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Event notification in a half duplex communication environment
The present invention is directed towards providing event-triggered communication in a half duplex communication environment of a wireless communication network...
Method and apparatus for generating communication group by dynamically
determining a group owner
Methods and apparatus are provided for generating a communication group. An input for initiating generation of the communication group is received while the...
System and method for efficient state synchronization among neighboring
According to one embodiment of the invention, a non-transitory computer readable medium comprising instructions which, when executed by one or more hardware...
WiFi hazardous area VoIP paging telephone and system
VoIP-based telephone is provided with integral paging amplifier and a WiFi antenna, and is designed for hazardous areas such as UL Class I, Division 1, Division...
Selectively adjusting a rate or delivery format of media being delivered
to one or more multicast/broadcast...
In an embodiment, a first MBSFN area is configured to support a higher data rate than a lower data rate portion of a second MBSFN area, and an application...
Service providing device, service providing system including user profile
server, and service providing method...
A service providing device is disclosed. The service providing device mounted in a vehicle comprises: a communication unit for receiving a terminal signal from...
Method and apparatus for deriving indoor/outdoor classification
A method and apparatus for deriving indoor/outdoor classification information for call data for a wireless communication network. The method comprises...
Location detection and communication through latent dynamic network
A method is performed by a first connected sensor having accurate location data and includes detecting an identifying signal of a second sensor in proximity to...
Apparatus and method for providing map service using global positioning
service in a mobile terminal
An apparatus and method for providing a map service using a global positioning service in a mobile terminal includes determining a current position of the...
A device, method and/or system for a wireless communications device with a memory, a processor, and a group management module to receive information indicating...
Peer-based collaborative discovery and signaling of another device in
Generally, this disclosure describes a method and system for peer-based collaborative discovery and signaling of another device in limited signal areas. A...
Creating a database entry
A method comprises determining when a first portable device and a second portable device have been at a same current location for longer than a predetermined...
Method and apparatus for detecting location changes and monitoring
assistance data via scanning
Example methods, apparatuses, or articles of manufacture are disclosed herein that may be utilized, in whole or in part, to facilitate or support one or more...
Apparatus, systems and methods for visually connecting people
A method for visually finding and interacting with people, operable on a computing system including a server and a mobile device comprising a processor, a...
Use of a trained classifier to predict distance based on a pair of
The present disclosure describes methods, systems, and apparatuses for determining the distance between two wireless scans of a mobile computing device. The...
System and method for providing proximity information
A method for privacy-preserving proximity detection comprising a grid-and-hashing paradigm, an optimal grid overlay and multi-level grids, which increases the...
Method and apparatus for reminding user based on set position by using
The present disclosure provides a method and an apparatus for reminding a user based on a set position by using a mobile terminal. The method mainly includes...
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for generating geofences. One of the methods includes receiving,...
Methods and systems for adjusting location querying frequency of a
The present disclosure provides example methods operable by computing device. An example method may include querying a location of a computing device with a...
Method and system for providing enhanced location based information for
Methods, devices and systems for generating enhanced location information on or about a mobile device may include hybrid lateration and trilateration solutions...
Access to mobile location related information
Access to location information related to mobile devices is disclosed. A component can receive a subscription request related to returning location related data...
Mobile notifications based upon location
Disclosed are various embodiments employed to generate device notifications based upon location data associated with a mobile device. To this end, a request to...
Method, device and system for enhancing location information
A method, system and apparatus for obtaining enhanced location information for a mobile device. The mobile device is configured to allow a determination of its...
Information processing system, information processing terminal,
information processing method, program, and...
The present invention is to facilitate finding of a user expected to have a high relevance among other users present in the same living area when identification...
Location relevant data communication
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, there is provided an apparatus comprising a memory configured to store information specific...
System for providing information and associated devices
A system for providing locality information to a user is disclosed. The system comprises at least one magnetic field beacon. Each beacon comprises means for...
Location based applications
A server provides location-based applications to an application of a mobile device based on a geographic location of the mobile device. The server receives an...
Mobile phone and method for near field communication
Disclosed herein is a mobile phone with the Near Field Communication (NFC) technology and method of operating the mobile phone. The mobile phone includes a...
Communication device, communication system, and communication method
A communication device includes transmission paths on a plurality of channels, operable to transmit a signal between the communication device and a...
Accessing a vehicle using portable devices
A primary portable device can access a vehicle by transmitting an activation message including a vehicle access credential to the vehicle. The primary portable...
Communication method and apparatus for NFC device and NFC device
A communication method and apparatus for a near field communication (NFC) device and the NFC device, where the method includes determining a radio frequency...
Device for control of data transfer in local area network
The present invention concerns wearable electronic communication devices (100) for control of data transfer in a personal area network. The wearable device is...
Scheduling method in wireless communication system and device therefor
The present invention provides a scheduling method in a wireless personal area network (WPAN) system and a device therefor. Specifically, a method for...
Providing access to and enabling functionality of first device based on
communication with second device
In one aspect, a device includes a processor and a memory accessible to the processor. The memory bears instructions executable by the processor to receive at...
Method of connecting networks using Wi-Fi Direct in image forming
apparatus, image forming apparatus supporting...
A method of connecting an image forming apparatus to a network via Wi-Fi Direct, including: executing a Wi-Fi Direct function of the image forming apparatus so...
Wirelessly communicating with vehicle converters
In some implementations, a method for wirelessly communicating includes receiving, from a transceiver, a message associated with a value for a dynamic attribute...
Terminal apparatus and method for connecting with a head unit of a vehicle
A terminal apparatus for connecting with a head unit of a vehicle comprises a communicator configured to perform communication with the head unit equipped in...
Spatially aware smart device provisioning
Various system and techniques for spatially aware smart device provisioning are described herein. Location data indicating a physical location of the...
Multichannel sound source identification and location
Multichannel sound source identification and location techniques are described. In one or more implementations, source separation is performed using a...
Audio processing device, audio processing method, and program
There is provided an audio processing device including an estimation unit configured to estimate a user's representative perceived position of a stereoscopic...
Apparatus with adaptive microphone configuration based on surface
proximity, surface type and motion
An apparatus includes a group of microphones and a surface compensator that is operatively coupled to switch logic and to a signal conditioner that provides a...
Method of checking earphone wearing state
An information processing apparatus that detects an output from a 3-axis acceleration sensor included in an earphone unit worn by a user while the user is in a...
Audio tap detection
Techniques are described for recognizing an audio double tap or other tapped audio sequences generated by a user. Amplitudes of an audio signal are processed to...
Evaluation of sound quality and speech intelligibility from neurograms
An approach is described for evaluating a selected hearing stimulation strategy in a hearing impaired patient. A healthy neurogram represents a normal auditory...
Learning control of hearing aid parameter settings
The present invention relates to a method for automatic adjustment of signal processing parameters in a hearing aid. It is based on an interactive estimation...
Hearing aid device with in-the-ear-canal microphone
A hearing aid device is disclosed. The hearing aid device comprises a receiver configured to be arranged in the ear canal. The hearing aid device comprises a...
Frequency based feedback control
Disclosed herein is a feedback reduction system for used in a hearing prosthesis. The hearing prosthesis will receive an input signal, process the input signal,...
Packaging concept to improve performance of a micro-electro mechanical
A size of a port hole in a package for a micro-electro-mechanical (MEMS) microphone can be modified to improve performance of the MEMS microphone while...
Transparent parametric emitter
A transparent ultrasonic emitter includes a first transparent conductive layer; a second transparent conductive layer; and a plurality of transparent spacers...
A capacitance-type transducer has a back plate having a fixed electrode, a diaphragm that opposes the back plate via an air gap and serves as a movable...