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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...
US-8,144,379 Recording and reproducing device and polarization direction controlling method
Disclosed herein is a recording and reproducing device including: a light source; an intensity modulating section; a polarization beam splitter; a selective...
US-8,144,266 Module system for permitting storage device interface with TV
In a TV system with a modular configuration that permits licensed primary modules such as disk players and personal video recorders to be removably slid into...
US-8,144,261 Systems and methods for optical block level adjustment of rear projection TVs
In a rear-projection TV system in which the image is generated by an optical engine and projected through a mirror towards a diffusion plate screen, picture...
US-8,144,251 Overlaid images on TV
An ambient, beautiful, entertaining visual experience that can be displayed on a TV requiring little or no user interaction beyond initiation. Multiple image...
US-8,144,246 Video signal processing apparatus, method, and computer program product for converting interlaced video signals...
There is provided a video signal processing apparatus that includes: a video signal input unit that receives an input of interlaced video signals for displaying...
US-8,144,244 Imaging device
Disclosed herein is an imaging device including: a body portion; a lens mount portion provided on the body portion for mounting a detachable taking lens; a...
US-8,144,241 Imaging apparatus, image processing apparatus, and exposure control method
An imaging apparatus includes an imaging unit configured to capture an image of an object to obtain an image signal, a detection unit configured to set a...
US-8,144,233 Display control device, display control method, and display control program for superimposing images to create...
A display control device includes: a composite image generating unit configured to generate a composite image by compositing a unit image and a still image,...
US-8,144,232 Camera system and method for picture sharing using geotagged pictures
A system and method provide interactive techniques for sharing digital photos, in which a user of a portable electronic device may seek out a location at which...
US-8,144,229 Solid-state image pickup device
A solid-state image pickup device including a driver-control unit configured to control the operation timing of a pulse-driven actuator driver based on the read...
US-8,144,227 Image pickup device and image pickup result outputting method
The present invention is applied to an image pickup device with a CMOS solid-state image pickup element, in which an analog-to-digital conversion circuit is...
US-8,144,211 Chromatic aberration correction apparatus, image pickup apparatus, chromatic aberration amount calculation...
The invention relates to a chromatic aberration correction apparatus. A judgment unit judges whether a selected pixel of interest is a white overexposure pixel...
US-8,144,190 Shared color sensors for high-resolution 3-D camera
In one embodiment, an apparatus for three-dimensional (3-D) image acquisition can include: (i) first and second lenses configured to receive light from a scene;...
US-8,144,188 Projector arrangement
A projector arrangement includes a first image generation and projection unit and a second image generation and projection unit. A first or two-dimensional...
US-8,144,141 Liquid crystal display
A liquid crystal display which may suppress image quality deterioration and enhance image contrast is provided. The liquid crystal display includes: a light...
US-8,144,140 Display apparatus and method of manufacturing the same
A display apparatus has a driving panel including a circuit part, a coating layer, and a display part, provided sequentially over a driving substrate. The...
US-8,144,102 Memory element and display device
The present invention provides a memory element includes a thin film transistor configured to have a semiconductor thin film and a pair of gate electrodes that...
US-8,144,095 Image display device, display panel and method of driving image display device
An image display device applies a higher voltage than the original voltage to the pixel, without causing deterioration of the display quality. The image display...
US-8,144,085 Display device, control method and computer program for display device
A display device includes: a light emission amount detecting section which inputs video signals having linear property and detects an amount of light emission...
US-8,144,046 Linearity enhancement circuit, .SIGMA..DELTA. A/D converter, and reception apparatus
A linearity enhancement circuit is disclosed which includes: a first shift amount creation block creating a first shift amount in keeping with the immediately...
US-8,144,038 Signal processing apparatus, signal processing system and signal processing method
A signal processing apparatus is provided, which generates a data signal having a signal waveform corresponding to a first bit value of a signal waveform...
US-8,143,998 Noncontact IC card communication system and communication method
Communication processing is performed so as to correspond to multiple types of contactless IC cards having different specifications, such as command classes and...
US-8,143,914 Semiconductor integrated circuit
A semiconductor integrated circuit including: a circuit block having an internal voltage line; an annular rail line forming a closed annular line around the...
US-8,142,669 Electromechanical element, electric circuit device and production method of those
An electromechanical element includes a mechanically movable element through a hollow formed on a substrate, and a plurality of holes formed in the movable...
US-8,142,289 Dead reckoning in a gaming environment
Client position in a multi-client game is determined using dead reckoning. Clients send information to a server over a network. The server distributes this...
US-8,142,288 Base station movement detection and compensation
Method and systems for processing interactive communication received from input devices, which interface with a computer program that executes at a computer,...
US-8,142,179 Stereolithography apparatus
A stereolithography apparatus that is configured to fabricate a three-dimensional model by forming a cured layer by irradiating an interface of a photocurable...
US-8,142,042 Light-emitting-diode backlight device
A light-emitting-diode backlight device includes a light source substrate to which many light-emitting diodes are mounted, and a bottom chassis having the light...
US-8,142,024 Image display device and adjustment method thereof
An image display device includes: an optical modulator; and an optical compensation element configured to cancel out phase difference generated within the...
US-8,141,243 Method of manufacturing circuit board
A method of manufacturing a circuit board including forming a plurality of first holes in a semiconductor substrate, each of the first holes being opened toward...
US-8,141,207 Two-axis hinge device and mobile terminal apparatus
A two-axis hinge device includes a first-rotation-axis defining unit which defines a first rotation axis; a rotating arm fixed to a first housing, the rotating...
US-D656,489 Earphone
US-D656,470 Television receiver
US-RE43,271 Digital signal transmission method digital signal transmission system, digital signal transmitting apparatus...
An object of the invention is to arrange so that the digital signal transmission between specific equipments connected with each other by the transmission line...
US-8,141,109 Disc drive apparatus and electronic apparatus
A disc drive apparatus includes: an outer casing; a disc drive unit that includes a disc table on which a disc-like recording medium is mounted, a spindle...
US-8,141,076 Cell processor methods and apparatus
Methods and apparatus for cell processors are disclosed. A policy module is loaded from a main memory of a cell processor into the local memory of a selected...
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