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Adaptive forward error correction in passive optical networks
A method for an adaptive forward error correction (FEC) in a passive optical network. The method comprises selecting an initial downstream FEC code to be...
Adaptive transmit beamforming
Embodiments of a method and apparatus for selecting one of several different power constraints under which sets of complex, beam weights are normalized are...
Device for authenticating wanted NFC interactions
An electronic device that includes a sensor module, a measuring module and a near field communication (NFC) device. The sensor module receives an input signal....
Technique for calibration of a frequency converter for reducing a leakage-based non-direct-current component at an output of the frequency converter. In an...
Method of antenna impedance mismatch compensation based on time-to-digital
converter phase estimation
A method for an antenna mismatch compensation may include determining an amplitude ratio by measuring a ratio of amplitudes of a reflected signal and an...
Symbol mapping for binary coding
The present disclosure presents symbol mapping for any desired error correction code (ECC) and/or uncoded modulation. A cross-shaped constellation is employed...
Radio frequency circuit
A digital-to-analog conversion circuit operates by selectively charging or discharging members of a plurality of capacitors. Charging of the capacitors occurs...
Pre-heating for reduced subthreshold leakage
Certain semiconductor processes provide for the use of multiple different types of transistors with different threshold voltages in a single IC. It can be shown...
Wireless communication device with connection restoration and methods for
A wireless communication device includes a wireless charging circuit configurable to receive a wireless power signal from a power transmitting unit and to...
Apparatus for reconfiguring an integrated waveguide
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for wirelessly communicating among integrated circuits and/or functional modules within the integrated circuits. A...
Enabling bulk FINFET-based devices for FINFET technology with dielectric
A method for forming a dielectric-isolated bulk fin field-effect transistor (finFET) device includes forming a second isolation layer over a first structure...
Systems and methods for distributing power to integrated circuit dies
Systems and methods for distributing power to a plurality of integrated circuit dies are provided. In some aspects, a system includes a substrate and a...
Index table generation in PVR applications for AVC video streams
One or more methods and systems of indexing an AVC video stream are presented. In one embodiment, the method comprises identifying one or more fields within a...
Network interface with low power data transfer and methods for use
A network interface includes a physical layer device coupled to a network link. A media access control module communicates with a link partner over the network...
Imaging enhancements for mobile devices using optical path folding
Disclosed are various embodiments for an image capture device using a folded optical pathway. The optical pathway comprises a primary mirror and an image sensor...
Clear channel assessment (CCA) levels within wireless communications
A wireless communication device is configured to perform clear channel assessment (CCA) using one or more CCA levels that are selected based on various...
Bandwidth mechanisms and successive channel reservation access within
multiple user, multiple access, and/or...
Bandwidth mechanisms and successive channel reservation access within multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. A management frame,...
Providing user-spot (U-spot) services in a communication system
A mobile communication device may be utilized to establish a localized user network that is accessible by client devices when the client devices are...
User controlled regional display of mixed two and three dimensional
Techniques are described herein for supporting user controlled regional display of mixed two and three dimensional content. A display system includes a pixel...
Method and apparatus for transmitting and using picture descriptive
information in a frame rate conversion...
A method and apparatus of frame rate conversion where descriptive information relating to an input video signal is transmitted to the frame rate converter along...
Method and system for optimizing communication in a home network via a
A method and system are provided in which a content request may be received by a broadband gateway from a device connected to the broadband gateway through a...
Proxy device for a network of devices
A proxy device for a network of devices may include memory, a device status module, a data intercept module, a network interface, and an emulation module. The...
Media converter to enable ethernet in thin-profile mobile devices
A media converter to enable Ethernet in thin-profile mobile devices. The media converter can be designed to interface with a thin-profile mobile device via a...
Enhanced link aggregation in a communications system
An enhanced link aggregation (ELAG) transmitter device, is provided. The ELAG transmitted device includes a packet interface configured to receive a plurality...
Switch state reporting
Disclosed are various embodiments that relate to a network switch. The network switch obtains a network state metric, the network state metric quantifying a...
Network tracing for data centers
Network devices facilitate network tracing using tracing packets that travel through the network devices. The network devices may be switches, routers, bridges,...
Multi-channel support within single user, multiple user, multiple access,
and/or MIMO wireless communications
Multi-channel support within single user, multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. A processor of the communication device is...
Multi-channel support within single user, multiple user, multiple access,
and/or MIMO wireless communications
Multi-channel support within single user, multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. A communication device is implemented to encode...
Measurement of intermodulation products of digital signals
Measurement of intermodulation products of digital signals. One or more devices, within a communication system, having and analog to digital converter (ADC)...
Method and system for training an ethernet channel based on an active
channel to support energy efficient...
An Ethernet link may comprise silent and active channels and may support energy efficient Ethernet communication. Training parameters from the one or more...
Managing interference between collocated radios
A device implementing a system for managing interference between collocated radios may include a first radio module, a collocated second radio module, and a...
Communication device with beamforming and methods for use therewith
A radio frequency (RF) transceiver includes an RF transmitter that generates a transmit signal to a remote communication device based on outbound data. An RF...
Full duplex system with self-interference cancellation
An apparatus and method enable a full duplex system with self-interference cancellation. Receiving circuitry forming a signal receiving path is arranged for...
Optimal period rate matching for turbo coding
Optimal period rate matching for turbo coding. A means is provided herein by which a nearly optimal (e.g., optimal for one block size and sub-optimal for...
Multiple size and rate FEC code combination with minimum shortening and
maximum combined code rate
A communication device is configured to encode information bits using one or more forward error correction (FEC) codes and/or error correction codes (ECCs) to...
Compensation of slow time-varying variations in voltage controlled
oscillator (VCO) frequency in cellular...
Various configurations and arrangements of systems and methods for compensating for variations in VCO output frequencies are described. A system in accordance...
Programmable antenna having metal inclusions and bidirectional coupling
A programmable antenna includes a substrate, metallic inclusions, bidirectional coupling circuits, and a control module. The metallic inclusions are embedded...
Low power shift register
A clock control circuit for a parallel in, serial out (PISO) shift register helps save power. The clock control circuit selectively clocks the shift register as...
Speech recognition using speech characteristic probabilities
A speech recognition module includes an acoustic front-end module, a sound detection module, and a word detection module. The acoustic front-end module...
Disclosed are various embodiments providing a portable wireless communication device that includes a secure element configured to route a set of input/output...
Wait timer for delay tolerant terminal
The invention provides a method, an apparatus and a computer program for wireless communication. The invention includes setting a wait timer value for a delay...
Operating a wireless system in an unlicensed band
A network access node identifies a component carrier within an unlicensed radio spectrum, determines whether or not to configure the component carrier for use...
Two-step searcher for cell discovery
Disclosed are various embodiments involving a two-step searcher for cell discovery. Multiple scrambling codes associated with multiple neighboring cells are...
In a method for use by a user equipment of a communication network system, a signal strength received from a target signal which is transmitted from an access...
Power supply adjustment and polar modulation in a MIMO system
Aspects of a method and system for power supply adjustment and polar modulation in a MIMO system are provided. In each RF transmit chain of a MIMO system that...
Network controlled filtering over wireless device communications
There is stored in a memory an association between each n.sup.th one of N content types with a respective n.sup.th group of N groups of identifiers (N is an...
Method and system for establishing a connection outside a mesh by
including network connectivity information in...
A Wireless mobile communication (WMC) device may maintain user preference information, which is unique to the WMC device capabilities and the device user. WMC...
Priority measurement rules for channel measurement occasions
Based on the determined signal strength of a serving cell, a choice is made whether to utilize a cell-FACH measurement occasion for a lower priority neighbor...
Simple pairing to generate private keys for different protocol
An integrated circuit radio transceiver and associated method comprises a multi-mode device operable to support personal area network communications as well as...
Method and system for a networked self-configuring communication device
utilizing user preference information
A first personal electronic (PE) device may enable generation, updating, and/or storage of user configuration information. The user configuration information...