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Keith Reynolds Wehmeyer, Jeffrey Philip Reavis, Robert Howard Miller, Sheila Renee Crosby, Hugh Boyd Morrison, Megan Louise Brown: Scheduler employing a predictive agent for use in a television receiver. Thomson Consumer Electronics, Joseph S Tripoli, Peter M Emanuel, Frank Y Liao, February 2, 1999: US05867226 (296 worldwide citation)

In a television system in which at least program title information for programs which are to be transmitted in the future is transmitted in advance to form a channel guide listing, apparatus is provided for searching for specific television programs which satisfy certain criteria concerning a user's ...


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Kenneth Wayne Maze, Jeffrey Philip Reavis, Robert Howard Miller, Sheila Renee Crosby, Keith Reynolds Wehmeyer, Hugh Boyd Morrison, Megan Louise Brown: Scheduler apparatus employing a gopher agent. Thomson Licensing, Joseph S Tripoli, Frank Y Liao, April 10, 2001: US06216264 (235 worldwide citation)

In a television system in which at least program title information for programs which are to be transmitted in the future is transmitted in advance to form a channel guide listing, apparatus is provided for searching the listing for specific user-entered information, and upon successful conclusion t ...


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Robert Howard Miller, Sheila Renee Crosby, Robert Joseph Logan: Hierarchical menu graphical user interface. Thomson Licensing, Joseph S Tripoli, Ronald H Kurdyla, Joel M Fogelson, December 9, 2003: US06661437 (75 worldwide citation)

A disclosed processing device, including an on-screen User interface display, incorporates a means for generating a display of a plurality of hierarchically ordered menus. The menus include a current menu) and a preceding parent menu showing a selection path from the parent menu to the current menu. ...


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Keith Reynolds Wehmeyer, Robert Joseph Logan, Robert Skipworth Comer, Sheila Renee Crosby: System for collating data from multiple sources to form a composite program guide for display. Thomson Licensing, Joseph J Laks, Paul P Kiel, Brian J Dorini, February 24, 2009: US07496946 (63 worldwide citation)

A video decoder system collates program guide information acquired from a variety of local and remote sources. Program guide information is received from a first source and a selectable program guide menu icon is displayed. A category of program guide information items from the first source is colla ...


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James Edwin Hailey, Michael Wayne Johnson, Hugh Boyd Morrison, Robert Joseph Logan, Robert Skipworth Comer, Sheila Renee Crosby: System for automatically forming a program guide from information derived from multiple sources. Thomson Licensing, Robert D Shedd, Harvey D Fried, Joel M Fogelson, May 12, 2009: US07533400 (61 worldwide citation)

A video decoder system automatically acquires program guide information from local and remote peripheral devices to form a composite program guide. Program guide information is received from a first source and access data is retrieved from memory. The access data is used to initiate communication au ...


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Hugh Boyd Morrison, Sheila Renee Crosby, Robert Joseph Logan: System and method for automatic audio and video control settings for television programs. Thomson Licensing, Joseph S Tripoli, Frank Y Liao, July 17, 2001: US06263502 (37 worldwide citation)

A system and method for automatically adjusting characteristics of a television receiver, such as the video and audio settings, based on characteristics of the program being viewed. The system accesses a pre-defined list of program topics and themes stored in a television database. For each topic an ...


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Kenneth Wayne Maze, Jeffrey Philip Reavis, Robert Howard Miller, Sheila Renee Crosby, Keith Reynolds Wehmeyer, Hugh Boyd Morrison, Megan Louise Brown: Scheduler apparatus employing a gopher agent for use in a television receiver. Thomson Licensing, Joseph S Tripoli, Ronald H Kurdyla, Joel M Fogelson, January 3, 2006: US06983483 (33 worldwide citation)

In a television system in which at least program title information for programs which are to be transmitted in the future is transmitted in advance to form a channel guide listing, apparatus is provided for searching the listing for specific user-entered information, and upon successful conclusion t ...


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Suthirug Num Pisutha Arnond, Sheila Renee Crosby, Eric Christensen, Paul Silver, George W Schaupp Jr, Keith McConnell, Scott E Preece: Message alert system and method of providing message notification. Motorola, Lawrence J Chapa, Paul J Bartusiak, March 24, 2009: US07509148 (11 worldwide citation)

A message alert system is useful for a communication device (10) having a display (12) and a processor (30). The message alert system includes a computer-readable medium (32) and a routine stored in the computer-readable medium (32) and configured for execution by the processor (30). The routine inc ...


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Sheila Renee Crosby, Steven Todd Barlow, Robert John Strong: System and method for navigating within a display having different display sections. Thomson Licensing, Joseph J Laks, Robert D Shedd, Brian J Cromarty, December 12, 2006: US07149985 (6 worldwide citation)

A system and a method for navigating within a display having one or more display sections are disclosed. A section from the one or more display sections is selected. In response to the selection, a navigational symbol is displayed on a border of the selected section, the symbol corresponding to a di ...


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Keith Reynolds Wehmeyer, Robert Joseph Logan, Robert Skipworth Comer, Sheila Renee Crosby: System for collating data from multiple sources to form a composite program guide for display. Thomson Licensing, Robert D Shedd, Paul P Kiel, Brian J Dorini, December 14, 2010: US07853974 (1 worldwide citation)

A video decoder system collates program guide information acquired from a variety of local and remote sources. Program guide information is received from a first source and a selectable program guide menu icon is displayed. A category of program guide information items from the first source is colla ...



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