Zhengyang Xie, Jianfeng Gao, Zhongqi Liu, Jian Li, Hongfeng Huang, Lin Wang, Yunsheng Pi: Cordless indicia reader with a multifunction coil for wireless charging and EAS deactivation. Hand Held Products, Additon Higgins & Pendleton PA, October 25, 2016: US09478113 (112 worldwide citation)

A cordless indicia reader including a multifunction coil that can be configured to either transmit or receive electromagnetic energy is disclosed. In this way, the multifunction coil facilitates both the wireless charging of a battery and the wireless deactivation of electronic article surveillance ...

Arbinder Singh Pabla: Wireless system with configurable radio and antenna resources. Fish & Richardson P C, October 25, 2016: US09479241 (77 worldwide citation)

A wireless access device, system and method are disclosed for provisioning multiple concurrent radio services and adaptive management of multi-radio access points or multi-radio small cell base stations.

Glen J Anderson, Kathy Yuen, Jamie Sherman, Lenitra M Durham, Richard Beckwith: Personal communication drone. Intel Corporation, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, October 25, 2016: US09479392 (73 worldwide citation)

A system of using a drone for network connectivity, the system may comprise: a connectivity module to: detect an error associated with network traffic on a network connection utilized by a user device; query a connection datastore to retrieve at least one access point location that at least one devi ...

Bryan Willis, Neil K Harker, Timothy G Riggs, Brandon G Walsh: Configurable horn antenna. L 3 Communications, Workman Nydegger, October 25, 2016: US09478865 (73 worldwide citation)

A configurable antenna may include a circular horn array comprising a plurality of horn antennas, a configurable waveguide in a center of the circular horn array, and a plurality of actuators. The configurable waveguide includes a plurality of retractable triangular wedges, with one side of each wed ...

Paul Shala Henry, Donald J Barnickel, Farhad Barzegar, Robert Bennett, Irwin Gerszberg, Thomas M Willis III: Quasi-optical coupler. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Guntin & Gust, Ed Guntin, October 25, 2016: US09479266 (71 worldwide citation)

A quasi-optical coupling system launches and extracts surface wave communication transmissions from a wire. At millimeter-wave frequencies, where the wavelength is small compared to the macroscopic size of the equipment, the millimeter-wave transmissions can be transported from one place to another ...

Hyung Tae Kim, Han Byul Seo, Ki Jun Kim, Byoung Hoon Kim: Method and apparatus for transmitting information about a channel in a wireless communication system. LG Electronics, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, October 25, 2016: US09479299 (71 worldwide citation)

A method for feeding back channel information, and a user equipment (UE) therefore are discussed. The method according to one embodiment includes, if one or more cells are configured, performing a first feedback process and a second feeding process. The first feedback process is configured to transm ...

Cynthia Furse, Faisal Khan: Systems and methods for implementing S/SSTDR measurements. University of Utah Foundation, Norton Rose Fulbright US, October 25, 2016: US09476932 (70 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods which utilize spread spectrum sensing on live circuits to obtain information regarding a circuit under test are provided. In some embodiments S/SSTDR testing may be utilized to obtain R, L, C and Z measurements from circuit components. In yet further embodiments, these measuremen ...

Alexander J Cohen, Edward K Y Jung, Royce A Levien, Robert W Lord, Mark A Malamud, William Henry Mangione Smith: Transmitting aggregated information arising from appnet information. Invention Science Fund I, October 25, 2016: US09479535 (70 worldwide citation)

A device, method, computer program product, and network subsystem are described for signaling a first application relating with a first core and with a second core, and for aggregating information in response to data received after signaling the first application relating with the first core and wit ...

David R Richardson, John Cormie, Bradley E Marshall, Elmore Eugene Pope, Swaminathan Sivasubramanian: Processing of DNS queries. Amazon Technologies, Knobbe Martens OLson & Bear, October 25, 2016: US09479476 (35 worldwide citation)

A system, method and computer-readable medium for request routing. A client request processing a resource identifier for requested content transmits a first DNS query to a content delivery network service provider. The content delivery network service provider transmits an alternative resource ident ...

Nicholas Zambetti, Chanaka G Karunamuni, Imran Chaudhri: Device, method, and graphical user interface for displaying application status information. Apple, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, October 25, 2016: US09477393 (34 worldwide citation)

An electronic device with a display concurrently displays a device status region, and an application user interface that includes a content region and an application input field. While concurrently displaying the device status region and the application user interface, the device receives first inpu ...