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8903449 Intelligent dialing method and intelligent dialing terminal  
An intelligent dialing method and a terminal are provided by the present invention. The method includes: a terminal receiving a called number input by a user and inquiring home location...
8831582 Automated conferencing system and method  
A method of connecting a computing device to a conference. One method comprises finding one or more potential dial-in numbers and looking up the one or more potential dial-in numbers in at least...
8811579 Location aware speed dial on a communication device  
A method of assigning contacts to a speed dial function. The method can include identifying contacts that are candidates to be assigned to the speed dial function on a communication device. The...
8804634 Method and apparatus for managing CSG priorities in idle and connected modes  
A method comprising detecting closed subscriber group (CSG) proximity based on an autonomous search function; signaling a proximity indication to a network, wherein the proximity indication...
8750475 Determining cost effective ways of communicating  
A method may include receiving an instruction to communicate with a second computing device associated with a contact of a user of the first computing device, identifying one or more contact...
8724620 Method and apparatus for managing calls  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, one or more components for receiving a call request at a first server from a first end user device,...
RE44871 Mobile communication terminal provided with handsfree function and controlling method thereof  
Disclosed are a mobile communication terminal provided with a hands-free function and a controlling method thereof comprising the steps of: setting a hands-free function of a mobile communication...
8594288 Apparatus and method for retrieving contact information associated with a party  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a communication device having a controller to detect by way of an input device an entry of a communication...
8548445 Abbreviated dialing  
An intelligent abbreviated dialing feature can use a portion of a phone number as a shortcut to dialing. Any portion of a phone number can be input into a communications device such as by pressing...
8504096 Abbreviated dialing  
An intelligent abbreviated dialing feature can use a portion of a phone number as a shortcut to dialing. Any portion of a phone number can be input into a communications device such as by pressing...
8478906 Wireless device address book updates  
A system for maintaining an address book, wherein the address book includes a plurality of entries with each entry containing contact information and wherein address book updates are transmitted...
8437458 Speed dial line call indicator  
In one embodiment, a method includes obtaining information relating to a first telephone number, and determining whether the first telephone number corresponds to a first speed dial button on a...
8346296 Portable telephone  
A user enters a numeric string on a standby screen of a cellular telephone, and then presses a predetermined function key, the numeric string obtained by numerical conversion of a piece of...
8213595 System and method to adjust caller ID information  
A method for adjusting caller ID information includes receiving at a call device a caller ID message that includes a calling number. An address book associated with the call device is searched. An...
7986771 Automated call router for business directory using the world wide web  
The embodiments include a system, a computer readable medium, and a method for establishing a communication connection after searching the World Wide Web for relevant phone information. The system...
7940907 Method, system, and article for placing a telephone call to a previously-called party  
Upon receiving a service code from a calling party, a list of parties previously called by the calling party is retrieved. An audio message is generated based on the list, and communicated to the...
7809128 Methods and systems for per-session traffic rate policing in a media gateway  
Methods and systems for per-session traffic rate policing in a media gateway include receiving voice over IP (VoIP) packets at a media gateway where it is determined whether each VoIP packet is...
7804616 Data transmission apparatus, image data transmission apparatus, and program  
A data transmission apparatus includes a holding portion that holds specified transmission destination information, and a control portion that controls the holding portion to keep holding the...
7720207 Telephone functions for computers  
An enhanced telephone emulation computer system including a minidialer program for controlling a computer to add telephony functions which can be invoked from whatever active program is currently...
7627305 Systems and methods for adding information to a directory stored in a mobile device  
In one aspect, the present invention provides systems and methods for adding information to a directory stored in a mobile device.
7499538 Telephone for searching memory content using a simple user operation  
A telephone enabling a user to search a telephone directory using a simple and trouble-free operation. The telephone has a storage unit for storing names to be called and corresponding telephone...
7369866 Message processing for communication terminal  
Message processing for a communication terminal is disclosed. In one embodiment, a method for preparing an outgoing message includes composing the message, programming control information for...
7248689 Display device  
This invention provides a display device that can be updated via a communications network. In an improved version the advertising material used to update the device depends upon a called number...
7233650 Managing caller identifiers at a communication device  
Managing caller identifiers includes communicating calls at a communication device, where each call is associated with a caller identifier. The caller identifiers for the calls are stored in...
7221740 Auto block and auto discovery in a distributed communication system  
A voicemail system enabling various components of the voicemail system to be distributed geographically yet operate as a seamlessly integrated system is disclosed. A signal gateway interfaces with...
7212626 Information terminal capable of originating a call, method of originating a call and recording medium which stores the program for originating a call  
An information terminal according to the present invention is provided where a telephone number is directly extracted from a window displayed, and call dialing is performed based upon the...
7203296 Method, system, and article for placing a telephone call to a previously-called party  
Upon receiving a service code from a calling party, a list of parties previously called by the calling party is retrieved. An audio message is generated based on the list, and communicated to the...
7200417 Method and apparatus for reformatting caller identification from different communication networks  
A communication device (200) operates on a plurality of communication networks (104, 110) and utilizes a method (400) for reformatting a caller identification received from one communication...
7123946 Portable information terminal device and telephone directory display method used by the device  
A display order deciding unit decides the display order upon displaying a telephone directory on the basis of setting if the telephone directory is displayed in the display order in response to a...
7107076 Method for accessing telephone number in mobile communication terminal  
A method for accessing a telephone number in a mobile communication terminal, which assigns a series of numbers to detailed items of a storing address corresponding to a hot key inputted by a user...
7092511 Telephone for retrieving memory content through simple operation  
A telephone enabling a user to search a telephone directory using a simple and trouble-free operation. The telephone has a storage unit for storing names to be called and corresponding telephone...
7062034 International call prefix identification and formatting  
An international telephone number is displayed by automatically inserting at least one space after the country code portion of the telephone number. In particular, when a telephone number having...
7013393 Universal intelligent card for secure access to system functions  
A method and apparatus for secure access to secured system functions utilizing a universal access card. The card includes a bank of tuned amplifier circuits and tuned audio transducers to maximize...
6983170 Mobile cellular telephone  
The present invention 10 is a cellular telephone that is releasably attached to the airbag cover 14 of the steering wheel 12 of a vehicle 16. The present invention 10 can be attached by hook and...
6980641 Method and apparatus for controlling a computer to implement telephone functions with an enhanced minidialer function  
An enhanced telephone emulation computer system including a minidialer program for controlling a computer to add telephony functions which can be invoked from whatever active program is currently...
6870483 Locator apparatus  
A locator apparatus for locating a lost wallet, pocketbook, or a purse is disclosed. Other embodiments of the apparatus could be incorporated into other commonly used items such as purses,...
6836543 Operating surface for class functions in a telephone  
An operating surface for CLASS functions of a telephone device of an analog network. The operating surface has two functions, “activate” and “deactivate”, so that the command sequence following...
6829337 Telephone apparatus with capability of adding, deleting and comparing telephone numbers  
A telephone apparatus of the present invention comprises a telephone number comparator for comparing a telephone number included in caller information delivered from caller identification delivery...
6778658 Digital dialed digit unlock method and system  
A method and system for providing a dialed digit unlock and edit feature for a digital telephone connected to an advanced intelligent network (AIN) wireline network is disclosed. The digital...
6778657 Analog dialed digit unlock method and system  
A method and system for providing a dialed digit unlock and edit feature for an analog telephone connected to an advanced intelligent network (AIN) wireline network is disclosed. The analog...
6731746 Automatic sorting system and method for electronic telephone directory  
An automatic sorting system for an electronic telephone directory to sort telephone numbers in the electronic telephone directory prepares a calling information list which indicates an expected...
6697483 Method and apparatus for searching a database  
A method of searching an electronic phonebook of a cellular phone, where the phonebook contains a multiplicity of names each being made up of one or more alphanumeric characters. The method...
6678372 Telephone terminal capable of effectively making use of a communication history  
A telephone terminal is connected to a line network and has an individual terminal number. The telephone terminal comprises a clock section for measuring date and hour. A memory section is for...
6618586 Device and method for searching directory memory of portable cellular phone  
A portable cellular phone comprises a radio communication section, an operation section, a directory memory, a telephone number temporary memory, a control section, and a display section. The...
6574488 Information processing apparatus and method and display control apparatus and method  
The invention is intended to allow a plurality of users to share a single apparatus while securing the privacy of each user. A terminal is made portable and detachable from a base. Data exchange...
6504925 Apparatus for enabling a telephone user to obtain telephone directory information  
Telephone directory information is obtained and telephone calls are placed with a telephone, a telephone directory memory storing signals representing names and telephone numbers of subscribers, a...
6498847 Dialer programming and device with integrated printing process  
An improved account access system and device in which a portable electronic card may be loaded into a combined programming and printing system to be programmed with predetermined signals and...
6477247 Apparatus and method for dialing out of local area telephone calls  
An apparatus and method is provided for placing a phone call when dialing out of the caller's local area. A database resident in a telephone connection mechanism contains the access codes required...
6442261 Call recovery method and apparatus for an attendant telephone set  
A call recovery method and apparatus for an telephone set that receives multiple incoming calls and automatically dials the telephone number of the incoming call in response to the attendant...
6438355 Method and system for deterministic charging in a satellite communications system  
A method and system enables optimal call routing in a satellite communications network when a satellite subscriber has, for example, call forwarding active. Many satellite networks re-register a...

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