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Gregory Swab, James E Malackowski, Mikal Greaves, Rolf Milesi, Christiaan Ligtenberg, Thomas Meier: Eyewear with exchangeable temples housing a transceiver forming ad hoc networks with other devices. QR Spex, Joel Lutzker, Anna Vishev, Schulte Roth & Zabel, August 3, 2004: US06769767 (122 worldwide citation)

A wireless ad hoc pico network is formed by eyewear and other devices such as a computer, a bracelet and a telephone having similar transceivers mounted on them. Master slave relationships are configurable. Other devices, such as a radio, a CD player, a hand held global positioning satellite system ...


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David Hugh Muir, Binh T Nguyen: Method and apparatus for registering a mobile device with a gaming machine. IGT, Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson, April 20, 2010: US07699703 (121 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are methods, apparatus, and systems, including computer program products, implementing techniques for securing a gaming machine for a player of the gaming machine using a mobile device such as a cell phone associated with the player. A player input requests securing of the gaming machine. ...


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Darrin Garrett, Leon L Hong: Using a bluetooth capable mobile phone to access a remote network. Airbiquity, Stolowitz Ford Cowger, October 11, 2011: US08036600 (119 worldwide citation)

In one example, a Bluetooth enabled mobile device discovers the Bluetooth profile capability of a plurality of mobile phones and stores the profile information in a database. Thereafter, when access to a remote network such as an Internet Protocol (IP) network is necessitated by an event, the Blueto ...


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Younan Lu: Systems and methods of performing speech recognition with barge-in for use in a bluetooth system. Sensory, Chad R Walsh, Fountainhead Law Group P C, February 7, 2012: US08112280 (118 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention improve methods of performing speech recognition with barge-in. In one embodiment, the present invention includes a speech recognition method comprising starting a synthesis of recorded speech, receiving a user speech input signal providing information regarding ...


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Christopher J Hansen: Personal area network data encapsulation in WLAN communications. Broadcom Corporation, Garlick Harrison & Markison, May 10, 2011: US07940751 (118 worldwide citation)

An integrated circuit radio transceiver and associated method comprises a multi-mode device operable to support personal area network communications as well as traditional wireless local area network communications. In one embodiment, IEEE 802.11 protocol IBSS communications are used to transport Bl ...


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Awater Geert Arnout, Yan Ran Hong: Interoperability for bluetooth/ieee 802.11. Lucent Technologies, July 25, 2001: EP1119137-A1 (114 worldwide citation)

The key of the invention is to introduce an interoperability device in a communication system which integrates an IEEE 802.11 transceiver and a Bluetooth transceiver. The device prevents that one transceiver is transmitting while the other is receiving, which would cause interference at the receivin ...


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Brett T Hannigan, Brett Alan Bradley, Burt W Perry, Tony F Rodriguez: Methods and systems for read-aloud books. Digimarc Corporation, August 28, 2007: US07261612 (113 worldwide citation)

The pages of a children's book are marked in a machine-readable manner (e.g., by imperceptible digital watermark technology). When such a page is shown to a camera-equipped computer device, the watermark is decoded, and the story text from that page is read aloud to a child. A number of variants are ...


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Ephraim Zehavi, Ron Nevo: Wireless apparatus having a transceiver equipped to support multiple wireless communication protocols. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, January 24, 2006: US06990082 (113 worldwide citation)

A wireless device is provided with a wireless transceiver having a joint signal transmit/receive section, and a number of signal up/down conversion sections to transmit and receive signals wirelessly in accordance with a first and a second protocol. The wireless device is further provided with a con ...


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Govind Rangaswamy Kadambi, Theodore Samuel Hebron, Antonio Barron Meza, Sripathi Yarasi: Planar Inverted-F-Antenna (PIFA) having a slotted radiating element providing global cellular and GPS-bluetooth frequency response. Centurion Wireless Technologies, Holland & Hart, May 25, 2004: US06741214 (113 worldwide citation)

Single feed planar inverted-F antennas (PIFAs) are provided for three, four or five frequency bands of resonance in both cellular and non-cellular frequency bands. The PIFAs include a dielectric carriage having a metal radiating element located on a top surface thereof and sidewalls having a metal g ...


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Raj Bridgelall: Hybrid bluetooth/RFID based real time location tracking. Symbol Technologies, Baker Botts, April 6, 2004: US06717516 (111 worldwide citation)

Devices having either wireless data communication capability or RFID tags can be located using dual function fixed devices which are distributed throughout a facility. The devices will identify those units with which they are communicating using a wireless radio data communications protocol and also ...



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