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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. 09/04/2014 > 94 patent applications in 49 patent subcategories.
20140248835 - Distributed wireless transmission and reception system, and expanded wireless network: The present invention relates to a distributed transmission and reception system, and an expanded wireless network. The distributed transmission and reception system according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises a distributed transmission system, a distributed reception system, and a distributed relay system. A source signal of a source... Agent:
20140248836 - Communication device and feeder device: A communication device includes a sensor, an antenna, and a notification component. The sensor is configured to detect magnetic field strength. The antenna is configured to generate a magnetic field. The antenna is further configured to communicate with a wireless device that is configured to generate a magnetic field during... Agent: Funai Electric Co., Ltd.
20140248837 - Isolation tuners for directional couplers: A device according to one embodiment includes a variable-capacitor-tuned isolation tuning circuit having a directional coupler having an input port, an output port, an isolation port, and a coupling port. The variable-capacitor-tuned isolation tuning circuit also has and a tunable capacitor coupled in shunt to the coupling port of the... Agent: Applied Wireless Identifications Group, Inc.
20140248838 - Method and system for the configuration of a mobile station baseband circuit for an acoustic accessory: A method and system for the configuration of a mobile station baseband circuit for an acoustic accessory having an identifier, the method comprising the steps of: determining whether the mobile device recognizes the identifier of the acoustic device; and configuring the baseband circuit with a DSP filter response and CODEC... Agent: Blackberry Limited
20140248839 - Electronic communication system that mimics natural range and orientation dependence: A method of facilitating communications between a group of people, first by equipping each one of the group of people a microphone, positioned to receive voice sounds from the users, and a right earphone and a left earphone. An estimate is formed of the relative position between each two people... Agent:
20140248840 - Adaptive filtering of cell measurements: A method for adaptive filtering of cell measurements is provided. The method can include a wireless communication device determining based on instantaneous measurement samples of a cell captured over a measurement period that a fading condition of the cell exceeds a threshold. The method can further include the wireless communication... Agent: Apple Inc.
20140248842 - Method of performing a minimization of drive test (mdt) for specific area in wireless communication system: Disclosed is a wireless communication system and terminal for providing a wireless communication service, and more particularly, a method of effectively perform an operation of MDT (Minimization Driving Test) for a specific area or a specific cell in an Evolved Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (E-UMTS) evolved from a UMTS, Long... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20140248841 - System, method, and circuit for distance measurement between two nodes of a radio network: A system and method for distance measurement between two nodes of a radio network is provided. A first unmodulated carrier signal is transmitted by the first node and received by the second node. A second unmodulated carrier signal is transmitted by the second node and received by the first node.... Agent:
20140248843 - Apparatus and method for use with antenna array: Embodiments of the present invention provide an apparatus (200) for feeding an antenna array (207) comprising at least first and second antenna elements (2071, 2072). The apparatus comprises a first transmitting element (2011) configured to receive a first base band signal (202-i) and to feed a first feed signal (2041)... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140248844 - Transmit circuit, method for adjusting a bias of a power amplifier and method for adapting the provision of a bias information: A transmit circuit includes an envelope tracker configured to determine an envelope of a transmit signal and provide bias information based on the determined envelope of the transmit signal. The transmit circuit further includes a power amplifier configured to generate an RF output signal based on the transmit signal, a... Agent:
20140248845 - Antenna received signal strength measurementment system with interference reduction not affecting antenna pattern: A system and method of manufacturing the same adapted for use with an electromagnetic receiver or transceiver system comprising at least one antenna, wherein the electromagnetic receiver or transceiver system is adapted to measure signal levels for in situ antenna pattern or link budget measurements using at least one signal... Agent:
20140248846 - Terrestrial broadcast wave reception-use antenna device and component of same: Provided is a terrestrial broadcast wave reception-use antenna device having performance that is equivalent to or better than that of a conventional device in frequency bands at or below an FM band even if an antenna element length is shortened to approximately 55 [mm]. An amplifier (12-A) is configured so... Agent:
20140248847 - Receiver and a method for mobile communications: In a method and a mobile communications receiver for processing signals from a first cell and a second cell a timing of the signal from the first cell and the second cell is obtained. A timing difference (δ) between the timings of signals from the first and the second cell... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140248849 - Emergency and non-emergency telecommunications notification system: Methods and systems for providing electronic notifications are described. A server is configured to serve an interface, such as a Web page, to a terminal that requests from a user a first set of user contacts to be used to provide notifications to the user by a telephonic notification system... Agent: Everbridge, Inc.
20140248850 - Methods and apparatus for limiting communication capabilities in mobile communication devices: A computer-readable medium having computer-readable instructions stored on the computer-readable medium for execution of the computer-readable instructions by a processor to use in a mobile device having a visual display is provided. The instructions comprise monitoring an operating temperature at the device and, when the monitored operating temperature is greater... Agent: Blackberry Limited
20140248848 - Systems and methods for emergency call route failover: A system and method for performing an emergency call route failover between an Emergency Call Session Control Function (E-CSCF) and multi-homed remote end-point functions such as Border Gateway Control Function (BGCF)/Media Gateway Control Function (MGCF) or Interconnection Border Control Function (IBCF) in an Internet Protocol Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) uses Session... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.
20140248851 - Providing network access: A wireless service provider identifies a mobile computing device capable of short-range wireless communication and in an agreement to receive service from a cellular network. The wireless service provider provides, to the mobile computing device, terms for a third party computing device to accept in order to gain access to... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20140248852 - Mobile device and service management: A wireless end-user device, comprising one or more modems enabling the wireless end-user device to communicate with a network system over a wireless access network, a touch-screen user interface, and one or more processors configured to execute one or more instructions that, when executed by the one or more processors,... Agent: Headwater Partners I LLC
20140248853 - System and method for smart card based hardware root of trust on mobile platforms using near field communications: The exemplary embodiments described herein relate to systems and methods for identifying and authenticating a mobile platform. One embodiment relates to a method comprising receiving, by a mobile platform, a digital certificate from an integrated circuit card (“ICC”) via close-proximity radio communication, verifying the digital certificate with a digital signature... Agent: Wind River Systems, Inc.
20140248854 - Wireless network authentication apparatus and methods: Apparatus and methods for authenticating and granting a client device (e.g., cellular telephone) access to a network. In one embodiment, a network service provider such as a cellular telephone company may distribute user access (e.g., Universal Subscriber Identity Module or “USIM”) credentials to a service manager via a USIM vendor.... Agent: Apple Inc.
20140248856 - Method and apparatus for managing communication inquiries: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a processor that can determine a standard inquiry message from an inquiry command captured at a first communication device of a first user. The standard inquiry message can have an importance rating based on an urgency of... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140248855 - Method of sending and receiving mail using international mobile subscriber identity: A method of providing an email service for any International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI). The method can be performed using mobile phones, tablets and personal computer systems.... Agent:
20140248857 - Mms message editing method and device: A Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) message editing method is disclosed, which includes that: the content of an MMS message is edited in an MMS message preview state; the information of an operation on the content of the MMS message in the preview state is converted into an operation of modifying... Agent: Zte Corporation
20140248858 - Content specific ring tones for clinician alerts: A system for alterting heathcare practitioners (20) includes a plurality of receiving devices (10), and a sending station (30). Each of the plurality of receiving device is associated with a corresponding healthcare practitioner. The receiving device (10) includes a user alerting device (120), a receiver (110), and circuitry (160). The... Agent:
20140248859 - Voice-messaging with attachments: A network method for using a network telephone voice-mail service, by which a caller may leave a voice-message that includes the identification of an attachment, which may include, as examples only, audio, video, text, programs, spreadsheets and graphic attachments. A video, text, spreadsheet or graphic attachment may be converted to... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property Ii, L.p.
20140248861 - Flexible telematics system and method for providing telematics to a vehicle: A system for providing telematics to a vehicle is provided. The system includes an integrated communication device of the vehicle having a memory holding a list uniquely identifying at least one mobile communication device. The system includes a telematics component that is communicatively connected to the integrated communication device of... Agent: Sirius Xm Connected Vehicle Services Inc.
20140248860 - Provisioning automotive sim cards without removal from vehicle: A system and method are provided for re-provisioning a telematics unit of a telematics-equipped vehicle for wireless services. The re-provisioning process includes: connecting a computing device to an on-board diagnostics interface of the telematics-equipped vehicle; accessing a subscriber identification card of the telematics unit via the on-board diagnostics interface; requesting... Agent: General Motors LLC
20140248864 - Method and apparatus for providing safety services relating to mobile devices: An approach for providing feature configuration management is described. A service controller platform, monitors at least one environmental parameter of a mobile device; determines an event according to a threshold, the event being based on at least a change in the at least one environmental parameter; determines a feature configuration... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20140248863 - Method of determining user intent to use services based on proximity: A method for accessing functionality of a mobile electronic device through a vehicle system onboard a motor vehicle. The method includes making functionality of the mobile electronic device accessible through the vehicle system based on where a sensor that the mobile electronic device is paired with is physically located about... Agent: Denso International America, Inc.
20140248862 - Methods to enable efficient use of multiple radio access technologies: A device and method are provided for concurrently using a plurality of radio access technologies (RATs) to support a wireless-enabled communications session. A set of data is processed at a client node to identify a subset of priority data. The set of data and the subset of priority data are... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20140248865 - Mobile device management: Aspects of the present disclosure correspond to the utilization of criteria for distinguishing between temporary changes to mobile communication device movement state in determining whether a mobile communication device context has changed. A mobile communication device can be configured to manage one or more aspects of functionality of the mobile... Agent: Aegis Mobility, Inc.
20140248866 - Wireless communication device, wireless communication system, wireless communication method, and program: There is provided a wireless communication device including a control-message creation/transmission-instruction unit which sends notification information via a wireless communication network and also sends response information in the case of receiving notification information sent from another device, a reception/interpretation processing unit which receives, from another device which has received the... Agent: Sony Corporation
20140248867 - System for programming a lock comprising contactless nfc communication means: The invention relates to a system including a lock (10) provided with electronic NFC transceiver circuits and electric circuits for controlling mechanical locking/unlocking members, and a portable telephone (16) provided with circuits for NFC mode of operation. The telephone comprises means for initializing the lock, said means including means for:... Agent: Assa Abloy Ab
20140248868 - Method of anonymously reporting minimization of drive test measurements: The present invention provides a method of anonymously reporting minimization of drive test (MDT) measurements. According to the method, a mobility management entity (MME) obtains MDT data anonymity configuration which indicates whether MDT measurements are to be reported anonymously at a type allocation code (TAC) level; sends a TAC of... Agent: Samsung Electronics, Co., Ltd.
20140248869 - Hss fault recovery for non-3gpp access: A method for restoring faulty subscriber-related data in an Evolved Packet System (EPS) network including a Home Subscriber Server (HSS) and a 3GPP AAA server, be characterized by comprising the following steps performed at the 3GPP AAA server: receiving an indicator from the HSS, the indicator identifying one or more... Agent: Telefonaktieboalaget L M Ericcson (publ)
20140248870 - Mobile devices with femto cell functionality: Aspects describe communications environments in which femtocell capability is provided to devices within the communications network. A non-femto enabled device and/or a femto enabled device can communicate with a femto enabled device in the same geographical area for femto-enabled peer-to-peer communication. Two non-femto enabled devices can be provided femto functionality... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140248871 - Technique for preparing a roaming operation of a user equipment: Proposed is a technique for preparing a roaming operation of a User Equipment (UE) between a home network and at least one visited network. A method aspect being performed in a roaming control entity comprises receiving at least one message related to the roaming operation, determining if a roaming attempt... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140248872 - Method for judgment and residency of multi-card mobile terminal service provider: Methods for determination and residency of service provider of a multi-card mobile terminal are provided. A method for the residency of the multi-card mobile terminal comprises: when some or all cards belong to the same service provider, said cards will reside in the same cell. Some embodiments of the present... Agent:
20140248874 - Methods and apparatus for radio resource control: Improved systems and techniques for controlling access to network resources. A base station broadcasts extended access barring (EAB) and access class barring (ACB) information. Upon a determination by a user equipment that the user equipment requires service from the base station, the user equipment determines its EAB category and call... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20140248873 - Sensor, a mobile user terminal and a method of a sensor sensing a mobile user terminal: A method is provided of a sensor sensing a mobile user terminal for cellular radio telecommunications, the user terminal being associated with any one of a plurality of networks, each network having a distinct carrier frequency band for radio signals. The method comprises: broadcasting a common signal at each of... Agent: Alcatel Lucent
20140248875 - Reminders based on device presence: An architecture can facilitate and/or transmit reminders based upon device presence techniques in connection with a wireless communications network. For example, when certain mobile devices register with a particular network entity (e.g., a femtocell) that services a particular target location (e.g., place of residence), then such registration can be leveraged... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20140248881 - Apparatus and method for x2 interface setup and cell switching in mobile communication system: A method and an apparatus for setting up an X2 interface setup are provided. The method includes transmitting, by a first Base Station (BS), an X2 interface setup request to a second BS, wherein the X2 interface setup request comprises an access mode of a Closed Subscriber Group (CSG) supported... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140248878 - Autonomous cell reselection by a user equipment: User equipment and method of notifying a wireless communication network of impending autonomous cell reselection from a serving cell to a second cell. The user equipment comprises: monitoring logic, determining logic and notification logic. The monitoring logic is operable to monitor signals received from said serving cell and said second... Agent: Alcatel Lucent
20140248884 - Base station, communication system, and method and program for controlling base station: In order to prevent disconnection of mobile stations from the handover-destination base station and to share the load between base stations, a first base station forming a communication system receives, from each of one or more mobile stations camping on the first base station, downlink radio quality from a second... Agent: Nec Corporation
20140248876 - Gsm base station identity code (bsic) method for irat cell reselection to conserve ue battery power: A measurement reporting method reduces battery waste. A UE receives a list of GSM neighbor cells and measures the signal strength of each of the GSM cells in the list. The UE performs base station identity code (BSIC) confirm/reconfirm procedures only for the cells having a signal strength above a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140248880 - Gsm rescue handover utilizing adaptive multirate half-rate: Call handover in a cellular telecommunication system is improved by adjusting a rate-based parameter, such as that controlled by an adaptive multi-rate (AMR) codec in a time-division multiple access (TDMA) network, to increase call handling capacity when handover is indicated but the candidate handover cell does not have sufficient capacity... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140248877 - Method and apparatus for avoiding interference due to in-device coexistence: A method and apparatus for avoiding interference due to in-device coexistence (IDC) are provided. A base station receives a measurement report that indicates IDC problems experienced by a wireless device. The measurement report includes information about at least one interfered frequency on which the wireless device is experiencing the IDC... Agent:
20140248883 - Mobile communication method and radio base station: The present invention enables to stop communication in a particular cell without having an impact on a mobile station UE being in a standby state. A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes a step A in which a radio base station eNB#A leads a mobile station UE... Agent:
20140248879 - Multi-site cell communication method, base station controller, base station, and communication system thereof: The present invention relates to the field of communications technologies and discloses a multi-site cell communication method, a base station controller, a base station, and a communication system thereof to increase cell capacity of a base station based on a multi-site cell technology. A multi-site cell communication method includes: when... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20140248882 - Radio link failure statistics method, related apparatus, and communications system: A method of the embodiments of the present invention includes: sending, by a source base station, identifier information to a user equipment, where the identifier information carries an identifier of a CIO configuration reason, and receiving, by the source base station, a first radio link failure indication sent by a... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20140248885 - Mobility state enhancements: In a cellular communications network, a measurement report is requested to enable handover conditions to be established. In one approach, a measurement report is based on satisfaction of an event. Signalling for this measurement report includes one or more parameters on the basis of which the event is defined, including... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140248886 - Communication control method, base station, and user terminal: A communication control method in a mobile communication system, comprises: a step A of transmitting information from a base station having at least one cell to a neighboring base station, the information notifying that a particular cell of the base station is to be prevented from being selected as a... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20140248887 - Closed communication system: A system is described herein that includes mobile communication devices and a cellular base station to communicate with a telecommunication network. The mobile communication devices access telephony service through the cellular base station when inside a geofence. The mobile communication devices determine whether they are inside the geofence based on... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.
20140248889 - Management of spectrum emission requirements: A user equipment (2) has an ability to operate according to one or more spectrum emission requirement capability values (14) in a wireless communications network having at least a first serving cell (4). A message (6) is received at the user equipment (2) from the first serving cell (4) comprising... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140248888 - Method and apparatuses for configuring a communication channel: There is provided a method for configuring a communication channel between a base station and a user equipment within a cellular network system. The cellular network system includes at least one cooperation area. The base station is assigned to the at least one cooperation area, and the user equipment is... Agent: Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy
20140248890 - Service aware interference management: Methods, arrangement and network nodes for supporting inter-cell coordination of scheduling of radio resources subjected to inter cell interference. The methods involve identifying one or more radio resources which are subjected to inter-cell interference between a first cell and a second cell. The methods further involve deriving a respective service... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140248895 - Efficient co-existence method for dynamic spectrum sharing: An apparatus defines a set of resources out of a first number of orthogonal radio resources and controls a transmitting means to simultaneously transmit a respective first radio signal for each resource on all resources of the set. A respective estimated interference is estimated on each of the resources of... Agent:
20140248891 - Management of preemptable communications resources: In a communications spectrum shared by public safety users and commercial users, in the event of an emergency condition, commercial users are preempted and corresponding resources are reallocated to authorized public safety users. When the emergency condition subsides, the reallocated resources are again made available for commercial use. In an... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140248893 - Mobile communication method, radio base station, and mobile station: The addition and change of a CoMP transmission point performing a CoMP transmission/reception process is appropriately performed. A mobile communication method includes: a step of notifying, by a radio base station (eNB), configuration information of CSI-RS of a CoMP transmission point to a mobile station (UE) connected to a cell... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20140248892 - Radiation power level control system and method for a wireless communication device based on a tracked radiation history: A radiation power level control scheme for a wireless user equipment (UE) device. In one embodiment, a method comprises determining that a current transmission event involving the wireless UE device is commenced outside a time duration from a last transmission event. If so, responsive to the determining, the method involves... Agent: Blackberry Limited
20140248894 - Radio communication base station: A radio communication base station allocates the same radio resource as a radio resource used for communication between the radio communication base station and a radio communication terminal in other radio communication base station to be a radio resource used in the other radio communication base station for communication between... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20140248896 - Cell identifier allocation method, base station, maintenance server, and mobile communication system: A cell identifier allocation method includes: a measurement step of measuring the reception power or propagation loss of the signal received inside the target cell from each of the cells of adjacent base stations in the neighborhood of the target cell; an identification step of identifying the first cell that... Agent:
20140248897 - Communication in a cellular network taking into account backhaul loading: The invention deals with a method of communication in cellular networks comprising mobile user equipments (1, 2, 3, 4), base stations (5, 6, 7, 8) and core networks (9, 10), backhauls (1, 12, 13, 14, 15) between base stations (5, 6, 7, 8) and core networks (9, 10), including, if... Agent: St-ericsson Sa
20140248903 - Facilitation of determination of antenna location: Assisted global positioning system (AGPS) information is retrieved from mobile devices and employed to facilitate antenna location. Measurement information, including AGPS information, can be received from a plurality of mobile devices dispersed over a geographical region. The measurement information can include location and timing information for the plurality of mobile... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140248904 - 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
20140248907 - Method and apparatus for estimating speed of a mobile terminal: Systems, devices and techniques for wireless communications include receiving a plurality of wireless transmissions over an observation period from a transmitter of a mobile terminal, calculating a plurality of frequency offset values based on the received plurality of wireless transmissions and estimating a speed value based on the plurality frequency... Agent: Zte Wistron Telecom Ab
20140248899 - Method and apparatus for managing positioning assistance data: Systems and methods for managing positioning assistance data for large regions are described herein. An example of a method for retrieving positioning assistance data at a mobile device as described herein includes identifying a master region in which the mobile device is located and sub-region definitions associated with the master... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140248906 - Methods and arrangements for positioning in wireless communications systems: A method of reporting hidden sector information from a base station node in a wireless communication system. The base station node has an internal multi-sector structure that is hidden from the rest of the system. The hidden sector information has sector information of the multi-sector structure is only internally available... Agent:
20140248905 - Mobile terminal, method of computing absolute coordinates of wireless ap by mobile terminal, and system of computing absolute coordinates of wireless ap using mobile terminal: A mobile terminal capable of receiving a radio signal from a wireless access point (AP) and a method of computing absolute coordinates of a wireless AP thereof are provided. The mobile terminal includes: a main body; a location information unit mounted in the main body and collecting absolute coordinates of... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20140248901 - Network-level device proximity detection: A technology for network-level device proximity detection is disclosed. In an example, core network (CN) device can include computer circuitry configured to: Store user equipment (UE) information; calculate proximity between two UEs; and assist the two UEs with direct device discovery based on the calculated proximity. The core network device... Agent:
20140248900 - Structure access characteristics determined from mobile unit data: In an embodiment, a system receives mobile device data from a plurality of mobile devices. The system compares the mobile device data with cartographic data representing a structure and determines a structure access characteristic based on the comparison. The structure access characteristic may be the location of an entrance or... Agent: Navteq B.v.
20140248898 - System and method for detecting a location of a wireless device: A vehicle system and method is provided for detecting the location of a portable wireless device. The vehicle system includes the portable device and a plurality of base stations positioned about a vehicle. The portable device is configured to transmit a first wireless signal and a second wireless signal indicative... Agent: Lear Corporation
20140248902 - Systems for and methods of determining likelihood of reference point identity duplication in a positioning system: Systems for and methods of determining likelihood of reference point identity duplication in a positioning system are disclosed. A method of determining a measure of likelihood that a designated identifier is shared by wireless devices includes determining reference points associated with any wireless device having a designated identifier. The reference... Agent: Skyhook Wireless, Inc.
20140248908 - Pedestrian traffic monitoring and analysis: Numerous mobile devices report their respective locations to a server which collects the location reports to provide real-time pedestrian traffic information, e.g., as a map that shows locations of individual mobile devices. Distribution of mobile devices in a geographic area more closely represents overall population locations and densities. Each device... Agent: Uniloc Luxembourg S.a.
20140248910 - Adding geo-fences based on time: A user can create geo-fences by providing a first identifier, e.g., a name of a store or a category of merchandise, and a location-based function that is triggered when the user's mobile device crosses a boundary of a geo-fence. An elapsed time that the geo-fences are not triggered can be... Agent: Apple Inc.
20140248909 - Method and system for resource optimized, coarse and fine grained location tracking for planned journey: Methods and systems for resource optimized, coarse and fine grained location tracking for planned journey are disclosed. A method for tracking a mobile device with respect to a point of interest (POI) using a mobile location tracker includes a conserve mode in which the mobile location tracker is turned off.... Agent:
20140248913 - Optimizing mobile user data storage: Systems and methods described herein provide a mechanism for optimizing the reception and storage of mobile user data. Data relating to mobile user location, behavior, and profiles are received from mobile users and stored at a storage system in an efficient manner. The efficiency is achieved by identifying what system... Agent: Ipinion, Inc.
20140248911 - Subject matter based tour guide: A method for communicating tour information to a user of a mobile electronic device is disclosed. The mobile device receives from a global positioning satellite (GPS) system geographic coordinates of the mobile device, compares them with coordinates stored in a database having associated with them a point-of-interest. Once coordinates of... Agent:
20140248912 - Systems and methods for sharing of geo-tagged file segments based on location of a mobile device: A new approach is proposed that contemplates systems and methods to support providing a mobile device associated with a user a plurality of file segments retrieved based on the location of the mobile device. Under the approach, when the user arrives at a location, a remote file/copy server receives a... Agent: Barracuda Networks, Inc.
20140248914 - Base station and system information notification method: A base station determines a restriction rate for each of plural kinds of restrictions; by using a timing at which a user device in idle mode wakes up in a discontinuous reception cycle, groups the user device into one of a total number of groups and determine a timing for... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20140248915 - Radio impacts due to group triggering and paging and solutions for group triggering and paging: A method includes transmitting a paging indicator indicating to user equipment assigned to one or more groups that the user equipment are to attempt to receive paging messages including paging information targeted to at least one of the one or more groups; and transmitting in a channel the paging information... Agent: Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy
20140248916 - Spectrum control system, database, spectrum control method, and non-transitory computer-readable medium storing spectrum control program: A spectrum control system according to the present invention is a spectrum control system that evaluates whether or not to allow a second wireless communication system to perform secondary use on a frequency band that is allowed to be preferentially used by a first wireless communication system, and includes a... Agent: Nec Corporation
20140248917 - Apparatus and methods of frequency spectrum usage in a wireless communication system: Techniques of frequency spectrum usage in a wireless communication system include configuring two or more downlink carriers, each having a downlink carrier center frequency, to have a total occupied bandwidth that is constrained within an allocated downlink frequency spectrum. Further, the techniques include transmitting, to a user equipment (UE), two... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140248918 - Method and system for sending user information to a car: A telematics server manages meeting request messages sent from, and to, a vehicle-coupled device. The server performs authentication services when a subscriber logs in to the server from the vehicle-coupled device, or with a device associated with the subscriber's telematics services account. Upon login, the server may append a session... Agent: Hti Ip, LLC
20140248920 - Apparatus and method of ultpc rejection threshold optimization in wcdma for power control algorithm 2: Techniques for uplink transmit power command (ULTPC) rejection threshold optimization in WCDMA for power control algorithm 2 (PCA2) are described. Uplink transmit power control commands may be received on a five-slot interval. The uplink transmit power control commands may be decoded for each of the five slots. The decoded uplink... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140248919 - Picocell range expansion configuration on authorized shared access: An apparatus, system, and method for a communication network that includes a picocell range expansion configuration on authorized shared access. A method may include determining, in a controller, at least one allowable maximal range expansion bias value for at least one picocell within a coverage area of a macrocell. The... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20140248921 - Wireless communication system, terminal device, and base station device: It is provided a wireless communication system, which secondarily uses the same frequency as a primary system using, the wireless communication system comprising a mobile terminal and a base station. The mobile terminal detects a signal having the frequency; and requests, in a case where a broadcast signal transmitted from... Agent:
20140248922 - Measurement gaps triggering for a multi sim mobile device: There is described a multiple subscriber identity arrangement comprising a modem (10) and a control unit (13) associated with said modem. The modem is capable of receiving and/or transmitting messages related to either one of at least first and second subscriber identities, but not simultaneously. The control unit is configured... Agent: St-ericsson Sa
20140248923 - Cradle for mobile phones: A cradle for a mobile phone, comprising: a rear bearing surface; left and right side walls each connected to the rear bearing surface; a bottom portion also connected to the rear bearing surface and comprising a receiver formed therein; a connector for mechanically and electrically engaging a bottom connector of... Agent: Core Wireless Licensing S.a.r.l.
20140248924 - Apparatus and methods for recordation of device history across multiple software emulations: Apparatus and method for maintaining hardware history profiles for a software-based emulator. In one embodiment, the disclosed software-based emulator monitors the history of the actual hardware device in a secondary device history, the history of the emulated hardware is presented within a primary device history. However, the primary device history... Agent: Apple Inc.
20140248925 - Method and apparatuses for initialising a radio base station: It is presented a method for initialising a radio base station. The method comprises the steps, performed in the radio base station, of: obtaining location data for the radio base station; receiving a configuration message over a first communication link, the configuration message matching the location data for the radio... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140248926 - Mobile terminal apparatus: A mobile terminal apparatus includes: a microphone; a switch control unit, which switches between a normal mode, in which a voice uttered toward the microphone is transmitted to an intended party, and a mute mode, in which the voice is not transmitted to the intended party; and a proximity sensor,... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20140248927 - Mobile phone terminal: Disclosed is an information communication terminal having a configuration in which it is possible to prevent a wrong operation of the information communication terminal due to an unconscious operation of an input equipment during operating an audio output equipment. That is, the information communication terminal includes a controller. The controller... Agent: Nec Corporation
20140248928 - Wireless terminal and information processing method thereof: The present invention is related to a wireless terminal, an information processing method thereof, and a computer-readable recording medium. The wireless terminal of the present invention includes an output section for outputting a contents selection screen for selecting contents to be transmitted in voice communication and a motion pattern setting... Agent: Infobank Corp.08/28/2014 > 152 patent applications in 80 patent subcategories.
20140242904 - Car-to-x communication system, participant in such a system, and method for receiving radio signals in such a system: Motor vehicles as well as infrastructure stations, which are stationary and which are installed on the side of the road such as traffic light systems for example, are provided as participants in a Car-to-X network. The vehicles include an automobile radio together with the communication unit for communicating with other... Agent:
20140242903 - Dual band antenna pair with high isolation: A dual band printed antenna pair operates simultaneously at both WLAN frequency bands (2.4 GHz/5 GHz). The antenna pair provides high isolation between both antennas while having an efficient over the air performance. The antenna pair achieve greater than 20 dB isolation at 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz band, while... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20140242908 - Combination process interaction: A method for applying the application of reading multiple NFC tags. By examining the context of the reading, the identification of the NFC tags, and a direction, pattern and/or sequence of reading, a corresponding action is determined and requested.... Agent: Creating Revolutions LLC
20140242909 - Method and apparatus for managing data in near field communication system: A data managing method of a terminal in a Near Field Communication (NFC) system. The data managing method includes setting up an NFC link with a server; transmitting to the server, a request message including access level information of the terminal; and receiving from the server, a response message that... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140242910 - Method and system for allocating personal electronic devices to seats in an aircraft: The present disclosure relates to a method for allocating a personal electronic device (PED) to a seat in an aircraft, including of connecting a PED to a wireless network of the aircraft, identifying the PED to a near-field communications device of a seat of the aircraft, matching and assigning the... Agent: Airbus Operations Gmbh
20140242905 - Provisioning user attributes for use with mobile computing device: A mobile computing device hosts an operating system and mobile applications. A provisioning application communicates with a secure element and near field communication (NFC) subsystem. It causes display of an interface for users to enter personal attributes for storage in the secure element. Users discriminately select items from their personal... Agent: Lexmark International, Inc.
20140242906 - Radio communication apparatus and radio communication method: According to one embodiment, a radio communication apparatus includes a radio communicator, a storage, and a controller. The radio communicator is configured to perform close proximity wireless communication or near field wireless communication with other radio communication apparatus. The storage is configured to store data, setting parameters associated with the... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20140242907 - System having a boundary conductor unit and an independent mobile unit: A system has a boundary conductor unit, which is intended to emit a boundary signal, and an at least partially independent mobile unit, which is intended to detect a boundary provided by the boundary conductor unit by means of cross-correlation. It is proposed that the mobile unit has at least... Agent: Robert Bosch Gmbh
20140242911 - Wireless docking link efficiency improvement system: A wireless docking system in a shared radio spectrum environment including: a docking station (320) configured with a radio (322) connected to an antenna (324); a dockee (310) configured with a radio (312) connected to an antenna (314) and using a radio standard with a carrier sensing mechanism for communication... Agent: Koninklijke Philips N.v.
20140242912 - Information processing system, computer-readable non-transitory storage medium having stored therein information processing program, information processing method, and information processing apparatus: Predetermined data is transmitted from a first information processing apparatus to an unspecified number of or a plurality of other information processing apparatuses. A second information processing apparatus is capable of detecting a motion applied to the second information processing apparatus itself. When application of the predetermined motion is detected,... Agent: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
20140242913 - Mobile device speaker control: Techniques for mobile device speaker control are described, including monitoring one or more devices coupled to a data network, receiving one or more data packets from each of the one or more devices, filtering the one or more data packets by evaluating a received signal strength of each of the... Agent: Aliphcom
20140242914 - Method and apparatus for calibrating multiple antenna arrays: A method includes transmitting a calibration command to multiple antenna arrays. Each antenna array includes a plurality of antenna elements, a plurality of transmitter and receiver channels, and a calibration circuit comprising a calibration receiver and a calibration transmitter. The antenna arrays are connected to one another. The method also... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140242915 - Communication apparatus, control method therefor, and program: A communication apparatus selects at least one function out of a plurality of functions, searches for an external apparatus, identifies a service provided by the external apparatus searched for by the search unit, acquires functional information about a function of the external apparatus searched for by the search unit, and... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20140242916 - Apparatus and method for measuring and using congestion in a wireless communication system: A method and apparatus are for receiving a set of individual congestion reports, wherein each individual congestion report comprises a set of congestion values and an associated location. Each individual congestion report has been generated by one of a plurality of user devices operating in a wireless communication system and... Agent: Motorola Mobility LLC
20140242917 - Assessing interference environment for wireless communication devices: Disclosed is a device and method to automate the process of measuring RF noise, correlating measured noise with known sources, and making adjustments to the noise-measuring and reporting process. A wireless communication device is coupled to equipment at a fixed location, and transmits data about the operation of the equipment... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140242919 - Test signal generation apparatus and method based on lte-advanced system: To provide a technique for simplifying a parameter setting process required to generate a test signal based on an LTE-Advanced system. Carrier arrangement designation means 25 displays a screen for selecting one of an intra-band type or an inter-band type as the arrangement of a plurality of component carriers used... Agent: Anritsu Corporation
20140242918 - Wireless device with antenna array and separate antenna: An apparatus (e.g., a wireless device) with an antenna array and a separate antenna is disclosed. The antenna array includes a plurality of antenna elements having a first antenna beam. The separate antenna includes an antenna element having a second antenna beam. The antenna element of the separate antenna is... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140242920 - Measurement method for analysing the propagation of eletromagnetic navigation signals: An analysis unit is coupled to a receiving unit and a time-dependent amplitude detection is carried out, wherein the time curve of the received amplitude values is analyzed by the analysis unit to assign the representative transmitting unit to timeslots of the received amplitude values. The pause durations and/or the... Agent:
20140242921 - Signal processing method and terminal: Embodiments of the present invention provide a signal processing method and a terminal. The method includes: receiving a control signal. Channel state information between a coordinated base station and the terminal and between the serving base station and the terminal is determined. Information is about determined time difference or information... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20140242922 - Radio to detect and compensate for frequency misalignment: A radio includes a radio frequency (RF) subsystem to process analog information. A digital subsystem receives input from the RF subsystem, and may include a frequency error estimator and a transmitter. The frequency error estimator may be configured to receive samples from the digital subsystem and to estimate a frequency... Agent: Itron, Inc.
20140242923 - Shared filter for transmit and receive paths: Shared filters used for both transmit and receive paths are disclosed. In an exemplary design, an apparatus (e.g., a wireless device, an integrated circuit, or a circuit module) may include a filter and a switch. The filter operates as a transmit (TX) filter for a first band and as a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140242924 - Adaptive mode optimizer and mode shifter: A mode shifter connects via an input port to an antenna port of a transceiver. A port signal analyzer monitors the signal at the input port and informs a signal switch whether the signal power exceeds a threshold value. When the signal power does not exceed the threshold value, the... Agent: Invertix Corporation
20140242925 - Methods for coordinated signal reception across integrated circuit boundaries: A wireless electronic device having first and second baseband processors is provided. In one suitable arrangement, radio-frequency power splitters and adjustable low noise amplifiers may be form in the receive paths. The use of power splitters allow signals associated with the first and second baseband processors to be received in... Agent: Apple Inc.
20140242926 - Analog baseband filter for radio transceiver: An analog baseband filter for a radio transceiver is provided. An analog baseband filter for a multi-mode multi-band radio transceiver includes a current-voltage conversion amplifier converting a current received at the analog baseband filter into a voltage and adjusting a gain of an output voltage of the current-voltage conversion amplifier... Agent:
20140242927 - Universal io connector and interface capable of both wired and wireless operation: Systems and methods of interconnecting devices may include a connector assembly having a substrate, a set of input/output (IO) contacts, an antenna structure and transceiver logic. In one example, the transceiver logic may process one or more IO signals associated with the antenna structure and process one or more IO... Agent:
20140242928 - Portable radio having accessory interface: An improved user interface is provided by a portable radio (100) having a housing (102) having a through-hole (110) formed therethough. The through-hole provides a user interface for accommodating a plurality of interchangeable accessories through the incorporation of electrical interface (114) and alignment features (116) within the through-hole.... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20140242929 - 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
20140242930 - Multi-array antenna: In one example, the present disclosure describes an antenna system with at least two linear antenna arrays, each having a plurality of antenna elements. Each array is designed to transmit and receive signals from different respective spectrum bands. The first antenna array and second antenna array are arranged to form... Agent: Quintel Technology Limited
20140242931 - Simultaneous reception of multiple modulation schemes: A multichannel radio receiver is configured to define at least two channel plans, each channel plan having at least one channel. The channel plans may differ due to channel bandwidths, channel locations, channel number and/or channel spacings. At least a portion of a radio spectrum may be common to at... Agent: Itron, Inc.
20140242932 - Multi-channel radio-frequency receiver: The invention relates to a multichannel radio-frequency receiver for electromagnetic waves, having a radio-frequency analogue section, which has an input for an electrical signal from a reception device, and having a lower-frequency section, which is connected downstream of the radiofrequency analogue section and has a plurality of parallel channels (6b,... Agent: Selex Es Gmbh
20140242933 - Rf receiver with sideband symmetry circuit: One aspect of the present invention includes an RF including a first mixer receiving an RF signal. A second mixer also receivers the RF signal. A resonant circuit couples to a common input of the first mixer and the second mixer. A second polyphase reactive circuit coupled to an output... Agent: Mstar Semiconductor, Inc.
20140242934 - Radio receiver for polarized antenna system: A hybrid combining method in a receiver is provided, and the method includes that wideband combining, e.g. using a maximum ratio combining (MRC) or an interference rejection combing (IRC) process, to combine signals distributed over a first plurality of subcarrier frequencies from antennas in the same polarization direction is performed,... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140242935 - Wide-bandwidth signal canceller: A signal canceller includes a dual-drive electro-optic modulator having separate first and second electrical inputs. The first electrical input is coupled to a first portion of a first signal and the second electrical input is coupled to a second signal and to a second portion of the first signal. A... Agent: Photonic Systems, Inc.
20140242936 - Multichannel radio receiver with overlapping channel filters: A radio may define a channel plan to include one or more channels, and each channel may include a plurality of overlapping filters. Each filter may overlap at least one other filter, such as by an expected bandwidth of an incoming signal. The overlapping filters may extend over a frequency... Agent: Itron, Inc.
20140242937 - Instrument lo used as alignment signal source: A system can include an input signal source, a local oscillator (LO), and an intermediate frequency (IF) receiver to receive an input signal from the input signal source and an LO signal from the LO. The IF receiver can include a switch to switch between the first and second inputs... Agent: Tektronix, Inc.
20140242938 - Method, apparatus and system for performing prioritized barring of service access: A method for continuous and optimal utilization of a capacity of a mobile network that is serving mobile phones covering a specific selected geographical area in order to facilitate optimal handling of network traffic without overloading said mobile network. The method includes establishing an overview of maximum network capacity of... Agent: Unified Messaging Systems As
20140242941 - Charging method, charging device, charging system, and authentication device: Embodiments of the present application provide a charging method, a charging device, a charging system, and an authentication device. According to the technical solutions provided in the embodiments of the present application, when the available service volume of the user is not enough at the time close to the tariff... Agent:
20140242943 - Core services platform for wireless voice, data and messaging network services: A Core Service Platform (CSP) system is integrated with an operator network and IT system to provide services to subscribers and operators. Based on information collected from the operator network and IT system, the CSP system delivers alerts to a subscriber's device and provides offers to resolve the condition causing... Agent: Jasper Wireless, Inc.
20140242942 - Optimization of online charging triggers in communication networks: Devices, methods, and computer program products can comprise a processor module, configured to execute part of an application. The application can be for use in a communication control service. The processor can be configured to store information in a respective data structure (ASI). The device can comprise a transceiver module,... Agent: Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy
20140242940 - Sharing control right of m2m device: The disclosure is related to a method of allowing user terminals to share a control right of a machine to a machine (M2M) device by a M2M service server. The method may include receiving a sharing request message from a first user terminal registered at the M2M service server to... Agent: Kt Corporation
20140242939 - Systems, methods and media for location reporting at a charging area level granularity: A method for location reporting at a charging area level granularity is provided. The method includes detecting at a mobility management entity (MME) a transition of a user equipment (UE) from a first cell to a second cell to obtain at least a second cell identifier. The method also includes... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.
20140242944 - User-initiated quality of service modification in a mobile device: A system and method that facilitates mobile device selection among available qualities of service is described herein. A telecommunications network sends a notification to a mobile device when a change in quality of service is available to the mobile device. The mobile device then enables selection of an upgrade or... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.
20140242945 - Method and system for monitoring application program of mobile device: The present disclosure provides a method and system for monitoring an application. The method comprises creating a simulated system service; establishing a connection with a function in a device driver that manages an Input/Output (I/O) channel of the device; intercepting data transmitted from the application to the function in the... Agent: Beijing Netqin Technology Co., Ltd.
20140242946 - Method for simultaneous communications with multiple base stations and related communication device: A method of handling simultaneous communications in a communication system comprises a user equipment (UE), a first base station and the second base station, where the UE has been connected to the first base station. The method comprises the first base station determining to allocate a cell of the second... Agent: Htc Corporation
20140242951 - Global platform for managing subscriber identity modules: Disclosed is method comprising: storing in a home location register (HLR) at least one subscription record of a mobile device of the plurality of mobile devices, the mobile device having a subscriber identity module (SIM) identified by a currently activated first international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI), the currently activated first... Agent: Jasper Wireless, Inc.
20140242948 - Method of linking a specific wireless device to the identity and/or identification measure of the bearer: A method for targeting a wireless device in the vicinity of a checkpoint, the checkpoint including at least one optionally automated operator station, wherein the targeted device is to be correlated with the identity of the targeted bearer of the device. Each station has at least a wireless device identity... Agent: U-tx Ltd
20140242949 - Mobile touch authentication refresh: Techniques for resetting authentication for touch-enabled devices are presented. When a user authenticates to a mobile device a touch profile (TP) is recorded. Each subsequent time the user unlocks a locked mobile device via touch, a new TP is noted. The new TP is compared to the recorded TP and... Agent:
20140242952 - Secure method for mtc device triggering: Upon receiving a triggering message from a MTC server (20), a network (10) verifies if the MTC server (20) is authorized to trigger a target MTC device (30) and also if the MTC device (30) is authorized to respond the triggering message, by comparing an MTC device ID and MTC... Agent:
20140242947 - System and method for dynamic geo-fencing: In one embodiment, a method includes establishing a geo-fencing environment for the information handling system. The method further includes monitoring a stream of context information. In addition, the method includes determining whether the geo-fencing environment should be dynamically modified responsive to new context information in the stream. Furthermore, the method... Agent: Dell Products L.p.
20140242950 - Telephone messaging privacy: A user can select to automatically delete sent and received text messages from a phone, to avoid complications of another person having access to the phone reading stored messages.... Agent:
20140242953 - Resilience operation of a data layered architecture: Various techniques for routing a request message, which requests a service requiring a data operation on data which is stored in a data backend system, are discussed. The request message is received by a first application front end entity of an application layer. Based on the received request message, a... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140242954 - Location-relevant data: Method, server and computer program product for providing data to a user device, wherein the user device is connectable to a network. The server of the network determines locations of interest for a user of the user device based on analysis of one or more factors including analysis of one... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20140242955 - Method and system for supporting a translation-based communication service and terminal supporting the service: The present disclosure relates to a method and a system for a translation-based communication service operation. The method includes: establishing a communication service channel between a transmitter-side terminal and a receiver-side terminal; translating at least one of a text of a first language and a voice signal in the first... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
20140242956 - Systems and processes to manage multiple modes of communication: A computer-implemented system and method to manage the communication of a user are disclosed. In one embodiment, when a person tries to electronically convey a message to the user, the status of the user, the identity of the person, and the urgency of the message can be identified. The access... Agent: Ipventure, Inc.
20140242957 - Measuring end user activity of software on a mobile or disconnected device: A hardware and/or software facility measures end user activity associated with a software application or service on a mobile phone or other mobile device. The facility tracks and stores usage data associated with a mobile user's use of the application or service. When the mobile user initiates transmission of the... Agent: Nuance Communications, Inc.
20140242958 - Communication device for providing an automatically initiated outgoing communication as an incoming communication: A communication device and method for providing an automatically initiated outgoing communication as an incoming communication are provided. Outgoing communication is automatically initiated via a communication interface of the communication device. After the outgoing communication is initiated, an indication of the outgoing communication is provided at the communication device, such... Agent: Blackberry Limited
20140242959 - Method and apparatus for voice conferencing: A method, apparatus computer program product provide acoustical echo control for distributed voice conferencing including distributed voice conferencing that utilizes spatial audio processing. In the context of a method, a reference signal and one or more other reference signals may be received by a mobile terminal. The reference signal is... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20140242965 - Apparatus and method for registering position in mobile communication system: An apparatus and a method for registering a position, which periodically update a position of a user in a mobile communication system are provided. The method includes determining whether to stop reporting position information based on a current operation state for a mobile communication service and controls whether to maintain... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140242964 - Application control method and apparatus for mobile terminal, earphone device and application control system: The present disclosure relates to controlling an application in a mobile terminal. The present disclosure includes an application control method and apparatus for a mobile terminal, earphone device, and application control system. The method for application control in a mobile terminal may include detecting connection of earphones having a sensor... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140242968 - Automatic setting of an alert mode on a wireless device: Embodiments are provided for automatically setting an alert mode on a wireless device. Scheduling data is received which defines a predetermined period utilized to set the alert mode. The scheduling data may be received either by direct input in the wireless device or alternatively from an external edge device, such... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20140242962 - Communicating data in a predefined transmission mode: Traffic data is communicated between a wireless device and a core network control node in a predefined transmission mode in which traffic data is communicated in a control channel for carrying control messages.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20140242960 - Method and apparatus for small cell configuration in a heterogeneous network architecture: A method at a UE operating in a hybrid network, the method receiving a separate discontinuous reception configuration at the UE for the macro cell than for a small cell; and configuring a receiver on the UE according to the separate discontinuous reception configurations. Further, a method at a macro... Agent:
20140242963 - Network-assisted multi-cell device discovery protocol for device-to-device communications: A method includes determining, at a first eNodeB (eNB) associated with a first cell of a network, that a first user equipment (UE) is to engage in a device discovery process. The method also includes coordinating parameters of the device discovery process with a second eNB. The second eNB is... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140242967 - Portable device having the touch lock status and operation system thereof: A mobile device with a touch panel and a touch-lock operating method thereof are provided. The mobile device preferably includes an RF communication unit for supporting communication services; a touch panel for sensing input touches; a display unit for displaying a screen, where the screen includes at least one of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140242966 - System and method of providing mode changes to wireless devices: A method of providing mode changes to wireless devices is provided. The method may include receiving a request from a wireless device to connect with a network device and sending a signal to the wireless device to enter a location defined mode.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140242961 - Wireless location optimization: Systems and methods are provided for configuring settings of a mobile device based on an inferred location. The mobile device can use stored indicia of trip (e.g., an electronic ticket or itinerary) to identify origination and destination locations. The start and end of the trip can be inferred based on... Agent: Apple Inc.
20140242970 - Data transmission method, mobility management entity, and mobile terminal: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a data transmission method, a mobility management entity, and a mobile terminal. The method includes: receiving, by a mobility management entity, a small data transmission parameter that is sent by a home subscriber server HSS or a user equipment, where the small data transmission... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20140242969 - Program expanding system, server for use therein, program expanding method and program managing program: A program manager operating on a smartphone transmits information of an onboard apparatus and a program ID list of the smartphone to the server. The server determines the possibility of an expansion of one or more programs, and the difference between charge/free provisioning of the program. If a function expansion... Agent: Clarion Co., Ltd.
20140242971 - Access and customization of a motor vehicle by telephone: Method for accessing a motor vehicle (1), characterized in that it comprises the following steps:—establishment of a contactless communication (20) at very short range between a communicating mobile device (10) and a first contactless reader (2) of the motor vehicle disposed near the outside surface of the motor vehicle (1);—communication... Agent: Renault S.a.s.
20140242973 - Control apparatus and wireless communication system: A smart phone carried by a user being aboard a vehicle transmits an automatic Virtual Network Computing (VNC) request that is a request of a remote manipulation based on a trigger event that arises when a short range wireless communication is established with an in-vehicle apparatus in the vehicle. Further,... Agent: Denso Corporation
20140242972 - Portable device that is adapted to remotely control content on a nearby display screen: A method is provided of using a telephone device to view full content on a nearby display screen which is not physically connected to the telephone device. The telephone device includes a display screen, a button which facilitates communication of the full content between the telephone device and a local... Agent: Amazon Technologies, Inc.
20140242974 - Apparatus and method of reporting logged measurement in wireless communication system: A method and apparatus of reporting logged measurements in a wireless communication system is provided. A user equipment in a Radio Resource Control (RRC) connected mode receives Minimization of Drive Tests (MDT) configuration from a base station and starts a validity timer upon receiving the MDT configuration. The user equipment... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20140242975 - Base station device and communication system: A CPU is connected with an external RAM, so that the CPU is caused to function as a data exchange unit. When a second 3G circuit unit performs a communication process such as a process of framing a frame protocol, the CPU is caused to access the external RAM such... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
20140242976 - Fading simulator and fading simulation method: A fading simulator is provided, which includes a noise generator that generates an additive white Gaussian noise signal, receives a test signal to be input to a mobile communication terminal as a test target, and adds, to the test signal, a radio wave scattering effect, using the additive white Gaussian... Agent: Anritsu Corporation
20140242978 - Reducing time for call failure indication: Methods and apparatuses for reducing time to receive a call failure indication in a wireless communications system are provided. A request to initiate a call with a target user equipment (UE) is received from an originating UE. A call setup message that corresponds to the request is sent to a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140242977 - Signal detection method and apparatus: A method and an apparatus for detecting signals in a cellular system are provided. The method includes estimating power of a dominant interference cell and detecting a signal by reducing a detection performance degradation caused by an interference signal of the dominant interference cell. The dominant interference cell includes a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140242979 - Cellular network interworking including radio access network extensions: A communication device and method for offloading one or more communications from a communication network to one or more other communication networks. The offloading can be controlled by one or more service providers that instruct the communication device to perform the handoff of communications. For example, the one or more... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20140242980 - Selection of roaming gateway: A system and method for selecting a proxy gateway server for controlling data traffic initiated by a user device roaming on a visited network is disclosed. The method includes utilizing a mobility anchor server associated with the visited network to receive a request to activate a data traffic session from... Agent: T-mobile Usa, Inc.
20140242985 - Active scanning in wireless network: This document discloses a solution for preparing for a connection establishment in a wireless network. According to an aspect, transmission of a request message from the wireless apparatus is carried out on a channel. Thereafter, a response message is acquired on said channel as a response to the request message,... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20140242983 - Heterogeneous device management in machine to machine area network: The present disclosure is related to managing heterogeneous M2M devices in a machine to machine (M2M) area network. Particularly, the present disclosure relates to supporting heterogeneous M2M devices (i.e., M2M devices not being supported in an M2M gateway) by employing a variety of network interfaces of other M2M devices in... Agent: Kt Corporation
20140242982 - Measurement reporting to avoid strong interference: A measurement reporting method to avoid strong interference includes measuring all cells on a neighbor frequency indicated by a network on a neighbor list. A first and second set of cells are identified. The identified first set of cells are from the neighbor list and have a first signal strength... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140242984 - Single-radio device supporting coexistence between multiple radio access technologies: Electronic devices may be provided that contain wireless communication circuitry. The wireless communication circuitry may include radio-frequency transceiver circuitry coupled to antennas. An electronic device may include a baseband processor and other storage and processing circuitry that implements protocol stacks for handling multiple radio access technologies. The storage and processing... Agent: Apple Inc.
20140242981 - White space utilization: The concepts relate to radio white space utilization. One example can obtain information about a location of a device. The example can access a white space database to obtain radio white space frequencies relative to the location. This example can also perform active scanning of at least some of the... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20140242986 - System and method for connecting, configuring and testing new wireless devices and applications: A system, apparatus, and method are provided for connecting, configuring and testing new wireless devices and applications. For example, one embodiment of a computer-implemented method for enabling a trial wireless device comprises: automatically pre-provisioning one or more trial SIM cards for operation on a particular wireless cellular network on behalf... Agent: C/o Jasper Wireless, Inc.
20140242993 - Cell reselection mechanism: A method to be utilized in cell reselection in a mobile communication network offers a cell reselection mechanism based on absolute priorities. The mobile terminal measures several characteristics of a radio channel. The mobile terminal is configured to determine for each of the cells if the characteristics of the radio... Agent: Teliasonera Ab
20140242992 - Femto-gateway, a cellular telecommunications network, and a method of identifying a handover target femtocell base station: A method is provided of identifying a handover target femtocell base station from among multiple femtocell base stations. The method comprises: (a) measuring the characteristic of the handover target femtocell base station to provide a first measured value of the characteristic; (b) then identifying as handover candidate femtocell base stations... Agent: Alcatel Lucent
20140242991 - Method and apparatus for load management in cellular communication networks: One example method for reducing load is provided that includes monitoring traffic load within at least two wireless cells by a central management entity associated with the cellular communication network; determining by the central management entity that at least one of the at least two wireless cells being monitored, should... Agent: Intucell Ltd.
20140242989 - Method and apparatus for small cell configuration in a heterogeneous network architecture: A method at a UE operating in a hybrid network, the method receiving a separate discontinuous reception configuration at the UE for the macro cell than for a small cell; and configuring a receiver on the UE according to the separate discontinuous reception configurations. Further, a method at a macro... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20140242995 - Method in which a terminal transceives a signal in a wireless communication system and apparatus for same: The present application relates to a method in which a terminal transceives a signal in a wireless communication system. More particularly, the method comprises: a step of transmitting a measurement report on one or more neighboring base stations to a serving base station; a step of receiving a handover command... Agent:
20140242994 - Network handover method and apparatus: The present invention discloses a network handover method and apparatus. In the network handover method, by a base station gateway receives a handover request message or a radio link establishment request message that is sent by a source cell RNC. The base station gateway performs an access control process or... Agent:
20140242987 - 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 measurement circuit configured to measure a reception quality of a signal from a second radio communication device; a memory configured to store signal information indicating the reception quality of the signal measured by the measurement circuit;... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh
20140242996 - Radio control apparatus, connection destination switching method, and system: A radio control apparatus determines a call type of a communication terminal, and transmits a release redirection control signal to the communication terminal. When the call type is a general call, the release redirection signal not including broadcast information is transmitted to the communication terminal. When the call type is... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20140242988 - Updating a base reference power for high speed data resumption: A method of wireless communication includes returning to a base station after a handover failure. The method also includes measuring a length of time between receiving a handover command and returning to the base station. The method further includes setting a physical uplink channel transmit power based on the measured... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140242990 - Wireless device battery optimization by suppressing oscillation in cell scope during idle mode: A method detects misconfiguration of a wireless network which wastes battery power in mobile devices within a location area of the network. A data collection agent installed in a wireless device records and reports idle-mode handovers. An analytics circuit reads RF measurements and locations from these reports to suggest where... Agent: Carrier Iq, Inc.
20140242997 - Wireless network selection: A mobile terminal comprises transceiver apparatus for communicating with a plurality of wireless networks, each network comprising one or more respective wireless connection points providing a respective coverage area. The mobile terminal also comprises a location module arranged to determine information on geographical location of the mobile terminal, and based... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20140242998 - Terminal and base station in wireless communication system with multiple hierarchical cells and communication method of terminal in wireless communication system with multiple hierarchical cells: Disclosed are handover and connection of a terminal and control of connection of a terminal by a base station in a communication environment including a plurality of communication cells having different ranges of communication coverage. According to an exemplary embodiment, a terminal of a wireless communication system including a plurality... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20140242999 - Coordinating distributed radio via remote units: Provided herein is a dynamically coordination of a distribution of radio signals via distributed remote radio units, with respect to changing numbers and locations of user equipment. A distributing and combining unit combines uplink radio signals from the remote radio units and distributes downlink radio signals from the access unit... Agent:
20140243000 - Local area cellular basestation: This invention relates to a cellular basestation, and in particular to a basestation for a cellular communications network, that can conveniently be used to provide a cellular service, for example within a home or office.... Agent: Ubiquisys Limited
20140243001 - Mobile communication system with moving base station: A mobile communication system employs moving base stations moving in the direction of flow of traffic moving along a roadway. The moving base station communicates with fixed radio ports connected to a gateway office. A plurality of moving base stations are spaced apart on a closed loop and move with... Agent:
20140243002 - Methods of inter-cell resource sharing: A method for communication in a wireless telecommunication network is provided. The method comprises transmitting, by a first cell, to a first UE, a first signal on a resource block configured to be shared by more than one cell; and transmitting, by a second cell, to a second UE, a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20140243003 - Rrc messages and procedures: A method and apparatus for radio resource control (RRC) messaging. A method in a wireless communication system includes receiving, at a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) an RRC change command including a plurality of commands from a Node B and receiving, at the Node B, an RRC change response from the... Agent: Interdigital Technology Corporation
20140243004 - Communication parameter selection for small cell access points: Communication parameter selection techniques are presented to reduce interference in small cells of wireless networks. A list of neighboring radio access points with respect to a particular radio access point in a wireless network is obtained. The list includes a unique identifier for each neighboring radio access point. A set... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.
20140243005 - Method and system for dynamic allocation of resources in a cellular network: One example method is provided for dynamic allocation of air interface resources in a cellular network comprising at least three wireless cells located within a geographical proximity of each other, the method comprising determining, by a central managing entity, one or more classification rules for classifying each of said plurality... Agent: Intucell Ltd.
20140243006 - Managing wireless resources: Various embodiments provide for the management of wireless resources, which can reduce call blocking by allowing high priority services, under suitable conditions, to use resources allocated to low priority services. Thus high priority services can pre-empt the usage of wireless resources by low priority services. This has the advantage of... Agent:
20140243008 - Load balancing for charging system clusters: A method for load balancing for charging system clusters includes, with a load balancing system, receiving a request from a mobile device, maintaining load data related to current loads for a plurality of charging system clusters communicatively coupled to the load balancing system, and forwarding the request to one of... Agent:
20140243007 - Network capacity redistribution with frequency re-use: Redistribution of network capacity in a network having a plurality of base stations is contemplated. The redistribution may include reallocating or otherwise reusing primary channels assigned to the plurality base stations to increase capacity proximate one or more of the base stations. The network capacity may be increased in this... Agent: Cable Television Laboratories, Inc.
20140243009 - Whitespace channel allocation: The present invention relates to a system for allocating unused radio frequency spectrum channels with the TV White space frequency band. A spectrum manager is arranged to allocate available white space channels to requesting wireless access point devices. When more than two devices request channels, the spectrum manager determines any... Agent:
20140243010 - Cellular tower disambiguation for use in geo-location of mobile devices: Determining a geo-location estimate of a mobile device determined based on detected radio transmitters needs to uniquely identify at least one of the visible cellular towers. The estimate may be improved if multiple cellular towers can be uniquely identified. However, mobile devices may not determine unique identifiers for each visible... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20140243013 - Determining an estimated location of a base station: In some implementations, a system for determining an estimated location of a base station includes a server that receives location information from mobile devices located within a communication range of base stations of a wireless communication network, processes the location information, and stores the location information in a data repository.... Agent: Marvell World Trade Ltd.
20140243011 - Location estimation based on adjusted distance values for a wireless device: Embodiments of techniques and systems for distance and location estimation in wireless systems are described. In embodiments, a wireless device may receive wireless signals from reference points in a spatial arrangement. The wireless device may identify a closest reference point and generate arrangement-based distance values for each of the reference... Agent:
20140243015 - Method of estimating the position of a user device: Data concerning the strength of signals received from electromagnetic signal sources within a building is obtained at a plurality of points. Instead of storing the raw data for use in positioning, the data for each electromagnetic signal source is fitted to a function of received signal strength with distance from... Agent:
20140243016 - Rss based positioning method with limited sensitivity receiver: A method for positioning a node within a wireless sensor network in which each node measures RSSs from its neighboring nodes. Path loss parameters of a channel between a regular node and a neighboring node are first obtained. Distances separating each regular node from its neighboring nodes are then estimated... Agent: Commissariat A I' Energie Atomique Et Aux Ene Alt
20140243012 - Supporting coverage area modeling: A system obtains information on positions stored for a communication node and criteria that are met by the node. The system selects a-priori information on a coverage area size that is stored for nodes meeting the criteria. Different a-priori information is stored for nodes meeting different criteria. The system estimates... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20140243014 - Use of wireless access point id for position determination: A mobile computing device comprises a wireless transceiver and a processing circuit. The processing circuit is configured to identify a location, to identify a wireless access point within a predetermined distance of the location, to detect a wireless access point identifier using the wireless transceiver, to compare the detected wireless... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140243018 - Method and apparatus for positioning of devices in a wireless network: Methods and apparatuses are provided that facilitate allowing position determination of devices in wireless networks with home evolved Node Bs (HeNB). An HeNB can determine its location based at least in part on positioning measurements from one or more devices. The HeNB can additionally or alternatively register its location or... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140243017 - User-in-the-loop architecture for indoor positioning: Techniques for determining a position of a mobile device in an indoor environment are provided. An example method includes receiving a request for the position of the mobile device within the indoor environment from an application running on the mobile device, estimating the position of the mobile device within the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140243021 - Adaptive acceleration-based reminders: A database may be searched for prior meetings matching the proposed meeting. Each prior meeting may include attendees of each prior meeting and travel time of each attendee to the each prior meeting. Upon identifying one or more matched prior meetings, a notification for an attendee of the proposed meeting... Agent: Sap Ag
20140243023 - Lbs-based prompt information output method and system, and storage medium: An LBS-based prompt information output method and system, and a storage medium according to the present disclosure, comprising: acquiring current time and/or a current geographic location, determining whether the current time falls within a preset time range, and/or determining whether a distance value between the current geographic location and a... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
20140243020 - Matching multiple mobile devices to identify joint movement of the mobile devices: Location data and/or acceleration data of a mobile device may be received. The data may include timestamps. The timestamped data of the mobile device may be compared to timestamped data of another mobile device. Upon determining the timestamped data of the mobile device matches the timestamped data of the other... Agent: Sap Ag
20140243022 - Method for informing on the presence of a remote device's holder: The invention relates to a method for informing on the presence of a remote devices holder, said remote devices holder carrying a remote device (10,11), characterized in that it detects when the remote devices holder (1) enters under coverage of a femto-cell (2,20) or leaves the coverage of the femto-cell... Agent:
20140243019 - System and method for generating a recommendation on a mobile device: A system and a method generate a recommendation on a mobile device. The system and the method may use a time, a location, a venue and/or an event to generate the recommendation. Further, the system and the method may use an event database to determine current interests of the user.... Agent: Packetvideo Corporation
20140243024 - Selected restriction of wireless communication services: Wireless communications services on a wireless communications device are selectively restricted in accordance with a location of the wireless device and specific permission and/or restrictions assigned to the wireless device while within/at the location. Services can be selectively blocked (denied), selectively modified, or selectively allowed on a wireless device based... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140243025 - Positioning method: There is disclosed a method of estimating the position of a user device (902), the method comprising: receiving signal data from a plurality of electromagnetic signal sources (W) having known locations; dividing the plurality of electromagnetic signal sources (W) into a plurality of groups (G1, G2, G3, G4, G5) of... Agent:
20140243026 - Paging a mobile entity in mobile networks: The present invention relates to a method for paging, by a network mobility management unit, a mobile entity in a cellular network. The method includes receiving plural location reports, each respectively including an indicator indicating a position of the mobile entity, determining whether indicators included in at least two successive... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140243028 - Enhanced text messaging service: Illustratively, and not by way of limitation, in one embodiment a software client supports basic rich communication suite (RCS) chat capabilities, wherein a user's chat/text message is sent to both an RCS chat server as well as a smart text services (STS) server. The STS server acquires tagged terms (e.g.,... Agent:
20140243027 - System and method of signaling the importance of a transmission in a wireless communications network: A method of communicating an importance level of a call to a recipient mobile device is disclosed. The method includes receiving call information for a particular call at a mobile switching center and generating an initial address message for the particular call. The initial address message may include a notification... Agent:
20140243030 - Method and apparatus for cancelling an interference in wireless communication system: A method and an apparatus for cancelling interference in a wireless communication system are provided. The method includes acquiring interference signal information on a reception signal received from a base station based on a preconfigured constellation set, and cancelling an interference signal from the reception signal by using the acquired... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140243029 - Systems and methods for a long-term evolution network device: A system and method for a LTE network device is provided. The system includes a first signal processing center configured to obtain a plurality of metrics from an LTE network device. The first signal processing center includes a plurality of processors configured to calculate interference based on the plurality of... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc.
20140243031 - Method and system for adaptive coding and modulation (acm) for supporting mesh network connectivity for multipoint networks: A method of provisioning a communications link between remote terminals within a hub-spoke network comprising receiving, by a first remote terminal, information about a second remote terminal from a hub, selecting, by the first remote terminal, a modulation factor, coding rate, symbol rate, center frequency, and power level based on... Agent: Comtech Ef Data Corp.
20140243032 - Site scan for mobile base stations: A method of determining interconnections between at least two components in a base station. The at least two components connected to each other and any further components by one or more ports and the method comprising the steps of; in response to receipt of an interrogation message at a port... Agent: Nxp B.v.
20140243033 - Master reference for base station network interface sourced from distributed antenna system: A distributed antenna system (DAS) includes: first base station network interface unit that receives first downlink signals from first external device and converts them into first downlink data stream; second base station network interface unit that receives second downlink signals from second external device and them into second downlink data... Agent: Adc Telecommunications, Inc.
20140243035 - Communication group generation method and apparatus: Methods and apparatus are provided for generating a communication group. An input for initiating generation of the communication group is received while the terminal operates in a communication group generation mode. One or more communication group participant terminals are sought in response to the input. When at least one communication... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140243034 - Method and apparatus for creating a talkgroup: A method and apparatus for talkgroup creation are provided herein. During operation context-aware circuitry will continuously monitor a given area for a specific event or condition. When triggered, the context-aware circuitry will notify a radio controller of the trigger causing talkgroups to be formed specific to the event or condition... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20140243036 - System and method for emergency response: A plurality of portable display devices are wirelessly connected to a central server which is connected to a computer aided dispatch center.... Agent:
20140243037 - Transmitting power optimization on a wireless communication device: Devices, systems, articles of manufacture, and methods scheduling subscription procedures on a wireless communication device are described. According to some embodiments, a channel condition metric is obtained by the wireless communication device. The wireless communication device determines a number of uplink bursts to be transmitted at a non-reduced transmit power... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140243039 - Communication terminal device, communication device, communication network server and method for controlling: In various aspects of this disclosure, a communication terminal device may be provided. The communication terminal device may include a cellular wide area radio communication technology circuit. The cellular wide area radio communication technology circuit may be configured to provide a communication according to a cellular wide area radio communication... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh
20140243041 - Facilitating in-device coexistence between wireless communication technologies: A method for facilitating in-device coexistence between wireless communication technologies on a wireless communication device is provided. The method can include transmitting data traffic from the wireless communication device via an aggressor wireless communication technology; determining occurrence of an in-device interference condition resulting from transmission of the data traffic via... Agent:
20140243038 - Radio communication devices and cellular wide area radio base station: A radio communication terminal device may include: a cellular wide area radio communication technology circuit configured to provide a communication according to a cellular wide area radio communication technology; a circuit configured to provide a direct communication device to communication device communication; and a message generator configured to generate a... Agent: Intel Mobile Communications Gmbh
20140243040 - Radio communication devices and cellular wide area radio base station: A radio communication device may include a cellular wide area radio communication technology circuit configured to provide a communication according to a cellular wide area radio communication technology; a circuit configured to provide a direct communication device to communication device communication; and a message generator configured to generate a message... Agent:
20140243042 - Methods and apparatus for reducing the impact of rf interference based on estimation of colored noise: A mobile device having first and second RF transceivers performs a communication function in accordance with a communication protocol of the second RF transceiver. During performance of this function, the mobile device estimates the RF interference on a channel of the first RF transceiver, and stores parameters which characterize the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20140243043 - Universal small cell backhaul radio architecture: A dual-band small cell backhaul radio comprises a first communication channel including multiple non-line of sight (NLOS) Sub-6 GHz antennas, a second communication channel including a line of sight (LOS) 60 GHz or E-band antenna, circuitry for managing the first communication channel and the second communication channel, and an interface... Agent: Zte (usa) Inc.
20140243044 - Device capable of notifying operation state change thereof through network and communication method of the device: A method of notifying an operation state change of a device is provided. The method includes forming a network including at least one device that is used by a user and that performs network communication; and when the operation state change of one of the at least one device in... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140243045 - Method for provisioning of a sim card: Furthermore the present invention relates to a SIM card for usage with a mobile terminal operate-able in a mobile network, which is characterized in that the SIM card comprises an application for activating mobile network service functionalities of a mobile terminal using the SIM card, the application is started automatically... Agent: Vodafone Holding Gmbh
20140243047 - Multifunctional keyboard for a mobile communication device and method of operating the same: An apparatus and method for telephony tone signal and character code generation for QWERTY keyboards includes a QWERTY style keyboard, a processor and a keyboard mode control software module. The QWERTY style keyboard has a plurality of letter keys, wherein each letter key is configured to generate a unique input... Agent: Blackberry Limited
20140243046 - Provisioning user attributes for use with mobile computing device: A mobile computing device hosts an operating system and mobile applications. A provisioning application communicates with a secure element and near field communication (NFC) subsystem. It causes display of an interface for users to enter personal attributes for storage in the secure element. Users discriminately select items from their personal... Agent: Lexmark International, Inc.
20140243048 - Compact plug-in noise cancellation device: A noise cancellation device (NCD) comprises a microphone, an analog-to-digital converter, a digital-to-analog converter, a rechargeable battery, and a processor. The NCD acquires an audio input, from an external device such as a stethoscope or a cell phone, and passes the analog data into an ADC (analog-to-digital converter) for signal... Agent: Signal Processing, Inc.
20140243049 - Gain control methods to control an adjustable power level: A method to control adjustable power levels uses a network of attenuators that includes a fixed attenuation and a variable attenuation. The method adjusts the variable attenuation to approach the fixed attenuation, provides gain to an attenuated signal in an amount proximate to the fixed attenuation to generate a compensated... Agent: Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
20140243050 - Mobile wireless communications device including a self-contained rechargeable battery pack with filter and related methods: A mobile wireless communications device may include a portable device housing, wireless communications circuitry carried by the portable device housing, and a self-contained rechargeable battery pack carried by the portable housing for powering the wireless communications circuitry. The self-contained rechargeable battery pack may include a battery casing, at least one... Agent: Blackberry Limited
20140243051 - Cell phone case: The invention provides a device for holding a cell phone in a “hands free” configuration so that the user can talk and listen to the cell phone without using hands to hold the cell phone. The device includes attachment means for holding a cell phone on the shoulder, upper arm,... Agent:
20140243052 - Handheld electronic device with cable grounding: A handheld electronic device may be provided that contains a conductive housing and other conductive elements. The conductive elements may form an antenna ground plane. One or more antennas for the handheld electronic device may be formed from the ground plane and one or more associated antenna resonating elements. Transceiver... Agent: Apple Inc.
20140243054 - Mobile device case with cushion devices: A case for a mobile device including a base wall and a plurality of side walls extending from the base wall to cover side surfaces of the mobile device. A plurality of cushion devices may pass through the side walls to cushion the mobile device from a force exerted upon... Agent: Superior Communications, Inc.
20140243053 - One piece co-formed exterior hard shell case with an elastomeric liner for mobile electronic devices: A one-piece co-formed exterior hard shell case with an elastomeric liner formed on the interior of the exterior hard shell for mobile electronic devices. This hard protective exterior shell allows the device maximum protection from impacts with sharp objects while the interior elastomeric portion that provides shock protection for the... Agent: Speculative Product Design, LLC08/21/2014 > 145 patent applications in 67 patent subcategories.
20140235159 - Vehicle cellphone blocker: The system will also emit a signal that allows law enforcement individuals to also identify that the system is in operation, and not turned off, or deactivated. The cell phone blocking system will only cover the internal area of the vehicle that affects the driver, and not affect cell phone... Agent:
20140235160 - Information distribution device, information distribution method, and information distribution program: An information distribution device includes a display unit, a reception unit, and a distribution unit. The display unit displays information of distributable full content. The reception unit receives a trial request for the distributable full content from the portable terminal. The distribution unit distributes, as trial content which is viewable... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20140235161 - Optimizing operation of a radio program: Exemplary embodiments provide for optimizing operation of a radio program operated by a host process. Aspects include analyzing the contextual information received from the plurality of client devices participating in the radio program and enabling enable the host process to manage the participation of the plurality of client devices based... Agent: Lemi Technology, LLC
20140235165 - Configuration of the modulation type of a near-field communication router: A method for configuring a first near-field communication device according to a modulation type transmitted by a second device, wherein: a decoder of the first device is configured to decode an overcoded type-B modulation; a signal received during a first time slot corresponding to the duration of a symbol of... Agent:
20140235164 - Connector: An apparatus for non-galvanic connection between two electrical circuits is described. A base-unit has an RF power source, a data link and an authentication controller. A contactless unit for communication with a base unit has an RF power receiver, a data link and an authentication controller. The base unit and... Agent: Nxp B.v.
20140235163 - Data transport in portable electronic devices: The described embodiments relate generally to a dielectric wave guide interconnect for an electronic device including a first routing circuit, a second routing circuit, and a dielectric wave guide coupling the first routing circuit to the second routing circuit. The interconnect may also include a first coupling element securing a... Agent: Apple Inc.
20140235162 - Wireless data communications: Near-field communication (NFC) is effected in a manner that ensures that messages are read. In accordance with one or more embodiments, an apparatus includes a NFC antenna, a NFC tag and a host connected to the NFC tag via both a data communication circuit and a field detection circuit. The... Agent: Nxp B.v.
20140235169 - Computer headset with detachable 4g radio: A headset computer includes a removablely attachable cellular radio. The cellular radio when detached from the headset computer may be coupled to a docking station for WIFI or similar network communication to the headset computer.... Agent: Kopin Corporation
20140235167 - Method and apparatus for connecting short-range wireless communication in terminal: A method and an apparatus for connecting short-range wireless communication in a terminal are provided. The method includes connecting with an external device through a short-range wireless communication unit, and after connecting with the external device, providing information about at least one other connectable external device.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20140235172 - Method and system for communicating between devices: A method and system for communicating between devices according to the present invention are provided. The method for communicating between the devices according to the present invention is used for communicating with a first terminal, and is carried out in a device having a capacitive touch screen. The method includes:... Agent: Electronics & Telecommunications Research Institute
20140235170 - Methods and systems for connecting multiple devices online: A method and system for establishing network connections among multiple devices are disclosed. The method includes the steps of a server establishing a network using Bluetooth and Wi-Fi technologies, and a first client initiating a Bluetooth connection or a Wi-Fi connection. The method further includes the steps of connecting the... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
20140235166 - System and method for wireless device pairing: Embodiments of the present invention include a system and method for wirelessly identifying and validating an electronic device in order to initiate a communication process with another device or a service. In an embodiment, the system includes a portable biometric monitoring device that is identified by a client device or... Agent: Fitbit, Inc.
20140235168 - System and method for wireless device pairing: Embodiments of the present invention include a system and method for wirelessly identifying and validating an electronic device in order to initiate a communication process with another device or a service. In an embodiment, the system includes a portable biometric monitoring device that is identified by a client device or... Agent: Fitbit, Inc.
20140235171 - System and method for wireless device pairing: Embodiments of the present invention include a system and method for wirelessly identifying and validating an electronic device in order to initiate a communication process with another device or a service. In an embodiment, the system includes a portable biometric monitoring device that is identified by a client device or... Agent: Fitbit, Inc.
20140235173 - Methods and apparatus for improving audio quality using an acoustic leak compensation system in a mobile device: Techniques for use in improving audio quality with use of an acoustic leak compensation (ALC) system in a mobile device are described. The mobile device includes a receiver and a microphone which is acoustically coupled to the receiver. A change in a signal power of signals received at the microphone... Agent: Blackberry Limited
20140235174 - Co-located frequency management and mitigation: System (201) for mitigating co-site interference includes a co-site filter bank (208) containing filters (2061, 2062, . . . 206n) which can be optionally selectively inserted in an antenna input/output path (2051, 2052, . . . 205n) of two or more transceivers (2041, 2042, . . . 204n). A control... Agent: Harris Corporation
20140235175 - Method to trigger in-device coexistence interference mitigation in mobile cellular systems: A method to trigger in-device coexistence (IDC) interference mitigation is provided. A wireless device comprises a first radio module and a co-located second radio module. The first radio module measures a received radio signal based on a plurality of sampling instances. A control entity obtains Tx/Rx activity of the second... Agent: Mediatek Inc.
20140235177 - Method and system for automatically identifying wireless signal quality of a region: A method for automatically identifying wireless signal quality of a region includes receiving signal quality information associated with wireless signals received by each of a plurality of mobile endpoints and receiving location information identifying locations of each of the plurality of mobile endpoints. The method also includes, based on the... Agent:
20140235176 - Performing inter-frequency measurements in a mobile network: Methods, apparatus and articles of manufacture for performing inter-frequency measurements in a mobile network are disclosed. Example methods disclosed herein include a mobile station receiving, from a network, one or more lists specifying a set of frequencies for which measurements are to be performed. Such example methods also include the... Agent: Blackberry Limited
20140235178 - Method for monitoring an operating state of a device and corresponding device and system: The present invention relates to a method for monitoring the operating state of a device, including a communication circuit and antenna for wireless transmission of signals to and from a base device arranged on the device, including the steps of: transitioning between first and second operating states, wherein the first... Agent: J. Schmalz Gmbh
20140235179 - Performance evaluation of services and applications on devices in live wireless environments: Services and applications running on devices placed in live wireless environments are tested and reported to determine the relative performance of the device under test. Multiple logs collected from the device under test are combined and transmitted to a remote backend system. The backend system stores and analyzes the combined... Agent: Airometric Wireless Inc.
20140235180 - Method and system for detecting an object or body based on changes in signal phases: Embodiments of the invention are directed to control devices configured for use with computing devices. More specifically, the present invention relates to methods and devices for performing presence detection of an object body near a device. The methods and devices described herein may include comparing a reference signal against an... Agent: Logitech Europe S.a.
20140235181 - Propagation time measurement device and electronic key system: A propagation time measurement device measures a propagation time of a transmission signal from when the transmission signal is transmitted, through wireless communication, from a base station to a terminal to when the transmission signal is returned to the base station from the terminal. Continuous waves having different frequencies are... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Tokai Rika Denki Seisakusho
20140235182 - Transmitter and receiver circuits: An RF transceiver apparatus has transmitter circuitry receiving transmission signals at a transmitter baseband frequency and converting the signals to a transmission frequency, and receiver circuitry receiving signals at a reception frequency and converting to a receiver baseband frequency. A first digital local oscillator and a first mixer convert between... Agent:
20140235183 - Interposer package structure for wireless communication element, thermal enhancement, and emi shielding: Embodiments of provide an integrated circuit (IC) device. The IC device can include a substrate having first and second opposing surfaces, an IC die electrically coupled to the first surface of the substrate, a plurality of contact members coupled to the first surface of the substrate, and an interposer. The... Agent: Broadcom Corporation
20140235184 - World band radio frequency front end module, system and method thereof: The present disclosure relates to a World Band Radio Frequency Power Amplifier and a World Band Radio Frequency Front End Module. The World Band Power Amplifier can contain at least one broadband power amplifier connected to a switch which can direct an RF input signal to a plurality of transmission... Agent: Micro Mobio Corporation
20140235185 - Envelope tracking power amplifier system with delay calibration: An envelope tracking power amplifier system time-aligns a supply voltage to an input signal to a power amplifier. The power supply operates in a static mode for low amplitude input signals and operates in a dynamic mode for high amplitude input signals. In the static mode, the power supply produces... Agent: Quantance, Inc.
20140235186 - Radio frequency signal transmission method and device: A method for generating a radio frequency signal, wherein a signal to be transmitted is decomposed into a weighted sum of periodic basic signals of different frequencies.... Agent: Stmicroelectronics S.a.
20140235187 - Front-end system for a radio transmitter: Front-end systems for a transmitter included in a radio device are disclosed. An example front-end system may comprise a voltage-to-power mixer. The voltage-to-power mixer may be configured to up-convert a baseband signal to a high-frequency signal by multiplying the baseband signal with a local oscillator signal. Additionally, the voltage-to-power mixer... Agent: Imec Vzw
20140235188 - Power management system for aircraft container tracking device: An RF asset tracking device for cargo containers that has an extended operational life, due to a power management system and multiple power sources. The device has a solar cell and high capacity supercapacitor as a principal power source and a rechargeable battery as an auxiliary power source. Control circuitries... Agent: Petari Usa, Inc.
20140235189 - Clock multiplexing for baseband automatic frequency correction: A wireless communications system includes a clock module, a communications module, a receiver module, and a baseband module. The clock module is configured to generate a first clock reference. The communications module is configured to operate in response to the first clock reference and independent of a corrected clock reference.... Agent: Marvell World Trade Ltd.
20140235190 - Methods and devices for reducing radio frequency interference: Devices and methods for selectively reducing interference in wireless signals through field nulling and signal cancelling by signal agnostic, intrinsically stable, analytic means.... Agent: Physical Devices, LLC
20140235191 - Reciprocal mixing noise cancellation in the presence of a modulated blocker: A method for reciprocal-mixing noise cancellation may include receiving, from a first mixer, a first signal comprising a wanted signal at a first frequency and a modulated signal at a second frequency. The modulated signal may be a product of a reciprocal-mixing of an unwanted signal with a phase noise.... Agent:
20140235192 - Prediction-based fm stereo radio noise reduction: The present document relates to audio signal processing, in particular to an apparatus and a corresponding method for improving the audio signal of an FM stereo radio receiver. In particular, the present document relates to a method and system for reducing the noise of a received FM stereo radio signal.... Agent: Dolby International Ab
20140235194 - Method and system for establishing an emergency call in a communications system: A method for establishing an emergency call between a user equipment within a radio coverage area and one of at least two points able to answer the call, the method comprising: receiving said emergency call request; determining a first estimate of the position of said user equipment within said coverage... Agent: Core Wireless Licensing, S.a.r.l.
20140235193 - Method, apparatus, and system for handling an alarm event: A method, an apparatus, and a system for implementing alarm event handling. The method includes: acquiring, by a first NodeB eNB, alarm event EM information reported by a user terminal UE; sending, by the first eNB, an EM notification that includes the EM information to at least one eNB that... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20140235195 - Interactive personal surveillance and security (ipss) systems and methods: Embodiments relating to an interactive personal surveillance and security (IPSS) system are provided for one or more users carrying one or more respective wireless personal communication devices (WCDs) that are capable of capturing and sending surveillance information (e.g., video, images, audio, sensor data, etc.) to one or more remotely located... Agent:
20140235196 - Determining telecommunication subscriber metrics: Information associated with a communication is gathered at a switching point during the routing process to determine subscriber metric information associated with an active service identifier. The information relates to the originator of the communication and the target. The information is compared to a provider database to determine a carrier... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140235198 - Merchant server programmed for user acquisition within a repeat payment computer system: A repeat payment computer system includes a merchant server and mobile billing operator server that are programmed for user acquisition through carrier billing and subsequent conversion to credit card billing. An advantage of the process is that the user does not have to enter credit card information for the default... Agent: Boku, Inc.
20140235199 - Paid instant message system and method for authenticating identities using a mobile telephone network: A paid instant message system and method that authenticate identities using a mobile telephone network, which comprise: a message server, user cell phone, and mobile telephone networks. The user cell phone has an instant messaging application installed therein. Each user account includes a specified charge for sending and receiving messages.... Agent:
20140235201 - Point of sales and customer support for femtocell service and equipment: A femto cell service framework is utilized for purchase and service of femtocell equipment and customer support thereof. A point of sale (POS) platform enables purchase of femtocell equipment based on a set of eligibility criteria. POS also allows purchase of add-on services. Direct fulfillment and post-sale transactions such as... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140235200 - Service awareness and seamless switchover between client based wifi access and mobile data network access: A system and method provides seamless switchover of a user device (UE) between a mobile data network and a wireless network while providing policy and charging control (PCC) of the data session in the mobile data network. A mobile core network component is made ASF aware to process user data... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20140235197 - Text-to-bill transaction processing system: A text-to-bill processing transaction system is described. A consumer transmits a text message having a merchant keyword component and a transaction details component. The merchant keyword component is used to find a select merchant server from a merchant server data store. The transaction details component is then routed to the... Agent: Boku, Inc.
20140235202 - Mobile billing operator server programmed for user acquisition within a repeat payment computer system: A repeat payment computer system includes a merchant server and mobile billing operator server that are programmed for user acquisition through carrier billing and subsequent conversion to credit card billing. An advantage of the process is that the user does not have to enter credit card information for the default... Agent: Boku, Inc.
20140235203 - Multiple-persona on mobile devices: Disclosed is a system and method of allowing multiple customer support organizations to establish virtual mobile management sessions with a mobile device using a multi-persona client on the mobile device that does not have to reconfigured for each of the multiple customer support organizations.... Agent: Aetherpal Inc.
20140235204 - Software application for intercepting phone call and text messages from specific contacts: A method for a software application is used to intercept unwanted phone calls or text messages for a cellular phone. The software application allows a user to manage their blacklist, which contain contacts that the user does not want to communicate with. When the software application receives an incoming or... Agent:
20140235209 - Connecting a personal mobile device to a vehicle communication unit: A method and apparatus for connecting a personal mobile device to a vehicle communication unit. The method involves automatically detecting the presence of a personal mobile device located at a vehicle, obtaining permission to connect the personal mobile device, and automatically connecting the personal mobile device to the vehicle communication... Agent: Gm Global Technology Operations LLC
20140235211 - Method and apparatus for single sign-on in a mobile communication system: The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for single sign-on in a mobile communication system. A method in which a browsing agent performs single sign-on in a mobile communication system according to the present invention comprises: a step of transmitting user-supplied identifier to a relay party (RP);... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140235208 - Method and apparatus for using service capability information for user plane location: Techniques for supporting location services in a user plane location architecture such as Secure User Plane Location (SUPL) are described. In an aspect, a terminal informs a location server of service capabilities of the terminal. The location server uses the service capabilities to request only location services supported by the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235205 - Method and systems for pairing a mobile device with a wireless network: Disclosed herein are systems and methods for associating a device with a network, such as a wireless network. One method comprises storing network identifying information for a network in a database, receiving contact information from a computing device, determining whether the contact information is associated with the network identifying information... Agent: Comcast Cable Communications, LLC
20140235207 - Method for cryptographically verifiable identification of a physical unit in a public, wireless telecommunications network: A method for identification of a physical unit (M) storing a secret identity (SIMEI) and an open identity (IMEI) in memory in a physical unit (M); generating a first parameter (CHv) in the testing device (P); sending an identity request (IR) with the first parameter (CHv) from the testing device... Agent: Ipcom Gmbh & Co. Kg
20140235210 - Method for managing embedded uicc and embedded uicc, mno system, provision method, and method for changing mno using same: The present invention relates to profile access credentials used for encoding profiles in a system comprising an mobile network operator(MNO), a subscription manager (SM), an embedded UICC (eUICC) and the like, that is, a method for storing/managing an eUICC publication key and a corresponding secret or the like inside the... Agent: Kt Corporation
20140235206 - Mobile terminal theft detection system: To detect the theft of a mobile terminal (TM) connected to a radiocommunication network (RR), a device (DA) capable of communicating with a location register (HLR) initially stores an IMSI identity and an IMEI number for the mobile terminal (TM) together with secret data (DonS) provided by the owner of... Agent:
20140235212 - Terminal and method of having conversation using instant messaging service therein: A terminal and method of having conversation using instant messaging service therein. The terminals displays a message conversation list including at least one message conversation item. Each of the at least one message conversation item represents a corresponding previous message conversation with a corresponding external device. The terminal displays, in... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20140235213 - Terminal based interactive voice response system with information prioritization: The aim of the invention is to provide a terminal based interactive IVR system, where the IVR functionality is served by the terminal, which allows a user of the IVR system to create personal action tree for each individual caller or also caller group, where the action tree can be... Agent: Nickelback Ou
20140235214 - Limiting processing of calls as text telephony calls: A communication node processes a call supported over a voice coded channel in a wireless communication network. The node tentatively designates the call as a voice call as soon as the call is initiated. While the call is designated as a voice call, the node limits processing of the call... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140235215 - Internet based conferencing system: An internet-based conferencing system simulates the experience of Citizens' Band (CB) radio communications without the use of CB radio transceivers. Instead of direct RF links between participants, the CBI system employs a combination of user-resident application software, central server-based conferencing software, GPS location data, and Voice over IP (VoIP) technology.... Agent:
20140235227 - Communication system, terminal, communication method and communication program: There is provided a relay server 20 relaying communications between terminals using an application. Each terminal 10 includes a voice call means 11 which performs a voice call process, and a voice call information transmission means 12 which, when the voice call process is performed by the voice call means... Agent: Nec Corporation
20140235223 - Concierge: Providing a contextual reminder to a mobile station includes determining a locus of the mobile station based on the position of the mobile station in both time and space. A first entry is read, where the first entry can be at least a task or an event. Both tasks and... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless
20140235229 - Connection release timers and settings: In accordance with the exemplary embodiments of the invention there is at least a method and an apparatus to generate a message including mobile device-specific information related to operation of a state transition timer for the mobile device, and send receiving a message from a wireless communication the generated message... Agent:
20140235219 - Control software for unlocking and relocking cellular telephones: Cellular telephone handsets often include electronic or software coding that “locks” them to a specific wireless network. Provided herein, is a method for provisioning locked handsets by unlocking them from their established network and relocking them on a new cellular network. The handset is connected in communication with the control... Agent:
20140235225 - Controlling access to a mobile device: Various arrangements for customizing a configuration of a mobile device are presented. The mobile device may collect proximity data. The mobile device may determine that a user has gripped the mobile device based on the proximity data. A finger length of the user may be determined using the proximity data.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235224 - Event handling system: A service that determines what event has occurred and provide a list of actions that the service can be performed in order to help the user through a hectic time period is disclosed. In one example, one or more modules can identify one or more events and transmitting an indication... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140235218 - Method and apparatus for controlling a small cell on or off procedure for coverage extension: The present invention relates to methods and apparatuses for supporting or controlling a small cell on or off procedure. The method may comprise steps of receiving, by the MSC from a Source Small Cell (SSC), a Cell Off Indication message including a Cell State Change Indication parameter indicating a cell... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20140235220 - Method and apparatus for processing application program, and mobile terminal therefor: The present disclosure, pertaining to the field of computer technologies, discloses a method and apparatus for processing an application program, and a mobile terminal therefor. The method includes: determining a current running state of an application program currently opened on a mobile terminal; performing a corresponding operation for the opened... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
20140235221 - Method and apparatus for processing application program, and mobile terminal therefor: The present invention relates to a processing method of a user equipment, including: detecting, by a user equipment in an active status, that user equipment capability of the user equipment has changed; and sending, by the user equipment, the changed user equipment capability of the user equipment to a base... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20140235226 - Method and apparatus for supporting machine-type communications with a mobile-originated-only mode: A method and apparatus for supporting machine-type communications (MTC) are disclosed. A wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) may configure itself to operate in a mobile-originated-only mode. The WTRU may perform no, or a subset of, radio resource control (RRC) idle and/or non-access stratum (NAS) idle/standby state procedures in the mobile-originated-only mode.... Agent: Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
20140235228 - Mobile terminal device, and control method for mobile terminal device: A mobile telephone includes a communication module, and a control module configured to perform background communication with respect to an application via the communication module. The control module restricts background communication, based on an activation history of the application in foreground. The control module includes a determination module configured to... Agent:
20140235222 - Systems and method for implementing multiple personas on mobile technology platforms: A mobile technology platform equipped with a display and a processor is provided. The platform comprises an operating system executed by the processor; and a software program configured to run on the operating system and further configured to establish a plurality of personas for a user of the mobile technology... Agent: Cellrox, Ltd.
20140235217 - Systems and methods for facilitating the acquisition of content: The present invention provides systems and methods for acquiring content (e.g., a ring tone or a ring view) for a communication device.... Agent: Music Choice
20140235216 - Using bodycom to modify the configuration of a device based upon context: Context of a device is controlled by a short-range wireless connectivity technology that uses the human body to transport wireless signals that may be easily distinguished between proximate locations, e.g., a vehicle driver location and a passenger location. The devices that communicate with this short-range wireless connectivity technology must be... Agent: Microchip Technology Incorporated
20140235230 - Device agent for remote user configuration of wireless network access: A method performed by a wireless end-user hardware device that is configured to connect to a wireless access network via associated device circuitry, the method including monitoring at a service interface layer attempts by the plurality of end-user applications to communicate over the wireless access network, determining that connectivity to... Agent: Headwater Partners I LLC
20140235231 - System of edge byte caching for cellular networks: The present invention is a method and system that reduces the amount of data traffic across communication links in a cellular network. In this system, the cellular device of a user receives and stores state information about a byte of data. During the implementation of the method of this invention,... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20140235232 - Method and device for storing plmn information on user equpment in wireless communicaton system: The present invention relates to a method of saving PLMN (public land mobile network) information of a user equipment in a wireless communication system and apparatus therefor. In particular, the present invention includes the step of determining a selected PLMN among at least one PLMN (public land mobile network), detecting... Agent:
20140235233 - Performance diagnosis of wireless equipment and a wireless network over out-of-band communication: Performance issues of wireless equipment (WE) or a wireless network are diagnosed through an alternative communication channel enabled by an alternative wireless network available to the WE. A service platform (SP) probes performance condition of the WE through a mobility control node (MCN) and, in response to a fault condition,... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20140235234 - Method for maintaining direct device-to-device communication in wireless access system supporting device-to-device communication and apparatus for supporting same: The present invention discloses methods for maintaining direct device-to-device communication when one device from devices that are in direct device-to-device communication performs a handover, and apparatuses for supporting same. A method for maintaining the direct device-to-device communication in the wireless access system, according to one embodiment of the present invention,... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20140235235 - Methods, systems, and computer readable media for optimization of bearer resources for ims roaming: Methods, systems, and computer readable media for optimization of bearer resources for IMS roaming are disclosed. According to one aspect a system for optimization of bearer resources for IMS roaming includes a home media resource function controller module (HMRFC) for managing local media resources and for selecting a visited media... Agent:
20140235236 - Service differentiation in a network sharing architecture: In an embodiment, there is provided a method for service differentiation in a network sharing architecture for a mobile network wherein an Access Network AN is shared by different Service Providers SPs, said method comprising at least one step based on an identification of an SP by an SP identity... Agent: Alcatel-lucent
20140235237 - Method and apparatus of searching for operator network in a multi-radio access technology environment: A method and apparatus of searching for an operator network in a multi-Radio Access Technology (RAT) environment are provided. The method, calculating a length of a sleep interval to perform background Public Land Mobile Network (PLMN) searching, comparing the length of the sleep interval with a predetermined reference parameter, if... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20140235238 - Multi-network terminal-proximity discovery using joint spectrum: A first mobile communication device is communicatively connected to a first network for receiving a first communication service in a first geographic area and in a first frequency-band. A second mobile communication device is communicatively connected to a second network, different from the first network, for receiving a second communication... Agent: Koninklijke Kpn N.v.
20140235240 - Method and device for establishing gs association: An embodiment of the present invention provides a method for establishing a Gs association, where the method includes: when a serving GPRS support node SGSN determines that an SGs association of a user equipment UE in an idle mode signaling reduction function ISR activated state is released, sending, by the... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20140235239 - Service creation using mobile device: A method may be performed by a mobile device. The method may include receiving subscriber input for a temporary service account for a user associated with a portable device and creating the temporary service account. The method may also include receiving, from the portable device via a local wireless network,... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing, Inc.
20140235241 - Eplmn transition mechanism for manual network registration: A method includes, in a mobile communication terminal configured to operate in a manual network registration mode, maintaining in a memory a list of one or more Equivalent Public Land Mobile Networks (EPLMNs) with which the terminal is permitted to register. Upon registering with a Public Land Mobile Network (PLMN),... Agent: Marvell World Trade Ltd.
20140235243 - Activation procedure for dormant cells: A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for wireless communication are provided. The apparatus may be a UE. The UE receives synchronization signals and an information block from a first base station. The information block includes information indicating whether the first base station is in a dormant state... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235246 - Cell discovery method, device, and system: A cell discovery method, device, and system are disclosed, which relate to the radio communications field, so as to purposefully perform small-scale search and measurement, thereby improving the search efficiency and saving power. The method includes: after receiving first radio frequency information of a handover area and second radio frequency... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20140235248 - Communication matching method, user equipment and base station: The present invention provides a communication matching method, a user equipment and a base station. The communication matching method includes: obtaining, by a second user equipment supporting a D2D function, D2D capability information of a serving base station of a cell to which the second user equipment currently belongs; obtaining,... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20140235247 - Method and apparatus for providing seamless call handoff between networks that use dissimilar transmission methods: Call handoff from an 802.1x network to a cellular network, and vice versa. A wireless device that has both cellular and 802.1x capability detects the strength of a cellular signal and of an 802.1x signal. If a call is taking place over the 802.1x network and the strength of the... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140235249 - Mobile communication system and method of information processing for improving user experience in the mobile communication system: The present invention relates to a method for processing information between mobile communication systems in order to prevent the degradation of user-experienced performance when different types of mobile communication networks are used. The method for processing information at user equipment (UE) to improve user-experienced performance of a mobile communication system... Agent:
20140235245 - Optimizing a handover behavior of a mobile radio communication network based on an extended record being associated with a user equipment: It is described a method for optimizing a handover behavior of a mobile radio communication network including at least a first base station and a second base station. The method includes (a) performing a handover of a user equipment from the first base station to the second base station, (b)... Agent: Nokia Siemens Networks Oy
20140235244 - Systems and methods for directing mobile device connectivity: Methods and systems are provided herein for selecting networks for a mobile communications device. Methods for selecting a network connection for a mobile communications device may include receiving signals that comprise location information of the mobile communications device and selecting a first network type or a second network type for... Agent:
20140235242 - Systems and methods for inter-radio access technology (rat) mobility: Methods and apparatus for providing inter-RAT mobility between 2G/3G and 4 networks are described. A UE camped or connected to a GERAN or UTRAN network may be configured to move, either directly or through network-controlled functions, to an LTE network to perform a data call. The UE may then return... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235250 - Local call local switching at handover: Described is a method for managing locally switched call connections in a wireless communication network comprising receiving, at a core network node, a first message indicating that a first user equipment connected via the locally switched call connection has been detected in a target radio access node and transmitting, triggered... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140235251 - Reducing communication silence when performing inter-technology handoff: To perform an inter-technology handoff, an indicator in a service request message is received by a mobile switching center (MSC). The indicator is to indicate to the MSC that an inter-technology handoff from a packet-data wireless access network to a circuit wireless access network has been requested. The behavior of... Agent: Apple Inc.
20140235252 - Radio base station device, handover control system, and handover control method: A radio cell station includes a call connection control section that controls a call connection of a radio personal station PS; and a position registration request section that requests, of a management device ME, a position registration. When a request for handover from a radio cell station CS3 to a... Agent:
20140235253 - Call routing among personal devices based on visual clues: Systems and methods may provide for identifying a plurality of devices and routing a call between a first device in the plurality of devices and a second device in the plurality of devices. The routing of the call may be in response to a visual condition with respect to a... Agent:
20140235254 - Femtocell measurements for macro beam steering: Attachment data collected by a set of femto access points (FAPs) is utilized to localize, predict, and/or weight potential wireless communication traffic within and between areas. Moreover, the attachment data can be indicative of user equipment (UE) density/traffic within coverage areas of respective femtocells. The attachment data can be consolidated... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20140235255 - Methods and arrangements for a coordination of frequency band selections for interfering uplink transmissions in a cellular network: A method in a base station for assisting in a coordination of frequency band selections for interfering uplink transmissions in a cellular network. The base station selects a first frequency band and a second frequency band. The first frequency band is to be used in the first cell for uplink... Agent:
20140235257 - Controlling fast dormancy: A user equipment, UE, in a radio communication network is given a threshold time value that the UE uses to decide whether it should trigger a fast dormancy request to a network node or not. The determination of the threshold time value can be adapted so that it minimizes UE... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
20140235256 - Radio communication system, radio base station apparatus, machine communication terminal and radio communication method: The present invention is designed to make it possible to reduce the cost required for a machine communication terminal when the network domain of the machine communication system employs an LTE system. With the radio communication method of the present invention, a radio base station apparatus allocates downlink signals to... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc.
20140235260 - Antenna to transceiver mapping of a multimode wireless device: Various arrangements for mapping antennas to transceivers are presented. A plurality of antennas may be present. Each antenna of the plurality of antennas may be configured to communicate using different radio technologies. A plurality of transceivers may be present. At least some of the transceivers of the plurality of transceivers... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235258 - Application server awareness of device capabilities in a wireless network: Capability information, relating to hardware and/or software capabilities of different types of mobile devices, may be used to tailor services provided to the mobile device based on the particular type of mobile device. In one implementation, a device, such as an application server that provide services to mobile devices, may:... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20140235259 - Controlling uplink transmit power in a plurality of basestations: A method for controlling uplink transmit power for a plurality of basestations in a mobile communications network is disclosed. The basestations may form a second layer within the network, and the network may comprise another plurality of basestations forming a first layer. The method comprises clustering the plurality of second... Agent:
20140235261 - Femtocell service through a secondary connection: System(s), apparatus(es), and method(s) are provided to for providing femtocell service through a secondary connection to a network gateway node that is part of a service provider network. The secondary connection can be established in response to at least one telecommunication performance condition of a primary connection to the network... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20140235262 - Method and apparatus for controlling system overload in a wireless communication system: The present invention relates to a method for controlling system overload in a wireless communication system. The method comprises: a first step in which a mobility management entity (MME) that has received a tracking region update request message from a first terminal transmits a location update request message to a... Agent:
20140235272 - Apparatus for transmitting location based messages from vehicles to stationary infrastructure: Apparatus for transmitting location based messages from vehicles (10) to a stationary infrastructure (14, 16), including at least one transponder (20) installed on a vehicle (10), at least one stationary base (18) in the form of a transceiver for exchanging signals with the transponder (20), a device (22) for measuring... Agent:
20140235265 - Dynamic proximity control system: An illustrative dynamic proximity control system uses proximity to a mobile user's mobile station as a proxy for predicting which of several remote-controlled targets the mobile user wishes to remote-control via the mobile station or via a centralized controller in communication with the mobile station. The system dynamically sorts, filters,... Agent: Homersoft Sp. Zo.o.
20140235266 - Focused assistance data for wifi access points and femtocells: Systems, apparatus and methods for reducing a long list of access points (APs) to a short list of access points are presented. Advantageously, a mobile device only needs to search for and measure access points on the short list to determine a position fix, thereby saving battery power, reducing a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235263 - Method and apparatus for determining a change in position of a location marker: The disclosure is directed to determining a change in position of a location marker. In an aspect, it is determined whether the location marker is in a motion state or a static state using sensors integrated into the location marker, in response to the determining, one or more reachable nodes... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235273 - Method for determining position of terminal in cellular mobile communication system: Disclosed is a method for determining the position of a terminal. The method for determining the position of a terminal belonging to an overlay network environment comprises: a step in which the terminal transmits a position determination request to a positioning server; and a step in which the terminal receives,... Agent:
20140235267 - Method for recognizing position of mobile robot by using features of arbitrary shapes on ceiling: The present invention provides a method for recognizing a position of a mobile robot by using arbitrarily shaped ceiling features on a ceiling, comprising: a providing step of providing a mobile robot device for recognizing a position by using arbitrarily shaped ceiling features on a ceiling which includes an image... Agent: Korea University Research And Business Foundation
20140235271 - Method for reporting position information together with other information in a wireless communication system and apparatus for supporting same: According to one aspect of the present invention, a reporting method in a wireless communication system is provided. The method comprises: determining a service state; controlling positioning for acquiring position information based on the service state; acquiring information on the position of a terminal according to the positioning mode determined... Agent:
20140235264 - Modifying navigation assistance parameters of a mobile-based positioning capability based on observations gathered by a network-based positioning capability: Various methods, apparatuses and/or articles of manufacture are provided which may be implemented to obtain navigation assistance parameters (NAP) for a mobile device for use by the mobile device in estimating its movement and/or position within a particular environment based, at least in part, on wireless signal(s) acquired by the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235268 - System and method for dynamically monitoring status in location services: A method and system for reporting a location of an asset. The method includes: receiving a location tracking request for the asset; dynamically determining a status of the asset; and allowing acquisition of the location of the asset based on the determined status. The method further includes: obtaining the location... Agent: Technocom Corporation
20140235270 - Time of arrival based positioning system: A TOA positioning system can be implemented that employs a calculated initial location of a wireless network device. For each of a plurality of reference wireless network devices, a distance between the wireless network device and the reference wireless network device is determined based, at least in part, on a... Agent:
20140235269 - Tracking locations of a computing device and recording locations of sensor units: Systems, methods and apparatuses of tracking locations of a computing device and recording locations of sensor units are disclosed. One method includes tracking a location of a computing device within the area, coupling the computing device with a least one of a plurality of sensor units, and identifying and recording... Agent: Enlighted, Inc.
20140235275 - Calendar integration methods and systems for presentation of events having combined activity and location information: A method includes receiving geo-location data collected over time period. The geo-location data is associated with a monitoring device. The method further includes receiving motion tracking data of the monitoring device. The motion tracking data is collected over time period. The method includes identifying one or more activities. The activities... Agent: Fitbit, Inc.
20140235277 - Crowd formation based on wireless context information: Systems and methods are disclosed for forming crowds of users based on wireless contexts of corresponding mobile devices of the users. In general, wireless contexts of mobile devices of a number of users are obtained. For each mobile device, the wireless context of the mobile device includes a wireless Personal... Agent: Waldeck Technology, LLC
20140235274 - Handheld impact notification and avoidance system: In some implementations, a handheld mobile device detects possible impact with or from another object, and in response, provides notice of the possible impact and provides information on evasive action to avoid the impact.... Agent: Times Three Wireless Inc.
20140235279 - Method and means for browsing by walking: A mobile station is arranged to determine its location, which is searched against street addresses from a database, and at least one matching street address is retrieved. The street address is searched on the mobile station and/or over the network. The search engine conducts a search in the mobile station... Agent:
20140235276 - Personally attended service notification based on temporal and spatial proximity: A computer system may notify a user about personally attended services satisfying temporal-spatial criteria. The computer system may use a user location and/or information on already scheduled events to determine whether a personally attended service satisfies the temporal-spatial criteria. Travel time may be determined and included when determining whether the... Agent:
20140235278 - Systems and methods for position based services in a mobile device: A method of constructing a position sensitive screensaver on a mobile device comprises acquiring a position for the mobile device, reporting the position, receiving information for selected information categories based on the reported position, and displaying the received information on the mobile device, when the mobile device is idle. The... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20140235280 - Focused assistance data for wifi access points and femtocells: Systems, apparatus and methods for reducing a long list of access points (APs) to a short list of access points are presented. Advantageously, a mobile device only need to search for access points on the short list thereby more quickly discovering access points, saving battery power, determining a position fix... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235281 - Mobile terminal and method of transferring or receiving data using the same: The present invention relates to a mobile terminal including an input unit; a communication unit; a location information unit configured to obtain location information related to the mobile terminal; and a controller configured to: receive a message and a recipient through the input unit, determine a location information transfer mode... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20140235283 - Enhancements to wireless networks to support short message service (sms) communication in the packet switched domain: Technology for communicating a short message service (SMS) communication in a packet switched (PS) domain of a serving general packet radio service (GPRS) support node SGSN in a Universal Terrestrial Radio Access Network (UTRAN). In one embodiment, a PS support module is configured to receive a request message from a... Agent:
20140235284 - Method, apparatus and system for processing short message: A method for processing a short message provided in an embodiment of the present invention includes: determining, by a network element in a 2G or 3G network, that a current service type is short message, and a user equipment (UE) is in an idle state; and sending, by the network... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20140235285 - Mobility management entity having mobile switching center functionality: A Mobility Management Entity (MME) comprises at least one entity or layer having Mobile Switching Center (MSC) functionality to support a Short Messaging Service (SMS) between a network and a mobile station by employing Machine-to-Machine (M2M) or Machine Type Communication (MTC) protocols. A first state machine entity or layer that... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20140235282 - User interruptibility aware notifications: Various technologies described herein pertain to detection of an opportune time period to deliver a notification. Responsive to receipt of the notification (e.g., at a user device), analysis of an attention state of a user can be initialized. Further, the opportune time period to deliver the notification can be detected... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20140235286 - Continuous interface maintenance for group communications to a wireless communication device group: A system, method, and computer device that selectively maintain an open interface to a communication control device that is controlling wireless communication to at least one of a plurality of wireless communication devices that are in a communication group, such as a push-to-talk (PTT) group. In one embodiment, the wireless... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235287 - Apparatus, system and method of transmit power control for wireless communication: Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, systems and/or methods of transmit power control for wireless communication. For example, an apparatus may include a controller to control a plurality of transmit powers of a plurality of directional beams formed by an antenna array to transmit a wireless communication. The controller may control... Agent:
20140235288 - Self calibration of downlink transmit power: Transmit power (e.g., maximum transmit power) may be defined based on the maximum received signal strength allowed by a receiver and a total received signal strength from transmitting nodes at the receiver. Transmit power may be defined for an access node (e.g., a femto node) such that a corresponding outage... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235289 - Transmission power control on a wireless communication device for a plurality of regulated bands or component carriers: A wireless communication device is configured for performing uplink transmission power control. The wireless communication device includes a processor and instructions stored in memory. The wireless communication device performs uplink transmission power control for multiple regulated frequency bands or component carriers. The wireless communication device determines a total transmission power... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20140235290 - Method of controlling sound input and output, and electronic device thereof: A method employed by an electronic device comprising establishing communication between the electronic device and a sound processing device to activate sound input and output units of the sound processing device and deactivate sound input and output units of the electronic device. At least one item of measurement information of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140235291 - Method and apparatus for over-the-air activation of neighborhood cordless services: A method for providing local cordless service comprises the steps of receiving subscriber neighborhood zone selection input so that a mobile telephone equipped subscriber may place or receive calls for a fixed rate, for example, per month without having to pay radio frequency air time charges any time they are... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property Ii, L.p.
20140235292 - Mobile communications radio receiver for multiple network operation: A mobile communications radio receiver for multiple radio network operation includes an RF unit for generating a first down-converted signal from a radio signal received from a first radio network and a second down-converted signal from a radio signal received from a second radio network. Further, the receiver includes a... Agent:
20140235293 - Personal health monitoring system: A personal health monitor device comprising memory for collecting and storing attributes from an individual and a processor for quantizing each attribute in such a way as to indicate a normal range for that attribute and for measuring deviations from that normal range. The processor further calculates the well-being of... Agent:
20140235294 - Method and apparatus for providing phonebook using image in a portable terminal: A method and apparatus for providing a phonebook using an image in a portable terminal are provided. The method includes recording contact information in metadata of an image, and performing a linkage function using the image having the contact information recorded therein.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20140235296 - Handheld electronic device with text disambiguation: A handheld electronic device includes a reduced QWERTY keyboard and is enabled with disambiguation software. The device provides output in the form of a default output and a number of variants. The output is based largely upon the frequency, i.e., the likelihood that a user intended a particular output, but... Agent: Blackberry Limited
20140235295 - Incoming call processing method of mobile terminal, mobile terminal and storage medium: An incoming call processing method of a mobile terminal and a mobile terminal, and the method includes: displaying, by a mobile terminal, a customized slidable incoming call interface when an incoming call is received; receiving an answering or rejecting slide operation instruction triggered by a user on the customized slidable... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
20140235297 - Portable electronic device, touch operation processing method, and program: In a portable electronic device, time and effort of a user is reduced while performing mode switching that reflects the user's intention. The portable electronic device includes a first touch sensor, a second touch sensor, and a processing unit which performs a first process when the first touch sensor detects... Agent: Nec Casio Mobile Communications, Ltd.
20140235298 - Detachably integrated battery charger for mobile cell phones and like devices: A cell phone charger comprises a main body having embedded therein a charging circuit configured to receive line AC voltage and to convert it to a DC voltage suitable for charging the mobile device. AC prongs fold into the body in a stowed position and a connection structure formed integrally... Agent:
20140235301 - Configurable dc-dc converter: A method includes, in a mobile communication terminal that is powered by a DC-DC converter and is operated by a user in accordance with multiple possible usage scenarios, determining a usage scenario according to which the terminal currently operates. One or more parameters of operation for the DC-DC converter are... Agent: Marvell International Ltd.
20140235299 - Parallel arrangement of asynchronous buck converters for advanced power capability: A method and apparatus for extending the driving capacity of a power management device are provided. The method involves determining an energy requirement for the operation of a power management device. Next, the method compares the energy requirement for the operation of a power management device with a capability of... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20140235300 - Programmable transmit continuous-time filter: A programmable-current transmit continuous-time filter (TX-CTF) system can be included in a radio frequency (RF) transmitter. The input of the TX-CTF can receive a baseband transmission signal, and the output of the TX-CTF can be provided to an upconversion mixer for conversion to RF for transmission. The TX-CTF includes amplifier... Agent: Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
20140235302 - Attachable mobile phone keypad device: The present invention includes a telephone keypad adapted to be mounted to a back surface of a mobile telephone, a mobile telephone including such keypad. The keypad includes a plurality of alphanumerical keys adapted for allowing text entry into the mobile telephone; and an attachment part for mounting the keypad... Agent:
20140235303 - Protective carrying apparatus for a cellular phone and essential personal items: A protective carrying apparatus is designed to protect a cellular phone from any physical damage and to hold essential personal items such as coin or paper currency, credit or debit cards, and identification cards. The apparatus is configured to resemble a handbag or purse. The apparatus includes a formfitting phone... Agent: Pursecase LLCPrevious industry: Ventilation
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