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Robert A Knee, Anthony R Favia, Bruce Davis, Larry Miller: Electronic television program guide schedule system and method with data feed access. Weil Gotshal & Manges, December 31, 1996: US05589892 (980 worldwide citation)

An electronic program schedule system with access to both stored television program schedule information and data feeds containing status information for live programs such as sporting events. The system includes a data processor for receiving program schedule information for a plurality of programs ...


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Edward B Knudson, David M Rudnick, Michael D Ellis, Daniel C Hagenbuch, Joel G Hassell, Robert A Knee, Steven J Reynolds: Program guide system with real-time data sources. United Video Properties, Richard M Feustel Jr, Evelyn C Mak, Fish & Neave, March 18, 2003: US06536041 (317 worldwide citation)

A program guide system is provided in which an interactive television program guide that is implemented at least partially on user television equipment receives program listings data and real-time data such as sports scores, news data, and the like. The real-time data may be stored in a database mai ...


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Michael D Ellis, Edward B Knudson, Thomas R Lemmons, Joel G Hassell, Robert A Knee, Kevin B Easterbrook: Program guide system with preference profiles. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave IP Group Ropes & Gray, Tae Bum Shin, February 27, 2007: US07185355 (290 worldwide citation)

An interactive television program guide system is provided in which a user may inform a program guide of the user's interests. Information on the user's interests may be stored in a preference profile. There may be more than one preference profile, each for a different user. Each preference profile ...


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Edward B Knudson, Joel G Hassell, Connie T Marshall, Thomas R Lemmons, Steven J Reynolds, Robert A Knee, Kenneth F Carpenter Jr, William L Thomas, W Benjamin Herrington, Steven C Williamson, Michael D Ellis, Donald W Allison: Program guide system with flip and browse advertisements. United Video Properties, Alexander Shvarts, Fish & Neave, May 13, 2003: US06564379 (180 worldwide citation)

An interactive television program guide is provided in which advertisements may be displayed in program listings display regions on program guide screens. The program listings display regions may be browse displays or flip displays. The program guide screens contain video for the current channel to ...


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Michael D Ellis, Robert A Knee: Program guide application interface system. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave, December 16, 2003: US06665869 (136 worldwide citation)

A program guide system is provided that supports a program guide application and multiple non-guide applications. The program guide system has a program guide application interface that allows the non-guide applications to use both device resources and program guide resources. The application interf ...


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Steven J Reynolds, Robert A Knee, Michael D Ellis: Systems and methods for advertising television networks, channels, and programs. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave, May 25, 2004: US06742183 (135 worldwide citation)

The present invention allows control of the presentation of advertisements that are associated with television networks, channels, and programs, and enables a single broadcasting of each advertisement associated with a network to be made to numerous television systems in parallel. The presentation o ...


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Edward B Knudson, Joel G Hassell, Connie T Marshall, Thomas R Lemmons, Steven J Reynolds, Robert A Knee, Kenneth F Carpenter Jr, William L Thomas, W Benjamin Herrington, Steven C Williamson, Michael D Ellis, Donald W Allison: Program guide system with flip and browse advertisements. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave IP Group of Ropes & Grey, Andrew Van Court, Hong S Lin, May 2, 2006: US07039935 (119 worldwide citation)

An interactive television program guide is provided in which advertisements may be displayed in program listings display regions on program guide screens. The program listings display regions may be browse displays or flip displays. The program guide screens contain video for the current channel to ...


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Michael D Ellis, William L Thomas, Joel G Hassell, Thomas R Lemmons, David M Berezowski, Robert A Knee, Robert H McCoy: Interactive television program guide with remote access. United Video Properties, Ropes & Gray, October 25, 2011: US08046801 (116 worldwide citation)

An interactive television program guide with remote access is provided. The interactive television program guide is implemented on interactive television program guide equipment. A remote program guide access device is connected to the interactive television program guide equipment by a remote acces ...


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Kevin B Easterbrook, Robert A Knee, Joel G Hassell, Michael D Ellis: Electronic mail system employing a low bandwidth link for e-mail notifications. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave IP Group of Ropes & Gray, April 26, 2005: US06886030 (111 worldwide citation)

An e-mail notification system is provided. The e-mail notification system has a remote e-mail service system and at least one local client device. The e-mail service system is connected to the local client device via a primary communications link, and a secondary relatively low-bandwidth continuous ...


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Steven J Reynolds, David M Berezowski, Robert A Knee, Michael D Ellis, Joshua A Rosenthol, William Hein: Interactive television program guide with passive content. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave IP Group of Ropes & Gray, August 23, 2005: US06934963 (82 worldwide citation)

A hybrid passive-interactive program guide is generated by combining the features of an interactive program guide with the passive video portion of a passive program guide. The interactive guide may replace passive listings with interactive listings, replace passive features with interactive feature ...



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