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Richard James Humpleman, G Kevin Harms, Michael S Deacon, Omi Chandiramani: Programming tool for home networks with an HTML page for a plurality of home devices. Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L Sherman, Jeffrey P Aiello, Sherman & Sherman, January 30, 2001: US06182094 (510 worldwide citation)

A method and system for generating a program guide for a home network having at least one multi-media device connected thereto is provided. According to the method, multi-media material associated with a first home device is identified. An HTML page is generated, based on the identified multi-media ...


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Richard James Humpleman, G Kevin Harms, Michael S Deacon, Omi Chandiramani: Home network, browser based, command and control. Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L Sherman Esq, Jeffrey P Aiello, Sherman & Sherman, March 6, 2001: US06198479 (236 worldwide citation)

A method and system for commanding and controlling diverse home devices on a home network to perform a service is provided. According to the method, a client device that is capable of displaying a user interface is connected to a home network. A software agent is executed on the client device to cau ...