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Joseph Eugene Oren, Robert W Schumann, Lisa S Walko, Kevin S McQueen: System and method for movie transaction processing. Digital Video Express, Paul Derinsky, McDermott Will & Emery, May 29, 2001: US06240401 (125 worldwide citation)

A system and method for tracking and processing transactions for such purposes as creating billing record and detecting possible fraudulent activities. The system and method relates to processing transactions associated with viewing movies, e.g. a video content distributed digitally on a digital vid ...


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Geoff Chatterton: System and method for digital multimedia stream conversion. Digeo, Kory D Christensen, Stoel Rives, October 3, 2006: US07116894 (125 worldwide citation)

A method for converting a program stream to a transport stream is described comprising: reading program stream packets from a digital versatile disk (“DVD”) based on user selections and navigation metadata contained on the DVD; extracting audio and video content packetized within the program stream ...


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Hung Cao Nguyen, Son Hong Ho: Dual-column syndrome generation for DVD error correction using an embedded DRAM. NeoMagic, Stuart T Auvinen, September 5, 2000: US06115837 (124 worldwide citation)

A digital-versatile disk (DVD) playback-controller integrated circuit (IC) writes data to a block in an embedded memory buffer. The block has rows and columns. Row syndromes are generated on-the-fly as the data is written from the DVD disk to the memory buffer. Row syndrome generation thus requires ...


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Douglas Bell, Michael A Leabman: System and method for smart registration of wireless power receivers in a wireless power network. Energous Corporation, Eric L Sophir, Dentons US, January 3, 2017: US09537354 (123 worldwide citation)

A system and method for smart registration of wireless power receivers within a wireless power network is disclosed. Each wireless power device may include a universally unique identifier (UUID). Each wireless power device bought by a customer may be registered, at the time of purchase or later. The ...


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Douglas Bell, Michael Leabman: System and method for smart registration of wireless power receivers in a wireless power network. Energous Corporation, Eric L Sophir, Dentons US, January 3, 2017: US09538382 (122 worldwide citation)

The embodiments described herein include a transmitter that transmits a power transmission signal (e.g., radio frequency (RF) signal waves) to create a three-dimensional pocket of energy. At least one receiver can be connected to or integrated into electronic devices and receive power from the pocke ...


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Craig Heron: Integrated vehicle navigation, communications and entertainment system. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Wood Herron & Evans L, April 25, 2000: US06055478 (122 worldwide citation)

An integrated vehicle navigation, communication and entertainment system which also has vehicle security features. A dash-mounted unit includes a global positioning system receiver for receiving radio frequency signals and generating therefrom a vehicle position, a screen for displaying navigational ...


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Evgeniy M Getsin, Allan B Lamkin, Todd R Collart: System, method and article of manufacture for remote unlocking of local content located on a client device. Interactual Technologies, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, March 4, 2003: US06529949 (122 worldwide citation)

A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for remotely controlling content stored on a local computer connected to a network system such as the Internet. The invention allows content such as DVD Video content to be locked so that play can only be accomplished through verification of u ...


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Mami Uchida, Ayumi Mizobuchi, Kasumi Takeda: Bi-directional communication system, display apparatus, base apparatus and bi-directional communication method. Sony Corporation, Frommer Lawrence & Haug, William S Frommer, Darren M Simon, August 16, 2005: US06930661 (121 worldwide citation)

A bi-directional communication system comprising a base apparatus and a display apparatus. The display apparatus is a portable liquid crystal display for viewing video programs and browsing the internet. The base apparatus contains a television tuner for receiving broadcast signals and wirelessly tr ...


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Dannie C Lau: Wireless theater system. Harman International Industries Incorporated, Brooks Kushman P C, January 10, 2017: US09544640 (121 worldwide citation)

A system and method for wireless transmission of high-definition audio and video signals include providing lossless raw video data wirelessly to a soundbar from a headunit to eliminate the multitude of wires that traditionally connect to a television in a home theater. In one embodiment, a wireless ...


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Brian E Marchant: Security apparatus for data transmission with dynamic random encryption. Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, May 29, 2001: US06240183 (119 worldwide citation)

A data encryption/decryption apparatus is disclosed which includes a controller coupled to an array of random data, an encryptor/decryptor and a plurality of encryption/decryption algorithms. The array of random data and the plurality of encryption/decryption algorithms are stored on an electronical ...