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Highly linear receiver front-end with thermal and phase noise cancellation
A radio receiver supporting cancellation of thermal and phase noise in a down-converted RF signal. An inbound RF signal and blocking signal are provided...
Three-dimensional spiral antenna and applications thereof
A three-dimensional spiral antenna includes a substrate, a spiral antenna element, and a feed point. The substrate includes a three-dimensional shaped region....
Mesh grid protection system
A mesh grid protection system is provided. The system includes assertion logic configured to transmit a first set of signals on a first set of grid lines and a...
Method and system for improving PCI-E L1 ASPM exit latency
The disclosed systems and methods relate to improving PCI Express (PCI-E) L1 Active State Power Management (ASPM) exit latency by speculatively initiating early...
Method and system for monitoring module power information in a
A method for communication is disclosed and includes, in a single chip including a plurality of on-chip devices, acquiring, from at least one of the plurality...
Transitioning from MIMO to SISO to save power
Various example embodiments are disclosed. According to an example embodiment, an apparatus may include at least one processor and at least one memory. The at...
Anticipatory hand-off setup between networks
A system and method for performing anticipatory hand-off setup between communication networks. Various aspects of the present invention may, for example and...
Application programming interface supporting mixed two and three
Application programming interfaces (APIs) are provided that enable applications to display two-dimensional and three-dimensional content in regions of a display...
Mobile video device for use with layered video coding and methods for use
A mobile video device includes a transceiver module that receives an independent video layer stream and at least one dependent video layer streams that require...
Method and system for secure content distribution by a broadband gateway
A broadband gateway, which enables communication with a plurality of devices, handles at least one physical layer connection to at least one corresponding...
Method and system for speed negotiation for twisted pair links using
intelligent E-FIFO in fibre channel systems
Systems, apparatuses and methods are disclosed for using elastic buffers in fiber channel systems over twisted pair links. One such system includes a fiber...
Vehicular network with concurrent packet transmission
A vehicular network is a closed network with known sources, destinations, and network connections that can be mapped in advance, and used to identify network...
Efficient tree-based MIMO OFDM detection
Systems and methods are provided for efficient tree-based detection of multi-carrier modulated signals, such as Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing...
IQ imbalance estimation using broadcast signals
The present disclosure is described in the exemplary context of a Long Term Evolution (LTE) cellular network and is directed to a method and apparatus for...
Mechanism for enhancing power control in time division based
There is provided a mechanism for conducting power control in a time division based communication. Subframes of a frame structure of the time division based...
Low-loss large-signal electrical balance duplexer
A circuit for a large-signal electrical balance duplexer (EBD) may include a circulator that can be configured to couple an output node of a transmit (TX) path...
Charging a chargeable power supply of a near field communication (NFC)
enabled device from a radio frequency...
A NFC communicator or NFC communications enabled device has a data store to store data, a coupler to couple inductively with the magnetic field of a radio...
NFC communicators implementing coil voltage reduction circuitry
An NFC communicator has an antenna circuit to enable inductive coupling, via an RF H field, of the NFC communicator and another near field RF communicator in...
Mobile device searching using multiple antennas
Disclosed are various embodiments providing selecting various schemes for combining antenna signals for synchronization. For example, processing circuitry...
According to an exemplary embodiment, a serializer includes upper and lower shift registers configured to perform a load function where parallel input data is...
Low power, accurate reference-free threshold detector
Embodiments of the present invention relate generally to detector circuits. Embodiments provide a low-power, accurate reference-free threshold detector. In...
Wideband inductor-less balun-LNA with improved pickup noise rejection
An inductor-less balun low-noise amplifier (LNA) includes a cross-coupled network coupled between first and second input terminals and first and second summing...
Control of a transmitter output power
Disclosed are various embodiments for controlling an output power of a transmitter. Adjustment amounts for a transmitter to transmit at a desired power level...
On-chip resistor calibration in semiconductor devices
According to one disclosed embodiment, an on-chip resistor calibration circuit includes an RC oscillator having a test resistor and a precision capacitor as...
Method and system for coexistence between 20 MHz and 40 MHz overlapping
basic service sets (OBSS) in wireless...
Aspects of a method and system for coexistence between 20 MHz and 40 MHz OBSSes in WLANs. Aspects of a system may include a receiving device, such as a WLAN...
System and method of a television for providing information associated
with a user-selected information element...
A system and method in a television system for providing information associated with a user-selected information element in a television program, substantially...
Video data cache
System(s) and method(s) for a video data cache are presented herein. During decoding, the video decoder fetches portions of a reference frame. The video data...
Method and system for mixing video and graphics
A method and system are provided in which a video processor may select a 2D video output format or a 3D video output format. The video processor may generate...
Method and system for fast digital channel change utilizing time-stamp
A video stream demultiplexer receives video streams including a selected current content channel and one or more adjacent content channels. Time stamp...
Adaptive audio video (AV) stream processing
A system for adaptive audio video (AV) stream processing may include at least one processor and a switch device. The switch device may be configured to route AV...
Adjusting controls at the physical layer to control link quality at higher
A system and method for controlling a performance of a communication link in a data communication system comprises mapping performance of a communication link,...
Method and system for a hardware-efficient universal hash function
Disclosed method, system and computer readable storage medium embodiments for providing hardware-efficient universal hashing functions include performing a...
Robust wireless communication system and components thereof for processing
a message from two sources
A wireless communication system includes an access point and first and second stations. The first station transmits a first message that includes an address of...
High bandwidth equalizer and limiting amplifier
Embodiments of the present disclosure enable bandwidth extension of receiver front-end circuits without the use of inductors. As a result, significantly smaller...
Adaptive harmonic distortion suppression in an amplifier utilizing
Techniques are described herein that adaptively suppress harmonic distortion in an amplifier utilizing negative gain. The amplifier includes a first amplifier...
IC package with integrated waveguide launcher
Embodiments described herein include an integrated circuit (IC) device. For example, the IC device can include a substrate configured to be coupled to a printed...
One-time programmable memory cell
A programmable memory cell including a thick oxide spacer transistor, a programmable thin oxide anti-fuse disposed adjacent to the thick oxide spacer...
Dynamically configurable memory
A device includes a memory including ways and a processor in communication with the memory. The processor is configured to execute logic. The logic can monitor...
Method and system for reducing communication during video processing
utilizing merge buffering
Methods and systems for reducing communication during video processing utilizing merge buffering are disclosed and may include storing data in a merge buffer in...
Method and system for determining position using a satellite system
A GNSS enabled handset receives signals from different resources comprising GNSS satellites and/or from a wireless network. The GNSS enabled handset acquires...
Mobile communication device with multiple wireless transceivers and
methods for use therewith
A first wireless transceiver communicates pre-association data via a first wireless network, the pre-association data relating to a second wireless network,...
Communications coexistence signaling
A coexistence signaling scheme for radio communications is described. In one embodiment, a method for coexistence signaling includes establishing first...
Backoff snooze wake power consumption within single user, multiple user,
multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless...
Backoff snooze wake power consumption within single user, multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. If a communication (e.g.,...
Efficient enablement for wireless communication on license-exempt bands
A fixed or Mode II device enables a Mode I device for license exempt operation by providing to it a list of available license exempt radio channels and a...
Collaborative coexistence of co-located mobile WiMAX, wireless LAN, and/or
Collaborative coexistence of co-located mobile WiMAX, wireless LAN, and/or Bluetooth radios. Within a communication device that includes multi-protocol...
Independent power consumption management in a MIMO transceiver and method
for use therewith
An integrated circuit (IC) includes a multi-input multi-output transceiver system that includes a plurality of RF transceivers. Each RF transceiver includes an...
Probe request for relay discovery within single user, multiple user,
multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless...
A relay wireless communication device is discovered using probe request. A source device that intends to transmit one or more frames to a destination device...
Acknowledgment and/or receiver recovery mechanisms for scheduled responses
within multiple user, multiple...
Acknowledgment and/or receiver recovery mechanisms for scheduled responses within multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. Explicit...
System, method, and apparatus for scalable memory access
Presented herein are system(s), method(s), and apparatus for scalable memory access. One example, among others, is a system for requesting services. The system...
Utilizing an electronic program guide (EPG) for customized content service
in a gateway
A broadband gateway, which that enables communication with a plurality of devices, handles at least one physical layer connection to at least one corresponding...