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Jay S Walker, Robert C Tedesco, James A Jorasch: Methods and apparatus for determining hybrid wagering game sessions. IGT, K&L Gates, July 13, 2010: US07753770 (71 worldwide citation)

In accordance with some embodiments, a plurality of outcomes are generated and used to create a video presentation of representative outcomes of a wagering game. The video presentation is recorded onto a tangible medium (e.g., DVD or CD-ROM) or otherwise provided to a player (e.g., the player may ac ...


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Tanaka Yoshiaki, Ueno Shoji, Fuchigami Norihiko: Audio disc of improved data structure and reproduction apparatus therefor. Victor Company of Japan, August 5, 1998: EP0856849-A2 (71 worldwide citation)

An optical audio disc comprises the first pack (A Pack), the second pack (A-CONT Pack), the third pack (V Pack), and the fourth pack (CONT Pack) in which the A-CONT Pack is placed at the head of a data array and a plurality of the A and V Packs follow the A-CONT Pack in each audio contents block uni ...


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Daniel Watkins: Audio/visual device for capturing, searching and/or displaying audio/visual material. LSI Logic Corporation, John R Ley, May 31, 2005: US06901207 (69 worldwide citation)

An audio/visual (A/V) device, such as a DVD player, assists a user in finding desired programming from among DVD programs, conventional broadcast television (TV) programs and World Wide Web transmitted programs. The programs contain close caption (CC) and A/V content. The A/V device captures and sto ...


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Tzu Ping Lin: Apparatus and method for video data processing in digital video decoding. Mediatek, Thomas Kayden Horstemeyer & Risley, May 9, 2006: US07042511 (69 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for video data processing in digital video decoding, such as digital video disk (DVD) decoding, which produces new video data according to main picture data, sub-picture unit (SPU) data, and an aspect ratio. The apparatus includes a sub-picture-unit-decoding and color-determi ...


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Berstis Viktors: Multi-user video recording system. Ibm, August 2, 2000: GB2346251-A (69 worldwide citation)

A video recording system is described to facilitate time-shifting of television program viewing for multiple users. Each user is identified by an associated user profile which may contain restrictions on viewing times or program content. A program schedule, including a list of programs to be recorde ...


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Xavier Serret Avila, Gilles Boccon Gibod: Methods and systems for encoding and protecting data using digital signature and watermarking techniques. Intertrust Technologies, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, November 1, 2005: US06961854 (68 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided for protecting and managing electronic data signals that are registered in accordance with a predefined encoding scheme, while allowing access to unregistered data signals. In one embodiment a relatively hard-to-remove, easy-to-detect, strong watermark is inserted in ...


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Kamal E Dimitri, Rodney J Means, John E Kulakowski, Daniel J Winarski: Method and apparatus for a randomizer for DVD video. International Business Machines Corporation, Douglas R Millett, Bracewell & Patterson L, June 3, 2003: US06574424 (68 worldwide citation)

A bit is provided in each Digital Video Disk memory sector header to indicate the type of information contained in the main data portion of the frame. A vector of video clips are stored on the DVD disk and the DVD drive examines the bit to determine whether to play a movie or to employ logic provide ...


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Masanori Nakahara, Takao Sawabe, Nobuyuki Takakuwa, Masayoshi Yoshida: Information editing apparatus, information editing method, and information recording medium on which program for controlling edit is recorded so as to be read by computer. Pioneer Corporation, Sughrue Mion PLLC, January 18, 2005: US06845069 (66 worldwide citation)

An information editing apparatus for editing recording information already recorded on a write-once recording medium such as DVD-R is provided. In this apparatus, a remaining capacity in the DVD-R is detected. Then, it is determined whether the recording information can be edited or not on the basis ...


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Michael Jared Ergo, Rachel Pauline Avery: System and method for renting or purchasing digital media. Slater & Matsil, December 2, 2003: US06655580 (66 worldwide citation)

A system and method for allowing a customer to rent or purchase a video on an optically readable medium is disclosed. In a preferred embodiment, the invention consists of a kiosk at which a customer makes a video selection and the video is written to the optically readable medium, such as a DVD, wit ...


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David Cantu, Kurt Buecheler, Peter Sauers: DVD game remote controller. The EduGaming Corporation, Seed IP Law Group PLLC, October 3, 2006: US07115032 (64 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for enhancing a DVD-based game using a remote controller are provided. Example embodiments provide a DVD game remote controller “DGRC,” which provides input to DVD-based games, access to additional game functions and special features such as game hints, enhanced timing and scorin ...



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