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Method of advertising using mobile communications
A system and method is constructed to provide financing of mobile communications by sponsors in return for permitting the dissemination of advertisements...
Techniques to process text messages for communication to an emergency
Various embodiments are generally directed to an apparatus, method and other techniques for receiving an indication of one or more errors in a message, the...
Vehicle emergency dialing system
A system and method for providing emergency vehicle services is provided. The method includes detecting an emergency condition including a vehicle crash and/or...
Determination of non-voice emergency service availability
Determining if non-voice emergency services (NOVES) are available is accomplished via an indicator provided via a control channel and/or via a query to a...
Event planning within social networks
Generating and updating event presentation user interfaces. Embodiments include identifying a first geographical location of a first computing device...
Systems and methods for integrating a service access gateway with billing
and revenue management systems
Systems and methods are described for integrating a gateway in a telecom network environment with charging and payment functionality. The gateway is provided...
Method and apparatus for content presentation in association with a
A method and apparatus are provided for presenting multimedia content to caller and/or a called party in association with a telephone call. Content may be...
Method and system for sending short message
The disclosure provides a method and system for sending a short message. The method includes: an SMS-SC sending a short message to an SMS-GMSC, and after the...
Mobility management entity handling SMS-related signal
A Mobility Management Entity (MME) having MSC functionality implemented therein, performs a scheme of MTC device triggering has been conceived. A PS and CS...
Adaptive notification system for mobile devices
Adaptive message notification for mobile devices is disclosed. Notification messages, each with an attached or embedded Trace ID, are sent by a message service...
Method for efficiently supporting multiple simultaneous group PTT calls
requiring low call setup latency
The disclosure is related to group communications over multicast services. A user equipment (UE) sends a registration request to a server, the registration...
Wireless communication method and apparatus for performing home node-B
identification and access restriction
A method and a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU), including a universal subscriber identity module (USIM), for identifying a closed subscriber group (CSG)...
Controlling communication devices
A method and control apparatus for a wireless communication system is disclosed for providing grouping of sets of paired communication devices into groups of...
Encoding information in beacon signals
Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate transmitting at least two different types of information in a single signal, whereby the different types...
Apparatus, system and method of estimating a location of a mobile device
Some demonstrative embodiments include devices, systems and/or methods of estimating a location of a mobile device. For example, an apparatus may include a...
Location support using a device identification conveyed by a positioning
Techniques for using device-related information for positioning of a mobile device include providing non-unique device-related information by a mobile device to...
Tracking area list handling
There is provided a method for a mobility management node (MME) and a mobility management node for collecting mobility data of user entities, UEs, in a mobile...
Method and apparatus for calculating location of terminal in wireless
According to one embodiment of the present invention, a method for calculating the location of a terminal in a wireless communication system, which is to be...
Apparatus, method and process of influencing information gathered by a
tethered item and computer-readable...
A tethered item is associated with an identifier that uniquely identifies the item, and one or more content processing devices execute obtaining an identifier...
Estimating the lateral location of a wireless terminal based on
temperature and atmospheric pressure
A technique is disclosed for estimating the lateral location of a wireless terminal in a geographic region. The technique is based on the recognition that some...
Opt-in and time limited bi-directional real-time location sharing
An opt-in and time limited bi-directional real-time location sharing (OTLBLS) system and method that enable individual users of the disclosed system to...
Providing OTDOA PRS assistance data
Disclosed embodiments pertain to the obtaining and utilization of Observed Time Difference of Arrival (OTDOA) assistance data. Cell timing information obtained...
Education proximity services
Method, systems, and computer-readable media for receiving, from an application instance operating on a client device, education information that indicates a...
System and method with automatic radius crossing notification for global
positioning system (GPS) tracker
Systems and methods with automatic radius cross notification for a GPS tracker are provided. Some methods can include receiving user input requesting a dynamic...
Dynamic geofence based on members within
One example embodiment relates to a method that comprises receiving, via a first portable electronic device, contextual information and a geolocation relating...
Discovering and automatically sizing a place of relevance
One or more mobile devices make measurements while moving along a path. Each measurement may comprise a specific group of identifiers of wireless transmitters,...
Processing of pre-staged transactions
Systems and methods for using proximity positioning systems to determine an identity and location of a user, and process a pre-staged transaction based on the...
Associating a mobile station with an audio incident
Systems and methods are disclosed that initiate mobile-terminated location requests in response to receiving an indication that an audio incident occurred at a...
Communication device and communication system
A communication device communicating position information indicative of a position of the communication device with a wireless terminal, includes: a storage...
Location-based service system and serving method
A location-based service system and method, which allows a location-based service server connected with a communication device and a cloud data server to...
Wireless near field communication system
A wireless magnetic field communication system working within the range of less than 1.5 m without induction induced interference during listening mode is...
Proximity communication system and proximity communication apparatus
A proximity communication system includes: a first device (mobile terminal device) including a first proximity communication section performing proximity...
NFC communication with an information handling system supplemented by a
Near Field Communication (NFC) supports server information handling system management through communication between a mobile information handling system and a...
Broadcast and system information for machine type communication
Methods, systems, and devices are described for facilitating Machine Type Communication in a wireless communications system. Link budget-limited MTC devices,...
Dynamic adjustment of mobile device based on peer event data
In some implementations, a mobile device can be configured to monitor environmental, system and user events associated with the mobile device and/or a peer...
Communication system, terminal, communication method and communication
program for terminals while...
There is provided a relay server 20 relaying communications between terminals using an application. Each terminal 10 includes a voice call means 11 which...
Techniques for mobility-aware dynamic service placement in mobile clouds
Techniques to adaptively launch/replace applications and services on edge devices in a cellular infrastructure and/or adaptively place content and computation...
Head-related transfer function convolution method and head-related
transfer function convolution device
A head-related transfer function (HRTF) convolution method arranged, when an audio signal is reproduced acoustically by an electro-acoustic conversion unit...
System and methods for acoustic priming of recorded sounds
A priming signal processing technique modifies digital audio recordings to reduce the stress experienced by a listener's auditory system. A priming signal may...
Location aware self-configuring loudspeaker
A location aware self-configuring loudspeaker includes a plurality of ultrasonic receivers that each provide an associated received ultrasonic receiver signal....
Real-time sound propagation for dynamic sources
Described herein are techniques pertaining to real-time propagation of an arbitrary audio signal in a fixed virtual environment with dynamic audio sources and...
Sound separation device and sound separation method
A sound separation device includes: a signal obtainment unit which obtains a plurality of acoustic signals including a first acoustic signal and a second...
Thin film circuit for acoustic transducer and methods of manufacture
A conductive circuit of a thin film for using in a planar magnetic transducer, where the conductive circuit is created from laser etching, including laser...
Systems and methods for determining the condition of multiple microphones
Systems and methods for determining the operating condition of multiple microphones of an electronic device are disclosed. A system can include a plurality of...
MIC audio noise filtering
This document discusses, among other things, a MIC audio noise filtering system configured to detect MIC audio noise at a pole of a four-pole audio jack using...
Error correction for ultrasonic audio systems
Systems and methods for removing or reducing distortion in an ultrasonic audio system can include receiving a first audio signal, wherein the first audio signal...
Method and apparatus for estimating interchannel delay of sound signal
A method and an apparatus for estimating an interchannel delay of a sound signal are, related to the communication field and capable of realizing a stable sound...
Method of fitting a hearing device
The invention relates to a method for determining an estimated transfer function of an acoustic feedback path during fitting of a hearing device, which receives...
Electromagnetic transducer with air gap substitute
A balanced electromagnetic transducer, including first and second components connected together by a flexible component, at least a part of which flexes upon...
Wireless control system for personal communication device
A wireless asymmetrical control system for a personal communication device comprising a first receiver associated with the personal communications device, and a...