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A virtual intercom method implemented by a computer-based electronic assistant and including the steps of receiving a voice command from a first party, wherein the voice command identifies a user selectable one of a plurality of subscriber parties; responding to the voice command by generating a greeting to the first party, wherein the greeting is an audio recording in the voice of the identified subscriber; receiving a message generated by the first party for the identified subscriber; and storing the received message for later playback to the identified subscriber.

Title
Electronic voice mail message handling system
Application Number
8/804548
Publication Number
6021181
Application Date
February 24, 1997
Publication Date
February 1, 2000
Inventor
Nancy Benovich Gilby
Concord
MA, US
William J Warner
Cambridge
MA, US
David M Pelland
Boston
MA, US
Richard A Miner
Cambridge
MA, US
Agent
Fish & Richardson P C
Assignee
Wildfire Communications
MA, US
IPC
H04M 3/50
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