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Printed circuit board assembly for use in space missions
An electronic assembly for use in space missions that includes a PCB and one or more multi-pin CGA devices coupled to the PCB. The PCB has one or more...
Methods and devices for performing proximity discovery
A method for use in a first user equipment (UE) includes receiving, from a base station, control information and a resource assignment for uplink transmission;...
Almost blank subframe in carrier aggregation
A base station transmits a message to a plurality of wireless devices in connected mode. The message comprises a subframe allocation bitmap indicating a...
System and method for broadcasting audio tweets
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for broadcasting audio tweets. A system broadcasting audio tweets...
Systems and methods for visualizing errors in video signals
Systems and methods for analyzing the performance of a digital network include capturing a stream of digital data, e.g., internet protocol (IP) packets, that...
Head tracked stereoscopic display system that uses light field type data
Systems and methods for a head tracked stereoscopic display system that uses light field type data may include receiving light field type data corresponding to...
Method and apparatus for processing a call to an aggregate endpoint device
A method and an apparatus for processing a call to an aggregate endpoint device over a network are disclosed. For example, the method receives a session request...
Toll-free telecommunications management platform
Methods and systems are provided for the management, routing and reporting of toll-free telecommunications calls and data. Methods and systems are provided for...
A method and associated system. A user interest rating for a downloadable item stored outside a user device is computed, which includes: maintaining a user...
Method and system to enable a virtual private network client
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method comprising transmitting, by a controller comprising a processor, a request to a server to...
Methods and apparatuses for automated TDM-ethernet provisioning
Apparatuses and methods assist telcos and service providers with Ethernet virtual circuit (EVC) set up. They need only set up ends of a path with a pair of...
Selecting a content delivery network
A device may receive a content distribution network (CDN) routing table from a topology manager; receive a request, from a device in either of a redirect CDN or...
System and method for communication over color encoded light patterns
The present invention includes a light communication method and system wherein messages are transmitted via color code flashes. The light communication includes...
Timing estimation in communication systems
Apparatus and methods for symbol timing synchronization in a direct-sequence spread-spectrum receiver may use non-coherent integration, thresholding, peak...
Reducing inter-sector interference in beamforming
A method includes communicating to a plurality of user equipment (UE) in a cell using beamforming. The plurality of UE includes a first group of UE in a first...
System and method for adjusting current regulator gains applied within a
power generation system
In one aspect, a method for controlling the operation of a power generation system configured to supply power to an electrical grid may generally include...
Multi-point laser ignition device
A multi-point laser device comprising a plurality of optical pumping sources. Each optical pumping source is configured to create pumping excitation energy...
Clamp-on easy-install wireless battery data sensor and associated use
A new data sensor for industrial lead-acid batteries monitors current, voltage, and battery temperature. It comes in a compact, easy-to-install, lost-cost...
Methods for custom-fitting a radiant energy transfer panel
A radiant energy transfer panel is resized from an array of individually sealed segments by cutting the array along a cut line, thereby damaging some segments...
Location based monitoring system alerts
Monitoring system alert technology, in which monitoring system data is accessed from a monitoring system that is located in a property of a user and the...
Monitoring system control technology using multiple sensors, cameras,
lighting devices, and a thermostat
Techniques are described for providing control of a monitoring system (e.g., a home alarm or security system) using one or more mobile devices. In some...
System, method, and computer program product for pre-filtered
anti-aliasing with deferred shading
A system, method, and computer program product are provided for generating anti-aliased images. The method includes the steps of assigning one or more samples...
Image registration using a modified log polar transformation
A system and method for registering a test image with a reference image requires decimation of both images to create corresponding image pyramids. A Log-Polar...
Systems and methods for location tracking in a social network
Systems and methods are provided for location tracking and filtering or hiding electronic communications. In one implementation, a method is provided for...
System and method for using a device description repository
A method, computer program product, and computer system for using a device description repository comprises identifying a plurality of string constants...
Method of discovering and exploring feature knowledge
Methods and systems for discovering and exploring feature knowledge included in large corpora are disclosed. The described systems and methods may include the...
Ranking content using location-based query log analysis
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, including a method for ranking content using...
Managing ephemeral locations in a virtual universe
Systems and methods for advertising, and, more particularly, systems and methods for managing ephemeral locations in a virtual universe. A method for managing...
Thermostat classification method and system
The disclosure provides a computer-implemented method and system of reducing commodity usage by providing tailored consumer information to the consumer. The...
System and method for using combining couplers with asymmetric split
ratios in a lidar system
A laser radar, or "lidar" system, employs an asymmetric single-ended detector to detect received signals reflected back from targets. The asymmetric...
Oil detection process, apparatus and taggant therefor
A process for detecting oil or lubricant contamination in a manufactured product (C), preferably a cigarette (C), the process comprising adding a fluorescent...
Test device for determining three-dimensional consolidation properties of
A test device has been invented for determining three-dimensional consolidation properties of soils, using a flexible ring permitting displacements and...
Piezoresistive sensors and sensor arrays
Highly expressive and flexibly programmable foot-operated controllers are described. Specific implementations are intended for musical applications and allow...
Enhancing functionality of reflectometry based systems using parallel
A method for estimating a parameter includes: generating an optical signal, the optical signal modulated via a modulation signal; transmitting the modulated...
Robust stator winding temperature sensor
Disclosed herein, among other things, is a stator winding temperature sensor. According to an embodiment, the sensor includes at least one sensing wire coil...
System and method for transferring natural gas for utilization as a fuel
Natural gas is produced when LNG that is contained in an insulated LNG cargo tank(s) of a non-self-propelled LNG carrier (i.e., a barge) evaporates as a result...
Structural joint with multi-axis load carrying capability
A structural joint is formed of a mandrel having a plurality of bumps and dimples formed thereon which is fitted into a sleeve. The bumps and dimples form a...
Systems and methods for water purification
An evaporator assembly includes an inlet member and a diffuser, and receives a mixture of a gas and a solution to vaporize a portion of a solvent from the...
Slide card for selective insertion and withdrawal from a sleeve
The slide card includes a base panel and a locking panel. The base panel includes a first portion and a second portion. The first portion has at least one first...
Article comprising light absorbent composition to mask visual haze and
A transparent article includes a continuous polyester matrix having at least one incompatible filler dispersed therein. The incompatible filler provides domains...
Miniature release mechanism or diminutive assembly for nanosatellite
Miniature release mechanisms constrain objects, such as deployables during the launch of space vehicles, such as small satellites and nanosatellites, and enable...
Ramp wall operating arrangement
A storage container for bulk materials includes a rectangular bin containing a an open-ended chamber having a horizontal bottom wall, a pair of vertical side...
A dispensing system includes a pump mechanism that has a liquid chamber, a liquid piston for delivering fluid to a mixing chamber, and a valve component biased...
A deployable gurney ramp assembly with a retractable ramp deployment apparatus having two deployment tracks extending parallel, parallel first and second base...
Dual-filter ophthalmic lens to reduce risk of macular degeneration
An improved dual-filter lens for protective eyewear that combines a first filter for blocking essentially 100% of UV light, and second filter for filtering blue...
Fixation device and method of use for a lapidus-type plantar hallux valgus
An internal plate fixation device is provided for load bearing and non-load bearing fixation on a plantar side of a metatarsocuneiform joint in a Lapidus...
Universal rod holder
A universal rod holder including a drive member and an elongated shaft member. The drive member has a proximal portion and a distal portion, and may include a...
Edging for lawn, landscape, and pavers, or the like
Uniform current distribution electrode for noninvasive brain stimulation