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CT-2 TELEPOINT SITE LOCATOR

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000006132D
Original Publication Date: 1991-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2001-Dec-06
Document File: 1 page(s) / 60K

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Robert Stengel Gary Rapps

Abstract

The cordless telephone second generation (CT-2) requires wireless access within 300 yards of a telepoint terminal outside of the home base unit. A CT-2 user in an unfamiliar location may have difficulty in locating the closest telepoint site. This accessibility limitation would render the CT-2 communicator useless outside of familiar locations, such as during business or vacation travel. A simple means of determining the CT-Z unit location and comparing this with stored telepoint site information would provide the user with the nearest telepoint site location.