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US20140161246 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR ENHANCED DIRECTORY ASSISTANCE USING WIRELESS MESSAGING PROTOCOLS  
Directory assistance provides telephone number look up services to callers based on the business or caller name as listed in a telephone directory. In the prior art, directory assistance provides...
US20110021210 Estimating a subscriber location  
A method and apparatus of estimating a location of a subscriber are disclosed. One method includes receiving a request for the location of the subscriber. The subscriber's serving base station,...
US20110256875 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SUPPORTING LOCATION SERVICES VIA A HOME NODE B (HNB)  
Techniques for supporting location services for a home Node B (HNB) and its user equipments (UEs) are disclosed. In an aspect, location services may be supported for a UE by having an HNB...
US20140038642 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONFIGURING AND LOCATING A HOME BASE STATION  
Techniques for configuring a Home evolved Node B (HeNB) in a location server and positioning the HeNB are disclosed. In one aspect, location for a HeNB is supported based on LTE Positioning...
US20120142313 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONFIGURING AND LOCATING A HOME BASE STATION  
Techniques for configuring a Home evolved Node B (HeNB) in a location server and positioning the HeNB are disclosed. In one aspect, location for a HeNB is supported based on LTE Positioning...
US20120164970 LOCATION REPORTING SATELLITE PAGING SYSTEM WITH PRIVACY FEATURE  
A location reporting paging communication system comprising space satellites, ground stations and a remote receiving unit adapted to resolve a global position from signals transmitted from a...
US20150072711 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING LOCALLY APPLICABLE INTERNET CONTENT WITH SECURE ACTION REQUESTS AND ITEM CONDITION ALERTS  
Optimized delivery of locally applicable Internet content to users. A cache of locally applicable Internet content is maintained in a local content server, based upon a monitoring of locations of...
US20120208560 Personal Location Code  
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for receiving a request from a requestor to locate a user. The request identifies a personal location code (PLC) for the user. It is...
US20110237278 Personal location code  
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for receiving a request from a requestor to locate a user. The request identifies a personal location code (PLC) for the user. It is...
US20120289253 INTELLIGENTLY PROVIDING USER-SPECIFIC TRAFFIC-RELATED INFORMATION  
A method, system, and medium are provided for distributing transportation alerts to computing devices in accordance with factors, such as device-specific and location-specific factors. In...
US20150011244 Personal Location Code Broker  
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for identifying a request to locate a user. The request identifies a network operator-independent personal location code (PLC) for the...
US20150120504 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR COMPLETION OF ITEM DELIVERY AND TRANSACTIONS USING A MOBILE BEACON  
There is provided systems and method for completion of item delivery and transactions using a mobile beacon. A mobile beacon may use short range wireless communications, such as Bluetooth Low...
US20110151891 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND A MOBILE STATION, PROXY LOCATION SERVER AND METHOD OF OPERATION FOR USE IN THE SYSTEM  
A communication system (100) comprises a plurality of mobile stations (118, 124) each operable to communicate with other communication stations by a wireless link of a first kind, at least one...
US20110077025 Very low power locator application and apparatus for use with "I-Phone"-like cell phones  
This invention provides a method for locating a lost object by utilizing a stripped down cell-phone transceiver which is controlled in an on-off periodicity by an independent timer which is always...
US20110065454 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING CENTRALIZED POSITIONING DETERMINATION FOR MULTIPLE RADIO ACCESS NETWORKS  
An apparatus and method are provided for processing requests by a stand-alone serving mobile location center (SAS), shared by multiple radio access networks in a wireless network, for determining...
US20150264530 ACCESS POINT INITIATED TIME-OF-FLIGHT POSITIONING  
Embodiments of a system and method for Access Point (AP) initiated time-of-flight positioning in a Wireless Network are generally described herein. A precise scalable network initiated...
US20130165149 System For Providing Location-Based Services In A Wireless Network, Such As Locating Sets Of Desired Locations  
A system and associated method receives a command from a user's mobile device to locate points of interest near the mobile device's location. The points of interest are associated with different,...
US20120202522 Methods and Means for Identifying and for Locating Entities Meeting Criteria  
This invention pertains to methods and means for identifying and/or locating entities that meet certain criteria. Various embodiments of the methods and means of the invention may be performed by...
US20150045063 Multi-RAT Node Used for Search and Rescue  
Systems and methods are presented for using a mobile multi-radio access technology (multi-RAT) device for locating an individual, for example, in a search-and-rescue application. The multi-RAT...
US20120135755 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING CONTENTS SERVICES  
Provided are an apparatus and a method of dynamic radar for providing an immediate service according to a user's location on the basis of a location where a user is positioned and a social...
US20130281120 COOPERATIVE LOCALIZATION OF PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICES  
A method, computing device and computer readable memory for cooperative localization of a portable electronic device is provided. Location identification messages are received each providing a...
US20150024781 Realtime, location-based cell phone enhancements, uses, and applications  
Enhancements of and to cell phone operations are based in whole or in part on determining the location of the cell phone. Systems and methods select and determine locations or areas of importance...
US20110077007 WIRELESS LOCATION MEASUREMENT METHOD  
A method for a base station to search terminals broadcasts a search initiated message for notifying searching, receives a response message from a terminal having received the search initiated...
US20120329482 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING LOCATION BASED SERVICES USING CONNECTIVITY GRAPHS BASED ON CELL BROADCAST INFORMATION  
An approach is provided for providing location based services using connectivity graphs based on cell broadcast information. A plurality of cell broadcast message identifiers are caused to be...
US20130273939 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ESTIMATING LOCATION OF PEDESTRIAN USING STEP LENGTH ESTIMATION MODEL PARAMETERS  
Disclosed herein is a method and apparatus for estimating the location of a pedestrian using step length estimation model parameters. In the method of estimating a location of a pedestrian...
US20130065612 Methods and Apparatus for Measurement Configuration Support  
The invention provides a method and a network node for controlling configuration of measurements to be performed by a user equipment (150a, 150b) operating in a wireless communication system...
US20150141052 METHOD FOR FINE LOCATION OF A MOBILE USER EQUIPMENT THAT IS THE RECIPIENT OF A CALL IN A TELECOMMUNICATION NETWORK IMPLEMENTING OPEN-MODE FEMTOCELLS  
The present invention relates to a mobile network (10) organized into a plurality of location areas and service areas gathering a geographically homogeneous set of cells of the mobile network,...
US20140357300 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ACQUIRING USER LOCATION THROUGH USER BEARER IDENTIFIER  
A method is provided for acquiring a user location including, when it is required to acquire a current user location, a Location Service Client (LSC) transmitting a location service request...
US20120215437 METHOD, SYSTEM, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR PROVIDING LOCATION BASED SERVICES  
Methods, systems, and computer program products for providing location based services are provided. Embodiments may include storing locations for a plurality of users of a telecommunication...
US20080132247 System for automatically determining cell transmitter parameters to facilitate the location of wireless devices  
Several techniques for locating wireless devices involve the Mobile Stations (MS) making measurements of the signals transmitted by geographically distributed base stations within a wireless...
US20120058783 METHOD OF OPERATING MOBILE DEVICE BY RECOGNIZING USER'S GESTURE AND MOBILE DEVICE USING THE METHOD  
A method of operating a mobile device by recognizing a user's gesture and a mobile device that uses the method, the method includes recognizing the user's gesture and circumstance information;...
US20110212734 Method For Conditional Location Retrieval  
The invention discloses a method for obtaining a location of mobile station connected in a mobile network where a request for the location contains a condition specifying if a location stored in...
US20120282948 WIRELESS-BASED POSITIONING WITHOUT ASSOCIATION  
A wireless location assist device (WLAD) comprises control logic and a wireless radio coupled to the control logic. The control logic causes the radio to perform at least one of wireless local...
US20090318167 LOCATION SPECIFIC SEARCH FOR REGIONAL SATELLITE VEHICLES  
A position location system, method, and apparatus are disclosed. A wireless device receives a first signal and obtains an identifier indicative of a first location from the first signal. The first...
US20140206390 GENERIC POSITIONING PROTOCOL  
In an aspect, a generic positioning protocol (GPP) may be used to support satellite-based positioning methods and terrestrial-based positioning methods for different access types. A terminal may...
US20120282949 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR INQUIRING POSITION INFORMATION OF MOBILE TERMINAL  
The invention relates to the technical field of mobile terminal technology and discloses a method and system for inquiring position information of a mobile terminal. The mobile terminal receives a...
US20130203439 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR PROVIDING LOCATION BASED ASSISTANCE VIA A MOBILE DEVICE  
A method and system for providing location based assistance. The method and system including hosting a database of information regarding a customer, hosting a database of information regarding...
US20150126219 System and Method for Gathering Information about a Subject in Close Proximity to a User  
Techniques where a computer system is able to obtain information about a subject by communicating with a device that employs a limited range communication technology and is associated with the...
US20110134765 Quality of Service Based Upon Location  
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed which relate to implementing location-based quality of service (QoS) for applications running over a mobile communications network. A user sets up one or...
US20130295959 Third Party Location Query for Wireless Networks  
A computer-implemented method provides, to a first user, location-based information concerning a second user, and a system and computer-readable storage medium include computer-readable...
US20150011245 Dynamic Configuration of Mobile Station Location Services  
On startup, a mobile station application will determine the current carrier network and submit a query to an application server that will return the correct location server configuration for the...
US20150119080 OPT-IN AND TIME LIMITED BI-DIRECTIONAL REAL-TIME LOCATION SHARING  
An opt-in and time limited bi-directional real-time location sharing (OTLBLS) system and method that enable individual users of the disclosed system to communicate bi-directionally in real-time...
US20120302256 IDENTIFYING AND LOCATING USERS ON A MOBILE NETWORK  
A system and method of locating “friends” having mobile devices connected to a network and associated with a user account is disclosed. The method includes sending a request to a mobile device,...
US20150241229 MOBILE STATION POSITION ESTIMATION USING TRANSMITTER ALMANAC INFORMATION  
A method for estimating positions of a mobile station includes: sending a request, from the mobile station, for almanac information for wireless transmitters of one or more wireless communications...
US20130005358 Estimating a Subscriber Location  
Estimating a location of a subscriber, including receiving a request for the location, identifying a serving base station of the subscriber, receiving a downlink frame from the serving base...
US20150024779 GEO-LOCATION SERVICES  
A method for geo-location services is described. In one embodiment, the method includes tracking incidents that occur within a predetermined geographic area in relation to a subscription service,...
US20110263275 INTELLIGENT LOCATION-BASED SERVICES  
A method for dynamically providing location-based services, including receiving at least one user input indicating a request for a suggested point of interest; and generating a query based on the...
US20120276926 Location Fidelity Adjustment Based on Mobile Subscriber Privacy Profile  
Location based wireless technology dynamically adjusts the accuracy of location information provided to a requesting party based on an aggregation of a plurality of location modifiers, each...
US20120276927 Location Fidelity Adjustment Based on Mobile Subscriber Privacy Profile  
The present invention utilizes location based wireless technology in a wireless network to dynamically automate the accuracy of location information provided to requesting parties based on...
US20120276925 Location Fidelity Adjustment Based on Mobile Subscriber Privacy Profile  
The present invention utilizes location based wireless technology in a wireless network to dynamically automate the accuracy of location information provided to requesting parties based on...