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US20160192070 LOUDSPEAKER PROTECTION AGAINST EXCESSIVE EXCURSION  
Systems and methods for loudspeaker protection against excessive excursion are described. In an illustrative, non limiting embodiment, a method may include splitting an input signal into two or...
US20160192069 MOTION DETECTION FOR MICROPHONE GATING  
A system and method for performing microphone gating operations, is disclosed. The system and method include a transmitter configured to emit a transmit signal towards an object and a receiver...
US20160192068 STEERING VECTOR ESTIMATION FOR MINIMUM VARIANCE DISTORTIONLESS RESPONSE (MVDR) BEAMFORMING CIRCUITS, SYSTEMS, AND METHODS  
A method of estimating a steering vector of a sensor array of M sensors according to one embodiment of the present disclosure includes estimating a steering vector of a noise source located at an...
US20160192067 HAND-HELD INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS  
A non-limiting example information processing apparatus comprises a housing, and a left speaker and a right speaker are provided in a left end portion and a right portion of the housing and in an...
US20160192066 OUTERWEAR-MOUNTED MULTI-DIRECTIONAL SENSOR  
A multi-directional sensor may include a microphone array of three or more microphones mounted on outerwear. The microphone array may be positioned and configured so that its far field azimuth...
US20160192065 HEADPHONE AND ACOUSTIC CHARACTERISTIC ADJUSTING METHOD  
[Object] To make it possible to improve an acoustic characteristic. [Solution] There is provided a headphone including a driver unit that includes a diaphragm, a housing that accommodates the...
US20160192064 SPEAKER ASSEMBLIES FOR PASSIVE GENERATION OF VIBRATIONS AND RELATED HEADPHONE DEVICES AND METHODS  
Speaker assemblies for a headphone device may include an audio speaker configured to produce audible sound in response to receiving an audio signal at the audio speaker. A tactile bass vibrator...
US20160192063 AUDIO OUTPUT APPARATUS CAPABLE OF OUTPUTTING MULTI CHANNEL AUDIO AND DISPLAY APPARATUS APPLYING THE SAME  
A display apparatus includes a display device configured to display a video data; and a plurality of integrated speakers configured to output at least one audio signal in a low-pitched tone band...
US20160192062 ACOUSTICALLY TRANSPARENT WAVEGUIDE  
The invention provides a high-frequency acoustic waveguide for use in coaxial loudspeaker systems. The waveguide is made up of a plurality of walls that define a conduit with an input end and an...
US20160192061 HEADPHONE  
Disclosed is a headphone, which includes a flexible inverted U-shape headband, a first headphone unit provided on an end of the headband and a second headphone unit provided on the other end of...
US20160192060 METHODS OF GENERATING TACTILE USER FEEDBACK UTILIZING HEADPHONE DEVICES AND RELATED SYSTEMS  
Methods of generating tactile user feedback utilizing headphone devices may involve sending a feedback signal from a computing device to a headphone device operatively connected to the computing...
US20160192059 ERGONOMIC EARPIECE AND ATTACHMENTS  
An earpiece that substantially lacks a lower lobe is disclosed. In one example, the earpiece can have a generally arcuate rib having upper and lower ends. A lobe can be formed at the upper end of...
US20160192058 IN-EAR HEADPHONES HAVING A FLEXIBLE NOZZLE AND RELATED METHODS  
In-ear headphone assemblies and related methods are disclosed. An in-ear headphone assembly includes a rigid shell, a rigid nozzle, and a resilient overmold structure permanently molded to the...
US20160192057 EAR JEWELRY WITH WIRELESS AUDIO DEVICE  
An audio device worn in a piercing in an ear of a user. The audio device extends through the piercing and includes a wireless communications unit disposed at a first end and a sound-production...
US20160192056 METHOD OF OPERATING A COMPUTER AND COMPUTER FOR A SOFTPHONE WITH HEADSET  
A computer controller for a plurality of audio devices and audio applications and a method of control is disclosed. An audio subsystem is disclosed allowing multiple applications executed by the...
US20160192055 DRIVE-BY-WIRE EARPHONE CAPABLE OF BEING CONNECTED WITH INPUT SOURCE FOR WIRELESS COMMUNICATION  
A drive-by-wire earphone may be capable of being connected with an input source for wireless communication. A controller may be connected with a left earphone and a right earphone, and the left...
US20160192054 ACTIVE EARPHONE AUTHENTICATION METHOD  
An active earphone authentication method includes a recognition step of recognizing insertion of an earphone by a terminal control unit; a voltage supply step of transmitting a voltage supply...
US20160192053 EARPHONE ASSEMBLY AND ASSISTANT GUIDING SYSTEM FOR TOURISTS  
An assistant guiding system includes a plurality of radio frequency identification (RFID) tags, a server, and an earphone assembly. The plurality of RFID tags is located at a predetermined area,...
US20160192052 AUDIO DEVICE  
An audio device including a signal cable and a control unit is provided. The control unit includes a case, a metal circuit and a microphone. The case has an appearance surface and an insulating...
US20160192051 POWER CONFIGURABLE HEADBAND SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A power configurable headset system may include a communication device that can be removably secured with either a first headband having an auxiliary power supply or a second headband without a...
US20160192050 Smart Flexible Interactive Earplug  
An embodiment of the invention provides a resiliently deformable and flexible in-ear sound device having stretchable electronic circuitry. The in-ear sound device may be configured in a variety of...
US20160192049 METHOD OF CONNECTING CABLE TO HEADPHONE, AND HEADPHONE FORMED USING SUCH METHODS  
A headphone includes an ear-cup housing having an internal surface defining an internal chamber, a hole extending through the ear-cup housing, and a cable anchor device within the ear-cup housing...
US20160192048 Wearable Computing Device with Indirect Bone-Conduction Speaker  
Exemplary wearable computing systems may include a head-mounted display that is configured to provide indirect bone-conduction audio. For example, an exemplary head-mounted display may include at...
US20160192047 GLASS LOUDSPEAKER EMITTING SOUND AND ACCOUSTICALLY-DRIVEN LIGHT  
A glass loudspeaker emitting sound and acoustically-driven light includes a glass substrate, a plurality of exciters, a light bar, a plurality of coupling collimators, a diffractive grating, and a...
US20160192046 LOUDSPEAKER BOX ARRANGEMENT AND LOUDSPEAKER BOX  
This invention refers to a loudspeaker box arrangement with at least two loudspeaker boxes, each comprising at least a mid-range loudspeaker device and a high-range loudspeaker unit arranged at a...
US20160192045 MICROPHONE AND MICROPHONE CASING  
A microphone includes a microphone unit having a diaphragm vibrating in response to sound. The microphone unit converts the sound into an electrical signal. A cylindrical casing contains the...
US20160192044 SYSTEM FOR INCREASING FIBER PORT DENSITY IN DATA CENTER APPLICATIONS  
A data center network device provides configurations where the port density can be increased by incorporating multiport transceivers within the device and the use of high density fiber connections...
US20160192043 SWITCHABLE OPTICAL AMPLIFIER AND OPTICAL TRANSMISSION APPARATUS  
A switchable optical amplifier includes: a first optical amplifier; a second optical amplifier; and an optical switch which includes first and second input ports and first and second output ports,...
US20160192042 REDUCTION OF WAVELENGTH SELECTIVE SWITCH (WSS) FILTER-BASED IMPAIRMENT USING DIFFERENTIATED CHANNEL MODULATION FORMATS  
A method may include transmitting, by an optical device, a first set of channels using a first modulation format. The first set of channels may be attenuated during transmission by a filter...
US20160192041 TELEMETRY SYSTEM AND APPARATUS  
In one example, a method for optimizing operational parameters of a hardware implemented telemetry system is provided. The operational parameters can include a performance characteristic, an...
US20160192040 Wearable Technology Based Apparatus and Method for Accelerated Enrollment of Parallel Wireless Sensors Into Their Own Network  
A method and apparatus, the method includes a security system transmitting a beacon, a portable wireless setup device in a geographic location proximate a wireless access point of the security...
US20160192039 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DEVICE ACTION AND CONFIGURATION BASED ON USER CONTEXT DETECTION FROM SENSORS IN PERIPHERAL DEVICES  
A system and method for device action and configuration based on user context detection from sensors in peripheral devices are disclosed. A particular embodiment includes: a peripheral device...
US20160192038 TELEPHONY EQUIPMENT MIGRATION  
A telephony equipment migration arrangement is provided. The telephony equipment migration arrangement includes legacy telephony equipment located in one or more equipment bays, at least one...
US20160192037 COMPACT NETWORKING DEVICE FOR REMOTE STATIONS  
A tower-mounted networking device facilitates deploying a remote station without having to build a custom station aside a radio tower. The networking device's chassis comprises a mounting bracket,...
US20160192036 CONTENT SUPPLY DEVICE, CONTENT SUPPLY METHOD, PROGRAM, TERMINAL DEVICE, AND CONTENT SUPPLY SYSTEM  
The present disclosure relates to a content supply device, a content supply method, a program, a terminal device, and a content supply system in which the reception side that acquires a FLUTE...
US20160192035 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR PRESENTING A STILL-IMAGE FEEDBACK RESPONSE TO USER COMMAND FOR REMOTE AUDIO/VIDEO CONTENT VIEWING  
A method for presenting feedback to a user when a command is received is provided. The method receives, at a content retransmitter, a command for navigating audio/video content selections for...
US20160192034 TRANSMISSION DEVICE AND TRANSMISSION METHOD, RECEPTION DEVICE AND RECEPTION METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM  
Emergency alert information is suitably transmitted by utilizing a broadcast service. A preamble section 31 of a transmission frame having a 100 ms interval includes a tuning data section 31A and...
US20160192033 TRANSMITTER, TRANSMISSION METHOD, RECEIVER, RECEPTION METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM  
Transmission of emergency alert information using a broadcasting service in an appropriate manner is achieved. A transmitter 200 (broadcasting station) inserts a wake-up signal as signaling of...
US20160192032 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR CONTEXTUAL ADVERTISEMENT REPLACEMENT UTILIZING AUTOMATIC CONTENT RECOGNITION  
An automatic content recognition (ACR)-enabled connected TV device may be operable to identify, utilizing ACR, viewer interaction and/or viewer information. The ACR-enabled connected TV device may...
US20160192031 INTERACTIVE PRODUCT PLACEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD THEREFOR  
A method for presenting advertisements for commercial products in video productions, whereby the commercial product is placed in the video production as an element of the video production. A...
US20160192030 SEAMLESS TRICK-MODE WITH DECREASED LATENCY FOR LIVE TRANSCODE STREAMING  
A method for performing trick-mode operations with decreased latency for transcode streaming includes receiving and recording a stream of video data. A single transcoder may transcode the stream...
US20160192029 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ADAPTIVE VIRTUAL BROADCASTING OF DIGITAL CONTENT  
The virtual broadcast system of the present invention optimizes the routing of digital content among nodes along overlay networks that are dynamically reconfigured based upon forecasts of...
US20160192028 TRANSMISSION METHOD, RECEPTION METHOD, TRANSMISSION APPARATUS, AND RECEPTION APPARATUS  
A transmission method includes: generating one or more frames for content transfer, each of the frames containing one or more second transfer units, each of the second transfer units being placed...
US20160192027 TRANSMISSION METHOD, RECEPTION METHOD, TRANSMITTING APPARATUS, AND RECEIVING APPARATUS  
A transmission method includes: dividing a picture into a plurality of regions; generating a plurality of pieces of encoded data that respectively correspond to the plurality of regions by...
US20160192026 APPARATUS FOR TRANSMITTING BROADCAST SIGNALS, APPARATUS FOR RECEIVING BROADCAST SIGNALS, METHOD FOR TRANSMITTING BROADCAST SIGNALS AND METHOD FOR RECEIVING BROADCAST SIGNALS  
The present invention provides an apparatus of transmitting broadcast signals, the apparatus including, an encoder for encoding service data, a frame builder for building at least one signal frame...
US20160192025 TAGGING DIGITAL TELEVISION SIGNALS  
A method and apparatus for detecting leakage of a digital CATV channel signal from a CATV system. The digital CATV channel signal is amplitude modulated with a tag signal having a frequency in the...
US20160192024 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR RENDERING TEXT ONTO MOVING IMAGE CONTENT  
A method for rendering text onto moving image content. The method comprises receiving a request to translate dialog associated with moving image content, transmitting an interface, transmitting a...
US20160192023 DECODING OF CLOSED CAPTIONS AT A MEDIA SERVER  
Systems and methods of processing closed captions are disclosed. For example, a media server may receive a first video stream and first closed caption data associated with the first video stream....
US20160192022 ELECTRONIC DEVICE, METHOD, AND STORAGE MEDIUM  
According to one embodiment, an electronic device includes a display device, a setting device, and a hardware processor. The display device displays content. The setting device sets a search...
US20160192021 PROGRAM GUIDE SYSTEM WITH COMBINATION CATEGORY SEARCH  
An interactive television program guide system is provided in which the program guide may provide the user with a selectable list of combination categories. Combination categories are composed of...