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Faccin Stefano M: Mechanism to enable discovery of link/network features in wlan networks. Nokia Corporation, Nokia, Faccin Stefano M, BARBER Willliam J, November 16, 2006: WO/2006/120533 (5 worldwide citation)

A mechanism is provided to enable a station to discover link/network/service information about a potential wireless point of attachment by extending the set of information that is available before the station actually authenticates and associates to the wireless point of attachment. The mechanism in ...


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Gregory G Raleigh, Alireza Raissinia, James Lavine: Device-assisted services for protecting network capacity. Headwater Research, James E Harris, March 28, 2017: US09609544 (4 worldwide citation)

A system comprising a processor of a communications device configured to monitor a network service usage activity of the communications device in network communication, classify the network service usage activity for differential network access control for protecting network capacity, and associate ...


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Prasadh Ramachandran, Petteri Annamaa: Chassis-excited antenna apparatus and methods. Pulse Finland OY, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, June 6, 2017: US09673507 (4 worldwide citation)

A chassis-excited antenna apparatus, and methods of tuning and utilizing the same. In one embodiment, a distributed loop antenna configuration is used within a handheld mobile device (e.g., cellular telephone). The antenna comprises two radiating elements: one configured to operate in a high-frequen ...


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Matan Barak, Julius Schorzman, Nir Holtzman Ninio, Uri Goldstein: System and method for facilitating communication. LivePerson, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, February 28, 2017: US09582579 (4 worldwide citation)

Described are computer-based methods and apparatuses, including computer program products, comprising the steps of, or structure for, storing a plurality of expert profiles in a database, each of the plurality of expert profiles comprising information associated with a person having knowledge in a p ...


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Kevin R Imes, James Hollister: Energy management system and method. Samsung Electronics, Staas & Halsey, September 19, 2017: US09766645 (4 worldwide citation)

A wireless thermostat includes a display configured to present an operating condition of the wireless thermostat and an adjustment selector to allow for manual adjustment of the operating condition. The wireless thermostat includes a communication module configured to communicate with at least one m ...


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Esmael Hejazi Dinan: Beamforming codeword exchange between base stations. COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, Banner & Witcoff, June 13, 2017: US09680544 (4 worldwide citation)

A first base station receives from a second base station at least one message comprising beamforming information indicating at least one second beamforming codeword. The at least one second beamforming codeword has a number of rows or columns equal to or less than a number of antenna ports employed ...


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Kevin J Negus, James A Proctor Jr: Self organizing backhaul radio. CBF NETWORKS, Nixon Peabody, July 18, 2017: US09713019 (4 worldwide citation)

A self-organizing backhaul radio (SOBR) and related arrangements are disclosed. A “primary” link between an first SOBR enabled radio and a second SOBR radio includes a secondary transmission link, referred to as a signature control channel (SCC), as a spread spectrum modulated signal embedded within ...


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John A Nix: Systems and methods for “machine-to-machine” (M2M) communications between modules, servers, and an application using public key infrastructure (PKI). M2M and IoT Technologies, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, May 2, 2017: US09641327 (4 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems are provided for supporting efficient and secure “Machine-to-Machine” (M2M) communications using a module, a server, and an application. A module can communicate with the server by accessing the Internet, and the module can include a sensor and/or an actuator. The module, server, ...


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Kevin A Brown, Aaron R Coleman: Marine sonar display device with operating mode determination. Garmin Switzerland, Samuel M Korte, Max M Ali, May 30, 2017: US09664783 (4 worldwide citation)

A marine sonar display device comprises a display, a sonar element, a multi axis sensor, a memory element, and a processing element. The display presents sonar images. The sonar element generates a sonar beam. The multi axis sensor determines an orientation and a tilt of the sonar element and presen ...


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Kevin A Brown, Aaron R Coleman: Marine sonar display device with cursor plane. Garmin Switzerland, Samuel M Korte, Max M Ali, October 10, 2017: US09784825 (4 worldwide citation)

A marine sonar display device comprises a display, a sonar element, a memory element, and a processing element. The display presents sonar images. The sonar element generates a sonar beam and presents transducer signals. The processing element is in communication with the display, the sonar element, ...