Acer had five patents in cybersecurity during Q4 2023. Acer Inc filed patents in Q4 2023 for a user equipment method for receiving physical downlink shared channel and transmitting physical uplink control channel, an intelligent epidemic prevention system using cameras and computing device for access control based on mask wearing and temperature, and a communication device for monitoring and switching search space set group configurations received from a network. GlobalData’s report on Acer gives a 360-degreee view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

Acer grant share with cybersecurity as a theme is 20% in Q4 2023. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

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Application: Method and user equipment for reception of physical downlink shared channel and transmission of physical uplink control channel (Patent ID: US20230362930A1)

The patent filed by Acer Inc. describes a method and user equipment for receiving a physical downlink shared channel and transmitting a physical uplink control channel. The method involves receiving downlink control information, obtaining a codepoint associated with a transmission configuration indicator state, and then receiving the physical downlink shared channel based on this information. The user equipment includes a transceiver and a processor to carry out these functions efficiently.

The method outlined in the patent involves specific steps for receiving the physical downlink shared channel based on the transmission configuration indicator state obtained from the downlink control information. Additionally, the user equipment described is equipped with the necessary components to implement this method effectively. Overall, the patent focuses on optimizing the reception and transmission processes for these channels, enhancing the overall communication capabilities of the user equipment.

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