06157841 is referenced by 164 patents and cites 8 patents.

A cellular phone network provides location-based information to a user of a cellular phone. The cellular phone network includes a plurality of antennas coupled to at least one server. The server is coupled to a database. Stored on the database is a plurality of location-based information that is indexed to the plurality of antennas. The cellular phone transmits communication signals to one of the antennas. A phone call is established between the server and the user, and the server receives an identification of the antenna that the user transmits to. The server then queries the database and retrieves information local to the user. This information is then presented to the user in the form of menus.

Title
Cellular phone network that provides location-based information
Application Number
8/933516
Publication Number
6157841
Application Date
September 18, 1997
Publication Date
December 5, 2000
Inventor
Roy Philip Weber
Bridgewater
NJ, US
Peter H Stuntebeck
Little Silver
NJ, US
Steven Charles Salimando
Little Silver
NJ, US
Kenneth H Rosen
Middletown
NJ, US
Raymond L Bolduc
Morganville
NJ, US
Assignee
AT&T
NY, US
IPC
H04Q 7/26
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