Patent Number: 8,793,736

Title: System and method for displaying a mapping of channels in a program guide

Abstract: A system and method for displaying an electronic program guide are disclosed. In one embodiment the method comprises receiving, for a plurality of first events, first event metadata comprising a first event description and a first logical channel number, receiving, for a plurality of second events, second event metadata comprising a second event description and a second logical channel number, assigning the first logical channel number associated with a particular first event to a particular second event, wherein the assignment is based on the first event metadata of the particular first event and the second event metadata of the particular second event, and displaying a program guide comprising at least a portion of the second event metadata of the particular second event.

Inventors: Kueh; Anthony (San Jose, CA)

Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated

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

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018