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Andrew M Ritchie, Jonathan M Bradshaw: Method and apparatus for serving files to browsing clients. Ablaise, Nixon & Vanderhye PC, November 30, 2004: US06826565 (828 worldwide citation)

Output signals are served from a serving device to a plurality of browsing devices connected to a network. The output signals represent commands executable by each browsable device so as to display viewable data in accordance with specified page formatting. Requests from browsing clients are identif ...


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Ball Grant: Recording selection, high speed and high quality duplication, and royalty payment apparatus and method.. Ball Grant, Lakhani Karim, Lakhani Abdul, March 29, 1989: EP0309298-A2 (145 worldwide citation)

This invention provides a system that allows a customer to select various randomly accessible musical pieces to be copied at a rapid speed onto a tape for his immediate purchase, and that automatically forwards the appropriate royalty payments to the credit of the artists involved. In a preferred em ...


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Lightner Robert W: Vending system for remotely accessible stored information. February 27, 1973: US3718906 (139 worldwide citation)

A vending system includes a central station at which various information stored on master recordings can be selectively accessed by purchasers from any of multiple remote vending machines, the accessed information being reproduced on cartridge-type storage media at that vending machine. The cartridg ...


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Liu James C: System and method for on-line multimedia access. Sun Microsystems, January 7, 1998: EP0817103-A2 (136 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a method and system for providing access to multimedia content on-line which is updated virtually simultaneously with the vendor's update process. By a user accessing a page on the World Wide Web, for example, data (encrypted and unencrypted) and instructions are automatically downloade ...


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Todd Gordon William: Juke box. Music Hire Group, August 13, 1986: GB2170943-A (136 worldwide citation)

A juke box has a selection unit 1, a first play unit 3, a second play unit 4 and control means 2 responsive to the selection unit to initiate play of a selected work from the first play unit. An auxiliary control unit 6 responds to finishing of the play of the work to generate a signal for initiatin ...


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Linfoot Gerard: Cd-juke box with album cover display. Linfoot Gerard, Hart Bernard Paul, Your Electronics Specialists L, March 10, 1993: GB2259398-A (128 worldwide citation)

A musical reproduction system for use in a domestic or social environment which includes a monitor or screen coupled to a musical reproduction apparatus whereby selection of recordings displayed on the monitor or screen is used to direct selection or play of a given recording on the musical reproduc ...


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Martin John R: Improved method of updating electronic data. Martin John R, June 2, 1999: EP0919964-A2 (124 worldwide citation)

We provide a method of updating electronic data stored in a plurality of electronic amusement devices, for example, computer jukeboxes or electronic dart games. The method includes the steps of providing a master information source from which information, for example, new songs, programs, or adverti ...


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Ballhorn Karsten: Network for multimedia devices. Nsm, March 1, 2000: EP0982695-A2 (118 worldwide citation)

Die Erfindung betrifft ein Multimediabox-Netzwerk, bestehend aus einem Datenserver, der einen Massenspeicher umfasst, auf dem digitale Musikst├╝cke und/oder Videos gespeichert sind, und aus mehreren Multimediaboxen, wobei eine Multimediabox jeweils eine Bedieneinheit, einen lokalen Speicher und eine ...


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Nathan Guy, Mastronardi Tony: Intelligent digital audiovisual playback system. Technical Maintenance, July 30, 1997: EP0786122-A1 (117 worldwide citation)

Payment-based audiovisual playback system characterized by comprising a microprocessor unit, primarily including storage means for storing inter alia in digital form the visual and sound information to be used, and associated, through a number of interfaces, with display means for sound playback whi ...


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