US Patent No. 10,973,011

EFFICIENT LOCATION UPDATES, PAGING AND SHORT BURSTS


Patent No. 10,973,011
Issue Date April 06, 2021
Title Efficient Location Updates, Paging And Short Bursts
Inventorship Hang Zhang, Nepean (CA)
Peiying Zhu, Kanata (CA)
Wen Tong, Ottawa (CA)
Assignee Apple Inc., Cupertino, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,973,011

1. A method, comprising:at a mobile terminal connected to a base station in a wireless communication network:
receiving, from the base station, a short data burst forecast information element regarding a future downlink short data burst transmission on a downlink from the base station;
transmitting, to the base station, a location update indicator message; and
receiving, from the base station, a further short data burst forecast information element that indicates a frame where the further future downlink short data burst is to be transmitted.