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US-8,169,461 Method and system for a quick start camera application in a camera
A mobile radio terminal includes a radio circuit for establishing communication with a communication network, a first camera sensor for taking digital...
US-8,169,446 Reflection property control layer and display device
A display device includes: a reflection property control layer which is disposed in the front face of a display screen, whereby reflection properties are...
US-8,169,432 Display device and electronic apparatus
A sampling transistor in embodiments of the present invention is kept at the on-state with a time width shorter than one horizontal cycle, during the period...
US-8,169,418 Displays for electronic devices that detect and respond to the size and/or angular orientation of user input...
An electronic device includes a touch-sensitive display screen including an array of electromagnetic radiation detectors. The array of electromagnetic radiation...
US-8,169,384 Display device and electronic equipment
A display device includes: a pixel array section; and a drive section, the pixel array section including scan lines, signal lines, pixels, and power lines, the...
US-8,169,196 Charging device
A method performed by a charging device may include detecting a presence of an external device connected to a secondary side of the charging device and setting...
US-8,168,986 GaN-based semiconductor light-emitting element, light-emitting element assembly, light-emitting apparatus,...
A GaN-based semiconductor light-emitting element is provided and includes a first GaN-based compound semiconductor layer; an active layer having a multi-quantum...
US-8,168,983 Semiconductor device, method for manufacturing semiconductor device, display device, and method for...
A semiconductor device 19-1 includes a source electrode 3s and a drain electrode 3d disposed on a substrate 1, an insulating partition wall 5, which has a first...
US-8,168,966 GaN-based semiconductor light-emitting device, light illuminator, image display planar light source device, and...
A GaN-based semiconductor light-emitting device includes (A) a first GaN-based compound semiconductor layer 13 having n-type conductivity, (B) an active layer...
US-8,168,938 Method of manufacturing an optical member having stacked high and low refractive index layers
A method of making an optical member including high refractive index layers and low refractive index layers, which are each relatively thin as compared with an...
US-8,168,932 Semiconductor image sensor module, method for manufacturing the same as well as camera and method for...
A semiconductor image sensor module and a method for manufacturing thereof as well as a camera and a method for manufacturing thereof are provided in which a...
US-8,168,690 Solvent-free photocurable resin composition for protective film
A solvent-free photocurable resin composition is provided which can be applied to the surface of optical discs or the like to form a highly transparent...
US-8,168,518 Method for crystallizing thin film, method for manufacturing thin film semiconductor device, method for...
A gate insulating film (13) is formed on a substrate (1) so as to cover a gate electrode (11), and an amorphous silicon film (semiconductor thin film) (15) is...
US-8,168,484 Display device and manufacturing method thereof, and semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
A method of forming a display device including source/drain electrodes on a substrate, a pixel electrode, an insulating partition wall layer, a channel-region...
US-8,168,320 Secondary battery
A battery including: a spirally wound electrode body in which a cathode having a cathode active material layer on a strip-shaped cathode current collector and...
US-8,168,094 Method for manufacturing disc and method for manufacturing stamper
A method for manufacturing a disc includes the steps of performing laser exposure of an inorganic resist master on which a photosensitive layer is formed using...
US-8,167,712 Method and apparatus for player replacement in an on-line game
Methods, apparatuses, and techniques for replacing players in an online game are described. Replacing players in an online game includes associating a first...
US-8,167,508 Light amount adjusting device and image capture apparatus
A light amount adjusting device includes: a cover plate having a light-passing hole; a first separator being sheet-shaped and having a hole; a second separator...
US-8,167,253 Flat panel TV stand providing floating appearance
A TV stand for a flat panel TV includes a base with plural shelves and a translucent frame on the top shelf. A rear support holds the TV juxtaposed with the...
US-8,166,564 Content distribution system, content distribution method, and client terminal
The user of any one portable terminal sends a content information request including a user ID to a distribution server. In response, the distribution server...
US-8,166,556 Information processing apparatus, information recording medium, information processing method and computer program
An information processing apparatus that obtains pieces of content information relating to content recorded in an information recording medium, the information...
US-8,166,531 Device registration system, device registration server, device registration method, device registration...
In a device registration system, user authentication and device authentication of a CE device are executed in a single session, and the user and the CE device...
US-8,166,523 Authentication processing system, authentication processing method, authentication device, and computer program
An authentication device that the user wears reads biometrics information and executes individual authentication by verification. Only when the individual...
US-8,166,514 Hardware module for adding functionality to television using mechanical and wireless links
A set-box (SBB) is advanced into a receptacle on the rear of a TV to add functionality to the TV. Digital video information is conveyed from the SBB to the TV...
US-8,166,513 TV receiver using cable card for abstracting open cable application platform (OCAP) messages to and from the...
A TV receiver such as a set-top box has an Open Cable Application Platform (OCAP) programming interface that communicates with interactive digital video...
US-8,166,502 Downloading TV channel map based on location and provider
A network-enabled TV sends a geographic location to an Internet server and in response receives back a list of TV service providers for the location. A user...
US-8,166,501 Scheme for use with client device interface in system for providing dailies and edited video to users
A method for use in providing video to a user includes establishing digital video data that includes images shot in relation to a making of content, uploading...
US-8,166,482 Scheduling method, scheduling apparatus and multiprocessor system
A thread status managing unit organizes a plurality of threads into groups and manages the status of the thread groups. A ready queue queues thread groups in a...
US-8,166,405 Information processing apparatus, display data providing method and program
There is provided an information processing apparatus, including a storage part storing, user by user, history information, an evaluation processing part...
US-8,166,371 Semiconductor memory system and signal processing system
A semiconductor memory device provided with a data input portion for receiving 1 page's worth of data, dividing it to a plurality of code words, generating and...
US-8,166,363 Decoding device and method
A decoding device and method for decoding an LDPC code with high accuracy while suppressing an increase of the scale of a device. A check node calculator (181)...
US-8,166,339 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program
An information processing apparatus including a plurality of nodes, each node connecting at least a memory and a processor to a system bus; an interconnection...
US-8,166,274 Data writing in system with alignment restriction or vector-based systems
A method for writing data in a system with alignment restriction, where first destination data generated from first source data located in a storage range...
US-8,166,193 File transfer protocol for mobile computer
A method is disclosed for communicating using a device having a Palm OS. SMB is preferentially used to communicate with a node, and if use of SMB is not...
US-8,166,186 Content distribution method, program, and information processing apparatus
A content distribution method includes sending, by a client apparatus, distribution requests to server apparatuses via a network, the distribution requests...
US-8,166,131 Network delivery of entertainment software
A system and method for preparing entertainment software for reduced network delivery time includes analyzing entertainment software to identify a first stage...
US-8,166,024 Information processing apparatus and method, program, and recording medium
An information processing apparatus includes: an extracting means for extracting a feature volume from a predetermined content; and a computing means for...
US-8,165,924 Virtual shopping center
In one embodiment, a method of controlling a virtual shopping center can include: receiving a user input at a query input engine; aggregating an output from the...
US-8,165,873 Speech analysis apparatus, speech analysis method and computer program
A speech analysis apparatus analyzing prosodic characteristics of speech information and outputting a prosodic discrimination result includes an input unit...
US-8,165,649 Torsion spring
The invention is about a sliding mechanism for a portable electronic device. Among others, the sliding mechanism comprises a first part with a guiding groove...
US-8,165,605 Automatic detection of personal networks
A method may include receiving information about a geographic position of each of a plurality of mobile terminals for a particular time. The method may further...
US-8,165,564 Emotional communication between portable equipments
The present invention relates to a possibility of communicating emotional information between a first and a second portable equipment. A first portable...
US-8,165,560 System and method for providing data to an emergency call center
Described are techniques for transmitting information from a calling device to an emergency call center upon the initiation of a call to the emergency call...
US-8,165,455 Data processing apparatus and data processing method, and computer program
Division editing of a movie stream file picked up for a recording application is executed while conforming to a predetermined standard format. When a stream...
US-8,165,454 Recording control apparatus, recording control method and recording apparatus integral with camera
The present invention efficiently executes a transfer process from a flash memory to an optical disc. A recording control apparatus includes a UDF file system...
US-8,165,409 Mobile device identification of media objects using audio and image recognition
A method obtains media on a device, provides identification of an object in the media via image/video recognition and audio recognition, and displays on the...
US-8,165,398 Method and device for handwriting detection
The invention relates to a method for handwriting detection using a handwriting tool (2) being arranged for communicating with a further device (2) and...
US-8,165,395 Automatic image color tone correction
A method of image color tone correction is disclosed, which may include the steps of (a) providing a reference image and one or more source images, wherein all...
US-8,165,387 Information processing apparatus and method, program, and recording medium for selecting data for learning
An information processing apparatus includes a statistical analysis processing device configured to perform statistical analysis processing, an acquisition...
US-8,165,314 Audio output apparatus and audio output method
An audio output apparatus includes a masking band determining unit configured to determine a first frequency band in which masking due to environmental sounds...
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