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US20110302599 TV-Centric Actions in Triggered Declarative Objects  
A method according to certain implementations involves receiving by pre-delivery a triggered declarative object (TDO) at a digital television receiver device that carries out a programmed routine...
US20060085828 Speeding up channel change  
A method and apparatus is described to reduce delay when changing channels in a television environment. The method may comprise receiving a plurality of television channels from a remote content...
US20050155058 Storage medium having interactive graphic stream and apparatus for reproducing the same  
A storage medium including an interactive graphic stream providing menus using various transition effects regardless of reproducing modes of multimedia data and an apparatus for reproducing the...
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...
US20090158329 CONFIGURATION OF ENHANCEMENT OPTIONS PROVIDED WITH A TELEVISION SERVICE  
A method for providing a television service enhancement includes receiving a first user input requesting a television service, providing the user with an option to receive an enhancement to the...
US20060026638 Maintaining a graphical user interface state that is based on a selected type of content  
A graphical user interface (“GUI”) for a content management system is provided, such as to present television program information and/or information associated with other forms of multimedia...
US20160171881 SYSTEM AND METHOD TO FACILITATE CONFIGURATION OF A CONTROLLING DEVICE  
A system and method wherein geographic data is used to configure a controlling device to control operations of a target device and/or to configure the controlling device to control tuning...
US20150189362 DISPLAY APPARATUS, SERVER APPARATUS, DISPLAY SYSTEM INCLUDING THEM, AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING CONTENT THEREOF  
A display apparatus, including a microphone configured to receive a voice signal and a controller configured to generate a resulting screen corresponding to the voice signal different from a first...
US20140059606 GLOBAL PANEL  
The present disclosure is related to methods and systems of displaying content on a television, including: receiving an indication associated with a selection by a user; determining, based on the...
US20130014159 Viewer Interface for a Content Delivery System  
A viewer interface for a content delivery system is described. In one embodiment, a method for displaying programming content described. This method, occurring in a receiver controller, includes...
US20080216120 PROGRAM GUIDE SYSTEM FOR RECORDING TELEVISION PROGRAMS  
An interactive program guide system is provided. The system facilitates recording of programs selected from the program guide. The system handles the recording and viewing of pay programs,...
US20070022446 System and Methods for Enhancing the Experience of Spectators Attending a Live Sporting Event, with Location Information Handling Capability  
A handheld electronic device for use at a venue hosting a live sporting event, having a receiver for receiving a wireless RF transmission conveying a plurality of video streams derived from video...
US20050071889 URI pointer system and method for the carriage of MPEG-4 data in a DVB-HMP MPEG-2 transport stream  
Systems and methods are provided for the broadcast and receiving of MPEG-4 data resources in a European DVB network. The receiving method comprises: at a DVB-Multimedia Home Platform (MHP)...
US20150033258 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR MEDIA GUIDANCE APPLICATIONS CONFIGURED TO MONITOR BRAIN ACTIVITY  
Methods and systems are disclosed herein for a media guidance application that may monitor the brain activity of a user and determine a first brain state of the user based on the brain activity,...
US20130340003 SECOND SCREEN METHODS AND ARRANGEMENTS  
The present technology concerns television services and systems, cell phones and other portable devices, and more particularly concerns use of such devices in connection with media content. One...
US20130174197 VIDEO PREVIEW MODULE TO ENHANCE ONLINE VIDEO EXPERIENCE  
A Video Preview Module, a fast and adaptable software module designed to generate an on-the-fly video storyboard that enhances the online video browsing experience of the user. The VP module is a...
US20070180463 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR LOGGING AND REPORTING TELEVISION VIEWING  
A multimedia logging and reporting system and method involves first obtaining some viewing information about a multimedia presentation such as a television program. The viewing information may be...
US20060080408 Smart home control of electronic devices  
A content management (CM) system is provided to centrally control operation of one or more connected devices by issuing control requests and/or data requests. In some situations the connected...
US20120192225 Administration of Content Creation and Distribution System  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for receiving and distributing user-generated video content. In one aspect, a method includes...
US20070266398 METHOD FOR FAST ZAPPING BETWEEN TV CHANNELS  
To zap towards a TV channel, a join request is sent from the viewer towards the TV server (101). Thereupon, a low resolution version of the TV channel is temporarily unicasted towards the viewer....
US20070024705 Systems and methods for video stream selection  
Systems and methods for selecting reception of video streams in an adaptive fashion, for example, from a multi-stream video source. In one implementation, reception of the video streams may be...
US20060037049 Code input initiated media delivery to an A/V telecommunication device  
A method of requesting media content on an A/V telecommunication device including a network connection, a telecommunications processor connected to the network connection a video processor...
US20050198663 User interface method and system for navigation in networked devices  
A method and system of browser-based command and control for devices in a network of client devices (e.g., controller devices) and service devices (e.g., controlled devices). The client devices...
US20050086689 Interactive program guides providing program segment information  
Interactive program guides and interactive program banners are enhanced through the use of individual program segment metadata that provides descriptive and timing information for individual...
US20160094868 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATIC SELECTION OF CHANNEL LINE UP, SET TOP BOX (STB) IR CODES, AND PAY TV OPERATOR FOR TELEVISIONS CONTROLLING AN STB  
A method includes automatically identifying a multi-channel video programming distributor (MVPD) using an electronic device and automatically determining infrared (IR) codes for a set top box...
US20120137325 On-Board Vessel Entertainment System  
An improved user experience is provided for passengers on a vessel such as an airplane, train or ship. Passengers can customize their travel experience ahead of time by accessing a web-based...
US20120011544 VIEWER-CUSTOMIZED 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...
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...
US20080222675 Pointing capability and associated user interface elements for television user interfaces  
Systems and methods according to the present invention provide a user interface for television control functionality.
US20080163294 STORAGE MEDIUM HAVING INTERACTIVE GRAPHIC STREAM AND APPARATUS FOR REPRODUCING THE SAME  
A storage medium including an interactive graphic stream providing menus using various transition effects regardless of reproducing modes of multimedia data and an apparatus for reproducing the...
US20060107281 Remotely controlled electronic device responsive to biometric identification of user  
A method includes providing a remote control unit to allow a user to transmit control signals to an electronic device when the user is at a distance from the electronic device. The method further...
US20060075428 Minimizing channel change time for IP video  
Subscribers to Internet Protocol TV services usually complain about one key characteristic—the additional delay digital video introduces when subscribers change channels, especially when...
US20060064720 Controlling one or more media devices  
A content management (CM) system is provided to centrally control operation of one or more connected devices by issuing control requests and/or data requests. In some situations the connected...
US20140123185 BROADCAST RECEIVING APPARATUS, SERVER AND CONTROL METHODS THEREOF  
A broadcasting receiving apparatus is provided. The broadcasting receiving apparatus includes a storage unit which is configured to store information in which broadcasting channel information and...
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...
US20110191803 Trick Mode Support for VOD with Long Intra-Frame Intervals  
A video-on-demand system encodes multiple video streams from media content, such that the video streams have staggered intra-frame intervals. When a client device requests a video stream, the...
US20060242665 Interactive television program guide systems with initial channel tuning  
A system is provided based on user equipment such as a set-top box or computer with which an interactive television program guide is implemented. The system may gather information on the...
US20050177847 Determining channel associated with video stream  
In general, in one aspect, the disclosure describes a method of determining a channel associated with a video stream. The method includes receiving a video stream and identifying a portion of the...
US20140325561 EFFORTLESS LINKING AND VIEWING FOR CLOUD-BASED SHARING OF MEDIA ON REMOTE VIEWING DEVICES AND A SYSTME THEREOF  
Embodiments of the present invention relate to linking a viewing device, such as a TV, to a user's account in a server for purposes of sharing content via the TV. A viewing application on the TV...
US20120054793 METHOD FOR SYNCHRONIZING CONTENTS AND DISPLAY DEVICE ENABLING THE METHOD  
A method for synchronizing information stored in different display devices includes selecting first content in a first display device, selecting a second display device to be synchronized, and...
US20080271074 METHOD FOR PROVIDING SERVICE INFORMATION AND APPARATUS THEREOF  
A method for providing service information and a video apparatus employing the same are provided. The method for providing service information includes transmitting a request message for service...
US20080077956 Interactive digital media services  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer software, for interactive digital media service is presented. A content provider streams secondary content, such as images, chatroom...
US20070252913 Digital broadcast receiving apparatus and control method therefor  
A digital broadcast receiving apparatus receives a broadcast signal, and displays an image corresponding to the broadcast signal on a display screen. The digital broadcast receiving apparatus...
US20060218581 Interactive network guide with parental monitoring  
Interactive network guide with parental monitoring 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...
US20060174314 Methods and apparatus for hybrid multimedia presentations  
System for providing hierarchical services in a data network. A method is provided for rendering hybrid presentations. The method includes caching one or more content items, and detecting a...
US20050034170 Radio frequency leakage detection system for CATV system  
A communication circuit carries at least one signal including synchronizing intervals by which output of the signal by first apparatus coupled to the communication circuit is to be synchronized. A...
US20170078734 SCRIPTED INTERACTIVITY FOR NON-REAL-TIME SERVICES  
A method consistent with certain implementations involves receiving a triggered declarative object (TDO) at a digital television receiver device, the TDO including a scripted executable routine;...
US20140137145 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR HANDLING STREAMING MEDIA  
A system for handling streaming media at a customer premises includes a compute engine having a customer network interface device port and a customer premises equipment port, for installation...
US20080307458 MULTICHANNEL DISPLAY METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR A DIGITAL BROADCAST-ENABLED MOBILE TERMINAL  
A multichannel picture display method and system for a digital broadcast-enabled terminal is provided for receiving multiple service channels and displaying broadcast data of the multiple service...
US20080307457 CHANNEL SWITCHING METHOD AND METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IMPLEMENTING THE METHOD  
A channel-switching method and apparatus are provided. The channel-switching method includes switching from a first channel to a second channel, outputting a partial video corresponding to the...

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