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US-9,161,035 Flexible band offset mode in sample adaptive offset in HEVC
A Flexible Band Offset (FBO) apparatus and method of performing Sample Adaptive Offset (SAO) filtering within encoders and decoders, such as according to the...
US-9,161,015 Image processing apparatus and method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes an image obtaining unit configured to obtain a plurality of images, which are images of the same subject captured from...
US-9,161,010 System and method for generating robust depth maps utilizing a multi-resolution procedure
A system and method for generating robust depth maps includes a depth estimator that creates a depth map pyramid structure that includes a plurality of depth...
US-9,160,959 Transmission device, transmission method, reception device, reception method, and transmission/reception system
High-quality content reproduction is to be realized. A transmission clock is supplied from a sink (repeater) device to a source device via a clock signal line....
US-9,160,955 Solid-state imaging device and camera
A solid-state imaging device which includes a plurality of pixels in an arrangement, each of the pixels including a photoelectric conversion element, pixel...
US-9,160,954 Solid-state imaging element, method of driving the same, and camera system
Provided is a solid-state imaging element including pixel signal read lines, and a pixel signal reading unit for reading pixel signals from a pixel unit via the...
US-9,160,943 Imaging apparatus, imaging method, and program
There is provided an imaging apparatus including a correction section configured to amplify an addition pixel value, which is a value obtained by adding results...
US-9,160,940 Signal processing device and method, imaging device and solid state imaging element
A signal processing device includes a control unit that suspends supplying of a signal to an A/D conversion unit which performs A/D conversion, during an A/D...
US-9,160,921 Portable electronic equipment with automatic control to keep display turned on and method
Apparatus and method provide a hold on function in a mobile phone or other portable electronic equipment keeps the display thereof turned on in spite of a...
US-9,160,818 Communication system and its method and communication apparatus and its method
This invention relates to a communication system including a first apparatus having a first storage medium, and a second apparatus for transmitting data to the...
US-9,160,720 Digital rights management of streaming contents and services
Managing digital rights of contents and services streamed to a client device, including: receiving and validating a certificate from the client device; enabling...
US-9,160,413 Transmitter, communications system and method for transmitting data signals
A transmitter for transmitting data signals to at least one communications device over a wired network on a plurality of carriers is provided, wherein the...
US-9,160,394 Data reproduction circuit and data transmission device
Disclosed herein is a data reproduction circuit including: a comparator configured to compare input data resulting from capacitive coupling with a comparison...
US-9,160,319 DA converter, solid-state imaging device, driving method of solid-state imaging device, and electronic...
Disclosed is a digital-analog converter including a current generation section, a current source transistor bias voltage keeping section, a cascade transistor...
US-9,160,180 Charging apparatus for charging a secondary battery with a wireless feeding method
A charging apparatus including a mounting portion on which a plurality of information processing apparatuses are mounted, a power transmission unit that...
US-9,159,962 Battery, method of manufacturing battery, battery pack, electronic device, electric vehicle, capacitive storage...
A battery including cladding members in which a metal layer, an external resin layer, an inner resin are laminated; an electrode body which includes a positive...
US-9,159,911 Memory element and memory device
There are provided a memory element and a memory device in which the state of erasing remains stable by deactivation of a localized site(s) formed inside of a...
US-9,159,855 Solid-state imaging device with channel stop region with multiple impurity regions in depth direction
Channel stop sections formed by multiple times of impurity ion implanting processes. Four-layer impurity regions are formed across the depth of a semiconductor...
US-9,159,766 Solid-state image pick-up device and manufacturing method thereof, image-pickup apparatus, semiconductor device...
A solid-state image pick-up device is provided which includes a semiconductor substrate main body which has an element forming layer and a gettering layer...
US-9,159,764 Solid-state imaging device and method of manufacturing the same
A solid-state imaging device with a semiconductor substrate; a pixel formation region in the substrate and including a pixel made of a photoelectric conversion...
US-9,159,763 Solid state imaging device having a charge accumulation capacitor section
A solid-state imaging device includes a plurality of pixels, each of which includes a photoelectric converter section formed on a first substrate to generate...
US-9,159,760 Solid-state imaging device with layered microlenses and method for manufacturing same
A solid-state imaging device with microlenses having a first lens layer and a second lens layer, the second lens layer being formed at least at a periphery of...
US-9,159,712 Light emitting device-light receiving device assembly, and manufacturing method thereof
A light emitting device-light receiving device assembly includes: a mount substrate having first and second surfaces, and including a first base as a raised...
US-9,159,370 Distributing media using a portable digital device compatible with optical drive devices
A media distribution system is provided in which a primary means of transport for digital media is through a device with housing shaped as an optical disc and...
US-9,159,334 Voice processing device and method, and program
A voice processing device includes a voice pitch converting unit that performs a voice pitch converting process with respect to an input voice signal and...
US-9,159,313 Playback control apparatus, playback control method, and medium for playing a program including segments...
A playback control apparatus includes a playback controller configured to control playback of first content and second content. The first content is to output...
US-9,159,273 Display device and display method
Disclosed herein is a display device including: a liquid crystal display section adapted to display an image based on a video signal; a backlight; and a...
US-9,159,262 Display apparatus
A display apparatus includes pixels arranged in a two-dimensional matrix pattern, each of which including a light-emitting unit and a drive circuit that drives...
US-9,159,165 Position-dependent gaming, 3-D controller, and handheld as a remote
Methods and systems for using a position of a mobile device with an integrated display as an input to a video game or other presentation are presented....
US-9,158,964 Object recognizing apparatus and method
An object recognizing apparatus and method are provided. The apparatus may include: a viewing direction estimating device configured for respectively estimating...
US-9,158,939 Security chip, program, information processing apparatus, and information processing system
There is provided a security chip having a tamper-resistant feature, including an acquisition part configured to acquire specific information transmitted by a...
US-9,158,598 Apparatus, method, program and system for processing information utilizing a multi-platform capable of managing...
There is provided an information processing apparatus, including a multi-platform capable of managing a plurality of applications, and an operating system which...
US-9,158,449 Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and program
Provided is an information processing apparatus including a transmission processing unit (106) that performs near-field one-to-one communication with a first...
US-9,158,095 Optical unit and imaging apparatus
An optical unit and an imaging apparatus including the optical unit. The optical unit includes a first lens group, a second lens group, and a third lens group,...
US-9,157,794 Imaging device and imaging method having saturation determination for an illuminance calculation
An imaging device includes an exposure control unit, a determination unit, and an illuminance calculation unit. The exposure control unit is configured to...
US-9,157,337 Power receiving device, control method of power receiving device, and power feeding system
A power receiving device including: a power receiving coil configured to receive power when a power feeding device supplies the power via a magnetic field; an...
US-9,157,115 Aptamer sensor device
The present invention relates to aptazyme sensor devices comprising, in addition to the aptamer, ribozyme and communication components, a competitive inhibitory...
US-9,155,970 Information processing apparatus and information processing system
An application execution unit executes a game program. A play item acquisition processing unit generates item acquisition information by using an item ID...
US-9,155,969 Video game competition notifications
Methods and systems are described for automatically sending a popup or other message to another person's electronic device upon finishing a predetermined goal...
US-9,155,962 System and method for compressing video by allocating bits to image tiles based on detected intraframe motion...
A system and method are described below for encoding interactive low-latency video using interframe coding. For example, one embodiment of a...
US-9,155,524 Physiologically active substance collecting device and biological information acquisition method
A physiologically active substance collecting device, includes: a collecting section brought into contact with a body surface of a living organism to acquire a...
US-D740,885 Portable information terminal
US-RE45,756 Method and apparatus for serving data
VPI/VCI of an ATM cell is translated into an internal ID by distribute VPI/VCI entries into sections in a table according to a portion of each VPI/VCI entry. A...
US-9,154,999 Wireless communication apparatus, communication system, and information processing method
A wireless communication apparatus includes: a communication control unit performing a connection rights reservation request for wirelessly connecting to a...
US-9,154,935 Wireless home mesh network bridging adaptor
A network bridging adaptor and method for enabling nodes to access a multi-tier wireless home mesh network is described. The network bridging adaptor is adapted...
US-9,154,840 Reception apparatus, reception method, transmission apparatus, and transmission method
Enable appropriate caching of application programs executed in coordination with AV content. The cache memory temporarily stores a coordinated application that...
US-9,154,833 Information processing apparatus, data management method, and program
[Object] To realize processing for switching a reproduction state from broadcast data to network data and resuming the reproduction of the original broadcast...
US-9,154,831 Transmission device and reception device
An external device may recognize, in the case of including a communication unit that executes communication via a communication path made up of a pair of...
US-9,154,823 Advertisement selecting apparatus, advertisement selecting method and storage medium
An advertisement selecting system is disclosed providing, when selecting advertisements to be exposed to subscribers over the Internet, exposure control...
US-9,154,763 System and method for reducing artifacts caused by view-dependent lighting components
Systems and methods are provided for resolving artifacts in view-dependent components. The system and method apply a different stereo camera pair to...
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