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Erik C Metz, Henry G Hudson Jr, John W Darr Jr: Downloading operating system software through a broadcast channel. Bell Atlantic Network Services, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, September 9, 1997: US05666293 (700 worldwide citation)

Set-top terminals utilized in broadband broadcast networks are becoming increasingly intelligent. Upgrading the operation of such terminals periodically requires upgrading the software, particularly the operating system, of the programmable processor which controls the terminal operation. To facilit ...


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Erik Christopher Metz, Paul Andrew Zimmerman Jr, Laszlo Erdely Jr, Colin Joseph deSa, Henry G Hudson Jr, John W Darr Jr: Downloading applications software through a broadcast channel. Bell Atlantic Network Services, McDermott Will & Emery, November 2, 1999: US05978855 (330 worldwide citation)

Set-top terminals utilized in broadband broadcast networks are becoming increasingly intelligent (programmable). However, transmitting executable code, data and interactive audio/video materials through a selectively dedicated link requires an extensive, broadband point-to-point broadband network, w ...


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Bruce Kostreski, Eugene L Lew, Henry G Hudson Jr, Daniel O Callaghan: Dynamically programmable digital entertainment terminal using downloaded software to control broadband data operations. Bell Atlantic, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, June 3, 1997: US05635979 (320 worldwide citation)

Dynamic programming of a digital entertainment terminal (DET) facilitates operation of the terminal to offer a variety of functionally different broadband services. The terminal can be reprogrammed, as-needed, for each different service offered by one or more information service providers. The termi ...


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Erik Christopher Metz, Paul Andrew Zimmerman Jr, Laszlo Erdely Jr, Colin Joseph deSa, Henry G Hudson Jr, John W Darr Jr: Downloading applications software through a broadcast channel. Bell Atlantic Network Services, McDermott Will & Emery, June 16, 1998: US05768539 (313 worldwide citation)

Set-top terminals utilized in broadband broadcast networks are becoming increasingly intelligent (programmable). However, transmitting executable code, data and interactive audio/video materials through a selectively dedicated link requires an extensive, broadband point-to-point broadband network, w ...


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Bruce Kostreski, Henry G Hudson Jr, Nick Davis: Digital entertainment terminal with channel mapping. Bell Atlantic Network Services, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, March 31, 1998: US05734589 (199 worldwide citation)

Dynamic programming of a digital entertainment terminal (DET) facilitates operation of the terminal to offer a variety of functionally different broadband services. The terminal includes a network interface module which couples the terminal to a specific type of communication network for receiving a ...