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US-8,922,907 Variable focal length lens system and imaging apparatus
A variable focal length lens system including: a first lens group having positive power; a second lens group having negative power; a third lens group having...
US-8,922,893 Optical element, method of forming optical element, optical element array, display device, and electronic apparatus
There is provided an optical element including first and second substrates that are disposed to face each other; a pair of wall portions that are erected on an...
US-8,922,719 Circuit and method for processing an input signal
Circuit for processing an input signal based on at least one reference signal, comprising a phase locked loop demodulator configured to receive a speed control...
US-8,922,699 Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus
A zoom lens includes a fixed first lens group having a positive refracting power, a second lens group having a negative refracting power and movable along an...
US-8,922,691 Solid-state imaging device including a shielding film over a floating diffusion region, fabrication method and...
A solid-state imaging device includes a photodetector which is formed on a substrate and is configured to generate signal charge by photoelectric conversion, a...
US-8,922,690 Image sensor, imaging apparatus and live body imaging apparatus
An image sensor including a pixel unit, the pixel unit including a photodiode, a first color filter and a second color filter each disposed in a different...
US-8,922,689 Solid-state imaging element having image signal overflow path
Since the great number of elements constituting a unit pixel having an amplification function would hinder reduction of pixel size, unit pixel n,m arranged in a...
US-8,922,686 Method of producing a solid-state image pickup apparatus, solid-state image pickup apparatus, and electronic...
A method of producing a solid-state image pickup apparatus, including the steps of: forming a plurality of light-receiving portions on a substrate; forming a...
US-8,922,685 Solid-state image sensing device and camera system with divided pixels
A solid-state image sensing device includes: a pixel part in which pixels are arranged in a matrix; and a pixel signal readout part including an AD conversion...
US-8,922,679 Solid-state imaging device and imaging apparatus
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel array section having an effective pixel region formed by a plurality of pixels which are disposed in the form of...
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...
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