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Device for emitting an acoustic wave
A device for emitting an acoustic wave includes a flared structural piece bearing at its base an electromechanical transducer and defining at its flared end an...
System and apparatus for boomless-microphone construction for wireless
helmet communicator with siren signal...
Boomless-microphones are described for a wireless helmet communicator with siren signal detection and classification capabilities. An acoustic component...
Acoustic playback system
An acoustic playback system including a digital filter; and a plurality of digital modulators each of which output a digital signal to one of a plurality of...
Ring network of bluetooth speakers
A method for forming a complete ring network of a plurality of Bluetooth.RTM. speakers, the method including populating a configurable speaker register of each...
Wireless speaker system
A wireless speaker system may include a primary speaker including a first transceiver and a second transceiver and programmed to receive audio data from a user...
Low cross-talk headset
A headset for receiving and transmitting audio signals having a frame configured to retain the headset on the user, one or more earphones mounted to the frame...
Audio distortion compensation method and acoustic channel estimation
method for use with same
A method of defining an acoustic channel in a vehicle or other environment involving providing a respective definition of in-vehicle sound sources, the...
Solid state relay circuit arrangement for audio signals and switching
A solid state relay circuit arrangement for audio signals is described, of the type comprising a first MOSFET and a second MOSFET in a back-to-back...
5 GHz wireless stereo sound system
A 5 GHz wireless stereo sound system having a transmitter and a receiver; the transmitter and the receiver are wirelessly connected via a 5 GHz signal. The 5...
Sound determination unit based on mean amplitudes of partial sound
An example information processing device determines a sound input to a microphone. The information processing device includes an obtaining section, a mean...
Wirelessly powered audio devices
Techniques herein provide wireless energy transfer to audio devices such as headphones, headsets, hearing aids, and the like. Audio devices are integrated with...
Apparatus, method and article for providing audio of different programs
A system enables two different users to independently view and listen to two completely different programs being displayed concurrently on the same display...
Acoustic deflector for omni-directional speaker system
An omni-directional acoustic deflector includes an acoustically reflective body having a truncated conical shape including a substantially conical outer...
Boundary microphone and boundary plate
A boundary microphone includes a microphone and a boundary plate on which the microphone is placed. The boundary plate includes a porous metal material of an...
Adjusting speakers using facial recognition
Embodiments herein describe an audio system that adjusts based on the location of a person. That is, instead of relying on fixed speakers, the audio system...
Printed circuit board with an acoustic channel for a microphone
A printed circuit board with an acoustic channel for a microphone and a portable electronic device having such a printed circuit board are provided. In...
A pair of in-ear headphones is disclosed that are operable to reproduce incoming audio signals. The in-ear headphones include a housing defining an internal...
Oval shaped in-ear headphone
A pair of in-ear headphones is disclosed that are operable to reproduce incoming audio signals. The in-ear headphones include an oval shaped housing defining an...
Contact hearing system with wearable communication apparatus
Contact hearing devices for use with a wearable communication apparatus are disclosed to provide the user with an open ear canal to hear ambient sound and sound...
A microphone holder includes: a holding member holding a microphone; and a mounting member fixed to a tension bolt for fixing a rim of a drum. The mounting...
Microphone with built-in speaker driver
A microphone package is integrated with a built-in speaker driver. A microphone application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) and the speaker driver can be...
Embodiments of the present invention provide a condenser microphone with a movable lining and a fixed lining. The movable lining and the fixed lining are...
Disclosed is a speaker-box. The speaker-box includes a case, a speaker unit received in the case and a heat radiating portion attached on the base and directly...
One embodiment of the invention is directed to a process for assembly of a covered housing comprising placing a first frame strip coupled with a fabric portion,...
Routing in a WDM-based PON
It is disclosed a remote node connectable to multiple feeder fibers from one or more central offices, COs, of a wavelength division multiplexing-based passive...
Optical network communication system with optical line terminal
transceiver and method of operation thereof
A method of operation of an optical network communication system including: providing a planar lightwave circuit including: connecting 2.times.2 single-mode...
Burst switching system using optical cross-connect as switch fabric
A switching system includes one or more line card for input processing, forwarding, queuing, and scheduling data, the line card having a tunable laser to select...
Automated pre and post roll production
For automated post roll production, a selection module 320 generates a link video list 240 from a video database 110. Each link video 200 in the link video list...
Providing multiple ABR streams using a single transcoder
An device and method for providing multiple adaptive bit rate (ABR) streams using a single transcoder is disclosed. The device receives a group of content...
Group of pictures size adjustment
Various methods, systems, and apparatuses can be used to adjust the group of pictures size for an encoder during encoding operations. In some implementations,...
System for taking action with respect to a media work
A computer system comprising one or more processors and computer-readable media operatively connected thereto, having stored thereon instructions for carrying...
Distributing metadata to peer devices
This document describes techniques (300, 600, 700) and apparatuses (106, 800) for distributing metadata to peer devices. These techniques (300, 600, 700) and...
Cable broadcast receiver and 3D video data processing method thereof
A cable broadcast receiver and a 3D video data processing method thereof are disclosed. The processing method includes receiving a cable broadcast signal...
Apparatus, systems and methods for accessing and synchronizing
presentation of media content and supplemental...
Media rich content systems and methods are operable to provide access to supplemental media rich content in response to user selection of a presented object of...
Systems and methods for providing non-intrusive advertising content to
Systems and methods are disclosed for providing non-intrusive advertising content to users. The method includes receiving user input reflecting user content...
Video signal transmission/reception method, display device, and decoding
According to the present invention, even when the operation requested through the second transmission path (or first transmission path) cannot be performed, it...
Method and system for content delivery
A method and system for providing video content on a data network connected device having a display and a device display controller including a player. The...
Systems and methods for recognition of sign language for improved viewing
Systems and methods are described herein for selecting a closed captioning language track. Control circuitry may capture an image or video of a user while the...
Visual hash tags via trending recognition activities, systems and methods
A system and method of treating image data as a visual hash tag are presented. A device is able to subscribe to a content channel, possibly a channel that...
Streaming media system
A streaming media device includes a printed circuit board hosting components configured for streaming media from the internet. A connector is linked to the...
Web-browsing method, and image display device using same
Provided is a method of performing web browsing in a video display device. The method includes: displaying on a screen a first object that displays a video of a...
Systems and methods for providing self-services over television
Cable and satellite television systems, televisions, and universal remotes are used to provide interactive financial self-services to users. The cable or...
Information reception apparatus, information reception method, computer
program for information reception, and...
An information reception apparatus which allows a user to easily understand, from an electronic program guide, the information announced in a broadcast program,...
Methods, systems, and media for presenting news items corresponding to
Methods, systems, and media for presenting news items corresponding to media content are provided. In some implementations, the method comprises: determining a...
Device and method for capturing video
A device and method are presently disclosed. The computer implemented method, includes at an electronic device with a touch-sensitive display, displaying a...
Interactive program manager and methods for presenting program content
A method includes sending, from a media device to a display device, first content associated with a first channel of a plurality of channels. The method...
Attention-based advertisement scheduling in time-shifted content
An advertisement system includes an advertising manager that receives a content-event indicator, which indicates playback of an advertisement for viewing on a...
System and method for enhanced hot key delivery
A method includes receiving, at a head-end, content to be provided to a particular subscriber. The method includes creating an indicator configured to provide...
Video display device and operating method thereof
An operating method of a video display device is provided. The method includes: obtaining at least one of user's bio information and pattern input; upon the...
Broadcast receiving device and information processing system
According to an embodiment, a broadcast receiving device includes a tuner, an acquirer, a signature executor, a first interface, a command receiver, and a...