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Delay of Instant Message Session Initialization Based on the Context-Sensitive Behaviors of the Recipient

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000152274D
Original Publication Date: 2007-Apr-27
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2007-Apr-27

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed are potential improvements to initiation of instant messaging based on the context of what the intended receiver is doing at the time of the message. This has the benefit of eliminating some of the negative/intrusive aspects of instant messaging for the users of that technology.