US Patent No: 6,934,756

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Conversational networking via transport, coding and control conversational protocols

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A system and method for implementing conversational protocols for distributed conversational networking architectures and/or distributed conversational applications, as well as real-time conversational computing between network-connected pervasive computing devices and/or servers over a computer network. The implementation of distributed conversational systems/applications according to the present invention is based, in part, on a suitably defined conversational coding, transport and control protocols. The control protocols include session control protocols, protocols for exchanging of speech meta-information, and speech engine remote control protocols.

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INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATIONARMONK, NY45783

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Maes, Stephane H Fremont, CA 224 5060

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