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Class Information
Number: 725/9
Name: Interactive video distribution systems > Use surveying or monitoring (e.g., program or channel watched)
Description: Subject matter comprising means or steps for observing or tracking the activity of a user or a receiver function.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
725/14 By passively monitoring receiver operation 414
725/13 Manual entry (e.g., using keypad or by written response) 163
725/10 Monitoring physical reaction or presence of viewer 245

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8713593 Detection system and method for mobile device application Apr. 29, 2014
8713590 Methods and apparatus to identify exposure to 3D media presentations Apr. 29, 2014
8707366 System and method for providing program criteria representing audio and/or visual programming Apr. 22, 2014
8707340 Methods and apparatus to maintain audience privacy while determining viewing of video-on-demand programs Apr. 22, 2014
8707343 Method and apparatus for collecting viewer survey data and for providing compensation for same Apr. 22, 2014
8707350 Time shifting enhanced television triggers Apr. 22, 2014
8695041 Portability of personalized television settings and preferences Apr. 8, 2014
8695026 Methods and computer program products for reporting internet protocol television related data collected from application and device data Apr. 8, 2014
8688053 Methods and apparatus to identify wireless carrier performance effects Apr. 1, 2014
8688526 Financial transaction processing with digital artifacts using a mobile communications device Apr. 1, 2014
8689246 Method of providing an IPTV service Apr. 1, 2014
8689249 In-home monitoring method and system having a video camera connected to a set-top box Apr. 1, 2014
8677476 Providing remotely defined security data to a local application extension Mar. 18, 2014
8677463 System and method for managing multiple sub accounts within a subcriber main account in a data distribution system Mar. 18, 2014
8677386 Automatic rating system using background audio cues Mar. 18, 2014
8677385 Methods, apparatus, and systems to collect audience measurement data Mar. 18, 2014
8677384 Methods and systems for network based capture of television viewer generated clickstreams Mar. 18, 2014
8667519 Automatic passive and anonymous feedback system Mar. 4, 2014
8667536 Profiling and identification of television viewers Mar. 4, 2014
8661463 Method and system of marking and recording content of interest in a broadcast stream Feb. 25, 2014
8661462 Information processing apparatus and method, computer program thereof, and recording medium Feb. 25, 2014
8655968 Method and apparatus for using game mechanics to encourage smarter repository use by email users Feb. 18, 2014
8656421 System and method for controlling a network Feb. 18, 2014
8650586 Methods and apparatus for using audience member behavior information to determine compliance with audience measurement system usage requirements Feb. 11, 2014
8645983 System and method for audible channel announce Feb. 4, 2014
8645984 Method and system for verifying content authenticity in smart TV Feb. 4, 2014
8640159 Methods, systems, and devices for reducing bandwidth consumption in multimedia distribution systems Jan. 28, 2014
8640170 Multi-source switching in a television system displaying source indicators Jan. 28, 2014
8635674 Social content monitoring platform methods Jan. 21, 2014
8635639 Identifying an end of a television program Jan. 21, 2014
8635640 System, method and computer program product for verifying triggers in a video data stream Jan. 21, 2014
8631473 Social content monitoring platform apparatuses and systems Jan. 14, 2014
8631427 Audience detection Jan. 14, 2014
8627347 System and method for generating and providing a program viewing indicator Jan. 7, 2014
8627360 System and method of ad delivery Jan. 7, 2014
8627377 Method and system for providing usage information for a set-top box Jan. 7, 2014
8621521 Video and digital multimedia aggregator Dec. 31, 2013
8621506 System and method for approximating characteristics of households for targeted advertisement Dec. 31, 2013
8621503 Apparatuses, system, method, and storage medium for crowd game Dec. 31, 2013
8621502 Obtaining user reactions to video Dec. 31, 2013
8621498 Obtaining metadata program information during channel changes Dec. 31, 2013
8615506 Methods and systems for monitoring and tracking videos on the internet Dec. 24, 2013
8613009 System and method for a video content service monitoring and provisioning architecture Dec. 17, 2013
8613023 Information processor, information processing method and computer program Dec. 17, 2013
8607290 System and method for content delivery Dec. 10, 2013
8607276 Systems and methods to select a keyword of a voice search request of an electronic program guide Dec. 10, 2013
8607262 Method and apparatus for communicating popularity ratings to users Dec. 10, 2013
8601504 Secure tracking system and method for video program content Dec. 3, 2013
8601503 Detecting distribution of multimedia content Dec. 3, 2013
8601502 Apparatus, system and method for delivering polling and user generated content to disparate communication Dec. 3, 2013

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