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9041812 Automated authorization to access surveillance video based on pre-specified events  
Real-time access by a requestor to surveillance video is conditionally pre-authorized dependent on the existence of at least one pre-specified automatically detectable condition, and recorded in a...
9003453 System and method for sharing event information in a digital television system  
Disclosed herein are broadcast receivers and methods for sharing event information. At a sender end, event information for a broadcast is collected after receiving a command from the sender and a...
8988495 Image display apparatus, method for controlling the image display apparatus, and image display system  
A method for controlling an image display apparatus includes determining a type of a video signal included in an input signal, determining whether three-dimensional (3D) format information is...
8965182 Broadcast program recording overrun and underrun scheduling system  
A broadcast program recording overrun and underrun scheduling system provides a system for adjusting the start and end times of a broadcast program's recording schedule that has a start and end...
8955030 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...
8943531 Increasing pay-per-use credit associated with guest room in response to notification message tracking usage of service offered by hospitality establishment  
A hospitality establishment includes guest rooms having media devices installed therein. Each guest room has one or more in-room media devices for providing a pay-per-use media function. A media...
8931016 Program handoff between devices and program network offloading  
Methods, devices, and non-transitory storage mediums provide a program handoff between user devices. The program handoff permits a user to select a user device with which to resume a playing of...
8898708 Media distribution server that presents interactive media to digital devices  
A media distribution server presenting interactive media on digital devices, such as mobile devices, PCs, TVs, ebook readers, electronic tablets, etc. and receiving user response interactively....
8875191 Device for reproducing content and method thereof  
Provided are an electronic device and an operating method thereof. When a predetermined event occurs while contents are being output, a video and a sound of the contents are controlled to be...
8875195 Set top/back box, system and method for providing a remote control device  
A set top/back box and system and method for providing a remote control device are disclosed. In one embodiment, one or more wireless transceivers are located within a housing, which also...
8869215 Method and system for switching subscriber content  
Embodiments of the present invention provide that a content provider itself provide subscription content to a device of a second type, rather than to a device of a first type. For example, the...
8843970 Video distribution systems and methods for multiple users  
A video distribution system includes a local network interface operable to modulate video data to frequency blocks for communication via a local network. A first frequency block of the frequency...
8813136 Data on demand using a centralized data storage device  
Herein described is a system and a method of storing and distributing multimedia data selections to the tenants or occupants of a multi-unit building. The multi-unit building may comprise a hotel,...
8813138 Method of integrating content on guest device with hospitality media system, and hospitality media system thereof  
A hospitality media system includes a media system controller and a plurality of media devices located in a plurality of rooms and coupled to the media system controller. Each room has one or more...
8776120 Remote controller with multimedia content display and control method thereof  
Provided are a remote controller and a method of controlling the remote controller, wherein the remote controller is operable to be in one of a first operating mode or a second operating mode, and...
8776145 In-transit electronic media with location-based content  
Exemplary methods, systems and components are implemented on a multipassenger transit vehicle to provide passenger access to a pre-assigned interactive electronic media device associated with a...
8763025 Increasing pay-per-use media credit associated with guest room in response to notification message tracking usage of service offered by hospitality establishment  
A hospitality establishment includes guest rooms having media devices installed therein. Each guest room has one or more in-room media devices for providing a pay-per-use media function. A media...
8701144 Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data in digital broadcasting system  
A digital broadcasting system and a method for processing data in the same are disclosed. A method for controlling a digital television (DTV) located in one independent space among a plurality of...
8700730 Aggregated audio/video crossbar connections  
Disparate devices in an audio/video ecosystem may be connected and managed by having multiple crossbar connections at nodes in a node and leaf network. The leaves of the network may be various...
8689265 Multimedia mobile personalization system  
A multimedia mobile personalization system provides a remote control that detects a user's electronic tag, e.g. an RFID tag. The remote control notifies a multimedia device of the user's identity....
8683509 Multimedia content distribution management  
A method of managing distribution of multimedia content is disclosed. The method includes receiving multimedia content from a communications network at a communications gateway associated with a...
8677426 System and method for internet protocol television network status notifications  
A method of running a network status module in a set-top box device is disclosed. A loss of a portion of a signal in an Internet Protocol television network is detected. When interference of the...
8677423 Digital residential entertainment system  
A digital residential entertainment system is disclosed recording video data of an event. The apparatuses include a processor communicating with memory. The memory stores video data of the event...
8621530 Method and system for controlling user devices in an aggregated content distribution system  
A method and system for controlling a group of user receiving devices includes a local headend in communication with the group of user receiving devices through a local network. A management...
8607280 Resource and capability borrowing  
Systems and techniques for sharing the capabilities of consumer electronic devices. In one aspect, a method includes receiving a task involving audio/video content from a user, identifying which...
8601508 System for presenting an electronic programming guide in a satellite communication system  
A system for presenting an electronic programming guide in a satellite communication system is disclosed. A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a...
8601519 Digital residential entertainment system  
The present invention is a comprehensive digital residential entertainment system. A system includes a data switch, a mass storage device, a tuner and a demodulator. The data switch has a...
8589988 Method for swapping sink device and apparatus for providing contents using the same  
A method for converting a sink device and an apparatus for providing a content using the same are provided. The method for converting the sink device includes receiving a sink device conversion...
8566883 Method of controlling media devices of a hospitality establishment to associate credit with guest room for use toward pay-per-use media function, and system and controller thereof  
A hospitality establishment includes guest rooms having media devices installed therein. Each guest room has one or more in-room media devices for providing a pay-per-use media function. A media...
8434111 Controller for providing user-tailored entertainment experience at entertainment device and method thereof  
A controller of an entertainment device includes a network connection for coupling the controller to a user-profile server via a network. The controller configured for determining a user...
8370879 Connection interface for personal electronic devices with a television  
A connection interface allows individuals (such as guests at a lodging facility) to use portable personal electronic devices (such as laptop computers, digital audio players, and digital...
8253865 Audio/video entertainment system and method  
The preferred embodiment of the present invention provides a system and method for programming and/or charging one or more audio/video devices such that the audio/video devices will be programmed...
8245258 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...
8185927 Video transmission system based on location data and methods for use therewith  
A video transmission system includes a transceiver module that receives location data from a remote device and that transmits a video signal to the remote device. A network module receives a video...
8130403 Printer for communicating commands with host device and method of controlling said printer  
Provided is a printer which receives inquiry information relating to the print setting sent from a host device, sends to the host device reply information based on its characteristic information...
8025562 Gaming device methods and apparatus employing audio/video programming outcome presentation  
In a first aspect, a method (e.g., of operating a gaming device) is provided. The method includes the steps of (i) receiving audio/video content; (ii) associating a plurality of sets of outcome...
7895630 System and method for content delivery to lodging entertainment systems  
Entertainment content is delivered in an encrypted digital format from a home base via satellite to individual lodging properties (sites) having an in-room entertainment system. Each digital file...
7849486 Networked subscriber television distribution  
A master device interactively distributes a television signal to a remote device for remote display with low latency between a user input and a television signal change.
7774816 Conflict manager for a video recorder  
The present invention is directed to a conflict manager for a personal video recorder. An embodiment of the present invention includes a set-top box having an internal hard drive or other storage...
7690022 Video distribution system for digital and analog subscribers  
A cable distribution system with distributed architecture that can accommodate both digital and analog subscribers. Each home has at least one Room Interface Unit (RIU), one for each television....
7685623 Audio/video signal distribution system  
The invention concerns an audio/video signal distribution system, comprising audio/video signal sources (MGT, DVD, C, HIFI) and audio/video signal receivers (TV1, TV2, TV3, TV4), and a central...
7640565 Ever-decreasing network QOS requirements for stored video streaming in a mobile wireless interworking environment  
A method for downloading and displaying a video program using a mobile terminal that includes a first radio access network having a first data transfer rate and a second radio access network...
7525975 System and method for integrated audio stream manager  
A multimedia telecommunications system including an integrated audio stream manager (102) in association with the digital personal video stream manager. Such an integrated audio stream manager...
7177638 Aircraft in-flight entertainment system including digital radio service and associated methods  
An aircraft in-flight entertainment (IFE) system includes a headend unit, and a plurality of seat electronic boxes (SEBs) spaced throughout the aircraft. The headend unit includes a digital...
7162730 Information communication systems  
A system for distributing electronic information signals throughout a structure, particularly a residential dwelling, is disclosed. The system adapts a plurality of electronic information signals...
RE39376 System for accessing amenities through a public telephone network  
An amenity accessing system is provided that includes an access telephone (10) with a plurality of access keys. The telephone includes a line powered card reader (62) that interfaces with a CPU...
7036140 Capacity scaling and functional element redistribution within an in-building coax cable internet access system  
A set of system configurations adapted to provide data communications to and from a set of client modems connected to one or more central modems through a tree and branch network such as exists in...
7007297 Fiber-optic access network utilizing CATV technology in an efficient manner  
A system is provided for combining conventional HFC plants with fiber-optic access systems (e.g., fiber-to-the-home or fiber-to-the-curb) that share a head-end and other equipment. A robust...
6988276 In-house TV to TV channel peeking  
A method and apparatus for providing peer-to-peer communications between televisions wherein a query request is sent from any of the televisions to any other of the televisions. The query request...
6978474 Media interface device  
A Residential Gateway (RG) for distributing video, data and telephone services to multiple devices within a residence is disclosed. The RG receives signals from a telecommunications network,...

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