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US20170041678 METHOD FOR CONTENT-BASED NON-LINEAR CONTROL OF MULTIMEDIA PLAYBACK  
A system and method are provided for content-based non-linear control of video data playback. A multimedia database having multimedia data including multimedia content data is searched based on a...
US20170041677 System and Method for Multi-Device Video Image Display and Modification  
Methods and systems for allowing multiple devices to display and annotate (or modify) a video image are described, where a content renderer device displays a video image that is also displayed (or...
US20170041676 VIDEO-ON-DEMAND SYSTEM  
A video-on-demand system including a video server storing video-on-demand content and for streaming video-on-demand through a first layer of an internet page having a first layer and a second...
US20170041675 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR MONITORING VIDEO GAMES  
Methods and apparatus for monitoring video games are disclosed. Example methods disclosed herein monitoring a data interface between a game controller and a game port of a game console with a...
US20170041674 Apparatus and Method for Monitoring and Control on a Network  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a system having a controller to present an overlay that is combined with a presentation of media content,...
US20170041673 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 permit display of the module on a...
US20170041672 AUTOMATED INPUT IN AN INTERACTIVE TELEVISION SYSTEM  
A method and mechanism for automating user input in an interactive television system. An interactive application is conveyed concurrently with a broadcast programming stream in an interactive...
US20170041671 METHODS AND APPARATUS TO MONITOR MEDIA PRESENTATIONS  
Methods and apparatus to monitor media presentations are disclosed. An example apparatus includes a registration data receiver to obtain demographic information. A logging data receiver is to,...
US20170041670 CROSS-PLATFORM ANALYSIS  
A method includes receiving, at a processor, a first data stream from a first platform and a second data stream from a second platform. The first data stream includes content and the second data...
US20170041669 HYBRID ELECTRONIC PROGRAM GUIDE  
The various examples described herein generally provide systems and methods for generating a hybrid electronic programming guide (EPG) that includes both broadcast content and other types of...
US20170041668 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR METERING PORTABLE MEDIA PLAYERS  
Example methods, apparatus, and articles of manufacture of a media presentation device is disclosed. The disclosed example includes an output device, an input to receive user input, and a monitor...
US20170041667 METHODS AND APPARATUS TO DETECT SPILLOVER IN AN AUDIENCE MONITORING SYSTEM  
Methods and apparatus to detect spillover in an audience monitoring system are disclosed. An example method includes sampling a first audio signal received by a first microphone. A second audio...
US20170041666 POWER MANAGEMENT SCHEMES FOR MEDIA STATIONS WITH VIRTUAL PLAYBACK  
User interfaces for a streaming media system can replicate aspects of broadcast media systems. Icons representing streaming media stations region can be arranged in a scrollable array, and a...
US20170041665 COPY PROTECTION SYSTEM  
A method of modifying the output of an output device is provided. A first code, associated with a first recipient party, is received and used to generate, within the output device, a second code,...
US20170041664 LOCALIZATION OF CUSTOMER PREMISES EQUIPMENT IN A DIGITAL COMMUNICATION NETWORK  
In one embodiment, a localization beacon is inserted into a digital communication signal by a localization device. The resulting modified signal is transmitted to customer premises equipment...
US20170041663 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS AND INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD  
Provided is an information processing apparatus including: a broadcast receiver capable of receiving a broadcast signal; and a controller configured to obtain at least information used to control...
US20170041662 AUTOMOTIVE WIRELESS AUDIO AND/OR VIDEO MEDIA SERVER WITH INDEPENDENT BATTERY POWER  
A media server for an automobile includes a radio frequency receiver wirelessly receiving audio and video content from a remote source. A processor is in communication with the receiver and stores...
US20170041661 Apparatus and Method for Managing a Presentation of Media Content  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a communication device having a controller to detect a media device operating externally to the...
US20170041660 IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF  
An image display apparatus including a tuner unit configured to receive a broadcast signal; a display unit configured to selectively display a plurality of pieces of broadcast content according to...
US20170041659 MULTIMEDIA PLAYER DISPLAYING OPERATION PANEL DEPENDING ON CONTENTS  
A digital content operating apparatus, including: a communication unit which communicates with an external device which has a display for displaying the digital content; a user operation interface...
US20170041658 AVATAR INTEGRATED SHARED MEDIA EXPERIENCE  
A method and system are disclosed in which a group of people are able to replicate the physical world experience of going with a group of friends to pick a movie, watch the movie together, and...
US20170041657 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR AUTOMATIC SECOND SCREEN ENGAGEMENT  
A method includes displaying content on a television, detecting a personal display device in proximity of the television, detecting a selection of content displayed on the television, detecting an...
US20170041656 MEDIA CHANNEL CREATION BASED ON FREE-FORM MEDIA INPUT SEEDS  
A content server generates a media channel including a plurality of media items. A request for a media channel is received from a client device of a user, the request including a free-form media...
US20170041655 EXPOSURE OF PUBLIC INTERNET PROTOCOL ADDRESSES IN AN ADVERTISING EXCHANGE SERVER TO IMPROVE RELEVANCY OF ADVERTISEMENTS  
A method, apparatus and system of exposure of public internet protocol addresses in an advertising exchange server to improve relevancy of advertisements are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method...
US20170041654 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CREATING CUSTOMIZED, MULTI-PLATFORM VIDEO PROGRAMMING  
Systems and methods for representing video and audio media files as workflows are disclosed. In some cases, the systems and methods combine segments of the media files into larger compilations in...
US20170041653 System and method for content transmission network selection  
A content transmission selection system is disclosed. The content transmission selection system receives requests from viewers for specific video content items. Using characteristics of the...
US20170041652 IMAGE DATA PROCESSING METHOD AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE SUPPORTING THE SAME  
An electronic device comprising: a communication circuit; a memory; and at least one processor operatively coupled to the memory, configured to: acquire image data; identify a data transmission...
US20170041651 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR GATHERING AND USING GEOCODED INFORMATION FROM MOBILE DEVICES  
Methods and apparatus for using geocoding information from a user's mobile device to determine program and advertising media content to deliver to the user.
US20170041650 METHODS AND APPARATUS TO MEASURE EXPOSURE TO STREAMING MEDIA  
Methods and apparatus to measure exposure to streaming media are disclosed. An example method includes detecting metadata associated with streaming media presented at a client device. Data is...
US20170041649 SUPPLEMENTAL CONTENT PLAYBACK SYSTEM  
A computer system (e.g., such as provided for a network service) operates to determine an inventory of time slots for a given airing. The computer system assigns a supplemental content item to a...
US20170041648 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SUPPLEMENTAL CONTENT SELECTION AND DELIVERY  
A computer system (e.g., such as provided for a network service) operates to determine an inventory of time slots for a given airing. The computer system assigns a supplemental content item to a...
US20170041647 SCHEME FOR DETERMINING THE LOCATIONS AND TIMING OF ADVERTISEMENTS AND OTHER INSERTIONS IN MEDIA  
A non-transitory computer readable storage medium stores one or more computer programs adapted to cause a processor based system to execute steps that include analyzing an image, identifying one...
US20170041646 SYSTEMS AND METHODS OF CUSTOMIZED TELEVISION PROGRAMMING OVER THE INTERNET  
A production facility receives program content from a plurality of broadcast feeds over the Internet. In an embodiment, the production facility comprises server on a computer network, such as the...
US20170041645 METHOD FOR TRANSMITTING DIGITAL IMAGES FROM A SERIES OF IMAGES  
A method for transmitting digital images from a series of images for which an image sequence of the images is specified is provided. The series of images is stored on a server in the form of...
US20170041644 METADATA DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR RENDERING SUPPLEMENTARY CONTENT  
A computer system (e.g., such as provided for a network service) operates to determine an inventory of time slots for a given airing. The computer system assigns a supplemental content item to a...
US20170041643 RECEPTION APPARATUS, RECEPTION METHOD, TRANSMISSION APPARATUS, AND TRANSMISSION METHOD  
The present technology relates to a reception apparatus, a reception method, a transmission apparatus, and a transmission method and more particularly to a reception apparatus, a reception method,...
US20170041642 PROVIDING CUSTOMIZED MEDIA FUNCTIONS AT A HOSPITALITY ESTABLISHMENT ACCORDING TO PASSKEYS  
A media system providing customized media functions at a hospitality establishment includes a first device operable to display a first passkey to a user attempting to activate a media function on...
US20170041641 VIDEO COMPRESSION WITH COLOR BIT DEPTH SCALING  
A video decoder provides decoding of encoded video that includes reference pictures and picture sample values corresponding to one of at least two digital video formats having different color...
US20170041640 VIDEO PROCESSING METHOD AND VIDEO PROCESSING DEVICE  
A video processing method and a video processing device are provided. The video processing method includes the following steps: A raw video is obtained. A noise level of the raw video is obtained....
US20170041639 SIGNAL ANALYSIS AND GENERATION OF TRANSIENT INFORMATION  
A signal processor receives settings information. The settings information specifies a setting of a given element for each image in a sequence of multiple images in which the given element...
US20170041638 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CODING OF SAMPLE ADAPTIVE OFFSET INFORMATION  
A method and apparatus for Sample Adaptive Offset (SAO) processing of video data in a video decoder are disclosed. In an embodiment, the method includes receiving a block of...
US20170041637 Method and Apparatus for Block-based Significance Map and Significance Group Flag Context Selection  
A method of significance group flag coding is disclosed. The method includes: receiving one or more significance group flags associated with a TU (transform unit), wherein the TU is divided into...
US20170041636 METHOD FOR DECODING MOVING IMAGES  
An image filter (100) for calculating a pixel value of target pixel in an output image from a pixel value of each of a pixel or pixels belonging to a filter area in an input image by using a...
US20170041635 ARITHMETIC ENCODING DEVICE, ARITHMETIC DECODING DEVICE, ARITHMETIC ENCODING METHOD, AND ARITHMETIC DECODING METHOD  
The amount of processing is reduced with high coding efficiency maintained. There is provided an arithmetic decoding device including syntax decoding means for decoding each of at least a first...
US20170041634 IMAGE CODING METHOD INCLUDING REFERENCE LIST REORDERING INFORMATION FOR INDICATING DETAILS OF REORDERING PICTURES INCLUDED IN A REFERENCE LIST  
An image coding method includes: writing, into a coded bitstream, buffer description defining information for defining a buffer description; constructing a default reference list; reorder pictures...
US20170041633 REFERENCE PICTURE SIGNALING  
An encoded representation of a picture of a video stream is decoded by retrieving buffer description from the encoded representation. The buffer description information is used to determine at...
US20170041632 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR HIERARCHICAL MOTION ESTIMATION USING DFD-BASED IMAGE SEGMENTATION  
In hierarchical motion estimation, in each motion estimation hierarchy level, a pixel block matcher for comparing correspondingly sampled pixel values of a current image and a delayed previous...
US20170041631 HIGH EFFICIENCY VIDEO CODING DEVICE AND METHOD BASED ON REFERENCE PICTURE TYPE  
The present technique relates to an image processing device and method capable of suppressing a decrease in encoding efficiency. The image processing device includes: a predictive vector...
US20170041630 HIGH EFFICIENCY VIDEO CODING DEVICE AND METHOD BASED ON REFERENCE PICTURE TYPE  
The present technique relates to an image processing device and method capable of suppressing a decrease in encoding efficiency. The image processing device includes: a predictive vector...
US20170041629 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR UNI-PREDICTION OF SELF-DERIVATION OF MOTION ESTIMATION  
Methods and apparatus are provided for uni-prediction of self-derivation of motion estimation. An apparatus includes a video encoder (300) for encoding at least a portion of a picture. The video...