Method of providing video on demand with VCR like functions

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PATENT NO 5357276
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07984038

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A near video on demand time shifting feature for a subscriber terminal emulates the video cassette recorder functions of pause, fast forward, and rewind for a NVOD service subscription. The subscriber terminal stores global transactions concerning NVOD events in an event portion of memory. The subscriber terminal provides an on screen display feature for assisting in ordering the NVOD service and a user interface which provides the functions of pause, fast forward and rewind. When viewing a NVOD event, if the subscriber selects the pause function, the subscriber terminal causes a pause on screen display to be viewed for one time increment. After the elapse of the time increment, the subscriber terminal will tune the channel of the next showing which is one time increment earlier than that presently viewed. If the subscriber selects the rewind function, the subscriber terminal will tune the channel of the next showing which is one time increment earlier than that presently viewed. If the subscriber selects the fast forward function, the subscriber terminal will tune the channel of the previous showing which is one time increment later than that presently received.

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CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC.SAN JOSE, CA14366

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Banker, Robert O Cumming, GA 81 6789
Godlewski, Voytek E Atlanta, GA 1 872
Hayashi, Michael T Lawrencevile, GA 24 2777
Huppertz, Jeffrey B Alpharetta, GA 1 872
Lett, David B Duluth, GA 32 3798
Raley, Michael W Lilburn, GA 1 872

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7793331 Communications method for an intelligent digital audiovisual reproduction system 81 2001
8037412 Pay-per-play audiovisual system with touch screen interface 41 2002
7574727 Intelligent digital audiovisual playback system 85 2002
7512632 Device and process for remote management of a network of audiovisual information reproduction systems 81 2003
9646339 Digital downloading jukebox system with central and local music servers 1 2003
7749083 Communication device and method between an audiovisual information playback system and an electronic game machine 82 2004
8189819 Sound control circuit for a digital audiovisual reproduction system 5 2004
7206417 Wireless digital transmission system for loudspeakers 119 2004
8661477 System for distributing and selecting audio and video information and method implemented by said system 7 2005
7356831 Method for the distribution of audio-visual information and a system for the distribution of audio-visual information 82 2005
8103589 Digital downloading jukebox system with central and local music servers 38 2005
8151304 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 44 2005
7778879 Process for ordering a selection in advance, digital system and jukebox for embodiment of the process 41 2005
8332895 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 43 2006
7783774 Audiovisual distribution system for playing an audiovisual piece among a plurality of audiovisual devices connected to a central server through a network 81 2006
7519442 Process for adjusting the sound volume of a digital sound recording 81 2006
8165318 Process for adjusting the sound volume of a digital sound recording 27 2006
8184508 Intelligent digital audiovisual reproduction system 5 2007
8428273 Wireless digital transmission system for loudspeakers 7 2007
7822687 Jukebox with customizable avatar 60 2007
8032879 System for remote loading of objects or files in order to update software 35 2007
7757264 Audiovisual reproduction system 81 2007
9171419 Coin operated entertainment system 1 2007
8028318 Remote control unit for activating and deactivating means for payment and for displaying payment status 33 2007
8225369 Home digital audiovisual information recording and playback system 4 2007
8214874 Method for the distribution of audio-visual information and a system for the distribution of audio-visual information 26 2008
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8127324 Audiovisual reproduction system 4 2008
8332887 System and/or methods for distributing advertisements from a central advertisement network to a peripheral device via a local advertisement server 4 2009
7819734 Jukebox entertainment system having multiple choice games relating to music 44 2009
8726330 Intelligent digital audiovisual playback system 4 2009
9076155 Jukebox with connection to external social networking services and associated systems and methods 1 2010
7987282 Audiovisual distribution system for playing an audiovisual piece among a plurality of audiovisual devices connected to a central server through a network 4 2010
8469820 Communication device and method between an audiovisual information playback system and an electronic game machine 3 2010
8843991 Audiovisual reproduction system 0 2010
8275668 Process for ordering a selection in advance, digital system and jukebox for embodiment of the process 3 2010
8145547 Method of communications for an intelligent digital audiovisual playback system 3 2010
8473416 Jukebox with customizable avatar 4 2010
8052512 Jukebox entertainment system having multiple choice games relating to music 33 2010
9521375 Digital jukebox device with improved user interfaces, and associated methods 1 2011
8724436 Audiovisual distribution system for playing an audiovisual piece among a plurality of audiovisual devices connected to a central server through a network 3 2011
8479240 Remote management system for at least one audiovisual information reproduction device 4 2011
8275807 Device and process for remote management of a network of audiovisual information reproduction systems 0 2011
8677424 Remote control unit for intelligent digital audiovisual reproduction systems 0 2011
8621350 Pay-per-play audiovisual system with touch screen interface 1 2011
8522230 System for remote loading of objects or files in order to update software 6 2011
8292712 Jukebox entertainment system having multiple choice games relating to music 34 2011
8683541 Audiovisual reproduction system 5 2011
8584175 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 9 2011
9100676 Audiovisual reproduction system 0 2012
8249959 Communications techniques for an intelligent digital audiovisual reproduction system 0 2012
8873772 Process for adjusting the sound volume of a digital sound recording 0 2012
9769566 Sound control circuit for a digital audiovisual reproduction system 0 2012
8593925 Intelligent digital audiovisual reproduction system 0 2012
8522303 Method for the distribution of audio-visual information and a system for the distribution of audio-visual information 0 2012
8438085 Communications techniques for an intelligent digital audiovisual reproduction system 0 2012
9129328 Process for ordering a selection in advance, digital system and jukebox for embodiment of the process 0 2012
9324064 Digital jukebox device with karaoke and/or photo booth features, and associated methods 0 2012
8696423 Entertainment process based on competition games with multiple choices 0 2012
8739206 Systems and/or methods for distributing advertisements from a central advertisement network to a peripheral device via a local advertisement server 0 2012
8719873 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 4 2012
9313574 Wireless digital transmission system for loudspeakers 0 2012
9292166 Digital jukebox device with improved karaoke-related user interfaces, and associated methods 1 2013
8781926 Communications techniques for an intelligent digital audiovisual reproduction system 0 2013
9451203 Downloading file reception process 0 2013
8931020 Remote management system for at least one audiovisual information reproduction device 0 2013
8840479 Communication device and method between an audiovisual information playback system and an electronic game machine 0 2013
8966468 System for remote loading of objects or files in order to update software 0 2013
8863161 Method for the distribution of audio-visual information and a system for the distribution of audio-visual information 0 2013
9165322 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 1 2013
8904449 Remote control unit for activating and deactivating means for payment and for displaying payment status 0 2013
9041784 Digital jukebox device with karaoke and/or photo booth features, and associated methods 0 2013
8751611 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 6 2013
9152633 Device and process for remote management of a network of audiovisual information reproduction systems 0 2014
9148681 Audiovisual reproduction system 0 2014
8918485 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 1 2014
8930504 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 0 2014
9545578 Jukebox entertainment system having multiple choice games relating to music 0 2014
9197914 Method for the distribution of audio-visual information and a system for the distribution of audio-visual information 0 2014
9149727 Communication device and method between an audiovisual information playback system and an electronic game machine 0 2014
9608583 Process for adjusting the sound volume of a digital sound recording 0 2014
9015286 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 1 2014
9288529 Remote management system for at least one audiovisual information reproduction device 0 2014
9202209 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 1 2015
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9536257 Device and process for remote management of a network of audiovisual information reproduction systems 0 2015
9292999 Communication device and method between an audiovisual information playback system and an electronic game machine 0 2015
9430797 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 0 2015
9513774 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 1 2015
9436356 Digital downloading jukebox system with user-tailored music management, communications, and other tools 1 2015
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* 2003/0182,659 Electronic television program guide schedule system and method with remote product ordering 48 2003
* 2003/0182,661 Electronic television program guide schedule system and method with remote product ordering 14 2003
* 2003/0182,660 Electronic television program guide schedule system and method with remote product ordering 11 2003
7493641 Method and system for displaying advertisements in an electronic program guide 118 2003
7480929 Method and system for displaying advertisements in an electronic program guide 97 2003
8296802 Interactive program guide systems and processes 0 2003
7996864 Method and apparatus for displaying television programs and related text 33 2003
7047549 Television schedule system and method of operation for multiple program occurrences 42 2004
* 2004/0163,104 Television schedule system and method of operation for multiple program occurences 13 2004
8245250 Television schedule system with access control 1 2004
8973056 Interactive program guide system providing an application program interface for non-program guide applications 5 2004
8229283 System and method for quality marking of a recording 6 2005
7849483 Guide system and method of operation 0 2005
* 2006/0026,645 Guide system and method of operation 2 2005
9113107 Interactive advertising and program promotion in an interactive television system 10 2005
8613024 Cross-platform predictive popularity ratings for use in interactive television applications 15 2005
9681105 Interactive media guidance system having multiple devices 0 2005
8607287 Interactive media guidance system having multiple devices 10 2005
8214869 Systems and methods for managing a status change of a multimedia asset in multimedia delivery systems 16 2005
* 2007/0168,539 Systems and methods for managing a status change of a multimedia asset in multimedia delivery systems 24 2005
8613020 Program guide system with flip and browse advertisements 84 2006
* 7162729 Television schedule system and method of operation for multiple program occurences 25 2006
* 2006/0168,620 Television schedule system and method of operation for multiple program occurences 14 2006
8752094 Systems and methods for video-rich navigation 2 2006
8079044 Systems and methods for providing parental control asset searching 12 2006
7603690 Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion 10 2006
* 2006/0212,894 Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion 51 2006
* 2006/0288,366 Interactive television program guide system with local advertisements 54 2006
8719857 Systems and methods for providing parental control features in video mosaic environments 1 2006
7543320 Television schedule system and method of operation for multiple program occurrences 55 2006
* 2007/0094,684 Television schedule system and method of operation for multiple program occurrences 11 2006
8832742 Systems and methods for acquiring, categorizing and delivering media in interactive media guidance applications 40 2006
8381249 Systems and methods for acquiring, categorizing and delivering media in interactive media guidance applications 18 2006
* 2008/0086,456 Systems and methods for acquiring, categorizing and delivering media in interactive media guidance applications 52 2006
8407737 Systems and methods for providing a scan transport bar 2 2007
8799954 Systems and methods for providing custom media content flipping 1 2007
8869204 Method and system for displaying advertisements in an electronic program guide 0 2007
8843963 Interactive television system with programming-related links 3 2007
8776125 Method and system for displaying advertisements in an electronic program guide 5 2007
8522282 Television schedule system and method of operation for multiple program occurrences 1 2007
8181200 Method and system for displaying advertising, video, and program schedule listing 1 2007
7774812 Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion 12 2007
* 2008/0178,210 Television schedule system with access control 7 2007
* 2008/0184,319 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR TIME-SHIFTING VIDEO AND TEXT IN A TEXT-ENHANCED TELEVISION PROGRAM 32 2008
8589976 Program guide system with real-time data sources 1 2008
* 2008/0307,460 PROGRAM GUIDE SYSTEM WITH REAL-TIME DATA SOURCES 19 2008
8510778 Systems and methods for ranking assets relative to a group of viewers 8 2008
7917933 Systems and methods for relocating media 51 2008
8464293 Systems and methods for selecting media assets for display in a screen of an interactive media guidance application 5 2008
* 2009/0178,083 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SELECTING MEDIA ASSETS FOR DISPLAY IN A SCREEN OF AN INTERACTIVE MEDIA GUIDANCE APPLICATION 5 2008
8352978 Systems and methods for advertising television networks, channels, and programs 1 2009
9143736 Systems and methods for managing local storage of on-demand content 0 2009
8402488 Systems and methods for creating custom video mosaic pages with local content 4 2009
8281339 Customizable flip and browse overlays in an interactive television system 45 2009
9591251 Interactive television program guide system with operator showcase 0 2009
8931008 Promotional philosophy for a video-on-demand-related interactive display within an interactive television application 0 2009
9014546 Systems and methods for automatically detecting users within detection regions of media devices 0 2009
8359616 Systems and methods for automatically generating advertisements using a media guidance application 15 2009
8490138 Channel searching by content type 0 2009
8625971 Systems and methods for recording and playing back programs having desirable recording attributes 2 2009
* 2010/0169,926 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING APPROXIMATED INFORMATION IN AN INTERACTIVE TELEVISION PROGRAM GUIDE 38 2009
8863170 System and method for metadata-linked advertisements 0 2009
8863168 Media control system with viewer rewards 8 2009
8291461 Systems and methods for managing the distribution of on-demand media 1 2009
8612310 Method and system for commerce in media program related merchandise 2 2010
9307278 Systems and methods for reducing cut-offs in program recording 0 2010
8272011 Method and system for displaying advertisements between schedule listings 16 2010
8453174 Method and system for displaying advertising, video, and program schedule listing 1 2010
8370884 Interactive television systems with digital video recording and adjustable reminders 18 2010
8024763 Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion 7 2010
8646005 Information system 10 2010
9438953 Program guide application interface system 0 2010
9197916 Systems and methods for communicating and enforcing viewing and recording limits for media-on-demand 0 2010
9326016 Systems and methods for mirroring and transcoding media content 3 2010
8856844 Systems and methods for automatically purchasing and recording popular pay programs in an interactive media delivery system 0 2010
* 2011/0167,450 INTERNET TELEVISION PROGRAM GUIDE SYSTEM WITH EMBEDDED REAL-TIME DATA 3 2010
9015750 Interactive television program guide system for determining user values for demographic categories 1 2010
8984550 Parental media palettes 0 2010
* 2011/0191,805 GUIDE SYSTEM AND METHOD OF OPERATION 0 2010
8584184 Systems and methods for relocating media 4 2011
* 2011/0131,607 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR RELOCATING MEDIA 23 2011
8627378 Systems and methods for creating aggregations of episodes of series programming in order 1 2011
8620769 Method and systems for checking that purchasable items are compatible with user equipment 4 2011
9113207 Systems and methods for contextually linking television program information 0 2011
9124932 Systems and methods for contextually linking television program information 0 2011
8799971 Interactive television systems with digital video recording and adjustable reminders 0 2011
8904441 Systems and methods for providing program suggestions in an interactive television program guide 2 2011
8555316 Interactive program guide systems and processes 0 2011
8949901 Methods and systems for customizing viewing environment preferences in a viewing environment control application 0 2011
8635642 Apparatus and method for parental control using V-Chip plus+ and master password 0 2011
9172987 Methods and systems for updating functionality of a set-top box using markup language 0 2011
8595767 Methods and systems for selecting a package of videos 5 2011
8387084 Systems and methods for detecting unauthorized use of a user equipment device 11 2011
9414119 Television schedule system with access control 0 2011
9232254 Client-server based interactive television guide with server recording 1 2011
9185332 Systems and methods for providing a scan 1 2012
8918811 Program guide system with video-on-demand browsing 0 2012
9374560 Systems and methods for managing a status change of a multimedia asset in multimedia delivery systems 0 2012
9609374 System and methods for automatically obtaining cost-efficient access to a media content collection 0 2012
9015739 Systems and methods for improved audience measuring 0 2012
8850499 Systems and methods for caching data in media-on-demand systems 0 2012
8695038 Customizable flip and browse overlays with content-based information types in an interactive television system 1 2012
9311405 Search engine for video and graphics 0 2012
9226012 Systems and methods for providing a program as a gift using an interactive application 2 2013
8806546 Interactive television systems with digital video recording and adjustable reminders 0 2013
9521451 Television chat system 0 2013
9118948 Client-server based interactive guide with server recording 1 2013
9148701 Systems and methods for ranking assets relative to a group of viewers 0 2013
8955013 Television schedule system and method of operation for multiple program occurrences 1 2013
8973069 Systems and methods for relocating media 3 2013
9344768 Program guide system with real-time data sources 0 2013
8732779 Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion 1 2013
9055318 Client-server based interactive guide with server storage 1 2013
9674563 Systems and methods for recommending content 0 2013
8938764 Systems and methods for creating aggregations of episodes of series programming in order 0 2013
9191722 System and method for modifying advertisement responsive to EPG information 2 2013
9171580 Systems and methods for recording and playing back programs having desirable recording attributes 0 2013
9038103 Systems and methods for content surfing 0 2013
9423936 Information system 0 2013
9749693 Interactive media guidance application with intelligent navigation and display features 0 2014
8806538 Information system 5 2014
9100713 Customizable overlays based on subject matter 0 2014
8949906 Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion 1 2014
9015749 System and method for modifying advertisement responsive to EPG information 0 2014
8918807 System and method for modifying advertisement responsive to EPG information 0 2014
9154843 Client-server based interactive guide with server recording 2 2014
9021538 Client-server based interactive guide with server recording 5 2014
9288521 Systems and methods for updating media asset data based on pause point in the media asset 0 2014
9027058 Information system 0 2014
9071872 Interactive television systems with digital video recording and adjustable reminders 2 2014
9125169 Methods and systems for performing actions based on location-based rules 1 2014
9807436 Systems and methods for providing media asset recommendations for a group 0 2014
9215504 Systems and methods for acquiring, categorizing and delivering media in interactive media guidance applications 0 2014
9282362 Systems and methods for caching data in media-on-demand systems 0 2014
9148703 Interactive television system with programming-related links 0 2014
9055319 Interactive guide with recording 1 2014
9191719 Systems and methods for providing program suggestions in an interactive television program guide 0 2014
9462317 Systems and methods for providing storage of data on servers in an on-demand media delivery system 1 2014
9402102 System and method for using television schedule information 0 2014
9137579 Program guide system with video-on-demand browsing 0 2014
9161086 Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion 1 2015
9635406 Interactive television program guide system for determining user values for demographic categories 0 2015
9369741 Interactive television systems with digital video recording and adjustable reminders 1 2015
9226006 Client-server based interactive guide with server recording 1 2015
9456242 Program guide system with video-on-demand browsing 1 2015
9294799 Systems and methods for providing storage of data on servers in an on-demand media delivery system 0 2015
9426509 Client-server electronic program guide 2 2015
9503787 Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion 0 2016
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HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. (1)
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8069098 Input device for allowing interface to a web site in association with a unique input code 0 2008
 
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6457177 Dual port interactive media system 18 1999
7043536 Method for controlling a computer using an embedded unique code in the content of CD media 73 1999
7010577 Method of controlling a computer using an embedded unique code in the content of DVD media 10 1999
6970914 Method and apparatus for embedding routing information to a remote web site in an audio/video track 12 1999
6745234 Method and apparatus for accessing a remote location by scanning an optical code 163 1999
6643692 Method for controlling a computer using an embedded unique code in the content of video tape media 64 1999
6629133 Interactive doll 70 1999
6615268 Method for controlling a computer using an embedded unique code in the content of dat media 80 1999
6526449 Method and apparatus for controlling a computer from a remote location 152 1999
8712835 Method and apparatus for linking a web browser link to a promotional offer 3 1999
7930213 Method and apparatus for completing, securing and conducting an E-commerce transaction 18 1999
7900224 Method and apparatus for utilizing an audible signal to induce a user to select an E-commerce function 4 1999
7792696 Method and apparatus for allowing a broadcast to remotely control a computer 8 1999
7440993 Method and apparatus for launching a web browser in response to scanning of product information 20 1999
7424521 Method using database for facilitating computer based access to a location on a network after scanning a barcode disposed on a product 10 1999
7321941 Network routing utilizing a product code 7 1999
7284066 Method and apparatus for matching a user's use profile in commerce with a broadcast 26 1999
7228282 Method and apparatus for directing an existing product code to a remote location 20 1999
7159037 Method and apparatus for utilizing an existing product code to issue a match to a predetermined location on a global network 26 1999
7117240 Method and apparatus for launching a web site with non-standard control input device 9 1999
6836799 Method and apparatus for tracking user profile and habits on a global network 137 1999
6829650 Method and apparatus for opening and launching a web browser in response to an audible signal 77 1999
6826592 Digital ID for selecting web browser and use preferences of a user during use of a web application 64 1999
6701354 Method for interconnecting two locations over a network in response to using a tool 74 1999
6697949 Method and apparatus for controlling a user's pc through an audio-visual broadcast to archive information in the users pc 78 1999
7370114 Software downloading using a television broadcast channel 25 1999
6928413 Method of product promotion 56 2000
6636896 Method and apparatus for utilizing an audibly coded signal to conduct commerce over the internet 90 2000
6594705 Method and apparatus for utilizing an audibly coded signal to conduct commerce over the internet 78 2000
6868433 Input device having positional and scanning capabilities 40 2000
* 6985954 Input device for allowing input of a unique digital code to a user's computer to control access thereof to a web site 16 2000
6708208 Unique bar code for indicating a link between a product and a remote location on a web network 88 2000
6981059 Audible designation for a node on a communication network 9 2000
6816894 Method for interfacing scanned product information with a source for the product over a global network 77 2000
6377986 Routing string indicative of a location of a database on a web associated with a product in commerce 176 2000
6845388 Web site access manual of a character string into a software interface 42 2000
6622165 Method and apparatus for allowing a remote site to interact with an intermediate database to facilitate access to the remote site 85 2000
6701369 Method and apparatus for accessing a remote location by sensing a machine-resolvable code 130 2000
6973438 Method and apparatus for delivering information from a remote site on a network based on statistical information 25 2000
7505922 Method and apparatus for utilizing a unique transaction code to update a magazine subscription over the internet 13 2000
6792452 Method for configuring a piece of equipment with the use of an associated machine resolvable code 101 2000
6725260 Method and apparatus for configuring configurable equipment with configuration information received from a remote location 178 2000
6704864 Automatic configuration of equipment software 137 2000
6631404 Method and system for conducting a contest using a network 99 2000
6860424 Optical reader and use 11 2000
6843417 Aiming indicia for a bar code and method of use 42 2000
6688522 Unique bar code 86 2000
6384744 Method and system for data transmission from an optical reader 217 2000
6970916 Method for conducting a contest using a network 25 2000
6791588 Method for conducting a contest using a network 92 2000
6636892 Method for conducting a contest using a network 111 2000
7392945 Portable scanner for enabling automatic commerce transactions 21 2000
6877032 Launching a web site using a portable scanner 36 2000
6758398 Optical reader with ultraviolet wavelength capability 80 2000
7493384 Controlling a PC using a tone from a cellular telephone 14 2000
6754698 Method and apparatus for accessing a remote location with an optical reader having a dedicated memory system 63 2000
6823388 Method and apparatus for accessing a remote location with an optical reader having a programmable memory system 80 2000
6694356 Remote control having an optical indicia reader 70 2000
8028036 Launching a web site using a passive transponder 0 2000
7089291 Battery pack having integral optical reader for wireless communication device 20 2000
7818423 Retrieving personal account information from a web site by reading a credit card 21 2000
7493283 Performing an e-commerce transaction from credit card account information retrieved from a credit card company web site 19 2000
7379901 Accessing a vendor web site using personal account information retrieved from a credit card company web site 26 2000
7386600 Launching a web site using a personal device 9 2000
6961555 System and apparatus for connecting a wireless device to a remote location on a network 59 2000
7392312 Method for utilizing visual cue in conjunction with web access 23 2000
7318106 Method and apparatus for utilizing an audibly coded signal to conduct commerce over the internet 32 2003
7437475 Method and apparatus for utilizing an audibly coded signal to conduct commerce over the internet 34 2003
7392285 Method for conducting a contest using a network 19 2003
7069582 Method and apparatus for controlling a user's PC through an audio-visual broadcast to archive information in the user's PC 59 2004
7237104 Automatic configuration of equipment software 11 2004
7308483 Method and apparatus for automatic configuration of equipment 40 2004
7886017 Method and apparatus for accessing a remote location by receiving a product code 7 2004
7197543 Method and apparatus for accessing a remote location with an optical reader having a dedicated memory system 7 2004
7257619 Bar code scanner and software interface interlock for performing encrypted handshaking and for disabling the scanner or input device in case of handshaking operation failure 4 2004
7314173 Optical reader with ultraviolet wavelength capability 26 2004
7558838 Method for configuring a piece of equipment with the use of an associated machine resolvable code 14 2004
* 7412666 Method for conducting a contest using a network 17 2004
7415511 Method for interfacing scanned product information with a source for the product over a global network 7 2004
7533177 Method and apparatus for accessing a remote location with an optical reader having a programmable memory system 10 2004
7287091 Method and apparatus for opening and launching a web browser in response to an audible signal 7 2004
7383333 Method and apparatus for tracking user profile and habits on a global network 15 2004
7523161 Control of software interface with information input to access window 7 2005
7870189 Input device having positional and scanning capabilities 19 2005
7496638 Launching a web site using a portable scanner 62 2005
7912961 Input device for allowing input of unique digital code to a user's computer to control access thereof to a web site 4 2006
7596786 Method and apparatus for utilizing an existing product code to issue a match to a predetermined location on a global network 10 2007
* 2007/0106,816 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR UTILIZING AN EXISTING PRODUCT CODE TO ISSUE A MATCH TO A PREDETERMINED LOCATION ON A GLOBAL NETWORK 0 2007
7925780 Method for connecting a wireless device to a remote location on a network 10 2007
* 2007/0156,918 METHOD FOR CONNECTING A WIRELESS DEVICE TO A REMOTE LOCATION ON A NETWORK 1 2007
* 2007/0244,712 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DIRECTING AN EXISTING PRODUCT CODE TO A REMOTE LOCATION 0 2007
7908467 Automatic configuration of equipment software 11 2007
7819316 Portable scanner for enabling automatic commerce transactions 7 2007
7636788 Method and apparatus for matching a user's use profile in commerce with a broadcast 7 2007
7536478 Method and apparatus for opening and launching a web browser in response to an audible signal 7 2007
* 2008/0133,707 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR OPENING AND LAUNCHING A WEB BROWSER IN RESPONSE TO AN AUDIBLE SIGNAL 4 2007
7975022 Launching a web site using a passive transponder 4 2007
7904344 Accessing a vendor web site using personal account information retrieved from a credit card company web site 5 2008
* 2008/0147,883 ACCESSING A VENDOR WEB SITE USING PERSONAL ACCOUNT INFORMATION RETRIEVED FROM A CREDIT CARD COMPANY WEB SITE 18 2008
7548988 Software downloading using a television broadcast channel 17 2008
7739353 Launching a web site using a personal device 9 2008
* 2008/0244,004 LAUNCHING A WEB SITE USING A PERSONAL DEVICE 6 2008
7822829 Method for interfacing scanned product information with a source for the product over a global network 18 2008
8005985 Method and apparatus for utilizing an audibly coded signal to conduct commerce over the internet 1 2008
7979576 Method and apparatus for connecting a user location to one of a plurality of destination locations on a network 12 2008
7912760 Method and apparatus for utilizing a unique transaction code to update a magazine subscription over the internet 4 2009
8296440 Method and apparatus for accessing a remote location with an optical reader having a programmable memory system 6 2009
 
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