08872915 is referenced by 78 patents and cites 60 patents.

Methods can include using a doorbell to wirelessly communicate with a remotely located computing device. Doorbells can include a speaker, a microphone, a camera, and a button to sound a chime. A doorbell shipping mode can detect whether the doorbell is electrically coupled to an external power source. Methods can include entering a setup mode or a standby mode in response to detecting electricity from the external power source.

Title
Doorbell communication systems and methods
Application Number
14/275811
Publication Number
8872915 (B1)
Application Date
May 12, 2014
Publication Date
October 28, 2014
Inventor
Andrew Paul Thomas
Newport Beach
CA, US
Gregory Saul Harrison
Aliso Viejo
CA, US
Desiree Mejia
Yorba Linda
CA, US
Joseph Frank Scalisi
Yorba Linda
CA, US
Assignee
SkyBell Technologies
CA, US
IPC
H04N 7/18
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