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Acoustic in-ear detection for earpiece
An apparatus comprising at least one earpiece suitable to be applied at an auditory opening of a user's ear and a signal processor is disclosed. The earpiece...
Earphone and a method for providing an improved sound experience
The present invention provides an earphone comprising an electro-active polymer that is adapted such that the outer circumference of a resilient member of the...
Targeted sound detection and generation for audio headset
In an audio headset having one or more far-field microphones mounted to the headset; and one or more speakers mounted to the headset environmental sound may be...
Audio reproduction system and speaker apparatus
An audio reproduction system includes: a first speaker arranged near a listener and behind a head of the listener with a speaker unit being held by first...
Contents reproduction apparatus and method thereof
A contents reproduction apparatus that reproduces contents suitable for a user's environment includes a position detecting unit detecting a user's position, an...
Signal converter, output amplifying device, audio apparatus, and
transmitting and receiving system
Four speakers are matrix-connected to each other and a conversion circuit for converting audio signals of four channels into pulse width modulation signals of...
Multi-channel, multi-band audio equalization
A signal processing apparatus includes a plurality of equalizers configured to input an audio signal of a corresponding channel among audio signals of a...
Method and device for creating a media signal
Embodiments relate to a method for rendering a media signal in a communication terminal, comprising the steps of, under control of a control unit in the...
Estimation of B frame average rate quantization parameter (QP) in a group
of pictures (GOP)
Rate-QP estimation for a B picture is disclosed which involves: providing an input group of pictures (GOP); selecting an input B picture within the GOP; and...
Estimation of I frame average rate quantization parameter (QP) in a group
of pictures (GOP)
Rate-QP estimation for an I picture is disclosed which involves the steps of: providing an input group of pictures (GOP); selecting an input I picture within...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Described herein is an image processing apparatus for calculating a motion vector between two screen images including a target screen image and a reference...
8K mode interleaver with odd interleaving only and per OFDM symbol
permutation code change in a digital video...
A data processing apparatus maps input symbols to be communicated onto a predetermined number of sub-carrier signals of an Orthogonal Frequency Division...
System and method for effectively transmitting content bursts to
A system for supporting a burst transmission procedure includes a burst manager that divides a selected content item into individual content segments. A...
Radio communication system, radio communication apparatus, radio
communication method, and computer program
An autonomously dispersed type wireless network is suitably formed with communication stations avoiding collision of beacons transmitted one to another. In the...
Method and apparatus for sharing common interest links between
Techniques for processing data related to common interests of two or more users of a communication system are disclosed. In an exemplary method disclosed...
Wireless communication system and wireless communication control method,
wireless communication device and...
A wireless communication device in a wireless network sets management information notification cycles at specified time intervals and transmits management...
Laser driving device and method with control signal patterns, reference
pulses, and changing pulses
A laser driving system and method using a write strategy technique where a write strategy signal is generated based on a set of pulses that include timing...
A recording apparatus having a reproduction means to play digital data from a recording medium recorded with that digital data and retrieval information, a...
Recording/reproducing apparatus and adjustment method therefor
A recording/reproducing apparatus includes: a light source; a first correction section to correct a position of an objective lens that collects laser light from...
An electronic equipment includes: an attachment plate; attachments disposed on the attachment plate and each provided with a female screw; a printed circuit...
An electronic equipment includes an air flow control unit that controls an air flow generated by an air blow. The electronic equipment includes an expanding...
Optical element and method for manufacturing the same
An optical element includes: a first optical layer having a concavo-convex surface; a wavelength-selective reflective layer provided on the concavo-convex...
Method of compensating the color tone differences between two images of
the same scene
The color tone compensation method provides a simple and efficient method to compensate the color tone differences between two different sources of images. A...
Liquid crystal device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic
A liquid crystal device includes a pair of substrates with a liquid crystal layer interposed therebetween. A reflective display region for reflective display...
Projection display apparatus which enables misregistration between primary
color lights projected on a screen...
The present invention provides a projection display apparatus realizing easy recognition of the effect of registration adjustment. The projection display...
Two-dimensional polynomial model for depth estimation based on two-picture
Apparatus and method for electronically estimating focusing distance between a camera (still and/or video camera) and a subject. Images at different focal...
Imaging device and focusing screen replacement mechanism
Disclosed herein is an imaging device including a device main body, a focusing screen holding member configured to detachably hold a focusing screen, and a...
Video display device, imaging apparatus, and method for video display
A video display device includes a brightness range specifying unit configured to specify a range of brightness values for highlight, a signal processing unit...
Imaging device, control method therefor, and camera
An imaging device includes: a pixel section having a plurality of pixel circuits arranged in a matrix form; and a signal processing section that processes an...
Solid-state imaging device and camera capable of correcting shading of a
A solid-state imaging device includes a pixel array unit in which pixels having photoelectric converting elements configured to accumulate electric signals in...
Color filter, image processing apparatus, image processing method,
image-capture apparatus, image-capture...
A color filter allows a light signal to pass through by each pixel and be incident on an imaging device. The light signal is inputted through a lens and...
Image recording apparatus, image recording method, image processing
apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image recording apparatus includes an imaging unit to obtain captured image data; an image configuration determining unit to determine an appropriate image...
Device and method for image processing, program, and imaging apparatus
An image processing device includes a white balancing unit configured to perform white balancing on an image signal within a pull-in frame defined by the color...
Camera direct dailies
Obtaining camera direct dailies using a parallel recording scheme on a set, including; simultaneously recording camera-original video in a master recording...
Image pick-up apparatus and synchronization-signal-generating apparatus
An image signal generation portion 11 generates an image signal of a variable frame-rate picked-up image. A signal generation control portion 24 drives the...
Operation input apparatus, operation input method, and computer readable
medium for determining a priority...
An operation input apparatus includes a body portion detection unit for receiving image data and detecting a certain body portion of a subject in an image of...
Display device, image signal processing method, and program
There is provided a display device equipped with a display unit, the display device including a receiving part for receiving a difference signal of a plurality...
Display apparatus, driving method for display apparatus and electronic
The present invention provides a display apparatus, includes: a pixel array section; and a driving section; the pixel array section including a plurality of...
A display device. The display device including a display surface, a plurality of pixel areas, a plurality of sensor areas, an optical filter portion, a light...
Display apparatus, display-apparatus driving method and electronic
Disclosed herein is a display apparatus including: a pixel array section including pixel circuits laid out to form a matrix as pixel circuits each having an...
Display device having a plurality of data signal driving means and method
A display device having frame display duration of X, including: emission elements corresponding to each pixel to be displayed, disposed on L lines, with the...
Image pickup apparatus and method of driving the same
A display apparatus includes: a display area formed by disposing pixel circuits in a matrix; a signal line drive circuit for generating drive signals for signal...
Display apparatus, driving method for display apparatus and electronic
Disclosed herein is a display apparatus, including a pixel array section; and a driving section; the pixel array section including a plurality of scanning lines...
Input apparatus, control apparatus, control system, control method, and
An input apparatus includes a first acceleration sensor, a second acceleration sensor, a first angular velocity sensor, a second angular velocity sensor, and...
System, device and method for keeping track of portable items by means of
a mobile electronic device
The present invention relates to the field of mobile communications, and in particular to a system for near field wireless data communication using RFID for...
Secure link between controller and device
In certain embodiments consistent with the invention, a method of associating a controlled device with a remote controller device involves providing a...
Electric field coupler, communication apparatus, communication system, and
fabrication method for electric...
An electric field coupler includes a strip-like coil formed by bending a strip-like conductor which snakes along a plane perpendicular to a coupling direction...
Electronic apparatus, charging method therefor, and battery
An electronic apparatus is disclosed. The electronic apparatus includes a battery, a main body, a charging section, an obtaining section, and a controlling...
Display apparatus and electronic device
A display apparatus, includes: a substrate; a plural light emitting elements provided on the substrate and each formed from a lower electrode, a light emitting...
Back-illuminated type solid-state imaging device
A back-illuminated type solid-state imaging device is provided in which an electric field to collect a signal charge (an electron, a hole and the like, for...