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System for cooling an electronic image assembly with a heat exchanger
having internal fans
A system for cooling an electronic image assembly using a heat exchanger with an internal fan assembly. Circulating gas may also be used to cool a front portion...
Heat exchanger for an electronic display
A cooling assembly for an electronic image assembly having an open and closed gaseous loop. A closed gaseous loop allows circulating gas to travel across the...
Gestural control dimmer switch
A gestural control dimmer switch for controlling the illumination level of a light using hand movements comprises a dimmer panel in operative communication with...
Centralized access control system and methods for distributed broadband
A method includes automatically sending a request from a wireless access point to a configuration server during a power-up procedure for the wireless access...
Backhaul link for distributed antenna system
A distributed antenna and backhaul system provide network connectivity for a small cell deployment. Rather than building new structures, and installing...
Packet data protocol context management for handover from cellular network
to a femto cell
Packet data protocol (PDP) contexts are managed upon cellular-to-femto handover, wherein femto network has disparate capabilities to support applications with...
Managing media distribution based on a service quality index value
A method includes receiving first measurement data from a first device. The first device may be a first element of a communication path. The first measurement...
Assessing performance and quality of a mobile communication service
A call quality monitoring system allows a user of a mobile device to report on call quality or otherwise provide information relating to the quality of a...
Mobile handset extension to a device
Mobile operation is extended to a device. An extension interface comprises a client component within a mobile that is linked to a client component within the...
Method and apparatus for providing broadcast channel encryption to enhance
cellular network security
A method, computer-readable storage device and apparatus for encrypting a broadcast message of a base station are disclosed. For example, the method selects an...
Service continuity during local breakout in a femtocell
Service continuity is provided when a user equipment (UE), employing local breakout mechanisms at a femto access point (FAP) for a communication session, moves...
Network servers, systems, and methods for multiple personas on a mobile
Network servers, systems, and methods are disclosed which relate to providing a plurality of user identities or personas on a single mobile device. The mobile...
Apparatus and methods for selecting services of mobile network operators
A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method for detecting, by a first device including a least one...
Personal media storage and retrieval for visual voice mail
A personal media storage system within a visual voicemail system may be implemented. A visual voicemail server may receive and store multimedia content on a...
Systems and methods for comparative geofencing
The present disclosure describes systems and methods for time-based geolocation queries, with designated planned arrival and/or departure times or event...
Method and apparatus for determining a probability for a geo-fence
A method, computer-readable storage device, and an apparatus for determining a probability for a particular geo-fence in a wireless network are disclosed. For...
Multiplexing multiple mobile services on a single mobile access point name
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for multiplexing multiple mobile services on a single mobile access point name (APN). A method...
Satellite based tracking and data device with multi-function radio
A remote monitoring device is described that includes a microprocessor, a location determination unit connected to the microprocessor and operable to determine...
Ring in ring passive optical network system for providing fiber to the
home with reduced number of fibers
A mini-optical line termination (OLT) includes at least one management card for providing control and management functions. A plurality of network cards having...
Channel changer for intelligent television
A system, method, and computer instructions is provided to render an on screen channel changer on a television. A request is received from a user to activate...
Virtual video channels
Embodiments are configured to populate one or more virtual channels with accessible video content from disparate sources. Users are oftentimes overwhelmed with...
Method and apparatus for managing advertising
A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, determining identified impressions that are detected from consumption...
Personal multi-device nomadic media
Providing personal multi-device nomadic media is described herein. In different aspects, the techniques may include providing content to a user on a first...
System and method of displaying content
A method includes receiving, at a computing device, a first selection of first video content. The method also includes adding a first element corresponding to...
Time-synchronizing a parallel feed of secondary content with primary media
Disclosed is a method of operating a secondary device in a manner associated with operation of a primary device including obtaining first information...
SVC-to-AVC rewriter with open-loop statistical multiplexer
A method is provided for processing multilayer bit streams that includes receiving the multilayer bit streams of Scalable Video Code (SVC) each having a base...
Aural indication of remote control commands
A disclosed set top box or other multimedia receiver suitable for use in a multimedia distribution network includes a remote control interface operable to...
Methods and apparatuses for pay for deal advertisements
Methods and apparatuses for advertising where the advertisement performance is determined via tracking the deals made as a result of communication leads...
Portable radiotelephone for automatically dialing a central
voice-activated dialing system
A portable radiotelephone can be shifted between a first condition wherein the radiotelephone does not receive or transmit voice communications by...
Control plane for sensor communication
The disclosed subject matter relates to an architecture that can employ a control plane for managing communications with respect to a set of sensors. By...
Methods, systems, and computer program products for providing metadata
Providing metadata subscription services includes receiving a notification subscription request containing an item selected from a plurality of items residing...
Content distribution with mutual anonymity
A method for transferring content includes requesting the content from a serving peer and sending the content to a requesting peer. Requesting the content...
Method and apparatus for providing a network assisting switch function
A method and apparatus for providing a network assisting switch function are disclosed. For example, the method receives a query for feature processing for a...
Method and apparatus for voice signature authentication
A scalable voice signature authentication capability is provided herein. The scalable voice signature authentication capability enables authentication of varied...
Password scheme that can be used for security of modems in an
independently operated cable system that is...
A password scheme is provided that can be used for security of cable modems in a cable network. In the system, the password is unique to each modem, the...
Dual-mode download manager
Methods and apparatuses for automatically changing the mode of download of a download manager in a device are provided. The download manager can send a timeout...
Dynamic scalable baseboard management controller stacks on single hardware
Certain aspects of the present disclosure are directed to a baseboard management controller (BMC) managing a computer system including N computer nodes and N is...
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...
Method and apparatus for providing automated processing of a switched
voice service alarm
A method and apparatus for providing automated processing of a switched voice alarm on a switched and/or Internet Protocol (IP) network are disclosed. For...
Soft packet dropping during digital audio packet-switched communications
A method of packetizing digital information for packet-switched communications includes placing, at a transmitting device with memory and a processor, a most...
Voice over network (VoN)/voice over internet protocol (VoIP) architect
having hotline and optional tie line
Voice service over a next generation network is provided using Advanced Intelligent Network solutions. According to an exemplary embodiment, a Voice over...
Physical layer (PHY) link signaling for cable networks
Embodiments include systems and methods for enabling a physical layer (PHY) link signaling channel between a network termination modem and a cable modem in a...
Geographic advertising using a scalable wireless geocast protocol
Geographic advertising utilizes a location of a mobile communications device to infer potential interest in a product and/or service. A scalable network...
Digitizer for use in an overlay system with digital optical transmitter
for digitized narrowcast signals
Methods and apparatuses are provided to digitize an analog multi-channel RF narrowcast signal in an overlay system by dividing the signal into a plurality of...
Configurable segmented antenna
Systems, methods, and apparatus that utilize a configurable segmented antenna are presented herein. A monitor component can be configured to detect at least one...
Visible light communication with increased signal-to-noise ratio
A method of increasing modulation of a visible light signal. The method can include receiving a signal that corresponds to the visible light signal, where the...
Method, controller, and system for tunnel communication
A communication system for allowing personnel in a tunnel below ground to communicate with a location above ground includes a controller disposed below ground...
Minimum mean squared error approach to interference cancellation and
maximum likelihood decoding of space-time...
Block-encoded transmissions of a multi-antenna terminal unit are effectively detected in the presence of co-channel interfering transmissions when the base...
Integrated start-up bias boost for dynamic error vector magnitude
Devices and methods for correcting for start-up transients in integrated power amplifiers are disclosed. A delay element is arranged to produce a delay waveform...
Methods and systems for determining an association between nodes and
phases via a smart grid
Determining the number of loads associated with each phase in a three-phase electric power system. The loads can be associated with the consumption of electric...