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Image forming apparatus and authentication method
An image forming apparatus including applications and system side software for providing system side services to the applications is provided, in which the...
Image forming apparatus that maintains compatibility of response data in
normal mode and standby mode, and...
Provided is a responding apparatus that receives information request data from a network in a normal mode and in a standby mode. The normal mode response data...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus has a judgment portion, a job control portion, and an operation portion. When print data is received by a reception portion, the...
Information processing apparatus for obtaining a reading image of a
reading target, method for controlling the...
There is provided an information processing apparatus that can improve operability for reading a reading target including a plurality of objects. In the...
Information processing apparatus capable of displaying a screen for
verification of rebooting necessity at the...
An information processing apparatus includes a setting unit configured to set a setting of the information processing apparatus, a status display unit...
Portable terminal apparatus, information processing apparatus, character
input method, and recording medium
A portable terminal apparatus includes an access portion that enables access to an information processing apparatus; an image obtaining portion that obtains an...
Image display apparatus which displays an N-up image generated from a
plurality of thumbnail images by a touch...
When displaying a N-up image view in which a plurality of thumbnail images displayed in given windows are grouped and displayed in a single window by using a...
Display device having image pickup function and two-way communication
A compact and lightweight display device having an image pickup function and a two-way communication system which can shoot an image of a user as an object and...
Computer-readable storage medium storing image processing program
A storage medium storing an image processing program executed by a computer of an information processing device, wherein the program permits the computer to...
Image capture and dissemination systems and methods
Systems and methods of using the system for obtaining an image of a user and survey data from the user are disclosed. The system comprises a processor, a...
Communication apparatus having an operational-signal cut-off section to
prevent a network-event detector from...
A network connecting section is configured to operate by using operational power and connected to the telephone network to perform transmission and reception of...
Two-dimensional calibration of image sensor alignment in optical scanners
Disclosed is a method of processing image signals from a first and a second image sensor, both of a document scanner unit, where the first image sensor provides...
Core services platform for wireless voice, data and messaging network
A system and method for managing wireless devices in a wireless network that performs operation comprising: receiving a diagnostic request to analyze a problem...
Deploying a toll-free data service campaign for secure content
A system may receive from a mobile device, a uniform resource identifier (URI) for accessing secure content associated with a toll-free data campaign for secure...
Method, apparatus, and system for processing charging information
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, an apparatus and a system for processing charging information, wherein the method includes: a mobility...
Method for enabling a wireless device for geographically preferential
Disclosed is system comprising: a server platform operative to communicate with a wireless communication network; and data storage coupled to the server...
Session binding using subscriber identification
Various exemplary embodiments relate to a method and related network node and machine-readable storage medium including a policy and charging rules node (PCRN)...
Disaster relief event call flagging
Embodiments of the invention relate to systems, methods, and computer program products for providing disaster relief event call flagging. The system, method,...
Method and device of communicating paging area information
Examples of the present disclosure provide a method and a device for communicating paging area information. A radio access network (RAN) side device can...
Optimal use of multiple concurrent internet protocol (IP) data streams for
Examples are disclosed for hosting a communication session between a hybrid mobile device and a second communication device in an Internet Protocol (IP) based...
Providing notifications of call-related services
The disclosure relates to a first near-end terminal, the first near-end terminal being a mobile user terminal operable to establish voice or video calls with...
Methods, systems, and computer program products for providing
intra-carrier IP-based connections using a common...
Internet protocol (IP) based calls from a first terminal in an IP based communications system are routed to a second terminal in another communications system....
Systems and methods for playing recorded announcements
The invention features a computer-implemented method for playing back an announcement message to a user device. The method includes initiating, by a computing...
Broadband network with enterprise wireless communication system for
residential and business environment
The present invention sets forth a network-centric service distribution architecture that integrates a wireless access system in the residence, SOHO, business...
Method and communication terminal for providing VoIP
The invention relates to a method for providing Voice over IP (VoIP) in a communication system with a number of terminals operating with VoIP, between which a...
Gathering information for members of call
Responsive to detecting a call from a first user into a call system, a user identifier associated with the first user to can be added to respective user...
System and method for managing traffic bursts for a plurality of tenants
A system that supports multiple contact centers includes a communications network that is coupled between a private network (e.g. MPLS network) and a remote...
Optimized predictive routing and methods
The methods, apparatus, and systems described herein facilitate optimizing routing decisions. The methods include retrieving and/or predicting a profile of a...
Computer implemented methods and apparatus for managing agent workload in
a customer service environment
Disclosed are methods, apparatus, systems, and computer-readable storage media for managing customer service agent workload in a customer service environment....
Enterprise-wide split function IVR callback system
A system related to connecting customers to agents of a business includes an inbound (INB) interactive voice response (IVR) computer, an outbound (OUTB) IVR,...
Communication system for establishing automated call back using queues
A communication device is provided for enabling a user to establish an automated call back from a communication system, such as a call center, for example. A...
IP based automatic response service system and method for electronic
An electronic device using an Internet Protocol (IP) telephony technology and a method and system for forwarding information between the electronic device and a...
Using business rules for determining presence
The present invention provides various contact center embodiments for interacting with customers using instant messaging. In one embodiment, the contact center...
System and method for handling special number calls conveyed to a
A system for handling incoming special number calls conveyed via a telecommunication system to a predetermined destination includes: (a) a data store for...
Method of setting detection parameters in an apparatus for on hold music
A method of setting detection parameters in an apparatus for on-hold music detection, includes comparing a telephone number dialed with telephone numbers in a...
Systems and methods for telephone number provisioning and telephony
Systems, methods, and computer-readable are provided for telephone number provisioning. A user interface configured to provide access to telephony information...
Calling party number selection for outbound calls
A call center maintains various pools of telephone numbers, where each telephone number pool comprises a plurality of telephone numbers in a geographic area. A...
Location based caller identification
Systems and methods are described herein for selectively displaying mobile caller identification (MCID) information for an incoming mobile telephone call on one...
System for diagnosing and optimizing vectored DSL lines
In accordance with embodiments disclosed herein, there are provided methods, systems, mechanisms, techniques, and apparatuses for diagnosing and optimizing...
Service Profile handling in the IMS
A Home Subscriber Server for handling IP Multimedia Subsystem subscriptions comprises means for maintaining associations between public user identities and...
Mobile device mode of operation for visually impaired users
A mobile device operates in a standard mode of operation, or operates in a visually impaired (VI) mode of operation designed for visually impaired users and in...
Automatic determination of device mode based on use characteristics
Systems, methods, and computer-readable media are disclosed for generating a baseline use profile that indicates typical patterns of use of a device over time,...
Mobile computing terminal with more than one lock screen and method of
using the same
A method and a system for displaying information and content in a lock screen system having a plurality of screens so as to provide a screen lock for preventing...
Inconspicuous mode for mobile devices
A communication device is configured to switch from a normal mode of operation to an inconspicuous mode of operation in which a reduced set of information is...
Context-based event processing
According to one aspect of the present invention there is provided a method, in a telecommunication system, of processing a communication event associated with...
Short-range wireless communication apparatus
An onboard apparatus uses two modes to transfer audio data from a mobile phone. A first mode transfers and outputs audio data stored in the mobile phone. The...
Selection support apparatus and selection support method
A selection support apparatus acquires a plurality of types of characteristic data representing a swing characteristic of a testing golfer based on a test shot...
Method, device and system for controlling application launching in a
mobile terminal device
The present invention generally discloses methods, devices and systems for controlling application launching by means of a dedicated application launching...
Handheld device capable of providing data tethering services while
maintaining suite of handheld service functions
An improved tethering system is described in which a handheld device can be used by a user to reach the same network that the handheld device also provides...
Mobile terminal with telephone function, method for controlling mobile
terminal with telephone function, and...
A mobile terminal (1) includes a telephone communication control section (23) which makes a call by use of a details screen (320b) for a person to contact and...