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System and method for controlling LED segments to provide lighting effects
A single board light engine includes an AC to AC step driver that selectively powers multiple LED segments by controlling tap points between the LED segments as...
System and method for dynamic allocation of capacity on wireless networks
A wireless communication system is described for allocating limited network access according to priorities designated for requested transactions of wireless...
Systems, methods and computer products for pooling of wireless collection
Systems, methods and computer products for pooling of wireless collection bandwidth are provided. Exemplary embodiments include a bandwidth management method,...
Preemptive based radio channel access control
Preemptive based radio access control is facilitated. Queue data is received, wherein the queue data corresponds to a set of requests for highly prioritized...
Security for network load broadcasts over cellular networks
A method, computer readable medium and apparatus for obtaining cellular network load information in a secure manner are disclosed. For example, the method...
Determining indoor location of devices using reference points and sensors
Concepts and technologies are disclosed herein for determining the indoor location of devices such as smartphones and tablet computers using reference points...
Automatic rating optimization
Automatic rating optimization is described. In an embodiment, ratings of a program can be received from one or more rating sources. Based on these ratings, a...
Methods and apparatus for processing time-based content
An analyzer analyzes portions of a logical data stream including data content received from a source. Based on analyzing the data content (e.g., data content...
Method of content adaptive video encoding
A method of content adaptive encoding video comprising segmenting video content into segments based on predefined classifications or models. Based on the...
System and method for providing separate communication zones in a large
A system that incorporates the subject disclosure performs, for example, displaying a video image of a remote scene at a display surface, wherein the remote...
In-call command control
Systems and methods are described that provide both a network-based, e.g., cloud-based, and apparatus based in-call command control for dynamically performing...
Devices, systems, and methods for sponsored tethered connectivity
Devices, systems, and methods are disclosed which relate to establishing a sponsored tethered connectivity (STC) connection by tethering a special purpose...
Managing contact attempts to an account in a contact center
A party associated with multiple contact addresses, such as a home, cell, and/or work telephone numbers, is contacted by a dialer using a contact attempt...
Configuring contact center components for real time speech analytics
Configuration parameters are defined for indicating when and how a call handled by a call handler is to be streamed to a speech analytics system ("SAS"). The...
Handling audio path failure and poor quality of service for voice calls in
a contact center
Various embodiments of the invention provide methods, systems, and computer program products for handling an audio path failure and/or non-conformant QoS for a...
Extensible kernel for adaptive application enhancement
Resource use by applications used by user equipment (UE) is adaptively controlled. A UE can comprise a modem-network kernel component that can be well...
Methods, systems and key fob apparatuses for facilitating hands free
mobile communications from within an...
Methods, systems, and key fob apparatuses for facilitating hands free mobile communications from within an automotive vehicle are provided. The apparatus...
Device, system and method for recording personal encounter history
Provided are exemplary embodiments including a method for creating and using a personal encounter history using a communication device. The method involves the...
Decoupling hardware and software components of network security devices to
provide security software as a...
Concepts and technologies are disclosed herein for decoupling hardware and software components of network security devices to provide security software as a...
Digital signatures for communications using text-independent speaker
A speaker-verification digital signature system is disclosed that provides greater confidence in communications having digital signatures because a signing...
Dedicated network interface
Computer communications that are to be recorded are visible to a network interface on a recording computer. The network interface receives the packets to be...
Systems, methods, and apparatus for modifying sensor time stamp data
Certain embodiments of the invention may include systems, methods, and apparatus for modifying sensor time stamp data. According to an example embodiment of the...
Apparatus and methods for maintaining service continuity when
transitioning between mobile network operators
A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method storing, at an integrated circuit card including at least one...
Half-frame request opportunities and operation within wired and/or
wireless communication systems
A communication device is configured to receive a message that indicates request opportunity parameter(s). Based on the request opportunity parameter(s), the...
Wireless communication system with coordinated multipoint operation and
methods for use therewith
A wireless access point includes a wireless transceiver configured to provide coordinated multipoint communications with at least one non-legacy device of a...
Unified network management of hybrid fiber coaxial (HFC) network
Embodiments enable a network operator to use any (and a single) network management system (NMS) that it desires to manage a network having mixed fiber to the...
Method and system for protecting against communication loss in an optical
A method and system for protecting against communication loss or disruption in an optical network system includes a signal state detector, which can measure...
A surge protection circuit having an open circuit voltage surge protector, such as a gas discharge tube (GDT), a closed circuit current surge protector, such as...
Growth of antimony doped P-type zinc oxide nanowires for optoelectronics
In a method of growing p-type nanowires, a nanowire growth solution of zinc nitrate (Zn(NO.sub.3).sub.2), hexamethylenetetramine (HMTA) and polyethylenemine...
Two-pole circuit breakers
A two-pole circuit breaker is provided that includes a first mechanical pole, a second mechanical pole and an electronic pole. The first mechanical pole...
Short circuit indicating devices and methods for circuit breakers
A device is provided for use with a circuit breaker that includes a magnetic trip bar adapted to move from a non-tripped position to a tripped position in...
Methods and systems to read a magnetic tunnel junction (MTJ) based memory
cell based on a pulsed read current
Methods and systems to read a logic value stored in a magnetic tunnel junction (MTJ)-based memory cell based on a pulsed read current, with time between pulses...
System and method for generating user models from transcribed dialogs
Disclosed herein are systems, computer-implemented methods, and computer-readable storage media for generating personalized user models. The method includes...
System and method for disambiguating multiple intents in a natural
language dialog system
The present invention addresses the deficiencies in the prior art by providing an improved dialog for disambiguating a user utterance containing more than one...
Safe distance determination
A method includes, a first computer determining a stopping distance information for a first vehicle; broadcasting the stopping distance information for the...
Feeder module with force sensing adjustment
A stack of valuable media for separation within deposit module are inserted into a feeder module. A force sensor regularly receives force readings as the stack...
Authenticating a user on behalf of another user based upon a unique body
signature determined through bone...
Concepts and technologies are disclosed herein for spoofing bone conduction signals. According to one aspect, a device can compare a first unique body signature...
System and method for displaying and manipulating a floor layout display
on a computer
A graphic display on a computer system with a floor layout having a canvas layer and an overlay layer. The canvas layer has tile graphics laid out in a grid,...
System and method of streaming 3-D wireframe animations
Optimal resilience to errors in packetized streaming 3-D wireframe animation is achieved by partitioning the stream into layers and applying unequal error...
Point-Of-Sale (POS) direct support of self-checkout
Techniques for Point-Of-Sale (POS) direct support of Self Checkout (SCO) are provided. A checkout station is configured with software to support two different...
Asset management service for distributed computing environments
Concepts and technologies are disclosed herein for an asset management service. The asset management service can receive asset record creation requests and can...
Apparatus, methods, and computer program products for monitoring network
activity for child related risks
Embodiments of the present invention provide apparatus, method and/or computer program products for monitoring internet activity. In some method embodiments, a...
Software vulnerabilities detection system and methods
This invention teaches a system and methods of detecting software vulnerabilities in a computer program by analyzing the compiled code and optionally the source...
Managing, importing, and exporting teamspace templates and teamspaces in
Provided are techniques for managing, importing, and exporting teamspace templates and teamspaces in content repositories. A file is created using a teamspace...
A topic map is generated and retrieved in response to website searches. Metadata in a webpage is extracted and associated with a topic of the webpage. The topic...
Detecting merge conflicts and compilation errors in a collaborative
integrated development environment
A method, and associated computer system and computer program product, of detecting source code merge conflicts and compilation errors. Uncommitted changes...
Thin client computing device having touch screen interactive capability
Certain aspects of the present disclosure relates to a system capable of providing touch screen interactive capability to a thin client computing device. The...
Method for controlling registration of input device in input handler
instance, terminal and storage device
A method for controlling an input device to be registered with an input handler instance includes: an input handler instance corresponding to a CPU frequency...
Method of and terminal for updating library file in system application
The invention discloses a method of upgrading a library the of a system application and a terminal, where when it is determined that the package name of an...
Analytics based control of thin provisioning environment
Data storage using application storage analytics that: (i) runs a set of application(s) that use a thin provision data storage device for data storage; (ii)...