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An information distribution and processing system contains a remote site, a sender and a receiving apparatus. The remote site contains a first set of digital data. The sender delivers a second set of digital data to the receiving device. In one embodiment of the present invention, the receiving device contain a timing device for automatically receiving the second set of digital data at predetermined times. The second set of digital data contains a first set of displayable data, a second set of displayable data, at least one non-displayable symbol, and at least one linking reference associated with the second set of displayable data. If desired, a user can select the second set of displayable data. The associated linking reference is sent to the remote site. The associated linking reference is used by the remote site to search for the additional information, and returns the requested information to the user.

Title
Information distribution and processing system
Application Number
11/825905
Publication Number
7508789 (B2)
Application Date
July 9, 2007
Publication Date
March 24, 2009
Inventor
Hark C Chan
Cupertino
CA, US
Agent
Martin & Ferraro
Assignee
Data Innovation
CA, US
IPC
G06F 13/00
G06F 3/00
H04Q 7/04
H04Q 7/00
H04M 20/71
H04N 7/025
H04N 5/445
H04N 7/10
H04N 7/173
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