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Kazuo Hashimoto: Method of and apparatus for optimal scheduling of television programming to maximize customer satisfaction. Hashimoto Corporation, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, December 24, 1991: US05075771 (336 worldwide citation)

In a method of and apparatus for providing a list of optimal television programs for each individual, it is possible to give a computer center a subscriber's complaints about the individual television program list (timing table), through a telephone line or the like, without sending back a subscribe ...


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Kazuo Hashimoto: Method of and apparatus for optimal scheduling of television programming to maximize customer satisfaction. Hashimoto Corporation, Lowe Price LeBlanc Becker & Shur, May 17, 1988: US04745549 (257 worldwide citation)

In a method and apparatus for extracting programs suitable for individual subscriber taste from among all available television programs and for editing an individual subscriber television program list, objective data is statistically processed by linear programming. The processed results are input t ...


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Kazuo Hashimoto: Computer control for VCR including display of record playback listing and playback order selection. Hashimoto Corporation, Lowe Price Leblanc Becker & Shur, October 10, 1989: US04873584 (123 worldwide citation)

A VCR control system using a computer, wherein a list of all programs which were recorded in accordance with an individual program table within a predetermined period of time during a user's absence is displayed once on a display. If a user has no time to play back all the recorded programs in the o ...


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Kazuo Hashimoto: Telephone answering system with paging function. Hashimoto Corporation, Lowe Price LeBlanc Becker & Shur, April 11, 1989: US04821308 (104 worldwide citation)

A telephone answering system with paging function is adapted to transmit a prerecorded outgoing message to a calling party through a closed loop of telephone lines established upon reception or a telephone calling signal, and record an incoming message from the calling party after the outgoing messa ...


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Kazuo Hashimoto: Apparatus for switching telephone line a response device, a data terminal or a telephone. Hashimoto Corporation, Lowe Price Leblanc Becker & Shur, April 21, 1987: US04660218 (103 worldwide citation)

A switching apparatus is proposed which automatically switches between a telephone set connected to a telephone line and a terminal device for data communication in accordance with a signal sent through the telephone line. When an incoming call signal is detected, the telephone lines are engaged wit ...


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Kazuo Hashimoto: Personal channel display device in a TV program reservation system. Hashimoto Corporation, Lowe Price Le Blanc & Becker, January 12, 1993: US05179439 (96 worldwide citation)

In a TV program reservation system for reserving a TV program suitable to an individual's taste, a reserved TV channel number is always displayed on a display unit of a TV set, and an alarm signal can be generated when a reserved time comes so as to inform a person watching any program by manual ope ...


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Kazuo Hashimoto: Remote control adapter of electric equipment using telephone lines. Hashimoto Corporation, Lowe Price Leblanc Becker & Shur, April 7, 1987: US04656655 (85 worldwide citation)

In a remote control system of electric equipment, a remote control box which is to be incorporated with the electric equipment is adapted to the remote control adapter which accepts a telephone call and engages with the telephone line upon acceptance of a telephone call and receives many kinds of re ...


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Kazuo Hashimoto: Caller ID blocking method and processing system (block caller ID information). Hashimoto Corporation, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, August 23, 1994: US05341411 (84 worldwide citation)

In caller ID telephone service system, if a calling party does not want to display his telephone number on the called party side, the calling party takes an authorized key number (hereinafter called "blocking key number") with the telephone exchange office. The key number is composed of a 3 or 4 dig ...


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Kazuo Hashimoto: Additional system for automatic information reception terminal device utilizing telephone circuit. Hashimoto Corporation, Lowe Price Leblanc Becker & Shur, April 22, 1986: US04584434 (83 worldwide citation)

A system is added to a terminal device for automatically responding to a ringing signal of a telephone set and receiving information. Upon reception of an incoming call, an automatic telephone answering apparatus is started to send an outgoing message to a calling party. Thereafter, in response to a ...


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Kazuo Hashimoto: Automatic telephone answering device with paging function. Hashimoto Corporation, Lowe Price LeBlanc Becker & Shur, April 12, 1988: US04737979 (61 worldwide citation)

A record/play unit and a tape controller in an automatic telephone answering device with a paging function that sets an incoming message tape in a record mode in response to a beep tone generated upon completion of the sending of a first, normal, outgoing message and a second outgoing message for pr ...