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IMS and MMS interworking
Providing multimedia message service (MMS) in an Internet protocol (IP) multimedia subsystem (IMS) network can include establishing a first session initiation...
Electronic short messaging and advertising method and device
The invention relates to an electronic short messaging and advertising method where minimal initiative is required from the consumer. Some embodiments of the...
System and method for treating a special number service request message
sent to a special number service...
A method for treating an emergency service request message sent by a requesting station to an emergency service answering position; the method includes: (a)...
Prioritization of group communications at a wireless communication device
An embodiment is directed to switching between server-arbitrated group communication sessions at an access terminal (AT) within a wireless communications...
Relay method and relay device
Disclosed is a relay method including: receiving, as input, respective reception signals by two receive antennas, the reception signals each including a...
Method for transmitting and receiving multicast/broadcast frame in
wireless local area network and apparatus...
A method for transmitting multicast frames by a transmitter in a wireless local area network is provided. The method includes: receiving a first directed...
Autonomous pull and display of location based service applications by a
mobile device based on context of the...
A user's experience is enhanced with respect to location based services (LBS) applications that can be employed by a user via a mobile device using techniques...
Multi-location wireless device tracking
An identifier for a mobile device and information to include in an alert message are received. An alert rule is generated and stored in a plurality of alert...
Queue information and prediction system
Queue Information & Prediction System (QIPS) uses the probability of queue existing in a given venue to assess the queue time. The instantaneous queue time for...
Location uncertainty in search
A method and apparatus for providing search results based at least in part on uncertainty.
System and method to confirm participation in a car pool
A method and an apparatus for confirming that two or more individuals' participation in a carpool where acceleration datum is collected from the individuals'...
Providing location information for expressions
Methods, apparatuses and systems are described for conveying location information from an announcing user device to a listening user device engaged in ProSe...
System and method for gathering information about a subject in close
proximity to a user
Techniques where a computer system is able to obtain information about a subject by communicating with a device that employs a limited range communication...
Determination of a location of a device based on information that
identifies locations of other devices
A device may receive an indication that a first device, a second device, and a third device are within communication range of a target device. The first device...
Base station location determination
A device may determine to initiate a location determination for a base station. The device may identify a set of positioning measurements associated with the...
Dynamic geohash-based geofencing
A method and system for dynamic geohash-based geofencing within a geographic area including obtaining metadata including a campaign identifier and geometric...
Handling complex signal parameters by a positioning device, and apparatus
An exemplary method includes: receiving messages from plural positioning devices; decoding from a message received from a first positioning device information...
User plane location services over session initiation protocol (SIP)
A method and mechanism to allow a location server to initiate a user plane location service (e.g., SUPL defined by OMA) procedure to a user plane enabled device...
Method and apparatus for dynamic location-based message notification
In one embodiment, the present invention is a method and apparatus for dynamic location-based message notification. In one embodiment, a method for providing...
Wireless sensor network controlled low energy link
Systems and methods for operating a sensor system. The methods comprise: performing first operations by a Wireless Sensor Network to (a) configure operations of...
Prioritizing beacon messages for mobile devices
Techniques and systems for prioritizing beacon messages are disclosed. Such a technique can include receiving, at a mobile device, beacon messages from multiple...
Location and time specific mobile participation platform
A mobile participation platform enables a wireless network operator or third party to solicit response data related to a specific time and location specific...
System and method for estimating positioning error within a WLAN-based
In one embodiment, a technique is provided for estimating and using an expected error of a position estimate of a wireless local area network (WLAN)-enabled...
Location tracking power cord and method therefore
A location tracking hospital grade power cord and method therefore is taught in the various embodiments. The hospital grade power cord includes a location...
Information processing terminal, information processing method, program,
and information storage medium
A server transmits location information based on identification information of at least one access point in response to the reception of the identification...
Applying mesh network to luggage
Mesh node modules are associated with pieces of luggage, or packages, etc. and companion luggage or packages can dynamically form a mesh network which uploads...
Methods, apparatuses, and devices for processing positioning reference
Methods, apparatuses, and devices for processing Positioning Reference Signals (PRS) bursts are presented. In one example, a mobile device may acquire a first...
GPS proxy for location-unaware devices
A communication system, media, and methods that proxy location information to location unaware devices are provided. The communication system includes a...
Automatic pairing of wireless peripherals in a system such as pressure
support respiratory therapy system
An automatic wireless pairing method includes causing a base unit to wirelessly communicate with a number of wireless peripheral devices and wirelessly receive...
Electronic apparatus and method of pairing in electronic apparatus
An electronic apparatus is provided. The electronic apparatus includes a communication unit configured to transmit an altered apparatus Identification (ID) and...
Cross device information exchange using gestures and locations
A method, apparatus and software related product (e.g., a computer readable memory) are presented for exchanging information between two or more devices when...
Prevention of inductive coupling between components of a mobile
A method of organizing components of a mobile communication device. The method comprises orienting a radio frequency identity chip of the mobile communication...
System and method for using a device to operate on multiple networks
A system and method whereby a device may operate on two IEEE802.15.4 networks is disclosed. In one embodiment, the multi-network device comprises exactly one...
Method, computer-readable storage device and apparatus for predictive
messaging for machine-to-machine sensors
A method, computer-readable storage device and apparatus for generating a predictive message in a communications network are disclosed. For example, the method...
Method and apparatus for dynamic service provisioning for machine to
machine (M2M) devices in a communications...
A method and non-transitory computer readable medium for provisioning services for machine to machine communication devices in a communications network. For...
Audio precompensation controller design with pairwise loudspeaker channel
A method for determining an audio precompensation controller for an associated sound generating system comprising a total of N.gtoreq.2 loudspeakers, each...
Method and apparatus for personalized audio virtualization
A method and apparatus may be used to perform personalized audio virtualization. The apparatus may include a speaker, a headphone (over-the-ear, on-ear, or...
Spatial calibration of surround sound systems including listener position
A method for calibrating a surround sound system is disclosed. The method utilizes a microphone array integrated in a front center loudspeaker of the surround...
Method and system for playing back an audio signal
The method of playing back a multichannel audio signal via a playback device comprises a plurality of loudspeakers arranged at fixed locations of the device and...
Method and apparatus for control of randering multiobject or multichannel
audio signal using spatial cue
The present research relates to controlling rendering of multi-object or multi-channel audio signals. The present research provides a method and apparatus for...
Signal processing apparatus, signal processing method, and storage medium
A signal processing apparatus includes a low-pass-filter processing unit configured to perform processing for limiting a band of an input audio signal on the...
A miniature speaker is disclosed. The miniature speaker includes a frame providing a receiving space, a magnetic circuit accommodated in the receiving space, a...
Assisting listening device having audiometry function
An assisting listening device having audiometry function includes an earphone, a testing signal generator, a feedback generator and a control box. The testing...
Audio clipping detection
Methods and systems for detecting the presence and frequency of clipping in an audio signal are provided. A clipping detection algorithm detects the presence of...
Portable terminal and sound detector, which both communicate using body
area network, and data controlling...
A sound detector communicates with a portable terminal by manipulation of the portable terminal by a user and may reproduce data communicated between the sound...
Systems and methods for obtaining hearing enhancement fittings for a
hearing aid device
A computer-implemented method for obtaining hearing enhancement fittings for a hearing aid device is described. A plurality of audiograms is collected. The...
Determination of individual HRTFs
A method of determining a set of individual HRTFs for a specific human includes: obtaining a set of approximate HRTFs; obtaining at least one measured HRTF of...
Antenna for hearing device, ear tip and hearing device provided with such
The present invention relates to an antenna module for a hearing device. The antenna module comprises a hollow core provided with an axial passageway and a...
Electronics in a receiver-in-canal module
A hearing aid assembly comprising a Receiver-in-canal part provided with electronics.
Low power intermittent messaging for hearing assistance devices
The present subject matter includes a system for communications between a transmitter and a receiver. In various embodiments, the system uses a sleep interval...