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US20160337704 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTENT DELIVERY BY SUBSCRIBER PERSONAL CHANNEL  
The present invention relates to an improved system and method for providing a personal channel of linear programming to a subscriber in a content delivery network (CDN). The system and method of...
US20160337703 Apparatus and Method for Transmitting Media Content  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may perform operations including, for example, receiving a plurality of user-generated comments associated with media content where...
US20160337702 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR RECOMMENDING SUPPLEMENTAL MEDIA ASSETS BASED ON RECENTLY MENTIONED MEDIA REFERENCES  
Methods and systems are provided for a media guidance application that quickly allows a user to locate content of interest appearing in a media asset. Moreover, the media guidance application may...
US20160337701 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATIC CONTENT RECOGNITION AND AUDIENCE MEASUREMENT FOR TELEVISION CHANNELS AND ADVERTISEMENTS  
The embodiments herein provide a system and method for measuring active participation of audience watching a TV programs and advertisements, in terms of age and gender. The system comprises a...
US20160337700 MEDIA INTERFACE DEVICE  
A method includes receiving, at a media interface device, a media selection command included in a first communication from an application executing on a processor in a display device. The method...
US20160337699 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETERMINING USER POSITION VIA WIRELESS SIGNAL CHARACTERISTICS  
Systems and methods are described for presenting a television program to a viewer using a mobile television receiver. The television program is received at the mobile television receiver via a...
US20160337698 Systems And Methods For Remote Web Query And Image Selection Exchange To Video Screen  
Systems and methods are disclosed for receiving a request to display, on an first communications device, media content, where the request comprises a first logical address for accessing the media...
US20160337697 AUDIO CORRELATION FOR VIEWERSHIP DETERMINATION  
A computer system may include at least one processor and at least one memory storing instructions that, when executed, cause the at least one processor to perform a process. The process may...
US20160337696 CONTENT RECOMMENDATION METHOD AND DEVICE  
A content recommendation method and device for recommending content to a user are disclosed. According to one embodiment, the content recommendation device extracts the features of a user from...
US20160337695 TELEVISION AUDIENCE MEASUREMENT METHOD AND APPARATUS  
Television transmissions are received at multiple locations across a large area. Advertisements are identified, harvested and tagged from within in the television transmissions. The advertisements...
US20160337694 CONTENT UTILIZATION PARAMERIZATION  
A method comprising receiving a presentation providing the presentation to a plurality of viewers, receiving feedback information regarding the presentation from each of the plurality of viewers;...
US20160337693 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IDENTIFYING A USER OF AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE USING BIOELECTRICAL IMPEDANCE  
A method for identifying a user of an electronic device is presented. In the method, for each of a plurality of users, a bioelectrical impedance of the user is measured, a value based on the...
US20160337692 SECURE VIDEO DISTRIBUTION  
An apparatus including a first input circuit configured to receive packets of encrypted encoded video data from a first network and a storage device preauthorized by the first network to...
US20160337691 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETECTING STREAMING OF ADVERTISEMENTS THAT OCCUR WHILE STREAMING A MEDIA PROGRAM  
A system for detecting streaming of advertisements that occur while streaming a media program is provided. The system includes a broadcast content receiving module, a feature extracting module, an...
US20160337690 FAST-START STREAMING AND BUFFERING OF STREAMING CONTENT FOR PERSONAL MEDIA PLAYER  
Systems and methods allow playback of a media stream received via a network. The media stream is received and stored in a buffer prior to playback. Responsive to receiving the user command to...
US20160337689 DECODING APPARATUS, DECODING METHOD, ENCODING APPARATUS, AND ENCODING METHOD  
To be able to appropriately reproduce content received from a plurality of source devices in a sink device, without exceeding a decoding capability of the sink device. Provided is a decoding...
US20160337688 Systems and Methods of Time Shifted Rewind  
Systems and methods are disclosed for utilizing idle DVR content tuners including determining at least one content tuner is available, selecting the content tuner and tuning the at least one...
US20160337687 TYING AUDIO AND VIDEO WATERMARKS OF LIVE AND RECORDED EVENTS FOR SIMULCASTING ALTERNATIVE CONTENT TO AN AUDIO CHANNEL OR SECOND SCREEN  
An alternative content system receives a primary content data stream and a secondary content data stream associated with an event. The alternative content system provides an alternative content...
US20160337686 Profile Driven Communication Polling for Remote Control  
System, method and computer program product for determining a polling schedule for a remote control, are described. A multimedia device collects usage data that identifies when the multimedia...
US20160337685 Receiver of Television and/or Radio Signals, Configured To Prepare Access To Content Included In Said Television and/or Radio Signals Based on the Geographical Location of Said Receiver  
A receiver of radio and/or television signals, where the signals are transmitted via radio by transmitters and are received by said receiver, including: a means for receiving signals via radio...
US20160337684 NETWORKED PERSONAL VIDEO STORAGE AND DELIVERY  
A portable video delivery device includes data storage, a secure processor, and a wireless network interface that acts as an access point for a secure personal wireless network. Transcoded media...
US20160337683 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DISPLAYING MEDIA CONTENT AND MEDIA GUIDANCE INFORMATION  
A system comprises television equipment and a number of portable electronic devices. The television equipment includes a large display and control circuitry. The control circuitry receives media...
US20160337682 PROVIDING CONTENT RESPONSIVE TO MULTIMEDIA SIGNALS  
A method of providing information including providing a communication session of at least one of audio and video media and applying automatic recognition to media transferred on the communication...
US20160337681 INITIATING A UNICAST STREAM BASED ON A TRIGGERING EVENT ASSOCIATED WITH A NODE RECEIVING A MULTICAST STREAM  
Mechanisms for initiating a unicast video stream in response to a triggering event from a client node receiving a multicast video stream are disclosed. A distribution node communicatively coupled...
US20160337680 Systems and Methods for Performing Quality Based Streaming  
Systems and methods in accordance with various embodiments of the invention enable quality based streaming. A content player in accordance with an embodiment of the invention includes: a...
US20160337679 METHOD FOR DISPLAYING BIT DEPTH FOR PLAYING VIDEO USING DASH  
A method and an apparatus for an adaptive Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) streaming service using metadata on media content are disclosed. The media content includes a series of one or more...
US20160337678 METHODS AND SYSTEMS TO METER MEDIA CONTENT PRESENTED ON A WIRELESS COMMUNICATION DEVICE  
An example apparatus to generate media monitoring information includes a processor to collect a first data record corresponding to a first media presentation session, and collect a second data...
US20160337677 BROADCAST RECEIVING APPARATUS AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF  
A broadcast receiving apparatus includes: a plurality of unit antennas arranged at preset intervals, each unit antenna of the plurality of antennas being configured to receive a broadcast signal;...
US20160337676 QUALITY OF EXPERIENCE REPORTING FOR COMBINED UNICAST-MULTICAST/BROADCAST STREAMING OF MEDIA CONTENT  
Embodiments of the present disclosure describe devices, methods, computer-readable media and systems configurations for monitoring and reporting quality of experience (QoE) metrics that are...
US20160337675 SEGMENTED PARALLEL ENCODING WITH FRAME-AWARE, VARIABLE-SIZE CHUNKING  
The subject matter herein generally relates to transcoding content, typically audio/video files though not limited to such, from one version to another in preparation for online streaming or other...
US20160337674 INTERFACE FOR SENDING SYNCHRONIZED AUDIO AND VIDEO DATA  
A data stream format for transmission of data frames between a computer and a video client via an interface, the data stream being a plurality of data frames transmitted sequentially, each data...
US20160337673 PROTECTION OF PRIVACY IN A VIDEO STREAM BY MEANS OF A REDUNDANT SLICE  
In order to protect data privacy in a video stream, a video stream is provided which includes a slice structure. A video stream slice includes content that is to be protected is identified. A...
US20160337672 BROADCAST SIGNAL TRANSMITTING APPARATUS, BROADCAST SIGNAL RECEIVING APPARATUS, BROADCAST SIGNAL TRANSMITTING METHOD AND BROADCAST SIGNAL RECEIVING METHOD  
Provided is a method for transmitting a broadcast signal. The method for transmitting a broadcast signal, according to the present invention, can be a broadcast content transmitting method,...
US20160337671 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MULTIPLEXING LAYERED CODED CONTENTS  
When layered coded content is transmitted over a fixed capacity network link, bitrate peaks may occur at similar time instances at the base layer and enhancement layer. To more efficiently use the...
US20160337670 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR TRANSMITTING/RECEIVING BROADCAST SIGNAL FOR 3-DIMENSIONAL (3D) BROADCAST SERVICE  
The present invention relates to providing a method and/or an apparatus for transmitting/receiving a broadcast signal for a 3-dimensional (3D) broadcast service. The method for transmitting a...
US20160337669 PROCESS AND DEVICE FOR THE PROTECTION AND DISPLAY OF VIDEO STREAMS  
A process distributing video streams to a plurality of addressees, comprising a marking step comprising adding at least one visual element to a video stream, which marking step is applied to an...
US20160337668 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ENCODING IMAGE DATA AND METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DECODING IMAGE DATA  
A method and device for encoding at least part of an image of high dynamic range defined in a perceptual space having a luminance component and a color difference metric, the method comprising:...
US20160337667 IMAGE CODING DEVICE AND IMAGE CODING METHOD  
An image coding device includes: a storage unit; and an operation unit configured to execute a procedure, the procedure including: calculating a plurality of syntax elements corresponding to a...
US20160337666 METHODS AND APPARATUS TO PERFORM FRACTIONAL-PIXEL INTERPOLATION FILTERING FOR MEDIA CODING  
Methods, apparatus, and articles of manufacture to perform fractional-pixel interpolation filtering for media coding are disclosed. A disclosed example method involves applying a finite impulse...
US20160337665 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR PROCESSING CAMERA PARAMETER IN 3D VIDEO CODING  
The present invention relates to a device and a method for coding a 3D video, a decoding method, according to the present invention, comprising the steps of: receiving, through a first syntax, a...
US20160337664 MANIPULATING SUB-PICTURES OF A COMPRESSED VIDEO SIGNAL  
The invention relates to manipulation of sub-pictures (303) in a picture such as a mosaic screen (301). An apparatus comprises a sub-picture generator (105) connected to a mosaic screen generator...
US20160337663 ENCODING AND DECODING VIDEO SEQUENCES COMPRISING REFERENCE PICTURE SETS  
A method of encoding a video sequence comprising Reference Picture Sets (RPSs) is provided. The method comprises arranging the RPSs in transmission order in a data structure, such as a Sequence...
US20160337662 STORAGE AND SIGNALING RESOLUTIONS OF MOTION VECTORS  
An example method of decoding video data includes obtaining, from a video bitstream, a representation of a difference between a motion vector (MV) predictor and a MV that identifies a predictor...
US20160337661 SEARCH REGION DETERMINATION FOR INTER CODING WITHIN A PARTICULAR PICTURE OF VIDEO DATA  
An example method of encoding video data includes determining a resolution that will be used for a motion vector that identifies a predictor block in a current picture of video data for a current...
US20160337660 MOVING PICTURE CODING METHOD, MOVING PICTURE CODING APPARATUS, MOVING PICTURE DECODING METHOD, MOVING PICTURE DECODING APPARATUS AND MOVING PICTURE CODING AND DECODING APPARATUS  
By the moving picture coding method and the moving picture decoding method, it is possible to improve coding efficiency. The moving picture coding apparatus includes a merge block candidate...
US20160337659 MOVING PICTURE CODING AND DECODING METHOD WITH REPLACEMENT AND TEMPORAL MOTION VECTORS  
A moving picture coding method includes: coding a coding target block using a motion vector; generating motion vector predictors; and coding the motion vector using one of the motion vector...
US20160337658 VIDEO-ENCODING METHOD AND VIDEO-ENCODING APPARATUS BASED ON ENCODING UNITS DETERMINED INACCORDANCE WITH A TREE STRUCTURE, AND VIDEO-DECODING METHOD AND VIDEO-DECODING APPARATUS BASED ON ENCODING UNITS DETERMINED IN ACCORDANCE WITH A TREE STRUCTURE  
Provided are a method and apparatus for encoding a video and a method and apparatus for decoding a video. The encoding method includes: splitting a picture of the video into one or more maximum...
US20160337657 MULTI-LAYER VIDEO ENCODING METHOD AND APPARATUS, AND MULTI-LAYER VIDEO DECODING METHOD AND APPARATUS  
Provided are multilayer video encoding/decoding methods. The multilayer video decoding method includes obtaining, from a bitstream, instantaneous decoder refresh (IDR) alignment information...
US20160337656 VIDEO ENCODING METHOD USING OFFSET ADJUSTMENTS ACCORDING TO PIXEL CLASSIFICATION AND APPARATUS THEREFOR, VIDEO DECODING METHOD AND APPARATUS THEREFOR  
A video encoding method and apparatus and video decoding method and apparatus generate a restored image having a minimum error with respect to an original image based on offset merge information...
US20160337655 IMAGE DECODING DEVICE AND METHOD THEREOF USING INTER-CODED PREDICTIVE ENCODING CODE  
An image encoding device and corresponding decoding device are disclosed for achieving a high rate of compression. The encoding device includes an image conversion module that converts the...