would prevent "a viewer from switching from a channel when an advertisement is being displayed on the channel. A viewer may either watch the advertisements or pay a fee in order to be able to change channels or fast forward when the advertisements are being displayed."Just curious, have they come up with a patent that keeps me from throwing my shoe through the screen because I can't flip away from an ad? I'm not buying any product that implements an idea like this.
Diminishing Personal Freedom How Bourgeois