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Data distribution system and method of same, data processing apparatus and
method of same, and data recording...
A data distribution system and method suitably performing various processing such as suitable distribution of data, control of copying, conversion of signals,...
GPS-based CE device wireless access point mapping
A CE device can incorporate a GPS receiver and can be moved around a building with wireless access point (AP) signal strengths recorded at various locations....
Magnetic sheet, method for producing the magnetic sheet, antenna, and
portable communication device
The present invention provides a magnetic sheet with improved resistance to folding while maintaining good magnetic characteristics and reliability; a method...
Communication apparatus and communication system
Remote control data is securely transmitted to a device under control. A remote control device transmits an acknowledge request for A ch to the device under...
Wireless connection for data devices
A method and a system are provided for wirelessly connecting two data devices. A user intending to connect the devices issues a connect activation command and...
Camera module and imaging apparatus
A camera module includes a barrel, a movable lens movable in the barrel in an optical axis direction, an imaging device that captures an image of a subject...
Lens barrel, camera module, and imaging apparatus
A lens barrel includes: a lens holding member that holds a lens; a drive coil attached to an outer peripheral portion of the lens holding member; a magnet...
Content reproduction device and method, recording medium, and program
The present invention relates to an apparatus and a method for content reproduction, a recording medium, and a program that make it possible to edit taken...
Method and system for scaling content for playback with variable duration
Adjusting the duration of first content having a plurality of segments including: identifying at least one segment of the first content; deleting the at least...
Apparatus, method, and computer program for processing information
An information processing apparatus includes an encoding and decoding unit for performing a data conversion process by decoding encoded still image data...
Information processing apparatus and method, and program
An information processing apparatus may include the following elements: an image information obtaining unit which obtains image information having at least...
Image display control device, image display method, and information
To provide an image display control device capable of displaying a process for switching images in a manner readily recognizable by an observer when...
Gradation converting device, gradation converting method, and computer
A gradation converting device that converts gradation of an image includes: a dither unit that applies dither to the image by adding random noise to a pixel...
Generating full color images by demosaicing noise removed pixels from
A method and apparatus to remove color noise included in raw data while effectively preventing image quality degradation. For interest pixels serially set onto...
Apparatus and method for determining line-of-sight direction in a face
image and controlling camera operations...
An information processing apparatus includes a face detecting unit that detects a face area included in image data, a face-component detecting unit that detects...
Peripheral device having light emitting objects for interfacing with a
computer gaming system claim of priority
A peripheral device for communicating with a computer gaming system having an image capture device associated therewith is provided. The image capture device is...
Image processing apparatus, image capturing apparatus, image processing
method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes an image clipping unit, a feature extracting unit, a candidate identifying unit, and a detecting unit. The image clipping...
System, apparatus, method and program for controlling output
An output control system includes a plurality of output control apparatuses, the output control apparatuses controlling audio signals supplied to respective...
Information processing apparatus processing notification sound and
audio-based contents, and information...
In a user terminal, a reproducing unit reads out from a music file memory unit a music file selected and input by a user and reproduces the music file. In a...
Frequency band extending apparatus, frequency band extending method,
player apparatus, playing method, program...
A player apparatus for playing an input signal after band-extending the input signal includes: an extension controller to determine an extension start band for...
Earphone with controllable leakage of surrounding sound and device
The invention relates to an earphone (1) with leakage control, which can be switched between states with and without leakage to adapt the earphone to different...
Cryptographic processing apparatus, algorithm constructing method,
processing method, and computer program...
To realize an extended-Feistel-type common-key block-cipher process configuration for realizing a diffusion-matrix switching mechanism (DSM). In a cryptographic...
Communications device and communications method
A communications device 100, which performs data communication, includes an AC cycle sensor 30 which is connected to a power line 106 supplied with an a.c....
Transmitting apparatus and method, and receiving apparatus and method
A method of transmitting data symbols via Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexed (OFDM) symbols, that includes forming data symbols into pairs, generating a...
System and method of video data encoding with minimum baseband data
Just-in-time up-conversion utilizes frame tagging, and optionally pixel tagging, to minimize the data bandwidth required to drive a display. According to this...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method,
recording medium, and program
An information processing apparatus and method for splicing first compressed image data with second compressed image data. The method includes performing a...
Minimum mean square error equaliser with reduced complexity
The present invention relates to the field of communication devices, e.g. wireless communication devices. More particularly, the present invention relates to...
Recording and reproducing apparatus and laser driving pulse adjusting
A recording and reproducing apparatus includes: an optical head unit irradiating a laser beam on an optical recording medium and performing writing and readout...
Recording medium, recording apparatus, reproduction apparatus, recording
method and reproduction method
The present invention allows the usability of a write-once recording medium to be enhanced. The write-once recording medium is provided with an ordinary...
A memory cell is provided, in which a resistance value is appropriately controlled, thereby a variable resistance element may be applied with a voltage...
Projection display apparatus for facilitating registration adjustment of
colors of a display image
A projection display apparatus includes: a light source; a spatial light modulation device modulating, on the basis of a video signal, each of primary color...
Camera support device
A camera support device includes: a first rotating member to which an imaging device is fixed; a second rotating member having first and second arm portions...
Solid-state imaging device, imaging apparatus, pixel driving voltage
adjustment apparatus, and pixel driving...
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel array unit having arranged unit pixels, each having a charge generator generating signal charges, and a signal...
Solid-state imaging device and readout method thereof
A solid-state imaging device includes: a plurality of pixels arrayed in the vertical transfer direction and in the horizontal transfer direction; a vertical CCD...
Imaging apparatus and imaging method
Disclosed herein is an imaging apparatus including imaging means confitured to photograph an image of a scene that is in a direction in which a user sees,...
Display apparatus and display-apparatus driving method
Disclosed herein is a driving method for driving a, display apparatus, the display apparatus including: N.times.M light emitting units; M scan lines; N data...
Display device, method for driving same, and electronic apparatus
Disclosed herein is a display device including: a pixel array part including row first drive lines, row second drive lines, and column signal lines; and a drive...
System and method for touch-based text entry
An electronic device includes a touch screen that displays a message log containing text of one or more messages that have been transmitted by the electronic...
Display and operation device, operation device, and program
A display and operation device includes a display unit; a touch panel disposed on a display panel of the display unit; and a control unit for displaying a...
Electro-optical device, scan line driving circuit, and electronic
The object of the present invention is to suppress a high impedance state of scan lines in a case where the scan lines are driven by using a demultiplexer. A...
Controlling image display according to a high-luminance reference value
and a low-luminance reference value
A projection display unit includes: a light modulation panel which modulates light from a light source in accordance with a given image signal; an iris...
Display device, picture signal processing method, and program
There is provided a display device including a display unit having pixels, each of which includes a luminescence element that individually becomes luminous...
Power saving display mode for organic electroluminescent displays
An improved organic electroluminescent display includes a plurality of normal mode colors and a plurality of user-selected power saving mode colors. The display...
Antenna interface circuits including tunable impedance matching networks,
electronic devices incorporating the...
An antenna interface circuit for a wireless communication device includes a tunable matching circuit that is coupleable to an antenna. The tunable matching...
Microwave alignment apparatus
A microwave alignment apparatus is operable to align an electromagnetic wave in the microwave range. The microwave alignment apparatus includes a focusing...
Electromagnetic wave measuring apparatus
An electromagnetic wave measuring apparatus includes: a reception antenna receiving an electromagnetic wave generated from an electronic apparatus placed at a...
Communication between devices based on device-to-device physical contact
A method includes detecting one or more physical contacts between the device and another device and determining whether the one or more physical contacts...
Solid-state imaging device
A solid-state imaging device includes: a photoelectric conversion portion that receives an incident light from a back surface side of a silicon layer to perform...
Light-emitting device and display
A light-emitting device includes: a semiconductor layer including a first conductive contact layer, a first conductive cladding layer, an active layer, a second...
Display unit including a multlayer structure
A display unit that secures favorable display performance and has a simple structure is provided. The display unit includes a multilayer structure in which an...