Video communication method for receiving person at entrance

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8139098
APP PUB NO 20070103542A1
SERIAL NO

11618621

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A method for receiving a person at an entrance comprises the steps of detecting the presence of a person at the entrance with a proximity sensor located proximate the entrance, transmitting video of the person at the entrance recorded using a camera located proximate the entrance to a computerized controller running a software application, and providing a graphic user interface to a remote peripheral device by which a user of the remote peripheral device may view the video of the person at the entrance.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
EYETALK365, LLCCORNELIUS, NC15

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Carter, Ronald Matthews, US 36 736

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