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US20150128184 CONTENT RECOMMENDING DEVICE, TELEVISION RECEIVER, AND CONTROL METHOD, PROGRAM AND STORAGE MEDIUM FOR CONTENT RECOMMENDING DEVICE  
A display control section (220c) of a television (1) causes a display unit (205) to simultaneously display (i) a recommended content panel (122a) corresponding to a recommended content extracted...
US20080196064 APPARATUS AND METHOD OF PROVIDING A RECOMMENDED BROADCAST PROGRAM  
A recommended program information providing apparatus includes an extractor to extract, based on a specific performer whom a viewing audience likes, a similar performer similar to the specific...
US20100138868 CROSS-CHANNEL INTERSTITIAL PROGRAM PROMOTION  
According to the invention, a method for generating a personalized menu promoting other video programs available from a video content delivery system is disclosed. The video content delivery...
US20070186241 Program recommendation apparatus  
A program recording/playback apparatus for easily recording/playing back a program that matches a common preference between multiple viewers is provided. A recording/playback apparatus 100 obtains...
US20050120368 Automatic summarisation for a television programme suggestion engine based on consumer preferences  
A method and an apparatus for effecting the method are proposed that allow to define a subset of video signals from a source set of video signals on the basis of meta data available for the source...
US20090210907 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR RECOMMENDING MULTIMEDIA CONTENT  
A system and method are disclosed for providing recommendations of multimedia programs broadcast over a provider network using contact lists. For IPTV broadcast programs, recommendations by users...
US20090187944 System and Method of Providing Recommendations Related to a Service System  
A method of providing recommendations related to a service is disclosed and includes receiving data from a device associated with a service subscriber, the data identifying an individual. The...
US20050235310 Internet-based submission of cable network content  
A cable network content delivery system providing advertising information via a cable network and an advertising content interface are described. An advertiser submits advertising content over an...
US20100071005 PROGRAM RECOMMENDATION APPARATUS  
A program recommendation apparatus includes a scene attribute extraction unit (24, 32) for extracting attributes of scenes included in audio-video content, a frequency distribution obtaining unit...
US20100293578 METHOD FOR TRANSMITTING CONTENTS INFORMATION, RECOMMENDING CONTENTS, AND PROVIDING RELIABILITY FOR RECOMMENDED CONTENTS, AND MULTIMEDIA DEVICE USING THE SAME  
A method for transmitting contents information, a method for recommending contents, a method for providing reliability for recommend contents information, and a multi-media device using the same...
US20150128185 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PERSONALIZATION OF AN APPLICANCE BY USING CONTEXT INFORMATION  
Disclosed is a system and method for personalizing an appliance's functioning remotely in real-time. The user profile and set of parameters affecting the functionality of the appliance are...
US20150189400 Method and System for Customizing Metadata in TV Network  
A method for customizing metadata in a content delivery network, said method comprising: (a) storing customized metadata for a program, said customized metadata being inputted by a user; (b)...
US20050132401 Method and apparatus for exchanging preferences for replaying a program on a personal video recorder  
Personal video recorders (PVRs) contain many desirable features, including the ability to skip undesirable portions of a recorded broadcast program. Disclosed is a method and system for a PVR user...
US20110126237 EDITING MENU FOR A NETWORK TELEVISION  
A network TV includes a network interface, a user interface, and a controller. The network interface establishes a connection with at least one content provider server through a network. The user...
US20060230415 Electronic device and methods for reproducing mass media content  
The present invention relates to an electronic device and methods of distributing content to at least one user, comprising the steps of: transmitting mass media content to a user device for being...
US20060080720 System, method and program for identifying Web information related to subjects in a program broadcast  
System, method and program for obtaining WWW information of interest to a user. The WWW information is related to a subject in a television, radio or other type of program which is broadcast....
US20060277567 System and method for targeting audio advertisements  
An improved system and method and system for advertising to audio program listeners that uses an embedded main signal from an audio program service that contains an audio program file,...
US20050102696 Systems and methods for providing program suggestions in an interactive television program guide  
An interactive television program guide application is provided that queries a user regarding the user's interest in television programs and suggests television programs to the user based the...
US20090288118 Methods and Apparatus to Generate Relevance Rankings for Use by a Program Selector of a Media Presentation System  
Example methods and apparatus to generate relevance rankings for use by a program selector of a media presentation system are disclosed. An example method comprises tabulating a plurality of...
US20050108754 Personalized content application  
A personalized media service provides, e.g., user customization of radio channel selections, immediate availability of multiple pre-programmed and/or customized channels, the ability to...
US20090178081 Enhanced electronic program guides  
A method and system for rating programs, the method including, receiving a sample of viewing logs from a plurality of set top boxes (STBs), determining, from the sample of viewing logs, at least...
US20050193409 System and method of adaptive and progressive descrambling of streaming video  
A method of distributing digital video sequences in the form of a stream including sequences of data containing digital images, including a modification stage of an original stream by modifying at...
US20050114884 Systems and methods for packaging and distributing information  
A system (190) provides information to multiple subscribers (105-125). The system (190) receives requests for different types of information from the subscribers (105-125) and stores rules for...
US20070204292 System and method for targeted advertisement delivery  
The present invention is directed towards systems and methods for the delivery of programming content with targeted advertisements. One embodiment of a method according to the present invention...
US20150106849 System and Method for Automatic Video Program Channel Generation  
System and method for delivering video programs from a cloud to an electronic terminal is disclosed. Channels may be generated based upon personal data of a user. Channels may also be generated by...
US20070192797 Method of and apparatus for managing distributed contents  
A method and apparatus for managing contents distributed on a home network are provided. The distributed content management apparatus includes: a content information database processor which...
US20070136772 Methods, systems, and devices for bandwidth conservation  
Methods, systems, and devices are disclosed for conserving bandwidth. Inputs to a user interface are accumulated and compared to a historical pattern of inputs. When inputs are accumulated, the...
US20060136966 Digital video recorder for recording missed program episodes and for resolving scheduling conflicts between programs to be recorded  
A method and apparatus is provided for recording at least one program received over a broadband communications system. The method begins by accessing a database that includes program information...
US20130047186 Method to Enable Proper Representation of Scaled 3D Video  
A custom interface depth may be provided. A content stream, such as a three-dimensional television signal, comprising a plurality of video planes may be displayed. In response to receiving a...
US20060031882 Systems, methods, and devices for customizing content-access lists  
Systems, methods, and computer program products describe customizing the presentation of a content-access list based on subscriber-specific information, such as historic viewing preferences and...
US20090019481 SYSTEM FOR PRESENTING MEDIA PROGRAMMING GUIDES  
A system for presenting media programming guides is disclosed. A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a media receiver having a controller element...
US20070288963 Method of recommending related programs  
Method and system of recommending program without individually compiling subscribe profile information. The method and system being suitable for recommending television programs, movies, and any...
US20050166153 Methods and apparatus for presenting content  
Methods and apparatuses are described for organizing audio/visual content and prefetching selected audio/visual content configured to be displayed to a user. In one embodiment, the methods and...
US20090165054 PROGRAMS OF INTEREST PRESENTATION APPARATUS, SYSTEMS, AND METHODS  
Various embodiments present information about programs of interest. Some embodiments provide electronic program guides based on previously viewed programs. In some cases, an electronic program...
US20090113481 SYSTEMS, METHODS AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCTS FOR PROVIDING PRESENCE BASED SERVICES  
Systems, methods, and computer program products for providing presence-based services are disclosed. A method includes collecting information relating to devices at a subscriber entity. The...
US20110154400 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AGGREGATING USER DATA AND TARGETING CONTENT  
Systems and methods for aggregating user data and targeting content to users are described. User data is collected through quizzes and users are associated with a particular fictional or...
US20110107375 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR PROVIDING A PROGRAM GUIDE FOR NEAR VIDEO ON DEMAND SYSTEMS  
In accordance with aspects of the present principles, a program guide display for a near video on demand system can be provided. The NVOD system can transmit and/or receive a plurality of...
US20080216122 System and method for selection of content source upon device power-on  
A system and method for determining which program to display from multiple content sources at a power-on event of a content display device at a certain location is disclosed. In one embodiment,...
US20070130584 Method and device for producing and sending a television program by means of ip-based media, especially the internet  
A method and device to generate and transmit a television programme via IP-based media, particularly the Internet are provided. In particular, a method of transmitting transmission segments in...
US20100251302 TV CHANNEL MENU AND METHOD OF SHOWING THE SAME  
A method of showing a TV channel menu includes the following steps. Firstly, an audience evaluation data including a first audience rating of a first TV program and a second audience rating of a...
US20090094642 COMMUNICATION DEVICE, COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND METHOD OF PROVIDING INFORMATION TO A USER ON A DISPLAY OF A COMMUNICATION DEVICE  
A communication device (6) for operating in a communication system (2) comprises a receiver (203) for receiving information from at least one information source (2) of the communication system and...
US20070130611 Triggerless interactive television  
Various technologies and techniques are disclosed that relate to providing interactive television by synchronizing content to live and/or recorded television shows. Content is synchronized without...
US20080022312 Method and apparatus for displaying personal schedules on a television  
A method of displaying a user's personal schedule on a television set is provided. The method comprises receiving the user's personal schedule via a scheduling program residing on a personal...
US20080148317 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PRESENTATION OF PREFERRED PROGRAM SELECTIONS  
Preferred systems and methods are disclosed for navigating among a group or lists of programs, such as in a network terminal (such as a set top box) in a video program distribution system which...
US20080235733 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PERSONAL CONTENT ACCESS  
A method and system for integrated personal content access have been disclosed. The system includes a gateway which is able to communicate across devices, coordinating media content distribution...
US20050144636 Information distribution system, and information distribution method  
Information distribution systems and information distribution methods are provided. In an information distribution system, header files of contents in accordance with a preference of a user of a...
US20050039206 System and method for delivering and optimizing media programming in public spaces  
A system and corresponding methods for automating the execution, measurement, and optimization of in-store promotional digital media campaigns are provided. In one embodiment, a method in a...
US20080046930 Apparatus, Methods and Computer Program Products for Audience-Adaptive Control of Content Presentation  
Embodiments of the present invention provide apparatus, methods and/or computer program products for controlling presentation of content. In some method embodiments, a profile is stored for each...
US20060085818 Introducing new content items in a community-based recommendation system  
The invention relates to a method of operating with content items, generating of a user preference profile, and introducing new content items in a community-based recommendation system. A virtual...
US20100281506 PROGRAM SHORTCUTS  
Techniques are described that allow DVR users to create program shortcuts to different types of media content from content providers. A program shortcut comprises a reference to another media...