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System and Method for TDD Configuration for D2D Open Discovery
Embodiments are provided to support device-to-device (D2D) communications in a time-division duplexing (TDD) communications system, and ensure that D2D...
CENTRALISED CAPABIITY DISCOVERY
According to aspects of the invention there are provided methods and apparatus for use in a communication network (301) to enable a user to determine the...
EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM CHANNEL ASSIGNMENT
A device automatically is configured to the emergency alert system (EAS) channel utilized by the location from which the device registers with a network. In an...
METHOD FOR OPERATING AN EMERGENCY CALL SYSTEM, EMERGENCY CALL SYSTEM
An emergency call system and a method for operating the emergency call system are provided. The emergency call system includes a mobile device and receiving...
A SYSTEM AND A METHOD FOR MANAGING A POTENTIAL EMERGENCY SITUATION
Invention regards a method for managing a potential emergency situation, the method comprising: storing (10) information regarding a user (20) of a support...
TECHNIQUES TO SUPPORT EMERGENCY SERVICES
Methods, systems, and devices are described for wireless communication to enable a UE to establish emergency services (e.g., IMS emergency calls) over WLAN...
METHODS AND DEVICES FOR FACILITATING EMERGENCY CALLS OVER WIRELESS
One embodiment of the present disclosure relates to a method implemented by a first gateway node for processing an emergency call from an untrusted non-3GPP...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR FACILITATING REAL-TIME LOCATION SHARING
Methods and systems for facilitating real-time location sharing are disclosed herein. A computing device with processor(s) and memory displays a chat interface...
M2M-BASED INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD AND M2M SERVICE PLATFORM
The disclosure discloses a Machine-to-Machine/Man (M2M)-based information processing method and an M2M service platform. The method includes that: an M2M...
INFORMING RECIPIENT DEVICE OF MESSAGE CONTENT PROPERTIES
According to one aspect of the present invention, a content class of a data set for a message to be transmitted to the recipient device is defined. A network...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR IDENTIFYING TALK BURST SOURCES
According to one aspect, a method includes obtaining, at a client included in a push-to-talk (PTT) system, a plurality of talk bursts including at least a...
MULTICAST SUB-GROUPING METHODS FOR WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS
Methods, systems, and devices are described for wireless communication at an access point (AP). The AP may determine a multicast grouping metric for a wireless...
OFFLINE CONTENT DISTRIBUTION NETWORKS
Approaches, techniques, and mechanisms are disclosed for the secure distribution of media content to devices having minimal or no Internet connectivity....
METHODS AND APPARATUSES FOR CONTROLLING A WIRELESS ACCESS POINT
A method for controlling a wireless access point includes detecting that a control event relating to a smart device is triggered, acquiring a service set...
Rapid Deployment of Software Updates in Multi-Hop Wireless Networks
In a system and method for upgrading software in a wireless mesh network, a first node in the network sends a first multicast request to a plurality of other...
BLUETOOTH LOW ENERGY LOCATION SYSTEM AND METHOD
A BLE location system and method are disclosed. The BLE system may provide accurate location of a BLE enabled object in a three dimensional space. The three...
IN-BUILDING LOCATION SECURITY AND PRIVACY
A mobile device includes: a transceiver configured to send and receive signals to and from a location-based services application server (LBS AS) and an...
APPARATUS, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MOBILE NETWORK POSITIONING OF MTC
DEVICES USING COMMON REFERENCE OR...
Embodiments improve User Equipment (UE) positioning accuracy in a mobile communication system by providing for a UE configured to listen for Positioning...
MOBILITY DETERMINATION USING LIKELIHOOD ESTIMATION
A method for determining a mobility state of a mobile device is provided. A first estimated location of the mobile device is determined based on a first...
VENUE IDENTIFICATION FROM WIRELESS SCAN DATA
In non-limiting examples, wireless scan data collected from a processing device is directly mapped to venues. Wireless scan data is received from a processing...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS TO TRACK REGIONS VISITED BY MOBILE DEVICES AND DETECT
CHANGES IN LOCATION PATTERNS
Systems and methods including mobile devices determining their location using a location determination system, such as a global positioning system. A database...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR LOCATION-BASED TUNING
A method for wireless communication by a wireless communication device is described. The method includes receiving geographic location information. The method...
TRACKING DEVICE, BATTERY CHARGER, AND TRACKING METHOD THEREOF
A tracking device, a battery charger, and a tracking method thereof are provided. The method, adopted by a tracking device, includes: upon being attached to a...
OPERATING METHOD OF USER-SPECIFIC DEVICE PROVIDING CUSTOMIZED SERVICE TO
MULTIPLE ADJACENT MOBILE TERMINALS,...
A method and apparatus are configured to recognize mobile terminals positioned within a coverage area for short range communication with a user-specific...
The invention is related to an apparatus, comprising: at least one processor and at least one memory including computer code for one or more programs, the at...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR POSITIONING A MOBILE TERMINAL IN A RADIO NETWORK
A method for positioning a mobile terminal in a radio network including a plurality of base stations, comprising: transmitting a signal from a base station for...
LOCATING MISPLACED MOBILE COMPUTING DEVICES
Locating misplaced mobile computing devices through transmission of location information. Mobile computing devices periodically request information from...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ACCURATELY SENSING USER LOCATION IN AN IOT SYSTEM
A system and method are described for accurately detecting a location of a wireless device. For example, one embodiment of a method comprises: collecting...
DYNAMIC COOPERATIVE GEOFENCE
A system includes one or more location determining devices for determining the locations of a plurality of mobile objects and one or more computing devices....
A Wireless Location Determining System
The wireless device (100), preferably a wireless tag (100), comprises a first beacon parameter (142) formatted as a mobile phone parameter (42), a second...
DYNAMIC COOPERATIVE GEOFENCE
A system includes one or more location determining devices for determining the geographic locations of a plurality of mobile objects and one or more computing...
TECHNIQUES FOR COMPUTING LOCATION OF A MOBILE DEVICE BASED ON OBSERVED
WI-FI ACCESS POINTS
In one embodiment, scanning data is received for wireless access points whose wireless signals were observed by the one or more scanning devices in a target...
LOCATION-AWARE MOBILE APPLICATION MANAGEMENT
Described herein are techniques related to managing mobile applications ("apps") of a mobile device based, at least in part, upon the determined location of...
COMMUNICATION METHOD AND SYSTEM
The present invention relates to methods and systems for providing context-sensitive information to a mobile device, particular location-based information or...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MANAGING INTERFERENCE IN A NETWORK ENVIRONMENT BASED
ON USER PRESENCE
An example method is provided in one example embodiment and may include determining a presence of user equipment (UE) in relation to small cell radio(s) of a...
A method for tracking an entity is disclosed. In one embodiment, a plurality of messages conveying an identification of an entity are received using a wireless...
ZIGBEE Network-Based Data Transmission Method, Apparatus, and System
A ZIGBEE network-based data transmission method used to resolve a problem, that when a ZIGBEE network to which interference is relatively large is used to...
COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATION METHOD
A communication system includes a first communication terminal and a second communication terminal. The first communication terminal provides first terminal...
TERMINAL DEVICES, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHODS, AND COMPUTER READABLE
A terminal device includes at least one processor and a transceiver. The at least one processor is configured to execute computer readable instructions to...
Multiple Connection Management For Bluetooth Low Energy Devices
Methods and systems are disclosed for multiple connection management for Bluetooth (BT) devices, and more particularly for BT Low Energy (BLE) devices, to...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR WIRELESS COMMUNICATION INTEROPERABILITY
A method for wireless communication is described. The method includes receiving a signal from a short-range transmit device using a first communication...
METHOD, APPARATUS, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR CHANNEL USAGE
INFORMATION DELIVERY WITHIN A PEER-TO-PEER GROUP
A method to manage of coexistence between infrastructure networks and peer-to-peer groups, including receiving, by a peer-to-peer wireless client device...
PROXIMITY BASED AUTHENTICATION USING BLUETOOTH
Techniques for securing communications between fixed devices and mobile devices. A mobile device management server mediates communications between the fixed...
PROXIMITY AND INTERFACE CONTROLS OF MEDIA DEVICES FOR MEDIA PRESENTATIONS
Embodiments relate generally to electrical/electronic hardware, computer software, wired and wireless network communications, portable, wearable, and...
METHODS, APPARATUSES AND SYSTEMS DIRECTED TO PROXIMITY SERVICES (ProSe)
Methods, apparatus, systems, devices, and computer program products directed to enhancements to proximity-based services (ProSe) direct discovery are provided....
COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, RELAY APPARATUS, COMMUNICATION METHOD, AND
NON-TRANSITORY COMPUTER READABLE MEDIUM...
A communication system according to the present invention includes an application server (10) and a relay apparatus (20) that relays a communication between...
METHOD FOR PERFORMING MACHINE TYPE COMMUNICATION FOR THE PURPOSE OF
COVERAGE IMPROVEMENT, APPARATUSES AND...
A method of performing a downlink machine type communication from a base station to a MTC (machine type communication) terminal includes, at the base station,...
NOTIFICATION METHOD FOR CONFIGURING A SECURE ELEMENT
Notification devices and methods for configuring a secure element incorporated into a terminal connected to a network are disclosed. The devices and methods...
POSITION-BASED GAIN ADJUSTMENT OF OBJECT-BASED AUDIO AND RING-BASED
The positions of a plurality of speakers at a media consumption site are determined. Audio information in an object-based format is received. Gain adjustment...
AUDIO REPRODUCTION APPARATUS AND GAME APPARATUS
An audio reproduction apparatus includes: a signal processing unit that converts an audio signal into N channel signals, where N is an integer greater than or...