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Class Information
Number: 725/87
Name: Interactive video distribution systems > User-requested video program system > Video-on-demand
Description: Subject matter comprising means or steps for providing individual programming events "on-demand", or with negligible delay to at least one user.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
725/100 Receiver (e.g., set-top box) 466
725/91 Server or headend 448
725/98 Transmission network 240
725/88 Vcr-like function 297

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
7735107 Client-server based interactive television program guide system with remote server recording Jun. 8, 2010
7721308 Synchronization aspects of interactive multimedia presentation management May. 18, 2010
7716707 In-program content telescoping May. 11, 2010
7711839 Device and method for the preparation of sending data and corresponding products May. 4, 2010
7707609 System and method for dynamically scheduling quasi on-demand programming in a broadcast television network Apr. 27, 2010
7707602 Squeezable rebroadcast files Apr. 27, 2010
7698724 Convergence processor for media streams Apr. 13, 2010
7689794 System and method for handling memory allocation failures through reserve allocation of event data Mar. 30, 2010
7690019 Receiving apparatus and receiving method Mar. 30, 2010
7690018 Data processing apparatus and method Mar. 30, 2010
7681220 Viewer selection of programs to be subsequently delivered Mar. 16, 2010
7665115 Integration of media playback components with an independent timing specification Feb. 16, 2010
7653928 Remote user interface for media player Jan. 26, 2010
7653927 System and method for selecting a pay per view program to be transmitted to a program receiver Jan. 26, 2010
7653090 Method, transmitter and system for providing video on demand services Jan. 26, 2010
7653073 Methods and systems for delivery of broadband services to customer premises equipment Jan. 26, 2010
7650621 Systems and methods for providing storage of data on servers in an on-demand media delivery system Jan. 19, 2010
7647614 Fast-start streaming and buffering of streaming content for personal media player Jan. 12, 2010
7647613 Apparatus and method for interactive content requests in a networked computer jukebox Jan. 12, 2010
7647418 Real-time streaming media measurement system and method Jan. 12, 2010
7647388 Control information transmission method, intermediary server, and controlled device Jan. 12, 2010
7644103 MediaDescription data structures for carrying descriptive content metadata and content acquisition data in multimedia systems Jan. 5, 2010
7640352 Methods and systems for presentation of media obtained from a media stream Dec. 29, 2009
7636933 Human factors-based video compression Dec. 22, 2009
7634796 Method and apparatus providing process independence within a heterogeneous information distribution system Dec. 15, 2009
7634779 Interpretation of DVD assembly language programs in Java TV-based interactive digital television environments Dec. 15, 2009
7631036 Communication method, communication device, and program Dec. 8, 2009
7621814 Media enhanced gaming system Nov. 24, 2009
7624415 Techniques for optimizing use of channel bandwidth in on-demand content delivery systems Nov. 24, 2009
7624416 Identifying events of interest within video content Nov. 24, 2009
7617516 Methods and systems for providing video on demand over a communication network using managed quality of service, bandwidth allocation and/or user profiles Nov. 10, 2009
7617295 Systems and methods for providing a broadcast entertainment service and an on-demand entertainment service Nov. 10, 2009
7617233 Method, system, and computer program product for sharing information between hypertext markup language (HTML) forms using a cookie Nov. 10, 2009
7614064 Determining program boundaries through viewing behavior Nov. 3, 2009
7614069 Multi-device distributed digital video recording systems and methods Nov. 3, 2009
7614072 Method for serving multimedia data on demand using dynamic channel and apparatus thereof Nov. 3, 2009
7610607 Chaincast method and system for broadcasting information to multiple systems within the internet Oct. 27, 2009
7606255 Selectively receiving broadcast data according to one of multiple data configurations Oct. 20, 2009
7603689 Fast start-up for digital video streams Oct. 13, 2009
7603690 Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion Oct. 13, 2009
7596799 System and method of communicating video content Sep. 29, 2009
7594250 Method and system of program transmission optimization using a redundant transmission sequence Sep. 22, 2009
7587737 Fast start-up for digital video streams Sep. 8, 2009
7587735 Multimedia-data transmission system, apparatus and method Sep. 8, 2009
7584324 Statistical based admission control technique using three random variable admission control Sep. 1, 2009
7577974 Movies channel Aug. 18, 2009
7571451 Method and apparatus for performing session based conditional access Aug. 4, 2009
7559077 Video system for use where the network transfer rate is slower than the video display rate Jul. 7, 2009
7555767 TV program distribution system and TV broadcast signal receiving device for receiving a pay TV program distributed from the system Jun. 30, 2009
7546584 Method and system for remote software testing Jun. 9, 2009

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