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7958248 Information providing system, information processing apparatus and method, and information providing apparatus and method  
The present invention relates to an information providing system, information processing apparatus and method, and information providing apparatus and method, adapted to suppress broadcast...
7950041 Broadcasting for browsing the web  
A broadcast system includes a transmitting unit configured for: receiving a web page as input; converting the web page into video image data; and providing a link to the video image data on a...
7949341 Method and system for mobile receiver antenna architecture for world band cellular and broadcasting services  
A method for an antenna architecture that handles World band cellular and broadcast channels may be provided. The method may comprise receiving at a first radio frequency integrated circuit (RFIC)...
7937382 Triggers for time-shifted content playback  
In accordance with one or more aspects, a trigger corresponding to media content is retrieved from a storage device. The trigger includes a time-shift parameter identifying how much playback of...
7926082 Television receiver and method for counting the number of accesses from the receiver  
A name and a URL of a specific link destination are stored in a specific link destination information storing section. A microcomputer changes a process to be performed on a link destination...
7924395 Method and system for delivering digital cinema content concurrently to both a retail exhibitor and remote theater  
A method for delivering digital cinema concurrently to a retail exhibitor and a remote theater that includes forming a digital cinema right-to-distribute contract between a content owner and a...
7925202 Portable communication device for an advanced display  
A portable communication device equipped with a screen and a random access memory. The device receives a data stream through a radio link for automatically displaying information from the data...
7916717 Automated gateway routing, incoming and outgoing  
A method and system for establishing a videoconference between a first network endpoint and a second network endpoint. The method and system including, inputting a plurality of numbers into the...
7913280 System and method for creating and managing custom media channels  
A system and method for creating and managing custom media channels within an Interactive Digital Program Guide (IDPG) of a device having a set-top box function associated with a cable or...
7912787 Information processing apparatus and license distribution system  
There are provided an information processing apparatus and a license distribution system including the information processing apparatus in which the reproduction or duplication of a content can be...
7908630 Method and apparatus for internet co-browsing over cable television and controlled through computer telephony  
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,...
7908618 System and method for monitoring and recovering the state of user participation in interactive broadcasts  
A system and method for managing interactive program and commercial content is disclosed. The system includes an interactive enabling device for receiving a broadcast stream containing interactive...
7900225 Association of ads with tagged audiovisual content  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for presenting advertisements. In one aspect, audiovisual content is presented to a user. An indicator is presented together...
7895351 Information recording/reproducing system, information recording/reproducing apparatus and information recording/reproducing method  
An information recording/reproducing system has a data storage device that stores a data stream with a predetermined data format and an information recording/reproducing apparatus, which is...
7895633 Method and apparatus for secure transfer and playback of multimedia content  
A method and apparatus for secure transfer and playback of multimedia content enables the secure transfer of multimedia content from a digital video recorder (DVR) to a personal computer (PC) and...
7895628 Terminating enhanced television broadcasts  
An enhanced television broadcast system may enable the transmission and reception of a real-time event when a new program is about to begin. The real-time event may control access to enhancements...
7894799 System and method for selectively receiving digital multimedia broadcasting (DMB) data broadcast  
A method and system includes a terminal having a function of receiving a DMB data broadcast, a service network information (SNI) application management server that transmits SNI to the mobile...
7886328 Protocol and system for broadcasting audiovisual programs from a server  
The invention concerns a protocol for broadcasting to a terminal (T) audio-visual materials (PG) from an audio-visual server, comprising a signalling source (SS) and an audio-visual source (SAV)....
RE42103 Apparatus and method of automatically accessing on-line services in response to broadcast of on-line addresses  
A m Methods and apparatus is systems are provided for connecting a directing computers to communicate with a data service using electronic addresses in sync with an corresponding to audio/ or...
7882533 Digital television application protocol for interactive television  
A common communication language that can address all the applications running in a multitude of set top boxes (STBs) or client devices and application servers. The present invention, DATP protocol...
7873979 Method and apparatus for javaTV xlets for analog broadcast channels  
One embodiment of the invention provides a method for receiving Java xlets including receiving an analog service identifier and utilizing the analog service identifier to perform a lookup into a...
7873703 Method and apparatus for broadcasting information  
A method of transmitting a web object over a broadcast standard channel to a remote mobile device, the method comprising the steps of accessing one or more web objects from a web server, wherein...
7870592 Method for interactive video content programming  
The present invention is directed to a system and method for interacting with video by displaying one or more interface links associated with video content being displayed, pausing the video...
7865927 Enhancing media system metadata  
Systems and methods for providing enhanced metadata to a user. Systems and methods can include extraction of data from metadata and searching for related metadata based upon the the extracted data.
7865915 Content discovery and differential advertising in video distribution networks  
A method and apparatus for monitoring use patterns or services available information in video distribution networks. A network termination unit receives the video content through a port,...
7861264 Television receiver and system including the same  
A television receiver (1) acquires numerical quantity information from program list information acquired from a television signal or the like, the acquired numerical quantity indicates the number...
7861275 Multicast data services and broadcast signal markup stream for interactive broadcast systems  
A system and method for producing and receiving interactive broadcasting having a broadcast signal with a hypermedia channel and a logical multicast data channel. The logical multicast data...
7853878 System and method for the control of image processing and storing devices  
A method is provided for controlling an image storing system comprising an external storage device including a plurality of storage processors, and an image processing apparatus connected with the...
7849226 Television with set top internet terminal with user interface wherein auxiliary content is received that is associated with current television programming  
A viewer of television programming is alerted to the availability of content related to the programming (e.g. an associated Internet web page) by an icon momentarily displayed on the screen. Using...
7840987 Television messaging vocal response generation  
In a messaging system adapted to operate in a television environment, the invention teaches a method and apparatus for allowing a user to enter textual outgoing message, which is translated to...
7836184 Method for managing the allocation of resources to channel swarms in a peer-to-peer network  
A method for managing the allocation of resources to channel swarms in a peer-to-peer (P2P) network. The method is based on a distributed algorithm in which resource-nodes occasionally join and...
7836480 Signal processing apparatus and methods  
A unified system of programming communication. The system encompasses the prior art (television, radio, broadcast hardcopy, computer communications, etc.) and new user specific mass media. Within...
7836507 Contents transmitter apparatus, contents receiver apparatus and contents transmitting method  
For achieving the protection of copyright, by suppressing illegal copy production thereof, in particular, when transmitting contents with using a wired or wireless LAN, as well as, for preventing...
7827589 Backup communication modes  
Systems and methods for implementing a communication mode for a communication terminal are provided. An embodiment of a method for implementing a communication mode includes receiving a first type...
7827583 Web television having a two-way communication bus interconnecting a television controller and an internet module  
A web television includes a display, a tuner, an internet module, and a PIP module. The tuner is arranged to select television video for display on the display and to select television audio for...
7823181 Web television having a two-way communication bus interconnecting a television controller and an internet module  
A web television includes a display, a tuner, an internet module, and a PIP module. The tuner is arranged to select television video for display on the display and to select television audio for...
7818773 Audio and video transmission and receiving system  
A system of distributing video and/or audio information employs digital signal processing to achieve high rates of data compression. The compressed and encoded audio and/or video information is...
7818776 Signal processing apparatus and methods  
A unified system of programming communication. The system encompasses the prior art (television, radio, broadcast hardcopy, computer communications, etc.) and new user specific mass media. Within...
7814526 Signal processing apparatus and methods  
A unified system of programming communication. The system encompasses the prior art (television, radio, broadcast hardcopy, computer communications, etc.) and new user specific mass media. Within...
7805748 Signal processing apparatus and methods  
A unified system of programming communication. The system encompasses the prior art (television, radio, broadcast hardcopy, computer communications, etc.) and new user specific mass media. Within...
7797700 Method of executing concurrent tasks by a subsystem managed by a central processor  
Systems and methods are provided for processing different concurrent tasks by a subsystem managed by a central processor. Each tasks is comprised of successive messages including a first message,...
7792094 System and method to provide services from a communication network to a media-delivery network via a host device connected to the media-delivery network  
The present invention relates to a system and method for integrating telecommunications and cable networks for the purpose of providing telephone services to a cable host device over a cable...
7793327 Terminal device and method for using different services offered via a telecommunications network  
A terminal device for using different services offered via a telecommunications network includes at lest one receiving device for image and sound information, at least one transmitting device for...
7787749 System and method for voice portal control of an integrated communications center  
A system for voice portal-based control of a digital personal video stream manager (102), for example, to program a video recording device (114). Such a system includes a DPVSM control module...
7779181 Disk driver cluster management of time shift buffer with file allocation table structure  
A file allocation system for a hard disk drive includes a memory with driver logic and a processor configured with the driver logic to receive a request to allocate hard disk space of a defined...
7774819 System for managing, converting, and transmitting video content for uploading online to a digital TV services provider system  
A video-on-demand (VOD) content delivery system has a VOD Application Server which manages a database of templates ordered in a hierarchy for presentation of video content elements of different...
7769925 Disk driver cluster management of time shift buffer with file allocation table structure  
A file allocation system for a hard disk drive includes a memory with driver logic and a processor configured with the driver logic to receive a request to allocate hard disk space of a defined...
7747853 IP delivery of secure digital content  
According to one embodiment, a digital stream, inclusive of an Internet Protocol (IP) datagram, is transmitted to a digital device. IP datagram comprises an IP header and a body segmented...
7739713 Viewer selection of programs to be subsequently delivered  
Television users may record abstracts of programs that they desire and program providers may access the recorded program abstracts from time to time so as to provide the program content that...
7734150 Information recording device having dubbing function  
An information recording device according to the present invention includes an HDD 5, a DVD 6 and a VCR 7. During transferring and recording information from DVD 6 onto VCR 7, a transfer control...