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Hugo J Strubbe: System and method for automatically correlating user preferences with a T.V. program information database. North American Philips Corporation, Michael E Marion, June 29, 1993: US05223924 (746 worldwide citation)

A user interface which can access downloaded TV program information, which can be continually updated and provided either "over the air", over cable or satellite transmission paths or other "fast data" paths, and automatically correlate this information with the preferences of the user, to create an ...


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Steven M Hoffberg, Linda I Hoffberg Borghesani: Internet appliance system and method. Blanding Hovenweep, January 3, 2017: US09535563 (2 worldwide citation)

An Internet appliance, comprising, within a single housing, packet data network interfaces, adapted for communicating with the Internet and a local area network, at least one data interface selected from the group consisting of a universal serial bus, an IEEE-1394 interface, a voice telephony interf ...


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Kamal Ali, Wijnand J Van Stam: Intelligent system and methods of recommending media content items based on user preferences. TiVo Solutions, Haley Guiliano, December 26, 2017: US09854310

A system and method for making program recommendations to users of a network-based video recording system utilizes expressed preferences as inputs to collaborative filtering and Bayesian predictive algorithms to rate television programs using a graphical rating system. The predictive algorithms are ...