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Methods and systems for enabling depth and direction detection when
interfacing with a computer program
One or more images can be captured with a depth camera having a capture location in a coordinate space. First and second objects in the one or more images can...
Game device, game control method, and game control program
A game device includes a shape data storage which stores data of an object disposed in a three-dimensional space, a first rendering unit which sets a point of...
Game control program, game control method, and game device
A game apparatus controls a game in which a user-controlled character and an opponent character hit a ball. A serve control unit receives the first input...
Light modulator and projection-type display apparatus
A light modulator includes: a holding member having a frame disposed around an opening; and a light modulation panel formed in such a way that the edge thereof...
Controller triggering device
Audio visual device
System and method for generating a target language markup language text
A system and method of generating a target language markup language (ML) text template comprise translating one or more words in a source language ML text...
Preference extracting apparatus, preference extracting method and
preference extracting program
A preference extracting apparatus includes a text information obtaining section that obtains text information having correspondence with a scene being currently...
Non-real time services
In certain embodiments, a digital television receiver method for receiving non-real time (NRT) content involves receiving a transport stream containing an...
Near real-time multiple thumbnail guide with single tuner
A method of presenting a video electronic program guide (EPG), consistent with certain embodiments involves establishing a sorting of television channels, with...
Information providing device, information acquisition terminal, broadcast
receiving terminal, information...
An ECG server for providing ECG information about a program to broadcast receiving terminals and user terminals includes an ECG information storage unit for...
Apparatus and method for computation of a pricing index
An information processing apparatus is disclosed which comprises: a first acquiring element for acquiring the number of times information contents are...
Receiving device, receiving method, program and wireless communication
A receiving device is provided that includes a radio receiving unit to receive radio signals transmitted from multiple transmitting antennas by multiple...
Methods and apparatus for dynamic prediction by software
A method, storage medium, processor instruction and processor to for specifying a value in a first portion of a conditional pre-fetch instruction associated...
Portable terminal and USB device
The present invention helps to develop a smaller sized portable terminal without reducing the functions available for the user. A USB device which is detachable...
Network server, media format conversion method and media format conversion
An network server includes a receiving unit that receives content from a client apparatus connected via a network, a conversion determining unit that obtains...
Network device, address change notification method, and address change
A network device includes a storage unit configured to store an IP address assigned to the network device as an address to be sent to a plurality of domain name...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
An information processing apparatus includes a controller that reads data by outputting, to a storage device having a data-recordable medium, a request for...
Contents reproduction expiration management system, contents reproduction
expiration managing method, terminal...
Peculiar identification information to identify a recording medium itself is recorded onto the recording medium on which contents information as a target of a...
Transmission power allocation method, communication device and program
There is provided a method for allocating a transmission power to a second communication service making secondary usage of a spectrum assigned to a first...
Wireless terminal and user interface method
Communications is executed between users through wireless terminals thereof without fear of being located by each other. On terminal 1x, area 4 in which...
Broadcast frequency detection device
By detecting the broadcast frequency of a musical composition in radio broadcasting based on on-air information and now-on-air information being broadcast...
Recording device, recording method, and recording program
The recording apparatus acquires now-on-air information at a certain interval of time. The now-on-air information shows the contents of broadcast signals being...
Content playing device, content playing method, program, and content
A content playing device includes: an identifying unit to identify, with regard to subsidiary contents created by secondarily using contents as editing material...
Method and apparatus for controlling image display
When an image is displayed on a material administration browser, a story board window and a time line window based on material data, the editing image display...
Electronic devices and methods that insert addressable chapter marks
relative to advertising content in video...
Various embodiments provide an electronic device that includes video storage memory, a video signal receiver, and a video storage controller. The video signal...
Content usage system, content usage method, recording and playback device,
content delivery method, and content...
A content usage system includes a recording and playback device and a portable electronic device mutually connected via a network. When the recording and...
Information processing apparatus and method
An information processing apparatus includes a device for performing horizontal analysis filtering, a device for performing vertical analysis filtering, and a...
Image processing apparatus and method and program
An image processing apparatus includes a face-image detector configured to detect a region of a face image from an image supplied thereto. A face-direction...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program,
and recording medium
An information processing apparatus includes a feature value detecting section, an image processing section, and an audio processing section. The feature value...
Electronic apparatus of splittable type
The present invention discloses an electronic apparatus of splittable type comprising at least two speaker portions, the two speaker portions are connected by...
Information processor and controller device
A controller device is provided whereby players can experience realistic sounds. The controller device is connected to the main body of an information...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
An information processing apparatus for outputting a predetermined video signal from a component output terminal includes signal detection means for detecting a...
Communication system, signal processing method, signal processing device,
and movable body
A communication system includes: a sampling section that samples a reception signal; a preprocessing execution section that acquires a sampling value, which is...
Equalizing structure and equalizing method
An equalizing structure and method for a wireless communication system receiving device, in which two or more transmit signals transmitted in parallel from one...
Receiving apparatus, receiving method, and program
A receiving apparatus is disclosed which includes a reception device configured to receive a signal modulated through Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing...
Apparatus for encoding and decoding header data in picture signal
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...
Extracting multiple classified adaptive decimation filters
A plurality of initial decimation filters are concatenated into an initial combined decimation filter. The initial decimation filters are assigned to a...
SIMD-processor-friendly MPEG-2 intra-quantizer
A method and apparatus for performing quantization during video compression, such as within an MPEG-2 encoder. Intra-quantization is particularly described,...
SIMD-processor-friendly MPEG-2 inter-quantizer
A method and apparatus for performing quantization during video compression, such as within an MPEG-2 encoder. Inter-quantization is particularly described,...
Image decoding device, image decoding method, and image decoding program
The present invention is directed to an image decoding apparatus adapted for decoding information obtained by implementing inverse quantization and inverse...
Symbol analyzing device, symbol analyzing method, and information storage
To provide a symbol analyzing device capable of carrying out post hoc analysis of the meaning of a symbol used in communications. The symbol analyzing device...
Slave device, time synchronization method in slave device, master device,
and electronic equipment system
A slave device includes: a clock unit that is configured by a counter so as to output time information; a clock generation unit that generates clocks for...
Communication method and communication device as well as computer program
Communication performed within a network including a plurality of communication stations is provided, in which when an access control is performed so that...
Distinguishing between data packets sent over the same set of channels
Embodiments of the present invention distinguish a first type of data packet transmitted over a random access communication channel of a wireless cellular...
Wireless communication terminal, air interface apparatus and method for
participating in wireless network
A game device is provided with a processor and an air interface apparatus. In a wireless communication environment such as that of IEEE802.11, a CPU of the air...
Wireless communications system, wireless communications apparatus,
wireless communications method and computer...
In performing SVD-MIMO transmission, a set-up procedure is simplified while assuring a satisfactory decoding capability with a reduced number of antennas. A...