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Random access data channel for machine type communications
The exemplary embodiments of this invention reduce signaling overhead for machine type communications (MTC) devices that are assumed to transmit small messages...
Method and apparatus for re-interpreting channel state information
A method and apparatus for re-interpreting channel state information are provided, which relate generally to wireless communications, and more specifically are...
Space Frequency block coding for PUCCH
Apparatus including at least one processor and at least one memory including computer program code the at least one memory and the computer program code...
Selection of communication mode
A method, apparatus, and computer program for selecting a communication mode for a terminal device is described herein. A communication mode is selected for a...
Apparatus and method for initialization and mapping of reference signals
in a communication system
An apparatus and method for initialization and mapping of reference signals in a communication system. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a processor and...
Method and apparatus for signaling sequence root
A first access node of a first network utilizes code sequences, assigned to different user devices, to distinguish at least acknowledgements received in...
Base station, mobile communication system, and interference suppression
Base station capable of suppressing interference of a large cell having high transmission power with a small cell having low transmission power and wherein...
Method and apparatus for communicating with audio signals having
corresponding spatial characteristics
A method, apparatus computer program product are provided to facilitate the utilization of the spatial position of audio signals in order to improve voice...
Charging for short message delivery
A short message service (SMS) node detects that at least one request to deliver a plurality of short messages (SM) originates from a single user. Information...
Key handling in communication systems
In a method for key handling in mobile communication systems, first and second numbers are exchanged between entities of the mobile communication system. The...
Two outer loop link adaptations for legacy user equipment
A base station determines first quality information indicative for a quality of a first part of subframes of a communication channel and a second quality...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for adaptive relaying data
distribution in wireless networks
Method, apparatus, and computer program product example embodiments enable data distribution in wireless communication networks. In example embodiments, a...
Customisation of an electronic device
The operation of a mobile electronic device is controlled at least partially in accordance with operating characteristics adopted while the phone is at a first...
Apparatus, method and storage medium for performing adaptive audio
An apparatus, method and computer program where the apparatus includes a filter configured to filter an electrical input signal and provide a filtered...
User interface, device and method for displaying a stable screen view
A user interface configured to display a screen view representing an application and to receive motion data representing a detected movement, said user...
Method, apparatus and computer program product for generating panorama
In accordance with an example embodiment a method and apparatus is provided. The method comprises facilitating receiving of a first image and a second image....
Image segmentation using blur and color
A method including segmenting an image into different segments, where the segmenting is based at least partially upon an estimate of blur of areas of the image;...
Character entry apparatus and associated methods
An apparatus comprising: a processor; and a memory including computer program code, the memory and the computer program code configured to, with the processor,...
Apparatus and method for accessing components in a folded device
An apparatus comprises a foldable body and a flexible cover coupled to the foldable body. A first edge of the cover is configured to slide from a first position...
Method, apparatus and system for GPS time synchronization using cellular
A system, apparatus and corresponding method by which to synchronize to a time reference a main module of a device--a main module such as global positioning...
Apparatuses and methods for managing route navigation via mobile devices
Apparatuses and methods for managing route navigation via mobile devices. A route is calculated between a starting point and a destination point. The route is...
Method and apparatus for modifying the presentation of information based
on the visual complexity of...
Methods, apparatuses, and computer program products are herein provided for modifying the presentation of information based on the visual complexity of...
Method and apparatus for providing machine-to-machine communication in a
An apparatus for providing machine-to-machine communication in a wireless network may include at least one processor and at least one memory including computer...
A technique for improving system performance, including sending from a first access node to one more other access nodes neighboring said first access node a...
Allocating reuse codes to cells in a communication network
Systems and methods for allocating reuse codes to cells in a communication network are described. In some embodiments, the systems and methods select a target...
Method and apparatus for allocating resources using nested bit mapping
An approach is provided for generating a control signal for allocating one or more physical resource blocks to a terminal for communicating over a network. The...
Self-organized decentralized mobility robustness optimization
There is provided a control apparatus for controlling a first cell of a cellular communication network, the control apparatus including a control unit...
Method for automated neighbor list initialization in a cellular network
Automated initialization of a neighbor list for a target cell may include determining one or more donor cell from among a plurality of candidate cells, and...
Access control of relay node with closed subscriber group
There are provided measures for access control of a relay node with a closed subscriber group, said measures exemplarily comprising retrieval of setting...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for wireless device and
In an example embodiment, a method for short service discovery includes establishing a connection, by an apparatus, with a wireless device having a subset of...
Providing routing information in a communication system
A method for providing routing information for establishing connections over a communication system comprising a plurality of communication networks is...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for device tracking
In an example embodiment, a method includes measuring, by an apparatus, signal strength of wireless device discovery messages received from a wireless...
Method and apparatus for controlling a mobile device
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus comprises a housing part and a control part. Said housing part and said control...
Roaming queries prior to association/authentication
A mechanism to enable roaming queries prior to association/authentication while maintaining the advantages of power saving mechanisms can be implemented. The...
Method and apparatus for controlling access to resources
An approach is provided for controlling access to resources according to social connections and/or characteristics of the resources. An access control platform...
Method and apparatus for sharing wireless network subscription services
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for enabling multiple mobile terminals to access a subscription service. The method may further...
Utilizing information of a local network for determining presence state
Utilizing information of a local network for determining presence state involves coupling a mobile device to a local, ad-hoc, peer-to-peer network. State...
Apparatus and method for providing dynamic fiducial markers for devices
An apparatus, method, and computer program product are described below that can provide and/or detect dynamic fiducial markers presented on a display of an...
Space-time channel sounding in wireless network
A method, apparatus, and computer program for carrying out channel sounding are provided. Said method comprises: causing, by an apparatus, transmission of a...
Method and apparatus for navigating services
An approach is provided for providing user interface navigation information associated with the availability of services. Location information associated with a...
An apparatus including: a radio transmitter configured to transmit radio signals that are at least partially reflected by a human body; one or more radio...
Geographic route options based on different criteria
Described herein are one or more examples of an apparatus, the apparatus comprising at least one processor and at least one memory. The memory comprises...
Use of licensed shared spectrum in a radio access network where signal
propagation is unknown
For controlling a wireless transmission of a network element of a radio access network where signal propagation is unknown, wherein the network element is...
Multiple timing advance and carrier aggregation
At least one of transmissions and receptions over allocated radio resources within a first timing advance group are synchronized using a first timer; and...
Camping in an exclusive cell
In a mobile communications system exclusive location areas comprising exclusive cells are defined in order to separate cells from the mobile stations not...
Processing of multi-device audio capture
It is inter alia disclosed to select, by a first apparatus (21), one or more recording devices (20) to obtain a set of selected recording devices, or to...
Coding, storage and signalling of scalability information
A method and device for encoding, decoding, storage and transmission of a scalable data stream to include layers having different coding properties including:...
Scheduling a transmission of data
Transmission of data is scheduled via a first communication channel within a first cell of a cellular network. A first base station is assigned to the first...
Identifying scope ESG fragments and enabling hierarchy in the scope
Provided are apparatuses and methods in a digital broadcast transmission system for identifying a desired ESG fragment in a list of ESG fragments. The list of...
Translation of basis functions for feedback in a wireless network
An example technique may include transmitting, by a base station to a mobile station, sounding signals via a first set of basis function beams, and receiving,...