EP2235700A4 - Survey data acquisition - Google Patents

Survey data acquisition

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Publication number
EP2235700A4
EP2235700A4 EP20080870133 EP08870133A EP2235700A4 EP 2235700 A4 EP2235700 A4 EP 2235700A4 EP 20080870133 EP20080870133 EP 20080870133 EP 08870133 A EP08870133 A EP 08870133A EP 2235700 A4 EP2235700 A4 EP 2235700A4
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Prior art keywords
survey
data
acquisition
survey data
data acquisition
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EP20080870133
Other languages
German (de)
French (fr)
Other versions
EP2235700A1 (en )
Inventor
Jack C Crystal
Alan R Neuhauser
William K Krug
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Nielsen Audio Inc
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Nielsen Audio Inc
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    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04HBROADCAST COMMUNICATION
    • H04H60/00Arrangements for broadcast applications with a direct linking to broadcast information or broadcast space-time; Broadcast-related systems
    • H04H60/56Arrangements characterised by components specially adapted for monitoring, identification or recognition covered by groups H04H60/29-H04H60/54
    • H04H60/58Arrangements characterised by components specially adapted for monitoring, identification or recognition covered by groups H04H60/29-H04H60/54 of audio
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04HBROADCAST COMMUNICATION
    • H04H60/00Arrangements for broadcast applications with a direct linking to broadcast information or broadcast space-time; Broadcast-related systems
    • H04H60/76Arrangements characterised by transmission systems other than for broadcast, e.g. the Internet
    • H04H60/78Arrangements characterised by transmission systems other than for broadcast, e.g. the Internet characterised by source locations or destination locations
    • H04H60/80Arrangements characterised by transmission systems other than for broadcast, e.g. the Internet characterised by source locations or destination locations characterised by transmission among terminal devices
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04LTRANSMISSION OF DIGITAL INFORMATION, e.g. TELEGRAPHIC COMMUNICATION
    • H04L65/00Network arrangements or protocols for real-time communications
    • H04L65/10Signalling, control or architecture
    • H04L65/1013Network architectures, gateways, control or user entities
    • H04L65/1059End-user terminal functionality
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04NPICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION
    • H04N21/00Selective content distribution, e.g. interactive television, VOD [Video On Demand]
    • H04N21/40Client devices specifically adapted for the reception of or interaction with content, e.g. set-top-box [STB]; Operations thereof
    • H04N21/41Structure of client; Structure of client peripherals
    • H04N21/422Structure of client; Structure of client peripherals using Input-only peripherals, i.e. input devices connected to specially adapted client devices, e.g. Global Positioning System [GPS]
    • H04N21/42202Structure of client; Structure of client peripherals using Input-only peripherals, i.e. input devices connected to specially adapted client devices, e.g. Global Positioning System [GPS] environmental sensors, e.g. for detecting temperature, luminosity, pressure, earthquakes
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04NPICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION
    • H04N21/00Selective content distribution, e.g. interactive television, VOD [Video On Demand]
    • H04N21/40Client devices specifically adapted for the reception of or interaction with content, e.g. set-top-box [STB]; Operations thereof
    • H04N21/41Structure of client; Structure of client peripherals
    • H04N21/422Structure of client; Structure of client peripherals using Input-only peripherals, i.e. input devices connected to specially adapted client devices, e.g. Global Positioning System [GPS]
    • H04N21/42203Structure of client; Structure of client peripherals using Input-only peripherals, i.e. input devices connected to specially adapted client devices, e.g. Global Positioning System [GPS] sound input device, e.g. microphone
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04HBROADCAST COMMUNICATION
    • H04H60/00Arrangements for broadcast applications with a direct linking to broadcast information or broadcast space-time; Broadcast-related systems
    • H04H60/29Arrangements for monitoring broadcast services or broadcast-related services
    • H04H60/31Arrangements for monitoring the use made of the broadcast services
EP20080870133 2006-12-20 2008-12-31 Survey data acquisition Withdrawn EP2235700A4 (en)

Priority Applications (3)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US980107 true 2007-12-31 2007-12-31
US12006449 US20080204273A1 (en) 2006-12-20 2007-12-31 Survey data acquisition
PCT/US2008/014132 WO2009088477A1 (en) 2007-12-31 2008-12-31 Survey data acquisition

Applications Claiming Priority (1)

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EP20110196181 EP2442465A3 (en) 2007-12-31 2008-12-31 Survey data acquisition

Publications (2)

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EP2235700A1 true EP2235700A1 (en) 2010-10-06
EP2235700A4 true true EP2235700A4 (en) 2011-12-14

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CA (1) CA2710854A1 (en)
WO (1) WO2009088477A1 (en)

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CA2710854A1 (en) 2009-07-16 application
WO2009088477A1 (en) 2009-07-16 application
EP2442465A3 (en) 2013-05-29 application
EP2235700A1 (en) 2010-10-06 application
EP2442465A2 (en) 2012-04-18 application

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