04945563 is referenced by 230 patents and cites 28 patents.

A satellite TV or cable video receiver includes a decoder for decoding information embedded in a broadcasted TV program which can be utilized to permit an operator to select the program for viewing only, or viewing and the preparation of a copy of the program. In an alternate embodiment, the operator may also select and the receiver permit the preparation of a copy inhibited tape. With this receiver, first run movies may be displayed on a tape or view basis without destroying the after-market for the film.

Title
Video system and method for controlled viewing and videotaping
Application Number
927169
Publication Number
4945563
Application Date
September 22, 1988
Publication Date
July 31, 1990
Inventor
Edward W Smith
Lake Arrowhead
CA, US
Edwin T Horton
Ballwin
MO, US
Agent
Rogers Howell & Haferkamp
Assignee
Satellite Technology Services
MO, US
IPC
H04H 1/02
H04N 7/167
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