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Adaptive joint source channel coding
Adaptive joint source channel coding associates multiple predictors with a reference data unit, such as a macroblock or frame of video data. An encoder...
Semiconductor light-emitting device
There is provided a semiconductor light-emitting device including a temperature detecting section which is allowed to accurately estimate an element...
Pilot pattern design for a STTD scheme in an OFDM system
A transmitting device for transmitting data and pilot symbols in an OFDM transmission system having transmission antennas. The device includes symbol generating...
Apparatus and method for information processing
An acquisition section acquires image data having a plurality of frames. Table information is written into a store when the image data is acquired. The table...
Master strategy adjustment method and disc manufacturing method
A master strategy adjustment method includes performing first recording on a master with a predetermined strategy, performing first measurement of an evaluation...
Optical recording medium and recording device
An optical recording medium in which recording is performed by a recording device that is configured such that tracking servo control of recording light is...
Optical film and method for manufacturing the same, antiglare film,
polarizer with optical layer, and display...
An antiglare film includes a base member and an optical layer provided on the base member, and the optical layer has an irregular shape on a surface thereof....
Remote control apparatus and communication system
Disclosed herein is a remote control apparatus for communicating with an electric apparatus by radio communication, including: a plurality of operation keys; a...
Picture signal processing unit, image display unit, and picture signal
A picture signal processing unit having a first and a second double rate conversion section, a storage section, and a quadruple rate conversion section is...
Image pickup element and image pickup device
A technology of a phase-difference detecting image pickup element that can precisely detect a focus by a phase difference detection method and that can be...
Imaging device, imaging method, and program
An imaging device includes a detector that repeatedly carries out a series of operation of generating an evaluation value to evaluate the degree of focusing of...
Image pickup apparatus
An image pickup apparatus including: an image pickup device for receiving subject light passed through a photographing optical system by an image pickup surface...
Imaging apparatus and display control method in imaging apparatus
An imaging apparatus includes: a first display panel mounted on an apparatus casing so as to display images or data in a direction towards a user; a second...
Imaging method and imaging apparatus
An imaging method includes a step of setting, when a digital zoom operation mode for enlarging an image imaged by a imaging part of an X-Y address type is...
Video conference using an external video stream
A portable communication device may determine whether a video camera is in a vicinity of the portable communication device. If so, video taken by the video...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method and
program for magnifying a screen and moving...
An information processing apparatus according to the present invention includes: an input position detecting unit for detecting a position of an operator...
A display unit with which diffraction reflection is able to be decreased is provided. The display unit includes a display section having an organic EL device...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
There is provided an information processing apparatus including a display section, a contact detection section which is provided on a surface at an opposite...
Information processing device, operation input method and operation input
Disclosed herein is an information processing device including a contact detection unit configured to detect a contact operation for an operation surface, an...
There is provided a device with a part or a whole of a housing thereof having flexibility. The device includes a display unit; a detection unit that detects a...
Liquid crystal display device, liquid crystal display method, display
control device, and display control method
An LCD device includes a display unit including pixels having a multi-pixel structure; first and second driving units that drive scanning and signal lines,...
Display device and pixel circuit driving method achieving driving
transistor threshold voltage correction
Disclosed herein is a display device including a pixel array section having pixel circuits arranged in a form of a matrix, the pixel circuits each including a...
Receiver apparatus, junction cable, and power supply apparatus
A receiver apparatus includes: a main unit device; and a junction cable transmitting one or both of signal and electric power between the main unit device and...
Delta-sigma modulator and signal processing system
A delta-sigma modulator is disclosed herein. By way of example, the delta-sigma modulator includes a plurality of integrators configured to be connected in...
Delta-sigma modulator and signal processing system
A .DELTA..SIGMA. modulator includes: a plurality of integrators cascaded to an input of an analog signal; a quantizer for quantizing an output signal of the...
Testing device and method for determining a common mode signal of an
A testing device including: a first terminal configured to be connected to an equipment under test; a common-mode detector configured to detect a common-mode...
Method of manufacturing organic EL display unit and organic EL display
A method of manufacturing an organic EL display unit and an organic EL display unit capable of improving light emitting efficiency and life of blue are...
Organic EL display and electronic apparatus
Disclosed herein is an organic EL display device in which pixels each including an organic EL element formed by interposing an organic layer between an anode...
Thin film transistor, method of manufacturing thin film transistor,
display unit, and electronic device
There is provided a thin film transistor including: a gate electrode; a pair of source/drain electrodes; a first oxide semiconductor layer provided between the...
Fluorescence intensity compensation method and fluorescence intensity
A fluorescence intensity compensation method includes emitting light onto microparticles multiply labeled with a plurality of fluorochromes having fluorescence...
Laser processing apparatus, laser processing head and laser processing
A laser processing apparatus is provided. The laser processing apparatus includes a laser processing head having a transmission window, an opening portion, an...
A terminal device includes a first housing, a key attached to a cut portion in a corner of the first housing, a key support portion configured to support the...
Thermal transfer sheet and ink ribbon
A thermal transfer sheet includes a protective layer and an adhesive layer which are laminated on a sheet base material in that order, the protective layer...
Gas sensor and method for production thereof
A gas sensor is provided. The gas sensor includes a gas-sensitive layer which changes in its characteristic properties upon contact with a detectable gas. The...
Information recording medium manufacturing system, apparatus, and method
for recording in an information...
An information processing apparatus includes: a data processing unit that acquires content codes including a data processing program recorded in an information...
Content supply system, content supply apparatus and method, content
playback apparatus and method, and program
In a content supply system, content data is supplied from a content supply apparatus to a content playback apparatus via a network. The content playback...
Information processing device and editing method
An information processing device includes: a storage unit configured to store one or a plurality of content playlists; a virtual playlist generating unit...
Information providing method, content display terminal, portable terminal,
server device, information providing...
A method, apparatus, and computer-readable storage medium for providing information to a user is provided. The method includes providing, on an output device,...
Information processing device, information processing method, and program
There is provided an information processing device including an imaging section configured to image an object, a display section configured to display at least...
Data processing apparatus and data processing method
The present invention relates to a data processing apparatus and a data processing method which can improve the tolerance to errors of data. A demultiplexer...
Server apparatus, client apparatus, content recommendation method, and
A server apparatus includes a first storage, a second storage, a communication unit, and a controller. The first storage is configured to store statistical...
Signal processing device, signal processing method, and signal level
A signal processing device includes a bit-pattern output unit and a look-up table storage unit which are configured as follows: The bit-pattern output unit is...
Methods for securely distributing computer software products
A product distribution and payment system for limited use or otherwise restricted digital software products. Digital content data comprising a software product...
Data sending/receiving method and apparatus, data receiving apparatus and
data sending apparatus
A sending receiving method for data, such as musical data, in which plural data stored in a first storage unit are retrieved based on the request information...
Power system, power receiving apparatus, and power transmission control
There is provided a power system including a power transmitting apparatus and a power receiving apparatus. The power transmitting apparatus includes: a power...
Power transmitting apparatus, power receiving apparatus, power
transmission method, program, and power...
There is provided a power transmitting apparatus including a power transmission side communication unit for communicating with a power receiving apparatus, a...
Methods, devices, and computer program products for limiting search scope
based on navigation of a menu screen
A method of operating an electronic device includes displaying a search field in a menu screen including a plurality of icons representing respective...
Communication device, transmission power control method, and program
There is provided a communication device including: a communication unit that receives a beacon for a second communication service making secondary usage of a...
Communication system and communication device
A communication apparatus includes a short-range communication unit that receives an inquiry signal from a short-range external communication apparatus and...