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US20150018018 Indoor Location-Finding using Magnetic Field Anomalies  
Techniques for indoor location-finding are described herein. Inside buildings, anomalies in the Earth's magnetic field may be caused by the buildings' structures. These anomalies tend to be...
US20090082040 Method and Apparatus For Cellular Telephone Based Asset Tracking  
An invention is provided for affording cellular telephone based asset tracking. Embodiments of the present invention establish a connection between a cellular telephone and an asset tracking...
US20120143495 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR INDOOR NAVIGATION  
Methods and systems for indoor navigation utilize a smartphone equipped with various sensors. When a person whose initial position is unknown, and in some circumstances whose sight has been...
US20110081922 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...
US20120009951 Portable flight tracker for use in airplane mode  
A portable electronic device containing an embedded application provides real-time flight status information to users traveling on an airplane while the device is operating in airplane mode with...
US20130281132 AUTOMATED PHYSICAL LOCATION IDENTIFICATION OF MANAGED ASSETS  
A managed asset physical location identification system includes a network. A managed asset is coupled to the network. The managed asset is operable, in response to detecting an event in the...
US20120220317 Dive Computer with Global Positioning System Receiver  
Dive computers in accordance with embodiments of the invention are disclosed. One embodiment includes a mobile phone handset, including a microprocessor, a microphone connected to the...
US20140295894 MOBILE DEVICE LOCATION DETERMINATION USING MICRONETWORKS  
A facility for determining the location of a mobile device when a location determination of a desired accuracy is desired. If available, the facility determines the location of the mobile device...
US20120184305 Sensory Enhancement Systems and Methods in Personal Electronic Devices  
Disclosed are personal electronic devices (PEDs) having a sensory enhancement (SE) system for monitoring environmental conditions and detecting environmental events, for example but not limited...
US20130267260 MAP MODIFICATION USING GROUND-TRUTH MEASUREMENTS  
Disclosed is a method for receiving a conceptual map of a navigable area, the conceptual map including two or more topological elements being related to one another in the conceptual map by a...
US20120258741 Apparatus and Method for Using a Wireless Mobile Handset Application to Locate Beacons  
An apparatus and method for adding functionality to wireless mobile handsets, mobile phones, smart phones and other portable wireless devices which allows the devices to report the direction and...
US20150215740 Context-Based Parameter Maps for Position Determination  
In one implementation, a method may comprise: storing a user profile indicative of at least one attribute of a user of a mobile station; determining a measurement value based, at least in part, on...
US20140018112 BUSINESS PROCESS ORIENTED NAVIGATION  
A current location of a mobile user device within a building may be determined and presented to the user via map information. Map information, including data about locations within the building,...
US20130096813 LOCATION ENHANCED MEETINGS AND COLLABORATION  
A location enhanced meeting service (“LEM Service”) may provide a geographical based map indicating meeting locations for a selected day. The user can view locations of meetings for a scheduled...
US20120202530 Method and System for Dynamic Estimation and Predictive Route Generation  
The preferred embodiments of the present invention are directed to methods and systems for dynamic route estimation and prediction using discrete sampled location updates from various mobile...
US20110124316 ENHANCED WIRELESS HANDSET, INCLUDING DIRECT HANDSET-TO-HANDSET COMMUNICATION MODE  
A wireless handset is provided with enhanced features and capabilities. The wireless handset may be embodied as a full-featured handset that is capable of operating either within a wireless...
US20140274167 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR LOCATING A MOBILE TERMINAL  
A method and system locates a mobile terminal addressed in a location service request using an overlay identity. According to one aspect of the invention a location service client accesses a first...
US20120029808 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR DISPLAYING SERVICE INFORMATION PROVIDED IN SERVICE ZONE  
A terminal comprising: a controller configured to determine, in a service zone, whether or not service information corresponding to a service zone is identical to service information previously...
US20110021214 PORTABLE TELEPHONE INFORMATION VISUALIZING DEVICE, PORTABLE TELEPHONE INFORMATION VISUALIZING SYSTEM, AND PORTABLE TELEPHONE INFORMATION VISUALIZING METHOD FOR USE IN THE PORTABLE TELEPHONE INFORMATION VISUALIZING DEVICE AND SYSTEM  
A portable telephone information visualizing device (server device 1) includes: grouping means (portable telephone terminal grouping unit 11) that, based on at least one item of information from...
US20150156604 LOCATING A DEVICE VIA A TEXT MESSAGE  
A first device may receive a location of a second device simply by sending a text message to the second device. The text message may comprise an identifier of the second device (e.g., phone number...
US20140094194 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING LOCATION SERVICES  
A computer-implemented method including executing instructions stored on a computer-readable medium is provided. The method includes receiving a request for location services from a user, the...
US20130196692 CONTEXT-BASED REVERSE GEOCODING  
In general, in one aspect, a mobile device can perform reverse geocoding based on context, in addition to latitude and longitude coordinates. The reverse geocoding can be used to determine in...
US20130165162 PORTABLE TERMINAL WITH A POSITION AUTOMATIC INFORMING FUNCTION  
In a portable terminal with a position automatic informing function capable of showing a position information of itself to the other portable terminals, characterized in that information included...
US20150099553 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING MAP SERVICE USING GLOBAL POSITIONING SERVICE IN A MOBILE TERMINAL  
An apparatus and method for providing a map service using a global positioning service in a mobile terminal includes determining a current position of the mobile terminal. A moving path of the...
US20120244888 TERMINAL AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING ZONE-BASED SERVICE OUTSIDE OF SERVICE ZONE  
Disclosed is a terminal comprising a memory; a display; and a controller configured to: store log information for a service provided within a service zone in the memory; extract connection...
US20130122942 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING LOCATION INFORMATION SERVICE USING MOBILE CODE  
An apparatus and method for providing a location information service using a mobile code in a Mobile Station (MS) are provided. The method includes obtaining a mobile code scanned by an input...
US20110201360 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PHYSICAL MAP-ASSISTED WIRELESS ACCESS POINT LOCATING  
A mobile device receives a server-assisted location for a wireless access point, either a WiFi access point or a Bluetooth access point, from a remote location server comprising a reference...
US20130288719 AUGMENTED REALITY FOR MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT, ASSET MANAGEMENT, OR REAL ESTATE MANAGEMENT  
A system and method for facilitating employing augmented reality in an enterprise computing environment. The example method includes receiving one or more inputs characterizing an environment of a...
US20140274166 MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD LOCALIZATION IN THE PRESENCE OF CHANNEL UNCERTAINTIES  
Some embodiments include a wireless sensor network system. Other embodiments of related systems and methods are also disclosed.
US20140187274 PEDESTRIAN TRAFFIC MONITORING AND ANALYSIS  
Numerous mobile devices report their respective locations to a server which collects the location reports to provide real-time pedestrian traffic information, e.g., as a map that shows locations...
US20140171128 HARVESTING COMMUNICATION PARAMETER OBSERVATIONS IN GNSS-DENIED ENVIRONMENTS  
A method includes receiving location information from a mobile device, the location information indicating a location of a mobile device operating the mobile device in a global positioning...
US20150223023 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVISIONING GEOFENCES  
Methods, apparatus, and techniques for provisioning geofences are disclosed. In one aspect, a map comprising one or more selectable geographic entities is displayed. In response to a selection by...
US20140066106 Displaying Place-Related Content On A Mobile Device  
A computer-implemented method of presenting place-related content on a computing device entails, in response to receiving input identifying a place, obtaining place-related content for the place...
US20110177832 Adaptive Location Determination  
Methods, program products, and systems for adaptive location determination are described. A server computer can receive location information from location-aware mobile devices (e.g., GPS-enabled...
US20140323162 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR GENERATING A POSITIONING MAP OF TWO OR MORE MOBILE DEVICES ACCORDING TO RELATIVE LOCATIONS  
The subject matter discloses a method performed on two or more mobile devices comprising obtaining a magnetic azimuth value of a mobile device of the two or more mobile devices; obtaining a...
US20130316743 MOBILE SURVEILLANCE  
In some embodiments, a technique for logging an item encountered by a mobile device comprises automatically detecting an item in an uncontrolled environment, extracting an identity associated with...
US20120178478 MOBILE SURVEILLANCE  
In some embodiments, a technique for logging an item encountered by a mobile device comprises automatically detecting an item in an uncontrolled environment, extracting an identity associated with...
US20150017983 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING PHYSICAL CELL IDENTITY ASSIGNMENT IN HETEROGENEOUS NETWORKS  
A method of providing a physical cell identity (PCI) assignment by a management server for small-cell base stations (BSs) in a heterogeneous network environment includes setting a location...
US20150163641 TECHNIQUES FOR PROCESSING PERCEIVED ROUTABILITY CONSTRAINTS THAT MAY OR MAY NOT AFFECT MOVEMENT OF A MOBILE DEVICE WITHIN AN INDOOR ENVIRONMENT  
Techniques are provided which may be implemented using various methods, apparatuses and/or articles of manufacture to provide or otherwise support mobile device positioning. The mobile device...
US20150094104 PORTABLE ANTENNA  
A portable antenna for wireless communication, the portable antenna comprising: an electromagnetically reflective material; a first mechanical structure supporting preferred shape of the...
US20120021778 DETERMINING A GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION  
In general, the subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in methods systems, and program products for determining a change in a mode of transportation. A change in a mode of...
US20130273944 PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE CASE  
A protective case for housing a wireless communication device is provided. The protective case may include integral wireless communication circuitry independent of the wireless communication...
US20070275735 MAP INFORMATION COMMUNICATED VIA A WIRELESS SYSTEM  
A mobile device comprises host logic and a first transceiver coupled to the host logic. The first transceiver is adapted to wirelessly communicate with a second transceiver. The second transceiver...
US20110092228 METHOD FOR DISPLAYING LOCATION OF CELLULAR PHONE CALLER  
The present invention relates to a method for displaying the location of a cellular phone caller. In the present method, a caller's cellular phone transmits a short message preset by a cellular...
US20120252504 PUBLISHING LOCATION INFORMATION  
The claimed subject matter provides a method for publishing location information. The method includes receiving the location information from an entity. The entity may be associated with a...
US20140120957 WIRELESS DEVICE LOCATION DERIVED FROM BASE STATION SIGNALING  
Embodiments disclosed herein provide systems and methods for deriving a wireless device location from base station signaling. In a particular embodiment, a method provides monitoring signaling...
US20110177831 DETERMINING A LOCATION OF A MOBILE DEVICE USING A LOCATION DATABASE  
Methods, program products, and systems for determining a location of a mobile device using a location database are described. The mobile device can host the location database, which can store...
US20120282951 ANCHORING AND SHARING LOCATIONS AND ENJOYMENT EXPERIENCE INFORMATION ON A PRESENTATION TIMELINE FOR MULTIMEDIA CONTENT STREAMED OVER A NETWORK  
A method and apparatus to generate receive and share anchored location information and associated information on content enjoyment experience over a network. The method includes, responsive to...
US20150024792 PROVIDING A LOCATION IDENTIFIER FOR A LOCATION WITH MULTIPLE CO-USERS  
Providing location information on a mobile device includes receiving signals from external devices. Each signal includes information that specifies a geographic location for the external device...
US20140113665 NAVIGATING USING AN INDOOR MAP REPRESENTATION  
A method and system for providing an indoor map representation are provided herein. Aspects of this disclosure provide a representation of an indoor map environment whereby navigable areas are...

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