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Method and apparatus for eventually consistent delete in a distributed
Techniques for effective delete operations in a distributed data store with eventually consistent replicated entries include determining to delete a particular...
Extended fingerprint generation
A system for creating a representation of a location based on information sensed at the location. For example, apparatuses may comprise various sensors that...
Security configuration for memory access control
A system for controlling access to resources in an apparatus when the apparatus is not active. Emerging technologies may allow information to be accessed in an...
Method and apparatus for customizing a display screen of a user interface
A method is provided for controlling and customizing a display screen of a user interface which includes at least two sections of display elements with the...
Display apparatus and associated method
An apparatus and a method are provided. The apparatus comprises: a display panel; a film extending across the display panel and beyond a periphery of the...
Methods, apparatuses, and computer program products for providing
broadband audio signals associated with...
Methods, apparatuses, and computer program products are herein provided for providing broadband audio signal navigation instructions. A method may include...
Method of operating radio communications systems using SDR (software
defined radio) radio stations
Authorization data is sent to radio stations so that the radio stations are temporarily authorized, by way of the authorization data, to communicate using radio...
Random access procedure with enhanced coverage
A random access procedure for use by a UE wireless communication terminal in communicating with a base station (or Node-B or eNB) of a radio access network, and...
Dynamic frequency refarming
A Network entity of a communication network and a network node are disclosed. The network entity includes a control unit, wherein the control unit is configured...
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for device synchronization. In one aspect there is provided a method. The method may...
Apparatus and method for providing device charging information
Mechanisms are described for providing information to a user regarding a wireless charging operation via the user's mobile terminal. Information may be received...
Handover control for networks with several types of backhaul connections
There are provided measures for handover control for backhaul connections, said measures exemplarily including evaluation of the suitability of an access node...
Method and system for automatic neighbor relations in multi-vendor
A method includes comparing a vendor of a base station of the source cell to a vendor of the a base station of the target cell, when the vendor of the base...
Apparatus and method for neighbor relation reporting
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided to facilitate neighbor relation reporting. A method may include, while camping on a first cell,...
Apparatus, method and computer program product providing synchronized
A method is described which provides a synchronized HO of a mobile device. The method includes receiving a HO command. A determination is made of whether the HO...
Method, apparatus, computer program product and system for identifying,
managing and tracking congestion
Various communication systems may benefit from congestion management. For example, code division multiple access wireless networks may benefit from identifying...
Arrangements for controlling antennas
A method of controlling an antenna system in which performance indicators relating to capacity and coverage are used to generate an instruction to adjust the...
Audio command-based triggering
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for connectivity. In one aspect there is provided a method, which may include...
Method and apparatus for determining significant places
An approach is provided for determining significant places with greatly improved accuracy using universally available identifier information. A significant...
Handling complex signal parameters by a positioning device, and apparatus
An exemplary method includes: receiving at each of at least three antenna elements of a positioning device a wireless signal having modulated thereon an...
Audio transducer with electrostatic discharge protection
An apparatus including a diaphragm, where the diaphragm includes a membrane having electrically conductive material; a drive configured to move the diaphragm;...
Combined motion vector and reference index prediction for video coding
A system and method for improving the coding efficiency of motion vector information in video coding. According to various embodiments, a list of motion vector...
Method and apparatus for spectrum use
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, there is provided an apparatus for facilitating charging in cognitive radio systems. The...
Method and apparatus for providing bootstrapping procedures in a
An approach is provided for performing authentication in a communication system. In one embodiment, a key is established with a terminal in a communication...
Correlating communication sessions
The present invention relates to a session handling entity and an application server (AS) in a communication system, the session handling entity (S-CSCF) is...
Method and apparatus for improving digital signatures
Systems and methods are provided for enchancing pseudo random number generation to thwart various security attacks to a system that relies on digital signature...
Context aware battery charging
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, there is provided an apparatus including monitoring unit and a charging control unit. The...
Method and apparatus for facilitating interaction with an object viewable
via a display
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided to facilitate interaction with a computing device, such as interaction with an object viewable via...
Method and apparatus for sharing media in a multi-device environment
An approach is provided for sharing media in a multi-device environment. A group of devices for sharing one or more media files is determined. A shared media...
Assistance data management
It is disclosed to keep a track of quality information of at least one assistance data, the track of quality information being associated with a current version...
Method and apparatus for performing contention based random access
The disclosure provides a solution for random access in a wireless system, in which there is a plurality of available uplink carriers for the random access. The...
Packet scheduling in communications
A method is disclosed for scheduling packet data in a communications system. The method includes configuring, in a network apparatus, semi-persistent...
Activate ES cell for particular UE(s)
A method includes determining, at a first cell and for a selected user equipment, a second cell would have a better performing RF interface connection with the...
Method, apparatus and computer program product for priority based cell
reselection in a multi-RAT environment
Systems and techniques for managing priorities are disclosed. A network sending broadcast and/or dedicated priorities to a mobile terminal may include...
Apparatus and method to allocate communication resources in a
An apparatus, system and method for providing interference cancellation and communication resource reservation limits to allocate communication resources in a...
Method and apparatus for reducing interference
A method includes receiving information relating to interference between a relay node associated with a first base station and at least one other relay node...
Co-primaryspectrum sharing for 4G/5G small cell base stations with long
term fairness criteria
An apparatus includes one or more processors and one or more memories including computer program code. The one or more memories and the computer program code...
Monitoring suspicious events in a cellular network
Communication systems, including cellular networks, and the devices that are connected to them, can have both legitimate and illegitimate uses. Such...
Method, device, and system for network-based remote control over
contactless secure storages
A typical system environment comprises a terminal device, a secure storage subsystem, and an interconnectivity component. The terminal device has a network...
Method and apparatus for facilitating handover utilizing a predefined
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided to permit device discovery to be conducted utilizing a first radio technology, such as Bluetooth...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for probe request and
Method, apparatus, and computer program product embodiments of the invention are disclosed to improve the discovery of wireless networks. In example embodiments...
Method and apparatus for providing hub-based indexing and services
An approach is provided for providing hub-based indexing and services. The hub-based platform causes, at least in part, an indexing of location-based content...
Apparatus including: an acoustic transducer, and a sound channel coupled to the acoustic transducer, the sound channel including an element having a shape that...
Mounting components in electronic devices
An electronic device comprises electronic circuitry and a molded plastic covering (5). In order to prevent ingress of water and dust, a hermetic seal is...
Method and apparatus for transforming application access and data storage
details to privacy policies
An approach is provided for transforming application access and data storage details associated with a mobile device to application specific privacy policies. A...
Pilot design for long term evolution uplink multi-input multi-output
A pilot transmission in a multiple antenna closed loop transmission time multiplexes a beam-specific pilot and an antenna-specific pilot in two short blocks of...
An apparatus for extending the bandwidth of an audio signal, the apparatus being configured to: generate an excitation signal from an audio signal, wherein in...
Power amplifier transistor characteristic stabilization during bias
Communications equipment including communications equipment for wireless communications may benefit from power amplifier transistors having stabilized...
Apparatus and method for detecting user input
An apparatus including: an first electrode arrangement including a plurality of electrodes configured for use in detecting a location of a user input; a second...
Graphene composite and a method of manufacturing a graphene composite
A method including providing graphene on a growth substrate; providing a target substrate on the graphene to form a first composite including the target...