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US-9,020,643 Robot apparatus, control method thereof, and computer program
A robot apparatus includes a reception arm determination unit that determines from a left arm or a right arm of a user a reception arm which is used in handing...
US-9,020,524 Information processing apparatus, information management server, information processing method, information...
An information processing apparatus includes a position detection unit that detects a presence position of the information processing apparatus, a communication...
US-9,020,474 System and method for wireless network management
A system and method for wireless network management, for managing wireless access technology and available resources of plural wireless networks. The wireless...
US-9,020,447 Electronic devices, methods, and computer program products for making a change to an antenna element based on a...
A method of operating an electronic device includes providing a plurality of antenna elements, determining that a change is to be made to at least one of the...
US-9,020,330 Receiving apparatus, receiving method, recording apparatus, recording method, program, recording medium, and...
Disclosed herein is a receiving apparatus for sending received contents to a recording apparatus and for getting the recording apparatus to record the contents...
US-9,020,327 Method and system for altering the presentation of recorded content
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a method and system for altering a presentation of recorded content. More specifically, embodiments provide...
US-9,020,280 System and method for evaluating focus direction under various lighting conditions
A system and method for generating a direction confidence measure includes a camera sensor device that captures blur images of a photographic target. A depth...
US-9,020,269 Image processing device, image processing method, and recording medium
There is provided an image processing device including a synthesis processing portion configured to perform a synthesis process of performing addition on pixels...
US-9,020,221 Method and apparatus for automatic cancer diagnosis scoring of tissue samples
Certain aspects of an apparatus and method for automatic ER/PR scoring of tissue samples may include for determining a cancer diagnosis score comprising...
US-9,020,210 Image processing system, image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image processing system includes a storing section that stores a database in which specific pose data representing each of specific poses of a human, and...
US-9,020,181 Earphone device
An earphone device includes a housing having a driver unit, and a sound guide tube mounted on a front surface of the housing to protrude from the front surface,...
US-9,020,049 Communications system using beamforming
In a MIMO communications system a first communications device applies beamforming to a complete transmission packet including both synchronization data and...
US-9,020,023 Reception device and reception method
The present technique relates to a reception device and a reception method which can improve equalization performance. An equalization processing unit has a...
US-9,019,755 Memory unit and method of operating the same
A memory unit includes memory cells each having a memory element and a transistor, word lines and first and second bit lines, and a drive section. In performing...
US-9,019,618 Variable focal length lens system and image pickup apparatus
Disclosed herein is a variable focal length lens system including: a first lens group having a positive refracting power; a second lens group having a negative...
US-9,019,425 Image pickup unit and image pickup display system
An image pickup unit includes: an image pickup section having a plurality of pixels each including a photoelectric conversion device and a field effect...
US-9,019,346 Image processing device and method, and program
There is provided an image processing device including capturing portions that respectively capture a first image and a second image that form an image for a...
US-9,019,343 Image data transmission device, image data transmission method, and image data reception device
[Object] To enable a receiver compatible with MVC to adequately handle dynamic change in the contents of distribution and to perform correct stream reception....
US-9,019,290 Information processing apparatus, information processing system, information processing method and program
A detecting section which detects a carrier wave near the receiving section, a switching control section which controls a switching section so as to, when the...
US-9,019,252 Display device, display method, and program for saving power in a standby mode
A display device includes a display unit, a display control unit, and a control unit. The display unit includes a first and second glass plates, each formed...
US-9,019,204 Electronic apparatus and control method therefor
An electronic apparatus and a control method are provided that are capable of reducing power consumption. The electronic apparatus having a normal mode in which...
US-9,019,202 Dynamic virtual remote tagging
Method for selecting content items, comprising determining a location in a space, the location depending on at least one of a position, an orientation or a...
US-9,019,138 Column A/D converter, column A/D conversion method, solid-state imaging element and camera system
A solid-state imaging device having an analog-digital converter, and an analog-digital conversion method are described herein. An example of a solid-state...
US-9,018,911 Electric circuit, charge control device, charge system, and control method
There is provided an electric circuit including a semiconductor switch that is inserted in a positive side power line; and converting means for converting an...
US-9,018,728 Semiconductor apparatus, manufacturing apparatus, and manufacturing method
A semiconductor apparatus includes: a first sheet-like member having a light receiving surface of an imaging device and a first connection terminal disposed...
US-9,018,688 Solid-state imaging device and imaging apparatus
The solid-state imaging device includes a semiconductor layer 11 in which a surface side becomes a circuit formation surface, photoelectric conversion units PD1...
US-9,018,628 Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing semiconductor device
A semiconductor device including: a base material portion that includes a semiconductor substrate and an insulating film that is formed on one face of the...
US-9,018,582 Passive radiometric imaging device and method
A passive radiometric imaging device and a corresponding method for scanning a scene and reconstructing an image of said scene provide an improved image...
US-9,018,556 Microparticle sorting method
There is provided a microparticle sorting method, including a procedure of collecting a microparticle in a fluid that flows through a main channel in an area...
US-9,017,875 Cathode active material, cathode, and nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery
The present application provides a nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery which includes a cathode having a cathode active material layer, an anode, and a...
US-9,017,863 Method for preventing erroneous loading of component-to-be-loaded on main body side apparatus,...
In case a similar component-to-be-loaded is erroneously loaded on a main body side apparatus, contact of terminals are avoided. To this end, a video camera...
US-9,017,164 Game device provided with touch panel, game control program, and method for controlling game
A game device includes: a display device; a rear touch panel provided on the other side of a surface on which the display device is mounted; an activation...
US-9,016,864 Connecting a projection-type display system to an opening and closing device
A projection-type display system includes: a projection-type display apparatus that alternately switches images for the left eye and images for the right eye...
US-D727,993 Camera
US-9,015,785 Terminal apparatus, server apparatus, information processing method, program, and linking application supply system
[Object] To execute applications in link with the progression of content being viewed at user's home. [Solving Means] A terminal apparatus practiced as one...
US-9,015,747 Advertisement rotation
A system and method for delivering content over a network is provided. Content may be primary content (e.g., music or a movie) or ancillary content (e.g., an...
US-9,015,717 Method for processing tasks in parallel and selecting a network for communication
In a micro processor unit, when processing to be requested to another processor unit which connects via a network, occurs during task processing in a task...
US-9,015,640 System and method for providing direct access to an application when unlocking a consumer electronic device
A consumer electronic device has an orientation sensor and a lock control. The orientation sensor outputs signals identifying the orientation of the device,...
US-9,015,633 Data management apparatus and method for organizing data elements into multiple categories for display
A data management apparatus includes a storage device operative to store positional information on objects in a data element space, that is created by...
US-9,015,627 User interface for digital photo frame
A digital picture frame has a frame bounding a touch screen that presents a user interface having first and second arcs of selector elements. The first arc of...
US-9,015,612 Virtual room form maker
A method consistent with certain implementation involves presenting a graphical user interface (GUI) to a user on a display, where the GUI presents a visual...
US-9,015,366 Communication system, terminal device, communication processing method, communication processing program,...
A controller to which a second controller is connected arranges, based on predetermined integrated scenario information defining a first input region allotted...
US-9,015,112 Information processing device and method, program, and recording medium
To improve the convenience of a user and further provide service comfortable and safe for the user. A PK 22 storing PMD as personal related information of a...
US-9,015,053 Audio coding device and audio coding method, audio decoding device and audio decoding method, and program
There is provided an audio coding device including a first windowing part that multiplies an audio signal by a first window function, a second windowing part...
US-9,015,029 Camera dictionary based on object recognition
A portable device may include a camera to capture a picture or a video, object recognition logic to identify a target object within the picture or the video...
US-9,014,970 Information processing device, map update method, program, and information processing system
There is provided an information processing device including: a global map acquiring unit that acquires at least a part of a global map representing positions...
US-9,014,866 Power supply device
A power supply device including: (a) a power supply unit group composed of a plurality of power supply units and connected with a power consuming appliance; and...
US-9,014,681 Establishing a communication connection between two devices based on device displacement information
An information processing apparatus that receives, from another information processing apparatus, first displacement information; senses second displacement...
US-9,014,537 Information processing apparatus and method, and program
An information processing apparatus may generate resource information used for playing back image content that can be divided into a plurality of zones. The...
US-9,014,490 Method to measure local image similarity and its application in image processing
A method for effectively performing local image similarity measurement is proposed. A system equipped with such a method for effectively performing an image...
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