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Hybrid optical code scanner user alert
A hybrid optical code scanner, system and method are presented for alerting a user when one or more events related to a handheld imaging scanner, undocked from...
Audio speaking having an electrostatic membrane pump and methods to use
An improved an audio speaker having an electrostatic membrane pump. The electrostatic membrane pump can be an electrostatic graphene membrane pump. The method...
Sound generator for vehicle
A sound generator apparatus for a vehicle may include a housing and a elastic member arranged at a lower portion of the housing, a driving part including an...
Sensor device integrated with ultrasonic transducer and microphone and
manufacturing method thereof
A manufacturing method of a sensor device integrated with ultrasonic transducer and microphone is to form a first support structure, a back plate, a second...
Binaural listening system with automatic mode switching
Each listening device of a binaural listening system comprises a signal processing unit for processing a signal comprising audio and for performing logic...
Data transmitting apparatus, data receiving apparatus, data transceiving
system, data transmitting method, and...
A data transmitting apparatus is disclosed. The data transmitting apparatus includes a block generator which generates an Extended Display Identification Data...
Multifunctional LED device and multifunctional LED wireless conference
Multifunctional LED devices and multifunctional LED wireless conference systems are provided. A multifunctional LED device includes LED light source assembly,...
Wireless digital transmission system for loudspeakers
This invention relates to a wireless digital transmission system for loudspeakers comprising: compression means for the file representing the digital audio...
Method and device for microphone selection
The present invention relates to a device, such as an audio communication device, for combining a plurality of microphone signals x.sub.n(k) into a single...
System and method of detecting a user's voice activity using an
A method of detecting a user's voice activity in a mobile device is described herein. The method starts with a voice activity detector (VAD) generating a VAD...
Electronic apparatus and a method of controlling the same
An electronic apparatus includes a storage to store an operating system, a controller to boot the electronic apparatus using the operating system stored in the...
Waterproof speaker system with bladder
Disclosed herein is a waterproof speaker system for use in residential and commercial applications. The disclosed speaker system is particularly applicable to...
Networked gaming headset
In an audio setup comprising at least one audio headset configurable to process audio for a first player (e.g., when participating in an online multiplayer...
Custom earphone with dome in the canal
An in-ear earphone featuring a housing, an audio output device carried in the housing, a hollow elongated stem formed integral with the housing and a...
Apparatus and method for sound reproduction
In an embodiment an apparatus includes a graphical display panel and a loudspeaker. The panel has a display layer for displaying images and defines a plurality...
A distal end of an inserted pole makes contact with a bottom surface or tapering surface of a portion corresponding to a bottom of an insertion hole. A lever...
Portable terminal device having sound emission hole which changes
orientation based on rotation of casing about...
A portable terminal device has first and second casings (1, 2) and a biaxial hinge (3) coupling the first and second casings (1, 2). The portable terminal...
Line interface unit with feedback control
A Line Interface Unit (LIU) can communicate a number of electromagnetic waveforms consistently fitting into a variety of specific waveform masks, such as masks...
System and method for network switching
Provided is a method and system for switching between signals in an optical transport network. The method includes extracting identification data from an OTN...
An apparatus includes a bank of optical detectors, an input optical filter and a selector. The optical detectors are configured to output respective detection...
Integrated driver redundancy for a silicon photonics device
In an example, the present invention includes an integrated system on chip device. At least a pair of laser devices are associated with a channel and coupled to...
Scalable acquisition of telemetry data from instrumented systems enitities
over a wireless network
A telemetry data acquisition management system includes a system processor and an interface engine, controlled by the system processor, for interfacing with...
Automatic mode detection in a dual operating mode RFID tag
A multi-mode, preferably dual mode, radio frequency identification (RFID) tag is adapted for automatic detection of whether a RFID reader located within...
Tagging of metal pins for mounted objects with light-activated
Provided herein, among other things, is an assembly comprising a pin or a piece of jewelry and a transponder affixed thereto. The transponder can be a very...
Rack with mounting column
Aspects of the disclosure relate generally to rack systems for housing computing devices. The rack may include a plurality of removable shelves. A removable...
User interface for video summaries
In one embodiment, the User Interface (UI) provides a live stream from the webcam, with markers on the side indicating the stored, detected important events...
Method and system for tracking and managing playback of multimedia content
A system and method for tracking and managing playback of advertisements is disclosed. The system includes a processor configured to process the multimedia...
Dynamic bandwidth load balancing in a data distribution network
Methods, apparatuses, and software are described for implementing dynamic bandwidth load balancing in a data distribution network that provides a plurality of...
Apparatus and method for simulcast over a variable bandwidth channel
A method comprising the steps of outputting periodically a schedule for a transmission of a plurality of multimedia contents to a client receiver over a...
Method and apparatus for relaying terrestrial broadcast signal
An apparatus for relaying a terrestrial broadcast signal includes a broadcast receiving unit configured to receive a broadcast signal from a terrestrial...
Enhanced program guide
Systems and methods described herein relate to an enhanced program guide for programs that are broadcast according to a defined schedule. Program titles...
Method for providing content management list and apparatus for performing
Disclosed are a method for providing a content management list which enables integrated management for the use of various contents and an apparatus for...
System and method for targeting and rewarding a video promoter and a
viewer related to social media advertising
A system and method for determining a promoter's and a viewer's remuneration for promoting and watching a video, including identifying a promoter based on an...
System and method for internet access to a personal television service
Systems and methods for remote access to personal television service are disclosed. A remote personal TV service center provides centralized program guide...
Method and apparatus for presenting media programs
Systems and processes that incorporate teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, determining a temporal action initiated by equipment of a...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
[Object] To enable a user to conveniently use broadcast of a data program that the user wishes to view under an environment where data broadcast and...
Method and apparatus for managing viewing of media content
A system that incorporates the subject disclosure may perform, for example, generating parental control information for each of a plurality of users according...
Methods and apparatus to measure exposure to streaming media
Methods and apparatus to measure exposure to streaming media are described. An example method includes demultiplexing a closed captioning transport stream from...
Method and apparatus for augmenting media services
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a media processor that includes a memory and a controller coupled to...
Electronic program guide generation
An electronic program guide may be provided. A plurality of encoded content streams may be received along with associated program guide information. The content...
Broadcasting method and broadcast signal receiving apparatus
A broadcasting method and a broadcast signal receiving apparatus is provided wherein auxiliary information, such as video and audio data for supplementing...
Systems and methods for authorizing access to content for a television
Described herein are techniques for transferring content authorization information between television receivers. Authorization information for content and...
Method and apparatus for providing embedding of local identifiers
An approach is provided for providing embedding of local identifiers. The incorporation platform causes, at least in part, a detection, at a device, of presence...
Methods and systems for establishing a mode of communication between
particular users based on perceived lulls...
Methods and systems are also provided herein for establishing a mode of communication between a first user and a second user when a media asset is in a lull....
Methods and systems for presenting advertisements to particular users
based on perceived lulls in media assets
Methods and systems are also provided herein for presenting an advertisement to a user who perceives a media asset to be in a lull, and refraining from...
Systems and methods for dynamic insertion
This disclosure describes systems, methods, and computer-readable media related to a dynamic advertising insertion infrastructure. A stream setup message...
Generating montages of video segments responsive to viewing preferences
associated with a video terminal
Methods, video terminals, and systems are disclosed for generating a montage of video segments for display by a video terminal. At least one video viewing...
Efficient authorization system for multi-channel broadcast program options
A rapid authorization system (22) for subscriber programming authorization with high levels of security can include entitlement management messages (23) that...
Ad inventory management system
Estimating ad inventory in an online video streaming system accurately handles interdependencies among targeted attributes. The estimating includes determining...
Method and system for securely performing callbacks in a content
A system for securely communicating callback signals to a head end includes a callback server and a user device communicating a request to open a callback...