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6122348 System and method for managing incoming communication events using multiple media options  
A system and method for providing multisensory signaling capabilities enables a user to manage the receipt of incoming communication events, after an initial notification sequence, using multiple...
6085231 Method and system for delivering a voice message via an alias e-mail address  
A subscriber to alias telephone number e-mail system can retrieve both their voice-mail messages and e-mail messages by accessing only their e-mail system. Specifically, when a calling party calls...
6072861 Device transmitting audio and image information remotely via e-mail  
An audio and image information transmitting device transmits audio information stored in a telephone device having an answering machine and image information of a visitor from a doorphone system...
6061718 Electronic mail delivery system in wired or wireless communications system  
An electronic mail (E-mail) delivery system for delivering E-mail messages to and from a subscriber station in a wireless or wired communications system. The E-mail delivery system converts E-mail...
6035017 Background speech recognition for voice messaging applications  
Recorded telephone messages may be automatically handled as specified by the called party by means of a background speech recognition server for a telephone network, a private branch exchange, or...
5999594 Control of transmission of electronic mail in voice message form  
An electronic mail system for transmitting a voice message from a telephone to a mail terminal equipment using an electronic mail, a destination identifier and a voice message are inputted from...
5991365 Remote phone-based access to a universal multimedia mailbox  
A system that provides users with the capability to access messages contained in a remote universal multimedia mailbox interfaces with an underlying universal messaging server which provides a...
5987100 Universal mailbox  
A messaging center, connected to a communications network, processes messages intended for a subscriber. A caller sends a message to the message center in a first caller format. The message center...
5870454 Telecommunications speech/text conversion and message delivery system  
An intelligent network telecommunications service allows a calling party (22) to provide a voice message which is converted by the service to a text message. The text message is delivered to any...
5838768 System and method for controlled media conversion in an intelligent network  
A system and method for the conversion of messages from one medium to another in an Intelligent Network (IN) telecommunications system comprising several Intelligent Peripherals (IPs) connected to...
5828736 Voice recording and playback apparatus  
Recording apparatus is disclosed adapted for connection to a telephone network and to receive voice signals therefrom characterized by an encoder for converting voice signals received from the...
5825854 Telephone access system for accessing a computer through a telephone handset  
A telephone access system which provides remote access and communication with a computer through a telephone handset. The system provides audio instructions to the user to select between a...
5781614 Message retrieval via alternative access  
A multi-media messaging system (106) provides multi-media message access capability to non-subscriber message recipients (126) who lack multi-media message-reception capability. When a message...
5742736 Device for managing voice data automatically linking marked message segments to corresponding applications  
The present invention concerns a device for managing voice data. The embodiment described comprises apparatus for displaying a visual representation of a voice message and processor circuitry for...
5712901 Automatic voice/text translation of phone mail messages  
A system for providing phone mail service for customers using either conventional voice telephones or text telephone units. The system of the present invention includes a phone mail unit for...
5661783 Electronic secretary  
An electronic secretary consisting of a telephone recorder electronically connected to a telephone street line and a computer connected to the telephone recorder. The computer contains software to...
5625676 Method and apparatus for monitoring a caller's name while using a telephone  
A method and apparatus for an auto attendant system to allow a called party to monitor a screening name left by a caller while the called party is on the telephone with a third party. If the...
5590178 Electronic mail system linked with telephone  
An object of the present invention is to realize an electronic mail system wherein related electronic mail is automatically displayed when a telephone call is placed. The electronic mail system of...
5568540 Method and apparatus for selecting and playing a voice mail message  
A graphical user interface for the display of voice mail message information and playing voice mail messages through a computer speaker. Using a mouse, the messages can be manipulated individually...
5532556 Multiplexed digital audio and control/status serial protocol  
A protocol for transferring audio data and control/status data between audio functional units. The protocol involves multiplexing the audio data and control/status data. The multiplexed data is...
5524137 Multi-media messaging system  
A multi-media messaging system enables a user to select the communication format for communications between the system and the user. This enables the user to direct the system to convert the...
5519808 Transcription interface for a word processing station  
A transcription interface (10), connected to a general purpose digital computer (11) and a digital dictation recorder (20), for controlling various transcription functions and for automatically...
5479411 Multi-media integrated message arrangement  
Voice, facsimile, and electronic mail messaging is integrated in a system (FIG. 1 ) that converts e-mail messages into voice-and-fax messages. An e-mail message (400) is parsed into voiceable,...
5475738 Interface between text and voice messaging systems  
A method and apparatus for generating a voice message based on a text message from a text messaging system is disclosed. The voice message stored in a voice messaging system or may be directly...
5444768 Portable computer device for audible processing of remotely stored messages  
A battery powered hand-held portable computer device for audible processing of messages stored at one or more remote central message facilities. A telephonic interface is included within the...
5425082 Communication processing apparatus, communication processing system, and communication processing method  
In a communication processing apparatus, communication processing system and communication processing method for performing communication processing between a transmitting unit and a receiving...
5386466 Automatic initialization of a distributed telecommunication system  
A communication switching system having a plurality of switching nodes in which each switching node upon initialization completely establishes its own internal configuration. This establishment of...
5381466 Network systems  
This disclosure relates to a terminal unit for processing voice information which is adopted in a network system for transmitting and receiving voice information. This disclosure also pertains to...
5337347 Method and system for progressive database search termination and dynamic information presentation utilizing telephone keypad input  
A method and system are disclosed for searching a remote database utilizing a telephone device in communication with a data processing system. The data processing system has access to the remote...
5289523 Telecommunications relay service method and apparatus  
In a telecommunications relay system employing automated text-to-speech for conversion of a text message entered by a sound impaired person, the delay between the completion of the automated...
5283833 Method and apparatus for speech processing using morphology and rhyming  
A method and apparatus for natural language processing using morphology and rhyming. The method and apparatus employ a hybrid of dictionary and rule-based approaches for both speech and speech...
5276731 Method and apparatus for handling incoming telephone calls  
Method and apparatus for handling incoming telephone calls and, in particular: (a) for delivering predetermined messages to predetermined calling parties; (b) predetermined, prioritorized...
5168548 Integrated voice controlled report generating and communicating system  
In the reporting system disclosed herein, a speech recognizer is used to select sections of text from a report form stored in a computer and to insert recognized terms in the text thereby to...
5146488 Multi-media response control system  
The kind of medium owned by a user is stored in a service center system and a medium is determined by a request from the transmitting side in accordance with an inquiry to a receiver. Where a...
5091931 Facsimile-to-speech system  
Written material is read at low cost by a computer-based system which is designed to receive via a telephone line a facsimile of the written material submitted by a system user. Once the facsimile...
4996707 Text-to-speech converter of a facsimile graphic image  
A computer system is described that includes a capability to receive and store graphic images from remote facsimile machines. The system includes a software that can convert graphic images of...
4837798 Communication system having unified messaging  
Unified messaging is a concept that provides for a single electronic mailbox for different types of messages. The mailbox can be on a user's host computer, PBX, PC, etc., and the user has...
4811379 Speak back paging system  
A paging system is provided having page transmission means responsive to a message origination device for transmitting selective call paging signals and messages. A query signal is also...
4811376 Paging system using LPC speech encoding with an adaptive bit rate  
A paging system providing an LPC encoded speech output having an adaptive bit rate. The LPC bit rate is adaptively modified based on paging system airtime loading. Synthesizer circuitry in the...
4805207 Message taking and retrieval system  
A system for taking and retrieving telephone messages. The system is used with a PBX and includes a central computer, operator stations for taking telephone messages, and retrieval stations...
4716583 Verbal computer terminal system  
A telephonic data communications system provides verbal communication of data in remote computer systems. The major components of the systems are a plurality of channels and a data processor. Each...
4659877 Verbal computer terminal system  
A telephonic data communications system provides verbal communication of data in remote computer systems. The major components of the systems are a plurality of channels and a data processor. Each...

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