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Sharon F Glusker, Stuart Ozer, Steven Paul Breyer: Method and apparatus for alerting a television viewers to the programs other viewers are watching. Microsoft Corporation, Workman Nydegger, January 13, 2009: US07478414 (92 worldwide citation)

Described are methods and apparatus that allow viewers to access timely data showing what other viewers are watching at (or near) a given moment. Thus, for example, a viewer could tune in, find out which ten programs currently being broadcast are most popular, and then select from among these progra ...


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Dean J Blackketter, Timothy F Park, Daniel J Zigmond, Sharon F Glusker, John Matheny: Scheduling the recording of television programs. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, January 2, 2007: US07159232 (59 worldwide citation)

A television receiving system displays an advertisement for a future television program. If the future television program is identified as recordable, the system also displays an option to set a reminder for the advertised program and/or an option to record the advertised program on a video recorder ...


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Dean J Blackketter, Timothy F Park, Daniel J Zigmond, Sharon F Glusker, John R Matheny: Scheduling the recording of television programs. Microsoft Corporation, December 4, 2007: US07305692 (9 worldwide citation)

A television receiving system displays an advertisement for a future television program. If the future television program is identified as recordable, the system also displays an option to set a reminder for the advertised program and/or an option to record the advertised program on a video recorder ...


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Dean J Blackketter, Timothy F Park, Daniel J Zigmond, Sharon F Glusker, John R Matheny: Television program pause for interactive sessions. Microsoft Corporation, March 9, 2010: US07676138 (7 worldwide citation)

A television receiving system displays an advertisement for a future television program. If the future television program is identified as recordable, the system also displays an option to set a reminder for the advertised program and/or an option to record the advertised program on a video recorder ...


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Dean J Blackketter, Timothy F Park, Daniel J Zigmond, Sharon F Glusker, John R Matheny: Scheduling the recording of television programs. Microsoft Corporation, February 8, 2011: US07885517 (5 worldwide citation)

A television receiving system displays an advertisement for a future television program. If the future television program is identified as recordable, the system also displays an option to set a reminder for the advertised program and/or an option to record the advertised program on a video recorder ...


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Dean J Blackketter, Timothy F Park, Daniel J Zigmond, Sharon F Glusker, John Matheny: Scheduling the recording of television programs. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes Pllc, September 8, 2005: US20050196136-A1

A television receiving system displays an advertisement for a future television program. If the future television program is identified as recordable, the system also displays an option to set a reminder for the advertised program and/or an option to record the advertised program on a video recorder ...


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Dean J Blackketter, Timothy F Park, Daniel J Zigmond, Sharon F Glusker, John Matheny: Scheduling the recording of television programs. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes Pllc, September 8, 2005: US20050196137-A1

A television receiving system displays an advertisement for a future television program. If the future television program is identified as recordable, the system also displays an option to set a reminder for the advertised program and/or an option to record the advertised program on a video recorder ...


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Dean J Blackketter, Timothy F Park, Daniel J Zigmond, Sharon F Glusker, John R Matheny: Scheduling the recording of television programs. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes Pllc, September 8, 2005: US20050196138-A1

A television receiving system displays an advertisement for a future television program. If the future television program is identified as recordable, the system also displays an option to set a reminder for the advertised program and/or an option to record the advertised program on a video recorder ...


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Dean J Blackketter, Timothy F Park, Daniel J Zigmond, Sharon F Glusker, John Matheny: Scheduling the recording of television programs. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes Pllc, September 8, 2005: US20050196139-A1

A television receiving system displays an advertisement for a future television program. If the future television program is identified as recordable, the system also displays an option to set a reminder for the advertised program and/or an option to record the advertised program on a video recorder ...