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Transmitter diversity with a passive mixer network
A transmitter circuit with a passive mixer network includes a first outbound signal path configured to carry a first outbound signal. The transmitter circuit...
Optimizing power consumption in a near field communications (NFC)
An apparatus and method is disclosed to optimize power consumption in a NFC environment. A first NFC capable device provides a polling command to a second NFC...
Broadband absorptive-loading filter
In one embodiment, front end circuitry for an electronic appliance, the front end circuitry comprising: a first port configured to conduct signals from a signal...
Channel estimation filter normalization
Disclosed are various embodiments providing processing circuitry for selecting a channel estimation filter from a plurality of channel estimation filters based...
Method and system for a flexible multiplexer and mixer
Certain aspects of a method and system for a flexible multiplexer and mixer (FMM) are disclosed. Aspects of one method may include mixing primary audio...
Jitter buffer enhanced joint source channel decoding
Methods, systems, and apparatuses are provided for performing jitter buffer enhanced joint source channel decoding. Jitter buffer enhanced joint source channel...
Wireless communication device with RF integrated circuit having an on-chip
An integrated circuit includes an on-chip gyrating circuit that generates a motion parameter based on motion of the IC. An RF transceiver generates an outbound...
Configurable voltage controlled oscillator system and method including
dividing forming a portion of two or...
A phase lock loop with multiple divider paths is presented herein. The phase lock loop can be used to provide a wide range of frequencies. The phase lock loop...
Video sub-reservation protocol in a wireless ecosystem
Video sub-reservation protocol in a wireless ecosystem. Appropriate access is provided to a number of wireless communication devices to ensure very high...
Target wake time (TWT) within single user, multiple user, multiple access,
and/or MIMO wireless communications
Target wake time (TWT) within single user, multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. Within communication systems including different...
Method and system for controlling access and utilization of femtocells via
a network based service
Aspects of a method and system for controlling access and utilization of femtocells via a network based service are provided. In this regard, a femtocell...
Session recovery after network coordinator or AP restart for single user,
multiple user, multiple access,...
Session recovery after network coordinator or AP restart for single user, multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. Restart or reset...
Multiple channel audio system supporting data channel replacement
An audio processing system is disclosed. The audio processing system may include a processor and a transmitter and may allow a surround sound system to utilize...
Method and system for watermarking 3D content
A video transmitter identifies regions in pictures in a compressed three-dimensional (3D) video comprising a base view video and an enhancement view video. The...
Independent viewer tailoring of same media source content via a common
Techniques are described herein for supporting independent viewer tailoring of same media source content via a common 2D-3D display. A first independently...
Digital up-converter and N-channel modulator with flexible association of
QAM generation resources to...
Embodiments of a digital up-converter and an N-channel modulator are provided herein. The embodiments of the digital up-converter, in combination with the...
Set top box architecture supporting mixed secure and unsecure media
A media processing device, such as a set top box, having a plurality of selectable hardware and software components for supporting multiple media pathways...
Low-power policy for port
Various example embodiments are disclosed. According to an example embodiment, a method may include determining, by a port processor, a buffer length based on...
Sparse equalizer system
A sparse equalizer system is disclosed. One or more multiple tapped delay lines (e.g., equalizers and/or pre-equalizers) are implemented to service one or more...
Fine step blended modulation communications
A communication device is configured to perform symbol mapping of bits to generate modulation symbols using one or more modulations. The device may employ a...
Downclocking and/or adaptive sub-carriers for single user, multiple user,
multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless...
Downclocking and/or adaptive sub-carriers for single user, multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. Communication device operation...
Power efficient paging channel decoding
Disclosed are various embodiments of extracting a paging message from paging channel downlink communications. A first and second page bursts and received. When...
Beamforming precoding matrix using non-uniform angles quantization
Beamforming precoding matrix using non-uniform angles quantization. Adaptively generated feedback information is provided between communication devices that...
Multi-user null data packet (MU-NDP) sounding within multiple user,
multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless
Multi-user null data packet (MU-NDP) sounding within multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. Within communication systems including...
Sacrificial wafer probe pads through seal ring for electrical connection
to circuit inside an integrated circuit
The disclosure is directed to a semiconductor wafer, integrated circuit product, and method of making same, having multiple non-singulated chips separated by...
Low inductance transformer
A transformer has first and second transformer windings including multiple differential ports. Each of the first and second transformer windings include a first...
Thermal and power aware graphics processing
Embodiments for thermal and/or power aware graphics processing are provided. In an embodiment, a thermally and/or power adaptive graphics processing environment...
Method and system for an atomizing function of a mobile device
Systems, apparatuses and methods are disclosed for apportioning tasks among devices. One such method is performed in handheld wireless communication device...
Identifying defective components on a wafer using component triangulation
Methods and apparatus are disclosed to simultaneously, wirelessly test semiconductor components formed on a semiconductor wafer. The semiconductor components...
System and method in a television system for presenting information
associated with a user-selected object in a...
A system and method in a television system for presenting information associated with a user-selected object in a television program is provided. An identity of...
Method and system for low-latency networking
Various aspects of a method and system for low-latency networking are provided. Latency requirements of traffic to be communicated along a network path...
Generic offload architecture
An system comprising an ingress device configured to receive and process data, wherein the ingress device comprises a plurality of processing stages configured...
Method and system for signal generation via a temperature sensing crystal
Disclosed are various embodiments involving correction of signals generated by a crystal oscillator. An age of an integrated circuit or a time of use of the...
Localized dynamic channel time allocation
Techniques for localized dynamic channel allocation help meet the challenges of latency, memory size, and channel time optimization for wireless communication...
Device including a plurality of analog circuits and an interface that
matches characteristics of the analog...
According to one embodiment, a compact low-power receiver comprises first and second analog circuits connected by a digitally controlled interface circuit. The...
Measurement and reporting of received signal strength in NFC-enabled
An NFC-enabled device including tag emulation circuitry and reader emulation circuitry operates so as to provide a signal strength meter function. The signal...
Convergence during interference suppression
In one embodiment, interference suppression is improved by improving convergence criteria. For some embodiments, convergence is improved by employing...
Staggered transmission and reception for reducing latency and memory
A demodulator processes a continuous-time signal to generate at a plurality of encoded bits. An inner decoder processes a first subset of bits within the...
Method for deblocking field-frame video
Methods are disclosed for performing improved deblocking filtering across edges between macroblocks, with particular application to cases where one macroblock...
Asymmetric multi-channel adaptive equalizer
An apparatus is disclosed to compensate for non-linear effects resulting from the transmitter, the receiver, and/or the communication channel in a communication...
Utilizing a gateway for brokering and/or arbitrating service consumption
A broadband gateway may provision services requested in a home network managed and/or serviced by the broadband gateway by a user associated with the broadband...
Universal network interface controller
A universal network interface controller (UNIC) is provided for interfacing a host computer to a switch fabric, a packet network, or both. The UNIC includes...
Gateway based and centric network management and coordination
Gateway based and centric network management and coordination. Coordination and management of delivery of a source sequence, that has possibly undergone...
Standby mode for use in a device having a multiple channel physical layer
The present invention provides a way of placing a physical layer device into a standby mode. After a link is established between multiple devices, a...
Firmware processing for downlink F-DPCH
A channel receiver operable to implement fractional dedicated physical channel (F-DPCH) for high-speed data packet access is provided. A received RF signal is...
Method and system for utilizing standardized interface in a wireless
device to discover and use local and...
A wireless mobile communication (WMC) device may discover available networks, and available local and/or remote resources. The WMC device may configure routes...
Network isolation system
A network isolation system may include a network interface, a power level detector, and a processor. The network interface may be configured to receive signals...
Network measurements and diagnostics
A network diagnostics equipped device(s), such as a Domain Master, node, test and measurement system, transceiver, or the like, is configured to be capable of...
Deadlock recovery for distributed devices
A system for deadlock recovery of distributed devices may include a processor and memory. The processor may transmit packets to a device, receive a pause...
Apparatus and method for using an LED for backlighting and ambient light
Embodiments of a backlight module for illuminating a liquid crystal display (LCD) and sensing ambient light are provided herein. The backlight module includes a...