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US-8,189,080 Orientation-based approach for forming a demosaiced image, and for color correcting and zooming the demosaiced...
A method and apparatus for forming a demosaiced image from a color-filter-array ("CFA") image is provided. The CFA image comprises a first set of pixels colored...
US-8,188,994 Power consumption detection apparatus, power consumption control apparatus, image processing apparatus,...
Disclosed herein is a power consumption detection apparatus including: a line current calculation section configured to calculate, based on an image signal, a...
US-8,188,987 Display and imaging apparatus and object detecting method
A displaying and imaging apparatus includes a displaying and imaging panel, a generating unit for generating a difference image between a reflection light using...
US-8,188,977 Operation input device and character input device
Provided is an operation input device to be attached to a base having a recessed portion including a side surface that faces one end of the base. The operation...
US-8,188,968 Methods for interfacing with a program using a light input device
An input device for interfacing with a computing device is provided. The input device includes a body configured to be held within a human hand. The input...
US-8,188,950 Temperature control for display device
A display device includes a display panel, light emitting elements, a temperature detector, and an image processing circuit. The light emitting elements are...
US-8,188,944 Display device, method for driving same, and electronic apparatus
In an embodiment of the present invention, a signal driver employs a two-stage system in which the potential of a signal line (SL) is switched from a reference...
US-8,188,941 Pixel circuit and display device, and a method of manufacturing pixel circuit
There is provided a pixel circuit, including: a signal line; a drive transistor; a light emitting element; and at least one power source line wired so as to...
US-8,188,851 Wake-up system and method for an electronic apparatus
An electronic device may include a wireless transceiver for establishing a wireless interface with a wireless transceiver of another device. The electronic...
US-8,188,523 Insulated gate field effect transistor and method of manufacturing same, and image pickup device and method of...
An insulated gate field effect transistor, a solid-state image pickup device using the same, and manufacturing methods thereof that suppress occurrence of a...
US-8,188,522 Back-illuminated type solid-state imaging device
A back-illuminated type solid-state imaging device including (a) a semiconductor layer on a front surface side of a semiconductor substrate with an insulation...
US-8,188,519 Solid-state imaging device, drive method of solid-state imaging device, and imaging apparatus
A solid-state imaging device that includes: a pixel array section configured by an array of a unit pixel, including an optoelectronic conversion section that...
US-8,188,476 Organic EL display and method of manufacturing the same
The present invention provides an organic EL display and a method of manufacturing the same capable of assuring excellent electric connection between an...
US-8,187,728 Organic electroluminescent device and display device
An organic electroluminescent is provided having an anode, a cathode, and at least one organic layer including a light-emitting layer provided between the anode...
US-8,187,726 Nanoparticle-resin composite material, light emitting device assembly, and filling material for the...
A nanoparticle-resin composite material is provided. The material has a transparent characteristic and a refractive index of at least 1.55 in the visible light...
US-8,187,689 Optical recording medium having write once metal reflective film
A pirated optical recording medium may be determined which is produced by physically transferring a shape of pits and lands formed on a substrate of an optical...
US-8,187,542 Optical detection field having diamond-like carbon thin film formed therein
An optical detection field, wherein a diamond-like carbon thin film containing therein fluorine is formed on a surface facing an existence region of a substance.
US-8,187,104 System and method for creating, editing, and sharing video content relating to video game events
Systems and methods are provided for at least partially automating generation of video clips chronicling a character's interaction with a video game. The same...
US-8,187,095 Universal game console controller
A universal game console controller that has an LCD presenting, depending on what type of game console a user has input, a controller key layout for a first...
US-8,186,015 Self-contained floating shaft hinge mechanism
A hinge mechanism pivotally connects first and second housings of an electronics device. The hinge includes a bracket, a floating shaft, a cam member, and a...
US-D660,836 Computer
US-8,185,924 Information processing device, information processing method, and information processing program
Request information 3 is transmitted from a transmission means 1a of a communication device 1 to a server 2. Then, related information 4a corresponding to the...
US-8,185,921 Parental control of displayed content using closed captioning
According to one embodiment, a method for blocking scenes with objectionable content comprises receiving incoming content, namely a scene of a program....
US-8,185,918 Method and system for managing access to add-on data files
A method and system for managing access to add-on data files having an add-on data file attribute, which is used by a software application. The method: monitors...
US-8,185,858 Apparatus, method, and program for predicting layout wiring congestion
A layout-wiring-congestion prediction apparatus. The layout-wiring-congestion prediction apparatus includes: a circuit-data providing section providing circuit...
US-8,185,856 Manufacturing method, manufacturing program and manufacturing system for adjusting signal delay in a...
The present of the invention provides a method of manufacturing a semiconductor device, including the steps of: acquiring information on a graphic composing a...
US-8,185,821 Table generating method, information processing apparatus, and recording medium having recorded table...
A method of generating a table in which data having time or period information is laid out at corresponding positions along a chronological axis includes the...
US-8,185,805 Network communication protocol for large scale distribution of streaming content
Forward error correction may be implemented in a network having first, second, third and fourth nodes. The second node receives streaming media message packets...
US-8,185,755 Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication system, wireless communication method, and program
A wireless communication apparatus according to the present invention includes a user terminal information acquiring unit that acquires user terminal...
US-8,185,748 Methods and apparatus for facilitating a secure processor functional transition
A processor and associated local memory are capable of operative connection to a main memory such that data may be read from the main memory for use in the...
US-8,185,732 Selecting and executing a content code corresponding to an information processing apparatus based on apparatus...
An information processing apparatus includes: a data processing unit that acquires content codes including a data processing program recorded in an information...
US-8,185,683 Bridge, information processing system, and access control method
Transparency of resources is provided and ordering in an access is guaranteed between nodes on a computer network. In an information processing system in which...
US-8,185,577 Content management apparatus, web server, network system, content management method, content information...
A content management apparatus includes a content storage section configured to store a piece of content together with a content unique identifier; a content...
US-8,185,541 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, information processing program, reproduction...
An information processing apparatus includes a communication unit configured to receive, from a reproduction device that reproduces content recorded on a loaded...
US-8,185,267 On-vehicle apparatus and content providing method
The present invention is applied to, for example, a multimedia terminal having a function of navigation equipment and a function of playing back video and...
US-8,185,265 Path planning device, path planning method, and computer program
A path planning device includes: an initial position and posture path acquiring unit which acquires an initial position and posture path including a plurality...
US-8,185,085 Power line communication methods and devices
A power line communication method for realizing data communication between at least one first or sending power line communication partner device and at least...
US-8,185,076 Radio receiver
Disclosed herein is a radio receiver including: an oscillator circuit including a phase-locked circuit and a voltage-controlled oscillator circuit; a first...
US-8,185,074 Receiving apparatus, receiving method and wireless communication system
There is provided a receiving apparatus including a plurality of antennas, a phase difference detection unit to detect a phase difference of each of a plurality...
US-8,185,071 Tuner module
A tuner module includes a filter that reduces the signal level outside the frequency band of a selected channel in an input RF signal of terrestrial television...
US-8,185,066 Multimode power amplifier with predistortion
A device may include an envelope detector to generate an envelope signal from the input signal, a drain bias controller to adjust a drain bias of the amplifier...
US-8,185,054 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and recording medium
There is provided an information processing apparatus according to the present invention performing a bidirectional communication with another information...
US-8,185,053 Information processing apparatus and information processing method having communication function
The present invention is an information processing apparatus which obtains identification information of an electronic device and makes communication with the...
US-8,185,047 Near field communication apparatus for automated assigning of various functions
There is provided a communication apparatus including a plurality of communication units for making communication through electric field coupling or magnetic...
US-8,184,966 Image blur correction device, lens barrel and imaging apparatus
There is provided an image blur correction device including: a correction optical element; a first movable frame; a second movable frame; a fixed frame; a first...
US-8,184,955 Information recording apparatus, information recording system, and information recording method
Disclosed is an information recording apparatus including: a storage portion configured to store information that is copy-protected; a recording portion...
US-8,184,947 Electronic apparatus, content categorizing method, and program therefor
An electronic apparatus includes a detecting unit and a categorizing unit. The detecting unit compares each of a plurality of frames that constitute each of a...
US-8,184,833 Electrostatic speaker arrangement for a mobile device
A speaker is integrally formed with a multi-layered printed circuit board. The printed circuit board includes a flexible membrane layer with a conductive...
US-8,184,823 Headphone device, sound reproduction system, and sound reproduction method
Disclosed herein is a headphone device, including: a sound pickup section configured to pick up an external sound; a directivity setting section configured to...
US-8,184,711 Image processing device and image processing method
To stop the decline of the quality of image associated with encoding. The present invention multiplies a decoding rescaling factor (RFr) possibly used in the...
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