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System and method for providing television services
A system and method are described for providing interactive television services and for switching between television programs, such as to an interactive program...
System and method of proactively recording to a digital video recorder for
An Internet Protocol television (IPTV) system includes a selector module adapted to select content items based upon metadata information associated with the...
Prescribing a software architecture for implementing service integration
An approach is provided for prescribing a first software architecture to implement service integration. To determine first products, a first weight of a first...
Apparatus and method for providing network communications
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a Power Over Ethernet (PoE) device (PD) having a controller to receive...
Method and apparatus for providing radio communication with an object in a
A method and apparatus for providing radio communication with an electronic object in a local environment are disclosed. For example the method receives via a...
Method and apparatus resolving ENUM data collisions
An example method involves, when telephone number mapping data packets are query packets, sending the query packets to a virtual Internet protocol address of a...
Methods, systems, and computer program products for enhancing internet
security for network subscribers
A network communication system includes a connection server that assigns a network address within a data communication network to a subscriber terminal. The...
Assigning telecommunications nodes to community of interest clusters
The present invention provides techniques for assigning network nodes to community of interest clusters. A seed point representing a cluster is selected. One or...
Publish-subscription platforms for alert messages and related methods and
computer program products
An alert delivery system includes a publish-subscription platform that is configured to receive alert messages from one or more sources. The ...
System and method for an N-best list interface
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for providing an N-best list interface. A system practicing the method receives a...
System and method for an iterative disambiguation interface
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for an iterative disambiguation interface. A system practicing the method receives a...
Apparatus and method for providing messages in a social network
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a server including a controller to receive audio signals and content...
System and method of providing an automated data-collection in spoken
The invention relates to a system and method for gathering data for use in a spoken dialog system. An aspect of the invention is generally referred to as an...
System and method for advanced turn-taking for interactive spoken dialog
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for advanced turn-taking in an interactive spoken dialog system. A...
System and method for unsupervised and active learning for automatic
A system and method is provided for combining active and unsupervised learning for automatic speech recognition. This process enables a reduction in the amount...
Systems and methods to monitor the operation of a power generation system
A monitoring system is provided. The monitoring system includes at least one sensor that is configured to detect at least one fault within a power generation...
Intelligent subscriber notification including an implicit response to an
A network device may receive a subscriber's activity data for a plurality of network resources associated with the subscriber. The subscriber's activity data...
Long-term evolution circuit switched fall back enhancements
The disclosed subject matter relates to an architecture that can provide enhancement with respect to circuit switched fall back. In particular, the architecture...
Device management macros
Mobile device management macros may be provided. A request to perform a function may be received. If the function is associated with a management macro...
User identification in cell phones based on skin contact
A system and methodology that can customize screen time-outs on a portable electronic device based on user activity is provided. The system employs a sensing...
Method, system, and computer program product for tracking and accounting
for roaming of mobile devices
Roaming of mobile devices is tracked and accounted for automatically and accurately. Revenue records are received for at least one service provider due to...
Systems and methods for dampening TDMA interference
Systems and methods are disclosed which relate to mitigating the detrimental effects of interference to electronic devices from mobile telephones utilizing any...
Method and apparatus for transmitting message from short-range wireless
device over a satellite network
A communications system including a SN Device including a satellite transmitter and a local wireless transceiver and a GUI Device, separate from the SN Device....
Store images at point of capture
Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems, methods, and computer program products for capturing, processing, storing, and generating images of a...
Method and apparatus for network-intelligence-determined identity or
A method and apparatus is presented for enabling an agent to assume the identity or persona of a called party and process calls directed to the called party. In...
Proactive telephone number mapping configuration management
Efficient telephone number mapping (ENUM) based call routing during area code splits is described. An ENUM domain management component can associate an ENUM...
Transparent voice registration and verification method and system
A method includes receiving a communication from a party at a voice response system and capturing verbal communication spoken by the party. Then a processor...
Fixed deterministic post-backoff for cyclic prioritized multiple access
(CPMA) contention-free sessions
A cyclic prioritized multiple access method is disclosed which includes Fixed Deterministic Post-Backoff. Fixed deterministic post-backoff reduces conflicts...
Method and system for facilitating preemptive based radio channel access
Preemptive based radio access control is facilitated. Queue data is received, wherein the queue data corresponds to a set of requests for highly prioritized...
Using mobile communication devices to facilitate coordinating use of
Resource blocks associated with communication devices can be managed. A mobile device(s) at cell edge identifies its in-use resource blocks (RBs) to a neighbor...
Method and apparatus for planning serving general packet radio service
support nodes in a wireless network
A method and apparatus for providing planning of a plurality of serving general packet radio service support nodes in a wireless network are disclosed. For...
Methods, systems, and apparatus for end of line testing
A testing box for testing light sources, the testing box comprising: an enclosure comprising an opening for receiving a light source; a sensor of a light...
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 sending the first video content to a...
Panoramic experience system and method
In one general sense, a user may be presented with a multimedia experience corresponding to an entertainment event or venue by managing a sensor array having at...
High efficiency output stage amplification for radio frequency (RF)
Highly power efficient transmitter output stage designs are provided. In an embodiment, the probability density function (PDF) of an input signal is divided...
Techniques for automating rental car transactions
A customer uses a wireless portable device to interact with a remote cloud-based car rental service. Details at check in are recorded and the customer is...
Methods, systems, devices, and products for authenticating users
Enhanced biometric authentication is achieved by combining a user's inherent biometric data with the user's knowledge of a secret glyph. In one embodiment, a...
Sensor devices and methods for use in sensing current through a conductor
Sensor devices and related methods disclosed. One example sensor device includes a Rogowski coil defining an aperture and a dielectric material at least...
Method and apparatus for insulating induction machine coil connectors
Method and apparatus for insulating induction machine conductive connectors by sliding a closed-end insulating sheath over the connector. The sheath is...
Induction motor auxiliary cooling system
A totally enclosed fan cooled (TEFC) induction motor or other type of induction motor auxiliary cooling system has a buffet thermal shroud that is oriented in...
Naphthalene-diimide-heterocycle-naphthalene diimide oligomers as organic
semiconductors and transistors therefrom
The various inventions and/or their embodiments disclosed herein relate to certain naphthalene diimide (NDI) compounds wherein the NDI groups are bonded to...
Sensing system for a media presenter
A media presenter is described that includes a carriage moveable forwards and backwards along a linear presenter track between a first purge position, a...
Bracket and assembly for electrical devices
The present disclosure is directed to a bracket and electrical assembly including such bracket for mounting or securing to a concrete masonry unit (CMU).
Rapid production of monoclonal antibodies
The present invention relates to genetically altered hybridomas, myelomas and B cells. The invention also relates to utilizing genetically altered hybridomas,...
Aza-dibenzocyclooctynes and methods of making and using same
Convenient methods of preparing aza-dibenzocyclooctynes are disclosed herein. Aza-dibenzocyclooctynes attached to a surface are also disclosed herein....
Propane diol polyesters
The present invention is directed toward a series of polyesters synthesized utilizing propane diol with tunable ascetics and performance in cosmetic...
Generation kaolin based paint pigment extender
A fully calcined kaolin pigment extender is provided which has a product Mullite Index (M.I.) of 25.0 or higher. The calcined kaolin pigment extender can be...
Ammoniacal copper zinc arsenate concentrates and methods of preparation
Disclosed herein is a composition concentrate that is suitable for treating wood upon dilution with water in a weight ratio of concentrate to water of between...
Nano-scale contrast agents and methods of use
Compositions and methods are disclosed for evaluating a subject's vasculature integrity, for differentiating between a malignant lesion and a benign lesion, for...
Preparation of chitosan-based microporous composite material and its
Microporous glutaraldehyde-crosslinked chitosan sorbents, methods of making and using them, and a generator for the radioisotope .sup.99Mo containing the sorbents.