Multifunction wireless device

  • US 9,307,386 B2
  • Filed: 07/19/2013
  • Issued: 04/05/2016
  • Est. Priority Date: 03/22/2013
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A system for providing communication services to a wireless communication device, the system comprising:

  • a central processing center having one or more circuits and/or processors configured to process call information from the wireless communication device, wherein the processing of the call information includes;

    processing payment for the call, the processing payment including;

    accessing a Debit Account stored on the server that is associated with the authenticated caller;

    verifying that the Debit Account includes sufficient funds for placing the call; and

    deducting the payment from the Debit Account;

    performing call restriction processing on the call; and

    authenticating at least one of the wireless communication device and a caller, the authenticating including;

    receiving identifying information associated with the caller; and

    matching the received identifying information with identification information previously stored in the server;

    a wireless access point communicatively coupled to the central processing center and configured to facilitate direct communication between the wireless communication device and the central processing center; and

    a server coupled to the central processing center configured to provide database support for the processing of the call information.

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