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John A Schlack, Andrew Sutton, Andrew J Rampulla, Charles A Eldering: Profiling and identification of television viewers. Prime Research Alliance E, August 21, 2007: US07260823 (195 worldwide citation)

Profiling a television viewer by monitoring and processing, locally at a television viewing environment, the viewer's interactivity (e.g., via a remote control unit) with the television viewing environment. Generating one or more profiles for each viewer based on one or more of the multitude of inte ...


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John A Schlack: System and method for delivering statistically scheduled advertisements. Prime Research Alliance E, Technology Patents & Licensing, February 27, 2007: US07185353 (100 worldwide citation)

A system and method for scheduling advertisements in a television service network environment. An ad scheduler prepares an ad insertion schedule based on channel change statistical information and avail time information. The scheduler evaluates the statistical information, time durations between adj ...


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John A Schlack: System and method for delivering targeted advertisements using multiple presentation streams. Prime Research Alliance E, June 5, 2007: US07228555 (82 worldwide citation)

A system and method for delivering channels of presentation streams carrying targeted advertisements in a television service network environment. The system includes a generator for generating a set of presentation streams for each of programming channels, each of the presentation streams in each se ...


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John A Schlack, Andrew Sutton, Andrew J Rampulla, Charles A Eldering: Profiling and identification of television viewers. Prime Research Alliance E, Carlineo Spicer & Kee, October 25, 2011: US08046798 (64 worldwide citation)

Profiling a television viewer by monitoring and processing, locally at a television viewing environment, the viewer's interactivity (e.g., via a remote control unit) with the television viewing environment. Generating one or more profiles for each viewer based on one or more of the multitude of inte ...


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Charles A Eldering, Gregory C Flickinger, John A Schlack, John P Blasko: Queue based advertisement scheduling and sales. Prime Research Alliance E, Carlineo Spicer & Kee, April 3, 2012: US08151295 (26 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the invention, advertisement identifiers are stored in a queue in memory in the set top box or elsewhere corresponding to individual subscribers of a television service delivery network. The advertisements are retrieved and displayed in the order dictated by the queue as advertise ...


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John A Schlack: System and method for delivering statistically scheduled advertisements. Prime Research Alliance E, Carlineo Spicer & Kee, September 1, 2009: US07584490 (24 worldwide citation)

A system and method for scheduling advertisements in a television service network environment. An ad scheduler prepares an ad insertion schedule based on channel change statistical information and avail time information. The scheduler evaluates the statistical information, time durations between adj ...


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Sam Abadir, Robert Gaydos, Stephen Malaby, John A Schlack, Michael Chen, Clifford Lewis: Systems and methods for vertically integrated data distribution and access management. Concurrent Computer Corporation, Philip H Burrus IV, January 25, 2011: US07877468 (11 worldwide citation)

Scheduled data is received and distributed in a system, such as a DSDD system. A schedule director receives a schedule representing inventory of data available from a data source and desired times for distributing the data. The schedule director coordinates with one or more resource managers that ma ...


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Charles A Eldering, Gregory C Flickinger, John A Schlack, John P Blasko: Queue based advertisement scheduling and sales. PRIME RESEARCH ALLIANCE E, The Belles Group P C, February 6, 2018: US09888297 (2 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the invention, advertisement identifiers are stored in a queue in memory in the set top box or elsewhere corresponding to individual subscribers of a television service delivery network. The advertisements are retrieved and displayed in the order dictated by the queue as advertise ...


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John A Schlack: System and method for delivering statistically scheduled advertisements. Prime Research Alliance E, The Belles Group P C, May 14, 2013: US08443385 (2 worldwide citation)

A system and method for scheduling advertisements in a television service network environment. An ad scheduler prepares an ad insertion schedule based on channel change statistical information and avail time information. The scheduler evaluates the statistical information, time durations between adj ...


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Charles A Eldering, Gregory C Flickinger, John A Schlack, John P Blasko: Queue based advertisement scheduling and sales. PRIME RESEARCH ALLIANCE E, The Belles Group P C, August 30, 2016: US09432733 (1 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the invention, advertisement identifiers are stored in a queue in memory in the set top box or elsewhere corresponding to individual subscribers of a television service delivery network. The advertisements are retrieved and displayed in the order dictated by the queue as advertise ...