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Solid state image capture device and camera system
A solid-state image capture device includes: a pixel section in which pixels are arranged in a matrix; control lines; a pixel drive section that performs...
Solid-state imaging device and signal processing system
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel portion configured to convert light into an electric signal; a substrate where the pixel portion is formed; an...
Imaging apparatus, integrated circuit for image pickup device and image
data processing method
The present invention is applied to imaging apparatuses including video cameras for recording moving pictures, electronic still cameras, monitoring devices and...
Drive device and image pickup apparatus
Disclosed herein is a drive device including an imaging element creating a image signal relating to an object image, a securing body, a displacement body...
Apparatus for processing images, apparatus for processing reproduced
images, method of processing images, and...
Thumbnails are used, facilitating any operation on an object that changes from time to time as in a moving picture, thereby to prevent failure in capturing...
Three-dimensional image display system
Disclosed herein is a three-dimensional image display system, including: a multi-parallax image reproduction apparatus configured to reproduce two-dimensional...
Device, method and program for creating and displaying composite images
generated from images related by...
A system for presenting recorded data includes an electronic device and a database connectable to the electronic device over a communications network, the...
Image forming apparatus, surface property reforming sheet, and method for
An image forming apparatus includes a feeding device feeding a recording medium to be recorded, a thermal transfer sheet having an ink layer to form an image...
A system and method for environment mapping determines a computer-generated object's reflective appearance, based upon position and orientation of a camera with...
Touch panel display, electronic apparatus and playing apparatus
Disclosed herein is a touch panel display including, a flat plate-shaped movable panel unit, a movable support member, an acoustic vibration unit, and a soft...
An electronic apparatus is provided. The electronic apparatus includes a contact detection section for detecting contact from a user, a vibration output section...
Dual-sided display for mobile device
A method and device for providing a dual-sided display device having increased viewability are provided. A display device includes a dual-sided display assembly...
Display unit and backlight unit
The disclosure includes various embodiments including, for example: (i) a color liquid crystal display unit has a color display panel of transmissive type and a...
Display device and driving method thereof
Disclosed herein is a display device including: a pixel array unit having pixel circuits arranged in a form of a matrix; and a control unit having a writing...
Video encoding apparatus and method having output restriction function
A video encoding apparatus receives a digital video data signal, converts the digital video data signal into an analog video signal and outputs the analog video...
Capacitance change measuring circuit of capacitive sensor device,
capacitive sensor module, method of measuring...
Scanning rate in a capacitance change measuring circuit for a capacitive sensor device is enhanced. The circuit includes: an electrode drive section...
Multifunctional linker molecules for tuning electronic charge transport
through organic-inorganic composite...
The invention relates to tuned multifunctional linker molecules for charge transport through organic-inorganic composite structures. The problem underlying the...
Solid-state imaging device, production method of the same, and imaging
In a solid-state imaging device, the pixel circuit formed on the first surface side of the semiconductor substrate is shared by a plurality of light reception...
Anode and battery
An anode capable of relaxing the stress concentration and improving the characteristics and a battery using it are provided. The anode includes an anode current...
Electrolytic solution containing an acyl halide and battery containing
A battery capable of improving at least one of high-temperature storage characteristics and high-temperature cycle characteristics is provided. A battery...
Information processing system for capturing operations, transferring data
and performing remote operations
An information processing system includes an input section that inputs movement information of an object on which a user performed an operation in an operation...
Methods, devices, and computer program products for participating in an
athletic event with a remotely-located...
A method of participating in an athletic event with a remotely-located competitor using first and second wireless competition devices includes establishing a...
Methods and systems for emotion-based game character manipulation are provided. Each character is associated with a table of quantified attributes including...
Liquid-ejecting method and liquid-ejecting apparatus
In a liquid-ejecting method for ejecting liquid contained in a liquid chamber from a nozzle as a liquid droplet group, the ejection amount of each liquid...
Inertia sensor and inertia detector device
A detector device includes a drive circuit for outputting a drive pulse signal for displacing the variable block, a detection pulse signal applying unit by...
Configurable computer display stand bearing signage with a user-selected
one of multiple orientations to...
A display stand for a laptop computer has an L-shaped spine supporting the computer. A T-shaped upper advertising substrate holder can be slid into the vertical...
Mobile phone with graphical user interface
Data transfer apparatus and data transfer method
Disclosed herein is an apparatus along with a method for displaying a list of data to be transferred from one storage area to another in conjunction with a...
Method and apparatus for authenticating users in a network
Methods, apparatuses, and techniques for authenticating users of a network are described. Once a user has been authenticated on a first network, authentication...
Using network server to establish TV setting
TV settings such as brightness can be established by sending from a TV signals from an ambient light sensor to a network server, with the network server...
Methods, devices and computer program products for automatically
installing device drivers from a peripheral...
One or more custom device drivers for a peripheral device may be installed from the peripheral device onto a host computer. Upon connecting the peripheral...
Additional-information detection processing apparatus and method, content
playback processing apparatus and...
Information capable of tracing a content distribution route, such as a user ID of a content destination, a content ID, a content provider ID, and a service...
Atomic compare and swap using dedicated processor
An atomic compare and swap operation that can be implemented in processor system having first and second processors that have different sized memory transfer...
Memory access system, memory control apparatus, memory control method and
A memory control apparatus disposed in a memory access system having a bus, a single storage unit with a bank structure and a bus arbitrating unit, includes: an...
Information processing apparatus and method, and program
Disclosed herein is an information processing apparatus, including: setting means for setting, a maximum transfer size; calculation means for subtracting a...
Main electronic device for communicating within a network and method for
operating a main electronic device for...
The present invention relates to a main electronic device (1) for communicating within a network (7) comprising an interface (6) for enabling communication...
Network bandwidth detection and distribution
In a node configured to communicate with one or more other nodes over a network, available bandwidth for network traffic may be distributed among two or more...
Apparatus and method for processing information, recording medium and
An information processing apparatus includes a target problem acquisition unit for acquiring a target problem, a generation unit for generating a plurality of...
Navigation units having multiple operation modes for outputting a current
position or a stored position,...
A navigation unit includes a position mode module that is operable to place the navigation unit in a first mode in which the navigation unit provides for output...
Information processing system, information processing apparatus and
method, recording medium, and program
An information processing apparatus and method is disclosed which navigation information conforming to the interest and the liking of a user can be produced...
Method for classifying audio data
A method for classifying audio data. For a given piece of audio data a location or position for the given audio data within a mood space is generated and...
Differentiated access to a data item store
A portable electronic device includes an interface unit for connection to a removable storage medium; at least one data item store; a group of application...
Mobile station and application server for providing a service to the
mobile station and operation methods for...
A mobile station, application server and wireless communication system are disclosed to provide for improved service related information distribution. The...
Wireless headset with FM transmitter
A method and device are provided for relaying audio from a source audio device via a wireless headset. Audio signals are received from the source audio device...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program
An image processing apparatus that generates an output image according to interpolation performed by using an input image includes a pixel-value calculating...
Image processing apparatus and method for controlling the same
An image processing apparatus includes an input unit receiving an encoded image data stream; a decoding processor decoding the stream to obtain image data; a...
Biometric image pickup apparatus
A biometric image pickup apparatus with a simple configuration capable of reducing light amount variations in a picked-up image. The biometric image pickup...