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US-8,077,214 Signal processing apparatus, signal processing method, program and recording medium
A signal processing apparatus includes: an input unit receiving a first image generated by a first camera and higher-resolution second images generated by a...
US-8,077,213 Methods for capturing a sequence of images and related devices
A sequence of images is captured by an imaging device and stored in a digital format. After having captured and stored at least one image, a user is guided to...
US-8,077,209 Imaging preventing apparatus and imaging preventing method
An imaging preventing apparatus includes imaging means for obtaining an imaged image signal by performing imaging processing, image analyzing means for...
US-8,077,206 Image pickup apparatus, communication control method, and program
In an image pickup apparatus having a communication function through a predetermined communication interface and being equipped with a plurality of connectors...
US-8,077,205 Adaptive prediction of calibration parameters for color imaging devices
A method of and system for calibrating an imaging device is described herein. An iterative method that attempts to find the best calibration parameters...
US-8,077,172 Method and apparatus for processing an image, image display system, storage medium, and program
In an image display system, when a sequence of frames .alpha., .alpha.+1, .alpha.+2, .alpha.+3, . . . , with a frame rate of m is given as an input video signal...
US-8,077,136 Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus
An electro-optical device includes a display unit having a plurality of pixels, and the display unit is divided into a plurality of areas. The electro-optical...
US-8,077,124 Image display device and method of driving the same
An image display device includes a display portion formed by disposing pixel circuits in a matrix, and a signal line driving circuit and a scanning line driving...
US-8,077,066 .DELTA..SIGMA. modulator
Disclosed herein is a .DELTA..SIGMA. modulator including: at least one integrator; a quantizer for quantizing a signal output by the integrator and outputting...
US-8,076,982 Voltage-controlled variable frequency oscillation circuit and signal processing circuit
A voltage-controlled variable frequency oscillation circuit, includes: an oscillation circuit section including a resonance circuit which includes a coil and a...
US-8,076,846 Metal oxide nanoparticles, production method thereof, light-emitting element assembly, and optical material
An optical material is provided. The optical material includes a nanoparticle-resin composite material in which metal oxide nanoparticles are dispersed in a...
US-8,076,832 Electron emitter structure and associated method of producing field emission displays
A method of forming an electron emitter structure for use in a field emission display, or as a field emission backlight for an LCD display is provided. The...
US-8,076,822 Piezoelectric element drive device, electronic apparatus, and method for controlling piezoelectric element...
A drive device for a piezoelectric element includes a transformer, a driver circuit, and a control circuit. The transformer has a primary side and a secondary...
US-8,076,697 Solid-state imaging device, method of driving same, and camera apparatus
A solid-state imaging device of a three-transistor pixel configuration having no selection transistor has a problem of a non-selection hot carrier white point,...
US-8,076,583 Light-transmitting electric conductor, method of manufacturing the same, destaticizing sheet, and electronic device
Disclosed herein is a light-transmitting electric conductor including, on a surface of a light-transmitting support, a conductive material in which a...
US-8,076,567 Music piece reproducing apparatus and music piece reproducing method
A music piece reproducing apparatus has: a sound collecting unit collecting noise data of an ambient environment; an analyzing unit performing a frequency...
US-8,076,566 Beat extraction device and beat extraction method
Upon receiving a digital audio signal recorded in a .wav file, a beat extraction processing unit 12 extracts coarse beat position information from this digital...
US-8,076,437 Encapsulant material for optical component and light-emitting device
A light-emitting device is provided which uses an encapsulant material made from a polymer having a high relative light output. The light-emitting device...
US-8,076,172 Method of manufacturing solid-state imaging device and method of manufacturing electronic apparatus
A method of manufacturing a solid-state imaging device, where a signal circuit is formed on an insulating interlayer on a first side of a semiconductor...
US-8,076,035 Fuel cell with sequential enzymatic reactions
A fuel cell which utilizes the biogenic metabolism to produce a high current density is provided. The fuel cell generates electric power in such a way that the...
US-8,075,975 Optical recording medium and method for manufacturing the same
An optical recording medium is an optical recording medium having an inorganic recording film and has a transparent conductive film on the inorganic recording...
US-8,075,151 Surface light source device and image display device
A surface light source device includes a diffusing member which diffuses light, a reflective member which reflects light, plural light sources provided aligned...
US-8,075,150 Backlight unit and display device
A backlight unit illuminating the rear of a transmissive display panel with light includes a light source substrate, a base member, and a heat pipe. The light...
US-8,075,148 Illumination apparatus, color conversion device, and display apparatus
An illumination apparatus includes a transparent substrate, a phosphor layer, an optical wavelength selection filter layer, and a light-emitting device. The...
US-8,075,125 Liquid spraying cartridge containing a recording liquid having a pH of over 4 and under 6
An ink containing a hydrophobic colloid charged with a positive zeta potential when the pH of the ink is within a range of over 4 and under 6. Silicon or...
US-8,075,124 Liquid cartridge containing a recording liquid having a pH of over 4 and under 6
An ink containing a hydrophobic colloid charged with a positive zeta potential when the pH of the ink is within a range of over 4 and under 6. Silicon or...
US-RE43,021 Picture signal transmitting method and apparatus
A picture type identifier, indicating one of intra-picture coding (an I-picture), forward or backward predictive coding (a P-picture) and bi-directionally...
US-8,074,290 System, apparatus, method and computer program for transferring content
A content transfer system for transferring content between a source device transmitting the content and a sink device receiving the content, includes a content...
US-8,074,254 Recording device, playback device, recording method and playback method
A data transmission device transmits a data broadcast using a narrow unused broadcasting band in a digital broadcast, and to record the data broadcast, which...
US-8,074,252 Communication system, data processing device, data processing method, data providing device, data providing...
This invention relates to a communication system, a data processing apparatus, a data processing method, a data providing apparatus, a data providing method,...
US-8,074,242 System and method for information supply and apparatuses therefor
An information supply apparatus for providing broadcasting contents summary information for the input of specified conditions of a program desired to view by an...
US-8,074,236 Disk drive device and electronic apparatus
A disk drive device includes: a device body having a front surface that forms a disk insertion and ejection opening; a pair of arms supported at proximal end...
US-8,074,174 GUI application development supporting apparatus, method, and computer program
An application development supporting apparatus and method that make it possible to generate a GUI application, freely altering the settings for graphical...
US-8,074,163 Information processing method and apparatus
The state of a label at an optional time point, such as a past time point, can be recognized, while the label can be regenerated even when the label has been...
US-8,074,156 Decoding method and decoding apparatus
Disclosed herein is a decoding method of performing maximum a posteriori probability (MAP) decoding of selecting one decoded word from one or more decoded word...
US-8,073,987 PCI express card type peripheral apparatus and host apparatus for accessing parts of protocol ID information...
A card type peripheral apparatus connected to a host apparatus for communication therewith according to a specific protocol. The card type peripheral apparatus...
US-8,073,898 Display device, display method, and display control program
The present invention provides a display device for retrieving and displaying the list information regarding the broadcast contents in which the list...
US-8,073,885 Recording apparatus, file descriptor generation method, and program
A recording apparatus includes a server, a client, a virtual device, a judgment section, and a regeneration section. The server executes an access to a storage...
US-8,073,676 Method and apparatus for emulation enhancement
An emulation enhancement method in a first video game platform for enhancing execution of video games written for a second video game platform includes...
US-8,073,649 Portable electronic apparatus, operation control method, operation control program, signal generation apparatus...
A portable electronic apparatus includes an acceleration detection unit, an evaluation-signal generation unit, and a control unit. The acceleration detection...
US-8,073,502 Hinged portable radio communication equipment with a double action hinge
A portable radio communication equipment includes an upper cover part, a lower cover part, a first set of elongate arms having first ends and second ends, said...
US-8,073,491 Communication system and method
A communication system including a first station having at least two first narrow beam antennas and a second station having at least two second narrow beam...
US-8,073,390 Synchronizing satellite positioning system information to features of short-range, ad hoc wireless network...
Satellite positioning system information and/or other information is communicated to/from a mobile terminal by synchronizing satellite positioning system...
US-8,073,382 Communication device, communicate method for communication device, and communication program for communication...
A processing unit detects whether externally input user personal information has been stored in a storage medium. A network interface transmits a transmission...
US-8,073,314 Recording device for recording broadcasted information
A recording apparatus is provided that includes a broadcast signal receiving means for receiving a broadcast signal transmitted from a broadcasting station and...
US-8,073,313 Moving picture data processing apparatus, stream generating apparatus, imaging apparatus, and moving picture...
The present invention provides a moving picture data processing apparatus for outputting moving picture data by adding time information thereto, which includes:...
US-8,073,296 Optical device, and virtual image display device
A virtual image display device which displays a two-dimensional image for viewing a virtual image in a magnified form by a virtual optical system. The virtual...
US-8,073,274 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, storage medium, and program
An image processing apparatus may include a feature value extraction unit adapted to extract a feature value from an image, a setting unit adapted to set...
US-8,073,265 Image managing apparatus and image display apparatus
An image managing apparatus is provided. The apparatus includes image information storage means that stores image information corresponding to captured image...
US-8,073,260 Image processing apparatus and method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes a pattern generating unit that generates a plurality of two-dimensional array patterns, a radiating unit that emits light...
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