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Subramaniyan Raghavan, Gandhi Bhavan: Method and apparatus for determining block match quality. Motorola, VAAS Randall S, February 12, 2004: WO/2004/014060 (53 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for determining the quality of a block match, for a candidate motion vector In a video encoder system (100) using motion vectors representing the difference in coordinates of a macr&agr;block of data in a current frame of video data and coordinates of related nracrobl&agr;ck o ...


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Love Robert, Blankenship Yufei W, Classon Brian, Kuchibhotla Ravi: Base unit and device for candidate control channels and method therefor. Motorola, Love Robert, Blankenship Yufei W, Classon Brian, Kuchibhotla Ravi, VAAS Randall S, December 24, 2008: WO/2008/157692 (45 worldwide citation)

A base unit and device identify control channel candidate search spaces. According to one aspect, the base unit maps the remote unit to a set of candidate control channel elements making up a control channel candidate search space for a control channel for the remote unit. The base unit selects a co ...


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Benes Stanley J, Downing Lawrence, Gutowski Gerald J: Method and controller for providing a location-based game associated with a plurality of mobile stations. Motorola, VAAS Randall S, March 18, 2004: WO/2004/023253 (36 worldwide citation)

A method (400) and a controller (210) for providing a location-based game associated with a plurality of mobile stations (170) are described herein. The controller (210) may determine a plurality of game parameters based on user input from one of a plurality of players. The plurality of game paramet ...


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Revel Agnes M, Burbidge Richard C, Crisler Kenneth J, Whinnett Nick W: Method of transmitting scheduling information by a wireless communication device and a wireless communication device. Motorola, Revel Agnes M, Burbidge Richard C, Crisler Kenneth J, Whinnett Nick W, VAAS Randall S, February 28, 2008: WO/2008/024628 (23 worldwide citation)

A method of transmitting scheduling information by a wireless communication device (200) to a network (112) for allocation of resources to the wireless communication device, comprises the steps of transmitting (500) to the network first scheduling information (SI1) relating to a first resource requi ...


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Chitti Sriram, Black Greg R: Virtual card selector for a portable electronic device. Motorola, Chitti Sriram, Black Greg R, VAAS Randall S, February 5, 2009: WO/2009/018255 (23 worldwide citation)

A portable electronic device (100), such as a mobile telephone, portable computer, personal digital assistant, or other similar device, is equipped with a virtual card application (101) configured to manage a plurality of virtual cards (106,107,108,109). Such virtual cards (106,107,108,109) are used ...


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Cahn Janet E, Nowlan Steven J, Noskowicz David: Method and apparatus for data transfer. Motorola, VAAS Randall S, July 22, 2004: WO/2004/062131 (16 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for ad hoc addressing and group creation for wireless devices is described. A wireless communication device (100) that has a sensor (124) for sensing the contact (FIG. 2) or close proximity (FIG. 4) of another wireless communication device forms a communication link with the s ...


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KRISHNAMURTHY SANDEEP H: Interference control, sinr optimization and signaling enhancements to improve the performance of otdoa measurements. MOTOROLA MOBILITY, Vaas Randall S, December 16, 2010: WO/2010/144765 (13 worldwide citation)

A wireless terminal receives signaling information, pertaining to a reference signal transmission in at least one specifically designated sub frame, the signaling information including a list, the list including base station identities. The terminal determines, from at least one of the base station ...


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Hirano Asao: Method and apparatus for acquiring a carrier frequency in a cdma communication system. Motorola A Corporation Of The State Of Delaware, Hirano Asao, VAAS Randall S, January 29, 2004: WO/2004/010719 (11 worldwide citation)

A wideband CDMA handset has a receiver that simplifies initial sequence acquisition. The receiver searches and assigns a base station carrier frequency located within a predetermined frequency band by scanning at predetermined intervals within the frequency band (38), such as every 5 MHz in a 60 MHz ...


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Love Robert T, Ghosh Amitava, Kuchibhotla Ravi, Whinnett Nicholas W: Enhanced uplink rate selection by a communication device during soft handoff. Motorola A Corporation Of The State Of Deleware, Love Robert T, Ghosh Amitava, Kuchibhotla Ravi, Whinnett Nicholas W, VAAS Randall S, November 18, 2004: WO/2004/100569 (11 worldwide citation)

A method for rate selection by a communication device for enhanced uplink during soft handoff in a wireless communication system includes a first step of receiving information from a scheduler. This information can include one or more of scheduling, a rate limit, a power margin limit, and a persiste ...


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Zhang Hui: Entering text into an electronic device. Motorola, Zhang Hui, VAAS Randall S, April 26, 2007: WO/2007/047188 (11 worldwide citation)

A method (300) for entering a character into an electronic device (100) that includes displaying (301) input character keys (204) displaying a first set of input letter keys (207) in a text entry keyboard touch sensitive region (203) of a display screen (105) of the device (100). Predicting (311) is ...