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Computer graphics processing, operator interface processing, and selective visual display systems January recently filed with US Patent Office 01/13Below are recently published patent applications awaiting approval from the USPTO. Recent week's RSS XML file available below.
Listing for abstract view: USPTO application #, Title, Abstract excerpt,Patent Agent. Listing format for list view: USPTO National Class full category number, title of the patent application. 01/31/2013 > 168 patent applications in 53 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20130027279 - Color display system: A high-visibility display system includes two or more sign sections with each sign section being supplied with display data by a single computer transmitting the display data concurrently.... Agent:
20130027280 - Active matrix substrate and display device: A scan signal line drive circuit (32) for driving switching elements is provided in a frame area (24) of an active matrix substrate (20). A driver TFT element (42) is provided in each circuit section (36) which is part of a scan signal line drive circuit (32). The frame area... Agent:
20130027281 - Self-luminous display device and driving method of the same including a light emission interruption period during a light emissin enabled period: A self-luminous display device includes: pixel circuits; and a drive circuit, wherein each of the pixel circuits includes a light-emitting diode, a drive transistor connected to a drive current channel of the light-emitting diode, and a holding capacitor coupled to a control node of the drive transistor, the drive circuit... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130027282 - Semiconductor device and display device: An object of the present invention is to decrease the resistance of a power supply line, to suppress a voltage drop in the power supply line, and to prevent defective display. A connection terminal portion includes a plurality of connection terminals. The plurality of connection terminals is provided with a... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20130027283 - Charge-sharing path control device for a scan driver of an lcd panel: A bidirectional switch includes a pair of transistors, with each transistor including a source connected via a degeneration resistance to a common source control node, a gate connected to a common gate control node, a drain connected to a respective channel or gate line and to a charge storage node,... Agent: Stmicroelectronics S.r.l
20130027284 - Liquid crystal display drive and control device, mobile terminal system, and data processing system: A liquid crystal display drive and control device for reducing the number of exclusive signal interconnections for connecting a host module to a liquid crystal display driver for a sub-display, and peripheral devices, respectively. The liquid crystal display drive and control device includes, over one semiconductor substrate, a host interface... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20130027285 - Liquid crystal display device and method for displaying fonts on liquid crystal display device: A four-color liquid crystal display device has pixels containing first to fourth subpixels (hereinafter abbreviated as “SPs” as needed) having four different colors, respectively, arranged in a two-by-two matrix, the first to fourth SPs being placed in the first row and the first column, in the first row and the... Agent:
20130027286 - Lcd panel: The present invention discloses an LCD panel which includes a plurality of data lines and a plurality of scan lines, the data lines insulatingly intersecting the gate lines, thereby defining a pixel unit between an intersection between two of the plurality of gate lines and corresponding two of the plurality... Agent: Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
20130027287 - Display apparatus and method of driving the same: A display apparatus includes a gate driver which sequentially outputs a gate signal at a high state in response to a gate control signal and a data driver which converts image data into a data signal in response to a data control signal. The display apparatus further includes a display... Agent:
20130027288 - Led backlight and liquid crystal display device: Disclosed are a direct-lit LED backlight, and a liquid crystal display device, provided with the backlight. In the LED backlight, heat generated by LEDs is easily dissipated, the number of the LEDs disposed is reduced, the temperature of the LEDs does not become too high, and reliability is improved by... Agent:
20130027297 - 3d remote control system employing absolute and relative position detection: The present invention can include three-dimensional remote control systems that can detect an absolute location to which a remote control is pointing in first and second orthogonal axes and an absolute position of the remote control in a third orthogonal axis. Remote control systems of the present invention can employ... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130027296 - Compound gesture-speech commands: A multimedia entertainment system combines both gestures and voice commands to provide an enhanced control scheme. A user's body position or motion may be recognized as a gesture, and may be used to provide context to recognize user generated sounds, such as speech input. Likewise, speech input may be recognized... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130027292 - Content display device: An anchor operation can be facilitated by ten keys using location information on a screen of items to which predetermined tags are attached. Display location information is extracted from the screen of a plurality of items to which predetermined tags described in the content data are attached, the screen on... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130027289 - Electronic device: A mobile terminal is provided comprising a communication unit configured to form a network with first and second electronic devices, and a controller configured to control the first electronic device so that the first electronic device plays first content while simultaneously controlling playback of second content when receiving a connection... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130027295 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program: There is provided an information processing apparatus including an acquisition unit acquiring data on at least one of an acceleration or an angular velocity of a controller operated by a user, and a determination unit determining at least one of a velocity of the controller or a trajectory of the... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130027294 - Input apparatus, input method, and control system: There is provided an apparatus including an input apparatus including an input apparatus main body with which input manipulation is performed to manipulate a manipulation target object, a first manipulation detection unit that detects a first manipulation on the input apparatus main body, a second manipulation detection unit that detects... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130027290 - Input mode of a device: A device to detect a directional hand gesture, identify an input mode of the device associated with the directional hand gesture to launch the input mode, modify a user interface rendered on a display component of the device based on the input mode, and modify a setting of the sensor... Agent:
20130027293 - Stabilisation method and computer system: The present invention relates to a method for stabilising a series of measurements of a physical variable captured by a digital sensor. This method comprises the steps of: capturing at least a first measurement, a second measurement, and a third measurement of said physical variable and storing each measurement in... Agent: Softkinetic Software
20130027291 - Touch panel and operation method thereof: The present invention relates to a touch panel. The touch panel includes a substrate, a plurality of first traces, a plurality of second traces, and a plurality of sensing pads. The first traces are disposed on the substrate and are parallel to each other along a first direction. The second... Agent:
20130027299 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and input apparatus: An information processing apparatus includes a calculation unit and a determination unit. The calculation unit has a two-dimensional calculation mode configured to perform, when an operation device is placed on an operation surface and a user operates the operation device, calculation based on a detection value of a motion sensor... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130027298 - Pointing system, information processing system, method for setting coordinate system, etc., information processing device, and storage medium storing information processing program: An example pointing system includes an attitude calculation unit, a coordinate system setting unit, and a coordinate calculation unit. The attitude calculation unit calculates an attitude of a controller device in a predetermined space. The coordinate system setting unit sets a predetermined coordinate system in the predetermined space. The coordinate... Agent: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
20130027302 - Electronic device, electronic document control program, and electronic document control method: There are provided an electronic device, an electronic document control program and an electronic document control method for the electronic device. The electronic device includes a display unit configured to display an electronic document, an image taking unit configured to take an image, an eye-gaze position detecting unit configured to... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130027301 - Operation method and control system for multi-touch control: An operation method and a control system for multi-touch control are provided. A map positioner and a map block are set in a display region, and the position of a cursor is set according to an input signal of an operation region. The position of a fast positioner set in... Agent: Kye Systems Corp.
20130027300 - Recognition apparatus, method, and computer program product: In an embodiment, a recognition apparatus includes: an obtaining unit configured to obtain positions of a specific part in a coordinate system having a first axis to an n-th axis (n≧2); a calculating unit configured to calculate a movement vector of the specific part; a principal axis selecting unit configured... Agent:
20130027303 - Touch screen device, method, and graphical user interface for moving on-screen objects without using a cursor: An electronic device with a touch screen display: detects a single finger contact on the touch screen display; creates a touch area that corresponds to the single finger contact; determines a representative point within the touch area; determines if the touch area overlaps an object displayed on the touch screen... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130027304 - Computer mouse having illuminating function: A mouse includes a casing, a light, a switch, and a supporting device. The casing includes a base plate and a top cover covering the base plate. The top cover defines a receiving hole. The switch is electrically connected to the light and used to turn the light on and... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130027307 - Human-machine interface apparatus and operating method thereof: In a human machine interface (HMI) apparatus, powered by a power supply, an assembly unit binds the apparatus to the user's hand. A laser determines the location of a cursor on a display interface of a host machine. A mode switch is used to switch among a touch mode, an... Agent: Shanda Computer (shanghai) Co., Ltd
20130027310 - Key actuation detection apparatus and method: A manual pointing device for a computer system, the device having at least one key that can be actuated manually by a user, a click-event detection module coupled to the key to detect actuation thereof on first, second, and third detection axes via an inertial sensing circuit elastically coupled to... Agent: Stmicroelectronics S.r.l
20130027309 - Method and apparatus for responding operations: A method for responding operations includes: intercepting a press-down event of a pointer equipment to obtain press-down position and time of the pointer equipment; intercepting a moving event of the pointer equipment to obtain a current position where the pointer equipment moves and time when the pointer equipment moves to... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
20130027305 - Wheel module for input device: A wheel module for an input device includes a circuit board, a wheel swinging member, and a wheel. A plurality of switch elements are installed on the circuit board. These switch elements are arranged between the circuit board and the wheel swinging member. The wheel is disposed on the wheel... Agent: Primax Electronics Ltd.
20130027306 - Wheel module for input device: A wheel module for an input device includes a circuit board, a wheel swinging member, a wheel and a stopping arm. A plurality of switch elements are installed on the circuit board. These switch elements are arranged between the circuit board and the wheel swinging member. The wheel is disposed... Agent: Primax Electronics Ltd.
20130027308 - Wheel module for input device: A wheel module for an input device includes a fixing shaft, a wheel and a swinging arm. The wheel has a recess or a hollow groove, so that a first saw-toothed structure and a second saw-toothed structure are formed within the wheel. When the contacting part of the swinging arm... Agent: Primax Electronics Ltd.
20130027311 - Handheld electronic device: A handheld electronic device includes an input apparatus, an output apparatus, and a processor apparatus. The input apparatus includes a reduced keyboard and roller ball input. The roller ball input includes a movable portion that is substantially continuously rotatable with respect to a housing of the device and is rotatable... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130027312 - Character input device, image forming apparatus including the same, and method for controlling the character input device: Provided is a character input device that can improve user's convenience (can reduce operations to be performed by the user). In this character input device, an operation display portion displays a keyboard screen corresponding to a character type of the first character of the registered user information as an initial... Agent: Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
20130027314 - Portable information processing device: Disclosed is a portable information processing device which can improve convenience by reducing an operational burden resulting from a selecting operation of the user. A control portion (18a) of the portable information processing device (1) selects, at least on the basis of that an external display device (5) is connected... Agent: Funai Electric Co., Ltd.
20130027313 - Symbol input device, image forming apparatus including the symbol input device, and method for inputting symbols: A symbol input device includes a plurality of symbol keys, a correction key, a time keeping portion for measuring a time for which the symbol key is pressed and held, a storage portion for storing data, and an input receiving portion which accepts input with the symbol key or the... Agent: Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
20130027328 - Display device with on-screen display menu function: A display device having an on-screen display (OSD) menu function is provided, which includes a touch display panel, a touch screen controller, a display circuit, and a multiplexer. The touch display panel includes a display layer and a touch layer. The touch screen controller detects the touch layer and outputs... Agent: Wistron Corporation
20130027322 - Display screen and display device: A display screen including an optical element and a chromaticity improving layer is provided. A light transmittance of the optical element to visible light having short wavelengths is lower than a light transmittance to visible light having long wavelengths. A light transmittance of the chromaticity improving layer to visible light... Agent: Shih Hua Technology Ltd.
20130027321 - Display system and method: A display system is disclosed. The display system includes several electrical apparatuses and a display control unit. The display control unit builds connections with the electrical apparatuses. The display control unit includes an information generating module and a display driving module. When the display system is in a combination display... Agent: National Central University
20130027320 - Electronic device with accessible user interface for visually imparied: An electronic device with a feedback work-mode includes a touch screen for displaying at least one user interface and each user interface includes at least one touch button. An audio message set for each user interface is for indicating the touch buttons comprised in the user interface. The electronic device... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130027327 - Gesture recognition method and touch system incorporating the same: Methods and systems for implementing gestures with touch sensing device are disclosed. A gesture recognition method includes: determining whether an input gesture matches a predefined universal gesture based on touch information on a touch panel; and generating a corresponding gesture command set according to an event signal when the input... Agent:
20130027334 - Information input device, information input device control method, and computer readable medium: In one embodiment, there is provided an input device. The input device includes: a first sensor disposed in or near a first touch area of the input device and configured to detect an object when the object comes close to the first touch area; a second sensor disposed in or... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130027326 - Light-sensing apparatuses, methods of driving the light-sensing apparatuses, and optical touch screen apparatuses including the light-sensing apparatuses: A light-sensing apparatus in which a light sensor transistor in a light-sensing pixel is formed of an oxide semiconductor transistor for sensing light, a method of driving the light-sensing apparatus, and an optical touch screen apparatus including the light-sensing apparatus. The light-sensing apparatus includes a light-sensing pixel array having a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130027324 - Method and apparatus for providing tactile sensations: Systems and methods for providing tactile sensations are disclosed. For example, one disclosed method includes the steps of outputting a display signal configured to display a graphical object on a touch-sensitive input device; receiving a sensor signal from the touch-sensitive input device, the sensor signal indicating an object contacting the... Agent: Immersion Corporation
20130027336 - Method and device for key-press judgment based on touch screen: A method and device for key-press judgment based on a touch screen are disclosed. The method involves: detecting a press operation; when the press operation is detected, acquiring position information of current pressed point and extended information corresponding to the position information, until the end of this press operation is... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
20130027335 - Method and terminal of displaying contact list: The present disclosure relates to communication technologies and discloses a method and terminal of displaying a contact list. The method of displaying a contact list is applied on an apparatus with a touch sensitive display, comprising: detecting a touch on the touch sensitive display, after receiving an instruction for opening... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130027317 - Method for providing digital sensing data for touch panel apparatus: A method for providing digital sensing data for a touch panel apparatus comprises the steps of: collecting a stream of digital sensing data from a plurality of operational amplifiers of a touch panel apparatus; generating a first revised digital datum to replace a first digital datum by summing the first... Agent: Raydium Semiconductor Corporation
20130027337 - Method for switching touch screen of mobile terminal between horizontal screen and vertical screen and mobile terminal: The present invention relates to a method for switching the touch screen of a mobile terminal between a horizontal screen and a vertical screen and a mobile terminal. The method includes: according to the value of acceleration of gravity in a direction vertical to the screen of the mobile terminal,... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.
20130027329 - Mobile terminal apparatus, program and recording medium with program recorded: A mobile terminal apparatus according to this invention comprises an acceleration sensor 14 that detects applied acceleration; a storing unit 12 that stores an acceleration condition set in advance for the detected acceleration and stores an alarm condition set in advance for the stored information; and control unit 11 and... Agent: Rakuten, Inc.
20130027318 - Moving object on rendered display using collar: In response to receiving a first user action in relation to an object displayed on the rendered display, a collar is displayed on the rendered display around the object. The collar and the object can be made translucent. The collar can have the same shape as the object, but can... Agent:
20130027342 - Pointed position determination apparatus of touch panel, touch panel apparatus, electronics apparatus including the same, method of determining pointed position on touch panel, and computer program storage medium: On a touch panel (7), a touch position of a pointer (8) is measured every predetermined measurement timing. A direction in which the pointer has moved from a preceding measured position to a recent measured position is referred to as a movement direction A. A direction in which the pointer... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130027323 - Power saving method and touch display apparatus: A power saving method is disclosed. The method is used for reducing the amount of power consumed by a touch display apparatus including a sensing area. The method includes: determining whether an instruction event happens in the sensing area by scanning the sensing area within a first processing period; in... Agent:
20130027332 - Projection system with touch control: A projection system with touch control includes a touch device, a projection device and a control module. The touch device has plural touch plates which can be combined to form a plane. The projection device has plural projection units which can project on the plane respectively so as to form... Agent:
20130027315 - Techniques to display an input device on a mobile device: A method and system may detect an external display coupled to the mobile device. A digital input device may be presented on the integrated touch sensitive display of the mobile device to operate the mobile device. Multimedia content may be presented on the external display in response to the operation... Agent:
20130027333 - Touch panel: Provided is a touch panel with improved anti-noise performance. A continuous drive pulse train is input to a plurality of scanning electrodes for each one scanning period in turns, and a detection pulse train generated at detection electrodes which intersects the scanning electrodes is detected. The detection pulse train is... Agent:
20130027330 - Touch panel and display device with a built-in touch panel: Provided is a touch panel including: a plurality of scanning electrodes formed on a display panel; a plurality of detecting electrodes intersecting with the plurality of scanning electrodes, the plurality of detecting electrodes being formed on the display panel; a first unit for sequentially connecting a constant current source to... Agent: Japan Display East Inc.
20130027325 - Touch sensitive display: A touch sensitive display includes: an upper substrate, a lower substrate, an organic light-emitting component, and a touch sensing component. The lower substrate is disposed below the upper substrate and the organic light-emitting component is disposed above the lower substrate. The touch sensing component designed by a single layer structure... Agent:
20130027338 - Touch sensor-equipped display device: In order to provide a touch sensor-equipped display device that is not susceptible to the effect of noise caused by a polarity reversal in a common voltage of a display device without using special circuitry, the disclosed touch sensor-equipped display device is provided with: a sensor output read circuit 21... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130027340 - Transparent piezoelectric sheet, and transparent piezoelectric sheet-with-a-frame, touch panel, and electronic device each having the transparent piezoelectric sheet: A transparent piezoelectric sheet includes a quadrilateral-shaped transparent piezoelectric film and a first transparent plate electrode. The quadrilateral-shaped transparent piezoelectric film includes an organic polymer. The quadrilateral-shaped transparent piezoelectric film has entire main surfaces that are piezoelectric. The first transparent plate electrode is layered on part of a first main... Agent: Daikin Industries, Ltd.
20130027339 - Transparent piezoelectric sheet-with-a-frame, touch panel, and electronic device each having the transparent piezoelectric sheet: A transparent piezoelectric sheet-with-a-frame includes a transparent piezoelectric sheet and a frame covering a peripheral edge portion of the transparent piezoelectric sheet. The transparent piezoelectric sheet includes one transparent piezoelectric film including an organic polymer, one first transparent plate electrode placed on a first main surface of the transparent piezoelectric... Agent: Daikin Industries, Ltd.
20130027316 - User interface and method for managing a user interface state between a lock state and an unlock state: A user interface for an electronic device and method for managing a state of a user interface between a lock state and an unlock state are provided. The user interface has a touch sensitive display having a display surface, the touch sensitive display being adapted for presenting to a user... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130027319 - User interface and method for managing a user interface state between a locked state and an unlocked state: A user interface for an electronic device and method for managing a state of a user interface between a locked state and an unlocked state are provided. The user interface has a touch sensitive display having a display surface, the touch sensitive display being adapted for presenting to a user... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130027341 - Wearable motion sensing computing interface: An apparatus comprises a sensor configured to detect movement and generate movement data related to at least part of a detected movement; a messaging unit configured to create a message that is configured to include movement information based at least in part upon the movement data; a transmitter in data... Agent:
20130027331 - Zoom gesture determination method and touch control chip: A zoom gesture determination method for a touch control device includes detecting a first touch point and a second touch point; determining a position difference between the first touch point and the second touch point; and deciding a zoom gesture represented by the first touch point and the second touch... Agent:
20130027344 - Apparatus including a touch-sensitive interface including a serpentine electrode pattern: An apparatus includes a capacitive array formed from a plurality of electrodes including a first plurality of electrodes and a second plurality of electrodes. At least some of the first plurality of electrodes has a serpentine shape and extends in a first direction. The second plurality of electrodes extends in... Agent:
20130027349 - Capacitive proximity switch: A capacitive proximity switch having a display panel including a translucent region. A first circuit board is translucent to light at least in the region of the translucent region of the display panel and supports capacitance-forming sensor layers. Light wells enclose the sensor layers on the side facing away from... Agent: Continental Auotmotive Gmbh
20130027346 - Method and apparatus for parallel scanning and data processing for touch sense arrays: A parallel pipelining method of operation of a touch sense controller for processing data into a touch map is disclosed. A current full scan of response signals to at least one excitation of a touch sense array is received using a first thread of a processing device. The current full... Agent:
20130027343 - Position determination techniques in resistive touch screen applications: Systems and methods to determine locations for dual touch operations performed on a four-wire resistive touch screen. The systems and methods may include measuring signals from pairs of electrodes on each of a first and second resistive sheet of the resistive touch screen in two phases of operation. The systems... Agent: Analog Devices, Inc.
20130027350 - Stylus and touch input system: A touch input system including a stylus and a display device is provided. The stylus includes a battery module, a touch portion, a transducer module and a RF transmitting module. When a contact pressure is acted on the touch portion, the touch portion is electrically connected to the battery module... Agent: Integrated Digital Technologies, Inc.
20130027347 - Touch panel: Provided is a touch panel which completes touch detection within a specified time even when the maximum number of touch points is set to be large. A control portion assigns priorities for being given a high coordinate precision to the respective touch points based on the state of the touch... Agent:
20130027348 - Touch sensing panel and device for detecting multi-touch signal: Provided are a touch sensing panel and a touch sensing apparatus for detecting an absolute location with respect to at least one touch, including a driving electrode forming a mutual capacitance between a sensing electrode and the driving electrode in response to a predetermined driving signal and including at least... Agent: Melfas, Inc.
20130027345 - User computer device with a thermal energy generating user interface and method of operating user interface and method of operating same: A user computer device is provided that comprises a touchscreen having a capacitive user interface and a thermal energy generating user interface. The user computer device activates the thermal energy generating user interface based on input received via the capacitive user interface. That is, the user computer receives input from... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130027354 - Display device: Disclosed is a liquid crystal display device (1) that is provided with a function of identifying the position of a subject to be detected (finger) in an image display region (12b) of a liquid crystal panel (10) by emitting light to the image display region (12b) and by detecting light... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130027356 - Display device and display direction switching system: Disclosed is a liquid crystal display device that has a function of detecting the position where light emitted from an input pointer 50 has been inputted to an image display surface 10a of an display panel and that switches the display direction (vertical direction) of a display image on the... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130027355 - Input display device, input device, and control method of input device: The present invention provides an input display device including: a display device which recognizes an input position with a light sensor by blinking a backlight; and an input device of a light-emitting type (light pen), wherein a light emitting diode (LED) of the input device is adapted so that (i)... Agent:
20130027351 - Optical navigation modules for mobile communication devices: The disclosure provides a navigation assembly having a compact design that reduces a depth dimension in a z-direction or along a z-axis that is substantially perpendicular to a front face of a mobile communication device. The navigation assembly includes an optical lens unitarily formed with a cover, the cover having... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130027352 - Projection systems for touch input devices: In infrared touch input devices that detect and locate a touch object from the blocking of light paths propagating along the X,Y axes, an ambiguity arises when two touch objects are present. This ambiguity can be resolved by the provision of additional light paths angled to the X,Y axes. The... Agent: Rpo Pty Limited
20130027358 - Stylus and touch input system: A touch input system including a stylus and a display device is provided. The stylus includes a battery module, a touch portion, a transducer module and a RF transmitting module. When a contact pressure is acted on the touch portion, the touch portion is electrically connected to the battery module... Agent: Integrated Digital Technologies, Inc.
20130027357 - Touch locating method and system, display: The present invention relates to a touch positioning method and system as well as a display device. Said touch positioning method is applied to an optical touch screen comprising a touch detection area, two imaging devices, a light source and a reflector, the touch detection area and its mirror image... Agent:
20130027353 - Touch-type portable terminal: A touch type portable terminal is disclosed, whereby a user is prevented from viewing a wrong auto focusing area by indicating an indicator in response to changes in view angle of lenses during auto focusing operation.... Agent:
20130027359 - Noise reduction in electronic device with touch sensitive surface: The invention relates to an electronic device with a touch sensitive surface comprising: a sensing means for capturing an acoustic signal, a touch location determining unit configured to determine the location of a touch event on the touch sensitive surface based on the acoustic signal. To improve the reliability of... Agent: Elo Touch Solutions, Inc.
20130027361 - Noise reduction in digitizer system: A method for noise reduction in a digitizer includes determining a location of a stylus with a known frequency of emission over a first sampling period, sampling output from a plurality of detecting elements over a second sampling period, identifying detecting elements with sampled output in the second sampling period... Agent: N-trig Ltd.
20130027360 - Positioning and calibration method: A positioning and calibration method is applied in the positioning and calibration of a projection system with touch control function. The projection system includes a touch device and a projection device. The touch device has touch plates, which can be combined and formed into a plane. The projection device has... Agent:
20130027362 - Finger cover for operating a capacitive touch panel and glove comprising the same: A finger cover for operating a capacitive touch panel and a glove comprising the same are provided. The finger cover comprises a finger pulp portion and a finger back portion opposite the finger pulp portion. The finger cover is woven of a conductive yarn and is separably combined with a... Agent: Tex-ray Industrial Co., Ltd.
20130027368 - Apparatus for displaying acupuncture points: An apparatus for displaying acupuncture points according to the present invention recognizes a curved surface of a human body via 3D scanning, and then sets acupuncture points corresponding to the body surface that has been recognized to project them onto the body. More specifically, the apparatus for displaying acupuncture points... Agent: Korea Institute Of Oriental Medicine
20130027365 - Display control device, operation display device, image processing apparatus, display control method and tangible computer-readable recording medium: Disclosed is a display control device which is configured to instruct a predetermined display unit to display information of one or more files stored in a predetermined storing device, wherein the display control device is configured to instruct the predetermined display unit to display the information of the stored file... Agent:
20130027363 - Lcd drive circuit and driving method thereof: A liquid crystal display (LCD) drive circuit and a driving method thereof are disclosed. The driving method comprises: a. dividing scan lines into a plurality of groups each comprising a plurality of scan lines; b. during displaying of a current image frame, using a scan driver to scan each group... Agent: Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
20130027367 - Liquid crystal display device: In a picture element (100), transmissive electrodes (130, 140) are connected to each other, and reflective electrodes (110, 120) adjacent to the transmissive electrodes are connected to the transmissive electrodes (130, 140), respectively. However, the reflective electrodes (110, 120) are not connected to each other. Alignment controlling structures (111, 121,... Agent:
20130027364 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal including a storage unit in which a first operating system (OS) and a second OS are loaded; a first display allocated to the loaded first OS and a second display allocated to the loaded second OS; and a controller configured to receive an indication signal indicating a... Agent:
20130027366 - Non-spectacled stereoscopic display apparatus capable of decreasing crosstalk: A non-spectacled stereoscopic display apparatus includes: a light guide plate having a light distributing face, a light emitting face, and first and second light incident faces; first and second light sources disposed on the first and second light incident faces, respectively; a single-face prism sheet disposed on the light emitting... Agent: Stanley Electric Co.
20130027369 - Pixel circuit and display device: A pixel circuit includes: a switching transistor whose conduction is controlled by a drive signal supplied to the control terminal; a drive wiring adapted to propagate the drive signal; and a data wiring adapted to propagate a data signal. The drive wiring is formed on a first wiring layer and... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130027371 - Electronic device, method for adjusting color saturation, program therefor, and recording medium: An electronic device (1) of the present invention includes as optical sensor (5) and a display section (2). The electronic device (1) further includes: an optical characteristic detection section (3) for detecting, on the basis of an output of the optical sensor (5), a characteristic of light incident on a... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130027372 - Projection device: Various embodiments relate to a projection device for projecting useful data onto a projection surface. In this case, a first laser device generates radiation having a first wavelength and a second laser device generates radiation having a second wavelength. The spots of the respective beams are detected by a sensor... Agent: Osram Ag
20130027370 - System and method for dynamic load sharing between electronic displays: A system and method for allocating power to a plurality of displays is disclosed. An exemplary system preferably includes an AC current sensor, a power load sharing controller, ambient light sensors for each display, and a brightness controller for each display. A maximum total current draw may be selected. The... Agent: Manufacturing Resources International, Inc.
20130027376 - 3-dimensional image display apparatus and control method of the same: Provided are a 3-dimensional image display apparatus and a control method thereof, the apparatus including: a video signal receiving unit which receives a video signal containing plane image data or stereoscopic image data from an external signal source; a liquid crystal module which includes a liquid crystal display panel to... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130027374 - Electric current driving type display device and pixel circuit: In a pixel circuit 100, a switching TFT 114, a driving TFT 110, and an organic EL element 130 are provided between a power supply wiring line Vp and a common cathode Vcom and a capacitor 121 and a switching TFT 111 are provided between a gate terminal of the... Agent:
20130027373 - Electro-optical device, power supply method for electro-optical device, and electronic apparatus: A pixel circuit 110 includes a driving transistor, a light-emitting element, and a voltage limiter circuit. The transistor and the light-emitting element are connected in series between power supply. The transistor allows an electric current that is dependent on a voltage between its gate and source to flow through the... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130027375 - Portable information display terminal: Disclosed is a portable information display terminal which inhibits from shifting to a standby mode in a state other than a prescribed state in a case of performing control of automatically shifting the portable information display terminal to the standby mode in response to a state of a housing. The... Agent: Funai Electric Co., Ltd.
20130027379 - Display device and a driving method thereof: A display device including a display panel, a gate driver, a data driver and a signal controller. The display panel includes gate lines and data lines, the gate driver is connected to the gate lines, the data driver is connected to the data lines and the signal controller controls the... Agent:
20130027382 - Display device and method for driving display device: A display device includes: a driver including: a scanning line driver; and a signal line driver, in the pixels, a quenched state sequentially starts, for each row, in the rows of the pixels, based on the first pulse of the scanning signal that is input through the scanning line, and... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130027378 - Display panel and integrated driving apparatus thereon: A display panel includes: gate and data lines; pixels connected to the gate and data lines; and a stage includes: a pull-up driver including an output terminal of the stage and which outputs a gate-on voltage, an output pull-down unit which pulls down an output terminal of the stage, a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130027380 - Display system: A display system including at least one pixel is disclosed. The pixel includes a switching unit and a controlling unit. The switching unit controls a level of a first node. The controlling unit controls a level of a second node. During a first period, the level of the first node... Agent: Innocom Technology(shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130027377 - Gate driver and display device including the same: A gate driver includes stages coupled to each other and outputting gate signals. Each stage includes a node driver, a pull-up unit, a node controller, a first node stabilizer, and a pull-down unit. The node driver outputs a first voltage or a second voltage to a first node in response... Agent:
20130027381 - Method and system for programming, calibrating and driving a light emitting device display: A method and system for programming, calibrating and driving a light emitting device display is provided. The system may include extracting a time dependent parameter of a pixel for calibration.... Agent: Ignis Innovation Inc.
20130027383 - Organic el display apparatus and method of fabricating organic el display apparatus: A method of fabricating an organic EL display apparatus includes: obtaining a representative current (I)-voltage (V) characteristic of a display panel including pixels each having an organic EL device and a driving transistor; dividing the display panel into a plurality of divided regions, and calculating a light-emitting efficiency and an... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130027388 - Apparatus and method for downsizing surface elevation data: Provided is an apparatus and method for downsizing surface elevation data. The method includes receiving surface elevation data consisting of a plurality of cells, sequentially searching all the cells in a predetermined direction, comparing data of a cell having a predetermined reference elevation value or more with data of nearby... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20130027394 - Apparatus and method of multi-view rendering: Provided is an apparatus and method of multi-view rendering. A method of multi-view rendering includes rendering one or more 3D objects based on a first viewpoint, transforming pixel values of pixels of the first viewpoint, which are obtained by the rendering of the 3D objects, into pixel values of pixels... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130027396 - Device and method for 2d to 3d conversion: A device and method are provided for two dimension (2D) to three dimension (3D) conversion. A 2D to 3D conversion device receives a 2D image data. The 2D to 3D conversion device assigns position data of a predetermined window. The 2D to 3D conversion device generates a depth map including... Agent: Novatek Microelectronics Corp.
20130027395 - Display device, control system, and storage medium storing control program: According to an aspect, a display device includes a display unit, a detecting unit, and a control unit. The display unit displays a publication. The detecting unit detects an object that performs an operation of turning a page of the publication. The control unit causes the display unit to display... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130027392 - Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and non-transitory computer readable information storage medium: Provided is a technology that enables control selection as to which of a raster image for three-dimensional display, which is generated based on a raster image drawn in a memory, and the raster image drawn in the memory is to be displayed without forcing a user to do complicated work.... Agent: Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
20130027393 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program: An information processing apparatus includes an image generation unit configured to generate a viewpoint image in a case where a watch point set in a three-dimensional virtual space is viewed from a predetermined virtual viewpoint, a detection unit configured to detect a movement of an operator, and a viewpoint displacement... Agent:
20130027389 - Making a two-dimensional image into three dimensions: A 2D (two dimensional) image can be received that comprises at least one image layer. A depth value can be added to the image layer in the 2D image. The 2D image can be made into 3D (three dimensional) by using the added depth value.... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130027386 - Rendering and displaying a three-dimensional object representation: A touch screen controller is configured for use in an electronic system. The electronic system comprises: the touch screen controller, a host processing system physically distinct from the touch screen controller, a display screen, and a proximity sensor element. The touch screen controller comprises proximity sensor control circuitry, a rendering... Agent:
20130027385 - Semantic-driven profile curve interpolation for swept-surface extrusion: A method, apparatus, system, and computer readable storage medium provide the ability to transition between two different profile curves in a swept surface extrusion. Each curve has section sequences that include consecutive sections, which in turn include constant attributes, which in turn include graphic attributes and semantic attributes. The section... Agent: Autodesk, Inc.
20130027387 - Stereoscopic display device and control method thereof: A stereoscopic display device and a control method thereof are disclosed. A liquid crystal display (LCD) panel of the stereoscopic display device is configured to display left-eye frames and right-eye frames alternately. Each of the left-eye frames includes a left-eye sub-frame and a black sub-frame that are displayed by a... Agent: Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co. Ltd.
20130027390 - Stereoscopic image display device and method for driving the same: A stereoscopic image display device and method for driving the same are disclosed. The stereoscopic image display device comprises: a display panel including data lines and gate lines; an image converter that calculates disparity values based on depth values of the depth map extracting from 2D image data, calculates gain... Agent:
20130027391 - Stereoscopic image system: A stereoscopic image system is provided. The stereoscopic image system comprises: a depth detection unit, for receiving a two-dimensional image and a corresponding depth image, and generating a depth level map according to the two-dimensional image and the corresponding depth image; a stereoscopic image generator, for generating a stereoscopic image... Agent: Wistron Corp.
20130027399 - Anatomical recognition, orientation and display of an upper torso to assist breast surgery: Various methods, techniques or modules are provided to allow for the automated analysis of the 3-D representation of the upper front torso (i) to recognize 3-D anatomical features, (ii) to orient the subject with reference to their anatomy or a display, (iii) to determine dimensional analysis including direct point-to-point lines,... Agent: Allergan, Inc.
20130027397 - Drawing device: A drawing device includes a coordinate transformation unit receiving vertex information of a graphic and generating graphic information including at least positional information indicative of coordinates on a two-dimensional display surface of the graphic based on the vertex information; a selection unit receiving the graphic information from the coordinate transformation... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130027398 - Systems and methods for modeling 3d geological structures: Systems and methods for modeling a three-dimensional (3D) geological structure to improve maximum continuity interpolation. An integration method describes local anisotropic effects and introduces interpolation techniques to perform the interpolation between two points of interest along a direction of maximum continuity and across fault surfaces.... Agent: Landmark Graphics Corporation
20130027400 - Display device and method of driving the same: A display device including a display panel displaying an original image at a first time and a converted image based on the original image at a second time. The average value of the luminance of a first pixel (of the original image) first time and the luminance of the first... Agent:
20130027402 - 2d region rendering: Disclosed is a method of rendering a plurality of graphical objects. The method generates a region graph using at least a plurality of intersection points of the graphical objects. The intersection points identify disjoint regions each representing a particular combination of the graphical objects, in which the region graph has... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130027401 - Augmented report viewing: Various embodiments of systems and methods for augmented report viewing are described herein. An image of a report tag of a printed report is captured using a mobile device. The report tag is decoded. The printed report includes one or more report parts and corresponding report part tags. After a... Agent:
20130027403 - Content information display method and apparatus: Provided are a content information display method and apparatus. The method includes: receiving a content file list; receiving additional information having a same property from among additional information on each of content files included in the content file list; generating a graph representing a degree of the property by comparing... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130027405 - Image processing apparatus and image processing method: A mask information generator carries out the following processing: (1) defining lines which become respective sides of a polygon of which three or more points on a display screen designated by user's operation become vertices; (2) calculating a value of a coordinate in a vertical direction on each of the... Agent: Jvc Kenwood Corporation
20130027404 - Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for managing collaboration on a virtual work of art: Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for managing collaboration on a virtual work of art between multiple electronic devices are provided. A first graphical display system of a first device may generate an input command in response to receiving user information through a user interface of the first device, and may... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130027406 - System and method for improved font substitution with character variant replacement: Text is presented at a computer system in a font that lacks a visual representation for a character by substituting the visual representation of a variant of the character in the text. For example, a character having a Unicode code point is associated with variants in a character variant table,... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130027407 - Fluid dynamics framework for animated special effects: An animated special effect is modeled using a fluid dynamics framework system. The fluid dynamics framework for animated special effects system accepts volumetric data as input. Input volumetric data may represent the initial state of an animated special effect. Input volumetric data may also represent sources, sinks, external forces, and/or... Agent: Dreamworks Animation LLC
20130027409 - Systems and methods for resource planning using animation: A system and method of presenting resource information for an entity includes receiving input data associated with the resource information of the entity, generating, by a computer, an animated representation of the resource information along one or more determined timelines employing a plurality of graphical characters based on the input... Agent:
20130027408 - Systems and methods for webpage adaptive rendering: This disclosure describes systems, methods, and apparatus for rendering animated images on a webpage. In particular, animated images that are visible are rendered as animations, whereas animated images that are not visible, those that can only be seen by scrolling the webpage, are rendered as a single static image until... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130027410 - Cpu/gpu synchronization mechanism: A thread on one processor may be used to enable another processor to lock or release a mutex. For example, a central processing unit thread may be used by a graphics processing unit to secure a mutex for a shared memory.... Agent:
20130027411 - Graphical presentation of ews/patient state: A patient monitoring system includes a display that displays a plurality of sectors including one or more icons. A controller is configured to display patient data received from a patient monitoring system in a corresponding sector of the display. The controller programmed to determine patient status from the patient data... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20130027412 - Programmable controllers and schedule timers: The present invention relates to a user interface system and method for programming a schedule of a programmable device. The system comprises processor means and a display unit coupled to the processor means, whereby the processor means is configured to provide a graphical display on the display unit for displaying... Agent: Colimote Limited
20130027413 - System and method for entering and exiting sleep mode in a graphics subsystem: A technique is disclosed for a graphics processing unit (GPU) to enter and exit a power saving deep sleep mode. The technique involves preserving processing state within local memory by configuring the local memory to operate in a self-refresh mode while the GPU is powered off for deep sleep. An... Agent:
20130027415 - Deferred deletion and cleanup for graphics resources: A method and an apparatus for maintaining separate information for graphics commands that have been sent to a graphics processing unit (GPU) and for graphics commands that have been processed by the GPU are described. The graphics commands may be associated with graphics resources. A manner to respond to a... Agent:
20130027414 - Image generating device, image generating method, and non-transitory information storage medium: An image generating device includes: a gravity parameter changing section for changing a parameter relating to gravity of each of a plurality of rigid bodies which are constrained to one another and included in a first object based on a positional relationship between each of the plurality of rigid bodies... Agent: Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
20130027416 - Gather method and apparatus for media processing accelerators: Apparatus, systems and methods are described including dividing cache lines into at least most significant portions and next most significant portions, storing cache line contents in a register array so that the most significant portion of each cache line is stored in a first row of the register array and... Agent:
20130027417 - Alternate scene representations for optimizing rendering of computer graphics: Shading attributes for scene geometry are predetermined and cached in one or more alternate scene representations. Lighting, shading, geometric, and/or other attributes of the scene may be precalculated and stored for at least one of the scene representations at an appropriate level of detail. Rendering performance is improved generally and... Agent: Pixar
20130027419 - Image processing device and method: An image processing device including: a local mean image generating section; a binarization image generating section configured to generate a binarization image, wherein pixels corresponding to high frequency regions and low frequency regions have a first and second grey scales, respectively; a ternarization image generating section configured to divide, based... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130027418 - Image reproduction device calibration: Various examples within the present disclosure provide methods, apparatuses, and systems related to the calibration of image reproduction devices. Various image reproduction devices may communicate, determine calibration capabilities, and generate color profiles.... Agent:
20130027420 - Color mapping: A method may include receiving, from a user, information identifying a first color, and identifying a first item having the first color to be output to a display. The method may also include generating information associated with the first item, the generated information including at least one of a pattern,... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20130027421 - Language-based color calibration of displays: Described herein is a method of calibrating displays (or printers) using Natural Language-based commands. The exemplary method provides an easy-to-use solution to the common methods of color calibrating a display. Instead of using sliders or manual controls for the individual dimensions of a three-dimensional color problem, the user is able... Agent: Xerox Corporation
20130027422 - Extending a display area of a computer: Embodiments generally relate to extending a display area of a computer. In one embodiment, a method includes detecting a first position of a secondary display relative to a primary display. The method further includes detecting a second position of the secondary display. The method further includes adjusting one or more... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130027423 - Visible light communication method in information display device having led backlight unit and the information display device: A method provides additional information from a server to a visible light communication terminal through visible light communication in an information display device having a Light Emitting Diode (LED) backlight unit. To this end, if content data regarding an image output through a screen of an information display device is... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130027424 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program: An information processing apparatus includes a clipping section that clips, from a captured image in which a food is captured as a subject, regions for each food to generate food images, and a grouping section that groups the generated food images for each identical subject.... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130027427 - Associating digital images with waypoints: Methods and systems are disclosed for identifying waypoints. In one aspect, a method performed by an application executing on a computer system, includes receiving at least two sets of digital images including a first set of digital images for which image acquisition times are known and a second set of... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130027426 - Display apparatus, display method, and moving body: According to an embodiment, a display apparatus includes an information acquisition unit, a control unit, and a display unit. The information acquisition unit is configured to acquire information relating to an energy efficiency of a moving body. The control unit is configured to generate image data to include a display... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130027425 - Superimposed annotation output: Technologies are generally described for systems and methods effective to display a first output and simultaneously display a second output corresponding to user input superimposed on the first output. In some examples, a second output is displayed on a display simultaneously with and superimposed on a first output. The second... Agent: Peking University
20130027428 - Generating a discussion group in a social network based on metadata: The present invention includes a system and method for generating a discussion in a social network based on visual search results. A mixed media reality (MMR) engine receives images from a user device and identifies matching MMR objects. A social network application determines whether a discussion group that is related... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
20130027430 - Image processing device, image processing method and program: A method is provided for superimposing schedule data on a temporal measurement object. The method comprises receiving image data representing an input image. The method further comprises detecting the presence of a temporal measurement object in the input image based on features of the temporal measurement object detected in the... Agent:
20130027429 - System and method for locational messaging: Herein is disclosed a positional content platform and related systems and methods. According to some embodiments, the platform includes a mobile processing and communication device and a service layer executing on a server. The mobile processing and communication device communicates with the service layer. By virtue of the communication, a... Agent:
20130027431 - Display system and method: An exemplary electronic device is capable of communicating with one other electronic device including a slave display unit. The electronic device includes a master display unit, sensors, and a processor. The master display unit and the at least one slave display unit cooperatively form a united display unit. The master... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130027432 - Method and system for displaying contact status: A method and a system for displaying contact status are provided by this invention which adapts to instant communication field. The method includes the following steps: obtaining contact status information; determining the corresponding path information according to the obtained contact status information; constructing and displaying a vector picture for indicating... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
20130027433 - User interface and method for managing a user interface state between a locked state and an unlocked state: A user interface for an electronic device and method for managing a state between a locked state and an unlocked state of a user interface having a touch sensitive display are provided. The user interface has a controller including a state change module for switching the state of the user... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130027435 - Image display system, image display method, social network service system, and computer-readable medium: An image display system includes a transmission unit configured to cause a terminal to transmit images to a server through a network, a storage configured to store the images transmitted by the transmission unit, a layout unit configured to write resized images of the images stored in the storage into... Agent: Casio Computer Co., Ltd.
20130027434 - Touch-screen keyboard facilitating touch typing with minimal finger movement: A system, method and computer-readable medium for using a touch-screen keyboard. A keyboard operation module generates geometric shapes for display on a touch-screen display, each geometric shape corresponding to a respective finger of a user. Each geometric shape includes characters at predefined locations around the perimeter of the geometric shape.... Agent: Google Inc.
20130027439 - Display apparatus: A display apparatus including a display panel and a patterned retarder disposed on the display panel. The display apparatus displays a first image in a 2D mode and displays a second image including a left-eye image and a right-eye image in a 3D mode. Each of the sub-pixels included in... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130027438 - Display capable of calibrating white balance and method thereof: A white balance calibration method includes providing red light, green light, blue light, and white light to a display panel according to first image data; detecting a first temperature of a backlight module when the backlight module provides the red light, green light, blue light, and white light to the... Agent:
20130027440 - Enhanced grayscale method for field-sequential color architecture of reflective displays: A field-sequential color architecture is included in a reflective mode display. The reflective mode display may be a direct-view display such as an interferometric modulator display. The reflective mode display may include three or more different subpixel types, each of which corresponds to a color. Data for each color may... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.
20130027436 - Laser scrolling color scheme for projection display: Methods and systems for improved optical efficiency and brightness of display systems are provided herein. Embodiments use laser light sources in substantially continuous mode, thereby increasing the maximum overall output of an optical system. Embodiments exploit the small étendue of laser sources to lower the loss of throughput of an... Agent: High Definition Integration Ltd.
20130027441 - Method of driving image display device: A method of driving an image display device including (A) an image display panel in which pixels each having first to fourth subpixels displaying first to third primary colors and fourth color, respectively are arranged in a two-dimensional matrix, and (B) a signal processor, in an i-th image display frame,... Agent: Japan Display West, Inc.
20130027442 - Projecting device with multiple mutual boosting light sources: The present invention relates to an illumination device comprising a number of light sources and a number light collecting means, where the light collecting means collect light generated by the first light sources and convert the light into a source light beam propagating primarily along a primary optical axis. At... Agent: Martin Professional A/s
20130027437 - Subpixel arrangements of displays and method for rendering the same: An apparatus including a display and control logic is provided. In one example, the display includes an array of subpixels having a plurality of zigzag subpixel groups. Each zigzag subpixel group includes at least three zigzag subpixel units arranged adjacently along a horizontal or vertical direction. Each zigzag subpixel unit... Agent:
20130027443 - Light emission device, light emission device driving method, and projector: A light emission device includes: first and second clad layers sandwiching an active layer; a first electrode connected with the first clad layer; and second electrodes connected with the second clad layer, at least part of the active layer forms gain areas corresponding to the second electrodes, the gain areas... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130027444 - Field-sequential color architecture of reflective mode modulator: A field-sequential color architecture is included in a reflective mode display. The reflective mode display may be a direct-view display such as an interferometric modulator display. In some implementations, the reflective mode display may include three or more different subpixel types, each of which corresponds to a color. In some... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.
20130027445 - Circuit for compensating color shift of a color sequential display method and method thereof: A circuit for compensating color shift of a color sequential display method includes an image processing unit and a timing control circuit. The image processing unit includes a gray level generation unit, a pre-processing unit, and a color compensation unit. The gray level generation generates first gray levels of red,... Agent:
20130027446 - Electro-optical device, method of driving electro-optical device, electronic apparatus, and projector: An electro-optical device of the invention includes a first substrate and a second substrate facing each other with an electro-optical medium sandwiched therebetween, a pixel region having a plurality of pixels, and an ion trap section having an electrode formed in a region outside of the pixel region. A trapping... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation01/24/2013 > 173 patent applications in 58 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20130021222 - Large-scale display device: P
20130021223 - Image display device, image display system, and network connection method: An image display device for displaying an image based on an image signal input from a plurality of image supply devices via a network includes a storage section storing connection information used for the image supply device being connected to the image display device via the network, an encoding section... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130021224 - Head-up display apparatus: A display image to be projected onto a projection surface is formed on an imaging surface of a screen member at time of projecting the display image onto the projection surface. A projector is adapted to project a light, which forms the display image on the imaging surface. The imaging... Agent: Denso Corporation
20130021225 - Nose bridge sensor: Systems and methods for selecting an action associated with a power state transition of a head-mounted display (HMD) in the form of eyeglasses are disclosed. A signal may be received from a sensor on a nose bridge of the eyeglasses indicating if the HMD is in use. Based on the... Agent: Google Inc.
20130021226 - Wearable display devices: A wearable display device is described that allows the image from a semi-transparent display screen placed close to the eye to be correctly focused onto the retina while simultaneously allowing the image from the external environment to pass through the device without significant aberration. Focus of the display screen image... Agent:
20130021227 - Image processing device, display device, and image processing method: An image processing device supplies an image signal to a display device having pixels being composed mainly of four sub-pixels arranged two by two in a first direction and a second direction. The image processing device includes a first filter processing section adapted to perform a filter process of limiting... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130021228 - Pixel circuit and display device: [Problem to be solved] To achieve low power consumption. [Solution] The driving transistor T1 supplies driving current from the power supply VDD to the organic EL elements OLED. The source end of the driving transistor T1 connected to one end of the said organic EL elements OLED, the other end... Agent: Global Oled Technology LLC
20130021229 - Display driver: An apparatus is provided, which includes a driving circuit. The driving circuit includes a gamma reference source and a liquid crystal display (LCD) source driver circuit. A first resistor string is provided. A plurality of digital-to-analog converters (DACs) are provided, where each DAC is coupled to the first resistor string.... Agent: National Semiconductor Corporation
20130021230 - Apparatus, method and module for selective pixel control of display: An apparatus including: a pixellated polarizer including a first array of pixels wherein each pixel can be selectively controlled either to provide a defined polarization or not to provide a defined polarization; a pixellated light emitter including a second array of pixels wherein each pixel can be selectively controlled to... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130021231 - Liquid crystal display device: In a liquid crystal display device (20), a liquid crystal panel (14) is divided into a display region (15a) including a plurality of pixels (10a) and a display region (15b) including a plurality of pixels (10b). A memory circuit (1) is provided to each pixel (10a) included in the display... Agent:
20130021233 - Apparatus, system, and method for providing feedback sensations of temperature and hardness-softness to a controller: Described herein are hand-held controller, system, and method for providing real-time sensations of temperature and/or hardness-softness to the hand-held controller. The hand-held controller comprises a first region configured to be touched by a user and to provide a real-time computer programmable hardness-softness sensation to the user in response to a... Agent:
20130021234 - Apparatus, system, and method for providing feedback sensations of temperature and texture to a controller: Described herein are hand-held controller, system, and method for providing real-time sensations of temperature and texture to a user of the hand-held controller. The hand-held controller comprises a first region to be touched by a user and to provide a real-time computer programmable texture sensation to a user in response... Agent:
20130021232 - Apparatus, system, and method for providing feedback sensations of temperature, texture, and hardness-softness to a controller: Described herein are hand-held controller, system, and method for providing real-time programmable sensations of texture, hardness-softness, and temperature (thermal) to the hand-held controller. The hand-held controller comprises a first region configured to be touched by a user and to provide a real-time programmable hardness-softness sensation to the user in response... Agent:
20130021235 - Apparatus, system, and method for providing feedback sensations of texture and hardness-softness to a controller: Described herein are hand-held controller, system, and method for providing real-time sensations of texture and hardness-softness to a user of the hand-held controller. The hand-held controller comprises a first region to be touched by a user and to provide real-time computer programmable texture sensations to the user in response to... Agent:
20130021239 - Display device: A display device includes a display panel including a plurality of pixels, a shutter panel including a driver circuit, a liquid crystal, and light-transmitting electrodes provided in a striped manner, and a positional data detector configured to detect a positional data of a viewer. The shutter panel is provided over... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20130021240 - Method and device for controlling an apparatus as a function of detecting persons in the vicinity of the apparatus: A method for controlling an electronic apparatus, includes steps of: acquiring an image of the environment of the apparatus, detecting the presence of human faces in the image acquired, estimating a respective position of each face detected in relation to the apparatus, and sending a signal to the apparatus to... Agent: Stmicroelectronics (rousset) Sas
20130021237 - Optical remote control system: An optical remote control system includes a home appliance and a remote controller. The home appliance operates according to a user command and its housing includes an opening. A status indicator light and a reference light are disposed within the opening. The status indicator light includes a visible light source,... Agent:
20130021236 - Orientation based application launch system: An electronic device may include multiple faces, an application launch input element, a memory that stores multiple applications, and a processor that accesses the memory. In response to a detected trigger of the application launch input element, the processor determines the orientation of the device. For example, the processor may... Agent:
20130021241 - Portable information display terminal: Disclosed is a portable information display terminal which can start an application program correspondingly to a use state even if assumed to be used in a placed state. The portable information display terminal (1) comprises: a housing (20); a use state detection means (53) which detects if the terminal is... Agent: Funai Electric Co., Ltd.
20130021238 - Systems and methods for electronic discovery: A system for electronic discovery may comprise an electronic discovery platform; a two-handed controller configured to produce a plurality of signals; and a memory configured to store at least one set of controller signal relationships, the controller signal relationships being associated with the two-handed controller. A system for electronic discovery... Agent:
20130021242 - Advanced handwriting system with multi-touch features: An electronic device includes a handwriting recognition (HWR) application. The electronic device includes a processor configured to execute the HWR application and a memory storing the HWR application. The electronic device includes a display configured to receive a finger gesture. The HWR application determines a setting data as a function... Agent: Motorola Solutions, Inc.
20130021243 - Display apparatus and method for displaying thereof: A display apparatus and a method for displaying thereof are provided. The display apparatus includes a display unit which displays an object and a pointer, an input unit which receives input of a user command, and a controller which moves the pointer according to the user command, and adjusts movement... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021244 - Display device with input unit, control method for same, control program and recording medium: Disclosed is a display device equipped with an input section that can be operated accurately. A display device equipped with an input section (50) of the present invention includes a correcting section (39), which includes a sensor location detecting section (28) that detects the location of the optical axis of... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130021246 - Input apparatus of display apparatus, display system and control method thereof: An input apparatus of a display apparatus, a display system, and a control method thereof, are provided herein, the input apparatus including: a communication unit which communicates with the display apparatus; a sensing unit which detects angular speed and acceleration from a motion of the input apparatus; a storage unit... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021245 - Interactive content control method and user interface apparatus using the same: An interactive content control method and a user interface apparatus using the same are provided. The interactive content control method detects a reference length which becomes a reference for controlling interactive content according to a movement of a user, on the basis of skeletal information of the user, detects a... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20130021247 - Foldable wireless mouse and laptop computer having same: A foldable wireless mouse includes an operation part and a support part. The operation part includes an operation surface, a first matching surface and a first bottom surface. An input component is mounted on the operation surface. The first matching surface is perpendicular to the first bottom surface. The support... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd
20130021248 - Data input system and method for a touch sensor input: A data input system for a touch sensor input identifies words input as a set of points by a user. The intended word is identified by determining an origin and points associated with letters on a log polar coordinate system. The log distances and angles of the points are then... Agent:
20130021251 - Electronic device system utilizing a character input method: A character input method is implemented in a device with a plurality of keys. If a key is activated by a first operation matching a first input pattern, a first route is selected to traverse a plurality of characters corresponded by the key during presentation of the plurality of characters.... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130021252 - Electronic device system utilizing a character input method: A character input method is implemented in a device with a plurality of keys. If a key is activated by a first operation matching a first input pattern, a first route is selected to traverse a plurality of characters corresponded by the key during presentation of the plurality of characters.... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130021253 - Electronic device system utilizing a character input method: A character input method is implemented in a device with a plurality of keys. If a key is activated by a first operation matching a first input pattern, a first route is selected to traverse a plurality of characters corresponded by the key during presentation of the plurality of characters.... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130021254 - Electronic device system utilizing a character input method: A character input method is implemented in a device with a plurality of keys. If a key is activated by a first operation matching a first input pattern, a first route is selected to traverse a plurality of characters corresponded by the key during presentation of the plurality of characters.... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130021255 - Electronic device system utilizing a character input method: A character input method is implemented in a device with a plurality of keys. If a key is activated by a first operation matching a first input pattern, a first route is selected to traverse a plurality of characters corresponded by the key during presentation of the plurality of characters.... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130021257 - Keyboard for dynamic display and a system comprising the keyboard: c
20130021250 - Method and handheld electronic device for displaying and selecting diacritics: A handheld electronic device includes a keypad having up plurality of keys and a selection member; a display component; and a processor cooperating with the keypad and the display component to provide a display at the display component. The display includes a first representation of a plurality of the keys,... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130021256 - Mobile terminal with touch panel function and input method for same: A mobile terminal with touch panel function includes: a display section, a touch panel section, and a controller. The touch panel section identifies a location on the screen of the display section that a user has touched. The controller identifies a touched key by collating the location identified by the... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130021249 - User validation using images: A method of validating a user, comprises the steps of: storing for a user data representative of a validation code for the user comprising a combination of symbols selected from a set of symbols; presenting a displayed image including a plurality of designatable areas in which said set of symbols... Agent: Pinoptic Limited
20130021259 - Information processing device and character input method: According to an aspect, an information processing device includes: a touch panel for detecting a contact; and a controller configured to display a virtual keyboard including a plurality of buttons on the touch panel, and receive, when the touch panel detects a contact started at a first position on the... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130021258 - Reduced keypad for a mobile communication device for predictive input: An apparatus is provided with a first and a second plurality of input keys. At least some input keys of the first plurality of input keys are associated with both a numeric value and a first set of alphabetic values, and arranged in a first alphabetic keypad layout based on... Agent: Varia Holdings LLC
20130021260 - Method for inputting korean character on touch screen: A method for inputting a Korean character by using a touch screen is provided. The method includes detecting touch points of a first touch and a second touch on the touch screen, displaying a consonant of a consonant input key corresponding to a center point of the detected touch points... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130021288 - Apparatuses, methods and computer programs for a virtual stylus: Apparatus, the apparatus configured to: receive depth motion signalling associated with depth motion actuation of a physical stylus; and generate image data of a virtual stylus which has a virtual length according to the received depth motion signalling.... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130021286 - Character input device: A mobile phone terminal includes a touch panel that detects a gesture with respect to a display surface thereof, and a control unit that displays a plurality of buttons on the display surface of the touch panel. When the touch panel detects a gesture in which touch is started at... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130021277 - Communication device, method for controlling the same, and non-transitory computer readable medium storing program for the same: There is provided a communication device including: a touch screen display configured to detect an indicated position and to display a plurality of kinds of object; a controller configured to control the touch screen display to define at least one first area in the touch screen display, control the touch... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
20130021285 - Display device with touch panel function: A display device with a touch panel function is a display device having a display region including a first color transmitting section through which a first color is transmitted and a second color transmitting section through which a second color is transmitted. The display device includes, within the display region,... Agent:
20130021283 - Display device with touch sensor: Provided is a display device with a touch sensor that can avoid the influence of noise originating from the polarity inversion of a common voltage of the display device without using special circuitry. The display device with a touch sensor includes a sensor output readout circuit (21) that is sequentially... Agent:
20130021275 - Display method and terminal: A display method and a terminal are described. The terminal has a rectangle display screen with a long side and a short side. The terminal has two states, a first state in which only the short side is parallel to a horizontal plane and a second state in which only... Agent:
20130021269 - Dynamic control of an active input region of a user interface: The systems and methods described herein may help to provide for more convenient, efficient, and/or intuitive operation of a user-interface. An example computer-implemented method may involve: (i) providing a user-interface comprising an input region; (ii) receiving data indicating a touch input at the user-interface; (iii) determining an active-input-region setting based... Agent: Google Inc.
20130021274 - Electronic apparatus and control method therefor: An electronic apparatus comprises an operation unit; a plurality of touch detection units each configured to detect a touch input to the operation unit; a sensitivity adjustment unit configured to perform adjustment so that a sensitivity of a touch detection unit of the plurality of touch detection units, which is... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130021261 - Electronic device and method of controlling same: A method includes establishing communication between a first portable electronic device and a second portable electronic device, wherein the first portable electronic device includes a first processor and by the first processor, displaying first information on a first display of the first electronic device and controlling the second portable electronic... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130021263 - Electronic device and method of controlling same: A method includes detecting a first touch at a first touch location on a touch-sensitive display, detecting a second touch at a second touch location on the touch-sensitive display, and when a first distance from the first touch location to the second touch location meets a distance threshold and a... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130021264 - Electronic device including a touch-sensitive display and navigation device and method of controlling same: A method includes detecting a touch beginning at a first location on a touch-sensitive display of a portable electronic device, wherein the touch-sensitive display has a first area and second area. The method also includes, when the touch begins, filtering touch data comprising further processing the touch data when the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130021280 - Handheld computing device: A minimum Z height handheld electronic device and methods of assembly is described. The electronic device includes a single seamless housing having a front opening and a cover disposed within the front opening and attached to the seamless housing without a bezel.... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130021287 - Information device and mobile information device: In an information device, an input information determination unit determines a first operation conducted on any one of a plurality of items for selecting any one of items, and a second operation conducted on any one of a plurality of positions unrelated to positions corresponding to the items for selecting... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130021281 - Interactive input system displaying an e-book graphic object and method of manipulating a e-book graphic object: An interactive input system includes a touch panel; and processing structure displaying on the touch panel at least one graphic object depicting a book having one or more page stacks. The processing structure displays each page stack of the book graphic object with a respective width that is based on... Agent: Smart Technologies Ulc
20130021279 - Method and apparatus for providing feedback in portable terminal: A method of providing feedback in a portable terminal by displaying a three dimensional screen, determining whether a user input in the three dimensional screen is detected; extracting a disparity of a specific content or a specific content output area layer corresponding to the detected user input, determining at least... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021267 - Methods and touch devices using multiple sampling frequencies: Techniques for using multiple sampling frequencies to detect the location of touch inputs of a user at a touch panel of a touch device. A determination is made as to which of and second sampling frequencies is provided to a receiver for use in sampling the touch inputs from the... Agent: Acer Incorporated
20130021266 - Methods of displaying a second view: Methods of displaying information on an electronic device have a first touchscreen display and a second touchscreen display are disclosed. As the user enters inputs on the first touchscreen display, the second touchscreen displays the results of the user's inputs on the first touchscreen display. Either touchscreen can be used... Agent: Imerj LLC
20130021270 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal and method may be provided. A memo application function may be quickly provided through a single user action only. A touch screen may receive first user action for executing a memo application, and may receive second user action for receiving an input for a memo while the... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130021273 - Mobile terminal and display controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal and display controlling method thereof are disclosed. The present invention includes receiving an input of a 1st touch action on a prescribed point on a screen, receiving an input of a 2nd touch action to select a specific object from a plurality of objects displayed on the... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130021276 - Mobile terminal and vibration power control method thereof: The present disclosure relates to a mobile terminal capable of providing optimal vibration power through sweeping of vibration frequencies, and a vibration power control method thereof. When a specific touch is detected after setting frequency sweep information in form of table in a memory, at least one sweep frequency is... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130021284 - Portable terminal, display control program and display control method: A mobile terminal composed of relatively movable first and second bodies has a display unit that displays an image and is provided on the first body and a touch panel that displays an image, detects contact made thereon, and is provided on the second body. When the mobile terminal switches... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130021265 - Second view: Systems for displaying information on an electronic device have a first touchscreen display and a second touchscreen display. As the user enters inputs on the first touchscreen display, the second touchscreen displays the results of the user's inputs on the first touchscreen display. Either touchscreen can be used as an... Agent: Imerj LLC
20130021278 - Shaped capacitive touch sensor, devices, and methods of use: Touch sensors and associated systems and methods are disclosed. The amount of skin of a user's finger that touches the touch sensor changes in relation to the intensity or pressure applied by the finger. A variable control signal is generated proportional to the pressure applied to the touch sensor.... Agent:
20130021262 - Systems and methods for receiving gesture inputs spanning multiple input devices: Systems and methods for operating a handheld computing device having more than one input device. An input event may be received at one of the input devices. The location of the input event may be translated into a location with respect to a global virtual space. This translated location may... Agent: Imerj LLC
20130021271 - Touch mouse: A touch device includes a touch panel, a stylus, a measuring wave transmitter sleeved the stylus and transmitting measuring waves, a frame surrounding the touch panel, three sensors embedded in the frame, and a processor electrically connected to the three sensors. The processor stores a coordinate system and location points... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130021268 - Touch panel: Disclosed herein is a touch panel, including: a base substrate divided into an active area, a bezel area surrounding the active area, and a connection area provided outside the bezel area; sensing electrodes formed in the active area; and electrode wirings connected to the sensing electrodes and extended to the... Agent: Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.
20130021282 - Touch screen input method and device: A touch panel is constructed by a display/sensor unit which is slightly larger than a display screen of an LCD and a sensor unit which is projected to the outside from one side, for example, from one side on the right. A finger of the user is touched to a... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130021272 - Touch tracking device and method for a touch screen: A touch tracking method for the touch screen is provided. A touch tracking method for a touch track on a touch screen comprises the steps of: defining a touch track function by information of detected touch points; calculating a predicted touch point by said touch track function; determining if a... Agent:
20130021293 - Display device: A PND (10) having a touch panel (18) is provided with a switch (31) turned on when an operator holds the PND (10) by one hand. Further, the PND (10) is configured to change and set a touch detection threshold to detect, according to “ON” or “OFF” of this switch... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130021295 - Display device with touch panel function: A display device with a touch panel function includes a pressure sensor as a first sensor for detecting presence/absence of pressurization on an input screen, an electrostatic capacitance touch panel as a second sensor for detecting a contact position on the input screen, whose power consumption for waiting in a... Agent:
20130021292 - Garment with touch-sensitive features: A garment including a shell adapted to receive a portion of a finger of a wearer therein, the shell having an interior surface, an exterior surface and an aperture for receiving the finger of the wearer and at least one conductive member disposed on the exterior surface of the shell,... Agent:
20130021291 - Quadrature signal receiver using synchronized oscillator: A system comprises a processing device, a signal generator to generate a first signal and a single receiver to receive a second signal from a capacitive sense array. The single receiver is configured to process the second signal for stylus sensing of a stylus proximate to the capacitive sense array... Agent: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation
20130021290 - Selecting a sensor for user input: An apparatus and method are presented for selecting a surface for user input. The apparatus includes an information handling device having at least two surfaces and at least two sensors, as least one of the sensors being associated with one or more of the surfaces, a determination module, and a... Agent: Lenovo (singapore) Pte, Ltd.
20130021289 - Touch sensitive displays: Displays such as organic light-emitting diode displays may be provided with touch sensing capabilities. A touch sensor may be formed from electrodes located on a thin-film encapsulation layer or one or more sides of a polarizer. A single-sided or double-sided touch sensor panel may be attached to the upper or... Agent:
20130021296 - Touch-sensing panel and touch-sensing apparatus: The present invention relates to a touch-sensing panel and to a touch-sensing apparatus. The touch-sensing panel according to the present invention includes a substrate and one or more sensing regions prepared on the substrate, wherein the sensing region includes one or more first electrodes extending in a first axis direction,... Agent:
20130021294 - Usage of weighting matrices in multi-phase scanning modes: Apparatuses and methods of driving different transmit (TX) phase sequences of a TX signal on TX electrodes in different sensing stages according to a weighting matrix as the excitation matrix. One method drives the TX signals according to the weighting matrix and measures receive (RX) signals on the RX electrodes... Agent:
20130021298 - Display device and driving method thereof: A display device includes: a display panel; and a sensing signal processor connected to the display panel, in which the display panel includes: a gate line which transmits a gate signal; a sensing signal line crossing the gate line; a reference sensing signal line crossing the gate line; a sensing... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021302 - Optical coupler for use in an optical touch sensitive device: An optical touch-sensitive device is able to determine the locations of multiple simultaneous touch events. The optical touch-sensitive device includes multiple emitters and detectors coupled with an optical coupler assembly through a waveguide on the surface on the optical-touch sensitive device. The coupler may be side coupled or edge coupled... Agent: RaptIPLimited
20130021301 - Optical touch module and light source module thereof: An optical touch module disposed on a reference plane and having a sensing area is provided. The optical touch module includes a first light sensing device and a light source module. The first light sensing device is disposed on a first side of the sensing area. The light source module... Agent: Pixart Imaging Inc.
20130021299 - Optical touch panel assembly and light sensor thereof: A light sensor includes a case, a light reflective layer and a light sensing component. The case has a light incident side. The light incident side is partially covered by the light reflective layer to cause the light incident side to form a light incident area uncovered by the light... Agent: Pixart Imaging Inc.
20130021297 - Touch panel: A touch panel includes a transparent substrate defining a touch surface and a non-touch surface, and a light guide plate arranged at the non-touch surface of the transparent substrate. The light guide plate defines a light output surface facing toward the non-touch surface of the transparent substrate, a bottom surface... Agent:
20130021300 - Touch-sensing display apparatus and electronic device therewith: A touch-sensing display apparatus comprises a display unit with integrated elements, and a planar light guide located in front of the display unit so as to define a touch surface. At least one light emitter is arranged to emit light into the light guide for propagation by total internal reflection... Agent: Flatfrog Laboratories Ab
20130021303 - Touch sensing display devices and related methods: The present disclosure provides systems, methods, and apparatus relating to touch sensing display devices that include a sensing device and a display device. In one aspect, a touch sensing display device can include adaptive addressing architecture to adjust an addressing characteristic based at least in part in a sensing characteristic... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.
20130021306 - Display panel driving apparatus and operation method thereof and source driver thereof: A display panel driving apparatus and an operation method thereof and a source driver thereof are provided. The display panel driving apparatus includes a timing controller and a source driver. The timing controller outputs display data and error-check data. The source driver generates source driving signals for driving a display... Agent: Novatek Microelectronics Corp.
20130021307 - Display system, display apparatus, and control method: An information processing apparatus switches a display state of an image to be output to a predetermined display state in the case where connection of another device is detected by receiving a connection signal and then the connection signal is not received again only for a predetermined time. An interface... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130021305 - Piezoelectric laterally vibrating resonator structure geometries for spurious frequency suppression: This disclosure provides implementations of electromechanical systems resonator structures, devices, apparatus, systems, and related processes. In one aspect, a resonator structure includes a first conductive layer of electrodes and a second conductive layer of electrodes. A piezoelectric layer including a piezoelectric material is disposed between the first conductive layer and... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.
20130021304 - Piezoelectric laterally vibrating resonator structures with acoustically coupled sub-resonators: This disclosure provides implementations of electromechanical systems resonator structures, devices, apparatus, systems, and related processes. A resonator structure generally includes a first conductive layer with an input electrode, an output electrode, and a ground electrode. The ground electrode is disposed between the input electrode and the output electrode. In some... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.
20130021308 - Electronic device and method for adjusting backlight brightness: A device and a method for adjusting backlight brightness employed in a display are provided. The electronic device includes a display unit, a backlight unit, a light sensor, a distance sensor, and a control unit. The backlight unit is configured to emit backlight for the display unit. The light sensor... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130021312 - Display device and drive method therefor: A display device 100 includes a plurality of pixel circuits 10 arranged two-dimensionally; a plurality of power lines VPi provided for respective rows of the pixel circuits 10; p common power lines 9, each connected to two or more power lines VPi; and a power control circuit 4. Each pixel... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130021310 - Display device with noise shielding structure: A display device including a front cover and a rear cover coupled to each other in order to receive a display panel, drive board and power supply board, is provided. A shield case mounted on the power supply board and coupled to the rear cover removes noise conducted to the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021311 - Head mount display: A head mount display includes a first frame, a display, a second frame, and a junction. The display is mountable on the first frame. The second frame is configured to be pivotably connected to the first frame and includes a circuit module. The circuit module includes a power circuit configured... Agent:
20130021309 - Methods and devices for driving a display using both an active matrix addressing scheme and a passive matrix addressing scheme: Methods and devices for updating an array of display elements using both an active matrix addressing scheme and a passive matrix addressing scheme are described herein. In one embodiment, the method comprises selecting between an active matrix addressing scheme and a passive matrix addressing scheme. The method further comprises driving... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.
20130021314 - Charge recycling device and panel driving apparatus and driving method using the same: A charge recycling device for a panel display apparatus is disclosed. The charge recycling device includes one or more storage capacitors, and one or more switch modules coupled to the one or more storage capacitors and coupled to a plurality of load capacitors via a plurality of source driving nodes,... Agent:
20130021315 - Lcd device and signal driving method thereof: The present invention discloses an LCD device. The LCD device employs pre-charging within a frame accompanying high and low levels signal of array common lines. Each pixel is charged a high voltage before writing into a correct data signal, that is, the over driving is performed before the correct data... Agent: Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
20130021316 - Light-emitting device: A light-emitting device in which variation in luminance of pixels is suppressed. A light-emitting device includes at least a transistor, a first wiring, a second wiring, a first switch, a second switch, a third switch, a fourth switch, a capacitor, and a light-emitting element. The first wiring and a first... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20130021317 - Liquid crystal display device and method for decaying residual image thereof: By way of enabling a reset signal while turning off a liquid crystal display, a method for decaying residual image of the liquid crystal display is capable of setting the corresponding gate signal of each of a plurality of gate lines of the liquid crystal display based on the reset... Agent: Au Optronics Corp.
20130021318 - Method for driving plasma display panel and plasma display device: In display of an image on a plasma display panel, the contrast of the display image is enhanced. For this purpose, the voltage obtained by subtracting the voltage applied to the data electrode from the low-side voltage of the sustain pulses applied to the scan electrode in the sustain period... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130021313 - Methods and devices for voltage reduction for active matrix displays using variability of pixel device capacitance: Methods and devices for reducing the voltage required to update an array of display elements having variable capacitance are described herein. In one implementation, the method includes driving a display element to a first state using a reset drive line. The method further includes driving the display element to a... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.
20130021320 - Pixel element, display panel thereof, and control method thereof: Based on the stored image data in the capacitive element, a refresh operation is performed to refresh the image data stored in the image data storage capacitor. The refreshed image data has the same polarity as the polarity of the image data stored in the image data storage capacitor in... Agent: Chimei Innolux Corporation
20130021319 - Switch circuit, pixel element and display panel using the same: A switch circuit, a pixel element and a display panel are provided. The switch circuit is for the pixel element, and includes switches. A switch is turned on to perform a sample operation on the pixel element. Another switch has a control terminal coupled to an image data storage capacitor... Agent: Chimei Innolux Corporation
20130021321 - Lcd device and a related driving method: The present invention proposes a LCD device and a driving method thereof. Before required data voltage is applied on each pixel, each pixel is pre-charged to a high voltage level by adjusting outputted voltage level of a common line, thereby over-driving each pixel. The present invention also discloses a method... Agent: Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
20130021322 - Visual ontological system for social community: The present invention relates to a system for storing and managing a comment on content in a social community, and enabling another user to retrieve content or a comment. In particular, the present invention may generate image comments for target content from users of a social community, and summarize the... Agent: Electronics & Telecommunications Research Institute
20130021330 - Display apparatus with 3-d structure and control method thereof: A control method of a display apparatus is provided. The control method includes: obtaining at least one piece of identification information of a user and identification information of three-dimensional (3D) glasses; obtaining a disparity setting mapped to the identification information; and displaying a left eye image and a right eye... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021329 - Display device: c
20130021323 - Displaying three-dimensional image data: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for displaying three-dimensional image data. For example, the position of one or more markers can be tracked. Then, image may be displayed based at least in part on the position of the one or more markers.... Agent: Mckesson Financial Holdings
20130021327 - Image control device and image displaying system comprising the same: An image control device and an image displaying system comprising the same are provided. The image control device co-operates with a displaying device of the image displaying system. When a proximity sensor of the image control device senses proximity of a user, it generates a three-dimensional image activation signal for... Agent: Delta Electronics, Inc.
20130021333 - Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program: There is provided an image processing apparatus. The image processing apparatus generates a plurality of viewpoint images from an input image signal formed by a two-dimensional image signal such that a signal difference between viewpoints is a predetermined value, and both of two viewpoint images where the signal difference between... Agent:
20130021335 - Image processing device, image processing method, and medical image diagnostic device: In an image processing system according to an embodiment, an image processing device in the embodiment includes a receiving unit, a flat image generator, and an output unit. The receiving unit receives setting of a region of interest on parallax images of a subject that are displayed stereoscopically. The flat... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130021332 - Image processing method, image processing device and display device: An image processing method is provided that includes: acquiring an original image; and with respect to pixels in an area which is within the acquired original image and from which parallax information is not extracted or acquired, generating the parallax information of the pixels in the area in accordance with... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130021331 - Image processing system, image processing apparatus, and image processing method: According to one embodiment, an image processing system includes a stereoscopic display device and a control unit. The stereoscopic display device is configured to display a stereoscopic image viewed by an observer stereoscopically by displaying a predetermined parallax number of parallax images. The control unit is configured to perform control,... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130021336 - Image processing system, image processing device, image processing method, and medical image diagnostic device: An image processing system according to an embodiment includes a stereoscopic display device, a receiving unit, and a display controller. The stereoscopic display device displays a stereoscopic image that is capable of being viewed stereoscopically using a parallax image group as a plurality of parallax images generated by performing rendering... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130021328 - Layout method of sub-pixel renderings: A layout method of sub-pixel renderings includes the following steps: providing an RGB pixel rendering, wherein each pixel of the RGB pixel rendering includes a plurality of sub-pixels, and the plurality of sub-pixels have different colors from each other; and when displaying a stereo image, dividing the RGB pixel rendering... Agent:
20130021326 - Led driving system and display device using the same: A light emitting diode (LED) driving system driving a LED array of a display device includes a microcontroller, a control circuit, a pulse width modulator (PWM) controller, a first driving circuit, a second driving circuit, a first converter circuit and a second converter circuit. The microcontroller outputs a first signal... Agent: Ampower Technology Co., Ltd.
20130021334 - Liquid crystal display: In a liquid crystal display, black data is input to a portion of the pixel rows only during display of a 3D image, the black data functioning as a black matrix. When a 2D image is displayed, the black data is replaced with color data. Thus, when displaying a 3D... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
20130021324 - Method for improving three-dimensional display quality: A method for improving three-dimensional (3D) display quality is provided. A first image data and a second image data for 3D display are associated with a single eye (left eye or right eye). A third state associated with both eyes is generated by analyzing a data difference between the first... Agent: Acer Incorporated
20130021339 - Method for producing a three-dimensional image on the basis of calculated image rotations: Method for producing a three-dimensional image of an object, includes: providing a first image of an object, supplying image values associated with image elements of the first image to a processing device, calculating at least one image constructed from image elements and rotated around a rotation point through a rotation... Agent: Morpho B.v.
20130021337 - Method, computer program and system for computer-based evaluation of image datasets: A method is disclosed for computer-based evaluation of a basic image dataset including a number of image slices on an evaluation device. In at least one embodiment, at least one three-dimensional reconstruction dataset is determined from the basic image dataset by way of the evaluation device, wherein within the framework... Agent: Siemens Aktiengesellschaft
20130021338 - Multi-instance, multi-user virtual reality spaces: A mufti-instance, multi-user animation platform includes a plurality of modeled parallel dimensions in a computer memory. Each of the parallel dimensions may be an independent model of a physical, three-dimensional space having corresponding features such that the parallel dimensions are recognizable as counterparts to each other. Avatars are located within... Agent:
20130021325 - Three-dimensional image display device and a driving method thereof: A three-dimensional (3D) image display device including a display panel assembly including a display panel displaying an image and a timing controller, an integration controller transmitting an input image signal to the timing controller, a shutter member including a left eye shutter and a right eye shutter, a shutter timing... Agent:
20130021340 - Method and apparatus for obtaining lighting information and material information in image modeling system: An apparatus and method for obtaining lighting information and material information in an image modeling system are provided. A material constant of a same material region and lighting information of the same material region may be extracted by applying color channel pixel values, depth values, and viewpoint information to a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Of Suwon-si Republic Of Korea
20130021341 - Method and apparatus to generate 3d volume-panorama image based on 3d volume images: A method and apparatus to generate a volume-panorama image based on three-dimensional (3D) volume images is provided. A method of generating a volume-panorama image includes receiving pieces of image data of one or more volume images, extracting partial regions including one or more voxels from the volume images, determining a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021342 - Noise reduction and focusing algorithms for gmapd: An apparatus and method for processing of XYZ point clouds obtained from a GmAPD LADAR using low-pass filtering followed by high-pass filtering and deconvolution.... Agent: Raytheon Company
20130021344 - System and method for comparing and reviewing documents: A document processing system for accurately and efficiently analyzing documents and methods for making and using same. Each incoming document includes at least one section of textual content and is provided in an electronic form or as a paper-based document that is converted into an electronic form. Since many categories... Agent:
20130021343 - Translating renderman shading language code: The present disclosure includes, among other things, systems, methods and program products for translating RenderMan shading language code.... Agent: Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd.
20130021345 - Multi-channel conversion path position reporting: Methods, systems, and apparatuses, including computer programs encoded on computer-readable media, for receiving information regarding a plurality of conversion paths. Each conversion path includes one or more user interactions, corresponds to a user, and ends with a conversion interaction. A list of channel groups is received. Each channel group includes... Agent: Google Inc.
20130021346 - Knowledge acquisition mulitplex facilitates concept capture and promotes time on task: Described herein is an interactive digital software program and hardware that enables rapid acquisition of textual or audio subject matter, its conversion to editable text and immediate compression into a user understandable summary. The software program maximizes “time on task” while minimizing the time-consuming steps of “concept capture” and “compression”.... Agent:
20130021348 - Systems and methods for animation recommendations: Systems and methods for generating recommendations for animations to apply to animate 3D characters in accordance with embodiments of the invention are disclosed. One embodiment includes an animation server and a database containing metadata describing a plurality of animations and the compatibility of ordered pairs of the described animations. In... Agent: Mixamo, Inc.
20130021347 - Systems and methods for financial planning using animation: CiFiCo (Cinematic Financial Concepts) simplifies finance concept by taking information and “cinematizing” it into fun, simple, engaging, moving visual representations (aka “movies”) accompanied by sound and touch control. Movies contain various assets, incomes, and insurance, as well as intergenerational timelines. CiFiCo can demonstrate the impact of asset accumulation, distribution, taxes,... Agent:
20130021349 - Display device, liquid crystal module, and image display system: A display device includes a display panel in which a plurality of pixels are arranged in a display region; a plurality of photosensors each configured to receive external light irradiating the display region of the display panel; and a graphic display controller in which a reference value is preset for... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130021350 - Apparatus and method for decoding using coefficient compression: Methods and apparatus for utilizing coefficient compression in graphics decoding are provided. In one example, a computer processing unit (CPU) is interfaced with a graphic processing unit (GPU) where the CPU extracts coefficients and passes compressed coefficient data, preferably in uniformly sized data packets, to the GPU for decoding and... Agent: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
20130021351 - Method and system for controlling multimedia monitor: A method and a system for controlling a multimedia monitor are provided. The multimedia monitor has a central processing unit (CPU) and communicates with a computer system through a communication interface. The multimedia monitor displays images from the computer system when the multimedia monitor is in an external signal mode,... Agent: Wistron Corporation
20130021352 - Method and apparatus for performing burst refresh of a self-refreshing display device: A method and apparatus for performing display image refresh in bursts to a display device. A buffered refresh controller includes capabilities to drive the display based on video signals generated from a local frame buffer at a first rate. The graphics controller may optimally be configured to burst a new... Agent:
20130021353 - Virtual gpu: Techniques and structures relating to virtual graphics processing units (VGPUs) are disclosed. A VGPU may appear to software as an independent hardware GPU. However, two or more VGPUs can be implemented on the same GPU through the use of control structures and by duplicating some (but not all) hardware elements... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130021355 - Method and system for displaying proiritized live thumbnail of process graphic views: The system for displaying prioritized live thumbnail of process graphic views includes at least one real time data source 406 for providing live data information and at least one engineering information data source 409. Graphic File Monitor 401 is configured for monitoring change in graphic files repository 405 and Tag... Agent: Yokogawa Electric Corporation
20130021354 - Method and system for displaying using buffer swapping: Methods and systems which may implement buffer swapping are provided. The methods include rendering, onto screen locations of a display screen, data from a memory having a first buffer and a second buffer, each buffer having respective buffer memory locations which correspond to the screen locations of the display screen.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130021356 - Full framebuffer for electronic paper displays: A system and a method are disclosed for updating a bi-stable display includes a framebuffer for storing waveforms for each pixel individually. The system includes determining a current state of a pixel of the bi-stable display; determining a desired state of the pixel of the bi-stable display; and updating the... Agent: Ricoh Company Ltd.
20130021357 - Techniques to control of self refresh display functionality: Techniques are described to monitor a level of graphics processing activity and control power usage based on the level. When no graphics processing activity is detected for a period of time, then a timing controller for a display device is instructed to capture a current image and repeatedly display the... Agent:
20130021358 - Area-based rasterization techniques for a graphics processing system: This disclosure describes area-based rasterization techniques that can improve the performance of a graphics processor. The techniques may include selecting a rasterization mode for a graphics primitive from a set of at least two candidate rasterization modes based on a metric indicative of an area of the graphics primitive. The... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130021359 - Method and system for filtering of visual objects: A system, device, computer-readable instructions, and method are provided for mapping and filtering of visual objects to address bump mapping. For example, a system, device, computer-readable instructions, and method are provided as a unified shading model representing both bump orientation and bidirectional radiance distribution function (“BRDF”). The computer-readable instructions are... Agent:
20130021364 - Apparatuses and methods generating a two-dimensional code with a logo: A logo-added two-dimensional code creation device determines the color of a two-dimensional code to be superimposed on a logo image by adjusting the L value indicating the color lightness, whereby a logo-added two-dimensional code readable regardless of influence of post-printing processing and/or ambient light can be created. The logo-added two-dimensional... Agent:
20130021365 - Color arrangement checking device, information storage medium storing a computer program thereof, and data processing method: A color arrangement checking device stores a full-color document in which elements of each color are placed on a page, detects at least a color and a size of the elements for each page of the document, adds up the size of the elements for the whole page by the... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130021362 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer readable medium: An apparatus includes an input unit, a microphone, a control unit, and a voice recognition unit. The input unit is configured to receive a first type input and a second type input. The microphone is configured to receive an input sound signal. The control unit is configured to control a... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130021361 - Method and device for rendering user interface font: The present invention discloses a method and an apparatus for rendering fonts of a user interface, both of which can establish a font cache table to cache fonts needed to be rendered, searches a font needed to be rendered in the font cache table and returns that font, and renders... Agent: Zte Corporation
20130021363 - Moving image display device and moving image display method: To provide a technology for performing brightness range expansion processing suitable for a scene change when a scene change occurs. If an expansion coefficient output mode determination module 250 detects a scene change, it changes an expansion coefficient output mode from a normal mode to a scene change mode. An... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130021360 - Synchronization of shader operation: The example techniques described in this disclosure may be directed to synchronization between producer shaders and consumer shaders. For example, a graphics processing unit (GPU) may execute a producer shader to produce graphics data. After the completion of the production of graphics data, the producer shader may store a value... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130021366 - Audio visual player apparatus and system and method of content distribution using the same: A method and system are provided for delivering digital content. A first catalogued list of content is delivered from a user operated device to a media storage device, and attributes of the first catalogued list are determined. A second catalogued list of content is delivered from a content provider to... Agent:
20130021367 - Methods of controlling window display on an electronic device using combinations of event generators: First and second events generated by respective ones of first and second event generators are detected and a particular type of window transformation is executed on a display of an electronic device based on the first event in a direction identified by the second event. The type of window transformation... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021368 - System and method for managing and sharing images on per album basis: Provided is a system and method for managing images album-by-album. A communication terminal includes a storage device, a management unit configured to manage images stored on the storage device, album-by-album, and a loading unit configured to load images contained in an album into a server corresponding to a host system... Agent: Nhn Corporation
20130021369 - Timing of displayed objects: Systems and methods for displaying an object determine a display time of a first object, wherein the display time of the first object is determined based on one or more attributes of objects in a collection of objects, generate a display that includes at least part of the first object... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130021370 - Computer implemented methods and apparatus for presentation of feed items in an information feed to be displayed on a display device: Disclosed are systems, apparatus, methods and computer-readable media for presenting feed items in an information feed to be displayed on a display device. In some implementations, a first feed item including first data is received, and a second feed item including second data is received. In some instances, presentation information... Agent: Salesforce.com, Inc.
20130021372 - Image data segmentation: A method for segmenting image data includes identifying a 2D boundary start position corresponding to tissue of interest in a cross-section of volumetric image data, wherein the start position is identified by a current position of a graphical pointer with respect to the cross-section, generating a preview 2D boundary for... Agent: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.v.
20130021371 - Image display apparatus and image display method: An image display apparatus, which displays a display image obtained by graphically processing an input image stored in an image storage unit connected to a common bus, may include a graphic processing unit that has a function of performing a first and second graphic processes for processing the input image,... Agent: Olympus Corporation
20130021373 - Automatic text scrolling on a head-mounted display: A see-through head-mounted display (HMD) device, e.g., in the form of glasses, provides view an augmented reality image including text, such as in an electronic book or magazine, word processing document, email, karaoke, teleprompter or other public speaking assistance application. The presentation of text and/or graphics can be adjusted based... Agent:
20130021374 - Manipulating and displaying an image on a wearable computing system: Example methods and systems for manipulating and displaying a real-time image and/or photograph on a wearable computing system are disclosed. A wearable computing system may provide a view of a real-world environment of the wearable computing system. The wearable computing system may image at least a portion of the view... Agent: Google Inc.
20130021375 - System for monitoring a video: A computer-implemented method monitors a video-based graphic. The method includes displaying a video-based graphic. A position of a pointer is monitored. The method includes determining a transparency of the video-based graphic at a location of the pointer. An action is performed based on the determined transparency of the video-based graphic... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.
20130021377 - Adjusting orientation of content regions in a page layout: When the device is rotated from a portrait orientation to landscape orientation, or vice versa, the display device rotates the content items within distinct respective content regions of a page template (“slots”) that each appear to stay in their same position with respect to a frame of reference of the... Agent: Flipboard, Inc.
20130021378 - Apparatus and method for displaying popup window in portable terminal: An apparatus and a method for displaying a popup window in a portable terminal is provided. The apparatus includes a display unit for displaying the popup window along a longer side of a display area of the display unit, according to a display mode of the portable terminal; and a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021376 - Changing orientation of displayed data responsive to window resizing: A method and apparatus for reorienting displayed data responsive to resizing a window in which the data is displayed is disclosed. Data is displayed in a window in a first orientation. Responsive to receiving an input modifying the size of the window, it is determined whether to reorient the data... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130021379 - Max mode: A smartpad is provided that has various display modes.... Agent: Z124
20130021380 - Electronic device and method for sensing input gesture and inputting selected symbol: An electronic device and method for sensing an input gesture and inputting a selected symbol are provided. An operation method of the electronic device includes determining that an input means has been sensed in a position below a predetermined height from touch regions, determining that the position of the input... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021381 - Method and apparatus for providing folder item information based on touch operation: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method and an apparatus for providing folder project information based on a touch operation. The method includes: determining positions of touch points on a display screen; calculating, according to the positions of the touch points, a size of a zoomed display area of... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
20130021383 - Control apparatus and control method thereof: A control apparatus, according to the present invention, for controlling a display apparatus having a liquid crystal panel and a backlight which is configured from a plurality of divided regions and which emits light, with one or more divided regions as one light-emitting unit, based on decided emission brightness of... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130021382 - Time and/or accuracy dependent weights for network generation in a digital map: A method for improving and extending an existing digital road network and generating new networks from statistically relevant amounts of probe data recorded by GPS-enabled navigation devices. New probe data is matched to the existing digital map, then the data merged into the existing network using a time-dependent weight and/or... Agent:
20130021386 - Apparatus and method for driving backlight, liquid crystal display device and its driving method: A backlight driving apparatus and method, and an LCD device using the same and a driving method thereof are discussed. The backlight driving apparatus includes a backlight unit, a backlight driver, and a backlight controller. The backlight unit includes a plurality of light sources irradiating light on a liquid crystal... Agent:
20130021387 - Display and display method: A display includes: a frame-rate conversion section being configured to be capable of changing a frame-rate conversion ratio having a value of 1 or more, the frame-rate conversion section converting a frame rate of an image signal at the frame-rate conversion ratio being set; and a display section displaying an... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130021384 - Drive device, display apparatus, and computer readable medium: A drive device that drives a display medium displaying an image includes a setting unit that sets a drive voltage of second particles responsive to a display density of the second particles with respect to the image, and sets threshold characteristics of first particles responsive to the set drive voltage... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
20130021385 - Lcd device and black frame insertion method thereof: The present invention discloses an LCD device, which includes N scan lines, N rows of first and second pixel units alternately arranged, N/2 auxiliary scan lines, and switches. The N/2 auxiliary scan lines are respectively disposed between an (i)th row of the first pixel units and an (i+1)th row of... Agent: Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co, Ltd.
20130021388 - Light refraction controlling panel, 3d-display comprising the same, and method of operating the 3d-display: A light refraction controlling panel, a 3D-display, and a method of operating a 3D-display are provided. The light refraction controlling panel includes a transparent substrate, a barrier wall on the transparent substrate, first to fourth electrodes on the barrier wall, the first to fourth electrodes being separated from each other,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130021390 - Liquid crystal display, display method, program, and recording medium: An LCD device includes: an LC panel which exhibits different gamma curves under different view angles, and a display control circuit which divides a single frame period into first and second display periods and divides a display region of the LC panel into first and second regions. The display control... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130021389 - Organic el display apparatus and method of fabricating organic el display apparatus: A method of fabricating an organic EL display apparatus includes: obtaining a representative current (I)-voltage (V) characteristic of a display panel including pixels each having an organic EL device and a driving transistor; dividing the display panel into a plurality of divided regions, and calculating a light-emitting efficiency and a... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130021391 - 2d and 3d compatible receiving device and receiving method of the same: A 2D and 3D compatible receiving device includes a signal receiving module, a signal process module, an adjustable receiving mode module, a left shutter control module, a right shutter control module, a left shutter, a right shutter and a receiving mode status display so as to allow the user to... Agent:
20130021393 - Static elecronic display: A static electronic display employs pixels having a plurality of subpixels that exhibit one of a minimum intensity and a maximum intensity of an intensity range of the image. The static electronic display includes an array of the pixels of an electrode patterned to represent image pixels of the image.... Agent:
20130021392 - Wide field-of-view virtual image projector: This document describes techniques and apparatuses for implementing a wide field-of-view virtual image projector. A wide field-of-view virtual image projector may include a spatial light modulator configured to inject light rays into an input wedge. The input wedge acts to output the light rays with an increased fan-out angle into... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130021394 - Locally dimmed display: A locally dimmed display has a spatial light modulator illuminated by a light source. The spatial light modulator is illuminated with a low resolution version of a desired image. The illumination may comprise a series of lighting elements that vary smoothly from one element to another at the spatial light... Agent: Dolby Laboratories Licensing Corporation01/17/2013 > 113 patent applications in 42 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20130016031 - Display management system: The display management system includes an operation display apparatus, a master display apparatus, and a management server. The management server has a selection unit that causes the user to select image processing that is executed by the master display apparatus when the image edited by the user by using the... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130016032 - 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:
20130016033 - Providing electronic communications in a physical world: Techniques are provided for displaying electronic communications using a head mounted display (HMD). Each electronic communication may be displayed to represent a physical object that indentifies it as a specific type or nature of electronic communication. Therefore, the user is able to process the electronic communications more efficiently. In some... Agent:
20130016034 - Gamma buffer output compensation circuit, drive circuit and resistance setting method thereof: The present invention discloses a gamma buffer output compensation circuit, a drive circuit and a resistance setting method thereof. The gamma buffer output compensation circuit comprises a set of variable compensating resistor modules which are respectively connected to each output terminal of the gamma buffer and have regulable resistance. The... Agent:
20130016035 - Semiconductor device and method for driving the same: An image sensor is provided which is capable of holding data for one frame period or longer and conducting a difference operation with a small number of elements. A photosensor is provided in each of a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix, each pixel accumulates electric charge in a... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20130016036 - Method and apparatus of approximating backlight spread in a local dimming system: An apparatus of approximating backlight spread is used in a display to estimate a backlight spread image corresponding to an image after backlight spreading of a plurality of backlight sources arranged in a matrix form. An equalizer receives backlight pulse width modulation signals of the backlight sources for performing an... Agent: Orise Technology Co., Ltd.
20130016038 - Motion detection method and display device: A motion detection method for a display device includes the steps of capturing images from a position on the display device to generate a plurality of capture images, calculating a moving status of the display device according to the plurality of capture images, and adjusting a display range of the... Agent:
20130016037 - Reducing or eliminating the black mask in an optical stack: A reflective subpixel array may be formed in which an absorption layer is formed on a back substrate, which may obviate the need for a black mask on a front substrate upon which the reflective subpixel array is formed. In some implementations, the black mask layer may be formed only... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.
20130016039 - Event recognition: A method executes software including a view hierarchy with a plurality of views which displays one or more views of the view hierarchy. The method executes software elements associated with a particular view, wherein each particular view includes event recognizers. Each event recognizer has an event definition based on sub-events,... Agent:
20130016040 - Method and apparatus for displaying screen of portable terminal connected with external device: A method for displaying a screen of a portable terminal connected with an external device and including a touch screen is provided. The method includes activating an external output mode for outputting the screen of the portable terminal to the external device, transmitting the screen as a first screen, which... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130016041 - High resolution mouse: A high resolution mouse includes an illumination source, a sensor, lens is formed along optical path between the illumination source and the sensor; a resolution enhancing element is formed on the sensor and between a reflection surface of an object and the sensor to improve pitch resolution; wherein an index... Agent:
20130016042 - Haptic device with touch gesture interface: A haptic device may allow a user to explore the tactile sensations associated with information being displayed on a display. This methodology can be referred to as a “hold-and-feel” mode. The user may first perform a gesture to inform the device to hold the display stationary, in order to explore... Agent:
20130016043 - User definable keyboard and method: The disclosure provides a user definable keyboard and a defining method adapted for the keyboard. The keyboard is connected to a computer and communicates with the computer, and the keyboard defines a plurality of keys and each key is associated with a backlight and a display unit. The method includes... Agent: Fu Tai Hua Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130016046 - Control method and system of touch panel: A control method and system of a touch panel are provided. In the present method, at least one active area on the touch panel is selected first, and the remaining area of the touch panel is defined as an inactive area of the touch panel. Then, the inactive area is... Agent: Compal Electronics, Inc.
20130016056 - Electronic device: The electronic device includes a touch sensor configured to detect a touch by a touch object, a load detection unit configured to detect a pressure load on a touch face of the touch sensor, and a control unit configured to enter or cancel an input receiving state for receiving an... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130016058 - Electronic device, display method and computer-readable recording medium storing display program: A display device includes a memory, a touch panel on which a background image is displayed, and a processor for receiving input of a hand-drawn image through the touch panel and causing the touch panel to display the background image and the hand-drawn image to overlap each other. The display... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130016053 - Key input device: A key input device is provided. The key input device includes a pressure key having a pressing surface, a pressure sensor formed on an opposite surface side of the pressing surface of the pressure key, a flexible member formed on a side portion of the pressure key, a vibration actuator... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130016044 - Method and apparatus for selecting educational content: The learning system disclosed herein enables a performance assessment to be incorporated or integrated into instructional materials being administered to a student as part of the student's current learning prescription. As the student progresses through the instructional materials, the system collects and maintains data regarding the student's performance. When data... Agent: Learning Center Of The Future, Inc.
20130016050 - Mobile electronic device with enhanced tolerance accumulator: A mobile electronic device 10 with an enhanced tolerance accumulator 106 is disclosed. The device 10 can include: a housing 150 including a front housing 34 and a rear housing 86; and a user interface 62, the rear housing 86 including a tolerance accumulator 106. Advantageously, this construction provides a... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130016048 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal is provided which may include a touch screen for displaying an execution screen of a specific application, a communication unit for establishing a communication network with a display device, and a controller configured to output a result of an execution of the specific application via the display... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130016045 - Multi-finger detection and component resolution: In embodiments of multi-finger detection and component resolution, touch input sensor data is recognized as a component of a multi-finger gesture on a touch-screen display. An ellipse is determined that approximately encompasses the component, and the ellipse has a primary axis and a secondary axis that are orthogonal. A distribution... Agent:
20130016052 - Touch panel and touch-sensing display apparatus: A touch panel having a display region and a non-display region surrounding the display region is provided. The touch panel includes a substrate, a first touch sensing element, a decoration layer, a decoration pattern, and a plurality of transmission lines. The first touch sensing element is located at least in... Agent: Wintek (china) Technology Ltd.
20130016051 - Touch panel device having a divided ito layer for reducing loading: A touch panel device includes a touch panel and two or more controllers. The touch panel includes four regions. Each region includes a plurality of driving conductors extended along a first direction, and a plurality of sensing conductors extended along a second direction perpendicular to the first direction. Each controller... Agent: Silicon Integrated Systems Corp.
20130016047 - Touch panel integrated display device and method for manufacturing the same: A method for manufacturing a touch panel integrated display device including a touch panel and a display panel that are integrally stacked, with a light-transmissive sticky layer interposed therebetween, includes the steps of (a) forming a transparent conductive layer by transfer onto a display surface of the display panel, with... Agent: Alps Electric Co., Ltd.
20130016054 - Touch screen panel: Touch screen panels are provided. The touch screen panel may include a first hybrid electrode including first electrode cells arranged on a substrate in a first direction and first connection electrodes connecting the first electrode cells to each other in the first direction, and a second hybrid electrode spaced apart... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20130016049 - Touch screen panel active matrix organic light emitting diode display device: A touch screen panel Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diode (AMOLED) display device for decreasing the thickness of a mobile terminal and improving a degree of freedom in design is provided. The touch screen panel AMOLED display device includes a flexible AMOLED disposed on the bottom of a window, and... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130016057 - Touch-sensor-equipped display device: Provided is a touch-sensor-equipped display device that is capable of avoiding influences of noises resulting from polarity inversion of a common voltage of the display device, without using a special circuit. It is a touch-sensor-equipped display device that includes: a sensor output readout circuit (21) that is connected to a... Agent:
20130016055 - Wireless transmitting stylus and touch display system: A wireless transmitting stylus configured to a touch control apparatus includes a motion sensing unit and a wireless transmitting unit. The motion sensing unit senses the motion of the wireless transmitting stylus so that the wireless transmitting stylus generates a motion signal. The wireless transmitting unit transmits the motion signal... Agent:
20130016063 - Capacitive touch panel: A capacitive touch panel has a transparent substrate and an ink layer. The transparent substrate has an indium tin oxide (ITO) layer and a lead wire region. The ITO layer is mounted on a bottom surface of the transparent substrate and has multiple electrodes mounted thereon. The lead wire region... Agent: Derlead Investment Ltd.
20130016059 - Electronic device and method of controlling a touch-sensitive display: A device includes a substrate having a first side and second side, a first set of touch-sensing electrodes disposed on the first side of the substrate, a force-sensing electrode disposed on the second side of the substrate, and a display including a ground shield. A change in capacitance between the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130016060 - Electronic device and method of controlling a touch-sensitive display: A device includes a touch sensor, and at least one electrode spaced from touch sensor by an air gap, wherein a change in capacitance between the touch sensor and the electrode is utilized to determine a value related to a force imparted on the device.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130016061 - Low voltage capacitive touchscreen charge acquisition and readout systems, circuits and methods for high system noise immunity: Various embodiments of capacitive touchscreen driving and sensing circuits are disclosed, where during a first phase the mutual capacitance between a given drive electrode and a given sense electrode is charged up to a first charge value corresponding substantially to a drive voltage times the mutual capacitance. During a second... Agent: Avago Technologies EcbuIP(singapore) Pte. Ltd.
20130016062 - Method and apparatus for sensing and scanning a capacitive touch panel: A method is provided. A first voltage is applied to a first set of column electrodes within a touch panel during a first interval, and a second voltage is applied to a second set of column electrodes within the touch panel during the first interval. The first and second sets... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated
20130016064 - Touch screen with soft key enabling electromagnetic resonance input: A touch screen and a method for controlling the touch screen are provided. The touch screen includes a user interface including a display area and at least one soft key; a touch sensor unit disposed under the display area and the at least one soft key of the user interface,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130016065 - Trace shielding for input devices: Embodiments of the present invention generally provide shield electrodes for shielding one or more conductive routing traces from one or more receiver electrodes in an input device comprising a display device integrated with a sensing device to reduce the capacitive coupling between the conductive routing traces and the receiver electrodes.... Agent: Synaptics Incorporated
20130016071 - Digitizer using position-unique optical signals: The present invention provides systems and methods of using a stylus that houses optics and a detector capable of receiving optical signals that are combined with a displayed image. Stylus position determination is made by analyzing received optical signals.... Agent: 3m Innovative Properties Company
20130016066 - Electronic device and touch module thereof: An electronic device and its touch module are provided. The touch module includes a touch area, a detecting device, and a touch position determining device. The touch area is formed on a case of the electronic device, wherein the touch area includes a plurality of holes; each of the holes... Agent:
20130016070 - Methods and systems for a virtual input device: The present application discloses systems and methods for a virtual input device. In one example, the virtual input device includes a projector and a camera. The projector projects a pattern onto a surface. The camera captures images that can be interpreted by a processor to determine actions. The projector may... Agent: Google Inc.
20130016069 - Optical imaging device and imaging processing method for optical imaging device: An optical imaging device includes a display panel whereon a coordinate detecting area is formed, at least one light source disposed on a corner of the display panel for emitting light to illuminate an object, a first image capturing module disposed on a corner of the display panel for capturing... Agent:
20130016068 - Optical position detection device and display system with input function: A detection target space of an optical position detection device is divided into a detection target space due to a light emitting/receiving unit and a light emitting/receiving unit and a detection target space due to a light emitting/receiving unit and a light emitting/receiving unit. The light emitting/receiving units overlap each... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130016067 - Position detection system and display system with input function: In a position detection system, a retroreflection portion is provided on an outer peripheral surface of a designating member. Alight source unit emits detection light along an imaginary plane parallel to a reference surface. A light receiving element is arranged on one side in a Z-axis direction from the imaginary... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130016072 - Digitizer for multi-display system: A multi-display system that uses back lights and light guides of an electronically addressable display to provide position-unique signals that both uniquely identify positions on a given display, but also uniquely identify displays within a multi-display system.... Agent: 3m Innovative Properties Company
20130016073 - Input device: A magnetic field shielding layer that does not affect an operation of a geo-magnetic sensor in a pointing input device of a touch screen type using an electromagnetic pen is provided. A magnetic field shielding layer is composed of magnetic metal powder. The magnetic field shielding layer is formed directly... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130016075 - Display device and method thereof: A display device is provided, which includes a jog switch which performs a moving operation in a plurality of directions and a push operation, a display unit which displays a first user interface (UI) for adjusting a channel or a volume of the display device or a second UI for... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130016074 - Electronic device: An electronic device with a plurality of applications available includes a display screen, a sliding portion, a detecting unit, an executing unit. The sliding portion is assembled on the electronic device and is slidable on the surface of the display screen. The detecting unit detects the position of the sliding... Agent: Fu Tai Hua Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130016078 - Multi-perspective imaging systems and methods: Systems and methods of providing views of an object from a viewing apparatus are provided. The viewing apparatus can include a monitor, a mirror, a user interface, and a control unit. The mirror can be disposed proximate to at least a portion of a front surface of the monitor. The... Agent:
20130016076 - Scan method for displaying image: A scan method for displaying image, wherein a display panel has N gate lines to display an image, and N≧4. The image is displayed by dot inversion or line inversion. The method includes displaying a first image frame by a first scan sequence. The first frame has multiple first scan-line... Agent: Novatek Microelectronics Corp.
20130016077 - System for display images and fabrication method thereof: A system for displaying images including a display panel and a fabrication method thereof are provided. The method includes forming a first gate line and a second gate line at each row of pixels of the display panel, wherein the first gate lines and the second gate lines are separated... Agent: Innocom Technology(shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130016080 - Backlight adjustment system: A preferred embodiment relates to controlling the amount of backlight in an electronic display to account for the temperature in the backlight cavity. Another embodiment relates to a system for controlling the amount of backlight based on both the temperature in the backlight cavity and the amount of ambient light.... Agent: Manufacturing Resources International, Inc.
20130016081 - Display apparatus having uniformity correction function and control method thereof: A display apparatus having a uniformity adjustment function is provided, which includes a display unit which is divided into a plurality of local areas; a signal receiver which receives from a sensor light intensity data of each local area of the display unit; and a controller which analyzes the plurality... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130016082 - On demand calibration of imaging displays: A self-calibrating imaging display system includes a display comprising a screen and at least one photosensor associated with the screen and generating an output signal correlating to measurements for at least one region of the screen. The system further includes a display adaptor configured for, during a calibration routine, generating... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130016079 - Reflective display device with auxiliary display: A reflective display device includes a housing, a reflective display unit, an auxiliary display unit, a power supply, a wireless transceiver, a lighting unit, a light sensing unit, a light source control module, an identifying module, and a display control module. The power supply supplies power to the reflective display... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130016083 - Pixel circuit, display device, and inspection method: Compensate for the variations of threshold voltage of a driving transistor. During the period of the reference signal voltage Vref being set to the signal line DTC, voltage between the gate and source of the driving transistor IOC is made equal to or greater than the threshold voltage of the... Agent: Global Oled Technology LLC
20130016084 - Shift register: A shift register is disclosed, which can prevent malfunctioning of device by decreasing the load on a discharging voltage source line, and can decrease a size of stage. The shift register comprises a plurality of stages to sequentially output scan pulses through respective output terminals, wherein each of the stages... Agent:
20130016087 - Amplifier, liquid crystal displaying driving circuit and liquid crystal display apparatus: Disclosed herein is an amplifier including a voltage follower circuit having differential input terminals and an output terminal fed back to a first one of the differential input terminals, the voltage follower circuit being configured to amplify an input signal inputted to a second one of the differential input terminals... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130016085 - Common voltage driving method, common voltage control apparatus, and display driving circuit: A multiple common voltage driving method adapted for a display is provided. The driving method includes following steps: taking a common-voltage switching time unit as a repeating time unit to provide a common voltage to define a reference voltage of the display. The common-voltage switching time unit has a plurality... Agent: Novatek Microelectronics Corp.
20130016086 - Display device: A display device includes: a variable-voltage source which supplies at least a potential on a high-potential side or on a low-potential side; an organic EL display unit including a plurality of pixels; a potential difference detecting circuit which detects potentials on pixels; and a signal processing circuit which regulates an... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130016089 - Image display device: An image display device includes a display panel which selectively displays a 2D image and a 3D image and includes a plurality of pixels, a patterned retarder for dividing light from the display panel into first polarized light and second polarized light, and a control voltage generation circuit which generates... Agent:
20130016088 - Image pixel and image pixel control method: An image pixel control method includes: performing an initialization process comprising initializing the light receiving unit; performing an excess value sampling process comprising sampling a voltage level corresponding to a quantity of photoelectrons in excess of a photoelectron accommodation capacity of the light receiving unit; performing an initialization level comprising... Agent: Sk Hynix Inc.
20130016096 - 3d image processing apparatus, implementation method thereof and computer-readable storage medium thereof: A three-dimensional (3D) image processing apparatus, an implementation method thereof and a computer-readable storage medium thereof are provided. The 3D image processing apparatus includes: an image processor which generates stereoscopic image processing information from an input image including a plurality of frames, and performs a rendering operation based on the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130016091 - Display device and method of driving display device: A display device includes: a reference voltage setting unit, an organic EL display unit; a monitor wire and sample-and-hold circuit which detect at least one of a high-side potential and a low-side potential applied to at least one pixel inside the organic EL display unit; and a variable-voltage source which... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130016093 - Display device, control system, and storage medium storing control program: According to an aspect, a display device includes a display unit, a control unit, and a detecting unit. The display unit stereoscopically displays a three-dimensional block in a three-dimensional space. A virtual play space in the three-dimensional space is sectioned in a three-dimensional matrix pattern, and the three-dimensional block occupies... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130016095 - Image processing method, image processor and stereoscopic image display device using the image processor: This embodiments herein relate to an image processing method and a stereoscopic image display device that provide high readability of a text area when implementing both 2D images and 3D images. The embodiments described herein convert the left(right)-eye image data corresponding to the left(right)-eye coordinates into a mean of the... Agent: Lg Display Co., Ltd.
20130016092 - Method and system of generating a 3d visualization from 2d images: The invention relates to the field of computerized generation of a visualization from a plurality of images. In particular, the invention relates to generating a three-dimensional (3D) visualization from a plurality of two-dimensional (2D) medical images. The images may be obtained from an ultrasound device. Regions of interest are segmented... Agent: The Medipattern Coproration
20130016090 - Providing a navigation mesh by which objects of varying sizes can traverse a virtual space: A single polygonal navigation mesh in a virtual space by which objects of varying sizes can traverse may be provided. This may allow the navigation mesh to be used in determining appropriate paths for objects having a wide range of object sizes. The objects may include objects having a continuous... Agent: Disney Enterprises, Inc.
20130016094 - Vergence control method for stereo-scopic image control and portable device supporting the same: A vergence control method for controlling a stereoscopic display is provided. The method comprises reproducing a stereoscopic image, receiving an input signal for vergence view adjustment of the stereoscopic image, and adjusting a vergence view so that a position corresponding to the received input signal becomes the vergence view by... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130016097 - Virtual camera system: A virtual camera system comprises a plurality of physical cameras and a hardware setup miming software to create virtual viewpoints for the virtual camera system. The position of the physical cameras is constrained, where the main constraint is the overlap between the physical cameras. The present invention provides a method... Agent: Imec
20130016099 - Digital rendering method for environmental simulation: A method for producing video simulations uses two-dimensional HDR images and LIDAR optical sensor data to deliver a photo-realistic simulated sporting event experience to a display. The playing environment is mapped using a data collection process that includes contour mapping the environment, photographing the environment, and associating the images with... Agent: 2xl Games, Inc.
20130016098 - Method for creating a 3-dimensional model from a 2-dimensional source image: A method is disclosed which allows the user of a software program to create a 3-dimensional model from a 2-dimensional source image. The method includes: providing a 3-dimensional environment to contain the model, placing the 2-dimensional source image within the environment as a layer, providing tools for the user to... Agent: Raster Labs, Inc.
20130016100 - Physical reproduction of reflectance fields: A three-dimensional relief can be produced from one or more two-dimensional digital (2D) images. A height field is computed from the 2D images and illumination direction information. The height field comprises a multiplicity of geometric surface elements arrayed in a 2D field corresponding to the pixels of the one or... Agent: Disney Enterprises, Inc.
20130016101 - Generating vector displacement maps using parameterized sculpted meshes: A method and apparatus are provided for generating vector displacement maps, often in an interactive manner. Given a set of objects to be animated or imaged, they can be each represented by one or more faces. In a subdivision process, faces might be represented by polygons through a method of... Agent: Pixar
20130016102 - Simulating three-dimensional features: Image information displayed on an electronic device can be modified based at least in part upon a relative position of a user with respect to a device. Mapping, topological or other types of positional data can be used to render image content from a perspective that is consistent with a... Agent: Amazon Technologies, Inc.
20130016104 - Mine operation monitoring system: A method of monitoring a mine operation is disclosed. The method comprises collecting map data associated with a mine operation, the map data being indicative of at least one map representation associated with the mine operation, collecting mine equipment location data indicative of the location of at least one item... Agent:
20130016103 - User input combination of touch and user position: In general, the subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in methods, systems, and program products. A computing system presents graphical content on a display device. The computing system determines a change in distance between a user of the computing system and a camera by tracking a visible... Agent:
20130016106 - Cluster mapping to highlight areas of electrical congestion: Methods of generating heat maps of assets using clustering of assets are disclosed. Some methods include receiving a list of assets, assigning the assets to one or more heat range categories based on the status of the assets, assigning assets operating within a zone to a zone cluster, assigning the... Agent: Green Charge Networks LLC
20130016105 - Dose display mechanism for a drug delivery device: The present invention relates to a drug delivery device, in particular to the dose display mechanism of a drug delivery device comprising: a housing of substantially tubular shape and having at least a first dose displaying window, a dose setting dial rotatably arranged in the housing) and comprising a first... Agent: Sanofi-aventis Deutschland Gmbh
20130016108 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program: An information processing apparatus includes: a communication unit to receive, from another information processing apparatus, image data in an imaginary region having a first area, first tree information indicating a tree structure of the image data, and layout information indicating a layout of the image data; a cache memory to... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130016107 - Method and mechanism for performing both server-side and client-side rendering of visual data: Disclosed is an approach for providing an improved approach for rendering graphics that can utilize both server-side rendering and client-side rendering for the same display frame. In this way, the different visual objects within the same frame can be rendered using either approach, either at the server or at the... Agent: Ciinow Inc.
20130016109 - Out-of-core ray tracing with memory-efficient page generation: In one embodiment, a method comprising grouping by a processor primitives that comprise a scene into plural clusters, each cluster comprising a subset of the primitives that are proximal to each other relative to the other of the primitives; and allocating an equal size memory block for each respective cluster... Agent:
20130016110 - Instruction culling in graphics processing unit: Aspects of the disclosure are directed to a method of processing data with a graphics processing unit (GPU). According to some aspects, the method includes executing a first work item with a shader processor of the GPU, wherein the first work item includes one or more instructions for processing input... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130016111 - Optimization of memory bandwidth in a multi-display system: Graphics display adapters for driving multiple display monitors have become very popular. Graphics display adapters that drive multiple monitors can be used to provide terminal services to multiple independent terminals or be used to provide multiple displays to a single user. Generating video signals for multiple display systems puts a... Agent: Ncomputing Inc.
20130016112 - Methods and apparatus for multiple texture map storage and filtering including irregular texture maps: A method for a computer system including receiving a file comprising textures including a first and a second texture map, which can be regular or irregular texture maps, and metadata, wherein the metadata includes identifiers associated with texture maps and includes adjacency data, associating the first texture map with a... Agent: Disney Enterprises, Inc.
20130016115 - Activity recording of contact handling system agents: Methods and apparatus for recording agent activity and display information optionally redacting sensitive information from the recorded imagery prior to review by the agent's supervisor in a contact handling system are disclosed. The method can include recording image data displayed to the agent on a visual display during interaction by... Agent: Incontact, Inc.
20130016117 - Color tracking method for panel and associated modifying module: A color tracking method for a panel and an associated modifying module are provided. A set of measured display values are obtained according to a measurement of the panel by a color meter and the measured display values are modified. Display settings of the panel are then calculated according to... Agent: Mstar Semiconductor, Inc.
20130016113 - Context aware user interface system: Methods and apparatus are provided for presenting image data to include a graphic element. In one embodiment a method includes acquiring image data from a display buffer of a device, analyzing the image data to identify active and passive regions of the image data and ranking passive regions to determine... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130016119 - Display apparatus and control method thereof: A display apparatus according to the present invention includes: a measuring unit that measures an image displayed on a screen; a first determining unit that determines a first display setting by executing a single unit calibration; a second determining unit that determines a second display setting by executing a link... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130016114 - Displaying static images: Aspects of this disclosure may describe techniques to display a static image with reduced power consumption. In some examples, a graphics processing unit (GPU) may retrieve the static image from a system memory, scale the static image to a reduced spatial resolution version of the static image, and store the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130016118 - Image processing method, image processor, and image display system: An image processing method, which performs color correction on a superimposed image obtained by superimposing a first image formed by a first image forming unit and a second image formed by a second image forming unit, includes controlling the dimming of the first image forming unit and the second image... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130016120 - Menu input apparatus and method using camera of mobile communications terminal: A menu input method for a mobile terminal including displaying a menu having a plurality of items on a display of the mobile terminal, displaying a cursor used to select one of the plurality of items at a first position on the display, capturing images of a pointer object moving... Agent: Lg Electronics, Inc.
20130016116 - Reflecting changes to graph-structured data: Methods, computer-readable media, and systems for reflecting changes to graph-structured data are provided. One method for reflecting changes to graph-structured data includes receiving a plot of a number of viewed nodes that are viewed on a first graph, constructing a second graph in response to a change in the graph-structured... Agent:
20130016121 - Print instruction apparatus and print instruction program: Disclosed is a print instruction apparatus, which makes it possible to conduct a print setting operation only by performing an intuitive touch panel action onto a print image currently displayed. The apparatus includes: an image display section to display a print image; an inputted information parsing section that parses signals... Agent:
20130016122 - Multifunctional environment for image cropping: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, are described for combining the crop function with zoom, pan and straighten functions as part of a single cropping environment, such that a user can select a portion of an image for cropping, apply zoom, pan and straighten... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130016123 - Systems and methods for an augmented reality platform: Systems and methods for augmenting a view of reality. In an embodiment, a first medium is superimposed over a first view of reality. One or more changes to the superimposed medium are received, such as a change in transparency, change in size, and change in position. A first marker, comprising... Agent:
20130016124 - Method, apparatus, and system for processing virtual world: An apparatus and method for processing a virtual world. The apparatus for controlling a facial expression of an avatar in a virtual world using a facial expression of a user in a real world may include a receiving unit to receive sensed information that is sensed by an intelligent camera,... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130016126 - Drawing aid system for multi-touch devices: A method, apparatus, system, and computer program product/article of manufacture provide the ability to enable and use a tool implement on a multi-touch device. The tool implements may be activated and deactivated using the borders of touch-sensitive region of a multi-touch device. The tool implement can be positioned in the... Agent: Autodesk, Inc.
20130016127 - Display control processing device, display control processing method and display control processing program: A display control processing device includes a hard disk for storing basic layout information of items, an input section for receiving an input related to scaling up or down of the items, a display control section for determining the number of rows and the number of columns for a plurality... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130016128 - Tiled zoom of multiple digital image portions: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, are described for zooming on multiple digital image portions. In one aspect, methods include the actions of concurrently displaying a plurality of digital images in respective panels of a graphical user interface. The methods further include the actions... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130016129 - Region-specific user input: In general, the subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in methods, systems, and program products for receiving user input. A computing system recognizes a touch input gesture that includes a first touch input in a first zone of a touchscreen that occurs simultaneous with a second touch... Agent: Google Inc.
20130016130 - Audio/visual electronic device having an integrated visual angular limitation device: An audio/visual (A/V) electronic device includes a display and an integrated visual angular limitation device employed to limit a viewable angular area of the display. One or more directional acoustic transducers that have an associated characteristic acoustic pattern will include at least a portion of the associated characteristic acoustic pattern... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130016133 - Backlight module and liquid crystal display device using the same: A backlight module and a liquid crystal display (LCD) device using the same are provided. The backlight module includes a light-guide plate and a light source module. The light-guide plate has a first side surface and a second side surface, wherein the second side surface is tangent with the first... Agent: Beyond Innovation Technology Co., Ltd.
20130016138 - Display panel driving method, display device driving circuit, and display device: According to a method of driving a display panel, image data is supplied to the display panel to drive the display panel. The method includes: selecting one correction data from a plurality of correction data stored in a first memory; and correcting the image data based on the selected one... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130016135 - Display system and control method thereof: A display system including a driving circuit and a display panel is disclosed. The display panel displays an image according to the data signals and the scan signals and includes a first driving unit, a second driving unit, a first luminous element, a second luminous element and a third luminous... Agent: Innocom Technology(shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130016131 - Driving method of multi-stable display: A driving method of multi-stable display is provided. A first voltage is provided to a scan line of a pixel if a state of the pixel is not changed. If the pixel is set to a bright state, voltages V2 and V4 are provided to the scan line and a... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute
20130016134 - Illumination apparatus, control method therefor, and display apparatus: A light source unit that forms a backlight of liquid crystal panel includes LEDs and a light guiding plate. A reflecting sheet is provided on a light guiding plate and the reflecting sheet is movable. Hole portions are formed in the reflecting sheet, and low reflecting portions are formed on... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130016136 - Illumination device and display device: An illumination device includes: a light source section including a laser light source, and allowing a laser light beam emitted from the laser light source to be outputted intermittently at a predetermined frequency; an optical element through which the laser light beam passes; and a driver section changing a coherency... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130016139 - Light source unit and image display device: Provided is a light source unit that can solve a problem, namely, the inability to emit polarized light having high directivity. Active layer 12B generates light. Reflective layer 11 reflects the light from active layer 12B. Opening array layer 13 is formed on a side opposite reflective layer 11 with... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130016137 - Liquid crystal display device: Each image signal line S is connected alternately to a plurality of sub-pixels P positioned on one side of the image signal line S and a plurality of sub-pixels P positioned on the other side. During one frame period, image signals having either one of the positive and negative polarities... Agent:
20130016140 - Liquid crystal display device and tv receiver: Provided is a liquid crystal display device capable of improving motion blur and preventing excessive current flow into a light source with a desired balance in a structure where the light intensity of a backlight device is properly changed in conjunction with the ambient illuminance. If the ambient illuminance (S1)... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130016132 - Method for examining liquid crystal driving voltages in liquid crystal display device: A method for examining liquid crystal driving voltages in a liquid crystal display device is provided. An image-sticking test frame is displayed on the liquid crystal display device. The image-sticking test frame includes at least one first pattern having a first gray level, at least one second pattern having a... Agent: Chunghwa Picture Tubes, Ltd.
20130016141 - Method and apparatus of compensating image in a backlight local dimming system: An apparatus compensates image in a backlight local dimming system for estimating pixels of the image after backlight spreading of a plurality of backlight sources in the backlight local dimming system. The apparatus includes a block dimming value decision unit, a quality/power-saving priority decision unit, a temporal filter, a backlight... Agent: Orise Technology Co., Ltd.
20130016142 - Systems and methods of managing metameric effects in narrowband primary display systems: Several embodiments of display systems that use narrowband emitters are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, a display system comprises, for at least one primary color, a plurality of narrowband emitters distributed around the primary color point. The plurality of narrowband emitters provides a more regular power vs. spectral distribution in... Agent: Dolby Laboratories Licensing Corporation
20130016143 - Display device and method for driving the display device: An object is to suppress crosstalk. A display device includes a pixel portion which includes a first display region, a second display region, and a non-light-emitting region provided between the first display region and the second display region; and a parallax barrier which includes a first light control region, a... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.01/10/2013 > 167 patent applications in 53 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20130009852 - Linkable electronic display devices: A display system is described that includes an electronic display device and a first connector disposed on an edge of the electronic display device. The first connector can releasably connect to a plurality of portions of a second connector disposed on an edge of another display device. The edge of... Agent:
20130009853 - Eye-glasses mounted display: A display system is provided. An eye-glass is provided. A projector is provided comprising a display device and an optical system for directing an image from the display device to reflect off of the eye-glass and into an eye. The eye-glass and projector may be supported by a frame, which... Agent: The Board Of Trustees Of The Leland Stanford Junior University
20130009854 - Pixel circuit, display device, driving method of pixel circuit, and driving method of display device: A display device including pixel circuits arranged in a form of a matrix, with the pixel circuits respectively including an electro-optical element, a drive transistor, a sampling transistor, and a capacitive element. The sampling transistor samples a signal from the signal line in the capacitive element. The drive transistor and... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130009855 - Method and device for manipulating color in a display: Embodiments include methods and devices for controlling the spectral profile and color gamut of light produced by an interferometric display. Such devices include illuminating a display with selected wavelengths of light. Embodiments also include a display comprising separate sections that output different predetermined colors of light. Other embodiments include methods... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.
20130009856 - Scanning signal line drive circuit and display device having the same: Stability of a circuit operation in a monolithic gate driver is improved. A bistable circuit is provided with a charge replenishment circuit (71) including: a capacitor (CAP2); a thin-film transistor (MA) having a first electrode supplied with a first clock for charge replenishment (CKA), a second electrode connected to a... Agent:
20130009857 - Method and apparatus for adaptive main back-light blanking in liquid crystal displays: The present principles are directed towards enhancing the reproduction of dynamic scenes on Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) monitors by employing temporal control over the duration of frame blanking of the display back-light. Particularly, the greater the image difference between neighboring frames, the wider the main back-light frame blanking becomes, and... Agent:
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20130009863 - Display control apparatus, display control method, and program: A display control apparatus controls display of a transparent display which includes a screen configured to transmit light arriving from an object located on a side of a second surface so that the object is viewable from a viewpoint located on a side of a first surface which is an... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130009868 - Display device and display method: The present invention provides a display apparatus and a display method for realizing control for display operations by a user precisely reflecting the user's status, i.e., the user's intentions, visual state and physical conditions. Worn as an eyeglass-like or head-mount wearable unit for example, the display apparatus of the present... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130009860 - Information display apparatus: An information display apparatus includes: an outputting device capable of (i) displaying a first image in which data values corresponding to at least a first portion out of a plurality of data values included in one dataset of a plurality of datasets are indicated by characters and in which at... Agent: Disease Management Strategies International Inc.
20130009870 - Input device, input method, and program: An input device comprises: a detection unit that detects a body movement generated by tapping a user body as detection data; and an input information determination unit that refers to the detection data, determines a tap position based on a fact that the detection data varies depending on the tap... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130009866 - Input processing apparatus: In a keyboard input device, a first input device and a second input device each including a stick pointer are arranged. An input control of gesture functions such as zoom-in, zoom-out, right rotation, left rotation, forward tracking, backward tracking, left tracking, right tracking, and the like may be made possible... Agent:
20130009867 - Method and apparatus for displaying view mode using face recognition: A method for displaying screen data according to determination of a view mode in a portable terminal, and an apparatus thereof, are provided. The method includes detecting an orientation change event of the portable terminal in a displayed state of the screen data, turning-on a camera module when the orientation... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130009864 - Method and apparatus for interfacing between external device and mobile device: An apparatus for interfacing between a mobile device and an external device is provided. The apparatus includes a mobile device which includes image data for the external device, and which transmits to the external device an image signal corresponding to the image data according to a selection, and an external... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130009861 - Methods and systems for controlling devices using gestures and related 3d sensor: Provided are computer-implemented methods and systems for controlling devices using gestures and a 3D sensor that enables implementing the above. In one embodiment, the method proposed herein may be based on defining at least one sensor area within the space surrounding a user of a controlled device; associating this sensor... Agent: 3divi
20130009859 - Stereoscopic image display device and driving method thereof: A stereoscopic image display device and a driving method thereof, which correct the viewing position of a viewer in initial driving of a 3D display mode, are discussed. The stereoscopic image display device includes a display module, a barrier module, a position detector, and a position detector. The display module... Agent:
20130009869 - System and method for image processing using multi-touch gestures: Various embodiments of a system and methods for processing digital images using multi-touch gestures are described. A multi-touch gestural input set which comprises a plurality of touch gestures may be applied to a display of an image. The gestural input set may include different gesture types, such as mobile and... Agent:
20130009858 - Systems and methods for locking an electronic device: Systems and methods for locking an input device of an electronic device are described herein. An example method includes detecting a moving action of a housing of the electronic device from an open position to a closed position. The method includes detecting at least a first condition of the electronic... Agent:
20130009865 - User-centric three-dimensional interactive control environment: A computer-implemented method and system for controlling various electronic devices by recognition of gestures made by a user within a particular space defined in front of the user are provided. An example method may comprise generating a depth map of a physical scene, determining that a head of the user... Agent: 3divi
20130009871 - Display control device, display control method, and control system: A control system is provided with a plurality of input operation devices that send drawing request information for updating display contents at a shared display device, a display control device that is connected to the input operation devices via a communication line, that stores the drawing request information sent from... Agent:
20130009872 - Virtual input system: For a user having a user input actuator, a virtual interface device, such as for a gaming machine, for determining actuation of a virtual input by the input actuator is disclosed. The device comprises a position sensing device for determining a location of the user input actuator and a controller... Agent: Igt
20130009873 - User input back channel for wireless displays: As part of a communication session, a wireless source device can transmit audio and video data to a wireless sink device, and the wireless sink device can transmit user input data received at the wireless sink device back to the wireless source device. In this manner, a user of the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130009874 - Shape-changeable mouse: A shape-changeable mouse includes a first casing, a second casing, a push rod, a sliding element and a third casing. The push rod is pivotally coupled with the first casing and the second casing. The second casing has a first positioning hole and a second positioning hole. The sliding element... Agent: Primax Electronics Ltd.
20130009876 - Computer with an input device having a labeled region: A computer with an input device having a labeled region including a host, a first monitor, a first touchpad and a cover is provided. The first monitor is electrically connected to the host and serves as a display media of the host. The first touchpad is electrically connected to the... Agent: Acer Incorporated
20130009875 - Three-dimensional computer interface: Techniques are disclosed relating to a three-dimensional computer interface. In one embodiment, an apparatus is disclosed that includes a camera and a proximity sensor. The camera is configured to capture an image that includes an object. In some embodiments, the proximity sensor is configured to perform a measurement operation that... Agent:
20130009878 - Input device for tablet computer: An input device for a tablet computer is provided. The input device includes a base and a touch switch member. The touch switch member includes a touch element and a power switch. The touch element is pivotally coupled with the base and exposed to a top surface of the base.... Agent: Primax Electronics Ltd.
20130009879 - Layout for letters of the english alphabet on the keypad of a mobile phone: The present invention relates to a layout for letters of the English alphabet on the keypad of a mobile phone; and more specifically, to a new layout for letters of the English alphabet on the keypad of a mobile phone, by means of which it is easy to recognize and... Agent:
20130009877 - Method and apparatus pertaining to dynamically determining entered telephone numbers: As keys of the keyboard of a portable communication device are asserted, the device dynamically determines at least a portion of a corresponding telephone number to present on the device's display by, at least in part, considering likelihoods of differing explicit and implicit interpretations of these key assertions. By one... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130009880 - Apparatus and method for inputting character on touch screen: Provided is a character inputting method and apparatus. The character inputting method includes displaying a first keypad on a touch screen while hiding a second keypad, sensing a touching of one of a plurality of regions partitioning the first keypad, dragging the touch releasing the touch to a position that... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130009896 - 3d finger posture detection and gesture recognition on touch surfaces: The invention provides 3D touch gesture recognition on touch surfaces incorporating finger posture detection and includes a touch user interface device in communication with a processing device. The interface device includes a sensor array for sensing spatial information of one or more regions of contact and provides finger contact information... Agent:
20130009895 - Cancelling induced currents in a touch sensing device having an embedded near field communication antenna: A method and system for enabling a near field communication antenna to be disposed adjacent to electrodes of a touch sensing device, the near field communication antenna being operated, and the magnetic field inductance and electric field coupling between the electrodes and the near field communication antenna being minimized in... Agent:
20130009883 - Display device: A display device includes a display unit, a touch unit, a backlight unit and an electrophoresis unit. The touch unit is disposed over the display unit, the backlight unit is disposed under the display unit and the electrophoresis unit is disposed on the display unit, in which the electrophoresis unit... Agent: Chunghwa Picture Tubes, Ltd.
20130009899 - Display having a plurality of driver integrated circuits: An electronic device is disclosed. In some embodiments, the electronic device includes a liquid-crystal display (LCD) and a plurality of driver integrated circuits (ICs) coupled to the LCD. The driver ICs may be disposed near non-central locations along a side of the LCD, and in some embodiments, one of the... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130009893 - Electronic device: An electronic device includes: a touch screen panel; a support structure having a first support member and a second support member, the first support member and the second support member being in contact with touch screen panel to support the touch screen panel at a periphery of the touch screen... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130009884 - Electronic device with stylus: An electronic device includes a stylus, a touch screen, and a processing unit. The touch screen includes a plurality of touch spots arranged in a matrix. The stylus includes a flexible and conductive nib including a plurality of flexible sub-nibs, and a body for receiving the nib and sub-nibs. The... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130009891 - Image processing apparatus and control method thereof: Display means capable of displaying a plurality of objects, detection means for detecting a body, specifying means for specifying a first object displayed in the display means by a movement of the body, measurement means for measuring a distance between the body and the display means, and display control means... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130009897 - Information handling system dual mode touch enabled secondary display: A dual mode touchscreen display disposed in an information handling system chassis proximate a keyboard selectively presents images from information generated by a central processing unit or from information generated by a secondary processor associated with the touchscreen display. An operating system executing on the central processor unit presents information... Agent:
20130009903 - Information processing terminal and operation control method for same: To provide an information processing terminal capable of solving the problem in which the positions of operational objects cannot be adjusted in accordance with the holding style so as to improve operativity. A display input unit has a display screen and receives a touch operation made to the display screen.... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130009889 - Method for editing input interface and electronic device using the same: A method for editing an input interface comprises steps of: providing a selection event to select an input unit displayed at a first position; providing a moving event to move the input unit to a second position; setting an input interface for the touch module according to information of the... Agent: Compal Communications, Inc.
20130009890 - Method for operating touch navigation function and mobile terminal supporting the same: A method of operating a touch navigation function is provided. The method includes detecting a both hands gripping state of a mobile terminal, determining whether a virtual indicator for indicating a particular area of a display panel of the mobile terminal is called, determining whether at least one touch navigation... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130009902 - Method for sterilize-able computer system and peripherals: Sterilizable systems and devices are provided. In one example, the device includes a touch screen comprising an outward facing surface, at least one processor operatively coupled to the touch screen, and a memory coupled to the at least one processor. The device may also include a casing configured to: enclose... Agent:
20130009888 - Method of driving touch sensing display panel and display apparatus for performing the same: In a method of driving touch sensing display panel and a display apparatus for performing the method, image data are outputted to the touch sensing display panel during an active period of a frame, the touch sensing display panel comprising a display substrate including a switching element connected to a... Agent:
20130009882 - Methods and apparatuses for providing haptic feedback: Methods and apparatuses are provided for facilitating control of haptic feedback. A method may include receiving an indication of flexing of a flexible display. The method may further include causing, in response to flexing of the flexible display, activation of a haptic actuator. The method may include determining a degree... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130009892 - Methods and apparatuses for providing haptic feedback: Methods and apparatuses are provided for facilitating control of haptic feedback. A method may include receiving an indication of flexing of a flexible display. The method may further include causing, in response to flexing of the flexible display, activation of a haptic actuator. The method may include determining a degree... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20130009901 - Portable electronic device and method of controlling same: A method of controlling a portable electronic device that has a touch screen display includes providing a graphical user interface on a touch screen display, detecting a touch event at a first location on the touch screen display, providing a navigation indicator in the graphical user interface in response to... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130009904 - Portable terminal, display control program and display control method: A portable terminal comprising: a display displaying a first display item; and a touch panel displaying a second display item and detecting contact made thereon determines, when a first contact point and a second contact point are detected at different positions on the touch panel, whether the first contact point... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130009900 - Programmable tactile touch screen displays and man-machine interfaces for improved vehicle instrumentation and telematics: Disclosed are new methods and apparatus particularly suited for applications in a vehicle, to provide a wide range of information, and the safe input of data to a computer controlling the vehicle subsystems or “Telematic” communication using for example GM's “ONSTAR” or cellular based data sources. Preferred embodiments utilize new... Agent:
20130009885 - Touch control sensing apparatus and method thereof: A touch control sensing apparatus comprises a logic control module configured to generate a plurality of control signals, a driving sensing control module having a parallel sensing control unit coupled to the logic control module, a signal comparing module having at least one amplifier coupled to the logic control module,... Agent: Raydium Semiconductor Corporation
20130009886 - Touch panel: An embodiment of this invention provides a touch panel, which comprises a touch screen and a display. The touch screen comprises a patterned, transparent first conductive layer comprising a sensing pattern and a shielding pattern. The touch panel features in that the touch screen employs the sensing pattern as a... Agent: Hannstar Display Corp.
20130009881 - Touch-screen keyboard facilitating touch typing with minimal finger movement: A system, method and computer-readable medium for using a touch-screen keyboard. A keyboard operation module generates geometric shapes for display on a touch-screen display, each geometric Shape corresponding to a respective finger of a user. Each geometric shape includes characters at predefined locations around the perimeter of the geometric shape.... Agent: Google Inc.
20130009894 - Touch-sensitive display panel: A touch-sensitive display panel including a first panel, a second panel and a spacer layer is provided. The first panel has a touch-sensitive area. The second panel, parallel to the first panel, has a display area correspondingly located below the touch-sensitive area. The spacer layer is disposed between the first... Agent: Wintek (china) Technology Ltd.
20130009898 - Touchpad and pick button assembly: A touchpad assembly for use in an electronic device is provided. The touchpad assembly may include a touchpad frame operative to be placed within an opening in an electronic device frame. The touchpad assembly may include a support plate for supporting a touchpad, and a bracket for receiving a pick... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130009887 - User input back channel for wireless displays: As part of a communication session, a wireless source device can transmit audio and video data to a wireless sink device, and the wireless sink device can transmit user input data received at the wireless sink device back to the wireless source device. In this manner, a user of the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130009906 - Capacitive touch screen sensing and electric field sensing for mobile devices and other devices: A system includes a touch screen having multiple electrodes. The system also includes a processing unit configured to use the electrodes to (i) detect an object contacting the touch screen or within a first distance from the touch screen in a first mode and (ii) detect the object within a... Agent: National Semiconductor Corporation
20130009909 - Display device: A display device with high accuracy in object detection is provided. The display device includes a light-detection touch sensor, a capacitive touch sensor, and an illuminance sensor configured to detect the illuminance of external light. The information about the illuminance detected by the illuminance sensor is used to choose either... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20130009905 - Dual-function transducer for a touch panel: A dual-function transducer for a force-sensitive multi-touch screen, including a first substrate, at least one electrode array formed on the first substrate, the at least one electrode array including first and second electrodes, and circuitry operatively coupled to the first and second electrodes. The circuitry is configured to measure first... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130009907 - Magnetic stylus: A stylus comprising a magnetic field source when combined with a touch sensor provides for several input modes for an electronic device. Magnetometers in the electronic device may detect the presence, location, orientation, and angle of the magnet and thus the stylus. Presence of the magnetic field in conjunction with... Agent:
20130009910 - Mobile terminal: In a mobile terminal of the present invention, when the finger of a user is approaching a touch panel, an estimation coordinate as a position of the finger and an estimation distance as a distance between the finger and the touch panel are determined based on a capacitance value between... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130009908 - Resistive touch panel: A resistive touch panel is provided. The resistive touch panel includes a first conductive layer and a second conductive layer, and a plurality of electrodes is disposed on the first conductive layer and the second conductive layer. A detection area of the resistive touch panel is separated into at least... Agent: Cal-comp Electronics & Communications Company Limited
20130009914 - Coordinate input device, and program: With respect to a coordinate input device comprising an operation detection plane at a position in front of a display surface or projection surface, contact with the display surface or projection surface, or the absence thereof, by an input object having a round tip is accurately determined. The coordinate input... Agent: Hitachi Solutions, Ltd
20130009913 - Hyrbid human-interface device: The present invention discloses a hybrid human-interface device including an optical navigation module and a pointing module. The optical navigation module is configured to replace the conventional buttons of a convention pointing device, such as an optical mouse or a trackball mouse or TV controller. The optical navigation module is... Agent: Pixart Imaging Inc.
20130009912 - Method for recognizing touch and display apparatus thereof: A method and system for recognizing a touch of a display system including a plurality of touch screens is provided. The method for recognizing a touch of a display system including a plurality of touch screens includes: operating each of the plurality of touch screens according to an individually set... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130009911 - Underlay-board-equipped input device: An underlay-board-equipped input device is provided which is capable of preventing positional displacement of a writing paper sheet when a user is writing on the set writing paper sheet and when the writing paper sheet is set again. An underlay board is mounted to the back surface of a rectangular... Agent: Nitto Denko Corporation
20130009915 - Controlling responsiveness to user inputs on a touch-sensitive display: A communications terminal comprises a and a touch-sensitive display for displaying content generated by a software application associated with the processor and for receiving touch-based interactions for use with said software application. A display controller is operable to selectively accept and reject touch-based interactions in one or more predetermined sub-region(s)... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130009916 - 3d liquid crystal shutter glasses: 3D liquid crystal shutter glasses in the present invention include LCD lenses (1) and a control circuit (20, 30) which is operable to receive sync RF signal and drive the LCD lenses operation. The control circuit includes: an RF receiver for receiving sync signal (2); an LCD driver (3) for... Agent: Li-tek Corporation Co., Ltd.
20130009923 - Display apparatus having display driving unit on lower part: A display apparatus having a display driving unit on a lower part is provided. The LCD display apparatus includes a signal processing unit which performs video decoding, video scaling, and conversion into high-quality video on an input video; and a driving unit which is disposed closer to a lower end... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130009921 - Display control device, display control method, and computer program: A display control device includes: a display control unit that controls display of a reflective first display member and a self-emitting second display member that is provided in superimposition on a display surface of the first display member, has higher rewriting responsiveness than that of the first display member, and... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130009924 - Display device and method of driving the same: In a display device, a capacitance forming electrode is provided such that an additional capacitance is formed between the pixel electrode in pixel formation portion and the capacitance forming electrode, and the capacitance value of the additional capacitance is set equal to the capacitance value of the gate-drain capacitance. After... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130009919 - Display panel: Provided is a display panel including: a display area; and a gate driver to receive a first clock signal, a first clock bar signal, a second clock signal and a second clock bar signal, the gate driver comprising a first stage and a second stage to respectively apply a first... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130009925 - Display panel: On a display panel 10, a first scanning signal line drive circuit 12 is formed along a side of a display region 11 and a second scanning signal line drive circuit 13 is formed along the opposite side by the same process as pixel circuits. The size of a transistor... Agent:
20130009920 - Image display method and apparatus: A method and an apparatus for displaying an image that is capable of reducing power consumption of a display apparatus are provided. The method includes identifying a priority of an image from a database to set a clock frequency of the image, adjusting a currently set clock frequency to a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
20130009918 - Source driver: The invention provides a source driver, which includes a plurality of channel driving circuits, a polarity-controlling circuit and a boundary judgment unit. In order to avoid abnormal frames caused by the polarity-controlling circuit and special input data, for example, the input data of the FRC algorithm, the source driver employs... Agent: Novatek Microelectronics Corp.
20130009917 - Source driver array and driving method, timing controller and timing controlling method, and lcd driving device: A driving method for a source driver array is disclosed. The source driver array includes a leading source driver and at least one cascade source driver. The driving method includes utilizing a latch data signal and a reset section of a frame signal to control the leading source driver and... Agent:
20130009922 - Video display system, information processing apparatus and video display apparatus: An information processing apparatus generating and outputting video signals, a video display apparatus connected to the information processing apparatus and displaying a video based on the video signals received from the information processing apparatus, and a video display system including the information processing apparatus and the video display apparatus, in... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130009926 - Driving circuit and liquid crystal display using the same: A driving circuit for driving an LCD includes a common electrode, a number of pixel electrodes, a peripheral circuit, and a processing unit including a first input/output (I/O) port, a second I/O port; and a number of third I/O ports. The first I/O port and the second I/O ports are... Agent: Fu Tai Hua Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130009927 - Dual-function light guide for lcd backlight: A light emitter/sensor includes a lamp, a light sensor, a light guide, and a light controller. The light guide has a pair of opposite ends and is optically-coupled to the lamp and the light sensor at one of the ends. The light guide is configured to convey light emitted from... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130009928 - Liquid crystal display panel driving method, liquid crystal display device, and lcd driver: A driving method of a liquid crystal display panel having a source line and a counter electrode, includes driving the counter electrode to a first potential, driving the, counter electrode to a second potential being different from the first potential, setting the counter electrode and the source line to a... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20130009929 - 3d liquid crystal shutter glasses and lens thereof: 3D liquid crystal shutter glasses include a pair of LCD lenses (1), and a control circuit (100) associated with the LCD lenses. The LCD lens includes an LCD-glass layer (2), a front polarizing filter (3), and a transparent scratchproof layer (4) laminated together. The control circuit includes a sync signal... Agent: Li-tek Corporation Co., Ltd.
20130009930 - Display device and driving method thereof: The embodiments of the present invention relate to a display device and a driving method thereof, wherein the display device according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention includes a plurality of pixels a voltage transmitting line transmitting a first voltage to a first pixel among the plurality of... Agent:
20130009935 - Display device, method for driving same, and liquid crystal display device: A display device includes a signal line drive circuit provided with an analog amplifier through which a stationary electric current flows. The display device further includes a control signal output section which suspends operation of the analog amplifier during a period (non-scanning period) from an start time after application to... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130009931 - Electrophoresis display device and driving method: Discussed is an electrophoresis display device. The electrophoresis display device includes a plurality of gate lines and data lines formed to intersect each other, a gate driving circuit supplying a scan pulse to the gate lines, a data driving circuit respectively supplying a plurality of data voltages to the data... Agent:
20130009932 - Image display apparatus and method for controlling the image display apparatus: An image display apparatus includes: an interface unit which receives an image signal; a main controller which performs a control operation for processing the image signal in a normal mode state; a sub-controller which performs a control operation for providing a low power service in a power saving mode state;... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130009934 - Liquid crystal display device: An auxiliary capacitor line driving circuit (5), provided in a surrounding region located around a display region (R1) in a liquid crystal display panel, generates auxiliary capacitor driving signals, and includes: first and second voltage trunk lines (VCS1, VCS2) which carry two different voltages, respectively; at least one control signal... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130009936 - Pixel circuit, display device, and electronic appliance: A pixel circuit provided on a substrate on which a signal line, first and second scanning lines supplying first and second control pulse signals, a fixed power line, and a variable power line are arranged includes a capacitance element, a sampling transistor connected between the signal line and one of... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130009933 - Pixel circuit, display device, electronic apparatus, and method of driving pixel circuit: A pixel circuit including: an elelectrooptic element; a hold capacitor; a write transistor writing a drive voltage corresponding to a video signal supplied to one of main electrode terminals thereof to the hold capacitor; and a drive transistor driving the electrooptic element in accordance with the drive voltage written to... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130009939 - Display device: A display device according to the present disclosure includes: a variable-voltage source supplying power source voltage; an organic EL display unit including power lines on high-potential side and low-potential side that are connected to pixels; a potential difference detecting circuit detecting a potential on the high-potential side of a monitor... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130009940 - Display device: The occurrence of crosstalk in a display device which performs 3D display is suppressed. When 3D display is performed, part of a plurality of pixels perform desired color display and the other part of the plurality of pixels perform black display. Thus, as compared to the case where all of... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20130009938 - Display device and driving method thereof: A display device includes a first gate driver that applies a gate-on voltage to gate lines of a first gate line group in each period of n first scan periods for a first frame, n being a natural number. A second gate driver applies a gate-on voltage to gate lines... Agent:
20130009942 - Display device and driving method thereof: In a display device, the anode voltage of an organic light emitting element is periodically reset. The control terminal of a driving transistor is periodically reset, and an input data voltage is connected to the control terminal through an input terminal and an output terminal of the driving transistor. As... Agent:
20130009941 - Image display device: An image display device includes a display panel which includes a plurality of pixels and operates in a 2D mode and a 3D mode, a patterned retarder for dividing light from the display panel into first polarized light and second polarized light, and a control voltage generator which generates a... Agent:
20130009937 - Power device capable of improving flicker of a liquid crystal display, liquid crystal display capable of improving flicker, and method thereof: A power device capable of improving a flicker of a liquid crystal display includes a direct current (DC) voltage/direct current (DC) voltage converter, a common voltage circuit, and a clamper. The DC voltage/DC voltage converter is used for generating a DC low gate voltage. The common voltage circuit receives a... Agent:
20130009944 - 3d computer graphics object and method: A graphical object template associates multiple human language attributes each with a subset of the defined numerical values associated with at least one of the numerical value data fields. The graphical object template provides the same to virtual reality (VR) software and thus allows for automatic interpretation of a fuzzy... Agent: Braindistrict
20130009951 - 3d image processing apparatus, implementation method of the same and computer-readable storage medium thereof: A three-dimensional (3D) image processing apparatus and method in which 3D image conversion information for an input image having a plurality of frames is generated, and the input image is converted into a 3D image by rendering a preview image of the 3D image based on the 3D image conversion... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130009948 - Apparatus and methods for wrapping texture onto the surface of a virtual object: The invention provides techniques for wrapping a two-dimensional texture conformally onto a surface of a three dimensional virtual object within an arbitrarily-shaped, user-defined region. The techniques provide minimum distortion and allow interactive manipulation of the mapped texture. The techniques feature an energy minimization scheme in which distances between points on... Agent:
20130009945 - Electronic display method and apparatus: A method and apparatus for displaying images on a viewing surface using a single image source to generate different portions of the image, the combined image having a higher resolution than the image source. A first apparatus switches images using a micro-electro-mechanical systems mirror array onto the viewing surface, the... Agent:
20130009952 - Generating a depth map from a two-dimensional source image for stereoscopic and multiview imaging: Depth maps are generated from a monoscopic source images and asymmetrically smoothed to a near-saturation level. Each depth map contains depth values focused on edges of local regions in the source image. Each edge is defined by a predetermined image parameter having an estimated value exceeding a predefined threshold. The... Agent: Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of Canada, As Represented By The Minister Of Industry, Through
20130009955 - Method and apparatus for correcting errors in stereo images: An embodiment of the present invention relates to a method and apparatus for correcting errors in stereo images. The apparatus for correcting errors in stereo images according to an embodiment of the present invention comprises: a space histogram generation unit generating space histogram information using the depth map information on... Agent: Sk Planet Co., Ltd.
20130009950 - Method and system of generating a three-dimensional view of a real scene for military planning and operations: Generation of views of a real scene is based on selection of view criteria and the content of multiple types of source data. The viewpoint and at least one other criterion area used to determine which texture to sue for each surface, or portion of a surface, of a three-dimensional... Agent: Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd.
20130009949 - Method, system and computer program product for re-convergence of a stereoscopic image: First and second views of a stereoscopic image are received. A first portion of the stereoscopic image is located at a first coordinate that is equal within the first and second views. For displaying enlarged versions of the first and second views, at least one of the first and second... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated
20130009943 - Multi-core processor supporting real-time 3d image rendering on an autostereoscopic display: A multi-core processor system may support 3D image rendering on an autostereoscopic display. The 3D image rendering includes pre-processing of depth map and 3D image wrapping tasks. The pre-processing of depth map may include a foreground prior depth image smoothing technique, which may perform a depth gradient detection and a... Agent:
20130009947 - Passive 3d image system and image processing method thereof: A passive 3D image system including a passive 3D image display apparatus, a scaling module and a luminance adjusting module is provided. The 3D passive image display apparatus includes N rows of display units. After receiving an original image including N rows of original data, the scaling module merges the... Agent: Mstar Semiconductor, Inc.
20130009954 - Spatially registering user photographs: Photographs of an object may be oriented with respect to both the geographic location and orientation of the object by registering a 3D model derived from a plurality of photographs of the objects with a 2D image of the object having a known location and orientation. For example, a 3D... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130009946 - Stereo image display apparatus and stereo image display method: A stereo image display apparatus that causes a display device to display a stereo image having a parallax, wherein a stereo image of a currently displayed frame is advanced frame by frame to a stereo image of the next frame in response to a frame-by-frame advance indication, the apparatus comprising:... Agent: Fujifilm Corporation
20130009953 - Stereoscopic format converter: A device and method for converting one stereoscopic format into another. A software-enabled matrix is used to set forth predefined relationships between one type of format as an input image and another type of format as an output image. The matrix can then be used as a look-up table that... Agent: Reald Inc.
20130009956 - Display control apparatus, display control method, and program: Provided is a display control apparatus controlling display of a transmissive display which includes a screen configured to transmit light arriving from an object located on a side of a first surface so that the object is viewable from a viewpoint position set on a side of a second surface... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130009957 - Image processing system, image processing device, image processing method, and medical image diagnostic device: An image processing system according to an embodiment includes a stereoscopic display device, a determining unit, and a rendering processor. The stereoscopic display device displays a stereoscopic image that is capable of being viewed stereoscopically using a parallax image group generated from volume data as three-dimensional medical image data. The... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130009958 - Projection image generation apparatus, program and method: A structure extraction element obtains three-dimensional structure extraction data by extracting a tubular structure from volume data obtained by imaging a predetermined subject. A relating element relates positions on paths of a two-dimensional template representing a schematic diagram of a three-dimensionally branching tubular structure obtained by imaging a predetermined subject... Agent: Fujifilm Corporation
20130009959 - Image processing system: A process for generating enhanced resolution images of fibrous tissue within a portion of a body being sampled, including accessing source data representing a distribution of the tissue orientations for a plurality of discrete sample imaging elements defined within the portion based on a first imaging resolution; generating, based on... Agent: Brain Research Institute Foundation Pty Ltd.
20130009960 - Method and apparatus for electrical power visualization: A method and apparatus for providing a visualization of power for display. The method establishes a power visualization scale based on a color saturation and intensity range for a hue and a range of power to be visualized, and generates a display image for at least one measured value of... Agent: Enphase Energy, Inc.
20130009961 - Software system and method for wastewater treatment control and interpretation using orp: A method for controlling and optimizing the treatment of wastewater in a batch reactor using the calculation and manipulation of ORP readings.... Agent: Aqua-aerobic Systems, Inc.
20130009962 - Automatic zoom for a display: A method, apparatus, computer program product, and user interface provide for determining a minimum and optimum font size for information displayed on a display based on a predetermined set of criteria, and automatically adjusting the displayed information on the display using a module such that a size of a smallest... Agent: Core Wireless Licensing S.a.r.l
20130009963 - Graphical display of data with animation: An animated graphic transition is displayed to represent a data difference between data sets. A plurality of data sets is provided, and a user is presented with a plurality of options that includes selection of one or more data sets. A user selection from the plurality of options is detected.... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130009964 - Methods and apparatus to perform animation smoothing: Methods and apparatus to perform animation smoothing are disclosed. An example method includes determining an estimated drawing time associated with each of a plurality of frames of an animation, calculating a metric based on the estimated drawing time associated with each of the plurality of frames, and updating an assumed... Agent:
20130009965 - Animation display device: A converter 1 converts a plurality of animation data 101a, 102a, and 103a into a plurality of motion data 201, 202, and 203 which can be processed by an animation drawing engine 2, respectively. The converter also generates motion control information 204 for specifying the size, the position, and the... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
20130009966 - Image processing device, image display device, and projector: An image processing device adapted to perform image processing on an image signal input, and then output the image signal includes an interface section adapted to perform input and output of the image signal in process with a storage device located outside the image processing device, and connected to the... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130009967 - Mobile terminal, setting method, and storage medium: A mobile terminal including a display unit and communicably connected to a storage apparatus storing setting information of a user interface for an information processing terminal for receiving a user operation to data in the information processing terminal. The mobile terminal includes an acquisition unit and a control unit. The... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130009968 - Remote control electronic display system: A display apparatus and display system wherein displays are generated at a remote source and transmitted to the display apparatus for real time or timed presentation.... Agent: Activision Tv, Inc.
20130009970 - Method and system for display output stutter: Apparatus and methods for reducing power consumption of a data transfer interface in a computer system are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method for reducing power consumption of a data transfer interface between a first device and a second device, includes, identifying a free interval between a first data and... Agent: Ati Technologies Ulc
20130009969 - Methods circuits & systems for wireless transmission of a video signal from a computing platform: Disclosed are methods, circuits and systems for wireless transmission of a video signal from a computing platform. There is provided a video and/or audio signal source device such as a laptop computer. The video and/or audio signal source device may include a Display Mini Card (DMC) System Connector. The video... Agent:
20130009971 - Image processing apparatus, preview image displaying method, and recording medium: An image processing apparatus comprises: an image processor which performs a plurality of image processing operations on one target data object separately; a display; and a controller which extracts from the target data object a plurality of data sections changed by the image processing operations of the image processor and... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.
20130009972 - Spawning projected avatars in a virtual universe: The present invention provides a computer implemented method and apparatus to project a projected avatar associated with an avatar in a virtual universe. A computer receives a command to project the avatar, the command having a projection point. The computer transmits a request to place a projected avatar at the... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130009974 - Apparatus, display module and methods for controlling the loading of frames to a display module: Apparatus including: a controller; a display panel; a first frame memory configured to load a frame of data to the display panel during insertion of a blank frame at the display panel and configured to be filled by a frame of data from the controller, wherein the controller is configured... Agent:
20130009973 - Development support apparatus and development support program: A development support apparatus and development support program are used to facilitate the development of a program executed by an image processing apparatus. A user selects a desired purpose from a displayed list that includes the purposes of the processing units. Accordingly, an explanatory screen of a sample unit corresponding... Agent: Omron Corporation
20130009975 - Method for reducing graphics rendering failures: A method and electronic device employing the method of processing a frame of graphics for display is provided that includes developing a frame in a first software frame processing stage following a first vertical blanking (VBL) heartbeat, issuing a command indicating the first stage is complete, and performing a final... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130009976 - Liquid crystal display device and method for driving the same: An LCD device and a driving method thereof are provided. The LCD device includes a panel, a timing controller, and a backlight unit. The panel is driven by a data driver and a gate driver. The timing controller controls the data driver and the gate driver. The backlight unit turns... Agent:
20130009977 - Multi-mode processing of texture blocks: Multi-mode decoding and encoding of texture blocks are disclosed wherein in a default decoding and encoding mode all bits of a codeword sequence are available as payload bits for representing texel values of the texels in the texture block. In an auxiliary encoding and decoding mode one less bit of... Agent:
20130009978 - Systems and methods for combining images into a file using multiple color palettes: Image data systems and methods combine a plurality of images into a single multiple-palette image data file, or generate a selected image from the multiple-palette image data file. An exemplary embodiment receives first pixel information for a first pixel of a first image, the first pixel having a first color;... Agent: Echostar Technologies L.L.C.
20130009979 - Automatic 3d modeling: An automatic 3D modeling system and method are described in which a 3D model may be generated from a picture or another image. For example, a 3D model for a face of a person may be automatically generated. The system and method also permits gestures/behaviors associated with a 3D model... Agent: Laastra Telecom Gmbh LLC
20130009980 - Viewing-focus oriented image processing: A method and a processor for implementing the method are disclosed for processing of an image. A first algorithm is selected to be used for processing information representing an area of interest in the image. A second algorithm is selected to be used for processing information representing an area of... Agent: Ati Technologies Ulc
20130009982 - Apparatus and method for displaying an image of an object on a visual display unit: Method and apparatus for displaying an image of an object on a visual display unit, wherein the image that is shown on the visual display unit depends on a parameter or parameters that is/are selected from the group comprising the 3-D orientation of the visual display unit, a position of... Agent:
20130009983 - Display control apparatus and display control method: A display control apparatus comprises a display control unit configured to display an image in each of a plurality of areas within a display screen, and a notifying unit configured to, when identical images are displayed in the plurality of areas, give a notification which indicates that the images are... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130009984 - Display installed in hall: It is an objective to provide a display system installed in hall for displaying avatars at an event hall as a real space, and for appropriately displaying such avatar at the event hall according to the number of users who wish to display the avatar. We provide a display system,... Agent: Dwango Co., Ltd.
20130009986 - Event handling in an integrated execution environment: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, are described for handling input received from a common interface of a program and a runtime environment when both the program and the runtime environment are configured to consume the received input. Given that both a browser... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated
20130009985 - Image processing method for fast fill-in of a figure and computer readable medium therefor: An image processing method includes steps of acquiring a first two-dimensional parallelogram image, creating a second two-dimensional parallelogram image by dividing the first image into two figures by a line along a predetermined scanning direction and joining together respective sides of the two figures corresponding to an upper base and... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
20130009987 - Mobile terminal device: A mobile terminal device includes a display control module 100 performing display control on display modules 11 and 21 and a setting module 100 setting an icon to be kept secret according to a setting operation. In this arrangement, the display control module 100 performs control such that the secret... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130009981 - Transcoding detection and adjustment of content for optimal display: Technologies are generally described for detecting transcoding and adjusting visual content for optimal display on user devices. A content provider may deliver visual content to a service provider for transmission over a network to user devices, and may monitor the quality of the visual content that the user devices receive.... Agent: Empire Technology Development, LLC
20130009988 - Automatic analyzing device, information display method thereof, and information display system: An automatic analyzing device has an easy-to-use user interface. In particular, the automatic analyzing device for analyzing samples has a reaction disk to which samples are dispensed conveyed through a conveying path; a control unit that controls movement of the reaction disk; and a display unit that is controlled by... Agent: Hitachi High-technologies Corporation
20130009990 - Information display method and electronic device: An information display method for an electronic device is provided, wherein the electronic device includes a display apparatus, a processor and a sensor unit. The display apparatus displays at least a stacked icon composed of a plurality pieces of information. The information display method includes processing the sensing signal received... Agent: Compal Electronics, Inc.
20130009991 - Methods and systems for displaying interfaces: Methods and systems for displaying interfaces are provided. In an embodiment of invention, a method for displaying interfaces for use in an electronic device is provided. The method comprises providing an interface comprising at least one interface object; selecting an interface display layer; obtaining a first object from an image;... Agent: Htc Corporation
20130009989 - Methods and systems for image segmentation and related applications: The invention provides methods and systems for image segmentation and related application in a portable device. Movements of a input tool on an image is detected for determining a region to be segmented from the image. When image segmentation is done, segmented region can be applied with various visual effects.... Agent:
20130009992 - System and method for displaying object location in augmented reality: A system and a method are provided for displaying location information on a mobile device. The location information can include direction, distance, positional coordinates, etc. The mobile device's display displays an image captured using the mobile device's camera. A selection input is received to identify an object in the image.... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130009994 - Methods and apparatus to generate virtual-world environments: Example methods and apparatus to generate virtual-world environments are disclosed. A disclosed example method involves receiving real-world data associated with a real-world environment in which a person is located at a particular time and receiving virtual-reality data representative of a virtual-world environment corresponding to the real-world environment in which the... Agent:
20130009993 - Systems, computer medium and computer-implemented methods for providing health information to employees via augmented reality display: Provided are embodiments of systems, computer medium and computer-implemented methods for providing feedback of health information to an employee when the employee is engaged in their work duties. The method including receiving health data output by a set of health sensors provided on or near the employee when the employee... Agent: Saudi Arabian Oil Company
20130009995 - Clamp mode emulation: Various technologies described herein pertain to filling a fill area of a canvas with a source visual object and/or a supplemental visual object to emulate a result of clamping the source visual object onto the fill area of the canvas. A source sub-region of a canvas is filled with the... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130009996 - User input back channel for wireless displays: As part of a communication session, a wireless source device can transmit audio and video data to a wireless sink device, and the wireless sink device can transmit user input data received at the wireless sink device back to the wireless source device. In this manner, a user of the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20130009997 - Pinch-to-zoom video apparatus and associated method: Full-motion video displayed on a portable communications device such as a tablet personal computer, can be processed “on the fly” to provide a “zoom-in” and “zoom-out” functionality. Image elements are added to video image frames as they are read out from memory and prior to being display on the picture... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130009998 - Display control system: A display control system is provided. The display control system is electrically coupled to a first display device, a second display device and an image output device which is configured to generate an image. The display control system comprises a control unit, a first control device and a second control... Agent:
20130009999 - Method and apparatus for component display processing: Embodiments of the present invention provide a component display processing method and apparatus. The method includes: receiving indication information indicating that a component is in a waiting-to-be-processed state; and according to the indication information, reducing a displayed region of a container that is displayed on a display screen, so that... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.
20130010000 - Electronic device, storage medium and method for managing files in the electronic device: In a method for managing files using an electronic device, the method determines whether a touch operation on a touchscreen corresponds to an icon of a confirmed file. If the touch operation corresponds to the icon of the confirmed file, touch operations of dragging the icon of the confirmed file... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130010009 - Colour calibration of electronic display screens: Process of colour calibrating an electronic display screen comprising the steps of displaying at least one trial colour of at least one physical sample having standardized colour on an electronic display screen, visually comparing the colour of the at least one physical sample and the at least one trial colour... Agent: Akzo Nobel Coatings International B.v.
20130010005 - Control device, display device, electronic apparatus and control method: A control device includes: a first storage device storing a dither matrix of two-dimensionally arranged dither values; a second storage device storing data of a-gradation levels; a first correction device that performs a first correction processing of calculating a first correction value for correcting gradation blurring-out from the target pixel... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130010008 - Display apparatus and method for driving the same: A display apparatus is disclosed. The display apparatus includes a display portion including a plurality of pixels; a voltage driving portion that provides voltages to the plurality of pixels; and a control portion which controls the voltage driving portion to provide the voltages to the plurality of pixels, each of... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130010003 - Display control device, display control method, and program: A display control device includes: a display control unit that controls displaying on a display allowing light, which is incident from a rear surface side opposite to an observation surface that is a surface of a side at which an observing user is present, to be transmitted through and to... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130010017 - Display device: In a field-sequential liquid crystal display device, when a red image is displayed, red light is transmitted in the first subframe period, and further, green light and blue light are transmitted in the second and third subframe periods, respectively. Therefore, the blue component of an input signal is adjusted such... Agent:
20130010013 - Display method and display device: The present invention relates to a display method and a display device. The display method comprises the following steps: a display screen provided with an optical wavelength conversion layer receives an exciting light which is projected by at least one projection device and carries image information; every projection pixel of... Agent: Appotronics Corporation Limited
20130010011 - Display method of plasma display apparatus and plasma display apparatus: A display method of a plasma display apparatus to which primary color video signals are inputted and which carries out color display by letting phosphors for primary colors emit light is provided. The display method displays the primary color video signals by changing a gray level of an output primary... Agent:
20130010016 - Display panel driving method, display device driving circuit, and display device: A method of driving a display panel having a display area including different first and second display areas includes: (1) supplying image data to each of the first and second display area by a supply circuit to display an image therein; and (2) performing a first correction to correct only... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130010006 - Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus: In one unit period of a display period, each pair of two scanning lines is selected and a gray scale potential corresponding to an image signal of pixels of one scanning line of each pair of scanning lines is supplied to each signal line. In another unit period, the other... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130010007 - Electro-optical device and electronic apparatus: In one unit period of a display period, each first pair of scanning lines is selected and a gray scale potential corresponding to pixels of one scanning line of the first pair of scanning lines is supplied to each signal line. In another unit period, each second pair of scanning... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130010004 - Fiber optic tapestry: A woven fiber optic tapestry for conveying a specific representation of data on a woven fiber optic threaded surface. The tapestry is provided in a particular system including fiber optic threads threadedly arranged together to form a woven fiber optic panel, in which each of the threads is operatively connected... Agent:
20130010002 - Illumination unit and display: Provided are an illumination unit and a display capable of achieving size reduction in a case where a plurality types of light sources emitting light with various different wavelengths are in use. An optical-path conversion member 12 is provided for performing optical-path conversion to light (red laser light Lr, green... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130010001 - Lcd display, a driving device for driving the lcd display, and a driving method for driving the lcd display: The present invention discloses an LCD display and related driving device and driving method. The driving method includes: obtaining an accumulated working time of the LCD display; obtaining a high reference voltage corresponding to the accumulated working time; utilizing the high reference voltage to drive the LCD display; making a... Agent: Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co. Ltd.
20130010010 - Methods and apparatus for calibrating a color display: Improved methods are provided for calibrating color on a color display coupled to a computer, which are useful for obtaining calibrated data in a virtual proof network for enabling different color devices to render consistent color. Methods involve user interactions with screens on the display to set color display parameters.... Agent: Rah Color Technologies LLC
20130010012 - Methods and apparatus for color uniformity: Methods and apparatus for achieving color and luminance uniformity in color output devices. In one embodiment, measurements of luminance and chrominance are taken at various regions of the display surface for a range of color inputs. Using the collected data, a color volume is formed for each of the measured... Agent: Apple Inc.
20130010014 - Multi-primary color liquid crystal panel drive circuit, multi-primary color liquid crystal panel drive method, liquid crystal display device and overdrive setting method: A multi-primary-color liquid crystal panel driver (100) according to the present invention includes: a multi-primary-color converter (110) which performs a multi-primary-color conversion to convert the grayscale levels of an input video signal in each of a plurality of vertical scanning periods into grayscale levels of four or more primary colors;... Agent:
20130010015 - Pixel circuit and display device: A display device which realizes constant display having multiple tones with low power consumption is provided. A pixel circuit 2 has an internal node N1 holding a pixel data voltage applied to a display element unit 21, a first switch circuit 22 transferring the pixel data voltage supplied from a... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130010018 - Method of optically transmitting digital information from a smart phone to a control device: A load control device is able to receive radio-frequency (RF) signals from a Wi-Fi-enabled device, such as a smart phone, via a wireless local area network. The load control device comprises a controllably conductive device adapted to be coupled in series between an AC power source and an electrical load,... Agent: Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.01/03/2013 > 218 patent applications in 59 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20130002521 - Screen relay device, screen relay system, and computer -readable storage medium: According to one embodiment, a screen relay device includes a communication unit that receives first image information from relay source devices, and transmits second image information to a relay destination device, a determining unit that determines a storage area of the first image information in a first storage unit, a... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130002522 - Methods and systems for simultaneous local and contextual display: Methods and systems for simultaneous local and contextual display comprise displaying a smaller, “local” image on a first surface using a first device having limited screen real estate. A second, larger, “contextual” image is simultaneously displayed on a larger second surface, which may comprise a projector screen or a separate... Agent: Xerox Corporation
20130002523 - Digital reading device and method: A digital reading device comprises a pair of tablet portions each having a display screen, with the tablets being foldable relative to each other between a closed position wherein the display screens are protected and not visible and an open position wherein the screens are adjacent and coplanar with respect... Agent:
20130002524 - Smart pad operation with differing aspect ratios: A computational device divides, by a seam, a screen into first and second logical displays; in a first mode, moves the seam to a first position to provide logical displays having different selected aspect ratios, viewing angles, and/or a viewable image sizes and, in a second mode, moves the seam... Agent: Z124
20130002525 - System for locating a position of an object: A system is disclosed which includes a camera structured to detect an electromagnetic emission and a module to resolve the location of the object based upon the detected emission. In one form a scene captured by the camera can be filtered to highlight a wavelength, or range of wavelengths of... Agent:
20130002526 - Novel organic compound and organic light-emitting device: s
20130002527 - Display devices and methods of manufacturing display devices: A display device includes a substrate having a pixel region and a peripheral circuit region, peripheral circuits disposed in the peripheral circuit region, an insulation layer covering the peripheral circuits, a first electrode disposed on the insulation layer in the pixel region, at least one protection structure disposed on the... Agent: Samsung Mobile Display Co., Ltd.
20130002528 - Liquid crystal display device, pixel circuit, and driving method: A liquid crystal display device includes: pixels each composed of n sub-pixels, the pixels being arranged in a matrix; a switching element provided for each sub-pixel; a liquid crystal element provided for each sub-pixel; n reference potential trunk lines having a mutually different magnitude of potential; a first display signal... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002529 - Backlight apparatus, method for controlling the same, and image display apparatus: Disclosed is a backlight apparatus comprising a plurality of light sources; and a control unit which drives the plurality of light sources at an identical driving frequency and which performs pulse-width modulation control for a turned-on period and a turned-off period of each of the light sources; wherein the control... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002530 - Segment display device: A segment display device includes an e-paper segmented display module, a first circuit module and a second circuit module. The e-paper segmented display module includes a group of first contacts. The first circuit module includes a first substrate, a first control unit, a group of second contacts and a group... Agent: E Ink Holdings Inc.
20130002542 - Coordinate input device and program: With respect to a coordinate designation device capable of detecting simultaneous operational input for a plurality of coordinates, occurrences of erroneous operations during textual input, etc., are suppressed. An elapsed time from a previous up operation up to a new down operation is calculated, and, if the calculated elapsed time... Agent: Hitachi Solutions, Ltd.
20130002538 - Gesture-based user interface for a wearable portable device: A gesture-based user interface comprises a wearable portable device storing a gesture profile for each of a plurality of different applications on the wearable portable device to define different gestures for the different applications, wherein each of the gesture profiles includes at least one gesture and a predetermined function associated... Agent:
20130002541 - Image processing device, image processing method and program: Embodiments of the technology involve apparatus and methods for control of displaying of images. In an example, an apparatus may include an image display, a sensor to detect posture of the image display and a processor to control sequentially displaying images of a group of images on the image display... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130002537 - Imaging apparatus, imaging apparatus control method, and computer program: An imaging apparatus includes: a control unit configured to move a focusing lens, and detect a focus position; wherein the control unit executes auto-focus (AF) scan processing in which only a part of a range of movement of the focusing lens is set as a scan range, as first scan... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130002536 - Indication member, optical position detection device, and display system with input function: A detectable indication member for an optical position detection device includes a round bar shaped shaft and a spherical body provided at the distal end of the shaft. The outer peripheral surface of the spherical body and the outer peripheral surface of an end portion of the shaft portion connected... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130002544 - Input device, method and medium: An input device comprises: a detection unit that detects as detection data an oscillation generated by tapping a body of a user and transmitted via the body; and an input information identification unit that refers to the detection data, identifies a tap site based on a fact that the detection... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130002543 - Interactive presentation system of electronic reading device with on-paper window system: The invention relates to an electronic reading device that can be used in combination with print media, and more particularly, to an interactive presentation system for an electronic reading device having an on-paper window system. The interactive presentation system is composed of a plurality of electronic reading device. One of... Agent:
20130002532 - Method, apparatus, and computer program product for shared synchronous viewing of content: Provided herein is a technique by which content may be shared with a remote user. An example method may include providing for display of content on a first device, synchronizing content between the first device and a second device, providing for display of an image captured by the second device... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130002540 - Operation information generation device: According to an embodiment, an operation information generation device includes a receiver configured to receive content from a server connected to a first network; a processor configured to decode the content; a display control unit configured to display the decoded content on a displaying unit; a reception unit configured to... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130002535 - Optical position detection device and display system with input function: In an optical position detection device, when emitting the detection light from the light source section, the light receiving section receives the reflected light from the target object with the first light receiving element and the second light receiving element. The first light receiving element and the second light receiving... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130002531 - Portable electronic device having interchangeable user interfaces and method thereof: A portable electronic device comprising a housing, and a first user interface, a second user interface and one or more sensors supported by the housing, and a method thereof. The first user interface has an active state, and the second user interface has an inactive state while the first user... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130002539 - System and method for interacting with a display: A system and method of interacting with a display. The method comprises recognizing a disturbance in a display zone of a projected image and displaying a selected state in response to the recognized disturbance. The method further includes recognizing a gesture which interrupts a light source and is associated with... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130002534 - Systems and methods for controlling a cursor on a display using a trackpad input device: Systems and methods for controlling a cursor on a display using a trackpad input device are disclosed. The systems and methods may be directed to controlling the cursor on a display separate from the trackpad input device, based on information identified about a motion of a trackpad input device or... Agent: Google Inc.
20130002533 - User experience: Example embodiments relate to systems, methods, apparatuses, and computer readable media relating to user interface, that may for example, receive and/or process physical activity data and allow interaction with the received information in novel implementations.... Agent: Nike, Inc.
20130002546 - Information processing device, computer readable non-transitory recording medium, and information processing method: An information processing device includes: a display device; a pointing device; a cursor display unit that displays a cursor on a screen of the display device in accordance with operations of the pointing device; a first acquisition unit that acquires position information indicating a position, on the screen, of a... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130002545 - Wearable computer with curved display and navigation tool: Disclosed are systems, methods, and devices for interfacing with a wearable heads-up display via a touch-operable input device. The wearable heads-up display may include a display element for receiving and displaying display information received from a processor, and may also include a wearable frame structure supporting the display element and... Agent: Google Inc.
20130002550 - Determination of controller three-dimensional location using image analysis and ultrasonic communication: Methods, systems, and computer programs are presented for determining the location of a controller. One method includes an operation for capturing image data of a capture area in front of a display. Additionally, the method includes another operation for capturing sound data emitted by the controller in the capture area... Agent: Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC.
20130002548 - Display device: According to an aspect, a display device includes a display unit and a control unit. The display unit stereoscopically displays a display object. When a movement of an object is detected in a three-dimensional space where the display object is stereoscopically displayed, the control unit for changes the display object... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130002551 - Instruction input device, instruction input method, program, recording medium, and integrated circuit: An instruction input device includes: a first direction detection unit detecting the first direction in which the user is looking; a second direction detection unit detecting a second direction in which the user is performing a pointing operation; a gaze position calculation unit calculating a gaze position of the user... Agent:
20130002547 - Pointing device: A point device is used with a computer device, and the point device includes a fixed base and a main body. The fixed base has a first hinge portion and a sensing displacement module, the first hinge portion locates on one end of the fixed base, and the sensing displacement... Agent: Giga-byte Technology Co., Ltd.
20130002549 - Remote-control device and control system and method for controlling operation of screen: A control system for controlling an operation of a screen having a first geometric reference includes a marking device and a remote-control device. The marking device displays a first pattern associated with the first geometric reference on the screen. The remote-control device obtains a signal from the screen. The signal... Agent: Asustek Computer Inc.
20130002552 - Interactive image system, interactive control device and operation method thereof: An interactive image system includes a host generating interactive images; a light source generating at least one light beam; and an interactive control device transmitting data to the host and switching between an operation status and an idle status. The interactive control device includes: an image sensor capturing a first... Agent: Pixart Imaging Incorporation, R.o.c.
20130002553 - Character entry apparatus and associated methods:
20130002554 - Solar-powered mouse: A mouse includes a shell, a solar panel, a dry battery, a rechargeable battery, a power switch element and a circuit board. The dry battery, the rechargeable battery, the power switch element and the circuit board all are positioned in the shell. The solar panel is configured to convert light... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130002555 - High resolution and high sensitivity optically activated cursor maneuvering device: A cursor-manipulating device comprising a light diffusing surface, for example a Lambertian surface, covering a cavity containing a light source and an image sensor, wherein the cursor-manipulating device is a touch pad like device. The image detector senses the touching of the outer surface of the cursor-manipulating device with a... Agent:
20130002561 - Character input device and character input method: According to an aspect, a character input device includes a display unit, an input detecting unit, and a control unit. The display unit displays a screen having a character entry area and a virtual keyboard. The virtual keyboard includes a plurality of keys each of which corresponds to a character.... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130002559 - Desktop computer user interface: A user interface, comprising: video glasses (10), for being used as a display of a desktop computer; built-in earphones (60), connected to a frame of the video glasses, for being used as an output facility of the computer; microphone (24) embedded in a frame of the video glasses (10), for... Agent:
20130002560 - Electronic device, controlling method thereof and computer program product: A method of controlling an electronic device, an electronic device using the same, and a computer program product are provided. The method includes detecting a plurality of touch areas on a touch screen so that a plurality of touch points contained within each of the touch areas are obtained, respectively... Agent: Htc Corporation
20130002558 - Input method and input device: The present disclosure generally relates to an input method including the steps of: receiving a key event sequence inputted by a keyboard; comparing the key event sequence with prestored data, determining whether the key event sequence is a sequence predefined by the prestored data; if the key event sequence is... Agent: Perception Digital Limited
20130002557 - Slim keypad structure and electronic device using the same: A slim key includes a supporting plate, at least one key cap, at least one dome and a light-permeable circuit board. The supporting plate is disposed above the circuit board and has at least one frame part. Each frame part is formed with a light-permeable hole at a central portion... Agent: Silitek Electronic (guangzhou) Co., Ltd.
20130002556 - System and method for seamless switching among different text entry systems on an ambiguous keyboard: An electronic text-generating device for generation of a text is disclosed. The device comprises an input member for which a set of selections in a first text entry mode corresponds to a first set of characters and the set of selections in a second text entry mode corresponds to a... Agent:
20130002563 - Handheld electronic device with text disambiguation: A handheld electronic device includes a reduced QWERTY keyboard and is enabled with disambiguation software. The device provides a default output based upon a frequency and variants that are not based solely on frequency. The device enables editing during text entry and also provides a learning function that allows the... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130002564 - Method and handheld electronic device including first input component and second touch sensitive input component: A handheld electronic device includes a housing having a surface; a first input component having input members disposed external to the surface; a second touch sensitive input component disposed about the input members, the touch sensitive input component being separate and distinct from the input members and the first input... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130002562 - Virtual keyboard layouts: A method, apparatus, and computer product for: receiving an indication of a size for a virtual keyboard; determining, based at least in part on the size, a layout for a virtual keyboard; and causing the display of a virtual keyboard according to the layout.... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130002577 - Adaptive user interface: Technologies are generally described for providing an adaptive user interface. In some examples, a gesture-based apparatus may include a distance measuring unit configured to measure a distance between the gesture-based apparatus and a user, a gesture recognition unit configured to recognize a gesture of the user, and a control unit... Agent: Empire Technology Development LLC
20130002574 - Apparatus and method for executing application in portable terminal having touch screen: An apparatus and method for defining objects representing respective applications, verifying an object used as an input tool by a user through an input size and an input shape which are input on a touch screen, and executing an application defined by the verified object. The apparatus preferably includes an... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130002575 - Character input device: An information processing apparatus that determines a position of a touch input received at a display of the information processing apparatus, controls the display to display a string of candidate characters for input at a position on the display corresponding to the position of the touch input, detects selection of... Agent: Sony Mobile Communications Ab
20130002596 - Computer, display card, display device and method for updating display information: A computer, a graphic card, a display apparatus and a method of updating information is described, wherein, the computer has a first status and a second status, and the system power consumption of computer in the first status is larger than the system power consumption of computer in the second... Agent:
20130002579 - Coordinate detecting device: A coordinate detecting device includes a plurality of first and second electrodes, a detecting unit for scanning the first and second electrodes to detect sensor output values of the first and second electrodes, and an arithmetic processing unit for performing an arithmetic process on the basis of the detected sensor... Agent:
20130002565 - Detecting portable device orientation and user posture via touch sensors: Concepts and technologies are described herein for processing touch sensor signals from sensors located on a portable touch screen device along with accelerometer data, to determine if, and how, the device is currently being used. Data from touch sensors along with accelerometer data are analyzed to identify a manner in... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130002571 - Devices and processes for data input: Devices are disclosed for inputting data to a touch sensitive user interface, which devices comprise a base operative to affix to the user interface, a button having an outer touch surface and an inner surface operative to engage the user interface to convey a data input signal thereto in response... Agent:
20130002581 - Electronic device: The electronic device for executing the predetermined operation based on the press includes a control unit configured to set an execution standard for executing the predetermined operation based on the pressure data and a cancellation standard for canceling the predetermined operation. The control unit sets the cancellation standard to be... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130002582 - Electronic device: An electronic device includes a display unit configured to display characters, a contact detection unit configured to detect a contact, a tactile sensation providing unit configured to provide a tactile sensation to an object contacting the contact detection unit, and a control unit configured to control such that predetermined characters... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130002593 - Electronic device, display and touch-sensitive user interface: Display devices and methods for operating the same are provided. In one embodiment, the display device has an electronic display having an active area for presenting visual content; a housing holding the electronic display and having an opening allowing a person to view a first portion of the active area;... Agent:
20130002580 - Electronic device, informing control method, and storage medium storing control program: According to an aspect, an electronic device includes an informing unit, an operating unit, and a control unit. The informing unit performs informing of first information and informing of second information to be informed after the first information. The operating unit accepts an operation. The control unit causes the informing... Agent: Kyocera Corporation
20130002572 - Flexible display panel and display apparatus including the flexible display panel: A flexible display panel includes a flexible substrate including a first region including a display region and having a curved display surface, and a plurality of non-display regions that is located outside the display region and including a second region located outside the first region and folded in a direction... Agent:
20130002583 - Flexible display panel and display apparatus including the flexible display panel: A flexible display panel including: a flexible panel including a first region including a display region and oriented on a first plane and a second region including a non-display region and oriented on a second plane different from the first plane; and a flexible encapsulation member disposed on the flexible... Agent:
20130002568 - Full screen mode: Systems for, and methods of, dual screen smartphones are described herein. The dual screens are hingedly coupled and can be rotated into an open position forming one contiguous screen. A processor is configured to dismiss any action bar or status bar in response to a prompt thereby maximizing media across... Agent: Imerj LLC
20130002587 - Haptic apparatus and techniques for quantifying capability thereof: A computer-implemented method of quantifying the capability of a haptic system. The haptic system comprises an actuator. The computer comprises a processor, a memory, and an input/output interface for receiving and transmitting information to and from the processor. The computer provides an environment for simulating the mechanics of the haptic... Agent:
20130002573 - Information processing apparatus and a method for controlling the same: According to one embodiment, an information processing apparatus includes a touchscreen display, a touchpad display module, and a pointer display module. The touchscreen display includes a touchpanel and a display. The touchpad display module is configured to display, on a display screen of the display, a virtual touchpad window includes... Agent:
20130002578 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program and remote control system: Systems and methods for modifying one or more touch sensitive regions of a touch device are provided. In one aspect, the touch device may be provided as part of a display, such as a touch screen display. In various aspects, a processor may be configured to detect an operation performed... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130002595 - Information processing device, display switching method, program and recording medium: Disclosed is an information processing device that, for an information processing device provided with a plurality of display devices, has improved ease of use. Also provided are a display switching method, a program, and a recording medium. In the disclosed information processing device, a first housing provided with a first... Agent: Nec Corporation
20130002594 - Information processing method and apparatus: An information processing apparatus comprising a touch screen which detects a touch input by a user detects the position and pressure of each of a plurality of pressed points corresponding to a plurality of touch inputs existing at the same time on a touch screen. Then, the front/rear overlap relationship... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002584 - Low power touch screen overlays for providing tactile feedback: Tactile feedback for touch screens is provided by an overlay structure disposed on the top surface of the touch screen. This overlay structure can be in either of two states. In the first state (non-typing), the overlay structure has a uniform top surface. In the second state (typing), the overlay... Agent:
20130002589 - Method and apparatus for controlling information scrolling on touch-screen: An apparatus to control playback of multimedia contents comprising a touch screen to display an information scroll controlling bar and a scroll pointer, the information scroll controlling bar and the scroll pointer being included in an information scroll controlling region, and a controller to sense a touch at the scroll... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130002567 - Method and system of implementing multi-touch panel gestures in computer applications without multi-touch panel functions: A method and system allows the use of multi-touch panel gestures for PC games and applications where it is not natively supported by the games or applications. Each game or application can have its own gestures and key mappings with the use of multiple profiles available to the user of... Agent:
20130002570 - Mobile terminal: A mobile terminal as broadly described herein may comprise a terminal body including a display module, a touch sensor disposed to overlap the display module and configured to be touch sensitive, haptic modules mounted at the body, and a controller configured to feed a current to at least one of... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130002585 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof: A mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to wirelessly communicate with at least one other terminal; a display unit including a touchscreen; and a controller configured to display on the display unit a log information region representing page edges of an e-book executed on the mobile terminal, determine... Agent:
20130002586 - Mode switch method of multi-function touch panel: The mode switching method of multi-function touch panel comprises a touch panel receiving a touch signal and identifying whether the touch signal is a multi-touch signal; if the touch signal is a multi-touch signal, the multi-function touch panel performing multi-touch mode; if the touch signal is not a multi-touch signal,... Agent:
20130002590 - Mode switching: Based on one or more characteristics of a received translation input, a computing device is switched between two or more states. The translation input may be a touch input, for example a drag operation. The states may relate to locked and unlocked states, idle screens, or other suitable examples.... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130002566 - Multi-surface touch sensitive apparatus and method: In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, an apparatus comprises a first side, second side and touch sensitive layer, the touch sensitive layer coupled with the apparatus and comprising a wiring pattern for receiving a touch signal, the touch sensitive layer having a first portion opposing the... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130002576 - Remote controller and image display apparatus controllable by remote controller: A remote controller and an image display apparatus controllable by the remote controller are disclosed. The image display apparatus includes a display, an interface for receiving from the remote controller a signal based on a motion of the remote controller or a signal based on a touch input on the... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130002592 - Smart keyboard management for a multifunction device with a touch screen display: A method is performed at a multifunction device with a touch screen display. The method includes displaying a text entry interface with a soft keyboard in a first area and a viewing area with a first size to display scrollable information. The method detects a finger gesture on the viewing... Agent:
20130002588 - Touch location detecting panel having a simple layer structure: The present invention relates to a touch location detecting panel and, more particularly, to a touch location panel having a plurality of sensing areas arranged two-dimensionally. The touch location detecting panel of the invention has on a surface at one side of a single film a plurality of sensing areas... Agent:
20130002569 - Touch screen panel: A touch screen panel includes a thin film substrate having sensing patterns formed thereon that is implemented as an isotropic film, and a polarizing plate is disposed on the sensing patterns so that it is possible to minimize or reduce degradation of image quality. The touch screen panel includes a... Agent:
20130002597 - Touch sensor-equipped display device: Provided is a touch sensor-equipped display device that is not susceptible to the effect of noise caused by the reversal of polarity of the common voltage of the display device, without using special circuits. The touch sensor-equipped display device includes: a touch sensor unit 7 having a plurality of sensor... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002591 - Virtual object adjustment via physical object detection: Various embodiments related to the location and adjustment of a virtual object on a display in response to a detected physical object are disclosed. One disclosed embodiment provides a computing device comprising a multi-touch display, a processor and memory comprising instructions executable by the processor to display on the display... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130002598 - Circuits and methods for tracking multiple objects relative to a touch-sensitive interface: An integrated circuit includes a processor configured to receive position data corresponding to positions of objects relative to a touch-sensitive interface. The processor is configured to determine a first index point for the position data and a second index point of previous position data corresponding to previous positions of the... Agent:
20130002604 - Communication device and method: The invention relates to a user interaction arrangement for interaction with a user using a pointing object. The arrangement comprises: a detector for detecting position of said object, a controller for computing a distance of said object to a surface of a display, and an image generating part for generating... Agent: Sony Mobile Communications Ab
20130002605 - Control device for entering control commands into an electronic device: A control device for entering control commands into an electronic device. The control device includes a touch screen. Various control menus can be displayed on the touch screen. The touch screen is disposed behind a colored transparent cover and transparent or semitransparent sensors are disposed behind the colored transparent cover... Agent: Continental Automotive Gmbh
20130002608 - Human-machine interface: The invention relates to a human-machine interface comprising a tactile detection means 1 and a holder 2 intended to be mounted in a casing 3, said holder comprises an upper face 4 oriented towards a user of the human-machine interface and a lower face 5 opposite the upper face 4,... Agent: Valeo Systemes Thermiques
20130002599 - Method and apparatus for arbitrating among contiguous buttons on a capacitive touchscreen: Various embodiments of a capacitive touchscreen system and corresponding methods are described. A touchscreen controller is operably connected to a first plurality of drive electrodes, a second plurality of sense electrodes, and a host processor. The touchscreen controller has computer-readable button group programming instructions and data loaded into a first... Agent: Avago Technologies EcbuIP(singapore) Pte. Ltd.
20130002603 - Sensor module and display device: According to one embodiment, a sensor module includes a first sensor circuit, a second sensor circuit and a differential circuit. The first sensor circuit includes a first detection electrode, a first amplifier formed of a thin-film transistor and a first coupling capacitor. The second sensor circuit includes a second detection... Agent:
20130002607 - Single-axis capacitive multi-touch panel, system and method: The present invention is directed to a single-axis capacitive multi-touch panel, system and method. A multi-touch panel includes a substrate and some conductive lines formed on one side of the substrate, wherein the conductive lines are arranged in a single axis. A driving circuit, for producing an alternating-current signal, is... Agent:
20130002606 - Stylus and stylus circuitry for capacitive touch screens: A stylus for a capacitive touch screen includes an inverting charge integrator circuit is connected to a conductive tip for providing an output signal proportional to a charge induced at the conductive tip. An inverting amplifier generates an amplified signal proportional to the signal output from the inverting charge integrator.... Agent:
20130002602 - Systems and methods for touch screen image capture and display: Included are embodiments for touch screen image capture. Some embodiments include receiving data related to a multi-point touch from a multi-point input touch screen, the multi-point input touch screen configured to receive the multi-point touch from a user, determining, from the data related to the multi-point touch, a plurality of... Agent:
20130002601 - Touch device gesture recognition: A method for recognizing a gesture made on a touch sensitive device is provided. The method includes obtaining a record of positions for a touch from a touch device using a pad and initializing a vote count to select each of a plurality of gestures; selecting a method from a... Agent:
20130002600 - Touch sensitive device adaptive scaling: A method for performing adaptive scaling in a touch sensitive device including a touch pad is provided. The method includes obtaining a trajectory of touch positions from the touch pad; setting a first scaling factor; comparing an acceleration factor to a deceleration factor, and: setting a second scaling factor to... Agent:
20130002613 - Ambient correction in rolling image capture system: Embodiments are disclosed that relate to the correction of an image acquired in a rolling image capture system for ambient light. One embodiment provides a device comprising a screen, a rolling image capture system, a local light source, and a controller. The controller is configured to operate the local light... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130002611 - Camera module for an optical touch screen: The present invention relates to a camera module which senses the position of an on object touching a touch surface of an optical touch screen. The camera module comprises one or more lenses, an optical path converting unit, and an image sensor. Each of the lenses is arranged such that... Agent:
20130002609 - Optical navigation utilizing speed based algorithm selection: Embodiments of method and systems are disclosed. An embodiment of a method for optical navigation involves generating light at a light source, directing the light to a navigation surface, detecting light reflected from the navigation surface toward a sensor array, and generating movement information, which is indicative of movement of... Agent: Avago Technologies EcbuIP(singapore) Pte. Ltd.
20130002612 - Photo-sensor type touch device and light module and optical lens for the photo-sensor type touch device: A photo-sensor type touch device includes a screen, two light modules, a sensor, and a calculating unit. The screen has a displaying region to show images thereon. The light module emits linear invisible light to the displaying region. The invisible light is substantially perpendicular to a normal of the displaying... Agent: Asia Optical International Ltd.
20130002610 - Touch sensitive display device: A touch display device includes an interferometric modulator display panel and a processor. The display panel includes a plurality of pixel units. The pixel units each includes a fixed mirror including a reflective surface, at least one spacer, a transmovable mirror and at least one sensor. The at least one... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
20130002614 - Electromagnetic 3d stylus: A stylus system and method for determining the three-dimensional position and orientation of a stylus operating within a volume located above a surface of a display device is described. In some embodiments, the stylus system includes a stylus and a display device. The stylus senses one or more magnetic fields... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130002617 - Control system with serial interface: A control system with a serial interface is provided. The control system includes a programmable database, a first driver, at least one second driver, and a controller. A data is written into the programmable database through a programming method. The first driver is coupled to the programmable database via the... Agent: Novatek Microelectronics Corp.
20130002618 - Display and display control circuit: A display control circuit of a display performs generation of overdrive processed data and detection of a proper direction of overdriving from current frame uncompressed compressed data obtained by performing compression processing and uncompression processing on compressed data corresponding to image data of a current frame, and previous frame uncompressed... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20130002619 - Display apparatus and method for controlling the same: A display apparatus that can execute single unit calibration that is performed by displaying an image stored in the display apparatus in advance, and link calibration that is performed by displaying an image based on an image signal which is input from an external apparatus, comprises an execution unit that... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002624 - Display device: A display device of which frame can be narrowed and of which display characteristics are excellent is provided. In a display device including a switch portion or a buffer portion, a logic circuit portion, and a pixel portion, the pixel portion includes a first inverted staggered TFT and a pixel... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20130002621 - Display device and driving circuit: A display device is provided, including a panel having a plurality of display cells, wherein the display cells are respectively connected to a plurality of data lines and gate lines. A plurality of source driver chips output a plurality of pixel signals to the data lines, wherein each source driver... Agent: Himax Technologies Limited
20130002623 - Image display apparatus and control method: A communication unit that communicates with an information terminal; a control unit that controls the image display unit that displays an image; a storage unit that stores model data defining a model of web screen information for instructing the control of the display unit; and a transmitter that transmits the... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130002620 - Liquid crystal display and overdrive method thereof: A liquid crystal display (LCD) and an overdrive method of an LCD, which benefits multi-frame polarity inversion technology, are provided. A timing controller of an LCD receives a video and provides the following operations. In a case wherein a multi-frame polarity inversion manner is used, if a current frame that... Agent: Innocom Technology (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130002622 - Method of driving light-emitting device: Degradations in light emitting elements occur with the passage of time. The invention provides a method of driving a light-emitting device provided with a plurality of pixels, which includes a light-emitting means with a first and a second electrodes, a drive means for supplying the light-emitting means with a current... Agent: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
20130002615 - Stage circuit and scan driver using the same: A stage circuit includes a progressive driver and a concurrent driver, and a scan driver includes a plurality of stage circuits that are capable of supplying a scan signal to scan lines progressively and concurrently (e.g., simultaneously).... Agent:
20130002616 - Thin film transistor, and pixel and organic light emitting display device having the same: A thin film transistor, a pixel, and an organic light emitting diode (OLED) display including the same are disclosed. The thin film transistor includes a connection to the channel region separate from connections to the source and drain.... Agent: Samsung Mobile Display Co., Ltd.
20130002626 - Display device: In a pixel memory portion of a display device, as corresponding to each pixel memory unit, there are provided a flip-flop (11), a voltage selection portion (12), which selects either white display voltage (VW) or black display voltage (VBL) in accordance with an output signal (Qn+1, Qn+1B) from the flip-flop... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002625 - Pixel structure and method of driving the same: A pixel structure includes a scan line, a data line, a driving device, a first pixel electrode, an insulating layer and a second pixel electrode. The driving device is electrically connected to the scan line and the data line. The first pixel electrode is electrically connected to the driving device.... Agent: Au Optronics Corporation
20130002627 - Gate driver and display apparatus using the same: A gate driver includes a gate driving logic circuit for generating a plurality of switch signals, a plurality of output modules each including a modulation circuit for responding to one of the plurality of switch signals to generate an intermediate signal at an intermediate terminal, a buffer for responding to... Agent:
20130002628 - Method for driving plasma display device, plasma display device, and plasma display system: In a plasma display apparatus displaying a stereoscopic image, crosstalk is reduced and an address discharge is caused stably. For this purpose, in the plasma display apparatus displaying a stereoscopic image, each field has a plurality of subfields, each having a sustain period where an up-ramp waveform voltage is applied... Agent:
20130002638 - Backplane device for a spatial light modulator and method for operating a backplane device: A backplane device for a spatial light modulator for generating a two-dimensional and/or three-dimensional representation of a scene or of content. The spatial light modulator includes pixels having pixel addresses and being electronically controllable by the backplane device for assigning pixel values to the pixels. The backplane device comprises at... Agent: Seereal Technologies S.a.
20130002635 - Display device, display device driving method, and electronic apparatus: A display device includes a pixel array portion and a driving portion for driving the pixel array portion. The pixel array portion includes row scanning lines, column signal lines, and pixels arranged in a matrix form at intersections of the scanning lines and the signal lines. The driving portion includes... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130002629 - Electronic device having power saving display mode: An exemplary electronic device includes a display, a battery, a battery detection module, and a control module. The display displays an operation interface when the electronic device is powered on. The display includes a top section for displaying one part of the operation interface and a bottom section for displaying... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co.,ltd.
20130002634 - Flexible pixel element and signal distribution means: Discreet flexible pixel elements connected in series comprise flexible pixel strings that are conformably applied to irregular shapes and surfaces thereby to produce free-form electronic displays and signage. Means for serial connection of discreet flexible pixel elements enable efficient power, data and control signal distribution. Image data conversion means translates... Agent: Daktronics, Inc.
20130002636 - Lcd driving circuit using operational amplifier and lcd display apparatus using the same: In an operational amplifier, a control unit switches an operation mode between first and second operation modes. A first output drive stage circuit section is configured to amplify a first input signal differentially-amplified by a first or a second input differential stage circuit section to output as a first drive... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20130002633 - Organic light emitting display device and method of driving the same: An organic light emitting display device and a method of driving the same. In a method of driving an organic light emitting display device including a second capacitor having a first terminal coupled to a gate electrode of a driving transistor and a first capacitor coupled between the gate electrode... Agent:
20130002632 - Pixel and organic light emitting display using the same: A pixel includes an organic light emitting diode (OLED) having a cathode electrode coupled to a second power source, a first transistor having a first electrode coupled to a first power source, the first transistor being configured to control a magnitude of a current supplied from the first power source... Agent:
20130002637 - Pixel circuit, image display apparatus, driving method therefor and driving method of electronic device: A pixel circuit has a light emitting element and a driver electrically connected to the light emitting element. A reverse bias voltage is applied to the driver to reduce a shift amount of a threshold voltage of the driver.... Agent:
20130002630 - Scan driver and organic light emitting display using the same: Embodiments may provide a scan driver including a plurality of stages for simultaneously outputting first scan signals in a simultaneous driving period and for progressively outputting second scan signals in a progressive driving period, wherein each of the stages includes a first signal processing unit coupled to an input terminal,... Agent:
20130002631 - Transformer and display device using the same: There is provided a transformer capable of significantly reducing leakage inductance while satisfying safety standards. The transformer includes: a winding part having a plurality of coils wound on an outer peripheral surface of a cylindrically-shaped body part while being stacked thereon; and a terminal connection part extended from one end... Agent: Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.
20130002639 - Dc-dc converter and organic light emitting display including the same: A DC-DC converter and an organic light emitting display including the same are disclosed. The DC-DC converter generates first and second power voltages for the organic light emitting display with an inverting converter and a boost converter. The current of the converters is monitored, and if the currents exceed a... Agent: Samsung Mobile Display Co., Ltd.
20130002644 - Differential amplifier, method for inverting output polarity of the same, and source driver: A differential amplifier includes: an output amplifier circuit; a bias circuit; and a pulse applying circuit. The output amplifier circuit receives a positive gradation voltage and a negative gradation voltage alternately by an input stage circuit and supplies a drive voltage generated based on the gradation voltage to a display... Agent: Renesas Electronics Corporation
20130002641 - Display device and method for driving the same: A display device includes a display panel having a plurality of gate lines and a plurality of data lines crossing each other and pixels formed at intersections thereof; a gate driving circuit that generates a gate pulse based on a gate power voltage and applies the gate pulse to the... Agent:
20130002643 - Display device and method of driving the same: A display device and a method of driving the same are provided. The display device includes a plurality of display pixels, a plurality of data lines that are connected to the display pixels, and a plurality of sensing lines that are connected to the display pixels. Each display pixel includes:... Agent: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
20130002642 - Display device with power source supply scan circuits and driving method thereof: A display device includes a pixel array unit having pixels disposed in a matrix shape, each pixel including an electro-optical element, a write transistor for sampling and writing an input signal voltage, a holding capacitor for holding a signal voltage written by the write transistor, and a driver transistor for... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130002640 - Driving circuit of a pixel of a liquid crystal display panel and driving method thereof: A driving circuit of a pixel includes a driving capacitor for driving liquid crystals according to a voltage difference between first and second ends of the driving capacitor, a reference voltage source for providing a reference voltage, a first data line for providing a first driving voltage, a second data... Agent:
20130002651 - Apparatus and method for texture level of detail computation: A graphic processing system to compute a texture level of detail. An embodiment of the graphic processing system includes a memory device, a driver, and level of detail computation logic. The memory device is configured to implement a first lookup table. The first lookup table is configured to provide a... Agent: Vivante Corporation
20130002666 - Display device for displaying video, eyewear device for assisting in viewing video, video system with display device and eyewear device, and control method of video system: The instant application describes display device for switching display mode between first display mode for displaying stereoscopic images with eyewear device which adjusts incident light amounts to the left and right eyes, and second display mode different from the first display mode. The display device includes signal generator which generates... Agent:
20130002664 - Display device, eyewear device and video system: The instant application describes a display device for switching a display mode between a first display mode for displaying a stereoscopic image with an eyewear device, and a second display mode, which is different from the first display mode. The display device includes a signal generator, which generates a timing... Agent:
20130002659 - Graphics processing unit-based fast cone beam computed tomography reconstruction: Techniques, apparatus and systems are disclosed for performing graphics processor unit (GPU)-based fast cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) reconstruction algorithm based on a small number of x-ray projections. In one aspect a graphics processor unit (GPU) implemented method of reconstructing a cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) image includes receiving, at... Agent: The Regents Of The University Of California
20130002665 - High resolution autostereoscopic display apparatus with interlaced image: An autostereoscopic display apparatus includes a backlight unit, a polarizing plate disposed in front of the backlight unit; a display panel displaying a left eye image and a right eye image by interlacing pixel lines of the left and right eye images alternately and sequentially; a lenticular lens sheet, disposed... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130002648 - Managing satellite and aerial image data in a composite document: A method in a computing device for generating a composite document includes receiving drawing data from a user interface, where the drawing data includes a plurality of two-dimensional shapes, and generating a first data structure that includes the received drawing data. The method further includes receiving a reference to a... Agent: Google Inc.
20130002647 - Managing web page data in a composite document: A composite document system is implemented as instructions stored on a computer-readable medium. When executed on a processor, the instructions cause the processor to receive model data that describes a three-dimensional model of an object, where the three-dimensional model is generated using a modeling software, and where the model data... Agent: Google Inc.
20130002657 - Medical image processing apparatus: According to one embodiment, a medical image processing apparatus includes an image obtaining unit, a three-dimensional medical image generating unit, a correction information obtaining unit, a display angle correcting unit, and a display unit. The image obtaining unit obtains medical image data including an object. The three-dimensional medical image generating... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20130002646 - Method and system for navigating, segmenting, and extracting a three-dimensional image: A method for navigating a three-dimensional (3D) image includes accessing a 3D image dataset, generating a 3D mesh corresponding to a 3D segmentation result using the 3D image dataset, displaying a 3D surface rendering of the 3D surface mesh, and navigating the 3D image based on a manual input received... Agent: General Electric Company
20130002655 - Method of displaying stereoscopic images, and stereoscopic image display device: A method of displaying stereoscopic images includes synchronizing a first image frame with a first shutter in accordance with a first shutter control signal and synchronizing a second image frame with a second shutter in accordance with a second shutter control signal, adding a first modification voltage to the first... Agent:
20130002649 - Mobile augmented reality system: Embodiments of the invention relate to systems, apparatuses and methods to provide image data, augmented with related data, to be displayed on a mobile computing device. Embodiments of the invention display a live view augmented with information identifying an object amongst other objects. Embodiments of the invention may utilize other... Agent:
20130002663 - Multi-core geometry processing in a tile based rendering system: A method and an apparatus are provided for combining multiple independent tile-based graphic cores. An incoming geometry stream is split into a plurality of streams and sent to respective tile based graphics processing cores. Each one generates a separate tiled geometry list as described. These may be combined into a... Agent:
20130002662 - Stereoscopic display apparatus and method for driving stereoscopic display apparatus: A stereoscopic display apparatus includes: a plurality of light-emitting devices; a power supply line for supplying current to the light-emitting devices; a switching device provided on the power supply line; a glasses control circuit which generates a glasses control signal for setting, in a pair of shutter-type glasses, a non-viewable... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130002661 - Stereoscopic image display apparatus and method of controlling same: Designated positions in a left-eye image and in a right-eye image are detected. The dominant eye is input and, if there is a position designation made by the observer, the coordinate position of the designated position is calculated in each of the left-eye and right-eye images. A template image is... Agent:
20130002652 - Stereoscopic image display device and driving method thereof: Provided is a stereoscopic image display device which comprises: an image control unit for outputting a left eye image and a right eye image; an image panel for displaying the left eye image and the right eye image; and glasses consisting of a left eye glass and a right eye... Agent: Lg Display Co., Ltd.
20130002650 - Stereoscopic image display method and display timing controller: A stereoscopic image display method is provided. The method comprises the following steps of: receiving stereoscopic information; generating a left-eye image, a right-eye image and a common sub-image according to the stereoscopic information, wherein the common sub-image is a common part of the left-eye image and the right-eye image; and... Agent: Acer Incorporated
20130002660 - Stereoscopic video display device and operation method of stereoscopic video display device: Because a human being has independent visual capabilities in right and left eyes, a right-eye image and a left-eye image constituting a stereoscopic content video are visually recognized as different images (apart from the difference due to disparity), and as a result, stereoscopic viewing may not be performed successfully. Disclosed... Agent:
20130002656 - System and method for combining 3d text with 3d content: A method and system are defined for best positioning text in a 3D manner into associated 3D content by determining parallax information from the 3D content and by using such parallax information together with one or more requirements supplied by a user or producer for best positioning text in a... Agent: Thomson Licensing
20130002645 - Systems and methods for multimedia conversion: Various embodiments are described for performing multimedia conversion. One embodiment is a method implemented in a multimedia conversion system for converting two-dimensional (2D) multimedia data to stereoscopic multimedia data. The method comprises determining, for each scan line in a frame of the 2D multimedia data, an absolute difference between pixel... Agent: Cyberlink Corp.
20130002653 - Three dimensional image display device and driving method thereof: In a 3D image display device and a driving method thereof, a left-eye image and a right-eye image are displayed at a 3D display frequency higher than a 2D display frequency in a 3D mode. The left-eye image or the right-eye image is applied to a data line as data... Agent:
20130002654 - Three-dimensional glasses and method for operating the same: A three-dimensional (3D) glasses and a method for operating the same are provided. The 3D glasses includes a first lens, a second lens, an infrared receiver and a control unit. The infrared receiver receives an infrared signal to output a digital control signal. The control unit is coupled to the... Agent: Coretronic Corporation
20130002667 - Using smart objects in a virtual universe to conserve computing resources: Described herein are some embodiments that use smart objects in a virtual universe to conserve computing resources. Some embodiments describe detecting that a virtual object of the virtual universe enters a resource conservation area in the virtual universe. Some embodiments further include, in response to determining that the virtual object... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130002658 - Vehicle navigation device and method: In a database usable for a navigation device, object data units comprising information for a three-dimensional displaying of objects like buildings are provided. At least one of the object data units comprises an adjustable height parameter for adjusting a height of the corresponding object when displayed.... Agent:
20130002669 - Method and apparatus for expressing rigid area based on expression control points: A method and apparatus for expressing a rigid area based on expression control points that express a motion change of the rigid area with respect to an input expression. The method and apparatus express the rigid area by interpolating a change of expression of an avatar using a weight applied... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130002670 - Method and device for forming surface processing data: A polygon-meshed surface of a product is divided into regions, and a texture GA is mapped in an initial region A. The boundary line of an adjacent region B is multiplexed outward, and an overlapped region D is provided between the initial region and the adjacent region, and a region... Agent: Calsonic Kansei Corporation
20130002668 - Systems and methods for displaying, viewing and navigating three dimensional representations: A computer program product is tangibly embodied on a computer-readable medium and includes executable code that, when executed, is configured to cause a data processing apparatus to display multiple objects in a three dimensional (3D) representation, where the multiple objects are visual representations of real objects, and display a subset... Agent: Bmc Software Inc.
20130002671 - Point-based guided importance sampling: A computer-animated scene illuminated by indirect light is shaded. The scene is comprised of sample locations on a surface element of an object in the scene. A point cloud representation of the scene is generated. Optionally, an importance map of the scene, based on the point cloud representation, is generated.... Agent: Dreamworks Animation LLC
20130002672 - Ray tracing system architectures and methods: Aspects comprise systems implementing 3-D graphics processing functionality in a multiprocessing system. Control flow structures are used in scheduling instances of computation in the multiprocessing system, where different points in the control flow structure serve as points where deferral of some instances of computation can be performed in favor of... Agent:
20130002673 - Volume rendering using n-pass sampling: A system and method for increasing resolution of an object and increasing rendering speed by rendering with a lesser density for non-object regions. The system and method includes sampling a plurality of first rays in a first density through a volume, each first ray being in a separate section, if... Agent: Siemens Medical Solutions Usa, Inc.
20130002674 - Media reproduction device: A media reproduction device that compresses and decompresses images for display on the media reproduction device.... Agent:
20130002676 - Computer implemented systems and methods for visualizing organizational connections: Disclosed are systems, apparatus, methods and computer-readable media for updating and visualizing information stored in a database system over a network. In some implementations, a request to generate a graphical representation of an organizational chart associated with an organization is received. In various implementations, a first individual to include in... Agent: Salesforce.com, Inc.
20130002675 - Subscriber data analysis and graphical rendering: Analysis and graphical rendering of subscriber data is provided. A data analysis component is provided that obtains a set of subscriber data, correlates various subsets of the subscriber data to determine a plurality of data relationships, and graphical renders the subscriber data as a heat map, a fractal map, a... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20130002677 - Shape data generation method and apparatus: A disclosed method is a shape data generation method including: identifying, from among a plural vertices of a first shape to be transformed, one or plural first vertices satisfying a predetermined condition including a condition that a normal line of a vertex to be processed crosses with a second shape... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20130002681 - Handheld electronic device and associated method providing time data in a messaging environment: An improved handheld electronic device and an associated method are provided in which time data regarding certain aspects of a messaging conversation on a handheld electronic device are made available to a user. Such time data is provided, for instance, in situations where an interruption has occurred during a messaging... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130002678 - Rendering a text image following a line: A graphics or image rendering system, such as a map image rendering system, receives image data from an image database in the form of vector data that defines various image objects, such as roads, geographical boundaries, etc., and textures defining text strings to be displayed on the image to provide,... Agent: Google Inc.
20130002679 - Rendering a text image using texture map character center encoding: A graphics or image rendering system, such as a map image rendering system, receives image data from an image database in the form of vector data that defines various image objects, such as roads, geographical boundaries, etc., and textures defining text strings to be displayed on the image to provide,... Agent: Google Inc.
20130002680 - Rendering a text image using texture map character center encoding with character reference encoding: A graphics or image rendering system, such as a map image rendering system, receives image data from an image database in the form of vector data that defines various image objects, such as roads, geographical boundaries, etc., and textures defining text strings to be displayed on the image to provide,... Agent: Google Inc.
20130002682 - Electronic device with function of mapping human movement to digital model and method thereof: An electronic device includes a human movement data receiving module, a digital model providing module, a human movement mapping module, and an animated image displaying module. The human movement data receiving module receives human movement data produced by the gyroscopes which are attached to different parts of a human. Each... Agent: Fu Tai Hua Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
20130002683 - Method, apparatus and client device for displaying expression information: A method for displaying expression information is disclosed, which is applied to an instant messaging system and which includes following steps: a client receives or sends expression information through a chat window; the client transforms attributes of the chat window and an expression image corresponding to the expression information according... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
20130002684 - Methods and apparatus to draw animations: Methods and apparatus to draw animations are disclosed. An example method includes writing a first frame of information into a first buffer, writing a second frame of information into a second buffer, displaying the first frame of information, displaying the second frame of information, and updating the first buffer using... Agent:
20130002685 - Bonded double substrate approach to solve laser drilling problems: This disclosure provides systems, methods and apparatus for bonding a device substrate formed of a substantially transparent material to a carrier substrate. A laser etch stop layer may be formed on the device substrate. The carrier substrate may be coated with a releasable layer, such as a polymer layer. Vias... Agent: Qualcomm Mems Technologies, Inc.
20130002686 - Media action script acceleration apparatus, system and method: Exemplary apparatus, method, and system embodiments provide for processing an action script for a graphical image for visual display. An exemplary apparatus comprises: a first memory; first circuitry configured to convert a plurality of descriptive elements of the action script into a plurality of operational codes; and second circuitry configured... Agent: Leonovus Usa Inc.
20130002687 - Multimedia content receiving and broadcasting device: A lighting device equipped with means for receiving and delivering multimedia content is described. Such a device can be mounted on any type of pre-existing standard lamp-holder so as to transform it into a sophisticated system for providing adjustable lighting and for delivering multimedia content that can be updated as... Agent:
20130002688 - Method for controlling multiple displays and system thereof: A method and system for controlling multiple displays is provided. The disclosed method is used to control a plurality of graphics processing units (GPUs), wherein every GPU controls one or more displays. The method includes the following steps: providing a graphical interface the same to a graphical program library of... Agent: Via Technologies, Inc.
20130002689 - Maximizing parallel processing in graphics processors: Methods and systems may include a computing system having a graphics processor with a three-dimensional (3D) pipeline, one or more processing units, and compute kernel logic to process two-dimensional (2D) command. A graphics processing unit (GPU) scheduler may dispatch the 2D command directly to the one or more processing units.... Agent:
20130002691 - Batching graphics operations with time stamp tracking: A method and an apparatus for updating graphics resource usage according to a stream of graphics commands atomically submitted to a graphics processing unit (GPU) are described. The stream of graphics commands may be received from a plurality of graphics APIs (application programming interfaces) by a graphics driver. Availability of... Agent:
20130002690 - Display device and image-information processing apparatus equipped with the same: An optical absorption layer having a plurality of openings corresponding to lenses is provided between a lens array and a first electrode. An edge of each of the openings is provided such that light entering in a normal direction of a substrate and traveling through an area where the corresponding... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002692 - Graphics stack system and method: A system and method are provided for drawing graphics, such as to display a user interface on a display of a mobile device. A graphics stack is used to store pre-computed coordinate values to improve performance for drawing graphics, such as to display a user interface on a display of... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130002693 - Video display apparatus, buffer management method and video display system: One embodiment provides a video display apparatus, including: a buffer configured to receive data; a buffer controller configured to control the buffer; and a reproduction part configured to reproduce the data accumulated in the buffer, wherein, when reproduction from an arbitrary position is designated for a time during which the... Agent:
20130002695 - Display device, television receiver, display device control method, programme, and recording medium: A display device (10) includes: a display section (23) which displays a picture; a user specifying section (130) which specifies a user viewing the display device; an image quality specifying section (170) which, in a case where the user specifying section (130) has specified a plurality of users, (i) obtains,... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002694 - Image processing apparatus and method: An image processing apparatus. The image processing apparatus may perform filtering to emphasize a surface lighting of a low frequency band from an input lighting environment image, and may also perform at least one virtual point light (VPL) sampling from the input lighting environment image. The image processing apparatus may... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130002696 - Computer based models of printed material: Computer based models for printed materials.... Agent:
20130002700 - Color and symbol coded visual cues for relating screen items to each other: A graphic symbol is created having a specified pattern and being associated with at least a first graphical object. Color attribute(s) is/are designated for the graphic symbol. While displaying related graphical object(s), the created graphic symbol and its specified pattern and color attribute(s) are retained within such displayed related graphical... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130002697 - Historical alarm analysis apparatus and method: A method includes partitioning alarms into two or more alarm groups. The alarms are associated with operation of an industrial process system performing a process, and each alarm has multiple states. The method also includes generating a graphical display for presentation to a user. The graphical display identifies at least... Agent: Honeywell International Inc.
20130002699 - Image processing apparatus and an image processing method: To generate a high-quality mosaic image even in a case where a material image having a shape different from that of a region in which the material image is to be placed is used. A target image is divided into a plurality of different-sized regions. The size of a material... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002701 - Systems for displaying images on portable display devices and head-mountable displays, methods for controlling such systems, and computer-readable storage media storing instructions for controlling such systems: A system includes a head-mountable display and a portable information processor. The portable information processor includes a determination device that determines whether communication between a head-mountable display and the portable information processor is enabled. The portable information processor includes an identification device that identifies at least a portion of image... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002698 - Virtual lens-rendering for augmented reality lens: Techniques for displaying content using an augmented reality device are described. Embodiments provide a visual scene for display, the visual scene captured using one or more camera devices of the augmented reality device. Embodiments adjust physical display geometry characteristics of the visual scene to correct for optimal projection. Additionally, illumination... Agent: Disney Enterprises, Inc.
20130002702 - Image-based backgrounds for images: In accordance with one or more aspects of the image-based backgrounds for images, an image is analyzed in order to identify a color that represents the image. An enhanced background is generated based at least in part on the identified color, and both the image and the enhanced background are... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20130002704 - Liquid crystal display device: A liquid crystal display device includes: a first substrate, on which a reference potential trunk line that supplies a reference potential to a plurality of sub-pixels and a switching element of each of the plurality of sub-pixels, are disposed; and a second substrate, on which a display signal line that... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002703 - Non-real-time dither using a programmable matrix: A dither unit with a programmable kernel matrix in which each indexed location/entry may store one or more dither values. Each dither value in a respective entry of the kernel matrix may correspond to the number of bits that are truncated during dithering. During dithering of each pixel of an... Agent:
20130002705 - Rendering a text image following a line: A graphics or image rendering system, such as a map image rendering system, receives image data from an image database in the form of vector data that defines various image objects, such as roads, geographical boundaries, etc., and textures defining text strings to be displayed on the image to provide,... Agent: Google Inc.
20130002709 - Display control apparatus, display control program product, and display control system: A display control apparatus includes a judgment unit configured to judge a type of the multi-image file which contains a plurality of sets of image data and has a predetermined common extension, by reading out type information from the multi-image file, a selecting unit configured to select, from among a... Agent: Nikon Corporation
20130002711 - Image processing apparatus, oct imaging apparatus, tomographic imaging system, control method, and program: An image processing apparatus capable of acquiring OCT tomographic images that can be captured by an OCT imaging apparatus configured to scan a target to be captured with low-coherence light along a predetermined main scanning line. The image processing apparatus includes an image acquisition unit configured to acquire a plurality... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002706 - Method and apparatus for customizing a display screen of a user interface: A method is provided for controlling and customizing a display screen of a user interface which includes at least two sections of display elements with the display elements of one section being displayed in a different manner, such as being sized greater, than the display elements of another section. The... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130002707 - Method and device for enhancing scrolling and other operations on a display: A method (1500) and electronic device (100) for enhancing scrolling operations along a display (101) is disclosed. The method (1500) includes detecting (1501) that an event has occurred, altering (1502) the presentation of data elements (601,602) by introducing visible spatial separation (603) between the adjacent data elements (601,602) in response... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc.
20130002708 - Method, apparatus, and computer program product for presenting interactive dynamic content in front of static content: Provided herein is a technique by which static content may be presented in an underlying relationship to dynamic content. An example method may include providing for display of static content and providing for display of dynamic content, where the static content may be displayed in an underlying relationship relative to... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130002710 - Selective display of ocr'ed text and corresponding images from publications on a client device: Text is extracted from a source image of a publication using an Optical Character Recognition (OCR) process. A document is generated containing text segments of the extracted text. The document includes a control module that responds to user interactions with the displayed document. Responsive to a user selection of a... Agent: Google Inc.
20130002712 - Image display device and image display method: An image display device is configured to cut out and display a moving object within an omnidirectional image. The image display device includes: a moving object position acquisition unit configured to acquire a position of the moving object within the omnidirectional image; a determination unit configured to determine whether to... Agent: Panasonic Corporation
20130002716 - Customizable flip and browse overlays in an interactive television system: Systems and methods are provided for customizing the display of interactive television overlays. A condition related to the display of an overlay on top of video for a television channel may be defined for each of a plurality of television channels. A default set of information types for an interactive... Agent: United Video Properties, Inc.
20130002714 - Display control apparatus and method for controlling display: In providing a user interface displayed in a tabbed format, a display control apparatus displays information effectively on a limited display screen, particularly in a tab display area. To effectively use the tab display area, a currently selected tab is displayed smaller than non-selected tabs that may be selected later.... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
20130002715 - Image sequence reconstruction based on overlapping measurement subsets: A compressive imaging mechanism for increasing the rate at which images can be acquired and reconstructed. An incident light stream is modulated with a time sequence of spatial patterns using a light modulator. The modulated light stream is sensed with a light sensor to obtain a time sequence (stream) of... Agent:
20130002713 - Method for making an object secure, and corresponding object: A method for making an object secure comprises creating a multi-layer graphic signature by superposing, in partial or total transparency, a first random graphic element on a first layer to a second graphic element on a second layer, and storing the graphic signature on or in the object. The method... Agent: Hologram Industries
20130002717 - Positional context determination with multi marker confidence ranking: An augmented reality (AR) system receives image data from a camera of mobile device. The image data includes images of objects in the field of view of and at least two markers. A repository contains position information for objects and markers that may potentially appear in an image. The AR... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20130002718 - Image display apparatus, image display control method and program: Provided are an apparatus and a method that, in a configuration where a rotational movement of the apparatus causes switching of displayed data, effectively control display even when the apparatus has gone beyond a defined operating range. In a configuration where update processing of displayed data is executed on the... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130002719 - Apparatus and associated methods related to touch sensitive displays: In one or more embodiments described herein, there is provided an apparatus which comprises at least one processor and at least one memory including computer program code. The at least one memory and the computer program code are configured to, with the at least one processor, cause the apparatus to... Agent: Nokia Corporation
20130002721 - Display device, portable terminal, method for controlling the display device, and program product: A display device includes: a display section for displaying, in an editing screen, a preview display region showing print data on a printing medium image; an operating section for specifying an arbitrary position in the preview display region; and a display control section for performing display control of the display... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation
20130002720 - System and method for magnifying a webpage in an electronic device: A system and method for magnifying a webpage displayed on a touch screen of an electronic device includes defining a magnification instruction for magnifying content of the webpage on the touch screen, a trigger instruction for each of an automatic mode and a manual mode. The method detects an input... Agent: Chi Mei Communication Systems, Inc.
20130002722 - Adaptive text font and image adjustments in smart handheld devices for improved usability: Systems and methods of operating a system may involve obtaining an image from a front-facing camera of the system, and conducting a facial distance analysis on the image. In addition, a visualization characteristic of display content associated with the system may be modified based at least in part on the... Agent:
20130002723 - Systems and methods for displaying and viewing data models: A computer program product is tangibly embodied on a computer-readable medium and includes executable code that, when executed, is configured to cause a data processing apparatus to display multiple objects in a single pane, where the multiple objects are visual representations of real objects and the multiple objects are dynamically... Agent: Bmc Software Inc.
20130002724 - Wearable computer with curved display and navigation tool: Disclosed are systems, methods, and devices for interfacing with a wearable heads-up display via a touch-operable input device. The wearable heads-up display may include a display element for receiving and displaying display information received from a processor, and may also include a wearable frame structure supporting the display element and... Agent: Google Inc.
20130002725 - Mobile terminal and display controlling method therein: A mobile terminal including a communication unit configured to communicate with at least one external terminal; a memory configured to store at least first and second operating systems including at least first and second modes, respectively; and a controller configured to activate the first mode using the first operating system,... Agent:
20130002726 - System and method for navigating a mobile device user interface with a directional sensing device: An electronic mobile device includes a display for displaying a graphical element. A tilt sensor is configured to sense first and second tilt angles of the mobile device. A processor is coupled to the display and the tilt sensor and configured to move the graphical element relative to the display... Agent: Research In Motion Limited
20130002732 - Circuit configuration and method for controlling particularly segmented led background illumination: A circuit arrangement for controlling a segmented LED backlight in particular, comprises a generator (50) with a first input (10) to be supplied with a synchronizing signal (SYNC) that comprises image frequency information and/or line frequency information of a display unit, a second input (20) to be supplied with a... Agent: Austriamicrosystems Ag
20130002730 - Display module, manufacturing method thereof, and display device: A display module includes a light emitting element array and a lens array. The light emitting element array includes a plurality of light emitting elements arranged on a substrate and driven by driving signal to emit light. A lens array is configured to focus light emitted by the respective light... Agent: Oki Data Corporation
20130002734 - Driving method for display device: A liquid crystal display includes pixels each having an switching element, drain drivers and gate drivers for operating the switching elements and the pixels, and drain lines and gate lines supplying signals from the drain drivers and the gate drivers to the switching elements being formed on one of a... Agent: Hitachi Displays, Ltd.
20130002728 - Duty cycle calculation and implementation for solid state illuminators: A display uses x illuminator systems to produce x primary colors and y overlap colors, which are combinations of primary colors, to illuminate a spatial light modulator in a display system. A first set of n duty cycles for the x primary colors over a frame is provided, wherein the... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated
20130002729 - Image display apparatus and method for operating the same: An image display apparatus and a method for operating the same are disclosed. The method for operating an image display apparatus includes entering a blackboard mode, receiving an image, inverting a gray level of the received image, and displaying the image with the inverted gray level. Accordingly, it is possible... Agent: Lg Electronics Inc.
20130002727 - Input device with multiple layers of luminous patterns: An input device with multiple layers of luminous patterns is provided. The input device includes an input interface, a first illumination module, a second illumination module and a circuit board. The circuit board is parallel with the first illumination module and the second illumination module. A first edge of the... Agent: Primax Electronics Ltd.
20130002731 - Light sensing device having a color sensor and a clear sensor for infrared rejection: A light sensing device has a first filter to block visible light in a light path. The light sensing device also has a first color sensor and a clear sensor, to detect light in the light path after the first filter. A light intensity calculator computes a measure of the... Agent:
20130002733 - Plasma display device driving method, plasma display device, and plasma display system: A plasma display apparatus usable as a 3D image display apparatus can reduce the crosstalk for a user who views a 3D image displayed on a plasma display panel through shutter glasses. For this purpose, the plasma display apparatus displays the 3D image on the plasma display panel having a... Agent:
20130002735 - Self-luminous display device and driving method of the same: A self-luminous display device includes: pixel circuits; and a drive signal generating circuit, wherein each of the pixel circuits includes a light-emitting diode, a drive transistor connected to a drive current path of the light-emitting diode, and a holding capacitor coupled to a control node of the drive transistor, and... Agent: Sony Corporation
20130002737 - Driving circuit and gray insertion method of liquid crystal display: A driving circuit and a gray insertion method of a liquid crystal display (LCD) are described. In the gray insertion method, whether a dynamic frame or a static frame display by the LCD is determined. When the LCD displays the dynamic frame, a gray insertion level of a frame of... Agent: Chunghwa Picture Tubes, Ltd.
20130002736 - Organic light emitting display and method of driving the same: An organic light emitting display is disclosed. The display includes a pixel unit for displaying a black image during a non-emission period and for displaying an image based on data during an emission period in every frame period. The display also includes a current sensor which determines current flowing in... Agent: Samsung Mobile Display Co., Ltd.
20130002738 - Testing circuit of dual gate cell panel and color display method for dualgate cell panel: A testing circuit of a dual gate cell panel and a color display method of the dual gate cell panel. There are many data lines and scan lines in the dual gate cell panel, and the data lines are divided into three groups, and the scan lines are divided into... Agent: Hannstar Display Corp.Previous industry: Communications: radio wave antennas
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