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Computer graphics processing, operator interface processing, and selective visual display systems

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09/04/2014 > 100 patent applications in 45 patent subcategories.

20140247196 - Methods and systems for displaying content on multiple network devices with a simple command: A method for displaying content displayed on one or more first devices on a second device is provided. The method includes receiving a request to display content currently displayed on a first device on a second device, the request including a gesture made on a screen of the first device,... Agent: Ebay Inc.

20140247197 - Wifi remote displays: A wireless peripheral mode is provided by a host system that communicates to a WiFi infrastructure and, utilizing the same WiFi RF subsystem, also communicates to peripherals. The host system may employ additional RF channels for communicating with high bandwidth peripherals, such as display devices, where high levels of QoS... Agent:

20140247198 - Dual-screen display and display method: A dual-screen display and a display method. The dual-screen display comprises: a display unit, a control unit and controllable light-transmitting bodies. Each display unit comprises at least three sub-pixel units. The controllable light-transmitting bodies are distributed on an upper surface and a lower surface of the sub-pixel units. The control... Agent:

20140247199 - Providing augmented reality based on third party information: An apparatus and method for providing augmented or mixed reality environments based on other user or third party information, such as from a profile, is disclosed. Also, an apparatus and method for providing a transparent display device with adaptive transparency is disclosed. The transparent display device with adaptive transparency may... Agent: Hj Laboratories, LLC

20140247201 - Display panel and panel inspection apparatus: Disclosed herein is a display panel based on active matrix driving having a display area made up of N pixel control lines, M video signal lines orthogonally intersecting the N pixel control lines, and pixel circuits arranged at intersections between the N pixel control lines and M video signal lines,... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140247200 - Display, display drive method, method of manufacturing display, and electronic apparatus: A display unit includes a plurality of display function layers provided in a stacking direction, and each including a plurality of pixel circuits. A pixel circuit group configured by predetermined number of the pixel circuits configures a single display pixel, and the predetermined number of the pixel circuits spans the... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140247202 - Level conversion circuit, multi-value output differential amplifier, and display unit: A level conversion circuit includes: a multi-value output differential amplifier circuit including an inverting input section, an output section, and two or more non-inverting input sections; and an offset cancelling circuit configured to store, on each of a plurality of capacitors, an offset voltage that arises on each of the... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140247204 - Pixel circuit, display device, and method of driving pixel circuit: A pixel circuit, display device, and method of driving a pixel circuit enabling source-follower output with no deterioration of luminance even with a change of the current-voltage characteristic of the light emitting element along with elapse, enabling a source-follower circuit of n-channel transistors, and able to use an n-channel transistor... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140247203 - Semi-transmissive liquid crystal display device: In a liquid crystal panel, a reflective pixel electrode and a transmissive pixel electrode in a unit pixel are supplied with an image signal output from a data line drive circuit, the two mutually different scanning signals output from a scanning line drive circuit, and common signals output from a... Agent: Nlt Technologies, Ltd.

20140247205 - Inverter for liquid crystal display: An inverter of driving a light source for a display device is provided. The inverter includes a temperature sensor sensing a temperature and generating an output voltage based on the sensed temperature, a buffer generating an output signal having a state depending on the output voltage of the temperature sensor,... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

20140247206 - Adaptive sensor sampling for power efficient context aware inferences: Disclosed is a system, apparatus, computer readable storage medium, and method to perform a context inference for a mobile device. In one embodiment, a data processing system includes a processor and a storage device configurable to store instructions to perform a context inference for the data processing system. Data may... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20140247207 - Causing specific location of an object provided to a device: Techniques for causing a specific location of an object provided to a shared device. These techniques may include connecting the computing device with an individual device. The individual device may transmit the object to the shared device and displayed at an initial object position on a display of the shared... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140247212 - Gesture recognition techniques: In one or more implementations, a static geometry model is generated, from one or more images of a physical environment captured using a camera, using one or more static objects to model corresponding one or more objects in the physical environment. Interaction of a dynamic object with at least one... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140247211 - Image display apparatus: An image display apparatus capable of ensuring a wide view range is provided. The image display apparatus includes: an image display panel; a backlight located on a back surface side of the image display panel; prisms located between the image display panel and the backlight and configured to deflect incident... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20140247208 - Invoking and waking a computing device from stand-by mode based on gaze detection: Waking a computing device from a stand-by mode may include determining a wake zone relative to a display device and, when the computing device is in stand-by mode, detecting a gaze point relative to the display device. In response to determining that the gaze point is within the wake zone,... Agent: Tobii Technology Ab

20140247209 - Method, system, and apparatus for image projection: A projection system includes: a projecting unit that projects an image; a recognition unit that recognizes an instruction action performed by a target person toward an image projected by the projecting unit and a target object based on detection information obtained by a detection apparatus; a determination unit that determines... Agent:

20140247210 - Zonal gaze driven interaction: A computer system can be controlled with non-contact inputs through zonal control. In an embodiment, a non-contact input that is an eye-tracking device is used to track the gaze of a user. A computer's display, and beyond, can be separated into a number of discrete zones according to a configuration.... Agent: Tobii Technology Ab

20140247213 - Cursor-control devices and methods thereof: A cursor-control device is provided for an electrical device having a display unit. The cursor-control device includes a button, an image-capture unit and a processing unit. The image-capture unit obtains a screen from the display unit. The processing unit determines cursor coordinates according to the screen, detects the number of... Agent: Delta Electronics, Inc.

20140247214 - Handheld pointer device and tilt angle adjustment method thereof: An exemplary embodiment of the present disclosure provides a handheld pointer device and a tilt angle adjustment method thereof. The tilt angle adjustment method includes the following steps. Images corresponding to the position of a reference point are captured as the handheld pointer device pointing toward the reference point to... Agent: Pixart Imaging Inc.

20140247215 - Delay warp gaze interaction: A computer system can be controlled with non-contact inputs, such as eye-tracking devices. A visual indicator can be presented on a display to indicate the location where a computer function will take place (e.g., a common cursor). The visual indicator can be moved to a gaze target in response to... Agent: Tobii Technology Ab

20140247216 - Trigger and control method and system of human-computer interaction operation command and laser emission device: Disclosed are a trigger and control method and system of a human-computer interaction operation command and an associated laser emission device, the method comprising: utilizing a camera device to shoot a display area outputted by an image output device; determining the coordinate mapping transformation relationship between the shot display area... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

20140247217 - Computer and mouse cursor control method: A mouse cursor control method, applied in a computer, includes receiving a first pressing gesture and a second pressing gesture, when the first pressing gesture maintains and recognizes the first pressing gesture and the second pressing gesture as a function of a left mouse button or a right mouse button... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20140247221 - Adaptive virtual keyboard for handheld device: In various embodiments, the size, shape, and arrangement of keys on a virtual keyboard may be determined based on touchscreen contacts made by the user. Further, the actual contact patch made by the user may be analyzed to interpret which point of contact was intended, and other factors such as... Agent:

20140247222 - Adaptive virtual keyboard for handheld device: In various embodiments, the size, shape, and arrangement of keys on a virtual keyboard may be determined based on touchscreen contacts made by the user. Further, the actual contact patch made by the user may be analyzed to interpret which point of contact was intended, and other factors such as... Agent:

20140247220 - Electronic apparatus having software keyboard function and method of controlling electronic apparatus having software keyboard function: This electronic apparatus having a software keyboard function includes a detection portion capable of detecting a key input position of an input operation performed by the user and a control portion performing control of changing a key determination range on the basis of at least either a correction operation performed... Agent: Funai Electric Co., Ltd.

20140247223 - Electronic apparatus, input control program, and input control method: According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a touch panel, a display, a key detection module, a keyboard display module and a transmission module. The key detection module is configured to detect a touch and a release of a key of a software keyboard, based on touch detection on... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20140247219 - Input device with a display configured for dynamic display of key labels: According to the present invention there is provided an input device (100) comprising a plurality of keys, at least one detection structure (107), and at least one display (104), wherein: each of the plurality of keys have a depressible key cap (101) with an at least semi-transparent top surface, the... Agent: Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

20140247218 - Modifying key size on a touch screen based on fingertip location: An approach for modifying a size of a key on a keyboard displayed on a touch screen is presented. A fingertip of a user is determined to be aligned with the key or touch screen, and in response, the size of the key is enlarged by a first enlargement amount.... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140247225 - Handheld electronic device with text disambiguation: A handheld electronic device includes a reduced QWERTY keyboard and is enabled with disambiguation software. The device provides output in the form of a default output and a number of variants. The output is based largely upon the frequency, i.e., the likelihood that a user intended a particular output, but... Agent: Blackberry Limited

20140247224 - Method and apparatus for inputting characters: A method and apparatus for inputting characters in a terminal are provided. The method includes receiving a first key input through a key input unit; storing at least one character corresponding to the first key input; displaying the stored at least one character in a first display area; removing the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140247230 - Detection of type of object used to provide a touch contact input: Determining a touch contact object type is disclosed. A signal detected due to a touch input object contacting a touch input surface is received. At least a portion of the received signal is compared with one or more signatures of one or more touch input object types. A type of... Agent:

20140247229 - Double unlocking apparatus of a portable device equipped with an expandable display and controlling method thereof: According to one embodiment disclosed to achieve the aforementioned object, the present specification provides a method of controlling a portable device including the steps of if the portable device is a first mode to lock the portable device, detecting an unlocking triggering signal, if the unlocking triggering signal is detected,... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20140247227 - Haptic device with linear resonant actuator: A haptic output device including an actuator configured to generate a haptic effect, and a processor configured to communicate a driving signal to the actuator and to communicate a braking signal to the actuator before or at the same time the driving signal is terminated to generate the haptic effect.... Agent: Immersion Corporation

20140247233 - Information processing apparatus, display control method, and computer program product: An information processing apparatus, method and computer program product are described. At least the apparatus includes comprising a display control device that controls a display of a lock release screen that has displayed thereon a manipulation object and a target object. A manipulation detection device detects a lock release manipulation... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140247234 - Luminescence shock avoidance in display devices: A luminescence shock avoidance algorithm selectively limits the brightness level of a display device when the display device is activated in a dark environment to prevent the temporary vision impairment that can occur when a display device is activated in a dark environment. The algorithm receives the state of the... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140247236 - Method of acquiring data from a matrix touch sensor, in particular for a touch screen: A method of acquiring data of a matrix touch sensor including a matrix array of cells arranged according to a set of rows and columns, the method including: activating the cells arranged according to a column of at least one subset of columns of the matrix touch sensor; taking an... Agent: Stantum

20140247235 - Mobile communication terminal case and tablet pc case: The present invention relates to a mobile communication terminal case capable of accurately measuring the position of an electronic pen tip. The mobile communication terminal case comprises: a main body unit arranged at an outer surface of the mobile communication terminal such that a touch screen of an electronic device... Agent:

20140247228 - System and method of determining stylus location on touch-sensitive display: An electronic device includes a touch-sensitive display including a plurality of touch sensors configured to detect touches on the touch-sensitive display. The touch sensors include a plurality of touch sensor jumpers that are spaced apart in the touch-sensitive display. The touch-sensor jumpers include attributes to facilitate identification of a location... Agent:

20140247226 - Touch device and method for fabricating thereof: The present disclosure relates to touch technology, and more particularly to a touch device and a method of fabricating the same. The disclosure provides a touch device comprising a protective cover having a sensing area and a peripheral area surrounding the sensing area; a first decoration layer disposed on the... Agent:

20140247231 - Touch panel and method of forming the same: A touch panel comprises a plurality of basic sensing-units arranged in a matrix. The basic sensing-unit comprises a pressure-sensing transistor and a selection transistor. The pressure-sensing transistor comprises a first terminal, a second terminal, a gate electrode, a mask layer, a channel connecting the first and second terminals, a dielectric... Agent: Chung Hua University

20140247232 - Two step gaze interaction: A computer system can be controlled with non-contact inputs, such as eye-tracking devices. A computer can enlarge a portion of a display adjacent a first gaze target in response to detecting a first action (e.g., pressing a touchpad). The computer can then allow a user to position a second gaze... Agent: Tobii Technology Ab

20140247244 - Capacitive touch screen and control method thereof: A capacitive touch screen includes a plurality of touch sensing electrodes and a touch controller. Each of the plurality of touch sensing electrodes includes at least one driving area and at least one receiving area. The at least one driving area and the at least one receiving area are located... Agent: Novatek Microelectronics Corp.

20140247239 - Display integrated pressure sensor: A touch sensitive device that can detect the amount of pressure being applied to a touch screen from a user or other external object is provided. A spacer of the touch screen can be coated with a layer of conductive material and the change in capacitance between the spacer and... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140247247 - Display with dual-function capacitive elements: A touch screen including display pixels with capacitive elements is provided. The touch screen includes first common voltage lines connecting capacitive elements in adjacent display pixels, and a second common voltage line connecting first common voltage lines. Groups of pixels can be formed as electrically separated regions by including breaks... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140247237 - Finger expressions for touch screens: A system and method for haptic feedback includes: sensing touch input in at least one area of a touch surface; determining quantitative features of the touch input; determining temporal features of the touch input; and generating a command represented by the quantitative and temporal features of the touch input, said... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.

20140247245 - Method for triggering button on the keyboard: A method for triggering button is disclosed, which includes receiving a pressing signal that allows the keyboard to obtain a location information and a plurality of reference according to the pressing signal. A variation is calculated by the plurality of reference values and a button state is obtained according to... Agent:

20140247248 - Methods and apparatus for capacitive sensing: The present disclosure addresses methods and apparatus facilitating capacitive sensing using a conductive surface, and facilitating the sensing of proximity to the conductive surface. The sensed proximity will often be that of a user but can be another source of a reference voltage potential. In some examples, the described systems... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140247240 - Providing multi-dimensional haptic touch screen interaction: A method, system, and one or more computer-readable storage media for providing multi-dimensional haptic touch screen interaction are provided herein. The method includes detecting a force applied to a touch screen by an object and determining a magnitude, direction, and location of the force. The method also includes determining a... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140247243 - Signal processing circuit of a touch screen: A signal processing circuit of a touch screen panel is provided. A signal processing circuit can include a plurality of driving lines and sensing lines intersecting on the touch screen panel, a plurality of sensing channels connected to the sensing lines respectively and configured to detect whether a touch is... Agent: Dongbu Hitek Co., Ltd.

20140247241 - Signal processing circuit of touch screen: A signal processing circuit of a touch screen is provided. The signal processing circuit can include driving and sensing lines arranged to interact with one another in a touch screen panel, power sources supplying power to each of the driving lines, and sensing channels detecting touch by sensing a mutual... Agent: Dongbu Hitek Co., Ltd.

20140247238 - System and method for dual mode stylus detection: A system and method for improved accuracy in the detection of a stylus on a touch sensitive surface of an electronic device, such as a tablet. A dual method of detection is employed including electromagnetic induction detection of the stylus as it is in the vicinity of the screen of... Agent: Barnesandnoble.com LLC

20140247246 - Tactile to touch input device: An interface is provided for a device having a touch screen such as a smart phone or tablet computer that extends the touch screen input to areas outside the touch screen area. The interface has a housing which attaches to the device. One or more input controls are mounted on... Agent:

20140247242 - Touch screen panel: A touch screen panel and a method of manufacturing the same are provided. A touch screen panel can include a substrate, driving lines on the substrate, sensing patterns on the substrate, and a dielectric on the substrate and the driving lines. Sensing lines can be disposed on the dielectric and... Agent: Dongbu Hitek Co., Ltd.

20140247249 - Touch sensitive display devices: Some embodiments of the present invention provide touch sensitive image display devices including: an image projector to project a displayed image onto a surface; a touch sensor light source to project a plane of light above the displayed image; a camera to capture a touch sense image from light scattered... Agent:

20140247250 - Detection of a number of touch contacts of a multi-touch input: Determining touch contact locations is disclosed. A signal that has been disturbed by touch contacts of a touch input on a surface is received. The received signal is transformed to determine a spatial domain signal. The spatial domain signal is compared with an expected signal associated with potential locations of... Agent:

20140247251 - Techniques and apparatus for managing touch interface: An apparatus may comprise a touch-sensitive user interface, a processor circuit; and a personalized touch event filter that includes a touch trainer module for execution on the processor circuit to generate a user touch profile based upon user touch input received at the touch-sensitive user interface, and a revising plug-in... Agent:

20140247253 - Display driver integrated circuit: A display driver integrated circuit includes a memory unit configured to store image data received from an external host, an image processing chain unit configured to perform image processing on the image data, a data driver configured to control data lines of a display panel based on the image data,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140247252 - Flexible display device and method and apparatus for controlling the same: A flexible display device and a method and apparatus for controlling the same. An apparatus for controlling a display device includes the display device formed of a foldable material and folded along at least two parallel virtual folding lines, and a control unit for controlling a display of the display... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

20140247255 - Method for operating a control device for a display in a motor vehicle and correspondingly functioning control device: A control device for a display is embodied for determining display data for at least one display element. The display is arranged in a vehicle and is embodied for visually signaling the specific display element as a function of the display data determined by the control device for that specific... Agent: Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft

20140247254 - Semiconductor device and driving method thereof: A semiconductor device having a novel data input and output panel with high definition is provided. A method for driving the semiconductor device having the novel data input and output panel with high definition is provided. The data input and output panel includes, over a substrate, proximity sensors, signal lines... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.

20140247256 - Display system and electrical appliance: A display system in which the luminance of light-emitting elements in a light-emitting device is adjusted based on information on an environment. A sensor obtains information on an environment as an electrical signal. A CPU converts, based on comparison data set in advance, the information signal into a correction signal... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.

20140247257 - Method of data dependent pre-charging for a source driver of an lcd: A method of data dependent pre-charging for a source driver of a liquid crystal display (LCD) is disclosed. Pre-charging is dynamically performed among plural pre-charging schemes according to pixel data corresponding to required output voltage levels to be outputted from channels of the source driver.... Agent: Himax Technologies Limited

20140247258 - Driving device of image display medium, image display apparatus, and non-transitory computer-readable medium storing driving program: A driving device of an image display medium includes an electric field applying unit that applies an electric field between a pair of substrates of an image display medium including first particles of which a first start voltage and a first end voltage vary depending on a variation in external... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20140247259 - Liquid crystal display device, and drive method for liquid crystal panel: In a case where two-lines simultaneous writing is carried out in a CS control pixel-division-type liquid crystal panel including: a first scanning signal line and a second scanning signal lines (G2, G3) which are adjacent to each other; a third scanning signal line (G49) which is not adjacent to the... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20140247260 - Biomechanics sequential analyzer: A method for generating a graphical output depicting three-dimensional models includes generating first and second orientation triangles with reference to locations on a first element of first and second three-dimensional (3D) models of an object, respectively. The method further includes generating a graphical display of the oriented second 3D model... Agent: Indiana University Research & Technology Corporation

20140247262 - Head-up display having a plurality of projection planes: A head-up display in a motor vehicle has an imaging unit that generates images, and an optical device. The optical device projects the images into at least two projection surfaces, which in each case have a different distance from the eye of an observer.... Agent:

20140247261 - Situational awareness for teleoperation of a remote vehicle: A method for improving situational awareness for teleoperation of a remote vehicle by creating a 3D map display of an area around the remote vehicle comprises: receiving an original image from a stereo vision camera and utilizing the original image to perform visual odometry to determine the x, y, z,... Agent: Irobot Corporation

20140247263 - Steerable display system: A steerable display system includes a projector and a projector steering mechanism that selectively changes a projection direction of the projector. An aiming controller causes the projector steering mechanism to aim the projector at a target location of a physical environment. An image controller supplies the aimed projector with information... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140247264 - Method and arrangement for 3d image production: An image is produced of a target region from tomographic measurements through statistical inversion. The target region is mapped with a grid of voxels. Unknowns in the voxels are the components of a vector-valued variable. A next version of the vector-valued variable is repeatedly generated by drawing for each component... Agent: Eigenor Oy

20140247265 - Adjusting horizontal and vertical shading in 3-d rendering: Rendering a stereoscopic image of a 3-D environment, including: tracing a path of ray from a camera to a light source for every pixel in a view window; determining shading of all pixels in the view window; and adjusting the shading for all pixels to show horizontal displacement but substantially... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140247266 - System and method for displaying secondary content on a display device: A display apparatus includes a display screen having a height and a width, a main content controller for providing a main content to the display screen for display, and a secondary content controller configured to cause a secondary content to be displayed on the display screen without obscuring any portion... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140247267 - Visualization of parallel co-ordinates: Parallel co-ordinates associated with a business scenario represent underlying data of the business scenario. Based upon associated categorical variables, the parallel co-ordinates are divided into a plurality of segments. Each segment includes a pair of continuous variables represented as a pair of axes of the parallel co-ordinates. The pairs of... Agent:

20140247268 - Particle based visualizations of abstract information: Multivariate data that includes data records may be obtained, each of the data records represented as data values of data attribute variables. A cardinality of the data records is substantially large. A display layout template representing a collectivized visualization of dataset points is obtained, the collectivized visualization logically associated with... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140247269 - High density, low loss 3-d through-glass inductor with magnetic core: This disclosure provides systems, methods and apparatus for three-dimensional (3-D) through-glass via inductors. In one aspect, the through-glass via inductor includes a glass substrate with a first cavity, a second cavity, and at least two through-glass vias. The through-glass vias include metal bars that are connected by a metal trace.... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.

20140247270 - Switching video streams for a display without a visible interruption: The disclosed embodiments provide a system that facilitates driving a display in a computer system. During operation, the system receives an input video stream from a graphics source, wherein the input video stream comprises a sequence of video frames. Next, the system directs the input video stream through a set... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140247271 - Data visualization: Aspects of the subject matter described herein relate to data visualization. In aspects, a caller sends a request to draw a set of shapes that have a shape type common among the shapes. The request may be for a static drawing or 1 of N animation frames. If the device... Agent:

20140247272 - Image processing apparatus, method and computer program product: An information processing apparatus, method and computer program product identify a local region of an image, and changes the content of the local region into one of other image data and text. A special process is performed on the local image data of the local region that changes the local... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140247273 - Reducing visual crowding, increasing attention and improving visual span: Methods, systems, and apparatuses, including computer programs encoded on computer readable media, for modifying displayed text in a gaze-contingent way to reduce crowding, thus increasing the observer's visual span, and thus increasing the observer's reading rate. The trick is to introduce only a few differences between characters (not enough to... Agent:

20140247274 - Display apparatus: A display apparatus includes: a signal receiving section which is configured to receive a biological signal; a displaying section which is configured to display at least one index corresponding to the biological signal; and a display controlling section which is configured to change a color of the index in accordance... Agent: Nihon Kohden Corporation

20140247275 - Information processing method and electronic device: An information processing method and an electronic device are provided. First image information of the first projection plane is collected by an image collection unit at a first time; a set of color information of the first projection plane in the first image information which indicates color of the first... Agent: Lenovo (beijing) Co., Ltd.

20140247276 - Point relocation for digital ink curve moderation: With some splines, such as cardinal splines, irregularly spaced data points may cause undesired bumps. Bump moderation makes a spline curve more visually appealing by reducing bumps, and by doing so even if the curve happens to be already smooth in a mathematical sense. Data points P1, P2, and P3... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140247277 - Foveated image rendering: A method and system for foveated image rendering are provided herein. The method includes tracking a gaze point of a user on a display device and generating a specified number of eccentricity layers based on the gaze point of the user. The method also includes antialiasing the eccentricity layers to... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140247282 - Apparatus and associated methods: based on a received free-space user gesture associated with a real-world geographic location where the gesture was performed, provide for the making of an annotation to a map, the annotation being based on said user gesture and positioned at an annotation point in the map derived from said real-world geographic... Agent:

20140247278 - Barcode visualization in augmented reality: Disclosed herein is an improved method for providing content associated with barcodes in augmented reality in addition or in combination with providing content associated with target objects in augmented reality. The improved method advantageously provides a augmented reality client that a user may use to view the respective content associated... Agent: Layar B.v.

20140247281 - Dynamic augmented reality vision systems: Imaging systems which include an augmented reality feature are provided with automated means to throttle or excite the augmented reality generator. Compound images are presented whereby an optically captured image is over late with a pewter generated image portion to form the complete augmented image for presentation to a user.... Agent: Geovector Corp.

20140247280 - Federated mobile device positioning: A user interface enables a user to calibrate the position of a three dimensional model with a real-world environment represented by that model. Using a device's sensor suite, the device's location and orientation is determined. A video image of the device's environment is displayed on the device's display. The device... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140247279 - Registration between actual mobile device position and environmental model: A user interface enables a user to calibrate the position of a three dimensional model with a real-world environment represented by that model. Using a device's sensor, the device's location and orientation is determined. A video image of the device's environment is displayed on the device's display. The device overlays... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140247283 - Unifying augmented reality and big data: Embodiments of the present invention relate to unifying augmented reality technology and big data. An interactive operation element may be defined. The interactive operation element is associated with an event and a location on an augmented reality (AR) screen. An action may be performed based on the event using a... Agent: Inha Industry Partnership Institute

20140247284 - Method and system of defining a region of interest on medical scan images: A method, medical imaging workstation (1000) and hybrid medical imaging scanner (1100) are provided for defining a region of interest (RoI) for display on at least two medical scan images. When displaying a first medical scan image (740), input data defining a RoI on the image is captured, and stored... Agent:

20140247285 - Image display system, information processing device, server, and image processing method: Links are set among three hierarchical data 170, 172, and 174 and one moving image data 182. When a display area overlaps with a link area 176 while an image is being displayed by using the hierarchical data 170, switching to display by use of the 0-th hierarchical level of... Agent:

20140247286 - Active stabilization for heads-up displays: Methods and systems for active stabilization for heads-up displays are described. A wearable computing device may include a head-mounted display (HMD) with an eye-tracking system. The wearable computing device may generate a display of content at a given location in a display area of the HMD. A user may be... Agent: Google Inc.

20140247287 - Image processing device, projector, and image processing method: An image processing device adapted to correct a keystone distortion of an image projected on a region where a first plane and a second plane intersect with each other at a predetermined angle includes a transformation section adapted to calculate a first coordinate to be referred to in a first... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20140247288 - Content adaptive power magnement of projector systems: Content adaptive power management technologies of projector systems are described. One method analyzes image data to be displayed by a projector system. A projector brightness of a light source of the projector system is adjusted based on the analyzed image data. The pixel values of the image data input into... Agent:

20140247290 - Control apparatus, electro-optical apparatus, electronic device, and control method: In order to achieve a desired gray level in an optical state of a bi-stable display element, voltage application is carried out so that the gray level follows a predetermined gray level change loop through a erasing period, a reset period, and a write period.... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20140247293 - Display device and manufacturing method thereof: Provided are a display device that can suppress occurrence of a color breakup as well as occurrence of a false contour, and a control method therefor. In the display device, a plurality of sub-frame periods forming one frame period are divided into a first group to which sub-frame periods with... Agent: Pixtronix, Inc.

20140247289 - Display device and processing method of image signal: An image processing method includes: receiving an input image signal (IIS); doubling the IIS into frames; determining a TGM mode to control an order in which gamma curves (GC) are to be applied to the doubled IIS, the GCs including first and second GCs; applying the GCs to the doubled... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

20140247291 - Display driver: In a display driver, a first backlight control unit using a histogram and a second backlight control unit using an optical sensor can be used in combination. The display driver includes a PWM generating unit setting a control signal value consisting of a product of a luminance rate of X... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation

20140247292 - Display panel driving method, display apparatus, display panel driving apparatus and electronic apparatus: In the present invention, there is provided a display panel driving method of the type wherein the total light emitting period length within a one-field period is controlled to variably control the peak luminance level of a display panel, the driving method including a step of variably controlling, where the... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140247294 - Method and device for controlling power of active matrix organic light-emitting diode: A method and device for controlling power of an active matrix organic light-emitting diode are provided. The method for controlling power of an active matrix organic light-emitting diode includes: calculating a frame data rate, which is a ratio of a light emitting pixel quantity representing a specific color in an... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140247295 - Redundant operation of a backlight unit of a display device under open circuit or short circuit led string conditions and including dynamic phase shifting between led strings: Disclosed embodiments relate to techniques for operating a backlight unit of a display device in a redundant mode and a non-redundant mode in the event of an open circuit condition or short string condition. For instance, in a redundant mode, multiple LED strings are driven to provide a first quantity... Agent: Apple Inc.

  
08/28/2014 > 183 patent applications in 57 patent subcategories.

20140240198 - Method, apparatus and electronic device for interface invoking: A method, device and electronic device for interface invoking are disclosed according to the embodiments of the invention. The method is applicable in a first electronic device having at least a display unit, and includes: judging whether a distance between the first electronic device and a second electronic device is... Agent: Lenovo (beijing) Co., Ltd.

20140240199 - Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and program: There is provided an information processing apparatus including a transmission processing section which performs short-range one-to-one communication with a communication partner device, a reception processing section, a received data processing section which acquires information obtained by communication with the communication partner device, a display section which displays the information, and... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140240203 - Devices and methods for providing a distributed manifestation in an environment: The present invention concerns a projection system for providing a distributed manifestation within an environment. The projection system includes a data generator for generating a plurality of data sets of associated state data and spatial coordinate data. The projection system also includes a projector in communication with the data generator... Agent: Eski Inc.

20140240201 - Image display apparatus, image output apparatus, and control methods therefor: There is provided an image display apparatus that configures, together with another image display apparatus, a multi-screen display system. The image display apparatus includes a light emitting unit, an acquiring unit configured to acquire information concerning light emission brightness of the light emitting unit of the image display apparatus and... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20140240202 - Information processing method and apparatus for electronic device: The present invention provides information processing method and apparatus. The method includes detecting, at a first electronic device, whether a first operation for adjusting a first parameter of a first component of the first electronic device is received; generating an adjustment instruction based on the first operation; and executing the... Agent: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd.

20140240200 - Transforming modular display systems and methods of using same: Modular display monitor systems are disclosed that employ a multi-purpose base component that may be used in a first configuration as part of a stand riser assembly for supporting a display monitor component in an upright viewing position with a separate riser component, and that may be used in a... Agent: Dell Products L.p.

20140240204 - Head-up display device for a smart phone: A head-up display device for a smart phone, which includes a satellite positioning module, a short-distance wireless transmission module, a base, a display module, a light sensor, and a semitransparent reflective film, wherein the short-distance wireless transmission is used to receive the related message data sent by the smart phone... Agent: E-lead Electronic Co., Ltd.

20140240205 - Image device with pixel dots with multi-primary colors: An image device including a plurality of pixel groups. Each pixel group includes a plurality of dots arranged in a predetermined identical matrix form, and each pixel group has at least one first color dot, at least one second color dot, at least one third color dot and at least... Agent: Vp Assets Limited

20140240206 - 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 line, a power supply line drive circuit, a high-potential power supply line, and a low-potential power supply line.... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140240207 - Low-power display and corresponding lighting apparatus and methods of operation: A display (201) includes a light guide (314) defining a first major face (501), a second major face (502), and one or more edge surfaces (503,504). One or more light sources (315,316) are disposed along the one or more edge surfaces. A diffuser (313) is disposed adjacent to the first... Agent: Motorola Mobility LLC

20140240208 - Voltage level conversion circuits and display devices including the same: A voltage level conversion circuit includes a voltage switch circuit and a level shift circuit. The voltage switch circuit is configured to sequentially output an intermediate voltage and a conversion voltage in response to a switch signal. The level shift circuit is configured to latch a voltage level corresponding to... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240209 - Shift register, gate driver, and display apparatus: Disclosed is a shift register, a gate driver and a display apparatus. The shift register comprises: a pulling-up transistor (M3), a pulling-down transistor (M10), an output transistor (M12) and a reset unit, and further comprises an output pulling-down unit for discharging the output terminal and connected to a pulling-down node... Agent: Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

20140240211 - Dual particle electrophoretic display and method of manufacturing same: A dual particle electrophoretic display and a method for manufacturing same are disclosed. The display comprises a back substrate and a transparent substrate forming a cavity therebetween. The transparent substrate including one or more cathode electrodes forming a plurality of electronically and selectively addressable pixels; one or more side walls... Agent: Copytele, Inc.

20140240210 - Electrophoretic display and method of driving an electrophoretic display: An electrophoretic display includes a data driving circuit, a plurality of first electrodes, a gate driving circuit, a plurality of second electrodes and an electrophoretic layer. The data driving circuit is used for generating data signals. The first electrodes are used for receiving the data signals transmitted from the data... Agent: Sipix Technology, Inc.

20140240216 - Devices and methods for displaying data in response to detected events: A method and a device is disclosed, whereby the device can be a first electronic device. The first electronic device is adapted to be coupled to a second electronic device. The method comprises at the first electronic device certain steps which can be performed by a processor of the first... Agent:

20140240219 - Display apparatus: A display apparatus and/or the method using the same which provide user interaction are provided. The display apparatus includes: a display body including an image display surface; and a photographing unit including a camera module to photograph a user to sense a user's gesture, and placed in a first position... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240224 - Display method and eletronic device: A display method and an electronic device are described. The display method is applied in an electronic device that includes a display unit and at least one sensing unit. The method includes obtaining first sensing data by a first sensing unit; determining first display information according to the first sensing... Agent: Lenovo (beijing) Co., Ltd.

20140240221 - Electronic apparatus and method: An electronic apparatus and a method are disclosed. The electronic apparatus can be worn on a wrist of a user and can have established a data connection to a remote apparatus. The electronic apparatus includes a first image collecting unit for collecting an image; a storing unit for storing image... Agent: Lenovo (beijing) Co., Ltd.

20140240214 - Glove interface apparatus for computer-based devices: A glove interface apparatus for computer-based devices includes a glove having a plurality of contacts and a thumb contact that together render a completed electrical circuit when the thumb contact touches any of the plurality of contacts. Each of the resulting circuits is configured to present a unique voltage which... Agent:

20140240218 - Head tracking method and device: The invention extends to a tracking device for tracking a position of a moving object such as a human head or eyes, the device comprising a camera, a radiation source radiating electro-magnetic radiation, and a processor for calculating variables indicative of the position of an object relative to the camera,... Agent:

20140240222 - Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and non-transitory computer readable medium: According to one embodiment, a photographing image including a user region is acquired. The user region is detected from the photographing image. The user region in the photographing image is changed so that a user's direction in the user region cannot be decided, and the photographing image in which the... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20140240223 - Method and apparatus for analyzing capacitive emg and imu sensor signals for gesture control: There is disclosed a muscle interface device for use with controllable connected devices. In an embodiment, the muscle interface device comprises a sensor worn on the forearm of a user, and the sensor is adapted to recognize a plurality of gestures made by a user to interact with a controllable... Agent: Thalmic Labs Inc.

20140240220 - Method for controlling operation and electronic device thereof: A method and apparatus for controlling an operation of an electronic device are provided. The method for controlling the operation of the electronic device includes, when an event for controlling an operation of the electronic device using a feature occurs, analyzing images being input from a camera in real-time, determining... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240225 - Method for touchless control of a device: The invention relates to a system and method for computer vision based control of a device which includes, in one embodiment, obtaining a series of images of a field of view, the field of view including a user's hand; identifying a shape of the user's hand in an image from... Agent: Pointgrab Ltd.

20140240213 - Multi-resolution gesture recognition: Systems and methods for detecting and analyzing bodies visible to an input source are disclosed herein. Analysis of detected bodies can be used in gesture recognition. In particular embodiments, detection and recognition of hand and portions thereof, including fingers and portions thereof (e.g., fingertips) can be performed to recognize gestures... Agent: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

20140240227 - System and method for calibrating a tracking object in a vision system: A method for calibrating a tracking object for use in a graphics application program executing on a computer is disclosed. The method includes a step of connecting a vision system to the computer, wherein the vision system is adapted to monitor a visual space. The method further includes a step... Agent: Corel Corporation

20140240215 - System and method for controlling a user interface utility using a vision system: A method for controlling a user interface utility in a graphics application program executing on a computer is disclosed. The method includes a step of connecting a vision system to the computer, wherein the vision system is adapted to monitor a visual space. The method further includes a step of... Agent: Corel Corporation

20140240217 - System comprising an oculometer, method implemented on such a system and corresponding computer program product: The invention relates to a system comprising an oculometer for measuring movements of at least one eye of an operator, wherein it comprises furthermore a display for displaying, for the eye, a frame of at least one point performing a blinking, so that the operator can perform at least one... Agent: Universite Pierre Et Marie Curie (paris 6)

20140240212 - Tracking device tilt calibration using a vision system: A system and method for displaying digital graphics on a computer's display are disclosed. The method includes the steps of connecting a vision system to the computer, wherein the vision system is adapted to monitor a visual space. The method further includes the steps of detecting, by the vision system,... Agent: Corel Corporation

20140240226 - User interface apparatus: A user interface apparatus includes a support structure, a display, a memory, and a processor. The support structure is configured to be supported on the head of a user. The display is supported by the support structure. The memory is supported by the support structure and includes program instructions. The... Agent: Robert Bosch Gmbh

20140240228 - User interface display device: An optical panel having an image-forming function is disposed in parallel with a virtual horizontal plane so that the optical axis thereof is orthogonal to the virtual horizontal plane. A flat panel display is disposed in offset relation below the optical panel such that a display surface of the flat... Agent: Nitto Denko Corporation

20140240230 - Control method for pointer through touchpad: An electronic device includes a touchpad and a display. The touchpad is divided into a central area and a lateral area. The lateral area surrounds the central area. A method for controlling a movement of a pointer across the display includes detecting a slide touch operation in the central area... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20140240229 - Touch control method and touch control apparatus: A computer readable recording media comprising at least one program code recorded thereon, a touch control method is performed when the program code is read and executed. The touch control method comprises the following steps: (a) detecting location data for an object relative to a detecting surface to generate at... Agent:

20140240232 - Automatic cursor rotation: A touch device is configured to display a touch activated cursor on a touch screen. The touch device is configured to automatically rotate the cursor depending on movement of the cursor on the touch screen.... Agent: Acer Incorporated

20140240231 - Processing tracking and recognition data in gestural recognition systems: Systems and methods are described for detecting an event of a source device, and generating at least one data sequence comprising device event data specifying the event and state information of the event. The device event data and state information are type-specific data having a type corresponding to an application... Agent: Oblong Industries, Inc.

20140240233 - Apparatus for providing a cursor in electronic devices and a method thereof: An apparatus is provided including a controller configured to: detect whether a displayed object is an icon; detect whether a cursor is located inside an area surrounding the displayed object, when the displayed object is the icon; move the cursor to a first location within the displayed object, when the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240236 - Adjustable ergonomic keyboard: An input system includes a first base portion and a second base portion that each include a keying surface. A base portion manipulation mechanism couples the first base portion to the second base portion. The base portion manipulation mechanism includes a moveable coupling that is configured to allow relative movement... Agent: Key Ovation, LLC

20140240238 - Adjustable ergonomic keyboard: An input system includes at least one base portion. A plurality of multi-function keys, a function lock key, and a function activation key are located on the at least one base portion and coupled to a key function engine. The key function engine is configured to provide the plurality of... Agent: Key Ovation, LLC

20140240237 - Character input method based on size adjustment of predicted input key and related electronic device: An electronic device having an input unit and a display unit which displays an input screen corresponding to the input unit. When a user's input is received through the input unit, the device predicts the next input, based on the received input, and then adjusts a size of a key... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240239 - Client device, operating method, and recording medium: A touch input device that includes a touch panel stacked with a display or integrally disposed with a display, and a controller. During a state of the display displaying a designated image, upon detecting that a specific location in the image has been touched with the touch panel, the controller... Agent: Sony Mobile Communications Ab

20140240235 - Foldable keyboard with adjustable ergonomic features: An input system includes a first base portion including a keying surface and a second base portion including a keying surface. For example, the input system may be a keyboard with a first keyboard segment and a second keyboard segment. A base portion manipulation mechanism couples the first base portion... Agent:

20140240234 - Input device: An example method for inputting data into a device in accordance with aspects of the present disclosure includes detecting, by a sensor, an object in an area on an input device, generating input device data indicating a function responsive to the detected object, and providing the input device data to... Agent: Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

20140240258 - Apparatus and method for displaying user input applying texture of background image: A method of processing an image is provided. The method includes identifying edge components of a background image by a unit of a predetermined size, identifying input coordinate points of a touch input which is input on a touch screen, determining distorted coordinate points by applying the edge components to... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240248 - Apparatus and method for recognizing proximity motion using sensors: An apparatus for recognizing a proximity motion using sensors may include a first sensor to sense a first input region, a second sensor to sense a second input region distinct from the first input region, and an information transfer controller to transfer information related to a transition, between the first... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240262 - Apparatus and method for supporting voice service in a portable terminal for visually disabled people: A method is provided including outputting, by a communications terminal, a first voice message identifying a first screen that is displayed on a touchscreen of the communications terminal; and executing a command in response to a touch input being received at the touchscreen.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240256 - Digital filter, touch sense device including the digital filter, and method for performing the digital filtering: A touch sensing device including digital filter is provided. The touch sensing device includes a touch panel and a touch sensor configured to sensing a touch through the touch panel. The touch sensor includes a plurality of sensing units connected to the touch panel through a plurality of sensing lines.... Agent:

20140240263 - Display apparatus, input apparatus, and control method thereof: Disclosed are a display apparatus, an input apparatus, and control methods thereof, the display apparatus including: a display to display an image; a communicator to communicate with an input apparatus including a touch sensor to receive a user touch input; and a controller to set an input area of the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240246 - Display device and touch sensing method thereof: Disclosed is a display device capable of improving touch sensitivity by removing noise from a user's touch signal through compensation of display touch crosstalk, and a touch sensing method thereof, wherein the display device may include a timing controller for driving one frame by a time division method to alternately... Agent: Lg Display Co., Ltd.

20140240245 - Display device for selectively outputting tactile feedback and visual feedback and method for controlling the same: A display device for selectively outputting a tactile feedback and a visual feedback and a method for controlling the display device are disclosed. The method for controlling the display device includes outputting at least one of a first visual feedback and a first tactile feedback of a first User Interface... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20140240272 - Dual display/dual-touch screens/dual-core cpu electronic schoolbag: A dual-display/dual-touch screen/dual-core CPU electronic schoolbag including central processors, display modules, two displays communicated with the central processors via the display modules, and an I/O interface and a storage respectively communicated with the central processors. The number of both of the displays modules and the central processors is two. Each... Agent:

20140240250 - Electronic apparatus: An electronic apparatus includes a touch-control socket device and a display device. The touch-control socket device includes a socket and a touch-control glass. The socket has a seat, a frame extended from the seat, and a connecting module disposed in the seat. The seat has a first insertable opening and... Agent: Wistron Corp.

20140240252 - Electronic apparatus, method of controlling the same, and computer-readable recording medium: An electronic apparatus includes a user interface (UI) which displays a first screen on the touch screen, a sensor which senses a grip of a user on the touch screen, and a controller which, if the grip of the user on the touch screen is sensed, controls to display a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240251 - Electronic device: Provided is an electronic device. The electronic device includes a planar display unit, and a touch panel which is disposed so as to overlap the display unit and is capable of detecting a vertical distance between two-dimensional coordinates along a surface of the display unit and a finger. Resolution of... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20140240254 - Electronic device and human-computer interaction method: An electronic device includes a base member and a display member rotatably coupled to the base member. A keyboard and a touchpad are located on a working surface of the base member. When two spaced points of the touchpad are pressed and the touchpad simultaneously detects a slide touch made... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20140240257 - Electronic device having touch-sensitive user interface and related operating method: A method and electronic device are provided to process a touch screen event detected from a touch screen and to process an input key event detected from an input key installed near the touch screen panel. The electronic device detects an input key event from an input key, detects a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240244 - Electronic device, controlling method thereof, and non-transitory storage medium: An electronic device, a controlling method thereof, and a non-transitory storage medium are provided. The method includes displaying a first user interface of a first mode in a first area of a touch screen of the electronic device and one or more snapshots of a second user interface of a... Agent: Htc Corporation

20140240266 - Input method and input apparatus: There is provided an apparatus including a circuitry configured to initiate an operation command in response to a first moving operation of a first operator on a first operation surface provided on a first surface of a housing body, wherein the first surface is provided on a substantially opposite side... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140240269 - Interactive color center display apparatus: A display unit comprising a plurality of display modules arranged in a row and having an upper display section and a lower display section. One of the display modules includes an interactive Kiosk, and a second of the display modules includes at least one computer controlled card reading video station.... Agent: Behr Process Corporation

20140240260 - Method and apparatus for providing user interface: Methods and apparatus are provided for providing a user interface. At least one object is displayed on a touch screen. Hovering of at least one input medium over the touch screen is detected. A first visual effect is provided based on where the input medium hovers over the touch screen... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240259 - Method for detecting touch and electronic device thereof: A method and device for detecting a touch input in an electronic device are provided. The method includes determining a scanning segment and detecting a proximity touch event during the scanning segment, according to a horizontal synchronization (H-sync) signal of a display.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240261 - Method for determining touch input object and electronic device thereof: A method for determining a touch input object in a touchscreen based electronic device is provided. The method includes detecting a touch, and determining the touch input object based on two or more of a touch sensitivity, a touched area, and a touch duration time for the detected touch.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240247 - Method for presenting a photo gallery and terminal device thereof: Embodiments of the present disclosure disclose a method for presenting a photo gallery in a terminal device and the terminal device thereof The method may comprise: detecting a sliding path of a touch operation on a screen of a terminal device; and performing an operation on a predetermined area and... Agent: Xiaomi Inc.

20140240255 - Method for providing a feedback in response to a user input and a terminal implementing the same: A method and a terminal for providing a feedback in response to a user input related to a touch panel are provided. The method includes displaying an object on the screen, detecting a hovering of a touch input means with respect to the object, and providing a visual feedback corresponding... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240270 - Method for providing an individual increased accessibility to a touch screen: A method is defined for providing an individual increased accessibility to a touch screen displaying first and second elements. The individual initially engages the touch screen with a contact point at a first location. The contact point is dragged across the touch screen into engagement with the first element and... Agent: Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

20140240240 - Method for selecting waveforms on electronic test equipment: A method for operating a data processing system having a touch enabled display screen that displays a plurality of waveforms to alter the display of one of the waveforms without altering the display of the remaining waveforms is disclosed. The method includes determining a selected waveform in response to a... Agent: Agilent Technologies, Inc.

20140240264 - Method of controlling event and electronic device thereof: A flexible display is applied to a method of controlling an event and an electronic device thereof, and in the electronic device having the flexible display, a method of controlling an intuitive event according to a user's intention and an electronic device thereof are provided.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240265 - Method of controlling virtual keypad and electronic device therefor: An apparatus and method for controlling a virtual keypad in an electronic device. The method includes determining whether a touch is sensed, determining whether the touch is held during a reference time when the touch is sensed, determining whether a coordinate of the touch is included in a reference region... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240253 - Method of detecting protection case and electronic device thereof: A method for controlling an electronic device is provided. The method includes detecting at least one conductive materials attached to a protection case, identifying a combination of the detected at least one conductive material corresponding to an arrangement of the at least one conductive material, mapping the combination of the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240267 - Method using a finger above a touchpad for controlling a computerized system: A method for controlling an input from a user to a computerized system including a touchpad is presented. The method includes obtaining data from the touchpad. The data is associated with the location and movement of a finger and/or a hand of the user and not associated with an image... Agent: Handscape Inc.

20140240241 - Monitor for mobile phone: Provided is a monitor comprising a touch screen and electronics for receiving and transmitting data from and to a mobile phone, wherein the monitor acts as if it is an actual monitor for the mobile phone by displaying what would have been displayed on the mobile phone's touch screen.... Agent:

20140240243 - Providing meta information in wrist device: A method, apparatus, and computer program for providing meta information in a wrist-worn training computer. The method includes displaying, by the wrist-worn training computer, a first display view comprising at least one display element on a touch-sensitive display screen of the wrist-worn training computer, wherein the display element is associated... Agent: Polar Electro Oy

20140240271 - Storing baseline information in eeprom: Pre-stored no-touch or no-hover (no-event) sensor output values can initially be used when a sensor panel subsystem is first booted up to establish an initial baseline of sensor output values unaffected by fingers or other objects touching or hovering over the sensor panel during boot-up. This initial baseline can then... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140240242 - System and method for interacting with a touch screen interface utilizing a hover gesture controller: A system and method are provided for employing a hover gesture controller to reduce inadvertent interactions with a touch screen. The hover gesture controller recognizes the user's interaction intentionality before physical contact is made with the touch screen. This reduces inadvertent user interactions and offloads a portion of computation cost... Agent: Honeywell International Inc.

20140240249 - System and method of analyzing input on touch panel: The system and method of analyzing input on touch panel are provided. The system includes an electrical device, including a touch panel, wherein plurality of patterns on the touch panel are generated by a manufacturing process; and an input device, including a photograph unit and a processing unit and configured... Agent: Acer Incorporatedtw

20140240268 - Thin-film transistor liquid-crystal display with variable frame frequency: An active matrix includes an array of pixels individually addressable over a first frame-frequency range and over a second, higher frame-frequency range. The active matrix also includes, for each pixel of the array, a charging circuit through which that pixel is addressed. Each charging circuit includes an adjustable storage capacitance... Agent: Scanvue Technologies, LLC

20140240291 - Apparatus and method for detecting a touch: There is disclosed an apparatus for detecting touch including a touch element comprising a plurality of touch detecting electrodes arranged therein, a touch element controller for acquiring detection signals from the touch detection electrodes and determining presence of touch in the touch element, wherein the touch element controller includes a... Agent: Melfas Inc.

20140240273 - Apparatus and method for interacting with a user: An apparatus and method for interacting with a user are provided. The apparatus includes a display device operable to display a user interface where the user interface is overlaid on a two-way reflective mirror. The apparatus further includes at least one capacitive sensor coupled to the two-way reflective mirror where... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140240285 - Detecting presence of an object in the vicinity of a touch interface of a device: In an embodiment, a system includes a controller situated on a circuit board and a touch sensor coupled to the controller. The touch sensor includes a plurality of electrodes configured to capacitively coupled to a surface. The system also includes a drive element that is coupled to the controller. The... Agent:

20140240279 - Display device with integrated touch screen: Discussed is a display device with integrated touch screen. The display device includes a panel configured to include a plurality of electrodes and a display driver IC that applies a common voltage to the plurality of electrodes, a touch IC configured to generate a touch scan signal, and apply the... Agent: Lg Display Co., Ltd.

20140240289 - Electronic devices with sidewall displays: Electronic devices may be provided that contain flexible displays that are bent to form displays on multiple surfaces of the devices. Bent flexible displays may be bent to form front side displays and edge displays. Edge displays may be separated from front side displays or from other edge displays using... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140240290 - Electronic-book page turning method and apparatus, and mobile device: Disclosed are an electronic-book page turning method and apparatus, and a mobile device. The electronic-book page turning method comprises: a touched area of a touch screen of a terminal device is detected; according to the touched area, the page turning speed of an electronic book displayed on the touch screen... Agent:

20140240286 - Integrated touch panel for a tft display: This relates to displays for which the use of dual function capacitive elements does not result in any decreases of the aperture of the display. Thus, touch sensitive displays that have aperture ratios that are no worse than similar non-touch sensing displays can be manufactured. More specifically, this relates to... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140240282 - Method for driving touch panel: A method for driving a touch panel including driving lines, sensing lines, and node capacitors between neighboring and/or overlapping driving lines and sensing lines is disclosed. The method includes selecting two or more of the driving lines, and simultaneously driving the selected driving lines with driving signals. Each driving signal... Agent: Dongbu Hitek Co., Ltd.

20140240278 - Operational amplifier and touch sensing apparatus including the same: A touch sensing apparatus is provided. The touch sensing apparatus includes a touch panel and a touch sensor configured to control the touch panel and sense a touch through the touch panel. The touch sensor includes a plurality of sensing units connected to the touch panel through a plurality of... Agent:

20140240276 - Portable terminal: A portable terminal includes a body, and an input part on a side of the body, the input part having a changeable position.... Agent:

20140240283 - Protecting physical signal paths using capacitive sensing techniques: A system and method for detecting the presence of a probe on or near an electrode that may transmit secure data by detecting a change in capacitance on the electrode, and wherein action may be taken to stop transmission on the electrode if a probe is detected.... Agent: Cirque Corporation

20140240274 - Single-layer capacitive touch panel for multi-point sensing: The present invention provides a single-layer capacitive touch panel for multi-point sensing. The capacitive touch panel includes a single patterned touch-sensing layer. When a touch occurs at a certain point on the capacitive touch panel, the generated coupling signal passes through the patterned touch-sensing layer along a determined path so... Agent: Inputek Inc.

20140240288 - System and method for measuring individual force in multi-object sensing: An input device is provided that facilitates improved user interface functionality by determining force information for each of multiple objects in a sensing region. The input device includes a processing system, a sensor configured to sense objects in a sensing region proximate a surface, and a plurality of force sensors.... Agent:

20140240284 - System for using synchronized timed orthogonal measurement patterns to enable high update report rates on a large capacitive touch screen: A system and method for increasing a report rate on a capacitive touch sensor to thereby provide a real-time display of the position of all the objects on a touch screen that is using synchronized timed orthogonal measurement stimulus patterns to determine the position of objects on the touch sensor,... Agent: Cirque Corporation

20140240277 - Three-dimensional (3d) display device for providing input-output interface using dynamic magnetic field control and method thereof: A three-dimensional (3D) display device for providing an input-output interface using a dynamic magnetic field control is disclosed, the device including a display unit to display a 3D image, a magnetic field generation unit to generate a magnetic field, and a control unit to dynamically control the magnetic field generation... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240275 - Touch circuit chip and touch apparatus using the same: A touch circuit chip includes a load adjustment unit and a comparator. The load adjustment unit adjusts a determined impedance value according to an impedance matching signal. The first comparator has a first end electrically coupled to a first load and from which to receive a sensing signal, a second... Agent:

20140240287 - Touch detection using multiple simultaneous frequencies: The use of multiple stimulation frequencies and phases to generate an image of touch on a touch sensor panel is disclosed. Each of a plurality of sense channels can be coupled to a column in a touch sensor panel and can have multiple mixers. Each mixer in the sense channel... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140240281 - Touch panel input device and touch panel input detection method thereof: Disclosed are a touch panel input device and a touch input detection method in accordance with the present invention, which include a plurality of intervals in which a driving signal is simultaneously driven to at least two of a plurality of driving signal lines and the driving signal is not... Agent: Hideep Inc.

20140240280 - Touch panel sensor having dual-mode capacitive sensing for detecting an object: An apparatus configured to determine an approximate position of an object utilizing mutual-capacitance sensing capabilities during a first mode of operation and determining one or more attributes of the object utilizing self-capacitance sensing capabilities during a second mode of operation is disclosed. The apparatus includes a touch panel controller configured... Agent: Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.

20140240294 - Photodetector: Influence of external light is suppressed. With a photodetector including a photodetector circuit which generates a data signal in accordance with illuminance of incident light and a light unit which overlaps with the photodetector circuit, a first data signal is generated by the photodetector circuit when the light unit is... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.

20140240292 - Static elimination method for a touch screen: The present invention relates to A static eliminating method for a touch screen comprising: detecting if the touch screen departs from an object by using said photo sensor, and counting the number of communication failures between the touch screen and a control chip or detecting if the touch screen of... Agent: Guang Dong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

20140240293 - Touch sensitive display devices: A touch sensitive device, the device comprising: a touch sensor light source to project a plane of light above a surface: a camera directed to capture a touch sense image from a region including at least a portion of said plane of light, said touch sense image comprising light scattered... Agent: Light Blue Optics Ltd

20140240296 - Acoustic pulse recognition with increased accuracy by localizing contact area of plate: A keypad with a plate and distinct keys that move relative to the plate to generate an acoustic signal for acoustic pulse recognition (APR). Each key represents an input value and is structured to contact the plate at a region smaller than an upper surface of the key where a... Agent: Vialab, Inc.

20140240295 - Input tools having viobro-acoustically distinct regions and computing device for use with the same: An input tool includes a body in the form of a stylus with plurality of vibro-acoustically distinct regions. The vibro-acoustically distinct regions produce vibro-acoustic responses when the regions touch the surface of the touch screen. The vibro-acoustic responses are used in a computing device to detect what region of the... Agent: Qeexo, Co.

20140240297 - Electronic pen, electronic pen connection structure connecting to the electronic pen, and portable device having the electronic pen connection structure: An electronic pen, an electronic pen connection structure connecting to the electronic pen, and a portable device having the electronic pen connection structure are provided. An electronic pen that controls an on/off operation of a switch provided on an electronic pen connection structure of a portable device using at least... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240298 - Stylus for a digitizer system: A signal emitting stylus for operation with a digitizer system includes a resonant circuit including a first capacitor and an inductor, the circuit operative to alternate between receiving a wirelessly transmitted first signal and generating electrical field; a controller and a power source. The controller operates the resonant circuit in... Agent: N-trig Ltd.

20140240299 - Systems and methods for writing on and using electronic paper: Example systems and methods for writing on electronic paper (“e-paper”) are described. In one example, a system for writing information on electronic paper includes a writing module comprising an array of electrodes. The writing module is configured to selectively operate one or more electrodes in the array of electrodes to... Agent: Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

20140240300 - Display device and electronic apparatus: According to an aspect, a display device includes: a plurality of pixels aligned in row and column directions, each of the pixels including a drive element; a plurality of scan lines each coupled with the drive elements included in the pixels aligned in the row direction to transmit thereto a... Agent: Japan Display Inc.

20140240301 - Liquid crystal display device and drive method thereof: An object of the present invention is to prevent screen burn-in in a liquid crystal display device that performs a plurality of types of frame-reversal driving. When any gate bus line is focused, among a plurality of pixel electrodes in a display unit, pixel electrodes provided in pixel formation portions... Agent:

20140240302 - Common voltage compensation in a display apparatus: A method and a circuit component for suppressing crosstalk associated with the common voltage in a liquid crystal display are disclosed. In particular, in a liquid crystal display where the crosstalk is mainly caused by various control signals generated by a timing control circuit, one or more timing control signals... Agent: Au Optronics Corporation

20140240304 - Organic light emitting display and driving method thereof: An organic light emitting display including a repair circuit is disclosed. In one aspect the organic light emitting diode (OLED) display includes a pixel unit having a plurality of pixels positioned at the intersection of scanning lines, data lines, and power lines, The OLED display further includes an organic light... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

20140240305 - Organic light emitting display device and driving method thereof: A power system for an organic light emitting diode (OLED) display includes a power supplier and a power source controller. The power supplier respectively supplies a first power source voltage and a second power source voltage to first and second power source voltage application lines. The power source controller calculates... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

20140240306 - Pixel circuit driving method, light emitting device, and electronic apparatus: Provided is a method of driving a pixel circuit including a light emitting element and a driving transistor which are connected in series to each other, and a storage capacitor disposed between a path between the light emitting element and the driving transistor and a gate of the driving transistor,... Agent:

20140240303 - Stereoscopic display device and display method thereof: Disclosed are a stereoscopic display device and a display method thereof. The stereoscopic display device includes a liquid crystal lens, a display panel, a driving voltage generation unit, and a control unit. The display panel has a display area. The display area includes at least one first two-dimensional display area... Agent: Chunghwa Picture Tubes, Ltd.

20140240307 - Level shift circuit and driving method thereof: A level shift circuit includes an input end, a decoding circuit, a control circuit, and a plurality of output circuits. The input end is configured to receive a coded signal string including a starting code, a setting code, a clock standard signal and an ending code. The decoding circuit is... Agent: Au Optronics Corp.

20140240308 - Liquid crystal display device and method of driving the same: A driving circuit for driving a liquid crystal display device having a plurality of gate lines, data lines and switch elements connected to the gate and data lines includes a data driver for applying a plurality of data signals to the date lines, a gate driver for applying a plurality... Agent: Lg Display Co., Ltd.

20140240309 - Pixel circuit: A pixel circuit includes a first sub-pixel and a second sub-pixel. The first sub-pixel is coupled to a scan line and a data line, so as to determine whether to be enabled according to a first scan signal transmitted on the scan line, and whether to be driven according to... Agent: Au Optronics Corporation

20140240314 - Apparatus, method, and program for 3d data analysis, and fine particle analysis system: As a data analysis apparatus that can easily and intuitively identify fine particles and small fine particle populations to be analyzed in a distribution graph and that can obtain accurate statistical data regarding these, a 3D data analysis apparatus is provided that includes a data storage unit which saves measurement... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140240313 - Computer-aided system for 360° heads up display of safety/mission critical data: A Heads-Up-Display (“HUD”) system for projecting safety/mission critical data onto a display pair of light weight projection glasses or monocular creating a virtual 360 degree is disclosed. The HUD system includes a see-through display surface, a workstation, application software, and inputs containing the safety/mission critical information (Current User Position, Total... Agent: Real Time Companies

20140240310 - Efficient approach to estimate disparity map: An image processing device may include a disparity map estimator, which may perform an iterative technique to improve the efficiency of generating disparity map. The disparity map estimator performs disparity map refinement using varying size aggregation windows during the first iterations. The disparity map estimator uses larger size aggregation windows... Agent:

20140240311 - Method and device for performing transition between street view images: Transitions between street view images are described. The described techniques include: obtaining an original street view image and a target street view image; constructing a three-dimensional model corresponding to the original street view image by three-dimensional modeling; obtaining matching pairs of feature points that are extracted from the original street... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

20140240312 - Presenting a view within a three dimensional scene: Presenting a view based on a virtual viewpoint in a three dimensional (3D) scene. The 3D scene may be presented by at least one display, which includes displaying at least one stereoscopic image of the 3D scene by the display(s). The 3D scene may be presented according to a first... Agent: Zspace, Inc.

20140240315 - System and method for optimal geometry configuration based on parts exclusion: System and method are provided for building and rendering a 3D graphics dataset of an object that consists of multiple parts, wherein the 3D graphics dataset includes a 3D geometry dataset and a configuration file, and in the configuration file each of the multiple parts is identified as used (e.g.,... Agent: Ngrain (canada) Corporation

20140240317 - Distance detecting device capable of increasing power of output light and image processing apparatus including the same: A distance detecting device and an image processing apparatus including the same are disclosed. The distance detecting device includes a light source to output light based on a first electric signal, a scanner to sequentially perform first direction a scanner to perform first direction scanning and second direction scanning to... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.

20140240316 - Rendering 3-d scenes using bent rays: Rendering a 3-D scene using bent ray, including; tracing a path of the bent ray from a camera to an object for each pixel in a view window, wherein the amount of bending in the bent ray is a function of the distance from the camera; rendering the each, pixel... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140240318 - Staged camera traversal for three dimensional environment: A staged camera traversal for navigating a virtual camera in a three dimensional environment is provided. The staged camera traversal can include a launch stage and an approach stage. During the launch stage, the tilt angle can be decreased towards zero tilt (i.e. straight down) with respect to the vertical.... Agent: Google Inc.

20140240319 - Providing multiple data transmissions: Methods and systems related to processing multiple data transmissions are disclosed. For example, a computing device may receive a data stream corresponding to a content item, and generate additional data streams by sampling the data stream, for example, using different sampling regions. Another data stream at a higher resolution than... Agent: Comcast Cable Communications, LLC

20140240320 - Smart timelines: The instant application discloses, among other things, techniques to automatically generate a timeline layout in office presentation software that is easy to read and visually appealing while exposing all the desired information.... Agent:

20140240321 - Polyline vertex reduction: Data is received that describes a polyline having a first endpoint, a second endpoint, and a plurality of intermediate vertices, each of the intermediate vertices lying between the first endpoint and the second endpoint. An estimation line segment is drawn between the first endpoint and the second endpoint. An intermediate... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

20140240322 - Redrawing recent curve sections for real-time smoothing: A recently rendered section of a curve is redrawn to smooth the curve on-the-fly while a user moves a stylus or other input device. On receiving data points for the curve, an old rendered section for prior data points is deleted by curve redrawing code, and a new spline that's... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140240323 - Image processing lsi and image processing program: When graphics computations are to be performed to calculate the display data of a figure to be drawn within a frame that is formed of a plurality of lines in accordance with input vector data, the present invention reduces the storage capacity of a RAM to which a work area... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation

20140240324 - Training system and methods for dynamically injecting expression information into an animated facial mesh: A system and method for modifying facial animations to include expression and microexpression information is disclosed. Particularly, a system and method for applying actor-generated expression data to a facial animation, either in realtime or in storage is disclosed. Present embodiments may also be incorporated into a larger training program, designed... Agent: Intific, Inc.

20140240325 - Increased expansion port utilization in a motherboard of a data processing device by a graphics processing unit (gpu) thereof: A method includes abstracting, through a driver component, a Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) of a data processing device as a set of GPUs. The GPU is configured to be received in an expansion port on a motherboard of the data processing device. The method also includes enabling, through the abstraction,... Agent: Nvidia Corporation

20140240326 - Method, apparatus, system for representing, specifying and using deadlines: In an embodiment, a shared memory fabric is configured to receive memory requests from multiple agents, where at least some of the requests have an associated order identifier and a deadline value to indicate a maximum latency prior to completion of the memory request. Responsive to the requests, the fabric... Agent:

20140240327 - Fine-grained cpu-gpu synchronization using full/empty bits: A heterogeneous computing system includes a central processing unit (CPU) and a graphics processing unit (GPU). The CPU and the GPU are synchronized using a data-based synchronization scheme, wherein offloading of a kernel from the CPU to the GPU is coordinated based upon the data associated with the kernel transferred... Agent: The Trustees Of Princeton University

20140240328 - Techniques for low energy computation in graphics processing: Techniques and architecture are disclosed for using a latency first-in/first-out (FIFO) to modally enable and disable a compute block in a graphics pipeline. In some example embodiments, the latency FIFO collects valid accesses for a downstream compute and integrates invalid inputs (e.g., bubbles), while the compute is in an off... Agent:

20140240331 - Display device, system and method for monitoring at least one property thereof: A display device (10) comprises an input/output channel for receiving data from a source and at least one sensor (36) operable to obtain sensor data on the display device (10). Selected ones of the or each sensor (36) are arranged to operate in response to the display device (10) receiving... Agent:

20140240330 - Display multiplier providing independent pixel resolutions: A system, method, and computer program product are provided for a display multiplier. First image data is received for a first display device and second image data is received for a second display device, where the second display device has fewer scan lines than the first display device. A scan... Agent: Nvidia Corporation

20140240329 - Graphics processing unit with a texture return buffer and a texture queue: A processor and a system are provided for performing texturing operations. The processor includes a texture return buffer having a plurality of slots for storing texture values and one or more texture units coupled to the texture return buffer. Each of the slots of the texture return buffer are addressable... Agent: Nvidia Corporation

20140240333 - Data processing device, display control device, semiconductor chip, method of controlling display device, and computer-readable medium: A data processing device according to embodiments comprises a data converting unit, a selecting unit, a managing unit, a updating unit, and a controller. The data converting unit is configured to convert update-data for updating at least a part of an electronic paper into processed update-data to be displayed. The... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20140240332 - Multiple quality of service (qos) thresholds or clock gating thresholds based on memory stress level: In an embodiment, a display control unit is configured to transmit read operations to the memory in the system to read image data for processing, and may employ QoS levels with the read operations to ensure that enough data is provided to satisfy the real time display requirements. To determine... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140240334 - Driving device of display device and driving method thereof: A driver for pixels of a display, having pixels arranged into a plurality of pixel blocks including at least two pixels in a row and at least two pixels in a column is presented. The driver includes a first converter, a second converter, and a frame memory. The first converter... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

20140240335 - Cache allocation in a computerized system: System and method for operating a solid state memory containing a memory space. The present invention provides a computerized system that includes a solid state memory having a memory space; a controller adapted to use a first portion of the memory space as a cache; and a garbage collector adapted... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140240336 - Signal processing apparatus and storage medium: There is provided a signal processing apparatus including a setting unit configured to set a perceptual property parameter for changing perceptual data to desired perceptual data, and a conversion unit configured to convert currently acquired perceptual data to the desired perceptual data in real time in accordance with the perceptual... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140240337 - Graphics processing unit with a texture return buffer and a texture queue: A processor and a system are provided for performing texturing operations loaded from a texture queue that provides temporary storage of texture coordinates and texture values. The processor includes a texture queue implemented in a memory of the processor, a crossbar coupled to the texture queue, and one or more... Agent: Nvidia Corporation

20140240338 - Device having a glasses mode: A device having a glasses mode, and methods therefor are provided. A display of the device is operated in a glasses mode by controlling the display to a first brightness level when the display is in the glasses mode. The display is operated to exit the glasses mode by controlling... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20140240339 - Personal visualization of health conditions: A method and a system for personal visualization of health conditions. The method includes: obtaining a first digital image of a visible physical feature from a user having at least one health condition; extracting descriptive data for describing the visible physical feature from the first digital image, wherein the descriptive... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140240340 - Color profile generating apparatus, image processing apparatus, image processing system, method of generating color profile, and recording medium storing a program for generating color profile: A color profile generator that generates a color profile to translate colors includes a data reading unit that reads image data of a specified image, a specification acceptance unit that accepts specifying an image type and an output device that outputs the image data, a screen display unit that displays... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20140240342 - Display screen, electronic device and information processing method for the electronic device: A display screen is disclosed. The display screen comprises a light source layer, configured to be in an “on” state for providing a display light source corresponding to a first display mode, when the display screen is in the first display mode, and to be in an “off” state when... Agent: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd.

20140240341 - Image display device and control method thereof: An image display device is provided in which a difference in color appearance between visual angles can be reduced. The image display device includes: a light-emitting unit including a first light source configured such that a peak wavelength of a spectral spectrum of the light source is within a wavelength... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20140240343 - Color adjustment control in a digital graphics system using a vision system: A system and method for controlling color selection in a graphics application program is disclosed. The method includes the steps of connecting a vision system to the computer, wherein the vision system is adapted to monitor a visual space. The method further includes the step of detecting, by the vision... Agent: Corel Corporation

20140240344 - Display device with automatic viewing angle control: A system of automatically changing a viewing angle of a display device based on a determination of content confidentiality includes a display device, an auditing application, and a privacy filter control. The auditing application is configured to analyze content to be displayed on the display device for confidentiality indicators. The... Agent:

20140240345 - Method of processing a viewport within large format imagery: A method of processing a viewport within an image arranged as a matrix of tiles from a container file is provided. The method includes receiving a request to read data of the viewport starting from a point of origin of the viewport, the viewport having a pixel width and a... Agent: Pixia Corp.

20140240346 - Image displaying device: An image displaying device, comprising: a photographing image generating unit configured to generate a photographing image by processing photographing data outputted by an image pickup device; an area designation unit configured to designate a cut-out area in the photographing image; a contour image generating unit configured to generate a contour... Agent: Ricoh Imaging Company, Ltd.

20140240347 - Information processing terminal, method of processing information, and program for information processing: An information processing terminal includes a distance and direction acquirer that acquires a distance and a direction to a target terminal; a displayed-position identifier that identifies a displayed position indicating the current position of the target terminal on the display unit with reference to the distance and the direction; and... Agent: Imagenics Co., Ltd.

20140240348 - Map display device and map display method: An object of the present invention is to provide a map display device and a map display method for displaying a plurality of map drawing pictures so as to improve convenience for a user. The map display device according to the present invention includes an input/display unit that receives input... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

20140240354 - Augmented reality apparatus and method: An augmented reality apparatus includes a plurality of photographing modules separated from each other, capturing images of a real scene that includes an object; a tracking unit obtaining status information of the object by tracking the object in the images of the real scene; an image processor determining status information... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240352 - Content delivery system with augmented reality mechanism and method of operation thereof: A content delivery system includes: a registration module configured to identify a registration type for calibrating a current location of a device; a tracker module, coupled to the registration module, configured to track a subject of interest based on a context; a source module, coupled to the tracker module, configured... Agent:

20140240350 - Directional and x-ray view techniques for navigation using a mobile device: Techniques for displaying navigation information on a mobile device are provided that include a method that includes obtaining an indication of a position and an indication of a direction associated with the mobile device, using the indication of the position, the indication of the direction, information regarding identities of POIs... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated

20140240355 - Imaging system and method for use in surgical and interventional medical procedures: A system and method for displaying images of internal anatomy includes an image processing device configured to provide high resolution images of the surgical field from low resolution scans during the procedure. The image processing device digitally manipulates a previously-obtained high resolution baseline image to produce many representative images based... Agent: Saferay Spine LLC

20140240349 - Method and apparatus for presenting task-related objects in an augmented reality display: An approach is provided for causing a presentation in an augmented reality user interface for user guidance. The approach involves causing a presentation of one or more indications of one or more parts in an augmented reality user interface, wherein the one or more parts are associated with at least... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20140240351 - Mixed reality augmentation: Embodiments that relate to providing motion amplification to a virtual environment are disclosed. For example, in one disclosed embodiment a mixed reality augmentation program receives from a head-mounted display device motion data that corresponds to motion of a user in a physical environment. The program presents via the display device... Agent:

20140240353 - System for and method of augmenting video and images: A system for and a method of augmenting video and images. A target area of an image frame is obtained. Boundary values for the target area of the image frame are obtained. Image data to be inserted into the image frame is also obtained. The image data is blended according... Agent:

20140240356 - Apparatus and method for providing a pan and zoom display for a representation of a process system: A method includes displaying regions in a graphical display. At least two regions correspond to different portions of a representation of an industrial process system. A thumbnail region corresponds to an entirety of the representation of the process system. A viewport region corresponds to a portion of the representation of... Agent: Honeywell International Inc.

20140240357 - Electronic device and image adjustment method: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes an image capturing device, a storage unit, a processing unit and a display device. The image capturing device captures a user image. The storage unit stores display contents. The processing unit identifies facial feature locations of the user image, and determines... Agent: Wistron Corporation

20140240358 - Image processing device, projector, and image processing method: An image processing device includes a selection section adapted to select a first correction point among a plurality of correction points included in a correcting image, an identification section adapted to identify a second correction point and a third correction point adjacent to the first correction point, and a display... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20140240360 - Method for rotating an original image using self-learning and apparatuses performing the method: A method of rotating an original image includes performing a self-learning using addresses related to at least one page miss and generating address generation rules using a result of the self-learning. The method includes pre-fetching the original image from a memory device based on the address generation rules to obtain... Agent:

20140240359 - Portable analyte meter with enhanced measurement display: A medical testing device performs a test measurement on a sample from a user of the device and displays alphanumeric characters representative of the test measurement. The device includes a display screen integrated within the housing for displaying the alphanumeric characters when the device is held by the user in... Agent: Lifescan Scotland Limited

20140240361 - Method, system and mobile terminal for information displaying: A method, system and mobile terminal for information displaying are provided. The method is applied to a system that includes a cloud server and at least one mobile terminal, the method including: reporting, by the mobile terminal, its attribute information to the cloud server, the attribute information includes screen density... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

20140240362 - Method for processing and displaying image information, program, and information processor: A method for displaying image information, the method including a step of specifying a character string which a user tries to distinguish among character strings displayed on a display portion and a step of enlarging and displaying the character string.... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.

20140240363 - Context awareness-based screen scroll method, machine-readable storage medium and terminal therefor: A context awareness-based screen scroll method is provided. The method includes detecting information about surrounding circumstances of a terminal, setting a screen scroll mode based on the surrounding circumstances, detecting occurrence of an event corresponding to the set screen scroll mode, and executing screen scroll according to the occurred event.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240364 - Information processing device and information processing method: In order to provide a technology with which an area that meets the intention of a user is scrolled when the user gives a scroll instruction while specifying a part of an image, provided is an information processing device which performs control for scrolling an image that is displayed on... Agent:

20140240377 - Deterioration-detecting circuit, display device, and performance deterioration-detecting method: A reference luminescence amount-acquiring unit of a display device obtains reference brightness corresponding to a BL drive value detected by a drive value-detecting unit and a temperature detected by a temperature-detecting unit. A deterioration-detecting unit calculates an initial status value based on a ratio of reference brightness obtained based on... Agent:

20140240376 - Display apparatus and display-apparatus driving method: Disclosed herein is a driving method and display apparatus, the display apparatus including light emitting units, scan lines, data lines, a driving circuit provided for each of the light emitting units to serve as a circuit having a signal writing transistor, a device driving transistor, a capacitor and a first... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140240366 - Display device for reducing dynamic false contour: A display device with reduced dynamic false contouring effect is disclosed. In one aspect, the device includes a display unit including a plurality of pixels and a timing controller. The timing controller is configured to determine a grayscale value of an image frame based on a grayscale distribution of the... Agent:

20140240370 - Display, method of manufacturing display, method of driving display, and electronic apparatus: A display includes: a light-emitting section provided in a display region; and a light-receiving section provided in the display region, and configured to receive light from the light-emitting section.... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140240378 - Image projection apparatus and control method therefor: The image projection apparatus of the present invention includes a light source that outputs coherent light; a phase modulator that performs phase modulation on the light output from the light source to create a Fourier transform image; an amplitude modulator that performs amplitude modulation on the Fourier transform image in... Agent:

20140240374 - Liquid crystal display apparatus and method of driving thereof: A row common electrode drive circuit and a column common electrode drive circuit control an effective value of a voltage to be applied to common electrodes along rows in which pixels are arrayed and an effective value of a voltage to be applied to the common electrodes along columns in... Agent: Japan Display Inc.

20140240367 - Luminance adjustment part, display apparatus having the luminance adjustment part, and method for adjusting luminance: A luminance adjustment part includes a luminance determination part and a data compensation part. The luminance determination part may determine a control value for controlling luminance of a backlight assembly using linear image data that has a linear luminance profile and is generated by performing a de-gamma process on a... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

20140240373 - Methods for driving electro-optic displays: An electro-optic display having a plurality of pixels is driven from a first image to a second image using a first drive scheme, and then from the second image to a third image using a second drive scheme different from the first drive scheme and having at least one impulse... Agent:

20140240372 - Organic light emitting display and method of driving the same: An organic light emitting display capable of improving display quality. The organic light emitting display includes effective pixels positioned in an effective display unit, at least one dummy pixels positioned in a dummy display unit in order to generate light with predetermined luminance, at least one photodiodes arranged on the... Agent:

20140240371 - Phase locked loop for preventing harmonic lock, method of operating the same, and devices including the same: A phase locked loop includes a voltage controlled oscillator including a plurality of delay cells configured to respectively generate a plurality of clock signals having different phases and a harmonic lock detector configured to detect harmonic lock in the voltage controlled oscillator and to generate a reset signal in response.... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240368 - Pixel, display device including the same and method thereof: A pixel may include a switching transistor connected to a data line and a first node, having a gate electrode connected to a scan line, a sustain transistor connected to a sustain voltage and the first node, having a gate electrode connected to the scan line, a storage capacitor connected... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

20140240369 - Semiconductor device and display apparatus: A semiconductor device includes a p-substrate, a digital circuit unit, and an analogy circuit unit. The digital circuit unit includes a deep n-well, a first p-type semiconductor element, a first n-type semiconductor element, and a p-well. The deep n-well is formed on the p-substrate, the first p-type semiconductor element and... Agent: Fitipower Integrated Technology, Inc.

20140240365 - Semiconductor device controlling source driver and display device including the semiconductor device the same: A semiconductor device includes: a transmitter transforming n data into first serial data and transmitting the first serial data through a first transmission line and transforming m data into second serial data and transmitting the second serial data through a second transmission line, where n and m are natural numbers... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140240375 - System and method for controlling smart led display board capable of compensating for luminance of led: A system for controlling a smart LED display board capable of compensating for luminance of an LED includes a luminance measurement unit which creates first luminance measurement data obtained by digitizing measured luminance of each LED, an image data input unit which receives first input data about each LED, a... Agent: Dong Bang Data Technology Co., Ltd.

20140240380 - Driving device, display device including the driving device, and driving method of the display device: A driving device includes a memory configured to store an initial setting value to drive a display, a power source controller configured to output a pulse width modulation (PWM) signal controlling power applied to the display, and a switching unit configured to connect an input and output port to the... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

20140240379 - Organic light emitting display device and driving method thereof: An organic light emitting diode (OLED) display includes: a display unit comprising a plurality of data lines, a plurality of scan lines, and a plurality of pixels coupled to corresponding data lines of the data lines and corresponding scan lines of the scan lines; a scan driver configured to supply... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

  
  
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