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8705722 Automatic routing of communications to user endpoints  
A system may receive configuration information relating to forwarding of communications in a network from a first endpoint to other endpoints. Presence information may also be received for the...
8699684 Method, system, and program product for contacting conference call participants  
The present invention provides a method, system, and program product for managing conference calls. Specifically, prospective conference call participants (e.g., moderators and/or invitees) will...
8699697 Providing caller-specific information  
A method may include receiving a call from a caller and interacting with the caller, via an interactive voice response (IVR) unit, to identify first information associated with a reason for the...
8693663 System and method for implementing do-not-disturb during playback of media content  
A system and method for implementing do-not-disturb during media content. Do-not-disturb is implemented during playback of the media content in response to a selection of media content. An...
8693655 System and method for provisioning temporary telephone numbers  
Systems, methods, and computer program products for provisioning a temporary disposable number are described. A user can be provided with a pool of available temporary disposable numbers that have...
8687788 Method, apparatus and system for call leg selection  
A method, apparatus and system for call leg selection is provided. In an embodiment, a call manger is provided which is connected to telephones that have the same telephone number. When the call...
8681968 Techniques for bypassing call screening in a call messaging system  
A system, method, and computer-readable media for bypassing call screening in a call messaging system includes storing a call screening rule for a callee specifying one or more conditions under...
8682305 Methods and systems for call processing in a wireline and wireless network  
Methods and systems are described for routing call in a wireless network environment. In one embodiment, a phone address is assigned to a subscriber and/or a subscriber's mobile telecommunications...
8675846 System and method for providing voice messaging with dynamic content  
A system and method for creating and distributing messages including dynamic content is provided. In one form, an entity provides a plurality of content segments for use in building a dynamic...
8670771 Systems and methods for implementing location based contact routing  
The location of a mobile terminal associated with a user is determined using GPS or by monitoring signals generated and received by the mobile terminal, etc. Coordinates for at least one hot spot...
8670542 Call forwarding based on determination of status of destination  
In a call forwarding system, a call from a calling party for a called party is received at a switching device and in response to the received call the switching device issues a request for call...
8667105 Systems and methods facilitating relocatability of devices between networks  
Provided is a software entity adapted to operate in a first network on behalf of a relocatable device to negotiate services for the relocatable device from the network, and to be transportable or...
8666034 Audio call screening for hosted voicemail systems  
The present invention allows a user to screen messages being left at a hosted voicemail system from a telephone terminal. Incoming calls intended for the telephone terminal are routed to the...
8666053 System with call forward profile  
A method and system for providing call forwarding in an IP telephone network is disclosed. First, when a telephone number for a first telephone from a second telephone is dialed, the call is...
8660255 Call control across multiple interfaces  
Methods and apparatuses for call control are disclosed. In one example, methods and apparatuses for receiving communications associated with a monitoring of a first interface, a second interface,...
8655332 Method and system for realizing one-number multiple-terminal service  
The present invention provides a method for realizing a one-number multiple-terminal service, the method comprises the following steps: a calling terminal calls a called terminal in a first...
8654958 Managing call forwarding profiles  
Call forwarding profiles corresponding to call forwarding settings based on time, location, and/or presence states of a called party are created. Different call forwarding settings are then...
8649802 Method and apparatus for location based call signal conversion service in a wireless communication network  
The present invention relates to an apparatus and method for location based call signal conversion in a wireless communication network. The location based call signal conversion apparatus...
8644483 Telephone relay apparatus, telephone relay system, recording medium and data processing method  
A telephone relay apparatus stores peripheral telephone numbers of a plurality of peripheral telephone terminals scheduled to be located at the periphery of each specific terminal user. When a...
8644485 Intelligent softswitch for managing a call  
Systems, methods and computer program products for managing a call are described. In some implementations, an intelligent softswitch can be used to communicate with a provider system that can...
8644476 Method and system for providing a value added service that is available in a first network to a subscriber in a second network  
Method and communication system for providing a value added service, such as an intelligent network (IN) service, which is available in a first network (5), to a subscriber (3) in a second network...
8638820 In-voicemail-session call transfers  
In one embodiment, a voicemail system stores a voicemail message left by a first caller for a second caller. The voicemail system facilitates the transfer of a call out of a playback of the...
8638922 Location-based call routing  
The present invention provides call processing for an incoming call based on the relative location of the user for which the call is intended. If the user is at a certain location, the incoming...
8638923 Dynamic registration for call-pickup group membership, and selective rerouting of calls  
A method and system for registering a client for a call-pickup service and for executing the call-pickup service for a new call placed to a given communication device. The call-pickup service may...
8634533 Directed notifications  
A computer-implemented method includes receiving a notification at a network server and directing the notification to a particular address of a plurality of addresses that are associated with a...
8635554 Enhanced telephony computer user interface allowing user interaction and control of a telephone using a personal computer  
An enhanced telephony (ET) computer user interface that seamlessly integrates features of a personal computer (PC) and a telephone into a coherent user interface. The user is provided with a rich...
8630400 Telephone relay system, telephone relay apparatus, recording medium and data processing method  
When a telephone call line from an outgoing telephone terminal to the specific telephone terminal of a specific terminal user is not opened, the telephone relay apparatus acquires periphery...
8619957 Delivery of call data in a communication system  
A method may include receiving a call having call data, determining that the call data cannot be forwarded along a call path, assigning an identifier to the call data, forwarding the call along...
8620532 Passive crowd-sourced map updates and alternate route recommendations  
Systems and methods for providing passive crowd-sourced alternate route recommendations. In one embodiment, locations of users of a number of mobile location-aware devices are tracked over time....
8619956 Private-branch exchange that provides call bridging to an off-premises terminal in the presence of a third-party application  
A telecommunications system is disclosed that enables a user to pair a desk set that is an extension of a private-branch exchange with a cell phone that is accessible via the Public Switched...
8611511 Contact number encapsulation system  
A contact number encapsulation system is disclosed that is operable to consolidate a plurality of contact numbers associated with a given user into a single contact number. The system includes a...
8611516 Method and communication device for establishing an alternative communication transmission  
The invention relates to methods and a communication device for establishing a communication transmission (ALTV), wherein upon detecting an original signaling (SIGRA) directed from a first...
8599831 Method for establishing a session between a caller and a callee  
The invention discloses a method for establishing a session between a caller and a callee, applying to a next generation network, after said callee picking up, which includes: restarting a session...
8600021 Method and apparatus for connecting a caller previously diverted to voicemail  
Disclosed is a method and apparatus for enabling communication between a first party and a second party. The method and apparatus determine that the second party is calling the first party while...
8600031 Method for connecting calls between an IP multimedia subsystem (IMS) domain and a circuit switched (CS) domain  
A call connection method is provided. When a terminal is in an IMS unregistered state, information indicating whether to perform a session transfer toward a CS domain is stored in a server during...
8600024 Method and system for providing to a second party, computer-network related information about a first party  
A method and system for providing computer-network related information about a second party. First, the second party receives a telephone number of a first party. The second party's customer...
8600030 Communications network call initiation transition  
Systems and methods for initiating telephony calls are presented. In one example, a phone call initiation is detected on a first communications network. The phone call initiation is redirected to...
8594287 Methods and apparatus for providing expanded telecommunications service  
The present invention relates to telephone call processing. In one embodiment, a call processing system receives from a caller a first call for a user, the first call including call signaling...
8594643 System and method for routing a call to a landline communication unit or a wireless communication unit  
Methods and systems are provided for routing a call to a landline communication unit or a wireless communication unit based on the availability of the wireless communication unit. A call placed to...
8594298 Call management  
A personal call management system allows a user to specify how incoming telephone calls should be handled. The user can specify various parameters including modes, filters, schedules, and the...
8588752 System and method for creation and management of location information  
A system and method for creation and management of user location policies and data. Generally described, the system provides for automated tools and personal tools that can alleviate the onerous...
8588390 Telephone conversation relay server, voice telephone conversation system, and voice telephone conversation relay method  
A call relay server comprises a usage status management unit that, when a user starts using a system from a main terminal and the notification is received from the main terminal and if a sub...
8582748 Method and system for communication forwarding  
For enabling the forwarding of communication requests directed by callers to callees who are subscribers of a carrier network (4) and users in an enterprise network (5), forwarding-profile...
8583083 Apparatus, system and method for forwarding data sent to a wireless device to another address  
An apparatus for forwarding data sent to a wireless device having a first address to a second address. The apparatus includes a server in communication with a wireless network and an external...
8577011 Distributed call pickup group for VoIP system  
A distributed call pickup group system comprises a call manager having an extension module. The extension module further comprises a group pickup module, a group pickup call stack, a backup group...
8577013 Automatic communications forwarding to displaced employees  
A system comprises a connection accessible to one or more incoming nodes, a call transfer interface for connecting the connection with the incoming nodes to a call transfer module capable of...
8577010 Telephone relay device, method of relaying telephones, and program therefor  
A second device (120) has a first virtual terminal and a second virtual terminal. The second device (120) switches the access point of a third telephone terminal (32) to the first virtual terminal...
8571197 Direct dialing telephone calls by name  
By using letters, this invention provides telephone numbers that contain the actual initials or name of the recipient. With business subscribers, each company's stock marker ticker symbol is their...
8571530 Privacy stamp for cover UI  
A privacy stamp for preventing the automatic display of private data items stored in a memory of a mobile telecommunications apparatus. The telecommunications apparatus is provided with user...
8571198 Handling redirect calls  
In a particular embodiment, a network device receives, from a first device, a first call request for a second device. The network device may then send the first call request to a redirect server,...