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System for Managing Media Services
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a device that includes a processor and a memory that stores executable instructions. The...
DATA PROCESSING DEVICE AND DATA PROCESSING METHOD
The present technology relates to a data processing device and a data processing method capable of appropriately processing a stream. NPs included in a...
CONTEXT-BASED RECOMMENDATION SYSTEM
A content delivery server configured to select from multiple content items a set of content items for display to a user at a user terminal, the content...
Apparatus and Method for Presenting an Electronic Programming Guide
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a set-top box having a controller to establish a user profile,...
DYNAMIC ADJUSTMENT OF ELECTRONIC PROGRAM GUIDE DISPLAYS BASED ON VIEWER
PREFERENCES FOR MINIMIZING NAVIGATION...
Items of video content offered for viewing on a video-on-demand (VOD) platform of a digital TV service provider are each assigned a respective title and...
METHOD FOR TRANSMITTING AND RECEIVING THE BROADCAST SIGNALS, AND BROADCAST
RECEPTION DEVICE USING SAID METHOD
Disclosed are a method and device for transmitting and receiving broadcast signals. The disclosed reception method comprises a step for extracting second...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING A PROGRAM AS A GIFT USING AN INTERACTIVE
A television message system is provided that allows users at user television equipment devices that are connected to a television distribution facility to...
HUB TV DISTRIBUTED SYSTEM
A method and system, called Hub-TV system, allows a mass of consumers who individually owns a private infrastructure to share the burden of storing, searching,...
BROWSING VIDEOS BY SEARCHING MULTIPLE USER COMMENTS AND OVERLAYING THOSE
INTO THE CONTENT
A method and apparatus for users to leave media rich comments on media content. The clients/media-server system allows users to attach comments to a media in...
DELIVERING IN-HOME CUSTOMER SERVICE VIA MULTIPLE CHANNELS
A contact center, communication system, and method are disclosed. An illustrative contact center is disclosed as enabling customer interactions via a...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING A RECOMMENDATION TO A USER BASED ON A
USER PROFILE AND SOCIAL CHATTER
Systems and methods are disclosed herein to provide information to a user based on a first symbol and a second symbol identified in a user communication. A...
METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR AGGREGATION AND ORGANIZATION OF MULTIMEDIA DATA
ACQUIRED FROM A PLURALITY OF SOURCES
A system for aggregation and organization of multimedia data acquired from a plurality of sources can include a data collection element, a multimedia...
ADJUSTMENT OF MEDIA RECORDING SCHEDULE BASED ON BROADCAST CONTENT
One or more processors receive input to record a scheduled program of broadcast media. The one or more processors analyze a pattern of content of currently...
CONTENT THAT REACTS TO VIEWERS
Viewer demographics such as age and sex, as well as viewer emotion based on facial recognition, are sensed by a device and content automatically modified...
Custom Media Channels
A user-specified custom channel includes media content programs having any number of respective program sources. The custom channel has an associated lineup...
Playback Manipulation in Response to Notification
Methods, systems, and computer readable media can be operable to facilitate playback manipulation based upon a received notification. A client device such as a...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING VIEWERS' VIDEO CLIP ATTENTION AND
PLACING COMMERCIAL RESPONSIVE THERETO
A system and method for optimizing content to be inserted into a web object. The method includes: receiving an identifier associated with the web object;...
INTELLIGENT TELEVISION OPERATION SYSTEM
The present invention relates to an intelligent television operation system, comprising an application frame layer combining and repackaging each component...
Method and Apparatus for Image Frame Identification and Video Stream
A method and apparatus 200 are provided for identifying image frames 10 in a video stream 20, and for comparing one video stream 20-1 against one or more other...
BROADCAST RECEIVING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR OPERATING THE SAME
An broadcast reception device includes: a broadcast reception unit receiving a broadcast signal; and a control unit obtaining fast information including...
TV AND OPERATING METHOD THEREFOR
Provided is an operating method of a TV for allocating a dynamic channel for content transmitted from an outside. The method includes: receiving a first...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PRIORITIZING AND FILTERING CEC COMMANDS
A first controllable appliance receives from a second controllable appliance a command for causing the first controllable appliance to be placed into a state...
BROADCAST TRANSMISSION DEVICE AND OPERATING METHOD THEREOF, AND BROADCAST
RECEPTION DEVICE AND OPERATING METHOD...
A broadcast reception device is disclosed. A broadcast reception unit receives a broadcast signal. And a control unit obtains a broadcast service signaling...
PROGRAM GUIDE SYSTEM WITH ADVERTISEMENTS
An interactive television program guide is provided in which advertisements may be displayed on program guide screens. Banner advertisements may be displayed...
DISPLAY APPARATUS AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF
A display apparatus is provided. The display apparatus includes: a display; a storage configured to store virtual content arrangements which include a first...
REMOTE CONTROLLER, CONTROL METHOD THEREOF AND IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS
HAVING THE SAME
A remote controller of an image processing apparatus includes: a touch screen which displays an input menu; a menu processor which processes the touch screen...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR VIEWING SET TOP BOX CONTENT IN A VIRTUAL REALITY
A system and method includes a user receiving device receiving a linear content signal from a head end and a client device in communication with the user...
TRIGGERING AN ACTION IN A COMPUTER DEVICE
A computer-implemented method of triggering an action based on behaviour of a user consuming content at a user device, the method comprising receiving content...
DISCOVERY, ACCESS CONTROL, AND COMMUNICATION WITH NETWORKED SERVICES
Particular embodiments permit a computer program running within a security sandbox to discover and communicate with networked services for example print...
MEDIA CONTENT PLAYING METHOD, SERVER AND DISPLAY APPARATUS
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a media content playing method, a server, and a display apparatus, where the method includes: receiving a first...
APPARATUS FOR TRANSMITTING BROADCAST SIGNALS, APPARATUS FOR RECEIVING
BROADCAST SIGNALS, METHOD FOR...
The present invention provides an apparatus for transmitting broadcast signals, an apparatus for receiving broadcast signals and methods for transmitting and...
SWITCHING MODES OF A MEDIA CONTENT ITEM
Systems and techniques are provided for switching between different modes of a media content item. A media content item may include a movie that has different...
Methods for Identifying Video Segments and Displaying Option to View From
an Alternative Source and/or on an...
Techniques and systems are provided for identifying a video segment displayed on a screen of a remote television system, and providing an option to switch to...
Method and System for Localized Replacement of Base Content in Video Feed,
with Replacement-Media Delivered in...
A method and system to facilitate localized replacement of one or more commercials or other instances of base content in a video feed with replacement-media...
DEVICES, METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR VISUAL IMAGING ARRAYS
Computationally implemented methods and systems include acquiring a request for particular image data that is part of a scene, transmitting the request for the...
METHOD FOR PLAYING BACK LIVE VIDEO AND DEVICE
Disclosure is a method for playing back live video. The method includes: receiving real-time video fragment data of a video; storing the real-time video...
REPLAYING OLD PACKETS FOR CONCEALING VIDEO DECODING ERRORS and VIDEO
DECODING LATENCY ADJUSTMENT BASED ON...
Systems, apparatus, articles, and methods are described below including operations for replaying old packets for concealing video decoding errors as well as...
METHOD FOR PROVIDING REAL-TIME SERVICE OF HUGE AND HIGH QUALITY DIGITAL
IMAGE ON INTERNET
A method for providing real time service of huge and high quality digital image on internet is disclosed, wherein data relevant to a general life such as a...
DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MULTIMEDIA COMMUNICATIONS WITH PICTURE ORIENTATION
Systems, devices, and methods for capturing and displaying picture data including picture orientation information are described. In one innovative aspect, a...
CODING PALETTE RUN IN PALETTE-BASED VIDEO CODING
In general, techniques for coding video data are described. An example device for coding video data includes a memory configured to store at least a portion of...
DECODING DEVICE, DECODING METHOD, ENCODING DEVICE AND ENCODING METHOD
The present disclosure relates to a decoding device, a decoding method, an encoding device, and an encoding method, which are capable of improving encoding...
DATA ENCODING AND DECODING
A video data decoding apparatus in which if a detector detects a transform-skip mode is not applicable to an array of encoded video data values, the detector...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CODING MULTI-VIEW VIDEO, AND METHOD AND APPARATUS
FOR DECODING MULTI-VIEW VIDEO
Provided is a merge mode for determining, by using motion information of another block, motion information of pictures that construct a multiview video. A...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DEPTH INTER CODING, AND METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR
DEPTH INTER DECODING
Provided is a video decoding method including acquiring simplified depth coding (SDC) mode information indicating whether an SDC mode for encoding a residual...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MANAGING BUFFER FOR ENCODING AND DECODING
Provided are multilayer video encoding/decoding methods and apparatuses. A multilayer video decoding method may comprise obtaining, from a bitstream,...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ENCODING SCALABLE VIDEO FOR ENCODING AUXILIARY
PICTURE, METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR...
Provided are a scalable video decoding method and a scalable video decoding apparatus. The scalable video decoding method includes obtaining, from a bitstream,...
CODING ESCAPE PIXELS FOR PALETTE CODING
In one example, a device includes a memory configured to store video data and a video decoder configured to decode an exponential Golomb codeword ...
VIDEO ENCODING APPARATUS AND METHOD, AND VIDEO DECODING APPARATUS AND
A video encoding apparatus that predictive-encodes an encoding target image included in an encoding target video. The apparatus includes a prediction device...
Method of Video Coding Using Prediction based on Intra Picture Block Copy
A method of signaling of coding modes including an IntraBC mode (Intra-block copy mode) to improve the coding efficiency is disclosed. In one embodiment, the...
Method, apparatus and system for encoding and decoding video data
A method of decoding a coding unit from a video bitstream is disclosed. The coding unit references previously decoded samples. A previous block vector of a...