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US-8,190,433 Structure for grammar and dictionary representation in voice recognition and method for simplifying link and...
A speech recognition engine is provided with an acoustic model and a layered grammar and dictionary library. The layered grammar and dictionary library includes...
US-8,190,326 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...
US-8,190,184 Content reproduction system, content reproduction apparatus and content reproduction method
In a content reproduction system including a plurality of content reproduction apparatuses, at least one of the plurality of content reproduction apparatuses...
US-8,190,132 Number to a name
Embodiments disclosed may include a mobile terminal for communication in a wireless communication network comprising a transmitter for transmitting a contact...
US-8,190,097 Systems, methods, and computer program products for determining performance of portable electronic devices
A link performance analysis (LPA) system is provided for multi-path radio frequency (RF) testing. The LPA system includes a shielded chamber and an antenna...
US-8,190,018 Image capturing device and activation method therefor
An image capturing device includes a first controller operable to control image capturing; an operation section including a switch; a detector operable to...
US-8,190,000 Recording apparatus, recording method, and recording program
A recording apparatus capable of multiplexing video data and audio data and recording the video data and audio data in multiple record units as one file on a...
US-8,189,960 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program and recording medium
An image processing apparatus includes: an imaging information calculation unit acquiring a first image and higher-resolution second images, and calculating...
US-8,189,953 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus is disclosed. The image processing apparatus includes a thinning-out section generating thinned-out line data of thinned-out data...
US-8,189,932 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes a horizontal analysis filtering unit that receives image data in units of lines and generates a low-frequency component...
US-8,189,928 Content management apparatus, image display apparatus, image pickup apparatus, processing method and program...
Disclosed herein is a content management apparatus, including: content inputting means for inputting a content with which position information is associated;...
US-8,189,794 System and method for effectively performing data restore/migration procedures
A system and method for effectively supporting data transfer procedures includes a source device that registers with an account server to participate in a data...
US-8,189,782 Modular broadcast receiver system and method
The construction of a receiving apparatus for receiving a broadcast from a plurality of broadcasting providers is simplified. In a receiving apparatus for...
US-8,189,679 Content receiving apparatus, method of controlling video-audio output timing and content providing system
The present invention can reliably adjust the lip-sync between an video and audio at a decoder side, without making the viewer feel strangeness. In this...
US-8,189,677 Estimation of P frame average rate quantization parameter (QP) in a group of pictures (GOP)
Rate-QP estimation for a P picture is disclosed which involves the steps of: providing an input group of pictures (GOP); selecting an input P picture within the...
US-8,189,674 Decoding method, program for decoding method, recording medium with recorded program for decoding method, and...
A decoding method and device for decoding a coefficient data row subjected to orthogonal transform processing in a predetermined coding processing unit from an...
US-8,189,665 Editing apparatus, editing method, editing program, and editing system
An editing process is to be properly performed for video data that have been compression-encoded using inter-frame compression. Identification information that...
US-8,189,658 Video-information encoding method and video-information decoding method
A video-information encoding apparatus and decoding apparatus with a guarantee of a fixed processing time. By limiting the amount of data to be input...
US-8,189,638 Laser diode device
A laser diode device comprises an n-type cladding layer containing aluminum (Al); an active layer containing indium (In), gallium (Ga) and nitrogen (N); and a...
US-8,189,320 Capacitative element
Disclosed herein is a capacitative element, including: a first electrode formed on a substrate; and a second electrode provided so as to sandwich a dielectric...
US-8,189,266 Optical element
An optical element includes a container including first and second end face walls, a side face wall, and an accommodating chamber inside the walls; first and...
US-8,189,250 Recording/playback apparatus, recording apparatus, playback apparatus, recording/playback method, recording...
A recording/playback apparatus includes a light-generating and intensity-modulating section for generating signal light and reference light to be shined on a...
US-8,189,157 Liquid crystal display device and process for manufacturing the same
A liquid crystal display device including: a pair of substrates with a liquid crystal layer therebetween, one of the substrates carrying scanning lines and...
US-8,189,145 Display device and method of manufacturing the same
A display device formed by plural pixels that have reflective regions and transmissive regions is disclosed. The display device includes, in each of the pixels:...
US-8,189,144 Liquid crystal display having a patterned retardation film and method for manufacturing the same
A liquid crystal display includes a pair of substrates and a liquid crystal layer interposed between the substrates and has a reflective area and a transmissive...
US-8,189,120 Non-programmable universal remote system and method
A TV detects the capabilities of connected components to respond to various function commands. Subsequently, when a non-programmable remote control is used to...
US-8,189,083 Solid-state imaging device, method for manufacturing the same and imaging apparatus
A solid-state imaging device includes a semiconductor substrate having a pixel region including a photoelectric conversion portion, a wiring portion including a...
US-8,189,080 Orientation-based approach for forming a demosaiced image, and for color correcting and zooming the demosaiced...
A method and apparatus for forming a demosaiced image from a color-filter-array ("CFA") image is provided. The CFA image comprises a first set of pixels colored...
US-8,188,994 Power consumption detection apparatus, power consumption control apparatus, image processing apparatus,...
Disclosed herein is a power consumption detection apparatus including: a line current calculation section configured to calculate, based on an image signal, a...
US-8,188,987 Display and imaging apparatus and object detecting method
A displaying and imaging apparatus includes a displaying and imaging panel, a generating unit for generating a difference image between a reflection light using...
US-8,188,977 Operation input device and character input device
Provided is an operation input device to be attached to a base having a recessed portion including a side surface that faces one end of the base. The operation...
US-8,188,968 Methods for interfacing with a program using a light input device
An input device for interfacing with a computing device is provided. The input device includes a body configured to be held within a human hand. The input...
US-8,188,950 Temperature control for display device
A display device includes a display panel, light emitting elements, a temperature detector, and an image processing circuit. The light emitting elements are...
US-8,188,944 Display device, method for driving same, and electronic apparatus
In an embodiment of the present invention, a signal driver employs a two-stage system in which the potential of a signal line (SL) is switched from a reference...
US-8,188,941 Pixel circuit and display device, and a method of manufacturing pixel circuit
There is provided a pixel circuit, including: a signal line; a drive transistor; a light emitting element; and at least one power source line wired so as to...
US-8,188,851 Wake-up system and method for an electronic apparatus
An electronic device may include a wireless transceiver for establishing a wireless interface with a wireless transceiver of another device. The electronic...
US-8,188,523 Insulated gate field effect transistor and method of manufacturing same, and image pickup device and method of...
An insulated gate field effect transistor, a solid-state image pickup device using the same, and manufacturing methods thereof that suppress occurrence of a...
US-8,188,522 Back-illuminated type solid-state imaging device
A back-illuminated type solid-state imaging device including (a) a semiconductor layer on a front surface side of a semiconductor substrate with an insulation...
US-8,188,519 Solid-state imaging device, drive method of solid-state imaging device, and imaging apparatus
A solid-state imaging device that includes: a pixel array section configured by an array of a unit pixel, including an optoelectronic conversion section that...
US-8,188,476 Organic EL display and method of manufacturing the same
The present invention provides an organic EL display and a method of manufacturing the same capable of assuring excellent electric connection between an...
US-8,187,728 Organic electroluminescent device and display device
An organic electroluminescent is provided having an anode, a cathode, and at least one organic layer including a light-emitting layer provided between the anode...
US-8,187,726 Nanoparticle-resin composite material, light emitting device assembly, and filling material for the...
A nanoparticle-resin composite material is provided. The material has a transparent characteristic and a refractive index of at least 1.55 in the visible light...
US-8,187,689 Optical recording medium having write once metal reflective film
A pirated optical recording medium may be determined which is produced by physically transferring a shape of pits and lands formed on a substrate of an optical...
US-8,187,542 Optical detection field having diamond-like carbon thin film formed therein
An optical detection field, wherein a diamond-like carbon thin film containing therein fluorine is formed on a surface facing an existence region of a substance.
US-8,187,104 System and method for creating, editing, and sharing video content relating to video game events
Systems and methods are provided for at least partially automating generation of video clips chronicling a character's interaction with a video game. The same...
US-8,187,095 Universal game console controller
A universal game console controller that has an LCD presenting, depending on what type of game console a user has input, a controller key layout for a first...
US-8,186,015 Self-contained floating shaft hinge mechanism
A hinge mechanism pivotally connects first and second housings of an electronics device. The hinge includes a bracket, a floating shaft, a cam member, and a...
US-D660,836 Computer
US-8,185,924 Information processing device, information processing method, and information processing program
Request information 3 is transmitted from a transmission means 1a of a communication device 1 to a server 2. Then, related information 4a corresponding to the...
US-8,185,921 Parental control of displayed content using closed captioning
According to one embodiment, a method for blocking scenes with objectionable content comprises receiving incoming content, namely a scene of a program....
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