Patent Number: 8,578,424

Title: Digital broadcasting system and method for transmitting and receiving electronic service guide data in digital broadcasting system

Abstract: Disclosed are a digital broadcasting system and a method for transmitting and receiving electronic service guide data in a digital broadcasting system, which communicates applications capable of executing content files downloaded through a file download service. The digital broadcasting system includes a digital broadcasting transmitter for broadcasting Electronic Service Guide (ESG) data which includes application information corresponding to respective content files, and a digital broadcasting receiver for receiving the broadcasted ESG data and executing applications corresponding to the respective content files by using the application information included in the ESG data.

Inventors: Kim; Sun-Mi (Seoul, KR), Kim; Hyun-Chul (Suwon-si, KR), Kim; Young-Jip (Suwon-si, KR), Lee; Byoung-Dai (Seongnam-si, KR), Bae; Young-Kyu (Bucheon-si, KR)

Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

International Classification: G06F 13/00 (20060101); G06F 3/00 (20060101); H04N 5/445 (20110101)

Expiration Date: 2022-11-05 0:00:00