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Three-dimensional multiple spiral antenna and applications thereof
A three-dimensional multiple spiral antenna includes a substrate, a plurality of spiral antenna sections, and a feed point module. The substrate has a...
Flexible ADC calibration technique using ADC capture memory
Systems and methods are provided for calibrating an analog to digital converter (ADC) using one or more feedback mechanisms. In an embodiment, a capture memory...
Time-to-digital convertor-assisted phase-locked loop spur mitigation
Methods, systems, and apparatuses are described for compensating for an undesired fractional spur due to a PLL in a communication system. The communication...
Hybrid thermal interface material for IC packages with integrated heat
Flip chip packages are described that include two or more thermal interface materials (TIMs). A die is mounted to a substrate by solder bumps. A first TIM is...
Programmable interposer with conductive particles
An exemplary implementation of the present disclosure includes a programmable interposer having top and bottom interface electrodes and conductive particles...
MIM capacitor having a local interconnect metal electrode and related
According to one exemplary embodiment, a method for fabricating a metal-insulator-metal (MIM) capacitor in a semiconductor die comprises forming a bottom...
Modified joint source channel decoder
A turbo decoder is configured to perform iterative decoding of data bits of a data packet received via a source signal to converge on a "soft" decision...
Method and system for encoding for 100G-KR networking
Aspects of a method and system for encoding in 100G-KR networking are described. In one example embodiment, a coding method uses certain forward error...
Method and system for location based updates in a communications device
The location or changes in location of a communications device may be determined by various means, such as via a satellite navigation system, within the...
Baseband harmonic rejection circuit
A circuit for baseband harmonic rejection includes multiple transconductance cells coupled to one another at outputs of the transconductance cells and...
Method, apparatus and computer program for determining whether a received
signal comprises a first signal component
A method of determining at a receiver whether a received signal comprises a pure tone signal component. The method comprises: measuring a received signal over a...
A method and apparatus relate to coexistence of multiple RF subsystems on a communication device. An apparatus may include a plurality of radio frequency (RF)...
Echo cancellation using closed-form solutions
A system that utilizes closed-form solutions to perform echo cancellation is described. The system includes a filter, filter parameter determination logic and a...
Method, apparatus and computer program for controlling a receiver
Linear symbol level equalisation is used to estimate a transmitted symbol vector x.sub.n.sup.(0) in an nth observation window y.sub.n of signals received from...
PoE communication bus, interface, and protocol between PoE subsystem and
PHY or switch subsystems
Provided is a communications interface system. The communications interface system includes one or more protocol modules configured to include interface...
Multi-wideband communications over multiple mediums
A multi-network interface device includes a powerline communications interface and at least one other communications interface configured to communicate over a...
Multiple logical channels for use in network devices
A method for establishing a virtual channel between network devices is disclosed. In the case of a local network device establishing a virtual channel with a...
Reducing battery power consumption during discontinuous reception and
Techniques, systems and apparatus are described for reducing battery power consumption during a discontinuous reception and transmission mode of operation of a...
Method and system for adaptive allocation of feedback resources for CQI
and transmit pre-coding
In transmit pre-coding, a bandwidth and a feedback period to one or more CQI reporting units and a bandwidth and a feedback period to one or more PMI reporting...
Securing transmit openings by the requester
Techniques for securing transmit opening help enhance the operation of a station that employs the technique. The techniques may facilitate low latency response...
Video channel change system
A video channel change system may include one or more processors and a memory. The one or more processors may receive first packets including first video frames...
System and method for converting two dimensional to three dimensional
A system and method for converting two dimensional video to three dimensional video includes a processor having an input for receiving a two dimensional image...
Access, monitoring, and control of appliances via a media processing
A device and method for accessing, monitoring, and controlling home appliances in a media exchange network by establishing a communication link between a...
Method and apparatus for reducing power consumption in a digital circuit
by controlling the clock
A method and apparatus that controls the clock of a digital circuit, and therefore power consumption, without substantially comprising performance is provided....
Module for powerline communication transmission
A powerline communication (PLC) transmission module transmits a signal over a three-line electrical mains supply. The PLC transmission module includes at least...
Method and system for multiplexed transport interface between demodulators
(DEMODs) and set-top box (STB)...
A multiplexed transport interface (MTSIF) may be utilized during communication between a demodulation module and a video processing system-on-chip (SoC). The...
Method and system for policy based authentication
A mobile device capable of performing a plurality of functions. The mobile device includes a memory for storing a plurality of different security policies; an...
System and method for storing integer ranges in a memory
Methods, systems, and computer readable storage medium directed to efficiently storing value ranges in TCAM or other memory are disclosed. Storing a range of...
Dual antenna topology for bluetooth and IEEE 802.11 wireless local area
A method includes determining that an antenna shared between a Bluetooth transceiver and a WLAN transceiver is available to the WLAN transceiver based on an...
Method and apparatus for enabling simultaneous VoWLAN and Bluetooth audio
in small form factor handheld devices
Certain aspects of a method and system for providing wireless communication may include a single integrated circuit (IC) that handles communication for at least...
Quality-of-service (QoS)-based association with a new network using
background network scanning
A method and device support the use of background network scanning to enable association with a first and at least a second wireless network, for the exchange...
Method and system for low-noise, highly-linear receiver front-end
Aspects of a method and system for a low-noise, highly-linear receiver front-end are provided. In this regard, a received signal may be processed via one or...
Transceiver including a weaved connection
A transceiver includes a local oscillation module, a transmitter section, and a receiver section. The local oscillation module is operable to generate a...
System having co-located functional resources and applications thereof
Disclosed herein are systems, apparatuses, and methods for wirelessly coupling functional resources. Such a system includes a plurality of co-located,...
Filtering a single wire protocol (SWP) current signal to be provided to a
near field communications (NFC) device
A communications device is disclosed that includes a united integrated circuit card (UICC) that provides a single wire protocol (SWP) current signal to a near...
Antenna solution for wireless power transfer--near field communication
enabled communication device
Various configurations and arrangements of various communication devices and antenna solutions are disclosed. Antenna solutions disclosed herein include a...
Apparatus and method of seamless switching between a live DTV decoding and
a PVR playback
Methods and apparatus for switching between a live video decoding and a recorded playback in a digital video and recording system. A received video data stream...
Generalized transmit pre-coding for optical and backplane channels
Systems that allow for DFE functionality to be eliminated from the receiver side of a communication system and for a DFE-like functionality to be implemented...
Digital calibration of analog distortion using split analog front-end
A receiver is disclosed that is capable of correcting for harmonic distortion injected into received analog signals. The receiver splits the analog signal in...
Repeatedly: pre-processing a received signal using feedback to obtain a pre-processed signal, the feedback being based on a previous signal, the previous signal...
Adaptive decoding based on signal to noise ratio (SNR)
A communication device is configured adaptively to process a receive signal based on noise that may have adversely affected the signal during transition via...
Method and system for video encoding using noise level estimates from
vertical blanking interval TV lines
A system and method for video encoding using noise level estimates from vertical blanking interval lines. A video signal may be received by an encoding system....
Powerline modem device
A broadband powerline communications device includes a plug for connection to mains electrical wiring, a broadband powerline medium interface circuit for...
Method and system for switching in a virtualized platform
A local manager in a local networking domain may configure a plurality of logical switches by combining switching functions available in network devices and/or...
A data bridge controls packet transfers between network fabrics forming a closed network, such as a vehicular network. The data bridge includes two or more sets...
Dual band wireless local area network (WLAN) transceiver
Dual band wireless local area network (WLAN) transceiver. A wireless communication device includes at least two different transceivers (or radios) therein to...
Wireless communication device capable of utilizing multiple radio access
A wireless communication device is disclosed that is capable of utilizing multiple radio access technologies (RATs) in various coordinated ways so as to...
System and method for integration of hybrid pipeline
A system includes a pipeline analog-to-digital converter as a first stage to process an input signal, and a successive approximation register (SAR) ...
Compensation for lane imbalance in a multi-lane analog-to-digital
Various multi-lane ADCs are disclosed that substantially compensate for impairments present within various signals that result from various impairments, such as...
System for monitoring an operation of a device
A system monitors an application. The system includes a state table with state table nodes corresponding to application checkpoints. The state table nodes...