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Barrett Morris Kreiner, Donna K Hodges, Jonathan M Peterson: Multi-path gateway communications device. AT&T Intellectual Property, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, Geoff Sutcliffe, Todd Mitchem, August 28, 2007: US07263102 (19 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 ...


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John A Hicks IIII, Jason Savard, Gerald Ezrol: Systems, methods, and products for multimedia applications gateways. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, May 8, 2012: US08176112 (19 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and products are disclosed for a multimedia applications gateway. A home network management application is downloaded to the multimedia applications gateway operating in a home network. An anomaly that occurs in the home network is observed. An alert is sent to an external network ...


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Steven Neil Tischer: Systems and method for rapid presentation of structured digital content items. AT&T Delaware Intellectual Property, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, July 22, 2008: US07404142 (19 worldwide citation)

A structure file defines a hierarchical structure and a plurality of content files each define at least one digital content item. Each content file can be related to a position within the hierarchical structure, thereby organizing the content files into the hierarchical structure. To present categor ...


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William R Matz: System and method for monitoring blocked content. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, October 19, 2010: US07818764 (18 worldwide citation)

A method for monitoring termination of blocked content. After unwanted content is blocked using substitution, user channel selection, or otherwise, a number of methods are available for monitoring blocked content and choosing content for presentation after the blocked content ends. Default content m ...


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Benjamin J Stern, Jay Wilpon: Biometric authentication. AT&T Intellectual Property II, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, June 4, 2013: US08458465 (18 worldwide citation)

A biometric authentication system is disclosed that provides a trusted third party biometric authentication capability for independent confirmation of identity of parties. A repository of biometric templates for registered parties is disclosed that permit a biometric authenticator to perform indepen ...


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James Harold Gray, Thomas Jefferson Brothers: Methods and systems for collaborative capture of television viewer generated clickstreams. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, November 10, 2009: US07617508 (17 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems provide clickstream captures at both local and remote components by receiving user commands generated by the viewer locally where at least some of those commands are then sent to the remote component concurrently relative to when they are generated by the viewer. Commands may be ...


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Edward Michael Silver: Call waiting suppression. AT&T Delaware Intellectual Property, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, April 1, 2008: US07352854 (17 worldwide citation)

Systems and method for call waiting suppression are disclosed. When a communications device is engaged in an active communication and receives an incoming communication, a call waiting alert is activated to produce a single, initial audible alert, and thereafter the subsequent call waiting alert(s) ...


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Donna K Hodges, Barrett Morris Kreiner, Steven N Tischer: Methods, systems, and products for providing communications services amongst multiple providers. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, December 9, 2008: US07464179 (17 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and products are disclosed for providing communications services. One method receives a request for communications service. The request for communications service originates from a client communications device associated with a user and requests communications service from a servic ...


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Barrett Morris Kreiner, Donna K Hodges, Jonathan M Peterson: Methods, systems, and products for virtual personalized networks. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, December 27, 2011: US08085796 (17 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 ...


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Mark A Kirkpatrick, Michael S Bass, Darin J Morrow, John A Strohmeyer, Mauricio Lopez: System and method for using web-based applications to validate data with validation functions. AT&T BLS Intellectual Property Corporation, Scott P Zimmerman PLLC, Geoff Sutcliffe, Jodi Hartman, November 13, 2007: US07296297 (17 worldwide citation)

Clients using standard software protocols may access stored validation functions in order to perform validation functions on data via a number of methods including Internet applications, a Java RMI server, a CORBA gateway server and graphical screen interphase applications. The system allows for the ...