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Rick Tipton, Mark Austin, Mario Kosseifi, Mostafa Tofighbakhsh: Location based sharing of a network access credential. AT&T Mobility II, AT&T Intellectual Property I, Amin Turocy & Watson, December 9, 2014: US08909247 (36 worldwide citation)

The disclosed subject matter provides for sharing a network access credential based on location information. Location information can include timed fingerprint location information. In an aspect, location information can be associated with a location of user equipment. This location information can ...


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Rick Tipton, Mark Austin, Sheldon Meredith: Sharing timed fingerprint location information. AT&T Mobility II, Amin Turocy & Watson, April 14, 2015: US09008684 (32 worldwide citation)

The disclosed subject matter provides for sharing timed fingerprint location information. In an aspect, timed fingerprint location information can be associated with a location of a user equipment. This timed fingerprint location information can be shared with other devices. As such, with proper ana ...


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Mark Austin, Kurt Huber, Sheldon Meredith, Michael A Salmon, Rick Tipton: Wi-Fi intelligent selection engine. AT&T Mobility II, Turocy & Watson, October 29, 2013: US08570993 (23 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods are disclosed to offload the usage of a cellular network by intelligent selection of broadband network connections such as Wi-Fi access points. A Wi-Fi transceiver on a mobile device is activated when certain conditions are met, such as a time, location, recognition of ...


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Rick Tipton, Mark Austin, Mario Kosseifi, Mostafa Tofighbakhsh: Location based sharing of a network access credential. AT&T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, AT&T MOBILITY II, Amin Turocy & Watson, January 5, 2016: US09232399 (17 worldwide citation)

A network access credential can be shared among devices based on location information for a device. Location information can include timed fingerprint location information. In an aspect, location information can be associated with a location of user equipment. This location information can be correl ...


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Sheldon Kent Meredith, Adam Gasper, Mark Austin, Rick Tipton: System and method for offload of wireless network. AT&T Mobility II, AT&T Intellectual Property I, Zagorin Cave, January 3, 2017: US09538441 (3 worldwide citation)

A method of managing network resource usage of a mobile communications device includes initiating registration of the mobile communications device with a wireless wide area communications network. The method includes receiving a region indicator from the wireless wide area communications network in ...


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Rick Tipton, Mark Austin, Mario Kosseifi, Mostafa Tofighbakhsh: Location based sharing of a network access credential. AT&T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, AT&T MOBILITY II, Amin Turocy & Watson, May 30, 2017: US09667660 (2 worldwide citation)

A network access credential can be shared among devices based on location information for a device. Location information can include timed fingerprint location information. In an aspect, location information can be associated with a location of user equipment. This location information can be correl ...


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Rick Tipton, Mark Austin: Received signal strength indicator snapshot analysis. AT&T MOBILITY II, Amin Turocy & Watson, June 16, 2015: US09059802 (2 worldwide citation)

The disclosed subject matter provides for received signal strength indicator (RSSI) snapshot analysis. RSSI snapshot analysis can be independent of determining location/map information. An RSSI snapshot can be analyzed in view of historic RSSI information to determine a probability that a local wire ...


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Rick Tipton, Mark Austin: Method and apparatus for using a local area network to offload demand of a wide area network. AT&T MOBILITY II, Toler Law Group PC, December 8, 2015: US09210613 (2 worldwide citation)

A method includes receiving, at a first computing device, first data associated with a performance indicator of a wireless wide area network for a first time period. The method also includes determining, at the first computing device, whether the performance indicator satisfies a performance thresho ...


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Rick Tipton, Mark Austin, Zhi Cui, Alain Ohana: Dynamic steering of traffic across radio access networks. AT&T Mobility II, AT&T Intellectual Property I, Amin Turocy & Watson, October 7, 2014: US08855625 (2 worldwide citation)

Intelligent radio access technology sensing and selection are applied in a dynamic traffic steering network. Network characteristics and network policies are determined. A server sends network characteristics and network policies to user equipment devices. User equipment devices can determine a radi ...


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Rick Tipton, Christine Thomas, Mark Austin: Aggregation of mobile device data for facilitation of rule-based action. AT&T MOBILITY II, Amin Turocy & Watson, November 22, 2016: US09503853 (1 worldwide citation)

A network device can be placed in a central location to detect and disseminate mobile device data via a wireless network. The network device actions can be determined by an end-user device that receives subscription-based data. The end-user can determine parameters for communication between the netw ...