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US-RE44,563 Pixel circuit and display apparatus
Disclosed herein is a pixel circuit that includes a correcting section configured to correct the input voltage sampled in the pixel capacitance in order to...
US-8,566,889 Control apparatus, content transmission system and content transmission method
Disclosed herein is a control apparatus for accepting a request for transmission of a content from a content transmission apparatus to the control apparatus and...
US-8,566,879 Method and apparatus for navigating video content
Methods and apparatus for navigating video content. Digital markers may be placed at desired locations within recorded or cached video content. In one...
US-8,566,870 Higher speed high definition television (HDTV) channel and external input surfing
A high definition television (HDTV) is capable of displaying one or more streams. Typical stream changing is accomplished by freshly determining the stream...
US-8,566,865 Dynamic insertion of cinematic stage props in program content
Dynamically replaceable assets are inserted in program content and may be used for the insertion of cinematic stage props therein. Such assets can be used for...
US-8,566,855 Audiovisual user interface based on learned user preferences
A method and apparatus for providing an audiovisual user interface based on learned user preferences is described. In one implementation, the method involves...
US-8,566,785 Information processing device, method of processing information, and program
An information processing device for providing a program selected on the basis of a predetermined theme among recorded programs and programs to be received to a...
US-8,566,723 Menu bar providing method and information browsing screen configuration file creation program
It is an object of the present invention to enable displaying of a desired Web page and also displaying of a Web page including a menu bar without first...
US-8,566,706 User-friendly display of data
A display apparatus for displaying accumulated data items includes obtaining means for obtaining a plurality of data items accumulated, classifying means for...
US-8,566,592 Authenticating method for short-distance radio devices and a short-distance radio device
The invention provides a method for making mutual authentication between short-distance radio devices automatically or after confirmation by users, and a...
US-8,566,316 Information processing apparatus and method, program, and information processing system
An information processing apparatus includes a creating block configured to create relating information for relating each of one or more news gathering...
US-8,566,272 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program for recognizing behavior
There is provided an information processing apparatus including: a sensor data generator sensing a user behavior and generating sensor data corresponding to the...
US-8,566,258 Markovian-sequence generator and new methods of generating Markovian sequences
A new type of Markovian sequence generator and generation method generates a Markovian sequence having controllable properties, notably properties that satisfy...
US-8,566,105 Apparatus and method for encoding and decoding of audio data using a rounding off unit which eliminates...
A method and apparatus for encoding audio data and a method and apparatus for decoding audio data, which can generate and decode, respectively, scalable...
US-8,566,094 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
An apparatus, method and program for performing a speech recognition process utilizing contextual information that comprises an estimation of the intention of...
US-8,566,092 Method and apparatus for extracting prosodic feature of speech signal
The present invention discloses a method and an apparatus for extracting a prosodic feature of a speech signal, the method including: dividing the speech signal...
US-8,565,950 Electric vehicle, management apparatus, and drive management method
There is provided an electric vehicle including a battery that stores power, a connection unit that is to be connected a charger that communicates with a...
US-8,565,852 Auricle-installed device and bio-signal measurement apparatus
Disclosed herein is an auricle-installed device including, a reference electrode to be placed on the ear lobe, a detection electrode to be placed on a surface...
US-8,565,590 Image apparatus, imaging method and program
An imaging apparatus includes: a supplying section configured to supply a driving command for driving at least a portion of a lens in a specific direction to a...
US-8,565,589 Zoom tracking controller, compound-eye imaging apparatus, and method of control by zoom tracking controller
A zoom tracking controller includes a lens position acquiring unit that acquires the positions of a first zoom lens and a first focus lens, a cam curve storage...
US-8,565,584 Editing apparatus and editing method
An editing apparatus for video data creates a bridge file for connecting a first file and a second file to be edited based on designation of an IN point of the...
US-8,565,574 Information processing apparatus and method for controlling input and output operations on a buffer
An information processing apparatus includes bank overflow flag confirming means for confirming whether a bank overflow flag is set, the bank overflow flag...
US-8,565,543 Video recording apparatus, video recording method, and recording medium
A video recording apparatus optimally records partial images made up of a partial area from an original image and containing a feature point such as person's...
US-8,565,516 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image processor includes a main image statistical information generator that detects a parallax of each predetermined unit of a 3D main image from main image...
US-8,565,491 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and imaging apparatus
An apparatus for evaluating the quality of an input image is disclosed. The apparatus may include a composition pattern selection unit configured to select a...
US-8,565,468 Headphone
There is provided a headphone including a headband having flexibility; a slider having flexibility with the headband attached at one end, and a headphone unit...
US-8,565,431 System and method for scrambling wireless signals using a secure time value
According to one embodiment, the invention is directed to a method for securing communications with an electronic device. The method comprises obtaining a...
US-8,565,425 Recording medium, method for manufacturing the same and apparatus for reproducing the same
There is disclosed a method for generating data for a recording medium. The method includes receiving original content data representing a plurality of still...
US-8,565,347 Antenna measurement system and method
The present invention relates to an antenna measurement system and a corresponding method for measuring parameters of the transfer function of an antenna...
US-8,565,342 Power amplification apparatus, OFDM modulation apparatus, wireless transmission apparatus, and distortion...
A power amplification apparatus that performs an inverse fast Fourier transformation on data allocated to a plurality of sub-carriers, converts time-domain data...
US-8,565,317 User interface system, scene description generating device and method, scene description converting device and...
A user interface system comprises a server having a scene description converting device for converting scene description containing input user interaction into...
US-8,565,312 Image processing method and image information coding apparatus using the same
An image information coding method for performing a motion vector search based on hierarchical search in an image compression information device adapted to...
US-8,565,190 NAT traversal for mobile network devices
Traversal of a Network Address Translator (NAT) can be facilitated for a mobile device configured to communicate with one or more other devices over a network...
US-8,565,131 Communication device and communication method
A communication device has a first communication section that supports a first communication mode having a low communication rate and a second communication...
US-8,565,057 Multilayer optical recording medium
An optical recording medium is provided. The optical recording medium includes a multilayer including an N (N.ltoreq.5) number of interfaces capable of...
US-8,565,055 Method of, and apparatus for, recording address information to disc medium
In step S1, the address generator generates address information composed of a sync signal which is recorded on an optical disc, address data and an error...
US-8,565,013 Storage element and storage device
A storage element includes a storage layer that stores information on the basis of a magnetization state of a magnetic material; a fixed magnetization layer...
US-8,564,941 Electronic apparatus
An electronic apparatus includes a keyboard unit, a first circuit board, and a first electronic component. The keyboard unit includes a plate that includes a...
US-8,564,907 Position determining member to align a magnetic tape cartridge in a magnetic recording and reproducing apparatus
A magnetic tape cartridge includes a cartridge case, a pair of cylindrical hubs rotatably provided in the cartridge case, and a magnetic tape laid between the...
US-8,564,864 Image recording medium, hologram replicating device and hologram replicating method
An image recording medium in which a refractive index modulation is recorded in a material in a layer such that, when the hologram recording medium is...
US-8,564,862 Apparatus, method and program for reducing deterioration of processing performance when graduation correction...
An image signal processing apparatus includes the following elements. A control unit determines a gradation correction characteristic representing a conversion...
US-8,564,725 Video data processing apparatus and contrast correcting method
A video data processing apparatus includes: a contrast correction calculating section correcting the contrast of input luminance data by performing a...
US-8,564,723 Communication system, communication method, video output apparatus and video input apparatus
A communication system may includes a source device to output video contents and a sink device to input the video contents, connected to the source device using...
US-8,564,719 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and information processing program
An information processing apparatus that has a frame buffer that stores an input video signal, that loads a video signal at an asynchronous timing with the...
US-8,564,712 Blur difference estimation using multi-kernel convolution
An apparatus and method for rapidly and accurately determining blur differences between captured images. Blur change is modeled as a point spread function from...
US-8,564,702 Solid-state imaging apparatus and camera using the same
At least a solid-state imaging device and one or a plurality of bare ICs that are disposed on the back face or on the back face side of the solid-state imaging...
US-8,564,701 Solid-state imaging device having a buried photodiode and a buried floating diffusion positioned for improved...
A solid-state imaging device includes a pixel including a buried photodiode formed inside a substrate, a buried floating diffusion formed at a depth equal to...
US-8,564,693 Image processing device, image processing method, and image processing program
An object plane is set, and appropriate image processing is performed according to the setting of the object plane. An image processing apparatus has a...
US-8,564,685 Video signal capturing apparatus, signal processing and control apparatus, and video signal capturing, video...
A video signal transfer system including an imaging apparatus for capturing an object to be imaged and generating a consecutive plurality of picture data...
US-8,564,679 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and program
An image processing apparatus includes: an object state detector detecting a state of an object in input images inputted in time series; an image-capturing...
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