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 Point-to-point ad hoc voice communication patent thumbnailPoint-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.


 Processor validated wakeup system and method patent thumbnailProcessor validated wakeup system and method
A system includes a transceiver for receiving a wake up signal from a wireless communication device. A processor is operatively connected to the transceiver and to a memory.
Carrier Corporation


 Wireless communication system,  routing data in a wireless communication system, and  handing over a wireless communication device, having an established data connection to a local network patent thumbnailWireless communication system, routing data in a wireless communication system, and handing over a wireless communication device, having an established data connection to a local network
A wireless communication system (100) comprises a plurality of access points (102) for communicating with a plurality of wireless communication devices (104) within an enterprise (106). A local gateway (108) provides access to a local network (110) within the enterprise and an access point gateway (114) is coupled to the local gateway (108) and is communicably coupled to each of the plurality of access points (102) and to a core network (116) of the wireless communication system.
Google Technology Holdings Llc


 Wireless communication device and power source device patent thumbnailWireless communication device and power source device
A wireless communication device configured to prevent a transmission time period for sending a wireless signal and a receiving time period for receiving a wireless signal from being overlap, comprises: a transmitter that includes an orthogonal modulator that orthogonally modulates an iq-modulated modulation signal and a transmission power amplifier that power-amplifies the orthogonally modulated signal; a receiver that includes a demodulator that demodulates a received signal; a first power source that is the power source for the transmission power amplifier and the receiver; and a second power source that is the power source for the orthogonal modulator; and a controller which outputs the modulation signal to the orthogonal modulator. The first power source outputs a constant voltage to the receiver during the receiving time period, and outputs, during the transmission time period, to the transmission power amplifier, a fluctuating voltage according to an envelope of the modulation signal..
Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc.


 Wireless communication system including polarization-agile phased-array antenna patent thumbnailWireless communication system including polarization-agile phased-array antenna
A wireless communication device is provided. The wireless communication device includes a millimeter wave antenna comprising a plurality of antenna elements, a radio frequency integrated circuit (rfic), and a power feeding line, wherein the plurality of antenna elements are dual-type antenna elements configured to excite different polarization modes, and wherein the power feeding line allows a plurality of ports of the rfic to individually connect to the plurality of dual-type antenna elements to excite the different polarization modes to perform beamforming the wireless communication device and/or electronic device may be diversified according to various embodiments..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


 Electronic apparatus and operating method thereof patent thumbnailElectronic apparatus and operating method thereof
An operating method of an external imaging device is provided which includes establishing a wireless connection with an electronic device comprising a display using a wireless communication device, receiving a parameter from the electronic device through the wireless connection, the parameter determined based on at least part of at least one photo and information, controlling a navigation device to autonomously fly to a set position based on the parameter, capturing an image using the camera, and sending the image to the electronic device through the wireless connection.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


 Connected discontinuous reception (cdrx) management in multi-subscriber identity module (sim) wireless communication devices patent thumbnailConnected discontinuous reception (cdrx) management in multi-subscriber identity module (sim) wireless communication devices
Embodiments described herein relate to extending an awake period (on duration) or an inactivity timer duration in a connected discontinuous reception (cdrx) mode for a first subscription based on activities of a second subscription. A method according to some embodiments includes determining that the awake period of the cdrx cycle associated with the first subscription collides with the activities of the second subscription, and extending the awake period by an extended awake period in response to determining that the awake period collides with the activities of the second subscription.
Qualcomm Incorporated


 Wireless communication device, wireless communication system, wireless communication method and program patent thumbnailWireless communication device, wireless communication system, wireless communication method and program
Provided is a wireless communication device which includes a function information transmitting unit for transmitting, via a wireless communication network, function information relating to a function of the wireless communication device, a function information receiving unit for receiving function information transmitted from another device, a function information comparison unit for comparing the function information of the wireless communication device and the function information received from such other device, and a function determination unit for determining which of the wireless communication device and such other device is to play a function of an access point, based on a result of the comparison by the function information comparison unit.. .
Sony Corporation


 Human proximity detection techniques for wireless communication devices patent thumbnailHuman proximity detection techniques for wireless communication devices
Human proximity detection techniques for wireless communication devices are described. In one embodiment, for example, an apparatus may comprise a memory and logic, at least a portion of the logic comprised in circuitry coupled to the memory, the logic to perform a connection establishment procedure to establish a wireless link with a human proximity reporting (hpr) device, identify heart rate information comprised in a human proximity report received from the hpr device via the wireless link, determine an initial hpr state based on the heart rate information, and select an initial operating mode for a feature of a human proximity monitoring (hpm) device based on the initial hpr state.
Intel Corporation


 Method and  proximity radar in phased array communications patent thumbnailMethod and proximity radar in phased array communications
Embodiments relate to systems methods and computer readable media to enable a wireless communication device are described. In one embodiment a wireless communication device is configured for phased array communications.

Uplink transmission timing control

One or more embodiments herein relate to a method for an uplink transmission timing adjustment in a wireless communication device served by a network node and configured to operate in a coverage enhancement mode. The coverage enhancement mode comprises a repetitive transmission of a first uplink signal during a first repetition period.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Uplink resource allocation in a unidirectional single frequency network arrangement for high speed trains

A network node is connected to a plurality of antenna nodes that are located along a constrained path where a plurality of wireless communication devices are located. The antenna nodes are controlled to maintain reception radio lobes substantially along the path such that the wireless communication devices can perform uplink radio communication with the network node via the reception radio lobes.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

System and managing the monitoring and receipt of a paging signal

The present invention provides a system and method for managing in a wireless communication device the receipt of a paging signal from a wide area wireless network. The method includes detecting by the wireless communication device whether the user of the wireless communication device is available for receiving an alert regarding incoming information via the wireless communication device.
Motorola Mobility Llc

Method in communication device for starting a circuit switched fallback in wireless communication system

A method in a wireless communication device for starting a circuit switched fallback, csfb, in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The wireless communication system comprises one or more long-term evolution, lte, networks and one or more 2nd or 3rd generation, 2g/3g, networks.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Random access handling in single frequency network with unidirectional antenna node arrangement

A network node is connected to a plurality of antenna nodes that are located along a constrained path where a plurality of wireless communication devices are located. The antenna nodes are controlled to maintain reception radio lobes substantially along the path such that the wireless communication devices can perform uplink radio communication with the network node via the reception radio lobes.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Reusing a mobile network operator profile in an embedded smart card

A first smart card in a first wireless communication device receives a first profile that indicates a subscription to provide wireless connectivity to a user. The first profile is a copy of at least a portion of a second profile previously established by the user and stored on a second smart card in a second wireless communication device.
Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.

System and methods for using embedded subscriber identity module (esim) provisioning processes to provide and activate device configuration packages on a wireless communication device

Methods and devices are disclosed for customizing a wireless communication device having at least one radio frequency (rf) resource associated with an embedded subscriber identity module (esim). The wireless communication device may detect a condition that uses provisioning of a new subscriber identity module (sim) profile for the esim, switch an enabled sim profile for the new sim profile, and identify one or more parameters based on information from the esim.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method and quadrature signal modulation

Methods and apparatus for facilitating wireless communication using digital quadrature amplitude modulation are disclosed. A mapping module electronic component of a wireless communication device utilizes a signal constellation for quadrature modulating a signal for transmission or quadrature demodulating a received signal.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Application of timing advance command in wireless communication device in enhanced coverage mode

Embodiments disclosed herein relate to a method in a wireless communication device that operates in an enhanced coverage mode, the enhanced coverage mode comprising sequential repetition of messages sent from the wireless communication device to a network node. An example method includes: receiving a timing advance command tac from the network node; and adapting a time at which the tac is applied, wherein a time difference between the time at which the tac is applied and a time at which the tac is received shall be greater than or equal to a specified time depending on a type of the used radio access technology, such that application of the tac does not occur during a period after a first subframe of a repeated uplink transmission till the end of the repeated uplink transmission..
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Device and multiple reference system timer

A device and method is presented to allow the high frequency clock generators and functional blocks of a wireless communication device to enter a very low power sleep state while the low frequency reference clock generator within the wireless communications device remains in an active state. The timing block provides methods of increasing and maintaining accuracy of the system timer which may have been reduced by temperature variation or manufacturing defects.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method for adapting firmware of a wireless communication device

In a method for adapting a firmware configured to control a wireless communication device, a first firmware is stored in a first storage area, and at least one delta encoding package is stored in at least one second storage area. A rule manager is configured to provide identification information indicating at least one delta encoding package.
Gemalto M2m Gmbh

Mechanisms for optimizing communications band selection depending on ongoing quality of service

A wireless communication device (ue) conducting wireless communications according to a specified radio access technology (rat) in a first communications band belonging to a first network may be required to switch to a different communications band due to network restrictions and/or radio link failure. The ue may therefore perform a system scan identifying other communications bands associated with the first rat and available at the present location of the ue.
Apple Inc.

Communication network including transmitter registry and associated methods

A communication network includes a plurality of transmitters, each configured to broadcast a signal including a known transmitter identifier. The network includes a registry stored on a computer.
Microcast Communication, Llc

Communication network including transmitter registry and associated methods

A communication network includes a plurality of transmitters, each configured to broadcast a signal including a known transmitter identifier. The network includes a registry stored on a computer.
Microcast Communication, Llc

Dynamic bandwidth switching for reducing power consumption in wireless communication devices

Systems, methods, apparatuses, and computer-program products for performing dynamic bandwidth switching between control signals and data signals of differing bandwidths are disclosed. A wireless communication apparatus comprises a memory and a processor coupled to the memory.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Dead zone for wireless communication device

A communication system illustratively comprising: a wireless communication device; a network for controlling wireless communication over said network, said network tracking a location of said wireless communication device based on location data pertaining to said wireless communication device, said network comprising a no communication zone register including a database of predetermined zones in which predetermined communication by, to, or by and to said wireless communication device is to be disabled; wherein when said wireless communication device is in one of said predetermined zones in which communication by, to, or by and to wireless communication device is not permitted, said network disables said predetermined communication by, to, or by and to said wireless communication device. The “dead zones” where the wireless device may be disabled illustratively may include a speeding zone, a hospital zone, a movie theater zone and a church zone..

Wireless device, method, and computer readable media for requesting and sending block acknowledgement

An apparatus, method, and computer readable media for requesting and sending block acknowledgement requests (bars) and block acknowledgments (bas) is disclosed. A method for bars is disclosed.
Intel Corporation

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

A wireless communication device serving as an ng60 wigig device includes a ppdu generator that generates an mf control phy ppdu (physical layer protocol data unit) including a legacy preamble, a legacy header, an ng60 header (a non-legacy header), a data field, and identification information indicating that the non-legacy header is included in the ppdu and a transmitter that transmits the generated mf control phy ppdu.. .
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Method for interaction of a wireless communication device with an identification unit

Carrying out measures for handling of differences, in case differences have been detected at the analysing step.. .

Method and wireless communication device for estimating frequency offset of received signal

The present disclosure provides a method implemented in a wireless communication device for estimating a frequency offset between a carrier frequency of a received signal and a frequency of a local oscillator as well as the wireless communication device. The method comprises determining a plurality of phase change candidates for a phase change between a data symbol and a first reference symbol in the signal.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Systems and methods for enhanced mimo operation

A method for channel state information (csi) reporting by a wireless communication device is described. The method includes determining a codebook for a csi report corresponding to four transmit antenna (4tx) transmissions from a base station.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Wireless transceiver with remote frontend

A wireless communication device includes a first circuit including a baseband circuit and a radio circuit, and at least one frontend module (fem) remote from the first circuit and placed in close proximity to and coupled to at least one radio-frequency (rf) antenna. The fem is coupled to the first circuit via interface circuitry.
Avago Technologies General Ip (singapore) Pte. Ltd

Electronic device

An electronic device (eyeglasses-type wireless communication device) to be worn by a user includes a wearing section to be worn by the user and an extending section formed in the wearing section and disposed in a direction extending away from the user when the wearing section is worn on the user's head. A first antenna is formed in the extending section..
Kyocera Corporation

Information processing system

Provided is an information processing system that identifies communication terminal identification information of a portable communication terminal used by a user when the user uses communication through an access point. An information processing system includes a communication terminal identification information storage unit that stores the communication terminal identification information of the portable communication terminal that performs communication using the wireless communication device, a person identifying information comparison processing unit that determines whether there is a same person using at least two or more pieces of person identifying information acquired in a person identifying information acquisition device in a certain wireless lan communication spot where the wireless communication device exists, and a communication terminal identification information narrowing-down processing unit that performs, from the communication terminal identification information storage unit, processing for narrowing down the communication terminal identification information of the portable communication terminal of the user who performs communication using the wireless communication device, by extracting pieces of communication terminal identification information corresponding to the respective pieces of person identifying information from the communication terminal identification information storage unit, and identifying common communication terminal identification information, when existence of the same person is determined as a result of the determination..
Allied Telesis Holdings K.k.

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

To provide a wireless communication device that can reduce the influence of periodic noises in fixed period communication using wireless communication. A wireless master device (n201) serving as a wireless master station for performing wireless communication with a wireless slave device (n301) serving as a wireless slave station includes a delay control portion (14) configured to set a delay time onto an input signal at random in every transmission period, and a wireless transmission portion (13) configured to transmit the signal to the wireless slave station (n301), while delaying the signal based on the delay time..
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes: a receiver configured to receive a first frame from a first terminal and a second frame from a second terminal; and controlling circuitry configured to obtain quality information of a first channel with the first terminal based on the first frame and quality information of a second channel with the second terminal based on the second frame, and determine a transmission rate applied to the first terminal and a transmission rate applied to the second terminal in spatially multiplexed transmission, based on the quality information of the first channel, the quality information of the second channel and interference amount information being indicative of an amount of interference depending on an execution condition of the spatially multiplexed transmission.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Device, system and wireless communication over non-contiguous channels

Some demonstrative embodiments include devices, systems and/or methods of wireless communication over non-contiguous channels. For example, a device may include a wireless communication unit capable of transmitting symbols of a wireless communication packet to a wireless communication device over a plurality of non-contiguous wireless communication channels..
Intel Corporation

Regulating antenna transmit power based on proximity of obstructing objects

The present invention pertains to the field of wireless transmissions and presents exemplary methods for and designs of wireless communication devices. According to one example embodiment, there is provided of a wireless communication device (1), which comprises one or more proximity sensors (5), an antenna arrangement (3) and processing circuitry (7).
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Radio link monitoring for link-budget-limited devices

A link-budget-limited wireless communication device (ue) may implement improved radio link monitoring procedures for enhancing the link-budget of the ue. The ue may monitor the radio link and may determine whether the radio link can support a lowest acceptable link quality according to a hysteresis-based comparison that uses threshold values to determine error rates associated with a physical control channel.
Apple Inc.

Wireless communication device and controlling same

This invention discloses a method for controlling a wireless communication device to transmit data packets. The method includes steps of: transmitting data packets; counting retry times of data packets in a predetermined time period and generating a result accordingly; comparing said result with a predetermined value and generating a comparison result accordingly; and reducing transmission time of data packets according to said comparison result..
Realtek Semiconductor Corporation

Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, and non-transitory computer readable medium

The data storage is configured to store data including a first data. The circuitry is configured to receive first reception data transmitted from one of the plurality of other wireless communication devices and to determine whether the first data matches with at least a part of the first reception data and to process to transmit at least a part of data stored in the data storage.

Close proximity notification system

According to an aspect, a signal is received from a geographic location that is positioned within a space defined by an effective reception range of a short-range wireless communication transceiver. The signal is received from the short-range wireless communication transceiver and the signal includes an identification code.
Connectquest Llc

Support for additional decoding processing time in wireless lan systems

A wireless communication device in a wireless system may generate a high efficiency physical layer convergence procedure (plcp) protocol data unit (he ppdu) frame including (i) an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (ofdm) symbol including padding bits and (ii) an extension having a non-zero signal strength, and transmit the he ppdu frame. A high efficiency signal (he-sig) field of the transmitted he ppdu frame may include an indication for a duration of the extension to avoid ambiguity of the extension.
Newracom, Inc.

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes controlling circuitry configured to adjust a directivity of each of a plurality antennas based on a received power of a first frame for each of the plurality of antennas; and a transmitter configured to transmit a second frame for responding to the first frame after the directivity is adjusted.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes: a receiver configured to receive a first frame which contains data; and a transmitter configured to transmit a second frame and a third frame by frequency multiplexing, the second frame containing the data and being addressed to a first relay station different from a sender device of the first frame, and the third frame being addressed to a first wireless communication device different from the first relay station.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Wireless communication device and article with the same attached thereto

Two input/output terminals are provided on a lower surface of an rfic element. An antenna element includes an elastic material and connecting portions respectively connected to the two input/output terminals of the rfic element, a loop that includes the connecting portions, and open-ended linear antenna portions that define and function as radiators.
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Fingerprint enrollment in smart device

A smart device is used for controlling enrollment in a fingerprint sensing system. The smart device comprises a fingerprint sensor and a number of actions are performed in the smart device that commences with establishing a connection with a wireless communication device.
Fingerprint Cards Ab

Directional channel access techniques for wireless communication networks

Directional channel access techniques for wireless communication networks are described. According to various such techniques, a directional channel access mechanism may be implemented in order to enable improved spatial reuse in a wireless network.

Load-based techniques for selecting a wireless operating channel in an unlicensed spectrum

Techniques are described for wireless communication at a wireless communication device. One method includes obtaining a plurality of signal strength samples for a first wireless channel during a measurement period; determining a loading parameter of the first wireless channel based at least in part on a distribution of the signal strength samples for the first wireless channel among a set of predefined signal strength bins; and selecting a wireless operating channel based at least in part on the determined loading parameter of the first wireless channel..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method of processing system requests in a wireless communication device

There is disclosed a method of operating and a method for reducing power consumption in a wireless communications device. The method comprises receiving a first system request for data from a data access application on a wireless communications device and storing the first system request in a memory of the wireless communications device without transmitting to the server until a first user request for data is received.
Yandex Europe Ag

Low power lte (lp-lte) paging monitoring

A wireless communication device (ue) may include a paging subsystem that performs paging-monitoring as part of wireless communications of the wireless communication device. The ue may place wireless communication system resources not required during paging-monitoring into either a low-power state or a power-down state, and those system resources may remain in one of those respective states during paging-monitoring.
Apple Inc.

Selective tuning-away in multi-subscription wireless communication device

Embodiments described herein relate to a method of managing communications for a wireless communication device having a first subscriber identity module (sim) associated with a first subscription and a second sim associated with a second subscription, the method including, but not limited to, determining that the first subscription is a default data subscription (dds), deactivating at least one first packet data network (pdn) associated with the second subscription, and communicating via at least one second pdn associated with the second subscription, wherein the at least one first pdn is different from the at least one second pdn.. .
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method for cell selection

A method of a wireless communication device operably connectable to a first cell of a first public land mobile network—plmn—applying a first radio access technology—rat, is disclosed. The method comprises detecting (301) a second cell of a second plmn applying a second rat and determining (302) whether a network relation exists between the first cell and the second cell.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Apparatus and method

[solution] there is provided an apparatus including an acquisition unit configured to acquire measurement information or position-related information for each of one or more wireless communication devices capable of operating as a mobile station and a base station, the measurement information indicating a result of measurement for a cell by a wireless communication device, the position-related information being related to a position of a wireless communication device; and a selector confirmed to select a wireless communication device to operate as a base station from among the one or more wireless communication devices based on the measurement information or the position-related information for each of the one or more wireless communication devices.. .

Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, and computer readable storage medium

A wireless communication device including: a processor configured to: serve a wireless network with one or more other wireless communication devices, the wireless communication device and the one or more other wireless communication devices wirelessly publishing a specified identifier of the wireless network in common and wirelessly communicating with a wireless terminal when receiving a request, for coupling to the wireless network, transmitted based on the specified identifier from the wireless terminal, transmit to the other wireless communication device, when the wireless communication device detects that a scanned wireless signal from another wireless communication device publishes the specified identifier, a specified request for coupling to the wireless network, and determine whether the other wireless communication device is one of the one or more other wireless communication device or not based on a response, originating with the specified request, from the other wireless communication device.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Transmitting user data to a wireless communication device over a control channel

A wireless communication device (16a) is configured to receive user data from a radio network node (18) in a wireless communication system (10) that includes a data channel (26) over which user data is transmitted and a control channel (24) over which control data is transmitted. The device (16a) receives over the control channel (24) a hierarchically-modulated symbol (28) which conveys control data on a control-data modulation layer (30a) and conveys user data on a user-data modulation layer (30b).
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Wearables distraction reduction while driving

An automotive wearable electronic device arrangement for a motor vehicle includes an indicator device indicating a state of an operating parameter of the vehicle. A wireless communication device is communicatively coupled to the indicator device and detects that a driver is wearing a wearable electronic device.
Panasonic Automotive System Company Of America, Division Of Panasonic Corporation Of North America

Multiple user (mu) short feedback response in wireless communications

A wireless communication device (alternatively, device, wdev, etc.) includes at least one processing circuitry configured to support communications with other wdev(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.
Avago Technologies General Ip (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Fuse cutout monitoring and indication device

A device for monitoring and indicating a fuse tube detachment from a fuse cutout assembly contains a structural body, a tilt switch, a power source, a visual indicator, and an attachment mechanism. The attachment mechanism is used to mount the device onto the fuse tube.
Iot Sensor Corporation

Accessory for a bracelet watch

The invention relates to an accessory (1) for a bracelet watch, comprising a housing configured to receive a wireless communication device assuming the form of a card or a plate comprising an electronic chip.. .
Mondaine Watch Ltd.

System and game play in a dynamic communication network

A short-range wireless communication network may be established by direct communication between two or more wireless communication devices and/or communication via an access point to permit game play between a plurality of devices. A conventional cellular telephone includes an integrated short-range transceiver.
Mobilitie, Llc

Mobile telephone dog training tool and method

A mobile telephone adapts to use as a gundog training tool by interfacing with a dog collar using a wireless communication device, such as a wwan text or ip interface, a wlan interface or a radio transceiver that couples to the mobile telephone and is accessible to a training application running on the mobile telephone. The dog collar includes a gps receiver to provide position information to the mobile telephone and a shock device to provide training stimulus to the dog.
Specifi-kali, Llc

Wall-mountable wireless remote control device

A wall-mountable remote control device may be installed in place of an existing light switch and may be configured to transmit wireless signals to an electrical load device, such as a screw-in light-emitting diode (led) lamp, to provide control of the electrical load device. The remote control device may comprise an air-gap switch adapted to be electrically coupled in series between a power source and the controllable light source, but may not comprise a bidirectional semiconductor switch for controlling the amount of power delivered to the electrical load device using a phase-control dimming technique.
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Wireless lighting control

A modular wireless lighting control device includes a wireless interface device that includes a wireless transceiver, a first controller, and a power supply. The wireless transceiver is in electrical communication with the first controller.
Cooper Technologies Company

Synchronizing peer-to-peer operation for outside network coverage and partial network coverage using lte air interface

A user equipment (ue) enables synchronous peer-to-peer communication between devices for out of network coverage and partial network coverage scenarios. The ue performs a synchronization procedure and selects a spectrum resource within an uplink (ul) spectrum for device-to-device (d2d) communication.
Intel Ip Corporation

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes: a transmitter configured to transmit a first frame, the first frame being a frame for channel estimation; a receiver configured to receive a second frame, the second frame including channel information; and controlling circuitry. The transmitter is configured to transmit a third frame by beamforming based on the channel information.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Measurement configuration of wireless communication devices

A method for selecting wireless communication devices for measurement configuration in a wireless communication network comprises a step of obtaining at least one report on signal strength and/or signal quality from a wireless communication device in the wireless communication network. The method further comprises a step of determining whether or not to select the wireless communication device for measurement configuration, where the measurement configuration comprises configuring the wireless communication device to provide measurement reports on received power from serving cells and neighbour cells in the wireless communication network, and where the step of determining is based on the at least one obtained report on signal strength and/or signal quality..
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Mechanisms for laa/lte-u detection to mitigate impact on wi-fi performance

A wireless communication device may conduct first wireless communications over a first frequency band according to a first radio access technology (rat), and may detect second wireless communications conducted over the first frequency band according to a second rat while the wireless communication device is conducting the first wireless communications. The wireless communication device may then adjust characteristics and/or parameters associated with the first wireless communications based on the detected second wireless communications.
Apple Inc.

Control of wireless communication device capability in a mobile device with a biometric key

An iris biometric recognition module includes technology for capturing images of an iris of an eye of a person, whether the person is moving or stationary. The iris biometric recognition technology can perform an iris matching procedure for, e.g., authentication or identity purposes, by comparing a digital iris image to a reference iris image and, if the digital and reference iris images match, authenticating a person as authorized to access a first device and transmitting a wireless communication from the first device to a second device..
Princeton Identity, Inc.

Method for downloading a subscription to an indentification unit

In a method for downloading subscription information to an identification unit connected to a wireless communication device operating within a cellular network, which includes at least one packet gateway node and a remote provisioning server being connected to it, the wireless communication device operates in a mode with limited access to the remote provisioning server. The method includes submitting a request comprising an authentication identifier and access information relating to one remote provisioning server from the identification unit on an assigned communication channel to the cellular network, forwarding at the cellular network said request using a connection tunnel preconfigured according to said access information from the packet gateway node to the remote provisioning server addressed by said access information, and providing a response message comprising data relative to subscription information through said preconfigured connection tunnel to the identification unit, when subscription information is detected..
Gemalto M2m Gmbh

Small form factor wireless communication device and method

Disclosed herein is a small form factor device for selectively communicating an authorisation signal. The small form factor device comprises a processor configured to process force signals received from a force sensor to determine the occurrence of an authorisation gesture.
Maxwell Forest Pty Ltd

System and receiving and relaying a paging message via a paging proxy

The present invention provides a system and method for receiving and relaying a paging message via a paging proxy in a wide area wireless network. The system and method include detecting a proxy device for acting as a paging proxy near a present position of the mobile wireless communication device, where the proxy device includes a communication connection with a network paging controller, and is adapted to interact with the mobile wireless communication device separately from a wide area communication connection used by the mobile device to communicate with the wide area wireless network.
Motorola Mobility Llc

Dynamic vehicle parking management platform

A dynamic parking management platform (10) includes a mobile communication device (20), a parking server (12), and an electronic ticket device (30) that cooperate to enable a vehicle driver to effect electronically a secure parking fee payment transaction. The electronic ticket device emits a beacon signal to enable transmission of vehicle parking time and other information to a wireless communication device (40) carried by a parking service provider officer or attendant walking past a parked vehicle and not having to view a display surface on the electronic ticket device.
Citifyd, Inc.

Systems and methods for prioritizing channel scanning

A method for bluetooth low energy (ble) advertising channel assessment by a wireless communication device is described. The method includes detecting interference on one or more of a plurality of ble advertising channels.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Wireless access setting device

A wireless access setting device is disclosed. The wireless access setting device includes a wireless access point and a wireless access controller connected thereof.
Planet Technology Corporation

Wireless communication device and communication method

A wireless communication device has: wireless communication unit; calculation unit for calculating an evaluation value based on an opportunity for communication with the access providing device; transmission unit for transmitting the evaluation value to the other wireless communication device; acquisition unit for acquiring an evaluation value for the other wireless communication device; and communication control unit. When the other wireless communication device has more opportunities for communication than the wireless communication device does, the communication control unit preferably transmits uplink information, but when the other wireless communication device has less opportunity for communication than the wireless communication device does, the communication control unit preferably transmits downlink information..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Wireless communication device

A wireless communication device that has a circuit board, an rf signal module, a capacitive touch-sensing component, or a functional component, and an antenna component is provided. The touch-sensing signal module is disposed on the circuit board.
Htc Corporation

Selection of a parent node by a wireless communication device in a wireless relay communication network

A wireless communication device for wireless relay communication includes a network interface, a data storage, and a processor. The processor determines whether or not to continue communication with a current parent node based on a communication status with the current parent node.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Multiplex antenna matching circuit, wireless communication device, and coupling multiple signal ports to an antenna via cascaded diplexers

The present application provides a multiplex antenna matching circuit and method for coupling multiple signal ports to an antenna via cascaded diplexers. The multiplex antenna includes a diplexer for coupling a single merged port associated with an antenna with two separated signal nodes.
Motorola Mobility Llc

Antenna and wireless communication device

A small antenna operating at a plurality of frequency bands includes a first conductor plane in which a first split ring resonator and a second split ring resonator that have different resonant frequencies are formed and a feed line including a first branch line, a second branch line and a branch portion. Each of the split ring resonators includes a conductor region along an opening edge of an opening formed in the first conductor plane and a split portion cutting through a portion of the conductor region.
Nec Corporation

Antenna structure and wireless communication device using same

An antenna structure includes a metallic frame and a stub antenna. The metallic frame defines a slot and two gaps.
Chiun Mai Communication Systems, Inc.

Reference current generating circuitry, a/d converter, and wireless communication device

A reference current generating circuit has a variable current supply to output a reference current, delay circuitry to generate a reference clock by delaying a clock by a reference delay amount and a delay clock by delaying the clock depending on a current value of the reference current, a phase comparator to compare a phase of the reference clock with a phase of the delay clock to output a comparison result, and control circuitry to control the current value of the reference current based on the compared result.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Hands-free access control system for a closure of a vehicle

An access control system for a vehicle includes a rear closure and a system that controls movement of the rear closure between closed and open positions. The control system including a controller and a wireless communication module having a wireless interface configured for short range wireless communication.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Wireless equipment concealment system utilizing an aerial multimedia platform

A wireless communication casing is an apparatus that conceals wireless communication equipment while maintaining the signal communication between wireless communication equipment and corresponding wireless communication devices. The apparatus includes an upper capsule, a lower shroud, a tubular housing, a stopper, a mounting pole, a support post, and a pulley assembly.

Communication control device, communication control method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium

A communication control device including a memory and a processor coupled to the memory and the processor configured to select a radio access technology among from a first radio access technology and second radio access technology based on utilization efficiency, a first load factor and a second load factor, the utilization efficiency depending on a packet length of a packet used in communication between a terminal device and a first wireless communication device by using a first radio access technology or between the terminal device and a second wireless communication device by using a second radio access technology, the first load factor indicating a load of radio resources corresponding to the first radio access technology, the second load factor indicating a load of radio resources corresponding to the second radio access technology, and cause the terminal device to execute communication by using the selected radio access technology.. .
Fujitsu Limited

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.

Wireless communication device and antenna arrangement method

A wireless communication device includes a plurality of antenna elements arranged in a row and m (m≧2) analog processing units that are connected to the antenna elements and that perform analog processing on signals received by or to be transmitted by the antenna elements. The antenna elements form subarrays such that antenna elements connected to a same analog processing unit form one subarray.
Fujitsu Limited

Mediation router

Advertisement vendors can be dynamically selected in response to a request from a wireless communication device. A mediation router can receive an ad request from a portal interfaced with a wireless device.
At&t Mobility Ii Llc

Paging conflict management for multi-sim wireless communication device

Embodiments described herein relate to apparatuses and methods for a wireless communication device having a first subscriber identity module (sim) associated with a first subscription and a second sim associated with a second subscription to manage communications over the first subscription and the second subscription, including, but not limited to, determining valid paging occasions associated with the first subscription, determining a selected paging occasion of the valid paging occasions based on at least one of activities of the second subscription or a sleep period of the first subscription, and receiving a page of the first subscription on the selected paging occasion.. .
Qualcomm Incorporated

Detection of interference in wireless communication devices

Certain aspects of the present disclosure relate to methods and apparatus for wireless communication, and more particularly, to methods and apparatus for controlling spurious emissions on devices that support millimeter wave communications. An example method includes providing a local oscillator (lo) signal generated by an lo chain to at least one of a baseband portion or a radio frequency (rf) portion coupled to the baseband portion, detecting interference in the lo signal, and controlling a gain component of the lo chain to adjust an amplitude of the lo signal, based on the detected interference..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method for switching between predefined transmit power classes on a mobile telecommunications device

In a method of controlling power level of transmit signals from a wireless communication device that is communicating with a plurality of wireless ad-hoc network nodes as part of an ad-hoc network, a value of a usage parameter of a communication between the wireless device and a first wireless ad-hoc network node of the plurality of nodes is detected. A power level of a transmit signal from the wireless device to the first wireless ad-hoc network node is set to a level corresponding to the value of the usage parameter.
Google Technology Holdings Llc

Localizing faults in wireless communication networks

Various embodiments manage service issues within a wireless communication network. In one embodiment, a one or more call detail records associated with a set of wireless communication devices of a wireless communication network is received.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method, apparatus, and computer readable medium for switching between lower energy and higher energy wireless communication techniques

Methods, apparatuses, and computer-readable media for a wireless communication device switching between lower energy and higher energy wireless communication techniques are disclosed. The wireless communication device includes processing circuitry to: receive a packet in accordance with a lower energy wireless peer-to-peer (p2p) network communication technique from a service provider wireless device, wherein the packet indicates one or more services provided by the service provider wireless device.
Intel Ip Corporation

Method for transreceiving ppdu in wireless communication system and device for same

Disclosed in the present invention are a method for transreceiving a physical protocol data unit (ppdu) in a wireless communication system and a device for same. More specifically, a method for transmitting a physical protocol data unit (ppdu) using a wireless communication device in a wireless communication system comprises the steps of: generating a ppdu including a legacy preamble, an he-preamble, and a data field; and transmitting the generated ppdu, wherein a minimum integer number of pilot patterns are defined, wherein the minimum integer number is larger than the value obtained by dividing the total number of subcarriers constituting the data field or a fast fourier transform (fft) size value used when generating the ppdu by the total number of pilots, wherein specific pilot patterns from among the pilot patterns are allocated to each symbol of the data field, and wherein the index of a subcarrier to which the pilot is mapped may be determined by the pilot patterns..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Controlling electronic devices based on wireless ranging

A wireless communication device may wirelessly control an object, such as a physical device, directly or through interaction with a virtual representation (or placeholder) of the object situated at a predefined physical location. In particular, the wireless communication device may identify an intent gesture performed by a user that indicates intent to control the object.
Apple Inc.

Augmented reality based on wireless ranging

A wireless communication device may locate a proximate object in an environment, such as an electronic device or a resource. During this communication technique, the wireless communication device may receive a transmission that includes an identifier associated with the object.
Apple Inc.

Wireless communication devices

A telecommunication network is described in which information relating to access to resources such as the world wide web, may be transferred between wireless communication terminals at least one of which is a client of a server connected to the network and providing access to the resources. A method of transfer and a terminal suitable therefor are described..
Nokia Technologies Oy

Frequency hopping for random access

A user equipment configured for use in a wireless communication system is configured for transmitting a random access preamble signal. The wireless communication device in particular is configured to generate a random access preamble signal that comprises multiple symbol groups, with each symbol group on a single tone during a different time resource, according to a frequency hopping pattern that hops the random access preamble signal from at least one of the symbols groups to an adjacent symbol group over a fixed frequency distance and hops the random access preamble signal from at least one of the symbols groups to an adjacent symbol group over a pseudo random frequency distance.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Registration management of wireless communication devices with a communication system

A method and apparatus for managing registration of a plurality of wireless communication devices to a plurality of different networks with a controller. The controller controls registration and registration priority to each of the plurality of wireless communication devices.
Motorola Solutions, Inc.

Low power wireless communication device and remote management techniques

According to one embodiment, a beacon device is configured to provide power in the beacon device in response to a signal from a clock to enter a wake state from a sleep state. The beacon device is further configured to receive configuration parameters over the wireless network interfaces from a network device, monitor one or more of a beacon sensor or a user device over the wireless network interfaces according to the configuration parameters, transmit data over the network interfaces to the network device according to the configuration parameters, and monitor the clock for a signal to enter a sleep state.
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Device, method, or storage medium for wireless communications

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes a wireless communication unit connected to a wireless network and a controller configured to control the wireless communication unit. The controller is configured to notify the wireless communication unit of characteristics information on communications of the wireless network.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

User authentication method using phone number and one of nfc apparatus and beacon

A method for authenticating a user using a mobile terminal according to an exemplary embodiment of the present inventive concepts, in a system including an operation server managing a database for storing a first telephone number of a user, a near field wireless communication device, and a mobile terminal, receiving, by an application program installed in the mobile terminal, a uniform resource locator (url) of the operation server from the near field wireless communication device, accessing, by the application program, the operation server using the url and transmitting a second telephone number of the mobile terminal to the operation server, and using, by the application program, a service provided by the operation server according to a result of comparison between the first telephone number and the second telephone number performed by the operation server.. .
Benple Inc.

Method and determining threshold for interference coordination

The present invention generally relates to wireless communication, more particularly, but not exclusively to, threshold determination for inter-network interference coordination and for inter-access node (an) interference coordination. According to one aspect of the present invention there is provided a method for determining a threshold for inter-network interference coordination, on the basis of which it is determined whether radio resource shall be coordinated between a first wireless network and a second wireless network, the method comprising the steps of: receiving interference levels for a plurality of wireless links associated with one or more wireless communication devices within the first wireless network, said interference levels being attributed to the second wireless network; and obtaining the threshold based on the interference levels..
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Hf-band wireless communication device

A hf-band wireless communication device includes a wireless ic configured to process a radio signal, a first substrate including a first inductor pattern coupled to the wireless ic, and a second substrate which includes a coil-shaped second inductor pattern coupled in series to the first inductor pattern. An l value of the first inductor pattern is greater than an l value of the second inductor pattern, and the l value of the first inductor pattern is dominant in a resonant frequency of a resonance circuit including the first and second inductor patterns.
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Rotary union with integral sensor array

The disclosure describes a rotary device that includes a housing, a rotating machine component, a rotating member associated with the rotating machine component, a non-rotating member disposed within the housing adjacent the rotating member, and a sensor array disposed in the housing. The sensor array includes a plurality of sensing elements that are integrated with a control device and a wireless communication device.
Deublin Company

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

There is provided a wireless communication device including a control-message creation/transmission-instruction unit which sends notification information via a wireless communication network and also sends response information in the case of receiving notification information sent from another device, a reception/interpretation processing unit which receives, from another device which has received the notification information of the wireless communication device, response information of such other device and also receives the notification information sent from such other device, and an operation mode determination unit which determines, based on operation mode determination information included in the notification information of such other device or the response information of such other device, that the wireless communication device is caused to operate as one of a master device and a slave device.. .
Sony Corporation

Enhanced wireless home phone for an emergency call service network

An enhanced wireless home phone (whp) component for use in an emergency call service network is presented herein. A method can include in response to determining that address information representing an address corresponding to a subscriber identity associated with a wireless service has been included in a data store corresponding to an emergency telecommunication service, determining whether a location of a wireless communication device associated with the subscriber identity satisfies a defined condition with respect to a distance of the wireless communication device from the address; and in response to determining that the location of the wireless communication device satisfies the defined condition, and in response to determining that a communication corresponding to the emergency telecommunication service has been received from the wireless communication device, sending the address information directed to a public safety answering point device..
At&t Mobility Ii Llc

Acquiring global positioning system (gps) information in mobile devices

Various examples include methods for assisting global positioning system (gps) applications using a long term evolution (lte) subscription on a wireless communication device. Various example methods may include determining whether positioning information can be obtained from a first network associated with the lte subscription, obtaining the positioning information from the first network through the lte subscription in response to determining that the positioning information can be obtained from the first network, translating the positioning information into a format recognizable to a gps application executing on the wireless communication device, and providing the positioning information to the gps application..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Wearable personal security

A wearable apparatus for providing personal safety contains an enclosure, a microprocessor, a global positioning system (gps) module, a push button, and a wireless communication device. Based on the enclosure, the apparatus can be worn around the neck or on the wrist.
F.r.i.e.n.d. Security Systems Llc

Management for data transmission of applications

A wireless communication device includes a transceiver and processing circuitry. The transceiver is configured to establish a telecommunication connection with a total usable bandwidth.
Htc Corporation

Relay operation for latency sensitive reliable data exchange

Systems and methods are disclosed for using wireless relays to create path diversity in rebroadcasting data in wireless networks with latency sensitive applications. A first wireless communication device receives a data signal, the data signal being transmitted on a first frequency resource from a second wireless communication device to a third wireless communication device.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

A wireless communication device and a wireless communication method. The wireless communication device participates in wireless communication involving an antenna array, includes: a communication unit, configured to receive a signal including antenna array geometric information about a target communication device from the target communication device of the wireless communication device; and an antenna array geometric information parsing unit, configured to determine an antenna array geometric configuration of the target communication device according to the signal, wherein the antenna array geometric information indicates at least one of a geometric arrangement way of antenna elements in the antenna array, an antenna element interval and an antenna polarization direction..
Sony Corporation

Single port wide band impedance matching circuit with narrow band harmonic bypass, wireless communication device, and providing antenna matching

The present application provides a single port wide band impedance matching circuit and method for providing antenna matching. The single port wide band impedance matching circuit includes a single signal port adapted for receiving a wide band signal.
Motorola Mobility Llc

Antenna, wireless communication device, and electronic device

An antenna includes: a substrate on or in which an antenna element part having an open end, a signal line connected to the antenna element part, and a first ground conductor connected to the antenna element part are formed; and a printed wiring board in which a second ground conductor electrically connected to the first ground conductor is formed in a different layer from the first ground conductor, wherein the second ground conductor has a shield part that partially overlaps with the antenna element part including a connection part between the antenna element part and the signal line and a connection part between the antenna element part and the first ground conductor and does not overlap with the open end of the antenna element part when viewed from a normal direction of the printed wiring board.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Wireless communication device, wireless communication method and program

A wireless communication device, a wireless communication method, and a program are provided in which even when communications in a plurality of kinds of wireless communication modes are performed via a single antenna, the communications in these wireless communication modes can coexist and the communications can be appropriately performed. In the case where communications in a bt wireless communication mode in which processing of searching for registered target devices 4 is repeatedly executed at predetermined execution intervals in order to connect to the registered target devices 4 and in a wi-fi wireless communication mode are performed via a single antenna 21, the execution intervals of searching for the registered target devices 4 via bt are changed to a value larger than a reference interval during at least a part of a period during which wi-fi communication is being performed or wi-fi communication is enabled..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Dynamic control for wireless devices

A method for determining an attribute of a carrier sense multiple access with collision avoidance (csma/ca) scheme, the method may include receiving, by an interface of a wireless communication device, an input signal; calculating, by a processor of the wireless communication device, a strength of the input signal; and determining, by the processor, the attribute of the (csma/ca) scheme in response to the strength of the input signal. .

Systems and methods for improving call performance during cell selection on a multi-subscriber identity module (sim) wireless communication device

A multi-subscriber identity module (sim) wireless communication device performing early camping in initial cell selection or reselection may detect an active communication on a modem stack associated with a first sim, and a condition requiring initial cell selection/reselection on a modem stack associated with a second sim. In response to receiving a paging message for the second sim, the wireless communication device may trigger a radio resource to tune to a frequency of an identified target cell of the second sim, receive a first portion of system information broadcast by the identified target cell, and determine whether initial cell selection/reselection to the identified target cell is complete.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Radio resource adaptation method and associated wireless communication devices

A radio resource adaptation method between ul and dl for two-way communications between a first communication device and a second communication device, comprising: receiving, by the first communication device, fed-back information in an unused part of radio resource allocated to a second communication link (ul or dl) from the second communication device to the first communication device, the fed-back information enabling utilization efficiency enhancement of radio resource allocated to a first communication link (dl or ul) from the first communication device to the second communication device; and performing, by the first communication device, resource-efficient information transmission and/or retransmission on the radio resource of the first communication link, based on the received fed-back information. The radio resource adaptation is implemented with wireless communication devices..
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Proximity information in configuration of data links in wireless networks

Cluster management techniques for wireless data links are described. According to some such techniques, a wireless communication device may maintain proximity information for consideration in conjunction with assigning nan data links to nan data clusters.

Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, control device, and control method

A wireless communication device includes: 1st to mth communication processors, respectively corresponding to 1st to mth sectors (where m is an integer equal to or greater than 2), that communicate with a wireless terminal by using a beam in any of n directions (where n is an integer equal to or greater than 2) in one of the 1st to mth sectors; and a handover controller that determines whether or not to perform handover of the 1st communication processor, according to a position in a 1st sector of the beam used by the 1st communication processor, a communication quality between the 1st communication processor and the wireless terminal, and a value related to traffic on the 2nd communication processor in a 2nd sector adjacent to the 1st sector.. .
Panasonic Corporation

Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, control device, and control method

A wireless communication device is provided with: 1st to mth communication processing circuitry, corresponding to 1st to mth sectors (where m≧2), which in operation, each communicate with a wireless terminal by using a beam in any of n directions (where n≧2); and handover control circuitry, which in operation, instructs the 2nd communication processing circuitry corresponding to the 2nd sector to change a beam used for beacon transmission to a beam closest to a boundary between the 1st sector and an adjacent the 2nd sector, and switch a communication partner of the wireless terminal from the 1st communication processing circuitry to the 2nd communication processing circuitry.. .
Panasonic Corporation

Wireless communication device, wireless communication system, and interference determination method

An ap includes a transmission unit, a receiving unit, a packet length calculating unit, a response time calculating unit, and a determination unit. The transmission unit transmits a data packet to a terminal device in accordance with a transmission instruction.
Fujitsu Limited

Helical antenna and modulating the performance of a wireless communications device

A wireless communication device includes an array of helical antennas on a substrate. Each helical antenna comprises a strain-relieved sheet with a conductive strip thereon, where the strain-relieved sheet and the conductive strip are in a rolled configuration about a longitudinal axis.
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois

Methods and systems for diagnosing a vehicle using sound

Systems and methods for diagnosing a vehicle using sound data. One system includes a server storing a plurality of models and a communication device including a microphone.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

A wireless communication device and a wireless communication method. The wireless communication device which is used for a user equipment side includes a signal transceiving apparatus and a control apparatus.
Sony Corporation

Wireless communication terminal, wireless communication system, and storage medium storing wireless communication program

A wireless communication terminal includes an identification information obtainment unit that obtains identification information using, for example, a short-range wireless communication with the wireless communication device, a connection determination unit that, when the identification information in the network is wirelessly transmitted to an external access point connected in advance and a response for the transmission of the identification information in the network is received, determines whether or not a wireless communication device corresponding to the identification information in the network is on the network through the external access point based on the received response, a connection selection unit that selects whether to wirelessly connect to the wireless communication device without going through the external access point or wirelessly connect to the wireless communication device through the external access point, in accordance with the determined result, and a communication control unit that performs wireless communication with the wireless communication device.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation

Methods and apparatus to estimate application data traffic characteristics to condition data communication channels

Apparatus and methods for estimating data traffic characteristics for applications to condition data communication channels that support data packet transfer for the applications in wireless communication devices are disclosed. Data connections to support different applications and/or daemon software processes can be established and subsequently adjusted based on data traffic characteristics for data that the different applications/daemons generate and/or consume.
Apple Inc.

Method, apparatus, and computer readable medium for transmitting pilots in wireless local area networks

Methods, apparatuses, and computer-readable media for a wireless communication device for transmitting pilots in a wireless local area network are disclosed. The method on a wireless communication device includes receiving one or more packets in a transmit opportunity (txop), wherein the one or more packets indicate a schedule for the wireless communications device to transmit.
Intel Ip Corporation

Wireless communication device and electric power tool

In a wireless communication device including a controller that reads information from and writes information to a storage medium and a communication device for near field wireless communication, if an information frame of communication frame received by the communication device contain a plurality of commands, the controller stores the plurality of commands and then reads or writes information from or to the storage medium by sequentially executing the commands every time the communication device receives a write request or a read request thereafter.. .
Makita Corporation

Wireless communication device with leaky-wave phased array antenna

A wireless communication device including an antenna device is provided. The wireless a communication device includes a housing having a conductive structure, a millimeter wave (mmwave) antenna having a plurality of antenna elements, the mmwave antenna being disposed within the housing, and a leaky-wave radiator having at least one opening formed in the conductive structure of the housing.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Antenna device, wireless communication device, and band adjustment method

In order to provide an antenna technology capable of easily achieving, with a simple structure, a wide bandwidth in which wireless communication can be performed, an antenna device is provided with a feed antenna element, and a parasitic antenna element. The feed antenna element is provided on a circuit board, and is electrically coupled to a power supply that is provided on the circuit board.
Nec Platforms, Ltd.

Railway condition monitoring sensor device and monitoring the condition of a railway bearing

The invention provides a railway condition monitoring sensor device attached to a railway bearing of a railway vehicle including at least one vibration sensor; means for detecting movement of the railway vehicle; a control unit for processing at least the signals obtained by the vibration sensor to determine a health parameter indicating the bearings state of health. The control unit triggers measurements based on at least one predetermined condition; and a wireless communication device for communicating the health parameter to a monitoring and control server.
Aktiebolaget Skf

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device, includes: a transmitter configured to transmit a first frame that contains first information specifying a plurality of frequency components and does not include second information specifying other wireless communication devices to which the plurality of frequency components are allocated; a receiver configured to receive at least one second frame to be transmitted via at least one of the plurality of frequency components; and allocate a first frequency component selected from among the plurality of frequency components based on third information to a transmitting device of the second frame out of the other wireless communication devices, wherein the receiver is configured to receive the third information through the second frame or a third frame transmitted before the second frame is transmitted.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Determination of channel condition indication

A method is provided of a wireless communication device operating in connection with a cellular communication system providing a serving cell and one or more interfering cells. A signal is received comprising symbols of the serving cell transmitted in a downlink channel and symbols of the one or more interfering cells and a first function of a signal-to-interference ratio of the received signal is calculated.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Receiver front-end power consumption reduction via linearity and sensitivity adaptation

A wireless communication device may operate in different power modes based at least on a decoding of a physical data control channel (pdcch). The wireless communication device may operate its receiver front end circuitry (rx afe) in any one of a number of different power modes, and may switch to operating the rx afe in a different power mode based at least on decoding of the pdcch.
Apple Inc.

System and efficient wakeup for beacon reception

According to an embodiment, a system and method is disclosed for efficient wake up in a wireless communication device for receiving beacons without significantly affecting the battery power and data throughput. Wireless device receives beacons from network elements such as access points.
Texas Instruments Incorporated

System integration for network switchover across geographic boundaries

Described herein are systems and methods for allowing seamless switchover from one radio access provider to another while traveling. A carrier component, such as a widget, can be embedded in the website operated by a travel agency, and when a traveler makes a travel reservation, the carrier component can send travel information to servers operated by the radio access provider.
T-mobile Usa, Inc.

Wireless communication device linking in an industrial automation environment

Techniques to facilitate linking a control device to a specific industrial asset in an industrial automation environment are disclosed herein. In at least one implementation, an initiating link is established between a mobile device and a target device (e.g., the target device being selected from one or more industrial assets discovered within a close-range initiating range of a proximity communication system of the mobile device).
Rockwell Automation Technologies, Inc.

Methods and apparatus to distribute media content

Methods and apparatus to distribute media content are disclosed. An example apparatus includes a client interface to receive a request from a wireless communication device for authorization to present media, the media received at the wireless communication device in an encrypted format.
At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp

Server, wireless device, methods and computer programs

A server is connected via a wireless communication network to be capable of receiving sensor information from a wireless device and provide control signals based on at least the sensor information to the wireless device for enabling the wireless device to perform a control task. The server is arranged to receive an estimate of imminent connection state of the wireless device and adapt operation such that upon the estimated imminent connection state indicates a connection quality parameter to have a quality below a first threshold, the server provides an information package to be sent to the wireless device for enabling the wireless device to perform at least an increased part of the operation task locally at the wireless communication device, and upon the estimated imminent connection state indicates the connection quality parameter to have a quality above a second threshold, the server provides an information package to be sent to the wireless device for enabling the wireless device to be relieved from performing at least a part of the operation task by the server providing increased aid in performing the control task.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

Antenna, antenna array, and wireless communication device

Provided are an antenna, an antenna array, and a wireless communication device with which it is possible to achieve size reduction while suppressing degradation in radiation efficiency. This antenna comprises two antenna elements and a conductor reflection plate.
Nec Corporation

Communications system providing automatic text-to-speech conversion features and related methods

An electronic mail server, computer-readable medium and method of delivering an electronic message to a wireless communication device are provided. An electronic text message for delivery to a wireless communication device is received.
Blackberry Limited

Wireless communication device and article including the same

A wireless communication device includes an antenna resonance circuit and a wireless ic element. The antenna resonance circuit includes a loop-shaped antenna that performs wireless communication by generating a magnetic field and series inductors connected in series to the loop-shaped antenna.
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for personal security using autonomous drones

A security system includes an autonomous unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) including an airframe with a power source and a propulsive system operatively mounted to the airframe for sustained, autonomous flight of the uav. A flight control system is operatively connected to the airframe, propulsive system, and power source to control the sustained, autonomous flight of the uav.
Clinimetrics S.a.

Wireless communication device

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes: a receiver that configured to receives a first frame; and a transmitter that configured to transmits a second frame including a first identifier and acknowledgement information on the first frame, the first identifier being extracted from a predetermined field of the first frame and being different from a source address of the first frame.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Wireless communication method and wireless communication device for broadband link configuration

To this end, provided are a wireless communication method of a terminal, including: obtaining first primary channel information of a basic service set (bss) with which the terminal is associated; performing clear channel assessment (cca) for one or more secondary channels of the bss; and setting a second primary channel among one or more secondary channels determined to be idle based on a result of the cca, and a wireless communication terminal using the same.. .

Allocation for paging reception

A method is disclosed of a wireless communication device adapted to communicate using a radio access transceiver alternatingly in accordance with a first radio access technology and in accordance with a second radio access technology. The method comprises allocating a number of time periods during communication in accordance with the first radio access technology to reception of a paging signal of the second radio access technology, wherein the number is dynamically variable based on a result of a (block) decoding of at least one previous paging signal of the second radio access technology.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Wireless communication device

A wireless communication device according to an embodiment has an interface and a sleep controller. The interface transmits and receives a wireless signal.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Wireless communication system and wireless communication method

Each of wireless communication devices 2a, 2b and 2c is configured in such a way as to transmit information about either a service or an application which the wireless communication device can provide, in accordance with a protocol which makes it possible to perform wireless communications with a wireless communication device 1 regardless of the setting of a communication mode to the wireless communication device 1, and the wireless communication device 1 is configured in such a way as to collect information about an application which is transmitted from each of the wireless communication devices 2a, 2b and 2c. As a result, the wireless communication device 1 can acquire the information about the providable application from each of the wireless communication devices 2a, 2b and 2c existing in the surroundings thereof regardless of the setting of a communication mode..
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Voice assisted requests between user devices

A wireless communication device may include logic configured to receive a voice request, wherein the voice request includes a request to access information stored in another wireless communication device, a request for device status information associated with the other wireless communication device, or a request to configure an alert trigger in the other wireless communication device; identify the other wireless communication device; convert the received voice request into a text request; send the text request to the other wireless communication device; and receive a response from the other wireless communication device, wherein the response includes the requested information stored in the wireless communication device, the requested device status information, or an indication that the requested alert trigger has been configured.. .
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

Enterprise access control and accounting allocation for access networks

Enterprise and consumer billing allocation for wireless communication device service usage activities is provided. In some embodiments, enterprise and consumer billing allocation for wireless communication device service usage activities includes monitoring a service usage activity of a wireless communication device, and determining an enterprise and consumer billing allocation for the monitored service usage activity.
Headwater Partners Llc

Method of coordination multi point transmission, control node and wireless communication device

A method of coordination multi-point transmission is provided, which let a plurality of base stations perform communication with at least one access point of a vehicle. A first coordination multi-point set corresponding to a first position of the vehicle is obtained by looking up a database according to the first position.
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Wireless charging system

A charging system may be provided that include an adapter to receive an external power and to provide an output voltage, and a charging device to receive the output voltage and to provide a wireless power. The adapter may adjust the output voltage based on feedback information.
Intel Corporation

Antenna for wireless communication device chassis having reduced cutback

An antenna having a passive antenna element that is integrated in a wireless communication chassis, is naturally in resonance, and is galvanically coupled to ground, and a passive indirect antenna element feed that is non-galvanically coupled to the antenna element. If the chassis is foldable, a parasitic element may be located opposite an antenna element feed when the foldable chassis is in at least one of a closed mode and a tablet mode..
Intel Ip Corporation

Register system configured to communicate with wireless communication devices to authenticate user attributes

A register system includes an optical code reader, a data storage, a wireless communication interface through which the register system communicates wirelessly with a user computing device, a display, and a processor. The processor queries a master record stored in the data storage to determine whether or not a product corresponding to a product code read by the code reader is an confirmation-required product, and responsive to determining that the product is an confirmation-required product, controls the wireless communication interface to transmit a pull request for a user attribute stored in the user computing device.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Wireless communication device

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device, includes: a receiver configured to receive a first frame that requests permission of transmission; and controlling circuitry configured to perform control to prevent transmission in a case where the first frame is not addressed for the own device, wherein the controlling circuitry is configured to keep prevention of the transmission even when a second frame notifying the permission of transmission is not received after a lapse of a first time period following receipt of the first frame.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Method for sharing a wireless transmission medium in a terminal device and wireless communication device and wireless communication circuit related thereto

A method for sharing a wireless transmission medium in a terminal device between at least a first wireless communication technology and a second wireless communication technology and a wireless communication device and a wireless communication circuit related thereto, the first wireless communications technology being configured to set at least a first time frame for receiving a first signal via the first wireless communication technology at the terminal device, the first signal comprising a control region and a data region the control region indicating a schedule of the data region the method comprising: receiving at least the control region via the first wireless communication technology in the first time frame; interrupting reception of the first signal at least for the remainder of the first time frame after receiving the control region; and sending signals via the second wireless transmission technology within the first time frame after the reception of the first signal was interrupted.. .
Intel Ip Corporation

Performance monitoring in mission-critical wireless networks

Systems and methods are disclosed for using a monitoring application to measure channel state information during idle cycles in a mission-critical application. A first wireless communication device determines whether there is a mission-critical data packet to be transmitted to a second wireless communication device.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Rack location determination system

A rack location determination system includes a rack that defines a plurality of device housings. A rack wireless communication device is positioned on the rack and a computing device that includes a computing device wireless communication subsystem and that is positioned in a first device housing of the plurality of device housings in the rack.
Dell Products L.p.

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes a transmitter configured to transmit first information to designate a first bandwidth narrower than a maximum available bandwidth extended based on a predetermined channel, and transmit second information to designate a plurality of channels including at least one channel different from a channel used in the first bandwidth among a plurality of channels in the maximum bandwidth: and controlling circuitry configured to control the transmitter.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Advertising wifi fine timing measurement availability via a low-energy communication link

Apparatus and methods for advertising fine timing measurement availability using a low-energy or ble communication protocol or link is provided. In an example, a method can include publishing an interval for responding to fine timing measurement requests via a low-energy wireless transmitter of a first wireless communication device; and enabling a wlan wireless receiver of the first device during the interval..

Boundary detection device and wireless communication device including the same

A boundary detection device includes a decorrelation filter and a boundary detector. The decorrelation filter is configured to output an output signal that has a decreased level with respect to an input signal when the input signal has a predetermined signal pattern, and that has a non-decreased level with respect to the input signal when the input signal does not have the predetermined signal pattern.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes a receiver configured to receive first information to designate a first bandwidth narrower than a maximum available bandwidth extended based on a predetermined channel, and to receive second information to designate a plurality of channels including at least one channel different from a channel in the first bandwidth among a plurality of channels in the maximum bandwidth; and controlling circuitry configured to specify a plurality of channels for use in communication based on at least the second information.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Wireless communication device and signal measuring method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes a receiver configured to receive signals via a plurality of antennas and processing circuitry configured to segment each of signals received by a plurality of antennas into a plurality of elements each defined by a time width and a bandwidth, and measure signal intensities of the elements or groups into which the plurality of elements are divided; select one of the plurality of antennas per element or per group by comparing the signal intensities between the plurality of antennas; and analyze a distribution of the selected antennas to determine an identity of a signal source of the signals.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Wireless communication device

A wireless communication device is provided. The wireless communication device comprises: a first antenna for receiving and transmitting a first sub-band signal of a first frequency band and a second sub-band signal of the first frequency band; a second antenna for receiving and transmitting the second sub-band signal and a second frequency band signal; a third antenna for receiving and transmitting a first sub-band diversity signal of the first frequency band; a first frequency-division multiplex coupled to the first antenna; a switching circuit coupled to the first frequency-division multiplex and the second antenna; a primary path component coupled to the first frequency-division multiplex and the switching circuit; a secondary path component coupled to the switching circuit and the third antenna; a first transceiver coupled to the primary path component and the secondary path component; and a second transceiver coupled to the switching circuit..
Asustek Computer Inc.

Wireless communication device

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes: controlling circuitry configured to determine parameter information on a backoff time of carrier sensing performed according to csma/ca (carrier sense multiple access/collision avoidance) on basis of a number of other wireless communication devices which have established connections with the wireless communication device; and a transmitter configured to transmit a first frame which instructs to transmit a response frame according to the parameter information.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes: a receiver configured to receive a first frame notifying a start of resource unit-based ofdma (orthogonal frequency division multiple access) communication via a first channel; and controlling circuitry configured to control, when the first frame is received, the receiver to perform standby operation at least in a first resource unit in a second channel different from the first channel, wherein the first resource unit includes one or more subcarriers among a plurality of subcarriers disposed in the second channel.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Padding options for trigger frame in wireless communications

A wireless communication device (alternatively, device, wdev, etc.) includes at least one processing circuitry configured to support communications with other wdev(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.
Broadcom Corporation

Method and system for selective paging of wireless devices using a cellular broadcast service

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, determining a request to transfer data to a group of wireless communication devices within an area. Wireless base stations of a wireless mobility network are identified, responsive to the request, wherein the wireless base stations provide wireless communication services within the area, including a multimedia broadcast multicast service (mbms) service.
At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp

Rohc-based link estimation and power saving in volte

A user equipment device (ue) may transmit, in a packet to a base station, information associated with resource configuration/resource requirement corresponding to wireless uplink communications of the wireless communication device. The base station may assign resources to the ue based on the received information.
Apple Inc.

Methods, devices, and computer program products for facilitating device-to-device communication among wireless communication devices

A method, device, and computer program product for facilitating device-to-device, d2d, communication among wireless communication devices, wcds, is provided. The device is a first wcd that receives a wireless packet broadcasted by a second wcd.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Methods for service acquisition in device-to-device operation

In some embodiments, a radio network node operable to group physical identities being used or expected to be used by wireless communication devices under the control of the radio network node into one or more groups. At least one of the groups is mapped to one or more service types associated with device-to-device services being offered or expected to be offered by the wireless communication devices.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Wireless communication device

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device, includes: a receiver configured to receive a first frame a transmitter address of which is an address of a first wireless communication device and a receiver address of which is an address of the wireless communication device; and a transmitter configured to transmit a second frame generated using a first address process in response to receipt of the first frame. The first address process is a process to set a first value in a first region in a receiver address field of the second frame.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Packet number determination in a neighbor aware network

A wireless communication device includes a memory and a processor coupled to the memory. The processor is configured to set a packet number to a particular value in accordance with a packet number initialization scheme associated with a data link group of a neighbor aware network (nan).
Qualcomm Incorporated

A diagnosing power supply failure in a wireless communication device

A method in a wireless communication device for diagnosing power supply failure in the wireless communication device is provided. The wireless communication device detects (301) an indication of power supply failure in the wireless communication device.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

System and game play in a dynamic communication network

A short-range wireless communication network may be established by direct communication between two or more wireless communication devices and/or communication via an access point to permit game play between a plurality of devices. A conventional cellular telephone includes an integrated short-range transceiver.
Mobilitie, Llc

Control data transmission over a data channel by a controlling base station

A controlling base station sends, to a wireless communication device, control data related to communication between a communication base station and the wireless communication device. The control data is transmitted in accordance with a communication specification and is transmitted to allow reception by the wireless communication device of the control data within a data channel having a frequency and time allocated by the communication specification for the wireless communication device to receive data transmissions from the communication base station..
Kyocera Corporation

Sim selection

A sim selection method of a wireless communication device connectable to a first sim associated with a first subscription in relation to a first wireless communication system and a second sim associated with a second subscription in relation to a second wireless communication system. The method comprises obtaining current values of first second and third parameters.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Wireless communication device and operating method using the same

A wireless communication device includes a first wireless transceiving interface, a second wireless transceiving interface and a resource allocation controller. The first wireless transceiving interface is adapted to a first network architecture.
Industrial Technology Research Institute

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.
Loyalblocks Ltd.

Methods, systems, and devices for pairing wireless communication devices

A method in a wireless communication device includes detecting, with one or more control circuits actuation of the user interface actuator. The one or more control circuit can then determine whether the wireless communication device is disposed at a first predefined location, such as a first receiver of a wireless communication device accessory or a second predefined location.
Motorola Mobility Llc

Device, enabling multiple wirless communication devices to communicate with a trusted network via a secure connection

The present disclosure provides a device, method, and system for enabling multiple wireless communication devices to communicate with a trusted network over a secure connection. The device includes a communication interface configured to communicate with the wireless communication devices and local area networks (lans) and a processor configured to: broadcast a non-trusted service set identifier (ssid); in response to detecting a non-secure connection to a wireless communication device of the wireless communication devices using the non-trusted ssid, establish a connection to a local area network (lan) of the lans.
Blackberry Limited

Wireless communication device and method

Siso decoding of a reception signal having a scrambled symbol arrangement is realized using a process having reduced complexity. Coordinates are generated for a reference point obtained by scrambling and mapping a symbol number not a symbol reference point position.
Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc.

Regulating power for a wireless communication device

A method is provided for managing power for a wireless communication device. The method includes receiving a loop current at an insertion voltage at an initial input, the loop current being generated by a power supply.
Pepperl+fuchs North America

Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication method, and wireless communication system

A wireless communication apparatus includes a wireless communication device configured to be capable of executing wireless communication using radio waves, an optical space communication device configured to be capable of executing optical space communication using spatial light, and a communication controller that causes secure communication with another wireless communication apparatus to be executed in a data link layer by performing parallel control on the wireless communication device and the optical space communication device.. .
Outstanding Technology Co., Ltd.

Lighting system

A lighting system comprising: one or more lighting devices operable to emit light into an environment; a controller coupled to the lighting device(s), the controller comprising an input for receiving position and/or orientation information of a wireless communication device; and a wireless receiver coupled to said controller; wherein the controller is configured to: receive parameters from said wireless communications device via the wireless receiver based on a first interaction between a user and the wireless communication device; determine a spot in said environment towards which the wireless communication device is directed based on the received position and/or orientation information; and during a second interaction, track movement of the spot based on the received location and/or orientation information, and control the lighting device(s) to emit light onto a region in said environment defined by the movement of the tracked spot based on at least one of the received parameters.. .
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.

Methods, wireless communication device and radio network node for managing contention resolution

Methods and arrangements for enabling contention resolution of uplink transmissions ata radio network node (120). A wireless communication device (110) sends (3010; 4010) an access request to the radio network node (120).
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, and program

A wireless communication device, a wireless communication method, and a program capable of contributing to improvement of wireless communication technology related to idma. The wireless communication device includes: a wireless communication unit that performs wireless communication using interleave division multiple access (idma) with another wireless communication device; and a controller that controls an interleave length in an interleave process for idma by the wireless communication unit..
Sony Corporation

Apparatus, system and performing a position measurement

Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, systems and/or methods of performing a range measurement. For example, a first wireless communication device may include a radio to communicate a discovery frame with a second wireless communication device, the discovery frame including at least one movement indication field to indicate a time of movement of a sender of said discovery frame; and a controller to perform a range measurement procedure with said second wireless communication device..
Intel Corporation

Id kits for personal automation, and charging units therefor

An id kits for personal automation comprise: a wireless communication module for performing wireless communication with an external wireless communication device; a microcomputer for performing an operation according to a program configured according to a signal of the wireless communication device via the wireless communication and outputting the result of the performance to the wireless communication module; and a first battery for supplying power to the microcomputer, wherein each id kit is given a unique number, which is then registered with only one wireless communication device, and thus can wirelessly communicate only with the registered wireless communication device.. .
Kocom Co., Ltd.

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

Antenna structure and wireless communication device using same

An antenna structure includes a metallic member, a radiating portion, and a meander portion. The metallic member defines at least one slot and is divided into a first metallic portion and a second metallic portion by the at least one slot.
Chiun Mai Communication Systems, Inc.

Antenna apparatus in wireless communication device

The present disclosure relates to a pre-5th-generation (5g) or 5g communication system to be provided for supporting higher data rates beyond 4th-generation (4g) communication system such as long term evolution (lte). An apparatus comprising an antenna includes a board having a stack structure, wherein the board comprises a first layer and a second layer, and at least one radiating unit disposed between the first layer and the second layer.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Controlling access to a radio medium for wireless communication

According to one aspect, there is provided a method for controlling access to a radio medium. The method comprises deciding (s1), in response to a request-to-send, rts, message from a wireless communication device, whether the wireless communication device is to be allowed or denied access for transmission on the radio medium.

System and methods for avoiding call performance degradation due to missed downlink control signal in a wireless communication device

Methods and devices for improving performance on a wireless communication device having at least a first subscriber identity module (sim) and a radio frequency (rf) resource may include detecting, on a modem stack associated with the first sim, an active communication in a first network that supports high speed downlink packet access (hsdpa). During the active communication in the first network, the wireless communication device may detect a signal disruption period, and determine whether an operational downlink mode for the modem stack associated with the first sim does not match a corresponding downlink mode represented in the first network.

A wireless communication device, a core network node and methods therein

A method performed by a wireless communication device for monitoring for a paging message from a core network node in a wireless communications network. The wireless communication device monitors (304) for the paging message at one or more paging occasions during a time period for monitoring paging.

Methods and nodes for managing bearers

A method and a radio network node for handling traffic on an access stratum “as” bearer are disclosed. The radio network node receives, from a second core network node, an bearer request for setting up the bearer to carry traffic between a first core network node and a wireless communication device, wherein the a bearer request includes a first as quality of service profile, a second as quality of service profile, and at least one criterion for applying the first or second as quality of service profile when processing the traffic.

Wearable ring control device

A wearable ring control device is an apparatus to control the functionality of wirelessly connective devices. The wearable ring control device includes an annular housing, a wireless transceiver, an annular dial at least one ergonomic button, and a central processing unit (cpu).

Deployable temperature controlled shed with remote management

A cold-shed may be deployed in areas with little or no electrical infrastructure in order to provide a cold storage area for perishable goods including agricultural, dairy products, medicines, vaccines, etc. A wireless communication device may be installed in the cold-shed to allow remote management, access control, and monitoring of the cold-shed devices, including cooling units, solar power cells, batteries, power conditioners, and a variety of sensors to determine internal and external temperatures, door positions, and other information.

Wireless battery monitoring and control system

A battery system includes a battery, a monitoring circuit, a wireless communication device and a remote wireless communication unit. The monitoring circuit includes a processing unit and non-volatile memory that stores a unique identification of the battery.

Lte transmission mask adjustment providing improved performance and reduced interference

In accordance with disclosed embodiments, a first wireless communication device operating in a first frequency band receives channel information from a second wireless communication device operating in a second frequency band adjacent to the first frequency band. The first wireless communication device generates a channel quality report indicating particular sub-band(s) in the first frequency band that cause interference in one or more channels in the second frequency band when used by the first wireless communication device for transmission.
Texas Instruments Incorporated

Wireless communication device and wireless communication system

A wireless communication device according to an embodiment is one of a plurality of wireless communication devices in a multihop wireless communication system to transmit and receive information with each other. The wireless communication device has: a transmitter configured to transmit information in an m-th slot (m is an integer equal to or more than 1 and equal to or less than m, m is an integer equal to or more than 2) in a first slot group in n slot groups (n is an integer equal to or more than 2) in a frame, respective one of the slot groups including m slots, and a controller configured to control the transmitter to receive a connection request in an m-th slot in a second slot group in the n slot groups from a wireless communication device not included in the plurality of wireless communication devices..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Paging decoding

A paging decoding method in a wireless communication device adapted to operate in association with a primary cell provided by a network node of a cellular communication system, wherein the primary cell has one or more neighboring cells is disclosed. The method comprises receiving a paging signal during a paging occasion, temporarily storing the received paging signal, attempting to decode the received paging signal based on one or more parameters of the primary cell, and (if decoding of the received paging signal based on one or more parameters of the primary cell is un-successful) attempting to decode the temporarily stored received paging signal based on parameters of one of the neighboring cells.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Radio link monitoring for link-budget-limited devices

A link-budget-limited wireless communication device (ue) may implement improved radio link monitoring procedures for enhancing the link-budget of the ue. The ue may monitor the radio link and may determine whether the radio link can support a lowest acceptable link quality according to a hysteresis-based comparison that uses threshold values to determine error rates associated with a physical control channel.
Apple Inc.

Wireless communication device and wireless communication system

A wireless communication device according to one of the embodiments has: a transmitter configured to transmit information; and a controller configured to control the transmitter. The controller calculates a communication amount for additional communication with another device on the basis of power information indicating a power state of a power supply; and determines whether the wireless communication device connect to the another device at least in part based on the calculated communication amount..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Wireless mesh network repair system

A wireless mesh network repair system includes a first wireless communication device that is configured to provide a first wireless communication path that provides for the transmission of wireless communications between first and second devices and to provide a notification of a change in the first wireless communication path that will prevent the transmission of the wireless communications between the first and second devices on the first wireless communication path. The system further includes at least one second wireless communication device that is configured to receive the notification from the first wireless communication device, and in response, determine a second wireless communication path that will provide for the transmission of wireless communications between the first and second devices, adjust a second wireless communication device communication range, and provide for the transmission of wireless communication signals between the first and second devices on the second wireless communication path..
Dell Products L.p.

Mobile terminated call performance during single radio long term evolution (lte) mode

Various embodiments include methods and apparatuses for responding to a page message for a mobile-terminated call by a wireless communication device using a single radio long-term evolution (lte) mode. A wireless communication device may receive the page message for the mobile-terminated call, release resources of the wireless communication device owned by a non-lte voice radio access technology receiving the page message, and execute an extended service request by an lte radio access technology.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method and device with intelligent media management

A method (300) and device (200) with intelligent media management is disclosed. The method (300) can include: streaming (310) media content in a wireless communication device; identifying (320) a media signature of the streamed media content; searching (330) a stored library for the identified media signature; and playing (340) locally stored media content, if the search results in finding a match with the identified media signature in the stored library.
Google Technology Holdings Llc

Techniques for reducing communication errors in a wireless communication system

A technique for operating a wireless communication device includes transmitting a scheduling request from the wireless communication device and receiving, following the scheduling request, an uplink grant that assigns an uplink channel to the wireless communication device. The uplink grant may include one or more fields indicating whether only channel quality information is to be transmitted and/or if data is to be transmitted..
Apple Inc.

Apparatus and methods for wireless channel sounding

A technique of operating a wireless communication device includes receiving an assigned starting point index and an assigned reference signal bandwidth for a reference signal. The reference signal is then transmitted multiple times, beginning at an initial resource block that is associated with the assigned starting point index and in accordance with the assigned reference signal bandwidth, across a shared channel..
Apple Inc.

Interference cancellation for signals having the same radio-frequency carrier and transmitted at the same time

Embodiments of wireless communication devices (wcds) and methods for cancelling signal interference in the wcds are generally described herein. Some of these embodiments describe a wcd that includes a receiver to generate a received signal, which includes at least a first signal transmitted to the wcd by a network station that operates in a full-duplex mode while the wcd operates in a half-duplex mode.
Intel Corporation

Single-package wireless communication device

A method, apparatus and system with an autonomic, self-healing polymer capable of slowing crack propagation within the polymer and slowing delamination at a material interface.. .
Intel Corporation

Method for transmitting data

Provided is a data transmission method. The data transmission method includes: (a) receiving id information of a data transmission device from the data transmission device by using a wireless communication device; and (b) receiving encoded security information from the data transmission device by using the wireless communication device..
2gather Inc.

Wireless-enabled tension meter

A wireless-enabled tension meter is disclosed. The wireless-enabled tension meter can include a pulley arrangement through which a portion of a guiding member is routed for use during a pull of conductor through a conduit network.
Southwire Company, Llc

Wirelessly operable slow cooker

A wirelessly operable slow cooker for cooking food products includes a wireless communication device. A computing device, such as a smartphone, can wirelessly communicate with the slow cooker to control and monitor the slow cooker..
Spectrum Brands, Inc.

Direct control signaling in a wireless communication system

A first wireless communication device belongs to a first of multiple groups of wireless communication devices. Devices in any given group are synchronized to the same timing reference and devices in different groups are not synchronized to the same timing reference.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Systems, methods and devices for small cell activation and detection

Methods, systems, and devices for enabling wireless communication devices in a cellular wireless network to utilize small cells having coverage within a macro cell are disclosed herein. User equipment (ue) can detect the need for using a booster providing a small cell, detect availability of small cells and submit a request to infrastructure of the cellular wireless network to aid in connection with the booster that provides the small cell.
Intel Ip Corporation

Apparatuses and methods for handovers in a wireless mesh network

A wireless communication device, serving as a destination node of one or more data packets propagated in a wireless mesh network, is provided. The wireless communication device includes a wireless transceiver and a controller.
Mediatek Inc.

Returning to a first network from a second network after premature termination of a circuit switched fallback voice call

A method for returning to a first network from a second network after premature termination of a csfb voice call is provided. The method can include a wireless communication device storing cell information for the first network while connected to the first network; participating in a csfb procedure to transition to the second network in response to initiation of a voice call; and determining that the voice call has prematurely terminated.
Apple Inc.

Channel reservation support for single band simultaneous communications

Methods, systems, and devices are described for supporting simultaneous (e.g., overlapping) data communications by a wireless communication device. More specifically, the described features generally relate to supporting sbs communications by providing mechanisms to help mitigate interference and/or coordinate medium access.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method, wireless communication device and computer program for maintaining a set of monitored carriers

In a wireless communication device, a subset of available carriers is maintained as monitored carriers for performing measurements and the set of monitored carriers is replenished from only a subset of available carriers. Consequently, the wireless communication device does not have to measure a large number of carriers when looking for optimal radio network coverage.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Mobility detection for edge applications in wireless communication networks

Various embodiments detecting wireless communication device mobility in a wireless communication network. In one embodiment, one or more internet protocol (ip) data packets associated with a wireless communication device are analyzed.
International Business Machines Corporation

Retrieving caller identification information in mobile devices

Various embodiments include methods for a multi-subscription wireless communication device to obtain caller identification (id) information for a call coming in on a first subscription while on a call on a second subscription. In various embodiments, when the second subscription is supporting a voice call and a page message for the first subscription is received from a network, the wireless communication device may exclude one or more fields from a page response message from the first subscription to the network, blindly accept a proposed service option sent by the network, and receive caller id information from the network.
Qualcomm Incorporated

System and methods for improving support of a virtual subscriber identity module (sim) in a multi-sim wireless communication device

Methods and devices for scheduling data packet transmissions on a multi-subscriber identity module (sim) wireless communication device having at least a first sim and a virtual sim (vsim) application associated with a shared radio frequency (rf) resource may include detecting registration of a sim profile for the vsim application, in which the vsim application is provisioned to operate as a vsim, and determining whether a vsim management procedure is required for the vsim. When a vsim management procedure is required for the vsim, the wireless communication device may tag data packets associated with the required vsim management procedure, select a prioritization policy for data packet transmissions on the rf resource, and apply the selected prioritization policy within a transmission queue on the rf resource..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method and automatically integrating a medical device into a medical facility network

A method for integrating a medical device into a medical facility network by equipping the medical device with wireless communication device is disclosed. The medical device is provided into a medical treatment area within wireless range of the medical facility network.
Carefusion 303, Inc.

Data-driven sensor configuration and information processing

A system may include one or more sensor devices and a wireless communication device. The wireless communication device may be configured to receive an indication of a sensor event from a sensor device via an interface port; perform a table lookup in a configuration table based on the interface port; identify sensor data location in the sensor device based on the table lookup; read data at the identified sensor data location; encapsulate the read data into a data unit; and transmit the data unit over a wireless connection to a sensor management system..
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes a transmitter configured to transmit a plurality of first frames by multiplexing, the plurality of first frames each belonging to any one of a plurality of groups; and a receiver configured to receive, at timing not temporally overlapping among the groups, a plurality of second frames which are multiplexed, the plurality of second frames each indicating acknowledgement on the first frame belonging to each group.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Antenna module and wireless communication device using same

An antenna module includes a holder, a first feed portion, a second feed portion, a first antenna unit, and a second antenna unit. The holder includes a top surface, an end surface, and a side surface.
Chiun Mai Communication Systems, Inc.

Vehicle monitoring & identification system

A vehicle monitoring and traffic enforcement system in which a wireless communication device is associated with motor vehicles. The device will transmit vehicle identification data which is relayed to a database which maintains current information concerning insurance law compliance, motor vehicle registration and licensing compliance, traffic citations and other information if a violation or compliance failure is noted, this is transmitted to a law enforcement agency and a nearby law enforcement vehicle a law enforcement officer may be required to pursue the vehicle depending on the violation and traffic conditions the system uses gps and gis technology to provide law enforcement with a real time display which will not only show the vehicle being tracked but also a map of the area showing roads, traffic conditions and even the location of other law enforcement or emergency vehicles so that officials may make a safe and fast response to situations.

Apparatus, method, and program

[object] to make it possible to reduce the amount of wireless resources that is necessary for the wireless backhaul for a wireless communication device operating as a base station. [solution] there is provided an apparatus including: a controller configured to control an operation of a wireless communication device so that the wireless communication device performs an operation as a mobile station performing wireless communication with a base station.
Sony Corporation

Clear channel assessment threshold configuration

A method is disclosed of an access point adapted to operate in association with a communication standard with application of a sense-before-transmit principle (a.k.a. A listen-before-talk principle, e.g.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Collision handling in multi-subscription wireless communication devices

Various embodiments may include methods for handling collisions between a first subscription and a second subscription of a wireless communication device. In various embodiments, a processor of the wireless communication device may determine whether there are persistent collisions between periodic paging wake-ups on the first subscription and periodic inter-rat measurements on the second subscription.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes a transmitter configured to transmit a first frame including information to specify a plurality of frequency components; and controlling circuitry configured to determine whether a second frame is received via each of the plurality of frequency components. The transmitter is configured to transmit a third frame including first information concerning a first value range which is used to determine whether to respond to the first frame, the first value range being dependent on a number of frequency components via which the second frame has been received..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Methods, wireless communication device and radio network node for managing paging

A method and a wireless communication device (110) for handling paging messages for paging of wireless communication devices as well as a method and a radio network node (120) for managing paging requests for instructing the radio network node (120) to page wireless communication devices are disclosed. The radio network node (120) adds (a030) one or more received paging requests to a queue of paging requests and generates (a040) a first paging message and a parameter indicating existence of at least one second paging occasion.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Transport format combination selection during self-jamming interference

Embodiments include systems and methods for performing selection of a transport format combination by a device processor of a wireless communication device. The device processor may determine whether radio frequency self-jamming interference is detected at the receiver of the wireless communication device.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Secondary processor management allowing deep sleep of primary processor

The invention is directed to a wireless communication device that includes: a radio unit for performing wireless communications with at least one external device; at least one battery for supplying power to the wireless communication device; and at least one processing unit for controlling the radio unit, wherein the at least one processing unit, includes: host processing unit configured to control execution of one or more active state operations; and a secondary processing unit, coupled to the host processing unit and the radio unit, configured to control execution of one or more low-priority operations while the host processing unit is powered down, wherein the secondary processing unit is further configured to determine if an active-state operation is pending, and if it is determined that an active state operation is pending, to power up the host processing unit to control execution of the active state operation.. .
Netgear, Inc.

Lost access point power save mode for wifi devices

The invention is directed to a wireless communication device that includes: a radio unit configured to provide two-way wireless communications; a host processing unit; and a sleep mode unit, coupled to the host processing unit and the radio unit, configured to control a sleep time of the host processing unit and the radio unit, wherein if the radio unit does not receive a signal from the access point that associates the wireless communication device with the access point, the sleep unit increases the sleep time of the host processing unit and the radio unit after each set of one or more failed attempts by the wireless communication device to associate with the access point.. .
Netgear, Inc.

Techniques and apparatuses for improved cell transfer during call setup procedure

Certain aspects of the present disclosure generally relate to wireless communications. In some aspects, a wireless communication device may determine, in a particular state, that a wireless communication device is performing a connection establishment procedure.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Systems and methods for managing high network data rates

A wireless communication device includes a physical (phy) layer module, a media access control (mac) layer module (102) coupled to the phy layer module. The mac layer module is configured to generate a limited acknowledgement (lack) response that indicates successful receipt of a data transmission, and to reduce a data rate used to transmit data to the wireless communication device..
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

Wireless communication device

A wireless communication device includes a user interface device, a subscriber identity module card slot, a memory, and a processor. The subscriber identity module card slot is configured to receive a subscriber identity module card that includes subscriber identity module card information.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Methods and apparatus to reuse wireless circuitry for multiple subscriber identities in a wireless communication device

Apparatus and methods to reuse wireless circuitry to communicate with multiple wireless networks to support multiple subscriber identities in a wireless communication device are disclosed. A representative method includes receiving signaling messages for a second subscriber identity from a second wireless network while connected to a first wireless network for a first subscriber identity.
Apple Inc,

Rf front end power control for low power rf devices

The invention is directed to a radio unit contained within a housing of a wireless communication device or system, the radio unit including: a signal processing unit for performing one or more wireless protocol processing functions; a radio-frequency (rf) front end unit coupled to the signal processing unit; and a power unit coupled to the rf front end unit, wherein the power unit completely powers down the rf front end unit when the signal processing unit is in a sleep mode, and powers up the rf front end unit at a predetermined time before an anticipated reception of a rf signal transmitted by an external device.. .
Netgear, Inc.

Vehicular camera module with remote device communication

A camera module configured to be mounted at a vehicle includes a housing, a lens, an imager, circuitry and an electrical connector. A wireless communication device is operable to wirelessly communicate with a remote device.
Magna Electronics Inc.

Multi-rate overlay mode in wireless communication systems

A method is provided, which includes identifying a data transfer rate associated with a wireless communication device. The data transfer rate is identified from a group including a legacy data transfer rate and a plurality of non-legacy data transfer rates.
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

Managing actions of a network device based on policy settings corresponding to a removable wireless communication device

A method and system for configuring a network device according to the identity of a plurality of removable wireless communications devices (rwcds), the method comprising the steps of: determining the identities of the plurality of rwcds; determining whether the network device is capable of using the plurality rwcds; retrieving policy settings from an authorized party or a storage medium of the network device according to the identities of the plurality of rwcds, determining priority of policy settings; and configuring the network device according to the policy settings. The priority of policy settings are based on the positions of the rwcds when there are conflict among policy settings.
Pismo Labs Technology Limited

Resource unit (ru) allocation within wireless communications

A wireless communication device (alternatively, device, wdev, etc.) includes at least one processing circuitry configured to support communications with other wdev(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.
Broadcom Corporation

Wireless communication method and wireless communication device

The present disclosure provides wireless communication methods for repeated transmission of channels, and wireless communication devices therefor. In one embodiment, the gap between the starting subframe of a first channel and the starting subframe of a second channel is defined or configured.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

System and adjusting duty cycle in clock signals

A device and method are disclosed. The device and method allow the clock signal of a wireless communication device to produce an oscillation with a 50% duty cycle.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Amplifier circuit, pipeline adc, and wireless communication device

An amplifier circuit has a sample-and-hold circuit to sample and hold an input signal, an amplifier which comprises an input terminal inputted with the input signal held by the sample-and-hold circuit and an output terminal outputting an amplification signal obtained by amplifying the input signal inputted, a feedback capacitor to be connected between the input terminal and output terminal of the amplifier, a successive approximation circuit to perform successive approximation operation to correct the amplification signal based on a voltage of the input terminal of the amplifier, the successive approximation operation being performed a predetermined number of cycles, and a control circuit to control the successive approximation circuit based on an amplification error included in the amplification signal.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Wireless communication device and power receiving unit with switching prediction and methods for use therewith

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a power receiving unit having a wireless power receiver configured to receive a wireless power signal from a power transmitting unit. A rectifier includes a plurality of switching circuits configured to generate a rectified voltage from the wireless power signal, based on switch control signals that include a switch-on signal and a switch-off signal for corresponding ones of the plurality of switching circuits.
Broadcom Corporation

Dual antenna wireless communication device in a load control system

A wireless communication device for use in a load control system for controlling one or more electrical loads may comprise a counterpoise, a first and second antennas, a rf communication circuit and a control circuit. The two antennas may be oriented differently and spaced apart from each other.
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Portable turntable device, system, and method

A turntable device, comprising: a spindle and two arms. The two arms may comprise: a housing; one or more buttons; a spindle engagement portion; a stylus cartridge; a power supply; one or more wireless communication devices; a linear actuator; a motor; and a vertical solenoid.
Love Turntable, Inc.



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