US Patent No: 7,741,954

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Paging transceivers and methods for selectively retrieving messages

ALSO PUBLISHED AS: 7843314, 20070155437

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A paging transceiver and method for selectively paging provides a page to a paging transceiver but does not automatically provide an associated message. The paging transceiver receives the page and alerts the user that a message is waiting and preferably provides a short description of the message. The user can then download or otherwise act on the message at a time and at a place convenient to the user. The user can therefore place the paging transceiver in a location where it can easily receive and reply to the message. The paging system conserves air time and the paging transceiver conserves memory by not automatically receiving the associated messages. The user can determine the time at which the paging transceiver receives transmissions, such as during off-peak hours. The messages stored by the systems and delivered to the paging transceiver may be of different types, such as voice, text, audio, or even video. In addition to messages, the paging system can store other information for the user, such as songs or video clips that the user can sample or updates on weather or stock rates.

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WIRELESS SCIENCE, LLCCHATSWORTH, CA37

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Helferich, Richard J Encinitas, CA 73 1254

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ETA SA FABRIQUES D'EBAUCHES (2)
5,285,426 Rollerball control arrangement for a timepiece adapted to receive radio broadcast messages 42 1993
5,329,501 Timepiece adapted to receive radio broadcast messages to be displayed by its hands 57 1993
 
FIVE 2 SOLUTIONS LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY (2)
5,265,033 ATM/POS based electronic mail system 373 1991
5,473,143 ATM/POS based electronic mail system 298 1993
 
FOOTHILL CAPITAL CORPORATION (2)
6,694,316 System and method for a subject-based channel distribution of automatic, real-time delivery of personalized informational and transactional data 126 2000
6,741,980 System and method for automatic, real-time delivery of personalized informational and transactional data to users via content delivery device 159 2000
 
FRANCE TELECOM (2)
7,286,817 System for acknowledging a message received on a mobile terminal 19 2001
2005/0210,064 Mobile terminal and method for remote control of a home gateway using same 22 2005
 
GENBAND US LLC (2)
6,144,671 Call redirection methods in a packet based communications network 215 1997
6,636,522 Call redirection methods in a packet based communications network 32 2000
 
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2006/0029,191 Technique for providing a personalized electronic messaging service through an information assistance provider 24 2004
2006/0248,148 Technique for providing a personalized electronic messaging service through an information assistance provider 22 2005
 
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4,737,979 Automatic telephone answering device with paging function 65 1986
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6,868,498 System for eliminating unauthorized electronic mail 185 2000
2005/0188,045 System for eliminating unauthorized electronic mail 63 2005
 
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5,991,615 Truck communication system 32 1997
6,026,292 Truck communication system 69 1997
 
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5,040,204 Cordless telephone apparatus 68 1987
5,239,679 Radio telecommunication apparatus capable of storing received messages and erasing the messages at programmable intervals 62 1990
 
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7,299,036 Mobile telephone handset, mobile telephone system and method 16 2004
2006/0240,868 System and method for providing SMS contact information to a wireless mobile device 31 2005
 
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6,564,249 Method and system for creating and sending handwritten or handdrawn messages 72 2001
2004/0249,899 Method and system for creating and sending handwritten or handdrawn messages via mobile devices 32 2004
 
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6,662,195 System and method for information warehousing supporting the automatic, real-time delivery of personalized informational and transactional data to users via content delivery device 129 2000
6,671,715 System and method for automatic, real-time delivery of personalized informational and transactional data to users via high throughput content delivery device 137 2000
 
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4,845,491 Pager based information system 275 1987
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5,652,789 Network based knowledgeable assistant 511 1994
6,047,053 Network based knowledgeable assistant 162 1997
 
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5,706,211 Message communications system 186 1995
5,635,918 Method and apparatus for controlling message delivery to wireless receiver devices 131 1995
 
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6,032,039 Apparatus and method for notification and retrieval of voicemail messages in a wireless communication system 100 1997
 
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6,771,949 Method and system for providing short message services outside of the wireless network 96 1998
6,288,715 Screensaver messaging system 55 1999
 
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6,021,114 Method and system for utilizing communications lines 40 1997
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5,893,032 Mobile communication subscriber apparatus and method for setting a function of answering machine 26 1997
6,950,679 Portable telephone having hierarchically structured menus of executing functions 19 2001
 
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6,807,277 Secure messaging system with return receipts 52 2000
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6,230,133 Home office communication system and method 25 1998
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5,442,706 Secure mobile storage 75 1992
 
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6,278,862 Method and apparatus for enhancing the efficient communication of information in an alphanumeric paging network 104 1994
 
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5,212,636 Radio receiver capable of confirming gambling results 56 1989
 
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2003/0037,261 Secured content delivery system and method 207 2002
 
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5,872,847 Using trusted associations to establish trust in a computer network 143 1996
 
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6,091,957 System and method for providing a geographic location of a mobile telecommunications unit 133 1997
 
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2006/0190,533 System and Method for Registered and Authenticated Electronic Messages 22 2006
 
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6,912,400 Procedure to transmit information at telephone answering service 30 1999
 
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7,058,390 Mobile communication system using an encryption/decryption device 21 2001
 
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5,737,394 Portable telephone apparatus having a plurality of selectable functions activated by the use of dedicated and/or soft keys 168 1996
 
MOBILESTAR TECHNOLOGIES LLC (1)
6,333,973 Integrated message center 287 1997
 
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2002/0178,353 Secure messaging using self-decrypting documents 52 2001
 
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6,246,871 Method and apparatus for providing access of messages to multiple recipients in cellular networks 87 1999
 
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6,169,883 Remote test of a subscriber connection in a system implementing a wireless subscriber connection 42 1997
 
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6,088,717 Computer-based communication system and method using metadata defining a control-structure 489 1998
 
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6,775,264 Computer, internet and telecommunications based network 52 1998
 
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5,845,211 Wireless digital network 226 1995
 
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