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US20090144801 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR SEARCHING FOR SECURE FILE TRANSMISSION  
Described herein are methods and systems for managing and controlling the distribution of digital media. A first media file is associated with first media content and with first metadata providing...
US20130205329 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR CENTRALIZED CONTENT AND DATA DELIVERY  
Methods and apparatus for centralized content, media and data delivery and access within a premises such as, e.g., a residence. In one embodiment, the apparatus comprises a remotely manageable...
US20120240147 Tracking and Providing Availability Status of Personal Bi-Directional Services  
The present invention provides methods and systems for accessing services in a television system. In one embodiment, a DHCT presents a subscriber an EPG presentation containing a plurality of...
US20100325650 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR USING PLAYLISTS  
Systems and methods for automatically generating a playlist of series assets and systems and methods for grouping assets of a playlist in clusters are provided. In one embodiment, series assets...
US20090187936 Social broadcasting  
A method of providing a broadcast is disclosed. One or more network communications is received via a network from each of a plurality of users of a broadcast provided at least in part other than...
US20080216107 VERIFYING AND ENCOURAGING ASSET CONSUMPTION IN A COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK  
Systems and methods presented herein generally provide for the compensation of asset providers and/or communications network providers for the non-consumption of assets provided with programming...
US20130347022 Systems, Methods, Apparatus, and Articles of Manufacture to Provide Guest Access  
An example method includes linking a guest controller to a media playback system including a zone player with a playback queue. The playback queue includes information identifying media items to...
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...
US20100205628 MEDIA PROCESSING METHODS AND ARRANGEMENTS  
The present technology concerns cell phones and other portable devices, and more particularly concerns use of such devices in connection with media content (electronic and physical) and with other...
US20060269056 Messaging interface for protected digital outputs  
An apparatus and method for determining and displaying status messages relating to protected digital content control information conveyed between a transmitting device, and a receiving device...
US20150271541 APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR RECORDING A MEDIA STREAM  
Apparatus and methods for recording a media stream for use by a rendering device. In one embodiment, a client device records live, unbound streaming media content from a Content Delivery Network...
US20120189282 Generation and Management of Video Blogs  
Disclosed are various automated methods and apparatus for scheduling and distributing user-generated content as part of or during a television program that is being distributed as part of a linear...
US20120124610 ACTIVATING LICENSABLE COMPONENT OF CONSUMER ELECTRONIC DEVICE POST-SALE USING UNIFIED SOFTWARE PACKAGE  
A unified software download package is deployed to multiple CE device models, and a user of the device can configure the unified software package to the desired configuration. A remote feature...
US20110209173 CONTROLLING ACCESS TO USER-INTERACTIVE DISPLAYS INCLUDING DYNAMIC VIDEO MOSAIC ELEMENTS  
The present invention teaches a method of creating and presenting a user interface comprising a Dynamic Mosaic Extended Electronic Programming Guide (DMXEPG) using video, audio, special...
US20080010653 Method and Apparatus for Controlling Access to and Usage of a Digital Media Object  
A drawback of applying DRM to a mass-distributed digital media object resides in that it is difficult to find out a user who has stored the media object and then distributed illegal copies...
US20060195864 Portable media device interoperability  
A method of adding content to a portable entertainment device, comprising identifying DRM capabilities of the portable entertainment device, defining a first set of content, defining a second set...
US20060117340 Interactive cable television system without a return path  
A method for providing interactive information content in an analog cable system having only a one-way communication path from a cable head end to a communication device, such as a set-top box...
US20130019260 Combining Television Broadcast and Personalized/Interactive Information  
The invention provides an improved method and system for interactive broadcast and web information browsing. In embodiments of the invention, web information is presented in conjunction with a...
US20080020814 BROADBAND GAMING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
The invention includes a system and method for validating a selection made by a user in connection with a remote application. A video feed that includes at least one image is received from a video...
US20070204223 Methods of and systems for personalizing and publishing online content  
Embodiments of the present invention allow a user to replace unwanted content, such as advertisements, in data distributed over a network with wanted content. Data include Web pages, Internet...
US20070150918 Methods, devices, and computer program products for providing parental control over access to media content using a mobile terminal  
Methods for providing parental control over access to media content includes controlling presentation of the media content responsive to receiving a parental control request from a mobile terminal...
US20060080702 Systems and methods for delivering content over a network  
A content delivery system that uses a graphical user interface to introduce users to and allow them to select from available content. A game delivery system that uses game players, such as...
US20050204391 Methods and systems for a secure media computing environment  
Systems and methods for providing secure access to cable data are described. A split hardware and/or software architecture are provided to enable general computer access to safe APIs while...
US20050097597 Hybrid storage of video on demand content  
A multiple selective encryption method for digital content consistent with certain embodiments involves selecting a plurality of packets for encryption according to a selection criterion, to...
US20110271294 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RECEIVING BROADCAST AUDIO/VIDEO WORKS AND FOR ENABLING A CONSUMER TO PURCHASE THE RECEIVED AUDIO/VDEO WORKS  
A system and method for purchasing broadcast audio and/or video (audio/video) works. According to one embodiment, the system includes a data stream processor that receives a broadcast audio/video...
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...
US20070180461 Multiplexed Telecommunication and Commerce Exchange Multimedia Tool  
A method and system for providing interactive media content are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving an integrated video content. The integrated video content comprises an...
US20060248554 A SYSTEM AND ARCHITECTURE THAT SUPPORTS A MULTI-FUNCTION SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE BETWEEN NETWORKS AND PORTABLE WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS PRODUCTS  
A system and architecture that supports an integrated imaging module for use between networks and portable communications products. The integrated imaging module contains a lens, memory,...
US20050235329 Systems and methods for integrated control within a home entertainment system  
Integrated control systems and methods for control of distributed home entertainment electronic devices are provided. In an embodiment, an integrated control system provides for control of...
US20050155052 Parental control for a networked multiroom system  
Interactive network guide with parental control in a networked multi-room system. The networked multi-room system is made up of one primary device and one or more remote devices where the primary...
US20170070761 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING SUBSTANTIALLY UNINTERRUPTED DIGITAL VIDEO DURING A SWITCHING EVENT BETWEEN A FIRST DIGITAL VIDEO SOURCE AND A SECOND DIGITAL VIDEO SOURCE  
When switching sources, resolutions or refresh rates in a video distribution network, switching times are reduced by maintaining video lock and security authentication between a video switcher and...
US20120131603 Network based digital information and entertainment storage and delivery system  
Live television broadcast and other information and entertainment programs, e.g., videos-on-demand (VOD), are provided to a user through a communications network, e.g., a cable network. A...
US20110197216 PROGRAMMING DISTRIBBUTION SYSTEM  
A method is provided for distributing programming. A first set of programs is transmitted in real time according to a schedule of programming. A second set of programs is stored on a server, with...
US20090064218 CONTENT RECEIVING DEVICE AND METHOD  
A content receiving client device has a metadata obtaining unit, a message generating unit, and a message sending unit. The metadata obtaining unit obtains metadata including information used to...
US20080066093 Control of Access to Data Using a Wireless Home Entertainment Hub  
A method for presenting data through a wireless home entertainment hub in a home entertainment system includes obtaining a registration for one or more source devices and for one or more sink...
US20070220553 METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCTS FOR PROVIDING CUSTOMIZED CONTENT  
A method, system, and computer program product for providing customized content are provided. The method includes assigning a user identity to a user and an account. The account specifies devices...
US20060117338 Broadcasting apparatus and method for pre-transmitting data carousel and receiving apparatus for receiving data carousel  
A broadcasting system including a broadcasting apparatus and a receiving apparatus. The broadcasting apparatus transmits an interactive content as a data carousel during a scheduled broadcasting...
US20170013294 SYSTEMS, DEVICES, AND METHODS FOR MAINTAINING A SECURE AUDIOVISUAL DATA LINK WITH AN AUDIOVISUAL SINK DURING A SWITCHING EVENT  
When switching sources, resolutions or refresh rates in a video distribution network, switching times are reduced by maintaining video lock and security authentication between a video switcher and...
US20160277798 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR AUTHORIZING ACCESS TO CONTENT FOR A TELEVISION RECEIVER  
Described herein are techniques for transferring content authorization information between television receivers. Authorization information for content and features associated with a television...
US20120311624 GENERATING, EDITING, AND SHARING MOVIE QUOTES  
Described herein are systems, methods, and articles of manufacture that facilitate creation, editing, and sharing of video quotes. A video quote can be created based on user input. For example,...
US20100058404 Fulfilling Extended Video on Demand Customer Content Requests  
Systems and methods are disclosed for a user to initiate a request for program content to a cable services provider wherein the program content is not stored locally at the cable service provider....
US20060271974 Multi-tiered content management system  
A video on demand (VOD) system (100) for use in a distributed network environment. The distributed network environment contains a number of geographic networks (400A-400N) that are divided into a...
US20050028191 Content control system  
A content control system for limiting access by sensitive users, such as children, or the like, to certain types of content. The content control system provides a user interface for an information...
US20170099510 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING EVENT SPECTATORS WITH AUDIO/VIDEO SIGNALS PERTAINING TO REMOTE EVENTS  
A system and method for providing content for access by a portable device at an event are provided. The system includes an interface to receive signals from a plurality of sources. The plurality...
US20160330528 RENDERING ADVERTISEMENTS IN A CLIENT DEVICE FOR UNINTERRUPTED MEDIA CONTENT  
Disclosed are various embodiments rendering advertisements in a client device in exchange for obtaining uninterrupted media content. A transmission of a first stream of media content for rendering...
US20160323654 RENDERING ADVERTISEMENTS IN A CLIENT DEVICE FOR UNINTERRUPTED MEDIA CONTENT  
Disclosed are various embodiments rendering advertisements in a client device in exchange for obtaining uninterrupted media content. A transmission of a first stream of media content for rendering...
US20160105719 Systems and Methods for Performing Semantic Analysis of Media Objects  
System and method for identification of ownership to media objects through analysis of semantic information in the media objects are disclosed. Semantic information is a term that can be used to...
US20150334465 Peer to Peer Broadcast Acquisition  
Peer to peer (P2P) technology is utilized to allow a personal video recorder (PVR) to obtain copies of past broadcasts, Ire one configuration, electronic program guides (EPS) are used to display...
US20150312602 INTELLIGENT VIDEO NETWORK PROTOCOL  
Software capabilities of a video analytics device are obtained. The software of the video analytics device is configured. An output from the video analytics device is received. The output is sent...
US20140082645 APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING ENHANCED OR INTERACTIVE FEATURES  
Apparatus and methods for providing enhanced or interactive features over a network. In one embodiment, the exemplary apparatus and methods leverage extant high-bandwidth capabilities of a managed...

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