Contact management

  • US 20050091272A1
  • Filed: 10/23/2003
  • Published: 04/28/2005
  • Est. Priority Date: 10/23/2003
  • Status: Abandoned Application
First Claim
Patent Images

1. In a computing system that is in communication with one or more applications that are configured to utilize contact information, a method for providing a contact management system for managing contacts and their corresponding contact information for use by the one or more applications, the method comprising:

  • creating one or more contacts having contact information that can be utilized by the one or more applications, such that the one or more applications can utilize the contact information;

    storing the contacts in a contact store that is accessible to the computing system;

    upon receiving a request from at least one of the applications for access to a contact and corresponding contact information, providing the at least one of the applications access to the contact and corresponding contact information through one or more interfaces;

    enabling the at least one of the applications to utilize the contact.

View all claims
    ×
    ×

    Thank you for your feedback

    ×
    ×