Patent Number: 6,434,222

Title: Apparatus and method for automated multi-media messaging system information updating

Abstract: A system (100) that employs media "blending" to notify a multi-media user of the use of one or more default configurations and provides an opportunity to record or reconfigure the item for the future. In particular, a system (100) according to the present invention monitors usage of a default or other predetermined setting and provides a message to the user indicative of its usage. Once the user has been notified of the usage, the user is given the option of reconfiguring from the default setting.

Inventors: Shaffer; Shmuel (Palo Alto, CA), Beyda; William Joseph (Cupertino, CA)

Assignee: Siemens Information and Communication Networks, Inc.

International Classification: H04L 12/58 (20060101); H04M 3/50 (20060101); H04M 3/53 (20060101); H04M 7/12 (20060101); H04M 3/487 (20060101); H04M 001/64 (); H04M 003/42 ()

Expiration Date: 08/13/2019