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Richard A Miner, William J Warner, Anthony M Lovell, Eric R Shienbrood, Keith Gabryelski, Kenneth C R C Arnold, Nicholas C d Arbeloff, Kee Hinckley: Network based knowledgeable assistant. Wildfire Communications, Fish & Richardson P C, July 29, 1997: US05652789 (480 worldwide citation)

A method implemented by a computer-based electronic assistant to receive and manage incoming calls to a subscriber including the steps of receiving an incoming call to the subscriber from a caller; establishing a first connection between the electronic assistant and the caller; establishing a second ...


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Richard A Miner, William J Warner, Anthony M Lovell, Eric R Shienbrood, Keith Gabryelski, Kenneth C R C Arnold, Nicholas C d Arbeloff, Kee Hinckley: Network based knowledgeable assistant. Wildfire Communications, Fish & Richardson P C, April 4, 2000: US06047053 (157 worldwide citation)

A method implemented by a computer-based electronic assistant to receive and manage incoming calls to a subscriber including the steps of receiving an incoming call to the subscriber from a caller; establishing a first connection between the electronic assistant and the caller; establishing a second ...


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Richard A Miner, David M Pelland, William J Warner, Nancy Benovich Gilby: Electronic voice mail message handling system. Wildfire Communications, Fish & Richardson P C, February 1, 2000: US06021181 (112 worldwide citation)

A virtual intercom method implemented by a computer-based electronic assistant and including the steps of receiving a voice command from a first party, wherein the voice command identifies a user selectable one of a plurality of subscriber parties; responding to the voice command by generating a gre ...


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Richard A Miner, William J Warner, Anthony M Lovell, Eric R Shienbrood, Keith Gabryelski, Kenneth C R C Arnold, Nicholas C d&apos Arbeloff, Kee Hinckley: Network based knowledgeable assistant. Wildfire Communications, Hale and Dorr, October 12, 2004: US06804332 (60 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented method of processing communications through a multimedia interface that includes a plurality of interface devices and a plurality of input/output devices. Each of the plurality of interface device is capable of connecting to a different communications network, and each of the ...


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Stephan K Barsun, Bryan D Bolich, Alisa C Sandoval, Gregory S Meyer, Richard A Miner: Offset compensation system. Hewlett Packard Development Company, June 6, 2006: US07056144 (11 worldwide citation)

A computing system includes a circuit board, a first connector portion electrically connected to the circuit board, an electronic component and a plurality of resilient support members. The electronic component includes a first electronic device, a second connector portion electrically coupled to th ...


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Maryam Kamvar, Richard A Miner: In-conversation search. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, May 12, 2015: US09031216 (6 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented communications method is discussed. The method includes receiving a typed user input in a texting conversation on an electronic communication channel between two or more users of electronic communications devices; analyzing the user input to identify whether the user input con ...


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Robert Mechaley, Richard A Miner: Voice responsive telephone assistant having network upgrade capability. Orange, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, June 14, 2011: US07962360 (1 worldwide citation)

A mobile telephone system device having an electronic assistant component is disclosed. The device includes a first software module configured to provide a first operating feature to a user of the mobile telephone system and a second software module that includes a first submodule configured to prov ...


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Stephan Karl Barsun, Bryan Bolich, Richard A Miner, Michael Wortman: Expandable bracing apparatus and method. Hewlett Packard Development Company, October 2, 2007: US07277292 (1 worldwide citation)

A bracing apparatus is disclosed that has a component located within an opening in a cantilevered end of a heatsink. The component has a form factor that is expandable for stabilizing the heatsink at a given elevation relative to a printed circuit board. The bracing apparatus includes a tensioning d ...


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Robert Mechaley, Richard A Miner: System and method for activating software operating capabilities based on usage patterns and rules. Orange, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 3, 2013: US08600806

A mobile telephone system device having an electronic assistant component is disclosed. The device includes a first software module configured to provide a first operating feature to a user of the mobile telephone system and a second software module that includes a first submodule configured to prov ...


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Maryam Garrett, Richard A Miner: In-conversation search. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, December 6, 2016: US09514227

A computer-implemented communications method is discussed. The method includes receiving a typed user input in a texting conversation on an electronic communication channel between two or more users of electronic communications devices; analyzing the user input to identify whether the user input con ...