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Method and apparatus for augmenting media services
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a media processor that includes a memory and a controller coupled to...
System and method for visual voice mail in a multi-screen environment
A method of managing visual voice mail in a multi-screen environment. The method includes receiving voice mail messages in a server, creating a state machine...
System and method for delivering content in a unicast/multicast manner
The present invention is a system and method for enabling multicast synchronization of initially unicasted content. Multiple unicast streams are synchronized in...
OFDM communication system and method having a reduced peak-to-average
An OFDM system embeds sequence information in the transmitted signal that reduces peak average power ratio (PAP) with minimal impact on the overall system...
Method and apparatus for processing sensor data of detected objects
A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method for detecting, by a system including at least one processor, a...
Leakage current supply circuit for reducing low drop-out voltage regulator
Systems and methods relate to a low-dropout voltage (LDO) voltage regulator which receives a maximum supply voltage and provides a regulated voltage to a load,...
Rubber panel attachable to a rail system of a firearm
A rubber panel attachable to a rail system of a firearm is disclosed herein. The rubber panel may include an elongated body comprising a first side, a second...
Bulk storage tank monitoring including evaporative loss assessment
A method of storage tank monitoring including calculating liquid inventory within the storage tank. Real-time parameters associated with evaporative loss of a...
The apparatuses and methods disclosed herein may be pushed by hand or pulled by a motor vehicle. Thus, implementations of the transport device disclosed herein...
Expandable brachytherapy device
A method for brachytherapy in a lumpectomy cavity of a breast including, positioning a distal end of a brachytherapy device within the cavity, expanding an...
1,3,6-dioxazocan-2-ones and antimicrobial cationic polycarbonates
Eight-membered ring cyclic carbonates comprising a ring nitrogen at position 6 (1,3,6-dioxazocan-2-ones) were prepared by reaction of precursor diols with...
Dual purpose pivot row crop tire guard
An apparatus is configured for use with a ground-engaging wheel of a device configured to move in a travel direction. The apparatus includes a guard and bracket...
Lid for an egg carton
Method and apparatus for managing communication interfaces in a
A system that incorporates the subject disclosure may include, for example, facilitating establishing a first interface between a processor and the system where...
Enhanced wireless home phone for an emergency call service network
An enhanced wireless home phone (WHP) component for use in an emergency call service network is presented herein. A method can include in response to...
Internet-wide scheduling of transactions
A method and system for distributing content on a network through network-wide transactions is disclosed. The method and system monitors the network using...
Mobile electronic devices and methods of protection from shock, radiation
and environmental particulates
Example methods, apparatus, systems, and computer-readable storage media are provided to monitor a mobile device. An example method includes determining whether...
Systems, methods, and computer readable storage devices for controlling an
appearance of a surface using sound...
The emission of variable ultrasonic sound waves from a plurality of sound sources is controlled based on controlled signals generated by a controller. The...
Smart output protector
A smart output protector device includes a data positive input, a data positive output, a data negative input, a data negative output, a first resistor, and a...
Method of controlling location monitoring and reporting
A method comprises: receiving a signal from a first device that is part of a tag, the tag adapted to be affixed to a person or object, the receiving being...
Systems for translating text messages in an instant messaging system comprise a translation engine for translating text messages into a preferred language of a...
Diagnostic testing in dementia and methods related thereto
This disclosure relates to diagnostic testing for subjects with or at risk of dementia and methods related thereto. In certain embodiments, the disclosure...
Vibration damping nock construction
A vibration damping nock for crossbow arrows includes an insert to absorb bow string slap, thereby to prevent damage to the nock during crossbow firing.
Methods for making lignocellulose composite products with oxidative
binders and encapsulated catalyst
In some examples, one or more metal-containing catalysts and one or more waxes can be mixed or otherwise combined to produce an encapsulated catalyst...
Soap stacking dispenser
A device for storing multiple bars of soap in a stack. The device is water-proof or water-resistant, and securely stores each bar of soap in a separate...
Barrier free shower pan with improved drainage paths
A shower pan (10), preferably having rectangular planform includes a central drain (20) that is centered in a floor portion that inclines at a shallow angle...
A compact jumper for an infant or young child. The compact jumper includes a support frame, at least one resilient member, and a child-receiving apparatus. The...
Energy harvesting wireless sensor network
A lawn care device (10) may include a mobility assembly (42,44) configured to facilitate movement of the lawn care device over ground, a cutting deck (40)...
Display screen, or portion thereof, with a navigational graphical user
Display screen, or portion thereof, with a navigational graphical user
Heat exchange devices, liquid adhesive systems, and related methods
A heat exchange device for heating liquid adhesive material to an application temperature suitable for an adhesive bonding application includes a body having an...
Selecting a frequency band from a set of candidate frequency bands
associated with a wireless access point
A method includes determining, at a wireless access point, a signal quality indicator associated with a user device in communication with the wireless access...
Geographic redundancy determination for time based location information in
a wireless radio network
Determining levels of geographic redundancy among radios of a wireless radio network is disclosed. The level of geographic redundancy for a radio can affect the...
System and method for quality of service in a wireless network environment
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for providing on-demand quality of service guarantees in a wireless...
Method and apparatus for mitigating interference in a wireless
A process, device and computer-readable storage medium that incorporate teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, providing a first...
Method and apparatus that provides fault tolerance in a communication
A system for detecting a fault in a first wire of a power grid that affects a transmission or reception of electromagnetic waves that transport data and that...
Antenna placement determination device
Concepts and technologies are disclosed herein for an antenna placement determination device. An antenna placement determination device can include a signal...
Method and apparatus for providing an access to a tethering service via an
A method and non-transitory computer readable medium for providing an access to a tethering service via an endpoint device are disclosed. For example, the...
Method and apparatus for efficient and deterministic group alerting
Systems and methods are provided for reliable, wireless group messaging or alerting in a system having a database, switch, wireless network, and a plurality of...
Methods for providing additional information for mobile-originated short
Methods for appending additional device, location, and/or presence information to a mobile-originated short message are taught herein. One such method for...
System and method for transmitting an emergency message over an integrated
An emergency message system provides a system and method for generating and transmitting emergency messages. In one embodiment, the emergency message system...
System, method and apparatus for protecting privacy when a mobile device
is located in a defined privacy zone
A system, method and apparatus for protecting privacy when a mobile device is located in a defined privacy zone are described herein. The available features...
Method and apparatus for managing conference calls
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a communication device having a controller to retrieve from an address...
System and method for presenting prioritized advertising data during
execution of video trick play command data
A non-transitory computer readable medium containing computer executable instructions that when executed by a computer perform a method, the computer program...
Method and device for processing multimedia frame and storage medium
The disclosure discloses a method and device for processing a multimedia frame and a storage medium. The method includes: judging whether there is a multimedia...
Deduplication of scheduled recordings
In embodiments of a method, system, and device for deduplicating recordings of an audiovisual content, while a stream time is at least equal to a recording...
Systems and methods for associating additional content with broadband
Systems and methods for associating additional content with broadband content are provided. A pairing between a customer premise device configured to output...
Roaming support for software defined networking architecture in mobile
A software defined networking controller can be provided to manage sharing of information relating to roaming requests for mobile devices that are roaming on...