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Location information erase on SIM cards
Methods and systems including non-transitory computer-readable storage media, for selectively erasing data stored at a wireless device are disclosed. The media...
Systems, methods, and computer program products for managing access to
Systems, methods, and computer program products are for managing access to a femtocell coverage area. An exemplary method includes storing in a memory component...
Method and apparatus for quantifying the customer impact of cell tower
A method, computer-readable storage device and apparatus for quantifying a total number of customers impacted by a cellular tower outage are disclosed. For...
IMS and MMS interworking
Providing multimedia message service (MMS) in an Internet protocol (IP) multimedia subsystem (IMS) network can include establishing a first session initiation...
Autonomous pull and display of location based service applications by a
mobile device based on context of the...
A user's experience is enhanced with respect to location based services (LBS) applications that can be employed by a user via a mobile device using techniques...
Method and apparatus for dynamic location-based message notification
In one embodiment, the present invention is a method and apparatus for dynamic location-based message notification. In one embodiment, a method for providing...
Location and time specific mobile participation platform
A mobile participation platform enables a wireless network operator or third party to solicit response data related to a specific time and location specific...
Method, computer-readable storage device and apparatus for predictive
messaging for machine-to-machine sensors
A method, computer-readable storage device and apparatus for generating a predictive message in a communications network are disclosed. For example, the method...
Method and apparatus for dynamic service provisioning for machine to
machine (M2M) devices in a communications...
A method and non-transitory computer readable medium for provisioning services for machine to machine communication devices in a communications network. For...
STB/DVR video surveillance
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a media processor that includes a memory and a controller coupled with...
Method and apparatus for presenting advertising in content having an
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, receiving a media program on a first media channel, detecting a first segment in the media program,...
Systems and methods for remote web query and image selection exchange to
Systems and methods are disclosed for receiving a request to display, on an first communications device, media content, where the request comprises a first...
Requesting emergency services via remote control
A method and system for contacting emergency service providers may allow using a remote control (RC) at a multimedia content distribution network (MCDN) client...
Preserving synchronized playout of auxiliary audio transmission
In one method embodiment, providing a multiplex of compressed versions of a first video stream and a first audio stream, each corresponding to an audiovisual...
System and method for non-disruptive mitigation of VOIP fraud
A system and method are disclosed herein for providing mitigation of VoIP PBX fraud while having minimal impact on authorized VoIP PBX users. The method...
Sending callback text messages from a contact center
Various embodiments of the invention provide a callback text message to a party who has placed an inbound call received by a contact center. Specifically, the...
Forecasting and scheduling campaigns involving sending outbound
communications that generate inbound communications
Various embodiments of the invention provide methods, systems, and computer program products for generating a roster template used in scheduling agent resources...
Method and apparatus for transmission line testing
A method and device for transmission line testing are provided. The method includes applying, at a customer premises device, a test signal to a transmission...
Automatic calling list scheduler
An automatic list scheduling ("ALS") system monitors usage of calling lists by an administrator where the administrator terminates usage of a calling list based...
Network-based timed ring suppression
Alerts may be suppressed for communications. A timing parameter is retrieved describing an amount of time. An initial alert is processed to initially alert of...
Hybrid unicast/anycast content distribution network system
A method includes receiving a request for an edge cache address, and comparing a requester address to an anycast group. The method can further include providing...
Internet telephony with interactive information
A subscriber (12, 14, 16) initiating an Internet telephony call may receive specific content targeted to that subscriber in accordance with a match between at...
Device-based authentication for secure online access
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for providing device-based authentication for secure online access are provided. An authentication request is...
A biometric authentication system is disclosed that provides a trusted third party biometric authentication capability for independent confirmation of identity...
Architecture for network management in a multi-service network
A mechanism is provided for a non-converged network for a service provider. A core network is divided into individually managed domains, where each of the...
Apparatus, systems and methods for facilitating social networking via a
Techniques for facilitating social networking via a media device are described. Some embodiments provide a social networking facilitator ("SNF") as part of a...
System and method of managing publications
A system and method of managing publications is disclosed. A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a Address...
Method and apparatus for managing a network
A method and an apparatus for managing a network are disclosed. For example, the method collects a plurality of call detail records (CDRs), and organizes one or...
MIMO OFDM system
A MIMO OFDM system includes a plurality of space-time encoders for encoding respective data blocks with independent space-time codes. The transformed data block...
System and method for updating an encryption key across a network
Systems and methods are provided for generating subsequent encryption keys by a client device as one of a plurality of client devices across a network. Each...
Method and apparatus for transmitting emergency messages
A method and apparatus for transmitting emergency messages is disclosed. A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for...
Systems and methods for ferrite circulator phase shifters
Systems and methods for ferrite circulator phase shifters are provided. In one embodiment, a multi-bit phase shifter comprises: a first switching circulator...
Energy dissipation device for controlling flow of a fuel cell fluid
An example energy dissipation device for controlling a fuel cell fluid includes a conduit extending in longitudinal direction between a first opening and a...
Low alpha tin
A non alpha controlled Tin including Tin and a trace amount of Polonium may be converted to a low alpha emission Tin by concentrating and removing at least some...
Magnetic trip device of a thermal magnetic circuit breaker having a
A magnetic trip device of a thermal magnetic circuit breaker, a thermal magnetic circuit breaker that includes such a magnetic trip device, and a method for...
Shields containing microcuts for use in communications cables
Shielding elements for use in communication cables are described. A shielding element may include a dielectric material, and electrically conductive material...
Moisture mitigation in premise cables
Premise cables for installation in indoor environments, such as risers and plenums, are described. A premise cable may include an outer jacket and at least one...
Transformable stand with an improved foot operated pitch changing
mechanism for stringed instruments
Disclosed are apparatus and related methods for changing the pitch of a stringed instrument, such as an standard, fixed-pitch, resonating or Dobro-type guitar,...
Notification system, method, and computer application based on decision
rules for evaluating a plurality of...
Various methods and systems are directed to a meter alert system that provides surveillance of meters and other components of a utility system. The meter alert...
Symbol match apparatus and method for game
A method and apparatus of aggregating a randomly distributed number of symbol images to a population of consumers using mobile communication devices to scan...
Centralised interactive graphical application server
This invention relates to a method of processing a plurality of graphical programs on a centralized computer system whereby the images produced by the programs...
In-game football strategy system and method
A system and method are disclosed for determining and recommending a coaching decision during a football game, where the recommended coaching decision...
Updating distribution management system model responsive to real-time
asset identification and location inputs
Models of a distribution network grid are automatically updated in response to real-time location data of uniquely identified temporary devices. Current...
Creation of customized transactional cards
Methods, systems, and products create credit cards, debit cards, and other transactional cards. An image is received and provided on a transactional card....
Remote sensor management
Technologies are described herein for remote management of sensors and other functionalities in a digital signage device through a remote management server. In...
Systems and methods to facilitate real time communications and commerce
via answers to questions
Methods and systems to facilitate real time communications and commerce via answers presented to questions. One embodiment includes one or more web servers to...
Identifying service oriented architecture shared service opportunities
An approach that identifies a service oriented architecture (SOA) shared service opportunity is provided. In one embodiment, there is an opportunity tool,...
Systems and methods to facilitate local searches via location
Systems and methods use machine learning techniques to resolve location ambiguity in search queries. In one aspect, a dataset generator generates a training...
Systems, apparatus, methods and computer-readable storage media for
facilitating integrated messaging, contacts...
Systems, apparatus and methods are provided. In some embodiments, a computer-implemented method is provided. The computer-implemented method can include...
Management of an electronic calendar using short message service (SMS)
Approaches are provided for managing an electronic calendar using short message service (SMS). Specifically, an approach is provided that is implemented in a...