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Third-party control of call-related services for a mobile station and
A system and method are disclosed that provide for the control, by a third party, of call-related services that are provided to a wireless subscriber. For each...
CQI verification for a roaming WCD
A Mobility Management Entity (MME) of a wireless network and verification method for verifying a Channel Quality Indicator (CQI) of a roaming Wireless...
Mobility detection for edge applications in wireless communication
Various embodiments detecting wireless communication device mobility in a wireless communication network. In one embodiment, one or more Internet Protocol (IP)...
Protocols for facilitating broader access in wireless communications by
conditionally authorizing a charge to...
Structures and protocols are presented for signaling a status or decision concerning a wireless service or device within a region to a communication device...
Communication method and apparatus
A communication method includes the steps of transmitting, by means of a first communication apparatus, personal information to a second communication...
System and method for multi-frame message exchange between personal mobile
Embodiments of the present invention provide an improved system, method, and computer program product for electronic messaging that augments and/or expands a...
Relaying mobile communications
A system, method and apparatus for relaying mobile communications is provided. The system hosts a communication application operated by mobile communication...
Controlling a crowd of multiple mobile station devices
A method and apparatus of communicating with multiple mobile station devices in a concerted effort is disclosed. According to one example method of operation...
Determining a location of a target wireless device
Various techniques and systems are provided for determining a location of a target wireless device. Specifically, various techniques and systems are provided...
Matching users in a location-based service
Embodiments of the present application relate to a method, apparatus, and system for matching users in connection with a Location-Based Service. The method...
Executing applications in conjunction with other devices
A method and electronic device for executing application concurrently with other devices are provided. An address of an external electronic device and a...
Efficient machine-to-machine data notifications
A server device may be configured to store association information that associates a group of machine-to-machine ("M2M") devices with a group of customer...
Subscriber identification module ("SIM") based machine-to-machine ("M2M")
client systems, methods, and apparatuses
Exemplary subscriber identification module ("SIM") based machine-to-machine ("M2M") client systems, methods, and apparatuses are described herein. An exemplary...
Methods and apparatus for determining address of a machine type
communication device in a wireless network
Techniques, systems and apparatus are described for implementing a framework for an address determination technique for IPv4 addressing of MTC devices behind...
Features and optimizations for personal communication device based public
Systems and methods are described herein, a method including, but not limited to, transmitting, at a first frame time, a first number of redundant data packets;...
Sound processor apparatuses that facilitate battery type detection and
communication with a programming system
An exemplary sound processor apparatus included in an auditory prosthesis system includes 1) an interface assembly that includes at least a first contact, 2) a...
Wireless sound-emitting device and system for remotely controlling a
A wireless sound-emitting device includes a housing adapted to be coupled to a wall at a source of electric power, a loudspeaker positioned at a periphery of...
Vibration pickup device, vibration measurement device, measurement system,
and measurement method
A vibration pickup device for measuring an electronic device that transmits sound to a user via vibration transmission by pressing a vibrating body held in a...
Unidirectional close-talking microphone and microphone cap
The orientation of the directional axis and the directionality of a microphone are adjusted through a simple configuration. A unidirectional close-talking...
Wireless transmission terminal, wireless receiving terminal, wireless
communication system, wireless...
A wireless transmission terminal wirelessly transmits data in a multicast manner to wireless receiving terminals that set whether to wirelessly transmit...
Automatically granting network access and distributing prorated network
access payments based on prior usage at...
A user profile server stores a particular user profile corresponding to a user who belongs to a plurality of separate loyalty programs, and the particular user...
Electronic device audio volume reduction in response to audio
Presented is a method of facilitating use of an audio communication device, such as a telephone, in the presence of an electronic device capable of generating...
Transfer of data related to broadcast programming over a communication
A broadcast programming receiver is provided which includes a broadcast programming interface, a memory, a communication network interface, and output...
Remote control processing method, device and system
Provided are a remote control processing method, device and system. The method comprises: a mobile terminal acquires the address of an STB which is unable to...
Accessing content via a matrix code
A system for accessing content corresponding to a matrix barcode, such as a video and/or audio content. The system may include a mobile computing device in...
Content recording method, recording apparatus, and recording system
A content recording method for a recording apparatus includes the following steps: an automatic recording control step of automatically recording a first...
Multi-stream container information communication between information
A multimedia content container storing multimedia content in plural formats has a portion of the multimedia content transmuxed in a selected one of the plural...
Distribution control apparatus, distribution control method, and computer
A distribution control apparatus is connected to a communication terminal via a network. The distribution control apparatus includes a receiving unit, a...
Communication management system, communication system, communication
terminal, communication management method,...
A communication management system starts transmission of first image data captured at a first communication terminal to a second communication terminal through...
Display apparatus and control method thereof
A display apparatus including: a camera configured to photograph a first user of the display apparatus; a communication interface configured to communicate with...
Apparatus for intelligent and autonomous video content generation and
A system for automatically capturing an event of interest in a venue is disclosed, comprising a plurality of cameras for capturing video images of the event;...
System and method for sending, delivery and receiving of faxes
Embodiments of systems and methods for the sending, delivery and receiving of faxes are disclosed herein. In particular, certain embodiments include a fax...
Image processing apparatus, and remote operation system for image
An image processing apparatus is configured to be capable of being remotely operated by a terminal device via a wireless communication line. The image...
Electronic apparatus capable of connecting to accessory device, method of
controlling the same, storage medium,...
An electronic apparatus capable of confirming connection between a body and an accessory without performing communication therebetween. When transmitting first...
Automated determination of power transmission resistance
A system for optimizing the transmission of power through multiple conductors from a remote power source to a local communications device including: (a) a...
Methods, systems, and products for sharing usage plans
Shared usage plans are popular with families, friends, and small businesses. These shared usage plans share some cumulative utilization of resources, such as...
Mobile communication device configured for transit application
An apparatus configured for transit application and methods for utilizing the apparatus for transit application is disclosed. One embodiment of the invention is...
System and method for corporate mobile subscription management
This invention relates generally to a system and method to provide mobile subscription service management for medium and large corporations, allowing continuing...
Information providing apparatus and method thereof
An information providing apparatus including a communication unit configured to form a communication network with a plurality of mobile terminals within a...
System, method, and apparatus for using alternative numbers for routing
voice calls and short messages in a...
A system, method and computer-readable medium for allowing the use of an alternative numbering plan for delivering short messages to mobile subscribers using...
Call forwarding system and method for forwarding a call to a terminal
through near-field wireless communication
In a call forwarding system, a management apparatus of the call forwarding system determines service terminals capable of near field wireless communication...
Virtual interactions in contact center operations
A contact center has channels for receiving communications requesting interaction with an agent, agent stations providing connection ability to received...
Method and system for providing a hold media service
An approach is provided for determining that a device has been placed on a hold status during a communication session, wherein hold media is presented to the...
Method for decoupling caller routing services and off-net data acquisition
Call routing system and method for routing calls based upon an initiator's current location in a wireless communications network. The call routing system...
Methods and apparatus for line selection in a communication device
Embodiments of an apparatus and methods for selecting a communication line from two or more lines on a communication device are described herein. The...
System and method for encrypting and recording media for a contact center
A system and method for recording media for a contact center where a processor is configured to determine that media exchanged between first and second...
Controlled-environment facility resident communication detection
Systems and methods insert a modulated signal into audio of a controlled-environment facility resident's side of a call, such as by a controlled-environment...
Mobile station and mobile communication method
A mobile station and a mobile communication method are provided, which are, if being able to output a local ringing tone and a NW-provided ringing tone, capable...
Mobile electronic device, control method, and computer program product
A mobile electronic device includes a communication unit, a display, and a controller. The communication unit performs communication for a phone call. The...
Communications system providing automatic text-to-speech conversion
features and related methods
A communications system may include at least one mobile wireless communications device, and a wireless communications network for sending text messages thereto....