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US-8,584,168 Apparatus and method for automatically recording content, and recording medium and program thereof
An apparatus automatically recommends content. A preference operation history managing unit generates history information of an operation relating to a...
US-8,584,163 Locally stored content previews: representative of programming content in an electronic programming guide...
An integrated DSS/WebTV receiver is communicatively connected to an Internet service provider, a DSS service provider, and (optionally) a local broadcast...
US-8,584,156 Method and apparatus for manipulating content channels
An apparatus and method for creating channels dedicated to a particular type of content. The method includes acquiring seed content and using the seed content...
US-8,584,125 Apparatuses, methods, and computer-readable media for interrupt control
An improved interrupt control mechanism is provided in a system in which a plurality of OS's (OS's) are concurrently operating. In the system, a main OS...
US-8,584,014 Information processing apparatus and information processing method
An information processing apparatus having an input configured to receive a first operation and a second operation input by a user, a playback unit configured...
US-8,584,007 Information processing method, information processing apparatus, and program
There is provided an information processing method, including the steps of: obtaining a first format document described using a mark-up language; and...
US-8,583,994 Coding apparatus and method for handling quasi-cyclical codes
Disclosed herein is a coding apparatus handling quasi-cyclic codes in which a given code word cyclically shifted by p symbols provides another code word,...
US-8,583,985 Transmission apparatus, transmission method, reception apparatus, reception method, program and transmission system
A transmission apparatus, including an error correction code calculation section adapted to calculate an error correction code from data of a transmission...
US-8,583,927 Streaming system and streaming method
A streaming system includes an authoring unit (2), a stream server (3) and a client terminal (5). The authoring unit generates a file composed of encrypted...
US-8,583,918 Wireless communication system, terminal, method for reporting status of terminal, and program
A wireless communication system includes a plurality of terminals connected to at least one wireless network on the basis of authority of security configuration...
US-8,583,842 Data transfer device and data transfer system
Disclosed herein is a data transfer device to which a master device that issues transfer requests and slave devices each having a function of responding to the...
US-8,583,814 System and methods of streamlining media files from a dispersed peer network to maintain quality of service
Media content, including content suitable for streaming, is distributed to and accessible over a communications network by computer nodes within a peer storage...
US-8,583,665 Information processing device, client device, server device, list generation method, list acquisition method,...
There is provided an information processing device including a plurality of specifying devices used to respectively specify a plurality of types of parameter...
US-8,583,660 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program
A configuration is provided that allows secure data management to be performed on subsequently acquired data associated with content management units. When...
US-8,583,164 Reward-based access to media content
The present invention provides a reward-based process where sharing mobile devices receive a reward for sharing access to media content with one or more...
US-8,583,038 Device and method for content searching between peer devices
A portable communication device is equipped to search for content stored on a target electronic device. The portable communication device transfers user-defined...
US-8,582,961 Electronic apparatus, reproduction system, reproduction method, and program
The present disclosure provides an electronic apparatus including, an acquisition portion configured to acquire video data having a plurality of picture data...
US-8,582,953 Information processing device, information processing method, playing device, playing method, and program
The present invention relating to an information processing device, information processing method, playing device, playing method, and program that enables...
US-8,582,951 Information processing device, information processing method, and computer program
A data recording structure supporting an AVCHD format is provided. The data recording structure allows a playing process, an editing process and a write-once...
US-8,582,950 Reproducing apparatus, reproducing method, reproducing program, and recording medium for reproducing recorded...
For a large capacity recording medium, a user interface having high flexibility and enriched representation is accomplished. A flag that represents whether a...
US-8,582,923 Image processing apparatus, image processsing method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes: a representative value calculation unit calculating a representative value from an input first image signal; an...
US-8,582,899 Image coding apparatus and method, image decoding apparatus and method, and program
An image coding apparatus includes a significant bit detection processing unit that detects a number of pieces of coefficient data where a significant bit is...
US-8,582,897 Information processing apparatus and method, program, and recording medium
An information processing apparatus includes a face detecting unit configured to detect a face in an image; a discriminating unit configured to discriminate an...
US-8,582,887 Image processing system, learning device and method, and program
The present invention relates to an image processing system, a learning device and method, and a program which enable easy extraction of feature amounts to be...
US-8,582,823 Image processing apparatus, method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes: a motion detection unit detecting a motion of a subject to be evaluated by using an image of the subject to be...
US-8,582,806 Device, method, and computer-readable storage medium for compositing images
An image processing apparatus includes a detector, a setting unit, and an image generator. The detector detects a target object image region from a first image....
US-8,582,677 Communication apparatus, communication method and computer program
There is provided a communication apparatus, including a transmission pattern generation unit that generates a transmission pattern according to a modulation...
US-8,582,655 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and recording medium
An image processing apparatus includes: a modeling unit, in video image data composed of frame images having an X direction and a Y direction perpendicular to...
US-8,582,646 Methods for delta-QP signaling for decoder parallelization in HEVC
By implementing a new bitstream for a Delta-Quantization Parameter (DQP), a decoder is able to implement parallel decoding of multiple coding units within a...
US-8,582,640 Adaptive joint source channel coding
Adaptive joint source channel coding associates multiple predictors with a reference data unit, such as a macroblock or frame of video data. An encoder...
US-8,582,615 Semiconductor light-emitting device
There is provided a semiconductor light-emitting device including a temperature detecting section which is allowed to accurately estimate an element...
US-8,582,417 Pilot pattern design for a STTD scheme in an OFDM system
A transmitting device for transmitting data and pilot symbols in an OFDM transmission system having transmission antennas. The device includes symbol generating...
US-8,582,411 Apparatus and method for information processing
An acquisition section acquires image data having a plurality of frames. Table information is written into a store when the image data is acquired. The table...
US-8,582,410 Master strategy adjustment method and disc manufacturing method
A master strategy adjustment method includes performing first recording on a master with a predetermined strategy, performing first measurement of an evaluation...
US-8,582,402 Optical recording medium and recording device
An optical recording medium in which recording is performed by a recording device that is configured such that tracking servo control of recording light is...
US-8,582,204 Optical film and method for manufacturing the same, antiglare film, polarizer with optical layer, and display...
An antiglare film includes a base member and an optical layer provided on the base member, and the optical layer has an irregular shape on a surface thereof....
US-8,582,036 Remote control apparatus and communication system
Disclosed herein is a remote control apparatus for communicating with an electric apparatus by radio communication, including: a plurality of operation keys; a...
US-8,582,029 Picture signal processing unit, image display unit, and picture signal processing method
A picture signal processing unit having a first and a second double rate conversion section, a storage section, and a quadruple rate conversion section is...
US-8,582,019 Image pickup element and image pickup device
A technology of a phase-difference detecting image pickup element that can precisely detect a focus by a phase difference detection method and that can be...
US-8,582,018 Imaging device, imaging method, and program
An imaging device includes a detector that repeatedly carries out a series of operation of generating an evaluation value to evaluate the degree of focusing of...
US-8,582,015 Image pickup apparatus
An image pickup apparatus including: an image pickup device for receiving subject light passed through a photographing optical system by an image pickup surface...
US-8,582,012 Imaging apparatus and display control method in imaging apparatus
An imaging apparatus includes: a first display panel mounted on an apparatus casing so as to display images or data in a direction towards a user; a second...
US-8,582,002 Imaging method and imaging apparatus
An imaging method includes a step of setting, when a digital zoom operation mode for enlarging an image imaged by a imaging part of an X-Y address type is...
US-8,581,957 Video conference using an external video stream
A portable communication device may determine whether a video camera is in a vicinity of the portable communication device. If so, video taken by the video...
US-8,581,938 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and program for magnifying a screen and moving...
An information processing apparatus according to the present invention includes: an input position detecting unit for detecting a position of an operator...
US-8,581,889 Display unit
A display unit with which diffraction reflection is able to be decreased is provided. The display unit includes a display section having an organic EL device...
US-8,581,869 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program
There is provided an information processing apparatus including a display section, a contact detection section which is provided on a surface at an opposite...
US-8,581,864 Information processing device, operation input method and operation input program
Disclosed herein is an information processing device including a contact detection unit configured to detect a contact operation for an operation surface, an...
US-8,581,859 Display device
There is provided a device with a part or a whole of a housing thereof having flexibility. The device includes a display unit; a detection unit that detects a...
US-8,581,821 Liquid crystal display device, liquid crystal display method, display control device, and display control method
An LCD device includes a display unit including pixels having a multi-pixel structure; first and second driving units that drive scanning and signal lines,...
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