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Data processing apparatus, data processing method, and computer program
for setting targets in a range and...
A data processing apparatus includes: predicting means for calculating a prediction value of time series data with respect to input of the time series data...
Apparatus and method for detecting speech and music portions of an audio
In an information detecting apparatus (1), a speech kind discrimination unit (11) discriminates and classifies an audio signal at an information source into...
Data reproduction apparatus and data reproduction method
A data reproduction apparatus includes: arithmetic means for calculating difference data that indicate a difference between left-channel and right-channel data...
System and method for using SMS and tagged message to send position and
travel information to server and/or peers
The GPS position or other short information related to a wireless telephone is encapsulated in a tagged protocol such as XML and sent using short message...
User interface unit for a telephone
A user interface apparatus for remote control of a telephone having an input adapted for inputting telephone control signals; a display for outputting visual...
Content viewing support apparatus and content viewing support method, and
A content viewing support apparatus for supporting a user in operation for selecting a program desired to be recorded by one of programmed recording and...
Signal processing method, signal processing apparatus, signal processing
system, and machine readable storage...
A signal processing apparatus capable of easily linking video data of a DVCR connected by an i-Link or the like and utilizing the same in a desired format is...
Stream generating apparatus, imaging apparatus, data processing apparatus
and stream generating method
There is provided stream generating apparatus which generates a multiplexed stream including moving picture data. The apparatus includes a moving picture...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image processing
program, and image capturing apparatus
An image processing apparatus for correcting an input image for blur using a recovery filter in accordance with image blurriness includes a blurriness...
Fast camera auto-focus
A camera auto-focuses using computed blur differences between images of a three-dimensional scene. The camera computes the blur difference between two images of...
Apparatus and method for reducing motion blur in a video signal
The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for reducing motion blur in a video signal. The apparatus comprises motion estimation means (1) for...
Apparatus for and method of using reliability information to produce and
update image recognition data
In an information processing apparatus, an acquisition unit acquires information of a predetermined type, and a reliability information producing unit produces...
Sound reproducing system and sound reproducing method
A sound reproducing system includes a first speaker that is supplied with audio signals of a first channel and that is placed so that a reproduced sound image...
Voice processing apparatus, voice processing system, and voice processing
A voice processing apparatus includes a band dividing portion dividing a first voice signal generated by a first microphone and a second voice signal generated...
Methods, systems and devices for providing voice mail caller
identification for display on a telephone
Caller identification information is transmitted from a voice mail server to a telephone in response to receiving a voice mail message for the telephone at the...
Video data compression with integrated lossy and lossless compression
A method and apparatus to compress video data to smaller size and embed extra information into the compressed data using the integrated lossy and lossless...
Wireless communication system, wireless communication apparatus and
wireless communication method
A wireless communication system which performs data transmission using spatially multiplexed streams from a first terminal including N antennas to a second...
System and method for providing data to a wireless communication device
A system and method allowing a mobile device user to initiate a transaction over the most widely used network such as a CDMA or GSM network and then have the...
Quality of service architecture for home mesh network
An embodiment is a technique to perform QoS. An interface between an upper layer and a lower layer in a multi-hop mesh network receives and transmits packets...
Communication system and method, information processing apparatus and
method, information processing terminal...
The present invention relates to a communication system and a method thereof, an information processing apparatus and a method thereof, an information...
Frame and data pattern structure for multi-carrier systems
The present invention relates to a transmitting apparatus (54) for transmitting signals in a multi carrier system on the basis of a frame structure, each frame...
Hologram recording and reproducing device and method for recording
A hologram recording and reproducing device controls an optical beam output from an external cavity semiconductor laser to improve a diffraction efficiency. The...
Optical sensor element, imaging device, electronic equipment and memory
An optical sensor element has a gate electrode opposed to a semiconductor layer made of an oxide semiconductor via a gate insulating film, source and drain...
Memory device and memory
A memory device includes: a memory layer that retains information based on a magnetization state of a magnetic material, a first intermediate layer and a second...
Liquid crystal display panel
A liquid crystal display panel includes a pair of substrates opposed to each other with a liquid crystal layer interposed therebetween. In the liquid crystal...
Electro-optical device, light receiving device, and electronic apparatus
An electro-optical device includes a transparent substrate, a PIN type diode formed in the transparent substrate and receiving light introduced through a light...
Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
The invention relates to an electro-optical device having an electro-optical panel and a supporting frame that supports the electro-optical panel either...
Switching mechanism for optical component, lens barrel, and imaging device
A switching mechanism for optical component includes: an optical component; a holder member holding the optical component; a drive mechanism having a drive...
Imaging apparatus and display control method
An imaging apparatus includes a photographic control device controlling a photographing behavior according to a photographing direction, a switching device...
Solid-state pickup apparatus, its driving method and camera system
There is used an XY address type solid-state image pickup element (for example, a MOS type image sensor) in which two rows and two columns are made a unit, and...
EXIF object coordinates
An image acquisition device may include a sensing unit to register optical information and convert it into raw image data including intensity information...
Information processing apparatus, buffer control method, and computer
An information processing apparatus is provided which includes a buffer for holding image data output line by line from an image pickup device, a write enable...
Imaging apparatus, imaging method and program
In an imaging apparatus capable of selectively performing an imaging operation in normal imaging mode and that in composite imaging mode, auto exposure control...
Digital camera apparatus and recording method thereof
A camera apparatus for encoding a video signal received from a photographing means in MPEG video format or equivalent format, encoding an audio signal received...
Rendering unobstructed views in a gaming environment
A system and method for rendering unobstructed views in a gaming environment are provided. The system includes a memory for storing a camera navigation/control...
Liquid-crystal display device and drive control circuit
In a case where each of pixels of a liquid-crystal display panel is divided into two subpixels, the drive levels of the subpixels with respect to the gradation...
Image display apparatus and driving method thereof, and image display
apparatus assembly and driving method thereof
An image display apparatus includes: an image display panel having a two-dimensional matrix with (P.times.Q) pixels each including first, second and third...
Program execution system, program execution device and recording medium
and computer executable program therefor
A program execution system has a program execution device which has a controller operated by a user and a display on which images such as characters or players...
Reproducing device, setting changing method, and setting changing device
A reproducing device that can reproduce data and operates on a battery includes displaying means, attitude detecting means for detecting an attitude of the...
Liquid crystal device, light emitting device, electronic apparatus, method
of controlling liquid crystal...
A liquid crystal device is provided. The liquid crystal device includes: a liquid crystal panel including a pair of substrates which interpose a liquid crystal...
A display device includes: a plurality of display panels which each have a plurality of pixels provided in correspondence with intersections of a plurality of...
Remote control handset
A remote control handset for intuitively navigating a user interface of an entertainment device, the user interface having a hierarchical menu structure. The...
Display unit having insulating film with tapered portions
A display unit capable of preventing breaking of a second electrode and decreasing a leakage current through an organic layer is provided. The display unit...
The present invention relates to a photovoltaic cell, a method of manufacturing such photovoltaic cell, and to uses of such cell.
Amide group-containing siloxane amine compound
A novel amide group-containing siloxane amine compound, which is useful as a diamine component of a polybenzimidazole resin, a polybenzoxazole resin, and...
Method of forming semiconductor thin film and semiconductor thin film
A method of forming a semiconductor thin film includes the steps of: forming an amorphous semiconductor thin film on a substrate; forming a crystalline...
Battery pack and method of manufacturing the same
A battery pack including a battery cell, a circuit board electrically connected to the battery cell, a first cover, and a second cover. The battery cell...
System for secure transfer of online privileges
Methods and apparatus for transferring privileges in a computer system. In one implementation, a system for transferring online privileges includes: a game...
Illumination device for visual inspection and visual inspection apparatus
An illumination device for visual inspection includes: a transmissive reflector plate that is formed of a light transmitting material, has an opening in a...