A wireless communication device (300) having a settable service state includes a sensor fusion module (306) to provide context data to the wireless communication device (300). The wireless communication device also receives a context parameter. In a method (800) according to a preferred embodiment of the invention, the wireless communication device (300) is operable to set a service state based upon the context data and the context parameter (806).

Title
Context aware wireless communication device and method
Application Number
9/976974
Publication Number
20020151297
Application Date
October 12, 2001
Publication Date
October 17, 2002
Inventor
Clifford A Wood
Tempe
AZ, US
David John Wheatley
North Barrington
IL, US
Jens Nagel
San Francisco
CA, US
Robert H Leivian
Chandler
AZ, US
Joshua B Hurwitz
Arlington Heights
IL, US
Robert Michael Gardner
Gilbert
AZ, US
Judith Lee Gardner
Detroit
MI, US
Kenneth Douros
South Barrington
IL, US
Paula Jean Canavan
Chicago
IL, US
Kevin Michael Brooks
Arlington
MA, US
Donald Remboski
Dearborn
MI, US
Agent
Marshall Gerstein & Borun
IL, US
IPC
H04M 03/42
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