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US20060085828 Speeding up channel change  
A method and apparatus is described to reduce delay when changing channels in a television environment. The method may comprise receiving a plurality of television channels from a remote content...
US20120120323 AUDIO VIDEO DEVICE WITH EXTERNALLY BUNDLED TV TUNER  
A CE device is vended with a TV tuner module which may be provided in an envelope in the same shipping container along with instructions to the consumer to connect the tuner module to the CE...
US20050071882 Systems and method for adaptive scheduling and dynamic bandwidth resource allocation management in a digital broadband delivery system  
A technique for allocating bandwidth in a digital broadband delivery system (DBDS) using a bandwidth allocation manager to dynamically assign a content delivery mode to a plurality of digital...
US20120307161 IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS, ELECTRONIC APPARATUS, LIQUID CRYSTAL TV, LIQUID CRYSTAL MONITORING APPARATUS, IMAGE DISPLAY METHOD, DISPLAY CONTROL PROGRAM, AND COMPUTER-READABLE RECORDING MEDIUM  
An image display apparatus is provided for performing image display by dividing one frame period into a plurality of sub-frame periods, determining a gradation level of each of the sub-frame...
US20070165143 Methods and apparatus for implementing a receiver on a monolithic integrated circuit  
A monolithic integrated circuit includes a tuner and a SAW filter function. The tuner receives a radio frequency (RF) television signal that has a range of fundamental frequencies from 55 mega...
US20100225820 INTEGRATED ANALOG VIDEO RECEIVER  
An analog video receiver implemented in an integrated circuit device. The analog video receiver includes an amplifier to amplify an analog video signal having a desired carrier frequency, and a...
US20060037049 Code input initiated media delivery to an A/V telecommunication device  
A method of requesting media content on an A/V telecommunication device including a network connection, a telecommunications processor connected to the network connection a video processor...
US20110261268 Liquid crystal display and television receiver  
A liquid crystal display of the present invention contains a first panel and a second panel being stacked. Adjacent pairs of polarizers (A to C) disposed on the panels form crossed Nicols. When...
US20090153747 Pre-Processing of Descrambling Data to Reduce Channel-Change Time  
This invention discloses an apparatus and a method for receiving a plurality of encrypted digital video, audio and data that require an encryption key to decode before utilizing. Specifically the...
US20070126937 Methods and apparatus for implementing a receiver on a monolithic integrated circuit  
A monolithic integrated circuit includes a tuner and a SAW filter function. The tuner receives a radio frequency (RF) television signal that has a range of fundamental frequencies from 55 mega...
US20070229716 Methods and apparatus for implementing a receiver on a monolithic integrated circuit  
A monolithic integrated circuit includes a tuner and a SAW filter function. The tuner receives a radio frequency (RF) television signal that has a range of fundamental frequencies from 55 mega...
US20060242665 Interactive television program guide systems with initial channel tuning  
A system is provided based on user equipment such as a set-top box or computer with which an interactive television program guide is implemented. The system may gather information on the...
US20110109810 METHOD AN APPARATUS FOR FAST CHANNEL CHANGE USING A SCALABLE VIDEO CODING (SVC) STREAM  
There are provided methods and apparatus for fast channel change when changing the channel from a channel being viewed full screen to a channel being viewed in a secondary display window (e.g.,...
US20050105007 Interchangeable media input cartridge for home entertainment  
In one embodiment, a tuner cartridge has a tuner to demodulate video signals, a first bus connector to receive modulated signals and supply the modulated signals to the tuner, and a second bus...
US20080225167 METHOD FOR DISPLAYING VIDEO PICTURES  
A method of displaying video pictures, comprising: displaying a first video picture of a first standard; receiving at least one second video picture of a second standard which is different from...
US20110157476 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SAVING AND RECALLING STATE DATA FOR MEDIA AND HOME APPLIANCES  
A set of media playback and device settings data from each home appliance of a first set of home appliances is stored on a central server and/or sent to a remote control device upon initiation of...
US20110109801 Method and System for Television Channel Control  
Methods and systems are provided to switch television channels during a commercial break and automatically notify the viewer when the commercial on the original channel is over so that the user...
US20090310030 Using a Global Positioning System for Transmitter Identification in Mobile Television  
A mobile digital TV (DTV) comprises a DTV receiver, a processor, a Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver and a memory for storing a data base of transmitter frequencies and transmitter...
US20070250893 DIGITAL BROADCASTING RECEIVING APPARATUS  
Disclosed herein is a digital broadcasting receiving apparatus that can offer high-definition images with appropriate image quality correction by setting the quantity of image quality correction...
US20060170828 Integrated circuit for a mobile television receiver  
An integrated circuit for a mobile television receiver has a processing path for I/Q demodulation, a processing path for low IF demodulation, and a switch that determines which of the processing...
US20070022453 Broadcast receiver and method of interface thereof  
A broadcast receiver and method of an interface thereof are disclosed, by which data transmission is efficiently achieved between a host and a cable card through an extended channel. The present...
US20100002141 Method and apparatus for displaying channel information and selecting channel on digital television  
A method for displaying channel information on a digital TV. Channel information which can know the number of programs or program numbers received through a currently selected major channel is...
US20050028202 Apparatus and method for providing advertisements on digital TV  
Disclosed are an apparatus and method for providing advertisements on digital TV. The apparatus includes a system information processing unit for receiving system information data transmitted by a...
US20110149172 ACTIVE MATRIX SUBSTRATE, LIQUID CRYSTAL PANEL, LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY UNIT, LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY DEVICE, TELEVISION RECEIVER, AND ACTIVE MATRIX SUBSTRATE MANUFACTURING METHOD  
Each pixel region includes first and second pixel electrodes (17a, 17b) and first-third capacitor electrodes (67x-67z) each positioned on a layer where a data signal line (15) is positioned. One...
US20100323635 Apparatus and methods for minimizing phase interaction between multiple tuner solutions  
Embodiments of systems and methods for implementing multi-channel tuners are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.
US20070097272 Delay-less Channel Switching  
A method for enabling delay-less switching of TV channels in a mobile device is as follows. Memory space is allocated in a buffer memory to each of a user's favorite TV channels. Each allocated...
US20050168641 Broadcast transceiver and method of operating tuner thereof  
A method of operating a tuner of a broadcast transceiver having a first tuner and a second tuner adapted to tune both analog and digital broadcasts includes: arranging a broadcast transceiver to...
US20100315561 Robust mode staggercasting fast channel change  
A method and apparatus for staggercasting a plurality of content representative signals includes encoding a first and a corresponding second signal representing each of the plurality of content...
US20050240969 Antenna switching device and method thereof  
An antenna switch apparatus and a switching method thereof including an antenna-input for cable broadcasting and an antenna-input for terrestrial broadcasting and satellite broadcasting, always...
US20100033625 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MANAGING OUTPUT OF MEDIA INFORMATION  
A broadcast receiver and method of processing broadcast data therein are disclosed, by which an original audio of a broadcast program is controlled to be outputted according to user setup. The...
US20110078749 EMBEDDED WIRELESS ANTENNA FOR NETWORK TV  
A WiFi chipset is integrated into a TV chassis as are wireless audio-video signal antennas that feed the chipset and that are embedded in the display bezel. The TV processor causes signals from...
US20100149431 Active Inductor Circuits for Filtering in a Cable Tuner Circuit  
An integrated front-end filter for a tuner provides an array of from several to a multitude of passbands, each for passing at least one but less than all channels designated in a band of...
US20050102700 Automatic program restoration when a programming break ends  
A method of program restoration may include outputting a first stream of media information until a triggering event and outputting a second stream of media information after the triggering event....
US20070157235 Method and apparatus for reverting to a preferred program at the end of a commercial interruption  
The invention includes a method and apparatus for switching between programming streams in response to a programming change event. A first method may include receiving a first programming stream...
US20050157215 Method and apparatus for detecting an inactive channel selecting resource in a television converter  
Methods and Apparatuses are disclosed that allow a television converter device to determine when a channel selector in the device is inactive.
US20130050584 BACKLIGHT DEVICE AND DISPLAY APPARATUS  
According to one embodiment, a display apparatus includes a display panel, a first light source, a first light guide module, a second light guide module, and a first illuminating module. The first...
US20100201890 Television channel switching method and apparatus  
A broadcast data receiver apparatus and method of use thereof which reduces the perceived time that it takes to change channel by outputting the first I-frame from the newly selected channel as a...
US20100053458 Method and System for Network Enabled Remote Controls Using Physical Motion Detection Remote control Devices  
A network enabled remote control system uses controls that detect the physical movements of the remote control devices. The system comprises a primary remote control device and one or more...
US20090002570 Broadcast Receiving Apparatus and Broadcast Receiving Method  
According to one embodiment, in switching of a channel to a digital broadcasting tuner, when the switched channel is selected by any of a plurality of one-segment broadcasting tuners, an output of...
US20060146200 Ntsc signal detector  
An NTSC (National Television Systems Committee) co-channel interference detector includes at least a carrier tracking loop, peak detector and a D/U (Desired-to-Undesired) signal power ratio...
US20080018803 Fast Channel Change in Digital Video Broadcast Systems over Dsl Using Redundant Video Streams  
There are provided methods and apparatus for enabling a channel change in a Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) system. A channel change processing unit for enabling a channel change includes a...
US20100149430 Active Inductor Circuits for Filtering in a Cable Tuner Circuit  
An integrated front-end filter for a tuner provides an array of from several to a multitude of passbands, each for passing at least one but less than all channels designated in a band of...
US20100064317 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PLAYING BACK A PROGRAM  
This invention provides a method and apparatus for playing back a program, and the program is being broadcast. Firstly, receiving a request on the program being broadcast for playing back a...
US20130033648 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING DISPLAY OF INFORMATION ON A TELEVISION  
An apparatus for a television includes a first storage area to store a plurality of messages, a second storage area to store set-up information for messages, and a processor to perform control...
US20100077443 Electronic System and Method for Driving Electronic Device  
An electronic system and a method for driving an electronic device are disclosed. The method for driving the electronic device includes steps as follows. A storage medium is provided. The storage...
US20070019115 Television broadcasting receiver  
The invention provides a television broadcasting receiver provided with a plurality of tuners which allows a user to set whether or not power is supplied to the respective tuners. A setting screen...
US20060061688 Apparatus and method for switching channel of digital television  
An apparatus and method for switching a channel of a digital television is disclosed. The apparatus for switching a channel of the digital TV comprises a image processor for performing scaling of...
US20110013091 TUNER CONTROL METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR BROADCAST RECEPTION SYSTEM  
A method and apparatus for controlling tuners in a broadcast reception system processing broadcast data received in real time, such as digital set-top box and television, is provided to allow a...
US20070288961 CHANNEL SELECTION BASED ON PROGRAM CONTENT ATTRIBUTES  
Methods and apparatus determine program content attribute(s) of channels or programs received by an audio/video receiver. Program content attributes are determined by extracting attribute tagging...
US20130308062 High Dynamic Range Transceiver for Cognitive Radio  
Embodiments of cognitive radio technology can recover and utilize under-utilized portions of statically-allocated radio-frequency spectrum. A plurality of sensing methods can be employed....

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