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Registration and collation of a rolled finger blood vessel image
Apparatus, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable media for extracting biometric identification information useful for biometric authentication are...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
Disclosed herein is an image processing apparatus for recognizing, from a taken image, an object corresponding to a registered image registered in advance,...
In addition to output the mid-high range audio sound from the speakers of the main unit, the present invention can output the low range audio sound according to...
Diaphragm and sound output apparatus
A diaphragm for outputting sound by vibrating has a hole of a predetermined shape that allows another member to extend therethrough. A sound output apparatus...
Audio signal interpolation method and audio signal interpolation apparatus
An audio signal interpolation apparatus is configured to perform interpolation processing on the basis of audio signals preceding and/or following a...
Automatic power adjustment in powerline home network
Transmission power from a home entertainment system server to a client entertainment device in a powerline network is established such that SNR or other...
Motion vector detection device and motion vector detection method
A motion vector detection device includes: a separation section that separates a video signal into a brightness component and a color-difference component; a...
Data transfer system, wireless communication device, wireless
communication method, and computer program
In a data transfer system in which wireless data transmission is carried out between a first device and a second device that each has a UWB wireless device, the...
Objective lens, optical pickup apparatus using the same, optical
recording/reproduction apparatus using the...
Provided is an objective lens for which expressions 0.83<(p.sub.M/p.sub.L)<1.17 and 0.83<(p.sub.M/p.sub.T)<1.17 or expressions...
Recording apparatus, recording method and recording program
A recording apparatus that records data to an optical disc is disclosed. The recording apparatus includes a determination section that determines, when the...
Optical disc, optical disc recording apparatus and method, optical disc
The present invention provides an optical disc recording method of irradiating an optical beam to an optical disc including a basal plate made of synthetic...
Information processing device and method, program, and
An information processing device includes: a correction coefficient holding unit configured to hold a correction coefficient which is a ratio between the...
Disclosed herein is an electronic apparatus, including: a base chassis formed as a unitary member from a transparent material and having two faces positioned on...
An electronic apparatus includes a display portion, a main body portion, an articulated coupling mechanism, and an interlock mechanism. The display portion...
Liquid crystal display panel, electronic apparatus equipped with the same,
and method for manufacturing liquid...
There is provided a liquid crystal display panel that includes an array substrate having at least a pixel electrode and a switching element for every pixel area...
Liquid crystal apparatus, color filter substrate, and array substrate
Disclosed is a liquid crystal apparatus including a plurality of dot regions. The liquid crystal apparatus includes a pair of transparent substrates disposed...
Method of forming an array of polymer dispersed liquid crystal cells
The present invention relates to a method of forming an array of polymer dispersed liquid crystal cells, to an array formed by such method and to uses of such...
Liquid crystal display apparatus
Disclosed herein is a liquid crystal display apparatus, including: a liquid crystal panel having a pixel region in which first and second electrodes apply an...
Information processing apparatus and method, and program used therewith
An information processing apparatus may include a channel list generating unit that performs primary selection of channels as primary candidate channels for...
Dynamic contrast on displays using average picture level and histogram
Average picture level (APL) of a display and, in examples, histogram information is used to dynamically adjust the display contrast, or "gamma", using an...
Viewfinder, and control method and imaging apparatus thereof
A viewfinder according to an embodiment of the present invention includes: a display unit including a display surface on which a picture is displayed based on a...
Solid-state image pickup device and control method thereof
An image sensor controls the gain of a pixel signal on a pixel-by-pixel basis and extends a dynamic range while maintaining a S/N ratio at a favorable level. A...
Solid-state imaging device and imaging apparatus with color correction
based on light sensitivity detection
A solid-state imaging device includes: a first detecting portion that detects each component by dividing a first wavelength region of image information into a...
Information-processing apparatus and method detecting living-body
An information-processing apparatus processes information obtained by shooting an image of a subject and by collecting ambient sound of the subject. The...
Imaging apparatus, imaging system, electronic apparatus, recorded image
management system and program
An imaging apparatus includes a reading means for reading information stored in a non-contact communication type portable information storage device and a...
Video signal capturing apparatus, signal processing and control apparatus,
and video signal capturing, video...
A video signal transfer system including an imaging apparatus for capturing an object to be imaged and generating a consecutive plurality of picture data...
A display device includes: first and second photosensors; a reader; a light detector outputting the light amount detected by the photosensors; a first circuit...
Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
The electro-optical device is directly connected to a battery and includes a display panel, a driver, and a voltage adjusting circuit. The driver amplifies an...
Qwerty-keyboard for mobile communication devices
The invention relates to a mobile communication device, with a casing and a keypad comprising a plurality of keys and a plurality of rotatable key elements...
Clock regeneration apparatus and electric equipment
Disclosed herein is a clock regeneration apparatus, including: an oscillator including n (an integer of two or more) gating groups connected in cascade...
Light source apparatus and liquid crystal display
A liquid crystal display and a light source apparatus capable of improving color reproduction compared to related arts without declining intensity. A light...
Method and circuit for energizing an electrical device
A method and a circuit for energizing an electrical device are described.
Solid-state imaging device and method for making the same, and
manufacturing substrate for solid-state imaging...
A method for making a solid-state imaging device includes forming a pinning layer, which is a P-type semiconductor layer or an N-type semiconductor layer, on a...
A secondary battery for electronic appliance to be accommodated in an electronic appliance, thereby feeding an electric power to the electronic appliance, is...
Carbon nanotubes, a method of preparing the same and an element using the
Carbon nanotubes, a method for preparing the same and an element using the same are provided. The method for preparing carbon nanotubes includes synthesizing...
Sheet-like soft-magnetic material and production method thereof
The present invention is to impart, to a sheet-like soft magnetic material, a configuration in which sheet thickness change is suppressed and in which...
An imaging device includes an imaging unit; a display unit; an electronic finder unit that performs preview display before actual shooting based on image...
Planar light source device and display device
A planar light source device of the present invention includes a light guide plate and a plurality of light-emitting diodes. The light guide plate includes a...
Lamp burst sound reduction structure and projector
There is provided a lamp burst sound reduction structure which may have an enlarged part in an intermediate position of a duct through which cooling air for...
Display panel or screen with computer generated animated image
Device communication interface system
The device communication interface obtains a device driver corresponding to a device connected to the input and output interface from a server on a...
System and method for photo album creation using television
A system and method for classifying photographs using a TV and a remote control, and then subsequently searching for previously classified photos. A multi-level...
Image display control apparatus and program and method therefor
An image display control apparatus, an image display control method for the image display control apparatus, and a program for the image display control...
Method and apparatus for displaying user comment
A communication management technology of improved convenience is provided. A game apparatus includes: a registration unit which registers other terminals...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method,
information processing program and recording...
Disclosed herein is an information processing apparatus including: a display unit; a communication unit for carrying out a communication with an external...
Communication system and its method and communication apparatus and its
This invention relates to a communication system including a first apparatus having a first storage medium, and a second apparatus for transmitting data to the...
Digital-signal-processing apparatus and method
Digital-signal-processing apparatus has a ringing-suppression-coefficient-generating device that generates a ringing suppression coefficient according to an...
Support applications for rich media publishing
Identifying a source of user referral for a media publishing website includes: storing a referring URL in a cookie variable; retrieving the referring URL from...