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Mechanism for automated re-configuration of an access network element
A mechanism for controlling resources and/or settings of an access network element like a base station is provided which allows an autonomous reconfiguration...
Resource restricted allocation in long-term evolution
A method, user equipment, network device, and software product enable allocation of a number of resource blocks over a downlink to the user equipment. The...
Apparatus and associated methods
In one or more embodiments described herein, there is provided an apparatus including a support layer, a plurality of pixels, and a switch. The pixels are...
Supporting a 3D presentation
For reducing the effect of reverse half-occlusion in a 3D presentation on a screen, a virtual window is created in front of the screen. The screen is to be used...
Method and apparatus for providing a context resource description language
and framework for supporting the same
An apparatus for providing a framework for supporting a context resource description language may include at least one processor and at least one memory...
Terminal, method and computer program product for validating a software
A terminal for validating a software application includes a processor capable of operating an operating system (OS) platform (e.g., Symbian.TM. OS platform),...
Method and device for padding optimization of segmented turbo codes
A method for forming a bit sequence having a number of M bits from a bit sequence having a number of N bits, wherein M/2<N<M, involves extending said bit...
Method, functional arrangement and software means for searching and
processing information with user interface...
The invention relates to a method for making it easier to carry out information search and processing with a communications device. Furthermore, the invention...
Dynamic cell configuration employing distributed antenna system for
advanced cellular networks
A method, an apparatus and a computer program product for configuring remote antenna units with communication properties in a radio access communication system...
Method and apparatus for suggesting a message segment based on a
contextual characteristic in order to draft a...
An apparatus may include a messaging module configured to suggest a message segment in order to draft a message. A contextual characteristic determiner may be...
Context diary application for a mobile terminal
The invention provides a presentation of contextual information to a digital device in relation to a period of time. As such the invention provides for...
Transferring task completion to another device
A mobile communication device is adapted to identify a task for postponed transfer to a computing device over a local communication link. A similar transfer...
Method and arrangement for transmitting an optical OFDM-signal
From an real valued OFDM signal (S.sub.0(t)) is a baseband signal (S.sub.B(t)) derived and converted into a complex single sideband modulation signal (n(t))....
Method for producing key material for use in communication with network
This invention relates to security procedures in a communication system, specifically to production of key material. The invention provides a method for...
Multicast transmission within a hybrid direct and cellular communication
In one, non-limiting exemplary embodiment, a method includes: sending a multicast transmission from a source device to a base station in a wireless...
Resource allocation during silence period for a wireless network
Various example embodiments are disclosed herein. According to an example embodiment, a technique may include allocating periodic resources to a mobile station...
Method and device for character input having a base character component
and a supplemental character component
A device which has a display, a memory, a processor and a first input and a second input. The device is configured to receive input through said first...
Method, apparatus and computer program product for facilitating location
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided to permit location discovery, including location discovery in indoor settings. The method may...
An apparatus including a spin torque oscillator configured to receive an input electric current and to produce a radio frequency output signal; and a tunable...
Method and apparatus for an electrical interface
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus, comprises an energy storage device having an interface and at least one...
In a GPRS system, a method of a mobile station acquiring an IP network address. The method comprises the steps of: the mobile station generating a link...
Redundancy strategy selection scheme
The present invention relates to a method, a terminal device and a network device for providing redundancy parameters for an automatic repeat request processing...
Method and apparatus for providing access to social content
An apparatus for providing access to social content may include at least one processor and at least one memory including computer program code. The at least one...
Method for WLAN network and device role activation
In response to receiving a capability advertisement message which comprises role capabilities, an activation message which requests at least one role capability...
Apparatus and method for searching information
A method and apparatus for use in servicing a search request where the search request comprises a plurality of parts (such as characters) and establishing a...
Method and device for speech enhancement in the presence of background
In one aspect thereof the invention provides a method for noise suppression of a speech signal that includes, for a speech signal having a frequency domain...
Provision of value added short message services
A network node of a communications system that routes short messages in a home network of a mobile station provides a service where one or more functions are...
Method for the transfer of information during handovers in a communication
The invention relates to a method for the transfer of policy control information during handover in a communication system. A session between a terminal and a...
Setup of device-to-device connection
Disclosed are apparatus, methods and computer programs to establish device-to-device communications in a wireless network. A method includes sending an...
Method and apparatus for power conservation for a mobile device in idle
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, a method comprises determining a sleep cycle comprising a number of discontinuous reception...
Method for controlling parties in real-time data communication
The invention relates to communications systems, and especially to real-time data (two-party or multi-party) communication in communications systems. A...
Generating pilot sequence for reference signal
A network element may provide a plurality of user equipments with a dedicated pilot sequence for uplink reference signal transmission. A user equipment may,...
Scheduling request transmission supporting high doppler
Block spreading generating partial orthogonality is applied for the uplink control channel for E-UTRA. For instance, a problem of maximizing the multiplexing...
Method and apparatus for browsing content files
An approach is presented for browsing content files. The data manager determines to present a file at a device. Further, the data manager receives an input for...
Coding using a mapping between a syntax element and a code word
A method comprising receiving a syntax element to be encoded as a code word of a set of code words, determining a mapping between the syntax element and the...
Apparatus for forming a nanoscale semiconductor structure on a substrate
by applying a carrier fluid
An apparatus applies a carrier fluid to a semiconductor substrate. The carrier fluid carries nanoparticles. The positions of a plurality of particles in the...
Method for setting audio parameters in a digital signal processor in an
electronic device, and electronic device
The invention relates to a method for setting audio parameters in a digital signal processor (4) in an electronic device (1) comprising at least one auxiliary...
Method of configuring FM radio transmitters in portable devices
A processor for a user-portable device, the user-portable device comprising FM transmission circuitry, wherein the processor is configured to obtain a first set...
Privacy stamp for cover UI
A privacy stamp for preventing the automatic display of private data items stored in a memory of a mobile telecommunications apparatus. The telecommunications...
Method and apparatus for using pseudonyms
An approach is provided for using pseudonyms to protect privacy and anonymity of communication messages. A pseudonym is extracted from a received message for...
Dynamic autonomous resource allocation and channel access in cellular
Methods, apparatuses, and software can be provided for dynamic autonomous resource allocation and channel access in a cellular system uplink. A method can...
Method and apparatus for cognitive radio information sharing
An approach is provided for providing cognitive radio information sharing. A cognitive radio management platform determines one or more cognitive radio...
Methods and apparatuses for facilitating content-based image retrieval
Methods and apparatuses are provided for facilitating content-based image retrieval. A method may include determining a selected target image. The method may...
Method and apparatus for performing feature extraction using local
Various methods for feature extraction using local primitive code are provided. One example method includes determining an origin block within an image, an arc,...
For estimating a difference between a frequency of a base station and a locally generated frequency of a mobile equipment in a mobile communications network,...
System and method for efficient half duplex transceiver operation in a
packet-based wireless communication system
Systems and methods for providing half duplex user equipment in a packet based radio frequency signaling communication system. User equipment with half duplex...
Sending permission assignment in telecommunications system
A method for assigning sending permissions in a telecommunications system and a telecommunications system comprising a unit (20) providing access to said system...