US 11,659,363 B2
Caller identifier
Parag Garg, Woodinville, WA (US); Derrick Ives, North Bend, WA (US); and Michele Lundahl, Yarrow Point, WA (US)
Assigned to T-Mobile USA, Inc., Bellevue, WA (US)
Filed by T-Mobile USA, Inc., Bellevue, WA (US)
Filed on Apr. 12, 2022, as Appl. No. 17/718,731.
Application 17/718,731 is a continuation of application No. 17/162,528, filed on Jan. 29, 2021, granted, now 11,330,406.
Prior Publication US 2022/0248191 A1, Aug. 4, 2022
Int. Cl. H04W 4/16 (2009.01); H04M 3/42 (2006.01)
CPC H04W 4/16 (2013.01) [H04M 3/42042 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A computer-implemented method, comprising:
receiving, by a server, a request to initiate a telephone call between a calling phone and a callee phone, wherein the request include a telephone number of the calling phone;
determining, by the server, a location of the calling phone and a location of a computing device that corresponds to the telephone number; and
based on the location of the calling phone and the location of the computing device that corresponds to the telephone number, determining, by the server, whether to notify the callee phone of the telephone call.