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Lee S Weinblatt, Thomas Langer: Audience detection. Lee S Weinblatt, Cohen Pontani Lieberman & Pavane, December 26, 2006: US07155159 (80 worldwide citation)

An audience surveying technique for identifying individual members of an audience listening to and/or watching a program performed from a programming signal source. A stationary apparatus is operatively arranged at a reception location with a plurality of portable devices designed to be worn by the ...


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Lee S Weinblatt: Audience detection. Winmore, Cozen O Connor, January 14, 2014: US08631427 (1 worldwide citation)

A technique is disclosed for identifying members of an audience tuned to a program broadcast by a programming signal source, comprising the steps of storing personal identification signals in a plurality of portable devices to be carried by members of the audience; periodically transmitting said ide ...


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Cihan F Atkin: Techniques for viewing movies. XCINEX CORPORATION, Edell Shapiro & Finnan, December 20, 2016: US09525911

Apparatus is disclosed for streaming pay-per-view digital content to a content display unit a viewing audience is watching in a viewing area. An audience detection controller controls the display of content as a function of whether or not payment has been received for the number of viewers present i ...


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Simon Michael Rowe, Nicholas Salvatore Arini, Owen Charlebois: Logging individuals for TV measurement compliance. Google, Foley & Lardner, John D Lanza, October 3, 2017: US09781456

A TV audience survey system for determining the TV viewing activities of a plurality of individuals in a household includes a master device and multiple tags, each tag assigned to an individual. After an individual logs into the system and starts watching the TV, the master device communicates with ...


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WEINBLATT LEE S: [fr] Détection daudience, [de] Publikumserkennung, [en] Audience Detection. WEINBLATT LEE S, October 14, 2009: EP2109238-A2

[en] A technique is disclosed for identifying members of an audience tuned to a program broadcast by a programming signal source, comprising the steps of storing personal identification signals in a plurality of portable devices to be carried by members of the audience periodically transmitting said ...


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Kuohua Wu, David L Erickson: Audience detection for increasing component longevity. Hewlett Packard Company, December 6, 2007: US20070279525-A1

A system for increasing component longevity in a display device includes: a display device; a sensor for detecting an audience associated with the display device; and a control subsystem connected to the sensor. The control subsystem is configured to deactivate at least one component of the display ...


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Lee S Weinblatt: Audience Detection. Cohen Pontani Lieberman & Pavane, October 22, 2009: US20090265729-A1

A technique is disclosed for identifying members of an audience tuned to a program broadcast by a programming signal source, comprising the steps of storing personal identification signals in a plurality of portable devices to be carried by members of the audience; periodically transmitting said ide ...


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Nakane Toshihiro: Device for creating virtual reality. Sega Enterp, February 22, 1994: JP1994-047170

PURPOSE: To provide virtual reality to a player even if the player moves by correcting an image and a sound image in accordance with the movement of the audience which is detected by audience detection means, where the image and the sound image are formed by image formation means and sound image for ...


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DYNAMIC CONTENT RATING MANAGEMENT ACROSS A VARIETY OF TELEVISION INPUT SOURCES. July 24, 2014: US20140208340-A1

Generally, this disclosure describes a system and method for dynamic content management across a variety of television input sources. The system may include an audience detection module configured to identify a viewer in a viewing area of a display configured to display received media content; a med ...


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SITRUK Mikael, RONEN Royi, ZIKLIK Elad, KOENIGSTEIN Noam: [fr] DÉTECTION DAUDIENCE AUTOMATIQUE PERMETTANT DE MODIFIER DES PROFILS UTILISATEURS ET DEFFECTUER DES RECOMMANDATIONS DE GROUPE, [en] AUTOMATIC AUDIENCE DETECTION FOR MODIFYING USER PROFILES AND MAKING GROUP RECOMMENDATIONS. MICROSOFT CORPORATION, December 18, 2014: WO/2014/200944

[en] Disclosed herein is a system and method for determining that a current user profile in a system should be modified or changed. An audience detection component detects that a characteristic has been detected that does not match at least one characteristic in the current user profile. The audienc ...