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Listing for abstract view: USPTO application #, Title, Abstract excerpt,Patent Agent. Listing format for list view: USPTO National Class full category number, title of the patent application. 01/31/2013 > 149 patent applications in 75 patent subcategories.
20130029585 - Fm analog demodulator compatible with iboc signals: A method includes: receiving an FM radio signal including an analog-modulated portion; digitally sampling an analog-modulated portion of the radio signal to produce a plurality of samples; using a ratio between an average magnitude and an RMS magnitude of a block of the samples to compute a signal quality metric;... Agent: Ibiquity Digital Corporation
20130029586 - Phase synchronization of base stations via mobile feedback in multipoint broadcasting: Multipoint broadcasting requires the base stations to be phase-synchronized. Methods and apparatus are described that provide phase synchronization of base stations with the downlink-channel phase feedback by mobile users. Also described are methods and apparatus that make phase synchronization of base stations independent of multipoint-broadcast sessions, thus reducing the synchronization... Agent:
20130029587 - Determining a deployment of a wireless network: Methods, systems, and devices for determining a deployment of a wireless network are described herein. One method includes receiving, via a computing device, radio frequency data associated with a structure, wherein the structure includes a number of sensor nodes, receiving physical parameters associated with the structure, determining a number of... Agent: Honeywell International Inc.
20130029591 - Method for cooperative data transmission among terminals, and method for lustering cooperative terminals for same: The present description relates to a method in which a base station clusters cooperative terminals so as to enable cooperative data transmission among terminals. The clustering method comprises the following steps: identifying terminals which can transmit data of an opponent terminal; generating a cooperative cluster containing the identified terminals; transmitting... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130029589 - Mobile device for a smart relay network: A wireless relay node network includes a plurality of relay devices wherein each relay device is configured to receive a first wireless signal in a first frequency band, and transmit a second wireless signal derived from the first wireless signal using a first set of network use parameters. The plurality... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130029588 - Network selection device and method for selecting a communication network: A network selection device is described comprising a determining circuit configured to determine an expected suitability level of a communication connection for a communication terminal provided by means of a cellular radio communication network and by means of a relaying subscriber terminal of the cellular radio communication network and a... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh
20130029590 - Relay and hierarchical transmission scheme: In some examples, a method of transmitting data in a radio communication system is described. The method can include dividing data intended for a communication receive node into a high priority code stream and a low priority code stream. The method can also include transmitting the high priority code stream... Agent: Empire Technology Development LLC
20130029592 - Radio communication system, radio base station, and method for reconfiguring communication parameter: A disclosed high-power base station (100) is provided with: an inter-base-station communication unit (140) that transmits, to neighboring base stations, measurement instruction information that instructs the neighboring base stations to measure the reception quality of radio signals sent by the local station; a measurement result collection unit (121) that collects,... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130029593 - Method for propagating messages in a communication network to a satellite network: A method is provided for propagating messages in a communication network to a satellite network, the communication network being made up of a set of users and the satellite network comprising at least one satellite, the set of users comprising a sender and a recipient, said recipient being intended to... Agent: Thales
20130029594 - Excessive-signal prevention apparatus and method therefor: Disclosed is an excessive-signal prevention apparatus which includes a connection state judgment section and a zero-level signal insertion section. The connection state judgment section detects whether connection between a first device and a second device is normal or abnormal on the basis of a pattern of signals that are other... Agent: Nec Infrontia Corporation
20130029595 - Communications related to electric vehicle wired and wireless charging: Systems, methods and apparatus are disclosed for wireless power transfer and data transfer. In one aspect a power transmission apparatus is provided. The power transmission apparatus includes a transmitter configured to wirelessly transmit power via a wireless power transfer field at a level sufficient to power or charge an electric... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130029597 - Exchanging data based upon device proximity and credentials: Illustrated is a system and method to transmit a credential to a proximate first device, the first device validating the credential. The system and method also includes transmitting data to the first device. The system and method also includes transmitting the credential to a proximate second device, the second device... Agent:
20130029598 - Integrated circuit with intra-chip and extra-chip rf communication: An integrated circuit includes a first integrated circuit die having a first circuit and a first intra-chip interface and a second integrated circuit die having a second circuit and a second intra-chip interface and a remote interface, wherein the first intra-chip interface and the second intra-chip interface electro-magnetically communicate first... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130029596 - Pairing devices using data exchanged in an out-of-band channel: Two devices (110, 120) can be determined to be within near field communication (NFC) range of each other. Pairing information for a service can be conveyed over an out-of-band channel (114, 124). The out-of-band channel can be a near field communication (NFC) channel. The service can be a BLUETOOTH service... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20130029601 - Communication device with simultaneous wireless lan and blue-tooth communication capability: A communication device is disclosed, having a wireless LAN transceiver, a wireless LAN demodulation circuit, a Bluetooth transceiver, a Bluetooth demodulation circuit, an oscillator, and a mixer. The wireless LAN transceiver conducts communication in a first frequency band and the wireless LAN demodulation circuit demodulates the wireless LAN signals. The... Agent:
20130029603 - Dual range radiofrequency communication object and method for implementing same: The present invention relates to a communication object comprising means for radiofrequency communication with a remote device, wherein said communication means are capable of establishing a first short-range communication and a second communication having a longer range than the first communication, said long range being enabled by Bluetooth or Wifi... Agent: Germalto Sa
20130029599 - Method and apparatus for communication between a vehicle based computing system and a remote application: A vehicle-based computing apparatus includes a computer processor in communication with persistent and non-persistent memory. The apparatus also includes a local wireless transceiver in communication with the computer processor and configured to communicate wirelessly with a wireless device located at the vehicle. The processor is operable to receive, through the... Agent: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
20130029602 - Method of acquisition by a mobile terminal of complementary information related to at least one poster present on a display panel: A method of acquisition by a mobile terminal (20) situated in proximity to a display panel (10), of complementary information related to at least one poster (11) present on the display panel (10), the method including the following steps: acquisition of the identification data (S1) making it possible to identify... Agent:
20130029604 - Short-range wireless communication apparatus: A subject short-range wireless communication apparatus capable of simultaneously connecting multiple profiles with another short-range wireless communication apparatus acting as a connection counterpart is disclosed. The subject apparatus comprises: a communication disconnection detection device that, in cases where a first profile is connected between the subject apparatus and the another... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130029600 - Wireless communication system: According to one embodiment, a wireless communication system comprises a leaky coaxial cable configured to be vertically arranged on a placing surface, a base station configured to make the leaky coaxial cable radiate electric wave, and an illumination unit configured to illuminate an area coincident with a communication area formed... Agent: Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha
20130029605 - Earpiece messaging: An earpiece designed to be wirelessly connected to an associated electronic device. The earpiece detects loss of connectivity with the associated electronic device and restoration of connectivity with the electronic device. The earpiece may disable and re-enable communications with the electronic device and/or audibly output a message to a user... Agent: Bose Corporation
20130029606 - Method and system for selecting from a set of candidate frequency bands associated with a wireless access point: A particular method includes identifying, at a wireless access point, a client device in communication with the wireless access point. The client device is identified based on a signal quality indicator associated with the client device. The wireless access point is operable to communicate with the client device by transmitting... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property. I, L.p.
20130029609 - Channel measurement system, method, and device: The present invention provides a channel measurement system, method, and device. The system includes: a signal collecting device, configured to collect a first signal according to a preset sampling rate, and obtain a second signal, where the first signal is a signal sent by a transmitter without passing through a... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130029608 - Methods of calibrating a device under test to communicate wirelessly: A method of calibrating a device under test (DUT) to communicate wirelessly includes providing predetermined reference signal strength values corresponding to a reference device, the reference signal strength values including a first group of signal strength values measured at each of a first plurality of transmission power levels. The method... Agent:
20130029610 - Determination program, determination device, and determination method: A determination device 20 includes a measurement unit 21 configured to measure the reception level of a received signal at each of N frequencies where N is the number of frequencies selectable by a specific cell radio base station, a comparison unit 23 configured to compare the N-th reception level... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130029607 - Decreasing rssi settling time in low-power mode systems: Methods and apparatuses presented herein advantageously enable more accurate RSSI measurements by waking up a mobile device from a low-power mode in certain pre-designated situations. These situations include detecting certain trends in RSSI values, detecting changes in transmit power, or detecting motion. The trigger which causes the mobile device to... Agent: Plantronics, Inc.
20130029611 - Configurable wireless interface: A multistandard RF transceiver is disclosed that may optionally include selectable mixers; selectable amplifiers; a configurable analog filter; and a configurable analog to digital converter. The multistandard RF transceiver may also include a data interface for sending data to a host controller and a control interface for receiving configuration commands... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130029612 - Wireless communication system: According to one embodiment, a wireless communication system comprises a leaky coaxial cable configured to send and receive electric wave to and from a wireless communication terminal and a retainer member configured to vertically arrange the leaky coaxial cable on a given setting surface.... Agent: Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha
20130029613 - Method and system for coexistence in a multiband, multistandard communication system utilizing a plurality of phase locked loops: Methods and systems for coexistence in a multiband, multistandard communication system utilizing a plurality of phase locked loops (PLLs) are disclosed. Aspects may include determining one or more desired frequencies of operation of a transceiver, determining a frequency of unwanted signals such as spurs, intermodulation, and/or mixing product signals, and... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130029614 - Systems, methods, and apparatuses for negative-charge-pump-based antenna switch controllers utilizing battery supplies: Systems, methods, and apparatuses may provide for antenna switch controllers. An example antenna switch controller may include: a plurality of antenna switches commonly connected to one or more antennas, where each of the plurality of antenna switches includes a plurality of stacked transistors, where one of the plurality of antenna... Agent: Samsung Electro-mechanics Company
20130029615 - Antenna apparatus and wireless communication apparatus: According to one embodiment, an antenna apparatus includes a leaky coaxial cable and a power supply apparatus. The power supply apparatus that provides a voltage for operating a mobile terminal receiving a radio wave radiated from the leaky coaxial cable when a high-frequency signal is provided.... Agent: Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha
20130029616 - Transmitter with hybrid closed loop power control: Systems and method for implementing a transmitter with hybrid closed loop power control in a communication device.... Agent:
20130029617 - Voltage driving apparatus for power amplifier, power amplifying system, power supply device and communication device: A voltage driving apparatus (1) for a power amplifier, a power amplifying system, a power supply device and a communication device are disclosed. The voltage driving apparatus (1) for the power amplifier includes a voltage input module (11), a voltage output module (12), a signal input module (13), and a... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.
20130029620 - Low variation current multiplier: Aspects of the present disclosure relate to a current multiplier that can generate an output current with high linearity and/or high temperature compensation. Such current multipliers can be implemented by complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) circuit elements. In one embodiment, the current multiplier can include a current divider and a... Agent: Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
20130029619 - Signal path termination: This disclosure relates to a harmonic termination circuit that is separate from a load line. In one embodiment, the load line is configured to match an impedance at the power amplifier output at a fundamental frequency of the power amplifier output and the harmonic termination circuit is configured to terminate... Agent: Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
20130029618 - Switchable vramp limiter: Systems and devices for radio frequency (RF) power amplification are disclosed. In one embodiment, a power amplification device includes a power amplification circuit operable to amplify an RF transmission signal and a voltage regulation circuit operable to generate a regulated voltage. The regulated voltage level of the regulated voltage sets... Agent: Rf Micro Devices, Inc.
20130029621 - Radio receiver apparatus: A radio receiver apparatus calculates all frequencies to be estimated as spurious frequencies in the reception frequency band by performing addition and subtraction operations on frequencies of repeated combinations formed from frequencies of a plurality of intensive electric field station, and controls the spurious frequency not to be preset to... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
20130029622 - Squelch detector circuit and method: A squelch detector includes a first circuit, a second circuit, and a comparator. The first circuit is configured to receive a first pair of differential input signals and in response output a second pair of differential signals. The second pair of differential signals have higher voltages than the first pair... Agent: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
20130029623 - Radio communication system, receiver, and communication method: A radio communication system includes: a receiver that is configured to receive a first radio wave sent according to a remote keyless entry system and a second radio wave sent according to a tire pressure monitoring system; and a reception mode switching unit that sets a reception mode of the... Agent: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
20130029624 - Method of diminishing the minimum range of operation of a communication link: A portable electronic device comprises a wireless receiver unit for receiving a wireless signal from a transmitting device, the wireless receiver unit comprising an antenna receiving an electromagnetic signal and providing a received electric input signal, and a receiver providing a recovered electric signal from the received electric input signal,... Agent: Oticon A/s
20130029625 - Integrated antenna and sensor element apparatus for a portable wireless terminal: An apparatus with a metal member used as at least one of an antenna and a sensor element in a portable terminal is disclosed. The apparatus includes the metal member, responsive to a sensed body, and for transmitting and receiving a signal in at least one or more communication service... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130029626 - Direct conversion receiver and calibration method thereof: A direct conversion receiver including a mixer, a measuring module and a calibration module is provided. When the calibration module adjusts the switch duty cycle of the mixer to being shorter than a standard duty cycle, a first second-order inter-modulation distortion is measured. When the calibration module adjusts the switch... Agent: Mstar Semiconductor, Inc.
20130029627 - Amplifier and associated receiver: An amplifier receives an input signal with an input node, provides an output signal in response, and includes a main branch and an auxiliary branch. The auxiliary branch is coupled between the input node and a splitting node for input matching of the input node. The main branch, also coupled... Agent: Mediatek Singapore Pte. Ltd.
20130029628 - Underwater vehicle communications system: An underwater communications system is provided that transmits electromagnetic and/or magnetic signals to a remote receiver. The transmitter includes a data input. A digital data compressor compresses data to be transmitted. A modulator modulates compressed data onto a carrier signal. An electrically insulated, magnetic coupled antenna transmits the compressed, modulated... Agent:
20130029630 - Intelligent network access control: A method, implemented on a programmed processor, for controlling wireless communications to and from a macro wireless network includes provoking an access request from a wireless device to register the device with an intelligent network access controller for a local wireless network; locking the wireless device to the controller; determining... Agent:
20130029632 - Method of handling a mobility management back-off timer and related communication device: A method of handling a mobility management back-off timer for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises performing a mobility management procedure in response to a paging signaling transmitted by a network of the wireless communication system; and stopping the mobility management back-off timer... Agent:
20130029631 - Method of handling singling in congested core network: A method of handling singling in a congested core network for a mobile device is disclosed. The method comprises initiating a first service request procedure for an emergency bearer service when a back-off timer is running on the mobile device; and not deactivating non-emergency Evolved Packet System (EPS) context locally... Agent:
20130029629 - Methods and apparatus for enabling access transfer of an emergency call back session: According to an embodiment of the present invention there is provided a method of enabling Single Radio Voice Call Continuity, SRVCC, access transfer for an emergency call back IP Multimedia Subsystem, IMS, session to a user equipment, UE. The method comprises including a session continuity function in a signalling path... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130029633 - System and method for providing radio communication in a land mobile radio system: The present disclosure provides a system and method for providing radio communication at a scene, such as a fire or security scene, in an LMR system. The scene may include responder radios located within a building structure and a commander radio stationed outside, wherein the commander radio is in communication... Agent: E.f. Johnson Company
20130029634 - Integrated emergency call support for mobile and nomadic devices: A device receives an emergency call via a session initiation protocol (SIP) invite that includes a cell identification (ID) and a service or device type associated with a user equipment (UE). The device determines, based on the service or device type, whether the UE is a fixed device or a... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20130029635 - Usage based radio access technology selection: Systems, methods, and apparatus that select a radio access technology based on a usage history are presented herein. A recording component can record, based on a first use of a wireless communication network, information identifying a radio access technology associated with the first use. A selection component can select, in... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20130029636 - Method and apparatus for generating media content: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a method for broadcasting a wireless signal representing a notice to obtain sensory data, retrieving first sensory information captured by a first sensor device coupled with a first mobile communication device where the first sensory information is... Agent: At & T Intellectual Property I, Lp
20130029639 - Apparatus and method for providing seamless service between a cellular network and wireless local area network for a mobile user: A wireless communication system including a cellular network and a Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) providing cellular network services via the WLAN is provided. The system includes a Radio Access Network (RAN) providing the cellular network, a WLAN Access Point (AP) providing the WLAN, a Mobile Switching Center/General Packet Radio... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130029640 - Fingerprint sensor and charging system: A fingerprint sensor and charging system with an external device including a fingerprint sensor, an external battery and a charging device. A mobile communication terminal, the fingerprint sensor, the external battery and the charging device are connected to each other. The fingerprint sensor is used for capturing fingerprint data for... Agent:
20130029638 - Registration or unregistration method for home information machine and home information machine hereof: The disclosure discloses a registration method or an unregistration method for a home information machine and a home information machine thereof, to solve the problem of low security and reliability in the prior art when a Portable Part (PP) machine is registered on the home information machine. The registration method... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130029641 - System and method for secure management of mobile user access to network resources: A client-server system and method is provided for secure management of mobile user access to network resources from a wireless mobile device, such as a smart phone. A mobile access control layer resides between a wireless service provider network and host network, allowing for management of mobile access without overriding... Agent: Xe2 Ltd.
20130029637 - System for dynamic assignment of mobile subscriber identities and methods thereof: This disclosure generally relates to mobile subscriber identities for mobile devices, and more particularly, to dynamic assignment of International Mobile Subscriber Identities (IMSIs) to reduce roaming and overuse charges. Instead of using a reprogrammable embedded Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card for remote activation of a device, mobile carrier charges, such... Agent: Mitel Networks Corporation
20130029643 - Communication device: The application discloses a communication device and method of processing a text message in the communication device. An aspect of the present application is a method of processing text message in a communication device, the method including receiving a text message from an external sender, receiving a request to transform... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130029642 - Method, system and apparatus for managing messages at a mobile electronic device: According to embodiments described in the specification, a method, system and apparatus for managing messages at a mobile electronic device is provided. The method comprises: receiving a message and storing the message in a memory of the mobile electronic device; determining, at a processor of the mobile electronic device, if... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130029644 - Voicemail management system for mobile phone voicemail: A voicemail management system for mobile phone voicemail VM includes management operations for deleting a VM stored in a VM database of a VM recipient (M2) or a server in communication with it, upon the occurrence of a selectable time including prior to its listening or opening of VM by... Agent:
20130029645 - Call switching system and method for communication devices: A communication system includes a communication device (i.e., a cellular or smart phone) communicatively coupled to an auxiliary communication device (i.e. a headset). Systems and methods are provided for switching between calls in instances in which there are at least three calls being simultaneously supported. In one embodiment, a prediction... Agent: Openpeak Inc.
20130029647 - System and method for managing mobile communications: A device to automatically provide differing information levels according to a predetermined social hierarchy includes a memory and a processor. The memory stores social templates corresponding to unique social signatures and being selectable to provide, for each level of the predetermined social hierarchy, a corresponding differing amount of information to... Agent: E.digital Corp.
20130029646 - Wireless mobile transaction system and the procedure for carrying out transactions with a mobile phone: The invention belongs to the field of systems for provision of computer-supported transactions with the use of a mobile phone, more exactly to the field of enabling universal communication between a telephone device, different transaction terminals and different servers including bank servers for carrying out certain transactions, considering all the... Agent: Margento R&d D.o.o.
20130029649 - Automatic mute detection: A system and methodology for managing a mute function muting a connection to a conference call is disclosed. The system is implemented when the mute function is activated on a line connected to a conference call through a telecommunications network. The method includes receiving a sound, determining whether the sound... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property Ii, L.p., Via Transfer From At&t Corp.
20130029648 - System and method for short-range electronic communication: A system and method for transferring information over a short range are disclosed. The system and method can be used for a variety of applications, including administrative provisioning of information to particular users, providing information relating to a user during a conference call, handing off calls to or from another... Agent: Mitel Networks Corporation
20130029650 - Limiting mobile device services in an automobile: A method may include determining whether a mobile communication device is in a driver compartment of an automobile. The method may include determining whether the automobile is in motion or not in motion. Further, the method may include redirecting a call to the mobile communication device when the mobile communication... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20130029653 - Feature management of a communication device: A system and method for the real-time management of a device, and more particularly to the establishment and enforcement of policies or rules associated with the feature or functions that may be performed with the device, such as making and receiving calls, exchanging data, playing games and music, sending and... Agent: Kajeet, Inc.
20130029654 - Method and system for limiting the functionality of a mobile electronic device: In a method for assuring compliance with a mandated requirement, a control component resident in said mobile electronic device is implemented in response to receiving an indication to limit the operation of the mobile electronic device in a moving vehicle. A position determining component disposed within the mobile electronic device... Agent: Trimble Navigation Limited
20130029652 - Network-extended data storage for mobile applications: Embodiments of the present invention are directed to methods and subsystems directed to increasing the amount of memory accessible to software and hardware components of mobile electronic devices as well as to increasing security and reliability of data storage for mobile electronic devices. In the described embodiments of the present... Agent:
20130029651 - Wireless device, processing system and method of operating a wireless device: A wireless device is wirelessly connected to a wireless network which is controlled by network control apparatus. The wireless device operates in a first activity state in which data can be transmitted to and received from the wireless network over one or more dedicated logical channels. The wireless device transitions... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130029656 - Callback tokens for dropped calls: A method and system that support re-establishing a dropped call or communication is disclosed. A terminal may publish its parameters to other terminals through in-band or out-of-band signaling. Token values may then be determined by a weighted sum of parameters, where the terminal having the largest weighted sum possesses the... Agent: Comcast Cable Communications, LLC
20130029657 - Method and system for access and uplink power control for a wireless system having multiple transmit points: A method and system for access and uplink power control for a wireless system having multiple transmit points. In one aspect, a method at a user equipment operating in a wireless network having a plurality of transmission points including a macro evolved Node B (‘eNB’) and at least one low... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130029655 - Reference signal design for distributed antenna systems: In a distributed antenna system (DAS), the number of physical antennas is usually larger than that of the antenna ports supported by LTE/LTE-A RS pattern in each cell. Systems and methods are directed to a RS transmission scheme in which the RRHs (or RRH groups) are dynamically scheduled and mapped... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20130029658 - 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
20130029659 - 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 measuring power levels in narrow frequency bands of signals provided by a radio frequency receiver configured to scan radio frequency signals over a wide frequency band, calculating an average wideband power level from at... Agent: Isco International, LLC
20130029661 - Method and system for locating and communicating with a user of a wireless communication device: A system and method switches a mobile device from a first wireless communication signal, to a second, different wireless communication signal to maintain or reestablish communication between the mobile device and a communication network. Switching occurs when the signal strength of the first wireless communication signal falls below a predefined... Agent: Tv - Tether, LLC
20130029660 - Presence-based communication: Presence-based communication involves providing certain communication functionality based on whether an access terminal is present at a presence domain. In some aspects, presence-based communication involves enabling communication between access terminals present at a presence domain. For example, a synchronous communication scheme uses presence information to enable efficient routing of user... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130029663 - Devices and methods for wireless system acquisition: Disclosed are devices, methods and computer program products for radio access network (RAN) signal acquisition. In one aspect, a mobile device scans a radio frequency spectrum for RAN signals and detects signals corresponding to a plurality of channels of a first network type having a first channel bandwidth. The mobile... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130029662 - Mobile communication system cell selection in the presence of unacceptable cells: A user equipment (UE) cell search involves tuning a demodulation frequency of the UE based on signals received from a first encountered cell and using a non-initial cell search procedure to continue searching for a cell that is qualified for camping on, wherein the non-initial cell search procedure relies on... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130029665 - Method of configuring modules for identifying users of a telecommunication network: A method of configuring modules for identifying users of a telecommunication network able to cover a service area cut into a plurality of geographical sub areas, each identification module including an identification code stored in the module, the identification code including:—an operator identifier;—a user identification number; the method including assigning... Agent: Cassidian Sas
20130029664 - Source node and router in content centric network, and communication method thereof: Provided are a content source node and a first content router and a second content router in a content centric network (CCN), and a communication method thereof. The technology described herein may reduce the updating of routing information due to a movement of a mobile source node and the corresponding... Agent:
20130029666 - Measurement method for generating cell coverage map and device for the same: The present invention relates to a measurement control method for MDT and a terminal device for the same. An MDT measurement control method of the present invention comprises a step of receiving measured frequency information for cell reselection and measured frequencies for MDT (MDT frequencies); a step of measuring a... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130029667 - Identification method and switching method of femtocell and femtocell system: A switching method of a femtocell includes steps of: a) detecting an air message, and determining, according to signal strength, a base station corresponding to a broadcast message in the detected air message as a standby base station; b) determining whether the standby base station is the femtocell according to... Agent: Sernet (suzhou) Technologies Corporation
20130029668 - Radio base station and method for mobile communication systems: A radio base station includes a radio communication unit that wirelessly communicates with a mobile station being capable of communicating in first and second mobile communication systems; a network communication unit that communicates with a switching center; and a determination unit that determines whether the mobile station measures radio quality... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130029669 - Beamforming for cell edge capacity improvement in a heterogeneous network: The present disclosure relates to providing a method of improving data rates in a heterogeneous network which is composed of macro cells and pico cells. User equipment is connected to the network via a macro base station serving a macro cell or a low power node serving a pico cell.... Agent:
20130029670 - Method and apparatus for supporting a handover in a broadband wireless access communication system: The present invention relates to a broadband wireless access communication system, and particularly, to a method for supporting a handover in a broadband wireless access communication system. A method for performing a handover in a broadband wireless access communication system according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises: a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130029671 - Communication system: According to at least one exemplary embodiment, a system and method for communication may be described. A communication system can include a primary communication device; a software application installed on the primary communication device; a network; and at least one secondary communication device, wherein the software application detects incoming data... Agent:
20130029672 - Multiband communication device for use with a mesh network and methods for use therewith: A communication device includes an RF transceiver for communicating first data with at least one of a plurality of remote communication devices via a first protocol and a first frequency band. A millimeter wave transceiver communicates second data with at least one of the plurality of remote communication devices via... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130029673 - Methods and systems for increasing wireless traffic capacity in the vincinity of an event site: Network entity, method and computer-readable storage medium for use in a network that includes an arrangement of cell sites, each cell site configured to provide wireless services within a respective coverage region. The network entity may include an input configured to receive position information regarding occurrence of an event at... Agent:
20130029674 - Methods and systems for frequency reuse in multi-cell deployment model of a wireless backhaul network: Systems and methods for frequency reuse in a multi-cell deployment model of a wireless backhaul network are shown. According to embodiments, a wireless backhaul network includes a plurality of cells, each of which includes one or more hubs supporting wireless backhaul communication utilizing a cell deployment geometry and wireless communication... Agent: Taqua Wbh, LLC
20130029679 - Base station apparatus and method: A base station apparatus including a reconnection request signal receiving unit configured to receive a reconnection request signal transmitted from a mobile apparatus, the reconnection request signal being for the mobile apparatus requesting reconnection to the base station apparatus, a status detection unit configured to detect whether a status of... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130029678 - Combined base transceiver station and base station controller: A combined base station controller (12) and base transceiver station (14) comprises a selector distribution unit (SDU, 20), a main call control (MCC, 22) coupled to the SDU, a radio call control (RCC, 18) coupled to the MCC, and a channel element control (CEC, 16) coupled to the RCC.... Agent: Airwalk Communications, Inc.
20130029675 - Method and apparatus for direct communications in a wireless communication system: The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for direction communications in a wireless communication system. In the direct communication support method of a wireless communication system, according to one embodiment of the present invention, when a base station receives a direct communication request message from a first terminal... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130029680 - Method in which a terminal cooperates with another terminal to transmit data, and method for receiving the data: According to the disclosure of the present description, a method in which a terminal cooperates with another terminal to transmit data to a base station is provided. The method comprises the following steps: if data to be transmitted to a base station exists, mutually exchanging data with another cooperative terminal... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130029676 - Methods for enhancing performance of open-access and closed-access femtocells: In a system including one or more femtocells within a service area of a macrocell, a method includes: (a) receiving from a base station information regarding available resources at each femtocell; (b) measuring a signal-interference-to-noise ratio (SINR) at a mobile station relative to the macrocell and each femtocell; and (c)... Agent: Ntt Docomo Inc.
20130029677 - Multi-site mimo cooperation in cellular networks: A method of serving a given data stream to a target mobile terminal, in a cellular communications network that includes a plurality of transmitting sites wherein each transmitting site including at least one antenna, is provided. The method includes designating at least two of the plurality of transmitting sites as... Agent:
20130029681 - Devices, methods, and apparatuses for inferring a position of a mobile device: Components, methods, and apparatuses are provided that may be used to characterize a spectral envelope of at least one signal received from one or more inertial sensors of a mobile device co-located with a user engaged in an activity and to infer a position of the mobile device with respect... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130029686 - Distributed method and system for calibrating the position of a mobile device: A method and system is described where a plurality of position reference devices use short-range wireless communication protocols to transmit positioning assistance data to nearby mobile devices, and the mobile devices use the assistance data to re-calibrate their positioning systems. In some embodiments, mobile device includes an accelerometer and the... Agent:
20130029685 - Distributed method and system for determining the position of a mobile device using long-range signals and calibrating the position using short-range signals: A method and system is described where a plurality of position reference devices use short-range wireless communication protocols to transmit positioning assistance data to nearby mobile devices, and the mobile devices use the assistance data to model errors and re-calibrate their positioning systems. The short-range communication methods include NFC, RFID,... Agent:
20130029689 - Information communication terminal provided with security control function, communication system, and communication method performed by the terminal: A position information obtaining section 102 obtains position information indicating the current position of an information communication terminal 100. A safety area storing section 103 stores in advance a safety area considered as being safe because the security risk such as information leak is low. A safety determination section 104... Agent:
20130029682 - Method and system for tracking and analyzing data obtained using a light based positioning system: In one aspect, the present disclosure relates to a method for tracking and analyzing information in a location using a light based positioning system. In some embodiments, the method includes determining a position of a device in a location using a light based positioning system, electronically receiving data from the... Agent: Bytelight, Inc.
20130029688 - Procedure to increase position location availability: A device, method and system are provide which permits the methodology used to make the position determination to change dynamically in connection with achieving a position fix of a desired accuracy.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130029684 - Sensor network system for acuiring high quality speech signals and communication method therefor: A sensor network system including node devices connected in a network via predetermined propagation paths collects data measured at each node device to be aggregated into one base station via a time-synchronized sensor network system. The base station calculates a position of the signal source based on the angle estimation... Agent:
20130029687 - System and method for providing location information for communications through an access network: A system and method for providing location information for communications through an access network in accordance with embodiments of the invention are disclosed. The system and method involve receiving a communication including a message from an origination device. The communication includes access point information and the message includes an identifier... Agent: Unwired Planet, Inc.
20130029690 - Systems and methods to dynamically provision subscribers in a network: Systems and methods to dynamically provision subscribers in a network are disclosed herein. An example method to provision a subscriber in a communication network includes detecting that a location of a subscriber has changed from a first region to a second region, determining that the communication network would benefit from... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20130029683 - Water-quality measurement system using a smartphone: This invention relates to a system for measuring water quality using a smartphone, and more particularly to a system for measuring water quality using a smartphone, in which, to solve problems of hand-operated and manual water quality measurement methods and in order to increase reliability and accuracy, a water quality... Agent: Nongshim Data System
20130029691 - Brand mapping: A user uses a portable electronic device to select an image representative of a brand. In response to the user's selection of the image representative of the brand, the device automatically presents the user with an image of a map that indicates a current location of the device and shows... Agent:
20130029692 - Information distribution method and device: This method may be used to accurately distribute to the mobile terminal user the information related to the nearby Points of Interest (POIs) within a predetermined distance range from the current geographical location of the mobile terminal or related to the similar POIs having the same type of the current... Agent: Guangzhou Ucweb Computer Technology Co., Ltd
20130029694 - Method and system for locating and communicating with a user of a wireless communication device: A system and method provides a notification to a user via a wireless communication device when the wireless communication device leaves a predetermined area. Components within the wireless communication device are utilized to determine the location of the wireless communication device. When the wireless communication device is no longer within... Agent: Tv - Tether, LLC
20130029693 - System and method for providing media content having attributes matching a user's stated preference: A location-based and preference-based system and method for matching media content about persons, places and things with the expressed preferences of mobile users to notify users about and provide users with access to media content about persons, places and things that match the user's expressed preferences. The system thus provides... Agent: Geomass Limited Liability Company
20130029695 - System and method of providing voice updates: Various embodiments of methods and systems for providing informational updates, such as directional updates, to a user of a computing device are disclosed. Certain embodiments may include receiving a voice update while the user is using other functionality of the computing device, such as a telecommunication function. Embodiments may also... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130029696 - Location based system with contextual locator and method of operation thereof: A method of operation of a location based system includes: detecting an event representing a gathering of event participants; establishing a geofence associated with the event; and identifying a matching target from the event participants located within the geofence during the search time window for displaying on a device.... Agent: Telenav, Inc.
20130029697 - Base station, mobile station, paging message transmitting method, and paging message receiving method: A base station allocates a paging group to a mobile station. The base station transmits, to a mobile station, a first message including indices of a plurality of carriers and information for the plurality of carriers and a second message including paging group information representing whether each of a plurality... Agent:
20130029701 - Sms communication to and from messaging devices in an aircraft: The application discloses a message transmission device for transmitting an SMS message of a mobile device from an aircraft to a ground system. The device comprising an onboard antenna which is connected to a base transceiver station for receiving the SMS message from the mobile device, means for forwarding the... Agent: Flight Focus Pte. Ltd.
20130029699 - Systems and methods for messaging using a broadband connection: Systems and methods for sending and receiving text, or data, messages between wireless communication devices and wireline-messaging devices utilize a broadband connection to the wireline premises as the signaling channel. A message application server sends messages directly to wireline-messaging devices through a digital network, such as the Internet. Such systems... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20130029700 - Technique for requesting and providing in-call services: A technique for requesting and providing in-call services encompasses a method of calling an information service during an ongoing call between two or more call parties. The method comprises the steps of receiving, during the ongoing call, a message from a first call party, determining that the message requests the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130029698 - Wireless terminal device and communication control method: A mobile telephone device that selectively switches an LTE communication system that provides a first service and a CDMA communication system that provides a second service for performing communication, includes: a first timer management unit which, after transferring from the LTE communication system to the CDMA communication system and ending... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130029703 - Management method and apparatus for closed subscriber group white list: A management method and apparatus for a Closed Subscriber Group (CSG) white list are provided in the present invention, which can avoid the case that causes the CSG white list of a User Equipment (UE) to include a new Operator CSG List (OCL) and an old Allowed CSG List (ACL).... Agent: China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology
20130029702 - Method of reporting measurement report events: A method of reporting measurement report event first measures the parameters of a plurality of cells and sets a threshold curve for proving a specific standard corresponding to signal quality. If a specific parameter measured from a specific cell among the plurality of cells satisfies an initial trigger condition of... Agent:
20130029704 - Enhanced in-device coexistence interference avoidance using predetermined downlink channel: A method, system and device are provided for avoiding in-device coexistence interference between different radio technologies deployed in adjacent bands on the same device by allocating a non-interfering downlink signaling channel for downlink reception of interference avoidance instructions at the UE device. In operation, a user equipment device detects IDC... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130029705 - Method and apparatus for implementing network cognition: The present invention discloses a method and an apparatus for implementing network cognition. The method includes: determining a type of a received network task; according to the type of the received network task, selecting at least one cognitive capability identifier corresponding to the type of the network task; using network... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130029706 - Spectrum sharing and management of cognitive transmission: A wireless spectrum is shared between a primary communication system and secondar communication system operating in an overlapping geographical region. A primary transmitter broadcasts a primary signal, and a secondary transmitter transmits a secondary signal, both using a primary wireless spectrum assigned to the primary communication system. The secondary transmitter... Agent:
20130029707 - Cellular radio path measurement and reporting: There are provided measures for cellular radio path measurement and reporting. Such measures may exemplarily include, by a terminal, initiating transmission of a beacon signal of the terminal towards base stations in a coverage area of which the terminal resides, and, by a base station, monitoring transmission of the beacon... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130029711 - Data transmission method and device of terminal in distributed antenna system: A data transmission and receiving method of a terminal in a distributed antenna system comprises the steps of: receiving information on antenna nodes within a cell from a base station; receiving channel measurement signals determined by each antenna node from the base station; determining a preferred antenna node by measuring... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130029710 - Low power base station and communication control method: Disclosed is a low power base station (300) which acquires propagation loss information indicating the propagation loss between the low power base station (300) and a high power base station (100). The low power base station (300) restricts the frequency band allocated to a femtocell terminal (400) under the low... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130029709 - Portable terminal, wireless communication system, and wireless communication method: A PHS terminal includes a communication unit that communicates wirelessly with a base station capable of adaptive array transmission and receives a CCH signal transmitted from the base station in a first time interval, a timing unit that measures the elapsed time since receiving, in the CCH, a BCCH transmitted... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130029708 - Telecommunication networks: A mobile telecommunications network includes a core and a radio access network having radio means for wireless communication with mobile terminals registered with the network, wherein the radio access network includes control means 700 operable to control the use of network resources by the mobile terminals. The control means processes... Agent: VodafoneIPLicensing Limited
20130029712 - Device/service discovery and channel access control for proximity device-to-device wireless communication: Embodiments of the invention relate to device/service discovery and channel access control for peer-to-peer wireless communication systems. One embodiment comprises communication in a wireless communication network, by monitoring one or more broadcast channels utilized by one or more wireless communication devices, and based on said monitoring, obtaining information related to... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130029713 - Communication method between terminals, and terminal: According to the present invention, a source MS, determining initiation of M2M communication or receiving a request for initiating M2M communication from a BS, receives a reference signal for channel quality measurement of a neighboring MS, and the channel quality of the source MS and the neighboring MS is measured... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130029715 - Push-to-talk mobile terminal: A push-to-talk mobile terminal is disclosed, and includes a mobile terminal body of push-to-talk. The mobile terminal also includes: a multifunctional interface socket and peripheral devices, wherein, one end of the multifunctional interface socket is connected with the mobile terminal body, and the other end is connected with the peripheral... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130029714 - Using a push to talk over cellular infrastructure for radio communications: At least one subscriber unit (SU) (110) can register with a radio frequency (RF) site (120) for radio services. For each registered SU, a SU push to talk over cellular (PoC) client (342-346) can be activated/established. Communications can be mapped at the RF Site (120) between each registered SU (110)... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20130029716 - Apparatus and method for performing group-based m2m communication: Disclosed are an apparatus and method for performing group-based machine to machine (M2M) communication. According to one embodiment of the present invention, a method in which a plurality of M2M communication devices from a group, and a specific M2M communication device which is a member of the group performs communication... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130029717 - Mobile station and transmission power control method: A mobile station includes a monitor configured to monitor an amount of change of timing which is indicative of transmitting data from the mobile station to a base station, and a controller configured to control a value of a transmission power required for transmitting the data when the amount reaches... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130029719 - Method and apparatus for providing application service in a mobile communication system: The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for providing application service in a mobile communication system. A method in which a base station provides application service comprises: a step of receiving a request for application service from a mobile terminal; and a step of providing the mobile terminal... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130029718 - Mobile communication apparatus and wireless communication method: In a mobile communication apparatus capable of performing data communication by use of a first wireless access network and a second wireless access network, a receiver processes signals received from the first wireless access network and the second wireless access network, and a controller includes a processor, and establishes a... Agent: Fujitsu Toshiba Mobile Communications Limited
20130029720 - Radio communication devices and methods for controlling a radio communication device: A radio communication device may be provided. The radio communication device may include: a first circuit; a second circuit; a processor configured to operate the radio communication device in a plurality of operation modes, wherein the plurality of operation modes may include: a first operation mode in which the first... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh
20130029721 - Communication device for automatically switching its communication modes and operating method thereof: The invention provides a communication device for automatically switching its communication modes and an operating method thereof. The communication device includes a photodetector module, a processing module, and a coder-decoder (CODEC) module. The photodetector module is configured to sense variation of light from an object to obtain an optical signal,... Agent: Inventec Appliances Corp.
20130029722 - Mobile wireless communications device including shared voice coil to provide hearing aid compatibility and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device is for use with a hearing aid including a hearing aid compatible (HAC) coil. The device may include a portable housing and a wireless receiver carried by the portable housing. The device may also include at least one image capture component and a positioning coil... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130029725 - Health risk,mitigating, retractable, wired headset and protective case platform for wireless communication devices: A method and apparatus for mitigating health risk from cell phone usage wherein a cell phone having a source of radiation generating excitatory radiation toward brain tissue and an earphone electrically connected to the cell phone via a cord of sufficient length to permit the cell phone to be located... Agent: Safer Technologies LLC
20130029724 - Mobile phone and method of utilizing dial telephone in communication: The disclosure provides a mobile phone and a method of utilizing a dial telephone in communication by the mobile phone. The mobile phone is electrically connected to the dial telephone via an audio interface and positioned on a dial plate of the dial telephone, and is rotated with the dial... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130029723 - User distance detection for enhanced interaction with a mobile device: Methods and apparatus for displaying content on a mobile device are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method includes obtaining content to display on the mobile device, obtaining distance information indicative of a distance that separates a user from the mobile device, accessing content-size data on the mobile device that is... Agent: Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc.
20130029726 - System and method for prioritizing requests to a sim: The method and system relate to prioritizing access and shaping traffic to the SIM such that the requests to the SIM that pertain to registering the wireless mobile device on a network are given a higher priority than other requests to the SIM. The higher priority requests that relate to... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130029727 - Radio base station and radio network controller: A radio base station eNB according to the present invention is provided with: a generation unit 12 configured to generate “eNB DIRECT INFORMATION TRANSFER (a message for information transfer)” including an information element “Inter-system Information Transfer Type” to which either one of a first information element “RIM Transfer” including first... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130029728 - In-vehicle apparatus: A controller acquires first phonebook data from a portable Bluetooth phone via a Bluetooth interface portion, and stores the first phonebook data in a storage portion. A use flag is attached to the first phonebook data of the portable Bluetooth phone stored in the storage portion. When the use flag... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130029730 - Mobile electronic apparatus, danger notifying method, and medium for storing program: A mobile electronic apparatus includes a memory that stores a search range of an object and a processor that executes a process. The process includes acquiring a moving speed of the mobile electronic apparatus, determining the search range of the object on a basis of the moving speed, detecting the... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130029729 - Mobile wireless communications device with first and second alarm function gui's and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a portable housing, a wireless transceiver carried by the portable housing, an input device carried by the portable housing, a display carried by the portable housing, and a processor carried by the portable housing and coupled to the wireless transceiver, the input device,... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130029731 - Portable device, control program and control method of the portable device: There are provided a portable device, and a control program and a control method of the portable device. The portable device includes a display unit, an input unit configured to detect an input to the display unit, and a control unit configured to set and cancel a limit function of... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130029732 - Apparatus and method for controlling function of communication module in portable terminal: The present disclosure relates to an apparatus and a method for controlling a function of a communication module in a portable terminal, by which the function of the communication module can be automatically turned on or off in order to reduce the consumption of a battery of the portable terminal... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130029733 - Wireless communication circuit capable of adaptively adjusting circuit configuration thereof according to change in surroundings and related wireless communication method: A wireless communication circuit includes a sensing unit, a control unit and a wireless communication unit. The sensing unit is for detecting existence of a surrounding object, to generate a sensing signal. The control unit is coupled to the sensing unit, for generating a control signal according to the sensing... Agent:01/24/2013 > 113 patent applications in 55 patent subcategories.
20130023201 - Systems and methods for radio frequency hopping communications jamming utilizing software defined radio platforms: A dynamically-reconfigurable multiband multiprotocol communications jamming system and method is provided that are particularly suited for the generation of effective radio-frequency waveforms/noise output that successively translates up and down the RF spectrum. The system and method are particularly suited for strategically targeting specific frequencies in order to disrupt a communications... Agent:
20130023202 - Wireless network operation on license-exempt band: An apparatus receives from a first device a first broadcast message/beacon which comprises an identifier for an enabling station, then uses the identifier to associate with the enabling station to obtain from it a list of at least one license-exempt channel (e.g., TV whitespaces). In one embodiment the apparatus can... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130023203 - Transputer: A system for distributing signals from at least one land-based service provider and at least one satellite-based service provider to multiple auxiliary devices comprising: a wireless dish antenna for connection to a satellite or cell tower; a wireless access point coupled to the wireless dish antenna and a transputer coupled... Agent:
20130023204 - Mobile communication system, radio relay apparatus, mobile communication apparatus, and radio communication method: A base station apparatus includes a first generating unit that generates first broadcast information for use in processing by a mobile communication apparatus that connects to the base station apparatus and in processing by another mobile communication apparatus that connects to a radio relay apparatus, and a first transmitting unit... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130023205 - Satellite-based sar services: A satellite-based SAR system having a space segment with a plurality of satellites and a ground segment with one or a plurality of ground stations is provided. A satellite receives a position report from an emergency transmitter in its service area and forwards it to a ground station. The ground... Agent: Astrium Gmbh
20130023208 - Communication devices having controlled impedances: A NFC communications enabled device has a data store to store data, an inductive coupler to couple inductively with the magnetic field of a radio frequency signal and a signal supplier to supply a radio frequency signal to the inductive coupler. A modulator modulates a radio frequency signal in accordance... Agent: Innovision Research & Technology PLC
20130023211 - Electronic device and communication state output method: According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes a communication module, an electrical field strength detector, a state detector, an output module, and an output controller. The communication module transmits and receives a radio signal. The electrical field strength detector detects electrical field strength of the radio signal transmitted and... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130023210 - Integrated circuit with electromagnetic intrachip communication and methods for use therewith: An integrated circuit includes a substrate and a first integrated circuit die having a first circuit coupled to the substrate via a first bonding wire, the first circuit having a first intra-chip interface. A second integrated circuit die has a second circuit coupled to the substrate via a second bonding... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130023209 - Mobile communication device secure near field communication payment transactions with authentication: A method for transmitting data between a mobile communication device and a server. The method includes running a mobile application on the mobile communication device. The mobile application is hosted on the mobile communication device through the server as a Software as a Service (SaaS). The method further includes transmitting... Agent: Blaze Mobile, Inc.
20130023206 - Power-scavenging receiver to generate a signal to be used to control operational state: Methods and apparatuses for initiative communication between first and second wireless communication devices using first and second RFID transceivers.... Agent:
20130023207 - Wireless communication user system: A wireless communication user system for a wireless communication system includes an identity device and a communication device. The communication device is capable of establishing a near field connection with the identity device, so as to output a control command to the identity device via the near field connection, to... Agent:
20130023214 - Centralized dynamic channel allocation for medical body area networks: A centralized frequency agility technique is employed in conjunction with a plurality of medical body area network (MBAN) systems (10, 35, 36), each of which comprises a plurality of network nodes (12, 14) intercommunicating via short range wireless communication. A central network (20, 22, 23, 24) communicates with the MBAN... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20130023212 - Data protection system: A protection system includes a storage device and a portable electronic device. The storage device includes a connecting portion, a memory, a first Bluetooth device, and a controller. The connecting portion, the memory, and the first Bluetooth device are connected to the controller. The memory has a read/write port. The... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130023215 - Medical body area network (mban) with automatic in-facility spectrum use enforcement: A medical system comprises: a medical body area network (MB AN) system (10) comprising a plurality of network nodes (12, 14) intercommunicating via short range wireless communication, the MBAN system (10) including a spectrum control sub-module (52) that selects an operating channel or frequency for the short range wireless communication;... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20130023213 - Method of operating a mobile telecommunication terminal: As a realistic alternative to traditional business cards for fast and flawless electronic exchange of contact data, a search for additional mobile telecommunication terminals within a predetermined range of a mobile telecommunication terminal is conducted using a wireless connection. When a second mobile telecommunication terminal is within the predetermined range,... Agent: Moid Gmbh
20130023217 - Capacity and coverage self-optimization method and device in a mobile network: The present invention discloses an adaptive cell coverage and capacity optimization method and device in a mobile communication network, aiming to improve adaptive optimization performance of cell capacity and coverage. The technical solutions includes: calculating spectral efficiency of a cell; if the spectral efficiency of the cell is less than... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130023216 - Cloud service for optimizing white-space networks coexistence: The coexistence of a plurality of different wireless networks that concurrently operate in a common geographic region is optimized. A query is received from a wireless node requesting advice on specific portions of a radio frequency spectrum to use. A spectrum recommendation procedure is then run to generate advice on... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130023218 - Adaptively optimized method and system of parasitic element selection for smart beam steering: A method at a device having an antenna and a plurality of parasitic elements, and the device, the method sensing a change in impedance of the antenna; selecting a subset of parasitic element options from a set of parasitic element options based on a stored table of impedances; if the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130023219 - Estimation of signal to noise ratio in receivers: This invention concerns the estimation of signal to noise ratio (SNR) at a communications receiver; it may be applicable to a wide range of receivers but is particularly suited for Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) receivers. In particular the invention is a method, a receiver and software for performing the... Agent:
20130023220 - Signal receiving apparatus and wireless communiction device: A signal receiving apparatus includes a first base member, a first coil, and a tuning circuit. The first coil is coiled around the first base member to from a first loop antenna having a plurality of parallel and spaced coil portions and two signal output terminals. The tuning circuit includes... Agent: Shenzhen Futaihong Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130023221 - Rf antenna switch circuit, high frequency antenna component, and mobile communication device: The present invention relates to an RF antenna switch circuit, a high frequency antenna component, and a mobile communication device. According to the present invention, an RF antenna switch circuit including: an antenna; an input/output terminal including at least one transmitting terminal and at least one receiving terminal; at least... Agent:
20130023222 - Forward filter training scheme: A method includes receiving an input signal carrying transmitted values by a receiver, which includes a decision device that produces estimates of the transmitted values. The input signal is filtered using a forward filter to produce a forward-filtered signal, and the estimates of the transmitted values are filtered using a... Agent: Siano Mobile Silicon Ltd.
20130023223 - Method and system for sharing a single antenna for frequency modulation (fm) reception or fm transmission and near field communication (nfc): Aspects of a method and system for sharing a single antenna for frequency modulation (FM) transmission or FM reception, and near field communication (NFC) are presented. Aspects of a system may include at least one circuit that enables, via a single antenna, simultaneous transmission of an FM signal and transmission... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130023224 - Radio wave receiving apparatus for receiving two different radio wave intensities: A radio wave receiver that receives two different sets of radio waves and displays intensity of the received radio waves. First and second radio wave processing portions receive respective radio waves and output various kinds of information, such as video information and audio information. A switching portion receives output signals... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130023225 - Selective-sampling receiver: A receiver that selectively samples a received signal in order to suppress an interference component of the signal while recovering a desired component. The selective sampling may be accomplished by low cost, low complex analog or digital circuitry. The receiver includes a first input that receives a first signal, including... Agent: Weber Technologies, Inc.
20130023226 - Image cancellation in receivers using dual adaptive filters: The present disclosure includes apparatus, systems, and techniques relating to receiver image cancellation. A described technique includes receiving a downconverted signal in a digital domain, the downconverted signal including an in-phase signal and a quadrature signal; generating a first signal of a signal channel based on the downconverted signal; generating... Agent:
20130023227 - Communication apparatus and communication method: A communication apparatus includes a receiving unit, an extracting unit, a generating unit and a transmitting unit. The receiving unit receives a signal from a first network using a first communication method. The extracting unit extracts, from a signal received via a control channel of the first network, notification information... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130023228 - Wireless emergency call (ecall) devices and ecall service subscription management: We disclose a new type of wireless telecommunications subscription service and related methods. In some embodiments, the new subscription service may be used by an eCall only MS, or by any other suitable wireless access device (NAD), in order to operate in a restricted access and mobility management (RAMM) mode... Agent: Airbiquity Inc.
20130023229 - Resource tracking and communication system: A system and method for confirming that emergency resources are available to be used at a particular location, communicating to the incident manager at that location and estimated time of arrival of the resource, and tracking the resource during transit to the location for updating the estimated time of arrival.... Agent:
20130023230 - System and methods for carrier-centric mobile device data communications cost monitoring and control: Systems and methods for providing carrier-centric data communications cost monitoring and controls are provided. In an embodiment, the method operates by receiving a registration request associated with a subscriber session, determining current data usage associated with the subscriber, and receiving data usage thresholds. The method further comprises receiving quotas associated... Agent: Bridgewater Systems Corp.
20130023233 - Shared location: A mobile device including a location sharing application that enables the wireless device to be ‘opted-in’ to disclosing its current location when manually triggered to ‘sell’ that current location. When opting-in, the mobile device with location sharing application may include or be associated with relevant pre-registered or pre-stored profile data... Agent:
20130023231 - Sim card expander, communication system, and method for using sim cards: A SIM card expander includes SIM card connectors for receiving SIM cards, and a control unit. The control unit includes a detecting module to detect whether the SIM card expander is electrically connected to a communication device, an obtaining module to obtain information of the SIM cards received in the... Agent: Fu Tai Hua Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130023241 - Authentication method and system using portable terminal: The present invention authenticates a user using identifiers and authentication information provided and displayed by the mobile terminal and the service server to and on the user terminal, in conjunction with each other. Accordingly, unless an external intruder collects information necessary for authentication from the mobile terminal, the service server,... Agent: Igrove, Inc.
20130023236 - Initializing and provisioning user equipment: A device includes a first type of cellular capability for connecting to a first cellular network and a second type of cellular capability for connecting to a second cellular network. The device terminates advertising of the first type of cellular capability after determining that the device is not initialized. The... Agent: Cellco Partnership
20130023237 - Location analytics employing timed fingerprint location information: The disclosed subject matter provides for employing timed fingerprint location information in location analytics. Timed fingerprint location information can provide a location for a user equipment. The location of the user equipment can be compared to a location analytics rule related to the location of a user equipment. Where the... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20130023238 - Picture caller id systems, methods and appartus: A communication system is provided that enables automated retrieval of caller ID picture information and association with contact information, while still allowing security control over information or images that are sent to the requesting device. The communication system has a wireless device communicating with a picture server. The wireless device... Agent:
20130023239 - Sharing account information and a phone number between personal mobile phone and an in-vehicle embedded phone: A phone embedded within a vehicle for automatically using a service plan of a proximate personal mobile phone. The embedded phone includes an internal communication component that detects the presence of the personal mobile phone, and receives a mobile subscriber identification number from the detected phone. The embedded phone also... Agent:
20130023240 - System and method for transaction security responsive to a signed authentication: A system arranged to authenticate a user via its mobile device to a service provider, the system comprising: an authentication server; the user mobile device, the user mobile device provided with a verification application arranged to communicate with the authentication server; and a notification server in communication with the authentication... Agent:
20130023234 - Systems and methods for providing mislead information to intruders when intrusion occur: Systems and methods are provided to mislead information to intruders when intrusions occur. According to one embodiment, a system is provided to prevent intruders from accessing confidential information stored in a phone. In the embodiment, when an intruder is found approaching to the phone, the system is configured to perform... Agent:
20130023235 - Uicc carrier switching via over-the-air technology: Devices, systems, and methods are disclosed which relate to provisioning a universal integrated circuit card (UICC) with multiple services. The UICC enables a wireless communication device to communicate through multiple carriers by using a unique virtual subscriber identity module (SIM) to register with each carrier. The unique virtual SIM is... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20130023242 - Method and device for backing up unread short message: The present invention provides a method and a device for backing up an unread short message, both of which can store a new short message received by a mobile communication terminal in a terminal storage and back up the new short message to a subscriber identity card, and delete, when... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130023244 - Method, network entity, telecommunications network and computer program product for handling subscription data in a telecommunications network: A method is provided for handling subscription data in a telecommunications network having first, second, and third network entities, the first network entity providing the functions of at least one of a Home Subscriber Server (HSS) and a Home Location Register (HLR), the second network entity providing the functions of... Agent: T-mobile Nederland Bv
20130023243 - Sending messages from a computing device: Systems include configuring a first mobile device to enable communication between the first mobile device and one or more processing devices; receiving a message from a computing device that is directed to a second mobile device, where the message is a text message or a voice message, and where the... Agent:
20130023245 - Video cell phone messenger: video cell phone messenger that provides caller ID streaming with sound and/or video, and provides a virtual greeting that users get when a call or text.... Agent:
20130023247 - Location intelligence management system: Collection and analysis of network transaction information which includes the mobile device's usage, location, movements coupled with data from non-wireless network sources allow for the automation of analysis for the detection of anti-social or criminal behaviors and tasking of high-accuracy location surveillance.... Agent: Trueposition, Inc.
20130023248 - Method for executing application during call and mobile terminal supporting the same: A method and a mobile terminal for executing application during a call and a mobile terminal supporting the same are provided. The method for executing application during a call includes determining whether an orientation state of a mobile terminal is changed after forming a call channel and when the orientation... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130023250 - Methods and systems for mixing media with communications: A communications device may transmit a media item chosen by a user over a communication path also being used to transmit an established communications operation. The user may select a media item of any known type, including for example a musical selection, a video, a voicemail, a podcast, an image,... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130023246 - Monitoring mobile phone communications: The specification describes systems, and operation of systems, that allows a parent or other responsible party to monitor the mobile device activities of a child. In addition, it optionally allows the parent to dynamically control the mobile device activities of the child. It relies on software, or a network adjunct,... Agent:
20130023249 - Systems and methods for facilitating media connections: A method of connecting consumers with third parties includes prompting a user to enter search information on the mobile device about an entity that the user is seeking to contact, conveying information about one or more entities to the user based on retrieved entity information, and initiating a communication connection... Agent: Ayu Technology Solutions LLC
20130023251 - Systems and methods for managing content provided through a mobile carrier: A wireless network carrier can track and monitor third-party network-enabled applications (pods) that are accessed by, and billed to, users of the wireless network carrier through a mobile content platform, and to control access to such third-party network-enabled applications (pods) based on selectable criteria for the performance and user-based feedback... Agent: Sms.ac, Inc.
20130023252 - Methods for providing serving network information and communications apparatuses utilizing the same: A communications apparatus is provided. A processor is coupled to a subscriber identity card and a radio transceiver module. The subscriber identity card camps on a cell operating in a serving network having a serving network identifier via the radio transceiver module. The processor at least includes a first processor... Agent: Mediatek Inc.
20130023253 - Interface between 3gpp networks and 3gpp2 networks for wap text messaging: Systems and methods are disclosed for interworking WAP text messages between 3GPP and 3GPP2 networks. One embodiment comprises a system that receives a WAP text message from a sending entity that supports 3GPP standards, where the WAP text message is in a 3GPP format. The system determines that a receiving... Agent:
20130023254 - Home communication center: Methods, systems, devices, modules, and/or computer instructions for redirecting calls in a home communication center are provided. More particularly, a home communication center can include a femtocell, a DECT interface, and/or a network interface. The home communication center can register one or more cellular communication devices with the home communication... Agent:
20130023256 - Communication device and method using same: A communication device and method selectively establishes or cuts off a communication with an external communication device. The communication device stores a number of communication conditions. The communication device acquires identification information of the external communication device. The communication device determines whether the identification information of the external communication device... Agent: Fu Tai Hua Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130023255 - Method of configuring bluetooth sim access profile of communication device: A method of configuring a Bluetooth SIM access profile (SAP) of a communication device is provided, wherein the communication device is coupled to a plurality of SIM cards, and the method comprises: connecting the communication device with a target communication device according to a Bluetooth protocol; and executing an automated... Agent:
20130023259 - Mobile phone having a non-telephone function and timing reset unit: A mobile phone having a non-telephone function (e.g. a radio function) that is different from a telephone function, and including: a timer operable to count time; a camera unit operable to execute the camera function; a camera function stop unit operable, during execution of the camera function to automatically stop... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130023258 - Mobile terminal and method of controlling the same: Disclosed are a mobile terminal and a method of controlling the same. The mobile terminal according to the present invention includes a Near Field Communication (NFC) module and a controller configured to set up a first communication link with at least one first terminal, placed within a specific distance, by... Agent:
20130023262 - Profile switching method based on mobile phone wifi and a mobile phone: The present invention relates to a field of mobile communication, a profile adjusting method based on mobile phone WIFI is disclosed herein. An acquired SSID of the WLAN is compared with a pre-stored SSID, when the acquired SSID of the WLAN and the pre-stored SSID are determined to be the... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.
20130023261 - Reducing power consumption of wireless devices: Described in example embodiments herein are techniques that combine at least two network (communication) technologies (such as protocols, signaling methods, etc.) and limit when a wireless device employs one of the technologies. In an example embodiment, a passive technology, such as a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology, can be employed... Agent:
20130023257 - System and method for providing configurations of local network: A system for providing a user terminal with configurations of a local network is provided. The system includes an obtaining unit configured to obtain the configurations of the local network and a telephone number corresponding to the local network, a storage unit configured to store the obtained configurations and the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20130023260 - Systems and methods for multiple radio access bearier traffic throttling: Various embodiments for data throttling are disclosed. One embodiment is a method performed by a mobile device for managing a voice call. The method comprises determining a voice call status. Based on the voice call status, a determination is made on whether at least one application executing on the mobile... Agent: Htc Corporation
20130023263 - Controlling the use of a wireless mobile communication device: A controlling party can set limitations on a controlled party's access to applications operating on the controlled party's wireless mobile communication device. The controlling party can effectuate these limitations via various different mechanisms. In one instance, the controlling party uses another wireless communication device to effectuate the limitations. In another... Agent: Enfora, L.p.
20130023264 - Mobile communication method, mobile station, and radio base station: A mobile communication system according the present invention including a mobile station UE configured to detect a cell using CC with a measurement target frequency designated by the radio base station eNB, in a measurement gap designated by the radio base station eNB within a predetermined time period TIdentify_Inter, and... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130023265 - Silent redial during mobile-originated call: Aspects of the present disclosure provide techniques to speed up and improve silent redial success rates in wireless communications. A user equipment (UE) may determine how to attempt retrying a mobile originated (MO) call and procedures for selecting a subsequent system for attempting the call based, at least in part,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130023266 - Method for processing and testing of called terminal and long term evolution system: The disclosure discloses a method for processing/testing of a called terminal and a Long Time Evolution (LTE) system. The method comprises that: a network side of the LTE system sends a paging message to the terminal residing in an LTE cell which is called by a Circuit Switched (CS) domain... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130023267 - Idle mode access through assisted discovery: One embodiment is directed to a method of cell selection/reselection. The method includes gathering discovery information of a secondary radio access technology (RAT) by listening to a single primary radio access technology (RAT). The method may further include performing cell selection/reselection using the discovery information.... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130023268 - System and method for communications device and network component operation: A system and method for communications device and network component operation in an ID/Locator Split Based heterogeneous network is provided. A method for control node operation includes receiving an attach request, and attempting to authenticate/authorize the communications node. The attach request is a request from a communications node to attach... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.
20130023269 - Methods and system for performing handover in a wireless communication system: A method and system for performing handover in a third generation (3G) long term evolution (LTE) system are disclosed. A source evolved Node-B (eNode-B) makes a handover decision based on measurements and sends a handover request to a target eNode-B. The target eNode-B sends a handover response to the source... Agent: Interdigital Technology Corporation
20130023270 - Mobile communication system, radio base station for specific cell, and mobile communication method: A mobile communication system 100 includes a radio base station 20 for a specific cell configured to manage a specific cell to which any one of a plurality of frequencies allocated to a public cell is allocated. The radio base station 20 for a specific cell notifies guidance notification leading... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130023271 - Mobile station and method for mobile communication system: A mobile station includes a measurement unit that measures radio qualities for a serving cell and a candidate switching target cell; a cell switching determination unit that determines whether the radio quality of the serving cell is less than a reference quality corresponded in advance with a predetermined throughput, wherein,... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130023272 - Base station, communication method and wireless communication system: A base station, to which a cell belongs and which communicates with a relay node to which a relay node cell belongs, includes a control unit configured, at a time of handing over the relay node from the cell of the base station to a first cell belonging to a... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130023273 - Performing caller based routing of a phone call: A caller telecommunication device transmits a call to an intended receiving wireless telecommunication device. In response, the caller telecommunication device transmits an instruction to a first proximate telecommunication device, wherein the instruction directs the first proximate telecommunication device to determine if the first proximate telecommunication device is within a predefined... Agent: International Buisness Machines Corporation
20130023274 - Selection of a radio access technology resource based on radio access technology resource historical information: The disclosed subject matter provides for selecting a radio access technology resource based on historical data related to the radio access technology resource. Location information can be employed to determine a radio access technology resource. Historical information related to the radio access technology resource can then be employed to determine... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20130023276 - Data transmission method and system: The present invention provides a data transmission method and system, where the method is used in a system architecture adopting a virtual heterogeneous network, where a macro base station covering a macro-cell and a pico base station covering a pico-cell share the same station address. The method includes the following... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130023275 - Mobile device tune away periods: A particular method includes receiving first data via a first network at a device that is configured to receive the first data via the first network based on a first wireless communication subscription and is configured to receive second data via a second network based on a second wireless communication... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130023277 - Method and apparatus for centrally managed allocation of bandwidth in a wireless network: A method for allocating bandwidth in a wireless network includes communicating wirelessly with at least one endpoint using a first frequency bandwidth. The method may also include receiving a measurement of a signal quality from the at least one endpoint and communicating an indication of the signal quality to a... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130023282 - Location determination based on weighted received signal strengths: Training datasets and test datasets consisting of observations (i.e., RSS measurements) partitioned per a mapping tile system are used to evaluate possible RSS weighting functions for each such tile. The observations from the training dataset are used to determine an optimal weighting function based on the training dataset that minimizes... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130023288 - Location method and location system for acquiring terminal location: A location method and system are provided for obtaining a location of a terminal. The location method comprises, when a gateway mobile location center is unable to obtain an address of a mobile switching center (MSC) to which the terminal belongs from a home location register (HLR) in a core... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130023285 - Multi-path mitigation in rangefinding and tracking objects using reduced attenuation rf technology: An autonomous system with no Customer Network Investment is described, wherein the system is configurable to operate on a band other than the LTE band. Such system allows the definition of hybrid operations to accommodate the positioning reference signals (PRS) of LTE and already existing reference signals. The system can... Agent:
20130023284 - Private networks and spectrum control with rf fingerprinting: Private or closed networks configured to provide location or venue specific content or other localization information to mobile computing devices are based on periodic or other reassignments of network access point identifiers. Authorized network subscribers and applications can determine accurate mobile device location based on updated access point identifiers and... Agent: Wifarer Inc
20130023278 - Rss-based doa indoor location estimation system and method: Method for received signal strength-based direction-of-arrival location estimation for wireless target in an indoor environment is disclosed. The method can use just one DOA sensor node with three antennas, configured substantially in the center of a predetermined confined indoor space. Packet signals can be transmitted by DOA sensor node to... Agent:
20130023281 - Selection of a radio access bearer resource based on radio access bearer resource historical information: The disclosed subject matter provides for selecting a radio access bearer resource based on historical data related to the radio access bearer resource. Location information can be employed to determine a radio access bearer resource. Historical information related to the radio access bearer resource can then be employed to determine... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20130023283 - System for wireless location estimation using radio transceivers with polarization diversity: A system and method for wireless location estimation of a mobile node using radio transceivers with polarization diversity have been disclosed. The system includes a plurality of pre-defined fixed reference nodes distributed over a predetermined area adapted to transmit fixed reference signals. The system further includes mobile node transmission module... Agent:
20130023279 - Systems and methods for handling time-related issues regarding sms communications: A SMS time management system is provided for handling time-related issues. The system, in one embodiment, comprises a SMS server; a GSM modem coupled to the SMS server, wherein the GSM modem is configured to send SMS messages instructed by the SMS server through a telephone network; a SMSC server... Agent:
20130023286 - Time and power based wireless location and method of selecting location estimate solution: Disclosed is a method for processing readily available radio network, timing and power information about cellular networks and typical measurements made by the mobile device and network. A probabilistic method is disclosed that uses both time (i.e., range) and power differences with known downlink transmitter antenna characteristics to locate mobiles... Agent: Trueposition, Inc.
20130023287 - User profile based speech to text conversion for visual voice mail: Messages in a message system are converted from one format to another format in accordance with preferred message formats and/or conditions. Message formats can include text messages, multimedia messages, visual voicemail messages, and/or other audio/visual messages. Based on conditions such as recipient device location or velocity and a preferred message... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20130023280 - Wireless device secure tracking: A mobile device includes: a network interface configured to send messages toward, and receive messages from, a communication network wirelessly; and a message module independent of an OS and a BIOS of the mobile device, the message module being configured to produce and provide a location message to the network... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130023291 - Configurable groups of virtual walls providing proximity related privileges: A group of common users each with a mobile device are provided access to information displayed on a group of virtual walls. Each wall corresponds to a different real world location or venue owned or associated with a common entity. The mobile devices are used for viewing information and, when... Agent: Geomonkey, Inc.
20130023289 - Location based service and system: A location based service and system wherein a database includes customer records each mapped to customer location information. A user device launches a request to the server. The request includes user device location data, from the user device location data, a geopositional frame about the user location is calculated and... Agent:
20130023290 - Multi-mode mobile communication device with motion sensor and methods for use therewith: A mobile communication device includes a motion sensor for generating motion signals in response to motion of the mobile communication device. A motion data generation module generates motion data based on the motion signals. At least one transceiver sends the motion data to a game device in a gaming mode... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130023293 - Instant messaging through secondary wireless communication device: A secondary wireless communication device may send and receive instant messages by causing a primary wireless communication device to send and receive the messages on behalf of the secondary wireless mobile communication device through a cellular communication system. To accomplish this, the primary and secondary devices may wirelessly communicate with... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless
20130023294 - Message routing using logically independent recipient identifiers: Embodiments are directed to methods for routing messages using logically independent recipient identifiers and server computers operable to implement those methods. In one embodiment, an authorization request message is received at the server computer from a sending institution. The authorization request message comprises a non-financial institution identifier and a recipient... Agent:
20130023292 - Methods, systems, and products for providing communications services: Methods, systems, and products provide communications services. A communication is received from an address, and a database of text messages is queried for the address. A text message associated with the address is retrieved and sent in response to the communication.... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20130023295 - Method, apparatus, and computer program product for wireless network discovery based on geographical location: Method, apparatus, and computer program product embodiments are disclosed for wireless resource sharing between heterogeneous wireless networks to enable coexistence of secondary networks. An example embodiment of the invention includes a method, comprising: receiving, at an apparatus or entity, information associated with a wireless network; determining, by the apparatus or... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130023296 - Group resource allocation method and device in wireless access system: Provided is a group resource allocation method, including: receiving, from a base station, a group configuration message containing multi-input multi-output (MIMO) mode set information for indicating an MIMO mode set, corresponding to a group containing at least one terminal; receiving, from the base station, a control message which contains resource... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130023300 - Base station and transfer control method: A base station that gives a transmission opportunity to a mobile station present in an area of the base station in a unit of a predetermined time length, and controls a transfer rate of an uplink by specifying power of a data transfer channel by a power ratio to a... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
20130023299 - Low power base station and communication control method: Disclosed is a low power base station (300) which acquires propagation loss information indicating the propagation loss between the low power base station (300) and a high power base station (100). The low power base station (300) restricts the transmission power of the low power base station (300) and the... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130023298 - Method and apparatus of adjusting transmission power: A method and an apparatus of adjusting transmission power are provided. Transmission power configuration information is acquired, where the transmission power configuration information includes a transmission power lower limit and a transmission power upper limit; modulation mode configuration information is acquired, where the modulation mode configuration information includes a lower... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130023297 - Mobile communication method and radio base station: The mobile communication method according to the present invention includes a step A of transmitting, by a mobile station UE communicating in a cell #A of a first frequency f1, a “proximity indication” to a radio base station eNB#A managing the cell #A, when the mobile station UE detects an... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130023301 - Method of sharing information between base stations associated with different network technologies and the base stations: In one embodiment, the method includes establishing, at a first base station, at least one interface with a second base station. The first and second base stations are associated with different network technologies, and at least one of the first and second base stations is a small cell base station.... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.
20130023302 - Methods and systems for controlling handovers in a co-channel network: At least one example embodiment discloses a method of controlling a handover of a user equipment (UE) from a serving base station to a target base station in a heterogeneous network. The method includes determining, by a serving base station, a speed of the UE and a type of the... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.
20130023303 - Methods for providing serving network information and communications apparatuses utilizing the same: A communications apparatus is provided. A processor is coupled to a subscriber identity card and a radio transceiver module. The subscriber identity card camps on a first cell operated in a first serving network having a first serving network identifier via the radio transceiver module. The processor embeds information regarding... Agent: Mediatek Inc.
20130023304 - Method and system for sharing multiple antennas in mobile devices: A wireless device may comprise a plurality of antennas that may be utilized during communications via various wireless interfaces. The wireless interfaces may comprise mobile interfaces, wireless personal area network (WPAN) interfaces, and/or wireless local area network (WLAN). The plurality of antennas may be utilized during a communication via a... Agent:
20130023305 - Power sharing method and base station: The embodiments of the present disclosure provide a power sharing method and a base station, wherein the method comprises: according to a power demand of the communication systems of at least one mode among communication systems of different modes sharing a power amplifier, determining whether to perform power sharing among... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130023306 - Mobile communication device: According to an aspect, a mobile communication device includes: an operating unit for receiving an operation; an imaging unit for taking an image; a communication unit for communicating with another communication device; and a control unit configured to start taking an image by the imaging unit upon starting communication with... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130023307 - Microprojection elements for portable devices: Additional power and cooling can be provided for microprojectors by supplemental rechargeable power sources that can be integrated into memory sticks or by expansion cards that can plug into cellphones, PDAs and other portable devices. A docking station for portable devices using microprojectors contains supplemental power, cooling means, addition data/audio/video... Agent:
20130023309 - Application selection for multi-sim environment: A method includes downloading at the request of a user an application for storage in a secure module of a terminal; requesting the user to assign a descriptive name for the downloaded application; storing the descriptive name together with an application identity of the downloaded application; in response to a... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130023308 - Display device with mobile communication: The present invention relates to a display device with mobile communication, and more particularly to a display device configured with a processing unit which is led to the subscriber identity module (SIM) card module, enables the display device equipped with functions of mobile communication and networking for environmental safety.... Agent: Heran Co., Ltd.
20130023310 - Mobile terminal and keypad manufacturing method thereof: A mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to wirelessly communicate with at least one other terminal; a display unit configured to display information; a circuit board having one surface with a plurality of switches thereon; and a keypad disposed over the circuit board and having keys that when... Agent:
20130023311 - Phone: A phone, comprising: a touch panel; a voice receiver; and a controller, coupled to the touch panel and the voice receiver, and operable to disable a touch function of the touch panel when the voice receiver detects a conversation.... Agent: Mediatek Inc.
20130023312 - Smart phone cradle and charger device and method: Disclosed is an electronic device cradle for use with smart phones, tablets, MP3 players and other electronic devices. In one example, the cradle is configured to be in the form of common household furniture and includes recesses allowing the phone to be received or docked in an upright position or... Agent: Staebler Studios LLC
20130023313 - Case for mobile electronic device with touch screen: A case for a mobile electronic device with a touch screen is provided. The case comprises a base frame and first and second frames. The base frame contacts the back of the mobile electronic device and includes coupling parts at the periphery thereof. The first frame wraps one widthwise side... Agent: Sgp Korea01/17/2013 > 94 patent applications in 48 patent subcategories.
20130017776 - Relay station and communication control method: Provided is a relay station relaying wireless signals between a base station and a mobile station, the relay station including: a communication unit configured to relay the wireless signals; a determination unit configured to determine whether or not it is necessary to change a cell ID of the relay station... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130017777 - Wireless network system, method of controlling the system, and wireless network relay device: Wireless network system including mobile and fixed wireless access points. The access points each include a connection unit for connecting to the partner access point and enabling communications between them. The mobile access point has a download-request accepting unit, and a download-request transmitting unit that transmits an accepted download request... Agent: Buffalo Inc.
20130017778 - Capacity maximization for a unicast spot beam system: Methods, systems, and apparatuses are presented for improved satellite communications. The satellite system may comprises at least one gateway, a satellite in orbit configured to communicate with the at least one gateway and provide a plurality of spot beams, and a plurality of subscriber terminals. The spot beams may include... Agent: Viasat, Inc.
20130017779 - Short packet data service: A novel message exchange protocol is disclosed. In one example, a method of transmitting data includes generating, with a wireless device, an application data message for an application; evaluating one or more criteria for determining whether to send the application data message via a data radio bearer (DRB) channel or... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130017781 - Communication apparatus: A communication apparatus (10) has an antenna (12) suitable for transmitting and receiving signals in a near-field communication (NFC) frequency band. A resonant network is connected to the antenna (12), which is configured to adjust a self resonant frequency of the antenna (12) such that a signal in an FM... Agent: Cambridge Silicon Radio Limited
20130017780 - Communication system utilizing near field communication (nfc) to provide enhanced teleconference features and related methods: A communication system may include a plurality of conferencing endpoints at different locations and capable of being coupled to a telecommunication network, a respective near field communication (NFC) device associated with each conferencing endpoint, and a plurality of electronic devices. Each electronic device may be configured to register at one... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130017785 - Methods for a radio-frequency sim card with low-frequency magnetic communication to trigger a transaction according to determined distance thresholds: A method for a radio-frequency SIM card with low-frequency magnetic communication to trigger a transaction according to determined distance thresholds comprises: setting a Threshold 1 as a low-frequency magnetic field intensity value corresponding to a distance to trigger the transaction; setting a Threshold 2 as a low-frequency magnetic field intensity... Agent:
20130017782 - Near field communications apparatus: A near field communications apparatus comprising a signal source, a transmit antenna and means for detecting a change in the input impedance of the transmit antenna to detect the presence of a device which is compatible with the apparatus.... Agent: Cambridge Silicon Radio Limited
20130017784 - Ota provisioning to a secure element used for nfc transacations: A method for configuring a mobile communication device to perform transactions using a second communication channel that is different from a first communication channel through which the mobile communication device sends voice data. The method includes attaching a secure element to the mobile communication device. The secure element includes a... Agent: Blaze Mobile, Inc.
20130017783 - Self-energized wireless sensor and method using magnetic field communications: Manufacturing processes monitor forces or pressures within a machine. Metal within machines affect wireless communications within the machines for reporting monitored data. An embodiment of the present invention is a sensor that provides wireless communications unaffected by metals and with less electrical noise than slip rings. An embodiment can monitor... Agent: University Of Connecticut
20130017786 - Antenna device: An antenna device includes a first antenna configured to operate within a first frequency band, a second antenna configured to operate within a second frequency band, wherein the second antenna is separated from the first antenna by a distance, and at least one parasitic antenna element, wherein the at least... Agent: Gn Resound A/s
20130017787 - Communication apparatus and communication control method: There is provided a communication apparatus including a short-range wireless communication unit for performing a short-range wireless communication with an external communication device, a position detection unit for detecting current position information, a storage unit for storing a communication position list registering therein position information at a time of performing... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130017790 - Information processing apparatus and method: The present disclosure is directed to an information processing apparatus. The information processing apparatus may have a memory configured to store an identification information of an IC tag in association with a communication profile in a table. The information processing apparatus may also have a first communication unit configured to... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130017791 - Medical body area network (mban) with key-based control of spectrum usage: A medical body area network (MBAN) system (10) comprises network nodes (12, 14) intercommunicating via short range wireless communication. A primary user database (46) contains information pertaining to usage of a restricted spectrum by primary users wherein the MBAN systems are secondary users of the restricted spectrum. An electronic key... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20130017788 - Protective case for adding wireless functionality to a handheld electronic device: A protective case for an electronic device may comprise a wireless adaptor for adding wireless capabilities, including support of additional wireless communication protocols, to the electronic device. The system may enable, for example, location based services functions, social networking functions, and messaging functions.... Agent:
20130017789 - Systems and methods for accessing an interaction state between multiple devices: The present application discloses systems and methods for accessing digital content between multiple devices. The systems and methods may be directed to providing access to an interaction with a first application on a head-mounted display (HMD) to a second device. Contextual information relating information of the HMD and information associated... Agent: Google Inc.
20130017792 - Spectrum management system for municipal spectrum using guided cognitive radio: Described is a system and method for assigning a frequency to an access point in a wireless network comprising a plurality of access points. The system and method includes accessing a rule-base to obtain a set of rules for the wireless network, accessing a license database to obtain information about... Agent:
20130017793 - Automatic gain control configuration: The invention teaches a solution, for example, for Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks. The solution comprises determining a measurement pattern for at least one automatic gain control tracking loop when resource restrictions have been configured for a user equipment, the resource restrictions comprising at least one measurement restriction pattern, wherein... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130017795 - Frequency agile duplex filter: Systems and methods are disclosed for an electronically adjustable signal filter system, which comprises, in some embodiments, a first filter coupled to an antenna coupling network and a second filter, a power amplifier coupled to the first filter, an antenna connected to an antenna coupling network, a pilot tone generator... Agent:
20130017794 - Mitigating effects of identified interference with adaptive cca threshold: Techniques are provided to adaptively adjust a clear channel assessment threshold for use when a wireless device is to transmit in a wireless network that operates on a channel in a radio frequency band. A first wireless device, configured to wirelessly communicate with one or more second wireless device in... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.
20130017796 - Systems, methods, devices, and computer program products for control and performance prediction in wireless networks: Systems, methods, devices, and computer program products are directed to mobility control and performance prediction in directional wireless networks. Network coverage and connectivity are optimized. Convex and non-convex network modeling is implemented to provide adaptive topology control and mobility control within the network, whereby communication links are retained, released, or... Agent: University Of Maryland, College Park
20130017797 - Selective receive diversity in a mobile wireless device: Method, apparatus and computer program product measuring signals received through multiple antennas in a mobile wireless device is described. Signals received through at least one of a primary antenna and a secondary antenna, during each cycle in a series of discontinuous reception cycles, is measured. The mobile wireless device switches... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130017798 - Universal demodulation and modulation for data communication in wireless power transfer: The present invention provides a universal demodulation circuit, a load modulation circuit and associated method, and an associated power transfer system, all suitable for use in wireless power transfer. A power receiver with signal strength detection is also provided. Modulation of the impedance of the demodulation circuit is determinable by... Agent: Convenientpower Hk Ltd.
20130017799 - Patient leakage current limitation: A baseband receiver, consisting of a receiver input port, configured to receive a baseband signal generated in response to electrical activity in tissue of a human patient. The receiver includes a modulator, configured to modulate a local oscillator signal with the baseband signal, and an isolating device configured to receive... Agent:
20130017801 - Emergency call handoff between heterogeneous networks: A system to receive, from a user device, a request to establish a communication session to allow an emergency call to be placed or transferred to a public safety access point (PSAP) server; determine whether the request includes a first indication that the emergency call is being initiated via the... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20130017802 - Method and system for peer-to-peer (p2p) ad-hoc location determination routing protocol: A method at a first mobile device, and the mobile device, the method receiving a message from a second mobile device; adding information to the message; forwarding the message to a network if a network connection is available for the first mobile device; and forwarding the message to a third... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130017800 - Tyy interface module signal to communicate equipment disruption to call center: The described method and system provide for determining whether to immediately contact a PSAP (Public Safety Answering Point) or attempt to communicate with a telematics services subscriber before contacting the PSAP in the event of an emergency. If a subscriber associated with the telematics unit is deaf and/or mute, and... Agent: General Motors LLC
20130017803 - Local roaming charging in lte/epc networks: Communication networks and methods are disclosed for performing local roaming charging in LTE/EPC networks. A visited On-line Charging System (OCS) in the LTE/EPC network receives a credit request from a network element in a visited network that has been requested to provide a service to a roaming mobile device. In... Agent: Alcatel Lucent
20130017804 - Efficient processing of radio resource requests: A system for efficiently transmitting requests for data access from a wireless communications device to a radio access network. Requests for data access may be aggregated to more efficiently use radio resources. Aggregated requests may not be transmitted until a total number of requests or size of aggregated requests exceeds... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20130017806 - Intelligent parental controls for wireless devices: Methods, systems and devices for controlling mobile device functions via a combination of parental control settings set by a parent-user and parental control settings set by a third party-user. A parental control server receives parental control settings and context criteria from a parent-user, and parental control settings from a third... Agent:
20130017805 - Method and apparatus for transferring telecommunications connections: A wireless terminal (30) receives a handover command message (64) from a Long Term Evolution (LTE) radio access network (22). The handover command message (64) includes an indicated cell and an alternative transfer authorization. The wireless terminal (30), in response to the handover command message (64), at least attempts to... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20130017807 - Universal personal diagnostics platform: A universal personal diagnostics platform that connects to a mobile communication device such as a cellular phone or a smartphone. A universal connector attaches the universal personal diagnostics platform to a smartphone and consists of an optical and/or electrochemical reader that detects an analyte concentration in a blood sample.... Agent:
20130017808 - Digital photo frame with dial-a-tag functionality: A digital photo frame, including a memory for storing a plurality of digital photos, and tags associated with the digital photos, where a tag for a digital photo corresponds to an object appearing in the digital photo, a screen for displaying the digital photos, an interface for making connection with... Agent:
20130017810 - Dynamic communication and method of use: A communication system and method for enhancing the effectiveness of wireless and wired systems. The communication system comprising a communication management system performing dynamic switching of communication transceivers and dynamic addressing of communication devices within the network of communication devices with an extended caller identification system to become a true... Agent:
20130017809 - Method and apparatus for providing a call service to a user: A method and an apparatus for providing a service to a user are provided. The method mainly includes that a mobile communication system on a network side receives call information of calling a mobile terminal of a user and then calls the user according to stored location information corresponding to... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130017811 - Simultaneous voice calls of dissimilar clients on a single device: A mobile device includes a transceiver and a processor. The transceiver is configured to receive first wireless voice communications from a first end point in a first format. The processor is configured to reformat the first wireless voice communications from the first format to a second format. The second format... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20130017813 - Changing the user interface at a telecommunications terminal: A technique is disclosed that changes one or more properties of a user interface at a telecommunications terminal based on an incoming call. When a first caller calls the telephone number of the terminal directly and the terminal answers the call, the terminal presents the direct call to the user... Agent: Avaya Inc.
20130017812 - Remote access control to residential or office buildings: Disclosed are computer-implemented methods and systems for providing remote access control to residential or office buildings. The disclosed methods allow employing virtual doorman functions in non-doorman buildings. An example method may comprise: receiving a call signal of an intercom station, the call signal comprising a resident identifier which indicates a... Agent:
20130017818 - Apparatus for configuration of wireless operation: An integrated circuit (IC) includes a plurality of circuit modules, a millimeter wave (MMW) transceiver coupled to a configurable antenna structure, and a controller. The controller is operably coupled to: receive parameters for an inter-chip MMW communication link; interpret the parameters to determine a range of operational requirements; compare the... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130017816 - Bluetooth low energy approach detections through vehicle paired capable devices: A method of enabling communications between a Bluetooth low energy master communication device in a vehicle and a slave communication device. The slave communication device is successfully paired with a Bluetooth high energy master communication device in the vehicle. An identifier of the slave communication device is stored when it... Agent: Gm Global Technology Operations LLC
20130017814 - Holster profile detection via electric-field proximity sensor technology: A mobile electronic device is used with a case and contains a processor, at least one electric-field proximity detector adapted to detect a non-magnetic proximity activator in the case and a component configured to effect setting a state indicator in a device profile in dependence on an output from the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130017817 - Method for communication of base station and terminal: A method of performing communication of a terminal includes the terminal transmitting state information thereof to a base station, and the terminal receiving a mode change request from the base station when the terminal is selected by the base station.... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20130017819 - Method for state transition and network device: A method for a state transition includes determining whether a user equipment (UE) is a UE frequently performing state transitions. When the state of the UE is required to be transitioned to the idle state, a state of the UE is transitioned to a paging channel (PCH) state if the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130017815 - Methods and apparatuses for efficient battery utilization during content delivery in telecommunication networks: Apparatuses and methods for controlling a manner of delivering content to a content user in a mobile telecommunication network are provided. The content is sent to the content user using first a first transmission rate when the content user is in a first radio state and uses a first battery... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130017820 - Method and apparatus providing multi-level proximity indication and small cell discovery: A method includes receiving a first measurement configuration at a user equipment from a wireless communication network; making measurements using the first measurement configuration; in response to a condition being satisfied resulting from the measurements that are made, transmitting an indication that an allowed small cell has been detected; receiving... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130017821 - Wireless connection control: Controlling a wireless connection of a mobile wireless communication device to a wireless communication network. When the mobile wireless communication device is connected to a base transceiver station through a radio frequency link, the mobile wireless communication device detects a signal quality of the radio frequency link. If the detected... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130017822 - Apparatus and method for preventing performance degradation of call service in a portable terminal: An apparatus and method for preventing performance degradation of a call service in a portable terminal are provided. In the apparatus, a memory stores a Preferred Roaming List (PRL) including information about a plurality of systems and an avoidance list including information about a system to which access has failed... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130017824 - Method for improving the quality of service of a cellular telecommunication network: The invention relates to a method for improving the quality of service of a cellular telecommunication network wherein cells (101, 201) are irradiated by radio beams (102, 104, 106, 108, 110, 112; 202, 204, 206, 208, 210, 212) generated by base stations, each base station (100, 120) comprising means to... Agent:
20130017823 - Pico cell error recovery in hetnet: The first cell is controlled by a first Remote Radio Unit connected to a Main unit, and the second cell is controlled by a second Remote Radio Unit connected to the Main Unit, and the second cell has the same or a larger coverage area as the first cell. The... Agent:
20130017825 - Method of reducing feedback load and feedback overhead in a multi-cell cooperative network and related communication device: A method of reducing an amount of channel information fed back by a mobile device in a wireless communication system to a plurality of transmission points of the wireless communication system is disclosed. the method comprises measuring signal quality between the mobile device and the plurality of transmission points; determining... Agent:
20130017827 - M2m services enablement architecture for cellular access networks: A Machine-to-Machine (M2M) services enablement architecture for a cellular Access Network (AN) that allows the cellular AN operator to not only deploy its M2M Services Capabilities (SC) as an M2M SC Server within its network domain, but to also use its M2M SC to work as an M2M SC Proxy... Agent:
20130017826 - Telecommunications handover when handover restriction list is missing: A base station node (26S) of a radio access network comprises a communication interface (62) to a higher layer network node (40) and a handover unit (50). The handover unit (50) is configured to request that the higher layer network node (40) make a decision regarding a target cell (28T)... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20130017828 - Method and system for frequency scan using an adaptive measurement interval: Aspects of the present application include using adaptive measurement intervals to improve RSSI scan accuracy. A method may involve determining a first power value in respect of a first measurement time interval, determining whether or not the first power value meets at least one criterion, when the first power value... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130017830 - Global platform for managing subscriber identity modules: A method of operating a mobile wireless network comprising: receiving, by a provisioning server, a signal from a mobile wireless network specifying a location of a first mobile device having a first International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) and operating in the mobile wireless network under a first condition, the mobile... Agent: Jasper Wireless, Inc.
20130017829 - Method for performing offline indication of machine type communication device in mobile communication system: The present invention relates to a mobile communication system and, more particularly, to a method for performing offline indication of a machine type communication (MTC) device in an MTC service. A network entity checks (or searches) whether or not an MTC device is out of monitoring or management because it... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130017833 - Communication system and communication method: During a period of parallel-like radio communication with two or more first base stations, the first base station designates a second base station correlated with one of the two or more first base stations, and temporarily suspends the radio communication in accordance with a first communications standard to issue, to... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130017831 - Femtocell architecture in support of voice and data communications: Methods and systems for providing voice and date services in a femtocell wireless network. The proposed approach integrates IWLAN architecture into femtocell architecture by introducing a gateway to serve both IWLAN and femtocell users. The proposed approach handles the voice and data in a different way so that it enhances... Agent:
20130017832 - Wireless communication system, wireless communication terminal and method of wireless communication: A wireless communication system includes: a transmitter to transmit information about cells neighboring to a cell in which a wireless communication terminal exists; a receiver to receive the information about the neighboring cells; a first managing unit to manage a count of not being selected as a transition destination cell... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130017834 - Method and user equipment for reporting handover scenario judgment parameter and base station for handover scenario judgment: The disclosure provides a method and user equipment for reporting a handover scenario judgment parameter and a base station for a handover scenario judgment; the method includes: an uplink message transmitted by the User Equipment (UE) includes an Evolved Cell Global Identifier (ECGI) so that a network side performs a... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130017835 - Base station apparatus, mobile station apparatus, and integrated circuit: A high spectrum efficiency is achieved even in a system where mobile station apparatuses with different units of assignment coexist. A base station apparatus, which performs radio communication with a mobile station apparatus, newly defines a minimum unit of assignment for each of the mobile station apparatuses, determines band assignment,... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130017836 - Apparatus and method for beam locking in a wireless communication system: According to one embodiment, an apparatus for beamforming includes a detector for measuring at least one change of movement and rotation of an apparatus; and a calculator for determining a beamforming parameter for aligning a beam direction with another apparatus by compensating for the change of the beam direction according... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130017837 - Method and apparatus for establishing an intra-system interface within an unlicensed spectrum: A method and apparatus are provided for facilitating the creation of an intra-system interface between systems operating in an unlicensed spectrum, such as between respective access points of first and second LTE systems that use the same radio resources within an unlicensed spectrum, such as within the TV white spaces.... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130017839 - Electronic device and method of operating the same: An electronic device and a method of operating the electronic device are provided that provide location-based acquaintance information by outputting acquaintance information associated with a specific location among acquaintance information included in a contact list.... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130017841 - Obtaining reference time for positioning when cells are unknown: Methods and apparatus for determining an assistance data transmission time to account for cell timing acquisition are disclosed. In an example method, a network node determines whether a target wireless communication node (110) will need to obtain timing information for at least one cell to be included in the assistance... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130017840 - Position estimating for a mobile device: Disclosed are methods, techniques and/or systems for selecting and/or determining a strategy and/or approach for searching for signals at a mobile device. Characteristics of and/or information obtained from such searched signals may be used in estimating a location of the mobile device. In one particular example, a strategy and/or approach... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130017842 - Radio model updating: The subject matter disclosed herein relates to systems, methods, apparatuses, devices, articles, and means for updating radio models. For certain example implementations, a method for one or more server devices may comprise receiving at one or more communication interfaces at least one measurement that corresponds to a position of a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130017838 - Spacecraft development testbed system: A method and apparatus comprising a location reference system and a control module. The location reference system is configured to generate location information for a number of mobile platforms in an environment. The control module is configured to receive the location information for the number of mobile platforms from the... Agent: The Boeing Company
20130017843 - Handling crowd requests for large geographic areas: A system and method are provided for processing a request for crowd data for a large geographic area. In one embodiment, a central system, which includes one or more servers, operates to obtain current locations for users of mobile devices and form crowds of three or more users based on... Agent: Waldeck Technology, LLC
20130017844 - Method and system for transmitting location data: The disclosure discloses a method and a system for transmitting location data. The method comprises at least one step of that: the location data is transmitted between a first terminal and a second terminal; the location data is transmitted between a first location server and a second location server; and... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130017848 - Sms routing: Mobile terminals are operated in a mobile telecommunications system such as GSM routing data messages such as SMS messages to a destination address via a selected of plural routing centers. A terminal receives user generated data defining an outgoing message and generates a first data field containing a first routing... Agent: Interoute Communications Limited
20130017845 - System and method for enhancing short message service (sms) text messages: A method of assembling a communication system includes providing a short message service (SMS) system. The SMS system includes at least one SMS text message transmission device coupled in communication with at least one SMS text message receiving device. The method also includes configuring the SMS system to transmit to... Agent:
20130017846 - Systems and methods for smart texting on mobile devices: In one embodiment, a mobile device that includes a message library, a display screen, a memory, and a processor. The message library includes a plurality of predetermined text messages, and the memory is encoded with logic. The processor is configured to execute the logic to receive a first user input... Agent: Htc Corporation
20130017847 - Terminated call alert process and system: A terminated call alert process involves detecting, via a processor, that a voice connection initially established between a vehicle-dedicated communications device disposed inside a vehicle and a facility has been terminated and identifying a method used to terminate the initial voice connection. Via the vehicle-dedicated communications device, the method further... Agent: General Motors LLC
20130017850 - Method and apparatus for an adaptive filter architecture: A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method for scanning a radio frequency spectrum for an available frequency band, selecting an available frequency band in the radio frequency spectrum even if the available frequency band is affected by radio frequency interference, measuring a... Agent: Isco International, LLC
20130017849 - Mitigation of internetwork interference: When a device in one wireless network receives interfering transmissions from an overlapping neighboring network, the neighboring network may be notified of the interference so that non-interfering schedules can be worked out. In one embodiment, the device receiving, the interference may broadcast its own communications schedule. Device(s) in the interfering... Agent:
20130017852 - Communication system and management method thereof: Embodiments of the present invention provide a communication system and management method thereof. The communication system includes: a radio transceiving layer, including a radio transceiving node combination, where the radio transceiving node combination includes at least one type of the following: a macro cell RRU, a Pico cell RRU, and... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130017851 - Method and apparatus for resource allocation: A method and an apparatus for resource allocation are provided. The method includes measuring the temperature of the mobile terminal, sending, when the measured temperature exceeds an upper threshold temperature set in advance, a request for reduced resource allocation to a corresponding base station, receiving a message for reduced resource... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130017853 - Wholesale network user identity mapping in a mobile network: A method, in a network node, for mapping a wholesale network user's identity onto a mobile network user identity that is routable in the mobile network, comprises: receiving, through a communication interface of the network node, a request from the user of the wholesale network for a service provided by... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130017859 - Base station device: A base station device performs switching of its transmission power distribution in accordance with a transmission power distribution switching timing of another base station device. The base station device includes a control unit 22 that controls transmission power distribution in the frequency domain, and a detection unit 23 that detects... Agent: Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.
20130017857 - Coordinated power boost and power back-off: A system and method are provided for boosting power for a communications link between a base station and a user device, or user equipment, over a communications link channel in a cellular communications network. In one embodiment, the base station determines whether a communications link for a user device located... Agent:
20130017855 - Distributed beam selection for cellular communication: A group of multiple base stations implements distributed and coordinated antenna beamforming selection to achieve increased performance. Each of the base stations in the group determines an associated optimal set of antenna beam direction parameters in a distributed manner based on local radio information exchanged between neighboring ones of the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20130017856 - Method and apparatus for ranging power control for machine-to-machine communications: A wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) may select a ranging code and a ranging opportunity randomly for a ranging procedure. After sending the selected ranging code in the selected ranging opportunity, if a collision is detected, the base station may send a broadcast message including a ranging channel collision notification indicating... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20130017854 - Method and system for dynamic power control for base stations: A method and system for dynamic power control for next generation LTE base stations are described herein. More particularly, a dynamic power control management process may run, for example, in an OA&M module on the control plane core of the base station. The dynamic power control management process collaborates with... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.
20130017858 - Method and system of beamforming a broadband signal through a multiport network: Aspects of a method and system for beamforming a broadband signal through a multipart network are provided. In this regard, a plurality of signals received via a plurality of antennas may be detected and a plurality of transmit signals may be generated, wherein a phase of at least one of... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130017860 - Rf processing device and rf processing method: The present invention discloses a radio-frequency (RF) processing device for a mobile communication device. The RF processing device includes an antenna, an RF signal processing module, at least one proximity sensor for detecting an approaching status of an object corresponding to the RF processing device to generate a detection result,... Agent:
20130017861 - Antenna device for a portable terminal: An antenna device for a portable terminal is provided, in which a main circuit board has a contact terminal on one surface of the main circuit board, and a Printed Circuit Board (PCB) has an ear jack socket installed on one surface of the PCB. At least a part of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130017862 - Apparatuses and methods for providing multi-standby mode of wireless communications using single subscriber identity card with multiple subscriber numbers: A communication device is provided with a processing unit. The processing unit reads a plurality of elementary files from a single subscriber identity card for each of a plurality of subscriber numbers when power-on, and registers to a network for each of the subscriber numbers according to the read elementary... Agent: Mediatek Inc.
20130017863 - Base station router for distributed antenna systems: Certain aspects are directed to a base station router disposed in a distributed antenna system. The base station router includes a backplane and a controller. The backplane can manage an availability of sectors for coverage zones. Each sector can include communication channels to be radiated to mobile devices in the... Agent: Andrew LLC
20130017865 - Mobile electronic device with an enhanced antenna farm: A mobile electronic device 10 with an enhanced antenna farm 180 is disclosed. The device 10 can include: a housing 150 including a front housing 34 and a rear housing 86; and a user interface 62, the rear housing 86 includes an antenna farm 180. Advantageously, the antenna farm 180... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130017864 - Mobile electronic device with enhanced impact mitigation: A mobile electronic device with enhanced impact absorber is disclosed. The device can include: a housing including a front and a rear housing; and a user interface, the rear housing including an impact absorber located on an outer most portion of the rear housing. Beneficially, the impact absorber can provide... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130017866 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal includes a first body including a front case and a display disposed in the front case, a second body slidably mounted on the first body and a slide module including a slider mounted on the second body. The mobile terminal also includes a guide portion provided to... Agent:
20130017867 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal is provided that includes a main body in which a structure is mounted, an antenna coil formed to be wound along edges of the structure to receive a change in magnetic flux in a vicinity of the main body, an electronic element disposed to be adjacent to... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130017868 - Hands-free telephone headset accessory: An accessory having a decorative item is removably secured to a hands-free telephone headset. Generally, the accessory permits a user to detachably connect a decorative item to the headset in a manner that does not impede the ease and comfort associated with the headset usage. An unlimited range and variety... Agent:
20130017869 - Mac controlled sleep mode/wake-up mode with staged wake-up for power management: A power management scheme for a wireless communications device processor substantially implemented on a single CMOS integrated circuit is described. By incorporating controls for sleep and wake-up mode transitions in the processor's control logic, improved power savings with reduced latency is provided, obviating the need for hardware-focused solutions with elaborate... Agent: Broadcom Corporation01/10/2013 > 158 patent applications in 71 patent subcategories.
20130012119 - Enabling downlink transparent relay in a wireless communications network: Methods and apparatus are described for enabling downlink transparent relay in a wireless communication network. In a wireless communications network, a base station and a mobile station may communicate with each other via a relay station, as needed. Transparent relay may allow for relay communication between a base station and... Agent:
20130012122 - Conjoined class-based networking: A data communication network includes two logically distinct class-based networks conjoined by at least one common node that has membership in each of the respective classes of the two logically distinct class-based networks. Optionally, three or more class-based networks may be conjoined to form a data communications network.... Agent:
20130012121 - Contact list sharing method: A virtual group contact list of a first mobile electronic device is generated using a wireless service under the purpose of finding contact information of users not stored in a contact list of the first mobile electronic device, by confirming whether there are other surrounding mobile electronic devices utilizing the... Agent:
20130012123 - Methods and apparatus to detect mobile devices: Example methods and apparatus to detect mobile devices are disclosed. A disclosed example apparatus includes a processor and a memory in communication with the processor having instructions stored thereon that, when executed, cause the processor to determine whether a first wireless transceiver is in communication range of a vehicle. The... Agent:
20130012120 - Reminding method and non-transitory machine readable media thereof: When a response signal of a second mobile electronic device in response to a polling signal from a first mobile electronic device is received by the first mobile electronic device, an alarm is issued on the first mobile electronic device about a message previously received by the first electronic device... Agent:
20130012127 - Antenna device and communication device: The present invention provides a communication device that can reduce a housing of an electronic device in size and thickness when the communication device is built in the electronic device. The communication device includes: an antenna coil (11a) arranged on an outer peripheral portion (134) of a housing (131) surface... Agent: Sony Chemical & Information Device Corporation
20130012124 - Mobile wireless communications device providing object comparison features based upon near field communication (nfc) and related methods: A communications system may include at least one first near field communication (NFC) device associated with an object, and a mobile wireless communications device. The mobile wireless communications device may include a second NFC device configured to communicate with the at least one first NFC device based upon proximity thereto,... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012126 - Secure near field communication transactions with authentication: A method for transmitting data between a mobile communication device and a server. The method includes running a mobile application on the mobile communication device. The mobile application is hosted on the mobile communication device through the server as a Software as a Service (SaaS). The method further includes transmitting... Agent: Blaze Mobile, Inc.
20130012125 - Secure nfc payment transactions: A method for transmitting data between a mobile communication device and a server. The method includes running a mobile application on the mobile communication device. The mobile application is hosted on the mobile communication device through the server as a Software as a Service (SaaS). The method further includes transmitting... Agent: Blaze Mobile, Inc.
20130012128 - Apparatus and method for performing hands-free function of portable terminal: Disclosed is an apparatus and a method for performing a hands-free function of a portable terminal by allowing the portable terminal to perform a hands-free accessory function of a device in communication with the portable terminal through wireless communication. The apparatus includes: a hands-free function unit connected to an audio... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130012132 - Collision detection method for a radio-frequency sim card with low-frequency magnetic communication: A collision detection method for a radio-frequency SIM card with low-frequency magnetic communication comprises: transmitting by a card reader low-frequency card seeking characteristic information; determining by a radio-frequency SIM card A whether an intensity of a low-frequency magnetic induction signal reaches a preset threshold value; if yes, receiving low-frequency card... Agent:
20130012130 - Frequency separation for multiple bluetooth devices residing on a single platform: A single host device, comprising a plurality of communication devices, estimates bandwidth requirements such as maximum rates and/or an average data rate expected by each of a plurality of applications to be run on the single host. For each communication device, available frequencies utilized are determined based on the estimated... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130012129 - Portable communication terminal: The communication module 13 detects, in a predetermined operation mode in which the main processor 11 stops operation, another portable communication terminal existing in a range in which a communication connection is possible, determines the detected portable communication terminal as a target terminal from which target data is obtained, obtains... Agent: Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
20130012131 - Using a secure element as a passive tag: A method for configuring a mobile communication device to perform transactions using a second communication channel that is different from a first communication channel through which the mobile communication device sends voice data. The method includes attaching a secure element to the mobile communication device. The secure element includes a... Agent: Blaze Mobile, Inc.
20130012133 - Accessory display system: Embodiments of the present invention disclose an accessory display system. According to one embodiment, the system includes an external accessory display and a portable electronic device. Furthermore, the portable electronic device is configured to power and transmit data to said display for remote viewing by an operating user.... Agent:
20130012134 - Dynamic clear channel assessment using spectrum intelligent interference nulling: At a wireless device operating in an unlicensed frequency band, energy received at a plurality of antennas is analyzed to detect interference on a channel in the unlicensed frequency band. The type of interference detected in the received energy is determined. Parameters are then generated for a nulling filter based... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.
20130012135 - Wireless device and method of operation: A wireless device has at least first and second radio systems. A first of the radio systems provides an indication for a second of the radio systems that it is transmitting or is about to transmit. The actual interference caused by transmissions by the first radio system to operation of... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130012137 - Inter-radio access technology measurement system and method: A network access device is provided with one or more processors configured for macrotechnology-based transmission to a multi-mode user equipment of a signal including a plurality of data portions and a plurality of gaps between one or more of the plurality of data portions, wherein at least one of the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012136 - Wireless assessment administration system and process: A wireless assessment system includes a plurality of response devices, including at least one plug-in device in signal communication with a subject computer station. The at least one plug-in device is configured to receive subject response data from the subject computer station. The at least one plug-in device has a... Agent: Turning Technologies, LLC
20130012138 - Method for improving robustness of spectrum sensing in presence of bursty interference: A method of wireless communication in white space includes spectrum sensing in the white space during each of multiple sensing intervals. The method also includes determining whether each of the sensing intervals is subject to interference. The determining process may be based on a time domain analysis or a frequency... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130012139 - Signal generating device and signal generating method: To provide a signal generating device and a signal generating method capable of correcting the frequency characteristics of the level of a broadband radio-frequency signal. A signal generating device 10 includes a waveform data storage unit 11 that stores waveform data of a baseband signal, a quadrature modulator 20 that... Agent: Anritsu Corporation
20130012140 - Wireless communication transceiver with reconfigurable poly spiral antenna: A wireless communication transceiver includes a processing module, a receiver section, a transmitter section, and an antenna assembly. The processing module is operable to determine an operational mode based on type of antenna assembly and to generate one or more control signals in accordance with the operational mode. The receiver... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130012141 - System and method for reducing temperature-dependent and process-dependent frequency variation of a crystal oscillator circuit: In embodiments of the present disclosure, a method may include determining an ambient temperature of an oscillator. The method may also include estimating an approximate frequency of operation of the oscillator. The method may additional include determining a process-based compensation to be applied to a resonator of the oscillator based... Agent: Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited
20130012142 - Method and arrangement for transmitting and receiving rf signals through various radio interfaces of communication systems: A method and arrangement for transmitting and receiving RF signals, associated with different radio interfaces of communication systems, employ a direct conversion based transceiver which substantially comprises one receive signal branch and one transmit signal branch. Mixing frequencies of the different systems are generated by a single common by use... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130012143 - Method of controlling a plurality of internal antennas in a mobile communication device: In one embodiment, a mobile communication device comprises a first antenna; a second antenna; a transceiver for processing a received signal and generating a transmit signal; and a controller, based on a detected condition of one of the first antenna or second antenna, for selecting the other one of said... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012144 - Wireless communication device utilizing radiation-pattern and/or polarization coded modulation: A wireless communication device includes a processing module, receiver sections, transmitter sections, and an antenna assembly. The processing module is operable to convert outbound data into a transmit radiation pattern in accordance with a multiple antenna constellation mapping protocol and to generate outbound symbol streams based on the transmit radiation... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130012145 - Radio module and manufacturing method therefor: This radio module includes a first wiring substrate 1, and a second wiring substrate 2 which is located opposite to a first face 1a of the first wiring substrate 1. Further, at least one through hole 3 having an inner wall formed of a conductive material is provided inside the... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130012146 - Transmitter: To provide a transmitter wherein even in a case of sharing a detector circuit between or among a plurality of transmitting circuits, a high degree of detection accuracy can be achieved without increasing the signal power supplied to the detector circuit. In a transmitter including a detector circuit shared by... Agent:
20130012147 - Control of switcher regulated power amplifier modules: Various embodiments described herein relate to a power management block and an amplification block used in the transmitter of a communication subsystem. The power management block provides improved control for the gain control signal provided to a pre-amplifier and the supply voltage provided to a power amplifier which are both... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012148 - Accurate transmit power measurement: A method for power measurement includes applying a nonlinear function to a Radio Frequency (RF) signal that includes a modulated component and a spurious component, so as to produce a broadband signal that includes a Direct-Current (DC) component, a baseband component and one or more High-Frequency (HF) components. The broadband... Agent: Provigent Ltd
20130012149 - Adaptive real-time control system for transceiver level and gain regulation: Adaptive gain regulation is performed by measuring one or more real-time closed-loop statistics for a signal output from a gain-controllable circuit and blindly adjusting the gain of the gain-controllable circuit based on the one or more real-time closed-loop statistics measured for the signal so that the signal output by the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130012150 - Duty cycle adjustment for a local oscillator signal: A local oscillator (LO) module comprises a local oscillator and a feedback circuit. The local oscillator, biased at a supply voltage, generates a local oscillator signal having a duty cycle. The feedback circuit makes an absolute adjustment of the duty cycle of the local oscillator signal in response to a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130012151 - Defibrillator with integrated telecommunications: A portable cardiac defibrillator for resuscitating individuals suffering cardiac events having an integrated short-range wireless transmitter or transceiver capable of using its access to another communications device for purpose summoning emergency aid (utilizing the cellular telephone system, satellite telephone system and/or marine or other radio frequencies), and/or providing voice communications... Agent:
20130012153 - Device for access to an item of assistance and emergency equipment, and a system implementing such devices: A device for access to first-aid emergency hardware, provided to be disposed at a given location, termed the emergency site, including: at least two compartments, each compartment being designed to receive at least one item of first-aid hardware and devised to be able to be opened independently, means of communication... Agent: Atialis
20130012152 - Method and apparatus for communicating network features during a routing area update procedure: A method and system facilitates communicating network feature support between a mobile device and cellular network. The system protects network feature support information from tampering or spoofing during a periodic routing area update (RAU). In some cases, the network is prohibited from transmitting network feature support information in response to... Agent: Htc Corporation
20130012154 - Alert system and method: Embodiments of the disclosure are a computer-implemented emergency and weather alert system. In the emergency alert system, an emergency alert from a user is sent to an individual or a selected group of people, family, or friends, with an additional emergency notice sent to law enforcement agencies. In the weather... Agent: Shortcode7 LLC
20130012155 - Location-based emergency information: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for location-based emergency information. A current geographic location of a device is determined. One or more first contact information items based on the determined geographic location are received at the device. The first contact information items include one or more contact information... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130012156 - System and method for providing location information to a public safety answering point during an emergency 911 call from a wifi handset: A system and method for providing location information to a public safety answering point may include receiving, at a network access point, an emergency 911 call signal including GPS location information and mobile directory number of a wireless device. The GPS location information and mobile directory information may be communicated... Agent: Centurylink Intellectual Property LLC
20130012157 - Method and system for wireless data flow: After receiving a packet data protocol (PDP) activation request signaling from a user equipment (UE), a base station checks whether to activate a local Internet protocol access (LIPA) function for the UE. If yes, the base station informs a core network (CN) for authentication and signaling control. If the user... Agent: Sernet (suzhou) Technologies Corporation
20130012158 - Method and apparatuses for offline selection of pay-per-call advertisers: Methods and apparatuses to connect telephone calls and track information about the telephone calls resulting from advertisements for groups of advertisers. In one embodiment, a method includes: determining a geographic area after receiving a telephone call to a first telephone number publicized in an advertisement; determining a telephone number of... Agent:
20130012159 - Mobile communications: A mobile data communications system that includes a mobile device having a reconfigurable user identification module that stores a mobile identity and provides mobile data communication via a mobile network, subject to the mobile identity being registered with the mobile network, and an account control server that includes memory to... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130012160 - Mobile device-based bandwidth throttling: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for implementing mobile device-based bandwidth throttling. In one aspect, a method includes receiving policy from a wireless carrier that specifies one or more data usage thresholds allotted by the wireless carrier for data transferred over a wireless... Agent: Google Inc.
20130012161 - Mobile device-based bandwidth throttling: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for implementing mobile device-based bandwidth throttling. In one aspect, a method includes receiving policy from a wireless carrier that specifies one or more data usage thresholds allotted by the wireless carrier for data transferred over a wireless... Agent: Google Inc.
20130012162 - System and method for monitoring message usage: A computer implemented method for monitoring message usage on a communication device. An audible message may be outputted on the communication device in replacement of a pre-determined telephone tone. A duration parameter of outputting the audible message in replacement of the pre-determined telephone tone may be determined, and provided to... Agent:
20130012163 - Apparatus and method of ciphering in wireless telecommunications user equipment operative with a plurality of radio access networks: A method in a wireless telecommunications device operative with a plurality of radio access networks, the method comprising: when operating with a first radio access network reading at least one ciphering variable applicable in the second radio access network (e.g. in UMTS reading the value of a variable START from... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012164 - System and method for securing a base station using sim cards: Methods and systems are provided for securing integrated base stations, such as base station routers (BSRs), in which a SIM card is operatively coupled with a secured portion of a base station and a secure association is established therebetween to facilitate encryption key exchange between the secured portion of the... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.
20130012167 - Automatic profile updating for a wireless communication device: A wireless communication system receives a registration request transferred by a first wireless communication device associated with a user account. The wireless communication system determines if registration data in the registration request is invalid. If the registration data is invalid, then the wireless communication system determines if a user profile... Agent: Sprint Communications Company L.p.
20130012169 - Dual tone multi-frequency signal transmission method and device: A method and apparatus for transmitting a dual tone multi-frequency (DTMF) signal are disclosed by the present invention. The scheme of the present invention includes: when receiving an input instruction for inputting a DTMF character transmitted by a network side, obtaining the DTMF character to be transmitted and caching the... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130012166 - Location method, device and system for secure user plane location enabled terminal: A method for locating a Secure User Plane Location (SUPL) Enabled Terminal (SET) is provided by the present invention. The method includes that: the SET obtaining the location service information of the local access network when accessing the local access network, wherein the location service information includes the address and/or... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130012165 - Method and apparatus for attaching a wireless device to a foreign 3gpp wireless domain using alternative authentication mechanisms: A method and apparatus for attaching a wireless device to a foreign wireless domain of a 3GPP communication system using an alternative authentication mechanism, wherein wireless device performs the method, which includes: sending a first attach request message to an infrastructure device in the foreign wireless domain; receiving an attach... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20130012168 - Method and system for secured remote provisioning of a universal integrated circuit card of a user equipment: The present invention provides a method and system for secured remote provisioning of a universal integrated circuit card of a user equipment. A system includes a user equipment for initiating a request for remote provisioning of an universal integrated circuit card (UICC) in the user equipment, where the request for... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130012170 - Voice messaging service for network-based instant connect systems: Voice messaging services are used to provide messages for recipients associated with terminated network-based instant connect communication sessions. A first device engages in a communication session with a second device. The communication session between the two devices terminates and the first device records locally a voice message addressed to the... Agent: Smith Micro Software, Inc.
20130012171 - System and method for handling message receipt notification: Systems and methods for operation upon a wireless mobile device to handle message notifications. A method can include receiving a message by the wireless mobile device over a wireless communications network. The received message is processed so that at least a portion of the sender's message is displayed to a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012173 - Enhanced messaging with language translation feature: A method for creating and managing a distribution list can include creating a distribution list at a voicemail system. The distribution list can include at least one recipient and at least one language preference for one or more of the at least one recipients. The method can further include selecting... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20130012172 - Personal call center: A method of facilitating telephone calls for a mobile communication device associated with a user of a personal call center. A list of contact numbers are received, each contact number corresponding to a call to be made for the mobile communication device on behalf of the user of the call... Agent:
20130012175 - Communicating messages to proximate devices on a contact list responsive to an unsuccessful call: An unsuccessful communication attempt to a mobile receiving device is detected. A contact list associated with the mobile receiving device is accessed. One or more proximate devices to the mobile recipient device are determined. Each of the one or more proximate devices are communication devices of a contact of the... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130012174 - Disambiguating ambiguous characters: In one general sense, information may be presented to a user by receiving one or more ambiguous characters that may be resolved to one of at least two disambiguated characters, exchanging at least one of the ambiguous characters with a host, receiving, from the host, results that reflect disambiguated terms... Agent: Tegic Communications, Inc.
20130012176 - Providing customized information to a user based on identifying a trend: To provide customized information to the user, a wireless communications network node receives a stream of data associated with a user. A first trend associated with at least a first attribute in the stream of data is identified, and based on the identified first trend, customized information is sent for... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012177 - Method of providing user friendly services in portable terminal: A method for providing a user friendly service in a portable terminal by acquiring an activity pattern of a user and acquiring environment information of a portable terminal; determining a service to be provided to the user through the acquired activity pattern of the user and the acquired environment information;... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130012178 - Presentation of sponsored content on mobile device based on transaction event: A system and computer-implemented method for positioning targeted sponsored content on a mobile communication facility includes the steps of: (a) receiving data corresponding to a transaction event having occurred via the interaction of a user with the mobile communication facility, wherein the transaction event includes transmission of data representative of... Agent:
20130012179 - Enhanced smartphone in-vehicle accommodation: A system and method for configuring communications between a wireless device and a vehicle telematics unit over a short-range wireless communication link includes receiving a serial port profile (SPP) software application at a wireless device from a central facility; storing the SPP software application at the wireless device; identifying third-party... Agent: Gm Global Technology Operations LLC
20130012186 - Method and apparatus for activating carriers in a mobile communication system: The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for activating carriers in a mobile communication system, and includes determining, when an instruction message for aggregating multiple carriers is received, a bit position per carrier according to an identifier per carrier in the instruction message; checking, when a carrier state... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130012181 - Method and system for changing operation mode of portable terminal: An apparatus and method for changing an operation mode of a portable terminal includes checking a moving distance of the portable terminal during a predetermined time period using received location information, checking a moving speed of the portable terminal from the checked moving distance and the predetermined time period, and... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130012182 - Method of handling access network discovery and selection function and related communication device: A method of handling an access network discovery and selection function (ANDSF) for a network of a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises determining a first plurality of closed subscriber group (CSG) cells of the wireless communication system with a first CSG identity, for a mobile device of... Agent:
20130012184 - Method, system and device for initializing internet device: This disclosure discloses a method, system and device for initializing an internet device. The method mainly comprises: an application module queries, through a handshake negotiation with a communication module, network standard information, sends the hardware configuration information needed to the communication module, and then informs the communication module of the... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130012180 - Mobile device radio use optimization by batching low priority requests: Systems and methods of mobile device radio use optimization by batching low priority requests are disclosed. In one aspect, embodiments of the present disclosure include a method, which may be implemented on a system, for optimizing radio use on a mobile device. The method includes, in one embodiment, detecting multiple... Agent:
20130012183 - System and method of controlling transmit power for mobile wireless devices with multi-mode operation of antenna: A method is performed by a wireless communication device. The device uses a first transmission rate upon initiation of a wireless communication. During the wireless communication, the device detects that the device has entered a predetermined use mode. In response, the device automatically switches to a second transmission rate different... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012185 - Systems and methods for remote configuration or re-configuration of software residing on a sim card: A system for manipulating a communication device, the system comprising at least one re-configuration server for remotely re-configuring software installed on a SIM card residing on the communication device by sending a re-configuration to the communication device from a remote location.... Agent: Nttm Limited
20130012191 - Method and apparatus for providing machine-to-machine communication in a wireless network: A method and apparatus are provided that may enable the provision of machine to machine (M2M) communication in a wireless network environment. In this regard, for example, relatively low power devices (specifically referencing low transmission power) such as sensors or other machines in an M2M system may be enabled to... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130012192 - Method and system for notifying update information to core network: The disclosure provides a method for notifying update information to a Core Network (CN), the method includes: a target access network element sends Close Subscriber Group (CSG) information of a cell that a User Equipment (UE) currently accesses to the CN after the UE is handed over from a source... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130012188 - Method and system for reporting neighbor cell information: The present invention provides a method and system for reporting neighbor cell information. The method includes: a network side sending a measurement configuration and reporting information of a drive test to user equipment; the user equipment performing the drive test, and reporting drive test results containing information of neighbor cells... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130012187 - Method of managing mobile communication system and monitoring control apparatus: A method for managing a mobile communication system in which a base station and a mobile station communicate with each other, the method includes: stopping, among cells of a plurality of base stations, operation of a cell whose amount of use of communication is smaller than a reference value; and... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130012189 - Radio communication system and method: A mobile station determines, in accordance with reception quality of a radio signal from a base station, a measurement cycle of a predetermined measurement on a link status and/or on/off of the predetermined measurement and controls execution of the predetermined measurement based on the determination.... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130012190 - Wireless repeater with arbitary programmable selectivity: The invention relates to wireless repeater systems and methods. In embodiments, such systems and methods involve receiving a wireless transmission signal; and processing the wireless transmission signal using a digital signal processing facility (DSP); wherein the DSP is adapted to filter at least one sub-band of the wireless transmission signal... Agent:
20130012193 - System and method to detect pbx-mobility call failure: Aspects relate to initiating voice calls to mobile devices from an enterprise network. In one example, a server can initiate a voice channel to a mobile device, and if the mobile device cannot be reached, an access network may redirect the call from the server to a number identified as... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012196 - Advanced user interface operations in a dual-mode wireless device: A system and method are provided for mobile stations for enhancing the ease of use of a mobile station. Through the system and method, a user may more easily view the phone number of a caller identification card. The user may be alerted when the user tries to send messages... Agent:
20130012197 - Method and system for network synchronization via a femtocell: Aspects of a method and system for communication are provided. In this regard, a femtocell may receive messages from a plurality of different sources comprising one or more other femtocells, one or more cellular enabled communication devices, and one or more non-cellular network nodes. The femtocell may select, based on... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130012195 - Multiprotocol antenna system for multiple service provider-multiple air interface co-located base stations: A radio access node is configured to digitize a first analog radio frequency signal in order to generate first digital data indicative of the first analog radio frequency signal and is configured to digitize a second analog radio frequency signal in order to generate second digital data indicative of the... Agent: Adc Telecommunications, Inc.
20130012194 - System and method for extension of wireless footprint: A system and method for communicating through a host repeater. Data is received from a remote repeater communicating with a wireless device. The host repeater registers as the wireless device on a wireless network. The data is reformatted for transmission between the wireless devices and the wireless network.... Agent: Centurylink Intellectual Property LLC
20130012198 - Method and system for implementing communications between multiple subnets and msc: The present invention discloses a method and a system for implementing communications between multiple subnets covered by one physical Mobile Switching Center and an MSC. The method maps the MSC to multiple virtual MSCs that are logical MSCs within the physical MSC, each virtual MSC corresponds to one subnet that... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130012200 - Inter-domain call routing: The present invention provides for routing calls between disparate domains, such as a circuit-switched subsystem and a multimedia subsystem. When a user element is homed in a first domain and roaming in a second domain, an incoming call will arrive at a gateway node in the first domain. As a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012199 - Method and device for adjusting the transmission of the signals: e
20130012201 - Stamping mechanism for beacon message transmission: RAT among the plurality of RAT's, the User Equipment (UE) having various RAT capabilities and preferences and supporting several frequencies, the method comprising the step of periodically transmitting to the UE at least a beacon message M comprising information about the RAT's and the frequencies deployed in each zone of... Agent:
20130012202 - Discontinuous transmission scheme: A base station transmits signals on a frequency (f1) in an active transmission interval (TI) having a starting time and being part of a transmission cycle (TC) including other active transmission intervals for other frequencies (f0, f1, f2, f3) appearing in a predetermined discontinuous transmission scheme that specifies the relationship... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130012203 - Method for defining pdcch search space in a communication system using carrier aggregation: The invention relates to a method for operating a secondary station to search for PDCCH in search spaces on a plurality of component carriers, wherein the component carriers comprise an anchor carrier and a plurality of other carriers and the search spaces change in a preconfigured way with the time.... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20130012204 - Method and terminal for performing detach procedure: Disclosed is a method for performing a detach procedure in a terminal. The method includes the steps of: receiving a detach request message from an entity within a network; if the type in the detach request message indicates “re-attach required”, stopping a first timer if the first timer is running;... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130012206 - Paging user devices in a wireless access network: Providing paging controls for mobile communication is described herein. By way of example, the paging controls can comprise paging occasions of a wireless signal determined from a formula based on an integer raised to a function of a constant power (e.g., 2̂K or 2̂(K−L), where K and/or L are constant).... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130012207 - System and method for automatic registration notification for over-the-air activation: A method and system automatically activates a mobile station in a wireless communications network. The system includes an over the air activation function (OTAF) processor in the network that initiates an activation process in response to receiving a registration message from a mobile switching center serving the mobile station requesting... Agent: At&t Wireless Services, Inc.
20130012205 - Systems and methods for the detection of transmission facilities: A method of detecting a transmitting device within an obstruction rich environment is disclosed. The method may involve detecting the transmitting device with a wireless transmission detection facility; communicating signal information relating to the detected transmitting device from the wireless transmission detection facility to a central unit; determining the location... Agent: Binj Laboratories, Inc.
20130012208 - Method and apparatus for selecting identity module of mobile terminal supporting plural identity modules: A method and apparatus for selecting one of multiple identity modules attached to a mobile terminal is provided. The method includes selecting a network, detecting identity modules corresponding to the network, selecting one of the detected identity modules, and connecting to the network using the selected identity module. The identity... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130012209 - 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 SUE) are determined based on the motion of the respective UE user. A lower threshold may be used... Agent:
20130012210 - Support for multi-group frequency division duplex wireless network: Various example embodiments are disclosed herein. According to an example embodiment, a method may include receiving, at a serving base station (BS) in a wireless network from a mobile station (MS), group preference information for the MS for each of one or more candidate BSs; obtaining, by the serving BS... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20130012211 - Method and devices for allocating bearers: The embodiments herein relates to a method in a target Mobility Management Entity, MME, for allocating bearers in a target network, which target MME is comprised in the target network and which target network comprises a first number of existing bearers. When a second number of required bearers is larger... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130012212 - Neighboring cell processing device, wireless base station device, neighboring cell processing method and data structure: A neighboring cell processing device includes: a measurement information acquisition unit 11 for acquiring measurement information which indicates a result of measurement of radio signals transmitted from a plurality of wireless base station devices other than a target wireless base station device, based on information provided from at least either... Agent: Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.
20130012214 - Identification information allocation device and identification information allocation method: An identification information allocation device allocates an ID of a communication area of a base station efficiently and appropriately. The identification information allocation device includes a group generation module that groups the communication areas of the base station, a group ID allocation module that allocates a group ID to grouped... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130012213 - Mobile communication system: A mobile communication system according to the present invention is a mobile communication system, in which a mobile station UE is configured to transmit and receive a signal to/from a radio base station eNB simultaneously using a first carrier of a frequency band F1 and a second carrier of a... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130012220 - Method and apparatus for providing collaborative context data sensing and communications: An approach is provided for collaborative context data sensing and communications. A context platform determines context data from a plurality of devices. The context platform processes and/or facilitates a processing of the context data to determine scheduling information for causing, at least in part, a sensing, a transmission, or a... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130012218 - Mobile communication system: A mobile communication system comprises a base station and a relay station to relay data transmitted/received between the base station and a mobile station. The base station includes a first scheduler to perform scheduling of initial transmission of the data transmitted/received between the base station and the mobile station via... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130012217 - Mobile wireless communication system including radio relay transmission function: A radio base station apparatus includes a determining unit that dynamically determines, based on both quality information and traffic information, collected for each of a first link used for direct communication between a first radio terminal and the base station apparatus, a second link used for direct communication between a... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130012219 - Signaling for preamble used for random access: According to one embodiment, a method of requesting a random access connection between a mobile terminal and a base station includes: receiving, by the mobile terminal, information comprising at least one signature root sequence index, a cyclic shift parameter, and a number of signatures used for representing a boundary between... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130012215 - System and method for communication network switching: Disclosed are a system and a method for switching between communication networks, by which a portable terminal can switch from a currently connected communication network to a target communication network within reduced time and with only minimum information. The communication network switching system includes a first communication network configured to... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130012216 - System and method for indicating local ip access support: A method of providing Local IP Access (LIPA) indication is proposed. In one novel aspect, an enhanced cell selection method is proposed using LIPA capability information. Based on LIPA capability related information, a UE is able to prioritize LIPA-capable cells and establish a corresponding packet data network (PDN) connection accordingly.... Agent: Mediatek, Inc.
20130012221 - Evolved node b controlled centralized resource reuse for device-to-device and cellular users: Device-to-device (D2D) communication is one alternative to communication between devices through a radio access network. One interesting D2D communication method is reuse-mode D2D, where D2D nodes communicate with each other using the same uplink (UL) radio resource that is being used by some other cellular user equipment(s) (UEs). In other... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130012223 - Location-determining system for radio clients within local-area spaces: Systems, devices, features, and/or methods for determining a location of a mobile device are disclosed. A method may include (a) receiving, into a mobile device, a common RF signal on a common carrier frequency, wherein the common RF signal includes a respective RF signal output by each of three or... Agent:
20130012224 - Method and device for reducing interference among femtocells in an access device of a femtocell: The present invention provides a method for reducing interference among Femtocells in a first access device of a first Femtocell, comprising the following steps: a receiving step, wherein said first access device receives a first wireless signal periodically transmitted by a second access device of a second Femtocell, and said... Agent:
20130012222 - Method for processing user equipment connection under a mixed mode and femtocell system: A method for processing user equipment (UE) connection under a mixed mode and a femtocell system are provided. The method for processing UE connection is used in a femtocell for processing the connection of a UE. The method includes the following steps. A connection request is received from a low... Agent: Sernet (suzhou) Technologies Corporation
20130012225 - Mobile station, base station, and area shaping method performed by specified base station: A disclosed base station includes a communication unit configured to receive from a mobile station a first report signal including base station specification information specifying a base station, reception quality information indicating reception quality of a signal received from the specified base station, and change request information requesting to change... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130012226 - Method and system for global navigation satellite system configuration of wireless communication applications: Methods and systems for global navigation satellite system configuration of wireless communication applications may comprise determining a location of a wireless communication device (WCD) comprising a medium Earth orbit (MEO) radio frequency (RF) path and a low Earth orbit (LEO) RF path utilizing received LEO signals. A wireless function of... Agent:
20130012227 - Method and system for tracking and determining a location of a wireless transmission: An apparatus for detecting and timing a transmitting device is disclosed. The device includes a receiving system receiving a signal containing at least a preamble code of a known length and at least one pulse within a receive window after the preamble code, a circuit receiving the at least one... Agent: Binj Laboratories, Inc.
20130012228 - Network location management entity: The present invention relates to a network location management entity for managing location information indicating a location of a mobile terminal in a communication network. The network location management entity comprises a provider (101) for providing pre-stored information on a network communication node which handled communications of the mobile terminal,... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130012229 - Positioning device and positioning method: A positioning apparatus for performing a positioning operation based on distance to an access point includes an access point detection unit configured to detect an access point, a memory unit configured to store the access point detected by the access point detection unit for each of channels, a channel setup... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130012230 - System and method to obtain calibration data using estimation techniques: A system and method of determining calibration data at non-calibrated location points is disclosed. A mobile station may be geo-located at most locations, if not all locations, within communication range of one or more serving and/or neighboring base stations of a mobile network. Calibration data may be collected and stored... Agent: Andrew, LLC
20130012233 - Automatically locating users in proximity to a user of a social networking system: Systems and methods for automatically locating web-based social network members are provided. According to one embodiment, contact content including an associated GPS identifier and status for web-based social network members located at or near the same location automatically appears on a GPS-enabled device. A further exemplary system includes a GPS-enabled... Agent:
20130012231 - Information acquisition using a scalable wireless geocast protocol: Information is acquired from a geographically-distributed sensor network using a scalable wireless geocast protocol. Geographically distributed networks of unattended sensors are placed at desired locations to collect various types of information, such as, for example, environmental parameters, temperature, humidity, rainfall, heat signatures, video, audio, seismic activity, and/or wind conditions. To... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp
20130012232 - Location services agent: A wireless device Location Services Agent (LSA) provides location functions such as reporting locations to a Location Agent Management Module (LAMM) function in a location services gateway (LSG). The LSA provides a consistent location protocol for providing single shot, periodic triggers and area event triggers. Actual position determination is performed... Agent:
20130012237 - Displaying network objects in mobile devices based on geolocation: Displaying network content searches on mobile devices involves obtaining results of a network content request via a mobile device. A geolocation of at least one object associated with the results of the network content request is also obtained. A scene is viewed in a camera view of the mobile device.... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130012239 - Location-based social software for mobile devices: A method of establishing connection between users of mobile devices includes receiving at a computer a location of a first user from a first mobile device, receiving from a second mobile device a location of a second user having an acquaintance relationship to the first user, and sending a message... Agent: Google Inc.
20130012238 - Method and system for integrated satellite assistance services: A method and an apparatus according to an embodiment of the invention includes a controller to process a travel assistance request for communication through a satellite and terrestrial mobile communication network. Data related to multiple assistance providers can be received in response to the request. At least one criterion can... Agent: Dbsd Satellite Services G.p.
20130012236 - Notifying a user of an event: Devices, methods, and systems for notifying a user of an event are described herein. One or more embodiments include a computing device for notifying a user of an event. The computing device includes a memory and a processor coupled to the memory. The processor is configured to execute executable instructions... Agent: Honeywell International Inc.
20130012234 - Systems and methods for position tracking and reporting of objects: Geographic location and environmental conditions of a tracking target are reported by a position tracking and reporting (“PTR”) device. Reports are aggregated and stored by a server system, which also provides access to the information for interactive and automatic programmatic use. A mobile phone (smartphone) interface allows system conditions to... Agent:
20130012235 - Venue application for mobile station position estimation: Disclosed is a method, and a system to perform the method, comprising receiving venue infrastructure information at an entity hosted on a mobile station, and selectively providing a portion of the venue infrastructure information to one or more other entities hosted on the mobile station based, at least in part,... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130012240 - Method and apparatus for obtaining information of user equipment in communication system: A method and an apparatus for obtaining information of a user equipment in a communication system are provided. The method includes registering schedule information containing place information by the user equipment, adding service information to the schedule information by the user equipment when a peripheral service server receives service information... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130012241 - Accessory device for mobile host device: A method and apparatus for an accessory device for a mobile host device is disclosed. An accessory device for interfacing with a mobile host device includes a communication channel designed to establish a bi-directional communication link between the accessory device and the host device. In some embodiments, the accessory device... Agent: Zeemote Technology Inc.
20130012242 - Geo-spatial visualization and awareness of events: The present invention relates to geospatial visualization of events. A visualization platform may serve as a middleware system that provides real-time access to disparate hardware, software, and databases and provides visualization of data from these systems. The visualization platform may be accessed and utilized from a variety of mobile devices.... Agent:
20130012244 - Method and apparatus for group paging in wireless communication system: Disclosed is a method for receiving, by a terminal, a paging message in a wireless communication system. A paging message reception method according to the present invention comprises receiving a paging message which includes task information from a base station, and performing at least one task among the initiation of... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130012243 - Mobile communication method, call control node, priority control node and mobility management node: The present invention provides the steps of: at a priority control node (PCRF), when reception of an invite signal including priority call information is notified from a call control node (P-CSCF), determining whether it is required to change the ARP of a call control signal bearer for sending the invite... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130012245 - Apparatus and method for transmitting message in mobile terminal: An apparatus and a method for writing a message and transmitting the same in a mobile terminal are provided. A keyword analyzer analyzes an input keyword written in a messaging window. A clip manager retrieves contents corresponding to the analyzed input keyword from pre-stored contents, and extracts and stores the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130012248 - Display of secure messages on a mobile communication device: A mobile device for the display of messages includes a message viewer application for displaying segments of the message received from a server. The message can include content that is encoded in a first encoding that is renderable for display on the device, and the same content encoded in a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012247 - Handheld electronic device including automatic mobile phone number management, and associated method: A method of updating information included in a handheld device user's contact entry included in a global address list wherein the device stores information of a first type, such as a mobile phone, SMS or MMS number or a PIN. The method includes determining whether the information of a first... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012246 - Text alternative to established voice call session: Methods and systems are described wherein an initiating device sends a communication requesting a voice call session with a recipient device. In response, the initiating device receives a communication indicating that the initiating device can provide a text message instead of establishing the voice call session. In some cases, the... Agent: Comcast Cable Communications, LLC
20130012249 - Methods and apparatus for dynamic carrier selection for cell base stations: Apparatus and methods are disclosed for mitigating interference to radio base stations. A first base station provides a served cell that at least partially overlaps a served cell of a second base station. The first and second base stations are part of a telecommunications system. The method includes identifying at... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130012250 - System and method for maintaining a backup radio operating parameter list in a secondary use communication system: A radio communication system (100) provides a radio air interface at a master node (102) for subscriber units associated with the master node. Among the subscriber units are several slave nodes (104, 106). The communication system has the ability to operate as a secondary user in unused spectrum portions of... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20130012253 - Communication system, communication apparatus, and communication method: A communication system includes a plurality of communication apparatuses that each uses CCH and a plurality of SCH to carry out communication. The plurality of communication apparatuses includes a master communication apparatus, a first slave communication apparatus, and a second slave communication apparatus. The master communication apparatus transmits SCH information... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130012251 - Communications base station with decision function for distributing traffic across multiple backhauls: A communication station, such as a base station or access point, has multiple backhaul options and distributes backhaul data between the available backhaul options. The communication station includes a transceiver for transmitting and receiving data with user equipments, multiple backhaul interface modules, and a backhaul distribution module arranged for monitoring... Agent: Cygnus Broadband, Inc.
20130012252 - Radio communication system, mobile station apparatus, base station apparatus, radio communication method, and integrated circuit: Optimal transmit power control is performed on each of a periodic SRS and an aperiodic SRS. In a radio communication system in which a mobile station apparatus 1 transmits a first reference signal or a second reference signal to a base station apparatus 3, the base station apparatus 3 notifies... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130012254 - Adjusting a signal-to-interference ratio target based on a signal characteristic: A particular method includes transmitting a message corresponding to a reporting event detected at a mobile device, where the reporting event is associated with a network condition that decreases a likelihood of the mobile device successfully decoding a reply to the message. The method also includes, in response to transmitting... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130012256 - Base station, mobile station, and power control method: A base station includes: means that derives a transmission power of a mobile station based on receive quality of an uplink pilot channel; means that reports the derived transmission power to the mobile station; and means that receives a control channel transmitted by the mobile station according to the reported... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130012259 - Method and arrangement in a wireless network for determining an uplink received power target value: A method in a wireless network containing a first node and an adjacent second node for determining an uplink received power target value of the second node to be used by a user equipment which is to be served by the second node includes establishing the uplink received power target... Agent:
20130012257 - Method of controlling base station apparatus and base station apparatus controlled by same: A control method for controlling base station apparatuses used in a communication system comprising a first base station apparatus, a second base station apparatus, and one or more mobile station apparatuses, including determining whether or not a first condition relating to the number of the mobile station apparatuses positioned in... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130012258 - Monitoring and control of transmit power in a multi-modem wireless communication device: A method (100) for limiting transmission power of a communication device (600) having a plurality of transceivers (610, 615). The method can include determining a desired maximum transmission power and determining a plurality of power contribution factors. Each of the power contribution factors can be associated with a respective one... Agent: Motorola Mobility LLC
20130012255 - Terminal device for controlling uplink transmission power and method therefor: Disclosed are a terminal device for controlling uplink transmission power and a method therefor. A receiving antenna receives uplink transmission mode change information from a base station. A processor determines a transmission power value to be used for the uplink transmission by means of an offset value corresponding to the... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc
20130012262 - Interrupting and resuming a media player: In an embodiment, a method is provided. The method includes playing a content file with a media player on a cellular telephone. Also, the method includes receiving an interrupt event. Moreover, the method includes saving state of the media player on the cellular telephone in the media player.... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated
20130012261 - Mobile wireless communications device with reduced harmonics resulting from metal shield coupling: A mobile wireless communications device includes a housing, antenna, and circuit board carried by the housing and having radio frequency (RF) circuitry operative with the antenna for receiving and transmitting RF signals through the antenna. A power amplifier is connected within a transmission line for amplifying RF signals to be... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012260 - Wireless communication device, wireless communication system, and related methods: A wireless communication system 5 comprises a wireless communication device arranged to detect multiple wireless access networks available for connection to the wireless communication device for providing data services. The device is arranged to discover one or more access capabilities of at least one of the detected wireless access networks,... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130012263 - Image sensor and image processing device including the same: An image sensor includes a pixel array and a calibration circuit. The pixel array includes a plurality of pixels each of which includes a photoelectric conversion device configured to absorb incident light and generate a photocharge, a transfer transistor configured to transfer the photocharge from the photoelectric conversion device to... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130012265 - Image/audio playback device of mobile communication terminal: In an image/audio playback technology in a mobile communication terminal, a single image is divided into two halves, i.e., left-half and right-half images, which are displayed on two mobile communication terminals, respectively. In addition, two mobile communication terminals can play left-side and right-side audio data, respectively, which compose stereo audio... Agent: Pantech Co., Ltd.
20130012264 - Mobile electronic device: According to an aspect, a mobile electronic device includes: a housing that is made of a transparent material, and of which outer shape is formed with a first main face and a second main face paired with the first main face; a display unit that is arranged inside the housing... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130012266 - Method and apparatus for a dual-network terminal to perform communication: An apparatus for performing communication by a dual-network terminal is disclosed by the present invention, wherein the dual-network terminal is a dual-network and dual-standby terminal, and the dual-network and dual-standby terminal comprises an application subsystem, a 3G wireless communication subsystem, a 2G wireless communication subsystem and an identification card management... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130012267 - Basestation maintenance systems and method: A method and system for maintaining a basestation system is provided. The basestation includes a basestation module. The system includes a translating system for translating at least a portion of the basestation module between a first position and a second position. The system includes a connection module for detachably connecting... Agent:
20130012268 - Interface device for mobile communication terminal and method thereof: An interface device is provided for a mobile communication terminal for persons who may be elderly, blind or have compromised vision. The interface device includes a directional key for navigating an object in a corresponding region, a controller for determining texts or contents corresponding to the object in the corresponding... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130012270 - Inconspicuous mode for mobile devices: A communication device is configured to switch from a normal mode of operation to an inconspicuous mode of operation in which a reduced set of information is presented on a home screen of a display of the device in comparison to a set of information presented on the home screen... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130012272 - Light-emitting device and display device: Although an organic resin substrate is highly effective at reducing the weight and improving the shock resistance of a display device, it is required to improve the moisture resistance of the organic resin substrate for the sake of maintaining the reliability of an EL element. Hard carbon films are formed... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20130012271 - Mobile device displaying instant message and control method of mobile device: The present invention relates to a mobile terminal displaying an instant message and a control method of the same. A mobile terminal according to an aspect of the invention may include: a wireless communication unit sending or receiving an instant message; a display unit including a first region and a... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130012273 - Mobile terminal device: A cellular phone includes a first display, a second display, and a CPU. The cellular phone is configured to be switchable between a first state in which the first display, out of the first display and the second display, is exposed to the outside and a second state in which... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130012269 - Communication device: According to embodiments described in the specification, a method and apparatus for controlling a display of a mobile electronic device is provided. The method comprises: maintaining status data and application data in a memory of the mobile electronic device; controlling the display to provide a first interface comprising a representation... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130012275 - Echo cancelling device, communication device, and echo cancelling method having the error signal generating circuit: An echo cancelling device includes an adaptive filter which synthesizes a spurious echo signal from a receiving signal, a first subtractor which generates an echo cancellation signal based on an input signal including a voice signal of a speaker and the spurious echo signal, and an error signal generating circuit... Agent:
20130012274 - Second microphone device of a mobile terminal: A second microphone device of a mobile terminal, and more particularly, a second microphone device of a mobile terminal for preventing various limitations caused by mounting of a second microphone, is provided. The second microphone device includes an ear jack connector having an insertion space, a microphone hole connected at... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130012276 - Optical electronic package: An electronic package includes a substrate wafer having front and rear faces. An emitting integrated circuit chip is mounted to the front face of the substrate wafer and includes a light radiation optical emitter. A receiving integrated circuit chip is also mounted to the front face of the substrate wafer... Agent: Stmicroelectronics (grenoble 2) Sas01/03/2013 > 176 patent applications in 79 patent subcategories.
20130005239 - Partial relaying of message based on interference in wireless network: In the context of a wireless communication network, relay-based communication is provided. In particular, a relay node (100) comprises a receiver (110) configured to receive a signal representative of a message transmitted from an originating node and intended for a destination node, wherein a transmission from an interference source causes... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20130005240 - System and method for dynamic coordination of radio resources usage in a wireless network environment: An architecture, system and associated method for dynamic coordination of radio resource usage in a network environment. In one aspect, a relay communication method comprises detecting, by a first wireless mobile device, sensory data associated with multiple radio channels relative to at least one radio element in a sensing area... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005243 - Device for authenticating wanted nfc interactions: An electronic device that includes a sensor module, a measuring module and a near field communication (NFC) device. The sensor module receives an input signal. The measuring module measures the strength of the input signal and determines whether the input meets a predefined threshold. If the strength of the input... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130005250 - Electronic device and method for operating the same: An NFC-enabled electronic device and a method for operating the same are discussed. The method according to an embodiment includes performing, by the electronic device, tagging with a first external device to establish communication with the first external device; receiving, by the electronic device, at least one of device information... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130005241 - Memory arbitrator for electronics communications devices: Embodiments of the invention include electronic communications devices having a memory in near field communication device, a memory arbitrator and a host processor. The near field communication (NFC) devices are configured to receive data and drive power from the communication signal. The memory arbitrator is connected to the NFC device... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130005242 - Method and apparatus for reducing nfc multi-protocol polling duration and power consumption: A method and apparatus are disclosed for polling for near field communications (NFC) devices by checking for multiple protocols. A NFC device polls for devices by first maintaining an unmodulated carrier field active for a specific period of time. The NFC device then polls using a first modulation and waits... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130005244 - Negotiating communication parameters between near field communications (nfc) capable devices: An apparatus and method is disclosed to negotiate communications parameters between near field communications (NFC) capable devices. In some embodiments, the NFC capable devices operate in a negotiation phase to negotiate one or more communications parameters prior to transferring information. In other embodiments, the NFC capable devices simultaneously negotiate the... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130005248 - Optimizing power consumption in a near field communications (nfc) environment: An apparatus and method is disclosed to optimize power consumption in a NFC environment. A first NFC capable device provides a polling command to a second NFC capable device. The second NFC capable device provides a response to the polling command. The first NFC capable device provides a read command... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130005253 - Pending atm transactions: Embodiments of the present invention relate to methods and apparatuses for initiating pending ATM transactions on a mobile device and for completing those pending ATM transactions at an ATM. In some embodiments, a method is provided that includes: (a) initiating, by a user, a pending ATM transaction on a mobile... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation
20130005247 - Redundant secure element components in nfc chip: Apparatus for harvesting and using power in a near field communications mode, includes a host device with operating components. A first near field communication (NFC) device is contained in the host device and is configured to be selectively coupled to one of the operating components. The first NFC device harvests... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130005246 - Secure communications via nfc device: A system, method, and apparatus for negotiating a communication link between first and second near field communication (NFC) devices is disclosed. A third NFC device is placed in close proximity with a first host device operatively containing the first NFC device to determine communication information including at least one of... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130005245 - Systems and methods for providing nfc secure application support in battery-off mode when no nonvolatile memory write access is available: Embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for NFC secure application support when an NFC device is executing in a battery-off or battery-low mode. In such a case, the NFC device may have enough power to execute some applications (e.g., read-only applications) but not enough power to execute... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130005251 - Vehicle seat inductive charger and data transmitter: A system to inductively transfer power and transmit and receive data between a support structure associated with a vehicle and apparel worn by a user. The support structure has one or more primary inductive power coils. The apparel has one or more secondary inductive power coils. Primary circuitry cooperates with... Agent: Cynetic Designs Ltd.
20130005249 - Wireless peripheral device powered by harvested power generated by wireless communication: A powerless/wireless peripheral device is disclosed that engages in wireless communication such as near field communication (NFC) and/or far field communication with other communication devices capable of NFC and/or far field communication. The powerless/wireless peripheral device harvests power from the NFC and/or far field communication and operates of the harvested... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130005252 - Wireless power transmission and communication between devices: An electronic device includes: a device main body having a battery; a power reception unit configured to receive a first wireless power signal formed by a first apparatus; a charging unit configured to charge the battery based on the received first wireless power signal; a power conversion unit configured to... Agent:
20130005254 - Device data collection using bluetooth: In accordance with aspects of the present disclosure, a method is described that includes establishing a wireless communication link between a mobile device and a document processing device; transmitting, by a transmitter of the document processing device, data stored in a memory of the document processing device related to the... Agent: Xerox Corporation
20130005265 - Hand-held, portable electronic device with retainer port for receiving retainable wireless accessory for use therewith: A hand-held, portable electronic device is provided with a retainer port that defines an accessory retaining structure formed in an exterior periphery of a device housing for removably retaining a retainable wireless accessory in a cavity of the accessory retaining structure. In one embodiment of the present invention, the hand-held,... Agent:
20130005257 - Method and system for enabling discovery of services and automated exchange of data between bluetooth devices: A method and system for enabling discovery of services and automated exchange of data between multiple Bluetooth devices are disclosed. The method includes measuring signal attenuation of a Bluetooth signal between a first Bluetooth device and a second Bluetooth device. The method further includes comparing the signal attenuation with a... Agent: Infosys Limited
20130005266 - Methods and apparatus to connect wireless-enabled devices: Example methods and apparatus to connect wireless-enabled devices are disclosed. A disclosed example method involves collecting first biophysical signal data via a first wireless-enabled device and establishing a wireless connection between the first wireless-enabled device and a second wireless-enabled device based on a comparison of the first biophysical signal data... Agent:
20130005255 - Secure context-based computing: An embodiment of the invention includes an article with instructions that enable a first unit to: (a) sense the first unit's local surroundings to determine sensed data; (b) receive and decrypt encrypted context data directly from a second unit (the second unit located nearby the first unit and the context... Agent:
20130005260 - Short range wireless communication apparatus: Multiple profiles are concurrently connected between an in-vehicle apparatus and a mobile phone. A streaming function is performed based on a related profile of the multiple profiles. A dial-up networking profile connection request occurs but is rejected to make connection unsuccessful. In such a case, the in-vehicle apparatus disconnects the... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130005264 - Short range wireless communication apparatus: A short range wireless communication apparatus includes: a connection device that connects with an external apparatus via a short range wireless communication line according to a data communication protocol for defining data communication, wherein the external apparatus switches to a normal mode from a power-saving mode under a condition that... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130005262 - Short range wireless communication device: A short range wireless communication device includes: a connection unit connectable with an external connection unit according to multiple data communication protocols defining data communication via a short range communication line covering a communication band; and a control unit that controls connection/disconnection of protocols. The protocols include high and low... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130005258 - Short-range communication system, in-vehicle apparatus, and portable communication terminal: A short-range communication system includes a portable communication terminal and an in-vehicle apparatus communicatively connected to the portable communication terminal. When connection is established between the portable communication terminal and the in-vehicle apparatus, a content is executed in the in-vehicle apparatus. When the connection therebetween is released while the content... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130005261 - Short-range wireless communication apparatus: A short-range wireless communication apparatus comprising a connection device and a control device is disclosed. The connection device connects a sound data transfer protocol and a control data transfer protocol to a communication destination apparatus. When the control device determines that a streaming status reported from the communication destination apparatus... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130005263 - Short-range wireless communication apparatus: A short-range wireless communication apparatus including a connection device and a control device is disclosed. The connection device is capable of connecting a communication protocol to a communication destination device. After transmitting a connection request signal of a first protocol to the communication destination device, the connection device waits for... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130005256 - Unsolicited broadcast packet transmission through close-by communication protocol: A method is provided for generating a broadcast packet at a first device including an address; transmitting the generated broadcast packet to a second device through a first protocol. The first device may communicate with the second device via the transmitted address through a second protocol different from the first... Agent:
20130005259 - Vehicular communication system, vehicular communication apparatus and portable terminal apparatus: A vehicular communication system includes: a vehicular communication apparatus; and a portable terminal apparatus. The vehicular communication apparatus includes: a vehicular storage device that stores a predetermined vehicular application for a predetermined function; and a vehicular input device that enters an operation for the predetermined function. The portable terminal apparatus... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130005267 - Terminal device and application control method: A mobile telephone (1) includes a link establishment detection module (18) that detects establishment of a link with Bluetooth headphones (2), an application setting check module (17) that checks whether an application (12) to be started is set to inhibit playback through the Bluetooth headphones (2), a link termination control... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130005268 - Wireless transmission method and associated system: A method of wireless transmission applicable to transmission between a first communication terminal and a second transmission terminal is provided. The first communication terminal transmits data via a first channel selected as a primary transmission channel. The transmission quality of the primary transmission channel is detected. When it is determined... Agent: Mstar Semiconductor, Inc.
20130005269 - Method and apparatus for reducing co-channel interference: A method for providing co-channel interference information by a network node includes receiving information for at least one user equipment (UE) connected to an adjacent network node, determining a co-channel interference list for user equipment (UE) connected to the network node wherein the co-channel interference list is based on the... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130005270 - Radio system: A radio system (110) comprising a first (120) and a second (130) radio unit which comprise a transmitter (122, 132) and a receiver (121, 131). The first radio unit (120) communicates with a first external radio unit (101) and the second radio unit (140) with a second external radio unit... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130005273 - Method and system for accessing a telecommunications network: The invention relates to a method and network for receiving at least a first access request from a first device and a second access request from a second device. A first message is transmitted from the network to the first device, wherein the first message comprises a first access time... Agent: Nederlandse Organisatie Voor Toegepast-natuurwetenschappelijk
20130005274 - Method and system for conducting hearing aid compatibility testing of a mobile communication device: Embodiments relate to a system for conducting hearing aid compatibility testing of a mobile communication device. The system comprises: a simulated hand for supporting the mobile communication device during the testing; a probe; and a processor. The processor is configured to cause the probe to be positioned in a sequence... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005272 - Power status multipath search window sizing for wireless communications: A method of operating a wireless communication device is disclosed. The method includes determining signal quality for wireless communications received over each of a first antenna element and a second antenna element, and processing the signal quality and a power status of the wireless communication device to determine a first... Agent: Sprint Communications Company L.p.
20130005271 - Communication test device and communication test method: A communication test device can assist in identifying a cause of a change in throughput of a mobile communication terminal. The communication test device accumulates (a) trace data on a specific unit of data complying with a designated communication standard, and (b) throughput data on throughput of the specific unit... Agent: Anritsu Corporation
20130005275 - Transceiver and method thereof: The transceiver has a transmitter, a receiver, and a three-port network. The transmitter is configured to transmit an outgoing RF signal. The receiver is configured to receive an incoming RF signal. The three-port network includes: a transmission line, configured to have a line length less than a quarter of a... Agent: Mediatek Inc.
20130005276 - Transceiver: A transceiver 1 includes a frequency synthesizer 2 configured to generate an output signal 3 for use as a carrier signal for transmission and/or a signal with a channel frequency for reception, wherein the frequency synthesizer is a sub-sampling based frequency locked loop frequency synthesizer. The combination of a FLL... Agent: Greenpeak Technologies B.v.
20130005277 - System and methods for adaptive antenna optimization: A method (600) and devices for enhancing the performance of one or more antennas (440) is provided. A control circuit (104) assesses performance of an antenna (101) in a plurality of bands, such as a receive band and a transmit band. The control circuit (104) then selects one of the... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130005278 - System and methods for adaptive antenna optimization: A method (600) and devices for enhancing the performance of one or more antennas (440) is provided. A control circuit (104) assesses performance of an antenna (101) in a plurality of bands, such as a receive band and a transmit band. The control circuit (104) can then adjust an adjustable... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130005279 - Semiconductor switch and wireless device: According to one embodiment, a semiconductor switch includes a switch section, a driver, and a power supply. The switch section switches a connection between a common terminal and a plurality of radio-frequency terminals. The driver outputs a control signal to the switch section based on a terminal switching signal. The... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130005280 - Method for constructing a wireless communication device to achieve motion sensing function: A system for sensing motion and performing wireless communication, includes one or more antennas for transmitting and receiving wireless data communication signals and motion detection electromagnetic waves. One or more electrical switches switch among electrical paths activating frequency channel scanning, motion sensing, interference detection, and data communication. A motion sensor... Agent: Hong Kong Applied Science And Technology Research Institute Company Limited
20130005282 - Reducing out-of-band emission: Disclosed is a transmitter for a communication system. The transmitter comprises a sidelobe suppression module configured to apply a suppression matrix to an input vector comprising symbols to be transmitted by the transmitter; a modulation module configured to modulate the precoded vector to a time-domain symbol using a plurality of... Agent: Commonwealth Scientific And Industrial Research Organisation
20130005281 - Rf communications device with inverse function for coupler therein and related methods: A radio frequency (RF) communications device may include a power amplifier, an antenna, a tunable coupler between the power amplifier and the antenna, a processor, and an exciter module coupled between the processor and the power amplifier and generating an RF signal based upon a baseband signal. The processor may... Agent: Harris Corporation, Corporation Of The State Of Delaware
20130005284 - Circuit and method for interference reduction: A radio frequency transmitter comprises an amplifier, an antenna port, an isolator adapted to isolate an output of the amplifier from an interfering signal of the antenna port, a linearization loop and a transmission line comprising a first part (coupling a signal source to an input of the amplifier), a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)
20130005283 - Multi-dimensional volterra series transmitter linearization: A radio transmission system comprising a plurality of Volterra Engine (VE) linearizers; a power amplifier (PA) coupled to the YE linearizers; a feedback circuitry coupled to the VE linearizers and the PA; and at least one adaptive controller coupled to the feedback circuitry, wherein each VE linearizer is coupled to... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005285 - Using out-band information to improve wireless communications: Technologies and implementations for adapting communication settings in wireless devices are generally disclosed.... Agent: Empire Technology Development LLC
20130005286 - Input drive control for switcher regulated power amplifier modules: Various embodiments described herein relate to a power management block and an amplification block used in the transmitter of a communication subsystem. The power management block provides improved control for the gain control signal provided to a pre-amplifier and the supply voltage provided to a power amplifier which are both... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005287 - Communication system, communication apparatus and communication method: A method for a communication device includes determining whether a first radio frequency (RF) signal at a level of at least a first predetermined field threshold is detected. The method also includes generating a second RF signal at a level of at least a second predetermined field threshold greater than... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130005288 - Circuit for impedance matching: A circuit provided for impedance matching includes an input, an output and four impedance elements arranged between them. In this case, two of the impedance elements are connected in series in a main path and form a T configuration with a third component. In addition, a fourth component is connected... Agent: Epcos Ag
20130005289 - System and method for handling strong signals and blockers in the rf front end: An incoming RF signal can be amplified in a RF front end of a RF receiver by conveying the signal through one of a multiple amplification paths. On each path, the gain can be controlled by RF automatic gain control (AGC) circuits. Each amplification path can be designed to handle... Agent: Situne Corporation
20130005293 - Emergency alert initiation via a mobile device: Systems, methods and computer readable media are disclosed for initiating an emergency alert system alert from a mobile device. In addition to the general system, methods and computer readable medium for such initiating of an emergency alert system alert from a mobile device the process may further implement receiving multiple... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20130005292 - Method and device for triggering an emergency call in a vehicle equipped with an airbag: A method and a device for triggering an emergency call in a vehicle equipped with an airbag. The device can be retrofitted in a vehicle equipped with an airbag to provide an emergency system which, in the event of an airbag being triggered, sends an emergency call (Ecall) to a... Agent:
20130005290 - Wireless device, method of operation and computer program: A wireless device has two or more radio systems and SIM channels. At least a part of the first radio system can be shut down to reduce the power consumed by the device. This occurs if the first radio system is unable to obtain suitable service for the first SIM... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130005291 - Wireless device, method of operation and computer program: A wireless device has two or more radio systems and SIM channels. At least a part of the first radio system can be shut down to reduce the power consumed by the device. This occurs if the first radio system is unable to obtain suitable service for the first SIM... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130005295 - Method for mobile device to autonomously report emergency, and recording medium and system thereof: A method of self-calling and emergency reporting using a mobile terminal, and a system thereof, are provided. The method includes: when a particular pattern of a user is inputed to a mobile terminal, and the particular pattern is authentication data previously inputed by the user, changing a mode of the... Agent: S1 Corporation
20130005294 - System and method for reporting and tracking incidents with a mobile device: A novel system and method for enhancing people's personal safety and incident reporting is presented, wherein mobile devices are used to report and/or record both “911” type situations and non-emergency situations. Users of the invention can record, transmit, stream, upload and/or send information from a threatening situation to a dispatcher... Agent: Zap Group LLC
20130005296 - Systems, methods, and apparatus to monitor mobile internet activity: Systems, methods, and apparatus to monitor mobile Internet activity are disclosed. An example method comprises assigning with a processor a first port number of a proxy server to a mobile device, the first port number to be used by the mobile device when accessing a wireless network via a first... Agent:
20130005297 - Method and apparatus for mapping operating parameter in coverage area of wireless network: A method for mapping an operating parameter in a coverage area of a wireless network includes obtaining parameter measurements for an operating parameter associated with mobile stations operating in a select portion of a network coverage area for a wireless network, the network coverage area formed by base stations defining... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.
20130005298 - System, an apparatus, a client device and a method for providing pricing information: The invention relates to a solution for providing pricing information to a client device. The pricing information is delivered from the operator system to the client device by means of a network connection. The pricing information relates to at least one contact information appearing in the client device. The client... Agent: Teliasonera Ab
20130005299 - Verifiable device assisted service usage billing with integrated accounting, mediation accounting, and multi-account: Various embodiments are disclosed for a services policy communication system and method. In some embodiments, a communications device implements a service policy for assisting billing for the communications device use of a service on a network; and monitors use of the service based on the service policy, in which a... Agent: Headwater Partners I LLC,
20130005300 - Device and method for recharging sim card: A method for recharging a first SIM card through a mobile phone using a second SIM card is described. The method includes: receiving identifying information; generating a first short message containing the identifying information; receiving recharging information containing a phone number associated with the second SIM card and charge amount;... Agent: Fu Tai Hua Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130005301 - Authentication for service server in wireless internet and settlement using the same: The present invention is directed to a method of payment using a wireless Internet comprising the step of storing individual identification information provided from a user in an authentication server; authenticating the service server when request of the stored individual identification information is received from the service server, and transmitting... Agent:
20130005304 - Authentication of a user to a telephonic communication device: The invention provides a method, system, and program product for authenticating a user to a telephonic communication device. In one embodiment, the invention includes obtaining a reference sample of an authorized user's voice, storing the reference sample of the authorized user's voice, collecting a sample of the voice of a... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130005302 - Information management system and method for managing identification information: A registration unit associates identification information of a portable terminal device with identification information of a vehicle, which is to be registered and equipped with a communication device. The registration unit registers the identification information. A grant unit grants an authentication key to the portable terminal device having the registered... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130005303 - Terminal and control method thereof: A terminal is provided. the terminal includes: at least one body sensor; at least one wireless communication module; a display unit; a memory for storing a program that processes at least one body signal detected by the at least one body sensor; and a control unit for executing the memory.... Agent:
20130005305 - Aggregating voicemail messages from multiple sources: In one implementation, a computer-implemented method includes identifying, by a computer system, a plurality of voicemail messages that are associated with a particular user and that are from a plurality of voicemail sources; and generating, by the computer system, a plurality of graphical display elements that represent the identified plurality... Agent: Google Inc.
20130005307 - Apparatus and method for processing call and message-related events in a wireless terminal: A character agent function is added to a wireless terminal and an avatar user interface (UI) for generating and processing an event is expressed when an event occurs in the wireless terminal, such that call and message-related events occurring in the wireless terminal can be expressed through the character agent... Agent:
20130005306 - Methods, systems, and products for customized alerts: Methods, systems, and products present a custom alert to a recipient of an incoming data communication. A data message is received that specifies the custom alert associated with the data communication. The customer alert is then visually and/or audibly presented to provide notice of the data communication.... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20130005308 - Notifying roaming subscriber of missed call: In a first node of a home network, such as a GMSC, on receiving a request message (50), requesting call set-up to a called terminal, a message (52) is sent to a second node of the home network, such as an HLR, to obtain an address of a mobile switching... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130005312 - Local intercept methods, such as applications for providing customer assistance for training, information calls and diagnostics: A method of displaying a tutorial to a user of a mobile device is disclosed. In some examples, the mobile device receives an input associated with one or more user functions of the mobile device and launches a locally based application in response to the received input. The locally based... Agent: Nuance Communications, Inc.
20130005309 - Method and system for indicating telephone availability: A telephone system is provided which allows a user to indicate their availability to receive phone calls and allows users to determine which other users are available to receive phone calls. The system allows for connection of phone calls between available parties, thereby eliminating unnecessary missed telephone calls and leaving... Agent:
20130005310 - Mobile terminal and method of measuring bioelectric signals thereof: A mobile terminal and a method of measuring a bioelectric signal thereof are provided. When the mobile terminal enters a call mode, a user's pulse wave data are acquired using a plurality of electrodes provided in a body of the mobile terminal or a body of an earphone.... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130005313 - Service access method and apparatus: A method of selecting a service and inputting information to that service, in which an input device having keys is provided. When a key is pressed and released quickly, the user indicates a desire to enter a symbol on the key in order to enter symbols of an entry string.... Agent:
20130005314 - System and method for automatically drafting a blog entry: There is disclosed a system and method for automatically drafting blog entries. In an embodiment, the method comprises: defining a triggering event for generating a draft blog entry; detecting the triggering event; and upon detection of the triggering event, automatically generating a draft a blog entry in a predetermined format.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005311 - Telecommunication network: A method of communicating a telecommunication request initiated by a subscriber in a telecommunication network. The method according to an embodiment includes: receiving a request for a voice or data communication by a radio access network; and communicating the received request to a network switching subsystem for processing by a... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130005315 - Caller identification for missed calls: Methods and devices are provided for identifying a caller after receiving a missed call from a calling device that is not associated with the caller. An exemplary method involves obtaining an audio message from the caller, recognizing the caller as being a first contact of the called individual by matching... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130005316 - Multiple-termination routing in a wireless network environment with an internet protocol core: Methods for multiple-termination routing in a wireless network environment that includes an Internet Protocol (“IP”) core are described herein. One method includes receiving a call delivery request. The call delivery request includes a called number. The call features associated with the called number are determined. A determination is made whether... Agent:
20130005317 - System and method for redirecting communications for a mobile device: A method and system for automatically triggering call redirecting in response to a mobile device detecting its connection to a host such as a personal computer, is provided. In one embodiment, the mobile device detects connection by sensing application of a charging voltage via a Universal Serial Bus (USB) connection,... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005321 - Mobile wireless communications device with human interface diversity antenna and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a portable handheld housing, and a wireless transceiver carried by the housing. A pair of an antennas are positioned in side-by-side relation preferably in the upper portion of the portable handheld housing. A human interface diversity controller is connected to the wireless transceiver... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005322 - Open development system for access service providers: Various embodiments are disclosed for a services policy communication system and method. In some embodiments, a software developers kit is provided for implementing a verifiable service processor to be stored on a communications device, in which the software developer kit facilitates development of a plurality of service processors for controlling... Agent: Headwater Partners I LLC
20130005318 - Radio equipment device sharing device: In a BRE300, an RF interface for transmitting and receiving an RF signal is used for communication with a MDE 200 and a digital signal interface for transmitting and receiving a digital signal in accordance with CPRI is used for communication with BDE 300. The BRE 300 includes a monitoring... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130005320 - Service processing method and apparatus based on android system: A service processing method and apparatus based on Android system are provided in the embodiments of the present invention. The technical solutions in the embodiments of the present invention enable the Android platform to support more PDPs other than one PDP by creating corresponding PDP based on the service type... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.
20130005319 - Short-range wireless communication apparatus: A short-range wireless communication apparatus is disclosed. The short-range wireless communication apparatus comprises: multiple connection devices and a control device. The connection devices are capable of simultaneously connecting multiple communication interfaces to a communication counterparty apparatus to enable sound data transfer. When the control device determines that, in cases where... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130005323 - Methods and apparatus for providing restrictions on communications of a wireless communication device: Techniques in a wireless device for use in providing restrictions on communications via a cellular network are described. The device receives, from a private network which is external to the cellular network, an IT policy associated with an organization of the private network. The IT policy includes communication restriction information.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005324 - Remote audio: Various embodiments for remote presentation of an interface of a computing device, such as a PC, are described herein. In particular, in various illustrated embodiments, a local device such as a Digital Media Adapter (DMA), mobile device, cellular telephone, etc. may be used to receive input from a remote control,... Agent:
20130005325 - Methods, mobile network node and mobile terminal for reducing the number of unsuccessful service change requests performed by the mobile terminal: A method for reducing the number of unsuccessful service change attempts of a first mobile terminal is presented. The mobile terminal (1, 1a, 1b, 420) is connectable via a mobile network to a further terminal by establishing a call connection for providing a first service or by establishing a call... Agent:
20130005328 - Handling closed subscriber group lists: A core network receives in an uplink message a first list of closed subscriber groups (CSGs) located within one gateway domain to which mobility is possible for a user equipment UE. The core network creates a third list by checking the first list received in the uplink message against a... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20130005327 - Method and apparatus for deriving femto cell timing information: A method for deriving timing information for a femto cell of a wireless communication system comprises a wireless communication unit of the system receiving observed timing data for a femto cell within a macro cell, and observed timing data for the macro cell. Timing difference values between timing offsets for... Agent:
20130005326 - Method and apparatus for determining the identity of a femto cell: A femto cell is located within a macro cell of a wireless communication system. A method of identifying the femto cell comprises: determining at least one timing difference, the at least one timing difference being observed for communications between a wireless communication unit and each of a femto cell and... Agent:
20130005329 - Relay device, relay device control method, and radio communication system: An information receiving unit receives specific information for specifying a radio signal that uses a predetermined type of data transmitted by the mobile station. The radio signal receiving unit receives, on the basis of the specific information, the radio signal transmitted by the mobile station. A measuring unit measures reception... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130005330 - Method and system for determining reason for too late handover to home enb: The present disclosure provides a method for determining a reason for too late handover to a Home eNB (HeNB), and the method includes that: after completing the re-establishment link of Radio. Resource Control (RRC) with User Equipment (UE), the HeNB confirms that a Radio Link Failure (RLF) event occurs when... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130005331 - Integrated network based e-commerce and analysis systems and methods: Systems and method are provided for forming an integrated communication network. The network includes a plurality of locally distributed integrated communications modules (ICMs) which are placed at predetermined positions. The ICMs monitor a plurality of roaming communication devices that communicate using both the cellular communication network and the internet. Further,... Agent:
20130005332 - Methods and apparatus for multiple data packet connections: A network can handle access attempts by a mix of user equipments (UEs) that do and do not support multiple packet data network connections and do and do not support Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) and access attempts from networks that do and do not support multiple PDN connections. A... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130005333 - Power saving method and related communication device: A power saving method for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The power saving method comprises obtaining a first parameter according to a first signal transmitted between the mobile device and a first network; estimating a first power consumption of the mobile device in the first... Agent:
20130005334 - Implementing method and system for terminal communications, and implementing method for terminal location update: An implementing method and system for terminal communication are disclosed, the method includes: a first visitor location register judging, according to an identifier of a first terminal which initiates a communication, whether the first terminal has registered first real name system information in a network, wherein, the first visitor location... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130005335 - Mobile communication devices and location registration methods: A mobile communication device with a wireless module and a controller module is provided. The wireless module performs wireless transceiving to and from a first service network. The controller module transmits a location update request message to a first cellular station of the first service network via the wireless module,... Agent: Acer Incorporated
20130005337 - Methods and apparatus to perform time zone determination by a mobile station: This application pertains to methods and apparatus to perform time zone determination by a mobile station. One example method for use in a device includes transmitting a messaging service message to a server via a communication network, the messaging service message to be used to determine a time zone for... Agent:
20130005336 - Passenger mobile station registration with a vehicle communications system using passenger information: A method for registering a mobile station of a passenger may include receiving a request to register the mobile station of the passenger with a passenger communications system on board a vehicle. The method may also include validating a personal or passenger identification number (PIN) for registration with the passenger... Agent:
20130005338 - Service status display on a handheld communication device: A method, device and system for indicating availability of services to a communication device is provided. The method comprises: receiving a service indication of availability of a communication service from a first communications network and a second communications network via a non-traffic channel of each of the first and the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005340 - Handover between different closed subscriber groups: A core network (MME or RNC for example) receives in an uplink message a first list of closed subscriber group (CSG) identities for cells which are neighbors to a network access node. The core network creates a third list by checking the first list received in the uplink message against... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20130005339 - Mobile communication method, mobile station, and radio base station: Provided is a mobile communication method according to the present invention, including a step of transmitting, by a mobile station UE that is in communication in a cell #A of a first frequency f1, “proximity indication” including the PCI of a CSG cell #1 to a radio base station eNB#A... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130005341 - Method and apparatus for scanning for a wireless communication network: A method and apparatus for performing the method are provided. The method includes operating a mobile device in a first network while a timer of the mobile device is running to prevent the mobile device from scanning for a second network. The method also includes determining a distance that the... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130005343 - Method and system for transmitting/receiving neighbor base-station: A method and system for transmitting/receiving a neighbor base-station information message in a broadband wireless access system. A method includes receiving, by the mobile station, a neighbor BS information message; determining whether or not an operator ID field related to a first neighbor BS is included in the neighbor BS... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130005342 - Method for transmitting short messages in a broadband wireless access system: The present invention relates to a method enabling a base station and a terminal to reliably transmit short messages in a broadband wireless access system. According to one embodiment of the present invention, the method wherein a terminal receives a short message service (SMS) in a broadband wireless access system... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130005344 - User equipment, radio base station and methods therein for determining mobility trigger: A method in a user equipment for enabling a cell change of a connection of the user equipment from a first cell serving the user equipment to a second cell in a radio communications network includes obtaining a first cell size of the first cell and obtaining a second cell... Agent: Telefonadtiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130005345 - Femtocell radio base station, communication control method, and recording medium: A femtocell radio base station, which radio-communicates with one or more communication terminal units, includes a plurality of terminals that receive power from a power supply unit when connected to the power supply unit respectively; a measurement unit that measures total power supplied from one or more connection terminals connected... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130005346 - Mms system to support message based applications: Sending apparatus, receiving apparatus, sending method, receiving method and sending and receiving system for supporting application based MMS. The body of an incremental MMS includes a dynamic data section of MMS, a static data indicator associated with the MMS, and a link tag between indicated static data and the dynamic... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130005355 - Assistance data management: It is disclosed to keep a track of quality information of at least one assistance data, the track of quality information being associated with a current version and at least one previous version of the at least one assistance data, and to determine whether to provide assistance data information associated... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130005347 - Distributed positioning mechanism for wireless communication devices: A wireless communication device can determine its position in accordance with a distributed positioning mechanism to minimize bandwidth and power consumption at the wireless communication device. The wireless communication device can detect positioning control messages exchanged between independent pairs of access points in a wireless communication network. The wireless communication... Agent: Qualcomm Atheros, Inc.
20130005352 - Location verification for mobile devices: Methods are provided for verifying whether a mobile device is at a site. An exemplary method involves obtaining a location of the mobile device from the mobile device and obtaining a captured value for a machine-readable code from one of the mobile device and the site, the machine-readable code being... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130005348 - Method and apparatus for geo-locating mobile station: A method for estimating a geographic location of a mobile station within a coverage area of a wireless network includes: determining a radial distance of the mobile station from a serving base station based on a round trip measurement and calculating an angular position of the mobile station in relation... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.
20130005349 - Method and apparatus for geo-locating mobile station: A method for estimating a geographic location of a mobile station includes calculating an angular position of a mobile station to a base station based on first and second signal strength measurements and an angular position reference for the base station, the signal strength measurements from the mobile station for... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.
20130005351 - Method and system for broadcasting the location of a device: The method includes sending geolocation data of the device to a server, receiving, by the device from the server, a list of venues whose boundaries contain the geolocation data, selecting, on the device, a plurality of venues selected from the list, and sending the plurality of venues to a communication... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.
20130005357 - Mobile terminal and control method for mobile terminal: A positioning portion does not identify a position of a mobile terminal in a case in which a stationary continuation determiner determines that the mobile terminal has continued to be stationary during a period, the positioning portion identifies the position of the mobile terminal in a case in which the... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20130005350 - Optimizing network access: A network access optimization strategy where mobile device may be directed to access particular networks depending on operation requirements and characteristic. The optimization strategy may rely on a traveling speed of the mobile to device to broadly prioritize a network type suitable for the given traveling speed.... Agent: Cable Television Laboratories, Inc.
20130005353 - Radio based location power profiles: Methods and systems of managing radio based power may include a mobile platform having a plurality of radios and logic to detect changes in location for the mobile platform. The logic may also deactivate at least one of the plurality of radios in response to the changes in location. The... Agent:
20130005356 - Radio communication system, radio terminal, radio network, radio communication method and program: A radio terminal, which is operative to perform a measurement on the basis of a measurement condition designated by a radio network and to report the result of the measurement, comprises: a position-determination precision calculating means for calculating a position-determination precision of the radio terminal; a required position-determination precision holding... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130005354 - Recognition system: According to various embodiments, a first electronic device may be configured to communicate wirelessly with a second electronic device. If the devices become separated, then various steps may be taken to avoid or to mitigate the loss of one of the devices.... Agent:
20130005358 - Estimating a subscriber location: Estimating a location of a subscriber, including receiving a request for the location, identifying a serving base station of the subscriber, receiving a downlink frame from the serving base station, obtaining a time delay of a signal transmitted between the subscriber and the serving base station, the obtaining including estimating... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20130005362 - Ad hoc formation and tracking of location-sharing groups: Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for forming and tracking a location-sharing group are disclosed. The location-sharing group can be performed ad hoc without the assistance of a central server. A geofence can be defined that encloses the current locations of the participating devices in the location-sharing group. The geographic location... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130005359 - Advertising method and apparatus in a communications system: In a method for providing a content service to a recipient (20) in communications, a service center (14) receives information on a recipient identification and on service terminals (16) assigned, in a sender device (38), for the content. The service center (14) uploads the content to the assigned service terminals... Agent: Itumba
20130005361 - Geographic location notification based on identity linking: A user maintains notification setting information having temporal periods capable of controlling, at least in part, the dissemination of information describing the on-line presence of the user within an instant messaging system or the geographic location of one or more mobile communications devices used by the user. The user may... Agent:
20130005363 - Predictive notification system for emergency services: A predictive notification system identifies certain mobile devices in a wireless telecommunications network that are likely to be within a predetermined geographical area of interest during a predetermined period of time. The identified location/time pair may be one that is associated with or affected by a particular event (e.g., emergency,... Agent:
20130005360 - System and method for automated location-based widgets: Systems and methods relating to location-based applications, such as widgets, are disclosed. In general, in one embodiment, a mobile device obtains a list of applications associated with a current or anticipated location of the mobile device from a centralized or distributed application service. One or more desired applications to be... Agent: Waldecktechnology, LLC
20130005364 - Apparatus, and associated method, for paging a mobile station: An apparatus, and an associated methodology, for facilitating paging of a mobile station pursuant to a two-step paging procedure. A unique identifier of the mobile station that is to be paged is hashed into a first group of hashed values and at least a second group of hashed values. The... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005366 - Asynchronous messaging tags: A method includes receiving a message from a user device, determining whether the message includes a tag, identifying at least one interaction the user device performed with an application responsive to determining that the message includes the tag, calculating a difference between a time the message was received and a... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130005365 - Data session synchronization with phone numbers: A method for administering a communication session includes initiating a session between a server and a user device, the user device associated with a user phone number, associating the user phone number and a first session state phone number with a state of the session, and sending a first message... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130005368 - Method for handling an electronic request with the aid of an intermediary entity: A method for handling an electronic request between two entities with the aid of an intermediary entity as well as uses of the method are disclosed. A first entity sends a request intended for a second entity via an open, first communication network such as the Internet to an intermediary... Agent: Halter's Chop Chop
20130005367 - System and method for conducting a search using a wireless mobile device: A method and system are provided by which a wireless mobile device takes a vocally entered query and transmits it in a text message format over a wireless network to a search engine; receives search results based on the query from the search engine over the wireless network; and displays... Agent: Voice Signal Technologies, Inc.
20130005370 - System and method for enabling instant messages to be exchanged between mobile devices: A system and method are provided for enabling instant messages to be exchanged between mobile devices, in particular where a mobile device has access to information pertaining to another mobile device. The system enables an instant messaging application to communicate directly with the other mobile device, without requiring an initial... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005371 - Voice notification to the destination of a text message that is engaged in a voice call: Systems and methods are disclosed that provide a voice notification to an end user while the end user is on an active voice call, where the voice notification includes information on a text message that was received. A system in one embodiment includes a message delivery system that receives a... Agent: Alcatel Lucent
20130005369 - Wireless communications device user interface: A user interface for wireless communications device includes a component to compose a destination for an outgoing communication generated by the device. The component provides alternative composition means comprising a prompt for receiving the destination from a user and a list of candidate destinations from which the user may select... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005372 - Integral thermoelectric generator for wireless devices: Electrical power is produced by a first process component, a first heat pipe formed in part by a first cavity within the first process component, and a thermoelectric generator assembly. The thermoelectric generator assembly is thermally coupled on one side to a heat sink and on the other side to... Agent: Rosemount Inc.
20130005373 - Communication test device and communication test method: A communication test device can assist in identifying a cause of a change in throughput of a mobile communication terminal. The communication test device accumulates (a) trace data on a specific unit of data complying with a designated communication standard, and (b) throughput data on throughput of the specific unit... Agent: Anritsu Corporation
20130005377 - Method and apparatus for device-to-device communication setup: Disclosed are methods and apparatus for setting up cellular controlled device-to-device communications. A method can comprise sending, from a first device to a radio network node, a request to initiate device-to-device communication with a second device, the request comprising an identification of the second device and a first indicator indicating... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130005376 - Method and apparatus for interference mitigation in wireless systems: A method is disclosed to eliminate inter-cluster interference of user equipment located at the edge of a cluster of cells. The method operates by employing fractional frequency reuse (FFR) principles on clusters or combinations of cells in a wireless neighborhood, in which base stations in the cells coordinate their operations... Agent: Intel Corporation
20130005374 - Method and apparatus for providing spectrum reservation: An approach is provided for providing spectrum reservation in cognitive radio information sharing. A cognitive radio spectrum reservation platform determines information regarding at least one predicted location of at least one device. The cognitive radio spectrum reservation platform also processes and/or facilitates a processing of the information to generate a... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130005379 - Radio communication system, high power base station, low power base station, and radio communication method: A wireless communication system (1) comprises: a low-power base station (100); a wireless terminal (300) which is connected to the low-power base station (100); a high-power base station (200) having a greater transmission output than the low-power base station (100); and wireless terminals (400, 401) which are connected to the... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130005375 - System and method for implementing coordinated resource allocations: A method for implementing coordinated resource allocations includes establishing one or more wireless connections using a first channel with one or more endpoints via at least one remote transceiver. The method further includes determining a schedule that assigns a first number of resource blocks to each endpoint of the one... Agent: Fujitsu Limted
20130005378 - Wireless communication system, communication control method, and base station: A wireless communication system includes a first base station and a second base station that respectively communicate with a mobile station by using a wireless resource. The first base station includes a resource control unit that controls allocation of the wireless resource to the second base station. The second base... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130005380 - Setting apparatus, communication system, base station, and program: This invention is directed to provision of a technique for dynamically performing a priority band establishment that can achieve the suppression of interference between adjacent cells. This invention is characterized in that: a base-point resource block, which serves as a base point in establishing a priority resource block to be... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130005387 - Communication node and network node: Disclosed is a technique to enable a communication node to acquire predetermined newer information (e.g., configuration information) held by another communication node while minimizing power consumption by communication nodes. According to the technique, when receiving a request for configuration information from a new MTC device 100, a MME 220 checks... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130005382 - Method and apparatus for controlling channel quality reporting modes used by wireless communication network users: According to this disclosure, a base station or other controlling node within a wireless communication network determines which channel state information reporting mode should be used by individual users among a plurality of active users being supported by the network. In particular, the determination is made as to whether or... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20130005384 - Mobile communication terminal test device and mobile communication terminal test method: To provide a mobile communication terminal test device and a mobile communication terminal test method capable of enabling a tester to intuitively know a set transmission power variation. A mobile communication terminal test device 1 includes: a pseudo base station device 10 that transmits and receives a signal to and... Agent: Anritsu Corporation
20130005385 - Re-selecting network parameters in a cellular wireless network: A value of a parameter which affects network performance or operation of a cell in a wireless network is re-selected by: storing an indicator, representing the performance and/or operation of the network, and a criterion to be met by the indicator when the value of the parameter has been re-selected;... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130005383 - System and method for establishing a communication session between context aware portable communication devices: A system and method for establishing a communication session between at least two parties that are located in a common context (e.g., location) without sufficient knowledge to establish a communication session in a conventional manner. In one embodiment, a request to establish a communication session between two devices is received... Agent: Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Ab
20130005381 - Terminal mobility state detection: There are provided measures for terminal mobility state detection. Such measures may exemplarily include acquiring a statistical metric of measurements of a signal strength of a terminal with unknown speed over a predetermined time period, comparing the acquired statistical metric with mobility patterns stored in a database, each of said... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130005386 - Wi-fi based geo-location connectivity: A wireless device capable of matching a user with content based on the user's proximity to other users, by searching for a match between profiles of wireless devices within a wireless coverage area. Wireless devices broadcast profiles within a wireless coverage area. Other wireless devices within the wireless coverage area... Agent:
20130005388 - Wireless communication system, femtocell base station and transmission power control method: A wireless terminal transmits a result of measuring received power of a downlink wireless signal from a femtocell base station to a macrocell base station. The macrocell base station transmits an interference control request including identification information of the wireless terminal to a femtocell base station group of which received... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130005389 - Method for managing a p2p network based on cellular communications: The invention relates to a method for managing a P2P network (100) wherein a peer (1041) requiring a transmission of resources from at least one providing peer (1042) has to select said providing peer (1042) among a list (118) of peers (1042, 1045, 122) hosting said resources, characterized in that,... Agent:
20130005390 - Radio base station and method of adjusting radio parameter: A radio base station controls an antenna by adjusting a radio parameter value of the radio base station, and notifies another radio base station of the adjustment of the radio parameter value. The radio base station receives information from the other radio base station. The information relates to an influence... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130005391 - Methods for intelligent network selection: A method for intelligent network selection includes collecting, by a subscriber unit or an infrastructure device network state condition information for a plurality of networks when the subscriber unit is currently attached to a first access network. Upon detection of a trigger, the subscriber unit or the infrastructure device selects... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20130005392 - Mobile apparatus with radio frequency architecture supporting simultaneous data and voice communications: Mobile apparatus with radio frequency architecture supporting simultaneous data and voice communications, in an embodiment, includes first and second antennas, a tranceiver unit, first and second radio frequency (RF) front-end units. The tranceiver unit has a plurality of first, second, and third RF terminals. The first RF front-end unit is... Agent: Htc Corporation
20130005393 - Sensitivity testing method and device and inspection apparatus for a gsm communication terminal: The present disclosure relates to the technical field of mobile terminal production, and discloses a sensitivity testing method, a sensitivity testing device and an inspection apparatus for a GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications) communication terminal. The sensitivity testing method comprises: acquiring an RX Quality; determining whether the RX Quality... Agent: Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.
20130005397 - Access stratum manager: A multi-mode mobile communication device includes a processing device, a memory sub-system, a communication sub-system operable to communicate with wireless access networks, and a protocol stack stored in the memory sub-system and executed by the processing device. The protocol stack includes a first access stratum, a second access stratum, a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005395 - Processor arrangement for multi-mode wireless device: A multi mode wireless device can communicate with cellular and non-cellular networks. The device has first and second processors in communication with each other. In one arrangement, the first processor provides control processing for physical layer 1 processing for both the cellular and the non-cellular radio communications in parallel, and... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130005396 - Processor arrangment for multi mode wireless device: A multi mode wireless device can communicate with cellular and non-cellular networks. The device has first and second processors in communication with each other. In one arrangement, the first processor provides control processing for physical layer 1 processing for both the cellular and the non-cellular radio communications in parallel, and... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130005394 - Wireless device, method of operation and computer program: A wireless device has at least a first radio system for a first SIM channel and a second radio system for a second SIM channel. A processing system is arranged to determine whether a first of the first and second radio systems is capable of providing service for both of... Agent: Renesas Mobile Corporation
20130005398 - Mobile wireless communications device with selective load switching for antennas and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a plurality of antennas, a plurality of wireless transceivers, and signal processing circuitry. The device may further include a controller for selectively switching the signal processing circuitry to a desired one of the wireless transceivers, and for selectively switching a desired one of... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005399 - Wireless telecommunication device and uses thereof: A wireless telecommunication device including a foreground unit, and a background unit that is physically separated from the foreground unit and in local communication with the foreground unit. The foreground unit is provided to support incoming calls independently of the background unit. Furthermore, the foreground unit and the background unit... Agent:
20130005400 - Integrated personal digital assistant device: An integrated device provides functionality of both a PDA and cellular telephone. Features include a power button offering control of both the computing and telephony functions of the device; a lid that turns the device on and off and controls additional telephony functions; a jog rocker that activates the device... Agent: Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.
20130005401 - Ergonomic handle for smartphone video recording: The present invention provides an ergonomically designed smartphone handle mount device that attaches and secures itself to a smartphone to facilitate operation of video recording. The device includes a grippable handle portion, mount structure for securing a smartphone, controls for controlling recording and/or zooming, and an electronic connection interface for... Agent: The University Of Utah
20130005402 - Method for accessing at least one service and corresponding system: e
20130005403 - Radio communication system, radio communication method, base station device and terminal device: A base station broadcasts a message saying that transmittable ranging codes are limited by antenna IDs to limit antennas and the ranging codes to be searched, thereby reducing a processing load of the search. In a cellular radio communication system in which a base station device is connected to plural... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.
20130005404 - Devices having an auxiliary electronic paper display for displaying optically scannable indica: A portable electronic device includes a housing, a first display operably coupled to the housing, and a second display comprising an electronic paper display operably coupled to the housing. A processor is operably coupled to the first display and to the second electronic paper display. A wireless receiver is coupled... Agent: Hand Held Products, Inc.
20130005406 - Mobile electronic device, display control method and storage medium storing display control program: According to an aspect, a mobile electronic device includes a display unit and a control unit. The display unit has a display area for displaying a plurality of objects. The control unit is configured to display the objects in a first arrangement in the display area, move the objects displayed... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130005405 - System and method for controlling mobile communication devices: A system and method are provided for controlling a mobile device. The method includes, during use of the mobile device, interpreting at least one item, the at least one item corresponding to data or events detectable on the mobile device. At least action may then be determined, which are associated... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005407 - Headset with foldable microphone arm: A headset (1; 101; 102) comprising a housing (2; 102; 103) and a microphone arm (3; 103; 203). The microphone arm (3; 103; 203) is connected to a hinge member (4; 104; 204), which is pivotally connected to the housing (2; 102; 103) such that the microphone arm (3; 103;... Agent: Gn Netcom A/s
20130005408 - Cellular phone: Cellular phones include a power reception resonance coil arranged inside a first outer surface side of a housing, a power extracting unit for extracting power of an induction current of the power reception resonance coil, a magnetic core that has one end arranged inside the first outer surface side and... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130005409 - Electronic device: An electronic device that can suppress galvanic corrosion from occurring on a metal constituent member and a metal screw member is provided. The electronic device according to the present invention includes a first constituent member in which a first screw hole is provided, a second constituent member through which a... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130005410 - Portable device: A portable device according to the present invention includes a first unit including a guide member extending in a sliding direction, and a second unit including a sliding member that slides in a groove of the guide member. The first unit includes a protruding section in a second unit side,... Agent:
20130005411 - Sliding-type mobile electronic device: A sliding-type mobile electronic device that can be easily assembled and can reduce restrictions of circuit design is provided. The sliding-type mobile electronic device according to the present invention includes a first cabinet 1 in which a circuit board is incorporated, a second cabinet 2 that is slidably connected to... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130005412 - Electronic instrument attached to a hand: The inventive concept is directed to a system for attaching an electronic instrument to the inside of a hand. The system includes a fixed plate removably attached to an electronic instrument. The system further consists of a fixed plate attached to the cell phone and a rotational plate attached to... Agent:
20130005413 - Mobile wireless communications device with proximity based transmitted power control and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a portable housing, at least one antenna carried by the portable housing, and at least one capacitive proximity sensor carried by the portable housing and configured to sense proximity of a human user adjacent thereto. The mobile wireless communications device may also include... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130005414 - Multi-purpose intelligent cradle for a vehicle: The present invention provides a mobile device cradle for a vehicle. The cradle may include docking members for receiving a mobile device of a driver of the vehicle. The cradle may also include a face recognition means for periodically capturing a face of the driver, environmental conditions, and traffic conditions.... Agent:Previous industry: Ventilation
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