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Cell search operations using multibranch PSYNC detection module
A wireless terminal is operable to receive a Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (WCDMA) signal from a base station and includes clock circuitry, a wireless...
Method and apparatus for receiving a global positioning system signal
using a cellular acquisition signal
Method and apparatus for a GPS device that uses at least one cellular acquisition signal is described. More particularly, a GPS device is configured to receive...
Phase locked loop including a frequency change module
A phase locked loop (PLL) includes a detector, a charge pump, a loop filter, a voltage controlled oscillator (VCO), a divider, and a frequency change module. The...
Phase locked loop with small size and improved performance
A phase locked loop (PLL) includes a frequency detector and a type 1 PLL including a phase detector. The phase detector produces a phase error signal indicative...
On-chip source termination in communication systems
An apparatus and system are provided to adjust an output voltage of an integrated circuit (IC) die. For instance, the apparatus can include an on-chip source...
Method and system for noise dosimeter
A personal noise dosimeter having functionality for increasing the dynamic range of the device. A microphone provides a signal to an RMS detector, which provides...
General and algebraic-constructed contention-free memory mapping for
parallel turbo decoding with algebraic...
General and algebraic-constructed contention-free memory mapping for parallel turbo decoding with algebraic interleave ARP (almost regular permutation) of all...
Method and system for sharing multiple antennas between TX and RX in a
repeat field of polarization isolation
A repeater device may be utilized to enable forwarding extreme high frequency (EHF) communication between EHF-enabled wireless devices. The repeater device may...
Method and system for a mobile architecture that supports a cellular or
wireless network and broadcast...
In an RF communication system, aspects for supporting cellular or wireless network and broadcast utilizing an integrated single chip cellular and broadcast...
Shared processing between wireless interface devices of a host device
An integrated circuit includes a first wireless interface circuit that transceives first packetized data between a host module and a first external device in...
Transceiver system and method of using same
A chip comprises and operational section and an input/output section. The operational section includes a controller. The input/output (I/O) section is coupled to...
Method and system for weight determination in a spatial multiplexing MIMO
system for WCDMA/HSDPA
Certain aspects of the method may comprise generating models for a received plurality of spatially multiplexed communication signals for multiple channels from a...
Method, apparatus and system for high-speed transmission on fiber optic
Multi-carrier modulation fiber optic systems constructed using a series of electrical carriers, modulating the data on the electrical carriers and combining the...
Video decoding system supporting multiple standards
System and method for decoding digital video data. The decoding system employs hardware accelerators that assist a core processor in performing selected decoding...
Method and system for utilizing a reserved and/or out of band channel for
maintaining a network connection
Aspects of a method and system for utilization of an reserved and/or out of band channel for maintaining a network connection are provided. In this regard,...
Method for combining multiple frames of data into a single medium access
A method of combining multiple frames of data into a single access to a shared communications medium improves network efficiency transmitting in a fashion...
System and method for dropping lower priority packets that are slated for
A method for dropping lower priority packets for transmission over a wireless communication medium is provided. A central device receives one or more packets to...
Method and system for motion adaptive deinterlacer with integrated
A system and method that produces a spatial average for interlaced video in a deinterlacer. The system detects edges in the video images and determines the angle...
Method and system for a phased array antenna embedded in an integrated
Aspects of a method and system for configurable antenna in an integrated circuit package are provided. In this regard, a phased array antenna embedded in a...
Method and system for efficient audio scheduling for dual-decode digital
signal processor (DSP)
Methods and systems for coordinating the handling of information are disclosed herein and may include scheduling multiple processing tasks for processing...
Method and system for redundancy-based decoding of voice content in a
wireless LAN system
Aspects of a method and system for redundancy-based decoding of voice content in a wireless local area network (WLAN) system are provided. A WLAN receiver may...
System and method for performing reed-solomon encoding
An embodiment of the present invention provides a system for implementing a Reed-Solomon computation of parity bytes of a codeword, including an accumulator and...
System method for I/O pads in mobile multimedia processor (MMP) that has
bypass mode wherein data is passed...
Methods and systems for input/output pads in a mobile multimedia processor are disclosed and may include receiving data from a host device in an integrated...
Modular wireless headset and/or headphones
The modular wireless headset includes at least one wearable earpiece and at least one wearable microphone, where the earpiece is physically separate from the...
Battery management in a modular earpiece microphone combination
A modular wireless headset to support voice communications that includes a wireless microphone, a wireless earpiece, and a tether. Both the wireless microphone...
Unified STTD/CLTD dedicated pilot processing
Apparatus and method to provide unified STTD/CLTD dedicated pilot processing in a wireless receiver. The technique allows different set of parameters to be...
Method and system for tuning an antenna using injection
Certain aspects of a method and system for tuning an antenna using injection may include mixing a received DVB-H signal with a reference oscillator signal to...
Radio frequency transmitter with on-chip photodiode array
A radio transmitter integrated circuit includes a photodiode array circuit, a digital conversion module, a transmit baseband processing module, an analog...
Method and apparatus for adaptive noise and/or signal filtering in an
HSDPA channel quality indicator (CQI)...
Methods and systems for processing signals in a wireless communication system are disclosed. Aspects of the method may include estimating at a receiver, a rate...
System and method for fault tolerant TCP offload
Systems and methods that provide fault tolerant transmission control protocol (TCP) offloading are provided. In one example, a method that provides fault...
Tunneling protocols for wireless communications
A method and apparatus for tunneling protocols are described. In one embodiment, the method comprises broadcasting a message at a repeater to one or more members...
Method for load balancing in a network switch
A method for load balancing in a link aggregation environment, wherein the method includes the steps of determining if a packet flow in a network switch exceeds...
System and method of transmission and reception of progressive content
with isolated fields for conversion to...
Systems and methods of coding progressive content with isolated fields for conversion to interlaced display are provided. Some systems and methods may find use...
Physical separation and recognition mechanism for a switch and a power
supply for power over Ethernet (PoE) in...
A Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) communication system dynamically provides power and data communications over a communications link. In an enterprise environment, a...
High speed multi-threaded reduced instruction set computer (RISC)
processor with hardware-implemented thread...
A reduced instruction set computer (RISC) processor includes a processing core, which is arranged to process a software thread. A hardware-implemented scheduler...
Method of creating incentives for establishing hotspot locations
A process of creating incentives for wireless hotspots by a service provider is disclosed. An access point is provided to a wireless hotspot for wireless devices...
Multimode mobile communication device with configuration update capability
A system and method in a multimode mobile communication device for providing communication configuration update capability. Various aspects of the present...
Communication network terminal with sleep capability
Improved apparatus for a radio communication system having a multiplicity of mobile transceiver units selectively in communication with a plurality of base...
Method and system for mitigating a voltage standing wave ratio
Methods and systems for mitigating a voltage standing wave ratio in a transmitter are disclosed and may comprise calibrating an output power of a power amplifier...
Cross-core calibration in a multi-radio system
A Radio Frequency (RF) transceiver includes a first RF transceiver group, a second RF transceiver group, local oscillation circuitry, and calibration control...
Apparatus and method for E-HICH/E-RGCH processing, metric estimation and
Apparatus and method for processing a received pilot to obtain noise estimation of a pilot channel and processing a received first signal channel, separately...
Method and system for equalization in a communications system
Aspects for equalization in a communications system are described. The aspects include utilizing a block code based error correction scheme in a modulation...
Method and system for sliding window phase estimator for WCDMA automatic
Aspects of a method and system for a sliding window phase estimator for wideband code division multiple access (WCDMA) automatic frequency correction are...
MPEG smart video transport processor with different transport packet
An interrupt sensitive extract byte instruction scheme is presented herein. The interrupt sensitive extract by instruction extracts bytes from data, depending on...
Tertiary content addressable memory based motion estimator
Presented herein are Tertiary Content Addressable Memory based motion estimator(s). In one embodiment, there is presented a method for encoding a picture. The...
Hardware implementation of optimized single inverse quantization engine
for a plurality of standards
Presented herein are optimized single inverse quantization engines for a plurality of standards. In one embodiment, there is presented a system for inverse...
Low latency digital filter and method
A digital filter pre-calculates C(1)*S(n-1), C(2)*S(n-2) . . . C(p-1)*S(n-p+1), prior to the arrival of sample S(n). As such.function..times..function..function....
Multiple input multiple output wireless local area network communications
A wireless local area network (WLAN) transmitter includes a MAC module, a PLCP module, and a PMD module. The Medium Access Control (MAC) module is operably...
Method and system for utilizing tone grouping with givens rotations to
reduce overhead associated with explicit...
Aspects of a method and system for utilizing tone grouping with Givens rotations to reduce overhead associated with explicit feedback information are presented....
Selectively applying spotlight and other effects using video layering
A video layer effects processing system which receives normal video and special effects information on separate layers has been presented. The system selectively...