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Joern Ostermann, Mehmet Reha Civanlar, Hans Peter Graf, Thomas M Isaacson: System and method of controlling sound in a multi-media communication application. AT&T, November 8, 2005: US06963839 (78 worldwide citation)

A method for customizing a voice in a multi-media message created by a sender for a recipient is disclosed. The multi-media message comprises a text message from the sender to be delivered by an animated entity. The method comprises presenting an option to the sender to insert voice emoticons into t ...


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Richard Vandervoort Cox, Thomas M Isaacson: System and method of ubiquitous language translation for wireless devices. AT&T, September 18, 2007: US07272377 (77 worldwide citation)

A system and method of providing a location-based translation service is disclosed. A wireless device receives from a wireless network an updated priority target language list according to the location of the wireless device. The wireless device and/or wireless network are capable of automatic speec ...


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Joseph Bous, Elan Joel Blutinger, Thomas M Isaacson: System and method for offering and fulfilling situation-based, location specific rewards and offers to mobile-oriented consumers. Alpine In Motion, January 11, 2011: US07870022 (76 worldwide citation)

A system, method and computer-readable medium are disclosed for advertising and completing a transaction using a credit card or a debit card. The method includes receiving situation information at a device, based on the situation information, transmitting an advertisement to the device, associating ...


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Joern Ostermann, Barbara Buda, Mehmet Reha Civanlar, Eric Cosatto, Hans Peter Graf, Thomas M Isaacson, Yann Andre LeCun: Method for sending multi-media messages using customizable background images. AT&T, April 25, 2006: US07035803 (49 worldwide citation)

A system and method of providing sender customization of multi-media messages through the use of inserted images or video. The images or video may be sender-created or predefined and available to the sender via a web server. The method relates to customizing a multi-media message created by a sender ...


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Richard Vandervoort Cox, Thomas M Isaacson: System and method of ubiquitous language translation for wireless devices. AT&T Intellectual Property II, March 30, 2010: US07689245 (44 worldwide citation)

A system and method of providing a location-based translation service is disclosed. A wireless device receives from a wireless network an updated priority target language list according to the location of the wireless device. The wireless device and/or wireless network are capable of automatic speec ...


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Joern Ostermann, Barbara Buda, Mehmet Reha Civanlar, Eric Cosatto, Hans Peter Graf, Thomas M Isaacson, Yann Andre LeCun: Method for sending multi-media messages using customizable background images. AT&T, February 13, 2007: US07177811 (29 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for customizing a multi-media message created by a sender for a recipient, in which the multi-media message includes an animated entity audibly presenting speech converted from text by the sender. At least one image is received from the sender. Each of the at least one image is ...


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Eric Cosatto, Hans Peter Graf, Thomas M Isaacson, Volker Franz Strom: System and method of providing conversational visual prosody for talking heads. AT&T, July 11, 2006: US07076430 (27 worldwide citation)

A system and method of controlling the movement of a virtual agent while the agent is listening to a human user during a conversation is disclosed. The method comprises receiving speech data from the user, performing a prosodic analysis of the speech data and controlling the virtual agent movement a ...


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Thomas M Isaacson, Ryan Connell Durham: System and method for processing gift cards. Monncello Enterprises, October 9, 2012: US08285643 (20 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for enabling gift card recipients to redeem gift card amounts using existing accounts such as a credit/debit card. A system practicing the method identifies a giver and recipient of a gift card amount and assoc ...


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Joern Ostermann, Mehmat Reha Civanlar, Hans Peter Graf, Thomas M Isaacson: System and method of controlling sound in a multi-media communication application. AT&T Intellectual Property II, April 13, 2010: US07697668 (9 worldwide citation)

A computing device and computer-readable medium storing instructions for controlling a computing device to customize a voice in a multi-media message created by a sender for a recipient, the multi-media message comprising a text message from the sender to be delivered by an animated entity. The inst ...


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Eric Cosatto, Hans Peter Graf, Thomas M Isaacson, Volker Franz Storm: System and method of providing conversational visual prosody for talking heads. AT&T, April 1, 2008: US07353177 (5 worldwide citation)

A system and method of controlling the movement of a virtual agent while the agent is listening to a human user during a conversation is disclosed. The method comprises receiving speech data from the user, performing a prosodic analysis of the speech data and controlling the virtual agent movement a ...



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