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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...
HARQ Timing scheme for single-carrier uplink control information with
inter-site carrier aggregation
There is a pattern for downlink almost blank sub frames ABSFs for a first network node (e.g., macro eNB) operating in a first component carrier (e.g., PCell)....
Method and apparatus for device-to-device communication setup
Disclosed are methods and apparatus for setting up cellular controlled device-to-device communications. A method can comprise sending, from a first device to a...
Scaling transmit power in multi-antenna wireless systems
There is provided a network component of a wireless communication network. The network component includes at least two output ports, each output port being...
Method and apparatus for reduced power consumption when operating as a
bluetooth low energy device
An apparatus, a method and a computer program product is disclosed for a Bluetooth communication transceiver. The Bluetooth communication transceiver is...
Method and apparatus for sharing connectivity settings via social networks
An apparatus for enabling sharing of one or more connectivity parameters with one or more friends may include a processor and memory storing executable computer...
Partial failure handling of bearer mapping in dual connectivity
Systems, methods, apparatuses, and computer program products for partial failure handling of bearer mapping in dual connectivity are provided. One method...
Method and apparatus for the activation of services
An approach is provided for presenting an activation indicator to a user. A connection with a mobile device is detected. Retrieval is caused, at least in part,...
An apparatus including an audio mixer configured to mix at least two audio channels of an audio signal; and a sensor configured to sense motion and/or...
Audio scene mapping apparatus
An apparatus comprising: a receiver configured to receive at least one audio signal from a recording apparatus; the receiver further configured to receive at...
Method and apparatus for monitoring a characteristic of an object in
mechanical contact with a mobile terminal
An apparatus comprising at least one processor and at least one memory including computer program code the at least one memory and the computer program code...
Methods and apparatus for improved navigation of content including a
representation of streaming data
Methods, apparatuses, and computer program products are herein provided for improved navigation of content with streaming media. A method may include causing...
Web-telco convergence comprising downloading script commands to user
The present invention relates to methods, apparatus and systems for enabling an improved Web-Telco Convergence, in particular for telecommunication session...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for connection setup in
Example method, apparatus, and computer program product embodiments are disclosed to enable out-of-band short-range communication carrier transport switching...
Methods and apparatuses for sending or receiving a page mode message include, for example, sending a page mode message using a session mode message mechanism...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for foreign object
detection parameter and charging data...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product example embodiments provide device-to-device charging. According to an example embodiment of the invention, a...
Solar cell arrangement having an induction loop arrangement
Apparatus comprises a solar cell arrangement comprising one or more solar cells arranged in a planar structure, the solar cell arrangement having a front...
Methods and apparatuses for facilitating object recognition
Methods and apparatuses are provided for facilitating object recognition. A method may include accessing data for a first object and data for a second object....
Methods of systems using geographic meta-metadata in information retrieval
and document displays
A computer-implemented method involving a corpus of documents. The method includes accepting search criteria from a user, the search criteria including a domain...
Steerable transmit, steerable receive frequency modulated continuous wave
Apparatus, method, and system example embodiments provide an improved integrated circuit RF front end to simultaneously transmit and receive signals for radar...
Spatial visual effect creation and display such as for a screensaver
Techniques are presented that include determining, using signals captured from two or more microphones configured to detect an acoustic signal from one or more...
Method and apparatus for device to device communication
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus is configured to receive a first signaling message comprising a first identifier...
Method and apparatus for apparatus coupling
A method comprising receiving, by an apparatus, an indication of availability of proximity-based communication with a separate apparatus, receiving historical...
Apparatus and method for resource allocation
Apparatus and method for resource allocation are provided. An apparatus includes a controller which is configured to utilize a tree structure with more than one...
Apparatus, methods, and computer program products providing improved
flexible resource usage
In one exemplary embodiment of the invention, an apparatus includes: a transmitter configured to send an advertisement message having communication information...
Quality enhancement in multimedia capturing
A method for controlling capturing of multimedia content, the method comprising: capturing multimedia content by an apparatus, said multimedia content...
Data indicator for persistently allocated packets in a communications
An apparatus 310 employable in a communication system configured to determine a value for a new data indicator for semi-persistently allocated or scheduled...
Shared control channel structure
A shared control channel structure includes at least one control channel to be allocated at least to a user for at least one of uplink and downlink directions...
Apparatus with antenna and method for wireless communication
An apparatus including a first port configured to couple to a first location on an antenna; a second port configured to couple to a second location on the...
Audio signal encoder
An apparatus comprising: a coding rate determiner configured to determine a first coding bitrate for at least one first frame audio signal multi-channel...
Audio signal analysis for downbeats
Apparatus for audio processing comprises: a beat tracking module for identifying beat time instants in an audio signal and a downbeat identifier for identifying...
Method for coding and an apparatus based on a DC prediction value
The disclosure relates to encoding and decoding image information. The encoding comprises receiving a block of pixels; determining a set of potential reference...
Method and apparatus for providing collaborative recognition using media
An approach is provided for providing collaborative recognition using media segments. The recognition platform causes, at least in part, a generation of a...