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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...
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...