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Justin Tidwell, Eduardo Samame, Craig Engel: Apparatus and methods for data collection, analysis and validation including error correction in a content delivery network. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, July 9, 2013: US08484511 (185 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for collection, validation, analysis, and automated error correction of data regarding user interaction with content. In one embodiment, statistical methods are used to arrive at expected values for the collected data. The data is compared to the expected value and must meet on ...


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Justin Tidwell, Eduardo Samame, Craig Engel: Apparatus and methods for data collection, analysis and validation including error correction in a content delivery network. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, April 7, 2015: US09003436 (7 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for collection, validation, analysis, and automated error correction of data regarding user interaction with content. In one embodiment, statistical methods are used to arrive at expected values for the collected data. The data is compared to the expected value and must meet on ...


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Justin Tidwell, Eduardo G Samame, Bryan Santangelo: Methods and apparatus for targeted secondary content insertion. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, August 19, 2014: US08813124 (6 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for identification and insertion of content targeted to a particular audience within a content-based network, such as a cable television or satellite network. In one embodiment of the invention, audience qualities are identified and distributed to an advertisement decision make ...


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Justin Tidwell, Eduardo G Samame, Bryan Santangelo: Methods and apparatus for evaluating an audience in a content-based network. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, November 3, 2015: US09178634 (5 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for identifying, creating and distributing audience qualities and other information to an advertisement management system and/or an advertisement decision maker. In one embodiment, the methods and apparatus of the invention provide a technique for classifying data collected abo ...


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Justin Tidwell, Eduardo G Samame, Bryan Santangelo: Methods and apparatus for classifying an audience in a content distribution network. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, January 13, 2015: US08935721 (3 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for identifying, distributing, and/or utilizing data regarding audience qualities within an advertisement management system. In one embodiment, the methods and apparatus of the present invention provide a technique for classifying data collected about an audience, and creating ...


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Justin Tidwell, Eduardo Samame, Craig Engel: Apparatus and methods for identifying and characterizing latency in a content delivery network. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, January 6, 2015: US08930979 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for identification and characterization of latency in a content delivery network. In one embodiment, interaction of users with content is recorded via the collection of a plurality of tuning records; the latency is then utilize to adjust the timing on the tuning records to acco ...


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Justin Tidwell, Forrest Murphy, Bryan Santangelo, Steven Riedl: Methods and apparatus for audience research in a content-based network. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, July 28, 2015: US09094140 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for accurate, secure and uniform exchange of audience research data. In one embodiment, viewership data is provided in real-time and offers the ability to monitor audience activities regarding, among others, broadcast, VOD or DVR content. A standardized message configuration is ...


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Justin Tidwell, Eduardo Samame: Apparatus and methods for enabling presence-based and use-based services. Time Warner Cable Enterprises, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, July 17, 2018: US10028025

Apparatus and methods for enabling presence-based and/or use-based services. In one embodiment, a presence database and an evaluation entity collect information relating to a device's location and activity. The presence database collects location-based data to build anonymized user profiles; estimat ...


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Justin Tidwell, Edward G Samame, Bryan Santangelo: Methods and apparatus for targeted secondary content insertion. TIME WARNER CABLE ENTERPRISES, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, August 14, 2018: US10051304

Methods and apparatus for identification and insertion of content targeted to a particular audience within a content-based network, such as a cable television or satellite network. In one embodiment of the invention, audience qualities are identified and distributed to an advertisement decision make ...


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Justin Tidwell: Apparatus and methods for enabling media options in a content delivery network. TIME WARNER CABLE ENTERPRISES, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, August 14, 2018: US10051305

Apparatus and methods for providing media options over a network. In one embodiment, the media options are presented in conjunction with a promotion or advertisement for particular content. The precise ones of a plurality of disclosed options that will be presented may be determined based at least i ...