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US20050078177 Advertisement display system and automatic transaction apparatus for use therein  
An advertisement display system has: an automatic transaction apparatus having a display screen; a monitor set near the automatic transaction apparatus; an advertisement control apparatus which...
US20130104164 TARGETING OF ADVERTISEMENTS BASED ON MUTUAL INFORMATION SHARING BETWEEN DEVICES OVER A NETWORK  
A system and method to facilitate targeting of advertisements based on mutual information sharing between devices over a network are described. A user connects to one or more media devices and...
US20150113553 Data Transfer in a Media Delivery System  
In one embodiment, a media delivery system including a television, a smart phone and a smart watch comprises an ad hoc communication network. The smart phone is employed as remote control. In one...
US20080256572 ADVERTISEMENT SUPPORTED VIDEO DOWNLOAD  
System and method for facilitating advertisements within viewed content. The advertisements may be banner advertisements or other advertisement. The advertisements may be included in such a manner...
US20120072948 METHOD, EQUIPMENT AND SYSTEM FOR REDUCING MEDIA DELAY  
A method, an equipment and a system for reducing a media delay are disclosed. A media processing unit receives a media switching request sent from a media receiving unit, and sends a response...
US20120174149 PROVIDING ADVERTISING CONTENT TO A USER  
Advertising content is provided to a user. A set top box that is located in a first environment receives a first signal from a user device located in the first environment, wherein the first...
US20150067721 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TRANSMITTING VIDEOS TO MOBILE PHONES  
A system and method for transmitting a video to a mobile phone include extracting a clip from a digitally encoded video, then editing and compressing the clip. The compressed clip is transmitted...
US20090222850 ADVERTISEMENT SKIP VIEW  
Advertisement skip view is described. In embodiment(s), a video stream of recorded media content can be distributed to a media device when requested at the media device to render as television...
US20150074710 DYNAMIC BINDING OF VIDEO CONTENT  
A method of dynamically binding supplemental content to video content includes receiving the video content at a device and identifying at least one value related to one or more products or...
US20140143800 TARGETING IN-VIDEO ADVERTISING  
Techniques for presenting a content item with a media item are described. The techniques include receiving user input indicating a placement preference for a content item to be presented with a...
US20130254800 USE OF MESSAGES IN OR ASSOCIATED WITH PROGRAM SIGNAL STREAMS BY SET-TOP TERMINALS  
Methods of operating a communications system comprise, in one example, inserting advertising in a program stream by a receiving device based, at least in part, on an encrypted segmentation message...
US20130254799 USE OF MESSAGES IN OR ASSOCIATED WITH PROGRAM SIGNAL STREAMS BY SET-TOP TERMINALS  
Methods of operating a communications system comprise, in one example, inserting advertising in a program stream by a receiving device based, at least in part, on an encrypted segmentation message...
US20060026631 Interactive incentive promotions over an A/V telecommunications device  
A method for incentive based promotion on an A/V telecommunication device includes delivering promotional content to an A/V telecommunication device. User input is requested over the A/V...
US20060064733 Playing an audiovisual work with dynamic choosing  
A method of playing an audiovisual work supports dynamic user choosing of story branches and outcomes. For example, a first segment of a digital audiovisual work is played. Upon reaching a...
US20140373043 System For Synchronising Content With Live Television  
A computer system in which augmentation content can be provided to a client device. A receiver is provided in a server for receiving a live television signal. A matching engine can then identify a...
US20150201147 REMINDER DIALOG PRESENTATION AND BEHAVIOR  
An intelligent television and methods for user interaction between the intelligent television and the user are provided. In general, a user is provided with navigation, notification, and setup...
US20080288975 Advertising system and method thereof  
An advertising system comprises an advertising server unit and a set-top box. The advertising server unit is capable of receiving at least one advertisement from at least one external advertiser,...
US20080313668 ABBREVIATED ADVERTISEMENT SUBSTITUTION DURING FAST FORWARD OR SKIP COMMAND  
A system and method for substituting a shorter message, comprising sound, picture or both, for a longer advertisement or the like. The message may to communicate to the viewer that there is a...
US20110217928 SYSTEM, METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DISPLAYING CALLER-IDENTIFICATION  
An application for a caller-identification system includes a circuit for receiving caller-identification information from a tip and ring interface and a circuit for wirelessly transmitting at...
US20140282696 ADVERTISING DOWNLOAD VERIFICATION  
Methods and systems are described for verifying that advertising content has been downloaded by a client. When a streaming client requests advertising content from an advertising server, the...
US20110107363 SEQUENCED VIDEO OVERLAY ADVERTISEMENTS  
The present invention provides methods and systems for advertising in connection with a video segment. Methods are provided in which a time-spaced sequence of video overlay advertisements are...
US20150058890 TELEVISION RECEIVER ENHANCEMENT FEATURES  
One or more of a system, method, apparatus, and computer-program product to enable implementation of one or more features that together or separately enhance Quality of Experience or Quality of...
US20130097629 Method and System for Scheduling Commercial Advertisement  
A method and system for scheduling commercial advertisement are described in which a data processing system having the spot scheduler solver may be operable to receive an advertiser's order to...
US20120096485 MEDIA DISTRIBUTION ARCHITECTURE FOR TELEVISION VIEWING  
A system distributes digital media content to a plurality of user devices, where a given user is associated with multiple user devices. First content is provided by a controller to a first user...
US20090293085 Remote fed advertising system for point-of-sale  
Advertising content is received over a channel and displayed on the same terminal that displays the point of sale information.
US20150237388 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SCHEDULING COMMERCIAL ADVERTISEMENT  
A method and system for scheduling commercial advertisement are described in which a data processing system having the spot scheduler solver may be operable to receive an advertiser's order to...
US20140282698 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REINFORCING BRAND AWARENESS WITH MINIMAL INTRUSION ON THE VIEWER EXPERIENCE  
Disclosed is a system and method for distributing media content, the system including a media content server, a media content receiver configured to output a signal to an associated display...
US20140075463 VOLUME BASED, TELEVISION RELATED ADVERTISEMENT TARGETING  
The present invention provides techniques that relate to television based advertising and advertisement targeting, such as advertisements presented via Internet TV, IPTV, and television programs...
US20110023059 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONTENT REPLACEMENT IN LIVE PRODUCTION  
The insertion of an advertisement or other new content into a time slot between content segments advantageously occurs by selecting the new segment to fill its associated slot as closely as...
US20150249869 Media Playback Control  
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for performing an action during playback based on a media manifest file. A system, such as a media player,...
US20050273808 Method For Companies To Conduct Transactions During Media Broadcasts  
A system and method that allows a company or companies to conduct commercial transactions with broadcast viewers immediately during a broadcast or at a later time. The amount of time a viewer...
US20120124617 System and Method for Delivering Advertising to Members of a Pseudo-Social Network  
A system and method for transmitting advertising to the members of a pseudo-social network are provided. The system and method comprise receiving a plurality of records corresponding to the...
US20050289588 System and method for targeting video advertisements  
An improved system and method for advertising to video program viewers that sends a signal from a signal provider that contains a video program file, a video advertisement file, a video program...
US20090260030 DYNAMIC ADVERTISEMENT STREAM REPLACEMENT  
Mechanisms are provided for replacing default advertisement streams in a media stream with replacement advertisement streams. User profile information is obtained for a particular user and/or...
US20080127246 DIGITAL MEDIA RECORDER BASED ADVERTISING  
The present invention provides a technique for broadcasters to deliver advertising messages in a more effective way to digital media recorder users, wherein the digital media recorders may be...
US20090113469 METHOD FOR PROVIDING BROADCAST-RELATED INFORMATION AND DISPLAY APPARATUS USING THE SAME  
A method for providing broadcast-related information and a display apparatus using the method are provided. The method for providing broadcast-related information receiving additional information...
US20090320060 ADVERTISEMENT SIGNATURE TRACKING  
Advertisement signature tracking is described. In embodiment(s), a video feed of television media content can be received for distribution to media devices, and the video feed can include...
US20130205336 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REAL-TIME MARKETING USING CONVENTIONAL SCENE / TIMING METADATA-EMBEDDED VIDEO  
A system and method for identifying an item in a video program including associated metadata. In operation, the correspondence between product information identifying the item, and a scene...
US20140007155 BRAND DETECTION IN AUDIOVISUAL MEDIA  
This document describes techniques and apparatuses enabling brand detection in audiovisual media. The techniques detect a brand exposed within audiovisual media, such as a name or logo for a...
US20090288114 METHOD FOR PROVIDING SERVICE, STREAMING SERVER, AND PROGRAM  
A method for providing a service includes the steps of sending presence information indicating the availability of a service-providing unit from the service-providing unit to a streaming server by...
US20050251835 Strategies for pausing and resuming the presentation of programs  
An operations center stores a plurality of programs, some of which are pre-recorded, and some of which are in the process of being recorded. Pause and resumption functionality allows the user to...
US20150135211 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IMPROVING VIEWER ENGAGEMENT IN VIDEO ADVERTISING  
A computer implemented method and apparatus for improving viewer engagement in video advertising. The method comprises configuring a plurality of skip options for presentation in advertising...
US20100325653 Methods, Systems, and Products for Blocking Content  
Methods, systems, and products block objectionable content and substitute alternative content. Multiple fields of a preferred tag are retrieved from memory. Multiple fields of an alternative tag,...
US20090265732 CONTENTS PROVIDING SYSTEM, AND CONTENTS PROVIDING METHOD  
A contents processing device for displaying contents is enabled to change the display format of a contents displaying display unit and to display not only the contents but also other information....
US20140026164 CUSTOMIZED PROGRAM INSERTION SYSTEM  
A customized consumer advertisement module and process are provided for inserting a user selected object into a user selected category of program. The user stores model objects locally at the user...
US20120198492 Stitching Advertisements Into A Manifest File For Streaming Video  
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for combining advertisements into a manifest file for streaming video content. A system configured to...
US20110302601 Methods and systems for online advertising  
A portal webpage or other entry content is provided that includes a selectable region of content. A video-rich icon is enabled. The video-rich icon may encourage a user to select the selectable...
US20080046917 Associating Advertisements with On-Demand Media Content  
associating advertisements with on-demand media content is described. Advertisements are associated with media content that is available on-demand based on any number and combination of data...
US20120030702 Digital television broadcasting apparatus and method for providing information in a digital television and internet convergent environment  
A digital television broadcast apparatus, including a database which stores a plurality of news stories or information received or obtained from any number of content providers, a memory device...
US20140059589 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING SOCIAL MEDIA WITH AN INTELLIGENT TELEVISION  
An Intelligent Television provides unique user interfaces and user interface interactions to provide social media. The interfaces and interface are intuitive and allow the user to quickly retrieve...