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Method and apparatus for deriving cell characteristic values
A method of deriving cell characteristic values for cells within a wireless communication network. The method for determining a set of cells for which cell...
Method and apparatus for moving network equipment within a communication
A method and apparatus for moving network equipment is provided herein. During operation, an optimal base station configuration will be determined....
Method for calculating radio coverage in wireless device
Disclosed is a method for calculating a radio coverage in a wireless device for calculating a protective distance so as not to allow a secondary user sharing a...
Methods and systems for performing dynamic spectrum arbitrage based on
eNodeB transition states
A dynamic spectrum arbitrage (DSA) system may include a dynamic spectrum policy controller (DPC) and a dynamic spectrum controller (DSC) that together...
Capacity sharing between wireless systems
Systems and methods presented herein provide for capacity sharing between wireless systems. In one embodiment, a scheduler is operable with a plurality of...
Channel switching in mesh type networks
The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus which enable flexible channel switching by exchanging channel information among network nodes to...
Interface aware channel selection schemes
An access point is configured to determine a frequency channel to operate on. The access point includes a storage element having machine executable code therein...
Using a wireless beacon to provide access credentials to a secure network
There are provided systems and methods for using a wireless beacon to provide access credentials to a secure network. A network access device, such as a WiFi...
Electronic device and content sharing method
A method of sharing content for an electronic device is provided. The electronic device is capable of changing contents that are to be shared when a network...
Configurator forced client network rejoining
A collocated device functioning as a configurator can use short and long button activations to enter a configuration state, open a timing window, and force...
Virtualization of the evolved packet core to create a local EPC
Systems and methods are disclosed for a local evolved packet core (EPC) that interoperates with an eNodeB and a remote EPC. if it is determined that it is...
Method, apparatus and system of communication over multiple frequency
Devices, systems and methods of communication over multiple wireless communication frequency bands. For example, a multiple frequency band (multi-band) wireless...
ID-based control unit-key fob pairing
A key fob includes a transceiver to send and receive signals, a memory to store a key fob identification (KFID), and a processor coupled to said transceiver and...
Systems and methods for providing a virtual assistant
A mobile device comprising at least one computer-readable storage medium configured to store user profile information of a user of the mobile device; and at...
Mobile communication method, relay node, and radio base station
The present invention relates to a mobile communication method of sending and receiving the signaling of an S1AP/X2AP layer on DRB established between a radio...
Selective regulation of information transmission from mobile applications
to third-party privacy compliant...
Cross-component message encryption
Often, for reasons of wireless bandwidth conservation, incomplete messages are provided to wireless messaging devices. Employing cryptography, for secrecy or...
Wireless communication system to provide call routing when connection to a
core network is lost
A wireless communication system provides call routing when the connection to a core network is lost. A base station wirelessly exchanges data packets associated...
Method and system for obtaining IMEI of mobile station and base station
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a method and a system for obtaining an international mobile equipment identity of a mobile station and a base...
Customizable serviceability mechanism
An approach is provided in which a mobile device collects serviceability data from applications executing on the mobile device based upon one or more...
Apparatus and method for detecting a personal communication device in a
An apparatus for detecting a personal communication device (PCD) in a vehicle is provided. The apparatus includes one or more near field communication (NFC)...
Provisioning wireless subscriptions using software-based subscriber
Provisioning of a cellular subscription to a mobile device is performed over a Wi-Fi network, wherein the mobile device may be configured to use a...
Provisioning a plurality of computing devices
Example techniques and systems may transmit provisioning information to respective computing devices for self-provisioning of each of the respective computing...
Method and apparatus for performing closed subscriber group grouping in
wireless communication system
A method and apparatus for grouping home eNodeBs (HeNBs) in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes grouping a plurality of HeNBs into...
Power management in crowd-sourced lost-and-found service
Power management techniques for crowd-sourced lost-and-found service are described. A mobile device participating in the crowd-sourced lost-and-found service...
Network with isolated nodes
A stationary short-range wireless communication device acts as a node of a network where nodes are isolated from each other and comprises a communication unit...
Methods, computer program products and apparatuses enabling to improve
network controlled discovery in mobile...
A network entity interlaces with at least one other apparatus. The network entity receives a plurality of reports from respective terminals, each report being...
Rating group-specific actions for mobile networks
In general, techniques are described for facilitating fine-grained charging control for multi-service subscriber sessions by configuring charging control...
Method and apparatus for providing access to local services and
applications to multi-agency responders
A mobile device, associated with a responder of the visiting agency and present in the geographical jurisdiction of the local agency, maintains a first mutual...
Metrics for traffic steering in a wireless network
Metrics may be used by user equipment (UE) to steer traffic through different access networks or to provide access network mobility decisions. For example, in...
Intuitive computing methods and systems
The present disclosure relates generally to mobile devices and content recognition. One claim recites a mobile device comprising: a sensor; a display screen;...
Mobile communication device and communication method
A mobile communication device (10) that relays communication between a sensor device (50) located in a neighbor area and a server device (70) includes a...
Transportable telecommunication interconnection device
A transportable telecommunication interconnection device for interconnecting a plurality of communication devices to a telecommunication network, comprising: a...
Method and system for supporting a translation-based communication service
and terminal supporting the service
The present disclosure relates to a method and a system for a translation-based communication service operation. The method includes: establishing a...
System and method for reassigning an active mobile telephone call from
device to another device
Systems and methods for reassigning active mobile telephone calls from one device to another device are provided. The systems and methods include receiving and...
Method of sending messages to devices not configured to receive them
A system having a server for receiving a message from a sending device executing a messaging application and for sending a message notification alert to a...
Short message service protocol gateway
A system for communicating short message service messages from a SMS application to a wireless communication device. The system includes a protocol gateway for...
Method for off-loading driver wireless activities to passengers via the
vehicle wireless interface
A smart device interface for a vehicle. The smart device interface includes a transmitter/receiver and a controller. The transmitter/receiver is configured to...
Managing registration with a push-to-talk communication system
A wireless device is determined to be in communication with a first access node is at a location in a coverage area of a first communication network, and it is...
Using push notifications to trigger an announcing UE to update location
info in LTE direct
A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for wireless communication are provided. The apparatus receives, from a second UE, a first signal...
Methods, apparatuses and computer program products for providing automatic
maintenance of a geoposition system
An apparatus for augmenting associations between places and fingerprints includes a processor and memory storing executable computer code causing the apparatus...
Methods and systems for monitoring moving UE/vehicle speed in wireless
A network node in a mobile network monitors vehicle speed based on the registered User Equipments (UEs)/Vehicles. The network node receives information of the...
Determining a propagation-time adjustment for a wireless coverage area,
based on information provided by...
A method and system that account for one or more propagation-time components in a transmission path between a base station and a wireless terminal in a coverage...
Method of setting initial location of user terminal via interaction with
user and user terminal
A method of setting an initial location of a user terminal via an interaction with a user and a user terminal is provided. The method includes measuring a...
Geographic location-based communications method, mobile terminal, server,
and geographic location-based...
The present disclosure discloses a current geographic location-based communications method, a mobile terminal, and a server, the method including: generating a...
Integration of wired information and wireless information to locate a
One embodiment described herein includes a method of determining the location of a wireless device. The method includes capturing wired information about wired...
Limiting user operations
An information processing device having a lock function for restricting user operations and a mechanism executed by this information processing device are...
SUPL-WiFi access point controller location based services for WiFi enabled
A WiFi Access Point (AP) controller with location capabilities (e.g., an MSE) provides location to a SUPL location server platform (SLP), for response to a...
Small cell activation control of portable multi-purpose wireless device
In a network node, wireless device, or both, a method for controlling activation or deactivation of a small cell activity of a portable multi-purpose wireless...
A location of a first mobile device associated with a first user is determined, and a location of a second mobile device associated with a second user is...