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Smart power management system and related method
According to one disclosed embodiment, a smart power management system includes a power conversion unit having a communication module and a power management...
Phased array feeder (PAF) for point to point links
A point-to-point (PtP) communication system includes a near end antenna device configured to transmit a narrow antenna beam over a wireless link, and includes a...
Content addressable memory (CAM) device having substrate array line
A content addressable memory (CAM) device can include a plurality of CAM cells each formed within a cell area of a substrate. Each cell area can have a cell...
Microbump and sacrificial pad pattern
Embodiments described herein generally relate to connections for integrated circuit (IC) dies. For example, in an embodiment an integrated circuit (IC) die is...
Utilizing a gateway for brokering and/or arbitrating service consumption
A broadband gateway may provision services requested in a home network managed and/or serviced by the broadband gateway by a user associated with the broadband...
Method for saving power on multi-channel devices
A method for turning a multi-channel link into a power saving mode may include detecting one or more events including a drop in a data throughput of the...
Securing transmit openings
A technique for securing transmit opening helps enhance the operation of a station that employs the technique. The technique may facilitate low latency response...
Apparatus and method for peer discovery
There is provided a method, including: causing, by a second node, reception of a discovery message on a radio layer directly from a first node, wherein the...
Method and system for evaluating deployment of femtocells as part of a
Aspects of a method and system for evaluating deployment of femtocells as part of a cellular network are provided. In this regard, a communication device may be...
Direct communication among devices
Method, operation of a method, and a result of execution of computer program instructions embodied on a non-transitory computer readable memory in a mobility...
Integration of untrusted applications and frameworks with a secure
operating system environment
A set top box or like device utilizing trusted applications in conjunction with an untrusted software framework. In one implementation, trusted or certified...
Mobile payTV DRM architecture
A secure element operating in conjunction with a secure partition of a system-on-a-chip (SoC) having set top box (STB) functionality allows for digital rights...
Error concealment for MPEG decoding with personal video recording
Error concealment for motion picture expert group (MPEG) decoding with personal video recording functionality. Error concealment of MPEG data may take place...
Multiple protocol wireless communications in a WLAN
A method for multiple protocol wireless communications begins by determining protocols of wireless communication devices within a proximal region. The method...
Packet processing architecture
A method to process a packet is described herein. The method comprises receiving a packet including a header and a payload. The header is parsed using a packet...
Up-converter for ethernet physical layer
An interface device includes a first connector to connect to a port of a switch, where the switch sends data packets at a first rate and a second connector to...
Secure data transfer using random ordering and random block sizing
Encrypted information is conventionally broken into blocks which are transmitted sequentially. Because the order and the size of such blocks can be easily...
Phase alignment architecture for ultra high-speed data path
A phase alignment architecture enhances the performance of communication systems. The architecture aligns a divided clock (e.g., in differential Inphase (I) and...
Multiple level signaling for passive optical networks
A technique in which an outgoing signal is encoded to have multiple signal levels to modulate a light source, in which respective signal levels are indicative...
Method of aiding uplink beamforming transmission
A method of aiding uplink transmission is disclosed. One method includes a base station downlink transmitting signals to at least a first terminal, the...
Codebook subsampling for multi-antenna transmit precoder codebook
Embodiments provide approaches for sub-sampling a two-component precoder codebook to reduce the overhead associated with signaling the codebook in periodic...
Powerline modem device
A broadband powerline communications device includes a plug for connection to mains electrical wiring, a broadband powerline medium interface circuit for...
Leakage calibration for a frequency converter
Techniques are described for calibration of a frequency converter for reducing a leakage-based direct current component at an output of the frequency converter....
Digital frequency-locked loop with reference clock error detection
The present disclosure is directed to a system and method for generating an output oscillating signal using an input oscillating signal that is subject to...
Digital class-D amplifier with analog feedback
Methods, systems, and apparatuses for detecting and suppressing analog error in an output stage of a digital class-D amplifier are described. In embodiments,...
Embedded flash memory
An embedded flash memory cell and a corresponding method for fabricating the embedded flash memory cell are disclosed. In some embodiments, the flash memory...
Entering a battery power down mode using over-the-air command for wireless
A wireless electronic device includes a rechargeable battery, a receiver, and a shut down module. The rechargeable battery is at least partially charged. The...
Dynamic power profiling
Aspects of dynamic power profiling are described herein. In various embodiments, a current sense operating mode is set for a current sense circuit, and the...
Mutual capacitance and magnetic field distribution control for
Magnetic field distribution and mutual capacitance control for transmission lines are provided. A first circuit board is fabricated by attaching a reference...
Method and apparatus for adjusting layer 3 filter coefficients
A UE configured to adjust a L3 filter coefficient, comprises initializing a first filter coefficient of a first filter and a second filter coefficient of a...
Multi-microphone source tracking and noise suppression
Methods, systems, and apparatuses are described for improved multi-microphone source tracking and noise suppression. In multi-microphone devices and systems,...
Integration of untrusted framework components with a secure operating
A set top box or like device incorporating an untrusted software framework as a client of a secure operating system kernel. The software framework may comprise,...
System and method supporting infrared remote control over a network
The present invention relates to a system for wireless control of home media sources that utilizes a home digital network to transport packetized IR transmitter...
Latency aware priority based multi-channel decoding
Various methods and systems are provided for latency aware priority based decoding. In one embodiment, among others, a method includes providing coded frames of...
Apparatus and method to register Wi-Fi clients on a Wi-Fi network
Techniques are provided to enable the registration of an embedded device with a wireless network, such as a Wi-Fi network. An established client of the wireless...
Providing oversubscription of pipeline bandwidth
A system for providing oversubscription of pipeline bandwidth comprises a steer module, an absorption buffer, an ingress packet processor (IPP), a memory...
Broadband modem and network termination with channel learning and methods
for use therewith
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a channel learning entity is configured to receive a priori network data via a transceiver. The...
Use of multi-level modulation signaling for short reach data
A short reach communication system includes a plurality of communication SERDES that communicate data over a short reach channel medium such as a backplane...
Method and system for preventing revocation denial of service attacks
Methods and systems for preventing revocation denial of service attacks are disclosed and may include receiving and decrypting a command for revoking a secure...
Scheduled clear to send (CTS) for multiple user, multiple access, and/or
MIMO wireless communications
Scheduled clear to send (CTS) for multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. Before sending transmissions, a request to send...
Ethernet passive optical network over coaxial (EPOC)
Embodiments of the present invention exploit the existing capabilities of the Ethernet Passive Optical Network (EPON) MAC layer, designed for fiber optics...
Antenna solution for wireless power transfer-near field communication
enabled communication device
Various configurations and arrangements of various communication devices and antenna solutions are disclosed. Antenna solutions disclosed herein include a...
Metal-insulator-metal capacitor structure
A capacitor structure in a semiconductor device includes a semiconductor substrate having a top surface and a bottom surface opposite the top surface, an...
Compression for speech intelligibility enhancement
A speech intelligibility enhancement (SIE) system and method is described that improves the intelligibility of a speech signal to be played back by an audio...
Mobile communication device with multiple wireless transceivers and
methods for use therewith
A first wireless transceiver communicates pre-association data via a first wireless network, the pre-association data relating to a second wireless network,...
Sensing RF environment to determine geographic location of cellular base
Determining a geographic location of a cellular base station is disclosed. In some embodiments, a set of measurement data that includes for each of a plurality...
Video processing system with conditional access module and methods for use
A video processing system includes a video device that generates a request corresponding to video content. A conditional access module generates a video signal...
Signaling of prediction size unit in accordance with video coding
Signaling of prediction size unit in accordance with video coding. In accordance with video coding, various binarization may be performed. In accordance with...
Slice overhead coding
An example video coding system may include a processor and memory. The processor may determine sets of parameters for slices that correspond to a picture of a...
Network management module for a vehicle communication network
A network management module includes a network interface module, memory, and a processing module. The network interface module is operable for coupling the...