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Motorola Mobility patents (2015 archive)


Recent patent applications related to Motorola Mobility. Motorola Mobility is listed as an Agent/Assignee. Note: Motorola Mobility may have other listings under different names/spellings. We're not affiliated with Motorola Mobility, we're just tracking patents.

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12/24/15 / #20150371028

Wearable electronic device and method for securing same

The disclosure is directed to a wearable device that is configured to secure itself based on signals received from a pulse sensor. According to one implementation, the pulse sensor includes a light source (e.g., a light-emitting diode) and a photo sensor. ... Motorola Mobility

12/17/15 / #20150363958

Making a computer display more expressive

According to aspects of the present disclosure, certain areas of the display screen are logically considered to be “privileged.” for example, a user may run a utility program and selected areas of the wallpaper to be privileged. In another example, a utility scans the wallpaper looking for, say, a face or text and marks the location around the face or text as privileged. ... Motorola Mobility

12/10/15 / #20150355718

Preemptive machine learning-based gesture recognition

A system and method for detecting a viewing gesture with respect to a wrist-worn device employ a logistic-regression model to pre-learn gesture metrics for on events. An output model is produced for deployment on a consumer device, allowing real-time gesture detection with high accuracy and low latency.. ... Motorola Mobility

12/03/15 / #20150349410

Antenna system and method of assembly for a wearable electronic device

An antenna system for a wearable electronic device includes a first conductive surface constructed from a segment of outer housing of the wearable electronic device. The first conductive surface spans a first axis through the wearable electronic device. ... Motorola Mobility

12/03/15 / #20150349372

Stacked electrochemical cell with increased energy density

An electrochemical cell assembly (500) includes a first cell and a second cell. The first cell can include a first anode (503) and a first cathode (504), wound in a first jellyroll assembly (501) with a first jellyroll assembly exterior defined by the first cathode. ... Motorola Mobility

12/03/15 / #20150346694

Displaying notifications on a watchface

Disclosed are techniques for displaying notifications on a watchface. In one or more implementations, a watchface is displayed on a display of a smartwatch. ... Motorola Mobility

11/26/15 / #20150341561

Enhanced image capture

Disclosed are techniques that provide a “best” picture taken within a few seconds of the moment when a capture command is received (e.g., when the “shutter” button is pressed). In some situations, several still images are automatically (that is, without the user's input) captured. ... Motorola Mobility

11/26/15 / #20150341550

Enhanced image capture

Disclosed are techniques that provide a “best” picture taken within a few seconds of the moment when a capture command is received (e.g., when the “shutter” button is pressed). In some situations, several still images are automatically (that is, without the user's input) captured. ... Motorola Mobility

11/26/15 / #20150341549

Enhanced image capture

Disclosed are techniques that provide a “best” picture taken within a few seconds of the moment when a capture command is received (e.g., when the “shutter” button is pressed). In some situations, several still images are automatically (that is, without the user's input) captured. ... Motorola Mobility

11/26/15 / #20150341548

Enhanced image capture

Disclosed are techniques that provide a “best” picture taken within a few seconds of the moment when a capture command is received (e.g., when the “shutter” button is pressed). In some situations, several still images are automatically (that is, without the user's input) captured. ... Motorola Mobility

11/26/15 / #20150341547

Enhanced image capture

Disclosed are techniques that provide a “best” picture taken within a few seconds of the moment when a capture command is received (e.g., when the “shutter” button is pressed). In some situations, several still images are automatically (that is, without the user's input) captured. ... Motorola Mobility

11/26/15 / #20150341546

Enhanced image capture

Disclosed are techniques that provide a “best” picture taken within a few seconds of the moment when a capture command is received (e.g., when the “shutter” button is pressed). In some situations, several still images are automatically (that is, without the user's input) captured. ... Motorola Mobility

11/19/15 / #20150334274

Electronic device with flexible housing portion and related method

The disclosure is directed to an electronic device having an internal light source that emits light along a path through the housing. The housing has at least one flexible portion which, when subjected to external pressure flexes, thereby altering the path of the light. ... Motorola Mobility

11/19/15 / #20150332086

Tagging visual media on a mobile device

This document describes techniques enabling tagging of visual media on a mobile device. In some cases the techniques determine, based on meeting a threshold of manual tagging of a person or object, to “bulk” tag visual media stored on the mobile device. ... Motorola Mobility

11/19/15 / #20150331542

Electronic device with infrared sensor-based user input controls

An electronic device uses one or more infrared sensors to detect infrared light from a person's body (e.g., a user's finger) to initiate a function of the electronic device. According to an implementation, the housing of the electronic device includes a flexible portion that opens an aperture in response to external pressure (e.g., a user pressing down on the flexible portion) to allow infrared light from the person's body to reach an infrared sensor. ... Motorola Mobility

11/12/15 / #20150326720

Method and apparatus for managing contact information

A method and apparatus for managing contact information includes an electronic device detecting 302 a pair of communications by the electronic device related to a contact and parsing 304 at least one of the communications in the pair of communications to determine a time duration for a record for the contact. The method further includes the electronic device setting 306 a time duration element for the record based on the time duration to cause deletion of the record when the time duration has elapsed.. ... Motorola Mobility

11/12/15 / #20150324461

Data query of a peer device

In embodiments for data query of a peer device, a peer device implements a peer communication manager that monitors for a broadcast message with keywords that are broadcast by a requesting peer device. The keywords are usable by a peer data manager of the peer device to search for content items of shareable content that is stored on the peer device and designated as shareable. ... Motorola Mobility

11/05/15 / #20150319217

Sharing visual media

This document describes techniques that allow a user to quickly and easily share visual media. In some cases the techniques share visual media with an interested person automatically and without needing interaction from the user, such as to select the person or the manner in which to share an image. ... Motorola Mobility

11/05/15 / #20150317565

Drawing an inference using multiple sensors

Disclosed are techniques (300, 500, 600) and apparatuses (102, 700) for drawing an inference using multiple sensors. These techniques and apparatuses enable a computing device to choose (302) a set of sensors that are capable of providing information for an inference, invoke (304) the chosen set of sensors to provide the information, receive (306) the information from at least a subset of the chosen sensors, and draw (308), based on the received information, the inference. ... Motorola Mobility

11/05/15 / #20150317464

Selective infrared filtering for imaging-based user authentication and visible light imaging

A device (100) includes an infrared light source (114), an imaging sensor (212), and an electrochromic filter (214) overlying the imaging sensor. The electrochromic filter is configurable between at least a first filter state and a second filter state, whereby the second filter state has a higher infrared light transmittance than the first filter state. ... Motorola Mobility

10/29/15 / #20150312058

Apparatus and method for antenna matching

A method and apparatus are for performing antenna matching and include determining a cable connection state of a cable connector, generating a cable detection signal that indicates the cable connection state, and modifying impedance transform of a tunable matching circuit in response to the cable detection signal. The cable detection signal indicates one of a presence and an absence of a cable connector. ... Motorola Mobility

10/22/15 / #20150304785

Portable electronic device with acoustic and/or proximity sensors and methods therefor

An electronic device includes a housing and a user interface. The electronic device also includes an acoustic detector and one or more processors operable with the acoustic detector. ... Motorola Mobility

10/01/15 / #20150281985

Selective user notification for link termination events in wireless personal area network

A user device includes a wireless interface to establish a wireless personal area network (wpan) link with another user device. The user device further includes a notification controller to, in response to a link termination event (306) for the wpan link, selectively trigger a user alert based on at least one of: an indication (312) of whether the user device is in proximity to a user; and an indication (314) of whether the other user device is identified as a user-portable device. ... Motorola Mobility

10/01/15 / #20150281428

Portable electronic device with dual, diagonal proximity sensors and mode switching functionality

An electronic device (100) includes a housing (127,128) having a front major face, a rear major face, a first side edge (201), and a second side edge 202. A display (102) is disposed along the front major face. ... Motorola Mobility

10/01/15 / #20150280311

Systems and methods for a surface-mountable stamped antenna

Systems and methods are provided for an antenna structure (100) configured for attachment to a circuit board (102). The antenna structure includes a main body (103) having a first end (105), a second end (107) opposite from the first end, and a side (109) extending between the first end and the second end. ... Motorola Mobility

10/01/15 / #20150277885

System and method for providing customized resources on a handheld electronic device

The present disclosure provides a system and method for customizing operating system and application resources on an electronic device. Disclosed methods of operation include checking for an optimization tag in an application file prior to installing the application file on an electronic device, checking properties of the electronic device in response to detecting the optimization tag, purging resource files that are not necessary for the electronic device based on the electronic device properties, and installing the application on the device. ... Motorola Mobility

10/01/15 / #20150277744

Gesture text selection

In embodiments of gesture text selection, an initial text selection start position is determined from a detected touch contact on a touch-sensitive interface. A first touch gesture input can be tracked on the touch-sensitive interface in a direction parallel to a text-line orientation to reposition the initial text selection start position to a repositioned text selection start position. ... Motorola Mobility

10/01/15 / #20150277545

Apparatus and method for awakening a primary processor out of sleep mode

One disclosed method includes communicating with a kernel running on a primary processor, by a second processor, in response to detection of a state change; performing a hardware operation, in response to the state change, using the kernel without waking user space on the primary processor, where the user space remains suspended; and resuming a sleep mode of the primary processor by suspending the kernel after the hardware operation is completed. One example of a hardware operation is modification of display data on a touchscreen display. ... Motorola Mobility

10/01/15 / #20150277461

Power supply system with multiple output ports and associated methods for output port power management

A power supply system is operable to contemporaneously supply power to multiple output ports when available power from a power source is insufficient to meet maximum potential power requirements of load devices coupled to the output ports. The power supply system includes a system monitor, multiple power converters, and optional temperature sensing circuits, where each power converter supplies power to a respective output port. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150271785

Managing device resources and configuration

Disclosed are systems and methods for managing data use by a user device. In an embodiment, the resolution of media generation, media presentation, or both are altered to optimize the device's usage of data under a data allotment. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150271784

Managing device resources and configuration

Disclosed are systems and methods for managing data use by a user device. In an embodiment, the resolution of media generation, media presentation, or both are altered to optimize the device's usage of data under a data allotment. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150271689

Managing device resources and configuration

Disclosed are systems and methods for managing data use by a user device. In an embodiment, the resolution of media generation, media presentation, or both are altered to optimize the device's usage of data under a data allotment. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150271655

Emergency communication system and methods therefor

A system includes a server complex and one or more mobile communication devices in communication with the server complex. The server complex includes one or more processors to define one or more elevated safety risk regions within a communication network. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150271651

Method on a writing instrument having wireless communication capability

A writing instrument (e.g., a pen or stylus) is able to wirelessly receive a message, receive a responsive input from a user (either spoken or written using the writing instrument), convert the user input into text, and transmit the text in a first mode (if the responsive input is spoken) or in a second mode (if the responsive input is written). The first mode and the second modes may correspond, for example, to different recipient groups.. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150271405

System for auto-hdr capture decision making

A method and apparatus for invoking a high dynamic range (“hdr”) mode in a camera are disclosed. The method comprises detecting that the camera is operating in a preview mode. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150271371

User device with laser etched camouflage sensor aperture

A user device and method are provided for visually camouflaging a lens. A housing of the user device having at least one outer layer of opaque material with a pattern of small holes laser etched into the at least one outer layer of opaque material. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150271307

Modular device and methods therefor

A device (1400) includes an electronic device (100) with one or more processors (501), one or more memory devices (508), a display (101), and a first electrical connector (206). An electronic accessory module (600) includes a second electrical connector (806). ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150271119

Message classification system with context determination and method of operation thereof

A message classification system and method of manufacture operation thereof including: a receiving device including: a communication unit for receiving a threaded message, the threaded message part of a message thread having multiple messages, a processing unit coupled to the communication unit for: generating an emotional content identifier based on the threaded message, the emotional content identifier having a confidence value, and determining a master emoticon based on the confidence value of the emotional content identifier of the threaded message and at least one of the multiple messages for display on a display interface.. . ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150270730

Method and apparatus for providing charging alerts

A method and apparatus for providing charging alerts includes an electronic device detecting an indication of an event and determining that the event makes a charging opportunity at least partially unavailable for the electronic device. The method further includes the electronic device responsively determining a set of charging solutions and presenting an alert, using the electronic device, which indicates at least a first charging solution in the set of charging solutions.. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150269936

Gesture-based messaging method, system, and device

This disclosure is generally directed to a method on a gesture-based messaging device (“messaging device”). According to various implementations, the messaging device detects a user's gesture (e.g., arm gesture, hand gesture, or finger gesture) using, for example, electromyography or emg. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150269370

Biometric authentication for regulating access to content sources via a client device

A client device captures biometric data from a user and stores the biometric data to identify the user. To simplify access to content from a content source, the user identifies the content source to the client device, which identifies authentication information associated with the user by the content source. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150268991

Method and apparatus for managing the scheduling of unscheduled events

A method and apparatus for managing the scheduling of unscheduled events includes an electronic device detecting an indication of an unscheduled event for a first time period and determining that a remaining charge for the electronic device is insufficient to complete the unscheduled event during the first time period. The method further includes the electronic device determining a set of options for managing the unscheduled event based on the remaining charge and presenting the set of options using the electronic device.. ... Motorola Mobility

09/24/15 / #20150268944

Methods and devices for wireless device-to-device software upgrades

Disclosed herein are methods and devices for wireless device-to-device software upgrade. In one implementation, a source electronic device receives software version information from a target electronic device. ... Motorola Mobility

09/10/15 / #20150257066

Handover method based on seamless mobility conditions

Methods and apparatus for determining if seamless handover is required for mobile device network connections are disclosed. In one such method, a mobile device establishes connectivity to a public data network (“pdn”) via a cellular network, determines the availability of a plurality of wireless local area networks (“wlans”), at least one member of the plurality of wlans providing connectivity to the pdn via the cellular network, and determines if a condition requiring seamless handover is present. ... Motorola Mobility

09/10/15 / #20150256993

Methods and apparatus for radio network scanning using geo-tagged information from wireless client devices of heterogeneous wide area networks

A method includes collecting roaming connectivity information for a plurality of wide area networks from a plurality of mobile devices, independently of the wide area networks, receiving the roaming connectivity information at a server and relating the connectivity information to the wide area networks and to a plurality of geographic locations to create a roaming network connectivity information database, generating a list of candidate wide area networks to serve as roaming networks for a specific mobile device and a given location based on the roaming connectivity information, and sending a preferred roaming list to the specific mobile device, the preferred roaming list including the list of candidate wide area networks. The method may include receiving location prediction information from the mobile device, and generating the list of candidate wide area networks based on a predicted location.. ... Motorola Mobility

08/27/15 / #20150244940

Electronic device having multiple sides

An electronic device has an imaging device (such as a still camera or video camera) and is capable of displaying a viewfinder on one side or multiple sides of the device. The device may determine the side or sides on which to display the viewfinder based on factors such as user input, object proximity, grip detection, accelerometer data, and gyroscope data. ... Motorola Mobility

08/27/15 / #20150243224

Display system with independently controlled transmissive and reflective subpixels and method of use

A device (100) includes a display (102, 800) that is suitable for use under widely ranging lighting conditions. The display includes separately operable transmissive light modulator subpixels (402, 404, 406, 502, 504, 506, 602, 604, 606, 702, 704, 706, 808, 810, 812, 1036, 1136, 1204, 1304, 1404, 1504, 1716, 1916) that can be provided in at least three colors to provide a full color display but also includes separately operable reflective light modulator subpixels (408, 508, 608, 708, 814, 1038, 1138, 1202, 1302, 1402, 1502, 1714, 1914) that provide basic readability when light levels are so high (e.g., bright summer day) that the image presented by the transmissive light modulators would be difficult to discern. ... Motorola Mobility

08/27/15 / #20150242047

Method and device to reduce swipe latency

A plurality of methods 600-800 that collectively reduces touch swipe latency within a user interface (210) of an electronic device 100/200 includes: activating 610 a predictive touch utility 120; and in response to detecting 710 a sliding movement of an external manipulator 165 from a set of prior positions on a touchpanel 148 to a current position on the surface: dynamically computing 712 a predicted next position 392 based on the set of prior positions and the current position, before the external manipulator 165 arrives at an end position 240 while continuously touching the surface; and triggering 714 advancement of 536 the user interface 210 to a predicted next frame corresponding to the predicted next position 392. Activating the predictive touch utility 120 includes selecting and loading 612 a predictive touch profile 134 having a response curve 1500/1600 that correlates to gains applied to compute the predicted next position 392.. ... Motorola Mobility

08/27/15 / #20150241978

Electronic device having multiple sides with gesture sensors

An electronic device has multiple sides and multiple gesture sensors (such as infrared sensors) and can interpret gestures based on the movement detected by the gesture sensors. The device may interpret data from each of the gesture sensors as separate gestures, or may interpret the data from two or more of the sensors as one single gesture. ... Motorola Mobility

08/27/15 / #20150241725

Display system with independently controlled transmissive and reflective subpixels and method of use

A device (100) includes a display (102, 800) that is suitable for use under widely ranging lighting conditions. The display includes separately operable transmissive light modulator subpixels (402, 404, 406, 502, 504, 506, 602, 604, 606, 702, 704, 706, 808, 810, 812, 1036, 1136, 1204, 1304, 1404, 1504, 1716, 1916) that can be provided in at least three colors to provide a full color display but also includes separately operable reflective light modulator subpixels (408, 508, 608, 708, 814, 1038, 1138, 1202, 1302, 1402, 1502, 1714, 1914) that provide basic readability when light levels are so high (e.g., bright summer day) that the image presented by the transmissive light modulators would be difficult to discern. ... Motorola Mobility

08/20/15 / #20150237756

Method and apparatus for seamlessly affixing a protective film to an electronic device

The present disclosure provides for a method for seamlessly affixing a protective film to an electronic device. The method includes affixing the protective film to a topside of a lens such that an empty space is formed between a perimeter of the lens and the protective film. ... Motorola Mobility

07/30/15 / #20150215618

Multi-processor support for array imagers

Using the techniques discussed herein, a set of images is captured by one or more array imagers (106). Each array imager includes multiple imagers configured in various manners. ... Motorola Mobility

07/30/15 / #20150213084

Method and system for prospective search query management

A method for managing prospective search queries is provided. A first prospective search query is received. ... Motorola Mobility

07/16/15 / #20150199554

Finger print state integration with non-application processor functions for power savings in an electronic device

A system includes a fingerprint sensor, an application processor, and an auxiliary processor. The application processor is operable to arm the fingerprint sensor prior to the application processor entering a low power or sleep mode. ... Motorola Mobility

07/09/15 / #20150193971

Methods and systems for generating a map including sparse and dense mapping information

Methods and systems for map generation are described. A computing device may receive outputs from a plurality of sensors at a position of the device in an environment, which may include data corresponding to visual features of the environment at the first position. ... Motorola Mobility

07/09/15 / #20150192439

Methods and systems for calibrating sensors of a computing device

Methods and systems for calibrating sensors on a computing device are described herein. In an example implementation, a computing device may perform a method to calibrate one or more sensors, which may include receiving an indication that a sensor has been calibrated. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150189774

Method and apparatus for operating a tray mechanism

A tray mechanism for a device housing includes a tray bed having a planar surface with first and second opposing sides that form a boundary around the planar surface, wherein the first opposing sides include a front side and a back side, wherein the front side is configured with dimensions for closing an opening of a cavity within the device housing, and wherein the second opposing sides are configured for a slideable attachment within the cavity of the device housing. The tray mechanism further includes a lever positioned on the planar surface of the tray bed and a hinge mechanism that pivotally connects the lever to the planar surface of the tray bed. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150189356

Personal device enhancement system with dynamic application execution mechanism and method of operation thereof

A personal device enhancement system and method of operation thereof including: a personal device including: a processing unit for determining a primary device context; a storage unit for storing a user profile; a wireless interface unit for receiving secondary device properties from a display device; and wherein the processing unit is for generating customized content based on the primary device context, the user profile, and the secondary device properties for display on the display device.. . ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150189339

Display of abbreviated video content

Disclosed are systems and methods for displaying advertising content to a user requesting to view desired video content, wherein the advertising content may be displayed as a full video advertisement or a corresponding abbreviated video advertisement, and wherein one or both of connection speed and user viewing habits are used to determine in what manner the advertising content is conveyed.. . ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150189190

Methods and systems for providing sensor data and image data to an application processor in a digital image format

Methods and systems for providing sensor data and image data to an application processor on a mobile device are described. An example method involves receiving image data from at least one camera of the mobile device and receiving sensor data from an inertial measurement (imu) of the mobile device. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150189059

Hdmi communication system for electronic devices and methods therefor

A system includes a mobile communication device and a communication companion device to communicate with the mobile communication device. The communication companion device can include a high-definition multimedia (hdmi) connector to couple to a remote device. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150188975

Distributing metadata to peer devices

This document describes techniques (300, 600, 700) and apparatuses (106, 800) for distributing metadata to peer devices. These techniques (300, 600, 700) and apparatuses (106, 800) enable a receiver device (106) store or create metadata associated with content streamed from one or more peer devices. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150188595

Maintaining a capacitor dielectric under strain to reduce capacitance variation due to time variant hysterisis effect

A method of pre-stressing the variable capacitor device that experiences a temporary time variant hysteresis effect is provided for electronic circuitry, which may include a mobile communication device. The method includes providing a periodic bias voltage to the variable capacitor such that the variable capacitor is maintained at least at a target stress level such that the capacitance of the variable capacitor when subject to a target bias voltage is predictable due to the time variant hysteresis effect being reduced.. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150188325

Dc power source and associated methods of operating same to efficiently supply a specification-compliant output voltage

A direct current (dc) power source includes a rechargeable battery and a battery charging circuit, and supplies an output voltage within a specified output voltage range to at least one output port. In one embodiment, the power source determines whether an input voltage is present at an input port, where the input voltage is usable to produce a battery charging voltage during normal operation of the charging circuit. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150188210

Systems and methods for a reconfigurable antenna using design elements on an electronic device housing

Systems and methods are disclosed for providing an electronic device (700) that includes a back housing (702) at least partially formed from a plurality of discrete antenna elements (706) and an antenna switching module (701) for selectively coupling two or more of the antenna elements to an antenna feed (723). The coupled antenna elements form an antenna for transmitting and/or receiving wireless communication signals. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150187339

Previewing notification content

In embodiments of previewing notification content, a computing device includes a display, a full-power processor, and a low-power processor that can present previews of notification content without utilizing the full-power processor. While the computing device is in a low-power state, the low-power processor can mask content retrieved from a buffer to expose a preview of the notification content. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150186715

Method and device for detecting a seating position in a vehicle

In one embodiment a method performed by an electronic device for determining a seating position of a person in a vehicle, the method comprises capturing at least one image of an environment of a vehicle, detecting, from the at least one captured image, an orientation of a retraining device within the vehicle, and determining the seating position of a person within the restraining device based on the orientation of the restraining device.. . ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150185836

Method and system for tilt-based actuation

An electronic device, system associated therewith, and method of operating an electronic device are disclosed. In one example embodiment, the method includes storing 310 a first base tilt position of the electronic device based upon at least one position signal received by a processing device at least indirectly from a position or movement sensing component. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150185815

Apparatus and method for passing event handling control from a primary processor to a secondary processor during sleep mode

One disclosed method includes generating a rule set by an application running on a primary processor. The rule set specifies how the application handles events. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150185811

Apparatus and method for managing graphics buffers for a processor in sleep mode

One disclosed method includes registering a graphics buffer with a kernel running on a first processor, storing the registered graphics buffer in memory initially without drawing the graphics buffer to a display, and passing the registered graphics buffer to a kernel display driver directly to draw the graphics buffer to the display, in response to a trigger. The method may further include informing a second processor of the registered graphics buffer and receiving the trigger by the kernel as a message from the second processor. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150185528

Method and apparatus for providing a display assembly having multiple displays

A method and apparatus performed by an electronic device for operating a display assembly of the electronic device includes a display assembly having an externally-lit display with first and second polarizing layers and a backlighting source. The first polarizing layer is positioned between the backlighting source and the second polarizing layer. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150185054

Methods and systems for synchronizing data received from multiple sensors of a device

Example methods and systems for synchronizing data received from multiple sensors of a device are provided. A method may be performed by a device having an application processor configured to function based on an operating system and a co-processor configured to receive data from sensors of the device. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150185043

Shoe-based sensor system for determining step length of a user

A method and apparatus for determining a step length of a user are disclosed. The method comprises transmitting, by a first sensor embedded in a first shoe, a signal to a second sensor embedded in a second shoe of the user, wherein the first sensor transmits the signal on being activated upon hitting a ground for a predetermined time period. ... Motorola Mobility

07/02/15 / #20150185018

Methods and systems for determining estimation of motion of a device

Methods and systems for determining estimation of motion of a device are provided. An example method includes receiving data from an inertial measurement unit (imu) of a device and receiving images from a camera of the device for a sliding time window. ... Motorola Mobility

06/25/15 / #20150181487

Methods and device for determining when to switch between multiple communication modes of a transceiver subsystem

A communication device performs a method for determining when to switch between multiple communication modes of a transceiver subsystem. The method includes detecting an indication that a multimedia message is ready for transmission. ... Motorola Mobility

06/25/15 / #20150181414

Discouraging text messaging while driving

A texting-while-driving-discouragement system (108) operates to discourage users from text messaging while driving. The system determines (306) whether a user is driving a vehicle, determines (308) whether the vehicle is moving at a speed that satisfies a threshold speed, and determines (310) whether the user is text messaging. ... Motorola Mobility

06/25/15 / #20150181388

Method and apparatus for determining direction information for a wireless device

A method performed by an apparatus includes scanning at least one of multiple radio frequencies using at least two beamforming antennas of a plurality of beamforming antennas coupled to the eyewear and detecting, on a first scanned radio frequency, first externally emitted radio energy. The method further includes identifying a first wireless device using the detected first externally emitted radio energy and determining a first direction of the first wireless device relative to the eyewear.. ... Motorola Mobility

06/25/15 / #20150179141

Portable electronic device controlling diffuse light source to emit light approximating color of object of user interest

A trigger event causes a portable electronic device to capture an image of an object in which a user has expressed interest. The trigger event can be an express command or an implied, or inferred, indication of the user's interest in the object. ... Motorola Mobility

06/25/15 / #20150177947

Enhanced user interface systems and methods for electronic devices

An electronic device includes a display, a user interface, and one or more motion or other sensors. One or more control circuits, operable with the display and the user interface, detect an application operating on the electronic device. ... Motorola Mobility

06/18/15 / #20150173022

Remedying power drain via a coverage map

A system and method for managing mobile communications device connectivity and communication behavior monitor device location relative to known communication-mode coverage areas and cause or suggest changes in device connectivity or behavior based on a power-drain map to preserve device battery power. The power-drain map provides, in an embodiment, a pairing of locations, available communication modes, and expected power drains when a given device employs each available communication mode. ... Motorola Mobility

06/18/15 / #20150172986

Method and apparatus for determining when to handover communications from a first to a second access network

A wireless communication device performs a method for determining when to trigger a handover of a communication session from a first access network to a second access network. The method includes determining, for an active communication session, a set of outgoing traffic statistics for outgoing traffic sent by the wireless communication device using the first access network and determining, for the active communication session, a set of incoming traffic statistics for incoming traffic received by the wireless communication device using the first access network. ... Motorola Mobility

06/18/15 / #20150172550

Display tiling for enhanced view modes

This document describes techniques (300, 500, 600) and apparatuses (102, 700) for implementing display tiling for enhanced view modes. These techniques (300, 500, 600) and apparatuses (102, 700) enable a computing device to apply a zoom-factor to a portion of a scene to provide a sub-portion of the scene for presentation on a display. ... Motorola Mobility

06/18/15 / #20150172426

Antenna tuning correction for multiple rear housing materials

A ue is provided having a front housing and a rear housing. The rear housing is made of a material that affects the operation of an antenna when operating at different frequency bands. ... Motorola Mobility

06/18/15 / #20150172242

Method and system for achieving communications in a manner accounting for one or more user preferences or contexts

A method and system for selectively communicating information are disclosed herein. In at least one embodiment, the method includes receiving at a server first information portions regarding one or more preferences, instructions, user profile details, or operational history details. ... Motorola Mobility

06/18/15 / #20150171919

Method and system to improve antenna tuner reliability

A method and system performs antenna tuning which enhances radio frequency (rf) tuner reliability within a wireless communication device (wcd). The wcd, in response to receiving a request to change an active rf tuning state, retrieves component usage data corresponding to components of a tuning circuit that is tunable to an rf operating channel. ... Motorola Mobility

06/18/15 / #20150171916

Mobile device with antenna and capacitance sensing system with slotted metal bezel

A mobile communication device is provided having a peripheral metal bezel made up of a plurality of metal segments. At least one of the metal segments on the bezel is configured to be a main antenna that is connected to a transceiver circuit via an antenna matching circuit. ... Motorola Mobility

06/18/15 / #20150169696

Systems and methods for communicating task reminders on portable electronic devices

Embodiments are provided for communicating reminders of pending tasks to users of electronic devices before the electronic devices lose battery power. According to certain aspects, an electronic device can generate (220) a battery trigger when the battery level decreases below a certain threshold. ... Motorola Mobility

06/18/15 / #20150169147

Information interchange via selective assembly using single gesture

Disclosed are methods and devices for a gesture-enabled tool that enables a user to assemble a data bundle using a single continuous gesture to select items for the data bundle from a plurality of menus or lists and to deliver the data bundle to a recipient as part of the single continuous gesture.. . ... Motorola Mobility

06/11/15 / #20150163743

Reducing power consumption by a wireless communication device with multiple wireless communication modems

A method includes: a wireless communication device (wcd) receiving information indicating that a second user device that is close-by is actively running a messaging application, which establishes an active communication channel with a communication service that is responsible for routing incoming voice and data communication to the wcd. The method also includes: establishing a short range communication between the communication device and the second user device; in response to receiving the information and establishing the short range communication, placing at least a first modem of the wcd in a sleep state; and in response to at least one subsequent trigger event, awakening the first modem to an active state to enable use of the first modem to complete communication. ... Motorola Mobility

06/11/15 / #20150163732

Multi-user congestion detection and mitigation mechanism

A method and system selects a serving cell based on call rejection information associated with registered user equipment (ues). In particular, a ue initially registered with a first serving cell determines a first rejection rate for the first cell by tracking and evaluating call rejection information associated with the ue and neighbor ues. ... Motorola Mobility

06/11/15 / #20150161701

Sizing wearable items by device scanning

Disclosed are techniques for sizing wearable items by device scanning. A shopper scans a wearable item with a sensor assembly of a mobile computing device, such as a mobile phone. ... Motorola Mobility

06/04/15 / #20150156717

Apparatus and method for wireless mobile device power savings

A method and apparatus provide power savings in a wireless mobile device. The wireless mobile device is capable of communicating within a first wireless communication system using a first wireless modem and communicating within a second wireless communication system using a second wireless modem. ... Motorola Mobility

06/04/15 / #20150156671

Methods for communicating simultaneously on multiple frequencies

This disclosure describes methods for communicating simultaneously on multiple frequencies. In various implementations, if a wireless terminal receives a first set of data and a second set of data simultaneously on different frequencies, then it sends signals responsive to the first and second sets of data on different slots of a single uplink subframe and on different frequencies.. ... Motorola Mobility

06/04/15 / #20150156647

Methods and devices for path-loss estimation

A method on an electronic device for a wireless network is described. A wireless signal is received from a second electronic device. ... Motorola Mobility

06/04/15 / #20150155719

Method and system for rapid charging of rechargeable cells

A method (300) and system (600) of adjusting a charging current to one or more cells (601) is provided. The method includes obtaining (301) a plurality of charging time periods, where each charging time period defined as a time period required to charge the one or more cells with a predefined current at one of a plurality of different temperatures. ... Motorola Mobility

05/28/15 / #20150148049

Method and apparatus for allocating resources for device-to-device communication

A method on a network entity of a wireless network is described. The network entity communicates with a first user equipment (ue). ... Motorola Mobility

05/28/15 / #20150148021

Methods and systems for system updating of mobile devices operating in privacy or other informationally restricted modes

A method (600) of providing device updates or personalization to a mobile communication device (706) operating in an informationally restrictive mode is provided. The method can include querying 707 a plurality of mobile communication devices 701,702,703,704,705,706 operating in a distributed system 700. ... Motorola Mobility

05/28/15 / #20150147913

Dual connector coupling for accessory device and electronic device using the same

An electronic device includes an analog connector and a digital connector. The analog connector has one or more analog signal contacts and at least one other contact. ... Motorola Mobility

05/21/15 / #20150143255

Name composition assistance in messaging applications

A method includes identifying, at an electronic device (100) a candidate name responsive to user input (110) indicating a salutational trigger (130) during composition of a body (122, 222, 322, 422) of a message of a messaging application (102). Identifying the candidate name including at least one of: parsing a recipient-specific portion of a recipient message address (602) of the message; parsing a display name (706) associated with the recipient message address; parsing a content of the message body; parsing an attachment name associated with an attachment field of the message; identifying the candidate name from a contact record selected from a contacts database (114) based on a recipient-specific portion of a recipient message address of the message; and parsing user-readable content (1002) of an application from which composition of the message was triggered. ... Motorola Mobility

05/21/15 / #20150137938

Method and apparatus for authenticating access to a multi-level secure environment of an electronic device

An electronic system utilizes a method (500) for authenticating access to a multi-level secure environment. According embodiments, the system stores (501) fingerprint data for at least one authorized human user of the system. ... Motorola Mobility

05/07/15 / #20150127710

Method and apparatus for associating mobile devices using audio signature detection

One disclosed method of operation includes obtaining audio data from a plurality of mobile devices, comparing the audio data to at least one stored audio signature, and grouping mobile devices that have audio data containing the at least one stored audio signature. The method may further include sending an invitation message to the grouped mobile devices to enable each mobile device to associate itself to the group. ... Motorola Mobility

05/07/15 / #20150126246

Electronic device with a touch sensor and method for operating the same

An electronic device has a combination touch sensor (such as a fingerprint reader) and mechanical switch (actuated, for example, by a button press). The electronic device carries out various functions according to whether the touch sensor is being touched, the mechanical switch is being actuated, the electronic device is face up or face down, the state of the electronic device (awake or in sleep mode), and the function that the electronic device is currently carrying out.. ... Motorola Mobility

05/07/15 / #20150126206

Radio-link establishment for multi-state cells

A radio link is established for multi-state cells. User equipment is operated in a connected mode with a serving cell. ... Motorola Mobility

05/07/15 / #20150126170

Multifactor drive mode determination

A system and method of determining whether a device user is driving provide an improved ability to switch between a normal mode and a driving mode with fewer false positives and false negatives. Bluetooth connectivity and motion sensor readings are fused to make the drive mode determination and to set the timing of nay switch. ... Motorola Mobility

05/07/15 / #20150124698

Adaptive crowdsourced keep-alive interval determination

A system and method of determining a keep-alive interval for a network access point (ap) employs adaptive learning and crowd sourced data building to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of mobile device connectivity. In particular, in addition to allowing group accessed storage of resolved keep-alive intervals for specific aps, the disclosed principles provide a mechanism for resolving the keep-alive interval for any ap upon first encounter, allowing devices to maintain connectivity during a session without consuming bandwidth unnecessarily by sending superfluous keep-alive messages.. ... Motorola Mobility

05/07/15 / #20150123889

Electronic device with orientation detection and methods therefor

A portable electronic device (100) for detecting type and orientation of a hand of a user is provided. The device can include a housing (101), a display (106), a control circuit (108), a first sensor (115), and a second sensor (116). ... Motorola Mobility

05/07/15 / #20150123620

Charging device with auto-on circuit and system

An electronic device having an auto-on circuit is provided. The electronic device can include a charging circuit and a control circuit. ... Motorola Mobility

04/30/15 / #20150121551

System and method for securing the life-cycle of user domain rights objects

In a method for enabling support for backwards compatibility in a user domain, in one of a rights issuer (ri) and a local rights manager (lrm), a rights object encryption key (rek) and encrypted rek are received from an entity that generated a user domain authorization for the one of the ri and the lrm and the rek is used to generate a user domain rights object (ro) that includes the user domain authorization and the encrypted rek.. . ... Motorola Mobility

04/30/15 / #20150121279

Methods and apparatus for a touchscreen user interface

A touch system user interface displays a plurality of user interface elements in a timeline, wherein each of the user interface elements is associated with a respective event having a number of event attributes, including a date attribute. Each user interface element includes a visual representation of a displayed set of the event attributes and is positioned within the timeline based on the date event attribute. ... Motorola Mobility

04/30/15 / #20150121108

Sensor-based near-field communication authentication

This document describes techniques (400, 500, 600) and apparatuses (100, 700) for implementing sensor-based near-field communication (nfc) authentication. These techniques (400, 500, 600) and apparatuses (100, 700) enable a computing device (102) to detect, in a low-power state, environmental variances indicating proximity with an nfc-enabled device (104) with which to authenticate. ... Motorola Mobility

04/30/15 / #20150118968

Measurement management in small-cell systems

A system and method for neighbor-cell measurement reporting in a cellular environment supporting multistate cells limits measurement reporting by requiring that state-specific trigger conditions are met. Thus for example, a dormant cell may need to meet more stringent measurement conditions before a report is generated by the user device, since a current primary cell may prefer to hand off to an active cell. ... Motorola Mobility

04/23/15 / #20150113639

Delivery of contextual data to a computing device while preserving data privacy

A method, device, system, or article of manufacture is provided for improved delivery of contextual data to a computing device while preserving data privacy. In one embodiment, a method comprises sending, from a first computing device, to a second computing device, first communication data; receiving, at the first computing device, from the second computing device, second communication data; in response to determining that a data privacy attribute of the second computing device is the same as a predetermined data privacy attribute, determining to protect the second communication data, including: converting the first communication data to a first set of text; converting the second communication data to a second set of text; and applying a privacy filter to the first set of text to generate a first set of filtered text, wherein the privacy filter removes any text that is associated with the second set of text; determining a first keyword from the first set of filtered text; sending, from the first computing device, to a computer, the first keyword; and receiving, at the first computing device, from the computer, contextual data associated with the first keyword.. ... Motorola Mobility

04/23/15 / #20150113454

Delivery of contextual data to a computing device using eye tracking technology

A method, device, system, or article of manufacture is provided for improved delivery of contextual data to a computing device using eye tracking technology. In one embodiment, receiving, by a computing device, first content and second content; outputting, by the computing device, for display, the first content to a first region of a graphical user interface and the second content to a second region of the graphical user interface; accumulating a first gaze duration associated with a user viewing the first region of the graphical user interface; accumulating a second gaze duration associated with a user viewing the second region of the graphical user interface; determining a first metric associated with the first content and a second metric associated with the second content using the first gaze duration and the second gaze duration; and sending, from the computing device, the first metric and the second metric.. ... Motorola Mobility

04/23/15 / #20150110087

Method and device for selecting or excluding an access point for use in wirelessly connecting to a network

A method is performed in a mobile device for selecting or excluding an access point for use in wirelessly connecting to a network. The method includes collecting historical connection data for a first access point, wherein the historical connection data identifies a plurality of previous wireless connections to the network using the first access point and identifies a corresponding duration of each previous wireless connection. ... Motorola Mobility

04/16/15 / #20150106770

A primary device that interfaces with a secondary device based on gesture commands

An incoming call from a remote device can be received by a primary device. The primary device can determine a numerical count of detected user gestures. ... Motorola Mobility

04/16/15 / #20150105107

Autonomous muting indication to enable improved time difference of arrival measurements

A method, user communication device, and a base station are disclosed. A transceiver 302 may receive a serving transmission from a serving base station. ... Motorola Mobility

04/16/15 / #20150105029

Methods and devices for path-loss estimation

A method on a first device for estimating path-loss between the first device and a second device is described. A user context indicator associated with the first device is determined. ... Motorola Mobility

04/16/15 / #20150103056

Calibrating an electronic writing device

In embodiments of calibrating an electronic writing device, an electronic writing device includes a calibration component configured to calibrate writing data to an orientation of a writing surface. To do so, the calibration component determines whether writing data corresponds to a calibration movement. ... Motorola Mobility

04/16/15 / #20150102992

Method and apparatus for displaying content on a display of an electronic device during different device operating modes

An electronic device utilizes a method for displaying content on a display of the device during different device operating modes. According to one embodiment, the device (e.g., through its processing subsystem) determines whether it is in an active mode or a sleep mode. ... Motorola Mobility

04/16/15 / #20150102960

Systems and methods for location assistance with personal area network devices

Implementations relate to systems and methods for location assistance using devices (104) in a personal area network (pan). In one scenario, a user may use two separate location-enabled devices, such as a wearable personal device (102) and a cellular telephone device (104). ... Motorola Mobility

04/16/15 / #20150102907

Method and system for controlling access to a restricted location

The present disclosure describes techniques for controlling access a restricted location (114) as well as a system (100) for doing so. According to various implementations, a potential entrant to the restricted location needs to transmit two values to an access authorization device (108) located at the perimeter (112) of the restricted location in order to gain access. ... Motorola Mobility

04/09/15 / #20150099473

Method and apparatus for wireless device performance testing

A method and apparatus for obtaining a set of optimized angles of arrival for a corresponding set of radio links. The set of radio links model a radio environment of a wireless unit operating at a particular location within in a radio system. ... Motorola Mobility

04/09/15 / #20150097731

Gps/wifi indoor/outdoor detection

A portable communication device and method provide for determining indoor or outdoor location of the device. The method includes measuring a signal strength of at least one of a location service signal, a ran signal, and a small coverage area signal that is detectable within a current location of the portable communication device, comparing signal strength to corresponding pre-established signal strength threshold, and obtaining contextual information by accessing sensor data from at least one sensor selected based on a result of the comparing. ... Motorola Mobility

04/09/15 / #20150097690

Method and apparatus of electronic device for abuse detection and notification

A method of an electronic device for abuse detection and notification is disclosed herewith. The method includes monitoring one or more parameters at the electronic device for one or more physical events, the parameter(s) being associated with one or more imagers. ... Motorola Mobility

04/02/15 / #20150096001

Systems and methods for credential management between electronic devices

Embodiments are provided for managing user credentials that enable access to secure websites. According to certain aspects, a browser device connects (230) to a website server that hosts a secure website. ... Motorola Mobility

04/02/15 / #20150095091

Customer-prioritized inventory allocation for supply chain

A method (200) for inventory planning for a supply chain distributing a constrained supply of stock includes determining (204) an anticipated inventory replenishment need for each of a plurality of first nodes at a lowest level tier of the supply chain for which inventory data is available. The method further includes determining (212, 216) an allocation of stock in the supply chain so as to fulfill (220) the anticipated inventory replenishment needs of the plurality of first nodes before allocating any remaining stock to fulfill anticipated inventory needs of nodes at higher level tiers of the supply chain. ... Motorola Mobility

04/02/15 / #20150092954

Method and apparatus for sending a control signal to an electronic device

A method and apparatus for sending a control signal to an electronic device includes an accessory (200) of the electronic device detecting activation of a first switch (204) of the accessory and, responsively, controlling a second switch (206) of the accessory to generate a first control signal that instructs the electronic device to enable a function while the first switch is activated. The accessory sends the first control signal to the electronic device over a microphone line (208) coupled to a microphone (210) of the accessory and configured to be coupled to the electronic device. ... Motorola Mobility

04/02/15 / #20150092678

Methods and devices for mobile station device-to-device beacon window determination

Disclosed are methods and devices for determination of beacon windows for device-to-device communication. In one implementation, a common reference time and a set of geographical location coordinates are scanned for by a mobile station. ... Motorola Mobility

04/02/15 / #20150091704

Method and system for initiating a function in an electronic device

A method, performed by a tag device that is coupled to an electronic device, for initiating a function in the electronic device includes receiving a signal from an interrogator device. The method also includes determining from the signal to initiate a function in the electronic device, and signaling the electronic device to initiate the function.. ... Motorola Mobility

04/02/15 / #20150091418

Electronic device housing and method of assembly

A housing for an electronic device is described. The housing has a front housing and a rear housing attached to the front housing. ... Motorola Mobility

03/26/15 / #20150087288

System and method for transferring software applications and data between two mobile devices with different operating systems

A method, machine and system enable the automated transfer of software applications between mobile devices that have different operating systems. A computer receives a first image of a first display screen of a first mobile device with at least one application (app) selection icon visible within the first image. ... Motorola Mobility

03/26/15 / #20150087231

Device auto pairing without touch and tap

A device-to-device (d2d) pairing assembly comprises: a first and a second device detecting and communicating (ddc) component communicatively coupled to each other and to a microprocessor that executes a device pairing parameter exchange (dppe) utility, which configures the d2d pairing assembly to: detect a communicative coupling of a first user device to the first ddc component; receive from the first user device at least one first pairing parameter, which first pairing parameter enables another device to connect to and participate in a pairing session with the first user device; detect a communicative coupling of a second user device to the second ddc component; and communicate the at least one first pairing parameter to the second user device, via the second ddc component, to trigger the second user device to connect to and participate in a pairing session with the first user device via a direct device-to-device communication channel.. . ... Motorola Mobility

03/26/15 / #20150086034

Audio routing system for routing audio data to and from a mobile device

A method includes receiving sound by a first audio unit installed in an electrical outlet, routing audio data corresponding to the received sound from the first audio unit to a second audio unit installed in a second electrical outlet, and sending the audio data to a mobile device using a wireless link between the mobile device and the second audio unit. Routing the audio data may include receiving the audio data from the first audio unit by a third audio unit and routing the audio data to the second audio unit by the third audio unit serving as a router. ... Motorola Mobility

03/26/15 / #20150085727

Apparatus and method for operational state synchronization in a wireless communication system

A method (300) and user equipment (110) that are for operation in a wireless communication system (100) maintain system state synchronization between a fixed network (130) of the wireless communication system and the user equipment by performing a receipt (305) of a message from a network station (105) while the user equipment is in a connected state (220); a determination (310) that the message includes an address of the user equipment and that the message is a message that should not be generated while the fixed network has the user equipment logged as being in the connected state; and a switching (315) of the user equipment to an idle state (215).. . ... Motorola Mobility

03/26/15 / #20150085176

Close focus with gpu

Disclosed are systems and methods for focusing a digital camera to capture a scene. It is first detected that a change in a scene requires the digital camera to be focused or refocused. ... Motorola Mobility

03/26/15 / #20150084778

System and method to estimate duration of battery (dis)charging of an electronic device and provide smart charging alerts based on device usage pattern

A portable electronic (pe) device and method generates contextual power alerts related to a power source of the pe device. The method includes identifying a future interval of usage of the pe device based on a usage pattern associated with at least one of a user profile and usage of the pe device. ... Motorola Mobility

03/19/15 / #20150082446

Method and apparatus for displaying potentially private information

Methods and apparatus for displaying potentially private information are disclosed. A computing device, that is showing a breathing view on its touch screen display, detects a peek request event, such as a swipe on the display. ... Motorola Mobility

03/19/15 / #20150082421

Method and apparatus for extending an authentication timeout period

A method and apparatus for extending an authentication timeout period for an electronic device includes a primary processor of the electronic device initiating an authentication timeout period at a timeout initiation time and putting the primary processor into a sleep mode. The method also includes awakening the primary processor from the sleep mode at an expiration time, upon expiration of the authentication timeout period, and determining whether an authentication timeout extending input was detected by an adjunct processor of the electronic device at an input detection time that occurred during the authentication timeout period. ... Motorola Mobility

03/19/15 / #20150082255

Methods and apparatus for displaying notification information

Methods and apparatus for displaying notification information are disclosed. A computing device that is showing a breathing view on its touch screen display, detects a peek request event, such as a press and hold on the display. ... Motorola Mobility

03/19/15 / #20150080047

Method and apparatus for estimating transmit power of a wireless device

The present disclosure sets forth a method for tracking path loss in which a monitoring device issues a series of power step commands and transmit power requests to a reporting device, receives transmit power data in response to the transmit power requests, and creates a data structure (e.g., a table) that maps the number of steps (e.g., number of steps increased or decreased) of the power step commands with the reported transmit powers. This process is performed during the initial connection between the monitoring device and the reporting device.. ... Motorola Mobility

03/12/15 / #20150074578

Text select and enter

In embodiments of text select and enter, selectable character strings (124) can be determined from text (118) that is displayed in display interfaces on a display device. A character string mapping table (122) can then be generated that identifies a selection position (126) of each selectable character string that is displayed. ... Motorola Mobility

03/12/15 / #20150072743

Interactive electronic device packaging assemblies, methods, and systems

Interactive electronic device packaging assemblies, methods, and systems change the operational state of a packaged electronic device, for example activating a mobile phone, in response to opening of the retail package. In one embodiment, the retail package includes a hall-effect sensor mounted on one portion, a magnet mounted on another portion, and an audio playback circuit that plays prerecorded audio when the portions are separated during opening. ... Motorola Mobility

03/12/15 / #20150072742

Electronic device and method for detecting presence and motion

An electronic device for detecting presence and motion includes a housing, a first infrared (“ir”) sensor, and a second ir sensor. The housing includes a first corner having a first plurality of openings formed thereon, and a second corner having a second plurality of openings formed thereon. ... Motorola Mobility

03/12/15 / #20150071524

3d feature descriptors with camera pose information

A method includes determining a first two-dimensional (2d) feature descriptor from a first image captured by an imaging camera in a first pose at a time of capture of the first image, the first pose including a first observation direction of the imaging camera. The method further includes storing, at an electronic device, a 3d feature descriptor including the first 2d feature descriptor and a representation of the first pose of the imaging camera. ... Motorola Mobility

03/12/15 / #20150071090

Method and apparatus for device mode detection

A method on an electronic device is described. A first sensor of the electronic device scans for a first movement indication. ... Motorola Mobility

03/12/15 / #20150069249

Electronic device with gesture detection system and methods for using the gesture detection system

A method in an electronic device, the method includes projecting infrared (“ir”) light from a plurality of light emitting diodes (“leds”) disposed proximate to the perimeter of the electronic device, detecting, by a sensor, ir light originating from at least two of the plurality of leds reflected from off of a person, and carrying out a function based on the relative strength of the detected ir light from the leds.. . ... Motorola Mobility

03/12/15 / #20150069248

Electronic device with gesture detection system and methods for using the gesture detection system

A method in an electronic device, the method includes projecting infrared (“ir”) light from a plurality of light emitting diodes (“leds”) disposed proximate to the perimeter of the electronic device, detecting, by a sensor, ir light originating from at least two of the plurality of leds reflected from off of a person, and carrying out a function based on the relative strength of the detected ir light from the leds.. . ... Motorola Mobility

03/12/15 / #20150069243

Electronic device and method for detecting presence

An electronic device for detecting presence includes a housing and an infrared (“ir”) sensor. The housing includes an outer surface having an opening formed thereon. ... Motorola Mobility

03/12/15 / #20150069242

Electronic device and method for detecting presence

An electronic device for detecting presence includes a housing, an infrared (“ir”) sensor disposed in the housing, and a waveguide included in the housing. The waveguide is configured to collect heat or ir signal emitted by a person from outside of the housing and guide the collected ir signal to the ir sensor. ... Motorola Mobility

03/05/15 / #20150067718

System and method for conveying session information for use in forensic watermarking

Methods for providing content session information using a content manager, streaming server, and one or more watermarking devices are disclosed. A content asset is also disclosed. ... Motorola Mobility

03/05/15 / #20150063312

Wireless communication device with internal local access point

A method and apparatus for automatically controlling an internal local access point of a host wireless mobile device, comprising automatically disconnecting a first wireless internet service between the host wireless mobile device and an approved first local access point when a service quality of the first wireless internet service is unacceptable and activating the internal local access point, thereby providing a capability to establish second wireless internet service with one or more client devices. Further, the second wireless internet service, when established with one or more client devices, is disconnected after a second approved local access point is determined to be within range or the first approved local access point is again within range.. ... Motorola Mobility

03/05/15 / #20150063279

Method and system for intermediate node quality of service negotiations

Disclosed are a method and system for an intermediate node, which negotiates a quality of service (qos) contract with two or more secondary nodes, to maintain a record of previous contract agreements to use as the basis for future contracts and to select the negotiation order with the secondary nodes based on a configurable rule set. The intermediate node selects the secondary node which is deemed to be (predicted as) most restrictive to begin qos negotiations. ... Motorola Mobility

02/26/15 / #20150058942

Accessing a primary device using a wearable device and a wireless link

A method of operation includes detecting that a wearable device is being worn, receiving a certificate from a primary device over a secure wireless link where the wearable device is paired to the primary device using the secure wireless link, storing the certificate in memory of the wearable device, and sending the certificate, over the secure wireless link, to the primary device to unlock the primary device. The method may further include detecting that the wearable device is no longer being worn, and eradicating the certificate from memory of the wearable device in response to detecting that the wearable device is no longer being worn. ... Motorola Mobility

02/26/15 / #20150058023

Method and system for translating speech

An electronic communication device (104) receives a first set of digital audio signals via radio frequency signaling, translates the first set of digital audio signals from speech of a first language (e.g. English) into translated speech of a second language (e.g., french), and emits the translated speech of the second language via a loudspeaker (226). ... Motorola Mobility

02/26/15 / #20150057830

Method and apparatus for adjusting portable electronic device operation based on ambient temperature

A method and apparatus adjust portable electronic device operation based on ambient temperature. A user input of a desired performance mode of a portable electronic device can be received. ... Motorola Mobility

02/26/15 / #20150055567

Methods and devices for allocating resources in device-to-device communication

This disclosure sets forth methods and devices for allocating resources in device-to-device (“d2d”) communications in which a base station sends a control message containing a d2d resource allocation (e.g., the identity of resource blocks and subframes that can be used for d2d) and a bitmap. The bitmap contains grant-indicator bits that tell each mobile station within the d2d group whether it is permitted to receive or transmit using the allocated d2d resources.. ... Motorola Mobility

02/26/15 / #20150055504

Management of ad-hoc peer-to-peer connections to provide data network access using a plurality of heterogeneous wide area networks

A method includes collecting physical layer and data layer connectivity information from a plurality of wide area networks using a plurality of mobile devices independently of the wide area networks. A server receives the physical layer and data layer connectivity information, relates the connectivity information to specific wide area networks and to a plurality of geographic locations to create a network statistics database. ... Motorola Mobility

02/26/15 / #20150055023

Remote control with user profile capability

A control unit (101), such as a remote control device, includes a profile selector (104). The profile selector (104), which may be a single profile selector button integrated into the side or top of a remote control, allows quick and simple selection of an operating mode or user profile. ... Motorola Mobility

02/26/15 / #20150054451

Method and apparatus for charging devices using a multiple port power supply

A method and apparatus charge devices using a multiple port power supply. The apparatus can include a power supply. ... Motorola Mobility

02/19/15 / #20150052583

Method and system for providing extended authentication

A method and system for extending an authentication of a wireless device are disclosed. For example, the method includes authenticating access to the wireless device via a first authentication. ... Motorola Mobility

02/19/15 / #20150050963

Electronic device with power sharing capabilities and methods therefor

Methods and devices for sharing energy between devices are provided. For example, an electronic device (100) can include a control circuit (504) and an energy storage device (301) operable with the control circuit. ... Motorola Mobility

02/19/15 / #20150049829

Configurable spatial channel information feedback in wireless communication system

A method for configurable spatial channel information feedback in wireless communication systems is disclosed including receiving, at the wireless communication device, transmission from a plurality of antennas, receiving an indication of a feedback mode for feeding back spatial channel information that is based on correlations among at least some of the plurality of antennas, decomposing a correlation matrix representative of the correlations among at least some of the plurality of antennas into at least two kronecker components, and feeding back parameters representative of the kronecker components according to the feedback mode indicated.. . ... Motorola Mobility

02/19/15 / #20150049221

Method and apparatus for pre-processing video frames

A video device continuously monitors the current frame rate and the speed of its processor to determine how much pre-processing the device can carry out on each individual frame. Based on this knowledge, the device continuously adjusts the pre-processing methodology in order to ensure that processing is completed before the next frame is likely to arrive. ... Motorola Mobility

02/19/15 / #20150048979

Antenna system for a smart portable device using a continuous metal band

A method and portable device provide multi-band, multi-antenna signal communication in a portable device having wireless communication capability. A portable device comprises a single loop multi-feed (slm) antenna system which includes a continuous conductive ring located along and adjacent to a first device periphery area. ... Motorola Mobility

02/19/15 / #20150048801

Method and system for energy storage capacity estimation of batter cells

An apparatus (100) includes at least one electrochemical cell (106) and at least one pass element (104) serially coupled with the electrochemical cell. A control circuit (102) is operable to open the at least one pass element when a charger (105) or power supply (107) is connected to the electrochemical cell for at least a predetermined time and to measure an open circuit voltage of the at electrochemical cell to determine a state of charge. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150047050

Method and apparatus for configuring privacy settings for publishing electronic images

A method and apparatus configure privacy settings for publishing electronic images. An image including first image content and second image content can be received. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150046996

Adaptive method for biometrically certified communication

A recipient communication device and method wherein a user authenticates a message that is being received. The method includes receiving, by a messaging utility of the recipient communication device, a message transmitted from a sender communication device. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150046711

Adaptive method for biometrically certified communication

A communication device and method for authentication of a message being transmitted from the communication device. The method includes receiving, by a messaging utility, content of a message provided for transmission from the communication device. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150046571

Managing adaptive streaming of data via a communication connection

An example method includes requesting a data stream using a buffer with an initial maximum window size for buffering received data associated with the requested data stream, receiving into the buffer one or more data segments associated with the data stream, removing from the buffer one or more data segments for use by a receiving device, and determining a current window size of the buffer, wherein the current window size is equal to the maximum window size less any data segments which have been received that have not been removed from the buffer. The method further includes comparing the current window size to a predetermined threshold, and in response to determining that the current window size is less than the predetermined threshold, increasing the maximum window size, and initiating a buffer size increase timer having a current timer value and a timer expiration value.. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150044977

Method and wireless communication device for using an antenna as a sensor device in guiding selection of optimized tuning networks

A method and system performs antenna tuning using detected changes in antenna self-capacitance in a wireless communication device. A modem detects changes in antenna self-capacitance by utilizing multiple antenna elements. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150043528

Method and device for accepting or rejecting a request associated with a mobile device wirelessly connecting to a network

A method is performed in a network device for accepting or rejecting a request associated with a mobile device wirelessly connecting to a network. The method includes: receiving a request from a mobile device, wherein the request is associated with the mobile device wirelessly connecting to a network; and determining an expected connection duration for the mobile device, which is calculated using collected historical connection data that identifies a plurality of previous wireless connections to the network and identifies a corresponding duration of each previous wireless connection. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150043362

Method and apparatus for wireless network data collection

A method on an electronic device for a wireless network is described. A first set of unique wireless access point ids is collected. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150042572

Method and apparatus for user interaction data storage

A method on an electronic device is described. A touch screen display of the electronic device is actively controlled in a higher-power mode of operation. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150042571

Method and apparatus for action indication selection

A method on an electronic device is described. A touch screen display of the electronic device is actively controlled in a higher-power mode of operation. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150042570

Method and apparatus for keyword graphic selection

A method on an electronic device is described. A set of graphics and a set of stored keywords are received in a higher-power mode of operation, each graphic corresponding to one or more of the stored keywords. ... Motorola Mobility

02/12/15 / #20150041979

Method to enhance reliability of through mold via tmva part on part pop devices

A through mold via (tmv) integrated circuit (ic) package is provided as a bottom ic package for a tmv package on package (pop) configuration. The tmv ic package has an overmold top portion having a substantially flat surface and spacer or standoff features extending upward from the flat surface. ... Motorola Mobility

02/05/15 / #20150039692

Sharing content within an evolving content-sharing zone

A user selects a content item that he wishes to send. He then performs a “sending” gesture and specifies an initial “content-sharing zone.” in order to be eligible to receive the selected content item, a receiving device must be located within the content-sharing zone. ... Motorola Mobility

02/05/15 / #20150039684

Method for retrieving content by a wireless communication device having first and second radio access interfaces, wireless communication device and communication system

In a wireless communication device having a first and a second radio access interface for respectively communicating with a first and a second access network, a method for retrieving content comprises receiving a request for retrieval of content from a remote server and retrieving a first part of the requested content over a first radio access technology connection. When the retrieval of the first part is determined not to meet a required qos threshold, the second radio access interface is activated. ... Motorola Mobility

02/05/15 / #20150039373

Method and apparatus for material requirements planning adjustments

A method and apparatus provide material requirements planning adjustments. A system generated future material requirements planning value can be generated for at least one material for a product. ... Motorola Mobility

02/05/15 / #20150039311

Method and apparatus for evaluating trigger phrase enrollment

An electronic device includes a microphone that receives an audio signal that includes a spoken trigger phrase, and a processor that is electrically coupled to the microphone. The processor measures characteristics of the audio signal, and determines, based on the measured characteristics, whether the spoken trigger phrase is acceptable for trigger phrase model training. ... Motorola Mobility

02/05/15 / #20150039310

Method and apparatus for mitigating false accepts of trigger phrases

An electronic device includes a microphone that receives an audio signal, and a processor that is electrically coupled to the microphone. The processor detects a trigger phrase in the received audio signal and measure characteristics of the detected trigger phrase. ... Motorola Mobility

02/05/15 / #20150036861

Earbud with pivoting acoustic duct

An earbud (100) includes an acoustic duct (201) and a driver sub-housing (202). The acoustic duct and driver sub-housing can be integrally manufactured via a two-shot injection molding process. ... Motorola Mobility

01/29/15 / #20150033187

Contextual based display of graphical information

An electronic device including a processor communicably coupled to a display component wherein the processor is configured to generate and display an interactive icon on the display component. The interactive icon includes a primary item and at least one alternative item, and the processor is configured to visually prioritize the presentation of the primary item on the display component relative to the presentation of the alternative item.. ... Motorola Mobility

01/29/15 / #20150032682

Efficient prediction

Disclosed are a system and method for constructing and using a predictive model to generate a prediction signal, also referred to as a classification signal when the signal indicates one of a plurality of distinct classes. In various embodiments, the disclosed technique reduces a size of a predictive support vector model by extracting certain values beforehand and storing only weighting values. ... Motorola Mobility

01/29/15 / #20150032451

Method and device for voice recognition training

A method on a mobile device for voice recognition training is described. A voice training mode is entered. ... Motorola Mobility

01/29/15 / #20150032238

Method and device for audio input routing

A method on a mobile device for processing an audio input is described. A trigger for the audio input is received. ... Motorola Mobility

01/29/15 / #20150031419

Method and device for loudness level determination

A method on a mobile device for providing an audio output to a user at a determined loudness level is described. A text input is received. ... Motorola Mobility

01/29/15 / #20150031416

Method and device for command phrase validation

A method on a mobile device for a wireless network is described. An audio input is monitored for a trigger phrase spoken by a user of the mobile device. ... Motorola Mobility

01/29/15 / #20150030197

Audio accessory with improved ear hook and low frequency acoustic performance

A device (400) includes a device hook receiver (503). The device hook receiver defines a port (707) to an acoustic chamber (1103) disposed within the device. ... Motorola Mobility

01/29/15 / #20150030092

Methods and a device for multi-resolution precoding matrix indicator feedback

Disclosed are methods and a device for multi-resolution pmi feedback. In one implementation, a user equipment finds a rank 1 or rank 2 precoding matrix indicator based on the signal channel matrix and interference covariance matrix, defines an error vector, obtains an orthonormal basis for the projection matrix, finds the (m−1)-dimensional vector from a codebook (e.g., oversampled discrete fourier transform) with the minimum euclidean distance, and sends a feedback representing to the base station regarding the vector that it found in the codebook.. ... Motorola Mobility

01/29/15 / #20150029995

Interference mitigation in heterogeneous wireless communication networks

A method in a wireless terminal transceiver includes receiving a sequence of frames from a first base station, wherein each frame in the sequence contains a first set of time-frequency resources which may be used for scheduling data and a second set of time-frequency resources not used for scheduling data. The transceiver also receives a message from the first base station identifying a third set of time-frequency resources that is a subset of the first set of time-frequency resources, and estimates the channel state based on the transmission received in the third set of time-frequency resources.. ... Motorola Mobility

01/22/15 / #20150024786

Method and apparatus for disconnecting a wireless communication link between a communication device and a mobile device

A method and apparatus of determining whether to disconnect a wireless communication link between a communication device disposed in a vehicle and a mobile device is provided. The method comprises determining whether the communication device is moving or not moving, determining whether the mobile device has exited the proximity of the vehicle, and disconnecting the wireless communication link when the communication device is not moving and the mobile device has exited the proximity of the vehicle.. ... Motorola Mobility

01/22/15 / #20150022986

Circuit assembly and corresponding methods

A circuit assembly (1800) includes a first circuit substrate (1200) defining a first major face (1201) and a second circuit substrate (1500) defining a second major face (1502). A plurality of electrical components (1203,1204,1205) can be disposed on one or more of the first major face or the second major face. ... Motorola Mobility

01/22/15 / #20150022978

Circuit assembly and corresponding methods

A circuit assembly (1800) includes a first circuit substrate (1200) defining a first major face (1201) and a second circuit substrate (1500) defining a second major face (1502). A plurality of electrical components (1203,1204,1205) can be disposed on one or more of the first major face or the second major face. ... Motorola Mobility

01/22/15 / #20150022679

Fast motion detection with gpu

Disclosed are systems and methods for determining when to focus a digital camera to capture a scene. A current frame and a prior frame are differenced to determine a frame difference. ... Motorola Mobility

01/22/15 / #20150022439

Method and apparatus for selecting between multiple gesture recognition systems

A method and apparatus for selecting between multiple gesture recognition systems includes an electronic device determining a context of operation for the electronic device that affects a gesture recognition function performed by the electronic device. The electronic device also selects, based on the context of operation, one of a plurality of gesture recognition systems in the electronic device as an active gesture recognition system for receiving gesturing input to perform the gesture recognition function, wherein the plurality of gesture recognition systems comprises an image-based gesture recognition system and a non-image-based gesture recognition system.. ... Motorola Mobility

01/15/15 / #20150019892

Low-power near-field communication authentication

This document describes techniques (400, 500, 600) and apparatuses (100, 700) for implementing low-power near-field communication (nfc) authentication. These techniques (400, 500, 600) and apparatuses (100, 700) enable a computing device (102) to detect, in a low-power state, an nfc-enabled device (104) with which to authenticate via nfc. ... Motorola Mobility

01/15/15 / #20150017978

Systems and methods for antenna switches in an electronic device

Systems and methods are provided for an antenna switch module (300) for an electronic device (302) including wireless communication circuitry (308) and an antenna (304) configured to transmit and receive signals over a plurality of frequency bands. The antenna switch module may include a plurality of antenna switches (310, 312) positioned in series and configured to pass signals between the antenna and wireless communication circuitry and to selectively operate in one of the bands. ... Motorola Mobility

01/15/15 / #20150016693

Method and apparatus for prioritizing image quality of a particular subject within an image

A device capable of digital imaging detects multiple faces in image data received from an image sensor, performs pattern recognition to check if at least one of the detected faces is a priority face belonging to a ranked set of reference faces, adjusting at least one imaging related parameter (e.g., focus setting, exposure level, depth of focus in a plenoptic camera) of the device based on a region of interest (roi) corresponding to the highest priority recognized face, and capturing an image.. . ... Motorola Mobility

01/15/15 / #20150016428

Methods and device for performing device-to-device communication

Disclosed are methods for carrying out device-to-device (“d2d”) communication. In one implementation, a user equipment (“ue”) communicates d2d with another ue using uplink radio resources. ... Motorola Mobility

01/15/15 / #20150013112

Three-piece device ear hook

An ear hook assembly (401) is provided. The ear hook assembly (401) includes a device hook engagement component (405), an ear hook engagement component (406), and a retention sleeve (404). ... Motorola Mobility

01/08/15 / #20150009961

Method and apparatus for communicating delivery of data packets to a user equipment in a wireless communication system

In a communication system (100) where a wireless relay node (rn) (114) relays data packets between a node b (112) and a user equipment (ue) (102), the rn receives (608) a data packet from the node b via a first wireless link (115), conveys (614) the received data packet to the ue via a second wireless link (120), determines (616) whether the ue is likely to handoff, and in response to determining that the ue is likely to handoff, delays conveying (620, 622) an acknowledgment of the data packet to the node b until an acknowledgment has been received from the ue. In another embodiment, the rn may use a status report (720) to inform the node b of data packets that have not been transmitted to the ue or that have been transmitted to the ue but for which an acknowledgement has not been received from the ue.. ... Motorola Mobility

01/08/15 / #20150009120

Gesture-sensitive display

Disclosed are a system and method for detecting a gesture performed by a user of a device. The device includes a screen having a backlight as with a liquid-crystal type display or which provides its own illumination as with a light-emitting diode type display. ... Motorola Mobility

01/01/15 / #20150006904

Method and apparatus for electronic device access

A method on an electronic device for a wireless network is described. A plurality of component confidence indicators is determined for a corresponding plurality of authentication components of the electronic device. ... Motorola Mobility

01/01/15 / #20150006683

System and method for transport stream sync byte detection with transport stream having multiple emulated sync bytes

A method and receiving device are provided that determine a synchronization byte in a plurality of transport stream packets, wherein the synchronization byte has a predetermined synchronization value. The method/receiving device receives, via a receiver, a portion of a first transport stream packet of the plurality of transport stream packets; detects, starting from the beginning of the portion of a first transport stream packet, a continuous four byte pattern that does not include the predetermined synchronization value; detects a first occurrence of a byte having the predetermined synchronization value; detects a subsequent byte separated from the first occurrence by a predetermined byte length; determines a byte value of the subsequent byte; and validates that the first occurrence is the synchronization byte based on a comparison of the byte value and the predetermined synchronization value.. ... Motorola Mobility

01/01/15 / #20150006172

Electronic device and method for managing voice entered text using gesturing

An electronic device for managing voice entered text using gesturing comprises a housing, display, power source, speech recognition module, gesture recognition module, and processor. A first speech input is detected, and textual words are displayed. ... Motorola Mobility

01/01/15 / #20150005000

Method and apparatus for ascertaining a location of a personal portalbe wireless communication device

A method and apparatus can ascertain a location of a personal portable wireless communication device. Movement of the personal portable wireless communication device can be sensed using a plurality of movement sensors on the personal portable wireless communication device. ... Motorola Mobility

01/01/15 / #20150003275

Interference measurements in enhanced inter-cell interference coordination capable wireless terminals

A wireless communication terminal is disclosed. The terminal includes a transceiver coupled to a processor configured to determine that a subset of a plurality of resource elements (res) must be excluded from demodulation, the plurality of res received in a signal from a first base station, to estimate a hypothetical block error rate (bler) based on the signal received from the first base station by excluding the subset of the plurality of res, and to estimate channel state information based on the hypothetical bler.. ... Motorola Mobility

01/01/15 / #20150002926

Reflective mold apparatus and methods for uv curing

An optically clear adhesive (22) couples a lens assembly (12) and a display assembly (14) in an mobile electronic device (200). The optically clear adhesive (22) is at least partially cured from uv light (24) provided from a uv light source (26) reflected from a reflective surface (30) coupled to an interior surface (20) of a housing (16) surrounding the lens assembly (12) and display assembly (14). ... Motorola Mobility

01/01/15 / #20150002734

Electronic device with modulated light flash operation for rolling shutter image sensor

An electronic device (100) includes a modulated light projector (119) and an electronic rolling shutter (ers) imaging camera (1302) having a sensor array (1306) with a set of pixel rows. The electronic device includes a controller (1304) to control the modulated light projector (119) to project a modulated light flash (1608, 1810, 2010) during capture of a first image frame (1606, 1806, 2006) by the sensor array. ... Motorola Mobility

01/01/15 / #20150002439

Method and apparatus for activating a function of an electronic device

A method and apparatus for activating a function of the electronic device is disclosed herewith. The method includes detecting a first input by a motion sensor. ... Motorola Mobility

01/01/15 / #20150000889

Electronic system and method for thermal management therein taking into account solar thermal loading

An electronic system performs thermal management during its operation by proactively taking into account expected solar thermal loading. According to one embodiment, the electronic system determines its location and a solar thermal load value expected to affect its location. ... Motorola Mobility








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