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Electrical Audio Signal Processing Systems And Devices > One-way Audio Signal Program Distribution

One-way Audio Signal Program Distribution

One-way Audio Signal Program Distribution patent applications listed include Date, Patent Application Number, Patent Title, Patent Abstract summary and are linked to the corresponding patent application page.

04/17/14 - 20140105415 - High bandwidth configurable serial link
Aspects of the disclosure provide an audio circuit that includes a clock circuit, a transmitting circuit, an audio data preparation circuit and a controller. The controller is configured to provide control signals to configure the transmitting circuit and the audio data preparation circuit according to one of a plurality of...

03/27/14 - 20140086430 - Removing network delay in a live broadcast
A first stream of audio data is received a into a data store. Excess pauses are identified in the audio data. A second stream of audio data is transmitted from the data store comprising the first stream of audio data with the excess pause removed, the second stream of audio...

03/20/14 - 20140079241 - Systems and methods for providing personalized audio content
A method for providing audio content to a user device in a movie theater includes the steps of personalizing the audio content for the user device based on an identifier and providing the personalized audio content to the user device. In some embodiments, the identifier is based on demographic information...

03/06/14 - 20140064513 - System and method for remotely controlling audio equipment
An innovative new series of personal near-field active monitor speakers incorporating a digital wireless receiver and an industry-standard digital serial data interface that provides for wireless and wired digital audio streaming, apps for mobile devices or computers (smart phones, tablets, laptops etc.) to provide remote configuration of studio monitor modeling,...

02/27/14 - 20140056437 - Portable fitness monitoring systems, and applications thereof
Portable fitness monitoring systems, and applications thereof, are disclosed. In an embodiment, a portable fitness monitoring system includes a portable fitness monitoring device, a sensor in communication with the portable fitness monitoring device for sensing performance parameters during a physical activity conducted by the user and communicating performance parameter data...

02/13/14 - 20140044276 - Broadcast audio service
Various embodiments are disclosed for facilitating reception of a digital audio stream over a wireless personal area network (PAN). At a wireless network mobile computing device, a wireless network audio broadcast device is discovered. The wireless network audio broadcast device is operable to provide a digital audio stream over a...

02/06/14 - 20140037103 - Identifying a change to adjust audio data
Examples disclose a method of transmitting audio data to a wireless device and receiving frequency coefficients associated with the audio data from the device. Further, examples disclose analyzing the frequency coefficients to identify a change between the transmitted audio data and the received frequency coefficients. Additionally, examples also disclose adjusting...

02/06/14 - 20140037104 - Display apparatus, display system, and control method thereof
Exemplary embodiments disclose a display apparatus, a display system, and a control method thereof, the display apparatus including: an image processing device configured to process an image signal; an audio processing device configured to process an audio signal; a communication device configured to conduct wireless communication with a peripheral and...

02/06/14 - 20140037105 - Digital audio communication and control in a live performance venue
In embodiments of the present invention improved capabilities are described for digitally transmitting audio that is converted from analog audio received from analog media pickup devices in a live performance venue by a stage box to a base unit over off-the-shelf twisted pair cable while sending pre-amplification control signals...

02/06/14 - 20140037106 - Information distributing system, information processing terminal device, information center, and information distributing method
The invention relates to an information distributing system for distributing data to at least one information processing terminal device from an information center storing data. The information distributing system of the invention is structured such that character data, audio data, and both the character data and the audio data are...

01/02/14 - 20140003618 - Audio mixes for listening environments
This specification describes technologies relating to generating audio mixes for listening environments. A method is provided that includes receiving digital audio data; receiving an environmental input, the environmental input being associated with the listening environment; calculating one or more audio parameters for the digital audio data based on the received...

12/26/13 - 20130343566 - Collecting and providing local playback system information
Systems, methods, apparatus, and articles of manufacture to facilitate gathering, aggregation and analysis of content playback and system data from one or more local playback networks. Certain embodiments facilitate analysis and recommendation to one or more local playback systems based on the aggregated and analyzed data. An example method includes...

12/26/13 - 20130343567 - Systems and methods for networked music playback including remote add to queue
Systems, methods, apparatus, and articles of manufacture to facilitate discovery and remote configuration of content for playback via a multimedia playback network are disclosed. An example method includes facilitating identification of multimedia content being played, the identification including at least one of a content identifier associated with the content and...

12/26/13 - 20130343568 - System with speaker, transceiver and related devices
A system includes a housing, a speaker included in the housing, and a first transceiver associated with the housing to wirelessly transmit and receive audio content and control information. The speaker is able to produce audible signals from the audio content received by the transceiver. A plurality of remote speakers...

12/19/13 - 20130336496 - Method for determining audio broadcast transmission signal coverage
Computer implemented methods and systems for the prediction of the reception of a desired in-band on-channel digital audio broadcast signal (IBOC DAB) are described. A method includes computing a first ratio of a weaker undesired adjacent broadcast signal to a stronger undesired adjacent broadcast signal; computing a second ratio of...

12/19/13 - 20130336497 - Dynamic sonic signal intensity adjustment
Transmitting a sonic signal is disclosed. An ambient audio level is detected. A signal intensity is determined. The signal intensity is determined based at least in part on the detected ambient audio level. A sonic signal encoding data is transmitted to a mobile device. The sonic signal is transmitted at...

12/05/13 - 20130322648 - Multi-stream-multipoint-jack audio streaming
A method and device for streaming the output of one or more audio sources to one or more smart headsets includes establishing a secure connection with a smart headset, associating an audio channel of the one or more audio sources with the smart headset, and streaming the associated audio channel...

11/28/13 - 20130315416 - Device connecting multiple audio sources over wireless connections to amplifiers and speakers
An audio device connects multiple audio sources to speakers. The audio device has an audio input for receiving the output of a wireless receiver, an audio channel including an amplifier that processes the audio input to provide an audio signal that is directed to the speakers. The audio channel also...

10/24/13 - 20130279714 - System, apparatus and method for transmitting continuous audio data
A system, apparatus and a method for transmitting continuous audio data configured to mitigate data discontinuities in a receiving device. The method may mitigate data discontinuities by transmitting a continuous stream of audio data that has reduced changes to the audio data characteristics. The method may transmit filler audio data...

10/24/13 - 20130279715 - Profile management method and system
A system and method are disclosed for a profile management comprising receiving short profile data of a user from a device, the short profile data comprising an identifier element and being associated with long profile data of the user in a database on a network, the short profile data being...

10/17/13 - 20130272535 - Wireless speaker and wireless speaker system thereof
Disclosed is a wireless speaker having a structure with the outer cover. The outer cover can be easily detached from the speaker body, facilitating user's mounting external electronic products as desired, for example, various types of bulbs, such as an LED or energy-saving lamp, and a wireless router or a...

10/03/13 - 20130259257 - Corded audio device with wireless data exchange
Disclosed is a corded audio device comprising a first housing; a first speaker for converting an electronic signal into sound, the first speaker being accommodated in the first housing; a cord with a connector for connection to and receiving an audio signal from a media player, the cord being connected...

09/26/13 - 20130251173 - Wireless microphone system
Provided is a wireless microphone system comprising a microphone and a wireless receiver, wherein the wireless microphone system is provided with: a normal communication mode in which communication is performed by using a normal unique word (UWN) preset in both the microphone and the wireless receiver devices; a confidential setting...

09/19/13 - 20130243219 - Wireless digital communication method and system
The present invention discloses a wireless digital communication method and a wireless digital communication system, relates to the technical field of wireless communication, and can increase the flexibility of communication in a wireless audio transmission system and the utilization ratio of resources of the system and effectively reduce the power...

08/29/13 - 20130223641 - Electronic device, accessory, and method for detecting an accessory
Electronic device, accessory, and method for detecting an accessory are provided. The electronic device includes a connector, a control unit, and an audio processing unit. The connector is configured to connect to an accessory and has an audio contact. The control unit has first and second terminals, which are coupled...

08/29/13 - 20130223642 - Managing audio output through an intermediary
The present invention extends to methods, devices, systems, and computer program products for managing audio output through an intermediary. In some embodiments, an audio controller emulates a direct connection between an audio source device and an audio output device. In other embodiments, audio content local to an audio controller is...

08/15/13 - 20130208911 - System and method for synchronizing operations among a plurality of independently clocked digital data processing devices
In a network comprising at least a first zone player and a second zone player, a method comprising: receiving, at a user interface module, a command to establish a synchrony group, wherein the synchrony group comprises at least the first zone player and the second zone player; and displaying, at...

08/08/13 - 20130202129 - Object-oriented audio streaming system
Systems and methods for providing object-oriented audio are described. Audio objects can be created by associating sound sources with attributes of those sound sources, such as location, velocity, directivity, and the like. Audio objects can be used in place of or in addition to channels to distribute sound, for example,...

07/04/13 - 20130170665 - Ultra-compact headset
An ultra-compact headset device including both speaker and microphone capability in at least one earphone overcomes the minimum size requirements of previous headsets by controlling the speaker and microphone functionality so that each earphone functions either as a speaker or microphone, but never both at the same time. Various embodiment...

06/27/13 - 20130163780 - Method and apparatus for information exchange between multimedia components for the purpose of improving audio transducer performance
A system and method for utilizing a plurality of Transducer specification files (TSFs) stored in one or more TSF databases to configure a Transducer Correction Processor (TCP). An incoming audio stream from an audio signal source is provided to the TCP, with the TCP using the unique configuration of the...

05/30/13 - - System and method for listening to teams in a race event
A computer-implemented method and system allows a remote computer user to listen to teams in a race event. The method includes receiving audio signals from a plurality of audio sources at the race event; transmitting at least some of the audio signals to a remote computer; and filtering the audio...

05/23/13 - 20130129111 - Data retrieval instructions provided using radio signals
Methods and devices are disclosed for controlling an electronic device using data transmitted over radio signals. In some embodiments, a radio source may embed instructions to control an electronic device into a radio signal. For example, the radio source may use the RDS communications protocol to transmit the instructions in...

05/16/13 - 20130121502 - Vehicular sound processing apparatus and vehicular apparatus
A vehicular apparatus receives music data from a portable terminal through a first communication device and stores the music data to a memory unit. The vehicular apparatus then outputs the music data stored to a music playback apparatus. The vehicular apparatus continues the output of the music data stored in...

05/16/13 - 20130121503 - Location-indexed audio content
Associations between pieces of electronic audio content and geographic locations are stored. An indication of a present link between an electronic device and a particular geographic location is received. A particular piece of electronic audio content is identified as being related to the particular geographic location. The identified piece of...

05/09/13 - 20130114826 - Light bulb holder module with built-in speaker
A light bulb holder module with a built-in speaker is embedded into a light bulb slot. The light bulb holder module includes a light bulb holder, a control unit, a first electronic switch, a second electronic switch, a wireless transceiver unit, and a speaker. Also, a light bulb is installed...

05/02/13 - 20130108071 - Method and apparatus for transmitting digital contents
The invention discloses a method for transmitting digital contents between devices. First digital contents are modulated into an audio signal in a first device, wherein the first digital contents include contact information and at least one index of at least one second digital content. The audio signal is outputted by...

05/02/13 - 20130108072 - Wireless device for receiving and forwarding an audio signal
A wireless device (8a, 8b) for receiving and forwarding an audio signal includes: an antenna (12a, 12b) for receiving the audio signal from a source (2); a circuit (14a, 14b) for receiving and processing the received audio signal; and a jack audio (9a, 9b) for providing the processed audio signal...

04/25/13 - 20130101133 - Sound system using wireless power transmission
A sound system using wireless power transmission is provided. A power and data transmission apparatus in the sound system, includes a data transmitting unit configured to wirelessly transmit, to a sound output device, sound data. The apparatus further includes a power transmitting unit configured to wirelessly transmit, to the sound...

04/11/13 - 20130089217 - Arranging an audio signal based on the number of loudspeakers
An apparatus including: a router configured to route a first audio signal to a local loudspeaker apparatus; and a switch configured to route at least one further audio signal, wherein in a first mode of operation the switch is configured to route the at least one further audio signal to...

03/14/13 - 20130064385 - Method and apparatus for providing audio content, user terminal and computer readable recording medium
A method, apparatus, and a computer-readable storage medium for providing audio content are provided. The method includes receiving, from at least one external device, a request for audio content; and transmitting, to the at least one external device, at least one piece of audio advertisement information while transmitting, to the...

02/07/13 - 20130034240 - Audio interface device
A wireless interface device for at least one of wireless transmission from an electric analogue audio device and wireless reception at an electric analogue audio device of an audio signal, comprises an audio connector jack plug or jack socket in communication with a system that is at least one of...

01/31/13 - 20130028438 - System and method to facilitate repeat broadcasts of content
A system for delivering content to users from a content provider including a transmission system for transmitting content in a series of segments and a plurality of receivers, each of the receivers comprising a memory, a processor, and an output driver. The memory may have stored therein instructions that, when...

01/17/13 - 20130016848 - Managing audio output through an intermediary
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for managing audio output through an intermediary. In some embodiments, an audio controller emulates a direct connection between an audio source device and an audio output device. In other embodiments, audio content local to an audio controller is combined...

01/17/13 - 20130016849 - Accessory device for mfxing audio streams from two portable audio units, and broadcasting device comprising said accessory device
An accessory device for a first portable audio unit, for sharing audio data between the first audio unit and a second portable audio unit, the accessory device including communication means linked to the audio input and arranged in such a way as to send the inherent audio stream originating from...

01/10/13 - 20130010979 - Transmitter
Where information is to be conveyed as acoustic waves, embodiments of the present invention provide a transmitter capable of causing acoustic waves that convey information to be not easily perceived by the human ear. A transmitter, being an apparatus that converts various types of encoded information into acoustic wave(s) in...

12/27/12 - 20120328120 - Interface circuit
A video signal and an audio signal are TMDS transmitted from a source device to a sink device. Through a reserved line and a HPD line provided separately from a TMDS transmission line, an Ethernet™ signal is bidirectionally transmitted, and also, a SPDIF signal is transmitted from the sink device...

12/20/12 - 20120321098 - Providing broadcast listener participation
A listener participation interface allows listeners to generate playlists that include media elements selected from a library of available media elements. The playlists generated by the listener participation interface are automatically compatible with broadcast automation software used by a broadcaster, so that little, if any, modification of listener-submitted playlists is...

12/13/12 - 20120314884 - Portable streaming media device
A portable streaming media device connects to a wireless network, connects to a media stream (e.g., an audio stream or video stream) associated with a streaming media channel identified by channel information stored in memory, and processes the media stream for playback. The device can interpret input events based on...

12/06/12 - 20120308032 - Systems and methods for providing multiple audio streams in a venue
Methods and systems for providing multiple audio streams, such as, for example, those audio streams that may be available in a public venue, are presented. An example system may include a plurality of audio relay devices and an access device. Each of the audio relay devices may receive an audio...

12/06/12 - 20120308033 - Communication node for venue-oriented communications
Methods and systems for providing a communication node for venue-oriented communications are presented. An example system may include a network interface, at least one processor, and memory storing modules including instructions for execution by the processor. The network interface may be communicatively coupled with a wireless access device in communication...

12/06/12 - 20120308034 - Wireless sound transmission system and method
A system providing sound to a user, having at least one audio signal source; a transmission unit with a digital transmitter which transmits audio signals via a wireless digital audio link as audio data packets, each packet having a start frame delimiter, audio data and a frame check sequence; at...