CN1085007C - Method and TV system for searching context sensitive ITV information - Google Patents

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CN1085007C
CN1085007C CN 97122289 CN97122289A CN1085007C CN 1085007 C CN1085007 C CN 1085007C CN 97122289 CN97122289 CN 97122289 CN 97122289 A CN97122289 A CN 97122289A CN 1085007 C CN1085007 C CN 1085007C
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本发明涉及选取电视节目信息的系统和方法,更具体地说涉及内容相关的信息,一些这样的信息可以通过国际互联网找到。 The present invention relates to a system and method for selecting a TV program information, and more particularly relates to content-related information, can be found in some such information via the Internet. 为在电视上交互地显示节目信息提供了根据本发明的方法和系统,该方法包括以下步骤:接收节目信息请求;显示节目信息;接收附加信息请求;和根据搜索附加信息的请求,产生至少一个自动搜索项;显示所述至少一个自动搜索项;以及根据显示的搜索项进行搜索并显示附加信息。 Providing program information is displayed on the television interactively in accordance with the method and system of the present invention, the method comprising the steps of: receiving a program information request; displaying the program information; receiving the additional information requested; and the search additional information request, generating at least one Auto search term; displaying the at least one automatic search term; and the search items displayed according to the search and display the additional information.

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搜索内容相关的交互式电视信息的方法和电视系统 The method of interactive television content-related information search and TV system

本发明涉及选取电视节目信息的系统和方法,更具体地说涉及内容相关的信息,一些这样的信息可以通过国际互联网找到。 The present invention relates to a system and method for selecting a TV program information, and more particularly relates to content-related information, can be found in some such information via the Internet.

电视节目信息现在可以在电视上找到。 TV program information can now be found on television. 然而,当今的ITV(交互式电视)是老式的中央频道信息的静态电视的发展和继续。 However, today's ITV (Interactive Television) is the development of old-fashioned static central television channel information and continue. 频道信息一般包括节目开始和结束时间、节目名称和说明。 Channel information typically includes start and end time, program title and description of the program.

许多当今的ITV系统采用顶置盒与顶置软件可能的话还有遥控器一同工作。 Many of today's ITV system uses a set-top box software overhead and possibly also work with the remote control. 顶置盒已经用于各种系统,包括桌上摆着的电视机,直接到家中(DTH)的视频拨号音,以及无线连接(MMDS)。 Top box been used in various systems, including table where a television, direct the home (DTH) is a video dial tone, and wireless connections (MMDS). 顶置盒可以与电视机装在一起,并可用遥控器。 Television set top box and can be installed together, and can be remote. 典型的顶置盒可以包括控制器、存储器、用于遥控的接收器,可能的话还有电视接口。 A typical set-top box may include a controller, a memory, a receiver for remote control, possibly, TV interface.

常规的ITV的一个例子是有“预告片频道”。 An example of conventional ITV is the "Channel trailer." 全部频道信息都在一个地方。 All channel information all in one place. 这对观众是很不方便的。 This audience is very convenient. 例如,用户可能要等相当长的一段时间来观看某一频道的信息。 For example, users may have to wait quite some time to watch a certain channel information. 由于在给定时间只显示少数频道,所以不能立即得到某一特定频道。 Because it shows a few channels at a given time, so you can not get to a particular channel immediately. 常规的节目信息服务只是提供最基本的信息。 General program information service provides only the most basic information. 如果观众想看与节目有关的其它信息,例如节目作者的影评或采访,观众一般需要搜索其它地方的所需附加信息。 If viewers want to see other information related to the program, such as a program or an interview with the author's critics, the audience generally require additional information needed to search elsewhere.

由星视电视广播股份有限公司提出的中国专利申请96197357.9(CN1200221A)公开了一种提供电视节目预告信息的系统和方法,该发明提供的系统和方法可以用来在可视接口上提供电视节目预告信息并允许观众检索、搜寻、选择和交互访问位于远程数据库、计算机网络或在线服务上的信息。 Chinese patent proposes view a television broadcast by satellite, Ltd. Application 96197357.9 (CN1200221A) discloses a system and method for providing television schedule information, systems and methods provided herein may be used to provide a television schedule on the visual interface information and allows the viewer to search, search, select and interactive access to the remote database, the information on a computer network or online service.

本发明是在现有技术基础上的改进发明,其目的在于提供一种选取内容相关的交互式电视节目信息的方法和系统,该方法和系统能够克服显示电视节目信息的常规系统中存在的搜索方式复杂、搜索内容有限和等候时间长的问题,为观众提供了更友善的界面和更方便快捷的搜索方式。 The present invention is an improvement on the invention over the prior art, and its object is to provide a selection method and system for content-related interactive television program information, the method and system capable of overcoming the conventional system displays the television program information in the present search complex way, limited searches and waiting a long time problem, providing a more friendly interface and more convenient way to search for the audience.

本发明涉及选取电视节目信息的系统和方法,更具体地说涉及内容相关的信息,一些这样的信息可以通过联机的服务器找到,例如美国在线和国际互联网。 The present invention relates to a system and method for selecting television program information, and more particularly to content-related information, some of this information can be found online at the server, such as America Online and the Internet.

为在电视上交互地显示节目信息提供了根据本发明的方法,该方法包括以下步骤:接收节目信息请求;显示节目信息;接收搜索附加信息的请求;根据搜索附加信息的请求,产生至少一个自动搜索项;显示至少一个自动搜索项;根据显示的自动搜索项搜索附加信息并显示附加信息。 Providing program information is displayed on the television interactively according to the method of the present invention, the method comprising the steps of: receiving a program information request; displaying the program information; receiving a search request for additional information; The search for additional information request, generating at least one automatic search term; automatically displaying at least one search term; automatic search for additional information and displays the search items displayed in the additional information.

图1是根据本发明的一个系统。 FIG. 1 is a system according to the invention.

图2是叠在电视接收节目上的交互式内容特定对话的一个例子。 FIG 2 is an example of a program on the television receiver stack interactive content of a particular conversation.

图3是根据搜索请求叠在节目上的交互式对话。 The interactive dialogue FIG. 3 is stacked on the search request program.

图4是显示基于搜索项的目录的交互式对话的一个例子。 Figure 4 is an example of an interactive dialogue based directory search term display.

图5是与搜索结果选择的项目有关的内容的交互式对话的一个例子。 Figure 5 is an example of an interactive dialogue on the contents of the search results selected item.

图6是根据本发明的交互式显示叠在一个节目上的内容相关信息的方法的流程图。 FIG 6 is a flowchart of a method according to the interactive information display of the present invention is superimposed on a program content.

图7是根据本发明的交互式检索内容相关信息和显示叠在电视节目上的结果的方法的流程图。 FIG 7 is a flowchart of a method and displaying results information superimposed on an interactive television program in accordance with the present invention to retrieve.

图8是根据本发明的将从国际互联网检索的内容相关信息存储在与电视相连的存储器中的方法的流程图。 FIG 8 is a flowchart of a method related information is stored in a memory connected to the TV in accordance with the content from the Internet search of the present invention.

图9是根据本发明的将存储的内容相关信息刷新和在电视上显示被刷新信息的方法的流程图。 9 is a flowchart of a method and related information updating information is refreshed on a television display in accordance with the stored contents of the present invention.

本发明涉及选取电视节目信息的系统和方法,更具体地说涉及内容相关的信息,一些这样的信息可以通过联机的服务器找到,例如美国在线和国际互联网。 The present invention relates to a system and method for selecting television program information, and more particularly to content-related information, some of this information can be found online at the server, such as America Online and the Internet. 以下描述是为了使本领域的一般技术人员能够实施本发明。 The following description is provided to enable those skilled in the art to practice the present invention. 在不脱离本发明的范围的前提下,本领域的一般技术人员可做各种改进。 Without departing from the scope of the present invention, those skilled in the art that various improvements.

图1是根据本发明的系统。 1 is a system according to the invention. 该系统包括电视显示器100、顶置盒102、输入设备104和国际互联网接口106,国际互联网接口106既可置于顶置盒内,也可置于顶置盒外。 The system includes a television display 100, set-top boxes 102, input device 104 and the Internet interface 106, the Internet interface 106 can be placed overhead box, set top box may be placed outside. 顶置盒102的基本部件包括接口114、控制器108、存储器110和接收器112。 The basic components of the set top box 102 includes an interface 114, a controller 108, a memory 110 and the receiver 112. 输入设备104可以是任何类型的输入设备,包括电视遥控器或键盘。 The input device 104 may be any type of input devices, including a keyboard or TV remote control. 接收器112接收来自输入设备104的输入信号。 Receiver 112 receives an input signal from the input device 104. 控制器108利用接收器112接收的输入信号,如果需要,还可访问存储器110、国际互联网接口106和接口114。 The controller 108 uses input signal received by receiver 112, if necessary, accesses the memory 110, the Internet interface 106 and interface 114.

图2是在电视显示器上显示的叠在一个节目上的内容相关节目信息的一个例子。 FIG 2 is an example of the related content program information superimposed on a program displayed on a television display. 内容相关节目信息包括节目名称、节目中的演员、开始时间和结束时间。 Content-related program information including program name, program actors, the start time and end time. 当用户发出请求时,应能显现重叠部分200。 When a user makes a request, it should be able to show the overlapping portion 200.

可以通过输入设备206如遥控器来发出请求。 The request may be input by a remote control device 206. 输入设备206最好包括重叠请求键,如浏览按钮214。 The input device 206 preferably includes an overlapping request key, such as browse button 214. 可以取消重叠部分200,或从重叠部分200发出搜索请求。 Overlapping portion 200 can be eliminated, or a search request 200 from the overlapped portion. 重叠部分200可以包括取消选择202和搜索选择204,它们可以采用输入设备206来进行选择。 Overlapping portions 200 and 202 may include a search option deselect 204, an input device 206 which may be used to choose. 可以从重叠部分200显示和选择取消和搜索功能,或可以在输入设备206中包括取消按钮216和搜索按钮212。 From the overlap portion 200 and the option to cancel the display and search functions, or may include a cancel button 216 and a search button 212 in the input device 206.

如果选择搜索选择204,则出现新的重叠部分300,这可以从图3看到。 If the selected search option 204, a new overlap portion 300 occurs, as can be seen from FIG. 重叠部分300最好包括将要搜索的自动搜索项,如电影名、演员和导演。 The overlapping portion 300 preferably includes an automatic search for items to be searched, such as movie name, actor and director. 自动搜索项可以用各种方式获得。 Auto search terms can be obtained in various ways. 一种方式是访问由节目引导提供者如电缆公司保持的节目引导数据库。 One way is to access the program guide by the program provider, such as cable companies maintain databases guide. 可以使用如图1所示的国际互联网接口106或电话线这样的设备在电缆公司处直接访问数据库。 Such devices may be used as shown in the Internet or the telephone line interface 106 shown in FIG. 1 directly access the database at a cable company. 如果当前节目引导保留在顶置盒中的数据库中,则可以在顶置盒中访问节目引导。 If the current program remains in boot-top box database, you can access the program guide in the overhead compartment. 所需的频道信息最好假定是正在电视上显示的当前频道,假定的时间最好是当前时间或未来的一段短时间,如半小时。 Channel information needed to assume the best channel is currently being displayed on the television, assuming the best time is the current time or the next short period of time, such as half an hour. 与频道和时间有关的信息可以从节目引导数据库中检索到,并作为自动搜索项显示。 Channel and time information related to the program guide can be retrieved from the database, and displayed as the search term automatically. 以这种方式可以产生叠在电视节目上的信息和用于国际互联网搜索的自动搜索项。 In this way it can generate information superimposed on the television program and used to automatically search the Internet search terms.

在开始搜索之前可以清除搜索项或增加搜索项。 Before you begin the search you can clear your search term or search term increase. 自动搜索项最好涉及当前正在观看的节目或将要观看的节目。 Automatic best search terms relate to the currently viewed program or programs to be viewed. 用户可以搜索将要观看的节目的一种方式是清除自动搜索项和增加附加的搜索项。 Users can search for a way to watch the program is to remove search terms and automatically add additional search terms. 利用取消选择202'或通过按下输入设备中的取消按钮216',可以在任何时间取消搜索功能。 Using deselect 202 'Cancel button 216 or by pressing the input device', the search function can be canceled at any time. 用户还可以通过选择开始搜索选择302或通过按下输入设备206'上的搜索按钮212'开始搜索。 The user can also start a search by pressing the select input device 302 or 206 to start the search 'on the search button 212' by selection.

如果用户选择开始搜索,则新的重叠部分400出现在节目上。 If the user chooses to start the search, the new 400 overlapping portions appear on the program. 重叠部分400包括基于搜索项的目录。 Overlapped portion 400 includes a directory-based search term. 例如包括被选电影的影评,采访演员,和导演对特定场景的说明。 Including, for example selected film critics, interviews with actors, directors and description of a particular scene. 用户可以观看目录,决定取消重叠部分400和返回节目,或者用户可以选择一项,观看与之有关的内容。 Users can view the catalog, we decided to cancel the overlapping portions 400 and return to the program, or the user can select one, with relevant content viewing.

图5表示当选择一项时出现的重叠部分500的一个例子,可以是被选电源的影评。 5 shows an example that appears when selecting an overlapped portion 500, the power supply may be selected critics. 重叠部分500可以包括滚动条402',允许用户上下滚动内容。 Overlapping portion 500 may include a scroll bar 402 ', allowing the user to scroll up and down the content. 可以通过取消选择202或输入设备上的取消按钮216在任何时间取消重叠部分500。 You can select or cancel button on the input device 202 216 canceled by canceling the overlap portion 500 at any time.

图6是根据本发明的交互式显示叠在当前节目上的内容相关信息的方法的流程图。 FIG 6 is a flowchart of a method according to the interactive information display of the present invention is superimposed on the current program content. 通过步骤600,打开电视机接收一个电视频道。 In step 600, receives a turn on the TV channels. 然后通过步骤602接收浏览命令。 Then step 602 receives browse commands. 通过步骤604显示叠在当前节目上的内容相关节目信息文本。 604 displayed superimposed on the current content of the program text information related program step. 内容相关节目信息文本可以包括对节目的说明,如当前频道上的当前节目,或当前频道上的未来的节目。 Content-related program information may include a text description of the program, as the current program on the current channel, or future programs on the channel current.

通过步骤604还可显示交互式搜索选择,确定通过步骤606是否已经选择了取消。 Step 604 may also be displayed by the interactive search option, it is determined at step 606 whether the selected canceled. 如果是的话,则不再显示文本和返回节目全屏。 If so, then the program will not display text and return to full-screen. 如果没有选择取消,则通过步骤608确定选择了搜索。 If you do not choose to cancel, then step 608 determines that the selected search. 如果未选择,则通过步骤606再次确定是否已经选择了取消。 If not selected, then step 606 determines whether has been selected again to cancel.

如果已经选择了搜索,则通过步骤610显示搜索对话。 If you have selected a search, then in step 610 to display the search dialog. 搜索对话最好包括搜索项,搜索项是以上述方式自动被选择的。 Search dialog preferably includes search terms, the search term is automatically selected in the manner described above. 搜索对话还包括选择改变、删除或增加搜索项。 Search dialog also includes the option to change, delete or add search terms. 然后通过步骤611确定是否改变搜索项。 611 then determines whether to change the search term by step. 如果是的话,通过步骤613,将经输入设备输入的改变包括在搜索项中。 If so, in step 613, it will be included in the search item input via the input device changes.

通过步骤612再次确定是否已经选择了取消。 Step 612 determines whether to have again chosen to cancel. 如果是的话,则通过步骤607不再显示文本和返回节目全屏。 If so, step 607 is not full-screen display text and return to the program.

如果通过步骤612没有选择取消,则通过步骤614确定是否选择了进行搜索。 If you do not choose to cancel by step 612, then step 614 determines whether the selected search. 进行搜索选择包括表示进行搜索的任何输入。 Search options include representation of any input search. 如果没有选择进行搜索,则通过步骤612再次确定是否选择了取消。 If you do not choose to search, then again in step 612 determines whether a cancellation.

如果通过步骤614选择了进行搜索,则通过步骤616请求搜索国际互联网。 If step 614 by selecting the search, the search request to the Internet through step 616. 这种请求包括已经由用户选择的最后搜索项组。 This request includes the last group of search terms have been selected by the user. 最后搜索项组可以包括除用户已经选择的任何附加搜索项以外的一些或全部自动搜索项。 The last set of search terms may include some or all of the items in addition to automatically search for any additional search terms the user has selected.

图7是根据本发明的交互式检索内容相关信息和显示叠在电视节目上的结果的方法的流程图。 FIG 7 is a flowchart of a method and displaying results information superimposed on an interactive television program in accordance with the present invention to retrieve. 通过步骤700打开电视机接收一个频道。 Step 700 is opened by receiving a television channel. 通过步骤702确定是否已经收到搜索请求。 702 determines whether a search request has been received by step. 如果没有收到,则通过步骤702再次确定是否受到搜索请求。 If no, then step 702 again to determine whether they are search requests.

如果收到搜索请求,则通过步骤703产生和显示自动搜索项。 If the search request is received, the display 703 and automatically generates search term by step. 如上所述,最好采用由节目引导提供者的节目引导数据库提供的信息产生自动搜索项。 As described above, the best use of the information provided by the database provider guided by the program guide to generate automatic program search term. 然后通过步骤705确定是否改变搜索项,如删除、增加或改进显示的搜索项。 Then step 705 determines whether to change the search term, such as deleting, adding or improving search items displayed. 如果用户输入对搜索项的改变信号,则通过步骤707将改变包括在搜索项中。 If the user changes the signal input to the search term, through the changing step 707 is included in the search term.

如果不改变,或一旦改变,则通过步骤704请求搜索国际互联网。 If you do not change, or change once, through step 704 requests a search the Internet. 该请求可限制在节目的范畴,如体育或电影,以便将内容数限制在一个合理的数目。 The request may be limited to a program category, such as sports or movies, in order to limit the number of contents in a reasonable number. 该范畴也可以作为自动搜索项产生,假定节目引导提供者已经鉴定节目处于该范畴。 This category may also be produced as an automatic search term, assumed program guide provider has been identified in the program category.

通过步骤706得到请求结果,通过步骤708显示内容目录。 Request result obtained in step 706, step 708 displays the contents of the directory. 通过步骤710确定是否已经选择了取消。 710 determines whether the cancellation has been selected by step. 如果是的话,则通过步骤712不再显示文本和返回节目全屏。 If so, step 712 is not full-screen display text and return to the program. 然后通过步骤702确定是否已经接收了新的搜索请求。 702 then determines whether it has received a search request by a new step.

如果通过步骤710未选择取消,则通过步骤714确定是否选择了一项内容。 If step 710 is not deselected, step 714 determines whether to select a content. 如果不是,则通过步骤710再次确定是否选择了取消。 If not, step 710 determines whether a cancel again. 如果通过步骤714从目录中选择了一项内容,则通过步骤716处理内容选择。 If the content 714 is selected from a catalog by step, the content selection process at step 716. 然后通过步骤718检索被选文本,通过步骤720显示被选文本。 It is then selected by the text retrieval step 718, step 720 is selected by the text display. 如果通过步骤722未选择取消,则继续显示被选文本。 If step 722 is not deselected, continues to show the selected text. 然而,如果已经选择了取消,则通过步骤712不再显示文本和返回节目全屏。 However, if you have chosen to cancel, then step through the program no longer display text and return to full-screen 712.

图8是根据本发明的将从国际互联网检索的内容相关信息存储在与电视相连的存储器中的方法的流程图。 FIG 8 is a flowchart of a method related information is stored in a memory connected to the TV in accordance with the content from the Internet search of the present invention. 通过步骤800打开电视机接收一个频道。 Receiving a channel on the television at step 800. 通过步骤801确定是否已经收到搜索请求。 801 determines whether a search request has been received by step. 如果没有收到,则通过步骤801再次确定是否收到搜索请求。 If no, then step 801 determines once again whether it has received a search request. 如果收到搜索请求,则通过步骤803产生和显示自动搜索项。 If the search request is received, the display 803 and automatically generates search term by step.

然后通过步骤805确定是否改变搜索项。 805 then determines whether to change the search term by step. 如果改变,包括如删除、增加或改进输入的搜索项,则通过步骤807将改变包括在搜索项中。 If the change, including such as deleting, adding or improving the entered search term, then step 807 by changing the item included in the search. 通过步骤802向国际互联网发出请求,通过步骤804返回其结果。 802 sends a request to the Internet via step, step 804 returns its results. 通过步骤806显示请求结果。 Step 806 by displaying the results of the request.

通过步骤808确定是否选择存储。 808 determines whether the selected memory step. 如果不是,则通过步骤810确定是否选择了取消。 If not, step 810 determines whether a cancellation. 如果否的话,再次确定是否选择了存储。 If not, once again determine whether the selected storage. 如果通过步骤808选择了存储,则通过步骤814将信息存储在与电视机相连的存储器中。 If the storage is selected in step 808, the memory 814 stores information on the television set connected via a step.

图9是根据本发明的将存储的内容相关信息刷新和在电视上显示被刷新信息的方法的流程图。 9 is a flowchart of a method and related information updating information is refreshed on a television display in accordance with the stored contents of the present invention. 通过步骤902接收刷新存储命令。 Step 902 receives a refresh command is stored. 通过步骤904刷新来自存储器的被存储信息。 Step 904 to refresh the stored information from the memory. 通过步骤906在对话中显示存储的项,最好叠在电视节目上。 Step 906 to display items stored in the dialogue, it is preferably laminated on a television program.

然后通过步骤908确定是否选择取消。 908 then determines whether the option to cancel by step. 如果是的话,则通过步骤902处理下一个刷新存储命令。 If so, then at step 902 the processing by storing a refresh command. 如果否的话,则通过步骤910确定是否选择任何显示项以便观看文本。 If not, then step 910 determines whether to select any item display for viewing text. 如果否的话,则通过步骤908再次确定是否选择取消。 If not, then 908 again determines whether or not the option to cancel by step. 如果通过步骤910选择显示文本,则通过步骤912检索和显示被选文本,最好叠在节目上。 If the text selection in step 910, then in step 912 the retrieval and display of the selected text, preferably on the program stack.

以上揭示了在电视上交互式显示节目信息的一种方法和系统。 Above discloses a method and system for interactive program information displayed on the TV. 根据本发明写的软件存储在计算机可读媒体上,如存储器或CD-ROM,或在网络上传输,由处理器执行。 The memory or CD-ROM, or transmitted according to the present invention, the write software stored on a computer-readable medium on the network, executed by a processor.

以上描述的本发明的实施例只是为了说明的目的,在不脱离本发明的精神和范围的前提下,本领域的一般技术人员可做各种改进。 Embodiments of the invention described above are for illustrative purposes only, without departing from the spirit and scope of the present invention, those skilled in the art that various improvements.

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  1. 1.一种在电视交互地显示节目信息的方法,该方法包括以下步骤:a)显示节目信息;b)接收附加信息请求;其特征在于还包括以下步骤:c)响应搜索附加信息的请求,产生至少一个自动搜索项;d)显示至少一个自动搜索项;e)根据显示的自动搜索项搜索附加信息;f)显示附加信息。 1. A method for displaying the television program information interactively, the method comprising the steps of: a) displaying the program information; b) receiving a request for additional information; characterized by further comprising the step of: c) in response to a search request for additional information, automatically generating at least one search term; D) automatically displaying at least one search term; E) the automatic term search displayed additional information; F) to display additional information.
  2. 2.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于节目信息包括节目名称。 2. The method according to claim 1, characterized in that the program information includes a program name.
  3. 3.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于节目信息包括节目开始时间。 3. The method according to claim 1, wherein the program information includes a program start time.
  4. 4.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于节目信息包括节目结束时间。 4. A method according to claim 1, characterized in that the program information includes a program end time.
  5. 5.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于节目信息包括节目中的演员名。 The method according to claim 1, characterized in that the program information includes a program name of the actor.
  6. 6.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于节目信息包括节目中的导演名。 6. The method according to claim 1, characterized in that the program information includes a program name of the director.
  7. 7.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于节目信息包括当前正在显示频道上显示的节目的节目名称。 7. A method according to claim 1, characterized in that the program information includes a program name of the program currently being displayed on the channel display.
  8. 8.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于至少一个自动搜索项包括有关当前正在表演的节目的信息。 8. The method according to claim 1, characterized in that the at least one automatic search includes information about the current program item is performing.
  9. 9.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于至少一个自动搜索项包括有关将要在当前频道上表演的节目的信息。 9. The method according to claim 1, characterized in that the at least one automatic search includes information relating to the performance in the current channel program item.
  10. 10.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于至少一个自动搜索项包括有关当前频道上的当前节目之后下一个将要表演的节目的信息。 10. The method according to claim 1, characterized in that the at least one automatic search information related to the current program item comprises the current channel after the next program to be performing.
  11. 11.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于还包括接收未被自动选择的至少一个附加搜索项的步骤。 11. The method according to claim 1, characterized by further comprising the step of receiving not automatically selected at least one additional search terms.
  12. 12.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于附加信息包括节目评论。 12. The method according to claim 1, characterized in that the additional information includes a program comment.
  13. 13.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于通过选择电视上显示的一个选择项接收附加信息请求。 13. The method according to claim 1, characterized in that the receiver request additional information by selecting a selection item displayed on the TV.
  14. 14.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于还包括根据取消请求停止该方法中的步骤的步骤。 14. The method according to claim 1, characterized by further comprising the step of the step of stopping the process according to the cancellation request.
  15. 15.根据权利要求14的方法,其特征在于通过选择在电视上显示的一个选择项发送取消请求。 15. A method according to claim 14, characterized in that the cancellation request sent by selecting a selection item displayed on the television.
  16. 16.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于通过选择遥控器上的一个键发送附加信息请求。 16. The method according to claim 1, wherein the transmission request additional information by selecting a button on the remote control.
  17. 17.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于通过选择键盘上的一个键发送附加信息请求。 17. The method according to claim 1, characterized by selecting a key on the keyboard to send additional information request.
  18. 18.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于节目信息叠在被选频道上的当前节目上。 18. The method according to claim 1, characterized in that the program information is superimposed on the current program on the channel selected.
  19. 19.根据权利要求1的方法,其特征在于国际互联网上搜索附加信息。 19. The method according to claim 1, characterized in that the search for additional information on the Internet.
  20. 20.一种在电视上交互地显示节目信息的系统,该系统包括:电视机;输入信息的输入设备;接收从输入设备输入的信息的接收器;访问联机服务器的接口;用于接收对节目信息的请求并显示节目信息的装置;用于接收搜索附加信息的请求的装置;其特征在于还包括:用于响应搜索附加信息的请求产生至少一个自动搜索项的装置;显示自动搜索项的装置;以及根据显示的自动搜索项搜索附加信息的装置。 20. A program information display system interactively on television, the system comprising: a television; an input device for entering information; receiving the information from the receiver input device input; interface to access online server; means for receiving a program It means a program request information and display; means for receiving a search request for additional information; characterized by further comprising: in response to a search request for the additional information generating means at least one automatic search term; automatic search term display means ; and means for searching an automatic search for the additional information items displayed.
  21. 21.根据权利要求20的系统,其特征在于控制器搜索国际互联网得到附加信息。 21. The system of claim 20, wherein the controller searches the Internet to obtain additional information.
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