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US20160037302 DISTANCE DETERMINATION OF A MOBILE DEVICE  
A first energy of a signal received from a mobile device is computed at a device based on information available at a physical (PHY) layer of the mobile device. A second energy of the received...
US20160037301 APPARATUS, COMPUTER-READABLE MEDIUM, AND METHOD TO DETERMINE A USER EQUIPMENT LOCATION IN A CELLULAR NETWORK USING SIGNALS FROM A WIRELESS LOCAL AREA NETWORK (WLAN)  
An apparatus, computer-readable medium, and method to determine a user equipment (UE) location in a wireless network using signals from a wireless local-area network are disclosed. A wireless...
US20160037300 LOCATION DETERMINATION IN WIRELESS NETWORKS  
A system configured to perform operations including: determining a first received signal strength, at a first locator device located at a first location, for a signal transmitted by a target...
US20160037299 MEDIA DEVICE THAT USES GEOLOCATED HOTSPOTS TO DELIVER CONTENT DATA ON A HYPER-LOCAL BASIS  
The hyper-local broadcasting system may include a global positioning system (“GPS”) embedded in a user's media device, such as a smartphone or tablet. The hyper-local broadcasting system allows a...
US20160037298 METHOD AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE FOR RECOGNIZING AREA  
A method of recognizing an area by an electronic device is provided. The method includes identifying area information for the electronic device and determining whether the electronic device enters...
US20160037297 CONCEPTS FOR LOCATION-BASED CALL CONTROL  
Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for location-based call control. In one embodiment, call control rules for an outbound call can be...
US20160037296 PROVISION OF INFORMATION REGARDING A MOBILE STATION  
A method of providing information regarding a mobile station adapted for communication via a communication system is provided. In the method an area event notification request is received at a...
US20160037295 USER DEFINED NAMES FOR DISPLAYING MONITORED LOCATION  
A user's location may be tracked by tracking a device associated with the user. The user's location may be published (e.g. on a website) using a user defined name or some other name that is not...
US20160037294 DISTRIBUTED LOCATION DETECTION IN WIRELESS SENSOR NETWORKS  
The wireless sensor network can including a plurality of anchor sensors each including a signal receiver, a processing module, and a transmitter. The signal receiver can be configured to detect a...
US20160037293 LIGHT FIXTURE COMMISSIONING USING ENCODED LIGHT SIGNALS  
Methods, systems, and devices are described for commissioning light fixtures. One method may include receiving, at a mobile device, an encoded light signal from a light fixture in a plurality of...
US20160037292 SYSTEM AND METHOD TO FACILITATE ASSISTANCE IN DISTRESS SITUATIONS  
The present invention suggests a system and a method to be performed at the system. The system comprises a processor-based portable device having a communication unit and a position determining...
US20160037291 PLACE OF RELEVANCE DETERMINATION IN A CELLULAR NETWORK  
A method includes receiving cellular network signals at a mobile device from several cells of a cellular network. The method then includes generating a place model representative of a...
US20160037290 Method of Electronic Device Identification and Localization Based on Active Code Transmission  
A method for uniquely identifying and locating one or more electronic devices by means of a data-bearing signal transmission is disclosed. The method is specifically configured to locate a large...
US20160037289 MOBILE PHONE AND METHOD FOR NEAR FIELD COMMUNICATION  
Disclosed herein is a mobile phone with the Near Field Communication (NFC) technology and method of operating the mobile phone. The mobile phone includes a display; a baseband chip; a near field...
US20160037288 CONTAINER-LOCATED INFORMATION TRANSFER MODULE  
Techniques are described herein that transfer information using a container-located module. The module is coupled to sensor(s) that are configured to detect characteristic(s) pertaining to a...
US20160037287 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING A SCANNING OPERATION  
A method in an electronic device is provided, including: transmitting, to a server, location-related information associated with the electronic device; receiving, from the server, service-related...
US20160037286 Systems and Methods for Performing Radio-Frequency Testing on Near-Field Communications Circuitry  
An electronic device may be provided with near-field communications (NFC) circuitry for communicating with external equipment. Test equipment may perform radio-frequency testing on the NFC...
US20160037285 ACCESSING SERIAL CONSOLE PORT OF A WIRELESS ACCESS POINT  
A computer readable medium includes instructions which cause performance of operations to configure an access point, including receiving, by a wireless communication controller, wireless...
US20160037284 INTERACTIVE SYSTEM AND PROCESS  
A method of delivering an instruction (206) to a mobile user device (106) connected to a network (110) is disclosed. The method comprising the steps of receiving an interactive workflow (202),...
US20160037283 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CENTER SIGNAL SCALING AND STEREOPHONIC ENHANCEMENT BASED ON A SIGNAL-TO-DOWNMIX RATIO  
An apparatus for generating a modified audio signal having two or more modified audio channels from an audio input signal comprising two or more audio input channels is provided. The apparatus has...
US20160037282 METHOD, DEVICE AND SYSTEM  
Method for approximating the synthesis of a target sound field based on contributions of a predefined number of synthesis monopoles placed at respective synthesis positions, the method comprising...
US20160037281 MEMORY MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES AND RELATED SYSTEMS FOR BLOCK-BASED CONVOLUTION  
A processor can be associated with a memory for storing convolution data. A plurality of M filters from a corresponding plurality of M input channels to a selected one output channel can be...
US20160037280 System and Tools for Enhanced 3D Audio Authoring and Rendering  
Improved tools for authoring and rendering audio reproduction data are provided. Some such authoring tools allow audio reproduction data to be generalized for a wide variety of reproduction...
US20160037279 Audio Device  
A method and system dynamically adjusts the audio of an audio and video signal to improve its overall sound quality and dialog intelligibility. Some embodiments use gain, equalization, audio...
US20160037278 Method And Apparatus For Objective Assessment Of In-Ear Device Acoustical Performance  
A method and apparatus for objectively assessing acoustical performance of an in-ear device having a passageway extending there through use a dual microphone probe that removably engages the...
US20160037277 FAILURE DETECTION SYSTEM AND FAILURE DETECTION METHOD  
A failure detection system includes an omnidirectional microphone array device having a plurality of microphone elements and a directivity control device that calculates a delay time of a voice...
US20160037276 METHOD OF IDENTIFYING PASSIVE RADIATOR PARAMETERS  
Methods for modeling a loudspeaker having a passive radiator include applying a stimulus signal to a speaker within the cabinet, wherein the stimulus is applied over a frequency range. The sound...
US20160037275 Isolation, Extraction and Evaluation of Transient Distortions from a Composite Signal  
A method for processing a time-domain signal with transient oscillations includes: performing, by one or more computer systems, a time-frequency representation transform on the time-domain signal...
US20160037274 HEARING PROSTHESIS WITH A PIEZOELECTRIC ACTUATOR  
A hearing prosthesis including an actuator. The actuator includes a material that deforms in response to an electrical signal and that is adapted to, upon implantation in a recipient, transmit...
US20160037273 BONE CONDUCTION MAGNETIC RETENTION SYSTEM  
An external component of a medical device, including an actuator including a static magnetic flux path that reacts with a dynamic magnetic flux path to actuate the actuator, and a magnetic...
US20160037272 MICROPHONE MODULE LATCHING CONFIGURATION FOR A HEARING INSTRUMENT, MICROPHONE MODULE AND HEARING INSTRUMENT  
A microphone module latching configuration for fixing a microphone module in a hearing instrument housing is formed at least partly of elastic material and has a planar extended basic shape, upper...
US20160037271 INTER-PACKET HIBERNATION TIMING TO IMPROVE WIRELESS SENSITIVITY  
Embodiments of inter-packet hibernation timing to improve wireless sensitivity are generally described herein. A method for wireless communication can include receiving a transmission of a packet...
US20160037270 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR HEARING ASSISTANCE RF MULTI-BAND OPERATION  
The present disclosure relates to a multi-band wireless communication of information for a hearing assistance device, where the multi-band operation is adapted to provide communications at...
US20160037269 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR FEEDBACK SUPPRESSION  
A method and an apparatus reduce feedback in a hearing aid device. The method includes the step of acquiring a first feedback transfer function at a first point in time on a feedback path from a...
US20160037268 AUTOMATIC DIRECTIONAL SWITCHING ALGORITHM FOR HEARING AIDS  
Described herein is a technique by which a hearing may automatically switch between a directional microphone mode and an omnidirectional microphone mode base upon an estimate of the noise floor as...
US20160037267 ENCAPSULATED THERMOACOUSTIC PROJECTOR BASED ON FREESTANDING CARBON NANOTUBE FILM  
A suspended nanotube film (or films) producing sound by means of the thermoacoustic (TA) effect is encapsulated between two plates, at least one of which vibrates, to enhance sound generation...
US20160037266 CAPACITANCE TYPE SENSOR, ACOUSTIC SENSOR, AND MICROPHONE  
A chamber that penetrates vertically is formed in a silicon substrate. A diaphragm is arranged on the upper surface of the silicon substrate so as to cover the upper opening of the chamber. The...
US20160037265 ZERO OR LOW POWER MEMS MICROPHONE  
Membrane, coil, and magnet configurations for MEMS microphones are provided to minimize or eliminate power consumption by the MEMS microphones. In a microphone, a membrane can be associated with...
US20160037264 Apparatus Having Varying Geometry  
Embodiments for a speaker spider of a loudspeaker are provided. The speaker spider may include a central opening and a plurality of concentric corrugations. Dimensions of the speaker spider may...
US20160037263 ELECTROSTATIC MICROPHONE WITH REDUCED ACOUSTIC NOISE  
A micro electro mechanical system (MEMS) microphone includes a base; a MEMS die disposed on the base; and a cover coupled to the base and enclosing the MEMS die. The MEMS die includes and...
US20160037262 VIBRATING BODY FOR SPEAKER DEVICE AND SPEAKER DEVICE  
Provided are a vibrating body for speaker device which prevents interlayer from peeling in advance and includes a large effective vibration area, and a speaker device including this vibrating body...
US20160037261 Composite Back Plate And Method Of Manufacturing The Same  
A back plate for use in a microphone includes a first layer; a second layer; and a metal layer disposed between the first layer and the second layer. A first compression of the back plate provided...
US20160037260 METHOD FOR RENDERING A STEREO SIGNAL  
The invention relates to a method for rendering a stereo audio signal over a first loudspeaker and a second loudspeaker with respect to a desired direction, the stereo audio signal comprising a...
US20160037259 STEREO BOUNDARY MICROPHONE AND STEREO BOUNDARY MICROPHONE ADAPTER  
The stereo boundary microphone includes a boundary plate, a case body attached to the boundary plate and having an elongate shape including left and right grooves provided in opposite sides and...
US20160037258 Phase Independent Surround Speaker  
A speaker is disclosed that can be positioned as either a right or left front surround or a right or left rear surround in any surround sound system. The speaker includes a housing including a...
US20160037257 MICROPHONE WITH PROGRAMMABLE FREQUENCY RESPONSE  
Methods and apparatus automatically cancel or attenuate an unwanted signal (such as low frequencies from wind buffets) from, and/or control frequency response of, a condenser microphone, or...
US20160037256 MICROPHONE  
When external pressure extremely increases, a waterproof vibration membrane tends to be resiliently deformed extremely toward the inside. However, an inward resilient deformation inhibiting member...
US20160037255 BEAMFORMING IN VARYING SOUND PRESSURE LEVEL  
A method that uses a microphone array for spatially selective sound pickup during an audio-video recording session is described. An audio signal for the audio-video recording session is generated...
US20160037254 Unidirectional Close-Talking Microphone and Microphone Cap  
The orientation of the directional axis and the directionality of a microphone are adjusted through a simple configuration. A unidirectional close-talking microphone includes a microphone unit...
US20160037253 PORTABLE SPEAKER SYSTEM  
A portable speaker assembly includes a body, a speaker, and a membrane. The body includes a first plate spaced from a second plate, and a surface of the body defines a port having a first...