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US-8,264,618 Remote control apparatus
A remote control apparatus for remotely operating an electronic device. The remote control apparatus including: an operation section having a plurality of...
US-8,264,617 Analog TV broadcast signal receiving apparatus and analog TV broadcast signal demodulating apparatus
Disclosed herein is an analog television broadcast signal receiving apparatus including: a tuner section configured to convert an analog television broadcast...
US-8,264,608 Television-signal receiver and receiving method
A television-signal receiver includes: a tuner receiving a television signal; a video demodulation unit for an analog broadcast received by the tuner; an audio...
US-8,264,604 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
A image processing apparatus includes an interlace/progressive converter that converts interlaced input image data into progressive image data; an up-convert...
US-8,264,600 Image processing apparatus for converting a lower resolution image into a higher resolution image using cyclic...
An image processing apparatus includes a converter converting an interlace image including a first number of pixels into a first progressive image, an...
US-8,264,590 Imaging apparatus and method
An imaging apparatus includes an imaging device, a light guide mechanism, and a signal processing unit. The imaging device converts light incident on a...
US-8,264,580 Solid state imaging device, signal processing method of solid-state imaging device and imaging apparatus...
A solid-state imaging device is disclosed. The device includes: a pixel array unit in which unit pixels including photoelectric conversion elements are...
US-8,264,570 Location name registration apparatus and location name registration method
A location name registration apparatus includes a reception unit configured to receive, from a picture-taking apparatus, picture data of a picture of an object...
US-8,264,567 Electronic apparatus, imaging device, method for time correction, and program
An electronic apparatus includes a time measuring unit that measures time, a time information acquiring unit that acquires time information, a determining unit...
US-8,264,563 Image pick-up apparatus and synchronization-signal-generating apparatus
An image signal generation portion 11 generates an image signal of a variable frame-rate picked-up image. A signal generation control portion 24 drives the...
US-8,264,559 Image pickup apparatus and image pickup method
This invention makes it possible to produce a high quality synthesized panoramic image when it is difficult to highly precisely shift the image pickup...
US-8,264,552 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and recording medium
An image processing apparatus includes a still/motion determining unit and a motion blur adder. The still/motion determining unit makes a still/motion...
US-8,264,551 Methods for correcting distortions of image-taking video signals and apparatus for correcting distortions of...
A method and an apparatus for correcting distortions of image-taking video signals are provided. The method and an apparatus adopting the method are capable of...
US-8,264,548 Steering mirror for TV receiving high frequency wireless video
In a home system in which a TV receives video from various sources over directional wireless links such as 60 GHz links, a mirror apparatus is provided that can...
US-8,264,546 Image processing system for estimating camera parameters
An image processing system includes a camera, an image processor and a calibration surface including a calibration pattern, comprising plural alternately...
US-8,264,533 Video conversion device, video conversion method, and program
Disclosed herein is a video conversion device including a color characteristic memory, a color characteristic correction processor, a selector, and a controller.
US-8,264,511 Printing apparatus and thermal transfer printing method
Provided is a printing apparatus including: a medium transporting unit configured to transport a printing target medium; a sheet traveling unit configured to...
US-8,264,487 Method for converting polygonal surfaces to levelsets
A method for use in computer graphics includes receiving data defining an explicit surface representation of three-dimensional (3D) geometry and casting a ray...
US-8,264,471 Miniature character input mechanism
A device includes a touch screen with a maximum of nine distinct touch areas, displays an input interface on the touch screen, where the input interface...
US-8,264,469 Touch panel and display unit
A touch panel capable of decreasing concavity and convexity generated on the surface and a display unit including the same are provided. The touch panel...
US-8,264,463 Input device and electronic apparatus
An input device inputs information by a slide operation depending on an operation body. The device contains a housing having an operation surface, a detection...
US-8,264,456 Portable electronic apparatus, user interface controlling method, and program
An electronic apparatus is disclosed which includes: a main body motion determination device configured to determine whether a predetermined accelerated motion...
US-8,264,452 Display device, display method, and electronic device
There is provided a display device, including a display panel; a first light emitting unit for inputting a first input light to the display panel based on a...
US-8,264,450 Illuminating apparatus and display apparatus
The present invention provides an illuminating apparatus locally reducing light intensity without depending on the configuration of a light source itself. An...
US-8,264,447 Display apparatus and method for controlling a backlight with multiple light sources of a display unit
A display apparatus includes a display unit having a display screen divided into a plurality of regions and controlled using a transmittance ratio on a...
US-8,264,437 Display for high brightness conditions
A device including a housing and a display provided on a surface of the housing. The device also includes a light sensor provided on the surface of the housing,...
US-8,264,291 Resonator and a method of manufacturing the same, and oscillator and electronic apparatus including the same
Disclosed herein is a resonator including, a vibrating portion having a conductor portion, and three or more insulating portions provided so as to electrically...
US-8,264,231 Switch circuit
A switch circuit includes: a first charge/discharge circuit having a fixed first time constant; a second charge/discharge circuit having a second time constant...
US-8,264,198 Battery pack, battery charger and charging method having multiple charging modes
A battery pack, a battery charger, a method for charging a battery pack are provided. The battery pack includes a secondary battery, a switch element for...
US-8,264,123 Piezoelectric vibration device system and electronics apparatus
A piezoelectric vibration device system includes a piezoelectric vibration device that performs predefined movements using the vibration of the piezoelectric...
US-8,263,956 Optical flow channel measuring instrument
An optical measuring instrument includes: a flow channel for allowing a specimen to be circulated therein; a first light source including a light emitting diode...
US-8,263,889 Manipulating apparatus and mobile terminal including the same
Disclosed herein is a manipulating apparatus (mobile terminal) including a chassis provided with a manipulating portion (directional manipulating portion) with...
US-8,263,871 Mount board and semiconductor module
A mount board includes a laminated wiring section including a plurality of wiring layers formed on a surface of a substrate in a laminated manner, wherein a...
US-8,263,256 Cell
A highly safety cell is provided in which short-circuiting is unlikely to occur. In order to prevent short-circuiting, for example, burrs generated when a...
US-8,263,251 Insulating plate of nonaqueous electrolyte secondary cell, nonaqueous electrolyte secondary cell, and method...
An insulating plate of a nonaqueous electrolyte secondary cell is interposed between a cell element and a cover member in a nonaqueous electrolyte secondary...
US-8,262,829 Method for manufacturing divided waveplate filter
An adhesive layer is formed on a substrate by printing such that the adhesive layer has a predetermined pattern. A film having a phase-difference characteristic...
US-8,262,747 Cathode active material, cathode, nonaqueous electrolyte battery, and method for manufacturing cathode
A cathode active material has: a lithium composite oxide which contains the highest proportion of nickel among constituent metal elements except lithium; and a...
US-8,262,481 Game control program, game device and game control method, management server, and data managing method
A designer terminal according to an embodiment of the present invention is a game device operated by a designer. The designer terminal includes a stage setting...
US-8,262,427 Defect correcting apparatus and defect correcting method
The present disclosure provides a defect correcting apparatus including a defect detecting device configured to detect a defect within a repetitive pattern in a...
US-D667,041 Video camera
US-D667,039 Video camera
US-D667,023 Display device with user interface
US-D667,008 Monitor display
US-D666,990 Headphone
US-D666,984 Mobile phone
US-D666,981 Mobile phone
US-RE43,657 Electronic device, signal compensation device and signal compensation method
An electronic device that prevents a failure caused by a temperature drift of an angular velocity sensor, and a signal compensation system and a signal...
US-8,261,360 Content distributing system with dynamic encryption keys
A content distributing system for distributing content disclosed herein is an encrypting apparatus for encrypting each of objects constituting content using a...
US-8,261,305 System and method for scrolling through TV video icons by category
In a TV displaying thumbnails of videos grouped by genre, genre labels are shown so that a user can conveniently move genre to genre with a single click on a...
US-8,261,210 TV widget animation with audio
An example television Widget movement method involves receiving a dedicated command from a remote controller that activates the plurality of Widget programs,...
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