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Lighting element-centric network of networks
A method for sending and receiving data via a relatively short range, low power wireless data communication link between lighting devices and other ...
Synchronous adaptive radio selection
A method for synchronously adapting radio frequency channel selection based on an application which can range from low bandwidth applications such as instant...
Service-based routing for mobile core network
Data sessions are established based in part on services. When establishing a data session for a communication device, the desired mobility gateway can be...
Emergency alert notification and verification
A device configured to determine whether it is outside a designated emergency alert area based on the number and/or frequency of received emergency alert system...
Hybrid coordination function (HCF) access through tiered contention and
overlapped wireless cell mitigation
A method and system reduce interference between overlapping first and second wireless LAN cells in a medium. Each cell includes a respective plurality of member...
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...
Cell broadcast for signaling resource load from radio access networks
Concepts and technologies are described herein for cell broadcast for signaling resource load from one or more radio access networks ("RANs"). According to one...
Video service buffer management in a mobile rate control enabled network
A system for a mobile wireless device to receive and display a video stream while preventing overflow or starvation of a receive buffer of the mobile wireless...
System and method for wireless communications activity within a
predetermined area and for generating messages...
A system and method is disclosed for detecting the presence and level of wireless communications activity within a predetermined area, without disclosing the...
Event based service
An event based service provides services and/or products based on an event. Services/products are made available to persons attending an event. Services,...
Selection of thumbnails for video segments
A method of identifying a representative image of a video stream is provided. Similarity between video frames of a primary video stream relative to video frames...
Intelligent remote control
A multimedia device processes a remote control signal that includes a unique identifier. A profile associated with the identifier is provided to the remote...
Method and system for configuring an imaging device for the reception of
digital pulse recognition information
In one aspect, the present disclosure related to a method for configuring one or more imaging sensors of an imaging device to capture digital images for digital...
Methods, systems, and computer program products for providing
intra-carrier IP-based connections using a common...
Internet protocol (IP) based calls from a first terminal in an IP based communications system are routed to a second terminal in another communications system....
Broadband network with enterprise wireless communication system for
residential and business environment
The present invention sets forth a network-centric service distribution architecture that integrates a wireless access system in the residence, SOHO, business...
Systems and methods for telephone number provisioning and telephony
Systems, methods, and computer-readable are provided for telephone number provisioning. A user interface configured to provide access to telephony information...
Calling party number selection for outbound calls
A call center maintains various pools of telephone numbers, where each telephone number pool comprises a plurality of telephone numbers in a geographic area. A...
Location based caller identification
Systems and methods are described herein for selectively displaying mobile caller identification (MCID) information for an incoming mobile telephone call on one...
Unified location and presence, communication across real and virtual
A method and system for providing unified location and presence information of and intercommunication among a plurality of networked users is disclosed, where...
Methods, devices, and computer readable storage devices for sharing
sensitive content securely
Sensitive content is securely shared. A request is received from a first communication device to share sensitive content. The first communication device is...
Method, system, and apparatus for providing self-destructing electronic
A method, system, and apparatus for providing a self-destructing e-mail messages are described. An e-mail client application provides a user interface through...
Wireless device address book updates
A system for maintaining an address book, wherein the address book includes a plurality of entries with each entry containing contact information and wherein...
Method for applying macro-controls onto IP networks using intelligent
Systems and methods are described that manage routing information in an IP network using extensible indexing and use the indexing to control the network. The...
Automated network testing platform
An automated network testing platform may comprise a network testing server. The network testing server may receive a first input that characterizes a customer...
Method and apparatus for completing a circuit switched service call in an
internet protocol network
A method and an apparatus for completing a circuit switched service call in an Internet Protocol network are disclosed. For example, the method receives a...
Graphene-based plasmonic nano-transceiver employing HEMT for terahertz
A communication element includes a high electron mobility transistor including a gate layer. A graphene layer is disposed on the gate layer. A communication...
Method and apparatus for performing an automatic power adjustment for an
A method and apparatus for performing an automatic power adjustment wherein a signal power level of an optical signal transmitted by an optical transceiver via...
Maximum power point tracking for photovoltaic power generation system
A method controls power generated by a photovoltaic array. The method estimates a voltage corresponding to a global maximum power point (MPP) of the power...
Multi-junction waveguide circulators with shared discontinuous
A multi-junction circulator assembly comprises a waveguide housing including first and second sets of waveguide arms, and a junction section therebetween. A...
Multilayered contact structure having nickel, copper, and nickel-iron
A three dimensional multi-die package includes a first die and second die. The first die includes a contact attached to solder. The second die is thinned by...
Methods and apparatus for calibrating a thermomagnetic trip unit of a
Methods, apparatus, and systems are provided for calibrating a thermomagnetic trip unit in a circuit breaker base assembly. An apparatus for calibrating a trip...
Alignment of carbon nanotubes comprising magnetically sensitive metal
oxides in nanofluids
The present invention is a nanoparticle mixture or suspension or nanofluid comprising nonmagnetically sensitive nanoparticles, magnetically sensitive...
Armored cable with integral support
A system for providing cable support may be provided. The system may comprise a conductor core, a filler that may provide integral core support, and armor. The...
Mobile devices, methods, and computer program products for enhancing
social interactions with relevant social...
Devices, methods, and computer program products are for facilitating enhanced social interactions using a mobile device. A method for facilitating an enhanced...
System and method for optimizing speech recognition and natural language
parameters with user feedback
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for assigning saliency weights to words of an ASR model. The saliency...
Affinity displays for attachment to an exterior vehicle surface
Three-dimensional affinity displays for removably attaching onto an exterior side surface of a vehicle are presented herein. The affinity display may include an...
Methods, systems, and products for security services
Methods, systems, and products are disclosed for alarm sensors in security systems. A powerline-to-Ethernet adapter interfaces with an alarm sensor and converts...
Systems and methods for home automation integration with a doorbell
Various doorbell monitoring devices and methods are presented herein. Such arrangements may be configured to be integrated with a previously-installed doorbell...
Simplified lighting compositing
A method and system for processing light sources found in images. A base photographic image of a scene is combined with N additional photographic images of the...
Image change detection
A system, method, and computer program product compare images of a physical activity or object. Pixel data from first and second registered color images defined...
System and method for selling items via a wireless mobile
Items are sold via a wireless mobile telecommunications network in which multimedia presentations describing items offered for sale are broadcast for reception...
Updating multi-media content in a digital download kiosk
A method of updating multi-media content at a digital download kiosk is described. The method comprises receiving a secure portable storage device into a...
Object based image processing
A method includes receiving image data corresponding to an image and detecting an object represented within the image. The method further includes selecting a...
Method and apparatus for providing secure image encryption and decryption
Methods, non-transitory computer readable media and apparatuses for decrypting an image are disclosed. For example, a method captures a portion of an encrypted...
Linear array display
For linear array display, a method encodes a logic design as a linear array that includes a plurality of logic states. Each logic state includes one or more...
System and method for speech-based incremental search
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for receiving a user's spoken search query that the system will incrementally...
A system for processing correlated metadata is provided, the metadata being programmatic metadata relating to one or more episodes of a television show....
System and method for building diverse language models
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for collecting web data in order to create diverse language models. A...
System and method of connecting a computer to a peripheral of another
A system and method of connecting a computer to a peripheral of another computer. An example system includes a processor connected to a network and to the one...
Apparatuses, methods, and computer program products for conducting
Apparatuses, methods, and computer program products are provided that conduct an automated test by creating automated testing scripts that are readable by...