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US-8,148,238 Method of manufacturing semiconductor device
There is provided a method of manufacturing a semiconductor device which, in the case where an InP-based device is formed with a sacrificial layer in between,...
US-8,148,006 Electrolytic solution and battery
A battery capable of improving cycle characteristics is provided. A separator arranged between a cathode and an anode is impregnated with an electrolytic...
US-8,147,720 Latent curing agent
An aluminum chelate-based latent curing agent is provided which can cure a thermosetting epoxy resin at a relatively low temperature in a short period of time....
US-8,147,327 Method for updating a multiplayer game session on a mobile device
A method for updating a game session comprises detecting a game event during a game session, sending an update request to a game data object server responsive...
US-8,147,115 Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
An electro-optical device includes an electro-optical panel, a lighting unit that is disposed to overlap with the electro-optical panel in a plan view and that...
US-8,147,068 Projection display apparatus
A projection display apparatus includes a light source, a plurality of light modulating elements that respectively modulate different color components of light...
US-8,146,243 Method of manufacturing a device incorporated substrate and method of manufacturing a printed circuit board
A method of manufacturing a device-incorporated substrate as well as a printed circuit board. A transfer sheet is formed having a structure that includes two...
US-D656,996 Video game controller peripheral
US-8,146,167 Use management method for peripheral device, electronic system and component device thereof
Managing the use of an optical disc drive by a program at high security. An OS of a host apparatus 100 sends one user certificate incorporating the policy...
US-8,146,166 System and method for providing content in two formats on one DRM disk
A DRM disk such as a Blu-ray stores content in a high resolution version for playing by a disk player. The disk also stores the same content in a lower...
US-8,146,127 Apparatus and method for providing data for a carousel
An apparatus and method of providing data for a carousel from which iTV pages may be obtained including defining a plurality of information templates, each...
US-8,145,902 Methods and apparatus for secure processor collaboration in a multi-processor system
In a multi-processor system including a plurality of processors capable of being operatively coupled to the main memory and each processor including an...
US-8,145,895 Information transmission apparatus and method, information reception apparatus and method, and...
Described herein is an information transmission apparatus for encrypting and transmitting first data and second data, the information transmission apparatus...
US-8,145,875 Address translation circuit for a CPU
An address translation circuit includes an area address holding section, an invert flag holding section, a match detection section, and a bit conversion...
US-8,145,851 Integrated device
An integrated device able to simplify interconnects up to memories, able to prevent a reduction of performance due to an increase of area and longer...
US-8,145,776 Service providing apparatus and method, and information processing apparatus and method as well as program...
The invention provides a service providing apparatus and method and an information processing apparatus and method as well as a program storage medium by which...
US-8,145,702 Method and apparatus for team based strategy planning in computer simulations
A method for use with a computer simulation includes providing an ability to run a simulation in which a plurality of client devices communicate over a network...
US-8,145,700 Content reproducing apparatus and content reproducing method
A communication system is disclosed which permits data communication between a server apparatus and a client apparatus over a network. The server apparatus...
US-8,145,657 Identifying broadcast programs that may be of interest to a user
An information processing apparatus includes an obtaining unit configured to obtain program information on programs to be broadcast in a predetermined time...
US-8,145,492 Robot behavior control system and method, and robot apparatus
A behavior control system of a robot for learning a phoneme sequence includes a sound inputting device inputting a phoneme sequence, a sound signal learning...
US-8,145,285 Flexible gaskets for wireless terminals with sliding members
Gaskets and wireless terminals with gaskets for sealing a space between sliding members in wireless terminals. The wireless terminals include: (a) a first...
US-8,145,259 Mobile terminal device
A mobile terminal device includes a first case including a display section, a second case including a keyboard, and a slide holding mechanism which, when the...
US-8,145,255 Location storage device, wireless terminal, location storage system, location registration method, location...
It is characterized by including a storage section (214) in which location information of a base station (30) that performs wireless communication with a...
US-8,145,177 Receiving apparatus
A receiving apparatus includes: a frequency conversion portion that has at least a mixer that down-converts a frequency of a reception radio-frequency signal by...
US-8,145,162 Tuner device
A tuner device includes tuner circuits, where each of the tuner circuits includes a radio frequency amplifier amplifying a radio frequency signal of a...
US-8,145,122 Power supply adapter and power supply system
Disclosed herein is a power supply adapter for supplying DC power to a broadcast receiver that processes a broadcast signal. The power supply adapter includes:...
US-8,145,053 Image capturing device and activation method therefor
An image capturing device includes a first controller operable to control image capturing; an operation section including a switch; a detector operable to...
US-8,145,040 Program recording system, communication terminal, as well as recording and reproducing apparatus
According to the present invention, a recording instruction signal including channel information on the program that the user is viewing at present is...
US-8,145,034 Contents replay apparatus and contents replay method
To enable a lot of audio data and image data such as a still image and a moving image to be effectively and efficiently used. When audio data accumulated in a...
US-8,145,005 Method for discriminating textures regions and homogeneous or flat regions in an image and methods for...
A method for discriminating textured regions and homogeneous or flat regions in an image. A multi-scale or multi-resolution measurement is performed with...
US-8,145,004 System and method for generating a photograph
A camera assembly for generating high resolution photograph includes a sensor assembly that has two regions of different effective resolution. Image data from...
US-8,144,991 Apparatus, method, and computer program for processing information
An information processing apparatus includes a selecting unit for selecting extraction information concerning contents to be extracted from among a plurality of...
US-8,144,990 Translation and display of text in picture
A method performed by a mobile terminal may include receiving an image that includes text, translating the text into another language and superimposing and...
US-8,144,985 Method of high dynamic range compression with detail preservation and noise constraints
A method for high dynamic range compression uses a modified cumulative histogram as a compression curve. This curve is computed from the cumulative histogram of...
US-8,144,948 Method and apparatus for transporting images
A portable image transport device and corresponding techniques for image transport are disclosed. The portable image transport device accommodates an automatic...
US-8,144,942 Compact biometric authentication device and associated methodology of imaging and detecting living-tissue patterns
The present invention enables permanent biometric authentication without the risk of forgery or the like. The present invention enables living-tissue...
US-8,144,939 Automatic identifying
A method includes storing a picture or video that includes a first person. The method also includes automatically identifying the first person using speaker...
US-8,144,901 Sound image position correction system, sound image position correction method, and audio/display apparatus
The present invention provides a sound image position correction system that applies sound image position correction processing to a voice signal so that an...
US-8,144,870 Encoding and detecting apparatus
An encoding data processing apparatus generates a video material item marked copy by embedding a payload data word into the video material item. The video...
US-8,144,804 Signal encoding apparatus and method, signal decoding apparatus and method, programs and recording mediums
The encoding apparatus generates information for generating a high quality high frequency sub-band signal when expanding the frequency band at the decoding...
US-8,144,779 Apparatus and method for detecting motion vector, program, and recording medium
A motion vector detecting apparatus includes a first generation unit that generates a first evaluation value table from an image signal of a first level, a...
US-8,144,767 Method and apparatus for coding image information, method and apparatus for decoding image information, method...
An image information decoding method for decoding compressed image information which has been coded via a process including dividing an input image signal into...
US-8,144,766 Simple next search position selection for motion estimation iterative search
A next position selector for motion estimation iterative search improves the efficiency and quality of the integer-pel motion estimation iterative search by...
US-8,144,765 Apparatus and method for decoding picture data
A coding apparatus for hierarchically (layering) coding top field data and bottom field data divided from each of a plurality of picture data composing a moving...
US-8,144,763 Imaging apparatus, imaging system and method thereof
To provide a system, apparatus and method of changing frame rate of cameras according to the detector that has sent an alarm signal, in order to optimize...
US-8,144,751 Satellite signal receiver apparatus and satellite signal reception method
A satellite signal receiver apparatus by which the hardware scale can be suppressed while high speed synchronization is assured. A carrier frequency component...
US-8,144,685 Wireless communication system, wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication method for...
In order to solve problems arising when a communication system such as a wireless LAN is constructed as a decentralized distributed type network without a...
US-8,144,652 System and method for multi-link communication in home network
A client in a home entertainment network can communicate with other components, including the server, over both a wired and a wireless link, with the particular...
US-8,144,562 Optical disc apparatus, method of controlling the same, and information storage medium
An optical disc apparatus includes an optical pickup for outputting an output signal according to reflected light from an optical disc medium and a comparison...
US-8,144,499 Variable resistance memory device
A variable resistance memory device includes: a first common line; a second common line; plural memory cells each formed by serially connecting a memory...
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