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Field serviceable electronic display
An in-field replaceable glass assembly for an electronic display placed within a housing is disclosed. The housing preferably contains a hanger at the top of...
Method and apparatus for determining the location of a terminal adaptor
A method and apparatus for updating location information of a customer via a terminal adaptor that is used to access network services are disclosed. For...
Receiver state estimation in a duty cycled radio
A method for receiver state estimation includes communicating, from a first communications device to a second communications device, a first plurality of...
Targeting communications in a femtocell network
The disclosed subject matter relates to an architecture that can leverage Universal Mobile Telecommunication System (UMTS) Terrestrial Radio Access Network...
Systems and methods for enforcing vendor-based restrictions on wireless
Disclosed herein are systems and methods for enforcing vendor-based restrictions on wireless service. One embodiment takes the form of a method that is carried...
Method and apparatus for providing local loop information
A method and apparatus for providing local loop information in a network are disclosed. For example, the method receives a request for local loop information...
Data extraction from a call
A network component comprising a communications portion and a processor portion is disclosed. The communications portion may be configured to detect a signal...
Utilization of SMS and/or cellular broadcast to receive multimedia alerts
An indication of the location of multimedia information for an emergency alert is distributed via text based protocols such as a Cell Broadcast Service (CBS)...
Provision of text messages to emergency call takers
Concurrent text and voice communications can be maintained with an emergency call taker. An application executing on a mobile communications device in...
Systems, methods, and computer program products for estimating crowd sizes
using information collected from...
Systems, methods, and computer program products are for estimating crowd size at a location. An exemplary method includes determining, at a crowd size analyzer,...
User-configurable video data service and interface
An embodiment of a system and method wherein a streaming ticker information relating to a video content is integrated with the video content and transmitted to...
System and method for control of a set top box
According to one example embodiment disclosed herein, there is provided a system and an article of manufacture allowing a set top box to be controlled from an...
System and method of recording television content
A method of recording television content is disclosed and includes receiving one or more television program search criteria from a set-top box device at a...
Processing and distribution of video-on-demand content items
Systems, methods, and computer-readable media including instructions for processing and distributing video-on-demand (VOD) content items are disclosed. A...
System and method for recording and time-shifting programming in a
television distribution system using policies
Various embodiments of the disclosed subject matter provide methods and systems to store a policy specifying rules relating to recording, storage or delivery of...
Policy enforcement for multiple devices using an audience definition
In one embodiment, a method determines an audience rule to be applied for delivering content. The audience rule specifies an audience that is defined based on a...
Method and system for long term monitoring of video assets
A method and system for test monitoring video assets provided by a multimedia content distribution network (MCDN) includes an expert test monitoring platform...
Mobile, personsize display system and method of use
A mobile personsize display system and method of use; in general, a platform, a support frame, a module display frame, an LED panel display formed of a...
Systems and methods for remote access to programming information
A method for remotely accessing selected content can include receiving a list of content separate from a video stream. The list of content can include content...
Providing user communication
Systems and methods are disclosed for providing user communication. First an invitation input may be received from a first user. The invitation input may...
System and method for notification of event of interest during a video
A computer implemented method is disclosed, the method including but not limited to detecting an event of interest in video conference data for a plurality of...
Devices and methods for power transmission level indication
Devices and methods are disclosed which relate to a wireless communications device comprising a wireless power transmission detector and a wireless power...
Intelligent loop diagnostics for digital subscriber line services to
support a service assurance system
A method of diagnosing a transmission loop in an Internet protocol television (IPTV) network includes configuring the loop as an open loop and performing a...
Network management system, software and method
A fault prediction system comprises a processor, a data storage device and a network connection. The processor acts to commence monitoring of a newly notified...
Virtual dispersive networking systems and methods
A method for network communications from a first device to a second device includes communicating data from the first device to the second device by spawning a...
Methods, systems, and computer program products for invoking
trust-controlled services via application...
A trust evaluation may be obtained for a network element in a communication network. Based on this trust evaluation, one or more services may be invoked to...
Method for discovery and load balancing of path computation elements based
on transport plane link metrics
A method and system for path computation in a communications network having multiple domains are disclosed. According to one aspect, a method of path...
Method and apparatus for providing a centralized subscriber load
A method and apparatus for providing subscriber load distribution in networks are disclosed. For example, the method receives capacity data and user equipment...
Apparatus and methods for a scalable communications network
A method that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, transmitting a first request for a name authority pointer to a first...
Methods and systems for establishing electronic communications in a hosted
VoIP PBX using two tiered load balancing
A system and method is provided for two-tiered load balancing on a hosted voice-over Internet protocol (VoIP) private branch exchange (PBX). The system includes...
Geocast-based situation awareness
Geocast-based situation awareness utilizing a scalable, distributed ad hoc geocast protocol as a communication primitive, may provide a field common operating...
Threat response signal inhibiting apparatus for radio frequency controlled
devices and corresponding methods
An apparatus (100) includes a canine harness (101) with a radio frequency inhibitor (400). A leash (1002) can serve as a control device (102). The leash can...
Voltage surge and overvoltage protection by distributed clamping device
Disclosed are various embodiments of voltage protectors that include a first voltage clamping device configured to clamp a voltage of an input power applied to...
Method and system for providing an automated web transcription service
A system, method and computer readable medium that provides an automated web transcription service is disclosed. The method may include receiving input speech...
Labeled armored electrical cable
Flexible indicia bearing labels are placed on armored electrical cable at spaced apart intervals while the cable is being moving continuously from an armoring...
System and method for improved human learning through multi-sensory
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for improving human learning by providing multi-sensory stimulus. A system narrates a...
Methods, systems, and products for tracking surgical items
Methods, systems, and products track equipment used during surgical procedures. An allowable zone associated with a surgical procedure is identified. The...
Detecting a security breach of an electronic device
A system and method for detecting a security breach of an electronic device are provided. The system includes a sensor assembly having at least one IR LED which...
Automated bingo caller assembly
An automated Bingo caller assembly includes a remote unit that may be positioned proximate a user. A remote processor is coupled to the remote unit. A remote...
Self-service check cashing system and method
A self-service check cashing system and method which performs preliminary tests on a check to reduce queue length at attendant check cashing stations. An...
On-demand spam reporting
A communications device is configured to report spam on demand. The spam is reported to a spam reporting service center in a communications network. As content...
Method for receiving email attachment on a portable electronic device
A method for downloading an attachment to an attachment viewer of a portable electronic device includes: sending an initial data request from the attachment...
Systems and methods for note recognition
At least some aspects of the present disclosure feature systems and methods for note recognition. The note recognition system includes a sensor, a note...
Intelligent biometric identification of a participant associated with a
A media recording within a data store of a computing device can be identified. The media can be a photograph or a video. The media can be analyzed to determine...
Image check content estimation and use
Apparatus, methods and media for deriving a transaction record based on handwritten check content. The apparatus may include, and the methods and media may...
Identification of malicious activities through non-logged-in host usage
A system and associated computer program product for identifying malware. The system includes one or more processors, one or more computer-readable memories,...
File system level data protection during potential security breach
Immediately upon identifying a potential breach to a file system, a read-only snapshot of one or more file sets of data stored on a storage volume of the file...
Method and system for providing electronic content to a user
A method and system for providing a user with digital content includes a user interface provided to a user for allowing the user to be presented with the...
Systems and methods for automated retrieval, monitoring, and storage of
Systems and methods for automated retrieval, monitoring, and storage of online digital content, wherein such content includes source code and files for hosting...
Coordinated reliability management of virtual machines in a virtualized
A system and methods for reliability management of virtual machines in a host system. The reliability of the host system is monitored and compared with a...