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John Ellenby, Peter Malcolm Ellenby, Thomas William Ellenby: Method and apparatus for controlling the operational mode of electronic devices in response to sensed conditions. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Charles D Brown, Shyam K Parekh, April 13, 2010: US07696905 (133 worldwide citation)

A system is disclosed that senses physical characteristics of an electronic device. The system controls the electronic device in response to the sensed physical characteristics. The system includes a control subsystem. The control subsystem includes a time trigger and an anticipation/latency reducti ...


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Norman F Krasner, Thomas G Wolf, Leonid Sheynblat: Method and apparatus for communicating emergency information using wireless devices. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Andrea L Mays, Xue Ming J Cheng, Shyam K Parekh, August 11, 2009: US07574195 (43 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing emergency notification by a wireless mobile device in response to triggering a sensor. A detection system, which may be located within a vehicle, comprises one or more sensors configured to sense an emergency event and transmit a message via a wireless link regar ...


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Len Sheynblat: Sensor-based orientation system. Qualcomm Incorporated, Andrea L Mays, Shyam K Parekh, Katherine Umpleby, May 19, 2009: US07533569 (38 worldwide citation)

A method for measuring positional changes of an object, including rotation about any or all of three axes, using linear accelerometers. There is disclosed a method of using a linear accelerometer to integrate two other 3D linear accelerometers in order to measure and supply for further use six-dimen ...


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Peter John Black, Matthew S Grob: Methods and systems for providing enhanced position location in wireless communications. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Shyam K Parekh, February 22, 2011: US07893873 (35 worldwide citation)

Embodiments disclosed herein relate to methods and systems for providing improved position-location (e.g., time-of-arrival) measurement and enhanced position location in wireless communication systems. In an embodiment, an access point may replace information (e.g., data) transmission by a “known” t ...


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Norman F Krasner: Position location signaling method apparatus and system utilizing orthogonal frequency division multiplexing. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Shyam K Parekh, November 2, 2010: US07826343 (33 worldwide citation)

Position location signaling system, apparatus, and method are disclosed. Position location beacons can each be configured to transmit a frequency interlaced subset of orthogonal frequencies spanning substantially an entire channel bandwidth. The orthogonal frequencies can be pseudorandomly or unifor ...


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Alecsander P Eitan, Arik S Mimran, Russell G Sanders: Geographical boundary based tracking. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Shyam K Parekh, Mary A Fales, March 26, 2013: US08406783 (27 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, method and system for geographical tracking entry and/or exiting of an asset into and/or out of a defined geographical boundary and reporting the same. Entry and exit tests compare position fixes with various thresholds and parameters to determine if the asset has entered or exited the ...


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Peter John Black, Matthew S Grob: Methods and systems for providing enhanced position location in wireless communications. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Larry J Moskowitz, Shyam K Parekh, January 25, 2011: US07876265 (18 worldwide citation)

Embodiments disclosed herein relate to methods and systems for providing improved position-location (e.g., time-of-arrival) measurement and enhanced position location in wireless communication systems. In an embodiment, an access point may replace information (e.g., data) transmission by a “known” t ...


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Wyatt T Riley, Mark L Moeglein, Zoltan Biacs: Selecting a navigation solution used in determining the position of a device in a wireless communication system. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Shyam K Parekh, March 22, 2011: US07911988 (17 worldwide citation)

Different types of position solutions may be used to determine the position of a mobile station (104) in a wireless communication system (101). The position solutions include terrestrial, or network (102, 103), based techniques and non-network, such as satellite (160), based techniques. An apparatus ...


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Norman F Krasner, Thomas G Wolf, Leonid Sheynblat: Method and apparatus for communicating emergency information using wireless devices. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Jimmy Cheng, Shyam K Parekh, March 8, 2011: US07904053 (14 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing emergency notification by a wireless mobile device in response to triggering a sensor. A detection system, which may be located within a vehicle, comprises one or more sensors configured to sense an emergency event and transmit a message via a wireless link regar ...


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Thomas Francis Doyle: Scalable geofences. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Shyam K Parekh, Mary A Fales, November 5, 2013: US08577590 (12 worldwide citation)

The subject matter disclosed herein relates to location-based tracking using geofences.