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US-8,906,738 Oxide semiconductor thin film transistor with an aluminum oxide protective film made using a continuous...
Disclosed herein is a method of manufacturing a thin film transistor having a structure that a gate electrode and an oxide semiconductor layer are disposed with...
US-8,906,517 Organic electroluminescence device
An organic electroluminescence device including a lower electrode disposed on a substrate, an organic layer having at least a light emission layer and disposed...
US-8,905,554 Illumination unit having a plurality of light sources including a light source emitting two or more different...
An illumination unit includes a plurality of light sources each including a solid-state light-emitting device configured to emit light from a light emission...
US-D719,147 Audio player
US-8,904,450 Individual internet video link channel
A system and method for establishing and provisioning a new Internet Video Link (IVL) category under user control and utilizing user requests for locating and...
US-8,904,443 System and method for improving home network GUI response time and presentation
GUI presentation in a home network is improved by using a video encoding tailored for GUI, while using normal video encoding for video presentation. Also, GUI...
US-8,904,430 Method and apparatus for real-time viewer interaction with a media presentation
Real-time participation within a media presentation is disclosed. A participant overlay may be generated by preprocessing a media presentation to extract a...
US-8,904,417 Receiving device and method, transmitting device and method, and program
The present disclosure provides a receiving device including, a receiver that receives AV content, a detector, an acquirer, a tentative reservation registering...
US-8,904,177 Authentication for a multi-tier wireless home mesh network
A method for a multi-tier wireless home mesh network may include authentication of a node within a wireless home networking environment after discovering a...
US-8,904,096 Storage device and information processing system
A storage device able to make a redundant write operation of unselected data unnecessary and able to optimize an arrangement of pages to a state having a high...
US-8,904,054 Method and apparatus for mode switching of interface ports
A computer-implemented method for mode switching of an interface port comprising detecting a device coupled to a port of a computer, selecting to disable a data...
US-8,903,645 System and apparatus for processing information, image display apparatus, control method and computer program
An information processing apparatus includes a three-dimensional map data storage unit for storing three-dimensional map data for use in projecting a...
US-8,903,525 Sound processing device, sound data selecting method and sound data selecting program
An information processing apparatus that stores a plurality of pieces of audio data, displays information corresponding to each of the plurality of pieces of...
US-8,903,523 Audio processing device, audio processing method, and program
An audio processing device includes an audio input selecting unit configured to select a predetermined audio input from among a plurality of audio inputs; a...
US-8,903,423 Data communication apparatus, data communication method, and data communication packet
A data communication apparatus capable of creating a new type of communication is provided. Motion information obtaining means 33 obtains information on the...
US-8,903,421 Position estimation of a wireless terminal in a structure using base station signal information
A wireless terminal, method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium. The wireless terminal includes circuitry configured to receive a wireless...
US-8,903,418 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
Provided is an information processing apparatus including a position sensor for detecting position information, and a detection times control unit for acquiring...
US-8,903,227 Information processing apparatus, information recording medium, information processing method, and program
In processing of recording data on a recording medium, three-dimensional image discrimination data representing whether or not there is a possibility of a...
US-8,903,222 Image reproducing apparatus, image reproducing method, image capturing apparatus, and control method therefor
The present invention relates to an image reproducing apparatus, an image reproducing method, an image capturing apparatus, and a control method therefor. In...
US-8,903,197 Information providing method and apparatus, information display method and mobile terminal, program, and...
An information providing method includes a recognition step of recognizing an image-capture position, in the real world, at which a captured image was captured;...
US-8,903,187 Image processing device and image processing method
Provided is an image processing device including a selection section configured to select, from a plurality of transform units with different sizes, a transform...
US-8,903,123 Image processing device and image processing method for processing an image
An image processing device includes a facial region extraction unit extracting a facial region, an identification information acquisition unit acquiring...
US-8,903,103 Receiving device, transmitting device, receiving method, transmitting method, and communication system
A receiving device includes a receiving unit receiving a transmission signal of audio data sampled by a first clock from a transmitting device, a received data...
US-8,903,098 Signal processing apparatus and method, program, and data recording medium
The present invention relates to a signal processing apparatus and method, a program, and a data recording medium configured such that the playback level of an...
US-8,903,097 Information processing device and method and program
An information processing device includes: an output device configured to perform notification to a user by outputting ringing sound; a sound pickup device...
US-8,902,993 Signal transmission apparatus and signal transmission method
A signal transmission apparatus includes: a multiplex unit generating B/Rch by multiplexing image signals read from B, R pixels arranged in the same sample...
US-8,902,968 Apparatus and method to accommodate changes in communication quality
A transmission apparatus which may include an image encoder, a transmitter, and a controller. The apparatus may encode image data, wirelessly transmit the...
US-8,902,957 Power line communication modem, power line communication system, power line communication method
A power line communication modem is provided, including a connection element configured to connect the power line communication modem to at least three wires of...
US-8,902,942 Laser apparatus and bio-imaging apparatus
A laser apparatus and bio-imaging apparatus are provided, which include: a mode-lock laser unit including a saturable absorber section that applies a bias...
US-8,902,924 Network remote control
A network of devices with remote control includes a network interconnecting two or more networked devices and a wireless remote control unit for communicating...
US-8,902,501 Stage system and microscope
Disclosed herein is a stage system, including: a stage on which to mount a slide glass; a projection block projected more than the thickness of the slide glass...
US-8,902,371 Method and system for television alignment
A system and method for television alignment includes: automatically detecting that a television is mounted, wherein the television includes a gyroscope. An...
US-8,902,370 Rapid television channel scan using frequency plans to identify channels
A television channel scan method involves successively scanning a sample number of channels within a first television channel plan to determine whether or not...
US-8,902,348 Solid-state image capture device, manufacturing method therefor, and electronic apparatus
A solid-state image capture device including: at least one photoelectric converter at an image capture surface of a substrate; at least one on-chip lens at the...
US-8,902,347 Solid-state image sensing device and electronic apparatus
A solid-state image sensing device includes a light receiving layer and a shutter layer. The light receiving layer has a photoelectric conversion part arranged...
US-8,902,341 Solid-state imaging device, driving method of solid-state imaging device, and electronic apparatus
A solid-state imaging device with unit pixels which have a photoelectric conversion element, an electric charge transferring/accumulating unit with multiple...
US-8,902,334 Terminal apparatus and method for adding an effect to an image
A terminal apparatus including: an image capturing unit configured to capture an image of a subject; a storage unit configured to store a table that associates...
US-8,902,331 Image capturing apparatus capturing image and sub image data
An image capturing apparatus is disclosed. An image capturing section captures an image of light and obtains image data. An image display section displays the...
US-8,902,295 3D camera and imaging method
A 3D camera comprises first and second laterally displaced optical imaging systems each comprising one or more lenses. The optical imaging systems also each...
US-8,902,283 Method and apparatus for converting a two-dimensional image into a three-dimensional stereoscopic image
The present invention is directed to a method and apparatus for converting a two-dimensional image into a stereoscopic three-dimensional image. In one...
US-8,902,227 Selective interactive mapping of real-world objects to create interactive virtual-world objects
A method for interactively defining a virtual-world space based on real-world objects in a real-world space is disclosed. In one operation, one or more...
US-8,902,216 Information providing system, providing information updating method, information terminal device, information...
Provided is an information providing system that is capable of precisely grasping actual situations of use of provided information and effectively updating the...
US-8,902,213 Display device, electronic device, and method of driving display device
A display device is provided having improved reliability compared with the related art. The display device includes, for each pixel: a photo-emission element...
US-8,902,194 Electronic apparatus, display control method, and program
An electronic apparatus includes: an input/output unit that displays operation markers, used for performing an operation input, on a display surface and detects...
US-8,902,166 Information processing apparatus and cellular phone terminal
An information processing apparatus including a display unit displaying information on a display screen, an operation unit including a text input key, and a...
US-8,902,163 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and computer program
There is provided an information processing apparatus according to the present invention including a detection unit for detecting a moving direction and a...
US-8,902,155 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-8,902,143 Liquid crystal display for driving a pixel with a black state and a white state within one frame period, method...
A liquid crystal display includes: a display section including a plurality of pixels and displaying an image through varying a gray scale of each of the pixels...
US-8,902,134 Pixel circuit, display and driving method thereof
The invention provides a pixel circuit that can cancel the influence of the mobility of a drive transistor. A drive transistor supplies a light-emitting element...
US-8,902,132 Self light emission display device, power consumption detecting device, and program
Disclosed herein is a self light emission display device includes a buffer memory configured to delay the supply of pixel data to a self light emission panel, a...
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