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Dong Sheng Yu, Mo Han Fong, Jianglei Ma, Sophie Vrzic, Hang Zhang: Pilot design for wireless system. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, July 28, 2015: US09094242 (2 worldwide citation)

The description herein relates to pilot designs for an Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) based communication system. In at least one embodiment, the communication system is one operating according to the IEEE 802.16m, or WiMax, standard. In general, an OFDM transmitter operates to in ...


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Ahmad Muhanna, Barnaba Barnowski, Eric Parsons: Anchoring services of a mobile station attached to a first service domain at a home agent in a second service domain. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, May 26, 2015: US09042297 (2 worldwide citation)

A first node receives information associated with a mobile station to allow for establishment of a session for the mobile station that is attached to a first wireless access network in a first service domain. In response to the received information, the first node sends messaging to a home agent in ...


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Jin Li, Sanjeev Mehrotra, Di Xie: Universal rate control mechanism with parameter adaptation for real-time communication applications. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, July 21, 2015: US09088510 (2 worldwide citation)

A “Universal Rate Control Mechanism with Parameter Adaptation” (URCMPA) improves real-time communication (RTC) sessions in terms of delay, loss, throughput, and PSNR. The URCMPA automatically learns network characteristics including bottleneck link capacity, inherent queuing delay, inherent packet l ...


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Jun Yuan, Hosein Nikopourdeilami, Mo Han Fong: Uplink MIMO transmission from mobile communications devices. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, February 24, 2015: US08964874 (2 worldwide citation)

Uplink transmission from a mobile device having multiple antennas to a base station having multiple antennas includes transmitting in an open-loop single-user MIMO mode when the mobile device is at high speed, transmitting in a closed-loop single-user MIMO mode when the mobile device is at low speed ...


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Catherine N Boulanger, John G A Weiss, Steven Nabil Bathiche, Paul Henry Dietz: Bookmarking for electronic books. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, November 15, 2016: US09495470 (1 worldwide citation)

This document describes techniques and apparatuses enabling bookmarking for electronic books. The techniques and apparatuses enable a user of an electronic book to bookmark pages of the electronic book and navigate based on these bookmarks as well as bookmarks made by other users.


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William Hadlock Standing, Marc Harper, Sean Russell Mercer, David Voth: Radiofrequency-wave-transparent capacitive sensor pad. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, February 7, 2017: US09563316 (1 worldwide citation)

A capacitive sensor pad is co-located with (e.g., overlapping) an RF transmitter without causing significant degradation to the performance of the antenna. In one implementation, tuning the resistance per square in the capacitive sensor pad can provide effective sensor pad range and performance whil ...


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Jonathan Westhues, Sean M Donnelly, Jason D Wilson: Capacitive touch sensor having oblique electrode matrix. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, June 28, 2016: US09377646 (1 worldwide citation)

Electrode matrices for capacitive touch-sensing are provided. An electrode matrix may include a plurality of column conductors having a first end and a second end formed along a central longitudinal axis. The column conductor may further include a column zigzag structure extending between the first ...


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Jonathan Westhues, Sean Donnelly, Jason Wilson: Capacitive touch surface in close proximity to display. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, February 2, 2016: US09250753 (1 worldwide citation)

To address the above issues, a display device with a capacitive touch screen display having a touch surface in close proximity to a display stack is provided. The display may include a touch sheet with a top surface, a touch sensor having a matrix of capacitors formed of electrodes positioned below ...


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Jefferson Y Han: Sensing displays utilizing light emitting diodes. PERCEPTIVE PIXEL, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, December 8, 2015: US09207851 (1 worldwide citation)

A matrix of light emitting diodes is positioned behind a liquid crystal layer of a display device. The light emitting diodes operate in both light emitting and light detecting modes. Consequently, the display device is able to sense objects or fingers approaching or in contact with a front display s ...


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Kok Liang Yue, Stephen John Minarsch, Byung Joo Cho, Scott F Williams, Jason Lin, Gregory Kim Justice, Thomas E McCue Jr, Scott Dallmeyer, Mark Shintaro Ando, Quintin Morris: Adjustable band mechanism. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, March 8, 2016: US09277791 (1 worldwide citation)

A band clasp comprises a ratchet assembly at a first end of a band, the ratchet assembly including a plate having a rim that defines an aperture that extends along a length of the first end, the ratchet assembly further including a track that extends along the length of the first end beneath the pla ...