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Multiplexing for systems with multiple supply sources
A system includes an inverter element to gate forward current flow from a first signal source, and a reverse current inhibition element to block reverse current...
High speed level shifter with amplitude servo loop
A high speed level shifter interfaces a high speed DAC to the digital information that the DAC processes. The level shifter may convert CMOS level digital...
Loudness enhancement system and method
A loudness enhancement system and method is described that increases the loudness of an audio signal being played back by an audio device that places limits on...
Low voltage transmitter
A wireless communications transmitter is divided into N binary weighted communication signal processing paths including both fixed and variable gain...
Methods and systems for pre-emphasis of an envelope tracking power
amplifier supply voltage
Embodiments provide systems and methods for producing an envelope tracking (ET) PA supply voltage with minimum headroom relative to the desired RF output signal...
Near field RF communicators having refined energy sharing characteristics
utilizing improved shunt current control
A near field RF communicator has an inductive coupler to enable inductive coupling with a magnetic field of an RF signal; a rectifier to rectify an AC voltage...
Spectral shaping 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...
Method, apparatus and computer readable medium for setting a radio
The invention teaches a solution for a Time Division Duplex (TDD) and Frequency Division Duplex (FDD) networks. In the solution, a threshold value is set for a...
Adaptive rate control for encoding of variable frame rate video sources
Techniques for performing rate control for encoding of video frames are provided. A first timestamp that indicates a prior video frame capture time and a second...
Enhanced image processing with lens motion
An exemplary imaging system operates by capturing image information as a lens moves within a defined focal length range during image exposure, where a focused...
Method and system for providing virtual gateway services
A broadband gateway configured to operate as a virtual broadband gateway may comprise a network portion and a local portion. The network portion is...
Varying home network encryption techniques
A premises based multimedia communication system includes a source device that produces multimedia content, a rendering device that presents the multimedia...
Convergent network architecture and path information
Convergent network architecture and path information. Within a convergent network composed of different respective networks, each respective network may be...
Push button configuration of devices
Systems and methods for push button configuration of devices are provided. One system comprises one or more circuits configured to determine that a...
Systems and methods for loop length and bridged tap length determination
of a transmission line
Through the use of a least squares minimization concept, the loop length, the number of bridged taps and length of the bridged taps on a transmission line can...
Method and apparatus for adaptive cancellation of distortion and phase
An adaptive cancellation circuit and method are provided. The circuit includes a main path and an auxiliary path. The main path includes a first amplifier...
Charger external power device gain sampling
A power management unit accurately measures and controls charging current. The power management unit may be implemented more efficiently than prior designs,...
Projected artificial magnetic mirror
A projected artificial magnetic mirror (PAMM) includes conductive coils, a metal backing, and a dielectric material. The conductive coils are arranged in an...
Semiconductor devices including a lateral bipolar structure with high
A semiconductor device includes an emitter region, a collector region and a base region. The emitter region is implanted in a semiconductor substrate. The...
Reducing signal skew in memory and other devices
Interconnections between signal lines help to reduce signal skew between signals carried on the signal lines. The interconnections may be resistive...
Resolution-independent dither sample insertion for audio transmissions
Methods, systems, and apparatuses are provided for resolution-independent dither sample insertion for audio transmissions. Audio transmitters transmit audio...
Billing support in a media exchange network
A system providing billing support for the exchange of media is disclosed. An embodiment of the present invention may provide for the authorization of and...
Apparatus and method for multipoint detection in power-over-ethernet
Power over Ethernet (PoE) communication systems provide power and data communications over the same communications link, where a power source device (PSE)...
Coordinated wireless communication and power delivery
The present disclosure is directed to a method, apparatus, and system for managing wireless communications between wireless devices, including providing...
Bluetooth low energy module systems and methods
Disclosed are various embodiments of Bluetooth low energy (BLE) modules and methods implemented therein. An embodiment of the disclosure can obtain in a BLE...
Method and apparatus for supporting proximity-based services
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided to facilitate ProSe operation. In the context of a method, a mobile terminal is camped on to a...
Container-located information transfer module
Techniques are described herein that transfer information using a container-located module. The module is coupled to sensor(s) that are configured to detect...
Dynamic audio/video channel bonding
A data communication architecture delivers a wide variety of content, including audio and video content, to consumers. The architecture employs channel bonding...
Method and system for motion-compensated frame-rate up-conversion for both
compressed and decompressed video...
A video receiver is operable to receive three-dimensional (3D) video bitstreams from a video transmitter. The received 3D video bitstreams comprises a plurality...
System and method for fingerprinting video
Disclosed are various embodiments of generating video fingerprints. Scene changes can be detected in a video and a video fingerprint generated based upon a time...
Method and system for traffic engineering in secured networks
Aspects of a method and system for traffic engineering in an IPSec secured network are provided. In this regard, a node in a network may be authenticated as a...
Application aware elephant flow identification
A network device identifies elephant flows. The network device filters received network data according to an application-specific criteria and identifies the...
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...
System for controlling access to device-to-device communication services
in wireless network
Embodiments of the invention provide methods, devices and computer programs arranged to facilitate access to device-to-device (D2D) communication services in a...
Preamble for use within single user, multiple user, multiple access,
and/or MIMO wireless communications
Preamble for use within single user, multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. A selected preamble type is employed for use in...
Direct conversion transceiver enabling digital calibration
A method for calibrating a transceiver includes selecting one of a plurality of available calibration paths on the transceiver to be active. The transceiver...
Near field communications (NFC) device having adjustable gain
A near field communications (NFC) device is disclosed that is capable of optimizing a gain for received signals. Measurements are made of signals received from...
Process mitigated clock skew adjustment
A device includes process mitigating timing (PMT) circuitry. The PMT circuitry allows for adjustment of a clock signal while compensating for process variation...
Reducing current leakage and improving shelf life time of
An electronic device includes a rechargeable battery, an electrical circuit, a battery safety circuit, and a power down mode circuit. The electrical circuit is...
Native PMOS device with low threshold voltage and high drive current and
method of fabricating the same
A native p-type metal oxide semiconductor (PMOS) device that exhibits a low threshold voltage and a high drive current over a varying range of short channel...
AMOLED light sensing
The present disclosure is directed to a method and apparatus for estimating ambient light conditions for an OLED display. Embodiments of the method and...
Security central processing unit monitoring of on-chip conditions
A system includes a security processing unit to monitor inputs from process, voltage and temperature sensors to maintain a security of the system. The security...
Protecting secure software in a multi-security-CPU system
A computing system includes a first central processing unit (CPU) and a second CPU coupled with the first CPU and with a host processor. In response to a...
Data and phase locking buffer design in a two-way handshake system
A data and phase locking buffer design in a two-way handshake system is provided and may comprise sequentially locking pipelining of data in a synchronized...
Resource controlled user interface resource management
A communication link may be managed between the user interface and a system, where the user interface allows a user to select the system. The user interface is...
Power management unit including a signal protection circuit
The present application discloses various implementations of a power management unit (PMU) suitable for use in a mobile device. In one exemplary implementation,...
Voltage regulation of near field communication communicators
A NFC enabled device to couple inductively to the H field of an RF signal and a regulator to regulate a voltage derived from an RF signal inductively coupled to...
Integrated circuit with toggle suppression logic
An integrated circuit with toggle suppression logic for built-in self-test is provided. The integrated includes a loading circuit configured to operate in a...
Multiple delivery traffic indication map (DTIM) per device within single
user, multiple user, multiple access,...
Communications are coordinated between different respective wireless communication device groups in a multiple delivery traffic indication map (DTIM) per device...
Dynamic aggregation for coexistence between wireless transceivers of a
A circuit includes a first wireless interface circuit that communicates packetized data to a first external device in accordance with a first wireless...