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Method and apparatus for scheduling communication traffic flows
In one or more embodiments of the disclosed technology, an Access Point (AP) schedules communication traffic flows or service tasks between an Access Point (AP)...
When a call is received for a device within an area of coverage, all devices within the area of coverage are rung. The call may be connected to the first device...
Adjusting transmission power in customer premise equipment
Methods, systems, and apparatuses operate to adjust transmission power of a customer premise equipment device using a transmit channel set parameter. Power...
Facilitating multicast traffic collision reduction
The reduction of multicast traffic collisions is facilitated. A device that is associated with a multicast group receives a multicast message requesting...
Short message service protocol gateway
A system for communicating short message service messages from a SMS application to a wireless communication device. The system includes a protocol gateway for...
Apparatus and method for tagging media content and managing marketing
A method that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, transmitting media content to a group of set top boxes for presentation...
Disseminating program content via alternative networks
A system is provided for coordinating the presentation of program content received from a first network and a second network independent from the first network....
Channel scanning based upon interleaver depth
Methods, systems, and computer readable media can be operable to distinguish between data signals and video signals based upon interleaver depths associated...
Gateway-based video client-proxy sub-system for managed delivery of A/V
content using fragmented method in a...
Systems and methods can provide a gateway-based video client proxy subsystem for managing delivery of segmented video in a stateful system. Such systems can...
Entitlement validation and quality control of content in a cloud-enabled
network-based digital video recorder
This disclosure describes system and methods related to entitlement validation and quality control of content in a cloud-enabled network-based digital video...
Applied automatic demographic analysis
A system for managing a data stream that is transmitted to an environment is provided. The system includes a receiver that receives the data stream. The data...
Method and apparatus for presenting media content
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, presenting a plurality of unassociated media programs from a single...
Vibration-induced rotation of electronic devices
A software application for an electronic device with an integral or attached vibrator automatically controls activation of the vibrator to induce hands-free...
Method and system for call, facsimile and electronic message forwarding
A method and system are provided for forwarding telephone calls, facsimile transmissions and electronic messages to a single forwarding telephone number. The...
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...
Preloader employing enhanced messages
A disclosed method of serving web page requests includes detecting a client request for a web page that contains an object. A preloader application is invoked...
Networked transmission of reciprocal identity related data messages
Computer-implemented systems and methods for networks that transmit credit, non-credit or identity related alert messages or other identity related messages...
Traffic management in a multi-channel system
A method, system and computer program product in a downstream line card of a Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) for managing downstream traffic for channels...
Specifying and enforcing IPV4 and IPV6 CPE limits
Systems and methods can provide for specifying and enforcing IPv4 and IPv6 CPE limits in a modem device. In some implementations, such systems and methods can...
Method for simultaneously managing high-speed data and video streams in a
single MAC processing environment
A packet data flow processor applies a first level of Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS) processing to packet flows that are not from...
A quasi-optical coupling system launches and extracts surface wave communication transmissions from a wire. At millimeter-wave frequencies, where the wavelength...
System and method for high speed and efficient virtual desktop
insfrastructure using photonics
A system includes a virtual desktop server having a first processor and a photonics module. The photonics module includes a photonics interface connected to the...
EML bias control system
Systems and methods of minimizing distortion produced when modulating an optical signal using an electrical signal.
Electrical add/drop multiplexer with pass through port related
An upgradeable electrical add/drop multiplexer is provided that is capable of processing light at numerous wavelengths thereby eliminating the need to add an...
Method and apparatus for controlling the optical output power from a burst
An optical network terminal is provided for use in a passive optical network (PON). The optical network terminal includes a data port for receiving data packets...
Radio frequency repeater system for signal transmission through radio
frequency shielding material in connected...
A radio frequency ("RF") repeater system can receive, from a connected home device, an original RF signal that is unable to propagate through an object. The RF...
Precoding and scheduling for a cellular communication system using a large
number of base stations antennas
For an infinite number of transmit antennas at a base station (BS), matched filter (MF) precoding (a type of precoding used to perform SU-MIMO transmission)...
Fusible meter stack apparatus, multi-unit power distribution apparatus,
and operational methods
A fusible meter socket apparatus is disclosed. The meter stack apparatus includes an enclosure having a first and second side, a meter section including a stack...
Ion generator mounting device
The present invention provides methods and systems for an ion generator mounting device for application of bipolar ionization to airflow within a conduit, the...
Plasma source and methods for depositing thin film coatings using plasma
enhanced chemical vapor deposition
The present invention provides novel plasma sources useful in the thin film coating arts and methods of using the same. More specifically, the present invention...
Circuit breaker shock absorber apparatus, assemblies, and methods of
Embodiments disclose a circuit breaker shock absorber apparatus configured to absorb impact due to blow-off of one or more circuit breaker contact arms. The...
Vehicle-based message control using cellular IP
Architecture for playing back personal text-based messages such as email and voicemail over a vehicle-based media system. The user can use a cell phone that...
Item dispensing apparatus
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to a dispenser configured for storing one or more items and dispensing the stored items to authorized...
Digital media rental and return kiosk having a three-position lockable
gate mechanism and methods of operating...
A digital media rental and return kiosk includes a store arranged to store physical digital media items. The kiosk further includes a user interface (i) having...
Communication management systems and methods
A computer system that is adapted for: (A) displaying a geographical map on a display screen; (B) displaying a plurality of icons on the geographical map, each...
System and method for providing visualization of a parameter on multiple
branches of a distribution network
A method of displaying a representation of a power distribution network and a representation of a parameter of the power distribution network on a display...
Asset security management system
Systems and methods for monitoring assets at a premises on a utility grid. Face print information is extracted from image data received. The face print...
Augmented reality numberless transaction card
A method implemented on an augmented reality (AR) electronic device includes receiving a request to activate a transaction card account on a transaction card....
Systems, apparatus, methods and computer-readable storage media for
facilitating management of social media...
Systems, apparatus, methods and computer-readable storage media facilitating management of social media (SM) information are provided. In some embodiments, a...
System and method for television search assistant
A television guide search query is received from a user. A plurality of suggested search terms are selected. Each of the plurality of suggested search terms is...
Sliding window view constructs in relational database query language
This disclosure relates to populating a sliding window view comprising one or more rows associated with one or more view intervals. In some implementations of...
Computer-assisted abstraction for reporting of quality measures
Methods and systems are disclosed for tracking quality measures in abstracted documents. Embodiments include, determining, based on the abstracted content, a...
Surface determination via bone conduction
Concepts and technologies are disclosed herein for surface determination via bone conduction. According to one aspect, a user device can identify a surface via...
Methods, devices, and computer program products for providing a computing
A rating is provided for a computing application. Traffic data, power data, and/or network signaling load data is collected for a computing application and...
Anthropomorphic control of lighting and other output conditions
An example of an intelligent lighting device or system is configured to control one or more parameters of light output, such as intensity, shape or...
Solenoid status determination methods and systems
Methods and systems for determining the status of a solenoid. A method includes measuring a plurality of parameters associated with a current conducting through...
Method for fault location analysis of ungrounded distribution systems
A location of a fault in an ungrounded power distribution system is determined by identifying a faulty feeder section and a type of the fault using voltages and...
Cellular recognition conjugates and methods of use for the histological
analysis of cancer tissue using...
Disclosed are conjugates that can bind to one or more site on cancer cell surface, for example, surface proteins, compound specific receptors and carbohydrates...
Electrode configuration for LiMCA
Disclosed is a method and apparatus for reducing electromagnetic noise pick up in a Liquid Metal Cleanliness Analyzer (LiMCA), used to detect and measure...
Reverse flow detection and annunciation
Technologies are described herein for detecting a reverse flow condition in a meter and providing an associated alert. An amount of reverse flow in the meter is...