Global Patent Index - EP 0907895 A4

EP 0907895 A4 2001-01-17 - LOCATION DETERMINATION IN A COMMUNICATION SYSTEM

Title (en)

LOCATION DETERMINATION IN A COMMUNICATION SYSTEM

Title (de)

POSITIONSBESTIMMUNG IN EINEM KOMMUNIKATIONSSYSTEM

Title (fr)

DETERMINATION DE POSITIONS DANS UN SYSTEME DE TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Publication

EP 0907895 A4 (EN)

Application

EP 97914865 A

Priority

  • US 9703406 W
  • US 67103796 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9750002A1] The method includes the steps of receiving (201), from a user, a first wireless voice transmission including a verbal description of a location. Using speech recognition, the first wireless voice transmission is converted (203) into a data representation of the location. The location may include a street address or a landmark name. Various types of services, particularly location-based services using the user's location, may be provided, including street address (407), directions from a starting location to a desired location (509), and emergency assistance (609).

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G01S 3/02; G01C 21/00; G01S 5/02; G08G 1/123; H04M 11/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04Q 7/34 (2006.01); G01C 21/00 (2006.01); G01C 21/36 (2006.01); G08G 1/123 (2006.01); H04Q 7/38 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G01C 21/3608 (2013.01); G01C 21/3629 (2013.01); G08G 1/123 (2013.01); G01S 2205/006 (2013.01); G01S 2205/008 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FI FR GB SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9750002 A1 19971231; CA 2259165 A1 19971231; EP 0907895 A1 19990414; EP 0907895 A4 20010117; JP 2000513470 A 20001010; KR 20000022231 A 20000425

INPADOC legal status


2001-09-05 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20010206

2001-01-17 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20001201

2001-01-17 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A4

- Designated State(s): DE FI FR GB SE

1999-04-14 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19990127

1999-04-14 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): DE FI FR GB SE