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Uplink behavior for a device using multiple radio access technologies
Improving uplink behavior for a user equipment (UE) having a radio capable of communicating using at least a first radio access technology (RAT) and a second...
System and method for performing emergency calls over WiFi when a cellular
network is unavailable
A station that performs methods related to emergency calls. In one example, the station determines that a first connection to a cellular network is unavailable,...
Method to control reconfiguration of multiple radio access bearers in a
Methods to control reconfiguration of multiple radio access bearers in a mobile wireless device connected to a wireless network are described. The mobile...
Multiple network mobile device connection management
A mobile wireless device maintains registration on two parallel wireless communication networks that each use different wireless communication protocols. In...
Adaptive out of service scanning
A method for selecting an out of service (OOS) scan mode for a wireless communication device is provided. The method can include the wireless communication...
Shared tertiary chain for improved LTE throughput
In a wireless communication device that has LTE and 1.times. capabilities and multiple receive chains, this application provides for sharing non-LTE receive...
Cellular network assisted proximity services registration procedures and
event framework for proximity...
A system, apparatus, and method for providing proximity services (ProSe) registration, proximity request, proximity alert, proximity request cancellation, and...
Methods and apparatus for adaptive receiver mode selection during
Methods and apparatus for adaptively adjusting receiver operation during non-continuous (e.g., discontinuous) reception. In one exemplary embodiment, a user...
System and method for transitioning to a vehicle network resource
Systems and methods for transitioning between networks are disclosed. A multifunction device detects a vehicle network advertisement beacon over a first...
Method and apparatus for using a wireless communication device with
multiple service providers
Configuring a mobile wireless communication device using a carrier service configuration profile selected from a set of stored carrier service configuration...
Device and method for discovery channel hopping scheme
A device and method generates a hopping scheme for mobile stations of a wireless network. The method includes receiving a number of channels N of the wireless...
Managing a packet service call within mobile communications user equipment
While a circuit service, CS, call is in progress, a request for a packet service, PS, call is received from a background task that is running in the mobile...
A microphone includes elements to protect against overpressure, such as from sudden physical shock. A cavity between ambient atmosphere and the microphone...
Encoding blocks in video frames containing text using histograms of
A block input component of a video encoding pipeline may, for a block of pixels in a video frame, compute gradients in multiple directions, and may accumulate...
Systems and methods for receiving infrared data with a camera designed to
detect images based on visible light
Systems and methods for receiving infrared data with a camera designed to detect images based on visible light are provided. A system can include a camera and...
Highlight exposure metric and its applications
Systems, methods, and computer readable media for the use of a metric whose value is especially sensitive to the information lost when an image's pixels are...
Activity continuation between electronic devices
The described embodiments transfer an activity from a source electronic device to a companion electronic device. The source electronic device receives activity...
Discrete narrow-band switching frequency avoidance of a switch mode power
The switching frequency of a switch mode PFM power converter is compared with a predetermined frequency range that contains the operating frequency of a nearby...
Electronic device with satellite navigation system slot antennas
An electronic device may be provided with a satellite positioning system slot antenna. The slot antenna may include a slot in a metal housing. The slot may be...
Methods for manufacturing an antenna tuning element in an electronic
Custom antenna structures may be used to improve antenna performance and to compensate for manufacturing variations in electronic device antennas. An electronic...
Fan-out PoP stacking process
Package on package structures and manners of formation are described. In an embodiment, an array of trenches is formed partially through a fan-out substrate. In...
Micro device with stabilization post
A method and structure for stabilizing an array of micro devices is disclosed. A stabilization layer includes an array of stabilization cavities and array of...
Thermal module accounting for increased board/die size in a portable
This application relates to a low profile, small footprint cooling stack that does not extend substantially beyond a footprint of an integrated circuit to which...
Relaxing verification conditions in memory programming and erasure
A method for data storage includes setting a plurality of memory cells to hold respective target analog values, by applying to the memory cells a sequence of...
Detecting a user's voice activity using dynamic probabilistic models of
Method of detecting voice activity starts with by generating probabilistic models that respectively model features of speech dynamically over time....
At least certain embodiments of the present disclosure include a method for animating a display region, windows, or views displayed on a display of a device....
Methods and systems for upgrade and synchronization of securely installed
applications on a computing device
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide for upgrades and synchronization of applications installed on a device, such as a mobile device. In one...
Systems and methods for presenting data items
Systems, methods, and software for presenting data are described. Previously accessed data items are presented in a manner that is non-chronological relative to...
Memory management unit with prefetch ability
Techniques are disclosed relating to integrated circuits that implement a virtual memory. In one embodiment, an integrated circuit is disclosed that includes a...
Operand cache design
Instructions may require one or more operands to be executed, which may be provided from a register file. In the context of a GPU, however, a register file may...
Queue debugging using stored backtrace information
When queuing work items for asynchronous execution, the approaches set forth herein enable a debugger to provide more meaningful and complete stack trace...
Pre-heated software installation
Some embodiments of a method and an apparatus for pre-heated software installation have been presented. In one embodiment, packages of updates to software are...
Self capacitance implementation method
A circuit for detecting a touch or proximity event on a touch input device is provided. The circuit is able to mitigate the effects that parasitic capacitance...
Zoom-based gesture user interface
A method includes arranging, by a computer, multiple interactive objects as a hierarchical data structure, each node of the hierarchical data structure...
Gaze-enhanced virtual touchscreen
A method, including presenting, by a computer, multiple interactive items on a display coupled to the computer, receiving an input indicating a direction of a...
Invisible, light-transmissive display system
An invisible, light-transmissive display system with a light resistant material is provided. Substantially invisible holes penetrate through at least a portion...
Electronic device having components with stress visualization features
An electronic device may have housing structures, electrical components, and other electronic device structures. Stress sensing structures may be formed using...
Amorphous alloy component or feedstock and methods of making the same
Described herein is a method of combining discrete pieces of BMG in to a BMG feedstock that has at least one dimension greater than a critical dimension of the...
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Insert molded device housings for portable electronic devices
Improved techniques for forming an electronic device housing in which an outer housing member can be assembled with one or more other housing members of the...
Electrical and mechanical interconnection for electronic components
The described embodiments relate generally to electronic devices and more particularly to methods for forming mechanical and electrical connections between...
Earpiece integrated magnetic shielding for mitigating ingress of magnetic
This document describes methods and apparatus for reducing a magnetic field emitted by an earpiece assembly from extending substantially outside a device...
Method and apparatus for on demand video and other content rental
A video on demand system in the context of the Internet, for video rentals. A user accesses an on-line store to rent a video program or movie. The rental is for...
Providing frame delay using a temporal filter
A temporal filter in an image processing pipeline may insert a frame delay when filtering an image frame. A given pixel of a current image frame may be received...
Luma-based color matching
Some embodiments provide a computer program for performing a color matching operation. The computer program identifies first and second images. Each image...
Physical downlink control channel decoding
Methods and apparatuses to reduce resource consumption by a mobile wireless device when decoding control channel information, such as a physical downlink...