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 Wireless proximity aware remote control lighting system patent thumbnailWireless proximity aware remote control lighting system
Aspects of the present invention further include a lighting system comprising a lighting source, a connector in electrical communication with the lighting source and an external power source, an energy storage device, an input device, and a controller. The controller may be configured to identify the presence of a load indicator signal received via the input device, determine whether the load indicator signal indicates a load-reducing state, and when the load indicator signal indicates the load-reducing state, discharge the energy storage device to maintain an intensity of the lighting source..
Wireless Environment, Llc


 Systems and methods for deployment and configuration of wireless device control system patent thumbnailSystems and methods for deployment and configuration of wireless device control system
A wireless device control system includes a remote server connected to a wide area network and having control software for configuring, monitoring, and controlling devices at a site. The wireless device control system also includes a wireless gateway located at the site and configured to communicate with the remote server via cellular communication.
Rab Lighting Inc.


 Vehicle covering and warming system patent thumbnailVehicle covering and warming system
A vehicle covering and warming system includes a panel that is flexible and has a top side, a bottom side and a perimeter edge. The perimeter edge includes a first end edge, a second end edge, a first lateral edge and a second lateral edge.

 Connecting a circuit-switched wireless access network to an ip multimedia subsystem patent thumbnailConnecting a circuit-switched wireless access network to an ip multimedia subsystem
A network device performs a delayed registration in connection with phone call setup, if the network device does not know a phone number of a user in question at the time of updating the location updating. In addition, the network device performs user authentication and creates and maintains an encrypted and secure network connection between the network device and an ip multimedia subsystem by using data security mechanisms of a terminal of the ip multimedia subsystem and the authentication and data security parameters of the terminal received from the ip multimedia subsystem..
Intermec Ip Corp.


 Wireless communication system and method patent thumbnailWireless communication system and method
User equipment included in a wireless communication system wirelessly connects to a donor base-station to establish a macro link, wirelessly connects to a mobile relay to establish an access link, and simultaneously maintains connections with the donor base-station and the mobile relay coexisting in the same coverage area, wherein a first pre-established frequency band can be used for the access link and a second pre-established frequency band can be used for the macro link. Furthermore, the user equipment can wirelessly connect to the mobile relay to establish an access link, be assigned, from the mobile relay, a wireless resource for device-to-device communication with at least one other user equipment within the same mobile relay cell, and perform device-to-device communication with the at least one other user equipment using the assigned wireless resource..
Intellectual Discovery Co., Ltd.


 Acknowledgment data unit for multiple uplink data units patent thumbnailAcknowledgment data unit for multiple uplink data units
A method for simultaneously communicating with multiple communication devices in a wireless local area network is described. Multiple uplink data units are received that are simultaneously transmitted by multiple second communication devices.
Marvell World Trade Ltd.


 System comprising an audio device and a mobile device for displaying information concerning the audio device patent thumbnailSystem comprising an audio device and a mobile device for displaying information concerning the audio device
A system having an audio device (10) with a wireless communication interface (18) and a memory (36) for storing use data obtained by data logging concerning the present or previous use of the audio device; and a mobile device (12) having a wireless communication interface (24) for data exchange with the audio device, a display (54) for displaying information concerning the audio device, and a data processing unit (52) for selecting the information concerning the audio device to be displayed according to the use situation and/or use history of the audio device as determined from logged use data transmitted from the audio device via the wireless communication interface.. .
Sonova Ag


 Method and  performing wireless communication between terminals patent thumbnailMethod and performing wireless communication between terminals
A method and an apparatus are provided for performing wireless communication between terminals. An inquiry message is transmitted to a neighboring terminal.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


 Method and system of device-to-device tunnel establishment between small cells patent thumbnailMethod and system of device-to-device tunnel establishment between small cells
Disclosed are a method and a system of device-to-device tunnel establishment between small cells, applied to a wireless backhaul management device, a first small cell and a second small cell. The method comprises: matching the first small cell and the second small cell according to a first discovery response and a second discovery response; submitting a match report; replying with a match report response; conducting a d2d connection authentication procedure between the second small cell and the first small cell; wirelessly connecting the second small cell and the first small cell, conducting a connection test and submitting a connection test report; replying with a d2d tunnel establishment decision according to the connection test report; and establishing a d2d tunnel between the second small cell and the first small cell..
Industrial Technology Research Institute


 Method for processing received pdcp pdus for d2d communication system and device therefor patent thumbnailMethod for processing received pdcp pdus for d2d communication system and device therefor
The present invention relates to a wireless communication system. More specifically, the present invention relates to a method and a device for processing received pdcp pdus for d2d communication system, the method comprising: establishing a pdcp (packet data convergence protocol) entity for transmitting a pdcp pdu (protocol data unit) to a peer ue; receiving a pdcp sdu (service data unit) from an upper layer; setting a count for the pdcp sdu using a fixed value and a pdcp sequence number (sn) associated with the pdcp sdu; ciphering the pdcp sdu using the count; generating a pdcp pdu including the pdcp sdu and a header including the pdcp sn of the pdcp sdu; and transmitting the pdcp pdu to the peer ue..
Lg Electronics Inc.


Automatic secure connection over untrusted wireless networks

An approach for automatically securing a public wireless network is disclosed. A vpn connection platform maintains a list of available trusted wireless access identifiers to connect to a public wireless network from a mobile device.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

Connection setting device and a method thereof

A system connection setting device, for setting a connection between a household appliance and a mobile device connected to an internet, comprises a wireless communication unit mounted and electrically connected to the household appliance and having a unique identity data, a communication unit connected to a server via the internet and a remote controller for sending a wireless input signal. The wireless communication unit responds to the wireless input signal, establishes a connection with the communication unit and transmits the unique identity data to the communication unit, so that the communication unit transmits the unique identity data to the server, and the server stores the unique identity data and an identity code corresponded to the mobile device uniquely as a pairing information related to the wireless communication unit and the mobile device.
Aifa Technology Corp.

Method, terminal, client, smartcard, and system for accessing wireless network

The present invention provides a method for accessing a wireless network, where a terminal acquires an ssid (service set identifier) and a password of the wireless network, controls a wifi working mode of the terminal to be an ap (access point) mode, transmits an ssid signal of the terminal, detects a smartcard that accesses the terminal, and sends the ssid and password of the wireless network to the smartcard, so that the smartcard connects to the wireless network according to the received ssid and password of the wireless network and returns a connection result to the terminal. By using the method of the present invention, the smartcard can be managed according to a result of a connection success of the smartcard, and therefore, the management on the smartcard is quicker, more convenient, and more flexible, and manual input is avoided..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Automatic network connection data synchronization for authorized personal devices

One embodiment provides a method, including: identifying, using a short range wireless device of an electronic device, another user device; transferring, using the short range wireless device, connection data for a wireless local area network (wlan) access point between the electronic device and the another user device; and connecting, using a processor of the electronic device, to the wlan using the connection data. Other aspects are described and claimed..
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Bearer management

A method is provided of establishing a bearer in a packet switched mobile wireless network comprising a mobile device and a network node, and a corresponding network. Bearer information is sent indicating predetermined maximum number of bearers, remaining number of bearers, or that no more bearers can be established.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and enabling flexible numerology in multi-user mimo system

A method of base station (bs) in a wireless communication system. The method comprises identifying a set of transmission parameters comprising a numerology, wherein the numerology includes a subcarrier spacing, determining a plurality of baseband signal generation chains each of which includes the set of transmission parameters comprising different numerology, and transmitting, at least one user equipment (ue), downlink signals comprising the set of transmission parameters using a multi-user multi-input multi-output (mu-mimo)..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Handling messages

The embodiments herein relate to a method in a wireless device for handling messages in a communications system. The wireless device conveys an uplink (ul) message over a radio interface to a radio access network, ran, node.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Methods and enabling further l1 enhancements in lte heterogeneous networks

A network element in a first cell in a wireless telecommunication network is provided. The network element comprises a processor configured such that the network element provides uplink and downlink grants in the first cell, wherein the first cell is a low-power cell within the coverage area of a second, high-power cell, and wherein the first cell acts as a secondary cell and the second cell acts as a primary cell in a carrier aggregation mode, and wherein at least one uplink control signal is received by one of only the first cell or both the first cell and the second cell..
Blackberry Limited

Methods and beamforming feedback in wireless systems

A method, station (sta), and access point (ap) for transmitting in a wlan. A station includes a controller and a transceiver, the transceiver configured to receive, from an ap, a channel sounding sequence including a null data packet announcement frame (ndpa) including information indicating stas to transmit a feedback report, a null data packet (ndp) containing pilots to compute the feedback report and a trigger frame (tf) to trigger transmission of the feedback report.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Predicting resource scheduling

The invention relates to methods and nodes for scheduling resource blocks in a wireless communications network. The invention further relates to computer programs performing the methods according to the invention, and computer program products comprising computer readable medium having the computer programs embodied therein.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Dynamic selection of band combinations for carrier aggregation

The user equipment includes a battery, a processor to determine a charging level of the battery, and a transceiver to establish a wireless connection over a primary component carrier. The primary component carrier is on one of a plurality of frequency bands.
Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.

Communication stations and methods for transmitting on a random access channel

Example communication stations and methods for transmitting on a random access channel (rach) in wireless networks are disclosed herein. An example method for transmitting on an enhanced rach by a device such that an initial access burst is received in a single time slot by a wireless network involves determining a timing advance, the timing advance being associated with a serving cell.
Blackberry Limited

Method for measuring inter-device interference in full-duplex wireless communication system and apparatus therefor

A method for measuring inter-device interference (idi) by a terminal in a wireless communication system supporting full-duplex communication according to an embodiment of the present invention comprises the steps of: determining the total number of times of idi measurement required for a terminal group to which the terminal belongs; determining a basic sub-frame configuration pattern on the basis of the determined total number of times of the idi measurement; and measuring the idi as many times as the number of times allocated to the terminal by applying a terminal-specific shift value to the basic sub-frame configuration pattern,. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Data flow relay device and communication device

A data flow relay device includes a mobile communications device, a proprietary grand master and a transmitting and receiving device. The mobile communications device generates multiple wireless signals for communicating with a peer communications device and generates a clock signal and obtains information regarding a signal of a start phase of a frame and information regarding a total propagation delay according to the wireless signals.
Quanta Computer Inc.

Efficient control information transmission supporting multiple antenna transmission technique

The present invention relates to a wireless communication system and provides an efficient control information transmission method and apparatus for supporting a multiple antenna transmission technique. A method is provided for transmitting downlink hybrid automatic repeat request (harq) information related to an uplink multiple codeword transmission and includes receiving the uplink multiple codeword transmission, generating harq information related to each of the multiple codewords based on a result of decoding each of the multiple codewords, modulating the harq information, and transmitting the modulated harq information via one or more physical harq indicator channels (phichs)..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and transmitting uplink control information in a wireless communication system

A method and apparatus for transmitting control information are discussed. The method can include generating uplink control information (uci) and transmitting the uci through an physical uplink control channel (pucch) in a subframe, wherein when the subframe is configured for transmission of a scheduling request (sr) and when transmission of a hybrid automatic repeat request (hard)-acknowledgement (ack) coincides with the subframe, transmission power of the pucch is determined based on a number of harq-ack information bits and a sr bit.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and device for transmitting uplink control information in wireless communication system

Disclosed are a method and a device for transmitting uplink control information (uci) by a terminal in a wireless communication system. The uci transmission method comprises the steps of: generating an encoding information bit stream by performing channel coding for a uci bit stream; generating complex modulation symbols by performing modulation for the generated encoding information bit stream; spreading the complex modulation symbols in block-wise on the basis of an orthogonal sequence; and transmitting the spread complex modulation symbols to a base station.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Uplink control channel for low latency communications

Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communication are described. A wireless device such as a user equipment (ue) or a base station may identify a set of resource element groups (regs) for low latency communication, and each reg may include a portion of a different resource block (rb) of a set of rbs (e.g., a set of non-contiguous rbs).
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method for allocating control information in wireless communication system

A method of allocating control information in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes: allocating essential control information of a first system to a first sub-frame in a frame including a plurality of sub-frames each of which comprises a plurality of orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (ofdm) symbols; and allocating essential control information of a second system to an nth sub-frame in a fixed position from the first sub-frame (where n is an integer satisfying n>1).
Lg Electronics Inc.

Wireless communication device and wireless communication method

A wireless communication device includes: controlling circuitry configured to selectively switch an operating channel between a first channel and a second channel; and a transmitter configured to transmit a first beacon signal through the first channel at a first cycle and transmit a second beacon signal through the second channel at a second cycle. A first period during which transmission/reception of a signal is possible and a second period during which transmission/reception of a signal is not performed are set for the second channel within a transmission interval of second beacon signals.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Method and equipment for data transmission on unlicensed band

The present invention provides a method for data transmission on an unlicensed band, comprising the steps of: receiving, by ue, configuration information, the configuration information configuring a cell where the ue works on an unlicensed and; and, receiving, by the ue, control information, and performing data transmission on the unlicensed band according to the control information. The present application further discloses a method for data transmission on an unlicensed band, ue and a base station.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Control channel configuration in partial and full subframes

A wireless device receives at least one radio resource control (rrc) message comprising a field indicating a starting symbol for an enhanced physical downlink control channel (epdcch). The wireless device receives epdcch signal in a subframe.
Ofinno Technologies, Llc

Method and system information acqusition in wireless communication system

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). Next generation of wireless cellular operation is expected to be deployed in higher frequency above 6 ghz (eg.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Wireless communication system, communication control method, radio base station, radio terminal, and storage medium

Even when a radio terminal cannot receive contents data from a serving base station, the radio terminal can receive the contents data from other base station. A wireless communication system includes a radio terminal, a serving radio base station to which the radio terminal serves, and a non-serving radio base station to which the radio terminal does not serve.
Nec Corporation

Methods, systems and apparatuses for operation in long-term evolution (lte) systems

Methods, systems and apparatuses for operation in long-term evolution (lte) systems are provided, including a method implemented in a base station that may include receiving, from a wireless transmit/receive unit (wtru) via a first interface, a first message including radio capability information associated with the wtru; transmitting, to a mobility management entity (mme) via a second interface, a second message including the radio capability information; receiving, from the mme via the second interface, a paging message including the radio capability information; and determining whether to page the wtru in idle mode based on the radio capability information. Also provided is another method implemented by a wtru in a vicinity of a dormant cell.
Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

Paging towards multiple devices in a group of devices

This disclosure is directed to a method and a mobility management unit for performing the method of paging a group of wireless terminals served by one or more radio access network nodes. The method comprises.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Method for performing positioning in wireless communication system, and apparatus therefor

The present invention provides a method for performing positioning by a terminal in a wireless communication system including: receiving assistance data including reference cell information (referencecellinfo) and neighboring cell information (neighbourcellinfo) from a serving base station; receiving a positioning reference signal from each of a reference cell and at least one neighboring cell based on the received assistance data; measuring a reference signal time difference (rstd) for the reference cell of at least one neighboring cell by using the received positioning reference signal; and reporting the measured rstd to the serving base station.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Resource control for wireless device detach

The present disclosure provides an efficient method and system for controlling resources of a wireless device during a detach procedure in a wireless communication network. According to a broad aspect of the disclosure, there is provided a method for a control node for controlling resources for a ue in a wireless network.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Synchronization control method within wireless network, wireless network and smart home device

The present disclosure relates to the smart home field, disclosing a synchronization control method within wireless network, a wireless network and a smart home device. In the present disclosure, controlling a terminal to broadcast a control command directed at multiple smart home devices; characterized in, the control command carries a count-down time duration for command execution time; continuing to broadcast the control command by a smart home device which receives the control command within its wireless broadcast coverage area, and carrying in the broadcasted control command the processing time for the smart home device to process the control command; determining command execution time by respective smart home devices to execute the control command according to the count-down time duration in the received control command, as well as the total processing time of respective smart home devices which the control command passes on its transmission path.
Telink Semiconductor (shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Method for controlling timing advance for direct communication between terminals in wireless communication system, and apparatus therefor

Disclosed is a method for transmitting a signal by a terminal via a device to device (d2d) link in a wireless communication system. Specifically, the method comprises: a step for receiving information on a timing advance (ta) value from a base station; a step for transmitting the ta value to a counterpart terminal via a first d2d control channel; and a step for transmitting a d2d data channel based on the first d2d control channel to the counterpart terminal by applying the ta, wherein the ta is not applied to the first d2d control channel.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Electronic apparatus, wireless signal receiving method thereof and systems having the same

Disclosed are an electronic apparatus, a wireless signal receiving method thereof and systems having the same, which can prevent a problem in that when a first wireless module receives a first wireless signal, the first wireless signal is distorted due to an interference by a second wireless module for transmitting and receiving a second wireless signal, thereby resulting in malfunctions or errors in data reception. The electronic apparatus includes a first wireless module configured to receive, or transmit and receive a first wireless signal corresponding to a user's input from, or to and from an external apparatus, a second wireless module configured to transmit and receive a second wireless signal different from the first wireless signal via a network, and a controller configured to determine whether the first wireless signal received is a normal signal, and control a power supplied to the second wireless module, based on the determination..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Apparatus, system and communicating a wakeup packet

Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, devices, systems and methods of communicating a wakeup packet. For example, an apparatus may include circuitry configured to cause a first wireless device to modulate a preamble of a wakeup packet according to an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (ofdm) scheme; modulate a payload of the wakeup packet according to an on-off keying (ook) modulation scheme over a plurality of ofdm tones; and transmit the wakeup packet to a second wireless device..
Intel Corporation

Operating in power save mode

A method for operating in a power save mode for a wireless local area network and a device using the same are provided. After waking up, a device receives a frame via a wireless medium to determine that the wireless medium is busy.
Techflux, Ltd.

Apparatus, system and discovering a wireless communication device

Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, systems and/or methods of discovering a wireless communication device. For example, a first wireless device may include a radio to communicate over a wireless communication medium according to a discovery scheme including a plurality of contention-based discovery windows (dws), the radio to communicate with a second wireless device a discovery frame during a first discovery process, the discovery frame including an indication of one or more selected dws of the plurality of dws; and a controller to switch the first wireless device between a power save state and an active state, the controller to switch the first wireless device to operate in the active state in the one or more selected discovery windows to discover the second wireless device during a second discovery process, subsequent to the first discovery process..
Intel Ip Corporation

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. Frame formats are disclosed in which control signals are transmitted at different bandwidths than data signals.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Wake up packet design for low-power wake-up receiver in a wireless network

An apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus comprising processing circuitry configured to encode a wake-up packet to be transmitted on one or more sub-channels to one or more low-power wake-up receivers (lp-wurs), where each of the wake-up packets are to be 26 data tones or 52 data tones, where the wake-up packet comprises one or more wake-up pulses; and cause to be transmitted the one or more wake-up packets on the one or more sub-channels an apparatus of a lp-wur is disclosed.

Passive proximity detection of wireless devices in a synchronous, cooperative network

Systems and methods for passive proximity detection of wireless devices in a cellular communications network are disclosed. In one embodiment, a supporting radio access node in a cellular communications network including one or more coverage radio access nodes in a coverage layer and one or more supporting radio access nodes in a supporting layer is disclosed.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Access point selection depending on signal strength and load

A user device including a receiver for establishing a communications link with a wireless network and an access point selecting module for selecting an access point to use in establishing the communications link, the access point selecting module configured to: identify a plurality of access points within range of the user device and for each one of the identified access points; determine a maximum rate of data throughput that is achievable if using the access point to connect to the network; determine the value of a load parameter for the access point, wherein the value of the load parameter is indicative of apparent demand for resources that the access point is currently experiencing; determine a relative potential capacity of the access point by weighting the maximum rate of data throughput by the load parameter and select an access point to connect to the wireless network.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Quality of service aware access point and device steering

Apparatuses and methods are disclosed that may allow a wireless device to be steered between a number of different access points (aps) based, at least in part, on a type of traffic associated with the wireless device. In some aspects, a first ap may monitor a traffic flow associated with the wireless device, identify a traffic type of the traffic flow based on one or more characteristics of the traffic flow, and selectively switch an association of the wireless device between the first ap and one of a number of second aps based, at least in part, on the identified traffic type..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Parallel scanning of wireless channels

Methods, systems, and apparatus for parallel scanning of channels in communication networks are described herein. A parallel scanning device performs a scanning operation that includes parallel (i.e., simultaneous) scanning of channels that are in a common frequency band or in different frequency bands.
Broadcom Corporation

Beamforming

Antenna weights of a plurality of beamformed directions are determined. Transmission on the first beamformed direction is prioritized over transmission on the second beamformed direction, e.g., during beam sweeping.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Method and automatic geoaware access point provisioning

Systems and methods of discovering and registering with a wifi controller by a wireless access point that can provide location awareness in the wifi controller discovery and registration process. The systems and methods employ a dns server that can receive a dns query containing the fqdn of a wifi controller from an access point, and compare the fqdn of the wifi controller and the source ip address of the dns query against a mapping table, which maps fqdns of wifi controllers and ranges of source ip addresses of dns queries to groups of wifi controllers.
Time Warner Cable Enterprises Llc

Method and receiving signal by nan device in wireless communication system

A method for receiving a signal by a neighbor awareness networking (nan) device in a wireless communication system, according to an embodiment of the present invention, comprises the steps of: receiving a nan-related frame from an access point (ap); and obtaining information about the ap from information comprised in the nan-related frame, wherein the information about the ap is comprised in a service id list attribute or a wlan infrastructure attribute.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Dynamic router functionality in cellular networks

A wireless remote communication unit for communicating with a cellular network node and other wireless remote communication units is described. The wireless remote communication unit comprises: at least one receiver configured to receive first messages using a first technology from at least one other wireless remote communication unit and configured to receive second messages using a second technology from the cellular network node; at least one transmitter configured to transmit first messages using the first technology to at least one other wireless remote communication unit and configured to transmit using the second technology to the cellular network node; and a processor coupled to the at least one receiver and the at least one transmitter and arranged to configure the wireless remote communication unit as a router to support mesh network communications using the first technology based on, at least in part, information obtained from the received first messages from at least one other wireless remote communication unit..
Virtuosys Limited

Dynamic router functionality in cellular networks

A wireless remote communication unit for communicating with a cellular network node and other wireless remote communication units is described. The wireless remote communication unit comprises: at least one transceiver configured to communicate with a cellular network node using either a first technology employed with mesh connectivity via at least one other wireless remote communication unit or a second technology employed with a direct connection; and a processor coupled to the at least one transceiver and arranged to: determine when the wireless remote communication unit moves out of coverage of the cellular network node and, in response thereto, configure the wireless remote communication unit with mesh router functionality that transfers data from one node to another node within a mesh network using the first technology based on, at least in part, information obtained from received first messages using the first technology employed with mesh connectivity from at least one other wireless remote communication unit..
Virtuosys Limited

Communication management and wireless roaming support

A user-operated communication device stores security association information that is initially used to wirelessly connect the user-operated communication device to a first wireless access point made available by a first private wireless network service provider. Assume that the user-operated communication device roams out of a first wireless coverage region supported by the first wireless access point into wireless range of a second wireless access point operated by a second private wireless network service provider.
Time Warner Cable Enterprises Llc

Dynamic router functionality in cellular networks

A wireless remote communication unit is described. The wireless remote communication unit comprises: at least one transceiver configured to communicate with a cellular network node using either a first technology employed with mesh connectivity via at least one other wireless remote communication unit or a second technology employed with a direct connection to the cellular network node; and a processor coupled to the at least one transceiver and configured to select internet connectivity using either: a first internet protocol, ip, address associated with mesh functionality to route low priority, high delay tolerant data via an edge router and the cellular network node; or a second ip address associated with direct connection to the cellular network node for high priority, low delay tolerant data..
Virtuosys Limited

Offloading mechanism using load-dependent offloading criteria

Offloading mechanism using load-dependent offloading criteria various communication systems may benefit from load adjustments, such as on-loading or off-loading. For example, third generation partnership project, 3gpp, and wireless local area network, wlan, systems may benefit from a load-dependent load adjustment mechanism.
Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy

Diversity bluetooth system and method

A first device having a transceiver and an antenna operatively connected to the transceiver and a second device having a transceiver and an antenna operatively connected to the transceiver, the first device in operative communication with the first device through a communications linkage separate from the transceiver of the first device and the transceiver of the second device. The first device is adapted to wirelessly communicate with a remote device through the transceiver of the first device.
Bragi Gmbh

Wireless base station, wireless communication system, wireless communication method and program

A wireless base station (15) includes a wireless communication unit that forms a first cell and a control unit configured to make an inquiry, to a wireless base station that forms second cells (cells a to e, g and h) different from the first cell (cell f), whether to allow deactivation of the first cell and determine whether to deactivate the first cell based on a response to such inquiry.. .
Nec Corporation

Method and enhancing measurement in wireless communication system

Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and an apparatus for enhancing measurement in a wireless communication system. The method includes: obtaining, according to a measurement period or triggered by an event, a measurement amount, where the measurement amount includes a ratio of a valid signal based on a reference signal to a non-valid signal based on the reference signal measured based on the reference signal; reporting the measurement amount to a base station; or performing cell selection or cell reselection according to the measurement amount..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Method and improving circuit-switched fallback in a wireless communications system

A method for improving circuit switched fallback for a user equipment (ue) in a wireless communications system, herein the ue is capable of communicating via first and second radio access technologies (rats), including: determining that a connection has been released, wherein the connection is associated with a second network corresponding to the second rat; starting a timer providing a period of time when the connection has been released; and stopping e timer after a condition is satisfied.. .
Mediatek Inc.

Method and network node for obtaining required latency based on context detectable by sensor modules

A method and a network node (130) for obtaining a required latency for transmissions between a wireless device (110) and a controller node (120) are disclosed. The network node (130) receives (202) at least one parameter relating to a context of at least one of the wireless device (110) and the controller node (120).
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Wi-fi calling quality of service on trusted wlan networks

Techniques are presented that ensure quality of service (qos) for wi-fi® calling and other internet media services (ims) when a user connects from a carrier-operated public wi-fi network to an ims. A first packet including a domain name system (dns) request received from a wireless mobile device via an access point is intercepted at a networking device.
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Method and steering traffic between cellular network and wireless local area network (lan) network in mobile communication system

The present disclosure relates to a 5g or pre-5g communication system to be provided for supporting a higher data transmission rate beyond 4g communication systems such as lte. More specifically, a method for transmitting and receiving signals by a base station of a mobile communication system according to one embodiment of the present specification comprises: a step of determining whether to steer a traffic related to a terminal to a wireless lan; a step for determining a traffic to be steered to the wireless lan; a step for transmitting, to the terminal, a first message including information for an uplink transmission of the traffic to be steered; and a step for transmitting, to a gateway, a second message including information for a downlink transmission of the traffic to be steered.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Distributed load balancing for access points

Balancing loads across access points in a wireless environment may be achieved based on weighting, for each of a set of access points, one or more factors including but not limited to visibility and distance of a given client relative to a given access point, congestion and cpu load of a given access point, number of connected clients, and relative received signal strength indication, according to certain embodiments.. .
Relay2, Inc.

Communication apparatus and communication method

According to one embodiment, a communication apparatus includes a congestion degree calculating unit and an operation mode setting unit. The congestion degree calculating unit calculates a third congestion degree related to wireless communication based on a first congestion degree of first wireless communication and a second congestion degree of second wireless communication.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Multi-user packet transmission, clustering and/or scheduling in a wireless local area network

There is provided a method for multi-user packet transmission in a wireless local area network, wlan. The method comprises actively delaying (s1) packets before transmission to enable clustering of packets intended for multiple users.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Novel mac design for wireless hot-spot networks

In widely deployed wireless “hot-spot” networks, nodes frequently join or leave, inelastic/elastic and saturated/non-satuarted flows coexist. In such dynamic and diverse environments, it is challenging to maximize the channel utilization while providing satisfactory user experiences.
Macau University Of Science And Technology

Method and device for aperiodically reporting channel state information in wireless connection system

A method for receiving aperiodic channel status information (csi) report in a wireless access system, the method performed by an evolved node-b (enb) and comprising: transmitting a radio resource control (rrc) message configuring two or more csi measurement sets, wherein each of the two or more csi measurement sets consists of one or more subframes; transmitting an aperiodic csi request field triggering the aperiodic csi report via a physical downlink control channel (pdcch) on a first subframe; and receiving the aperiodic csi report with csi on a second subframe, wherein the csi is associated with a valid subframe which is included in one of the two or more csi measurement sets, and the valid subframe is defined as a closest subframe from the second subframe in consideration of predetermined condition.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Methods and systems for performance monitoring for mobile applications

The present invention is directed towards methods and systems for performance monitoring for mobile applications. In an embodiment, a method of monitoring performance of a mobile application is provided.
Google Inc.

Network monitor

In a system of wireless access point routing devices each creating a wireless network, a management server monitors the performance of the wireless networks to identify performance degradation. Device interoperability issues are identified according to trends in poor performance of devices connected to the wireless networks..
British Telecommunications Public Limited Company

Techniques for measurement filtering for wireless systems

An example technique may include measuring a wireless link between a user device and an access point to obtain a first set of measurement values, detecting that the wireless link is temporarily blocked during the measuring, modifying, based on the wireless link being temporarily blocked, the first set of measurement values to obtain a second set of measurement values, and sending, to a network device, a report indicating the second set of measurement values.. .
Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy

Access point grouping based on performance and location

In a system of wireless access point routing devices each creating a wireless network, a management server monitors the performance of the wireless networks to identify performance degradation. Any wireless networks experiencing performance degradation are grouped by region to determine whether a common cause for the degradation is present..
British Telecommunications Public Limited Company

Method and directing wireless signals

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method for receiving a request to steer wireless signals generated by a plurality of dielectric antennas, and adjusting, by the controller, a plurality of adjustable delays coupled to a transceiver to adjust an orientation of wireless signals received or generated by the plurality of dielectric antennas, each of the plurality of dielectric antennas comprising a feed point coupled to a different one of the plurality of adjustable delays, the transceiver facilitating reception or transmission of electromagnetic waves propagating via a different one of the feed points of the plurality of dielectric antennas along corresponding dielectric feedlines without an electrical return path. Other embodiments are disclosed..
At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp

Techniques for selecting subframe type or for interleaving signals for wireless communications over unlicensed spectrum

Methods and apparatuses are described in which an unlicensed spectrum is used for long term evolution (lte) communications. A first method includes comparing past transmission activity on an unlicensed spectrum to an activity threshold, transmitting a first subframe type in the unlicensed spectrum during a next active transmission when the past transmission activity is greater than the activity threshold, and transmitting a second subframe type in the unlicensed spectrum during a next active transmission when the past transmission activity is lesser than the activity threshold, the second subframe type comprising a more robust subframe type than the first subframe type.
Qualcomm Incoporated

Method and maximizing network capacity of cell sites in a wireless network

A method, computer-readable storage device and an apparatus for maximizing the capacity of a wireless network across a geographical area are disclosed. For example, the method monitors the wireless network and gathering network information and user endpoint device information for a geographical area comprising a plurality of cells of the wireless network, processes, for each cell, the network information and the user endpoint device information that is gathered and generating a cell specific traffic pattern, determines whether the capacity is below a threshold, and increases the capacity of the geographical area in accordance with the network information and the user endpoint device information that is processed for each cell, and the cell specific traffic pattern that is generated for each cell, when the capacity is below the threshold..
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

A barrier-free access to wireless network

The present invention relates to a method for barrier-free access to wireless network. This method comprises the following steps: in the various wireless device to be accessed, a separate pre shared key (v-psk) corresponding to their mac address is set, and the above mac address, the separate pre shared key (v-psk) and their corresponding relationship are saved in the access point device; in the process of the handshaking between the wireless device and the access point device, both the wireless device and the access point device use the said separate pre shared key v-psk to calculate a check value, and judge whether the two check values are same to confirm to allow access or reject access..
Beijing Geek-geek Technology Co., Ltd.

Method for authorization in a wireless vehicle network

A method for authorization in a wireless vehicle network is disclosed. In particular, the method is for authorizing communication between a mobile communications unit and a vehicle-based communications unit assigned to a control unit in a vehicle, wherein there is an unauthorized connection between the mobile communications unit and the vehicle-based communications unit.
Wabco Gmbh

Wireless server access control system and method

A wireless server access control system comprising a wireless server generating a local wireless communications network, the wireless server having a processor and a plurality of redundant data memory devices. A first wireless device coupled to the wireless server through the local wireless communications network.
Myth Innovations, Inc.

Triggering a usage of a service of a mobile packet core network

A method is provided for using a service of a mobile packet core network in a communication system comprising a mobile device, a node, a mobile packet core network and a wireless radio access network. The mobile device accesses the mobile packet core network via the wireless radio access network.
Vodafone Gmbh

Data collection device having dynamic access to multiple wireless networks

There is set forth herein a method of providing network connectivity. The method can include introducing a new communication device within a communication range of a portable data collection device, the new communication device comprising a dynamic access module enabling the new communication device to receive data packets from the portable data collection device and route payload data of the data packets to an access point.
Hand Held Products, Inc.

Automatic network tethering for authorized personal devices

One embodiment provides a method, including: connecting, using a network communication device of a mobile device, to a communication network; detecting, using a short range wireless communication device of the mobile device, one or more known devices; determining, using a processor of the mobile device, that the one or more known devices are authorized to connect to the communication network through the mobile device; sending, using the short range wireless communication device, control data for accessing the communication network to the one or more known devices; and communicating, using the network communication device of the mobile device, data for the one or more known devices via the communication network. Other aspects are described and claimed..
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Wireless network management and online signup of services

A wireless access point receives configuration information assigned to a particular service provider. The configuration information includes information indicating a wireless network identifier (such as a network name or ssid value) assigned to the service provider.
Time Warner Cable Enterprises Llc

Apparatus, system and discovering a wireless communication device

Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, systems and/or methods of discovering a wireless communication device. For example, a first wireless device may include a radio to communicate over a wireless communication medium according to a discovery scheme including a plurality of contention-based discovery windows (dws), the radio to communicate with a second wireless device a discovery frame during a first discovery process, the discovery frame including an indication of one or more selected dws of the plurality of dws; and a controller to switch the first wireless device between a power save state and an active state, the controller to switch the first wireless device to operate in the active state in the one or more selected discovery windows to discover the second wireless device during a second discovery process, subsequent to the first discovery process..
Intel Ip Corporation

D2d communication for emtc design considerations

Certain aspects of the present disclosure provide methods for wireless communications by a base station and a user equipment in a network. An exemplary method generally includes performing a discovery procedure to identify one or more devices through which the ue may indirectly communicate with a base station in the network and deciding based on one or more criteria whether to communicate with the base station directly or to communicate with the base station indirectly via a device identified by the discovery procedure.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Customizing wireless emergency alert messages using network analytics

A method, computer-readable medium, and apparatus for broadcasting a wireless emergency alert message are disclosed. For example, a method may include a processor receiving a request to broadcast a wireless emergency alert message, determining an anticipated increase in a network usage in response to broadcasting the wireless emergency alert message, determining that a capacity of the network will not be exceeded with the anticipated increase in the network usage, and broadcasting the wireless alert message in an alert area.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Media messaging methods, systems, and devices

A wireless communications system that allows a mobile phone, tablet or personal computer user the ability to initiate the sending of a text message or email whereby the sender is able to include photographs, graphs, pie charts and the like within the flow of the actual word by word texting or email writing process, without depending on the traditional necessary step to “attach” the photograph.. .
Phoji, Llc

Safe handling of text messages

For a safe handling of text messages (mest) received by a communication device (cd) owned by a user, an application server (as) receives a request (req) from the communication device (cd), the request containing an identifier (idcd) of the communication device and presence data (datp) indicating that the communication device is associated with a service entity (se) via a wireless session, the service entity (se) being a vehicle, receives a text message (mest) having the user as recipient, and sends a message (mesc) to a network server (ns), the message (mesc) including at least a part of the content of the text message (mest), the network server (ns) generating a voice message (mesv) from the content of the message (mesc) and providing the voice message (mesv) via an audio call to the communication device (cd).. .
Alcatel Lucent

Apparatus, system and communicating in a data link group

Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, systems and/or methods of communicating traffic to a plurality of wireless devices. For example, an apparatus may include logic and circuitry configured to cause a neighbor awareness networking (nan) device to communicate one or more discovery messages during at least one discovery window (dw) of a nan cluster including the nan device; and communicate data within a data link group after the dw, the data link group including the nan device and one or more nan devices of the nan cluster..
Intel Ip Corporation

Electronic identification, location tracking, communication & notification system with beacon clustering

A system and method for identifying a customer's location at a business and provide notification to a company representative upon arrival of the customer at the business location. Real-time location determinations for the customer and customer location tracking can be provided.
Collateral Oportunities, Llc

Method, device, and system for collecting and reporting minimally necessary real-time personal context

A wireless computing device collects and reports minimally necessary real-time personal context of a user. During a first period of time, collecting and storing one or more first personal context information elements associated with the user but not reporting them via wireless transmission.
Motorola Solutions, Inc

Generation and use of a user equipment location distribution in a wireless communication network

Methods, apparatuses, and systems are described related to generating and using a user equipment (ue) location distribution in a wireless communication network. In embodiments, an evolved node b (enb) may determine an angle of arrival (aoa) and a timing advance (tadv) for individual ues of a plurality of ues that are in a connected mode with the enb.
Intel Ip Corporation

Utilizing mobile wireless devices to analyze movement of crowds

According to the techniques presented herein, location data from signals transmitted by a plurality of mobile wireless devices in a wireless network are obtained. For each mobile wireless device, location data time points are aggregated to generate a plurality of routines or paths of movement for each mobile wireless device within a predefined space.
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Wireless communications capable power distribution unit and techniques for communicating therewith

Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communication between a pdu and one or more devices within a limited communications range are described. A power distribution unit may be provided with a wireless communications module that may operate to communicate with user devices within a relatively close proximity.
Server Technology, Inc.

Method and system for broadband near-field communication utilizing full spectrum capture (fsc) supporting screen and application sharing

A wireless communication device (wcd) establishes an ad-hoc communication link with a second wcd within operating range. A replica of at least a portion of a display of the first wcd may be shared with the second wcd utilizing wireless broadband signals that are communicated via the established one or more ad-hoc communication links.
Maxlinear, Inc.

Method and improving low-cost mtc (machine-type communication) devices in a wireless communication system

A method and apparatus are disclosed for improving low-cost mtc (machine-type communication) devices in a wireless communication system. The method includes broadcasting, in a system information, a first information used for cell re-selection.
Innovative Sonic Corporation

System and device-to-device communication with evolved machine type communication

A method, an apparatus, and a computer-readable medium for wireless communication are provided. In an exemplary embodiment, the apparatus can receive a packet at a uu protocol stack of a first user equipment (ue), the packet intended for a base station.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method and maintaining user settings for over-the-air upgrades

A method and apparatus for performing a software upgrade are disclosed. The method determines a plurality of mobile endpoint devices affected by a wireless network access software upgrade, and schedules a deployment of the wireless network access software upgrade.
At&t Mobility Ii Llc

Wireless receiver

The receiver includes a plurality of receiving circuits respectively corresponding to the plurality of antennas outputs a received signal strength as a detection voltage received by each of the antennas, an indicator that displays the received signal strength by the number of lighting segments, a lookup table in which a correspondence relation between a value of the detection voltage and the number of lighting segments of the indicator is set for each of the receiving circuits, and a display unit that refers to the lookup table based on the value of the detection voltage output from the plurality of receiving circuits and displays a level signal based on the number of lighting segments of the indicator set in the lookup table.. .

Wireless receiver

A wireless receiver, which receives a radio wave (rf) signal from a wireless microphone, demodulates an audio signal, and displays an rf reception state proportional to strength of a received signal on an indicator, includes a first frequency conversion(fc) unit generating a first if signal based on the received rf signal; a second fc unit generating a second if signal based on the first if signal; a first received rf strength measuring unit detecting a first level signal from the first if signal generated by the first fc unit; a second received rf strength measuring unit detecting a second level signal from the second if signal generated by the second fc unit; and a synthesizing unit synthesizing the first level signal detected by the first received rf strength measuring unit and the second level signal detected by the second received rf strength measuring unit, and outputs a synthesized level signal.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Audio-technica

3d sound field using bilateral earpieces system and method

A set of wireless earpieces includes a left wireless earpiece comprising an earpiece housing sized and shaped to fit into an external auditory canal of a user, a speaker disposed within the earpiece and positioned to transduce audio towards a tympanic membrane associated with the external auditory canal of the user, a right wireless earpiece comprising an earpiece housing sized and shaped to fit into an external auditory canal of a user, a speaker disposed within the earpiece and positioned to transduce audio towards a tympanic membrane associated with the external auditory canal of the user, and wherein the left earpiece and the right earpiece are adapted to process sound in order to alter perception of the sound to match a pre-determined point of view for the user.. .
Bragi Gmbh

Audio system having multiple personal wireless audio receivers

A wireless audio transmitter system includes a base transmitter unit and one or more portable receiver units. The base unit receives input from an audio source and transmits one or more corresponding signals to one or more of the portable receiver units simultaneously.
Ekko Audio, Llc

Enhanced biometric control systems for detection of emergency events system and method

A system, method and personal area network for communicating utilizing a wireless earpiece. The wireless earpiece is linked with a communications device.
Bragi Gmbh

Personal area network devices system and method

A system, method and personal area network for communicating utilizing wireless earpieces. The wireless earpieces are linked with smart glasses.
Bragi Gmbh

Multi-point multiple sensor array for data sensing and processing system and method

A method for enhancing sensor measurements includes performing measurements utilizing sensors of wireless earpieces, analyzing the measurements to determine statistical confidence in the measurements, and determining whether the measurements are accurate utilizing the statistical confidence. The measurements may be biometric measurements of a user utilizing the wireless earpieces.
Bragi Gmbh

Navigation device wirelessly coupled with auxiliary camera unit

Techniques are provided for implementing a camera display system with selective activation of one or more associated auxiliary camera units by a navigation device in wireless communication with the auxiliary camera units. The navigation device selectively activates auxiliary camera units when video data from the auxiliary camera unit is to be displayed on the navigation device.
Garmin Switzerland Gmbh

Smart home-care security device

A smart home-care security device includes a security device that includes a master control board and installed for home use. The master control board is electrically connected with an image-taking module that recognizes a target body, a communication module connectable with multiple electrical appliances, and a detection module, and a reminder module for indicating and reminding.

Function performing apparatus

A function performing apparatus may include a first wireless interface and a controller. The controller may include a setting information memory configured to store setting information indicating a selected result selected by a user among a first setting and a second setting, the first setting indicating that target data is to be sent to an external apparatus via the first wireless interface, and the second setting indicating that the target data is not sent to the external apparatus.
Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Redirecting billing in radio network

The present disclosure relates to a method in a network node (1) of a communication network (5). The method comprises determining from signalling with a cellular ran (4) and/or a wireless transceiver (3) that a radio device (2) is within range (6) of the wireless transceiver, said radio device being connected to the communication network over the cellular ran.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Distributed network data usage metering across authorized personal devices

One embodiment provides a method, including: establishing, using a wireless wide area network (wwan) device of an electronic device, a wwan connection; communicating, using the wwan device, data over the wwan connection; tethering, using the wwan device and a wireless local area network (wlan) device of the electronic device, another user device; communicating, using a processor of the electronic device, data according to the tethering; and determining, using a processor of the electronic device, a separate data usage value for data communicated over the wwan for the another user device. Other aspects are described and claimed..
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Methods for placing a video telephony call for non-ims 4g subscriptions

Aspects of the present disclosure provide an apparatus and techniques for wireless communication by a user equipment (ue), such as placing a video telephony (vt) call when a user equipment (ue) is camped on a non-internet protocol multimedia subsystem (ims) network, such as a non-ims long term evolution (lte) network. The ue may be in a coverage area of a first radio access technology (rat) supported by a first standard, and in a coverage area of a second rat supported by a second standard.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Wireless sound equipment

A wireless sound equipment including a band having elasticity, a housing provided at both ends of the band, the housing having a receiver holder formed in one end, a receiver coupled/decoupled to/from the receiver holder, a printed circuit board provided in the housing, a rotary member provided in the housing and an audio cable having one end connected to the rotary member and the other end connected to the receiver is provided. The rotary member includes an audio substrate connected to the printed circuit board and having a circular connecting terminal and an audio brush connected to the one end of the audio cable to transmit a signal transmitted from the printed circuit board to the audio cable while moving over the circular connecting terminal of the printed circuit board..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Enabling data communication between an implantable medical device and a patient management system

Embodiments of the invention provide methods, systems, and devices for enabling data communication between an imd and a host computer. In one embodiment, a device is provided that comprises a frequency and protocol agile transceiver capable of communicating with an imd via a first communications link and with a host computer via a second wireless communications link, wherein the first wireless communication link is configured for substantially shorter communication range than the second wireless communication link.
Cardiac Pacemakers, Inc.

Method and device for external operation of a device

A method for external use of a device having a wireless communication interface by a program of a mobile device. External use is possible only when a key device serving as an authentication token communicates with the program.
Volkswagen Ag

X2 protocol programmability

A gateway for x2 interface communication is disclosed, comprising: an x2 internal interface for communicating with, and coupled to, a first and a second radio access network (ran); an x2 language processing module for receiving messages from the first ran according to a first x2 protocol and mapping the received messages to a second x2 protocol for transmission to the second ran; and an x2 external interface for communicating with, and coupled to, a gateway in a wireless telecommunications core network. The gateway may further comprise a database for storing a plurality of rules for performing mapping at the x2 language processing module, and a state machine for maintaining state of one of the first ran or the second ran, and an interpreter for executing executable code received as part of the received messages and altering the state machine based on the executed executable code, and a regular expression pattern matcher for identifying patterns in the received messages that are present in the first x2 protocol but not present in the second x2 protocol..
Parallel Wireless, Inc.

Data transfer between wireless devices

A wireless transmit/receive unit (wtru) may detect, with bluetooth, devices in proximity to the wtru. The wtru may send a message to transfer selected multi-media to a selected device.
Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

Congestion induced video scaling

Access nodes and methods adjust a bit rate of a data stream in a communication network. The access nodes and methods have a packet inspection unit configured to inspect one or more of the data packets to determine that the data stream includes video data.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

A reporting data from a wireless device to a network node of a communication network

A method executable in a wireless device, comprising a mbms client and a non-mbms client, for reporting qoe from the wireless device to a second network node of a wireless network, is suggested. The method comprise: receiving, from a first network node, a message indicating that qoe reporting from the mbms client shall be coordinated with qoe reporting from the non-mbms client; determining, by the mbms client, whether or not the mbms client is to establish coordinated qoe reports to the second network node; coordinating, between the mbms client and the non-mbms client, a coordinated qoe reporting configuration, at least partly on the basis of the result of said determining; determining, by the non-mbms client, on the basis of content of said configuration, whether or not the non-mbms client is to establish coordinated qoe reports to the second network node, and transmitting any established, coordinated qoe report to the second network node..
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Real-time video delivery for connected home applications

Concepts and technologies disclosed herein are directed to real-time video delivery for connected home (“ch”) applications. According to one aspect of the concepts and technologies, a ch controller (“chc”) can receive a request for delivery of a video stream captured by a ch video camera to a user device.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Method for providing wireless application privilege management

A method for providing an administration policy to a user device comprising a plurality of applications, the method comprising centrally generating the administration policy to be implemented in the user device, the administration policy comprising at least one of an application administration policy to be used by at least one of the plurality of applications and a client administration policy for the user device; and providing the generated policy to the user device.. .
Blackberry Limited

Method circuits devices systems and functionally associated computer executable code for detecting and mitigating denial of service attack directed on or through a radio access network

Disclosed are methods, circuits, systems and functionally associated computer executable code for systems and functionally associated computer executable code for detecting and mitigating a denial of service attack on or through a radio access network. According to some embodiments, there may be provided a radio access network with one or more radio access points to wirelessly engage in communication with one or more wireless communication devices, a malicious packet detector (mpd) communicatively coupled to one or more radio access points and configured to detect one or more malicious packets transmitted to said radio access network by the one or more wireless communication devices, and a controller functionally associated with the mpd and configured to alter network operation so as to mitigate malicious packet flow from the one or more malicious packet transmitting wireless communication devices..
Saguna Networks Ltd.

Accurate detection of rogue wireless access points

A computer-implemented method is provided for a management entity to detect where a rogue access point is connected to the network infrastructure. The management entity receives from a wireless network controller an indication of an unauthorized frame wirelessly intercepted by an authorized access point.
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Wearable device authentication

A wearable device is used to authenticate a user into a user account at a user device of the user. In particular, the wearable device may include a sensor configured to detect a body chemistry of the user.
Paypal, Inc.

System and low energy double authentication between mobile device and server nodes

Disclosed are systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for bluetooth low energy (ble) double authentication between a mobile device and server nodes. A system using ble authentication can receive at a mobile device, an identifier of a dongle attached to a server that enables wireless communication and can establish a wireless low energy connection with the dongle without paring.
Quanta Computer Inc.

Application server for dynamic edge router functionality in cellular networks

An application server coupleable to a wireless communication system that comprises multiple wireless remote communication units is described. The application server comprises: a memory operably configured to store internet protocol (ip) addresses for the multiple wireless remote communication units, wherein at least one wireless remote communication unit is assigned multiple ip addresses; a processor, operably coupled to the memory, and configured to select one ip address from the multiple ip addresses based on the different data types of communication that the at least one wireless remote communication unit wishes to support; and a transmitter configured to instruct the at least one wireless remote communication unit to use the selected one ip address..
Virtuosys Limited

Apparatuses and methods for propagating data packets in a wireless mesh network

A wireless communication device serving as an edge node is provided. The wireless communication device includes a wireless transceiver and a controller.
Mediatek Inc.

Identifying potential data transfer interruption at wireless client device

Methods, systems, and computer readable media may be operable to facilitate the output of an alert to a client device informing a user of a potential disruption to a data transfer at a client device. An access point may monitor the data rate of a data transfer session with a station, determine a minimum data transfer rate threshold for the data transfer session, and output an alert to the station when the data rate of the transfer session drops below the minimum data transfer rate threshold.
Arris Enterprises, Inc.

Detection and management of error conditions for wirelessly delivered multimedia content

Methods, systems, and computer readable media can be operable to facilitate the identification of multimedia content playback errors at a client device. Methods, systems, and computer readable media described herein are operable to monitor for packet loss and underflow conditions at a client device, alert instances of packet loss and/or underflow conditions, and initiate troubleshooting of problems in the delivery of content from an access point to the client device.
Arris Enterprises, Inc.

Systems and methods for real time or near real time wireless communications between electronic devices

Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and devices using an improved wireless communications component that allows for real time or near-real time data sampling reporting between devices using modified wireless communications protocols (e.g., bluetooth®, wi-fi), and real time or near-real time behavior adjustments by a first device based on the data samples received from a second device. Embodiments disclosed herein comprise devices, such as receivers and transmitters, having communications components that may communicate data samples, such as power values, in real time or near-real time, thereby allowing a first device (e.g., transmitter) to adjust in real time or near-real time operational behavior of the first device's hardware or software (e.g., adjust power waves) based upon the data samples (e.g., power values) received from a second device (e.g., receiver)..
Energous Corporation

Dynamic wireless communications network with a plurality of aerial drones

A system and method for establishing a dynamic wireless communication network with a plurality of autonomous aerial vehicles, such as drones. The drones can dynamically change the size and availability of the communication network, and work with an existing communication network, such as cellular telecommunications or internet protocol networks.
T-mobile Usa, Inc.

Wireless gigabit-enabled device configuration

A wireless high frequency directed communication-enabled device configured to determine a relative direction of a wireless high frequency directed communication-enabled station (e.g., dock or access point), and when in extended desktop mode and without user intervention, is configured with the relative direction of the wireless high frequency directed communication-enabled station. Also, the wireless high frequency directed communication-enabled device determines a relative direction for a wireless high frequency directed communication-enabled station, and is configured to display a direction and/or transmission quality for the wireless high frequency directed communication-enabled station..
Intel Ip Corporation

Method for configuring transmission opportunity section in wireless access system supporting unlicensed band, and device for supporting same

The present invention relates to a wireless access system supporting an unlicensed band, and provides a method for configuring a transmission opportunity (txop) section, and devices for supporting the same. The method for configuring a transmission opportunity (txop) section in a wireless access system supporting carrier aggregation (ca) with an unlicensed band, in one embodiment of the present invention, comprises the steps of: receiving, by a terminal, txop start information for indicating the start of the txop section; receiving orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (ofdm) symbol position information for indicating an ofdm symbol starting data transmission and reception in the txop section; and transmitting and receiving the data in a subframe (sf) of an s cell indicated by the txop start information on the basis of the ofdm symbol position information..
Lg Electronics Inc.

System for media distribution and rendering on spatially extended wireless networks

A system for media distribution and rendering over a spatially extended wireless network, comprising a plurality of media rendering devices configured as nodes in a spatially extended wireless network. The media rendering devices dynamically establish a hierarchical arrangement wherein a first media rendering device acts as a root node of the hierarchical arrangement.
Blackfire Research Corporation

Method and device for supporting 256qam in wireless access system

The present invention relates to a wireless access system, and relates to methods for supporting a 256 quadrature amplitude modulation (qam) modulation mode and devices for supporting the same. In one embodiment of the present invention, the method for supporting a 256qam in a wireless access system can comprise the steps of: performing, by a terminal, a serving cell adding step of adding a serving cell; receiving, by the terminal, an upper layer signal including a 256qam indicator for indicating whether a 256qam is supported in the serving cell; and transmitting and receiving, by the terminal, data by using a first table or a second table according to the 256qam indicator.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Improved carrier frequency offset estimation using precoded non-fixed pilot signals

In an embodiment a method in an access point of a wireless is disclosed. The wireless network comprises the access point and a plurality of terminals.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

High-precision blind carrier synchronization methods for lte sc-fdma uplink

Methods and systems are described for frequency domain correction, time domain correction, and combinations thereof. Each long term evolution (lte) uplink residual frequency offset can be determined with less than 1 part per billion accuracy simultaneously and used for frequency offset correction.
Phasorlab, Inc.

Method of embedding auxiliary information into legacy physical layer preamble

A method for transmitting a legacy physical layer preamble of a frame that is to a wireless communication device, including: determining auxiliary information to be embedded into the legacy physical layer preamble; embedding the auxiliary information into at least one of a reserved field and a signal tail field of the legacy physical layer preamble; and transmitting the legacy physical layer preamble containing the auxiliary information to the wireless communication device.. .
Mediatek Inc.

Wireless backhaul

In the subject system, a receiver includes a feed forward circuit, a phase recovery circuit, and a feedback circuit. The feed forward circuit compensates for near reflections and provides an input to the phase recovery circuit and the feedback circuit.
Maxlinear Asia Singapore Private Limited

Pa cell, pa module, wireless communication unit, rf transmitter architecture and method therefor

A power amplifier cell includes a first input arranged to receive an in-phase control signal, a second input arranged to receive a quadrature control signal, an input stage arranged to output a drive signal based at least partly on the received in-phase and quadrature control signals, and an output stage arranged to receive at an input thereof the drive signal output by the input stage, and to generate an output signal for the power amplifier cell in response to the received drive signal.. .
Mediatek Pte Ltd.

Wireless communications device and control wireless communications device

A wireless communications device is constituted from a control station and a slave station that perform encryption communication using an encryption key and changes the encryption key in a predetermined procedure, during a call, and the device includes a controller that operates in such a manner that audio is reduced, if the procedure in which the encryption key is changed is not correctly executed, in a case where a change of the encryption key is made.. .
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Method for transmitting control information and same

A method for transmitting uplink control information by a user equipment (ue) in a wireless communication system using time division duplex (tdd), the ue being configured with a first component carrier (cc) and a second cc having different uplink-downlink configurations, the method comprising: determining hybrid automatic repeat request acknowledgement (harq-ack) information for the first cc based on min (m1, w); determining harq-ack information for the second cc based on min (m2, w); and transmitting bit information corresponding to the harq-ack information for the first and second ccs through a physical uplink shared channel (pusch) in an uplink subframe, wherein min (a, b) represents a smallest number from a and b, w represents an uplink downlink assignment index (ul dai) value indicated by an uplink grant for the pusch, m1 represents a number of downlink subframes corresponding to the uplink subframe on the first cc, and m2 represents a number of downlink subframes corresponding to the uplink subframe on the second cc.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Flexible time division duplexing (tdd) subframe structure with latency reduction

Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communication are described. A wireless device may identify an uplink/downlink (ul/dl) configuration that defines subframe configuration options for each subframe of a frame.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method for determining validity signal in wireless communication system supporting usage change of radio resource, and apparatus therefor

The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for receiving, in a wireless communication system supporting carrier aggregation and usage change of a radio resource, a signal of a terminal which does not support simultaneous reception and transmission of aggregated cells. Specifically, the method comprises the steps of: receiving downlink control information for a secondary cell on a specific radio resource corresponding to a special subframe of a primary cell and a downlink subframe of the secondary cell; and determining validity of the downlink control information according to an uplink-downlink setting of the primary cell, wherein the downlink control information is determined to be invalid if the primary cell is in non-fallback mode, and determined to be valid if the primary cell is a time division duplex (tdd) uplink-downlink setting according to fallback mode and the secondary cell is cross-carrier scheduled according to the primary cell..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Virtual gateway for a connected device

A virtual gateway software application may comprise a graphical user interface, and be configured to receive immediate command instructions for local connected devices from each of: a user, via the graphical user interface; a remote server on the internet; and a physical network bridge of at least one of the connected devices via a wireless lan or a short-range communication protocol. The application may relay the immediate command instructions to one or more of the connected devices via the wireless lan or the short-range communication protocol while the device on which the application resides is within the particular building environment.
Unifythings, Inc.

Method and transmitting feedback frame in wireless local area network system

Provides are a method and an apparatus for transmitting a feedback frame in a wireless local area network (wlan) system. Specifically, a station (sta) receives, from an access point (ap), a null data packet announcement (ndpa) frame indicating transmission of a null data packet (ndp).
Lg Electronics Inc.

Terminal device, and buffer partitioning method

Provided is a terminal device with which deterioration in hybrid automatic repeat request (harq) retransmission performance can be inhibited by continuing a downlink (dl) harq process for dl data before and after changing the uplink link-dl configuration. In this device, a decoder stores, in a retransmission buffer, dl data transmitted from a base station, and decodes the dl data, and a wireless transmitter transmits a response signal generated using a dl-data-error detection result.
Sun Patent Trust

Apparatus and handling the configuration of bundle sizes in communications involving the transmission and/or reception of more than one bundle in a transmission and/or reception attempt

A method in a wireless network node for handling the configuration of bundle sizes in communications involving the transmission and/or reception of more than one bundle in a transmission and/or reception attempt, comprises the step of initiating the use of a first bundle size for communicating with a wireless device during an initial transmission and/or an initial reception, the first bundle size comprising a first number of repetitions. The method comprises initiating the use of at least a second bundle size for communicating with the wireless device during at least one retransmission and/or subsequent reception associated, respectively, with the initial transmission and/or initial reception, wherein the at least second bundle size comprises a smaller number of repetitions compared to the first bundle size..
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Detecting format of data

A method for detecting a format of data in a wireless local area network and a device using the same are provided. The device receives a physical layer protocol data unit (ppdu) that includes a first field and a second field.
Techflux, Ltd.

Modulation and coding scheme codes

This disclosure describes methods, apparatus, and systems related to a modulation and coding scheme (mcs) system. The device may determine a wireless communications channel with a first device in accordance with a wireless communications standard.

Method and base station for transmitting reference signals, and method and user equipment for receiving reference signals

A method and apparatus for multiplexing reference signals in a predetermined number of code division multiplexing (cdm) groups to balance power across orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (ofdm) symbols are disclosed. In a wireless communication system, orthogonal sequences used for spreading the reference signals are allocated such that the order of orthogonal sequences allocated to a subcarrier of one cdm group has a predetermined offset with respect to the order of orthogonal sequences allocated to a subcarrier of another cdm group, adjacent to the subcarrier of the one cdm group..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and broadcasting vehicle message

A vehicle message broadcasting method includes determining whether a transmission power set for broadcasting a message by a communication device using a first wireless communication scheme is to be adjusted, the first wireless communication scheme being used to transmit a safety message (sm), broadcasting a safety message (sm) using the first wireless communication scheme with a transmission power based on a result of the determining, broadcasting at least one additional message including information included in the sm and/or information related to the sm using a second wireless communication scheme having a wider coverage than a coverage of the first wireless communication scheme.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Device and time division duplex and frequency duplex carrier aggregation in wireless communication system

The present invention is for supporting carrier aggregation (ca) using multiple carriers in a wireless communication system and provides a terminal operation method comprising the steps of receiving downlink signals via downlink frequency division duplex (fdd)-time division duplex (tdd) carrier aggregation (ca) using a first carrier operated in an fdd mode and a second carrier operated in a tdd mode and transmitting, via the first carrier, uplink signals corresponding to the downlink signals received via the first and second carriers. The present invention also includes embodiments other than the aforementioned embodiment..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and system for a mesh network of satellite reception assemblies

A satellite reception assembly that provides satellite television and/or radio service to a customer premises may comprise a wireless interface via which it can communicate with other satellite reception assemblies. Wireless connections between satellite reception assemblies may be utilized for providing satellite content between different satellite customer premises.
Maxlinear, Inc.

Extending wireless signal coverage with drones

Example methods, apparatus, systems and articles of manufacture (e.g., physical storage media) to extend wireless signal coverage with drones are disclosed. Example methods disclosed herein to extend wireless signal coverage include determining whether a status of a wireless communication link being received at a first device from a second device meets a trigger condition.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Channel quality measurement method in multiple antenna wireless communication system and device for same

The present invention relates to a method and device for measuring channel quality by a base station having a two-dimensional active antenna system including multiple antennas. Particularly, the method comprises: receiving channel state information (csi) generated on the basis of a first reference signal relating to a part of multiple antennas, from a terminal; selecting a precoding and a rank based on a precoding matrix indicator (pmi) and a rank indicator (ri) of the received csi; generating a port by applying the selected precoding and the selected rank; through the generated port, transmitting, to the terminal, a physical downlink shared channel (pdsch) and a demodulation-reference signal (dm-rs) configured for the terminal; and receiving, from the terminal, a channel quality indication (cqi) feedback for reducing a mismatch for the cqi of the csi, wherein the cqi feedback may be generated based on the dm-rs..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Wireless communication device

According to one embodiment, a wireless communication device includes a transmitter configured to multiplex and transmit a plurality of first frames; a receiver configured to receive a plurality of second frames that represent acknowledgement responses to the plurality of first frames and are multiplexed and transmitted; and controlling circuitry. The first information necessary for transmission of the plurality of second frames is set in the plurality of first frames.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Method and system for beam alignment on directional wireless links

Embodiments of a system and method for simultaneous high-speed multi-user beam tracking in a wireless network are generally described herein. A transmitting station (sta) may be configured to support directional wireless links with multiple receiving stas in a high-mobility millimeter-wave (mm wave) wireless network.
Intel Corporation

Mu-mimo for powersave devices

A method and an apparatus pertaining to improved multi-user multiple-input and multiple-output (mu-mimo) communications and power saving for a set of wireless communication devices may involve transmitting a beacon frame to the set of wireless communication devices, with the beacon frame indicating a group identifier associated with a group of wireless communication devices of the set of wireless communication devices, where one or more wireless communication device associated with group is/are in powersave. An announcement frame may also be transmitted to the set of wireless communication devices, with the announcement frame indicating buffered packet to one or more wireless communication devices of the group of wireless communication devices associated with the group identifier.
Mediatek Singapore Pte. Ltd.

Method for implementing an uplink mu-mimo protocol for data transmission from wireless user stations to a base station

A method for implementing an uplink mu-mimo protocol comprising: transmitting a sounding announcement from a base station to a plurality of wireless user stations; receiving, at the base station, a respective sounding signal from two or more of the wireless user stations; determining the duration of a period by which each wireless user station from which a sounding signal has been received should offset its data transmission relative to the other wireless user stations from which a sounding signal has been received; sending control announcement information to each wireless user station from which a sounding signal has been received, the control announcement information including a spatial transmission scheme and timing correction information defining the period for which those user stations are to offset their data transmission from one another; receiving data from the wireless user stations; and processing the received data using the timing correction information and spatial transmission scheme.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Method and magnetic field alignment in wireless power charging system and primary pad used therein

A magnetic field alignment method includes: transmitting a first signal through a first antenna and a second signal through a second antenna, wherein each of the first signal and the second signal includes an antenna identifier, and the first antenna and the second antenna are antennas used for a smart key (smk) system installed in an electric vehicle (ev); receiving a response signal in response to the first signal and the second signal from a transponder in a location corresponding to a primary coil of the wireless charging system; and estimating a position of the primary coil based on a received signal strength of the first signal and a received signal strength of the second signal, which are included in the received response signal.. .
Hyundai Motor Company

Method to wirelessly transfer electricity between cellular phones

Over the last few decades there has been major innovation in devices that use electricity (cell phones, computers, tablets, televisions), however, there has been little innovation in the mobility and accessibility of electricity itself on the small scale. At the moment, electricity is generally non-transferable on a personal level—if two individuals had cellphones, one at 100% and another at 0%, they could not share the available power between them.

Wall-mounted interactive sensing and audio-visual node devices for networked living and work spaces

Described herein are networked (smart) living and work spaces, including a variety of different wireless nodes that may be distributed, inlcuing wall-mounted and/or retrofitted over existing electrical outlets and light switches, for proiding data streams to a digital hub or master controller. For example, described herein are wall-mounted, interactive sensing and audio-visual node device for a networked living/working space..

A wireless terminal and data receiving and transmitting methods thereof

A wireless terminal and data receiving and transmitting methods thereof are described. When the wireless terminal receives data, an antenna is used for receiving receipt signals from an uplink band and a downlink band, allowing mixed signals to enter a duplexer.
Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.

Wireless receiver

A wireless receiver includes an rssi generation circuit that obtains rssi output corresponding to a carrier strength level of a received rf signal; a lookup table from which a threshold value corresponding to temperature information from a temperature sensor is read based on the temperature information; a comparison circuit that generates comparison output when the rssi output is below the threshold value read from the lookup table, in which the threshold value is one input, and the rssi output from the rssi generation circuit is the other input; and a muting circuit that closes a signal line of an audio signal demodulated from the rf signal, and cuts off output of the audio signal, based on the comparison output from the comparison circuit. The above configuration enables the wireless receiver to eliminate fluctuation of a reception reaching distance relative to temperature change, and ensure stable mute operation..
Kabushiki Kaisha Audio-technica

Wireless receiver

A wireless receiver includes an rf muting circuit that opens and closes a signal line of a demodulated signal according to a received carrier strength level, a noise muting circuit that opens and closes the signal line according to a noise level in the modulated signal, and an rf attenuation circuit that attenuates a rf signal handled in a rf amplifier circuit, and additionally includes a reception mode switching circuit which can simultaneously select at least any two values from those comprising one of a plurality of predetermined threshold values of the rf muting circuit, one of a plurality of predetermined threshold values of the noise muting circuit and one of a plurality of predetermined amount of attenuation of the rf attenuation circuits. This configuration allows to provide a wireless receiver having a stable reception characteristics without sound interruption or interferences in a multi-wave operation of wireless microphones..
Kabushiki Kaisha Audio-technica

Wireless communications device and wireless signal processing method

A wireless communication device including: a mixer configured to generate two mixed signal in a lower frequency band than a frequency of a local signal and two mixed signals in a higher frequency band than the frequency of the local signal by mixing the local signal with two intermediate frequency signals, and a filter configured to pass one of the two mixed signal in the lower frequency band and one of the two mixed signal in the higher frequency band.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Phase and amplitude detection in wireless energy transfer systems

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for detecting characteristics of an input signal. One aspect includes a first finite input response (fir) filter, a second fir filter, and a controller coupled with the first and second fir filters.
Witricity Corporation





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