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Solid state imaging device
A solid state imaging device in which .gamma. characteristic is obtained and enlargement of dynamic range is provided. The solid state imaging device includes a...
Organic semiconductor material, organic semiconductor thin film and
organic semiconductor device
An organic semiconductor material is provided. The organic semiconductor material includes a polyacene derivative expressed by the following general formula...
Memory element and display device
Disclosed herein is a memory element, including a parallel combination of a thin film transistor; and a resistance change element, the thin film transistor...
Solid-state image pickup device including a common phase feedback circuit,
a method of driving the same, a...
A solid-state image pickup device including: a pixel array portion; a differential circuit; a reset voltage supplying section; and a common phase feedback circuit.
Solid-state imaging device, method of producing the same, and imaging
A solid-state imaging device includes a semiconductor substrate including a pixel portion having a photoelectric conversion portion and a peripheral circuit...
Solid state imaging device with mode selection, method of driving solid
state imaging device, and image pickup...
A solid-state imaging device which includes a pixel unit, a plurality of pixels in the pixel unit which are two dimensionally arranged in rows and columns and...
Mashup data file, mashup apparatus, and content creation method
There are provided recording means for recording first data (12A) or (12B) used for dividing each of a first piece of content and a second piece of content into...
Mounting method using thermocompression head
A mounting method is provided using a thermocompression head which can mount an electric component in a short time with high connection reliability. The method...
Image-linked sound output method and device
A player can be notified both visually and aurally that his/her action is recognized. A velocity vector-calculating unit calculates a velocity vector of the...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method,
information processing system, and storage medium
An image and motion corresponding to the image are presented in response to a request issued by an user. The user transmits image data from a terminal to a...
Optical shaping apparatus and shaping base
An optical shaping apparatus includes a light transmissive member, a shaping base, and a movement mechanism. The light transmissive member includes a regulation...
This invention provides an antenna apparatus (60) for use in a non-contact type IC card into and from which data can be written and read by electronic...
Method for manufacturing multilayer wiring board
A process for manufacturing a multilayer wiring board including the steps of forming an insulating layer on a base provided with a bump for interlayer...
Holder for remote controller
Data processing system, information processing apparatus, data processing
method, and computer program
In an environment in which various usable information processing device exist in the neighborhood of a user, it is possible to a detect, from a main terminal...
Information playing/reproducing apparatus and method
A block key to encrypt block data is generated using an ATS (arrival time stamp) appended to each of TS (transport stream) packets included in a transport...
Disk transfer mechanism, and disk drive device
A recording medium drive device includes: a holding unit configured to hold a recording medium inserted from a slot; a link mechanism including a plurality of...
Method of designing semiconductor integrated circuit, apparatus for
designing semiconductor integrated circuit,...
A method of designing a semiconductor integrated circuit includes a cell arranging and wiring step of arranging and wiring cells for creating a physical layout,...
Playback apparatus, menu display method, and recording medium recording
program implementing menu display method
A playback apparatus includes a menu screen display unit for displaying a content menu screen, an input unit for detecting a user's input operation to detect a...
Information processing apparatus and method
The present invention relates to information processing apparatuses. A content to be checked out is stored in an automatic-checking-out-destination storage...
Data recording for a hard drive in response to commands
A data recording apparatus that writes data on/reads data from a hard disk drive in response to a data-write/read command received from an upper control device...
System, apparatus, and program for distributing incidental content
In response to a request, one of primary content data as a copyrighted work and incidental content data is received from a server. With a music editing and...
Information search system, information processing apparatus and method,
and information search apparatus and method
The present invention relates to an information search system, an information processing apparatus and method, and information search apparatus and method. A PC...
Digital recording and playback system with voice recognition capability
for concurrent text generation
A recording and playback system is provided. The system includes an audio capturing device configured to receive an analog input and an encoder coupled to the...
Wireless communication system, wireless communication device, wireless
communication method and program
A wireless communication method implemented by a wireless communication device includes performing a non-contact communication with an other wireless...
Vein authentication device and vein authentication method
A vein authentication device according to the present invention includes an imaging part for continuously imaging a portion of venation present inside a finger...
A storage rack capable of storing an audio apparatus is provided. The storage rack includes: a top board portion, at least two leg portions, a shelf board...
Acoustic apparatus, time delay computation method, and recording medium
An acoustic apparatus includes a positive value conversion section configured to convert, into a positive value, a response signal obtained by collecting a test...
Method of driving a laser diode
An ultrashort pulse/ultra-high power laser diode with a simple structure and configuration is provided. In a method of driving a laser diode, the laser diode is...
Multiplexing apparatus and method
A multiplexing system (10) is provided which includes a plurality of encoders (12-15) which generates elementary streams, respectively, CPU (16), multiplexer...
Wireless communication system, wireless communication apparatus, wireless
communication method and computer program
The present invention eliminates a transmission-waiting operation which is unnecessary while accommodating a prioritized traffic. Although a communication...
Using traffic patterns to improve sleep mode efficiency in a radio handset
Disclosed is a method of using observed traffic pattern data to improve sleep mode efficiency in a radio handset. The radio handset determines quality of...
Radio-communication device and radio-communication method
A radio-communication device performs processing in a communication environment in which an OFDM (Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing) modulation method...
Optical disk apparatus and emission control method
An optical disk apparatus according to the present invention includes a spindle motor that rotates an optical disk on whose information recording surface a...
Optical disk recording and playback apparatus and signal detection method
utilizing a differential push-pull...
An optical disc recording and playback apparatus includes an optical pickup performing an operation for recording and playing back signal information into and...
Recording medium, recording apparatus, reproducing apparatus, and
Provided is a recording medium onto which a plurality of tracks that constitute a unit as one unit of signal processing for reproducing data are recorded, each...
Head unit, droplet discharging apparatus, droplet discharging system,
information processing apparatus,...
The present invention provides a droplet discharging apparatus including a discharge head for deflectively discharging droplets through one discharge port at a...
Lens array sheet, light source and liquid crystal display device
A lens array sheet includes a lens layer having a lens surface on which a plurality of lenses are formed in an array, a light reflection layer arranged at an...
A display apparatus includes scanning lines; signal lines crossing the scanning lines; thin-film transistors connected to the scanning lines and the signal...
Liquid crystal projector and control method for liquid crystal projector
A liquid crystal projector which projects a three-dimensional imaged based on image signals for the left and right eyes including: a liquid crystal panel into...
Signal switching apparatus and control method of signal switching
A signal switching apparatus includes: a video reference input block; a plurality of synchronous signal generating blocks; a plurality of video signal input...
Noise suppression method, noise suppression method program, recording
medium recording noise suppression method...
An apparatus for suppressing noise of a video signal. The apparatus includes: a difference-signal generation section generating a difference signal being a...
Image signal processing apparatus, image display, and image display method
An image signal processing apparatus, an image display, and an image display method that enable detecting a black band region included in an input image signal...
Image processing apparatus and method and program
An image processing apparatus includes an interlace-progressive converter converting an interlace input image into a progressive intermediate image, a...
Image capturing apparatus with lens cover
An image capturing apparatus includes a camera body having an image-capturing lens for receiving light to form an image of a subject and a display unit having a...
Solid-state imaging device, method of driving the same, and camera
A solid-state imaging device includes: a plurality of pixels which are arranged in a matrix; a sequential scanning device that selects each row of pixels; and...
Apparatus, method and computer-readable medium for eliminating dark
current components of an image pickup device
An image pickup apparatus includes an image pickup device including plural imaging planes each having different dark current characteristics, each of the...
Imaging circuit and image pickup device
An imaging circuit includes a photoelectric conversion section and a transferring section. The photoelectric conversion section in which pixels each having a...
Methods and terminals that control avatars during videoconferencing and
Methods and associated wireless communication terminals are disclosed that control the display of avatars on communication terminals. A person's portrait...
System and method for changing touch screen functionality
A system and method changes touch screen functionality based on whether a user is detected during camera operation. A first camera generates a video signal...