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 Heating cooker patent thumbnailHeating cooker
Heating chamber for heating food, a steam generating device for generating steam, steam chamber disposed in heating chamber, and steam introduction channel for introducing steam generated by the steam generating device to steam chamber are included. Steam chamber discharge channel for introducing water accumulated in steam chamber to outside of steam chamber is provided.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


 Method of controlling wireless communication channels, wireless communication network, and wireless communication device patent thumbnailMethod of controlling wireless communication channels, wireless communication network, and wireless communication device
A method of controlling wireless communication channels used in a plurality of wireless communication networks, the method includes performing, by a first wireless communication network, wireless communication using a first wireless channel, performing, by a second wireless communication network, wireless communication using of the first wireless channel, identifying a first value indicating a number of the wireless communication networks each of which performs wireless communication using the first wireless channel interfering with the wireless communication in the first wireless communication network, identifying a second value indicating a number of the wireless communication networks each of which performs wireless communication using the first wireless channel interfering with the wireless communication in the second wireless communication network, and switching, when the first value is greater than the second value the first wireless channel used by the first wireless communication network to a second wireless channel.. .
Fujitsu Limited


 Techniques for remotely managing device connectivity in response to cellular network outages patent thumbnailTechniques for remotely managing device connectivity in response to cellular network outages
Computer-implemented techniques involve detecting, by a server having one or more processors, a first cellular connection between a computing device and a first cellular network of a first cellular carrier associated with a mobile virtual network operator (mvno), detecting, by the server, an outage of at least the first cellular network of the first cellular carrier, in response to detecting the outage of the first cellular network, determining, by the server, an alternate communication channel by which to communicate with the computing device, and transmitting, by the server, a carrier switch instruction to the computing device via the alternate communication channel, wherein receipt of the carrier switch instruction causes the computing device to: (i) terminate the first cellular connection and (ii) initiate a second cellular connection with another cellular network of different second cellular carrier associated with the mvno.. .
Google Inc.


 System and  establishing secure communication channels with internet things (iot) devices patent thumbnailSystem and establishing secure communication channels with internet things (iot) devices
A system and method are described for establishing secure communication channels. For example, one embodiment of a system comprises: an iot device comprising secret/counter processing logic/circuitry to generate a master secret, the master secret to be transmitted to an iot service; one or more iot hubs to receive the master secret from the iot service over a first secure communication channel, at least one of the iot hubs to use the master secret to establish a second secure communication channel with the iot device..
Afero, Inc.


 Bandwidth aware network statistics collection patent thumbnailBandwidth aware network statistics collection
Herein disclosed are systems, methods, and apparatus for controlling data usage statistics in network-connected devices. The ‘stats’ collection can be suppressed during minimum window periods, thereby reducing cpu and resources usage needed to processes the stats collection.
Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc.


 System and  improving call center communications patent thumbnailSystem and improving call center communications
Methods and systems route requests for service in a call center. A non-transitory computer-readable medium stores data representative of a queue of customers waiting to be serviced.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.


 Server side adaptive bit rate control for http streaming clients patent thumbnailServer side adaptive bit rate control for http streaming clients
Methods and systems are described for adaptively transmitting streaming data to a client. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving, in a server, a request for a data asset from the client, transcoding at least an segment of the data asset according to initial transcoding parameters, transmitting a first fragment of the transcoded segment of the data asset from the server to the client over a communication channel, generating an estimate of a bandwidth of the communications channel at least in part from information acknowledging reception of at least the first fragment of the transcoded segment of the data asset by the client, generating adaptive transcoding parameters at least in part from an estimate of a bandwidth of the communications channel, the estimate generated at the server, transcoding a further segment of the data asset according to the adaptive transcoding parameters, and transmitting the further segment of the data asset..
Arris Enterprises Llc


 System and  preventing security breaches in an internet of things (iot) system patent thumbnailSystem and preventing security breaches in an internet of things (iot) system
A system and method are described for preventing security breaches in an iot system. For example, one embodiment of a system comprises: an internet of things (iot) device comprising a wireless communication module to establish communication with a plurality of iot hubs over local wireless communication channels; advertising control logic to transmit first advertising beacons to the plurality of iot hubs of a user indicating that the iot device is connectable; the advertising control logic to begin transmitting a second advertising beacon to iot hubs indicating that the iot device is not connectable if the iot device establishes a connection with a first iot hub, the iot hubs other than the first iot hub to report the not connectable status of the iot device to an iot service; and a connection security module of the iot service to determine whether the iot device is connected to any known iot hub upon receiving the not connectable status from one or more of the iot hubs; wherein if the connection security module cannot identify a known iot hub to which the iot device is connected, then an alert condition is generated..
Afero, Inc.


 Mutual authentication with symmetric secrets and signatures patent thumbnailMutual authentication with symmetric secrets and signatures
A client and server negotiate a secure communication channel using a pre-shared key where the server, at the time the negotiation initiates, lacks access to the pre-shared key. The server obtains the pre-shared key from another server that shares a secret with the client.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.


 Using hardware based secure isolated region to prevent piracy and cheating on electronic devices patent thumbnailUsing hardware based secure isolated region to prevent piracy and cheating on electronic devices
System and methods for using secure isolated technology to prevent piracy and cheating on electronic devices. In some examples, an electronic device can use hardware based secure isolated technology to store a first portion of an application in computer memory, and store a second portion of the application in a hardware based secure isolated region of the computer memory, the second portion of the application including an encrypted portion and a plaintext portion the electronic device can further use the hardware based secure isolated technology to establish a secure encrypted communication channel with a server, send data to the server via the secure encrypted communication channel, receive a decryption key from the server via the secure encrypted communication channel, and decrypt encrypted portion using the decryption key.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


Method and system for reconstructing unmanned aerial vehicle formation communication topology based on minimum cost arborescence

The present disclosure provides a method and system for reconstructing uav formation communication topology based on minimum cost arborescence, the method comprising: monitoring broadcast communication channel, and judging whether communication failure occurs in uav in formation; modifying formation communication diagram according to the type of communication failure when communication failure occurs in the uav; calculating minimum cost arborescence of modified formation communication diagram, and reconstructing uav formation communication topology according to calculation results. The present disclosure realizes rapid reconstruction of communication topology so as to avoid occurrence of uav collision accident and restore formation after detecting communication failure, by modifying formation communication diagram according to the type of communication failure and calculating minimum cost arborescence of modified formation communication diagram to reconstruct uav formation communication topology when communication failure occurs in uav..
Hefei University Of Technology

Ethernet magnetics integration

An integrated circuit is disclosed and includes an ethernet physical layer (phy) with a plurality of communication channels. The communication channels coupled to a corresponding plurality of terminals.

Secure communications

A system including a sensor, a computing device and a wireless access point (wap). The sensor in response to receipt of an initiation signal, via a first communication channel, from a relatively proximal computing device, is arranged to generate and store first security information and to transmit, wirelessly via a second communications channel, a first message comprising information representing at least a part of the first security information.
Airbus Operations Gmbh

Data processing method and apparatus

The present invention includes a data processing method used for implementing data transmission between multiple carriers and a harq entity. A terminal receives mapping relationship information sent from a base station, where the mapping relationship information is used to indicate a mapping relationship between a harq entity of the terminal and a frequency resource configured by the base station for the terminal.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Molecular communication system, operating molecular communication system and molecular reception nanomachine

A molecular communication system includes a plurality of molecular transmission nanomachines randomly located in a first space, a molecular reception nanomachine and a molecular transmission channel. The molecular reception nanomachine is located in the first space, and receives at least one information molecule representing first data from an l-th molecular transmission nanomachine to obtain the first data based on the at least one information molecule.
University-industry Cooperation Group Of Kyung Hee University

Uplink training for mimo implicit beamforming

A first communication device determines that a second communication device is capable of using a transparent implicit beamforming technique to determine steering matrices for transmitting to the first communication device via a forward multiple input multiple output (mimo) communication channel. In response to determining that the second communication device is capable of using the transparent implicit beamforming technique, the first communication device transmits at least a certain number of data units to the second communication device using a maximum number of spatial streams during a time period of a certain duration when the first communication device is otherwise using less than the maximum number of spatial streams to transmit other data units to the second communication device.
Marvell World Trade Ltd.

Electronic device

An electronic device includes a battery module, a first switch circuit, a connector, a voltage stabilizer and a controller circuit. The controller circuit is coupled to the connector and the first switch circuit.
Quanta Computer Inc.

Super junction power semiconductor devices formed via ion implantation channeling techniques and related methods

Semiconductor devices include a silicon carbide drift region having an upper portion and a lower portion. A first contact is on the upper portion of the drift region and a second contact is on the lower portion of the drift region.
Cree, Inc.

Systems and methods for adaptive scanning

A system for collection information from a sample includes a scan generator having a first communication channel and a second communication channel. The first communication channel provides data communication between the scan generator and one or more sampling location movement devices.
Edax, Incorporated

Systems and methods for monitoring a parking space

Systems and methods are provided for monitoring a parking space with a sign. A sensor monitors the parking space and generate sensor data.
General Motors Llc

System and driving assistance along a path

Various aspects of a system and method for driving assistance along a path are disclosed herein. In accordance with an embodiment, a unique identifier is received from a communication device at an electronic control unit (ecu) of a first vehicle.
Sony Corporation

Integrated virtual cognitive agents and message communication architecture

A virtual cognitive agent (vca) system comprises social media communication channels integrated with machine cognition engines. The vca system connects to an external message platform and accesses posted messages.
Accenture Global Solutions Limited

Utilizing deep learning for automatic digital image segmentation and stylization

Systems and methods are disclosed for segregating target individuals represented in a probe digital image from background pixels in the probe digital image. In particular, in one or more embodiments, the disclosed systems and methods train a neural network based on two or more of training position channels, training shape input channels, training color channels, or training object data.
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Object identification through electromagnetic tag signature

In an approach for identifying an object using an electromagnetic tag, an electromagnetic signal is received by a sensor, wherein the electromagnetic signal originates from an electromagnetic tag affixed to an object, and wherein the electromagnetic signal passes through a physical propagation channel. A processor searches a database for an electromagnetic signature corresponding to the electromagnetic signal, wherein the database comprises, at least, object information associated with the electromagnetic signature.
International Business Machines Corporation

System, usb type-c connector and method to transmit encoded data

A system, usb type-c connector and method are provided herein to transmit encoded data across a usb cable from a transmitter circuit included within a transmitting port of a usb type-c connector. The method described herein may generally include detecting a voltage generated at a configuration channel (cc) pin of a transmitting port of a usb type-c connector, setting a voltage at an output node of the transmitter circuit equal to the voltage detected at the cc pin before the output node of the transmitter circuit is connected to the cc pin, subsequently connecting the output node of the transmitter circuit to the cc pin, and transmitting the encoded data from the transmitter circuit through the cc pin to the usb cable..
Silicon Laboratories Inc.

Data processing circuit and data processing method

This invention discloses a data processing circuit and a data processing method. The data processing method controls data transmission between a usb control unit and a usb interface, and includes the steps of: detecting a voltage of a configuration channel pin of the usb interface to generate a detection signal; determining whether the usb control unit and the usb interface are connected according to the detection signal; and performing an audio signal processing procedure when the usb control unit and the usb interface are not connected..
Realtek Semiconductor Corporation

System and avoiding diseqc conflicts

Method for avoiding diseqc conflicts in a receiver connected to a coaxial cable wherein the receiver utilizes the unicable communication, the method being characterized in that it comprises the steps of: obtaining a list of an identified group of receivers, the group being organized according to an identified order; using a second communication channel (102) to communicate with at least one other receiver from said identified group; receiving a token over the second communication channel (102); transmitting a diseqc command over the unicable bus only when said token has been received; after executing said diseqc command (405), transmitting said token, over the second communication channel (102), to the next receiver identified by said order.. .
Advanced Digital Broadcast S.a.

Extending trusted hypervisor functions with existing device drivers

Systems, methods, and computer program products to perform an operation comprising executing a device driver in a private logical partition on a compute host, wherein the device driver is configured to execute in an environment different than an environment of a hypervisor of the compute host, establishing a communication channel between the private logical partition and an adjunct partition executing on the compute host, and configuring, responsive to a command sent by the adjunct partition to the device driver via the communication channel, a physical function of a single root i/o virtualization (sr-iov) device of the host system.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Vconn pull-down circuits and related methods for usb type-c connections

Vconn pull-down circuits and related methods are disclosed for usb type-c connections. A device is connected through a usb type-c connection to a separate device using connections including a cc (configuration channel) pin and a vconn (connection power) pin.
Silicon Laboratories Inc.

Drift tracking feedback for communication channels

A memory controller having a data receiver to sample data at a sample timing using a strobe signal, wherein the data and the strobe signal are sent by a memory device in connection with a read operation initiated by the memory controller, and a strobe receiver to receive the strobe signal, wherein a phase of the strobe signal has a drift relative to a reference by an amount. The memory controller further having a monitoring circuit to monitor the strobe signal and determine the amount of the drift, and an adjustment circuit to update the sample timing of the data receiver based on the amount of drift determined by the monitoring signal..
Rambus Inc.

Sampled measurement data stream control

Sampled measurement data stream is controlled in an electrical network by measuring at least one measurement value in a remote device; detecting in the remote device at least one phenomenon of interest or request for connection from the central device; activating by the remote device a communication channel for sampled measured values between the remote device and a central device in response to the detection of the phenomenon of interest or the request for a connection from the central device; and sending the measurement value from the remote device to the central device through the communication channel for sampled measured values.. .
Abb Schweiz Ag

Exterior stucco wall construction with improved moisture drainage

An exterior stucco wall construction comprising: a wall frame; sheathing attached to the outer side of the wall frame; a moisture collection channel mounted along a lower margin of the sheathing and having an inner flange, an outer flange, and a support floor extending therebetween, the collection channel further having a plurality of apertures arranged in spaced relation adjacent and along the inner flange; a vapor barrier attached to the sheathing and covering a portion of the upper flange of the collection channel; a moisture impervious board having an inner side provided with drain means to facilitate the downward drainage of moisture to a lower edge located within the collection channel and resting upon its support floor; lath wire secured over the outer side of the board; and, at least one coat of stucco applied over the lath wire.. .

Liquid jet head and liquid jet apparatus

A liquid jet head includes: a nozzle plate including a nozzle array, the nozzle array including a plurality of nozzle holes each extending in a z direction, the nozzle holes being arranged side by side in an x direction; a head chip disposed in a +z direction with respect to the nozzle plate and including ejection channels communicating with the respective nozzle holes; a manifold disposed in a +y direction with respect to the head chip, the manifold being configured to support the head chip by a face facing a −y direction and including an ink flow path communicating with the ejection channels; and a drive board supported on the face facing the −y direction of the manifold and electrically connected to the head chip.. .
Sii Printek Inc.

Liquid jet head and liquid jet apparatus

A liquid jet head includes: a head chip including a channel to be filled with ink; a manifold that supports the head chip and includes an ink flow path communicating with the ejection channel; and a heater and a drive board that are supported on the manifold and heat ink inside the ink flow path. The ink flow path extends in a meandering manner..
Sii Printek Inc.

Device and irradiating the eye

A device and a method for irradiating the cornea of an eye, wherein the device includes at least the following elements: a ring body, which has a bearing surface embodied concentrically about the longitudinal axis of the device for the purpose of fastening the device on the eye, an irradiation channel for irradiating the cornea, which is located inside the ring body, a light source, which, in the operationally-ready state of the device, is attached inside the ring body for emitting light in the irradiation channel, wherein the bearing surface for fastening the device is arranged outside the irradiation channel, which has the result that the irradiated area itself is not additionally loaded by bearing surfaces of the device.. .

Dilation system and using the same

A method of forming an access opening through a psoas muscle to a patient's spine includes laterally inserting a stimulating dilator into the psoas muscle. The stimulating dilator has a stimulation channel formed in an outer surface thereof.
Depuy Synthes Products, Inc.

Apparatus and transmitting/receiving paging channel signal in wireless communication network

A method of transmitting paging in a wireless communication network is provided. The method includes transmitting a plurality of paging channels using a plurality of distinct transmitting (tx) beams in a paging available interval by a paging transmitter (pt), each of the plurality of paging channels comprising same paging information; and transmitting a plurality of synchronization channels (schs) and/or broadcast channels (bchs) using a plurality of distinct tx beams, each of the plurality of schs comprising a synchronization sequence, and each of the plurality of bchs comprising system parameters, wherein the tx beams are transmitted in one or more time durations through one or more antenna arrays..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

System and transitioning to a vehicle network resource

Systems and methods for transitioning between networks are disclosed. A multifunction device detects a vehicle network advertisement beacon over a first communication channel.
Apple Inc.

Wireless communication methods and apparatus

In an embodiment a wireless communication method in an access point of a wireless network is disclosed. The access point comprises a wireless network interface configured to be switchable between a plurality of wireless communication channels.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Communication apparatus and control the same

Issues are addressed by providing a control method including executing first search processing for searching for a second apparatus by using a predetermined communication channel used for a first wireless connection and second search processing for searching for the second apparatus by using the predetermined communication channel in a succession of the first search processing in a state in which the first wireless connection is established and executing third search processing for searching for the second apparatus by using a first communication channel other than the predetermined communication channel and fourth search processing for searching for the second apparatus by using a second communication channel other than the predetermined communication channel in a succession of the third search processing in a state in which the first wireless connection is established in a case where the second apparatus is not discovered by the first search processing and the second search processing.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

System and a multi-channel notification service

A system and method for multichannel notifications that includes configuring an account for notifications within a multitenant platform for multi-channel notifications, which further includes receiving configuration for a set of participant binding resources, wherein the set of participant binding resources comprises endpoint addressing resources, where an endpoint addressing resource specifies a communication address and a communication channel identifier; receiving a notification request on behalf of an account, the notification request comprising at least one targeting property; and executing notifications in accordance to the notification request and the configuration of the participant binding resources of the account by selecting endpoint addressing resources that are accessed from the participant binding resources using the targeting properties of the notification request and transmitting notifications to communication addresses over a set of different communication channels as indicated by the selected endpoint addressing resources.. .
Twilio, Inc.

Communication apparatus and communication method

A communication apparatus capable of secure wireless communication by using a certificate, comprises: a determining unit that determines, in the communication apparatus, one of whether a first mode which operates as a role in deciding a communication channel used for direct wireless connection with a communication target apparatus is activated and whether a second mode which executes role decision processing of deciding whether to operate as the role in deciding the communication channel used for the direct wireless connection with the communication target apparatus is activated; and a control unit that executes certificate generation processing before being connected to the communication target apparatus if the determining unit determines that the first mode is activated and obtain the certificate held in the communication apparatus before executing the role decision processing if the determining unit determines that the second mode is activated.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatus and establishing secure communication channels in an internet of things (iot) system

An apparatus and method are described for secure communication between iot devices and an iot service. For example, one embodiment of a system comprises: an internet of things (iot) service to establish communication with an iot device through an iot hub or a mobile user device; a first encryption engine on the iot service comprising key generation logic to generate a service public key and a service private key; a second encryption engine on the iot device comprising key generation logic to generate a device public key and a device private key; the first encryption engine to transmit the service public key to the second encryption engine and the second encryption engine to transmit the device public key to the first encryption engine; the first encryption engine to use the device public key and the service private key to generate a secret; the second encryption engine to use the service public key and the device private key to generate the same secret; and wherein once the secret is generated, the first encryption engine and the second encryption engine encrypt and decrypt data packets transmitted between the first encryption engine and the second encryption engine using the secret or using a data structure derived from the secret..
Afero, Inc.

System and methods for determining channel characteristics

A system for determining communication channel characteristics includes a transmitter comprising a bit sequence generator and a frame processing and modulator unit, where the frame processing and modulator unit is configured to generate a transmission frame comprising an embedded bit sequence generated by the bit sequence generator and at least one embedded side channel field, the transmitter further configured to transmit the transmission frame over a communications channel, a receiver in communication with the transmitter over the communications channel and configured to receive the transmission frame, and a data processor, in communication with the receiver through a data processor interface, configured to receive the transmission frame from the receiver, the processor further configured to process the transmission frame to detect and analyze distortions in a waveform corresponding to the transmission frame generated during the transmission over the communications channel based on the embedded bit sequence and the at least one embedded side channel field.. .
The Boeing Company

Method and system for establishing a secure communication tunnel

A computer-implemented method for establishing a secure communication tunnel between a device and a server is provided. The method comprises the server receiving a session request from the device to establish a secure tunnel.
Visa International Service Association

Method and system for secure data transmission

One embodiment described herein provides a system and method for establishing a secure communication channel between a client and a server. During operation, the client generates a service request comprising a first dynamic message, transmits the first service request to the server, which authenticates the client based on the first dynamic message, and receives a second dynamic message from the server in response to the first dynamic message.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

User-initiated migration of encryption keys

Aspects of various embodiments are directed to applications utilizing secret keys for authentication and/or encrypted communication. In certain embodiments, authentication data is provided from a source network communication device to a target network communication device that allows a computing server to verify that the key migration has been is authorized by the source network communication device.
Nxp B.v.

Communication an air control center

The invention relates to a communication system for an air control centre, comprising a first public communication channel, a second secure communication channel, at least one voice communication device for exchanging voice data on each of the two communication channels, at least one management station comprising a control interface and a display interface and designed to manage the voice data exchanges and to control the branching of the voice data into each of the two communication channels, a first stand-alone processing module and a second stand-alone processing module for generating a display in a secure manner on said display interface.. .
Cs Systèmes D'information

Monetization of interactive network-based information objects

An information objects is defined that is representative of a real-world entity (e.g., a product or a service). The information object may be stored in a data store.
Excalibur Ip, Llc

System and transmission of appointment data

A method for transmission of appointment data includes receiving an available appointment at a server sent from a medical provider over a communications network. The server includes a processor and a memory that stores patient data and medical provider data.

Dynamic menus for multi-prefix interactive searches using predictive text to yield targeted advertisements

The present invention includes systems and methods for retrieving information via a flexible and consistent targeted search model that employs interactive multi-prefix, multi-tier and dynamic menu information retrieval techniques (including predictive text techniques to facilitate the generation of targeted ads) that provide context-specific functionality tailored to particular information channels, as well as to records within or across such channels, and other known state information. Users are presented with a consistent search interface among multiple tiers across and within a large domain of information sources, and need not learn different or special search syntax.
Tropare, Inc.

Illumination optics for euv projection lithography

An illumination optical unit for euv projection lithography includes a field facet mirror and a pupil facet mirror. A correction control device, which is used for the controlled displacement of at least some field facets that are usable as correction field facets, which are signal connected to displacement actuators, is embodied so that a correction displacement path for the correction field facets is so large that a respective correction illumination channel is cut off at the margin by the correction pupil facet so that the illumination light partial beam is not transferred in the entirety thereof from the correction pupil facet into the object field..
Carl Zeiss Smt Gmbh

Firearm barrel cleaning jag and apparatus using same

A firearm barrel cleaning jag is provided that includes a body defined by a longitudinal axis. A spear tip extends from a distal end of the body relative to an attachable end adapted to engage a cleaning rod.

Refrigeration apparatus

An air conditioning apparatus uses r32 as a refrigerant, and includes a compressor, a condenser, an expansion mechanism, an evaporator, an intermediate injection channel, a suction injection channel, a switching mechanism, a branch flow channel, first and second injection opening adjustable valves, an injection heat exchanger, a refrigerant storage tank, a bypass channel, and a control part. The switching mechanism switches between an intermediate injection condition in which refrigerant flows in the intermediate injection channel, and a suction injection condition in which refrigerant flows in the suction injection channel.
Daikin Industries, Ltd.

Pump for an additive

The invention relates to a pump (2) intended to pump an additive in an scr system for a vehicle. The pump is configured to rotate in a first direction of rotation in order to convey additive stored in a tank towards an injector via an injection channel.
Plastic Omnium Advanced Innovation And Research

Solar desalination process and equipment

A system for desalination of salt water using solar energy. The system includes an inner channel for flow of salt water there through, the inner channel having a cover thereover that is water vapor impermeable yet uv transparent or transmissive.

Method for charging an energy store in a motor vehicle with readiness signalling, and charging system

A method for charging an energy store in a motor vehicle by inductive energy transmission from an energy transmission unit to the motor vehicle is disclosed. The energy transmission unit can be anchored in a stationary manner on an accessible surface and is part of an inductive charging station.
Daimler Ag

Centrifuge rotor core with partial channels

A rotor core is provided that includes a rotor length defined along an axis of rotation and a plurality of separation channels. The plurality of separation channels having a channel length extending along the axis of rotation a distance that is less than the rotor length.
Alfa Wassermann, Inc.

Spinal endoscope with novel elongate rigid tube

The present disclosure provides a spinal endoscope comprising an imaging device and an elongate rigid tube coupled to the imaging device, wherein the tube receives therein: a lens coupled to the imaging device to allow observation of a tissue; at least one irrigation channel to allow injection of a cleaning liquid to secure a view for surgery; a working channel to allow passage of a surgery-tool therethrough to a target location, and an optical fiber to allow irradiation of light beams, the spinal endoscope being characterized in that the working channel includes a first portion with a circular arc cross-sectional shape face-contacting and partially corresponding to an inner circumference of the elongate rigid tube, and a second portion with a linear cross-sectional shape, wherein the second portion connects both ends of the first portion.. .
Techcord Co., Ltd

Cylindrical emitter with filter and injecting a filter into such an emitter

The cylindrical emitter (3) with water filter is welded into a pipe (2), the filter develops in the internal concave surface of the emitter and is comprised of a collection channel (4) developing preferably peripherally and to an arc of large magnitude incorporating considerable number of orthogonal openings (5) formed by the side walls (11) of shallow channels (12) that cross perpendicular the collection channel (4) extended to a considerable length front and rear of the openings (5). Every opening (5) cones ponds to a shallow channel (12), the shallow channels are parallel to the flow (14) of the water and are preferably raised over the internal concave surface of the emitter.

Radio download control channel

New radio download numerology allocation information may be obtained through master information block data, system information block data, radio resource control signals, or signals or a physical downlink numerology indication channel, and used along with a reference signal detected in a search space to obtain resource element positions in an antenna port reference signal in a resource block that belongs to a particular band slice according to a reference signal allocation scheme for a band slice numerology. A physical download control may then be decoded based upon one or more resource elements of the reference signal, allowing the connection of, e.g., an enhanced mobile broadband, massive machine type communication, or ultra-reliable/low-latency application to a communications network thereby.
Convida Wireless, Llc

Dynamic allocation of wireless channels for applications

One embodiment provides a method for dynamic allocation of wireless channels for applications. The method comprises receiving first control data indicating a first wireless media device selected from multiple wireless media devices to activate at a first pre-determined time.
Alteros, Inc.

Communication apparatus, communication control method, and communication system

A communication apparatus includes a communication unit for making communication with a smartphone by use of one communication channel via wi-fi communication, a communication state determination unit for determining whether a communication state of wi-fi communication is good, a communication channel search unit for searching a communication channel to be switched via communication with a base station in lte-laa communication when it is determined that the communication state is not good, and a communications switching unit for switching the communication channel used for wi-fi communication to the searched communication channel, thereby searching a communication channel to be switched by use of other lte-laa communication while the wi-fi communication with the smartphone is being kept.. .
Alpine Electronics, Inc.

Frequency channel setting method and base station apparatus

Provided is a method for setting a communication channel for a base station employing carrier aggregation, which enables simultaneous use of radio waves at a plurality of frequency bands of different frequencies or a base station apparatus for setting a communication channel in accordance with carrier aggregation, which enables simultaneous transmission and reception at a plurality of frequency bands of different frequencies. At least one of a downlink frequency channel in a first frequency band and a downlink frequency channel in a second frequency band is set such that a frequency range of harmonics of an uplink frequency range in the first frequency band does not overlap a downlink frequency range in the second frequency band, the first frequency band and the second frequency band being included in the plurality of frequency bands for use in carrier aggregation..
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Video stream synchronization

A system clock reference is transmitted to user devices (1, 2, 3) over a short range communication channel (40) and used to calculated a clock offset. The clock offset is stored together with a user identifier in a server memory (15), from which the clock offset can be retrieved when receiving the user identifier together with a video stream (21, 22, 23) of video frames (31, 32, 33) tagged with respective timestamps.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Intelligent sensor network

A sensor network with multiple wireless communication channels and multiple sensors for surveillance is disclosed. The network may enable object detection, recognition, and tracking in a manner that balances low-power monitoring and on-demand high-speed data transferring..
Tijee Corporation

System and implementing application functionality within a network infrastructure

A system and method for implementing functionality within a network on behalf of first and second devices communicating with each other through the network. A front-end device is provided within the network that communicates data traffic with the first device.
Circadence Corporation

Method and providing integrity check data

Provided is a method of a device transmitting integrity check data. The method includes establishing a voice communication channel with at least one other device, determining a size of a packet to be transmitted through the established voice communication channel based on a bandwidth of the communication channel, detecting a user's voice from an input signal, selectively inserting integrity check data for checking the integrity of data to be transmitted into the packet based on a result of the detection, and transmitting the packet to the at least one other device..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Communication channel calibration for drift conditions

A method and system provides for execution of calibration cycles from time to time during normal operation of the communication channel. A calibration cycle includes de-coupling the normal data source from the transmitter and supplying a calibration pattern in its place.
Rambus Inc.

Synchronization in wireless communications

Aspects of the present disclosure describe synchronizing frequency and/or timing in a wireless communication system. A synchronization channel frequency can be determined as one of a plurality of possible synchronization channel frequencies within a frequency band.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Flexible transmission mode and report format selection for d2d

There is disclosed a method for operating a wireless device, the wireless device being device-to-device (d2d) enabled. The method comprises determining feedback on one or more than one communication channel comprising at least one channel of d2d communication and sending different reports on the feedback to different targets..
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Digital representations of analog signals and control words using different multi-level modulation formats

A method implemented by a transmitter, comprising encoding digital in-phase and quadrature-phase (iq) data associated with a plurality of analog signals according to a first multi-level modulation format to produce a modulated iq signal, encoding control information associated with the plurality of analog signals according to a second multi-level modulation format that is different from the first multi-level modulation format to produce a modulated control signal, aggregating the modulated iq signal and the modulated control signal via time-division multiplexing (tdm) to produce an aggregated tdm signal, and transmitting the aggregated tdm signal over a communication channel.. .
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

Communication system for telephone line access with crosstalk mitigation

The present disclosure includes systems and techniques relating to wired communication channels, such as telephone lines in a bundled telephone cable. In some implementations, a system includes telephone lines bundled together, electronic equipment including a first transceiver device for each of the telephone lines, which is configured to coordinate transmissions over a respective telephone line; and second transceiver devices coupled respectively with the telephone lines such that each second transceiver device is respectively paired with a first transceiver device; each pair of first and second transceiver devices is configured to communicate over the respective telephone line connecting the pair using a medium access control (mac) cycle split into predefined time slots for downstream communication and upstream communication; and the first transceiver devices are synchronized with each other to align the mac cycle and the predefined time slots across the telephone lines..
Maxlinear Asia Singapore Pte Ltd.

Adjustable over-current detector circuit for universal serial bus (usb) devices

A current detector circuit includes a current sense amplifier, coupled to a sense resistor, to receive a pair of input voltages and to output a first indicator signal responsive to a sensed input voltage difference produced by a sensed current passing through the sense resistor. The current detector circuit includes a comparator coupled to the current sense amplifier, the comparator to compare the first indicator signal to a reference voltage signal and output an interrupt signal responsive to the first indicator signal exceeding the reference voltage signal; and a reference voltage generator circuit coupled to the comparator, the reference voltage generator circuit to select the reference voltage signal from a plurality of reference voltages according to a first selector signal received from a configuration channel of a serial bus connector device..
Cypress Semiconductor Corporation

Real time video summarization

System, apparatus, method, and computer readable media for on-the-fly captured video summarization. A video stream is incrementally summarized in concurrence with generation of the stream by a camera module.
Intel Corporation

Method and notch reflector projection system

One variation of a system for serving augmented visual content to a user includes: a visor including a substrate of a transparent material and a reflective coating applied across the substrate, configured to selectively reflect visible light within a first reflection channel, and configured to transmit wavelengths of visible light outside of the first reflection channel, wherein the first reflection channel spans a first band of wavelengths; a projection system configured to project visual content in a first output channel onto an interior surface of the visor, the first output channel including a first peak-power wavelength of visible light within the first reflection channel and excluding wavelengths of visible light outside the first reflection channel; and a support structure configured to locate the visor on the user's head with the visor in a field of view of the user and configured to locate the projection system relative to the visor.. .
Fusar Technologies, Inc.

Fet based humidity sensor with barrier layer protecting gate dielectric

An illustrative humidity sensor may include a substrate having a source and a drain, wherein the drain is laterally spaced from the source. A gate stack is provided in the space between the source and the drain to form a transistor.
Honeywell International Inc.

Device for dispensing a liquid medium

A device for dispensing a liquid medium (26) from a container (1), comprising a housing (13), a metering drum (2) accommodated therein and a sealing disk (14), the housing (13) having a drum outlet (3) and a system air admission structure (22), and the sealing disk (14) having an admission opening (12) and a drum inlet (4). The metering drum (2) comprises a metering chamber (5), a chamber outlet (6) and a chamber inlet (7).
F + K Innovationen Gmbh & Co. Kg

Greywater control valve

A greywater control valve includes: a housing having an input port and at least two output ports; and an insert including a port connection element and a vent. A rotary greywater control valve includes: a housing including: an input port; a first output port; and a second output port; and an insert that rotates within the housing, the insert including: a connection channel that couples the input port to one of the first output port and the second output port; and a vent channel that couples the connection channel to one of the output ports.

Patient-specific partial knee guides and other instruments

A patient-specific unicompartmental tibial guide has a patient-specific body with an inner surface. The inner surface is preoperatively configured to nestingly conform and mate in only one position with an anterior portion and a proximal portion of a tibial bone of a specific patient.
Biomet Manufacturing, Llc

Apparatus, controlling a load device via a power line by using a power negotiatiion protocol

The present invention proposes to use a power negotiation connection (e.g. The vbus channel) of a power delivery interface for transmitting or receiving control commands or, respectively, status information to/from a lighting device.
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.

Orthogonal frequency division multiple access for wireless local area network

A communication device assigns a plurality of different orthogonal frequency division multiplex (ofdm) tone blocks for a wireless local area network (wlan) communication channel to a plurality of devices. At least a first assigned ofdm tone block has a first frequency bandwidth that is less than a smallest bandwidth of a legacy wlan communication protocol.
Marvell World Trade Ltd.

Establishing secure communication at an emergency care scene

Among other things, we describe a system that includes a first medical device for treating a patient at an emergency care scene, the first medical device including a processor and a memory configured to detect a request for a connection between the first medical device and a second medical device for treating the patient at the emergency care scene, the request for connection including an identifier of the second medical device, responsive to receiving the request for connection, enabling a wireless communication channel to be established between the first medical device and the second medical device based on the identifier of the second medical device and an identifier of the first medical device; and enabling transmission and/or exchange of patient data between the first medical device and the second medical device via the wireless communication channel. Such communications with more than two devices may also be possible..
Zoll Medical Corporation

Offline map download

A system discloses analyzing global positioning system (gps) parameters of a mobile device to determine if the mobile device is outside a predetermined range and if it is determined that the mobile device is outside the predetermined range, communicating a notification to the mobile device to download maps on the mobile device using an alternate communication channel.. .
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Accessing cp channels with lp terminals via wavefront multiplexing

An apparatus comprises a wavefront muxing processor receiving first and second input signals to generate first and second output signals on first and second communication channels, respectively, the first and second output signals being at a common frequency slot and having relative differential amplitude and phase delays; and an amplitude and phase adjustment element located at one of the first and second communication channels to adjust the relative differential amplitude and phase delays using an adjustment amount to reduce interference in the first and second communication channels. The first output signal is a weighted sum of the first input signal and the second input signal that is phase shifted by a second phase shift.
Spatial Digital Systems, Inc.

Method and system for timed event evaluation

A timing unit and method useable with a computer and user input includes a circuit and a timer. The timer establishes a reference signal having periodic occurrence and receives a trigger signal from the user input.
Interactive Metronome, Inc.

Apparatus for security enhancement in closed circuit television using hardware security module and the method by using the same

The present invention relates to an apparatus for security enhancement in closed circuit television (cctv) using hardware security module and the method by using the same, in which the apparatus is configured to encrypt video data in the process of encoding raw images photographed from ip (internet protocol) camera or packetizing the encoded images by using hsm (hardware security moule) embedded in the ip camera, to enable a user to play the encrypted video data after decrypting the encrypted video data by using encryption key which is periodically created and discarded, and not to provide the video data to unauthenticated decvices by constructing secure communication channels among ip camera, user terminal and nvr based on authentication key. Thus, the apparatus prevents the video data from being leaked into network as the video data are non-encrypted and makes it impossible to decrypt the encrypted video data even if the encrypted video data are leaked into network..
System And Application Technologies Co., Ltd.

Wearable device for real-time monitoring of parameters and triggering actions

A system provides healthcare monitoring and actuation of a user. The system establishes, via the distributed network, an operative communication channel with a wearable device of a user; generates and transmit a healthcare application to the wearable device via the operative communication channel; authenticates the wearable device at a first time based on at least receiving the indication that the user is in possession of the wearable device; determines that the user continues to remain in possession of the wearable device; identifies one or more trigger events associated with the user, wherein the one or more trigger events comprise healthcare trigger events, activity trigger events and location trigger events; and initiates one or more proactive response actions in response to the one or more trigger events..
Bank Of America Corporation

Electronic device and outputting electronic document in electronic device

An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display configured to output a screen on which a web browser is executed, an input device comprising input circuitry configured to integrate with the display or be independent of the display, a communication circuit configured establish a communication channel with the network via a wired or wireless communication connection, a processor configured to be electrically connected with the communication circuit, the display, and the input device, and a memory configured to store a program and instructions for the web browser and be electrically connected with the processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Secure application distribution systems and methods

Systems and methods are described that use software diversification techniques to improve the security of mobile applications. Embodiments of the disclosed systems and methods may, among other things, facilitate secure application distribution through deployment of diverse of applications in an application distribution channel.
Intertrust Technologies Corporation

Pressure driven microfluidic injection for chemical separations

Methods that allow independently applied pressures to a bge reservoir and a sample reservoir for pressure-driven injection that can inject a discrete sample plug into a separation channel that does not require voltage applied to the sample reservoir and can allow for in-channel focusing methods to be used. The methods are particularly suitable for use with a mass spectrometer..
The University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill

Co-injection nozzle for an injection moulding device for producing multi-layered injection-moulded products

A co-injection nozzle for an injection moulding device for producing multi-layered injection-moulded products. The nozzle includes: a central bore; a valve needle for opening and closing a nozzle opening; an annular inner melt channel for the first melt; an annular central melt channel for a second melt; and an annular outer melt channel for the first melt, the inner, central and outer melt channels being fluidically combined in the nozzle tip to form a concentrically-layered melt stream.
Fostag Formenbau Ag

Prevention and screening method

The present invention relates to a method of preventing or reducing one or more adverse post-anaesthetic effects in a patient, comprising treating the patient with low level laser therapy (lllt) prior to anaesthesia and/or during anaesthesia and/or following anaesthesia, and to a method for assessing whether a patient is at risk of suffering from adverse post-anaesthetic effects, comprising determining whether the patient contains a polymorphism in a gene encoding one of the following proteins: (a) protein associated with assembly and disassembly of microtubules; (b)ion channel protein; (c) membrane stability protein; (d) melanocortin systems proteins; (e) proteins associated with alzheimer's and/or parkinson's vulnerability; or (f) proteins associated with migraine.. .

Fail-safe drug infusion therapy system

A fail-safe drug infusion system, including a user interface controller (uic) and at least one pump motor controller (pmc), with protocols that enable the pmc to operate therapy delivery for a limited amount of time if the uic fails or the communication link between the uic and the pmc is interrupted. Includes synchronization methods to synchronize the delivery information back to the uic after the uic reboots or after the communication link is restored.
Icu Medical, Inc.

Methods, compositions, and kits for treating pain and pruritis

The invention features a method for inhibiting one or more voltage-gated ion channels in a cell by contacting the cell with (i) a first compound that activates a channel-forming receptor that is present on nociceptors and/or pruriceptors; and (ii) a second compound that inhibits one or more voltage-gated ion channels when applied to the internal face of the channels but does not substantially inhibit said channels when applied to the external face of the channels, wherein the second compound is capable of entering nociceptors or pruriceptors through the channel-forming receptor when the receptor is activated. The invention also features a quarternary amine derivative or other permanently or transiently charged derivative of a compound that inhibits one or more voltage-gated ion channels when applied to the internal face of the channels but does not substantially inhibit said channels when applied to the external face of the channels..
The General Hospital Corporation

Suction head with improved adherence to the surface to be vacuumed

A suction head for a vacuum cleaner or the like is described, said suction head comprising: a base plate with a base plate channel open towards a surface to be vacuumed, a suction channel in fluid communication with the base plate channel, main wheels for moving said suction head on the surface to be vacuumed, and a bracket for connecting said main wheels to said base plate, wherein said bracket is connected to said base plate in a rotatable manner so that said base plate is tiltable with respect to the main wheels.. .
New Ermes Europe S.r.l.

Method for controlling a wireless communication unit

In a method for downloading subscription information to an identification unit connected to a wireless communication device operating within a cellular network, which includes at least one packet gateway node and a remote provisioning server being connected to it, the wireless communication device operates in a mode with limited access to the remote provisioning server. The method includes submitting a request comprising an authentication identifier and access information relating to one remote provisioning server from the identification unit on an assigned communication channel to the cellular network, forwarding at the cellular network said request using a connection tunnel preconfigured according to said access information from the packet gateway node to the remote provisioning server addressed by said access information, and providing a response message comprising data relative to subscription information through said preconfigured connection tunnel to the identification unit, when subscription information is detected..

Communication channel enhancement

A system for automatic authentication of service requests includes authentication of a remote access device. This authentication may be accomplished automatically prior to text or audio communication between a customer and a service agent.

Communication enhancement methods

A system for automatic authentication of service requests includes authentication of a remote access device. This authentication may be accomplished automatically prior to text or audio communication between a customer and a service agent.

Pre-authorization of public key infrastructure

One embodiment provides a method for pre-authorizing public key infrastructure communication between entities, the method comprising: utilizing at least one processor to execute computer code that performs the steps of: determining if pre-authorization is required from a remote device to establish a communication channel between a first entity and a second entity; establishing a shared secret value between the first entity and the remote device; receiving, at the second entity, from the remote device, proof of pre-authorization, thereby pre-authorizing communication between the first and second entity, wherein the pre-authorization is based on the shared secret value; and storing the proof of pre-authorization for any subsequent communication with the first entity. Other aspects are described and claimed..

Quantum-authenticated clock signal

The present disclosure is directed to a system and method of distributing time information to enable synchronization in an authenticated manner via a quantum channel. A source device may transmit a timing signal, t on a communication channel from the source device to a receiver device.

Periodic calibration for communication channels by drift tracking

A method and system that provides for execution of a first calibration sequence, such as upon initialization of a system, to establish an operation value, which utilizes an algorithm intended to be exhaustive, and executing a second calibration sequence from time to time, to measure drift in the parameter, and to update the operation value in response to the measured drift. The second calibration sequence utilizes less resources of the communication channel than does the first calibration sequence.

Fuel cell

A fuel cell includes a power-generation channel provided on a surface of a cathode-side separator which faces a mea and a cooling channel provided on a surface of the cathode-side separator opposite to the mea. Air flows through the power-generation channel and the cooling channel.

Systems and methods for cmos-integrated junction field effect transistors for dense and low-noise bioelectronic platforms

A complementary metal oxide semiconductor (cmos)-integrated junction field effect transistor (jfet) has reduced scale and reduced noise. An exemplary jfet has a substrate layer of one dopant type with a gate layer of that dopant type disposed on the substrate, a depletion channel of a second dopant type disposed on the first gate layer, and a second gate layer of the first dopant type disposed on the depletion channel and proximate a surface of the transistor.

Automated merchandising based on social media chatter

In an approach to automated merchandising, one or more computer processors detect access to an electronic store by a user. The one or more computer processors determine a location of the user.

Connecting consumers with service providers

A request is received from a consumer of services to consult with a service provider having a service provider profile that satisfies at least some attributes in a set of attributes that define a suitable service provider; an available service provider satisfying at least some of the attributes in the set of attributes is identified; and a communication channel is provided to establish a communication between the consumer of services and the identified service provider.. .

Publisher and share action integration in a user interface for automated messaging

Disclosed are some implementations of systems, apparatus, methods and computer program products for publisher and share action integration in a user interface (ui) for automated messaging. In some implementations, information is displayed in a first component and in a second component in a ui on a display.

Adapter for a cell holder of a spectrofluorometer

Disclosed herein are spectrofluorometric adaptors for cell holders in spectrofluorometers and uses of the adapters in spectrofluorometric methods that enable fluorescence detection from surfaces of a microcell in conventional horizontal-beam spectrofluorometers equipped with standard cell holders and having multiple excitation channels.. .

Multisensory interface control method, multisensory interface control apparatus, and multisensory interface system

A multisensory interface control method for a multisensory interface that includes a plurality of information transmission channels, each of which performing information transmission by utilizing one or a plurality of five senses is provided. The multisensory interface control method includes: estimating a user status indicating at least one of an emotional status and an attentional status of a user; setting weightings each of which indicates a degree of importance of a corresponding information transmission channel in accordance with the user status estimated; and changing allocations of a plurality of sets of partial content that configure content transmitted via the multisensory interface, the allocations changed in accordance with the weightings..

Aiding device and system for stably producing food-grade chlorine dioxide solution with high purity

The present invention discloses a flow generating device for an electrolytic cell, comprising a plurality of helical circulation channels and a coolant supply unit. The plurality of helical circulation channels are configured to be provide at an outer peripheries of an electrolytic cell that is for producing gaseous chlorine dioxide, and each of the helical circulation channels is provided with at least one coolant inlet.

Heating, ventilation and/or air-conditioning device for a motor vehicle

The invention relates to a heating, ventilation and/or air-conditioning device (1) for a motor vehicle, characterised in that it comprises at least one first air circulation channel (3), at least one second air circulation channel (4), and means (5, 6) for generating an air stream in the first air circulation channel (3) and/or in the second air circulation cannel (4), the device (1) also comprising means for the inflow of a cleaning product (13, 16) ending in the first air circulation channel (3) and/or in the second air circulation channel (4).. .

Fluid ejection device

A fluid ejection device includes a fluid slot, at least one fluid ejection chamber communicated with the fluid slot, a drop ejecting element within the at least one fluid ejection chamber, a fluid circulation channel communicated with the fluid slot and the at least one fluid ejection chamber, and a fluid circulating element communicated with the fluid circulation channel. The fluid circulating element is to provide on-demand circulation of fluid from the fluid slot through the fluid circulation channel and the at least one fluid ejection chamber..

Combination vacuum and towelette mop

An improved cleaning head for a vacuum assembly. The cleaning head has a body with a bottom surface.

Method for performing an interaction from a communicating device configured to establish a wireless communication channel and corresponding telecommunication system

A method envisions that a first device equipped with a wireless communication channel performs discovery operations and becomes discoverable on the wireless communication channel. The attributes of the devices detected during such operations are sent from the first device operating as a client, together with its unique system identification code, to a computer server that implements a detection service in proximity in a certified manner and is associated with a database comprising a list of attributes for devices registered with the service using such database.
Proxtome, Inc.

Downlink synchronization

The present application is at least directed to an apparatus on a 5g network. The apparatus includes a non-transitory memory including instructions stored thereon for performing configuration of an initial access signal in the 5g network.
Convida Wireless, Llc

Apparatus and synchronizing and obtaining system information in wireless communication system

A base station and terminal use methods of obtaining synchronization and system information in a wireless communication system. An operation of a base station includes generating a synchronization signal to be transmitted through a synchronization channel (sch), generating a broadcast signal to be transmitted through a broadcast channel (bch), and transmitting repetitively the sch and the bch by performing beamforming on the channels with different transmission beams..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Channel-sensitive power control

A communication receiver which applies signal processing for quantitatively estimating receive signal factors such as communication channel quality, signal characteristics, and overall system received bit error rate (ber) or packet error rate (per) and which applies a general algorithm for mapping these estimated factors to control receiver performance and minimize power consumption.. .
Maxlinear, Inc.

Communications method, device, and system

A communications method, device, and system for solving the connection and communications efficiency problem due to the presence of a large number of cells. The method comprises: a first local controller determines that a user equipment needs to establish a data bearer; data bearer configuration information for transmitting user data is generated; the data bearer configuration information is transmitted to a first local gateway and/or at least a first small base station, so that the network element entity that has received the data bearer configuration information establishes a data transmission channel according to the data bearer configuration information, the user equipment belonging to the first local controller and the first local gateway, the first small base station providing services to the user equipment..
China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology

Enhanced machine-type communications cell acquisition using narrow band synchronization channel

Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communication are described for utilizing narrow band (nb) synchronization channel(s) for enhanced machine-type communications (emtc) cell acquisition. The methods, systems, and devices may perform a first portion of cell acquisition using an nb acquisition signal.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Control signaling transmission method in mcptt architecture and related device

A control signaling transmission method in a mission critical push to talk (mcptt) architecture and a related device, where the method includes establishing, by a policy and charging rule function (pcrf) entity, a connection channel between the pcrf entity and an mcptt application server, and transmitting, by the pcrf entity, control signaling for policy and charging to the mcptt application server using the connection channel. Hence, the control signaling for policy and charging can be transmitted between the pcrf and the mcptt application server, and the transmission efficiency of the control signaling for policy and charging can be improved..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Method and distribution channel for creating ancillary revenue streams from related media content

A method for creating revenue for content related to a broadcast program and a related subscription distribution channel and web page. The method includes providing a subscription distribution channel that is accessible by a user, obtaining the content related to the broadcast program, and making the content available to the user via the subscription distribution channel.
Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

Maximum sustainable encoding bit rates for video downloads

Described embodiments include a system that includes a network interface and a processor. The processor is configured to identify, via the network interface, a state of congestion in a communication channel between a base station belonging to a cellular network and a client device, to calculate, responsively to the state of congestion, a maximum sustainable encoding bit rate (msebr) for a video that is being downloaded by the client device, from a server, via the communication channel, the video being encoded at a plurality of different predefined bit rates, and to inhibit the client device, in response to calculating the msebr, from downloading a segment of the video that is encoded at any one of the predefined bit rates that exceeds the msebr.
Vasona Networks Inc.

Establishing and managing connections for real time communications

Methods and systems related to supporting real time communications are disclosed. In one type of a real time communication session, prior to an offer and acceptance to perform real time communications, a communication channel may be established between a caller device and a callee device.
Comcast Cable Communications , Llc

Method and system for establishing a secure communication channel

A system comprising a first terminal and a second terminal, wherein the first terminal is configured to initiate a communication session with the second terminal by sending a first session request to a server for initiating a communication channel with the second terminal, receiving a first session response from the server, said first response including an identifier for a session channel and data relevant to the second terminal, sending a second session request to the second terminal including an identifier for the first terminal, receiving a third session response from the second terminal, and establishing a connection over the session channel, wherein the second terminal is configured for: receiving the second session request from the first terminal, sending a third session request to the server for initiating a communication channel with said first terminal, receiving a second session response from the server, said second response including the identifier for the session channel and data relevant to the first terminal, sending said third session response to the first terminal, and establish a connection over the session channel, whereby a communication channel is established between the first and the second terminal over the session channel.. .
Kelisec Ab

Systems and methods for single device authentication

Described are systems, methods, and computer readable medium for authenticating user device interactions with external entities. A secure communication session is established between an external device or application and a trusted execution environment.

Black channel communications apparatus and method

An apparatus and corresponding methods are provided for transmitting secure communications. The apparatus includes a transmitter and a receiver having an interface, a processor, and a memory.
Ge Intelligent Platforms, Inc.

Data center system

A data center system includes: at least two data center subsystems interconnected through a layer-2 network, each of the data center subsystems comprising a plurality of hosts, a plurality of layer-2 switches connected with the plurality of hosts, a firewall group connected with the layer-2 switches, and a layer-2 extension device connected with the layer-2 switches; wherein the firewall groups of the at least two data center subsystems are configured to transmit synchronization information to each other through a synchronization channel in a first virtual local area network; wherein the layer-2 extension devices of the at least two data center subsystems are configured to transmit service information through a service channel in a second virtual local area network; and wherein the first virtual local area network and the second virtual local area network are implemented in the layer-2 network.. .
Hillstone Networks, Corp.

Range extension mode for wifi

A communication device generates a transmission signal for transmission via a wireless communication channel, wherein the transmission signal corresponds to a physical layer (phy) data unit that conforms to a range extension mode of a first communication protocol. Generating the phy data unit includes generating a preamble of a phy data unit, wherein the preamble is generated to include: a legacy signal field that includes information indicating a duration of the phy data unit, a duplicate of the legacy signal field, a plurality of subfields of a non-legacy signal field, and a plurality of additional subfields with the same data as the plurality of subfields of the non-legacy signal field.
Marvell World Trade Ltd.

Range extension mode for wifi

A communication device encodes a plurality of information bits to generate a plurality of encoded bits, and maps the plurality of encoded bits to a plurality of constellation symbols, including mapping each bit to multiple constellation symbols. The communication device generates a plurality of orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (ofdm) symbols corresponding to a physical layer (phy) data unit using the plurality of constellation symbols, wherein the ofdm symbols are generated such that: the ofdm symbols have a tone spacing that is ¼ of a tone spacing of a legacy wireless communication protocol, and the ofdm symbols span only a subband of a 20 mhz communication channel.
Marvell World Trade Ltd.

Audio apparatus and audio communication channel circuit

Disclosed are audio apparatuses and audio communication channel circuits. The circuit includes an audio connector, an identification circuit, a first and a second audio communication channel.
Tendyron Corporation

Photodetection device with overdoped interdiode network and manufacturing method

The invention relates to a photodetection device comprising a substrate and a diodes network, the substrate comprising an absorption layer (1) and each diode comprising a collection region with a first type of doping in the absorption layer (2). The device comprises a conduction mesh (7) under the surface of the substrate, comprising at least one conduction channel inserted between the collection regions (2) of two adjacent diodes, the at least one conduction channel (7) having a second doping type opposite the first type and a higher doping density than the absorption layer.
Commissariat A L'energie Atomique Et Aux Energies Alternatives

Reconfigurable repeater system

The present disclosure is directed to a reconfigurable repeater system. A system may comprise a pcb to which devices are coupled.
Intel Corporation

Issuance of virtual electronic cards using device and user-specific authentication information

An authentication application may securely communicate with a secure gateway using encryption based on an identifier of the plugin. The authentication application may authorize the plugin based on the identifier.
Ciphertext Solutions, Inc.

Methods and brokering a transaction

Methods of brokering a transaction between a first party and a second party with a trusted transaction server (tts) and apparatus therefor. In an aspect, the method includes receiving at the tts a request for a brokered transaction from the first party over a first communication channel and authenticating the identity of the first party with the tts.

Data transmission protection method and apparatus, station, and access point

A data transmission protection method includes: receiving, by a station, resource allocation information sent by an access point; obtaining, according to a status of mutual overlap between an allocated transmission channel and multiple subchannels, at least one overlapping subchannel used by the station to send a transmission protection message; and sending the transmission protection message on a current overlapping subchannel according to a status of whether each overlapping subchannel in the at least one overlapping subchannel used by the station to send the transmission protection message is used only by the station to send the transmission protection message, where the transmission protection message is used to protect downlink data transmission from the access point to the station, the transmission protection message includes duration, and the duration is used to indicate an exclusive time of the station for the transmission channel allocated to the station.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Pairing a medical apparatus with a control unit

The invention provides for method of operating a medical instrument (100, 200, 400, 500, 600, 700) comprising a battery powered medical appliance (104) and a control unit (102). Both have bluetooth communication modules.
Roche Diabetes Care, Inc.

Determining parameters of pcb structures

One example includes a machine-readable storage medium encoded with instructions. The instructions are executable by a processor of a system to cause the system to receive at least one target electrical characteristic indicating a target impedance of a passive printed circuit board (pcb) structure.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Method and obtaining vibration information and user equipment

Embodiments of the present application disclose a method and an apparatus for obtaining vibration information and a piece of user equipment. The method comprises: obtaining multiple groups of electromagnetic wave receiving signals corresponding to multiple receiving locations; obtaining, according to transmission channel information between the multiple receiving locations and the multiple reflective units and the multiple groups of electromagnetic wave receiving signals, multiple reflected electromagnetic wave signals respectively corresponding to the multiple reflective units; and obtaining, according to the multiple reflected electromagnetic wave signals, multiple pieces of vibration information respectively corresponding to the multiple reflective units.
Beijing Zhigu Rui Tuo Tech Co., Ltd.

Object authentication device and method

A device for authentication, which is capable of producing a topographic pattern image based on a microstructure of a paper-based artifact. The topographic pattern image of the microstructure of the paper-based artifacts is used for authentication of the paper-based artifacts.
Paper Dna Ag

Substituted xanthines and methods of use thereof

Compounds, compositions and methods are described for inhibiting the trpc5 ion channel and disorders related to trpc5.. .
Hydra Biosciences, Inc.

Fluid ejection device

A fluid ejection device includes a fluid slot, a plurality of fluid ejection chambers communicated with the fluid slot, a plurality of drop ejecting elements one of each within one of the fluid ejection chambers, a fluid circulation channel communicated with the fluid slot and one or more of the fluid ejection chambers, and a fluid circulating element communicated with the fluid circulation channel. The fluid circulating element is to provide continuous circulation of fluid from the fluid slot through the fluid circulation channel and the one or more of the fluid ejection chambers..
Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

Method of controlling a phase of moulding an annular fixing structure and a tyre including an annular fixing structure

A tyre includes a toroidal ring-shaped carcass structure with at least one carcass ply associated with at least one annular fixing structure, as well as a tread band positioned radially externally with respect to the carcass structure. The annular fixing structure includes a radially inner and axially inner surface and a radially inner and axially outer surface, the surfaces being substantially opposed to each other.
Pirelli Tyre S.p.a.

Atomizer nozzle

The invention relates to an atomizer nozzle (10) with a liquid channel (19) which communicates downstream with an annular mixing chamber (26). A liquid (f) is supplied to the liquid channel (19) via a liquid connection (12).
Spraying Systems Manufacturing Europe Gmbh

System and compressing streaming interactive video

A server center for hosting low-latency streaming interactive audio/video (a/v) includes a plurality of servers that run one or more applications and an inbound routing network that receives packet streams from users via a first network interface and routes the packets to one or more of the servers. The packet streams include user control input.
Sony Interactive Entertainment America Llc

Guidewire torquer

A guidewire torquer is described for manually controlling a guidewire, and imparting motion to a guidewire. The guidewire torquer comprises a handling body for handling of the guidewire torque.

Cleaning instrument for large intestine

Disclosed is a colonic irrigator capable of cleansing the inside of the large intestine and removing impacted feces remaining inside the large intestine by spraying a cleansing solution into the large intestine. The colonic irrigator includes a cleansing body 10 having a laid down egg shape, having a spray hole 12 formed at a lifted portion 11 provided on the upper part thereof and having a cleansing solution channel 13 formed therein to communicate with the spray hole 12, and a connector 20 which has a screw part 21 formed at one side thereof so as to be connected to a shower hose 40, is bent at 90 degrees such that the other side is connected to the lower part of the cleansing body 10, and has a cleansing solution channel 23 formed therein to communicate with the cleansing solution channel 13 of the cleansing body 10, where the cleansing body 10 and the connector 20 are integrated..
Wonjin Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for social-aware cooperative device-to-device communications

A plurality of mobile devices is provided including a first mobile device of the plurality of mobile devices that serves as a relay for communication between a second mobile device of the plurality of mobile devices and a third mobile device of the plurality of mobile devices. The first mobile device is identified as the relay based on a social trust relationship formed between the first mobile device and the second mobile device.

Data transmission method, apparatus, and device

A data transmission method, including: determining, according to a maximum power value detected by performing a cca on a primary channel in one or more processing time periods, a power value interval to which the maximum power value detected by performing the cca belongs, where the determined power value interval is one of one or more power value intervals that do not overlap each other; obtaining a transmit power spectral density according to the determined power value interval, where there is a one-to-one correspondence between the one or more power value intervals and one or more transmit power spectral densities; and when a txop is obtained, performing data transmission on a transmission channel by using a power spectral density that is not greater than the transmit power spectral density.. .

Sms communication for cellular node

Disclosed are technologies for a communication system for a utility infrastructure system. The communication system includes a host configured to aggregate and collect utility data.

Push to talk system with wireless interface

A communication system includes a headset including a microphone and an audio speaker installed on the headset, the headset including an rf transceiver configured to perform wireless communication with a two-way radio having a push-to-talk communication channel. The rf transceiver is further configured to perform wireless communication with an information handling system.

Methods and systems for localization of mobile application

The invention relates to a method and system for localization of a mobile application executing on a computing device. In one embodiment, locations of one or more functions related to display of an item on a mobile application interface are identified and translation libraries including pointcuts are inserted for the locations, wherein the pointcuts intercept the one or more functions and form a communication channel between the locations and a translation engine.

System and playing licensed music based on bluetooth communication cross-reference to related application

A system for playing licensed music based on bluetooth communication includes a smart device and a bluetooth playing device. The smart device accesses as online data center via a network.

Companion application for activity cooperation

The described embodiments augment an activity performed in a first application at a source electronic device using a controller at a companion electronic device. The source electronic device receives controller information describing a controller that the activity performed in the first application accepts controller data from, determines a controller identifier for the controller information, and broadcasts a controller advertisement comprising the controller identifier.

Broadcast management services platform

A system for selectively controlling the distribution of media content to at least one client device over a plurality of distribution channels is provided. The system includes one or more broadcast management processors configured to receive feedback data including a usage metric corresponding to at least one of a characteristic associated with the at least one client device and a characteristic associated with at least one of the plurality of distribution channels.

Function prioritization in a multi-channel, voice-datalink radio

A method of function prioritization in a multi-channel voice-datalink radio is provided. The method comprises suspending transmission of one or more data messages on a communication channel when transmission of a voice message is active on the communication channel, buffering the one or more data messages while the transmission of the voice message is active, and resuming transmission of the buffered one or more data messages on the communication channel when the transmission of the voice message ends..

Calling for instant messaging and recording instant messaging call specific conversation

A new type of communication channel, method, system, device, apparatus, platform, application & service is disclosed for enabling caller or calling party or inviter user(s) to send real-time invitation(s) or chat call to one or more callee or called party or invitee user(s) to real-time chat with calling party or inviter user(s) and within same session wait for acceptance of invitation(s) or chat call from said called party or invitee user(s) by said calling party or inviter user(s); enabling invitation(s) receiving or callee or called user(s) or invitee user(s) to accept chat call or invitation(s) or decline or not accept chat call or invitation(s) in real-time or within particular specific period of time or within same session or ignore chat call or invitation(s) within specified period of time or within same session; and in the event of acceptance of chat call or invitation(s) by callee or called party or invitee user(s), present chat call interface to caller or calling party or inviter user(s) and callee or called party or invitee user(s), wherein enabling callee or called party or invitation(s) accepted user(s) in real-time or within same session to access presented chat interface and participate in chat session with said calling party or invitation sender user(s) or inviter user(s) in real-time or within same session.. .

Transmission apparatus, transmission method, reception apparatus, and reception method

To make high-level copyright protection of transmission audio data possible. Audio data is sequentially transmitted to a reception side via a predetermined transmission channel for each unit audio data.

Managing a jitter buffer size

It is presented a method for managing a jitter buffer depth for receiving real-time communication. The method is performed in a receiver and comprises the steps of: determining an adaptive bitrate state of the receiver when a current capacity of a communication channel for receiving the real-time communication is below a maximum bitrate for receiving the real-time communication; and increasing a depth of a jitter buffer for receiving the real-time communication when the adaptive bitrate state is determined..

Method and managing data transmission channel

A method and an apparatus for managing a data transmission channel includes obtaining a delay of data transmitted on a first channel and a continuity parameter of the first channel, and a delay of data transmitted on a second channel and a continuity parameter of the second channel; detecting whether a fault event occurs on the first channel; and switching a working channel of a source provider edge (pe) and a sink pe to the second channel when the fault event occurs on the first channel.. .

Determining channel availability for orthogonal frequency division multiple access operation

A first communication device receives a first data unit from a second communication device via one or more communication channels. The first data unit includes an indication of a first set of one or more sub-channels allocated to the first communication device, and the first data unit is configured to prompt the first communication device to transmit channel availability information as part of a subsequent orthogonal frequency division multiple access (ofdma) transmission.

Transmitter for fbmc system with block-alamouti type space-time coding

A transmission method and an fbmc transmitter to transmit at least a first and a second block of symbols (x0, x1), each symbols block including a temporal sequence of l vectors with predetermined size n. It uses a first and a second fbmc modulation channel, each fbmc modulation channel being associated with an antenna.

Timing recovery for optical coherent receivers in the presence of polarization mode dispersion

A timing recovery system generates a sampling clock to synchronize sampling of a receiver to a symbol rate of an incoming signal. The input signal is received over an optical communication channel.

Adaptive data recovery from distorted signals

This application presents an adaptive data recovery from distorted signals (adrds) of original data symbols from intervals or parameters of tone signals derived from a received ofdm signal, including responding to dynamic distortions introduced to the received ofdm signal by an ofdm transmission channel. Such adrds is implemented by converting back the derived intervals or parameters into original data symbols corresponding to distinctive sets of the intervals or parameters which the derived intervals or parameters belong to..

Automotive alternator

A circuit board has first rectifying element connecting portions and second rectifying element connecting portions, and is disposed between a first rectifying element holding portion and a second rectifying element holding portion, a plurality of first rectifying elements are each held by the first rectifying element holding portion, and are connected to the first rectifying element connecting portions by extending a first leading electrode axially, a plurality of second rectifying elements are each held by the second rectifying element holding portion, and are connected to the second rectifying element connecting portion by extending a second leading electrode axially, and a radial ventilation channel that passes through the rectifying apparatus in a radial direction is configured by disposing the circuit board so as to be spaced apart from at least one of the first rectifying element holding portion and the second rectifying element holding portion in an axial direction.. .

Connector with tuned channel

A connector is provided that includes a housing and the housing supports a plurality of wafers. Each wafer supports a terminal and adjacent signal wafers are configured so as to provide broad-side coupled terminals.

High density multichannel twisted pair communication system

A twisted pair communications device and associated twisted pair communications system are disclosed. One twisted pair communications device includes a plurality of twisted pair connectors each associated with a different twisted pair communication channel, and a multi-channel connector communicatively connected to each of the plurality of twisted pair connectors.



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  • Magnetic Field
  • Combustion
  • Molten Glass
  • Optical Component
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  • Distributed
  • Communication System
  • Notification
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