06073031 is referenced by 170 patents and cites 9 patents.

A telephone base unit for use with a mobile telephone handset comprises means for interfacing the handset with the base unit for enabling user definable data entry key settings of the handset to be downloaded and emulated at the base unit such that when interfaced with the base unit, the mobile telephone handset operates to enable the use of the base unit as a wireless desktop interface. The interface means is comprised of means for transferring user definable data entry key settings of the handset to the base unit, means for storing the user definable data entry key settings of the handset at said base unit and controller means to enable a user to use the user definable data entry key settings with the user interface of the base unit to receive incoming and make outgoing calls from the base unit via the mobile telephone handset.

Title
Desktop docking station for use with a wireless telephone handset
Application Number
8/997984
Publication Number
6073031
Application Date
December 24, 1997
Publication Date
June 6, 2000
Inventor
Robert E Bradley
Ottawa
CA
Edward L Pugh
Richmond
CA
Jonathan Crone
Ottawa
CA
Neal T Cowan
Ottawa
CA
Michael C G Lee
Ottawa
CA
Jeffrey L Fairless
Kanata
CA
Edmond J Helstab
Kanata
CA
Agent
Dallas F Smith
Jean Pierre Fortin
Assignee
Nortel Networks Corporation
CA
IPC
H04B 1/38
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