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Digital Video Recorder-related patent applications - as published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).


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Digital video recorder state cache
Time Warner Cable Enterprises Llc
October 12, 2017 - N°20170295395

A digital video recorder control database is maintained for a digital video recorder in communication with a plurality of set-top boxes. The database includes program content, associated programming metadata, and a recording schedule. A subset of the digital video recorder control database is pushed from the digital video recorder control database to the plurality of set-top boxes for local caching ...
Last played bar with video-on-demand (vod) and digital video recorder (dvr) options
Charter Communications Operating, Llc
September 21, 2017 - N°20170272833

A recently-viewed stack of session objects is formed, corresponding to assets recently played on consumer premises equipment in a video content network. The session objects include linear session objects corresponding to linear ones of the assets and non-linear session objects corresponding to non-linear ones of the assets. A user selection to resume playing one of the non-linear assets is obtained (...
Video playback device for use with a mobile communication device
Texas Technology Ventures, Llp
September 21, 2017 - N°20170272809

A digital video recorder (dvr) has a memory manager to determine a particular date and a particular video program in a download schedule for which the dvr will reach a low memory condition based on the download schedule and an amount of unoccupied memory space in the dvr. The dvr outputs a display signal to indicate the particular date and ...
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Television broadcast dynamic recording calibration
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.
September 14, 2017 - N°20170264956

Embodiments described herein provide various techniques for dynamically calibrating digital video recordings of television broadcasts based on analyses of changes to time data and channel data associated with live television broadcasts. In various embodiments, television receivers may transmit sets of recording schedule data to television broadcast monitor devices, which may receive time data corresponding to live broadcast television programs from ...
Internet-centric dvr to dvr transfer of customer-selected content
Sony Corporation
September 14, 2017 - N°20170264941

A technique includes establishing communication over a network link between first and second digital video recorders (dvrs). The network link includes one or more of: an internet link, a two way multiple systems operator (mso) link between a computer system of an mso and a dvr. Responsive to at least one transfer command, content is transferred from the first dvr ...
Dvr community network for quick access to shared content
Sony Corporation
September 14, 2017 - N°20170264927

A technique for using an mso-based network of dvrs to share content includes receiving a request for content from a first digital video recorder (dvr) in an establishment of a first customer in a multiple system's operator (mso) video network including at least a second dvr in an establishment of a second customer. The establishment of the first customer is ...
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Autonomous load balancing among dvrs of new and future content
Sony Corporation
September 14, 2017 - N°20170264925

A technique for load balancing between first and second dvrs includes receiving a customer-generated signal to enable load balancing of to-be-recorded content at a future time between at least first and second digital video recorders (dvrs). Responsive to the signal and based at least in part on a storage size of at least one content, a load balancing algorithm is ...
Dynamic load balancing among dvrs of already-recorded content
Sony Corporation
September 14, 2017 - N°20170264924

A technique for load balancing between first and second dvrs includes receiving a customer-generated signal to enable load balancing between at least first and second digital video recorders (dvrs), and responsive to the signal and based at least in part on a storage size of at least one content, execute a load balancing algorithm to move at least some content ...
Mso-centric dvr-to-dvr transfer of customer-selected content
Sony Corporation
September 14, 2017 - N°20170264921

Responsive to the transfer command, content on a first digital video recorder (dvr) is transferred to a second dvr over a wired or wireless link that directly connects the first dvr to the second dvr with no intervening components between the dvrs, such that the first dvr can be removed from use. The content may he video received on a ...
Dvr content backup using another dvr or another hdd on the same dvr
Sony Corporation
September 14, 2017 - N°20170262182

A technique to backup data on a dvr includes receiving a transfer command, and responsive to the transfer command, backing up content on a first storage of an in-home digital video recorder (dvr) to a second storage configured as a redundant array of independent disks (raid)-1. The transfer is over a direct communication path between the first and second ...
Adapter for video recorders
Sony Corporation
August 31, 2017 - N°20170249974

This invention relates to an adapter for recording to removable storage device from a certain family of digital video recorders. More particularly, this adapter allows aja® video systems, inc's ki pro® and ki pro® rack digital video recorders to record to removable storage devices such as a hard disk drive or solid state drive.
Systems and methods for operation of recording devices such as digital video recorders (dvrs)
Sony Corporation
August 24, 2017 - N°20170244926

According to one embodiment, a computer program product comprises a non-transitory computer readable storage medium having computer program code embodied therewith, where the computer program code is readable and/or executable by a first recording device to cause the first recording device to receive, at the first recording device, a request to record a contiguous television program, store the contiguous ...
Multifunction powered hand grip for devices
Daymen Us, Inc.
July 27, 2017 - N°20170212412

A handgrip adapted to support an imaging device, such as a digital video recorder. The handgrip may have an internal battery which provides auxiliary power to the device mounted thereon. The handgrip may have connectors with allow the plugging in of a jumper cable from the device to the handgrip to allow for the provision of power. The handgrip may ...
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System for providing efficient delivery of media content to the masses
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
July 06, 2017 - N°20170195396

A system for providing efficient delivery of media content to the masses is disclosed. In particular, the system may include receiving requests for content from a plurality of user devices. The system may then include synchronizing fulfillment timeframes for delivering the content based on a preset time interval. In response to the requests, the system may deliver the content, such ...
Remote storage digital video recorder streaming and related methods
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.
June 29, 2017 - N°20170188060

Systems, devices, and methods for streaming or otherwise delivering media content over a network are provided. One exemplary method of streaming media content over a network using a rs-dvr system involves receiving, at the rs-dvr system, a request for a portion of the media content from a media player on a client device via the network, receiving, at the rs-dvr ...
Digital video recorder options for editing content
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
June 29, 2017 - N°20170186464

A system for providing digital video recorder options for editing content is disclosed. In particular, the system may include receiving requests for a first version of media content and providing access to the first version of the media content. A user that accesses the first version of the media content may select a portion of the media content, and indicate ...
Digital video recorder as a content delivery server
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
June 22, 2017 - N°20170180790

A system for enabling a digital video recorder to serve as a content delivery server is disclosed. In particular, the system may include deploying a content delivery server at a cell site, which may be provided a content package from a satellite or fiber network. Additionally, the system may include deploying, at a customer premises, a digital video recorder that ...
Systems and processes for efficiently storing and retrieving video content
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.
June 22, 2017 - N°20170178682

Methods, systems and devices are described to improve the storage and retrieval of video content. The general concepts set forth herein could be used in any video storage system that uses disk drives to store video content, including remote or local storage digital video recorders (dvrs) and the like.
Integrated video and audio recording and transmission
Mobile-vision, Inc.
June 08, 2017 - N°20170163956

A device includes a body-worn camera and small form factor digital video recorder that is integrated with a wireless microphone and transmitter that interoperates with an in-car video system.
Dvr module for system having a gateway
Mobile-vision, Inc.
June 01, 2017 - N°20170155945

A communications module, a gateway device incorporating the communications module, or a local network system incorporating the gateway device, incorporating a readily installable and removable module which contains internal computer instructions to operate a digital video recorder which may be controllable using the local network system. The module may control at least one of the functions including dynamic video up-conversion, ...
Simultaneous output of multiple television selections
Mobile-vision, Inc.
May 25, 2017 - N°20170150220

Embodiments described herein provide various techniques for receiving, decoding, and simultaneously outputting multiple television programs and channels via television receivers. In various embodiments, one or more multi-video display modes may be provided by television receivers, including, for example, multi-video channel scanning display mode, a multi-video favorite channel scanning display mode, a multi-video swap command, a multi-video electronic programming guide (epg), ...
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