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US-8,156,555 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, information providing medium, information...
An information processing apparatus, an information processing method, and an information providing medium are provided. Encrypted information, an encrypted...
US-8,156,545 Method and apparatus for authorizing a communication interface
A method and system for authorizing a communication interface between a first and second module comprises detecting a coupling between a first module and a...
US-8,156,532 Video program creation system, table providing device, terminal device, terminal processing method, program,...
A video program production system of efficiently and flexibly producing a video program. For viewing, a composition table providing apparatus provides each...
US-8,156,525 Information-processing system, information-processing device, and information-processing method
In an information-processing system shown in FIG. 1, a server (106) for delivering remote-operation control information in accordance with an audio/video...
US-8,156,524 Content preference calculation method and content reception apparatus
A content preference degree calculating method and system that calculates preference degrees of viewers to contents such as broadcast programs in conformity...
US-8,156,436 Information processing device, information processing method and information processing program
An information processing apparatus includes a broadcast reception unit that receives broadcast content. A communication unit transmits request information to...
US-8,156,294 Apparatus and method for controlling storage buffers
Disclosed herein is a memory control apparatus including: a plurality of buffers configured to store data; a plurality of input ports configured to input the...
US-8,156,266 Consumer electronics control (CEC) line enhancement method for HDMI network that selects a transfer rate from a...
A method for determining transfer rate comprising selecting a first transfer rate of a plurality of transfer rates, transmitting a message at the first transfer...
US-8,156,196 Information processing device and information processing method
An information processing device capable of communicating with an external device connected thereto via a network and includes an application acquisition unit...
US-8,156,122 Information reproduction device and method and program
An information processing apparatus that connects with an external apparatus via a network includes a transmitter that transmits a request for page information...
US-8,156,014 Communication service method and communication apparatus thereof for transmitting advertisements in a private...
Each user terminal apparatus is connected with a service business enterprise system by a connection business enterprise system in a state that a live image can...
US-8,155,695 Apparatus and method to improve WLAN performance in a dual WLAN modality environment
A portable communication device including a first wireless transceiver operable under a first communication protocol for transmitting and receiving signals and...
US-8,155,665 Adaptive receiver based on mobility information of user device
A method includes a user device connecting to another device, receiving position-based signals associated with the user device, calculating mobility information...
US-8,155,616 Reduction of near field electro-magnetic scattering using high impedance metallization terminations
The present invention uses metallization termination techniques to reduce the electro-magnetic field scattering at the edges of metallized areas. The...
US-8,155,598 System and method for power control in MIMO systems
The return channel in a multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO) communication system is used to provide signal information on an individual-channel basis. In...
US-8,155,591 Electronic communication method, electronic communication system, communication terminal, and server
A user information management unit of a terminal generates a management number for respective users. A terminal to terminal communication unit communicates with...
US-8,155,587 Communication method, communication system, and communication device for performing communication having...
When wireless communications are performed with other communication devices, an inquiry message to discover other communication devices residing in the vicinity...
US-8,155,502 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program
An AV stream stored on a recording medium is edited in such a manner as to not conflict with a play-only standard format. When an intermediate portion of a...
US-8,155,460 Image information decoding apparatus and image information decoding method for motion prediction and/or...
The present invention is directed to an image information encoding apparatus, used in receiving compressed image information through network media when...
US-8,155,458 Image processing apparatus and image processing method, information processing apparatus and information...
The present invention can code an I-picture that satisfies a predetermined condition using parameter information. When it is determined at step S1 that a...
US-8,155,398 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and computer program
An image processing apparatus includes an image conversion section that receives an input of a face image to be identified, executes an image conversion on the...
US-8,155,353 Device and method for driving speaker
Distortion caused in the voltage of an audio signal due to a back electromotive force generated due to loads in a speaker is detected, the detected distorted...
US-8,155,257 Synchronizing circuit and controlling method thereof
Disclosed herein is synchronizing circuit including: a numerically controlled oscillating section; a phase rotating section; a phase error estimating section; a...
US-8,155,248 Equalizing structure and equalizing method
An equalizing structure and method for a wireless communication system receiving device, in which two or more transmit signals transmitted in parallel from one...
US-8,155,228 Data processing apparatus and method
A data processing apparatus maps input symbols to be communicated onto a predetermined number of carrier signals of an Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexed...
US-8,155,223 Receiving device, receiving method, and program
A receiving device includes a pilot signal extractor, an estimator, an interpolator, a distortion corrector, a calculator, and a determiner.
US-8,155,210 Apparatus for encoding and decoding header data in picture signal transmission
A picture decoding method and apparatus for decoding a bit stream, the bit stream being compatible with MPEG 1 moving picture video standard. The method...
US-8,155,209 Apparatus for encoding and decoding header data in picture signal transmission
A picture decoding method and apparatus for decoding a bit stream, the bit stream being compatible with MPEG 1 moving picture video standard. The method...
US-8,155,190 Coding appartus, coding method, program for coding method, and recording medium recording coding method
A coding apparatus includes: an intra-coding complexity detecting section that detects an intra-coding complexity indicating a complexity of an intra-coding...
US-8,155,184 Video coding system using texture analysis and synthesis in a scalable coding framework
An apparatus or method of efficiently coding high resolution video using texture analysis and synthesis techniques in a scalable video coding framework. A...
US-8,155,183 Power-line communication based surveillance system
A surveillance system configured for communicating with video cameras and other devices connected over a power-line communication network, such as within a...
US-8,155,178 16k mode interleaver in a digital video broadcasting (DVB) standard
A data processing apparatus maps input symbols to be communicated onto a predetermined number of sub-carrier signals of an Orthogonal Frequency Division...
US-8,155,055 Automatic re-connection of a previously lost connection in a frequency hopping communication system
This disclosure relates to frequency hopping (FH) communication systems, such as Bluetooth. In particular, it relates to a substantially automatic recovery...
US-8,155,042 Method and arrangement relating communication devices
A method for use in controlling transmit power of a radio transceiver for communication with a receiving and/or transmitting node is provided. The method may...
US-8,155,035 Reception apparatus and method, program, and recording medium
A reception apparatus and method is disclosed wherein recovery of a lost packet can be performed simply and rapidly in response to the variation of the loss...
US-8,154,981 Record medium, its manufacturing method, mother disc for record medium, and its manufacturing method
Binary information previously recorded in an innermost rim side area is enabled to be stably reproduced. A record medium is formed by sequentially laminating a...
US-8,154,967 Optical recording medium, recording/reproduction apparatus, recording method, and recording/reproduction method...
An optical recording medium provided with one or a plurality of recording layers includes an adjustment data recording area for recording therein adjustment...
US-8,154,964 Data processing device, data processing method, program, program recording medium, data recording medium, and...
A data processing device and a data processing method, a program and a program recording medium, a data recording medium, and a data structure, all enable data...
US-8,154,801 Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
A zoom lens includes, in order from an object side to an image side: a first lens group that has a positive refractive power and remains stationary in a...
US-8,154,675 Liquid crystal display panel and method for manufacturing the same
A lateral electric field liquid crystal display panel is provided which includes a pair of substrates, a liquid crystal enclosed between the pair of substrates,...
US-8,154,661 Video device, output switching method for video device, and cable discriminating method
A video device comprises: a video signal processor generating a standard definition video signal at least having a composite signal and a high definition...
US-8,154,644 System and method for manipulation of a digital image
A system for rendering a digital image includes a rendering device for rendering a digital image and a camera for capturing a sequence of images of a user. A...
US-8,154,621 Photographing apparatus and photographing method
An image of a subject is focused on an image pickup device through a zoom lens and a diaphragm. The image focused on the image pickup device is ...
US-8,154,619 Imaging apparatus, imaging processing method, and imaging control program
An imaging apparatus includes: an imaging device outputting, during a unit period of time, a long-exposure-time image signal having a relatively long exposure...
US-8,154,617 Method of detecting the existence of visually sensitive thin lines in a digital image
A method of detecting existence of visually thin lines in images is described herein. The method includes profile generation, profile analysis and deciding the...
US-8,154,609 Information processing apparatus and information processing method as well as program
An information processing apparatus and method is disclosed wherein setting data to be used in image pickup can be set precisely to perform desired image...
US-8,154,606 Image pickup apparatus and reproduction control apparatus
Image pickup means is capable of picking up an image at a first frame rate and a second frame rate that is higher than the first frame rate. A highlight scene...
US-8,154,573 Method of forming a latent image on an overcoat layer
A method of forming a latent image portion on an overcoat layer by a difference in surface brilliance, at the time of layering an overcoat layer on a thermal...
US-8,154,566 Active-matrix display apparatus driving method of the same and electronic instruments
Disclosed herein is an active-matrix display apparatus, wherein if any particular one of N light emitting sub-devices pertaining to any specific one of pixel...
US-8,154,549 Data display apparatus, data display method and data display program
A data display apparatus includes: an axis display section that displays an axis indicating a predetermined range on a display section; a data association...
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