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Howard Look, Robert Vallone, David Avraham Brown, Karen Bedard, Wijnand Van Stam, Ain McKendrick: Television viewer interface system. Tivo, Kirk D Wong, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, June 29, 2004: US06757906 (333 worldwide citation)

A television viewer interface system provides a viewer interface that allows the viewer to access different functions of a system. The invention's construct allows items called video loopsets to be stored on a storage device and displays single or multiple video loopsets in the background area ...


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Robert Vallone, Howard Look, Ain McKendrick, David Avraham Brown, Kyrie Robinson, Jeffrey Ma: Multimedia schedule presentation system. TiVo, Michael A Glenn, Kirk D Wong, Glenn Patent Group, November 4, 2003: US06642939 (327 worldwide citation)

A multimedia schedule presentation system provides a program guide area which is a list of the programs that are currently airing, was aired, or is scheduled. The program guide area is semi-transparent and overlays on the broadcast program material that the user is currently watching. The invention ...


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David Avraham Brown, Howard Look, Robert Vallone, Kyrie Robinson, Ann Sydeman, Karen Bedard: Multimedia program bookmarking system. TiVo, Kirk D Wong, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, March 15, 2005: US06868225 (161 worldwide citation)

A multimedia program bookmarking system provides a bookmark function that allows the user to bookmark a program where he left off. The invention records the frame of the program where the user stopped when the user commands the system to do so. Alternatively, the invention automatically bookmarks th ...


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Robert Vallone, Howard Look, Ain McKendrick: Multimedia visual progress indication system. Tivo, Kirk D Wong, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, January 25, 2005: US06847778 (126 worldwide citation)

A multimedia visual progress indication system that provides a trick play bar that is overlaid onto the program material or displayed on a dedicated display. A cache bar inside of the trick play bar indicates the length of a recording session or the length of stored program material and expands to t ...


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Wijnand Van Stam, Robert Vallone: Automatic playback overshoot correction system. Tivo, Kirk D Wong, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, February 1, 2005: US06850691 (96 worldwide citation)

An automatic playback overshoot correction system predicts the position in the program material where the user expects to be when the user stops the fast forward or reverse progression of the program material. The invention determines the position where the program material was stopped. The media co ...


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Howard Look, Robert Vallone, David Avraham Brown, Karen Bedard, Wijnand Van Stam, Ain McKendrick: Television viewer interface system. TiVo, Hickman Palermo Truong Becker Bingham Wong, July 10, 2012: US08220021 (54 worldwide citation)

A television viewer interface system provides a viewer interface that allows the viewer to access different functions of a system. A highlight bar is responsive to the user's commands and is used to indicate the current menu item that can be selected by the user. Information is presented in a succes ...


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Wijnand Van Stam, Robert Vallone: Automatic playback overshoot correction system. TiVo, Kirk D Wong, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, February 17, 2009: US07493015 (39 worldwide citation)

An automatic playback overshoot correction system predicts the position in the program material where the user expects to be when the user stops the fast forward or reverse progression of the program material. The system determines the position where the program material was stopped and transitions ...


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Robert Vallone, Howard Look, Ain McKendrick: Multimedia visual progress indication system. TiVo, Kirk D Wong, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, January 22, 2008: US07321716 (28 worldwide citation)

A multimedia visual progress indication system that provides a cache bar that is overlaid onto the program material or displayed on a dedicated display. A cache bar indicates the length of a recording session or the length of stored program material and expands to the right when material is being re ...


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Robert Vallone, Howard Look, Ain McKendrick: Multimedia visual progress indication system. TiVo, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, February 7, 2012: US08111975 (4 worldwide citation)

A multimedia visual progress indication system that provides a cache bar that is overlaid onto the program material or displayed on a dedicated display. A cache bar indicates the length of a recording session or the length of stored program material and expands to the right when material is being re ...


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Robert Vallone, Howard Look, Ain McKendrick: Multimedia visual progress indication system. TiVo, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, March 13, 2012: US08135264 (4 worldwide citation)

A multimedia visual progress indication system that provides a cache bar that is overlaid onto the program material or displayed on a dedicated display. A cache bar indicates the length of a recording session or the length of stored program material and expands to the right when material is being re ...