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Traffic switching in hybrid fiber coaxial (HFC) network
Embodiments enable an Ethernet over Coaxial (EoC) Coaxial Media Converter (CMC) that implements only a subset of the functions (e.g., MAC and PHY) of a cable...
System and method for increasing input/output speeds in a network switch
A system and method for increasing input/output speeds in a network switch. A physical layer device is provided that includes a physical coding sublayer that...
Orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) interleaving
A communication device is configured to perform interleaving of a modulation symbol sequence to generate an OFDM symbol. Some modulation symbols within the...
Upstream frequency response measurement and characterization
Upstream frequency response measurement and characterization. Signaling is provided between respective communication devices within a communication system....
Transmitting high rate data within a MIMO WLAN
A method for transmitting high rate data within a multiple input multiple output (MIMO) wireless local area network (WLAN) begins by determining a data...
System and method for RF signal combining and adaptive bit loading for
data rate maximization in multi-antenna...
A system and method for generating weight values based on maximum data rate for weighting elements included within signal weighting and combining arrangements...
Multiple-path noise cancellation
A communication device, such as a smartphone or tablet, includes a communication interface with noise cancellation logic. The noise cancellation logic includes...
Methods and systems for detecting metallic faults affecting communications
One exemplary aspect is to detect the presence of one or more types of faults affecting DSL communications. Upon their detection, a message can be generated...
Systems and methods for enhancing audio quality of FM receivers
Systems and methods are described for enhancing the audio quality of an FM receiver. In embodiments described herein, quadrature L-R demodulation is applied to...
Communication system using a multi-antenna transmit precoder codebook
Systems using a transmit precoder codebook designed for a four-transmitter (4Tx) antenna configuration are described. The 4Tx antenna configuration is an...
Timing management for an NFC communicator and related data source
An NFC communicator has a coupler operable to couple with a coupler of a near field RF communicator in near field range to enable communication of data between...
Receiver architecture with reconfigurable on-chip matching for wideband
operation and off-chip matching for...
A circuit for a receiver with reconfigurable low-power or wideband operation may comprise one or more main signal paths each coupled to a first port and...
Frame adaptive digital to analog converter and methods for use therewith
A digital to analog converter (DAC) includes a thermometer coder that generates a plurality of micro-current source analog controls on a frame-by-frame or...
Common reference crystal systems
One embodiment of communication system comprises a crystal oscillator configured to output a reference clock; cellular radio frequency (RF) and baseband phase...
Package 3D interconnection and method of making same
A method of manufacturing an integrated circuit (IC) package is provided. The method includes mounting a fast plurality of contact members on a surface of a...
Method for efficiently fabricating memory cells with logic FETs and
According to one exemplary embodiment, a method for concurrently fabricating a memory region with a logic region in a common substrate includes forming a lower...
Multi-ported memory with multiple access support
A multi-ported memory that supports multiple read and write accesses is described. The multi-ported memory may include a number of read/write ports that is...
System, method, and computer program product to distribute workload
A system, method, and computer program product are provided for sending a message from a first queue to a second queue associated with a receiver agent in...
WLAN-based positioning system
A technique to provide a WLAN-based positioning system to determine a location of a mobile wireless receiving device. A single access point is used to generate...
Adaptive cross-radio access technology (RAT) channel assignment
Systems and methods for channel assignment configuration in a multiple access point (AP) environment are provided. The multiple APs can be homogeneous or...
Configurable integrated radio processor
In a base station, a configurable radio unit allows for communication with a baseband processor that satisfies a CPRI standard while allowing personalization...
Wireless communication system and method
A device and method arranged to control access to resources of a communication network by a User Equipment (UE). One embodiment includes an apparatus for a user...
Operating system supporting mixed 2D, stereoscopic 3D and multi-view 3D
Operating systems are described that interface applications and display screens capable of displaying two-dimensional and three-dimensional content. In one...
Far-end sound quality indication for telephone devices
A sound quality metric may be determined at a near-end telephone system, the sound quality metric associated with far-end sound quality received at a far-end...
Systems and methods to transmit information among a plurality of physical
A communication system includes a supervisory node (e.g., a headend) and one or more remote nodes (e.g., cable modems). The supervisory node or a remote node...
System and method for priority based flow control between nodes
A system and method for priority-based flow control between nodes. In one example, pause deadlocks in a physical loop can be averted by priority-based selection...
Frequency interleave within communication systems
A communication device includes a communication interface and a processor. In one example, the processor generates an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing...
Wideband receiver robust to radio frequency harmonics
A radio frequency (RF) noise-cancelling receiver includes first transconductance cells configured to produce respective weighted current signals proportional to...
Supporting high dimensional MU-MIMO beamforming by sounding multiple
frames with different sets of antenna patterns
In some aspects, the disclosure is directed to methods and systems for performing channel estimation between a beamformer and a beamformee. A beamformer can...
RF transmitter having broadband impedance matching for multi-band
Systems and methods are provided for a broadband, closed-loop RF transmitter for multi-band applications that employs a single RF path to service multiple bands...
Low complexity error correction using cyclic redundancy check (CRC)
Low complexity error correction using cyclic redundancy check (CRC). Communications between communication devices, sometimes including at least one redundant...
Distortion limiter and automatic power control for drivers
Systems and methods are disclosed to provide automatic power control for a driver circuit. Embodiments disclosed herein enable a driver circuit to automatically...
Reduction of parasitic capacitance in a semiconductor device
An apparatus is disclosed to increase a reduced a parasitic capacitance of a semiconductor device. The semiconductor device includes a modified gate region to...
A semiconductor structure may implement a metal-oxide-metal capacitor. When layer design rules change from one layer to the next, the structure may change the...
Flexural plate wave device for chip cooling
Methods, systems, and apparatuses are described for cooling electronic devices. The electrical device includes an integrated circuit die (IC) having opposing...
Content addressable memory with base-three numeral system
A CAM cell is disclosed that can be selectively configured to store either base-2 data words or base-3 data words. When configured to store base-3 data words,...
Method and system for enabling rendering of electronic media content via a
secure ad hoc network configuration...
A handheld wireless communication device (HWCD) establishes an ad hoc network comprising interconnected networks for a user. The HWCD gains access to content on...
System and method for efficient buffer management for banked shared memory
A system and method for efficient buffer management for banked shared memory designs are provided. In one embodiment, a controller within the switch is...
Optimization of NFC tag for different battery levels
A mobile communication device has a processor, a radio, a near field communication (NFC) device, a battery, and memory for storing data. The power level of the...
MAC header based traffic classification and methods for use therewith
A transceiver of an apparatus supports communication with at least one additional apparatus. A processing module processes at least a portion of media access...
Assisted device discovery
An electronic device may communicate according to a first communication standard and a second communication standard. The first communication standard may have...
Loudspeaker beamforming for personal audio focal points
In one embodiment, a method comprising receiving at a microphone located at a first location audio received from plural speakers, the audio received at a first...
Optical line terminal (OLT) optical module adapted to perform optical unit
network (ONU) functionality
An optical line terminal (OLT) is operable in a passive optical network (PON). The OLT comprises a plurality of optical network units (ONUs), an electrical...
Enforcing software independent content protection in an electronic device
A Set Top Box (STB) or client computer includes a communication interface operable to receive digital messages and digital content, memory, a transcoder, a...
Reconstruction and overlap transform system and method supporting VC-1
Presented herein are reconstruction and overlap transform system(s) and method(s) supporting VC-1 decoding. In one embodiment, there is presented a system for...
Ad hoc social networking
An Ad Hoc social networking environment enables information and device access management between social networking groups and social networking members with or...
Method and system for determining physical layer traversal time
Aspects of a method and system for determining physical layer traversal time are provided. In this regard, duration of a time interval may be determined in the...
Method and system for an electronic device with integrated security module
Methods and systems for processing Ethernet data are disclosed and may comprise receiving Ethernet data via a single gigabit Ethernet IP telephone chip. A...
Distributed switch domain of heterogeneous components
A method of integrating virtual and physical network switching components into a heterogeneous switching domain is provided. Such method including, attaching,...
Method and system for detecting enhanced relative grants in a wireless
Aspects of a method and system for detecting enhanced relative grants in a wireless communications system may include measuring a signal power level of an...