08627385 is referenced by 15 patents and cites 539 patents.

Systems and methods are disclosed of a network including a primary device, a plurality of remote devices, and a shared peripheral device. The network allows the remote devices to operate the peripheral device, such as a DVD player, VCR, or camcoder, via the primary device and the network. The peripheral device is typically connected to the primary device and shared among all devices. The network also includes a splitter/isolation module (SIM) that routes the signals between the primary device and the plurality of remote devices.

Title
Systems and methods for operating a peripheral record playback device in a networked multimedia system
Application Number
11/943077
Publication Number
8627385 (B2)
Application Date
November 20, 2007
Publication Date
January 7, 2014
Inventor
Irvan J Krantzler
Atlanta
GA, US
Samuel H Russ
Lawrenceville
GA, US
David B Davies
Lawrenceville
GA, US
Agent
Merchant & Gould
IPC
H04N 7/18
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