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8910216 Systems and methods for setting a timer via an interactive trigger  
Systems and methods may provide for setting a timer via an interactive trigger. The interactive trigger may be combined with a video stream and detected when the video stream is to be displayed....
8910201 Product placement in digital content  
The techniques and systems described herein place product information at a location in digital content where an existing object occurs. The techniques may select the product information based on...
8904414 System and method of delivering video content  
A method of delivering video content is disclosed that includes receiving a request at a video content gifting server from a first set-top box device. The request indicates a selection to purchase...
8904448 System and method for promoting marketable items  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a media processor having a controller to receive from a media communication system metadata describing one...
8893184 Mechanism for facilitating multiple multimedia viewing planes in media display systems  
A mechanism is described for facilitating multiple multimedia viewing planes in media display systems according to one embodiment of the invention. A method of embodiments of the invention includes...
8887214 System and method for unified metadata brokering and policy-based content resolution in a video architecture  
A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes establishing a connection between a client and a messaging fabric associated with a video system that includes a metadata broker element;...
8875056 Display device and display method  
Provided is a display device including a display mode controller for controlling a transition to a whole screen display mode for displaying an image in an entire screen of a display section, a...
8867525 Method and apparatus for providing a voice session with a commercial advertiser during a video session  
A method and apparatus for enabling service providers to offer businesses to advertise using commercials over streaming video contents to interact with interested consumers on a real time basis are...
8863183 Server system for real-time moving image collection, recognition, classification, processing, and delivery  
Provided is a server system in which real-time communication based on a moving image group is performed between a number of users. The moving image collection/delivery server system accumulates...
8863199 Method and device for displaying information with respect to selected image elements of images of a video sequence  
The invention relates to a method for displaying information with respect to selected image elements. The aim of the invention is to simplify the interactive work via, for example, a frame. To this...
8856826 System and method for effectively presenting multimedia information materials  
Methods and systems for presenting multimedia information materials from a database, preferably as a video broadcast. In one example, a plurality of information segments, such as video clips, are...
8850495 Advertisement delivering system based on digital television system and mobile communication device  
A system for delivering advertisements based on a digital television system and a mobile communication device is disclosed. The television system and the mobile device are connected in ad hoc...
8850468 Method and system for auxiliary data detection and delivery  
A method and system for auxiliary data detection. Data is received on a hand-held device from a display of a signal on a monitor. The signal is visually displayed on the monitor at a frequency. A...
8850475 Provisioning an enhanced television (ETV) application  
A method includes detecting, from an Enhanced Television (ETV) Integrated Signaling Stream (EISS), an indication that an ETV application is available to be downloaded; downloading, in response to...
8850486 Method and apparatus for providing a user interface  
When the user views the information available on a program (in a Personal Video Recorder), the keywords that determine whether a program will be recorded are accentuated. This can be done by using...
8849827 Method and apparatus for automatically tagging content  
A content tagging and management capability is provided for enabling automatic tagging of content and management of tagged content. A method includes receiving content including an object, and...
8850485 System and method for providing enhanced data for visual displays  
A method and system providing enhanced data for visual displays are provided. A remote selector identifies a plurality of objects and sends at least one request to retrieve data about the objects....
8843967 Program additional data processing device, server apparatus, program information display method, and recorded medium  
A program ancillary data processing apparatus is provided which includes a program ancillary data extraction unit for extracting program ancillary data pertinent to commodities or services...
8839293 Signal processing apparatus and methods  
A unified system of programming communication. The system encompasses the prior art (television, radio, broadcast hardcopy, computer communications, etc.) and new user specific mass media. Within...
8839307 System and method in a local television system for responding to user-selection of an object in a television program  
A system and method in a local television system for responding to user-selection of an object in a television program, substantially as shown in and/or described in connection with at least one of...
8839306 Method and apparatus for presenting media programs  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a computing device, including a controller to: transmit a client program having a graphical user interface...
8832747 System and method in a television system for responding to user-selection of an object in a television program based on user location  
A system and method in a television system for responding to user-selection of an object in a television program based on geographical location, substantially as shown in and/or described in...
8832746 Apparatus and method for providing and obtaining product information through a broadcast signal  
The present invention relates to an apparatus and method for providing and obtaining product information through a broadcast signal. In this present invention, information identifying a product...
8824475 Method and structure for simplified coding of display pages for operating a closed circuit e-commerce  
Method and structure for a simplified coding of templated display pages for use in close circuit e-shopping for product and services via shopping terminals comprising video interphone monitors,...
8819732 System and method in a television system for providing information associated with a user-selected person in a television program  
A system and method in a television system for providing information associated with a user-selected person in a television program, substantially as shown in and/or described in connection with at...
8819733 Program selecting apparatus and method of controlling program selecting apparatus  
An assistance method for selecting a program using a display device (112) is disclosed. The method (1200) selects one or more attributes associated with a first program, the one or more attributes...
8817045 Interactivity via mobile image recognition  
Systems and methods of interacting with a virtual space, in which a mobile device is used to electronically capture image data of a real-world object, the image data is used to identify information...
8813106 Method and system for electronic commerce using internet protocol television (IPTV) and mobile terminal  
An electronic commerce method and system using an Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) and a mobile terminal are provided. In an electronic commerce method and system, an IPTV or mobile terminal...
8813132 Method and system for generation and playback of supplemented videos  
The present invention is a method and system for generation and playback of supplemented videos which include interactive features. The supplemented video includes hotspots that allow a video...
8811673 Intelligent TV system and method  
A method is provided for an intelligent user-interaction system based on object detection. The method includes receiving an input video sequence corresponding to a video program, and dividing the...
8806564 Mobile consumer electronic applications on internet video platform  
A request to transfer a consumer electronics (CE) executable application from a consumer electronics device to a TV device is received at the TV device. The CE executable application is received...
8799958 Video processing apparatus and method of controlling the same  
A video processing apparatus is provided that is controlled such that the display position of a cursor for a pointing type remote controller does not change when input is switched in a...
8793742 Systems and methods for capturing and storing an advertisement-related video clip  
In one embodiment, the present invention is a t-commerce platform, which is linked to the content from a video signal that the user is currently watching. At some point during the broadcast of the...
8789095 Apparatus and method for providing media content  
A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, receiving video content at a mobile device, utilizing the mobile device for adjusting dimensions of an area...
8789092 Targeting television ads using keywords  
Described herein is a system and method of ad targeting that automatically matches advertisements to media based on the demographic signatures of each. The method and system include calculating a...
8782712 Method and system for creating a media playlist  
An approach is provided for the creation of a media playlist for managing and scheduling content from a variety of media sources including broadcast and online sources. The playlist creation...
8776140 Enhanced television services  
A method and system to permit TV viewers to interact with program content broadcast over a subscriber network, such as cable, satellite, internet, or cellular telephone. The details of the ability...
8776141 Searching method and mobile device using the method  
A method of controlling a mobile device and which includes wirelessly communicating, via a wireless communication unit of the mobile terminal, with an external reproduction device reproducing...
8768143 Handling of recording clashes which are not known when user creates recording request  
A programming recorder receives information after receiving at least two programming event recording requests, detects a conflict between the programming event recording requests based on the...
8769584 Methods for displaying contextually targeted content on a connected television  
Systems and methods for deriving data from television signals received by a connected television system, the derived data being indicative of a subject related to a video segment being displayed on...
8756276 Timing for providing relevant notifications for a user based on user interaction with notifications  
A social networking system provides relevant third-party content objects to users by matching user location, interests, and other social information with the content, location, and timing...
8756633 Methods, systems, and computer program products for selectively facilitating internet content and/or alerts on a television crawl screen, closed caption and/or picture-in-picture area  
Content from a source, such as the Internet, may be displayed on a window on a television, such as a crawl screen, closed caption area, or picture-in-picture (PIP) area. This may allow a user to...
8745670 System and method for promoting marketable items  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a media processor having a controller to receive from a media communication system metadata describing one...
8744118 Methods, systems, and products for indexing scenes in digital media  
Methods, systems, and products are disclosed for indexing a digital scene in digital media. The digital media is stored in memory and a uniform resource locator is assigned to a digital scene...
8732765 Electronic television program guide schedule system and method with remote product ordering  
An electronic program schedule system with product ordering capability which includes a data processor for receiving program schedule information for a plurality of programs, and a user control...
8732766 Video object tag creation and processing  
Methods, and systems, including computer programs encoded on computer-readable storage mediums, including a method for presenting a video content item in a first display area; concurrently...
8732767 Method and system for displaying via a network of an interactive movie  
The present invention relates to a system for transferring an interactive movie located at a server via a network and displaying the same at a user station, which comprises: (a) a display unit at...
8724535 Technique for controlling content distributions in point-to-multipoint enabled network environments  
The invention relates to a technique for controlling a content distribution in a point-to-multipoint (“PTM”)-enabled network environment (100), wherein, over a PTM control channel “CCH” (120, 1...
8726316 Computer-implemented system and method for obtaining goods and services shown in television and movies  
A system and method for obtaining goods and services shown in television and movie programs including at least one server computer and at least one client computer coupled to the at least one...
8717289 System and method for integrating an electronic pointing device into digital image data  
A system and method that integrates an electronic pointer into digital image data, such as a video feed or software application, that is displayed on a screen. A receiver is provided that receives...
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