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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.


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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 ...


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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 (9 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 ...


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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 (9 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 ...


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Fries Robert M, Bishop Alan G, Wray Jonathan A: Aggregated epg manager. Microsoft, January 21, 2004: EP1383325-A2 (9 worldwide citation)

Described herein is a technology for electronic program guides and multimedia presentation devices. One implementation, described herein, provides a unified access to multiple electronic program guides (EPGs) from multiple programming and guide data sources (e.g., local broadcast, satellite broadcas ...


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Ki Jin Kim: Apparatus and method for motion detection of image in digital video recording system using MPEG video compression. Penta Micro, Venable, Michael A Sartori, August 16, 2005: US06931065 (9 worldwide citation)

Provided are apparatus and method for precise motion detection in a digital video recording (DVR) system using a Moving Picture Expert Group (MPEG) video compression technique and a computer-readable recording medium for recording a program that implements the method. The motion detection apparatus ...


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Samuel H Russ, Christopher L Stallings: Digital media device having media content transfer capability. Merchant & Gould, July 12, 2011: US07978720 (8 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for media content transfer are described. One exemplary embodiment of a method for transferring content from a first digital video recorder (DVR) set-top to a second DVR set-top includes recording instances of media content to a first storage medium located internal to a housing ...


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Michael L LaJoie, Michael Hayashi: Personal content server apparatus and methods. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, May 7, 2013: US08438243 (8 worldwide citation)

Personal content server apparatus and associated methods that allow a user (e.g., cable or satellite network subscriber) to access content, such as a video program, from a location outside the subscriber's network. In one embodiment, a personal content server streams the content to the subscriber ov ...


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Anthony J Wasilewski: Retrieval and transfer of encrypted hard drive content from DVR set-top boxes. Scientific Atlanta, Lewinski Law Group, December 8, 2009: US07630499 (8 worldwide citation)

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


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Anthony J Wasilewski: Utilization of encrypted hard drive content by one DVR set-top box when recorded by another. Scientific Atlanta, Lewinski Law Group, October 13, 2009: US07602914 (8 worldwide citation)

A system and method for encrypting and recording content to removable storage media for use by multiple set-tops. When content is recorded to the storage media, the content is encrypted with a content instance key. This content instance key is encrypted with the public key of one set-top box and a d ...



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