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Power-efficient channel quality measuring method in a mobile communication
system in which carrier aggregation...
The present invention relates to a method in which a terminal carries out channel quality measurement in a power-efficient fashion in a mobile communication...
Geo-location in a wireless communication network
A method for geo-location of a wireless communication unit (410) is provided. The communication unit (410) communicates with a wireless communication network...
Methods and apparatus for configuration of femtocells in a wireless
Methods and apparatus that enable and optimize the simultaneous operation of several wireless femtocells having overlapping coverage areas. In one embodiment of...
Method and apparatus of supporting wireless femtocell clusters
A method of operating a femtocell network cluster is disclosed. One example method of operating the femtocell network cluster may include certain operations,...
Cognitive use of multiple regulatory domains
A wireless communication system that concurrently communicates information in multiple regulatory domains to facilitate audio/video media streaming and other...
Dynamic shared access spectrum selection
Embodiments of a system and method for Dynamic Shared Access Spectrum Selection in a cellular network are generally described herein. A dynamic framework for...
Flexible network sharing
Flexible sharing of common radio access network (RAN) resources may pool unallocated resources. For example, sharing of the network resources may be static,...
Identifying unsubscribed tethering in a wireless network
Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for identifying and managing wireless devices that are performing tethering services are described. The system may...
UICCs embedded in terminals or removable therefrom
The invention proposes several improvements related to the management of secure elements, like UICCs embedding Sim applications, these secure elements being...
Method of unlocking mobile terminal, and the mobile terminal
An unlock method for conveniently releasing a lock mode of a mobile terminal includes tracking a trajectory corresponding to a touch-and-drag operation of...
Systems and methods for remote authorization of financial transactions
using public key infrastructure (PKI)
The invention relates to systems and methods for secure, remote, wireless submission of financial transactions. Authentication and authorization functionality...
System and method for establishing security in network devices capable of
operating in multiple frequency bands
A Network device including a security module to establish, in response to the network device being capable of operating in multiple frequency bands, and in...
Identification of call participants
In an example, an audio stream such as a voice call or live-streaming service may have mixed therein a user identification, which may identify the user as an...
Dual interface device for access control and a method therefor
The invention provides a low-cost access control device for identification and authentication in both the "digital" and "physical" worlds by contact-bound...
Systems and methods for short range wireless data transfer
Systems and methods for application level authentication are provided for use with the low energy Bluetooth device and accessory. This includes receiving...
Wireless local area network authentication method and mobile terminal
A wireless local area network authentication method is provided that includes: automatically obtaining, by a mobile terminal, an access account and an access...
Secure processing system for use with a portable communication device
A machine-readable medium encoded with instructions to execute steps comprising: authorizing access to a system using a location of a portable communications...
Gateway router supporting session hand-off and content sharing among
clients of a local area network
A gateway router is positioned at a boundary of a local area network and a wide area network. The gateway router supports hand-off among client device and/or...
Apparatus and methods for separated security implementations in wireless
Systems, methods, and devices for communicating MPDUs having a plurality of types are described herein. One aspect of the disclosure provides a method of...
Secure and simplified procedure for joining a social Wi-Fi mesh network
Methods, systems, and devices are described for communications via a mesh network. To join an existing mesh network, a wireless communication device may...
Method of controlling states of mobile node and verifier therein for
receiving secret key
Disclosed are a verifier used in a mobile node and a method of controlling plural states of the mobile node. The verifier comprises a secret key receiving part...
Providing location-based information to a user of a mobile communication
Tools and techniques related to the provision of location based services via a mobile communications device. A system might comprise a mobile communications...
Correlating mobile device locations
Systems and methods related to the provision of location based services via a mobile communications device. In some cases, a plurality of mobile communication...
Virtual access point using single service set identifiers
An Access Point ("AP") apparatus comprising one or more processors containing program code. The program code may be configured to: (i) cause the AP to broadcast...
Mobile device configuration system and method
An asset bundle package is created with asset bundle package records for at least two user types and from one or more mobile phone service operators. The asset...
Avoiding formation of a call loop resulting from handling of a mobile
terminated call in parallel with a...
A call loop avoidance capability is provided for preventing formation of a call loop resulting from handling of a mobile terminated (MT) call in parallel with a...
Subscription transfer method, apparatus, and system
A subscription transfer method, apparatus, and system are provided. The method includes receiving a subscription transfer request message sent by a first user...
Method and apparatus for creating a time-sensitive grammar
The disclosure relates to creating a time-sensitive grammar. A device receives a plurality of data points, identifies a plurality of time gaps associated with...
Dynamic user recommendations for ban enabled media experiences
Disclosed is a method, performed in a Body Area Network (BAN) enabled media experience device for enabling transmission of a media experience according to a...
Contact management and dialing using conditional flow logic
A tool for contacts management and automated calling. The tool displays, by one or more computer processors, a contact page for adding a contact, wherein the...
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...
Smart card initial personalization
An exemplary technique is provided for an initial personalization of a smart card coupled with a communication device of a user. The smart card is configured to...
Mobility detection for edge applications in wireless communication
Various embodiments detect wireless communication device mobility in a wireless communication network. In one embodiment, one or more Internet Protocol (IP)...
Signal transmission method and device for device-to-device (D2D) in
wireless communication system
A method of transmitting a discovery signal by a first UE for device-to-device (D2D) communication in a wireless communication system according to the present...
Method and device for fingerprinting of wireless communication devices
A method for fingerprinting wireless devices and a method for using a device fingerprint for identifying wireless devices. A monitoring station listens to a...
Adaptive positioning reference signal (PRS) for indoor location
Methods and systems for adapting positioning reference signal (PRS) transmissions are disclosed. A server receives a request to support an emergency call...
Methods and systems for allocating resources from component carriers to a
public-safety mobile radio
Disclosed herein are methods and systems for allocating resources from component carriers to a public-safety mobile radio. An embodiment takes the form of a...
Collecting external accessory data at a mobile data collection platform
that obtains raw observables from an...
External accessory data is collected at a mobile data collection platform (MDCP) provided by an external accessory of the MDCP. An image that includes a point...
Mobile communication terminal, and system and method for safety service
A mobile communication terminal and a system and a method for safety service using the terminal for checking the user's location and a situation of the...
Cloud based collaborative mobile emergency call initiation and handling
An apparatus wearable by a user for automatically contacting a public safety access point (PSAP) is disclosed. The wearable apparatus includes several sensors...
Method of handling radio access and to prioritize subscribers in case of
In a multi-access environment, applications with high priority can temporarily, when needed, occupy parts or even complete resources from at least one of the...
Apparatus and method for sharing information through presence service in a
An apparatus is capable of sharing information through a presence service in a communication network and capable of providing presence information of a Mobile...
Method and apparatus for dynamically managing user profiles and status
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, receiving status change information from a first communication device of a first user over a...
Community interaction using mobile communication devices
Techniques are provided for delivering content to mobile communication devices related to interactions of members with a user community. The method involves...
Delivering specialized services to users of phones
An aspect of the present invention enables users to avail specialized services using missed calls. In one embodiment, a missed call server on receiving an...
Methods related to do-not-disturb modes activated by a mobile device are provided. An example method may include receiving a do-not-disturb notification by a...
Method and apparatus for adjusting device functionalities based on
location, movement, and/or noise
An approach is provided adjusting one or more device functionalities based on location, movement, noise, or a combination thereof. An adjustment platform...
Preventing dropped calls through behavior prediction
Described herein are techniques related to preventing dropped cellular phone calls through predicting the behavior of cell phones along a route traveled by a...
System and methods for integrating short message service messaging with
contact center applications
A system for routing short message service (SMS) messages to endpoints in a contact center includes a first node for receiving SMS message streams from multiple...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
There is provided an information processing apparatus including: a search unit that searches for an apparatus, which is suitable for providing event...