|| List of recent Wireless-related patents
| Multiple-use wireless network|
In embodiments of the present disclosure improved capabilities are described for a dual-use wireless network where the network may be used concurrently by the general public and by a managing agency (e.g., government or other agencies), but limited as deemed necessary in times of access restriction as determined by the managing agency, where network access may be denied to users/entities whose priority value is lower than the minimum allowed priority value set by the managing agency, or is not one of a set of allowed high priority access values or classes set by the managing agency.. .
| Method and apparatus for electronic device access|
A method on an electronic device for a wireless network is described. Unique ids, detectable by the electronic device, are scanned over a period of time.
| Virtual key ring|
A virtual key ring is disclosed. A graphical representation of a key ring or keychain having a plurality of keys is displayed on a computing device, and a pre-determined gesture input from a user indicative of an interaction with the key ring or chain, or one of the keys is received.
| Blocking/unblocking algorithms for signaling optimization in a wireless network for traffic utilizing proprietary and non-proprietary protocols|
According to one aspect, the subject matter described herein includes a method for signaling optimization in a wireless network utilizing proprietary and non-proprietary protocols. A first session is established between an application on a mobile device and a local proxy on the mobile device, a second session is established between the local proxy and a proxy server not located on the mobile device, and a third session is established between the proxy server and a content server.
| Extending connectivity in multimedia presentation device|
An extended connectivity apparatus provides multimedia data from a multimedia source device to a multimedia presentation device. An electrical connector mechanically couples to a connector of the multimedia presentation device to provide a communication path to the multimedia presentation device.
| Current device location advertisement distribution|
In embodiments of current device location advertisement distribution, a mobile network operator receives media content from a content service and can then communicate the media content to a client device via a wireless distribution point. A device location service determines that a current location of the client device is not within a geographic region associated with the client device, and updates the current location of the client device from location data that identifies the current location of the client device.
| Mobile terminal and method of controlling the mobile terminal|
A mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to perform wireless communication; a display unit configured to display a first screen layer including first screen information; and a controller configured to display a second screen layer including second screen information such that at least part of the first and second screen layers overlap, and activate one of the first and second screen layers for receiving a touch input.. .
| Method and system for operating display device|
A method and a system for operating a display device are provided. In a handheld electric device, a picture displayed in the display device is shown by a transparent touch panel, and a touch signal is received by the transparent touch panel for obtaining a corresponding touch data, moreover, the touch data is transmitted to the display device by a wireless communication unit of the handheld electric device.
| On-chip integrated processing and power generation|
A self-powered processing device comprises both a processing device and a power generator that are physically, electrically, and thermally coupled to one another. The power generator can be a fuel cell that can be manufactured from materials that can also support processing circuitry, such as silicon-based materials.
| Method for the encryption of data|
To improve known encryption methods for communication in non-secured wireless networks, the invention proposes using an active key for encryption, in each instance, and sending along a new key in the messages, in each instance, which key, after it has been received completely, becomes the key used, and, once again, another new key is exchanged. This allows dynamic encryption, which allows an interception-proof connection, starting from a secure initial exchange of keys, for example..
| Method and system for secured communication of control information in a wireless network environment|
A method and system for securely communicating control information in a wireless network environment is provided. When a transmitting station has to transmit control information to a receiving station, the transmitting station determines whether the control information belongs to first type or second type.
| Method and apparatus for controlling content shared between devices in wireless communication system|
Methods and apparatuses are provided for sharing contents with a sink device in a wireless communication system. A first set of information is received from at least one sink device.
| Determining location of hardware components in a cloud computing environment based on hardware components self-locating other hardware components|
A method, system and computer program product for managing hardware components in a cloud computing environment. Each hardware component in a data center of the cloud computing environment detects and identifies other hardware components within a communication range of the hardware component using a wireless protocol.
| Information processing apparatus and recording medium|
An information processing apparatus includes plural network interfaces, a specifying unit, a setting unit, and an assigning unit. The plural network interfaces include a first network interface for connection of the apparatus to a network, and a second network interface for direct wireless connection of another device to the apparatus.
| Method for the wireless transmission of data between wireless devices compatible with multiple operating systems allowing a user to share data and links to web-based files in an ad hoc peer to peer(s) fashion.|
A method for ad hoc sharing of data in a wireless transmission fashion including, but not limited to, links to web-based files, between wireless devices compatible with multiple operating system platforms. The method includes at least the following steps: a user with the application or program on their wireless device initiates a promiscuous transmission mode and transmits computer data compatible with multiple mobile device operating systems.
| Wifi display compatible network gateway|
The invention relates to a method and a device for interconnection in a network gateway comprising a first wireless communication interface and a second interface adapted to the implementation of content sharing operations using an interoperability protocol, the method comprising steps of transmission, by the first interface, of at least one information element aiming to enable the gateway to be detected by a remote equipment as being compatible with a function for reproduction using a wireless communication interface, of reception of data frames defined in a link layer of a wireless network protocol, the data frames comprising an item of audiovisual content and being received from a second remote device connected to the first interface by means of a wireless connection and of transmission of the content received at said second interface to a reproduction device.. .
| Mobile application traffic optimization|
A system with distributed proxy for reducing traffic to satisfy data requests made in a wireless network is provided. The system includes a mobile device having a local proxy for intercepting a data request made via the mobile device and a proxy server coupled to the mobile device and a content server to which the data request is directed.
| Proximity operations for electronic file views|
The sharing of a file view between a computing device and another computing device in proximity is provided. A communication session may be established with the other computing device, utilizing short range wireless communication, upon the other computing device being physically proximate to the computing device.
| Vehicle group monitoring|
A solution for managing vehicles both individually and as a group of associated vehicles is provided. A vehicle node can be located on each vehicle in the group and obtain and process data from a plurality of sensors also located on the vehicle.
| Determining location of hardware components in a cloud computing environment based on hardware components self-locating other hardware components|
A method, system and computer program product for managing hardware components in a cloud computing environment. Each hardware component in a data center of the cloud computing environment detects and identifies other hardware components within a communication range of the hardware component using a wireless protocol.
| Mma glove incorporating a tightly secured wireless impact processing circuit|
An improved mixed martial art (“mma”) glove includes an impact sensing circuit board that holds a microcontroller, a three-axis accelerometer, a wireless interface chip, and is coupled to an impact sensing circuit. The circuit board is securely mounted to the wrist portion of the improved mma glove by one or more sewing holes..
| Mobile wireless communications device having digital wallet with multi-mode user card and related methods|
A mobile wireless communications device may include a housing, a wireless transceiver carried by the housing, a memory carried by the housing, a display carried by the housing, and a processor carried by the housing. The processor may be configured to implement a digital wallet including a multi-mode user card having first and second user interface modes, and selectively change the multi-mode user card from the first user interface mode to the second user interface mode based upon a current location, a current time, or a determined event.
| Communication system with digital wallet having blank user card and related methods|
A mobile wireless communications device may communicate with a terminal including a first nfc device, the terminal being capable of receiving data from a provisioning server. The mobile wireless communications device may include a housing, a wireless transceiver carried by the housing, a second nfc device carried by the housing, a memory carried by the housing, a display carried by the housing, and a processor carried by the housing and coupled to the wireless transceiver, the second nfc device, the memory, and the display.
| Information outputting apparatus, information outputting system, server apparatus, information outputting method, program for information outputting apparatus and program for server apparatus|
An electronic shelf label t comprises a display 5 that displays a price and the like, a transmission/reception unit 1 that receives a customer id for identifying a customer from a terminal apparatus p carried by the customer by wireless communication, a recording unit 2 that associates time data indicating time when the customer id is received with the received customer id and records the time data and the customer id as customer/time data 21, and a transmission/reception unit 4 that associates the recorded customer/time data 21 with a sale item id 20 and transmits the customer/time data 21 and the sale item id 20 to the server apparatus sv.. .
| Services advertisement in a wireless mesh|
A computing environment containing a mesh network that is adapted to provide a reliable transport mechanism over which services may be delivered. Nodes of the mesh can automatically select routable addresses without conflicts, which allows nodes of the mesh to be accessed, even as the mesh changes through the addition or deletion of nodes.
| Quality control management system|
The present invention relates to systems and methods for providing quality review of products and services using computer implemented technology. A wireless mobile device can be used to access information regarding products and services and enables the user to provide quality review data regarding those products and services.
| Voice recognition enhancement|
A voice recognition enhancement method for wireless telephonic communication devices includes providing an input voice audio source, enhancing the voice audio input in one or more of harmonic and dynamic ranges and outputting the voice enhanced audio. The voice recognition enhancement method is suitable for use of wireless telephony devices, such as cellular phones.
| Voic call enhancement|
A voice call enhancement method for wireless telephonic communication devices includes providing an input voice audio source, enhancing the voice audio input in multiple harmonic and dynamic ranges and outputting the voice enhanced audio. The voice call enhancement method is suitable for use of wireless telephony devices, such as cellular phones.
| Simulator tool for physical exercise device|
A method, apparatus, and computer program for simulating a sensor device are disclosed. According to an embodiment, the method comprises: executing a simulator program capable of simulating operation of a plurality of exercise sensor devices; selecting a subset of the plurality of exercise sensor devices for simulation, said subset comprising simulated at least one exercise sensor device; establishing a wireless communication link with a counterpart apparatus of a user according to a communication protocol supported by the simulated at least one exercise sensor device; generating measurement data representing measurement data generated by said simulated at least one exercise sensor device; and testing compatibility between the simulated at least one exercise sensor device and the counterpart apparatus by outputting a parameter dependent on the generated measurement data to the display screen for display and to the counterpart apparatus over the communication link in a data structure used by the simulated at least one exercise sensor device..
| Method and an apparatus for indirect measurement of fluid in a container and communication thereof|
A fluid intake monitoring system comprises a sensor band and a mobile device. The sensor band is configured for selective attachment to a fluid container and includes a microprocessor, an accelerometer, and an rf transceiver.
| Transportation routing|
A computer-implemented method of providing personalized route information involves gathering a plurality of past location indicators over time for a wireless client device, determining a future driving objective using the plurality of previously-gathered location indicators, obtaining real-time traffic data for an area proximate to the determined driving objective, and generating a suggested route for the driving objective using the near real-time traffic data.. .
| Bicycle system utilizing wireless technology and method of using the same|
A bicycle with one or more brake lights, brake levers configured to activate integral pressure switches upon depression wherein said integral pressure switches are configured to trigger a ble transmitter to send a ble signal to one or more ble receivers in communication with the one or more brake lights thereby actuating the same. The brake light can be mounted on the bicycle seat or seat post or can be integrated into a helmet design or retrofitted to an existing helmet.
| Remote vehicle start system with advance dynamic scheduling system|
A system and method is described for a vehicle remote starter with an advanced dynamic scheduling system. The system and method utilizes a cellular telephone, interfacing with standard scheduling software, and capable of communicating with the internet to gather real time data and communicating through a wireless telecommunication network with a vehicle to send vehicle remote start and other commands; an electronic scheduling system utilized within or accessible by the cellular telephone; a cellular telephone based and/or vehicle based gps location module for determining the location of the vehicle and the cellular telephone at any particular point in time; a set of coded instructions that actively queries the internet for real time data and that queries the electronic scheduling system to determine the time and location of a scheduled meeting, evaluating various vehicle operational parameters, the distance of the cellular phone from a vehicle, various environmental parameters, the distance from a vehicle to meeting location, the travel time required to timely travel and attend the scheduled meeting, and either prompting the user to actively send a remote start command signal to the vehicle or automatically sending the remote start command signal..
| W5rs: anlinx & milinx & zilinx - the 23less green technology for fsoc of scalable ipindow of iphome & scalable smart window of smart home with wire/wireless/solar/battery communication, power supplies & conversions|
For scalable ipindow of iphome & scalable smart window of smart home, the wireless window 5r system w5rs is constituted of smart multimedia window, smart electrochromic window and smart solar window, etc. The smart solar window harvests solar energy to be electric energy to provide power to smart multimedia window and smart electrochromic window, etc.
| Methods and systems for irrigation control|
A wireless system is provided for monitoring environmental, soil, or climate conditions and/or controlling irrigation or climate control systems at an agricultural or landscape site. In some embodiments, the wireless system includes at least one wireless nodes for monitoring environmental, soil, or climate conditions and/or for controlling one or more irrigation or climate control systems at the site.
| Hardscape torch|
Systems, methods, and articles of manufacture are provided for one or more hardscape torches that can be safely and conveniently operated as well provide ambience and lighting to any setting. Certain embodiments of the present invention provide extra functionality to such a hardscape torch, for example, so that any such torch can be controlled or utilized remotely or through home automation or similar systems (e.g., via timers, sensors, wireless interfaces, and/or programmable settings)..
| Basketball shot-tracking system|
A basketball shot-tracking system comprising a wrist tracker, a net tracker, and a shot-tracking mobile application. The wrist tracker is worn on the wrist or arm of a basketball player and the net tracker is attached to the net of the basketball hoop.
| Antenna buffer layer for an electromagnetic control unit|
A unit for wirelessly transmitting power to an implant unit configured to be located in a subject's body is provided. The unit may include a flexible carrier including an adhesive backing configured for attaching the unit to skin of the subject, an antenna associated with the flexible carrier, the antenna being configured to wirelessly transmit power to the implant unit in response to a signal applied to the antenna, and a buffer layer disposed on the flexible carrier at a position to be between the antenna and the skin of the subject when the carrier is attached to the skin of the subject, the buffer layer being configured to establish an air gap between the skin of the subject and the antenna..
| Dynamic modification of modulation throughout a therapy period|
A device for controlling operation of a nerve-modulating implant unit from a location external to the body of the subject is provided. The device may include a flexible substrate configured for removable attachment to a subject's skin, a primary antenna disposed on the flexible substrate, and at least one processing device.
| Residual signal feedback-based control of an implant|
A wireless feedback device for monitoring an implant unit configured for location in a body of a subject is provided. The device may include a flexible substrate configured for removable attachment to the subject's skin, a primary antenna disposed on the flexible substrate, an interface configured to receive from the primary antenna a feedback signal based on wireless interaction with a secondary antenna associated with an implant unit configured to be located in the body of the subject, and at least one processing device.
| Method and apparatus for stimulative electrotherapy|
An electrical apparatus includes a battery, a circuit adapted to generate a periodic signal, and a wireless radio transceiver. The electrical apparatus further includes a control circuit adapted to set a characteristic of the periodic signal.
| Wireless interstitial fluid pressure sensor|
An implantable pressure sensor arrangement is disclosed. The arrangement includes a substrate, a coil positioned on the substrate, a flexible membrane positioned proximate to the coil and configured to be moveable with respect to the coil, thereby forming a fluid chamber, fluidly sealed from outside of the implantable pressure sensor arrangement, a porous membrane positioned on the flexible membrane and configured to transfer pressure from outside of the implantable pressure sensor arrangement onto the flexible membrane wherein a differential pressure is generated on the two sides of the flexible membrane thereby causing the flexible membrane to deflect towards and away from the coil, and an electrode coupled to the flexible membrane..
| Devices and methods for measuring blood pressure|
A portable blood pressure monitoring device capable of wirelessly interacting with a secondary device, such as a cell phone, to measure blood pressure of a patient wherein the device is configurable to fold into a low profile storage configuration. The blood pressure monitoring device includes a cuff for wrapping around the limb of a subject the cuff further having a an inflatable bladder formed integrally therein, wherein the cuff is substantially rectangular in shape having a first surface, a second surface, a first end, a second end, and two sides, and a securement mechanism; one or more tubes positioned within the cuff in communication with the inflatable bladder; an exhaust valve; a displayless housing connected to one of a first end and a second end of the cuff wherein the housing includes one or more of a controller, a memory, a pump, a power supply, and a motor; and a transmitter for wirelessly transmitting blood pressure data to a second device..
| Apparatus and method for monitoring situations dangerous to the human body|
Provided are an apparatus and a method for monitoring a dangerous situation of a human body. The dangerous situation such as the apnea or suffocation of the human body is determined based on variations in one of a cardiac impulse amplitude signal and a respiration amplitude signal of the human body and is transmitted to a wired or wireless terminal, thereby monitoring the dangerous situation of the human body in a sleep state..
| Distributed extravasation detecton system|
A system and method enhance clinical effectiveness for monitoring for a change in a level of fluid in tissue by using a device attached to a body portion that wirelessly reports to a remote apparatus or receiver a current received power level for indications of extravasation or infiltration. Adjusting an activation rate of fluid detection, reporting or both extends service life of the device..
| System and method for voice control of medical devices|
A diagnostic system includes a plurality of semiconductor diodes, a multiplexer, and one or more waveguide structures to form an output beam. A lens system communicates some of the output beam onto a part of a user's body comprising blood to perform a measurement.
| Inductively powered remotely adjustable gastric banding system|
A power management system provides wireless power to operate components of a remotely adjustable gastric banding system. The power management system comprises an external power component transmitting power, and an implantable power management component receiving power and converting the power for use in powering one or more components of the remotely adjustable gastric banding system, such as a pump.
| System to facilitate communication with casino employees and players and to log data related to employee work|
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a method for dispatching a person to a location in a casino to respond to a request for service at the location. A listing of persons who may be dispatched to various locations is stored on in a database.
| Power efficient sensor accessory management through sensor subsystem|
Application instructions for a sub-system processing unit are received through an application programming interface (api). The application instructions control a sub-system processing unit to process wireless messages directed to a main processing unit.
| Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof|
A mobile terminal and controlling method thereof are disclosed. The present invention includes a wireless communication unit configured to perform a wireless communication, a touchscreen having a front output unit exposed from a front side of the touchscreen and at least one lateral output unit exposed from a lateral side of the touchscreen, and a controller, if an event occurs, controlling an object to be displayed on the lateral output unit to notify that the event occurs, the controller controls a detailed information on the event to be displayed through at least one of the front output unit and the lateral output unit in response to a input to the lateral output unit.
| Dynamic power management scheme in wireless networks based on power over ethernet (poe)|
A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for managing power of a connection point in a wireless communication system are provided. A connection point may discover a mobile node, send to a gateway a request to increase an amount of power that the connection point can consume to service the discovered mobile node, and receive from the gateway a response related to the request to increase the amount of power.
| Systems and methods for improving the quality of millimeter-wave communication|
Various embodiments of a millimeter-wave wireless point-to-point or point-to-multipoint communication network in which the different atmospheric absorption rates of different millimeter-wave frequencies are utilized to improve communication performance of the entire system. The network comprises one or more communication systems operating at a millimeter-wave frequency, in which each system is comprised of at least one or more point-to-point or point-to-multipoint radio transceivers.
| Enhanced multi-media messaging services that permit oversized messages|
A multimedia messaging service (mms) subsystem may include a user interface configured to allow a user to formulate an mms message for delivery to a designated phone number; an oversized mms message detection subsystem configured to detect when the formulated mms message exceeds an allowable size limit; and an oversized mms message management subsystem configured to divide an oversized mms message into smaller mms messages that are each within the allowable size limit and to cause each smaller mms message to be delivered to the designated phone number/address. The mms subsystem may be part of a wireless mobile communication device.
| Method and apparatus of paging|
Systems and methods for optimizing paging are disclosed. In one embodiment, a data structure with at least one entry mapping at least one identifier representing a candidate wireless device node to at least one identifier representing a candidate paging base station node whereat the candidate wireless device node has some likelihood of being successfully paged by the candidate base station.
| Method for reconstructing the map of an environment surrounding a wireless device and wireless device implementing such method|
A method for reconstructing the map of an environment (20) surrounding a wireless device (100), the environment (20) being equipped with one or more radio frequency tags (1) set in a number dependent on the level of detail to be obtained in the reconstruction, the method including the steps of: receiving identification and localization data of the one or more radio frequency tags (1) over a wireless connection by at least one wireless receiver (3) of the wireless device (100); storing the identification and localization data of the one or more radio frequency tags (1) into a filing and/or storage component (5,6) by a processor (2) of the wireless device (100); and providing on an output component (7) of the wireless device (100) at least one map of the environment (20) built on the basis of the identification and localization data of the radio frequency tags (1).. .
| Transmitter position integrity checking|
The subject matter disclosed herein relates to determining whether a reported position of a wireless transmitter is sufficiently accurate in accordance with an accuracy metric based at least in part on a calculated range between an estimated position of a mobile station and the reported position and also based at least in part on one or more measurements taken from one or more signals transmitted by the wireless transmitter.. .
| Locator beacon and radar application for mobile device|
A locator beacon, method and system for identifying a first-in-line device, including: a first antenna configured to send a first signal; a second antenna configured to send a second signal and spaced apart from the first antenna such that a delta value between a first received signal strength indicator (rssi) value of the first signal and a second rssi value of the second signal measured at a predefined location, is within a range of values; a receiver for receiving wireless signals configured to receive an authentication signal from a mobile device adapted to measure the first and second rssi values, the authentication signal including authentication data related to the measured rssi values; and a processing unit, configured to determine whether the mobile device is the first-in-line device based on whether a delta value between the first rssi value and the second rssi value is within a predefined value range.. .
| Area watcher for wireless network|
Dynamic and current information is provided regarding a wireless device's entry into or exit from a geographically defined “watched” area. An area watcher application monitors preconfigured wireless devices entry/exit into preconfigured watched areas.
| Method for limited positioning-based reporting in wireless communication system and apparatus therefor|
Provided is a method for reporting by a terminal in a wireless communication system. The method comprises: receiving positioning-limiting information from a network; and determining whether to allow positioning on the basis of the positioning limiting information.
| Method for reporting in wireless communication system and apparatus therefor|
Provided is a method for reporting by a terminal in a wireless communication system. The method comprises: acquiring measurement results; starting to acquire location information related to the measurement results; determining whether measurement results satisfy reporting conditions; starting a delay timer; and if the location information is acquired before the delay timer expires, transmitting a reporting message comprising the measurement results and the acquired location information via a network..
| Reduced power location determinations for detecting geo-fences|
Various different areas of interest are identified, these areas being geographic areas that are also referred to as geo-fences. Whether a computing device is in a geo-fence can be determined based on the location of the geo-fence and the location of the computing device.
| Method for reducing inter-cell interference in cooperative multi-cell wireless communication system, and apparatus for same|
The present invention relates to a method for reducing inter-cell interference in a wireless communication system and to an apparatus for same. More specifically, a method for reducing the inter-cell interference between serving cells in the cooperative multi-cell wireless communication system comprises the steps of: receiving from an adjacent cell interference information on a specific wireless resource region; and reducing interference with respect to the specific wireless resource region based on the interference information, wherein the specific wireless resource region is a wireless resource region that the serving cell uses by changing the purpose of a wireless resource..
| Method and apparatus for controlling interference in wireless communication system|
A method and an apparatus for controlling interference in a wireless communication system are provided. The method for controlling interference by a base station (bs) in a wireless communication system includes receiving an interfering cell signal transmitted by an interfering cell located adjacent to the bs, acquiring interference information based on the received interfering cell signal, and transmitting the acquired interference information to a user equipment (ue).
| Method and apparatus for controlling interference coordination between cells|
A method and a base station serving a first cell of a cellular network, for controlling interference coordination with at least one neighbouring cell. The base station obtains transaction related information pertaining to a forthcoming data transaction involving at least one wireless terminal in the first cell, and estimates a transaction magnitude (tm) for said data transaction, based on the obtained transaction related information.
| Device-to-device discovery|
A wireless access network node assigns different base sequences to respective user equipments (ues) to use for discovery beacon signals for device-to-device (d2d) discovery.. .
| Method and apparatus for supporting csg service in wireless communication system|
A method and apparatus for supporting a closed subscriber group (csg) service is provided. A user equipment determines whether a neighbor cell is a csg member cell for which a csg whitelist includes a csg identity of the neighbor cell and plmn identities of the neighbor cell.
| Method and apparatus for indicating handover in wireless communication system including mobile relay node|
A method and apparatus for indicating a handover in a wireless communication system is provided. A mobile relay node (rn) receives an indication which indicates that there is no enb supporting relay within neighbor cells from a donor enodeb (cnb) serving the mobile relay node, and transmits a handover command message to user equipments (ues)..
| Optimization system for distributed antenna system|
A mobile testing system for optimizing wireless coverage in a distributed antenna system is disclosed. In some aspects, the mobile testing system includes a measurement receiver that can determine signal levels for a respective signals communicated via the distributed antenna system.
| Method and apparatus for concurrent communication with multiple wireless communication systems of different radio access technologies|
A wireless device supporting concurrent communication with multiple wireless systems of different radio access technologies (rats) are disclosed. In an exemplary design, an apparatus includes first and second receivers supporting concurrent signal reception from wireless systems of different rats.
| System and method for remote control of appliances utilizing mobile location-based applications|
A system and method are provided for using location information associated with wireless devices. The system includes a wireless device, a location system, and a feature server.
| Handle for handheld terminal|
A handle for a handheld terminal includes a first interface module, a first key module, a first power supply module, and a base handle module. The handle couples with the handheld terminal.
| Proximity application discovery and provisioning|
Methods, non-transitory processor-readable storage media, systems, and devices for provisioning devices associated with wireless identity transmitters. An embodiment method performed by a proximity broadcast receiver may include operations for receiving a broadcast message including a secure identifier from a wireless identity transmitter, transmitting to a central server a sighting message that includes the secure identifier and an identity of the proximity broadcast receiver, receiving from the central server a return message that includes identification information related to the received broadcast message and that is authorized to be distributed to the proximity broadcast receiver based on data stored on the central server, and provisioning a device associated with the received broadcast message based on the identification information from the received return message.
| Communication control apparatus, mobile station, and communication control method|
A communication control apparatus includes a communication quality determining unit, a rank value calculating unit, and a download control unit. The communication quality determining unit acquires wireless communication qualities of a plurality of mobile stations.
| Method for performing function in call mode and portable electronic device for implementing the method|
A method and electronic device are disclosed for performing a particular function in a call mode in response to inputs received from a rotating part of a camera. The electronic device includes a wireless communication unit for a call, and a camera having a rotating part.
| Providing enhanced wireline services|
Novel tools and techniques that provide enhanced wireline services at one or more known wireline locations. In some cases, these tools and techniques involve determining that a subscriber is at one or more of the known wireline locations based on a detected location of the subscriber's wireless device (e.g., wireless phone, portable computer, etc.).
| Apparatus and method pertaining to the obtainment and use of call information|
An apparatus, such as a portable communication device, has a wireless transceiver configured to conduct voice calls, a close-proximity reader (such as, but not limited to, a near-field communications (nfc) reader), and a control circuit that operably couples to the wireless transceiver and the close-proximity reader. The control circuit uses the close-proximity reader to obtain call information from another device and uses the wireless transceiver to initiate a call using the call information to thereby permit joining, or establishing, a conference call with three or more access points..
| Method and electronic device for wireless communication|
A method and an electronic device for wireless communication are provided. The method is executed by a first electronic device and includes the following steps: sending a notification of an incoming phone call to a second electronic device, receiving a response to the notification from the second electronic device, and starting the incoming phone call and transmitting a conversation of the incoming phone call between the first electronic device and a wireless headset when the response indicates the incoming phone call is accepted..
| Exchanging identifiers between wireless communication to determine further information to be exchanged or further services to be provided|
A server exchanges information between one or more wireless devices to complete a transaction. The server receives second device identifier information from a first wireless device using a wide area network.
| System and method for monitoring and maintaining a wireless device|
A system is disclosed in which a wireless device is monitored and maintained over a network. One embodiment of the system comprises a wireless device including: a service to maintain data objects, provide messaging capability, and provide data access capability on behalf of a user of the wireless device; and a rules engine communicatively coupled to the service to execute a set of rules transmitted to the wireless device from a server, the set of rules to instruct the rules engine to gather information related to the wireless device and to take action on the wireless device based on the gathered information..
| Mobile device inactive mode and inactive mode verification|
A mobile device, comprising: a processor; and a memory including instructions that when executed by the processor cause it to perform the steps of: receiving a user selection to automatically enter an inactive mode in response to an action within the mobile device indicating the device is being used in a moving vehicle; receiving a communication from a wireless communication module; if the mobile device is not in inactive mode, providing a notification to the user that a communication has been received; if the mobile device is in inactive mode, transmitting an away message via the wireless module.. .
| Multi-mode,wearable, wireless microphone|
A microphone assembly that captures audio/voice recordings and wirelessly transmits them to different desired network destinations based on an operating mode specified by the user. The microphone assembly may comprise a non-graphical-display user interface tap detection circuit, through which a user of the microphone assembly controls operation of the microphone assembly.
| System and method for wlan roaming traffic authentication|
A system and method for recognising traffic generated from an authenticated a device roaming in a wireless local area network and related aspects are provided. An authentication server is arranged to authorise communications traffic originating from a wireless access point to use a roaming service, the traffic comprising an nat translated ip address.
| Management of access to service in an access point|
System(s) and method(s) are provided to configure access rights to wireless resources and telecommunication service(s) supplied through a set of access points (aps). Access to wireless resources is authorized by access attributes in access control list(s) (acl(s)) while a profile of service attributes linked to the acl(s) regulate provision of telecommunication service(s).
| Systems and methods for exchanging data related to unconsumed cellular time|
A data exchange system for facilitating the purchase of cellular or wireless phone minutes and/or blocks of cellular time is provided. Potential cellular time and data buyers and sellers may access the exchange system via the internet and submit offers and or pricing requests to such a system.
| Text message generation for emergency services as a backup to voice communications|
A mobile device may detect when a calling party dials an emergency service to request emergency assistance. Following input of the dialed digits, the device may automatically generate a text message in addition to initiating a voice call, both of which may be transmitted over a wireless data network.
| System for initiating an emergency communication using a wireless peripheral of a mobile computing device|
A system for initiating an emergency communication using a commercially available off-the-self (cots) wireless peripheral of a mobile computing device (10).. .
| Method of handling radio resource control connection establishment during reception of public warning system message in wireless communication system and communication device thereof|
A method of handling radio resource control (rrc) connection establishment during reception of a public warning system (pws) message for a user equipment of a wireless communication system includes starting to receive the pws message; determining to initiate an rrc connection establishment procedure for initiating a high priority packet-switched (ps) service during the reception of the pws message broadcast by system information or a cell broadcast service (cbs); and determining not to initiate an rrc connection establishment procedure for initiating a ps service other than the high priority ps service during the reception of the pws message broadcast by the system information or the cbs.. .
| Disable of supplementary service on emergency in ims network|
Methods and systems for disabling supplementary services that interfere with callback from a public safety answering point are described. In one embodiment, a method is performed by a system operating in a home network domain of a wireless network.
| Apparatus and mobile communications terminal for sharing wireless lan antenna|
There is provided an apparatus for sharing a wireless lan antenna, including: a switch connecting a signal input terminal to one of a first path, a second path and a third path; a first communications processing unit synthesizing a data signal received in a preset first communications scheme a data signal via the first path and separating a data signal to be transmitted to transmit a part of the data signal in the first communications scheme and the other part of the data signal to the second-path; a second communications processing unit transmitting a data signal via the third path in a preset second communications scheme during the receiving operation and transmitting the received data signal in the second communications scheme to the third path during the transmitting operation; a wireless lan communications unit transmitting/receiving a wireless lan signal to/from the first path or the first communications processing unit.. .
| Wireless sensor base station with coexistence of multiple homogeneous radios|
Techniques are disclosed for reducing interference, in a network device, among multiple radio circuits operating in a same or similar frequency band and in close physical proximity. In some embodiments, a network device includes a first and a second wireless network circuit.
| Multiband antenna apparatus|
Disclosed is a multiband antenna apparatus. According to one embodiment of the present invention, a multiband antenna apparatus includes: an antenna radiator connected to each of a feeder pad and a ground pad on a non-ground surface of a mainboard of a wireless communication device and including a first radiator for transmitting and receiving a first frequency band and a second radiator for transmitting and receiving a second frequency band; a frequency adjusting element formed on the non-grounded surface and interconnecting the ground pad and the ground of the mainboard; and a switch unit that is formed on the non-ground surface and electrically disconnects or opens the ground pad and the ground of the mainboard in accordance with an input switching control signal.
| Methods and apparatus for antenna tuning|
Systems and techniques for management of an antenna tuning frequency range. Frequency coverage needed for an antenna used in a portable communications device in a wireless communication network is determined based on communication protocols being used, with an active tuner being connected to a passively tuned antenna when a different frequency range is called for and with the active tuner being effectively isolated when only the range provided by the passively tuned antenna is needed to reduce the risk of rf mixing or intermodulation..
| Methods and apparatus for testing electronic devices with antenna arrays|
A wireless electronic device may be provided with antenna structures. The antenna structures may be formed from an antenna ground and an array of antenna resonating elements formed along its periphery.
| Apparatus and method for measuring and reporting redundant wireless connectivity over time|
A method includes identifying an amount of time that a wireless device has or does not have redundant connectivity in a wireless network during a specified time period. The method also includes identifying a redundant wireless connection availability of the wireless device during the specified time period.
| Auto-discovery and auto-configuration of media devices|
Embodiments of the present application relate generally to electrical and electronic hardware, computer software, wired and wireless network communications, wearable, hand held, and portable computing devices for facilitating communication of information. Disclosed are wireless media devices that automatically discover and automatically configure themselves to communicate with and seamlessly operate with one or more wireless devices.
| Determining proximity for devices interacting with media devices|
Embodiments relate generally to electrical and electronic hardware, computer software, wired and wireless network communications, and portable and wearable media devices. Media devices may include rf transceivers and proximity sensors for detecting a user, another wireless device, or both that are positioned in proximity of the media device and take one or more actions upon detecting proximity.
| Methods and apparatus for lost connection handling|
A computer-implemented method, executable by a vehicle computing system (vcs), includes determining that a connection between a wireless device and a vcs has been lost. The method further includes determining if a driver is present in the vehicle, upon a lost link detection.
| Connecting wireless devices|
The present invention provides a method and system for connecting wireless devices by receiving from a user's wireless device an environmental sound of the environment where the user is located. The method also includes obtaining a list of other wireless devices that are in the same environment as the user, according to the environmental sound and sending the list of wireless devices to the user for the user to select from the list of wireless devices one or more wireless devices for connecting..
| System and method for facilitating short-range wireless communications between a mobile wireless device and an auxiliary system|
The present invention relates to a system and method for facilitating short-range wireless communications between a mobile wireless device and an auxiliary device. The wireless device includes a short-range transceiver for communicating with an auxiliary device; a signal module for providing a mode control signal; and, a control module for controllably shifting a short-range transceiver between a power saver mode and a search mode based on the mode control signal received from the signal module.
| Enhanced wireless handset, including direct handset-to-handset communication mode|
A wireless handset is provided with enhanced features and capabilities. The wireless handset may be embodied as a full-featured handset that is capable of operating either within a wireless network (such as a cellular or pcs network) or in a direct handset-to-handset communication mode that is independent of the wireless network.
| Vicinity-based undocking for a wireless docking application|
This disclosure describes wireless communication techniques, protocols, methods, and devices applicable to a docking system environment in which aspects of wireless docking may function using vicinity-based undocking techniques. In some examples, the techniques of this disclosure enable a wireless docking center to undock a wireless dockee in a situation where a wireless dockee moves out of the vicinity of a wireless docking center so as to prevent malicious users from using peripheral devices available through the wireless docking center to interact with the wireless dockee without the wireless dockee user's knowledge.
| Negative ion wireless accessory|
A negative ion wireless accessory. The negative ion wireless accessory includes an anion emitting ornament.
| Communicating wireless pairing information for pairing an electronic device to a host system|
During a pairing procedure between an electronic device and a host system, the host system may output audiovisual data that communicates wireless pairing information. The electronic device may detect the audiovisual data and determine the wireless pairing information by processing the audiovisual data that it detects.
| Wireless communication method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving frame through relay|
The present invention provides a wireless communication method used for transmitting and receiving a relay in a wireless local area network system. The wireless local area network system according to an embodiment of the present invention relates to a wireless communication method of setting a relay link through a relay and setting a transmission time point at which a data frame is transmitted in a source device by recognizing a propagation delay between devices, and the like when an operation mode of the set relay corresponds to a cooperating mode..
| Method and apparatus for a device to control transmissions of safety messages from other vehicles|
A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for wireless communication are provided. The apparatus receives a first bsm from a first wireless communication device, determines control information associated with the first bsm, and transmits the first bsm to at least a second wireless communication device based on the determined control information..