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Sergio T Montano, William M Shvodian, Knut T Odman, Russell G Dowe, Joel Z Apisdorf: Method of operating a media access controller. Freescale Semiconductor, October 9, 2007: US07280518 (37 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for a remote device to monitor and communicate with a wireless network using cyclic beacons. The remote device receives a beacon, which beacon includes beacon information that defines a superframe. From the beacon information, the remote device determines whether the received be ...


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Matthew L Welborn, William M Shvodian, Joel Z Apisdorf, Timothy R Miller, John W McCorkle: Method for sharing bandwidth using reduced duty cycle signals and media access control. Freescale Semiconductor, August 4, 2009: US07570627 (31 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for transmitting data. A first device generates a first signal having a first duty cycle, comprising a first gated-on portion and a first gated-off portion in a time slot; and a second device generates a second signal having second duty cycle, comprising a second gated-on portio ...


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Joel Z Apisdorf: Method and apparatus for performing error checking in a network. WorldCom, December 30, 2003: US06671832 (24 worldwide citation)

A system and method for checking for data transmission errors in a network includes a cyclic redundancy code (CRC) generator and a processing device. The CRC generator receives a stream of data representing cells in a packet of data. The CRC generator generates a CRC value for each cell and transmit ...


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Matthew L Welborn, William M Shvodian, Joel Z Apisdorf, Timothy R Miller, John W McCorkle: Method for sharing bandwidth using reduced duty cycle signals and media access control. Freescale Semiconductor, August 30, 2011: US08009658 (3 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for transmitting data. A first device generates a first signal having a first duty cycle, comprising a first gated-on portion and a first gated-off portion in a time slot; and a second device generates a second signal having second duty cycle, comprising a second gated-on portio ...


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William M Shvodian, Matthew L Welborn, Joel Z Apisdorf: Method of transmitting and receiving data. Freescale Semiconductor, June 16, 2009: US07548561 (3 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for operating a transceiver that comprises: transmitting a preamble; transmitting an outer header identifying parameters of an outer payload, after transmitting the preamble; and transmitting the outer payload after transmitting the outer header. The transmitting of the outer pa ...


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William M Shvodian, Joel Z Apisdorf, Matthew L Welborn: System and method for operating a communications system. Freescale Semiconductor, March 20, 2012: US08139599 (2 worldwide citation)

A method (500, 600) is provided of operating a local transceiver (300), comprising: setting the local transceiver into an operational mode; operating the local transceiver in a polling mode (520); receiving a quiescent begin indicator identifying a beginning of a quiescent mode (520); setting a port ...


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William M Shvodian, Joel Z Apisdorf: System and method for translucent bridging. Freescale Semiconductor, March 29, 2011: US07916736 (1 worldwide citation)

A network bridge (160) is provided, comprising: a local interface (320) configured to transmit and receive local signals in a local network (305); a bridging interface (325) configured to transmit and receive bridging signals in a bridging network (310); a control circuit (330) configured to pass ou ...


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William M Shvodian, Joel Z Apisdorf: System and method for synchronization of isochronous data streams over a wireless communication link. Freescale Semiconductor, Posz Law Group, May 3, 2007: US20070100473-A1

A transmitter (500) is provided for transmitting host data over a wireless channel. The transmitter (500) includes a free-running timer (560) that provides a series of increasing free-running timing values; a host interface circuit (510) that receives host data from a local host circuit and a first ...


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Sergio T Montano, William M Shvodian, Knut T Odman, Russell G Dowe, Joel Z Apisdorf: Method of operating a media access controller. Xtremespectrum, April 3, 2003: US20030063619-A1

A method is provided for a remote device to monitor and communicate with a wireless network using cyclic beacons. The remote device receives a beacon, which beacon includes beacon information that defines a superframe. From the beacon information, the remote device determines whether the received be ...


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William M Shvodian, Joel Z Apisdorf, Matthew L Welborn: System and method for operating a communications system. Freescale Semiconductor, Posz Law Group, October 23, 2008: US20080259948-A1

A method (500, 600) is provided of operating a local transceiver (300), comprising: setting the local transceiver into an operational mode; operating the local transceiver in a polling mode (520); receiving a quiescent begin indicator identifying a beginning of a quiescent mode (520); setting a port ...