Patent Number: 8,792,418

Title: Method for handling corrupted signals in a wireless network

Abstract: A method is provided for combining corrupted messages received in a wireless network which comprises the following steps: (a) receiving a first message transmitted from one of a plurality of communication devices, wherein that first message is received as a corrupted message; (b) following the receipt of the first corrupted message, receiving a first plurality of messages, wherein the first plurality of messages are received as corrupted messages and wherein at least one of the first plurality of corrupted messages is essentially identical to the first message; (c) combining the first corrupted message with the at least one of the first plurality of corrupted messages that is essentially identical to that first message to form a combined message; and (d) deriving from the combined message information which was transmitted within the first message.

Inventors: Lavi; Nadav (Ramat Hasharon, IL), Vainappel; Jacob (Herzeliya, IL)

Assignee: Sparkmotion Inc.

International Classification: H04L 12/26 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018