Patent for Sale:

Personalized Electronic Greeting Card    

Electronic greeting card - records a message and allows for playback of personalized greeting, message

Overview

The electronic card includes a mechanism for recording and playing back a one-time personalized message that can then be played repeatedly played back by the recipient.

Primary Application of the Technology

Greeting card industry.

How the Technology Solves the Problem

Provides a personal message from a loved one or friend.

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Patent Summary

U.S. Patent Classes & Classifications Covered in this listing:

Class 704: Data Processing:Speech Signal Processing, Linguistics, Language Translation, And Audio Compression/Decompression

This is the generic class for apparatus and corresponding methods for constructing, analyzing, and modifying units of human language by data processing, in which there is a significant change in the data.This class also provides for systems or methods that process speech signals for storage, transmission, recognition, or synthesis of speech; and for systems or methods for bandwidth compression or expansion of an audio signal, or for time compression or expansion of an audio signal. There are three main divisions: linguistics; speech signal processing; and audio compression.

Subclass 258: Synthesis
Subclass 260: Image to speech

Class 40: Card, Picture, Or Sign Exhibiting

Means for displaying information by printed or painted cards, calendars, photographic transparency viewers, railroad train station indicators, pictures, labels or tags or index files. Picture frames and stands for supporting pictures are also included. Albums are included in subclasses Changing exhibitors, Hinged leaves; Changing exhibitors, Pivoted plates, and in Picture frames, Mats, Mounts and backs, Pocketed. Such station-indicators as change the reading matter displayed are included under the several subclasses of Changing exhibitors.

Subclass 124.03: Having sound-producing means
Subclass 124.11: Single sheet folded in half to form two equally dimensioned panels (e.g., greeting cards, etc.)