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Michael Ficco, Adrian Yap, Ernest Seah, Rajeshwari Karthikeyan: Device control via digitally stored program content. The DIRECTV Group, Georgann S Grunnbach, March 15, 2005: US06868292 (162 worldwide citation)

A method and system of controlling devices with digitally stored content. Devices such as home electronic appliances, lighting systems, heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment, home security systems and home entertainment systems are controlled from a single, centralized device. A ...


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Robert Davis, Kuriacose Joseph, Ernest Seah: Personal multimedia device video format conversion across multiple video formats. The DIRECTV Group, March 30, 2010: US07688384 (2 worldwide citation)

Personal multimedia devices can detect when an incoming video format is different from a native format and make a local decision to convert incoming video formats to a format native to the personal multimedia device. The personal multimedia device may include a media processor that comprises an MPEG ...


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Robert Davis, Kuriacose Joseph, Ernest Seah: Personal multimedia device video format conversion across multiple video formats. Hughes Electronics Corporation, Patent Docket Administration, December 23, 2004: US20040257434-A1

Personal multimedia devices can detect when an incoming video format is different from a native format and make a local decision to convert incoming video formats to a format native to the personal multimedia device. The personal multimedia device may include a media processor that comprises an MPEG ...


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Michael Ficco, Adrian Yap, Ernest Seah, Rajeshwari Karthikeyan: Device control via digitally stored program content. Hughes Electronics Corporation, Patent Docket Administration, March 21, 2002: US20020035404-A1

A method and system of controlling devices with digitally stored content. Devices such as home electronic appliances, lighting systems, heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment, home security systems and home entertainment systems are controlled from a single, centralized device. A ...


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Robert Davis, Kuriacose Joseph, Ernest Seah: Digital links for multi-media network conferencing. The Directv Group, Re R11 A109, March 2, 2006: US20060047749-A1

A videoconferencing and data collaboration system is disclosed, wherein user systems exchange A/V data along with other computer data via conferencing devices over a packet network. The conferencing devices are configured to process and transmit A/V data to other devices participating in a conferenc ...


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Robert Davis, Kuriacose Joseph, Ernest Seah: Personal multimedia device video format conversion across multiple video formats. The Directv Group, Patent Docket Administration, November 29, 2007: US20070277221-A1

Personal multimedia devices can detect when an incoming video format is different from a native format and make a local decision to convert incoming video formats to a format native to the personal multimedia device. The personal multimedia device may include a media processor that comprises an MPEG ...



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