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US20160381457 SIGNAL PROCESSING SYSTEM AND SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD  
A signal processing system includes microphone units connected in series and a host device connected to one of the microphone units. Each of the microphone units has a microphone, a temporary...
US20160381456 MICROPHONE WITH INTERNAL PARAMETER CALIBRATION  
In one embodiment, the invention is a microphone system for adjusting the final output sensitivity of a microphone. The system includes transducers that output transducer signals. The system also...
US20160381455 INDEPENDENTLY CHARGE PUMPS FOR DIFFERENTIAL MICROPHONE  
Systems and methods of generating independent adjustable bias voltages for a differential microphone. The microphone system includes a positive adjustable charge pump, a positive sense capacitor,...
US20160381454 Ear Defender With Concha Simulator  
A hearing protection system with talk-through having a pair of rigid earcups enclosing a microphone, amplifier and speaker. A concha simulator, having a volume simulating that of the concha of a...
US20160381453 NECK-WEARABLE COMMUNICATION DEVICE WITH MICROPHONE ARRAY  
A wearable electronic device includes a neck-wearable housing, generally U-shaped, with an electrical connector; two in-ear earphones; two cords, with one end connected to one of the earphones and...
US20160381452 Stand-alone headphones with digital music player  
Stand-alone headphones with a digital music player provide a complete, internalized digital music playing system with a micro-SD card slot, two LCD visual displays, and an internal memory device...
US20160381451 HEADPHONES WITH INTERACTIVE DISPLAY  
A novel headphone system includes a first speaker assembly, a second speaker assembly, and an interactive visual display system. The interactive visual display system includes a display operative...
US20160381450 CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION WHILE USING HEADPHONES  
Various systems and methods for providing contextual information to a user while the user is wearing headphones are described herein. A system for providing contextual information while wearing...
US20160381449 EARPHONE WITH CHANNEL FOR CORD MANAGEMENT  
An earphone includes a housing arranged to receive a speaker, the housing having a front portion arranged to be inserted in a user's ear and a rear portion arranged to remain outside the user's...
US20160381448 EARPHONE ASSEMBLIES WITH MAGNETS FOR ANCHORING TO A USER  
Earphone assemblies with magnets are provided to anchor the assemblies to a user during use.
US20160381447 Ear Bud Holder  
An ear bud holder that includes a lanyard, a clasp and first and second ear bud retainers. The lanyard has first and second sections with first and second ends and the clasp has first and second...
US20160381446 AUDIO SPEAKER WITH A VOICE COIL ASSEMBLY AND A METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SPEAKER  
A speaker includes a frame, a magnetic circuit and a deflectable diaphragm. The frame supports the magnetic circuit and the deflectable diaphragm. The magnetic circuit includes a yoke, permanent...
US20160381445 EXTERNAL ATTACHMENTS FOR SPEAKERS IN SEATS  
The technology described in this document is embodied in a speaker grill configured to be attached to a speaker system disposed in a portion of a vehicle seat. The speaker grill includes a base...
US20160381444 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING PACKETIZED VIDEO OVER AN OPTICAL NETWORK  
System and method for distributing IP video are described. One embodiment is a method for distributing IP video comprising transmitting an optical data stream in a designated optical band to an...
US20160381443 Routing Methods for Dual Plane Switch Architectures  
A method and apparatus for routing signals through a photonic switch are provided. Optical Signal-to-Noise Ratio (OSNR) requirements for signals to be concurrently routed through the switch are...
US20160381442 OPTICAL INTERCONNECT FOR SWITCH APPLICATIONS  
A switch module includes a switch integrated circuit (IC), a silicon photonics chips, and a planar lightwave circuits (PLCs).
US20160381441 OPTICAL TRANSMISSION DEVICE, OPTICAL TRANSMISSION SYSTEM, AND OPTICAL TRANSMISSION METHOD  
An optical transmission device includes: a wavelength filter configured to allow passage of an optical signal having a band; a monitor configured to monitor a wavelength of the optical signal; and...
US20160381440 MOBILE MONITORING PROCESS WITH GAS SENSING TECHNOLOGY  
A system and method for mobile monitoring is provided. The system may include a mobile communications unit and a plurality of global positioning system “GPS” enabled sensors each configured to...
US20160381439 INDOOR ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENT APPARATUS, INDOOR ENVIRONMENT CONTROL SYSTEM, AND COMPUTER-READABLE RECORDING MEDIUM  
An indoor environment management apparatus includes a receiver, a display controller, an operation receiver, and a control unit. The receiver is configured to receive a measurement result from a...
US20160381438 Method and Apparatus to Dynamically Control How Often Temperature Readings are Received  
A control circuit dynamically controls how often temperature readings are received from a communication device such as an RFID tag having an integral temperature sensor. The communication device...
US20160381437 LIBRARY STREAMING OF ADAPTED INTERACTIVE MEDIA CONTENT  
A data processing, computer-implemented method for library streaming of adapted interactive media content. The method includes receiving a first video content that has one or more video data...
US20160381436 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTO CONTENT RECOGNITION  
System and method for automatically recognizing media contents comprise steps of capturing media content from the Internet and/or devices, extracting fingerprints from captured contents and...
US20160381435 ANNOTATION OF METADATA THROUGH CAPTURE INFRASTRUCTURE  
A method, apparatus and system annotation of meta-data through a capture infrastructure are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of a client device includes applying an automatic content...
US20160381434 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETECTING AND ACTING ON EASTER EGGS HIDDEN IN MEDIA ASSETS  
Control circuitry may identify a media object in a frame of a media asset. Control circuitry may determine a frequency at which the media object occurs in other frames associated with the media...
US20160381433 INFORMATION DISTRIBUTION DEVICE, INFORMATION DISTRIBUTION METHOD, AND PROGRAM  
An information distribution device of the present disclosure includes: an analysis unit configured to extract a keyword and a reproduction time of the keyword from a text related to content; an...
US20160381432 Advertisement Detection System And Method Based On Fingerprints  
The present invention relates to an advertisement detection system based on fingerprints, and provides an advertisement detection systems based on fingerprints, including a content stream storage...
US20160381431 MULTICAST VIDEO PROGRAM SWITCHING ARCHITECTURE  
Multicast video program switching architecture. In one embodiment, a user makes a request for service. A controller determines whether the channel is currently broadcast. When the channel is...
US20160381430 Method and Apparatus for Band Separation for Multiband Communication Systems  
Aspects of a method and apparatus for band separation for multiband communication systems are provided. One or more circuits for use in a transceiver may comprise a triplexer and a leakage...
US20160381429 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING ENHANCED ELECTRONIC PROGRAM GUIDE WITH PERSONALIZED SELECTION OF BROADCAST CONTENT USING AFFINITIES DATA AND USER PREFERENCES  
Apparatuses and methods are provided to inform a user of a broadcast stream, which has multiple, concurrently received channels of program content, about recommendations of a subset of the content...
US20160381428 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ACQUIRING, CATEGORIZING AND DELIVERING MEDIA IN INTERACTIVE MEDIA GUIDANCE APPLICATIONS  
Systems and methods are discussed for providing guidance for Internet-delivered media. In some embodiments, information on available media on the Internet is gathered. The information is...
US20160381427 BROADCASTER TOOLS FOR INTERACTIVE SHOPPING INTERFACES  
Disclosed are various embodiments of broadcaster tools configured to manage interactive shopping interfaces presented in connection with a live video stream. A sequence of items scheduled to be...
US20160381426 Television Display  
Display features of an interactive user interface for a TV environment allow a user to interact with objects and/or information within a display space. In an embodiment, an interactive user...
US20160381425 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR TRANSMITTING AND RECEIVING SIGNAL IN MULTIMEDIA SYSTEM  
A method of operating a transmitting apparatus in a multimedia system is provided. The method includes transmitting a data unit of a multimedia service including event information related to an...
US20160381424 ENABLING COMMUNICATION CONNECTIONS RELATED TO RECEIVED CONTENT  
A content receiver determines that a communication connection recipient identifier is associated with content received from a content provider. An associated communication device is identified by...
US20160381423 Video Presentation Device  
A video presentation device is disclosed. The video presentation device comprises an electronic module including a microcontroller and a memory adapted for storing digital content, a communication...
US20160381422 USER-SELECTED MEDIA CONTENT BLOCKING  
Presented herein is a method of blocking user-selected media content, such as, for example, audio and/or video content. In the method, at least one media content stream is presented to a user,...
US20160381421 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR A USER-DEFINED EXPERIENCE  
In one embodiment, a method is provided. The method includes using a processor to receive pre-defined rules related to one or more desired characteristics of available digital content. The...
US20160381420 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR AUTOMATIC FORMATTING OF IMAGES FOR MEDIA ASSETS BASED ON PREVALANCE  
Control circuitry may identify an image corresponding to a media asset, where the image comprises a plurality of portions, and where each portion of the plurality of portions comprises a...
US20160381419 SEGMENTATION OF A VIDEO BASED ON USER ENGAGEMENT IN RESPECTIVE SEGMENTS OF THE VIDEO  
Systems and methods for segmenting a video based on user engagement in respective segments of the video are presented. In one or more aspects, a system is provided that includes an engagement...
US20160381418 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ASSESSING VIEWER INTEREST IN CONTENT AND ADVERTISEMENTS  
A method for assessing viewer interest in content and advertisements may include receiving an indication regarding a content playback mode change (e.g., a change from a skip or fast-forward mode...
US20160381417 INTELLIGENT RECORDING OF FAVORITE VIDEO CONTENT USING A VIDEO SERVICES RECEIVER  
A video services receiver and related operating methods are presented here. The video services receiver is configured to maintain a database that indicates a viewing pattern for a user of the...
US20160381416 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING PERSONALIZED CONTENT  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, receiving reaction information from one or more sensors located at a second location that is representative...
US20160381415 SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR STIMULATING SENSES OF USERS OF A MEDIA GUIDANCE APPLICATION  
Methods and systems for a media guidance application that may stimulate the senses of users. The media guidance application may determine a preferred biometric state associated with a media asset,...
US20160381414 POWER SAVING AUDIO-VIDEO PLAYBACK  
A communications device, a communications system, a method, and a computer readable storage device having a non-transitory computer program stored thereon, are disclosed. All of these are directed...
US20160381413 METHOD AND APPARATUS OF TRANSMITTING MEDIA DATA RELATED INFORMATION IN MULTIMEDIA TRANSMISSION SYSTEM  
A method for transmitting media data-related information at a transmitting entity in a multimedia transmission system including at least one intermediate node is provided. The method includes...
US20160381412 USER CENTRIC ADAPTATION OF VEHICLE ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM USER INTERFACES  
A vehicle entertainment system includes a video display unit and a user interface (UI) control processor. The UI control processor is configured to receive passenger attributes sensed from the...
US20160381411 ADJUSTING MEDIA AVAILABILITY VIA A CONTENT CONSUMPTION ACTIVITY DASHBOARD  
Systems and methods are described for enabling a user to bias the type of media content made available to a user account through a localized content dashboard. In one implementation, a method for...
US20160381410 Mutimedia and Multichannel Information System  
The invention relates to a multimedia and multichannel information system for an interactive distribution of at least one real-time video input of a live event taking place in an auditorium. The...
US20160381409 SYSTEM FOR MEDIA PROGRAM MANAGEMENT  
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a communication device having a controller to capture an image, and transmit the image to a system. The...
US20160381408 CUSTOMIZED MEDIA STREAMS  
A method includes receiving, at a server, first information provided by a user that identifies a set of people to be monitored. The method includes accessing, at the server, second information...