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US20060195860 Acting on known video entities detected utilizing fingerprinting  
In general, in one aspect, the disclosure describes a method for detecting and acting on a known video entity within a video stream. The method includes receiving a video stream and continually...
US20060187358 Video entity recognition in compressed digital video streams  
A method and system for detection of video segments in compressed digital video streams is presented. The compressed digital video stream is examine to determine synchronization points, and the...
US20120110610 Systems and methods for providing a token registry and encoder  
Systems and methods for using tokens to link the television and the Internet platforms. The tokens are tightly encoded into the content and a registry controls the linking of the television...
US20050172312 Detecting known video entities utilizing fingerprints  
In general, in one aspect, the disclosure describes a method for detecting a known video entity within a video stream. The method includes receiving a video stream and continually creating...
US20150195593 CONTENT DIRECTION BASED ON CUMULATIVE USER COST  
Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media that may be used to limit exposure of content to users based on a cumulative user cost are provided. One method includes calculating a...
US20130205323 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR A SYNCHRONOUS EVENT MANAGER FOR AUTOMATIC CONTENT RECOGNITION  
A method and system for a synchronous event manager for automatic content recognition (ACR) are described. A display device, such as a connected television or mobile device, may be operable to...
US20140089958 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR RECOMMENDING MEDIA ASSETS BASED ON VISUAL ATTRIBUTES  
Methods and systems are described herein for providing improved recommendations of media content by comparing visual attributes of a media asset to visual preferences of a user. A media guidance...
US20140237499 SIMULCAST RESOLUTION IN CONTENT MATCHING SYSTEMS  
Example methods disclosed herein to identify media sources include determining whether a first time difference between a first meter signature and a second meter signature associated with...
US20140282671 SYSTEMS, METHODS, AND APPARATUS TO IDENTIFY LINEAR AND NON-LINEAR MEDIA PRESENTATIONS  
Systems, methods, and apparatus to identify linear and non-linear media presentations are disclosed An example method to determine whether a media presentation is a linear or a non-linear media...
US20100319015 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR REMOVING ADVERTISING CONTENT FROM TELEVISION OR RADIO CONTENT  
A method and an automated system of identifying and editing commercials are provided. The audio signals of broadcasted television or audio content is received and processed to generate voice print...
US20130205322 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SYNCHRONIZATION OF DIAL TESTING AND AUDIENCE RESPONSE UTILIZING AUTOMATIC CONTENT RECOGNITION  
Systems, methods and/or techniques for synchronization of dial testing and audience response utilizing automatic content recognition (ACR) are described. Synchronized dial testing and audience...
US20150143399 CHANNELS AND SERVICES DISPLAY  
The availability of a new information service is publicized by displaying an icon in an EPG when the presence of a new information service is detected. A list of new services is then displayed...
US20140282672 METHODS AND APPARATUS TO DISCRIMINATE BETWEEN LINEAR AND NON-LINEAR MEDIA  
Methods and apparatus to discriminate between linear and non-linear media are disclosed An example method to determine whether a media presentation is a linear or a non-linear media presentation...
US20140181853 Two Way Control of a Set Top Box using Optical Character Recognition  
Features of various implementations are used to control operation of a second electronic device from a first electronic device using indirect control methods and optical character recognition. In...
US20130205321 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATIC CONTENT RECOGNITION PROTOCOLS  
Systems, methods and/or techniques for automatic content recognition protocols are described. A method may be executed in a media device having an automatic content recognition application...
US20120304214 SIMULCAST RESOLUTION IN CONTENT MATCHING SYSTEMS  
Example methods disclosed herein to identify media sources comprise obtaining monitored signatures generated from monitored media, comparing the monitored signatures with reference signatures...
US20130227604 AUTOMATED FORENSIC DOCUMENT SIGNATURES  
Methods and systems are provided for a proactive approach for computer forensic investigations. The invention allows organizations anticipating the need for forensic analysis to prepare in...
US20140282670 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETECTING AND RESOLVING CONFLICTS IN AN AUTOMATIC CONTENT RECOGNITION BASED SYSTEM  
A device that handles operations for automatic content recognition detects utilizing the automatic content recognition (ACR) operations, a conflict when a first overlay and a second overlay are...
US20110088053 METHODS AND APPARATUS TO ADJUST SIGNATURE MATCHING RESULTS FOR AUDIENCE MEASUREMENT  
Methods and apparatus to adjust signature matching results for audience measurement are disclosed. An example method to adjust a signature matching result associated with monitoring a media...
US20140282668 VIEWER BEHAVIOR TRACKING USING PATTERN MATCHING AND CHARACTER RECOGNITION  
A method for tracking user behavior includes providing multiple frames from a source to an electronic device, automatically capturing one of the multiple frames viewed on a display device...
US20140282673 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR REAL-TIME TELEVISION AD DETECTION USING AN AUTOMATED CONTENT RECOGNITION DATABASE  
A system and method for the automated real-time detection and processing of commercial messages, public service announcements or similar short-duration, repeated TV programming segments occurring...
US20140250450 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...
US20150095929 METHOD FOR RECOGNIZING CONTENT, DISPLAY APPARATUS AND CONTENT RECOGNITION SYSTEM THEREOF  
A method for recognizing a content, a display apparatus and a content recognition system thereof are provided. The method for recognizing a content of a display apparatus includes acquiring...
US20150181262 ADVERTISING METRICS SYSTEM AND METHOD  
The present disclosure relates to a system and method for monitoring audio-video (AV) streams transported over a network. The system may include an AV probe deployed between an AV tuner and AV...
US20120278829 ADVERTISING METRICS SYSTEM AND METHOD  
The present disclosure relates to a system and method for monitoring audio-video (AV) streams transported over a network. The system may include an AV probe deployed between an AV tuner and AV...
US20150074703 DISPLAYING AN ACTIONABLE ELEMENT OVER PLAYING CONTENT  
Example methods and systems for displaying actionable elements over playing content, such as video content, are described. In some example embodiments, the methods and systems identify video...
US20140115618 VIDEO PROCESSING SYSTEM, ADVERTISEMENT ACQUISITION METHOD, VIDEO PROCESSING DEVICE, AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING SAME  
A variety of advertisement information is associated with a scene being played back and the advertisement information is provided. An advertisement information database, which can search for...
US20130212609 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR LOGO IDENTIFICATION BASED ON AUTOMATIC CONTENT RECOGNITION  
A method and system for logo identification based on automatic content recognition (ACR) are described in which a connected television (TV) or other end-user device may be provided with...
US20150264429 INTERACTIVE CONTENT ACQUISITION USING EMBEDDED CODES  
Methods and devices are provided to obtain associated information for a multimedia content. One such method includes receiving a content at a receiver device equipped with a watermark detector,...
US20150150036 VIDEO DISPLAY APPARATUS AND OPERATING METHOD THEREOF  
Provided are a video display device and a method of operating the same. The method includes: executing an enhanced service playing application not dependent on any single channel; obtaining an...
US20140181852 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PRIVATE ONLINE SOCIAL NETWORKING SYSTEM AND FOR TIME RELEASING PRE-RECORDED DIGITAL CONTENT  
A private online social networking system and method that provides time released dispersal of pre-recorded digital video and images wherein users record digital content such as videos and images...
US20060195859 Detecting known video entities taking into account regions of disinterest  
In general, in one aspect, the disclosure describes a method for specifying regions of interest for video event detection. The method includes receiving a video stream and identifying a region of...
US20140068649 Sharing Television and Video Programming Through Social Networking  
In particular embodiments, one or more computer systems of a social-networking system determine information associated with a product displayed on a display device and access a database of known...
US20150215682 METHOD AND A DEVICE FOR SELECTING A PARTICIPATING DEVICE  
A main screen renders watermarked content. A remote device captures a watermark and extracts a payload comprising a layout type, displays possible answers according to the layout type and receives...
US20150095931 SYNCHRONIZATION OF MULTIMEDIA STREAMS  
This method for synchronizing a first multimedia stream rendered on a first terminal and a second multimedia stream rendered on a second terminal, comprises a step of generation, from an original...
US20130312023 DISTRIBUTED CONTENT ANALYSIS NETWORK  
A distributed content analysis network uses the processing capabilities of customer-premises equipment as subordinate nodes for analyzing multimedia programs. A master node selects a program and...
US20140196071 RENDERING DEVICE WITH CONTENT SUBSTITUTION  
A device for rendering content from a first source comprising a first input for receiving the content from the first source, a second input for receiving a substitution content item from a second...
US20140130076 System and Method of Media Content Selection Using Adaptive Recommendation Engine  
This is a system and method of providing selected media content whereby information about the characteristics or behavior of a person viewing the content viewer is detected or otherwise determined...
US20120278828 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROGRAM PRESENTATION ANALYSIS  
A computing system is programmed to detect if program content is presented on a channel. A program signature is determined based on set-top box tune data from set-top boxes in a market in which it...
US20140344845 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REAL-TIME NEW EVENT DETECTION ON VIDEO STREAMS  
Techniques are disclosed for detecting new events in a video stream that yield improved detection efficiency in real time. For example, a method determines whether a given event is a new event in...
US20150189351 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR A TELEVISION SCORING SERVICE THAT LEARNS TO REACH A TARGET AUDIENCE  
Television is the largest advertising category in the United States with over 65 billion spent by advertisers per year. A variety of different targeting algorithms are compared, ranging from the...
US20150256859 Systems and Methods for Automated Extraction of Closed Captions in Real Time or Near Real-Time and Tagging of Streaming Data for Advertisements  
System and methods for finding and accessing desired audio content from audio content sources, including means and methods for extracting captions from a broadcast; aggregating the captions in a...
US20140325550 REAL-TIME ANTI-PIRACY FOR BROADCAST STREAMS  
Systems, devices, methods and computer program products respond to real-time piracy of broadcast streams. One method includes receiving requests from a requesting device for a plurality segments...
US20100064305 SYSTEM AND METHOD OF DETECTING UNAUTHORIZED CONTENT USAGE  
In one embodiment the present invention includes a system for identifying an unauthorized display of content. The system includes a preprocessor, an inserter, an observation device, and a...
US20140201774 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MULTI-BROADCAST DIFFERENTIATION  
A system and method is disclosed for resolving false positives in a centralized, real-time automatic content recognition system that is ingesting, fingerprinting, and attempting to match for...
US20100115543 Simulcast resolution in content matching systems  
An audience measurement system generates signatures of unknown pieces of content viewed by panel members, and generates reference signatures of known pieces of content. The signatures of the...
US20100131970 AUDIENCE MEASUREMENT APPARATUS, SYSTEM AND METHOD  
An audience measurement system generates signatures of unknown pieces of content viewed by panel members, and generates multiplexed reference signatures of known pieces of content. The signatures...
US20130132992 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR BLOCKING TELEVISION COMMERCIALS AND PROVIDING AN ARCHIVE INTERROGATION PROGRAM  
An apparatus and method is disclosed for blocking specific television commercials from the viewer's television based upon the characteristics of the television commercial. In the method,...
US20150089526 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PRESENTING ADDITIONAL CONTENT AT A MEDIA SYSTEM  
A media system, receives a received sequence of media content, for presentation at the media system and generates a comparison fingerprint of the received sequence of media content. The comparison...
US20120117584 Method and System for Presenting Additional Content at a Media System  
A media system, receives a received sequence of media content, for presentation at the media system and generates a comparison fingerprint of the received sequence of media content. The comparison...

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