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Ronald Alexander, Stephen Dias, Kenneth S Hancock, Elsie Y Leung, Douglas Macrae, Arthur Y Ng, Shawn O&apos Neil, Peter Christopher Schoaff, Jonathon Sutton, Thomas Edward Ward III, Thomas Westberg, Henry C Yuen: Systems and methods for displaying and recording control interface with television programs, video, advertising information and program scheduling information. Index Systems, Christie Parker & Hale, January 23, 2001: US06177931 (1943 worldwide citation)

The present invention is an improvement over previous Electronic Programming Guides (“EPG”) in that it provides, among other things: Improved viewer interaction capabilities with the EPG; improved viewer control of video recording of future-scheduled programming; improved features to the EPG display ...


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Arthur Y Ng: Memory controller and interface. Index Systems, Christie Parker & Hale, January 20, 2004: US06681285 (33 worldwide citation)

A memory controller is provided that has an access priority arbiter having a memory address bus and a memory data bus for connection with one or more memories and a plurality of requester buses, each for connection to a memory requester. It also has a RAM controller for connection with a RAM connect ...


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Daniel C O&apos Connor, Arthur Y Ng: Decimation method for providing pig windows. Index Systems, Christie Parker & Hale, May 28, 2002: US06397386 (10 worldwide citation)

A decimation system and method for providing video data to a PIG window in an EPG environment. In one embodiment, the system includes an EPG system having a picture in guide window, a tuner to generate a video signal, a decoder coupled to the tuner to receive the video signal and generate pixels bas ...


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Ronald Alexander, Stephen Dias, Kenneth S Hancock, Elsie Y Leung, Douglas B Macrae, Arthur Y Ng, Shawn P O Neil, P Christopher Shoaff, Jonathon Sutton, Thomas E Ward, Thomas E Westberg, Henry C Yuen: System and method for modifying advertisement responsive to EPG information. Rovi Guides, Ropes & Gray, November 17, 2015: US09191722 (2 worldwide citation)

A system and method for utilizing data stored in an EPG database for modifying advertisement information. In this way, a service provider and/or an advertiser can transmit a single advertisement to all the television stations regardless of their geographic location and other user specific informatio ...


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Ronald Alexander, Stephen Dias, Kenneth S Hancock, Elsie Y Leung, Douglas B Macrae, Arthur Y Ng, Shawn P O Neil, P Christopher Shoaff, Jonathon Sutton, Thomas E Ward, Thomas E Westberg, Henry C Yuen: System and method for modifying advertisement responsive to EPG information. Gemstar Development Corporation, Ropes & Gray, December 23, 2014: US08918807

A system and method for utilizing data stored in an EPG database for modifying advertisement information. In this way, a service provider and/or an advertiser can transmit a single advertisement to all the television stations regardless of their geographic location and other user specific informatio ...


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Ronald Alexander, Stephen Dias, Kenneth S Hancock, Elsie Y Leung, Douglas B Macrae, Arthur Y Ng, Shawn P O Neil, P Christopher Shoaff, Jonathon Sutton, Thomas E Ward, Thomas E Westberg, Henry C Yuen: System and method for modifying advertisement responsive to EPG information. Rovi Guides, Ropes & Gray, April 21, 2015: US09015749

A system and method for utilizing data stored in an EPG database for modifying advertisement information. In this way, a service provider and/or an advertiser can transmit a single advertisement to all the television stations regardless of their geographic location and other user specific informatio ...


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Daniel C O Connor, Arthur Y Ng: Decimation method for providing pig windows. Index Systems, Christie Parker & Hale, September 26, 2002: US20020138835-A1

A decimation system and method for providing video data to a PIG window in an EPG environment. In one embodiment, the system includes an EPG system having a picture in guide window, a tuner to generate a video signal, a decoder coupled to the tuner to receive the video signal and generate pixels bas ...


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Daniel C O& 39, Connor, Arthur Y Ng: Decimation method for providing picture windows. Index Systems, fu jianjun, April 24, 2002: CN00805620

A decimation system and method for providing video data to a PIG window in a EPG environment. In one embodiment, the system includes an EPG system having a picture in guide window, a tuner to generate a video signal, a decoder coupled to the tuner to receive the video signal and generate pixels base ...