At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
System and method for high-quality variable speed playback of audio-visual
A system and method for high-quality variable speed playback of audio-visual (A/V) media is provided. The system receives an encoded visual signal and an...
Computing long term orbit and clock models with variable time-horizons
A method and apparatus for determining long term orbit (LTO) models using variable time-horizons to improve the orbit and clock model accuracy. The method and...
Subscriber identity module with an incorporated radio
A communication system includes a phone and a Subscriber Identity Module (SIM). The phone includes a user input interface, a first wireless transceiver and a...
Method and system for using a bluetooth PLL to drive FM transmit, FM
receive, bluetooth, and NFC functions
Aspects of a method and system for using a Bluetooth.RTM. PLL/LO to drive FM Transmit, FM Receive, Bluetooth, and NFC functions. A Bluetooth.RTM. PLL/LO may be...
Multimode control device for allocating resources to communication devices
that use differing protocols and...
A control device includes a first communication interface for communicating first control data with a first plurality of communication devices that utilize the...
RF transceiver with undesired signal rejection and methods for use
A radio frequency (RF) transceiver includes an RF transmitter that generates an outbound RF signal at a carrier frequency that is based on a transmitter local...
Method and system for compensating for antenna pulling
Methods and systems for wireless communication are disclosed herein and may include sampling a portion of a transmitted wireless signal which gets coupled to...
Integrated circuit/printed circuit board substrate structure and
A radio transceiver device includes circuitry for radiating electromagnetic signals at a very high radio frequency both through space, as well as through wave...
Method and apparatus for optimizing memory usage in image processing
A method and digital camera avoiding the use of delay lines for block processing within the camera, such as compressing images, demosaicing, or the like....
Mixed mode preamble for MIMO wireless communications
A preamble of a frame for a multiple input multiple output (MIMO) wireless communication for a first transmit antenna of the MIMO communication includes a...
Multi-pair gigabit ethernet transceiver
Various systems and methods providing high speed decoding, enhanced power reduction and clock domain partitioning for a multi-pair gigabit Ethernet transceiver...
Fast modem reconfiguration
Methods, systems, and computer program products for reconfiguring a modem. In an embodiment, fast reconfiguration of a modem occurs when a first modem...
Time divided pilot channel detection processing in a WCDMA terminal having
a shared memory
A method for operating a Radio Frequency (RF) receiver of a wireless terminal. During a first time interval, an RF front end is enabled and the RF receiver...
System, method and computer program for in-place, lightweight ack
promotion in network environment
A method for in-place, lightweight Ack packet promotion is provided. The method includes receiving a new Ack packet via a network; searching through a transmit...
System and method for receive queue provisioning
Systems and methods that provide receive queue provisioning are provided. In one embodiment, a communications system may include, for example, a first queue...
Method and system for dynamically changing audio stream bit rate based on
condition of a Bluetooth connection
A method for communication is disclosed and may include dynamically changing the bit-rate of an audio and/or video stream communicated over a Bluetooth...
Method and system for minimizing power consumption in a communication
Certain embodiments of the invention may be found in a method and system for minimizing power consumption in a communication system. Exemplary aspects of the...
Apparatus and method for communicating arbitrarily encoded data over a
The invention allows data originating according to a first communications standard to be transmitted over a physical layer using a second communications...
One-time programmable memory cell
A disclosed embodiment is a programmable memory cell having improved IV characteristics comprising a thick oxide spacer transistor interposed between a...
Apparatus for position detection using multiple antennas
An apparatus includes a transmitter and a receiver device, which includes a receiver section and a processing module. The transmitter transmits a high carrier...
Method and apparatus for high performance key detection with key debounce
A system for detecting a key with key debounce including a circuit for detecting a key activation; a first counter coupled to the circuit and a clock for...
Powered device for power over ethernet system with increased cable length
Increased cable length Power over Ethernet (PoE) systems are provided. Embodiments can be designed for compliance with IEEE 802.3af, IEEE 802.3at, or legacy PoE...
System and method for modeling a power over ethernet component in a
computing device platform using a common...
A system and method for modeling a power over Ethernet component using a common information model. With the profiling of components based on the common...
System and method for power sourcing equipment detection of a powered
device power failure for power backup
A system and method for power sourcing equipment (PSE) detection of a powered device (PD) power failure for power backup. A PSE can power a PD at a low level of...
Method and system for reducing instruction storage space for a processor
integrated in a network adapter chip
Certain embodiments for reducing instruction storage space for a processor integrated in a network adapter chip may include generating MIPS instructions from...
Media processing system supporting adaptive digital media parameters based
on end-user viewing capabilities
Systems and methods that adapt media content are described. In one embodiment, a system may include, for example, a first communications device and a second...
Portable media processing unit in a media exchange network
A method for communication is disclosed and may include storing media and meta-data associated with the stored media. The storing may occur at a first location...
Method and apparatus for reducing standby power consumption of a handheld
A method for managing operation of a device is disclosed and may include performing the following using one or more processors and/or circuits in a handheld...
Method and system for increasing data rate in a mobile terminal using
spatial multiplexing for DVB-H communication
A method and system for increasing data rate in a mobile terminal using spatial multiplexing for digital video broadcasting for handhelds (DVB-H) communication...
Method and system for creating a personalized journal based on collecting
links to information and annotating...
A system and method is provided for handling data in wireless communication devices where data may be captured and linked to a personal journal via indexing and...
System and method for protecting data in a synchronized environment
A system includes a mobile device providing a plurality of applications and an agent providing first and second authentication procedures for authenticating a...
Method and system for a distributed transceiver for high frequency
Aspects of a method and system for a distributed transceiver for high frequency applications may include generating a second signal from a first signal by...
Iterative multi-stage detection technique for a diversity receiver having
multiple antenna elements
A system and method for processing signals are disclosed. The method may include spreading N replicas of a received signal with N orthogonal sequences. A...
Method and system for detecting channels suitable for FM transmission in
an integrated FM transmit/receive system
A method and system is provided processing channel information may include in a mobile FM radio system including an integrated FM radio transmitter and FM radio...
System and method for secure short-range communication
A system and method for enabling secure short-range communication. A close proximity transmitter is used that is designed with a relatively poor radiator as...
Single frequency wireless communication system
A method and apparatus for communicating between devices is described. In one embodiment, the method comprises one or more communication devices coordinating...
Method and system for single chip satellite set-top box system
A system for processing signals is disclosed and may include a single integrated circuit chip. The single integrated circuit chip (SICC) may include one or more...
Multiple channel audio system supporting data channel replacement
An audio processing system which allows a surround sound system to utilize the transmission bandwidth efficiently by adaptively transmitting a supplementary...
Digital signal processing based de-serializer
A DSP based SERDES performs compensation operations to support high speed de-serialization. A receiver section of the DSP based SERDES includes one or more ADCs...
Method and system for measuring IQ path mismatch
Aspects for measuring IQ path mismatch in signal modulation are described. The aspects include estimating a transmitter IQ mismatch in a form of gain and phase...
Transmission of data packets of different priority levels using
A method for transmitting data packets of at least two different priority levels via one or more bearer channels is described. The method comprises the steps of...
Switch having external address resolution interface
A network switch that has a plurality of input ports that receive data packets. An external interface is connected to the plurality of input ports. The external...
Capacitor sharing surge protection circuit
A capacitor sharing surge protection circuit for protecting multiple ports from harmful energy surges, such as electrostatic discharge (ESD) and cable discharge...
Method and system for improving video combing decisions
A system and method for improving decisions for 2D combing of a video. A 2D-comb is applied to a baseband video signal, thus producing a chroma component of the...
Frequency-locked clock generator
A frequency-locked clock generator includes a voltage-controlled oscillator (VCO), a frequency-to-current converter, a reference current source and a gain...
Multi-mode power management unit with shared inductor
According to one exemplary embodiment, a multi-mode power management unit (PMU) includes a number of switchable conductive paths, where each of the switchable...
Power over ethernet power sourcing equipment architecture for variable
maximum power delivery
A power over Ethernet (PoE) power sourcing equipment (PSE) architecture for variable maximum power delivery. PoE PSE subsystems rely on some control to "turn...
Powered device for power over Ethernet system with increased cable length
A Powered Device (PD) in a Power Over Ethernet system that supports increased cable lengths of more than 100 m is provided herein. The proposed PD design...
Minimal leakage-power standard cell library
A minimal leakage power Standard Cell Library is provided. The minimal leakage power Standard Cell Library provides minimal leakage power cells with improved...
Read/write channel coding and methods for use therewith
A write channel includes a pre-encoding module that encodes write data to produce pre-encoded data. An error correcting code (ECC) module generates ECC data...