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Cristian Alfred Worthington: DOM based media viewer. Bruce M Green, Oyen Wiggs Green & Mutala, May 15, 2012: US08181110 (4 worldwide citation)

A system by which a computer user can view or listen to selected media objects, such as videos or podcasts or Internet radio, located in the Document Object Model (“DOM”) of a web page. The system is able to isolate the media objects selected by a user or the media objects stipulated in a database c ...


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Per Ake Minborg, Carina Dreifeldt: Method and apparatus for obtaining digital objects in a communication network. Minborg Invent I Goteborg, Goodwin Ptocter, April 5, 2011: US07921221 (4 worldwide citation)

With techniques for obtaining digital objects (e.g., songs or video clips) from information providers in data communication networks (e.g., the Internet), the digital objects typically being sent through channels (e.g., Internet radio channels or Internet TV channels), end-users gain several advanta ...


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James P Lambert: Generating a composite media stream. Clear Channel Management Services, Alan Carlson, Edward J Marshall Attorney at Law PLLC, August 31, 2010: US07787973 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses a method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for providing information. According to one embodiment of the present invention, at least two data segments are collected. Each data segment is collected from a media stream, and each media stream is located at a differe ...


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Hilmar Lehnert, Timothy Sheen, Dayn Wilberding: Calibration error conditions. Sonos, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, January 3, 2017: US09538305 (3 worldwide citation)

Examples described herein involve identifying one or more error conditions during calibration of one or more playback devices in a playback environment. A microphone of a network device may detect and sample an audio signal while the one or more playback devices in the playback environment plays a c ...


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Benjamin Rappoport: Base properties in a media playback system. Sonos, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, January 10, 2017: US09544701 (3 worldwide citation)

An example implementation may involve a playback device assigning, to the playback device, a zone property that is assigned to a device base (e.g., a charging base) that the playback device is placed upon. For instance, a playback device may identify a particular base onto which the playback device ...


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Sam Pasupalak, Joshua R Pantony, Wilson Hsu, Zhiyuan Wu, Phil Tregenza, Kaheer Suleman, James Simpson, Andrew McNamara, Tareq Ismail: Conversational agent. MALUUBA, Perry Currier, February 21, 2017: US09575963 (3 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and computer program product provide a conversation agent to process natural language queries expressed by a user and perform commands according to the derived intention of the user. A natural language processing (NLP) engine derives intent using conditional random fields to identi ...


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G Victor Treyz, Susan M Treyz: Digital audio devices. February 9, 2010: US07660207 (3 worldwide citation)

An alarm clock radio is provided that handles downloaded audio files and streaming digital audio files. The alarm clock radio may have buttons and displays that allow the user to adjust various alarm clock radio settings. The user may also adjust settings remotely over the Internet or over an in-hom ...


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Soam Acharya: System and method for recommending songs. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, August 24, 2010: US07783623 (3 worldwide citation)

A system and method, operable by a processor running on a computing device and stored on a tangible computer readable medium, the system and method creating continuous, fixed duration, fixed size, or other such playlists for use on an individual listener's portable music player, as a programming gui ...


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Weinblatt Lee S: Technique for correlating purchase behavior of a consumer to advertisements. Weinblatt Lee S, January 17, 2007: EP1744276-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

A system for correlating a consumer's purchasing behavior to his/her exposure to advertisements. The advertisements are disseminated to consumers via the Internet, radio, television and direct mail. Monitoring data of the consumer's exposure to such advertisements are obtained. A scanner is used to ...


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Hugh Svendsen, Eugene M Farrelly: Method and system for populating a content repository for an internet radio service based on a recommendation network. Napo Enterprises, March 12, 2013: US08396951 (2 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented method and system are provided for populating the content repository of the media service based on real-time media recommendation network comprising a plurality of peer devices. Aspects of the method and system include receiving by a server a recommendation from one of the plu ...



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