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WO/2000/008841A1
A communication control system (10) comprising a balance database (18) in which the prepaid money of each caller (12) is stored together with the caller number, a charge database (20) in which the charge system of each communication comp...  
WO/2000/008833A1
The present invention relates to a device for enabling multiple persons to use a private telephone set and for charging the related calls to them, comprising a central control unit (1) including a memory unit (2) and a keypad (3) to stor...  
WO/2000/007391A1
The invention relates to a telecommunication method and a system suitable for same for establishing a connection with a mobile station, for example a GSM mobile telephone, of a subscriber located in a visited public land mobile network. ...  
WO/2000/005871A1
There is disclosed a prepaid system (10) and method for permitting a prepaid subscriber of the cellular wireless telecommunication system to revise call features during a call within the operators node and from roaming locations to debit...  
WO/2000/004701A1
A method facilitates provisioning of pre-paid wireless services. Credit refresh operations involving a pre-paid wireless communication device involve SMS messages transmitted to the device over-the-air. The device uses tariff tables to k...  
WO/2000/004702A1
A method and apparatus for performing a charging limit control in a telecommunication switching network is disclosed, wherein a charging limit file is provided comprising a plurality of subscriber-specific charging limit records. The cha...  
WO/2000/002374A1
The present invention relates to a method and arrangement for paying through a cellular telecommunications system. The cellular telecommunications system comprises a user account providing a balance to a user and accessible through the t...  
WO/2000/001137A1
System and a method for pre-programming a list of speed dial telephone numbers associated with a dedicated speed-dialing pre-paid telephone calling card. The system includes a data storage area (106) for storing a card identifier, a list...  
WO/1999/063740A1
The invention concerns an apparatus (10) for querying a central service comprising means (26, 32) for dialling telephone numbers to establish contact with the central service, and means (28, 32) for accessing services housed in the centr...  
WO/1999/063744A1
System (100) includes a PSTN (102), POS devices (credit card terminals, etc.) (104), additional POS (106) which are configured with dial up facilities, POS control system (105), switching control points (108), a customer service center (...  
WO/1999/062243A1
A user purchases a card and uses it to make pre-paid telephone calls via a telephone service provider system associated with the issuer of the card. After the account balance on the card is depleted, the user can present the card to a me...  
WO/1999/062038A1
A vending machine for telephone calling cards or similar pre-paid debit tokens reads a personal identification number (PIN) from a list of such numbers stored in a replaceable memory and prints it on the card. When all the PINs stored in...  
WO/1999/060771A1
A system and method having a number of call processors (105) and servers (101, 102, 103, 104), which provide prepaid or debit card calling service to local areas is disclosed. The servers (101, 102, 103, 104) are linked via a wide area n...  
WO1999020035A3
The invention relates to an access and billing method using a chip card in order to obtain services and/or support from telecommunications networks, supply networks and the like by utilising a decentralized subscriber connecting system w...  
WO/1999/056453A1
A large capacity coin receptacle for use with a locking coin receptacle cover and for use within a pay telephone. The coin receptacle comprises a molded one-piece plastic (polycarbonate) receptacle body having a bottom and four sides ext...  
WO1999041919A3
In a billing process used to bill the connections established by the user of a telecommunication network (2) identified by means of a SIM card (10), the duration and time of the connection are determined by a time measurement device (100...  
WO/1999/053448A1
A method and system for using a frequent shopper card as a phone calling card including (a) issuing a transfer certificate with a predetermined phone time and having a first personal identification number, at a terminal; and (b) adding t...  
WO/1999/052266A1
The invention relates to a method and device for reloading a telephone card for mobile telephones or enabling said telephone card to be reused. The invention provides that the process of enabling a telephone card to be reused in the netw...  
WO1999038307A9
A voice enhanced phone card which allows a caller (300) to place a call by voice activated dialing (310) only when the caller desires it is presented. A caller (300) places a call using a standard calling card switch number and enters a ...  
WO/1999/049646A1
The invention concerns a method for securely managing a units counter in an electrically programmable and erasable memory, whereby a number of units consumed by users is recorded by means of a counter, consisting in breaking down the uni...  
WO/1999/049647A1
The invention concerns mobile telephones with prepaid cards, characterised in that the prepaid card (18) contains the rate fixing parameters (120) used by the mobile telephone (16) to compute the amounts to be debited (126) on the card p...  
WO/1999/046926A1
An Intelligent Pre-paid Service Card (IPSC) (114) for a mobile phone (10) is disclosed, whereby the IPSC (114) performs call charge calculations, instead of the mobile network. The IPSC (114) can be integrated with a conventional SIM car...  
WO/1999/046925A1
A telephone rate managing system comprises an autodialer (1) having means for generating PB tones, such as of the telephone number of a connection telephone company or the user ID, a store processing terminal (30) provided in a store to ...  
WO/1999/044165A1
An object-oriented, distributed architecture provides a suite of applications supporting pre-paid electronic commerce on Internet, Intranet or Extranet, including roaming transactions and transaction shipping involving more complex confi...  
WO/1999/043145A1
A software process setting time limits for telephone calls so that a subscriber's account balance is not exceeded. The method estimates the time when the subscriber's balance will expire by using total charges for all calls per second. T...  
WO/1999/041881A1
The invention concerns a method for controlling the use of a data service transmitted by a central platform transmitting for paging receivers operating with credit unit account, said service consisting in transmitting data in the form of...  
WO/1999/041919A2
In a billing process used to bill the connections established by the user of a telecommunication network (2) identified by means of a SIM card (10), the duration and time of the connection are determined by a time measurement device (100...  
WO1999030262B1
A system (30, 40, 50) and method are provided for real time subscriber billing at a subscriber location (10) in an unstructured communications network. Account information is stored for at least one subscriber at the subscriber location ...  
WO1999025106A3
An on-line prepaid calling card purchasing and monitoring system and billing method for prepaid calling cards. The on-line system is accessible over computer networks such as the Internet. Customer can purchase new calling card, monitor ...  
WO/1999/038313A1
The invention relates to a method for calculating charges in fixed networks and mobile radiotelephone networks, wherein at least one point to detect charges is arranged in the mobile radio network through which the charges corresponding ...  
WO/1999/038307A1
A voice enhanced phone card which allows a caller (300) to place a call by voice activated dialing (310) only when the caller desires it is presented. A caller (300) places a call using a standard calling card switch number and enters a ...  
WO/1999/037082A1
The present invention relates to a public telephone which in addition to providing the functions of current telephones, provides a display area where advertisements and/or public information messages may be displayed and enables the publ...  
WO/1999/034590A1
Known intelligent network architectures do not comprise a mechanism by means of which it would be possible to notify a service control point (SCP) of a recurrent use of supplementary services or of the activation of the supplementary ser...  
WO1999021096A9
A method for billing a customer credit card account includes the steps of (a) sending a validation request message from a caller interaction processor to a validation gateway (308); (b) converting the validation request message from a cl...  
WO/1999/033292A1
A method is provided for updating a time-remaining value representative of the time remaining during a predetermined period of time for communication between a mobile communications device and a radio telecommunications network, the mobi...  
WO1999021348A9
A method and apparatus for providing an operator console (126) with enhanced customer support for automated telecommunication services on an intelligent overlay network (104). Operator and customer services are provided by an intelligent...  
WO1998038810A3
A disposable wireless telephone (10) capable of use for telephonic communications only for a limited period, and only for telephonic communications initiated at the disposable telephone, within which limited period the sum of the duratio...  
WO/1999/030262A1
A system (30, 40, 50) and method are provided for real time subscriber billing at a subscriber location (10) in an unstructured communications network. Account information is stored for at least one subscriber at the subscriber location ...  
WO/1999/030480A1
A real-time telephone call monitoring, rating, and response system including real-time interfaces and switching centers that create and maintain in-process call detail records for on-going telephone calls. The real-time interfaces are ac...  
WO/1999/026404A1
The invention concerns a support plate of at least one electronic card (2, 8) placed in a telephone set box (1). The invention is characterised in that said support plate consists of a plate (3) whereon is fixed said electronic card (2, ...  
WO/1999/025106A2
An on-line prepaid calling card purchasing and monitoring system and billing method for prepaid calling cards. The on-line system is accessible over computer networks such as the Internet. Customer can purchase new calling card, monitor ...  
WO/1999/024940A1
An improved prepaid telephone card system is provided wherein a system center communicates to a calling party in the language spoken by the calling party. The system includes a system center which comprises an account database of prepaid...  
WO/1999/025112A1
A coin receptacle (10) for use with a locking coin receptacle cover and for use within a pay telephone. The coin receptacle comprises a molded one-piece plastic (polycarbonate) receptacle body (11) having a bottom (12) and four sides (13...  
WO/1999/023810A1
A method of providing prepaid access to wireless telecommunication networks by utilizing a mechanism to store subscriber credit information within a mobile terminal is disclosed. The method is especially suitable for subscribers that roa...  
WO/1999/023811A1
A coin escrow apparatus for use with a pay telephone includes a housing (11) defining a coin hopper (22), a coin acceptance chute (61), and a coin return chute (62). The apparatus also includes a door (21) mounted within the housing for ...  
WO/1999/022537A1
A wireless telephone (10) for telephonic communications during subscribed periods of airtime is responsive to purchase amounts (30) so as to enable the purchase amounts (30) to be converted to additional periods of airtime independent of...  
WO/1999/022507A1
The present invention relates to a method for transferring payment transactions in the Internet. According to the method, the user sets up a connection from a computer (1) to the Internet (2) and subscribes to charged Internet services (...  
WO/1999/022508A1
The invention relates to a communication system (10), which can be specifically used for processing and/or transmitting data and/or signals. The inventive communication system is characterized by an access device (11), preferably embodie...  
WO1998054724A9
A system and method of using the Internet (22) or an Intranet to change the configuration of the application server (26) which is associated with a remote telephone switching system (10) and which is used to administer an enhanced servic...  
WO/1999/021348A1
A method and apparatus for providing an operator console (126) with enhanced customer support for automated telecommunication services on an intelligent overlay network (104). Operator and customer services are provided by an intelligent...  

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