Wireless messaging method

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 6636733
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09540490

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A messaging system for selectively performing an action on information, for remote retrieval of messages, for performing action on information at different times, for selective paging, for providing a user interface for message access and having integrated audio visual messaging.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
HELFERICH PATENT LICENSING LLCCHICAGO, IL39
THOMPSON INVESTMENT GROUP, LLC , C/O BRUCE DIZENFELD, ESQ., STEPHAN ORINGHER, RICHMAN & THEODORA, P.C.LOS ANGELES, CA14
THOMPSON TRUSTLOS ANGELES, CA9

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Helferich, Richard J Chapel Hill, NC 48 1822

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Sony Electronics Inc. (1)
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5182553 Communication receiver providing displayed operating instructions 95 1990
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5153903 Integrated paging and radiotelephone system having improved paging reliability 139 1990
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5117449 Dual receiver apparatus for integrated paging and radiotelephone functions 253 1991
5173688 Pager with display updateable by incoming message 100 1991
5410302 Method and apparatus for processing a received message in a communication receiver 46 1993
5448759 Method for efficient bandwidth utilization when transceiving varying bandwidth messages 69 1993
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5644627 Method and apparatus for processing a voice message intended for a selective call transceiver 57 1995
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MOTOROLA MOBILITY LLC (5)
5455579 Digitized stored voice paging receiver 66 1990
5379031 Method and apparatus for conversion of maildrop message to selective call individual message 63 1992
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NEC CORPORATION (4)
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GOOGLE TECHNOLOGY HOLDINGS LLC (12)
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5600703 Method and apparatus for remotely retrieving messages intended for an acknowledge-back pager in a selective call communication system 58 1995
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5696500 Multi-media receiver and system therefor 165 1995
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THOMPSON TRUST (5)
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