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Steven Jobs
Christopher R Wysocki, Timothy Wasko, Jeffrey L Robbin, Steve Jobs, Greg Christie, Imran Chaudhri: Management of files in a personal communication device. Apple, Morrison & Foerster, June 7, 2011: US07956272 (18 worldwide citation)

Improved approaches for assisting a user interacting with a portable wireless communication device are disclosed. The improved approaches can provide a user interface for the portable wireless communication device that includes including a plurality of linked display screens and a plurality of physi ...


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Durga Malladi
John E Smee, Jay Rodney Walton, Durga P Malladi, Serge Willenegger: Forward link handoff for wireless communication systems with OFDM forward link and CDMA reverse link. Qualcomm Incorporated, Qualcomm Patent Group, Thien T Nguyen, James H Yancey Jr, March 19, 2013: US08400979 (10 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for performing handoff in a wireless communication system with multi-carrier modulation (MCM) for a forward link and CDMA for a reverse link. In one embodiment, a method of performing handoff on the forward link for a terminal is provided in which signal quality of pilots rece ...


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Durga Malladi
Durga P Malladi, Tao Chen, Yongbin Wei: Outer-loop power control for wireless communication systems. QUALCOMM Incorporated, D Scott Juneau, December 20, 2011: US08081598 (5 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for evaluating packets and frames in a wireless communication system having multiple reverse-link channels including a spontaneous, burst oriented transmission channel and its corresponding rate indicator channel. One embodiment comprises a base station monitoring the rate indica ...


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Durga Malladi
Jon J Anderson, Durga P Malladi, Steven J Doerfler: Controlling forward link traffic channel power. QUALCOMM Incorporated, Gregory Ogrod, Ashish Patel, Thomas Rouse, September 4, 2007: US07266103 (5 worldwide citation)

Forward link transmission power to a user terminal in a wireless communications system having a plurality of beams is controlled by determining a baseline power level, Pbaseline, from a received active pilot channel signal-to-noise ratio (SNR); determining a power margin, Pmargin, from an identified ...


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Durga Malladi
Serge Willenegger, Alkinoos Hector Vayanos, Durga P Malladi, Edward G Tiedemann Jr, Francesco Grilli, Josef Blanz: Method and apparatus for reducing interference in a wireless communication system. Qualcomm Incorporated, Sayed H Beladi, April 19, 2011: US07929473 (4 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for reducing interference in a wireless communication system when the source of interference is a deterministic component of the system. In one embodiment, the receiver weights the transmitters according to when the source of interference is transmitted. Further, the transmitter ...


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William H. Gates III
Raymond E Ozzie, Eric J Horvitz, William H Gates III, Joshua T Goodman, Susan T Dumais, Gary W Flake, Trenholme J Griffin, Xuedong D Huang, Oliver Hurst Hiller, Christopher A Meek: Architecture for user- and context-specific prefetching and caching of information on portable devices. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, January 7, 2014: US08626136 (3 worldwide citation)

Content management architecture for a portable wireless device. Caching and fetching techniques are provided to improve content handling for portable devices such as cellular telephones and portable computers. A search component automatically performs searches as a background process, and potentiall ...


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William H. Gates III
Raymond E Ozzie, Eric J Horvitz, William H Gates III, Joshua T Goodman, Susan T Dumais, Gary W Flake, Trenholme J Griffin, Xuedong D Huang, Oliver Hurst Hiller, Christopher A Meek: Desktop search from mobile device. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, January 18, 2011: US07873620 (3 worldwide citation)

Content management architecture for a portable wireless device. Caching and fetching techniques are provided to improve content handling for portable devices such as cellular telephones and portable computers. A search component automatically performs searches as a background process, and potentiall ...


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Mark C Davis, Matthew J Kalos, Richard V Kisley: Wireless-boot diskless mobile computing. International Business Machines Corporation, Quarles & Brady, October 9, 2007: US07281068 (2 worldwide citation)

A disk management server (“DMS”), to manage a remote storage device; a wireless communication network; and a mobile computer create a system for secure remote booting of a mobile computer's operating system. To facilitate access to remote boot code, a multiple connection disk management server utili ...


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Durga Malladi
Durga P Malladi: Method and apparatus for providing uplink signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) estimation in a wireless communication system. Qualcomm Incorporated, Eric Ho, October 1, 2013: US08548387 (1 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing uplink signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) estimation in a wireless communication system. A first signal is received over a first channel and a second signal is received over a second channel, where the second signal is received at a higher signal power level than said f ...


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Steven Jobs
Jeffrey Bush, Scott Forstall, Jeffrey L Robbin, Eddy Cue, Phillip W Schiller, Dallas De Atley, Steve Jobs, Patrice Gautier: Mobile device activation. Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, September 30, 2014: US08849278 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems and apparatus that facilitate activation of mobile devices, such as communication devices or multi-function devices, via a computer are disclosed. According to one aspect of the invention, a mobile device can be forced into a limited service mode until properly activated with a serv ...



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