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Information processing apparatus, communication control method, storage
medium with program stored therein, and...
Provided is an information processing apparatus including a first and second communication units: the first for non-contact communication with a first/second...
Wireless communication device, wireless communication method and program
A wireless communication device is provided which includes a transmission section for discretely increasing transmission power and transmitting wireless...
Accessing stored data objects using contact data corresponding to a remote
Methods and apparatus for accessing data objects stored in a communication device are disclosed. An exemplary method comprises detecting a trigger event related...
Information service phonebook update
A method of storing a phone number within a mobile phone that was received from an information service. The user places a call to an information service to...
Signal receiving apparatus, signal receiving method, signal receiving
program and signal receiving system
Disclosed herein is a signal receiving apparatus including: a resonance section configured to receive an input signal at a variable resonance frequency; a...
Information processing system, portable information terminal apparatus,
information processing method, program...
An object of the present invention is to provide a system that allows a user to preset a desired TV program for unattended recording by use of a PDA. A PDA...
Content data processing device, content data processing method, program,
and recording/ playing device
A content data processing device includes: a stability score computing unit to compute a stability score corresponding to the stability of an image for each...
Program recording apparatus and program recording method
A program recording method receives and records a desired program, the recording of which is set based on at least a broadcast time period and a broadcast...
Method and apparatus for forming super resolution images from raw data
representative of color filter array images
A method and apparatus for generating a super-resolution image are provided. The method may include obtaining a first set of RAW data representing a first image...
Image processing device, image processing method and program
An image processing device is provided that includes an image acquisition unit that obtains video data that includes a plurality of consecutive frames, and also...
Noise correction circuit, imaging apparatus, and noise correction method
adding random number after noise removal
A noise correction circuit that detects and corrects noise included in an image signal output from an image sensor is provided. The noise correction circuit...
Image processing device
An image processing device includes: a first smoothing unit calculating, regarding multiple positions along a first direction in a neighbor region of a...
Image processing apparatus and method
A method of matching a pose of a synthesized representation of a human or animal body to a captured image of that human or animal body is provided, which can be...
Color effects for compressed digital video
Implementing color effects in compressed digital video is improved upon by re-using the original video's compression parameters during the re-encoding stage,...
Imaging apparatus, imaging method and computer program for detecting a
facial expression from a normalized face...
An image processing apparatus for processing an image, includes a face detector for detecting an image of a face of a subject contained in a captured image,...
Object tracking apparatus and object tracking method
Candidate contour curves for a tracking object in the current frame are determined using a particle filter, based on the existence probability distribution of...
Audio signal output apparatus, audio signal output method, program, and
An audio signal output apparatus includes a driving unit and an output unit. The driving unit is configured to receive incident waves and generate a driving...
Methods and apparatuses for capturing an audio signal based on a location
of the signal
In one embodiment, the methods and apparatuses detect an initial listening zone wherein the initial listening zone represents an initial area monitored for...
Audio signal transmitting apparatus, audio signal receiving apparatus,
audio signal transmission system, audio...
According to the invention, there is provided an audio signal receiving apparatus which receives audio signals transmitted from external connection apparatuses...
Test apparatus, test method, and computer program
A sound element is generated by synthesizing, from a base sound, a frequency component of a sinusoidal wave one octave higher than the base sound. The base...
Recursive image quality enhancement on super resolution video
Method and apparatus for improving the quality of super-resolution video imaging by suppressing ringing artifacts, reducing high-frequency noise, reducing...
Display generating device, display generating method, program, and
wireless communication system
A display generating device includes a display screen generator generating a display screen showing connection status between each wireless communication device...
Objective lens, optical pickup and optical disc apparatus
Provided is an objective lens used in an optical pickup that performs recording and/or reproducing of information signals on three different types of optical...
Print data processing apparatus, printer, photograph vending machine, and
print data processing method and program
A print data processing apparatus includes a reception processing unit receiving an instruction for execution of a multi-size printing function to output a...
Biometric image pickup apparatus
A biometric image pickup apparatus includes: a light source section selectively switching between light of a first wavelength region with a high transmittance...
Information processing apparatus and television tuner
An information processor includes an operation unit for receiving a selected analog television channel, an identification signal generator for generating, from...
A camera module includes a lens barrel, a lens holder, an image pickup device, and a plurality of springs supporting the lens holder in such a manner that the...
Solid-state imaging device, signal processing method of solid-state
imaging device, and image capturing apparatus
A solid-state imaging device includes: a plurality of pixel circuits each including a photoelectric conversion element; reading signal lines connected to the...
Charge detection device and charge detection method, solid-state imaging
device and driving method thereof, and...
A charge detection device includes: a substrate having a first conductive type of predetermined region; a second conductive type of drain region disposed in the...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and imaging apparatus
An image processing apparatus includes an image adding unit to perform noise reduction processing in the spatial direction by adding multiple images while...
Image data processing apparatus, image data processing method, and program
Image data are compressed such that they do not visually deteriorate. Nonlinear compression and DPCM compression are performed in series. A compressing unit 41...
Imaging apparatus and image signal generating apparatus
Disclosed is an imaging apparatus including an imaging element photo-electrically converting light from a subject to generate an electric signal, an output unit...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program
An image processing apparatus displaying an image on a display screen having a predetermined image size includes an image scaling unit scaling image information...
A method and device for providing a display having increased viewability are provided. The display assembly includes a backlight layer, an electrochromic layer...
Display apparatus, driving method for display apparatus and electronic
Disclosed herein is a display apparatus, including: a pixel array section including a plurality of pixels, a writing transistor, a driving transistor, a first...
Half-mode substrate integrated antenna structure
The present invention relates to a half mode substrate integrated antenna structure 1, 10, 11 for electromagnetic signals, comprising a substrate 2 with a top...
Photodetector used to control near field communication
A communication apparatus includes: an antenna; a first communication means that performs near field communication with a non-contact card via the antenna; a...
Synchronous oscillator, clock recovery apparatus, clock distribution
circuit, and multi-mode injection circuit
Disclosed herein is a synchronous oscillator including at least one injection circuit having an injection signal input terminal, an internal clock signal input...
Display with organic light emitting elements including a light emitting
layer provided by transferring a...
A display is provided. The display includes an acceptor substrate including red light-emitting elements arranged in a first column, green light-emitting...
Organic electroluminescence display device
An organic electroluminescence display device is provided. The organic electroluminescence display device includes plural organic electroluminescence elements....
Phosphor, fluorescent lamp using the same, and display device and
illuminating device using fluorescent lamp
A phosphor includes Eu-activated YVO.sub.4:Eu doped Pith 10 ppm to 3,000 ppm of Tb and/or 50 ppm to 4,500 ppm of Sm. The luminance of light emitted by...
Device, method of manufacturing device, board, method of manufacturing
board, mounting structure, mounting...
A mounting structure and a mounting method which are capable of securely electrically connecting wiring on a board and a device to each other in the case where...
Separator and battery using the same
A separator having at least: a base material layer made of a microporous membrane of a polyolefin resin; and a functional resin layer which is made of a resin...
Method for treating carbon nanotubes, carbon nanotubes and carbon
nanotubes device comprising thereof
An efficient and cost-effective method for treating carbon nanotubes (CNTs) is provided. The method includes comprising: dispersing said carbon nanotubes in a...
Game control program, game machine, and game control method
The present invention provides a game device with enhanced entertainment capabilities. In a game device, a slope controller controls the inclination of the...
Axial fan apparatus, axial-flow impeller, and electronic apparatus
Provided is an axial fan apparatus including a housing and an axial-flow impeller. The axial-flow impeller is capable of rotating inside the housing and...
A lighting system is provided that includes: an optical device including a cylindrical lens made up of a liquid lens, an emission unit including an axis line in...
Portable information terminal
Network system, direct-access method, network household electrical
appliance, and program
A network system includes a first device, a second device, and a server device capable of registering the first and second devices in correlation and...