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Hélène Bouilloux Lafont, Oliver Bister, Franck Bachet, Axel Taldir: Selecting advertisement on a set top box in a television network. Thomson Licensing, Osha • Liang, December 29, 2009: US07640562 (146 worldwide citation)

A method for selecting advertisement in a Set Top Box (STB) of a television network comprises receiving advertisement selection information for one or a plurality of advertisement associations. Each advertisement association associates an advertisement space with an advertisement. The advertisement ...


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Franck Bachet, Claire Frezal Hugonet: System and method of providing media content. Thomson Licensing, Osha Liang, February 12, 2013: US08375408

A system for providing content to a user, comprising a transmitter 502 for transmitting to a user's receiver/decoder 2000 guide data relating to a plurality of items of content, and each of said items of content to which said guide data relates, prior to commencement of a period of availability of s ...


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Franck Bachet, Claire Frezal Hugonet: System And Method Of Providing Media Content. Canal Technologies, Osha Liang, July 29, 2010: US20100192175-A1

A system for providing content to a user, comprising a transmitter 502 for transmitting to a user's receiver/decoder 2000 guide data relating to a plurality of items of content, and each of said items of content to which said guide data relates. prior to commencement of a period of availability of s ...


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Franck Bachet, Alex Ashley, Trevor Smith, James Geoffrey Walker, Nicholas Ashton Hall, David Poupon, Nigel Smith: Peer- to- peer set-top box system. NDS, Husch Blackwell Sanders, Husch Blackwell Sanders Welsh & Katz, December 3, 2009: US20090300673-A1

A content sharing system, for implementation in a requesting peer, to receive at least a part of a chunk from a serving peer, the chunk being part of a content item, the requesting peer being operationally connected to a plurality of peers including the serving peer via a communications network, the ...


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Andrew Valentine, David Poupon, Franck Bachet, Pierre Joly, Laurent Chauvier, Guillaume De Saint Marc: Additional Content Information. NDS, Husch Blackwell Sanders, Husch Blackwell Sanders Welsh & Katz, May 28, 2009: US20090138441-A1

A method for identifying additional content information to a content consumer, is disclosed. The additional content information relates to a content item selected for consumption by the content consumer. The method comprises: receiving data published by a content provider (203,205), wherein said dat ...


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Franck Bachet, David Poupon, Andrea Surcouf: Retrieving metadata. NDS, Husch Blackwell Sanders, Husch Blackwell Sanders Welsh & Katz, March 11, 2010: US20100063878-A1

A method for retrieving metadata for use in a content guide is disclosed. The method includes: crawling one or more crawlable data sources; storing metadata extracted from the one or more crawlable data sources in an indexed cache; receiving a search request from a client according to search criteri ...