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Method and system for supporting visitor access via a broadband gateway
A method and system are provided in which a broadband gateway may enable a guest or visitor to access content available to the broadband gateway. The content...
Network switch fabric dispersion
Methods and apparatus for communicating data traffic using switch fabric dispersion are disclosed. An example apparatus includes a first tier of switch...
The various embodiments of the invention provide mechanisms to reduce headroom size while minimizing dropped packets. In general, this is done by using a shared...
Link layer preemption
Disclosed are various embodiments for frame preemption and fragmentation at the media access control (MAC) sublayer of the link layer or the MAC merge sublayer...
Asymmetric complexity PHYs to reduce power dissipation in point-to-point
An asymmetric PHY pair for communicating over a point-to-point link is disclosed. The PHY pair is asymmetric in that the signal processing power used by one of...
Transceiver and antenna assembly
A dongle transceiver a substrate, a transceiver circuit, a transmit/receive switch, a MIMO antenna structure, and a decoupling module. The transceiver circuit...
Gain invariant impedance feedback amplifier
A system includes a weighting element, a transconductance circuit, a feedback loop, and an auxiliary loop. In some implementations, the transconductance circuit...
Dummy end-gate based anti-fuse device for finFET technologies
An anti-fuse device for fin field-effect transistor (finFET) technology includes a dummy gate, an electrically conductive contact, and a diffusion contact. The...
Integrated native device without a halo implanted channel region and
method for its fabrication
According to one embodiment, a semiconductor structure including an integrated native device without a halo implanted channel region comprises an arrangement of...
Secure delivery of processing code
An apparatus may comprise a secure portion of a chip and an external memory device. The secure portion of the chip may be configured to receive an encryption...
Generating secure device secret key
Methods, devices, systems and computer program products are provided to facilitate cryptographically secure retrieval of secret information that is embedded in...
SIP signaling cut-through
Systems and methods are provided for reducing power consumption in a mobile device having a Internet Protocol (IP) multimedia subsystem (IMS) framework for...
Method, apparatus and computer program for operating a user equipment
Embodiments provide a method, apparatus and computer program for operating a user equipment (UE). The method begins by determining that a valid authentication...
Portable media processing unit in a media exchange network
A method for communication includes performing by one or more circuits integrated within a single chip in a first communication device, functions that include...
Multi-mode error concealment, recovery and resilience coding
Multi-mode error concealment, recovery and resilience coding. Adaptation of a number of coding units (CUs) employed in accordance with video coding may be made...
Method and system for response time compensation for 3D video processing
An interleaved multi-view video stream is received. The interleaved multi-view video stream includes one or more first view frames, one or more second view...
Port empty transition scheduling
Aspects of port empty transition scheduling are described herein. In one embodiment, when one or more cells are added to a queue in a network communications...
Home network system and method
A home network, in one embodiment including a home wiring system; a demarcation point unit in electrical communication with the home wiring system; and a home...
Authenticating users based upon an identity footprint
Disclosed are various embodiments of generating a user signature associated with a user and authenticating a user. At least one behavior associated with at...
Embodiments enable quick PHY re-training when the link is restarted due an event such as EMI, for example. In particular, embodiments recognize that, in the...
RF transceiver with beamforming antenna and methods for use therewith
An RF transceiver includes a configuration controller that generates a control signal to select a first candidate radiation pattern for a beamforming antenna...
Open-loop frequency lock methods for fast boot-up time
A method for a near field communication circuit includes entering a low power mode and subsequently determining to exit the low power mode. The method further...
Receiver architecture with complementary passive mixer and complementary
common-gate tia with low-noise gain...
A circuit for a low-power and blocker-tolerant mixer-amplifier stage may include a complementary mixer formed by transmission gates having complementary...
Adaptive frequency-domain reference noise canceller for multicarrier
A method and apparatus to align data blocks in a data signal and a reference signal to increase cross-correlation between the data signal and the reference...
Apparatus and method to update a default time interval based on process
corner, temperature and voltage
A processor arrangement changes its default time interval for entering a power saving mode based on sensed operating conditions and predetermined time intervals...
Method and system for sharing a single antenna for frequency modulation
(FM) reception or FM transmission and...
Aspects of a method and system for sharing a single antenna for frequency modulation (FM) transmission or FM reception, and near field communication (NFC) are...
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...
Performance monitor with memory ring oscillator
Disclosed is a monitoring system that includes at least one performance monitor integrated into a semiconductor die. The performance monitor comprises at least...
System and method for supervised thermal management
System and method for incrementally varying input levels and recording respective output temperatures at the varied levels, storing, in a training table, first...
Dynamic range detection and positioning utilizing leaky wave antennas
Methods and systems for dynamic range detection and positioning utilizing leaky wave antennas (LWAs) are disclosed and may include configuring one or more LWAs...
Speed frame exchange within single user, multiple user, multiple access,
and/or MIMO wireless communications
A signaling protocol allows for speed frame exchange between different wireless communication devices within single user, multiple user, multiple access, and/or...
Apparatus and method to reduce denial of service during MME overload and
A communication device configured to perform a load balancing procedure in response to a mobility management entity being overloaded and/or shut down. The base...
Location-aware application based quality of service (Qos) via a broadband
A system and method supporting access to multimedia information based upon user-defined quality of service criteria is disclosed. A broadband access gateway may...
Fast switching of synchronized media using time-stamp management
Disclosed are various embodiments that facilitate fast switching of synchronized media using time-stamp management. A first media stream and multiple second...
Method and system for providing programs in a preview format during
channel changes via a gateway
A gateway (e.g., a broadband gateway), which enables communication with a plurality of devices and handles at least one physical layer connection to at least...
Power saving techniques for wireless delivery of video
Methods for removing redundancies in a video stream based on efficient pre-transmission detection of static portions of the video stream. In one embodiment...
Method and system for audio system volume control
A communication device may determine total gain for a downlink processing path via the communication device. The total gain may be determined based on...
Handheld subscriber line test equipment
A handheld test device includes a keypad having keys associated with tests that can be performed on a subscriber line. The keys are arranged in rows to...
Advanced processor with fast messaging network technology
An advanced processor comprises a plurality of multithreaded processor cores each having a data cache and instruction cache. A data switch interconnect is...
Adaptive buffer allocation management
Aspects of adaptive buffer allocation management are described. In one embodiment of adaptive buffer allocation management, data is received by a network...
Buffer relay management within single user, multiple user, multiple
access, and/or MIMO wireless communications
A relay wireless communication device is implemented to perform buffer management and coordination with a source wireless communication device. A relay wireless...
Method and apparatus for routing in a single tier switched network
A method and apparatus for more efficient routing of packets in a network is provided. The apparatus may include dynamic routing of packets or portions of...
Electrical balance duplexer for co-existence and concurrent operation of
more than one wireless transceivers
A circuit for a common electrical balance duplexer (EBD) of a multi-path transceiver may include an EBD circuit. The EBD circuit may be coupled to output nodes...
Fast detection/mitigation and recovery for severe EMI conditions in
automotive area networks
A vehicle communication network device includes a transceiver configured to communicatively couple with a remote transceiver of another vehicle communication...
Low density parity check (LDPC) coding in communication systems
A communication device is configured to encode and/or decode low density parity check (LDPC) coded signals. Such LDPC coded signals are characterized by LDPC...
Beam forming and/or MIMO RF front-end
An RF front-end includes a transmit adjust module, a PA module, an antenna coupling circuit, a LNA module, and a receive adjust module. The transmit adjust...
Wireless communication device front end and distributed antenna system
A wireless communication device front end includes power amplifiers, low noise amplifiers, and a distributed antenna system. The distributed antenna system...
Devices and methods related to improvements in coordinated multipoint
For coordinated multipoint transmission arrangements there is provided a device, including a controller module, configured to control a plurality of...
Reconfigurable radio frequency circuits and methods of receiving
A reconfigurable radio frequency circuit is arranged for receiving at least one carrier in a wireless communications terminal arranged to receive at least two...
TIA-to-ADC interface with low-noise and a wide-range of passive gain
A circuit for a low-noise interface between an amplifier and an analog-to-digital converter (ADC) may comprise a capacitor element having a capacitance of C...