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US-9,379,155 Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
A semiconductor device including a semiconductor substrate having oppositely facing first and second surfaces, the first surface being an active surface and...
US-9,379,154 Solid-state image pickup apparatus
A solid-state image pickup apparatus including a substrate and a solid-state image pickup device. The substrate includes an opening portion. The solid-state...
US-9,379,149 Solid-state image pickup device and method of driving the same
Imaging sensors, imaging apparatuses, and methods of driving an image sensor are provided. An image sensor can include a semiconductor substrate with a...
US-9,379,144 Display apparatus
Disclosed herein is a display apparatus, including, a panel having a plurality of pixels disposed in a matrix and each including a self-luminous element for...
US-9,379,013 Method for forming a self-aligned contact in a damascene structure used to form a memory device
Exemplary embodiments of the present invention are directed towards a method for fabricating a self-aligned contact under a bitline in a damascene structure for...
US-9,379,006 Semiconductor apparatus, electronic device, and method of manufacturing semiconductor apparatus
A semiconductor apparatus, electronic device, and method of manufacturing the semiconductor apparatus are disclosed. In one example, the semiconductor apparatus...
US-9,378,794 Storage element and memory
A storage element includes a magnetization fixed layer, and a magnetization free layer. The magnetization fixed layer includes a plurality of ferromagnetic...
US-9,378,679 Semiconductor integrated circuit, self-luminous display panel module, electronic apparatus, and method for...
A semiconductor integrated circuit and corresponding display panel and electronic apparatus. A pixel element includes a self-luminous element and a drive...
US-9,378,570 Information processing device, information processing method and program
An information processing system that acquires image data corresponding to an object; acquires content based on a determination of whether the image data is...
US-9,378,502 Using biometrics to recover password in customer mobile device
A bank customer's CE device is used to authorize transactions using the customer's electronic debit or credit card ("e-card"). Biometric input is used to...
US-9,378,457 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program for determining a vehicle boarding...
There is provided an information processing apparatus including: a sensor data generator sensing a user behavior and generating sensor data corresponding to the...
US-9,378,110 Communication device and method of detecting a communication partner
There is provided a communication device including a transmission unit configured to transmit a modulated signal obtained by performing frequency conversion to...
US-9,377,943 Method and apparatus for outputting display data based on a touch operation on a touch panel
An apparatus includes a touch panel display including one or more sensors for detecting an input operation by an instruction object. The apparatus includes...
US-9,377,941 Audio speaker selection for optimization of sound origin
A method consistent with certain implementations involves in an audio system having an array of a plurality of loudspeakers and a stored speaker map identifying...
US-9,377,928 Location and time based unlocked action
A mobile electronic device is provided that comprises a display unit and a control unit configured to display at least a first and a second keylock icon...
US-9,377,894 Selective turning off/dimming of touch screen display region
A device includes a touch screen display comprising a touch sensitive panel and a display. The touch sensitive panel receives a touch event, and records the...
US-9,377,861 Information processing device and method, program and recording medium for identifying a gesture of a person...
An information processing device includes: an outline extraction unit extracting an outline of a subject from a picked-up image of the subject; a characteristic...
US-9,377,851 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program
There is provided an information processing apparatus including an operation detection unit configured to detect an orientation of a user's face and operations...
US-9,375,635 System and method for improving the graphics performance of hosted applications
A system and method for efficiently performing graphics operations on a video game/application hosting service. One embodiment of a system comprises: an...
US-9,374,838 Method for performing handover, user equipment, and radio communication system
A mobile station in a wireless communication network. The mobile station includes a radio communication that transmits an access request message to a base...
US-9,374,830 Communication control device, communication control method, and base station
Provided is communication control device including a determination unit which determines whether an access type of a small cell which at least partially...
US-9,374,636 Hearing device, method and system for automatically enabling monitoring mode within said hearing device
Aspects of the invention relate to a hearing device for automatically enabling monitoring within the hearing device including an electronic module arranged for...
US-9,374,620 Terminal apparatus, server apparatus, information processing method, program, and interlocked application feed...
Disclosed herein is a terminal apparatus including an extraction portion configured to extract from a content to be reproduced signature data representative of...
US-9,374,611 Navigation within switched digital streamed content
In certain embodiments, a method carried out in a digital television receiver device incapable of full two way communications, of receiving switched digital...
US-9,374,564 Illumination unit, projection display unit, and direct view display unit
An illumination unit includes one or more light sources each including a solid-state light-emitting device configured to emit light from a light emission region...
US-9,374,541 Imaging device and camera system including sense circuits to make binary decision
An imaging device includes: a pixel array section having an array of pixels, each of which has a photoelectric converting device and outputs an electric signal...
US-9,374,539 Image pickup circuit
An image pickup circuit including a plurality of circuit blocks. Each of the plurality of circuit blocks includes a plurality of comparing elements, a single...
US-9,374,523 Imaging apparatus and imaging method
An imaging apparatus and an imaging method supply an optimum amount of image data to another apparatus. When a PDA has a maximum transfer rate of 1.5 Mbps, a...
US-9,374,519 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes: an evaluation value generation unit configured to generate a focus evaluation value indicating a degree of focus of...
US-9,374,511 Solid-state image pickup unit, method of manufacturing solid-state image pickup unit, and electronic apparatus
A back-illuminated type solid-state image pickup unit in which a pad wiring line is provided on a light reception surface and which is capable of improving...
US-9,374,507 Method to improve accuracy and reliability of motion estimated with phase correlation
A method of improving accuracy and reliability of motion estimation is described herein. In one aspect, a 2D neighborhood of phase correlation peak is...
US-9,374,505 Solid-state imaging device
A solid-state imaging device is capable of simplifying the pixel structure to reduce the pixel size and capable of suppressing the variation in the...
US-9,374,494 Recording apparatus and method, reproducing apparatus and method, and program
The present invention relates to a recording apparatus and method, a reproducing apparatus and method, and a program that make it possible to photograph and...
US-9,374,429 System and method for sharing event information using icons
Thus, in one embodiment an apparatus includes at least one processor, at least one display controlled by the processor, and at least one wireless transceiver...
US-9,374,169 Optical communication fiber, optical communication module, and optical communication system
An optical communication fiber includes: a fiber body having a tip surface; and a light absorption layer provided to the tip surface of the fiber body, and...
US-9,374,156 Transmitting apparatus, receiving apparatus, and communication system for formatting data
A transmitting apparatus, a receiving apparatus, and a communication system are provided that allow a reduction in a frame loss due to interference caused by...
US-9,374,097 Data processor, solid-state imaging device, imaging device, and electronic apparatus
A data processor including: a reference signal generator to generate a reference signal, used to convert a level of an analog processing signal into digital...
US-9,373,866 Solid electrolyte battery
Provided is a solid electrolyte battery that has favorable charge-discharge characteristics with impedance reduced. This solid electrolyte battery has, on a...
US-9,373,785 Memory device and method of manufacturing the same
A memory device includes: a memory layer that is isolated for each memory cell and stores information by a variation of a resistance value; an ion source layer...
US-9,373,672 Display unit
A display unit includes a plurality of light emitting devices, each of the light emitting devices including a function layer including at least an organic layer...
US-9,373,655 Imaging device and electronic apparatus
An imaging device includes: a photoelectric conversion region that generates photovoltaic power for each pixel depending on irradiation light; and a first...
US-9,373,397 Page programming sequences and assignment schemes for a memory device
Embodiments of the invention are directed towards a memory device comprising a plurality of wordlines each coupled to a row of memory cells in a subtile of the...
US-9,373,350 Optical medium reproducing apparatus and optical medium reproducing method
An optical medium reproducing apparatus that optically reproduces an optical medium on which a plurality of tracks is formed in which a beam returning from the...
US-9,373,308 Multi-viewport display of multi-resolution hierarchical image
An input information obtaining portion of a control section obtains requests input from an input device by a user, which requests include a display region...
US-9,373,278 Scanning drive circuit and display device including the same
A display device, including display elements two-dimensionally disposed in a matrix; scanning lines, initialization control lines, and display control lines...
US-9,373,274 Light-emitting device and display device
Disclosed herein is a light-emitting device including a plurality of first light-emitting elements mounted in a matrix form on a common wiring board. Each of...
US-9,373,214 Game presenting system
To provide a game presenting system having a plurality of game systems for each executing a process of a game in which a plurality of users participate, and a...
US-9,373,208 Secure remote control for operating closures such as garage doors
Actuation of an access closure such as a garage door may be initiated by a remote control (RC) if a correct authentication code is received by the RC and/or if...
US-9,373,196 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
An information processing system that acquires image data captured by an image capturing device; identifies a density of distribution of a plurality of feature...
US-9,373,195 Display control device, display control method, and program
An apparatus comprising a memory storing instructions and a control unit is disclosed. The control unit may be configured to execute the instructions to:...
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