Match Document Document Title
US20160037252 AUDIO FILTERS UTILIZING SINE FUNCTIONS  
A method of digitally filtering an audio signal using an adjusted audio filter. The adjusted audio filter is represented by an impulse response including a waveform in its time domain represented...
US20160037251 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A communication system and method provides a communication device that fits on the ear and responds to audible commands. The communication system is sufficiently independent to initiate and...
US20160037250 Earphone Storage Device  
A device for securing ear bud style headphones includes a main body and a pair of grommets coupled to the main body. The grommets include a flexible entry portion that defines an aperture through...
US20160037249 WIRELESS HEADSET SYSTEM  
A wireless headset system includes a housing having at least a wireless communication component configured to communicate with a wireless host device. The housing includes: a body portion, an...
US20160037248 WIRELESS HEADSET HAVING EAR HOOK  
A wireless headset having ear hook includes a device body, a speaker, an electrical charger, a charger cover, and an ear hook. The speaker is coupled to the device body. The electrical charger is...
US20160037247 ELECTRONIC SPEECH AID DEVICE  
An electronic speech aid device to be worn by a wearer, includes an ear plug, a micro-microphone, a processing module and a micro-speaker. The ear plug is to be inserted into an acoustic meatus of...
US20160037246 MICROPHONE HOLDER  
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 member includes a first clamping portion...
US20160037245 Discrete MEMS Including Sensor Device  
A micro electro mechanical system (MEMS) microphone includes a base; a MEMS device disposed on the base, the MEMS device comprising a diaphragm and a back plate; a condition sensor disposed on the...
US20160037244 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 arms which are longer than the fixed...
US20160037243 Liquid Resistant Acoustic Device  
An acoustic port of acoustic device is covered with a mesh and/or other structure that resists entry of liquid and/or other materials into the acoustic device. Apertures of a housing that are...
US20160037242 METHOD AND NODE FOR ADJUSTING LINE INTERFACE RATE  
The present invention provides a method, which including: determining, by a first node, an adjustment requirement for a line interface rate; and according to the adjustment requirement for the...
US20160037241 TRANSMISSION DEVICE AND OPTICAL NETWORK SYSTEM  
A transmission device includes: a wavelength-variable light source; a wavelength stabilized light source: a wavelength measuring device; a control circuit that controls the wavelength-variable...
US20160037240 Data Scheduling and Switching Method, Apparatus, System  
Embodiments of the present invention relate to the communications field, and in particular, to a data scheduling and switching method, apparatus, and system. A data packet is distributed to an...
US20160037239 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SELECTION OF OPTIMAL ROUTING PARAMETERS FOR DWDM NETWORK SERVICES IN A CONTROL PLANE NETWORK  
A method, in an intermediate node in a control plane network, includes receiving a setup message from an originating node, wherein the setup message is sent towards a terminating node on a...
US20160037238 THERMOELECTRIC POWERED WIRELESS VEHICLE SYSTEM SENSOR SYSTEMS  
A vehicle includes a thermal harvesting device that is positioned adjacent a heat-generating vehicle system. The thermal harvesting device generates electricity based on a temperature differential...
US20160037237 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ENCODING AUDIO BASED ON PSYCHOACOUSTICS  
In one embodiment, a method for creating interactive content is provided. The method comprises embedding at least one tag into audio associated with video content; wherein said tag, is inaudible...
US20160037236 VIRTUAL ENTERTAINMENT ENVIRONMENT AND METHODS OF CREATING THE SAME  
Various embodiments facilitate the creation and presentation of a virtual entertainment world. In one embodiment, the virtual entertainment world is created to help a user find and watch content....
US20160037235 IP UNCOMPRESSED VIDEO ENCODER AND DECODER  
An IP uncompressed video encoder that converts an IP packet stream of uncompressed video to an IP packet stream of compressed video. A video encoder that produces an IP packetized stream of...
US20160037234 REPRODUCTION APPARATUS, REPRODUCTION METHOD, AND PROGRAM  
Disclosed herein is a reproduction apparatus including: a reproduction control information acquisition block configured to acquire reproduction control information for controlling reproduction of...
US20160037233 INFORMATION PROVISION SYSTEM AND METHOD OF PROVIDING INFORMATION  
An information provision system provides a program-related information in parallel with broadcast of a television program. The system includes: a program-related information server; a television...
US20160037232 Methods and Systems for Detecting One or More Advertisement Breaks in a Media Content Stream  
An exemplary method includes a media content management system receiving a media content stream, independently processing the media content stream in accordance with a multi-stage feature...
US20160037231 DATA COMMUNICATIONS  
Embodiments herein provide systems and methods for sending broadband data to end-users over a DTTV broadcast transmission. Systems and methods for receiving such data are also described. A...
US20160037230 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR COMPRESSING VIDEO FOR STREAMING VIDEO GAME CONTENT TO REMOTE CLIENTS  
Computer-implemented methods for hosting online video games, performing video compression, and streaming video for video games are provided. One method includes receiving a request from a user for...
US20160037229 SYSTEM FOR FAULT DETECTION IN AN INTERNET PROTOCOL TELEVISION COMMUNICATION SYSTEM  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, an interactive television network element having a wireless transceiver, a wireline transceiver, and a...
US20160037228 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PRESENTING ELECTRONIC PROGRAMMING GUIDES  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a media processor having a controller to present a graphic user interface (GUI) for customizing an...
US20160037227 APPARATUS, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MEDIA CONTENT SEARCHING  
Media device systems and methods are operable to identify media content events. An exemplary embodiment receives a user defined keyword tag, associates an identifier of a media content event with...
US20160037226 IMAGE STORING APPARATUS, IMAGE MANAGING METHOD AND COMPUTER READABLE RECORDING MEDIUM RECORDING PROGRAM THEREON  
In the case of receiving a request for list display of a plurality of images from a communication apparatus, an imaging apparatus acquires image data of a plurality of images recorded in a...
US20160037225 VIDEO DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF SETTING USER VIEWING CONDITIONS  
A method of setting user viewing conditions of a video display apparatus including detecting a peripheral terminal via a wireless communication; determining whether the detected terminal is...
US20160037224 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 processing resource receives a first...
US20160037223 USER-INITIATED CONTROL OF AN AUDIO/VIDEO STREAM TO SKIP INTERSTITIAL CONTENT BETWEEN PROGRAM SEGMENTS  
Various embodiments are described for skipping, filtering, or replacing content from an audio/video stream using text data associated with the stream, wherein the stream has segments of a show...
US20160037222 RECORDING OPTION FOR ADVERTISED PROGRAMS  
Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a media processor displaying an advertisement regarding a future media presentation and determining an identifier and a communication...
US20160037221 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR INTERNET PROTOCOL TELEVISION MEDIA CONTENT SHARING  
A method and apparatus for enabling IP service subscribers to share media contents with other IP service subscribers or Internet users in either a secured or open fashion are disclosed. In one...
US20160037220 AUTHORABLE CONTENT RATING SYSTEM  
Techniques for generating customized rating systems for use in a DVR are described. According to one technique, a user submits a rating system definition that comprises two or more different...
US20160037219 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MANAGING VOICE COMMUNICATIONS  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a server having a controller to receive a call request from a set top box that is remote from the server...
US20160037218 Method and Apparatus for Transmitting Data in a Data Stream  
The invention provides a method and apparatus that addresses and resolves the issues currently affecting the ability to offer Enhanced TV, in particular, those issues concerning timing and...
US20160037217 Curating Filters for Audiovisual Content  
A method and system for collaboratively curating video maps used for filtering audio, visual, or audiovisual content, such as a movie. One or more video taggers may tag segments of a movie...
US20160037216 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING COMMUNICATION SERVICES  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a gateway having a controller operable to receive media content from first and second service providers...
US20160037215 LIVE STREAMING-TV CONTENT, ACQUISITION, TRANSFORMATION, ENCRYPTION, AND DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM, AND METHOD FOR ITS USE  
A system for delivering audio and video to one or more users comprising a video/audio receiver, an encoder process/encoder machine operationally associated with the video/audio receiver, an...
US20160037214 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR AN EMBEDDED APPLIANCE  
In some embodiments, an apparatus comprises a media module and a modification module included in an embedded appliance. The media module is configured to receive a first media signal associated...
US20160037213 USING SECOND SCREEN DEVICES TO AUGMENT MEDIA ENGAGEMENT METRICS  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for using second screen devices to augment media engagement metrics. In one aspect, a method...
US20160037212 Caching of Capabilities Information of Counterpart Device for Efficient Handshaking Operation  
Embodiments related to storing and utilizing information of a sink device for establishing communication. A source device retrieves the information of a previously connected sink device stored in...
US20160037211 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR REDUCING CREDITING ERRORS DUE TO SPILLOVER USING AUDIO CODES AND/OR SIGNATURES  
An example method includes determining if first media monitoring data provided by a first meter in a first location identifies a same media as second media monitoring data provided by a second...
US20160037210 PASSIVE MULTI-PORT ENTRY ADAPTER AND METHOD FOR PRESERVING DOWNSTREAM CATV SIGNAL STRENGTH WITHIN IN-HOME NETWORK  
A cable television (CATV) entry adapter interfaces to a CATV network and serves as a hub in an in-home network for passively communicating multimedia content or information from the CATV network...
US20160037209 VIDEO AUDIO OUTPUT DEVICE AND SYSTEM  
According to one embodiment, video audio output device is connected to an electronic device and reproduces a predetermined content together with the electronic device. The video audio output...
US20160037208 METHOD OF PROCESSING NON-REAL TIME SERVICE AND BROADCAST RECEIVER  
A method of processing a non-real time service of a broadcast receiver, which receives and processes a service being transmitted in non-real time, and a broadcast receiver are disclosed. Herein,...
US20160037207 CONTENT-SENSITIVE USER INTERFACE FOR AN INTELLIGENT TELEVISION  
An intelligent television, methods for displaying content, and methods for user interaction between the intelligent television and the user are provided. In general, a user is provided with a side...
US20160037206 TRANSMISSION APPARATUS, METAFILE TRANSMISSION METHOD, RECEPTION APPARATUS, AND RECEPTION PROCESSING METHOD  
[Object] To cause presentation layout control of a content to be performed with ease. [Solving Means] A metafile is received by a reception section. The metafile includes acquisition information...
US20160037205 USER TERMINAL APPARATUS, DISPLAY APPARATUS, USER INTERFACE PROVIDING METHOD AND CONTROLLING METHOD THEREOF  
A user terminal apparatus is provided. The user terminal apparatus includes a communication interface unit which receives user interface (UI) information data regarding a UI screen corresponding...
US20160037204 AUTOMATIC CHANNEL SELECTION AND CONTROL  
A selection of a television program through a set-top box (STB) may be detected, and a counter value associated with the program may be incremented after the STB presents the program for a certain...
US20160037203 Commercial Television-Interfacing Dongle and System and Method for Use of Same  
A commercial television-interfacing dongle and system and method for use of the same are disclosed. In one embodiment, a wireless transceiver is located within a housing, which also...