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Steven Ericsson Zenith: System for interactive chat without a keyboard. Workman Nydegger & Seeley, February 11, 2003: US06519771 (166 worldwide citation)

Abstract of the Disclosure A user interface device has a graphical user interface that can simultaneously display a combination of television and related Internet content, along with predetermined responses to the television or video content. The predetermined responses may offer a set of choices, a ...


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Steven Ericsson Zenith: Multimode interactive television chat. Microsoft Corporation, Workman Nydegger, April 25, 2006: US07036083 (76 worldwide citation)

A user interface device has a graphical user interface that can simultaneously display a combination of television and Internet content in various display modes. The display modes may have different proportions, positioning or other features of the Internet and television content. A viewer of the us ...


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Steven Ericsson Zenith: Interactive multi media user interface using affinity based categorization. Microsoft Corporation, Workman Nydegger, October 16, 2007: US07284202 (71 worldwide citation)

Computing devices capable of internetworking and receiving, storing and viewing programmed (scheduled) television and multimedia content provide a platform for access to a combination of Internet and Television content and services. On this platform, a mix of pre-scripted and live interactive dialog ...


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Steven Ericsson Zenith: Multimode interactive television chat. Microsoft Corporation, October 21, 2008: US07441199 (7 worldwide citation)

A user interface device has a graphical user interface that can simultaneously display a combination of television and Internet content in various display modes. The display modes may have different proportions, positioning or other features of the Internet and television content. Means are included ...


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Steven Ericsson Zenith: Interactive multi media user interface using affinity based categorization. Microsoft Corporation, Workman Nydegger Microsoft, January 10, 2008: US20080010659-A1

An affinity-based interface provides fictional and non-fictional characters that are enabled to interact with viewers. The fictional and non-fictional characters are each emblematic of a specific affinity group categorization, which a user personally identifies with and is drawn to. Selection of an ...


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Steven Ericsson Zenith: Multimode interactive television chat. MIcrosoft Corporation, Workman Nydegger Microsoft, June 15, 2006: US20060130109-A1

A user interface device has a graphical user interface that can simultaneously display a combination of television and Internet content in various display modes. The display modes may have different proportions, positioning or other features of the Internet and television content. Means are included ...