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Methods and apparatus for facilitating a secure processor functional
A processor and associated local memory are capable of operative connection to a main memory such that data may be read from the main memory for use in the...
Selecting and executing a content code corresponding to an information
processing apparatus based on apparatus...
An information processing apparatus includes: a data processing unit that acquires content codes including a data processing program recorded in an information...
Bridge, information processing system, and access control method
Transparency of resources is provided and ordering in an access is guaranteed between nodes on a computer network. In an information processing system in which...
Content management apparatus, web server, network system, content
management method, content information...
A content management apparatus includes a content storage section configured to store a piece of content together with a content unique identifier; a content...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method,
information processing program, reproduction...
An information processing apparatus includes a communication unit configured to receive, from a reproduction device that reproduces content recorded on a loaded...
On-vehicle apparatus and content providing method
The present invention is applied to, for example, a multimedia terminal having a function of navigation equipment and a function of playing back video and...
Path planning device, path planning method, and computer program
A path planning device includes: an initial position and posture path acquiring unit which acquires an initial position and posture path including a plurality...
Power line communication methods and devices
A power line communication method for realizing data communication between at least one first or sending power line communication partner device and at least...
Disclosed herein is a radio receiver including: an oscillator circuit including a phase-locked circuit and a voltage-controlled oscillator circuit; a first...
Receiving apparatus, receiving method and wireless communication system
There is provided a receiving apparatus including a plurality of antennas, a phase difference detection unit to detect a phase difference of each of a plurality...
A tuner module includes a filter that reduces the signal level outside the frequency band of a selected channel in an input RF signal of terrestrial television...
Multimode power amplifier with predistortion
A device may include an envelope detector to generate an envelope signal from the input signal, a drain bias controller to adjust a drain bias of the amplifier...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
There is provided an information processing apparatus according to the present invention performing a bidirectional communication with another information...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method having
The present invention is an information processing apparatus which obtains identification information of an electronic device and makes communication with the...
Near field communication apparatus for automated assigning of various
There is provided a communication apparatus including a plurality of communication units for making communication through electric field coupling or magnetic...
Image blur correction device, lens barrel and imaging apparatus
There is provided an image blur correction device including: a correction optical element; a first movable frame; a second movable frame; a fixed frame; a first...
Information recording apparatus, information recording system, and
information recording method
Disclosed is an information recording apparatus including: a storage portion configured to store information that is copy-protected; a recording portion...
Electronic apparatus, content categorizing method, and program therefor
An electronic apparatus includes a detecting unit and a categorizing unit. The detecting unit compares each of a plurality of frames that constitute each of a...
Electrostatic speaker arrangement for a mobile device
A speaker is integrally formed with a multi-layered printed circuit board. The printed circuit board includes a flexible membrane layer with a conductive...
Headphone device, sound reproduction system, and sound reproduction method
Disclosed herein is a headphone device, including: a sound pickup section configured to pick up an external sound; a directivity setting section configured to...
Image processing device and image processing method
To stop the decline of the quality of image associated with encoding. The present invention multiplies a decoding rescaling factor (RFr) possibly used in the...
Method of reducing computations in intra-prediction and mode decision
processes in a digital video encoder
A method of improving the computation speed of the sum of absolute transformed distances (SATD) for different intra-prediction modes is described. Determining...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus able to encode and decode images by a low cost, small sized circuit configuration, having a temporary storage portion for...
Reliable audio-video transmission system using multi-media diversity
A system and method for switching data packet traffic distribution across diverse transmission medium according to detected quality of service characteristics...
Information processing device and method, and computer readable medium for
packetizing and depacketizing data
The present invention relates to an information processing device and method, and program, whereby unnecessary standby time can be reduced in depacketizing...
Call center enabler
A communication device sends a message to a server requesting a list of call center telephone numbers. The communication device receives the list of call center...
Methods of producing a housing of a portable electronic device and a
housing portion of a portable electronic...
A method of producing a housing of a portable electronic device comprising at least two portions is provided. The method comprises the steps of providing a...
Display apparatus and method of laying out pixel circuits
Herein disclosed a display apparatus including: a pixel array having a matrix of pixel circuits each including respective electrooptical elements for...
Techniques used for movie, video, or television production, including: generating production information about recorded data of one of: (1) audio sequence; (2)...
Image-taking apparatus having optical view finder and autofocus capability
Disclosed herein is an image-taking apparatus including, a image pickup device, an optical viewfinder, focusing controlling means, display controlling means,...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program for
combining still images
An image processing apparatus includes the following elements. An obtaining unit obtains a first still image, a first difficulty level indicating a complexity...
Solid-state imaging device and driving control method
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel array section formed by a plurality of pixels including a photoelectric conversion element disposed in the form...
Imaging apparatus, information processing apparatus and method, and
computer program therefor
An imaging apparatus includes an imaging unit that captures an image; a recording unit that records the image on a recording medium; a first position estimating...
Simulated reflective display
A method may be performed by a device having a camera and a display. The method may include identifying a graphical element to be presented on the display,...
Automatic color adjustment of a template design
The present invention generates a color template design to format a presentation. According to one aspect, a plurality of template designs are provided on a...
System and method for video choreography
An electronic entertainment system for creating a video sequence by executing video game camera behavior based upon a video game sound file includes a memory...
Information processing apparatus and processing program in information
The present invention provides an information processing apparatus including: a keyboard that has a plurality of operating keys and is foldable via a hinge...
Active matrix display device
An active matrix display device includes a driving section provided on a substrate, an insulating film stacked on the substrate, and light-emitting elements...
Position estimating system, radio communication apparatus, program,
position estimating method and information...
A radio communication apparatus has a storage section for correlating and storing positional information and identification information of the base station, a...
Solid-state imaging device and camera
Disclosed is a solid-state imaging device which includes a plurality of pixels in an arrangement, each of the pixels including a photoelectric conversion...
Solid-state imaging device for inhibiting dark current
A solid-state imaging device includes a substrate having a first surface and a second surface, light being incident on the second surface side; a wiring layer...
Light emitting element, method for manufacturing light emitting element,
light emitting element assembly, and...
A method for manufacturing a light emitting element includes the steps of (A) forming sequentially a first compound semiconductor layer having a first...
Anti-glare film, method of manufacturing the same, and display apparatus
using the same
An anti-glare film is provided and includes a substrate and an anti-glare layer which is formed on the substrate and contains fine particles. The anti-glare...
Methods for manufacturing zinc oxide base sputtering target and
transparent electrically conductive film
A method for manufacturing a zinc oxide based sputtering target includes the step of producing a zinc oxide based sputtering target by using ...
Droplet discharge head and droplet discharging unit incorporating the same
A droplet discharge head includes: a liquid reservoir which holds a liquid; a channel through which the liquid is guided to the liquid reservoir; and a driving...
Information reading apparatus and information reading method
A portable information reading apparatus includes: a first antenna which has a loop or spiral like shape and is provided in a plate-like manner on one surface...
Method and apparatus for multimedia session transfer
The invention consists of a first communications device on which an active session is taking place and a second communications device that is not involved in...
Data processing apparatus, data processing method, and data processing
A data processing apparatus that appropriately adjusts the image quality of an image. At a plurality of user terminals, image data transmitted from a...
Recording system and recording substitution system
A recording center station includes functions for receiving a broadcast wave and saving or recording received data. In response to a request from each receiving...
TV widget animation
An example television Widget movement method involves receiving a dedicated command from a remote controller that activates the plurality of Widget programs,...