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9036809 Global interpreter/translation services via conference bridge  
Embodiments of the present invention pertain to an apparatus, method, and a computer program configured to connect a translator located in a remote area to a conference holding area, and also...
8942141 Multi-channel multi-access Voice over IP intercommunication systems and methods  
The present invention provides systems and methods employing Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology to provide multi-channel, multi-access voice communication capabilities.
8804577 Distributed audio conferencing system  
A conference call system with a plurality of endpoints, a switch and a media mixer is disclosed. One or more entities in the conference call system comprise part or whole of a feature module. The...
8774383 Optimizing on-premise conferencing solutions  
A method, a system, and computer readable medium comprising instructions for optimizing on-premise conferencing are provided. The method comprises receiving at least one call from at least one...
8724788 Enhanced services provided using communication redirection and processing  
Processing a communication is disclosed. A first request to establish communication is received at a redirection node from a requesting communication participant. A destination communication...
8688103 Identifying and accessing a network device via wireless communication  
One embodiment of the invention is a method that includes a mobile device receiving via a wireless communication channel a request for an identifier corresponding to a network device. The mobile...
8670537 Adjusting audio volume in a conference call environment  
A method of and system for adjusting audio volume in a conference call environment are disclosed. The method comprises associating respective gain factors with each source of a plurality of...
8666050 System and method for handling a meeting request  
Data processing and communications devices are configured to generate, using command signals received from at least one user input device, a signal set representing a meeting request, the meeting...
8660542 Method and apparatus for allocating frequencies among multiple talkgroups  
A multi-carrier receiver radio monitors frequency channels associated with at least one talkgroup to which a multi-carrier receiver radio subscribes. The talkgroup is associated with a set of...
8649781 System and method for group-based monitoring of mobile objects using a wireless communication network  
A GPS mobile terminal (2) that a person (1) carries monitors position information on a dog (3) to whom a GPS terminal (4) is attached. When the person (1) and the dog (3) are separated more than a...
8565125 Services based two way voice service recording and logging  
A method and apparatus are provided for recording an exchange between a central monitoring station and a protected premises. The method includes the steps of transmitting an alarm notification...
8483376 Voice audio processing method and device  
The invention relates to a method for audio switching and conferencing. The method comprises: providing a plurality of audio channels comprising at least one active audio channel, the active audio...
8462931 Monitoring signal path quality in a conference call  
It is recognized in the disclosed technique that the way impairments on a conference call are diagnosed and handled in the prior art can sometimes be as distracting as the impairments themselves....
8456508 Audio processing in a multi-participant conference  
Some embodiments provide an architecture for establishing multi-participant audio conferences over a computer network. This architecture has a central distributor that receives audio signals from...
8442200 Enhanced services provided using communication redirection and processing  
Processing a communication is disclosed. A first request to establish communication is received at a redirection node from a requesting communication participant. A destination communication...
8411598 Telephony user interface to specify spatial audio direction and gain levels  
In one embodiment, a method comprises receiving through a telephony user interface from a user at the telephony user interface an indication of a first direction of a sound source along a first...
8363809 Teleconference terminal apparatus, relaying apparatus, and teleconferencing system  
A teleconference terminal apparatus including: an input unit which receives a speech signal; an analyzing unit which calculates a target size on a predetermined segment basis of a speech signal; a...
8331546 Enhanced services provided using communication redirection and processing  
Processing a communication is disclosed. A first request to establish communication is received at a redirection node from a requesting communication participant. A destination communication...
8311201 Method and system for controlling a conference  
A conference control method includes: an Application Server (AS) sets a digit collection template for the conference session; a Media Resource Server (MRS) detects and collects dialing operations...
8284917 System and method for handling a meeting request  
Data processing and communications devices are configured to generate, using command signals received from at least one user input device, a signal set representing a meeting request, the meeting...
8275108 Hierarchal control of teleconferences  
A teleconference between at least two participants is evaluated by monitoring the teleconference and detecting a triggering event if more than one participant desires to speak at the same time....
8243631 Detecting devices in overlapping audio space  
Devices are able to identify other devices in a shared audio space (e.g., a room) by emitting a signal and receiving messages from other devices over a data connection indicating which of the...
8243903 Method and apparatus for implementing a secure side conversation on a telephone conference call  
A separate peer-to-peer multi-directional audio channel is established between a subset of the participants to an existing multi-party communication session on the same channel as the original...
8229096 Optimizing on-premise conferencing solutions  
A method, a system, and computer readable medium comprising instructions for optimizing on-premise conferencing are provided. The method comprises receiving at least one call from at least one...
8223942 Conference endpoint requesting and receiving billing information from a conference bridge  
Disclosed herein are methods, systems, and devices for improved audio, video, and data conferencing. The present invention provides a conferencing system comprising a plurality of endpoints...
8218460 Network entity, method and computer program product for mixing signals during a conference session  
A network entity, method and computer program product are provided for effectuating a conference session. The method may include receiving a plurality of signals representative of voice...
8218749 Enabling multi-party call in telephone system  
An apparatus includes a base unit and cordless handsets configured to establish a call with a communication apparatus, and a storage unit configured to store information corresponding to the...
8169937 Managing a packet switched conference call  
The invention relates to a method for managing a packet switched, centralized conference call between a plurality of terminals 13. In order to enable an enhancement of the user comfort, it is...
8060225 Digital audio device  
A digital audio system configured to facilitate a collaborative audio session comprises a first digital audio device operable by a first user, a second digital audio device operable by a second...
8059805 Enhanced services provided using communication redirection and processing  
Processing a communication is disclosed. A first request to establish communication is received at a redirection node from a requesting communication participant. A destination communication...
8040825 Multiparty calling method and corresponding mobile communication terminal  
A multiparty calling method, which includes initiating a multiparty call between at least a first, second and third terminal, and setting a flag in the first terminal to inform a processor of the...
7978838 Conference endpoint instructing conference bridge to mute participants  
Disclosed herein are methods, systems, and devices for improved audio, video, and data conferencing. The present invention provides a conferencing system comprising a plurality of endpoints...
7924995 Teleconferencing system with multi-channel imaging  
A method is disclosed that breaks the “one line, one location” paradigm of teleconferencing in the prior art. The teleconference bridge in the illustrative embodiment is able to utilize more than...
7912196 Voice conference apparatus, method for confirming voice in voice conference system and program product  
A voice conference apparatus includes: a communication unit that transmits and receives a first voice signal to and from another apparatus via a network; an output unit that reproduces the first...
7822185 Instant conference method and apparatus  
A system for establishing a conference call is provided. The system includes a handset operable to send a message containing a list of prospective participants for the conference call. The system...
7792262 Method and system for associating a conference participant with a telephone call  
A method and system for identifying conference participants who dial in to a telephone conference of an electronic conference that includes a web conference is provided. To identify a conference...
7656824 Method and system for providing a private conversation channel in a video conference system  
A method for providing a private conversation channel in a videoconference session between at least three participants includes the steps of providing an ability to receive a private acceptance in...
7574228 Multi-spot call system, sound volume adjustment device, portable terminal device, and sound volume adjustment method used therefor and program thereof  
Stored in an each speaker's sound volume coefficient table 13 are a speaker identification ID and information of a voice coefficient so as to be correlated with each other. A speaker...
7558590 Method and system for multiparty calling using a dual mode phone with private call  
A method (100) and system (20) for multiparty communication using at least one dual mode communication device includes a dual mode radio (11) having at least a first modem (12) for operation on a...
7496188 N-ways conference system using only participants' telephony devices without external conference server  
An n-ways conferencing system using only the participants' telephony devices and without an external conference server. A plurality of telephony devices dial in to and report their mixing...
7483400 Managing a packet switched conference call  
The invention relates to a method for managing a packet switched, centralized conference call between a plurality of terminals 13. In order to enable an enhancement of the user comfort, it is...
7483526 Method for conference call initialization  
A method for using a centralized conference call manager is provided for initiating conference calls. Users register with the centralized conference call manager to set up a conference call at a...
7460861 Real-time mobile conferencing solution  
An invention is disclosed which exists as part of a computer program product for enabling real-time multi-media communications and conferencing events between mobile subscribers; and additionally...
7430288 Exchange and conference communication method therefor  
An exchange capable of increasing the number of participants in a conference without increasing conference circuits for conference communications. The exchange (2) switches connections either...
7369652 Combining signals at a conference bridge  
Combining signals includes receiving signals from communication devices, where each signal is associated with a content describing the signal. The following is repeated for each signal: the...
7366780 System and method for controlling and managing sessions between endpoints in a communications system  
In a communications system having a plurality of endpoints (240,242,246) each including a logical entity and its physical counterpart, a system for controlling and managing session between at...
7343008 Identity-based conferencing systems and methods  
Described in this paper are systems and methods of providing conferencing services where a conference participant is identified by the conferencing system when calling into the system. The system...
7269252 Method and apparatus for improving nuisance signals in audio/video conference  
A system to allow a conferee defined as a nuisance source to respond to an automatic nuisance decision of a Multipoint Control Unit is disclosed. For example, a conferee placing a conference on...
7209947 Data network-assisted conference establishment  
A system and method for providing data network-assisted conference service to a wireless terminal. Conference-related information is received from a conference originator and stored. Prior to...
7171007 Signal processing system  
A signal processing system is provided which receives signals from a number of different sensors which are representative of signals generated from a plurality of sources. The sensed signals are...

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