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INTEGRATED WORK DESK SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ENCOURAGING AND TRACKING
A work desk system is disclosed which is integrated into a corporate work environment. The work desk system includes a work desk which can be raised and...
ROUTING TREE ENHANCEMENTS BASED ON REAL TIME PERFORMANCE STATISTICS
A call path score that utilizes real time network statistics, sourced from carriers and the public domain that may be provided to LCR and SCPs to determine the...
DYNAMICALLY DETERMINED AUDIOVISUAL CONTENT GUIDEBOOK
What is disclosed is a dynamically determined audiovisual content Guidebook that provides a visual summary of an audiovisual content event such as a recorded...
MULTIMEDIA INFORMATION SIGNAL SUPPORTING INTERACTIVE ASSOCIATION SYSTEM
The invention relates to a multimedia information signal supporting an interactive interconnected system. The multimedia information signal is formed by...
AUDIO INFORMATION SIGNAL SUPPORTING INTERACTION ASSOCIATION SYSTEM
The invention relates to an information association technology supporting a cross-media product, in particular to an audio information signal supporting an...
VISUAL ADVERTISING AND EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM
A system and method for visual advertising and emergency alerting via a plurality of display screens is provided. The system includes a computing device, a...
Systems and Methods for Providing an Advertisement Calling Proxy Server
Described herein are techniques for requesting advertisement content on behalf a client device from a first server. The first server receives a request from...
System and Method for Construction, Delivery and Display of iTV Content
iTV content is created and deployed using a server component adapted to allow content developers to create applications according to an authoring specification...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR TARGETED ADVERTISING WITH DELIVERY OF CONTENT
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, receiving, over a multicast-broadcast single-frequency network channel of a cellular network, a...
PRESENTING ADVERTISEMENTS DURING MEDIA CONTENT SEEK
Technologies for presenting an advertisement on a media consumption device includes receiving a request to seek past a commercial included in media content...
MEDIA PLAYBACK ACROSS MULTIPLE DEVICES
Pausing and resuming playback of a media item across a group of devices that belong to a user. A server maintains a media queue that includes playback records...
CONTENT SUPPLY DEVICE, CONTENT SUPPLY METHOD, PROGRAM, AND CONTENT SUPPLY
The present disclosure relates to a content supply device, a content supply method, a program, and a content supply system, which are capable of extending the...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR INTERACTIVE PROGRAM GUIDES WITH PERSONAL VIDEO
Methods and systems that provide enhanced personal video recorder ("PVR") and interactive television program guide ("IPG") functionality are provided. An...
METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR DETERMINING COMPLIMENTARY OR CONFLICTING AVATARS
Methods and systems are provided herein for providing complimentary or conflicting avatars. In some embodiments, a determination of a need to communicate...
ANNOTATING AND INDEXING BROADCAST VIDEO FOR SEARCHABILITY
A method providing searchable streaming video broadcasts via an interactive media server, the interactive media server generates a live broadcast video stream...
Methods and Apparatus to Generate Relevance Rankings for Use by a Program
Selector of a Media Presentation System
Example methods and apparatus to generate relevance rankings for use by a program selector of a media presentation system are disclosed. An example method...
METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR GENERATING AND PROVIDING PROGRAM GUIDES AND
Systems and methods for identifying, assembling, and publishing content are described. A content item, such as a video, having a first time length, is...
ONLINE VIDEO PLAYING SYSTEM AND METHOD
An online video playing method is executed by at least one processor of a server. The server includes a storage device. The storage device stores videos and a...
Media Guide User Interface Systems and Methods
Exemplary systems and methods provide a media guide graphical user interface having distinct views dedicated to presenting different sets of information about...
PROVISION OF A VIDEO MOSAIC SERVICE
The present invention describes a new feature of audio-visual services, whereby a video mosaic service provisioning entity (server) aggregates several...
Methods and Systems for Providing Source-Agnostic Access to Media Programs
An exemplary computer-implemented media service system detects user input representative of a request by a user to flag a set of related media programs,...
Methods and Systems for Providing Context-Based Customer Support for a
User Interface View Associated with a...
An exemplary computer-implemented television service system detects, while a media content processing device is presenting a user interface view associated...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR RECOMMENDING MEDIA TO A USER
A method and system are provided for recommending media to a user. The method includes providing on a display screen a plurality of rating options for a user...
APPARATUS, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MEDIA DEVICE SECURITY
Media device systems and methods are operable to provide security against unauthorized access to content or unauthorized control of the media device. An...
Media Channel Navigation User Interface Systems and Methods
An exemplary method includes a media channel navigation user interface system detecting, while media content distributed on a media channel is being presented...
Context-Based Media Program Presentation Methods and Systems
An exemplary computer-implemented media service system detects an input command provided by a user to initiate a viewing session by way of a display screen in...
APPARATUS, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MEDIA CONTENT EVENT RECOMMENDATION
Systems and methods are operable to recommend media content events with a personalized user incentive. An exemplary embodiment generates a media content event...
VIDEO INFORMATION SYSTEM AND METHOD OF PROVIDING VIDEO DATA ACCESS HISTORY
Provided are a video information system and a method of providing video data access history. Biomedical information or non-biomedical information that may...
BROADCAST SIGNAL RECEIVER, METHOD FOR PROVIDING BROADCAST SIGNAL RELATION
INFORMATION, AND SERVER
A broadcast signal receiver capable of displaying relation information corresponding to a broadcast signal in real time.
Media Service User Interface Systems and Methods
An exemplary computer-implemented media service user interface system detects a request for information about a media program series and, in response,...
DISSEMINATING PROGRAM CONTENT VIA ALTERNATIVE NETWORKS
A system is provided for coordinating the presentation of program content received from a first network and a second network independent from the first...
HEAD END DETECTION
One or more techniques and/or systems are provided for head end detection. A media receiver, such as a cable box, may be configured to receive cable television...
Media Service Personalization Systems and Methods
An exemplary media service personalization system maintains profiles for multiple media service access devices associated with an end-user account with a media...
INCREASED USER EFFICIENCY AND INTERACTION PERFORMANCE THROUGH DYNAMIC
ADJUSTMENT OF AUXILIARY CONTENT DURATION
Improved operation of a content presentation device is achieved by displaying, to a user, user-desired primary content on the physical display device. Content...
INDIVIDUALIZED CONTENT PRESENTATION FOR INCREASED USER INTERACTION
PERFORMANCE IN GROUP SETTINGS
Increased user interaction performance in group settings is achieved by providing individually interactive secondary content to individual users of a group of...
ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND RECEIVING SYSTEM
An electronic device includes a device main unit; and a controller that displays on a display visual demonstration of an energy setting of the device main...
BROADCAST SIGNAL RECEIVING APPARATUS, BROADCAST SIGNAL RECEIVING SYSTEM
AND CONTROLLING METHOD THEREOF
Disclosed are a broadcast signal receiving apparatus, a broadcast signal receiving system and a controlling method thereof, the broadcast signal receiving...
METHOD AND AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE FOR PLAYBACK OF VIDEO
The present disclosure relates to streaming of media content. In one example embodiment, an electronic device for playing video content may comprise a user...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TRANSPORTING HD VIDEO OVER HDMI WITH A REDUCED LINK
In some aspects, the disclosure is directed to methods and systems for transporting multimedia data, such as ultra-high definition (UHD) video data or other...
CONTENT PROVIDING ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD
A content providing electronic device and method are provided. The electronic device includes a Mobile High-definition Link (MHL) unit configured to encrypt...
SYSTEM FOR VERIFYING PHYSICAL PROXIMITY BETWEEN MEDIA CONTENT RECEIVERS
The present invention relates to a system and a device for providing proximity control in a satellite television media content distribution system comprising...
USB SHARING METHOD FOR COMBO TV SET, COMBO TV SET AND COMPUTER READABLE
A USB sharing method for a combo TV set, a combo TV set and a computer readable storage medium are disclosed. The USB sharing method includes: receiving, by a...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONTENT DISTRIBUTION FOR MULTI-SCREEN VIEWING
A method of receiving a video program and information related to the video program by a first device registered in a user account of a user as a standalone...
DETECTING USER DEVICES TO DETERMINE STATE OF WATCHED SHOW
Devices, systems, and methods for detecting user devices to determine a state of a watched show are provided. A digital video recorder (DVR) is configured to...
PAUSING PLAYBACK OF MEDIA CONTENT BASED ON USER PRESENCE
Systems and methods for managing presentation of media content based on a viewer status. A system may include a television receiver that manages output of the...
IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND OPERATING METHOD THEREOF
A method for operating an image display apparatus includes providing input signals to the image display apparatus, displaying at least one image on a display...
Methods And Systems For Displaying Content
Provided are methods and systems for displaying content. A plurality of preferred content items can be displayed on one or more display devices according to...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR GENERATING SHADOWS FOR A MEDIA GUIDANCE
APPLICATION BASED ON CONTENT
Systems and methods for generating shadows for a media guidance application are provided. A display of a media asset is generated that includes a media object...
COORDINATION OF VIDEO AND/OR AUDIO RECORDING
Approaches described herein provide coordination of audio and/or video recording to minimize any gaps in coverage. In one approach, users of a distributed set...
System and Method of Ad Delivery
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a device having a controller programmed to store a subscriber...