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US-8,160,431 Image reproduction system and device, image capture device, and information processing device
An image reproduction system configured by an image reproduction device that can accumulate a still image or a moving image for reproduction, and an information...
US-8,160,430 Recording apparatus and recording method
A recording apparatus includes a screen information generation unit and a recording control unit. When again generating screen information of a recording medium...
US-8,160,422 Data recording device, data recording method, data processing device, data processing method, program, program...
To effectively reproduce video depending on the performance of a reproducing apparatus. A controller 446 determines whether or not an entry of video is a...
US-8,160,418 Methods for content redistribution within networked recording devices
Systems and methods are described for personal video recorders (PVRs) and other devices configured for recording and playing back media content from a data...
US-8,160,370 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes: an image pyramid forming section configured to form an image pyramid by hierarchically creating layered image data...
US-8,160,366 Object recognition device, object recognition method, program for object recognition method, and recording...
An object recognition device includes: a model image processing unit having a feature point set decision unit setting a feature point set in a model image, and...
US-8,160,302 Image processing apparatus and method for estimating orientation
Method of estimating orientation of objects disposed on a plane from video images of a scene taken by a video camera. Includes receiving for each object, object...
US-8,160,299 Image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus includes a moving image file storage unit operable to store a moving image file; an area selection receiving unit operable to...
US-8,160,288 In-ear earphone with cushioning member
An in-ear canal earphone includes a torus-shaped cushioning member defining an aperture therethrough. An audio housing is connected to the cushioning member...
US-8,160,277 Method for outputting audio signals and audio decoder
Method for outputting an audio signal to an audio output, comprising outputting a first audio signal to said audio output; providing a second audio signal;...
US-8,160,269 Methods and apparatuses for adjusting a listening area for capturing sounds
In one embodiment, the methods and apparatuses adjust a listening area of a microphone includes detecting an initial listening zone; capture a captured sound...
US-8,160,267 Car audio equipment
In order to enable a driver to obtain traffic jam information or to listen to a navigation guidance voice from a car navigation system without interrupting the...
US-8,160,265 Method and apparatus for enhancing the generation of three-dimensional sound in headphone devices
A headphone device includes a first and a second ear piece coupled to an assembly, wherein the assembly facilitates the placement of the first and second ear...
US-8,160,259 Audio signal processing apparatus, audio signal processing method, and program
An audio signal processing apparatus includes a localization direction detector that detects localization directions of two-channel input audio signals, a...
US-8,160,239 Echo canceller and speech processing apparatus
An echo canceller used for hands-free communication systems in which hands-free communication is performed by using a speaker and a microphone is disclosed. The...
US-8,160,162 Method for transmitting a signal via a power line network, transmitter, receiver, power line communication...
A method for transmitting signals over a power line network, wherein within the power line network at least one transmitter and at least one receiver...
US-8,160,155 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-8,160,151 Motion vector detection apparatus, motion vector processing method and program
A motion vector detection apparatus includes: a base luminance value production section configured to produce a base luminance value of the base block; an...
US-8,160,141 Advanced video coded pictures--reduced cost computation of an intra mode decision in the frequency domain
A method of intra mode prediction uses a block of pixels and their horizontal H.sub.pos and vertical V.sub.pos pixel positions and adjacent horizontal and...
US-8,160,135 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-8,160,134 Encoding system and method, decoding system and method, multiplexing apparatus and method, and display system...
The present invention relates to an encoding system for encoding input video data and a multiplexing system for multiplexing a plurality of encoded streams....
US-8,160,129 Image pickup apparatus and image distributing method
An image pickup apparatus capable of distributing a picked up image through a network is provided. The image pickup apparatus includes an image pickup unit...
US-8,160,082 Data distribution by proxy
A communication device communicates with an originating device during an originating session and receives originating data from the originating device over a...
US-8,159,990 Wireless audio data distribution using broadcast and bidirectional communication channels
Embodiments include a method of communicating an audio stream from an audio source terminal to a plurality of speaker terminals. A broadcast channel is...
US-8,159,924 Optical disc device and media type determination method
A device includes: an objective lens that serves as a lens having a first numerical aperture when a first optical beam corresponding to a first optical disc...
US-8,159,918 Reproduction signal evaluation method, reproduction signal evaluation unit, and optical disk device adopting...
A reproduction signal evaluation method evaluates the quality of a reproduction signal reproduced from an information recording medium based on a binary signal...
US-8,159,914 Information-recording system including error detection and a data recording position adjustment unit and...
[Object] To Reduce Read Errors. [Solving Means] Where new data recording is started from LRA (old) and a record error is detected, at position P0, an extent is...
US-8,159,911 Recording device, recording method, disc manufacturing method and optical disc recording medium
An optical disc recording medium is irradiated with laser light having a predetermined laser power to deform an irradiated portion of a substrate into a...
US-8,159,909 Optical head, optical drive apparatus, and method for generating tracking error signal
An optical head that includes a laser light source, an optical system that applies 0-order diffracted light, +1-order diffracted light, and -1-order diffracted...
US-8,159,865 Information storage element and method of writing/reading information into/from information storage element
In a method of writing information into and reading information from an information storage element which includes a strip-shaped ferromagnetic material layer,...
US-8,159,766 Data processing system having data reproduction independent of data processing
An information-processing apparatus includes a processing unit that compresses inputted data to produce compressed data of a first compressed format. The...
US-8,159,756 Variable focal length lens system image pick up apparatus
A vari-focal length lens system includes a first lens group having a positive refractive power, a second lens group having a negative refractive power, a third...
US-8,159,754 Optical device, electronic apparatus, and method of manufacturing optical device
Disclosed herein is an optical device including: a light-transmitting first main body which constitutes a part on a light incidence side; a light-transmitting...
US-8,159,611 Television receiver for electromagnetic wave type remote control
The resent invention provides a television receiver including: a radio frequency section for an electromagnetic wave type remote control, the radio frequency...
US-8,159,607 Video signal display system, video signal reproducing apparatus, and video signal display method
A video signal display system includes: a reproducing apparatus including a decoder that decodes input video data to produce a video signal, an IP converter...
US-8,159,596 Infrared-absorbing filter with multilayer film in imaging optical system
An optical element includes: a base material formed of a film-like resin material that has an infrared absorbing effect; and a multilayered film that adjusts...
US-8,159,593 Display apparatus with a single detection object for determining open/close and inversion of the display
A display apparatus includes a hinge unit that couples a display unit to an apparatus body rotatably around first and second rotational axes along different...
US-8,159,590 Solid-state image sensing device
When a signal output by a solid-state image sensing device is clamped to a predetermined reference potential, a high voltage generated in a transfer suspension...
US-8,159,584 Solid-state imaging apparatus and camera
A solid-state imaging apparatus including a plurality of sensors that are formed on a substrate on a pixel basis and photoelectrically convert the light...
US-8,159,572 Image pickup apparatus, apparatus and method for processing information, program, and program recording medium
An image pickup apparatus, an apparatus and a method for processing information, a program, and a program recording medium that can provide a user with an image...
US-8,159,567 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus and an image processing method, enabling achievement of both an effect of improvement of motion-picture response and a reduction...
US-8,159,564 Signal-processing method, signal-processing system, and semiconductor device configured to detect...
A signal-processing method adapted to perform predetermined signal processing based on a unit signal transmitted from a semiconductor device that includes at...
US-8,159,551 Portable electronic equipment with automatic control to keep display turned on and method
Apparatus and method provide a hold on function in a mobile phone or other portable electronic equipment keeps the display thereof turned on in spite of a...
US-8,159,538 Monitoring apparatus, filter calibration method, and filter calibration program
A monitoring apparatus includes a filter setting unit configured to store filter setting information for analyzing the video data, a filtering unit configured...
US-8,159,527 Method of displaying pictures, program for displaying pictures, recording medium holding the program, and...
At least one picture is shown on a plurality of displays according to the distance from a user to an object. Picture signals are classified based on depth...
US-8,159,522 Camera unit
There is provided a camera unit used in a communications system having a display section and arranged to exchange sound and images via communication between at...
US-8,159,514 Printing apparatus
A printing apparatus includes an image transfer unit thermally transferring a plurality of color materials onto a recording medium to superimpose images in...
US-8,159,510 Liquid crystal display
The present invention provides a liquid crystal display including a liquid crystal display panel and a drive section performing divisional drive operation which...
US-8,159,480 Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
An electro-optical device includes a plurality of scanning lines and a plurality of data lines, pixels arranged so as to correspond to intersections of the...
US-8,159,479 Pixel circuit and display device
A pixel circuit able to prevent a spread of the terminal voltages of drive transistors inside a panel and in turn able to reliably prevent deterioration of...
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