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Method and apparatus for candidate list generation for uplink V-MIMO
A method selects mobile station candidates for use with virtual multiple-input multiple-output ("V-MIMO") in a communication system. The communication system...
Apparatus and method for controlling the temperature of a mobile device
A method implemented on a mobile device that starts by receiving a temperature reading from a sensor included on the mobile device. The temperature reading is...
Reducing power consumption when bridging independent chipsets
A wireless communication device architecture is provided. The wireless communication device can include a WLAN chipset, a cellular chipset, and an application...
Performing neighboring cell searches while transitioning to connected-mode
Performing cell re-selection by a wireless user equipment (UE) device. A first cell on which to camp may be selected. The UE may camp on the first cell in an...
Negotiating different mobile IP delivery styles
The present invention provides a system and method to selectively negotiate different delivery styles for different types of packets sent from the Mobile Node...
Remote messaging for mobile communication device and accessory
Message notifications to an accessory from a mobile communication device are provided according to some embodiments of the invention. When a message such as a...
Location transition determination
Methods, systems, and computer program product for location transition determination are described. A mobile device can use location fingerprint data and sensor...
Earphone having an acoustic tuning mechanism
An earphone comprising an earphone housing having a body portion, the body portion having an acoustic output opening to output sound from a driver positioned...
System and method for automatic image capture control in digital imaging
A method for automatic image capture control and digital imaging is described. An image buffer is initialized to store a digital image produced by an image...
Dynamic audio parameter adjustment using touch sensing
An audio communications device has a handset in which a touch sensing ear piece region is coupled to an acoustic leakage analyzer. The acoustic leakage analyzer...
Automatically adjusting country and area codes when doing a business card
or telephone number exchange
A telephone number is automatically adjusted in the context a business card or other telephone number exchange. The country code, area code, or other prefix...
Methods and systems for fast account setup
Methods and systems are provided for collecting, storing, and transmitting account information in a matchable form, and for using this information to quickly...
Method and system for authenticating an accessory
A method, system, and connector interface for authenticating an accessory. the method includes performing a first authentication operation on the accessory by...
Methods for secure restoration of personal identity credentials into
A method and system for securely enrolling personal identity credentials into personal identification devices. The system of the invention comprises the...
Distributed ARQ for wireless communication system
Systems and apparatus for providing distributed Automatic Repeat Request (ARQ) in a wireless communication system are described herein. In one embodiment, a...
The invention is directed to a method of synchronizing transmission between two nodes in a wireless network. The method comprises the steps of obtaining an...
Connectors and methods for manufacturing connectors
Frames for plug connectors capable of being a reduced size may include features to support contacts, house circuitry for coupling with the contacts, facilitate...
Compliant mount for connector
A compliant mount for use in a connector or connection adapter is disclosed. The compliant mount may be used in a connection between a portable electronic...
Multiband antennas formed from bezel bands with gaps
Electronic devices are provided that contain wireless communications circuitry. The wireless communications circuitry may include radio-frequency transceiver...
Soft readout from analog memory cells in the presence of read threshold
A method includes storing data in a group of analog memory cells by writing respective analog values into the memory cells in the group. After storing the data,...
Gate line driver circuit for display element array
Gate line driver circuitry applies an output pulse to each of several gate lines for a display element array. The circuitry has a number of gate drivers each...
Method, system and apparatus for providing visual feedback of a map view
Methods, systems and apparatus are described to provide visual feedback of a change in map view. Various embodiments may display a map view of a map in a...
Color adjustors for color segments
A non-transitory machine readable medium that has a computer program for adjusting color values of an image represented in a color space. The image includes a...
Finger sensing apparatus using hybrid matching and associated methods
A finger sensing apparatus may include a finger sensor including an integrated circuit (IC) substrate, an array of finger sensing elements on the IC substrate,...
Slideshows comprising various forms of media
Methods and apparatus are provided providing users with the ability to create and produce multimedia devices. In one aspect of the present invention, users are...
Cross dependency checking logic
Systems and methods for maintaining an order of transactions in the coherence point. The coherence point stores attributes associated with received transactions...
System cache with cache hint control
Methods and apparatuses for utilizing a cache hint mechanism in which a requesting agent can provide hints as to how data corresponding to a request should be...
Enhanced debugging for embedded devices
Methods, machine-readable tangible storage media, and data processing systems that enable a debug host device to acquire memory dump information from a debug...
Accessing metadata with an external host
Systems and processes may be used to retrieve metadata from a nonvolatile memory of a portable device and transmit the retrieved metadata to an external host....
Register renamer that handles multiple register sizes aliased to the same
A processor may include a physical register file and a register renamer. The register renamer may be organized into even and odd banks of entries, where each...
Multifunctional environment for image cropping
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, are described for combining the crop function with zoom, pan and...
Detecting and interpreting real-world and security gestures on touch and
hover sensitive devices
"Real-world" gestures such as hand or finger movements/orientations that are generally recognized to mean certain things (e.g., an "OK" hand signal generally...
Interactive reality augmentation for natural interaction
Embodiments of the invention provide apparatus and methods for interactive reality augmentation, including a 2-dimensional camera (36) and a 3-dimensional...
Low-power GPU states for reducing power consumption
The disclosed embodiments provide a system that drives a display from a computer system. During operation, the system detects an idle state in a first...
Link clock change during veritcal blanking
Embodiments of an apparatus for implementing a display port interface are disclosed. The apparatus may include a source processor and a sink processor coupled...
Dual purpose touch sensor panel and optical retarder
When a user operates a touch sensor panel having an LCD device outdoors or in a bright environment, light reflecting off the device can create glare. In order...
Camera module with artificial muscle actuator and structure for focusing
A camera module includes an image sensor having a first threaded portion. A lens assembly includes an electro-active polymer (EAP) structure having a...
Test system with temporary test structures
Electronic device structures such as a conductive housing member that forms part of an antenna may be tested during manufacturing. A test system may be provided...
Test systems with cables that support multiple communications buses
A test system may include test stations for testing a device under test. The test stations may each include test equipment that may be connected to a device...
Bidirectional radio-frequency probing
Wireless electronic devices may include wireless communications circuitry such as a transceiver, antenna, and other wireless circuitry. The transceiver may be...
Integrated optoelectronic modules with transmitter, receiver and
beam-combining optics for aligning a beam axis...
An optoelectronic module includes a micro-optical substrate and a beam transmitter, including a laser die mounted on the micro-optical substrate and configured...
Display screen or portion thereof with icon
Display screen or portion thereof with icon
Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Display screen or portion thereof with a graphical user interface
Electromagnetic interference shielding techniques
Methods and apparatuses are disclosed for fabricating a printed circuit board (PCB) having electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding and also having reduced...
Methods and apparatus for network selection in overlapping network
Methods and apparatus for prioritizing network selection for overlapping networks. Overlapping networks include multiple networks with, for instance, different...
Methods to control multiple radio access bearers in a wireless device
A method to control multiple radio access bearers is performed at a mobile wireless communication device when the mobile wireless communication device is...