51
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 ...


52
Jeff Bradley Beal, Sumedha Arvind Kshirsagar, Nishant Kumar, Ajay Gopalakrishnan, Kevin Robert Charter: Outcome-oriented dialogs on a speech recognition platform. Amazon Technologies, Lee & Hayes PLLC, August 1, 2017: US09721570 (3 worldwide citation)

A speech recognition platform configured to receive an audio signal that includes speech from a user and perform automatic speech recognition (ASR) on the audio signal to identify ASR results. The platform may identify: (i) a domain of a voice command within the speech based on the ASR results and b ...


53
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 ...


54
Guinn R Edward: Method and system for a vote based media system. Guinn R Edward, Webb Glenn L, April 7, 2011: WO/2011/040999 (3 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for allowing a user to interact with a station so to have input into the selection of media to be broadcast. The user is able to vote on selections within a media library. The station tabulates the votes and broadcasts the highest ranked selection based on vote totals. The user i ...


55
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 ...


56
Kevin R Lockhart, Richard D Wooden, Jeffrey D Zigler, Jacqueline J Lockhart: Customizing perishable content of a media channel. Clear Channel Management Services, Garlick & Markison, Edward J Marshall, March 11, 2014: US08671214 (2 worldwide citation)

A user can specify particular news, weather, traffic, or other perishable content received on a particular Internet radio station or other media channel. The user can customize the station so that wherever the user is currently located, he can receive perishable content related to a preferred geogra ...


57
Steven Beckhardt, Andrew J Schulert, Gregory Ramsperger: Cloud queue access control. Sonos, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, January 3, 2017: US09537852 (2 worldwide citation)

An example implementation may involve a media playback system obtaining an authorization token corresponding to a particular queue of media items at a remote server. The media playback system may send to the remote server, (i) the obtained authorization token, and (ii) a request for access to one or ...


58
David D Minter, Albert S Baldocchi: Methods and systems for selecting internet radio program break content using mobile device location. Scot A Reader, May 28, 2013: US08452227 (2 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for selecting content for outputting on a mobile device during a program break in an Internet radio stream using mobile device location information. In one aspect, the methods and systems seamlessly select content for outputting on a mobile device during a program break in an Int ...


59
Benjamin Rappoport: Base properties in a media playback system. Sonos, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, January 10, 2017: US09544701 (2 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 ...


60
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 (2 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 ...



Click the thumbnails below to visualize the patent trend.