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A power switch and connector that are conventionally included in a body are formed in spaces created at the outer ends of the shafts of hinges other than the...
Electro-wetting device and a method of manufacturing the same
An electro-wetting device is provided that can prevent deterioration of withstand voltage characteristics due to use of a high-dielectric constant film, thereby...
Antiglare film, method for manufacturing antiglare film, polarizer, and
An antiglare film includes a base material and an antiglare layer which is disposed on at least one surface of the base material and which contains fine...
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...
Liquid crystal device having a first polarizing element deviated up to a
range of plus or minus 1 degree...
A liquid crystal device includes a first substrate and a second substrate that are disposed to face each other, a first electrode and a second electrode that...
Liquid crystal device and electronic apparatus
A liquid crystal device is provided that includes a pair of substrates having a liquid crystal layer disposed therebetween, the liquid crystal layer containing...
Image converting apparatus, image signal processing apparatus, camera
system and image signal processing method
An image converting apparatus includes a memory which can store frame information of an image to be played, and an image processing section which can read frame...
Imaging device and imaging system
A plurality of exchange lenses designed for object exposure regions of different sizes can be selectively mounted on the present imaging device. The imaging...
Solid-state image pickup device and camera system
A solid-state image pickup device includes a pixel array including a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix, and a pixel signal read-out circuit for reading...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes a gradation correction unit configured to multiply input image data by a gradation correction value appropriate for the...
Image capturing apparatus to record a scene of an object included in a
captured image, control method therefor,...
An image capturing apparatus includes a shutter-operation accepting unit that accepts a shutter operation; an image capturing unit that captures an image of an...
Data recording apparatus and method for protecting hard disk drive and
A data recording apparatus for recording data on a recording medium includes an acceleration detector configured to detect an acceleration which the apparatus...
Imaging device and imaging method
A imaging device includes an imaging element; a memory unit configured to temporarily store pieces of image data captured individually at predetermined timings...
Image processing apparatus and method, recording medium, and program
The present invention relates to an image processing apparatus and method enabling to correct for camera shake given in image capturing, a recording medium, and...
An imaging apparatus includes: an imaging device for subjecting an optical subject image to photoelectric conversion to generate an image signal; an angular...
Image pickup apparatus for use with a construction table
Disclosed herein is an image pickup apparatus capable of being used for preview image pickup of a predetermined scene prior to actual image pickup of the scene,...
Method for enhancing colour resolution and device exploiting the method
The invention relates to a method for enhancing color resolution and particularly for obtaining bit resolution in a display using a bits per pixel system frame...
Electro-optical device, driving circuit, and electronic apparatus
Pixels include liquid crystal capacitors and holding capacitors having first ends connected to pixel electrodes and second ends connected to common electrodes...
Liquid crystal display device and video display device
Disclosed herein is a liquid crystal display device. The liquid crystal display device includes: a first substrate; a second substrate; a liquid crystal layer;...
Damage-resistant vibrator assemblies and wireless communications devices
A vibrator assembly includes an electric motor, a shaft driven by the motor, and a cylindrical weight coaxially positioned on the shaft free end, wherein the...
Band-pass filter device, method of manufacturing same, television tuner,
and television receiver
A band-pass filter device includes: a plurality of band-pass filter elements on a principal plane of a substrate; wherein the band-pass filter elements...
Reception device, control method, and program
A reception device that receives a modulation signal being a result of digital modulation of a carrier is disclosed. The device includes: a demodulation...
Reflection plate, light-emitting device and method of manufacturing
A reflection plate allowing the prevention of the generation of stray light, a method of manufacturing the same, and a light-emitting device using such a...
Display device with improved moisture prevention
In a display device including, a display area having a plurality of organic EL devices on a substrate; a peripheral area having a driving circuit for the...
Semiconductor device and method of driving the same
A semiconductor device includes: a bulk semiconductor substrate; a thyristor formed in the bulk semiconductor substrate; a gate electrode formed at the third...
A shielded cable includes an inner conductor, a first insulator, a first outer conductor, a second insulator, and a second outer conductor, which are coaxially...
Nondestructive testing method for oxide semiconductor layer and method for
making oxide semiconductor layer
A nondestructive testing method for an oxide semiconductor layer includes the steps of applying excitation light to an amorphous or polycrystalline target oxide...
Bioassay substrate and bioassay method
A bioassay substrate and method thereof is provide. In the bioassay substrate, a sample solution is dripped onto a spot area to which a plurality of detection...
Battery pack including cylindrical cells arranged in two rows and two
A battery pack includes a roughly rectangular casing, a main circuit board disposed at a bottom surface of the casing, and cylindrical battery cells arranged in...
Battery pack including eight cylindrical cells in series-parallel
A battery pack includes a roughly rectangular casing, a main circuit board disposed at a bottom surface, and cylindrical battery cells disposed over the main...
Exterior member, method of manufacturing exterior member, and electronic
There is provided an exterior member including a first layer formed on a surface of a substrate and containing coating inclusions and a second layer stacked on...
Method and apparatus for reproducing content data
An apparatus for reproducing a content, includes a reproduction processing unit for reproducing the content, a detecting unit for detecting a motion of a...
Light quantity adjusting device, lens barrel, image pickup device, and
method of controlling the image pickup...
A light quantity adjusting device includes a plate, an upper diaphragm blade, a lower diaphragm blade, and a diaphragm blade driving unit. The upper diaphragm...
Mirror drive apparatus and imaging apparatus
A mirror drive apparatus includes: a movable unit including a mirror used to switch an optical path in an imaging apparatus; and a drive mechanism that switches...
Method for tracking a sales channel of a merchandise item
Method for tracking a sales channel of a merchandise item, comprising: storing an item identifier of said merchandise item on a data carrier; storing in a data...
Stamp for soft lithography, in particular micro contact printing and a
method of preparing the same
The present invention relates to a stamp for soft lithography. It also relates to a method of preparing a stamp for soft lithography, in particular micro...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
Disclosed herein is an information processing apparatus including: a unit information acquisition section; an identification information acquisition section; a...
Encryption apparatus, program for use therewith, and method for use
An encryption apparatus capable of effectively preventing encryption data from being illegally generated is provided. Based on apparatus identification data of...
User managed internet links from TV
A method of obtaining metadata associated with an element of television programming involves instructing an access device to generate and communicate a signal...
Content acquisition method, content acquisition device, and content
The present invention allows for the acquisition of content data. The present invention temporarily stores the first and second process progress information in...
Information processing device and method, recording medium and program
The present invention relates to an apparatus and a method for information processing, a recording medium, and a program that can provide newest functions in a...
Encoding method, encoding apparatus, and program
An encoding method encodes by using a quasi-cyclic code having a code length of n=m n.sub.0 and an information word length of k=m k.sub.0. The method includes...
Adaptive power saving
A device may enter a first active state associated with a device, exit the first active state and entering a sleep state associated with the device when user...
Apparatus and method of displaying image
An apparatus of displaying an image connects an external device by using universal serial bus (USB) connection. The apparatus contains a display unit and a...
Mobile terminal, contents delivery system, and contents reproduction
Low bit rate contents data as pre-data corresponding to a series of stream data are preliminarily stored in a mobile phone. In order to reproduce certain...
Media on demand using an intermediary device to output media from a remote
Particular embodiments generally relate to providing media for display to a user. In one embodiment, the media may be stored on a remote computing device. An...
Method and apparatus for displaying image data acquired based on a string
An information reproducing apparatus and method thereof. The information reproducing apparatus includes a storage unit, communication unit, controller, and...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
information processing program
An information processing apparatus includes a communication connection section that is communicably connected to an external apparatus; a first storage section...
Voice-activated remote control service
A method of remotely controlling operation of a controlled device involves receiving a telephone call from an owner via a telephone network; authenticating the...
Speech recognition for identifying advertisements and/or web pages
A device may identify terms in a speech signal using speech recognition. The device may further retain one or more of the identified terms by comparing them to...