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Method and apparatus to concurrently notify emergency contacts during an
emergency voice call based on network...
A method and apparatus for automatically sending a data message from a mobile device to at least one recipient during or soon after an emergency voice call, the...
Dynamically loading voice engine locale settings
A method includes receiving an incoming call from a caller's device in a called device. A locale preference associated with the caller's device is determined. A...
Systems and methods for prioritizing messages on a mobile device
A method, performed by a mobile communication device, may include receiving a message; extracting one or more features associated with the message; and...
Push-to-talk clip system
The present invention comprises a holster for securing a PTT switch to a user that employs a single piece body having opposed top and bottom sides connected by...
Identifying groups for a social networking system user based on group
characteristics and likelihood of user...
A social networking system selects a set of groups for presentation to a user of the social networking system. To select groups, the social networking system...
Method and system of outputting in a vehicle data streamed by mobile
A system for outputting visual data from a mobile device application on a mobile computing device to a vehicle display, the system comprising a wireless...
Remote communication device call origination using a data channel
A system and method for carrying out communications with a remote communication device (RCD) utilizes a data channel communication path to provide a call...
System and method for communication spread across multiple physical layer
A system and method for controlling particular communication capabilities of an electronic device located within an electronic communication room (ECR) includes...
Performing data collection based on internal raw observables using a
mobile data collection platform
An image that includes a point of interest is captured using an image capturing device that is part of the mobile data collection platform. Raw observables are...
Inferring device theft based on historical location data
A set of mobile devices are designated as a related set of mobile devices for loss indication purposes. Machine logic rules are developed to indicate loss of a...
Telematics furtherance visualization system
A method and apparatus for use in a mobile device telemetry system is disclosed. The method and apparatus relate to a telematics furtherance visualization...
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...
Beacon deployment for use with location based services (LBS)
An infrastructure of Bluetooth and/or Wi-Fi enabled RF tags or beacons deployed within a structure, an urban environment, a residence, buildings, real estate...
Narrow beam mesh network
Methods, apparatuses, and systems relating to narrow beam communications and wireless networking are disclosed. Exemplary methods for wireless networking and...
System and method for selecting a Wi-Fi access point for position
Methods, systems, computer-readable media, and apparatuses for position determination are presented. In some embodiments, a method for position determination...
Device and method for containing and tracking a subject using satellite
A device disposed on a subject for determining whether the subject is inside or outside of a containment zone, the containment zone having a portion of a...
Estimating whether or not a wireless terminal is in a geographic zone
using pattern classification
A method and apparatus are disclosed for estimating whether or not a wireless terminal is in a geographic zone. The illustrative embodiment employs a pattern...
Management of moving objects
A system comprising a plurality of first subsystems respectively operable to manage a plurality of first regions in a geographic space; and a plurality of...
Apparatus and method for monitoring a location of a movable information
A first monitoring device is disposed at a predetermined position and configured to monitor a location of an information apparatus that is movable, by...
Rotation based alignment of a group of wireless tags
A method for determining a location of a wireless tag, the method may include generating or receiving, by a tagged mobile device, an estimated location of...
System and method for providing a descriptor for a location to a recipient
A method for providing a descriptor of a location to a recipient includes receiving location data of the location from a user and using the location data to...
Wearable apparatus and controlling method thereof
A wearable apparatus, which includes a positioning module, a local wireless communication module and a processor module, is disclosed. The processor module is...
Method for reconstructing the map of an environment surrounding a wireless
device and wireless device...
A method for reconstructing the map of an environment (20) surrounding a wireless device (100), the environment (20) being equipped with one or more radio...
Location determination of wireless stations using one-to-many
Certain embodiments herein relate to efficient location determination by wireless stations using one-to-many communication techniques. Location determination...
System and method for managing location services in wireless networks
Described herein are methods, systems, apparatuses and products for managing location services in wireless networks. One aspect provides a method of receiving...
Synchronization for mapping applications
A user can access a mapping application from multiple devices, and updates made through one application can automatically be synchronized across the other...
Apparatus and method for playing music
Provided is an apparatus and method for playing music, which can play music by simply sharing the music with an external device. An apparatus for playing music...
Near field communication system, and method of operating same
In one aspect, this disclosure is directed to an activity tracking device having a size and shape adapted for physical coupling with a user. The activity...
Smart monitor system and hand-held electronic device
A smart monitor system includes a hand-held electronic device and a monitor. The hand-held electronic device includes a panel, a control unit, a touch-sensing...
Waveguide with ports for near field communication
A computing device comprises a head that can be docked to a base. The base includes a base transceiver to transmit (or receive) a signal via a first port of a...
Near field communication device, electronic system having the same and
method of controlling power in near...
A near field communication (NFC) device includes a resonance unit and an NFC chip. The resonance unit emits an electromagnetic wave to communicate data with an...
Apparatus, system and method of docking a mobile device with wireless
Some demonstrative embodiments include apparatuses, systems and method of transferring data between a mobile device and one or more peripheral devices via a...
Interactive information method and system
Methods of providing information using an interactive information device (2) are provided. A first method comprises displaying on a display (3) of an...
Auto-provisioning for internet-of-things devices
A connectivity device includes a microcontroller, a network interface coupled to the microcontroller, and a non-transitory storage device coupled to the...
Associating a particular account configuration during the out of box
experience for a mobile device
A method of providing particular account configurations to a user of a mobile device based on a predetermined account configuration offering between a mobile...
Real-time loudspeaker distance estimation with stereo audio
A method for estimating a distance between a first and a second loudspeaker characterized by playing back a first stereo source signal vector s.sub.1 on the...
Adaptive room equalization using a speaker and a handheld listening device
A loudspeaker that measures the impulse response of a listening area is described. The loudspeaker may output sounds corresponding to a segment of an audio...
Audio signal reproduction device and audio signal reproduction method
An audio signal reproduction device generates, from an obtained audio signal, first reproduction signals for the first speaker group, sounds from which are...
Surround component generator
Provided is a surround component generation device capable of generating surround components for multichannel reproduction based on two-channel audio signals...
Calibration error conditions
Examples described herein involve identifying one or more error conditions during calibration of one or more playback devices in a playback environment. A...
Bodily function sound anonymization
Apparatuses, systems, methods, and software for bodily function sound anonymization.
System and method for adapting a loudspeaker signal
An audio controller for use with a loudspeaker that generates sound in dependence upon a loudspeaker signal is disclosed. The loudspeaker includes a voice coil....
Detecting headphone earpiece location and orientation based on
differential user ear temperature
Techniques for determining whether a speaker element, or "earpiece," of an earphone or headphone set is located within, or proximate to, a right ear, a left...
Device comprising a plurality of audio sensors and a method of operating
There is provided a method of operating a device, the device comprising a plurality of audio sensors and being configured such that when a first audio sensor of...
Audio synchronization among playback devices using offset information
Embodiments are provided for audio synchronization of one or more playback devices using offset information. In an example embodiment, a first device receives,...
Acoustic echo cancellation (AEC) with conferencing environment templates
In at least some embodiments, a computer system includes a processor and a network interface coupled to the processor. The computer system also includes a...
Attenuating tip for hearing aid
A hearing aid includes a speaker in a tip that is located in an ear canal. The tip includes a coupling, a retainer that mechanically engages the coupling, and a...
Enhancement of reverberant speech by binary mask estimation
The invention is directed to a single channel mask estimation method capable of improving reverberant speech identification for CI users. The method is based on...
Hearing assistance device comprising an input transducer system
The application relates to a hearing assistance device (HAD) comprising (a) an input transducer system comprising (a1) an audio input transducer (AIT), and (a2)...
Hearing aid specialized as a supplement to lip reading
A hearing aid is disclosed. The hearing aid comprises a microphone adapted to receive sound signals, an amplifier configured to amplify signals received by the...