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VIDEO MANAGEMENT AND MARKETING
A computer-implemented method for operating a video management and marketing system that enables managing and marketing videos produced or provided by a user...
BROADCAST CONTENT REDISTRIBUTION AND AD INSERTION
Systems and methods for handling and outputting broadcast content and secondary content based on metadata embedded in the broadcast content are provided....
CHANNEL-BASED METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR RELAYING CONTENTS
A channel-based method and system for relaying contents are disclosed. The content relaying method generates a channel on the basis of a user terminal or a...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING PLAYBACK OF DIGITAL CONTENT
Various aspects of a system and method to control playback of digital content are disclosed herein. In accordance with an embodiment, the system includes a...
SYSTEM FOR ADAPTIVE VIDEO SWITCHING FOR VARIABLE NETWORK CONDITIONS
A system for video playback switching in response to changing network conditions. The system includes streaming, from a distribution device such as a server,...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING HOME NETWORK DEVICES USING MULTICAST
ENABLED REMOTE CONTROLS
A system, method, and article of manufacture for controlling home network devices using a multicast enabled remote control. The system includes a plurality of...
RECEIVING APPARATUS, RECEIVING METHOD, TRANSMITTING APPARATUS, AND
There is provided a receiving apparatus including circuitry that is configured to receive a broadcasting wave that transfers digital data according to an IP...
SYSTEM AND METHOD OF CONTENT STREAMING AND DOWNLOADING
Systems, methods, architectures, mechanisms or apparatus for streaming content toward client devices, comprising a content delivery system configured to...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MULTIPATH COMMUNICATION MANAGEMENT IN AN AIRCRAFT
Disclosed is a method and seat centric device for providing data over a plurality of communication channels inside an aircraft. In one aspect, the method...
SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING CONTENT TO VEHICLES
Systems and methods are disclosed for delivering programming content to vehicles (e.g., seagoing vessels) in a cost-effective manner. In some embodiments,...
USING TEXT DATA IN CONTENT PRESENTATION AND CONTENT SEARCH
Methods and systems for using text data in content presentation and content search are disclosed. Text data. and a plurality of video frames can be extracted...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DISPLAYING ELECTRONIC PROGRAM GUIDE INFORMATION
The present invention provides a logically organized electronic program guide separated into categories. Each category has a theme. Inside each theme-based...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DISPLAYING AND UPDATING ELECTRONIC INFORMATION ON A
A method and system is provided for displaying and updating electronic information on a display device. In an exemplary aspect, the method includes storing...
CONSUMER ACCESS SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING SAME
Apparatus and methods for providing enhanced consumer access to information sources and controllable entities. An Access device can be a stand alone device...
APPARATUS, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ACCESSING AN INITIAL PORTION OF A MEDIA
Systems and methods are operable to retrieve a previously broadcast initial portion of a media content event. An exemplary embodiment stores a media content...
Systems and methods are provided for displaying a short message service (SMS) message on user media equipment, in which the user media equipment includes a...
APPARATUS, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR FACILITATING SOCIAL NETWORKING VIA A
Techniques for facilitating social networking via a media device are described. Some embodiments provide a social networking facilitator ("SNF") as part of a...
METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR IDENTIFYING DISTRIBUTION OPPORTUNITIES BASED ON
A computer-implemented method includes receiving, by a first computing device, an identification of a video and an identification of a distribution channel of...
PRIMING MEDIA APPLICATIONS
In some implementations, a computing device can send a priming command to a media application to cause the media application to load media items and media item...
PROFILE BASED CHANNEL NAVIGATION
Methods, systems, and computer readable media can be operable to facilitate the generation and utilization of a profile based channel lineup. A multimedia...
APPARATUS FOR TRANSMITTING BROADCAST SIGNALS, APPARATUS FOR RECEIVING
BROADCAST SIGNALS, METHOD FOR...
The present invention provides a method of providing interactive services or contents. The method includes, receiving a ESG (Enhancement Service Guide)...
EYE PROTECTION METHOD BASED ON SMART TV AND SMART TV
An eye protection method based on smart television, and a smart television, the method comprising: when reaching a preset eye protection point in time,...
PROCESS FOR INCREASING THE QUALITY OF EXPERIENCE FOR USERS THAT WATCH ON
THEIR TERMINALS A HIGH DEFINITION...
Process for increasing the Quality of Experience for users that watch on their terminals (1) a high definition video stream (2, I, V) captured by at least one...
VIDEO CHANNEL CATEGORIZATION SCHEMA
Implementations are disclosed for scoring and categorizing a video channel. A method includes receiving category identifiers associated with a plurality of...
MOVIE PACKAGE FILE FORMAT TO PERSIST HLS ONTO DISK
System and methods for storing streamed media data to memory for future playback are provided. A device may stream media data associated with a movie over a...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETERMINING CONCEPTUAL BOUNDARIES IN CONTENT
Systems and methods are provided herein for enabling a user to easily revert back to a conceptual boundary of a media stream that is not predefined by an...
RECEPTION APPARATUS, RECEPTION METHOD, TRANSMISSION APPARATUS,
TRANSMISSION METHOD, AND PROGRAM
Provided is a reception apparatus including a reception unit that receives broadcast content transmitted by a broadcast waves of digital broadcasting, a first...
PRELOADING AND SWITCHING STREAMING VIDEOS
One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a technique for playing sequential video streams. The technique involves initiating playback of a first...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DISTRIBUTING MEDIA CONTENT FROM MULTIPLE SOURCES
A media content distribution system is provided that comprises a subscriber unit. The subscriber unit can be configured to receive media content from a media...
Optimized HTML5 Electronic Programming Guide Application
An electronic programming guide (EPG) data manager module is provided. The EPG data module provides an event driven infrastructure to provide EPG data to a...
BROADCAST RECEIVER AND METHOD FOR DISPLAYING BROADCAST PROGRAM VIDEO AND
APPLICATION VIDEO IN BROADCAST RECEIVER
In a broadcast receiver capable of receiving digital broadcast service including broadcast program information and related information of an application...
REQUESTING EMERGENCY SERVICES VIA REMOTE CONTROL
A method and system for contacting emergency service providers may allow using a remote control (RC) at a multimedia content distribution network (MCDN) client...
SECURE MEDIA CAPTURE, TRANSFER, AND STORAGE
A secure media capture device may comprise a secure memory, a first sensor, a second sensor, a processor, and a communication module. The first sensor may be...
VIDEO RECORDING AND REPLAY
The present disclosure generally relates to user interfaces for recording and playing audio and video. In one example, a first application requests a second...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR CHANGING COMMUNICATION PARAMETERS OF A CONTENT
DELIVERY SYSTEM BASED ON FEEDBACK FROM...
A system and method for communicating content to a user device includes a head end that communicates a plurality of upcoming content metadata that includes a...
MANIFEST RE-ASSEMBLER FOR A STREAMING VIDEO CHANNEL
A device is configured to receive a playlist identifying content assets to be played on a streaming video channel. Each of the content assets may include...
SYSTEMS, MEDIA, AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING AN ALGORITHMICALLY SORTED
WATCHLIST OR WISHLIST
Described are platforms, systems, applications, and methods for algorithmically updating a user configured watchlist or wishlist based on activity of social...
An alert generation method and system. The method includes receiving by a computer processor, alert data indicating filters for specified alert types...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING CUSTOMIZED INFORMATION
A method for providing customized information to a plurality of portable communication devices. A customer premises equipment (CPE) synchronizes with at least...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETERMING EFFECTIVENESS OF ASSET INSERTION
One system herein is operable to determine effectiveness of asset insertion in VOD content. The VOD content is selected by a user through a CPE. The system is...
Automatic Rating Optimization
Automatic rating optimization is described. In an embodiment, ratings of a program can be received from one or more rating sources. Based on these ratings, a...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DECODING SEGMENTS OF AN AUDIOVISUAL STREAM
A method and apparatus are provided for representing media content that is divided in time into a plurality of segments. A network receiver receives, from a...
Delivering Modified Content Meeting Time Constraints
In the following, a content delivery system delivers a modified version of a media asset to a current content consuming user. Control information identifying a...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING ADVERTISING CONTENT IN MEDIA PROGRAM
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a server comprising a memory to store executable instructions and a...
CUSTOMIZING SUPPLEMENTAL CONTENT DELIVERY
Determining that a client device is in a supplemental content restriction mode, creating a shell of a supplemental content item, delivering the shell of the...
LIVE CONSECUTIVE AD INSERTION
Techniques and mechanisms described herein facilitate consecutive live ad insertion for live media streams. A live media stream is received and played at a...
RECORDED CONTENT STORAGE AND DELIVERY MANAGEMENT
Systems and methods for managing the storage and delivery of recorded content in a network digital video recorder (DVR) system are disclosed. A plurality of...
Playback Device Demonstration
A playback device may be communicatively connected to a network device at a demonstration location. After connecting to the network device, the playback device...
APPARATUS FOR TRANSMITTING BROADCASTING SIGNAL, APPARATUS FOR RECEIVING
BROADCASTING SIGNAL, AND METHOD FOR...
A method for transmitting broadcast signals in a transmitter. Internet Protocol (IP) packets are input processed to output data of a plurality of Physical...
DIGITAL BROADCASTING SYSTEM AND METHOD OF PROCESSING DATA
A digital broadcasting system and a method of processing data are disclosed. Herein, additional encoding is performed on mobile service data, which are then...