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Nishith Kumar Sinha, Donald Jude Loheide, Matthew Paul Giles: Method and system for a reward program based on automatic content recognition. Turner Broadcasting System, Arent Fox, December 23, 2014: US08918804 (16 worldwide citation)

An automatic content recognition (ACR)-enabled connected TV device coupled to an ACR system may be operable to detect, utilizing the ACR system, interaction with and/or watching of certain content by a viewer. A reward may be presented by the ACR-enabled connected TV device, utilizing the ACR system ...


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Nishith Kumar Sinha, Donald Jude Loheide, Matthew Paul Giles: Method and system for implementation of rules for overlays based on automatic content recognition. Turner Broadcasting System, Arent Fox, October 7, 2014: US08856817 (7 worldwide citation)

An automatic content recognition (ACR)-enabled connected TV device may be operable to present, utilizing an ACR system, an overlay during presentation of content, based on one or more rules. The one or more rules may be implemented utilizing information provided by the ACR system. The presented over ...


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Nishith Kumar Sinha, Donald Jude Loheide, Matthew Paul Giles: Method and system for outcome prediction utilizing automatic content recognition. Turner Broadcasting Systems, Arent Fox, December 23, 2014: US08918832 (7 worldwide citation)

An automatic content recognition (ACR)-enabled connected TV device may be operable to identify, utilizing an ACR system, an event that is to take place in a presented program. An overlay, which comprises information on possible outcomes of the identified event, may be presented by the ACR-enabled co ...


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Nishith Kumar Sinha, Donald Jude Loheide, Matthew Paul Giles: Method and system for a synchronous event manager for automatic content recognition. Turner Broadcasting System, Arent Fox, September 9, 2014: US08832723 (7 worldwide citation)

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 perform ACR and may utilize a synchronous event manager comprising a software layer that may continuously b ...


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Nishith Kumar Sinha, Donald Jude Loheide, Matthew Paul Giles: Method and system for TV everywhere authentication based on automatic content recognition. TURNER BROADCASTING SYSTEM, Hopeton S Walker, Loza & Loza, April 19, 2016: US09319740 (3 worldwide citation)

An automatic content recognition (ACR)-enabled connected TV device may be operable to identify, utilizing an ACR system, a network which is being tuned to. An authentication may be performed by the ACR-enabled connected TV device for receiving content through a TV everywhere service associated with ...


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Nishith Kumar Sinha, Donald Jude Loheide, Matthew Paul Giles: Method and system for logo identification based on automatic content recognition. TURNER BROADCASTING SYSTEM, Hopeton S Walker, Loza & Loza, September 15, 2015: US09137568 (3 worldwide citation)

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 instructions to fingerprint certain regions in a video frame to identify the source of the content being displayed ...


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Nishith Kumar Sinha, Donald Jude Loheide, Matthew Paul Giles: Method and system for contextual advertisement replacement utilizing automatic content recognition. Turner Broadcasting System, Hopeton S Walker, Loza & Loza, May 24, 2016: US09351037 (1 worldwide citation)

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 present, utilizing the ACR, a variant of an advertisement in a next ad pod during presentation of conte ...


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Nishith Kumar Sinha, Donald Jude Loheide, Matthew Paul Giles: Method and system for synchronization of messages to content utilizing automatic content recognition. Turner Broadcasting System, Arent Fox, April 7, 2015: US09003440 (1 worldwide citation)

An automatic content recognition (ACR) enabled (ACR-enabled) connected TV device may be operable to present, utilizing ACR, an overlay starting at a time that is synchronized to an identified event in presented content. The overlay may comprise one or more messages associated with an online social n ...


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Nishith Kumar Sinha, Donald Jude Loheide, Matthew Paul Giles: Method and system for utilizing automatic content recognition for content tracking. Turner Broadcasting System, Arent Fox, March 31, 2015: US08997133 (1 worldwide citation)

An automatic content recognition (ACR) enabled (ACR-enabled) connected TV device may be operable to collect viewing data, utilizing ACR. The viewing data may comprise viewer interaction information and/or content presentation information associated with the ACR-enabled connected TV device and/or a p ...


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Nishith Kumar Sinha, Matthew Paul Giles, Donald Jude Loheide, Brainerd Sathianathan, Balaji Gopinath, Karl Christian Wolff Ingham: Method and system for providing synchronized advertisements and services. Turner Broadcasting System, Loza & Loza, Hopeton Walker, March 15, 2016: US09288509

A second screen communication device that is paired with an automatic content recognition (ACR) enabled display communication device is operable to detect presentation of a linear advertisement campaign on the ACR-enabled display communication device and control presentation of content, which is ass ...