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An encoder for encoding a video signal, wherein the encoder is configured to generate an encoded scalable data stream comprising a base layer and at least one...
Synchronization indication in networks
Systems and methods provide a network's synchronization status to a terminal when the terminal receives a transmission from the network. This network...
Power saving mechanism in a radio access network
The present invention relates to providing methods and apparatus for determining whether a cell in a radio access network could have been powered down during at...
Conveying parameters for broadcast/multicast sessions via a communication
This invention relates to a method, a computer program, a computer program product, a system, a sender, a receiver and a session description protocol for...
Method and apparatus for signaling presentation description updates in
A method comprises updating, by an apparatus, a media presentation description file, associated with media content streamed to one or more client devices using...
Method and apparatus for synchronizing notification messages
Various embodiments provide for the splitting of a notification message to a user, where the notification message enables at least one of interactivity and...
Method and apparatus for utilizing advertisements to provide information
regarding connection setup
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for reducing the time required for connection setup including, but not limited to, the time...
Expanding universal plug and play capabilities in power constrained
This invention describes a method for expanding universal plug and play capabilities in a power constrained environment thus facilitating communication between...
Method and apparatus for providing a media object
In accordance with an example embodiment of the invention, an apparatus comprising a processor configured to receive information related to a media object, and...
Processing of uplink data in a communications system
A communications system where data blocks from a communications device are received at least in a serving site over a wireless interface. The serving site...
Communication network and method
In a communication network including a plurality of base stations, a method including the steps of: sending a signal from said base station indicating that it...
Match maker service
Embodiments of the invention are directed to methods, apparatuses and systems for providing a service, utilizing Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD),...
Method and apparatus for providing communication offloading to unlicensed
An apparatus for providing network assisted local communication offloading to unlicensed bands may include at least one processor and at least one memory...
Cell clustering and aperture selection
A method is disclosed that includes accessing baseband information for a number, N (N>1), of antennas accessible by a number of baseband units, where the...
Method for re-assignment of S-CSCF services to registered IMS users of a
home subscriber servers HSS
Re-assigning Serving Call Session Control Function, S-CSCF, services to a user of a Home Subscriber Server, HSS (200), in a Third Generation Partnership...
Neighboring cell signal measurement and reporting
Example embodiments of methods and apparatus for neighboring cell signal measurement and reporting are disclosed. An example method includes operating a first...
Local selection of retransmitting device in cooperative cluster to enhance
A method for local selection of a retransmitting user equipment within a cluster comprises: selecting first retransmission indication information according to a...
Method and device for data processing
A method and a device for data processing. The data processing method utilizes at least two probing coefficients in a canceller and/or precompensator in...
Electronic apparatus with a detachable display
An apparatus with a base part and a display part, which is detachable from the base part. There is a cavity formed in the base part and the apparatus is...
Method and device for augmented reality message hiding and revealing
The present invention relates to an operation method for executing games on mobile camera enabled terminal devices and to devices capable of executing the...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for reducing hand or
pointing device occlusions of a display
A method is provided for reducing hand or pointing device occlusions of a display, particularly a touch screen or hover display. Detection of the position of a...
Mobile communication terminal and method therefore
A method, an electronic apparatus and a computer program product for controlling a cursor in a graphical user interface are disclosed. A direction signal is...
Method and apparatus for providing cooperative user interface layer
management with respect to inter-device...
An apparatus for providing cooperative user interface layer management may include at least one processor and at least one memory including computer program...
Method and apparatus for multidimensional data storage and file system
with a dynamic ordered tree structure
An approach is provided to determine one or more dynamic ordered tree structures and transition tree structures (e.g., based on one or more transitions of a...
Method and apparatus for cleaning data sets for a search process
An approach is provided for cleaning data sets for a search process. The cleanup platform determines one or more reference documents associated with at least...
Apparatus and method for encoding and reproduction of speech and audio
A method comprising receiving at a user equipment encrypted content. The content is stored in said user equipment in an encrypted form. At least one key for...
Methods, apparatuses and computer program products for implementing
automatic speech recognition and sentiment...
An apparatus for utilizing textual data and acoustic data corresponding to speech data to detect sentiment may include a processor and memory storing executable...
Apparatus, method and computer program for displaying points of interest
An apparatus, method, computer program and user interface where the apparatus includes at least one processor; and at least one memory including computer...
Screening terminal positions at a terminal
It is disclosed an apparatus, a method and a computer program for determining, at a terminal, whether at least one terminal position associated with a coverage...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for wireless network
discovery based on geographical location
Method, apparatus, and computer program product embodiments are disclosed for wireless resource sharing between heterogeneous wireless networks to enable...
Sensor-based touch inquiry control
A system for selectively expediting connection establishment between apparatuses. In accordance with at least one embodiment of the present invention, an...
Multiple apparatus selection via touch
A system for expediting connection establishment between apparatuses. In at least one example implementation, an apparatus may transmit discovery messages and...
System and method for implementing low-complexity multi-view video coding
A system and method for implementing low complexity multi-view video coding. According to various embodiments, single-loop decoding is applied to multi-view...
Method, apparatus, computer program and computer program distribution
medium for a communication receiver
The invention relates to an apparatus comprising, a sampler configured to receive and sample a signal for producing signal samples; a first configured to...
Scheduling ahead for improving data transmission in case of measurement
An approach is provided for scheduling communication resources to minimize the effects of a measurement gap. The timing between a resource allocation grant for...
Coverage of private base station
A controller of a private base station receives data on a travel time depending on a propagation delay between a private base station and a user terminal. The...
Method of supervising a node in a communication system
A method of supervising a node in a communication system, the communication system comprising a OAM system, a Femto node controlled by the OAM system, and a...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for short-range
communication based direction finding
Method, apparatus, and computer program product example embodiments provide short-range communication based direction finding. According to an example...
Wireless energy transfer
An apparatus (200) comprising monitoring circuitry (230) configured to monitor a resonant frequency of a supply source (100), a receiving component (211a), and...
Power connector between serial interfaces
This invention relates to a method, an apparatus, a computer program product and a system for a first serial and a second serial interface for connecting or...
Apparatus and methods are provided. A first apparatus includes: a semiconductor film; and at least one semiconductor nanostructure, including a heterojunction,...
Device and system for playing a game and a method for controlling a game
A gaming device for playing a game including one or more parameters that affect a user's participation in the game, the gaming device including a memory storing...
Method of re-transmitting an original frame
Data bits are mapped to a lower number of slots than the number of slots available for a retransmission frame and control channels are transmitted in all...
Apparatus, method, system and program for secure communication
Embodiments provide an apparatus, method, product and storage medium for secure communication, wherein a message is sent over a secure signalling path to a...
Recursive Bayesian controllers for non-linear acoustic echo cancellation
and suppression systems
Both a cascade and a multichannel joint Bayesian estimator are provided for suppressing acoustic echo. An expansion basis (Power/Fourier series) is selected to...
Method and apparatus for providing rapport management
An approach is provided for rapport management. A rapport management platform processes and/or facilitates a processing of coach multimodal sensor information...