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9020414 Optimizing operation of a radio program  
Exemplary embodiments provide for optimizing operation of a radio program operated by a host process. Aspects include analyzing the contextual information received from the plurality of client...
8990142 Distributed audience measurement systems and methods  
Systems and methods are disclosed for customizing, distributing and processing audio fingerprint data. One or more items of audio content are processed to generate pre-recorded audio fingerprints....
8903305 Adaptive clicker technique  
An adaptive clicker technique is described that provides a standardized polling control and a registration system to support mixed types of clickers and integrate the polling data. One embodiment...
8874026 System for providing audience interaction with radio programming  
A system of capturing real-time audience interaction via a web-based user interface and automatically adjusting a radio station's programming through a unique direct interface with the radio...
8869229 Signal processing apparatus and methods  
A unified system of programming communication. The system encompasses the prior art (television, radio, broadcast hardcopy, computer communications, etc.) and new user specific mass media. Within...
8849323 SMS inquiry and invitation distribution method and system  
The invention is an SMS distribution method for inquiries, invitations and proposals in which inquiries are sent to mobile telephone numbers included in a distribution list and their replies are...
8850463 System and method for capturing parameters and recording events in portable devices with digital television receiver  
A system and method for capturing and recording parameters of events on portable devices with a digital television receiver, a method for remote configuration of service parameters for capturing...
8843948 Methods and apparatus to detect carrying of a portable audience measurement device  
Methods and apparatus to detect carrying of a portable audience measurement device are disclosed herein. An example portable audience measurement device includes a housing; a media detector in the...
8839293 Signal processing apparatus and methods  
A unified system of programming communication. The system encompasses the prior art (television, radio, broadcast hardcopy, computer communications, etc.) and new user specific mass media. Within...
8811885 Method and apparatus for identification of broadcast source  
A user (102) hears an audio program being broadcast and can record a sample of the audio. The sample is then conveyed to an analyzing means (106) to determine to which broadcast station the user...
8792855 Methods and apparatus to identify wireless subscriber activity status  
Example methods and apparatus to identify wireless subscriber activity status are disclosed. A disclosed example method includes identifying a market of interest associated with wireless services,...
8787361 System and method for call routing and paging across different types of networks  
A network architecture uses an Application Server Autonomous Access (ASAA) server which allows paging and call routing across different types of wireless and wireline access networks. The ASAA...
8768256 Computing device to wirelessly transmit and receive data with at least one proximally located electronic device  
A wireless media player and a related system and methodology are disclosed. One aspect of the wireless media player system pertains to a virtual connector system, apparatus, and method for the...
8666303 Methods and apparatus to collect media exposure information  
Methods and apparatus to collect media exposure information are described. An example apparatus includes an identifier card including a plurality of machine readable codes corresponding to one or...
8606617 Method for computing reach of an arbitrary radio advertising schedule  
A radio station market analysis program extends Cume values for individual stations to multiple stations (for a particular geographic market, a particular demographic, and a particular daypart)...
8600291 Multiple service management  
An opportunity can arise while a user is engaging a first multimedia service, commonly when the service is engaged upon a personal electronic device. A trigger can have the first multimedia...
8583044 Near field communication (NFC) enabled wireless media system and player and method of operation  
A wireless media player and a related system and methodology are disclosed. One aspect of the wireless media player system pertains to a virtual connector system, apparatus, and method for the...
8548381 Wireless audio device and wireless media player to communicate and playback audio, and method of operation  
A wireless media player and a related system and methodology are disclosed. One aspect of the wireless media player system pertains to a virtual connector system, apparatus, and method for the...
8548373 Methods and apparatus for identifying a digital audio signal  
Methods and apparatus for identifying a digital audio signal are described. An example apparatus for identifying a digital audio signal includes an input to receive the digital audio signal, which...
8540514 System and method to give a true indication of respondent satisfaction to an electronic questionnaire survey  
Whilst partaking in a traditional electronic questionnaire survey, responses given by any one respondent are almost always influenced by that person's emotional state due to the survey format....
8532636 Client and system for providing selectable products and services lists to users of mobile devices  
A system for mobile devices that facilitates the creation and dissemination of interactive media to a plurality of mobile devices and PCs/laptops that comprise a client component. The interactive...
8478289 Predicting geographic population density  
The population density for a geographic area is predicted using a Markov Random Field (MRF) model. A MRF model is defined for estimating a number of mobile devices being used within a geographic...
8467717 Portable audience measurement architectures and methods for portable audience measurement  
Portable audience measurement architectures and methods for portable audience measurement are disclosed. A disclosed system contains a plurality of portable measurement devices configured to...
8467718 Communication system, information analyzing apparatus and information analyzing method  
For easily and quickly collecting data regarding macroscopic population distribution, and easily and quickly obtaining the survey results, an RNC includes: a location registration signal receiver...
8463184 Wireless media system-on-chip and player  
A wireless media player and a related system and methodology are disclosed. One aspect of the wireless media player system pertains to a virtual connector system, apparatus, and method for the...
8442424 Interactive live political events  
An interactive political event allows clients to provide feedback to political candidates speakers and/or event producers relative to the event being observed. Feedback options include shout outs,...
RE44073 SMS inquiry and invitation distribution method and system  
The invention is an SMS distribution method for inquiries, invitations and proposals in which inquiries are sent to mobile telephone numbers included in a distribution list and their replies are...
8380175 System for providing interactive advertisements to user of mobile devices  
A system for mobile devices that facilitates the creation and dissemination of interactive media to a plurality of mobile devices and PCs/laptops that comprise a client component. The interactive...
8374541 Group response detecting system, communication system, input device and communication control device  
A plurality of nodes 2-n are assigned to a plurality of operators. The each node 2-n detects input operation of the corresponding operator to transmit detection information in a wireless manner. A...
8369826 Methods and apparatus to identify wireless subscriber activity status  
Example methods and apparatus to identify wireless subscriber activity status are disclosed. A disclosed example method includes identifying a market of interest associated with wireless services,...
8358966 Detecting and measuring exposure to media content items  
User exposure to media items is detected and measured. A mobile client device carried by a user digitally samples the audio environment of the user on a regular basis. These samples are...
8351845 Control method, control apparatus, data receiving and recording method, data receiver and receiving method  
A data receiving and recording method and data receiver are provided for receiving data coded by a predetermined method and copyright information attached to the data. While recording the received...
8326214 Responding to recipient rated wirelessly broadcast electronic works  
A secondary player receives a wireless broadcast of an electronic work from a primary player. Responsive to a playback of the electronic work from the secondary player, the secondary player...
8326212 Methods and apparatus to collect media exposure information  
Methods and apparatus to collect media exposure information are described. An example apparatus includes an identifier card including a plurality of machine readable codes corresponding to one or...
8321556 Method and system for collecting data on a wireless device  
A method of storing collected data on a wireless device. User interaction with a wireless device and/or the performance of the wireless device is monitored and data related thereto collected. The...
8296791 Media usage monitoring and measurement system and method  
Media monitoring and measurement systems and methods are disclosed. Some embodiments of the present invention provide a media measurement system and method that utilizes audience data to enhance...
8290423 Method and apparatus for identification of broadcast source  
A user (102) hears an audio program being broadcast and can record a sample of the audio. The sample is then conveyed to an analyzing means (106) to determine to which broadcast station the user...
8285196 Mobile device and distribution server for surveys using interactive media  
An electronic infrastructure consisting a plurality of client mobile devices, a distribution server and network that communicatively couples the plurality of client mobile devices and distribution...
8270894 Response and communication system and method for interacting with and between audience members  
A method and system for interacting with and between audience members located in the same or different locations is described including a central computer, at least one base station connected to...
8270893 Mobile device and server capable of supporting adhoc questionnaires  
A questionnaire network in which a mobile device is used by user to create questionnaires and send it to other recipients. The questionnaire is created by user of mobile device using audio inputs...
8248234 Methods and apparatus to detect carrying of a portable audience measurement device  
Methods and apparatus to detect carrying of a portable audience measurement device are disclosed herein. An example portable audience measurement device includes a media detector carried by a...
8244179 Wireless inter-device data processing configured through inter-device transmitted data  
A wireless media player and a related system and methodology are disclosed. One aspect of the wireless media player system pertains to a virtual connector system, apparatus, and method for the...
8244170 Tracking locally broadcast electronic works  
A second player detects a first player locally broadcasting an electronic work. The second player accepts a distribution cookie from the first player at the second player with the broadcast of the...
8185100 Communication system  
There is described a communication system in which data is received by and/or transmitted to a telecommunications apparatus using an acoustic data channel. In embodiments, the data is encoded...
8150429 Cost-effective voting  
The subject matter of this specification can be embodied in, among other things, a method that includes receiving an electronic voting request from an originating mobile device at a recipient...
8145245 SMS inquiry and invitation distribution method and system  
The invention is an SMS distribution method for inquiries, invitations and proposals in which inquiries are sent to mobile telephone numbers included in a distribution list and their replies are...
8135331 System for providing interactive user interactive user interest survey to user of mobile devices  
A system for mobile devices that facilitates the creation and dissemination of user interest surveys to a plurality of mobile devices and PCs/laptops that comprise a user interest survey client...
8112650 Adaptive method for system re-acquisition in power saving mode operation in a mobile wiMAX system  
Methods and apparatus for re-acquiring a WiMAX network after a relatively long power saving mode (e.g., sleep or idle mode) using a “pre-wakeup” scheme are provided. According to this pre-wakeup...
8091107 Methods and apparatus for presenting a digital video work customized to viewer preferences  
Methods for producing a digital video work to be presented in potentially viewable scenes with the ability to customize the scene sequences presented to individual viewers based upon expressed or...
8040237 Methods and apparatus to detect carrying of a portable audience measurement device  
Methods and apparatus to detect carrying of a portable audience measurement device are disclosed herein. An example portable audience measurement device includes a housing; a media detector in the...

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