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Wenge Chen: System and method of communicating video content. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Toler Law Group, September 29, 2009: US07596799 (10 worldwide citation)

A system and method of communicating video content is disclosed. In a particular embodiment, the method includes communicating a selection of a channel from a set-top box device to at least one server of an Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) system. The method also includes receiving a still image ...


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Hakki Candan Cankaya: Proactively providing a redundant multicast tree in an internet protocol television (IPTV) network. Alcatel Lucent, August 11, 2009: US07573875 (10 worldwide citation)

In certain embodiments, an Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) network comprises an operating multicast tree comprising a first set of nodes and components. The first set of nodes and components are operable to process an operating data stream to facilitate delivery of one or more channels to one or ...


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Christopher Boyd Tirpak: Home automation control based on individual profiling using audio sensor data. ECHOSTAR TECHNOLOGIES INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, October 24, 2017: US09798309 (9 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are methods, systems, and non-transitory, machine-readable media that facilitates home automation control based on individualized audio differentiation of carbon monoxide detectors. Audio characteristics may be determined based on first sensor data. Attributes may be defined based on the a ...


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Stéphane H Maes: Session initiation protocol-based internet protocol television. Oracle International Corporation, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, February 5, 2013: US08370506 (9 worldwide citation)

Video on demand (VoD) and other video streaming and delivery mechanisms are provided using a messaging protocol (e.g., a session initiation protocol (SIP))-based approach that builds upon existing service delivery platforms. In one example, SIP functionality is extended to provide the ability to con ...


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Stephen Lesavich, Zachary C Lesavich: Method and system for storage and retrieval of blockchain blocks using galois fields. Lesavich High Tech Law Group S C, Stephen Lesavich, February 14, 2017: US09569771 (9 worldwide citation)

A method and system for storage and retrieval of blockchains with Galois Fields. One or more blocks for a blockchain are securely stored and retrieved with a modified Galois Fields on a cloud or peer-to-peer (P2P) communications network. The modified Galois Field provides at least additional layers ...


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Thomas W Bonner: Display caller ID on IPTV screen. AT&T Mobility II, Turocy & Watson, March 12, 2013: US08396475 (9 worldwide citation)

A system that automatically delivers telephony network services from a dual mode service technology platform to an external entity. The system includes a sensing component that detects the presence of a mobile handset registered on a cellular network, and registers the mobile handset with a wireless ...


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Denis Bagsby, Adam Klein, Lee M Chow: System and method of service product offer management. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Toler Law Group, December 1, 2009: US07627501 (9 worldwide citation)

The disclosure is generally directed to a system and method of managing and deploying Internet protocol television (IPTV) services. The method includes a service product offer management and deployment system. The method further includes a service product ordering subsystem to receive and process a ...


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Olivier Le Moigne, Christopher Hawley: Access control list generation and validation tool. Alcatel Lucent, Kramer & Amado P C, December 14, 2010: US07853687 (9 worldwide citation)

This invention provides a tool for generating ACLs in an environment where a set of network elements or servers (e.g. web servers, IPTV servers, application servers . . . ) need to be secure. The tool also performs ACL validation to ensure that the filtering rules are correct before they are deploye ...


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Hallenstål Magnus, Cagenius Torbjörn, Fasbender Andreas: Method and apparatuses for establishing a secure channel between a user terminal and a sip server. Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson, Hallenstål Magnus, Cagenius Torbjörn, Fasbender Andreas, LIND Robert, November 22, 2007: WO/2007/131548 (9 worldwide citation)

A method of establishing a secure communication channel between a user terminal (2) and a SIP server (14) for the purpose of controlling a service such as an IPTV service. The method comprises sending from the user terminal (2) to the SIP server (14) a session initiation request, via an IP Multimedi ...


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Åström Bo: Time-shifting and chase-play for an iptv system. Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson, Åström Bo, LIND Robert, September 13, 2007: WO/2007/101473 (9 worldwide citation)

Time-shifting and chase-play is provided for an IPTV system, utilising a control channel established between the originating user and a selected IPTV Application Server (IPTV-AS). When time shifting of the IPTV content is required, for example due to receipt of a telephone call, a start time-shift c ...