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US-8,280,220 Reproduction apparatus, data processing system, reproduction method, program, and storage medium
A reproduction apparatus successively decoding and reproducing a plurality of picture data forming reproduced data, comprising a reproduction memory, a decoder...
US-8,280,219 Apparatus, method, and program for converting information
An information converting apparatus includes an additional information retrieval unit for retrieving additional information incidental to moving image data...
US-8,280,194 Reduced hardware implementation for a two-picture depth map algorithm
An imaging system generates a picture depth map from a pair of reduced resolution images. The system captures two full resolution images, receives image...
US-8,280,165 System and method for segmenting foreground and background in a video
The present invention discloses a system and method for segmenting foreground and background in a video, wherein the system comprises: a video shooting module...
US-8,280,123 Authentication apparatus, registration method, collation method, and program
An authentication apparatus and authentication method which can improve the authentication accuracy are provided. The authentication apparatus consecutively...
US-8,280,122 Registration device, collation device, extraction method, and program
The present invention provides a registration device which can improve the authentication accuracy. The registration device includes a detection means for...
US-8,280,108 Image processing system, image processing method, and computer program
An image processing system includes: an object detecting unit that detects a moving body object from image data of an image of a predetermined area; an...
US-8,280,075 Apparatus, method and program for processing signal and method for generating signal
A signal processing apparatus includes a signal output unit for outputting a measurement signal, the measurement signal being produced by synthesizing a signal...
US-8,280,071 Voice output system and method
A voice output system and method provide a voice of high quality while enabling coexistence with other wireless transmission systems. Compression-encoded voice...
US-8,280,050 Modular broadcast receiver system and method
The construction of a receiving apparatus for receiving a broadcast from a plurality of broadcasting providers is simplified. In a receiving apparatus for...
US-8,279,979 Signal processing apparatus, signal processing method, and program
Disclosed herein is a signal processing apparatus that processes a signal transmitted over a transmission path that causes stationary distortion to occur in a...
US-8,279,958 Receiver and method
A receiver for receiving a sequence of OFDM symbols transmitted via a channel. Each OFDM symbol comprises a plurality of data bearing sub-carriers and a...
US-8,279,956 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, display apparatus and information processing...
Disclosed herein is an information processing apparatus including: a demodulation FFT processing section configured to carry out an FFT process on a...
US-8,279,942 Image data processing apparatus, image data processing method, program for image data processing method, and...
An image data processing apparatus includes: plural arithmetic processing sections; a main memory; and a cache memory, wherein slices of the image data are...
US-8,279,941 Apparatus for encoding and decoding header data in a picture signal transmission
A picture decoding method and apparatus for decoding a bit stream, the bit stream being compatible with MPEG 1 moving picture video standard. The method...
US-8,279,939 Apparatus for encoding and decoding header data in picture signal transmission
Control data subsequent to an extension start code is stored in an encoding apparatus when transmitted after each header data of a video sequence layer, a GOP...
US-8,279,938 Encoding device and method, decoding device and method, program, recording medium, and data structure
It is possible to display a caption with an aspect ratio independent from the aspect ratio of a main video. When a flag indicating that the aspect ratio of the...
US-8,279,932 Information processing apparatus and method
An information processing apparatus includes: a synthesis filter unit configured to execute synthesis filtering for coefficient data of each subband, obtained...
US-8,279,930 Image processing apparatus and method, program, and recording medium
A compensation allocation unit performs allocation compensation of a motion vector to a pixel to which a motion vector is not allocated by a victor allocation...
US-8,279,906 Laser diode and method of manufacturing the same
A laser diode includes an active layer, a strip-shaped ridge provided above the active layer, a pair of resonator end faces sandwiching the active layer and the...
US-8,279,819 Wireless communication method
A wireless communication method is provided which includes the steps of selecting, by a wireless communication device belonging to a communication system...
US-8,279,747 Information processing apparatus and signal transmission method
There is provided an information processing apparatus includes, an encoding section for encoding a bit string to generate a data signal having an amplitude of...
US-8,279,725 Control device, control method, program, and recording medium
A control device includes n optical pickups, n being an integer greater than one; a dividing unit configured to divide one block into n pieces of data, the one...
US-8,279,722 Method, apparatus and program for processing information
In an information processing apparatus that stores data on a plurality of storage media, a management information generator generates management information...
US-8,279,720 Hard disk apparatus and driving method therefor
Disclosed herein is a hard disk apparatus, including: a magnetic recording medium; a recording head adapted to record information on the magnetic recording...
US-8,279,654 Resistance change memory device and operation method of the same
A resistance change memory device includes: memory cells each having a current path in which a storage element, whose resistance changes according to the...
US-8,279,590 Electronic apparatus and method for producing an electronic apparatus
An electronic apparatus includes an accommodation plate, a first exterior member, and a second exterior member. The accommodation plate accommodates a plurality...
US-8,279,528 Optical element
An optical element includes a container including first and second end face walls, a side face wall, and an accommodating chamber inside the walls; first and...
US-8,279,373 Liquid crystal module and electronic device
A liquid crystal module according to an embodiment of the present invention includes a liquid crystal panel, a transparent panel member configured to include a...
US-8,279,360 Projection type liquid crystal display apparatus
A projection type liquid crystal display apparatus includes: a light source; a liquid crystal display device; and a projection lens projecting light modulated...
US-8,279,356 Active suppression by TV of white space device interference
A digital TV (DTV) incorporates a TV white space device capable of operating on plural TV frequencies and responsive to the DTV processor to send a signal to an...
US-8,279,339 Projection display and projection display control program
A projection display may include a frame rate conversion section selectively performing a first frame rate conversion process or a second frame rate conversion...
US-8,279,326 Light quantity detecting apparatus and imaging apparatus
A light quantity detecting apparatus is disclosed which includes: an integration detection section configured to output a signal that varies with integrated...
US-8,279,322 Image pickup device including isotropic mirror
An image pickup device includes a fixedly provided half mirror that separates object light that has passed through a shooting optical system into transmitted...
US-8,279,320 Imaging apparatus data recording method and data-display control method, and computer program
An imaging apparatus includes an imaging unit configured to execute processing to capture an image; a GPS (Global Positioning System) device configured to...
US-8,279,319 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and information processing system
An information processing apparatus includes an image-information obtaining unit configured to obtain first image information; an information associating unit...
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...
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