New! View global litigation for patent families

WO2003102728A3 - Method and system for the storage, viewing management, and delivery of targeted advertising - Google Patents

Method and system for the storage, viewing management, and delivery of targeted advertising

Info

Publication number
WO2003102728A3
WO2003102728A3 PCT/US2003/016845 US0316845W WO2003102728A3 WO 2003102728 A3 WO2003102728 A3 WO 2003102728A3 US 0316845 W US0316845 W US 0316845W WO 2003102728 A3 WO2003102728 A3 WO 2003102728A3
Authority
WO
Grant status
Application
Patent type
Prior art keywords
subscriber
level
viewing
method
minimum
Prior art date
Application number
PCT/US2003/016845
Other languages
French (fr)
Other versions
WO2003102728A2 (en )
Inventor
Dean E Cerrato
Original Assignee
Predictive Media Corp
Priority date (The priority date is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the date listed.)
Filing date
Publication date

Links

Classifications

    • GPHYSICS
    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06QDATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS OR METHODS, SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES; SYSTEMS OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
    • G06Q30/00Commerce, e.g. shopping or e-commerce
    • G06Q30/02Marketing, e.g. market research and analysis, surveying, promotions, advertising, buyer profiling, customer management or rewards; Price estimation or determination
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04NPICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION
    • H04N21/00Selective content distribution, e.g. interactive television, VOD [Video On Demand]
    • H04N21/20Servers specifically adapted for the distribution of content, e.g. VOD servers; Operations thereof
    • H04N21/25Management operations performed by the server for facilitating the content distribution or administrating data related to end-users or client devices, e.g. end-user or client device authentication, learning user preferences for recommending movies
    • H04N21/254Management at additional data server, e.g. shopping server, rights management server
    • H04N21/2543Billing, e.g. for subscription services
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04NPICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION
    • H04N21/00Selective content distribution, e.g. interactive television, VOD [Video On Demand]
    • H04N21/20Servers specifically adapted for the distribution of content, e.g. VOD servers; Operations thereof
    • H04N21/25Management operations performed by the server for facilitating the content distribution or administrating data related to end-users or client devices, e.g. end-user or client device authentication, learning user preferences for recommending movies
    • H04N21/258Client or end-user data management, e.g. managing client capabilities, user preferences or demographics, processing of multiple end-users preferences to derive collaborative data
    • H04N21/25866Management of end-user data
    • H04N21/25883Management of end-user data being end-user demographical data, e.g. age, family status or address
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04NPICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION
    • H04N21/00Selective content distribution, e.g. interactive television, VOD [Video On Demand]
    • H04N21/20Servers specifically adapted for the distribution of content, e.g. VOD servers; Operations thereof
    • H04N21/25Management operations performed by the server for facilitating the content distribution or administrating data related to end-users or client devices, e.g. end-user or client device authentication, learning user preferences for recommending movies
    • H04N21/258Client or end-user data management, e.g. managing client capabilities, user preferences or demographics, processing of multiple end-users preferences to derive collaborative data
    • H04N21/25866Management of end-user data
    • H04N21/25891Management of end-user data being end-user preferences
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04NPICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION
    • H04N21/00Selective content distribution, e.g. interactive television, VOD [Video On Demand]
    • H04N21/20Servers specifically adapted for the distribution of content, e.g. VOD servers; Operations thereof
    • H04N21/25Management operations performed by the server for facilitating the content distribution or administrating data related to end-users or client devices, e.g. end-user or client device authentication, learning user preferences for recommending movies
    • H04N21/266Channel or content management, e.g. generation and management of keys and entitlement messages in a conditional access system, merging a VOD unicast channel into a multicast channel
    • H04N21/2668Creating a channel for a dedicated end-user group, e.g. insertion of targeted commercials based on end-user profiles
    • 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
    • H04N21/43Processing of content or additional data, e.g. demultiplexing additional data from a digital video stream; Elementary client operations, e.g. monitoring of home network, synchronizing decoder's clock; Client middleware
    • H04N21/433Content storage operation, e.g. storage operation in response to a pause request, caching operations
    • H04N21/4331Caching operations, e.g. of an advertisement for later insertion during playback
    • 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
    • H04N21/43Processing of content or additional data, e.g. demultiplexing additional data from a digital video stream; Elementary client operations, e.g. monitoring of home network, synchronizing decoder's clock; Client middleware
    • H04N21/44Processing of video elementary streams, e.g. splicing a video clip retrieved from local storage with an incoming video stream, rendering scenes according to MPEG-4 scene graphs
    • H04N21/44016Processing of video elementary streams, e.g. splicing a video clip retrieved from local storage with an incoming video stream, rendering scenes according to MPEG-4 scene graphs involving splicing one content stream with another content stream, e.g. for substituting a video clip
    • 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
    • H04N21/43Processing of content or additional data, e.g. demultiplexing additional data from a digital video stream; Elementary client operations, e.g. monitoring of home network, synchronizing decoder's clock; Client middleware
    • H04N21/442Monitoring of processes or resources, e.g. detecting the failure of a recording device, monitoring the downstream bandwidth, the number of times a movie has been viewed, the storage space available from the internal hard disk
    • H04N21/44204Monitoring of content usage, e.g. the number of times a movie has been viewed, copied or the amount which has been watched
    • 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
    • H04N21/43Processing of content or additional data, e.g. demultiplexing additional data from a digital video stream; Elementary client operations, e.g. monitoring of home network, synchronizing decoder's clock; Client middleware
    • H04N21/442Monitoring of processes or resources, e.g. detecting the failure of a recording device, monitoring the downstream bandwidth, the number of times a movie has been viewed, the storage space available from the internal hard disk
    • H04N21/44213Monitoring of end-user related data
    • H04N21/44222Monitoring of user selections, e.g. selection of programs, purchase activity
    • 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
    • H04N21/45Management operations performed by the client for facilitating the reception of or the interaction with the content or administrating data related to the end-user or to the client device itself, e.g. learning user preferences for recommending movies, resolving scheduling conflicts
    • H04N21/4508Management of client or end-user data
    • H04N21/4532Management of client or end-user data involving end-user characteristics, e.g. viewer profile, preferences
    • 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
    • H04N21/45Management operations performed by the client for facilitating the reception of or the interaction with the content or administrating data related to the end-user or to the client device itself, e.g. learning user preferences for recommending movies, resolving scheduling conflicts
    • H04N21/454Content or additional data filtering, e.g. blocking advertisements
    • H04N21/4542Blocking scenes or portions of the received content, e.g. censoring scenes
    • 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
    • H04N21/45Management operations performed by the client for facilitating the reception of or the interaction with the content or administrating data related to the end-user or to the client device itself, e.g. learning user preferences for recommending movies, resolving scheduling conflicts
    • H04N21/466Learning process for intelligent management, e.g. learning user preferences for recommending movies
    • H04N21/4667Processing of monitored end-user data, e.g. trend analysis based on the log file of viewer selections
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04NPICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION
    • H04N21/00Selective content distribution, e.g. interactive television, VOD [Video On Demand]
    • H04N21/80Generation or processing of content or additional data by content creator independently of the distribution process; Content per se
    • H04N21/81Monomedia components thereof
    • H04N21/812Monomedia components thereof involving advertisement data
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04NPICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION
    • H04N7/00Television systems
    • H04N7/16Analogue secrecy systems; Analogue subscription systems
    • H04N7/173Analogue secrecy systems; Analogue subscription systems with two-way working, e.g. subscriber sending a programme selection signal
    • H04N7/17309Transmission or handling of upstream communications
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04NPICTORIAL COMMUNICATION, e.g. TELEVISION
    • H04N7/00Television systems
    • H04N7/16Analogue secrecy systems; Analogue subscription systems
    • H04N7/173Analogue secrecy systems; Analogue subscription systems with two-way working, e.g. subscriber sending a programme selection signal
    • H04N7/17309Transmission or handling of upstream communications
    • H04N7/17318Direct or substantially direct transmission and handling of requests

Abstract

A method for managing television advertisements. The method includes determining if a subscriber has reached a minimum level of advertisement viewing (Fig.2/107) and curtailing the service level of the subscriber (111) if the subscriber does not maintain the minimum level of advertisement viewing.
PCT/US2003/016845 2002-05-31 2003-05-29 Method and system for the storage, viewing management, and delivery of targeted advertising WO2003102728A3 (en)

Priority Applications (2)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US38523902 true 2002-05-31 2002-05-31
US60/385,239 2002-05-31

Applications Claiming Priority (1)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
EP20030738988 EP1514417A4 (en) 2002-05-31 2003-05-29 Method and system for the storage, viewing management, and delivery of targeted advertising

Publications (2)

Publication Number Publication Date
WO2003102728A2 true WO2003102728A2 (en) 2003-12-11
WO2003102728A3 true true WO2003102728A3 (en) 2004-04-08

Family

ID=29712150

Family Applications (1)

Application Number Title Priority Date Filing Date
PCT/US2003/016845 WO2003102728A3 (en) 2002-05-31 2003-05-29 Method and system for the storage, viewing management, and delivery of targeted advertising

Country Status (3)

Country Link
US (1) US8046787B2 (en)
EP (1) EP1514417A4 (en)
WO (1) WO2003102728A3 (en)

Families Citing this family (108)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US7904187B2 (en) 1999-02-01 2011-03-08 Hoffberg Steven M Internet appliance system and method
US8352400B2 (en) 1991-12-23 2013-01-08 Hoffberg Steven M Adaptive pattern recognition based controller apparatus and method and human-factored interface therefore
US7895076B2 (en) * 1995-06-30 2011-02-22 Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. Advertisement insertion, profiling, impression, and feedback
US8205237B2 (en) 2000-09-14 2012-06-19 Cox Ingemar J Identifying works, using a sub-linear time search, such as an approximate nearest neighbor search, for initiating a work-based action, such as an action on the internet
US7647409B2 (en) * 2001-06-28 2010-01-12 International Business Machines Corporation Gradual online subscription removal
US7444655B2 (en) * 2002-06-11 2008-10-28 Microsoft Corporation Anonymous aggregated data collection
US8930561B2 (en) 2003-09-15 2015-01-06 Sony Computer Entertainment America Llc Addition of supplemental multimedia content and interactive capability at the client
US8204353B2 (en) * 2002-11-27 2012-06-19 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Apparatus and methods for tracking and analyzing digital recording device event sequences
WO2004052006A1 (en) * 2002-12-03 2004-06-17 Alon Barzilay Method and apparatus for providing credits through digital television interactive applications
US7363000B2 (en) * 2002-12-13 2008-04-22 Agere Systems Inc. Method, system, and computer program product for providing multi-tiered broadcasting services
US7269643B2 (en) * 2002-12-17 2007-09-11 Mediapulse, Inc. Web site visit quality measurement system
EP1593217A4 (en) 2003-02-10 2009-04-01 Nielsen Media Res Inc Methods and apparatus to adaptively gather audience information data
US7298962B2 (en) * 2003-05-12 2007-11-20 Macrovision Corporation Method and apparatus for reducing and restoring the effectiveness of a commercial skip system
US20040261128A1 (en) * 2003-06-17 2004-12-23 Pioneer Digital Technologies, Inc. Method and apparatus for placement of auxiliary content in a stream of information
US20070198327A1 (en) * 2003-08-15 2007-08-23 Amir Yazdani Systems and methods for measuring, targeting, verifying, and reporting advertising impressions
US9767634B2 (en) 2003-08-15 2017-09-19 Rentrak Corporation Systems and methods for measuring consumption of entertainment commodities
JP4433754B2 (en) * 2003-10-08 2010-03-17 ソニー株式会社 Information providing system and information providing method, recording apparatus and recording method, and computer program
JP4362702B2 (en) * 2003-10-14 2009-11-11 日本電気株式会社 Video distribution system and method, and program
US8406341B2 (en) 2004-01-23 2013-03-26 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Variable encoding and detection apparatus and methods
US7966218B1 (en) * 2004-06-08 2011-06-21 Time Warner, Inc Apparatus, method and system for broadcast content expiration after recorded by a user
US20060174314A1 (en) * 2004-07-21 2006-08-03 Jacobs Paul E Methods and apparatus for hybrid multimedia presentations
US8103546B1 (en) 2004-08-16 2012-01-24 Lightningcast Llc Advertising content delivery
US8763157B2 (en) 2004-08-23 2014-06-24 Sony Computer Entertainment America Llc Statutory license restricted digital media playback on portable devices
EP1805918A4 (en) * 2004-09-27 2012-05-30 Nielsen Media Res Inc Methods and apparatus for using location information to manage spillover in an audience monitoring system
US8826328B2 (en) * 2004-11-12 2014-09-02 Opentv, Inc. Communicating primary content streams and secondary content streams including targeted advertising to a remote unit
WO2006099612A3 (en) * 2005-03-17 2008-09-18 Nielsen Media Res Inc Methods and apparatus for using audience member behavior information to determine compliance with audience measurement system usage requirements
US20070050298A1 (en) * 2005-08-30 2007-03-01 Amdocs Software Systems Limited Pay-per-view payment system and method
US8751310B2 (en) 2005-09-30 2014-06-10 Sony Computer Entertainment America Llc Monitoring advertisement impressions
US8626584B2 (en) * 2005-09-30 2014-01-07 Sony Computer Entertainment America Llc Population of an advertisement reference list
US8574074B2 (en) 2005-09-30 2013-11-05 Sony Computer Entertainment America Llc Advertising impression determination
US20070118425A1 (en) * 2005-10-25 2007-05-24 Podbridge, Inc. User device agent for asynchronous advertising in time and space shifted media network
US8676900B2 (en) 2005-10-25 2014-03-18 Sony Computer Entertainment America Llc Asynchronous advertising placement based on metadata
US20070130012A1 (en) * 2005-10-25 2007-06-07 Podbridge, Inc. Asynchronous advertising in time and space shifted media network
US7937724B2 (en) * 2005-10-27 2011-05-03 E-Cast Inc. Advertising content tracking for an entertainment device
US20070101361A1 (en) * 2005-10-27 2007-05-03 Spielman Howard L Distribution of advertising content for an entertainment device
US20070100690A1 (en) * 2005-11-02 2007-05-03 Daniel Hopkins System and method for providing targeted advertisements in user requested multimedia content
US20070118455A1 (en) * 2005-11-18 2007-05-24 Albert William J System and method for directed request for quote
US8442125B2 (en) 2005-11-29 2013-05-14 Google Inc. Determining popularity ratings using social and interactive applications for mass media
JP2007180899A (en) * 2005-12-28 2007-07-12 Orion Denki Kk Content receiving, recording, and reproducing device and content distribution system
US8327396B2 (en) 2006-03-31 2012-12-04 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods, systems, and apparatus for multi-purpose metering
JP5313882B2 (en) 2006-05-05 2013-10-09 ソニー コンピュータ エンタテインメント アメリカ リミテッド ライアビリテイ カンパニー Apparatus for displaying the main content and the auxiliary content
US7831531B1 (en) 2006-06-22 2010-11-09 Google Inc. Approximate hashing functions for finding similar content
US8677395B2 (en) * 2006-07-29 2014-03-18 Goldspot Media, Inc. Method and apparatus for operating a micro-splicer to insert alternate content while viewing multimedia content on a handheld device
US8898073B2 (en) * 2006-07-29 2014-11-25 Goldspot Media, Inc. Advertisement insertion during application launch in handheld, mobile display devices
US8522269B2 (en) 2006-08-22 2013-08-27 Goldspot Media, Inc. Method and apparatus for alternate content scheduling on mobile devices
US20080040743A1 (en) * 2006-07-29 2008-02-14 Srinivasa Dharmaji Micro-splicer for inserting alternate content to a content stream on a handheld device
US8411977B1 (en) 2006-08-29 2013-04-02 Google Inc. Audio identification using wavelet-based signatures
US7806329B2 (en) 2006-10-17 2010-10-05 Google Inc. Targeted video advertising
US20080115161A1 (en) * 2006-10-30 2008-05-15 Google Inc. Delivering user-selected video advertisements
US20080134228A1 (en) * 2006-11-30 2008-06-05 Alcatel Customer Loyalty Based System Internet Protocol Television Advertising Mechanism
WO2008081664A1 (en) * 2006-12-28 2008-07-10 Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha Advertisement distribution system, advertisement distribution server, advertisement distribution method, program, and recording medium
US8756103B1 (en) 2007-03-28 2014-06-17 Qurio Holdings, Inc. System and method of implementing alternative redemption options for a consumer-centric advertising system
US20080288542A1 (en) * 2007-04-26 2008-11-20 Buttars David B Media distribution kiosk
US8935718B2 (en) * 2007-05-22 2015-01-13 Apple Inc. Advertising management method and system
US20080307103A1 (en) * 2007-06-06 2008-12-11 Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. Mediation for auxiliary content in an interactive environment
US8560387B2 (en) * 2007-06-07 2013-10-15 Qurio Holdings, Inc. Systems and methods of providing collaborative consumer-controlled advertising environments
US20090048977A1 (en) * 2007-07-07 2009-02-19 Qualcomm Incorporated User profile generation architecture for targeted content distribution using external processes
US9392074B2 (en) 2007-07-07 2016-07-12 Qualcomm Incorporated User profile generation architecture for mobile content-message targeting
US9398113B2 (en) 2007-07-07 2016-07-19 Qualcomm Incorporated Methods and systems for providing targeted information using identity masking in a wireless communications device
US8416247B2 (en) * 2007-10-09 2013-04-09 Sony Computer Entertaiment America Inc. Increasing the number of advertising impressions in an interactive environment
US9203911B2 (en) 2007-11-14 2015-12-01 Qualcomm Incorporated Method and system for using a cache miss state match indicator to determine user suitability of targeted content messages in a mobile environment
US8272067B2 (en) * 2007-11-27 2012-09-18 Cisco Technology, Inc. Protecting commercials within encoded video content
US8566884B2 (en) * 2007-11-29 2013-10-22 Cisco Technology, Inc. Socially collaborative filtering
US8914367B2 (en) * 2007-11-29 2014-12-16 Cisco Technology, Inc. Socially collaborative filtering for providing recommended content to a website for presentation to an identified user
US9391789B2 (en) 2007-12-14 2016-07-12 Qualcomm Incorporated Method and system for multi-level distribution information cache management in a mobile environment
US8769558B2 (en) * 2008-02-12 2014-07-01 Sony Computer Entertainment America Llc Discovery and analytics for episodic downloaded media
US8380562B2 (en) 2008-04-25 2013-02-19 Cisco Technology, Inc. Advertisement campaign system using socially collaborative filtering
US20090271417A1 (en) * 2008-04-25 2009-10-29 John Toebes Identifying User Relationships from Situational Analysis of User Comments Made on Media Content
US20090271524A1 (en) * 2008-04-25 2009-10-29 John Christopher Davi Associating User Comments to Events Presented in a Media Stream
US20140163706A1 (en) * 2009-05-12 2014-06-12 Wilopen Products, Lc Commercial Game System and Method
US8499250B2 (en) 2008-05-13 2013-07-30 Cyandia, Inc. Apparatus and methods for interacting with multiple information forms across multiple types of computing devices
US8751948B2 (en) 2008-05-13 2014-06-10 Cyandia, Inc. Methods, apparatus and systems for providing and monitoring secure information via multiple authorized channels and generating alerts relating to same
US20090300144A1 (en) * 2008-06-03 2009-12-03 Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. Hint-based streaming of auxiliary content assets for an interactive environment
US20090328088A1 (en) * 2008-06-28 2009-12-31 Harris Scott C Iterative Media Playing by increment and decrement of an Ad-to-Program Variable
US20100023984A1 (en) * 2008-07-28 2010-01-28 John Christopher Davi Identifying Events in Addressable Video Stream for Generation of Summary Video Stream
US9355554B2 (en) * 2008-11-21 2016-05-31 Lenovo (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. System and method for identifying media and providing additional media content
US9386356B2 (en) 2008-11-26 2016-07-05 Free Stream Media Corp. Targeting with television audience data across multiple screens
US9519772B2 (en) 2008-11-26 2016-12-13 Free Stream Media Corp. Relevancy improvement through targeting of information based on data gathered from a networked device associated with a security sandbox of a client device
US9154942B2 (en) 2008-11-26 2015-10-06 Free Stream Media Corp. Zero configuration communication between a browser and a networked media device
US8180891B1 (en) 2008-11-26 2012-05-15 Free Stream Media Corp. Discovery, access control, and communication with networked services from within a security sandbox
US9357240B2 (en) 2009-01-21 2016-05-31 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and apparatus for providing alternate media for video decoders
US20100192069A1 (en) * 2009-01-23 2010-07-29 Cisco Technology, Inc. Differentiating a User from Multiple Users Based on a Determined Pattern of Accessing a Prescribed Network Destination
US8763090B2 (en) * 2009-08-11 2014-06-24 Sony Computer Entertainment America Llc Management of ancillary content delivery and presentation
US20110153396A1 (en) * 2009-12-22 2011-06-23 Andrew Marcuvitz Method and system for processing on-line transactions involving a content owner, an advertiser, and a targeted consumer
US8625033B1 (en) 2010-02-01 2014-01-07 Google Inc. Large-scale matching of audio and video
US8855101B2 (en) 2010-03-09 2014-10-07 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods, systems, and apparatus to synchronize actions of audio source monitors
US8671423B1 (en) 2010-06-07 2014-03-11 Purplecomm Inc. Method for monitoring and controlling viewing preferences of a user
US8819726B2 (en) * 2010-10-14 2014-08-26 Cyandia, Inc. Methods, apparatus, and systems for presenting television programming and related information
US8885842B2 (en) 2010-12-14 2014-11-11 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and apparatus to determine locations of audience members
KR20120084464A (en) * 2011-01-20 2012-07-30 삼성전자주식회사 Method and apparatus for providing advertisement service
US20120296745A1 (en) * 2011-05-20 2012-11-22 Echostar Technologies Llc Using a media content receiver to provide promotional information to a mobile device
US20130046612A1 (en) * 2011-08-15 2013-02-21 Andrew PRIHODKO Attention assurance method and system
US8929718B2 (en) * 2011-09-14 2015-01-06 Viacom International Inc. Systems and methods for providing online advertisements
US20130152125A1 (en) * 2011-12-07 2013-06-13 Sony Network Entertainment International Llc Method and system for advertisement choices using a second display during content playback
US8776116B2 (en) * 2012-01-31 2014-07-08 The Nielsen Company (Us) Llc Systems, methods, apparatus, and articles of manufacture to identify times at which live media events are distributed
US9282366B2 (en) 2012-08-13 2016-03-08 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and apparatus to communicate audience measurement information
US9021516B2 (en) 2013-03-01 2015-04-28 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and systems for reducing spillover by measuring a crest factor
US9118960B2 (en) 2013-03-08 2015-08-25 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and systems for reducing spillover by detecting signal distortion
US9219969B2 (en) 2013-03-13 2015-12-22 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and systems for reducing spillover by analyzing sound pressure levels
US9191704B2 (en) 2013-03-14 2015-11-17 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and systems for reducing crediting errors due to spillover using audio codes and/or signatures
US9185435B2 (en) 2013-06-25 2015-11-10 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and apparatus to characterize households with media meter data
CN104751055B (en) * 2013-12-31 2017-11-03 北京启明星辰信息安全技术有限公司 Texture based distributed malicious code detection method, apparatus and system for
US20150262251A1 (en) * 2014-03-14 2015-09-17 Kanfield Capital Sa Apparatus and method for advertising
US9699499B2 (en) 2014-04-30 2017-07-04 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and apparatus to measure exposure to streaming media
US9924224B2 (en) 2015-04-03 2018-03-20 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and apparatus to determine a state of a media presentation device
US9848222B2 (en) 2015-07-15 2017-12-19 The Nielsen Company (Us), Llc Methods and apparatus to detect spillover
US20170188115A1 (en) * 2015-12-29 2017-06-29 Gold Line Telemanagement Inc. Video stream ad replacement
US9788033B1 (en) 2016-06-29 2017-10-10 Cisco Technology, Inc. Secure differential insertion of secondary content

Citations (5)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US5974398A (en) * 1997-04-11 1999-10-26 At&T Corp. Method and apparatus enabling valuation of user access of advertising carried by interactive information and entertainment services
US6119098A (en) * 1997-10-14 2000-09-12 Patrice D. Guyot System and method for targeting and distributing advertisements over a distributed network
US6201536B1 (en) * 1992-12-09 2001-03-13 Discovery Communications, Inc. Network manager for cable television system headends
US20020162115A1 (en) * 2001-04-25 2002-10-31 Bruckner John Anthony System and method for monitoring and recovering the state of user participation in interactive broadcasts
US6571279B1 (en) * 1997-12-05 2003-05-27 Pinpoint Incorporated Location enhanced information delivery system

Family Cites Families (37)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US6463585B1 (en) * 1992-12-09 2002-10-08 Discovery Communications, Inc. Targeted advertisement using television delivery systems
US5815411A (en) * 1993-09-10 1998-09-29 Criticom Corporation Electro-optic vision system which exploits position and attitude
US5623404A (en) * 1994-03-18 1997-04-22 Minnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company System and method for producing schedules of resource requests having uncertain durations
US5532735A (en) * 1994-04-29 1996-07-02 At&T Corp. Method of advertisement selection for interactive service
US6460036B1 (en) * 1994-11-29 2002-10-01 Pinpoint Incorporated System and method for providing customized electronic newspapers and target advertisements
US5758257A (en) * 1994-11-29 1998-05-26 Herz; Frederick System and method for scheduling broadcast of and access to video programs and other data using customer profiles
US5926800A (en) * 1995-04-24 1999-07-20 Minerva, L.P. System and method for providing a line of credit secured by an assignment of a life insurance policy
US5794210A (en) * 1995-12-11 1998-08-11 Cybergold, Inc. Attention brokerage
JP3162633B2 (en) * 1996-09-27 2001-05-08 松下電器産業株式会社 Broadcasting system and the information broadcast receiving terminal apparatus used therein
US5801747A (en) * 1996-11-15 1998-09-01 Hyundai Electronics America Method and apparatus for creating a television viewer profile
US6144944A (en) * 1997-04-24 2000-11-07 Imgis, Inc. Computer system for efficiently selecting and providing information
US6057872A (en) * 1997-07-09 2000-05-02 General Instrument Corporation Digital coupons for pay televisions
US6005597A (en) * 1997-10-27 1999-12-21 Disney Enterprises, Inc. Method and apparatus for program selection
US5973683A (en) * 1997-11-24 1999-10-26 International Business Machines Corporation Dynamic regulation of television viewing content based on viewer profile and viewing history
JP3344953B2 (en) * 1998-11-02 2002-11-18 松下電器産業株式会社 Information filtering apparatus and an information filtering method
US6487538B1 (en) * 1998-11-16 2002-11-26 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Method and apparatus for local advertising
ES2397354T3 (en) * 1999-02-17 2013-03-06 Index Systems, Inc. System and method for adapting characteristics of television and / or electronic programming guide, such as advertising
US6317883B2 (en) * 1998-12-11 2001-11-13 Mediaone Group, Inc. System and method for content-based television program selection
US6438752B1 (en) * 1999-06-22 2002-08-20 Mediaone Group, Inc. Method and system for selecting television programs based on the past selection history of an identified user
DE29913688U1 (en) * 1999-08-05 1999-10-14 Wolf Gmbh Richard transurethral Dissektionselektrode
US7979880B2 (en) * 2000-04-21 2011-07-12 Cox Communications, Inc. Method and system for profiling iTV users and for providing selective content delivery
WO2001024067A1 (en) * 1999-09-24 2001-04-05 Discountnet Pty Limited Interactive system and method for viewing on line advertising
US6567854B1 (en) * 1999-10-21 2003-05-20 Genuity Inc. Internet service delivery via server pushed personalized advertising dashboard
JP2003517642A (en) * 1999-12-17 2003-05-27 プロモ・ヴィユー Interactive promotional information communication system
US6477509B1 (en) 2000-01-06 2002-11-05 Efunz.Com Internet marketing method and system
US6351596B1 (en) * 2000-01-07 2002-02-26 Time Warner Entertainment Co, Lp Content control of broadcast programs
EP2083570A3 (en) * 2000-01-14 2010-01-13 NDS Limited Advertisement in an end-user controlled playback environment
GB0012211D0 (en) * 2000-05-19 2000-07-12 Gemstar Dev Limited A targeted advertising system
US20020049980A1 (en) * 2000-05-31 2002-04-25 Hoang Khoi Nhu Controlling data-on-demand client access
US20030051249A1 (en) * 2001-08-20 2003-03-13 Khoi Hoang System and method for data insertion (commercials) in client generic data-on-demand broadcast transmissions
US20030097657A1 (en) * 2000-09-14 2003-05-22 Yiming Zhou Method and system for delivery of targeted programming
US7260823B2 (en) * 2001-01-11 2007-08-21 Prime Research Alliance E., Inc. Profiling and identification of television viewers
CA2437378A1 (en) * 2001-02-02 2002-08-15 Opentv, Inc. Service platform suite management system
US20110161997A1 (en) * 2001-03-26 2011-06-30 Rourk Christopher J Audiovisual programming selection system and method of use
EP1481331A2 (en) * 2001-08-22 2004-12-01 Philips Electronics N.V. Method and device for rendering a content item
US7136871B2 (en) * 2001-11-21 2006-11-14 Microsoft Corporation Methods and systems for selectively displaying advertisements
US20030172376A1 (en) * 2002-03-11 2003-09-11 Microsoft Corporation User controlled targeted advertisement placement for receiver modules

Patent Citations (5)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US6201536B1 (en) * 1992-12-09 2001-03-13 Discovery Communications, Inc. Network manager for cable television system headends
US5974398A (en) * 1997-04-11 1999-10-26 At&T Corp. Method and apparatus enabling valuation of user access of advertising carried by interactive information and entertainment services
US6119098A (en) * 1997-10-14 2000-09-12 Patrice D. Guyot System and method for targeting and distributing advertisements over a distributed network
US6571279B1 (en) * 1997-12-05 2003-05-27 Pinpoint Incorporated Location enhanced information delivery system
US20020162115A1 (en) * 2001-04-25 2002-10-31 Bruckner John Anthony System and method for monitoring and recovering the state of user participation in interactive broadcasts

Non-Patent Citations (1)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Title
See also references of EP1514417A4 *

Also Published As

Publication number Publication date Type
WO2003102728A2 (en) 2003-12-11 application
EP1514417A2 (en) 2005-03-16 application
US8046787B2 (en) 2011-10-25 grant
EP1514417A4 (en) 2005-06-15 application
US20040025174A1 (en) 2004-02-05 application

Similar Documents

Publication Publication Date Title
US6430605B2 (en) System permitting retail stores to place advertisements on roadside electronic billboard displays that tie into point of purchase displays at stores
US6545596B1 (en) Presenting information to mobile targets
US5636346A (en) Method and system for selectively targeting advertisements and programming
US7509267B1 (en) Method for combining data signals and video signals for transmission to video display units
US7107231B1 (en) Fuel dispenser integrated media display system
US20100251289A1 (en) Advertisement insertion decisions for set top box management of advertisements
US20040045028A1 (en) Video-on-demand and targeted advertising
US20080249833A1 (en) Method and system for targeted advertising via mobile terminals
US20040148625A1 (en) Advertisement management system for digital video streams
US20070005424A1 (en) Computer implemented method for the purchase of an endorsed message transmission between associated individuals
US20030065768A1 (en) Methods and systems for providing contextual information on communication devices and services
Onkvisit et al. Standardized international advertising: some research issues and implications
US20120185895A1 (en) Method and Apparatus for Inserting Advertisements in Content
US20070157231A1 (en) Advertising Management System for Digital Video Streams
US6820277B1 (en) Advertising management system for digital video streams
US20080046924A1 (en) System and methods for competitive dynamic selection of digital advertising assets in a video distribution system
US20070055985A1 (en) Ad insertion in switched broadcast network
US20100150527A1 (en) Segment boundary obfuscation
US20100251278A1 (en) Measurement and reporting of set top box inserted ad impressions
US20080195938A1 (en) Media Content Alteration
US20030204438A1 (en) Method for acquisition and distribution of behavioral data for content performance evaluation
EP0912054A2 (en) Multi-regional interactive program guide for television
US20030126597A1 (en) On-screen stripe and other methods for delivering information that facilitate convergence of audio/visual programming and advertisements with internet and other media usage
WO2000064165A1 (en) Advertising management system for digital video streams
US20100274624A1 (en) Method and system for improving personalization of advertising for mobile devices using peer rating

Legal Events

Date Code Title Description
AK Designated states

Kind code of ref document: A2

Designated state(s): AE AG AL AM AT AU AZ BA BB BG BR BY BZ CA CH CN CO CR CU CZ DE DK DM DZ EC EE ES FI GB GD GE GH GM HR HU ID IL IN IS JP KE KG KP KR KZ LC LK LR LS LT LU LV MA MD MG MK MN MW MX MZ NO NZ OM PH PL PT RO RU SC SD SE SG SK SL TJ TM TN TR TT TZ UA UG UZ VC VN YU ZA ZM ZW

AL Designated countries for regional patents

Kind code of ref document: A2

Designated state(s): GH GM KE LS MW MZ SD SL SZ TZ UG ZM ZW AM AZ BY KG KZ MD RU TJ TM AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IT LU MC NL PT RO SE SI SK TR BF BJ CF CG CI CM GA GN GQ GW ML MR NE SN TD TG

121 Ep: the epo has been informed by wipo that ep was designated in this application
WWE Wipo information: entry into national phase

Ref document number: 2003245349

Country of ref document: AU

WWE Wipo information: entry into national phase

Ref document number: 2003738988

Country of ref document: EP

WWP Wipo information: published in national office

Ref document number: 2003738988

Country of ref document: EP

NENP Non-entry into the national phase in:

Ref country code: JP

WWW Wipo information: withdrawn in national office

Country of ref document: JP