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US-8,299,415 Photodetector, electro-optical device, and electronic apparatus
An photodetector includes: a first light receiving element that receives light including ambient light; a second light receiving element that receives light...
US-8,299,227 Method of immobilizing and stretching a nucleic acid on a substrate
The present invention relates to a method of immobilizing and stretching a nucleic acid on a silicon substrate, to nucleic acids and substrates prepared...
US-8,298,988 Thermal transfer sheet
A thermal transfer sheet includes a thermal transfer dye layer containing a dye on one surface of a base material sheet and a heat-resistant lubricating layer...
US-8,298,905 Method for forming functional element using metal-to-insulator transition material, functional element formed...
A method for forming a functional element includes a first step of forming an insulating layer composed of an insulator phase of a transition metal oxide...
US-8,298,851 Method of manufacturing a solid-state imaging device with a silicide blocking layer and electronic apparatus
A solid-state imaging device is provided. The solid-state imaging device includes a pixel section, a peripheral circuit section, a silicide blocking layer...
US-8,298,709 Secondary battery
A secondary battery capable of improving the cycle characteristics while securing the initial charge and discharge characteristics is provided. The secondary...
US-8,298,707 Positive active material and nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery
A positive active material including a compound expressed by a general formula Li.sub.mM.sub.xM'.sub.yM''.sub.zO.sub.2 (here, M designates at least one kind of...
US-8,298,643 Method of manufacturing an optical data carrier
A method of manufacturing an optical data carrier, wherein an essentially uncured resin layer is provided on a side of said optical data carrier. The...
US-8,298,090 Attachment for game controller and controller assembly
An attachment includes an attached portion that is attachable to, and detachable from, the outer circumferential surface of a game controller and a grip to be...
US-8,298,011 Semiconductor device and semiconductor device manufacturing method
A method for making a semiconductor device including: element isolation regions formed in a state of being buried in a semiconductor substrate such that an...
US-8,297,892 Cutting apparatus
A cutting apparatus includes a base frame, a pair of holder assemblies, an overhead frame, a cutter assembly and a controller. The pair of holder assemblies are...
US-8,297,829 Mobile device with illumination
A mobile device is provided comprising a light guide modified at a plurality of locations to let light guided in the light guide at least partially escape....
US-8,297,730 Liquid discharge apparatus and liquid discharge method
A liquid discharge apparatus includes a liquid discharge head (120) having ink discharge nozzles (203) for discharging droplets of inks, and a head controller...
US-8,296,939 Mounting method using dilatancy fluid
Even pressure is applied to a mounting target, even in a case where electronic components having different heights from each other are attempted to be mounted...
US-D669,930 Mount
US-D669,927 Camera
US-D669,880 Portable recorder
US-D669,879 Recording device
US-D669,850 Battery
US-D669,849 Rechargeable battery
US-8,296,813 Predictive frame dropping to enhance quality of service in streaming data
Methods and apparatus for optimizing quality of streaming data transmitted between a first node and a second node over a network, the streaming data including...
US-8,296,808 Metadata from image recognition
A method of acquiring data associated with a television program consistent with certain embodiments involves acquiring information that identifies a currently...
US-8,296,806 Non-real time services
In certain embodiments, a digital television broadcast method involves generating a digital television signal having one or more transport streams; where data...
US-8,296,805 Command description scheme providing for dynamic update of instance documents and their associated schema
The present invention provides a method and system for dynamically updating descriptions of AV content, such as MPEG-7 content descriptions. One embodiment...
US-8,296,804 Non-real time services
In certain embodiments, a digital television receiving method that receives non-real time (NRT) content involves receiving a transport stream containing an...
US-8,296,801 Asset management system and asset management method
A program preparation and distribution system, in which metadata indicating variable information is generated from project to project, from medium to medium,...
US-8,296,657 Random image selection without viewing duplication
Particular embodiments generally relate to randomly displaying images on a display device. In one embodiment, a list of images for display on a display device,...
US-8,296,423 Intelligent routing
Routing of content, including: receiving a request to access a content item from a device; determining at least one of status, location, and format of the...
US-8,296,422 Method and system of manipulating data based on user-feedback
A method and system for providing content data to a user that includes providing a sample that is previewed by the user. The content data includes e-books,...
US-8,296,405 Internet strawman and user interface therefor
A system and method for implementing an intermediary to preserve user privacy and anonymity in electronic transactions. In one embodiment, a computer...
US-8,296,389 Content reproduction apparatus, content delivery apparatus, content delivery system, and method for generating...
Metadata for a content delivered from a content server is generated while suppressing an increase in the network traffic. A content delivery system includes a...
US-8,296,365 Communication system, computer program execution device, recording medium, computer program, program...
The communication system comprises a first access processing, which accesses a server via a network, receives program information files transmitted from said...
US-8,296,272 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
An information processing apparatus which may include basic-file management means for managing a file stored in a storage medium by utilizing basic-file...
US-8,296,240 Digital rights management dongle
A dongle for digital rights management protection, in accordance with one embodiment of the present technology, includes a digital right management engine and...
US-8,296,239 Data distribution system and method of same, data processing apparatus and method of same, and data recording...
A data distribution system and method suitably performing various processing such as suitable distribution of data, control of copying, conversion of signals,...
US-8,295,846 GPS-based CE device wireless access point mapping
A CE device can incorporate a GPS receiver and can be moved around a building with wireless access point (AP) signal strengths recorded at various locations....
US-8,295,786 Magnetic sheet, method for producing the magnetic sheet, antenna, and portable communication device
The present invention provides a magnetic sheet with improved resistance to folding while maintaining good magnetic characteristics and reliability; a method...
US-8,295,773 Communication apparatus and communication system
Remote control data is securely transmitted to a device under control. A remote control device transmits an acknowledge request for A ch to the device under...
US-8,295,769 Wireless connection for data devices
A method and a system are provided for wirelessly connecting two data devices. A user intending to connect the devices issues a connect activation command and...
US-8,295,696 Camera module and imaging apparatus
A camera module includes a barrel, a movable lens movable in the barrel in an optical axis direction, an imaging device that captures an image of a subject...
US-8,295,695 Lens barrel, camera module, and imaging apparatus
A lens barrel includes: a lens holding member that holds a lens; a drive coil attached to an outer peripheral portion of the lens holding member; a magnet...
US-8,295,685 Content reproduction device and method, recording medium, and program
The present invention relates to an apparatus and a method for content reproduction, a recording medium, and a program that make it possible to edit taken...
US-8,295,684 Method and system for scaling content for playback with variable duration
Adjusting the duration of first content having a plurality of segments including: identifying at least one segment of the first content; deleting the at least...
US-8,295,673 Apparatus, method, and computer program for processing information
An information processing apparatus includes an encoding and decoding unit for performing a data conversion process by decoding encoded still image data...
US-8,295,650 Information processing apparatus and method, and program
An information processing apparatus may include the following elements: an image information obtaining unit which obtains image information having at least...
US-8,295,638 Image display control device, image display method, and information storage medium
To provide an image display control device capable of displaying a process for switching images in a manner readily recognizable by an observer when...
US-8,295,636 Gradation converting device, gradation converting method, and computer program
A gradation converting device that converts gradation of an image includes: a dither unit that applies dither to the image by adding random noise to a pixel...
US-8,295,595 Generating full color images by demosaicing noise removed pixels from images
A method and apparatus to remove color noise included in raw data while effectively preventing image quality degradation. For interest pixels serially set onto...
US-8,295,556 Apparatus and method for determining line-of-sight direction in a face image and controlling camera operations...
An information processing apparatus includes a face detecting unit that detects a face area included in image data, a face-component detecting unit that detects...
US-8,295,549 Peripheral device having light emitting objects for interfacing with a computer gaming system claim of priority
A peripheral device for communicating with a computer gaming system having an image capture device associated therewith is provided. The image capture device is...
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