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Paul G Allen: Webcam-based interface for initiating two-way video communication and providing access to cached video. Digeo, Kory D Christensen, Stoel Rives, September 6, 2005: US06941575 (98 worldwide citation)

A plurality of live video streams are generated by video cameras associated with terminals in a network. In one embodiment, the live video streams are received and cached by a first terminal. In addition, the live video streams are simultaneously displayed on the first terminal in one of various for ...


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Paul G Allen, Stephen P Bard, Robert W Gallup: Multi-media slide presentation system with a moveable, tracked popup menu with button and title bars. Asymetrix Corporation, LaRiviere Grubman & Payne, March 19, 1996: US05500936 (98 worldwide citation)

A system for a multimedia slide presentation having a computer, display screen, sound system, video disc, video cassette recorder, photo compact disc drive, compact disc read only memory (CD ROM), and a pointing device (trackball or mouse). Each slide may contain photographs, text, graphics, and cha ...


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Paul G Allen, Edward S Boyden, Mahalaxmi Gita Bangera, W Daniel Hillis, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Edward K Y Jung, Eric C Leuthardt, Dennis J Rivet, Michael A Smith, Elizabeth A Sweeney, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Health-related signaling via wearable items. The Invention Science Fund I, January 10, 2012: US08094009 (89 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are described for configuring and using displays, speakers, or other output devices positioned by an article of clothing or other such structure wearable by a healthcare recipient, for example, in a clinic or residential care facility.


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Paul G Allen: Methods for audio capture and communication during television broadcasts. Digeo, Kory D Christensen, Stoel Rives, September 13, 2005: US06944880 (84 worldwide citation)

A remote control for an interactive television system includes an integrated microphone and a wireless transmitter for transmitting audio information generated by the microphone to the interactive television system. A set top box for the interactive television system includes a wireless receiver for ...


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Paul G Allen: Systems and methods for remote video and audio capture and communication. Digeo, Kory D Christensen, Stoel Rives, March 4, 2003: US06529233 (57 worldwide citation)

A remote control for an interactive television system includes an integrated camera, a specifically-designated button for activating the camera, and a wireless transmitter for transmitting video information captured by the camera to the interactive television system. The remote control also includes ...


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Paul G Allen: Webcam-based interface for initiating two-way video communication. Digeo, Kory D Christensen, Stoel Rives, February 21, 2006: US07003795 (52 worldwide citation)

A plurality of user-selectable video streams are displayed on a first terminal, each video stream being generated by a video camera associated with a different terminal in a network. By selecting one of the displayed video streams, a user may establish two-way video communication between the first t ...


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Paul G Allen: Remote control device for video and audio capture and communication. Digeo, Kory D Christensen, Stoel Rives, December 3, 2002: US06489986 (51 worldwide citation)

A remote control for an interactive television system includes an integrated camera and a wireless transmitter for transmitting video information captured by the camera to the interactive television system. A set top box for the interactive television system includes a wireless receiver for receivin ...


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Paul G Allen, James A Billmaier, Robert E Novak, Matthew Regan: System and method for tracking an object with multiple cameras. Digeo, Kory D Christensen, Stoel Rives, December 6, 2005: US06972787 (45 worldwide citation)

An object is tracked with a plurality of cameras, at least one of which is sensitive to both visible and invisible light. An invisible light illuminator attached to the object reflects a target of invisible light. At least one camera processes the invisible light. A command module then selects and a ...


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Paul G Allen, James A Billmaier, John M Kellum, Anthony F Istvan, Dewey Reid, Philip Rogan: System and method for focused navigation within a user interface. Kory D Christensen, Stoel Rives, January 19, 2010: US07650569 (44 worldwide citation)

A method for navigation of television program listings within a user interface includes successively displaying a first set of visual cards in a first area of the user interface. Each visual card of the first set of visual cards represents a corresponding broadcast time slot associated with a graphi ...


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Paul G Allen, James A Billmaier, Matthew Regan: System and method for selectively obscuring a video signal. Digeo, Kory D Christensen, Stoel Rives, April 27, 2004: US06727935 (39 worldwide citation)

An object may be identified with a camera that is sensitive to both visible and invisible light. The camera receives a target of invisible light, either from an invisible light illuminator attached to the object, or via radiation from the object itself. The system processes the invisible light to po ...



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