Shortcut for establishing a communication channel with a remote device over a network

  • US 20070077949A1
  • Filed: 10/03/2005
  • Published: 04/05/2007
  • Est. Priority Date: 10/03/2005
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method for messaging between a general purpose computing device and a mobile terminal, comprising:

  • establishing a communication session with the general purpose computing device wherein a user identifier is associated with the general purpose computing device;

    receiving a message and a mobile terminal identifier from the general purpose computing device via a conversation user interface that is temporarily executed by the general purpose computing device;

    storing at least during the communication session an association between the user identifier, the mobile terminal identifier, and a return identifier extension;

    sending the message, a return identifier, and the return identifier extension to the mobile terminal;

    receiving a response, the mobile terminal identifier, the return identifier, and the return identifier extension from the mobile terminal;

    using the return identifier extension and the mobile terminal identifier to associate the response with the user identifier; and

    sending the response to the general purpose computing device based on the user identifier.

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