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US-8,284,282 Solid state imaging device, driving method of the solid state imaging device, and electronic equipment
A solid state imaging device includes: multiple unit pixels including a photoelectric converter generating electrical charge in accordance with incident light...
US-8,284,277 Solid-state imaging device and imaging apparatus
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel array section having an effective pixel region formed by a plurality of pixels which are disposed in the form of...
US-8,284,268 Imaging apparatus and method, information processing apparatus and method, and recording medium storing a...
An imaging apparatus acquires and displays an image of a subject such that a target subject remains displayed on a monitor even after performing an area zoom...
US-8,284,262 Shake correction device, shake correction method, and imaging apparatus
A shake correction device includes a shake detection unit detecting shake so as to generate a shake detection signal, a driving unit displacing a relative...
US-8,284,260 Optimal raw RGB determination for color calibration
Improving color calibration, and similar operations, by generating an optimal raw RGB color chart, in the raw RGB domain, for an imaging device with a given...
US-8,284,238 Image processing apparatus and method
An image processing apparatus and a method for generating a three dimensional representation of a scene, which includes a plurality of objects disposed on a...
US-8,284,236 Preventing interference between primary and secondary content in a stereoscopic display
A method of positioning primary and secondary images on a stereoscopic display device involves ascertaining a perceived depth of the primary image and the...
US-8,284,213 Display control apparatus and display control method
A display control apparatus and method is disclosed wherein the amount of use of a memory to be used to store an image to be displayed can be reduced. The...
US-8,284,187 Display panel module and electronic apparatus
Disclosed herein is a self-light-emission-type display panel module including: a pixel array section including pixel areas laid out to form a 2-dimensional...
US-8,284,185 Power consumption detection apparatus, power consumption control apparatus image processing apparatus,...
Disclosed herein is a power consumption detection apparatus including: a line current calculation section configured to calculate, based on an image signal, a...
US-8,284,183 Inverter circuit and display device
An inverter circuit including: first to third transistors; first and second switches; and a first capacitive element. The first and second transistors are...
US-8,284,182 Inverter circuit and display device
An inverter circuit includes: first and second transistors connected between first and second voltage lines; a fifth transistor having a drain connected to a...
US-8,284,178 Display panel module and electronic apparatus
A self-light-emission-type display panel module employs: a pixel array section including pixel areas laid out to form a two dimensional matrix in a display area...
US-8,284,176 Display device and luminance control method therefor
Disclosed herein is a display device having an insulating substrate, an effective pixel area formed on the insulating substrate and having at least pixels...
US-8,284,165 Information display apparatus with proximity detection performance and information display method using the same
An information display apparatus with proximity detection performance contains a display device that displays image information, a sensor constituted of plural...
US-8,284,135 Display apparatus and electronic instrument
A display apparatus includes: a plurality of pixel circuits; and a signal supply circuit which supplies any one of a potential of a video signal, an extinction...
US-8,284,131 Self-luminous display device and driving method of the same
A self-luminous display device includes: pixel circuits; and a drive signal generating circuit, wherein each of the pixel circuits includes a light-emitting...
US-8,283,887 Portable device
A portable device includes a case configuring the body of the portable device and a fuel cell system included in the case and having air inlets formed in the...
US-8,283,746 Solid-state imaging device and method of manufacturing solid-state imaging device
A solid state imaging device having a back-illuminated type structure in which a lens is formed on the back side of a silicon layer with a light-receiving...
US-8,283,596 Laser processing apparatus and laser processing method, debris collection mechanism and debris collection...
A laser processing apparatus is provided for patterning with laser light a resin film or a metal film formed on a substrate. The apparatus includes a laser...
US-8,283,547 Scheme for providing audio effects for a musical instrument and for controlling images with same
A method for use with a musical instrument includes receiving a signal representative of a sound produced by the musical instrument, receiving a selection of an...
US-8,283,200 Manufacturing method of thin film transistor and thin film transistor, and display
A manufacturing method of a thin film transistor made of a stack of an organic semiconductor layer, a gate insulating film and a gate electrode in this order on...
US-8,283,014 Optical recording medium
Disclosed herein is an optical recording medium, including: a substrate; and an information recording layer formed on the substrate, an information signal being...
US-D668,637 Earphone
US-D668,631 Earphone
US-8,281,357 Network system, message processing method, service server, direct access management server, network home...
A network system includes a terminal apparatus, a network home appliance, a service server that provides the terminal apparatus with a service for controlling...
US-8,281,340 Information processing apparatus and method, and program
In the present invention, there is provided an information processing apparatus for recommending contents. The information processing apparatus may include...
US-8,281,327 Mechanism to load disc from cartridge to recording apparatus
A disc loading mechanism transporting a disc between a disc cartridge and a recording and reproducing apparatus includes: a loading arm having at a leading end...
US-8,281,316 Event direction detector and method thereof
Event direction detection method that distinguishes an external event from an internal event and detects a direction of an event, includes the steps of: acting...
US-8,281,314 Information processing device and method
An information processing device to execute programs performing encoding processing configured from a plurality of processes, includes: a program storage unit...
US-8,281,226 Reproduction apparatus and reproduction method
A reproduction apparatus includes a reproduction unit reading a reproduced signal of the data recorded on an optical disk, a reproduced signal processing unit...
US-8,281,205 LDPC decoding apparatus, decoding method and program
Disclosed herein is a decoding apparatus for decoding an LDPC code, the decoding apparatus including: a message computation section configured to carry out a...
US-8,281,156 Information processing device, information recording medium, information processing method, and computer program
A data placement configuration which ensures seamless playback of contents having segment portions including multiple different variations of encrypted data is...
US-8,281,130 Authentication system and authentication object device
To provide an authentication system for improving security, using fewer encryption keys. An authentication requesting device (20) and an authentication target...
US-8,281,077 Local media cache with leader files
An apparatus and method for providing media content to electronic equipment includes transferring media content to the electronic equipment, and using rules to...
US-8,281,048 Information processing apparatus and method for detecting a type of apparatus connected to a connector thereof
An information processing apparatus includes a connector that conforms to a Universal Serial Bus standard. The information processing apparatus detects voltages...
US-8,281,047 Electronic device and control signal sending method in electronic device
[Object] To make it possible to control a CEC-non-compliant device connected to a television receiver by using a remote control sender of the television...
US-8,281,045 Device control device, device control method, and computer program
A device control device includes a transmission signal receiving/outputting unit configured to receive/output a signal containing a control signal for...
US-8,281,016 Program and information processing method and apparatus
The present invention relates to a program and an information processing method and apparatus with which a connection can be formed reliably between apparatuses...
US-8,280,933 Information processing apparatus, control method, control program, and name mapping information
An information processing apparatus includes a local storage in which a virtual file system is created, the virtual file system supporting an information...
US-8,280,862 Digital-cinema processing apparatus, ingesting method, and program
A digital-cinema processing apparatus for ingesting a digital cinema package (DCP) in a storage device includes a DCP obtaining unit configured obtain at least...
US-8,280,818 License source component, license destination component, and method thereof
Disclosed herein is, a license source component for transferring a license defining a content usage rule to a license destination component, the license source...
US-8,280,461 Electronic device including a function button operable by a stylus or similar device
An electronic device may include a stylus and a housing. An opening may be formed in the housing for inserting and storing the stylus. A function button may be...
US-8,280,435 Communication system, settlement management apparatus and method, portable information terminal and information...
The present invention provides a communication system that enables safe and easy addition of a function for use of credit card settlement services to a portable...
US-8,280,432 Mobile communication device and method for operating a mobile communication device
The present invention relates to a mobile communication device and a method for operating a mobile communication device with which triggering of a certain...
US-8,280,318 Core modem assembly for mobile communication device
The invention described herein provides a core modem assembly for a communication circuit that is well suited for mobile communication devices such as cellular...
US-8,280,306 Information processing apparatus and method
The present invention relates to an information processing apparatus and method that allow wireless communications to be readily and quickly started. When a...
US-8,280,302 Communication device and method, and program
The present invention relates to a device and a method for communication, and a program that makes it possible to provide a communication environment not...
US-8,280,225 Information processing device, display data providing method, and program
There is provided an information processing device capable of communicating with a purchase history storage device for storing purchase history data and a...
US-8,280,224 Information recording apparatus and information recording method
An information recording apparatus is disclosed which comprises: a first recording element for recording input picture information in units of recording into a...
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