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Brian Lee Klosterman, Steven Schein: Method and system for displaying advertisements in an electronic program guide. Starsight Telecast, Ropes & Gray, Brian E Mack, Baaba Andam, February 17, 2009: US07493641 (116 worldwide citation)

A system and method for displaying an electronic program schedule guide is provided. The system has areas for displaying program schedule information. In addition, the system also has areas that may be used for advertising programs, products or services. In another embodiment, the system has areas f ...


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Brian Lee Klosterman, Steven Schein: Method and system for displaying advertisements in an electronic program guide. Starsight Telecast, Ropes & Gray, Brian E Mack, Baaba Andam, January 20, 2009: US07480929 (94 worldwide citation)

A system and method for displaying an electronic program schedule guide is provided. The system has areas for displaying program schedule information. In addition, the system also has areas that may be used for advertising programs, products or services. In another embodiment, the system has areas f ...


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Brian Lee Klosterman, Steven Schein: Information system. StarSight Telecast, Ropes & Gray, Baaba Andam, Brian E Mack, June 23, 2009: US07552459 (31 worldwide citation)

A system and method for displaying an electronic program schedule guide is provided. The system has areas for displaying program schedule information. In addition, the system also has areas that may be used for advertising programs, products or services. In another embodiment, the system has areas f ...


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Michael D Ellis, Reed S Spiegel Jr: System and methods for recording and playing back programs having desirable recording attributes. GuideWorks, Ropes & Gray, Baaba Andam, Brian E Mack, January 12, 2010: US07646962 (11 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for recording multiple copies of a program are provided. The method may include receiving a user instruction to record a program. A determination may be made to record multiple copies of the program. In response to the determination, multiple copies of the program may be recorded ...


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Edward B Knudson: Apparatus and method for constrained selection of favorite channels. United Video Properties, Ropes & Gray, Baaba Andam, Christopher P Carroll, August 4, 2009: US07571453 (8 worldwide citation)

An interactive program guide system is provided in which an interactive program guide offers a user access to content from multiple available media types. The program guide system allows the designation of at least one channel as a favorite channel based on user selection from multiple channels of a ...


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Michael D Ellis: Systems and methods for recording programs of lesser interest when convenient. GuideWorks, Ropes & Gray, Baaba Andam, Brian E Mack, August 4, 2009: US07570870 (3 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for recording a program are provided. Alternate transmissions of a program with a “when convenient” recording priority may be recorded in whole or in portions whenever recording does not interfere with other uses of the user's equipment. When the recording device is out of space ...