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US20100223642 PROGRAM GUIDE SYSTEM WITH REAL-TIME DATA SOURCES  
A program guide system is provided in which an interactive television program guide that is implemented at least partially on user television equipment receives program listings data and real-time...
US20090199231 Time shifted interactive television  
Methods and apparatus for managing, implementing and using interactive applications and content that are digitally recorded and viewed in real-time and/or a time-shifted moded are provided. The...
US20070113259 Presenting programs  
The invention relates to provision of improved services in connection with presenting a program for a user. Information of the user is stored in a remote management unit, preferably in a database...
US20140053225 DATA SERVICE FUNCTION  
A data service function for an intelligent television (TV) includes a source plugin that communicates with and receives data from an external content provider and processes the received data into...
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...
US20060031912 Integrated resource management and A/V telecommunication device  
An A/V telecommunication device including a network connection, a telecommunications processor connected to the network connection, and a video processor connected to the network connection may...
US20080134276 Receiver and aspects thereof  
A method of provisioning a mobile communications device with a digital audio broadcast (DAB) application configured to run on the mobile communications device, the method comprising: generating a...
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...
US20060174307 Broadcast terminal and method for multi-tasking  
A broadcast terminal and method for multitasking are disclosed. The broadcast terminal for multitasking includes a module unit for executing a plurality of tasks; a multitask unit for managing a...
US20050108757 Method for updating software of a target device using an extended identifier in digital broadcasting  
A method for updating software of a digital broadcasting receiving apparatus using an extended identifier, including broadcasting information having a version of an extended identifier and an...
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...
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...
US20050160474 Information processing device and program  
Receiving a boot instruction of the operating system, performing management by making a first recording area recognizable to the first operating system booted based on the boot instruction in an...
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...
US20070089148 Apparatus for providing supplementary function of digital multimedia broadcasting and method of the same  
An apparatus for providing a supplementary function of digital multimedia broadcasting includes a control unit that receives a selected instruction message for a digital multimedia broadcasting...
US20090133090 METHOD AND SYSTEM OF PROVIDING CONTENT MANAGEMENT FOR A SET-TOP BOX  
An approach is provided for establishing, by a first user (e.g., parent), a user profile on a set-top box that is configured to present a selectable image corresponding to the user profile to a...
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...
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...
US20080040767 System and method of providing a set-top box application  
The present disclosure is directed to a system and method of providing a set-top box application. In a particular embodiment, the method includes receiving a request from a set-top box device to...
US20080092203 Approach for channel switch time reduction in IPDC over DVB-H  
Provided are apparatuses and methods for reducing channel switching time in a network environment. The user of a mobile terminal may receive a data stream containing numerous television programs...
US20080092201 PROVIDING A SUPPLEMENTAL CONTENT SERVICE FOR COMMUNICATION NETWORKS  
Communication networks and methods are disclosed that provide a supplemental content service. The supplemental content service provides synchronized supplemental content, such as media clips, to a...
US20080098450 Dual display apparatus and methodology for broadcast, cable television and IPTV  
A set top box (“STB”) apparatus configurable for handling broadcast, cable television and Internet protocol television (“IPTV”) formats by multiple operators via a single flexible operating system...
US20070245396 Method of controlling data broadcast application and broadcast receiver receiving the same  
A method of controlling storage of a data broadcast application and broadcast receiver processing the same are disclosed. A method of controlling a data broadcast application includes receiving an...
US20060244839 Method and system for providing multi-media data from various sources to various client applications  
The present invention seamlessly enables a single media stream to be exposed to as many clients/applications as desired, in a manner that is completely transparent to the client/application....
US20050120387 Device and method of selecting and executing middleware for motion picture reproduction  
Achieved is a motion picture reproducing apparatus at low price (being little increased in price even though the number of specifications are increased) capable of receiving motion picture streams...
US20100138875 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IMPROVED INTERACTIVE TELEVISION PROCESSING  
A method and system for providing an electronic shopping environment including a server and one or more set-top boxes in communication with the server. In an exemplary embodiment, the server...
US20070089151 Method and system for delivery of digital media experience via common instant communication clients  
An approach provides delivery of digital media. One of a plurality of distribution channels is assigned to transport the digital media to an instant communications process. The digital media is...
US20050155055 Summarization of sumo video content  
Summarization of video content including sumo.
US20100251292 Smartphone for interactive television  
A mobile device (34) capable of processing real time broadcast television signals (36) is described. Television signals (36) are received by mobile device (34) and converted to desired digital...
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...
US20060156343 Method and system for media and similar downloading  
A method and system are provided for facilitating downloading a medium, such as a song, a movie, a TV show, a commercial, etc., that is being streamed from a media station and played on a...
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...
US20090144766 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MULTI-STREAM PROCESSING OF SET TOP BOX IN DOWNLOADABLE CONDITIONAL ACCESS SYSTEM  
A multi-stream processing apparatus of a set top box in a Downloadable Conditional Access System (DCAS), the apparatus including: a cable modem (CM) to allocate at least one communication channel...
US20170013310 RECEIVING APPARATUS AND METHOD, INFORMATION DISTRIBUTION METHOD, FILTERING AND STORING PROGRAM, AND RECORDING MEDIUM  
It is possible for the content distribution side to control the conditions of target viewers for distributions without depending on the functions specific to a receiver. Content which is...
US20080148335 Expansion of television functionality  
A method of expansion of a television receiver's functionality consistent with certain embodiments involves connecting an accessory device to the television receiver, wherein the accessory device...
US20070143812 Apparatus for receiving cable broadcast data and method for transmitting/ receiving cable broadcast software  
An apparatus for receiving cable broadcast data and a method for transmitting/receiving cable broadcast software are disclosed. It is provided that a method for receiving software by a host, the...
US20070056009 System and method for viewing and controlling a personal computer using a networked television  
Presented are systems and methods for controlling a PC from an interactive TV display. The system includes a network which interconnects a TV set-top-box (STB) to a PC. The STB includes a network...
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...
US20130117798 AUGMENTING CONTENT GENERATING APPARATUS AND METHOD, AUGMENTED BROADCASTING TRANSMISSION APPARATUS AND METHOD, AND AUGMENTED BROADCASTING RECEPTION APPARATUS AND METHOD  
Disclosed are augmenting content generating apparatus and method, augmented broadcasting transmission apparatus and method, and augmented broadcasting reception apparatus: An augmented...
US20060174306 Video apparatus having software upgrade capability and method for controlling the same  
Disclosed herein are a video apparatus with a software upgrade function and a method for controlling the same, wherein software of the video apparatus can be downloaded through the use of a...
US20120102530 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING A PROGRAMMING GUIDE VIA MULTIPLE RECEIVING DEVICES  
A system utilizing one or more auxiliary or scanning tuners provides real time information for providing programming guides. The one or more auxiliary tuner scans or tunes across the band of...
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...
US20070186267 Information providing device, information providing method, and computer program  
A server searches a content information database for a piece of content viewed for example based on a viewing log obtained from a user by executing aggregation of data, extracts content tables...
US20070130607 Method of enabling the programming of a universal remote control system  
A method of enabling the programming of universal remote control system for controlling a CE device of a combination type providing a combination of functionalities equivalent to that provided by...
US20050155054 Summarization of sumo video content  
Summarization of video content including sumo.
US20150289015 BROADCAST RECEIVING APPARATUS, UPGRADE DEVICE FOR UPGRADING THE APPARATUS, BROADCAST SIGNAL PROCESSING SYSTEM, AND METHODS THEREOF  
A broadcast signal processing system includes a broadcast receiving apparatus configured to receive a broadcast signal and detect a clock frequency of a transport stream (TS) included in the...
US20070288986 Method and system for downloading content to a target device  
A method for downloading content to a target device. Content and target device selection is initiated by a set-top-box. When the selection is approved by the content provider, the target device...
US20070288985 Method and system for uploading content to a target device  
A method for uploading content to a target device. Content and target device selection is initiated by a set-top-box. The content provider receives the selection and identifies the content and the...
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...
US20050055722 Intelligent routing of digital content  
An application which automatically routes digital content to secondary devices overcomes the traditional problems present with downloading content to secondary devices. The digital content...

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