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Pierre David Wellner: Multimedia service access by reading marks on an object. Lucent Technologies, John A Caccuro, Donald P Dinella, June 17, 1997: US05640193 (614 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method enables a user to control the selection of electronic multimedia services to be provided to the user by one or more servers over a communication medium. The apparatus includes a scanner for reading marks on an object and for communicating a request signal, having an object co ...


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James T Britton, Lorraine Figueroa, John F Patterson, Robert I Rosenthal, Richard R Rosinski: Method and apparatus for generating computer-controlled interactive voice services. AT&T Information Systems American Telephone and Telegraph Company, John A Caccuro, November 15, 1988: US04785408 (325 worldwide citation)

A user-application program for computerized telephone ordering is generated y a system designer who selects and interconnects pre-defined program modules and subroutines using a graphics terminal. The application program allows TOUCH-TONE input data and voice response. The present invention describe ...


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John Austin MacLellan, R Anthony Shober, Giovanni Vannucci, Gregory Alan Wright: Full duplex modulated backscatter system. Lucent Technologies, John A Caccuro, July 15, 1997: US05649296 (319 worldwide citation)

A duplex radio communication system includes an Interrogator which generates a first modulated signal by modulating a first information signal onto a radio carrier signal. The Interrogator transmits the first modulated signal to at least one remote Tag of the system. The remote Tag receives and proc ...


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Lester L White: Infrared personnel locator system. Bell Telephone Laboratories Incorporated, John A Caccuro, June 23, 1981: US04275385 (315 worldwide citation)

An infrared personnel locator system using a periodic unique infrared identification code emitted from a battery-powered transmitter unit to identify the person carrying the transmitter unit to an overhead infrared receiver as the person enters the receiver's monitoring zone. The transmitter unit id ...


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Richard D Gitlin, Chih Lin I: Code division multiple access system providing variable data rate access to a user. AT&T Ipm, John A Caccuro, August 15, 1995: US05442625 (293 worldwide citation)

A multi-code code division multiple access system allows a user at a radio transmitter unit to dynamically change its source data bit rate. In response to a user input selecting one of the plurality of source bit rates, an adjustable coding circuit in the transmitter spreads and transmits the user's ...


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Michael T Clitherow: Virtual calling card system. AT&T, John A Caccuro, December 26, 1995: US05479494 (279 worldwide citation)

A calling card subscriber is allowed to choose at least some of the digits of his or her calling card number to form a virtual card number. Associated with the virtual card number is a standardized card number i.e., a number conforming to the Bellcore calling card numbering plan. When the subscriber ...


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Irving Benyacar, Elizabeth V Courte, Albert Friedes, Thomas P Howe, David D Kaufman, James R Magura, Rachelle E Rees, Pamela A Steinert, Mohan Venkataramana, Yong Zhou: Method and apparatus for the billing of value-added communication calls. AT&T Bell Laboratories, John A Caccuro, March 26, 1991: US05003584 (258 worldwide citation)

A call billing method and apparatus specifies, on a call-by-call basis, the calling charges incurred by a caller during a call to a sponsor-provided value-added service. The method provides the sponsor real time access to rate tables to specify call billing parameters needed to rate calls made to a ...


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Thomas F La Porta, Malathi Veeraraghavan: Signaling system for broadband communications networks. AT&T, John A Caccuro, December 5, 1995: US05473679 (217 worldwide citation)

A network architecture is designed to allow a communications service subscriber to select a signaling provider independently of a) the transport carriers which control the local loops for particular communications services, and b) the providers of those services. Upon the establishment of a signalin ...


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Leonard M Canale, Michael J Collins, Paul J O Brien, Lisa L Scott, Martin H Singer: Terminal based adjunct call manager for a communication system. American Telephone and Telegraph Company, AT&T Information Systems, John A Caccuro, August 9, 1988: US04763353 (207 worldwide citation)

An adjunct call manager unit connects to a station set port of a telephone communication system and receives button identification and status signals to determine line, agent, and feature activation status of the system. In response to one or more of the received status signals, commands are sent to ...


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Isaac J Heizer: Method of and apparatus for operating a client/server computer network. AT&T Bell Laboratories, John A Caccuro, September 28, 1993: US05249290 (180 worldwide citation)

A server of a client/server network uses server processes to access shared server resources in response to service requests from client computers connected to the network. The server uses a measured workload indication to assign a received client service request to a server process. In one embodimen ...