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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...
Front-end module network
A wireless communication device includes a front-end module (FEM) network coupled to a system on a chip (SOC) via an RF connection. The FEM network includes a...
Interleaved multiple-stage capacitor and amplifier sharing in an ADC
An analog-to-digital converter (ADC) utilizing a capacitor array during multiple conversion stages and amplifier sharing across multiple lanes. In various...
Smart power delivery system and related method
According to one disclosed embodiment, a smart power delivery system includes a power conversion unit having a communication module and a power management...
Smart charging system and related method
According to one disclosed embodiment, a smart charging system includes a power conversion unit having a communication module and a charging integrated circuit...
Thermal enhanced high density flip chip package
Systems and methods according to embodiments of the invention enable flip chip packaging using high density routing while minimizing the thickness and layer...
Semiconductor package with improved testability
An exemplary implementation of the present disclosure includes a testable semiconductor package that includes an active die having interface contacts and...
Positioning guidance for increasing reliability of near-field
To promote ease of use, as well as a reduction in bit error rates during extended data exchange between a coupled NFC tag/reader pair, signal strength is...
Security central processing unit management of a transcoder pipeline
A method for managing a transcoder pipeline includes partitioning a memory with a numbered region; receiving an incoming media stream to be transcoded; and...
Wireless communication device capable of accurately performing position
A wireless communication device capable of more accurately estimating its location in an indoor environment is disclosed. In an indoor environment, the wireless...
Method and system for adaptive enhanced power saving for peer to peer
A method and system for saving power in a peer-to-peer group owner. The group owner uses an adaptive absence method for deciding the absence of the group owner...
Small cell base station DTX mode
The present disclosure is directed to a system and method for transitioning small cell base stations out of a discontinuous transmission (DTX) mode. The system...
Modification of delivery of video stream to wireless device based upon
position/motion of wireless device
Processing video data for delivery to a remote wireless includes receiving video data from a video source and receiving position and motion information...
Cable set-top box with integrated cable tuner and MOCA support
A cable set-top box system with integrated cable tuners and MoCA may implemented on a single integrated circuit, supporting communication over a shared coaxial...
Unified, programmable receiver with support for multiple modes
Techniques are described herein that receive communications transmitted according to different operation modes at a multi-mode, programmable receiver system....
Method and apparatus for handling data flow in a multi-chip environment
using an interchip interface
A processing system includes an interchip interface that comprises an interchip interface module having an arbiter to allocate a dedicated time slice in every...
Methods and systems for 2-dimensional forward error correction coding
A communication system and a method are disclosed. The communication system includes an encoder configured to encode source data and output an encoded frame...
Method and system for coexistence in a multiband, multistandard
communication system utilizing a plurality of...
Methods and systems for coexistence in a multiband, multistandard communication system utilizing a plurality of phase locked loops (PLLs) are disclosed. Aspects...
Ethernet passive optical network over coaxial (EPoC) system rate mechanism
An Ethernet passive optical network over coaxial (EPOC) system rate mechanism. A network device is provided that includes a physical layer device (PHY) that is...