Global Patent Index - EP 2026482 A1

EP 2026482 A1 2009-02-18 - Method for controlling the playback of a radio program

Title (en)

Method for controlling the playback of a radio program

Title (de)

Verfahren zur Steuerung der Wiedergabe eines Radioprogramms

Title (fr)

Procédé pour le contrôle de la reproduction d'un programme radio

Publication

EP 2026482 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 07014290 A

Priority

EP 07014290 A

Abstract (en)

The present invention relates to a method for controlling the playback of a radio program, comprising the following steps: - receiving a radio signal containing the transmitted radio program, - determining the signal quality of the received radio program, - playing back the radio program, - accessing a database storing a plurality of media files, - selecting one of the media files from the database, and if the signal quality of the received radio program is below a predetermined threshold, - replacing the played back radio program by the selected media file and playing back the selected media file.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04H 60/12 (2008.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04H 60/12 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

AL BA HR MK RS

EPO simple patent family

EP 2026482 A1 20090218

INPADOC legal status


2013-08-07 [18R] REFUSED

- Effective date: 20130404

2009-10-21 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20090917

2009-10-21 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

- Designated State(s): AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

2009-02-18 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

2009-02-18 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Countries: AL BA HR MK RS