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Li Zhang, Tom Anschutz, Alan Blackburn, Jeffrey P Cassanova, Robert C Collicott: Systems for an integrated data network voice-oriented service and non-voice-oriented service converged creation and execution environment. BellSouth Intellectual Property, Withers & Keys, September 5, 2006: US07103644 (25 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention relate to systems for converged service creation and execution. In an embodiment, a system includes an application server and service session manager logic, where the service session manager logic is in communication with the application server. A converged servi ...


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Zhi Cui, Alan Blackburn: Location based WI-FI radio activation and deactivation for mobile devices. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Hartman & Citrin, April 14, 2015: US09008063 (10 worldwide citation)

Concepts and technologies are described herein for location-based WI-FI radio activation and deactivation for mobile devices. According to one aspect disclosed herein, a WI-FI connection management system can detect that a mobile device is within a coverage area provided by a WI-FI network. The WI-F ...


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Zhi Cui, Alan Blackburn, Hany Fahmy: Network selection architecture. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Hartman & Citrin, June 28, 2016: US09380646 (2 worldwide citation)

A user equipment device intelligent network selection architecture is provided that enables service provider policy driven dynamic intelligent network selection of a radio technology for user traffic delivery. The network selection is based on radio network conditions, user subscription profile, and ...


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Zhi Cui, Alan Blackburn, Sangar Dowlatkhah, Ryan Hallahan, James W Rembert: Facilitating intelligent radio access control. AT&T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, Amin Turocy & Watson, July 14, 2015: US09084169 (2 worldwide citation)

Intelligent radio access control selecting a first cell device of a first cell layer or a second cell device of a second cell layer or selecting a radio access technology for communication by a mobile device are provided. A device receives information indicative of an access assignment for communica ...


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Alan Blackburn, Richard Roth, Andrew Purse, David May: Method and apparatus for semi-continuous casting of hollow ingots and products resulting therefrom. Titanium Metals Corporation, Locke Lord, December 13, 2011: US08074704 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods and associated apparatus for semi-continuous casting of hollow ingots are described. In one embodiment a method for the semi-continuous casting of a metallic hollow ingot is provided. The method includes providing a mold that includes a mold center having an inner pipe and an outer pipe arra ...


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Zhi Cui, Alan Blackburn, Thomas A Anschutz, Arthur Richard Brisebois: Consumer service cloud for implementing location-based services to control smart devices. AT&T Intellectual Property I, AT&T Mobility II, Hartman & Citrin, December 12, 2017: US09843987 (1 worldwide citation)

Concepts and technologies are described herein for a consumer service cloud (“CSC”) for implementing location-based services to control smart devices. According to one aspect disclosed herein, a CSC system can determine a cell identifier (“ID”) associated with a location in which one or more smart d ...


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Zhi Cui, Alan Blackburn, William G Mansfield: Hybrid network-based and device-based intelligent radio access control. AT&T Intellectual Property I, AT&T Mobility II, Hartman & Citrin, August 7, 2018: US10045279

Concepts and technologies are described herein for a hybrid network-based and device-based intelligent radio access control. According to one aspect disclosed herein, a radio access technology (“RAT”) selection system and a mobile device cooperate to enable an intelligent multi-radio access control ...


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Zhi Cui, Alan Blackburn, William G Mansfield: Hybrid network-based and device-based intelligent radio access control. AT&T Intellectual Property I, AT&T Mobility II, Hartman & Citrin, January 10, 2017: US09544841

Concepts and technologies are described herein for a hybrid network-based and device-based intelligent radio access control. According to one aspect disclosed herein, a radio access technology (“RAT”) selection system and a mobile device cooperate to enable an intelligent multi-radio access control ...


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Zhi Cui, Alan Blackburn, Dimas R Noriega: Network-based intelligent radio access control. AT&T Intellectual Property I, AT&T Mobility II, Hartman & Citrin, January 10, 2017: US09544842

Concepts and technologies are described herein for a network-based radio access control. According to one aspect disclosed herein, a radio access technology selection system enables an intelligent multi-radio access control that can select one or more radio access technologies that is best-suited fo ...


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Zhi Cui, Alan Blackburn, William G Mansfield: Hybrid network-based and device-based intelligent radio access control. AT&T Intellectual Property I, AT&T Mobility II, Hartman & Citrin, October 18, 2016: US09474019

Concepts and technologies are described herein for a hybrid network-based and device-based intelligent radio access control. According to one aspect disclosed herein, a radio access technology (“RAT”) selection system and a mobile device cooperate to enable an intelligent multi-radio access control ...