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US20120288260 TV PROGRAM DATABASE  
Before a programming guide is created, a unique code is assigned to each TV program that can be identified in the programming guide. Prior to the creation of the programming guide, a viewer...
US20110135278 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING INTERACTIVE CONTENT DURING WRITING AND PRODUCTION OF A MEDIA ASSET  
Systems and methods for providing interactive content during writing and production of a media asset are provided. A script of a media asset that includes natural language textual annotations that...
US20120076473 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING A SCAN  
Systems and methods for a video scan are provided. The scan may be dynamically interactive and a function of characteristics of the programs in the scan (e.g., commercial breaks or the end of a...
US20150131975 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING REMOTE ACCESS TO INTERACTIVE MEDIA GUIDANCE APPLICATIONS  
Methods and systems for remotely accessing user equipment implementing an interactive media guidance application are provided. In particular, a method includes the steps of receiving user...
US20130114940 PRESENTING LINEAR AND NONLINEAR CONTENT VIA DVR  
Embodiments related to the presentation of linear content and non-linear content in an integrated user experience are disclosed. One embodiment provides a method of identifying linear content and...
US20110067048 CUSTOMIZING DVR FUNCTIONALITY  
Techniques described herein enable parents to establish a child-protective “kids zone” on a DVR. According to one technique, a DVR receives, from a parent, identities of content items that the...
US20070058924 Systems and methods for networking digital video recorders  
A digital video recording system is provided that comprises a plurality of digital video recorders in communication with a digital video recorder proxy system. Each of the plurality of digital...
US20120294592 Television Viewer Interface System  
A television viewer interface system provides a viewer interface that allows the viewer to access different functions of a system. A highlight bar is responsive to the user's commands and is used...
US20110064387 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATED NETWORK SEARCH AND COMPANION DISPLAY OF RESULTS RELATING TO AUDIO-VIDEO METADATA  
Embodiments disclosed herein include systems and methods which allow consumers of audio-visual content (such as movies and television programs) to obtain dynamic additional content about programs...
US20110150432 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR REMOTELY CONTROLLING A MEDIA SERVER VIA A NETWORK  
Systems and methods are described for remotely controlling a personal or digital video recorder (PVR/DVR), a set top box (STB), a placeshifting device, or any other media server. A communications...
US20070201823 Broadcast program recorder, method of displaying status thereof, and method of managing the broadcast program recorder  
Provided are a broadcast program recorder, a method of displaying a status of the broadcast program recorder, and a method of managing the broadcast program recorder by checking a remaining...
US20060215990 Multi-user PVR  
A multi-user video recorded which provides filtering of the recorded program and/or electronic program guide on a user-by-user basis. Users can be prevented from seeing specified channels,...
US20130117770 SERVER OPERATIONAL EXPENSES COLLECTING METHOD, AND APPARATUS THEREFOR  
Disclosed are server operational expenses collecting method and apparatus for a server which transmits via the Internet an electronic program guide to a terminal apparatus operated by a user. The...
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,...
US20080285959 Portable reception device  
A portable reception device that is portably designed, and that receives television broadcast and feeds the received video information to a monitor so that video is viewed from outside, the...
US20110135284 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SELECTIVE ARCHIVAL OF MEDIA CONTENT  
Described herein are techniques for selective archival of media content. A first entertainment device stores a plurality of media content files on a first storage medium. The first entertainment...
US20070201822 Recommended Program Extracting Apparatus And Recommended Program Extracting Method  
A recommended program extracting apparatus that finds a number of a program(s) for each component (such as DRAMA or VARIETY) of the genre, the program(s) being included in the record history...
US20150003814 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR VISUALIZING STORAGE AVAILABILITY OF A DVR  
Systems and methods for visualizing storage availability are provided. Storage usage activity on a recording device is analyzed and used to determine storage availability over time. Change in...
US20120230655 Content Access  
Techniques are described to provide content access. In an implementation, a determination is made at a client that a high-definition channel has content that matches content provided by a...
US20150098695 Program Managing System, Program Recorder and Program Managing Method  
In accordance with an embodiment, there is provided a program managing system for recording programs broadcasted through a plurality of channels over a predetermined term, and providing a...
US20100043030 RECORDATION OF PROGRAM SERIES  
Methods, systems and computer-readable media to provide recordation of program series are disclosed. A method of recording programs includes obtaining a record type indication related to a program...
US20100284671 Method and system for reconfiguring a selection system based on layers of categories descriptive of recordable events  
A method and system for selection of recordable events from among a set of recordable events, based on categories and sub-categories, that cumulatively describe a substantial portion of the entire...
US20080152315 Alternative Program Source Avoids Dvr Scheduling Conflict  
A method is proposed to enable to automatically record a plurality of content programs that are listed for being broadcast. The method identifies alternative sources for supply of a specific one...
US20090285549 Favorite program extracting device and method  
Provided is a technology for recording the information of contents recorded in a recording medium, when the reproduction of the contents is instructed by a user, thereby to extract a favorite...
US20070122110 Receiver provided with electronic program guide  
The present invention provides a receiver provided with an electronic program guide in a program configuration with other programs inserted in the middle thereof, which easily transmits a...
US20080107392 Digital video recorder (DVR) scheduling  
Provided are a method and a system for recording a video broadcast using a video recording device. A scheduling update is obtained for the video broadcast over a network. A recording schedule is...
US20130279887 CLIENT-SERVER BASED INTERACTIVE GUIDE WITH SERVER RECORDING  
An interactive television program guide system is provided. An interactive television program guide provides users with an opportunity to select programs for recording on a remote media server....
US20140064709 PROGRAM SHORTCUTS  
Techniques are described that allow DVR users to create program shortcuts to different types of media content from content providers. A program shortcut comprises a reference to another media...
US20120093488 CLIENT-SERVER BASED INTERACTIVE TELEVISION GUIDE WITH SERVER RECORDING  
An interactive television program guide system is provided. An interactive television program guide provides users with an opportunity to select programs for recording on a remote media server....
US20120148217 CLIENT-SERVER ELECTRONIC PROGRAM GUIDE  
A client-server interactive television program guide system is provided. An interactive television program guide client is implemented on user television equipment. The interactive television...
US20140294365 Method and System for Delivery of Content Over Communication Networks  
Computer-implemented systems and methods for determining second content which was not selected by the user but which is related to first content which was selected by the user. For example, a...
US20050141870 Apparatus for receiving broadcast signals and method of receiving broadcast signals  
The EPG data about the broadcast program that a user is enjoying is acquired from an EPG server via the Internet. A record format for the type of the program is prepared on the basis of the EPG...
US20150208130 PROGRAM RECORDING METHOD, PROGRAM RECORDING DEVICE, DESTINATION SETTING METHOD, AND DESTINATION SETTING DEVICE  
A destination setting unit (901) receives setting of a destination by the user when a route from a present position to the destination is guided. A user specifying unit (902) judges whether the...
US20110158610 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SEARCHING MEDIA CONTENT  
Systems and methods are described for searching media files using a set-top box (STB), a television receiver, digital video recorder (DVR), placeshifting device or other media device, or any type...
US20140233922 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR STORING BROADCAST PROGRAM  
A method and apparatus for storing a broadcast program are provided. The apparatus includes: a signal processing unit which generates an audio/video (A/V) file, an application file, and a first...
US20090317054 DIGITAL BROADCAST RECEIVER AND DIGITAL DEVICE SYSTEM  
“Reservation with a recorder” is decided by a remote control operation of a TV (101) and an operation target device is decided (102). To the decided operation target device (recorder), key...
US20140226957 RECOMMENDED RECORDING AND DOWNLOADING GUIDES  
Techniques for recommending recording and/or downloading suggestions to a DVR user are provided. According to one technique, a list of suggestions is received from a recommending entity. Each of...
US20050259958 Automatic indexing of digital video recordings  
A digital television system includes service provider equipment for transmitting a digital television broadcast, a set-top box for receiving and recording and decoding the digital television...
US20090060456 METHOD FOR CONNECTING AN EXTERNAL APPARATUS AND MULTIMEDIA REPLAYING APPARATUS USING THE SAME  
A method for connecting an external apparatus and a multimedia replaying apparatus using the same. The method includes determining whether a command for displaying menus is input while multimedia...
US20060051059 Video recorder having user extended and automatically extended time slots  
The present invention is directed to a video recorder having user extended and automatically extended time slots. An embodiment of the present invention includes a set-top box having an internal...
US20090162035 PLAYBACK METHOD AND PLAYBACK SYSTEM OF CONTENTS  
A playback method of contents which plays back contents by a portable-type player connected to a recorder recording/playing back contents provided from the outside through a network is disclosed....
US20110194842 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SELECTIVELY RECORDING PROGRAM CONTENT FROM A MOSAIC DISPLAY  
A broadcast recording system for selectively recording broadcast program content from a mosaic display while continuing to display the mosaic display. The system may include the ability to present...
US20140169770 SERIES REMINDERS AND SERIES RECORDING FROM AN INTERACTIVE TELEVISION PROGRAM GUIDE  
An interactive television program guide system with program series reminder and recording capabilities is provided. The system allows a user to set a reminder or schedule a recording for a single...
US20110176787 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING ENHANCED RECORDING OPTIONS OF MEDIA CONTENT  
Systems and methods for providing enhanced recording options for media content are provided. The systems and methods permit users to view or otherwise access samples of media content before...
US20130243404 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ACQUIRING STORAGE FOR MEDIA ASSETS  
Management of the storage of media assets as between one of a plurality of content selection device (121-123) and a network storage facility (24) occurs in accordance with a user-assigned earliest...
US20090185788 RECORDING/PLAYING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PROCESSING BROADCAST SIGNAL  
A recording/playing device and a method for processing a broadcast signal are disclosed. The device includes an external storage device, and a broadcast receiver. The external storage device...
US20090092373 VIDEO REPRODUCTION LIMITING METHOD AND VIDEO REPRODUCING APPARATUS  
A video player for limiting the view by a viewer not satisfying the view allowance condition allowing a young person to view a specific video. When a limited video viewing of which by a viewer not...
US20140294364 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR GENERATING VIDEO TAPING REMINDERS  
Electronic Guide products give the user the ability to videotape selected programs. Once a program has successfully been taped a message is displayed, reminding the viewer that they have taped it....
US20060245724 Apparatus and method of detecting advertisement from moving-picture and computer-readable recording medium storing computer program to perform the method  
A method of detecting an advertisement in a moving-picture, and an apparatus to perform the method, the method including detecting a component of a visual event from a visual component of the...
US20060018629 System of mix mode multimedia player  
A mix mode multimedia player having audio scenery and video scenery thereof being controlled individually comprises a playback manager module, and a presentation engine module. The playback...

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