Michael J Schellinger, Robert F D Avello, Robert K Krolopp: Apparatus and method for alternative radiotelephone system selection. Motorola, Raymond A Jenski, November 9, 1993: US05260988 (282 worldwide citation)

A dual mode cellular cordless portable radiotelephone preferentially selects the cordless base station over the cellular system when in range of the cordless base station. When the cordless cellular portable is operating in the cellular mode, the radio channel associated with the cordless base stati ...

Michael A Newell, Robert F D Avello, Scott B Davis: Method for providing entertainment to a portable device. Motorola, Brian M Mancini, May 17, 2005: US06895238 (204 worldwide citation)

A unique method for providing entertainment to a portable device, such as a wireless communication device, is disclosed. The method includes steps of receiving location information related to said wireless communication device; providing challenges associated with a game to a user of a wireless comm ...

Axel Fuchs, David J Wheatley, William S Hede, James A Van Bosch, Robert F D Avello: Integrated personal communications system and method. Motorola, Kevin D Wills, Thomas V Miller, November 29, 2005: US06970703 (174 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method of integrating a personal communications system (102) includes a telematics device (106) coupled to a vehicle (107), where the telematics device (106) can exchange data with at least one vehicle system (139, 140) and where telematics device (106) includes a service providing ...

Marcia J Otting, Timothy M Burke, Robert F D Avello, Phillip D Rasky, James E Mathis III: Method and apparatus for detecting an alternate wireless communication network. Motorola Mobility, Sylvia Chen, September 18, 2012: US08270972 (135 worldwide citation)

A method for selecting an alternate wireless communication system for a wireless communication device is disclosed. The method comprises using a first radio access technology (RAT) by a wireless communication device when scanning (202) for an initial wireless communication network (201). The wireles ...

Robert F D Avello, Francis P Tobolski Jr, Joseph L Kowalski: Radiotelephone credit card call approval synchronization. Motorola, Raymond A Jenski, Rolland R Hackbart, August 22, 1989: US04860341 (126 worldwide citation)

A mobile radiotelephone call synchronization method and apparatus for a radiotelephone system utilizing a credit card for payment of calls is disclosed. Call access is denied a mobile unit until the user runs his credit card through a card reader to input credit card information. After checking list ...

Robert F D Avello, Daniel S Rokusek, Francis P Tobolski Jr: Radiotelephone credit card data communications. Motorola, Raymond A Jenski, Rolland R Hackbart, Donald B Southard, May 16, 1989: US04831647 (116 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for communicating credit card information read at a mobile radiotelephone unit is disclosed. Data read from a credit card is placed in a variable length error protected format and transmitted from the mobile radiotelephone unit to authorize payment of the radiotelephone call.

Robert F D Avello, Daniel S Rokusek, Francis P Tobolski Jr: Radiotelephone credit card data communications. Motorola, Rolland R Hackbart, August 22, 1989: US04860336 (95 worldwide citation)

A credit-card radiotelephone for a vehicle with a door includes a radio transceiver and a control unit with a telephone handset, credit card reader, hookswitch and door switch. The telephone handset has a microphone, a speaker, and a dial. The radio transceiver has a transmitter, a receiver, and a f ...

Robert F D Avello, Daniel S Rokusek, Francis P Tobolski Jr: Radiotelephone telephone number down loading. Motorola, Raymond A Jenski, Rolland R Hackbart, June 30, 1992: US05127040 (87 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for remotely loading a telephone number into a mobile unit is disclosed. A registration computer in a credit card payment radiotelephone system places a call to a mobile radiotelephone unit and conveys a telephone number to the mobile unit which is stored at the mobile unit. T ...

Robert F D Avello, Manohar A Joglekar: Data communication system with automatic power control. Motorola, Dale B Halling, February 21, 1995: US05392023 (83 worldwide citation)

A communication system comprised of a transceiver (101) for transmitting and receiving data signals and a modulation/demodulation apparatus (102) to modulate the data signals from an accessory (109) for transmission and demodulate data signals after reception by the transceiver (101). A processing d ...

Michael J Schellinger, Robert F D Avello: Call routing system for a wireless data device. Motorola, Lalita P Williams, Donald C Kordich, April 18, 2000: US06052592 (79 worldwide citation)

A call routing system includes an authorization and call routing equipment (ACRE) 117, a cordless base station 115 connected by a wireline network 111 having caller identification. The cordless base station 115 initiates a call to the ACRE 117, which receives the cordless base station's 115 telephon ...