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An audio system for reproducing audio signals comprising a signal processor, the signal processor having at least two processing channels and thereby the signal...
Intelligent dynamics processing
A multi-band audio compressor that may provide not only better and brighter sound, but also speaker protection. The multi-band audio compressor breaks an input...
Microphone array system and a method for sound acquisition
A microphone array system for sound acquisition from multiple sound sources in a reception space surrounding a microphone array that is interfaced with a...
Method and apparatus for detecting and controlling the orientation of a
A method for controlling the orientation of a virtual microphone, which is carried out on an electronic device, includes combining and processing signals from a...
Apparatus and method for deriving a directional information and computer
An apparatus for deriving a directional information from a plurality of microphone signals or from a plurality of components of a microphone signal, wherein...
Systems and methods for optimizing an audio communication system
Methods and systems for optimizing and audio communication system, including detecting a surrounding noise profile, determining one or more states of one or...
Systems and methods for hybrid adaptive noise cancellation
In accordance with methods and systems of the present disclosure, a processing circuit may implement a feedback filter having a response that generates a...
Feedback delay reduction in force feedback devices
A feedback circuit provides a feedback signal to a transducer. The feedback circuit includes an ADC that generates digital representations of a feedback signal,...
Vibration pickup device, vibration measurement device, measurement system,
and measurement method
A vibration pickup device for measuring an electronic device that transmits sound to a user via vibration transmission by pressing a vibrating body held in a...
Loudspeaker and manufacturing method thereof
The present invention provides an improved loudspeaker enclosure comprising two opposing end sections arranged at a distance from each other and enclosing...
Unidirectional condenser microphone unit
A unidirectional condenser microphone includes a first and second condenser elements each having a diaphragm and a fixed electrode disposed opposite the...
Earphone and implementation method of vibratile earphone
The present invention provides an earphone and an implementation method of vibratile earphone. The earphone comprises: a low-frequency detection control circuit...
In order to enable noises entering the ear from random directions to be muted without wearing headphones, this muting device is provided with: a ...
Ambient and audio earphone system
An ambient and audio earphone system having a right-side earbud and a left-side earbud operatively connected to a detachable electronic clasp that is in...
Data input on audio device analog output port
An apparatus is disclosed for inputting digital data on the output channel(s) of an audio subsystem in an audio device, without interfering with normal...
Jack for preventing headphone from inputting double audio sources
A jack for preventing a headphone from inputting double audio sources includes: an audio jack set including a left audio jack and a right audio jack, which are...
Earpieces having flexible flaps
Among other things, an ear tip for an earpiece is described. The ear tip comprises a body and two flexible flaps extending from the body. The two flexible flaps...
Structure and manufacture of bone-conduction transducer
Disclosed herein are methods and apparatuses for the transmission of audio information from a bone-conduction headset to a user. The bone-conduction headset may...
Capacitance type sensor, acoustic sensor, and microphone
A capacitance type sensor has a substrate, a vibration electrode plate formed over the substrate, a back plate formed over the substrate so as to cover the...
Sound generator for an exhaust system
A sound generator (1) for an exhaust system (2) of an internal combustion engine of a motor vehicle (3) includes a housing (4), with an electroacoustic...
Microphone support device for sound source localization
A microphone support device includes a ring-shaped flame, a plurality of fixed arms which protrude toward an inner side of the flame, a plurality of movable...
Sealed audio speaker design
An audio speaker is provided including a housing having a first array of housing retaining elements aligned in a first direction and a first sealing surface....
Portable audio device
The present invention is intended to be used in a variety of situations where the user desires to have a high-quality portable audio device. On the market...
System and method for photonic switching
In one embodiment, optical node includes an input port configured to receive an input optical frame and a first optical switch coupled to the input port, where...
Apparatus and method for an optical network
An optical network is configured to provide an optical reroute over a backup path (213.sub.9) during a failure in a signal path (213.sub.3). The network...
Automated asset tracking system and method
A system and method is provided for automatically tracking the presence or absence of multiple assets within a stationary or mobile location and differentiating...
Patch panel assembly
A device and a system may facilitate access to communication connectors, adapters, and/or ports that are supported within a housing, e.g., a rack or cabinet....
System and method for automatically authoring interactive television
A system and method is provided to automatically generate content for ITV products and services by processing primary media sources. In one embodiment of the...
Audited pipelined distributed system for video advertisement exchanges
Techniques and systems for operating a video ad exchange includes controlling an ad server to receive ad requests from viewer devices, provide ad responses to...
Systems and methods for providing a shared folder via television
An enhanced television service provides a shared folder over a television network, such as a fiber optic network. Users, the service provider, or trusted...
Managing interactive subtitle data
Embodiments of the present application relate to a method, apparatus, and system for processing subtitle data. The method includes dividing subtitle data into...
Interactive television program guide with selectable languages
An interactive television program guide is provided. The interactive television program guide provides a user with the opportunity to select a language for...
System and method for obtaining information relating to video images
A system and method is provided where, in one aspect, a user signals that the user is interested in a particular image being displayed as part of a video,...
Method and system for content recording and indexing
The present invention relates to a method for a control point of initiating actions on a device in a communication network comprising at least two control...
Technique for effectively accessing programming listing information in an
entertainment delivery system
In a broadband communications system, e.g., a cable system, programming content can be readily reserved and accessed for viewing using an interactive program...
Content discovery and playback in a network environment
A processing resource detects that a subscriber entity subscribes to at least a first content service provider and a second content service provider. The...
Customizable channel guide
Methods and systems for providing a customizable channel guide, and more specifically, a personalized channel guide for a user, are disclosed herein. In an...
System and method in a television system for providing for user-selection
of an object in a television program
A system and method in a television system for providing for user-selection of objects in a television program, substantially as shown in and/or described in...
Trickplay control using finite state automata
Methods, systems, and computer readable media can be operable to facilitate regulation of trickplay control during playback of streaming multimedia. Trickplay...
System and method of delivering video content
A method includes receiving, at a server, a retry request from a media device. The retry request requests a data packet associated with video content and...
System and method for recommending on demand multimedia content based on
A method for recommending premium on-demand multimedia content based on event information is provided. The method includes (i) obtaining the event information...
Second screen methods and arrangements
The present technology concerns cell phones and similar devices, and their use in conjunction with media content (electronic and physical) and other systems...
Voice/manual activated and integrated audio/video multi-media,
An enhanced form of edited interactive audio and video content delivered through a subscriber based network system and accessed by several unique multimedia...
Systems and methods for distributing video on demand
A method of receiving content includes joining an in-progress multicast stream to receive a first portion of a content. The method further includes sending a...
Set top box for performing diagnostic functions
Examples of the disclosure enable a set top box to be installed. In some examples, a remote control device, a computing device, and a set top box are provided....
Peer-to-peer video on demand techniques
Techniques for delivering video-on-demand content via peer-to-peer connections are provided. A video-on-demand distribution service maintains associations of...
Television control chip having data protection function and method for
controlling television set
A control chip for controlling a player with a multimedia playback function and a data processing function is provided. The control chip includes: a multimedia...
Efficiently identifying television stations in a user friendly environment
An entertainment unit is configured to receive broadcast signals for a plurality of television stations may display folders. Each folder may comprise one or...
Program switch display control on an audio-video rendering device
A method and control device for controlling the display of multimedia data on an audio-video rendering device, e.g. a TV device (AVD), when a channel selection...
Method for processing multimedia streams
A method, machine readable medium, system, and device are disclosed. In one embodiment the method comprises determining whether one or more components that...