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US-9,392,334 Method and apparatus for providing enhanced electronic program guide with personalized selection of broadcast...
Apparatuses and methods are provided to inform a user of a broadcast stream, which has multiple, concurrently received channels of program content, about...
US-9,392,332 Apparatus and method for parental control using V-Chip plus+ and master password
A method and apparatus for exercising access control over television programs using a parental control user interface that has different functions is provided....
US-9,392,331 Method and cellphone for use in a multimedia system
A multimedia server receives a plurality of programs of a multimedia source. The multimedia server includes a tuning module to receive the plurality of programs...
US-9,392,330 IPTV follow me content system and method
Tools are provided for distributing access-restricted content in an internet protocol television ("IPTV") environment based on portable entitlement keys. Such...
US-9,392,329 Apparatus and method for media content presentation
A method that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, accessing, by a system comprising a processor, a content display...
US-9,392,328 Device-agnostic content management, playback and status monitoring system
A system is provided that includes a software agent, an electronic device, a display, and a content management system. The electronic device accesses the...
US-9,392,327 Broadcast/digital network switchover system and method
A technique is provided for the parallel communication of digital content via broadcast channels and two-way data communications channels. Mobile devices may...
US-9,392,326 Image processing apparatus, control method thereof, and image processing system using a user's voice
An image processing apparatus includes an image processor; an audio input to input a user's speech; a storage to store at least one simple sentence voice...
US-9,392,325 Method of processing an electronic service guide and electronic service guide broadcaster
The invention relates to a method of processing an electronic service guide in a terminal. The terminal is configured for receiving an electronic service guide...
US-9,392,324 Systems and methods for identifying and storing a portion of a media asset
Systems and methods are described herein for a media guidance application that can cause a specific portion of a media asset to be stored based on a user...
US-9,392,323 Method and apparatus for creating dynamic webpages in a media communication system
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, an Internet Protocol Television system having a controller to create a...
US-9,392,322 Method of visually synchronizing differing camera feeds with common subject
Embodiments of the present invention provide a system and method to automatically generate synchronization points based on a common characteristic given a...
US-9,392,321 Video processing system for demultiplexing received compressed and non-compressed video signals and...
The present invention is intended to permit both real-time display of a picture represented by a non-compressed video signal on a television and display of a...
US-9,392,320 Adaptive battery life enhancer
A peripheral device includes a user interface and a battery. The peripheral device: accepts inputs from a user via the user interface; responsive to the inputs,...
US-9,392,319 Secure device profiling countermeasures
Systems and method are disclosed for performing profiling on a secure device. In embodiments, a plurality of counters are established. Each counter may be...
US-9,392,318 Receiver device with multiple decryption modes
A digital television receiver device supporting two or more different conditional access systems has a content receiver that obtains an encrypted content stream...
US-9,392,317 Set top box or server having snap-in heat sink and smart card reader
An electronic device is provided that comprises a bottom frame portion; an information card reader over the bottom frame portion; a thermal insulation layer; a...
US-9,392,316 Messaging abstraction in a mobile device server
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a mobile device server that receives a pairing key, establishes...
US-9,392,315 Remote display graphics
Images displayed on a source device may be displayed on a target device. The source device may send the target device graphical commands and information to be...
US-9,392,314 Recommending a composite channel
Recommending channels is disclosed. A method for recommending a channel includes identifying multiple component channels of a content platform. The method...
US-9,392,313 System and method for operating a virtual broadcaster network
A system and method for operating a virtual broadcast network may include using, by a virtual broadcaster, a network server remotely located from the virtual...
US-9,392,312 Subscriptions to channels on the web
A user of a content sharing platform is identified and one or more recommended channels of the content sharing platform are identified for the user. The user is...
US-9,392,311 Method and system for message notification
Methods and systems for message notification are described. A video message is received from a source access device. A selection of a target user may be...
US-9,392,310 Method and system for collecting and managing TV viewership data
A computer-implemented method for collecting and managing TV viewership data from multiple TV metering data providers is disclosed. The method includes:...
US-9,392,309 Entitlement management for video customers
A method includes receiving, at a server device, a request to generate an entitlement identifier (ID) associated with a customer transaction. The method also...
US-9,392,308 Content recommendation based on user location and available devices
A method for making a content recommendation to at least one user commences by first establishing a location for the at least one user. Thereafter a check...
US-9,392,307 Smart pre-load for video-on-demand in an HTTP adaptive streaming environment
A system (e.g., video delivery system, a video-on-demand system, a back office system) and a method are described herein for delivering a selected digital...
US-9,392,306 Video content delivery over wireless access networks with quality of service (QOS) guarantees
A device receives, from a content provider, traffic parameters associated with a video content request received from a fixed user device connected to a wireless...
US-9,392,305 Method and apparatus for providing ultra high definition television service
A method and apparatus for providing ultra high definition television service is provided. The apparatus for providing UHDTV service sets up a type of the UHDTV...
US-9,392,304 Encoding optimization using quality level of encoded segments
In one embodiment, a method includes encoding a media file using a variable bitrate encoding algorithm based on a plurality of bitrate ranges to generate a set...
US-9,392,303 Dynamic encoding of multiple video image streams to a single video stream based on user input
A system and method for combining multiple video bit streams on a server using low latency encoding and stream them to a user based on user input over the...
US-9,392,302 System for providing improved facilities in time-shifted broadcasts
In a system for time-shifted viewing of television broadcasts, advertisements 41, 43 are provided with headers 50, 52 containing times of day at which that...
US-9,392,301 Context adaptive entropy coding for non-square blocks in video coding
Disclosed are techniques for coding coefficients of a video block having a non-square shape defined by a width and a height, comprising coding one or more of x-...
US-9,392,300 Method and apparatus for encoding a motion vector, and method and apparatus for encoding/decoding image using same
An apparatus for decoding a current motion vector of a current block in a current frame from a bitstream, includes: a differential motion vector decoder to...
US-9,392,299 Method and apparatus for video encoding/decoding using improved merge
A video encoding apparatus includes an inter predictor to check for whether predetermined candidate adding conditions are satisfied, add into a merge candidate...
US-9,392,298 Image coding method, image decoding method, image coding apparatus, and image decoding apparatus
An image coding method includes: generating a first flag indicating whether or not a motion vector predictor is to be selected from among one or more motion...
US-9,392,297 Method, apparatus and system for rapid motion search applied in template matching
A method, an apparatus and a system for a rapid motion search applied in template matching are disclosed. The method includes: selecting motion vectors of...
US-9,392,296 Media decoder and a decoding method allowing for the media decoder to be traced
The present invention aims to overcome drawbacks of conventional content tracing methods requiring re-processing the content before its broadcast with a...
US-9,392,295 Adaptable media processing architectures
Various methods and systems are provided for adaptable media processing architectures. In one example, among others, an adaptable coding architecture for...
US-9,392,294 Color image data compression
Color image data is compressed by determining the number of colors within a cell of an input image, each cell comprising an N.times.M array of pixels; in...
US-9,392,293 Accelerated image processing
An illustrative example method of processing image data includes dividing a block of data into a plurality of sub-blocks, the block of data corresponding to at...
US-9,392,292 Parallel encoding of bypass binary symbols in CABAC encoder
A video encoder may include a context-adaptive binary arithmetic coding (CABAC) encode component that converts each syntax element of a representation of a...
US-9,392,291 Method and apparatus of temporary image frame compression
An image compression method and fast storage device accessing and pixel decompression is achieved by applying variable bit rate to reduce the data amount of...
US-9,392,290 Image quality control techniques
A technique for controlling the quality of one or more compressed images. The technique allows, for example, the selection of a target quality metric(s) and the...
US-9,392,289 Video encoding system, program bank device, and video encoding method
Encoders of a program bank device perform compression coding on video/voice data of a program from program VTRs, and extract an image feature value of video...
US-9,392,288 Video coding using scatter-based scan tables
Scatter-based scan tables are used to encode and decode video streams. Scatter scan patterns transform coefficients between positions within a 2D array...
US-9,392,287 Method for decoding chroma image using luma quantization
Provided is a method that derives a chroma intra prediction mode of a prediction unit, determines a size of a current chroma block using luma transform size...
US-9,392,286 Apparatuses and methods for providing quantized coefficients for video encoding
Apparatuses and methods for optimizing rate-distortion costs in a signal are disclosed herein. An apparatus may comprise a quantization block that may be...
US-9,392,285 Video encoding method with bit depth adjustment for fixed-point conversion and apparatus therefor, and video...
Provided are a video encoding method of adjusting a range of encoded output data to adjust a bit depth during restoring of encoded samples, and a video decoding...
US-9,392,284 Image decoding method using intra prediction mode
An image decoding method is provided which includes reconstructing an intra prediction mode group indicator and a prediction mode index of a current block,...
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