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Phivos C Aristides, Brian D Crites, Robert M Hohman: Interactive entertainment network system and method for providing program listings during non-peak times. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, August 12, 1997: US05657072 (431 worldwide citation)

An interactive entertainment network system has a program provider, multiple user interface units in individual homes, and a distribution network interconnecting the program provider and the user interface units. The program provider has a storage medium containing a plurality of program data record ...


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Phivos C Aristides, Brian D Crites, Robert M Hohman, Frank A Lawler: System and method for displaying program listings in an interactive electronic program guide. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, May 13, 1997: US05630119 (368 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is an interactive entertainment distribution network including a headend which is connected to provide programs to a plurality of user interface units in individual homes. The user interface units are configured to run electronic program guides for displaying available programs cate ...