Van, Rossum Cedric: Secure, continuous, proxy-optimized, device-to-device data download reception system and method of use. Iptv Systems, Van, Rossum Cedric, FOSTER Thomas, November 18, 2004: WO/2004/100010 (23 worldwide citation)

The current invention comprises a digital Data Download Reception unit (DDR unit) used to download data files over an electronic network (or equivalent) and the method for using the DDR unit system for delivering on-demand or near on-demand multimedia services.

Justus Petersson, Mats Cedervall, Robert Skog: Gesture-based control of IPTV system. Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson, Potomac Patent Group PLLC, October 22, 2013: US08564728 (22 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for controlling an Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) system by gestures on a remote control involve determining a number of fingers touching a screen of the remote control; identifying at least one characteristic of movement by the fingers; based on the number determined and ...

Roland Neil, Jeffrey G Weber, Scott Alan, Mary Catherine McCarthy: System and method for delivering targeted advertising data in an internet protocol television system. AT&T Intellectual Property I, G Michael Roebuck, October 14, 2014: US08863174 (21 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for delivering targeted advertising data over an Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) network including but not limited to displaying in a picture in picture queue display, a set of follow-on advertisements comprising less than all of the plurality of follow-on advertisements; r ...

Yehuda Binder: System and method for routing-based internet security. Mat Patents, May Patents, April 25, 2017: US09634995 (20 worldwide citation)

Method and system for improving the security of storing digital data in a memory or its delivery as a message over the Internet from a sender to a receiver using one or more hops is disclosed. The message is split at the sender into multiple overlapping or non-overlapping slices according to a slici ...

Tom Chmielewski, Jim Kitchen: Generating risk profile using data of home monitoring and security system. iControl Networks, IPR Law Goup PC, March 28, 2017: US09609003 (18 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are described comprising a touchscreen that includes a processor coupled to a security system at a premises. A plurality of user interfaces presented via the touchscreen includes a security interface and a network interface. The security interface provides control of functions of ...

Phuc H Nguyen, Christopher William Bruhn: Television receiver and home automation system and methods to associate data with nearby people. Echostar Technologies L L C, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, April 18, 2017: US09628286 (18 worldwide citation)

The disclosure relates to systems and methods for identifying a person using a home automation system, and using data collected from a television distribution system and data collected by sensors in a home automation system to identify a person. An example method or system includes receiving televis ...

Jason Savard, Paul Whitehead, Nathan Edwards: Home phoneline network alliance responder for IPTV installations. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Larson Newman & Abel, November 2, 2010: US07826383 (15 worldwide citation)

A device for testing a home phoneline network alliance performance of a local network is disclosed. The device includes a first network interface, a second network interface, a test module, and a processor. The first network interface is adapted to connect with the local network through a first type ...

Drake Eddie, Annapureddy Satish, Wald Hans, Cezeaux Tom, Xie Weihong, Perng Shyan Ming, Gordhan Sagar: Open architecture for internet protocol television. Nokia Siemens Networks & Co Kg, Drake Eddie, Annapureddy Satish, Wald Hans, Cezeaux Tom, Xie Weihong, Perng Shyan Ming, Gordhan Sagar, CHUNG David D, November 16, 2006: WO/2006/122024 (15 worldwide citation)

An embodiment of the present invention adopts a modular client and server architecture to accommodate the needs of large broadband service providers (BSP). It will evolve the current monolithic software platform to a modular architecture based on the Open Services Gateway (OSGI) model, which support ...

Jon Richardson: Methods and systems for location specific operations. Echostar Technologies L L C, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, September 19, 2017: US09769522 (14 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for performing user accommodations are described. An exemplary system may include an electronic device configured to receive audiovisual content and/or user inputs. The electronic device may further include one or more processors as well as memory, which when executed by the one ...

Stanley R Moote, John L Delay, Taras M Bugir: System and method for controlling content and delivery of internet protocol television (IPTV) services. Harris Corporation, Allen Dyer Doppelt Milbrath & Gilchrist P A, November 15, 2011: US08059662 (14 worldwide citation)

A system and method supplies internet protocol television (IPTV) services to a subscriber. A content management subsystem processes and executes integrated workflow functionality for content management of video data to be delivered from a video headend to a subscriber premises. An infrastructure sub ...