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A method and system for communicating audio, video, and/or control signals within a home entertainment system. One or more signals are communicated between an input device and one or more output devices via one or more networks. The output device can include loudspeakers, display devices, and headphones. In some embodiments an output device, for example a center channel loudspeaker, transmits signals to other output devices. For example, the center channel loudspeaker can transmit a combined audio signal and control signal to a remote loudspeaker over a first network and transmit a video signal to a display device over a second network. The display device displays the video signal. The networks can be wireless, wired, infrared, RF, and powerline.

Title
Wired, wireless, infrared, and powerline audio entertainment systems
Application Number
10/783718
Publication Number
7853341 (B2)
Application Date
February 20, 2004
Publication Date
December 14, 2010
Inventor
Yadir Rodriguez
San Ysidro
CA, US
William A McCarty
San Diego
CA, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear
Assignee
KSC
CA, US
IPC
G06F 17/00
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