Patent Number: 8,798,601

Title: Variable incoming communication indicators

Abstract: An electronic device receives an incoming communication including an originating address. A user associated with the originating address is identified. A set of attributes associated with the incoming communication is identified. At least one incoming communication indicator presentation rule is selected based on at least one of the user that has been identified and the set of attributes that have been identified. An incoming communication indicator is presented based on the incoming communication indicator presentation rule that has been selected.

Inventors: Hymel; James Allen (Kitchener, CA), O'Carroll; Finbarr Michael (Ocean Ridge, FL)

Assignee: BlackBerry Limited

International Classification: H04W 4/16 (20090101); H04W 4/12 (20090101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018