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Number: 725/2
Name: Interactive video distribution systems > Billing in video distribution system > Data stored locally (e.g., at set-top box)
Description: Subject matter comprising means or steps for recording or storing use-related information at a receiver-side for subsequent billing purposes.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
725/3 On nonelectronic medium (e.g., paper tape or meter) 12

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8689271 Internet service provider callback for satellite systems Apr. 1, 2014
8682637 System, method and computer program product for comparing results of performing a plurality of operations with results of simulating the plurality of operations Mar. 25, 2014
8683501 Application of enhanced television services using back-end core software Mar. 25, 2014
8676882 System and method for preloading content segments to client devices in an electronic network Mar. 18, 2014
8666308 Apparatus for viewing content contained therein on a nearby display screen with payment module for charging an account for viewing the content Mar. 4, 2014
8661460 System for controlling use of broadcast content Feb. 25, 2014
8644506 Location-based security rules Feb. 4, 2014
8626733 System and associated methods for remotely enabling features Jan. 7, 2014
8621540 Apparatus and methods for provisioning in a download-enabled system Dec. 31, 2013
8561120 Control device, smart card reading activation device and associated products Oct. 15, 2013
8549560 Viewing and purchasing programming in other formats Oct. 1, 2013
8533750 Method and access device for generating IP broadband video service bill Sep. 10, 2013
8484673 Method for the allocation and management of subscriptions for the reception of broadcast products Jul. 9, 2013
8458739 Method for processing conditional access contents by a user unit Jun. 4, 2013
8438593 System and method of authorizing a device in a network system May. 7, 2013
8432476 Media viewing Apr. 30, 2013
8391773 System and methods for enhancing the experience of spectators attending a live sporting event, with content filtering function Mar. 5, 2013
8370507 System, device, and method for receiver access control in an internet television Feb. 5, 2013
8345869 Method and apparatus for file sharing of missing content between a group of user devices in a peer-to-peer network Jan. 1, 2013
8346930 Multimedia processing method and device for resource management using virtual resources Jan. 1, 2013
8321574 Apparatus, system and method for secure information dissemination Nov. 27, 2012
8302111 Methods and apparatus for hardware registration in a network device Oct. 30, 2012
8291444 System for controlling use of broadcast content Oct. 16, 2012
8281254 Menu promotions user interface Oct. 2, 2012
8260676 Control spending based on time period Sep. 4, 2012
8234386 System and method for delivering digital content Jul. 31, 2012
8213411 Charging database with class of service (COS) Jul. 3, 2012
8209427 Method and system for restricting access to user resources Jun. 26, 2012
8191090 Communication apparatus, communication system, and method of same May. 29, 2012
8161505 Interactive television system Apr. 17, 2012
8131208 Method of using a telephone device to view content stored therein on a nearby display screen which is not physically connected to the telephone device Mar. 6, 2012
8111951 Apparatus and method for detecting target image Feb. 7, 2012
8094820 Information recording/reproducing device Jan. 10, 2012
8095948 System and method for billing for interactive television Jan. 10, 2012
8068519 Method and system to use, share and manage digital content by assigning MAC and IP adress to each device and peripheral Nov. 29, 2011
8015407 Pre-control of a program in an additional chip card of a terminal Sep. 6, 2011
7970132 Reduced hierarchy key management system and method Jun. 28, 2011
7937379 Fragmentation of a file for instant access May. 3, 2011
7890580 Communication method, communication device, and program Feb. 15, 2011
7873737 Method and system for restricting access to user resources Jan. 18, 2011
7818321 Method and system for generating and providing rich media presentations optimized for a device over a network Oct. 19, 2010
7747241 Prepaid reservation-based rating system Jun. 29, 2010
7720035 System for mediating convergence services of communication and broadcasting using non-communicative appliance May. 18, 2010
7657843 Menu promotions user interface Feb. 2, 2010
7650510 Method and apparatus for in-line serial data encryption Jan. 19, 2010
7631036 Communication method, communication device, and program Dec. 8, 2009
7555019 Digital broadcast receiving apparatus, digital broadcast apparatus, digital broadcast receiving method, digital broadcast method, and digital broadcast receiving program Jun. 30, 2009
7539890 Hybrid computer security clock May. 26, 2009
7502473 Process for managing the handling of conditional access data by at least two decoders Mar. 10, 2009
7487364 Method to store encrypted data Feb. 3, 2009

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