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Edward Knudson, Joel Hassell, Connie Marshall, Thomas Lemmons, Steven Reynolds, Robert Knee, Kenneth Carpenter Jr, William Thomas, W Benjamin Herrington, Steven Williamson, Michael Ellis, Donald Allison: Program guide system with flip and browse advertisements. United Video Properties, Ropes & Gray, December 17, 2013: US08613020 (141 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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Steven Reynolds, Joel Hassell, Thomas Lemmons, Ian Zenoni: System and method for providing an omnimedia package. Intellocity USA, Morrison & Foerster, March 28, 2006: US07020888 (99 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a system that permits a variable number of disparate streams of data to be packaged together as content into a single distinct program referred to as an omnimedia package. A framework definition may be specified and created for the omnimedia package to allow a client set top box to deco ...


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Steve Reynolds, Tom Lemmons, Ian Zenoni, Joel Hassell, Tom Huber: System and method for local meta data insertion. Intellocity USA, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner P A, July 13, 2010: US07757265 (7 worldwide citation)

A data modification system and method for selective insertion of local meta data into an incoming data stream, the incoming data stream having a video data component and a meta data component. The data modification system comprises an incoming data terminal, a local data terminal, and a data modific ...


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Thomas Lemmons, Ian Zenoni, Thomas Huber, Steven O Markel, Mark Margaretten, Steven Reynolds, Joel Hassell: Method and system for initiating an interactive game. OpenTV, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, January 13, 2015: US08932136

The present invention is an interactive system and method whereby participants may engage in a contest that is simultaneously or subsequently broadcast. The broadcast signal may be for the purpose of a pure entertainment source or may be an enticement to play the shown or other interactive games. Th ...


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Jason Canney, Dan Davies, Ed Knudson, Chris Pizzurro, Joel Hassell, Yong Liu, Michael Munhall: Systems and methods for determining effectiveness of asset insertion. Canoe Ventures, Duft Bornsen & Fettig, Gregory T Fettig, February 7, 2017: US09565458

One system herein is operable to determine effectiveness of asset insertion in VOD content. The VOD content is selected by a user through a CPE. The system is operable to analyze upstream internet traffic through a cable television network, to identify household identifications from the upstream int ...


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Jason Canney, Joel Hassell, Sid Gregory, Tom Huber, Chris Pizzurro, Steve Markel, Jonathan E Farb, Thomas M Moretto, Bruce C Dilger, Timothy R Whitton, Christopher M Rippe: Auctioning for content on demand asset insertion. Canoe Ventures, Duft Bornsen & Fettig, Gregory T Fettig, January 2, 2018: US09860577

Systems and methods presented herein provide for Content On Demand (COD) asset insertion. A COD asset insertion decision system (CODAID) is communicatively coupled to a content distributor to process information about a COD content selection by a Customer Premises Equipment (CPE). The CODAID also pr ...


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Steve Reynolds, Tom Lemmons, Ian Zenoni, Joel Hassell, Tom Huber: System method for local meta data insertion. Cooley Godward, November 1, 2001: US20010037500-A1

A data modification system and method for selective insertion of local meta data into an incoming data stream, the incoming data stream having a video data component and a meta data component. The data modification system comprises an incoming data terminal, a local data terminal, and a data modific ...


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Thomas Lemmons, Ian Zenoni, Thomas Huber, Steven O Markel, Mark Margaretten, Steven Reynolds, Joel Hassell: Interactive game via set top boxes. The Law Offices of William W Cochran, March 21, 2002: US20020034980-A1

The present invention is an interactive system and method whereby participants may engage in a contest that is simultaneously or subsequently broadcast. The broadcast signal may be for the purpose of a pure entertainment source or may be an enticement to play the shown or other interactive games. Th ...


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Steven Reynolds, Joel Hassell, Thomas Lemmons, Ian Zenoni: System and method for providing an omnimedia package. The Law Offices of William W Cochran, September 26, 2002: US20020138852-A1

Disclosed is a system that permits a variable number of disparate streams of data to be packaged together as content into a single distinct program referred to as an omnimedia package. A framework definition may be specified and created for the omnimedia package to allow a client set top box to deco ...