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Multi-mode radio for hearing assistance devices
The present disclosure relates to the wireless communication of information for a hearing assistance device including a multi-mode radio adapted to provide...
Hearing aid antenna
An antenna, in particular a dipole antenna, for radio communication in a hearing aid, is disclosed. The antenna includes a solid three-dimensional dielectric...
Hearing aid with improved localization of a monaural signal source
A new hearing aid is provided in which signals that are received from an external device, such as a spouse microphone, a media player, a hearing loop system, a...
Hearing device with brainwave dependent audio processing
A hearing device is adapted to be arranged on or at least partly implanted in an individual's head and comprises: an input unit providing an input audio signal;...
A condenser microphone includes a condenser microphone unit having a diaphragm and a fixed electrode disposed opposite to the diaphragm; a field effect...
Energy conversion apparatus
Provided is an energy conversion apparatus including a diaphragm on which a coil of a lead pattern is formed, a magnet substrate configured to generate a...
Transducer with a bent armature
A transducer having a housing defining a chamber, a bent armature with a first leg and a second leg, a magnet assembly for providing a magnetic field in an air...
Speaker and audio-visual system
A speaker includes a diaphragm and a magnetic circuit, a plurality of acoustic paths that provide connection between a space formed on a side including the...
Methods and apparatus for porting loudspeakers to an earpiece
A hand-held electronic device includes an earpiece, a first speaker having a first primary audio output ported to the earpiece, a second speaker having a second...
Systems and methods for protecting a speaker from overexcursion
In accordance with embodiments of the present disclosure, a system may include a controller configured to be coupled to an audio speaker. The controller may be...
Method and device for localizing sound sources placed within a sound
environment comprising ambient noise
A method for localizing one or more sound sources of interest placed within a sound environment comprising ambient noise by estimating the directions of arrival...
Method and system for beam selection in microphone array beamformers
Embodiments of systems and methods are described for determining which of a plurality of beamformed audio signals to select for signal processing. In some...
Beam forming for a wearable computer
A wearable computer is configured to use beamforming techniques to isolate a user's speech from extraneous audio signals occurring within a physical...
Headphone with microphones that processes external sound pickup by the
microphones and inputs external source...
A headphone includes: a pair of earphone units each of which includes a speaker and a plurality of microphones which are arranged at a back side of the speaker...
Audio processing device comprising artifact reduction
An improved scheme for identifying and removing musical noise in an audio processing device can be achieved in an audio processing device that includes an...
A condenser microphone outputs a signal resistive to distortion caused by an excess input without a variation in signal-to-noise ratio. The microphone includes...
Dynamic acoustic waveguide
A loudspeaker and a method of operation which allow for the production and emphasis of extremely low bass tones. The loudspeaker generally is formed from a...
Water leak warning device
An easy-to-use, installation-free water leak warning device having a sturdy hollow body enclosing essential functioning elements including a power source, an...
Back cavity microphone implementation
A system and method to perform signal processing using a loudspeaker output are described. The system includes an enclosure configured to define a back cavity...
One example discloses a signal processor, including: a signal input having an input bandwidth; a first transducer output; a second transducer output; a filter...
Certain embodiments provide a conformable eartip. The conformable eartip includes a round flange and a core. The round flange includes a sealing surface for...
Surface mountable microphone package, a microphone arrangement, a mobile
phone and a method for recording...
A surface mountable microphone package comprises a first microphone and a second microphone. Furthermore, the surface mountable microphone package comprises a...
An electronic coaster is configured to respond to pressure and sound. The electronic coaster contains a case that includes a flexible top. The flexible top is...
Adjustable speaker rigging system
Opposing strings of pivotally coupled rigid members attach to opposing sides of tapered speaker cabinets in an array of speaker cabinets. Attachment is made...
Feedback enclosure and feedback system for a transducer of an electronic
The disclosure recites a feedback system and method for adjusting output sounds generated by a communication device. The feedback system comprises: a...
Downstream burst transmission in passive optical networks
An OLT comprising a processor configured to calculate a downstream bandwidth map that indicates an active period of time when the OLT is scheduled to transmit a...
Maintaining a fabric name across a distributed switch
Techniques are provided for distributing a fabric name to switching elements of a distributed switch configured to forward Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)...
Method and apparatus for link sharing among multiple EPONs
One embodiment of the present invention provides an optical line terminal (OLT) in an Ethernet passive optical network (EPON). The OLT includes a number of...
Optical transmission system
In an optical transmission system including at least one ring network configured by plural nodes, each node of the ring network is provided with the optical...
PTP transparent clock system upgrade solution
A transparent clock converter is interposed between a non-precision time protocol (non-PTP) enabled network node and other portions of the network. The...
Contentionless N.times.M wavelength cross connect
Technology for a contentionless N.times.M wavelength cross connect (WXC) device is disclosed herein. The WXC device includes multiple input and output...
Communication system, communication control method, and transmission
A communication system includes a source node and an end node of a first working path, a source node and an end node of a second working path, and a source node...
System and method for photonic switching
In one embodiment, method of wrapping photonic packets includes receiving, by a node, a first packet and receiving, by the node, a second packet. The method...
Meter data collection
A metering device may be configured to communicate with other devices in an advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) system. For example, a metering device may be...
Method and system for delivery of immersive content over communication
Computer-implemented systems and methods of providing content to a user via communications between a content provider and a user over a plurality of disparate...
Playback of interactive programs
A method for playing back a program which includes one or more interactive applications. A program which is stored, either in the form of a data stream or as a...
Receiving device, receiving method, transmitting device, and transmitting
Disclosed herein is a receiving device including: a receiver that receives AV content; a trigger information acquirer that acquires trigger information adapted...
Suggestive content based on habit
Suggestions for content are based on a habit of a user. Favored genres of content are determined at different times of day. Should content be requested at a...
Intelligent channel changing
An intelligent television and methods for interactive channel navigation and channel switching are disclosed. Specifically, an input may be received at the...
Method and system of using intelligent mobile terminal for controlling the
broadcasting of network multi-media...
The present application is directed to a method and system of controlling the broadcasting of network multi-media broadcasting device comprising the steps of,...
Enhanced information on mobile device for viewed program and control of
internet TV device using mobile device
The user of an Internet TV device can control the Internet TV device using a mobile device such as a smart phone. The smart phone also obtains program...
Image display apparatus and method for operating the same
A method may be provided for displaying an image display apparatus. Channels may be changed on the image display apparatus based on a user channel change...
Method of providing user specific interaction using device and digital
television (DTV), the DTV, and the user...
An interactive method includes displaying image content received through a television (TV) network, identifying an object of interest of a user among a...
Terminal device, server device, information processing method, program,
and linked application supplying system
The present disclosure relates to a terminal device, a server device, an information processing method, a program, and a linked application supplying system,...
System and method for managing a content catalogue
The present invention related to the domain of audio/video content distribution, where a catalog of available content is made available to end users. An aim of...
Systems and methods for timing the recording and playback of television
Various arrangements are presented for recording broadcast television programming. An electronic programming guide database may be accessed to determine a...
Multi-person and multi-device content personalization
A method for multi-person and multi-device content personalization is described. The method includes receiving via a wireless network interface a first user...
Queue based advertisement scheduling and sales
In accordance with the invention, advertisement identifiers are stored in a queue in memory in the set top box or elsewhere corresponding to individual...
Imprint client statistical filtering
A method, system API and computer product for adapting reverse data channel (RDC) utilization by selectively restricting the reporting of statistics data from...
Method and system for detecting live over the top (OTT) streams in
A system and method for detecting a live over-the-top (OTT) stream are provided. The method includes analyzing a received request for an OTT stream; requesting...