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Intelligent electronic communications
Establishing a telephone call includes enabling display of a visual indicator of a call destination entity and detecting selection by a user of the visual...
Network-based social media telephony firewall
A method receives a call from a device of a caller destined to a device of a subscriber of a communication network. The method connects the call to the device...
Techniques for bypassing call screening in a call messaging system
A call messaging system includes a database comprising a call screening rule for a callee and a call screening engine configured to determine whether a bypass...
Systems and methods for detecting calls from illegitimate calling parties
A computer-implemented method for detecting calls from illegitimate calling parties may include (1) collecting information about a plurality of calls received...
Call holding management
A system or a method may be provided that automatically distinguishes between a hold status and when someone live is talking on the phone. For example, the...
Segment-based queueing for audio captioning
A method includes receiving an audio signal. The method further includes determining segments of audio from the audio signal. The method further includes...
Providing enhanced wireline services
Novel tools and techniques that provide enhanced wireline services at one or more known wireline locations. In some cases, these tools and techniques involve...
Call center builder platform
Instructions are transmitted from a contact center builder system to a content provider system that, when executed, provide an interface for configuring a...
Automatic account information retrieval and display
Techniques for retrieving and displaying information from a business system on a mobile computing based on contextual details are disclosed. The contextual...
Digital signature-over-voice for caller ID verification
In an approach to caller ID verification by digital signature, a computing device receives caller ID and URL information associated with a call. The computing...
Determining the effects of new types of impairments on perceived quality
of a voice service
Empirically derived models are used to relate user perception to objectively measurable characteristics, under a criterion of nearly perfect co-variance between...
Mobile device including a screen operable to provide sound output from the screen. The device may include distributed mode loudspeaker (DML) technology arranged...
Mobile device lock-out system
A mobile electronic device that is operable to at least partially disable functionality of the mobile electronic device in response to receiving an indication...
A mobile terminal and a control method of a mobile terminal are disclosed. The mobile terminal and a control method thereof provide a user interface allowing...
Detecting driving with a wearable computing device
A wearable computing device is described that detects an indication of movement associated with the wearable computing device when a user of the wearable...
Context and environment aware volume control in telephonic conversation
Systems and methods for automatically adjusting telephonic conversation volume are provided. A computer-implemented method includes: detecting a telephone being...
Mobile communication device with public transportation detection for
determining hands free mode settings
A mobile communication device includes wireless local area network (WLAN) baseband hardware with at least one WLAN transceiver; non-volatile, non-transitory...
Automobile cellular, WLAN and satellite communications
A method for receiving and demodulating in an automobile modulated signals into a location finding baseband signal to connect to a display. Receiving and...
Electronic device and control method thereof
A mobile terminal is presented. The mobile terminal includes a display module, a short-range communication module configured to perform short-range...
Apparatus, system and method of terminating a docking session between a
mobile device and a docking device
Some demonstrative embodiments include an apparatus, method and/or system of terminating a docking session between a mobile device and a docking device. For...
Providing a customized visual interface based on a dialed number
A system may be configured to receive an indication that a call has been placed (e.g., to a call center), and may provide a customized visual interface. The...
Method of inputting data entries of a service in one continuous stroke
A computer-implemented method for inputting data entries of a service for use with a portable electronic device having a touch screen. By detecting a continuous...
Dynamic unlocking method and electronic apparatus using the same
A dynamic unlocking method and an electronic apparatus using the same method are proposed. The method includes the following steps: recording an unlocking...
Identifying recorded call data segments of interest
A method and apparatus of processing a voice call are disclosed. One example method of operation may include recording at least a portion of a conference call...
Electronic communication system, in-vehicle unit, and control method
This electronic communication system includes: a mobile terminal; and an in-vehicle unit, wherein the mobile terminal includes: a mobile-side first...
Identifying a contact based on a voice communication session
Arrangements described herein include identifying a voice communication session established between a first communication device and a second communication...
Controlling mute function on telephone
A method for controlling a mute function in a telephone device, and the telephone device and a computer program product that implements the method. The method...
Housing, and electronic device using same
A housing includes a plurality of overlapping layers. Each layer has either transparent material or semitransparent material, and each layer has a different...
Electronic apparatus, panel unit, and unit for electronic apparatus
Excessive deformation of a piezoelectric element is reduced. An electronic apparatus 1 according to the present invention includes a panel 10, a piezoelectric...
Apparatus using hall sensor
An apparatus and a method of determining a status of a cover of a display terminal are provided. The apparatus includes a terminal comprising a display screen,...
Portable terminal device that selects lowest amount of power consumed by a
sensor and sensor's driver
A portable terminal device includes: a memory to store power data; and a processor to execute a process, the process including: receiving an instruction to...
Wrist phone with improved voice quality
A wrist phone with a single button includes a molded-plastic wristband and a wristband cap. A wireless transceiver module is mounted on a printed circuit board...
Updating rich communication suite capability information over a
In an embodiment, a requesting UE configures an RCS capabilities request message to request a target UE to provide RCS capability information (i) for the target...
Dynamic port type detection
An aspect includes dynamic port type detection. A link initialization frame that includes a protocol identifier is received at a port of a switch. Based on...
Multicast-unicast protocol converter
A protocol converter includes a processor configured to receive a request for content from a client system. The processor is further configured to determine if...
Timeslot interoperability between communicating platforms
A method is disclosed of assessing timeslot interoperability between a first platform and a second platform communicating over a Time Division Multiple Access...
System and method for connection efficiency
In a distributed object computing system, a server application may create multiple, uniquely identified, server contexts that each provide one or more services...
Social media viewing system
Methods, systems and computer program products are described that facilitate enhanced interactions via social media that can be enabled, at least in-part, by...
System, method, and computer program for identifying a social network user
identifier based on a user message
A system, method, and computer program product are provided for identifying a social network user identifier based on a user message. In use, a message is...
Method and apparatus for distributing collaborative content
An example approach for enabling content to be distributed based on user and device related execution criteria is described. A collaboration platform determines...
Redundancy network protocol system
A redundancy network protocol system may include a server to manage one or more virtual internet protocol address (VIP) profiles. Each VIP profile may be shared...
Asymmetric chip-to-chip interconnect
Methods and apparatus apparatuses to transfer data between a first device and a second device are disclosed. In various embodiments, an apparatus includes a...
Method and an apparatus for performing offline access to web pages
The embodiments disclose a method and apparatus for offline access of web pages. The method includes: acquiring on a user terminal a local cache template of a...
Relay device, relay method and thin client system
A relay device includes: a processor; and a memory which stores a plurality of instructions, which when executed by the processor, cause the processor to...
Multimedia redirection in a virtualized environment using a proxy server
Methods and systems for multimedia redirection in a virtualized environment using a proxy server are described herein. The proxy server may store scripting code...
Ensuring content filtering through a specialized tier of proxy caches at
the base station
Embodiments of the invention provide a method, system and computer program product for content caching with remote filtering services in a radio access network...
Multimedia file push method and apparatus
The present disclosure discloses a multimedia file push method and apparatus, and relates to the field of network technologies. The method includes: obtaining...
Enabling push notifications from websites
Techniques for enabling push notifications from websites are described. In at least some embodiments, a push notification generally represents a way for a...
Employment of presence-based history information in notebook application
To employ presence-based history information in conjunction with a notebook application, presence information for one or more users associated with a notebook...
Analyzing quality of applications linked to an online system
An online system extracts features from an application linked to the online system. The application is used by users of the online system and posts content to...