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US20170085944 Multi-Screen Interaction Method and System  
A multi-screen interaction method is provided that includes sending, by a source device, device parameters of the source device to a target device that accesses a local area network where the...
US20170085943 BROADCAST RECEIVING APPARATUS AND INFORMATION PROVIDING METHOD THEREOF  
An information providing method of a broadcast receiving apparatus is provided. The information providing method includes setting a channel zapping section including a plurality of zapping...
US20170085942 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PLAYING BACK MULTIMEDIA CONTENT  
A method of operating an electronic device is provided. The method includes displaying a multimedia content for a plurality of users, detecting non-viewing of the multimedia content displayed on a...
US20170085941 SYSTEMS AND METHODS TO DETECT EVENTS IN PROGRAMMING FROM MULTIPLE CHANNELS  
Methods and systems for a media guidance application that may enhance viewer experience. The media guidance application may tune to a first program with a first tuner and generate for display the...
US20170085940 ADVANCE DECRYPTION KEY ACQUISITION FOR STREAMING MEDIA CONTENT  
Various arrangements are presented for reducing channel change times. A first tuner of a television receiver may tune to a decryption key transponder stream. The decryption key transponder stream...
US20170085939 Systems and Methods to Combine Programming from Multiple Channels  
Methods and systems for a media guidance application that may enhance viewer experience. The media guidance application may tune to a first program with a first tuner and generate for display the...
US20170085938 DISPLAY DEVICE AND OPERATING METHOD OF A DISPLAY DEVICE  
An operating method of a display device includes displaying an external input list including a plurality of external input items; receiving a first request for selecting an external input item for...
US20170085937 Managing DVR Recordings during Changes in Schedule  
A system and method for managing the digital video recorder (DVR) recording process during unplanned changes in schedule is described. In one embodiment, for example, codes that indicate the...
US20170085936 Network-Loss Tolerant Mobile Broadcast Systems and Algorithms  
Systems and Algorithms for a network-loss tolerant, mobile broadcasting system that reliably and efficiently address unreliable or untimely transmission of segments. By associating a unique...
US20170085935 Device, System, and Method for Scheduled Avail Tone Validation  
An avail comparator and method validates scheduled avail tones. The method includes receiving an automation playlist indicating at least one scheduled avail tone configured to be included in a...
US20170085934 DIGITAL OVERLAY OFFERS ON CONNECTED MEDIA DEVICES  
A computing device includes memory for storing commercial metadata and offer metadata harvested from within an offer distribution network. A processor compares the commercial metadata related to a...
US20170085933 ADVERTISING DETECTION IN ADAPTIVE BITRATE STREAMING  
A method of handling advertisements in an adaptive bitrate stream is provided. The method includes the steps of receiving an adaptive bitrate stream playlist listing chunk identifiers pointing to...
US20170085932 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ADJUSTING IMAGE TRANSMISSION BASED ON DEVICE PROPERTIES  
Systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable media can store a set of image portions that forms an image at a specified resolution. A request for the image can be acquired from a client...
US20170085931 ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING CONTENT THEREOF  
An electronic apparatus and a content providing method thereof are provided. The content providing method of an electronic apparatus includes receiving schedule information from an external...
US20170085930 TEMPORARY SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS VIA AN ALTERNATE TELEVISION RECEIVER  
Various arrangements that permit temporary subscription porting are presented. A temporary subscription port request may be submitted by a subscriber. The temporary subscription port request may...
US20170085929 SYSTEMS, METHODS, AND COMPUTER PRODUCTS FOR RECOMMENDING MEDIA SUITABLE FOR A DESIGNATED STYLE OF USE  
Media suitable for a designated style of use are recommended from among a database of media objects. A prediction engine is trained using a plurality of media object lists, each of the media...
US20170085928 Managing Deep and Shallow Buffers in a Thin-Client Device of a Digital Media Distribution Network  
A client device receives, from a server, first content directed to a first buffer in the client device and second content directed to a second buffer in the client device. The second buffer is...
US20170085927 SYSTEMS AND METHODS TO PROVIDE TRICK PLAY DURING STREAMING PLAYBACK  
Systems and methods are described for providing trick play functions such as fast forward, rewind or slow motion during playback of streaming media content. Multiple sets of streamlets or other...
US20170085926 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR MONITORING THE INSERTION OF LOCAL MEDIA INTO A PROGRAM STREAM  
Methods and apparatus for monitoring locally inserted media are disclosed. A disclosed system for detecting locally inserted media includes a tag encoder and a media monitoring device at a media...
US20170085925 MULTIMEDIA SYSTEM HAVING AN ADAPTIVE MULTIMEDIA CONTROLLER  
An adaptive multimedia system includes a display, an audio device, and an adaptive media controller configured to selectively communicate with a media source and selectively signal the media...
US20170085924 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR STREAM FAULT TOLERANCE THROUGH USAGE BASED DUPLICATION AND SHADOW SESSIONS  
Embodiments of the present invention: provide, from a first VOD server having a first cache, a first media presentation to a first group of user devices and a second media presentation to a second...
US20170085923 TIME SHIFT BUFFER VIA FLASH MEMORY  
Methods and systems for managing data and/or operations on data are disclosed. A method can comprise receiving content from a first storage medium for playback. The received content can comprise a...
US20170085922 TRANSMISSION APPARATUS, TRANSMISSION METHOD, RECEPTION APPARATUS, AND RECEPTION METHOD  
To enable satisfactory decoding processing corresponding to a decoding capability on a reception side. Image data of pictures constituting moving image data are sorted into multiple hierarchies,...
US20170085921 METHOD FOR DECODING A SERVICE GUIDE  
According to the present invention, a method for decoding a service guide which includes additional syntax elements and/or attributes for said service guide is provided. These new elements and/or...
US20170085920 DIGITAL BROADCASTING SYSTEM AND DATA PROCESSING METHOD  
A digital broadcasting system and a method of processing data are disclosed, which are robust to error when mobile service data are transmitted. To this end, additional encoding is performed for...
US20170085919 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SHARING TELEVISION PROGRAMMING INFORMATION USING UNIVERSAL IDENTIFIER  
A system and method for sharing television data includes a first device and an encoded content identifier module in communication with the first device generating an encoded content identifier for...
US20170085918 BACKWARD-COMPATIBLE CODING FOR ULTRA HIGH DEFINITION SIGNALS WITH ENHANCED DYNAMIC RANGE  
Video data with both ultra-high definition (UHD) resolution and high or enhanced dynamic range (EDR) data are coded in a backward-compatible layered stream which allows legacy decoders to extract...
US20170085917 METHOD, AN APPARATUS AND A COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR CODING A 360-DEGREE PANORAMIC VIDEO  
There are disclosed various methods, apparatuses and computer program products for video encoding. In some embodiments the method comprises reconstructing a 360-degree panoramic source picture for...
US20170085916 DATA COMPRESSION USING SPATIAL DECORRELATION  
Methods and modules for spatial decorrelation and recorrelation are described. A block of data values can be spatially decorrelated in two dimensions efficiently by processing rows of the data...
US20170085915 LOW-LATENCY TWO-PASS VIDEO CODING  
Low-latency two-pass video coding may include identifying an input frame from an input video stream, determining a reduced frame from the input frame, the reduced frame having a size smaller than...
US20170085914 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ENCODING/DECODING VIDEO USING HIGH-PRECISION FILTER  
A video decoding apparatus for inter-predicting a current block to be decoded, includes: a decoder to extract motion information on the current block from a bitstream; and a predictor to determine...
US20170085913 Method of Adaptive Interpolation Filtering in Video Coding  
A method and apparatus of adaptive interpolation filter for motion compensation with fractional-pixel accuracy are disclosed. Embodiments of the present invention generate interpolated reference...
US20170085912 VIDEO SEQUENCE PROCESSING  
An array of pixel-to-pixel dissimilarity values is analysed to select a pixel which has a low pixel-to-pixel dissimilarity value and which has neighbouring pixels which have a low pixel-to-pixel...
US20170085911 VIDEO ENCODING METHOD, VIDEO ENCODING DEVICE, VIDEO DECODING METHOD AND VIDEO DECODING DEVICE  
A moving picture coding method including: determining whether or not (a) a picture including a co-located block and (b) a current picture to be coded are included in a same view, the co-located...
US20170085910 Apparatus for Encoding Moving Picture  
Provided is an apparatus for encoding a moving picture that determines a quantization step size of a previous coding block according to scan order as the quantization step size predictor of the...
US20170085909 APPARATUS FOR DECODING MOVING PICTURE  
Provided is an apparatus for decoding a moving picture that determines a quantization step size of a previous coding block according to scan order as the quantization step size predictor of the...
US20170085908 APPARATUS FOR DECODING MOVING PICTURE  
Provided is an apparatus for decoding a moving picture that determines a quantization step size of a previous coding block according to scan order as the quantization step size predictor of the...
US20170085907 MOTION VECTOR CALCULATION METHOD  
When a block (MB22) of which motion vector is referred to in the direct mode contains a plurality of motion vectors, 2 motion vectors MV23 and MV24, which are used for inter picture prediction of...
US20170085906 Method of Motion Information Coding  
A method and apparatus for motion information coding using a refined Merge mode are disclosed. Embodiments of the present invention not only uses the Merge index to indicate the selected Merge...
US20170085905 MOTION COMPENSATION METHOD, PICTURE CODING METHOD AND PICTURE DECODING METHOD  
A picture coding apparatus includes a motion vector estimation unit and a motion compensation unit. The motion vector estimation unit selects one method for deriving a motion vector of a block to...
US20170085904 Personal Video Recorder  
A sequence of picture slices is encoded as reference slices and non-reference slices, wherein the reference slices include B slices, by forming, for each B slice, at least one data packet...
US20170085903 Apparatus for Encoding Moving Picture  
Provided is an apparatus for encoding a moving picture that determines a quantization step size of a previous coding block according to scan order as the quantization step size predictor of the...
US20170085902 Apparatus for Encoding Moving Picture  
Provided is an apparatus for encoding a moving picture that determines a quantization step size of a previous coding block according to scan order as the quantization step size predictor of the...
US20170085901 Apparatus for Encoding Moving Picture  
Provided is an apparatus for encoding a moving picture that determines a quantization step size of a previous coding block according to scan order as the quantization step size predictor of the...
US20170085900 Apparatus for Encoding Moving Picture  
Provided is an apparatus for encoding a moving picture that determines a quantization step size of a previous coding block according to scan order as the quantization step size predictor of the...
US20170085899 APPARATUS FOR DECODING MOVING PICTURE  
Provided is an apparatus for decoding a moving picture that determines a quantization step size of a previous coding block according to scan order as the quantization step size predictor of the...
US20170085898 APPARATUS FOR DECODING MOVING PICTURE  
Provided is an apparatus for decoding a moving picture that determines a quantization step size of a previous coding block according to scan order as the quantization step size predictor of the...
US20170085897 SIGNALING HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE AND WIDE COLOR GAMUT CONTENT IN TRANSPORT STREAMS  
A program map table in a transport stream comprising an elementary stream identifier indicating a particular elementary stream, a high dynamic range flag indicating the presence or absence of high...
US20170085896 SUPPLEMENTAL ENHANCEMENT INFORMATION (SEI) MESSAGES FOR HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE AND WIDE COLOR GAMUT VIDEO CODING  
This disclosure relates to processing video data, including processing video data that is represented by an HDR/WCG color representation. In accordance with one or more aspects of the present...
US20170085895 HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE ADAPTATION OPERATIONS AT A VIDEO DECODER  
A method of decoding a bitstream comprising decoding the bitstream into color values and metadata items indicating information about adaptive post-processing operations performed by a decoder,...