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Lee R Johnson, Elizabeth A Smith, Howard L Myers, Fitzroy E Williams, Curt M Kuban: Cable television transaction terminal. Scientific Atlanta, Banner Birch McKie & Beckett, December 31, 1991: US05077607 (329 worldwide citation)

A cable television transaction terminal comprises a keyboard for entry of selection and field completion data and a teletext screen generator for actuating a visual display of teletext screens comprising selection items or completion fields. Each screen is uniquely identified and stored in terminal ...


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Lee R Johnson, Elizabeth A Smith: Interactive television terminal with programmable background audio or video. Scientific Atlanta, Banner Birch McKie & Beckett, February 5, 1991: US04991011 (313 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for use in a television terminal selectively provides a background audio or video signal or both to accompany display of a screen of textual information. The apparatus comprises a tuning circuit for tuning to a predetermined background channel determined by user selection of a particular t ...


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Curt M Kuban, Jeffrey C Ting, Fitzroy E Williams, Lee R Johnson, Elizabeth A Smith, Howard L Myers: Interactive room status/time information system. Scientific Atlanta, Banner Birch McKie & Beckett, February 19, 1991: US04994908 (300 worldwide citation)

An interactive room status/time information system is provided having a terminal associated with a television comprising a processor for processing data, an associated memory for storing operation data and control algorithms, a keypad with remote control for inputting information, a character genera ...


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Lee R Johnson, Elizabeth A Smith, Howard L Myers, Curt M Kuban: Terminal authorization method. Scientific Atlanta, Banner Birch McKie & Beckett, March 19, 1991: US05001554 (272 worldwide citation)

A terminal apparatus for use in a cable television system which provides a plurality of channels capable of being tuned for display at a television receiver is provided. The apparatus includes a memory for storing data for generating a plurality of predetermined character screens and for storing dea ...


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Lee R Johnson, Luis A Rovira, Leo Montreuil, William E Wall Jr: Remote control for digital music terminal with synchronized communications. Scientific Atlanta, William A Marvin, Frederick W Powers III, January 25, 1994: US05282028 (264 worldwide citation)

A remote control system including a hand held remote control unit with an alphanumeric information display, for controlling and communicating with a first controlled device, such as a digital music tuner connected to a community antenna television (CATV) cable, and for controlling a selected one of ...


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Lee R Johnson, Elizabath A Smith, Howard L Myers: Automatic interactive television terminal configuration. Scientific Atlanta, Banner Birch McKie & Beckett, January 22, 1991: US04987486 (136 worldwide citation)

A two-way interactive addressable entertainment terminal comprises a processor, a keyboard, a character generator responsive to the processor and memory for storage of an algorithm related to the installation of the terminal and to providing a verification indication at the terminal of acknowledged ...


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Elizabeth A Smith, Lee R Johnson: Storage control method and apparatus for an interactive television terminal. Scientific Atlanta, Banner Birch McKie & Beckett, October 11, 1994: US05355480 (70 worldwide citation)

An interactive terminal comprises a processor, a local data store connected to the processor, a character generator responsive to processor control for generating a television signal output to an associated television receiver, a key pad or remote control for inputting information to the processor, ...


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Elizabeth A Smith, Lee R Johnson: Interactive subscription television terminal. Scientific Atlanta, Banner & Witcoff, May 19, 1998: US05754940 (62 worldwide citation)

A system for providing interactive services in a subscription television system includes a system controller for controlling the interactive services, a video signal source for transmitting a video signal and a subscriber terminal for receiving a downstream transaction from the system controller and ...


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Lee R Johnson: Terminal polling method. Scientific Atlanta, Banner Birch McKie & Beckett, October 1, 1991: US05053883 (52 worldwide citation)

A method of transferring data from a plurality of remote terminals to a central location over a communication network is disclosed. First random numbers are respectively generated for each of the remote terminals. A mask value is then determined. The random numbers associated with the remote termina ...


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Richard Falcone, Keith S Kelson, Jeremy W Duke, Lee R Johnson, Robert E Sullivan, Randy Hoffman: Systems and methods for offering a service to a party associated with a blocked call. Evercom Systems, Fulbright & Jaworski L, December 28, 2004: US06836540 (45 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, the present invention is directed to a method of offering a service to a user. The method comprises receiving a dialed number from a request to initiate a collect telephone call from an origination source; processing the dialed number to determine whether payment may be received f ...