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When a mobile station (4) staying in a first paging zone (1) begins communication with a network through a base station by using a paging channel (P1) which is specific to the paging zone (1) and one of speech channels (S11-S20), and finishes the communication in a paging zone (2) after moving from the zone (1) to the ...
In a communication system for a local network, in which a plurality of host computers are connected to a coaxial cable through respective controllers and transceivers, each controller, as soon as it has received a text frame, transmits an acknowledgement frame to the transmitting side controller. The transmitting side ...
An improved apparatus for implementing shell mapping in a PCM modem incorporates u-law signal mapping points. An improved signal point encoding technique effectively employs ring-indices that are generated in accordance with known principles. The ring indices are applied to a reordering module, which rearranges the rin...
In a data communication system having a channel with time-varying impairments and further having a transmitter with a precoder, a method and apparatus for updating the precoder coefficients. The method and apparatus is based on the arrangement of a duplicate precoder and correction filter in the receiver, where the cor...
A computer having a backplane and a motherboard disposed on the backplane along with expansion slots for receiving expansion cards. The backplane further having circuitry coupled thereto for performing an alarm function where the alarm circuitry is not coupled to a card occupying one of the expansion slots, instead the...
A receiver in a digital cellular communication system includes a system for receiving a signal transmitted in the cellular system and representing a code word encoded in a binary linear block code and a first digital signal processor for demodulating the signal and a second digital signal processor for decoding the bin...
A multi-sensor system adaptively utilizes communications or data bus facilities for multi-sensor signal fusion. For each source of sensor signals, a local signal processor compares each signal against a pre-determined set of hypotheses, and generates a ranking value corresponding to each hypothesis. An adaptive interfa...
A reception unit for providing data supplied from a serial input circuit to an inner bus and a transmission unit for providing the data supplied from the inner bus to a serial output circuit hold at least two types of control procedures selected from HDLC procedure, BI-SYNC procedure and start-stop synchronous procedur...
A vibration generator comprises a first vibrator having a permanent magnet and supported by a first spring body on a fixing member, and a second vibrator having a coil so disposed as to intersect the magnetic flux of the permanent magnet and supported by a second spring body on the fixing member. One of the first vibra...
An underwater communications system comprising first and second communications modules which transmit and receive data utilizing infrared radiation. Each module has a transmitter/receiver which converts each received data byte to RS-232 formatted data for transmission to a computer. Each communication module also inclu...
Speech signals appearing at the receiving and transmitting paths of a speakerphone which operates under voice switching, are received at a control circuit. The control circuit issues a control signal which assumes a first level in the event that a signal at the receiving path exceeds a signal at the transmitting path a...
A method and apparatus for negotiating service configuration in a digital communication system is disclosed. In an exemplary embodiment the service negotiation system is implemented in a wireless spread spectrum communication system. The service configuration comprises data rates, frame formats and types of services. T...
A filter with which it is possible to control the relationship between a pass band and an attenuation band. In this filter, for example, a single-stage trap filter is electrically connected to a three-stage band pass filter via a coupling capacitor. The trap filter has a serial resonance section composed of a resonator...
A method of transmitting signals from a mobile unit to a base station in the reverse link direction using multi-tone techniques includes the step of dividing a frequency band into a plurality of generally even spaced tones. The tones are partitioned into a predetermined number of tone sets which each contain a predeter...
A bus transfers information including isochronous and asynchronous data between a first and a second integrated circuit. The bus guarantees a minimum bandwidth to isochronous data and also tries to minimize latency for isochronous data. The bus transfers data in asynchronous priority mode during a first portion of a fi...
A packet network in which the qualities of service can be maintained for different communications of different classes of requirement for quality of service, regardless of types of calls and data. In this packet network, a communication resource is subdivided into sub-resources which are to be allocated to communicatio...
When the antenna is extended, the length of the ½λ whip antenna 102 operates as an antenna thus causing only a negligible quantity of high-frequency currents to flow into the ground for the circuit board 108 . When the antenna is housed, the entire length of a ¼λ helical antenna 101 and a ¼λ radial 109 ope...
A thermal protection device for overvoltage suppressor which includes spaced contacts 6 mounted in overvoltage suppressor magazines 11 of communication systems. A bow-type spring 3 and a melt element 2 l are arranged with the overvoltage suppressor which is mounted in a chamber of a case body or housing 13. The melt el...
A secured partitioned communication system includes a shared switch network system in communication with an Intelligent Network Processor (INP). A terminating Intelligent Communication Device (ICD) located outside the management and control of the network defines a boundary therebetween and permits multiple inter-depen...
A mobile supporting router device for realizing the handoff control associated with the moving in high speed is forms by at least one first interface connected with radio base stations, each capable of accommodating at least one mobile terminal; at least one second interface connected with a wire network; an informatio...
The communication terminal apparatus measures reception quality and reports the measurement result to the base station apparatus, and the base station apparatus switches the transmission rate based on the reported result of the reception quality. In this way, the transmission rate is switched starting at the point in t...
A tunable optical grating device that can be digitally and latchably tuned comprises a length of waveguide including a grating region, and a movable body and fixed substrate attached to the waveguide proximal the grating region. The body is movable from a first position to at least a second position, and in some embodi...
The present invention provides an interlocking connector for a communication card including a first connection portion for connection to signals in the communication card relating to a first device such as a cellular telephone. A second connection portion in the interlocking connector provides for connection to signals...
A surface acoustic wave filter includes a Y-cut X-propagation LiTaO 3 substrate having a cut angle of about 38 degrees to about 46 degrees, at least first and second series arm surface acoustic wave resonators connected in series to define a series arm, and at least one parallel arm surface acoustic wave resonator con...
A system (10) for providing radio communication of data between a central processing computer (18) having a first transceiver (20) electrically connected thereto and a remotely located hand held personal computer (12). The personal computer includes an input and output device (28) mounted to the housing to allow intera...
A simple and cost effective optical device is provided which locks the wavelength output of a laser transmitter in an optical transmission system as well as substantially reducing and/or eliminating signal crosstalk. A light source is coupled along an optical path to a filtering element. The light source has output fre...
In an incoming call communication service using key groups to be hunted provided through a switching system, there is provided a master terminal for a group formed of a plurality of slave terminals and a call to the master terminal is connected to a call-acceptable slave terminal in the group. In this case, certain sla...
The present invention describes a revolutionary new device bridging the gap between the virtual multimedia-based Internet world and the real world, best exemplified by print media. More particularly, the invention relates to communicating multimedia information using a scanner for machine-readable code containing a lin...
In a communication system which ensures that a slave device can successively transmit a plurality of answer messages without causing collision with another message on a communication line, in response to a request message from a diagnosis tester, control devices transmit their answer messages in the order of their prio...
An asynchronous transfer mode network includes a high-level station and a mobile station in a boundary zone between service cells of wireless base stations connected to the high-level station through asynchronous transfer mode channels, wherein the high level station transmits a control message through the asynchronous...
A method and product for reducing reflected light glare into a human's eyes from the human's cheeks while simultaneously providing a non-verbal communication to others is provided, especially for use by participants in athletic contests. Underneath the human's eyes on the cheeks at a reflective location on ...
A sender of a message can transmit a message to an unspecified user merely by specifying a condition of space without specifying a recipient of the message, using an information processing terminal transmitting a message not with a user address to specify a user but with an area address (a condition of space) to specif...
A system and method for measuring media distribution and impact in a mobile communication network wherein media content is associated with messages being forwarded in the network. Media content distribution data can be measured and collected by tagging the media content at or near its point of origin and by tracking th...
The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for performing handover between a universal mobile telecommunication system (UMTS) terrestrial radio access network (UTRAN), and an evolved-UTRAN (E-UTRAN) based system. The wireless communication system includes a UTRAN, an E-UTRAN, a 2G/3G core network, and long...
The loss of data stored in a secure memory card, such as a SIM card, due to the physical destruction thereof is prevented. A host unit performs card authentication of a memory card, and transmits update data for the memory card by security communication to update data when the result of the authentication is OK. Then, ...
A method and an apparatus for controlling power for transmission of a preamble for acquisition of a channel are provided. The method for controlling power for transmission of a preamble includes calculating an initial preamble transmission power using an initial power calculated using information broadcast through a fo...