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Power consumption management and data rate control based on transmit power
and method for use therewith
An integrated circuit (IC) includes an RF transmitter that transmits a transmit signal at a selectable transmit power based on a transmit power control signal...
RF integrated circuit with transmitter and multipurpose output ports and
methods for use therewith
An RF integrated circuit (IC) includes a first IC port for coupling a first transmit signal in a first frequency band to at least one external device and a...
RF filtering at very high frequencies for substrate communications
A radio transceiver device includes circuitry for radiating electromagnetic signals at a very high radio frequency both through space, as well as through wave...
Antenna system for use within a wireless communication device
An antenna system includes an antenna, a transmission line, an inductor module, a tunable capacitor module, and control logic. The transmission line is coupled...
Method and system for an efficient implementation of the Bluetooth.RTM.
subband codec (SBC)
A method for processing audio may include performing using one or more processors and/or circuits in a Bluetooth enabled communication device, receiving audio...
Method and system for mobile receiver antenna architecture for handling
various digital video broadcast channels
A method for an antenna architecture for handling various Digital Video Broadcast (DVB) channels may be provided. The method may comprise receiving, at a first...
Mosquito noise detection and reduction
A system and method for detecting and reducing mosquito noise are disclosed. Areas within a frame with mosquito noise are detected by calculating the variance...
High-speed uplink packet access (HSUPA) cipher multiplexing engine
A combined data packing, cipher and multiplexing engine operable to support high speed uplink packet access (HS-UPA) within user equipment (UE) is provided....
Method and system for data exchange with a multimedia and ethernet enabled
Aspects of a method and system for data exchange with a multimedia and Ethernet enabled LAN subsystem are provided. A multimedia networking interface may be...
Remapping module identifier fields and port identifier fields
A method of adjusting fields of a datagram in the handling of the datagram in a network device may comprising receiving a datagram, with the datagram having at...
Packet routing with payload analysis, encapsulation and service module
An Internet infrastructure with network devices and end point devices containing service module manager and service modules, that supports packet analysis,...
Wireless access point service coverage area management
A Wireless Access Point (WAP) of a Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) infrastructure includes a processor, a radio and a directional antenna. The radio supports...
Weighted-fair-queuing relative bandwidth sharing
A network device for scheduling packets in a plurality of queues. The network device includes a plurality of configurable mechanisms, each of which is...
Adaptive dynamic thresholding mechanism for link level flow control scheme
A flow control sender includes an ingress port with one or more Class Groups (CG) defined including a shared buffer pool, a shared counter per ingress port per...
Method and system for maintaining a GNSS receiver in a hot-start state
Aspects of a method and system for maintaining a GNSS receiver in a hot-start state are provided. A GNSS receiver in a standby mode may transition from a sleep...
System and method for continual cable thermal monitoring using cable
characteristic considerations in Power...
A system and method for continual cable thermal monitoring using cable characteristic considerations in Power over Ethernet (PoE) applications. Cable heating in...
Apparatus and method for phase lock loop gain control using unit current
A gain compensator compensates for the gain variation of a varactor-tuned voltage tuned oscillator (VCO) in a phase lock loop (PLL). The VCO includes a parallel...
Access control list rule compression using meter re-mapping
A system may include a content addressable memory (CAM) that is configured to include multiple services, receive a key, where the key includes source port...
Method and apparatus for distribution of satellite navigation data
A method and apparatus for distributing satellite navigation data is described. In one example, satellite signals are processed at each of a plurality of...
Wireless device operable to manipulate high-speed shared control channel
(HSSCCH) quality control through...
A method to adapt channel quality indicator (CQI) reports from user equipment (UE) is provided. This involves first determining the presence of a high-speed...
Single chip wireless transceiver operable to perform voice, data and radio
frequency (RF) processing
A single chip wireless transceiver operable to perform voice, data and radio frequency (RF) processing is provided. This processing may be divided between...
Blocking of communication channels
A system may include a scanning module that is arranged and configured to scan communication channels for channel interference, a channel assessor module that...
Cryptographic key distribution system and method for digital video systems
A system and method for distribution of cryptographic keys to data encryption and decryption devices used to protect digital video/multimedia data transmitted...
Temporal alignment of codec data with wireless local area network RF slots
A wireless local area network (WLAN) transceiving integrated circuit services voice communications in a WLAN with at least one other WLAN device. The WLAN...
General access network controller bypass to facilitate use of standard
cellular handsets with a general access...
Enabling a standard cellular handset to be used to access a core mobile network via a generic access network is disclosed. A communication between a generic...
ESD protection circuit for high speed signaling including a switch
An ESD protection circuit for a switch coupled to high-speed signaling pins of an integrated circuit includes a first string of clamping elements and a second...
RF reception system and integrated circuit with programmable impedance
matching network and methods for use...
An integrated circuit includes an on-chip antenna interface, coupled to an off-chip antenna interface having at least one off-chip impedance matching component,...
Integrated circuit having a low efficiency antenna
An integrated circuit (IC) includes an RF transceiver, a die, a package substrate, an antenna element, and a transmission line circuit. The die supports the RF...
Method and apparatus for validating a position in a satellite positioning
system using range-rate measurements
Method and apparatus for validating an initial position in a satellite positioning system using range-rate measurements is described. In one example, range-rate...
Wireless local area network device supporting enhanced call functions
A wireless local area network (WLAN) transceiving integrated circuit services voice communications in a WLAN with at least one other wireless device and...
Technique for improving modulation performance of translational loop RF
A transmit signal generated by the baseband processor in a translational loop type RF transmitter is "pre-distorted" so as to counter act magnitude distortion...
Method and system for flip chip configurable RF front end with an off-chip
Methods and systems for a flip chip configurable RF front end with an off-chip balun may include bonding a balun package to a single integrated circuit (IC)...
Reduced line driver output dependency on process, voltage, and temperature
According to one exemplary embodiment, a transmitter module includes a line drive including a current digital-to-analog converter, where the line driver...
System and method for automatically discovering total transistor
resistance in a hybrid power over ethernet...
A system and method for automatically discovering total transistor resistance in a hybrid power over Ethernet (PoE) architecture. A critical factor for a PoE...
Power managing semiconductor die with event detection circuitry in thick
oxide for reduced power consumption
According to one exemplary embodiment, a power managing semiconductor die with reduced power consumption includes a power island including an event detection...
System and method of uncorrelated code hopping in a communications system
A system and method are used to provide uncorrelated code hopping in a communications system. A shift register receives data. The shift register is clocked to...
Data transfer efficiency in a cryptography accelerator system
Methods and apparatus are provided for performing authentication and decryption operations in a cryptography accelerator system. Input data passed to a...
SIMD processor executing min/max instructions
A SIMD processor responds to a single min/max instruction to find the minimum or maximum valued data unit in an array of data units. The determined...
Shared memory architecture
Disclosed herein is an apparatus which may comprise a plurality of nodes. In one example embodiment, each of the plurality of nodes may include one or more...
Downloading map segment(s) to a cell phone based upon its GPS coordinates
A wireless terminal displays its location and navigation information (map segment) on its display. The wireless terminal accesses a Global Positioning System...
Device for selective power management for a hand held host
A hand held radio host includes circuitry for selectively providing power to radiating transceiver elements and non-radiating application elements according to...
System and method providing concurrent multimode communication
A system and method providing concurrent multimode communication through multimode signal multiplexing. Various aspects of the present invention may comprise,...
Position determination using received broadcast signals
A radio device that is capable of positioning itself within a broadcast radio system includes a receiver operable to receive a plurality of broadcast radio...
Call re-routing upon cell phone docking
A method and apparatus are provided for call setup in a communication network that comprises at least one mobile station to facilitate the hand-off of a...
Wireless access point management in a campus environment
A Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) is operated in conjunction with a wired Local Area Network (wired LAN) to service a premises, e.g., a campus setting. The...
Method and apparatus to process dedicated physical control channel (DPCCH)
in a transmit antenna diversity...
A method to process DP bits and TPC bits from multiple fingers within a WCDMA rake receiver is provided. DPCH symbols are received, quantized and channel...
Wide bandwidth transceiver
The wide bandwidth transceiver includes a receiver section, a transmitter section, and a local oscillation module. The local oscillation module generates a...
High linearity, high efficiency power amplifier with DSP assisted
A communications transceiver includes a baseband processor, a receiver section, and a transmitter section that includes a power amplifier. The receiver and...
System and method for securing computing management functions
In a computing management system authentication procedures are secured by protecting keys and/or processes used during the authentication procedures. In some...
Reduced-complexity antenna system using multiplexed receive chain
A method for processing signals is disclosed and may include performing using one or more circuits, orthogonally multiplexing, on to a single processing chain,...