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US20130179925 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR NAVIGATING THROUGH RELATED CONTENT BASED ON A PROFILE ASSOCIATED WITH A USER  
Systems and methods for efficiently navigating through related content based on a profile associated with a user are provided. Content being displayed on the user equipment device from a first...
US20130268973 Sharing Television and Video Programming Through Social Networking  
In particular embodiments a social networking system may receive from an external system outside the social-networking system, a request comprising a user identifier associated with a user of the...
US20140020028 DYNAMIC HYPERLINKING APPROACH  
A method of returning target scenes from a user link request is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of: receiving a user link request on a user interface; comparing the received user link...
US20120180092 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION TO TELEVISION  
A system and method of displaying messages at a television is described. The method of displaying messages at a television includes: establishing communication over the Internet between a...
US20100299707 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR TRANSMITTING AND RECEIVING METADATA OF APPLICATION PROVIDING IPTV SERVICE  
A method and apparatus for receiving metadata regarding an application providing an internet protocol television (IPTV) service, in which a metadata request message for requesting metadata...
US20140351860 MEDIA SYNCHRONIZATION WITHIN HOME NETWORK USING SET-TOP BOX AS GATEWAY  
Techniques disclosed herein include systems and methods for transmitting TV program related content to IP connected devices on a home network, or other local area network. Users can watch...
US20110030003 METHOD AND A SYSTEM FOR DISTRIBUTING TV CONTENT OVER A NETWORK  
For allowing large numbers of users to receive targeted TV advertisements during advertisement breaks without requiring unicast content transmission a method is provided for distributing TV...
US20090265740 Media storefront for interactive media service device  
A storefront for accessing digital media and services is provided. The storefront is installed on an interactive media service device. The storefront displays a list of digital media and services...
US20140157304 BROADCAST TRANSITION CHANNEL  
A distribution system and reception apparatus, and methods thereof, are provided for broadcasting and receiving a plurality of first services from a plurality of different broadcast providers,...
US20130152135 NETWORK TV AND METHOD FOR OPERATING NETWORK TV  
Provided is a method of operating a network TV. The method includes: displaying a TV-only page of an application selected by a user input; transmitting to a mobile terminal a mobile-only page...
US20150189348 METHOD OF CONTROLLING DISPLAY DEVICE FOR PROVIDING CONTENT AND DISPLAY DEVICE PERFORMING THE SAME  
Provided are a display device for allowing a first user to use information about content played by a device of a second user, when the user selects content to be received and played via the...
US20110296464 CONTENT ALERT UPON AVAILABILITY FOR INTERNET-ENABLED TV  
Internet application use and execution in an IPTV system is separated from the television to eliminate the Internet application learning curve and at the same time preserve a viewing experience.
US20070261095 On the go video content distribution system  
An improved video distribution system for the “on the go” consumer, such as the business traveler or hurried leisure traveler. In one aspect, the invention provides a video distribution system...
US20150222957 System and Method for Transmitting a Services List to a Playback Device  
There is provided a system and method for dynamically transmitting a services list to a playback device. The system comprises a display device, a playback device, and a mediator server with a...
US20140208362 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MODIFYING ADVERTISEMENT RESPONSIVE TO EPG INFORMATION  
A system and method for utilizing data stored in an EPG database for modifying advertisement information. In this way, a service provider and/or an advertiser can transmit a single advertisement...
US20110321094 IPTV EPG LINKING BROADCAST CHANNELS TO INTERNET SOURCES OF SCHEDULED PROGRAMMING  
An EPG presented on an IPTV lists broadcast TV programming but when an entry on the EPG is selected, an Internet server, and not the TV broadcast source, is accessed and streams the listed...
US20120254919 METHOD FOR ACQUIRING PROGRAM CONTENT AND SET TOP BOX  
The present invention discloses a method for acquiring program content and a set top box. The method comprises: an STB acquiring a downloading address corresponding to predetermined program...
US20120102527 TV system generating three-dimensional parameters according to a classification of a three-dimensional TV program and method thereof  
After receiving an electronic program guide, generate three-dimensional parameters corresponding to a three-dimensional TV program listed on the electronic program guide according to the...
US20100325667 SYSTEM, SERVER AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION SERVICE RELATED TO BROADCAST CONTENT  
The present invention relates to a system and method for providing a supplementary information service related to broadcast content. The system for providing a supplementary information service...
US20050166228 Television receiver and system including the same  
A television receiver (100) acquires numerical quantity information which indicates the number of program-related information related to a television program from program list information acquired...
US20070089137 Television interface system  
A digital media interface system combines video information from two video information sources to form a combination video signal for display on a television display device. One of the video...
US20060005222 Television broadcast receiving apparatus, system and method having separate display area for displaying an enlarged portion of web page while simultaneously displaying web page at a predetermined aspect ratio  
A TV broadcast receiving apparatus has a display panel for displaying TV content at a predetermined aspect ratio. The apparatus also receives web content and displays the web content at the...
US20110296465 Making Televisions Connected and Collaborative  
A television interface unit (TVIU) allows users to use a client device to select content from internet for watching on a television and to control the presentation of the content on the...
US20110088065 Time Shifting Enhanced Television Triggers  
Enhanced television broadcasts including triggers with expires attributes may be utilized in a variety of situations where the expires attribute may adversely affect the utilization of the...
US20120210363 MULTIPLE DATABASE, USER-CHOICE-COMPILED PROGRAM AND EVENT GUIDE  
An electronic programming guide generator utilizes filters to select only programming filtered to display in an electronic programming guide display.
US20050066366 Receiving apparatus, method for displaying in conjunction with television program, and printing control method  
A television receiver 2 includes: a television picture generation unit 200 that receives at least one television program broadcast including a URL which indicates a server 3 where a content 301...
US20110013885 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING PROGRAM CRITERIA REPRESENTING AUDIO AND/OR VISUAL PROGRAMMING  
A system and method are disclosed for providing program criteria representing a plurality of audio and/or visual programs. A plurality of tokens are stored in a database of one or more computers,...
US20090228919 Media playlist management and viewing remote control  
According to this invention, a user may capture a media link on any PC and perform this capture function at any physical location, then save the media link in a playlist, and subsequently play the...
US20080098432 Metadata from image recognition  
A method of acquiring data associated with a television program consistent with certain embodiments involves acquiring information that identifies a currently playing television program; receiving...
US20120079539 INTERACTIVE COMPUTER SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING TELEVISION SCHEDULE INFORMATION  
The present invention provides systems and methods for providing television schedule and/or listing information to a viewer, and for allowing the viewer to link, search, select and interact with...
US20150020110 CONTEXTUAL COMMERCE FOR VIEWERS OF VIDEO PROGRAMMING  
An apparatus and method for enabling a viewer to watch television in the usual manner, while providing the viewer with an opportunity to indicate interest in products contextually associated with,...
US20090210909 Internet Media Via an Electronic Programming Guide  
A set top box includes a processor configured to provide an electronic programming guide to available television programming, and list content available from the Internet within the electronic...
US20100325655 Dynamic adjustment of electronic program guide displays based on viewer preferences for minimizing navigation in VOD program selection  
Items of video content offered for viewing on a video-on-demand (VOD) platform of a digital TV service provider are each assigned a respective title and hierarchical address corresponding to...
US20120216228 PROGRAM GUIDE INCLUDING ONLINE CHANNELS  
A method includes providing a programming guide including listings associated with a number of channels provided by a television service provider. The method may also include receiving, from a...
US20110209180 INTERACTIVE TELEVISION PROGRAM GUIDE SYSTEM THAT SERVES AS A PORTAL  
A system is provided in which an interactive television program guide application and non-program-guide applications are at least partially implemented on user television equipment. A program...
US20110023065 METHOD FOR PROVIDING A TELEVISION ELECTRONIC GUIDE  
A method and apparatus for providing a packet switched television guide such as an Electronic Program Guide or an Electronic Service Guide to a user. An Application Server receives and stores...
US20070006260 Method for providing interactive digital broadcasting service in mobile communication terminal  
Disclosed is a method for providing an interactive digital broadcasting service in a mobile communication terminal for receiving digital broadcasting. Digital broadcasting signals including URL...
US20110088064 Individual internet video link channel  
A system and method for establishing and provisioning a new Internet Video Link (IVL) category under user control and utilizing user requests for locating and including preferred video content....
US20050028206 Digital interactive delivery system for TV/multimedia/internet  
A computer software application for end-to-end management of the delivery of IP-configured integrated multimedia signals (e.g., TV, video, Website, etc.), on an interactive basis, to a subscriber...
US20120144426 DISPLAY APPARATUS AND CONTENTS SEARCHING METHOD  
A display apparatus includes a display unit which displays contents; and a integrated searching unit which displays a recommended search word related to current contents displayed on the display...
US20100037264 User managed internet links from TV  
A method of obtaining metadata associated with an element of television programming involves instructing an access device to generate and communicate a signal to a control device suitable for...
US20100071002 BROADCAST RECEIVER FOR DISPLAYING EXPLANATION OF TERMINOLOGY INCLUDED IN DIGITAL CAPTION AND METHOD FOR PROCESSING DIGITAL CAPTION USING THE SAME  
A broadcast receiver and a method for processing a digital caption using the same. A broadcast receiver receives a broadcast signal containing digital caption information, searches for an...
US20120144427 APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING INTERNET PROTOCOL TELEVISION SERVICE AND CONTENT SEARCHING METHOD USING THE SAME  
An apparatus for controlling an internet protocol television service and a content searching method, enabling a user to easily use EPG and to share contents with other users, are provided. An EPG...
US20100223640 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR COORDINATING INTERACTIVE AND PASSIVE ADVERTISEMENT AND MERCHANDISING OPPORTUNITIES  
Systems and methods for providing enhanced advertising and merchandising opportunities are described. Advertisements may be provided for passive programming such as television programs,...
US20050108751 TV remote control with display  
A remote control device for a TV has a display on which an electronic program guide (EPG) received from the TV can be displayed, so that the TV itself does not have to superimpose the EPG on the...
US20120278837 PRESENTING RELATED CONTENT DURING A PLACESHIFTING SESSION  
Systems and methods are provided for identifying instances of content available within a media distribution system that is related to a media program being streamed, presented, displayed, viewed,...
US20080244657 Method and system of retrieving prior broadcasted programming at a user device from a service provider  
A communication system 10 includes a network such as the Internet 50 or a telephone system 52. A user device 14 communicates with the network. A service provider 12 communicates with the user...
US20130036441 APPARATUS AND A METHOD FOR CONTENT RETRIEVAL FOR PRESENTATION IN A TELEVISION BROWSER ENVIRONMENT  
The invention concerns a method and an apparatus performing the method. In the method a change to a background download enabled state is detected at a mobile node. The mobile node retrieves at...
US20060107291 Promoted listings  
Promoted listings are defined in terms of priorities, which may be static, geographically dynamic, or demographically dynamic. The priorities are associated with program data that describes media...
US20050160468 Interactive discovery of display device characteristics  
A system and method for determining the characteristics of a device coupled to a client device are disclosed. A method, according to one embodiment, includes driving a display device with a first...

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