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US20140143822 SET TOP BOX WITH CAPABILITY TO SUPPORT USER IDENTIFICATION  
A method includes receiving a request related to a set top box, the request having a public identifier of the set top box and a user account identifier. The public identifier is accessible by a...
US20110078757 PROVISIONING A SET-TOP BOX  
A method of provisioning a set-top box (STB) with a provisioning server is disclosed. In the method, a provisioning request is received from a STB, where the provisioning request includes a...
US20140282749 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TRANSFERRING USER SETTINGS TO ANOTHER USER RECEIVING DEVICE  
A system and method for operating a user receiving device includes a head end associating a first user device with a user account having first user settings. A first user device communicates a...
US20140282807 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TRANSFERRING USER SETTINGS TO ANOTHER USER RECEIVING DEVICE USING A MOBILE USER DEVICE  
A system and method for operating a user receiving device includes a first user device that receives first user settings and stores the first user settings therein. The first user device...
US20150033280 DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM, RECEPTION APPARATUS, AND METHODS FOR TRANSITIONING TO NEW SERVICES  
A distribution system and reception apparatus, and methods thereof, are provided for broadcasting and receiving a plurality of non-backwards-compatible services. The broadcasting method 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...
US20140250460 VIRTUAL DESKTOP SERVICES  
Methods and apparatus are described for providing access to arbitrary applications via an interactive television service using a pool of remote virtual desktops.
US20110113465 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IDENTIFYING SET-TOP BOX IN DOWNLOAD CONDITIONAL ACCESS SYSTEM  
A set-top box identification method and system for identifying the set-top box which is currently connected to a Downloadable Conditional Access System (DCAS) based on set-top box manufacturer...
US20110055889 Dynamic Application Loader for Set Top Box  
Set top boxes (STBs) in a cable system are configured on a box-by-box basis to facilitate beta and trial testing of new or updated services. STBs are assigned to deployment groups identified by a...
US20150058909 Set-top Box with Technical Configuration and System and Method for Use of Same  
A set-top box with a technical configuration and system and method for use of the same are disclosed. In one embodiment of the set-top box, the set-top box executes an technical protocol to make...
US20110126257 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TUNING A SET-TOP BOX REMOTELY VIA A SOCIAL NETWORK  
A system and method for controlling a set-top box through a social network. Access is granted to control the set-top box to one or more contacts of a user. The one or more contacts being...
US20130166970 BROADCASTING RECEPTION APPARATUS AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING CABLE CARD  
A broadcasting reception apparatus and method of controlling a cable card are provided. The broadcasting reception apparatus includes an interface unit configured to mount a cable card, a cable...
US20140123205 SYSTEM FOR PRESENTING MEDIA PROGRAMS  
A system that incorporates the subject disclosure may use, for example, a method for sending a set-top box an identification of the media player, receiving operational instructions from the...
US20110163927 AMPLIFIED ANTENNA HAVING SMART ANTENNA INTERFACE  
An amplified antenna includes an antenna element configured to receive over-the-air television broadcast signals and an amplification circuit for amplifying those received signals. The amplified...
US20120079512 CATALOG AND USER APPLICATION FOR A VIDEO PROVISIONING SYSTEM  
A method performed by a video provisioning system may include receiving metadata associated with a video asset; storing the metadata in a catalog of video assets available through the video...
US20060041925 Method of obtaining additional network information in digital satellite broadcasting and a satellite broadcast receiver using the same  
A method of obtaining additional network information in digital satellite broadcasting. The method includes extracting a boot object including information of each network from a digital satellite...
US20150121415 Mobile to Hardware Device Linking  
Allowing a user of a mobile computing device to link the mobile computing device and its associated network or system to a subject piece of hardware operating via a second network or system is...
US20050028194 Personalized news retrieval system  
A video retrieval system is presented that allows a user to quickly and easily select and receive stories of interest from a video stream. The video retrieval system classifies stories and...
US20080040768 Approach for associating advertising supplemental information with video programming  
Viewers of video programming are provided with a low effort mechanism to access product or service information related to a program being viewed. This benefits the viewers by providing them with...
US20100287582 AUTO DISCOVERY AND AUTO PROVISIONING OF SET TOP BOXES  
A system and method for the automatic discovery and provisioning of a video set top box within an IPTV network is provided. When first connected to a residential gateway, the set top box requests...
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...
US20060294565 Television-based security monitoring system  
In an embodiment, a system includes a processor configured to be coupled to a packet-based network. The processor is further coupled to a television display, a video sensor, an alarm sensor, and a...
US20140047495 METHOD OF MANAGING THE STANDBY MODE OF A BROADCAST RECEIVING DEVICE BY EXTERNAL SIGNALING  
A method for managing a broadcast receiving apparatus standby mode according to external signaling is provided. The method includes: generating a power management descriptor that a broadcast...
US20080046953 iWiTTY TV Concept, TV-program- and radio-TV program production method / system  
iWiTTY TV Concept, iWiTTY method of making TV entertainment and -Radio-TV programming are ground breaking new ways to put viewers in charge of producing TV- and Radio-programs. When viewer can...
US20050125842 Modular set top box  
The invention consists to propose an ultra low cost basic set top box with extension module connection possibility. Instead of proposing one STB for each market, which increase the overall costs,...
US20120216238 Method, Apparatus, And Server For Spreading File Transfer Notifications In Time  
The present invention relates to home devices such as set-top boxes, and more particularly to methods providing autonomous file transfers to and from such home devices. There is provided a method...
US20070300269 Snippet access systems and methods  
In one of many possible embodiments, a system includes a requesting media content processing subsystem and a network entity. The requesting media content processing subsystem is configured to...
US20090254936 Set Top Box With Firewall  
A set top box with a firewall is disclosed. The set top box uses two separate ports to communicate with two respective communications networks. The first port communicates with the first network...
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...
US20090019474 Alternative mechanism to associate supplemental/advertising information with multimedia programs  
The invention involves an interactive system and method for selection and display of advertisements, product information and other information in programming that can be updated at any time by...
US20090265736 BROADCAST RECEIVING APPARATUS AND FIRMWARE UPGRADE METHOD THEREOF  
Provided are a broadcast receiving apparatus and a firmware upgrade method thereof The firmware upgrade method includes receiving firmware which is transmitted from headend equipment through an...
US20050091698 Contents acquisition system  
A contents acquisition system facilitating the downloading is disclosed. A digital TV set presents a scheduled time of acquisition of selected contents against the reservation of contents...
US20120159563 Accessing Content Via a Matrix Code  
A system for accessing content corresponding to a matrix barcode, such as a video and/or audio content. The system may include a mobile computing device in communication with a content receiver....
US20060059530 Distributed configuration of entertainment devices  
Methods and systems for managing configuration settings on remote entertainment devices are described. The method may include: storing values for a first subset of configuration settings from the...
US20050071872 Encoded video time-of-day information resolution and correction  
Time-of-day information encoded into video signals can be managed to resolve conflicts and correct errors. In one embodiment, the invention includes receiving a plurality of video signals that...
US20070204286 System and method for transcoding signal content  
In one embodiment, a method and system for receiving in a set-top-box a signal including a conditionally accessible content and encoded based on a first audio/video encoding standard (AVES);...
US20060271977 Browser enabled video device control  
In embodiments of the present invention improved capabilities are described for providing a self contained embeddable software component adapted to be deployed in response to a website video...
US20100299695 SYSTEM AND METHOD TO REMOTELY MANAGE AND AUDIT SET TOP BOX RESOURCES  
A system and method for determining the resources available or used in a remote device is disclosed. The system can be used to determine whether the remote device is using expected resources as...
US20070074263 Programmable selective broadcasting reception system, broadcasting apparatus, and reception apparatus  
In a programmable selective broadcasting reception system, a broadcasting station includes a unit for broadcasting a broadcasting contents program formed from broadcasting contents, a contents...
US20120222081 Set Top Box Health and Configuration  
Disclosure is directed to determining a condition of the television receiver and communicating information regarding that condition to end-points that are external to the television receiver. The...
US20060117372 System and method for searching for specific types of people or information on a Peer-to-Peer network  
The present invention provides a system and a method for searching for specific types of people or specific types of information on a Peer-to-Peer network, and in particular, using specific types...
US20070130586 Broadcast receiver and OAD download method of the same  
The invention relates to a broadcast method comprising a receiver for receiving a firmware or software, downloading and updating the firmware on the broadcast receiver, which comprises storing a...
US20050114905 Digital broadcast signal processing system and method capable of receiving multiple digital broadcast signals  
A digital broadcast signal processing system capable of processing digital broadcast signals according to diverse standards. The system includes a digital broadcast signal receiver that receives...
US20070101397 Interoperability of network components having different identification schemes  
An apparatus and method for configuring an identifier in accordance with a predetermined identification scheme for a particular component within a network, the particular component being incapable...
US20100313223 User Selection of Software Components in a Television Set-Top Box  
A method for allowing user selection of interactive video software components in a television STB operatively coupled to a video content network includes the steps of: affording the user a...
US20080016542 Digital Broadcast Receiving Terminal  
When a station whose information has been kept stored in memory is again receivable a digital broadcasting receiver terminal can select the station immediately based on station selection...
US20050034156 Data broadcast material transmission system for ground wave digital broadcasting  
In a data broadcast material transmission system for ground wave digital broadcasting which cannot be achieved without simultaneously transmitting to many locations (places) nationwide via a cable...
US20060156370 Method and arrangement for indicating requirements for broadcast and multicast reception  
The invention relates to a method and an arrangement for indicating requirements for broadcast and multicast service reception. A basic method comprises a step of transmitting a message indicating...
US20080184325 INFORMATION MONITORING AND UPDATING METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TRANSPORT STREAM  
An information monitoring and updating method and system for a transport stream is provided. First, a transport stream is received. The transport stream includes a program specific information...
US20110083158 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...

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