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Hearing instrument transduction apparatus using ferroelectret polymer foam
The present subject matter provides method and apparatus for hearing assistance devices, and more particularly to hearing assistance devices using ferroelectret...
Hearing aid receiver and a hearing aid comprising such a receiver
A receiver for a hearing aid includes: a receiver housing having a side face with a sound opening; and a filter holder with a filter, wherein the filter holder...
Hearing aid compatible mobile electronic device
A hearing aid compatible mobile electronic device is provided. The hearing aid compatible mobile electronic device includes a wireless communication unit...
Vehicle communication with a hearing aid device
A vehicle communications system and a method utilizing that system that provides audio within a vehicle cabin compartment to a hearing aid system. The method...
Method for the integration of a microelectromechanical systems (MEMS)
microphone device with a complementary...
A microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) package includes a MEMS device and an integrated circuit (IC) device connected by a through silicon via (TSV). A...
Mechanical resonating structures, as well as related devices and methods of manufacture. The mechanical resonating structures can be microphones, each including...
Provided is an acoustic generator which has a high sound pressure at ultrahigh frequencies and which can suppress occurrence of large peak dips. An acoustic...
Magnetic assembly and electro-acoustic transducer using same
An magnetic assembly and an electro-acoustic transducer using the same are disclosed. The magnetic assembly includes a lower plate, a main magnet positioned on...
Speaker assembly for a high-temperature environment
A speaker includes a magnetic circuit, a voice coil, and a diaphragm which are disposed in a case. The case is placed in an engine compartment of an automobile....
A miniature speaker is disclosed. The miniature speaker includes a frame, a magnetic circuit unit positioned by the frame and forming a magnetic gap, and a...
Apparatus and method for keeping output loudness and quality of sound
among different equalizer modes
An apparatus and method for keeping output loudness and quality of sound in different equalizer modes. The apparatus includes a gain setting unit configured to...
System and method for estimating a reverberation time
A system and method for estimating a reverberation time is provided. The method includes estimating at least one room response of an audio capture environment...
Embedded speaker protection for automotive audio power amplifier
A method of operating a speaker system including a speaker coupled to an amplifier, and a dedicated digital speaker protection circuit includes turning on the...
Psychoacoustic adaptive notch filtering
Improved systems and methods for psychoacoustic adaptive notch filtering are provided. By accounting for psychoacoustic properties of an audio signal as well as...
Slew rate control apparatus for digital microphones
A driver, includes a driver block, a controller block, and a comparison block. The driver block includes an adjustable current source configured to produce a...
Audio signal processing apparatus and method of controlling the same
When a first noise and second noise to be generated after the first noise are generated within a predetermined period, a noise reduction unit is controlled so...
Remote speaker microphone
A remote speaker microphone having a directional microphone, a speaker, and a housing. The housing has a first portion sized to contain the speaker and a second...
Electronic apparatus with detachable speakers, a body unit and a control
An electronic apparatus (100) includes a first detachable speaker unit (120) including a first speaker having a relatively high directivity, and a second...
Active design of exhaust sounds
A sound generator system (1, 70), for a vehicle with internal combustion engine (15) and/or electric motor, has an electroacoustical transducer (11) and a...
An earphone adapted to be worn in a user's ear has a body having a front face. There is a speaker in the front face of the body. A radially projecting brim...
Waterproof microphone device
This waterproof microphone device includes a plurality of microphones, a housing, and a plurality of air-impermeable cover members. The plurality of microphones...
Speaker apparatus suitable for use with a computer
A speaker apparatus suitable for use with a computer operable for communicating audio signals to the speaker apparatus. The speaker apparatus includes a housing...
Certain embodiments may take the form of an electronic device having a main housing encapsulating operative circuitry for the device. The electronic device...
A horn for use with a loudspeaker may include an entrance disposed at a first axial end of the horn and configured to receive a driver. A mouth may be disposed...
Telemetry arrangements for implantable devices
In various embodiments, a system for receiving wireless power includes a magnetic core and a plurality of layers of electrical conductors wrapped around the...
Selecting metadata for sensor data streams
According to one embodiment of the present invention, a method for selecting metadata for sensor data streams may be provided. The method may include receiving...
Automatic identification of relevant video content through replays
Summaries of video programs can be automatically created by identifying and compiling repeated portions of the program content. In many programs (such as...
Display of presentation elements
Disclosed are methods and apparatus for displaying information relating to a portion of a multimedia presentation. A progress bar is provided and displayed. A...
Targeting with television audience data across multiple screens
A method, apparatus, and system related to relevancy improvement through targeting of information based on data gathered from a networked device associated with...
Generating alerts for live performances
A live performance is monitored by analyzing an input data stream comprising real-time updates related to the live performance. Different sets of excitement...
Sharing television and video programming through social networking
In particular embodiments, one or more computer systems of a social-networking system determine available media content from one or more content sources and...
Child node, parent node, and caching method and system for multi-layer
The present invention discloses a child node, a parent node, and a caching method and system for a multi-layer video network. The multi-layer video network...
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 described....
Dynamic popularity-based advertisement selection for video on demand
In a method and system for selecting an advertisement for video on demand, a video player is connected to a video content provider over a network via an access...
Systems and methods for acquiring, categorizing and delivering media in
interactive media guidance applications
Systems and methods are discussed for providing guidance for Internet-delivered media. In some embodiments, information on available media on the Internet is...
Asset conflict resolution for content on demand asset insertion
Systems and methods presented herein provide for conflict resolution of assets selected for insertion into COD content. In one embodiment, the system includes...
Sharing behavioral patterns between devices
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a set-top box having a controller to present media content at a...
Burst efficient fast program acquisition
Various methods, systems, and apparatuses can be used to perform burst efficient fast program acquisition. In some implementations, a burst efficient fast...
System and method for tagging video content
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a system for determining a tag based on an interaction of a mobile device with a media processor....
System and method of delivering advertisement data to a mobile device
A method of delivering advertisement data to a mobile device that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, extracting metadata...
Method of transmitting digital services over a network and device
implementing the method
Within the context of the broadcasting of DVB services over an IP network, the trend is to separate the signalling information describing the network and the...
Digital television signal, digital television receiver, and method of
processing digital television signal
A method of processing a digital television (DTV) signal in a DTV receiver, the method includes receiving a digital television signal including a plurality of...
Digital display device and method for controlling the same
A digital display device and a method for controlling the same are disclosed. The method of controlling a digital display device connected to at least one...
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...
Video-on-demand content delivery system for providing video-on-demand
services to TV service subscribers
A video-on-demand (VOD) content delivery system has a VOD Application Server which manages a database of templates ordered in a hierarchy for presentation of...
Tagging product information
A system for enabling the tagging of items appearing in a moving or paused image includes the use of an identification device on or within said item to be...
Automatic channel selection and control
A selection of a television program through a set-top box (STB) may be detected, and a counter value associated with the program may be incremented after the...
Method for executing user command according to spatial movement of user
input device and image apparatus thereof
A broadcasting signal processing apparatus for controlling display of an image based on a received broadcasting signal, in response to a user selection command...
Automatic playback overshoot correction system
An automatic playback overshoot correction system predicts the position in the program material where the user expects to be when the user stops the fast...
Vehicle display with automatic positioning system
A display system mounted within a vehicle is provided, where the system monitors the user's position within the vehicle's seat and automatically adjusts the...