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US-8,194,736 Video data compression with integrated lossy and lossless compression
A method and apparatus to compress video data to smaller size and embed extra information into the compressed data using the integrated lossy and lossless...
US-8,194,720 Wireless communication system, wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication method
A wireless communication system which performs data transmission using spatially multiplexed streams from a first terminal including N antennas to a second...
US-8,194,631 System and method for providing data to a wireless communication device
A system and method allowing a mobile device user to initiate a transaction over the most widely used network such as a CDMA or GSM network and then have the...
US-8,194,593 Quality of service architecture for home mesh network
An embodiment is a technique to perform QoS. An interface between an upper layer and a lower layer in a multi-hop mesh network receives and transmits packets...
US-8,194,557 Communication system and method, information processing apparatus and method, information processing terminal...
The present invention relates to a communication system and a method thereof, an information processing apparatus and a method thereof, an information...
US-8,194,529 Frame and data pattern structure for multi-carrier systems
The present invention relates to a transmitting apparatus (54) for transmitting signals in a multi carrier system on the basis of a frame structure, each frame...
US-8,194,517 Hologram recording and reproducing device and method for recording hologram
A hologram recording and reproducing device controls an optical beam output from an external cavity semiconductor laser to improve a diffraction efficiency. The...
US-8,194,469 Optical sensor element, imaging device, electronic equipment and memory element
An optical sensor element has a gate electrode opposed to a semiconductor layer made of an oxide semiconductor via a gate insulating film, source and drain...
US-8,194,443 Memory device and memory
A memory device includes: a memory layer that retains information based on a magnetization state of a magnetic material, a first intermediate layer and a second...
US-8,194,213 Liquid crystal display panel
A liquid crystal display panel includes a pair of substrates opposed to each other with a liquid crystal layer interposed therebetween. In the liquid crystal...
US-8,194,205 Electro-optical device, light receiving device, and electronic apparatus
An electro-optical device includes a transparent substrate, a PIN type diode formed in the transparent substrate and receiving light introduced through a light...
US-8,194,202 Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
The invention relates to an electro-optical device having an electro-optical panel and a supporting frame that supports the electro-optical panel either...
US-8,194,176 Switching mechanism for optical component, lens barrel, and imaging device
A switching mechanism for optical component includes: an optical component; a holder member holding the optical component; a drive mechanism having a drive...
US-8,194,167 Imaging apparatus and display control method
An imaging apparatus includes a photographic control device controlling a photographing behavior according to a photographing direction, a switching device...
US-8,194,163 Solid-state pickup apparatus, its driving method and camera system
There is used an XY address type solid-state image pickup element (for example, a MOS type image sensor) in which two rows and two columns are made a unit, and...
US-8,194,156 EXIF object coordinates
An image acquisition device may include a sensing unit to register optical information and convert it into raw image data including intensity information...
US-8,194,155 Information processing apparatus, buffer control method, and computer program
An information processing apparatus is provided which includes a buffer for holding image data output line by line from an image pickup device, a write enable...
US-8,194,153 Imaging apparatus, imaging method and program
In an imaging apparatus capable of selectively performing an imaging operation in normal imaging mode and that in composite imaging mode, auto exposure control...
US-8,194,143 Digital camera apparatus and recording method thereof
A camera apparatus for encoding a video signal received from a photographing means in MPEG video format or equivalent format, encoding an audio signal received...
US-8,194,135 Rendering unobstructed views in a gaming environment
A system and method for rendering unobstructed views in a gaming environment are provided. The system includes a memory for storing a camera navigation/control...
US-8,194,104 Liquid-crystal display device and drive control circuit
In a case where each of pixels of a liquid-crystal display panel is divided into two subpixels, the drive levels of the subpixels with respect to the gradation...
US-8,194,094 Image display apparatus and driving method thereof, and image display apparatus assembly and driving method thereof
An image display apparatus includes: an image display panel having a two-dimensional matrix with (P.times.Q) pixels each including first, second and third...
US-8,194,078 Program execution system, program execution device and recording medium and computer executable program therefor
A program execution system has a program execution device which has a controller operated by a user and a display on which images such as characters or players...
US-8,194,033 Reproducing device, setting changing method, and setting changing device
A reproducing device that can reproduce data and operates on a battery includes displaying means, attitude detecting means for detecting an attitude of the...
US-8,194,027 Liquid crystal device, light emitting device, electronic apparatus, method of controlling liquid crystal...
A liquid crystal device is provided. The liquid crystal device includes: a liquid crystal panel including a pair of substrates which interpose a liquid crystal...
US-8,193,999 Display device
A display device includes: a plurality of display panels which each have a plurality of pixels provided in correspondence with intersections of a plurality of...
US-8,193,902 Remote control handset
A remote control handset for intuitively navigating a user interface of an entertainment device, the user interface having a hierarchical menu structure. The...
US-8,193,699 Display unit having insulating film with tapered portions
A display unit capable of preventing breaking of a second electrode and decreasing a leakage current through an organic layer is provided. The display unit...
US-8,193,443 Photovoltaic cell
The present invention relates to a photovoltaic cell, a method of manufacturing such photovoltaic cell, and to uses of such cell.
US-8,193,295 Amide group-containing siloxane amine compound
A novel amide group-containing siloxane amine compound, which is useful as a diamine component of a polybenzimidazole resin, a polybenzoxazole resin, and...
US-8,193,008 Method of forming semiconductor thin film and semiconductor thin film inspection apparatus
A method of forming a semiconductor thin film includes the steps of: forming an amorphous semiconductor thin film on a substrate; forming a crystalline...
US-8,192,862 Battery pack and method of manufacturing the same
A battery pack including a battery cell, a circuit board electrically connected to the battery cell, a first cover, and a second cover. The battery cell...
US-8,192,286 System for secure transfer of online privileges
Methods and apparatus for transferring privileges in a computer system. In one implementation, a system for transferring online privileges includes: a game...
US-8,192,050 Illumination device for visual inspection and visual inspection apparatus
An illumination device for visual inspection includes: a transmissive reflector plate that is formed of a light transmitting material, has an opening in a...
US-D661,297 Computer
US-D661,280 Combine speaker box and amplifier
US-RE43,454 Disc cartridge including an inner shell formed by severing a molded portion and a flanged thin-walled section
The present invention is related to a disc cartridge in which an optical disc, an inner shell and shutter members are housed in a main cartridge body unit,...
US-8,191,154 License management in a media network environment
Acquiring a license in a hub network, including: sending a license request from a client to a server through an intermediary device; sending a connection...
US-8,191,150 Method and arrangement relating to a communication device
The present invention relates to a novel method for handling applications in a device by associating an application signed by a domain certificate to a...
US-8,191,103 Real-time bookmarking of streaming media assets
A method for real-time bookmarking of streaming media assets is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method includes dynamically changing a presentation segment of...
US-8,191,090 Communication apparatus, communication system, and method of same
A communication apparatus, a communication system, and a method of same enabling control of a mode of output of additional information such as advertisements on...
US-8,191,055 Method and software for optimising the positioning of software functions in a memory
The present invention is related to a method and a software program for optimizing the positioning of software functions in a memory of a computing device. The...
US-8,191,026 Semiconductor integrated circuit and switch arranging and wiring method
A semiconductor integrated circuit includes: a circuit block having a first power supply line to which one of a power supply voltage and a reference voltage is...
US-8,191,014 Information processing apparatus, display control method and program
There is provided an information processing apparatus including a display control unit that displays a list screen of thumbnails associated with content, an...
US-8,190,993 Menu selection using a rotating dial and button
A system and method for making menu items easily adjustable on the setting screen of a camera with regard to the predetermined object to be operated. The camera...
US-8,190,910 Information processing apparatus, information recording medium manufacturing apparatus, and information...
A configuration is provided for enabling a process in which appropriate content code corresponding to apparatuses and applications of various model types and...
US-8,190,907 Process and apparatus for automatically identifying user of consumer electronics
Consumer devices and methods for operating consumer devices are disclosed. A consumer electronic device may include user identification unit incorporated into a...
US-8,190,882 Information processing system, information processing apparatus and method, program, and recording medium
An information processing system is disclosed which configured to: distribute publicly a first key by a change in a ray of light emitted from a light source;...
US-8,190,762 Electronic apparatus, content reproduction method, and program
An electronic apparatus includes a reception section, a buffer section, a reproduction section, an operation reception section, a transmission section, and a...
US-8,190,759 Transmission apparatus, reception apparatus and transmission/reception apparatus for image and/or audio data...
The present invention provides a transmission/reception apparatus capable of achieving both a high processing speed and good extensibility in performing...
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