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Printed circuit board assembly methods
A method includes aligning a first portion of a magnetic core with respect to a first side of a PCB using a first alignment device. The method includes applying...
System and method for reserving a channel for coexistence of U-LTE and
A shared-channel device is configured to perform a method for reserving a shared channel in a wireless communication system. The method includes, upon a...
High-speed mobile broadband access by slewing between vehicular narrowbeam
transceiver and fixed transceivers...
In one embodiment, a method comprises: establishing a first broadband data link between a first mobile narrowbeam transceiver positioned on a vehicle and a...
Method and apparatus for device collaboration via a hybrid network
An access point is provided that bridges a PAN with a LAN. When the access point receives, from a first mobile device, a request to authenticate with the access...
Method of manufacturing an audio equipped fan assembly
An audio equipped fan is disclosed having a housing defining an inner cavity, a motor disposed at least partially in the inner cavity of the housing and having...
Protective connector and applications thereof
A protective connector includes a core assembly structure, mating pins and a mating coupling structure. The core assembly structure has circuitry mounted...
An apparatus for holding a cell phone or a mobile device in a vehicle that includes a cradle assembly configured to receive the cell phone or the mobile device...
Electronic device with NFC antenna adjacent display and related methods
An electronic device may include a housing having a display opening therein, processing circuitry within the housing, and wireless transceiver circuitry within...
Methods for obtaining content from a peer device
A first peer device connects to a first mesh network, which does not have the second peer device. The first peer device transmits a request for the content to a...
Lane level road views
Methods for providing a lane-level road view include: (a) accessing lane-specific data comprising information characterizing a first segment of a first lane of...
Detection of infected network devices and fast-flux networks by tracking
URL and DNS resolution changes
A system and method for detecting Fast-Flux malware are presented. Domain name system (DNS) lookup requests to DNS servers from a local area network (LAN) to a...
Process level locality and specialization for threat detection in the
dendritic cell algorithm
Artificial Immune Systems (AIS) including the Dendritic Cell Algorithm (DCA) are an emerging method to detect malware in computer systems. An implementation of...
Automated credentialing of device newly added to a network
A device newly introduced to a network is automatically credentialed to be able to communicate over a network before the device first communicates with the...
Multi-level flow control
Various methods, systems, and apparatuses can be used to control flow in an ethernet environment. In some implementations, methods can include receiving a flow...
Method for testing radio frequency (RF) data packet signal transceivers in
a wireless signal environment
Method for testing one or more of a group of radio frequency (RF) data packet signal transceiver devices under test (DUTs) with reduced signal interference from...
Methods and systems for parsing data objects
Methods and apparatuses for use in applying an update to a communication protocol in a software application that is executed by a computing device are described...
Method and apparatus for providing alarms in networks
Multiple physical NEs may be presented to a network carrier as a single logical NE comprising multiple physical NEs. Alarms between the multiple physical NEs...
Communicating through physical vibration
A data transmitter includes a vibration motor and a switch to regulate voltage from a direct-current (DC) power supply to the vibration motor. A microcontroller...
Decoy bits method for direct encryption and key generation
A new cryptographic technique is disclosed, called decoy bits method, which can be used to obtain near ideal information theoretic security in both quantum and...
System and method for broadband doppler compensation
A Doppler compensation system includes a transmitter unit for transmitting a signal, wherein the transmitted signal being associated with an emission...
Apparatus and methods for antenna correlation estimation in a
Disclosed apparatuses obtain real-time performance measurements and adaptively select multiple-input, multiple-output (MIMO) antennas to improve MIMO antenna...
Very low intermediate frequency (VLIF) receiver and a method of
controlling a VLIF receiver
A very low intermediate frequency (VLIF) receiver and a method of controlling a VLIF receiver. The method comprises estimating energy levels in first and second...
Adaptive compression of data
A method of encoding data includes determining a magnitude of change between a first value associated with first data and a second value associated with second...
Wideband direct modulation with two-point injection in digital phase
A digitally controlled oscillator (DCO) modulation apparatus and method provides a wideband phase-modulated signal output. An exemplary modulator circuit uses...
Light bulb socket assembly
A light bulb socket assembly including an inner socket member having an interior chamber sized to receive a threaded end of a light bulb, and having a threaded...
Low profile connector
An electrical connector includes a housing, a cage and a switch unit. The housing has a base and a side wall connected to a side edge of the base. The cage and...
Protective sleeve for weatherproofing boot for interface of cable to
remote radio head
An assembly includes: a cable; a first connector attached to the cable; a second connector that mates with the first connector to form an interface; a sealing...
Conductive terminal and electrical connector assembly
A conductive terminal is provided which includes a base unit, two elastic contact pieces, a tail unit and two contact plates. The base unit includes a bottom...
High speed bypass cable for use with backplanes
A cable bypass assembly is disclosed for use in providing a high speed transmission line that connect a chip, processor or circuitry mounted on a circuit board...
Coaxial cable and connector with capacitive coupling
A coaxial connector junction includes first and second coaxial connectors. The first coaxial connector includes: a first central conductor extension; a first...
Radome having localized areas of reduced radio signal attenuation
A radome having localized areas of reduced radio signal attenuation includes a body having a first portion and a second portion. The first portion has a reduced...
Pull bar battery terminal clamp
A battery terminal clamp, comprising a body portion made of a conductive material and having top and bottom planar elements. The battery terminal clamp includes...
Polarization free gallium nitride-based photonic devices on nanopatterned
After forming patterned dielectric material structures over a (100) silicon substrate, portions of the silicon substrate that are not covered by the patterned...
Porous inlay for fuse housing
A fuse may include a housing having a cavity. The fuse may also include a fuse element disposed within the cavity; a plurality of terminals extending out of the...
Compact contamination resistant push button switch
An appliance switch provides contacts protected within a housing that may fit coaxially within and behind a pushbutton of the switch. The pushbutton includes a...
Long life high efficiency neutron generator
The design of a compact, high-efficiency, high-flux capable compact-accelerator fusion neutron generator (FNG) is discussed. FNG's can be used in a variety of...
Acoustic sandwich panel and method
A sandwich panel including a core having a first major side and an opposed second major side, the core defining cavities, a first liner sheet connected to the...
Label form including concealable label
A label form that includes a sheet material and a substrate piece is disclosed. The sheet material has a covering section and a concealable section connected to...
Pre-license development tool
Methods, computer-readable media, software, and apparatuses provide a tool for use by drivers and/or coaches throughout the pre-license stage of obtaining a...
Tournament gaming system with shared elements
A tournament gaming system offers a wagering game tournament to players and includes displaying game-play series on a first display device and a second display...
Wagering game having mystery-symbol reveal scheme
A gaming system includes a plurality of simulated reels. Each reel has a plurality of symbol positions, including first symbol positions with reel symbols...
Glare reduction for wagering games
A gaming machine has a cabinet with a cabinet frame, a display device, a light source, and a directional transmissible layer with directional light planes...
Wagering game with evaluable symbols randomly determined by sub-arrays
A gaming system includes one or more input devices, display devices, processors, and memory devices. At least one of the memory devices store instructions that...
Systems and methods to manage access to a physical space
In one embodiment, a lock comprises a locking mechanism selectively positionable between a locked position and an unlocked position, a user interface to receive...
Systems and methods for updating a driving tip model using telematics data
Methods and systems for improving vehicular safety by utilizing a driving tip model are provided. According to embodiments, an analysis server can analyze...
Methods and systems for generating a user-hair-color model
Disclosed herein are methods and systems for generating a user-hair-color model. One embodiment takes the form of a process that includes obtaining video data...
System and methods of inspecting an object
A system for use in inspecting an object is provided. The system includes at least one array of visual imaging devices configured to capture a plurality of...
System and method for facilitating transportation of a vehicle involved in
A system, method, and computer-readable medium to facilitate treatment of a damaged vehicle by gathering crash information, estimating an extent of vehicle...
Order risk management for derivative products
Systems and methods are provided for processing derivative product orders at an exchange. Traders provide derivative product order risk data to the exchange....
Methods and apparatus for increasing co-mailing discounts
Methods and apparatus for increasing co-mailing discounts are disclosed. An example method includes determining a first number of first books associated with a...