FIRSTHAND TECHNOLOGIES INC.
|FIRSTHAND TECHNOLOGIES INC. Patent applications|
|Patent application number||Title||Published|
|20120157059||METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR EXTENDING SERVICES TO CELLULAR DEVICES - A system and method is provided for extending services to cellular devices. The system includes a wireless gateway having a client side with an intelligent client agent and a server side with an intelligent server agent, a wireless device having a first mode operable in a cellular system and a second mode operable in a wireless local area network and including an intelligent client agent for determining operation mode and for communicating with the intelligent client agent of the wireless gateway and a communications protocol for communication between the wireless gateway intelligent client agent and the wireless device intelligent client agent to effect services. The services include one or more of voice, directory, presence, and media services.||06-21-2012|
|20090034471||METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR HANDOFF BETWEEN WIRELESS NETWORKS - A method and system for operating a standalone client in a dual-mode mobile communications device to hand off a call between first and second wireless networks operating under different communications protocols, using SIP and ISUP signaling.||02-05-2009|
|20080256192||METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ASSISTED PRESENCE - A method and system for capturing and managing an indication of availability of a user to make and receive media communications is disclosed. The user availability indication is suitable for use by a user having a plurality of communications devices operable over a variety of media at least some of which are attached to a Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) enabled network. The method and system provide an architecture for managing and publication of user availability information. The method and system provide a user with interfaces for set up, publication and delivery of user availability data that can integrate across different media types. A user can establish role, group, activity and location dependent availability information that is managed and updated automatically according to user defined policies or based on a case-by-case basis as the user interacts with the system of the invention.||10-16-2008|
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