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Simon Rowe
Geoffrey R Smith, Iain Merrick, Michael A Killianey, John Alastair Hawkins, Greg Hecht, Simon Rowe: Log processing to determine impression values using reliable durations. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, December 14, 2010: US07853969 (15 worldwide citation)

Set top box logs are received from a television provider and processed to compensate for broadcast latency and generate normalized log data, e.g., log data that are indexed to a relative time. Channel tunes and the channel tune times of the normalized log data can be compared to expected air times o ...


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Simon Rowe
Geoffrey R Smith, Kaustuv, Daniel J Zigmond, Jay Shrauner, John Alastair Hawkins, Simon Rowe, Michael A Killianey, Yaroslav Volovich, Iain Merrick: Log processing of channel tunes and channel tune times generated from a television processing device. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, June 22, 2010: US07743394 (3 worldwide citation)

Reporting data related to content processing devices, e.g., television devices, are processed to identify channel tunes and corresponding tune times of the content processing devices. Automatically generated channel tunes based on the corresponding tune times are identified. Content items that are a ...


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Bruce A Leak, Michael A Killianey: Method and apparatus for generating a tour of world wide web sites. WebTV Networks, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, January 30, 2001: US06182072 (141 worldwide citation)

A method is provided of displaying World Wide Web pages on a display device. A number of hypertext links are identified, wherein each hypertext link is for locating one of a plurality of Web pages. The hypertext links may be identified from a particular Web page or from results of a Web search. Web ...


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Phillip Y Goldman, Michael A Killianey, Daniel J Zigmond: System and method of inserting advertisements into an information retrieval system display. Microsoft Corporation, Workman Nydegger, May 23, 2006: US07051351 (123 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for selecting and inserting advertisements in an information document displayed to a user, wherein the selection is based at least in part on television programming viewed by the user. The systems and methods may be implemented using the Internet or another information retrieval ...


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Stuart Ozer, Timothy F Park, Daniel J Zigmond, Michael A Killianey: Tracking viewing behavior of advertisements on a home entertainment system. Webtv Networks, Workman Nydegger, March 16, 2004: US06708335 (83 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for tracking viewing behavior of advertisements on home entertainment systems. A processing device associated with the home entertainment system determines that an advertisement is being displayed. For example, the processing device can recognize an identifying marker embedded in ...


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Stuart Ozer, Timothy F Park, Daniel J Zigmond, Michael A Killianey: Tracking viewing behavior of a home entertainment system. WebTV Networks, Workman Nydegger, March 9, 2004: US06704929 (81 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for providing and tracking viewing behavior of home entertainment systems. A viewer event such as tuning to a selected television channel, occurs at a home entertainment system. The event is coupled with information describing the programming viewed on the home entertainment syst ...


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Andrew T McFadden, Mark Wagner, Wei Huang, Dean J Blackketter, Michael A Killianey, Alan G Bishop: Method and apparatus for remote update of clients by a server via broadcast satellite. WEBTV Networks, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, September 2, 2003: US06614804 (49 worldwide citation)

The invention involves transmission download of data to plural, mass storage medium-based remote users of content or software upgrades or multiple versions. Optionally provided are pre-download scheduling of one or more future download sessions and post-download remote scripted software execution by ...


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Geoffrey R Smith, Kaustuv, Daniel J Zigmond, Jay Shrauner, John Alastair Hawkins, Simon M Rowe, Michael A Killianey, Yaroslav Volovich, Iain Merrick: Channel tune dwell time log processing. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, January 3, 2012: US08091101 (2 worldwide citation)

Reporting data related to content processing devices, e.g., television devices, are processed to identify channel tunes and corresponding tune times of the content processing devices. Automatically generated channel tunes based on the corresponding tune times are identified. Content items that are a ...


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Geoffrey R Smith, Kaustuv, Daniel J Zigmond, Jay Shrauner, John Alastair Hawkins, Simon M Rowe, Michael A Killianey, Yaroslav Volovich, Iain Merrick: Channel tune dwell time log processing. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, May 7, 2013: US08438591 (1 worldwide citation)

Reporting data related to content processing devices, e.g., television devices, are processed to identify channel tunes and corresponding tune times of the content processing devices. Automatically generated channel tunes based on the corresponding tune times are identified. Content items that are a ...


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Phillip Y Goldman, Michael A Killianey, Daniel J Zigmond: System and method of inserting advertisements into an information retrieval system display. Workman Nydegger & Seeley, July 17, 2003: US20030135853-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for selecting and inserting advertisements in an information document displayed to a user, wherein the selection is based at least in part on television programming viewed by the user. The systems and methods may be implemented using the Internet or another information retrieval ...



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