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Methods, devices, and computer program products improving mobile
A system for use in a mobile device comprises: a switch unit configured to switch a common connection of a transmitter and a first receiver from a first antenna...
Overvoltage protection circuit with digital control
A device for digitally protecting against an overvoltage event may include a front-end circuit, an overvoltage protection circuit, and a protection switch. The...
Reflective beamforming for performing chip-to-chip and other
A transmitter front-end for wireless chip-to-chip communication, and for other, longer-range (e.g., several meters or several tens of meters) device-to-device...
Memory architecture with local and global control circuitry
A system includes a memory block. The memory block includes a local control circuit that is operable to control a memory operation of the memory block. The...
Enhanced recovery mechanisms
Aspects of enhanced recovery mechanisms are described. A predetermined operating parameter for a power rail is set at the outset of system start. Afterwards, a...
Data transmission across independent streams
Various systems and methods are provided for transmission of related data components across independent streams. In one embodiment, among others, a transmitting...
Method and system for extended reach copper transceiver
Aspects of a method and system for an extended range copper transceiver are provided. Reducing the communication rate provided by multi-rate physical (PHY)...
Adaptive transmit beamforming for frequency division duplexing systems
Embodiments of a method and apparatus for performing an adaptive transmission scheme in a frequency division duplexing communication system based on channel...
Reconfigurable antenna structure with reconfigurable antennas and
A reconfigurable antenna structure includes first and second reconfigurable antennas, a configuration module, and an antenna processing circuit. The first...
According to one exemplary implementation, a dual anti-fuse structure includes a first channel in a common semiconductor fin adjacent to a first programmable...
Devices having multiple threshold voltages and method of fabricating such
Methods of fabricating devices (e.g., FDSOI devices) having multiple threshold voltages are described. One method includes providing a first fixed charge region...
Flashless optical network unit
A system, method, and computer program product for a flashless optical network unit (ONU) in a Passive Optical Network (PON) are provided herein. The method...
Relay architectures for mobile wireless networks
A communication device configured to route communications between one or more out-of-coverage communication devices using one or more proximity services...
Communication network having proximity service discovery and device
Methods and systems for establishing and/or maintaining communication cluster environments that support a plurality of communication devices. The plurality of...
Method and apparatus for offloading data
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for enabling efficient allocation of discovery resources for device to device communications. An...
Receiver-aided multi-user MIMO and coordinated beamforming
Embodiments include systems and methods for improving the beamforming efficiency of Multi-User Multiple Input Multiple Output (MU-MIMO) and/or Coordinate...
Enhancement of in-device interference
Disclosed are apparatuses, methods and computer program instructions which receive or detect an in-device coexistence interference condition change in a user...
Reducing complexity and power consumption in cellular networks with
In a communications network with carrier aggregation (CA), embodiments enable the network to advertise to a supported wireless device not only whether or not...
Method and system for prioritizing and scheduling services in an IP
An IP multimedia gateway (IMG) determines device capabilities and proposed service priority profiles of communicatively coupled client devices. The determined...
Channel assessment in an information network
A method for assessing channel performance in a network is provided. The network includes a network controller and nodes. The method preferably includes...
Communication system with proactive network maintenance and methods for
A transmitter for use in a cable modem termination system includes a data processing module that generates a plurality of OFDM symbols from a data packet. A...
Sectorization for grouping terminals
A geographic region in which an access point AP lies is divided into sectors, each sector associated with a group; and a station is assigned to a group based on...
Methods and apparatuses for switch power down
The discussion makes reference to methods and apparatuses for message-driven switch power, power control, and central processing unit (CPU)-assisted full switch...
2.5 GBPS/5GBPS ethernet communications over a full duplex communication
Transceiver architecture includes circuitry and a method to transmit and receive high speed WAP data over lower speed cabling such as Cat5e. The method begins...
Oversubscribing a packet processing device to adjust power consumption
Embodiments are directed to saving power consumption in packet processing devices. A method for controlling power consumption of a packet processing device...
Radio receiver co-existence
Because of associated disadvantages of narrow-band off-chip radio-frequency (RF) filtering, a mixer-first receiver front-end designed to tolerate blockers with...
Game console and gaming object with motion prediction modeling and methods
for use therewith
A game console includes a receiver that receives motion data in response to motion of a gaming object. A trajectory generation module generates trajectory data...
Audio-visual data transmission over internet protocol at higher rates
A technique to switch high data rate content from higher frequency band transmission to lower frequency band transmission that uses Internet Protocol, without...
Method and system for frame rate conversion of 3D frames
A 3-dimensional (3D) video rendering device may convert a first left view video of a decompressed 3D video having a first frame rate to generate a second left...
Application layer integration into a multi-rat access and handover
A wireless communication device communicating with a serving base station in a wireless communication environment may have one or more applications running....
Apparatus and method for combining multiple charge pumps in phase locked
A frequency synthesizer includes circuitry configured to generate two or more feedback clocks based on the oscillation signals output from a voltage-controlled...
Including low and high-voltage CMOS devices in CMOS process
A device includes a substrate, a deep well, a first well, and a second well. The deep well is formed in the substrate. The first well includes a first portion...
Pre-computation based ternary content addressable memory
A pre-computation based TCAM configured to reduce the number of match lines being pre-charged during a search operation to save power is disclosed. The...
Adaptive modulation filtering for spectral feature enhancement
Techniques described herein are directed to the enhancement of spectral features of an audio signal via adaptive modulation filtering. The adaptive modulation...
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...
Wireless communication between stations of differing protocols
A method for wireless communication between stations of differing protocols begins by determining whether protocols of target stations of a wireless...
Virtual field buffer based decoding
Aspects of virtual field buffer based decoding are described. In one embodiment, a current picture field is read from a coded picture buffer comprising coded...
Method and apparatus for voice over LTE and data handling in a roaming
An approach for reducing online charging for voice over LTE users when accessing a roaming network. Users can receive and make voice over LTE calls without...
Universal network interface controller
A universal network interface controller (UNIC) is provided for interfacing a host computer to a switch fabric, a packet network, or both. The UNIC includes...
Method and system for link adaptive Ethernet communications
Aspects of a method and system for link adaptive Ethernet communications are provided. In this regard, characteristics of a cable attached to a network device...
RF bus controller
A radio frequency (RF) bus controller includes an interface and a processing module. The interface is coupled for communicating intra-device RF bus access...
Near field RF communicator and timing apparatus
A near field communications (NFC) device is disclosed that detects an envelope of a radio frequency (RF) signal. The NFC device includes a peak detector that...
Apparatus and method for signal predistortion
Apparatus and a method for predistortion of a radio-frequency signal are described. At least one predistortion unit is described that is arranged to receive an...
Poly spiral antenna and applications thereof
A poly spiral antenna includes spiral antenna sections and interconnecting traces. A first spiral antenna section has a first interwoven spiral pattern and a...
Mechanism for controlling multi-band communication
There is proposed a mechanism for controlling communications conducted in multiple frequency bands, in particular for controlling interference caused by...
Method and system for tagging data with context data tags in a wireless
A wireless mobile communication (WMC) device may be utilized to generate and/or maintain multimedia data files. Context data tags may be created to tag the...
Methods and apparatus for interference management in wireless networking
Systems and techniques for managing channel reservation in a full-duplex wireless network. A transmitting node sends a media access control frame to a receiving...
Interference cancellation within OFDM communications
Many communication systems operate based on orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) signaling and/or orthogonal frequency division multiple access...
Antenna driver with scalable output impedance
A system includes an antenna, a modulator, and a controller. The modulator may be operatively connected to the antenna. The modulator may be configured to send,...
Portable device capable of wireless power reception and transmission
A mobile device is disclosed that is not only capable of wirelessly receiving power from a source device, but also of wirelessly transmitting power to a...