21
Deborah F Bankston, M W Rick Vinson: Methods, systems, and products for mapping facilities data. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, November 29, 2011: US08069412 (28 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and products are disclosed for mapping facilities data. A graphical mapping of facilities information, overlaid onto a map of roads, is generated and displayed. An outer perimeter of a geographic area is defined, and the outer perimeter is displayed in the graphical mapping. A bill ...


22
William R Matz, Scott R Swix: System and method for developing tailored content. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, September 8, 2009: US07587323 (27 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for creating tailored media-content and related offerings based on subscriber-specific data are described. In one embodiment of the present invention, a television content provider, such as a programming or advertising provider, uses subscriber-specific data to create offerings i ...


23
Donald R Laliberte: Method and system for routing emergency data communications. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, August 25, 2009: US07580405 (27 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems are provided to locate, route, and/or otherwise process an emergency communications signal from a VoIP communication device equipped with a location positioning system and an emergency communications computer software product. The software identifies an emergency Internet Protoco ...


24
Lan Zhang, Joseph E Page Jr, Barrett M Kreiner: Apparatus and method for providing hands-free operation of a device. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, May 17, 2011: US07945294 (27 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an apparatus and method for providing hands-free operation of a device. A hands-free adapter is provided that communicates with a device and a headset. The hands-free adapter allows a user to use voice commands so that the user does not have to handle the device. The h ...


25
Balachander Krishnamurthy, Adam Christopher Bender, Craig Ellis Wills: Tailored protection of personally identifiable information. AT&T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, August 1, 2017: US09721108 (26 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and products protect personally identifiable information. Many websites acquire the personally identifiable information without a user's knowledge or permission. Here, though, the user may control what personally identifiable information is shared with any website. For example, the ...


26
Barrett Morris Kreiner, Donna K Hodges, Jonathan M Peterson: Personal digital gateway. AT&T BLS Intellectual Property, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, Geoff Sutcliffe, Jodi Hartman, May 27, 2008: US07379464 (25 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and apparatuses are disclosed for enabling a virtual personalized network. Communications are established with a personal digital gateway to control access, sharing, security, and/or management of up-to-date personalized data exchanged between or among a plurality of associated com ...


27
Anil Kumar Chebolu, Timothy A Hill, Marie Louise McMenamin, Zakir S Patrawala, Samira S Virani: Time-based computer access controls. AT&T Delaware Intellectual Property, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, April 8, 2008: US07356703 (25 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure provides systems and methods for controlling computer access. Briefly described in architecture, some embodiments of such a system provide an access control unit to regulate user-access to a computer according to time restrictions specified in a user profile of a current user ...


28
Balachander Krishnamurthy, Adam C Bender, Craig E Wills: Tailored protection of personally identifiable information. AT&T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, October 27, 2015: US09172706 (25 worldwide citation)

A negotiation-based mechanism enables a user to share personally identifiable information with a requesting website, for example, a third party website such as an aggregator website that might be gathering information about the user. The user, rather than being limited to a pre-set collection of pri ...


29
Scott R Swix, William R Matz: Method and system for managing timed responses to A/V events in television programming. AT&T BLS Intellectual Property, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, Geoff Sutcliffe, September 11, 2007: US07269835 (24 worldwide citation)

Exemplary embodiments provide an incentive for a viewer to watch and react to audio/video programming. For example, the viewer may be prompted during a program to provide an indicated response to an event within an indicated time period. Thereafter, the indicated response to the event may be detecte ...


30
William R Matz, Scott R Swix: Methods, systems, and products for classifying subscribers. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, February 9, 2010: US07661118 (24 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and products are disclosed for classifying a subscriber. An event record is formed comprising at least one command from at least one subscriber and a time associated with the at least one command. Data describing the at least one event record is merged with data describing media pr ...