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Michael D Ellis, G Victor Treyz: Personal television channel system. United Video Properties, Laura A Sheridan, Fish & Neave, August 10, 2004: US06774926 (432 worldwide citation)

A system is provided in which contributors such as individuals in the home may create personal television channel programming. Personal television programs may be distributed to multiple viewers over a communications network such as the Internet. Personal television program schedule information may ...


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Michael D Ellis, Thomas R Lemmons, William L Thomas: Client-server electronic program guide. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave IP Group of Ropes & Gray, May 24, 2005: US06898762 (330 worldwide citation)

A client-server interactive television program guide system is provided. An interactive television program guide client is implemented on user television equipment. The interactive television program guide provides users with an opportunity to define expressions that are processed by the program gui ...


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Kevin D Satterfield, Thomas R Lemmons, Jennifer E Nelson, Connie T Marshall, Brent E Perry: Program guide system with browsing display. United Video Properties, G Victor Treyz, James A Leiz, Fish & Neave, May 13, 2003: US06564378 (327 worldwide citation)

An interactive television program guide system is provided in which a user may direct the program guide to display a browsing display screen. The browsing display screen includes a list of current programs including a movable highlight region, a video window containing a television program to which ...


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Edward B Knudson, David M Rudnick, Michael D Ellis, Daniel C Hagenbuch, Joel G Hassell, Robert A Knee, Steven J Reynolds: Program guide system with real-time data sources. United Video Properties, Richard M Feustel Jr, Evelyn C Mak, Fish & Neave, March 18, 2003: US06536041 (323 worldwide citation)

A program guide system is provided in which an interactive television program guide that is implemented at least partially on user television equipment receives program listings data and real-time data such as sports scores, news data, and the like. The real-time data may be stored in a database mai ...


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Franklin E Boyer, Timothy B Demers: Internet television program guide system with embedded real-time data. United Video Properties, Brajesh Mohan, Fish & Neave, July 31, 2001: US06268849 (317 worldwide citation)

An Internet television program guide system is provided that allows a user at a multimedia system to access television program listings containing embedded real-time data over an Internet communications link. The television program listing may be for a sporting event that is currently being broadcas ...


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Michael Dean Ellis, Bruce Davis, Edward Bruce Knudson, Larry Miller: Electronic television program guide with remote product ordering. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave, August 14, 2001: US06275268 (313 worldwide citation)

An electronic program schedule system with product ordering capability which includes a data processor for receiving program schedule information for a plurality of programs, and a user control apparatus, such as a remote controller, for generating user control commands and transmitting signals to t ...


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Michael D Ellis, Edward B Knudson, Thomas R Lemmons, Joel G Hassell, Robert A Knee, Kevin B Easterbrook: Program guide system with preference profiles. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave IP Group Ropes & Gray, Tae Bum Shin, February 27, 2007: US07185355 (293 worldwide citation)

An interactive television program guide system is provided in which a user may inform a program guide of the user's interests. Information on the user's interests may be stored in a preference profile. There may be more than one preference profile, each for a different user. Each preference profile ...


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Thomas R Lemmons, Jon C Zaring: Electronic program guide using markup language. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave, August 27, 2002: US06442755 (274 worldwide citation)

An interactive television program guide is provided. Program guide display elements are arranged and styled using markup language documents. These markup language documents may also indicate and select program guide functions. The program guide interprets the markup language documents and generates ...


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Edward B Knudson, Joel G Hassell, Michael D Ellis, Pamela L McKissick: Enhanced interactive program guide. United Video Properties, Richard M Feustel Jr, Evelyn C Mak, Fish & Neave, February 25, 2003: US06526577 (268 worldwide citation)

An interactive television program guide system and method in which functions that have not been provided before by other interactive television program guide systems is provided. The interactive guide may, for example, provide users with an opportunity to preview pay-per-view programs before orderin ...


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Franklin E Boyer, Mark A Regouby, Timothy B Demers: On-line schedule system with personalization features. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave IP Group of Ropes & Gray, Paul Leblond, January 16, 2007: US07165098 (265 worldwide citation)

An on-line scheduling application allows users to personalize how television-related, entertainment-related, and social event related information is provided. Users may select one or more sources from which the information is obtained. Users may set up a date book that is also used as a source. User ...



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