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METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONTENT DISTRIBUTION FOR MULTISCREEN VIEWING
A method for distributing a video program to first and second devices is disclosed. The method comprises receiving a request for the video program from one of...
RECEIVING DEVICE, RECEIVING METHOD, TRANSMITTING DEVICE, TRANSMITTING
METHOD, AND PROGRAM
The present disclosure relates to a receiving device, a receiving method, a transmitting device, a transmitting method, and a program through which it is...
Measuring User Engagement During Presentation of Media Content
There is provided a method including rendering a gating media content segment presentation, providing a user interface to a user viewing the gating media...
SET-TOP DISK HEALTH DIAGNOSTICS
Methods, systems, and computer readable media can be operable to monitor for and alert the occurrence of pre-failure indicators at a set-top box (STB) disk....
Secure Internal Control for Encrypting Video Data
In one aspect, a video processing device includes a processor and a transmitter, for example implemented as separate integrated circuits on a printed circuit...
SET-TOP-BOX HAVING A BUILT-IN MASTER NODE THAT PROVIDES AN EXTERNAL
INTERFACE FOR COMMUNICATION AND CONTROL IN...
A set-top-box (STB) provides capability for monitoring and control of power usage and the ability to establish communications. A smart residential service...
CABLE NETWORK GATEWAY WITH DIGITAL DOCSIS/MOCA BRIDGE
A cable network gateway receives a downstream broadband signal via service provider cabling at an interface. An Analog to Digital Converter (ADC) converts the...
Storing Multiple Instances of Content
Content receivers may simultaneously record multiple instances of content for multiple programming channels based on content provider instructions. Systems and...
System for the Delivery and Dynamic Presentation of Large Media Assets
over Bandwidth Constrained Networks
Media content, based on a predetermined set of constraints, from a content provider is delivered to a local cache of a user device before viewing the media. A...
SIGNAL PROCESSING DEVICE, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, COMPUTER PROGRAM, AND
IMAGE TRANSMISSION SYSTEM
Provided is a signal processing device including a control information acquiring unit configured to acquire image control information regarding control of an...
CUSTOMIZED GENERATION OF HIGHLIGHT SHOW WITH NARRATIVE COMPONENT
Customized highlight shows for sporting events, entertainment events, and/or the like, having a narrative component, are generated and presented. The events...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DELIVERING SECONDARY CONTENT TO VIEWERS
Systems and methods disclosed herein include systems and methods for delivery of secondary content to a user device. The secondary content may comprise events...
METHOD AND DEVICE FOR REALIZING DISTRIBUTED REMOTE CONTROL, TELEVISION AND
MOBILE TERMINAL OF THE DEVICE
The present disclosure provides a method for realizing distributed remote control, including: a television sending real-time content signals to the mobile...
CONTENT DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM AND METHOD
Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture consistent with the present invention provide an electronic marketplace that matches units of content from...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR TRANSMITTING MEDIA CONTENT
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method for providing redundancy in a video data stream. For every data frame of a plurality of...
Systems and Methods of Discovering Illegal Service Appropriation
A ranging function provides the location of a set top box (STB) in a telecommunications system. The distance in time from a cable modem termination system...
DETECTING AND PREVENTING FALSE TELEVISION VIEWERSHIP
A device receives instructions to record particular content and repeatedly play the recorded particular content. The device records the particular content...
Self-Service Channel Marketplace
A content hosting system allows content providers to create channels of video content and make them available to users in a marketplace. Users can search or...
USING SECOND SCREEN DEVICES TO AUGMENT MEDIA ENGAGEMENT METRICS
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for using second screen devices to augment media engagement...
System and Method for Audience Media Planning for Tune-In
A system and method determines an audience media planning for tune-in for a target program. The method includes receiving viewing information for a plurality...
CHANNEL-BASED LIVE TV CONVERSION
Several embodiments include an Internet-based video delivery system that retains channel browsing capabilities. The video delivery system can include a backend...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR BEFOREHAND DOWNLOADING VIDEO
In a system and method for beforehand downloading video, executed in a video server connected to multiple client devices and accessed though the multiple...
HOSPITALITY MEDIA SYSTEM THAT AVOIDS NETWORK CONGESTION AND SERVER LOAD
WHILE PROVIDING MEDIA EXPERIENCE WITHIN...
A method of servicing requests for information at a server includes receiving a request for information from a client device, and determining a number of...
Transmitting Display Management Metadata Over HDMI
In an embodiment, a media source combines reference code values and mapping function parameters for mapping functions into video frames originally designated...
Storage of Tags in Video for Carriage in Real-Time
There is provided a system and method for storing tags in video for carriage in real-time. The system comprising a content creator and a television network,...
Digital transmission only over cable TV
High-speed Cable TV Providers Should Modify Their Channel Lineups to Avoid Duplicating Channels in Both Analog and Digital.
Remote Transcription and Reporting System and Method
A transcription and reporting system, including: at least one remote data capture device positioned in a specified location and configured or programmed to at...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MODIFYING MEDIA CONTENT FROM A DISPLAY VENUE
A venue display system has a server that communicates with a box and includes a processor. A content server is part of a screen management system (SMS). A...
DESCRIPTION OF IMAGE COMPOSITION WITH HEVC STILL IMAGE FILE FORMAT
A method of encapsulating an encoded bitstream representing one or more images includes providing description of images and/or sub-image picture, providing...
REPLACING A CORRUPTED VIDEO FRAME
It is presented a video stream provider for providing an output video stream. The video stream provider comprises: a processor; and a memory storing...
OPERATION POINT FOR CARRIAGE OF LAYERED HEVC BITSTREAM
A device for processing a bitstream including video data, such as a demultiplexer, extracts a descriptor from the bitstream, wherein the bitstream includes...
VIDEO PARAMETER SET SIGNALING
A scalable video decoder provides a method for decoding a video sequence comprising: decoding a plurality of frames of said video sequence where at least two...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR COMPRESSING IMAGE DATA USING COMPRESSION PROFILES
Methods of data encoding using trees formed with logic gates are described which lead to spatial compression of image data. Data encoding is achieved using a...
BOUNDARY FILTERING AND CROSS-COMPONENT PREDICTION IN VIDEO CODING
Techniques for coding video data include determining that a block of a first component of the video data is intra-predicted using one of a DC mode, a...
System and Method for Video Communication
In one embodiment, method for transmitting video includes determining a first video transmission schedule and selecting one frame type of a plurality of frame...
METHOD FOR INDUCING A MERGE CANDIDATE BLOCK AND DEVICE USING SAME
The present invention relates to a method for inducing a merge candidate block and a device using same. An image decoding method involves decoding motion...
INTRA BLOCK COPY PREDICTION RESTRICTIONS FOR PARALLEL PROCESSING
According to techniques of this disclosure, a video decoder can be configured to, for one or more blocks coded with wavefront parallel processing enabled,...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ENCODING MOTION INFORMATION, AND METHOD AND
APPARATUS FOR DECODING SAME
A method and apparatus for encoding and decoding motion information. The encoding method includes determining whether motion information of spatial prediction...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR VIDEO PROCESSING WITH COMPLEXITY INFORMATION
A decoder for video processing includes a receiver configured to receive a bitstream associated with a video from a coder. The decoder also includes a...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
In imaging processing, image data outputted from an imaging device is acquired as a data string formed of a first display value expressed by a first number of...
Video Parameter Techniques
Video parameter storage and processing techniques with MPEG-4 file format are described. In one or more implementations, techniques are described in which...
HYBRID BLOCK BASED COMPRESSION
A method and apparatus is provided for block based compression of a texture using hardware supported compression formats. The method comprises dividing a...
PALETTE RUN HIDING IN PALETTE-BASED VIDEO CODING
A video decoder may obtain a syntax element from a bitstream comprising an encoded representation of a block of video data. The block comprises a series of...
METADATA HINTS TO SUPPORT BEST EFFORT DECODING FOR GREEN MPEG APPLICATIONS
In a coding system, an encoder codes video data according to a predetermined protocol, which, when decoded causes an associated decoder to perform a...
IMAGE DECODING METHOD OF DECODING A CURRENT PICTURE WITH PREDICTION USING
ONE OR BOTH OF A FIRST REFERENCE...
An image coding method includes: adding, to a candidate list, a first adjacent motion vector as a candidate for a predicted motion vector to be used for coding...
METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR DETERMINING QUANTIZATION PARAMETER PREDICTORS
FROM A PLURALITY OF NEIGHBORING...
Methods and apparatus are provided for determining quantization parameter predictors from a plurality of neighboring quantization parameters. An apparatus...
System and Method for Depth Map Coding for Smooth Depth Map Area
A method for coding a coding unit that is coded with a single sample value is provided. The method selects a coding pattern from at least two predetermined...
ADAPTIVE STREAMING IN WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS
A client selects a first quality level from a plurality of quality levels used to encode segments of video content for transmission over an air interface in a...
AMVP AND MERGE CANDIDATE LIST DERIVATION FOR INTRA BC AND INTER PREDICTION
A method of decoding video data comprising receiving a first block of video data in a first frame of video data, the first block of video data being encoded...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RENDERING CONTENT
A method and apparatus for rendering content are provided. The content rendering method includes determining at least one reference plane set to three...