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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...
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...
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...
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...
US20060015905 Wireless communication system having program upgrade function and method thereof  
A wireless communication system having a program upgrade function and a method thereof. The wireless communication system includes a transmitter to download a common upgrade program and a...
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...
US20100100899 ACCESSING CONTENT  
Various embodiments include a system for providing users access to audio/visual content, the system comprising means for storing content, means for broadcasting content on a scheduled basis, means...
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...
US20060265732 Adapter, cartridge, computer system and entertainment system  
An adapter is provided which can be used to adapt a television receiver for a variety of purposes by connecting the television receiver to a computer. A cartridge comprises a memory storing a...
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...
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...
US20060230426 Multimedia and audio-visual device  
A multimedia and audio-visual device is provided with the functions of working as a GPS, and showing MP3 music, digital pictures, and digital television programs. The multimedia and audio-visual...
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...
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...
US20050204401 Dvd virtual machine  
A transmission system includes at least one receiver 60 and a transmitter 10, 20, 30 for transmitting a title to the receiver. The transmitter also transmits interactive features that enable a...
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...
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...
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...
US20070245397 System and method for uploading TV firmware  
A system and method for uploading firmware into television display is disclosed, in that it allows a user to upload firmware data to the user's television using conventional consumer technology,...
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...
US20050120384 Methods and systems for enabling software and firmware downloads to high definition television appliances  
The present invention enables software and firmware downloads to high definition television (HDTV) appliances via a television terminal. A download control message received at the terminal may...
US20060271996 System for providing service related information to content reproducing apparatus  
An apparatus reproducing content provided by a content providing server includes: a content processing unit for performing content reproduction; a communication unit providing communication...
US20060174313 Method for providing commentary audio and additional or replacement video content  
A computerized business method that provides content to supplement a presentation of an experiential data stream. The method includes a step of receiving a request for content configured to be...
US20070028282 Start up method for a television apparatus  
A method for use in a television/set-top box (1) for showing video/audio to a viewer prior to the completion of a high level system software boot process (2). The method includes the acts of...
US20060041924 Digital television middleware service for home networking domains  
The middleware service interacts with data carousel data objects and acts as a bridge between the data carousel and subscribed control points. The middleware service can serve a variety of...
US20070288967 Method and system for downloading content to a content downloader  
A content downloader system including a display for displaying a user interface enabling a user to select content to be downloaded and initiate downloading; a set-top-box coupled to the display...
US20070283402 METHOD FOR PROVISIONING NETWORK SERVICE PROVIDER APPLICATION IN DIGITAL INTERACTIVE BROADCASTING ENVIRONMENT  
There is provided a method for provisioning a network service provider application in a digital interactive broadcasting environment. The method comprises the steps of: A) at a broadcasting...
US20060294554 System and method for the control and distribution of content for television display  
A television provides a full range of content to be rendered to the user, while complying with strict hospital electrical isolation standards. An interface unit receives control inputs from a...
US20080092197 METHOD OF UPGRADING SOFTWARE BY USING COMMON MODULE SHARED BY MULTIPLE MODELS, AND DIGITAL BROADCAST RECEIVER THEREFOR  
Provided are a method of upgrading software by using a common module shared by a plurality of models, and a digital broadcast receiver therefor. The method includes receiving a digital broadcast...
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...
US20060242683 Methods and apparatus to manage advanced television system committee video in broadcast switched digital video systems  
Methods and apparatus are disclosed to manage program streams in broadcast switched digital video (SDV) systems. An example method includes receiving a plurality of motion picture experts group...
US20090254966 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR UPGRADING SET TOP BOX DEVICES WITHOUT THE LOSS OF STORED CONTENT  
Methods and apparatus for smoothly and efficiently upgrading set top boxes, e.g., personal video recorders, which have customer selected content stored thereon are described. The described methods...
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...
US20060150217 Device for updating component of application software in digital broadcasting signal receiver and method thereof  
A device for updating component of application software in a digital broadcasting signal receiver and a method thereof. A storage section stores executing data for executing application software...
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...
US20060294572 System and method to promptly startup a networked television  
In an embodiment, a system includes a processor and a network interface coupled to the processor. The network interface is further coupled to a packet-based network. The processor is further...
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...
US20060156371 Interactive television reception and transmitting processes and associated devices  
The invention relates to an interactive television process applicable to a system where one or more transmitting stations transmit programmes to receivers. This process provides for: a) reception...
US20060015926 Embedded data signaling  
The invention provides main data (MD) which includes embedded data (ED), the data being provided with a main data descriptor (MDD) for signaling a content included in the main data, wherein an...
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...
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...
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...
US20050102705 Apparatus for displaying images on a screen  
An apparatus is provided for displaying images on a screen, in particular for displaying images relevant to advertisements, commercials, marks, slogans and information on a television screen. 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...
US20080060041 Stand-by mode transitioning  
A device for rapidly instituting an active mode of a digital-television enabled system, the system including a first, volatile memory configured to load and store software instructions, includes:...
US20060059529 Systems and methods for providing security through sessions  
Systems and methods are described for providing security through sessions. In an implementation, a method includes initiating a session, by an operating system, in which operating system services...

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