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8774174 System and method for conveying end-to-end call status  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a Unified Messaging System having a controller element to submit to a Calling Card Server (CCS) over a...
8767953 System and method for providing particularized audible alerts  
A system and method of generating at least two distinctive auditory alerts upon receiving a transmission or telephone call at a device is described. Data indicative of a first plurality of sounds...
8718610 Controlling sound characteristics of alert tunes that signal receipt of messages responsive to content of the messages  
A communication terminal includes a transceiver and a controller. The transceiver receives electronic messages from another communication terminal. The controller responds to receipt of each of...
8477646 Method for determining possible locally switched traffic within a cellular network site  
The invention relates to a method for determining connected transmissions within a first site of a communications network comprising the steps of: —retrieving (70) at least one transmission...
8462926 Method for filtering incoming calls to communication device  
The present disclosure provides a method for filtering an incoming call to a communication device. The communication device stores a default ring duration M and a default call frequency N. The...
8341661 System and method for transmitting a video signal from a transmitter to a receiver and reading and writing EDID  
The present invention relates to system and method of reading and rewriting EDID in a video transmission system includes a transmitter transmitting a video signal and a receiver receiving the...
8326273 System and method for playing a color ring back tone based on the called user's state presence information  
A system for playing a color ring back tone (CRBT) based on a user's state presence information including the network element devices of: a HLR, a calling user's MSC/VLR, a called user's MSC/VLR,...
8265603 Creation and management of voicemail greetings for mobile communication devices  
Methods, graphical user interfaces and devices for creation and management of voicemail greetings are disclosed. A user of a mobile communication device can create and manage multiple voicemail...
8208413 Multiple-termination routing in a wireless network environment with an internet protocol core  
Provided is a method for multiple-termination routing in a wireless network environment that includes an Internet Protocol (“IP”) core. The method includes receiving a call delivery request. The...
8175581 Selective message notification system  
A method, system and apparatus for the selective notification of incoming electronic messages. In this regard, a selective message notification method can include selectively generating a...
8144843 System and method for accessing a messaging service using a short dialing sequence  
A system and method for providing easy access to messaging services in a telecommunications network having office switches that are used by different providers of telephone and messaging services....
8121897 System and method of advertisement via mobile terminal  
The present invention provides a method for delivering an advertisement to a user comprising providing an advertisement by the advertiser to the service system, followed by delivering the...
8041401 Personalization content sharing system and method  
A method includes previously downloading, to a device of a user, media content chosen by a buddy of the user and an indication that it is to be associated with the buddy, passing the downloaded...
7970387 Method and system for personalizing a call set-up period  
A method of personalizing a call set-up of a mobile radio terminal includes acquiring contact information associated with a callable device. The contact information includes call set-up audio data...
7953453 Integrated mobile phone ring scheduler  
A mobile telephone comprises a ringer to provide an audible alert of an incoming telephone call. The mobile telephone has a ringer control schedule. The ringer control schedule indicates times at...
7831462 Method and apparatus for distributing targeted audible advertisements as ringtones  
The illustrative embodiments described herein provide a method, apparatus, and computer program product for distributing targeted audible advertisements as ringtones. A user profile associated...
7769364 On demand voice mail recording system  
A cellular telephone handset stores audio files previously recorded by the user as well as voice mail messages from other users and selectively transmitted selected ones of these files to the...
7567655 System and method for accessing a messaging service using a short dialing sequence  
A system and method for providing easy access to messaging services in a telecommunications network having office switches that are used by different providers of telephone and messaging services....
7409230 Method for providing an occasion date notification function in a phone  
There is provided a method of alerting a user of an occasion date in a phone having an idle mode screen displaying function and an incoming call ring sound alteration function. It is first...
7353047 Integrated mobile phone ring scheduler  
A mobile telephone comprises a ringer to provide an audible alert of an incoming telephone call. The mobile telephone has a ringer schedule interface to receive a ringer control schedule. The...
7133506 Message delivery systems and methods  
An apparatus for allowing a calling party to transmit a message for scheduled delivery from a network-enabled device. The apparatus includes a server for receiving a message request in response to...
7043232 Method and system for sending personalized outgoing voicemail/multimedia mail messages based on the caller ID  
A method of sending personalized outgoing voicemail/multimedia mail messages based on the caller ID in a multimedia telecommunications network, the method including storing the subscriber's...
6795531 Telephone annunciator  
A telephone annunciator is disclosed which includes a voice ROM with a prerecorded message which is played back in response to a call received from an unwanted caller. A line current modulator is...
6724867 Method and apparatus for automatic message transfer from a remote messaging system to a local communication device  
The system comprises an off-premises voice or fax mail system and an on-premises CPE device that can periodically interrogate the telephone line to monitor for signals indicating that a voice or...
6718018 System and method for accessing a messaging service using a short dialing sequence  
A system and method for providing easy access to messaging services in a telecommunications network having office switches that are used by different providers of telephone and messaging services....
6636586 Telephone set device capable of vocalizing a telephone number being called  
A telephone set device capable of vocalizing a telephone number being called. A line interface circuit serves as an interface between the tip and ring wires of a standard telephone circuit and the...
6463132 Communication system having the capability of selecting an optimum communication mode from a plurality of modes, depending on the type of equipment at a party to be communicated with  
A communication system in which when an incoming call has arrived, a communication line having the capability of a high sampling rate is automatically selected without assistance of an exchange...
6385303 System and method for identifying and announcing a caller and a callee of an incoming telephone call  
The present invention comprises a telephone system and method that identify and announce the caller and/or the callee of an incoming telephone call. After receiving a telephone call from a caller,...
6373925 Telephone calling party announcement system and method  
Presented is a telephone calling party announcement system which stores telephone numbers and associated voice messages provided by a user. When an incoming telephone call occurs, and a telephone...
6337898 Method for monitoring voicemail calls using ADSI capable CPE  
A Central Office voicemail system permits a customer to monitor incoming calls and decide whether or not he wishes to take the call. When a call is made to a called party (customer) and the called...
6269152 Telephone annunciator  
A telephone annunciator is disclosed which includes a voice ROM with a prerecorded message which is played back in response to a call received from an unwanted caller. A line current modulator is...
6208731 Multisensing circuitry for class signals and stutter dial tone in visual message waiting indicator  
A VMWI (Visual Message Waiting Indicator) multisense detection device solves both the problem of long CLASS VMWI signal retransmission delays and unreliable CLASS VMWI signal transmission by...
6058164 Mode-switchable telephone and mode setting and switching methods for the same  
The present invention relates to a mode-switchable telephone and mode setting and switching methods for the telephone. The mode-switchable telephone has a comparing unit which compares a value of...
6021179 Computer system with an automatic answering device and an automatic answering method  
A computer system has an automatic answering device and a method of automatically communicating an audio response message to a caller, in response to an incoming telephone call by the caller, when...
5995594 System and method for message notification in a multimedia messaging system  
According to the invention, a system and method are provided for notifying a user of an awaiting message. The awaiting message is located in a user mailbox (24). User (10) is first provided with...
5958055 Power management system for a computer  
An off-hook state of a telephone associated with a computer is used in order to disable the power management unit of the computer to prevent premature power shutdown while the telephone is being...
5940477 Telephone answering apparatus with answer-only operation  
A telephone answering apparatus with answer-only. The telephone answering apparatus includes a converter for converting the ringing signal to a DC voltage which is used to power the telephone...
5898759 Telephone answering machine with on-line switch function  
The present invention relates to a telephone answering machine which can be initiated after a telephone connection is established. It comprises a memory for storing out-going messages and incoming...
5894505 Telephone answering machine  
In a telephone answering machine, when the calling party information reception unit receives calling party information, and the call detection circuit detects a receiving signal, the main control...
5822401 Statistical diagnosis in interactive voice response telephone system  
There is disclosed a system and method for monitoring the performance of a multi-line automated telephone system and detecting complete or intermittent faults on the incoming phone lines and in...
5794058 Extension device for a computer system capable of operating in at least three states of power management  
Described is an extension device for use with a computer system which includes a memory for storing an application program which can perform at least one software function. A modem is operative to...
5781613 Telephone answering device and method for screening incoming telephone calls with blocked calling party identification information  
A telephone answering device includes a line interface for connecting the telephone answering device to a telephone line and a ring detector, coupled to the telephone line, for detecting ringing...
5659607 Telephone set  
A telephone set including a data obtaining device which obtains a plurality of sets of own-call-number data each set of which identifies a corresponding one of a plurality of different own call...
5606598 Telephone answering device with direct telephone line interface  
A telephone answering device with a direct telephone line connection eliminates the need for a transformer, optoisolators and relays that are normally used in telephone answering devices to...
5586169 Method of ringing a call responsive apparatus which answered an immediately preceding incoming call  
A method of connecting an incoming call to one of a plurality of call responsive apparatus all of which are associated with a single directory number, comprised of determining which one of the...
5544241 Telephone ring detector  
A telephone ring detector detects a ring signal voltage from a diverse set of signals transmitted on a telephone line before a complete alternating current ring signal cycle is received. In an...
5475737 Toll saver for centralized messaging systems  
A call forwarding parameter, which a communication network uses to control forwarding of a subscriber's incoming calls to a centralized messaging system, is varied as a function of the status of a...
5442685 Automatic telephone answering apparatus including conversion recording mode  
An automatic telephone answering apparatus sends an out-going message recorded in a memory through a telephone line and records in-coming messages in another in-coming message memory. In addition,...
5426691 Method and apparatus for detecting a prescribed audio frequency actuating signal applied on to a telecommunication line  
An electrical apparatus, associated with a telecommunications line, includes a unique dual input/dual output prescribed audio actuating signal responsive circuit. The responsive circuit pursuant...
RE34968 Handset or speaker message retrieval system  
A telephone answering machine with a built in telephone that incorporates a mechanism for retrieving messages under a variety of operating conditions has the ability to access messages through the...

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