Apple patent shows better way to handle incoming calls
A new Apple technology could make it easier for you to manage incoming phone calls.
Approved today by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the patent dubbed “Dynamic Context-Based Auto-Response Generation,” describes a method to intelligently manage an incoming call, whether you’re on the line with someone else or simply unavailable.
In one scenario, the system can be totally automated. So if you can’t answer the call, the caller receives a specific pre-recorded message based on the caller ID and other attributes. In that case, the caller would be prompted to leave a voice mail. As one…
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