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Larry Miller, Edward B Knudson, Bruce Davis, Paul Darata: Electronic television program guide schedule system and method including virtual channels. Weil Gotshal & Manges, December 17, 1996: US05585866 (530 worldwide citation)

An electronic program schedule system having virtual channels which includes a receiver for receiving broadcast, satellite or cablecast television programs for a plurality of television channels and a tuner for tuning a television receiver to a selected one of the plurality of channels. A data proce ...


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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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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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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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Edward B Knudson, Michael D Ellis, William L Thomas, Bruce L Davis: Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion. United Video Properties, G Victor Treyz, Fish & Neave, January 18, 2000: US06016141 (223 worldwide citation)

A system is provided that allows a user to select a pay program for purchase from a program guide. The program guide determines whether the selected program is part of a package of pay programs. If the selected program is part of a package, information regarding the package is provided to the user s ...


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Edward B Knudson, Michael D Ellis, William L Thomas, Bruce L Davis: Program guide system for recording television programs. United Video Properties, James A Leiz, Fish & Neave, October 31, 2000: US06141488 (201 worldwide citation)

An interactive program guide system is provided. The system facilitates recording of programs selected from the program guide. The system handles the recording and viewing of pay programs, parentally-controlled programs, consecutive programs on different television channels, and programs with and wi ...


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Edward B Knudson, Joel G Hassell, Connie T Marshall, Thomas R Lemmons, Steven J Reynolds, Robert A Knee, Kenneth F Carpenter Jr, William L Thomas, W Benjamin Herrington, Steven C Williamson, Michael D Ellis, Donald W Allison: Program guide system with flip and browse advertisements. United Video Properties, Alexander Shvarts, Fish & Neave, May 13, 2003: US06564379 (184 worldwide citation)

An interactive television program guide is provided in which advertisements may be displayed in program listings display regions on program guide screens. The program listings display regions may be browse displays or flip displays. The program guide screens contain video for the current channel to ...


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Edward B Knudson, Michael D Ellis, William L Thomas, Bruce L Davis: Program guide system for recording television programs. United Video Properties, G Victor Treyz, James A Leiz, Fish & Neave, October 29, 2002: US06473559 (156 worldwide citation)

An interactive program guide system is provided. The system facilitates recording of programs selected from the program guide. The system handles the recording and viewing of pay programs, parentally-controlled programs, consecutive programs on different television channels, and programs with and wi ...


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Edward B Knudson, Joel G Hassell, Connie T Marshall, Thomas R Lemmons, Steven J Reynolds, Robert A Knee, Kenneth F Carpenter Jr, William L Thomas, W Benjamin Herrington, Steven C Williamson, Michael D Ellis, Donald W Allison: Program guide system with flip and browse advertisements. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave IP Group of Ropes & Grey, Andrew Van Court, Hong S Lin, May 2, 2006: US07039935 (123 worldwide citation)

An interactive television program guide is provided in which advertisements may be displayed in program listings display regions on program guide screens. The program listings display regions may be browse displays or flip displays. The program guide screens contain video for the current channel to ...


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Edward B Knudson, Michael D Ellis, William L Thomas, Bruce L Davis: Program guide system for recording television programs. United Video Properties, G Victor Treyz, James A Leiz, Fish & Neave, August 27, 2002: US06442332 (122 worldwide citation)

An interactive program guide system is provided. The system facilitates recording of programs selected from the program guide. The system handles the recording and viewing of pay programs, parentally-controlled programs, consecutive programs on different television channels, and programs with and wi ...



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