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US-8,279,310 Solid-state imaging device and camera system
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel array including pixel circuits arranged in a matrix; and a pixel drive unit configured to drive the pixel array...
US-8,279,300 Imaging device and imaging method
An imaging device is provided which includes a color component region detection portion that detects, from image data of a photographic subject, a region that...
US-8,279,299 Imaging device and associated methodology of setting adjustable aspect ratios
According to the invention, extracting still and moving pictures having different aspect ratios from an original picture from within an extraction range...
US-8,279,296 Information processing apparatus, image-capturing system, reproduction control method, recording control...
An information processing apparatus includes a video obtaining unit configured to obtain a plurality of items of video data captured by a plurality of...
US-8,279,295 Image delivery apparatus, image delivery system, image delivery method and program
There is provided an image delivery apparatus including a camera capable of changing a shooting condition specified by at least a shooting direction, a camera...
US-8,279,286 Apparatus and method of object tracking
A method of extracting image features from objects on a plane within video images; detecting the objects from a relative position on the plane by comparing the...
US-8,279,282 Display control apparatus, display control method, and program
A display control apparatus includes a receiving unit that receives a television broadcast signal containing at least remote broadcast image information, a...
US-8,279,255 Electronic equipment for a communication system
The present invention relates to a method and an electronic equipment for reducing the set-up time required to establish video calls between handheld...
US-8,279,228 Performance driven facial animation
A method of animating a digital facial model, the method including: defining a plurality of action units; calibrating each action unit of the plurality of...
US-8,279,227 Method for detecting collisions among large numbers of particles
A method for detecting object collisions in a simulation, which includes identifying a plurality of objects moving along a path within a simulation area, and...
US-8,279,223 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and program
An image processing apparatus capable of displaying image data on a display device that has resolution lower than that of the image data, includes a processor...
US-8,279,185 Methods, devices and computer program products for positioning icons on a touch sensitive screen
Methods, systems and computer program products for positioning a plurality of icons on a touch sensitive screen include receiving an input to the touch...
US-8,279,039 Using touches to transfer information to a device
A device may receive a signal that includes information about a touch pattern on a surface of the tag, identify the touch pattern based on the received signal,...
US-8,279,023 Filter circuit and communication device
There is provided a filter circuit that includes: a flying capacitor which maintains polarity when switching from an input terminal to an output terminal, and...
US-8,278,966 Signal output circuit, optical pickup and optical device
Disclosed herein is a signal output circuit for outputting a signal onto a transmission line having a given transmission characteristic, the signal output...
US-8,278,163 Semiconductor processing apparatus and semiconductor processing method
A semiconductor processing apparatus includes: a stage on which a substrate having a semiconductor film to be processed is to be mounted; a supply section that...
US-8,278,029 Stamper production method and read-only optical disc production method
A stamper production method includes: a stamper forming step of producing, by electroplating processing using a matrix in which a pit string constituted of a...
US-8,277,973 Nonaqueous electrolyte composition and nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery
A nonaqueous electrolyte composition containing an electrolyte salt, a nonaqueous solvent and a compound having a phosphorus-hydrogen bond or a ...
US-8,277,971 Battery, charging apparatus and electronic device
In a battery including a battery cell formed in a flattened substantially parallelepiped shape and a terminal contacting section electrically connected to the...
US-8,277,901 Patterning method, method of manufacturing organic field effect transistor, and method of manufacturing...
In the condition where a nozzle for applying a coating liquid is disposed on the lower side of a substrate and a substrate surface controlled in wettability is...
US-8,277,900 Patterning method, method of manufacturing organic field effect transistor, and method of manufacturing...
In the condition where a nozzle for applying a coating liquid is disposed on the lower side of a substrate and a substrate surface controlled in wettability is...
US-8,277,560 CVD apparatus and method of cleaning the CVD apparatus
A CVD apparatus cleaning method that efficiently removes by-product such as SiO.sub.2 or Si.sub.3N.sub.4 adhered to and deposited on surfaces of an inner wall,...
US-8,276,872 Computer retail display stand
A computer retail display stand includes a base with an adjustable rear locking bracket assembly that can be engaged with an in-store locking bar, adjusted as...
US-8,276,862 Stand for image display device
There is provided a stand for an image display device supporting a flat-plate-like image display device. The stand for an image display device is provided with:...
US-8,276,824 Communication device, communication method, program, and communication system
A communication device including a receiving unit, a command processing unit, an updating unit, a transmitting unit, and a selector is provided. The receiving...
US-D668,241 Cover for connecting terminal of electronic device
US-RE43,703 Transmission system for OFDM-signals with optimized synchronization
The present invention relates to a transmission apparatus for transmitting OFDM-signals comprising modulation means 4 for modulating said signals onto a...
US-8,276,083 Information processing apparatus and method
The invention relates to an information processing apparatus and method which allow a user to readily select, upon transmission of an electronic mail or upon...
US-8,276,075 Apparatus, method, and computer program for processing information
An information processing apparatus may include a controller for controlling the reproducing of a menu based on content recorded on a information recording...
US-8,276,073 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
The present invention relates to an information processing apparatus, an information processing method, and a program that enable easy information acquisition....
US-8,276,072 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-8,276,054 Wireless communication system, wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication method, and computer...
A wireless communication system includes a first communication station configured to operate according to a first communication protocol, and a second...
US-8,276,024 Method and system for error correction of a storage media
A data file on a storage media is processed during playback or execution to identify unreadable data. Replacement data corresponding to the unreadable data is...
US-8,275,994 Information storage apparatus and password collation method
A password is effectively prevented from being leaked to enhance the degree of security and, at the same time, can be input without difficulty. There is...
US-8,275,777 Content reproduction system, content providing method, content reproduction apparatus, content providing...
In order to reproduce contents with a substantially high degree of efficiency, the present invention provides a content reproduction system in which, typically,...
US-8,275,732 High definition multimedia interface transcoding system
According to one embodiment, a system including a decoder and a high definition multimedia interface (HDMI) whose copy protection protocol has been modified to...
US-8,275,473 Data recording and reproducing apparatus, method of recording and reproducing data, and program therefor
A data recording and reproducing apparatus is adapted to receive audio data created by encoding an original sound signal and to decode the audio data into the...
US-8,275,344 Power line communication methods and devices
A power line communication method for realizing data communication between at least one first or sending power line communication partner device and at least...
US-8,275,315 System and method for transmitting data over an audio communication link
The present invention relates to a system and method that allows a user to transfer digital data to and from a mobile device between two or more communication...
US-8,275,241 Data management device and method for managing recording medium
A data management device manages a recording medium, on which a partition table having information regarding a partition is recorded and on which a plurality of...
US-8,275,236 Information-processing device, content-reproduction-propriety-determination-notification method, and ...
An information-processing device including a recording unit configured to record a plurality of types of content-data items to be recorded onto at least one...
US-8,275,212 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes a pre-combination processing unit configured to perform a pre-combination process so that a plurality of frames of image...
US-8,275,206 Learning device, learning method, identifying device, identifying method, program, and information processing...
A learning device includes: a feature point extracting unit for extracting a feature point from each of multiple generated images made up of a positive image...
US-8,275,174 Vein pattern management system, vein pattern registration apparatus, vein pattern authentication apparatus,...
An imaging unit capturing an image of a body surface with near-infrared light while changing a magnification, and generating multiple pieces of near-infrared...
US-8,275,171 Composition determining apparatus, composition determining method, and program
A composition determining apparatus includes a subject detecting unit configured to detect one or more specific subjects in an image based on image data; a...
US-8,275,127 Cryptographic processing apparatus, cryptographic processing method, and computer program therefor
The invention realizes a high-security cryptographic processing apparatus that increases difficulty in analyzing its key and a method therefor. In Feistel-type...
US-8,275,121 Portable communication device having a combined slider and flip hinge assembly
A portable communication device includes a base, an intermediate portion and a top portion that are operatively coupled by a combination hinge assembly. The...
US-8,275,043 Image information encoding method and encoder, and image information decoding method and decoder
In an image information encoder (10) supplied with an interlaced image in a 4:2:0 format, a color-difference signal phase correction unit (22) shifts, for...
US-8,275,033 Picture mode selection for video transcoding
An adaptive picture mode selection transcoder selects an encoding mode in a second format for frames of video previously encoded in a first format by...
US-8,274,961 Apparatus and associated methodology of adjusting a RTS/CTS transmission protocol
Access control based on CSMA is favorably carried out with the RTS/CTS method used together. If the RTS/CTS procedure is used together, CTS information is...
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