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Geoffrey T Anderson, Sophie Klym, Andrew Todd Zidel, Masaaki Akahane, Eduardo Sciammarella: Portable telephone apparatus having a plurality of selectable functions activated by the use of dedicated and/or soft keys. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, William S Frommer, Alvin Sinderbrand, April 7, 1998: US05737394 (174 worldwide citation)

A telephone apparatus having a plurality of dedicated keys, a plurality of changeable keys each having at least one respective dedicated function associated therewith, and a display for displaying a plurality of lines of data. The telephone apparatus is adapted to perform a plurality of main functio ...


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Adrian Parvulescu, Andrew Todd Zidel, Sophie Klym: Telephone handset with remote controller for transferring information to a wireless messaging device. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Lise A Rode Esq, Jerry A Miller, September 1, 1998: US05802460 (172 worldwide citation)

A telephone handset and remote controller apparatus for transmitting information such as phone numbers and addresses for storing in a messaging device. The telephone handset and remote controller apparatus includes a housing and a plurality of actuators disposed on the housing for allowing informati ...


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Adrian Parvulescu, Andrew Todd Zidel: Two-way voice messaging terminal having a speech to text converter. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Lise A Rode Esq, Jerry A Miller, March 3, 1998: US05724410 (150 worldwide citation)

A two-way voice messaging terminal for communicating with a receiving terminal which may or may not be capable of reproducing a voice message transmitted from the voice messaging terminal. A voice message is digitally encoded and stored in a memory. A receiving terminal selection unit connected to t ...


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Ted Louis Pearlman, Andrew Todd Zidel: Silent wrist pager with tactile alarm. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Jay H Maioli, September 2, 1997: US05663703 (66 worldwide citation)

A wrist-worn paging receiver provides an incoming message alarm by contacting the wrist of the user by the use of rotating cam lobes that reside inside the paging receiver and that are separated from actual contact with the user's skin by a thin, flexible membrane. Various alarm modes are provided b ...


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Adrian Parvulescu, Andrew Todd Zidel: Messaging terminal with voice notification. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Lise A Rode, Jerry A Miller, October 19, 1999: US05969636 (40 worldwide citation)

A method for receiving and processing an incoming message in a wireless messaging terminal. The method includes providing a receiver which receives the message and a memory for storing the message. The method further includes matching the message with a pre-recorded voice prompt stored in the memory ...


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Adrian Parvulescu, Sophie Klym, Andrew Todd Zidel: Voice scratchpad implemented with wireless telephone. Sony Corporation, Sony Corporation Electronics, Ronald P Rader Fishman & Grauer Kananen, February 22, 2000: US06029063 (31 worldwide citation)

A voice scratchpad implemented in a wireless telephone allows the user to record important information gathered during a phone conversation. The wireless telephone includes signal processing means and memory means for recording at least one message or memo which is spoken over the telephone. The tel ...


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Phil Fu Wei Chen, Andrew Todd Zidel: Method for predicting navigation information in a global positioning system. Lucent Technologies, August 26, 2003: US06611756 (22 worldwide citation)

A method for enhancing data wipeoff by predicting future navigation data. Data wipeoff using predicted future navigation data reduces or eliminates incomplete data wipeoff, thereby enhancing GPS receiver sensitivity and reducing acquisition times. Predicting future navigation data involves receiving ...


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Adrian Parvulescu, Andrew Todd Zidel: Messaging terminal with voice notification. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Lise A Rode, Jerry A Miller, October 13, 1998: US05821874 (21 worldwide citation)

A method for receiving and processing an incoming message in a wireless messaging terminal. The method includes providing a receiver which receives the message and a memory for storing the message. The method further includes matching the message with a pre-recorded voice prompt stored in the memory ...


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Adrian Parvulescu, Andrew Todd Zidel: Two way messaging system with non-real time voice compression and decompression. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Christopher M Tobin, Jerry A Miller, December 14, 1999: US06002719 (15 worldwide citation)

A two way messaging terminal includes a transmitter and a receiver. A voice message is encoded using a CODEC after which the resulting data is compressed in non-real time prior to transmission. On receipt the compressed message is first decompressed in non-real time prior to decoding and playing bac ...


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Adrian Parvulescu, Andrew Todd Zidel: Messaging terminal with voice notification. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Harold T Fujii, May 14, 2002: US06388560 (14 worldwide citation)

A method for receiving and processing an incoming message in a wireless messaging terminal is disclosed. In particular, the method includes providing a receiver which receives the message and a memory for storing the message. The method further includes matching the message with a pre-recorded voice ...