1
Richard Humpleman: Home multimedia network architecture. Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L Sherman & Sherman Sherman Esq, Jeffrey P Aiello Esq, December 21, 1999: US06005861 (201 worldwide citation)

A home network architecture has an internal digital network interconnecting devices in the home. Entertainment services are introduced into the network through network interface units that are coupled to an external network and to the internal network. The network interface units perform the necessa ...


2
Steve Blonstein, Jack Chaney, Donald Gillespie, Eric Wood: Multi-layered television graphical user interface. Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L Sherman & Sherman Sherman Esq, January 18, 2000: US06016144 (162 worldwide citation)

A TV graphical user interface (GUI) is provided to produce a multi-layered graphical presentation. The TV GUI operates in a channel changer mode to enable a user to tune to a required TV channel, and in a program guide mode to show TV program information. A memory for storing graphics data is capabl ...


3
Steve Blonstein, Jack Chaney, Fai To Leung: Graphical user interface for establishing installation location for satellite based television system. Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L Sherman & Sherman Sherman Esq, September 21, 1999: US05955988 (162 worldwide citation)

A TV graphical user interface (GUI) is provided to enable a user to input antenna location information required for setting up a dish antenna. When the TV GUI is set in a dish set-up mode, the user may activate a U.S. map button to display a map of the United States or another area on the earth's su ...


4
Steve Blonstein, Jack Chaney, Michael Deacon, Kiet Khauv: TV graphical user interface for providing user access to preset time periods of TV program information. Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L Sherman & Sherman Sherman Esq, March 14, 2000: US06037933 (150 worldwide citation)

A TV GUI is provided to display a program guide that contains information on TV programming for a time period of predetermined duration. The program guide has a time scroll bar that enables a user to scroll a TV program schedule back and forward in time within the selected time period. When the user ...


5
Richard Humpleman: Home multimedia network architecture. Samsung Information Systems America, Kenneth L Sherman & Sherman Sherman Esq, August 17, 1999: US05940387 (118 worldwide citation)

A home network architecture has an internal digital network interconnecting devices in the home. Entertainment services are introduced into the network through network interface units that are coupled to an external network and to the internal network. The network interface units perform the necessa ...


6
Chris Walker, Babak Beheshti: System for tracking body movements in a virtual reality system. Modern Cartoons, Kenneth L Sherman & Sherman Sherman Esq, October 5, 1999: US05963891 (105 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for tracking body movements, including subtle body movements, in a virtual reality system and for integrating data generated therefrom into a virtual reality system in real tine. The system of the preferred embodiment of the present invention includes a data generating body suit ...


7
Steve Blonstein, Jack Chaney, Dimitry Nasledov, Michael Deacon, Kiet Khauv: TV graphical user interface that provides customized lists of programming. Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L Sherman & Sherman Sherman Esq, November 2, 1999: US05978043 (104 worldwide citation)

A TV graphical user interface (GUI) is provided in a satellite TV system to enable users to create customized channel lists. Everyday, favorite and theme lists may be generated to respectively combine TV channels being watched regularly, favorite TV channels and channels relating to particular subje ...


8
James T Patterson: DSS/DVD picture in picture with internet. Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L Sherman & Sherman Sherman Esq, July 13, 1999: US05923379 (88 worldwide citation)

A system for providing a user controllable picture-in-picture formatted signal to a television is provided with a fast modem that interconnects the system with a computer network, such as the Internet. In order to allow a user to interact with the Internet, yet still enjoy video programming, the sys ...


9
Chris Walker: Virtual reality system for sensing facial movements. Modern Cartoons, Kenneth L Sherman & Sherman Sherman Esq, September 19, 2000: US06121953 (51 worldwide citation)

A system for manipulating a computer generated animation in real time that includes a head mount configured to inhibit relative movement between the head mount and head of a wearer is provided. The head mount is coupled to a computer that processes data generated by the head mount in real time. Data ...


10
Robert M Wolff: Keyword listening device. Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L Sherman & Sherman Sherman Esq, August 31, 1999: US05946050 (40 worldwide citation)

A method and arrangement for monitoring the audio portion of a broadcast signal includes a keyword listening device. A relatively limited set of keywords are stored in a memory and the keyword listening device monitors the broadcast signal for any of these keywords. Upon recognition of any one or mo ...



Click the thumbnails below to visualize the patent trend.