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Daniel J Shoff, Valerie L Bronson, Joseph H Matthews III, Frank Lawler: Interactive entertainment system for presenting supplemental interactive content together with continuous video programs. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, May 29, 2001: US06240555 (831 worldwide citation)

An interactive entertainment system enables presentation of supplemental interactive content along side traditional broadcast video prams, such as television shows and movies. The programs are broadcast in a conventional manner. The supplemental content is supplied as part of the same program signal ...


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Matthew W Dunn, Daniel J Shoff: Interactive entertainment network system and method for customizing operation thereof according to viewer preferences. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, January 19, 1999: US05861906 (409 worldwide citation)

An interactive entertainment network system has a video-on-demand (VOD) application which allows viewers to create their own customized lists of preferred video content programs, such as movies, games, TV shows, and so forth. Viewers are permitted to select criteria for grouping various video conten ...


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Daniel J Shoff, Joseph H Matthews III: Selective delivery of programming for interactive televideo system. Microsoft Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, May 26, 1998: US05758258 (172 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes a method of selectively delivering programming to a viewer station on an interactive television or televideo (IT) system. Determinations as to whether programming is to be delivered are based upon the content or service level of the programming. With reference to conte ...


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Daniel J Shoff, Joseph H Matthews III: System and method for linking video, services and applications in an interactive television system. Microsoft Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, May 4, 1999: US05900905 (169 worldwide citation)

An interactive television system is provided with an interactive information system by which channels or services interact together. The information system provides informational messages that prompt a user to select an associated channel or service. If selected, the system transfers control to the ...


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Matthew W Dunn, Daniel J Shoff: Interactive entertainment network system and method for customizing operation thereof according to viewer preferences. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, May 27, 2003: US06571390 (153 worldwide citation)

An interactive entertainment network system has a video-on-demand (VOD) application which allows viewers to create their own customized lists of preferred video content programs, such as movies, games, TV shows, and so forth. Viewers are permitted to select criteria for grouping various video conten ...


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Daniel J Shoff, Joseph H Matthews III: System and method for linking video, services and applications in an interactive television system. Microsoft Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman, November 18, 2003: US06651251 (126 worldwide citation)

An interactive television system is provided with an interactive information system by which channels or services interact together. The information system provides informational messages that prompt a user to select an associated channel or service. If selected, the system transfers control to the ...


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Matthew W Dunn, Daniel J Shoff: Interactive entertainment network system and method for customizing operation thereof according to viewer preferences. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, July 10, 2007: US07243364 (90 worldwide citation)

An interactive entertainment network system has a video-on-demand (VOD) application which allows viewers to create their own customized lists of preferred video content programs, such as movies, games, TV shows, and so forth. Viewers are permitted to select criteria for grouping various video conten ...


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Josh Carroll, Sven Pleyer, Daniel J Shoff: Navigating web-based content in a television-based system. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, November 28, 2000: US06154205 (78 worldwide citation)

A television-based hyperlink content navigation system includes a display device having a viewing area for displaying visual content such as an Internet Web document. Generally, the visual content has a content area that is larger than the viewing area, and includes a plurality of selectable objects ...


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Daniel J Shoff, Valerie L Bronson, Joseph H Matthews III, Frank Lawler: Interactive entertainment system for presenting supplemental interactive content together with continuous video programs. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, July 13, 2010: US07757254 (65 worldwide citation)

An interactive entertainment system enables presentation of supplemental interactive content along side traditional broadcast video programs, such as television shows and movies. The programs are broadcast in a conventional manner. The supplemental content is supplied as part of the same program sig ...


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Richard S Chang, John Y Ling, Daniel J Shoff: Teaching and entertainment device. Mattel, Roy A Ekstrand, Ron M Goldman, James G O Neill, January 8, 1985: US04492582 (38 worldwide citation)

A teaching and entertainment device includes a desk-top console which supports a keyboard, an LCD display matrix, and a plug-in cartridge recepticle. A quartet of LCD drivers each control a quadrant of the display under the control of a first microprocessor. A plug-in cartridge is insertable into th ...