A system for expediting wireless connection establishment between wireless-enabled apparatuses. In at least one example implementation an apparatus may transmit discovery messages for discovering other apparatuses. The apparatus may receive one or more messages responding to the discovery message, and may determine whether any of the received responses satisfy a... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120289162 - Incoming/outgoing-talk unit and incoming-talk unit: The present specification discloses an incoming/outgoing-talk unit having an ear-hook unit, a cartilage conduction vibration unit that makes contact with ear cartilage in a state where the hook unit is hooked to the ear, an outgoing-talk unit, and a unit for performing short-range wireless communication with the mobile telephone. Further... Agent: Rohm Co., Ltd.

20120289163 - Method and device for ranking frequencies: A method and a device for ranking frequencies are provided. The method includes: acquiring the strongest m frequencies in the neighboring cells as alternative frequencies, wherein m is greater than 1; after a preset period, acquiring all the n frequencies in the current neighboring cells; acquiring a frequency with the... Agent: Spreadtrum Communications(shanghai) Co., Ltd.

20120289164 - Frequency division multiple access communications within a device: A radio transceiver device includes circuitry for radiating electromagnetic signals at a very high radio frequency both through space, as well as through wave guides that are formed within a substrate material. In one embodiment, the substrate comprises a dielectric substrate formed within a board, for example, a printed circuit... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120289165 - Apparatus and method for multi-signal interference-avoiding data transmission: The present technology provides an apparatus and a method for transmitting data via two or more FM signals in an interference avoiding manner. The apparatus comprises at least two FM transmitters. Each FM transmitter is configured to transmit a FM signal on a particular FM channel characterized by a certain... Agent: Sierra Wireless, Inc.

20120289166 - Automating dial attempts to a telematics or cellular device: A system and method of managing communications with a vehicle telematics unit includes determining that a data transmission to a vehicle telematics unit over a wireless carrier system has failed; automatically performing a network registration check with the wireless carrier system to determine the registration status of the vehicle telematics... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120289167 - Testing and calibration of radio communications equipment: A system for testing and calibrating communications equipment or modules. A processor is configured to perform a test or calibration procedure on a communications unit under test (UUT) in response to commands entered by an operator. Test and measurement instruments arranged to be responsive to the computer include a power... Agent:

20120289169 - Agile remote radio head: A system for providing wireless communication is provided. The system comprises a radio transceiver comprising a plurality of configurable receivers and transmitters and a programmable processor, wherein the programmable processor is operable to configure at least some of the plurality of receivers and transmitters to operate using an operational mode... Agent: Rockstar Bidco Lp

20120289168 - Compact modular upgrade for gmr software defined tactical radio: A software-defined tactical radio solution meets the original JTRS SWaP goals by providing four complete software-defined 125W (peak) radio channels in four modules that replace the four UT modules of the current GMR design, while retaining the GVA and NIU of the GMR. Two dual transceiver modules each include two... Agent: Bae Systems Information & Electronic Systems Integration, Inc.

20120289170 - Method and apparatus for providing uplink control signalling in a multi-radio access environment: Various methods for providing control signaling in a multi-radio access environment are provided. One example method includes implementing radio resource management and a general link layer jointly across at least two radio access technology modules, and selecting one of the radio access technology modules to perform control signaling in a... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120289171 - Extending the upper frequency limit of a communications radio: A communications radio or transceiver having an extended upper operating frequency limit of at least 6 GHz. The radio includes a first IF conversion stage for receiving and downconverting a RF input signal to a first IF signal, and a second IF conversion stage for downconverting the first IF signal... Agent:

20120289172 - Array antenna system: A method for an antenna system including a transmitting phase array antenna including a transmitting antenna subarray including a number of antenna elements transmitting on a first frequency and a receiving phase array antenna including a receiving antenna subarray including a number of antenna elements. The transmitting antenna subarray antenna... Agent: Saab Ab

20120289173 - Interface of multi chip module: Disclosed herein is an interface of a multi chip module transmitting and receiving data among a plurality of chips. An interface of a multi chip module includes a communication unit that is provided in the chips and transmits and receives the data; and a radio communication unit that is provided... Agent: Samsung Electro-machanics Co., Ltd.

20120289174 - Compact dual transceiver module for a software defined tactical radio: A Dual Integrated Core Engine Transceiver “DICE-T” combines two transceivers into a single module. The transceivers are based on mobile processors typically used in handheld devices which have TDPs of less than 2 Watts, thereby allowing two transceivers to fit without overheating into a space typically occupied by a single... Agent: Bae Systems Information & Electronic Systems Integration, Inc.

20120289175 - Individually phase controlled rf oscillators for antenna beam steering: A method of controlling the phases of RF output signals from a number of radio transmitters. A given radio has at least one synthesizer as a source of its RF output signal, and the synthesizer produces an output the phase offset of which relative to a reference signal is controlled... Agent:

20120289176 - Mobile communications radio receiver for multiple network operation: A mobile communications radio receiver for multiple radio network operation includes an RF unit for generating a first down-converted signal from a radio signal received from a first radio network and a second down-converted signal from a radio signal received from a second radio network. Further, the receiver includes a... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag

20120289177 - Low-complexity diversity reception: A receiver may comprise a plurality of signal processing paths, a bin-wise combiner, and an inverse transformation block. Each signal processing path may comprise a transformation block that is operable to transform a time-domain digital signal to an associated frequency-domain signal having a plurality of subband signals. The bin-wise combiner... Agent:

20120289178 - Femto base station, energy-saving coordination node, wireless communication system and computer program: A Femto base station which is arranged to connect to a wireless communication network and to generate a first cell for providing a wireless communication service to at least one user equipment existing within a coverage area of the first cell, comprising a transceiver comprising a transmitter and a receiver... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120289179 - Home network roaming management for ecall-only subscribers: A Home Public Land Mobile Network (HPLMN) or home network immediately accepts a registration requests from “eCall-only” subscribers attempting to register with any Visitor Public Land Mobile Networks (VPLMNs) or roaming network. This avoids unnecessary delays in the establishment of an eCall (emergency call) that might be otherwise introduced by... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120289181 - In-vehicle emergency call service registration and call setup using follow-on request: A follow-on request is used in the registration request of an eCall-only mode in-vehicle system (IVS) to keep the connection alive between the registration and the emergency call setup in order to speed up the overall signaling process before sending eCall data for the eCall-only mode IVS. In this manner,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120289184 - Methods and apparatus for use in processing disconnected emergency calls and other communications involving mobile communication devices and the remote monitoring thereof: Techniques for use in producing an incoming call message for a mobile-terminated call to a mobile communication device which operates in a wireless communication network are described. When the mobile-terminated call is a non-emergency call, data indications in one or more data fields of the incoming call message are set... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120289183 - 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 supporting use of EXTENDED SERVICE REQUEST messages for packet services, and a controller module originates a... Agent:

20120289182 - Priority registration for in-vehicle emergency call service: An eCall is an emergency call that may (i) be initiated automatically by a wireless terminal due to a trigger event (e.g., a vehicle involved in an accident) or manually by a user and (ii) include additional data sent automatically by the terminal to a recipient entity, e.g., a Public... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120289180 - Proactive probe by ecall-only in-vehicle system: Proactive registration probes are conducted by an eCall-only IVS prior to an emergency to determine network availability and which available roaming networks a registration request will be approved by the home network. The results of this probing are stored and managed by the IVS. If no suitable roaming network can... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120289185 - Priority registration for in-vehicle emergency call service: An eCall is an emergency call that may (i) be initiated automatically by a wireless terminal due to a trigger event (e.g., a vehicle involved in an accident) or manually by a user and (ii) include additional data sent automatically by the terminal to a recipient entity, e.g., a Public... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120289186 - Method for discovering preferred mobile computing locations: A method for discovering preferred mobile computing locations includes monitoring amount of time a mobile computing device is located within a cell tower region; and monitoring amount of time a mobile computing device is located within a Wi-Fi region. Afterwards, the method collects mobile computing device location data corresponding to... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.

20120289187 - Public wireless network performance management system with mobile device data collection agents: Mobile user auditing system and method for monitoring at least one available network accessible by a mobile user within a mobile communications environment. The mobile user auditing system includes an acquisition device to acquire, from the mobile user, data related to at least one of: service coverage for the mobile... Agent: Netmotion Wireless, Inc.

20120289189 - Method and apparatus for reliable transmission of charging detail records: A charging detail record transmission capability is provided herein. A mobile gateway (MG) generates charging detail records (CDRs) intended for delivery to a charging gateway function (CGF). The CDRs are propagated toward both a first and second charging data function (CDFs). The first and second CDFs buffer the CDRs. The... Agent:

20120289188 - Payment transactions on mobile device using mobile carrier: A user makes a purchase request through a merchant app on a mobile device, such as by selecting an item for purchase. A mobile SDK of a payment provider is installed in the merchant app. The payment request includes the phone number for the mobile device. The payment provider verifies... Agent: Ebay Inc.

20120289190 - Method and system for location-dependent billing for services: A method and system for location-dependent billing for services that are available to mobile terminals. A mobile terminal may access a fixably installed external location tag, and may obtain from the external location tag a billing rate code, which may then be forwarded from the mobile terminal to a central... Agent:

20120289192 - Beacon and management information elements with integrity protection: Certain aspects of the present disclosure relate to protecting integrity of transmitted messages in a wireless communications.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120289194 - Communication system and communication method: To provide a communication system including a mobile terminal which can prevent leak of information even if the mobile terminal is lost and reproduce previously accumulated confidential data without losing newly created and updated confidential data. A mobile terminal includes connection state judging device which detects a line connection state... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120289191 - Method and apparatus for handling incoming status messages: An approach is presented for handling incoming status messages with respect to a request and/or a communication channel (e.g., PSMS). A PSMS client causes, at least in part, a transmission of a request over a communication channel, the request originating from an application associated with a device. A status message... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120289193 - Method and apparatus for monitoring and theft prevention: There is provided a device comprising a mobile broadband module comprising radio communication means. The device further comprises at least a first SIM for providing user domain services and at least a second SIM for providing service domain services. The second SIM is isolated from an end user of the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120289201 - Apparatus and method for unlocking mobile phone: The disclosure provides an apparatus and a method for unlocking a mobile phone. Both the apparatus and the method support the specific operations of a sensing component module, a judgment module and an unlocking performing module; wherein the sensing component module is configured to recording the time at which a... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120289198 - Authentication in a roaming environment: One embodiment of the invention provides a mobile communication network architecture that includes a first base station (e.g., a first base station controller and/or a first transceiver station), a second base station (e.g., a second base station controller and/or a second transceiver station), a mobile client, and a server coupled... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120289196 - Compact form factor integrated circuit card and methods: A compact form factor integrated circuit card. In one embodiment, a Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card is disclosed. In one embodiment, the SIM card has overall dimensions optimized for a particular application; e.g., 12.30 mm (±0.10 mm)×8.80 mm (±0.10 mm)×0.67 mm (+0.03/−0.07). In another embodiment, the SIM card has overall... Agent:

20120289200 - Input device for inputting password or the like and mobile telephone having the input device: A contact sensor capable of inputting a character by tracing a character with user's finger is arranged in a region of a ten-key unit of a mobile telephone. When registering a password to release a key lock, a user traces a shape of a line, a character, a number, or... Agent: Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd.

20120289199 - Portable electronic device, authentication system and method for controlling portable electronic device: The mobile electronic device is provided with: a first communication unit which performs communication; an operation unit which includes a plurality of first keys having numbers assigned respectively thereto; a display unit which, in response to the operation of at least one of the plurality of first keys, displays the... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120289195 - Remote mobile device information retrieval: Technologies are generally described related to remotely retrieving information from a mobile device. One example method for distributing information via a mobile network may include receiving, by a first mobile device from a second mobile device, a data request for a first set of information, wherein the data request includes... Agent: Igrs Engineering Lab Ltd.

20120289197 - Sim lock for multi-sim environment: An apparatus with a memory and computer program code configured, with a processor, to start an application; to read a file from a first subscriber module and to determine if there is an active subscriber module lock of the first subscriber module; in response to determining that there is an... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120289202 - Pseudo-interactive input processing in wireless environments: An electronic communication device includes a buffer and a controller. The buffer stores characters as they are being input by a user. The controller transmits the stored characters over a network when the number of characters stored exceeds a threshold. The controller also dynamically adjusts the threshold time period.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120289204 - System and method for controlling mobile device profile tones: A system and method are provided that utilize a set of heuristics to more intelligently determine when to utilize an audible tone associated with a notification profile or other mechanism used to alert a user of events such as an incoming instant message. The heuristics employed consider the layering of... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120289203 - System and method for providing notifications on a mobile device: A method is provided which comprises, upon detecting a particular event, determining that a notification is to be provided for the particular event; and activating a light source acting as a camera flash to provide the notification. The method may further comprise determining if an image capture application is currently... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120289205 - Apparatus and method for anonymous calls to and from cellular telephones: The invention is a system of modified cellular handsets and specially-programmed telephone exchanges operated so as to hide from telephone network operators the true identities of the parties to a telephone call. The invention includes features to hide the true identity of the user of a cellular telephone.... Agent:

20120289207 - Enforcing limits on free and/or discounted electronic communications: Limits are placed on the number of free and/or discounted communications (such as voice calls and text messages) available to a user, based on the number of communications received by the user. A user is given an allotment of credits, each worth one or more free and/or discounted communications. A... Agent: Pinger, Inc.

20120289210 - Method and system for providing transfer service between mobile terminal and telematics terminal: The present invention relates to method and system for releasing terminal switching between a mobile terminal and a telematics terminal, and the method according to the present invention comprises receiving from the mobile terminal a terminal switching release request including an identification code representing terminal switching release; restoring information of... Agent: Kt Corporation

20120289208 - Method of conducting operations for a social network application including activity list generation: In one embodiment, a method of conducting operations for a social network application, comprises: generating a notification list of recent activities of users of the social network application, wherein the notification list includes (1) at least one activity within the social network application of a first user and (2) at... Agent:

20120289209 - Method of conducting operations for a social network application including activity list generation: In one embodiment, a method of conducting operations for a social network application, comprises: generating a notification list of recent activities of users of the social network application, wherein the notification list includes (1) at least one activity within the social network application of a first user and (2) at... Agent:

20120289206 - System and method for managing schedules in mobile device: A system and a method that automatically manages schedules in a mobile device via the schedule text message are provided. The method includes receiving a schedule text message, extracting at least one schedule from the received text message, and adding at least one extracted schedule to a schedule management application... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120289211 - Enhanced calling features: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for scheduling and initiating calls. For example, a request for a prospective call between a caller and a callee can be received via a server. In response to a determination that both the caller and the callee are available, a call... Agent: Mbte Holdings Sweden Ab

20120289212 - Data transmission in a telecommunication conference: A communication terminal into which communication data can be input and which can receive a message signalling that at least one further communication terminal is ready to receive the communication data. Following receipt of the message, a transmission device configured to operate in a first mode, in which it sends... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh

20120289213 - Bring call here selectively: A communication system includes logic to detect a second communication device in proximity to a first communication device engaged in a call, and to provide a substantially uninterrupted transfer of selected parties to the call to the second communication device. A proximate device may be identified as one capable of... Agent: Searete LLC, A Limited Liability Corporation Of The State Of Delaware

20120289218 - Hearing aid compatibility in a wireless communications device: A wireless communications device and method for providing an output signal. The device includes a control unit for controlling the operation of the wireless communications device; a selection element connected to the control unit and configured to allow selection of several modes of output coupling for generating the output signal... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120289214 - Method for limiting the use of a mobile communications device: The present invention relates to a method for limiting the use of a mobile communications device, the mobile communications device comprising a user interface, the steps of the method comprising determining the physical speed at which the mobile communications device is travelling; comparing the physical speed to a preset threshold... Agent: 10n2 Technologies

20120289217 - Safety features for portable electronic device: A portable device includes a safety feature that prevents some forms of use when the device is moving. The device may detect its speed or movement, compare that to a threshold, and provide a response or blocking function upon exceeding that threshold. The device may be a cell phone configured... Agent: Zoomsafer Inc.

20120289215 - System and method for automatically enabling a car mode in a personal communication device: In one embodiment, a system for transmitting information to a personal communication device (PCD) is provided. The system includes a communication module for being positioned in a vehicle. The communication module is configured to generate a vehicle status signal indicative of the vehicle being in a moving state and to... Agent: Ford Global Technologies, LLC

20120289216 - System and method of wireless communication: A method of providing wireless communication service to a mobile phone is provided. The method comprises identifying common mobile phone applications and selectively supported mobile phone applications, installing the common mobile phone applications and the selectively supported mobile phone applications in read only memory of the mobile phone, each of... Agent: Sprint Communications Company L.p.

20120289219 - User initiated virtual mobile management: A virtual device management system for wireless handheld devices such as tablets, smart phones, M2M, etc., based upon user initiated session, upon which a dedicated communication channel is established with the wireless device. The system includes processes and protocols employed in user initiation methods such as SMS, or data channel,... Agent:

20120289222 - Initializing femtocells: A femtocell may be initialized on a network by automatically contacting a network service provider. The access point then automatically downloads an initial configuration from a bootstrap server belonging to the network service provider. In some cases, a femtocell access point may automatically determine, after boot up, whether it was... Agent:

20120289221 - Intra-premises content and equipment management in a femtocell network: System(s) and method(s) are provided to route traffic and signaling between a set of networked femto access points (APs) and devices served there from, and enable management of content and equipment that is part of a network functionally coupled to the set of networked femto APs. Networked equipment spans a... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120289220 - Method and apparatus for realizing integrity protection: Provided in the present invention are a method, an apparatus and a system for realizing integrity protection. The method includes the following steps: a relay node (RN) receives a message, from a base station, carrying integrity protection information; the RN provides integrity protection for the transmitted data according to the... Agent:

20120289223 - Mobile telephony module and method for determining a cell as being appropriate: The invention proposes a GSM communication module that offers the means for the application that controls it to specify to it a set of desired criteria relating to the characteristics of the packet switching service offered by the cell. This set of criteria can be taken into account by the... Agent:

20120289224 - Method and a radio base station for handling of data traffic: The invention relates to an arrangement (130) in a radio base station (10) for handling data traffic within a cell of the radio base station (10), which radio base station (10) is comprised in a telecommunications network. The arrangement comprises a determining unit (131) arranged to determine a maximum power,... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120289225 - Gateway rollout: A method for providing satellite communications coverage for a geographical area includes operating a plurality of gateways including a first gateway and a second gateway. The first gateway is configured to utilize at least one first spot beam associated with at least one first coverage area, and the second gateway... Agent: Viasat, Inc.

20120289226 - Cellular access point for search and rescue: The cellular access point for search and rescue is a cellular basestation and associated control computer providing functions for the location of cellular handsets in collapsed structures and to provide a means for rescue team members to communicate with trapped accident victims.... Agent:

20120289228 - Av avatar system and method for interacting with mobile device: The present invention provides a system for use with a first communication device and a second communication device. The first communication device can provide a first registration communication, whereas the second communication device can provide a second registration communication and a location communication. The system includes a communication portion, a... Agent:

20120289227 - Gesture-based commands for a group communication session on a wireless communications device: In an embodiment, a user equipment (UE) detects that a user has made a pre-defined gesture that is associated with setting up a group communication session (GCS) with a communication group. The UE transmits a call request message to an application server to request set-up of the GCS. In another... Agent: Qual Comm Incorporated

20120289229 - Mobile radio communication system: A mobile radio communication system having a mobile radio communication network and a mobile radio subscriber appliance, wherein a unit in the network layer of the core network of the mobile radio communication network is configured to transmit to the mobile radio subscriber appliance a first message, based on an... Agent: Intel Mobile Communciations Gmbh

20120289230 - Mobile terminal and mobile communication method: Even when the mobile terminal (UE) redirected from the UMTS cell to the LTE cell by the redirecting technology cannot start the communication with the LTE system, the communication with the UMTS system can be started. A mobile terminal (UE) according to the present invention is instructed to be redirected... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120289234 - Handoff to base station having enhanced capabilities: A method and a wireless transmit/receive unit perform a handoff to a target base station having enhanced capabilities. A dual mode manager triggers a capabilities query for information regarding enhanced capability of the target base station, wherein the enhanced capability includes transmission in accordance with a high speed data mode.... Agent: Ipr Licensing, Inc.

20120289231 - Method and apparatus for improved mobile communications in heterogeneous wireless networks: Various methods and devices are provided to address the need for improved mobile communications in heterogeneous networks. In one method, an anchor-cell transceiver node communicates with a mobile device via a primary link. The anchor-cell transceiver node conveys information for the mobile device to the mobile device by routing at... Agent:

20120289233 - Method and arrangement for supporting handover of a mobile terminal in certain scenarios: Method and arrangement in a mobile terminal in a wireless communication system, for supporting a handover from a serving cell to a target cell. The method comprises determining 104a if the mobile terminal has moved in a predefined way in relation to at least one potential target cell. The determining... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120289232 - Service dependent inactivity timer: A node (20) of a communications network proposes an inactivity timer parameter for a radio access network bearer. The inactivity timer parameter indicates for how much time the bearer may be inactive for a session or a connection while the bearer is still allocated resources of the radio access network.... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120289235 - Technique for managing call-routing numbers for mobile communication networks: A technique for managing call-routing numbers in a mobile communication network using a distributed switching system is provided. The switching system embodies a cluster configuration, wherein incoming at least one cluster of the switching system comprises a plurality of cluster members, each of which is capable of routing an incoming... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120289236 - Method for spectrum sensing in cognitive radio networks with open wireless architecture: This invention relates to a method for controlling location distribution of sensing nodes, selection of sensing nodes, control of sensing implementation and process of performing spectrum sensing in cognitive radio networks of open wireless architecture (OWA) systems. Specifically, the invention relates to an efficient and reliable method minimizing time overhead... Agent:

20120289237 - Allocating an ip subnet address in a local network comprising a plurality of devices and connected to the internet: A local network is provided comprising a plurality of devices and connected to the Internet. The network is configured as a local IP subnet in which the devices each have a corresponding IP subnet address. One of the devices is a femtocell base station. A user terminal connected to the... Agent:

20120289238 - Radio network controller and wireless communication method: A radio network controller for a wireless communication system, in which a dedicated channel and an enhanced dedicated channel are switched and assigned for an uplink for each call, includes a throughput estimation unit that estimates a throughput, wherein the throughput is expected when the enhanced dedicated channel is assigned... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120289239 - Device resources sharing for network resource conservation: Systems and methods for device resource sharing for network resource conservation are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method can include, for example: detecting that multiple devices are attempting to access a same content source over a mobile network. The same content source can then be polled once in a single... Agent:

20120289240 - Method and device for determining a cooperation area: A method and a device for determining a cooperation area for a mobile terminal in a cellular network, wherein the mobile terminal determines its n strongest interferers; wherein the cooperation area is selected for the mobile terminal regarding the n strongest interferers; and wherein the cooperation area includes m base... Agent:

20120289244 - Contextually aware mobile device: A method for determining if a mobile device is in a vehicle includes monitoring an acceleration of the mobile device for a time interval during a period of time. The method also includes calculating one or more characteristics of the acceleration of the mobile device during the time interval and... Agent:

20120289243 - Cooperative positioning: A system for determining a position of a pair of portable devices in close proximity to one another, the system comprising: a first portable device configured to form first positioning data for use in accordance with a first position determination mechanism; and a second portable device operable to calculate a... Agent: Cambridge Silicon Radio Limited

20120289241 - Direction-enhanced navigation: A system for providing positioning functionality in an apparatus without having to implement dedicated hardware. An apparatus that desires to receive directional information may receive a message from another apparatus (e.g., access point or AP). The AP may operate in various modes that, for example, may provide directional information to... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120289249 - Estimating the location of a wireless terminal based on signal path impairment: A technique for estimating the location of a wireless terminal at an unknown location in a geographic region is disclosed. The technique is based on the recognition that there are traits of electromagnetic signals that are dependent on topography, the receiver, the location of the transmitter, and other factors. For... Agent: Polaris Wireless, Inc.

20120289246 - Location-based services in a femtocell network: System(s) and method(s) are provided to route traffic and signaling between a set of networked femto access points (APs) and enable location-based services. A femto AP in the set of femto APs is functionally linked to a routing platform that manages traffic and signaling, and is functionally connected to a... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120289245 - Method and apparatus for time-aware and location-aware marketing: Methods and systems for communicating inferred information to a wireless device user are disclosed. A method comprises determining a location of the wireless device and a time of day at the location of the wireless device inferring an interest of the wireless device user and transmitting data to said device;... Agent:

20120289242 - Network diagnostic system for analyzing the performance of a radio network during functional over-the-air operation: An apparatus for determining network health, the network comprising a plurality of network base station transceivers in bidirectional communication with radios operating in the network, a first radio transmitting a transmitted signal. The apparatus comprises first and second devices for determining respective first and second signal parameters of respective first... Agent:

20120289247 - Radio node, positioning node, and methods therein: Embodiments herein relate to a method in a radio node (10,12) for enabling timing measurement for positioning of a user equipment (10) served in a cell (11) controlled by a radio network node (12). The radio node configures the uplink and/or downlink signal for use by the user equipment (10)... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120289252 - System and method for determining mobile device location: A computer-implemented mobile device locating method is provided. The method includes determining a current cell sector of a mobile device and comparing the current cell sector with a cell sector list of previously determined cell sectors. A current location of the mobile device is determined if the current cell sector... Agent: Wavemarket, Inc.

20120289248 - System and method for network management: Various systems and methods for network management are disclosed. In one embodiment, a network management system comprises a receiver for receiving data from a plurality of entities, including base stations and/or subscriber handsets, a processor for generating a network map or a recommendation based on the received data, a display... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120289251 - System and method for using location information to execute an action: A system and method is provided for using location information associated with wireless devices. The system includes a wireless device, a location system, and a feature server. The wireless device includes any wireless apparatus having wireless communications capabilities. The location system can generate location information pinpointing the location of the... Agent:

20120289250 - Timed fingerprint locating for idle-state user equipment in wireless networks: A user equipment (UE) location in a wireless network can be determined by leveraging geometric calculations for an overlaid bin grid framework mapping the wireless network area to store differential values for each frame of the bin grid framework for each pair of relevant NodeBs. A timing offset can be... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120289253 - Intelligently providing user-specific traffic-related information: A method, system, and medium are provided for distributing transportation alerts to computing devices in accordance with factors, such as device-specific and location-specific factors. In embodiments of the present invention, travel alerts, including public alerts associated with certain areas, are formatted or held prior to delivery, based on safety concerns,... Agent: Hntb Holdings, Ltd.

20120289256 - Geographically constrained network services: A method and system arc disclosed for determining the geographic location of a user communicating on a communications network such as the Internet. In one embodiment, a provider of a product or service: (a) receives the user's phone number (or other identification for contacting the user's station), and (b) supplies... Agent:

20120289254 - Proximity-based task notification: This document describes proximity-based task notification. By notifying a user of an entity at which the user can perform a task when that entity is near to the user, the techniques enable the user to decide, at a time and location likely convenient to the user, whether or not to... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120289255 - Selective communication for digital coupon distribution: A proprietary website is maintained on which merchants can access their account, in order to add, delete, and amend digital coupons available. Consumers can download a mobile application to their mobile device and geographical co-ordinates selectively receive digital discount coupons displayed on the consumers mobile device when the consumer physically... Agent:

20120289257 - Apparatus and method for acquiring the position of a portable terminal: An apparatus for acquiring a position of a portable terminal includes a position estimating unit for estimating a position of a portable terminal based on prestored reference information, and a control unit for detecting—the position of the portable terminal using information from a server, wherein when there is a failure... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120289258 - Public wireless network performance management system with mobile device data collection agents: Mobile device tracker and method for tracking movement of mobile devices within a mobile communications environment. The mobile device tracker includes an acquisition device to periodically acquire location data for the mobile device within the mobile communications environment, and a plotter to identify on a map of a geographical region... Agent: Netmotion Wireless, Inc.

20120289259 - Methods and apparatus for associating mapping functionality and information in contact lists of mobile communication devices: A technique to provide mapping functionality in an address book of a communication device involves displaying a menu list of functions associated with a contact entry of the address book, including a function to display on a map a location of an address listed in the contact entry; receiving an... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120289260 - Methods and apparatus for line selection in a communication device: Embodiments of an apparatus and methods for selecting a communication line from two or more lines on a communication device are described herein. The communication device comprises a display module, an input module, a line selection module, and a communication module for making a call over a network to a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120289261 - Communication device, storage medium and method for processing instant information using the communication device: In a method for process information using a communication device, a plurality of specific events of the communication device and sets a receiver number of a receiver device are set. A specific message comprising predetermined characters and state information of the communication device is complied, upon the condition that one... Agent: Chi Mei Communication Systems, Inc.

20120289262 - Method for providing visual effect messages and associated communication system and transmitting end: A method for providing visual effect messages on a receiving end and associated transmitting end configuration is provided. At the transmitting end, visual effect positions and visual effects of messages are determined according to an input message. The visual effect positions and visual effect information are transmitted to the receiving... Agent: Mstar Semiconductor, Inc.

20120289265 - Remote messaging for mobile communication device and accessory: Message notifications to an accessory from a mobile communication device are provided according to some embodiments of the invention. When a message such as a text message, email, and/or voicemail is received at a mobile communication device, the mobile communication device can notify an attached accessory that a message has... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120289263 - System and method for providing short message targeted advertisements over a wireless communications network: A method and system for providing targeted advertisement information to consumers over a wireless communications network. In one embodiment, local advertisers register to advertise on wireless communications devices that are in close proximity to the advertiser. As a consumer enters a cell site that is near the location of the... Agent: Bellsouth Intellectual Property Corporation

20120289264 - Transmission frame and radio unit with transmission frame: For transmitting messages in a radiotelecommunications network from a first subscriber station, a transmission frame at least two data fields with data in a first data format transmitted in a first data field of the short message, and data in a second data format, different from the first data format,... Agent: Ipcom Gmbh & Co. Kg

20120289266 - Cognitive radio base station and communication method thereof in multi-user multiple-input multiple output cognitive radio network system: A communication method for a cognitive radio (CR) base station in a multi-user multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) CR communication system including the CR base station and CR terminals, may include calculating, from an interference channel, an orthogonal projection matrix to be used for removing interference on a primary user through use... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

20120289267 - Method for interference alignment in wireless network: A method for interference alignment in wireless network having 3 transmitters and 3 receivers which are equipped with M antennas is provided. The method comprising: transmitting, performed by each of the 3 transmitters, a pilot signal known to the 3 receivers; estimating, performed by each of the 3 receivers, each... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120289268 - Method and device for acquiring a path loss: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method and a device for acquiring a path loss. The method includes: determining a current location of a terminal according to traffic channel signal strength of a current cell accessed by the terminal and broadcast control channel signal strength of at least one... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120289269 - Power-save operation supporting apparatus, power-save operation supporting method, storage medium and base station: [Solution to problem] The power-save operation supporting apparatus includes an estimation means to estimate degree of degradation of the service quality which is caused in the case that power-save control is carried out to any base station, and a selection means to select the base station as a candidate base... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120289274 - Communication terminal and communication method: A communication terminal includes: a notification information acquiring section which acquires notification information containing information related to all frequencies allocated to cells provided by a base station that provides access-restricted cells; a frequency information storing section which stores cell information containing information contained in the notification information; a frequency selecting... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120289271 - Data distribution system, server, base station, and method: A data distribution system includes a mobile station, a base station, and a server that distributes data to the mobile station via the base station. The base station transmits information about a line condition between the base station and the mobile station to the server. The server distributes data to... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120289272 - Method and apparatus for allocating cognitive radio network spectrum based on aggregation: A method and an apparatus for allocating a cognitive radio network spectrum based on aggregation. The method includes: obtaining information about unoccupied spectrum fragments and unit capacity information of a secondary users on different spectrum fragments, and constructing a solution matrix; calculating a reference index corresponding to the solution matrix,... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120289273 - Method and apparatus for generating/parsing resource allocation indication message: A method, a transmitter and a receiver for generating a resource allocation indication message are provided. The method includes, if M serving zones provide one of at least two service types, mapping each of one of N and N−1 resource units to a resource mapping identity represented by one bit,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120289270 - Power control of control channels in an lte system: In some examples, a method for power control of control channels in a radio communication system is described. The method may include transmitting, with a first transmission power, first scheduling data in a common search space of a PDCCH. The method may also include transmitting, with a second transmission power,... Agent: Empire Technology Development LLC

20120289275 - Device and method of channel information feedback for multi-cell mimo: A mobile terminal is provided in the present invention, comprising: a channel state information feedback calculating unit configured to calculate a channel state information feedback between the mobile terminal and a serving cell of the mobile terminal and those between the mobile terminal and all cooperating cells; a channel quality... Agent:

20120289276 - Communication apparatus and methods for managing a communication indication assessment procedure and a wireless communications service in communications apparatus: A communication apparatus is provided. The communications apparatus includes multiple radio modules and a manager. Each of the radio modules is arranged to provide a predetermined wireless communications service in compliance with a predetermined protocol. The manager is arranged to handle a communication indication assessment procedure of the radio modules... Agent: Media Tek Inc.

20120289277 - Privacy control in push-to-talk: In one embodiment, a computer program product for suppressing incoming audio in a Push-To-Talk (PTT) session includes a computer readable storage medium having computer readable program code embodied therewith, the computer readable program code including computer readable program code configured for receiving a request sent from an originator communication device... Agent: Tikl, Inc.

20120289279 - Independent power consumption management in a mimo transceiver and method for use therewith: An integrated circuit (IC) includes a multi-input multi-output transceiver system that includes a plurality of RF transceivers. Each RF transceiver includes an RF transmitter that transmits a transmit signal at a selected transmit power, based on a transmit power control signal and a corresponding RF receiver for receiving a corresponding... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120289278 - Methods and arrangements in a wireless communication system: Methods are provided in a first radio network node for supporting transmission power adjustment of a mobile terminal and in a second radio network node for assisting the first radio network node in supporting such adjustment. The first radio network node and the mobile terminal are adapted to operate on... Agent:

20120289280 - Multiservice communication device with logical control channel: A multiservice communication device includes a plurality of transceivers that wirelessly transceive network data with a corresponding plurality of networks in accordance with a corresponding plurality of network protocols, wherein at least one of the plurality of transceivers further transceives control channel data with a remote management unit contemporaneously with... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120289281 - Beamforming from multiple transmission sites: According to one embodiment, a method includes selecting a first transmission site from a plurality of transmission sites based on the quality of a first channel between the first transmission site and an endpoint. The method further includes determining a first precoding matrix corresponding to the first transmission site. The... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120289284 - Cell type information sharing between neighbor base stations: The present invention relates to a method and arrangement for cell type information sharing between neighbour base stations in a telecommunications system. One embodiment comprises informing a second radio base station serving a second cell and having a neighbour relation with a first cell served by a first base station,... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120289283 - Method of and apparatus for user equipment to select an access base station: The invention proposes a method of selecting an access base station in a user equipment of a wireless communication network, and the method generally includes the steps of: the user equipment selecting, among at least one base station, a small power base station preferably to perform an access, wherein a... Agent:

20120289282 - Mobile station device, mobile communication system, and program: A mobile station device is configured to wirelessly communicate with a plurality of base station devices. In case that a base station device selected as a base station device to be reselected is a base station device on which the mobile station device is prohibited to camp, and has reported... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120289286 - Base station apparatus and system information notification method: The present invention provides a base station apparatus and system information notification method that, in the event a plurality of communication systems coexist, support each mobile communication system. A base station apparatus (20) that notifies system information to a mobile terminal apparatus (10), sets change information of system information in... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120289285 - Mobile communications radio receiver for multiple network operation: A mobile communications radio receiver for multiple radio network operation includes an RF unit for generating a first down-converted signal from a radio signal received from a first radio network and a second down-converted signal from a radio signal received from a second radio network. Further, it includes a first... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag

20120289287 - Task display switching method portable apparatus and portable communications apparatus: A task display switching method, a portable apparatus and a portable communications apparatus which, when a plurality of software applications are activated and processed in parallel, make it possible to switch a display between each of the software applications with ease. According to the task display switching method, a portable... Agent:

20120289288 - Wireless communicator jacket with multiple operational stages: A method of communication between a modular wireless communicator and a jacket device that is connected to the modular wireless communicator via a connector a connector that connects a plurality of signal transmission lines, the jacket device including a keypad for operating the modular wireless communicator, including receiving a multi-bit... Agent:

20120289289 - Base station and broadcast channel transmission method: A disclosed base station transmits a broadcast channel to a user device a predefined number of times in a predetermined cycle for communication with the user device. The base station includes a repetition unit configured to repeat the broadcast channel, after the broadcast channel is channel-coded, for the predefined number... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120289293 - Displaying characters and images based on support: A user equipment (UE) comprising a display and a processor configured to determine whether the UE supports each indicium of a string of one or more indicia according to a first feature, the string of one or more indicia identifying a network, the processor further configured to display on the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120289292 - Mobile phone terminal: Disclosed is an information communication terminal having a configuration in which it is possible to prevent a wrong operation of the information communication terminal due to an unconscious operation of an input equipment during operating an audio output equipment. That is, the information communication terminal includes a controller. The controller... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120289294 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal is provided. The mobile terminal includes a housing having at least one manipulation part, a signal display unit located in the housing, the signal display unit being configured to selectively display one of at least two inputable signal sets, the selectively displayed inputable signal set being visible... Agent:

20120289291 - Modular wireless communicator: A wireless communicator including a housing, wireless communication functionality located within the housing, native user interface functionality cooperating with the wireless communication functionality and including user interface surfaces located on at least one outer facing surface of the housing, and pouching responsive electrical interconnection functionality responsive to pouching orientation of... Agent:

20120289290 - Transferring objects between application windows displayed on mobile terminal: Provided are a mobile terminal and a method for transferring objects from a source application window to a destination application window, which are simultaneously displayed on a display unit of a mobile terminal. The method may include displaying the first application window and the second application window simultaneously on the... Agent: Kt Corporation, Kt Tech Inc.

20120289295 - Method and system for interacting with a vehicle over a mobile radiotelephone network: A telemetry system coupled to a vehicle can communicate with a remote site using the overhead control channels of a wireless network, such as a cellular mobile radiotelephone network. The telemetry system can monitor or control aspects of the vehicle's operations based on remote user input. The telemetry system can... Agent:

  
11/08/2012 > 131 patent applications in 68 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20120282854 - Installation for emission/reception of satellite signals: An emission/reception installation of satellite signals including a reflector to receive and emit radio signals, a unit integrating an LNB to transform radio signals into electrical signals in a first frequency band, to amplify the electrical signals in the first frequency band and to lower the first frequency band towards... Agent: Eutelsat S A

20120282855 - Relay device and relay method: A first conversion unit (201) converts a signal from a time domain to a frequency domain. A signal extraction unit (202) extracts common channel information included in the signal which has been converted by the first conversion unit (201). A signal substitution unit (207) restores the common channel information which... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120282856 - Measuring device and a measuring method for testing mobile-radio relay stations: A measuring device for testing mobile-radio relay stations provides at least one antenna and a processing unit. A base station or a mobile station transmits a first signal to a relay station. The relay station generates a second signal derived from the first signal and transmits it. The antenna of... Agent: Rohde & Schwarz Gmbh & Co. Kg

20120282857 - Antenna structure for a near-field communication device: A near field communication (NFC) communicator includes a housing, an NFC controller and an antenna circuit located in the housing. The antenna circuit enable inductive coupling of a near field electromagnetic signal with another antenna circuit in near field range. The antenna circuit includes an antenna element to generate the... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120282858 - System and method of providing wireless connectivity between a portable computing device and a portable computing device docking station: A portable computing device (PCD) docking station and method is disclosed. The PCD docking station may include an upper housing portion, a lower housing portion hingedly connected to the upper housing portion, a near field communication (NFC) transceiver connected to a battery and configured to energize the PCD docking station... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120282859 - System and method for transmitting data between communication terminals: The invention relates to a system for transmitting data between at least two communication terminals (10, 20), comprising a) at least one first communication terminal (10) and a second communication terminal (20), wherein at least one communication terminal (10, 20) is designed as a mobile device, in particular a hand-held... Agent: Art + Com Ag

20120282860 - Communication system and method, information processing apparatus and method, information processing terminal and method: The present invention relates to a communication system and a method thereof, an information processing apparatus and a method thereof, an information processing terminal and a method thereof, which can start wireless communication easily and promptly. When an electromagnetic wave radiated from a reader/writer of a PDA 2 is received... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120282861 - Method and apparatus for co-location of two radio frequency devices: A method for avoiding signal interference between a first RF circuit and a second RF circuit is provided. The first and second RF circuits are co-located and the first RF circuit is configured to operate in a first frequency range. The second RF circuit is configured to operate in a... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120282862 - User equipment energy reporting for enabling power efficient operations of networks: Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for enabling power efficient operation. In one aspect, there is provided a method including receiving a request for an indication of a value representative of an energy consumption of at least one of a transmission and a reception at a user... Agent:

20120282863 - Antenna testing system and antenna testing method: This disclosure claims antenna testing system, including a signal transmission simulator, a channel emulator and an anechoic chamber; more than two antennae are set in the anechoic chamber; each antenna is connected with the signal transmission simulator through the channel emulator; the more than two antennae are located on the... Agent:

20120282864 - Methods and apparatus for neighbor cell range extension: A user equipment (UE) located in an extended-range area of a neighbor base station cell in a communication network, such as a low-power cell in a heterogeneous network, can inform its serving base station, such as a macro cell overlying the low-power cell, of the UE's capability of canceling interference... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120282865 - Signal transceiving module: A signal transceiving module includes: a first antenna; a first signal port; and a first processing circuit coupled to the first signal port and arranged to detect a first signal quality of a first received signal received from the first signal port and determine if the first antenna is coupled... Agent:

20120282866 - Radio transceiver architecture: A radio transceiver architecture having transmitter and receiver paths. The receiver path has a frequency down conversion stage which creates an incoming IF signal from an incoming RF signal. The transmitter path has a frequency up conversion stage which creates an outgoing RF signal from an outgoing IF signal and... Agent: Tait Limited

20120282867 - Transceiver arrangement and method for processing a signal: A transceiver arrangement includes a first receive path including a first connection and a first receive amplifier, and a second receive path including a second connection, a second receive amplifier, and a frequency conversion device. The transceiver also includes a controllable coupling device configured to couple an output of the... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh

20120282868 - Pyramidal antenna apparatus: A wireless communication apparatus includes a radio transceiver, multiple antenna elements coupled to respective planar portions of a pyramidal frame, and a bi-directional radio frequency (RF) amplifier. The transceiver may be configured to transmit and receive radio frequency signals. In combination, the antenna elements may be configured to direct radio... Agent: Omni-wifi, LLC

20120282869 - Rf pa linearity requirements based converter operating mode selection: A power amplifier (PA) envelope power supply, radio frequency (RF) PA circuitry, and a process to select a converter operating mode of the PA envelope power supply based on linearity requirements of the RF PA circuitry is disclosed. The PA envelope power supply operates in one of a first converter... Agent: Rf Micro Devices, Inc.

20120282871 - Radio wave receiver: A radio wave receiver having an antenna for receiving a radio wave; a tuning unit for switching a frequency characteristic of the antenna in a stepwise fashion; an oscillation unit for oscillating a circuit section including the antenna and the tuning unit; a receiving process unit for executing a signal... Agent: Casio Computer Co., Ltd.

20120282870 - Satellite receiver, method for operating a satellite receiver, computer program and satellite system: A satellite receiver that is operable in a single cable system and that is configured to receiver satellite signals via an interface, comprises a controller configured to instruct the interface to perform a blind channel scan process over a predetermined frequency range to obtain measured spectrum signals and to change... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120282872 - Directional notch filter for simultaneous transmit and receive of wideband signals: A directional notch filter for simultaneous transmit and receive of wideband signals comprises an antenna, an antenna match, a receiver, a power combiner, a first directional coupler, a second directional coupler and a shaping filter accepting a signal and producing a compensation signal as a replica of an antenna reflection... Agent: Telcordia Technologies, Inc.

20120282873 - Device and system for suppression of interference linked to distant paths: An onboard device for receiving a signal coming from an aircraft at a distance d from the device, said signal resulting from the combination of multiple propagation paths, one of the paths corresponding to the main echo of the transmitted signal, said device including an equalizer of processing depth T.... Agent: Thales

20120282874 - Programmable baseband filters supporting auto-calibration for a mobile digital cellular television environment: Methods and systems for programmable baseband filters supporting auto-calibration in a mobile digital cellular television environment are provided. Aspects of the method may include generating within a single-chip multi-band RF receiver, at least one control signal based on signal strength of a baseband frequency signal generated within the single-chip multi-band... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120282875 - Disabling transceivers while servicing emergency messages: A method for servicing emergency messages by a user equipment (UE) is described. High priority communication (HPC) activity is detected on a Long Term Evolution (LTE) transceiver. Adjustments to be made to one or more transceivers to account for the HPC activity are determined. Settings of the one or more... Agent: Sharp Laboratories Of America, Inc.

20120282880 - Method and apparatus for unlocking a mobile communication device: A method and apparatus for unlocking a mobile communication device are provided, the mobile communication device comprising an input device, and a display device, the mobile communication device enabled to initiate emergency calls in a locked state. Password input data is received via the input device, when the mobile communication... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120282879 - Method and system for providing tiered access to communication network resources: Methods and systems automatically allocate cellular communication network resources to emergency response personnel during emergency situations which are detected by call volumes exceeding a predetermined maximum. Access to cellular communication network resources is provided by dedicating a portion of communication channels to emergency response personnel use. By reserving whole communication... Agent: Rivada Networks LLC

20120282882 - Methods and apparatus for limiting communication capabilities in mobile communication devices: One illustrative technique for use in a mobile device having a visual display includes monitoring an operating temperature at the device and, when the monitored operating temperature is greater than a first threshold temperature, allowing only emergency communication and providing a visual indication indicating that only emergency communication is allowed.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120282881 - Ss7 ansi-41 to sip based call signaling conversion gateway for wireless voip e911: An SS7-based call protocol conversion gateway that translates between circuit-switched SS7 protocols and session initiation protocol (SIP) oriented protocol, allowing an E911 call initiated over a switched network to be routed by a VoIP network. The SS7-based call protocol conversion gateway provides a PSAP with MSAG quality (street address) information... Agent:

20120282877 - Systems and methods for initiating a stand-by signal and a distress signal from a mobile device: The disclosure generally relates to systems and methods for allowing a person to activate a distress signal via a portable device, such as a mobile phone, without having to physically look at the portable device. For example, if a victim is being held hostage, and cannot use their mobile phone... Agent:

20120282878 - Systems and methods for initiating a stand-by signal and a distress signal from a mobile device: The disclosure generally relates to systems and methods for allowing a person to activate a distress signal via a portable device, such as a mobile phone, without having to physically look at the portable device. For example, if a victim is being held hostage, and cannot use their mobile phone... Agent:

20120282876 - Universal messaging: A communicating device may determine a lack of wireless network coverage. The communicating device may repeatedly send a message via a narrow-band communication medium. One or more other communicating devices may receive the message via the narrow-band communication medium. Later, when a communicating device that received the message has the... Agent: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

20120282887 - Personal protection system with automatic emergency contact notification based on registered events: The concept rides on the believed of ‘better be safe than sorry’ where the subscriber will register an event with anticipated end-time which the individual deems is vulnerable to cause her any potential harm. The event is then stored in a database with sufficient information for any emergency tracking and... Agent:

20120282885 - System and method for airbag deployment detection: A system and method for airbag deployment sensing with a mobile device is provided. The system senses an effluent indicative of airbag deployment with a chemical sensor and determines if an airbag deployment condition exists based on the sensing of the chemical sensor. The system may then initiate an emergency... Agent: Continental Automotive Systems Us, Inc.

20120282884 - System and method for the emergency voice and image e-mail transmitter device: A voice and image e-mail transmitter device with an external camera attachment that is designed for the emergency and surveillance purposes is disclosed. The device converts voice signals and photo images into digital format, which are transmitted to the nearest voice-image message receiving station from where the digital signal strings... Agent:

20120282886 - Systems and methods for initiating a distress signal from a mobile device without requiring focused visual attention from a user: The disclosure generally relates to systems and methods for allowing a person to activate a distress signal via a portable device, such as a mobile phone, without having to physically look at the portable device. For example, if a victim is being held hostage, attacked, threatened, etc., and cannot use... Agent:

20120282883 - Voice over internet protocol (voip) e911 metro street address guide (msag) validation: An overlay list of MSAG-valid addresses is created for use in lieu of (or in addition to) the lat/lon or postal address which otherwise would go with an E911 VoIP 911 call. This overlays the nation with a series of MSAG-addressed polygons, with center points identified in those polygons, and... Agent:

20120282889 - Base station device: A base station device is provided with a control information obtaining unit (23) that obtains allocation information indicating an allocation status, for each resource block, of a radio resource allocated to another terminal device that communicates with another base station device, and an output control unit (20) that controls a... Agent: Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd

20120282888 - Method for an automatic identification of urban dense areas from cell phones records: Method for an automatic identification of urban dense areas from cell phones records, by using a computing device that receives as inputs: a geographical region R, a time period Δt for which dense areas in the region R need to be computed, a set of BTSs in the region R,... Agent: Telefonica S.a.

20120282891 - Global platform for managing subscriber identity modules: Disclosed is method comprising: storing in a home location register (HLR) at least one subscription record of a mobile device of the plurality of mobile devices, the mobile device having a subscriber identity module (SIM) identified by a currently activated first international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI), the currently activated first... Agent:

20120282890 - Methods and systems of call management: A method implemented in a computer infrastructure includes: determining a current location of a mobile communication device; determining a route of a user associated with the mobile communication device; and determining mobile call rates for the user at locations along the route.... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120282894 - Switching system and corresponding method for unicast or multicast end-to-end data and/or multimedia stream transmissions between network nodes: A method for setting up a data link including requesting an identity of an IP network node by a registration module, transmitting an International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) stored on a Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card of the IP network node to the registration module, storing the received IMSI in... Agent: Togewa Holding Ag

20120282892 - System and a method for managing a subscription for a data communications network: A system for managing a subscription for a data communications network comprises a main device having a data connection to the data communications network under a subscription, at least one other device capable of forming a data connection to the data communications network under said subscription, means for determining a... Agent: Teliasonera Ab

20120282893 - Systems and methods to suggest prices: Systems and methods are provided to suggest prices for payments to be processed via mobile communications. In one aspect, a system includes a data storage facility and an interchange having a common format processor and a plurality of converters to interface with a plurality of different controllers of mobile communications.... Agent: Boku, Inc.

20120282895 - Method and apparatus for multimedia content promotion in vehicular wireless networks: A multimedia content dissemination system is provided for mobile vehicles. A wireless vehicle communication network provides communication among mobile vehicles in the network. At least one host vehicle within the wireless vehicle communication network is selected by an authorized entity for disseminating multimedia content received by the authorized entity. The... Agent: Gm Global Technology Operations LLC

20120282896 - Method, apparatus and system for a mobile virtual number service in a mobile telecommunications system: A method of and an engine for providing a Mobile Virtual Number, MVN, service in a node of a mobile telecommunications system comprising a plurality of nodes providing service to a plurality of mobile User Equipments, UEs. The MVN service instructs the telecommunications system for handling calls related to a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120282900 - Management method and apparatuses: After a successful authentication in a femto system, a home base station management system is used to send configuration data to a home base station and manage the home base station over a secured management connection. The configuration data stored in the management system is classified into two types: a)... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy

20120282897 - Method and system for accessing completion of call to busy subscriber service based on identity: A method for accessing a CCBS service based on an identity comprises: when receiving a call invite and determining that the call invite includes a call completion indicator, a Terminating Application Server (T_AS) authenticates the identity of a caller initiating the call invite, allows the access of the caller when... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120282898 - Method for authenticating a universal subscriber identity module and system thereof: Disclosed are a method for authenticating a universal subscriber identity module (USIM) and a system thereof. The method for authenticating a universal subscriber identity module according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises: a step of date mining whether the memory address for the USIM is stored when a... Agent:

20120282899 - System to assist a mobile device subscriber to perform self-diagnosis of the mobile device: The instant invention is a process for a Self-Care system that allows mobile device subscribers to manage their own devices without making a trip or a phone call to the customer care center. Subscribers can view service issues and repair and update settings, check the status of their devices, and... Agent:

20120282901 - Terminal and method for binding sim card: A terminal and a method for binding Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards are provided. During an initialization of a SIM card, the terminal sends a terminal profile command to inform related items of a SIM tool Kit (STK) supported by the SIM card. The SIM card provides the SIM card... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120282902 - Method and apparatus for random access of voice mail messages: A method and apparatus for allowing a telephone service subscriber to receive an email notification, e.g., a SMS notification, at an endpoint device that a new voice mail message has been received. The SMS notification comprises a voice mailbox access phone number, selected from a pool of unassigned access phone... Agent: At&t Corp.

20120282905 - Smartphone-based methods and systems: Arrangements involving portable devices (e.g., smartphones and tablet computers) are disclosed. One arrangement enables a content creator to select software with which that creator's content should be rendered—assuring continuity between artistic intention and delivery. Another utilizes a device camera to identify nearby subjects, and take actions based thereon. Others rely... Agent:

20120282904 - System and method for telephone communication: The system and method of the present invention may allow a calling party to make a called party to be aware of its intention to establish a call session with it in one or more ways. According to the present invention a calling party may be automatically offered alternatives to... Agent: Silent Communication Ltd.

20120282903 - Virtual number gateway: An embodiment of a communication system for associating at least one virtual phone number with a mobile device is disclosed. The mobile device is pre-associated with a real phone number and owned by a first subscriber and the at least one virtual phone number is associated with a second subscriber.... Agent: Comviva Technologies Limited

20120282906 - Method for controlling mobile communications: A method for controlling mobile communications involves establishing an RFID connection between an RFID tag disposed on or at a predefined location inside a cabin area of a vehicle and an RFID reader attached to a mobile communications device. Upon breaking the RFID connection, an application resident on the device... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120282907 - Call screening method and apparatus: A cellular telephone system is provided with a process and apparatus for screening an incoming call. The process is carried out by, and the apparatus comprises, a service provider and a mobile station. The mobile station answers the incoming call and places the call on hold. The mobile station connects... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p. Via Transfer From Bellsouth Intellectual Property Corporation

20120282912 - Low radiation wireless communicator: A wireless communicator, including a modem operable to transmit and receive voice communication phone calls, a power amplifier coupled with the modem operable to dynamically apply a variable gain factor to voice communications transmitted by the modem, to produce an appropriate power output, and a controller coupled with the modem... Agent:

20120282910 - Management of a wireless communication interface of a terminal: The management method of the invention comprises: an obtaining step (E10) of obtaining information (CId) representative of the geographical location of the terminal; a searching step (E20) of searching in a database of the terminal for at least one identifier of a wireless communications interface of the terminal that is... Agent: France Telecom

20120282908 - Method for controlling mobile communications: A method for controlling mobile communications involves identifying an operator of the mobile vehicle, where the operator is associated with a mobile communications device. Via a telematics unit disposed in the mobile vehicle, the method further involves recognizing, while the vehicle is in motion, that the mobile communications device is... Agent: General Motors LLC

20120282911 - Smartphone-based methods and systems: Arrangements involving portable devices (e.g., smartphones and tablet computers) are disclosed. One arrangement enables a content creator to select software with which that creator's content should be rendered—assuring continuity between artistic intention and delivery. Another utilizes a device camera to identify nearby subjects, and take actions based thereon. Others rely... Agent:

20120282909 - Wimax femto network support for wimax femto configuration management: Embodiments of the present invention relate to wireless communication and, more specifically, to network support for configuration management in a Worldwide Interoperability Microwave Access Femto Network. In one exemplary embodiment, offline and/or updated configuration information is obtained by a WiMAX Femto Access Point from a management server whether the WiMAX... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120282913 - Remote action system for a vehicle: The invention relates to a remote action system for a vehicle, comprising a first functional unit of the vehicle and a mobile data terminal having a first application module, which is designed to be loaded onto the mobile data terminal and installed there by a user, to provide the user... Agent: Webasto Ag

20120282914 - Smart phone companion loop: A smart phone companion loop is presented as a phone companion solution that extends the use of a mobile device to the loop tablet or compatible computing device by pairing functionality of both devices. The loop tablet operates as a standalone or parallel device, allowing user to operate applications and... Agent:

20120282915 - Connecting device via multiple carriers: A user device establishes a first connection with a first carrier network of a first carrier. The first carrier issues a first phone number used by the user device. The user device further establishes a second connection with a second carrier network of a second carrier. The second carrier issues... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

20120282916 - Radio communication system, radio terminal, radio network, radio communication method and program: A radio terminal, which has a function to collect and report measurement information designated by a radio network, comprises: means for receiving collection/reporting control information related to the radio terminal's execution of at least one of the collection of measurement information and the reporting of the measurement information to the... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120282918 - Method and device for maintaining the performance quality of a communication system in the presence of narrow band interference: A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method for analyzing a wide frequency band with respect to signal power levels in specified narrow frequency bands, detecting narrow band signal power levels received in the specified narrow frequency bands, determining an average composite wideband... Agent: Isco International, LLC

20120282917 - Mobile communication method and exchange: The present invention is designed such that a new SGSN receives a location update message from a terminal (1) having moved from the management area of an old SGSN to the management area of the new SGSN, and the new SGSN having received the location update message sends a GTPv2... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120282919 - Method and device for maintaining the performance quality of a communication system in the presence of narrow band interference: A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method for analyzing a wide frequency band with respect to signal power levels in specified narrow frequency bands, detecting narrow band signal power levels received in the specified narrow frequency bands, determining an average composite wideband... Agent: Isco International, LLC

20120282920 - Method and device for maintaining the performance quality of a communication system in the presence of narrow band interference: A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method for analyzing a wide frequency band with respect to signal power levels in specified narrow frequency bands, detecting narrow band signal power levels received in the specified narrow frequency bands, determining an average composite wideband... Agent: Isco International, LLC

20120282921 - Free wi-fi: A system and method for providing access to readily available wireless Internet access by sending an SMS message to a number related to a wireless signal provider and receiving a temporary access code therefrom, for accessing the wireless signal.... Agent:

20120282922 - Methods and arrangements in a cellular network: The present invention relates to a user equipment and a network node, and to related methods of supporting resource efficient ad hoc networking between user equipments (UEs) of a cellular network. This is addressed by a solution where the network node is supporting the ad hoc networking between UEs. The... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120282923 - System and method for the synchronized transmission of tone sequences: A computer implemented method for transmitting dual tone multi-frequency (DTMF) tones is disclosed. The method includes sending an indication to a mobile device to start a cyclic ring tone including ring and pause periods. The delay incurred to send a DTMF tone to the mobile device is estimated. The server... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120282924 - Subscriber identification management broker for fixed/mobile networks: There present invention relates to a method for managing the automatic provision of a subscriber network identifier from a central network server to a subscribed communication device, the method comprising receiving notification at the central server relating to a change in the current location for the subscribed device, and determining... Agent:

20120282925 - Enabling enhanced paging of stationary terminal devices in a cellular mobile communication network: To distinguish between stationary and free-to-move terminal devices in a mobile communication network in order to reduce paging interference, a stationary terminal device chooses a surrounding radio cell as a home cell, which remains associated to the stationary terminal device, as long as the home cell fulfils a suitable-cell-requirement. Therefore,... Agent: Cinterion Wireless Modules Gmbh

20120282926 - Wireless communication apparatus for communicating with a mobile station: A wireless communication apparatus for communicating with a mobile station in a cell covered by at least one Radio Access Technology (RAT) and frequency, wherein the cell including a plurality of meshes, and a mobile station having various RAT capabilities and supporting several frequencies, wherein the wireless communication apparatus characterized... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120282927 - Idle mode transition control method in a wireband wireless communication system: Disclosed is a method of controlling a transition to an idle mode in an operation method for transitioning to an idle mode in a wideband wireless communication system, including: receiving an unsolicited deregistration response message including an action code instructing the terminal to transmit a deregistration request message for a... Agent:

20120282928 - Mobile switchboard, mobile unit, mobile communication system, and position-registration extending method: A mobile unit transmits a request for position registration to a network when moving from a first area to a second area. When the number of incoming calls does not exceed a threshold and the number of movements between the first area and the second area exceeds a threshold, a... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120282929 - Apparatuses and methods for reducing a load on a serving gateway in a communications network systems: The exemplary embodiments of the present invention relate to a proxy entity for reducing a load on a serving gateway. This is achieved by the proxy entity comprising a cross connecting circuit configured to receive from a MME, a cross connect set up request message to establish a tunnel between... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

20120282930 - Communications system: A method performed by a EUTRAN base station, the method including generating a request for resource status information. The request defines a periodicity when update messages including said resource status information should be sent. The method further including sending the generated request to a neighboring EUTRAN base station, receiving one... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120282932 - Apparatus and method: An apparatus and a method are provided. The provided solution includes a communication control circuitry configured to detect on the basis of a predetermined criterion a need to suspend the operation of a mobile relay base station connected to the apparatus, control the mobile relay base station to suspend its... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy

20120282931 - Controlling mobility in cellular networks: A cellular basestation can select its own mobility parameters in order to achieve desirable effects in terms of the overall network performance. When a cellular basestation forms part of a group of such basestations on a single local area network, it can receive information from the other basestations in the... Agent: Ubiquisys Limited

20120282933 - Public wireless network performance management system with mobile device data collection agents: Controller coupled to a mobile communications environment including at least one of a public and a private network and method of controlling a mobile device in the mobile communications environment. The controller includes a receiver that receives data about network operating parameters at specific locations within the at least one... Agent: Netmotion Wireless, Inc.

20120282934 - Methods and arrangements in a wireless communication system: n

20120282939 - Method and apparatus for communicating short message service and supplementary services messages: Methods and apparatus for enabling short message service (SMS) and supplementary services (SS) in a long term evolution (LTE) network via evolved packet system (EPS) mobility management (EMM) over the LTE control plane are described. In one embodiment, the radio resource control (RRC) connection signaling radio bearer (SRB) is used... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

20120282935 - Method and apparatus for defining resource elements for the provision of channel state information reference signals: Methods, apparatus and computer program products define additional resource elements of a physical resource block (PRB) to be allocated for the provision of channel state information reference signals in a manner that does not create issues relating to backwards compatibility for legacy mobile terminals. A method may include receiving a... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation

20120282936 - Methods of pdcch capacity enhancement in lte systems: A method is provided for transmitting data scheduling information from at least one transmission point in a cell in a wireless telecommunication system. The method comprises, in a procedure for generating a PDCCH, the at least one transmission point inserting a DMRS into at least one resource element in at... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120282937 - Network entity for mobile communications towards a mobile station: The present invention relates to a network entity for handling communications towards a mobile station over a communication network, the mobile station being capable of receiving a paging request from a mobile switching center of a pool of mobile switching centers, and, in response to the paging request, of transmitting... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120282938 - Radio base station system, radio base station controller, accepted-cell-number determination program, and accepted-cell-number determination method: A radio base station system 100 is capable of setting a cell C1 having a first bandwidth (20 MHz for example) and a cell C3 having a second bandwidth (10 MHz for example). The radio base station system 100A (100B) includes a plurality of types of BB cards having different... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120282941 - Method and system for synchronizing user data: A method for synchronizing user data is provided, which includes: when a User Equipment (UE) moves into a coverage area of a new mobility management unit, an old mobility management unit sends an indication of whether a bearer modification procedure is to be triggered to the new mobility management unit,... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120282940 - Mobile communication system, home radio base station, and operational frequency determination method: A home radio base station according to the present invention includes a receiving unit 11 configured to receive notification information in peripheral cells of the same radio communication scheme as that of the home radio base station, an acquiring unit 12 configured to acquire operational frequencies in the same radio... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120282944 - Cellular communications system with mobile cellular device battery saving features based upon quality of service and access denial and related methods: A cellular communications system may include at least one base station selectively denying attempts to establish wireless communications links therewith, and wirelessly transmitting denial messages for denied attempts. The system may further include at least one mobile cellular communications device including a wireless transceiver and a controller cooperating therewith for... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120282942 - Methods, apparatuses and computer program products for configuring frequency aggregation: An apparatus for determining whether to deactivate a secondary cell includes a processor and memory storing executable computer program code that cause the apparatus to at least perform operations including determining that a secondary cell should be deactivated based on a measurement(s) of the secondary cell or received information associated... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120282943 - Network system, femtocell, femtocell management apparatus, resource allocation method and computer program product thereof: A network system, a femtocell, a femtocell management apparatus, a resource allocation method and a computer program product thereof are provided. The network system comprises a piece of user equipment, a femtocell and a femtocell management apparatus. The user equipment is configured to transmit a request. The femtocell communicates with... Agent: Institute For Information Industry

20120282947 - Estimating the location of a wireless terminal based on signal path impairment: A technique for estimating the location of a wireless terminal at an unknown location in a geographic region is disclosed. The technique is based on the recognition that there are traits of electromagnetic signals that are dependent on topography, the receiver, the location of the transmitter, and other factors. For... Agent: Polaris Wireless, Inc.

20120282946 - Method and arrangement for improved positioning: A method of enabling reporting of high precision position determination data in a cellular communication system includes detecting two different cell polygons, each representative of a geographical location of a respective cluster of high precision position determinations in response to a positioning request, joining the two different cell polygons to... Agent:

20120282945 - Privacy preservation platform: A platform that facilities preservation of user privacy with respect to location-based applications executing on mobile computing devices is described. The platform registers triggers that are set forth by location-based applications, where a trigger specifies one or more rules and includes a location constraint. The platform causes a sensor on... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120282949 - Method and system for inquiring position information of mobile terminal: The invention relates to the technical field of mobile terminal technology and discloses a method and system for inquiring position information of a mobile terminal. The mobile terminal receives a position inquiry request input s by a user, creates a first short message according to the position inquiry request, and... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd

20120282948 - Wireless-based positioning without association: A wireless location assist device (WLAD) comprises control logic and a wireless radio coupled to the control logic. The control logic causes the radio to perform at least one of wireless local area network (WLAN) beacon transmission and WLAN probe request receipt and response. The control logic never permits the... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated

20120282950 - Mobile geolocation string building system and methods thereof: A system for generating a string based upon a plurality of places and a relationship between two or more of those places. Of the plurality of places used in any given string, at least one of the places does not have associated taxonomy or other place related or entity related... Agent: Gopogo, LLC

20120282951 - Anchoring and sharing locations and enjoyment experience information on a presentation timeline for multimedia content streamed over a network: A method and apparatus to generate receive and share anchored location information and associated information on content enjoyment experience over a network. The method includes, responsive to receiving a request to stream the multimedia content over the network, determining whether anchored location information for the multimedia content has been generated.... Agent:

20120282952 - Method and devices of communicating low duty cycle pattern information to mobile stations: The present invention provides a method and devices of communicating low duty cycle (LDC) pattern information to mobile stations. In one embodiment, a method of a base station in a telecommunication network for communicating LDC pattern information to one or more mobile stations includes determining validity of one or more... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120282956 - Method for transmitting mtc data in a mobile communication system: The present invention relates to a mobile communication system, and more particularly relates to a method for transmitting a small-sized control signal (also known as “small data”) using a control plane in a MTC (machine-type communication) service in a mobile communication system. In the present invention, MTC data is encapsulated... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20120282955 - Methods, systems, and computer readable media for providing a user record deletion notification: Methods, systems, and computer readable media for providing a user record deletion notification are disclosed. In one example, the method comprises determining, at a subscriber data management (SDM) node, that a service subscription to an access network is to be terminated, wherein the service subscription is associated with a subscriber... Agent:

20120282954 - Sms-based transport for instant chatting on multiple platforms: An instant messaging service is provided using short message service (SMS) messages as the underlying transport layer. A user having a phone associated with an MSISDN can use a client to generate messages that are then transmitted as if they originated from the phone. The SMS message is delivered to... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120282958 - System and method for determining an sms message retransmission schedule: A system and method for determining an SMS retransmission schedule is provided. When a special error code is received by an SMSC, the SMSC can calculate the response time. The response time is the time that lapsed between forwarding the SMS message for delivery and receiving an error code. If... Agent:

20120282957 - System and method for implementing a universal messaging gateway (umg): The system and method for implementing a Universal Messaging Gateway (UMG) disclosed herewith provides telecommunications Network Operators (NO) and like related parties with innovative and flexible art for delivering domestic and foreign network originated Multi-media traffic and/or, more generally, interactive and/or synchronous mobile text and related telecommunications messaging or information... Agent: Redknee Inc.

20120282953 - System for routing text messages (sms) to allow for two-way mobile to computer communication: A process and system used for allowing SMS (text message) to be sent to SMSC then routed to subscriber and establish two-way SMS/MMS, real time communication with desktop computer or similar device. A hand held mobile device is used to send a SMS to a business (retail, office, school, church,... Agent:

20120282959 - Protocols for enabling mode 1 and mode 2 devices in tv white space networks: Certain aspects of the present disclosure provide techniques and apparatus for operating in a television white space (TVWS) network. One example method generally includes receiving, at an apparatus, a message with a field indicating a current version of an unused frequency spectrum map (e.g., a white space map (WSM)), the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120282960 - Interference control: When it is determined that a first estimate of the total level of interference towards transmissions associated with a first access node from transmissions associated with other access nodes exceeds a predetermined target maximum value; then in dependence on the extent to which said first estimate exceeds said target maximum... Agent:

20120282961 - Mobile radio communication devices, mobile radio communication network devices, methods for controlling a mobile radio communication device, and methods for controlling a mobile radio communication network device: In an embodiment, a mobile radio communication device may be provided. The mobile radio communication device may include a first communication interface configured to communicate with another mobile radio communication device, a second communication interface configured to communicate with a mobile radio base station, and a relay quality determiner configured... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag

20120282963 - Method, user terminal and network side equipment for improving network resource occupancy: A method, a user terminal and a network side equipment for improving network resource occupation are disclosed. A dormancy timer is set for the user terminal and a time threshold of the dormancy timer is adjusted dynamically by monitoring a resource occupation rate of the communication system, where time threshold... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120282962 - Systems and methods for efficient radio frequency spectrum management in a scenario involving multiple mobile vehicles: Various embodiments of the present invention relate to wireless network management. One specific example relates to efficient radio frequency (RF) spectrum management involving multiple mobile vehicles, whereby a system and/or a method of the invention achieves greatly improved spectral efficiency in the assignment of frequency bands to communications channels between... Agent: Telcordia Technologies, Inc.

20120282965 - Access control method and apparatus of ue: A method for controlling delay tolerant access of a Machine-Type Communication (MTC) device based on a backoff mechanism is provided. The method includes receiving, at a terminal, a paging message including an access barring information update indicator from a base station, and receiving a System Information Block (SIB) including updated... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120282964 - System and method for multi-cell access: A system and method for multi-cell access are provided. A method includes transmitting at least one control channel to a communications device. The at least one control channel includes control information, and the transmitting is performed by at least one cell in a subset of a cooperating set. The method... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

20120282966 - Channel quality information transmission method in wireless communication system adopting coordinated multi-point scheme and an apparatus therefor: The present invention relates to a channel quality information transmission method in a communication system adopting a coordinated multi-point scheme. A terminal receives signals, through the same band, from a serving base station and at least one neighbor base station, respectively, which are included in a CoMP set operating in... Agent:

20120282968 - Enhanced network performance monitoring: There are disclosed measures for enhancing network performance monitoring. Such measures may for example comprise receiving a report on measurements of terminal-related network performance parameters from a terminal, acquiring information of access network-related network performance parameters, and combining the received terminal-related network performance parameters and the acquired access network-related network... Agent:

20120282969 - Method, device, and system for determining timing advance grouping: Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, a device, and a system for determining timing advance grouping, and relate to the field of communications. A base station (eNodeB) adds a component carrier (CC) for a user equipment (UE). According to obtained timing advance (TA) group information or a preset... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120282967 - Systems and methods for flexible wireless connectivity of devices: Embodiments of the present disclosure provide systems and methods to allow a multimedia device to operate in multiple modes of configuration simultaneously. The disclosed multimedia system includes a first communications circuitry having an access point connected to an external network and a number of devices. The first communications circuitry can... Agent:

20120282971 - Apparatus and method for anti-collision in wireless power transmission: Provided is an anti-collision method and apparatus used during wireless power transmission with respect to a plurality of target devices. According to one general aspect, an anti-collision method in wireless power transmission may include: transmitting, from a source device to one or more target devices, an access standard instruction including... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120282973 - Transmission power control method, and radio network controller: A transmission power control method for controlling a transmission power of an E-DPCCH, includes: determining, at a radio network controller, that a mobile station transmitting the E-DPCCH to only a first cell should transmit the E-DPCCH to the first cell and a second cell; determining, at the radio network controller,... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120282972 - Uplink power control: A method for a first base station (BS1) and a base station are provided being adapted to receive uplink transmissions at transmission opportunities from a given user entity (UE). The method comprises the steps of detecting whether the following conditions I-III are all found to exist I—whether a transmission from... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120282970 - Uplink transmission power control mechanism: There is provided a mechanism for uplink transmission power control in a communication network. An uplink transmission power for a transmission from a communication network element to a communication network control element is calculated. When a transmission power control command from the communication network control element is received instructing e.g.... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation

20120282974 - Mobile device controller application for any security system: A method for using any mobile device to manage a security system in retail environments is disclosed in which an application or applet is installed on the mobile device providing a GUI for users to easily perform functions allowable by the security system. This method can be added to any... Agent:

20120282975 - Single-radio device supporting coexistence between multiple radio access technologies: Electronic devices may be provided that contain wireless communication circuitry. The wireless communication circuitry may include radio-frequency transceiver circuitry coupled to antennas. An electronic device may include a baseband processor and other storage and processing circuitry that implements protocol stacks for handling multiple radio access technologies. The storage and processing... Agent:

20120282977 - Case for mobile communication device with flash and camera controls: A mobile device case is formed with a hollow case housing for receiving a mobile device and controlling a mobile device camera therein. The mobile device includes a case connector for electronically connecting the case to the mobile device at insertion of the mobile device into the hollow case housing... Agent:

20120282976 - Cellphone managed hearing eyeglasses: The invention describes a Hearing Aid device composed of a cellphone and eyeglasses where some of the programs are carried out by components embedded onto the temples of eyeglasses and some programs by components which are inherently part of cellphones. The combined device improves the intelligibility of voice messages arriving... Agent: Suhami Associates Ltd

20120282978 - Telephone computing system and devices: A system and devices for facilitating computing operations through a smartphone device and an associated shell unit, where the smartphone is configured to interface with a shell unit by connecting to a receiving port of the shell unit to provide computing functions and a data resource for the shell unit,... Agent:

20120282979 - Base station, method and computer program product: A base station, a method and a computer program product are disclosed. The base station is operable, in concert with other base stations within a group, to support wireless communications with user equipment. The base station comprises: transmission logic operable to generate a cell having a coverage area supporting wireless... Agent:

20120282980 - Mobile communication device apparatus having multiple mobile devices: A mobile communication device having a plurality of mobile devices coupled to one another. The mobile communication device includes a first mobile device that has a screen display portion and a user input portion. The mobile communication device also includes at least one second mobile device detachably coupled to the... Agent: Lsi Corporation

20120282981 - Mobile communication device employing power pack with multiple pairs of taps: A mobile communication device has a power amplifier and a power pack. The power pack includes a charge storage component, a first pair of taps connected to the charge storage component for supplying power to components of the mobile communication device and a second pair of taps connected to the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120282982 - Electronic device with idle mode antenna switching: Electronic devices may be provided that contain wireless communication circuitry. The wireless communication circuitry may include radio-frequency transceiver circuitry coupled to multiple antennas. An electronic device may alternate between a sleep mode and a wake mode. During wake mode, the electronic device may monitor a paging channel in a wireless... Agent:

20120282984 - Device comprising housings: The portable telephone of the invention comprises two housings having a display screen on one of the housings, a first connection section that connects the two housings such that the housings can be opened and closed in a first direction, and a second connection section that connects the two housings... Agent: Nec Casio Mobile Communications, Ltd.

20120282983 - Portable electronic apparatus: An object is to provide a portable electronic apparatus that improves operability of a person who operates the portable electronic apparatus. The portable electronic apparatus includes a screen unit 1, an operation unit 2, a U-shaped bridge unit 3 that is connected to the operation unit 2 so as to... Agent: Nec Corporation

  
11/01/2012 > 126 patent applications in 59 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20120276838 - Radio frequency signal detection and replication apparatus and method: An apparatus and system for the replication of a Radio Frequency (RF) signal that is being employed as a method of activating or functioning a Radio Controlled Improvised Explosive Device (RCIED), which comprises the method of scanning the RF spectrum, detecting a signal, replicating any embedded coding contained within the... Agent:

20120276839 - System and method for reliably communicating information without explicit acknowledgements: A system and method communicates commands from a command originator to receiving devices, yet the receiving devices do not confirm receipt of the command. The most current command (e.g. the one with the highest sequence number) is rebroadcast by the command originator and the receiving devices, tending to be more... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.

20120276840 - Satellite architecture: A method is presented for transmitting data in a satellite system having multiple spot beams comprising (1) sending a broadband signal in a forward direction from a gateway terminal to a communications satellite for relay to at least one subscriber terminal, (2) receiving the broadband signal at the communications satellite,... Agent: Viasat, Inc.

20120276841 - Apparatus and method for repeating communication messages in rail vehicle system: A communication apparatus includes an operation module configured for communication with a wireless message repeater, e.g., a rail vehicle distributed power message repeater. The wireless message repeater is of the type having an antenna system, a receiver for receiving an incoming message, and a transmitter for transmitting a repeat message... Agent:

20120276842 - Wireless communications device providing temperature-compensated clock correction features and related methods: A wireless communications device may include a portable housing and a temperature-compensated clock circuit carried by the portable housing. The device may further include a wireless receiver carried by the portable housing for receiving timing signals, when available, from a wireless network, and a satellite positioning clock circuit carried by... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120276843 - Specimen measurement device and specimen measurement system: A specimen measurement system simplifies the function of a measurement device and facilitates measurement under an appropriate condition. Use is made of a specimen measurement device suitable for the system. The specimen measurement device includes a measurement unit, a measurement condition decision unit, and a communication unit. The measurement unit... Agent: Arkray, Inc.

20120276846 - Communication apparatus, communication method, program, and communication system: A communication apparatus is provided including a display unit, a storage unit capable of storing therein display condition information in which a display instruction for causing the display unit to perform display processing or a non-display instruction for not allowing the display unit to perform the display processing is set,... Agent: Sony Corporation

20120276844 - Non-contact data transfer from moving systems: Systems, devices, and methods are described that facilitate the transmission of image data collected by a sensor within a gimbal assembly. A gimbal assembly includes one or more sensors positioned within the gimbal assembly. The one or more sensors collect data. The gimbal assembly is controllable to aim the one... Agent: Honeywell International Inc.

20120276845 - Payment processing: A system may include a communication interface configured to communicate with a mobile device and processing logic. The processing logic may be configured to receive authorization from the mobile device, when the mobile device is located proximate to the system, for a first payment for a good or service, and... Agent: Sony Mobile Communications Ab

20120276849 - Adaptive control of a personal electronic device responsive to a micro-impulse radar: A personal electronic device is configured to be adaptively controlled responsive to data from a micro-impulse radar (MIR).... Agent: Searete LLC

20120276850 - Electronic apparatus and communication control method: According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a communication module, a connection establishing module, and a session control module. The communication module executes close proximity wireless transfer. The connection establishing module establishes a connection between the communication module and an external device. The session control module executes a first... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120276847 - Obtaining vehicle traffic information using mobile bluetooth detectors: A method and system for obtaining traffic information from mobile Bluetooth detectors is disclosed. A mobile Bluetooth detector is a device located in a moving vehicle that includes Bluetooth and GPS firmware for collecting data from Bluetooth enabled devices. The mobile Bluetooth detector transmits the collected data to a remote... Agent: Navteq North America, LLC

20120276852 - Proximity-based mobile message delivery: Proximity-based mobile message delivery is described. In an embodiment, a first user stores a message intended for a second user on a first mobile terminal, whilst the first mobile terminal is located remote from a second mobile terminal of the second user. Subsequent to this, the first mobile terminal detects... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120276851 - System for auto-identification and auto-association of an amusement device via a mobile device: A system for automatically identifying and associating with an amusement device using a mobile device is provided. The system includes an amusement device connected to a network, a mobile device having a controller, and an application program stored within the mobile device. The amusement device has a display screen, a... Agent: Ami Entertainment Network, Inc.

20120276848 - Wireless array device and system for managing wireless arrays having magnetometers: A wireless array for providing access to a network is provided. The wireless array includes at least two transceivers in signal communication with a client. A magnetometer of the wireless array provides orientation information relating to an orientation of the wireless array relative to a magnetic field. A controller of... Agent: Xirrus, Inc.

20120276853 - Performing testing in a radio device: In a radio device such as a receiver or transceiver, a test operation can be performed to determine performance. A received signal can be processed to obtain demodulated samples, which can be provided to a logic to perform a logic operation on the samples to generate a logic output. A... Agent:

20120276857 - Frequency multiplication using self-mixing: Frequency multipliers having corresponding methods and multifunction radios comprise: N multipliers, wherein N is an integer greater than one; wherein the multipliers are connected in series such that each of the multipliers, except for a first one of the multipliers, is configured to mix a periodic input signal with an... Agent:

20120276856 - Implantable medical device antenna: An implantable medical device includes a case having a conductive housing defining an opening. A dielectric material is coupled to the conductive housing to hermetically seal the opening. An antenna is within the case under the dielectric material. A header block is coupled to the case over the dielectric material.... Agent: Cyberonics, Inc.

20120276858 - Multiple frequency band multiple standard transceiver: A transceiver includes a receiver section and a transmitter section. The receiver section converts an inbound Multiple Frequency Bands Multiple Standards (MFBMS) signal into a down converted signal, wherein the inbound MFBMS signal includes a desired signal component and an undesired signal component. In addition, the receiver section determines spectral... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120276854 - Slot antenna for an implantable device: An implantable medical device may include a case which houses components of the implantable medical device. The implantable medical device may include an inductive coil coupled to a rechargeable battery. The inductive coil may be operative to inductively couple to an external coil and to transfer energy from the external... Agent: Cyberonics, Inc.

20120276855 - Wireless link backup system: A wireless link backup system, including a first device and a second device, wherein the first device comprises a first controller and at least two first wireless transceivers; the at least two first wireless transceivers have the same working parameters; and the first controller is adapted to control such that... Agent: Hunan Sany Intelligent Control Equipment Co., Ltd.

20120276859 - Method and apparatus for avoiding in-device interference: A method is provided for avoiding in-device interference. The method may include determining a portion of a frequency band used for data reception by a first wireless modem that may be affected by interference from a data transmission by a second wireless modem. The method may further include causing an... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation

20120276860 - System and method of measuring total radiated power from mobile wireless communications device: A system for testing a communications device includes a portable wireless communications device comprising a transmitter for transmitting an RF signal. A monitoring device receives the RF signals from the portable wireless communications device and analyzes the RF signals to determine total radiated power emitted from the transmitter. An adaptive... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120276861 - Information processing apparatus and radio wave intensity control method: An information processing apparatus has radio communication function. A tilt detection unit detects a tilt of the information processing apparatus. An output changing unit changes an output of radio waves from an antenna for radio communication. Based on a detection result through the tilt detection unit, when a tilt θ... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120276862 - Methods for calibrating a transmitter, and radio transmitter: In an embodiment, a radio transmitter may be provided. The radio transmitter may include a radio transmitter control loop; and a controller configured in such a way that it operates the radio transmitter control loop as a closed control loop in a first operating mode, and that it operates the... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh

20120276863 - Automatic gain control in a wireless communication network: Techniques for performing automatic gain control (AGC) at a terminal in a wireless communication network are described. In an aspect, the terminal may use different receiver gain settings to receive different types of signals in different time intervals. The terminal may determine a receiver gain setting for each signal type... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120276864 - Dynamic voice-based emergency notification: A dynamic voice-based emergency notification system (ENS) provides wireless operators the ability to manage and deliver voice-based ENS services to subscribers within an alert area who are serviced by the wireless operator. The ENS services are provided efficiently with minimal impact to other wireless subscribers. In an example embodiment, only... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC

20120276865 - Method and apparatus for non-voice emergency services: A method and apparatus for performing non-voice emergency services (NOVES) between a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) and a public safety answering point (PSAP) is disclosed. A NOVES session may be initiated by sending a NOVES initiation request message that includes information relating to the NOVES capabilities of the WTRU, and... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

20120276866 - Systems and methods for identifying a geographical area in a commercial mobile alert service message: Geographical locations can be encoded in alert messages and the encoded geographical locations can be processed are disclosed. Emergency alerts can be received from an emergency provider or governmental agency comprising a geographical code. The code can be evaluated to determine a geographical location by determining a primary location, such... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii, LLC.

20120276869 - System and method for enhanced uaprofile management: Given the growing number of Wireless Devices, and the increasingly varied characteristics (including for example screen size, color depth support, audio and video support, etc.) that Wireless Device vendors or manufacturers provide within their Wireless Devices, an infrastructure that various entities (such as for example Content Providers, Service Providers, etc.)... Agent: Sybase 365, Inc.

20120276868 - Systems and methods to process donations: Systems and methods are provided to facilitate donations via mobile communications. In one aspect, a system includes a data storage facility and an interchange having a common format processor and a plurality of converters to interface with a plurality of different controllers of mobile communications. The converters are configured to... Agent: Boku, Inc

20120276867 - Systems for enabling subscriber monitoring of telecommunications network usage and service plans: Methods, servers and systems for directly accessing and modify charging information maintained within a telecommunications operator's business and operating systems' infrastructure from user equipment. A mobile application server may receive a charging request from a user equipment, identify a relevant charging system based on the received request, send a charging... Agent: Openet Telecom Ltd.

20120276870 - Systems and methods to facilitate repeated purchases: Systems and methods are provided to facilitate repeated purchase and payment transactions. In one aspect, a system includes an interchange and a data storage facility configured to store payment transaction records associated with phone numbers. The interchange includes a common format processor and a plurality of converters to interface with... Agent: Boku, Inc.

20120276873 - Location blocking service from a wireless service provider: Subscriber authorization information from a wireless communication device is identified. The subscriber authorization information indicates that an identity of a subscriber associated with the wireless communication device is authorized to be shared without sharing information that identifies a location of the wireless communication device. Subsequent to the subscriber authorization information... Agent: Bellsouth Intellectual Property Corporation

20120276871 - Method and apparatus for improving computing device security: According to one embodiment, a computing device is provided that includes a memory and a processor. The memory may be operable to store a plurality of codes. The processor may be operable to associate each code with a corresponding haptic signal. The processor may further be operable to receive a... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120276872 - Method and apparatus for over-the-air provisioning: An approach is presented for over-the-air service provisioning. A provisioning manager causes, at least in part, a generation of a request to provision one or more services at a device to operate over a data bearer of at least one communication network. The provisioning manager determines one or more access... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120276874 - Method for managing local terminal equipment accessing a network: Methods for managing a local Terminal Equipment (TE) accessing a network are provided. In accordance with this disclosure, the MT will not send the key(s) information to the TE until having received a notice of successful authentication from the TE or having decided that the message forwarded by the TE... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120276875 - Method, device, and system for network exit or de-registration of femto base station: The present invention discloses a method, a device, and a system for network exit or de-registration of a femto base station. The network exit method includes: performing, a de-registration procedure with an access gateway; de-authenticating the femto base station through a security gateway and an authentication server; and tearing down... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

20120276876 - Multiple network wake-up: A communication device may select a communication path to check for pending messages in a multiple network environment. The communication device may exit from a power-saving operating mode during which the communication device does not receive messages from a message server. After exiting the power-saving operating mode, the communication device... Agent: Broadcom Corporation

20120276878 - Selective activation of alerts for receipt and availability of data in a communication device: A recipient activates or deactivates user alerts associated with the receipt and/or availability of communications using rules in an alert profile stored on a device, a server, or a location accessible to the server. In one embodiment, the device can implement the rules when a communication is received and/or available.... Agent: Smith Micro Software Inc.

20120276877 - System and method to manage visual voice mail messages: A system and method for managing voice mail messages associated with a mobile device. The method can include receiving, by a processor of the mobile device, at least one identifier associated with a sending device that initially stored, external to the mobile device, a visual voice mail message associated with... Agent:

20120276879 - Alert provisioning system and method: An alert method and system permits an alert to be provided to a subscriber. Such visual alerts may comprise icons or graphical advertising units that may be navigated by the subscriber to trigger and initiate corresponding and dynamically updatable communications and communication links.... Agent:

20120276881 - Device for handling value notes and cash box for receiving value notes: The invention relates to a device (10, 50, 60, 200) for handling notes of value. The device (10, 50, 60, 200) comprises a radio unit (20) for sending data from the device (10, 50, 60, 200) to a service unit (22) via mobile radio (24). Further, the device (10, 50,... Agent: Wincor Nixdorf International Gmbh

20120276883 - Implicit group formation around feed content for mobile devices: A unique system and method that facilitates group-based mobile communication around external feed content is provided. The system and method involve adding external feed content to content generated within a group. Both types of content can be viewed on the mobile devices of the group. Updates to the feed content... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120276882 - System and method for providing interactive services using a mobile device: A method of and system for providing interactive services to a mobile device, comprising transmitting programming on-air to a first mobile device by a first facility in communication with a service provider and receiving by a second facility in communication with the service provider information based on the programming, wherein... Agent:

20120276880 - Systems, methods and apparatus for creating, editing, distributing and viewing electronic greeting cards: A system is provided for downloading an electronic greeting card application to a portable computing device. The system comprising a server, a paper greeting card, and a code printed on the paper greeting card. The electronic greeting card application is downloaded to the portable computing device from the server in... Agent: American Greetings Corporation

20120276884 - Displaying a map on a handheld wireless telecommunication device: Tickers are populated with location-based information that is selected according to the geographic location of communication devices. The location of a communication device is identified based on a GPS system, proximity to transmitters in a wireless network, user input, or using other techniques. Location-appropriate content is obtained either in real-time... Agent: Smith Micro Software Inc.

20120276885 - Controlling a communication system: In a communication system, a plurality of communication entities can establish a plurality of communication links that can potentially interfere with each other. A control of the communication system involves repetitively carrying out a probabilistic parameter setting step for respective communication links. In such a probabilistic parameter setting step, a... Agent: Alcatel Lucent

20120276887 - Device manufacturing using the device's embedded wireless technology: Embodiments describe manufacturing, programming, testing, and servicing of wireless computing devices utilizing their embedded wireless technology. An embodiment method ensures that the wireless computing devices are successfully programmed in the event a disruption to the manufacturing, programming, testing and servicing process flow occurs. The method includes retrieving a last known... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120276886 - Method and apparatus for acquiring information related to a position: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, a method and an apparatus are shown comprising receiving status information of an apparatus, and determining a probability for an update of information related to a position being obtained based on the status information. Based on the determined probability and... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20120276888 - Location mechanism for mobile device: A location mechanism for a mobile device, in which an electronic communication including a code is received at the mobile device and the code is parsed from within the received electronic communication. The code parsed from within the electronic communication is used to determine whether to classify the received electronic... Agent: Elngot LLC

20120276889 - Location mechanism for mobile device: A location mechanism for a mobile device, in which an electronic communication including a code is received at the mobile device and the code is parsed from within the received electronic communication. The code parsed from within the electronic communication is used to determine whether to classify the received electronic... Agent: Eingot LLC

20120276890 - Location mechanism for mobile device: A location mechanism for a mobile device, in which an electronic communication including a code is received at the mobile device and the code is parsed from within the received electronic communication. The code parsed from within the electronic communication is used to determine whether to classify the received electronic... Agent: Eingot LLC

20120276891 - Home appliance remote control method and wireless network card: The present invention provides a method for remotely controlling household appliances comprising: storing corresponding relation between household appliance identification information, operation action instructing information and control signal encoding format in a wireless network card integrated with a remote control circuit; a terminal sending a remote control command to a specified... Agent:

20120276892 - Hub base station: The invention relates to a hub base station being capable of communicating with a plurality of remote network entities over a cellular communication network. The hub base station comprises a transmitter being configured to transmit a plurality of distinct radio frequency beams towards a plurality of distinct directions for backhaul... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

20120276895 - Initial access method and apparatus of user equipment using power reduction request in heterogeneous network: An initial access method of a user equipment (UE) and an apparatus performing the same are provided. The initial access method of a user equipment attempting access a macro cell base station in a network with which the macro cell base station and at least one Femto cell base station... Agent:

20120276894 - Measuring device, communication device, monitoring system and program: A measuring device in a monitoring system including a monitoring device for monitoring data received via a network is provided. The measuring device includes a measurer for measuring the data, a data transmitter for sending the data to a communication device that performs communication with the monitoring device, a forbidding... Agent: Arkray, Inc.

20120276893 - Method of optimizing the quality of a cellular network: m

20120276896 - Adaptive modulation and coding scheme adjustment in wireless networks: In a method of adjusting a modulation and coding scheme (MCS) level for a transmission on a communication channel between a base station and a mobile terminal, at the base station: a target value for an error metric is defined; the error metric is measured; an MCS offset based on... Agent: Rockstar Bidco, Lp

20120276897 - Apparatus and method for reporting radio link failure: The present invention relates to an apparatus and method for report a Radio Link Failure (RLF) and discloses the operations of UE or an eNB and the operating schemes of a network according to a cause of RLF. More specifically, the operating efficiency of a network is improved by reporting... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.

20120276898 - Methods for optimizing the performance, cost and constellation design of satellites for full and partial earth coverage: A system and method for highly efficient constellations of satellites which give single, double, . . . k-fold redundant full earth imaging coverage, or k-fold coverage for latitudes greater than any selected latitude is given for remote sensing instruments in short periods of time, i.e., continuous coverage, as a function... Agent:

20120276899 - cell registration: A method for a mobile communications network where a cell is identifiable by a global identifier unique in the mobile communications network and/or a short identifier re-usable in another cell of the mobile communications network. A registry associates information representing a location within the coverage area of the mobile communications... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy

20120276900 - Enhancing cellular networks via an adjustable handover boundary: A method for handing off handset in a mobile communication network that defines at a base station (110) an adjusted handover boundary (106) different from a default handover boundary (104) between the base station (110) and a different base station (116). Handover adjustment parameters can be conveyed (120) within messages... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.

20120276902 - Handover for cellular radio systems: In a cellular wireless system, power thresholds used for determining whether to add or drop servers held in a set of servers, such as an active set, for serving a user equipment (UE) are determined based on the motion of the respective UE. A lower threshold may be used with... Agent:

20120276903 - Method and apparatus for allocating femto cell information for handover in a wireless communication system: A method and an apparatus for allocating femto cell allocation information to support handover from a cell of a Base Station (BS) to a femto cell in a wireless communication system are provided. The method includes setting a start frequency of a beacon signal to be different from a start... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120276905 - Method for migrating user plane from iur-g interface to a interface and corresponding apparatus: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method for migrating a user plane from an Iur-g interface to an A interface and an apparatus. The method includes: receiving, by a BSC, a migration commit notification that is sent by an RNC through an Iur-g interface, where the migration commit notification... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120276904 - Sleep-state for mobile terminal and service initiation for mobile terminals in sleep-state: The invention relates to the initiation of a service to a mobile terminal capable of communicating via at least a first and second access network. Further, the invention relates to a reduction of power consumption of mobile terminals supporting connectivity to at least two access networks. The invention also relates... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120276901 - Wireless device handoff between wireless networks: Examples are disclosed for a wireless device handoff between a first wireless network and a second wireless network.... Agent: Empire Technology Development LLC

20120276907 - Method and device for obtaining candidate information: A method, computer readable medium and mobile device for operating using more than one Radio Access Technology (RAT) are provided. When the mobile device is operating in a serving cell of a first RAT, it obtains, through at least one of wireless access radios in the mobile device, a first... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120276909 - Method and user equipment for cell selection of heterogeneous network: Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and a user equipment for cell selection of a heterogeneous network. The UE selects, a cell with a highest signal measurement value in a carrier frequency synchronizes to the cell, and receives broadcast information of the cell. If the cell is a... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120276906 - Methods and arrangements for cell identification in a radio network: A method in a radio network node for identifying a candidate cell for handover of a user equipment is provided. The radio network node receives, from the user equipment, a first cell identifier associated with the candidate cell. The radio network node signals a cell identification request to at least... Agent:

20120276908 - Synchronization system and synchronizing method for plurality of base stations and mobile station in a reverse link wireless transmission: There is provided a wireless communication system which can synchronize a mobile station with a destination base station in response to the mobile station determining to switch base stations. Each base station generates synchronization information to synchronize the mobile station with the base station from a reverse pilot signal received... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120276910 - Handover method and system in relay network, relay node, control base station and base station: Embodiments of the present invention provide a handover method and system in a relay network, a relay node, a control base station and a base station. The method includes: receiving, by a relay node, a first area identifier that identifies the relay node; sending a system information broadcast message carrying... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20120276911 - Method and apparatus for efficient serving cell change using multiple parallel timers: Methods and apparatus are described herein to manage a serving cell change. Timers are used to monitor one or more cells which become stronger relative to a cell which is currently the best cell. These one or more cells may be referred to as pending best cells. Further, in some... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120276912 - Coupled short-range wireless mobile terminal and relay: A wireless communication system is provided. The wireless communication system includes a wireless relay and a mobile terminal. The wireless relay is coupled to a phone network. The mobile terminal is physically coupled to the wireless relay to make a voice communication with the phone network via the wireless relay.... Agent: Beijing Green Stone Technology Limited

20120276913 - Method and apparatus for transmitting data in a wireless communication network system: A method and an apparatus for transmitting data in a wireless communication network are provided. A base station having information of an idle mode user equipment transmits a connecting operation mode to the user equipment when the idle mode user equipment is connected to the base station. The user equipment... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

20120276914 - Method and system of assigning a channel without paging: A method and system for setting up a communication with a given mobile station served by a RAN that defines one or more coverage areas. The RAN may receive an indication of a location of the given mobile station. The RAN may then use the location of the given mobile... Agent: Sprint Spectrum L.p.

20120276916 - Configuration of reference signal transmission bandwidth: Processing implemented by a method and apparatus herein advantageously addresses degradations to the quality of reference signal measurements and/or to the quality of serving cell data reception that would otherwise result from a wireless device (36) measuring different cells' reference signals over different bandwidths. The processing addresses these potential degradations... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20120276915 - Signaling to establish multipoint communications: A user equipment UE sends to a network an indication that a neighbor cell is suitable for data communications with the UE. The UE is in a state with a serving cell in which no dedicated physical channel is allocated to the UE. In response to the indication the network... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation

20120276917 - Rssi estimation in multi-technology communication terminals: A method used in a receiver includes measuring first Received Signal Strength Indications (RSSIs) in respective first communication channels, which are located in a given frequency band and which each have a first channel bandwidth. Based on the first RSSIs, second RSSIs are computed for respective second communication channels, which... Agent:

20120276919 - Automatic response to localized input: The disclosed subject matter provides automatic response to localized input. Where a first user equipment enters a service area, the presence of the first user equipment can be determined from an identification information. The identification information can be employed to access information relating to the identification information. Where either the... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

20120276918 - Method for determining a geospatial location of a client in signal communication with a wireless array: A method for determining a geospatial location of a client in signal communication with a wireless array is provided. A magnetometer is used to provide geospatial orientation information relating to an orientation of a wireless array relative to the surface of the Earth. The geospatial orientation of the wireless array... Agent: Xirrus, Inc.

20120276922 - Method of handling velocity triggered supl service and related communication device: A method of handling a velocity triggered service for a communication device in a service system is disclosed. The method comprises obtaining at least one first trigger parameter of the velocity triggered service from a location platform of the service system, after an agent in the communication device receives a... Agent:

20120276921 - Radio frequency tag location system and method: Determination of the location and bearing of an asset having an RF-tag imbedded therein is accomplished through extended radio frequency triangulation. A beacon arrangement determines the direction of an RF tag from a specially designed beacon node. RF-tag localization is further improved by repeating this measurement from multiple spatially displaced... Agent: Microchip Technology Incorporated

20120276923 - Selective processing of location-sensitive data streams: A method for processing a first data stream specifying locations of a user at different times and a second data stream specifying values of a monitored attribute at a location of interest at different times includes: receiving a location-centric trigger specifying at least one spatial predicate condition relative to the... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120276920 - System and method for managing location services in wireless networks: Described herein are methods, systems, apparatuses and products for managing location services in wireless networks. One aspect provides for broadcasting an identifier from a terrestrial wireless device in a determinable position; repeatedly changing the identifier broadcast from the terrestrial wireless device; and associating a current identifier broadcast from the terrestrial... Agent:

20120276925 - Location fidelity adjustment based on mobile subscriber privacy profile: The present invention utilizes location based wireless technology in a wireless network to dynamically automate the accuracy of location information provided to requesting parties based on external criteria, e.g., the time of day. The location information may be altered by removing particular parts (e.g., by removing street information, or city... Agent:

20120276926 - Location fidelity adjustment based on mobile subscriber privacy profile: Location based wireless technology dynamically adjusts the accuracy of location information provided to a requesting party based on an aggregation of a plurality of location modifiers, each adjusting the accuracy of the current location from a more accurate version to a less accurate version having reduced accuracy.... Agent:

20120276927 - Location fidelity adjustment based on mobile subscriber privacy profile: The present invention utilizes location based wireless technology in a wireless network to dynamically automate the accuracy of location information provided to requesting parties based on external criteria, e.g., the time of day. The location information may be altered by removing particular parts (e.g., by removing street information, or city... Agent:

20120276924 - System and method for positioning mobile terminal, and mobile terminal: The disclosure discloses a method for positioning a mobile terminal, which comprises: a server sends a push notification to a mobile terminal; the mobile terminal performs self-positioning after receiving the push notification, to acquire geographical position information regarding the mobile terminal, and sends the geographical position information to the server;... Agent: Zte Corporation

20120276928 - Method and system for providing location targeted advertisements: A method of providing advertisements to mobile devices located in a geographic region is disclosed. Current weather condition information and data representing an advertisement are obtained. A size of an advertisement area for the advertisement based on the current weather information is determined. The size of the advertisement area is... Agent:

20120276930 - Selective processing of location-sensitive data streams: A method for processing a first data stream specifying locations of a user at different times and a second data stream specifying values of a monitored attribute at a location of interest at different times includes: receiving a location-centric trigger specifying at least one spatial predicate condition relative to the... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120276929 - Social network service providing system and method for setting relationship between users based on motion of mobile terminal and distance determined by user: Provided are a social network service providing system and method for setting a relationship between users based on a motion of a mobile terminal, and a distance determined by a user. The social network service providing system may include a request receiver to receive, from a mobile terminal, a request... Agent: Nhn Corporation

20120276931 - Systems and methods of networking enhancements using location based services: A location based service and method configured to provide a mechanism for information to a subscribing user. The method is implemented on a computing infrastructure and includes querying one or more databases for matching information of a third party that is associated with one or more mobile devices that pass... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120276932 - Handheld electronic device using status awareness: Through status awareness, a handheld communications device may determine the location, activity, and/or physical or emotional state of the user. This information may in turn be used for various purposes, such as 1) determining how to alert the user of an incoming communication, 2) determining what format to use for... Agent:

20120276934 - Apparatus, and associated method, for paging an access terminal in a radio communication system: An apparatus, and an associated methodology for a communication system in which an access terminal is paged by a page sent on a paging channel. Hashes are generated by a hash generator at an access network to identify where in the paging message that page indications are to be positioned.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20120276933 - Detecting change in system information: A method, apparatus, and computer program for detecting changes in system information of a radio access network are provided. A terminal device of a cellular communication system is arranged to employ a default procedure in which a change in system information transmitted by a cellular radio access network is detected... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation

20120276935 - Method for constructing, implementing, incorporating, and executing passenger tones through the conduits of systemic behaviors of operations, through, removable media device, and computer architecture of hardware and software for transfer, through, the co: A method for constructing, implementing, and executing passenger tones. Comprising of recorded digital audio files from a conduit removable media device digital audio recorder for incorporation of concatenation into a conduit for transmission called the sms text messaging phone feature. In a sub directory folder in a communication networks computer... Agent:

20120276936 - Apparatus and method for reestablishing radio link in wireless communication system: The present invention discloses an apparatus and method for performing radio link reestablishment in a wireless communication system. Furthermore, the present invention discloses a radio link reestablishment request message, including a reestablishment cause indicator on which whether a Radio Link Failure (RLF) was generated by User Equipment (UE) is determined,... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.

20120276937 - Method and arrangement in a telecommunication network with intercell interference coordination: Methods and arrangements in a telecommunication network for intercell interference coordination. The telecommunication network comprises a first base station, acting as serving base station for a mobile station, and a second base station. The method comprises determining that transmission interference to the mobile station is to be limited. The method... Agent:

20120276938 - Multi-technology coexistence for ibss networks: Apparatus configured to be implemented in a first wireless communication device, having corresponding non-transitory computer-readable media, comprise a memory configured to store a coexistence schedule, wherein the coexistence schedule defines WLAN intervals and non-WLAN intervals; a WLAN transceiver configured to transmit WLAN signals in an IBSS network; a non-WLAN transceiver... Agent:

20120276939 - Method for re-entry into a communication network after radio frequency outage: A method and apparatus for that provides a re-entry procedure following a radio frequency outage in a wireless communication network is disclosed. The method includes providing (204) a entity identification for a base station (102-106) or a paging controller (108) to a mobile station (110) during initial entry of the... Agent: Motorola Mobility LLC

20120276941 - System and method for multiple simultaneous communication groups in a wireless system: A system and method enable a wireless device to support simultaneously multiple push-to-talk (PTT) communications and interrupt certain PTT communication with higher priority ones. A user subscribes to multiple PTT communication groups and designates one of the groups as the primary group. The wireless device receives and plays PTT communications... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20120276940 - Waterproof radio: A radio, comprising: an enclosure having a top lid, a bottom lid, and a body, the top lid and the bottom lid being removable from the body; a radio system mounted in the body, the body having a top cover and a bottom cover for the radio system; a first... Agent: Nautilus Lifeline Ltd.

20120276942 - Transmit power control algorithms for sources and sinks in a multi-link session: Transmit power control functionality in wireless audio systems may be implemented by way of a Transmit Power Control (TPC) algorithm devised to control power for both source and sinks in a multi sink session, to reduce power consumption. Information may be passed back and forth between the source and sink... Agent:

20120276943 - Wireless communication system, wireless communication method, and base station device: In a cellular wireless communication system with plural antenna base stations, signals have been basically transmitted using two antennas among plural antennas, and thus power has been concentrated in specific antennas. The present invention controls the transmission power of each antenna so as not to increase the transmission power of... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.

20120276944 - Channel selection method and electronic device thereof: A channel selection method and electronic device thereof are provided. In the channel selection method, usable channels of a second communication protocol are selected according to a used channel number of a first communication protocol, and one of the usable channels is selected according to the numbers of wireless access... Agent: Htc Corporation

20120276945 - Cell selection techniques for idle mode for wireless networks: Various example embodiments are disclosed herein. According to an example embodiment, an apparatus may include a processor. The processor may be configured to: make a first determination, by a mobile station in idle mode, that a trigger condition for cell selection has been met for a target base station as... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy

20120276946 - Method and apparatus for handover, and method of determining delay parameter in wireless communication system: When a handover apparatus of a user terminal enters a small scale cell within a macrocell area in a state that it is connected to a macrocell, the handover apparatus acquires a delay parameter of the small scale cell and delays handover for a time period of the delay parameter... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

20120276947 - Symmetrical communicator device that dynamically changes the function of the hardware as orientation of the device changes.: A symmetrical communicator device that dynamically changes the function of the hardware as orientation changes solves the problem in prior art where users are required to hold the device in a specific orientation to perform certain tasks (e.g. make or receive phone calls). The symmetrical device will have identical hardware... Agent:

20120276948 - Electronic device and method for switching to voice mode: In a method of switching to a voice mode, an electronic device controls a speaker of the electronic device to play a first audio recording when a mode button of the electronic device is pressed a first time. The electronic device dials a telephone number consisted of received numbers when... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry(shenzhen) Co., Ltd .

20120276949 - Dynamic thermal control for wireless transceivers: Methods and apparatus for dynamic thermal management and control within, e.g., small form-factor wireless devices such as laptop computers or cellular “smartphones”. In one embodiment, a thermal management system monitors the temperature (or other relevant criteria) for one or more components, and implements different operating states within the wireless transceiver... Agent:

20120276950 - Mobile terminal device: A mobile terminal device of the invention is a mobile terminal device capable of placing and receiving calls by first identification information, and of placing and receiving calls by second identification information, and is characterized by having a mode changing section that changes a mode among a first mode, a... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.

20120276952 - Cell phone projector: The invention provides a cell phone projector including a housing, a circuit device, a power supply, a projector module, wherein the circuit device and the power supply are disposed in the housing, and the projector module is displaced at one end of the housing, and wherein the housing is provided... Agent:

20120276953 - Device and method for providing application for external accessory in wireless terminal: A method and device for providing an application for an external accessory in a wireless terminal, by which related applications corresponding to a type of an external accessory connected to a wireless terminal can be displayed. Instead of sifting through applications or searching for the appropriate ones for the external... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120276951 - Low rise camera module: A printed circuit carrier has an opening therein against which a back plate is attached to thereby form a cavity. An image sensor device is attached to the back plate inside the cavity. The height of the image sensor device is about equal to or less than the height of... Agent: Apple Inc.

20120276954 - Portable camera and surveillance device: The invention is a portable camera and surveillance device adapted to attach to a plurality of distinct support structures and transmit an image signal. More particularly, an apparatus that includes the use of a wireless mobile device paired to a camera surveillance device through an ad-hoc peer-to-peer connection for surveillance... Agent:

20120276955 - Apparatus and method for detecting and storing data from subscriber identity module in a portable terminal: A portable terminal comprising first and second identity modules, the first module serving as a master module, wherein a processor of the portable terminal is arranged: at power up of the portable terminal, to read data from the first module and to store it in a memory; and to access,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120276960 - Display device: The invention provides an active matrix EL display device which can perform a clear multi-gray scale color display. In particular, the invention provides a large active matrix EL display device at low cost by a manufacturing method which can selectively form a pattern. Power supply lines in a pixel portion... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.

20120276956 - Method and apparatus for informing a user through haptic signals: According to an embodiment, a computing device is provided that includes a receiver and a signal generator. The receiver may be configured to receive a user query for information regarding a received call or message. The user query may include a physical act performed on the computing device. The signal... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20120276958 - Mobile electronic device: A device and methods for operating a mobile electronic device are presented. A condition of the mobile electronic device is detected to provide a condition of use. Correspondence relation between inputs detected at a first input detector and a second input detector and the inputs to a first display surface... Agent:

20120276959 - Mobile phone: The mobile phone includes an optical sensor, a display element, a pixel circuit portion where a plurality of pixels having a plurality of transistors are arranged in matrix, an optical sensor control circuit which is connected to an optical sensor driver circuit for driving the optical sensor and reads a... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.

20120276957 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal includes a terminal body; a window coupled to the terminal body, including a display region for displaying an image, and including a print region which encompasses the display region; a display unit including a display panel disposed in the terminal body and having a first touch detection... Agent:

20120276961 - Mobile communication device and echo cancellation method: According to an aspect, a mobile communication device includes a housing, a speaker, a microphone, a detecting unit, and a processing unit. The speaker is provided in the housing, and outputs an incoming voice according to an incoming voice signal. The microphone is provided in the housing. The microphone receives... Agent: Kyocera Corporation

20120276962 - Holding device for a mobile telephone: The inventions refers to a holding device (1) for a mobile telephone, the holding device (1) having a mounting device (2) for accommodating the mobile telephone, the mounting device (2) comprising a contact surface (4) and at least two holding components (6) which protrude from the contact surface (4), the... Agent:

20120276963 - Coupling area enhancement apparatus, system, and method: A coupling area enhancement device includes a small coil and a large coil on opposing sides of a sheet of electromagnetic interference (EMI) absorptive material. The coupling area enhancement device may include one or more holes and may include adhesive material and sticker covers. Placement of the coupling area enhancement... Agent: Tyfone, Inc.

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