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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...
Method for arranging a component on a circuit board
A method for arranging a component on a circuit board, a circuit board, and a mobile device comprising a circuit board are described.
Playback apparatus, playback method and program
A playback apparatus is provided that includes an operation plane, a detection unit to detect which of contact relationship including first contact...
Method of producing a poly (ethylene oxide) copolymerised with at least
one other alkylene oxide
The present invention relates to a method of producing a poly(ethylene oxide) copolymerized with one alkylene oxide and to a poly(ethylene oxide-co-alkylene...
Solid-state imaging device and method for making the same
A solid-state imaging device includes a semiconductor substrate, one or more wiring interlayer films disposed on or above the semiconductor substrate, and one...
Method for manufacturing semiconductor device
Disclosed herein is a method for making a semiconductor device including the steps of: forming a light-receiving portion for carrying out photoelectric...
Method for preventing erroneous loading of component-to-be-loaded on main
body side apparatus,...
A battery device having a casing configured to house at least one battery cell and having an end surface that defines an outermost surface of the casing. A...
Optical recording medium and method for manufacturing the same
An optical recording medium includes: a substrate; an information signal layer provided on the substrate; and a protective layer provided on the information...
The present invention provides a game system using LEDs in a controller 20. In a game system of the present invention, an image pickup apparatus captures the...
Projection image display device and projection optical system for
performing extended projection
A projection image display device includes a light source; an illumination optical system that uniformly irradiates a surface of an image modulating element...
Intaglio printing plate, production method for intaglio printing plate,
production method for electronic...
An intaglio printing plate includes a substrate and a photosensitive resin film provided on the substrate. The photosensitive resin film includes a plurality of...
Torque sensor and robot apparatus
Provided is a torque sensor including a first rotating body, a second rotating body, a strain body, and a detection element. The first rotating body is...
Information processing apparatus and method, information recording medium,
and computer program
An information processing apparatus includes a data processor configured to obtain first content stored in a first information recording medium and second...
Recording medium cartridge
A disk cartridge includes, between a recordable position and an unrecordable position, a first guide surface that gradually increases an elastic force of an...
Display control apparatus, display control method, and program
A display control apparatus is disclosed which includes: an application configured to display a plurality of first icons each representing a category; and a...
Information-processing apparatus, information-processing methods,
recording mediums, and programs
An information-processing apparatus including a reproducer for synchronously reproducing content data common to another information-processing apparatus, a user...
Apparatus and method for sorting video inputs in input select menu of
A display device has a plurality of video inputs and a video selection switch for switching between video inputs based on user inputted commands. An input...
Adapter apparatus coupled to a memory card and data transmission system
including the adapter apparatus
An adapter apparatus has a function of determining the type of a memory card, by communicating with the memory card at plural communication speeds and...
Communication system and its method and communication apparatus and its
This invention relates to a communication system including a first apparatus having a first storage medium, and a second apparatus for transmitting data to the...
Scalable video coding (SVC) file format
The currently existing ISO/AVC file format is modified by providing extensions to store and access video content currently being defined by the SVC standard....
Service managing apparatus and method, and service providing system and
A service providing system is provided which enables the users of an information transmission service in which information is sent and received in real time...
Networked local media cache engine
A local media cache engine stores content locally for a particular local device. The content is downloaded or copied from other source devices within a network...