Nicholas M Maier, Gerald R Eisner: Method and system for an emergency location information service (E-LIS) from automated vehicles. RedSky Technologies, Lesavich High Tech Law Group S C, Stephen Lesavich, April 25, 2017: US09635534 (8 worldwide citation)

A method and system for determining and verifying a location of a network device of an automated vehicle (i.e., driverless, etc.) and/or an occupant of an automated vehicle in emergency situations from automated vehicles. The method and system provide a current physical geographic location for the a ...

Raghvendra G Savoor, Zhi Li, Orestis Manthoulis, Russell B Bellford, Stuart Lynch Blackburn: System and method for a video content service monitoring and provisioning architecture. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Guntin Meles & Gust, Pablo Meles, August 7, 2012: US08239886 (8 worldwide citation)

According to one example embodiment there is provided a computer program executable on a computing platform to at least in part analyze data at least in part obtained from one or more data sources of an Internet-protocol television (IPTV) network, wherein the data provided by the data sources includ ...

Yetik Serbest, Stephanie Karasick, Eric Puetz: Delivery of broadcast TV over point-point routed GRE tunnels for IPTV applications. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Jackson Walker L, August 4, 2009: US07570637 (8 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method for distributing Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) content over a national IP backbone using GRE tunneling in a point-to-point ring topology. A logical path is defined that connects multiple hub offices, each including at least two routers, in a ring network ...

Dale Malik: Apparatus and method for video conferencing. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Guntin Meles & Gust, Douglas Schnabel, October 30, 2012: US08300082 (8 worldwide citation)

A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a server having a controller to determine video conferencing capability of a group of communication devices associated with a user where the group of communication devices comprises a set top box and where the d ...

Yang Lu: Methods and apparatus of running game and rendering game audio remotely over broadband network. May 1, 2012: US08170701 (8 worldwide citation)

A system and methods for running interactive applications (e.g., video game, computer game, console game) over broadband network (e.g., IPTV network, broadband mobile network, broadband Internet, cable network, etc.). In an embodiment, interactive applications can be hosted and executed remotely by ...

Åström Bo, Ivars Ignacio Más, Carlsson Hans, Cheng Yi, Norrman Karl: Ims-enabled control channel for iptv. Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson, Åström Bo, Ivars Ignacio Más, Carlsson Hans, Cheng Yi, Norrman Karl, HARDING Richard, August 30, 2007: WO/2007/096001 (8 worldwide citation)

An IMS-enabled control channel for an IPTV service is provided by receiving at a Serving Call/State Control Function (S-CSCF) a Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) REGISTER message, the SIP REGISTER message identifying the originating user, receiving at the originating user a response from the S-CSCF ...

Ress David P, Jones Anthony, Goodwill Dominic, Mckinnon Steve J: Multimedia subsystem control for internet protocol based television services. Nortel Networks, May 28, 2008: EP1926319-A2 (8 worldwide citation)

The present invention allows Internet Protocol television (IPTV) services to be provided to different types of subscriber devices over different types of networks via a multimedia subsystem, such as an IP multimedia subsystem. A given subscriber may have one subscription supporting IPTV services to ...

George Horkan Smith, Eric Holley: Home automation bubble architecture. ECHOSTAR TECHNOLOGIES INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, December 5, 2017: US09838736 (7 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for controlling a plurality of devices in a home automation system may include providing a device proxy for a device connected to the home automation system and setting a new value in a value box of the device proxy, whereby the value box corresponds to at least one of a sensor, ...

Mark Templeman, Yunfeng Yang: Dynamic tuner allocation. ECHOSTAR TECHNOLOGIES L L C, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, January 17, 2017: US09549213 (7 worldwide citation)

In response to receiving a request, a current status of each one of a number of tuners of a television receiver may be determined. A ranking may be assigned to each one of the number of tuners based on an associated determined status. A listing may be generated based on the ranking and, when selecte ...

Edmund Petruzzelli, David Kummer: Media content crowdsource. ECHOSTAR TECHNOLOGIES L L C, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, February 7, 2017: US09565474 (7 worldwide citation)

The provisioning of media content to computing devices that might not normally have access thereto. Example types of media or media content may include advertising media, broadcast media, social media, news media, and others.