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US20050229231 Converter-assisted video encoder  
A system may include a decoder, an encoder, and a storage device. The decoder may decode encoded video information having a first format into intermediate video information. The decoder may also...
US20140223469 Sharing User Settings and Preferences Between Multiple Set-Top Boxes  
A method for transferring DHCT settings includes receiving by a first digital home communication terminal (DHCT) a request for transmitting a DHCT setting from the first DHCT to a second DHCT, and...
US20140282699 ENHANCED BROADCAST TELEVISION FOR PORTABLE DEVICES  
An enhanced manner of datacasting and providing broadcast television to portable devices is disclosed, including tuner assistance, improvements in recording and datacasting content, and assisting...
US20110119697 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR IN-HOME SET TOP BOX MANAGEMENT  
A video services control system comprises a set top box coupled to a television and a video services network configured to provide video services to the television via the set top box. The video...
US20070157251 Methods and Systems For Distributing Assets Associated With Television Program  
Systems and methods for on-demand purchasing and distribution of products associated with a television program (“assets”) to consumers, such as music, telephone ringtones, videos, CDs, DVDs,...
US20050160467 Multimedia telecommunication system with a multipurpose multimedia device  
A multimedia telecommunication system with a telecommunication service provider (TSP) to broadcast a multimedia composition signal (CS) from a multimedia content provider (MCP) to a user station...
US20090070836 SYSTEM TO PROVIDE INDEX AND METADATA FOR CONTENT ON DEMAND  
A content on demand system includes logic to compose information about multiple audio and/or video streams into an audio and/or video stream format, and logic to communicate the information about...
US20050172322 Wireless CATV transmitter and receiver system  
A wireless CATV transmitter and receiver system. The transmitter has a built-in CATV tuner and wireless transmitter for instantaneous transmission of cable television channels to the wireless...
US20140282686 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR DIGITAL FILE DISTRIBUTION TO THEATERS  
Systems and methods for efficiently distributing digital cinema files from a server to a theater are disclosed. The systems and methods may comply with DCI requirements. A server updates an...
US20080229375 LOCALLY STORED VIDEO CONTENT HAVING A VIDEO RESOLUTION ASSOCIATED WITH REMOTE DEVICES  
The present invention is directed to systems and methods for forwarding locally stored video content that has a video resolution associated with receiving remote devices. More specifically, set...
US20110078752 SET-TOP BOX AND METHOD OF PROVIDING VIDEO ON DEMAND THERETO  
A method of providing video on demand to a set-top box includes sending playing parameters of a video file to a video on demand server, and receiving information of the video file and...
US20100319017 Portable Media Asset  
A method, apparatus, and system are disclosed that provide for a secure download of a media asset from a video-on-demand server responsive to a user request. The media asset may be routed to a...
US20050251832 Video acquisition and distribution over wireless networks  
A system for distributing content to a mobile client includes a video acquisition server receiving a video signal and converting the video signal into a stream, and a video server connected to the...
US20110061083 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING VOICE MAIL SERVICES  
Methods and apparatus for retrieving and providing voice mail messages from a server are described. In accordance with the invention voice mail messages may be retrieved via requests made via a...
US20120174171 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TRIGGER MANAGEMENT IN AN INTERACTIVE TELEVISION ENVIRONMENT  
A trigger manager and related processes and systems for managing triggers for a plurality of subscribing set-top boxes in an interactive television environment are provided. In response to receipt...
US20070083903 Audio/video system for a notebook computer  
An audio/video system for use in a notebook computer. The notebook computer with the audio/video system, without loading any operating system, can operate for users to watch television or video,...
US20090044243 Television Printing Device and Methods Thereof  
A set-top box (STB) of a television system receives web-based content, such as a web page, from a wide area network such as the Internet. The web-based content is provided to the STB for display....
US20090055880 METHOD OF DISTRIBUTING VIDEO-ON-DEMAND OVER AN INTERNET PROTOCOL NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE  
The present invention provides a method of operating a set-top box that is coupled to a video display, the set-top box being configured for communication with a video content provider. One...
US20060294563 Healthcare set-top-box monitoring system  
A method for healthcare monitoring of a person is provided. The method including: operatively connecting a set-top-box (102) to a network (110, 114) and to at least one of a television display...
US20130061275 NON-REAL-TIME BROADCAST SERVICE PROCESSING SYSTEM AND PROCESSING METHOD THEREOF  
The present invention relates to a non-real-time broadcast service processing system and a processing method thereof. According to the present invention, the method for processing a non-real-time...
US20090199249 SECONDARY VIDEO SUPPLEMENTS DURING VOD SERVICES  
A method for providing media to a user via an interactive media services client device coupled to a programmable media services server device includes receiving user input requesting on-screen...
US20060218607 System and method for trick play of highly compressed video data  
A system for providing trickplay functionality—such as pause, instant replay, rewind, fast forward, etc—for very highly compressed video/audio data stream. Depending on the trickplay...
US20100169935 Mobile Set Top Box  
A system is provided in which IP or media content residing on or being streamed to a mobile phone is forwarded to a display. The media content supports a native resolution of the mobile phone that...
US20090044234 VIDEO ON DEMAND SERVICE METHOD, VIDEO ON DEMAND RECEIVER, AND VIDEO ON DEMAND SERVER  
Provided are a video on demand (VOD) service method, a VOD receiver, and a VOD server. The VOD service method includes downloading a first content from a VOD server in a download-and-play mode,...
US20060136974 Apparatus for SCORM-based e-learning contents service in digital broadcasting system and method thereof  
An apparatus for a SCORM-based e-learning contents service in a digital broadcasting system and a method thereof that makes it possible to implement a SCORM-based e-learning method that is a...
US20050262533 User interface having a cycling display of content representations  
A user interface is described having a cycling display of content representations. In an implementation, a user interface includes a cycling display of a plurality of textual representations of a...
US20150033271 METHOD FOR TRANSMITTING A BROADCAST SERVICE, METHOD FOR RECEIVING A BROADCAST SERVICE, AND APPARATUS FOR RECEIVING A BROADCAST SERVICE  
According to the present invention, a method for receiving a broadcast service comprises the following steps: receiving service signaling data corresponding to a non-real-time service object;...
US20060236354 Wireless audio for entertainment systems  
A system comprises a first transceiver that wirelessly receives content. A set top box communicates with the first transceiver, separates the content into audio signals and video signals and...
US20070022439 Display apparatus for automatically classifying recorded programs and method thereof  
A display device for automatically classifying programs and the method thereof is disclosed. The present invention includes a display device for automatically classifying a program to be stored...
US20050097600 On-demand content promotion over broadcast content  
Systems and methods are described that facilitate the rendering on a video display device of a user interface (UI) including information promoting on-demand content and mechanisms by which a...
US20050120383 System for saving settings of an audiovisual system  
A system for saving settings of an audiovisual system includes a first audiovisual device with a setting and a second audiovisual device communicatively coupled to the first audiovisual device,...
US20140282772 TV PLAYLIST  
A playlist server application is provided on a server at a first network node. A playlist local application is provided for a remote device. An indication of a change to a playlist on one of the...
US20070192820 Bandwidth sharing  
A method for bandwidth sharing between first and second satellite television networks in a satellite television system carried out at a first satellite television network receiver, in a manner...
US20130042263 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR GIVING VIDEO ON DEMAND ASSETS TO SOCIAL NETWORK FRIENDS  
A method and apparatus for providing a Video On Demand (VOD) asset as a gift from a plurality of users to a social network friend. A user can discover from a friend's user profile that other users...
US20060174294 Digital broadcasting receiver for receiving analog broadcasting and a method thereof  
A broadcasting receiver of a display receiver and method thereof receives a digital broadcasting signal and an analog broadcasting signal. A tuning unit selectively receives the digital and analog...
US20100162299 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DELIVERING VIDEO-ON-DEMAND (VOD) CONTENT DURING EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM (EAS) EVENTS  
A system and method for delivering VOD content during emergency alert system events including receiving a request for a programming session at VOD system and transmitting the requested programming...
US20060195873 Mechanism for sharing control of a tuner amongst multiple video consuming entities  
Automated sharing of control of a single tuner amongst multiple video consuming entities. One of the video consuming entities is assigned to be primary, thereby allowing seamless control over the...
US20080104637 Selective Advertising Presentations  
A method for providing commercials includes receiving user input for selecting an advertising parameter and providing a user with a commercial corresponding to the advertising parameter.
US20090180547 PROCESSING AND MANAGING PICTURES AT THE CONCATENATION OF TWO VIDEO STREAMS  
Systems and methods that receives a video stream in a transport stream, the first video stream comprising a plurality of compressed pictures, and that receives information in the video stream,...
US20070074269 Video processing device, video recorder/playback module, and methods for use therewith  
A video record/playback module receives a video signal from a receiving module and produces a processed video signal for display on a first video display device. The video record/includes a driver...
US20150052568 Dynamic Tuner Allocation  
In an embodiment, a first tuner task type is identified from among a plurality of tuner task types, in response to receiving a first tuner request. The first tuner request was made to perform a...
US20060184983 Wireless digital video recorder manager  
Various embodiments of the invention provide methods and systems for managing the reception and/or recording of video content on a wireless digital video recorder. In certain embodiments, the...
US20050289623 Bulk tuning of frequency-modulated video signals  
A video processing engine terminates frequency-modulated video signals transported over the so-called third mile (the network segment from the head-end to the access network) for delivery to an...
US20060294564 Sportcare set-top-box monitoring system  
A method for sportcare monitoring of a person is provided. The method including: operatively connecting a set-top-box (102) to at least one of a television display (104), a speaker (106), a first...
US20060075445 The Digital TV Tuner Regulator Platform  
The Televisional Tledgement Trigger invention is consumer friendly allowing them to distribute content legally, in some cases free for the trigger induced advertising medium provides royalty to...
US20070130598 Digital satellite broadcasting set-top box, and home network control system employing the same  
Provided is a digital satellite broadcasting set-top box and a home network control system employing the same. The set-top box includes: a satellite signal receiving unit for receiving a satellite...
US20060294553 Networked television and method thereof  
A television and a method thereof are provided. The television includes a display, a first network interface to a packet-based network, and a decoder operable to process a multimedia data stream...
US20070250894 Digital television system using high-speed serial bus and method for controlling the same  
A digital TV system using a high-speed serial bus and a method for controlling the same are disclosed. The digital TV system includes a TV receiver and a computer device. The TV receiver includes...
US20090158363 Management and Processing of Electronic Advertisement Information  
Systems and methods of presenting advertisements in a digital home communication terminal are disclosed. One such method comprises receiving electronic advertisement information (EAI), storing the...
US20080222685 Karaoke system provided through an internet protocol television system  
Particular embodiments of the disclosed subject matter provide methods and systems to support a karaoke system provided via a set-top box and internet protocol television system. An example...