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Mosaic focus control
A television receiver may be configured to receive, from a user of the television receiver, a set of viewing rules that define a focus preference of the user....
Clock compensation techniques for audio decoding
This disclosure describes audio decoding techniques for decoding audio information that needs to be properly clocked. In accordance with this disclosure, the...
Method and system for categorizing detected motion events
A computing system device with processor(s) and memory displays a video monitoring user interface on the display, the video monitoring user interface including...
Method for presenting custom content in set top box and set top box
A method for presenting a custom content in a set top box and a set top box are disclosed. The method includes checking a display cache and a flash memory of a...
Multistream tuner stick device for receiving and streaming digital content
Embodiments of a device for receiving a digital terrestrial, cable, or satellite television signal are described herein. For example, a silicon tuner module may...
Media processing methods and arrangements
The disclosure includes methods of accessing audio-visual content from various sources. One combination includes a method employing a portable device including...
User terminal apparatus and UI providing method thereof
A user terminal apparatus and a user interface providing method are provided. The user terminal apparatus providing a control mode to control an apparatus to be...
Systems and methods for controlling user equipment
Methods and systems are disclosed for a media guidance application that controls user equipment devices by automatically issuing frequently-used sequences of...
Virtualized content sourcing
Systems and methods that enable simultaneous or concurrent access to, either for display or storage, an increased number of television programs of specific...
Content isolation and processing for inline video playback
The present disclosure relates to methods and apparatus for processing and displaying playback of a video in a handheld device. More specifically, the present...
Methods and apparatus to verify and/or correct media lineup information
Methods and apparatus to verify and/or correct media lineup information are disclosed. An example method includes comparing presentation data representative of...
System and method for delivering compressed applications
An indication is obtained that consumer premises equipment needs to obtain at least one file from a file system. Responsive to the indication, an uncompressed...
System and method for providing a television network customized for an end
A hybrid audio and video system and method of providing a television network customized for an end user at an end user location are provided. A video signal...
Methods, apparatus and articles of manufacture to estimate local market
audiences of media content
Example methods, apparatus and articles of manufacture to estimate local market audiences of media content are disclosed herein. An example method disclosed...
Recommendation and purchase options for recommemded products based on
associations between a user and consumed...
Features are disclosed for providing notifications or recommendations to users based on user profile information and digital content the user is watching. In...
Method for addressing on-demand TV program content on TV services platform
of a digital TV services provider
Video content is uploaded via the Internet to a video-on-demand (VOD) server identified by a title and a hierarchical address of categories and subcategories...
Adaptive streaming to multicast and constrained-fidelity constant bit rate
This disclosure describes and adaptive bit rate encoding and distribution techniques for conserving bandwidth usage in a channel. The invention comprises, an...
Control apparatus, reproduction control method, and recording medium
A control apparatus reproducing second moving image data of which at least one of a bit rate, a frame rate, and resolution has been converted from that of first...
Systems and methods for sharing video data via social media
Disclosed are efficient and user-friendly systems or methods configured to capture and share video data in real time, at a later date, or a combination thereof...
Distribution of in-flight entertainment content to portable electronic
Embodiments herein provide for In-Flight Entertainment (IFE) content distribution onboard an aircraft to Personal Electronic Devices (PEDs) of passengers over...
Entropy decoding method, and decoding apparatus using same
The present invention relates to an entropy decoding method and to a decoding apparatus using same. The entropy decoding method according to the present...
Method and apparatus for encoding/decoding images using a prediction
method adopting in-loop filtering
Disclosed is a prediction method adopting in-loop filtering. According to the present invention, a prediction method for encoding and decoding video comprises...
Coding and decoding of interleaved image data
Sampled data is packaged in checkerboard format for encoding and decoding. The sampled data may be quincunx sampled multi-image video data (e.g., 3D video or a...
Frame packing for video coding
Implementations are provided that relate, for example, to view tiling in video encoding and decoding. A particular implementation accesses a video picture that...
Generalized scalability for video coder based on video objects
A video coding system that codes video objects as scalable video object layers. Data of each video object may be segregated in to one or more layers. A base...
Scaled motion search section with parallel processing and method for use
A scaled motion search section can be used in a video processing device that processes a video input signal that includes a plurality of pictures. The scaled...
Coding reference pictures for a reference picture set
Techniques are described related to coding of long-term reference pictures for a reference picture set. In some examples, a video coder may code candidate...
Estimating method of predicted motion vector
An estimation method of a predicted motion vector for an image block having one or more pixels, which includes calculating a pixel difference value...
Hybrid video decoder, hybrid video encoder, data stream using a reference
from a combination of IIR and FIR filters
A hybrid video decoder has an extractor, a predictor and a reconstructor. The extractor is configured to extract motion information and residual information for...
Apparatus and method for motion vector encoding/decoding, and apparatus
and method for image encoding/decoding...
A video decoding apparatus using an inter-prediction is disclosed. The apparatus includes at least: a decoder configured to reconstruct a flag and quantized...
Method and apparatus for displacement vector component transformation in
video coding and decoding
A method and a device for transforming a displacement vector component in the process of encoding or decoding a video. It applies more particularly to a mode of...
Weighted multi-band cross color channel predictor
A sequence of visual dynamic range (VDR) images is encoded using a standard dynamic range (SDR) base layer and one or more enhancement layers. A predicted VDR...
Moving picture coding apparatus and moving picture decoding apparatus
A video encoder (70) for coding moving pictures comprising a buffer (16c) with a plurality of memory areas capable of storing frames composed of top fields and...
Video decoder and a video encoder using motion-compensated prediction
A video decoder using motion-compensated prediction has a predictor configured to predict a first subset of parameters of a plurality of motion parameters,...
Method for processing an image
The disclosure relates to a method for processing an image, the method comprising: providing a set of key points from the image; describing location information...
Method and system for optimized delta encoding
Methods and systems are provided for batch processing. A plurality of correlation parameters representing degrees of correlation between two or more data sets...
Image decoding method, image coding method, image decoding apparatus,
image coding apparatus, and image coding...
An image decoding method for decoding a bitstream including a coded signal resulting from coding slices into which an image is partitioned and each of which...
Method and apparatus for quantization level clipping
A method and apparatus for clipping a transform coefficient are disclosed. Embodiments according to the present invention avoid overflow of the quantized...
Joint mode decision with shared bit-budget condition
Apparatus and method for optimizing encoding and decoding when using embedded block coding, in which each block is independent coded is described. Instead of...
Intra-prediction method using filtering, and apparatus using the method
Disclosed are an intra-prediction method using filtering and an apparatus using the method. An image-decoding method comprises: a step of filtering an n upper...
Image coding/decoding device using coding block in which intra block and
inter block are mixed, and method thereof
A video encoding/decoding apparatus includes: a video encoder for dividing coding unit block into combination of subblocks of codable size, determining...
Content adaptive compression system
A content adaptive compression system includes a plurality of encoders being coupled to receive a portion of an image, and accordingly generating candidate...
Methods and apparatus for reducing vector quantization error through patch
Methods and apparatus are provided for reducing vector quantization error through patch shifting. A method generates, from an input video sequence, one of more...
Method and apparatus for decoding and encoding video, and method and
apparatus for predicting direct current...
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and an apparatus for decoding and encoding a video, and a method and an apparatus for predicting a direct...
Most probable mode order extension for difference domain intra prediction
An apparatus for coding video information according to certain aspects includes a memory unit and a processor in communication with the memory unit. The memory...
Brightness region-based apparatuses and methods for HDR image encoding and
The image encoder (549) for encoding an image of a high dynamic range scene, comprising: a pixel texture encoding unit (552), arranged to encode pixels colors...
Multimedia distribution system
A multimedia file and methods of generating, distributing and using the multimedia file are described. Multimedia files in accordance with embodiments of the...
Temporal motion vector prediction in HEVC and its extensions
In one example, a device includes a video coder configured to determine, for each reference picture in one or more reference picture lists for a current...
Inter-layer mode derivation for prediction in scalable video coding
In some embodiments of a video coder, if some prediction information is not available for a first block in a current layer, the video coder uses corresponding...
Method and system for selectively performing multiple video transcoding
Method and system for transcoding a sequence of input images into a sequence of output images that can effectively handle one or more transcoding uses cases are...