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US-8,922,671 Method of compression of images using a natural mode and a graphics mode
A method of and system for compression of images and video, with random access capability are described herein. Before encoding, the image is partitioned into...
US-8,922,644 Tracking head position and orientation
Methods, devices, and systems are presented for determining a distance to an object using a color camera and special markers mounted on the object that refract...
US-8,922,637 Sample-image acquisition apparatus, sample-image acquisition method and sample-image acquisition program
A sample-image acquisition apparatus includes: an image taking device; a movement control section; and a sample-image acquisition section.
US-8,922,629 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes a controller that selects, from multiple images photographed from different viewpoints, a set of images for...
US-8,922,622 Image processing device, image processing method, and program
A processing device for adding a subtitle to a three-dimensional (3D) image produced by left-eye and right-eye display patterns displayed on a display is...
US-8,922,598 Display device
A display device includes: a transmission-type display member having a display area that is sequentially scanned; and an illumination member that is arranged on...
US-8,922,538 Display apparatus and electronic apparatus
Disclosed herein is a display apparatus, including: a plurality of subpixels disposed adjacent each other and forming one pixel which forms a unit for formation...
US-8,922,536 Method for driving display element and method for driving display device
Disclosed herein is a method for driving a display element including a current-driven light emitting part and a drive circuit, the drive circuit including a...
US-8,922,508 Media player using a multidimensional grid interface
An apparatus and method provide logic for processing information. In one implementation, a method may obtain metadata associated with corresponding values of a...
US-8,922,497 Display apparatus, display method and program for detecting an operation performed on a display screen
There is provided a mobile display apparatus applied to the display apparatus including a display screen; a touch panel that detects an operation performed by a...
US-8,922,492 Device and method of inputting characters
A method of inputting characters includes: generating a character display area, displaying characters in a first direction sub-region or a second direction...
US-8,922,472 Level shifter circuit, scanning circuit, display device and electronic equipment
A level shifter circuit, wherein a first and a second transistor circuit are connected serially, a third and a fourth transistor circuit are connected serially;...
US-8,922,470 Liquid crystal display apparatus with row counter electrodes and driving method therefor
A display apparatus includes pixel electrodes, a counter electrode arranged facing the pixel electrodes, and liquid crystal cells held in a space between the...
US-8,922,466 Display panel driving method, display apparatus, display panel driving apparatus and electronic apparatus
In the present invention, there is provided a display panel driving method of the type wherein the total light emitting period length within a one-field period...
US-8,922,462 Pixel selection control method, driving circuit, display apparatus, and electronic instrument
A pixel selection control method, driving circuit, display apparatus and electronic instrument are disclosed. A driving circuit includes a logic circuit...
US-8,922,461 Display device
A display device includes: a display element including a plurality of sub-elements connected to retention capacities, respectively; a plurality of writing...
US-8,922,459 Video projecting apparatus and method of controlling video projecting apparatus
Provided is a video projecting apparatus including a video processing unit that processes a video signal input from outside, a display device that is driven...
US-8,922,156 Solar power-generating equipment
Disclosed herein is solar power-generating equipment, including: a solar cell; a secondary battery; an electric power outputting portion; a display portion...
US-8,921,872 Display unit and method of manufacturing the same, electronic apparatus, illumination unit, and light-emitting...
A display unit includes: a plurality of light-emitting devices; and a separation section disposed between any adjacent two of the plurality of light-emitting...
US-8,921,865 Display device and electronic apparatus
A display panel including pixels disposed on a substrate, where each of the pixels includes a light emitting element, and a capacitor. The capacitor of a first...
US-8,921,215 Ion injection simulation method, ion injection simulation device, method of producing semiconductor device, and...
An ion injection simulation method includes: calculating a reinjection dose injected into a substrate and a structure formed on the substrate and reinjected...
US-8,920,973 Manufacturing method of positive electrode active material and positive electrode active material
A positive electrode active material for nonaqueous electrolyte secondary batteries includes a coating layer containing at least nickel (Ni) and/or manganese...
US-8,920,244 Information processing apparatus and information processing system
An application execution unit executes a game program. A play item acquisition processing unit generates item acquisition information by using an item ID...
US-8,919,962 Optical apparatus and projection apparatus
Provided is an optical apparatus including a polarization separation element for separating an incident light beam into a first polarization component and a...
US-RE45,310 Cathode active material, cathode therewith and nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery
The invention provides a cathode active material that includes: a particle containing a cathode material capable of absorbing and releasing an electrode...
US-8,918,889 Information processing apparatus and method
An information processing apparatus for determining whether or not to transmit a predetermined content to a reception apparatus connected to a network, in...
US-8,918,829 Communication system and transmitting-receiving device
Disclosed is a communication system that includes a source device outputting video contents, a sink device inputting the video contents, and a control...
US-8,918,828 Private user data
An embodiment of the present invention includes a technique for extracting private user data. A data sequence in a packetized transport stream is parsed to...
US-8,918,814 Program information processing apparatus and program information processing method
A program information processing apparatus and a program information processing method that are capable of easily conducting a program search using an...
US-8,918,801 Transmission apparatus, transmission method, reception apparatus, reception method, program, and broadcasting...
Disclosed herein is a transmission apparatus for transmitting AV (Audio/Video) content, including: an acquirer configured to acquire an estimated number of...
US-8,918,800 Receiving apparatus and receiving method, broadcasting apparatus and broadcasting method, information...
When the user of a receiving apparatus presses a notice button provided for a remote controller to indicate the preference concerning the person or thing...
US-8,918,738 Menu display apparatus, menu display method and program
Provided is a menu display apparatus that displays a menu of a plurality of applications, including an acquisition unit that acquires display data of content...
US-8,918,604 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program, and recording medium
An information processing apparatus, an information processing method and a program may provide that information to be processed by an application program...
US-8,918,598 Synchronization system and method for storages with different access speeds
A newer generation game terminal according to one embodiment of the present invention is provided with a storage access control unit. The storage access control...
US-8,918,556 Information-processing apparatus, information-processing method, and program
An information-processing method performed in an information-processing apparatus, the information-processing apparatus performing wireless communication with a...
US-8,918,313 Replay apparatus, signal processing apparatus, and signal processing method
A method of selectively performing signal processing in a first mode and in a second mode. In the first mode, a noise cancel signal having a signal...
US-8,918,284 Information processing apparatus, behavior prediction display method, and computer program therefor
A method, system, device, and computer readable medium for a displaying a predicted route of a user. It can be determined whether a predicted route is within a...
US-8,918,272 Method and apparatus for finding a lost vehicle
When a driver leaves a vehicle as indicated by a separation event such as the driver's portable wireless communication device (WCD) losing Bluetooth...
US-8,917,977 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
A data recording/playback configuration whereby data compatible with a standard such as the BD standard, AVCHD standard, or the like, and data incompatible with...
US-8,917,976 Information processor, information processing method, and program
An information processor includes: a recording portion configured to record a table describing a correspondence relationship between reproduction information in...
US-8,917,970 Information processing apparatus, information processing system, information processing method, and program
An information processing apparatus includes: a communication unit which performs communication with a management server; and a data processing unit which...
US-8,917,950 Simplifying parametric loop filters
A simplified parametric loop filter uses a set of fixed filters to remove or reduce noise and artifacts introduced during video coding. The simplified...
US-8,917,888 Control terminal apparatus and control method
A control terminal apparatus includes a transmission unit transmitting a control signal to audio output apparatuses, a display unit, an operation detector...
US-8,917,877 Distance-based rendering of media files
A rendering device is configured to dynamically vary how audio and visual information is rendered by a rendering device responsive to changes in distance...
US-8,917,778 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes: a receiving unit which receives image data of program contents and genre information regarding the program contents; a...
US-8,917,767 Image display apparatus, video signal processor, and video signal processing method
The present invention provides an image display apparatus capable of reducing a judder and simultaneously weakening the degree of reducing the judder at the...
US-8,917,753 Alignment method of semiconductor optical amplifier and light output device
Provided is an alignment method of a semiconductor optical amplifier with which optimization of coupling efficiency between incident laser light and light...
US-8,917,671 Multi-tier wireless home mesh network with a secure network discovery protocol
An apparatus and method for a multi-tier wireless home mesh network is described. The method may include formation of an infrastructure-less wireless home mesh...
US-8,917,670 Apparatus and method for signaling in a wireless communication system
A method of signaling in a wireless communication system (300) comprising a first network element (310) serving a wireless communication unit (325) with at...
US-8,917,606 Method of flow control for data transported using isochronous packets over an IEEE 1394-2000 serial bus network
An isochronous back channel is configured between a transmitting device and a receiving device. The isochronous back channel provides retransmission and flow...
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