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System and method for dynamically loading game software for smooth game
A system and method are disclosed for dynamically loading game software for smooth game play. A load boundary associated with a game environment is identified....
Game play skill training
Embodiments of the present invention provide a library of video related to game play involving the use of particular objects. By observing game play of users in...
System and method for accelerated machine switching
A computer-implemented system and method are described for managing the state of an online video game. For example, a method according to one embodiment...
Laminated structure, method of manufacturing laminated structure, and
A laminated structure includes a first substrate, an adhesive, a graphene, and a second substrate. The adhesive is provided on a principal surface of the first...
Communication apparatus, communication method, and communication system
There is provided a communication apparatus including: a device detecting unit detecting devices capable of establishing a wireless connection; a user input...
Scanning of channels based on channel availability information
A user device comprising a communication interface; one or more memories to store instructions; and one or more processors to execute the instructions to...
Transmission power control method, communication device and program
There is provided a method for controlling a transmission power in a second communication service making secondary usage of a spectrum assigned to a first...
Distribution system, reception apparatus, and methods for transitioning to
A distribution system and reception apparatus, and methods thereof, are provided for broadcasting and receiving a plurality of non-backwards-compatible...
Communication signal strength display for TV internet adapter
A wireless signal strength indication is displayed on a TV, representing the signal strength of a wireless link between the Internet and an Internet adapter...
Information processing apparatus and method, and program storage medium
In an information processor having a function to check out a content to a portable device such as a portable disc player, a content is recorded to a content...
Lens and color filter arrangement, super-resolution camera system and
A camera system includes lens units such that each lens unit is assigned to a single-color color filter unit. The lens and color filter assembly may be combined...
Entertainment system and method of communication
An entertainment system comprises a receiver operable to receive broadcast programmes and electronic programme guide data, a display generator operable to...
Device, method and software for providing supplementary information
There is described a device for providing a media content item to a user, the device comprising: a media content item receiver operable to receive the media...
User-defined home screen for ultra high definition (UHD) TV
A viewer of a UHD may configure one or more home screens that are associated with that viewer at viewer login by selecting one or more home screen templates,...
Solid-state imaging device and camera system
A solid-state imaging device includes: a pixel unit in which pixels are arranged in a matrix pattern; and a pixel signal read-out unit including an AD...
Image pickup device without a light shielding device and defect detecting
An image pickup device without a light shielding device for blocking light received by a solid-state image pickup element, the image pickup device including: a...
Image photography apparatus for clipping an image region
An information processing apparatus that includes a camera unit including an imaging sensor that captures an image; a display that displays an image; and a...
Information processing apparatus, and method and information processing
An information processing apparatus includes a first communication unit that receives management data including at least identification information of content...
Computer ecosystem providing device announcements of session needs and
rule-based establishment of network...
A home network can be dynamically reconfigured when IP connected or wireless devices are requesting network access makes it easier for consumers to keep their...
Wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication method
[Object] To prevent or reduce the degradation in transmission characteristics caused by fast fading (fluorescent lamp interference) to achieve optimized...
Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication system, wireless
communication method and program
A wireless communication apparatus is provided that performs wireless communication using a specified wireless channel and forms part of an ad hoc wireless...
Correction circuit, drive circuit, light emission unit, and method of
correcting current pulse waveform
A correction circuit includes a correction section configured to superpose a second current pulse on a first current pulse, and thereby correcting a waveform of...
Heat-resistant microporous film and battery separator
A heat-resistant microporous film and a battery separator are provided, which each include a substrate formed by using a porous film and include a...
Memory element with ion conductor layer in which metal ions diffuse and
memory device incorporating same
The present invention provides a memory element and a memory device realizing reduced variations in resistance values in an initial state or erase state of a...
Solid-state imaging device with photoelectric conversion section, method
of manufacturing the same, and...
Disclosed herein is a solid-state imaging device including: a semiconductor layer including a photoelectric conversion section receiving incident light and...
High mobility electron transistor
A semiconductor device includes: a channel layer made of a compound semiconductor; a barrier layer provided above the channel layer and made of a compound...
Solid-state imaging device, semiconductor device, manufacturing methods
thereof, and electronic apparatus
A solid-state imaging device includes an imaging element and a logic element. The imaging element includes a first semiconductor substrate, a first wiring...
Photoelectric conversion apparatus and radiographic imaging apparatus
A photodiode includes a first semiconductor layer having a first conductivity type, a second semiconductor layer having a second conductivity type that is...
Display device, method for driving the same, and electronic apparatus
A display device including a pixel array unit having a matrix of pixels each configured such that an anode electrode of an organic electroluminescent element is...
Method and substrates for forming crystals
A structured substrate is described which is suitable for forming and hosting a crystal array, as well as associated methods for making and using such a...
Pixel circuit and display device, and a method of manufacturing pixel
The display device including a pixel circuit has a first line, a transistor, a light emitting element, and a second line. The transistor is located between the...
EL display panel, power supply line drive apparatus, and electronic device
Disclosed herein is an electroluminescence display panel including a pixel circuit, a signal line, a scan line, a drive power supply line, a common power supply...
Apparatus and method of augmented reality interaction
A method of augmented reality interaction for repositioning a virtual object on an image of a surface comprises capturing successive video images of the surface...
Image processing apparatus and method
This technique relates to an image processing apparatus and a method for improving the coding efficiency for a quantization parameter. Provided are a predicted...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method and
program for them
Disclosed herein is an information processing apparatus including: a lesion progress rate recognition section configured to perform prescribed image recognition...
Power demand forecast device, method and system and power failure
Disclosed herein is a power demand forecast device including: an absence detection section adapted to detect whether a consumer is absent at a given location;...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method and
There is provided an information processing apparatus including an experience extracting unit extracting experience information including information related to...
Memory control apparatus, memory system, information processing system,
and memory control method
A memory control apparatus includes a temperature obtaining unit, a priority determination unit, and a write processing unit. The temperature obtaining unit is...
Data processing device and data processing method
The present technique relates to a data processing device and a data processing method that enable resistance to error of data to be improved. In the case in...
Information processing apparatus, server apparatus, information processing
method, and program
An information processing apparatus includes a communication unit, a storage, and a controller. The communication unit is capable of communicating with a...
Dry/wet touch screen
The invention is directed to systems, methods and computer program products for switching between a dry mode and a wet mode for a mobile device. An exemplary...
Apparatus and method for controlling a user interface of a device based on
Certain aspects of an apparatus and a method for controlling a user interface of a device may comprise one or more sensors coupled to a vibratory surface...
User input apparatus, computer connected to user input apparatus, and
control method for computer connected to...
A user input apparatus is provided with user input means for the user to input data or a command by using the user's human body, and use-form detection means...
Portable electronic device and method of controlling a portable electronic
device having a proximity-sensing...
A portable electronic device comprises a proximity-sensing user interface and a controller. The proximity-sensing user interface is configured to capture...
Apparatus and method for controlling a display based on a manner of
holding the apparatus
A device includes a display panel configured to display one or more interfaces. The device includes one or more motion sensors. The device includes circuitry...
Microscope control device, image display device, image management server,
in-focus position information...
In one example embodiment, a microscope control device a controller configured to store a plurality of images having different depth positions. In one example...
Microchip and method of producing microchip
A microchip is provided. The microchip (A) includes a substrate structure including a fluid channel (2) configured to contain a sample solution, wherein the...
Communication device, communication control method, and communication
Provided is a communication device including a communication control unit that inserts, into a destination field of a data packet, intermediate node designation...
Transmission power determination method, communication device and program
There is provided a method for determining an acceptable transmission power for a second communication service making secondary usage of a spectrum assigned to...
Customizing the display of information by parsing descriptive closed
The display of information supplied from a remote source is customized. Profile data identifying user preferences or display characteristics associated with a...