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8620265 Handset awareness and tracking of subscription plan  
A portable electronic device that promotes user awareness of approaching a usage limit is provided, comprising a processor, a memory, and an application. When executed by the processor, the...
8577329 System and methods for carrier-centric mobile device data communications cost monitoring and control  
Systems and methods for providing carrier-centric data communications cost monitoring and controls are provided. In an embodiment, the method operates by receiving a registration request associated...
8565394 Updating routing patterns in an enterprise network  
The present disclosure is directed to updating routing patterns in an enterprise network. In some implementations, a method for routing sessions includes identifying information associated with...
8265244 Charging split negotiation in IMS sessions  
A method and apparatus for implementation of split charging in an Internet protocol multimedia subsystem, allowing subsystem users to negotiate at setup and at a modification of a session...
8189752 Per-session dynamic charging caps in communication networks  
Communication networks and associated methods and systems are disclosed that provide per-session dynamic charging caps. For a session, the communication network includes a network element adapted...
8045957 Computer program product to indicate a charge for a call  
Embodiments may comprise hardware and/or code within a cellular phone to process data related to charges for a call to indicate the charges to the user. In some embodiments, the charges may be...
8027441 Method and apparatus for phone tracking with deferred remote billing  
A method of accounting for activities in a system comprising a telephone handset, including associating use of the telephone handset with a user, allowing the user to perform a call through use of...
8015249 Mitigating data usage in messaging applications  
Data usage of a messaging application is mitigated based on a location of the application on the display screen or a mode of a device. If the location of the application is in the foreground of the...
8009817 Tracking and notification of telephone plan minute status  
A method and system for tracking telephone usage and notifying a user of his telephone usage includes a software program for tracking telephone usage based on the time and day that a phone call is...
7958238 System and method for managing network access for an end user  
A method for managing network access is provided that includes receiving a signal indicating a change in a network parameter, the change reflecting that an end user associated with a communication...
7412228 Method for notifying a primary wireless unit of group calling plan activity  
The present invention provides a method for notifying a primary wireless unit in a group calling plan that a wireless unit in the group calling plan has call activity. An MSC determines if there is...
7310415 Tracking and notification of telephone plan minute status  
A method and system for tracking telephone usage and notifying a user of his telephone usage includes a software program for tracking telephone usage based on the time and day that a phone call is...
7305234 Automated device behavior management based on preset preferences  
A system and method for automated management of the behavior of a wireless communication device is disclosed herein. Behavior preference settings are configured and provided to a wireless network...
7221747 Telephone providing automatic tracking of calling plan charges  
The invention is directed to a telephone that provides for automatically and accurately tracking calling plan charges using carrier plan rules, for informing a user of accrued charges on request,...
7206570 Method for providing price information to subscribers of a digital mobile communication network  
The invention relates to a method for providing price information to subscribers of a digital mobile communication network. The aim of the invention is to inform the subscriber of the cost of a...
7177403 Event driven multi-media communication management system  
The event driven multi-media communication management system comprises a controller that interfaces with a plurality of communication space stations and with one or more communication medium...
7174008 Method and system for managing the duration and cost of a telephone call  
A method for establishing a call between a calling party and at least one called party via a call switching network. The method includes calculating a call charge per minute rate based upon a...
7110513 System and method for determining characteristics of international calls  
A system for providing termination information for an international telephone number includes a centralized database of terminating characteristics. The system may also include request processing...
7035296 Data transmission system using at cellular phones  
A data transmission system for cellular phones. A video data encoder encodes video data, and an audio data encoder encodes audio data. A video data storage unit stores encoded video data, and an...
7032109 Method and system for ensuring the security of service supplies broadcast on a computer network of the internet type  
The invention concerns a method and a system enabling users (11) of an Internet type computer network provided with multimedia terminals (16) comprising a microphone (17) and connected to an...
6976017 Method and apparatus for context based querying  
This invention provides methods and apparatus for context based querying to more efficiently provide directory services. In particular, methods and apparatus for querying a database to resolve...
6967957 Architecture for the rapid creation of telephony services in a next generation network  
A service architecture for the rapid development of next generation telephony services that overcomes the limitations of the current closed PSTN architecture and service model. In this architecture...
6931527 Method and system for ensuring the security of fax transmission using an identifying card  
The invention concerns a method and system for safely transmitting a fax between a transmitter sending the fax and at least a receiver (11) receiving the fax (162) using a fax machine (161)...
6904520 Method and system for ensuring the securing of computer servers of games  
The invention concerns a method and a system enabling gamesters (11) of a virtual casino to accede safely and rapidly, by means of a microphone (17) connected to a communication network (15), to...
6856682 System and method for processing an input signal communicated on a telephone line  
In one embodiment, a system is provided for processing an input signal communicated on a telephone line, the input signal including a first component associated with a first frequency band, a...
6856675 Process for signalling cost information upon connection establishment and a tariff server therefor  
A process for signalling cost information in a telecommunications network, wherein the subscriber's data terminal establishes a connection to an exchange, the exchange has a call handling function...
6829596 Account/asset activation device and method  
An asset/account activation device and method are provided. According to a first preferred method, an asset may be activated by a point of sale device utilizing multiple security mechanisms....
6826398 System for processing service data in telecommunications system  
A system by which external users, such as subscribers and service providers, can update their service data is disclosed. The system permits users to update their service data in a secure and...
6788772 System and method for controlling outgoing telephone calls  
A telephone call control system includes a database containing user identifiers and call control limitations assigned to the user identifiers. Call control limitations may include budgetary, time,...
6728367 Apparatus and method for filtering voiceband and metering tone frequencies of a mixed voice/data signal  
An apparatus and method provide for filtering of voiceband and specified tone frequencies of a mixed voice/data signal, such as an Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL) signal. A lowpass filter...
6650886 Tariff determination in mobile telecommunications networks  
A method of providing call charge information in a mobile telecommunications system. The method comprises maintaining in a home mobile telecommunications network a set of call charging algorithms...
6580789 Automated prefix dialing system  
An automated prefix dialing system is disclosed to allow a subscriber/user to automatically insert a predetermined prefix dialing code in certain outgoing telephone call situations. The system is...
6577965 Linear multichannel detection system for billing by spectrum convolution  
A linear multichannel detection system for billing by spectrum convolution applicable in telecommunications systems, capable of detecting the metering pulses in a signal sent from a telephone...
6577717 Broadcasting of different tariff periods in a telephone system  
Broadcasting of different tariff periods in a telephone system. Subscribers of a telecommunication system are advised of service charging tariffs of services to said subscribers. In the...
6535594 Printing caller ID  
A printing caller ID device includes an audio recording device for recording incoming telephone messages and telephone numbers, and also includes a printer for printing telephone numbers received...
6535593 System and method for billing communications services provisioned on demand in converging telecommunications network  
System and method for facilitating consolidated billing within a converging telecommunications network. The system and method include and involve a network resource control facility communicating...
6532283 Method and apparatus for viewing real time telephone charges  
A communication system for establishing a transparent communication link between a first transceiver and a second transceiver. The communication system in concert with the first transceiver...
6473499 Dynamic individual phone rates  
A system for determining an individual phone rate for a user from an originating device to a destination device comprises a user calling pattern information module, a destination gateway provider...
6466660 Method and apparatus for retroactively updating a communication billing system  
During peak usage times in a communications system, a communications control system and a billing system are required to handle a very large volume of communications from a large number of...
6442260 Method and system for transmitting information to a telecommunication terminal  
Method and system for presenting the price of a telecommunication connection on the telecommunication terminal of the committer of the telecommunication connection in a telecommunication system...
6411693 Long distance modem warning  
A computer implemented method is disclosed for automatically intercepting and analyzing computer modem commands for toll characteristics andthen alternatively permitting or preventing the computer...
6405042 Provision of cellular/wire-line service  
Apparatus and a method for providing roaming service to a telecommunications station which can act as a cellular station or if plugged into a jack connected to a land-line switch, can act like a...
6321078 System and method for providing expense reports to wireless service subscribers  
A system for providing immediate access to detailed information about a wireless call. The system includes a first mechanism for placing a wireless call. A second mechanism times the call to...
6263058 Charge information method  
The invention relates to a method of providing charge information and to a service control unit (SCP) for carrying out the method. During the establishment of a call from a calling subscriber (A)...
6240169 Communications protocol for least cost call routing system  
A least cost call routing system operates in conjunction with one or more telephones disposed in a location to provide least cost telephone call routing using a selected one of a number of...
6240175 Intelligent phone cord apparatus  
A telephone cord having an automatic dialer incorporated therein. The telephone cord connects a telephone to a wall jack and includes a line powered dialer circuit. When the associated telephone...
6222911 Programmable access carrier selection terminal  
Customer premises equipment (CPE) which allows a user programmable access carrier selection. Users can program one or more alternate access carriers to use at different times and/or different days...
6208719 Method and apparatus for telecommunications having automatic network adaptations and silent mode operations  
A method and apparatus for telecommunications having automatic network adaptations and silent mode operations are demonstrated. An integrated telecom device includes a programmable controller and...
6195543 Method and apparatus for providing advice of charge parameters for mobile radio telephone calls  
A control point administers an Advice of Charge (AoC) service provided to mobile subscribers. The control point is informed of each can involving a mobile station that subscribes to the Advice of...
6195420 Hotel check-out system  
Specialized computer terminals with a telephone, touch screen and magnetic stripe reader are used to access a customer's bill from various locations within a hotel, such as a restaurant and bar....
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