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9041562 Controlling a voice site using non-standard haptic commands  
An apparatus and an article of manufacture for controlling a voice site using a haptic input modality include validating a haptic input from an instrument capable of accessing a voice site,...
9026434 Frame erasure concealment for a multi rate speech and audio codec  
An audio coding terminal and method is provided. The terminal includes a coding mode setting unit to set an operation mode, from plural operation modes, for input audio coding by a codec...
8977740 Portable terminal receiving remote support, remote support method, program, operator system, operator server, and operator terminal for remote support  
When not the target device accessed by an operator terminal but other devices communicatably connected therewith have problems, the setting operation and the status viewing of the device with a...
8825020 Information access and device control using mobile phones and audio in the home environment  
Embodiments of the present invention are directed toward systems, methods and devices for improving information access to and device control in a home automation environment. Functionality of...
8817951 Method and system for monitoring a location  
A method and system for monitoring a location via a called telephony communication device is disclosed. The method at the called telephony communication device includes receiving (304) a request...
8811580 Method and apparatus for setting programmable features of an automotive appliance  
An interactive interface facilitates the setting of preferences and other programmable parameters of an automotive appliance. The interface is hosted by a server on a global computer network. The...
8781087 Simultaneous voice and data systems for secure catalog orders  
Systems and methods for providing a simultaneous voice and data user interface for secure catalog orders and in particular for providing a system and method for providing a distributed voice user...
8774375 System and methods for establishing a telephony session from a remote dialing unit  
A mobile telephone has radio-frequency connection to a cellular network, a speaker, a stored contact list including telephone numbers for the contacts, a DTMF tone generator coupled to the...
8731155 Method for remotely controlling vehicle features  
A method and system that enables users to remotely control or manage certain vehicle features, such as emergency flashers or a remote engine start, through the use of a trigger device other than a...
8724139 Electric apparatus having separate receiving capability for operational instructions and operational parameters, respectively, and system including the same  
An electric apparatus and an electric system comprise: a control panel to accept instructions for operations; and a part to detect and control situations of the operations. The operations, carried...
8705715 Home appliance, home appliance system, and diagnosis method of a home appliance  
A home appliance system and an operation method thereof are disclosed. The home appliance outputs product information as a predetermined sound and transmits the sound through a connected...
8675838 Intercom unit for providing a status alert for a movable barrier  
An access control system is provided for a movable barrier. A main communication unit grants access to a movable barrier operator. The movable barrier operator controls movement of the movable...
8615072 System and methods for establishing a telephony session from a remote dialing unit  
A user-operated system for causing a land-line telephone to dial a destination includes a mobile telephony device having a speaker and an internal dual tone multiple frequency (DTMF) dialer, and a...
8543388 Efficient speech stream conversion  
Speech frames of a first speech coding scheme are utilized as speech frames of a second speech coding scheme, where the speech coding schemes use similar core compression schemes for the speech...
8532273 Home appliance and home appliance system  
A home appliance and a home appliance system are provided. The home appliance may convert product information into an acoustic signal and externally output the same as a sound. The home appliance...
8509400 System and method for adaptive programming of a remote control  
A method and system for adaptively configuring a remote control includes analyzing a log of events, maintained by the remote control, which indicate how the remote control and the devices it...
8451994 Switching cameras during a video conference of a multi-camera mobile device  
Some embodiments provide a method for conducting a video conference between a first mobile device and a second device. The first mobile device includes first and second cameras. The method selects...
8396488 Method and apparatus for interlocking communication and tracking applications in a wireless communication device  
A wireless communication device transmits location information associated with a mobile worker, and provides an option to the mobile worker to disable such location transmissions. The use of the...
8306523 Methods and apparatuses supporting multiple positioning protocol versions in wireless communication networks  
Methods and apparatuses are provided for supporting multiple positioning protocol versions within wireless communication networks.
8218739 Remote garage door monitoring system  
An apparatus and methods for implementing a garage door monitoring system coupled to a garage door opener. The door monitoring system allow a user to actuate the door under control via a network...
8214218 Method and apparatus for switching speech or audio signals  
A method and an apparatus for switching speech or audio signals, wherein the method for switching speech or audio signals includes when switching of a speech or audio, weighting a first high...
8170183 Systems and methods for providing a message service for a site  
A method for providing a message service for a site is described. It is determined whether a service is provided at the site. If the service is provided at the site, a request is sent to a node at...
8155289 Remote control system for electric device  
A remote control system for at least one electric device, each electric device having device identification data, has a handset comprising a handset transceiver, and a base unit having a telephone...
8139733 Simultaneous voice and data systems for secure catalog orders  
Systems and methods for providing a simultaneous voice and data user interface for secure catalog orders and in particular for providing a system and method for providing a distributed voice user...
8140042 Distributing apparatus and method for communication using the same  
A distributing apparatus distributes a high-frequency signal received from a transmitting-and-receiving module of a first wireless terminal to transmitting-and-receiving modules of other wireless...
8085905 Multimedia emergency services  
A system and method for remotely controlling one or more monitoring devices in a user's household in the event of emergency so as to more productively monitor the emergency situation on a...
8077845 Remote control of a security system using telephone device  
System and method for remotely controlling at least one local security system from a telephone device. The system includes a reception section for receiving a telephone call, a decoding section...
8077846 Combination universal telephone and remote control device  
A universal combination cordless phone/remote control device for simultaneously answering incoming phone calls, messages, texts, etc., while operating a television and peripheral equipment...
8045970 Gateway for remote control and system and method for implementing remote control  
Embodiments of the present invention disclose a gateway for remote control and system as well as a method for implementing remote control. The user side calls a telephone number to which the...
8045688 Method and system for presenting customized caller options via a communication device  
A method and a system for presenting customized caller options via a communication device (104) are disclosed. The method includes receiving (404) an incoming call from a calling party at the...
8014503 Network system  
In a network system, a notifying apparatus located in the network system is specified. If a predetermined event occurs when a function execution apparatus executes its function, the occurrence of...
8000968 Method and apparatus for switching speech or audio signals  
A method and an apparatus for switching speech or audio signals, wherein the method for switching speech or audio signals includes when switching of a speech or audio, weighting a first high...
7869582 Remote garage door monitoring system  
An apparatus and methods for implementing a garage door monitoring system coupled to a garage door opener. The door monitoring system allow a user to actuate the door under control via a network...
7853271 Method and apparatus for interlocking communication and tracking applications in a wireless communication device  
A wireless communication device transmits location information associated with a mobile worker, and provides an option to the mobile worker to disable such location transmissions. The use of the...
7792256 System and method for remotely monitoring, controlling, and managing devices at one or more premises  
In certain embodiments, a system for remotely monitoring, controlling, and managing one or more remote premises includes a server system operable to communicate with one or more remote client...
7733213 Methods, systems, and computer program products for providing time-limited calendar based passcode access to areas, buildings and/or rooms  
Methods, systems and computer program products provide time-restricted passcode access to a restricted access area by: (a) electronically generating a time-limited visitor access passcode that is...
7734286 Remote control system  
A method includes the steps of selecting an appliance to be controlled from a list of appliances stored in the cellular device, selecting an instruction to be communicated to the selected...
7689325 Communication control method for a vehicle  
A remote call center utilizes both cell phone and satellite communication networks to transmit data messages to a vehicle equipped with both a telematics module and a SDAR module. The telematics...
7671886 Video-phone terminal apparatus, image-shooting method, and computer product  
A remote-operation authenticating unit determines whether to permit a remote operation of the video-phone terminal apparatus by other video-phone terminal apparatus via a video phone...
7650145 Telephone set, communication adaptor, home appliance control method, and program recording medium  
The invention relates to a telephone set comprises a connection apparatus to execute a connecting process for enabling transmission and reception of an information signal to and from a home...
7623631 Multimedia emergency services  
A system and method for remotely controlling one or more monitoring devices in a user's household in the event of emergency so as to more productively monitor the emergency situation on a...
7623640 Door intercom system  
Disclosed is a door intercom system, which is installed on a door of a community for communicating with and identifying a visitor and opening/closing the door through a network by an inhabitant...
7613285 System and method for service-oriented automatic remote control, remote server, and remote control agent  
The present invention relates to a remote control system, a remote server, a remote control agent, and a remote control method. According to the present invention, when controlling the remote...
7561681 Interactive system for managing and remotely connecting customer utility loads  
An interactive system for managing and remotely monitoring and effecting the connection status of a customer utility load network is disclosed. Preferred embodiments of the interactive system are...
7548491 Personalized key system for a mobile vehicle  
A wireless key system for a mobile vehicle includes a key fob with a controller, a microphone operably coupled to the controller, a memory operably coupled to the controller, arid a telematics...
7539293 Telephone controlled entertainment  
A system and method are disclosed for providing controlling the presentation of information using a telephone including monitoring a signal received from the telephone; receiving control...
7538686 Remote controller with a communication function  
A remote controller includes an input module including an input panel and a controller coupled to the input panel for generating coordinate information of the input panel. The remote controller...
7492876 Remote control terminal  
A remote control terminal includes an input section which allows selection of predetermined services offered from an information provider managing the services, a transceiver for obtaining a...
7492877 System and method for remote control  
In this invention, an apparatus of which the power supply is in the off state is remotely controlled through a communications network. Each of one or a plurality of controlled apparatus has a ROM...
7489924 Apparatus and system for providing remote control service through communication network, and method thereof  
An apparatus, system and method for providing remote control service to devices in a home network are disclosed. A web page provider provides a master page of the home network, information on the...

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