Donald Fischer, Havoc Pennington, Bryan Clark: Method and system for preloading suggested content onto digital video recorder based on social recommendations. Red Hat, Lowenstein Sandler PC, November 15, 2011: US08060827 (11 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods provide users with suggested content that is preloaded on a media player. The suggested content is selected based on playback data from individuals and groups in a social network or playback data from anonymous users, or explicit suggestions from peers of the user in the social n ...

Anthony J Wasilewski: Retrieval and transfer of encrypted hard drive content from DVR set-top box utilizing second DVR set-top box. Scientific Atlanta, Lewinski Law Group, October 13, 2009: US07602913 (11 worldwide citation)

A system and method for retrieval and transfer of encrypted content from a first set-top box utilizing a second set-top box. When content is recorded to the storage device of the first set-top box, the content is encrypted with a content instance key. This content instance key is encrypted with the ...

Gijsbert Joseph Van Den Enden: Method of scanning a recording disc for defects, and recording device for recording information on a disc-shaped recording medium. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, May 8, 2007: US07215619 (10 worldwide citation)

A method and a DVR video recorder for recording real time video signals on a DVR disc, include detecting large spot disc defects. The integrity of predetermined test tracks is assessed on the basis of a tracking signal. When a defective test track is found, the proximity of the test track is examine ...

Masayuki Hashiguchi, Kiichi Yamada, Masayoshi Ito, Atsuhiro Kawano, Susumu Nishikawa, Takeshi Funakoshi, Shuji Ikeda: Traction control apparatus. Mitsubishi Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Hedman Gibson Costigan & Hoare, May 15, 1990: US04926333 (10 worldwide citation)

The slip values DVR, DVL of the right and left driving wheels are respectively detected. The left braking control means control the left driving wheel in accordance with a correction slip value DVFL of the left driving wheel calculated by the following equation on the basis of the slip values DVL, D ...

Charles Wood Edwards: Line powered, primary side connected apparatus injecting voltage compensation into an electric power line using one transformer. Siemens Westinghouse Power Corporation, September 7, 1999: US05949221 (10 worldwide citation)

DVRs and APLCs utilize a single transformer for injection of compensating voltages into an ac power line and for drawing power from or exchanging power with the ac power line. The poles of an inverter are connected in series with the wye connected transformer primary winding which is also connected ...

Clark Glenn Hochgraf: Power inverter apparatus using a transformer with its primary winding connected the source end and a secondary winding connected to the load end of an AC power line to insert series compensation. Siemens Westinghouse Power Corporation, May 18, 1999: US05905367 (10 worldwide citation)

Series voltage compensation is provided in an ac power line by connecting the inverter unit of a dynamic voltage restorer (DVR) in series with the primary winding of a load transformer, which may already be present, thereby eliminating the need for injection transformers. For three-phase ac power li ...

Scott D Sanders: Cross-file DVR record padding playback. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, July 17, 2007: US07245819 (10 worldwide citation)

Described herein is an exemplary system and related methods for cross-file DVR record padding playback. The exemplary system can recover program fragments lost by intentionally or unintentionally padding programs during recording.

Freddy Dubuy: Roller shutter fixing device - comprises base unit with box section on both sides ribbed inside face for interlocking and end for alignment clip fixing. Dvr, April 29, 1994: FR2697280-A1 (10 worldwide citation)

A roller shutter fixing device has a base unit (1) suitable for double widths, fixed to existing walls or wood frames. On both sides it has a box section (1a), on one of its ends and over its full height, for receiving the shutter lugs and for fixing the slideways. The inside face of the base is rib ...

Marsh Christopher, Thomas Jay, Webb William, Bell David: Apparatus and method for remote control of digital video recorders and the like. Time Warner Cable, Marsh Christopher, Thomas Jay, Webb William, Bell David, MASON Kevin M, February 26, 2009: WO/2009/026411 (10 worldwide citation)

A system stores a first permission parameter associated with a first user of a set of digital video recorders (DVRs) and at least a second permission parameter associated with a second user of the set. The second permission parameter defines a different level of permission for controlling the set th ...

Lyle W Paczkowski, William M Parsel, Carl J Persson, Matthew C Schlesener: Trusted security zone enhanced with trusted hardware drivers. Sprint Communications Company, April 4, 2017: US09613208 (9 worldwide citation)

An electronic device comprises a processor, a permissive sector, a trusted security zone that is separate from the permissive sector, a hardware driver, a first trusted application, stored in the trusted security zone, that is configured to invoke the hardware driver in response to activation instru ...