06014184 is referenced by 282 patents and cites 11 patents.

An electronic program schedule system with access to both stored television program schedule information and data feeds containing status information for live programs such as sporting events. The system includes a data processor for receiving program schedule information for a plurality of programs and data feeds containing status information for certain of the programs, and a video display generator for generating a display signal simultaneously comprising information from both the stored schedule information and the received data feed. The system is further provided with user control means such as a remote controller for generating user control commands and transmitting signals to the data processor in response thereto so as to control the content of the display signal. The display signal may be displayed on a display apparatus such as a television receiver. In addition, the program schedule system of the present invention utilizes category-specific user interfaces providing access to multiple services including television programs, received data feeds, home shopping services, and video games as well as the stored program schedule information.

Title
Electronic television program guide schedule system and method with data feed access
Application Number
119367
Publication Number
6014184
Application Date
December 30, 1996
Publication Date
January 11, 2000
Inventor
Larry Miller
Greenwood Village
CO, US
Bruce Davis
Greenwood Village
CO, US
Anthony R Favia
Aurora
CO, US
Robert Alan Knee
Lansdale
PA, US
Agent
Weil Gotshal & Manges
Assignee
Telecommunications of Colorado
CO, US
News America Publications
NY, US
IPC
H04N 5/445
H04N 5/50
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