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Interactive Media Display Across Devices
A computer-implemented method includes identifying a computer-based portable program module, automatically altering code in the portable program module to...
GENERATING MEDIA ASSET PREVIEWS BASED ON SCENE POPULARITY
Methods and systems are described herein provide for generating movie previews based on scene popularity. Scene popularity information is received from a...
Providing Interactivity Options for Television Broadcast Content
Methods and system for providing interactive media for broadcast content includes receiving navigation input to a first channel that presents content of the...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR EXECUTING APPLICATION IN WIRELESS COMMUNICATION
A first device in a wireless communication system is provided. The first device discovers a second device using a first application, and transmits to the...
Use of a Program Schedule to Modify an Electronic Dictionary of a
In one aspect, an example method involves accessing data representing a program schedule of a media program, wherein the program schedule comprises first text....
DIGITAL BROADCAST RECEIVING METHOD PROVIDING TWO-DIMENSIONAL IMAGE AND 3D
IMAGE INTEGRATION SERVICE, AND...
A digital broadcast receiving apparatus for providing an integrated service of a 2D image and a 3D image comprises: a demultiplexing unit configured to...
ICONIZED VIDEO ADVERTISEMENT WALL
Methods and systems are provided that can include iconization and later play of video content items, such as advertisements. During presentation of an online...
SHARING MOBILE SUBSCRIBER CONTENT IN A PUBLICALLY VIEWABLE CONTENT
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a system receiving a request from a mobile device to distribute mobile video content from the...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR THE DETECTION OF ADVERTISEMENTS IN TELEVISION AND
OTHER VIDEO PROGRAMMING
A method for detecting a commercial advertisement in a video program includes estimating a timing of the commercial based on historical timing of the...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING A CUSTOMIZED VIEWING EXPERIENCE
Some aspects of the invention relate to a server apparatus including a content player. The server apparatus includes an interface configured to serve the...
Multimodal Portable Communication Interface for Accessing Video Content
A portable communication device has a touch screen display that receives tactile input and a microphone that receives audio input. The portable communication...
Remote Control of a Mobile Device
A remote control module enables remote operation and control of a host device such as a mobile computing device. The user may employ an interface of the...
PRESELECTING FUTURE VIDEO CONTENT FOR DOWNLOAD
Systems and methods are disclosed that enable a user to identify video content that has not yet been created and to have that content downloaded from a video...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SEAMLESSLY TRANSITIONING FROM A BROADCAST MEDIA
ASSET TO A RELATED ON-DEMAND MEDIA ASSET
Systems and methods are disclosed herein for seamlessly transitioning a user from viewing broadcast media to viewing on-demand media. In particular, the...
METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING VOICE MAIL SERVICES
Methods and apparatus for retrieving and providing voice mail messages from a server are described. In accordance with the invention voice mail messages may be...
VIDEO SENDER AND VIDEO RECEIVER
According to one embodiment, a video sender comprises: a video processor and a communication module. The video processor creates video. The communication...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROCESSING REQUESTS FOR RECORDING CONTENT
A method and apparatus are disclosed for processing content recording requests. The method includes producing a prioritized set of recording requests from all...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ADAPTIVE CONTENT RENDITION
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and computer readable-media for adaptive content rendition, the method comprising receiving media content for playback...
DIGITAL VIDEO RECORDER THAT ENABLES RECORDING AT A SELECTED RESOLUTION
A particular method includes identifying a request to record media programming at a media recorder. The request specifies a recording resolution. The method...
PROJECTING PERSON-LEVEL VIEWERSHIP FROM HOUSEHOLD-LEVEL TUNING EVENTS
The present disclosure describes techniques for projecting person-level viewership from household-level tuning events. One example method includes accessing...
METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR DETERMINING A NORMALIZED TIME FOR USE IN
RESUMING CONTENT PLAYBACK
Methods and apparatus relating to determining and using a normalized in progress program indicator that can be used for resuming content playback are...
METHODS AND SYSTEMS ENABLING ACCESS BY PORTABLE WIRELESS HANDHELD DEVICES
TO AUDIO AND OTHER DATA ASSOCIATED...
Video data rendering devices (e.g., flat panel displays such as Smart TVs, set top boxes, and media dongles) can wirelessly broadcast their identity for...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SECURE TRANSFER AND PLAYBACK OF MULTIMEDIA
A method and apparatus for secure transfer and playback of multimedia content enables the secure transfer of multimedia content from a digital video recorder...
METHODS FOR SYNCHRONIZING AND GENERATING A STREAM, AND CORRESPONDING
COMPUTER PROGRAMS, STORAGE MEDIA, AND...
A method and apparatus are provided for synchronizing between rendering of a multimedia stream by a rendering device and execution of an operation by a...
Media Content Identification on Mobile Devices
A mobile device responds in real time to media content presented on a media device, such as a television. The mobile device captures temporal fragments of...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DIGITAL VIDEO RECORDING BACKFILL
The present invention relates to a system and method of digital video recording of media content from a content delivery network (CDN) stored to a device such...
METHOD AND AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE FOR PROVIDING A MEDIA STREAM
The present disclosure relates to streaming of media content. In one example embodiment, an electronic device may comprise a user interface, a processor and a...
SOCIAL NETWORK BASED ENHANCED CONTENT VIEWING
The disclosure relates to an enhanced user media viewing experience in a shared viewing environment. A content sharing system is provided in which one digital...
Recording of Multiple Television Channels
Various arrangements for recording multiple television channels are presented. A plurality of sets of television channels may be identified. An interface may...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DELAYED DIGITAL VIDEO RECORDING
The present invention relates to a system and method for managing network delivery of media content to a client device and, more particularly, to processing a...
Method for Distance Based Content Mirroring and Mirroring Transfer
A method of minoring primary media content from a portable computing device to a network of audiovisual (AV) units and handing over the mirroring among the...
METHOD FOR CONTINUOUSLY PLAYING VIDEO CLIPS WITHOUT REGENERATION
A method for continuously playing video clips without regeneration involves calling on clip records to be continuously played, making an index file according...
DEVICE, SYSTEM, AND METHOD OF ADVERTISING FOR MOBILE ELECTRONIC DEVICES
A system includes a video advertisements control unit to enable serving of a video advertisement to a mobile electronic device. A tag sending unit sends a...
MANAGING AD CAMPAIGNS VIA MOBILE DEVICES
In a video advertisement system in which video advertisements are provided to users based on a bidding process in which multiple advertisers compete for video...
A first tabulation device includes a classification ID acquisition unit that acquires classification IDs of consumers, a purchase ID acquisition unit that...
Server Side Adaptive Bit Rate Reporting
A server receives metadata associated with an advertisement in a transport signal stream from an encoder, the metadata identifying a specified frame of the...
SYSTEM AND METHODS OF SYNCHRONIZING PROGRAM REPRODUCTION ON MULTIPLE
GEOGRAPHICALLY REMOTE DISPLAY SYSTEMS
A system controller, preferably implemented as a cloud service, enables the synchronization of display devices located at geographically remote locations...
Adaptive Media Transmission Processing
Provided are methods and systems for processing information. In one example method a first frame of a first group of frames of an information transmission can...
MEDIA PROCESSING NODE
Systems, methods and articles of manufacture for transcoding media content. Embodiments include receiving a request to perform a transcoding operation on a...
Cloud Encoding System
A system (and corresponding method and devices) for encoding an ungrouped signal into a plurality of grouped signals, wherein the ungrouped signal comprises at...
MINIMAL DECODING METHOD FOR SPATIALLY MULTIPLEXING DIGITAL VIDEO PICTURES
Multiple video picture frames are combined into a spatial multiplex video picture frame that may be fully decoded and displayed. The video display of the...
METHOD FOR TRANSMITTING SERVICES INFORMATION IN DIFFERENT TYPES OF
BROADCASTING NETWORKS AND UNIT FOR...
A method for transmitting services information in a broadcasting network by at least one managing center towards a plurality of receivers connected on one hand...
APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MANAGING DIGITAL VIDEO COMPRESSION SYSTEMS
A method of providing a user interface for managing a digital video compression system comprises the steps of receiving system configuration information...
AUDIO/VIDEO ARCHIVING SYSTEM AND METHOD
A method of archiving audio/video content is presented. In the method, a plurality of audio/video content streams is received. Each of the received audio/video...
DISPLAY SYSTEM FOR A VEHICLE ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM
A video display system for a passenger seat of a vehicle. The video display system is configured to be mounted to a seatback of each passenger seat or to other...
Set-Top Box, System and Method for Providing Awareness in a Hospitality
A system and method for providing awareness in a hospitality environment are presented. In one embodiment, a vertical and horizontal array of set-top boxes is...
METHOD FOR CODING PULSE VECTORS USING STATISTICAL PROPERTIES
Improved methods for coding an ensemble of pulse vectors utilize statistical models (i.e., probability models) for the ensemble of pulse vectors, to more...
METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR ERROR RATE ESTIMATION
Methods and apparatus for estimating received error rates. In one embodiment, the estimation of received error rates is conducted in relation to a bus...
ERROR CONCEALMENT MODE SIGNALING FOR A VIDEO TRANSMISSION SYSTEM
Systems, methods, and instrumentalities are disclosed for error concealment mode signaling for a video transmission system. A video coding device may receive a...
Method for Producing Video Coding and Programme-Product
According to the invention, there are provided sets of contexts specifically adapted to encode special coefficients of a prediction error matrix, on the basis...