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Parallel pyramid entropy coding for video and image compression
Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided to divide code blocks, such as blocks of quantized coefficient of image or video data, into smaller...
50 Gb/s Ethernet using serializer/deserializer lanes
Systems, devices, and methods of implementing 50 Gb/s Ethernet using serializer/deserializer lanes are disclosed. One such device includes circuitry operable to...
Apparatus and method for selective single-carrier equalization
Embodiments of an apparatus and method for selective single-carrier (SC) equalization are provided. Multipath propagation in a communication channel often...
Methods and apparatus for extending MAC control messages in EPON
One embodiment provides a media access control (MAC) module facilitating operations of an Ethernet passive optical network (EPON). The MAC module includes a...
Method and system for providing complete internet anywhere with full
server assisted processing
A STB, communicatively coupled to a server, receives a web page request when, for example, a URI, is entered into a web browser running in the STB. In response,...
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...
Multicast switching for distributed devices
A system for multicast switching for distributed devices may include an ingress node including an ingress memory and an egress node including an egress memory,...
Front end module with tone injection
A radio front end includes a power amplifier, a tone injection module, a duplexer, a balancing network, and a processor. The tone injection module is operable,...
Microwave backhaul system having a double capacity link
An all outdoor communication unit (ODU) microwave backhaul system and a split ODU microwave backhaul system, each configured to support a dual channel wireless...
Pilot design for massive MIMO communication
Embodiments recognize that in MIMO and M-MIMO systems, physical antennas tend to be closely spaced to each other (e.g., a grid). As a result, a spatial...
Dual carrier separation
Disclosed are various embodiments providing carrier separation to effectuate a dual carrier operation of a wireless communication device. Processing circuitry...
Digital correction techniques for data converters
A method and apparatus is disclosed to compensate for impairments within a data converter such that its output is a more accurate representation of its input....
Systems and methods to suppress noise and idle tones
Systems and methods that reduce or remove idle tones and noise from an audio signal are provided. According to various embodiments, a level of the received...
Touching an antenna of a near field communications (NFC) device to control
A near field communications (NFC) device is disclosed that interacts with other NFC devices to exchange information and/or the data. An operator may touch, or...
Field effect transistor structure having one or more fins
A field effect transistor (FET) having one or more fins provides an extended current path as compared to conventional finFETs. A raised source terminal is...
Multigate metal oxide semiconductor devices and fabrication methods
A semiconductor device includes a first well and a second well implanted in a semiconductor substrate. The semiconductor device further includes a gate...
System and method for enhanced auto-negotiation for NGBASE-T
A system and method for enhanced auto-negotiation for NGBASE-T. Link partners can be configured to exchange advanced NGBASE-T configuration information such as...
Method and system for leasing of network services and applications based
on a usage pattern
Aspects of a method and system for predictive leasing of network services and applications based on a usage pattern may comprise a management entity that...
Method and apparatus for signal detection and decoding
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided herein for enabling the joint detection and decoding of uplink state flag symbols. In this regard,...
Method of operating a video decoding system
A system and method for decoding a digital video data stream. In one aspect, a plurality of hardware acceleration modules are used together with a core...
Virtual OTP pre-programming
Aspects of virtual one-time programmable (OTP) memory pre-programming are described. A device may include a logical sink destination, an OTP memory map, a...
Systems and methods for providing enhanced motion detection
Provided are systems and methods for providing enhanced motion detection. One system providing enhanced motion detection includes a smart display, an interface...
Method and system for determining location within a building based on
historical location information
A mobile device may be operable to receive historical location trail information of a building. A location of the mobile device within the building may be...
Cascading baseband processors
Cellular processors are cascaded to provide different configurations, which result in higher-capacity base stations, increased numbers of simultaneous users...
User equipment (UE) includes an architecture for handling femtocell fingerprints. The architecture may, as examples, maintain the validity and reliability of...
Selecting receiver chains of a mobile unit for receiving wireless signals
A method and apparatus of selecting which of a plurality of receiver chains of a mobile unit to receive wireless signals, is disclosed. One method includes...
System and method for upgrading a multiprocessor set-top box device with a
monolithic firmware image
A system and method for downloading a code image at a set-top gateway host that includes an embedded set-top box and an embedded cable modem. The embedded...
Adjustable depth layers for three-dimensional images
A system and method for generating a three-dimensional image using depth layers is provided. A plurality of depth layers may be generated from the image, where...
Method and system for utilizing image sensor pipeline (ISP) for enhancing
color of the 3D image utilizing...
A monoscopic video camera may capture, via at least one image sensor, two-dimensional video, and may capture, via at least one depth sensor, corresponding depth...
Social device security in a social network
A social network (SNET) is divided into one or more circles employing separate security secrets, e.g. keys, for communication between members. A device can be a...
Multilane SERDES clock and data skew alignment for multi-standard support
A communication system may include a number of communication channels operating in accordance with one or more communication standards. The channels may...
Burst mode to continuous mode converter
A system to convert upstream burst mode data into continuous mode data in a passive optical network (PON) is provided herein. The system includes a burst mode...
Optical burst receiver with a configurable AC and DC coupling interface
A method for enabling AC coupling or DC coupling when receiving burst data signals comprises generating a hold-over pattern, wherein the hold-over pattern is a...
Time domain coexistence of RF signals
Various methods and systems are provided for time domain coexistence of RF signals. In one example, among others, a method includes obtaining access to a WLAN...
Current divider based voltage controlled gain amplifier
An RF amplifier includes an input stage, a buffer stage, and an output stage. The input stage is configured to provide attenuation and impedance matching for an...
Class AB differential line drivers
An output stage of a differential line driver generates a differential output signal. A common-mode component of the differential output signal is decoupled...
System and method for omitting a clock pulse from a clock signal in
response to a change in current consumption
Various embodiments of the present disclosure are directed to managing load steps caused by processing circuitry. The processing circuitry may generate a series...
System and method in a television receiver for providing user-selection of
objects in a television program
A system and method in a television receiver (e.g., a television receiver external to a television) for providing user-selection of objects in a television...
Power control for carrier aggregation on shared bands
There is provided, for example, an apparatus, which is caused to select a transmission power configuration for a communication with at least one user terminal...
Method, apparatus and computer program product for triggering the
determination of a timing advance for one...
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided to facilitate the determination of the timing advances of each of a plurality of component...
Modified measurement procedures for user equipments
A network sends to a user equipment UE downlink signaling indicating at least one frequency which is subject to special handling. In response the UE measures...
System and method for security key transmission with strong pairing to
Systems and methods for security key transmission with strong pairing to a destination client are disclosed. A security key may be generated by an on-chip key...
Systems and methods for faster throughput for compressed video data
Presented herein are system(s) and method(s) for faster throughput for video decoding. In one embodiment, there is presented a pixel reconstructor for...
System and method for access point (AP) aggregation and resiliency in a
hybrid wired/wireless local area network
Aspects of the invention may provide a system and method for access point aggregation and resiliency in a hybrid wired/wireless local area network. Access point...
Continuous adaptation of a channel equalizer
The present disclosure is directed to a system and method for continually adapting a channel equalizer that includes a precoder based on changing channel...
Home network system and method
A demarcation point unit connected between a home network backbone and an external network. The demarcation point unit includes a blocking filter and splitter....
Channel bonding with multiple network types
Different data communication architectures deliver a wide variety of content, including audio and video content, to consumers. The architectures employ channel...
Linearization of optical intensity modulation systems
Embodiments for improving the Signal to Noise and Distortion (SINAD) ratio in Pulse Amplitude Modulation (PAM)-M optical intensity modulation systems, to enable...
Method and system for interference cancellation
Aspects of a method and system for interference cancellation substantially as shown in and/or described in connection with at least one of the figures, as set...
Beamforming protocol for wireless communications
Beamforming protocol for wireless communications. Various communications are made between an originating communication device and a remote communication device...