neighborhood (Total 797 Patents Found)

A mobile based neighborhood watch system capable of group interactions, anonymous messages and observation reports. Employing a downloadable mobile client application in their mobile device, members of a local neighborhood watch group can send messages to each other, wherein messages can include voice recorded on their...
Methods, devices, and computer program products for synchronization of wireless devices in a peer-to-peer network are described herein. In one aspect, a method for determining at least one of a time for exiting and a time for entering a low power sleep mode to utilize a discovery window is provided. The method includes...
An automatic service selection feature in a local cordless services architecture. The local cordless services architecture is configured such that a mobile telephone equipped subscriber may place or receive calls for a fixed rate, for example, per month without having to pay radio frequency air time charges any time th...
本发明涉及一种用于编码数字图像数据(I)的方法,所述数据包括具有对应像素值(i0,…,i112)的像素(p0,p112)的一个或多个阵列。对于像素的每一个阵列,基于邻近于待编码的当前像素(p0)的特定邻域区(SN)中的经重构的像素(p1,...
Methods of promoting health are provided according to embodiments of the present invention which include establishing a plurality of neighborhood centers for providing healthy diet, detoxification and lifestyle protocols to the public. In preferred embodiments, the healthy diet protocols provided by the neighborhood ce...
A method for providing a local cordless service comprises the steps of receiving subscriber neighborhood zone selection input so that a mobile telephone equipped subscriber may place or receive calls for a fixed rate, for example, per month without having to pay radio frequency air time charges any time they are locate...
A method for providing a local cordless service comprises the steps of receiving subscriber neighborhood zone selection input so that a mobile telephone equipped subscriber may place or receive calls for a fixed rate, for example, per month without having to pay radio frequency air time charges any time they are locate...
A set of clusters is selected from a concept space including clusters with concepts extracted to visualize document content. A theme is identified in each of the clusters. Each theme includes a concept ranked within the cluster. Unique candidate spines including clusters sharing at least one common theme are logically ...
A method, an apparatus, and a computer-readable medium for wireless communication are provided. In an aspect, an apparatus may be configured to generate a first hash value based on a service name associated with a service. The apparatus may be configured to generate a service identifier based on the first hash value, t...
Methods, devices, and computer program products for transmitting and receiving discovery and paging messages in a wireless communication device are described herein. In one aspect, a wireless apparatus operable in a wireless communication system includes a discovery engine configured to communicate with a wireless netw...
The present invention relates to a system for interactively moving a hit point within a current triangle of the model, where the hit point defines a location of a brush stamp relative to the model, where a circle with a radius either defines the brush stamp or minimally contains the brush stamp. For each vertex of the ...
The disclosed system and method provide a binary image generation method. Used, for example, in a digital reprographic system, the method is suitable for eliminating printing artifacts for high addressable binary digital output, such as digital copies, using an optimized ordered error diffusion method with dynamically ...
A method and apparatus are disclosed in which defect behavior in an integrated circuit is discovered and modeled rather than assuming defect behavior in the form of a fault. A plurality of tests are performed on an integrated circuit to produce passing and failing responses. The failing responses are examined in conjun...
Techniques are disclosed for detecting sudden illumination changes using radiance consistency within a spatial neighborhood. A background/foreground (BG/FG) component of a behavior recognition system may be configured to generate a background image depicting a scene background. Further, the (BG/FG) component may period...
Various example embodiments are disclosed. According to an example embodiment, a technique may include storing, by a mobile station while in an active state, a neighborhood paging list, transitioning from active state to idle state, receiving a paging group ID from a local base station, determining that the paging grou...
A local-neighborhood Laplacian Eigenmap (LNLE) algorithm is provided for methods and systems for semi-supervised learning on manifolds of data points in a high-dimensional space. In one embodiment, an LNLE based method includes building an adjacency graph over a dataset of labelled and unlabelled points. The adjacency ...
A system and method of determining a common neighborhood of users sharing a common activity from a plurality of users is provided. The system and method may be used to predict, for a user in the common neighborhood of users, a potential activity from the activities of at least one other user in the common neighborhood ...
A method and apparatus includes a NAN communication device suppressing NAN scanning and scanning using an alternate scanning protocol while suppressing NAN scanning. The method additionally includes detecting a transmission from another communication device while scanning using the alternate scanning protocol and deter...
An e-learning system has a local classroom comprising a local student station and an instructor station, such that local students at the local student station and an instructor at the instructor station face each other directly along a first viewing line, a plurality of remote classrooms each having a student station, ...
Systems and methods for formatting frames in neighborhood aware networks are described herein. One aspect of the subject matter described in the disclosure provides a method of communicating in a wireless neighborhood aware network (NAN). The method includes determining at least one connection setup information element...
Disclosed is a method for determining the placement of ITAPs in wireless neighborhood networks. The method disclosed provides for efficient integration of multi-hop wireless networks with the Internet by placing ITAPs at strategic locations. Initially the method provides for the formulation of the ITAP placement proble...
An apparatus and method for determining a program neighborhood of a client node in a client-server network is described. The program neighborhood of the client node includes application programs hosted by application servers on the network. The present invention enables a user of a client node to learn of these applica...
A system and method for a mobile device to learn information about the access networks within its neighborhood is disclosed. In certain embodiments, information about networks in a neighborhood of a particular network is stored in a database associated with a dynamic host configuration protocol server. Periodic beacons...
The invention belongs to the technical field of image processing, and relates to a wavelet image denoising method based on full-phase neighborhood windowing. The method comprises the following steps: processing a noise image f(x, y) through single-scale wavelet transformation to acquire four sub-band coefficients respe...
A method for removing noise on a pixel by pixel basis from pixels of a digital image is disclosed. The pixels are used to produce a map of features, which then are used to produce a variable shape neighborhood region of cleaning pixels with respect to the original value of the pixel of interest. The neighborhood region...
一种基于邻域优化的城市路网系统的分布式模型预测控制方法,包括以下步骤:1)建立路段数学模型;2)创建城市交通网络系统模型及城市交通路网系统分布式模型:在路段模型的基础上引入了控制分量G(k),对路网系统模型进行分解和变形,得...
Selon l'invention, un ensemble de grappes (50) est sélectionné dans un espace conceptuel. Cet espace conceptuel comprend des grappes (50) ayant des concepts (53) pour visualiser le contenu (49) de documents, en fonction de concepts extraits (47). Un thème dans chaque grappe d'une pluralité de grappes (50) e...
A method and apparatus for providing telephone call hand offs between a local cordless service and a different wireless cellular service such as a macro-cellular service. The local cordless service may be configured such that a mobile telephone equipped subscriber may place or receive calls for a fixed rate, for exampl...
Methods, apparatuses, and computer program products for the selection, identification, and comparison of metrics used by a wireless device within range of a plurality of wireless communication systems, such as neighborhood aware networks, to determine which wireless communication system provides the desired capabilitie...
L'invention porte sur des procédés, des dispositifs et des produits programme d'ordinateur pour synchronisation de dispositifs sans fil dans un réseau poste à poste. Selon un aspect, un procédé pour déterminer un instant de sortie et/ou un instant d'entrée dans un mode sommeil basse puissance afin d...
A neighborhood zone covering an enclosed or surrounded environment, such as a man-made building or high-rise, is defined within a mobile telecommunications network by associating a plurality of base stations with respective cell areas. A same neighborhood list indicating all measurement channels being utilized within t...
A method for generating a model for indexing neighborhood growth includes: storing transaction messages, each including a geographic location and transaction data, where the geographic location is in one of a plurality of geographic areas; receiving demographic characteristic data including property value data associat...
An e-learning system has a local classroom comprising a local student station and an instructor station, such that local students at the local student station and an instructor at the instructor station face each other directly along a first viewing line, a plurality of remote classrooms each having a student station, ...
A neighborhood creating device includes: a memory; and one or more processors that execute a procedure in the memory, the procedure including a position acquiring process that acquires position information representing a position of a mobile object; a data creating process that creates mobile object data representing a...
本发明一种基于邻域信息评估的热轧钢板表面缺陷图像识别方法,属于模式识别和机器视觉领域,本发明在钢板表面缺陷图像的特征提取中引入了局部二值模式的特征提取方法,该方法提取的特征具有:同类缺陷的特征集中而不同类型缺陷特...
Admitting a new node into a network without collisions and providing collision-free transmission of packets into a channel, such that: an upper bound can be enforced for the time elapsed between two consecutive time slots assigned to the same node; no collision-avoidance handshake is required for each packet transmissi...