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Adaptive gain control for digital audio samples in a media stream
An adaptive gain control system and related operating method for digital audio samples is provided. The method is suitable for use with a digital media encoding...
Noise reducing sound reproduction system
A noise reducing sound reproduction system and method may be operable with an input signal supplied to a loudspeaker by which it is acoustically radiated. The...
Headphone driver, loudspeaker, and method of manufacturing headphone
driver or loudspeaker
Provided is a headphone driver including a yoke that has a bottom surface and an erected surface that is erected in a perpendicular direction with respect to...
An earphone includes a housing and a thermoacoustic device array. The housing has a hollow structure. The thermoacoustic device array is disposed in the...
Monaural wireless headset
The present invention relates to a monaural wireless headset (20) that may e.g. be connected to a mobile phone by means of a Bluetooth connection. The present...
An earphone device includes a housing having a driver unit, and a sound guide tube mounted on a front surface of the housing to protrude from the front surface,...
Adapter device to allow the monitoring of media exposure on consumer
Adapter devices are provided which are connectable to an audio connector of a media device. The audio connector of the media device is configured to receive an...
Microphone device for reducing noise coupling effect
A microphone device includes a carrier board, a micro electro-mechanical system unit, an integrated circuit and an upper cover. The micro electro-mechanical...
Sound processors having contamination resistant control panels and
implantable cochlear stimulation systems...
Sound processors and systems including sound processors are disclosed.
Built-in audio apparatus
A built-in audio apparatus includes a speaker unit, a mode setting unit configured to selectively set the speaker unit to one of a first position and a second...
Communication management in an optical network
A communication resource in a network environment analyzes upstream communications received over multiple passive optical networks. The upstream communications...
A method for determining routing for data which is to be transmitted over a multilayer network, the network comprising a first layer of nodes, and a second...
Dynamic data center network with a mesh of wavelength selective switches
According to at least one aspect, a network system includes a wavelength selective switch (WSS) mesh network, multiple dense wavelength division multiplexing...
Interactive media display across devices
A computer-implemented method includes identifying a computer-based portable program module, automatically altering code in the portable program module to...
Leap second support in content timestamps
In embodiments, apparatuses, methods and storage media are described that are associated with support for leap seconds for provision of media content. In...
Method for effectively implementing a multi-room television system
A method for effectively implementing a multi-room television system includes a digital base station that processes and combines various program sources to...
Methods, systems, and media for presenting supplemental content relating
to media content on a content...
Mechanisms for presenting recommended media content items are provided. In some implementations, a method comprises: receiving a request for supplemental...
Trick play seek operation for HLS converted from DTCP
A process to enable trick play operations is provided for HLS streaming video that has been converted by a system from DTCP. The system server provides a...
Display apparatus and method for controlling display apparatus and remote
controller having a plurality of...
Controlling operations of a display apparatus using a remote controller that detects user motion in a three-dimensional space and transmits the detected motion...
Methods and devices for presenting an interactive media guidance
Methods and devices for presenting an interactive media guidance application are provided. In some embodiments, methods for presenting an interactive media...
Methods and apparatus for monitoring video games
Methods and apparatus for monitoring video games are disclosed. Example methods disclosed herein to identify a video game include generating a memory signature...
Systems and methods for broadcast audience interaction and participation
A broadcast audience interaction and feedback system may discover and activate a recording function of a portable device of a user to record audio and/or video...
System and method of verifying a video blackout event
A method of verifying a blackout event includes storing blackout event data at an event log database of a media distribution platform. The method includes...
Program recording method, program recording device, destination setting
method, and destination setting device
A destination setting unit (901) receives setting of a destination by the user when a route from a present position to the destination is guided. A user...
Media content bookmarking
Systems and methods that enable satellite television subscribers to bookmark and annotate sections of recorded media content, and also to share and access...
Methods systems and devices for dynamically creating composite videos
Devices, systems, and methods for dynamically creating composite videos are disclosed. In one aspect a computerized method comprises editing and playing a...
Video-on-demand content delivery method 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 for presentation of video content elements of...
Video-on-demand content delivery method 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...
Methods and systems for stream management for a digital video recording
An exemplary method includes a stream management system that detects a request for any device included in a media processing system to receive a media stream...
Assessing digital content across a communications network
The present invention relates generally to a method of providing an on-line assessment of digital content, such as video clips (10), across a network, such as...
Methods and apparatus to detect carrying of a portable audience
Methods and apparatus to detect carrying of a portable audience measurement device are disclosed herein. An example portable audience measurement device...
Content providing program, content providing method, and content providing
A content providing program causing a computer to execute content provision processing including, acquiring a first viewing situation of a first viewer viewing...
System and method for delivering interactive trigger events
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method in which a media processor identifies a first key and a second key associated with media...
Frame capture and buffering at source device in wireless display system
This disclosure describes techniques to improve a user experience in a Wireless Display (WD) system. The WD system includes a source device that provides media...
Wireless set-top box pairing and quality of service user interface
A method and system for monitoring the quality of the content is provided. The method and system may identify, in real time, whether the quality of the content...
Communication system, transmission device, reception device, communication
method, program, and communication cable
The present invention relates to a communication system, a transmission device, a reception device, a communication method, a program, and a communication...
Methods and systems for application rendering and management on internet
television enabled displays
Methods and systems are provided for enabling presentation of supplemental application content to display devices while particular content is rendered on the...
Mobile terminal, television broadcast receiver, and device linkage method
A mobile terminal capable of giving an instruction for a device linkage by simple operations, without any special hardware. The mobile terminal which is...
Personal video recorder systems and methods
Systems and methods are disclosed for providing an interactive television system for recording television programming. The interactive television system may...
Dynamic stitching module and protocol for personalized and targeted
A system for dynamically rendering streaming content is provided. It includes a protocol and a dynamic stitching module to provide a personalized and targeted...
Methods and apparatus for format selection for network optimization
Method and apparatus for optimizing network bandwidth utilization by delivering to users only the minimum number of programs required by service provider...
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...
Systems and methods for delivering content to a media content access
An exemplary method includes a media content delivery system generating a supplemental content stream associated with a primary media content stream, the...
Method and apparatus for providing input to a camera serial interface
A system for receiving at least two data streams and providing a single input data stream to a MIPI's CSI Tx is disclosed. The two received data streams are...
Distribution and use of video statistics for cloud-based video encoding
A method for processing a video stream includes receiving first and second copies of the video stream by first and second video processing devices,...
Unified content posting
Methods, apparatuses and systems to provide a unified content posting mechanism.
Playing pay-per-view program at set-top box connected to one-way
broadcast-only RF coax network after receiving...
A hospitality media system includes a plurality of set-top boxes (STBs) coupled to a radio frequency (RF) coax network. Each STB has an identifier for...
Run-mode based coefficient coding for video coding
A video coding device is configured to code coefficients of residual blocks of video data. When a coefficient of a transform unit of video data has a scan order...
Facilitating environment-based lossy compression of data for efficient
rendering of contents at computing devices
A mechanism is described for facilitating environment-based lossy compression of data for efficient rendering of contents at computing devices. A method of...
Method of applying edge offset
An apparatus of post-processing a reconstructed image is discussed. The apparatus according to an embodiment includes a deblocking filter for determining a...