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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...
US-8,917,517 Electronic apparatus, battery pack, and battery pack mounting method
A battery pack includes first casing portions incorporating secondary batteries and a second casing portion incorporating a control board and a wiring sheet...
US-8,917,360 Electronic device
To provide an electronic device capable of preventing an enclosure from falling down without providing a stand and also improving heat dissipation of the...
US-8,917,358 Reception apparatus, terminal apparatus, control method, program, and communication system
Disclosed herein is a reception apparatus including: a reception portion configured to receive AV content being transmitted; a command execution portion...
US-8,917,342 Solid-state imaging element, method for producing solid-state imaging element, and electronic device
A solid-state imaging element includes a wiring layer; a charge accumulation unit including a semiconductor layer provided on the wiring layer; and a...
US-8,917,341 Solid-state image pickup apparatus, driving method for solid-state image pickup apparatus and electronic device
A solid-state imaging device with a photodiode, a first charge accumulation region electronically connected to the photodiode, a second charge accumulation...
US-8,917,338 Solid-state imaging device, manufacturing method thereof, and electronic apparatus
A solid-state imaging device includes a light blocking layer formed in an active pixel region of a pixel region on a light incident side so as to surround a...
US-8,917,332 Image capturing apparatus, image processing apparatus and method, and program therefor
An image processing apparatus includes an input unit configured to receive an input image to be processed; a brightness-information extracting unit configured...
US-8,917,328 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes: a casing; a posture detection unit detecting whether a posture of the casing is a vertical posture; an imaging unit...
US-8,917,326 Photography apparatus, control method, program, and information processing device
A photography apparatus includes: an imaging unit configured to image a subject and acquire photographed image data; a display unit configured to perform an...
US-8,917,313 Image capturing apparatus and image capturing method
An image capturing apparatus includes a driving unit for displacing one of a lens unit and an imaging device with respect to an optical axis, and a controller...
US-8,917,286 Image processing device, information processing device, image processing method, and information processing method
When a single page of a newspaper article or a magazine is displayed using hierarchical data, a guidance area (indicated by a line in the hierarchical data) for...
US-8,917,264 Pixel circuit, display device, electronic device, and pixel circuit driving method
Disclosed herein is a pixel circuit including: a light emitting element; a storage capacitor; a writing transistor for writing a driving voltage corresponding...
US-8,917,223 Illumination unit and display apparatus
There are provided an illumination unit and a display apparatus which are capable of improving convenience for users. The illumination unit includes a light...
US-8,917,160 RFID module
An RFID module including an antenna element forming an RFID antenna; an RFID circuit block to which the antenna element is connected; and a first resonance...
US-8,917,149 Rotary joint for switchably rotating between a jointed and non-jointed state to provide for polarization rotation
The present invention relates to a rotary joint for joining two waveguides for guiding electromagnetic waves, comprising a first portion adapted to receive a...
US-8,916,916 Imaging device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic apparatus
A solid-state imaging device includes: a substrate which is formed of a semiconductor and includes a first surface and a second surface which face opposite...
US-8,916,861 Organic electroluminescence device, display unit including the same, and method of manufacturing an organic...
An organic electroluminescence device includes a first electrode, an organic layer formed on the first electrode and including a light-emitting layer, an...
US-8,916,291 Electrolytic solution and battery
An electrolytic solution capable of suppressing the battery swollenness and improving the battery characteristics such as the charge and discharge efficiency...
US-8,915,730 Three-dimensional modeling apparatus, method of producing a three-dimensional object, and three-dimensional object
A three-dimensional modeling apparatus includes a stage, a head, a movement mechanism, and a control unit. The head supplies a process liquid that is one of a...
US-8,915,606 Display device
A display device includes: a display of which a display surface is displayed with an image; plural light sources which output light toward the display, and...
US-D719,953 Head mounted display
US-8,914,904 Information processing apparatus, data processing method and program
A configuration is achieved in which content copying between media and content downloading are performed effectively and under strict management. In content...
US-8,914,832 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
Disclosed herein is an information processing apparatus which cooperates with a terminal apparatus to configure a home network system, including: a frame visual...
US-8,914,827 Program ancillary data processing device, server device, program information displaying method, and recording...
A program ancillary data processing apparatus is provided which includes a program ancillary data extraction unit for extracting program ancillary data...
US-8,914,753 Web page display apparatus and web page display method
A Web page display apparatus includes: an acquisition unit for acquiring a Web page; a generation unit for generating a reduced Web page by reducing the Web...
US-8,914,748 Method and apparatus for automatically updating a primary display area
Receiving commands from a remote controller and automatically activating display areas for cursor navigation. Content display areas within a display frame...
US-8,914,739 Data processing apparatus and method
A data processing apparatus executes one or more computer program applications. The data programming, apparatus is operable to display at least one resizable...
US-8,914,646 Information processing apparatus and information processing method for determining access permission
An information processing apparatus includes a data processor and a storage. The storage is divided into a protected area to which access is limited and a...
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