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US20100319014 Multimedia Mobile Personalization System  
A multimedia mobile personalization system allows a user to record and play multimedia content on a set top box at a location other than his home using the user's preferences from his home DVR.
US20150172760 Multi-User Support for Set Top Boxes and Game Consoles  
Systems and techniques are described for multi-user support on set top boxes and game consoles. A described technique includes executing a hypervisor that monitors a plurality of virtual machines...
US20120054804 System and Method of Scheduling an Event Related to an Advertisement  
A method includes transmitting media content to a set-top box. The media content includes an advertisement having a selectable reminder indicator related to an event. The method further includes...
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...
US20110171941 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR GENERATING AUDIBLE REMINDERS ON MOBILE USER EQUIPMENT  
A mobile user equipment may provide audible reminders for a user identified video. A user may set a triggering event for a video. Upon detecting the triggering event, an audible reminder for the...
US20100311399 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR GENERATING AUDIBLE REMINDERS ON MOBILE USER EQUIPMENT  
A mobile user equipment may provide audible reminders for a user identified video. A user may set a triggering event for a video. Upon detecting the triggering event, an audible reminder for the...
US20080066113 Measurement of video quality at customer premises  
A video signal is provided to a set top box. An instruction to record a specified portion of the video signal, thereby creating a video sample, is provided to the set top box. The video sample is...
US20110191795 Highlights of Premium Multimedia Content  
One embodiment may take the form of method for providing highlights of multimedia content that may be of interest to a user of a television system. The interest of a particular user of the...
US20070079335 Generating an alert signal for use with digital video recorders  
The description herein describes generating an alert signal for use with digital video recorders. In a described implementation, a method for generating an alert includes receiving a first...
US20140282741 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RESOLVING SCHEDULING CONFLICTS IN MULTI-TUNER DEVICES AND SYSTEMS  
A system and method for resolving scheduling conflicts in multi-tuner devices. A multi-tuner device generates an interactive graphical display representing a current schedule for tuner usage. A...
US20150089545 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SETTING A TIMER VIA AN INTERACTIVE TRIGGER  
Systems and methods may provide for setting a timer via an interactive trigger. The interactive trigger may be combined with a video stream and detected when the video stream is to be displayed....
US20150143430 SYSTEMS AND METHODS TO PERFORM ACTIONS UPON CONTENT ITEMS ASSOCIATED WITH MULTIPLE SERIES SUBSCRIPTIONS  
A method includes performing, at a media recorder device, a comparison of a user defined criterion to information descriptive of content items associated with a set of series subscriptions. The...
US20130014181 SCHEDULING CONTENT TO BE RENDERED  
A method and network connected rendering apparatus (130) are described. The network connected rendering apparatus (130) receives a command to play a content item and/or the content item to be...
US20150113569 Reservation System for Watching Online Video  
A reservation system for watching online video is used in wireless communication equipment to watch online video via network. The reservation system contains: at least one network server linking...
US20110202963 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DISPLAYING BRANDED VIDEO TAGS  
A method and apparatus for displaying branded video tags. An advertiser provides additional content associated with broadcast advertising content to a service provider that downloads the...
US20110016492 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR FORWARDING MEDIA ASSET EVENTS  
Systems and methods are provided for forwarding media asset events. A media asset event may be scheduled on a first device for a particular time. At the particular time, the first device may...
US20150095954 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CREATING AGGREGATIONS OF EPISODES OF SERIES PROGRAMMING IN ORDER  
A viewer of an episode of a series such as a television series may wish to access episodes of the series that the viewer missed when they were originally broadcast. Interactive applications may...
US20140089987 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CREATING AGGREGATIONS OF EPISODES OF SERIES PROGRAMMING IN ORDER  
A viewer of an episode of a series such as a television series may wish to access episodes of the series that the viewer missed when they were originally broadcast. Interactive applications may...
US20110247040 MOBILE TV PROGRAM MANAGEMENT METHOD AND SYSTEM  
A mobile TV program management method and system are provided in the present invention, wherein the method is implemented based on a mobile phone and a program reservation server, and the...
US20070186263 Analog broadcasting receiving device and DVD recorder having the same  
An analog broadcasting receiving device includes a receiving portion for receiving a television broadcasting wave, an EPG extracting portion for extracting EPG data from VBI of the television...
US20130326562 Notification of Upcoming Media Content of Interest  
A method includes receiving search criteria from a media device associated with a user account. The method includes performing a first search of media content information. The method includes in...
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...
US20100154006 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR A REMOTE ALARM  
Systems and methods of issuing a reminder from a remote control are disclosed. In at least one embodiment, an exemplary embodiment has a remote control and a set top box (STB). In at least one...
US20150113570 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PERSONALIZED TV  
A Personal TV System receives a plurality of video segments constituting a TV program and information describing each segment, and controls the display of the segments to a viewer in accordance...
US20070300262 Method of managing storage of broadcast program and television receiver using the same  
A method of managing the storage of a broadcast program in a television receiver having a personal video recorder enables a more efficient use of the storage capacity of a personal video recorder...
US20130227615 USER DEFINED RULES FOR ASSIGNING DESTINATIONS OF CONTENT  
A media guidance application is provided by which users can define rules for assigning user equipment devices as destinations for media content. For example, a user may define a rule by which...
US20070300263 Method and apparatus for advertisement placement in a user dialog on a set-top box  
Methods and apparatuses for presenting targeted advertisements to DVR users are described. After a DVR has finished playing a recorded television program, or in response to other specified events,...
US20150058873 CUSTOMIZED CONTENT CALENDAR  
A customized content calendar may include reminders or invitations to access particular media content, where the reminders or invitations may be pushed to the content calendar based on...
US20090288117 BROADCASTING RECEIVING APPARATUS  
When a user is viewing a preview program, a preview program information extractor extracts preview program information from program information outputted from a receiver. The preview program...
US20050160458 Interactive television system with custom video-on-demand menus based on personal profiles  
An interactive television system is provided in which a user can use an interactive television application to access and request media-on-demand programming. The interactive television application...
US20070107015 Video contents display system, video contents display method, and program for the same  
A video contents display system has a contents information display section that allows pieces of contents information on a plurality of recorded video contents to be displayed along a time axis on...
US20130125153 MEDIA CONTENT DELIVERY  
A server can receive information identifying media content to be offered to users at a discount or at a particular time of release. The offer can also include information identifying a minimum...
US20150181300 MEDIA CONTENT BOOKMARKING  
Systems and methods that enable satellite television subscribers to bookmark and annotate sections of recorded media content, and also to share and access bookmarks with and created by others.
US20070250844 Video Program Offer Generator  
A procedure determines that program guide data in a program guide database has been updated. The procedure continues by retrieving data from the program guide database associated with at least...
US20070162936 INTERACTIVE MAIN MENU GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
In one of many possible examples, a system includes a media content processing subsystem configured to display an interactive main menu graphical user interface having at least a first viewing...
US20110179453 METHODS AND TECHNIQUES FOR ADAPTIVE SEARCH  
A user may establish a reservation for content that is not currently available to the user via a group of sources, including broadcast, streaming, and/or download sources. For example the a user...
US20090119715 ALTERNATE SOURCE CONFLICT RESOLUTION  
A system and methods for acquiring scheduled television programs with coinciding program times. One method includes initially identifying that a conflict exists to acquire the scheduled television...
US20080066112 METHOD FOR IMPLEMENTING ON-DEMAND PVR PEER-TO-PEER MEDIA SHARING WITH CONTENT RESTRAINT  
On-demand personal video recorder (PVR) peer-to-peer media sharing with content restraint is enabled with location and subscription protection. PVRs are enabled to share shows with other PVRs in a...
US20090019495 Reservation system of television program guide using internet and reservation method thereof  
A television program reservation method is provided for allowing a user to reserve programs at a website and down-load reservation information within a set-top box through Internet such that the...
US20110185388 APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR PRIORITIZING CONTENT RECEPTION IN A DIGITAL VIDEO RECORDER  
Various embodiments described herein provide techniques for prioritizing content reception by a DVR. A DVR identifies a resource conflict between a use of a television receiving resource to...
US20080092191 DYNAMIC PROGRAM REBROADCAST  
A method of negotiating the rebroadcast of a desired program, comprising: determining that a desired program is available for rebroadcast; selecting a specific rebroadcast time; communicating the...
US20090064234 PROGRAM RESERVATION APPARATUS AND PROGRAM RESERVATION METHOD  
According to one embodiment a program reservation apparatus is provided with an acquiring unit for acquiring program information, a program listing producing unit for producing an electronic...
US20110214149 TELEPHONE ORDERING OF TELEVISION SHOWS  
A method and system for controlling the digital consumption of media and information such as the recording of television programs, real world, or electronic merchandise from a plurality of a...
US20120110621 Social Aspects of Media Guides  
A computer-implemented method, including receiving, at a computing device, a request from a user to display descriptors of media programming content for a time period; identifying people...
US20080046909 BROADCAST CONTENT PREVIEW NOTIFICATION IN WIRELESS COMMUNICATION NETWORKS  
A method in a system (100) including wireless network entity and a wireless terminal having a broadcast receiver for receiving broadcast content. The wireless network entity is, for example, a...
US20050144644 Broadcast receiving device and display method for broadcast receiving device  
A broadcast receiving device has a receiving unit which receives and modulates broadcast signals and outputs encoded signals, an acquiring unit which acquires program information relating to the...
US20140282742 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR REQUESTING ELECTRONIC PROGRAMMING CONTENT THROUGH INTERNET CONTENT OR ADVERTISING  
Systems and methods are disclosed for enabling Internet users to schedule recordings of electronic programming content. One method includes displaying on a web page, over the Internet, a user...
US20080184314 Schedule-table presenting apparatus and schedule-table presenting method  
A schedule-table presenting apparatus including: a schedule acquisition section configured to acquire a schedule including the broadcasting start time and a descriptive text describing each of the...
US20070050818 Remote DVR manager  
A system and method for programming a digital video recorder (DVR) over a scheduling network. Program schedule information is provided to a user of a DVR via the scheduling network. A program...
US20110154408 Extended Television Reminders  
Extended television (TV) reminders enable a user to add a reminder about a TV program or other content in a communication network, a reminder that can be connected to either an event from the EPG...

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