Patents by Inventor Dale Skran

Dale Skran has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20050216949
    Abstract: Systems and methods for creating a Universal Media Server (UMS) and associated Digital Media Renders (DMRs) are disclosed. This system provides functions such as in-home wired or wireless network for media distribution with PVR functions from a distributed archive while at the same time including functions such as an answering machine, voice recorder, voice over IP gateway, firewall, NAT, DHCP, and security monitoring. A variety of advanced features and functions are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2005
    Publication date: September 29, 2005
    Inventors: Ray Candelora, Joseph Aguilar, Dale Skran
  • Publication number: 20050185921
    Abstract: Systems and methods for editing a multimedia program are disclosed. A segment in a program is defined and then processed. The segment is defined by marking a beginning of the segment and the end of the segment. Imprecision in defining the segment is corrected. The defined segment may be deleted or programmed to repeat one or more times when the program is played in the future. A user defines the segment and processes it by supplying input signals to the system. The input signals may be generated by pressing buttons on a remote control.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2005
    Publication date: August 25, 2005
    Inventors: Dale Skran, Raymond Candelora, J. Gerard Aguilar