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Robert A Knee, Anthony R Favia, Bruce Davis, Larry Miller: Electronic television program guide schedule system and method with data feed access. Weil Gotshal & Manges, December 31, 1996: US05589892 (1055 worldwide citation)

An electronic program schedule system with access to both stored television program schedule information and data feeds containing status information for live programs such as sporting events. The system includes a data processor for receiving program schedule information for a plurality of programs ...


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Jack D Hidary, Craig Ullman, Nova T Spivack: Enhanced video programming system and method for incorporating and displaying retrieved integrated internet information segments. ACTV, Dorsey & Whitney, June 30, 1998: US05774664 (696 worldwide citation)

A system for integrating video programming with the vast information resources of the Internet. A computer-based system receives a video program and uniform resource locators (URLs). The URLs, the effective addresses of locations or Web sites on the Internet, are interpreted by the system and direct ...


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Jack D Hidary, Craig Ullman: Enhanced video programming system and method for incorporating and displaying retrieved integrated internet information segments. ACTV, Dorsey & Whitney, July 7, 1998: US05778181 (575 worldwide citation)

A system for integrating video programming with the vast information resources of the Internet. A computer based system receives a video program with embedded uniform resource locators (URLs). The URLs, the effective addresses of locations or Web sites on the Internet, are interpreted by the system ...


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H Eckhard Kr u ger, Bernd Freienstein, Thomas Sch a fer: Television viewing center system. Robert Bosch, Frishauf Holtz Goodman & Woodward, December 11, 1984: US04488179 (572 worldwide citation)

At least two television reception tuners are used in a viewing center system, one for the television signals and the other for supplementary information transmitted during the blanking intervals and separated in the reception center by a data separation stage. A programmable control stage including ...


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Craig Ullman, Jack D Hidary, Nova T Spivack: Enhanced video programming system and method for incorporating and displaying retrieved integrated internet information segments. ACTV, Dorsey & Whitney, January 25, 2000: US06018768 (569 worldwide citation)

A system for integrating video programming with the vast information resources of the Internet. A computer-based system receives a video program with embedded uniform resource locators (URLs). The URLs, the effective addresses of locations or Web sites on the Internet, are interpreted by the system ...


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Larry Miller, Edward B Knudson, Bruce Davis, Paul Darata: Electronic television program guide schedule system and method including virtual channels. Weil Gotshal & Manges, December 17, 1996: US05585866 (549 worldwide citation)

An electronic program schedule system having virtual channels which includes a receiver for receiving broadcast, satellite or cablecast television programs for a plurality of television channels and a tuner for tuning a television receiver to a selected one of the plurality of channels. A data proce ...


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Brian L Klosterman: Method and apparatus for merging television program schedule information received from multiple television schedule information sources. StarSight Telecast Incorporated, David G Townsend and Townsend and Crew Beck, August 27, 1996: US05550576 (536 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a scheme for merging television schedule information received from multiple sources (26, 28, 30 and 34). In the preferred embodiment, a microprocessor (36) mixes and sorts the schedule information received from multiple source devices (26, 28, 30 or 34). The schedule i ...


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Bruce Davis, Michael Dean Ellis, Edward Bruce Knudson, William L Thomas: Electronic television program guide schedule system and method with pop-up hints. Weil Gotshal & Manges, October 13, 1998: US05822123 (515 worldwide citation)

An electronic program schedule system which includes a receiver for receiving broadcast, satellite or cablecast television programs for a plurality of television channels and a tuner for tuning a television receiver to a selected one of the plurality of channels. A data processor receives and stores ...


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Steven M Schein, David P Warden, Molly K King, Theresa A Alba, Robert E Russman: Television schedule system and method of operation for multiple program occurrences. Starsight Telecast, Christie Parker & Hale, September 1, 1998: US05801787 (469 worldwide citation)

An improved television guide system. According to one embodiment of the invention, television guide information is provided that includes multiple occurrences of a single show. The guide system of the present invention allows the user to identify a show and, thereafter, identify when the identified ...


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Jerry Alten, Bruce Davis, Michael Morris, Roger Youman: Electronic television program guide schedule system and method. Weil Gotshal & Manges, July 14, 1998: US05781246 (364 worldwide citation)

An electronic program schedule system which includes a receiver for receiving broadcast, satellite or cablecast television programs for a plurality of television channels and a tuner for tuning a television receiver to a selected one of the plurality of channels. A data processor receives and stores ...