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US20140230001 TECHNIQUES FOR CALL INTEGRATION WITH A TELEVISION SET-TOP BOX (STB)  
Techniques for call integration are provided. Call logs associated with multiple voice accounts are acquired and integrated as an integrated call log. The integrated call log is presented at a...
US20110205329 Video Conferencing Utilizing A Cable Set-Top Box  
Video conferencing using a set-top box in a cable television services system is provided. A video call may be received over a network connection from a calling party device at a receiving set-top...
US20110093908 REQUESTING EMERGENCY SERVICES VIA REMOTE CONTROL  
A method and system for contacting emergency service providers may allow using a remote control (RC) at a multimedia content distribution network (MCDN) client location. An MCDN user may use the...
US20130074116 System and Method of Message Notification and Access via a Video Distribution Network  
A method includes receiving video content via an access network of a video distribution network at a set-top box device associated with a subscriber. One or more communication devices are...
US20110145872 SET-TOP BOX FOR WIDEBAND IP TELEPHONY SERVICE AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING WIDEBAND IP TELEPHONY SERVICE USING SET-TOP BOX  
An Internet Set-Top Box (ISTB) and a method of providing wideband IP telephony services using the ISTB are provided, which are capable of implementing wideband voice communication services using a...
US20130019275 HANDSET FOR USE WITH AN ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM  
A handset is configurable to communicate with an entertainment system. The handset includes a front side that includes a first set of controls configured to control an audio stream or a video...
US20120054811 Method and System for Delivery of Immersive Content Over Communication Networks  
Computer-implemented systems and methods of providing content to a user via communications between a content provider and a user over a plurality of disparate communication channels are provided....
US20120066731 CUSTOMER SERVICE CONTACT  
A method may include receiving, from a first user device, one or more session control protocol messages to establish a session between a workstation and a second user device, wherein the one or...
US20120222069 ADVANCED USER INTERFACE AND CONTROL PARADIGM FOR MULTIPLE SERVICE OPERATOR EXTENDED FUNCTIONALITY OFFERS  
Methods and systems for presenting information regarding multiple categories of content are provided. In addition, methods and systems that suggest activities by a user in relation to content and...
US20110099596 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR INTERACTIVE COMMUNICATION WITH A MEDIA DEVICE USER SUCH AS A TELEVISION VIEWER  
A personalized television or internet video viewing environment, where the user can respond to messages. Messages are received over the internet and overlaid onto the video program. A light and...
US20130212633 Systems And Methods For Communicating With Patients  
Methods and systems for communicating with a patient through a television in the patient's hospital room are disclosed. In some embodiments, the methods and systems include the following: a...
US20090249414 ENHANCED VOICE-RICH INPUT FOR INTERACTIVE PROGRAMMING  
A method may provide an interactive video program to a user, receive, by a video client, audio data from a microphone based on the user's interactive speech during the interactive video program,...
US20110107364 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR PACKETIZED CONTENT DELIVERY OVER A CONTENT DELIVERY NETWORK  
Methods and apparatus for delivery of packetized content (e.g., video, audio, data, etc.) over a content delivery network. In one embodiment, the content is packetized using an Internet Protocol...
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...
US20110030021 Audio/Video Monitoring Service Using Set-top Boxes and Application Servers  
An audio/video monitoring system is disclosed, comprising a combination of one or more set-top boxes and application servers in a service provider's network. The set-top boxes and applications...
US20120011553 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SUPPORTING SERVICES VIA A SET-TOP BOX  
An approach is provided for supporting messaging services via a set-top box. A set-top box establishes communications with a user device. The set-top box receives a message from the user device,...
US20090172756 LIGHTING ANALYSIS AND RECOMMENDER SYSTEM FOR VIDEO TELEPHONY  
A home video system (200) capable of supporting video telephony includes a sub-system including a programmed processor (210) for analyzing illumination in a room (100) in which the system (200) is...
US20110271312 PORTABLE COMPUTING SYSTEM AND PORTABLE COMPUTER FOR USE WITH SAME  
A system comprises a portable device having at least one storage component, a reader for interaction with the portable device to communicate with the data storage component, a processor for...
US20100058409 Audio and video testing methodology  
A centralized audio video testing system utilizes a remote client device. The remote client device includes a decoder, a renderer, a media engine, a video capture module and a frame module. The...
US20100115568 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ALTERING THE DISPLAY OF TELEVISION CONTENT IN RESPONSE TO USER PREFERENCES  
A method of controlling a television includes receiving an indication of a user preference. The user preference associated with a telephone and further associated with a set-top box. The method...
US20130019274 System and Method for Sharing Information  
A novel mechanism is disclosed by which a sender can direct information such as an audiovisual signal to a particular recipient's audiovisual display device, such as a cable television set and,...
US20120284741 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING VOICE CALL SERVICES VIA A SET-TOP BOX  
An approach is provided for providing telephony services via a set-top box. A provider telephony services system executes an authentication procedure to authenticate a set-top box associated with...
US20120204216 Home Gateway Expansion  
As described herein, a gateway device may include one or more expansion ports to add functionality. The added functionality can be of any desired type, such as adding telephone call routing...
US20120159559 User Interface For A Communication Device  
A device for use in a communication system the device comprising processing means arranged to execute first and second applications, and first and second interface means, the first application for...
US20150150064 CONTEXT MANAGING APPARATUS AND METHOD THEREOF  
A context managing apparatus and method thereof. The context managing apparatus may include a communicator to acquire context information from each broadcast receiving terminal used by at least...
US20100115567 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PAUSING PROGRAMMING OF A TELEVISION FOR A TELEPHONE CALL  
A method of controlling a television includes receiving an indication of a telephone call at a set-top box and pausing the display of television content by the set-top box in response to the...
US20050278767 Computer-telephony integrated entertainment system  
Method and apparatus for a system to perform television and telephony operations are described.
US20090119725 METHOD FOR PROVIDING VIDEO TELEPHONY USING BROADCAST RECEIVING APPARATUS  
A method for providing video telephony is presented. By the method, a telephone directory of a broadcast receiving apparatus can be updated by receiving a telephone directory of a connected...
US20090119726 METHOD FOR PROVIDING VIEWING INFORMATION FOR DISPLAYING A LIST OF CHANNELS VIEWED BY CALL RECIPIENTS  
A method for providing viewing information is presented. The method includes displaying a call recipient list including at least one call recipient; and displaying a channel being viewed by each...
US20120030710 TV WITH LANDLINE INTEGRATED INTO TV'S USER INTERFACE  
A landline telephone circuit is provided within a TV chassis or in a set-back box connectable to the TV processor to enable a user to place and receive calls through the TV. The telephone feature...
US20100184486 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DISPLAYING CELLULAR CALLER ID ON TV  
Embodiments of the disclosed invention include a system and a method for displaying cellular caller ID on TV. In accordance with one embodiment, the caller ID information of a caller calling a...
US20110154419 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING REMOTE MEDICAL SERVICES AND OPEN IPTV PLATFORM APPARATUS  
An Open Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) platform is provided. By providing remote medical services to users in the Open IPTV environment using a remote medical service providing apparatus...
US20090271815 Method and Tv Receiver for Storing Contents Associated to Tv Programs  
In order to offer contents on demand services triggered by broadcasted TV programs in an efficient and effective way, notifications are received by a TV receiver, for example, a set-top box, on...
US20090300694 OPEN CABLE APPLICATION PLATFORM (OCAP) AND SET-TOP BOX (STB)-BASED CALENDERING APPLICATION  
One exemplary aspect is advanced multimedia communications via OCAP using customer specific profiles resident in the STB for calendar management. Additional aspects relate to invitation management...
US20110154418 REMOTE ACCESS TO A MEDIA DEVICE  
A voice telephone call may be received, from a telephony device, in a server configured to provide interactive voice response. A spoken command may be received from the telephony device. In the...
US20100333157 Methods, Systems and Computer Program Products for Providing Internet Protocol Television Communication Services  
A method of providing communications services to customer premise equipment (CPE) coupled to a television. The method includes operating a network element as a communications terminal server, the...
US20050086699 Video relay system and method  
A system for relaying communications between a first device and a second device utilizing a third device as an intermediary where the second device is a telephone on a plain old telephone system...
US20120102533 REMOTE-CONTROLLER TYPE TELEPHONE SERVICE SYSTEM IN SET-TOP BOX OF INTERNET TELEVISION HAVING VIDEO SOLUTION  
A remote-controller type telephone service system in a set-top box of an Internet television having a video solution is provided. In a telephone service system for providing a telephone function...
US20070121584 Caller ID information to internet protocol television displays  
Network-based methods and systems transfer caller ID information from a telephony network to an IPTV network. Embodiments integrate service provisioning, subscriber account and policy information...
US20060031903 Emergency call source locator on an A/V telecommunication system  
A method of locating a source location in an A/V telecommunication system having a server and a telecommunication device including a network connection, a telecommunications processor connected to...
US20050262542 Television chat system  
A television chat system is provided that allows television viewers to engage in real-time communications in chat groups with other television viewers while watching television. Users of the...
US20070079345 Television-based client device messaging  
Television-based client device messaging is described. In an embodiment of television-based client device messaging, a system includes a television-based client device that is identified by an...
US20050289626 IP based interactive multimedia communication system  
A multimedia communication system provides two way calling between a source and a destination. The source and the destination each include a base station having a call setup and control...
US20070124792 Phone based television remote control  
A phone that interacts with a television system. At least one module may be adapted to receive a user input identifying a video selection. At least one module may also be adapted to display video...
US20090187955 Subscriber Controllable Bandwidth Allocation  
A disclosed computer program product includes computer executable instructions, stored on a computer readable medium, for allocating bandwidth among various network provided communication...
US20090265745 Reversible Faceplate Terminal Adapter Which Changes Signal Flow Direction  
A directional terminal adapter has a housing and a reversible faceplate. Distribution cables of a cable network are connected to the housing and conduct downstream and upstream signals through the...
US20150095959 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MANAGING VOICE COMMUNICATIONS  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a server having a controller to receive a call request from a set top box that is remote from the server...
US20090210917 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REMOTELY MANAGING VOICEMAIL UTILIZING A SET-TOP BOX  
A system and method for managing a voicemail system through a set-top box. A call may be received from a caller. The call is intercepted utilizing a voicemail system available through a network....
US20090165039 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ENABLING VIEWERS OF TELEVISION TO ENTER INTO CONTACT WITH A SOURCE OF AN ADVERTISED PRODUCT OR SERVICE  
A method comprises releasing to at least one television service subscriber a content stream conveying at least one information element deemed to be of potential interest to a multi-subscriber...
US20090282446 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TESTING CUSTOMER PREMISE EQUIPMENT DEVICES  
A test system couples various ports of one or more CPE devices to components mounted in a rigid mounting system. The system can test the line card portion of the CPE devices coupled to line card...

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