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Konstantin Othmer: Systems and methods for populating a ticker using multiple data transmission modes. Core Mobility, Workman Nydegger, May 6, 2008: US07370283 (151 worldwide citation)

Content to be presented on a ticker of a communication device is conveyed by being transmitted using one or more transmission modes that are intelligently selected according to various criteria. The mode is chosen from among a plurality of transmission modes available, such as Bluetooth, WiFi, WiMAX ...


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Edward James Morgan, Michael George Shean, Farshid Alizadeh Shabdiz, Russel K Jones: Continuous data optimization of new access points in positioning systems. Skyhook Wireless, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr, February 17, 2009: US07493127 (142 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems of continuously optimizing data in WiFi positioning systems. A location-based services system uses WiFi-enabled devices to monitor WiFi access points in a target area to indicate whether a WiFi access point is newly-observed. A WiFi-enabled device communicates with WiFi access po ...


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David D Eckert, Evan J Bontemps, Paul D Carey III, Richard E Goodwin, Keith E Hatfield, Joseph P Lorenz, Keith A Nevish, Edward J Spang, Glen S Westerberg: System and method for locating and communicating with personnel and equipment in a facility. Exavera Technologies Incorporated, William A Loginov, Hinckley Allen & Snyder, January 29, 2008: US07323991 (142 worldwide citation)

This invention provides a system and method for identifying, locating, authorizing by proximity and communicating with equipment and personnel in a facility that generally employs a series of limited range transceivers for location determination and a distributed wireless data network for data trans ...


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Edward J Morgan, Michael G Shean, Farshid Alizadeh Shabdiz, Russel K Jones: Continuous data optimization by filtering and positioning systems. Skyhook Wireless, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr, January 6, 2009: US07474897 (138 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems of continuously optimizing data in WiFi positioning systems. A location-based services system for WiFi-enabled devices calculates the position of WiFi-enabled devices. A WiFi-enabled device communicates with WiFi access points within range of the WiFi-enabled device so that obser ...


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Marc H Cohen: Harvesting ambient radio frequency electromagnetic energy for powering wireless electronic devices, sensors and sensor networks and applications thereof. MHCMOS, Mohammad S Rahman Esq, Gibb & Rahman, July 15, 2008: US07400253 (70 worldwide citation)

A system and device for harvesting various frequencies and polarizations of ambient radio frequency (RF) electromagnetic (EM) energy for making a passive sensor (tag) into an autonomous passive sensor (tag) adapted to collect and store data with time-stamping and some primitive computation when nece ...


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Michael Austin Halcrow, Dustin Kirkland: On-device mapping of WIFI hotspots via direct connection of WIFI-enabled and GPS-enabled mobile devices. International Business Machines Corporation, Dillon & Yudell, December 16, 2008: US07466986 (64 worldwide citation)

A WIFI-enabled and GPS-enabled user device executes a hotspot location utility, which enables the device to detect WIFI hotspots and update a locally-stored hotspot location database (LHLD) containing geographically-mapped hotspots. When a hotspot is detected, the device accesses the hotspot, retrie ...


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Hagiwara Masayuki, Sawada Junichi: Communication device for mobile and communication method for mobile. Fujitsu Ten, December 6, 2007: JP2007-318354 (59 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To communicate with a plurality of base stations whose communication modes (communication methods) are different, and actualize smooth switching between communications.SOLUTION: Communication devices 10 are provided with communication units corresponding to each communication s ...


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Yongyong Xu: WiFi phone system. Yongyong Xu, August 6, 2013: US08503340 (54 worldwide citation)

A voice communication system over WiFi 802.11 network includes: WiFi phone devices, subscription servers and wireless access points. Through voice and data gateways the system can transfer both voice and data streams through WiFi; Phone devices with both wired and WiFi wireless interfaces can automa ...


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John Doherty, Mike Collins: Multi-purpose portable computer with integrated devices. Motion Computing, Charles D Huston, Daffer McDaniel, April 10, 2012: US08152071 (42 worldwide citation)

A portable computer having multiple modes of connectivity is disclosed. The portable computer may be configured to communicate using several wireless transmission protocols, including WWAN, WiFi, and Bluetooth. The portable computer may also receive input from multiple devices, including a bar code ...


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Ji Zheng Zhang, Xi Yin Liu, Kun Shi, Na Sun, Yan Lai Wang: Method and system of using a wireless link in the backhaul connection. Alcatel Lucent USA, Harness Dickey & Pierce, May 24, 2011: US07948942 (41 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the communication system includes a switch, at least one base station, and a backhaul connection including at least one wireless link connecting the at least one base station to the switch. The wireless link may include at least one of a WiMax carrier and a WiFi carrier.



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