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Digital media recasting
In one embodiment, a method of tagging content can include: accessing a frame of a digital media production; identifying an object for tagging within the frame;...
Content providing system, content providing apparatus and method, content
distribution server, and content...
A content providing system includes a content distribution server and a content receiving terminal connected to each other through a communication channel. The...
Content transmission apparatus
A content transmission apparatus is disclosed which promotes distribution of contents over a network and thereby affords better convenience to those who wish to...
Information management apparatus, method, and computer program product,
and communication processing apparatus,...
An information management apparatus includes a communication unit configured to receive, from a plurality of communication processing apparatuses, a plurality...
Information processing device, information processing method, and
information processing program
Set information including information identifying one or more areas of operation of a broadcast terminal apparatus and a user ID, and broadcast-station...
Display control apparatus, display control method, computer program, and
A display control apparatus may include a calculating unit for calculating the degree of similarity of each of a plurality of second images to a selected first...
Image encoder, image encoding method, image decoder, and image decoding
In an image encoder, a first quantization section which is selected when normal image quality is required performs quantization by dividing a wavelet...
Physical quantity interpolating method, and color signal processing
circuit and camera system using the same
A physical quantity interpolating method includes interpolating a third vector sandwiched between first and second vectors on the basis of a ratio of vector...
Audio signal transmitting apparatus, audio signal receiving apparatus,
audio signal transmission system, audio...
There is provided an audio signal transmitting apparatus including: a channel mapping unit which determines the audio signals allocated to each of the channels...
Storage and read of memory areas and information for decoding
Provided herein is a decoding apparatus including: a pixel group information storage section configured to include memory areas each of which stores, as pixel...
Control of data processing
Data processing apparatus arranged to receive successive images from a video camera and to receive audio data from a microphone comprises means for detecting...
Recording and reproducing apparatus and laser-driving pulse adjusting
A recording and reproducing apparatus includes optical head means for writing and reading information expressed by a mark and a space on an optical recording...
Hologram recording and reconstruction apparatus
A hologram recording and reconstruction apparatus records and reconstructs a hologram in a recording layer of a holographic recording medium using a signal...
Data edition system, data edition method, data processing device, and
This invention proposes arrangements for implementing processes free of signal degradation without entailing increased strains on transmission. Parameter...
Liquid crystal device and electronic apparatus
A liquid crystal device includes a substrate for holding a liquid crystal. The substrate includes switching elements, a first insulating layer which overlies...
Imaging device and extendable shoulder pad therefor
There is provided an imaging device including a main body having a front part and a rear part; and a lens mounted to the front part of the main body. The main...
Solid-state imaging device, camera, and electronic device
Disclosed is a solid-state imaging device which includes an imaging region including pixels arranged two-dimensionally, each of the pixels including a...
Solid-state image-pickup device
A solid-state image device including a pixel-array section forming an image pick-up region and a wiring layer including wiring lines and contact units. In one...
Image processing apparatus and method, and image pickup apparatus
The present invention particularly relates to an image processing apparatus in which motion blur contained in a blurred image can be eliminated. An area...
System and method for creating composite images by utilizing an imaging
A system and method for creating composite images by utilizing a camera comprises a cradle device that transports the camera across a target area during a...
Apparatus for transmitting an HTML file with a captured or stored image to
an electronic device over a network
In order that a digital video (DV) camera function as a WWW server in a network, an image capturing section captures an image of a subject. A DV encoder encodes...
Camera system with touch focus and method
Techniques for focusing a camera assembly on a moving object may include generating a preview video signal of a scene containing the object and analyzing the...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
The present invention provides an image processing apparatus including: a production section configured to determine polygon groups each composed of a...
Bearing unit, motor using the bearing unit, and electronic equipment using
Disclosed herein is a bearing unit including a shaft; a radial bearing for supporting the outer circumferential surface of the shaft; a housing for...
Processing apparatus with memories coupled to respective processors
In a processing apparatus, a plurality of processors which perform different kinds of processing is integrated on a first semiconductor substrate. A plurality...
Field-effect transistor, semiconductor device including the field-effect
transistor, and method of producing...
A field-effect transistor includes a semi-insulating substrate, a source electrode, a drain electrode, a gate electrode, the electrodes being provided on the...
Thin film transistor and display
A thin film transistor capable of reliably preventing the entry of light into an active layer, and a display including the thin film transistor are provided. A...
Far-infrared radiation image processing apparatus, far-infrared radiation
imaging apparatus, far-infrared...
Disclosed herein is a far-infrared radiation image processing apparatus configured to process an image taken by detecting far-infrared rays radiated from an...
A battery capable of obtaining the superior battery performance is provided. An electrolyte is a gel electrolyte containing an electrolytic solution and a...
System and method for recording and displaying a graphical path in a video
A system and method for recording and displaying a graphical path in a video game is provided. Upon initiation of a time-trial run, the player views a...
Recording medium and apparatus for holding the same
An apparatus for holding a recording medium that contains an engagement member backwards with respect to an insert direction thereof has a main body containing...
Property measurement apparatus and property measurement method
Disclosed herein is a property measurement apparatus including: a first plate installed in a state of being rotatable and/or vibratable; and a second plate...
Hinge mechanism for a wireless communication device
The present application is directed to a hinge for a clamshell-type wireless communication device or other electronic device. In one embodiment, the...
Copy control for a video signal with copyright signals superimposed as
predetermined bits in the VBID data of...
A video signal is processed to selectively permit copying by superposing in that portion of the video signal which does not contain useful picture information a...
Picture signal transmitting method and apparatus
A picture type identifier, indicating one of intra-picture coding (an I-picture), forward or backward predictive coding (a P-picture) and bi-directionally...
Information processing device
This invention relates to an information processing apparatus for allowing a user at a remote location to make easy and quick reservation of a TV program for...
Transmitting device, receiving device, packet transmission method, packet
reception method, and programs for same
A network interface unit of a server determines whether the transmission method of transmitting a packet is multicast transmission or unicast transmission; adds...
Using different physical interface to request retransmission of packet
lost on unidirectional interface
Packets detected to be lost from a unidirectional interface such as an ATSC tuner are requested from the source or a peer using a different physical interface....
System and method for configuring plural software profiles
A computer with multiple software applications has defined for it plural software profiles for selection of one of the profiles in response to a system and/or...
Annotations for production parts in a media production system
A system providing a user interface to annotate different items in a media production system such as in a digital non-linear post production system. Parts of...
Communication system and communication method
A first communication apparatus 1 stores a first customer information registered by a user in order to receive a first service. A second communication apparatus...
System and method for effectively implementing an electronic image manager
A system and method for effectively implementing an electronic image manager device includes one or more input/output interfaces for bi-directionally...
Systems and methods for seamless host migration
Systems and methods of the present invention for maintaining network data distribution are provided. Network data may be distributed in such as manner as to...
Dynamic data hierarchies
A flexible database schema allows changes to the types of digital media objects, metadata types, and/or metadata relationships without corrupting the database,...
Information processing device, information processing method, and program
An information processing device for generating a target feature amount computational expression for outputting a target feature amount corresponding to input...
Translation block invalidation prehints in emulation of a target system on
a host system
In emulation of a target system on a host system one or more blocks of target system code may be translated with the host system to produce one or more...
Distributed mode speaker for mobile devices
A mobile communication device includes first and second housing sections movably connected so as to move relative to one another between open and closed...