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Tonia G Morris, Nikhil M Deshpande, Uttam K Sengupta: Method and apparatus for context enabled search. Intel Corporation, The Law Offices of John C Scott, John C Scott, October 30, 2007: US07289806 (120 worldwide citation)

Techniques and structures are disclosed for allowing context-based searches to be performed from a wireless device. In at least one embodiment, a wireless device may append context-specific information, collected by at least one local sensor to a network search query to be delivered to a remote sear ...


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Nikhil M Deshpande: Intelligent, non-intrusive, adaptive wireless discount coupon delivery system over GPRS. Intel Corporation, Pillsbury Winthrop, August 10, 2004: US06775539 (77 worldwide citation)

An intelligent, non-intrusive, adaptive wireless discount coupon delivery system over General Packet Radio Service (“GPRS”) bearer service. The system generates and delivers electronic coupons to subscribers' GPRS mobile stations from business entities in the subscribers' vicinity. The sys ...


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Thomas L Kuntz, Xiaofen Chen, Nikhil M Deshpande, Kyle L Bernard: Measurement receiver demodulator. Tektronix, William K Bucher, December 30, 2003: US06671334 (58 worldwide citation)

A measurement receiver demodulator has a first processing channel for producing a filtered signal sample output where the signal samples are processed through a transmission system receiver filter and a second processing channel producing an unfiltered signal sample output where the signal samples a ...


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Uttam K Sengupta, Nikhil M Deshpande: Method and apparatus for providing proximity based authentication, security, and notification in a wireless system. May 27, 2008: US07378939 (56 worldwide citation)

Techniques and structures are disclosed for providing proximity based authentication, security, and/or user notification in a wireless system.


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Ravindra V Velhal, Jeetendra G Deshmukh, Nikhil M Deshpande, R Harold Crawford, John D Fowler: Proximity management system and method using radio-frequency identification tags. Intel Corporation, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, September 25, 2007: US07274292 (51 worldwide citation)

A master controller for managing items tagged with radio-frequency identification (RFID) tags includes a transceiver to transmit interrogation signals to the RFID tags and to receive response signals from the RFID tags. The master controller may also include a processor to determine the proximity of ...


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Robert C Knauerhase, Nikhil M Deshpande: Method of automatically updating presence information. Intel Corporation, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, December 18, 2007: US07310532 (44 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and signal-bearing media for determining a presence rule for a mobile device and updating presence information for the mobile device when the presence rule is met. The presence rule may have a condition and a corresponding state. When the condition is met, the corresponding stat ...


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Robert C Knauerhase, Nikhil M Deshpande: Anticipation of communication connectivity changes for mobile devices. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, August 28, 2007: US07263368 (34 worldwide citation)

According to an embodiment of the invention, the location of a mobile device and a direction in which the mobile device is moving are determined. Communications service changes for the mobile device are anticipated based at least in part on the location of the mobile device and direction in which th ...


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Nikhil M Deshpande, Kyle L Bernard, Man Kit Yau: Measurement acquisition and display apparatus. Tektronix, William K Bucher, Francis I Gray, August 7, 2001: US06272172 (23 worldwide citation)

A measurement acquisition and display system generates graphical displays of Cumulative Distribution Function (CDF) peak-to-average power ratio measurements of a digitally modulated RF signal and an ideal digitally modulated RF signal, such as an 8-VSB digital television signal. A variable target op ...


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Robert C Knauerhase, Abhay A Dharmadhikari, Nikhil M Deshpande: Dynamically configurable beacon intervals for wireless LAN access points. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 22, 2007: US07222175 (22 worldwide citation)

A method is described for adaptive load-balancing and graceful termination of access points in a network having a plurality of access points. The method includes determining a need to reduce a load of a first access point, and increasing a beacon interval corresponding to the first access point in o ...


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Ravindra V Velhal, Jeetendra G Deshmukh, Nikhil M Deshpande: Location processing apparatus, systems, and methods. Intel Corporation, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, July 17, 2007: US07245258 (14 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, systems, and methods may provide operating system-independent geolocation information. A compact software and/or firmwave environment may be established prior to loading and/or initializing the main operating system. This environment, sometimes known as a pre-boot environment, may determi ...