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Enabling local switching in mobile radio networks
When a new connection needs to be established in a mobile radio network between the core network and the radio access network to terminate a local circuit...
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...
Apparatus, method, computer program product and system for requesting
acknowledgment of transmitted data packets
An apparatus, method, computer program product and system are provided for initiating a request for acknowledgment of successfully, or unsuccessfully,...
Transmission capacity probing using adaptive redundancy adjustment
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, there is provided an apparatus configured to instruct a redundancy encoder to increase a...
Methods, apparatuses and computer program products for providing a
constant level of information in augmented...
An apparatus for providing a constant level of information in an augmented reality environment may include a processor and memory storing executable computer...
Apparatus comprising an optically transparent sheet and related methods
An apparatus includes an optically transparent sheet having an electrically conductive layer, an electrode element, and electro-vibration circuitry configured...
System and method for authentication for wireless emergency services
A method of authenticating a user device includes transmitting a request, the request including a query for information, and receiving an identifier, the...
Method and system for providing a mesh key
Method for providing a mesh key which can be used to encrypt messages between a first node and a second node of a mesh network, wherein a session key is...
Method, system, and apparatus for configuring network accounts on devices
for use therewith
Creating service accounts involves receiving an account identifier entered by a user via a user interface to initiate registering a user device with a network...
Communications in relay networks
A system and method for transmitting data in a communication system. First encapsulated data is received at a first node, and second encapsulated data...
Apparatus and method for providing access to a local area network
An apparatus, system and method for providing access to a local area network for user equipment operable in a wide area network such as a long term evolution...
Method and apparatus for assisted network discovery
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, there is provided a user equipment configured to receive local network connectivity...
Network element for changing the timeslot type according to the received
It is described a mobile network, in particular an LTE network, including a relay node and a base station. The relay node is adapted for receiving signals from...
Method and apparatus for facilitating relay node communications
Various methods for providing relay node priority are provided. One example method includes generating a relay node access message for initiating an access...
Signalling method for communication networks, corresponding network,
devices and computer program product
A method is proposed, for use e.g. in the context of WiMAX networks supporting the CMIPv6 function, for allowing the ASN-GW to become aware of the status of a...
Methods and apparatus for sound management
Systems and techniques for location based sound management. Information associated with a display is defined or selected based on user inputs and sounds...
Method and apparatus for characterizing user behavior patterns from user
An approach is provided for characterizing user behavior patterns. The behavior pattern platform receives a plurality of context records from a device. Next,...
Handing over relayed connections in mobile environment
A method, apparatus, and computer program for continuing transmission during handover are presented. A communication connection is established between a source...
Method and apparatus for emulating a plurality of subscriptions
Various methods are provided for facilitating a software smart card environment consisting of multiple virtual UICCs (vUICC) hosting a plurality of SIMS or...
Telephony interruption handling
The specification and drawings present a new method, apparatus and software related product for handling interruptions, specifically passive interruption (or...
Method of authorization for a cellular system
A method and entity of authorizing in a communication system are disclosed. The method includes using authorizing data to reference other data to define an...
Autonomous femto node carrier frequency selection
For each n.sup.th carrier frequency bandwidth of a set of N carrier frequency bandwidths there is determined interference (in which n is an index and N is an...
Portable electronic device
A portable electronic device including a first section, a second section and a connecting section. The first section has a user input section and a first...
Piezoelectric user interface
An apparatus includes a touchscreen keypad and one or more devices that generate a tactile response to a user of the apparatus when a key in the keypad is...
Managing group of location based triggers
A location-based triggering system and method allow location-based triggers to be created and associated with POI, landmark, and/or location-based information...
Method for generating an address field, method and device for transmitting
electronic message and data packet
A simple and flexible method for generating an address field for an electronic message involves forming first and second address part from a string with several...
Method and apparatuses for data transfer within a relay enhanced
A method for scheduling a first user equipment, UE, with a first performance causing a first self interference of a relay system between a first access link...
Adaptive transmission modes for transparent relay
There is transmitted to a user equipment UE in a first subframe of a radio frame a downlink shared channel DSCH according to a first relay-transmission mode...
Method and apparatus for annotating point of interest information
An approach is provided for annotating point of interest information to structures. One or more representations of at least one structure are determined. One or...
Strain-tunable antenna and associated methods
An apparatus comprising an actuating substrate and an antenna in contact with the actuating substrate, the actuating substrate configured to undergo strain...
Apparatus for detecting body condition
An apparatus for detecting body condition has a communication unit capable of being worn by the body to be detected. The communication unit includes at least...
Method and apparatus for providing information consistency in distributed
An approach is provided for providing information consistency in distributed computing environments. An information consistency platform determines one or more...
Optimized interface between two network elements operating under an
authentication, authorization and...
According to several embodiments of the present invention, a single session according to an authentication, authorization and accounting protocol, with a...
Methods and apparatuses for facilitating provision of a map resource
Methods and apparatuses are provided for facilitating provision of a map resource. A method may include causing a request for a plurality of portions of a map...
Apparatus and method for requesting uplink radio resources
An example apparatus is provided that may provide for transmission of a first scheduling request and increment an alert counter upon transmitting the request....
Method and apparatus for maintaining a virtual active set including a
closed subscriber group cell
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided that establishes a virtual active set including a first closed subscriber group (CSG) cell. At...
Methods and apparatus for radio resource control
Improved systems and techniques for controlling access to network resources. A base station broadcasts extended access barring (EAB) and access class barring...
Communication system and method
The invention relates to a communication system which comprises at least one user equipment having a plurality of identities associated therewith. The user...
Method and device for checking the connection of a positive supply voltage
to a subscriber access line...
According to the invention, a user connection cable (TAL) that is to be associated with a user connection circuit (SLIC) and is used for connecting at least one...
Handling complex signal parameters
Apparatus, the apparatus having at least one processor and at least one memory having computer-readable code stored thereon which when executed controls the at...
Resource allocation in a communication system
A method of allocating resources in a communication system and a station for the communication system is disclosed. The communication system is such that a...
Method and apparatus for managing interference handling overhead
Various methods for managing interference handling overhead are provided. One example method includes generating interference overload indication information...
Method for providing a plurality of services
A method comprising providing a plurality of services to be transmitted over a common area by a plurality of nodes; and providing information relating to a...
Transmitting node B load status information in a self organising network
The application relates to wireless transmission of load status information for load balancing among Home Node Bs (HNB) or Local Area Node Bs (LNB) for which an...
System and method for interactive session provision
Systems and methods applicable, for instance, in interactive session provision. One or more nodes and/or other computers might, for example, provide to one or...
Method and system for viewing and enhancing images
The invention relates to method and system for viewing and enhancing images on the display of a mobile device, which includes the display, memory and a...
Processing image content for content motion or touch input
An example apparatus for rendering frames of an image is caused to measure a processing load of the apparatus, and as a function thereof, estimate a target...
Apparatus, methods and computer readable storage mediums for providing a
Apparatus including a support configured to support a portable device; and a display coupled to the support and configured to receive and display a projected...