|| List of recent Wireless Communication Device-related patents
|Employing physical location geo-spatial co-ordinate of communication device as part of internet protocol|
A current physical location value associated is incorporated with a communication device as part of internet protocol (ip). An ip management component obtains current physical location information of a wireless communication device and modifies the ip address to incorporate the current physical location value corresponding to the current physical location of the communication device as part of the ip address of the communication device to prevent undesired intrusions by hackers, as communications associated with the communication device are routed to/from the communication device that is at the current physical location.
|Wireless communication device|
A wireless communication device includes a base board, a display module, and a metal member. The display module is located on the base board.
|Integrated radio communication module|
A compact, integrated wireless communication module includes a data interface, baseband electronics section, radiofrequency electronics section and antenna connector. The module may be operable as a stand-alone wireless communication device for incorporation into larger host devices.
|Close proximity based event triggering|
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus, a computer program product and a method is provided for device and/or user identification. The example embodiment comprises receiving, at an apparatus, a wireless signal comprising at least one of an address or an indication identifying a wireless communication device initiating the wireless signal, transmitting a query to a remote network entity, the query including at least one of the received address or indication identifying the wireless communication device and an indication associated with identity of the apparatus, and receiving a response to the query including information relating to identity of the wireless communication device if an association exists between the apparatus and the wireless communication device..
|Generic client for communication devices|
A wireless communication device can include a processor to operate multiple virtual network interfaces that communicate simultaneously over a common wireless physical interface with different wireless networks. A first virtual network interface can be an infrastructure virtual interface to communicate over a first infrastructure network, and a second virtual network interfaces can be an ad-hoc interface to communicate over a second ad-hoc network.
|Method and system for scheduling application-generated data requests in discontinuous reception (drx) mode|
The invention provides a technique for managing application-generated data requests within a wireless communication device comprising a baseband component operating in discontinuous reception (drx) mode. The technique includes the steps of receiving a data request from an application, tagging the data request as a low-priority data request or a high-priority data request in accordance with a manner in which the application is executing, forwarding the tagged data request to the baseband component, determining a next-scheduled active time based on parameters associated with the drx mode, and causing a scheduling request to be issued at or substantially proximate to the next-scheduled active time..
|In-subframe adaptive adjusting|
Methods, apparatuses, systems, and devices are described for wireless communication. In one configuration, an allocation of physical resources to be utilized by a wireless communication device during one or more portions of a subframe may be received at the wireless communication device.
|Dem circuit, delta-sigma modulator, d/a converter, and wireless communication device|
Dem circuit (130) includes a switch (131) configured to receive an n-bit digital input signal (sd1) and shift bit positions of the digital input signal (sd1) based on a switch control signal (sc) in a circulating pattern to output the digital input signal (sd1) as an n-bit digital output signal (sd2), where n is an integer greater than or equal to 2, and a switch control signal generation circuit (132) including a plurality of pointers which move in an identical direction based on a predetermined rule, and configured to generate the switch control signal (sc), each time when the digital input signal (sd1) is input to the switch (131), by using the pointers in a predetermined order.. .
|Inter-radio access technology transition based on quality of service evaluation|
A method for determining whether to allow performance of an inter-radio access technology (irat) transition is provided. The method can include a wireless communication device determining a realized quality of service (qos) for packet switched data traffic on a first radio access technology (rat); determining whether the realized qos satisfies a threshold qos; suspending irat transition to a second rat in an instance in which it is determined that the realized qos satisfies the threshold qos; and allowing irat transition to the second rat in an instance in which it is determined that the realized qos does not satisfy the threshold qos..
|Antenna for wireless communication device|
The present invention discloses an antenna for a wireless communication device, including a radiator including a first fixing segment, and a first connecting unit including a first fixture unit and a second fixture unit for holding the first fixing segment such that the radiator is electrically connect to a circuit.. .
|Wireless communication device and locator system|
There is provided a locator system that facilitates registration of a calling apparatus to be added and a locator. Portable unit communicates with base unit with a dect protocol.
|Mining machine movement management system|
An information collection device transmits a position information request command for requesting transmission of position information of a dump truck at a predetermined point in time via a second wireless communication device and determines a state of at least one of the dump truck, a relay that relays communication from a first wireless communication device included in the dump truck to the second wireless communication device, and a travel route of the dump truck based on a response to the position information request command.. .
|Antenna structure and wireless communication device using the same|
An antenna structure includes a feed portion, a ground portion, a first radiating body, a second radiating body, and a third radiating body. The feed portion is connected to a first shared portion of the first radiating body.
|System and method for minimizing call setup latency in a group communication among wireless communication devices|
A system and method for minimizing call setup latency in a group communication among wireless communication devices by ensuring the requisite amount of communication bandwidth for group member devices that utilize separate communication systems to control communication channels established with each of the wireless communication devices. A group communication server that sets up group communications for wireless communication device members of a communication group communicates with a resource manager resident on a communication system to reserve a predetermined amount of resources, such as bandwidth, for wireless communication devices utilizing that communication system that are members of a communication group.
|Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, information processing device, information processing method, and program|
A wireless communication device includes a transmission portion, an information acquisition portion, a storage portion, a selection portion, and a transmission control portion. The transmission portion transmits information.
|Method of selecting a plurality of cells and method of distributed-transmitting data for enhancing transmission rate of mobile data in wireless overplay network|
A method of selecting a plurality of cells and a method of distributed-transmitting data to enhance mobile data transmission rate in a wireless overlay network are disclosed. A cell selection method which selects a cell for distributed-transmission of data in a wireless overlay network of a plurality of cells may include receiving, by a base station, a request for distributed data transmission from a mobile terminal, and selecting a plurality of wireless communication devices for distributed-transmission of data to the mobile terminal among adjacent wireless communication devices to the mobile terminal based on received signal strength (rss) information on the mobile terminal with respect to the adjacent wireless communication devices, available resource information on the adjacent wireless communication devices and a service profile of the mobile terminal..
|Apparatus and methods to facilitate seamless handoffs between wireless communication networks|
Apparatus and methods for facilitating a handover of a wireless communication device on a first wireless communication network to a second wireless communication network, wherein the first and second wireless communication networks include communications protocols that are incompatible, are disclosed. The facilitation can include establishing communications between the wireless communication device and an interworking component of the second wireless communication network using a transparent tunnel through the first wireless communication network so that a message containing session information for the second wireless communication network can be exchanged.
|Background paging monitoring in dual sim wireless communication device|
A wireless communication device includes a single baseband processor and rf chain for servicing a first and second sim. Each of the sims connects to a different network, and one may be used for one data type while the other is used for another data type.
|Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, wireless communication device control program, and wireless communication system|
To perform a communication by selecting an appropriate communication path when there are a plurality of communication paths between two wireless communication devices. A wireless communication device is provided with an opposite side device communication information acquisition means acquiring opposite side device communication information, which indicates a communication path of a wireless communication in the communication device that is to be a communication partner, from the communication device in a short distance wireless communication; a communication information acquisition means acquiring communication information, which indicates a communication path of a wireless communication in own device; a selection means selecting a communication path used for a communication with the communication device among a plurality of communication paths based on the opposite side device communication information and the communication information; and a communication means performing a communication with the communication device in the selected communication path..
|Method of tdm in-device coexistence interference avoidance|
A method of tdm in-device coexistence (idc) interference avoidance is proposed. In a wireless communication device, a first radio module is co-located with a second radio module in the same device platform.
|Facilitating return to a first wireless network from a second wireless network after performance of a circuit switched fallback procedure|
Method and apparatus for facilitating return to a first wireless network from a second wireless network by a wireless communication device is provided. A method includes the wireless communication device engaging in data transfer for an application session on the first wireless network; participating in a csfb procedure to transition from the first wireless network to the second wireless network for servicing a voice connection; buffering data received for the application session before and/or during the csfb procedure; releasing the voice connection; discontinuing requests for downlink data for the application session in response to termination of the voice connection to provide a gap in data transfer; reselecting to the first wireless network during the gap in data transfer; using the buffered data to continue the application session during reselection; and resuming data transfer for the application session on the first wireless network after completing reselection..
|Seamless session mobility on a wireless communication device having multiple radio interfaces|
A method for seamless session mobility on wireless communication device including a first physical interface and a second physical interface is provided. The method can include a wireless communication device anchoring a data session for an application to a logical interface associated with the first physical interface.
|Wireless communication network system, wireless communication station, wireless communication device, and battery consumption smoothing method|
A wireless communication network system includes a first wireless communication device; and second wireless communication devices. The first wireless communication device selects a master unit from among the second wireless communication devices, on the basis of reception quality and storage battery remaining levels, and sends, to the selected master unit, a master unit request and a storage battery remaining level threshold for the master unit.
|System and method for processing received data in a wireless network|
A method for communicating data within a wireless network includes receiving an indication of a measurement type from a wireless communication device and receiving a first wireless transmission pertaining to a first measurement performed by the wireless communication device. The method also includes, in response to the received transmission, obtaining a value of a second measurement of the measurement type.
|Antenna and wireless communication device|
An antenna includes a dielectric base and a radiation electrode formed in the surface of the dielectric base. The radiation electrode includes a side surface electrode formed in the side surface of the dielectric base and a top surface electrode formed in the top surface of the dielectric base.
An antenna structure is configured to transmit and receive signal for a wireless communication device. The antenna structure includes a base board, a radiating unit, and a feed unit.
|Apparatus and method to attach a wireless communication device into a semiconductor package|
A semiconductor package includes an rfid chip positioned between a first die and a second die attached to a support substrate. The rfid chip is free of electrical connections to the dice and the support substrate.
|Adherent device for respiratory monitoring|
A respiratory monitoring system is provided. A measuring system is provided that includes, (i) an adherent device configured to be coupled to a patient, the adherent device including a plurality of sensors that monitor respiratory status, at least one of the sensors configured to monitor the patient's respiration, and (ii) a wireless communication device coupled to the plurality of sensors and configured to transfer patient data directly or indirectly from the plurality of sensors to a remote monitoring system.
|Communication system and radio wave monitoring apparatus|
A radio wave monitoring apparatus that communicates with a wireless communication device which is separately provided from the radio wave monitoring apparatus and is configured to perform wireless communication via a channel selected from a plurality of channels; detects a specific radio wave at the plurality of channels; selects a channel for the wireless communication in response to a request from the wireless communication device and based on a result of the detecting; and sends channel information indicating the selected channel to the wireless communication device.. .
|Wireless communication device|
A wireless communication device may obtain, from each of one or more access points, access point information including network identification information corresponding to the access point. The wireless communication device may determine, in a case where specific network identification information corresponding to a specific access point is selected by a user from among one or more network identification information, whether specific access point information obtained from the specific access point includes support information indicating that the specific access point is supporting an automatic wireless setting mode.
|Method and apparatus to provide hidden node protection|
A method and a wireless communication device to overcome a hidden node problem in a bss. The method includes detecting that transmitting one or more data frames causing one or more nodes of an unsynchronized wireless communication network to become hidden nodes.
|Coverage boosting transmission method for lte technology|
Embodiments for boosting coverage of wireless signals are generally described herein. A wireless communication device for boosting coverage of wireless signals may include a processor arranged to configure resource blocks for a sub-frame for transmitting data in a communication session, wherein the sub-frame includes at least one slot formed by a matrix of sub-carriers in the frequency domain and symbols in the time domain and a transceiver, coupled to the processor, the transceiver being arranged to establish communication with entities in a network, the transceiver being further arranged to, under direction of the processor, map modulated symbols to at least a partial resource block to form a coverage boosting resource unit, the coverage boosting resource unit spreading at least one data bit over at least the partial resource block..
|Wireless communication device and wireless communication channel selecting method|
A wireless communication device that obtains a current degree of interference at each of a plurality of available channels; determines whether a wireless communication is susceptible to interference based on whether a condition corresponding to implementation of the wireless communication is satisfied; and sets a channel for the wireless communication among the plurality of available channels based on the current degree of interference at each of the plurality of available channels when it is determined that the wireless communication is susceptible to interference. .
|Shared plcp protocol data unit (ppdu) within wireless communications|
A wireless communication device is configured to generate frames based on any of a number of different frame formats for transmission to one or more other recipient wireless communication devices. The frame may be implemented to include data intended for two or more recipient devices.
|Wireless communication device using common control channel and wireless communication method using the same|
A wireless communication method using a control channel between wireless communication devices including: exchanging profile information between a node and intermediate relay nodes therearound so as to allow the node to transmit/receive data to/from a destination node; determining, by the node, a first intermediate relay node using the profile information and determining a wireless communication mode with the first intermediate relay node; and transmitting/receiving data between the node and the first intermediate relay node by the determined wireless communication mode is provided.. .
|Extended discontinuous reception (drx) cycle length in wireless communication networks|
Embodiments of wireless communication devices and method for discontinuous reception (drx) mode in wireless communication are generally described herein. Some of these embodiments describe a wireless communication device having a module to cause the wireless communication device to enter the drx mode in an operational state of the wireless communication device.
|Channel sharing within wireless communications|
A wireless communication device includes communication interface configured to receive and transmit signals and a processor configured to generate and process such signals. The communication interface of the wireless communication device is configured to receive a first signal from a first other wireless communication device, and the processor of the wireless communication device is configured to process the first signal to determine one or more concurrent transmission parameters.
|Controlled power-efficient operation of wireless communication devices|
A low cost, robust, wireless sensor that provides an extended period of operability without maintenance is described. The wireless sensors are configured to communicate with a base unit or repeater.
|Software update for a wireless communication device|
One or more methods and systems of updating software in wireless communication devices are presented. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a wireless air interface, a memory device, and hardware coupled to the wireless air interface and to the memory device to execute software.
|System for monitoring and recording hand hygiene performance|
A system for monitoring and recording hand hygiene performance is configured to monitor and record information generated by the operation of dispensers to assess behavior of a group to identify overall hygiene performance. The system includes a plurality of wireless communication devices, with a first number of the wireless communication devices being disposed within or adjacent to dispensers and operatively configured for sensing, monitoring, and reporting information about the status and operation of the dispensers.
|Load control device user interface and database management using near field communication (nfc)|
An energy control network may include a number of load control devices, such as dimmer switches, multi-button selector switch, occupancy sensors, and remote controllers, among others. These load control devices may be configured for wireless communication.
|Method and system for an internet protocol lnb supporting positioning|
An internet protocol low noise block downconverter (ip lnb) assembly, which may be within a satellite reception assembly, may be operable to determine location information and/or time information of the ip lnb assembly, such as via a global navigation satellite system (gnss) module in the ip lnb assembly. The ip lnb assembly may provide services based on the determined location information and/or the determined time information of the ip lnb assembly.
|Routing paging messages for multiple subscription identities of a single communication device via a single paging channel|
A method is provided for conserving power on a wireless communication device having multi-subscription capabilities. Instead of scanning different paging channels for each of a plurality of subscriptions, power may be conserved by using a single paging channel from a serving access network for all paging messages from the plurality of subscriptions.
|Enhanced device configuration|
Systems, devices and methods described herein provide or possess functionality that enables providing enhanced device configuration. In one implementation, one or more communication stations are provided.
|Wireless communication provisioning using state transition rules|
A method for wireless communication provisioning is disclosed. A first wireless communication provisioning state associated with one or more identifiers is defined.
|Panic messaging in an ofdm communication system|
A panic button is activated in a wireless communication device to transmit an emergency message. Upon activation, the wireless communication device will monitor one or more predetermined tones in an ofdm system for confirmation that the emergency message has been received.
|Reducing power consumption on a receiver|
A method for reducing power consumption on a wireless communication device is described. The wireless communication device includes a first stage active filter and a second stage active filter.
|Tunable ila and dila matching for simultaneous high and low band operation|
A method and system configures a wireless communication device to support simultaneous signal propagation using a single narrow band antenna. An antenna tuner controller (atc) configures a tunable low band matching circuit to provide a first antenna matching in order to support propagation of a low band signal with a first signal path.
|Evolving antenna system based on user habits|
A method and system configures an antenna system to enhance communication signal quality within a wireless communication device. An antenna system controller determines a usage state of the wireless communication device based on received sensor data.
|System and method for code communication|
Systems and methods for code communication are provided. A secure system wirelessly transmits, via a magnetic field transmitter, an access code to a handheld wireless communication device as a sequence of polarities of a short-range magnetic field.
|Expedited international flight online check-in|
A user may check-in to an international flight and receive an electronic boarding pass using captured travel document information. If the travel document information has not been captured, the travel document information may be captured from a travel document by one of visual image capture or wireless communication.
|Adaptive non-linear interference cancellation for intermodulation distortion|
A wireless communication device including two or more aggressor transmitters and a victim receiver that is adversely affected by intermodulation distortion (imd) components associated with the signals transmitted by the two or more aggressor transmitters. Because the aggressor transmitters and the victim receiver are located on the same device, the transmit waveforms that contribute to the imd components are known and available.
|Reusing a single-chip carrier aggregation receiver to support non-cellular diversity|
A wireless communication device configured for receiving multiple signals is described. The wireless communication device includes a single-chip carrier aggregation receiver architecture.
|Voice call resumption on a legacy network|
A method for resuming a voice call on a legacy network is provided. The method can include a wireless communication device establishing a voice call with a remote device over a first cellular network; determining that a connection quality of the first cellular network has dropped below a threshold connection quality; sending a notification that the wireless communication device is releasing the voice call to transition to a legacy cellular network and will resume the voice call on the legacy cellular network; releasing the voice call on the first cellular network; transitioning to the legacy cellular network; establishing a second voice call with the remote device on the legacy cellular network; and using the second voice call to resume the voice call with the remote device..
|Method of handling call in handover in wireless communication system and wireless communication device using the same|
A method of handling at least a call in handover in a wireless communication system and a communication device using the same are proposed. The wireless communication system includes at least a wireless communication network and a wireless communication device.
|Wireless communication device and wireless communication method|
An object of the present invention is to provide a wireless communication device capable of obtaining an idle communication channel with a simple configuration, and to provide a wireless communication method thereof. In the present invention, wireless communication is performed with a counterpart device by using bluetooth.
|Methods and apparatus for wireless communication via a predefined sequence of a change of a characteristic of a wireless signal|
In some embodiments, an apparatus includes a wireless receiver circuit that can receive a wireless signal from a wireless communication device that is (1) separate from the wireless receiver circuit and (2) can encode a first information according to a protocol. The wireless receiver circuit can detect a predefined sequence of changes of a characteristic within the wireless signal to decode, from the wireless signal, a second information mutually exclusive from the first information without decoding the first information.
|Verified emergency group communications|
Wireless communication devices can be designated for group communication. A communication device, which may be part of the designated communication group, originates an emergency message to the communication group.
|Method for improving battery life and harq retransmissions in wireless communications systems|
Methods and apparatus for controlling discontinuous receiver operation in a wireless communication device are disclosed. In an exemplary embodiment, a wireless communication device configured to monitor a downlink signal during a series of regularly scheduled awake intervals and monitor the downlink signal for retransmissions during retransmission-monitoring intervals scheduled at a first predetermined delay from each detected data transmission to the receiver includes a control circuit configured to detect that a first retransmission-monitoring interval overlaps a previously scheduled radio activity during which the receiver is unavailable to monitor the first downlink signal, such as a measurement gap, and to adjust the first retransmission-monitoring interval, add an additional retransmission-monitoring interval, or both, responsive to said detecting..
|Adaptive use of receiver diversity|
A method for adaptively disabling receiver diversity is provided. The method can include a wireless communication device determining an active data traffic pattern; defining a threshold channel quality metric based at least in part on a threshold channel quality needed to support a threshold quality of service for the active data traffic pattern; comparing a measured channel quality to the threshold channel quality metric; and disabling receiver diversity in an instance in which the measured channel quality metric satisfies the threshold channel quality metric..
|Wireless communication device using multiple modems|
A mobile communications device allows communication in an ad hoc wireless network. The mobile communications device transmits, on a first radio frequency (rf) channel of the wireless network, a first signal by at least a first radio of the wireless device, the first signal encoded using at least a first modem of the wireless device.