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Jonathan N Sposato: Method and system for displaying an interactive program with intervening informational segments. Microsoft Corporation, Jones & Askew, July 14, 1998: US05781228 (234 worldwide citation)

In association with an interactive television system, a method and system for displaying an interactive program having intervening informational segments. When additional information is available, an additional information marker is displayed on the display screen and is selected by manipulating a r ...


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Jonathan N Sposato, Jon B Kimmich, Jeffrey Aaron Lubetkin: Graphical viewer interface for an interactive network system. Microsoft Corporation, Jones & Askew, October 28, 1997: US05682511 (162 worldwide citation)

A graphical viewer interface appropriate for children's programming provided through an interactive television system for running programs ordered by the viewer. The inventive system includes a method for displaying on a television screen a plurality of control items including a character window, an ...


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Jon B Kimmich, Jeffrey Aaron Lubetkin, Jonathan N Sposato: Method and system for selecting a video piece from a database. Microsoft Corporation, Jones & Askew, October 14, 1997: US05678012 (47 worldwide citation)

A system and method for selecting a video piece from an assortment of video pieces available over an interactive network uses a graphical interface in connection with a database on which each of the available video pieces is characterized by categories and by quantitative rating of criteria. The cha ...