|| List of recent Wireless-related patents
|Method and system for locating a notebook computer|
A method for locating a notebook computer by sending a wake on wireless wan (wow) signal via a wireless network to the notebook computer to switch on the notebook computer; instructing the notebook computer to determine its own location using gps if the notebook computer lid is open.. .
Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.
|Subscriber identity module-based authentication of a wireless device and applications stored thereon|
An approach is provided for performing a device-level and/or an application-level security check of a device. In the device-level check, a device hash is generated based on a subscriber identity module identifier (sim id), a device identifier, the number of secured applications, and the names of the secured applications.
International Business Machines Corporation
|Efficient network layer for ipv6 protocol|
An electronic device may include a network interface that may enable the electronic device to wirelessly couple the electronic device to other electronic devices. The electronic device may also include a processor that may determine at least one data path to the other electronic devices using a routing information protocol—next generation (ripng) routing mechanism.
Nest Labs, Inc.
|Wireless authentication system and wireless authentication method|
A wireless authentication system includes an execution end device and a control end device. When the execution end device and the control end device receive an activation signal, the execution end device generates a time related random code, and transmits the time related random code to the control end device; and the control end device generates a comparison authentication code according to the time related random code, a fixed password and a variable password.
Userstar Information System Co., Ltd
|Access mode selection based on user equipment selected access network identity|
Access mode selection based on user equipment selected access network identity may be useful, for example, with respect to the authentication in third generation partnership project (3gpp) networks of subscribers attaching to a trusted wireless local area network (wlan) access network (twan). A method of access mode selection can include informing, in a request, an authentication server regarding at least one access mode for a user equipment.
Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy
|Access authentication for wireless local area network hotspot|
Disclosed are an access authentication method and device for a wlan hotspot. The method comprises: an access password of a wlan hotspot is updated according to a preset update time interval; and access for a wireless workstation which is accessing to the wlan hotspot through a soft ap is authenticated according to the updated access password.
|Remote wireless adapter|
Systems and methods are described for connecting a private network to the internet through a remote wireless adapter. According to one embodiment, a remote wireless adapter sets up a tunnel with a network security device through a local area network (lan) adapter of the remote wireless adapter and sets up a wide area network (wan) connection through a wireless modem which is connected to the wireless adapter.
|Security, fraud detection, and fraud mitigation in device-assisted services systems|
A device having: an application program that assists the device in accessing a data service over a wireless access network, an application credential associated with the application program, and a policy to be applied when the application program initiates or attempts to initiate communication over the wireless access network. The device also has one or more agents that detect an attempted installation of update software on the device, the update software purporting to be a modification, update, or replacement of the application program; obtain an update-software credential associated with the update software; obtain the application credential; allow the update software to be installed if the update-software credential matches the application credential; and interact with the application program to arrange a setting of the application program, the setting configured to assist in applying the policy when the application program initiates or attempts to initiate communication over the wireless access network..
Headwater Partners I Llc
|Method and device for controlling a video receiver|
A method and device for displaying an electronic program guide on a handheld device. The guide includes a plurality of tiles, each tile associated with a television program.
Rogers Communications Inc.
|Audience measurement systems, methods and apparatus|
Example method disclosed herein to determine source information for media presented by a media device include identifying successive media segments of the presented media from an audio signal received from the media device, respective media segments corresponding to respective durations of uninterrupted presentation of the media by the media device. Disclosed example methods also include identifying a first group of remote control commands detected wirelessly in a first time interval prior to a start of a first one of the media segments.
The Nielsen Company (us), Llc
Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof
A mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to provide wireless communication; a touchscreen; a memory; and a controller configured to display a clipboard including copied content on the touchscreen, receive a paste selection signal indicating a pasting of the copied content from the clipboard to another location on the touchscreen, determine a property of the other location of the touchscreen, and modify a type of the copied content to correspond to the determined property of the other location when the content is pasted to the other location.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.
Power management in a data-capable strapband
Embodiments of the invention relates generally to electrical and electronic hardware, computer software, wired and wireless network communications, and computing devices, and more specifically to structures and techniques for managing power generation, power consumption, and other power-related functions in a data-capable strapband. Embodiments relate to a band including sensors, a controller coupled to the sensors, an energy storage device, a connector configured to receive power and control signals, and a power manager.
Method and system for supporting wireless communications
A system for communicating with a portable electronic device includes an electronic control module including operative logic when implemented. The electronic control module is in communication with the portable electronic device using a generic attribute profile (gatt).
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc
Coordinated content distribution to multiple display receivers
Apparatus, computer-readable storage medium, and method associated with content transmission are described. In embodiments, a computing device may include one or more content encoders, configured to encode content, a communication module, and a content distribution and coordination engine (cdce).
Service denial and termination on a wireless network
A method and system are provided for denying an application service request, such as a multimedia messaging service (mms) request, on wireless and wireline internet protocol (ip) multimedia subsystem (ims) networks or session initiation protocol (sip) networks. In one example, the method includes receiving a request for an application service from a user via a transport network, determining to deny the request, and providing a response corresponding to the denial of the request to the user via the transport network..
Recovering from a failure to connect to a network that was remotely configured on a headless device
The disclosure relates to wireless communications. An aspect determines whether or not an attempt to connect to a local wireless network using a given network configuration failed, determines whether or not a previous attempt to connect to the local wireless network using the given network configuration was successful, and if the attempt to connect failed and the previous attempt was successful, switches between a state of retrying to connect to the local wireless network and a state of waiting to receive a new network configuration..
Qualcomm Connected Experiences, Inc.
Colour variant selection method using a mobile device
The invention relates to a method of selecting the most probable variant of a matching paint candidate colour standard for vehicle repair using a mobile device having a colour display and an input unit and which is capable of data exchange with a central computer via an at least partly wireless communication line, wherein verbal or symbolic characterizations describing visual differences between a selected candidate colour standard and identified variants are displayed on the display of the mobile device.. .
Akzo Nobel Coatings International B.v.
Selectively translating portions of electronic messages
A method, system and computer program product for instant message communication in a wireless and non-wireless environment. A message is sent from a mobile unit device over a wireless communication network.
Device and controlling dissemination of contents between peers having wireless communication capacities, depending on impatience reaction functions
A method is intended for controlling dissemination of content in a peer-to-peer mode between peers having wireless communication capacities. This method consists, each time a peer receives a content item it had requested and which is associated to a request counter, in creating at least one set of instructions intended for allowing replication of this content item by this peer, and in authorizing this peer to generate at most n replications of this content item for other peers it will meet and which does not possess it, where n is an integer value depending on the current value of this request counter and of an impatience reaction function which is representative of the mean time these peers are ready to wait for obtaining this content item..
System and modelling data
The disclosure generally describes computer-implemented methods, software, and systems for receiving and aggregating anonymized data reports about when prescribers provide wireless device applications to patients. The disclosure discusses ways of analyzing the data reports in combination with other electronic medical information to generate useful conclusions about scenarios in the health care process..
Ims Health Incorporated
Apparatus and wireless instant messaging
A wireless communication device declares one of a plurality of extended instant messaging states and transmits the declared states to a presence information server. Declared extended instant messaging states for destination devices are received, and an enhanced instant message based on declared extended instant messaging states is generated..
Payment card terminal for mobile phones
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for payment card terminals for mobile phones. In general, data characterizing a payment card and a settlement amount for a transaction may be received, where the data is user-generated input and is received at a mobile phone associated with a mobile phone number.
User terminal location based credit card authorization servers, systems, methods and computer program products
Credit card transaction servers, systems, methods and computer program products receive information concerning a prospective credit card transaction with one of multiple credit card issuers and obtain location information from multiple wireless network providers for wireless terminal(s) that are associated with a user of the credit card for the prospective credit card transaction. The locations of the credit card transaction terminal(s) and the locations of the wireless terminal(s) are correlated, and authorization information for the prospective credit card transaction is generated based upon this location correlation..
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
Money lending via a mobile device
This disclosure provides a method that allows a person to request money be deposited into his or her account via a request from a mobile device. The method includes receiving a monetary request associated with a person, wherein the monetary request includes a specified amount of money.
Sable And Wolf Limited
Patron service system and method
A method provides for using a wireless patron unit within a venue and within a vicinity of the venue. The method includes providing at least one patron with a wireless patron unit by either permitting the at least one patron to temporarily use a provided wireless patron unit that includes at least one venue specific application program, or by providing at least one venue specific application program to the at least one patron for downloading into a patron-owned wireless communication device that can be used during the at least one patron's visit to the venue.
Electronic wave payments
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for completing a transaction using a wireless mobile communication channel and another communication channel, particularly another communication channel that provides for near field radio channels (nfc), as well as other communication channels, such as bluetooth or wifi. The present invention also provides a method of completing a transaction in which a management server assists a transaction server and a point of sale terminal in forwarding transaction information to a hand-held mobile device, with the transaction having originated from the hand-held mobile device.
Electronic receipt system with social media link and related servers and methods
An electronic receipt system may include a point-of-sale (pos) terminal having a near field communication (nfc) device for communicating with a mobile wireless communications device during a transaction for purchasing at least one item, and a server. The server may be for receiving a user identifier transmitted from the mobile communication device via the nfc device, verifying an enrollment status of the user identifier, based upon results of the verifying, generating an electronic receipt associated with the transaction, and generating a social media network link feature in the electronic receipt and associated with the item, the social media network link feature for sharing the purchase of the item on a corresponding social media network..
Method for making orders without wired or wireless connection and without in person contact
An application for coding and decoding an order of product or service can be installed in a handheld device, such as a mobile phone or a tablet device, to help make an order with no need of talking with a clerk at the store. This application, after receiving the order, is able to convert the received order into a code, wherein the code may be a conventional bar code or a matrix bar code which is capable of storing more information.
Personal expression and advertising display for a vehicle
Disclosed is a device for digitally displaying personal effects on the exterior of a vehicle, including a display mounted on the exterior of a vehicle or visible from the exterior of a vehicle, a mobile controller including a storage device with personal effects of a user of the mobile controller, and a wireless packet-switched data connection on which the personal effects and at least one advertisement are received, and a short-range wireless communication mechanism, functionally associated with the display and the mobile controller, communicating the personal effects of the user and the at least one advertisement from the mobile controller to the display for display thereon, wherein the display exhibits personal effects of the user and the at least one advertisement based on input, the exhibiting based on user input or lack thereof received by way of an input mechanism of the mobile controller.. .
Mission component evaluation and response architecture
This document discusses, among other things, apparatus and methods for context-aware mission management. In an example, a system can include a processing center and a plurality of mobile devices.
Apparatus, method and article for providing to a user device information regarding availability of portable electrical energy storage devices at a portable electrical energy storage device collection, charging and distribution machine
A network of collection, charging and distribution machines collect, charge and distribute portable electrical energy storage devices (e.g., batteries, supercapacitors or ultracapacitors). Availability of charged portable electrical energy storage devices available at a collection, charging and distribution machine are communicated to or acquired by a mobile device of a user or a user's vehicle.
Dynamically updating a time interval of a gps
A seismic system includes a wireless sensor node. The wireless sensor node includes a global positioning system (gps) device to receive a gps time value at an interval; a temperature sensor to measure temperature; an oscillator to measure time; and a memory to store the gps time value, the temperature, and the oscillator time.
Intellectual Property Administration
Synchronized testing of multiple wireless devices
A plurality of wireless devices which communicate with at least one other device are simultaneously tested using a test regime which includes a plurality of tasks. At least one device synchronizes commencement of each task by all wireless devices.
Azimuth Systems, Inc.
Method and device for determining the speed and/or position of a vehicle
A method for determining the speed of a vehicle equipped with at least one surround sensor that determines environment data of the vehicle relative to at least one motionless object includes: receiving, by the vehicle, through wireless vehicle-to-environment communication with the at least one motionless object, a transmitted piece of information about the motionlessness of the motionless object; determining the relative motion of the vehicle with respect to the motionless object from the environment data of the vehicle relative to the motionless object; and determining the speed of the vehicle and/or the relative position of the vehicle with respect to the motionless object from the determined relative motion.. .
Continental Automotive Gmbh
Vehicle controller and vehicle control method
A vehicle controller has a brake operation detector that detects operation of a brake of a vehicle, a contact detector that detects contact of hands with a steering part of the vehicle, an authentication unit that makes wireless communication with a portable device having authentication information and authenticates the portable device, and a controller that controls power supply of the vehicle and driving of a prime mover of the vehicle. If the portable device has been successfully authenticated, the operation of the brake has been detected, and contact of the hands with at least two locations of the steering part has been detected for a specified period or more, the controller performs control to start power supply to a predetermined load of the vehicle and start the prime mover..
Omron Automotive Electronics Co., Ltd.
Intelligent bidirectional multifunctional carrier and integrated automation system for material distribution and transportation
An automation system for an in vitro diagnostics environment includes a plurality of intelligent carriers that include onboard processing and navigation capabilities. A central management controller can communicate wirelessly with the carriers to direct the carriers to carry a fluid sample to testing stations along a track within the automation system.
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.
Electrical stimulation system and control electrical stimulation system
Provided is an electrical system including an intelligent learning terminal to analyze biometric information associated with a user and calculate an intensity of electrical stimulation for the user based on a result of the analyzing, and at least one wireless electrical stimulator to provide electrical stimulation to the user based on the calculated intensity of electrical stimulation, wherein the intelligent learning terminal is connected to the at least one wireless electrical stimulator based on wired or wireless communication.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
Jawbone distraction system and a control method thereof capable controlling operation using a remote control
A jawbone distraction system, including a micro-actuator and an actuator controller controlling the micro-actuator, being formed to include a jawbone distractor installed to an upper bone and a lower bone connected to the upper bone and configured to adjust an interval between the upper and lower bones, and a monitor generating and wirelessly transmitting an actuator control signal to the jawbone distractor, is further comprised of: a remote controller including a forward shift key and a reverse shift key that set the micro-actuator to shift each in a forward direction and a reverse direction, in which the monitor is configured to include an arithmetic processor generating an actuator control signal in response to a forward shift key signal and a reverse shift key signal that are received from the remote controller. The actuator controller includes an actuator state detector detecting a voltage of a device serially coupled to the micro-actuator or a current signal of an input node of the micro-actuator as a state detection signal..
Wireless communication for on-body medical devices
Apparatuses, systems and methods for the wireless communication of medical devices in a subcutaneous fluid delivery system are disclosed. A system for subcutaneous fluid delivery includes a primary patch pump adapted to attach a first infusion cannula to a user and to perform a plurality of primary patch pump functions, and a secondary patch pump adapted to attach a second infusion cannula to a user.
Becton, Dickinson And Company
Infusion pump system and method
Some embodiments of an infusion pump system may be configured to wirelessly communicate with other devices using near field communication (nfc). In particular embodiments, by incorporating near field communication capabilities into the infusion pump system, user communications with the infusion pump system can be enhanced and simplified..
Asante Solutions, Inc.
System and method employing a thermocouple junction for monitoring of physiological parameters
Disclosed are systems and methods for enabling the acquisition of physiological parameters of a mammal or other specimen using thermo-mechanical responses (e.g., temperature, pressure and alternatively acceleration, pulse, position). In accordance with one example embodiment, a monitoring device for wired and/or wireless sensors is used to acquire a series of sensor signals that are attached to achieve the physiological measurements of a mammal vital signs is provided.
Accessories for remote monitoring
An accessory for remote monitoring, including: a body capable of being placed on a human body; a measurement unit installed in the body and measuring a change in surroundings; a signal processing unit for processing a signal acquired from the measurement unit; and a wireless communication unit including a monopole antenna transmitting the signal processed by the signal processing unit and a ground installed along the body, corresponding to the monopole antenna. The signal processing unit and the monopole antenna are manufactured in a small size to be formed in the accessories body or periphery of the accessories body, and a space for wiring the ground may be obtained by using a band or the accessories body in an extended shape..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Methods and apparatuses for activity indication are disclosed. In one example, an activity indicator apparatus includes a housing, a visual indicator visible on a housing surface, and a power source.
Mobile telephone integration device
The invention relates to a mobile telephone integration device for integrating a mobile telephone into a vehicle, the mobile telephone integration device including an adapter with a depositing plane on which the mobile telephone is deposited, at least two mobile radio coupling antennas and at least one charging antenna for wirelessly charging an energy store of the mobile telephone that is arranged below the depositing plane, where the at least one charging antenna is arranged between the at least two mobile radio coupling antennas.. .
Peiker Acustic Gmbh & Co.kg
Intuitive computing methods and systems
A smart phone senses audio and/or imagery from a surrounding environment, and acts to provide graphical user interfaces and toggling discovery modes. In one arrangement, a smart phone comprises: a wireless communications interface; a touch screen display; a camera for capturing imagery; a microphone for capturing audio; a physical discovery button for initiating a discovery mode, in which the discovery mode includes processing smart phone sensor-captured imagery or sensor-captured audio to obtain identification of an object depicted in sensor-captured imagery or of captured audio, the identification obtained through the wireless communications interface; one or more processors; and memory storing software instructions for configuring said one or more processors for: responsive to a request received via the physical discovery button, initiating a discovery mode including processing imagery captured with said camera; causing a sensor pane to be displayed on the touch screen display, in which captured imagery is displayed along with augmented reality graphics within the sensor pane, and causing user-selectable graphic icons to be displayed within a first area of the touch screen display; highlighting an object represented in captured imagery that is displayed within the sensor pane; and causing a user-selectable graphic icon to be displayed on the touch screen display to facilitate switching discovery modes from image to audio.
Method and apparatus of transmitting a white space map information in a wireless local area network system
A method of transmitting a white space map information in a wireless local area network system (wlan) is disclosed. A method of transmitting a white space map information from a first station to a second station in a regulatory domain where a licensed device and an unlicensed device are permitted to operate together in a wireless local area network (wlan) comprises acquiring a first list of available channels at each location of a plurality of locations from a regulatory database; determining a second list of available channels at a white space zone (wsz) using the first list of available channels at each location of a plurality of locations; and transmitting, to the second station, one of a beacon frame, a probe response frame and a white space map announcement frame comprising a white space map (wsm) element, the wsm element including information of the wsz and the second list of available channels, wherein the wsz is a geographical area in which commonavailable channels are set..
Lg Electronics Inc.
Wireless communication device capable of efficient network search
A wireless communication device is disclosed that is capable of performing efficient network searching. Specifically, by utilizing its location information and accessing stored cell information, the device can streamline searching.
Method for processing location information in wireless communication system and supporting same
Provided is a method for processing location information performed by a network node in a wireless communication system. The method comprises acquiring location information on a terminal, acquiring a log identifier for identifying a logged measurement relating to the location information on the terminal, determining the type of location information, and transmitting, if the location information is a first type, the location information of the first type and the log identifier to a location information calculating node..
Lg Electronics Inc.
Mobile device tracking prevention method and system
A mobile device tracking prevention method and system includes monitoring a mobile device for movement, determining whether an operating state of a wireless module of the mobile device should be adjusted when movement of the mobile device is detected, and controlling the operating state of the wireless module based on the determination. One or more of the actual geographic location of the mobile device, network ids broadcasted by nearby network access points, and signal strengths of the access points as detected by the mobile device can be monitored to detect movement of the mobile device.
Avg Netherlands B.v.
Method and disconnecting a wireless communication link between a communication device and a mobile device
A method and apparatus of determining whether to disconnect a wireless communication link between a communication device disposed in a vehicle and a mobile device is provided. The method comprises determining whether the communication device is moving or not moving, determining whether the mobile device has exited the proximity of the vehicle, and disconnecting the wireless communication link when the communication device is not moving and the mobile device has exited the proximity of the vehicle..
Motorola Mobility Llc
Realtime, location-based cell phone enhancements, uses, and applications
Enhancements of and to cell phone operations are based in whole or in part on determining the location of the cell phone. Systems and methods select and determine locations or areas of importance or relevance, and based on that information and other programmed factors affect or alter the operations of the cell phone.
Method for reporting positioning status in a wireless communication system and apparatus therefor
Provided is a method for reporting positioning status by a terminal in a wireless communication system. The method comprises: confirming a positioning status related to whether location information of a terminal can be provided; and when the positioning status is confirmed, transmitting a positioning status reporting message via a network.
Lg Electronics Inc.
Method, device and system for determining topology of a wireless communication network
A method for determining a topology of a wireless communication network (14), the method comprising: receiving a plurality of signal strength data respectively measured at a plurality of fixed stations (12) in the network each with respect to its neighbouring fixed stations; receiving a sensor data measured at a mobile station 16 operable to communicate with the network; and determining positions of the plurality of fixed stations based on the signal strength data measured at the plurality of fixed stations and the sensor data measured at the mobile station.. .
Norwood Systems Pty Ltd.
Method of controlling wireless network device for network connectivity
This invention provides a method of a controlling wireless network device for network connectivity. The method includes the following steps, receiving a control signal from a mobile communication device; receiving multiple connection signals emitted by multiple base stations; measuring the signal strength of the connection signals emitted by the base stations to determine the communication signal having the strongest received signal strength indication; connecting to the base station emitted the communications signal with the strongest signal strength indication; connecting the mobile communication device to connect to the controlling wireless network device and establishing network connectivity between the mobile communication device to the base station emitted the communications signal with the strongest signal strength indication..
Method for provisioning a wireless network
A method that collects data and subjects it to statistical analysis to detect localized events, which assists in network provisioning. Illustratively, the data employed is hourly network traffic count that is collected at cell sites.
At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp
Dynamic adaptation of communication parameters for communication between a base station and a terminal in a wireless communication network
A system for dynamic adaptation of communication parameters for communication between a base station and terminals in a wireless telecommunications network includes one or more transmitters configured for transmission of signals in the network using a broadcast channel between the base station and the terminals, a machine-readable storage medium having stored therein data associated with communication parameters of the wireless telecommunications network, and a base station controller operatively connected to the one or more transmitters and the machine-readable storage medium and configured to cause the one or more transmitters to transmit adaptation signals from the base station to the terminals using the broadcast channel between the base station and the terminals, wherein the data is configured to cause the terminals to adapt the communication parameters and to begin network search and attach procedures for communication with the base station utilizing the adapted communication parameters.. .
Sony Mobile Communications Ab
Methods and systems for gsm spectrum refarming for lte small cells
One embodiment of the method includes allocating, using a network management entity, at least one of a plurality of physical resource blocks (prbs) of a first wireless access technology for utilization by a second wireless access technology. A spectrum of the first wireless access technology is embedded within a spectrum of the second wireless access technology.
Alcatel Lucent Usa, Inc.
Base station control device, controlling base stations, and computer-readable recording medium
A bs control device and method of controlling bss by a bs control device are provided. The bs control device includes a wireless communication processor configured to receive, from a bs, identification information indicating a neighboring bs of the bs that satisfies a condition, and a controller configured to allocate arbitrary values to a plurality of bss controlled by the bs control device, to determine whether to activate a service of the bs by comparing the arbitrary values allocated to each of the plurality of bss with an arbitrary value allocated to the neighboring bs of the bs, and to control the service of the bs according to a result of determinating whether to activate the service..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Method and implementing a handoff between radio access networks deployed under different radio access technologies
A method and apparatus for implementing a handoff between radio access networks (rans) deployed under different radio access technologies (rats) are disclosed. A wireless transmit/receive unit (wtru) is equipped with at least two radio units to support the rats.
Interdigital Technology Corporation
Methods and nodes supporting cell change
The invention relates to a method for supporting cell change between frequency layers. The method is performed in a radio network node of a wireless communication network deploying two frequency layers.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)
Method for cell selection for narrowband terminal and apparatus using same
Provided are a method for cell selection for a narrowband terminal and an apparatus using same. A narrowband terminal receives a wireless frame comprising a first synchronous signal for a user equipment supporting a first bandwidth, and a second synchronous signal for a user equipment supporting a second bandwidth which is narrower than the first bandwidth.
Lg Electronics Inc.
Method and system for controlling a wireless receiver
A wireless receiver, and a method of controlling a wireless receiver. The wireless receiver comprises first and second antennas.
Motorola Solutions, Inc
A mobile telecommunications network includes a core and a radio access network having a radio for wireless communication with mobile terminals registered with the network. The radio access network includes a controller operable to control the use of network resources by the mobile terminals.
Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited
Detection of misleading identifiable wireless signal sources
Disclosed herein are technologies for detecting misleading identifiable wireless signal (iws) sources by a mobile device. When a mobile device attempts to estimate its location or route based upon ambient iws sources, such estimations presume that the ambient iws sources are unique, stationary, and relatively short ranged.
Communication control system and communication control method
A technique capable of effectively using a plurality of wireless communication systems for wirelessly communicating by different communication schemes is proposed. The present invention is configured so that: a land station of a first wireless communication system, a land station of a second wireless communication system, and a control device are connected by a network; the control device transmits instructions for modifying communication software used in wireless communication into communication software corresponding to the second wireless communication system, the instructions being transmitted to a land station of the first wireless communication system; and the land station of the first wireless communication system modifies the communication software in accordance with the instructions from the control device, whereby the land station of the first wireless communication system made to operate as a land station of the second wireless communication system..
Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc.
Mobile device regulation through a diagnostic device of a vehicle to minimize vehicular accidents
A method, system, and apparatus related to mobile device regulation through a diagnostic device of a vehicle to minimize vehicular accidents are disclosed. In one aspect, a method of mobile device regulation involves accessing a diagnostic device of the vehicle, generating a local area wireless network through the diagnostic device of the vehicle and determining that a mobile device located in an interior portion of the vehicle is a controlled mobile device.
Remotely creating mobile device contact lists
A method, system and computer program product for instant message communication in a wireless and non-wireless environment. A message is sent from a mobile unit device over a wireless communication network.
Mobile terminal and controlling the same
Disclosed herein is a mobile terminal. The mobile terminal includes a wireless communication unit configured to perform a communication function with an external device, information acquisition means, and a controller configured to generate a call reception request message when a call transmission request is received, send the generated call reception request message to a called device, generate a preliminary message based on information obtained through the information acquisition means before a call is connected to the called device after receiving the call transmission request, and send the generated preliminary message to the called device..
Lg Electronics Inc.
User authentification system using call identification information and method thereof
A user authentication system using call identification information, includes: a contents service provision server which provides a contents service through a wired/wireless communication network; a first user terminal which accesses the contents service provision server to request a service requiring the approval authentication; an authentication server which makes a call to the first user terminal with a corresponding stored terminal number upon receiving a request for approval authentication from the contents service provision server; and a wired/wireless second user terminal which transmits an approval number during calling with the authentication server, as an audio signal, to the authentication server.. .
Secure remote access using wireless network
A method includes receiving a request from a mobile device to attach to a private wireless network, determining if a subscriber identifier is in a security database, determining if a mobile device equipment identifier is in the security database, authenticating the phone using the subscriber identifier and the mobile device equipment identifier, granting access to the private wireless network only if the phone is authenticated, and passing data between a computer system and a mobile device to monitor and control a remote monitoring and control system.. .
Honeywell International Inc.
Global platform for managing subscriber identity modules
Disclosed is method comprising: storing in a home location register (hlr) at least one subscription record of a mobile device of the plurality of mobile devices, the mobile device having a subscriber identity module (sim) identified by a currently activated first international mobile subscriber identity (imsi), the currently activated first imsi belonging to a set of imsis allocated to the system, wherein the provisioning server is operative to: receive a notification that the mobile devices has moved into a first one of the wireless networks; confirm that an allocation rule is satisfied; add and activate a second one of the imsis in the set of imsis to the hlr and remove the currently activated first imsi from the hlr; and send the second imsi to the mobile device to enable the mobile device to communicate wirelessly in the first wireless network as a local device.. .
Jasper Technologies, Inc.
Using personal wireless devices for network testing
A personal wireless device is utilized to carry out measurements of one or more network-performance related metrics in response to a triggering event. The triggering event can be a message that is transmitted by a network element to the personal wireless device.
Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.
First responder wireless emergency alerting with automatic callback and location triggering
Using wireless features, a public service agency is enabled to provide alert information to first responders. An automatic call back from the first responder triggers a voice call launching a location fix on the current location of the first responder.
Telecommunication Systems, Inc.
Mobile communication terminal, crime prevention method, computer-readable recording medium recording program thereon
When detecting occurrence of an emergency situation, a controller notifies a notification destination stored in a notification data storage of the occurrence via a wireless transmitter and receiver. An impact detector detects exertion of an impact.
Nec Casio Mobile Communications, Ltd.
Wireless docking with carrier sense control
A wireless docking system in a shared radio spectrum environment includes a docking station (220) configured with a radio (224) connected to an antenna (222), a dockee (210) configured with a radio (214) connected to an antenna (212) and using a radio standard with a carrier sense mechanism for communications with the docking station, and a system to reduce sensitivity of the carrier sense mechanism in at least one of the radio (214) of the dockee (210) and the radio (224) of the docking station (220).. .
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
Systems and methods for coexistence between multiple wireless networks
Use is made of the notice-of-absence (noa), as is a wi-fi/bluetooth time sharing mechanism. This mechanism dictates ‘n’ cycles of absent and present duration of p2p-go starting at a defined time ‘t’.
Method and electronic equipment for near field communication
A method is provided that establishes a communication link of a common wireless communication function between a first electronic equipment and a second electronic equipment, the first electronic equipment having a common wireless communication function to access a near field communication (nfc) tag using the second electronic equipment, the second electronic equipment having the common wireless communication function and an nfc function. The method further includes acquiring, by the second electronic equipment, data stored in the nfc tag through a close approach operation, and transmitting the data from the second electronic equipment to the first electronic equipment by using the common wireless communication function..
Lenovo (singapore) Pte, Ltd.
Communicative connection method among multiple devices
A communicative connection method among multiple devices is disclosed herein. The communicative connection method includes steps of: sensing a motion pattern on each of the devices; broadcasting the motion pattern on each of the devices; comparing the motion patterns from the devices; and, forming a first wireless communicative connection among a group of at least two devices sharing one common motion pattern..