Vonage Holdings Issued Thirteen New Patents

Vonage Holdings was recently granted 13 new patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office bringing the total patents issued in 2016 to a company record of 40. As of the end of 2016, the company held a total of 146 U.S. patents, and 200 patents still pending.

Among the 13 new patents issued is a patent that covers the Verify technology to help streamline transactions, detect possible fraud and trigger additional authentication when needed; a patent covering techniques for efficiently allocating a pool of virtual phone numbers across a larger base; a patent for contextual sharing of data; six patents covering mobile technologies related to sharing on-demand presence between mobile devices; and four patents covering improvements to QoS.