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9042916 Location of cooperative tags with personal electronic device  
The present disclosure relates to location and communication systems that can be utilized for locating people, pets and other objects with a software defined radio set. A personal electronic...
9042908 Identifying purpose-based origin-destination using call detailed records  
Access is obtained to call data records (or other data) for a plurality of mobile telephony users. The call data records (or other data) include location-time sequences. For each of the mobile...
9042911 Dynamically reconfigured geo-fence boundaries  
An antenna pairing system includes a mobile communication platform (MCP) and a prediction system to determine geographic boundaries where particular pairs of antennas aboard the MCP and their...
9042907 Location identification of a portable electronic device based on characteristics of an operating environment of the portable electronic device  
A location label may be determined for a portable electronic device. The location label may provide a textual indication of the particular location of a user of the portable electronic device,...
9037154 Method and apparatus for processing position information in a mobile device  
Method and apparatus for processing position information in a mobile device is described. In one example, a request for a position to be computed within a predefined period of time is received. A...
9037162 Continuous data optimization of new access points in positioning systems  
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...
9037117 Wireless communication terminal  
A wireless communication terminal includes a communication status measurement element for measuring communication status data representing a communication status of the self terminal at the time...
9037165 Method and system for location based updates in a communications device  
The location or changes in location of a communications device may be determined by various means, such as via a satellite navigation system, within the communications device. The location of the...
9026137 Determining a location of a wireless endpoint device in a wireless network  
A method, computer readable medium and apparatus for determining a location of a user endpoint device in a wireless network are disclosed. For example, the method receives from each of a plurality...
9026094 Method and apparatus for use of performance history data in positioning method selection  
A method of selecting the positioning method(s) used to respond to given positioning requests uses historical performance data reflecting the actual performance yielded by one or more of the...
9026093 Providing location information  
In a method in association with a communication system a request for a connection is signaled between a user equipment and another party. The requested connection is then analyzed. Subsequent to...
9026152 System and method for paging and locating update in a network  
Mobile station information is exchanged between a plurality of distributed mobility agents (106, 108). The exchange is initiated by a mobility agent (106) associated with a last known network...
9026149 Method and apparatus for determining location of user equipment in a communication system  
A method and apparatus for determining a location of a User Equipment (UE) in a communication system. A Base Station (BS) connected to a plurality of antennas by cable receives from each of the...
9026136 Method for implementing location update, serving GPRS support node and visitor location register  
The present invention provides a method for implementing a location update that includes: receiving a routing area update request message which includes a mixed location update indication and a...
9026140 Second node, positioning node and methods therein  
Some embodiments herein disclose a method in a second node (12,13) for performing a positioning measurement on at least uplink signals transmitted by a wireless device (10) served by a first node...
9020533 Location services  
In various embodiments, methods, systems, and software are provided to provide location services to a mobile device. In an embodiment, a method comprises receiving a call request (including a...
9020539 Method and apparatus for calculating a position estimate of a mobile station using network information  
A method for calculating a position estimate of a mobile station (MS) includes collecting in the MS position estimate information (PEI) transmitted by a location node. At some point, the MS...
9020495 Method and arrangement in a communication system  
Method and arrangement in a base station, a user equipment and a positioning node, for sending, and obtaining, respectively, a value of a propagation delay of a signal. The signal is sent to the...
9020109 Location aware conferencing system and method  
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a first request to join a conference from a first user device. The location of the first user device is determined. Based on the location of the...
9014726 Systems and methods for recommending photogenic locations to visit  
Systems and methods for recommending photogenic locations to visit are provided. One aspect of the present disclosure is directed to a computer-implemented method for recommending photogenic...
9014715 Systems for and methods of determining likelihood of atypical transmission characteristics of reference points in a positioning system  
Systems for and methods of determining likelihood of atypical transmission characteristics of reference points in a positioning system are disclosed. A method of determining a measure of...
9014725 Method and system for enhanced security using location based wireless authentication  
A method and system for enhancing security using location-based wireless authentication for a mobile device, the method comprising the steps of: sending from the mobile device to a base station a...
9014719 Method and apparatus for improving radio location accuracy with measurements  
A method and apparatus to utilize a set of measurements (either partial or compete) to improve the accuracy of an initial position estimate for a wireless terminal. The initial position estimate...
9008681 Method and system for controlling station operation mode  
A system for controlling a station operation mode is provided. The system for controlling a station operation mode, including: a distance information generation unit measuring a distance between a...
9008686 Collaborative location/orientation estimation  
It is inter alia disclosed to estimate at least one of a location and an orientation of a first-type device (11) at least based on respective location estimates for one or more signal sources...
9008672 Method for transmitting and receiving system information via a broadcast channel (BCH) and a downlink shared channel (DL—SCH)  
A method for exchanging system information via a broadcast control channel (BCCH), which is a logical channel between a radio link control (RLC) layer and a medium access control (MAC) layer, and...
9008684 Sharing timed fingerprint location information  
The disclosed subject matter provides for sharing timed fingerprint location information. In an aspect, timed fingerprint location information can be associated with a location of a user...
9008699 Method and apparatus for positioning using quasi-fingerprinting  
According to certain aspects, the invention provides a method of achieving near-fingerprinting accuracy without fingerprinting database costs, via parametric representation of training data. In...
9008698 Location analytics employing timed fingerprint location information  
The disclosed subject matter provides for employing timed fingerprint location information in location analytics. Timed fingerprint location information can provide a location for a user...
9008683 Call localization systems and methods  
Described are a system and method of managing a real-time communication initiated to a mobile communications device. A communication from an originating communications device is sensed as being...
9002372 Locating system for autistic child and others  
Mentally challenged persons such as autistic children and Alzheimer's patients can become lost and they are hard to find because they have difficulty communicating or they are confused and...
9002381 Measurement compensation method, apparatus, server, and system in base station positioning  
Embodiments of the present invention disclose a measurement compensation method, apparatus, server, and system in base station positioning. The method includes: receiving a reference signal time...
9002376 Systems and methods for gathering information about discrete wireless terminals  
The present invention is broadly directed to systems and methods for gathering information about wireless transceiver devices in a defined boundary region. To this end, the disclosure is more...
8996039 Paging method and device  
A paging method and device are disclosed, and the technical solution includes: determining to page an user equipment (UE) by using international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI), and before the...
8996052 Relating time-to-live information with location data  
This disclosure relates to relating time-to-live information with location data for wireless network access points. A freshness component determines a value associated with a freshness of location...
8996028 Systems and methods for the detection of transmission facilities  
A method of detecting a transmitting device within an obstruction rich environment is disclosed. The method may involve detecting the transmitting device with a wireless transmission detection...
8995980 System, method and apparatus for protecting privacy when a mobile device is located in a defined privacy zone  
A system, method and apparatus for protecting privacy when a mobile device is located in a defined privacy zone are described herein. The available features that a user of a mobile device may use...
8989779 Venue-based device control and determination  
Methods and systems are provided for venue-based device control and user/position/venue context determinations. Venue corresponds to a geographic region. Venue relevant information is information...
8989774 Method and system of semnatic indoor positioning using significant places as satellites  
A method for locating a mobile device inside a building by using a plurality of reference areas in the building as satellites. A scan is obtained by the mobile device at an unknown location in the...
8989716 Method and apparatus for supporting CSG service in wireless communication system  
A method and apparatus for supporting a closed subscriber group (CSG) service is provided. The apparatus includes a memory to store CSG subscription information and a processor operatively coupled...
8989768 Method of determining a position in a wireless communication system and apparatus thereof  
A method of determining a position in a wireless communication system and apparatus thereof are disclosed. The present invention includes receiving system information including information on a...
8989777 Location service providing system and method for providing triggered location request service  
Disclosed are a location service providing system and a method for providing a triggered location request service. An H-SLP sets a priority order of a plurality of positioning methods which a...
8989327 Method and apparatus for transmitting or detecting a primary synchronization signal  
A method and apparatus for transmitting or detecting primary synchronization signal. The receiver receives primary synchronization signal from a transmitter, and detects the sequence used in the...
8989766 Systems and methods for the detection of transmission facilities  
A method of detecting a transmitting device within an obstruction rich environment is disclosed. The method may involve detecting the transmitting device with a wireless transmission detection...
8983494 Processing location information  
A system for processing location information is disclosed. The location information is received from a mobile device. One or more polygons associated with the received location information are...
8983458 Methods and apparatus for producing and submitting an HTTP request with a selected country code parameter from a mobile device  
A mobile communication device maintains a stored list of a plurality of carrier identifications, where each carrier identification is stored in association with one of a plurality of country...
8983504 Systems for and methods of determining likelihood of relocation of reference points in a positioning system  
Systems for and methods of determining likelihood of relocation of reference points in a positioning system are disclosed. A method of determining a measure of likelihood that an estimated...
8982935 Apparatus and method for ranging using round-trip time by broadcasting in a network  
A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for wireless communication are provided. The apparatus receives a first message from a first wireless communication device and a second...
8983430 Method and system for location-dependent billing for services  
A method and system are disclosed for location-dependent billing for services that may be available to mobile terminals. A mobile terminal may forwarded to a central unit of a mobile communication...
8983488 System and method for providing location based services at a shopping facility  
Embodiments of the disclosed invention include a system and a method for providing location-based services to consumers of a shopping facility. In one embodiment, a consumer creates a user...