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Date/App# patent app List of recent Wireless Communication Device-related patents
07/14/16
20160205629 
 Wireless  communication device and wireless communication method patent thumbnailWireless communication device and wireless communication method
Provided is a wireless communication device including, in a resource block assigned from among a plurality of resource blocks arranged in a grid pattern on a time axis and a frequency axis, a wireless communication unit for not performing transmission in a non-transmission region and for performing transmission in another region in the source block, the non-transmission region being set at a boundary with an adjacent resource block in a time direction or a frequency direction.. .
Sony Corporation


07/14/16
20160205590 
 Systems and methods for providing wlan data packet having dual configurations patent thumbnailSystems and methods for providing wlan data packet having dual configurations
A first wireless communication device including a network interface and a transceiver. The network interface is to transmit data from the first wireless communication device to a second wireless communication device and receive data from the second wireless communication device.
Marvell World Trade Ltd.


07/14/16
20160205520 
 Systems and methods for messaging using a broadband connection patent thumbnailSystems and methods for messaging using a broadband connection
Systems and methods for sending and receiving text, or data, messages between wireless communication devices and wireline-messaging devices utilize a broadband connection to the wireline premises as the signaling channel. A message application server sends messages directly to wireline-messaging devices through a digital network, such as the internet.
At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp


07/14/16
20160205161 
 Method and  content distribution over a network patent thumbnailMethod and content distribution over a network
A method that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example performing, by a wireless communication device comprising a processor, wireless telephony communications via a first wireless interface, transmitting information associated with media-related activities to a server, receiving from the server a media recommendation that is generated according to the information associated with media-related activities, initiating communications with a network via a second wireless interface, downloading a media content item of the media recommendation from a content provider via the second wireless interface, and presenting the media content item at a display. Other embodiments are disclosed..
At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp


07/14/16
20160204499 
 Multi-band antenna on the surface of wireless communication devices patent thumbnailMulti-band antenna on the surface of wireless communication devices
An embodiment wireless communication device includes a circuit board and a cover having a back surface covering a portion of a first surface of the circuit board and an opening in the back surface. A top antenna is disposed within the cover and is electrically connected to the circuit board at a first feed point on a first edge of the circuit board.
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.


07/14/16
20160200219 
 Vehicle occupant presence and reminder system patent thumbnailVehicle occupant presence and reminder system
A warning system for detecting the presence of occupants and identifying emergency situations within a vehicle. The system utilizes an integrated pressure sensor to determine if a passenger is present in the vehicle; the integrated pressure sensor is positioned adjacent to a sitting surface of a passenger seat.

07/07/16
20160198464 
 Adaptively selecting from among multiple base stations patent thumbnailAdaptively selecting from among multiple base stations
In a wireless communication system, a wireless communication device equipped with multiple antennae may be located in an area covered by more than one base station. The wireless communication device may be configured to measure a respective channel gain of multiple channels between the wireless communication device and the base stations and, further, to select a base station in accordance with the channel gains to communicate with..
Empire Technology Development Llc


07/07/16
20160198456 
 Selecting a codeword and determining a symbol length for uplink control information patent thumbnailSelecting a codeword and determining a symbol length for uplink control information
A wireless communication device configured for selecting a codeword and determining a symbol length for uplink control information is described. The wireless communication device includes a processor and instructions stored in memory.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha


07/07/16
20160198436 
 Wireless communication system and wireless communication control method, wireless communication device and wireless communication method, and computer program patent thumbnailWireless communication system and wireless communication control method, wireless communication device and wireless communication method, and computer program
A wireless communication device in a wireless network sets management information notification cycles at specified time intervals and transmits management information containing receive timing information showing its own position to start receiving information, receive window information, and receive cycle information. Another wireless communication device receiving that management information links it to a communication device number for the corresponding wireless communication device and stores the receive timing, the receive window information, and the receive cycle information.
Sony Corporation


07/07/16
20160198386 
 Reducing power consumption through reduced measurement frequency patent thumbnailReducing power consumption through reduced measurement frequency
A method for reducing power consumption by a wireless communication device is disclosed. The method can include the wireless communication device performing a first measurement of an alternative cell during a first measurement gap; sending a first measurement report generated based on the first measurement to the serving cell; storing the first measurement report; determining a mobility state of the wireless communication device; comparing the mobility state to a mobility threshold criterion; resending the first measurement report to the serving network as a report for a second measurement gap in an instance in which the mobility state satisfies the mobility criterion; and performing a second measurement of the alternative cell during the second measurement gap and sending a second measurement report generated based on the second measurement to the serving cell in an instance in which the mobility state does not satisfy the mobility threshold criterion..
Apple Inc.


07/07/16
20160198352 

System and methods for improving data performance via deliberate hybrid automatic repeat request (harq) acknowledgment (ack) and fast radio link control (rlc) non-acknowledgment (nack) in a multi-subscriber identity module (sim) wireless communication device


Methods and devices are disclosed for managing diversity tune-away on a wireless communication device configured with at least two radio frequency (rf) receive resources associated with a connection in a high speed data network. The wireless device may monitor data communications and downlink channel conditions in the high speed data network, and determine whether a diversity tune-away mode has been entered.
Qualcomm Incorporated


07/07/16
20160197651 

Wireless communication device and mobile terminal


A wireless communication device that communicates wirelessly with other device includes a first antenna, a second antenna, a measurer, and a selector. The first antenna is a loop or loops of coiled wire, and the first antenna is disposed on a substrate so that a rotation axis of the first antenna is orthogonal to the substrate.
Ricoh Company, Ltd.


07/07/16
20160196698 

Methods, systems and automated generation of a flight log and a squawk list file


The disclosed embodiments relate to methods, systems and apparatus for automated generation a flight log and a squawk list file. A computer records a preliminary flight log data file (pfldf), and automatically generates a preliminary squawk list file (pslf) that includes a plurality of squawk events recorded while an aircraft is in flight.
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation


07/07/16
20160193996 

Method and device for assisting a maneuvering process of a motor vehicle


A device and a method for assisting an automatic/automated maneuvering process, such as a parking maneuver, of a motor vehicle. The automated maneuvering assistance system plans a movement path for the vehicle, determines a recommended position outside of the vehicle from which a vehicle operator can effectively visually monitor the vehicle following the movement path; and communicates the recommended position to the operator.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc


07/07/16
20160193518 

Basketball training system and method


A basketball training system has one or more mobile wireless communication devices for wearing or carrying by players, a backboard carrying a basketball hoop, a video camera associated with the backboard for collecting video of basketball training and transmitting the collected video to a processing device integral with or separate from the mobile device, and motion sensors mounted around the backboard for detecting shot attempts and providing shot attempt data to the device or processing unit. Distance and position of the mobile device relative the backboard is collected for each shot.

06/30/16
20160192395 

Antenna subset and directional channel access in a shared radio frequency spectrum band


Techniques are provided for accessing a shared radio frequency spectrum band by selecting a subset antennas associated with a successful access procedure for accessing the shared radio frequency spectrum. In some examples, a wireless communication device, such as a network node, may perform a listen before talk (lbt) procedure for each of two or more subsets of antennas associated with the network node, and only those subsets of antennas that pass the lbt procedure are used for transmissions during the associated time period, while other antennas are idle, or used for transmissions on another radio frequency spectrum band during the associated time period.

06/30/16
20160192302 

Apparatus, method and system of synchronizing between wireless communication devices


Some demonstrative embodiments include devices, systems and methods of synchronizing between wireless communication devices. For example, a wireless communication device may include a clock to count a local time; a controller to count a virtual master clock corresponding to a group of wireless communication devices according to master clock information defining the virtual master clock, the controller to determine a time drift between the local clock and the virtual master clock, and to determine the virtual master clock based on the local time and the time drift; and a radio to communicate with one or more devices of the group of wireless communication devices a synchronization frame including a master clock time stamp of the virtual master clock..

06/30/16
20160192289 

System for providing intelligent network access selection for a mobile wireless device


Systems and methods enable alternative network access implemented by a mobile wireless communication device. The method includes receiving information associated with a mobile device, the information comprises location information associated with the mobile device.

06/30/16
20160192137 

Systems, methods, and devices for provisioning wireless network initiated location or time of flight request


Example systems, methods, and devices for provisioning in a wireless network can be provided. In one embodiment, a method can include storing, by a wireless communication device, credentials of one or more trusted network entities in the wireless network, receiving, by the wireless communication device, a request for location information from one or more access points, and transmitting, by the wireless communication device, location information to the one or more access points.

06/30/16
20160192131 

Methods circuits systems and associated computer executable code for localizing and messaging a wireless communication device


Disclosed are methods, circuits, systems and associated computer executable code for detecting the presence of a mobile computing device in a specific area. Included are means for receiving a message from the mobile device including a coarse location indicator, determining that the received coarse location indicator is in proximity with one or more local (e.g.

06/30/16
20160191681 

Wireless communication device with an antenna adjacent to an edge of the device


A wireless communication device comprising a housing comprising a plurality of edges and configured to serve as an external surface for the wireless communication device, and an antenna adjacent to at least a first edge of the housing, wherein the antenna comprises at least a conductive strip and at least one slot and wherein the antenna is configured to receive and transmit wireless signals, wherein the first edge of the housing is one of an edge of the housing nearest an ear piece and an edge of the housing that is opposite the edge of the housing nearest the ear piece, and wherein the conductive strip and the slot are adjacent to at least the first edge of the housing.. .

06/30/16
20160191279 

Wireless communication device and identifying the type of modulation among a plurality of modulation types in a near filed communication device


A method for configuring a first near-field communication device according to a modulation type transmitted by a second device, wherein: a decoder of the first device is configured to decode an overcoded type-b modulation; a signal received during a first time slot corresponding to the duration of a symbol of an initialization frame is decoded; and the first device is configured according to the value of the decoded symbol to determine the modulation type.. .

06/30/16
20160190689 

Antenna structure and wireless communication device using same


An antenna structure includes a feed unit, a grounding unit, a first radiating unit, a second radiating unit, third radiating unit, fourth radiating unit, and a fifth radiating unit. The grounding unit is spaced apart from the feed unit.

06/30/16
20160190688 

Antenna structure and wireless communication device using same


An antenna structure includes a feed unit, a grounding unit, a connecting unit, a radiating unit, and a resonating unit. The grounding unit is spaced apart from the feed unit.

06/30/16
20160189707 

Speech processing


A wireless communication device is disclosed. The wireless communication device includes a processor, a memory, a transceiver configured to receive an audio signal, a codec to decode the audio signal, a dynamic range controller and a phoneme processor.

06/30/16
20160189495 

Prompting movement of a device towards a stronger signal


In an example embodiment, a gyro system attached to or integrated in a wireless communication device may be configured to generate physical force to prompt movement towards a stronger signal that indicates a direction in which the wireless communication device should be positioned or moved to improve the wireless communication quality.. .

06/30/16
20160185466 

System and enhancing distribution logistics and increasing surveillance ranges with unmanned aerial vehicles and a dock network


A system and method for enhancing distribution logistics and surveillance ranges with unmanned aerial vehicles (uav) and at least one dock in a dock network. The uav remains in communication with the dock for enhancing distribution logistics of at least one package and increasing the range of surveillance for the unmanned aerial vehicle.

06/23/16
20160183304 

Spatial reuse clear to send (cts) within wireless communications


A wireless communication device (alternatively, device) includes a processing circuitry configured to support communications with other wireless communication device(s) and to generate and process signals for such communications. In some examples, the device includes a communication interface and a processing circuitry, among other possible circuitries, components, elements, etc.

06/23/16
20160183285 

Communication processing device


According to one embodiment, a communication processing device is provided which is mounted on a wireless communication device that performs communication using a first channel and performs communication by a communication scheme different from that of the first channel using a second channel. The communication processing device includes a control circuitry to determine whether or not transmission data is data that needs to be preferentially transmitted, specify at least one channel from the first channel and the second channel according to a determination result, and perform control so as to transmit the transmission data using the specified channel..

06/23/16
20160183258 

Communication processing device, and wireless communication method


According to one embodiment, a communication processing device mounted in a wireless communication device which uses a first channel and a second channel, includes controlling circuitry. The circuitry is configured to control to transmit, through the first channel, a first announcement signal including channel information of the second channel and control to transmit, through the second channel, a second announcement signal when slot allocation of a target communication device in the second channel is determined to be changed, the second announcement signal including a notification of the change in the slot allocation of the target communication device..

06/23/16
20160183224 

Allocation signaling for wireless communication networks


Methods and apparatuses for communicating over a wireless communication network are disclosed herein. One method includes selecting one of a plurality of allocation schemas for allocation of wireless resources to wireless communication devices.

06/23/16
20160183155 

Method for inter-rat reselection decision based on unbalanced radio conditions and device for executing said method


The invention relates to a wireless communication device (ue) configured to be operating in a wireless cellular network supporting a wireless technology standard. For solving the problem of blockage of the ue in regards with one cellular network the ue makes a comparison of communication conditions in downlink and in uplink in order to detect unbalanced communication conditions between downlink and uplink channels and, in case downlink communication conditions are acceptable, but uplink communication conditions show a degradation, initiate an inter-rat reselection..

06/23/16
20160183150 

Wireless communications system and wireless communication device


A first wireless communication device includes first wireless communication circuitry that selectively operates in one of a plurality of bands and first control circuitry that sets a band in which the first wireless communication circuitry operates. The first control circuitry switches bands such that the first wireless communication circuitry operates in all of the plurality of bands within a certain cycle time.

06/23/16
20160183121 

Proactive admission control for multi-coverage d2d communications


In some embodiments, a d2d capable wireless communication device receives parameters from a network node. The parameters comprise at least a first set of parameters indicating a configuration for use when the wireless communication device is in a first coverage scenario a second set of parameters indicating a configuration for use resources when the wireless communication device is in a second coverage scenario.

06/23/16
20160183100 

Device and self-interference cancellation


A method for self-interference cancellation in a wireless communication device. The wireless communication device has an estimator, a transmitter and a cancellation device.

06/23/16
20160183085 

Methods and apparatus to support location specific control of access to services through untrusted wireless networks


Apparatus and methods to support location specific control to allow and/or disallow access to services through untrusted wireless networks by a wireless communication device are disclosed. One or more network elements obtain a location of the wireless communication device and selectively allow and/or disallow access to one or more cellular network services and/or one or more access point names (apns) based on the location of the wireless communication device when connecting through an untrusted wireless network..

06/23/16
20160183078 

Wireless communication device and wireless communication control method


On embodiment provides a wireless communication device serving as one of plural wireless communication devices set as one group. The wireless communication device includes: a wireless communication portion configured to transmit and receive wireless signals; and a control portion connected to the wireless communication portion.

06/23/16
20160183059 

Method for tracking of motion of objects associated with wireless communication devices within a predefined area


A method for tracking the movement and trajectory of objects associated with wireless devices, located in a predefined area, wherein transceiver nodes communicating with the monitored wireless communication devices are formed, the objects associated with wireless communication device entering or located in the range of the transceiver nodes are detected by said transceiver nodes and relevant collected data are processed by measuring the strength of the signal emitted by the object during communication by at least two access points, converting the measured signal strength data into a vector set, selecting and filtering out the objects that are communicating but make no movement by evaluating the vector set, and analysing the movement of the communicating objects changing their place by applying a pre-defined mathematical model. Access points operating according to a small-range “peer-to-peer” (p2p) type wireless communication standard are used as transceiver nodes..

06/23/16
20160183047 

Location based data path selection


A wireless communication device is provided that includes a cellular telephony module to access a cellular network, a wireless communication module to access a non-cellular network, an antenna configured to be in wireless communication with a plurality of compatible and currently accessible communication networks including the cellular and non-cellular networks, a mobile location module operable to determine a current spatial location of the communication device, and a mobile network selector operable, based at least in part on the current spatial location of the communication device, to select a compatible and currently accessible communication network from among the plurality of compatible and currently accessible communication networks.. .

06/23/16
20160182535 

Equipment and network health monitoring using security systems


A monitoring system is continuously coupled to and in communication with a selected network. The system monitors characteristics of the network, and also characteristics of assets of the network.

06/23/16
20160182167 

Request to send (rts) to group within wireless communications


A wireless communication device (alternatively, device) includes a processing circuitry configured to support communications with other wireless communication device(s) and to generate and process signals for such communications. In some examples, the device includes a communication interface and a processing circuitry, among other possible circuitries, components, elements, etc.

06/23/16
20160182105 

Interference cancelation


A method and system for self-interference cancelation in a wireless communication device. The wireless communication device can include a first interference detector, a second interference detector, an interference canceler, and a controller.

06/23/16
20160182104 

Interference cancelation


A method and system for interference cancellation in a wireless communication device. The wireless communication device can include an interference estimator configured to generate one or more filter weights based on a transmit signal.

06/23/16
20160181694 

Antenna structure and wireless communication device using same


An antenna structure includes an antenna holder, a feed unit, a grounding unit, a first radiating unit, a second radiating unit, a third radiating unit, a parasitic unit, and a coupling unit. The feed unit and the grounding unit are positioned on the antenna holder and are spaced apart from each other.

06/23/16
20160175678 

Accuracy ball


An accuracy ball has a target strike cover, sensors, grips, and a data core that function in combination to provide a device that a trainer can hold and a fighter can practice striking accurately. The accuracy ball has target aim points that a user attempts to strike.

06/23/16
20160174909 

Healthcare communication system for programming bed alarms


A system that monitors various conditions of a plurality of hospital beds located in different rooms of a healthcare facility is provided. Alternatively or additionally, other types of equipment may be monitored by the system.

06/16/16
20160174187 

System and methods for enhancing data throughput and page performance in a multi-sim wireless communication device


Methods and devices for improving data throughput and page performance of a multi-subscription wireless communication device with a shared radio frequency (rf) resource may include detecting when a random access channel (rach) procedure required on a modem stack associated with the first sim in order to access a first network will coincide with a scheduled tune-away period for the shared rf resource corresponding to a reservation for activity on a second network supported by the second sim. When such coincidence is detected, the wireless communication device may periodically transmit preambles to the first network with increasing transmission power until an acknowledgment is received or the scheduled tune-away period starts.
Qualcomm Incorporated


06/16/16
20160174123 

Avoiding mass migration of wireless communication devices from one access point to another


A wireless communication device (wcd), network node, and methods for determining whether to steer traffic from a first access point to a second access point according to an access network selection policy. The wcd obtains at least one input parameter for use in an algorithm that is part of the access network selection policy, obtains a random value, and determines whether to steer traffic from the first access point to the second access point based at least in part on the at least one obtained input parameter and the obtained random value.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)


06/16/16
20160174068 

Integrated circuit device that includes a secure element and a wireless component for transmitting protected data over a local point-to-point wireless communication connection


An integrated circuit device that includes a wireless component and a secure element is herein disclosed and enabled. The integrated circuit device includes a protected memory area for storing protected data that is implemented to be not accessible by a user, but is accessible by a memory controller included in the integrated circuit device.
Flexiworld Technologies, Inc.


06/16/16
20160174044 

Sensor and program management in a wireless communication device (wcd) based upon detected activity


Various embodiments of a wireless communication device (wcd) that can be transported by a user are provided. One embodiment comprises a user interface that enables the wcd to receive inputs from the user and to provide outputs to the user.

06/16/16
20160174030 

Method and system for map generation for location and navigation with user sharing/social networking


Methods and systems for map generation for location and navigation with user sharing/social networking may comprise in connection with a crowd-sourced database that receives images and location data from a plurality of users of wireless communication devices (wcds), and for at least one of said plurality of users: receiving a determined position of a wcd, wherein the position is determined based at least in part on: capture of one or more images of the surroundings of the wcd; and extraction of data associated with objects in the captured one or more images. The crowd-sourced database may be updated based on the determined position of the wcd and said extracted data.
Maxlinear, Inc.


06/16/16
20160173738 

Teleprompter on wireless communication device (wcd) for producing media content for website


Automated media programming (amp) systems and methods are provided. In one embodiment of an amp system, a computer server is communicatively coupled to the internet and provides a website for enabling uploading of media content, sorting the media content, and downloading the media content.

06/16/16
20160173385 

Transmitting data packets in an industrial wireless network


A wireless communication device providing a node in an industrial wireless network investigates if there is more than one data packet with process control data from the same data originating device destined for a process control device in a transmission queue, where the data originating device is an interface to the process being controlled and transmits data packets in the transmission queue. If there is more than one such data packet, the wireless communication device further compares time stamps of the data packets, where a time stamp reflects the time of generation of a corresponding data packet, keeps the newest data packet and discards older data packets, so that only the most recent data packets from a data originating device are sent to the process control device from the node..
Abb Research Ltd


06/16/16
20160173303 

Wireless communication device, integrated circuitry, and wireless communication method


A wireless communication device has an analog control loop circuitry that generates an analog control signal to adjust a phase of a voltage controlled oscillation signal, in accordance with a phase of a reception signal, a digital control loop circuitry that generates a digital control signal having a frequency determined by a frequency of a reference signal and a predetermined frequency setting code signal and having a phase opposite to a phase of the analog control signal, a voltage controlled oscillator that generates the voltage controlled oscillation signal, on the basis of the analog control signal and the digital control signal, and a data slicer that generates a digital signal obtained by digital demodulation of the reception signal, on the basis of a comparison result of the digital control signal and a predetermined threshold value.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba


06/16/16
20160173179 

Sounding and steering protocols for wireless communications


Systems, apparatuses, and techniques relating to wireless local area network devices are described. A described technique includes transmitting a sounding packet to wireless communication devices; receiving, in response to the sounding packet, feedback packets from the wireless communication devices, wherein the feedback packets collectively comprise beamforming feedback, the beamforming feedback being derived from received versions of the sounding packet; determining a steering matrix based on the beamforming feedback; and transmitting, within a frame, spatially steered data packets to the wireless communications devices.
Marvell World Trade Ltd.


06/16/16
20160173166 

Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, and recording medium


A wireless communication device includes a first antenna from which a first signal is transmitted; a second antenna through which a second signal is received in a frequency band that is different from a frequency band of the first signal; a first signal removal circuit configured to remove a component of a frequency band of the second signal from the first signal when the first signal removal circuit is electrically coupled to the first antenna; and a processor configured to determine whether to electrically connect the first signal removal circuit to the first antenna, based on an output strength of the first signal that is transmitted from the first antenna, when the second signal is received through the second antenna.. .
Fujitsu Limited


06/16/16
20160173159 

Protective case with electronic function for electronic device


A protective case for an electronic device includes a pcb and other components and devices. The other components and devices arranged on the case are connected to the pcb, the devices include a battery, a socket configured to accommodate a wireless communication device, a data connector, a wireless communication module, and a control module.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.


06/16/16
20160173148 

Mitigating signal interference in a wireless network


A method, communication apparatus, and computer program product is provided for mitigating interference experienced by a wireless communication device, wcd (102). The interference is caused by signals transmitted by an interfering node (106).
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)


06/16/16
20160171858 

Alarm systems for detecting and communicating anomalous events


The present invention relates to an alarm system comprising a cellular communication device, such as a smartphone/unit, and at least two detection arrangements, each detection arrangement, of the at least two detection arrangements, comprising: a housing; a detector device arranged in said housing, said detector device comprising a smoke detector and a gas detector and a moisture detector; a positioning device arranged in said housing; a control unit arranged in said housing; and a wireless communication device arranged in said housing; wherein said detector device being configured to provide said control unit with an indication of when smoke or gas or moisture has been detected, said positioning device being configured to provide said control unit with a geographical position of said detection arrangement, and said control unit being configured to transmit a message wirelessly through said wireless communication device to said cellular communication device after receiving an indication from said detector device when smoke or gas or moisture has been detected thereof, wherein said message comprises said geographical position and information of what has been detected; wherein each detection arrangement is arranged to monitor an area different from areas monitored by other detection arrangements; and said cellular communication device is configured to receive said alarm message transmitted from a detection arrangement and to notify a user of said cellular communication device of said alarm message.. .

06/16/16
20160169702 

Method for providing traffic conditions data using a wireless communications device, and a navigation device in which this method is employed


A traffic condition data providing method using a wireless communication device and a navigation device performing the method are disclosed. The navigation device includes travelling path displaying unit that searches a travelling path to a destination set by a user and displays the travelling path on map data, a traffic condition data receiving unit that receives traffic condition data from a content managing server through a wireless communication device in response to a request of providing the traffic condition data over the travelling path, and a traffic condition data providing unit that provides the user with the received traffic condition data..
Intellectual Discovery Co., Ltd.


06/16/16
20160169608 

Firearm simulators


Firearm simulators are disclosed. In embodiments, a firearm simulator includes a processor, a memory module, a trigger unit that outputs a trigger output signal, a magazine sensor that outputs a magazine sensor output signal, an optoelectronic output device, an optoelectronic sensor, and a wireless communication device.

06/16/16
20160166214 

Distributed healthcare communication system


A graphical audio station of a nurse call system is operable to permit a user to perform one or more of the following functions: establish a two-way voice communication link with another computer device in another patient and/or with a another computer device located in another staff work area and/or with a wireless communication device carried by caregiver and/or with a telephone of the healthcare facility; broadcast a voice page to a group of other selected computer devices; compose and send a text message to a portable device that is carried by a caregiver and that has wireless communication capability; browse web pages and/or view multimedia content, such as videos, hosted on servers of the healthcare facility and/or that are accessible via the internet; view and/or acknowledge and/or answer and/or cancel alerts or nurse calls originating in a plurality of patient rooms.. .
Hill-rom Services, Inc.


06/09/16
20160165444 

Terminal cover and wireless communication device including wireless authentication module


A wireless communication device includes a terminal body including a near field communication (nfc) function and accessories which are attached to the terminal body, and includes a wireless authentication module for an authentication operation through wireless communication with the terminal body. The authentication operation is performed using inductive coupling between an nfc coil of the terminal body and an authentication coil of the wireless authentication module, and in the case that the accessories are attached to the terminal body, the wireless authentication module is disposed so that at least a part of the authentication coil is located outside the nfc coil..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


06/09/16
20160164192 

Antenna assembly and wireless communication device employing same


An antenna assembly includes a first radiating portion, a second radiating portion, a third radiating portion, and a switch circuit. The switch circuit is electrically connected between the second radiating portion and the third radiating portion.
Chiun Mai Communication Systems, Inc.


06/09/16
20160164166 

Wireless communication device


A wireless communication device includes a metal housing and a printed circuit board. The metal housing serves as an antenna and includes a slit separating the metal housing into a radiating body and a grounding body.
Chiun Mai Communication Systems, Inc.


06/09/16
20160162947 

Anonymous digital identification


Methods and systems for anonymous digital identification are disclosed and may include detecting the presence of a first wireless communication device utilizing a second communication device, the first wireless communication device being associated with a first set of content that is distinguishable from an identifier associated with said first wireless communication device. In response to a determination that the first wireless communication device and the second communication device are geographically proximate to one another based on location detection capabilities of the first wireless communication device or the second communication device, content may be provided to the first wireless communication device.

06/09/16
20160162043 

Request for confirmation of action to be taken after detection of activity using sensor data of wireless communication device (wcd)


Various embodiments of a wireless communication device (wcd) that can be transported by a user are provided. One embodiment comprises a user interface that enables the wcd to receive inputs from the user and to provide outputs to the user.

06/02/16
20160157285 

Wireless communication device and non-transitory computer-readable medium


A master terminal transmits sound waves that are a synchronization signal from a speaker to a slave terminal at random time intervals. Upon acquiring the sound waves that are the synchronization signal by microphone, the slave terminal promptly transmits a response signal through wireless communication to the master terminal.
Casio Computer Co., Ltd.


06/02/16
20160157161 

Reducing network service scan time by a wireless communication device


A method for reducing network service scan time by a wireless communication device is provided. The method can include the wireless communication device determining a location of the wireless communication device.
Apple Inc.


06/02/16
20160156772 

Automatic switching of modes and mode control capabilities on a wireless communication device


Methods, systems and devices for implementing different modes or persona of a wireless communication device that allow the wireless communication device to function as multiple devices corresponding to conditions and circumstances that may be defined by an enterprise. Operating modes or persona may be defined by a set of operating characteristics that may include user permissions, device functionality, capabilities enabled, and user restrictions that may be selected by the enterprise.
Qualcomm Incorporated


06/02/16
20160156488 

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method


A tuner receives a received signal using one of a plurality of transmission formats that use at least one of either a first frequency or a second frequency band. A determination unit determines the transmission format being used in the received signal from among the plurality of transmission formats.
Panasonic Corporation


06/02/16
20160156393 

Device and managing spectrum resources, and wireless communication device and method


A device and method for managing spectrum resources and a wireless communication device and method are provided. The method for managing spectrum resources of a wireless communication system according to the disclosure includes: acquiring resource utilization parameter information of a communication device to be managed, the resource utilization parameter information including the number of antennas; and determining spectrum resource allocation to the communication device based on the resource utilization parameter information.
Sony Corporation


06/02/16
20160156093 

Antenna structure and wireless communication device using same


An antenna structure includes an antenna holder, a first metallic portion, a second metallic portion, and a radiator. The antenna holder includes a top wall, a first sidewall, and a second sidewall.
Fih (hong Kong) Limited


06/02/16
20160155335 

System and pairing passengers and in-vehicle equipment


A system for pairing a passenger having a mobile device with a vehicle is provided. The system includes a link manager located remote from the vehicle, wherein the link manager receives information from a fleet of vehicles and a plurality of passengers.
Creative Mobile Technologies, Llc


06/02/16
20160155329 

Wireless communication device


A wireless communication device mountable in a vehicle acquires first position information on the vehicle and receives a packet signal from another wireless communication device, the packet signal including second position information on another vehicle in which the other wireless communication device is mounted. The wireless communication device has a storage that stores log information and a controller.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160150575 

Point-to-point ad hoc voice communication


A wireless communication device establishes voice communication between a supported user and a selected remote device supporting another user via a point-to-point wireless ad hoc network link. The device selects a particular remote device, establishes an ad hoc network link with the selected remote device, and communicates voice communication signals with the selected remote device.
Apple Inc.


05/26/16
20160150535 

Wireless communication device


A wireless communication device for packet communication is provided. Based on an interfering wave level that is stored in carrier sense table, the number of empty slots for every threshold of interfering wave is obtained, and, in a case where the number of empty slots for the threshold exceeds a predetermined value, a slave station is notified the number of empty slots..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160150520 

Pre-emption and resource allocation prioritization for d2d communications


A network node assigns resources for use in wireless communication based on priority. The network node receives, from a wireless communication device, a service request message that requests connection of a communication session.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)


05/26/16
20160150479 

Wireless communication device


A wireless communication device for packet communication is provided. When a battery is mounted, a control signal for obtaining information necessary for packet communication is received, and the information is stored in a first communication information storage unit, along with a reception frequency of the control signal.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160150477 

Wireless communication device


Provided is a wireless communication device for packet communication. When a battery is mounted, transmission and reception of a message for obtaining information necessary for the packet communication are performed and the information is stored in a first communication information storage unit.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160150474 

Low power synchronization in a wireless communication network


Some aspects of the present disclosure provide for methods, apparatus, and computer software for low-power synchronization of wireless communication devices. In one example, an asynchronous code division multiple access (cdma) channel may be utilized for uplink communication.
Qualcomm Incorporated


05/26/16
20160150404 

Wireless communication device


Provided is a wireless communication device for packet communication. In a case where a communication failure occurs, authentication of the other communication party is performed.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160150377 

Method and system for location determination and navigation using textual information


Methods and systems for location determination and navigation using textual information may comprise in a wireless communication device: capturing one or more images of one or more sources of textual information in the vicinity of the wireless communication device, extracting text from the one or more sources of textual information, and determining a position of the wireless communication device by, at least in part, determining a distance to a letter at a beginning of the one or more sources of textual information, determining a distance to a letter at an end of the one or more sources of textual information, and triangulating the position using the determined distances. An orientation of the text in the captured one or more images may be sensed relative to the wireless device.
Maxlinear, Inc.


05/26/16
20160150370 

Event notification systems and methods


Disclosed herein is an event notification system (10). The system (10) comprises a receiver (14) arranged to receive event information comprising geographical region information indicative of a geographical region for each of a plurality of events and time interval information indicative of a time interval for each of the plurality of events, the receiver (14) also being arranged to receive location information indicative of a location of a wireless communication device (12) at a time.
3 Electric Sheep Pty Ltd


05/26/16
20160150344 

Surround sound effects provided by cell phones


Systems and methods that reproduce surround sound effects from an audio source are described. Wireless communication devices form a wireless network in which music, for example, can be played on the speakers of the wireless communication devices to reproduce surround sound effects from a selected audio source.
Google Inc.


05/26/16
20160150022 

Wireless communication device


Provided is a wireless communication device for packet communication. When power is applied, in a case where a packet data is received before receiving a message notifying that packet communication starts, the other party is urged to transmit a message saying that the packet communication starts and a packet number is initialized in accordance with transmission and reception of the message that the packet communication starts..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


05/26/16
20160149609 

Wireless transmission system, wireless communication device, and wireless communication method


A wireless transmission system includes: a communication unit for transmission; and a communication unit for reception. The communication units for transmission and reception are housed in a housing of the same electronic apparatus, or the communication unit for transmission is housed in a housing of first electronic apparatus and the communication unit for reception is housed in a housing of second electronic apparatus and a wireless signal transmission path enabling wireless information transmission between the communication units is formed between the communication units when the first and the second electronic apparatus are disposed at given positions to be integrated with each other.
Sony Corporation


05/26/16
20160145794 

Automated selection of settings for an ironing device


Embodiments provide a method and device that enables automatic selection of settings for ironing one or more pieces of fabric. A digital camera on an ironing device captures an image of a fabric.
International Business Machines Corporation


05/19/16
20160142938 

Byte caching in wireless communication networks


Various embodiments provide byte caching in wireless communication networks. In one embodiment, a plurality of data packets are received through an internet protocol (ip) data flow established between a wireless communication device and at least one server.
International Business Machines Corporation


05/19/16
20160142187 

Tone plans for wireless communication networks


Methods and apparatuses for communicating over a wireless communication network are disclosed herein. One example apparatus includes a memory that stores instructions.
Qualcomm Incorporated


05/19/16
20160142079 

In-vehicle communication apparatus


An in-vehicle communication apparatus includes an antenna module, and a wireless communication device physically separated from the antenna module and connected to the antenna module through a coaxial cable. The antenna module includes an antenna, and a transmission amplifier of the antenna.
Denso Corporation


05/19/16
20160141749 

Antenna device using ebg structure, wireless communication device, and radar device


An antenna device comprises a first dielectric substrate; first and second antenna elements arranged on a first surface of the first dielectric substrate; a ground conductor arranged on a second surface of the first dielectric substrate; and an ebg structure arranged between the first and second antenna elements. The ebg structure comprises first patch conductors that are each arranged in contact with the first surface of the first dielectric substrate and are each electromagnetically coupled with the ground conductor; second patch conductors that are each arranged in a prescribed distance from the first surface of the first dielectric substrate in a direction opposite to the second surface, and are each electromagnetically coupled with corresponding one of the first patch conductors; and first connection conductors that electrically connect the first patch conductors with the second patch conductors..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


05/19/16
20160141748 

Antenna device using ebg structure, wireless communication device, and radar device


An antenna device comprises a dielectric substrate that has first and second surfaces; first and second antenna elements that are arranged on the first surface of the dielectric substrate; a ground conductor that is arranged on the second surface of the dielectric substrate; and an electromagnetic band gap structure that is arranged between the first and second antenna elements on the dielectric substrate. The electromagnetic band gap structure comprises: a plurality of patch conductors that are arranged on the first surface of the dielectric substrate and are electromagnetically coupled with the ground conductor; and at least one opening that is arranged in the ground conductor to expose the dielectric substrate, and causes the electromagnetic coupling between the plurality of patch conductors and the ground conductor to change..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


05/19/16
20160141744 

Antenna aiming broadband wireless access


A system and method are provided for automatically aiming an antenna to communicate with a remote broadband wireless communication device.. .
Broadband Antenna Tracking Systems, Inc.


05/19/16
20160140802 

Apparatus and facilitating gaming activity and/or gambling activity


An apparatus, including a user communication device which is a wireless communication device, wireless telephone, or personal digital assistant, configured for use in on-line gaming activity, further including a global positioning device which determines a position or location of the user communication device; a display capable of displaying gaming information; and a transmitter which transmits the position or location information to a computer which administers the on-line gaming activity. The computer is configured to identify the jurisdiction in which the user communication device is located based on the position or location of the communication device at the time of the placing of a bet.

05/19/16
20160140774 

Method and system for wireless payment for parking


A method and a system are provided for wireless payment of parking fees or other charges for a vehicle. The method includes determining the location of the vehicle with a wireless communication device having a parking software application (app).
Mastercard International Incorporated


05/19/16
20160135431 

System and animal data collection and analytics


An inventive animal collar device is described herein that monitors location, physiological information and/or environmental information relating to an animal wearing the device. The collar may include multiple sensors and other electrical components embedded within the collar body that provide means for: tracking and monitoring an animal's activity and whereabouts, increasing visibility of the collar, and storing and retrieving animal, environment and system information.

05/12/16
20160135233 

Wireless communication device and communication control device


[solution] provided is a wireless communication device including: a first wireless interface configured to send a first wireless signal having directivity; a second wireless interface; and a controller configured to allow the second wireless interface to establish a connection with a first device when a second wireless signal received by the second wireless interface includes an indicator indicating that the first wireless signal is received by the first device being a sending source device of the second wireless signal.. .

05/12/16
20160135096 

Wireless communication apparatus and method


A wireless communication device executes first and second virtual transmission nodes in a wireless communication network. The wireless communication device includes a database for storing identification information of the first and second virtual transmission nodes, and a centralized service unit for accessing the database.



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