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US-8,580,360 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...
US-8,578,758 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...
US-D693,328 Speaker box
US-8,578,508 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...
US-8,578,438 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...
US-8,578,417 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...
US-8,578,415 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,...
US-8,578,286 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...
US-8,578,237 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...
US-8,577,962 Server apparatus, client apparatus, content recommendation method, and program
A server apparatus includes a first storage, a second storage, a communication unit, and a controller. The first storage is configured to store statistical...
US-8,577,944 Signal processing device, signal processing method, and signal level display device
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...
US-8,577,808 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...
US-8,577,800 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...
US-8,577,513 Power system, power receiving apparatus, and power transmission control method
There is provided a power system including a power transmitting apparatus and a power receiving apparatus. The power transmitting apparatus includes: a power...
US-8,577,479 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...
US-8,577,417 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...
US-8,577,406 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...
US-8,577,293 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...
US-8,577,219 Imaging apparatus and method of calculating usable time of imaging apparatus
An imaging apparatus includes a usable time calculation unit which calculates a usable time of a battery device having a secondary battery, wherein the usable...
US-8,577,210 Image editing apparatus, image editing method and program
Method and information processing apparatus for generating an edited work including a subset of a plurality of scenes in an image material. The information...
US-8,577,207 Information signal processing apparatus and method, information signal processing system and method, and...
An information signal processing apparatus comprises: data playback unit for playing back data from a recording medium on which featured data is recorded...
US-8,577,200 Content editing apparatus, content editing method and program
There is provided a content editing apparatus, content editing method and program capable of easily and rapidly extracting sections corresponding to a...
US-8,577,152 Method of and apparatus for classifying image
A method and apparatus that classify an image. The method extracts a feature vector from the image, wherein the feature vector includes a plurality of first...
US-8,577,146 Methods and devices that use an image-captured pointer for selecting a portion of a captured image
An electronic device includes a camera that is configured to generate a visual data signal that corresponds to dynamically captured graphic content that...
US-8,577,142 Image processing device, image processing method and program with improved image contrast
An image processing device calculates a frequency of a pixel value for each block, generates a first histogram formed by N bins, mixes the first histogram of a...
US-8,577,138 Color rolling detection method and detection device
The present invention discloses a color rolling detection method and detection device for an input image, which can detect a phenomenon of color rolling in the...
US-8,577,137 Image processing apparatus and method, and program
The present invention relates to an image processing apparatus and method, and a program that are capable of more easily identifying an area of a subject in an...
US-8,577,082 Security device and system
A security device and system is disclosed. This security device is particularly useful in a security system where there are many security cameras to be...
US-8,577,076 Speaker device
A speaker device includes: an acoustic diaphragm having a given shape and made of a material having physical anisotropy; and an excitation means attached to the...
US-8,577,054 Signal processing apparatus, signal processing method, and program
A signal processing apparatus includes a source separation module for producing respective separation signals corresponding to a plurality of sound sources by...
US-8,577,040 Data transmitting method and apparatus, and data communication method and apparatus
A data communication system and method in which a need to store a frame count value in a non-volatile memory and update the frame count value is obviated, and...
US-8,577,023 Encryption processing method, apparatus, and computer program utilizing different types of S-boxes
A common-key blockcipher processing configuration with enhanced immunity against attacks such as saturation attacks and algebraic attacks (XSL attacks) is...
US-8,576,950 Reception apparatus, reception method, demodulation apparatus, demodulation method, and program
Disclosed herein is a reception apparatus including: a reception section configured to receive a signal modulated by a predetermined system defined by a...
US-8,576,902 Receiving device and method, demodulating device and method, and program
The present disclosure provides a receiving device including, a receiver configured to receive a signal that is transmitted via a propagation path and is...
US-8,576,681 Optical information recording medium, optical information recording apparatus and optical information recording...
An optical information recording medium includes a recording layer in which a track is formed, the track having recording marks linearly arranged thereon. Each...
US-8,576,608 Memory apparatus
A memory apparatus includes: a plurality of memory cells which includes a first resistance change element; and a read-out circuit which determines the size of a...
US-8,576,499 Imaging lens and imaging apparatus
An imaging lens includes: an aperture stop; a first lens having a positive refractive power; a second lens having a negative refractive power which is formed in...
US-8,576,486 Optical film, antireflection optical element and master
An optical element includes a base and a large number of structures arranged on the surface of the base, the structures being projections or depressions. The...
US-8,576,484 Display apparatus
A display apparatus includes: a display unit in which sub-pixels are periodically arranged at a first sub-pixel pitch in a first direction of a screen, each...
US-8,576,483 Microscope and focusing method
Disclosed herein is a microscope, including: an illumination optical system; a first image creation optical system; a second image creation optical system; an...
US-8,576,344 Projection control device, projection control method, and program
An information processing apparatus that includes a main body, a member movably attached to the main body, a first detector configured to detect an orientation...
US-8,576,340 Ambient light effects and chrominance control in video files
Methods and systems for controlling ambient light effects associated with video content are provided. The method includes providing a receiving device...
US-8,576,328 Image pickup apparatus and display control method
An image pickup apparatus uses an image pickup device. A manual focus adjusting unit is configured to control a focus lens in response to a user's input...
US-8,576,321 Imaging apparatus, method of controlling the same, and computer program
An imaging apparatus includes: an imaging unit that respectively generates, with imaging devices different from one another, a first captured image with a...
US-8,576,317 Solid-state image pickup apparatus signal processing method for a solid-state image pickup apparatus, and...
Disclosed herein is a solid-state image pickup apparatus, including a pixel array section in which a unit pixel including a photoelectric conversion section and...
US-8,576,315 Imaging device and imaging apparatus for performing focus alignment
An imaging device including: image generation pixels generating signals for image generation; and phase difference detection pixels generating signals for focus...
US-8,576,311 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and manufacturing apparatus
An image processing apparatus having a plurality of Bayer arrays each including 4 pixels sharing a common electrode connected to a vertical signal line wherein:...
US-8,576,309 Pixel defect correction device, imaging apparatus, pixel defect correction method, and program
A pixel defect correction device includes: a defect determining section determining whether a pixel of interest of an image, in which pixels each having a pixel...
US-8,576,305 Image pickup apparatus and method of correcting captured image data
An image pickup apparatus includes a solid-state image pickup device including a plurality of pixels arranged in a two-dimensional array, a circuit necessary...
US-8,576,302 Imaging apparatus comprising color image pickup device and monochrome image pickup device
There is provided an imaging apparatus including an optical elements that disperses an incoming light from a subject into a first light composed of wavelength...
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