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Edward Knudson, Joel Hassell, Connie Marshall, Thomas Lemmons, Steven Reynolds, Robert Knee, Kenneth Carpenter Jr, William Thomas, W Benjamin Herrington, Steven Williamson, Michael Ellis, Donald Allison: Program guide system with flip and browse advertisements. United Video Properties, Ropes & Gray, December 17, 2013: US08613020 (117 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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Bruce Bradley, James Barkley, Robert Knee, Mark McKelvey: Managing stored content. Comcast Cable Communications, Banner & Witcoff, November 24, 2015: US09197872 (1 worldwide citation)

A content management system may assist users in managing the storage of various pieces of content, such as television programs, that the user has recorded. The system may track the user's consumption behavior, determining which programs the user regularly watches and which programs the user regularl ...


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Bruce Bradley, Robert Knee: Streaming and downloading of content. COMCAST CABLE COMMUNICATIONS, Banner & Witcoff, February 7, 2017: US09565228

Methods, apparatuses, systems, and software are described for providing content to a device comprising streaming content and sending content in a non-streaming manner (e.g., by downloading a file containing the content). In some aspects, switching between streaming and downloading may be performed i ...


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Michael D Ellis, Jon P Radloff, Robert Knee, Michael Craner, Joshua Berry: Systems and methods for using playlists. Guideworks, Ropes & Gray, May 15, 2008: US20080115173-A1

Systems and methods for automatically generating a playlist of series assets and systems and methods for grouping assets of a playlist in clusters are provided. In one embodiment, series assets may automatically be included into a playlist for that series. In another embodiment, an interactive media ...


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Michael D Ellis, Jon P Radloff, Robert Knee, Michael Craner, Joshua Berry: Systems and methods for using playlists. Rovi Guides, Ropes & Gray, December 23, 2010: US20100325650-A1

Systems and methods for automatically generating a playlist of series assets and systems and methods for grouping assets of a playlist in clusters are provided. In one embodiment, series assets may automatically be included into a playlist for that series. In another embodiment, an interactive media ...


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Michael D Ellis, Jon P Radloff, Robert Knee, Michael Craner, Joshua Berry: Systems and methods for using playlists. Rovi Guides, July 14, 2011: US20110170840-A1

Systems and methods for automatically generating a playlist of series assets and systems and methods for grouping assets of a playlist in clusters are provided. In one embodiment, series assets may automatically be included into a playlist for that series. In another embodiment, an interactive media ...


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Michael D Ellis, Jon P Radloff, Robert Knee, Michael Craner, Joshua Berry: Systems and methods for using playlists. Rovi Guides, March 29, 2012: US20120079385-A1

Systems and methods for automatically generating a playlist of series assets and systems and methods for grouping assets of a playlist in clusters are provided. In one embodiment, series assets may automatically be included into a playlist for that series. In another embodiment, an interactive media ...



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