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9041561 Method for controlling power usage of a reporting device  
A system and method for controlling power usage of a reporting device associated with an asset is disclosed. According to one embodiment, a method determines whether the reporting device is in a...
9020755 AD-HOC differential GPS referencing using parked vehicles  
A method of determining a position of a moving vehicle. A global position is detected by a global positioning device of at least one parked vehicle in a vicinity of the moving vehicle. The global...
8994591 Locating a mobile station and applications therefor  
A location system and applications therefor is disclosed for wireless telecommunication infrastructures. The system is an end-to-end solution having one or more location systems for outputting...
8994546 Remote monitoring of material storage containers  
Arrangement and method for monitoring a material storage container which includes a housing defining an interior receivable of removable material. An interior sensor system is arranged on the...
8989915 Vehicular wireless communication apparatus and communication system  
A vehicular wireless communication apparatus disposed in a subject vehicle determines whether a travel locus of the subject vehicle is similar to a travel locus of a lead vehicle. When the travel...
8983489 Method for positioning by Wi-Fi signals  
A method for positioning a terminal using signals received from a plurality of access points of at least one wireless telecommunications network is disclosed. According to some aspects, the...
8981916 Method and apparatus for customized vehicle sound-based location  
A system includes a vehicle-based processor configured to receive a wireless vehicle-locate request from a remote device. The processor is also configured to receive an instruction from the remote...
8971923 Methods of and systems for measuring beacon stability of wireless access points  
Methods of and systems for measuring beacon stability of wireless access points are provided. A method of determining a measure of likelihood that a designated wireless device exhibits at least...
8970432 Femtocell calibration for timing based locating systems  
Systems and methods disclosed herein can implement a femtocell calibration solution that uses the known location of the femtocell to calibrate timing based locating systems. The calculated time...
8965393 Estimating the location of a wireless terminal based on assisted GPS and pattern matching  
A method of using a non-GPS-derived technique to estimate the location of an Assisted-GPS-enabled wireless terminal for the purposes of generating location-specific assistance data for the...
8954270 System and method for detecting accident location  
Provided is a system for detecting an accident location, including: a navigation apparatus to extract identification information of a preinstalled apparatus, first distance information between the...
8954261 Autonomous vehicle positioning system for misbehavior detection  
An autonomous vehicle positioning system for determining a position of a remote vehicle relative to a mobile host vehicle based on safety alert messages broadcast from the remote vehicle relating...
8942880 Method and device for operating a driver assistance system of a vehicle  
A method for operating a driver assistance system of a vehicle is described, together with a corresponding device, a corresponding vehicle, and a corresponding computer program. The driver...
8938256 Communication and control system using location aware devices for producing notification messages operating under rule-based control  
A cellular telephone handset stores audio files previously recorded by the user as well as voice mail messages from other users and selectively transmitted selected ones of these files to the...
8922433 Unsupervised learning and location systems for tracking in wireless communication systems  
The present invention provides a method of unsupervised learning and location for tracking users in a wireless communication system. One embodiment of the method includes forming a signal map of a...
8922432 Method and apparatus for limiting redundant positioning polling from a mobile device in a real-time location system (RTLS)  
A method and apparatus for limiting redundant positioning polling from a mobile device in a Real-Time Location System (RTLS) is disclosed. The method comprises reading a current position of the...
8903591 Controlling a vehicle having inadequate map data  
A vehicle can be controlled in a first autonomous mode of operation by at least navigating the vehicle based on map data. Sensor data can be obtained using one or more sensors of the vehicle. The...
8896431 Apparatus and method for compromised vehicle tracking  
Before a vehicle is parked, a signal is received from at least one of a base station and a location determination system. It is determined when the signal fails to meet at least one predetermined...
8892331 Drive assist system and wireless communication device for vehicle  
A drive assist system includes: wireless communication devices on first and second vehicles. The wireless communication device on the first vehicle includes: a distance calculation device for...
8884821 Apparatus and method for determining vehicle location  
Communications are established and conducted between a communication and jamming detection at a vehicle and a base station. At the communication and jamming detection device, a determination is...
8880296 Techniques for improving safe operation of a vehicle  
Vehicle control system and method in which restrictions on travel of the vehicle are determined based on an indication of the visibility of a driver and information about objects moving in a...
8860611 RFID-based mobile vehicle localization  
An RFID localization system includes RFID tags positioned at known locations in a local frame of reference. Each RFID tag generates an RF signal indicative of its unique identity. RF antennas are...
8838133 Mobile communication apparatus, position information acquiring method, and computer-readable storage medium  
A mobile communication apparatus may receive a first direction from a reference target to an external apparatus and a first distance from the reference target to a position of the external...
8836580 RF proximity tags providing indoor and outdoor navigation and method of use  
The navigation system method described herein could guide people around urban environments, detect guide and navigate them to destinations, add-on to the portable phone. We have focused on the...
8832718 Method and apparatus for providing an interface between application software and a satellite positioning system sub-system in a location enabled device  
Method and apparatus for providing an interface between application software and an SPS sub-system embedded in a location-enabled device is described. In one example, the location-enabled device...
8825259 Detecting lane closures and lane shifts by an autonomous vehicle  
In an example implementation, an autonomous vehicle is configured to detect closures and lane shifts in a lane of travel. The vehicle is configured to operate in an autonomous mode and determine a...
8805278 Main board, and method of implementing network/card locking and mobile terminal in which network/card locking is implemented  
The disclosure discloses a main board, wherein the main board includes: a first pad; a second pad connected to the first pad; and a third pad connected to both the first pad and the second pad....
8786494 Method to modify calibration data used to locate a mobile unit  
A method of modifying calibration data used to geo-locate a mobile station located in an indoor environment is disclosed. When a mobile station is located indoors, the signal strength of signals...
8768404 Mobile radio terminal  
When active software makes a request for measuring position information, during roaming, a control unit does not execute GPS measurement, but notifies the software of an error indicating that, for...
8762035 System and method for realtime community information exchange  
System and method for traffic mapping service are disclosed for allowing plurality of users having each a navigation device to transmit their locations to a server and optionally to signal to the...
8755764 Extending the range of vehicular cellular communications  
A system and method for extending the cellular range of communications using a vehicle telematics unit. The system includes the vehicle telematics unit which is connected with other vehicle...
8750892 System and method for naming a location based on user-specific information  
A system for naming a location includes a mobile communication device equipped with a position locator system that is configured to identify a location of the device, a first data store for...
8738077 Mobile radio unit with a dosimeter-radiometer  
The mobile radio unit (phone, smartphone) comprises body 16 with an incorporated processor 1. The processor 1 is connected with memory 2, display 3, audible alarm aids 4, keyboard 5, power unit 6,...
8731818 Navigation system for motor vehicles  
A navigation system for motor vehicles includes a receiving unit for receiving traffic messages to which a location information object is in each case assigned. A display unit for displaying a...
8712438 Method and system for associating a cell-sector with time-dependent location parameters  
A set of location fixes is obtained for a plurality of mobile stations, wherein each mobile station is served by a serving area of a wireless network at a respective date and time of day. The set...
8712676 Method for computing an energy efficient route  
Probe data is analyzed to derive Longitudinal Speed Profiles (LSPs) and an Optimal Longitudinal Speed Profile (18) for each road segment or link in a digital map network. The Longitudinal Speed...
8700315 Sensor interface with mobile terminal satellite modem and global location system  
A system and method for implementing a low-power local-area network for use with a mobile terminal satellite modem. This low-power local-area network enables sensors on an asset to transmit sensor...
8682344 Method and an apparatus for transmitting signals for location based service, and a method and an apparatus for measuring location related information based on the signals  
A wireless communication system is disclosed. The wireless communication system transmits a location measure signal for determining a location of a user equipment to the user equipment by...
8676430 Controlling a vehicle having inadequate map data  
A vehicle can be controlled in a first autonomous mode of operation by at least navigating the vehicle based on map data. Sensor data can be obtained using one or more sensors of the vehicle. The...
8670748 Remotely locating and commanding a mobile device  
Methods, systems, and apparatus are presented for processing a remote lock command message. In one aspect, a method includes receiving, by a mobile device, a remote lock command message comprising...
8666367 Remotely locating and commanding a mobile device  
Methods, systems, and apparatus are presented for processing a remote command message. In one aspect, a method includes accessing a subscribed topic hosted on a notification service, the...
8666035 Technique for assisting a user with information services at an information/call center  
A method for providing a communication assistance service by a communication assistance service provider includes receiving a communication at the communication assistance service provider from a...
8645064 Prioritized and subjectively personal navigation  
Apparatus and methods for recommending a navigation destination based upon recent updates are provided. The apparatus and methods include, in one or more aspects, receiving a request from a user...
8638774 Controlling timing of synchronization updates  
A base station for use in a mobile communications network includes a frequency synthesizer for generating signals at desired frequencies and a packet data interface for transmitting and receiving...
8619908 Wireless ranging system and related methods  
A wireless ranging system for determining a range of a remote wireless device may include a wireless transmitter and a wireless receiver. The wireless ranging system may also include a ranging...
8606495 Method and apparatus for mining vehicle safety arrangements  
A method for a safety system of a mining vehicle. The method comprises scanning the surroundings of the mining vehicle while the mining vehicle is driven and giving a collision warning if an...
8583329 Techniques for improving safe operation of a vehicle  
Vehicle control system and method in which restrictions on travel of the vehicle are determined based on an indication of the visibility of a driver and information about objects moving in a...
8576123 Method and system for vessel authentication and location validation  
A method of and system for vessel authentication and location validation. The method includes detecting a radio transmission from a target vessel in a vessel control area; determining a time and...
8570193 Apparatus and method for transmitting/identifying location based on local communication  
Provided are an apparatus and method for transmitting/identifying a location based on local communication. The apparatus, includes: a location information calculating unit for receiving a Global...
8559974 Methods of and systems for measuring beacon stability of wireless access points  
Methods of and systems for measuring beacon stability of wireless access points are provided. A method of determining a measure of likelihood that a designated wireless device exhibits at least...