06239794 is referenced by 411 patents and cites 64 patents.

A television viewer uses a PIP format for display of program related information such as television program listings from a program schedule data base in the background and moving, real time or stored video clip images of a program selected from the displayed listings in the PIP window. All the text of the background information lies outside the PIP window. In one embodiment, as the viewer selects a particular program from the display of current television program listings by means of a cursor or a code number, the corresponding program automatically appears in the PIP window.

Title
Method and system for simultaneously displaying a television program and information about the program
Application Number
8/475395
Publication Number
6239794 (B1)
Application Date
June 7, 1995
Publication Date
May 29, 2001
Inventor
Elsie Leung
South Pasadena
CA, US
Roy J Mankovitz
Encino
CA, US
Daniel S Kwoh
Flintridge
CA, US
Henry C Yuen
Redondo Beach
CA, US
Agent
Christie Parker & Hale
US
Assignee
E Guide
CA, US
IPC
H04N 5/445
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