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 Magnetic sheet for communications module patent thumbnailMagnetic sheet for communications module
A magnetic sheet for a communications module includes a magnetic material. The magnetic sheet includes crushed cracks in a first region and a second region disposed adjacent to the first region.
Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.


 Electronic device and housing for electronic device patent thumbnailElectronic device and housing for electronic device
A housing of an electronic device to prevent an output of electromagnetic radiation includes a shell, a conducting layer, and two side plates. The shell can be made of non-conducting material.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.


 System and  fluid cooling of electronic devices installed in a sealed enclosure patent thumbnailSystem and fluid cooling of electronic devices installed in a sealed enclosure
A system and method for cooling electronic devices disposed with the inner volume of a fluid-tight sealed enclosure. Thermally conductive fluids that fill one or more volumes of said sealed enclosure may be circulated away from said sealed enclosure to an external heat exchange mechanism.

 Environmental sensitive electronic device package having side wall barrier structure patent thumbnailEnvironmental sensitive electronic device package having side wall barrier structure
An environmental sensitive electronic device package having side wall barrier structure may include a first package substrate, a second package substrate, a carrier substrate, an environmental sensitive electronic device, at least one side wall barrier structure and an adhesive. The second package substrate is located above the first package substrate.
Industrial Technology Research Institute


 Fixing apparatus and electronic device having same patent thumbnailFixing apparatus and electronic device having same
A fixing apparatus includes a supporting member defining a through hole and an opening, and a sliding member slidably mounted in the supporting member and including an engaging portion. An operating member is slidably mounted in the supporting member and is configured to slide the sliding member.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.


 Glass enclosure patent thumbnailGlass enclosure
A handheld computing device that includes an enclosure having structural walls formed from a glass material that can be radio-transparent. The enclosure can be formed from a hollow glass tube or two glass members bonded together.
Apple Inc.


 Removable cover fastening  electronic devices patent thumbnailRemovable cover fastening electronic devices
A removable cover fastening apparatus for electronic devices has a housing, a removable cover, and a fastening element. The housing has a threaded hole.

 Anisotropic conductive film and production  the same patent thumbnailAnisotropic conductive film and production the same
An anisotropic conductive film having a multilayer structure having conductive particles arranged in a single layer has a first connection layer and a second connection layer formed on a surface of the first connection layer. The first connection layer is a photopolymerized resin layer, and the second connection layer is a thermally or photo-cationically, anionically, or radically polymerizable resin layer.
Dexerials Corporation


 Use of combined masking techniques and/or combined material removal techniques to protectively coat electronic devices patent thumbnailUse of combined masking techniques and/or combined material removal techniques to protectively coat electronic devices
Processes for masking electronic devices, including, but not limited to, electronic subassemblies, prior to the application of protective coatings to the electronic devices are disclosed. Such processes include the use of a plurality of different masking techniques in combination to mask the electronic device.
Hzo, Inc.


 Thermoformed plastic cover for electronics and related  manufacture patent thumbnailThermoformed plastic cover for electronics and related manufacture
A multilayer structure for an electronic device having a flexible substrate film (202) for accommodating electronics (204); at least one electronic component (204) provided on said substrate film (202); and a number of conductive traces (206) provided on said substrate film (202) for electrically powering and/or connecting electronics including said at least one electronic component (204), wherein at least one preferably thermoformed cover (210) is attached to said substrate film (202) on top of said at least one electronic component (204), the at least one thermoformed cover (210) and the substrate film (202) accommodating the electronics (204) being overmolded with thermoplastic material (208). The invention also relates to a method for manufacturing a multilayer structure for an electronic device.
Tactotek Oy


Printed board and electronic apparatus

A printed board includes: a base member; a recess portion provided in the base member; a heat dissipation member fitted into the recess portion; and a wiring pattern provided on an upper side of the base member and the heat dissipation member via an insulator. A contact portion in which an inner circumferential surface of the recess portion and an outer circumferential surface of the heat dissipation member contact each other and a separation portion in which those do contact each other are formed.
Omron Automotive Electronics Co., Ltd.

Satellite-based ballistic missile defense system

A satellite-based missile defense system includes a neutron beam transmission tube, a beam generator disposed within the neutron beam transmission tube and operable to emit neutron beamlets from a neutron source. A first collimating plate is disposed within the neutron beam transmission tube and downstream from the beam generator.

Lighting communications gateway

An led based illumination device includes an and a led based light engine and a light control and communications gateway (lccg). An led driver in the lccg receives receives a light control command via a lighting control network interface and in response provides an an electrical current that controls the amount of light produced by the led based light engine.
Xicato, Inc.

Led light control assembly and system

An led light and communication system is in communication with a broadband over power line communications system. The led light and communication system includes at least one optical transceiver light fixture.
Federal Law Enforcement Development Services, Inc.

Radio access network node and method - time coordinated cells for extended discontinuous receive (edrx)

A core network node (e.g., serving gprs support node (sgsn)), a radio access network node (e.g., base station subsystem), and various methods are described herein for realizing time coordinated cells and maintaining a reliability of paging a wireless device (e.g., machine type communications (mtc) device, mobile station).. .
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericssion (publ)

Toggling discontinuous reception in wireless communications

A method by a user equipment node (ue) is disclosed for discontinuous reception (drx) of traffic from a source radio access network (s-ran) node of a telecommunications system. The method includes determining whether a condition occurred that can trigger initiation of handover to a target ran (t-ran) node.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

Improved reliability during data transmission and adaptation of transmission strategy based on application

A mobile rf communication device (100) configured for dual sim operation comprising a controller (110) is configured to: execute an application; assemble a data stream (d) to be transmitted from the application; duplicate the data stream (d) into a first data stream (d1) and a second data stream (d2); transmit the first data stream (d1) over the first modem (131) through the first operator (a) to a receiving device (200); and transmit the second data stream (d2) over the second modem (132) through the first operator (b) to the receiving device (200), whereby a redundant transmission of the data stream is achieved.. .
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

Device to device discovery resource allocation

Various communication systems may benefit from techniques and systems for resource allocation. For example, communication systems of the third generation partnership project may benefit from device to device discovery resource allocation methods and systems.
Nokia Technologies Oy

Method to set up a wireless communication connection and electronic device utilizing the same

An electronic device includes a processor and a wireless communication module, the processor transmits one or more touch link messages via at least one transmitting electrode of a touch panel device to another electronic device in proximity to the electronic device and receives one or more touch link messages via at least one receiving electrode of the touch panel device from the other electronic device to obtain essential information for establishing a wireless communication connection with the other electronic device. The wireless communication module establishes a wireless communication connection with the other electronic device according to the essential information..
Mediatek Inc.

Methods and apparatus in a telecommunications network

A method in a switching node of a circuit-switched telecommunications network comprises the steps of receiving from a packet-switched telecommunications network a request to establish a call towards a mobile station of the circuit-switched telecommunications network, and sending a request message to a location register for an instruction comprising one or more parameters for allowing the continuation of the establishment of the call to the mobile station. Upon receiving the one or more parameters from the location register, at least one of the one or more parameters is used to establish the call towards the mobile station.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Interface establishment between access nodes of different radio access technologies

The present disclosure relates to a method performed in a first access node in a wireless network of establishing a communications interface between the first access node arranged to operate according to a first radio access technology and one or more second access nodes arranged to operate according to a second radio access technology. The one or more second access nodes are discovered (s31) based on receipt of respective radio signals representative of each second access node.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Information processing device, information processing method, and program

[solution] an information processing device includes a control unit configured to, in a communication form in which a plurality of slave units are connected to one master unit through a wireless communication channel, instruct an external device to switch a mode from one mode to the other mode between a first mode in which an operation of the master unit is performed and a second mode in which an operation of the slave unit is performed, and an acquisition unit configured to acquire information indicating a connection state between the external device and a connection destination of the external device according to switching of the mode.. .

User apparatus, base station, and control information detection method

A user apparatus that communicates with a base station in a mobile communication system, including: a reception unit configured to receive a radio signal from the base station by a downlink control channel; and a control information detection unit configured to detect control information, addressed to the user apparatus, mapped to a predetermined area in a time frequency resource of the downlink control channel by performing blind decoding in a plurality of candidate areas which are candidates of the predetermined area, wherein, when the user apparatus performs a random access procedure, the control information detection unit performs the blind decoding in areas in which a part of areas is excluded from the plurality of candidate areas.. .
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Data sending

Embodiments provide a data sending method and device. The data sending method includes: determining, by a transmitting device, a busy/idle state of a wireless communications channel and a communication status of a receiving device before sending data to the receiving device, where the transmitting device is a wireless access node or the transmitting device is a station, and the receiving device is a wireless access node or the receiving device is a station.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Channel access for multi-user communication

In wireless communications, an access point may decrement multiple backoff counters. Each backoff counter may be associated with a respective access function.
Newracom, Inc.

Method and accessing channel in wlan system

The present invention relates to a wireless communication system, and more specifically, disclosed are a method and an apparatus for accessing a channel in a wlan system. The method for accessing a channel from a station (sta) in a wireless communication system, according to one embodiment of the present invention, comprises the steps of: receiving from an access point (ap) a first frame including a traffic indication map (tim) and a restricted access window (raw) parameter set component; determining a raw in which channel access of the sta is permitted, on the basis of the raw parameter set (rps) component; and transmitting a second frame to the ap from within the raw that is determined, wherein the rps component includes at least one raw indication field, each of the at least one raw allocation fields further includes information related to transmitting a third frame, which includes information on slot allocation, and wherein the third frame can be received by the sta from the ap at a specific time/location in accordance with the information related to transmitting the third frame..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Scheduling grant control

A method is disclosed of a network node adapted to operate in association with first and second wireless communication devices associated with first and second latency requirements, respectively, wherein a latency of the second latency requirement is lower than a latency of the first latency requirement. The method comprises receiving a first scheduling request for uplink transmission by the first wireless communication device, and transmitting a first scheduling grant indicating an allocated first communication resource for the uplink transmission by the first wireless communication device.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Methods to map cif and serving cells

A method comprises configuring a wireless device with a plurality of carriers, each of the plurality of carriers comprising a communication channel between the wireless device and one of the network node or another wireless device, and grouping the configured carriers into at least a first group and a second group. The method comprises associating each of the configured carriers of the first group with one of a plurality of possible carrier indicator field values, and associating each of the configured carriers of the second group with one of the plurality of possible carrier indicator field values.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Resource request and allocation for uplink multi-user communication

In wireless communications for multi-users, an access point may generate a trigger frame, which may include a trigger indication. The trigger indication may indicate whether a second trigger frame will be transmitted during a time interval.
Newracom, Inc.

Method and device-to-device terminal for transmitting control channel in wireless communication system

An embodiment according to the present invention, with respect to a method and an apparatus for a device-to-device (d2d) terminal for transmitting control channel in wireless communication system, comprises the steps of: receiving a timing advance command; determining the value indicating a timing offset between uplink and downlink radio fames (nta) from the timing advance (ta) indicated by the timing advance command; setting a timing advance indicator (itai) indicating the d2d signal reception timing adjustment value (ta′) by means of the value indicating the timing offset (nta), and transmitting a d2d control channel comprising the timing advance indicator, wherein when the timing advance indicator (itai) is configured, the value indicating the timing offset (nta) is mapped to the closest value from among the possible values for the d2d signal reception timing adjustment value (ta′).. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Device, network, and wideband lte with virtual (baseband) carrier aggregation

Methods for wireless communications over a wideband carrier are provided. Time-frequency resources of the wideband carrier within a transmission time interval are divided into multiple time-frequency resource blocks.
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

Method and reporting channel status in cellular radio communication system

A method and an apparatus for reporting channel status in a cellular radio communication system are disclosed. In a communication system supporting a carrier aggregation of a component carrier to which an fdd scheme is applied and a component carrier to which a tdd scheme is applied, a base station identifies a tdd uplink-downlink configuration of a tdd primary cell, and configures a csi transmission period of an fdd secondary cell according to the tdd uplink-downlink configuration.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Smart grouping for multi-user multiple-input/multiple-output stations

Methods, systems, and apparatuses are described for wireless communications. More particularly, an access point (ap) identifies a plurality of multi-user multiple-input multiple-output (mu-mimo) groups associated with a wireless station (sta).
Qualcomm Incorporated

Radio access networks

Among other things, a communication system comprising remote units and a controller is described. Each of the remote units comprises one or more radio frequency (rf) units to exchange rf signals with mobile devices.
Airvana Lp

Apparatus, the transmission of data with different qos attributes

An apparatus, system and method are provided for transmitting data from logical channel queues over a telecommunications link, each of the logical channel queues capable of being associated with quality of service attributes, the method including determining available resources for transmission over the telecommunications link in a frame; selecting one of the logical channel queues based on a first one of the quality of service attributes; packaging data from the selected one of the logical channel queues until one of: a second one of the quality of service attributes for the selected one of the logical channel queues is satisfied, the available resources are used, or the selected one of the logical channel queues is empty; and repeating the selecting step and the packaging step for remaining ones of the logical channel queues.. .
Wi-lan, Inc.

Base station, terminal station, and wireless communication system

A base station in a wireless includes: a surrounding ap measurement unit that instructs terminal stations to execute a base station search operation and searches for another base station; a channel quality evaluation unit that evaluates available wireless channels on the basis of the result of the base station search by the surrounding ap measurement unit and the result of the base station search by each of the accommodated terminal stations; a channel selection unit that selects a wireless channel for use on the basis of the result of the evaluation; and a channel setting unit that instructs the terminal stations to switch to a wireless channel selected by the channel selection unit for communication and switches a wireless channel for its own use to the wireless channel selected by the channel selection unit.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Resource allocation for device-to-device direct communication in wireless communication system

Disclosed is a method by which a transmission terminal transmits a signal by using device-to-device direct communication in a wireless communication system. Particularly, the method comprises the steps of: identifying each of a plurality of resource units as a clean unit or a dirty unit; selecting one of the clean units as a transmission resource if the number of clean units is a first threshold value or more; selecting, as the transmission resource, one among the one or more dirty units from which interference that is a second critical value or more is detected if the number of clean units is less than the first threshold value; and transmitting a device-to-device direct communication signal by using the selected transmission resource..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Apparatus, system and selecting a wireless communication channel

Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, systems and/or methods of selecting a wireless communication channel to communicate in a wireless communication network. For example, an apparatus may include a channel selector to select at a network controller of a first wireless communication network a first wireless communication channel to communicate between the network controller and one or more wireless communication devices, to detect on the first wireless communication channel a frame from a second wireless communication network, and based on a medium access control (mac) address of the frame, to select between remaining on the first wireless communication channel and selecting a second wireless communication channel to communicate between the network controller and the one or more wireless communication devices..

Wireless communication system, base station, wireless terminal, and processing method implemented by base station

A wireless communication system includes a base station and a plurality of wireless terminals that are capable of wirelessly communicating with the base station. The base station includes: a plurality of wireless apparatuses that form a plurality of cells; and a first processor configured to execute a first process including: determining a transmission power level for each of the cells in such a manner that a value obtained by totaling values of indexes for the plurality of cells becomes largest, the indexes each indicating a degree of fairness in communication opportunities among wireless terminals in a corresponding one of the plurality of cells.
Fujitsu Limited

Information transmission and acquisition method, access method, node, system and medium

Methods for transmitting and acquiring configuration information, an access method, a node and a system are provided, and relate to a random access technology in the field of wireless communications. The method for transmitting configuration information of a random access channel includes that: configuration information of a random access channel is transmitted, the configuration information of the random access channel including configuration information of a first type of levels.
Zte Corporation

Data transmission

Embodiments of the present invention disclose a data transmission method and a device, and belong to the field of communications technologies. In one embodiment, the method includes: sending a broadcast message, where the broadcast message carries information about a sending window that is allocated for a data receiving terminal and that is used to send a trigger message, and the trigger message sending window includes at least one sending opportunity used by the data receiving terminal to send the trigger message; receiving the trigger message sent by the data receiving terminal, and allocating, for the terminal sending the received trigger message, a channel resource used to receive data; and returning channel resource allocation information to the terminal sending the received trigger message, and sending, by using the allocated channel resource, the data to the terminal sending the received trigger message..
Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

Identification of downlink messages using repeated transmission

A wireless telecommunication system comprises a base station arranged to communicate messages to one or more terminal devices over a radio interface. The radio interface has a radio frame structure comprising a plurality of subframes, wherein a message may be transmitted in accordance with a first transmission scheme using transmission resources in a first number of radio subframes (e.g.
Sony Corporation

D2d communication

Disclosed are a d2d communication method and device. The method comprises: transmitting, by a transmitting-end device, a control message in a control region of a current communication frame, the control message at least comprising resource indication information, and monitoring control messages, at least comprising the resource indication information, of other transmitting-end devices in the control region of the current communication frame, the resource indication information being used for indicating a data channel in a data region of the current communication frame occupied by the transmitting-end device: and according to the monitored resource indication information, transmitting d2d data on the data channel occupied thereby.
China Academy Of Telecommunications Technology

Method and transmitting and receiving signals in wireless communication system

The present invention relates to an operating method of user equipment (ue) related to a sidelink used for device to device communication in a wireless communication system. The method performed by first ue includes receiving first control information related to a sidelink from an enb through a first control channel, transmitting second control information, including resource information related to the transmission and reception of sidelink data, to second ue through a second control channel based on the received first control information, and transmitting the sidelink data to the second ue..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Techniques for scheduling data communications with shortened time duration

Various aspects described herein relate to receiving data at a user equipment (ue) in wireless communications. The ue monitors a control channel associated with first data resources of a first transmission time interval (tti).
Qualcomm Incorporated

Radio resource allocation methods using overhearing and inter-cell communication

A radio resource allocation method, for use in a cellular wireless communication system with a plurality of base stations configured to share sub-band allocations amongst a plurality of user equipments of the system includes a first base station providing a first cell and a second base station providing a second cell, the first base station performs the process of: receiving in-cell uplink control information from user equipments served by the first cell, overhearing uplink control information transmitted from user equipments served by the second cell to the second base station; assigning a sub-band allocation using both pieces of the control information; receiving an alert from the second base station as to a particular user equipment sub-band allocation in the second cell with which first base station transmission is interfering; using both pieces of the control information and alert to adjust the sub-band allocation in the first base station cell.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Method and x2 signalling

The present disclosure provides a method and apparatus for x2 signaling. The method comprises, in a wireless communication network supporting coordinated multiple point transmission, transmitting load information from a first base station to at least one second base station via x2 signaling, wherein the load information comprises at least one item of i) a relative narrowband beam information element or ii) a relative narrowband scheduling information element.
Alcatel Lucent

Method for setting search region to detect downlink control channel in wireless communication system and same

A method and a user equipment for receiving, and a method and an enodeb for transmitting, downlink control information in a wireless communication system are discussed. The method for receiving downlink control information according to an embodiment includes receiving information on a starting symbol for monitoring an enhanced physical downlink control channel (epdcch) from an enodeb; and receiving downlink control information by monitoring the epdcch in a specific region of a subframe starting from a starting symbol from the enodeb.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Terminal device, integrated circuit, radio communication method, and base station device

A base station device and a terminal device efficiently communicate with each other by using a pdsch. The base station device and the terminal device determine a starting position of an ofdm symbol for a pdsch in a serving cell based on a transmission mode relating to transmission of the pdsch, a dci format that is used for allocation of the pdsch, an antenna port that is used for the transmission of the pdsch, and a higher-layer parameter that is determined from a parameter set for a serving cell in which the pdsch is received..
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and extending signaling in a wireless communication network

In one aspect, the teachings herein provide a new mechanism for signaling in a manner that makes advantageous use of preexisting identifiers that are defined for a communication network by an applicable communication standard or protocol according to a “standard” use, by temporarily repurposing one or more such identifiers for an alternate use differing from the standard use. For example, a network base station or other node knows or learns that a given wireless device operating in the network is compatible with the alternate use, selects a given one of the identifiers and temporarily repurposes its for an alternate use, e.g., where the alternate use provides a new signaling mechanism between the network and the compatible device.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Telecommunications apparatus and methods

A wireless telecommunication system that comprises a base station and a terminal device communicating over a radio interface. The radio interface supports a downlink control channel for conveying control messages from the base station to the terminal device and a downlink data channel (e.g.
Sony Corporation

Broadcast and system information for machine type communication

Methods, systems, and devices are described for facilitating machine type communication in a wireless communications system. Link budget-limited mtc devices, may be supported.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method and notification of system information changes in a wireless communication system

A method for notifying a plurality of user equipment (ue) operating under a power saving setting of system information changes to a wireless communication system serving the plurality of ues, is disclosed. The method includes grouping the plurality of ues according to a power saving scheme having a plurality of sleep intervals, wherein each ue is activated at the end of each sleep interval for receiving pages; and transmitting a group paging indication to the plurality of ues at the end of a sleep interval, the group paging indication indicative of si changes to the wireless communication system..
Sierra Wireless, Inc.

Core network node and method - time coordinated cells for extended discontinuous receive (edrx)

A core network node (e.g., serving gprs support node (sgsn)), a radio access network node (e.g., base station subsystem), and various methods are described herein for realizing time coordinated cells and maintaining a reliability of paging a wireless device (e.g., machine type communications (mtc) device, mobile station).. .
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

System and secure message processing

A mobile communications device receives and handles an encoded message. State data about the encoded message is generated based upon a first access of the encoded message.
Blackberry Limited

Systems and methods for transmitting information, alerts, and/or comments to participants based on location information

The present invention generally relates to systems and methods for sharing information related to a location also referred to herein as a “spot,” such as spot alerts and/or spot comments (e.g., shared information, advertisements, etc.) received, displayed, played, and/or actuated, for example, on recipient mobile electronic devices proximately located to such location (e.g., spot). Users of the system can create spot alerts in which designated recipients can receive messages, such as spot alerts and/or spot comments (e.g., shared information, advertisements, etc.) received, displayed, played, and/or actuated, for example, on respective recipient mobile electronic devices, when located within a proximity of a defined location (e.g., spot)..
Jingle Technologies Llc

Validation sub-system for telecommunication system

Certain aspects and features of the present disclosure relate to a validation sub-system for determining whether access points in a telecommunication system provide suitable performance for a specified configuration of the telecommunication system. For example, a wireless receiver can simultaneous receive beacon signals at a common frequency from multiple access points.
Commscope Technologies Llc

Time distribution in wireless communication systems

Methods and systems for the distribution of timing information in cellular networks. Coarse timing information is distributed from base stations to mobile devices using conventional signalling techniques.
Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Communication apparatus and communication method, communication system, and computer program

A communication system includes a plurality of communication stations arranged to respectively transmit a beacon on which beacon time information related to a beacon received from a peripheral communication station is placed at a predetermined transmission interval and control a beacon transmission timing of its own station while a collision with the beacon transmitted from the peripheral communication station is avoided on the basis of beacon information placed on the received beacon, in which at least a part of the communication stations includes means configured to decide a priority with respect to beacons received from at least one peripheral communication station and means configured to place beacon time information of a beacon having a high priority among the received beacons on a beacon of its own station, and transmits the beacon at a predetermined transmission interval.. .
Sony Corporation

Radio node and selectively providing synchronization information for a device-to-device (d2d) communication

A radio node for selectively providing synchronization information for device-to-device, d2d, communications between devices in a wireless communications network is also provided.. .

Methods and electronic devices for controlling transmission power

A method and an electronic device for controlling transmission power are provided. The method includes the steps of separating a transmission power of a first wireless antenna module for a first wireless transmission technology into different power levels; and determining whether to adjust the transmission power of the first wireless antenna module for the first wireless transmission technology, when a second wireless transmission technology corresponding to a second antenna is coexistent with the first wireless transmission technology in the same band..
Mediatek Inc.

Method and coordinating resources between different types of communications

Embodiments of the present invention provide a method (400) for use in a terminal device for coordinating resources between two different types of communications. The method comprises receiving (410) resource allocation information indicating the allocation of resource units for the two different types of communications and determining (420), based on the resource allocation information, whether there will be a collision between the two different types of communications on a specific resource unit.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Radio network node, user equipment and methods therein

Some embodiments herein relate to method in a user equipment for determining a transmit power to be used by the user equipment when transmitting in a radio communications network, which user equipment is served by a radio network node in the radio communications network. The user equipment receives, from the radio network node, an indication indicating a set of power control parameters out of multiple sets of power control parameters, which multiple sets of power control parameters are stored at the user equipment.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Method and power control of first data transmission in random access procedure of fdma communication system

Transmit power is controlled for a first uplink data transmission on physical uplink shared channel (pusch) during random access channel (rach) procedure. Power control adjustment for the first pusch transmission is performed relative to the power spectral density used for successful prach transmission as adjusted for bandwidth difference, etc.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Ready timer period splitting for extended coverage global system for mobile communications (ec-gsm)

A core network node (e.g., serving gprs support node (sgsn)), a radio access network node (e.g., base station subsystem), a wireless device, and various methods are described herein for splitting a period of a ready timer to allow for different periodicities of reachability for the wireless device.. .
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Low power wide area network

A long range, low power, low cost, wireless communication system that has a location determination capability (location fix) and optionally a direct control capability (“on demand” control) at optimal power and communication resource overhead. The system can be used for device initiated (di) communications and for network initiated (ni) communications.
Senaya, Inc.

Portable electronic device with proximity sensors and identification beacon

An electronic device includes a housing, a user interface, and one or more processors operable with the user interface. At least one proximity sensor component is operable with the one or more processors and can include an infrared signal receiver to receive an infrared emission from an object external to the housing.
Motorola Mobility Llc

Reliability detection of channel quality indicator (cqi) and application to outer loop power control

A method for performing outer loop power control in wireless communications includes initializing a time interval clock to count down a predetermined time interval; receiving and decoding a channel quality indicator (cqi) message; computing a decision metric value for each symbol in the decoded cqi message; determining whether the cqi message is erroneous; counting a number of erroneous cqi messages; and signaling a wireless/transmit receive unit to adjust an uplink transmission power on a condition that the time interval clock has expired and the number of erroneous cqi messages exceeds a threshold.. .
Signal Trust For Wireless Innovation

Network nodes, a user equipment and methods therein for handling a connection between the user equipment and a wireless communications network

The first network node further provides (706) the wireless device with a command to transition from a connected mode into a suspended mode, in which suspended mode the connection is suspended and the wireless device stores the data related to the connection, and further stores the identifier of the wireless device for locating the stored data later in order to resume the connection.. .

Detection and resolution of a reduced version basic service set identifier collision

Methods, systems, and devices are described for wireless communication. A wireless node may detect and resolve collisions in reduced version of basic service set identifiers (bssids).
Qualcomm Incorporated

Efficient communication of network identifiers

According to an aspect, there is provided a method of operating a terminal device, the method comprising maintaining one or more indices and a mapping between the one or more indices and respective network identifiers, each network identifier identifying a network and/or a network node; and in communications between the terminal device and a first network in which a particular network and/or a particular network node is to be identified, using the index associated with the particular network and/or the particular network node to identify the particular network and/or the particular network node. Methods of operating network nodes in a network are also provided..
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Macro-cell assisted small cell discovery and resource activation

A method is described for interference control among a first small cell base station and a second small cell base station in a wireless communication system having a plurality of small cell base stations controlled by a macro base station. The method has, in response to a request from the macro base station to the first small cell base station, performing, by the first small cell base station, a beacon transmission on one or more resources, in response to a request from the macro base station to the second small cell base station, performing, by the second small cell base station, a channel quality measurement on the one or more resources, and reporting the measured channel quality from the second small cell base station to the macro base station..
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Techniques for coexistence between enhanced component carrier communications and non-enhanced component carrier communications

Techniques are described for wireless communication. One method for wireless communication at a base station includes contending for access to a shared channel of a shared radio frequency spectrum band, and multiplexing first component carrier (cc) communication windows and second cc communication windows in the shared channel.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method and determining a network search parameter in a mobile communications network

The present disclosure provides a method for more efficiently managing a mobile communications network by varying the frequency with which a mobile terminal searches for a home network.. .
British Telecommunications Public Limited Company

Method for participating in nan cluster in wireless communication system and device therefor

Disclosed are a method by which a nan terminal participates in a nan cluster and a nan terminal device therefor. The method by which a nan terminal participates in a nan cluster, according to the present invention, can comprise the steps of: searching for a nan cluster; and receiving a nan beacon frame from any one of a plurality of nan clusters if the plurality of nan clusters are retrieved.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Systems and methods for preserving application identification information on handover in a communication network

Systems and methods preserve application identification information on handover in a communication network. End user quality of experience is improved by determining applications associated with communications to and from the end user.
Wi-lan Labs Inc.

Base station, radio communication system, and handover method

When a handover request for performing a handover of a terminal (70) from a macro cell c1 to a csg cell c2 is received from an senb 10 (s8), a base station (tenb) (40) of the csg cell c2 transmits a handover response in accordance with a handover enabled/disabled state (s12). The handover response includes an identifier of the terminal (70) in the csg cell c2.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

Method and device for determining configuration of connection between terminal and base station and performing handover in wireless communication system supporting dual connectivity

Provided are a method and apparatus for determining connection configuration between a user equipment (ue) and a base station (enb) and performing handover in a wireless communication system supporting dual connectivity. The method of setting a connection configuration for a ue in a wireless communication system supporting dual connectivity may include: detecting occurrence of a handover event; selecting a macro enb with the highest signal strength among neighboring macro enbs and a small enb with the highest signal strength among neighboring small enbs; checking whether dynamic association is allowed in dual connectivity; and determining the connection configuration for the ue on the basis of the selected enbs and checking result..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Macro-cell assisted small cell discovery and resource activation

A method is described for controlling a user equipment to be served by a small cell base station in a wireless communication system including a plurality of small cell base stations controlled by a macro base station. The method includes signaling, by the small cell base station, the small cell base station capabilities to the macro base station; signaling, by the user equipment, the user equipment capabilities to the macro base station; and signaling, by the macro base station, a small cell base station configuration to the user equipment..
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Virtual cells for radio access network (ran) sharing

Systems and methods herein provide for the aggregation of a plurality of wireless base stations for access by a mobile central office (mco) communicating with user equipment (ues) through a network. In one embodiment, a communication system includes a first plurality of wireless base stations, each being operable to communicate with ues.
Cable Television Laboratories Llc

Radio cell arrangement in high speed scenario

Antenna nodes (310, 311, 312, 313) are controlled to maintain a respective radio cell (320, 321, 322, 323), each cell having one and the same physical cell identity. The antenna nodes are further controlled to maintain the respective radio cell in a single direction substantially along a path such that each wireless communication device (301, 303), during movement in a movement direction (302, 301) along the path, can connect either to consecutive antenna nodes towards which the wireless communication device is moving or connect to consecutive antenna nodes away from which the wireless communication device is moving..
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Restoring connectivity of a user device to an lte network

User devices may search for cellular networks that provide the best available service, such as long-term evolution (“lte”) networks. If such a network is unavailable, the user device may connect to a different network, such as a code division multiple access 2000 1x network.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

Packet-switched wireless communication for link budget limited wireless devices

This disclosure relates to techniques for a link budget limited ue to improve communications performance with a cellular network. The ue may perform signal to interference noise ratio (sinr) measurements and use these measurements to adjust a received signal power value that is provided to the cellular network as a received signal power measurement.
Apple Inc.

User apparatus, base station, and communication method

A user apparatus configured to communicate with a base station in a radio communication system including a base station and the user apparatus, including: first reference signal reception means configured to measure a received power of first reference signals, transmitted from the base station, that are associated with a plurality of different identifiers, and to select a specific first reference signal; report means configured to report an identifier and a received power of the first reference signal selected by the first reference signal reception means to the base station or a macro cell base station; second reference signal reception means configured to receive a plurality of second reference signals transmitted from the base station; and measurement means configured to measure a reception quality of the second reference signals received by the second reference signal reception means, and to transmit feedback information based on the reception quality to the base station.. .
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Configuration of handovers in communication systems

Apparatus and method for communication are provided. The solution includes obtaining information of handovers to be performed regarding more than one user equipment connected to the apparatus; requesting the user equipment to form one or more device-to-device clusters; and controlling handovers to be performed utilising information on the formed device-to-device clusters..
Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy

Access point providing multiple single-user wireless networks

There is disclosed a method for managing a wireless communications network and a communications system. A request to access a single-user service set at a specified location at a specified future time is accepted from a user, the request including configuration information for the private service set.
Xirrus, Inc.

Method and managing buffer in wireless communication system

A method for managing a buffer by a base station in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes calculating a transmission delay time that is an average of waiting time of packets transmitted for a predetermined time, identifying whether the calculated transmission delay time is greater than a preset delay time threshold value, and rearranging, if the transmission delay time is greater than the delay time threshold value, a transmission order of the packets in the buffer..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Intelligent cellular communications gateway device, system, and method

A device, system, and method include receiving via a first network, by a remote computer server, a customized application from a user. The customized application is transmitted, by the remote computer server, to one or more intelligent cellular communications gateway devices.
Feeney Wireless, Llc

Method for processing a packet data convergence protocol service data unit at a user equipment in a dual connectivity system and device therefor

The present invention relates to a wireless communication system. More specifically, the present invention relates to a method and a device for processing a pdcp sdu in a dual connectivity system, the method comprising: receiving a pdcp sdu (packet data convergence protocol service data unit) from a upper layer; starting a timer associated with the pdcp sdu; checking whether a certain condition related to the pdcp sdu process is satisfied or not if the timer expires; and discarding the pdcp sdu if the certain condition related to the pdcp sdu process is satisfied..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and inter-frequency measurements in a communication network

In one aspect of the teachings herein, a wireless device operating in a wireless communication network determines the measurement rate to use for making inter-frequency measurements on a given frequency layer, based on a performance requirement specified for that layer. For example, the wireless device uses a higher measurement rate for a frequency layer that has a performance requirement that is higher than the performance requirement specified for another one of the layers on which it is to perform inter-frequency measurements.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Macro-cell assisted small cell discovery and resource activation

A method is described for controlling a small cell base station and a user equipment to be served by the small base station in a wireless communication system having a plurality of small cell base stations controlled by a macro base station. The method has, in response to a request from the macro base station to the small cell base station, performing, by the small cell base station, a beacon transmission on one or more resources, in response to a request from the macro base station to the user equipment, performing, by the user equipment, a channel quality measurement on the one or more resources, and reporting the measured channel quality from the user equipment to the macro base station..
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

User equipment, base station and uplink carrier aggregation communication method

One aspect of the present invention relates to user equipment having an uplink carrier aggregation function, comprising: a radio communication control unit configured to control radio communication with a base station; a radio positioning unit configured to perform a radio positioning function based on a radio signal received from a positioning system; and a radio positioning state reporting unit configured to report, when uplink carrier aggregation is configured, activation or deactivation of the radio positioning function to the base station.. .
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Mobile communication system and base station control apparatus

Mobile communication systems and base station control apparatuses are provided, by which a spectral efficiency can be improved while preventing interference between a terrestrial cellular mobile communication system and a satellite mobile communication system, and mobile communication services using mobile station apparatuses can be provided more surely in an emergent condition in which a failure occurs in a part of terrestrial cellular base stations. A same frequency band is used for radio communications between a mobile station apparatus 10 and each of terrestrial cellular base stations 20 and a communication relay apparatus 41 of artificial satellite 40.
Softbank Corp.

Determining an adjustment of a tilt angle for an antenna serving a vertically sectorized cell of a radio network

There is provided a method and an apparatus for determining an adjustment of a tilt angle (α1, α2) for a beam emitted from an antenna (130) of a base station (100) which is serving a vertically sectorized cell (150) of a cellular radio telecommunication network. The method comprises (a) configuring user equipments (162, 164) being located in the vertically sectorized cell (150) with dedicated measurements, (b) collecting the dedicated measurements for a specific time interval, (c) obtaining a spatial user equipment distribution among a first sector (152) of the cell (150) and a second sector (154) of the cell (150) based on the collected dedicated measurements, (d) ascertaining an optimized spatial overlap region between the first sector (152) and the second sector (154) based on the obtained spatial user equipment distribution, and (e) determining the adjustment of the tilt angle (α1, α2) based on the ascertained optimized spatial overlap region..
Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy

Method and transmitting lte waveforms in shared spectrum by carrier sensing

A method of operating a long term evolution (lte) communication system on a shared frequency spectrum is disclosed. A user equipment (ue) is initialized on an lte frequency band.
Texas Instruments Incorporated

Communication system, server, and computer program

By deciding whether a beacon device is authentic based on a distance between a position, which is represented by current position information obtained by a handheld wireless terminal, and a position, which is represented by position-of-installation information registered in a server, fraudulent use of the beacon device can be prevented. Accordingly, reliability of a communication system including the beacon device is upgraded, and a service such as an electronic coupon can be safely provided..
Aplix Ip Holdings Corporation

Physical cell identifier allocation method and apparatus

The present invention relates to the technical field of wireless communications. Disclosed are a physical cell identifier allocation method and an apparatus.
Datang Mobile Communication Equipment Co., Ltd.

Mobility support for virtual terminals

A wireless communication system includes a virtual terminal formed from one or more independent devices, a terminal management entity for managing the virtual terminal. The devices may be independent physical devices (smartphones, tablet computers), virtual machines/modules of physical devices, or a combination of both.
Fujitsu Limited

Cellular communication system utilizing upgraded moving relays and methods useful in conjunction therewith

A moving cellular communication system comprising at least one upgraded moving relay including at least two base station functionalities and at least one mobile station functionality and a relay resource manager, all co-located, wherein each base station functionality from among the at least two base station functionalities of the upgraded moving relay is operative to communicate via antennae with at least one mobile station thereby to define a first radio link therebetween, and wherein each base station functionality has a connection to its co-located relay resource manager, wherein each mobile station functionality of the upgraded moving relay communicates via antennae with a unit which has base station functionality thereby to define at least one second radio link, respectively, wherein the relay resource manager in each individual moving relay comprises a radio resource manager; and functionality for exchanging information with relay resource managers is included in moving relays other than the individual moving relay.. .
Elta Systems Ltd.

Enhanced gateway safety system

A method comprising receiving non-voice information concerning an emergency event captured by at least one electronic device; selecting a responding agency to receive the non-voice information, based on at least one of a unique identifier and location information; and directing the non-voice information to the selected agency, via a broadband internet connection, to provide enhanced situational awareness regarding the emergency event to a responding agent at the selected agency. A method comprising receiving non-voice information concerning an emergency event; selecting a responding agency to which to direct the non-voice information; processing the non-voice information to be compatible with at least one of an intake or dispatch system utilized by the selected agency; and directing the processed non-voice information to the selected agency, via a broadband internet connection, to provide enhanced situational awareness regarding the emergency event to a responding agent at the selected agency..
Groupcare Technologies, Llc

Method of performing automatic plmn selection in iops-capable wireless communication system

A wireless communication system includes an lops-capable user equipment, an lops-mode enb and a normal-mode enb. When the user equipment is under the coverage of both the lops-mode enb and the normal-mode enb, the user equipment is configured to perform automatic plmn by registering on both the iops-mode enb and the normal-mode enb so as to maintain both normal-mode communications and iops mode communications..
Acer Incorporated

Apparatus and providing enhanced telephonic communications

A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a device that facilitates presentation of a textual transcription of an audio portion of an active voice call between a first communication device and a second communication device on a first display device. A presence of the first communication device being nearby local device is detected during the active voice call.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Multi-media broadcast/multi-media services

A wireless telecommunications base station method, a wireless telecommunications base station, a wireless telecommunications network node method, a wireless telecommunications network node, a wireless telecommunications network user equipment method, wireless telecommunications network user equipment and computer program products are disclosed. The wireless telecommunications network base station method, comprises: transmitting a message to user equipment within a cell provided by the base station, the message encoding an indication of mbms services provided by each neighbouring cell.
Alcatel Lucent

System and geo-locating mobile apparatus

A system and method are provided for determining a location of a mobile apparatus. The mobile apparatus can include a chassis, a communications module, and a controller including a processor and memory, wherein the processor is programmed to perform instructions that are stored in the memory.
Diversey, Inc.

Positioning system for indoor and surrounding areas, positioning method and route-planning method thereof and mobile apparatus

A positioning system includes a wireless device network, a remote server, and a mobile apparatus. The wireless device network deployed over a predefined area includes a first directional rf communication device arranged at a first known location for directionally transmitting first rf signals including first digital identification to form a first signal covered zone and a second directional rf communication device arranged at a second known location for directionally transmitting second rf signals including second digital identification to form a second signal covered zone.

Passive check-in

A system to effectuate passive check-in with respect to a user's mobile device is described. A server system may be configured to receive communications from a gps-enabled mobile device (e.g., a mobile phone), extract a stream of locations from the received communications, and use the location information to determine whether a boundary-crossing event has occurred with respect to the mobile device.
Paypal, Inc.

Electronic device and performing wireless communication thereof

An electronic device is provided that includes a communication module including a first sub-communication module performing a short-range wireless communication function, a second sub-communication module performing a wireless charging function, and a third sub-communication module performing a security payment function, a coil module including a first coil used for performing the short-range wireless communication function and a second coil used for performing the wireless charging function, a switch module including one or more switches that electrically connect the communication module with the coil module, and a processor that identifies whether a signal for requesting activation of the third sub-communication module is received, and if the request signal is received, electrically connects the third sub-communication module, the first coil, and the second coil through the switch module, and performs the security payment function by using the first coil and the second coil, which are connected with the third sub-communication module.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and system for machine type communication

There are provided a method for use in an advanced wireless communication network, and a system (20) therefor. In these method and system (20), a base station (300) provides, to a radio device (100), a first control message on a first channel.
Nec Corporation

Method of recognizing surrounding environment and electronic device for the same

An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a housing, at least one ultrasonic wave generator and at least one ultrasonic sensor operatively disposed on the housing, and a processor electrically connected to the at least one ultrasonic wave generator and the at least one ultrasonic sensor and configured to emit ultrasonic waves from at least one surface of the housing using the at least one ultrasonic wave generator, receive reflected waves reflected from at least one object through the at least one ultrasonic sensor, and determine a proximity between the electronic device and the object based on at least a difference between a first time, at which the ultrasonic waves are emitted, and a second time, at which the reflected waves are received..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Mems-based audio speaker system using single sideband modulation

Techniques described herein generally include methods and systems related to a mems-based audio speaker system configured with multiple speaker devices to generate an audio signal that is substantially without a high-band ultrasonic signal. Energy may be transferred to a low frequency sideband of the audio signal output and substantially eliminated from the high frequency sideband of the audio signal by passing an acoustic carrier signal through two different modulators.
Empire Technology Development Llc

Systems and methods for improved audio output in electronic devices

Embodiments are provided for devices for audio playback and configuring devices for audio playback. According to certain aspects, an electronic device is configured with an exterior casing that has a cutout area formed thereon.
Google Inc.

Loudspeaker made of paper material

A loudspeaker which is capable of attaching to an accessory of an electronic device. The loudspeaker includes a first panel; a second panel; a third panel; a fourth panel; a fifth panel; a sixth panel, wherein the first panel, the second panel, the third panel, the fourth panel, the fifth panel, and the sixth panel are each made of paper material and portray graphics in virtual three-dimensional.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Composite electronic device, speaker cartridge, and electronic device

A composite electronic device includes an electronic device; and a speaker cartridge. The speaker cartridge includes a vibration body, an exciter, a first housing, and a first connector.
Kyocera Corporation

Metering device and remote meter reading

A metering device (1) is configured to connect to a base station (21) in a public radio communication network (2) and perform wireless communication with the base station (21). Further, the metering device (1) is configured to transmit, at each transmission opportunity for periodically transmitting meter reading data to a remote system (3), first meter reading data that is related to a measurement period and has never been transmitted previously toward the remote system (3) and second meter reading data that is related to a past measurement period and has already been transmitted toward the remote system (3) in a past transmission opportunity.

Device and control the device

An electronic device, including a display; and a controller capable of displaying, via the display, an image being reproduced, a letterbox and subtitles positioned at the letterbox; receiving a control signal for enlarging a display size of the image; controlling the display to enlarge the image in response to the control signal, further the subtitles is positioned at the enlarged image.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Systems and methods for providing a program as a gift using an interactive application

A television message system is provided that allows users at user television devices that are connected to a television distribution facility to transmit messages to each other relating to a television program or other suitable subject. The television message system permits users to participate in evaluations, contests, promotions, and surveys related to a television program while watching that television program.
Rovi Guides, Inc.

Method and processing multimedia content

A method and an apparatus for composing multimedia contents in an electronic device are provided. A method for using the electronic device can include acquiring a plurality of contents, acquiring data characteristic information relating to each of the contents, based on the data characteristic information, determining whether to reencode at least one of the contents, and composing the contents based on the determination result..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and synchronizing playbacks at two electronic devices

A method for synchronizing playback of a program including a video and associated first audio at a first electronic device with playback of a second audio associated with the program at a second electronic device that also receives the video is disclosed. The method comprises decoding, by a video decoder in the second electronic device, the video, and outputting the decoded video; decoding, by an audio decoder in the second electronic device, the second audio and outputting the decoded second audio for playing back by the second electronic device; receiving a user command to synchronize the playback of the video at the first electronic device and playback of the second audio at the second electronic device; responsive to the user command, the method further comprising capturing, by a capturing device in the second electronic device, the playback of the video at the first electronic device; determining, by the second electronic device, an offset between the outputted decoded video and the captured video; and adjusting outputting of the decoded second audio according to the offset, so that the playback of the first audio at the first electronic device is synchronized with the playback of the second audio at the second electronic device..
Thomson Licensing





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